Journal Publications

2017

  • M. A. Bucher,  M. A. Ortega-Vazquez, D. S. Kirschen, G. Andersson “Robust Allocation of Reserves Considering Different Reserve Types and the Flexibility form HVDC,” IET Generation, Transmission & Distribution, Vol. PP, Issue 99, pp. 1-11, 2017, (accepted for publication). [url]
  • D. J. Olsen, M. R. Sarker and M. A. Ortega-Vazquez, “Optimal Penetration of Home Energy Management Systems in Distribution Networks,” IEEE Transactions on Smart Grid, Vol. PP, Issue 99, pp. XX-XX, 2017. [url]
  • J. E. Contreras-Ocaña, M. R. Sarker and M. A. Ortega-Vazquez, “Decentralized Coordination of a Building Manager and an Electric Vehicle Aggregator,” IEEE Transactions on Smart Grid, Vol. PP, Issue 99, pp. XX, 2017. [url]
  • M. R. Sarker, D. Olsen and M. A. Ortega-Vazquez, “Co-optimization of Distribution Transformer Aging and Energy Arbitrage using Electric Vehicles,” IEEE Transactions on Smart Grid, Vol. PP, Issue 99, pp. XX, 2017. [url]
  • R. Fernandez-Blanco, Y. Dvorkin and M. A. Ortega-Vazquez, “Probabilistic Security-Constrained Unit Commitment with Generation and Transmission Contingencies,” IEEE Transactions on Power Systems, Vol. 32, Issue 1, pp. 289-239, Jan. 2017.  [url]

2016

  • M. R. Sarker, Y. Dvorkin and M. A. Ortega-Vazquez, “Optimal Participation of an Electric Vehicle Aggregator in Day-Ahead Energy and Reserve Markets,” IEEE Transactions on Power Systems, Vol. 31, Issue 5, pp. 3056-3515,
    Sep. 2016. [url]

2015

  • Y. Dvorkin, M. A. Ortega-Vazuqez2 and D. S. Kirschen, “Wind Generation as a Reserve Provider“, IET Generation, Transmission & Distribution, Vol. 9, Issue 8, pp. 779-787, 2015. [url]
  •  M. R. Sarker, M. A. Ortega-Vazquez and D. S. Kirschen, “Optimal Coordination and Scheduling of Demand Response via Monetary Incentives,” IEEE Transactions on Smart Grid, Vol. 6, Issue 3, pp. 1341-1352, May 2015. [url]
  •  M. R. Sarker, H. Pandzic and M. A. Ortega-Vazquez, “Optimal Operation and Services Scheduling for an Electric Vehicle Battery Swapping Station,” IEEE Transactions on Power Systems, Vol. 30, Issue 2, pp. 901-910, Mar. 2015. [url]
  • Y. Dvorkin, H. Pandzic, M. A. Ortega-Vazquez and D. S. Kirschen, “A Hybrid Stochastic/Interval Approach to Transmission-Constrained Unit Commitment“, IEEE Transactions on Power Systems, Vol. 30, Issue 2, pp. 621-631, Mar. 2015. [url].

2014

  • Y. Dvorkin, D. S. Kirschen and M. A. Ortega-Vazquez, “Assessing the Flexibility Requirements in Power Systems,” IET Generation, Transmission & Distribution, Vol. 8, Issue 11, pp 1820-1830, Nov. 2014. [url]
  • M. A. Ortega-Vazquez, Optimal Scheduling of Electric Vehicle Charging and Vehicle-to-Grid Services at Household Level Including Battery Degradation and Price Uncertainty,” IET Generation, Transmission & Distribution, Vol.8 , Issue 6, pp. 1007-1016, Jun. 2014. [url]

2013

  • M. A. Ortega-Vazquez, F. Bouffard and V. Silva, “Electric Vehicle Aggregator/System Operator Coordination for Charging Scheduling and Services Procurement,” IEEE Transactions on Power Systems, Vol. 28, Issue 2, pp. 1806-1815, May 2013. [url]

2010

  • M. A. Ortega-Vazquez and D. S. Kirschen, “Assessing the Impact of Wind Power Generation on Operating Costs,” IEEE Transactions on Smart Grid, Vol. 1, Issue 3, pp. 295-301, Dec. 2010. [url]

2009

  • M. A. Ortega-Vazquez and D. S. Kirschen, “Estimating the Spinning Reserve Requirements in Systems with Significant Wind Power Generation Penetration1,” IEEE Transactions on Power Systems, Vol. 24, Issue 1, pp. 114-124, Feb. 2009. [url]

2008

  • M. A. Ortega-Vazquez and D. S. Kirschen, “Optimising the Spinning Reserve Requirements Considering Failures to Synchronise,” IET Generation, Transmission & Distribution, Vol. 2, Issue 5, pp. 655-665, Sep. 2008. [url]

2007

  • M. A. Ortega-Vazquez and D. S. Kirschen, “Optimizing the Spinning Reserve Requirements Using a Cost/Benefit Analysis,” IEEE Transactions on Power Systems, Vol. 22, Issue 1, pp. 24-33, Feb. 2007. [url]

2006

  • M. A. Ortega-Vazquez, D. S. Kirschen and D. Pudjianto, “Optimising the Scheduling of Spinning Reserve Considering the Cost of Interruptions,” IEE Proceedings-Generation, Transmission & Distribution, Vol. 153, Issue 5, pp. 570-575, Sep. 2006. [url]