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Dr. Kezunovic – Distinguished Research Award

Embedded is Dr. Kezunovic’s distinguished research award video Dr. Kezunovic.mp4

Recent Graduate Student Awards – Cheng (Peter) Qian

We are pleased to announce that Cheng (Peter) Qian received multiple awards this summer. Demonstration of Energy&Efficiency Development (DEED) student research fellowship and travel grant by completion of a research project with Bryan Texas Utilities (BTU). This award is offered by

IEEE PES Poster Award, Ikponmwosa Idehen

We were delighted to announce that Ikponmwosa Idehen, Senior Ph.D. student, won First Prize in the Graduate Student Poster contest at the 2018 IEEE Power and Energy Society General Meeting. Dr. Thomas Overbye is his supervising professor. Mr. Idehen’s poster is titled

Registration and Submissions are Opened for SGSMA 2019

For the IEEE International Conference on Smart Grid Synchronized Measurements and Analytics 2019 (SGSMA 2019), registration is available here. Submission is open for technical papers here. Proposals for panels, tutorials and workshops may also be submitted at the event’s website

New Advisory Board Member

Mr. Richard Doying (Executive Vice President of Operations, MISO) became a new Advisory Board member of the Smart Grid Center. His term starts October 1st. Mr. Doying leads MISO’s market development and strategy group, responsible for developing and executing enhancements

2017 IEEE PES Prize Paper Award

Dr. Mladen Kezunovic (TAMU ECE Director of the Smart Grid Center)  in collaboration with Ratan Das and Mital Kanabar (Chair and Vice Chair respectively of the working group), Mark Adamiak, Alex Apostolov, Galina Antonova, Sukumar Brahma, Mohammad Dadash Zadeh, Rich Hunt, Jack

New Publications on Synthetic Power Grids

(A. Birchfield)        (T. Xu)           (Dr. Overbye) There are two new publications on synthetic power grids: A. B. Birchfield, T. Xu and T. J. Overbye, “Power Flow Convergence and Reactive Power Planning in the Creation

Big Data Webinar: Visualization and Analytics for high penetration of Distributed Energy Resources (VADER)

This Friday there will be a BigData webinar. Sila Kiliccote will talk about the Visualization and Analytics for high penetration of Distributed Energy Resources (VADER). Please attend the webinar if you have an interest. Webinar registration address can be found here Title: Visualization and Analytics for high penetration of

Dr. Kate Davis’ New Research Award!

Dr. Kate Davis received a small Energy Institute grant with Professor Astrid Layton in Mechanical Engineering at TAMU and the title is “Bio-Inspired Design of Complex Energy Systems to Achieve Robust, Efficient, and Sustainable Networks.“

Dr. Xi Zhang Won Best Paper Award

Professor Xi Zhang and Qixuan Zhu, his Ph.D. student, won the prestigious Best Paper Award at the IEEE International Conference on Communications (ICC) 2018 held in Kansas City, MO, U.S.A., during May 20-24, 2018. Their paper was titled: “Collaborative Hierarchical