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Student Seminars, Sept. 17, 2018

            (Pooria Dehghanian)                              (Yijing Liu) Pooria Dehghanian, Ph.D. student, will have a presentation titled, “Quantifying Power System Resilience Enhancement Using Network

Tatjana Dokic: Recent Journal and Conference Publications

Tatjana Dokic, a Ph. D student, and Dr. Mladen Kezunovic, Professor and Director of the Smart Grid Center, had their journal, “Predictive Risk Management for Dynamic Tree Trimming Scheduling for Distribution Networks,” accepted for publication in  IEEE Transactions on Smart Grid. The

Adam Birchfield Wins 2nd Prize Award at the Power Systems Conference

    Adam Birchfield, a Ph. D. student of Dr. Thomas Overbye, on won the 2nd prize award for the student presentation at the Clemson University IEEE Power System Conference in Charleston, SC. The title of the conference paper is, “Security

Dr. Kate Davis: Cyber-Physical Online Intrusion Tolerance and Response in Power Systems

Dr. Kate Davis is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at Texas A&M University (TAMU). This seminar will discuss how cyber infrastructure is not currently subjected to the intense analysis of its electrical counterparts, and the

New Fault Prediction Technology to Prevent Wildfires

Congratulations to SGC Collaborator, Dr. B. Don Russell, and his team of researchers, Carl Benner, Jeff Wischkaemper, and Karthik Manivannan, on the development of their Distribution Fault Anticipation (DFA) technology. DFA can assist utility providers in identifying the cause of

Journal Paper on Charging EV’s Accepted for Publication

Dr. Carolina de Mattos Affonso, a visiting scholar from the Electrical Engineering department of the Federal University of Pará in Brazil, and Dr. Mladen Kezunovic, Professor and Director of the Smart Grid Center, had their paper titled “Technical and Economic

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