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Recent Publications by XENDEE team

Pecenak Zachary K., Michael Stadler, Kelsey Fahy, “Efficient Multi-Year Economic Energy Planning in Microgrids,“ Applied Energy Journal by Elsevier, Volume 255, 1 December 2019, ISSN: 0306-2619,

Stadler Michael, Adib Naslé, “Planning and Implementation of Bankable Microgrids,” The Electricity Journal, May 2019, ISSN: 10406190, . Free Preprint.

More than 150 peer reviewed journal contributions, reports, and presentations have been published. Below we provide a highlighted list of them.

Mashayekh Salman, Michael Stadler, Gonçalo Cardoso, Miguel Heleno, Sreenath Chalil Madathil, Harsha Nagarajan, Russel Bent, Marc Mueller-Stoffels, Xiaonan Lu, Jianhui Wang, “Security-Constrained Design of Isolated Multi-Energy Microgrids,” IEEE Transactions on Power Systems, 2017, ISSN: 0885-8950, Free Version via Berkeley Lab.

Cardoso G., M. Stadler, S. Mashayekh, E. Hartvigsson, “The impact of Ancillary Services in optimal DER investment decisions,” Energy – The International Journal by Elsevier, Volume 130, 1 July 2017, pages 99–112, ISSN: 0360-5442.

Data-driven approach for monitoring, protection, and control of distribution system assets using micro-PMU technology. Stewart, Emma, Stadler, Michael, Roberts, Ciaran, Reilly, Jim, Arnold, Dan, Joo, Jhi-Young. CIRED – Open Access Proceedings Journal, 10.1049/oap-cired.2017.0416, October 2017

Mashayekh Salman, Michael Stadler, Gonçalo Cardoso, and Miguel Heleno, “A Mixed Integer Linear Programming Approach for Optimal DER Portfolio, Sizing, and Placement in Multi-Energy Microgrids,” Applied Energy Journal by Elsevier, Volume 167, 1 February 2017, page 154 – 168, ISSN: 0306-2619, LBNL-1006559.

Milan Christian, Michael Stadler, Gonçalo Cardoso, Salman Mashayekh, “Modelling of non-linear CHP efficiency curves in distributed energy systems,“ Applied Energy Journal by Elsevier, Volume 148, 15 June 2015, page 334-347, ISSN: 0306-2619, LBNL-6979E.

Steen David, Michael Stadler, Gonçalo Cardoso, Markus Groissböck, Nicholas DeForest, Chris Marnay, “Modeling of thermal storage systems in MILP distributed energy resource models,” Applied Energy Journal by Elsevier, Volume 137, 1 January 2015, page 782–792, ISSN: 0306-2619,, LBNL-6757E.

Stadler M., M. Groissböck, G. Cardoso, C. Marnay, “Optimizing Distributed Energy Resources and Building Retrofits with the Strategic DER-CAModel,” Applied Energy Journal by Elsevier, Volume 132, 1 November 2014, page 557-567, ISSN: 0306-2619, LBNL-6779E.

Cardoso G., M. Stadler, A. Siddiqui, C. Marnay, N. DeForest, A. Barbosa-Póvoa, P. Ferrão, “Microgrid Reliability Modeling and Battery Scheduling Using Stochastic Linear Programming,” Journal of Electric Power Systems Research, Volume 103, October 2013, page 61-69, ISSN: 0378-7796, LBNL-6309E.

Encouraging Combined Heat and Power in California Buildings. California Energy Commission, Stadler Michael, Groissböck Markus, Cardoso Gonçalo, Müller Andreas, Lai Judy, PIER Program CEC-500-10-052 task 2.8, LBNL-6267E, February 2013.