Publications (You can download pdfs.)

Conference Publications

  • 2017
  • R.S. Kar, Z. Miao, M. Zhang,and L. Fan, "ADMM for Nonconvex AC Optimal Power Flow, " accepted, NAPS 2017.
  • M. Ma and L. Fan, "Bender's Decompositoin for Model Predictive Control of an MMC, " accepted, NAPS 2017.
  • Y. Zhou and Z. Miao, " Robust Cascaded Control for Converters ," accepted, NAPS 2017.
  • A. Alburidy and L. Fan, " Loss Allocation in AC OPF-based FTR Auction Models ," accepted, NAPS 2017.
  • L. Bao, Z. Miao, and L. Fan, "Smart Grid Cyber Attacks to Excite Interarea Oscillations,"," USF technical report.
  • A. Alassaf and L. Fan, "Economic Disptach with Heavy Loading and Maximum Loading Identification using Convex Relaxation of AC OPF," conditionally accepted, NAPS 2017.
  • Z. Wang and L. Fan, "Space Vector based Synchronous Machine Modeling," conditionally accepted, NAPS 2017.
  • Y. Xu, Y. Li, and Z. Miao, "Nonlinear Least-Square Estimation-based Parameter Identification of a Synchronous Generator," accepted, NAPS 2017.
  • M. Zhang, Z. Miao and L. Fan, "Battery Identification based on Real-World Data," accepted, NAPS 2017.
  • I. Alsaleh and L. Fan, "DQ Current-based Droop Control for Microgrids," accepted, NAPS 2017.
  • A. Almunif and L. Fan, "Optimal PMU Placement for State Estimation in Power Systems," conditionally accepted, NAPS 2017.
  • S.A. Sadat and L. Fan, "Mixed Integer Linear Programming Formulation for Chance Constrained Mathematical Programs with Equilibrium Constraints," accepted, IEEE PESGM 2017. pdf
  • 2016
  • Y. Zhou and Z. Miao, "Cyber Attacks, Detection and Protection in Smart Grid State Estimation," NAPS 2016. pdf
  • Y. Li and L. Fan, "Design a Robust Power System Stabilizer on SMIB Using Lyapunov Theory," NAPS 2016. pdf, presentation slides
  • Y. Xu, Z. Miao, and L. Fan, "Deriving ARX Models for Synchronous Generators," NAPS 2016. pdf
  • M. Ma, L. Fan, and Z. Miao, "Consensus ADMM and Proximal ADMM for Economic Dispatch and AC OPF with SOCP Relaxation", NAPS 2016.pdf
  • M. Ma and L Fan, "Implementing Consensus Based Distributed Control in Power System Toolbox," NAPS 2016.pdf
  • M. Alhaider, L. Fan, Z. Miao, "Benders Decomposition for Stochastic Programming-Based PV/Battery/HVAC Planning," IEEE PESGM 2016. pdf
  • 2015
  • Zoran Mihailovic, Lakshan Piyasinghe, Lingling Fan, Zhixin Miao, Yan Ma, "Synchrophasor Technology for Large Power Consumer Network Optimization," presented at Protection, Automation, and Control (PAC) Wrold Americas Conference, Raleigh, North Carolina, Sep. 1-3, 2015. pdf
  • L Fan, "Tutorial on Cutting Plane Methods for Economic Dispatch Problems," USF Technical Report, May 2015.pdf
  • Z. Miao, L. Lakshan and L. Fan, "Capacitor Siting Using Benders Decomposition," accepted, NAPS 2015.pdf
  • Z. Miao and L. Fan, "Power System Optimization Considering Stability Limits," USF Technical Report. pdf
  • Y. Xu, Z. Miao and Y. Li, "Identification of Synchronous Generator Parameters Using Continuous ARX Model and Least Square Estimation," USF Technical Report.pdf
  • Y. Wehbe and L. Fan , "PMU-Based System Identification for a Modified Classic Generator Model," accepted, NAPS 2015. pdf
  • A.H. Akca, L. Fan, "Modeling Free Acceleration of a Salient Synchronous Machine Using Two-Axis Theory," USF Technical Report. pdf
  • Y. Li and L. Fan, "Determine Power Transfer Limits of an SMIB System Through Linear System Analysis with Nonlinear Simulation Validation," accepted, NAPS 2015. pdf
  • H.G. Aghamolki, Z Miao, L Fan, "A Hardware-in-the-Loop SCADA Testbed," accepted, NAPS 2015.pdf
  • H.G. Aghamolki, Z. Miao, "Real-time Digital Simulator Enabled HIL Electric Machine Drive Lab," USF Technical Report.pdf
  • A. Tazay and Z. Miao, "Common Mode Voltage Reduction Schemes for Voltage Source Converters in an Autonomous Microgrid," accepted, NAPS 2015.pdf
  • L. Xu, Z. Miao, L. Fan and G. Gurlaskie, "Unbalance and Harmonic Mitigation Using Battery Inverters," accepted, NAPS 2015. pdf
  • Y. Li and L. Fan , "Modular Multilevel Converter Based Induction Machine Drive," accepted, NAPS 2015. pdf
  • Y. Ma and L. Fan, "Circulating Current and DC Current Ripple Control in MMC Under Unbalanced Grid Voltage," accepted, NAPS 2015. pdf
  • M. Alhaider, L.Fan, "Mixed Integer Programming for HVACs Operation", accepted, IEEE PESGM 2015.pdf
  • B. Mogharbel, L.Fan, Z. Miao, "Least Squares Estimation-Based Synchronous Generator Parameter Estimation Using PMU Data", accepted by IEEE PESGM 2015.pdf
  • J. Khazaei, Z.Miao, L. Piyasinghe, and L. Fan, "Initialization of an Unbalanced Radial Distribution System," accepted by IEEE PESGM2015. pdf
  • V.R. Disfani, L. Fan and Z. Miao, "Distributed DC Optimal Power Flow for Radial Networks Through Partial Primal Dual Algorithm," IEEE PESGM 2015 . pdf
  • Y. Ma, L. Fan and Z. Miao,"Integrated Control and Switching Strategy for a Grid-Connected Modular Multilevel Converter," IEEE PESGM 2015 . pdf
  • J. Khazaei, L. Piyasinghe, V.R. Disfani, Z. Miao, L. Fan and G. Gurlaskie, "Real-Time Simulation and Hardware-In-The-Loop Tests of a Battery System," IEEE PESGM 2015 . pdf
  • A. Tazay, Z. Miao, and L. Fan, "Blackstart of An Induction Motor in An Autonomous Microgrid," IEEE PESGM 2015 . pdf
  • 2014
  • J. Khazaei, L. Piyasinghe, Z. Miao, L. Fan, "Real-time digital simulation modeling of single-phase PV in RT-LAB," IEEE PESGM 2014
  • Y. Ma, Z Miao, VR Disfani, L Fan, "A one-step model predictive control for modular multilevel converters," IEEE PESGM 2014
  • 2013
  • Y Ma, L Fan, Z Miao, "Realizing space vector modulation in MATLAB/Simulink and PSCAD," NAPS 2013.
  • Y Li, J Khazaei, L Fan, Z Miao, "Modeling of Z-source converter for renewable energy integration," NAPS 2013.
  • 2012
  • Y. Wehbe and L. Fan, "Least Squares Based Estimation of Synchronous Generator States and Parameters with Phasor Measurement Units", accepted, North American Power Symposium 2012, to be held in Urbana-Champaign from Sept 9-11, 2012.
  • Y. Wehbe and L. Fan, "UKF-Based Estimation of Synchronous Generator Electromechanical Parameters from Phasor Measurements", accepted, North American Power Symposium 2012, to be held in Urbana-Champaign from Sept 9-11, 2012.
  • L. Xu and L. Fan, "System Identification Based VSC-HVDC DC Voltage Controller Design," NAPS 2012.
  • L Piyasinghe, Z Miao, L Fan, "Dynamic phasor based model of Type 1 wind generator for unbalanced operation," Power Electronics and Machines in Wind Applications (PEMWA), 2012 IEEE, 1-5
  • Z-D. Yin, R-Z. San, L. Fan and S. Cao, " Multi-Objective Operation of Cascade Inverter-Based Voltage Quality Disturbance Generator," ECCE 2012
  • L. Xu and L. Fan, "Modeling and Simulation of Multi-terminal HVDC for Wind Power Delivery," PEMWA 2012
  • L. Xu, Z. Miao and L. Fan, "Control of a Battery System to Improve Operation of a Microgrid," IEEE PESGM 2012.
  • Z. Miao and L. Fan, "Stability Analysis for PMSG wind generator," IEEE PESGM 2012.
  • L. Xu, Z. Miao, and L. Fan, "Microgrid Operation of PV and battery," IEEE PES T&D 2012.
  • 2011
  • Lakshan Piyasinghe and L. Fan, "An optimal power flow algorithm considering wind power penetration", NAPS 2011.
  • Y. Wehbe and L. Fan,"Estimation of a Shunted Radial Transfer Path Dynamics Using PMUs," Proceedings of IEEE PESGM 2011.
  • L. Fan, Z. Miao and D. Osborn, "AC or DC Power Modulation for DFIG Wind Generation with HVDC Delivery to Improve Interarea Oscillation Damping," IEEE PESGM 2011.
  • L. Xu, Z. Miao, and L. Fan, " Control of a Back-to-Back VSC System from Grid-Connection to Islanded Mode in Microgrids," IEEE EnergyTech 2011, Case Western University, May 2011.
  • H. Yin, L. Fan, and Z. Miao, "Coordination between DFIG-based Wind Farm and LCC-HVDC Transmission Considering Limiting Factors," IEEE EnergyTech 2011, Case Western University, May 2011.
  • 2010
  • L. Fan, Z. Miao and A. Domijan, "Impact of Unbalanced Grid Conditions on PV Systems," Proceedings of IEEE PESGM 2010.
  • H. Yin, L. Fan, and Z. Miao, "Reactive Power Modulation for Inter-area Oscillation Damping of DFIG-based Wind Generation," Proceedings of IEEE PESGM 2010.
  • C. Zhu, L. Fan, and M. Hu, "Control and Analysis of a DFIG-Based Wind Turbine in a Series Compensated Network for SSR Damping," Proceedings of IEEE PESGM 2010.
  • 2009
  • H. Yin and L. Fan, "Modeling and Control of DFIG-based Large offshore Wind Farm with HVDC-link Integration," NAPS 2009, Mississippi State University, Starkville, MS, Oct. 2009.
  • C. Zhu, L. Fan and H. Hu, "Modeling and Simulation of a DFIG-Based Wind Turbine for SSR," NAPS 2009, Mississippi State University, Starkville, MS, Oct. 2009.
  • L. Fan, Z. Miao and X. Wang, "Sensorless Maximum Power Point Tracking in Multi-Type Wind Energy Conversion Systems," IEEE CDC 2009.
  • L. Fan, C. Zhu, and M. Hu, "Fault Ride Through Techniques of DFIG-based Wind Energy Systems," IEEE CDC 2009.
  • L. Fan, H. Yin, and R. Kavasseri, "Negative Sequence Compensation Techniques of DFIG-based Wind Energy Systems under Unbalanced Grid Conditions" (accepted, Proc. IEEE Symposium on Power Electronics and Machines in Wind Applications (PEMWA), 2009.
  • L. Fan, Z. Miao and S. Yuvarajan, "A Unified Model of Doubly Fed Induction Generator for Simulating Acceleration with Rotor Injection and Harmonics," Proceedings of IEEE Power & Energy Society General Meeting 2009.
  • L. Fan, R. Kavasseri, H. Yin, C. Zhu, and Q. Hu, "Control of Doubly Fed Induction Generator for Rotor Current Harmonics Elimination," Proceedings of IEEE Power & Energy Society General Meeting 2009.
  • R. Aghatehrani, L. Fan, R. Kavasseri, "Coordinated Reactive Power Control of DFIG Rotor and Grid Sides Converters," Proceedings of IEEE Power & Energy Society General Meeting 2009.
  • L. Fan, Jarred Miland, Dale Osborn, Zhixin Miao, "Regional Transmission Planning with Large-Scale Wind Power," Proceedings of IEEE Power & Energy Society General Meeting 2009.
  • L. Fan, "Review of Robust Control in Power Systems," Proceedings of IEEE Power Systems Conference & Exposition 2009.
  • 2008
  • L. Fan, Zhixin Miao, S. Yuvarajan, J. Glower, "A Comparison of Slip Control, FMAC and Vector Control in DFIG Wind Generators," Proceedings of IEEE Industrial Electronics Conference 2008.
  • F. Li, Z. Chen, L. Fan, Pei Zhang, "Toward a Self-Healing Protection and Control System," Proceedings of North America Power Symposium, Calgary, Canada, Sept. 2008.
  • L. Fan, Zhixin Miao, "A Contingency Database for Transmission Reliability Analysis," Proceedings of North America Power Symposium, Calgary, Canada, Sept. 2008.
  • Z. Miao, L. Fan, "Investigation of the Capability of a Solid Oxide Fuel Cell Power Plant Supplying a Motor Load," Proceedings of North America Power Symposium, Calgary Canada, Sep. 2008.
  • L. Fan, S. Yuvarajan, "Modeling and Slip Control of A Doubly Fed Induction Wind Turbine Generator," Proceedings of North America Power Symposium, Calgary Canada, Sep. 2008.
  • L. Fan, R. Kavasseri, Z. Miao, D. Osborn, T. Bilke, "Identification of System Wide Disturbances Using Synchronized Phasor Data and Ellipsoid Method," IEEE Power & Energy Society General Meeting, Pittsburgh PA, July 2008.
  • L. Fan, "Synchronized Global Phasor Measurement Based Inter-Area Oscillation Control Considering Communication Delay," IEEE Power & Energy Society General Meeting, Pittsburgh PA, July 2008.
  • Z. Miao, L. Fan, D. Osborn, Subbaraya Yuvarajan, "Control of DFIG based Wind Generation to Improve Inter-Area Oscillation Damping," IEEE Power & Energy Society General Meeting, Pittsburgh PA, July 2008.
  • L. Fan, Z. Miao, D. Osborn, "Impact of Doubly Fed Wind Turbine Generation on Inter-Area Oscillation Damping," IEEE Power & Energy Society General Meeting, Pittsburgh PA, July 2008.
  • Before 2008
  • Miao, Z.; Choudhry, M.A.; Klein, R.L.; Fan, L., "Study of a fuel cell power plant in power distribution system - part I: dynamic model," IEEE Power Engineering Society General Meeting, June 6-10 2004, pp. 2221-2226.
  • Miao, Z.; Choudhry, M.A.; Klein, R.L.; Fan, L, "Study of a fuel cell power plant in power distribution system - part II: stability control," IEEE Power Engineering Society General Meeting, June 6-10 2004, pp. 2227-2232.
  • S. Lockwood, R. Navarro, E. Bajrektarevic, P. Burke, S. Kang, P. Ferron, V. Kotecha, S. Kolluri, M. Nagle, S. Lee, P. Zhang, S.K. Agarwal, M. Papic, J. Useldinger, P.C. Patro, L. Arnold, D. Osborn, L. Fan, L. Hopkins, M. Y. Vaiman, and M. M. Vaiman, "Utility Experience Computing Physical and Operational Margins," IEEE Power System Conference & Exhibition, April 2004.
  • L. Fan, Ali Feliachi, "Damping Enhancement of WSCC system via TCSC," IEEE Winter Power Engineering Society Meeting, New York City, Jan. 2002.
  • Zhixin Miao, L. Fan, Ali Feliachi, "Decentralized Load Frequency Control with Wedge-shaped Area Control Error," North American Power Symposium, Texas A&M University, Oct. 2001.
  • L. Fan, Ali Feliachi, Asad Davari, Karl Schoder, "Linear Adaptive Control Application in Power Systems," North American Power Symposium, Texas A&M University, Oct. 2001.
  • L. Fan, Ali Feliachi, "Effective Signal Selection in Decentralized Control Design of Nonlinear Inter-connected Systems," IEEE Conference of Decision and Control, Dec. 2001.
  • L. Fan, Ali Feliachi, Asad Davari, "Decentralized Control of Power Systems Using Disturbance Accommodation Techniques," American Control Conference, 2001.
  • L. Fan, Ali Feliachi, "Robust TCSC Control Design for Inter-Area Oscillations," IEEE Power Engineering Society Summer Power Meeting, Vancouver, Canada, July 2001.
  • L. Fan, Ali Feliachi, "Decentralized Stabilization of Nonlinear Electric Power Systems Using Local Measurements and Feedback Linearization," The 43rd Midwest Symposium of System and Circuits, Lansing MI, Aug. 2000.
  • L. Fan, Ali Feliachi, Heng Chen, "Improving Power System Damping Characteristics by Thyristor Controller Series Compensation," North American Power Symposium, Waterloo Canada, Oct. 2000.