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  1. H. Alharbi and K. Bhattacharya, “A goal programming approach to sizing and timing of third party investments in storage system for microgrids”, IEEE Canada Electrical Power and Energy Conference (EPEC) 2018, Toronto, Canada, October 2018.
  2. W. Alharbi and K. Bhattacharya, “Pricing of flexibility provisions from a reinforced electric vehicle charging facility with DERs”, IEEE Canada Electrical Power and Energy Conference (EPEC) 2018, Toronto, Canada, October 2018.
  3. S. V. Kandenkavil and K. Bhattacharya, “Optimization approaches to distribution system state estimation for optimal meter placement”, IEEE Canada Electrical Power and Energy Conference (EPEC) 2018, Toronto, Canada, October 2018.
  4. D. Peralta, C. Canizares, K. Bhattacharya, Practical Modeling of Flywheel Energy Storage for Primary Frequency Control in Power Grids, IEEE PES General Meeting 2018, Portland, Oregon, USA.
  5. T. Alharbi and K. Bhattacharya, “A stochastic energy management system for isolated microgrids”, Proc. IEEE PES General Meeting 2018, Portland, Oregon, USA.
  6. N. Meyer-Hübner, A. Mosaddeg, M. Suriyah, T. Leibfried, C. Canizares and K. Bhattacharya, “Large-scale dynamic optimal power flow problems with energy storage systems”, 20th Power System Computation Conference, Dublin, Ireland, June 2018.
  7. W. Alharbi and K. Bhattacharya, Impact of mixed charging requests of PEVs on a charging facility load and a distribution grid, Proc. 2017 IEEE Green Energy and Smart Systems Conference (IGESSC), Long Beach, California, USA, Nov 2017.
  8. J. C. Munoz, J. F. Ordonez, V. Gutierrez, C. Canizares, K. Bhattacharya and  S. Paudyal, Applications of optimal industrial load management modeling in smart grids, Proc. 12th IEEE PES PowerTech Conference, June 2017, Manchester, UK.
  9. A. Bin Humayd, B. Lami and K. Bhattacharya, The effect of PEV uncontrolled and smart charging on distribution system planning, IEEE Canada Electrical Power and Energy Conference (EPEC) 2016, Ottawa, Canada, October 2016.
  10. S. Shahrukh and K. Bhattacharya, A novel feature fitting simulation algorithm for estimating electric vehicle demand, IEEE Canada Electrical Power and Energy Conference (EPEC) 2016, Ottawa, Canada, October 2016.
  11. M. Farrokhabadi, C. Canizares and K. Bhattacharya, A voltage-based frequency controller for inverter-based systems in microgrids, Proc. IEEE PES General Meeting 2016, Boston, USA.
  12. O. Hafez and K. Bhattacharya, Queuing analysis based siting of PEV charging stations considering distribution system impact, Proc. IEEE PES General Meeting 2016, Boston, USA.
  13. O. Alarfaj and K. Bhattacharya, Power consumption modeling of water pumping system for optimal energy management, Proc. IEEE PES General Meeting 2016, Boston, USA.
  14. B. Lami, A. Bin Humayd and K. Bhattacharya, Adequacy assessment of power systems with PEV charging loads considering customer behaviour, Proc. IEEE PES General Meeting 2016, Boston, USA.
  15. B. Solanki, K. Bhattacharya and C. Canizares, Integrated energy management system for isolated microgrids, Proc. 19th Power Systems Computation Conference, Genoa, Italy, June 2016.
  16. H. Alharbi and K. Bhattacharya, An optimal investment model for battery energy storage systems in isolated microgrids, International Symposium on Energy System Optimization, Heidelberg, Germany, Nov 2015.
  17. T. Alharbi and K. Bhattacharya, Optimal energy management and smart charging PEVs in an isolated microgrid, IEEE Canada Electrical Power and Energy Conference (EPEC) 2015, London, Ontario, Canada, October 2015.
  18. A. Mosaddegh, C. Canizares and K. Bhattacharya, Distributed computing approach to solve unbalanced three-phase DOPFs, IEEE Canada Electrical Power and Energy Conference (EPEC) 2015, London, Ontario, Canada, October 2015.
  19. O. Alrumayh and K. Bhattacharya, Model predictive control based home energy management system in smart grid, IEEE Canada Electrical Power and Energy Conference (EPEC) 2015, London, Ontario, Canada, October 2015.
  20. S. Shetty and K. Bhattacharya, A stochastic distribution operations framework to study the impact of PEV charging loads, Proc. North American Power Symposium 2015, Charlotte, NC, USA, October 2015.
  21. I. Sharma, C. Canizares and K. Bhattacharya, Residential micro-hub load model using neural network, Proc. North American Power Symposium 2015, Charlotte, NC, USA, October 2015.
  22. O. Hafez and K. Bhattacharya, Modeling of PEV charging load using queuing analysis and its impact on distribution system operation, Proc. IEEE PES Annual General Meeting, Denver, CO, USA, July 2015.
  23. M. Farrokhabadi, C. A. Canizares, K. Bhattacharya, Evaluation of droop‐based controls in an islanded microgrid with electronically interfaced distributed energy resources, Proc. IEEE PowerTech 2015, Eindhoven, The Netherlands, June 2015.
  24. A. Vaccaro, T. H. M. El‐Fouly, C. A. Canizares, K. Bhattacharya, Local learning ‐ ARIMA adaptive hybrid architecture for hourly electricity price forecasting, Proc. IEEE PowerTech 2015, Eindhoven, The Netherlands, June 2015.
  25. A. B. Humayd and K. Bhattacharya, Assessment of distribution system margins to accommodate the penetration of plug-in electric vehicles, Proc. 2015 IEEE Transportation Electrification Conference and Expo (ITEC2015), Dearborn, Michigan, USA, June 2015.
  26. B. Lami and K. Bhattacharya, Identification of critical components of composite power systems using minimal cut sets, Proc. IEEE PES Innovative Smart Grid Technologies (ISGT) Conference, Washington DC, USA, February 2015.
  27. W. Alharbi and K. Bhattacharya, Accommodating high levels of renewable generation in remote microgrids under uncertainty, IEEE Canada Electrical Power and Energy Conference (EPEC) 2014, Calgary, Alberta, Canada, November 2014.
  28. H. Alharbi and K. Bhattacharya, Optimal sizing of battery energy storage systems for microgrids, IEEE Canada Electrical Power and Energy Conference (EPEC) 2014, Calgary, Alberta, Canada, November 2014.
  29. R. Kundu, C. Cañizares and K. Bhattacharya, Smart operation of centralized temperature control system in multi-unit residential buildings, 2014 CIGRE Canada Conference, Toronto, Canada, Sept 2014.
  30. M. Pirnia, C. Cañizares, K. Bhattacharya and A. Vaccaro, An affine arithmetic approach for microgrid dispatch with variable generation and load, 18th Power Systems Computation Conference, Wroclaw, Poland, Aug 2014.
  31. F. R. Gaete, C. Canizares and K. Bhattacharya, Effect of Price Responsive Demand on the Operation of Microgrids, 18th Power Systems Computation Conference, Wroclaw, Poland, Aug 2014.
  32. A. B. Humayd and K. Bhattacharya , Impact of PEV Penetration on Distribution System Planning Considering Time-of-Use Electricity Prices, IEEE PES Annual General Meeting, National Harbour, MD, USA, July 2014.
  33. H. Liang, I. Sharma, W. Zhuang and K. Bhattacharya, Plug-in electric vehicle charging demand estimation based on queueing network analysis, IEEE PES Annual General Meeting, National Harbour, MD, USA, July 2014.
  34. I. Sharma and K. Bhattacharya, Optimal Sizing of Battery Energy Storage Systems in Unbalanced Distribution Feeders, Proc. IEEE IECON 2013, Vienna, Austria, Nov 2013.
  35. J. C. Munoz, C. Cañizares, K. Bhattacharya and A. Vaccaro, Affine Arithmetic Based Methods for Voltage and Transient Stability Assessment of Power Systems with Intermittent Generation Sources, IREP Symposium on Bulk Power System Dynamics and Control IX: Optimization, Security and Control of the Emerging Power Grid, Rethymnon, Greece, August 2013.
  36. A. El-Mazariky, K. Bhattacharya and J. Nathwani, Long-term System Operational Impacts of Wind Generation Penetration in Ontario Power System, Proc. IEEE International Conference on Smart Energy Grid Engineering (SEGE13), Oshawa, Ontario, Canada, August 2013.
  37. W. Alharbi and K. Bhattacharya, Demand Response and Energy Storage in MV Islanded Microgrids for High Penetration of Renewables, IEEE Canada Electrical Power and Energy Conference (EPEC) 2013, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada, July 2013
  38. M. Jalali and K. Bhattacharya, Frequency Regulation and AGC in Isolated Systems with DFIG-Based Wind Turbines, IEEE PES Annual General Meeting, Vancouver, Canada, July 2013
  39. I. Sharma and K. Bhattacharya, Modeling, Optimal Selection and Scheduling of Interruptible Loads in Smart Distribution Systems, IEEE Energytech 2013, Cleveland, OH, USA, May 2013.
  40. O. Hafez and K. Bhattacharya, Optimal Break-Even Distance for Design of Microgrids, IEEE Canada Electrical Power and Energy Conference (EPEC) 2012, London, Ontario, October 2012
  41. I. Sharma, C. Canizares and K. Bhattacharya, Modeling and Impacts of Smart Charging PEVs in Residential Distribution Systems, IEEE PES Annual General Meeting 2012, San Diego, USA, July 2012.
  42. M. Ahmed, K. Bhattacharya and M. Salama, Evaluation of the Environmental Impact of Wind Generation Penetration, IEEE PES Annual General Meeting 2012, San Diego, USA, July 2012.
  43. M. Pirnia, C. Canizares, K. Bhattacharya and A. Vaccaro, An Affine Arithmetic Method to Solve the Stochastic Power Flow Problem Based on a Mixed Complementarity Formulation, IEEE PES Annual General Meeting 2012, San Diego, USA, July 2012.
  44. O. Hafez and K. Bhattacharya, Optimal PHEV Charging in Coordination with Distributed Generation Operation in Distribution Systems, IEEE PES Annual General Meeting 2012, San Diego, USA, July 2012.
  45. S. Paudyal, C. A. Cañizares and K. Bhattacharya, Three-phase Distribution OPF in Smart Grids: Optimality versus Computational Burden, Proc. IEEE/PES Conference on Innovative Smart Grid Technologies (ISGT) Europe, Manchester, UK, Dec 2011.
  46. M. Ahmed, K. Bhattacharya and M. Salama, Operations Analysis of Wind Penetration into Distribution Systems Using PDLF, Proc. IEEE/PES Conference on Innovative Smart Grid Technologies (ISGT) Europe, Manchester, UK, Dec 2011.
  47. M. Ahmed, K. Bhattacharya and M. Salama, Analysis of Uncertainty Model to Incorporate Wind Penetration in LMP-Based Energy Markets, Proc. 2nd International Conference on Electric Power and Energy Conversion Systems, American University of Sharjah, UAE, Nov 15-17, 2011.
  48. K. Bhattacharya and C. Cañizares, Web-Based Masters Program in Electric Power Engineering, Proc. IEEE PES Annual General Meeting 2011, Detroit, USA, July 2011.
  49. D. Sharma and K. Bhattacharya, Generation Capacity Expansion in Coordination with Transmission Resources, Proc. IEEE PES Annual General Meeting 2011, Detroit, USA, July 2011.
  50. M. H. Ahmed, K. Bhattacharya and M. M. A. Salama, Stochastic Analysis of Wind Penetration Impact on Electricity Market Prices, Proc. IEEE PES Annual General Meeting 2011, Detroit, USA, July 2011.
  51. B. Tamimi, C. A. Cañizares and K. Bhattacharya, Modeling and Performance Analysis of Large Solar PV Generation on Voltage Stability and Inter-area Oscillations, Proc. IEEE PES Annual General Meeting 2011, Detroit, USA, July 2011.
  52. A. B. Humayd and K. Bhattacharya, Heuristic Back-Propagation Approach to Multi-Year Distribution System Planning with Distributed Generation, CIGRE Canada Conference on Power Systems, Vancouver, October 2010.
  53. H. Haghighat, C. Cañizares and K. Bhattacharya, Dispatching Reactive Power Considering All Providers in Competitive Electricity Markets, IEEE PES Annual General Meeting 2010, Minneapolis, USA, July 2010.
  54. H. Barot, K. Bhattacharya and L. Singh, A Practical Approach to Short-Term Transmission Reinforcement Planning, CIGRE Canada Conference on Power Systems, Toronto, October 2009.
  55. D. Sharma and K. Bhattacharya, A Planning Model for Investor Firms in the Generation Sector and Financial Analysis, IEEE PES Annual General Meeting 2009, Calgary, Canada.
  56. H. Barot and K. Bhattacharya, Proposition for a Novel Locational Reliability Index in Power Systems, Proc. IEEE PSCE Conference and Exposition, Seattle, USA, March 2009.
  57. A. Algarni and K. Bhattacharya, A Novel Approach to Disco Planning in Electricity Markets: Mathematical Model, Proc. IEEE PSCE Conference and Exposition, Seattle, USA, March 2009.
  58. A. Algarni and K. Bhattacharya, Utility-Owned DG Units' Impacts on Distribution System Operation, Proc. IEEE PSCE Conference and Exposition, Seattle, USA, March 2009.
  59. H. Barot and K. Bhattacharya, Novel locational reliability indices and their applications in competitive electricity markets, CIGRE Canada Conference on Power Systems, 19th - 21st Oct 2008, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada.
  60. A. Algarni and K. Bhattacharya, Novel sensitivity indices based siting of distributed generation resources, IEEE PES Annual General Meeting 2008, Pittsburg, USA.
  61. S. Wong, K. Bhattacharya and D.F. Fuller, Environmental and economic analysis of Ontario’s Standard Offer Program for small power producers, IEEE PES Annual General Meeting 2008, Pittsburg, USA.
  62. J. Zhong and K. Bhattacharya, Reactive Power Market Design and Its Impact on Market Power, IEEE PES Annual General Meeting 2008, Pittsburg, USA.
  63. A. Algarni, K. Bhattacharya and M. A. El-Kady, Restructuring issues of the electric power sector in open market environment in Saudi Arabia, 7th Saudi Engineering Conference, Riyadh, Saudi Arab, Dec 2007.
  64. A. Algarni and K. Bhattacharya, A comprehensive short-term operations framework for a disco in competitive electricity markets, Proc. Electric Power Conference 2007, Montreal, Canada, October 2007.
  65. N. R. Ullah, K. Bhattacharya and T. Thiringer, Reactive power ancillary service from wind farms, Proc. Electric Power Conference 2007, Montreal, Canada, October 2007.
  66. H. Barot and K. Bhattacharya, Optimal reactive power planning and compensation effects on transmission loss components, Proc. IEEE PES Annual General Meeting, 2007, Tampa, USA.
  67. A. Algarni, K. Bhattacharya and R. El-Shatshat, Optimal operation of a disco in competitive electricity markets with elasticity effects, Proc. IEEE PES Annual General Meeting, 2007, Tampa, USA.
  68. S. Wong, K. Bhattacharya and J.D.Fuller, Comprehensive framework for long-term distribution system planning, Proc. IEEE PES Annual General Meeting, 2007, Tampa, USA.
  69. I. El-Samahi, C. Cañizares, K. Bhattacharya and J. Pan, An optimal reactive power dispatch model for deregulated electricity markets, Proc. IEEE PES Annual General Meeting 2007, Tampa, USA.
  70. L. A. Tuan and K. Bhattacharya, Long-term congestion management by investment in gas-turbine generators: A cost-benefit analysis, Proc. 9th IASTED International Conference on Power and Energy Systems, Clearwater, Florida, USA, January 2007.
  71. I. El-Samahy, K. Bhattacharya, C. Cañizares, A unified framework for reactive power management in deregulated electricity markets, Proc. IEEE Power Systems Conference and Exposition 2006, Atlanta, USA, October 2006.
  72. H. Zareipour, K. Bhattacharya and C. Cañizares, Forecasting the hourly Ontario energy price by multivariate adaptive regression splines, Proc. IEEE PES Annual General Meeting, Montreal, Canada, June 2006.
  73. I. El-Samahy, K. Bhattacharya and C. Cañizares, A heuristic method for reactive power service procurement, (Invited Paper); Proc. 13th IEEE Mediterranean Electrotechnical Conference, May 2006, Spain.
  74. H. Zhao, K. Bhattacharya and J. Zhong, A spinning reserve market considering security and biddable reserve, Proc. 2006 IEEE Power India Conference, New Delhi, India, April 2006.
  75. P. K. Gangadharan, K. Bhattacharya and T. S. Sidhu, Protection and communication issues in deregulated power systems, Proc. International Conference on Power System Operation in Deregulated Regime, Institute of Technology, BHU, Varanasi, India, March 2006
  76. H. Zhao and K. Bhattacharya, Design of frequency regulation service market based on price and demand elasticity bids, Proc. 15th Power Systems Computation Conference, Liege, Belgium, 2005.
  77. H. Zareipour, C. Cañizares, K. Bhattacharya, An overview of the operation of Ontario's electricity market, Proc. IEEE PES Annual General Meeting, 2005, San Francisco, USA.
  78. A. Andreoiu and K. Bhattacharya, Game theory based evaluation of PSS-control effort, Proc. IEEE PES Annual General Meeting, 2005, San Francisco, USA.
  79. H. Zareipour, K. Bhattacharya and C. Cañizares, Distributed generation: Current Status and Challenges, Proc. North American Power Symposium, 2004.
  80. J. Zhong and K. Bhattacharya, Frequency linked pricing as an instrument for frequency regulation in deregulated electricity markets, Proc. IEEE PES Annual General Meeting 2003, Toronto, Canada, July 2003.
  81. J. Parikh and K. Bhattacharya, South Asian energy and emission perspectives for 21st century, International Energy Workshop, IIASA, Laxenburg, Austria, June 2003.
  82. J. Zhong and K. Bhattacharya, Design of competitive markets for spinning reserve services, Proc. IEEE Power Engineering Society Summer Meeting, Chicago, USA, July 2002.
  83. A. Andreoiu and K. Bhattacharya, Genetic algorithm based tuning of PID power system stabilizers, Proc. 14th Power Systems Computation Conference, Sevilla, Spain, June 2002.
  84. L. A. Tuan and K. Bhattacharya, Interruptible load services for transmission congestion relief, Proc. 14th Power Systems Computation Conference, Sevilla, Spain, June 2002.
  85. J. Zhong and K. Bhattacharya, Reactive power management in deregulated electricity markets: A review, Proc. IEEE Power Engineering Society Winter Meeting, New York, USA, Vol. 2, 2002, pp. 1287-1292.
  86. A. Andreoiu and K. Bhattacharya, Lyapunov’s method based genetic algorithm for multi-machine PSS tuning, Proc. IEEE Power Engineering Society Winter Meeting, New York, USA, Vol. 2, 2002, pp.1495-1500.
  87. J. Zhong and K. Bhattacharya , Automatic balance service for frequency regulation, 2001 IEEE / PES Transmission and Distribution Conference and Exposition, Student Competition Paper, Atlanta, USA, Oct. 2001.
  88. L. A. Tuan and K. Bhattacharya, A review on interruptible load management: Literature and practice, Proc. 33rd Annual North American Power Symposium, Texas A & M University, College Station, USA, Oct 2001, pp. 406-413.
  89. L. A. Tuan and K. Bhattacharya, Interruptible load management within secondary reserve ancillary service market, Proceedings of IEEE Porto PowerTech Conference, Porto, September 2001.
  90. A. Andreoiu and K. Bhattacharya, A Lyapunov’s method based genetic algorithm for robust PSS tuning, 2nd EuroConference on Risk Management in Power System Planning and Operation in Market Environment (RIMAPS 2001), (within the framework of Porto PowerTech 2001), Porto, Portugal, 2001.
  91. J. Zhong, K. Bhattacharya and J. E. Daalder, Design of Ancillary Service Markets: Reactive Power and Frequency Regulation, Proceedings of International Symposium on Bulk Power Systems Dynamics and Control- V, Onomichi City, Japan August 26-31, 2001.
  92. K. Bhattacharya and J. Zhong, Reactive power as an ancillary service, Proceedings of 22nd IEEE Power Industry Computer Applications Conference, PICA-2001, Sydney, May 2001.
  93. K. Bhattacharya and J. Zhong, Reactive power as an ancillary service, Proc. 6th Electric Power Control Centers Workshop, Opio, France, June 2001.
  94. J. Zhong, K. Bhattacharya and J. E. Daalder, Reactive power as an ancillary service: Issues in optimal procurement, IEEE-PES / CSEE International Conference on Power System Technology, POWERCON 2000, Perth, Australia, December 2000.
  95. K. Bhattacharya, Frequency based pricing as an alternative to frequency regulation ancillary service, 11th National Power Systems Conference (NPSC), Bangalore, India, December 2000.
  96. K. Bhattacharya, Strategic bidding and generation scheduling in electricity spot-markets, International Conference on Electric Utility Deregulation and Restructuring, and Power Technologies 2000 (DRPT-2000), London, April 2000.
  97. J. Zhong and K. Bhattacharya, Optimum VAR support procurement for maintenance of contracted transactions, International Conference on Electric Utility Deregulation and Restructuring, and Power Technologies 2000 (DRPT 2000), London, April 2000.
  98. K. Bhattacharya and M. J. H. Bollen, Optimal interruptible tariffs and their impact on quality of power supply, 13th Power Systems Computation Conference, Trondheim, Norway, 1999.
  99. R. K. Chaturvedi, K. Bhattacharya, J. Parikh, Transmission planning for the Indian power grid: A mixed integer programming approach, 14th Triennial Conference of International Federation of Operations Research Societies (IFORS’96), Vancouver, Canada, July 1996.
  100. R. K. Chaturvedi, K. Bhattacharya, J. Parikh, Transmission planning for the Indian power grid: A mixed integer programming approach, 9th National Power Systems Conference, Kanpur, India, 1996.
  101. B. A. N. Sharma, K. Bhattacharya, J. Parikh, Planning for generation capacity expansion: A portfolio choice approach, Ninth National Power Systems Conference, Kanpur, India, December 1996.
  102. R. K. Chaturvedi, K. Bhattacharya, J. Parikh, Economic operations planning of Maharashtra power system, National Seminar on Issues in Infrastructure Development in India, Ahmedabad, India, August 1995.
  103. J. P. Painuly, K. Bhattacharya, J. Parikh, Reduction of auxiliary energy consumption in power plants through up-gradation of auxiliaries, International Meeting on Joint Implementation, New Delhi, January 1995.
  104. J. Parikh, D. Chattopadhyay, K. Bhattacharya, A new approach to maintenance scheduling by mixed integer programming, 8th National Power Systems Conference, New Delhi, India, December 1994.
  105. K. Bhattacharya, M. L. Kothari, J. Nanda, Sequential tuning of power system stabilizers for a multi-machine system using ISE technique, 8th National Power Systems Conference, New Delhi, India, December 1994.
  106. M. L. Kothari, J. Nanda, K. Bhattacharya, An adaptive PSS based on pole-shifting technique, 8th National Power Systems Conference, New Delhi, India, December 1994.
  107. J. Nanda, K. Bhattacharya, M. L. Kothari, Co-ordinated tuning of power system stabilizers for a multi-machine power system by sequential application of ISE technique, IEE 2nd International Conference on Advances in Power System Control, Operation and Management (APSCOM’93), Hong Kong, 1993, pp. 299-304.
  108. J. Nanda, K. Bhattacharya and M. L. Kothari, Discrete-mode power system stabilizers, 2nd International Conference on Modeling and Simulation, MS’93, Melbourne, Australia, July 1993.
  109. M. L. Kothari, K. Bhattacharya, S. S. Yadav, Power system stabilizers based on static var systems, 7th National Power Systems Conference, Calcutta, India, December 1992.
  110. J. Nanda, M. L. Kothari, K. Bhattacharya, Performance of conventional power system stabilizers in a series compensated transmission system, IEEE Region-10 International Conference (TENCON-91), New Delhi, India, 1991.
  111. M. L. Kothari, J. Nanda, K. Bhattacharya, Discrete-mode power system stabilizers, 6th National Power Systems Conference (NPSC), Mumbai, India, June 1990.