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Marksteiner, Stefan. Reasoning on Adopting OPC UA for an IoT-Enhanced Smart Energy System from a Security Perspective. 11-14 July 2018. 2018 IEEE 20th Conference on Business Informatics (CBI).


Journal articles

Marksteiner, Stefan; Vallant, Heribert; Nahrgand, Kai. Cyber security requirements engineering for low-voltage distribution smart grid architectures using threat modeling. Journal of Information Security and Applications. Volume 49. December 2019.

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Meléndez i Frigola, Joaquim; Tuiskula, Heidi; Marksteiner, Stefan; Smolnikar, Miha; Kokos, Isidoros; Sumper, Andreas; Gallart, Ramon; Torrent-Fontbona, Ferran. Resolvd - Renewable penetration levered by efficient low voltage distribution grids: specifications and use case analysis. 25th International Conference on Electricity Distribution: Madrid, 3-6 June 2019.
Díaz, González, Francisco; Aragüés, Peñalba, Mònica; Girbau, Listuella, Francesc; Llonch, Masachs, Marc; Sumper, Andreas. A power sharing algorithm for a hybrid energy storage system based on batteries. 2019 IEEE PES Innovative Smart Grid Technologies Europe (ISGT-Europe). IEEE. 29 Sept.-2 Oct. 2019.
Tuiskula, Heidi; Puranik, Sanket; Ilieva, Iliana; Kunze, Christian. Identification and validation of new business models for DSO business environment using business model canvas and stakeholder groups. 25th International Conference on Electricity Distribution (CIRED). Madrid, 3-6 June 2019.
Girbau, Llistuella, Francese; Díaz, González, Francisco; Sumper, Andres; Aragüés, Peñalba, Mònica; Candido, Luisa; Gallart, Fernández, Ramon. Methodology for the sizing of a hybrid energy storage system in low voltage distribution grids. 2019 8th International Conference on Modern Power Systems (MPS). 21-23 May 2019. IEEE.
Souto, Laiz; Herraiz, Sergio; Meléndez, Joaquim; Torrent-Fontbona, Ferran. Detection of Voltage Fluctuations in Low-Voltage Power Distribution Networks with Principal Component Analysis. 10th Protection, Automation and Control (PAC) World Conference.
Ferrer, Albert; Torrent-Fontbona, Ferran; Colomer, Joan; Meléndez, Joaquim. Low Voltage Grid Operation Scheduling Considering Forecast Uncertainty. SOCO 2019 - International Conference on Soft Computing Models in Industrial and Environmental Applications.
Cañigueral, Marc; Meléndez, Joaquim; Torrent-Fontbona, Ferra. Impact of batteries in the hosting capacity of a grid with photovoltaic generation. CIRED 2019, International Conference on Electricity Distribution.


Journal articles

Macià Capó-Lliteras, Daniel Heredero-Peris, Francisco Díaz-González, Marc Llonch-Masachs, Daniel Montesinos-Miracle. Analytical Dead-Band Compensation for ZCS Modulation Applied to Hybrid Si-SiC Dual Active Bridge. IEEE Access. 1-13

Souto, Laiz; Meléndez, Joaquim; Herraiz, Sergio. Monitoring of Low Voltage Grids with Multilayer Principal Component Analysis in International Journal of Electrical Power and Energy Systems, vol, 125, 106471, pp. 1-9, Feb. 2021, doi: 10.1016/j.ijepes.2020.106471.

Sodin, Denis; Ilievska, Rajne;  Čampa, Andrej; Smolnikar, Miha; Rudez,Urban. Proving a Concept of Flexible Under-Frequency Load Shedding with Hardware-in-the-Loop Testing. Energies 2020, 13(14), 3607. DOI:
Saldaña-González, Antonio E.;  Sumper, Andreas; Aragüés-Peñalba, Mònica and  Smolnikar, Miha. Advanced Distribution Measurement Technologies and Data Applications for Smart Grids: A Review. Energies 2020, 13(14), 3730. DOI: /10.3390/en13143730
Díaz-González, Francisco;  Heredero-Peris, Daniel; Pages, Marc ; Prieto-Araujo, Eduardo; Sumper, Andreas. "A comparison of power conversion systems for modular battery-based energy storage systems". Publisher IEEE. ISSN 2169-3536. Pages 1-18. DOI: 10.1109/ACCESS.2020.2972412

Whitepaper on contributions of the H2020 RESOLVD project to standardization and regulation

Samper, Andreas; Plana-Olle, Pau; Girbau-Llistuela, Francesc; Diaz-Gonzalez, Francisco; Puranik, Sanket; Kokos, Isodoros; Meléndez, Joaquim; Candido, Luisa. ICT services and energy storage for increasing renewable hosting capacity of LV distribution grids.

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Souto,Laiz; Meléndez, Joaquim and Herraiz, Sergio.  “Comparison of Principal Component Analysis Techniques for PMU Data Event Detection,” 2020 IEEE Power and Energy Society General Meeting, Montreal, QC, Canada, 2020, pp. 1-5.
Souto, Laiz and S. Santoso, “Overhead versus Underground: Designing Power Lines for Resilient, Cost-Effective Distribution Networks under Windstorms,” Resilience Week 2020, Salt Lake City, UT, 2020, pp. 1-5.
Souto, Laiz; Meléndez, Joaquim and Herraiz, Sergio.  “Fault Location in Power Distribution Networks using Arbitrary Similarity Criteria in the Principal Component Subspace” 2020 IEEE International Conference on Smart Energy Grid Engineering (SEGE), Oshawa, ON, Canada, 2020, pp. 92-96, doi: 10.1109/SEGE49949.2020.9182029
Souto, Laiz “Fault Behavior of Power Distribution Networks with Distributed Generation and Uncertainties,” 2020 IEEE PES Transmission & Distribution Conference and Exhibition Latin America (T&D-LA), Montevideo, 2020, pp. 1-6.
Souto, Laiz; and Santoso, S., “Evaluation of Power System Resilience Enhancements in Low-Income Neighborhoods,” 2020 IEEE PES Transmission & Distribution Conference and Exhibition Latin America (T&D-LA), Montevideo, 2020, pp. 1-5
Souto, Laiz; Herraiz, Sergio and Meléndez, Joaquim. “Performance Comparison of Quantitative Methods for PMU Data Event Detection with Noisy Data,” 2020 IEEE PES Innovative Smart Grid Technologies Conference Europe (ISGT-Europe), The Hague, 2020, pp. 1-5.

Souto, Laiz; Herraiz, Sergio; Meléndez, Joaquim. Fault Location in Low Voltage Smart Grids Based on Similarity Criteria in the Principal Component Subspace. The Eleventh Conference on Innovative Smart Grid Technologies (ISGT 2020), sponsored by the IEEE Power & Energy Society (PES), will be held February 17-20, 2020 at the Grand Hyatt Washington, Washington D.C.

Joaquim Meléndez, “Proyecto RESOLVD: Penetración de renovables apalancada por redes de baja tensión eficientes”, Libro de Comunicacions del VI Congreso Smart Grids (Madrid December 2019), Ed. Grupo Tecma Red SL, ISBN 9781701759077, pp: 120-125, 2019. Available article online:
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Journal articles

Developing Novel Technologies and Services for Intelligent Low Voltage Electricity Grids: Cost–Benefit Analysis and Policy Implications. Alemu Moges Belay, Sanket Puranik, Ramon Gallart-Fernández, Heidi Tuiskula, Joaquim Melendez, Ilias Lamprinos, Francisco Díaz-González and Miha Smolnikar. Energies 2022, 15(1), 94. DOI:
Advanced edge-cloud computing framework for automated PMU-based fault localization in distribution networks. Denis Sodin, Urban Rudež, Marko Mihelin, Miha Smolnikar, Andrej Čampa. Energy. 2021. DOI:

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Battery Storage Demonstration Projects An Overview Across Europe. Poria Hasanpor Divshali, Kari Mäki , Corentin Evens, Christina Papadimitriou, Venizelos Efthymiou, Astrid Nieße, Stefanie Holly, Mattia Marinelli, Tatiana Gabderakhmanova, Joaquim Meléndez, Sergio Herraiz, Raúl Rodríguez-Sánchez, Andrei Z. Morch, Laura Giménez de Urtasun, Gregorio Fernández. 2021 IEEE PES Innovative Smart Grid Technologies Europe (ISGT Europe). Date of Conference:18-21 Oct. 2021. Conference Location:Espoo, Finland. DOI: 10.1109/ISGTEurope52324.2021.9640073

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