# Transaction Paper Abstracts - February 2012 (IEEE Transactions on Power Systems)

Listed below are the papers that have been published in the February 2012 issue of the *IEEE Transactions on Power Systems,* links to their abstracts, and the discussion deadline.

Papers

- Importance Sampling of Injected Powers for Electric Power System Security Analysis
*Perninge, M.; Lindskog, F.; Soder, L.*

**Discussion Deadline:** 30 April 2012

- Individual Branch and Path Necessary Conditions for Saddle-Node Bifurcation Voltage Collapse
*Grijalva, S.*

**Discussion Deadline:** 30 April 2012

- Demand Response in an Isolated System With High Wind Integration
*Dietrich, K.; Latorre, J. M.; Olmos, L.; Ramos, A.*

**Discussion Deadline:** 30 April 2012

- Planned Scheduling for Economic Power Sharing in a CHP-Based Micro-Grid
*Basu, A. K.; Bhattacharya, A.; Chowdhury, S.; Chowdhury, S. P.*

**Discussion Deadline:** 30 April 2012

- Tight Mixed Integer Linear Programming Formulations for the Unit Commitment Problem
*Ostrowski, J.; Anjos, M. F.; Vannelli, A.*

**Discussion Deadline:** 30 April 2012

- Fuzzy Optimal Phase Balancing of Radial and Meshed Distribution Networks Using BF-PSO Algorithm
*Hooshmand, R. A.; Soltani, S.*

**Discussion Deadline:** 30 April 2012

- Stochastic Hydro-Thermal Scheduling Under Emissions Constraints
*Rebennack, S.; Flach, B.; Pereira, M. V. F.; Pardalos, P. M.*

**Discussion Deadline:** 30 April 2012

- Dynamic Load Models for Industrial Facilities
*Liang, X.; Xu, W.; Chung, C. Y.; Freitas, W.; Xiong, K.*

**Discussion Deadline:** 30 April 2012

- Computing All Nash Equilibria of Multiplayer Games in Electricity Markets by Solving Polynomial Equations
*Yang, Y.; Zhang, Y.; Li, F.; Chen, H.*

**Discussion Deadline:** 30 April 2012

- Zero Duality Gap in Optimal Power Flow Problem
*Lavaei, J.; Low, S. H.*

**Discussion Deadline:** 30 April 2012

- Investment Planning for Electric Power Systems Under Terrorist Threat
*Romero, N.; Xu, N.; Nozick, L. K.; Dobson, I.; Jones, D.*

**Discussion Deadline:** 30 April 2012

- A Solution to the Unit Commitment Problem Using Imperialistic Competition Algorithm
*Moghimi Hadji, M.; Vahidi, B.*

**Discussion Deadline:** 30 April 2012

- Corrective Line Switching With Security Constraints for the Base and Contingency Cases
*Li, M.; Luh, P. B.; Michel, L. D.; Zhao, Q.; Luo, X.*

**Discussion Deadline:** 30 April 2012

- Short-Term Load Forecasting Based on a Semi-Parametric Additive Model
*Fan, S.; Hyndman, R. J.*

**Discussion Deadline:** 30 April 2012

- Small Population-Based Particle Swarm Optimization for Short-Term Hydrothermal Scheduling
*Zhang, J.; Wang, J.; Yue, C.*

**Discussion Deadline:** 30 April 2012

- A New Index and Classification Approach for Load Pattern Analysis of Large Electricity Customers
*Zhang, T.; Zhang, G.; Lu, J.; Feng, X.; Yang, W.*

**Discussion Deadline:** 30 April 2012

- Augmenting Wind Power Penetration and Grid Voltage Stability Limits Using ESS: Application Design, Sizing, and a Case Study
*Le, H. T.; Santoso, S.; Nguyen, T. Q.*

**Discussion Deadline:** 30 April 2012

- Imposing Radiality Constraints in Distribution System Optimization Problems
*Lavorato, M.; Franco, J. F.; Rider, M. J.; Romero, R.*

**Discussion Deadline:** 30 April 2012

- Optimal Self-Scheduling of Thermal Units During Commissioning
*Simoglou, C. K.; Biskas, P. N.; Bakirtzis, A. G.*

**Discussion Deadline:** 30 April 2012

- Analysis of Optimal Reconfiguration of Shipboard Power Systems
*Bose, S.; Pal, S.; Natarajan, B.; Scoglio, C. M.; Das, S.; Schulz, N. N.*

**Discussion Deadline:** 30 April 2012

- Technique to Develop Auto Load Shedding and Islanding Scheme to Prevent Power System Blackout
*Ahsan, M. Q.; Chowdhury, A. H.; Ahmed, S. S.; Bhuyan, I. H.; Haque, M. A.; Rahman, H.*

**Discussion Deadline:** 30 April 2012

- A Chance-Constrained Two-Stage Stochastic Program for Unit Commitment With Uncertain Wind Power Output
*Wang, Q.; Guan, Y.; Wang, J.*

**Discussion Deadline:** 30 April 2012

- Online Set Point Adjustment for Trajectory Shaping in Microgrid Applications
*Mehrizi-Sani, A.; Iravani, R.*

**Discussion Deadline:** 30 April 2012

- Vulnerability Analysis of Power Distribution Systems for Cost-Effective Resource Allocation
*Wallnerstrom, C. J.; Hilber, P.*

**Discussion Deadline:** 30 April 2012

- A GA-API Solution for the Economic Dispatch of Generation in Power System Operation
*Ciornei, I.; Kyriakides, E.*

**Discussion Deadline:** 30 April 2012

- Reliability Evaluation of Power Systems Considering Restructuring and Renewable Generators
*Mehrtash, A.; Wang, P.; Goel, L.*

**Discussion Deadline:** 30 April 2012

- Financial Bilateral Contract Negotiation in Wholesale Electricity Markets Using Nash Bargaining Theory
*Yu, N.; Tesfatsion, L.; Liu, C.-C.*

**Discussion Deadline:** 30 April 2012

- Optimal Charging of Electric Vehicles in Low-Voltage Distribution Systems
*Richardson, P.; Flynn, D.; Keane, A.*

**Discussion Deadline:** 30 April 2012

- Towards Full Integration of Demand-Side Resources in Joint Forward Energy/Reserve Electricity Markets
*Karangelos, E.; Bouffard, F.*

**Discussion Deadline:** 30 April 2012

- Regularized Least Squares Power System State Estimation
*de Almeida, M. C.; Garcia, A. V.; Asada, E. N.*

**Discussion Deadline:** 30 April 2012

- Criticality Assessment of Distribution Feeder Sections
*Hamoud, G. A.; Lee, L.*

**Discussion Deadline:** 30 April 2012

- State Estimation of Power System Considering Network Parameter Uncertainty Based on Parametric Interval Linear Systems
*Rakpenthai, C.; Uatrongjit, S.; Premrudeeprechacharn, S.*

**Discussion Deadline:** 30 April 2012

- Spot Pricing When Lagrange Multipliers Are Not Unique
*Feng, D.; Xu, Z.; Zhong, J.; Ostergaard, J.*

**Discussion Deadline:** 30 April 2012

- Efficient Stochastic Scheduling for Simulation of Wind-Integrated Power Systems
*Sturt, A.; Strbac, G.*

**Discussion Deadline:** 30 April 2012

- Effects of Load Sector Demand Side Management Applications in Generating Capacity Adequacy Assessment
*Huang, D.; Billinton, R.*

**Discussion Deadline:** 30 April 2012

- Enhanced Long-Run Incremental Cost Pricing Considering the Impact of Network Contingencies
*Gu, C.; Li, F.; He, Y.*

**Discussion Deadline:** 30 April 2012

- Rotor Angle Stability With High Penetrations of Wind Generation
*Vittal, E.; O'Malley, M.; Keane, A.*

**Discussion Deadline:** 30 April 2012

- Forecasting Power Prices Using a Hybrid Fundamental-Econometric Model
*Gonzalez, V.; Contreras, J.; Bunn, D. W.*

**Discussion Deadline:** 30 April 2012

- Comparing Policy Gradient and Value Function Based Reinforcement Learning Methods in Simulated Electrical Power Trade
*Lincoln, R.; Galloway, S.; Stephen, B.; Burt, G.*

**Discussion Deadline:** 30 April 2012

- A New Method for Spatial Power Network Planning in Complicated Environments
*Shu, J.; Wu, L.; Li, Z.; Shahidehpour, M.; Zhang, L.; Han, B.*

**Discussion Deadline:** 30 April 2012

- Scalable Newton-Krylov Solver for Very Large Power Flow Problems
*Idema, R.; Lahaye, D. J. P.; Vuik, C.; van der Sluis, L.*

**Discussion Deadline:** 30 April 2012

- On Fixed-Speed WT Generator Modeling for Rotor Speed Stability Studies
*Pedra, J.; Corcoles, F.; Monjo, L.; Bogarra, S.; Rolan, A.*

**Discussion Deadline:** 30 April 2012

- Yearly Maintenance Scheduling of Transmission Lines Within a Market Environment
*Pandzic, H.; Conejo, A. J.; Kuzle, I.; Caro, E.*

**Discussion Deadline:** 30 April 2012

- Ranking the Importance of Synchronous Generators for Renewable Energy Integration
*Alhasawi, F. B.; Milanovic, J. V.*

**Discussion Deadline:** 30 April 2012

- Strategic Generation Investment Under Uncertainty Via Benders Decomposition
*Kazempour, S. J.; Conejo, A. J.*

**Discussion Deadline:** 30 April 2012

- Wind Power Investment: A Benders Decomposition Approach
*Baringo, L.; Conejo, A. J.*

**Discussion Deadline:** 30 April 2012

- Workforce Planning for Power Restoration: An Integrated Simulation-Optimization Approach
*Safaei, N.; Banjevic, D.; Jardine, A. K. S.*

**Discussion Deadline:** 30 April 2012

- Attracting Graduates to Power Engineering in the U.K.: Successful University and Industry Collaboration
*Bell, K. R. W.; Fenton, B.; Griffiths, H.; Pal, B. C.; McDonald, J. R.*

**Discussion Deadline:** 30 April 2012

**Discussion Deadline:** 30 April 2012

- Dynamics of Type-3 Wind Turbine Generator Models
*Hiskens, I. A.*

**Discussion Deadline:** 30 April 2012

- Transmission Investments in a Multilateral Context
*Buijs, P.; Belmans, R.*

**Discussion Deadline:** 30 April 2012

- Multi-Mode Operation of Combined-Cycle Gas Turbines With Increasing Wind Penetration
*Troy, N.; Flynn, D.; OMalley, M.*

**Discussion Deadline:** 30 April 2012

- Bilinear Power System State Estimation
*Gomez-Exposito, A.; Gomez-Quiles, C.; Jaen, A. d. l. V.*

**Discussion Deadline:** 30 April 2012

- Cluster Computing-Based Trajectory Sensitivity Analysis Application to the WECC System
*Hou, G.; Vittal, V.*

**Discussion Deadline:** 30 April 2012

- Single and Double Edge Cutset Identification in Large Scale Power Networks
*Zhang, L.; Abur, A.*

**Discussion Deadline:** 30 April 2012

- A Unified Bilevel Programming Framework for Price-Based Market Clearing Under Marginal Pricing
*Fernandez-Blanco, R.; Arroyo, J. M.; Alguacil, N.*

**Discussion Deadline:** 30 April 2012

- A Systematic Method for Constructing Feasible Solution to SCUC Problem With Analytical Feasibility Conditions
*Wu, H.; Guan, X.; Zhai, Q.; Ye, H.*

**Discussion Deadline:** 30 April 2012

- Walrasian Market Clearing for Demand Response Exchange
*Nguyen, D. T.; Negnevitsky, M.; de Groot, M.*

**Discussion Deadline:** 30 April 2012

- Contingency Constrained VAr Planning Using Penalty Successive Conic Programming
*Jabr, R. A.; Martins, N.; Pal, B. C.; Karaki, S.*

**Discussion Deadline:** 30 April 2012

- Estimation of Photovoltaic System Reliability and Performance Metrics
*Dhople, S. V.; Dominguez-Garcia, A. D.*

**Discussion Deadline:** 30 April 2012

- Transient Model Validation of Fixed-Speed Induction Generator Using Wind Farm Measurements
*Rogdakis, G.; Garcia-Valle, R.; Arana, I.*

**Discussion Deadline:** 30 April 2012