Volume 13 (2025)
Volume 12 (2024)
Volume 11 (2023)
Volume 10 (2022)
Volume 9 (2021)
Volume 8 (2020)
Volume 7 (2019)
Volume 6 (2018)
Volume 5 (2017)
Volume 4 (2016)
Volume 3 (2015)
Volume 2 (2014)
Volume 1 (2013)
A Resilience-Oriented Graph-Based Method for Restoration of Critical Loads in Distribution Networks Using Microgrids

M. Karimi; M. Eslamian

Volume 13, Issue 1 , January 2025, , Pages 99-109


  This paper presents a resilience-based approach for critical load restoration in distribution networks using microgrids during extreme events when the main supply is disrupted. Reconfiguration of the distribution network using graph theory is investigated, for which Dijkstra's algorithm is first used ...  Read More

Optimal Allocation and Control of Superconducting Fault Current Limiter and ‎Superconducting Magnetic Energy Storage in Mesh Microgrid Networks to ‎Improve Fault Ride Through

A. Komijani; M. Kheradmandi; M. Sedighizadeh

Volume 11, Issue 1 , April 2023, , Pages 22-32


  Voltage drop during the fault can be effected on the performance of generation units such as wind turbines. The ability to ride through the fault is important for these generation units. Superconducting fault current limiter and superconducting magnetic energy storage can improve the fault ride through ...  Read More

A Novel Improved HBMO Algorithm Regarding Generation Expansion Planning in Deregulated Energy Networks

M. Kavitha; S.J. Mahendra; S. Chupradit; A.S. Nurrohkayati; S.B. Kadhim; Y.F. Mustafa; A.T. Jalil; M.H. Ali; D. Sunarsi; L. Akhmetov

Volume 11, Special Issue , March 2023


  Electric energy demand is increasing rapidly in developing countries, making the installation of additional generating units necessary. Private generating stations are encouraged to add new generations in deregulated energy networks. Planning for transmission expansion must ensure increased market competition ...  Read More

Application of Automatic Control in Power System
An Application of the Genetic Algorithm Optimization to Voltage and Reactive Power Control in the Distribution Systems

A.S. Altuma; R. Khalid; A.I. Alanssari; A. Hussien; Y.S. Mezaal; K. Al-Majdi; T. Alawsi

Volume 11, Special Issue , March 2023


  Insufficient synchronization between the operational efficiency of capacitors and tap-changer transformers in regulating voltage presents a fundamental challenge in distribution networks, which in turn hinders the control performance. This challenge is caused by the inability of these two components ...  Read More

Application of Automatic Control in Power System
A Novel Energy Management System to Optimize the Energy Consumption in a Smart Building

A. Sadratdin; A.A. Sabah; M. Zaidi; K. Raed; K.A. Jamal; H.O. Al-Mansor; F. Khattab

Volume 11, Special Issue , March 2023


  Over the last few decades, the majority of industrialized and developed countries have placed a strong emphasis on reducing the amount of wasted energy. In this study, electrical energy consumption is optimized by monitoring power consumption caused by residents' activities at various times of the day ...  Read More

Application of Automatic Control in Power System
Maximizing the Generated Power of Wind Farms by Using Optimization Method

S.A. Abdul-Ameer; A.K.J. Al-Nussairi; R. Khalid; J.K. Abbas; A.H.O. Al-Mansor

Volume 11, Special Issue , March 2023


  In this study, the Particle Swarm Optimization (PSO) method was employed to optimize the anticipated energy yield of a wind farm. The architecture of a wind farm, including its location, height, and shadow reduction, is determined using the PSO algorithm based on the turbine height and rotor diameter. ...  Read More

Energy Management
A Comparative Study on Charging Time of Electric Vehicles Optimization Using Cuckoo Search and Particle Swarm Optimization Methods

S.M.H. Kamona; H.A. Abbas; A.A. Ibrahim; N.Q. Mohammed; A.A. Ali; B.A. Mohammed; M.S. Hamza

Volume 11, Special Issue , March 2023


  The implementation of electric vehicles for this specific purpose could potentially cause an impact on the load on the network. From one standpoint, it is more advantageous to initiate the charging process of electric vehicle batteries as soon as they are connected to the grid, in order to guarantee ...  Read More

Renewable Energy
Optimization a Hybrid Wind and Solar System in Off-Grid and Grid-Connect to Supply Load

M. Nurgul; A.A. Ibrahim; A. Al Mansor; A.A. Almulla; M.S. Hamza; A.A. Ali; N.Q. Mohammed; M.A. Hussein

Volume 11, Special Issue , March 2023


  A micro-grid consists of loads, power generation, and energy storage. There are residential and commercial micro-grids. Active is the distributed micro-network. The production resources of micro-grids are either based on fossil fuels or renewable energy. Micro-grids can be independent or connected to ...  Read More

Smart Grid
The Optimal Parking Lot for Electrical Vehicle: An Assessment Based on Artificial Immune System Algorithm

B.A. Usmanovich; T.M.H. Kinanah; A.H.O. Al-Mansor; K. Al-Majdi; S.H. Hlail; D.A. Lafta; A.R.T. Zaboun; J.K. Abbas

Volume 11, Special Issue , March 2023


  The optimum location of electric vehicle (EV) parking lots is critical in distribution network design for lowering costs, boosting revenues, and enhancing dependability. However, conventional distribution network schedulers were not designed with these variables in mind. Furthermore, the increased use ...  Read More

Energy Management
Enhancing Smart Grid Systems: A Novel Mathematical Approach for Optimized Fault Recovery and Improved Energy Efficiency

A.Y. Dewi; M.Y. Arabi; Z.F. Al-lami; M.M. Abdulhasan; A.S. Ibrahim; R. Sattar; D.A. Lafta; B.A. Usmanovich; D. Abdullah; Y. Yerkin

Volume 11, Special Issue , March 2023


  Sustainable and efficient energy solutions are needed in the fast-growing energy sector. Meeting these objectives requires smart distribution networks that maximize energy utilization, eliminate losses, and improve system reliability. However, these networks' usefulness and durability depend on their ...  Read More

Energy Management
Hybrid Energy Systems Optimization Using Firefly Algorithm: Integration of Various Resources for Enhanced Stability and Flexibility

J. Napitupulu; A. Al-khalidi; Z.F. Al-Lami; A.S. Ibrahim; M.Y. Arabi; A.A. Ali; M.M. Abdulhasan; K.I. Nematovich; D. Sholeha; Y. Yerkin

Volume 11, Special Issue , March 2023


  The concept of hybrid energy systems has emerged as a distinct alternative in the past few decades, with the aim of enhancing the resilience and adaptability of energy systems to fluctuations and diverse energy sources. One of the principal objectives of hybrid energy systems is to mitigate the environmental ...  Read More

Stochastic Simultaneous Planning of Interruptible Loads, Renewable ‎Generations and Capacitors in Distribution Network ‎

J. Salehi; F.S. Gazijahani; A. Safari

Volume 10, Issue 2 , August 2022, , Pages 113-121


  Executing interruptible loads (ILs) can be significantly effective for optimal and secure operation of power systems. These ILs can aid the operators not only to increase the reliability of the power supply but also to reduce the procurement costs of the whole system. Therefore, determining the optimal ...  Read More

Renewable Energy
Potentiometric of the Renewable Hybrid System for Electrification of Gorgor Station

H. Shayeghi; Y. Hashemi

Volume 8, Issue 1 , February 2020, , Pages 1-14


  In this paper, an optimal design of the renewable combustion plant has been investigated with the aim of ensuring the required load on the Gorgor station. The purpose of this study is to minimize the cost of the proposed hybrid unit during the period of operation of the designed system simultaneously. ...  Read More

Evolutionary Computing
FOA: ‘Following’ Optimization Algorithm for solving Power engineering optimization problems

M. Dehghani; M. Mardaneh; O. P. Malik

Volume 8, Issue 1 , February 2020, , Pages 57-64


  These days randomized-based population optimization algorithms are in wide use in different branches of science such as bioinformatics, chemical physics andpower engineering. An important group of these algorithms is inspired by physical processes or entities’ behavior. A new approach of applying ...  Read More