Journal Contents: International Journal of Energy Optimization and Engineering (IJEOE)

Volume 6 (2017)
Issue 1
Article 1
An Energy Management Strategy and Fuel Cell Configuration Proposal for a Hybrid Renewable System with Hydrogen Backup (pages 1-22)
Francisco José Vivas Fernández (University of Huelva, Huelva, Spain), Ainhoa de las Heras Jiménez (University of Huelva, Huelva, Spain), Francisca Segura Manzano (University of Huelva, Huelva, Spain), José Manuel Andújar Márquez (University of Huelva, Huelva, Spain)
Article 3
Combined Heat and Power Dispatch using Hybrid Genetic Algorithm and Biogeography-based Optimization (pages 49-65)
Provas Kumar Roy (Department of Electrical Engineering, Jalpaiguri Government Engineering College, Jalpaiguri, India), Madhumita Ghosh (Dr. B.C. Roy Engineering College, Durgapur, India)
Article 4
A Modern Approach to Solve of Economic Load Dispatch using Group Leader Optimization Technique (pages 66-85)
Subhajit Roy (Dream Institute of Technology, Kolkata, India), Kuntal Bhattacharjee (Dr. B.C. Roy Engineering College, Durgapur, India), Aniruddha Bhattacharya (NIT Agartala, Agartala, India)
Article 5
Distributed Query Plan Generation using Cuckoo Search Algorithm (pages 86-100)
Monika Yadav (School of Computer and Systems Science, Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi, India), T. V. Vijay Kumar (School of Computer and Systems Science, Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi, India)
Article 6
Rigorous Integrated Evolutionary Workflow for Optimal Exploitation of Unconventional Gas Assets (pages 101-122)
Tatyana Plaksina (University of Calgary, AB, Canada), Eduardo Gildin (Texas A&M University, College Station, TX, USA)
Issue 2
Article 1
A Feasibility Study in Energy Harvesting from Piezoelectric Keyboards (pages 1-23)
Tom Page (Loughborough Design School, Loughborough University, Loughborough, United Kingdom)
Article 2
Sustainable Development Dilemmas of Biofuels Research and Production: A Snapshot in South Africa (pages 24-41)
Lwazi Ngubevana (Saline Water Conversion Corporation, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia)
Article 3
A Hybrid PSO-LEVY Flight Algorithm Based Fuzzy PID Controller for Automatic Generation Control of Multi Area Power Systems: Fuzzy Based Hybrid PSO for Automatic Generation Control (pages 42-63)
Ajit Kumar Barisal (Veer Surendra Sai University of Technology, Burla, Odisha, India), Tapas Kumar Panigrahi (IIIT, Bhubaneswar, Odisha, India), Somanath Mishra (Veer Surendra Sai University of Technology, Burla, Odisha, India)
Article 4
Neural Fuzzy Control of Ball and Beam System (pages 64-78)
Ashwani Kharola (Graphic Era University, Dehradun, India), Pravin P. Patil (Department of Mechanical Engineering, Graphic Era University, Dehradun, India)
Article 5
Economic Load Dispatch Using Oppositional Backtracking Search Algorithm (pages 79-97)
Moumita Pradhan (Dr B C Roy Engineering College, Durgapur, West Bengal, India), Provas Kumar Roy (Kalyani Government Engineering College, Kalyani, India), Tandra Pal (National Institute of Technology, Durgapur, West Bengal, India)
Handbook of Research on Artificial Intelligence Techniques and Algorithms
Book Review
Ugo Fiore (Federico II University, Naples, Italy)
Volume 5 (2016)
Issue 1
Article 1
Voltage Stability Index of Radial Distribution Networks by Considering Distributed Generator for Different Types of Loads (pages 1-22)
Tapan Kumar Chattopadhyay (Electrical Engineering Department, Dr. BC Roy Engineering College, Durgapur, India), Sumit Banerjee (Electrical Engineering Department, Dr. BC Roy Engineering College, Durgapur, India), Chandan Kumar Chanda (Electrical Engineering Department, Indian Institute of Engineering Science and Technology, Howrah, India)
Article 2
Cuckoo Search Algorithm for Minimization of Power Loss and Voltage Deviation (pages 23-34)
Dung A. Le (Department of Power Systems, Ho Chi Minh City University of Technology, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam), Dieu N. Vo (Department of Power Systems, Ho Chi Minh City University of Technology, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam)
Article 3
A Power Management Strategy for Hybrid Photovoltaic Diesel System with Battery Storage (pages 35-47)
Taoufik Ben Mohamed el Harry Mhamdi (Higher Institute of Technological Studies, Kasserine, Tunisia), Sbita Lassad (Department of Electrical and Control Engineering, National Engineering School of Gabes, Gabes, Tunisia)
Article 4
Solar PV Residential Grid-Tie System for Optimizing Installation and Performance (pages 48-67)
Michael White (A. Leon Linton Department of Mechanical Engineering, Lawrence Technological University, Southfield, MI, USA), Ahad Ali (A. Leon Linton Department of Mechanical Engineering, Lawrence Technological University, Southfield, MI, USA)
Issue 2
Article 1
Fault Tolerant Control for a Fractional Order AUV System (pages 1-24)
Sneha D. Joshi (Pune University, Pune, India), D. B. Talange (College of Engineering Pune, Pune, India)
Article 2
Thermodynamic and Energy Study of a Regenerator in Gas Turbine Cycle and Optimization of Performances (pages 25-44)
Saria Abed (National Engineering School of Gabes (ENIG), University of Gabès, Gabès, Tunisia), Taher Khir (National Engineering School of Gabes (ENIG), University of Gabès, Gabès, Tunisia), Ammar Ben Brahim (National Engineering School of Gabes (ENIG), University of Gabès, Gabès, Tunisia)
Article 3
Design of an Expert System for Distribution Planning System using Soft Computing Techniques (pages 45-63)
Shabbir Uddin (Department of Electrical and Electronics Engineering, Sikkim Manipal Institute of Technology, Sikkim, India), Amitava Ray (Department of Mechanical Engineering, National Institute of Technology, Silchar, India), Karma Sonam Sherpa (Department of Electrical and Electronics Engineering, Sikkim Manipal Institute of Technology, Sikkim, India), Sandeep Chakravorty (Department of Electrical Engineering, Baddi University of Emerging Science and Technology, Baddi, India)
Article 4
Quasi Oppositional Teaching-Learning based Optimization for Optimal Power Flow Incorporating FACTS (pages 64-84)
Susanta Dutta (Department of Electrical Engineering, Dr. B.C. Roy Engineering College, Durgapur, India), Provas Kumar Roy (Department of Electrical Engineering, Jalpaiguri Government Engineering College, Jalpaiguri, India), Debashis Nandi (Department of Information Technology, National Institute of Technology Durgapur, Durgapur, India)
Energy Modeling and Computations in the Building Envelope
Book Review
Yavuz Yilmaz (Institute of Applied Mathematics, Middle East Technical University, Ankara, Turkey), Gerhard-Wilhelm Weber (Institute of Applied Mathematics, Middle East Technical University, Ankara, Turkey), Pandian Vasant (Department of Fundamental and Applied Sciences, Universiti Teknologi PETRONAS, Seri Iskandar, Malaysia)
Issue 3
Article 1
Application of Modified Biogeography Based Optimization in AGC of an Interconnected Multi-Unit Multi-Source AC-DC Linked Power System (pages 1-18)
Dipayan Guha (Department of Electrical Engineering, Dr. B.C. Roy Engineering College, Durgapur, India), Provas Kumar Roy (Department of Electrical Engineering, Jalpaiguri Government Engineering College, Jalpaiguri, India), Subrata Banerjee (Department of Electrical Engineering, National Institute of Technology, Durgapur, India)
Article 2
Implementation of Model to Analyse the Performance of Microturbine as in Microgrid Comparison with Fuel Cell (pages 19-42)
Subhajit Roy (Dr. B.C. Roy Engineering College, Durgapur, India)
Article 3
Optimal Allocation of Static Synchronous Series Compensator Controllers using Chemical Reaction Optimization for Reactive Power Dispatch (pages 43-62)
Susanta Dutta (Department of Electrical Engineering, Dr. B.C. Roy Engineering College, Durgapur, India), Provas Kumar Roy (Department of Electrical Engineering, Jalpaiguri Government Engineering College, Jalpaiguri, India), Debashis Nandi (Department of Information Technology, National Institute of Technology, Durgapur, India)
Article 4
System Reliability-based Optimization Method to Solve Unavailability of Electrical Energy (pages 63-79)
Mohammed Tamali (Faculty of Science and Technology, Bechar University, Bechar, Algeria), Bouzidi Boumedienne (Shariket el Kahraba wa el Taket el Moutadiadida (SKTM), Bechar, Algeria), Allali Ahmed (Oran University of Science and Technology Mohamed Boudiaf, Oran, Algeria)
Handbook of Research on Novel Soft Computing Intelligent Algorithms: Theory and Practical Applications
Book Review
Rustem Popa (Department of Electronics and Telecommunications, University of Galati, Galati, Romania)
Issue 4
Article 1
A Comparative Study of Improved Teaching Learning Based Optimization Technique on Economic Load Dispatch Problem with Generator Constraints (pages 1-25)
Sumit Banerjee (Electrical Engineering Department, Dr. B. C. Roy Engineering College Durgapur, Durgapur, India), Chandan Chanda (Electrical Engineering Department, Indian Institute of Engineering Science and Technology Shibpur, Howrah, India), Deblina Maity (Electrical Engineering Department, Netaji Subhash Engineering College, Kokata, India)
Article 2
Analysing of Harmonics Affecting the Energy Quality in Opium Alkaloids Plant's Power System (pages 26-47)
Yüksel Oğuz (Department of Electric and Electronic Engineering, Afyon Kocatepe University, Afyon, Turkey), Mustafa Şahin (Department of Electric and Electronic Engineering, Erzincan University, Erzincan, Turkey), Yılmaz Güven (Vocational School of Technical Science Electronics, Kırklareli University, Kırklareli, Turkey), Hatice Zeliha Tuğcu (Afyon Alkaloidleri Factory, Afyonkarahisar, Turkey)
Article 3
Computing of the Ground State Energy of a Hydrogen Like Impurity in a Spherical Quantum Dot using QPSO Algorithm (pages 48-61)
Mohsen Samet Omran (Department of Physics, University of Semnan, Semnan, Iran)
Article 4
Grey Wolf Optimization to Solve Load Frequency Control of an Interconnected Power System: GWO Used to Solve LFC Problem (pages 62-83)
Dipayan Guha (Electrical Engineering Department, Dr. B. C. Roy Engineering College Durgapur, Durgapur, India), Provas Kumar Roy (Electrical Engineering Department, Jalpaiguri Government Engineering College, Jalpaiguri, India), Subrata Banerjee (National Institute of Technology Durgapur, Durgapur, India)
Volume 4 (2015)
Issue 1
Article 1
Adaptive Data Fusion for Energy Efficient Routing in Wireless Sensor Network (pages 1-17)
Priya Mohite (Department of Computing Science, Fiji National University, Suva, Fiji)
Article 2
Transient Stability Constrained Optimal Power Flow Using Teaching Learning Based Optimization (pages 18-35)
Aparajita Mukherjee (Department of Electrical Engineering, Indian School of Mines, Dhanbad, India), Sourav Paul (Department of Electrical Engineering, Dr. B. C. Roy Engineering College, Durgapur, India), Provas Kumar Roy (Department of Electrical Engineering, Jalpaiguri Government Engineering College, Jalpaiguri, India)
Article 3
Average Model of Dual Active Bridge Interfacing Ultra-Capacitor in Electrical Vehicle (pages 36-54)
Mansour Amari (Department of Electrical Engineering, Higher Institute of Technological Studies of Nabeul, Nabeul, Tunisia), Ghouili Jamel (Faculty of Engineering, University of Moncton, Moncton, Canada), Bacha Faouzi (National School of Engineering of Tunis (ENSIT), University of Tunis, Tunis, Tunisia)
Article 4
Application of Support Vector Network for Power System Static Security Evaluation (pages 55-67)
Ashok Kumar Mehta (Department of Computer Applications, National Institute of Technology, Jamshedpur, India), Kesab Bhattacharya (Department of Electrical Engineering, Jadavpur University, Kolkata, India), Dipak Ray (West Bengal State Electricity Transmission Company Limited (WBSETCL), Kolkata, India)
Article 5
A Comparative Study of BAT and Firefly Algorithms for Optimal Placement and Sizing of Static VAR Compensator for Enhancement of Voltage Stability (pages 68-84)
B. Venkateswara Rao (Department of Electrical and Electronics Engineering, Gandhi Institute of Technology and Management (GITAM), Visakhapatnam, India), G.V. Nagesh Kumar (Department of Electrical and Electronics Engineering, Gandhi Institute of Technology and Management (GITAM), Visakhapatnam, India)
Article 6
Optimal Location of TCSC Using Opposition Teaching Learning Based Optimization (pages 85-101)
Pranabesh Mukhopadhyay (Department of Electrical Engineering, Dr. B. C. Roy Engineering College, Durgapur, India), Susanta Dutta (Department of Electrical Engineering, Dr. B. C. Roy Engineering College, Durgapur, India), Provas Kumar Roy (Department of Electrical Engineering, Dr. B. C. Roy Engineering College, Durgapur, India)
Article 7
Load Frequency Control of Interconnected Power System Using Teaching Learning Based Optimization (pages 102-117)
Adhit Roy (Department of Electrical Engineering, Dr. B. C. Roy Engineering College, Durgapur, India), Susanta Dutta (Department of Electrical Engineering, Dr. B. C. Roy Engineering College, Durgapur, India), Provas Kumar Roy (Department of Electrical Engineering, Dr. B. C. Roy Engineering College, Durgapur, India)
Issue 2
Article 1
Assessment and Enhancement of the Energy Supply System Efficiency with Emphasis on the Cogeneration and Renewable as Main Directions for Fuel Saving (pages 1-21)
Sergey V. Zharkov (Melentiev Energy Systems Institute, Siberian Branch of the Russian Academy of Sciences, Irkutsk, Russia)
Article 2
Automatic Generation Control of Interconnected Power System using Cuckoo Optimization Algorithm (pages 22-35)
Shanchari Laik (Department of Electrical Engineering, Bengal College of Engineering and Technology for Women, Durgapur, India), Shatabdi Dey (Department of Electrical Engineering, Bengal College of Engineering and Technology for Women, Durgapur, India), Puja Das (Department of Electrical Engineering, Dr. B. C. Roy Engineering College, Durgapur, India), Sneha Sultana (Department of Electrical Engineering, Dr. B.C. Roy Engineering College, Durgapur, India), Sourav Paul (Department of Electrical Engineering, Dr. B.C. Roy Engineering College, Durgapur, India), Provas Kumar Roy (Department of Electrical Engineering, Jalpaiguri Government Engineering College, Jalpaiguri, India)
Article 3
Stability Enhancement in Multi-Machine Power Systems by Fuzzy-based Coordinated AVR-PSS (pages 36-50)
Rahmat Khezri (Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Kurdistan, Sanandaj, Iran), Hassan Bevrani (Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Kurdistan, Sanandaj, Iran)
Article 4
Optimal Design of Single Machine Power System Stabilizer using Chemical Reaction Optimization Technique (pages 51-69)
Sourav Paul (Department of Electrical Engineering, Dr. B.C. Roy Engineering College, Durgapur, India), Provas Kumar Roy (Department of Electrical Engineering, Dr. B.C. Roy Engineering College, Durgapur, India)
Article 5
Pyrolysis of Waste Printed Circuit Board Particles (pages 70-75)
Şule Atasever (Department of Chemistry, Ankara University, Ankara, Turkey), Pınar A. Bozkurt (Department of Chemistry, Ankara University, Ankara, Turkey), Muammer Canel (Department of Chemistry, Ankara University, Ankara, Turkey)
Issue 3
Special Issue Part 1 on the Occasion of International Renewable Energy Congress 2014 (IREC 2014)
Guest Editorial Preface
Gerhard-Wilhelm Weber (Institute of Applied Mathematics, Middle East Technical University, Ankara, Turkey), A. Sevtap Selçuk Kestel (Institute of Applied Mathematics, Middle East Technical University, Ankara, Turkey)
Article 1
Optimization of In-Wheel Permanent Magnet Synchronous Motor for Electric Car (pages 1-17)
Hejra Msaddek (CES Laboratory, National Engineering School of Sfax, University of Sfax, Sfax, Tunisia), Ali Mansouri (CES Laboratory, National Engineering School of Sfax, University of Sfax, Sfax, Tunisia), Trabelsi Hafedh (CES Laboratory, National Engineering School of Sfax, University of Sfax, Sfax, Tunisia)
Article 2
Energy Management for Photovoltaic Irrigation with a Battery Bank (pages 18-32)
Imene Yahyaoui (Industrial Engineering School, University of Valladolid, Valladolid, Spain), Maher Chaabene (Control of Electrical Machines and Power Networks Unit (CMERP), University of Sfax, Sfax, Tunisia), Fernando Tadeo (Industrial Engineering School, University of Valladolid, Valladolid, Spain)
Article 3
Eigenvalue Assignments in Multimachine Power Systems using Multi-Objective PSO Algorithm (pages 33-48)
Yosra Welhazi (CEM Laboratory, National Engineering School of Sfax, University of Sfax, Sfax, Tunisia), Tawfik Guesmi (CEM Laboratory, National Engineering School of Sfax, University of Sfax, Sfax, Tunisia), Hsan Hadj Abdallah (CEM Laboratory, National Engineering School of Sfax, University of Sfax, Sfax, Tunisia)
Article 4
Renewable Energy Management with a Multi-Agent System (pages 49-59)
Wahiba Ben Abdessalem (RIADI-GDL Laboratory ENSI, College of Computer and Information Technology, Taif University, Taif, Saudi Arabia), Sami Karaa (Energy Efficiency Department, Société Tunisienne d'Electricité et de Gaz (STEG), Tunis, Tunisia), Amira S. Ashour (Department of Electronics and Electrical Communications Engineering, Tanta University, Tanta, Egypt & College of Computer and Information Technology, Taif University, Taif, Saudi Arabia)
Issue 4
Special Issue Part 2 on the Occasion of International Renewable Energy Congress 2014 (IREC 2014)
Guest Editorial Preface
Gerhard Wilhelm Weber (Institute of Applied Mathematics, Middle East Technical University, Ankara, Turkey), A. Sevtap Selçuk Kestel (Institute of Applied Mathematics, Middle East Technical University, Ankara, Turkey)
Article 1
Study of Autonomous Wind Energy Systems with Battery Storage (AWESBS) for Mountainous Rural Area Electrification in Algeria (pages 1-20)
Djohra Saheb Koussa (Centre de Developpement des Energies Renouvelables, (CDER), Algeries, Algeria), Mustapha Koussa (Centre de Developpement des Energies Renouvelables, (CDER), Algeries, Algeria), Seddik Hadji (École Nationale Polytechnique d'Alger (ENP-Alger), El Harrach, Algeria)
Article 2
Hybrid Wind/Electric Powered Vehicle (pages 21-28)
Ahmad Atieh (Department of Electrical Engineering, The University of Jordan, Amman, Jordan), Samir Al Shariff (Electrical Engineering Department, Taibah University, Medina, Saudi Arabia)
Article 3
Profiling of Prosumers for the Needs of Electric Energy Demand Estimation in Microgrids (pages 29-45)
Karol Fabisz (Poznań University of Economics, Poznań, Poland), Agata Filipowska (Poznań University of Economics, Poznań, Poland), Tymoteusz Hossa (Poznań University of Economics, Poznań, Poland)
Article 4
Metrology of Al2O3 Barrier Film for Flexible CIGS Solar Cells (pages 46-60)
Mohamed Elrawemi (Mechanical Engineering Department, Almergheb University, Alkhoms, Libya and Centre for Precision Technologies, University of Huddersfield, Huddersfield, UK), Liam Blunt (Centre for Precision Technologies, University of Huddersfield, Huddersfield, UK), Leigh Fleming (Centre for Precision Technologies, University of Huddersfield, Huddersfield, UK), Francis Sweeney (Centre for Precision Technologies, University of Huddersfield, Huddersfield, UK), David Robbins (Centre for Process Innovation Limited, Durham, UK), David Bird (Centre for Process Innovation Limited, Durham, UK)
Volume 3 (2014)
Issue 1
Special Issue on Mathematical and Heuristic Modeling and Optimization of Energy Systems, Part 2
Guest Editorial Preface
N. I. Voropai (Energy Systems Institute, Siberian Branch of the Russian Academy of Sciences, Irkutsk, Russia)
Article 1
Generation Scheduling Based on Two-Level Optimization Problem (pages 1-11)
I. A. Nechaev (Energy Systems Institute, Siberian Branch of the Russian Academy of Sciences, Irkutsk, Russia), S.I. Palamarchuk (Energy Systems Institute, Siberian Branch of the Russian Academy of Sciences, Irkutsk, Russia)
Article 2
Models of Imperfect Competition in Analysis of Siberian Electricity Market (pages 12-27)
N.I. Aizenberg (Energy Systems Institute, Siberian Branch of the Russian Academy of Sciences, Irkutsk, Russia), M.A. Kiseleva (Energy Systems Institute, Siberian Branch of the Russian Academy of Sciences, Irkutsk, Russia)
Article 3
PMU Placement Based on Heuristic Methods, when Solving the Problem of EPS State Estimation (pages 28-64)
I. N. Kolosok (Energy Systems Institute, Siberian Branch of the Russian Academy of Sciences, Irkutsk, Russia), E. S. Korkina (Energy Systems Institute, Siberian Branch of the Russian Academy of Sciences, Irkutsk, Russia), A. M. Glazunova (Energy Systems Institute, Siberian Branch of the Russian Academy of Sciences, Irkutsk, Russia)
Article 4
Optimal Training of Artificial Neural Networks to Forecast Power System State Variables (pages 65-82)
Victor Kurbatsky (Energy Systems Institute, Siberian Branch of the Russian Academy of Sciences, Irkutsk, Russia), Denis Sidorov (Energy Systems Institute, Siberian Branch of the Russian Academy of Sciences, Irkutsk, Russia), Nikita Tomin (Energy Systems Institute, Siberian Branch of the Russian Academy of Sciences, Irkutsk, Russia), Vadim Spiryaev (Energy Systems Institute, Siberian Branch of the Russian Academy of Sciences, Irkutsk, Russia)
Article 5
Intelligent Computing on the Basis of Cognitive and Event Modeling, and Its Application in Energy Security Research (pages 83-91)
L. V. Massel (Energy Systems Institute, Siberian Branch of the Russian Academy of Sciences, Irkutsk, Russia), V. L. Arshinsky (Energy Systems Institute, Siberian Branch of the Russian Academy of Sciences, Irkutsk, Russia), A. G. Massel (Energy Systems Institute, Siberian Branch of the Russian Academy of Sciences, Irkutsk, Russia)
Article 6
Thermal Properties Study of a Solar Water Heater Tank with a Mantle Exchanger (pages 92-100)
Mourad Chikhi (Unite of Solar Equipment Development UDES/EPST CDER, Bou-Ismail, Algeria), Rabah Sellami (Unite of Solar Equipment Development UDES/EPST CDER, Bou-Ismail, Algeria), Nachida Kasbadji Merzouk (Unite of Solar Equipment Development UDES/EPST CDER, Bou-Ismail, Algeria)
Article 7
Optimal Operational Strategy for PV/Wind-Diesel Hybrid Power Generation System with Energy Storage (pages 101-120)
Vincent Anayochukwu Ani (Department of Electronic Engineering, University of Nigeria, Nsukka, Enugu State, Nigeria)
Issue 2
Article 1
Article 2
Simulation and Optimization of Photovoltaic/Diesel Hybrid System for Off-Grid Banking Industry (pages 17-37)
Vincent Anayochukwu Ani (Department of Electronic Engineering, University of Nigeria, Nsukka, Enugu State, Nigeria)
Article 3
Artificial Bee Colony Optimization for Optimal Reactive Power Dispatch Incorporating FACTS Devices (pages 38-58)
Susanta Dutta (Department of Electrical Engineering, Dr. B.C.Roy Engineering College, Durgapur, India), Provas Kumar Roy (Department of Electrical Engineering, Dr. B.C.Roy Engineering College, Durgapur, India), Debashis Nandi (Department of Information Technology, National Institute of Technology, Durgapur, India)
Article 4
Application of Adaptive Tabu Search Algorithm in Sinusoidal Fryze Voltage Control based Hybrid Series Active Power Filter (pages 59-75)
Saifullah Khalid (Member, IEEE, India), Neeraj Kumar (CSJM University, Kanpur, India), V.M. Mishra (G.B.P.E.C., Pauri, India)
Issue 3
Article 1
Application of Evolutionary Algorithm for Triobjective Optimization: Electric Vehicle (pages 1-19)
Naourez Ben Hadj (National Engineering School of Sfax, University of Sfax, Sfax, Tunisia), Jalila Kaouthar Kammoun (National Engineering School of Sfax, University of Sfax, Sfax, Tunisia), Rafik Neji (National Engineering School of Sfax, University of Sfax, Sfax, Tunisia)
Article 2
The Use of the Data Transformation Techniques in Estimating the Shape Parameter of the Weibull Distribution for the Wind Speed (pages 20-33)
Yeliz Mert Kantar (Department of Statistics, Faculty of Science, Anadolu University, Eskisehir, Turkey), Ibrahim Arik (Department of Statistics, Faculty of Science, Anadolu University, Eskisehir, Turkey)
Article 3
Combined Cycle for Power Generation and Refrigeration Using Low Temperature Heat Sources (pages 34-56)
Vijay Chauhan (School of Engineering, Indian Institute of Technology Mandi, Himachal Pradesh, India), P. Anil Kishan (School of Engineering, Indian Institute of Technology Mandi, Himachal Pradesh, India), Sateesh Gedupudi (Department of Mechanical Engineering, Indian Institute of Technology, Madras, Chennai, India)
Article 4
Magnetic Field Model (MFM) in Soft Computing and parallelization techniques for Self Organizing Networks (SON) in Telecommunications (pages 57-71)
Premnath K N (School of Computer Science and Engineering, Karunya University, Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu, India), Srinivasan R (School of Computer Science and Engineering, Karunya University, Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu, India), Elijah Blessing Rajsingh (School of Computer Science and Engineering, Karunya University, Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu, India)
Article 5
Computer Assisted Diagnosis of Tumor in Brain MRI Images using Wavelet as input to Ada-Boost classifier (pages 72-85)
A. Jayachandran (Department of CSE, PSN College of Engineering & Technology, Dindigul, Tamil Nadu, India), R. Dhanasekaran (Syed Ammal Engineering College, Ramanathapuram, Tamil Nadu, India)
Article 6
Comparison of Computational Electromagnetics for Electrostatic Analysis (pages 86-100)
M. Dhamodaran (Syed Ammal Engineering College, Ramanathapuram, Tamil Nadu, India), R. Dhanasekaran (Syed Ammal Engineering College, Ramanathapuram, Tamil Nadu, India)
Article 7
An AC/DC PFC Converter with Active Soft Switching Technique (pages 101-121)
S. Aiswariya (Syed Ammal Engineering College, Ramanathapuram, Tamil Nadu, India), R. Dhanasekaran (Syed Ammal Engineering College, Ramanathapuram, Tamil Nadu, India)
Issue 4
Article 1
Assessment and Enhancement of the Energy Supply System Efficiency with Emphasis on the Cogeneration and Renewable as Main Directions for Fuel Saving (pages 1-20)
S. V. Zharkov (Melentiev Energy Systems Institute, Siberian Branch of the Russian Academy of Sciences, Irkutsk, Russia)
Article 2
Optimization of Nigerian Restaurant Waste Cooking Biodiesel Reaction Parameters using Response Surface Methodology (pages 21-33)
M.A. Waheed (Department of Mechanical Engineering, Federal University of Agriculture, Abeokuta, Nigeria), O.D. Samuel (Department of Mechanical Engineering, Federal University of Petroleum Resources, Effurun, Nigeria), B.O. Bolaji (Department of Mechanical Engineering, Federal University Oye-Ekiti, Nigeria), O.U. Dairo (Department of Agricultural Engineering, Federal University of Agriculture, Abeokuta, Nigeria)
Article 3
Scope of Biogeography Based Optimization for Economic Load Dispatch and Multi-Objective Unit Commitment Problem (pages 34-54)
Vikram Kumar Kamboj (Department of Electrical Engineering, Punjab Technical University, Jalandhar, Punjab, India), S.K. Bath (Department of Electrical Engineering, GZSCET PTU Campus, Punjab, India)
Article 4
Transient Stability Constrained Optimal Power Flow Using Teaching Learning-Based Optimization (pages 55-71)
Aparajita Mukherjee (Department of Electrical Engineering, Dr. B C Roy Engineering College, Durgapur, West Bengal, India), Sourav Paul (Department of Electrical Engineering, Dr. B C Roy Engineering College, Durgapur, West Bengal, India), Provas Kumar Roy (Department of Electrical Engineering, Dr. B C Roy Engineering College, Durgapur, West Bengal, India)
Article 5
Application of Clean Development Mechanism (CDM) in Renewable Energy Generation from Micro-Hydel Projects of Himachal Pradesh (pages 72-97)
A. N. Sarkar (Asia-Pacific Institute of Management, New Delhi, India)
Volume 2 (2013)
Issue 1
Article 1
Multi-Criteria Decision Aid for Sustainable Energy Prioritization Using Fuzzy Axiomatic Design (pages 1-20)
Basar Oztaysi (Department of Industrial Engineering, Management Faculty, Istanbul Technical University, Maçka, Besiktas, Istanbul, Turkey), Mine Isik (Department of Industrial Engineering, Management Faculty, Istanbul Technical University, Maçka, Besiktas, Istanbul, Turkey), Secil Ercan (Department of Industrial Engineering, Management Faculty, Istanbul Technical University, Maçka, Besiktas, Istanbul, Turkey)
Article 2
Assessment of Nuclear Energy Competiveness Using a Multi-Criteria Fuzzy Approach (pages 21-36)
Fausto Cavallaro (Department of Economics, Management and Social Sciences, University of Molise, Campobasso, Italy)
Article 3
Sustainable Development by Rural Energy Resources Allocation in India: A Fuzzy Goal Programming Approach (pages 37-49)
A. M. Jinturkar (Anuradha Engineering College, Chikhli, India,), S. S. Deshmukh (Centre for Environmental Strategy, University of Surrey, Surrey, London, UK)
Article 4
Evaluation of Fuzzy Linear Programming Application in Energy Models (pages 50-59)
Mehdi Sadeghi (Department of Economics, Imam Sadiq University, Tehran, Iran), Hossein Mirshojaeian Hosseini (Department of Economics, Imam Sadiq University, Tehran, Iran)
Article 5
A New Improved Particle Swarm Optimization for Solving Nonconvex Economic Dispatch Problems (pages 60-77)
Jirawadee Polprasert (Energy Field of Study, School of Environment, Resources and Development, Asian Institute of Technology, Pathumthani, Thailand), Weerakorn Ongsakul (Energy Field of Study, School of Environment, Resources and Development, Asian Institute of Technology, Pathumthani, Thailand), Vo Ngoc Dieu (Department of Power Systems, Electronic Electrical Engineering Faculty, Ho Chi Minh City University of Technology, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam)
Article 6
Microgrids Emergency Control and Protection: Key Issues and New Perspectives (pages 78-100)
Hassan Bevrani (Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Kurdistan, Sanandaj, Iran), Mehrdad Gholami (Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Kurdistan, Sanandaj, Iran), Neda Hajimohammadi (Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Kurdistan, Sanandaj, Iran)
Article 7
A Selection of Optimal Electrical Energy Equipment Using Integrated Multi Criteria Decision Making Methodology (pages 101-116)
K. D. Maniya (Department of Mechanical Engineering, C. K. Pithawalla College of Engineering & Technology, Veer Narmad South Gujarat University, Surat, India), M. G. Bhatt (Department of Production Engineering, Shantilal Shah Engineering College, Bhavnagar University, Bhavnagar, India)
Issue 2
Article 1
FACTS Devices Allocation for Power Transfer Capability Enhancement and Power System Losses Reduction (pages 1-14)
Peerapol Jirapong (Department of Electrical Engineering, Faculty of Engineering, Chiang Mai University, Muang District, Chiang Mai, Thailand)
Article 2
Energy Optimization of Power Station for a Small Research Institute (pages 15-31)
Vincent Anayochukwu Ani (Department of Electronic Engineering, University of Nigeria, Nsukka, Enugu State, Nigeria)
Article 3
Tuning of Power System Stabilizer (Unitrol D) in Benghazi North Power Plant (pages 32-43)
Tawfiq H. Elmenfy (Faculty of Engineering, University of Benghazi, Benghazi, Libya)
Article 4
Cost Minimization of Power Delivery Systems by Optimal Power Generation from Distributed Energy Resources Using Real Valued Cultural Algorithm (pages 44-61)
Trina Som (Department of Power Engineering, Jadavpur University, Salt Lake Campus, Kolkata, West Bengal, India), Niladri Chakraborty (Department of Power Engineering, Jadavpur University, Salt Lake Campus, Jadavpur University, Salt Lake Campus, Kolkata, West Bengal, India)
Article 5
Solving the Mixed Backhauling Vehicle Routing: Problem with Ants (pages 62-77)
Niaz A. Wassan (Center for Logistics and Heuristics Optimization, Kent Business School, University of Kent, Canterbury, Kent, UK), Said Salhi (Center for Logistics and Heuristics Optimization, Kent Business School, University of Kent, Canterbury, Kent, UK), Gábor Nagy (Center for Logistics and Heuristics Optimization, Kent Business School, University of Kent, Canterbury, Kent, UK), Naveed Wassan (Center for Logistics and Heuristics Optimization, Kent Business School, University of Kent, Canterbury, Kent, UK), Anne C. Wade (BAE Systems, Insyte, Filton, UK)
Issue 3
Article 1
Probabilistic Electric Vehicle Charging Optimized With Genetic Algorithms and a Two-Stage Sampling Scheme (pages 1-15)
Stephan Hutterer (School of Informatics, Communication and Media, University of Applied Sciences Upper Austria, Hagenberg, Austria), Michael Affenzeller (School of Informatics, Communication and Media, University of Applied Sciences Upper Austria, Hagenberg, Austria)
Article 2
Optimal Energy System for Single Household in Nigeria (pages 16-41)
Vincent Anayochukwu Ani (Department of Electronic Engineering, University of Nigeria, Nsukka, Enugu State, Nigeria)
Article 3
Use of Simulated Annealing for Adaptive Control System (pages 42-54)
Tran Trong Dao (Department of Science-Technology, Cooperation and Postgraduate Studies, Ton Duc Thang University, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam), Ivan Zelinka (Department of Computer Science, Technical University of Ostrava (VSB-TU), Ostrava, Czech Republic), Vo Hoang Duy (Department of Control Engineering, Ton Duc Thang University, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam)
Article 4
An Empirical Assessment to Express the Variability of Buildings' Energy Consumption (pages 55-67)
Eva Maleviti (Department of Civil Structure Works, Technical Institute of Trikala, Trikala, Greece & TEI of Larissa, Larissa, Greece), Walter Wehrmeyer (Centre for Environmental Strategy, University of Surrey, Guildford, UK), Yacob Mulugetta (Centre for Environmental Strategy, University of Surrey, Guildford, UK)
Article 5
Optimal Values for Calculation of Premium in Life Insurance (pages 68-85)
Cvetko Andreeski (Department of Tourism and Hospitality, University St. Kliment Ohridski – Bitola, Ohrid, Republic of Macedonia)
Article 6
Hybridization of Biogeography-Based: Optimization with Differential Evolution for Solving Optimal Power Flow Problems (pages 86-101)
Provas Kumar Roy (Department of Electrical Engineering, Dr. B. C. Roy Engineering College, Durgapur, West Bengal, India), Dharmadas Mandal (Department of Electrical Engineering, Birbhum Institute of Engineering and Technology, Suri, West Bengal, India)
Article 7
Multi-Objective Design Optimization of Rolling Element Bearings Using ABC, AIA and PSO Technique (pages 102-125)
Vimal Savsani (Department of Mechanical Engineering, Pandit Deendayal Petroleum University, Gandhinagar, Gujarat, India)
Issue 4
Special Issue on Mathematical and Heuristic Modeling and Optimization of Energy Systems, Part 1
Guest Editorial Preface
N. I. Voropai (Energy Systems Institute, Siberian Branch of the Russian Academy of Sciences, Irkutsk, Russia)
Article 1
Optimization Models and Methods Developed at the Energy Systems Institute (pages 1-15)
N.I. Voropai (Energy Systems Institute, Siberian Branch of the Russian Academy of Sciences, Irkutsk, Russia), V.I. Zorkaltsev (Energy Systems Institute, Siberian Branch of the Russian Academy of Sciences, Irkutsk, Russia)
Article 2
Modeling of Nonlinear Dynamic Systems with Volterra Polynomials: Elements of Theory and Applications (pages 16-43)
A. S. Apartsyn (Energy Systems Institute, Siberian Branch of the Russian Academy of Sciences, Irkutsk, Russia), S. V. Solodusha (Energy Systems Institute, Siberian Branch of the Russian Academy of Sciences, Irkutsk, Russia), V. A. Spiryaev (Energy Systems Institute, Siberian Branch of the Russian Academy of Sciences, Irkutsk, Russia)
Article 3
Integral Models of Developing Electric Power Systems (pages 44-58)
E. V. Markova (Energy Systems Institute, Siberian Branch of the Russian Academy of Sciences, Irkutsk, Russia), I. V. Sidler (Energy Systems Institute, Siberian Branch of the Russian Academy of Sciences, Irkutsk, Russia), V. V. Trufanov (Energy Systems Institute, Siberian Branch of the Russian Academy of Sciences, Irkutsk, Russia)
Article 4
Optimal Expansion and Reconstruction of Heat Supply Systems: Methodology and Practice (pages 59-79)
V. A. Stennikov (Energy Systems Institute, Siberian Branch of the Russian Academy of Sciences, Irkutsk, Russia), T. B. Oshchepkova (Energy Systems Institute, Siberian Branch of the Russian Academy of Sciences, Irkutsk, Russia), N. V. Stennikov (Energy Systems Institute, Siberian Branch of the Russian Academy of Sciences, Irkutsk, Russia)
Article 5
New Results in Development of Methods for Optimization of Heat Supply System Parameters and Their Software Implementation (pages 80-99)
E. A. Barakhtenko (Energy Systems Institute, Siberian Branch of the Russian Academy of Sciences, Irkutsk, Russia), T. B. Oshchepkova (Energy Systems Institute, Siberian Branch of the Russian Academy of Sciences, Irkutsk, Russia), D. V. Sokolov (Energy Systems Institute, Siberian Branch of the Russian Academy of Sciences, Irkutsk, Russia), V. A. Stennikov (Energy Systems Institute, Siberian Branch of the Russian Academy of Sciences, Irkutsk, Russia)
Article 6
Optimization of Developing Heat Supply System in Competitive Market Environment (pages 100-119)
V. A. Stennikov (Energy Systems Institute, Siberian Branch of the Russian Academy of Sciences, Irkutsk, Russia), O. V. Khamisov (Energy Systems Institute, Siberian Branch of the Russian Academy of Sciences, Irkutsk, Russia), A. V. Penkovsky (Energy Systems Institute, Siberian Branch of the Russian Academy of Sciences, Irkutsk, Russia)
Article 7
Methods for Comprehensive Analysis of Heat Supply Reliability (pages 120-142)
V. A. Stennikov (Energy Systems Institute, Siberian Branch of the Russian Academy of Sciences, Irkutsk, Russia), I. V. Postnikov (Energy Systems Institute, Siberian Branch of the Russian Academy of Sciences, Irkutsk, Russia)
Technology and Energy Sources Monitoring: Control, Efficiency, and Optimization
Book Review
Pratiksha Saxena (Department of Applied Sciences, Gautam Buddha University, Greater Noida, Uttar Pradesh, India)
Volume 1 (2012)
Issue 1
Article 1
On the Exergy Content of an Isolated Body in Thermodynamic Disequilibrium (pages 1-18)
Robert W. Grubbström (Linköping Institute of Technology, Sweden and Mediterranean Institute for Advanced Studies, Šempeter pri Gorici, Slovenia)
Article 2
Real Power Dispatch on Large Scale Power Systems by Augmented Lagrange Hopfield Network (pages 19-38)
Vo Ngoc Dieu (Ho Chi Minh City University of Technology, Vietnam), Peter Schegner (Technische Universität Dresden, Germany)
Article 3
Transmission Service Cost Calculation with Power Loss and Congestion Considerations (pages 39-58)
Alireza Tavakoli Shooshtari (Islamic Azad University, Dezful Branch, Iran), Mahmood Joorabian (Islamic Azad University, Dezful Branch, Iran), Armin Ebrahimi Milani (Islamic Azad University, Iran)
Article 4
Lagrangian Bounds and a Heuristic for the Two-Stage Capacitated Facility Location Problem (pages 59-71)
Igor Litvinchev (Nuevo Leon State University, Mexico), Edith L. Ozuna (Nuevo Leon State University, Mexico)
Article 5
Development and Investigation of a Proposed Voltage Sag Index (pages 72-91)
Alexis Polycarpou (Frederick University, Cyprus)
Issue 2
Article 1
Smart Grid Implementation of Demand Side Management and Micro-Generation (pages 1-19)
Sasa Z. Djokic (The University of Edinburgh, UK), Igor Papic (University of Ljubljana, Slovenia)
Article 2
Optimization of the Production Process of Wood Pellets by Adding Additives (pages 20-40)
Michal Holubcik (University of Zilina, Slovakia), Radovan Nosek (University of Zilina, Slovakia), Jozef Jandacka (University of Zilina, Slovakia)
Article 3
Cooling and Heating with Ground Source Energy (pages 41-58)
Abdeen Mustafa Omer (Energy Research Institute (ERI), Sudan)
Article 4
Ranking Socially Responsible Mutual Funds (pages 59-84)
Blanca Pérez-Gladish (University of Oviedo, Spain), Paz Méndez (University of Oviedo, Spain), Bouchra M’Zali (Université du Québec à Montréal, Canada)
Article 5
A Novel Approach for Load Frequency Control of Interconnected Thermal Power Stations (pages 85-95)
Yogendra Arya (Maharaja Surajmal Institute of Technology, India), H.D. Mathur (Birla Institute of Technology and Science, India), S.K. Gupta (Deenbandhu Chhotu Ram University of Science & Technology, India)
Article 6
Energy Efficient Operation of University Hostel Buildings Under Indoor Environmental Quality Requirements (pages 96-109)
Ahmed A. Medhat A. Fahim (Electro-Mechanical Research Institute, At Housing & Building National Research Center, Egypt), Essam E. Khalil (Cairo University, Egypt)
Issue 3
Article 1
Energy Optimization at GSM Base Station Sites Located in Rural Areas (pages 1-31)
Vincent Anayochukwu Ani (University of Nigeria Nsukka, Nigeria), Nzeako Anthony Ndubueze (University of Nigeria Nsukka, Nigeria)
Article 2
Impacts of High Wind Power Penetration on the Frequency Response Considering Wind Power Reserve (pages 32-47)
Bakhtiar Badmasti (Islamic Azad University—Marivan Branch, Iran), Hassan Bevrani (University of Kurdistan, Iran), Ali Hessamy Naghshbandy (University of Kurdistan, Iran)
Article 3
Investigation on Visualization, Analysis, and Control of Complex Networks Dynamics (pages 48-73)
Ivan Zelinka (Technical University of Ostrava, Czech Republic), Donald Davendra (Technical University of Ostrava, Czech Republic), Roman Jašek (Tomas Bata University in Zlin, Czech Republic), Roman Šenkerík (Tomas Bata University in Zlin, Czech Republic)
Article 4
Implementation of the Acumen Concept on 1-D Core Neutronics Codes (pages 74-95)
M. Albarhoum (Atomic Energy Commission of Syria, Syria)
Article 5
Boiler Modelling of Simple Combustion Processes (pages 96-119)
Radovan Nosek (University of Zilina, Slovakia), Jozef Jandacka (University of Zilina, Slovakia), Andrzej Szlek (Silesian University of Technology, Poland)
Issue 4
Article 1
The Development of a Theoretical Model for Optimizing Energy Consumption in Buildings (pages 1-14)
Eva Maleviti (Department of Civil Structure Works, Technical Educational Institute of Trikala, Athens, Greece)
Article 2
Chaotic Dynamics and Bifurcations in Impact Systems (pages 15-37)
Sergey Kryzhevich (Mathematics and Mechanics Faculty, Chebyshev Laboratory, Saint-Petersburg State University, Saint-Petersburg, Russia)
Article 3
Optimal Reactive Power Dispatch Using Quasi-Oppositional Biogeography-Based Optimization (pages 38-55)
Provas Kumar Roy (Department of Electrical Engineering, Dr. B. C. Roy Engineering College, Durgapur, India), Dharmadas Mandal (Department of Electrical Engineering, Birbhum Institute of Engineering and Technology-Suri, Suri, India)
Article 4
A Comparative Study on a Built Sun Tracker and Fixed Converter Panels (pages 56-69)
Farzin Shama (Electrical Engineering Department, Razi University, Kermanshah, Iran), Gholam Hossein Roshani (Shahid Beheshti University, Tehran, Iran), Sobhan Roshani (Electrical Engineering Department, Razi University, Kermanshah, Iran), Arash Ahmadi (Electrical Engineering Department, Razi University, Kermanshah, Iran), Saber Karami (Amirkabir University of Technology, Tehran, Iran)
Article 5
Model for Power Shortage Estimation in Electric Power Systems: Interior Point Algorithms (pages 70-88)
Sergey Perzhabinsky (Department of Applied Mathematics, Melentiev Energy Systems Institute - Siberian Branch of the Russian Academy Sciences, Irkutsk, Russia), Valery Zorkaltsev (Department of Applied Mathematics, Melentiev Energy Systems Institute - Siberian Branch of the Russian Academy Sciences, Irkutsk, Russia)
Article 6
Oil Consumption Forecasting in Turkey using Artificial Neural Network (pages 89-105)
Ebru Turanoglu (Ebru Turanoglu, Izmir University, Department of Industrial Engineering, Izmir, Turkey), Ozlem Senvar (Department of Industrial Engineering, Marmara University, Göztepe, Istanbul, Turkey), Cengiz Kahraman (Department of Industrial Engineering, Istanbul Technical University, Istanbul, Turkey)
Article 7
Recent Techniques to Identify the Stator Fault Diagnosis in Three Phase Induction Motor (pages 106-120)
K. Vinoth Kumar (School of Electrical Sciences, Karunya Institute of Technology and Sciences, Coimbatore, India), S. Suresh Kumar (Department of Electronics and Communication Engineering, Dr. NGP Institute of Technology, Coimbatore, India), A. Immanuel Selvakumar (School of Electrical Sciences, Karunya Institute of Technology and Sciences, Coimbatore, India), R. Saravana Kumar (School of Electrical Engineering, Vellore Institute of Technology University, Vellore, India)