Energies Best Paper Award Winner

The Energies Best Paper Award winner selected and announced at the MEDPOWER 2018 Closing Ceremony is:

1st place:

Strategic Participation of Merchant Energy Storage in Joint Energy Reserve and Balancing Markets
By: Schillemans, Arthur; De Vivero Serrano, Gustavo; Bruninx, Kenneth

From: KU Leuven

With runner ups:

2nd place: Day-Ahead Management of Smart Homes Considering Uncertainty and Grid Flexibilities
by: Correa-Florez, Carlos Adrian; Michiorri, Andrea; Gerossier, Alexis;  Kariniotakis, Georges

From: MINES ParisTech, PSL-Research University

2nd place: An Auction for Financial Storage Rights
by: Alam, Abu; Taylor, Joshua

From: University of Toronto

3rd place: A Detailed Li-ion Battery Operation Model for Day-ahead Economic Dispatch
by: Gonzalez-Castellanos, Alvaro; Pozo, David; Bischi, Aldo

From: Skolkovo Institute of Science and Technology


Special issue MDPI Energies MEDPOWER2018

A special issue of the open access journal Energies (impact factor 2.676) will be published. Selected best papers from this year’s MEDPOWER2018 conference will be invited to submit an extended and improved paper to the Special Issue.

Guest editors of the MEDPOWER2018 Special Issue are:

Invited authors will be asked to submit the extended paper by 15 March 2019.

Don’t forget, full paper submission deadline is 31st July 2018 and all authors are invited to submit their works regardless of the extended abstract submission.

Meet our keynote speakers

The list of keynote speeches has been updated and can be seen here.

Our keynote speakers and the titles of their talks are:

Prof. Chonqing Kang will deliver the keynote titled “Integrating High Share of Variable Renewable Energy in Bulk Power Systems” .

Prof. Carlo Alberto Nucci will deliver the keynote titled “Smart Grids as enablers for Smart Cities“.

Prof. Yuri Dvorkin will deliver the keynote titled “Extinction of Electric Power Distribution: What Will It Take?“.

Prof. Yongqian Liu will deliver the keynote titled “Intelligent wind farm technologies“.

Full paper submission now open!

Full paper submission has now been opened. You can upload your full paper using the required templates  to the ConfTool system. Deadline for uploading the full papers is July 31st 2018.

Everyone is invited to submit the full paper regardless of the prior submission of the extended abstract.

Authors who have submitted their extended abstract will be notified of acceptance by April 30th and will get the reviews results.