Programme

Monday 1 March 2021

10.00

Conference Chairs’ welcome and opening Damian Flynn, University College Dublin and John Ging EirGrid
10.05

Keynote: Jonathan O'Sullivan, EirGrid, Manager, Innovation

10.30

Break

10.35

Oral Sessions

 

Session 1A: Market design and operation

Session 1B:  Low inertial power system operation and management

11.15

Q&A Session 1A for all papers

Q&A Session 1B for all papers

11.25

Networking, Poster Sessions and Break

11.40

Oral Sessions

 

Session 2A: Wind power plant modelling and control

Session 2B: Battery energy storage systems

12.20

Q&A Session 2A for all papers

Q&A Session 2B for all papers

12.30

Break

12.35

Oral Sessions

 

Session 3A: Power conversion and grid interaction

Session 3B: Reserves, system services and stability

13.15

Q&A Session 3A for all papers

Q&A Session 3B for all papers

13.25

Break

13.30

Oral Sessions

 

Session 4A: System Protection

Session 4B: Demand response applications

14.20

Q&A Session 4A for all papers

Q&A Session 4B for all papers

14.30 Networking

Tuesday 2 March 2021

10.00

Welcome
10.05

Keynote: Mark McGranaghan, EPRI, Vice President, Innovation

10.30

Break

10.35

Oral Sessions

 

Session 5A: Long-term infrastructure planning and investment

Session 5B: Wave and Tidal Energy 

11.15

Q&A Session 5A for all papers

10.55

Q&A Session 5B for all papers

11.25

Networking, Poster Sessions and Break

11.40

Oral Sessions

 

Session 6A: Scheduling and Dispatch of Energy Systems

Session 6B: Distribution Network interactions

12.20

Q&A Session 6A for all papers

Q&A Session 6B for all papers

12.30

Break

12.35

Oral Sessions

 

Session 7A: Industry session

Session 7B: Network Operations

13.25

Q&A Session 7B for all papers

13.50

Industry Panel Session

  • Ellen Diskin, Manager for Active System Management, ESB Networks, Ireland
  • Bernice Doyle, Head of Grid Service, Statkraft, Ireland
  • John Fitzgerald, CEO, SuperNode Ltd
  • Mo Cloonan, Team Lead Future Markets, EirGrid, Ireland
  • Keith Bell, Professor in Smart Grids, University of Strathclyde, UK
  • David Connolly, CEO, Wind Energy Ireland
14.50

Completion

14.55 Networking

Poster Sessions

Poster sessions are available all day throughout the conference

0012

Transient stability improvement of power system by cooperative virtual inertia control of PMSG wind generator and storage battery

T Sato, A Umemura1, R Takahashi1, J Tamura, Kitami Institute of Technology, Japan
0020

Machine-learning based approach of proportional reactive power dispatch under imposing voltage constraint

Y Yoo, JH Lee, S Jung, G Jang, Hanbat National University, The Republic of Korea
0024

Investigation of the effect of different boundary conditions on the islanding of microgrids

M Buchner, K Rudion, University of Stuttgart, Germany
0047

Investigation of anomaly detection technique for wind turbine pitch systems

C McKinnon, J Carroll, A McDonald, S Koukoura, University of Strathclyde, UK, C Plumley, Cubico Sustainable Investments, UK
0062

A new modular three-phase inverter based on SEPIC-CUK combination converter for photovoltaic applications 

S Alotaibi, A Darwish, X Ma, Lancaster University, UK, B Williams, University of Strathclyde, UK
0104

Battery aging due to 100 hz current ripple of power converters

S Barcellona, L Piegari, Politecnico di Milano, Italy
0150

Effective backtracking algorithm for half-cut cell solar panels

D Dolan, F Cheein, P Salter, California Polytechnic State University, USA
0165

Grid forming control for power systems with up to 100% inverter based generation

P Marinakis, HVDC Technologies, UK, N Schofield, Huddersfield University, UK
0176

Micro-grid monitoring and supervision: web-based SCADA approach 

A Besheer, University of Sadat City, Egypt, M Ali, M Barakat, M Abokhalaf, Y Fadel, M Kandil, M Rasmy, O Ali, H Emara, A Bahgat, Cairo University, Egypt
0092

Dynamic maximum power point tracking of photovoltaic arrays based on simplified ripple correlation control

C Caruana, University of Malta, Malta, A Al Durra, Khalifa University, UAE, S Muyeen, Curtin University, Australia
0032

Design and feasibility study of a biomass/diesel/PV/battery microgrid system for an off-grid application

T Adefarati, Federal University, Nigeria, R Bansal, University of Sharjah, UAE, R Naidoo, University of Pretoria, Pretoria, South Africa
0171

Projections of energy storage in future high renewable electrical energy systems

Y Hu, N Schofield, University of Huddersfield, UK, N Zhao, University College Dublin, Ireland
0252

Optimization of controller parameters for grid photovoltaic system at faulty network using emperor penguin optimizer

A Omar, W El-Hameed, Ain Shams University, Egypt, H Hasanien, Future University in Egypt, Egypt
0269

Reliability of smart grids with smart assets and large wind farms

P Oyewole, D Jayaweera, University of Birmingham, UK
0208

Tri-State cuk inverter with power decoupling for photovoltaic applications

A Darwish, S Alotaibi, Lancaster University, UK, M Elgenedy, University of Strathclyde, UK