Papers and Presentations


  1. 1.B. M. Sanandaji. T. L. Vincent and Michael B. Wakin, “Concentration of Measure Inequalities for Compressive Toeplitz Matricies with Applications to Detection and System Identification,” in: Proc. 49th Conference of Decision and Control, Atlanta, Georgia, USA, Dec. 15-17, 2010.

  2. 2.M. B. Wakin, B. M. Sanandaji, and T. L. Vincent, “On the Observability of Linear Systems from Random, Compressive Measurements,” in: Proc. 49th Conference of Decision and Control, Atlanta, Georgia, USA, Dec. 15-17, 2010.

  3. 3.Benjamin Blunier, Marcelo G. Simões, Abdellatif Miraoui, “Fuzzy Logic Controller Development of a Hybrid Fuel Cell-Battery Auxiliary Power Unit for Remote Applications,” in: Proc. IEEE/IAS International Conference on Industry Applications (INDUSCON), São Paulo (Brazil), November 2010.

  4. 4.K. Pruitt, A. Newman, R.J. Braun, “Optimizing the Acquisition and Operation of Distributed Generation Systems,” Annual Meeting of the Institute for Operations Research and the Management Sciences (INFORMS). Austin, Texas. 10 November 2010.

  5. 5.P. Zhao, S. Suryanaryanan, M. G. Simões, “A conceptual scheme for cyber-physical systems based energy management in building structures,” in: Proc. 9th IEEE INDUSCON IAS International Conference, São Paulo, Brazil, Nov. 2010.

  6. 6.D. Paire, M. G. Simões, J. Lagorse, A. Miraoui, “A Real-Time Sharing Reference Voltage for Hybrid Generation Power System,” in: 2010 IEEE Industry Applications Society Annual Conference, Houston, TX, Oct. 2010.

  7. 7.P. Zhao, S. Suryanarayanan, M. G. Simões, “An energy management system for building structures using a multi-agent decision-making control methodology,” in: 2010 IEEE Industry Applications Society Annual Conference, Houston, TX, Oct. 2010.   1st prize award winner.

  8. 8.S. Suryanarayanan, M. G. Simões, P. Zhao, “CEEMS: An application of cyber-physical systems to energy management in building structures,” invited abstract in Cyber-Physical Systems Special Session, 2010 US-Korea Conference on Science, Technology and Entrepreneurship (UKC 2010), Seattle, WA, Aug 2010.

  9. 9. K. Pruitt, A. Newman, R. Braun, A. Schmidt, D. Morton, “Optimizing the Acquisition and Operation of On-site Electricity Generation,” International Conference on Stochastic Programming. Halifax, Nova Scotia. 16 August 2010.

  10. 10. T. Kouri, D. Mehta, “Random Graph Models for Chemistry” (abstract), Colorado Celebration of Women in Computing (2010)

  11. 11. C. Postiglione, M. G. Simões, “dSPACE based implementation of a grid connected smart inverter system,” in: IEEE Workshop on Control and Modeling for Power Electronics (COMPEL), June 28-30, 2010.

  12. 12. J. Crabtree, D. Mehta and T. Kouri, “An Open-Source Java Platform for Automated Reaction Mapping”, J. Chem. Inf. Model. 50(9), 1751-1756, 2010.

  13. 13. B. Kroposki, B.; Pink, C.; DeBlasio, R.; Thomas, H.; M.G. Simoes, P.K. Sen, “Benefits of Power Electronic Interfaces for Distributed Energy Systems” IEEE Transactions on Energy Conversion, vol.25, no.3, pp.901-908, 2010


1.   Fei Gao, Benjamin Blunier, Marcelo Simões, Abdellatif Miraoui, Abdellah El-Moudni, “PEM Fuel Cell Stack Hardware-In-the-Loop Emulation using DC/DC Converter Design,” 2009 IEEE Electrical Power & Energy Conference.


                        Best paper award

2.   W. Hoff, J. Howard, “Activity Recognition in a Dense Sensor Network,” Proc. of First International Conference on Sensor Networks and Applications (SNA2009), Nov 4-6, 2009, San Francisco, California USA.

  1. 1.Borhan M. Sanandaji, Tyrone L. Vincent and Michael B. Wakin, “Compressive Topology Identification of Interconnected Dynamic Systems via Clustered Orthogonal Matching Pursuit,” in: Proc. Conference on Decision and Control, Orlando, FL, December 2011.

  2. 2.Roland Toth, Borhan Molazem Sanandaji, Kameshwar Poolla, and Tyrone L. Vincent, “Compressive System Identification in the Linear Time-Invariant Framework,” in: Proc. Conference on Decision and Control, Orlando, FL, December 2011

  3. 3.Molazem Sanandaji, Tyrone L. Vincent, Michael Wakin, Roland Toth, Kameshwar Poolla, “Compressive System Identification of LTI and LTV ARX Models,” in: Proc. Conference on Decision and Control, Orlando, FL, December 2011.

  4. 4.Kevin L. Moore, Tyrone L. Vincent, Fadel Lashhab, and Chang Liu, “Dynamic Consensus Networks with Application to the Analysis of Building Thermal Processes,” in: Proc. of the 2011 IFAC World Congress, Milan, Italy, August 2011.

  5. 5.B. M. Sanandaji, T. L. Vincent and M. B. Wakin, “Exact Topology Identification of Large-Scale Interconnected Dynamic Systems from Compressive Observations,” in: Proc. American Control Conference, June 29 to July 1, San Fransisco, CA, 2011.

  6. 6.Kouri, T., Mehta, D.: Improved Automated Reaction Mapping. In SEA 2011 Proceedings. Pardalos, P., Rebennack, S., editors, 157-168, 2011.

  7. 7.A. Johnson, D. Mehta and R. Thurimella, “Identifying algorithmic vulnerabilities through simulated annealing,” Optim. Lett. 1-12, 2011.

  8. 8.Borhan M. Sanandaji, Tyrone L. Vincent and Michael B. Wakin, ``Concentration of Measure Inequalities for Toeplitz Matricies with Applications,’’ IEEE Transactions on Signal Processing,  2011



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  1. 1.A. Schmidt and R. Braun, “Dynamic modeling of solid oxide fuel cell systems for commercial building applications,” in: Proc. 10th European SOFC Forum, Paper A1327, June 26-29, Luzern, Switzerland, 2012.

  2. 2.David Palchak and Siddarth Suryanarayanan, “An Artificial Neural Network in Short-Term Electrical Load Forcasting of a University Campus: A Case Study”, in: Proc. ASME 6th Int. Conf. Energy Sustainability & 10th Fuel Cell Science Engineering and Technology Conference, 2012

  3. 3.Borhan M. Sanandaji, Tyrone L. Vincent, and Michael Wakin, ``A Review of Sufficient Conditions for Structure Identification in Interconnected Systems,’’ in: Proc. 16th IFAC Symposium on System Identification, 2012.

  4. 4.Borhan M. Sanandaji, Tyrone L. Vincent, Kameswhar Poolla, and Michael Wakin, ``A Tutorial on Recovery Conditions for Compressive System Identification of Sparse Channels,’’ in: Proc. 51st Conference on Decision and Control, 2012


  1. 1.Borhan M. Sanandaji, Michael B. Wakin and Tyrone L. Vincent. “Observability with Random Observations,”  IEEE Trans. Automatic Control, (accepted). 

  2. 2.Kwang-Kyo Oh, Fadel Lashab, Kevin L. Moore, Tyrone L. Vincent and Hyo-Sung Ahn. “Consensus of positive real systems cascaded with a single integrator,”  International Journal of Robust and Nonlinear Control.

  3. 3.K. Pruitt, R. Braun, and A. Newman, 2013. "Establishing Conditions for the Economic Viability of Fuel Cell-based, Combined Heat and Power, Distributed Generation Systems." Applied Energy, (accepted), doi 10.1016/j.apenergy.2013.06.025: 904-920.

  4. 4.L. Pruitt, S. Leyffer, A. Newman, and R. Braun. "A Mixed-Integer Nonlinear Program for the Optimal Design and Dispatch of Distributed Generation Systems." Optimization and Engineering, (accepted).

  5. 5.Kwang-Kyo Oh, Kevin L. Moore, Hyo-Sung Ahn, and Sung-Geun Song. “Graph and Controller Design for Disturbance Attenuation in Consensus Networks,” Proc. 13th International Conference on Control, Automation, and System (ICCAS 2013), Gwangju, Korea, October 20-23, 2013.

  6. 6.Adam Zipperer, Patricia A. Aloise-Young, Siddharth Suryanarayanan. “On the design of a survey for reconciling consumer behaviors with demand response in the smart home,” accepted, 45th North American Power Symposium (NAPS), Manhattan, KS, 6 pp., Sep 2013.

  7. 7.J. Howard and W. Hoff. “Forecasting Building Occupancy Using Sensor Network Data,” Proc. of 2nd International Workshop on Big Data, Streams and Heterogeneous Source Mining (BigMine 13), August, 2013, Chicago, Illinois.   (best paper runner-up)

  8. 8.Craig R. Rieger, Kevin L. Moore, and Thomas L. Baldwin. “Resilient Control Systems – A Multi-Agent Systems Perspective,” , Proceedings of 2013 IEEE International Conference on Electro/Information Technology, Rapid City, South Dakota July 2013.

  9. 9.Petr Kadurek, Adam R. Zipperer, Siddharth Suryanarayanan, and Sjef F. G. Cobben. “An application of a decision-making algorithm for an intelligent distribution substation,” in Proc. IEEE Power & Energy Society (PES) General Meeting, Vancouver, BC, Canada, 5 pp., Jul 2013.

  10. 10. Pruitt, K., R. Braun, and A. Newman. "Optimal Design and Dispatch of Distributed Generation Systems: Evaluating Shortfalls in Existing Approaches." Applied Energy, 102(C): 386-398.

  11. 11. Joseph D. Palchak, Siddharth Suryanarayanan, and Daniel J. Zimmerle. “An artificial neural network in short-term electrical load forecasting of a university campus - a case study.”  ASME Journal of Energy Resources Technology, Vol. 135 No. 3,  032001.

  12. 12. Borhan M. Sanandaji, Tyrone L. Vincent, Michael B. Wakin. “Concentration of Measure Inequalities for Toeplitz Matrices With Applications.’’,  IEEE Trans. Signal Processing, Vol. 61, No. 1, pp. 109-117. 2013.

  13. 13. Peng Zhao, Siddharth Suryanarayanan, Marcelo Godoy Simoes. “An Energy Management System for Building Structures Using a Multi-Agent Decision-Making Control Methodology.”  IEEE Trans. Industry Applications, Vol. 49 No. 1, pp. 322-330, 2013.