2021

  • G. Vanderstar, P. Musilek, Optimal Design of Overhead Distribution Powerlines using Genetic Algorithms, IEEE Transactions on Power Delivery (accepted for publication)
  • N. Gholizadeh, P. Musilek, Distributed Learning Applications in Power Systems: Methods, Gaps, and Challenges, Energies. 2021; 14(12):3654. DOI:10.3390/en14123654
  • T. Barton, P. Musilek, Probabilistic Forecasting of Dynamic Thermal Line Rating with Temporal Correlations, Int. J. of Electrical Power and Energy Systems (accepted for publication)
  • N. Kazemi, K. Schofield, P. Musilek, A High-Resolution Reflective Microwave Planar Sensor for Sensing of Vanadium Electrolyte, Sensors. 2021; 21(11):3759. DOI:10.3390/s21113759
  • N. Kazemi, P. Musilek, Comparative Analysis of Machine Learning Techniques for Temperature Compensation in Microwave Sensors, IEEE Transactions on Microwave Theory and Techniques (available in early access)
  • M. Al-Saffar, P. Musilek, Distributed Optimization for Distribution Grids with Stochastic DER using Multi-Agent Deep Reinforcement Learning, IEEE Access, vol. 9, pp. 63059-63072, 2021, doi: 10.1109/ACCESS.2021.3075247
  • B. Lashkari, P. Musilek, A Comprehensive Review of Blockchain Consensus Mechanisms, IEEE Access, 9, 2021, pp. 43620-43652, doi: 10.1109/ACCESS.2021.3065880
  • C. Quiroz-Juarez, P. Musilek, Real-time battery optimal operation with neural networks, Canadian Conference of Electrical and Computer Engineering (CCECE 2021), Sep 12-17, 2021 (virtual)
  • K. Schofield, N. Kazemi, P. Musilek, VRF Battery Characterization Using Microwave Planar Complementary Split Ring Resonators, Canadian Conference of Electrical and Computer Engineering (CCECE 2021), Sep 12-17, 2021 (virtual)

2020

  • N. Kazemi, M. Abdolrazzaghi, P. Musilek and M. Daneshmand, A Temperature-Compensated High-Resolution Microwave Sensor Using Artificial Neural Network, IEEE Microwave and Wireless Components Letters, vol. 30, no. 9, pp. 919-922, Sept. 2020, doi: 10.1109/LMWC.2020.3012388
  • Fan, C., Ghaemi, S., Khazaei, H., and Musilek, P., Performance Evaluation of Blockchain Systems: A Systematic Survey, IEEE Access, vol. 8, pp. 126927-126950, 2020, doi:10.1109/ACCESS.2020.3006078
  • Ghaemi, S., Khazaei, H., and Musilek, P., ChainFaaS: An Open Blockchain-Based Serverless Platform, IEEE Access, vol. 8, pp. 131760-131778, 2020, doi:10.1109/ACCESS.2020.3010119
  • M. Al-Saffar and P. Musilek, “Reinforcement Learning based Distributed BESS Management for Mitigating Overvoltage Issues in Systems with High PV Penetration,” IEEE Transactions on Smart Grid, 11(4), pp. 2980-2994, 2020
  • Kromer, P., Hasal, M., Nowakova, J., Heckenbergerova, J., Musilek, P., Statistical and Nature–inspired Modelling of Vehicle Flows by Finite Mixtures of Simple Circular Normal Distributions, IEEE Intelligent Transportation Systems Magazine, 12(4), pp. 182-194, 2020
  • E. Kharlova, D. May, P. Musilek, Forecasting Photovoltaic Power Production using a Deep Learning Sequence to Sequence Model with Attention, International Joint Conference on Neural Networks (IJCNN), 2020 IEEE WCCI, Glasgow, UK, July 19-24, 2020
  • S. Zhang, D. May, P. Atrazhev, M. Gul, P. Musilek, Flexibility Platform for Community Energy Systems, CIRED 2020 Workshop, Berlin, Germany, September 22-23, 2020
  • J. Schaluwitz, P. Musilek, A Dimension-Wise Particle Swarm Optimization Algorithm Optimized via Self-Tuning, International Congress on Evolutionary Computing (CEC), 2020 IEEE WCCI, Glasgow, UK, July 19-24, 2020
  • B. Lashkari, Y. Chen, M. Musilek, P. Musilek, Intelligent Scheduling of Heat Pump to Minimize the Cost of Electricity, 21st International Scientific Conference on Electric Power Engineering (EPE 2020), October 19-21, Prague, Czech Republic
  • T. Barton, M. Musilek, P. Musilek, The Effect of Temporal Discretization on Dynamic Thermal Line Rating, 21st International Scientific Conference on Electric Power Engineering (EPE 2020), October 19-21, Prague, Czech Republic
  • Y. Kor, M. Reformat, P. Musilek, Predicting Weather-related Power Outages in Distribution Grid, 2020 IEEE PES General Meeting, August 2-6, Montreal, QB, Canada
  • Kor, Y., Tan, L., Reformat, M., P. Musilek,  GridKG: Knowledge Graph Representation of Distribution Grid Data. 20th IEEE Canada Power and Energy Conference (EPEC2020), Edmonton, Edmonton, Canada
  • Woodhouse, N., P. Musilek,  Computational Acquisition of Meteorological Data for Applications in Electric Power Systems. 20th IEEE Canada Power and Energy Conference (EPEC2020), Edmonton, Canada
  • Schatz, A., P. Musilek,  Implications of Microgrids, Economic Autonomy and Renewable Energy Systems for Remote Indigenous Communities. 20th IEEE Canada Power and Energy Conference (EPEC2020), Edmonton, Canada
  • A. Buss, M. Z. Reformat, P. Musilek. OLGGA: An On-Line Generation-less Genetic Algorithm. 12th European Symposium on Computational Intelligence and Mathematics ESCIM2020, Budapest, Hungary

2019

  • Zarnani, A.; Karimi, S.; Musilek, P. (2019) Quantile Regression and Clustering Models of Prediction Intervals for Weather Forecasts: A Comparative Study. Forecasting, 1, 169-188.
  • Al-Saffar, M., & Musilek, P. (2019). Distributed optimal power flow for electric power systems with high penetration of distributed energy resources. Proceedings of the 2019 IEEE Canadian Conference of Electrical and Computer Engineering, CCECE 2019, doi:10.1109/CCECE.2019.8861718
  • Al-Saffar, M., Zhang, S., Nassif, A., & Musilek, P. (2019). Assessment of photovoltaic hosting capacity of existing distribution circuits. Proceedings of the 2019 IEEE Canadian Conference of Electrical and Computer Engineering, CCECE 2019, doi:10.1109/CCECE.2019.8861957
  • Bardwell, M., & Musilek, P. (2019). Enhancing power flow simulations using function mapping. Proceedings of the 2019 IEEE Canadian Conference of Electrical and Computer Engineering, CCECE 2019, doi:10.1109/CCECE.2019.8861930
  • Barton, T., & Musilek, P. (2019). Day-ahead dynamic thermal line rating using numerical weather prediction. Proceedings of the 2019 IEEE Canadian Conference of Electrical and Computer Engineering, CCECE 2019, doi:10.1109/CCECE.2019.8861883
  • Fan, C., Khazaei, H., Chen, Y., & Musilek, P. (2019). Towards a scalable dag-based distributed ledger for smart communities. Proceedings of the IEEE 5th World Forum on Internet of Things, WF-IoT 2019 – Conference Proceedings, 177-182. doi:10.1109/WF-IoT.2019.8767342
  • Konecny, J., Kromer, P., Prauzek, M., & Musilek, P. (2019). Scan matching by cross-correlation and differential evolution. Electronics, 8(8) doi:10.3390/electronics8080856
  • Konecny, J., Prauzek, M., Borova, M., Janosova, K., & Musilek, P. (2019). A simulation framework for energy harvesting in wireless sensor networks: Single node architecture perspective. Proceedings of the 23rd International Conference Electronics 2019, ELECTRONICS 2019, doi:10.1109/ELECTRONICS.2019.8765580
  • Lashkari, B., Chen, Y., & Musilek, P. (2019). Energy management for smart homes-state of the art. Applied Sciences, 9(17) doi:10.3390/app9173459
  • Prauzek, M., Konecny, J., Vitasek, M., Bajgar, V., & Musilek, P. (2019). Powering batteryless embedded platforms by piezoelectric transducers: A pilot study. Elektronika Ir Elektrotechnika, 25(2), 32-35. doi:10.5755/j01.eie.25.2.23201
  • Zhang, S., May, D., Atrazhev, P., Gul, M., Leach, A., Weis, T., & Musilek, P. (2019). ETX: A flexible simulation framework for design of transactive energy systems. Proceedings of the 2019 IEEE Canadian Conference of Electrical and Computer Engineering, CCECE 2019, doi:10.1109/CCECE.2019.8861523

2018

  • Mocrii, D., Chen, Y., Musilek, P., IoT-based smart homes: A review of system architecture, software, communications, privacy and security, Internet of Things, 1–2, 2018, pp. 81–98
  • Martins, R., Hesse, H., Jungbauer, J., Vorbuchner, T., Musilek, P., Optimal Component Sizing for Peak Shaving in Battery Energy Storage System for Industrial Applications, Energies, 2018, 11, 2048; doi:10.3390/en11082048 (22 pages)
  • Karimi, S., Musilek, P., Knight, A.M., Dynamic thermal rating of transmission lines: A review, Renewable and Sustainable Energy Reviews, 2018, 91, pp. 600-612
  • Prauzek, M., Konecny, J., Borova, M., Janosova, K., Hlavica, J., Musilek, P., Energy Harvesting Sources, Storage Devices and System Topologies for Environmental Wireless Sensor Networks: A Review, Sensors, 2018, 18(8), 2446; doi10.3390/s18082446 (22 pages)
  • M. Bardwell, J. Wong, S. Zhang, P. Musilek. Design Considerations for IoT-based PV Charge Controllers. In IEEE Services 2018 (ICIOT), 2018
  • Vanderstar, G., Musilek, P., Nassif, A., Solar Forecasting using Remote Solar Monitoring Stations and Artificial Neural Networks, 31st Annual IEEE Canadian Conference on Electrical and Computer Engineering (CCECE 2018), Québec City, QC, Canada, May 13–16, 2018 (4 pages)
  • Prauzek, M., Mourcet, N., Hlavica, J., Musilek, P., Q-learning Algorithm for Energy Management in Solar Powered Embedded Monitoring Systems, IEEE CEC 2018, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, July 8-13, 2017 (7 pages)
  • M. Bardwell, J. Wong, S. Zhang, P. Musilek. IoT-based MPPT Controller for Photovoltaic Array. In IEEE Electric Power and Energy Conference (EPEC), 2018

2017

  • Zhang, S., Martins, R., Gul, M, Musilek, P. Economy of Residential Photovoltaic Generation and Battery Energy Storage in Alberta, Canada, 17th IEEE Canada Electrical Power and Energy Conference (EPEC 2017), Oct 22-25, 2017, Saskatoon, SK, Canada (5 pages)
  • Truong, C. N., May, D., Martins, R., Musilek, P., Jossen, A., Hesse, H., Cuckoo-Search Optimized Fuzzy-Logic Control of Stationary Battery Storage Systems, 17th IEEE Canada Electrical Power and Energy Conference (EPEC 2017), Oct 22-25, 2017, Saskatoon, SK, Canada (6 pages)
  • Al-Thubaiti, M., Bernard, M., Musilek, P., Fuzzy Logic Controller for Hybrid Renewable Energy System with Multiple Types of Storage, 30-th annual IEEE Canadian conference on Electrical and Computer Engineering (CCECE 2017), Windsor, ON, Canada, April 30 – May 3, 2017
  • Hesse, H., Naumann, M., Truong, N., Martins, R., Musilek, P., Jossen, A., Economic Assessment and Optimization of Battery Storage Systems for Stationary Applications, Singapore Battery Meeting (SGBM 2017), March 23-24, 2017
  • Hesse, H., R. Martins, R., Musilek, P., Truong, N., Naumann, M., Jossen, A., Optimizing Battery Storage Sizing and Dispatch for Use in Stationary Applications, International Renewable Energy Conference (IRES 2017), Duesseldorf, Germany, March 13-16, 2017
  • Ezeora, O. S., Heckenbergerova, J. , Musilek, P. , Stochastic model and optimum sampling interval of variables for environmental measurement systems, 18th Int. Conf. on Electric Power Engieering (EPE), May 17-19, 2017, Kouty nad Desnou, Czechia
  • Kromer, P., Heckenbergerova, J., Musilek, P., Accurate Mixed Weibull Distribution Fitting by Differential Evolution, The Genetic and Evolutionary Computation Conference (GECCO 2017), Jul 15-19 2017, Berlin, Germany (8 pages)
  • Origo, N., Nightingale, J., Sanchez-Azofeifa, A., Musilek, P., Disney, M., Calders, K., Towards traceable validation of fraction of absorbed photosynthetically active radiation (fAPAR) products derived from Earth Observation (EO), Remote Sensing and Photogrammetry Society Annual Meeting (RSPSoc2017), London, UK, September 5-8, 2017
  • Mocrii, D., Chen, Y.,Musilek, P., IoT-based smart homes: A review of system architecture, software, communications, privacy and security, Internet of Things, 1–2, 2018, pp. 81–98
  • Martins, R., Hesse, H., Jungbauer, J., Vorbuchner, T., Musilek, P., Optimal Component Sizing for Peak Shaving in Battery Energy Storage System for Industrial Applications, Energies, 2018, 11, 2048; doi:10.3390/en11082048 (22 pages)
  • Karimi, S., Musilek, P., Knight, A.M., Dynamic thermal rating of transmission lines: A review, Renewable and Sustainable Energy Reviews, 2018, 91, pp. 600-612
  • Prauzek, M., Konecny, J., Borova, M., Janosova, K., Hlavica, J., Musilek, P., Energy Harvesting Sources, Storage Devices and System Topologies for Environmental Wireless Sensor Networks: A Review, Sensors, 2018, 18(8), 2446; https://doi.org/10.3390/s18082446 (22 pages)
  • J. Schlauwitz and P. Musilek, “Demonstration of a primitive dissipating-predictive-state planning actor-critic in a game of cat and mouse,” 2017 IEEE International Conference on Systems, Man, and Cybernetics (SMC), Banff, AB, 2017, pp. 1764-1769.doi: 10.1109/SMC.2017.8122871

2016

  • Rodway, J., Musilek, P., Wireless Sensor Networks with Pressure-Based Energy Forecasting: A Simulation Study, 29th IEEE Canadian Conference on Electrical and Computer Eng (CCECE 2016), Vancouver, BC, 15-18 May, 2016
  • Ezeora, O. S., Heckenbergerova, J., Musilek, P., Rodway, J., Sampling control in environmental monitor- ing systems using recurrent neural networks, 29th IEEE Canadian Conference on Electrical and Computer Eng (CCECE 2016), Vancouver, BC, 15-18 May, 2016
  • Martins, R. C., Musilek, P., Optimization of Neighborhood Power Self-Consumption using Genetic Algorithm, 2016 IEEE Congress on Evolutionary Computation (IEEE CEC 2016), Vancouver, BC, 25-29 July, 2016
  • Schlauwitz, J., Musilek, P., Smart Renewable Energy Management System for Consumer Applications, 2016 IEEE Congress on Evolutionary Computation (IEEE CEC 2016), Vancouver, BC, 25-29 July, 2016
  • Barton, T., Musilek, P., Derivative based prediction with look ahead, 2016 International Joint Conference on Neural Networks (IJCNN 2016), Vancouver, BC, 25-29 July, 2016
  • Rodway, J., Kromer, P., S. Karimi, Musilek, P., Differential Evolution Optimized Fuzzy Controller for Wireless Sensor Network Energy Management, 2016 IEEE International Conference on Fuzzy Systems (FUZZ-IEEE 2016), Vancouver, BC, 25-29 July, 2016
  • Karimi, S., Knight, A., Musilek, P., A Comparison between Fuzzy and Probabilistic Estimation of Dynamic Thermal Rating of Transmission Lines, 2016 IEEE International Conference on Fuzzy Systems (FUZZ-IEEE 2016), Vancouver, BC, 25-29 July, 2016
  • Zhang, S., Musilek, P., User-centric Energy Management for the Smart Grid, 16 IEEE International Conference on Environment and Electrical Engineering (EEEIC 2016), Florence, Italy 7-10 June, 2016
  • Rodway, J., Musilek, P., Harvesting-aware Energy Management for Environmental Monitoring WSN, 16 IEEE International Conference on Environment and Electrical Engineering (EEEIC 2016), Florence, Italy 7-10 June, 2016
  • Martins, R. C., Musilek, P., Optimization of Neighborhood Power Self-Consumption using Linear Programming, 16 IEEE International Conference on Environment and Electrical Engineering (EEEIC 2016), Florence, Italy 7-10 June, 2016
  • Al Safar, M., Musilek, P., Fuzzy Logic Controller for Large Grid-Integrated Wind Farm under Variable Wind Speed, 17th International Scientific Conference on Electric Power Engineering (EPE 2016), Prague, Czech Republic, May 16-18, 2016
  • Ezeora, O. S., Heckenbergerova, J., Musilek, P., Improving Energy Efficiency of Analog-to-digital Converters in Environmental Monitoring Systems, 17th International Scientific Conference on Electric Power Engineering (EPE 2016), Prague, Czech Republic, May 16-18, 2016
  • Lozowski, E., Maw, S., Kleiner, B., Szilder, K., Shegelski, M., Musilek, P., Ferguson, D., Comparison of IMU measurements of curling stone dynamics with a new numerical model, 11th conference of the International Sports Engineering Association, Delft, Greece 11-14 July, 2016
  • Janata, J., Heckenbergerova, J., Musilek, P.,, Sensitivity analysis of PCA method for wind ramp event detection, 16 IEEE International Conference on Environment and Electrical Engineering (EEEIC 2016), Florence, Italy 7-10 June, 2016
  • Ezeora, O. S., Heckenbergerova, J., Musilek, P., Rodway, J., A new adaptive sampling method for energy-efficient measurement of environmental parameters, 16 IEEE International Conference on Environment and Electrical Engineering (EEEIC 2016), Florence, Italy 7-10 June, 2016
  • Karimi, S., Knight, A., Musilek, P., Heckenbergerova, J., A Probabilistic Estimation for Dynamic Thermal Rating of Transmission Lines, 16 IEEE International Conference on Environment and Electrical Engineering (EEEIC 2016), Florence, Italy 7-10 June, 2016
  • Prauzek, M., Kromer, P., Rodway, J., Musilek, P., Differential Evolution of Fuzzy Controller for Environmentally-powered Wireless Sensors. Applied Soft Computing, 48 (Nov), 2016, pp. 193-206.
  • Konecny, J., Prauzek, P., Kromer, P., Musilek, P., Novel Point to Point Scan Matching Algorithm Based on Cross-correlation, Mobile Information Systems. Ar. no. 6463945.
  • Hlavica, J, Prauzek M, Peterek T, Musilek, P., Assessment of Parkinson’s Disease Progression Using Neural Network and ANFIS Models, Neural Network World, 26(2), 2016, pp. 111-128.