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Journal Articles

  1. S. Frank and S. Rebennack, “Optimal design of mixed AC-DC distribution systems for commercial buildings: a Nonconvex Generalized Benders Decomposition approach,” European Journal of Operational Research, 2014, accepted for publication.

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  2. S. Frank, J. Sexauer, and S. Mohagheghi, “Temperature-dependent power flow,” IEEE Transactions on Power Systems, vol. 28, no. 4, pp. 4007–4018, 2013. Available: http://dx.doi.org/10.1109/TPWRS.2013.2266409.

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  3. S. Frank, I. Steponavice, and S. Rebennack, “Optimal power flow: A bibliographic survey I—Formulations and deterministic methods,” Energy Systems, vol. 3, no. 3, pp. 221–258, 2012. Available: http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s12667-012-0056-y.

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  4. S. Frank, I. Steponavice, and S. Rebennack, “Optimal power flow: A bibliographic survey II—Non-deterministic and hybrid methods,” Energy Systems, vol. 3, no. 3, pp. 259–289, 2012. Available: http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s12667-012-0057-x.

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Conference Papers

  1. S. Frank, K. Lee, P. K. Sen, L. Gentile Polese, M. Alahmad, and C. Waters, “Reevaluation of induction motor loss models for conventional and harmonic power flow,” in Proc. 2012 North American Power Symposium (NAPS), Urbana, IL, Sep. 2012, pp. 1–6. Available: http://dx.doi.org/10.1109/NAPS.2012.6336382.

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  2. K. Lee, S. Frank, P. K. Sen, L. Gentile Polese, M. Alahmad, and C. Waters, “Estimation of induction motor equivalent circuit parameters from nameplate data,” in Proc. 2012 North American Power Symposium (NAPS), Urbana, IL, Sep. 2012, pp. 1–6. Available: http://dx.doi.org/10.1109/NAPS.2012.6336384.

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  3. S. M. Frank and P. K. Sen, “Estimation of electricity consumption in commercial buildings,” in Proc. 2011 North American Power Symposium (NAPS), Boston, MA, Aug. 2011, pp. 1–7. Available: http://dx.doi.org/10.1109/NAPS.2011.6024898.

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  4. S. Frank, L. Gentile Polese, E. Rader, M. Sheppy, and J. Smith, “Extracting operating modes from building electrical load data,” in Proc. 2011 IEEE Green Technologies Conference, Baton Rouge, LA, Apr. 2011, pp. 1–6. Available: http://dx.doi.org/10.1109/GREEN.2011.5754872.

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Posters

  1. S. Frank, P. K. Sen, and S. Rebennack, “Optimizing mixed AC-DC electricity distribution in buildings,” poster session presented at the Power Systems Engineering Research Center (PSERC) Industry Advisory Board Meeting, Golden, CO, Dec. 2012.

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  2. S. Frank, S. Rebennack, and P. K. Sen, “Optimization of building efficiency via use of DC electricity distribution,” poster session presented at the Engineering Innovation Fellowship Program (EIFP) Future Innovators Workshop, Arlington, VA, May 2012.

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  3. S. Frank and P. K. Sen, “Customized electrical load models for commercial buildings,” poster session presented at the Conference on Earth & Energy Research (CEER), Golden, CO, Mar. 2012.

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Dissertation

  1. S. Frank, “Optimal Design of Mixed AC-DC Distribution Systems for Commercial Buildings,” Dissertation, Colorado School of Mines, Golden, CO, 2013. Available: http://disexpress.umi.com/dxweb, UMI #3558161.

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