Research

Research areas:

Key words: Power Systems, Cyber-Physical Energy Systems, Smart Grid, Power Grid Flexibility, Resilience and Operability, Grid Integration with Transport Electrification

  • Power system planning, operation and control (distribution, transmission, generation dispatch, smart metering)
  • Cyber-physical whole energy system modelling, co-simulation, real-time digital simulation (Opal-RT)
  • Power system with renewable and distributed energy resources (hydrogen, wind, solar, energy storage)
  • Smart grid / Smart city with transport electrification (EV charging, infrastructure planning and operation)

Research Projects:

Cyber-physical energy system modelling and co-simulation

Funder: UK Research and Innovation (UKRI) Future Leaders Fellowship

Project: Digitalisation of Electrical Power and Energy Systems Operation.

Period: 2022 – 2026

Value: £1.8 million

Planning and operation of SHS-EV charging stations in London

Funder: Department for Transport, Technology Research Innovation Grants (T-TRIG2020)

Project: Solar-Hydrogen-Storage Integrated Electric Vehicle Charging Station in Future Cities

Period: 2021.1 – 2021.7

Role: Principal Investigator, Project Leader

Smart power systems planning, control and operation

Funder: Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council (EPSRC)

Project: Smart Energy Infrastructure for Future Power Networks – Doctoral Training Partnership (DTP)

Period: 2020.9 – 2023.9

Value: £100k + £10k industrial top-up

Conceptual design of Aircraft hybrid and smart charging system

Funder: Department for Transport, Technology Research Innovation Grants (T-TRIG2019)

Project: Aircraft to Grid (A2G): Hybrid and Smart Charging for Electric Aircraft

Period: 2019.12 – 2020.7

Role: Principal Investigator, Project Leader

Aviation-to-Grid Flexibility through electric aircraft charging

Funder: EPSRC (through Supergen Energy Networks – SENFC1-023)

Project: GRid flexibility by Electrifying Energy Networks for Airport (GREEN Airport)

Period: 2019.9 – 2021.3

Role: Principal Investigator