Research interests


  • Influence of earth on overhead transmission lines and underground cable installations.
  • Power systems analysis and simulation tools for the computation of electromagnetic transients.
  • Power systems dynamics, stability, modeling.
  • Electromagnetic compatibility and transmission line modeling
  • Power Line Communications
  • Electrical energy efficiency and management in buildings

Projects


European projects

  • "PV-Net - Promotion of PV energy through net metering optimization", MED Programme, 2014
  • "INCREASE - Increasing the penetration of renewable energy sources in the distribution grid by developing control strategies and using ancillary services", FP7 Programme, 2014
  • "Countdown to Low Carbon Homes", ERA-Net Eracobuild, 2013
  • "E-Bits - Energy bits, Young people and media for a low energy footprint", Intelligent Energy Europe, 2012
  • "E-SEAP European sustainable energy award for prisons", Intelligent Energy Europe, 2011
  • "DERRI - Distributed Energy Resources Research Infrastructures", FP7 Programme, 2011
  • "GP Wind - Good practice in reconciling onshore and offshore wind with environmental objectives", Intelligent Energy Europe, 2010
  • "Use-Efficiency - Universities and Students for Energy Efficiency", Intelligent Energy Europe, 2010
  • "PowerMan Switch - An Innovative Energy Consumption Management System Based on a Punctual Electrical Control Device", FP5 Programme, 2004

National projects

  • "Support of the laboratory and research infrastructure - dissemination of research activities in power systems", ETAA, 2015
  • "Study of Electrical Interferences of a 5MWp PV park to a gas pipeline", Private sector, 2013
  • "Reconfiguration of wind farm internal grids using underground cables, fault analysis and protection coordination", Private sector, 2012
  • "Transient stability analysis of the combined cycle power plant HERON II", Private sector, 2010
  • "Short circuit & transient stability analysis for CCPP KORINTHOS POWER", Private sector, 2010
  • "Multimedia Services over the grid- MultiGrid", PENED 2003, 2005
  • "Restructuring the information topic studies in the Dept. of Electrical & Computer Engineering of AUTh", EPEAK II, 2005

National cooperations


  • Department of Electrical & Computer Engineering, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Thessaloniki - Prof. Grigoris Papagiannis
  • Department of Electrical Engineering, Western Macedonia University of Applied Sciences, Kozani - Assoc Prof Georgios Christoforidis.

International cooperations


  • Electrical Engineering Department, Erik Jonsson School of Engineering and Computer Science, The University of Texas at Dallas, Dallas, USA - Prof. Naofal Al-Dhahir
  • Electronic and Electrical Engineering, The University of Texas at Dallas, Dallas, Scotland - Prof. Graeme Burt
  • Department of Electrical Engineering, Technical University of Cluj Napoca, Cluj Napoca, Romania - Prof. Dan Doru Micu.
  • Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Cyprus, Nicosia, Cyprus - Assoc. Prof. Charalambos A. Charalambous
  • Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Frederick University, Nicosia, Cyprus - Ass. Prof. Alexis Polycarpou
  • School of Engineering and Natural Sciences, Kemerburgaz University, Istanbul, Turkey - Ass. Prof. Oguzhan Ceylan