Research interests


  • Earth conduction effects in overhead lines and cable systems.
  • Modelling and analysis of electromagnetic transients.
  • Electromagnetic compatibility and transmission line modeling
  • Power line communication
  • Power systems load and active distribution networks modelling.
  • Application of system identification techniques to power systems.
  • Integration of buildings into smart grids.

Awards


  • Applied Energy Outstanding Reviewer. 2018
  • Electric Power Systems Research Outstanding Reviewer. 2018
  • International Journal of Electrical Power & Energy Systems Outstanding Reviewer. 2017
  • Electric Power Systems Research Outstanding Reviewer. 2016
  • Scholarship for postdoctoral research in the frame of the program "?.?.?. Fellowships of Excellence for Postgraduate Studies in Greece-Siemens Program". 2013-2015
  • Basil Papadias award for the best student paper among 200 in the international conference PowerTech '07, Lausanne, Switzerland. 2007

Projects


European projects

  • "Data-driven simulation modeling for smart neighbourhoods" , European Commission - Joint Rresearch Center, 2019
  • "HARMONIC - Enhanced Generic Load Modelling using Harmonic Profiles" , ERIGrid - Horizon 2020 Programme, 2018
  • "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

  • "Study of sheath cross-bonding and calculations of induced votlages in medium-voltage cables of wind parks", Private sector, 2019
  • "Investigation of sheath cross-bonding in medium-voltage cable interconnections of onshore wind parks", Private sector, 2019
  • "Investigation of power losses in internal electric grids of wind parks", Private sector, 2018
  • "Organization of the 10th Electrical and Computer Engineering Science Conference", Sponshorships, 2017
  • "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