SEGE 2018

August 12-15, 2018 | Ontario Tech University, Oshawa, Canada

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Conference Program

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Conference Proceedings

Best Paper Award 2018

1st winner: SE0029, Muhammad Rashid, University of Calgary, Canada
Authors: Muhammad Rashid and Andrew Knight
Paper Title: Effects of Centralized Battery Storage Placement in Low-Voltage Residential Distribution Networks with High Photovoltaic Penetration

2nd winner: SE0069, Christopher Rockx, University of Toronto, Canada
Authors: Christopher Rockx and Joseph Euzebe Tate
Paper Title: Hybrid Planning Tool for Solar and Battery Systems in Ontario

3rd winner: SE0013, Jonathan Reynolds, CanmetENERGY, Varennes, Canada
Authors: Jonathan Reynolds, Muhammad Waseem Ahmad, Yacine Rezgui
Paper Title: District Heating Energy Generation Optimisation Considering Thermal Storage

4th winner: SE0019,  Amanjot Singh Toor, Dr. B.R. Ambedkar National Institute of Technology, Jalandhar, Punjab, India
Authors: Amanjot Singh Toor and A. K. Jain
Paper Title:  A new Energy Aware Cluster Based Multi-hop Energy Efficient routing protocol for Wireless Sensor Networks

5th winner: Friedrich Wiegel, Karlsruhe Institute of Technology, Germany
Authors: Friedrich Wiegel, Gerald Oberschmidt, Veit Hagenmeyer
Paper Title:  Cross-media mesh networks for smart home and smart grid application

6th winner: SE0032, Zhi Qu,The University of British Columbia (UBC), Canada
Authors: Zhi Qu, Seyyedmilad Ebrahimi, Navid Amiri, Juri Jatskevich
Paper Title:  Stabilizing Integrated Power Systems with Constant Power Loads Based on DC Bus Voltage Monitoring

7th winner: SE0028, Ricardo Siqueira de Carvalho, Colorado School of Mines, USA
Authors: Ricardo Siqueira de Carvalho, Pankaj K. Sen, Lucas Feksa Ramos and Luciane Neves Canha
Paper Title:  Communication System Design for an Advanced Metering Infrastructure

8th winner:  SE0074, Chuantong Hao, Tsinghua University, China
Authors: Chuantong Hao, Haochen Hua, Yuchao Qin and Junwei Cao
Paper Title:  A Class of Optimal and Robust Controller Design for Energy Routers in Energy Internet

Keynote Speakers


Hossam A.Gabbar
Ontario Tech University, Oshawa, Canada

Resilient Transportation Infrastructures: Planning, Control, and Performance Optimization


Elna Holmberg
Chalmers University of Technology, Sweden

Advancements in Electromobility Research


Miguel F. Anjos
Polytechnique Montréal, Canada

A Tight-and-Cheap Conic Relaxation for the AC Optimal Power Flow Problem


Hussein Mouftah
University of Ottawa

Connected Electric Vehicles in Smart Cities

Gerry Moschopoulos
Western University, London, ON, Canada

Recent Developments in Power Electronic Inverters for Renewable Energy and Smart Grid Applications

Bala Venkatesh
Ryerson University, Canada

Energy Storage – Asset Deferral using Pole Top Units

Loi Lei Lai
Guangdong University of Technology, Guangzhou, China

Smart Grid for Smart Cities – A Decision Support System with consideration of Natural Disaster


Bingyin Xu
Shandong University of Technology (SDUT), Zibo, China

A Novel Control Method for Isolated Micro Grids Based on Synchronized Fixed-Frequency Current Source

Invited Speaker

Mohamed Safiuddin
University at Buffalo, USA

A Blueprint for Engineering Education in the 21st Century



Huimin Li
Shandong University of Technology (SDUT), Zibo, China

IEC61850 Based Open Platform for Smart Grid Application Development

Katherine Sparkes

Distributed Energy Resources: Challenges and Opportunities for Ontario

Dan Ruby
Ontario Centres of Excellence (OCE)

OCE’s Advanced Technology Platforms


Stephen Brown
CSA Group

Cybersecurity Considerations for Industrial IoT (IIoT)