Publications

Books

Book Chapters: 3

2018

- José Silva and Sónia Pinto, Linear and Nonlinear Control of Switching Power Converters, chapter of Power Electronics Handbook, Jan. 2018, Elsevier [bibTex]
- José Silva and Luis Redondo and W C Dillard, Solid-State Pulsed Power Modulators and Capacitor Charging Applications, chapter of Power Electronics Handbook (Fourth Edition), Jan. 2018, Elsevier [bibTex]

2017

- José Silva and Luis Redondo and WC Dillard, Solid-State Pulsed Power Modulators and Capacitor Charging Applications, chapter of Power Electronics Handbook (Fourth Edition), Feb. 2017, Elsevier [bibTex]

Articles

International Journal Articles: 17

2019

- Paulo Gambôa and José Silva and Sónia Pinto and Elmano Margato, Input-Output Linearization and PI Controllers for AC-AC Matrix Converter based Dynamic Voltage Restorers with Flywheel Energy Storage: a comparison, article in Electric Power Systems Research, to appear on 2019, Elsevier [bibTex]

2018

- Fernando M. Camilo and Victor Pires and Rui Castro and Maria Eduarda Pedro, The Impact of Harmonics Compensation Ancillary Services of Photovoltaic Microgeneration in Low Voltage Distribution Networks, article in Sustainable Cities and Society vol. 39, May. 2018 [DOI Article link] [bibTex]
- Fernando M. Camilo and Rui Castro and Maria Eduarda Pedro and Victor Pires, An Assessment of Overvoltage Mitigation Techniques in Low Voltage Distribution Networks with High Penetration of Photovoltaic Microgeneration, article in IET Renewable Power Generation vol. 12, Apr. 2018 [DOI Article link] [bibTex]
- Aleksandra Baczyńska and Waldemar Niewiadomski and Ana Gonçalves and Paulo Almeida and Ricardo Luís, Li-NMC Batteries Model Evaluation with Experimental Data for Electric Vehicle Application, article in MDPI Batteries vol. 4 (1) pp. 11, Feb. 2018 [Article] [DOI Article link] [bibTex]

2017

- Hiren Canacsinh and José Silva and Luis M Redondo and A Fowler, Resonant Converter Topology With Losses Compensation for the ISOLDE/CERN Modulator, article in IEEE Transactions on Plasma Science vol. 45 (12) pp. 1-6, Dec. 2017, IEEE [Article] [DOI Article link] [bibTex]
- Victor Pires and Daniel Foito and Armando Cordeiro, Three-Phase qZ-Source Inverter with Fault Tolerant Capability, article in IET Power Electronics vol. 10 (14) pp. 1852-1858, Nov. 2017 [DOI Article link] [bibTex]
- Luis Rocha and José Silva and L: M Redondo, Marx Multilevel Bipolar Modulator Dynamic Models for Load Transient Analysis, article in IEEE Transactions on Plasma Science vol. 45 (10) pp. 2611 - 2617, Oct. 2017, IEEE [Article] [DOI Article link] [bibTex]
- Hiren Canacsinh and José Silva and Luis M Redondo, Fault Tolerance Capability and Semiconductors Hold-Off Voltage of Solid-State Bipolar Marx Modulators, article in IEEE Transaction on Plasma Science (99) pp. 1-6, Sep. 2017 [DOI Article link] [bibTex]
- Victor Pires and Daniel Foito and José Silva, Fault-Tolerant Multilevel Topology Based on Three-Phase H-Bridge Inverters for Open-End Winding Induction Motor Drives, article in IEEE Transactions on Energy Conversion vol. 32 (3) pp. 895-902, Sep. 2017 [DOI Article link] [bibTex]
- Hiren Canacsinh and José Silva and L. M. Redondo, Rise Time Improvement in Bipolar Pulse Solid-State Marx Modulators, article in IEEE Transaction on Plasma Science (99) pp. 1-5, Sep. 2017 [DOI Article link] [bibTex]
- Fernando Camilo and Rui Castro and Maria Eduarda Pedro and Victor Pires, Economic Assessment of Residential PV Systems with Self-Consumption and Storage in Portugal, article in Solar Energy vol. 150 pp. 353-362, Jul. 2017 [DOI Article link] [bibTex]
- A. Vieira Pombo and J. Murta-Pina and Victor Pires, Multiobjective formulation of the integration of storage systems within distribution networks for improving reliability, article in Electric Power Systems Research vol. 148 pp. 87-96, Jul. 2017, Elsevier [DOI Article link] [bibTex]
- Joaquim Monteiro and Sónia Pinto and Aranzazu Martin and José Silva, A New Real Time Lyapunov Based Controller for Power Quality Improvement in Unified Power Flow Controllers Using Direct Matrix Converters, article in Energies vol. 10 (6) pp. 779, Jun. 2017, MDPI [bibTex]
- Hiren Canacsinh and José Silva and L M Redondo, PWM Voltage Droop Compensation for Bipolar Solid-State Marx Generator Topologies, article in IEEE Transactions on Plasma Science vol. 45 (6) pp. 975 - 980, Jun. 2017, IEEE [Article] [DOI Article link] [bibTex]
- Miguel Cabral Chaves and José Silva and Sónia Pinto and Elmano Margato and João Santana, A New Backward Euler Stabilized Optimum Controller for NPC Back-to-Back Five Level Converters, article in Energies vol. 10 (6) pp. 735, May. 2017, MDPI [DOI Article link] [bibTex]
- Ricardo Luís and José Silva and José C Quadrado, Output Voltage Quality Evaluation of Stand-alone Four-leg Inverters Using Linear and Non-linear Controllers, article in Energies vol. 10 (4) pp. 504-5-1, Apr. 2017, MDPI (Multidisciplinary Digital Publishing Institute) [Article] [DOI Article link] [bibTex] [PDF]
- Victor Pires and José Silva, A single switch hybrid DC/DC converter with extended static gain for photovoltaic applications, article in Electric Power Systems Research vol. 146 pp. 228–235, Feb. 2017, Elsevier [Article] [DOI Article link] [bibTex]

International Conferences: 20

2018

- Pedro Fonte and Pedro Santos and Ricardo Luís, Improvement of DC Microgrid Voltage Regulation Based on Bidirectional Intelligent Charging Systems, presented at 2018 15th International Conference on the European Energy Market (EEM), Jun. 2018 [DOI Article link] [bibTex]
- Rodrigo Nunes and Sónia Pinto, Assessment of a Power Electronic Conversion System for a Self-Consumption PV Unit, presented at 2nd International Young Engineers Forum on Electrical and Computer Engineering, May. 2018 [bibTex]
- Yasin Ahmad and Sónia Pinto, Cascade Multilevel STATCOM as a Solution to Improve the Voltage Profile of a Power Grid, presented at 2nd International Young Engineers Forum on Electrical and Computer Engineering, May. 2018 [bibTex]
- Guilherme Paraíso and José Silva and Sónia Pinto, Control strategies for low voltage DC residencial grids with constant power loads, presented at 2nd International Young Engineers Forum on Electrical and Computer Engineering, May. 2018 [bibTex]
- Eduardo F. Ferreira and João Barros, Faults Monitoring System in the Electric Power Grid of Medium Voltage, presented at 8th International Conference on Sustainable Energy Information Technology (SEIT 2018), May. 2018 [DOI Article link] [bibTex]
- Alexandre Bento and José Silva and Ricardo Luís, LCL filter design for a grid connected telecom station AC-DC converter using SiC devices, presented at Young Engineers Forum (YEF-ECE), May. 2018 [bibTex]

2017

- João Filipe Cunha and Sónia Pinto and José Silva, Cockcroft-Walton Based HVDC System, presented at 18th IEEE Workshop on Control and Modeling for Power Electronics (COMPEL), Jul. 2017 [bibTex]
- Victor Pires and J. F. Martins and C. Roncero-Clemente and E. Romero-Cadaval and O. Husev, Controlling a Battery Energy Storage System to Support Residential Photovoltaic Installations, presented at 26th International Symposium on Industrial Electronics (ISIE), Jun. 2017 [DOI Article link] [bibTex]
- Ricardo Santos and André Neves and Gonçalo Faria and Bernardo Almeida and João Santana and Sónia Pinto and José Damásio and Mário Vieira and David Isidoro, Key energy storage use cases validation under real operational context, presented at 24th International Conference and Exhibition on Electricity Distribution, CIRED 2017, Jun. 2017 [bibTex]
- Luis Rocha and Hiren Canacsinh and José Silva and Luís Redondo and Tiago Luciano, Modeling Marx generators for maximum pulse repetition rate estimation, presented at 21st International Conference on Pulsed Power (PPC), Brighton, 2017 IEEE , Jun. 2017 [DOI Article link] [bibTex]
- Luis Rocha and Hiren Canacsinh and José Silva, Modeling Marx generators for maximum pulse repetition rate estimation, presented at 21st International Conference on Pulsed Power (PPC), Brighton, 2017 IEEE , Jun. 2017 [DOI Article link] [bibTex]
- Hiren Canacsinh and H. Bermaki and Luís Redondo and João Mendes and Luis Rocha and A. Semmark and José Silva, Optimized solid-state bipolar Marx modulador with resonant type droop compensation, presented at 21st International Conference on Pulsed Power (PPC), Brighton, 2017 IEEE , Jun. 2017 [DOI Article link] [bibTex]
- André Neves and Bernardo Almeida and Miguel Louro and Ricardo Santos and António Araújo and José Ferreira Pinto and João Santana and Sónia Pinto and Paulo Gambôa and Miguel Cabral Chaves and José Damásio, Protection scheme for energy storage systems operating in island or grid-connected modes, presented at 24th International Conference and Exhibition on Electricity Distribution, CIRED 2017, Jun. 2017 [bibTex]
- Victor Pires and Daniel Foito and A. Cordeiro and J. F. Martins, PV Generators Combined With UPQC Based on a Dual Converter Structure, presented at 26th International Symposium on Industrial Electronics (ISIE), Jun. 2017 [DOI Article link] [bibTex]
- Carlos Fortunato and Victor Pires and J. F. Martins, Teaching Distribution Network Protection Through the Support of a Software Tool, presented at 26th International Symposium on Industrial Electronics (ISIE), Jun. 2017 [DOI Article link] [bibTex]
- Sérgio Correia and Sónia Pinto and José Silva, Smart Integration of Distributed Energy Resources in Microgrids, presented at IEEE YEF-ECE, May. 2017 [bibTex]
- Victor Pires and Tito G. Amaral and Daniel Foito and A. J. Pires, Cascaded H-Bridge Multilevel Inverter With a Fault Detection Scheme Based on the Statistic Moments Indexes, presented at 11th International Conference on Compatibility, Power Electronics and Power Engineering (CPE-POWERENG), Apr. 2017 [DOI Article link] [bibTex]
- A. Vieira Pombo and J. Murta-Pina and Victor Pires, Distributed Energy Resources Network Connection Considering Reliability Optimization using a NSGA-II Algorithm, presented at 11th International Conference on Compatibility, Power Electronics and Power Engineering (CPE-POWERENG), Apr. 2017 [DOI Article link] [bibTex]
- João Almeida and Sónia Pinto and João Santana, Dynamic Behavior of Energy Storage System under Disturbed Grid Operating Conditions, presented at IEEE CPE-POWERENG, Apr. 2017 [bibTex]
- Victor Pires and Daniel Foito and Armando Cordeiro and J. F. Martins, Three-Phase T-Type qZ Source Inverter With Control Current Associated to a Vectorial Modulator for Photovoltaic Applications, presented at 11th International Conference on Compatibility, Power Electronics and Power Engineering (CPE-POWERENG), Apr. 2017 [DOI Article link] [bibTex]

Dissertations

PhD Theses: 1

2017

- Thomas Geury advised by Johan Gyselinck and Sónia Pinto, Smart matrix converter-based grid-connected photovoltaic system for mitigating current and voltage related power quality issues in the low-voltage grid, PhD Thesis at Universite Libre de Bruxelles, Instituto Superior Tecnico, Universidade de Lisboa, Jan. 2017 [bibTex]

MSc Theses: 14

2018

- Guilherme Paraíso advised by Sónia Pinto and José Silva, Design of Control Strategies for Low Voltage DC Residential Grids, MSc Thesis at Instituto Superior Técnico, Universidade de Lisboa, Nov. 2018 [bibTex]
- Rodrigo Miguel Marques Nunes advised by Sónia Pinto, Dimensionamento e construção de protótipo de conversor eletrónico de potência para aplicação em sistemas fotovoltaicos, MSc Thesis, Nov. 2018 [bibTex]
- João Duarte advised by Sónia Pinto, Emulador de Inércia Virtual para Sistemas de Geração Distribuída, MSc Thesis, Nov. 2018 [bibTex]
- Artur Goulart Sousa advised by Sónia Pinto, Ilha Sustentável, MSc Thesis at Instituto Superior Técnico, Universidade de Lisboa, Nov. 2018 [bibTex]
- Ana Duarte Albuquerque advised by Sónia Pinto, Sistema fotovoltaico com conversor eletrónico multi-terminal, MSc Thesis at Instituto Superior Técnico, Universidade de Lisboa, Nov. 2018 [bibTex]
- Gonçalo José dos Santos Pereira Milheiro advised by Sónia Pinto and José Silva, Transformador modular de alta frequência para aplicação em sistemas de energia, MSc Thesis, May. 2018 [bibTex]
- Pedro António Abreu Correia advised by João Barros, Avaliação do desempenho de um carro elétrico com máquina DC e máquina AC, MSc Thesis at Universidade da Madeira, Mar. 2018 [bibTex]

2017

- Filipe Saraiva dos Santos Tente advised by Sónia Pinto and José Silva, Avaliação e Controlo de um Sistema de Microgeração na Ligação à Rede Elétrica, MSc Thesis at Instituto Superior Técnico, Universidade de Lisboa, Nov. 2017 [bibTex]
- Eduardo João Nóbrega Spínola advised by João Barros, Controlo eletrónico de um motor de combustão interna para regular um gerador elétrico, MSc Thesis at Universidade da Madeira, Nov. 2017 [bibTex]
- Marco Antonio Prazeres da Costa advised by Sónia Pinto and José Silva, Conversor Elevador com Isolamento Galvânico a Alta Frequência para Aplicação em Sistemas Fotovoltaicos, MSc Thesis at Instituto Superior Tecnico, Universidade Tecnica de Lisboa, Nov. 2017 [bibTex]
- Pedro Henrique da Silva Dias advised by Sónia Pinto and José Silva, Bobine de Petersen Electrónica, MSc Thesis at Instituto Superior Técnico, Universidade de Lisboa, May. 2017 [bibTex]
- Tiago Filipe Coelho Simões advised by João Santana and Sónia Pinto, Metodologias de despacho de sistemas de armazenamento de energia, MSc Thesis at Instituto Superior Técnico, Universidade de Lisboa, May. 2017 [bibTex]
- André Fialho Besteiro advised by Sónia Pinto and José Silva, Operação de rede em ilha em situação de contingência, MSc Thesis at Instituto Superior Técnico, Universidade de Lisboa, May. 2017 [bibTex]
- Francisco Isidoro Gonçalves advised by Sónia Pinto and Pedro Miguel da Silva Costa, Implementação de Fontes de Energia Renováveis em U/O/S da Força Aérea, MSc Thesis at AFA, Jan. 2017 [bibTex]

as Editors

Special Issues of Journals (editor): 1

2017

- Sónia Pinto and José Silva and Patrick Wheeler and Pawel Szczesniak and Victor Pires, editors, Power Electronics Control in Smart Grids, Journal of Control Science and Engineering, Jan. 2017, Hindawi [bibTex]

Technologies

International Patents: 1

2017

- José Silva and Sónia Pinto and Ana Sofia Alcobia, Decentralized process and regulation system for microgenerators to mitigate permanent overvoltages in low voltage electrical networks, Patent Nº 2017131541, Jan. 2017, WO2017131541 (A1), PCT/PT2017/000002, 24 january 2017, priority date 25/1/2016 [bibTex]

National Patents: 1

2017

- José Silva and Miguel Cabral Chaves and Elmano Margato and Sónia Pinto and João Santana, Sistema de equilibrio das tensoes nos condensadores do divisor de tensao continua de conversores multinivel com controladores preditivos por dinamica inversa, Patent Nº 107079, Jun. 2017, https://worldwide.espacenet.com/searchResults?bookmarkedResults=true&submitted=true&DB=EPODOC&locale=pt_pt&sf=n&FIRST=1&F=0&CY=pt&LG=pt&&PN=PT107079&Submit=PESQUISAR&=&=&=&=&= [bibTex]