Publications

Books

Book Chapters: 2

2020

- Matthew Gough and Rui Castro and Sérgio F. Santos and Miadreza Shafie-khah and João Catalão, Blockchain-based Smart Grids, chapter of A panorama of applications of blockchain technology to energy, May. 2020, Academic Press [bibTex]

2019

- Tiago Antunes and Rui Castro and P.J. Santos and A.J. Pires and Matthias Foehr, Technological Innovation for Industry and Service Systems:10th IFIP WG 5.5/SOCOLNET Advanced Doctoral Conference on Computing, Electrical and Industri, chapter of Optimized Electrification of Subsea Oil & Gas Infrastructures based in Genetic Algorithm, Mar. 2019 [bibTex]

Articles

International Journal Articles: 27

2020

- Luca de Rosa and Rui Castro, Forecasting and Assessment of the 2030 Australian Electricity Mix Paths Towards Energy Transition, article in Energy vol. 205, to appear on 2020 [DOI Article link] [bibTex]
- Gil Marques and Matteo F. Iacchetti and Sérgio M. A. Cruz, Minimum-Loss Control Strategy for a Dual-VSI DFIG DC System, article in IEEE Transactions on Industrial Electronics, to appear on 2020, IEEE [bibTex] [PDF]
- Matthew Gough and Sérgio F. Santos and Mohammad Javadi and Rui Castro and João Catalão, Prosumer Flexibility: State-of-the-Art Review and Scientometric Analysis, article in Energies, May. 2020 [DOI Article link] [bibTex]
- Miguel Silva and Rui Castro and Mário Batalha, Technical and Economic Optimal Solutions for Utility-Scale Solar Photovoltaic Parks, article in Electronics, Feb. 2020 [DOI Article link] [bibTex]
- Gonçalo Nazaré and Rui Castro and Luís Roberto Gabriel Filho, Wind power forecast using Neural Networks: tuning with optimization techniques and error analysis, article in Wind Energy vol. 23, Feb. 2020 [DOI Article link] [bibTex]

2019

- Fernando M. Camilo and Rui Castro and Maria Eduarda Pedro and Victor Pires, Probabilistic Load Elasticity Analysis in Low Voltage Distribution Networks with High Penetration of Photovoltaic Micro Generation, article in International Journal of Electrical Power and Energy Systems vol. 113 pp. 782-791, Dec. 2019 [DOI Article link] [bibTex]
- António Eliseu and Rui Castro, Wind-Hydro Hybrid Park Operating Strategies, article in Sustainable Energy Technologies and Assessments vol. 36, Dec. 2019 [DOI Article link] [bibTex]
- Marco Barbaro and Rui Castro, Design optimisation for a hybrid renewable microgrid: Application to the case of Faial Island, Azores Archipelago, article in Renewable Energy, Nov. 2019 [DOI Article link] [bibTex]
- João Santana and Rui Castro, Electricity Markets in Europe: How to Recover the Production Costs?, article in International Transactions on Electrical Energy Systems vol. 29, Oct. 2019 [DOI Article link] [bibTex]
- António Eusébio Velho Roque and Duarte Sousa and Pedro Sebastião and Elmano Margato and Gil Marques, FFC NMR Relaxometer with Magnetic Flux Density Control, article in J. Low Power Electron. vol. 9 pp. 1-22, Sep. 2019 [DOI Article link] [bibTex] [PDF]
- Ricardo Ramos and Rui Castro, Modelling Renewable Energy Integration in the 2030 Portuguese Power System: The Role of Energy Storage, article in ASME Journal of Electrochemical Energy Conversion and Storage, Sep. 2019 [DOI Article link] [bibTex]
- Mohammad Ali Fotouhi Ghazvini and Sérgio Ramos and João Soares and Rui Castro and Zita Vale, Liberalization reform in Portuguese residential retail electricity market: market trends and customer behavior, article in Utilities Policy vol. 59, Aug. 2019 [DOI Article link] [bibTex]
- Iñaki Erazo-Damian and Judith M. Apsley and Roberto Perini and Matteo F. Iacchetti and Gil Marques, Stand-Alone DFIG FOC Sensitivity and Stability Under Mismatched Inductances, article in IEEE Transactionson Energy Conversion vol. 34 (2) pp. 860-869, Jun. 2019, IEEE [DOI Article link] [bibTex] [PDF]
- Tiago Pereira and Rui Castro, A comparison of internal grid topologies of offshore wind farms regarding reliability and economic performance metrics analysis, article in IET Renewable Power Generation vol. 13 (5), Apr. 2019 [DOI Article link] [bibTex]
- Matthew Gough and Mohamed Lotfi and Rui Castro and Amos Madhlopa and Azeem Khan and João Catalão, Urban Wind Resource Assessment: A Case Study on Cape Town, article in Energies vol. 12, Apr. 2019 [DOI Article link] [bibTex]
- Mohammad Ali Fotouhi Ghazvini and Gianluca Lipari and Marco Pau and Ferdinanda Ponci and Antonello Monti and João Soares and Rui Castro and Zita Vale, Congestion management in active distribution networks through demand response implementation, article in Sustainable Energy, Grids and Networks vol. 17, Mar. 2019 [DOI Article link] [bibTex]
- Gil Marques and M Iachhetti, DFIG Topologies for DC networks: a Review on Control and Design Features, article in IEEE Transactions on Power Electronics vol. 34 (2) pp. 1299- 1316, Feb. 2019, IEEE [bibTex] [PDF]

2018

- Rui Castro, Data-driven PV modules modelling: Comparison between equivalent electric circuit and artificial intelligence based models, article in Sustainable Energy Technologies and Assessments vol. 30, Dec. 2018 [DOI Article link] [bibTex]
- SMA Cruz and Gil Marques and PF da Costa Gonçalves and MF Iacchetti, Predictive Torque and Rotor Flux Control of a DFIG-dc System for Torque-Ripple Compensation and Loss Minimization, article in IEEE Transactions on Industrial Electronics vol. 65 (12) pp. 9301-9310, Dec. 2018 [bibTex] [PDF]
- Neuza Isabel Ramalho Gomes and Maria Eduarda Pedro and Vítor Manuel de Oliveira Maló Machado, Series-Impedance and Losses of Magnetic Field Mitigation Plates for Underground Power Cables, article in IEEE Trans. on Electromagnetic Compatibility, to appear on 2018 [DOI Article link] [bibTex]
- Tiago Pinto and Mohammad Ali Fotouhi Ghazvini and Joao Soares and Ricardo Faia and Juan Manuel Corchado and Rui Castro and Zita Vale, Decision Support for Negotiations among Microgrids Using a Multiagent Architecture, article in Energies vol. 11, Sep. 2018 [DOI Article link] [bibTex]
- A. Setas Lopes and Rui Castro and Carlos Silva, Metaheuristic Methods Applied to the Pumps and Turbines Configuration Design of Water Pumped Storage Systems, article in Journal of Energy Storage vol. 18, Aug. 2018 [DOI Article link] [bibTex]
- 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]
- Hugo Branco and Rui Castro and A. Setas Lopes, Battery energy storage systems as a way to integrate renewable energy in small isolated power systems, article in Energy for Sustainable Development vol. 43, Apr. 2018 [DOI Article link] [bibTex]
- Rui Castro and João Crispim, Variability and correlation of renewable energy sources in the Portuguese electrical system, article in Energy for Sustainable Development vol. 42 pp. 64-76, Feb. 2018 [DOI Article link] [bibTex]
- Gil Marques and M F Iacchetti, Minimization of Torque Ripple in the DFIG-DC System via Predictive Delay Compensation, article in IEEE trans. Ind. Electron. vol. 65 (1) pp. 103-113, Jan. 2018, IEEE [bibTex]

International Conferences: 3

2020

- Matthew Gough and Sérgio F. Santos and Mohammad Javadi and Desta Z. Fitiwi and Gerardo J. Osório and Rui Castro and Mohamed Lotfi and João Catalão, Optimisation of Prosumers’ Participation in Energy Transactions, presented at 20th IEEE International Conference on Environment and Electrical Engineering (EEEIC)and 04th Industrial and Commercial Power Systems Europe (I&CPS), Jun. 2020 [bibTex]

2019

- Telmo Felgueira and Sílvio Rodrigues and Christian S. Perone and Rui Castro, The Impact of Feature Causality on Normal Behaviour Models for SCADA-based Wind Turbine Fault Detection, presented at ICML 2019 Workshop Climate change: How can AI help?, May. 2019 [bibTex]

2018

- Victor Pires and António Eusébio Velho Roque and Duarte Sousa and Elmano Margato, Management of an Electric Vehicle Charging System Supported by RES and Storage Systems, presented at International Symposium On Power Electronics, Electrical Drives, Automation and Motion (SPEEDAM 2018), Jun. 2018 [DOI Article link] [bibTex]

Dissertations

PhD Theses: 2

2020

- Fernando Manuel Fontinha Camilo advised by Rui Castro and Maria Eduarda Pedro, "Impact of photovoltaic microgeneration systems in the Low Voltage distribution grid, PhD Thesis at IST, Feb. 2020 [bibTex]

2018

- Mohammad Ali Fotouhi Ghazvini advised by Zita Vale and Rui Castro, Decision-making for retail electricity providers in liberalized electricity markets, PhD Thesis, Jul. 2018 [bibTex]

MSc Theses: 18

2019

- Luca de Rosa advised by Rui Castro, Energy Modelling: Forecasting the Australian Electricity Mix by 2030, MSc Thesis at IST, Nov. 2019 [bibTex]
- Ryszard Górnowicz advised by Rui Castro, Optimal design and economic analysis of a grid-connected PV systems operating under Net Metering or Feed-In-Tariff support mechanisms – case study of a warehouse in Poland, MSc Thesis at IST, Nov. 2019 [bibTex]
- Miguel Silva advised by Rui Castro, Technical and Economic Solutions for Grid-Connected Utility-Scale Solar Photovoltaic Power Plants, MSc Thesis at IST, Nov. 2019 [bibTex]
- António Manzoni Sequeira advised by Rui Castro, Impact and solutions to cope with high penetration scenarios of photovoltaic micro generation embedded in low voltage distribution networks, MSc Thesis at IST, Jun. 2019 [bibTex]
- Telmo Felgueira advised by Rui Castro, The Impact of Feature Causality on Normal Behaviour Models for SCADA-based Wind Turbine Fault Detection, MSc Thesis at IST, May. 2019 [bibTex]

2018

- Paweł Siara advised by Rui Castro, An overview of the development of electric vehicle markets in selected EU member states: Analysis of observed trends and supporting policies, MSc Thesis at IST, Oct. 2018 [bibTex]
- Joaquim Luís advised by Rui Castro, Data Driven Performance Models for Photovoltaic Modules, MSc Thesis at IST, Oct. 2018 [bibTex]
- Marco Barbaro advised by Rui Castro, Design optimization for a hybrid renewable microgrid: Application to the case of Faial Island, Azores Archipelago, MSc Thesis at IST, Oct. 2018 [bibTex]
- Edoardo Gionta advised by Rui Castro, Design, feasibility study and environmental analysis of a grid connected PV system in Cambodia, MSc Thesis at IST, Oct. 2018 [bibTex]
- Paulo André Silva da Ponte advised by Rui Castro, Influence of thermal plants cycling costs in the economic balance of renewables in Portugal, MSc Thesis at IST, Oct. 2018 [bibTex]
- Markus Doepfert advised by Rui Castro, Portugal's Transition to a 100% Renewable Energy Sector by 2050, MSc Thesis at IST, Oct. 2018 [bibTex]
- Pietro Levi advised by Rui Castro, Solar Based Rural Electrification in Liberia, MSc Thesis at IST, Oct. 2018 [bibTex]
- António Eliseu advised by Rui Castro, Wind-Hydro Hybrid Park, MSc Thesis at IST, Oct. 2018 [bibTex]
- Pedro António Aparício Vilela Dias advised by Maria Teresa Nunes Padilha de Castro Correia de Barros and Maria Eduarda Pedro, Dependência dos parâmetros do solo com a frequência – sua influência no comportamento de eléctrodos de terra, MSc Thesis, Jun. 2018 [bibTex]
- Rodrigo Filipe Leandro Neves advised by Rui Castro and Sílvio Rodrigues, An Overview of Deep Learning Strategies for Time Series Prediction, MSc Thesis at IST, May. 2018 [bibTex]
- Ricardo Basto e Pereira Ramos advised by Rui Castro, Modelling Renewable Energy Integration: Energy Storage in the 2030 Portuguese Power System, MSc Thesis at IST, May. 2018 [bibTex]
- Miguel Duarte Saragaço Garcia Godinho advised by Rui Castro, Wind Generation Forecast from the Perspective of a DSO, MSc Thesis at IST, May. 2018 [bibTex]
- Radomir Rogus advised by Rui Castro, Comparative analysis of the renewable energy generation forecasts in Poland and Portugal and their influence on the energy exchange prices, MSc Thesis at IST, Apr. 2018 [bibTex]