Selected Publications

Publication Title Date Published
Quantification of Peak Demand Reduction Potential in Commercial Buildings due to HVAC Set Point and Brightness Adjustment
Authors: Muhammad Usama Usman, Ashraful Haque, Md Nazmul Kabir Sikder, Mengmeng Cai, Saifur Rahman
Published by: IEEE PES General Meeting 2021 Paper No: 21PESGM0620
07/26/2021
Modeling and Performance Evaluation of Grid-interactive Efficient Buildings (GEB) in a Microgrid Environment
Authors: Saifur Rahman, Ashraful Haque, Zejia Jing
Published by: IEEE Open Access Journal of Power and Energy Vol. 8, 2021
07/21/2021
A Comparative Performance Analysis of ANN Algorithms for MPPT Energy Harvesting in Solar PV System
Authors: Rajib Baran Roy, Md. Rokonuzzaman, Nowshad Amin, Mahmuda Khatun Mishu, Sanath Alahakoon, Saifur Rahman, Nadarajah Mithulananthan, Kazi Sajedur Rahman, Mohammad Shakeri, Jagadeesh Pasupuleti
Published by: IEEE Access, Vol. 9, 2021
07/13/2021
Optimal Strategy for Participation of Commercial HVAC Systems in Frequency Regulation
Authors: Hui Liu, Haimin Xie, Hui Luo, Junjian Qi, Hui Hwang Goh, Saifur Rahman
Published by: IEEE Internet of Things Journal
04/29/2021
Global solar radiation prediction: Application of novel hybrid data-driven model
Authors: Massoud Alrashidi, Musaed Alrashidi, Saifur Rahman
Published by: Applied Soft Computing, Volume 112, November 2021, 107768
11/11/2020
Microservice-based Architecture of a Software as a Service (SaaS) Building Energy Management Platform
Authors: Ashraful Haque, Rasheq Rahman, Saifur Rahman
Published by: 2020 6th IEEE International Energy Conference (ENERGYCon)
10/29/2020
An Edge-Cloud Integrated Solution for Buildings Demand Response Using Reinforcement Learning
Authors: Xiangyu Zhang, Dave Biagioni, Mengmeng Cai, Peter Graf, Saifur Rahman
Published by: IEEE Transactions on Smart Grid, Vol. 12 No.1
08/06/2020
MATPLAN: A Probability-based Planning Tool for Cost-effective Grid Integration of Renewable Energy
Authors: Chen, Tao; Pipattanasomporn, Manisa; Rahman, Imran; Jing, Zejia; Rahman, Saifur
Published by: Renewable Energy Journal Volume: 156
08/01/2020
Robust short-term electrical load forecasting framework for commercial buildings using deep recurrent neural networks
Authors: Gopal Chitalia, Manisa Pipattanasomporn, Vishal Garg, Saifur Rahman
Published by: Applied Energy Volume 278, 15 November 2020, 115410
06/14/2020
Dynamic and Stability Analysis of the Power System with the Control Loop of Inverter Air Conditioners
Authors: Hongxun Hui ; Yi Ding ; Tao Chen ; Saifur Rahman ; Yonghua Song
Published by: IEEE Transactions on Industrial Electronics
02/26/2020
Metaheuristic Optimization Algorithms to Estimate Statistical Distribution Parameters for Characterizing Wind Speeds
Authors: Musaed Alrashidi, Saifur Rahman, Manisa Pipattanasomporn
Published by: Renewable Energy, Volume 149
12/09/2019
Metaheuristic optimization algorithms to estimate statistical distribution parameters for characterizing wind speeds
Authors: Musaed Alrashidi, Saifur Rahman, Manisa Pipattanasomporn
Published by: Renewable Energy Volume 149, April 2020, Pages 664-681
12/09/2019
Comparative Analysis of Auction Mechanisms and Building Strategies for P2P Solar Transactive Markets
Authors: JasonLin, Manisa Pipattanasomporn, Saifur Rahman
Published by: Applied Energy Volume 255
12/01/2019
An IoT-Based Thermal Model Learning Framework for Smart Buildings
Authors: X. Zhang, M. Pipattanasomporn, T. Chen, S. Rahman
Published by: IEEE Internet of Things Journal, vol. 7, no. 1, pp. 518-527
11/04/2019
An IoT-Based Thermal Model Learning Framework for Smart Buildings
Authors: Xiangyu Zhang, Manisa Pipattanasomporn, Tao Chen, Saifur Rahman
Published by: IEEE Internet of Things Journal ( Volume: 7, Issue: 1, Jan. 2020)
11/04/2019
Heuristic Algorithms for Aggregated HVAC Control via Smart Thermostats for Regulation Service
Authors: Rajendra Adhikari, Manisa Pipattanasomporn, Saifur Rahman
Published by: IEEE Transactions on Smart Grid ( Volume: 11, Issue: 3, May 2020)
10/08/2019
Modeling and Control of Flexible Loads for Frequency Regulation Services Considering Compensation of Communication Latency and Detection Error
Authors: Hongxun Hui, Yi Ding, Yonghua Song, SaifurRahman
Published by: Applied Energy Volume 250, Pages 161-174
09/15/2019
A Physical Probabilistic Network Model for Distribution Network Topology Recognition Using Smart Meter Data
Authors: Wei Jiang; Jinming Chen; Haibo Tang; Shu Cheng; Qinran Hu; Mengmeng Cai; Saifur Rahman
Published by: IEEE Transactions on Smart Grid ( Volume: 10, Issue: 6, Nov. 2019)
08/19/2019
A Physical Probabilistic Network Model for Distribution Network Topology Recognition Using Smart Meter Data
Authors: Wei Jiang, Jinming Chen, Haibo Tang, Shu Cheng, Qinran Hu, Mengmeng Cai, Saifur Rahman
Published by: IEEE Transactions on Smart Grids
08/19/2019
An SVR-based building-level load forecasting method considering impact of HVAC set points
Authors: A. Haque, M. Pipattanasomporn, S. Rahman, S. Kothandaraman, A. Malekpour, E. A. Passo and S. Bahramirad
Published by: 2019 IEEE Power & Energy Society Innovative Smart Grid Technologies Conference (ISGT)
08/08/2019
Blockchain-based solar electricity exchange: conceptual architecture and laboratory setup
Authors: Manisa Pipattanasomporn Virginia Tech – Advanced Research Institute, Arlington, VA, USA ; Saifur Rahman ; Murat Kuzlu
Published by: 2019 IEEE Power & Energy Society Innovative Smart Grid Technologies Conference (ISGT)
08/08/2019
Commercial Building Load Forecasts with Artificial Neural Network
Authors: Zejia Jing, M. Cai, M. Pipattanasomporn, S. Rahman, S. Kothandaraman, A. Malekpour, E. A. Passo and S. Bahramirad
Published by: 2019 IEEE Power & Energy Society Innovative Smart Grid Technologies Conference (ISGT)
08/08/2019
Comparative analysis of blockchain-based smart contracts for solar electricity exchanges
Authors: Jason Lin, Manisa Pipattanasomporn, and Saifur Rahman
Published by: 2019 IEEE Power & Energy Society Innovative Smart Grid Technologies Conference (ISGT)
08/08/2019
Comparative analysis of auction mechanisms and bidding strategies for P2P solar transactive energy markets
Authors: Jason Lin, Manisa Pipattanasomporn, Saifur Rahman
Published by: Applied Energy Volume 255, 1 December 2019, 113687
08/02/2019
Design and Development of an IoT Gateway for Smart Building Applications
Authors: Aditya Nugur; Manisa Pipattanasomporn; Murat Kuzlu; Saifur Rahman
Published by: IEEE Internet of Things Journal ( Volume: 6, Issue: 5, Oct. 2019)
07/01/2019
Blockchain-based Negawatt Trading Platform: Conceptual Architecture and Case Studies
Authors: Zejia Jing; Manisa Pipattanasomporn; Saifur Rahman
Published by: 2019 IEEE PES GTD Grand International Conference and Exposition Asia (GTD Asia)
05/16/2019
Performance Evaluation of Communication Technologies and Network Structure for Smart Grid Applications
Authors: Desong Bian , Murat Kuzlu , Manisa Pipattanasomporn , Saifur Rahman , Di Shi
Published by: IET Communications, 13(8), 1025-1033
05/14/2019
Modeling and control of flexible loads for frequency regulation services considering compensation of communication latency and detection error
Authors: Hongxun Hui, Yi Ding, Yonghua Song, Saifur Rahman
Published by: Applied Energy Volume 250, 15 September 2019, Pages 161-174
04/29/2019
A Power Disaggregation Approach to Identify Power- Temperature Models of HVAC Units
Authors: Xiangyu Zhang; Mengmeng Cai; Manisa Pipattanasomporn; Saifur Rahman
Published by: 2018 IEEE International Smart Cities Conference (ISC2)
03/04/2019
Assessment of Communication Technologies Supporting Smart Streetlighting Applications
Authors: Murat Kuzlu; Manisa Pipattanasomporn; Saifur Rahman
Published by: 2018 IEEE International Smart Cities Conference (ISC2)
03/04/2019
Impact of HVAC Set Point Adjustment on Energy Savings and Peak Load Reductions in Buildings
Authors: Mengmeng Cai; Sneharaj Ramdaspalli; Manisa Pipattanasomporn; Saifur Rahman; Ahmadreza Malekpour; Sri Raghavan Kothandaraman
Published by: 2018 IEEE International Smart Cities Conference (ISC2)
03/04/2019
Short-Term PV Output Forecasts with Support Vector Regression Optimized by Cuckoo Search and Differential Evolution Algorithms
Authors: Musaed Alrashidi; Massoud Alrashidi; Manisa Pipattanasomporn; Saifur Rahman
Published by: 2018 IEEE International Smart Cities Conference (ISC2)
03/04/2019
Day-ahead Building Level Load Forecasts using Deep Learning Vs. Traditional Time-series Techniques
Authors: Mengmeng Cai, Manisa Pipattanasomporn, Saifur Rahman
Published by: Applied Energy Volume 236, Pages 1078-1088
02/15/2019
A Blockchain-based Platform for Exchange of Solar Energy: Laboratory-scale Implementation
Authors: Manisa Pipattanasomporn ; Murat Kuzlu ; Saifur Rahman
Published by: 2018 International Conference and Utility Exhibition on Green Energy for Sustainable Development (ICUE)
02/07/2019
Impacts of Solar PV, Battery Storage and HVAC Set Point Adjustments on Energy Savings and Peak Demand Reduction Potentials in Buildings
Authors: Dany Pamungkas ; Manisa Pipattanasomporn ; Saifur Rahman ; Nanang Hariyanto ; Suwarno
Published by: 2018 International Conference and Utility Exhibition on Green Energy for Sustainable Development (ICUE)
02/07/2019
Mitigating the Impact of Renewable Variability with Demand-Side Resources Considering Communication and Cyber Security Limitations
Authors: Desong Bian, Di Shi, Manisa Pipattanasomporn, Murat Kuzlu, Saifur Rahman
Published by: IEEE Access Vol. 7
12/11/2018
Mitigating the Impact of Renewable Variability With Demand-Side Resources Considering Communication and Cyber Security Limitations
Authors: Desong Bian; Di Shi; Manisa Pipattanasomporn; Murat Kuzlu; Saifur Rahman
Published by: IEEE Access ( Volume: 7)
12/11/2018
Day-ahead building-level load forecasts using deep learning vs. traditional time-series techniques
Authors: Mengmeng Cai, Manisa Pipattanasomporn, Saifur Rahman
Published by: Applied Energy Volume 236, 15 February 2019, Pages 1078-1088
12/09/2018
Design and Development of an IoT Gateway for Smart Building Applications
Authors: Aditya Nugur, M. Pipattanasomporn, M. Kuzlu, S. Rahman
Published by: IEEE Internet of Things Journal
12/07/2018
Solar Irradiance Forecast using Aerosols Measurements: A Data Driven Approach
Authors: Abdullah Alfadda, Saifur Rahman, Manisa Pipattanasomporn
Published by: Solar Energy Volume 170, Pages 924-939
08/02/2018
Power Disaggregation of Combined HVAC Loads using Supervised Machine Learning Algorithms
Authors: Imran Rahman, Murat Kuzlu, Saifur Rahman
Published by: Energy and Buildings Volume 172, Pages 57-66
08/01/2018
Reducing Curtailed Wind Energy through Energy Storage and Demand Response
Authors: Hamideh Bitaraf ; Saifur Rahman
Published by: IEEE Transactions on Sustainable Energy ( Volume: 9 , Issue: 1 , Jan. 2018 )
07/11/2018
An Algorithm for Optimal Management of Aggregated HVAC Power Demand Using Smart Thermostats
Authors: Rajendra Adhikari, M. Pipattanasomporn, S. Rahman
Published by: Applied Energy Volume 217, Pages 166-177
05/01/2018
An algorithm for optimal management of aggregated HVAC power demand using smart thermostats
Authors: Rajendra Adhikari, M. Pipattanasomporn, S. Rahman
Published by: Applied Energy Volume 217, 1 May 2018, Pages 166-177
02/11/2018
Occupant-based HVAC Set Point Interventions for Energy Savings in Buildings
Authors: Dimas Ardiyanto ; Manisa Pipattanasomporn ; Saifur Rahman ; Nanang Hariyanto ; Suwarno
Published by: 2018 International Conference and Utility Exhibition on Green Energy for Sustainable Development (ICUE)
02/07/2018
A Self-learning Algorithm for Coordinated Control of Rooftop Units in Small- and Medium-sized Commercial buildings
Authors: Xiangyu Zhang, Manisa Pipattanasomporn, Saifur Rahman
Published by: Applied Energy Volume 205, Pages 1034-1049
11/01/2017
A Data-driven Approach for Quantifying Energy Savings in a Smart Building
Authors: Rajendra Adhikari ; Xiangyu Zhang ; Manisa Pipattanasomporn ; Murat Kuzlu ; Saifur Rahman
Published by: 2017 IEEE Power & Energy Society Innovative Smart Grid Technologies Conference (ISGT)
10/30/2017
Hour-Ahead Solar PV Power Forecasting using SVR Based Approach
Authors: Abdullah Alfadda, Rajendra Adhikari, Murat Kuzlu, Saifur Rahman
Published by: 2017 IEEE Power & Energy Society Innovative Smart Grid Technologies Conference (ISGT)
10/30/2017
Security Concerns and Countermeasures in IoT-Integrated Smart Buildings
Authors: Kruthika Rathinavel, Manisa Pipattanasomporn, Murat Kuzlu, Saifur Rahman
Published by: 2017 IEEE Power & Energy Society Innovative Smart Grid Technologies Conference (ISGT)
10/30/2017
Coordinated Control of Building Loads, PVs and Ice Storage to Absorb PEV Penetrations
Authors: Fakeha Sehar, Manisa Pipattanasomporn, Saifur Rahman
Published by: International Journal of Electrical Power & Energy Systems Volume 95, Pages 394-404
09/02/2017
A self-learning algorithm for coordinated control of rooftop units in small and medium-sized commercial buildings
Authors: Xiangyu Zhang, Manisa Pipattanasomporn, Saifur Rahman
Published by: Applied Energy Volume 205, 1 November 2017, Pages 1034-1049
08/11/2017
Reducing Curtailed Wind Energy Through Energy Storage and Demand Response
Authors: Hamideh Bitaraf; Saifur Rahman
Published by: IEEE Transactions on Sustainable Energy ( Volume: 9, Issue: 1, Jan. 2018)
07/11/2017
An Internet-based Communication Platform for Residential Demand Response Programs
Authors: Murat Kuzlu ; Md Moshiur Rahman ; Manisa Pipattanasomporn ; Saifur Rahman
Published by: IET Networks ( Volume: 6 , Issue: 2)
04/03/2017
Demand Management to Mitigate Impacts of Plug-in Electric Vehicle Fast Charge in Buildings with Renewables
Authors: Fakeha Sehar, Manisa Pipattanasomporn, Saifur Rahman
Published by: Energy Volume 120, Pages 642-651
02/01/2017
Integrated Automation for Optimal Demand Management in Commercial Buildings Considering Occupant Comfort
Authors: Fakeha Sehar, Manisa Pipattanasomporn, Saifur Rahman
Published by: Sustainable Cities and Society, 28 (2017) 16–29
01/03/2017
Integrated automation for optimal demand management in commercial buildings considering occupant comfort
Authors: Fakeha Sehar, Manisa Pipattanasomporn, SaifurRahman
Published by: Sustainable Cities and Society Volume 28, January 2017, Pages 16-29
08/10/2016
Restoration in Distribution Systems to Reduce Financial Losses Related to Process Trips
Authors: Juan Carlos Cebrian; Saifur Rahman; Nelson Kagan
Published by: IEEE Transactions on Smart Grid ( Volume: 8, Issue: 1, Jan. 2017)
07/19/2016
Restoration in Distribution Systems to Reduce Financial Losses Related to Process Trips
Authors: Juan C. Cebrian, Saifur Rahman and Nelson Kegan
Published by: IEEE Trans. on Smart Grid, vol. 8 (1), 2017, pp. 219-227,
07/19/2016
Distribution Voltage Regulation through Active Power Curtailment with PV Inverters and Solar Generation Forecasts
Authors: Shibani Ghosh ; Saifur Rahman ; Manisa Pipattanasomporn
Published by: IEEE Transactions on Sustainable Energy ( Volume: 8 , Issue: 1 )
06/07/2016