Thursday, 22 August 2019

Scientific Journals

J1 – N. Doulamis, A. Doulamis and E. Varvarigos, “Virtual Associations of Prosumers for Smart Energy Networks under a Renewable Split Market”, IEEE Transactions for Smart Grid, vol. PP, no. 99, pp. 1-1, 2017, DOI: 10.1109/TSG.2017.2703399, http://ieeexplore.ieee.org/document/7924428/.

J2 - G. Tsaousoglou, P. Makris, E. Varvarigos, “Electricity Market Policies for Penalizing Volatility and Scheduling Strategies: the Value of Aggregation, Flexibility, and Correlation”, Elsevier Sustainable Energy, Grids and Networks (SEGAN) Journal, vol. 12, pp. 57-68, December 2017, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.segan.2017.09.004

J3 - K. Pancheva, A. Antonova, K. Stefanov, A. Georgiev, P. Mihnev, T. Malcheva,  “Supporting European Energy Consumers through Gamification and Competence-based Learning”, Serdica Journal of Computing, Vol. 11, Nr. 3-4, pp.225-248, January 2018. ISSN 1314-7897 – Online; ISSN 1312-6555 – Print, http://serdica-comp.math.bas.bg/index.php/serdicajcomputing/article/view/313

J4 - K. Steriotis, G. Tsaousoglou, N. Efthymiopoulos, P. Makris, E. Varvarigos, “Real Time Pricing in Environments with Shared Energy Storage Systems”, Springer Energy Efficiency Journal, vol. 12(5), pp. 1085-1104, June 2019, https://doi.org/10.1007/s12053-018-9723-8

J5 - G. Tsaousoglou, N. Efthymiopoulos, P. Makris, E. Varvarigos, “Personalized Real Time Pricing for Efficient and Fair Demand Response in Energy Cooperatives and Highly Competitive Flexibility Markets”, Springer Journal of Modern Power Systems and Clean Energy, vol. 7(1), pp. 151-162, January 2019, https://link.springer.com/article/10.1007%2Fs40565-018-0426-0.

J6 - P. Makris, N. Efthymiopoulos, V. Nikolopoulos, A. Pomazanskyi, B. Irmscher, K. Stefanov, K. Pancheva, E. Varvarigos, “Digitization era for progressive electric utilities: A novel business model through an inter-disciplinary S/W platform and open research challenges”, IEEE Access Journal, vol. 6, pp. 22452-22463, April 2018, 10.1109/ACCESS.2018.2828323.

J7 - I. Mamounakis, N. Efthymiopoulos, P. Makris, D. J. Vergados, G. Tsaousoglou, E. Varvarigos, “A novel community pricing scheme for managing virtual energy communities and promoting behavioral change towards energy efficiency”, Elsevier Electric Power Systems Research (EPSR), vol. 167, pp. 130-137, February 2019, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.epsr.2018.10.028

J8 - K. Steriotis, G. Tsaousoglou, N. Efthymiopoulos, P. Makris, E. Varvarigos, “A Novel Behavioral Real Time Pricing Scheme for the Active Energy Consumers’ Participation in Emerging Flexibility Markets”, Elsevier Sustainable Energy, Grids and Networks (SEGAN) Journal, vol. 16, pp. 14-27, December 2018, https://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S2352467718300201

J9 - I. Mamounakis, N. Efthymiopoulos, D. J. Vergados, G. Tsaousoglou, P. Makris, E. Varvarigos, “A pricing scheme for electric utility’s participation in day-ahead and real-time flexibility energy markets”, Springer Journal of Modern Power Systems and Clean Energy, June 2019, https://doi.org/10.1007/s40565-019-0537-2

J10 – G. Tsaousoglou, K. Steriotis, N. Efthymiopoulos, P. Makris, E. Varvarigos, “Incentive Compatibility, Scalability and Privacy in real time Demand Response”, under review in IEEE Transactions on Smart Grid, March 2019, https://arxiv.org/abs/1902.09251

J11 – G. Tsaousoglou, K. Steriotis, K. Smpoukis, N. Efthymiopoulos, E. Varvarigos, “Near-optimal demand side management for retail electricity markets with strategic users and coupling constraints”, accepted in Elsevier Sustainable Energy, Grids and Networks (SEGAN) Journal, June 2019, https://arxiv.org/abs/1902.09257

J12 – D. J. Vergados, P. Makris, I. Mamounakis, G. Tsaousoglou, K. Steriotis, N. Efthymiopoulos, E. Varvarigos, “RABIT: A Business Analytics and Intelligence Tool for the Digital Transformation of Energy Retailers”, under review in Elsevier SoftwareX Journal, June 2019.

J13 – K. Steriotis, K. Smpoukis, N. Efthymiopoulos, G. Tsaousoglou, P. Makris, E. Varvarigos, “Strategic and Network-Aware Bidding Policy for Electric Utilities through the Optimal Orchestration of a Virtual and Heterogeneous Flexibility Assets’ Portfolio”, under review in Elsevier Electric Power Systems Research (EPSR) Journal, May 2019.

Scientific Conferences

C1 - I. Mamounakis, D. J. Vergados, P. Makris, E. Varvarigos, N. Doulamis, “A method for clustering RES prosumers towards creating target aggregated prosumption profiles based on recursive predictions”, 12th IEEE PES PowerTech Conference, Manchester, UK, 18-22 June 2017, http://ieeexplore.ieee.org/document/7981174/

C2 – I. Mamounakis, D. J. Vergados, P. Makris, E. Varvarigos, “Communication costs versus smart grid system performance for energy prosumers’ participation in liberalized electricity markets: A trade-off analysis”, 32nd International Union of Radio Science General Assembly & Scientific Symposium (URSI GASS 2017), Special Session on “Communications for the Smart Grid” (invited paper), Montreal, Canada, 19-26 August 2017. http://ieeexplore.ieee.org/document/8104964/

C3 – P. Makris, N. Efthymiopoulos, D. J. Vergados, E. Varvarigos, V. Nikolopoulos, J. Papagiannis, A. Pomazanskyi, B. Irmscher, K. Stefanov, K. Pancheva, A. Georgiev, “SOCIALENERGY: A Gaming and Social Network Platform for Evolving Energy Markets’ Operation and Educating Virtual Energy Communities”, IEEE ENERGYCON 2018, Limassol, Cyprus, 3-7 June 2018, https://ieeexplore.ieee.org/document/8398797

C4 – K. Steriotis, G. Tsaousoglou, N. Efthymiopoulos, P. Makris, E. Varvarigos, “Development of Real Time Energy Pricing Schemes that Incentivize Behavioral Changes”, IEEE ENERGYCON 2018, Limassol, Cyprus, 3-7 June 2018, https://ieeexplore.ieee.org/document/8398840

C5 – I. Mamounakis, N. Efthymiopoulos, G. Tsaousoglou, D. J. Vergados, P. Makris, E. Varvarigos, “A Novel Pricing Scheme for Virtual Energy Communities Towards Energy Efficiency”, IEEE ENERGYCON 2018, Limassol, Cyprus, 3-7 June 2018, https://ieeexplore.ieee.org/document/8398843

C6 - P. Makris, D. J. Vergados, I. Mamounakis, G. Tsaousoglou, K. Steriotis, N. Efthymiopoulos, E. Varvarigos, “A Novel Research Algorithms and Business Intelligence Tool for Progressive Utility’s Portfolio Management in Retail Electricity Markets”, accepted in IEEE ISGT Europe 2019, Bucharest, Romania, 29 September - 2 October 2019, http://sites.ieee.org/isgt-europe-2019/

C7 - G. Tsaousoglou, K. Steriotis, E. Varvarigos, “A stochastic approximation method for price-based assignment of Electric Vehicles to Charging Stations”, accepted in 2nd International Conference on Smart Energy Systems and Technologies (SEST), Porto, Portugal, 9-11 September 2019, https://web.fe.up.pt/~sest2019/index.html

Presentations in major international events

1.  ICCS presentation of SOCIALENERGY project in FP7 VIMSEN project industrial workshop, Athens, 13 January 2017, http://ict-vimsen.eu/images/Open_Data/workshop_presentations.pdf (see slides 260-281).

2.  ICCS presentation of SOCIALENERGY project in a business day event called PANORAMA, Athens, 17 March 2017, http://www.pan-orama.org/efthymiopoulos-nikolaos/

3.  INTELEN presentation in Energy and Commodities Conference, 12-13 May 2017, http://www.energycommodities.gr/default.asp?la=2. Presentation of INTELEN’s engagement platform and connection with SOCIALENERGY project.

4. NUROGAMES participation and communication activities in Brussels Sustainable Energy Week, 19-25 June 2017, http://www.eusew.eu/

5. SU-NIS participation at major national event, on 26 June 2017, SOCIALENERGY project presentation by SU-NIS during the meeting of Bulgarian scientists with Director – General for Research and Innovation in EC: Robert-Jan Smits.

6. NUROGAMES participation in Gamescom 2017, Cologne, 21-25 August 2017, http://www.gamescom-cologne.com/gamescom/index-9.php

7. INTELEN participation in Ashoka, Energy Poverty Conference 2017, Athens, 22 September 2017, Schneider Electric Foundation, http://tacklefuelpoverty.com

8. http://www.cnn.gr/oikonomia/epixeiriseis/story/98556/h-ashoka-greece-sti-maxi-gia-tin-katapolemisi-tis-energeiakis-ftoxeias. INTELEN presented SOCIALENERGY project towards offering solutions to the energy poverty social problem.

9. INTELEN participation in European Utility Week, Amsterdam, 3-5 October 2017, http://www.european-utility-week.com/. INTELEN was an exhibitor and presented SOCIALENERGY project.

10. INTELEN presentation to ENGIE Laborelec regarding energy analytics and SOCIALENERGY impact. ENGIE Laborelec lab, Brussels, http://www.engie.com/en/commitments/reasearch-innovation/research-laboratories/laborelec

11. ICCS participation in a stakeholder meeting about Digital Education organized by the European Commission, Luxembourg, 10-11 December 2018, https://ec.europa.eu/digital-single-market/en/news/digital-education-stakeholders-meeting. A brief summary of achievements, challenges, lessons learnt and future visions can be found in https://ec.europa.eu/digital-single-market/en/news/digital-education-stakeholders-meeting

12. SU-NIS presentation during 6th international Exhibition & Conference for South-East Europe “Smart Cities” (https://viaexpo.com/en/pages/smart-cities), which took place in the InterExpo Centre on 27-29 March 2018, Sofia Bulgaria.

13. Presentation named “LCMS in SOCIALENERGY project” was presented by Katina Pancheva and Pencho Mihnev at the “Springtime Scientific Conference” of the Faculty of Mathematics and Informatics (FMI), Sofia University on March 31, 2018 (https://intranet.fmi.uni-sofia.bg/index.php/s/kKy1QpxHUom8t1g)

14. NUROGAMES participation in Gamescom 2018, Cologne, August 2018, https://www.gamescom.global/. During the event, NRG had a dedicated booth within the Indie Area where public visitors could see the trailer and the play the demo of the game. Additionally, gameplay of SOCIALENERGY and the scope of the project were presented in the Business Area of the event, specifically at the Medien Digital Land NRW stand area. In addition, the prototype has gone through the USK certification for public presentations.

15. Presentation of SOCIALENERGY’s DEMO videos during the “European Researchers’ Night” events, which took place on 28th September 2018 in Sofia, Plovdiv, Varna, Russe, Stara Zagora, Veliko Tarnovo, Shumen, Burgas, Harmanli, Haskovo and Sozopol.

16. In August 2019, NUROGAMES again takes part in Gamescom 2019 event, whereas area spaces have already been reserved to showcase the latest developments and present the results to the industrial partners.

17. INTELEN presentation in Energy and Commodities Conference, 12 June 2019, http://www.energycommodities.gr/. INTELEN was a speaker. Presentation of INTELEN’s engagement platform and connection with SOCIALENERGY project.

18. INTELEN presentation in Entrepreneurship Panorama, 23 March 2019 https://www.pan-orama.org/. INTELEN was a speaker, presenting the SOCIALENERGY platform and the extensions of Energy ICT in the electric utility markets.

Project Latest News

  • 1st technical review meeting

    The 1st technical review meeting takes place at EC premises, Luxembourg, on December 7, 2017
  • SOCIALENERGY 3rd plenary meeting

    The SOCIALENERGY 3rd plenary meeting took place in NUROGAMES premises, Cologne, on September 18-19, 2017
  • SOCIALENERGY 2nd plenary meeting

    The SOCIALENERGY 2nd plenary meeting took place in ICCS premises, Athens, on April 3-4, 2017
  • Social Energy Kick Off

    Social Energy Kick off meeting took place in ICCS premises in Athens.

                                                                            

 The Social Energy project has received funding from the European Union’s Horizon 2020 Framework Programme for Research and Innovation under grant agreement no 731767.