Gareth Taylor

Summary

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Prof Gary Taylor - Professor of Power Systems

Module Leader - MSc Sustainable Electrical Power

Director of BIPS - Brunel Institute of Power Systems

Gary joined Brunel in May 2000 from the University of Greenwich in London. He was a National Grid Post-doctoral Scholar from 2000-2003 and joined Electronic and Computer Engineering, School of Engineering and Design as a lecturer in June 2003. He established the new MSc Sustainable Electrical Power as the course director in September 2006. He has been a research active member of the Brunel University Research Centre BIPS since May 2000.

Research area(s)

He has contributed to over 150 research publications concerning applied mathematics and computing in both power systems and general engineering.

http://people.brunel.ac.uk/~eesrgat/research/publicat.html

His current research interests include:

Smart Grids, Renewable energy systems; Micro-generation; Reactive power & voltage control; Power systems & network communications; Power system & network operation; Power system economics & electricity markets.

Research

Research project(s) and grant(s)

He is currently leading and collaborating on a number of high profile power systems, smart grids and renewable energy research projects as follows:

Teaching/Supervision

Teaching

Sustainable Electrical Power MSc Module leader for Energy Economics & Power markets, Power Systems Analysis & Security and Power System Operation & Management


Lecturing in Power Systems and Networks

Selected Publications

Journal articles

Taylor, GA.   (Accepted)   'Hadoop-based Framework for Big Data Analysis of Synchronized Harmonics in Active Distribution Network'. IET Generation, Transmission and Distribution

Taylor, G.   (Accepted)   'A Novel Pair-wise Relative Energy Function for Transient Stability Analysis and Real-time Emergency Control'. IET Generation, Transmission and Distribution

Sule, M-J. , Li, M. , Taylor, G.  and Onime, C.   (2017)   'A fuzzy logic approach to modelling trust in cloud computing'. IET Cyber-Physical Systems: Theory & Applications. doi: 10.1049/IET-CPS.2017.0016 Download publication 

Liu, Y. , Liu, Y. , Liu, J. , Li, M. , et al.   (2017)   'A MapReduce Based High Performance Neural Network in Enabling Fast Stability Assessment of Power Systems'. Mathematical Problems in Engineering, 2017 doi: 10.1155/2017/4030146 Download publication 

Gray, A. , Pisica, I. , Taylor, G.  and Whitehurst, L.   (Accepted)   'A Standardised Modular Approach for Site SCADA Applications within a Water Utility'. IEEE AccessDownload publication 

Liu, Y-B. , Liu, J-Y. , Taylor, G. , Liu, T-J. , et al.   (2016)   'Situational awareness architecture for smart grids developed in accordance with dispatcher's thought process: a review'. FRONTIERS OF INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY & ELECTRONIC ENGINEERING, 17 (11).  pp. 1107 - 1121. doi: 10.1631/FITEE.1601516 

Lau, ET. , Yang, Q. , Taylor, GA. , Forbes, AB. , et al.   (2016)   'Optimisation of costs and carbon savings in relation to the economic dispatch problem as associated with power system operation'. ELECTRIC POWER SYSTEMS RESEARCH, 140 pp. 173 - 183. doi: 10.1016/j.epsr.2016.06.025 Download publication 

Khan, M. , Huang, Z. , Li, M. , Taylor, GA.  and Khan, M.   (2016)   'Optimizing hadoop parameter settings with gene expression programming guided PSO'. Concurrency Computation: Practice and Experience. doi: 10.1002/cpe.3786 Download publication 

Kerahroudi, SK. , Li, F. , Taylor, GA. , Abbod, M.  and Bradley, ME.   (2015)   'Evaluating the Novel Application of a Class of Sampled Regulators for Power System Control'. IEEE Transactions on Control Systems Technology. pp. 1 - 9. doi: 10.1109/TCST.2015.2502558 

Gou, J. , Liu, J. , Wei, Z. , Saunders, C. , et al.   (2015)   'A fast approach to identify power system critical machines cluster based on relative energy of pair-wise generators'. Zhongguo Dianji Gongcheng Xuebao/Proceedings of the Chinese Society of Electrical Engineering, 35 (24).  pp. 6322 - 6330. doi: 10.13334/j.0258-8013.pcsee.2015.24.007 

Huang, X.  and Taylor, G.   (2015)   'Multi-period service restoration of distribution systems incorporating interruptible load'. International Transactions on Electrical Energy Systems, 25 (9).  pp. 1788 - 1803. doi: 10.1002/etep.1930 

Lau, ET. , Yang, Q. , Stokes, L. , Taylor, GA. , et al.   (2015)   'Carbon savings in the UK demand side response programmes'. APPLIED ENERGY, 159 pp. 478 - 489. doi: 10.1016/j.apenergy.2015.08.123 

Nusrat, N. , Lopatka, P. , Irving, MR. , Taylor, GA. , et al.   (2015)   'An Overlapping Zone-Based State Estimation Method for Distribution Systems'. IEEE Transactions on Smart Grid, 6 (4).  pp. 2126 - 2133. doi: 10.1109/TSG.2015.2393361 

Gou, J. , Liu, J. , Taylor, G. , Saunders, C. , et al.   (2015)   'Fast assessment of power system transient stability based on transient potential energy set of pairwise generators'. Dianwang Jishu/Power System Technology, 39 (2).  pp. 464 - 471. doi: 10.13335/j.1000-3673.pst.2015.02.026 

Khan, M. , Ashton, PM. , Li, M. , Taylor, GA. , et al.   (2015)   'Parallel detrended fluctuation analysis for fast event detection on massive pmu data'. IEEE Transactions on Smart Grid, 6 (1).  pp. 360 - 368. doi: 10.1109/TSG.2014.2340446 Download publication 

Ashton, PM. , Saunders, CS. , Taylor, GA. , Carter, AM.  and Bradley, ME.   (2015)   'Inertia estimation of the GB power system using synchrophasor measurements'. IEEE Transactions on Power Systems, 30 (2).  pp. 701 - 709. doi: 10.1109/TPWRS.2014.2333776 

Gou, J. , Liu, J-Y. , Wei, Z-B. , Taylor, G.  and Liu, Y-B.   (2014)   'Complexity analysis of power system energy flow based on multi-scale entropy'. ACTA PHYSICA SINICA, 63 (20).  pp. . doi: 10.7498/aps.63.208402 

Pisica, I. , Taylor, GA.  and Lipan, L.   (2013)   'Feature selection filter for classification of power system operating states'. Computers and Mathematics with Applications, 66 (10).  pp. 1795 - 1807. 

Hargreaves, NB. , Pantea, SM. , Carter, A.  and Taylor, GA.   (2013)   'Foundations of a metamodel repository for use with the IEC common information model'. IEEE Transactions on Power Systems, 28 (4).  pp. 4752 - 4759. doi: 10.1109/TPWRS.2013.2270302 

Ashton, PM. , Taylor, GA. , Irving, MR. , Pisica, I. , et al.   (2013)   'Novel application of detrended fluctuation analysis for state estimation using synchrophasor measurements'. IEEE Transactions on Power Systems, 28 (2).  pp. 1930 - 1938. doi: 10.1109/TPWRS.2013.2248027 

Taylor, GA.   (2012)   'Into the Cloud – Smart Grid Communications'. Energy World, 409 pp. 20 - 21. 

Taylor, GA.   (2012)   'A Smarter Grid'. Public Service Review: UK Science and Technology, 7 pp. 56 - 56. 

Taylor, GA.   (2012)   'Planning the EU's Future Electricity Highways'. The Energy Industry Times, 5 (10).  pp. 13 - 13. 

Banham-Hall, DD. , Taylor, GA. , Smith, CA.  and Irving, MR.   (2012)   'Flow batteries for enhancing wind power integration'. IEEE Transactions on Power Systems, 27 (3).  pp. 1690 - 1697. doi: 10.1109/TPWRS.2012.2185256 

Banham-Hall, DD. , Smith, CA. , Taylor, GA.  and Irving, MR.   (2012)   'Meeting modern grid codes with large direct-drive permanent magnet generator-based wind turbines-low-voltage ride-through'. Wind Energy, 15 (5).  pp. 799 - 810. doi: 10.1002/we.506 

Mousavi, A. , Farahmand, H. , Rashidinejad, M. , Gharaveisi, A. , et al.   (2012)   'Hybrid mutation particle swarm optimisation method for available transfer capability enhancement'. International Journal of Electrical Power and Energy Systems, 42 (1).  pp. 240 - 249. doi: 10.1016/j.ijepes.2012.04.020 Download publication 

Huang, X. , Zhang, L.  and Taylor, G.   (2010)   'Service restoration of power distribution systems with load control'. Dianli Xitong Zidonghua/Automation of Electric Power Systems, 34 (17).  pp. 22 - 26. 

MacFie, PJ. , Taylor, GA. , Irving, MR. , Hurlock, P.  and Wan, H-B.   (2010)   'Proposed shunt rounding technique for large-scale security constrained loss minimization'. IEEE Transactions on Power Systems, 25 (3).  pp. 1478 - 1485. doi: 10.1109/TPWRS.2010.2041675 Download publication 

Hu, Z. , Wang, X.  and Taylor, G.   (2010)   'Stochastic optimal reactive power dispatch: Formulation and solution method'. International Journal of Electrical Power and Energy Systems, 32 (6).  pp. 615 - 621. 

Mishra, S. , Taylor, GA. , Reddy, JBV.  and Naeem, MH.   (2009)   'DGA-based varrescheduling for transmission loss reduction'. International Journal of Power and Energy Systems, 29 (4).  pp. 255 - 260. doi: 10.2316/Journal.203.2009.4.203-4140 

Zhu, P. , Taylor, G.  and Irving, M.   (2009)   'Performance analysis of a novel Q-limit guided continuation power flow method'. IET GENERATION TRANSMISSION & DISTRIBUTION, 3 (12).  pp. 1042 - 1051. doi: 10.1049/iet-gtd.2008.0504 

Sum-Im, T. , Taylor, GA. , Irving, MR.  and Song, YH.   (2009)   'Differential evolution algorithm for static and multistage transmission expansion planning'. IET Generation, Transmission and Distribution, 3 (4).  pp. 365 - 384. doi: 10.1049/iet-gtd.2008.0446 

He, R. , Taylor, GA.  and Song, YH.   (2008)   'Multi-objective optimal reactive power flow including voltage security and demand profile classification'. International Journal of Electrical Power and Energy Systems, 30 (5).  pp. 327 - 336. doi: 10.1016/j.ijepes.2007.12.001 

El-Haddadeh, R. , Taylor, GA.  and Watts, SJ.   (2006)   'A pricing model for QoS enabled networks: simulation-based study'. WSEAS Transactions on Computers, 5 (2).  pp. 241 - 246. 

Centonza, A. , Taylor, GA. , Itagaki, T. , Owens, TJ. , et al.   (2006)   'Stochastic user behaviour modelling and network simulation for resource management incooperation with mobile telecommunications and broadcast networks'. International Journal of Mobile Communications, 4 (1).  pp. 97 - 117. doi: 10.1504/IJMC.2006.008200 Download publication 

Bie, ZH. , Song, YH. , Wang, XF. , Taylor, GA.  and Irving, MR.   (2006)   'Integration of algorithmic and heuristic techniques for transition-optimised voltage and reactive power control'. IEE Proceedings on Generation, Transmission and Distribution, 153 (2).  pp. 205 - 210. doi: 10.1049/ip-gtd:20050019 

Taylor, GA. , Phichaisawat, S. , Irving, MR.  and Song, YH.   (2004)   'Voltage security and reactive power management'. IMA Journal of Management Mathematics, 15 (4).  pp. 369 - 386. doi: 10.1093/imaman/15.4.369 

Irving, M. , Taylor, G.  and Hobson, PR.   (2004)   'Plug in to grid-computing'. IEEE Power and Energy Magazine, 2 (2).  pp. 40 - 44. doi: 10.1109/MPAE.2004.1269616 Download publication 

Taylor, GA. , Bailey, C.  and Cross, M.   (2003)   'A vertex-based finite volume method applied to non-linear material problems in computational solid mechanics'. International Journal of Numerical Methods in Engineering, 56 (4).  pp. 507 - 529. doi: 10.1002/nme.574 Download publication 

Hu, Z. , Wang, X. , Chen, H.  and Taylor, GA.   (2003)   'Volt/VAr control in distribution systems using a time-interval based approach'. IEE Proceedings on Generation, Transmission and Distribution, 150 (5).  pp. 548 - 554. doi: 10.1049/ip-gtd:20030562 

Taylor, GA. , Hughes, M. , Strusevich, N.  and Pericleous, K.   (2002)   'Finite volume methods applied to the computational modelling of welding phenomena'. Applied Mathematical Modelling, 26 (2).  pp. 311 - 322. doi: 10.1016/S0307-904X(01)00063-4 

Hughes, M. , Taylor, GA.  and Pericleous, K.   (2000)   'Thermocapillary and magnetohydrodynamic effects in modelling the thermodynamics of stationary welding processes'. The PHOENICS Journal of CFD and its Applications, 13 (1).  pp. 99 - 113. 

Fallah, N. , Bailey, C. , Cross, M.  and Taylor, GA.   (2000)   'Comparison of finite element and finite volume methods application in geometrically nonlinear stress analysis'. Applied Mathematical Modelling, 24 (7).  pp. 439 - 455. doi: 10.1016/S0307-904X(99)00047-5 

Bailey, C. , Bounds, S. , Cross, M. , Moran, G. , et al.   (1999)   'Multiphysics modelling and its application to the casting process'. Computer Modelling and Simulation in Engineering, 4 (3).  pp. 206 - 211. 

Bailey, C. , Taylor, GA. , Cross, M.  and Chow, P.   (1999)   'Discretisation procedures for multi-physics phenomena'. Journal of Computational and Applied Mathematics, 103 (1).  pp. 3 - 17. doi: 10.1016/S0377-0427(98)00236-2 

Taylor, GA. , Bailey, C.  and Cross, M.   (1995)   'Solution of the elastic/visco-plastic constitutive equations: a finite volume approach'. Applied Mathematical Modelling, 19 (12).  pp. 746 - 760. doi: 10.1016/0307-904X(95)00093-Y 

Book chapters

Khaleghi, S. , Alamuti, MM. , Li, F. , Taylor, GA.  and Bradley, ME.  (2015)   'Application and Requirement of DIgSILENT PowerFactory to Matlab/Simulink Interface', in Gonzalez-Longatt, F.  and Luis Rueda, J. (eds.) PowerFactory Applications for Power System Analysis.  Springer 

Hargreaves, NB. , Pantea, SM.  and Taylor, GA.  (2014)   'Adopting the IEC Common Information Model to Enable Smart Grid Interoperability and Knowledge Representation Processes', in Hossain, J.  and Mahmud, A. (eds.) Large Scale Renewable Power Generation: Advances in Technologies for Generation, Transmission and Storage.  Springer 

Taylor, GA. , Phichaisawat, S. , Irving, MR.  and Song, Y-H.  (2003)   'Ancilliary services II: voltage security and reactive power management', in Song, Y-H.  and Wang, X-F. (eds.) Operation of Market-Oriented Power Systems.  Springer (XVIII) : pp. 253 - 279. 

Cross, M. , Bailey, C. , Pericleous, K. , Croft, N.  and Taylor, GA.  (2000)   'Issues in the Design of Computational Software Technology for the Simulation of Closely Coupled Multi-physics Processes on Parallel Systems', in Topping, BHV. (ed.) Computational mechanics for the twenty-first century.  Saxe-Coburg Pubns pp. 205 - 218. 

Bailey, C. , Cross, M. , Pericleous, K. , Taylor, GA. , et al.  (1999)   'Finite Volume Methods for Multiphysics Problems', in Benkhaldoun, F. , Vilsmeier, R.  and Hänel, D. (eds.) Finite Volumes for Complex Applications: Problems and Perspectives.  Stylus Pub Llc (2) : pp. 585 - 593. 

Taylor, GA. , Bailey, C.  and Cross, M.  (1999)   'Computational Solid Mechanics using a Vertex-based Finite Volume Method', in Benkhaldoun, F. , Vilsmeier, R.  and Hänel, D. (eds.) Finite Volumes for Complex Applications: Problems and Perspectives, Volume 2.  Stylus Pub Llc pp. 507 - 515. 

Cross, M. , Bailey, C. , McManus, K. , Moran, G. , et al.  (1998)   'The Use of Multiphysics Technology in the Design of Aerospace Components', in Multidisciplinary Design and Optimisation.  London Royal Aeronautical Society 

Conference papers

Roberts, CM. , Shand, CM. , Brady, KW. , Stewart, EM. , et al.   (2016)   'Improving distribution network model accuracy using impedance estimation from micro-synchrophasor data' . doi: 10.1109/PESGM.2016.7742028 Download publication 

Golshani, M. , Taylor, GA.  and Pisica, I.   (2014)   'Simulation of Power System Substation Communications Architecture Based on IEC 61850 Standard' , 49th International Universities Power Engineering Conference (UPEC). ClujNapoca, ROMANIA. 4 - 5 September. IEEE. doi: 10.1109/UPEC.2014.6934745 Download publication 

Kerahroudi, SK. , Li, F. , Alamuti, MM. , Rabbani, R. , et al.   (2014)   'Power System Stability Enhancement of the Future GB Transmission System Using HVDC Link' , 49th International Universities Power Engineering Conference (UPEC). ClujNapoca, ROMANIA. 1 - 5 September. IEEE. 

Muttalib, AZMS. , Taylor, G.  and Bradley, M.   (2014)   'Novel Approach to Updating Network Equivalents for Different Cardinal Points' , 49th International Universities Power Engineering Conference (UPEC). ClujNapoca, ROMANIA. 1 - 5 September. IEEE. 

Shand, C. , McMorran, A.  and Taylor, G.   (2014)   'Integration and Adoption of Open Data Standards for Online and Offline Power System Analysis' , 49th International Universities Power Engineering Conference (UPEC). ClujNapoca, ROMANIA. 1 - 5 September. IEEE. 

Alikhanzadeh, A. , Saunders, CS. , Pisica, I. , Ashton, PM.  and Taylor, GA.   (2014)   'Impacts of ICT on the pan-European Power System up to the 2050 Time Horizon' , 49th International Universities Power Engineering Conference (UPEC). ClujNapoca, ROMANIA. 1 - 5 September. IEEE. 

Saunders, CS. , Taylor, GA. , Liu, Y.  and Liu, J.   (2014)   'Analyzing the Impacts of Data Quality and Availability on System Stability Analysis Using Single Machine Equivalents' , 49th International Universities Power Engineering Conference (UPEC). ClujNapoca, ROMANIA. 1 - 5 September. IEEE. 

Taylor, GA. , Hargreaves, N. , Ashton, P. , Bradley, ME.  and Carter, A.   (2013)   'Potential Integration of Phasor Measurement Units and Wide Area Monitoring Systems based upon National Grid Enterprise Level CIM' , General Meeting of the IEEE-Power-and-Energy-Society (PES). Vancouver, CANADA. 21 - 25 July. IEEE. 

Muttalib, AZMS. , Taylor, G.  and Bradley, M.   (2013)   'Investigating scalable computational tools and infrastructure to enable interoperable and secure control of large-scale power systems' , UPEC 2013. DIT, Dublin, Ireland. 2 - 5 September. doi: 10.1109/UPEC.2013.6715043 

Kerahroudi, SK. , Taylor, GA. , Li, F.  and Bradley, M.   (2013)   'Initial development of a novel stability control system for the future GB transmission system operation' , UPEC 2013. DIT, Dublin, Ireland. 2 - 5 September. doi: 10.1109/UPEC.2013.6714932 

Ashton, PM. , Taylor, GA.  and Carter, AM.   (2013)   'Transient Event Detection and Analysis of the GB Transmission System using Synchrophasor Measurements' , 48th International Universities Power Engineering Conference (UPEC). Dublin, IRELAND. 1 - 5 September. IEEE. 

Macfie, P. , Hurlock, P. , Irving, M.  and Taylor, G.   (2013)   'Development and evaluation of a SCORPF framework for the National Grid Control Centre' , UPEC 2013. DIT, Dublin, Ireland. 2 - 5 September. doi: 10.1109/UPEC.2013.6715042 

Alikhanzadeh, AH. , Taylor, GA.  and Zobaa, AF.   (2013)   'Future electricity highways for pan-European transmission systems: A GB transmission system perspective' , 2013 48th International Universities' Power Engineering Conference (UPEC). Dublin, Ireland. 2 - 5 September. IEEE, pp. 1 - 6. doi: 10.1109/UPEC.2013.6714961 

Golshani, M. , Taylor, GA. , Pisica, I.  and Ashton, P.   (2013)   'Implementation of Wide Area Monitoring Systems and laboratory-based deployment of PMUs' , UPEC 2013. DIT, Dublin, Ireland. 2 - 5 September. doi: 10.1109/UPEC.2013.6714905 Download publication 

Rabbani, R. , Zobaa, AF.  and Taylor, GA.   (2013)   'Performance comparison of SVC with POD and synchronous generator excitation system to investigate oscillation damping control on the GB transmission system' , 2013 48th International Universities' Power Engineering Conference (UPEC). Dublin, Ireland. 2 - 2 September. [unpublished].  doi: 10.1109/UPEC.2013.6714892 Download publication 

Pisica, I. , Chousidis, C. , Taylor, G. , Tomescu, L.  and Wallom, D.   (2013)   'Novel information model of smart consumers for real-time home energy management' . doi: 10.1109/ISGTEurope.2013.6695389 

Huang, X. , Taylor, G. , Irving, M. , Zhang, L.  and Tao, W.   (2013)   'Service Restoration of Distribution Systems using Enhanced NDE with LCO' , General Meeting of the IEEE-Power-and-Energy-Society (PES). Vancouver, CANADA. 1 - 25 July. IEEE. 

Ashton, PM. , Taylor, GA. , Carter, AM. , Bradley, ME.  and Hung, W.   (2013)   'Application of Phasor Measurement Units to Estimate Power System Inertial Frequency Response' , General Meeting of the IEEE-Power-and-Energy-Society (PES). Vancouver, CANADA. 1 - 25 July. IEEE. 

Pisica, I. , Axon, CJ. , Taylor, GA. , Granell, R.  and Wallom, DCH.   (2013)   'Investigation of Data Communication Networks to Enable Demand Response and Dynamic Tariffs' . doi: 10.1109/GreenCom-iThings-CPSCom.2013.72 

Ashton, PM. , Taylor, GA.  and Carter, AM.   (2012)   'Future wide area monitoring requirements for the GB transmission system' . doi: 10.1049/cp.2012.1990 

Kerahroudi, SK. , Taylor, GA. , Bradley, M.  and Zobaa, AF.   (2012)   'A framework for coordinated stability control in the future GB transmission system using HVDC and power flow controller devices' , 10th IET International Conference on AC and DC Power Transmission (ACDC 2012). Birmingham, UK. 4 - 5 December. IET, pp. 1 - 6. doi: 10.1049/cp.2012.1956 

Rabbani, R. , Zobaa, AF.  and Taylor, GA.   (2012)   'Applications of simplified models to investigate oscillation damping control on the GB transmission system' , 10th IET International Conference on AC and DC Power Transmission (ACDC 2012). Birmingham, UK. 4 - 5 December. IET, pp. 1 - 6. doi: 10.1049/cp.2012.1978 

Hargreaves, N. , Taylor, GA.  and Carter, A.   (2012)   'Smart grid interoperability use cases for extending electricity storage modeling within the IEC Common Information Model' , 47th International Universities Power Engineering Conference (UPEC), 2012. Brunel University, London. 4 - 7 September. IEEE, pp. 1 - 6. doi: 10.1109/UPEC.2012.6398672 Download publication 

Hargreaves, N. , Pantea, S. , Taylor, GA.  and Irving, M.   (2012)   'A critical comparison of approaches to resource name management within the IEC common information model' , 3rd IEEE PES: Innovative Smart Grid Technologies (ISGT) Europe Conference. Berlin Germany. 14 - 17 October. IEEE. Download publication 

Panchadcharam, S. , Taylor, GA. , Pisica, I. , Gershinsky, G. , et al.   (2012)   'Performance evaluation of a high speed messaging layer for smart distribution network applications' , UPEC 2012. Brunel University, London, UK. 4 - 7 September. 

Golshani, M. , Taylor, GA. , Pisica, I.  and Ashton, P.   (2012)   'Investigation of open standards to enable interoperable wide area monitoring for transmission systems' , UPEC 2012. Brunel University, London, UK. 4 - 7 September. doi: 10.1109/UPEC.2012.6398434 Download publication 

Gargov, NP. , Zobaa, AF.  and Taylor, GA.   (2012)   'Direct drive linear machine technologies for marine wave power generation' , 2012 47th International Universities Power Engineering Conference (UPEC). Brunel University, London, UK. 4 - 7 September. IEEE, pp. 1 - 6. doi: 10.1109/UPEC.2012.6398644 

Nusrat, N. , Irving, M.  and Taylor, G.   (2012)   'Stochastic meter placement algorithm for active distribution networks suitable for parallel processing' , UPEC 2012. Brunel University, London, UK. 4 - 7 September. 

Ashton, PM. , Taylor, GA. , Carter, AM.  and Pisica, I.   (2012)   'Critical evaluation of wide area monitoring systems from a GB transmission system operator perspective' , UPEC 2012. Brunel University, London, UK. 4 - 7 September. 

Panchadcharam, S. , Taylor, GA. , Ni, Q. , Pisica, I.  and Fateri, S.   (2012)   'Performance evaluation of smart metering infrastructure using simulation tool' , UPEC 2012. Brunel University, London, UK. 4 - 7 September. 

Pisica, I.  and Taylor, G.   (2012)   'Classification of operating states for decision making in power systems control with feature selection based on mutual information' . doi: 10.1109/FSKD.2012.6234317 

Rabbani, R. , Taylor, GA.  and Zobaa, AF.   (2012)   'Critical evaluation of reduced models for stability analysis on the GB transmission system' , 2012 47th International Universities Power Engineering Conference (UPEC). Brunel University, London, UK. 4 - 7 September. IEEE, pp. 1 - 6. doi: 10.1109/UPEC.2012.6398446 

Liao, R. , Taylor, GA. , Tavernier, K.  and Khan, O.   (2012)   'Comparative study of feature extraction methods applied to partial discharge signals' , UPEC 2012. Brunel University, London, UK. 4 - 7 September. 

Vaddeboina, V. , Taylor, G.  and Proudfoot, C.   (2012)   'Switching large transformers on weak transmission networks - A real time case study' , UPEC 2012. Brunel University, London, UK. 4 - 7 September. 

Banham-Hall, DD. , Smith, CA. , Taylor, GA.  and Irving, MR.   (2012)   'Active power control from large offshore wind farms' , UPEC 2012. Brunel University, London, UK. 4 - 7 September. 

Axon, CJ. , Darby, SJ. , Granell, R. , Hobson, PR. , et al.   (2012)   'Towards an understanding of dynamic energy pricing and tariffs' . doi: 10.1109/UPEC.2012.6398452 

Kerahroudi, SK. , Zobaa, AF. , Taylor, GA. , Bradley, M.  and Yang, L.   (2012)   'Investigating the impact of stability constraints on the future GB transmission system' , 2012 47th International Universities Power Engineering Conference (UPEC). Brunel University, London, UK. 4 - 7 September. IEEE, pp. 1 - 6. doi: 10.1109/UPEC.2012.6398448 

Taylor, GA. , Axon, CJ.  and Irving, MR.   (2012)   'Scalable high performance information and communications technology for smart distribution network operation' , IEEE PES GM 2012. San Diego, California, USA. 22 - 26 July. 

Hargreaves, N. , Taylor, G.  and Carter, A.   (2012)   'Information standards to support application and enterprise interoperability for the smart grid' , IEEE PES GM 2012. San Diego, California, USA. 22 - 26 July. IEEE, pp. 1 - 6. doi: 10.1109/PESGM.2012.6345134 Download publication 

Liao, R. , Fernandess, Y. , Tavernier, K. , Taylor, GA.  and Irving, MR.   (2012)   'Recognition of partial discharge patterns' , IEEE PES GM 2012. San Diego, California, USA. 22 - 26 July. 

Nusrat, N. , Irving, M.  and Taylor, G.   (2012)   'Novel meter placement algorithm for enhanced accuracy of distribution system state estimation' , IEEE PES GM 2012. San Diego, California, USA. 22 - 26 July. 

Ashton, PM. , Taylor, GA. , Irving, MR. , Carter, AM.  and Bradley, ME.   (2012)   'Prospective Wide Area Monitoring of the Great Britain Transmission System using Phasor Measurement Units' , IEEE PES GM 2012. San Diego, California, USA. 22 - 26 July. 

Wallom, D. , Turilli, M. , Martin, A. , Raun, A. , et al.   (2012)   'MyTrustedCloud: Trusted Cloud Infrastructure for security-critical computation and data management' . doi: 10.1145/2361999.2362014 

Fateri, S. , Ni, Q. , Taylor, GA. , Panchadcharam, S.  and Pisica, I.   (2012)   'Design and analysis of multicast-based publisher/subscriber models over wireless platforms for smart grid communications' . doi: 10.1109/TrustCom.2012.118 

McMorran, AW. , Stewart, EM. , Shand, CM. , Rudd, SE.  and Taylor, GA.   (2012)   'Addressing the Challenge of Data Interoperability for Off-Line Analysis of Distribution Networks in the Smart Grid' , IEEE PES Transmission and Distribution Conference and Exposition. Orlando, FL. 1 - 10 May. IEEE. 

Taylor, GA. , Wallon, D. , Turilli, M. , Hargreaves, N. , et al.   (2011)   'myTrustedCloud: Trusted cloud infrastructure for security-critical computation and data managment' , IEEE Third International Conference on Cloud Computing Technology and Science (CloudCom). Athens, Greece. 29 - 1 December. IEEE, pp. 1 - 6. doi: 10.1109/CloudCom.2011.41 Download publication 

Liu, YB. , Liu, JY. , Xu, WT.  and Taylor, G.   (2011)   'Vulnerability analysis of power grid considering the different stages with faults evolution' . doi: 10.1109/PEAM.2011.6134960 

Taylor, GA. , Wallom, DCH. , Grenard, S. , Huete, AY.  and Axon, CJ.   (2011)   'Recent developments towards novel high performance computing and communications solutions for smart distribution network operation' . doi: 10.1109/ISGTEurope.2011.6162812 

Wallom, D. , Turilli, M. , Martin, A. , Raun, A. , et al.   (2011)   'MyTrustedCloud: Trusted cloud infrastructure for security-critical computation and data managment' . doi: 10.1109/CloudCom.2011.41 

Liu, Y-B. , Liu, J-Y. , Xu, W-T.  and Taylor, G.   (2011)   'Vulnerability analysis of power grid considering the different stages with faults evolution' . 

McMorran, AW. , Lincoln, RW. , Taylor, GA.  and Stewart, EM.   (2011)   'Addressing Misconceptions about the Common Information Model (CIM)' , General Meeting of the IEEE-Power-and-Energy-Society (PES). Detroit, MI. 1 - 28 July. IEEE. 

Taylor, GA. , Irving, MR. , Nusrat, N. , Liao, R.  and Panchadcharam, S.   (2011)   'Smart distribution network operation: Emerging techniques and standards' , IEEE Power and Energy Society General Meeting 2011. Detroit, Michigan. 24 - 28 July. [unpublished].  doi: 10.1109/PES.2011.6039541 

Stoa, P. , Taylor, G. , Chhetri, BB.  and Adhikary, B.   (2011)   'Integrating Renewable Energy Sources in Developing Countries: A Nepal Case Study' , General Meeting of the IEEE-Power-and-Energy-Society (PES). Detroit, MI. 1 - 28 July. IEEE. 

Banham-Hall, DD. , Taylor, GA. , Smith, CA.  and Irving, MR.   (2011)   'Frequency Control Using Vanadium Redox Flow Batteries on Wind Farms' , General Meeting of the IEEE-Power-and-Energy-Society (PES). Detroit, MI. 1 - 28 July. IEEE. 

Nusrat, N. , Irving, M.  and Taylor, G.   (2011)   'Development of Distributed State Estimation Methods to Enable Smart Distribution Management Systems' , 20th IEEE International Symposium on Industrial Electronics (ISIE). Gdansk, POLAND. 1 - 30 June. IEEE. 

Liu, Y. , Liu, J. , Taylor, G. , Liu, L.  and Li, J.   (2011)   'Rule-based combined algorithm for power system real-time transient stability assessment using synchronized phasor trajectory clusters' . 

Banham-Hall, DD. , Smith, CA. , Taylor, GA.  and Irving, MR.   (2010)   'Investigating the potential contribution of future offshore wind turbines to frequency stability during major system disturbances' . doi: 10.1049/cp.2010.1004 

Macfie, P. , Hurlock, P. , Taylor, G.  and Irving, M.   (2010)   'Multi-objective security constrained optimal reactive dispatch applied to the GB transmission network' . doi: 10.1049/cp.2010.0997 

Huang, X.  and Taylor, GA.   (2010)   'Service restoration of distribution systems based on NSGA-II' . 

Taylor, GA. , Irving, MR. , Nusrat, N. , Liao, R.  and Panchandaram, S.   (2010)   'Developing novel information and communications technology based solutions for smart distribution network operation' . 

Huang, X. , Zhang, L.  and Taylor, GA.   (2010)   'Service restoration of distribution system with distributed generation' . doi: 10.1109/POWERCON.2010.5666388 

Banham-Hall, DD. , Taylor, GA. , Smith, CA.  and Irving, MR.   (2010)   'Towards Large-scale Direct Drive Wind Turbines with Permanent Magnet Generators and Full Converters' , IEEE-Power-and-Energy-Society General Meeting. Minneapolis, MN. 1 - 29 July. IEEE. 

Macfie, PJ. , Taylor, GA. , Irving, MR.  and Hurlock, P.   (2010)   'Security Constrained Optimal Reactive Dispatch using GB Transmission Network Models' , IEEE-Power-and-Energy-Society General Meeting. Minneapolis, MN. 1 - 29 July. IEEE. 

Panchadcharam, S. , Ni, Q.  and Taylor, GA.   (2010)   'Evaluation of QoS parameters for real-time rich media applications using a test-bed implementation' . doi: 10.1109/CIT.2010.87 

Taylor, G.   (2010)   'High performance computing for smart distribution network operation HiPerDNO' , IET Conference on Smart Grid 2010: Making it a reality. London, UK. 25 - 26 May. IET Seminar Digest. 

Fila, M. , Hiscock, J. , Reid, D. , Lang, P.  and Taylor, GA.   (2009)   'Flexible voltage control in distribution networks with distributed generation - modelling analysis and field trial comparison' . doi: 10.1049/cp.2009.0741 

Banham-Hall, DD. , Taylor, GA. , Smith, CA.  and Irving, MR.   (2009)   'Grid Connection Oriented Modelling of Wind Turbines with Full Converters' , 44th International Universities Power Engineering Conference. Glasgow, ENGLAND. 1 - 4 September. IEEE, pp. 850 - +. 

Hu, L. , Taylor, G. , Wan, H-B.  and Irving, M.   (2009)   'A Review of Short-term Electricity Price Forecasting Techniques in Deregulated Electricity Markets' , 44th International Universities Power Engineering Conference. Glasgow, ENGLAND. 1 - 4 September. IEEE, pp. 145 - 149. 

Fila, M. , Reid, D. , Taylor, GA. , Lang, P.  and Irving, MR.   (2009)   'Coordinated Voltage Control for Active Network Management of Distributed Generation' , General Meeting of the IEEE-Power-and-Energy-Society. Calgary, CANADA. 1 - 30 July. IEEE, pp. 4213 - 4220. 

Macfie, PJ. , Taylor, GA. , Irving, MR. , Hurlock, P. , et al.   (2009)   'Operational Analysis of Security Constrained Optimal Reactive Power Flow Solutions' , General Meeting of the IEEE-Power-and-Energy-Society. Calgary, CANADA. 1 - 30 July. IEEE, pp. 2342 - 2350. 

Taylor, GA. , Fila, M. , Hiscock, J. , Irving, MR.  and Lang, P.   (2009)   'Modelling and analysis of an enhanced TAPP scheme for distribution networks' , PSCC 2008. Glasgow, UK. 14 - 18 July. [unpublished].  

Zhu, P. , Taylor, GA.  and Irving, MR.   (2008)   'A novel q-limit guided continuation power flow method' , IEEE PES General Meeting. Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. 20 - 24 July. [unpublished].  

Macfie, P. , Wan, H-B. , Morfill, R. , Bradley, M. , et al.   (2008)   'Environmentally significant operational loss reduction on the full GB transmission network' , 43rd International Universities Power Engineering Conference (UPEC 2008). Padova, Italy. 1 - 4 September. [unpublished].  

Fila, M. , Taylor, GA. , Hiscock, J. , Irving, MR.  and Lang, P.   (2008)   'Flexible voltage control to support distributed generation in distribution networks' , 43rd International Universities Power Engineering Conference. Padova, Italy. 1 - 4 September. [unpublished].  doi: 10.1109/UPEC.2008.4651447 

Fila, M. , Taylor, GA. , Irving, MR. , Hiscock, J. , et al.   (2007)   'Systematic modelling and analysis of TAPP voltage control schemes' , 42nd International Universities Power Engineering Conference. Brighton, ENGLAND. 1 - 6 September. IEEE, pp. 349 - 356. doi: 10.1109/UPEC.2007.4468973 

Huang, C. , Hobson, PR. , Taylor, GA.  and Kyberd, P.   (2007)   'A study of publish/subscribe systems for real-time grid monitoring' , 21st International Parallel and Distributed Processing Symposium (IPDPS 2007). Long Beach, CA. 26 - 30 March. [unpublished].  doi: 10.1109/IPDPS.2007.370550 Download publication 

Sum-Im, T. , Taylor, GA. , Irving, MR.  and Song, YH.   (2007)   'A differential evolution algorithm for multistage transmission expansion planning' , 42nd International Universities Power Engineering Conference. [unpublished].  

Irving, MR. , Taylor, GA. , Huang, C.  and Hobson, PR.   (2007)   'Scalable monitoring and control of distributed generation using Grid computing' , 42nd International Universities Power Engineering Conference (UPEC 2007). Brighton, UK. 4 - 6 September. [unpublished].  

Chowdhury, S. , Taylor, GA. , Chowdhury, SP. , Saha, AK.  and Song, YH.   (2007)   'Modelling, simulation and performance analysis of a PV array in an embedded environment' , 42nd International Universities Power Engineering Conference (UPEC 2007). Brighton, UK. 4 - 6 September. [unpublished].  

Hobson, PR. , Frizziero, E. , Huang, C. , Irving, MR. , et al.   (2007)   'Grid computing technologies for renewable electricity generator monitoring and control' . IEEE. Download publication 

Sum-Im, T. , Taylor, GA. , Irving, MR.  and Song, YH.   (2006)   'A comparative study of state-of-the-art transmission expansion planning tools' , 41st International Universities Power Engineering Conference. [unpublished].  

Bansal, JS. , Taylor, GA. , Wan, HB. , Chebbo, AM.  and Morfill, RH.   (2006)   'The scope for further loss minimisation on the National Grid transmission system' , 41st International Universities Power Engineering Conference (UPEC 2006). Newcastle-upon-Tyne, UK. 6 - 8 September. [unpublished].  doi: 10.1109/UPEC.2006.367762 

Taylor, GA. , Irving, MR. , Hobson, PR. , Huang, C. , et al.   (2006)   'Distributed monitoring and control of future power systems via grid computing' , IEEE Power Engineering Society General Meeting 2006. Montreal, Quebec, Canada. 18 - 22 June. [unpublished].  doi: 10.1109/PES.2006.1709538 Download publication 

El-Haddadeh, R.  and Taylor, GA.   (2005)   'A novel congestion-based pricing scheme for QoS-enabled networks' , International Conference on Security and Management (SAM'05). Las Vegas, Nevada, US. [unpublished].  

He, R. , Taylor, GA.  and Song, YH.   (2005)   'Multi-objective optimization of reactive power flow using demand profile classification' , IEEE Power Engineering Society General Meeting. San Francisco, CA. 12 - 16 June. [unpublished].  doi: 10.1109/PES.2005.1489393 

Bie, ZH. , Song, YH. , Wang, XF. , Taylor, GA.  and Irving, MR.   (2004)   'A transition-optimized approach to reactive power and voltage control' , IEEE-Power-Engineering-Society General Meeting. Denver, CO. 1 - 10 June. IEEE, pp. 226 - 232. 

Phichaisawat, S. , Song, YH.  and Taylor, GA.   (2002)   'Congestion management considering voltage security constraints' , International Conference on Power System Technology (PowerCon 2002). Kunming, China. 13 - 17 October. [unpublished].  doi: 10.1109/ICPST.2002.1067845 

Taylor, GA. , Rashidinejad, M. , Song, YH. , Irving, MR. , et al.   (2002)   'Algorithmic techniques for transition-optimised voltage and reactive power control' , International Conference on Power System Technology (PowerCon2002). Kunming, China. 13 - 17 October. [unpublished].  doi: 10.1109/ICPST.2002.1067815 

Taylor, GA. , Song, YH. , Irving, MR. , Bradley, ME.  and Williams, TG.   (2001)   'A Review of Algorithmic and Heuristic Based Methods for Voltage/VAr Control' , 5th International Power Engineering Conference, IPEC 2001. Grand Copthorne Waterfront, Singapore. 17 - 19 May. National Library Board Singapore, pp. 117 - 122. 

Taylor, GA. , Breiguine, V. , Bailey, C.  and Cross, M.   (2000)   'An Augmented Lagrangian Contact Algorithm Employing a Vertex-based Finite Volume Method' , 8th Annual Conference of the Association for Computational Mechanics in Engineering. University of Greenwich, London. Association for Computational Mechanics in Engineering. 

Taylor, GA. , Hughes, M.  and Pericleous, K.   (2000)   'The Application of Three Dimensional Finite Volume Methods to the Computational Modelling of Welding Phenomena' , MCWASP IX Modeling of Casting, Welding and Advanced Solidification Processes: Proceedings of the Ninth International Conference. Aachen, Germany. 20 - 25 August. Shaker, pp. 852 - 859. 

Taylor, GA. , Hughes, M. , Strusevich, N.  and Pericleous, K.   (1999)   'Finite Volume Methods Applied to the Computational Modelling of Welding Phenomena' , Second International Conference on CFD in the Minerals and Process Industries, CSIRO. Melbourne, Australia. 6 - 8 December. CFD Online, pp. 405 - 410. 

Cross, M. , Bailey, C. , Pericleous, K. , Croft, N. , et al.   (1998)   'Fluid-structure Interaction in Design Optimisation and Manufacturing on High Performance Parallel Systems' , 7th AIAA/USAF/NASA/ISSMO Symposium on Multidisciplinary Analysis and Optimization. St. Louis, MO. 2 - 4 September. AIAA, Inc, pp. 1703. doi: 10.2514/6.1998-4979 

Cross, M. , Bailey, C. , Pericleous, K. , Bounds, S. , et al.   (1998)   'Computational Modelling of Interacting Phenomena in the Shape Casting Process' , MCWASP VIII: International Conference on Modeling of Casting, Welding and Advanced Solidification Processes. San Diego, CA. 7 - 12 June. TMS, Warrendale, PA, pp. 787 - 794. 

Cross, M. , Bailey, C. , Pericleous, K. , McManus, K. , et al.   (1997)   'Multi-Physics Modelling - A Vital Component of Virtual Manufacturing' , 85th Meeting of the AGARD Structures and Materials Panel. Aalborg, Denmark. 13 - 14 October. Advisory Group for Aerospace Research & Development. 

Bailey, C. , Cross, M. , Taylor, GA.  and Wheeler, D.   (1997)   'Modelling Inter-body Contacts in a Multi-physics Framework' , International Symposium on 'Multi-Body Dynamics: Monitoring and Simulation Techniques. University of Bradford, UK. 25 - 27 March. Mechanical Engineering Publications, pp. 149 - 160. 

Bailey, C. , Taylor, GA. , Bounds, S. , Moran, G.  and Cross, M.   (1997)   'PHYSICA: A Multi-physics Framework and its Application to Casting Simulation' , 1st International Conference on CFD in the Mineral & Metal Processing and Power Generation Industries, CSIRO. Melbourne, Australia. 3 - 4 July. CFD Online, pp. 419 - 425. 

Taylor, GA. , Bailey, C.  and Cross, M.   (1995)   'Material Non-linearity within a Finite Volume Framework for the Simulation of a Metal Casting Process' , Computational Plasticity: Fundamentals and Applications : Proceedings of the Fourth International Conference. Barcelona, Spain. 3 - 6 April. Pineridge Press, pp. 1459 - 1470. 

Patents

Taylor, GA. , Banham-Hall, DD.  and Smith, CA.   (2011)  Methods of controlling a combined plant including at least one generator and an energy store.  European Patent Office Patent no. 11007692.4-2207.  

Taylor, GA. , Banham-Hall, DD.  and Smith, CA.   (2010)  Dynamic breaking system for a wind turbine.  European Patent Office Patent no. 10006961.6-2321.  

Taylor, GA. , Banham-Hall, DD.  and Smith, CA.   (2013)  Wind Turbine DBR System.  US Patent Office 

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