**Select Journal and Magazine Articles**

- B. Poudel, V. Cecchi, “Frequency-dependent models of overhead power lines for steady-state harmonic analysis: Model derivation, evaluation and practical applications”,
*Electric Power Systems Research,*vol 151, 2017, Pages 266-272 - A. Shrestha, V. Cecchi, R. Cox, “Transient Stability-Constrained Optimal Power Flow using Quasi-Linear Behavior of Critical Machines”, under review for the
*IEEE Transactions on Power Systems.* - B. Poudel, V. Cecchi, “Frequency-Dependent Models of Electric Power Lines for Steady-State Harmonic Analysis”, under review for the
*IEEE Transactions on Power Delivery.* - V. Cecchi, M. Knudson, and K. Miu, “System Impacts of Temperature-Dependent Transmission Line Models”, IEEE Transactions on Power Delivery, Volume 28, Issue 4, October 2013, Page(s): 2300-2308.
- M. Azarbayjani, B. Futrell, V. Cecchi, T. Gentry, A. Ebong, “The road map to the integrated design process of a net-zero energy solar house: A case study of a solar decathlon competition entry”,
*Journal of Green Building*, Vol. 9, Issue 2, 2014, pp. 20-37. - A. Kailas, V. Cecchi, and A. Mukherjee, “A Survey of Communications and Networking Technologies for Energy Management in Buildings and Home Automation”, Journal of Computer Networks and Communications, Vol. 2012, 2012.
- V. Cecchi, A. St. Leger, K. Miu, and C. Nwankpa, “Incorporating Temperature Variations into Transmission Line Models”, Accepted for publication,
*IEEE Transactions on Power Delivery*, July 2011. - K. Miu, V. Cecchi, M. Kleinberg, A. Deese, M. Tong, and B. Kleinberg, “A Distribution Power Flow Experiment for Outreach Education,”
*IEEE Transactions on Power Systems*, Volume 25, Issue 1, February 2010, Page(s): 3-9. - V. Cecchi, A. St. Leger, K. Miu, and C. Nwankpa, “Modeling Approach for Transmission Lines in the Presence of Non-Fundamental Frequencies”,
*IEEE Transactions on Power Delivery*, Volume 24, Issue 4, October 2009, Page(s): 2328-2335. - V. Cecchi, X. Yang, K. Miu, and C. Nwankpa, “Instrumentation and Measurement of a Power Distribution System Laboratory for Meter Placement and Network Reconfiguration Studies”,
*IEEE Transactions on Instrumentation and Measurement*, Volume 56, Issue 4, Aug. 2007, Page(s):1224-1230. - V. Cecchi, X. Yang, K. Miu, and C. Nwankpa, “Instrumentation and Measurement of a Power Distribution System Laboratory for Meter Placement and Network Reconfiguration Studies”,
*IEEE Instrumentation and Measurement Magazine*, Volume 10, Issue 5, October 2007, Page(s): 10-19. - St. Leger, V.Cecchi, K. Miu, and C. Nwankpa, “Automated Test Measurement System for Determining Frequency Dependent Parameter Model of Transmission Lines”, Under Review,
*Measurement, Elsevier Journal of the International Measurement Confederation*.

**Select Conference Publications**

- R. Karandeh, S. Mohajeryami, V. Cecchi and M. H. Javidi, “Evaluation of investments made by GENCOs in transmission network development,”
*2017 North American Power Symposium (NAPS)*, Morgantown, WV, 2017 - S. Mohajeryami, R. Karandeh and V. Cecchi, “Correlation between predictability index and error performance in Customer Baseline Load (CBL) calculation,”
*2017 North American Power Symposium (NAPS)*, Morgantown, WV, 2017 - C. Braun, M. Rahman and V. Cecchi, “A transmission line model with non-uniformly distributed line impedance,”
*2017 North American Power Symposium (NAPS)*, Morgantown, WV, 2017, pp. 1-6. - M. Rahman, C. Braun and V. Cecchi, “Study of the impact of longitudinal variations in ambient conditions on transmission line voltage stability margin,”
*2017 North American Power Symposium (NAPS)*, Morgantown, WV, 2017, pp. 1-6. - M. Rahman, M. Kiesau, V. Cecchi and B. Watkins, “Investigating the impacts of conductor temperature on power handling capabilities of transmission lines using a multi-segment line model,”
*SoutheastCon 2017*, Charlotte, NC, 2017, pp. 1-7. - M. Rahman, M. Kiesau, V. Cecchi and B. Watkins, ” Investigating Effects of Weather Parameter Uncertainty on Transmission Line Power Handling Capabilities using Affine Arithmetic,”
*2017 IEEE Power and Energy Society General Meeting*, Chicago, IL, 2017, pp. 1-5. - M. Davoudi, V. Cecchi, J.R. Aguero, “Network Reconfiguration with Relaxed Radiality Constraint for Increased Hosting Capacity of Distribution Systems”,
*2016 IEEE Power and Energy Society General Meeting (PESGM)*, Boston, MA, 2016, pp. 1-5. - A. Shrestha, V. Cecchi, R.W. Cox, “Optimal Power Flow-based Generation Shedding for Dynamic Remedial Action Scheme”,
*2016 IEEE/PES Transmission and Distribution Conference and Exposition (T&D)*, Dallas, TX, 2016, pp. 1-5. - S. N. K. Jagarlapudi, V. Cecchi, “Investigating Wind Speed-Dependent Models for Electric Power Transmission Lines”,
*2016 IEEE International Symposium on Circuits and Systems (ISCAS)*, Montreal, QC, 2016, pp. 626-629. - A. Shrestha, V. Cecchi, R.W. Cox, “Minimum-cost generation-shedding for dynamic Remedial Action Scheme”,
*Proceedings of the 2015 IEEE Power & Energy Society General Meeting*. Pub. Year: 2015. - B. Poudel, V. Cecchi, “Frequency-Dependent Transmission Line Modeling for Steady State Power System Harmonic Analysis”,
*Proc. of the IEEE 2015 North American Power Symposium (NAPS)*. Pub. Year: 2015. - S. Zilberdrut, V. Cecchi, “Investigating the Effects of Grid Equivalent Circuit at a Point of Common Coupling on Bus Voltage Variations Due to Variable Distributed Generation”,
*Proceedings of the IEEE 2015 North American Power Symposium (NAPS)*. Pub. Year: 2015. - C. Liu, V. Cecchi, S. Kamel, “Analysis of AC Resistance in Non-Ferrous Bimetallic Solid Conductors”,
*Proceedings of the IEEE 2015 North American Power Symposium (NAPS)*. Pub. Year: 2015. - M. Davoudi, V. Cecchi, “Effects of Stiffness Factor on Bus Voltage Variations in the Presence of Intermittent Distributed Generation”,
*Proceedings of the IEEE 2015 NAPS*. Pub. Year: 2015. - A.S. Deese, V. Cecchi, B. Poudel, “Introduction of emerging technologies to distribution system laboratory modules via simulation”,
*Proc. of the 2015 IEEE Power & Energy Society General Meeting*. Pub. Year: 2015. - M. Davoudi, V. Cecchi, J.R. Aguero, “Increasing penetration of Distributed Generation with meshed operation of distribution systems”,
*Proc. of the**2014 North American Power Symposium*. Pub. Year: 2014. - A. Shrestha, V. Cecchi, R.W. Cox, “Dynamic Remedial Action Scheme using online transient stability analysis,”
*Proceedings of the IEEE 2014 North American Power Symposium*. Pub. Year: 2014. - B. Poudel, V. Cecchi, “An approach for modeling frequency-dependent apparent resistance of power transmission lines”,
*Proceedings of the IEEE 2014 North American Power Symposium*. Pub. Year: 2014. - V. Cecchi, M. Azarbayjani, B. Tempest, “Collaborative Research and Education in the Design and Building of a Net-Zero Energy Solar Powered House – Testimony of a Solar Decathlon 2013 Entry”,
*American Society for Engineering Education (ASEE),*International Forum, Indianapolis, IN, 2014. - M. Davoudi, V. Cecchi, and J. Romero Agüero, “Evaluation of meshed distribution systems for increased penetration of distributed generation,”
*CIGRE US National Committee, 2014 Grid of the Future Symposium*, Oct. 2014. - M. Azarbayjani, V. Cecchi, B. Tempest, “Lessons learned from an interdisciplinary collabortion in design and construction of a net-zero energy solar house”,
*ASME 2014 8th International Conference on Energy Sustainability*, Boston, MA, 2014. - M. Azarbayjani, B. Futrell, V. Cecchi, “Integrative Photovoltaic Shadings in a Net-Zero-Energy Solar House”,
*American Solar Energy Society, SOLAR 2014*, San Francisco, CA, 2014. - M. Davoudi, V. Cecchi, J.R. Aguero, “Investigating the ability of meshed distribution systems to increase penetration levels of Distributed Generation”,
*IEEE SoutheastCon 2014*. Publication Year: 2014. - B. Poudel, V. Cecchi, “Harmonic Power Flow using multi-segment frequency-dependent transmission line models”,
*IEEE 2013 North American Power Symposium Proceedings (NAPS 2013)*. Publication Year: 2013. - Cecchi, V. ; Kamalasadan, S. ; Enslin, J. ; Miller, M. “Grid impacts and mitigation measures for increased PV penetration levels using advanced PV inverter regulation”,
*Proceedings of the 2013 IEEE Energy Conversion Congress and Exposition (ECCE 2013)*. Publication Year: 2013. - A.S. Deese, V. Cecchi, K. Miu, “Capacitor placement and control experiment for Reconfigurable Distribution Automation and Control laboratory”,
*Proceedings of the 2013 IEEE Power & Energy Society General Meeting (PES 2013)*. Publication Year: 2013. - B. Chowdhury, B. Parkhideh, A. Martin, Z. Salami, J. Enslin, V. Cecchi, S. Kamalasadan, M. Noras, “Enhancing power and energy systems concepts with laboratory experience”,
*Proceedings of the 2013 IEEE Power & Energy Society General Meeting (PES 2013)*. Publication Year: 2013. - A. Shrestha, V. Cecchi, R.W. Cox, “A real-time platform for validating continuous wide-area control systems”,
*Proceedings of the 2013 IEEE PES Innovative Smart Grid Technologies (ISGT 2013)*, Washington, DC, Feb. 2013. - R.T.S. Sai, A. Mukherjee, V. Cecchi, and A. Kailas, “Architecture Exploration of a Heterogeneous Embedded Processor for the Smart Grid”,
*IEEE SoutheastCon 2013*, Jacksonville, FL, March 2013. - V. Cecchi, M. Knudson, K. Miu, and C. Nwankpa, “A Non-Uniformly Distributed Parameter Transmission Line Model”,
*IEEE 2012 North American Power Symposium Proceedings (NAPS 2012)*. Publication Year: 2012. - V. Cecchi and M. Knudson, “Study of the Effects of Temperature-Dependent Electric Power Transmission Line Models on Estimation of Transfer Capabilities”,
*Proceedings of the 2012 NAUN WSEAS/NAUN International Conferences (NAUN 2012), Circuits, Systems and Signals*, Vouliagmeni Beach, Athens, Greece, March 7-9, 2012. - V. Cecchi, K. Miu, A. St. Leger, and C. Nwankpa, “Study of the Impacts of Ambient Temperature Variations along a Transmission Line Using Temperature-Dependent Line Models”,
*Proceedings of the 2011 IEEE Power & Energy Society General Meeting (PES 2011)*. Publication Year: 2011. - N. BouSaba, J. Conrad, C. Hargrove, V. Cecchi, “Keys to Success in the IEEE Hardware Competition”,
*Proceedings of the 2011 American Society for Engineering Education Annual Conference and Exposition (ASEE 2011)*, Vancouver, BC, Canada, June 26-29, 2011. - P. Schmidt, V. Cecchi, N. BouSaba, S. G. Teng, D. Hoch, S. Patterson, D. Sharer, “An Optimization Routine for Assigning Students to Capstone Project Groups”,
*Proceedings of the 2011 American Society for Engineering Education Annual Conference and Exposition (ASEE 2011)*, Vancouver, BC, Canada, June 26-29, 2011. - C. Schegan, V. Cecchi, X. Yang, K. Miu, “A Model Specific Simulation of Power Distribution Grids for Non-Destructive Testing of Network Reconfiguration Schemes”,
*SCS Grand Challenges in Modeling and Simulation Conference 2010*, Ottawa, Canada, July 11-14, 2010. - K. Miu, A. Deese, X. Yang, V. Cecchi, M. Kleinberg, C. Schegan, “Integrating distribution automation and control techniques into power system curriculum”,
*Proceedings of the 2009 IEEE Power & Energy Society General Meeting (PES 2009)*. Publication Year: 2009 , Page(s): 1 – 3 - V. Cecchi, A. St. Leger, K. Miu, and C. Nwankpa, “Loading Studies for Power Transmission Line Models in the Presence of Non-Fundamental Frequencies”,
*Proceedings of the 2007 Summer Computer Simulation Conference (SCSC 2007)*, San Diego, CA, July 15-18, 2007. - V. Cecchi, A. St. Leger, K. Miu, and C. Nwankpa, “Experimental Setup for Investigating Gamma Transmission Line Models in the Presence of Non-Fundamental Frequencies”,
*Proceedings of the 2007 IEEE Power Engineering Society General Meeting (PES 2007)*, Tampa, FL, June 24-28, 2007. - K. Miu, V. Cecchi, M. Tong, B. Kleinberg, and M. Kleinberg, “Adapting Existing Distribution Power Flow Experiments for Outreach Education”,
*Proceedings of the 2007 IEEE Power Engineering Society General Meeting (PES 2007)*, Tampa, FL, June 24-28, 2007. - V. Cecchi, M. Kleinberg, M. Tong, B. Kleinberg, and K. Miu, “Design of Power Engineering Outreach Experiments using Feedback from Non-Engineers and Grade 9-12 Students”,
*Proceeding of the 2007 American Society for Engineering Education Annual Conference and Exposition (ASEE 2007)*, Honolulu, HI, June 24-27, 2007. - V. Cecchi, X. Yang, K. Miu, and C. Nwankpa, “Instrumentation and Measurement of a Power Distribution System Laboratory for Network Reconfiguration Studies”,
*Proceedings of the 2006 IEEE Instrumentation and Measurement Technology Conference (IMTC 2006)*, Sorrento, Italy, April 24-27, 2006. - Yang, V. Cecchi, K. Miu, and C. Nwankpa, “Reconfigurable Distribution Automation and Control Laboratory: A Network Reconfiguration Experiment for Load Balancing and Loss Reduction in Power Distribution Systems”,
*Proceeding of the 2005 American Society for Engineering Education Annual Conference and Exposition (ASEE 2005)*, Portland, OR, June 12-15, 2005.