Publications

Books

Book Chapters: 2

2018

- José Silva and Sónia Pinto, Linear and Nonlinear Control of Switching Power Converters, chapter of Power Electronics Handbook, Jan. 2018, Elsevier [bibTex]
- José Silva and Luis Redondo and W C Dillard, Solid-State Pulsed Power Modulators and Capacitor Charging Applications, chapter of Power Electronics Handbook (Fourth Edition), Jan. 2018, Elsevier [bibTex]

Articles

International Journal Articles: 17

2019

- Victor Pires and Armando Cordeiro and Daniel Foito and José Silva, A STATCOM Based on a Three-Phase, Triple Inverter Modular Topology for Multilevel Operation, article in IEEE Transactions on Power Delivery, to appear on 2019, Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers [bibTex]
- Victor Pires and Joaquim Monteiro and José Silva, Dual 3-Phase Bridge Multilevel Inverters for AC drives with Voltage Sag Ride-Trough Capability, article in Energies, to appear on 2019 [bibTex]
- Victor Pires and Armando Cordeiro and Daniel Foito and José Silva, High Step-up DC-DC Converter for Fuel Cell Vehicles Based on Merged Quadratic Boost Ćuk, article in IEEE Transactions on Vehicular Technology, to appear on 2019, Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers [bibTex]
- Paulo Gambôa and José Silva and Sónia Pinto and Elmano Margato, Input-Output Linearization and PI Controllers for AC-AC Matrix Converter based Dynamic Voltage Restorers with Flywheel Energy Storage: a comparison, article in Electric Power Systems Research, to appear on 2019, Elsevier [bibTex]
- Victor Pires and António Vieira Pombo and João Miguel Lourenço, Multi-objective optimization with post-pareto optimality analysis for the integration of storage systems with reactive-power compensation in distribution networks, article in Journal of Energy Storage vol. 24, to appear on 2019, Elsevier Ltd [DOI Article link] [bibTex] [PDF]
- 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, to appear on 2019 [DOI Article link] [bibTex]
- Hugo Morais and Tiago Abreu and Tiago Soares and Leonel Carvalho and Tiago Simão and Miguel Louro, Reactive Power Management considering Stochastic Optimization under the Portuguese reactive power policy applied to DER in distribution networks, article in Energies vol. 12 (21) pp. 4028, Oct. 2019, MDPI [Article] [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]

2018

- Elena Baikova and Luis Romba and Stanimir Valtchev and Rui Melicio and Victor Pires and A. Krusteva and G. Gigov, Electromagnetic Field Generated by a Wireless Energy Transfer System: Comparison of Simulation to Measurement, article in Journal of Electromagnetic Waves and Applications vol. 32 pp. 554-571, to appear on 2018, Taylor & Francis [DOI Article link] [bibTex]
- Mihai Sanduleac and João Martins and Irina Ciornei and Mihaela Albu and Lucian Toma and Victor Pires and Lenos Hadjidemetriou and Rooktabir Sauba, Resilient and Immune by Design Microgrids Using Solid State Transformers, article in Energies vol. 11 (12) pp. 1-19, Dec. 2018 [DOI Article link] [bibTex]
- Victor Pires and Armando Cordeiro and Daniel Foito and José Silva, Three-phase Multilevel Inverter for Grid-Connected Distributed Photovoltaic Systems Based in Three Three-Phase Two-Level Inverters, article in Solar Energy vol. 174 pp. 1026-1034, Nov. 2018, Elsevier Ltd [DOI Article link] [bibTex]
- Victor Pires and Rui Lopes and Dulce Costa, Integration of Storage Systems in Distribution Networks Through Multiobjective Optimization, article in Electrical Engineering vol. 100 (3), Sep. 2018, Springer Verlag [DOI Article link] [bibTex]
- Armando Cordeiro and Victor Pires and Daniel Foito, Combining Local and Remote Laboratories for the Interactive Learning of Industrial Automation, article in Computer Applications in Engineering Education vol. 26 (3) pp. 675-687, May. 2018, John Wiley & Sons Inc. [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]
- Aleksandra Baczyńska and Waldemar Niewiadomski and Ana Gonçalves and Paulo Almeida and Ricardo Luís, Li-NMC Batteries Model Evaluation with Experimental Data for Electric Vehicle Application, article in MDPI Batteries vol. 4 (1) pp. 11, Feb. 2018 [Article] [DOI Article link] [bibTex]
- Victor Pires and Daniel Foito and Armando Cordeiro, A DC–DC Converter With Quadratic Gain and Bidirectional Capability for Batteries/Supercapacitors, article in IEEE Transactions on Industry Applications vol. 54 (1) pp. 274-285, Jan. 2018, Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers [DOI Article link] [bibTex]

International Conferences: 20

2019

- Hugo Morais and Paul Javal and Wim van Ackooij and Sophie Demassey and Welington de Oliveira, A bundle method for DC-constrained optimization problems, presented at French-German-Swiss Conference on Optimization 2019, Sep. 2019 [bibTex]
- Alexandre Bento and Ricardo Luís and Sónia Pinto and José Silva, A Novel Multilevel T-Type Indirect Matrix Converter for Three-phase Open-end AC Loads, presented at 45th Annual Conference of the IEEE Industrial Electronics Society - IECON 2019, Sep. 2019 [bibTex]
- Guilherme Paraíso and Sónia Pinto and José Silva, Modelling and nonlinear control of Dual-Active Bridge converters for DC microgrids, presented at 45th Annual Conference of the IEEE Industrial Electronics Society - IECON 2019, Sep. 2019 [bibTex]
- Pedro Costa and José Silva, Experimental evaluation of SiC MOSFET and GaN HEMT losses in inverter operation, presented at 45th Annual Conference of the IEEE Industrial Electronics Society - IECON 2019, Jul. 2019 [bibTex]

2018

- Victor Pires and Armando Cordeiro and Armando Pires and João Martins and Hao Chen, A Multilevel Topology Based on the T-Type Converter for SRM Drives, presented at 16th Biennial Baltic Electronics Conference (BEC2018), Oct. 2018 [DOI Article link] [bibTex]
- Victor Pires and Armando Pires and João Martins and Hao Chen, A quasi-Z-source Converter to Feed a Switched Reluctance Drive with Multilevel Voltages, presented at 44th Annual Conference of the IEEE Industrial Electronics Society (IECON 2018), Oct. 2018 [DOI Article link] [bibTex]
- Victor Pires and Daniel Foito and Armando Cordeiro and José Silva, A Single-Switch DC/DC Buck-Boost Converter With Extended Output Voltage, presented at International Conference on Renewable Energy Research and Applications (ICRERA), Oct. 2018 [DOI Article link] [bibTex]
- Victor Pires and Armando Cordeiro and Daniel Foito and José Silva, Control of Bidirectional Quadratic DC-DC Converters for Storage Support of DC Power Grids, presented at International Conference on Renewable Energy Research and Applications (ICRERA), Oct. 2018 [DOI Article link] [bibTex]
- Victor Pires and Armando Cordeiro and José Silva, Dual Inverter with a Floating Bridge Controlled by a Vectorial Voltage Modulator, presented at 16th Biennial Baltic Electronics Conference (BEC2018), Oct. 2018 [DOI Article link] [bibTex]
- Tito Amaral and Victor Pires and Armando Pires and João Martins and Hao Chen, Power Transistor Fault Diagnosis in SRM Drives Based on Indexes of Symmetry, presented at 16th Biennial Baltic Electronics Conference (BEC2018), Oct. 2018 [DOI Article link] [bibTex]
- Pedro Fonte and Pedro Santos and Ricardo Luís, Improvement of DC Microgrid Voltage Regulation Based on Bidirectional Intelligent Charging Systems, presented at 2018 15th International Conference on the European Energy Market (EEM), Jun. 2018 [DOI Article link] [bibTex]
- João Martins and Carlos Silva and Victor Pires and Armando Pires, Laboratory Setup for Induction Motor Fault Detection Teaching, presented at 27th International Symposium on Industrial Electronics (ISIE), Jun. 2018 [DOI Article link] [bibTex]
- 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]
- Rodrigo Nunes and Sónia Pinto, Assessment of a Power Electronic Conversion System for a Self-Consumption PV Unit, presented at 2nd International Young Engineers Forum on Electrical and Computer Engineering, May. 2018 [bibTex]
- Yasin Ahmad and Sónia Pinto, Cascade Multilevel STATCOM as a Solution to Improve the Voltage Profile of a Power Grid, presented at 2nd International Young Engineers Forum on Electrical and Computer Engineering, May. 2018 [bibTex]
- Guilherme Paraíso and José Silva and Sónia Pinto, Control strategies for low voltage DC residencial grids with constant power loads, presented at 2nd International Young Engineers Forum on Electrical and Computer Engineering, May. 2018 [bibTex]
- Eduardo F. Ferreira and João Barros, Faults Monitoring System in the Electric Power Grid of Medium Voltage, presented at 8th International Conference on Sustainable Energy Information Technology (SEIT 2018), May. 2018 [DOI Article link] [bibTex]
- Alexandre Bento and José Silva and Ricardo Luís, LCL filter design for a grid connected telecom station AC-DC converter using SiC devices, presented at Young Engineers Forum (YEF-ECE), May. 2018 [bibTex]
- Carlos Roncero-Clemente and Victor Pires and João Martins and Oleksandr Husev and Nuno Vilhena and Enrique Romero-Cadaval, Efficiency and Loss Distribution Analysis of the 3LActive NPC qZS Inverter, presented at 12th International Conference on Compatibility, Power Electronics and Power Engineering (CPE-POWERENG), Apr. 2018 [DOI Article link] [bibTex]
- Oleksandr Husev and Elena Makovenko and Dmitri Vinnikov and Carlos Roncero-Clemente and Enrique Romero-Cadaval and Tanel Jalakas and João Martins and Vasco Gomes and Victor Pires, Single-Phase qZS-based PV Inverter with Storage Integration for Distributed Energy Generation, presented at 12th International Conference on Compatibility, Power Electronics and Power Engineering (CPE-POWERENG), Apr. 2018 [DOI Article link] [bibTex]

National Conferences: 3

2019

- Guilherme Paraíso and Sónia Pinto and José Silva, Design of a Non-linear Controller for Low Voltage DC Residential Grids, presented at Ciência 2019 - Encontro com a Ciência e Tecnologia em Portugal, Jul. 2019 [bibTex]
- Alexandre Bento and Ricardo Luís and Sónia Pinto and José Silva, Multilevel T-Type Indirect Matrix Converter for Open-end Winding Load, presented at Ciência 2019 - Encontro com a Ciência e Tecnologia em Portugal, Jul. 2019 [bibTex]
- Pedro Costa and José Silva and Sónia Pinto, Wideband Gap Semiconductors Inverter Losses, an Experimental Approach, presented at Ciência 2019 - Encontro com a Ciência e Tecnologia em Portugal, Jul. 2019 [bibTex]

Dissertations

PhD Theses: 1

2019

- Elena Nikolaevna Baikova advised by Stanimir Stoyanov Valtchev and Victor Pires, Transferência de Energia sem Contacto: Estudo das Emissões dо Campo Elétrico, PhD Thesis at Faculdade de Ciências e Tecnologia, Universidade Nova de Lisboa, Mar. 2019 [bibTex] [PDF]

MSc Theses: 15

2019

- Miguel Poiret de Mendonça e de Saldanha Vieira advised by Sónia Pinto, Design and assessment of MMC-HVDC system, MSc Thesis at IST, Universidade de Lisboa, Nov. 2019 [bibTex]
- Francisco Miguel Martins Machado advised by Sónia Pinto, Solução Mitigadora de Cavas de Tensão numa Instalação Industrial, MSc Thesis at Instituto Superior Técnico, Universidade de Lisboa, Jun. 2019 [bibTex]
- Pedro Manuel Escaleira Marques da Fonte advised by Sónia Pinto, Assessment of Fault Ride Through Capability of Wind Generation System with a Doubly-Fed Induction Generator, MSc Thesis at IST, Universidade de Lisboa, May. 2019 [bibTex]

2018

- Fábio Rodrigues da Silva advised by João Murta Pina and Victor Pires, Estudo de Sistemas Pump as Turbine para Recuperação de Energia Utilizando Máquinas de Indução, MSc Thesis at Faculdade de Ciências e Tecnologia, Universidade Nova de Lisboa, Dec. 2018 [bibTex]
- Guilherme Paraíso advised by Sónia Pinto and José Silva, Design of Control Strategies for Low Voltage DC Residential Grids, MSc Thesis at Instituto Superior Técnico, Universidade de Lisboa, Nov. 2018 [bibTex]
- Rodrigo Miguel Marques Nunes advised by Sónia Pinto, Dimensionamento e construção de protótipo de conversor eletrónico de potência para aplicação em sistemas fotovoltaicos, MSc Thesis, Nov. 2018 [bibTex]
- Gonçalo José Afonso Alves Pinto advised by José Silva, Disjuntor Rapido Auxiliado por Semicondutores, MSc Thesis at UL, Nov. 2018 [bibTex]
- João Duarte advised by Sónia Pinto, Emulador de Inércia Virtual para Sistemas de Geração Distribuída, MSc Thesis, Nov. 2018 [bibTex]
- Artur Goulart Sousa advised by Sónia Pinto, Ilha Sustentável, MSc Thesis at Instituto Superior Técnico, Universidade de Lisboa, Nov. 2018 [bibTex]
- Rita Isabel Cordeiro Tavares advised by José Silva, Regulacao tensao-frequencia em redes fracas com produçao distribuida e armazenamento de energia, MSc Thesis at UL, Nov. 2018 [bibTex]
- Ana Duarte Albuquerque advised by Sónia Pinto, Sistema fotovoltaico com conversor eletrónico multi-terminal, MSc Thesis at Instituto Superior Técnico, Universidade de Lisboa, Nov. 2018 [bibTex]
- Pedro Costa advised by José Silva, Compact Three-Phase SiC Inverter for the IST Formula Student Prototype, MSc Thesis at UL, Sep. 2018 [bibTex]
- Frederico Lourenço advised by José Silva, Maximum Power Point Tracking in Photovoltaic Systems with Partial PV Shadowing, MSc Thesis at UL, Sep. 2018 [bibTex]
- Gonçalo José dos Santos Pereira Milheiro advised by Sónia Pinto and José Silva, Transformador modular de alta frequência para aplicação em sistemas de energia, MSc Thesis at IST, Universidade de Lisboa, May. 2018 [bibTex]
- Pedro António Abreu Correia advised by João Barros, Avaliação do desempenho de um carro elétrico com máquina DC e máquina AC, MSc Thesis at Universidade da Madeira, Mar. 2018 [bibTex]