Publications

Articles

International Journal Articles: 34

2021

- Victor Pires and Armando Cordeiro and Daniel Foito and J. Fernando Silva, A Multilevel Converter Topology for a STATCOM System Based on Four-Leg Two-Level Inverters and Cascaded Scott Transformers2, article in IEEE Transactions on Power Delivery, to appear on 2021 [bibTex]
- Fernando Manuel Fontinha Camilo and Maria Eduarda Pedro and Rui Castro and Victor Pires, Multi-Conductor Line Models for Harmonic Load-Flow Calculations in LV Networks with High Penetration of PV Generation, article in IEEE Journal of Modern Power Systems and Clean Energy, to appear on 2021 [DOI Article link] [bibTex]
- João Barros and Luis Rocha and J. Fernando Silva, Backstepping Predictive Control of Hybrid Microgrids Interconnected by Neutral Point Clamped Converters, article in Electronics vol. 10 (5) pp. 1210, May. 2021, MDPI [DOI Article link] [bibTex]
- Alexandre Bento and Guilherme Paraíso and Pedro Costa and Zhang Lijun and Thomas Geury and Sónia Pinto and J. Fernando Silva, On the potential contributions of Matrix Converters for the future grid operation, sustainable transportation and electrical drives innovation, article in Applied Sciences, May. 2021, MDPI [DOI Article link] [bibTex]
- Fernando Manuel Fontinha Camilo and Rui Castro and Maria Eduarda Pedro and Victor Pires, Energy Management in Unbalanced Low Voltage Distribution Networks with Microgeneration and Storage by using a Multi-Objective Optimization Algorithm, article in Journal of Energy Storage vol. 33, Jan. 2021 [DOI Article link] [bibTex]

2020

- António Setas Lopes and Rui Castro and Carlos Santos Silva, Design of Water Pumped Storage Systems: A sensitivity and scenario analysis for island microgrids, article in Sustainable Energy Technologies and Assessments vol. 42, Dec. 2020 [DOI Article link] [bibTex]
- Gil Marques and Matteo F. Iacchetti and Sérgio M. A. Cruz, Minimum-Loss Control Strategy for a Dual-VSI DFIG DC System, article in IEEE Transactions on Industrial Electronics, to appear on 2020, IEEE [bibTex] [PDF]
- Thomas Geury and Sónia Pinto and Johan Gyselinck and Patrick Wheeler, Indirect Matrix Converter-based Grid-tied PV system for Smart Grids, article in Energies vol. 13 (20) pp. 19, Oct. 2020, MDPI [DOI Article link] [bibTex]
- Armando Cordeiro and Victor Pires and Daniel Foito and A. J. Pires and João Martins, Three-level quadratic boost DC-DC converter associated to a SRM drive for water pumping photovoltaic powered systems, article in Solar Energy vol. 209 pp. 42–56, Oct. 2020 [DOI Article link] [bibTex]
- Armando Cordeiro and José F. M. Manuel and Victor Pires, Performance of Synchronized Master-Slave Closed-Loop Control of AC Electric Drives using Real Time Motion over Ethernet (RTMoE), article in Mechatronics vol. 69 pp. 1-13, Aug. 2020 [DOI Article link] [bibTex]
- Victor Pires and A. J. Pires and Armando Cordeiro and Daniel Foito, A Review of the Power Converter Interfaces for Switched Reluctance Machines, article in Energies vol. 13 (13) pp. 1-34, Jul. 2020 [DOI Article link] [bibTex]
- Erhab Youssef and Pedro Costa and Sónia Pinto and Amr Amin and Adel A. El Samahy, Direct Power Control of a Single Stage Current Source Inverter Grid-Tied PV System, article in Energies vol. 13 (3165), Jun. 2020, MDPI [DOI Article link] [bibTex]
- Armando Cordeiro and Victor Pires, A Remote and On-Site Educational Tool to Improve the Learning Process of Electrical Power Distribution and Utilization Systems, article in IEEE Transactions on Power Systems vol. 35 (3) pp. 2144-2154, May. 2020 [DOI Article link] [bibTex]
- Victor Pires and Tito G. Amaral and Armando Cordeiro and Daniel Foito and A. J. Pires and João Martins, Fault-Tolerant SRM Drive with a Diagnosis Method Based on the Entropy Feature Approach, article in Applied Sciences vol. 10 (10) pp. 1-20, May. 2020 [DOI Article link] [bibTex]
- N. Vilhena and C. Roncero-Clemente and V. Delgado-Gomes and Victor Pires and João Martins, Energy router for SC: GC, SA and transition mode controls, article in IET Renewable Power Generation vol. 14 (5) pp. 914-924, Apr. 2020 [DOI Article link] [bibTex]
- Rui Nie and Hao Chen and Haiying Wang and Shuyan Zhao and Xing Wang and Victor Pires and João Martins and Yassen Gorbounov, High-precision non-linear modelling method for a switched reluctance linear machine by interpolation with using variant sigmoid function, article in IET Electric Power Applications vol. 14 (3) pp. 512-522, Mar. 2020 [DOI Article link] [bibTex]
- Victor Pires and Armando Cordeiro and Daniel Foito and A. J. Pires and João Martins and Hao Chen, A Multilevel Fault-Tolerant Power Converter for a Switched Reluctance Machine Drive, article in IEEE Access vol. 8 pp. 21917-21931, Jan. 2020 [DOI Article link] [bibTex]

2019

- 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 vol. 113 pp. 782-791, Dec. 2019 [DOI Article link] [bibTex]
- Victor Pires and Armando Cordeiro and Daniel Foito and J. Fernando Silva, A STATCOM Based on a Three-Phase, Triple Inverter Modular Topology for Multilevel Operation, article in IEEE Transactions on Power Delivery vol. 34 (5) pp. 1988-1997, Oct. 2019, Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers [DOI Article link] [bibTex]
- Victor Pires and Joaquim Monteiro and J. Fernando Silva, Integrated Battery Charger for Electric Vehicles Based on a Dual-Inverter Drive and a Three-Phase Current Rectifier, article in Electronics vol. 8 (11) pp. 1-17, Oct. 2019, MDPI [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]
- Mihai Sanduleac and Lucian Toma and Mircea Eremia and Irina Ciornei and Constantin Bulac and Ion Triștiu and Andreea Iantoc and João F. Martins and Victor Pires, On the Electrostatic Inertia in Microgrids with Inverter-Based Generation Only—An Analysis on Dynamic Stability, article in Energies vol. 12 (17) pp. 1-23, Sep. 2019, MDPI [DOI Article link] [bibTex]
- Victor Pires and Armando Cordeiro and Daniel Foito and J. Fernando Silva, High Step-up DC-DC Converter for Fuel Cell Vehicles Based on Merged Quadratic Boost-Ćuk, article in IEEE Transactions on Vehicular Technology vol. 68 (8) pp. 7521-7530, Aug. 2019, Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers [DOI Article link] [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 pp. 1-14, Aug. 2019, Elsevier Ltd [DOI Article link] [bibTex] [PDF]
- Victor Pires and Joaquim Monteiro and J. Fernando Silva, Dual 3-Phase Bridge Multilevel Inverters for AC drives with Voltage Sag Ride-Trough Capability, article in Energies vol. 12 (12) pp. 1-18, Jun. 2019, MDPI [DOI Article link] [bibTex]
- Fermín Barrero-González and Carlos Roncero-Clemente and María Isabel Milanés-Montero and Eva González-Romera and Enrique Romero-Cadaval and Oleksandr Husev and Victor Pires, Improvements on the Carrier-Based Control Method for a Three-Level T-Type, Quasi-Impedance-Source Inverter, article in Electronics vol. 8 (6) pp. 1-13, Jun. 2019, MDPI [DOI Article link] [bibTex]
- Iñaki Erazo-Damian and Judith M. Apsley and Roberto Perini and Matteo F. Iacchetti and Gil Marques, Stand-Alone DFIG FOC Sensitivity and Stability Under Mismatched Inductances, article in IEEE Transactionson Energy Conversion vol. 34 (2) pp. 860-869, Jun. 2019, IEEE [DOI Article link] [bibTex] [PDF]
- Paulo Gambôa and J. Fernando 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, Apr. 2019, Elsevier [DOI Article link] [bibTex]
- Tito G. Amaral and Victor Pires, Fault Detection in Trackers for PV Systems Based on a Pattern Recognition Approach, article in International Transactions on Electrical Energy Systems vol. 29 (3) pp. 1-15, Mar. 2019, Wiley [DOI Article link] [bibTex]
- Fermín Barrero-González and Victor Pires and José L. Sousa and João F. Martins and María Isabel Milanés-Montero and Eva González-Romera and Enrique Romero-Cadaval, Photovoltaic Power Converter Management in Unbalanced Low Voltage Networks with Ancillary Services Support, article in Energies vol. 12 (6), Mar. 2019, MDPI [DOI Article link] [bibTex]
- Gil Marques and M Iachhetti, DFIG Topologies for DC networks: a Review on Control and Design Features, article in IEEE Transactions on Power Electronics vol. 34 (2) pp. 1299- 1316, Feb. 2019, IEEE [bibTex] [PDF]
- Hiren Canacsinh and J. Fernando Silva and Luís Redondo, Dual Resonant Voltage Droop Compensation for Bipolar Solid-State Marx Generator Topologies, article in IEEE Transaction on Plasma Science vol. 47 pp. 1017-1023, Jan. 2019 [DOI Article link] [bibTex]
- Victor Pires and Daniel Foito and Armando Cordeiro, PV Power Conditioning System Using A Three-Phase Multilevel Pulse Width Modulation Inverter Employing Cascaded Scott Transformers, article in IET Power Electronics vol. 12 (1) pp. 102-111, Jan. 2019, The Institution of Engineering and Technology [DOI Article link] [bibTex]

International Conferences: 36

2021

- Victor Pires and Armando Cordeiro and J. Fernando Silva and Daniel Foito, Electric Vehicle Integrated Battery Charger for an AC drive with Open Windings, presented at IEEE PowerEng 2021, Oct. 2021 [bibTex]
- Victor Pires and Armando Cordeiro and J. Fernando Silva and Daniel Foito, Control of PV Distributed Systems Based on Three-Phase Triple Inverters to Support Grids with Unbalanced Loads, presented at IEEE EUROCON-2021, Sep. 2021 [bibTex]
- J. Fernando Silva and Victor Pires and Nuno F. Guerreiro, Interleaved Wide-bandgap Semiconductor-based Power Converters for Fuel Cell Powered Electric Vehicles, presented at IEEE PowerEng 2021, Sep. 2021 [bibTex]
- Pedro Lopes and Pedro Costa and Sónia Pinto, Wireless Power Transfer System For Electric Vehicle Charging, presented at YEF-ECE 2021 - 5th International Young Engineers Forum on Electrical and Computer Engineering, Jul. 2021 [bibTex]

2020

- Alexandre Bento and Ricardo Luís and Sónia Pinto and J. Fernando Silva, Open-end Winding Synchronous Reluctance Sensorless Drive based on Indirect Matrix Converter with Dual VSI Output, presented at 10th International Conference on Power Electronics, Machines and Drives (PEMD), Dec. 2020 [bibTex]
- André Pimenta and Pedro Costa and Guilherme Paraíso and Sónia Pinto and J. Fernando Silva, Active Voltage Regulation Transformer for AC Microgrids, presented at 9th International Power Electronics and Motion Control Conference (IPEMC2020-ECCE Asia), Nov. 2020 [DOI Article link] [bibTex]
- Armando Cordeiro and Victor Pires and Daniel Foito and Oleksandr Bondarenko, Fault-Tolerant Three-Phase Quasi-Switched Boost Inverter, presented at XI International Conference on Electrical Power Drive Systems (ICEPDS), Oct. 2020 [DOI Article link] [bibTex]
- Ievgen Verbytskyi and Oleksandr Bondarenko and Mykola Lukianov and Valery Zhuikov and Victor Pires, High Frequency Modular Electric Drive for Switched Reluctance Motor with Reduced Torque Ripple, presented at 6th IEEE International Energy Conference (ENERGYCON), Sep. 2020 [DOI Article link] [bibTex]
- Daniel Foito and Victor Pires and Armando Cordeiro and J. Fernando Silva, Sliding Mode Vector Control of Grid-Connected PV Multilevel Systems Based on Triple Three-Phase Two-Level Inverters, presented at International Conference on Renewable Energy Research and Applications (ICRERA), Sep. 2020 [DOI Article link] [bibTex]
- Victor Pires and Armando Cordeiro and Daniel Foito and A. J. Pires and João Martins, An 8/6 SRM Drive with a Multilevel Topology Based on a Cross-Switched Configuration, presented at 2020 IEEE 14th International Conference on Compatibility, Power Electronics and Power Engineering (CPE-POWERENG), Jul. 2020 [DOI Article link] [bibTex]
- Francisco Simões and Victor Pires and João Murta-Pina, Assessment of Using Superconducting Magnetic Energy Storage for Current Harmonic Compensation, presented at 2020 International Young Engineers Forum (YEF-ECE), Jul. 2020 [DOI Article link] [bibTex]
- Victor Pires and Daniel Foito and Natália Maria Madeira da Silva Rosa Marques dos Santos and Armando Cordeiro and C. Roncero-Clemente and J. Fernando Silva, Fault Tolerant Operation of Three-Phase 3 Level T-Type qZS Inverters using Sliding Mode Current Controllers, presented at 2020 IEEE 14th International Conference on Compatibility, Power Electronics and Power Engineering (CPE-POWERENG), Jul. 2020 [DOI Article link] [bibTex]
- Manuel Pina and Victor Pires, Grid-Connected PV System Using a T-Type qZS Inverter with an Integral Time Derivative Approach to Ensure MPP and Decoupled Current Control, presented at 2020 International Young Engineers Forum (YEF-ECE), Jul. 2020 [DOI Article link] [bibTex]
- Gil Marques and Matteo F Iacchetti and Sérgio Cruz, Stability Study of a minimum-Loss Strategy Controlled Dual-VSI DFIG DC System, presented at 14th International Conference on Compatibility, Power Electronics and Power Engineering (CPE-POWERENG), Jul. 2020 [bibTex]
- Armando Cordeiro and Victor Pires and Daniel Foito, Three-Level NPC Dual-Buck Inverter Designed to Safety-Critical Applications, presented at 2020 IEEE 14th International Conference on Compatibility, Power Electronics and Power Engineering (CPE-POWERENG), Jul. 2020 [DOI Article link] [bibTex]

2019

- Hiren Canacsinh and Luís Redondo and J. Fernando Silva, Solid-State Bipolar Marx Modulators and Generation of Complementary Pulses Recovering the Energy of the Magnetizing Inductances, presented at 45th Annual Conference of the Industrial Electronics Society, Lisbon - Portugal, October 14-17, 2019, Dec. 2019 [DOI Article link] [bibTex]
- Victor Pires and Joaquim Monteiro and J. Fernando Silva, A Grid-Connected PV Multilevel Cascaded Inverter System Based on Single and Three-Phase Two-Level Inverters, presented at International Conference on Renewable Energy Research and Applications (ICRERA), Nov. 2019 [DOI Article link] [bibTex]
- Tito G. Amaral and Victor Pires and Armando Cordeiro and Daniel Foito, A Skewness Based Method for Diagnosis in Quasi-Z T-Type Grid-Connected Converters, presented at International Conference on Renewable Energy Research and Applications (ICRERA), Nov. 2019 [DOI Article link] [bibTex]
- Daniel Foito and Armando Cordeiro and Tito G. Amaral and Victor Pires, A Water Pumping Photovoltaic Powered System Based on a DC-DC Converter with Dual Output and Extended Voltage Gain, presented at International Conference on Renewable Energy Research and Applications (ICRERA), Nov. 2019 [DOI Article link] [bibTex]
- Armando Cordeiro and Miguel Cabral Ferreira Chaves and Hiren Canacsinh and Ricardo Luís and Victor Pires and Daniel Foito and A. J. Pires and João Martins, Hybrid Sepic-Ćuk DC-DC Converter Associated to a SRM Drive for a Solar PV Powered Water Pumping System, presented at International Conference on Renewable Energy Research and Applications (ICRERA), Nov. 2019 [DOI Article link] [bibTex]
- Joaquim Monteiro and Victor Pires and J. Fernando Silva, A Model Predictive Control for the T-Type qZS Inverter with Capacitor Imbalance Compensation, presented at 45th Annual Conference of the IEEE Industrial Electronics Society (IECON 2019), Oct. 2019 [DOI Article link] [bibTex]
- Alexandre Bento and Ricardo Luís and Sónia Pinto and J. Fernando 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, Oct. 2019 [DOI Article link] [bibTex]
- Pedro Peres and Victor Pires and João F. Martins, A novel split-winding fault-tolerant approach for a Switched Reluctance Motor, presented at 45th Annual Conference of the IEEE Industrial Electronics Society (IECON 2019), Oct. 2019 [DOI Article link] [bibTex]
- Pedro Costa and J. Fernando Silva and Sónia Pinto, 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, Oct. 2019 [DOI Article link] [bibTex]
- Armando Cordeiro and Victor Pires and J. Fernando Silva, Fault-Tolerant Design of Three-phase Dual-Buck VSI Topologies, presented at 45th Annual Conference of the IEEE Industrial Electronics Society (IECON 2019), Oct. 2019 [DOI Article link] [bibTex]
- Gil Marques and Matteo F. Iacchetti, Minimum loss conditions in a salient-pole wound-field synchronous machine drive, presented at IECON 2019-45th Annual Conference of the IEEE Industrial Electronics Society, Oct. 2019 [bibTex]
- Guilherme Paraíso and Sónia Pinto and J. Fernando 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, Oct. 2019 [DOI Article link] [bibTex]
- Erhab Youssef and Sónia Pinto and Amr Amin and Adel el Samahy, Multi-Terminal Matrix Converters as Enablers for Compact Battery Management Systems, presented at 45th Annual Conference of the IEEE Industrial Electronics Society - IECON 2019, Oct. 2019 [DOI Article link] [bibTex]
- Victor Pires and Daniel Foito and A. J. Pires and Armando Cordeiro and João Martins and Hao Chen, Multilevel Converter Fed SRM Drive for Single Stage PV Array Based Water Pumping, presented at 45th Annual Conference of the IEEE Industrial Electronics Society (IECON 2019), Oct. 2019 [DOI Article link] [bibTex]
- Miguel Cabral Ferreira Chaves and Ricardo Luís and P.M. Fonte and P. Almeida and R. Pereira, Powertrain Test Bench System, presented at 2019 Electric Vehicles International Conference (EV), Oct. 2019 [DOI Article link] [bibTex]
- Pedro Costa and J. Fernando 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]
- Natália Maria Madeira da Silva Rosa Marques dos Santos and Victor Pires and J. Fernando Silva, The HVDC Dual Transmission System Under DC Short-Circuit Faults, presented at 28th IEEE International Symposium on Electronics (ISIE), Jun. 2019 [DOI Article link] [bibTex]
- Celso Pestana and Hiren Canacsinh and Miguel Cabral Ferreira Chaves and Paulo Gambôa and Armando Cordeiro and Ricardo Luís and Ana Martins and Luis Rocha and Fernando Ganhão Pereira and J. Fernando Silva and Nuno Santos, Novel Design of the Converter for an Active UPS Application Based on Marx Modulator Concept with Supercapacitors, May. 2019 [DOI Article link] [bibTex]
- Victor Pires and Armando Cordeiro and Daniel Foito and J. Fernando Silva, A Three-Phase On-Board Integrated Battery Charger for EVs with Six-Phase Machine and Nine Switch Converter, presented at 13th International Conference on Compatibility, Power Electronics and Power Engineering (CPE-POWERENG), Apr. 2019 [DOI Article link] [bibTex]
- Victor Pires and Armando Cordeiro and C. Roncero-Clemente and João Martins, Control Strategy for a Four-Wire T-Type qZSI based PV System to Support Grids with Unbalanced Non-Linear Loads, presented at 13th International Conference on Compatibility, Power Electronics and Power Engineering (CPE-POWERENG), Apr. 2019 [DOI Article link] [bibTex]
- Armando Cordeiro and Victor Pires and A. J. Pires and João Martins and Hao Chen, Fault-Tolerant Voltage-Source-Inverters for Switched Reluctance Motor Drives, presented at 13th International Conference on Compatibility, Power Electronics and Power Engineering (CPE-POWERENG), Apr. 2019 [DOI Article link] [bibTex]

National Conferences: 3

2019

- Guilherme Paraíso and Sónia Pinto and J. Fernando 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 J. Fernando 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 J. Fernando 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

2020

- Erhab Youssef advised by Sónia Pinto and Amr Abdel Haliem Amin, Optimal Performance of FACTS to Enhance the Power Quality of Electrical Grid Embedded with Renewable Energy Resources, PhD Thesis at Helwan University, Instituto Superior Tecnico, Universidade de Lisboa, Dec. 2020 [bibTex]

as Editors

Other Publications: 2

2020

- Ana Alexandra Antunes Figueiredo Martins and Francisco Alexandre Ganho da Silva Reis and Hiren Canacsinh and João Lagarto and Margarida G. M. S. Cardoso, editors, Projeto de IDI&CA - "Previsão de carga elétrica de curto prazo”, Dec. 2020 [bibTex]

2019

- Armando Cordeiro and Miguel Cabral Ferreira Chaves and Hiren Canacsinh and Ricardo Luís and João Francisco Alves Martins and Victor Pires, editors, Projeto de I&D 4ª Edição do concurso IDI&CA - Novas Topologias e Métodos de Controlo para Motores de Relutância Comutados", Dec. 2019 [bibTex]

Technologies

Laboratory Prototypes: 1

2019

- Hiren Canacsinh, UPS Interativa Trifásica com Conversor de Potência AC/DC do tipo do Gerador de Marx Bipolar com Semicondutores de Potência e Supercondensadores, Deliverable, Dec. 2019 [bibTex]

National Patents: 1

2020