Paper Forum

Information and Communication Technology (ICT) for Smart Grids


Chair: Thomas Luckenbach

Fraunhofer FOKUS, Germany

Co-Chair: Luis Ochoa

University of Manchester, UK



ZigBee Wireless Area Network for Home Automation and Energy Management: Field Trials and Installation Approaches

N. C. Batista (University of Beira Interior, Portugal), R. Melício (University of Beira Interior, Portugal), J. C. O. Matias (University of Beira Interior, Portugal), and J. P. S. Catalão (University of Beira Interior, Portugal)


Device-to-Device Communication for Smart Grid Devices

Simon Fey (HS Offenburg University of Applied Sciences, Germany), Pascal Benoit (Fraunhofer ISE, Germany), Gregor Rohbogner (Fraunhofer ISE, Germany), Andreas H. Christ (HS Offenburg University of Applied Sciences, Germany), Christof Wittwer (Fraunhofer ISE, Germany)


The Power of Data: Data Analytics for M2M and Smart Grid

Zhong Fan (Toshiba, UK), Qipeng Chen (University of Bristol, UK), Georgios Kalogridis (Toshiba, UK), Siok Tan (Toshiba, UK), and Dritan Kaleshi (University of Bristol, UK)


Communication-control Concept in Distribution Network With Dispersed Energy Resources

Jure Močnik (RC eNeM, Slovenia), and Andrej Žemva (University of Ljubljana, Slovenia)


Dynamic Communications Control for μGrid Agents

Jeff Frolik (University of Vermont, USA), Anthony L. Lentine (Sandia National Laboratories, USA), Andrew Seier (University of Vermont, USA), and Chris Palombini (University of Vermont, USA)


Hybrid Simulation of Power Systems and ICT for Real-time Applications

Sven C. Müller (TU Dortmund, Germany), Hanno Georg (TU Dortmund, Germany), Christian Rehtanz (TU Dortmund, Germany), and Christian Wietfeld (TU Dortmund, Germany)


Communication Interface Requirements During Critical Situations in a Smart Grid

Ines Hauer (Otto-von-Guericke University Magdeburg, Germany), André Naumann (Otto-von-Guericke University Magdeburg, Germany), Martin Stötzer (Otto-von-Guericke University Magdeburg, Germany), and Zbigniew A. Styczynski (Otto-von-Guericke University Magdeburg, Germany)


A Critical Comparison of Approaches to Resource Name Management Within the IEC Common Information Model

Nigel Hargreaves (Brunel University, UK), Stefan Pantea (National Grid, UK), Gareth Taylor (Brunel University, UK), and Malcolm Irving (Brunel University, UK)


Algorithmic Approach to Data Model Versioning

Izudin Džafić (Siemens, Germany) and Nenad Leček (Siemens, Germany)


Infrastructure for Collaborating Data-Researchers in a Smart Grid Pilot

Wouter Labeeuw (KU Leuven, Belgium), Sven Claessens (VITO, Belgium), Kevin Mets (Ghent University, Belgium), Chris Develder (Ghent University, Belgium), and Geert Deconinck (KU Leuven, Belgium)


WiMAX for Smart Grid Last-Mile Communications: TOS Traffic Mapping and Performance Assessment

Felipe Gómez-Cuba (Gradiant, Spain), Rafael Asorey-Cacheda (Universidade de Vigo, Spain), and Francisco J. González-Castaño (Universidade de Vigo, Spain)


A Comparison of Web Service Technologies for Smart Meter Data Exchange

Markus Jung (Vienna University of Technology, Austria), Wolfgang Kastner (Vienna University of Technology, Austria), Georg Kienesberger (Vienna University of Technology, Austria), and Manuel Leithner (SBA, Austria)


Object Oriented Topology Tracing for Large Scale Three Phase Distribution Networks

Izudin Džafić (Siemens, Germany), Sylwia Henselmeyer (Siemens, Germany), Nenad Leček (Siemens, Germany), Thomas Schwietzke (Siemens, Germany), and Dino Ablakovic (Siemens, Germany)


High Performance Computing Platform for Advanced Distributed Network Operations

David Wallom (University of Oxford, UK), Stefano Salvini (University of Oxford, UK), and Piotr Lopatka (University of Oxford, UK)