News & Events

  • INCITE Complex Energy-Systems invited sessions at CDC2018
        INCITE will be present at 57th IEEE Conference on Decision and Control (CDC 2018) that will take place in Miami Beach, FL, USA, December 17-19, 2018 with an invited session on "Complex Energy-Systems" on Tuesday 18th.    ...
  • INCITE will be at MEDPOWER 2018
    Adedotun J. Agbemuko will be at the 11th Mediterranean Conference on Power Generation, Transmission, Distribution and Energy Conversion (MEDPOWER 2018), that will take place in Dubrovnik (Croatia), 12-15 November 2018. On November 14th, Adedotun will present his work "Impedance-Based Modelling...
  • INCITE will be at BSO2018
    INCITE will be at Building Simulation and Optimization 2018 (BSO2018), where Jaume Salom will present the work "Environmental and economic impact of demand response strategies for energy flexible buildings" by Thibault Péan, Jaume Salom and Joana Ortiz in Session 3B:...
  • Best Paper Award at IFAC CPES2018 for Adedotun Agbemuko
    Adedotun J. Agbemuko has won the Best Paper Award at the IFAC CPES2018 Conference in Tokyo for his work "An integrated approach to understanding the impact of network resonances and control on dynamic responses in VSC-HVDC networks". Good jod Ade!!...
  • INCITE will be at IFAC CPES 2018
    Adedotun J. Agbemuko will be at IFAC 10th Symposium on Control of Power and Energy Systems (CPES 2018) that will take place in Tokyo (JP), 4-6 September 2018. On wednesday September 5th, Adedotun will present his work "An integrated approach...
  • INCITE was at IEEE PESGM 2018
    Adedotun J. Agbemuko and Shantanu Chakraborty were at the 2018 IEEE Power & Energy Society General Meeting, that took place 5-9 August in Portland, OR USA. Adedotun presented his work "Impedance-based modelling of a hybrid AC/DC Grid with Z-bus Approach"...
  • INCITE is at SGE 2018
    Nikolaos Sapountzoglou will be presenting his work at the 3ème Symposium de Génie Electrique that takes place in Nancy (France), 3-5 July 2018. Nikolaos will present his work "Fault detection through monitoring of the AC variables in Grid Connected PV...
  • INCITE took part at PubhD Porto
    Konstantinos Kotsalos and Nikolaos Sapountzoglou took part in the PubhD event that took place at Pinguim Café in Porto on June 28th....
  • INCITE is at PowerWeb Conference 2018
    Shantanu Chakraborty will present a poster about his research during the PowerWeb Conference 2018 - Integrated Energy Systems, that will take place 20 June at TU Science Center, Delft (NL)...
  • INCITE is at Torque2018
    Sara Siniscalchi Minna is at Torque 2018 (The Science of Making Torque from Wind), that takes place in Milano (Italy), 20-22 June 2018. Sara will present her work "A multi-objective predictive control strategy for enhancing primary frequency support with wind...
  • INCITE will be at EEEIC
    Camilo Orozco will be at the 18th IEEE EEEIC Conference (18th International Conference on Environmental and Electrical Engineering), that will take place in Palermo (Italy), 12-15 June 2018. Camilo will present his work "Comparison between multistage stochastic optimization programming and...
  • INCITE will be at PSCC 2018
    Miguel Picallo will be at PSCC 2018 (XX Power Systems Computation Conference), that will take place in Dublin (Ireland), 11-15 June 2018. Miguel will present his work "A two-step distribution system state estimator with grid constraints and mixed measurements" during...
  • INCITE will be at CIRED
    Konstantinos Kotsalos and Nuno Silva will be at CIRED (Workshop 2018 on microgrids and local energy communities), that will take place in Ljubljana (Slovenia), 7-8 June 2018. Konstantinos will present his work "Scheduling of operation in Low Voltage distribution networks...
  • 2nd INCITE Summer School program announced
    The program for the 2nd INCITE Summer School and 4th INCITE workshop, which will take place at TU Delft (Delft, The Netherlands) can be found here....
  • INCITE was at eSims 2018
    Thibault Péan was at eSims 2018 in Montreal (Canada), 9-10 May 2018, where he presented his work "Representation of daily profiles of building energy flexibility" within the Energy Flexibility session....
  • Workshop “Forecasting day-ahead electricity prices”
    On April 24th, Jesus Lago Garcia and Fjo De Ridder organized a workshop on "Forecasting day-ahead electricity prices" to present their latest work on forecasting to industries, looking forward to new collaborations and synergies. Five Belgian companies and a Danish...
  • IRPWind Workshop on HVDC technologies and integration
    Adedotun Agbemuko and Jose Luis Domínguez will participate in the IRPWind Workshop on "HVDC technologies and integration" that will take place at IREC in Barcelona on Friday 27th April. Preliminary agenda: 9:30-10:00 Registration 10:00-10:15: Welcome & Project HDMMC presentation (IREC...
  • Award for Jesus Lago for TOP3 at RTE forecasting competition
    Last week Jesus Lago Garcia received, in Paris, the award for his TOP3 in the forecasting competition organised by RTE France. Congratulations Jesus! Good job!...
  • New Energy Technologies MOOC 2018
    Nikolaos Sapountzoglou, ESR at Université Grenoble Alpes, will participate as part of the Educational Team of Grenoble INP - Ense3, in the 3rd edition of the MOOC New Energy Technologies of Grenoble Ecole de Management hosted in the FutureLearn platform....
  • Workshop Energy Flexibility in Buildings
    What: Workshop "Energy flexibility in buildings: a key asset in the future energy system" When: Monday, March 26th Where: Palau Robert (Barcelona) Join us at the Workshop on Energy flexibility in buildings that will take place next Monday at Palau...
  • Blockchain and Energy seminar at IREC
    IREC seminar co-organized by INCITE: Blockchain and Energy By Oriol Pujoldevall (Grid Singularity, Berlin, DE) When: Tuesday February 22nd 2018, 11h Where: Sala d'Actes, IREC...
  • Jesus Lago TOP3 at RTE forecasting challenge
    Jesus Lago made it in the TOP3 for the "Probability Forecasting" and the TOP5 for the "Point forecasting" in the RTE Electricity Demand Forecasting. Good job Jesus!!...
  • INCITE is taking part in RTE’s forecasting challenge
    Jesus Lago is taking part in the "Challenge for winter electricity demand forecast" organized by RTE France. The aim of the challenge is to make a short-term electricity demand forecast in France during the winter period. The challenge has two...
  • INCITE will be at COBEE2018
    Thibault Péan will be at COBEE2018 (4th International Conference On Building Energy & Environment), that will take place in Melbourne (Australia), 5-9 February 2018. Thibault will present his work "Performance of a gas boiler under dynamic operation conditions: experimental studies...
  • INCITE is at Winterschool on Energy Systems
    Adedotun J. Agbemuko, Jesus Lago Garcia and Hazem Abdelghany are at the YEQT XI Winterschool on Energy Systems, that takes place 11-15 December in Eindhoven (NL). Don't hesistate to contact them to get more information about INCITE!...
  • NEW INCITE Publication
    New INCITE publication in Applied Energy: "Forecasting day-ahead electricity prices in Europe: The importance ofconsidering market integration" by Jesus Lago, Fjo De Ridder, Peter Vrancx and Bart de Schutter Download it for free during the next 50 days here...
  • Best Poster Award at WindEurope 2017 for Sara Siniscalchi Minna
      Sara Siniscalchi Minna has won the Best Poster Award at WindEurope2017 with her poster PO.061 "A wind farm operational strategy for primary frequency support optimization". Well done, Sara!! Her PhD research deals with "Distributed control strategies for wind farms...
  • INCITE is at WindEurope 2017
    Sara Siniscalchi Minna is at WindEurope Conference & Exhibition 2017, that takes place 28-30 November 2017 in Amsterdam (NL). She is presenting her research in PO.061 "A wind farm operational strategy for primary frequency support optimization" Don't hesistate to contact...
  • INCITE will be at FLEXCON 2017
    Hazem Abdelghany will be at FLEXCON 2017, that will take place 20-21 November in Amsterdam (The Netherlands). Don't hesitate to contact him to get more information about INCITE!...
  • INCITE will be at 16th Wind Integration Workshop
    Adedotun J. Agbemuko will be at 16th Wind Integration Workshop, that will take place 25-27 October in Berlin (Germany). On Wednesday October 25th, Adedotun will present his research "Harmonic Stability and Interactions in Meshed VSC-HVDC Dominated Power Systems" within Session...
  • INCITE will participate at Researcher’s Night in Porto
    Konstantinos Kotsalos is one of the participants of the Science Slam organized by PubhD Porto as part of the European Researchers' Night. If you happen to be in Porto on September 29th, go cheer for him and learn a bit...
  • INCITE will be at Journées Scientifiques 2017
    Nikolaos Sapountzoglou and Felix Koeth will present their IRPs at the Journées Scientifiques organized by G2Elab, that will take place on 28 and 29 September 2017 at Musee de l'eau in Pont en Royans, France....
  • INCITE will be at NEIS 2017
    Adedotun J. Agbemuko will be at NEIS 2017 (Conference on Sustainable Energy Supply and Energy Storage Systems), that will take place 21-22 September in Hamburg (Germany). On Friday September 22nd, Adedotun will present his research "Harmonic Stability and Interaction in...
  • New INCITE Publication
    Potential and optimization of a price-based control strategy for improving energy flexibility in Mediterranean buildings T.Q. Péan, J. Salom, J. Ortiz Energy Procedia 2017, 122, 463-468; doi:10.1016/j.egypro.2017.07.292 Abstract: The present study proposes the implementation and fine-tuning of a rule-based control...
  • NEW! ESR opening – Apply by 1 October
    NEW opening! We're looking for an ESR to work in the IRP4.1 in Integrated simulation and design optimization tools for distributed generation and storage units at Università de Bologna in Italy. Go to http://www.incite-itn.eu/vacancies/ for a detailed description of the...
  • Outreach activities: INCITE at IREC’s family day
        INCITE took part in IREC's family day, that took place last friday, September 1st. Kids and researchers had a great time learning about energy and the research done at IREC within this outreach activities. Training the scientists of...
  • INCITE will be at CISBAT 2017
    Thibault Péan will be at CISBAT 2017 (International Conference Future Buildings & Districts, Energy Efficiency from Nano to Urban Scale), that will take place 6-8 September 2017 at EPFL in Lausanne (Switzerland) On Wednesday September 6th, Thibault will present "Potential...
  • INCITE is at Data Science Summer School
    INCITE on the move: Jesus Lago Garcia is at the Data Science Summer School, that takes place at École Polytechnique (Palaiseau, France) 28 August - 1 September 2017. Jesus will present a poster about "Deep learning approaches for electricity price...
  • INCITE was at ELECTRIMACS 2017
    INCITE on the move: Nicolas Retière was at ELECTRIMACS 2017 in Toulouse (France), 4-6 July 2017, where he gave a presentation on "Optimization of meshed electrical networks by increasing algebraic connectivity"...
  • INCITE is at IFAC2017
    INCITE on the move: Jesus Lago Garcia, Ramon Costa-Castelló and Carlos Ocampo-Martinez are at IFAC2017, the 20th World Congress of the International Federation of Automatic Control that takes place in Toulouse, France, 9-14 July 2017. Jesus Lago Garcia will be...
  • INCITE at 2nd Doctoral Congress in Engineering
    Konstantinos Kotsalos will be presenting his IRP "Advanced functionalities for the future smart secondary substation" at the 2nd Doctoral Congress in Engineering (DCE17) that will take place 8-9 June at the Faculdade de Engenharia, Universidade de Porto, Porto (PT). Konstantinos...
  • INCITE will be at WindFarms 2017
    INCITE on the move: Sara Sinischalchi Minna will be at WindFarms 2017, that will take place at Universidad Pontificia Comillas in Madrid, 31 May - 2 June 2017. On Friday June 2nd, Sara will be talking about "A wind farm...
  • INCITE will be at ACC2017
    INCITE on the move: Sara Siniscalchi Minna will be at the 2017 American Control Conference (ACC2017), that will take place May 24-26 in Seattle, WA, USA. Don't hesitate to contact her to get more information about INCITE....
  • New Energy Technologies MOOC
    Nikolaos Sapountzoglou, ESR at Université Grenoble Alpes, will participate as part of the Educational Team of Grenoble INP - Ense3, in the MOOC New Energy Technologies of Grenoble Ecole de Management, hosted in the FutureLearn platform. The course starts May...
  • INCITE will be at the 12th IEA Heat Pump Conference
    INCITE on the move: Thibault Péan will be at the 12th IEA Heat Pump Conference that will take place in Rotterdam, 15-18 May 2017. Thibault will be talking about "Energy flexible smart grid/energy-ready buildings" within the Joint Workshop IEA HPT...
  • New INCITE Publication
    Impact of Demand-Side Management on Thermal Comfort and Energy Costs in a Residential nZEB T.Q. Péan, J. Ortiz and J. Salom Buildings 2017, 7(2), 37; doi:10.3390/buildings7020037 Abstract: In this study, simulation work has been carried out to investigate the impact...
  • Barcelona Summer School + 2nd INCITE Workshop
    The Barcelona Summer School & 2nd INCITE Workshop will take place at UPC in Barcelona, 26-30 June 2017. The program can be found here Save the dates!...
  • Watch Thibault Péan talking about his project at the BCN Science Slam
    What's Tinder got to do with buildings and energy?? Find out in Thibault's talk in the BCN Science Slam organized by ITN Opathy that took place at Mau Mau a few weeks ago and learn a bit about his project!...
  • INCITE will be at 36th Benelux Meeting on Systems and Control
    INCITE will be at the 36th Benelux Meeting on Systems and Control. Tomas Pippia, ESR at TU Delft, will attend the conference, that takes place in Spa (Belgium) 28-30 March 2017, and present his work about "Robust management and control...
  • ITN Barcelona Science Slam, 3rd March 2017
    A Science Slam is a science communication format where young scientists explain their research projects in short 5-minute-talks that are easy to follow and afterwards the audience gets to vote. The important thing is not primarily the scientific outcome of...