My research is interdisciplinary in nature across the fields of power and energy systems and information and communication systems. Specifically, I am interested in the areas of intelligent energy systems, smart grid, and energy and spectrum efficient wireless networking. Along with the preeminent researchers from all over the world, I am looking for major breakthroughs in energy efficiency, reliability, security, and sustainability.
Microgrid planning, operation, control, and self-healing
Distribution system operation with distributed generation and energy storage devices
Energy management of electric vehicles and vehicle-to-grid systems
Joint planning and operation of electric power system and communication network in smart grid
Energy efficient wireless networking
Resource management in delay tolerant networks and vehicular networks
Cross-layer design and optimization