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Infrastructure and Energy Storage Team Members



Manish Mohanpurkar, Ph.D. Mohanpurkar, Ph.D.Dr. Mohanpurkar works broadly in the area of power and energy systems. Specific research interests include power systems analysis, probabilistic and steady state analysis, real time digital simulation, hardware-in-the-loop, dynamic and transient analysis, power markets, assimilation of renewable energy, and energy resource planning studies. Past research related to wind energy, hydroelectric power generation, energy storage technologies such as pumped storage hydro, electrolyzers, microgrids, and electric vehicles. He has also published and performed reviews for a number of technical journals and leading conferences. He holds a doctorate in electrical engineering from Colorado State University, a master’s in electrical engineering from Oklahoma State University and a bachelor’s in electrical engineering from Government College of Engineering, Aurangabad, Maharashtra, India. <div class="ExternalClass5AFBDF0256DF4880BC1C5A2471D04ADA"><p>​Ph.D., Electrical Engineering - Colorado State University</p><p>M.S., Electrical Engineering - Oklahoma State University</p><p>B.E., Electrical, Electronics, and Power - Government College of Engineering (Aurangabad, Maharashtra, India)</p></div><div class="ExternalClassDF6D42DECE484E59B3EF50C6A6D0D8C4"><p>E. Muljadi, M. Singh, V. Gevorgian, M. Mohanpurkar, R. Hovsapian, V. Koritarov, “Dynamic Modeling of Adjustable-Speed Pumped Storage Hydropower Plant,” IEEE PES General Meeting, July 2015, pp. 6.</p><p> </p><p>M. Panwar, M. Mohanpurkar, J. D. Osorio, R. Hovsapian, “Significance of Dynamic and Transient Analysis in the Design and Operation of Hybrid Energy Systems,” in Proc. of 9th International Topical Meeting on Nuclear Plant Instrumentation, Control, and Human, North Carolina, February 2015, pp. 8.</p><p> </p><p>M. Mohanpurkar, S. Suryanarayanan, “Regression Modeling for Accommodating Unscheduled Flows in Electric Grids,” IEEE Trans. of Power Systems, vol. 29, no. 5, pp. 2569-2570, 2014.</p><p> </p><p>M. Mohanpurkar, S. Suryanarayanan, “Accommodating Unscheduled Flows in Electric Grids Using the Analytical Ridge Regression,” IEEE Trans. on Power Systems, vol. 28, no. 3, pp. 3507–3508, 2013.</p><p> </p><p>M. Mohanpurkar, S. Suryanarayanan, “A Case Study on the Effects of Predicted Wind Farm Power Outputs on Unscheduled Flows in Transmission Networks,” 5th Annual Green Technologies Conf., April 2013, Colorado, pp. 277-284.</p><p> </p><p>M. Mohanpurkar, H. Valdiviezo, and S. Suryanarayanan, “An Application of Geographical Information Systems Technique in the Estimation of Loop Flows in Wide Area Transmission Networks with High Wind Penetration,” 45th Proc. of Frontiers of Power Conf., Oklahoma, October 2012, pp. VI-1 - VI-8.</p><p> </p><p>M. Mohanpurkar, R. G. Ramakumar, “Probability Density Functions for Power Output of Wind Electric Conversion Systems”, IEEE PES General Meeting, Minneapolis, July 2010, pp. 1–7.</p><p> </p><p>M. Mohanpurkar, R. G. Ramakumar, “Probabilistic Assessment of the Output Characteristics of Wind Electric Conversion Systems”, 42nd Proc. of Frontiers of Power Conf., Oklahoma, October 2009, pp. 8.</p></div>Hydrogen and Fuel Cells;Energy Systems Research;Power and Energy Systems and Energy Systems Scientist
Randy Bewley BewleyRandy L. Bewley is a battery test engineer at Idaho National Laboratory’s Battery Test Center, providing performance science evaluation of advanced prototype lithium polymer batteries for the United States Advanced Battery Consortium and other projects. He holds an associate of applied science degree in electronics from Idaho State University. Most recently he has served as lab space coordinator for the Systems Integration Lab and principal researcher and lab space coordinator for the Battery Test Center.  He holds one patent developed at INL for the Feedback Enhanced Plasma Spray Tool.<div class="ExternalClass32EB62BFF1F94FD09A7C89E9B4BB5B05"><p>​A.A.S., Electronics - Idaho State University</p></div>Power and Energy Systems;Hydrogen and Fuel Cells;Infrastructure and Energy Storage Space Coordinator
Yusheng Luo, Ph.D. Luo, Ph.D.<div class="ExternalClass98DD06589D91469089BEAE0D7E65546F"><p>​Ph.D., Mechanical Engineering - Florida State University</p><p>M.E., Electrical Engineering -  Shanghai Jiaotong University</p><p>B.E., Electrical Engineering - Hefei University of Technology</p></div><div class="ExternalClassB06217CE4EC6446C9027B6BFEF64B230"><p>Y. Luo, C. Wang, L. Tan, G. Liao, M. Zhou, D. Cartes, W. Liu, “Application of Generalization Predictive Control for Charging Super Capacitor in Microgrid Power Systems under Input Constraints,” in Proc. IEEE Cyber2015, Shenyang, Liaoning, China, June 2015.</p><p> </p><p>D. Shi, Y. Luo, R. Sharma, “Active Synchronization Control for Microgrid Reconnection after Islanding,” in Proc. IEEE PES Innovative Smart Grid Technologies, Europe, Istanbul, Turkey, October 2014.</p><p><br>Y. Luo, S. Srivastava, M. Andrus, D. Cartes “ Application of disturbance metric in Pulsed Power Load Energy Storage charging impact reduction,” in Proc. IEEE Electric Ship Technology Symposium, Arlington, VA, April 2013. </p><p> </p><p>Y. Luo, M. Andrus, J. Lian, S. Srivastava, D. Cartes “Power Impact Analysis for Pulsed Power Load to the Integrated Power System,” in Proc. ASNE Electric Machines Technology Symposium, Philadelphia, PA, May 2012.</p></div>Hydrogen and Fuel Cells;Power and Energy Systems;Mobility Systems and Analytics Systems Scientist