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Applying the Smart Grid Architecture Model for Designing and Validating System-of-Systems in the Power and Energy Domain: A European Perspective

Mathias Uslar, Sebastian Rohjans, Christian Neureiter, Filip Pröstl Andrén, Jorge Velasquez, Cornelius Steinbrink, Venizelos Efthymiou, Gianluigi Migliavacca, Seppo Horsmanheimo, Helfried Brunner, Thomas Strasser
2019 Energies  
The Smart Grid Architecture Model (SGAM), an approach that has been developed during the last couple of years, provides a very good and structured basis for the design, development, and validation of new  ...  This review therefore provides a comprehensive overview of the state-of-the-art and related work for the theory, distribution, and use of the aforementioned architectural concept.  ...  options (e.g., basic Smart Grid solutions for operation of distribution grids) that would allow for a both cost-effective and reliable enhancement of both observability and controllability of distribution  ... 
doi:10.3390/en12020258 fatcat:slk52wrge5a7lafputkxqp6qhq

Large-scale grid integration of residential thermal energy storages as demand-side flexibility resource: A review of international field studies

Peter Kohlhepp, Hassan Harb, Henryk Wolisz, Simon Waczowicz, Dirk Müller, Veit Hagenmeyer
2019 Renewable & Sustainable Energy Reviews  
We conclude that current control and information technology and economic and regulatory frameworks which have been field-tested do not yet meet the flexibility challenges of smart grids with a very high  ...  Compared to smart appliances or electric vehicle charging, P2H exhibits large and predictable capacities of demand response (DR), because buildings in many countries account for 30-40% of the final energy  ...  Acknowledgements Grateful acknowledgement is made to BMBF (German Federal Ministry of Education and Research) for providing financial support, promotional reference 13N13297.  ... 
doi:10.1016/j.rser.2018.09.045 fatcat:oro3voejqrektdljwy3d27ffke

An Organic Computing Approach to Self-Organizing Robot Ensembles

Sebastian von Mammen, Sven Tomforde, Jörg Hähner
2016 Frontiers in Robotics and AI  
at multiple levels of abstraction.  ...  and that organize themselves to fulfill spatial tasks such as maintenance of building facades or the collaborative search for mobile targets.  ...  FigUre 5 | 5 cell grid for surface maintenance. The quad-rotor divides the building facade in a grid of cells. The individual cells represent the immediate target areas to work on.  ... 
doi:10.3389/frobt.2016.00067 fatcat:phanw5tjgnfcpnuswdo4g7kih4

The Smartness Mandate: Notes toward a Critique

Orit Halpern, Robert Mitchell, Bernard Dionysius Geoghegan
2017 Grey Room  
"swarms" that are never intended to cohere in the manner of a rational or liberal subject).  ...  Smartness largely refers to computationally and digitally managed systems, from electrical grids to building management systems, that can learn and, in theory, adapt by analyzing data about themselves.  ... 
doi:10.1162/grey_a_00221 fatcat:oi2ozweg4bbapo7vm7t7tjsk44

Swarm Robotic Behaviors and Current Applications

Melanie Schranz, Martina Umlauft, Micha Sende, Wilfried Elmenreich
2020 Frontiers in Robotics and AI  
Many industrial projects still rely on centralized control, and even though a solution with multiple robots is employed, the principal idea of swarm robotics of distributed decision making is neglected  ...  This taxonomy is then applied to categorize a number of existing swarm robotic applications from research and industrial domains.  ...  The research leading to these results has received funding from the European Union Horizon 2020 research and innovation program under grant agreement No. 731946, CPSwarm project.  ... 
doi:10.3389/frobt.2020.00036 pmid:33501204 pmcid:PMC7805972 doaj:b6b5ca0ab5e74460ba9da0c68be2998b fatcat:jhagkabpevccfpfsrtdbozq6wy

Organizing the Aggregate: Languages for Spatial Computing [article]

Jacob Beal, Stefan Dulman, Kyle Usbeck, Mirko Viroli, Nikolaus Correll
2012 arXiv   pre-print
As the number of computing devices embedded into engineered systems continues to rise, there is a widening gap between the needs of the user to control aggregates of devices and the complex technology  ...  Spatial computing attempts to bridge this gap for systems with local communication by exploiting the connection between physical locality and device connectivity.  ...  Communications of the ACM, 43 (5) Jozwiak, L., Nedjah, N., and Figueroa, M. (2010) . Modern development methods and tools for embedded reconfigurable systems: A survey.  ... 
arXiv:1202.5509v2 fatcat:bmgan7ig5fghddait43avj43qy

Analysis of Aperture Shape Changing Trend Base on the Shaped Charge Jet Penetration through the Steel Target [chapter]

Junqing Huang, Yalong Ma, Kelei Huang, Jianxun Zhao
2012 Communications in Computer and Information Science  
Abstract.Time-varying visualization is always an important topic in the field of scientific visualization. Due to the large data size and complex grid, Abstract.  ...  Abstract: In the Urbanized Terrain Simulation, it is an important task to build behavior model of virtual soldier for virtual city and to achieve independent actions.  ...  A safe, effective and intelligence communication platform is the precondition of building Smart grid.  ... 
doi:10.1007/978-3-642-34384-1_2 fatcat:xvp3o6agk5hxpmbjptnthxiz5m

Issue 29 Introduction: Computing the City

Armin Beverungen, Florian Sprenger
2017 Fibreculture Journal  
Marked by speculation, demo-ing and prototyping, 1 the smart city appears as a prime example of how neoliberal capital proposes to deal with crisis and catastrophe.  ...  Since the early electrification of domestic buildings, the presupposition was that spaces become places for the distribution of energy and information.  ...  Acknowledgements We would like to acknowledge the support of the Volkswagen Foundation for funding the workshop (as part of the Digital Cultures Research Lab in Lüneburg) out of which this issue emerged  ... 
doi:10.15307/fcj.29.212.2017 fatcat:zoqi2hu5frhyxfmdsmqktyrxiq

Future Spaces: Reinventing the Home Network for Better Security and Automation in the IoT Era

Mathieu Boussard, Dinh Thai Bui, Richard Douville, Pascal Justen, Nicolas Le Sauze, Pierre Peloso, Frederik Vandeputte, Vincent Verdot
2018 Sensors  
We present Future Spaces, an end-to-end hardware-software prototype providing fine-grained control over IoT connectivity to enable easy and secure management of smart homes.  ...  With the advent of the Internet of Things (IoT), the number and diversity of devices connected to our home networks are exploding.  ...  Conflicts of Interest: The authors declare no conflict of interest. Sensors 2018, 18, 2986  ... 
doi:10.3390/s18092986 pmid:30205437 pmcid:PMC6163927 fatcat:yzjvetsiizcmzkhfdtf6k7pbqi

The Sericum Via: A Serious Game For Preserving Tangible And Intangible Heritage Of Iran.pdf [article]

Sepehr Vaez Afshar, Sarvin Eshaghi
The Sericum Via: A Serious Game For Preserving Tangible And Intangible Heritage Of Iran Conference: ASCAAD 2021 Session: Computational Enculturation I Authors: Sarvin Eshaghi, Sepehr Vaez Afshar, Güzden  ...  Varinlioglu ASCAAD 2021: Architecture in the Age Of Disruptive Technologies Transformation and Challenges 9th International Conference of the Arab Society for Computer Aided Architectural Design Cairo  ...  We would also like to thank Gabriel Peña for setting up the experimental space and providing the experience of sitting in a living room.  ... 
doi:10.6084/m9.figshare.14384318.v1 fatcat:6hrsxig5efhojhw6m2wu6w7qfm

Autonomous trading in modern electricity markets

Daniel Urieli
2016 AI Matters  
grid into a smart grid.  ...  Current deployments of smart grid technologies [108] and planned investments in the smart grid show that there is high-interest around the world to make the smart grid vision a reality.  ...  Motivated by the Power TAC domain, and by the potential contribution of autonomous retail broker agents to future smart grids, this dissertation contributes a general algorithm for autonomous trading in  ... 
doi:10.1145/3008665.3008673 fatcat:rjgp5wmfinavzawlyso3qwjznq

D1.2 Requirements definition and analysis from vertical industries and core applications

Tilemachos Doukoglou, Marius Iordache, Uwe Herzog
2019 Zenodo  
One of the main goals of 5G-EVE is to offer a complete multi-operator, distributed 5G Network Platform that participants of other EU funded projects and other Vertical Industries can use to run, test and  ...  that will greatly benefit and do require the use of a 5G Network.  ...  Use-case 10: Smart Parking The scope of this use case is to design, implement and deploy the smart parking management demo at Athens International Airport (i.e., in the Athens node).  ... 
doi:10.5281/zenodo.3628161 fatcat:jg4ppgqspbch7chjt2t3gy5jii

SDN Enhanced Resource Orchestration for Industrial IoT in Containerized Edge Applications

Jude Okwuibe, Juuso Haavisto, Erkki Harjula, Ijaz Ahmad, Mika Ylianttila
2020 IEEE Access  
For instance, in our demo, we used a basic Android phone to emulate the drone camera system.  ...  That is, as long as the UE can run a modern web browser and has a camera attached to it, the UE can be used for the demo. B.  ... 
doi:10.1109/access.2020.3045563 fatcat:z4i4oczccrdczb5cdw4viau7re

Distributed Market-Grid Coupling Using Model Predictive Control

Yong Ding
Subsequently, a distributed control architecture by means of a hierarchical MAS (Multi-Agent System) is presented for extending the centralized MPC problem of a local market-grid coupling to a distributed  ...  Design of a closed-loop MPC for the market-grid coupling; 3. Extension of the single control loop with a collaborative distributed MPC strategy for coupling distributed markets and grids; 4.  ...  Requirements Distributed Grid Units To develop a smart-grid-ready power market with more and more penetration of intermittent and distributed renewables Challenges: limited predictability and controllability  ... 
doi:10.5445/ir/1000056475 fatcat:xmesrvh3rnholdchvwhhegrpwi

Fundamentals of natural computing: an overview

2007 Physics of Life Reviews  
Natural computing is a terminology introduced to encompass three classes of methods: (1) those that take inspiration from nature for the development of novel problem-solving techniques; (2) those that  ...  are based on the use of computers to synthesize natural phenomena; and (3) those that employ natural materials (e.g., molecules) to compute.  ...  . 30 Acknowledgements The author would like to thank CNPq and FAPESP for the financial support, and the reviewers for their comments and suggestions on previous versions of this manuscript.  ... 
doi:10.1016/j.plrev.2006.10.002 fatcat:n5dt75wdafbnzkfxnndv7oc56m
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