João P. S. Catalão   

 

E-mails:  catalao@fe.up.pt  and  catalao@ieee.org  

 

Google Scholar Profile:  http://scholar.google.pt/citations?user=bM0wV1sAAAAJ

 

Researcher ID:  https://publons.com/researcher/AAB-6038-2021 

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ORCiD:  http://orcid.org/0000-0002-2105-3051

Authenticus:  https://www.authenticus.pt/R-000-7AE

DBLP:  https://dblp.uni-trier.de/pid/37/10947.html

Guide2Research:  http://www.guide2research.com/u/joao-p-s-catalao

 

 

Degrees                                

 

- Habilitation for Full Professor ("Agregação"), unanimous approval, University of Beira Interior, 10-2013

- PhD, unanimous approval, University of Beira Interior, 07-2007

- MSc, unanimous approval, Instituto Superior Técnico, 12-2003

- Licenciatura (5-year BSc), with honors, University of Beira Interior, 07-1998

 

 

Expertise Topics                             

 

- Power System Operations and Planning

- Power System Economics and Electricity Markets

- Distributed Renewable Generation

- Demand Response and Smart Grid

- Multi-Energy Carriers

 

 

Affiliations                            

 

- IEEE, Senior Member, from 09-2012 to 12-2021; Fellow, since 01-2022.

- Portuguese Council of Engineers, Senior Member, since 11-2010.

 

 

Involvement in Projects (as Coordinator)                       

 

- Unlocking demand response potential with Next generation innovative optimization Tools Empowering prosumers and Distribution grid benefits — UNiTED, Ref. POCI-01-0145-FEDER-029803, FCT-Portugal, from 06-2018 to 07-2021 (concluded successfully).

Principal Investigator

Funding: € 239.340,31

 

- Enhancing Smart GRIDS for Sustainability — ESGRIDS, Ref. POCI-01-0145-FEDER-016434, COMPETE 2020-Portugal, from 01-2017 to 12-2020 (concluded successfully).

Coordinator at C-MAST/UBI (WP4 Leader)

Funding: € 2.106.839,05

 

- Techno-Economic Optimization of Electric Generation Systems based on Renewable Energies in the Iberian Electricity Market, Ref. ENE2013-48517-C2-1-R, MINECO-Spain, from 06-2014 to 05-2017 (concluded successfully).

Coordinator at UBI

Funding: € 31.000,00

 

- Smart and Sustainable Insular Electricity Grids Under Large-Scale Renewable Integration — SINGULAR, Grant Agreement No: 309048, FP7-EU, from 12-2012 to 11-2015 (concluded successfully).

Primary Coordinator

Funding: € 5.259.445,00

 

- Assessment of Risk and Uncertainty in Large-Scale Integration of Distributed Generation and Demand-Side Management towards a Sustainable and Smart Grid, Ref. PTDC/EEA-EEL/118519/2010, FCT-Portugal, from 02-2012 to 01-2015 (concluded successfully).

Principal Investigator

Funding: € 133.000,00

 

- Weather Intelligence for Renewable Energies, Ref. WIRE, COST Action ES1002, European Science Foundation, from 03-2011 to 11-2014 (concluded successfully).

Coordinator at UBI

 

- Optimal Operations Planning of Hydro Energy Systems in Competitive Environment, Ref. E-162/12, CRUP/MICINN-Spain, from 01-2012 to 12-2013 (concluded successfully).

Principal Investigator

Funding: € 10.000,00

 

- Optimal Scheduling and Offering Strategies for Power Producers considering a Mixed Generation Portfolio, Uncertainty and Risk-Management, Ref. PTDC/EEA-EEL/110102/2009, FCT-Portugal, from 01-2011 to 12-2013 (concluded successfully).

Principal Investigator

Funding: € 89.500,00

 

- Open Field Laboratory for Certification of Small Wind Generators, Ref. 555687/2010-4, CNPq/MCT-Brazil, from 10-2010 to 07-2013 (concluded successfully).

Coordinator at UBI

Funding: € 152.290,00

 

- Intelligent Monitoring, Control and Security of Critical Infrastructure Systems, Ref. IntelliCIS, COST Action IC0806, European Science Foundation, from 03-2011 to 05-2013 (concluded successfully).

Coordinator at UBI

 

 

Academic Activities 

 

Supervision of Visiting Scientists (PhD holders who have scientific curricula of high merit, equivalent to Assistant Professor)  [1]

 

- Investigation on renewable energy integration and emerging resources in electricity markets, Visiting Scientist, Assist. Prof. eq. Dr. M. Shafie-khah, UBI, 08-2018 (concluded successfully).

 

Supervision of post-doctoral fellows  [19]

 

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Supervision of theses  [82]

 

PhD  [21]

 

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MSc  [61]

 

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Publications  [949]

 

Books  [4]

 

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Book Chapters  [41]

 

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Articles in International Journals  [461]

 

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Papers in International Conference Proceedings  [443]

 

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Other Scientific Achievements

 

Theses  [2]

 

- J.P.S. Catalão, "New methodologies for optimization of hydrothermal power systems" (in Portuguese), PhD Thesis, UBI, December 2006.

 

- J.P.S. Catalão, "Short-term operational planning of hydroelectric power systems" (in Portuguese), MSc Thesis, IST, December 2003.

 

Patents  [2]

 

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Articles in National Journals  [9]

 

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Papers in National Conference Proceedings  [18]

 

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Book (in Portuguese)  [1]

 

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Technical Reports  [14]

 

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Keynote, Plenary and Invited Lectures  [13]

 

- Keynote Speaker, "Singular Landmark for the Energy Transition on EU Islands", ICPSE 2021 — 10th International Conference on Power Science and Engineering (technically co-sponsored by IEEE), Istanbul, Turkey, 2021.

 

- Plenary Speaker, "Towards Higher Renewables Penetration in Insular Power Systems", UPEC 2020 — 55th International Universities Power Engineering Conference (technically co-sponsored by IEEE), Torino, Italy, 2020.

 

- Keynote Lecture, "Decarbonisation of Energy Systems on Geographical Islands", AUPEC 201929th Australasian Universities Power Engineering Conference (technically co-sponsored by IEEE), Fiji, November 2019.

 

- Invited Lecture, "Towards a Greener and Smart Grid: Insular Grids Perspective using Novel Tools", UPEC 2016 — 51st International Universities' Power Engineering Conference (technically co-sponsored by IEEE), Coimbra, Portugal, September 2016.

 

- Invited Lecture, "Integration of Renewable Generation in Isolated Systems”, in Risk Management in Power Systems: from Theory to Practice Course of EES-UETP — Electric Energy Systems University-Enterprise Training Partnership, Porto, Portugal, June 2016.

 

- Keynote Lecture, "Optimal Operation and Planning of Insular Power Systems Towards a Sustainable and Smart Grid", SEGE’15 — IEEE International Conference on Smart Energy Grid Engineering, Oshawa, Canada, August 2015.

 

- Keynote Lecture, "Maximizing Renewable Energy Sources Penetration in European Islands", PowerEng 2015 — 5th International Conference on Power Engineering, Energy and Electrical Drives (technically co-sponsored by IEEE), Riga, Latvia, May 2015.

 

- Keynote Lecture, "Smart and Sustainable Insular Electricity Grids: From Forecasting to Operations and Planning", ICREPQ´15 — International Conference on Renewable Energies and Power Quality, La Coruña, Spain, March 2015.

 

- Invited Lecture, "Large-Scale Integration of Renewable Energy in Island Grids” (in Portuguese), National Workshop of Electromechanical Engineering, Covilhã, Portugal, February 2015.

 

- Keynote Lecture, "Large-Scale Renewable Integration on Insular Electricity Grids", AUPEC 201424th Australasian Universities Power Engineering Conference (technically co-sponsored by IEEE), Perth, Australia, September/October 2014.

 

- Keynote Lecture, "Operating Spanish and Portuguese Power Grid with Significant Wind: Dynamics and Control Challenges”, 11th International Workshop on Large-Scale Integration of Wind Power into Power Systems, Lisbon, Portugal, November 2012.

 

- Invited Lecture, "Research in Electric Power Systems for Sustainability and Competitiveness” (in Portuguese), Portuguese National Laboratory for Energy and Geology (LNEG), Lisbon, Portugal, December 2010.

 

- Invited Lecture, "Optimization in Run-Off River Systems", 3rd International Workshop on Hydro Scheduling in Competitive Electricity Markets, Oslo, Norway, June 2008.

 

Sessions Chair  [27]

 

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Theses Committees  [103]

 

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Awards and Recognitions  [65]

 

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Other Contributions

 

Conferences Chair and Organizer  [13]

 

- Honorary Chair, SEST 2021 — 4th International Conference on Smart Energy Systems and Technologies (technically co-sponsored by IEEE PES, IEEE IES, IEEE IAS and IEEE PELS), Vaasa, Finland, 2021.

   Proceedings available at: https://doi.org/10.1109/SEST50973.2021

 

- Track Co-Chair (Energy, Water, and Waste), ISC2 2020 — 6th IEEE Annual International Smart Cities Conference, Virtual Conference, 2020.

 

- Track Co-Chair (Smart Grid Technologies and Applications), IEEE CPE - POWERENG 2020 — 14th International Conference on Compatibility, Power Electronics and Power Engineering, Setúbal, Portugal, 2020.

 

- General Co-Chair, SEST 2020 — 3rd International Conference on Smart Energy Systems and Technologies (technically co-sponsored by IEEE PES, IEEE IES and IEEE IAS), Istanbul, Turkey, 2020.

   Proceedings available at: https://doi.org/10.1109/SEST48500.2020 

   In the 2020 Top Conferences Ranking for Computer Science:

   http://www.guide2research.com/conference/sest-2020-international-conference-on-smart-energy-systems-and-technologies

 

- Organizer of the Special Session on “Data-Driven Operation of IoT-Enabled Microgrid”, IECON 2019 — 45th IEEE Annual Conference of the Industrial Electronics Society, Lisbon, Portugal, 2019.

 

- General Chair, SEST 2019 — 2nd International Conference on Smart Energy Systems and Technologies (technically co-sponsored by IEEE PES, IEEE IES and IET), Porto, Portugal, 2019.

   Proceedings available at: https://doi.org/10.1109/SEST45671.2019

 

- Organizer of the Special Session on “Industrial Informatics Applications for Transportation Electrification towards a Smarter Grid”, INDIN 2018 — 16th IEEE International Conference of Industrial Informatics, Porto, Portugal, 2018.

 

- Technical Chair, SEST 2018 — International Conference on Smart Energy Systems and Technologies (technically co-sponsored by IEEE IES), Sevilla, Spain, 2018.

   Proceedings available at: https://doi.org/10.1109/SEST44096.2018

 

- Track Co-Chair (Energy Infrastructures and Batteries), AUTOMOTIVE 2017 — International Conference of Electrical and Electronic Technologies for Automotive (technically co-sponsored by IEEE), Torino, Italy, 2017.

 

- Track Chair (Sustainable Development, Energy Harvesting and Storage), IEEE EmergiTech 2016 Conference, Mauritius, 2016.

 

- Organizing Committee Chair, 3rd IGREENGrid-SiNGULAR-SuSTAINABLE Global Joint Conference (covering energy storage, forecasting, generation curtailment, demand side management, voltage control, scalability & replicability topics), Caparica, Portugal, 2015.

 

- Track Chair (Sustainable Engineering, Energy and Environment; Power Electronics and Power Systems), IEEE AFRICON 2013 Conference, Mauritius, 2013.

 

- General Chair, EuroPES 2012 — 11th IASTED European Conference on Power and Energy Systems, Napoli, Italy, 2012.

 

Conference Committees  [183]

 

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Editorial Committees  [47]

 

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Refereeing    

 

Research Centre reviews  [1] 

 

- Marine Renewable Energy Ireland (MaREI) - The Science Foundation Ireland Centre for Marine Renewable Energy Research

2019, 1 review

 

Expert on a Referee Panel  [58] 

 

- Research Council of Norway

2021, 27 review; 2020, 31 reviews

 

Project reviews  [40]  

 

- Research Council of Norway

2012, 2 reviews; 2010, 2 reviews; 2008, 2 reviews

 

- Research Grant Council of Hong Kong

2013, 1 review; 2011, 2 reviews

 

- American University of Beirut, Lebanon

2013, 1 review

 

- FCT/CAPES

2015, 2 reviews

 

- United Arab Emirates University

2016, 1 review

 

- FCT-China

2016, 1 review

 

- Croatian Science Foundation

2017, 1 review; 2012, 1 review

 

- Research Foundation Flanders

2017, 1 review

 

- Czech Science Foundation

2017, 1 review

 

- Chilean National Commission for Scientific and Technological Research

2017, 1 review

 

- Israeli Ministry of Science and Technology

2018, 1 review

 

- Estonian Research Council

2020, 1 review; 2019, 7 reviews; 2018, 3 reviews; 2017, 1 review; 2016, 3 review; 2015, 2 reviews

 

- Dutch Research Council

2020, 1 review

 

- Swiss National Science Foundation

2020, 1 review

 

- Luxembourg National Research Fund

2021, 1 review

 

Post-doctoral fellowship applications reviews  [2]    

 

- European Science Foundation

2021, 2 reviews

 

Book reviews  [6]       

 

- IET

2016, 1 review

 

- Springer

2016, 1 review

 

- Elsevier

2020, 2 reviews; 2016, 1 review

 

- Wiley-IEEE Press

2011, 1 review

 

Award reviews  [10]

 

- International Basil Papadias Award

2017, 3 reviews; 2015, 3 reviews; 2011, 3 reviews; 2009, 1 review

 

Journal reviews  [560]   114 Journals

 

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Conference reviews  [890]   210 Conferences

 

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