A list of selected papers published by M2ACS members is shown below.



V. Dawar, B. C. Lesieutre and T. Holloway, “An Optimal Power Flow with a Quadratic Environmental Constraint Using partial Least Squares Technique,” submitted to the North American Power Symposium.

D. K. Molzahn, B. C. Lesieutre and C. L. DeMarco, “Investigation of Non-Zero Duality Gap Solutions to a Semidefinite Relaxation of the Optimal Power Flow Problem”, submitted to 47th Hawaii International Conference on System Sciences (HICSS), 2014, pp. 1-10, 6-9 Jan. 2014.

D. K. Molzahn, B. C. Lesieutre and C. L. DeMarco, “A Sufficient Condition for Global Optimality of Solutions to the Optimal Power Flow Problem“, to appear in IEEE Transactions on Power Systems, Letters.

H. Dong and J. T. Linderoth, “On Valid Inequalities for Quadratic Programming with Continuous Variables and Binary Indicators“, appeared in IPCO 2013: The Sixteenth Conference on Integer Programming and Combinatorial Optimization, Lecture Notes in Computer Science, Vol. 7801, Springer, 169-180, 2013.


L. Tang and Michael Ferris, “A Hierarchical Framework for Long-Term Power Planning Models”.

Y. Liu and Michael Ferris, “Payment Rules for Unit Commitment Dispatch”.

M. Hamzeei and J. Luedtke, “Linearization-Based Algorithms for Mixed-Integer Nonlinear Programs with Convex Continuous Relaxation”.

H. J. Greenberg, J. Watson and D. L. Woodruff, “Stochastic Programming with One Chance Constraint”, submitted to Operations Research.


S. Wang, S. Lu, N. Zhou, G. Lin, M. Elizondo and M. A. Pai, “Dynamic-feature Extraction, Attribution and Reconstruction (DEAR) Method for Power System Model Reduction”, submitted to IEEE PES Transactions on Power Systems Journal.

C. G. Petra, O. Schenk, M. Anitescu, “Real-time Stochastic Optimization of Complex Energy Systems on High Performance Computers”, submitted to the 2013 International Conference for High Performance Computing, Networking, Storage and Analysis (SC ’13).


S. Sridhar, J. Linderoth and J. Luedtke, “Locally Ideal Formulations for Piecewise Linear Functions with Indicator Variables“, submitted to Operations Research Letters.

Y.V. Makarov, D. Wu, B. Vyakaranam, B. Lee,  Z. Hou, S.T. Elbert, Z. Huang, “Exploring Steady-State System Stability Condition in State Space”, submitted to IEEE Power Grid Journal.


C. G. Petra, O. Schenk, M. Lubin, and K. Gaertner , “An augmented incomplete factorization approach for computing the Schur complement in stochastic optimization”, submitted to SIAM Journal on Scientific Computing (SISC).

R. Jiang, Y. Guan, and J. Watson, “Cutting Planes for the Multi-Stage Stochastic Unit Commitment Problem“, submitted to Operations Research.

Y. Song and J. Luedtke, “Branch-and-cut Approaches for Chance-constrained Formulations of Reliable Network Design Problems” revised, submitted to Mathematical Programming Computation.