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R. Vallakati, P. Ranganathan, Fault monitoring, detection and correction using synchrophasor measurements in modern power systems, IET Book titled " Synchronized Phasor Measurements for Smart Grids" ISBN: 978-1-78561-011-0, March 2017. IET Book Link!
A. Mukherjee, P. Ranganathan, Optimal reliability criterion index (ORC) for optimal placement of phasor measurement Units (PMU), " Synchronized Phasor Measurements for Smart Grids" ISBN: 978-1-78561-011-0, March 2017. IET Book Link!
P. Ranganathan and Kendall Nygard, "Design Models for Resource Allocation in Cyber-Physical Energy Systems" under the title Sustainable ICTs and Management Systems for Green Computing, pp, 111-121, IGI Global Publishers, May 2012. IGI Book Link!
E. Horton, Prakash Ranganathan, Development of a GPS Spoofing Apparatus to Attack a DJI Matrice 100 Quadcopter, The Journal of Global Positioning Systems (GLPS), SpringerOpen (accepted, June 2018).
Logan R. Peterson, and Prakash Ranganathan, “Evaluation of Virtual Operating Systems and Switches under Ring, Star and Tree Topologies for Streaming Large Data Sets.” Journal of Computer Networks, vol. 5, no. 1 (2018): 1-7. doi: 10.12691/jcn-5-1-1.
K. Casagrande, J.Friederichs, C. Gonzalez, T. Humphres, Z. Tindall, R. French, and P. Ranganathan,
Cyber Attacks and Defense Framework for Unmanned Aerial Systems (UAS) Environment,
Journal of Unmanned Aerial Systems, Vol.3, pp.37-58, Dec 2017.
Eric Horton, P. Ranganathan, A software based smart grid framework for automated decision on resource allocation, topological control using OMNET++. International Journal of Smart Grid and Clean Energy,Vol 6, No. 4, October 2017. doi: 10.12720/sgce.6.4.233-251 [pdf]
Olivo, E., Campion, M. and Ranganathan, P. (2016) Data Compression for Next Generation Phasor Data Concentrators (PDCs) in a SmartGrid. Journal of Information Security, 7, 291-296.
S.J. Plathottam, P. Ranganathan, H.Salhefar, Unbiased optimal power flow for power systems with wind power generation, IET Journal of Electronic Letters, DOI:10.1049/el.2014.1843.[pdf]
Vallakati, R., Mukherjee, A. and Ranganathan, P. (2015) Situational Awareness Using DBSCAN in Smart-Grid. Smart Grid and Renewable Energy, 6, 120-127. [ pdf ]
S. Faruque, P. Ranganathan, A secure wireless spectrum control, Error correction scheme in Synchrophasors, Journal of Handheld Computing Research, Vol.5, Issue 3, pp. 49-59, July 2014, IGI Publishing, PA, USA. doi.10.4018/IJHCR.2014070103 [pdf]
P. Ranganathan, K. Nygard, A Multi-agent framework in Smart Grid, International Journal of Research and Reviews in Computer Science, Dec 2010, vol.1.No. 4. pp.103-109. [PDF]
P. Ranganathan, Kendall Nygard, Synchronization in wireless sensor networks, International Journal of Ubicomp (IJU), vol 2, April 2010. [pdf]
Conference Proceedings: (Recent)
M. Campion, P. Ranganathan, Identification of Critical Buses based on Betweenness-Centrality in a Smart Grid, 17th Annual Electric Power and Energy Conference (EPEC) Conference, Oct 22-25 2017, Saskatoon, Canada. [pdf]
A. Sukumaran, H. Salehfar, N. Kaabouch, and P. Ranganathan, Uncertainty Quantification of Wind Penetration and Integration into Smart Grid: A Survey, 49th North American Power Symposium (NAPS'17), West Virginia, WV, Sep 18-22 2017. [pdf]
S. Plathottam, H. Salehfar, P. Ranganathan, Convolutional Neural Networks for Power System Big Data Analysis,A Survey, 49th North American Power Symposium (NAPS'17), West Virginia, WV, Sep 18-22 2017. [pdf]
T. Hossen, P. Ranganathan et.al, Short-term Load Forecasting Using Deep Neural Networks, 49th North American Power Symposium (NAPS'17), West Virginia, WV, Sep 18-22 2017. [pdf]
A. Rosener, K. Koiner, P. Ranganathan, Uncertainty Quantification of Demand Response Datasets Using Peridynamics,49th North American Power Symposium (NAPS'17), West Virginia, WV, Sep 18-22 2017. [pdf]
A. Sukumaran, Naima Kaabouch, Prakash Ranganathan, A Constrained Topological Decomposition Method for Next-Generation Smart Grid, IEEE Second International Conference on Electrical, Computer, and Communications Engineering Conference, 22-24 Feb 2017, Coimbatore, India.
Radha Krishnan Angamuthu, Prakash Ranganathan, "Investigation of forecasting methods for the hourly spot price of the Day-Ahead Electric Power Markets", 2016 IEEE International Conference on Big Data (IEEE Big Data 2016), December 5-8 2016, Washington D.C. USA [pdf]
M. Campion, C. Bina, P. Ranganathan et.al. Predicting West Nile Virus (WNV) Occurrences in North Dakota using Data Mining Techniques FTC 2016 - Future Technologies Conference 2016
6-7 December 2016 | San Francisco, United States. [pdf]
J. Pagel, M. Campion, P. Ranganathan, "Clustering Analytics for Streaming Smart Grid Data sets", Power Systems Conference 2016 (PSC 2016), March 8-11, 2016, Clemson, SC. [pdf]
J. Hahn, C. Peterson, S. Noghanian and P. Ranganathan, "Optimization of swarms of UAVs," 2016 IEEE International Conference on Electro Information Technology (EIT), Grand Forks, ND, 2016, pp. 0793-0797.doi: 10.1109/EIT.2016.7535341 [pdf]
R. Vallakati, A. Mukherjee, and P. Ranganathan, "Preserving Observability in Smart Grid using Phasor Measurement Units by Optimal Redundancy Criteria (ORC), IEEE International Conference on DC Microgrids (ICDCM), Atlanta, June 7-10 2015.
Chris Turner, P. Ranganathan, A Communication Assisted Solution for a 138kV Distance Relay Misoperation, IEEE International Conference on DC Microgrids (ICDCM), Atlanta, June 7-10 2015.[pdf]
R. Mahmud, R. Vallakati, A. Mukherjee, P. Ranganathan and A. Nejadpak, 'A Survey on Attacks on Smart Grid Metering Infrastructures: Threats and Solutions", IEEE EIT Conference, Illinois, May 23-25 2015. [pdf]
S. J. Plathottam, H.Salehfar, P. Ranganathan, Equitable wind power scheduling in power system with multiple wind farms, IEEE Electro/Information Technology (EIT) Conference, May 2015.
Nick Gellerman, Prakash Ranganathan, et.al., User Interface for Situational Awareness for OpenPDC, 2014 IEEE PES 46th North American Power Symposium (NAPS 2014), Sept 7 -9 2014, Pullman, WA.[ppt] [pdf]
Prakash Ranganathan, Saleh Faruque, A 3 Tier Spectrum Management Scheme and Security Assessment in Synchrophasors, 2014 IEEE National Wireless Research Collaborbation Symposium(NWRCS 2014), May 15-16 2014, Idaho Falls, ID. [pdf]
Prakash Ranganathan, K. Nygard, A Smart Agent Oriented Linear Programming (AOLP) architecture,2012 IEEE Annual Electric Power and Energy Conference (EPEC 2012), Oct 2012, London, Canada.[pdf]
K. E. Nygard, S. Bou Ghosn, M. M. Chowdhury, D. Loegering, R. McCulloch and P. Ranganathan, "Optimization models for energy reallocation in a smart grid," Computer Communications Workshops (INFOCOM WKSHPS), 2011 IEEE Conference on, Shanghai, 2011, pp. 186-190.[pdf]
Prakash Ranganathan, K. Nygard, Smart Grid Data Analytics for decision support, 2011 IEEE Annual Electric Power and Energy Conference (EPEC 2011), Oct 3-5 2011, Winnipeg, Canada.
Kaur Gagneja, Prakash Ranganathan, Kendall E. Nygard, Limiting transmit power of antennas in Heterogeneous Sensor Networks,IEEE EIT 2012 conference, Indianapolis, IN, May 6 2012.
Prakash Ranganathan, An optimal assignment and computing problem in Smart Grids, 2010 2nd International conference on Future Computing, Lisbon, Portugal, October 2010. [pdf]
K. Nygard, P. Ranganathan, Decision Support Independence in a Smart Grid ,ENERGY 2012 : The Second International Conference on Smart Grids, Green Communications and IT Energy-aware Technologies, St. Maarten, The Netherlands Antilles, March 2012. [pdf]
Prakash Ranganathan, Saleh Faruque et.al, A power line communication (PLC) model for future micro grid architecture, International Conference on Smart Grid Systems, Bangkok, Thailand, July 29-30 2011.
Steve Boughousn, Prakash Ranganathan et.al, Agent oriented Simulation for Self-healing Smart Grid, Prakash Ranganathan, IEEE International Smart Grid Communications Conference, Maryland, October 2010.[pdf]
Prakash Ranganathan, Rajesh Kavasseri, "Flicker meter Design: An improved computational method to measure short term flicker severity index (Pst)", IEEE (PES) ASIA Pacific Power and Energy Conference (APPEECC 2010), Chengdu, China, March 28-31 2010.[pdf]
Prakash Ranganathan, Kenneth Magel, Understanding Requirement Engineering from a Software agent modeling perspective" IEEE International Conference on Software Engineering and Service Science (ICSESS 2010), July 2010.
Kendall E. Nygard, Prakash Ranganathan, Implementing a Flexible Simulation of a Self-Healing Smart Grid, 2011 International Conference on Modeling, Simulation and Visualization Methods, July 18-21, 2011, Las Vegas, USA. [pdf]
Ranganathan, P., K. Magel, and K. Nygard, “UML design patterns in a Smart Grid,” in the Proceedings of the 26th International Conference on Computers and Their Applications (CATA 2011), New Orleans, March, 2011.[pdf]
Bryan Mesich, Matthew Piehl, William Perrizo, Greg Wettstein, P.Ranganathan, Extending Parallisim in a Collaborative filtering prediction system with openMPI, CATA Proceedings 2010. [pdf]
Prakash Ranganathan, Juan Li, Kendall Nygard, Multi-agent based system using ARM, International Conference on Electrical and Computer Engineering technology (ICCET 2010), April 2010, China.
Tate Carlson, Steve Bucchop,Evan Edwards, and Prakash Ranganathan and Reza Fazel-Rezai,Household Energy Aware Real-Time System (HEARTS): A Capstone Project Design, ASEE NORTH MIDWEST SECTION CONFERENCE, OCTOBER 18, 2013, Fargo, ND, 58102.
Scott Gabert, Jeffery Kaiser, Derek Synder, Prakash Ranganathan, and Reza Fazel-Rezai Data Acquisition and Control of Microgrid Using ZigBee, A Capstone Project Design, ASEE NORTH MIDWEST SECTION CONFERENCE, OCTOBER 18, 2013, Fargo, ND, 58102.
Prakash Ranganathan, "A Bloom's Online Assessment Test (BOAT) to assess Student learning outcome in a Distance Engineering Education course" 2nd International Conference on Computer Engineering and Technology (IEEE: ICCET 2010- to appear), 16-18 April 2010, China.
Prakash Ranganathan "A tool to teach remote engineering laboratories", Journal of Online Engineering Education, Vol.1, Issue No:1, Article 3. Prakash Ranganathan and Rajesh G. Kavasseri "A method for Flicker Severity Evaluation using the Hadamard Transform," Proc. Frontiers of Power - International Conference Stillwater, Oklahoma, September 2003.
Prakash Ranganathan, Richard Schultz, "Use of DAQ boards in conjunction with NXT for Measurement and Instrumentation application", 2009 ASEE Annual Conference and Exposition, June 14 -17 2009, Austin, Texas.
Prakash Ranganathan, "How to Design an engineering Syllabus with course objectives that satisfy ABET outcomes", International conference on Engineering Education (ICEE 2010), Poland. [pdf]
Prakash Ranganathan, Saleh Faruque, Richard Schultz, "A Method to measure battery Impedance using operational amplifier circuit in electrical engineering lab curriculum", ASEE North Midwest Sectional Conference, Milwaukee, WI, Oct 8-10 2009.
Prakash Ranganathan, Richard Schultz, Mojdeh Mardani, "Use of Lego Mindstorms in Engineering Education" Proceedings of the 2008 ASEE North Midwest Sectional Conference October 16-18 2008, Platteville, Wisconsin.
Prakash Ranganathan, "Effective e-learing tricks and strategies in Online and Hybrid courses", 7th European Conference on e-learning, Nov 6-8 2008, Agia Napa, Cyprus.
Prakash Ranganathan, Technical Report on Orthogonal Transforms, Master's Degree thesis, North Dakota State University, 2004.
6. Seed Funding, RD&C, UND, $24,200.