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Dr. Ignacio Egido Cortés

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Category: Assistant Professor
Research Area: Modelling, Analysis and Control Research Group
Association date: 14/Jun/2000
Location: AA25.D-312
Phone number: +34 91 542-2800 ext. 4282
E-mail: egidoATiit.upcomillas.es

Areas of interest:
System modeling and control. Power system stability.

Biography:
Ignacio Egido Cortés received his M.S degree (2000), and his PhD degree (2005, best Ph. D. Thesis in Engineering award) in Electrical Engineering from the Universidad Pontificia Comillas de Madrid, Spain. He is currently a Researcher of the Applied Research Institute, where he works in different projects related to Automatic Generation Control (AGC), system stability and renewable energy sources integration in power systems. He is also assistant professor at the Electrical Engineering Department. His interests include system modeling and control, control system design, power system stability and renewable generation.

Ph.D. Thesis

Developed:

    I. Egido (2005), Diseño de reguladores para el control automático de la generación. Universidad Pontificia Comillas. Madrid (Spain).
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Supervised:

    L. Sigrist (2010), Design of underfrequency load-shedding schemes of small isolated power systems. Universidad Pontificia Comillas. Madrid (Spain).
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 2 Ph.D. thesis

Journal Publications

    E. Saiz, E. Lobato, I. Egido, C. Gómez-Sánchez, "Voltage control assessment of wind energy harvesting networks", IET Renewable Power Generation.
    show more   JCR   DOI icon 10.1049/iet-rpg.2013.0308     JCR impact factor 1.718 (2012) - CIRC: EX Accepted for publication.

    E. Saiz, E. Lobato, I. Egido, "Local hosting capacity increase by means of wind farm voltage control provision", IEEE Transactions on Power Systems. vol. 29, no. 4, pp. 1731-1738, July 2014. [Online: January 2014]
    show more   JCR   DOI icon 10.1109/TPWRS.2014.2299290     JCR impact factor 3.530 (2013) - CIRC: EX

    F. Fernández-Bernal, I. Egido, E. Lobato, "Maximum wind power generation in a power system imposed by system inertia and primary reserve requirements", Wind Energy. [Online: June 2014]
    show more   JCR   DOI icon 10.1002/we.1773     JCR impact factor 1.436 (2012) - CIRC: EX

    E. Saiz, E. Lobato, I. Egido, L. Rouco, "Economic assessment of voltage and reactive power control provision by wind farms", Wind Energy. [Online: March 2014]
    show more   JCR   DOI icon 10.1002/we.1734     JCR impact factor 1.436 (2012) - CIRC: EX

    E. Saiz, E. Lobato, I. Egido, "Optimal voltage control by wind farms using data mining techniques", IET Renewable Power Generation. vol. 8, no. 2, pp. 141-150, March 2014. [Online: September 2013]
    show more   JCR   DOI icon 10.1049/iet-rpg.2013.0025     JCR impact factor 1.718 (2012) - CIRC: EX

    I. Saboya, I. Egido, L. Rouco, "Start-up decision of a rapid-start unit for AGC based on machine learning", IEEE Transactions on Power Systems. vol. 28, no. 4, pp. 3834-3841, November 2013.
    show more   JCR   DOI icon 10.1109/TPWRS.2013.2259267     JCR impact factor 3.530 (2013) - CIRC: EX

    L. Sigrist, I. Egido, L. Rouco, "Principles of a centralized UFLS scheme for small isolated power systems", IEEE Transactions on Power Systems. vol. 28, no. 2, pp. 1779-1786, May 2013.
    show more   JCR   DOI icon 10.1109/TPWRS.2012.2227839     JCR impact factor 3.530 (2013) - CIRC: EX

    L. Sigrist, I. Egido, L. Rouco, "Performance analysis of UFLS schemes of small isolated power systems", IEEE Transactions on Power Systems. vol. 27, no. 3, pp. 1673-1680, August 2012.
    show more   JCR   DOI icon 10.1109/TPWRS.2011.2182066     JCR impact factor 3.530 (2013) - CIRC: EX

    L. Sigrist, I. Egido, L. Rouco, "A method for the design of UFLS schemes of small isolated power systems", IEEE Transactions on Power Systems. vol. 27, no. 2, pp. 951-958, May 2012.
    show more   JCR   DOI icon 10.1109/TPWRS.2011.2174448     JCR impact factor 3.530 (2013) - CIRC: EX

    E. Lobato, I. Egido, L. Rouco, "Monitoring frequency control in the Turkish power system", Electric Power Systems Research. vol. 84, no. 1, pp. 144-151, March 2012.
    show more   JCR   DOI icon 10.1016/j.epsr.2011.10.016     JCR impact factor 1.595 (2013) - CIRC: A

    I. Egido, F. Fernández-Bernal, L. Rouco, I. Saboya, "Operation of rapid start units in an AGC area", Przeglad Elektrotechniczny. vol. 88, no. 01a, pp. 141-145, January 2012.
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    E. Lobato, I. Egido, L. Rouco, "Performance evaluation of ancillary services in the Turkish power system", Przeglad Elektrotechniczny. vol. 88, no. 01a, pp. 122-126, January 2012.
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    I. Egido, L. Rouco, J. Alonso, E. Porras, J.L. Ruiz Mendoza, "Impacto en regulación frecuencia-potencia de los cambios de programa en escalón de las unidades generadoras", Anales de Mecánica y Electricidad. vol. LXXXVIII, no. III, pp. 26-32, June 2011.
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    L. Sigrist, I. Egido, E.F. Sánchez-Úbeda, L. Rouco, "Representative operating and contingency scenarios for the design of UFLS schemes", IEEE Transactions on Power Systems. vol. 25, no. 2, pp. 906-913, May 2010.
    show more   JCR   DOI icon 10.1109/TPWRS.2009.2031839     JCR impact factor 3.530 (2013) - CIRC: EX

    I. Egido, F. Fernández-Bernal, P. Centeno, L. Rouco, "Maximum Frequency Deviation Calculation in Small Isolated Power Systems", IEEE Transactions on Power Systems. vol. 24, no. 4, pp. 1731-1738, November 2009.
    show more   JCR   DOI icon 10.1109/TPWRS.2009.2030399     JCR impact factor 3.530 (2013) - CIRC: EX

    I. Egido, F. Fernández-Bernal, L. Rouco, "The Spanish AGC system: Description and analysis", IEEE Transactions on Power Systems. vol. 24, no. 1, pp. 271-278, February 2009.
    show more   JCR   DOI icon 10.1109/TPWRS.2008.2007003     JCR impact factor 3.530 (2013) - CIRC: EX

    I. Egido, F. Fernández-Bernal, L. Rouco, E. Porras, A. Saiz-Chicharro, "Reguladores de zona para el control automático de la generación", Anales de Mecánica y Electricidad. vol. LXXXV , no. IV, pp. 38-43, August 2008.
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    I. Egido, F. Fernández-Bernal, L. Rouco, E. Porras, A. Saiz-Chicharro, "El control automático de la generación en el sistema peninsular español", Anales de Mecánica y Electricidad. vol. LXXXV, no. III, pp. 26-31, June 2008.
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    E. Lobato, I. Egido, L. Rouco, G. López-Camino, "An overview of ancillary services in Spain", Electric Power Systems Research. vol. 78, no. 3, pp. 515-523, March 2008.
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    I. Egido, F. Fernández-Bernal, L. Rouco, "Evaluation of Automatic Generation Control (AGC) regulators by performance indices using data from real operation", IET Generation Transmission & Distribution. vol. 1, no. 2, pp. 294-302, March 2007.
    show more   JCR   DOI icon 10.1049/iet-gtd:20060173      JCR impact factor 1.414 (2012) - CIRC: A

    I. Egido, F. Fernández-Bernal, L. Rouco, E. Porras, A. Saiz-Chicharro, "Modeling of thermal generating units for automatic", IEEE Transactions on Control Systems Technology. vol. 12, no. 1, pp. 205-210, January 2004.
    show more   JCR   JCR impact factor 2.521 (2013) - CIRC: A

 21 publications

Conference Papers

    F. Fernández-Bernal, I. Egido, E. Lobato, "Secondary reserve limitation to wind power penetratrion in the Spanish power system", 2014 IEEE Innovative Smart Grid Technologies Asia Conference - ISGT Asia 2014. ISBN: 978-1-4799-1299-5, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, 20-23 May 2014
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    E. Saiz, E. Lobato, I. Egido, L. Rouco, "Power losses minimization within Spanish wind farms evacuation networks", 2013 IEEE Power and Energy Society General Meeting - IEEE PES 2013. ISBN: 978-1-4799-1301-5, Vancouver, Canada, 21-25 July 2013
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    I. Saboya, I. Egido, E. Pilo, L. Rouco, "Impact of high-speed trains in small isolated power systems phase to phase unbalances", 13th International conference on design and operation in railway engineering 2012 - COMPRAIL 2012. ISBN: 978-1-84564-616-5, pp. 615-626, New Forest, United Kingdom, 11-13 September 2012
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    J.C. Pérez, C. Combarros, D. Rubio, R. Veguillas, M.J. Hermosa, I. Egido, "TWENTIES project: wind power for wide-area control of the grid", 10th International Workshop on Large-Scale Integration of Wind Power into Power Systems as well as on Transmission Networks for Offshore Wind Power Farms. Aarhus, Denmark, 25-26 October 2011
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    I. Saboya, I. Egido, E. Lobato, L. Sigrist, "Analysis of UFLS schemes with increased wind generation in small isolated power systems", 17th Power Systems Computation Conference - PSCC'11. Estocolmo, Sweden, 22-26 August 2011
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    E. Lobato, I. Egido, L. Rouco, "Performance evaluation of ancillary services in the Turkish power system", 12th Portuguese-Spanish Conference in Electrical Engineering - XIICLEEE 2011. ISBN: 978-972-8822-23-1, Ponta Delgada, Azores, Portugal, 30 June-2 July 2011
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    I. Egido, F. Fernández-Bernal, L. Rouco, "Operation of rapid start units in an AGC area", 12th Portuguese-Spanish Conference in Electrical Engineering - XIICLEEE 2011. ISBN: 978-972-8822-23-1, Ponta Delgada, Azores, Portugal, 30 June-2 July 2011
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    L. Sigrist, I. Egido, L. Rouco, "Frequency stability boundary of small isolated power systems", 26th Convention of Electrical and Electronics Engineers - IEEE 2010. pp. 229-233, Eilat, Israel, 17-20 November 2010
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    L. Sigrist, I. Egido, E.F. Sánchez-Úbeda, L. Rouco, "Representative contingency identification using data mining", 2008 IEEE 25th Convention of Electrical and Electronics Engineers. ISBN: 978-1-4244-2481-8, pp. 792-796, Eilat, Israel, 3-5 December 2008
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    L. Rouco, J. Zamora, I. Egido, F. Fernández-Bernal, "Impact of wind power generators on the frequency stability of synchronous generators", Cigré Session 2008. París, France, 24-29 August 2008
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    I. Egido, L. Rouco, F. Fernández-Bernal, A. Rodríguez, J. Rupérez, F. Rodríguez-Bobada, S. Marín, "Máxima generación eólica en sistemas eléctricos aislados", XII ERIAC - Encuentro Regional Iberoamericano de CIGRÉ. Foz de Iguazú, Brazil, 20-24 May 2007
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    J.R. Jiménez-Octavio, E. Pilo, I. Egido, A. Carnicero, "New transformer sizing criteria based on moving average techniques for railway systems", 2007 ASME/IEEE Joint Rail Conference & Internal Combustion Engine Spring Technical Conference (JRCICE2007). ISBN: 0-7918-3795-5. ISBN: 0-7918-3795-5, Pueblo, Colorado, USA, 13-16 March 2007
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    I. Egido, "Regulator Desing for Automatic Generation Control (AGC)", Manchester Seminar 2006 for Young Researchers in Power Systems. Manchester, United Kingdom, 3-5 September 2006
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    P. Centeno, I. Egido, C. Domingo, F. Fernández-Bernal, L. Rouco, M. González, "Review of gas turbine models for power system stability studies", 9º Jornadas Hispano-lusas de Ingeniería Eléctric. Málaga, Spain, 30 June-2 July 2005
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    J. Rodríguez, M. González, J.R. Diago Ruíz, C. Domingo, I. Egido, P. Centeno, F. Fernández-Bernal, L. Rouco, "Un esquema centralizado de deslastre de cargas para pequeños sistemas aislado", 9º Jornadas Hispano-lusas de Ingeniería Eléctrica. Marbella, Málaga, Spain, 30 June-2 July 2005
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    I. Egido, F. Fernández-Bernal, L. Rouco, E. Porras, J.L. Ruiz Mendoza, A. Saiz-Chicharro, "An overview of an AGC for a de-regulated power system", IEE Power System Management and Control (PSMS2002). pp. 341-346. Londres, United Kingdom, 17-19 April 2002
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 16 publications

Books and Book chapters

    I. Saboya, I. Egido, E. Pilo, L. Rouco, "Impact of high-speed trains in small isolated power system phase to phase imbalances", en Computers in railways XIII. Computer system design and operation in the railway and other transit systems. WIT Transactions on the built environment, 127. Editores Brebbia, C. A. [et al]. Ed. WIT Press. Southampton, U.K., 2012.
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 1 books

Projects

    Technical support related to AGC and assessment of AGC operation, developed for: BBE. Jun/2014-Sep/2014
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    W2008-64 bits version of the AGC-IIT software intlalled in Cepsa control system, developed for: Núcleo. Jan/2014-Jan/2014
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    Grid integration of Compressed Air Energy Storage systems (CAES), developed for: Endesa. Oct/2012-Jul/2013
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    Power system oscillations IBiza-Formentera power system due to diesel engine pulsating torques, developed for: Endesa. Sep/2012-Oct/2012
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    Tuning of the power system stabilizer of gas turbine 7 of Ibiza power station, developed for: Endesa. Aug/2012-Nov/2012
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    Power system studies of Soria-Chira pumped storage power plant, developed for: Endesa. Aug/2012-Nov/2012
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    Maintenance and new capabilities of Eon Tools 2012 to 2013. Economic assessment of Eon AGC (automatic generation control) system, developed for: Eon Generacion, S. L. Apr/2012-Mar/2013
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    Technical assistance in the tests of two generating units to incorporate them to the Cepsa regulating zone, developed for: Núcleo. Oct/2011-Oct/2011
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    Southern Tenerife railway: study of the Tenerife transmission network, developed for: Ardanuy Ingeniería. Jul/2011-Nov/2011
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    AGC system for the energy management system of ALPIQ, developed for: Atos Origin. Apr/2011-Nov/2011
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    Evaluation of proposals of change of secondary regulation ancillary service, developed for: Endesa. Nov/2010-Feb/2011
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    Feasibility study and specification of a fast start system of gas turbines for secondary regulation, developed for: Endesa. Sep/2010-Aug/2012
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    Design of thefrequency load-shedding schemes of the Canary islands sytems, developed for: REE (Red Eléctrica de España). Jul/2010-Jan/2011
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    Technical assistance in the factory and site tests of AGC system for the energy management system of Cepsa, developed for: Núcleo. Apr/2010-Dec/2010
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    AGC system for the energy management system of Cepsa, developed for: Nucleo. Apr/2010-Apr/2010
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    Transmission system operation with large penetration of wind and other renewable electricity sources in networks by means of innovative tools and Integrated Energy Solutions, developed for: Comisión Europea. Apr/2010-Sep/2013
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    STORE: demostration project on energy storage technologies, developed for: Endesa. Dec/2009-Dec/2012
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    Feasibility study for establishing a central monitoring system for ancillary services in the Turkish electricity market, developed for: Mercados EMI. Sep/2009-Jul/2010
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    Models of the Cas Tresorer Combined Cycle Power Plant, developed for: Duro Felguera. May/2009-Sep/2010
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    Incorporation of the steam boilers and turbine of Escatron combined cycle plant to the Global3 AGC system, developed for: Global 3. Feb/2009-Dec/2009
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    Active and Reactive power control in wind generation, developed for: Acciona Energía S.A.. Sep/2008-Oct/2009
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    Feasibility study and specification of a fast start system of gas turbines for secondary regulation, developed for: Global 3. Jul/2008-Oct/2008
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    Design of load shedding schemes in isolated power systems with high penetration on renewales, developed for: REE (Red Eléctrica de España). Jul/2008-Jun/2009
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    The hydro generation in the secondary reserve and load following service, developed for: Iberdrola. Apr/2008-May/2008
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    Technical support in the AGC start-up process, developed for: Global 3. Apr/2008-Apr/2008
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    Support in the operation of BBE AGC system during 2008-2010 , developed for: ABB. Apr/2008-Mar/2010
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    Technical assistance in the factory and site tests of AGC system for the energy management system of Global3, developed for: Eliop. Feb/2008-Mar/2008
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    Up date of the underfrequency load shedding scheme of La Palma island, developed for: Endesa Generación-Unelco. Apr/2007-Jun/2007
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    Models of the Barranco de Tirajana II combined cycle power plant, developed for: Duro Felguera. Apr/2007-May/2007
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    Power system stability study of the Riga TPP-2 combined cycle power plant , developed for: Iberdrola Ingeniería y Consultoría. Apr/2007-May/2007
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    Power system stability study of the Ludwigsau combined cycle power plant , developed for: Iberdrola Ingeniería y Consultoría. Mar/2007-Apr/2007
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    System studies of the hydro eolic power plant of El Hierro, developed for: Endesa Generacion. Feb/2007-Jun/2007
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    Study on the dynamic performance of the Energy Works cogeneration plant in Cartagena , developed for: Iberdrola Ingeniería y Consultoría. Feb/2007-Feb/2007
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    AGC system for the energy management system of BBE, developed for: ABB. Jan/2007-Jun/2007
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    Technical assistance for the integration and tests of AGC system for the energy management system of BBE, developed for: ABB. Jan/2007-Jun/2007
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    Models of the Cas Tresorer Combined Cycle Power Plant, developed for: Duro Felguera. Dec/2006-Mar/2007
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    Not Available, developed for: Endesa Generación. Jul/2006-Sep/2006
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    Load-frequency requirements in isolated systems with high wind penetration, developed for: REE (Red Eléctrica de España). Mar/2006-Jul/2006
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    Modeling and parameter estimation of the speed-governing system, turbine and boiler of the unit number 4 of Jinamar power station, developed for: Endesa Generación-Unelco. Jan/2006-Jun/2006
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    AGC system for the energy management system of Global3, developed for: Eliop. Dec/2005-Jun/2006
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    SISCANT II - Development and certification of advanced systems of control for UAV (Unmanned Aerial Vehicles), developed for: Ministerio de Industria, Turismo y Comercio. Dec/2005-Jun/2008
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    Development of scenarios of Spanish Power System, developed for: Endesa Generación. Nov/2005-Apr/2006
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    Study of the dynamic performance of the Moralets pumped storage plant, developed for: Endesa Generación. Nov/2005-Apr/2006
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    Design of generation control schemes to reduce the use of secondary regulation band, developed for: Endesa. Jul/2005-Mar/2006
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    Models of the Barranco de Tirajana Combined Cycle Powed Plant, developed for: Duro Felguera Energía. Mar/2005-Oct/2005
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    Models of the Son Reus II Combined Cycle Powed Plant, developed for: Duro Felguera Energía. Mar/2005-Oct/2005
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    Model update of Mallorca-Menorca power system, developed for: Endesa Generación (GESA). Jan/2005-Sep/2005
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    System studies due to the connection of the diesel generators 14 and 15 at Guinchos Power Station (La Palma), developed for: Endesa Generación-Unelco. Jan/2005-Sep/2005
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    Integration of the Arrubal combined cycle power plant the Gas Natural AGC system, developed for: Gas Natural. Oct/2004-Jan/2005
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    Stability studies of the Ibiza power system, developed for: Endesa Generación (GESA). Jan/2004-Aug/2004
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    Stability studies due to the connection of new diesel generators in Punta Grande power station, developed for: Endesa Generación-Unelco. Jan/2004-Aug/2004
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    Stability studies due to the connection of new diesel generators in Salinas power station, developed for: Endesa Generación-Unelco. Jan/2004-Aug/2004
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    Voltage regulation in the Lanzarote-Fuerteventura system, developed for: Endesa Distribución Eléctrica. Oct/2003-Nov/2003
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    Technical support for the implementation of the AGC in the new energy control system of Endesa, developed for: Endesa. Feb/2002-Jan/2003
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    Implementation of a new regulator for the Endesa's AGC, developed for: Endesa Generación. May/2001-Nov/2001
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    Optimization of the configuration and tuning of Endesa's AGC, developed for: Endesa. Jun/2000-Jan/2002
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 56 projects

Training courses

    Course on the use of the simulation package PSS/E, developed for: Hidroeléctrica del Cantábrico, S.A. Jun/2012-Oct/2012
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    Course on AGC basic principles, AGC-IIT software, rapid start and steam turbine integration, developed for: Global 3. Nov/2011-Nov/2011
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    Course on load flow, developed for: Unión Fenosa Distribución. Sep/2009-Sep/2009
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    EES/UETP Course \'New challenges to ancillary services regulation and operation\', developed for: Varios. Nov/2007-Nov/2007
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    Not Available, developed for: Endesa -Gesa Endesa. Sep/2005-Sep/2005
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Other Activities

    Organization of "Curso UETP 'New challenges to ancillary services regulation and operation'". Universidad Pontificia Comillas. Madrid (Spain). Nov 2007.

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