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Publications

    2015

  1. A. Headley and D. Chen, “Control Oriented PEM Fuel Cell Modeling Based on The Discretized Cathode Control Volume Method,” Proceedings of the ASME 2015 Power and Energy Conversion Conference, San Diego, CA, June 28-July 2.
  2. Z. Ma and D. Chen, “Modeling of Coupled Axial and Torsional Motion of a Drilling System,” Proceedings of the 2014 ASME Dynamic Systems and Control Conference, Columbus, OH, Oct. 28-30.
  3. Z. Ma, M. L. Shaltout, and D. Chen, “An Adaptive Wind Turbine Controller Considering Both the System Performance and Fatigue Loading,” accepted with revision, ASME Journal of Dynamic Systems, Measurement and Control.
  4. Z. Yan, V. Yu, M. L. Shaltout, M. Chu Cheong, and D. Chen, “Maximizing Wind Energy Capture for Speed-Constrained Wind Turbines During Partial Load Operation,” accepted with revision, ASME Journal of Dynamic Systems, Measurement and Control.
  5. Z. Ma, Z. Yan, M. L. Shaltout, and D. Chen, “Optimal Real-time Control of Wind Turbine during Partial Load Operation,” IEEE Transactions on Control Systems Technology. DOI: 10.1109/TCST.2015.2410735
  6. Z. Ma and D. Chen, “Optimal Power Dispatch and Control of a Wind Turbine and Battery Hybrid System,” Proceedings of 2015 American Control Conference, Chicago, IL, July 1-3.
  7. Z. Yan, D. Chen and M. Lin, “Optimal Region 2 Operation of A Distributed Wind Turbine with Time-Varying Weightings to Smooth Torque Variation,” Proceedings of 2015 American Control Conference, Chicago, IL, July 1-3.
  8. J.F. Hall, D. Palejiya, M. Shaltout and D. Chen, “An Integrated Control and Design Framework of Optimizing Time-horizon Energy Capture and Component Life for a Wind Turbine Variable Ratio Gearbox,” ASME Journal of Solar Energy Engineering, vol. 137 (2), 2015. DOI: 10.1115/1.4029812
  9. M. L. Shaltout, Z. Yan, D. Palejiya, and D. Chen, “Tradeoff Analysis of Energy Harvesting and Noise Emission for Distributed Wind Turbines,” Sustainable Energy Technologies and Assessments, vol. 10, pp. 12-21. DOI: 10.1016/j.seta.2015.01.005
  10. A. Headley and D. Chen, “Critical control volume sizing for improved transient thermal modeling of PEM fuel cells,” International Journal of Hydrogen Energy. DOI: 10.1016/j.ijhydene.2014.12.123
  11. M. L. Shaltout, A. A. Malikopoulos, S. Pannala, and D. Chen, “A Consumer-Oriented Control Framework for Performance Analysis in Hybrid Electric Vehicles,” IEEE Transactions on Control Systems Technology. DOI: 10.1109/TCST.2014.2376472
  12. D. Palejiya, M. Shaltout, Z. Yan and D. Chen, “L2 Stability of Wind Turbine Switching Control”, International Journal of Control, vol. 88 (1), pp. 193-203. DOI: 10.1080/00207179.2014.942883
    1. 2014

  13. C.S. Hearn, S.B. Pratap, D. Chen and R.G. Longoria, “Dynamic Performance of Lumped Parameter Model for Superconducting Levitation,” accepted with major revision, IEEE Transactions on Applied Superconductivity.
  14. M. L. Shaltout, A. A. Malikopoulos, S. Pannala, and D. Chen, “Multidisciplinary Decision Making and Optimization for Hybrid Electric Propulsion Systems,” Proceedings of IEEE International Electric Vehicle Conference (IEVC), Florence, Italy, December 17-19, 2014. DOI: 10.1109/IEVC.2014.7056212
  15. V. Yu, and D. Chen, “Peak Power Prediction of a Vanadium Redox Flow Battery,” Journal of Power Sources, vol. 268, pp. 261-268, 2014. DOI: 10.1016/j.jpowsour.2014.06.053
  16. C.S. Hearn, S.B. Pratap, D. Chen, and R.G. Longoria, “Superconducting Bearing Design for Outer Rotor Flywheel Using Lumped Parameter Techniques,” Proceedings of the 14th International Symposium on Magnetic Bearings, Linz, Austria, August 11-14, 2014.
  17. Z. Ma, M. Shaltout and D. Chen, “Adaptive Gain Modified Optimal Torque Controller for Wind Turbine Partial Load Operation”, Proceedings of the 2014 ASME Dynamic Systems and Control Conference, San Antonio, TX, Oct. 22-24. DOI: 10.1115/DSCC2014-5921
  18. A. Headley, V. Yu, and D. Chen, “Critical Control Volume Sizing for Improved Control-Oriented Thermal Modeling of PEM Fuel Cells”, Proceedings of the International Conference on Clean Energy 2014, Istanbul, Turkey, June 8-12.
  19. V. Yu, A. Headley, and D. Chen, “A Constrained Extended Kalman Filter for State-of-charge Estimation of a Vanadium Redox Flow Battery with Crossover Effects”, ASME Journal of Dynamic Systems, Measurement and Control, vol. 136 (4). DOI: 10.1115/1.4026654
  20. C.S. Hearn, S.B. Pratap, D. Chen and R.G. Longoria, “Lumped Parameter Model to Describe Dynamic Translational Interaction for High Temperature Superconducting Bearings”, IEEE Transactions on Applied Superconductivity, vol. 24 (2). DOI: 10.1109/TASC.2014.2298112
  21. M. L. Shaltout, J.F. Hall and D. Chen, “Optimal Control of a Wind Turbine with A Variable Ratio Gearbox for Maximum Energy Capture and Prolonged Gear Life”, ASME Journal of Solar Energy Engineering, vol. 136 (3), pp. 031007-1-7. DOI: 10.1115/1.4026676
  22. C.S. Hearn, S.B. Pratap, D. Chen and R.G. Longoria, “Reduced Order Dynamic Model of Permanent Magnet and HTSC Interaction in an Axisymmetric Frame”, IEEE Transactions on Mechatronics, vol. 19 (4), pp. 1226-1233. DOI: 10.1109/TMECH.2013.2277922
    1. 2013

  23. J.F. Hall and D. Chen, "Dynamic Optimization of Drivetrain Gear Ratio to Maximize Wind Turbine Power Generation, Part 1: System Model and Control Framework", ASME Journal of Dynamic Systems, Measurement and Control, vol. 135, 011016-1-10. DOI: 10.1115/1.4006882
  24. J.F. Hall and D. Chen, "Dynamic Optimization of Drivetrain Gear Ratio to Maximize Wind Turbine Power Generation, Part 2: Control Design", ASME Journal of Dynamic Systems, Measurement and Control, vol. 135, 011017-1-10. DOI: 10.1115/1.4006886
  25. D. Palejiya, J.F. Hall, C. A. Mecklenborg and D. Chen, “Switching Stability Analysis of an Integrated Wind Turbine and Rechargeable Battery System, A Common Quadratic Lyapunov Function Approach”, ASME Journal of Dynamic Systems, Measurement and Control,vol. 135, 021018-1-9. DOI: 10.1115/1.4023059
  26. C.S. Hearn, M.C. Lewis, S.B. Pratap, R.E. Hebner, F.M. Uriarte, D. Chen and R.G. Longoria, “Utilization of Optimal Control Law to Size Grid Level Flywheel Energy Storage”, IEEE Transactions on Sustainable Energy, vol. 4 (3), pp. 611 - 618. DOI:10.1109/TSTE.2013.2238564
  27. V. Yu and D. Chen, “Dynamic Model of a Vanadium Redox Flow Battery for System Performance Control”, ASME Journal of Solar Energy Engineering, vol. 136(2). DOI:10.1115/1.4024928
  28. M. Shaltout and D. Chen, “Optimal Control of a Wind Turbine for Tradeoff Analysis between Energy Harvesting and Noise Emission”, Proceedings of the 2013 ASME Dynamic Systems and Control Conference, Stanford University, Munger Center, Palo Alto, CA, Oct. 21-23. DOI: 10.1115/DSCC2013-3826
  29. V. Yu and D. Chen, “Estimating the Concentration Imbalance of a Vanadium Redox Flow Battery with Crossover Using a Constrained Extended Kalman Filter”, Proceedings of the 2013 ASME Dynamic Systems and Control Conference, Stanford University, Munger Center, Palo Alto, CA, Oct. 21-23. DOI: 10.1115/DSCC2013-3925
  30. M. Brundage, Q. Chang, D. Chen, and V. Yu, “Energy Savings Opportunities of an Integrated Facility And Production Line”, selected as one of the 5 finalists for the best paper award of the 2013 ASME Manufacturing Science and Engineering Conference, Madison, WI, June 10-14. DOI: 10.1115/MSEC2013-1191
  31. A. Headley, B. Hadisujoto, D. Chen and T.J. Moon, 2013, “Development and Validation of a Dynamic Thermal Model for a Polymer Electrolyte Membrane Fuel Cell”, Proceedings of The ASME 2013 11th Fuel Cell Science, Engineering and Technology Conference, Minneapolis, MN, July 14-19. DOI: 10.1115/FuelCell2013-18135
  32. Z. Yan, J. Hall, and D. Chen, “MIMO Control of Wind Turbine Using Direct Shooting Method”, Proceedings of The 2013 American Control Conference, Washington DC, June 17-19. DOI: 10.1109/ACC.2013.6580397
    1. 2012

  33. C. Hill, C. Such, D. Chen, M. Grady,and J. Gonzalez, “Battery Energy Storage for Enabling Integration of Distributed Solar Power Generation”, IEEE Transactions on Smart Grid, vol.3 (2). DOI:10.1109/TSG.2012.2190113
  34. J.F. Hall and D. Chen, "Performance of a 100 kW Wind Turbine with a Variable Ratio Gearbox", Renewable Energy, vol. 44, pp. 261- 266. DOI: 10.1016/j.renene.2012.01.094
  35. J.F. Hall and D. Chen, 2012, “Control of a Variable Ratio Gearbox and Mechanical Brake to Maximize Wind Energy Production", Proceedings of American Control Conference, Montreal, June, 2012. DOI: 10.1109/ACC.2012.6315173
  36. V. Yu and D. Chen, “Control-oriented Model of a Vanadium Redox Flow Battery with Crossover Effects”, Proceedings of the 2012 ASME Dynamic Systems and Control Conference, Ft. Lauderdale, FL, Oct. 17-19, 2012. DOI:10.1115/DSCC2012-MOVIC2012-8616
  37. M. L. Shaltout, N. Zhao, J.F. Hall and D. Chen, “Wind Turbine Gearbox Control for Maximum Energy Capture and Prolonged Gear Life”, Proceedings of the 2012 ASME Dynamic Systems and Control Conference, Ft. Lauderdale, FL, Oct. 17-19, 2012. DOI:10.1115/DSCC2012-MOVIC2012-8719
  38. Z. Yan and D. Chen, 2012, “A Dynamic Optimization Approach for Maximum Aerodynamic Coefficient of Wind Turbine Systems”, Proceedings of the 2012 ASME Dynamic Systems and Control Conference, Ft. Lauderdale, FL, Oct. 17-19, 2012. DOI:10.1115/DSCC2012-MOVIC2012-8719
    1. 2011

  39. J.F. Hall, C.A. Mecklenborg, and D. Chen, “The Effects of Membrane Properties and Structural Parameters on the Non-Minimum Phase Behavior of the PEM Fuel Cell Humidification System”, ASME Journal of Fuel Cell Science and Technology, vol. 9, Iss. 1
  40. D. Palejiya and D. Chen, “Closed Loop Stability of Switching Controller for Wind Turbine”, Proceedings of The 2011 ASME Dynamic Systems and Control Conference, Arlington, VA, Oct. 31-Nov. 2, 2011
  41. R. Refai, S. Yayathi, D. Chen and B. Fernandez-Rodriguez, “Hybrid Neural Net Model of a Lithium Ion Battery”, Proceedings of The 2011 ASME Dynamic Systems and Control Conference, Arlington, VA, Oct. 31-Nov. 2, 2011
  42. C. Hearn, M. Lewis, R. Thompson, D. Chen and H. Jason, “Design and Demonstration of an Extended Range Hydrogen Fuel Cell Utility Vehicle”, Proceedings of 2011 IEEE Vehicle Power and Propulsion Conference, Chicago, IL
  43. C.A. Mecklenborg, D. Palejiya, J.F. Hall, and D. Chen, "Mode Changing Stability of an Integrated Wind Turbine and Rechargeable Battery System", Proceedings of The 2011 American Control Conference, San Francisco, CA
  44. C. Hill and D. Chen, “Development of a Real-Time Testing Environment for Battery Energy Storage Systems in Renewable Energy Applications”, Proceedings of The IEEE Power and Energy Society General Meeting, Detroit, MI
    1. 2010

  45. J.F. Hall, C.A. Mecklenborg, D. Chen, and S.B. Pratap, “Wind Energy Conversion with a Variable-Ratio Gearbox: Design and Analysis”, Journal of Renewable Energy, v36, i3, March 2011, pp.1075-1080
  46. C.S. Hearn, D.A. Weeks, R.C. Thompson, and D. Chen, “Electric Vehicle Modeling Utilizing DC Motor Equations”, Proceedings of 2010 IEEE/ASME International Conference on Advanced Intelligent Mechatronics, July 6-9, 2010
  47. C.A. Mecklenborg, P. Rouenhoff, and D. Chen, “Linear Stability Control of Offshore Wind Turbines”, Proceedings of ASME Dynamic Systems and Control Conference, September 13-15, 2010
  48. J.F. Hall, C.A. Mecklenborg, and D. Chen, “Design Properties That Affect Controller Gain and Available Bandwidth of Non-Minimum Phase Membrane Humidifiers”, Proceedings of ASME Dynamic Systems and Control Conference, September 13-15, 2010
  49. B. Hadisujoto, R. Refai, D. Chen, and T.J. Moon, “Dynamic Thermal Model of PEM Fuel Cells for MIMO Control Design”, Proceedings of ASME Dynamic Systems and Control Conference, September 13-15, 2010
    1. 2004 - 2009

  50. D. Chen, W. Li and H. Peng, 2008, “An experimental study and model validation of a membrane humidifier for PEM fuel cell humidification control”, Journal of Power Source, v 180, n1, pp. 461-467.
  51. D. Chen and H. Peng, 2008, “Non-minimum phase phenomenon of PEM fuel cell membrane humidifiers”, ASME Journal of Dynamic Systems, Measurement and Control, v 130, iss 4, pp. 044501- 044510
  52. D. Chen and H. Peng, 2005, “Analysis of Non-Minimum phase behavior of PEM fuel cell membrane humidification systems”, Proceedings of 2005 American Control Conference, Portland, OR, June 2005.
  53. D. Chen and H. Peng, 2004, “A thermodynamic model of membrane humidifiers for PEM fuel cell humidification control”, ASME Journal of Dynamic Systems, Measurement and Control, v 127, n 3, pp. 424-432
  54. D. Chen and H. Peng, 2004, “Modeling and analysis of membrane humidifiers for PEM fuel cell systems”, Proceedings of the 2004 ASME International Mechanical Engineering Congress and Exposition, Anaheim, CA, November 2004
  55. D. Chen and H. Peng, 2004, “Modeling and simulation of a PEM fuel cell humidification system”, Proceedings of the 2004 American Control Conference, Boston, MA, June 2004

Patents

  1. D. Chen, V.W. Logan, and M.C. Kirklin, "Stack Cathode Inlet Relative Humidity (RH) Control without RH Sensing Device Feedback," P.R. China Patent, Number: CN102299358 B, granted on April 9, 2014 - United States Patent, Number: US8927165 B2, granted on January 6, 2015 - Germany Patent Application, Number: DE102011105405 A1, 2012.
  2. T. Choi and D. Chen, "Heel and Toe Driving on fuel cell vehicle," United States Patent, Number: US8326477 B2, granted on December 4, 2012 - P.R. China Patent, Number: CN102167034 B, granted on February 19, 2014 - Germany Patent Application, Number: DE 102011011953 A1, 2012.