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Research Output 2002 2020

12 Citations (Scopus)

AC-link, single-phase, photovoltaic Module Integrated Inverter

Harb, S., Zhang, H. & Balog, R., 2013, 2013 28th Annual IEEE Applied Power Electronics Conference and Exposition, APEC 2013. p. 177-182 6 p. 6520204

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Electrolytic capacitors
Topology
Reactive power
Energy storage
Capacitance
4 Citations (Scopus)

Active power decoupling method based on dual buck circuit with model predictive control

Xiao, S., Li, X., Zhang, H. & Balog, R., 18 Apr 2018, APEC 2018 - 33rd Annual IEEE Applied Power Electronics Conference and Exposition. Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc., Vol. 2018-March. p. 3089-3094 6 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Model predictive control
Networks (circuits)
Electrolytic capacitors
Bridge circuits
Electric potential
13 Citations (Scopus)

A finite-element analysis approach to determine the parasitic capacitances of high-frequency multiwinding transformers for photovoltaic inverters

Shadmand, M. B. & Balog, R., 2013, 2013 IEEE Power and Energy Conference at Illinois, PECI 2013. p. 114-119 6 p. 6506044

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

High frequency transformers
Capacitance
Finite element method
Geometry
Costs
6 Citations (Scopus)

A five-level neutral-point-clamped/H-Bridge quasi-impedance source inverter for grid connected PV system

Bayhan, S., Trabelsi, M., Ellabban, O., Abu-Rub, H. & Balog, R., 21 Dec 2016, Proceedings of the IECON 2016 - 42nd Annual Conference of the Industrial Electronics Society. IEEE Computer Society, p. 2502-2507 6 p. 7793710

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Topology
Pulse width modulation
Dynamic response
4 Citations (Scopus)

A harmonic constrained minimum energy controller for a single-phase grid-tied inverter using model predictive control

Li, X., Shadmand, M. B., Balog, R. & Abu-Rub, H., 27 Oct 2015, 2015 IEEE Energy Conversion Congress and Exposition, ECCE 2015. Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc., p. 5153-5159 7 p. 7310386

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Model predictive control
Harmonic distortion
Controllers
Switches
Switching frequency

A Hill-Climbing Optimization Approach for Closed-Loop Auto-Tuning of the Grid-Connected Ripple-Port Inverters

Metry, M., Kim, M. & Balog, R., 1 May 2019, ICPE 2019 - ECCE Asia - 10th International Conference on Power Electronics - ECCE Asia. Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc., p. 754-759 6 p. 8797058. (ICPE 2019 - ECCE Asia - 10th International Conference on Power Electronics - ECCE Asia).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Auto-tuning
Hill Climbing
Ripple
Closed-loop
Capacitors

A method for intensity calibration of an electron spectrometer with multi-angle detection

Ábrók, L., Buhr, T., Kövér, Á., Balog, R., Hatvani, D., Herczku, P., Kovács, S. & Ricz, S., 15 Feb 2016, In : Nuclear Instruments and Methods in Physics Research, Section B: Beam Interactions with Materials and Atoms. 369, p. 24-28 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Spectrometers
Calibration
spectrometers
Electrons
electrons
1 Citation (Scopus)

A model parity study on the model predictive control based sensorless current mode

Metry, M. & Balog, R., 4 Jun 2018, Proceedings - 2018 IEEE 12th International Conference on Compatibility, Power Electronics and Power Engineering, CPE-POWERENG 2018. Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc., p. 1-6 6 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Model predictive control
Error analysis
Solar energy
Costs
Hardware
15 Citations (Scopus)

A Model Predictive Control technique for utility-scale grid connected battery systems using packed U cells multilevel inverter

Xiao, S., Metry, M., Trabelsi, M., Balog, R. & Abu-Rub, H., 21 Dec 2016, Proceedings of the IECON 2016 - 42nd Annual Conference of the Industrial Electronics Society. IEEE Computer Society, p. 5953-5958 6 p. 7793712

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Model predictive control
Topology
Controllers
Harmonic distortion
Power converters
4 Citations (Scopus)

A modified symmetric and asymmetric multilevel power inverter with reduced number of power switches controlled by MPC

Mosa, M., Balog, R., Abu-Rub, H. & Elbuluk, M., 17 May 2017, 2017 IEEE Applied Power Electronics Conference and Exposition, APEC 2017. Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc., p. 488-493 6 p. 7930738

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Switches
Model predictive control
Topology
Harmonic distortion
Power electronics
6 Citations (Scopus)

A modular power electronics instructional laboratory

Balog, R. & Krein, P. T., 2003, In : PESC Record - IEEE Annual Power Electronics Specialists Conference. 2, p. 932-937 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Power Electronics
Power electronics
boxes
Module
MOSFET
42 Citations (Scopus)

An Active Filter Method to Eliminate DC-Side Low-Frequency Power for a Single-Phase Quasi-Z-Source Inverter

Ge, B., Liu, Y., Abu-Rub, H., Balog, R., Peng, F. Z., Sun, H. & Li, X., 1 Aug 2016, In : IEEE Transactions on Industrial Electronics. 63, 8, p. 4838-4848 11 p., 7448902.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Active filters
Capacitors
Electric potential
Topology
Capacitance
12 Citations (Scopus)

An active filter method to eliminate dc-side low-frequency power for single-phase quasi-Z source inverter

Ge, B., Abu-Rub, H., Liu, Y. & Balog, R., 8 May 2015, APEC 2015 - 30th Annual IEEE Applied Power Electronics Conference and Exposition. May ed. Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc., Vol. 2015-May. p. 827-832 6 p. 7104445

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Active filters
Capacitors
Topology
Electric potential
Switching frequency
1 Citation (Scopus)

Analysis and comparison of two active anti-islanding detection methods

Li, X. & Balog, R., 23 Sep 2014, 2014 IEEE 57th International Midwest Symposium on Circuits and Systems, MWSCAS 2014. Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc., p. 443-446 4 p. 6908447

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Reactive power
Accidents
12 Citations (Scopus)

Analysis and design of smart PV modules

Mazumdar, P., Enjeti, P. N. & Balog, R., 2013, 2013 28th Annual IEEE Applied Power Electronics Conference and Exposition, APEC 2013. p. 84-91 8 p. 6520189

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Feedforward control
Electric potential
Electrolytic capacitors
Incident solar radiation
Photovoltaic cells
20 Citations (Scopus)

Analysis and mitigation of common mode voltages in photovoltaic power systems

Essakiappan, S., Enjeti, P., Balog, R. & Ahmed, S., 2011, IEEE Energy Conversion Congress and Exposition: Energy Conversion Innovation for a Clean Energy Future, ECCE 2011, Proceedings. p. 28-35 8 p. 6063745

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Electric potential
Topology
DC-DC converters
Signal interference
Shielding
18 Citations (Scopus)

An effective Model Predictive Control for grid connected Packed U Cells multilevel inverter

Trabelsi, M., Bayhan, S., Metry, M., Abu-Rub, H., Ben-Brahim, L. & Balog, R., 25 Apr 2016, 2016 IEEE Power and Energy Conference at Illinois, PECI 2016. Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc., 7459233

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Model predictive control
Harmonic distortion
Electric potential
Capacitors
Topology
3 Citations (Scopus)

A new control strategy for megawatt scale multilevel photovoltaic inverters under partial shading

Essakiappan, S., Krishnamoorthy, H. S., Enjeti, P., Balog, R. & Ahmed, S., 2012, Proceedings - 2012 3rd IEEE International Symposium on Power Electronics for Distributed Generation Systems, PEDG 2012. p. 336-343 8 p. 6254023

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Electric inverters
Electric potential
Multiple zones
Reactive power
Controllers
33 Citations (Scopus)

A new multilevel converter for megawatt scale solar photovoltaic utility integration

Krishnamoorthy, H. S., Essakiappan, S., Enjeti, P. N., Balog, R. & Ahmed, S., 2012, APEC 2012 - 27th Annual IEEE Applied Power Electronics Conference and Exposition. p. 1431-1438 8 p. 6166008

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Electric potential
Insulated gate bipolar transistors (IGBT)
Capacitors
Switches
Topology
3 Citations (Scopus)

An improved adaptive perturb & observe maximum power point tracking technique

Xiao, S. & Balog, R., 9 Mar 2018, 2018 IEEE Texas Power and Energy Conference, TPEC 2018. Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc., Vol. 2018-February. p. 1-6 6 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Controllers
System stability
Power generation
Experiments

An improved hierarchy and autonomous control for DC microgrid based on both model predictive and distributed droop control

Xiao, S. & Balog, R., 18 Apr 2018, APEC 2018 - 33rd Annual IEEE Applied Power Electronics Conference and Exposition. Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc., Vol. 2018-March. p. 3319-3325 7 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Energy storage
Electric potential
Electric current control
Dynamical systems
Switches
35 Citations (Scopus)

An improved MPPT technique for high gain DC-DC converter using model predictive control for photovoltaic applications

Shadmand, M. B., Mosa, M., Balog, R. & Abu-Rub, H., 2014, APEC 2014 - 29th Annual IEEE Applied Power Electronics Conference and Exposition. Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc., p. 2993-2999 7 p. 6803730

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Model predictive control
DC-DC converters
Solar radiation
Solar energy
Electric potential
1 Citation (Scopus)

A parameter mismatch study on model predictive control based sensorless current mode

Metry, M. & Balog, R., 9 Mar 2018, 2018 IEEE Texas Power and Energy Conference, TPEC 2018. Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc., Vol. 2018-February. p. 1-6 6 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Model predictive control
Controllers
Solar energy
32 Citations (Scopus)

A photovoltaic module thermal model using observed insolation and meteorological data to support a long life, highly reliable module-integrated inverter design by predicting expected operating temperature

Balog, R., Kuai, Y. & Uhrhan, G., 2009, 2009 IEEE Energy Conversion Congress and Exposition, ECCE 2009. p. 3343-3349 7 p. 5316107

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Incident solar radiation
Temperature control
Temperature
Photovoltaic cells
Power electronics
21 Citations (Scopus)

Arc fault and flash detection in DC photovoltaic arrays using wavelets

Wang, Z. & Balog, R., 2013, 39th IEEE Photovoltaic Specialists Conference, PVSC 2013. Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc., p. 1619-1624 6 p. 6744455

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Fault detection
Wavelet transforms
Fast Fourier transforms
Pattern recognition
Signal to noise ratio
8 Citations (Scopus)

Arc fault and flash detection in photovoltaic systems using wavelet transform and support vector machines

Wang, Z. & Balog, R., 18 Nov 2016, 2016 IEEE 43rd Photovoltaic Specialists Conference, PVSC 2016. Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc., Vol. 2016-November. p. 3275-3280 6 p. 7750271

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Wavelet transforms
Support vector machines
Fourier transforms
Signal processing
Electric potential
1 Citation (Scopus)

Arc fault and flash detection in photovoltaic systems using wavelet transform and support vector machines

Wang, Z. & Balog, R., 25 May 2018, 2017 IEEE 44th Photovoltaic Specialist Conference, PVSC 2017. Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc., p. 1-6 6 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Wavelet transforms
Support vector machines
Fourier transforms
Signal processing
Electric potential
51 Citations (Scopus)

Arc Fault and Flash Signal Analysis in DC Distribution Systems Using Wavelet Transformation

Wang, Z. & Balog, R., 1 Jul 2015, In : IEEE Transactions on Smart Grid. 6, 4, p. 1955-1963 9 p., 7063248.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Signal analysis
Wavelet transforms
Frequency domain analysis
Fast Fourier transforms
Pattern recognition
27 Citations (Scopus)

Arc fault signal detection - Fourier transformation vs. wavelet decomposition techniques using synthesized data

Wang, Z., McConnell, S., Balog, R. & Johnson, J., 15 Oct 2014, 2014 IEEE 40th Photovoltaic Specialist Conference, PVSC 2014. Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc., p. 3239-3244 6 p. 6925625

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Wavelet decomposition
Signal detection
Fast Fourier transforms
Sampling
Hazards

Arc generator for photovoltaic arc fault detector testing

Hatton, P. C., Bathaniah, M., Wang, Z. & Balog, R., 25 May 2018, 2017 IEEE 44th Photovoltaic Specialist Conference, PVSC 2017. Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc., p. 1-6 6 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Detectors
Testing
Electric codes
Hazards
Fires
3 Citations (Scopus)

Arc generator for photovoltaic arc fault detector testing

Hatton, P. C., Bathaniah, M., Wang, Z. & Balog, R., 18 Nov 2016, 2016 IEEE 43rd Photovoltaic Specialists Conference, PVSC 2016. Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc., Vol. 2016-November. p. 1702-1707 6 p. 7749914

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Detectors
Testing
Electric codes
Hazards
Fires
76 Citations (Scopus)

A system design approach for unattended solar energy harvesting supply

Kimball, J. W., Kuhn, B. T. & Balog, R., 2009, In : IEEE Transactions on Power Electronics. 24, 4, p. 952-962 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Energy harvesting
Energy storage
Solar energy
Primary batteries
Systems analysis
17 Citations (Scopus)

Automatic tuning of coupled inductor filters

Balog, R. & Krein, P. T., 2002, In : PESC Record - IEEE Annual Power Electronics Specialists Conference. 2, p. 591-596 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Active Filters
Active filters
inductors
Tuning
tuning
4 Citations (Scopus)
Model predictive control
Power electronics
Cost functions
Tuning
Capacitors
11 Citations (Scopus)

Auto-tuning the cost function weight factors in a model predictive controller for a matrix converter VAR compensator

Shadmand, M. B., Balog, R. & Abu-Rub, H., 27 Oct 2015, 2015 IEEE Energy Conversion Congress and Exposition, ECCE 2015. Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc., p. 3807-3814 8 p. 7310198

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Cost functions
Model predictive control
Tuning
Controllers
Reactive power
4 Citations (Scopus)

A variable step-size MPPT for sensorless current model predictive control for photovoltaic systems

Metry, M., Shadmand, M. B., Balog, R. & Abu-Rub, H., 13 Feb 2017, ECCE 2016 - IEEE Energy Conversion Congress and Exposition, Proceedings. Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc., 7854805

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Photovoltaic System
Variable Step Size
Model predictive control
Model Predictive Control
Controllers
6 Citations (Scopus)

Blue-box approach to power electronics and machines educational laboratories

Balog, R., Sorchini, Z., Kimball, J. W., Chapman, P. L., Krein, P. T. & Sauer, P. W., 2005, 2005 IEEE Power Engineering Society General Meeting. Vol. 2. p. 1176-1184 9 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Power electronics
Hardware
Electric machinery
Schematic diagrams
Education
61 Citations (Scopus)

Bus selection in multibus DC microgrids

Balog, R. & Krein, P. T., 2011, In : IEEE Transactions on Power Electronics. 26, 3, p. 860-867 8 p., 5643159.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Diodes
Electric potential
Redundancy
Controllers
11 Citations (Scopus)

Bus selection in multibus DC power systems

Balog, R. & Krein, P. T., 2007, IEEE Electric Ship Technologies Symposium, ESTS 2007. p. 281-287 7 p. 4233835

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Diodes
Electric potential
Redundancy
Ships
Controllers
25 Citations (Scopus)

Capacitance, dc Voltage Utilizaton, and Current Stress: Comparison of Double-Line Frequency Ripple Power Decoupling for Single-Phase Systems

Zhang, H., Li, X., Ge, B. & Balog, R., 1 Sep 2017, In : IEEE Industrial Electronics Magazine. 11, 3, p. 37-49 13 p., 8048388.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Capacitance
Networks (circuits)
Electric potential
Modulation
Energy storage
5 Citations (Scopus)

Capacitor-less D-STATCOM for reactive power compensation

Rohouma, W., Balog, R., Peerzada, A. A. & Begovic, M. M., 4 Jun 2018, Proceedings - 2018 IEEE 12th International Conference on Compatibility, Power Electronics and Power Engineering, CPE-POWERENG 2018. Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc., p. 1-6 6 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Electrolytic capacitors
Reactive power
Capacitors
Energy storage
Controllers
7 Citations (Scopus)

Capacitor-less VAR compensator based on matrix converter

Balakrishnan, D. & Balog, R., 2010, North American Power Symposium 2010, NAPS 2010. 5619592

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Capacitors
Reactive power
Service life
Costs
Wear of materials
39 Citations (Scopus)

Charge it!

Fahimi, B., Kwasinski, A., Davoudi, A., Balog, R. & Kiani, M., Jul 2011, In : IEEE Power and Energy Magazine. 9, 4, p. 54-64 11 p., 5899017.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Incandescent lamps
Industrial plants
Electricity
Air
16 Citations (Scopus)

Commutation technique for high-frequency link cycloconverter based on state-machine control

Balog, R. & Krein, P. T., Sep 2005, In : IEEE Power Electronics Letters. 3, 3, p. 101-104 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Electric commutation
Switches
AC-AC power converters
2 Citations (Scopus)

Commutation technique for high frequency link inverter without operational limitations and dead time

Kim, M. & Balog, R., 13 Feb 2017, ECCE 2016 - IEEE Energy Conversion Congress and Exposition, Proceedings. Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc., 7854930

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Electric commutation
Inverter
Voltage
Electric potential
Output
2 Citations (Scopus)

Comparison between operating modes of distributed generation on voltage profile and stability of distribution systems

Said, S. M., Hartmann, B., Aly, M. M., Mosa, M. & Balog, R., 9 Mar 2018, 2018 IEEE Texas Power and Energy Conference, TPEC 2018. Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc., Vol. 2018-February. p. 1-6 6 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Distributed power generation
Electric potential
Voltage control
MATLAB
Systems analysis
7 Citations (Scopus)

Comparison of GaN and SiC power devices in application to MW-scale quasi-Z-source cascaded multilevel inverters

Zhang, H., Ge, B., Liu, Y., Bayhan, S., Balog, R. & Abu-Rub, H., 13 Feb 2017, ECCE 2016 - IEEE Energy Conversion Congress and Exposition, Proceedings. Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc., 7854940

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Gallium nitride
Nitrides
Inverter
Silicon carbide
Silicon
5 Citations (Scopus)

Comparison of SiC and GaN devices for front-end isolation of quasi-Z-source cascaded multilevel photovoltaic inverter

Liu, Y., Ge, B., Abu-Rub, H., Zhang, H. & Balog, R., 13 Feb 2017, ECCE 2016 - IEEE Energy Conversion Congress and Exposition, Proceedings. Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc., 7854942

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Gallium nitride
Nitrides
Inverter
Silicon carbide
Isolation
8 Citations (Scopus)

Constrained decoupled power predictive controller for a single-phase grid-tied inverter

Shadmand, M. B., Li, X., Balog, R. & Abu-Rub, H., 12 Apr 2017, In : IET Renewable Power Generation. 11, 5, p. 659-668 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Switching frequency
Controllers
Model predictive control
Harmonic distortion
Power control
283 Citations (Scopus)

Control and circuit techniques to mitigate partial shading effects in photovoltaic arrays

Bidram, A., Davoudi, A. & Balog, R., 2012, In : IEEE Journal of Photovoltaics. 2, 4, p. 532-546 15 p., 6232427.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

converters
Networks (circuits)
Particle swarm optimization (PSO)
Solar energy
modules