Projects

Part of Power Lab research includes funded projects summarized below.

Active Projects

  • Enabling Reliable Networked Microgrids for Distribution Grid Resiliency (NSF)
  • US Ignite: Focus Area 1: SD2N: Software-Dened Urban Distribution Network for Smart Cities (NSF)
  • Academic Plan: Level 1: SDSG (UConn Provost)
  • Battery Energy Storage System (Eversource)
  • Grid-Side System Enhancements to Integrate Distributed Energy Resources (Eversource)
  • Evaluation of Grid Resilience Activities with a Total System Performance Assessment Model (Eversource)

Completed Projects

  • Enabling Highly Resilient and Efficient Microgrids through Ultrafast Programmable Networks  (NSF)
  • Grid-Side System Enhancements to Integrate Distributed Energy Resources, Phase I (Eversource)
  • Scholarship Facilitation Award: Software-Dened Distribution Network for Smart Cities (UConn OVPR)
  • Unintentional Islanding & Frequency Response Analysis, Phase I (Eversource)
  • Rural Communities Energy Assurance Program  (USDA/CCAT)
  • Assessment of the GridLink Technology (Pareto Energy)
  • WiFi-Enabled Plug-in Multi-Outlet Adapter (DOE)
  • Evaluation of Selective Hardening Options (Northeast Utilities)
  • Reliability Evaluation and Enhancement of Synchronized Phasor Network (DOE/BC Hydro)
  • Smart Building Smart Grid (UConn SOE)
  • Critical Technologies for Grid Integration of Electric Vehicles  (DOT-MIT-UCONN CTLS)
  • Risk in Wide Area Measurement and Control System and Its Impact on Power System Reliability (UConn Foundation)