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Recent Publications 

Sharara, M., Sampat, A., Good, L., Smith, A., Porter, P.,  Zavala, V.M., and Larson, R. Spatially Explicit Methodology for Coordinated Manure Management in Shared Watersheds. Under Review, 2016. [pdf]

Santos-Rodriguez, M., Flores-Tlacuahuac, A. and Zavala, V. M. A Stochastic Optimization Approach for the Design of Organic Fluid Mixtures for Low-Temperature Heat RecoveryUnder Review, 2016[pdf]

Chiang, N., Huang, R. and Zavala, V. M. An Augmented Lagrangian Filter Method for Real-Time Embedded OptimizationUnder Review, 2016. [pdf]

Curtis, F.E., Waechter, A., and Zavala, V. M. A Sequential Algorithm for Solving Nonlinear Optimization Problems with Chance Constraints. Under Review, 2016. [pdf]

Jalving, J., Abhyankar, S., Kim, K., Hereld, M., Zavala, V. M. A Graph-Based Computational Framework for Simulation and Optimization of Coupled Infrastructure NetworksUnder Review, 2016. [pdf]

Kim, K. and Zavala, V. M. Algorithmic Innovations and Software for the Dual Decomposition Method Applied to Stochastic Mixed-Integer Programs. Under Review, 2015[pdf]

Griffith, D., Zavala, V. M., and Biegler, L.T. Robustness Analysis of a Bi-Criterion Economic NMPC FormulationUnder Review, 2016. [pdf]

Cao, Y., Fuentes-Cortes, L.F., Chen, S., and Zavala, V. M. Scalable Modeling and Solution of Stochastic Multiobjective Optimization ProblemsComputers & Chemical Engineering, To Appear, 2017[pdf]

Dowling, A. W., Kumar, R., Zavala, V.M. A Multi-Scale Optimization Framework for Electricity Market Participation. Applied Energy, 190, pp. 147-164, 2017. [pdf]

Dowling, A. W., Zheng, T., and Zavala, V. M. Economic Assessment of Concentrated Solar Power Technologies: A Review. Renewable & Sustainable energy Reviews, To Appear, 2017. [pdf]

Kim,K., Yang, F., Zavala, V. M., and Chien, A. A. Data Centers as Dispatchable Loads to Harness Stranded Power. IEEE Transactions on Sustainable Energy, 8(1), pp. 208-218, 2017. [pdf]

Zavala, V. M. 
New Architectures for Hierarchical Predictive Control. In Proceedings of DYCOPS, 2016. [pdf]

Dowling, A.W., Ruiz-Mercado, G. and Zavala, V. M. A Framework for Multi-stakeholder Decision-Making and Conflict Resolution. Computers & Chemical Engineering, 90, pp. 136 - 150, 2016. [pdf][link]

Chiang, N. and Zavala, V. M. Large-Scale Optimal Control of Interconnected Natural Gas and Electrical Transmission Systems. Applied Energy, 168, pp. 226-235, 2016[pdf]