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Recent Publications 

Sampat, A., Ruiz-Mercado, G., and Zavala, V.M. Economic and Environmental Analysis for Advancing Sustainable Management of Livestock Waste. Under Review, 2017. [pdf]

Jalving, J. and Zavala, V.M. An Optimization-Based State Estimation Framework for Large-Scale Natural Gas Networks. Under Review, 2017. [pdf]

Sampat, A., Martin, E., Martin, M., and Zavala, V.M. 
Technologies and Logistics for Phosphorus Recovery from Livestock Waste. Under Review, 2017. [pdf]

Cao, Y., D'Amato, F. and Zavala, V.M.
Stochastic Optimization Formulations for Wind Turbine Power Maximization and Extreme Load Mitigation. Under Review, 2017. [pdf]

Dowling, A.W. and Zavala, V.M. 
Economic Opportunities for Industrial Systems from Frequency Regulation Markets, Computers & Chemical Engineering, In Press, 2017. [pdf]

Kumar, R., Wenzel, M.J., Ellis, M.J., ElBsat, M.N., Drees, K.H. and Zavala, V.M.
A Stochastic Model Predictive Control Framework for Stationary Battery Systems, IEEE Transactions on Power Systems. In Press, 2018. [pdf]

Curtis, F.E., Waechter, A., and Zavala, V. M. A Sequential Algorithm for Solving Nonlinear Optimization Problems with Chance Constraints. SIAM Journal on Optimization, Accepted, 2018. [pdf]

Kim, K. and Zavala, V. M. Algorithmic Innovations and Software for the Dual Decomposition Method Applied to Stochastic Mixed-Integer Programs. Mathematical Programming Computation, In Press, 2017[pdf]

Jalving, J., Abhyankar, S., Kim, K., Hereld, M., Zavala, V. M. A Graph-Based Computational Framework for Simulation and Optimization of Coupled Infrastructure NetworksIET Generation, Transmission & Distribution, In Press, 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., 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., Huang, R. and Zavala, V. M. An Augmented Lagrangian Filter Method for Real-Time Embedded OptimizationIEEE Transactions on Automatic Control, 62 (12), pp. 6110-6121, 2017[pdf]