Edinburgh Research Explorer

Dr Chris Dent

Chancellor's Fellow in Industrial Mathematics

  1. 2018
  2. An integrated optimization + learning approach to optimal dynamic pricing for the retailer with multi-type customers in smart grids

    Meng, F., Zeng, X-J., Zhang, Y., Dent, C. & Gong, D. Jun 2018 In : Information Sciences . 448-449, p. 215-232 18 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  3. Quantifying uncertainty in wholesale electricity price projections using Bayesian emulation of a generation investment model

    Wilson, A., Dent, C. & Goldstein, M. 1 Mar 2018 In : Sustainable Energy, Grids and Networks. 13, p. 42-55

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  4. Challenges for Probabilistic Generation Adequacy Assessment in Sub-Saharan Africa

    Edwards, G., Dent, C. & Wade, N. 1 Feb 2018 Power & Energy Society General Meeting, 2017 IEEE. IEEE, 5 p.

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

  5. 2017
  6. Assessing the Potential Impact of Grid-Scale Variable Renewable Energy on the Reliability of Electricity Supply in Kenya

    Edwards, G., Dent, C. & Wade, N. 5 Dec 2017 In : IDS Bulletin. 48, 5-6, 22 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  7. Assessing the contribution of nightly rechargeable grid-scale storage to generation capacity adequacy

    Edwards, G., Sheehy, S., Dent, C. & Troffaes, M. C. M. Dec 2017 In : Sustainable Energy, Grids and Networks. 12, p. 69-81 13 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  8. Pumped Thermal Electricity Storage for Active Distribution Network Applications

    Ibrahim, A. A., Kazemtabrizi, B., Bordin, C., Dent, C. & McTigue, J. D. 20 Jul 2017 PowerTech, 2017 IEEE Manchester . IEEE, 6 p.

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

  9. Research on Common-Mode and Dependent (CMD) Outage Events in Power Systems: A Review

    Papic, M., Agarwal, S., Allan, R. N., Billinton, R., Dent, C., Ekisheva, S., Gent, D., Jiang, K., Li, W., Mitra, J., Pitto, A., Schneider, A., Singh, C., Vadlamudi, V. V. & Varghese, M. Mar 2017 In : IEEE Transactions on Power Systems. 32, 2, p. 1528-1536 8 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

  10. Operational Planning and Optimisation in Active Distribution Networks using Modern Intelligent Power Flow Controllers

    Ibrahim, A. A., Kazemtabrizi, B. & Dent, C. 16 Feb 2017 PES Innovative Smart Grid Technologies Conference Europe (ISGT-Europe), 2016 IEEE . IEEE, 6 p.

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

  11. A Linear Programming Approach for Battery Degradation Analysis and Optimization in Offgrid Power Systems with Solar Energy Integration

    Bordin, C., Anuta, H., Crossland, A., Lascurain, G., Dent, C. & Vigo, D. Feb 2017 In : Renewable Energy. 101, p. 417-430 14 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  12. The Coordinated Voltage Control Meets Imperfect Communication System

    Xu, J., Sun, H. & Dent, C. 2017 PES Innovative Smart Grid Technologies Conference Europe (ISGT-Europe), 2016 IEEE . IEEE, 5 p.

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

  13. 2016
  14. Capacity Value of Solar Power: Report of the IEEE PES Task Force on Capacity Value of Solar Power: International Conference on Probabilistic Methods Applied to Power Systems (PMAPS)

    Dent, C., Sioshansi, R., Reinhart, J., Wilson, A., Zachary, S., Lynch, M., Bothwell, C. & Steele, C. 5 Dec 2016 2016 International Conference on Probabilistic Methods Applied to Power Systems. Beijing: IEEE, 7 p.

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

  15. Impact of high wind penetration on variability of unserved energy in power system adequacy: International Conference on Probabilistic Methods Applied to Power Systems (PMAPS)

    Sheehy, S., Edwards, G., Dent, C., Kazemtabrizi, B., Troffaes, M. & Tindemans, S. Dec 2016 2016 International Conference on Probabilistic Methods Applied to Power Systems (PMAPS) . Beijing: IEEE, 6 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

  16. Benchmarking and Validation of Cascading Failure Analysis Tools

    Bialek, J., Ciapessoni, E., Cirio, D., CotillaSanchez, E., Dent, C., Dobson, I., Henneaux, P., Hines, P., Jardim, J., Miller, S., Panteli, M., Papic, M., Pitto, A., QuirosTortos, J. & Wu, D. Nov 2016 In : IEEE Transactions on Power Systems. 31, 6, p. 4887-4900 14 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  17. Bayesian framework for power network planning under uncertainty

    Lawson, A., Goldstein, M. & Dent, C. Sep 2016 In : Sustainable Energy, Grids and Networks. 7, p. 47-57 11 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  18. Distribution network optimization for real-time generation & flexible demand management

    Loukarakis, E. & Dent, C. 11 Aug 2016 Power Systems Computation Conference (PSCC), 2016 . IEEE, 7 p.

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

  19. Calibration and sensitivity analysis of long-term generation investment models using Bayesian emulation

    Xu, M., Wilson, A. & Dent, C. Mar 2016 In : Sustainable Energy, Grids and Networks. 5, p. 58-69 12 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  20. Decentralized Multi-Period Economic Dispatch for Real-Time Flexible Demand Management

    Loukarakis, E., Dent, C. & Bialek, J. Jan 2016 In : IEEE Transactions on Power Systems. 31, 1, p. 672-684 13 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  21. Coordinated Control of DC Voltage Magnitudes and State of Charges in a Cluster of DC Microgrids

    Shahbazi, M., Kazemtabrizi, B. & Dent, C. 2016 PES Innovative Smart Grid Technologies Conference Europe (ISGT-Europe), 2016 IEEE . IEEE, 5 p.

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

  22. 2015
  23. Data Analysis and Robust Modelling of the Impact of Renewable Generation on Long Term Security of Supply and Demand

    Troffaes, M., Williams, E. & Dent, C. 5 Oct 2015 2015 IEEE Power & Energy Society General Meeting. Denver, Colorado, US: IEEE, 5 p.

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

  24. Defining and Evaluating the Capacity Value of Distributed Generation

    Dent, C., HernandezOrtiz, A., Blake, S., Miller, D. & Roberts, D. Sep 2015 In : IEEE Transactions on Power Systems. 30, 5, p. 2329-2337 9 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  25. Investigation of Maximum Possible OPF Problem Decomposition Degree for Decentralized Energy Markets

    Loukarakis, E., Bialek, J. & Dent, C. Sep 2015 In : IEEE Transactions on Power Systems. 30, 5, p. 2566-2578 13 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  26. Quantifying the contribution of wind farms to distribution network reliability

    Blake, S., Taylor, P., Dent, C. & Miller, D. May 2015 In : Wind Energy. 18, 5, p. 941-953 13 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  27. Forecasting and Probabilistic Methods for Power Systems: A Review of UK Research

    Dent, C. 2015 IET. 16 p.

    Research output: Book/ReportCommissioned report

  28. 2014
  29. Further Results on the Probability Theory of Capacity Value of Additional Generation

    Dent, C. & Zachary, S. 2014 International Conference on Probabilistic Methods Applied to Power Systems (PMAPS). Durham, England: IEEE, 6 p.

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

  30. 2013
  31. Capacity value of distributed generation for network capacity planning

    Aalto, J. (ed.), Dent, C., Davison, P., Blake, S., Miller, D. & Roberts, D. 16 Dec 2013 2Electricity Distribution (CIRED 2013), 22nd International Conference and Exhibition on. Stockholm, Sweden: IEEE, 1 p.

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

  32. Renewable electric energy integration: Quantifying the value of design of markets for international transmission capacity

    Neuhoff, K., Barquin, J., Bialek, J., Boyd, R., Dent, C., Echavarren, F., Grau, T., C, V., Hobbs, B., Kunz, F. & Nabe, C. Nov 2013 In : Energy Economics. 40, p. 760-772 13 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  33. A general framework for decentralized trading in electricity markets

    Loukarakis, E., Bialek, J. & Dent, C. 2013 Bulk Power System Dynamics and Control - IX Optimization, Security and Control of the Emerging Power Grid (IREP), 2013 IREP Symposium. 1 p.

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

  34. Challenge: Modelling Unit Commitment as a Planning Problem

    Campion, J., Dent, C., Fox, M., Long, D. & Magazzeni, D. 2013 23rd International Conference on Automated Planning and Scheduling (ICAPS-13). ICAPS-13

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

  35. 2012
  36. Probability theory of capacity value of additional generation

    Zachary, S. & Dent, C. Feb 2012 In : Proceedings of the Institution of Mechanical Engineers, Part O: Journal of Risk and Reliability. 226, 1, p. 33-43 11 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  37. Wind generation’s contribution to supporting peak electricity demand – meteorological insights

    Brayshaw, D., Dent, C. & Zachary, S. Feb 2012 In : Proceedings of the Institution of Mechanical Engineers, Part O: Journal of Risk and Reliability. 226, 1, p. 44-50 7 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  38. Capacity Value of Additional Generation: Probability Theory and Sampling Uncertainty

    Dent, C. & Zachary, S. 2012 International Conference on Probabilistic Methods Applied to Power Systems (PMAPS). Istanbul

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

  39. Capacity value of solar power

    Duignan, R., Dent, C., Mills, A., Samaan, N., Milligan, M., Keane, A. & O'Malley, M. 2012 IEEE Power and Energy Society General Meeting 2012. 1 p.

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

  40. Overview of Common Mode outages in power systems

    Papic, M., Awodele, K., Billinton, R., Dent, C., Eager, D., Hamoud, G., Jirutitijaroen, C., Kumbale, M., Mitra, J., Samaan, N., Schneider, A. & Singh, C. 2012 IEEE Power and Energy Society General Meeting.

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

  41. Risk Limiting Dispatch

    Entriken, R., Varaiya, P., Wu, F., Bialek, J., Dent, C., Tuohy, A. & Rajagopal, R. 2012 2012 IEEE Power and Energy Society General Meeting. San Diego: IEEE, 1 p.

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

  42. 2011
  43. Capacity Value of Wind Power

    Keane, A., Milligan, M., Dent, C., Hasche, B., D'Annunzio, C., Dragoon, K., Holttinen, H., Samaan, N., Soder, L. & O'Malley, M. May 2011 In : IEEE Transactions on Power Systems. 26, 2, p. 564-572 9 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  44. Non-iterative Method for Modeling Systematic Data Errors in Power System Risk Assessment

    Dent, C. & Bialek, J. Feb 2011 In : IEEE Transactions on Power Systems. 26, 1, p. 120-127 8 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  45. Opportunity Cost Bidding by Wind Generators in Forward Markets: Analytical Results

    Dent, C., Bialek, J. & Hobbs, B. Jan 2011 In : IEEE Transactions on Power Systems. 26, 3, p. 1600-1608 9 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  46. Challenges in Quantifying Wind Generation’s Contribution to Securing Peak Demand

    Zachary, S., Dent, C. & Brayshaw, D. 2011 IEEE Power and Energy Society General Meeting (invited paper). Detroit: IEEE

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

  47. Component Time-to-Failure Distribution Estimation with Limited Statistical Data: A Critical Survey

    Dent, C. & Gray, J. 2011 IEEE Power and Energy Society General Meeting. Detroit: IEEE

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

  48. Electricity Market Reform – consultation document. Comments on behalf of Durham Energy Institute

    Bialek, J., Dent, C. & Eager, D. 2011 Durham Energy Institute.

    Research output: Book/ReportCommissioned report

  49. Model structures, data and meteorological insights for assessing wind generation’s contribution to supporting peak electricity demand

    Dent, C., Brayshaw, D. & Zachary, S. 2011 Advances in Risk and Reliability Symposium. Stratford-upon-Avon

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

  50. 2010
  51. Simplified Methods for Renewable Generation Capacity Credit Calculation: A Critical Review

    Dent, C., Keane, A. & Bialek, J. Sep 2010 IEEE Power and Energy Society General Meeting, 2010 IEEE. Minneapolis: IEEE, 8 p.

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

  52. Electricity Tracing in Systems With and Without Circulating Flows: Physical Insights and Mathematical Proofs

    Achayuthakan, C., Dent, C., Bialek, J. & Ongsakul, W. Feb 2010 In : IEEE Transactions on Power Systems. 25, 2, p. 1078-1087 10 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  53. Application of wind generation capacity credits in the Great Britain and Irish systems

    Dent, C., Bialek, J., Hasche, B. & Keane, A. 2010 Proceedings of CIGRE 2010. Paris: CIGRE

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

  54. Capacity value of large tidal barrages

    Radtke, J., Couch, S. & Dent, C. 2010 IEEE 11th International Conference on Probabilistic Methods Applied to Power Systems (PMAPS). Singapore: IEEE, 6 p.

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

  55. Challenges in power system modelling

    Hobbs, B., Ralph, D., Bialek, J., Kirschen, D., O'Malley, M., Meyn, S. & Dent, C. 2010 In : Inside OR.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  56. Experience with Stochastic Methods for the Planning and Operation of Transmission Systems

    Dent, C. 2010 Cigre Session. Paris

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

  57. Generation adequacy assessment with high wind penetrations

    Dent, C. 2010 National Grid.

    Research output: Book/ReportCommissioned report

  58. Insufficient Ramping Resource Expectation: A New Flexibility Metric

    Dent, C., Lannoye, E., Power, M. & Keane, A. 2010 Cigre Session. Paris

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

  59. NETS SQSS Fundamental Review: April Consultation Response

    Dent, C., Bialek, J. & Zachary, S. 2010 National Grid. 1 p.

    Research output: Book/ReportCommissioned report

  60. The World Croquet Federation ranking review

    Dent, C., Nel, L. & Kirby, J. 2010 In : Inside OR.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  61. 2009
  62. ‘Operating the Electricity Transmission Network in 2020: Response to Initial Consultation’, August 2009

    Dent, C., Eager, D., Harrison, G., Bialek, J., Richards, A. & Zachary, S. 2009 National Grid.

    Research output: Book/ReportCommissioned report

  63. 2008
  64. Efficient secure OPF for distributed generation uptake maximisation: Power Systems Computation Conference

    Dent, C., Ochoa, L., Harrison, G. & Bialek, J. 2008 Glasgow, Scotland

    Research output: Other contribution

  65. Maximisation of intermittent renewable generation in active networks: CIRED Seminar: SmartGrids for Distribution

    Ochoa, L., Dent, C. & Harrison, G. 2008 Frankfurt, Germany

    Research output: Other contribution

  66. 2007
  67. Optimisation modelling in the electric power industry

    Dent, C. 2007 In : SCRE Newsletter.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  68. 2003
  69. Phase and intensity dependence of the dynamical Franz-Keldysh effect

    Dent, C., Murdin, B. & Galbraith, I. 16 Apr 2003 In : Physical Review B. 67, 16, 165312

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  70. 2001
  71. Quasiparticle lifetimes in the charged Bose gas and thecuprates

    Alexandrov, A. & Dent, C. 2001 In : Journal of Physics: Condensed Matter. 13, 20, p. L417-L422

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle