Publications

Journal Papers

    1. Y. Weng, J. Yu, and R. Rajagopal, "Probabilistic Baseline Estimation for Residential Customers", IEEE Transactions on Smart Grid, first round revision.

    2. Y. Weng, R. Negi, and M. Ilic, "Probabilistic Joint State Estimation for Operational Planning", IEEE Transactions on Smart Grid, first round revision.

    3. Y. Weng, J. Yu, and R. Rajagopal, "Globally Optimal State Estimates for AC Electric Power System with Small Measurement Noise", International Journal of Electrical Power and Energy Systems, second round revision.

    4. P. Li, B. Zhang, Y. Weng, and R. Rajagopal, "A Sparse Linear Model and Significance Test for Individual Consumption Prediction", IEEE Transactions on Power Systems, accepted.

    5. Y. Weng, Y. Liao, and R. Rajagopal, "Distributed Energy Resources Connectivity Identification via Graphical Modeling", IEEE Transactions on Power Systems, Vol. PP, No. 99, pp. 1-13, Nov. 2016. [Link] [Preprint]

    6. Y. Weng, M. D. Ilic, Q. Li, and R. Negi, "Distributed Algorithms for Convexified Bad Data and Topology Error Detection and Identification Problems", International Journal of Electrical Power and Energy Systems, Vol. 83, pp. 241-250, Feb. 2016, [Link] [Preprint].

    7. Y. Weng, R. Negi, C. Faloutsos, and M. D. Ilic, "Robust Data-Driven State Estimation for Smart Grid", IEEE Transactions on Smart Grids, Vol. PP, No. 99, pp. 1-12, Jan. 2016. [Link] [Preprint]

    8. Y. Weng, M. D. Ilic, Q. Li, and R. Negi, "Convexification of Bad Data and Topology Error Detection and Identification Problems in AC Electric Power Systems", IET Generation, Transmission & Distribution, Vol. 9, No. 16, pp. 2760-2767, Dec. 2015. [Link] [Preprint]

    9. Q. Li, T. Cui, Y. Weng, R. Negi, F. Franchetti, and M. D. Ilic, "An information theoretic approach to PMU placement in electric power systems", IEEE Transactions on Smart Grid, Special Issue on Computational Intelligence Applications in Smart Grids, Vol. 4, No. 1, pp. 446-456, Mar. 2013, Invited. [Link] [Preprint]

    10. Y. Weng and D. Tuninetti, "Outage Analysis of Block-Fading Gaussian Interference Channels", IEEE Transactions on Information Theory, Vol. 57, No. 10, pp. 6487-6501, Oct. 2011. [Link] [Preprint]

Conference Papers

    1. Y. Liao, Y. Weng, C. Tan, and R. Rajagopal, [Golden Best Paper Award], "Urban Distribution Grid Line Outage Identification", International Conference on Probabilistic Methods Applied to Power Systems (PMAPS), Beijing, China, Oct. 2016. [Link] [Preprint]

    2. P. Li, B. Zhang, Y. Weng, and R. Rajagopal, "Autoregressive Model for Individual Consumption Data Sparsity Recovery and Significance Test", IEEE Power and Energy Society General Meeting (PESGM), Boston, MA, Jul. 2016. [Link] [Preprint]

    3. Y. Liao, Y. Weng, and R. Rajagopal, "Urban Distribution Grid Topology Reconstruction via Lasso", IEEE Power and Energy Society General Meeting (PESGM), Jul. 2016. [Link][Preprint]

    4. J. Yu, Y. Weng, and R. Rajagopal, "Probabilistic estimation of the potentials of intervention-based demand side energy management", IEEE SmartGridComm Symposium (SGC), Miami, FL, Nov. 2015. [Link] [Preprint]

    5. Y. Liao, Y. Weng, M. Wu, and R. Rajagopal, "Distribution Grid Topology Reconstruction: An Information Theoretic Approach", North American Power Symposium (NAPS), Charlotte, NC, Oct. 2015. [Link] [Preprint]

    6. Y. Weng and R. Rajagopal, "Probabilistic Baseline Estimation via Gaussian Process", IEEE Power and Energy Society General Meeting (PESGM), Denver, CO, Jul. 2015. [Link] [Preprint]

    7. M. S. Uddin, A. Kuh, Y. Weng, and M. D. Ilic, "Online Bad Data Detection Using Kernel Density Estimation", IEEE Power and Energy Society General Meeting (PESGM), Denver, CO, Jul. 2015. [Link] [Preprint]

    8. Y. Weng, C. Faloutsos, and M. D. Ilic, "Data-Driven Topology Estimation", IEEE SmartGridComm Symposium (SGC), Venice, Italy, Nov. 2014. [Link] [Preprint]

    9. Y. Weng, C. Faloutsos, and M. D. Ilic, "PowerScope: Early Event Detection and Identification in Electric Power Systems", The European Conference on Machine Learning and Principles and Practice of Knowledge Discovery in Databases (ECML/PKDD), 2nd International Workshop on Data Analytics for Renewable Energy Integration, Nancy, France, Sep. 2014. [Link] [Preprint]

    10. Y. Weng, C. Faloutsos, M. D. Ilic, and R. Negi, "Speed up of Data-Driven State Estimation Using Low-Complexity Indexing Method", IEEE Power and Energy Society General Meeting (PESGM), National Harbor, MD, Jul. 2014. [Link] [Preprint]

    11. M. D. Ilic, X. Yin, Q. Liu, and Y. Weng, [Best Papers], "Toward Combining Intra-Real Time Dispatch (RTD) and AGC for On-Line Power Balancing", IEEE Power and Energy Society General Meeting (PESGM), National Harbor, MD, Jul. 2014. [Link] [Preprint]

    12. Y. Weng and M. D. Ilic, "An Approach to Achieving Global Optimum of AC Electric Power System State Estimators", IEEE Innovative Smart Grid Technologies Conference (ISGT), Washington, DC, Feb. 2014. [Link] [Preprint]

    13. Y. Weng, R. Negi and M. D. Ilic, [Ranking First of All Submissions], "Graphical Model for State Estimation in Electric Power Systems", IEEE SmartGridComm Symposium (SGC), Vancouver, Canada, Oct. 2013. [Link] [Preprint]

    14. Y. Weng, R. Negi, and M. Ilic, "Historical Data-Driven State Estimation for Electric Power Systems", IEEE SmartGridComm Symposium (SGC), Vancouver, Canada, Oct. 2013. [Link] [Preprint]

    15. Y. Weng, B. Fardanesh, M. D. Ilic, and Rohit Negi, "Novel Approaches using Semidefinite Programming Method for Power Systems State Estimation", IEEE North American Symposium (NAPS), Manhattan, KS, Sep. 2013. [Link] [Preprint]

    16. Y. Weng, Q. Li, R. Negi, and M. D. Ilic, ”Distributed Algorithm for SDP State Estimation”, IEEE Innovative Smart Grid Technologies Conference (ISGT), Washington, DC, Feb. 2013. [Link] [Preprint]

    17. Y. Weng, R. Negi, and M. D. Ilic, [Best Paper Award], "A Search Method for Obtaining Initial Guesses for Smart Grid State Estimation", IEEE SmartGridComm Symposium (SGC), Tainan, Taiwan, Dec. 2012. [Link] [Preprint]

    18. Y. Weng, Qiao Li, Rohit Negi, and Marija D. Ilic, "Semidefinite Programming for Power System State Estimation", IEEE Power and Energy Society General Meeting (PESGM), San Diego, CA, Jul. 2012. [Link] [Preprint]

    19. Y. Weng, R. Negi, Z. Liu, and M. Ilic, "Robust State Estimation Procedure using a Least Trimmed Squares Pre-processor", IEEE Innovative Smart Grid Technologies Conference (ISGT), Anaheim, CA, Jan. 2011. [Link] [Preprint]

    20. Y. Weng and D. Tuninetti, "Outage Analysis of Block-Fading Gaussian Interference Channels: General Case", IEEE International Conference on Communications (ICC), Cape Town, South Africa, May 2010. [Link] [Preprint]

    21. Y. Weng and D. Tuninetti, "Outage Analysis of Block-Fading Gaussian-Interference-Channels", IEEE International Workshop on Signal Processing Advances for Wireless Communications (SPAWC), Perugia, Italy, Jun. 2009. [Link] [Preprint]

    22. Y. Weng and D. Tuninetti, "Gaussian Fading Interference Channels: Power Control and Outage Probability", The General Assembly of the International Union of Radio Science (URSI), Chicago, IL, Aug. 2008. Invited. [Link] [Preprint]

    23. D. Tuninetti and Y. Weng, "On The Han-Kobayashi Achievable Region For Gaussian Interference Channels", Proceedings of the 2008 IEEE International Symposium on Information Theory (ISIT), Toronto, Canada, pp. 240-244, Jul. 2008. [Link] [Preprint]

    24. Y. Weng and D. Tuninetti, "On Gaussian Interference Channels with Mixed Interference", Information Theory and Applications Workshop (ITA), San Diego, CA, Jan. 2008. Invited. [Link] [Preprint]