• A Bayesian Model to Forecast the Time Series Kinetic Energy Data for a Power System 

      Shrestha, Ashish; Ghimire, Bishal; Gonzalez-Longatt, Francisco (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2021)
      With the massive penetration of electronic power converter (EPC)-based technologies, numerous issues are being noticed in the modern power system that may directly affect system dynamics and operational security. The ...
    • Challenges in the penetration of electric vehicles in developing countries with a focus on Nepal 

      Mali, Bijen; Shrestha, Ashish; Chapagain, Anish; Bishwokarma, Rajiv; Kumar, Pritam; Gonzalez-Longatt, Francisco (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2021)
      With growing concerns of climate change and unreliable fuel market, the world is moving towards an electric-based transportation system, one that entails a country to overhaul major infrastructures, establish high monetary ...
    • Evaluation of a LoRa Mesh Network for Smart Metering in Rural Locations 

      Marahatta, Anup; Rajbhandari, Yaju; Shrestha, Ashish; Singh, Ajay; Thapa, Anup; Gonzalez-Longatt, Francisco; Korba, Petr; Shin, Seokjoo (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2021)
      Accompanying the advancement on the Internet of Things (IoT), the concept of remote monitoring and control using IoT devices is becoming popular. Digital smart meters hold many advantages over traditional analog meters, ...
    • Frequency stability issues and research opportunities in converter dominated power system 

      Shrestha, Ashish; Gonzalez-Longatt, Francisco (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2021)
      Stable power supply has become a crucial thing in the current era of technology and automation. Although the power system has multiple stability issues and causes, frequency fluctuation plays a vital role in normal operation, ...
    • Impact Study of Temperature on the Time Series Electricity Demand of Urban Nepal for Short-Term Load Forecasting 

      Rajbhandari, Yaju; Marahatta, Anup; Ghimire, Bishal; Shrestha, Ashish; Gachhadar, Anand; Thapa, Anup; Chapagain, Kamal; Korba, Petr (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2021)
      Short-term electricity demand forecasting is one of the best ways to understand the changing characteristics of demand that helps to make important decisions regarding load flow analysis, preventing imbalance in generation ...
    • Parametric sensitivity analysis of rotor angle stability indicators 

      Shrestha, Ashish; Gonzalez-Longatt, Francisco (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2021)
      With the increasing penetration rate of Power Electronic Converter (PEC) based technologies, the electrical power systems are facing the problem of transient stability since the PEC based technologies do not contribute to ...
    • Parametric sensitivity analysis of rotor angle stability indicators: Simulation case 

      Shrestha, Ashish; Gonzalez-Longatt, Francisco (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2021)
      Because power electronic converter (PEC) dominated power generators do not provide the rotational inertia and the proportion of synchronous generators is reducing, the modern electrical grids are confronting a challenge ...
    • Status of Micro/Mini-Grid Systems in a Himalayan Nation: A Comprehensive Review 

      Shrestha, Ashish; Rajbhandari, Yaju; Khadka, Nasib; Bista, Aayush; Marahatta, Anup; Dahal, Rojesh; Mallik, Jiwan Kumar; Thapa, Anup; Hayes, Barry P.; Korba, Petr; Gonzalez-Longatt, Francisco (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2020)
      Nepal is a Himalayan country with its 83% of its geography being composed of hills and mountains. Around 22% of the Nepalese population is not receiving electricity through the national power utility and is forced to ...
    • Time of use electricity pricing in power system planning and operation: Case study of Nepalese power system 

      Simkhada, Sunil; Niraula, Mani; Ojha, Prabesh Raj; Layalu, Yogesh; Singh, Ajay; Gwachha, Rakesh; Shrestha, Ashish (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2021)
      The difference between load demand in the off-peak and peak period is usually high in the context of Nepal, and the highpeak load for a short time is the main reason for insufficiency in electricity, frequent electricity ...