ePOWER

ePower Queen's Centre for Energy and Power Electronics Research
ePower Queen's Centre for Energy and Power Electronics Research

Suzan Eren

Patents (granted)

  1. Pahlevaninezhad, M.; Eren, S.; Jain, P. K., “Hybrid PLL for Grid Synchronization in Distributed Generation”, U.S. Patent App. No. 14/875,993, Issued October 2015.
  2. Pahlevaninezhad, M.; Eren, S.; Jain, P. K., “An Observer-Based Control System for Grid-Connected DC/AC Converters with LCL-Filter”, U.S. Patent App. 14/838,505, Issued August 2015.
  3. Eren, S.; Pahlevaninezhad, M.; Jain, P. K., “Method and Apparatus for Use with Grid Connected Inverters in Distributed Power Generation”, U.S. Patent No. 14/808,408, Issued July 2015.
  4. Pahlevaninezhad, M.; Eren, S.; Jain, P. K., “A PV Inverter with Micro/Nano-Grid Integration Capability”, U.S. Patent No. 62/191,849, Issued July 2015.
  5. Mascioli, M.; Pahlevaninezhad, M.; Eren, S.; Jain, P. K., “Adaptive Control Method for Grid- Connected Inverters Used with Distributed Power Generation”, U.S. Patent No. 14/745,043, Issued June 2015.
  6. Pahlevaninezhad, M.; Eren, S.; Jain, P. K., “DC-Bus Controller for Grid-Connected DC/AC Converters”, U.S. Patent No. 14/674,910, Issued March 2015.
  7. Eren, S.; Pahlevaninezhad, M.; Jain, P. K., “System and Method for Active/Reactive Power Compensation”, U.S. Patent No. 14/604,412, Issued January 2015.
  8. Pahlevaninezhad, M.; Eren, S.; Jain, P. K., “Sensorless Control System for Grid-Connected DC/AC Converters with LCL-Filters”, U.S. Patent No. 62/056,001, Issued October 2014.
  9. Eren, S.; Pahlevaninezhad, M.; Bakhshai, A. R.; Jain, P. K., “DC-Bus Controller for an Inverter”,
  10. U.S. Patent No. 62/057,561, Issued September 2014.
  11. Pahlevaninezhad, M.; Eren, S.; Jain, P. K., “A DC-Eliminating Current Controller for Grid- Connected DC/AC Converters”, U.S. Patent No. 61/990,841, Issued May 2014.

Refereed Journal Papers

  1. Kaviri, S.M.; Hajebrahimi, H.; Eren, S.; Pahlevani, M., “A Digital Active DC-Eliminating Method for DC/DC Converters,” IEEE Transactions on Power Electronics, vol. 34, no. 4, pp. 3014-3019, April 2019.
  2. Askarian, I.; Eren, S.; Pahlevani, M.; Knight, A., “Digital Real-Time Harmonic Estimator for Power Converters in Future Micro-Grids,” IEEE Transactions on Smart Grid, vol. 9, no. 6, pp. 6398-6407, Nov. 2018.
  3. Pahlevani, M.; Eren, S.; Pahlevaninezhad, H.; Askarian, I.; Bagawade, S., “Digital Current Sensorless Control of Current-Driven Full-Bridge DC/DC Converters,” IEEE Transactions on Power Electronics, vol. 33, no. 2, pp. 1797-1815, Feb. 2018.
  4. Eren, S.; Pahlevani, M.; Bakhshai, A.; Jain, P., “A Digital Current Control Technique for Grid- Connected AC/DC Converters Used for Energy Storage Systems,” IEEE Transactions on Power Electronics, vol. 32, no. 5, pp. 3970-3988, May 2017.
  5. Pahlevaninezhad, M.; Eren, S.; Guerrero, J. M.; Jain, P., “A Hybrid Estimator for Active/Reactive Power Control of Single-Phase Distributed Generation Systems with Energy Storage,” IEEE Transactions on Power Electronics, vol.31, no.4, pp.2919-2936, April 2016.
  6. Pahlevaninezhad, M.; Eren, S.; Bakhshai, A.; Jain, P., “A Series Parallel Current-Driven Full- Bridge DC/DC Converter,” IEEE Transactions on Power Electronics, vol.31, no.2, pp.1275-1293, Feb. 2016.
  7. Eren, S.; Pahlevaninezhad, M.; Bakhshai, A.; Jain, P., “An Adaptive Droop DC-Bus Voltage Controller for a Grid-Connected Voltage Source Inverter with LCL Filter,” IEEE Transactions on Power Electronics, vol.30, no.2, pp.547-560, Feb. 2015.
  8. Pahlevaninezhad, M.; Pan, S.; Eren, S.; Bakhshai, A.; Jain, P., “An Adaptive Nonlinear Current Observer for Boost PFC AC/DC Converters,” IEEE Transactions on Industrial Electronics, vol.61, no.12, pp.6720-6729, Dec. 2014.
  9. Eren, S.; Pahlevaninezhad, M.; Bakhshai, A.; Jain, P., “Composite Nonlinear Feedback Control and Stability Analysis of a Grid-Connected Voltage Source Inverter With LCL Filter,” IEEE Transactions on Industrial Electronics, vol. 60, no. 11, pp. 5059-5074, Nov. 2013.
  10. Pahlevaninezhad, M.; Eren, S.; Jain, P.; Bakhshai, A., “Self-Sustained Oscillating Control Technique for Current-Driven Full-Bridge DC/DC Converter,” IEEE Transactions on Power Electronics, vol. 28, no. 11, pp. 5293-5310, Nov. 2013.

Refereed Conference Papers

  1. Hajebrahimi, H.; Eren, S.; Bakhshai, A., “A New Power Flow Control Method for Energy Storage Systems in DC Micro-grids”, 2019 IEEE Applied Power Electronics Conference and Exposition (APEC), Anaheim, CA, USA, March 2019.
  2. Krstic, M.; Eren, S.; Jain, P., “Average, Curvature-Based Switched-Capacitor Converters”, 2019 IEEE Applied Power Electronics Conference and Exposition (APEC), Anaheim, CA, USA, March 2019.
  3. Zareie, M.; Eren, S.; Jain, P., “A Digital   Sensorless  Controller  for a Voltage Balancer Used in Hybrid Micro-Grids,” 2018 IEEE INTELEC, Turin, pp. 1-5, 2018.
  4. Hajebrahimi, H.; Kaviri, S.M.; Eren, S.; Bakhshai, A., “A Novel Energy Management Technique for DC Microgrids in Telecom Applications,” IEEE INTELEC, Turin, pp. 1-6, 2018.
  5. Mohammadpour, B.; Zareie, M.; Eren, S.; Pahlevani, M.; “Stability analysis of the slip mode frequency shift islanding detection in single phase PV inverters,” IEEE 26th International Symposium on Industrial Electronics (ISIE), Edinburgh, pp. 873-878, 2017.
  6. Askarian, I.; Eren, S.; Pahlevani, M.; Knight, A., “New frequency and amplitude estimation techniques for grid-connected DC/AC inverters,” IEEE Energy Conversion Congress and Exposition (ECCE), Cincinnati, OH, pp. 5738-5743, 2017.
  7. Bagawade, S.; Eren, S.; Jain, P.; Pahlevani, M., “Adaptive proportional-resonant controller based reactive power control for wind energy conversion systems,” IEEE Applied Power Electronics Conference and Exposition (APEC), Tampa, FL, pp. 1369-1374, 2017.
  8. Eren, S.; Bakhshai, A.; Jain, P., “Geometric Analysis of Grid-Connected VSI with LCL-Filter using Poincare map,” in Energy Conversion Congress and Exposition (ECCE), IEEE, pp.1948-1953, 20-24 Sept. 2015.
  9. Pahlevani, M.; Eren, S.; Bakhshai, A.; Jain, P., “A voltage control technique for grid-connected single-phase AC/DC converters with G2V/V2G capability,” in Energy Conversion Congress and Exposition (ECCE), IEEE, pp.5400-5405, 20-24 Sept. 2015.
  10. Pahlevani, M.; Eren, S.; Bakhshai, A.; Jain, P., “A DC-bus voltage control technique for grid- connected AC/DC converters used in smart energy storage units,” in Power Electronics for Distributed Generation Systems (PEDG), 2015 IEEE 6th International Symposium on, pp.1-7, 22-25 June 2015.
  11. Eren, S.; Bakhshai, A.; Jain, P., “A novel nonlinear current control technique for a grid-connected DC/AC inverter used in renewable energy power conditioning systems,” IEEE 36th International Telecommunications Energy Conference (INTELEC), pp.1-8, September 2014.
  12. Eren, S.; Pahlevani, M.; Bakhshai, A.; Jain, P., “Observer-based control technique for a grid- connected DC/AC converter used in renewable energy applications,” IEEE 5th International Symposium on Power Electronics for Distributed Generation Systems (PEDG), pp.1-5, June 2014.
  13. Houseman, J.; Eren, S.; Pahlevani, M.; Bakhshai, A.; Jain, P., “Digital observer-based control technique for an AC/DC converter with a very fast voltage loop,” IEEE 23rd International Symposium on Industrial Electronics (ISIE), pp.1342-1346, June 2014.
  14. Eren, S.; Bakhshai, A.; Jain, P., “A CLF-based nonlinear control technique for a grid-connected voltage source inverter with LCL filter used in renewable energy power conditioning systems,” Power
  15. Engineering, Energy and Electrical Drives (POWERENG), 2013 Fourth International Conference on, pp.840-845, 13-17 May 2013.
  16. Eren, S.; Bakhshai, A.; Jain, P., “A fast nonlinear control technique for a grid-connected voltage source inverter with LCL filter used in renewable energy power conditioning systems,” Applied Power Electronics Conference and Exposition (APEC), 2013 Twenty-eighth Annual IEEE, pp.967-971, March 2013.
  17. Pahlevaninezhad, M.; Eren, S.; Bakhshai, A.; Jain, P., “A Control Lyapunov Function-based controller for a two-stage AC/DC converter,” IECON 2012 - 38th Annual Conference on IEEE Industrial Electronics Society, pp.5892,5897, 25-28 Oct. 2012.
  18. Pahlevaninezhad, M.; Eren, S.; Bakhshai, A.; Jain, P., “An optimal control strategy based on a discrete energy function, for single-phase AC/DC converters used in plug-in electric vehicles” Power Electronics for Distributed Generation Systems (PEDG), IEEE International Symposium on, pp.704- 708, June 2012.
  19. Eren, S.; Bakhshai, A.; Jain, P., “Control of grid-connected voltage source inverter with LCL filter,” IEEE Applied Power Electronics Conference and Exposition (APEC), pp.1516-1520, Feb. 2012.
  20. Eren, S.; Bakhshai, A.; Jain, P., “Control of three-phase voltage source inverter for renewable energy applications,” IEEE International Telecommunications Energy Conference, Amsterdam, Nether- lands, pp. 1-4, Oct. 2011.
  21. Pahlevaninezhad, M.; Shafiei, N.; Eren, S.; Bakhshai, A.; Jain, P., “A low ripple series-parallel resonant converter based on robust H infinity control approach,” IEEE Energy Conversion Congress and Expo (ECCE), Atlanta, GA, pp. 3403-3408, Sept. 2010.
  22. Pahlevaninezhad, M.; Eren, S.; Bakhshai, A.; Jain, P., “A tightly regulated series-parallel resonant converter based on robust H infinity control approach,” IEEE International Symposium on Industrial Electronics (ISIE), Bari, Italy, pp. 608-613, July 2010.
  23. Eren, S.; Pahlevaninezhad, M.; Bakhshai, A.; Jain, P., “Grid-connected voltage source inverter for renewable energy conversion system with sensor-less current control,” IEEE Applied Power Electronics Conference and Exposition (APEC), Palm Springs CA USA, pp. 768-772, Feb. 2010.
  24. Pahlevaninezhad, M.; Eren, S.; Bakhshai, A.; Jain, P., “Maximum power point tracking of a wind energy conversion system using adaptive nonlinear approach,” IEEE Applied Power Electronics Conference and Exposition (APEC), Palm Springs CA USA, pp. 149-154, Feb. 2010.
  25. Eren, S.; Karimi-Ghartemani, M.; Bakhshai, A.; Jain, P., “Enhancing the three-phase synchronous reference frame PLL to remove unbalance and harmonic errors,” IEEE Industrial Electronics Conference (IECON), Porto Portugal, pp.437-441, Nov. 2009.
  26. Pahlevaninezhad, M.; Eren, S.; Bakhshai, A.; Jain, P., “A model reference adaptive controller for a wind energy conversion system based on a permanent magnet synchronous generator fed by a matrix converter,” IEEE Industrial Electronics Conference (IECON), Porto Portugal, pp.65-70, Nov. 2009.
  27. Pahlevaninezhad, M.; Safaee, A.; Eren, S.; Bakhshai, A.; Jain, P., “Adaptive nonlinear maximum power point tracker for a WECS based on permanent magnet synchronous generator fed by a matrix converter,” IEEE Energy Conversion Congress and Exposition (ECCE), San Jose USA, pp. 2578-2583, Sept. 2009.
  28. Eren, S.; Hui, J. C Y; To, D.; Yazdani, D., “A High Performance Wind-Electric Battery Charging System,” IEEE CCECE ’06, pp.2275-2277, May 2006.
  29. Yazdani, D.; Azizi, S. M.; Eren, S., “Designing a Decentralized Lq Controller for a Traffic Network using DFP Optimization Technique,” IEEE CCECE ’06, pp.1163-1166, May 2006.