RESEARCH

Research interests on Energy Economics and Planning focusing on technical and economic issues of electrical power systems. Smart Grids.
Managed high-impact research projects for the modernization of Venezuela’s electric power systems and oil industry. Published several journal papers indexed at WoS/SCI/Inspec databases and more than 40 papers published in international and local peer-reviewed congress.
Venezuelan Research Program PEI: Level C (Highest).

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ORCID 0000-0002-3344-9555
Scopus Author ID: 8953335500
ResearcherID: G-6829-2013
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Book Chapters

F. Gonzalez-Longatt, J. L. Rueda, C.A. Charalambous, Paulo M. De Oliveira-De Jesus. "Estimation of Equivalent Model for Cluster of Induction Generator based on rnPMU Measurements". pp. 473 - 489. "PowerFactory Applications for Power System Analysis". Springer-Verlag GmbH Heidelberg. Heidelberg, Germany, 2014. ISBN: 978-3-319-12957-0.

Paulo M. De Oliveira-De Jesus, Andres Rojas, Francisco Gonzalez-Longatt. "Unbalanced Power Flow in Distribution Systems using TRX Matrix: Implementation using DIgSILENT Programming Language". pp. 85 - 110. "PowerFactory Applications for Power System Analysis". Springer-Verlag GmbH Heidelberg. Heidelberg, Germany, 2014. ISBN: 978-3-319-12957-0.

Journal papers

A. J. Urdaneta David Hernandez Torres and P.M. De Oliveira-De Jesus.
A hierarchical planning methodology for the integral net energy design of small-scale hybrid renewable energy systems considering technical-economical-societal-environmental aspects. Renewable and Sustainable Energy Reviews, 52:100-110, December 2015

De Oliveira-De Jesus, P.M., Rojas A., A.
Distribution System State Estimation Model Using a Reduced Quasi-Symmetric Impedance Matrix IEEE Transactions on Power Systems, , Vol. 30, Issue. 6, Nov. 2015

De Oliveira-De Jesus, P.M., Alvarez, M, Yusta, J.M.,
Distribution Power Flow Method Based on a Real Quasi-Symmetric Matrix,
Electric Power Systems Research, 95 (2013), pp 148– 159

P. M. De Oliveira-De Jesus, E. D. Castronuovo, and M. T. Ponce de Leão.
Reactive power response of wind generators under an incremental network-loss allocation approach, IEEE Transactions on Energy Conversion,Vol. 23,pp.612-621,2008

H.M Khodr, P.M. De Oliveira-De Jesus, and J.M. Yusta.
Maximum savings approach for location and sizing of capacitors in distribution systems.
Electric Power Systems Research, ELSEVIER,Vol. 78,9,1192-1203,2008

J.M. Yusta, P.M. De Oliveira-De Jesus, and H.M Khodr.
Optimal energy exchange of an industrial cogeneration in a day-ahead electricity market.
Electric Power Systems Research, ELSEVIER, Vol. 78, 10, 1764-1772, 2008

P. M. De Oliveira-De Jesus, J. M. Yusta, H. M. Khodr, A. J. Urdaneta, and M. T. Ponce de Leão.
Uniform marginal pricing for the remuneration of distribution networks.
IEEE Transactions on Power Systems, Vol. 20, No. 3, pages 1302-1310, Aug., 2005

J.F.Gomez, H.M. Khodr, P.M. De Oliveira-De Jesus, L.Ocque, J.M.Yusta, R.Villasana, and A.J.
Urdaneta, Ant colony system algorithm for the planning of primary distribution circuits.
In IEEE Transactions on Power Systems, Vol. 19, No. 2, 996-1004, May, 2004

De Oliveira-De Jesus, P. M., and M. T. Ponce de Leão.
Integrated framework for energy loss allocation in electric distribution systems under liberalised
energy markets.

International Journal of Global Energy Issues (IJGEI). Special Issue on Policy and Economic
Issues of Electrical Power and Energy Systems, pp.355-378, Vol. 3, 2007

P.M. De Oliveira-De Jesus, H.M. Khodr, and M. T. Ponce de Leão.
Cost loss allocation methods evaluation under the perspective of the social welfare theory.
International Journal of Global Energy Issues (IJGEI). Special Issue on Technical and Economic
Issues of Electrical Distribution Systems in Open Energy Markets, Inderscience, United
Kingdom, pp.11-31, Vol. 28, No. 1, 2007

P. M. De Oliveira-De Jesus, J. M. Yusta, T. Ponce de Leão, M. Alvarez.
A novel approach to evaluate incremental transmission losses (Open Access).
WSEAS TRANSACTIONS on POWER SYSTEMS, Vol.4, 1, 12-21, 2009

P. M. De Oliveira-De Jesus and M. T. Ponce de Leão.
Comparative analysis of different cost loss allocation methodologies in distribution networks
with distributed generation (Open Access)
. IEEE Transactions Latinamerica, Vol. 3, No. 3, pages 74-79. July, 2005

Khodr, H. M.; Vale, Zita A.; Ramos, Carlos, De Oliveira-De Jesus, P.M., Ponce de Leao, M-.T.
A Benders Decomposition and Fuzzy Multicriteria Approach for Distribution Networks Remuneration Considering DG
IEEE Transactions on Power Systems Vol.24, 2.pp.1091-1101, may 2009

Khodr, H. M.; Vale, Zita A.; Ramos, Carlos, De Oliveira-De Jesus, P.M., Yusta, J.M., Olsina, F.
Optimal Cost-Benefit for the Location of Capacitors in Radial Distribution Systems,
IEEE Transactions on Power Delivery Vol.24,2,pp787-796, 2009

International Conferences

Paulo De Oliveira De Jesus and Andres Rojas. New formulation for distribution system state estimation. In Proceedings IEEE Andescon 2012. Cuenca, Ecuador, 2012

L. De Andrade T. Ponce de Leão and P. De Oliveira. Current strategic environmental assessment in the electrical industry. In Proceedings IEEE EPQU2011 11th International Conference Lisbon, 17 to 19 October, 2011

P. M. De Oliveira De Jesus J. M. Yusta. Optimal dispatch of combined heat power units under day-ahead electricity markets. In Proceedings 11th Spanish Portuguese Conference on Electrical Engineering (11CHLIE). Zaragoza, Espana. Julio, 2009

P.M. De Oliveira-De Jesus and M. T. Ponce de Leão.
Short term use of the system tariffs, the substitution method revisited. In IASTED Power and Energy Systems Conference, Clearwater, Florida, USA 3-5 January,
2007

M. T. Ponce de Leão and P. M. De Oliveira-De Jesus. Long term investment pricing for the remuneration of distribution networks with distributed generation.
In Proceedings of 19th Mini-EURO Conference on Operational Research Models and Methods
in the Energy Sector (ORMMES), Coimbra, Portugal, Sept., 2006

P. M. De Oliveira-De Jesus, M. T. Ponce de Leão, J.M. Yusta, and H. M. Khodr.
A general framework for the remuneration of costs and benets of distributed generation.
In Proceedings Latin America Transmission and Distribution Conference & Exposition, Cara-
cas, Venezuela, Aug., 2006

H.M. Khodr, D. Feijoo, E. Perez, I.J. Zerpa, P.M. De Oliveira-De Jesus, and J.M. Yusta.
Eciency control of the electrical distribution utilities using data envelopment analysis.
In Proceedings Latin America Transmission and Distribution Conference & Exposition, Cara-
cas, Venezuela, Aug., 2006

H.M. Khodr, I.J. Zerpa, and P.M. De Oliveira-De Jesus. Optimal phase balancing in distribution system using mixed-integer linear programming. In Proceedings Latin America Transmission and Distribution Conference & Exposition, Caracas, Venezuela, Aug., 2006

P. M. De Oliveira-De Jesus, E. D. Castronuovo, and M. T. Ponce de Leão.
Optimal reactive power provision of wind farms in liberalized markets a generation viewpoint.
In IEEE-PES Transmission & Distribution Conference & Exposition, Dallas, United States
of America, May, 2006

P. M. De Oliveira-De Jesus, M. T. Ponce de Leão, and H. M. Khodr. Remuneration of distribution networks using a fuzzy multicriteria planning algorithm. In Proceedings 9th International Conference on Probability Methods Applied to Power Systems PMAPS, KTH University, Stockholm, Sweden, June, 2006

P. M. De Oliveira-De Jesus and M. T. Ponce de Leão. Long term cost allocation methodology for distribution networks with distributed generation. In 15th Power Systems Computation Conference, Liege, Belgium, Aug., 2005

P. M. De Oliveira-De Jesus and M. T. Ponce de Leão.
Distribution loss allocation methods assessment under electricity market environment.
In Proceedings of IEEE Power Tech, St. Petersburg, Russia, June, 2005

P. M. De Oliveira-De Jesus and M. T. Ponce de Leão.
Cost loss allocation in distribution networks with embedded generation: A fuzzy approach.
In Proceedings of 4th Mediterranean IEE Conference and Exhibition on Power Generation,
Transmission and Distribution, Lemesos, Cyprus, Nov., 2004

P. M. De Oliveira-De Jesus and M. T. Ponce de Leão.
Impact of uncertainty and elastic response of demand in short term marginal prices.
In Proceedings of PMAPS'2004 - 8th International Conference on Probability Methods Applied
to Power Systems,Ames, Iowa, United States of America, Sept., 2004

P. M. De Oliveira-De Jesus and M. T. Ponce de Leão.
Optimal power ow analysis using fuzzy supply and fuzzy demand functions.
In Proceedins of Managing Uncertainty in Decision Support Models, Coimbra, Portugal, Sept.,
2004

P. M. De Oliveira-De Jesus and M. T. Ponce de Leão.
Fuzzy modelling of elasticity of demand to evaluate the impact on short term marginal prices.
In 11 Congresso da APDIO,Porto, Portugal, June, 2004

H.M. Khodr, J.M. Yusta, and P.M. De Oliveira-De Jesus.
Hourly complementary cost allocation of transmission services using game theory.
In Proceedings 9th Congress Hispano-Luso of Electrical Engenieering, Marbella, Spain, July,
2005

Research Projects

Value of Non Utility Sources VENUS/POCTI/ESE/47883/2002, Funded by Technology and Science Foundation of Portugal, 2002-2006 Details and results of this project can be found in:

Development of Managing Tools for Electric Distribution and Transmission Systems PEI2012000092, Funded by Venezuelan Technology and Science Foundation, FONACIT-MCTI, 2012-2014. Download Final Report (PDF).

Impacto de las políticas nacionales de inversión en eficiencia energética, integración de tecnologías limpias y redes inteligentes en la matriz energética y la reducción de las emisiones de efecto invernadero de América Latina” para proyecto de Energía, Medio ambiente y Desarrollo de la CAF. Founded; CAF Banco de Desarrollo de America Latina, 2016.

Thesis Supervised

PhD Thesis

De Andrade, Luis; Time-Domain Impedance-based fault location for HVDC Transmission lines. PhD Thesis, FEUP, 2014

MSc. Thesis

Armas, Desiree; Estimating the relationship between temperature and load demand in venezuelan national electricity sector. MSc Thesis, USB, 2014

Rojas, Andres; Distribution System State Estimation using energy as pseudomeasurement, MSc Thesis, USB, 2013

Santaella, Ana; Optimal voltage regulation of electrical distribution systems using the direct sweep power flow formulation, Master Thesis, USB, 2013

Barrenechea, Roberto; Mid-term electric distribution network planning using linearized milticriteria optimization algorithms, MSc Thesis, USB, 2010


Undergraduate

Minano, Giannina; Multiphase distribution power flow studies, undergraduate thesis, USB, 2016

Delgado, Silvana; Application of standard IEC-61970 Common Information Model to the Venezuelan National Power Grid, undergraduate thesis, USB, 2013

Mazzei, Andrea; Energy power generation balance of Venezuela 2013-2018, undergraduate thesis, USB, 2013

Sousa, Ronald; Technical-economic analysis to implement a HVDC link within the Venezuelan National Power Grid., undergraduate thesis, USB, 2013

Vitulli, Daniel; Development of an open source computational tool for power flow studies under a GIS platform., undergraduate thesis, USB, 2013

Barreto, Johana; Long-term electrical distribution expansion plan for Caracas City, undergraduate thesis, USB, 2013

Diaz, Erick; Quality assessment of operational voltages in Venezuela, USB/CORPOELEC/MPPEE, 2013

Rojas, Carlos; Characterization of energy consumption and potential savings of venezuelan industrial sector, USB, 2012

Guerra, Sofia; Distribution system expansion strategies for Valles del Tuy, USB/CORPOELEC, 2012

Rojas, Johan; Power flow studies in electrical distribution systems on an open siurce software platform., undergraduate thesis, USB, 2012

Ochoa, Francisco; Short circuit studies in electrical distribution systems on an open source software platform., undergraduate thesis, USB, 2012

Neumann, Gary; Prefeasibility assessment to feed the water treatment system of City Caribia with solar energy, undergraduate project, USB, 2012

Perez, Jose; Escobar, Henry; Direct power flow analysis applied to large distribution networks, undergraduate thesis, USB, 2012. Inelectra award to the best undergraduate thesis in electric engineering in Venezuela, year 2011.

Gonzalez, Otto; Load forecasting studies for 115 kV Region 1 CADAFE substations, 2010-2030, undergraduate project, USB/CORPOELEC, 2011

Romero, Nanyuli; Computational tool for assesing Availability Indexes of high voltage equipment, undergraduate project,USB/CORPOELEC, 2011

Lopez, Ana Kristina; Mid-term planning study of the 69/12.47kV Boulevard Substa- tion, undergraduate project, USB/CORPOELEC, 2011

Gutierrez, Jesus, Fernandez, Kristina; Development of a monitoring system for DC power stations in telecommunication sites, USB/DIGITEL, 2010

Jimenez, Veronica; Demand saturation study for Guarenas and Guatire region, undergraduate project, USB/CORPOELEC, 2010

Sifontes; Rogney, Mid-term load forecast at Lagunita Substation using neural networks, undergraduate project, USB/CORPOELEC, 2010

Perez; Jorge, Study of technical and economic feasibility for change voltage level at substations 69/8.3kV, USB/CORPOELEC, 2010

Lazo, Juan; Electric powering using biomass at Sambil, Puerto Rico, undergraduate project, USB, 2009

Yepez, Elias; Grounding design of Oil tanks at CRP Refinery, undergraduate project, USB/PDVSA, 2009

Chen, Jielan; Grounding design of Telecomunication sites at Amuay Refinery, undergraduate project, USB/PDVSA, 2009

Rojas, Andres; Modelling the 30kV transmission network for EDC’s EMS/SCADA, undergraduate project, USB/Electricidad de Caracas, 2009

Nunes, Orangel, Molina, Alejandro,; Optimal design of power transmission grounding systems, undergraduate thesis, USB, 2003

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

A List of all publications can be found here.