Smart-grid Reading Group Information

Tuesday, 4pm, 2nd floor conference room
Reminder: Prof. Shmuel Oren will speak Wednesday Dec.9 at 11 AM in the second floor conference room.
Schedule
  • 9/21/2015 
    • Introductory meeting (Evdokia Nikolova Presenting)
  • 9/28/2015 
  • 10/12/2015 
    • No meeting due to Simons workshop “Complexity and Simplicity in Economics” 
  • 10/19/2015 
    • No meeting due to FOCS
  • 10/27/2015  
  • 11/3/2015
    • A. Gupta, R. Jain, K. Poolla, and P. Varaiya, “Equilibria in two-stage electricity markets”, in Proc. of 54th IEEE Conference in Decision and Control (CDC), December 2015. (Ger Yang Presenting)
  • 11/10/2015 (in room 116)
    • Wu, Felix, Pravin Varaiya, Pablo Spiller, and Shmuel Oren. "Folk theorems on transmission access: Proofs and counterexamples." Journal of Regulatory Economics 10.1 (1996): 5-23. (Thanasis Lianeas Presenting)
  • 11/17/2015 
    • No meeting due to Simons workshop “Algorithmic Game Theory and Practice” 
  • 11/23/2015 
    • IEOR Seminar (3:30pm, Room 3108 Etcheverry Hall )
      • Jennie Lioris, Ramtin Pedarsani, Fatma Yildiz Tascikaraoglu and Pravin Varaiya, "Increasing throughput in urban roads by platoons of connected vehicles ".
      • Wei Chen, Li Qiu and Pravin Varaiya, "Duration deadline differentiated energy services".
      • Both papers are going to be presented by Prof. Varaiya.
  • 11/23/2015 (11am, second floor conference room)
  • 12/9/2015    
    • We have guest speaker Prof. Shmuel Oren!
Maybe cover: 

Klemperer, Paul D., and Margaret A. Meyer. "Supply function equilibria in oligopoly under uncertainty." Econometrica: Journal of the Econometric Society (1989): 1243-1277.

Papers to possibly cover at end if interest: 

Radner, Roy. "Existence of equilibrium of plans, prices, and price expectations in a sequence of markets." Econometrica: Journal of the Econometric Society (1972): 289-303.

Ross, Stephen A. "Options and efficiency." The Quarterly Journal of Economics (1976): 75-89.

Tirole, Jean. "On the possibility of speculation under rational expectations." Econometrica: Journal of the Econometric Society (1982): 1163-1181.

Reading List

Radner, Roy. "Existence of equilibrium of plans, prices, and price expectations in a sequence of markets." Econometrica: Journal of the Econometric Society (1972): 289-303.

Ross, Stephen A. "Options and efficiency." The Quarterly Journal of Economics (1976): 75-89.

Tirole, Jean. "On the possibility of speculation under rational expectations." Econometrica: Journal of the Econometric Society (1982): 1163-1181.

Klemperer, Paul D., and Margaret A. Meyer. "Supply function equilibria in oligopoly under uncertainty." Econometrica: Journal of the Econometric Society (1989): 1243-1277.

Wu, Felix, et al. "Folk theorems on transmission access: Proofs and counterexamples." Journal of Regulatory Economics 10.1 (1996): 5-23.

Yeung, Chris SK, Ada SY Poon, and Felix F. Wu. "Game theoretical multi-agent modelling of coalition formation for multilateral trades." Power Systems, IEEE Transactions on 14.3 (1999): 929-934.

Hobbs, Benjamin F., Carolyn B. Metzler, and Jong-Shi Pang. "Strategic gaming analysis for electric power systems: An MPEC approach." Power Systems, IEEE Transactions on 15.2 (2000): 638-645.

Botterud, Audun, Marija D. Ilic, and Ivar Wangensteen. "Optimal investments in power generation under centralized and decentralized decision making." Power Systems, IEEE Transactions on 20.1 (2005): 254-263.

Zhong, Haiwang, Le Xie, and Qing Xia. "Coupon incentive-based demand response: Theory and case study." Power Systems, IEEE Transactions on 28.2 (2013): 1266-1276.

Jha, Akshaya, and Frank A. Wolak. Testing for market efficiency with transactions costs: An application to convergence bidding in wholesale electricity markets. Technical report, Stanford University, 2013.

Nayyar, Ashutosh, Kameshwar Poolla, and Pravin Varaiya. "A statistically robust payment sharing mechanism for an aggregate of renewable energy producers." Control Conference (ECC), 2013 European. IEEE, 2013.

Li, Ruoyang, Alva J. Svoboda, and Shmuel S. Oren. "Efficiency impact of convergence bidding in the california electricity market." Journal of Regulatory Economics (2014): 1-40.

A. Gupta, R. Jain, K. Poolla, and P. Varaiya, “Equilibria in two-stage electricity markets”, in Proc. of 54th IEEE Conference in Decision and Control (CDC), December 2015.