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Profile Summary
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Work Experience

Postdoctoral Fellow

Masdar Institute of Technology

March 2014 - June 2014

Postdoctoral Associate

Massachusetts Institute of Technology

March 2013 - June 2014

Postdoctoral Associate

Massachusetts Institute of Technology

March 2013 - June 2014

Senior Process Engineer

General Motors Corp

December 2007 - February 2013

Senior Process Engineer

General Motors

December 2007 - February 2013

Assistant Professor

National University of Colombia

July 2014 - February 1

Education

Postdoctoral Associate in Smart Grids and Microgrids

Massachusetts Institute of Technology

March 2013 - June 2014

Postdoctoral Associate (Mechanical Engineering Deparment)

Massachusetts Institute of Technology

March 2013 - June 2014

Phd In Engineering

Electric Energy Institute, National University of San Juan

August 2003 - February 2011

Postgraduate in Electrical Engineering

National University of Colombia

August 2002 - October 2004

Bachelor in Electrical Engineering

National University of Colombia

February 1996 - September 2001

Certifications
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Publications
JOURNAL ARTICLE
Sergio Rivera, Julian Garcia-Guarin, David Alvarez, Arturo Bretas(2020). Schedule Optimization in A Smart Microgrid Considering Demand Response Constraints . Energies. 13. (17). p. 4567. {MDPI} {AG}
Sergio Rivera, Julian Garcia Guarin, David L. Alvarez, Arturo Bretas (2020). Schedule Optimization in a Smart Microgrid Considering Demand Response Constraints . Energies.
Sergio Rivera, Luis M. Leon, Arturo S. Bretas(2020). Quadratically Constrained Quadratic Programming Formulation of Contingency Constrained Optimal Power Flow with Photovoltaic Generation . Energies. 13. (13). p. 3310. {MDPI} {AG}
Sergio Rivera, Laura M. Cruz, David L. Alvarez, Ameena S. Al-Sumaiti(2020). Load Curtailment Optimization Using the {PSO} Algorithm for Enhancing the Reliability of Distribution Networks . Energies. 13. (12). p. 3236. {MDPI} {AG}
Sergio Rivera, Jorge A. Alarcon, Francisco Santamaria, Ameena S. Al-Sumaiti(2020). Low-Capacity Exploitation of Distribution Networks and its Effect on the Planning of Distribution Networks . Energies. 13. (8). p. 1920. {MDPI} {AG}
Sergio Rivera, Jorge A. Alarcon, Francisco Santamaria, Ameena S. Al-Sumaiti (2020). Low-Capacity Exploitation of Distribution Networks and Its Effect on the Planning of Distribution Networks . Energies.
Sergio Rivera, Carlo Baron, Ameena S. Al-Sumaiti(2020). Impact of Energy Storage Useful Life on Intelligent Microgrid Scheduling . Energies. 13. (4). p. 957. {MDPI} {AG}
Sergio Rivera, Wilfredo C. Flores, Benjamin Bustamante, Hugo N. Pino, Ameena Al-Sumaiti (2020). A National Strategy Proposal for Improved Cooking Stove Adoption in Honduras: Energy Consumption and Cost-Benefit Analysis . Energies.
Sergio Rivera, W. Flores, Benjamin Bustamante, Hugo N. Pino, Ameena Al-Sumaiti (2020). A National Strategy Proposal for Improved Cooking Stove Adoption in Honduras: Energy Consumption and Cost-Benefit Analysis . Energies.
Sergio Rivera, David Alejandro Martinez, Eduardo Mojica-Nava, Ameena Saad Al-Sumaiti(2020). A Distortion-Based Potential Game for Secondary Voltage Control in Micro-Grids . {IEEE} Access. 8. p. 110611--110622. Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers ({IEEE})
David L. Alvarez, Ameena S. Al-Sumaiti, Sergio R. Rivera(2020). Estimation of an Optimal {PV} Panel Cleaning Strategy Based on Both Annual Radiation Profile and Module Degradation . {IEEE} Access. 8. p. 63832--63839. Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers ({IEEE})
Gustavo E. Coria, Angel M. Sanchez, Ameena S. Al-Sumaiti, Guiseppe A. Rattá, Sergio R. Rivera, Andrés A. Romero (2019). A Framework for Determining a Prediction-Of-Use Tariff Aimed at Coordinating Aggregators of Plug-In Electric Vehicles . Energies.
Sergio Rivera, Gustavo E. Coria, Angel M. Sanchez, Ameena S. Al-Sumaiti, Guiseppe A. Rattá, Andrés A. Romero (2019). A Framework for Determining a Prediction-Of-Use Tariff Aimed at Coordinating Aggregators of Plug-In Electric Vehicles . Energies.
Sergio Raúl Rivera-Rodríguez, Sergio Andrés Dorado-Rojas (2019). Contribuciones en la modelación de energía renovable en sistemas de potencia . Revista Ontare.
Sergio Rivera, Julian Garcia-Guarin, Diego Rodriguez, David Alvarez, Camilo Cortes, Alejandra Guzman, Arturo Bretas, Julio Romero Aguero, Newton Bretas(2019). Smart Microgrids Operation Considering a Variable Neighborhood Search: The Differential Evolutionary Particle Swarm Optimization Algorithm . Energies. 12. (16). p. 3149. {MDPI} {AG}
David L. Alvarez, Sergio R. Rivera, Enrique E. Mombello(2019). Transformer Thermal Capacity Estimation and Prediction Using Dynamic Rating Monitoring . {IEEE} Transactions on Power Delivery. 34. (4). p. 1695--1705. Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers ({IEEE})
Jorge A. Alarcon, Sergio R. Rivera, Francisco Santamaria (2018). Estrategias para el despacho económico con fuentes renovables intermitentes . Visión electrónica.
John Milton Ramirez-Romero, Sergio Rivera-Rodriguez(2018). Characteristics and Functions of a Virtual Laboratory of Induction Machines in the Teaching Environment . {IEEE} Revista Iberoamericana de Tecnologias del Aprendizaje. 13. (4). p. 130--135. Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers ({IEEE})
Sergio Rivera, Dario Arango, Ricardo Urrego(2017). Despacho econ{\'{o}}mico en microredes con penetraci{\'{o}}n de energ{\'{\i}}a renovable usando algoritmo de punto interior y restricciones lineales . Ingenier{\'{\i}}a y Ciencia. 13. (25). p. 123--152. Universidad {EAFIT}
Ferney Sadid Molina Sanchez, Sergio Jair Pérez Sichacá, Sergio Raul Rivera Rodriguez(2017). Formulaci{\'{o}}n de Funciones de Costo de Incertidumbre en Peque{\~{n}}as Centrales Hidroel{\'{e}}ctricas dentro de una Microgrid . Ingenier{\'{\i}}as {USBMed}. 8. (1). p. 29--36. Universidad de San Buenaventura
John Milton Ramírez-Romero, Segio Raul Rivera-Rodríguez (2017). Aplicación del ciclo de vida y el análisis estructurado en el desarrollo de un laboratorio virtual de transformadores monofásicos . Revista Educación en Ingeniería.
(2007). Methodological Basis to Decide Short-Term Investments in Distribution Systems under Uncertainty in Performance Based Regulatory Frameworks.
(2007). Estado del Arte en la Ubicación Óptima de Capacitores y Estudio de Optimalidad de la Solución mediante Búsqueda Exhaustiva.
OTHER
Sergio Rivera, Wilfredo C. Flores, Benjamin Bustamante, Hugo Noé Pino, Ameena Saad Al-Sumaiti (2019). A National Strategy Proposal for Improved Cooking Stove Adoption in Honduras: Energy Consumption and Cost-Benefit Analysis .
BOOK CHAPTER
(2015). A Multi-Agent System Coordination Approach for Resilient Self-Healing Operation of Multiple Microgrids.
CONFERENCE PAPER
(2014). A Multi-Agent System Transient Stability Platform for Resilient Self-Healing Operation of Multiple Microgrids.
(2008). Reliability Assessment in Power Distribution Networks by Logical Relations and Matrix Operations.
(2008). Fuzzy Assessment of Electricity Generation Costs Applied to Distributed Generation. Comparison with Retail Electricity Supply Costs.
(2008). Short-Term Investment Decisions on Distribution Systems. A Probabilistic Methodology and Comparison with a Fuzzy Methodology.
(2007). Supply Quality Regulation – Its Influence over the Short-Term Investment Decisions in Distribution Networks.
(2007). Influence of Different Distributions of Reliability Parameters on Short-Term Investments Priorization in Distribution Networks.
(2006). Metodología para Decidir Inversiones de Corto Plazo en Sistemas de Distribución bajo Incertidumbre en Estructuras Regulatorias PBR.
(2006). Prioritizing Short-Term Investments in Distribution Networks with Uncertainty Modeling by Fuzzy Numbers.
CONFERENCE ABSTRACT
(2014). presentation: A Multi-Agent System Transient Stability Platform for Resilient Self-Healing Operation of Multiple Microgrids.