Publications

Working Papers

  1. "A Primer on Optimal Power Flow: Theory, Formulation, and Practical Examples"
    Together with Stephen M. Frank
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  2. "Continuous Piecewise Linear delta-Approximations for MINLP Problems. I. Minimal Breakpoint Systems for Univariate Functions"
    Together with Josef Kallrath
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  3. "Continuous Piecewise Linear delta-Approximations for MINLP Problems. II. Bivariate and Multivariate Functions"
    Together with Josef Kallrath
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  4. "Combining Sampling-based and Scenario-based Nested Benders' Decomposition Methods: Application to Stochastic Dual Dynamic Programming"
  5. "Long-Term Power Generation Expansion Planning with Short-Term Demand Response using Decomposition Methods"
    Together with Timo Lohmann
  6. "Strategic Hydro Bidding for a Single Price Maker: Dynamic Convexification within Benders Decomposition using Lagrangian Relaxation"
    Together with Gregory Steeger
  7. "Spatio-Temporal Hydro Forecasting of Multireservoir Inflows for Hydro-Thermal Scheduling"
    Together with Timo Lohmann and Amanda S. Hering
  8. "Strategic Bidding for a Price-Maker Hydro-Electric Producer: Stochastic Dual Dynamic Programming and Lagrangian Relaxation"
    Together with Gregory Steeger and Timo Lohmann
  9. "Optimal Design of Mixed AC-DC Distribution Systems for Commercial Buildings: A Nonconvex Generalized Benders Decomposition Approach"
    Together with Stephen M. Frank
  10. "Strategic Bidding for Multiple Price-Maker Hydroelectric Producers"
    Together with Gregory Steeger
  11. "Optimal Resilient Power Grid Operation during the Course of a Progressing Wildfire"
    Together with Salman Mohagheghi

Published Journal Papers

  1. Gregory Steeger, Luiz Augusto Barroso and Steffen Rebennack
    "Optimal Bidding Strategies for Hydro-Electric Producers: a Literature Survey"
    IEEE Transactions on Power Systems, 29(4):1758-1766, 2014
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    The original publication is available at http://ieeexplore.ieee.org

  2. Josef Kallrath and Steffen Rebennack
    "Cutting Ellipses from Area-Minimizing Rectangles"
    Journal of Global Optimization, 59(2-3):405-437, 2014
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    The original publication is available at http://www.springerlink.com

  3. Julia Kallrath, Steffen Rebennack, Josef Kallrath and Rüdiger Kusche
    "Solving Real-World Cutting Stock-Problems in the Paper Industry: Mathematical Approaches, Experience and Challenges"
    European Journal of Operational Research, 238(1):374-389, 2014
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    The original publication is available at http://www.elsevier.com/

  4. Steffen Rebennack
    "Generation Expansion Planning under Uncertainty with Emissions Quotas"
    Electric Power Systems Research, 114:78-85, 2014
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    The original publication is available at http://www.elsevier.com/

  5. John Shortle, Steffen Rebennack, and Fred Glover
    "Transmission-Capacity Expansion for Minimizing Blackout Probabilities"
    IEEE Transactions on Power Systems, 29(1):43-52, 2014
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    The original publication is available at http://ieeexplore.ieee.org

  6. Jennifer Van Dinter, Steffen Rebennack, Josef Kallrath, Paul Denholm, and Alexandra Newman
    "The Unit Commitment Model with Concave Emissions Costs: a Hybrid Benders' Decomposition with Nonconvex Master Problems"
    Annals of Operations Research, 210(1): 361-386, 2013
    The original publication is available at http://www.springerlink.com

  7. Yuping Huang, Steffen Rebennack, and Qipeng P. Zheng
    "Techno-Economic Analysis and Optimization Models for Carbon Capture and Storage - A Survey"
    Energy Systems, 4(4): 315-353, 2013
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    The original publication is available at http://www.springerlink.com

  8. Donatella Granata, Gregory Steeger, and Steffen Rebennack
    "Network Interdiction via a Critical Disruption Path: Branch-and-Price Algorithms"
    Computers & Operations Research, 40(11): 2689-2702, 2013
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    The original publication is available at http://www.elsevier.com

  9. Stephen Frank, Ingrida Steponavice, and Steffen Rebennack
    "Optimal Power Flow: A Bibliographic Survey I - Formulations and Deterministic Methods"
    Energy Systems, 3(3): 221-258, 2012
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    The original publication is available at http://www.springerlink.com

  10. Stephen Frank, Ingrida Steponavice, and Steffen Rebennack
    "Optimal Power Flow: A Bibliographic Survey II - Non-Deterministic and Hybrid Methods"
    Energy Systems, 3(3): 259-289, 2012
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    The original publication is available at http://www.springerlink.com

  11. Steffen Rebennack, Bruno Flach, Mario V.F. Pereira, and Panos M. Pardalos
    "Stochastic Hydro-Thermal Scheduling under CO2 Emission Constraints"
    IEEE Transactions on Power Systems, 27(1): 58-68, 2012
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    The original publication is available at http://ieeexplore.ieee.org

  12. Steffen Rebennack, Gerhard Reinelt, and Panos M. Pardalos
    "A Tutorial on Branch & Cut Algorithms for the Maximum Stable Set Problem"
    International Transactions in Operational Research, 19(1-2): 161-199, 2012
    The original publication is available at http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/

  13. Steffen Rebennack, Marcus Oswald, Dirk Oliver Theis, Hanna Seitz, Gerhard Reinelt, and Panos M. Pardalos
    "A Branch and Cut Solver for the Maximum Stable Set Problem"
    Journal of Combinatorial Optimization, 21(4): 434-457, 2011
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    The original publication is available at http://www.springerlink.com

  14. Steffen Rebennack, Josef Kallrath, and Panos M. Pardalos
    "Optimal Storage Design for a Multi-Product Plant: A Non-Convex MINLP Formulation"
    Computers & Chemical Engineering, 35(2): 255-271, 2011
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    The original publication is available at http://www.elsevier.com/

  15. Vitaliy Yatsenko, Nikita Boyko, Steffen Rebennack, and Panos M. Pardalos
    "Space Weather Influence on Power Systems: Prediction, Risk Analysis, and Modeling"
    Energy Systems, 1(2): 197-207, 2010
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    The original publication is available at http://www.springerlink.com

  16. Steffen Rebennack, Ashwin Arulselvan, Lily Elefteriadou, and Panos M. Pardalos
    "Complexity Analysis for Maximum Flow Problems with Arc Reversals"
    Journal of Combinatorial Optimization, 19(2): 200-216, 2010
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    The original publication is available at http://www.springerlink.com

  17. Steffen Rebennack, Artyom Nahapetyan, and Panos M. Pardalos
    "Bilinear Modeling Solution Approach for Fixed Charged Network Flow Problems"
    Optimization Letters, 3(3): 347-355, 2009
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    The original publication is available at http://www.springerlink.com

  18. Steffen Rebennack, Josef Kallrath, and Panos M. Pardalos
    "Column Enumeration based Decomposition Techniques for a Class of Non-Convex MINLP Problems"
    Journal of Global Optimization, 43(2-3): 277-297, 2009
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    The original publication is available at http://www.springerlink.com

Book Chapters

  1. Josef Kallrath and Steffen Rebennack
    "Computing Area-Tight Piecewise Linear Overestimators, Underestimators and Tubes for Univariate Functions"
    Chapter 14 in "Optimization in Science and Engineering," S. Butenko, C.A. Floudas, and T.M. Rassias (Eds.), Springer, pp. 273-292, 2014
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    The original publication is available at http://www.springerlink.com

  2. Hoang Tuy, Steffen Rebennack, and Panos M. Pardalos
    "Global Optimization"
    Encyclopedia of Operations Research and Management Science, S. Gass and M. Fu (Eds.), Springer, pp. 650-658, 2013
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    The original publication is available at http://www.springerlink.com

  3. Steffen Rebennack, Josef Kallrath, and Panos M. Pardalos
    "Energy Portfolio Optimization for Electric Utilities: Case Study for Germany"
    Chapter 14 in "Energy, Natural Resources and Environmental Economics," Endre Bjørndal, Mette Bjørndal, Panos M. Pardalos, and Mikael Rönnqvist (Eds.), Energy Systems, Springer, pp. 221-246, 2010
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    The original publication is available at http://www.springerlink.com

  4. Qipeng Phil Zheng, Steffen Rebennack, Niko A. Iliadis, and Panos M. Pardalos
    "Optimization Models in the Natural Gas Industry"
    Chapter 6 in "Handbook of Power Systems I," Steffen Rebennack, Panos M. Pardalos, Mario V.F. Pereira and Niko A. Iliadis (Eds.), Energy Systems, Springer, pp. 121-148, 2010
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    The original publication is available at http://www.springerlink.com

  5. Panos M. Pardalos and Steffen Rebennack
    "Computational Challenges with Cliques, Quasi-cliques and Clique Partitions in Graphs"
    Chapter 2 in "Experimental Algorithms," Paola Festa (Ed.), Lecture Notes in Computer Science, vol. 6049/2010, Springer, pp. 13-22, 2010
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    The original publication is available at http://www.springerlink.com

  6. Vitaliy A. Yatsenko, Panos M. Pardalos, and Steffen Rebennack
    "Critical States of Nuclear Power Plant Reactors and Bilinear Modeling"
    Chapter 7 in "Optimization in the Energy Industry," Josef Kallrath, Panos M. Pardalos, Steffen Rebennack, and Max Scheidt (Eds.), Energy Systems, Springer, pp. 149-166, 2009
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    The original publication is available at http://www.springerlink.com

  7. Saed Alazamir, Steffen Rebennack, and Panos M. Pardalos
    "Improving the Neighborhood Selection Strategy in Simulated Annealing using Optimal Stopping Problem"
    Chapter 18 in "Global Optimization: Focus on Simulated Annealing," Cher Ming Tan (Ed.), Energy Systems, I-Tech Education and Publication, pp. 363-382, 2008
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    The book can be downloaded for free at http://intechweb.org/

  8. Steffen Rebennack
    "Ellipsoid Method"
    In "Encyclopedia of Optimization," 2nd edition, Christodoulos A. Floudas and Panos M. Pardalos (Eds.), Springer, pp. 890-899, 2008
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    The original publication is available at http://www.springerlink.com

  9. Steffen Rebennack
    "Stable Set Problem: Branch & Cut Algorithms"
    In "Encyclopedia of Optimization," 2nd edition, Christodoulos A. Floudas and Panos M. Pardalos (Eds.), Springer, pp. 3676-3688, 2008
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    The original publication is available at http://www.springerlink.com

Conference Proceedings

  1. Petros Xanthopoulos, Steffen Rebennack, Chang-Chia Liu, Jicong Zhang, Panos M. Pardalos, Gregory Holmes, and Basim Uthman
    "A Novel Wavelet Based Algorithm for Spike and Wave Detection in Absence Epilepsy"
    Proceedings of "IEEE International Conference on Bioinformatics & Bioengineering," Philadelphia, USA, pp. 14-19, 2010
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  2. Steffen Rebennack, Niko A. Iliadis, Josef Kallrath, and Panos M. Pardalos
    "Short Term Portfolio Optimization for Discrete Power Plant Dispatching"
    Proceedings of "IEEE PES General Meeting," Calgary, Canada, pp. 1-6, 2009
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  3. Steffen Rebennack, Niko A. Iliadis, Mario V.F. Pereira, and Panos M. Pardalos
    "Electricity and CO2 Emissions System Price Modeling"
    Proceedings of "IEEE PowerTech," Bucharest, Romania, pp. 1-6, 2009
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Books Edited

  1. Handbook of Wind Power Systems
    Panos M. Pardalos, Steffen Rebennack, Mario V.F. Pereira, Niko A. Iliadis, and Vijay Pappu (Eds.)
    Energy Systems, Springer, 2013
    ISBN: 978-3-642-41079-6
    The book is available from Springer

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  1. Handbook of CO2 in Power Systems
    Qipeng P. Zheng, Steffen Rebennack, Panos M. Pardalos, Mario V.F. Pereira and Niko A. Iliadis (Eds.)
    Energy Systems, Springer, 2012
    ISBN: 978-3-642-27430-5
    The book is available from Springer

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  1. Handbook of Networks in Power Systems I
    Alexey Sorokin, Steffen Rebennack, Panos M. Pardalos, Niko A. Iliadis and Mario V.F. Pereira (Eds.)
    Energy Systems, Springer, 2012
    ISBN: 978-3-642-23192-6
    The book is available from Springer

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  1. Handbook of Networks in Power Systems II
    Alexey Sorokin, Steffen Rebennack, Panos M. Pardalos, Niko A. Iliadis and Mario V.F. Pereira (Eds.)
    Energy Systems, Springer, 2012
    ISBN: 978-3-642-23405-7
    The book is available from Springer

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  1. Experimental Algorithms
    Panos M. Pardalos, and Steffen Rebennack (Eds.)
    Proceedings of the 10th International Symposium, SEA 2011, Kolimpari, Chania, Crete, Greece, May 5-7, 2011
    Lecture Notes in Computer Science, Vol. 6630, Springer, 2011
    ISBN: 978-3-642-20661-0
    The book is available from Springer
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  1. Handbook of Power Systems I
    Steffen Rebennack, Panos M. Pardalos, Mario V.F. Pereira, and Niko A. Iliadis (Eds.)
    Energy Systems, Springer, 2010
    ISBN: 978-3-642-02492-4
    The book is available from Springer

    Reviewed in:
    • Energy Systems, 2:1, 113-114, 2011
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  1. Handbook of Power Systems II
    Steffen Rebennack, Panos M. Pardalos, Mario V.F. Pereira, and Niko A. Iliadis (Eds.)
    Energy Systems, Springer, 2010
    ISBN: 978-3-642-12685-7
    The book is available from Springer

    Reviewed in:
    • Energy Systems, 2:1, 113-114, 2011
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  1. Optimization in the Energy Industry
    Josef Kallrath, Panos M. Pardalos, Steffen Rebennack, and Max Scheidt (Eds.)
    Energy Systems, Springer, 533 pp., 2009
    ISBN: 978-3-540-88964-9
    The book is available from Springer
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Special Issues of Journals Edited

  1. Energy Systems, 5(1), 2014, edited by Steffen Rebennack, Josef Kallrath, and Stefan Janson
  2. Optimization Letters, 5(3), 2011, edited by Steffen Rebennack
  3. Computational Management Science, 5(4), 2008, edited by Josef Kallrath, Panos M. Pardalos, and Steffen Rebennack

Diploma Thesis

  • Steffen Rebennack
    "Maximum Stable Set Problem: A Branch & Cut Solver"
    Ruprecht-Karls-Universität Heidelberg, Fakultät für Mathematik und Informatik, May 2006
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PhD Thesis

  • Steffen Rebennack
    "A Unified State-Space and Scenario Tree Framework for Multi-Stage Stochastic Optimization: An Application to Emission-Constrained Hydro-Thermal Scheduling"
    University of Florida, Industrial and Systems Engineering, August 2010

Magazine Articles

  • Steffen Rebennack
    Book Review: "Gemischt-ganzzahlige Optimierung: Modelierung in der Praxis"
    OR News, 47: 36, 2013
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  • Steffen Rebennack
    "Emission-Constrained Hydro-Thermal Scheduling"
    OR News, 43: 26-27, 2011
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