• 1706 Citations
  • 24 h-Index
1987 …2020

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Research Output

  • 1706 Citations
  • 24 h-Index
  • 64 Article
  • 35 Conference contribution
  • 16 Conference article
  • 11 Paper
2020

An automated cluster-based approach for asset rescheduling in building communities

Nazemi, S. D. & Jafari, M. A., Feb 2020, 2020 IEEE Texas Power and Energy Conference, TPEC 2020. Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc., 9042580. (2020 IEEE Texas Power and Energy Conference, TPEC 2020).

Rutgers, The State University

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Economic and operational evaluation of PV and CHP combined with energy storage systems considering energy and regulation markets

Mahani, K., Jamali, M. A., Nazemi, S. D. & Jafari, M. A., Feb 2020, 2020 IEEE Texas Power and Energy Conference, TPEC 2020. Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc., 9042537. (2020 IEEE Texas Power and Energy Conference, TPEC 2020).

Rutgers, The State University

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

1 Scopus citations

Evaluation of the behind-the-meter benefits of energy storage systems with consideration of ancillary market opportunities

Mahani, K., Nazemi, S. D., Arabzadeh Jamali, M. & Jafari, M. A., Mar 2020, In : Electricity Journal. 33, 2, 106707.

Rutgers, The State University

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

3 Scopus citations

Prediction of building indoor temperature response in variable air volume systems

Ghofrani, A., Nazemi, S. D. & Jafari, M. A., Jan 2 2020, In : Journal of Building Performance Simulation. 13, 1, p. 34-47 14 p.

Rutgers, The State University

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

7 Scopus citations

Techno-economic analysis and optimization of a microgrid considering demand-side management

Nazemi, S. D., Mahani, K., Ghofrani, A., Amini, M., Kose, B. E. & Jafari, M. A., Feb 2020, 2020 IEEE Texas Power and Energy Conference, TPEC 2020. Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc., 9042562. (2020 IEEE Texas Power and Energy Conference, TPEC 2020).

Rutgers, The State University

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

3 Scopus citations
2019
6 Scopus citations

Energy Portfolio-based Joint Flexibility Scheduling of Coordinated Microgrids

Angizeh, F., Chau, K., Mahani, K. & Jafari, M. A., Oct 2019, 51st North American Power Symposium, NAPS 2019. Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc., 9000345. (51st North American Power Symposium, NAPS 2019).

Rutgers, The State University

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

HVAC load synchronization in smart building communities

Ghofrani, A., Nazemi, S. D. & Jafari, M., Nov 1 2019, In : Sustainable Cities and Society. 51, 101741.

Rutgers, The State University

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

9 Scopus citations

Joint Optimization of Operation and Maintenance Policies for Solar-Powered Microgrids

Mahani, K., Liang, Z., Parlikad, A. K. & Jafari, M. A., Apr 2019, In : IEEE Transactions on Sustainable Energy. 10, 2, p. 833-842 10 p., 8388872.

Rutgers, The State University

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2018
23 Scopus citations

Real-time Driver Drowsiness Detection for Android Application Using Deep Neural Networks Techniques

Jabbar, R., Al-Khalifa, K., Kharbeche, M., Alhajyaseen, W., Jafari, M. & Jiang, S., Jan 1 2018, In : Procedia Computer Science. 130, p. 400-407 8 p.

Rutgers, The State University

Research output: Contribution to journalConference article

24 Scopus citations

Solar-Powered Microgrid Capacity Planning for a General Hospital

Chau, K., Mahani, K., Jafari, M. A. & Haghani, S., Oct 2018, 2018 IEEE Green Energy and Smart Systems Conference, IGESSC 2018. Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc., 8745520. (2018 IEEE Green Energy and Smart Systems Conference, IGESSC 2018).

Rutgers, The State University

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

2017

Distributed air conditioning control in commercial buildings based on a physical-statistical approach

Ghofrani, A. & Jafari, M., Aug 1 2017, In : Energy and Buildings. 148, p. 106-118 13 p.

Rutgers, The State University

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

14 Scopus citations

Network-aware approach for energy storage planning and control in the network with high penetration of renewables

Mahani, K., Farzan, F. & Jafari, M. A., Jan 1 2017, In : Applied Energy. 195, p. 974-990 17 p.

Rutgers, The State University

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

18 Scopus citations

Sizing methodology for combined renewable energy systems

Swartz, J., Ghofrani, A. & Jafari, M., Oct 26 2017, 2017 IEEE Power and Energy Society Innovative Smart Grid Technologies Conference, ISGT 2017. Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc., 8085958. (2017 IEEE Power and Energy Society Innovative Smart Grid Technologies Conference, ISGT 2017).

Rutgers, The State University

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

2 Scopus citations
2016

A Hybrid Physics-Based and Data Driven Approach to Optimal Control of Building Cooling/Heating Systems

Vaghefi, S. A., Jafari, M. A., Zhu, J., Brouwer, J. & Lu, Y., Apr 2016, In : IEEE Transactions on Automation Science and Engineering. 13, 2, p. 600-610 11 p., 6913017.

Rutgers, The State University

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

20 Scopus citations

Cause analysis of traffic accidents based on degrees of attribute importance of rough set

Gang, T., Song, H. S., Yan, Y. G. & Jafari, M., Jul 20 2016, Proceedings - 2015 IEEE 12th International Conference on Ubiquitous Intelligence and Computing, 2015 IEEE 12th International Conference on Advanced and Trusted Computing, 2015 IEEE 15th International Conference on Scalable Computing and Communications, 2015 IEEE International Conference on Cloud and Big Data Computing, 2015 IEEE International Conference on Internet of People and Associated Symposia/Workshops, UIC-ATC-ScalCom-CBDCom-IoP 2015. Ma, J., Li, A., Ning, H. & Yang, L. T. (eds.). Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc., p. 1665-1669 5 p. 7518484. (Proceedings - 2015 IEEE 12th International Conference on Ubiquitous Intelligence and Computing, 2015 IEEE 12th International Conference on Advanced and Trusted Computing, 2015 IEEE 15th International Conference on Scalable Computing and Communications, 2015 IEEE International Conference on Cloud and Big Data Computing, 2015 IEEE International Conference on Internet of People and Associated Symposia/Workshops, UIC-ATC-ScalCom-CBDCom-IoP 2015).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

4 Scopus citations

Challenges in infrastructure asset management

Parlikad, A. K. & Jafari, M., Jan 1 2016, In : IFAC-PapersOnLine. 49, 28, p. 185-190 6 p.

Rutgers, The State University

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

6 Scopus citations

Cyber physical simulation of energy smart Communities

Ghofrani, A., Farzan, F., Swartz, J., Mahani, K., Balsami, N., Ansari, P. & Jafari, M., Jan 1 2016, Transforming the Future of Infrastructure through Smarter Information - Proceedings of the International Conference on Smart Infrastructure and Construction, ICSIC 2016. ICE Publishing, p. 663-667 5 p.

Rutgers, The State University

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

1 Scopus citations

Energy-Performance as a driver for optimal production planning

Salahi, N. & Jafari, M. A., Jul 15 2016, In : Applied Energy. 174, p. 88-100 13 p.

Rutgers, The State University

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

21 Scopus citations

Integration of Demand Dynamics and Investment Decisions on Distributed Energy Resources

Farzan, F., Farzan, F., Jafari, M. & Gong, J., Jul 1 2016, In : IEEE Transactions on Smart Grid. 7, 4, p. 1886-1895 10 p., 7106516.

Rutgers, The State University

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

7 Scopus citations

Managing demand uncertainty with cost-for-deviation retail pricing

Zhu, J., Vaghefi, S. A., Jafari, M. A., Lu, Y. & Ghofrani, A., Apr 15 2016, In : Energy and Buildings. 118, p. 46-56 11 p.

Rutgers, The State University

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

10 Scopus citations

Resource allocation with stochastic optimal control approach

Valian, H., Jafari, M. & Golmohammadi, D., Apr 1 2016, In : Annals of Operations Research. 239, 2, p. 625-641 17 p.

Rutgers, The State University

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Scopus citations
2015

A multi-scale adaptive model of residential energy demand

Farzan, F., Jafari, M. A., Gong, J., Farzan, F. & Stryker, A., Jul 5 2015, In : Applied Energy. 150, p. 258-273 16 p.

Rutgers, The State University

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

27 Scopus citations

Investment in hydrogen tri-generation for wastewater treatment plants under uncertainties

Gharieh, K., Jafari, M. & Guo, Q., Nov 30 2015, In : Journal of Power Sources. 297, p. 302-314 13 p., 21534.

Rutgers, The State University

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

6 Scopus citations

Microgrid investment under uncertainty: a real option approach using closed form contingent analysis

Farzan, F., Mahani, K., Gharieh, K. & Jafari, M., Dec 1 2015, In : Annals of Operations Research. 235, 1, p. 259-276 18 p.

Rutgers, The State University

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

6 Scopus citations

Modeling and forecasting of cooling and electricity load demand

Vaghefi, A., Jafari, M. A., Bisse, E., Lu, Y. & Brouwer, J., Jan 1 2015, In : Applied Energy. 136, p. 186-196 11 p.

Rutgers, The State University

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

48 Scopus citations

Modeling industrial loads in non-residential buildings

Vaghefi, A., Farzan, F. & Jafari, M. A., Nov 15 2015, In : Applied Energy. 158, p. 378-389 12 p.

Rutgers, The State University

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

10 Scopus citations

Operational planning for multi-building portfolio in an uncertain energy market

Farzan, F., Vaghefi, S. A., Mahani, K., Jafari, M. A. & Gong, J., Jul 16 2015, In : Energy and Buildings. 103, p. 271-283 13 p., 5966.

Rutgers, The State University

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

10 Scopus citations

Toward Closing the Loop between Infrastructure Investments and Societal and Economic Impacts

Rezvani, A. Z., Kemmsies, W., Parlikad, A. K. & Jafari, M. A., Oct 2 2015, In : Engineering Economist. 60, 4, p. 263-290 28 p.

Rutgers, The State University

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Toward optimal day-ahead scheduling and operation control of microgrids under uncertainty

Farzan, F., Jafari, M., Masiello, R. & Lu, Y., Mar 1 2015, In : IEEE Transactions on Smart Grid. 6, 2, p. 499-507 9 p., 6965654.

Rutgers, The State University

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

44 Scopus citations
2014

A critical examination of asset management curriculum in Europe, North America and Australia

Zuashkiani, A., Schoenmaker, R., Parlikad, A. & Jafari, M., Jan 1 2014.

Rutgers, The State University

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

1 Scopus citations

A model-based crash prediction technique for Chinese roadway segments

Vaghefi, S. A., Jafari, M. A., Jafari, B., Rezvani, A. Z., Gang, T. & Al-Khalifa, K. N. M. N., Jan 1 2014.

Rutgers, The State University

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

A Whole-System Approach to Identify the Sources of Variation in Patient Flow

Arbabzadeh, N., Jafari, M. & Seyed, K., Jan 1 2014, Proceedings of the International Conference on Health Care Systems Engineering. Springer New York LLC, p. 203-214 12 p. (Springer Proceedings in Mathematics and Statistics; vol. 61).

Rutgers, The State University

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Business value as the driver for management of building energy assets

Salahi, N., Mahani, K., Zhu, J., Jafari, M. A., Lu, Y., Gharieh, K. & Winslow, P. J., Jan 1 2014, In : ASHRAE Conference-Papers. 120, p. 405-415 11 p.

Rutgers, The State University

Research output: Contribution to journalConference article

1 Scopus citations

Closing the loop between short-term operational volatilities and long-term investment risks in microgrids

Farzan, F., Farzan, F., Gharieh, K., Jafari, M. & Masiello, R., Jan 1 2014, 2014 IEEE PES Innovative Smart Grid Technologies Conference, ISGT 2014. IEEE Computer Society, 6816368. (2014 IEEE PES Innovative Smart Grid Technologies Conference, ISGT 2014).

Rutgers, The State University

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

2 Scopus citations

Cyber-related risk assessment and critical asset identification in power grids

Farzan, F., Jafari, M., Wei, D. & Lu, Y., Jan 1 2014, 2014 IEEE PES Innovative Smart Grid Technologies Conference, ISGT 2014. IEEE Computer Society, 6816371. (2014 IEEE PES Innovative Smart Grid Technologies Conference, ISGT 2014).

Rutgers, The State University

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

3 Scopus citations

Development of a risk assessment tool based on driver behavior and environment

Farzan, F., Gharieh, K., Jafari, M. A., Al-Khalifa, K. N. M. N. & Gang, T., Jan 1 2014.

Rutgers, The State University

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Energy storage valuation under different storage forms and functions in transmission and distribution applications

Kleinberg, M., Mirhosseini, N. S., Farzan, F., Hansell, J., Abrams, A., Katzenstein, W., Harrison, J. & Jafari, M. A., Jul 2014, In : Proceedings of the IEEE. 102, 7, p. 1073-1083 11 p., 6827911.

Rutgers, The State University

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

16 Scopus citations

HVAC degradation and asset management - A novel application of whole building simulation

Zhu, J., Mahani, K., Jafari, M., Salahi, N., Lu, Y. & Bisse, E., Jan 1 2014, p. 394-401. 8 p.

Rutgers, The State University

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Optimizing building energy footprint using integrated reliability and energyplus simulation approach

Mahani, K., Salahi, N., Zhu, J., Jafari, M. A. & Lu, Y., Jan 1 2014, In : ASHRAE Conference-Papers. 120, p. 416-428 13 p.

Rutgers, The State University

Research output: Contribution to journalConference article

3 Scopus citations

Planning sustainable hydrogen supply chain infrastructure with uncertain demand

Dayhim, M., Jafari, M. & Mazurek, M., Apr 24 2014, In : International Journal of Hydrogen Energy. 39, 13, p. 6789-6801 13 p.

Rutgers, The State University

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

36 Scopus citations

Probabilistic pedestrian safety modeling in intersections using a surrogate safety measure

Gharieh, K., Farzan, F., Jafari, M. A. & Gang, T., Jan 1 2014.

Rutgers, The State University

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

1 Scopus citations
2013

A statistical approach to modeling and forecast of the building energy consumption

Vaghefi, A., Jafari, M., Zhu, J., Brouwer, J. & Lu, Y., Jan 1 2013, p. 2838-2845. 8 p.

Rutgers, The State University

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Data and metering infrastructure for sustainable consumption and production

Salahi, N., Jafari, M. & Lyons, K., Jan 1 2013, 33rd Computers and Information in Engineering Conference. American Society of Mechanical Engineers, V02AT02A046. (Proceedings of the ASME Design Engineering Technical Conference; vol. 2 A).

Rutgers, The State University

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

1 Scopus citations

Economic analysis of electric vehicle supply equipments - A utility's perspective

Mahani, K., Jafari, M. A. & Wei, D., Dec 1 2013, 2013 IEEE International Electric Vehicle Conference, IEVC 2013. 6681142. (2013 IEEE International Electric Vehicle Conference, IEVC 2013).

Rutgers, The State University

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Microgrids for fun and profit: The economics of installation investments and operations

Farzan, F., Lahiri, S., Kleinberg, M., Gharieh, K., Farzan, F. & Jafari, M., Jul 22 2013, In : IEEE Power and Energy Magazine. 11, 4, p. 52-58 7 p., 6544707.

Rutgers, The State University

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

63 Scopus citations
2012

Optimal energy management in community micro-grids

Zhu, J., Jafari, M. & Lu, Y., Nov 12 2012, 2012 IEEE Innovative Smart Grid Technologies - Asia, ISGT Asia 2012. 6303202. (2012 IEEE Innovative Smart Grid Technologies - Asia, ISGT Asia 2012).

Rutgers, The State University

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

13 Scopus citations
2011

Protecting smart grid automation systems against cyberattacks

Wei, D., Lu, Y., Jafari, M., Skare, P. M. & Rohde, K., Dec 1 2011, In : IEEE Transactions on Smart Grid. 2, 4, p. 782-795 14 p., 6003813.

Rutgers, The State University

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

88 Scopus citations

Wholesale power trading through concurrent multiple-issue negotiation

Dang, J., Lu, Y., Zhao, P. & Jafari, M., May 1 2011, In : Transactions of the Institute of Measurement and Control. 33, 3-4, p. 386-405 20 p.

Rutgers, The State University

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle