Peer-Review Publications

A. Authored Books

1. Charalambous, C A; Cotton, I, “Stray current control and corrosion limitation for DC mass transit systems”, Publisher: The University of Manchester Press. (https://www.escholar.manchester.ac.uk/uk-ac-man-scw:141928), Release date: 2011.)

2. A. Demetriou and C.A. Charalambous, “Technical Guide for Lightning and Surge Protection in small Photovoltaic installations on roofs of domestic structures” Publisher: Electricity Authority of Cyprus, ISBN Pending, March 2015 (in Greek).

3. A. Demetriou and C.A. Charalambous, “Technical Guide for Lightning and Surge Protection in large-scale field Photovoltaic installations” Publisher: Electricity Authority of Cyprus, ISBN Pending, March 20015 (in Greek).

 
B. Book Chapters

1. F. Gonzalez-Longatt, J.M. Roldan, J.L. Rueda, Charalambos A. Charalambous, and B. S. Rajpurohit, “Implementation of Simplified Models of Local Controller for Multi-terminal HVDC Systems in DIgSILENT Power Factory”, in “Power Factory Applications for Power System Analysis”, Publisher: Springer, 2014, pp: 447-472.

2. F. Gonzalez-Longatt, J.L. Rueda, Charalambos A. Charalambous, and P. De Oliveira, “ Estimation of Equivalent Model for Clusters of Induction Generators based on PMU Measurements” in “Power Factory Applications for Power System Analysis”, Publisher: Springer, 2014, pp: 473-489.

3. A. Nikolaidis, F. Gonzalez-Longatt and Charalambos A. Charalambous, “Indices to Assess the Integration of Renewable Energy Resources on Standard Test Networks through DIgSILENT’s Programming Language (DPL)” in “Power Factory Applications for Power System Analysis”, Publisher: Springer, 2014, pp: 135-156.

 
C. Peer Reviewed Journal Papers

1. C.A. Charalambous, “Comprehensive Modelling to Allow Informed Calculation of DC Traction Systems’ Stray Current Levels” IEEE Transactions on Vehicular Technology, Accepted Sep. 2017, DOI (identifier) 10.1109/TVT.2017.2748988. (pdf)

2. A.I. Nikolaidis and C.A. Charalambous, “Hidden Cross-subsidies of Net Energy Metering Practice: Energy Distribution Losses Reallocation due to Prosumers’ and Storsumers’ Integration”, IET Generation Transmission & Distribution, Accepted April 2017, GTD-2016-1473.R1. (pdf)

3. A.I. Nikolaidis and C.A. Charalambous, “Hidden Financial Implications of Net Energy Metering Practice in an Isolated Power System: Critical Review and Policy Insights”, Renewable and Sustainable Energy Reviews, Accepted April 2017, DOI:10.2016/j.rser.2017.04.032. (pdf)

4. K. Metallinos, T.A. Papadopoulos and C.A. Charalambous, “Derivation and Evaluation of Generic Measurement-Based Dynamic Load Models”, Electric Power System Research (EPSR) Journal, Accepted June 2016 (EPSR-4742). (pdf)

5. A. Demetriou, D. Buxton and C.A. Charalambous, “Stray Current Corrosion Blind Spots Inherent to PV Systems Fault Detection Mechanisms: Elaboration of a Novel Concept, IEEE Transactions on Power Delivery, Accepted March 2016, 10.1109/TPWRD.2016.2538789. (pdf)

6. A. Nikolaidis, I. Koumparou, G. Makrides, V. Efthymiou, G.E. Georghiou and C. A. Charalambous, “’Reliable integration of a concentrating solar power plant in a small isolated system through an appropriately-sized battery energy storage system” IET Renewable Power Generation. vol. 10, no. 5, pp. 735-742, 5 2016. (pdf)

7. C. A. Charalambous, P. Aylott and D. Buxton, “Stray Current Calculation and Monitoring in DC Mass-Transit Systems: Interpreting Calculations for Real-Life Conditions and Determining Appropriate Safety Margins,” in IEEE Vehicular Technology Magazine, vol. 11, no. 2, pp. 24-31, June 2016. doi: 10.1109/MVT.2015.2477419. (pdf)

8. C. A. Charalambous, A. Demetriou and N. D. Kokkinos, “Impact of Photovoltaic-Oriented DC Stray Current Corrosion on Large-Scale Solar Farms’ Grounding and Third-Party Infrastructure: Modeling and Assessment,” in IEEE Transactions on Industry Applications, vol. 51, no. 6, pp. 5421-5430, Nov.-Dec. 2015. doi: 10.1109/TIA.2015.2416241(Special issue on grounding systems – invited paper). (pdf)

9. A. Nikolaidis, A. Milidonis and C. A. Charalambous, “Impact of Fuel-Dependent Electricity Retail Charges on the Savings Value of Net-Metered PV Applications in Vertically Integrated Systems”. Energy Policy – Elsevier, Volume 79, Issue C, pages 150-160, 2015. (pdf)

10. A. Lazari and C. A. Charalambous, “Life-Cycle Loss Evaluations of Power Transformers Serving Large Photovoltaic Plants in Vertically Integrated and Decentralised Systems”. IET Generation Transmission and Distribution (formerly IEE Proceedings), vol.9, no.8, pp.759-766, 5 21 2015. (pdf)

11. A. Lazari and C. A. Charalambous, “Probabilistic Total Ownership Cost of Power Transformers Serving Large-Scale Wind Plants in Liberalized Electricity Markets”, IEEE Transactions on Power Delivery, vol.30, no.4, pp.1923-1930, Aug. 2015. (pdf)

12. C.A. Charalambous and Aylott, P., “Dynamic Stray Current Evaluations on Cut-and-Cover Sections of DC Metro Systems”, Vehicular Technology, IEEE Transactions on, vol.63, no.8, pp.3530, 3538, Oct. 2014. (pdf)

13. C. A. Charalambous, Z.D. Wang, P. Jarman and J.P Sturgess; ‘A Time Domain Finite Element Technique for Quantifying the Effect of Sustained Ferroresonance on Power Transformer Core Bolts’, Electric Power Applications, IET (formerly IEE Proceedings), Volume 8, Issue 6, July 2014, p. 221 – 231. (pdf)

14. C. A. Charalambous, N. Kokkinos, N. Christofides, “External Lightning Protection and Grounding in Large Scale Photovoltaic Applications”, Electromagnetic Compatibility, IEEE Transactions on, vol.56, no.2, pp.427,434, April 2014. (pdf)

15. Charalambous, C.A.; Milidonis, A.; Lazari, A.; Nikolaidis, A.I., “Loss Evaluation and Total Ownership Cost of Power Transformers—Part I: A Comprehensive Method,” Power Delivery, IEEE Transactions on, vol.28, no.3, pp.1870 – 1880, July 2013. (pdf)

16. Charalambous, C.A.; Milidonis, A.; Hirodontis, S.; Lazari, A., “Loss Evaluation and Total Ownership Cost of Power Transformers—Part II: Application of Method and Numerical Results,” Power Delivery, IEEE Transactions on, vol.28, no.3, pp.1881 – 1889, July 2013. (pdf)

17. Charalambous, C.A.; Cotton, I.; Aylott, P., “Modeling for Preliminary Stray Current Design Assessments: The Effect of Cross Track Regeneration Supply,” Power Delivery, IEEE Transactions on, vol.28, no.3, pp.1899, 1908, July 2013. (pdf)

18. A. Lazari and C. A. Charalambous, “Integrating Greenhouse Gas Emissions Costs in Lifecycle Loss Evaluations: A Case Study for Transmission Lines,” Journal of Conference Papers in Energy, vol. 2013, Article ID 682130, 6 pages, 2013. doi:10.1155/2013/682130, July 2013. (Best Paper in POEM 2013 – Published in Journal). (pdf)

19. A. Nikolaidis, F.G. Longatt and C.A. Charalambous, “Indices to Assess the Integration of Renewable Energy Resources on Transmission Systems,” Journal of Conference Papers in Energy, vol. 2013, Article ID 324562, 8 pages, 2013. doi:10.1155/2013/324562, July 2013. . (Best Paper in POEM 2013 – Published in Journal). (pdf)

20. Charalambous, C.A.; Cotton, I.; Aylott, P.; Kokkinos, N.D., “A Holistic Stray Current Assessment of Bored Tunnel Sections of DC Transit Systems,” Power Delivery, IEEE Transactions on , vol.28, no.2, pp.1048,1056, April 2013. (pdf)

21. C. A. Charalambous, Z.D. Wang, P. Jarman and J.P Sturgess; ‘’Facilitating an Electromagnetic Finite Element Analysis of a Power Transformer Experiencing Ferroresonance, in Frequency Domain’’, Generation, Transmission & Distribution, IET (formerly IEE Proceedings), Volume: 5 Issue: 6, page(s): 640 – 649, June 2011. (pdf)

22. C. A. Charalambous, Z.D. Wang, Paul Jarman, Mark Osborne, ‘’2-D Electromagnetic Finite Element Analysis of an Autotransformer Experiencing Ferroresonance’’ Power Delivery, IEEE Transactions on, Volume: 24, Issue: 3, Page(s): 1275 – 1283, July 2009. (pdf)

23. C. A. Charalambous, I. Cotton, P. Aylott, ‘’A simulation tool to predict the impact of soil topologies on coupling between a light rail system and buried third party infrastructure’’ , Vehicular Technology, IEEE Transactions on, Vol. 57, No. 3, pages: 1404-1416, May 2008. (pdf)

24. C. A. Charalambous, Z.D. Wang, Mark Osborne, Paul Jarman, ‘’Sensitivity Studies on a Power Transformer Model for Ferroresonance on a 400 kV Circuit’’, IET Generation Transmission and Distribution Systems (formerly IEE Proceedings), Volume 2, Issue 2, pages: 159-166, March 2008. (pdf)

25. C. Charalambous, I. Cotton, ‘‘Influence of soil structures on corrosion performance of floating DC Transit Systems’’, IET Electric Power Applications (formerly IEE Proceedings), Vol. 1, Issue 1, pages: 9-16, January 2007. (pdf)

26. I. Cotton, C. Charalambous, P. Ernst, P. Aylott, ‘‘Stray Current Control in DC Mass Transit Systems’’, IEEE Transactions on Vehicular Technology, Vol. 54, No. 2, pages: 722 – 730, March 2005. (pdf)

 
D. Refereed International Conference Papers

1. C. Charalambous, I Cotton, ‘‘Impact of Earthing Topologies on Stray Current Performance of a DC Mass Transit System’’, Proceedings of the 14th International Symposium on High Voltage Engineering (ISH 2005), 25-29 Aug. Beijing-China, paper number: B-19.

2. D. Kokkinos, N. Kokkinos, J. Koutsoubis, M. Klabana, Ath. Triantafillides, ELEMKO SA, Ch. Charalambous, University of Manchester, “Effect of Direct Lightning Strike in the Down Conductors Embedded into the Reinforcement”, Proceedings of the International Conference on Lightning Protection (ICLP 2006) ,18-22 Sep. Kanazawa – Japan, paper number: IX-9.

3. D. Kokkinos, G. Valirakis, N. Kokkinos, ELEMKO SA, Ch. Charalambous, I. Cotton, University of Manchester, ‘’Lightning Protection of Cable Bridges‘’, Proceedings of the International Conference on Lightning Protection (ICLP 2006) , 18-22 Sep. Kanazawa – Japan, paper number: IX-20.

4. C. Charalambous, I Cotton, University of Manchester, Pete Aylott ‘’The influence of soil characteristics on coupling between DC Traction systems and Buried Utilities’’, Proceedings of the N.A.C.E International Corrosion Conference 2007- Symposium on Interference Issues, 11-15 March Nashville, Tennessee, USA, paper number 07645.

5. M. Osborne, P. Jarman, National Grid UK, C. Charalambous, Z.D. Wang, the University of Manchester UK, ‘’The impact of Ferroresonance and low frequency phenomena on Power Transformers and Transmission systems’’, CIGRE Symposium – Transient Phenomena in Large Electric Power systems, Topic 1: Insulation coordination aspects, April 18-21, 2007, Zagreb, Croatia, paper number: 0704.

6. C. Charalambous, Z.D Wang, The University of Manchester UK, M. Osborne, P. Jarman, National Grid UK, ‘’ Validation of a Power Transformer Model For Ferroresonance with system tests on a 400kV circuit’’, The 7th International Conference on Power Systems Transients (IPST 2007), Lyon- France 4-7 June 2007 , paper number: 50.

7. Jie Li, C. Charalambous, Z.D. Wang, ‘’Interpretation of FRA Results Using Low Frequency Transformer Modelling’’, Proceedings of the 15th International Symposium on High Voltage Engineering – ISH, Ljubljana Slovenia 24- 29 Aug. 2007, paper number: T7-456.

8. N. Kokkinos, D. Kokkinos, J. Koutsoubis, I. Cotton, C. Charalambous: ‘’Effect of direct lightning strike on the LPS of a structure with respect to the induced voltage and current inside the structure – Experimental study’’, Proceedings of the 29th International Conference on Lightning Protection, Uppsala, Sweden, 2008, paper number: 3A-05.

9. N. Kioupis, N. Kokkinos, J. Koutsoubis, I. Cotton, C. Charalambous, ‘’Analysis of induced overvoltages in a natural gas transmission pipeline due to nearby lightning strike’’, Proceedings of the 29th International Conference on Lightning Protection, Uppsala, Sweden, 2008, paper number: 3A-11.

10. C.A. Charalambous, Zhongdong Wang, P. Jarman M. Osborne, ‘’ Core Structure and its Association with Transformer Susceptibility towards Ferroresonance’’, International Conference of Power System Transient, IPST 2009, at Doshisha University, Kyoto, Japan, 2-6 June 2009, paper ID number: 80.

11. P. Aylott, I. Cotton, C.A. Charalambous, ‘’Impact and Management of Stray Current on DC Rail Systems’’, The 4th Institution of Engineering and Technology Course on: Railway Electrification Infrastructure and Systems (REIS), 1-5 June 2009, Royal Institute for British Architects, London, UK.

12. C. A. Charalambous, R. Zhang, Z. D. Wang “Simulating Thermal Conditions around Core Bolts when Transformer Experiencing Ferroresonance” , International Conference of Power System Transient, IPST 2011, at Delft , The Netherlands June 2011, paper ID number: 211.

13. C. Kallonas, G. Frangou, C. A Charalambous, N. D. Kokkinos, “Lightning Protection Requirements for Large – Extended Photovoltaic Installations”, 3rd International Conference on Renewable Energy Sources and Energy Efficiency, May 2011, Nicosia, Cyprus, Paper ID: 130.

14. Aylott, P.; Cotton, I.; Charalambous, C.A., “Impact and management of stray current on DC rail systems,” Railway Electrification Infrastructure and Systems (REIS 2011), 5th IET Professional Development Course on , vol., no., pp.273,280, 6-9 June 2011.

15. F. Gonzalez-Longatt, J. Roldan, C. A. Charalambous “Power Flow Solution on Multi-Terminal HVDC Systems: SuperGrid Case” International Conference on Renewable Energies and Power Quality (ICREPQ’12) Santiago de Compostela (Spain), 28th to 30th March, 2012, paper number 799.

16. F. González-Longatt, Senior Member, IEEE, J.M. Roldan, Member, IEEE, C.A. Charalambous, Member, IEEE, “Evaluation of Power Flow Variability in the Paraguaná Transmission System due to Integration First Venezuelan Wind Farm, ”, IEEE PES General Meeting 2012.

17. N. Kokkinos, N. Christophides, C. A Charalambous, “Lightning Protection Practice for Large-Extended Photovoltaic Installations”, 2012 International Conference on Lightning Protection (ICLP), Vienna, Austria, 2-7th September 2012.

18. F. González-Longatt, Senior Member, IEEE, J.M. Roldan, Member, IEEE, C.A. Charalambous, Member, IEEE, “Solution of AC/DC Power Flow on a Multi- Terminal HVDC System: Illustrative Case Supergrid Phase I”, 47th International Universities’ Power Engineering Conference (UPEC 2012), London, UK.

19. Aylott, P.; Cotton, I.; Charalambous, C.A., “Impact and management of stray current on DC rail systems,” Railway Electrification Infrastructure and Systems (REIS 2013), 5th IET Professional Development Course on , vol., no., pp.,280, 3-6 June 2013.

20. A. Lazari, C. A. Charalambous, “A Software Tool to Evaluate the Total Ownership Cost of Distribution Transformers”, Power Options for the Eastern Mediterranean Region Conference (POEM 2013), 7-8 October 2013, Nicosia, Cyprus.

21. A. Nikolaidis, C. A. Charalambous, “Action Steps for Refining the Cyprus National Action Plan on RES Penetration for Electricity Generation- should we reconsider?” , Power Options for the Eastern Mediterranean Region Conference (POEM 2013), 7-8, October 2013, Nicosia, Cyprus.

22. A. Lazari and C. A. Charalambous, “Integrating Fossil Fuel Mix and Pricing in Evaluating the Total Ownership Cost of Distribution Transformers of Vertically Integrated Utilities”, IEEE EnergyCON 2014, Dubrovnik, Croatia, 13-16 May 2014.

23. C. A Charalambous, N. Kokkinos, N. Christophides “A Simulation Tool to Assess the Lightning Induced Over-Voltages on dc Cables of Photovoltaic Installations”, 2014 International Conference on Lightning Protection (ICLP), Shanghai-China, 13-17 October 2014.

24. A. Lazari and C. A. Charalambous, “Contemplation of Transformer Loss Evaluation Methods in Vertically Integrated and Decentralized Energy Systems”, IEEE PowerTech, Conference, Eindhoven 2015.

25. Buxton, D.; Cotton, I.; Charalambous, C.A., “Stray Current and Civil Infrastructure Protection,” The 7th IET Professional Development Course on Railway Electrification Infrastructure and Systems (REIS) Monday 8 – Thursday 11 June 2015 | Royal College of Physicians, London, UK.

26. A. Nikolaidis, C. A. Charalambous, “Critical Evaluation of Net-Metring Policy in Cyprus”, IEEE EnergyCon 2016, Leuven, Belgium, 4-8 May 2016.

27. M. Panteli, A.I. Nikolaidis, C.A. Charalambous, Y. Zhou, F.R. Wood, S. Glynn, P. Mancarella, “Analyzing the Resilience and Flexibility of Power Systems to Future Demand and Supply Scenarios”, 18th Mediterranean Electrotechnical Conference – IEEE MELECON April, 2016.

28. A. Demetriou, N. Kokkinos and C.A. Charalambous “Integrating the Loss of Economic Value in Lightning-Related Risk Assessments of Large Scale Photovoltaic Systems Participating in Regulated and Competitive Energy Markets”, ICLP 2016, Estoril Portugal, Oct. 2016.

29. A. Demetriou and C.A Charalambous, “Understanding of DC Leakage and Faults in Floating Photovoltaic Systems: Trojan horse to Undermine Metallic Infrastructure and Safety”, IEEE Powertech, Manchester, June 2017.

30. A.I. Nikolaidis, M. Panteli, C.A. Charalambous, Distribution Loss Factors for the Emerging, Open-Access Electricity Market in Cyprus”, IEEE Powertech, Manchester, June 2017.

31. N. Kioupis, A. Lazari, N. Kokkinos, T. Manolis, C.A. Charalambous, ‘AC Interference Study on DESFA Natural Gas Pipeline due to the Operation of a 20.8 MW Wind Park’, CEOCOR Conference, 16-19 May 2017, Luxemburg.

32. Buxton, D.; Cotton, I.; Charalambous, C.A., “Stray Current and Civil Infrastructure Protection,” The 8th IET Professional Development Course on Railway Electrification Infrastructure and Systems (REIS) 26 – 29 June 2017 | IET London, Savoy Place, London, UK.

33. A. Demetriou, D. Buxton and C.A. Charalambous, “Stray Current Corrosion Blind Spots Inherent to PV Systems Fault Detection Mechanisms: Elaboration of a Novel Concept, IEEE Powertech Conference, Manchester, June 2017. (Invited Paper)