Researcher

Dr Baran Yildiz

Biography

Baran is a Senior Research Associate at the School of Photovoltaic and Renewable Energy Engineering (SPREE). He is currently working in a CRC project developing smart home energy management solutions in collaboration with Solar Analytics Pty. Ltd. Baran completed his PhD on residential electricity load analysis and forecasting for smart energy systems and integration of distributed energy resources (DER). His research and professional...view more

Baran is a Senior Research Associate at the School of Photovoltaic and Renewable Energy Engineering (SPREE). He is currently working in a CRC project developing smart home energy management solutions in collaboration with Solar Analytics Pty. Ltd. Baran completed his PhD on residential electricity load analysis and forecasting for smart energy systems and integration of distributed energy resources (DER). His research and professional experience includes: residential and commercial electricity analysis and forecasting, demand side management, home energy systems, grid-connected and stand-alone PV systems, distributed energy resource integration.


My Research Activities

Demand side management

Smart home energy management systems 

Load forecasting

Integration of distributed energy resources


My Research Supervision


Areas of supervision

Residential electricity load analysis, forecasting and clustering

Demand side management

Distributed energy resources


Currently supervising

I am currently supervising/co-supervising two undergraduate students and a master's by research student. The research areas are: clustering and classification of household electricity loads for PV and battery sizing, tariff analysis and battery energy modelling for Virtual Power Plants (VPP) and Integration of Electric Vehicles and Vehicle to Grid (V2G) technology in microgrids.

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