1. Gonçalo Mendes, Jere Nylund, Salla Annala, Samuli Honkapuro, Olli Kilkki, Jan Segerstam, “Local energy markets: opportunities, benefits and barriers”, CIRED Workshop 2018, Ljubljana, Slovenia, 7-8 June 2018 | Link 
  2. Salla Annala, Luisa Matos, Lurian Klein, Gonçalo Mendes, Samuli Honkapuro, “Comparison of opportunities and challenges in Demand Response pilots in Finland and Portugal”, EEM 2018 – 15th International Conference on the European Energy Market, Łódź, Poland, 27-29 June 2018 | Link
  3. Gisela Mendes, José Rui Ferreira, Susete Albuquerque, Célia Trocato, Olli Kilkki, Sirpa Repo, Alexandre Neto, “Pushing the transition towards transactive grids throught local energy markets”, CIRED, 3-6 June 2019, Madrid, Spain | Link
  4. Salla Annala, Samuli Honkapuro, Ville Tikka, Gonçalo Mendes, ”New demand response business models – opportunities and risks”, CIRED, 3-6 June 2019, Madrid, Spain | Link
  5. Aria Jozi, Tiago Pinto, Goreti Marreiros, Zita Vale, “Electricity consumption forecasting in office buildings: an artificial intelligence approach”, PowerTech 2019 – 13th IEEE PES PowerTech Conference, Milan, Italy, 23-27 June, 2019 | Link
  6. Cátia Silva, Pedro Faria, Zita Vale, “Combining real-time and fixed tariffs in the demand response aggregation and remuneration”, 6th International Conference on Energy and Environment Research, ICEER 2019, 22–25 July, University of Aveiro, Portugal | Link
  7. Pierfrancesco Corsi, Pedro Faria, Zita Vale, “Effects of Elasticity Parameter Definition for Real-Time Pricing Remuneration Considering Different User Types”, ICEER 2019 – 6th International Con-ference on Energy and Environment Research
    Aveiro, Portugal, 22-25 July 2019 | Link
  8. Tiago Pinto, Zita Vale, “AiD-EM: Adaptive Decision Support for Electricity Markets Negotiations”, IJCAI 2019 – 28th International Joint Conference on Arti-ficial Intelligence, Macao, China, 10-16 August 2019 | Link
  9. Ricardo Faia, Tiago Pinto, Zita Vale, “Fair Remuneration of Energy Consumption Flexibility Using Shapley Value”, EPIA 2019 – EPIA Conference on Artificial Intelligence, Vila Real, Portugal, 3-6 September 2019 | Link
  10. Aria Jozi, Daniel Ramos, Luis Gomes, Pedro Faria, Tiago Pinto, Zita Vale, “Demonstration of an Energy Consumption Forecasting System for Energy Management in Buildings”, EPIA 2019 – EPIA Con-ference on Artificial Intelligence
    Vila Real, Portugal, 3-6 September 2019 | Link
  11. Tiago Pinto, Zita Vale, “Contextual Simulated Annealing Q-Learning for Pre-negotiation of Agent-Based Bilateral Negotiations”, EPIA 2019 – EPIA Conference on Artificial Intelligence, Vila Real, Portugal, 3-6 September 2019 | Link
  12. Pedro Faria, Rúben Barreto, Zita Vale, “Demand Response in Energy Communities Considering the Share of Photovoltaic Generation from Public Buildings”, SEST 2019 – Smart Energy Systems and Technologies, Porto, Portugal, 9-11 September 2019 | Link
  13. Ricardo Faia, Bruno Canizes, Pedro Faria, Zita Vale, “Distribution Network Expansion Planning Considering the Flexibility Value for Distribution System Operator”, SEST 2019 – Smart Energy Systems and Technologies, Porto, Portugal, 9-11 September 2019 | Link
  14. Luis Gomes, Pedro Faria, Francisco Silva, Zita Vale, “Energy Resources Management Enabled by Internet of Things Devices”, APWC 2019 – IEEE-APS Topical Conference on Antennas and Propagation in Wireless Communications
    Granada, Spain, Spain, 9-13 September 2019 | Link
  15. Tiago Pinto, Zita Vale, “Distributed learning of energy contracts negotiation strategies with collaborative reinforcement learning,” 2019 16th International Conference on the European Energy Market (EEM), Ljubljana, Slovenia, pp. 1-6, 18-20 September, 2019 | Link
  16. Ricardo Faia, Tiago Pinto, Zita Vale, Juan Corchado, “A Local Electricity Market Model for DSO Flexibility Trading,” 2019 16th International Conference on the European Energy Market (EEM), Ljubljana, Slovenia, pp. 1-5, 18-20 September, 2019 | Link

Journals and book chapters

  1. Yilei Wang, Roberto Metere, Huiyu Zhou, Guanghai Cui, Tao Li, “Incentive-driven attacker for corrupting two-party protocols,” Soft Computing, pp. 1–8, 2018. | Link
  2. Ricardo Faia, Tiago Pinto, Zita Vale, Juan Manuel Corchado, “Hybrid Approach Based on Particle Swarm Optimization for Electricity Markets Participation”, Energy Informatics, vol. 2, no. 1
    January 2019 | Link
  3. Yang Zhang, Huiyu Zhou, Jun-liang Chen, “Cross-layer access control in publish/subscribe middleware over software-defined networks”, Computer Communications, Volume 134, 2019, Pages 1-13 | Link
  4. Luis Galván, Juan M. Navarro, Eduardo Galván, Juan M. Carrasco, Andrés Alcántara, “Optimal Scheduling of Energy Storage Using A New Priority-Based Smart Grid Control Method”, Special Issue of Energies Distributed Energy Resources Management 2018″ | Link
  5. Cátia Silva, Pedro Faria, Zita Vale, “Demand Response and Distributed Generation Remuneration Approach Considering Planning and Operation Stages”, Energies, vol. 12, no. 14, July 2019 | Link
  6. Luis Gomes, João Spínola, Zita Vale, Juan M. Corchado, “Agent-based architecture for demand side management using real-time resources’ priorities and a deterministic optimization algorithm”, Journal of Cleaner Production, vol. 241, August 2019 | Link
  7. Gabriel Santos, Zita Vale, Pedro Faria, Luis Gomes, BRICKS: Building’s Reasoning for Intelligent Control Knowledge-based System Sustainable Cities and Society, vol. 52, January 2020 | Link
  8. Omid Abrishambaf, Fernando Lezama, Pedro Faria, Zita Vale, “Towards transactive energy systems: An analysis on current trends”, Energy Strategy Reviews, vol. 26, November 2019 | Link
  9. Cátia Silva, Pedro Faria, Zita Vale, “Rating the Participation in Demand Response Programs for a More Accurate Aggregated Schedule of Consumers after Enrolment Period”, Electronics, 2020, 9(2), 349 | Link
  10. Omid Abrishambaf, Pedro Faria, Zita Vale, “Ramping of Demand Response Event with Deploying Distinct Programs by an Aggregator”, Energies, 2020, 13(6), 1389 | Link
  11. Fengyin Li, Rui Ge, Huiyu Zhou, Yilei Wang, Zhongxing Liu, Xiaomei Yu, “Tesia: A trusted efficient service evaluation mod-el in IoT based on improved aggregation signature”, Concurrency and Computation: Practice and Experience, 5739, 2020| Link
  12. Fengyin Li, Can Cui, Dongfeng Wang, Zhongxing Liu, Nebrase Elmrabit, Ying Wang, Huiyu Zhou, “Privacy-aware secure anonymous communication protocol in CPSS”, IEEE Access, vol. 8, pp. 62660-62669, 2020| Link


  • Master’s thesis related to local markets by Jere Nylund, “Local energy markets: Opportunities and challenges” | Link


  • ​Lurian Klein​,​ “​The Impact of Blockchain Technology and Artificial Intelligence in the Conceptualisation of Virtual Energy Communities”, Workshop: A Aplicação da Inteligência Artificial e do Blockchain nas PMEs, Abrantes, Portugal, June 26, 2019 – Oral Presentation
  • ​Lurian Klein​,​ Luisa Matos,​ ​Giovanni Allegretti​, ​”The Impact of a Tailored End User Engagement Framework on a Peer-to-Peer Energy Sharing Initiative”, International Conference on Energy and Environment: Bringing Together Engineering and Economics (ICEE 2019), Guimarães, Portugal, May 16-17, 2019.
  • Presentation at IEEE PES GM 2018: Jan Segerstam, Datahubs as enablers for local energy markets, IEEE PES GM 2018, August 5-9,2018