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Prof Eddie Anderson
Prof. Shmuel Oren
Prof James Bushnell
Prof Ramteen Sioshansi
Prof Michael Ferris
Prof Stein-Erik Fleten
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Mahbubeh Habibian
Regan Baucke
Corey Kok
Oscar Dowson
Kazem Abbaszadeh
Rishi Adiga
J M Omar Khaiam
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About EPOC
Our research uses mathematical modelling, optimization and statistical tools to comprehend modern electricity markets such as the NZEM, and to analyze and develop methods for efficient generation schemes and demand-side participation.
SfTI sponsored workshop on Distributed Energy resources

Distributed Energy Resources is a SfTI sponsored workshop that will be held in Auckland on 12 and 13 January 2018. This workshop is supported through the National Science Challenge Portfolio 4, Smart Services. We are grateful to MBIE for their generous support of this project. To learn more about the Smart Services portfolio go to

EPOC offers congratulations to successful PhD candidates Keith Ruddell and Faisal Wahid who submitted final versions of their theses to the University of Auckland Library in September and October.
EPOC Winter Workshop Programme here (pdf)

The 2017 EPOC Winter Workshop was held on Monday, September 4, at the Engineering School (20 Symonds Street) at the University of Auckland. The talks are available for downloading in Workshops below.
MIDAS: A Mixed Integer Dynamic Approximation Scheme (updated) (pdf)

Dynamic risked equilbrium (pdf)

Value of transmission capacity in electricity markets with risk averse agents (pdf)

The New Zealand Electricity Market: challenges of a renewable energy system (pdf)

Arbitrage-free Pricing of Contingent Claims in Incomplete Markets via Moment Problems

Living in a Carbon-based World: CO2 and its impact on the EU Power Sector (ppt)

Predictive and prescriptive analytics of grid defection

Investment Models for Electricity Systems under Uncertainty

Submission on Terms of Reference for Electricity Review (pdf)

Consultation on Transmission Pricing Methodology Second Issues Paper (pdf)

Decomposition in multistage stochastic integer programming (pdf)

NTNU Winter School, Passo Tonale, Italy
Mixed Integer Dynamic Approximation Scheme (pdf)

INFORMS Meeting, Nashville
SfTI workshop on Distributed Energy Resources

Talks are now available for download.
EPOC Winter Workshop 2017

Talks now available for download.