Prof.
A. Nezih Güven
Room No
E-114
Tel No
+90 (312) 210-2330
E-mail
guven@metu.edu.tr

Education

Ph.D. in EE, The Ohio State University (OSU), USA, 1984

MS in EE, The Ohio State University (OSU), USA, 1981.

BS in EE, Middle East Technical University (METU), Ankara, 1979.

Research Interests

Design, operation and analysis of power systems, renewable energy, smart grids

Publications

International Journals:

1. N. Guven and S. A. Sebo, "Analysis of Ground Fault Current Distribution Along Underground Cables", IEEE Trans. on Power Delivery, Vol.1, No: 4, pp. 9-18, October 1986.

2. I. Batur, N. Guven and N. Ozay, “A Proposed Application of Industrial DOS Computer for Distribution Substation Monitoring and Control”, IEEE Trans. on Power Delivery, Vol. 9, No: 2, pp. 729-735, April 1994.

3. C. Aykanat, O. Ozgu and N. Guven, “Algorithms for Efficient Vectorization of Repeated Sparse Power System Network Computations”, IEEE Trans. on Power Systems, Vol. 10, No: 1, pp. 448-456, Feb. 1995.

4. N. Ozay, N. Guven, A. Tureli, M. Demiroglu, “Technical and Economic Feasibility of Conversion to a Higher Voltage Distribution”, IEE Proc. on Generation, Transmission and Distribution, Vol. 142, No: 5, pp. 468-472, September 1995.

5. O. B. Tor, A. N. Guven, M. Shahidehpour, "Congestion-Driven Transmission Planning Considering the Impact of Generator Expansion," IEEE Trans. on Power Systems, vol. 23, no. 2, pp. 781-789, May 2008.

6. O. B. Tor, A. N. Guven, M. Shahidehpour, “Promoting the Investment on IPPs for Optimal Grid Planning”, IEEE Trans. on Power Systems, Vol. 25, No. 3, pp. 1743 – 1750, Aug. 2010.

7.       H. Cetinay, F. A. Kuipers and A. N. Guven, “Optimal Siting and Sizing of Wind Farms”, Renewable Energy,  Volume 101, Pages 51–58, , February 2017. 10.1016/j.renene.2016.08.008,

8.       E. Ozguner, O. B. Tor, A. N. Guven, “Probabilistic Day-ahead System Marginal Price Forecast with ANN for Turkish Electricity Market”, Turkish Journal of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science,   Vol. 25, No. 6, pp. 923-935, Dec. 2017. 10.3906/elk-1612-206 

9.   O. B. Tor, M. E. Cebeci, M. Koç, A. N. Guven,   “Primer Elektrik Dağıtım Şebekelerinin Uzun Dönem Kapasite Artış Yatırımlarının Planlama Metriklerine Dayalı Dinamik Optimizasyonu” (Dynamic optimization of long term primary electric distribution network investments based on planning metrics), Gazi Üniversitesi Mühendislik Mimarlık Fakültesi Dergisi  (Journal of the Faculty of Engineering and Architecture of Gazi University),  33:1 pp. 227-237, 2018. 10.17341/gazimmfd.406795

10. O. B. Tor, M. E. Cebeci, N. Kaş,  M. Göktepe, E. Kalkan, S. C. Yılmaz, A. Gündoğdu, A. N. Güven, "Alçak Gerilim Ekspres Fider Uygulaması ile Sezonsal Yüklenme Farkları Yüksek Olan Dağıtım Transformatörlerin Boşta Kayıplarının Azaltılması (Implementation of low voltage express feeder to reduce the no-load losses of distribution transformers which suffer high seasonal load deviation)", Gazi Üniversitesi Mühendislik Mimarlık Fakültesi Dergisi  (Journal of the Faculty of Engineering and Architecture of Gazi University),   33:3, pp. 979-994, 2018.     10.17341/gazimmfd.416400.

11. A. Aydogdu, O. B. Tor, A. N. Guven, “CVar-Based Stochastic Wind-Thermal Generation Coordination for Turkish Electricity Market”, Journal of Modern Power Systems and Clean Energy, Vol. 7, Issue 5, pp 1307–1318, Sept. 2019.   10.1007/s40565-018-0492-3.

 Conference Publications:

  1. N. Guven, "Steady-State Analysis of Currents and Tower Potentials Along Unbalanced Transmission Lines", Montech 86 IEEE Conf. on AC Power Systems, Montreal, Canada, Proc.  pp. 232-235, October 1-3 1986.
  2. N. Guven and I. Besleme, "An On-Line Algorithm for Short-Term Load Forecasting in Power Systems", Second National Conf. on Electrical Engineering, METU, Ankara, Proc. pp. 601-604,  23-25 Sept. 1987 (in Turkish).
  3. N. Ozay and N. Guven, "The Utilization of Gas Insulated Switchgears in Turkey", Second National Conf. on Electrical Engineering, METU, Ankara, Proc. pp.661-664, 23-25 Sept. 1987 (in Turkish).
  4.  N. Guven, "Convergence Properties of Fast Decoupled Load Flow Algorithms", Second National Conf. on Electrical Engineering, METU, Ankara, Proc. pp.621-624, 23-25 Sept. 1987 (in Turkish).
  5. N. Ozay and  N. Guven, "Investigation of Subsynchronous Resonance Risk in the 380 kV Turkish Electric Network", IEEE Intern. Symposium on Circuits and Systems, Espoo, Finland, Proc. pp. 1623- 1626, 7-9 June 1988.
  6. N. Ozay and  N. Guven, "Reduction of Insulation Levels with ZnO Lightning Arresters", AMSE Intern. Conf. on Modelling and Simulation, Istanbul, AMSE Press, Vol. 2A, pp. 107-119, June 1988.
  7. N. Ozay and N. Guven, "Application of 380 kV Series Capacitors to Turkish Electric Network: Protection Alternatives and Effects on System Dynamic Performance", AMSE Intern. Conf. on Modelling and Simulation, Istanbul, AMSE Press, Vol. 2D,  pp. 105-117, June 1988.
  8. N. Ozay, N. Guven and S. Serifeken, "Protection of 154 kV Ambarlı Substation Against Lightning Overvoltages”, 30. Anniversary Symposium, METU, Ankara, Proc. pp. 170-173, 9-11 Feb. 1989 (in Turkish).
  9. N. Guven and N. Ozay, "Modelling and Simulation of Ground Faults Along Transmission Lines", IASTED International Symposium on Modelling, Identification and Control, Grindelwald,  Switzerland, Proc. pp. 330-333, 7-10 Feb. 1989.
  10. N. Ozay and N. Guven, "Switching Overvoltages on the 380 kV Seyitomer-Isıklar Transmission Line", Third National Conf. on Elect. Eng., Istanbul, Proc. pp. 59-62, Sept. 1989 (in Turkish).
  11. N. Guven and N. Ozay, "Determination of Inductive Coupling from Transmission Lines on Telecommunication Circuits", IASTED International Symp.on Modeling, Identification and Control, Innsbruck,  Austria,  Proc. pp. 525-527, 18-21 Feb. 1991.
  12.  N. Ozay  and N. Guven, "Lightning Overvoltage Protection of  Gas  Insulated Switchgear Substations", IASTED International Symp. on Modeling, Identification and Control, Innsbruck, Austria, Proc. pp. 511-513, 18-21 Feb. 1991.
  13. S. Hızıroglu, N.  Guven and C. Aykanat, "Implementation of  Fast   Decoupled Load Flow Model on a Vector Computer",  BILKON'91   Conf. on Electrical and Computer Eng., Bilkent Univ., Ankara, Proc. pp. 67-70, 15-16 July 1991 (in Turkish).
  14. E. Gokcay  and  N. Guven,  "Short   Term  Unit  Commitment Based on  Dynamic Programming", BILKON'91  Conf. on Electrical and Computer Eng., Bilkent Univ., Ankara, Proc. pp. 63-66, 15-16  July 1991 (in Turkish).
  15.  N. Ozay,  N. Guven and T. Uzuner, "Analysis of Transient Recovery  Voltages in High  Voltage Circuit Breakers",  Fourth National   Conf. on Electrical Eng., Izmir, 16-22 Sept.  1991,   Proc. pp. 261- 264 (in Turkish).
  16. I. Batur, N. Guven and N. Ozay, "Industrial MS-DOS Computer Based Distribution Substation Control and Monitoring",  Fourth  National Conf. on Elect. Eng., İzmir, 16-22 Sept. 1991, Proc.  pp. 268-271 (in Turkish).
  17. N. Guven, N. Ozay and A. Tureli, "Utilization of AM/FM Maps in the Operation of Electric Distribution Systems", Fifth National Conf. on Elect. Eng., Trabzon, Proc. pp. 1244-1248, 13-18 Sept. 1993  (in Turkish).
  18. N. Ozay, N. Guven, A. Tureli and T. Egeli, "Determination of Consumer Factors from Residential End-Use Load Data", Fifth National Conf. on Elect. Eng., Trabzon, Proc. pp. 1238-1243, 13-18 Sept. 1993 (in Turkish).
  19. C. Aykanat, O. Ozgu and N. Guven, "Efficient Vectorization of Forward/Backward Substitutions in Solving Sparse Linear Equations",  IEEE  7th Mediterranean Electrotechnical Conference Melecon’94, Antalya,  Proc. pp. 309-312, 12-14 April 1994.
  20. N. Ozay, N. Guven  and A. Aksu, "Accurate Determination of Neutral  Conductor Current   Distribution Along Low Voltage Feeders", IEEE  Melecon’94 Conference, Antalya, Proc. pp.    948-951, 12-14 April 1994.
  21. N. Guven, N. Ozay, E. Celenk, A. Guven, "Utilization of AM/FM Systems in the Operation of Distribution Networks", IEEE  Melecon’94  Conference, Antalya, Proc. 952-955, 12-14 April 1994.
  22. N. Ozay, N. Guven, A. Tureli, M. Demiroglu, ”Determination of the Medium Voltage Level for Electric Distribution Systems”, Sixth National Conf. on Electrical Eng., Bursa, Proc., pp. 77-80, 11- 17 Sept. 1995 (in Turkish)
  23. N. Ozay, N. Guven, A. Tureli, “Medium Voltage Distribution System Planning Criteria and Feeder Automation”, Sixth National Conf. on Electrical Eng., Bursa, Proc., pp. 81-84, 11-17 Sept. 1995 (in Turkish).
  24. H. Gucsav, S. E. Sahin, H. Yunusoglu, G. Senyurt, O. Onay, N. Guven, “Open System Approach in Distribution Automation Software”, Sixth National Conf. on Electrical Eng., Bursa, Proc., pp. 93-96, 11-17 Sept. 1995 (in Turkish).
  25. H. Gucsav, S. E. Sahin, H. Yunusoglu, G. Senyurt, O. Onay, N. Guven, “ Design and Implementation of Distribution Automation Control Center Software”, Sixth National Conf. on Electrical Eng., Bursa,  pp. 97-100, 11-17 Sept. 1995 (in Turkish).
  26. N. Ozay, N. Guven, M. Demiroglu, “Voltage and Current Distribution Along Overhead LV Feeders”, Sixth National Conf. on Electrical Eng., Bursa, pp. 33-36, 11-17 Sept. 1995 (in Turkish).
  27. N. Ozay, N. Guven, E. Tunalı, “Investigation of Losses in Electric Distribution Systems”, Sixth National Conf. on Electrical Eng., Bursa,  pp. 109-112, 11-17 Sept. 1995 (in Turkish).
  28. N. Guven, O. Yazar, “Object-Oriented Graphical User Interface for Power System Modelling”, Sixth National Conf. on Electrical Eng., Bursa, pp. 113-116, 11-17 Sept. 1995 (in Turkish).
  29. N. Guven, N. Ozay, A. Tumay, “Geographic Information System Based Trouble Call Analysis”, Sixth National Conf. on Electrical Eng., Bursa, pp. 37-40, 11-17 Sept. 1995 (in Turkish).
  30. N. Guven, N. Ozay, E. Tunali, “GIS Based Outage Analysis System for Electric Distribution Systems”,  MELECON’96, 8th Mediterranean Electrotechnical Conf., Bari, Italy, Proc. pp. 761-764, 13-16 May 1996. DOI: 10.1109/MELCON.1996.551327
  31. H. Altınoluk, A. Büyüksemerci, N. Güven, “Hybrid Communication Configuration Based on Telephone and Fiber Optic Network for Distribution Automation Applications”, Seventh National Conf. on Electrical Eng., Ankara,  pp. 528-531, 8-14 Sept. 1997 (in Turkish).
  32. N. Ozay, N. Güven, et al, “ Development and Application of  a Feeder Automation System”, Seventh National Conf. on Electrical Eng., Ankara,  pp. 532-535, 8-14 Sept. 1997 (in Turkish).
  33. N. Ozay, N. Guven, A. Buyuksemerci, M. Fettahlıoglu, “Design and Implementation of a    Feeder Automation System for Distribution Networks”,  IEEE Budapest Power Tech’99,  Paper No:  BPT99-291-3,  Budapest, Hungary, Aug. 29- Sept. 2, 1999.  10.1109/PTC.1999.826553
  34. A. Karademir and N. Guven, “Evaluation of Wheeling Based Optimal Power Flow”, SELIT International Seminar on Electricity Interconnections, Liberation and Trade, Istanbul, pp. 131-136, Sept. 18-20, 2001. 
  35. O. B. Tor and A. N. Guven, “Providing Locational Market Signals in the Context of Coordinated Multi-Year Transmission Expansion Planning,” Proceedings of ELECO International Symposium, IEEE PES, Bursa, Turkey, pp. 25-29, Dec. 2007.
  36. O.B. Tor, C. Gencoglu, O. Yilmaz, E. Cebeci, A. N. Guven, “ Damping Measures against Prospective Oscillations between Turkish Grid and ENTSO-E CESA System”, International Powercon 2010 Conf., Hangzhou, China, Oct. 2010.
  37. C. Gencoglu, O.B. Tor, E. Cebeci, O. Yilmaz, A. N. Guven, “Assessment of the Effect of Hydroelectric Power Plants’ Governor Settings on Low Frequency Inter Area Oscillations “, International Powercon 2010 Conf., Hangzhou, China, Oct. 2010.
  38. C. Gencoglu, O.B. Tor, A. N. Guven, “Damping Measures against Low Frequency Inter Area Oscillations and Solutions for Turkey ENTSO-E CESA Interconnection (Bölgeler Arası Düşük Frekanslı Generatör Salınımlarını Sönümleyici Faktörler ve Türkiye ENTSO-E CESA Enterkonneksiyonu için Çözümler)”, Electrical-Electronics-Computer Eng. Symposium ELECO, Paper No: 1513, Bursa, 2-5 Dec. 2010 (in Turkish).
  39. E. Koç, A.N. Guven, “Modeling and Investigation of Fault Ride Through Capability of Variable Speed Wind Turbines (Değişken Hızlı Rüzgar Türbinlerinin Modellenmesi ve Arıza Sonrası Sisteme Katkı Yeteneklerinin İncelenmesi)”, Electrical-Electronics-Computer Eng. Symposium ELECO, Paper No: 1563, Bursa, 2-5 Dec. 2010 (in Turkish).
  40. S. Eren, M. E. Cebeci, O. B. Tor, N. Güven, “Transmission and Substation Expansion Planning using Mixed Integer Programming, North American Power symposium, Proceedings, pp. 59-63, NAPS 2011, August 2011, Boston, USA
  41. M. E. Cebeci, O. B. Tor, C. Gencoglu, A. N. Guven, “A Geographical Zoning Methodology for Nodal Transmission Use-of-System Tariffs,” IEEE PES General Meeting, July 2012, San Diego, USA.
  42. A. Temiz and A. N. Guven, “Assessment of Impacts of Electric Vehicles on LV Distribution Networks in Turkey”, IEEE International Energy Conference, ENERGYCON 2016, Leuven, Belgium, 4-8 April 2016. 10.1109/ENERGYCON.2016.7514020
  43. F. Tursun, M. E. Cebeci., O. B. Tor, A. Sahin, H. G. Taskin, A. N. Guven, “Determination of zonal power demand S-curves with GA based on top-to-bottom and end-use approaches”, 4th International Istanbul Smart Grid and Cities Congress and Fair, ICSG2016, Istanbul, 19-21 April 2016.  10.1109/SGCF.2016.7492423
  44. N. Erdağıstanlı, H. Yüksel, D. Sağır, I. Yılmaz, M. Koç, M. E. Cebeci, O. B. Tör, A. N. Güven,  “Feasibility of Distributing Electric Power Through Single-phase Transformers at Rural Regions of Turkey Based On Rural Characteristic Indices”, IEEE Power and Energy Conference at Illinois (PECI), Champain, IL, USA, 23-24 February 2017.  10.1109/PECI.2017.7935728
  45. M. Koç, O. B. Tör, M. E. Cebeci, F. Güler, H. G. Taşkın, A. Tuncer,  U. Okul, A. N. Güven, “Optimization of Long-term Investments of Electric Distribution Systems Considering Planning Metrics”, 5th Int. Istanbul Smart Grid and Cities Congress and Fair, 19-21 April 2017. 10.1109/SGCF.2017.7947602
  46. K. Özen, O. B. Tör, M. E. Cebeci, G. Batar, A. Kılıç, Ü. Türkmen, A. N. Güven, “Implementation of 1 kV on LV feeders: A smart alternative to MV line investments to solve voltage drop problems at LV systems”, 5th Int. Istanbul Smart Grid and Cities Congress and Fair, 19-21 April 2017. 10.1109/SGCF.2017.7947630
  47. N. Kaş, O. B. Tör, M. Cebeci, M. Göktepe, E. Kalkan, A. Gündoğdu, S.C. Yılmaz, A. N. Güven,  “Theoretical and Practical Aspects of Implementing a Low Voltage Express Feeder between Nearby Distribution Transformers to Reduce Annual Losses”,  5th Int. Istanbul Smart Grid and Cities Congress and Fair, 19-21 April 2017. 10.1109/SGCF.2017.7947604
  48. A. Okuslug, A. N. Guven, O. B. Tor, A. Bara and S. V. Oprea, “Price Based Unit Commitment for Bidding Strategies in Turkish Market Under Unit and System Constraints”, 2017 International Conference on Energy and Environment (CIEM), Bucharest, Romania, pp. 59-63, 21-22 Sept. 2017. 10.1109/CIEM.2017.8120803

Projects

  1.  N. Ozay and N. Guven, "Technical Specifications and Supply Conditions of 154/10.5 kV Gas Insulated Substations", Turkish Electric Authority, Final Report, METU-PARMAS, April 1987.
  2. N. Ozay and N. Guven, "Technical Specifications for 154 kV XLPE and Oil-filled Cables", Turkish Electric Authority, Final Report, METU- PARMAS, May 1987.
  3. N. Ozay and N. Guven, "System Studies For Kayabası Series Capacitors", Westinghouse Electr. Corp., USA, Final Report, METU- PARMAS, Sept. 1987.
  4. N. Ozay, A. Ertas, N. Guven, I. Erkmen, "Reactive Power Compensation for TUPRAS Refinery Electric Power System", Final Report, METU-PARMAS, Dec. 1987  (in Turkish)
  5. A. Ertas, N. Ozay, I. Erkmen, N. Guven, "Fault Studies and Protective Relaying for TUPRAS Refinery Electric Power System", Final Report, METU-PARMAS, Dec. 1987  (in Turkish).
  6. N. Ozay and N. Guven, "Transmission Line Grounding: Distribution of Ground Fault Currents", Turkish Electric Auth., Project Report, METU-TUBİTAK BİLTEN, July 1988  (in Turkish).
  7. N. Ozay and N. Guven, "Transmission Line Grounding and Safety", Turkish Electric Auth., Project Report, METU-TUBİTAK BİLTEN, Nov. 1988  (in Turkish).
  8. N. Ozay and N. Guven, "System Studies for the Series Capacitors on Ataturk Transmission Lines", Turkish Electric Auth., Project Report, METU-PARMAS, Dec. 1988 (in Turkish).
  9. N. Ozay and N. Guven , "Single  Pole  Switching in  the  380 kV  Turkish  Electric  Network", Turkish  Electric Auth., Final Report, METU-TUBİTAK BİLTEN,  Nov. 1989  (in Turkish).  
  10. N. Ozay and N. Guven, " Inductive Coordination Analysis of QWTS  Telecommunication System", Saudi Consolidated Elect. Co., Final   Report, METU-PARMAS, Feb. 1990.
  11. N. Ozay and N. Guven, "Technical Specifications for the Power Supply, Electrification, Signalling and Telecommunication", Istanbul Metro Project, Municipality of Greater Istanbul, Vol. 4, METU-PARMAS, June 1990.
  12. N. Ozay and  N. Guven, "Technical Specifications for Bosphorus Railroad Tunnel Project, Electrical and Mechanical Works", Municipality of Greater Istanbul, Vol.2, METU-PARMAS, Aug. 1990.
  13. N. Ozay and N. Guven, "Analysis of Transient Recovery Voltages on 380 kV Ataturk Transmission Lines", Turkish Elect. Auth., Final  Report, METU-PARMAS, Oct. 1990  (in Turkish).
  14. N. Ozay  and  N. Guven,  "Investigation  of  Voltage  Fluctuations  in Elmadag Plant",  ROKETSAN A.S., Report,   METU, Jan. 1991 (in Turkish).
  15. N. Ozay and  N. Guven,  "Ankara Cement Factory Electric  Energy  Supply System: Problems and  Recommendations", Ankara Cement, Final Report, METU, March 1991 (in Turkish).
  16. N. Ozay and N.  Guven, "Design of a Starting System for Two Compressor Motors", TUDEMSAS, Sivas, Report, METU-PARMAS, July 1991 (in Turkish).
  17. N. Ozay, N. Guven et al, "Fault Detection and Isolation in Distribution Networks", TEK, Project Report, METU-TUBİTAK BİLTEN, April 1992 (in Turkish).
  18. N. Ozay, N. Guven et al," Integration of Electric Distribution System Data with Maps: AM/FM Systems", TEK, Project Report, METU- TUBİTAK BİLTEN, July 1992 (in Turkish).
  19. N. Ozay, N. Guven et al, " Residential End-Use Load Data and Consumer Factors", TEK, Project Report, METU-TUBİTAK BİLTEN, Nov. 1992 (in Turkish).
  20. N. Ozay, N. Guven et al, "Design Criteria of Distribution Substations: Protection of Transformers", TEK, Project Report, METU-TUBİTAK BİLTEN, Aug. 1992 (in Turkish).
  21. N. Ozay, N. Guven et al,  "Analysis of the Voltage Profile along Low Voltage Feeders" (AG Dagıtım Fiderlerinde Gerilim Dagılım Analizi),  TEK, Project Report, METU-TUBİTAK BİLTEN, Aug.1992 (in Turkish).
  22. N. Ozay, N. Guven et al, " Grounding in Low Voltage Distribution Systems and the Effect of the Neutral Conductor on the Selection of Towers", TEK, Project Report, METU-TUBİTAK BİLTEN, Nov. 1992 (in Turkish).
  23. N. Ozay, N. Guven, "Distribution System Operation and Automation”, TEK, Project Report, METU-TUBITAK, July 1994 (in Turkish).
  24. N. Ozay, N. Guven et al, "Master Planning of Istanbul Electric Transmission and Distribution System", TEK, Project Report, 9 Volumes, METU-TUBITAK,  July 1994 (in Turkish).
  25. N. Guven, N. Ozay, A. Guven, "Development of an AM/FM System for Ankara Distribution Network", Eltem-Tek, Final Report, METU-TUBİTAK BİLTEN, May 1994 ( in Turkish).
  26. N. Ozay, N. Guven, E. Tunalı, “Determination of Annual Energy Losses in the Ankara Distribution System”, TEDAS Ankara EDM, Project Report, TUBITAK-BİLTEN, Oct. 1994 (in Turkish).
  27. N. Guven (Editor), “TUDOSIS Distribution Automation System”, TUBİTAK-BİLTEN, Publ. No: 95-002, Sept. 1995 (in Turkish).
  28. N. Ozay, N. Guven et al, "Master Planning of Istanbul Electric Transmission and Distribution System", TEK, Project Report, 9 Volumes, METU-TUBITAK,  July 1994 (in Turkish).
  29. N. Guven, N. Ozay, A. Guven, "Development of an AM/FM System for Ankara Distribution Network", Eltem-Tek, Final Report, METU-TUBİTAK BİLTEN, May 1994 ( in Turkish).
  30. N. Ozay, N. Guven, E. Tunalı, “Determination of Annual Energy Losses in the Ankara Distribution System”, TEDAS Ankara EDM, Project Report, TUBITAK-BİLTEN, Oct. 1994 (in Turkish).
  31. N. Guven (Editor), “TUDOSIS Distribution Automation System”, TUBİTAK-BİLTEN, Publ. No: 95-002, Sept. 1995 (in Turkish).
  32. N. Ozay and N. Guven, “Maleh Production Facility Protection Coordination Study”, A. Dogan Inc., Project Report, METU, Dec. 1995.
  33. N. Özay,  N. Güven,"İstanbul Anatolian Side Electric Transmission and Distribution System  Master Planning",  AKTAŞ Elektrik A.Ş., Project Reports,  No: 1-8, BİLTEN, Feb. 1997-Feb.  1998 (in Turkish).
  34. N. Özay,  N. Güven, "Investigation of Losses in the İstanbul (European Side) Electric Distribution System",  ISEDAŞ, Project Report, ODTU-PARMAŞ, August 1999 (in Turkish).
  35. N. Özay,  N. Güven,  "Design and Installation of a Wagon Heating System for State Railroads (DDY) in Adana Train Station: Special Design of a Single Phase Midvoltage/1kV Distribution Transformer Center",  ASELSAN Project  Report, ODTÜ-PARMAŞ, August 1999 (in Turkish).
  36. N. Ozay, N. Guven, O. Tor, U. Karaagac, “Subsychronous Resonance (SSR) Risk of Adapazarı-Gebze Natural Gas Combined Cycle (NGCC) Power Plant”, ENKA, TUBİTAK-BILTEN, 1999.
  37. N. Ozay, N. Guven, O. Tor, U. Karaagac, “Feasibility and Evaluation Study of the Electricity Interconnection between Turkey and Greece, Short Circuit Analysis and Fault Level Calculations”, TÜBİTAK-  BİLTEN, 2000.
  38. N. Ozay, N. Guven, O. Tor, U. Karaagac, “Feasibility and Evaluation Study of the Electricity Interconnection between Turkey and Greece, Line Energization and Switching Overvoltages”, TUBİTAK-BİLTEN,  2000.
  39. N. Ozay, N. Guven, O. Tor, U. Karaagac, “Feasibility and Evaluation Study of the Electricity Interconnection between Turkey and Greece: Secondary Frequency Control Analysis”, TUBİTAK-BİLTEN, 2000.
  40. N. Guven, O. Tor, U. Karaagac,  “Subsychronous Resonance (SSR) Risk of İskenderun Import Coal Thermal Power Plant”, TUBITAK – BILTEN, 2001.
  41. N. Farah et al, Smart Grid in the Electricity Transmission: A Feasibility Study for Turkey, USTDA Project, Final Report, 353 pages, Feb. 2016.

Awards & Grants

1. NATO  Scholarship  for  graduate  studies abroad,  awarded by  Scientific and  Technical Research  Council of Turkey  (TUBİTAK),  1979-1984.

2. Scientific and Technical Research Council of Turkey (TUBİTAK) Scholarship during undergraduate education at METU.

3.  Outstanding Engineer Award, 1997, IEEE Power Engineering Society Chapter in Turkey.

 

Courses / Laboratories

COURSES TAUGHT:

  1.  Electrical Energy Conversion  (The Ohio State University, EE 457)

  2. Analysis of Control Systems  (Michigan State University, EE 413)

  3. Electromechanical Energy  Conversion  (Michigan State University,  EE 420)

  4. Modern Control Systems  (Michigan State University, EE 829)

  5. Electrical Power Transmission  Systems  (Michigan  State University, EE 801)

  6. Low Voltage Distribution Systems  (METU, EE 284 and EE 374) 

  7. High Voltage Techniques II  (METU, EE 476)

  8. Economic  Operation of  Power Systems  (METU, EE 579)

  9. Power  System Stability and Control  (METU, EE 573)

 10. Electromechanical  Energy  Conversion I  (METU, EE 361)

 11. Electromechanical  Energy  Conversion II  (METU, EE 362)

 12. Power System  Analysis I  (METU, EE 471)

 13. Power System  Analysis II  (METU and Gazi University, EE 472)

 14. Insulation  Coordination  (METU, EE 572)

  1. Electric Circuit Analysis  (METU, EE 207)
  2. Fundamentals of Electrical and Electronics Engineering (METU, EE 209 and EE 309)

Thesis / Research Information

THESIS PUBLISHED:

  1. Modeling and simulation of zero sequence current distribution  along  underground  cables, Ph.D.  Dissertation, Advisor: Prof. Dr. Stephen Sebo, The Ohio State University, 1984.
  2. Theory and applications of self-excited induction generators, M.S. Thesis, The Ohio State University, 1981.

Biography

PATENTS:

1.  Distribution Automation System, No: 2003-02277,  Date: 2008/06/23.