Journal articles


Andersen, A.D., Markard, J., Bauknecht, D., Korpås, M. (2023). Architectural change in accelerating transitions: Actor preferences, system architectures, and flexibility technologies in the German energy transition. Energy Research & Social Science, 97, 102945. DOI: 10.1016/j.erss.2023.102945

Baader, F. J., Althaus, P., Bardow, A., & Dahmen, M. (2023). Demand response for flat nonlinear MIMO processes using dynamic ramping constraints. Computers & Chemical Engineering172, 108171. DOI: 10.1016/j.compchemeng.2023.108171

Leenders, L., Hagedorn, D. F., Djelassi, H., Bardow, A., & Mitsos, A. (2023). Bilevel optimization for joint scheduling of production and energy systems. Optimization and engineering24(1), 499-537. DOI: 10.1007/s11081-021-09694-0

Lienhard, N., Mutschler, R., Leenders, L., & Rüdisüli, M. (2023). Concurrent deficit and surplus situations in the future renewable Swiss and European electricity system. Energy Strategy Reviews, 46, 101036. DOI: 10.1016/j.esr.2022.101036

Markard, J., Isoaho, K., & Widdel, L. (2023). Discourses around decline: Comparing the debates on coal phase-out in the UK, Germany and Finland, In Koretsky, Z., Stegmaier, P., Turnheim, B., van Lente, H. (Eds.), Technologies in Decline: Socio-technical approaches to discontinuation and destabilization. Routledge, New York (pp. 119-144). DOI: 10.4324/9781003213642

Markard, J., Rosenbloom, D. (2023). Phases of the net-zero energy transition and strategies to achieve it. In: Araújo, K. (Ed.), Routledge Handbook of Energy Transitions, Routledge, New York. DOI: 10.4324/9781003183020-8

Ohlendorf, N., Löhr, M., Markard, J. (2023). Actors in multi-sector transitions – discourse analysis on hydrogen in Germany. Environmental Innovation and Societal Transitions, 47, 100692. DOI: 10.1016/j.eist.2023.100692


Baader, F. J., Althaus, P., Bardow, A., & Dahmen, M. (2022). Dynamic ramping for demand response of processes and energy systems based on exact linearization. Journal of Process Control118, 218-230. DOI: 10.1016/j.jprocont.2022.08.017 

Baader, F. J., Bardow, A., & Dahmen, M. (2022). MILP formulation for dynamic demand response of electrolyzers. In Computer Aided Chemical Engineering (Vol. 49, pp. 391-396). Elsevier. SOI: 10.1016/B978-0-323-85159-6.50065-8

Beaufait, R., Villasmil, W., Ammann, S., & Fischer, L. (2022). Techno-Economic Analysis of a Seasonal Thermal Energy Storage System with 3-Dimensional Horizontally Directed Boreholes. Thermo2(4), 453-481. DOI: 10.3390/thermo2040030

Eggimann, S., Vulic, N., Rüdisüli, M., Mutschler, R., Orehounig, K., & Sulzer, M. (2022). Spatiotemporal upscaling errors of building stock clustering for energy demand simulationEnergy and Buildings, 258, 111844. DOI: 10.1016/J.ENBUILD.2022.111844

Gjorgiev, B., Garrison, J.B., Han, X., Landis, F., van Nieuwkoop, R., Raycheva, E., Schwarz, M., Yan, X., Demiray, T., Hug, G., Sansavini, G., & Schaffner, C. (2022). Nexus-e: A platform of interfaced high-resolution models for energy-economic assessments of future electricity systemsApplied Energy, 307, 118193. DOI: 10.1016/j.apenergy.2021.118193

Han, X., Garrison, J.B., & Hug, G. (2022). Techno-economic analysis of PV-battery systems in Switzerland, Renewable and Sustainable Energy Reviews, 158, 112028. DOI: 10.1016/j.rser.2021.112028

Leenders, L., Hagedorn, D. F., Djelassi, H., Bardow, A., & Mitsos, A. (2022). Bilevel optimization for joint scheduling of production and energy systemsOptimization and Engineering, 1-39. DOI: 10.1007/s11081-021-09694-0

Markard, J., & Rosenbloom, D. (2022). Phases of the net-zero energy transition and strategies to achieve it. Routledge Handbook of Energy Transitions. DOI:

Peter, C., Vrettos, E., & Büchi, F. N. (2022). Polymer electrolyte membrane electrolyzer and fuel cell system characterization for power system frequency control. International Journal of Electrical Power & Energy Systems, 141, 108121. DOI: 10.1016/J.IJEPES.2022.108121

Pickering, B., Lombardi, F., & Pfenninger, S. (2022). Diversity of options to eliminate fossil fuels and reach carbon-neutrality across the entire European energy system. Joule. DOI: 10.1016/j.joule.2022.05.009

Raycheva, E., Garrison, J. B., Schaffner, C., & Hug, G. (2022). The Value of Flexibility in a Carbon Neutral Power SystemarXiv preprint arXiv:2211.13625. DOI: 10.48550/arXiv.2211.13625

Raycheva, E., Schaffner, C., & Hug, G. (2022, July). Generation Expansion Planning in Switzerland Considering Climate Change Scenarios. In 2022 IEEE Power & Energy Society General Meeting (PESGM) (pp. 01-05). IEEE. DOI: 10.1109/PESGM48719.2022.9917017 

Reinert, C., Schellhas, L., Frohmann, J., Nolzen, N., Tillmanns, D., Baumgärtner, N., … & Bardow, A. (2022). Combining optimization and life cycle assessment: Design of low-carbon multi-energy systems in the SecMOD framework. In Computer Aided Chemical Engineering (Vol. 51, pp. 1201-1206). Elsevier. DOI: 10.1016/B978-0-323-95879-0.50201-0

Reinert, C., Schellhas, L., Mannhardt, J., Shu, D. Y., Kämper, A., Baumgärtner, N., Deutz, S., & Bardow, A. (2022). SecMOD: An open-source modular framework combining multi-sector system optimization and life-cycle assessmentFrontiers in Energy Research, 637. DOI: 10.3389/fenrg.2022.884525

Rosa, L., Becattini, V., Gabrielli, P., Andreotti, A., & Mazzotti, M. (2022). Carbon dioxide mineralization in recycled concrete aggregates can contribute immediately to carbon-neutrality. Resources, Conservation and Recycling184, 106436. DOI: 10.1016/j.resconrec.2022.106436

Rosa, L., & Mazzotti, M. (2022). Potential for hydrogen production from sustainable biomass with carbon capture and storage. Renewable and Sustainable Energy Reviews, 157, 112123. DOI: 10.1016/j.rser.2022.112123

Stankovski, A., Gjorgiev, B., & Sansavini, G. (2022). Multi‐zonal method for cascading failure analyses in large interconnected power systems. IET Generation, Transmission & Distribution16(20), 4040-4053. DOI: 10.1049/gtd2.12565

Vulic, N., Sulzer, M., Rüdisüli, M., & Orehounig, K. (2022). Role of temporary thermostat adjustments as a fast, low-cost measure in reducing energy imports. Environmental Research Communications4(12), 121007. DOI: 10.1088/2515-7620/acacef 


Barahona, B., Buck, R., Okaya, O., & Schuetz, P. (2021). Detection of thermal anomalies on building façades using infrared thermography and supervised learningJournal of Physics: Conference Series, Vol. 2042, No. 1, 012013. DOI: 10.1088/1742-6596/2042/1/012013

Gjorgiev, B., David, A.E., & Sansavini, G. (2021). Cascade-risk-informed transmission expansion planning of AC electric power systems. Electric Power Systems Research, 204, 107685. DOI: 10.1016/j.epsr.2021.107685

Gjorgiev, B., & Sansavini, G. (2021). Identifying and assessing power system vulnerabilities to transmission asset outages via cascading failure analysis. Reliability Engineering & System Safety, 217, 108085. DOI: 10.1016/j.ress.2021.108085

Markard, J., Rinscheid, A., & Widdel, L. (2021). Analyzing transitions through the lens of discourse networks: Coal phase-out in Germany. Environmental Innovation and Societal Transitions, 40, 315-331. DOI: 10.1016/j.eist.2021.08.001

Melillo, A., Linder, E., Barahona, B., & Schuetz, P. (2021). Statistical analysis of 200 digital twins for thermal load of Swiss buildings created from smart grid monitoring dataJournal of Physics: Conference Series, Vol. 2042, No. 1, 012009. DOI: 10.1088/1742-6596/2042/1/012009

Meys, R., Kätelhön, A., Bachmann, M., Winter, B., Zibunas, C., Suh, S., & Bardow, A. (2021). Achieving net-zero greenhouse gas emission plastics by a circular carbon economy. Science, 374(6563), 71-76. DOI: 10.1126/science.abg9853

Raycheva, E., Han, X., Schaffner, C., & Hug, G. (2021, June). Coordinated generation expansion planning for transmission and distribution systems. In 2021 IEEE Madrid PowerTech (pp. 1-6). IEEE. DOI: 10.1109/PowerTech46648.2021.9494931 

Rinscheid, A., Rosenbloom, D., Markard, J., & Turnheim, B. (2021). From terminating to transforming: The role of phase-out in sustainability transitions. Environmental Innovation and Societal Transitions, 41, 27-31. DOI: 10.1016/j.eist.2021.10.019

Rosa, L., Sanchez, D. L., & Mazzotti, M. (2021). Assessment of carbon dioxide removal potential via BECCS in a carbon-neutral Europe. Energy & Environmental Science, 14(5), 3086-3097. DOI: 10.1039/D1EE00642H

Villasmil, W., Troxler, M., Hendry, R., Schuetz, P., & Worlitschek, J. (2021). Control strategies of solar heating systems coupled with seasonal thermal energy storage in self-sufficient buildingsJournal of Energy Storage, 42, 103069. DOI: 10.1016/j.est.2021.103069

Conference articles


De Koning, J., & Koirala, B.P. (2022). Analysis of a residential power to hydrogen to power system using MILP optimization and the energy hub conceptInternational Energy Workshop, May 25-27.

Gupta, R., Fahmy, S., & Paolone, M. (2022). Coordinated Day-ahead Dispatch of Multiple Power Distribution Grids hosting Stochastic Resources: An ADMM-based FrameworkProceedings of the 22nd Power Systems Computation Conference, June 27 – July 1.

Koirala, B.P., Mutschler, R., Bartolini A., Bollinger A., & Orehounig K. (2022). Flexibility assessment of E-mobility in multi-energy systemsCIRED workshop on e-mobility and power distribution systems, June 2-3.


Villasmil, W., Troxler, M., Hendry, R., Schuetz, P., & Worlitschek, J. (2021). Parametric Cost Optimization of Solar Systems with Seasonal Thermal Energy Storage for BuildingsE3S Web of Conferences, Vol. 246, 03003. DOI: 10.1051/e3sconf/202124603003