## Publications
Smoothing Property of Load Variation Promotes Finding Global Solutions of Time-Varying Optimal Power Flow, submitted for journal publication, 2020, J. Mulvaney-Kemp,**S. Fattahi**, and J. LavaeiEfficient Learning of Distributed Linear-Quadratic Controllers, submitted for journal publication, 2019,
**S. Fattahi**, N. Matni, and S. SojoudiAbsence of Spurious Local Trajectories in Time-varying Optimization, submitted for journal publication, 2019,
**S. Fattahi**, C. Josz, R. Mohammadi, J. Lavaei, and S. SojoudiSample Complexity of Sparse System Identification, submitted for journal publication, 2018,
**S. Fattahi**and S. Sojoudi
Exact Guarantees on the Absence of Spurious Local Minima for Non-negative Rank-1 Robust Principal Component Analysis, Journal of Machine Learning Research (JMLR), 2020,
**S. Fattahi**and S. SojoudiGraphical Lasso and Thresholding: Equivalence and Closed-form Solutions, Journal of Machine Learning Research (JMLR), 2019,
**S. Fattahi**and S. Sojoudi
.**INFORMS Data Mining Best Paper Award, 2018**
.**Katta G. Murty Best Paper Award, 2018**Convexification of Generalized Network Flow Problem, Mathematical Programming, 2019, S. Sojoudi,**S. Fattahi**and J. LavaeiA Bound Strengthening Method for Optimal Transmission Switching in Power Systems, to appear in IEEE Transactions on Power Systems, 2019,
**S. Fattahi**, J. Lavaei and A. AtamturkLinear-Time Algorithm for Learning Large-Scale Sparse Graphical Models, IEEE Access, 2019,
**S. Fattahi**and S. SojoudiTransformation of Optimal Centralized Controllers Into Near-Global Static Distributed Controllers, IEEE Transactions on Automatic Control, 2019,
**S. Fattahi**, G. Fazelnia and J. LavaeiConic Relaxation of the Unit Commitment Problem, Energy, 2017,
**S. Fattahi**, M. Ashraphijou, J. Lavaei and A. Atamturk
Load Variation Enables Escaping Poor Solutions of Time-Varying Optimal Power Flow, IEEE Power & Energy Society General Meeting, 2020, J. Mulvaney-Kemp,**S. Fattahi**, and J. LavaeiLearning Sparse Dynamical Systems from a Single Sample Trajectory, IEEE Conference on Decision and Control (CDC), 2019,
**S. Fattahi**, N. Matni, and S. SojoudiData-Driven Sparse System Identification, 56th Annual Allerton Conference on Communication, Control, and Computing, 2018
**S. Fattahi**and S. SojoudiNon-Asymptotic Analysis of Block-Regularized Regression Problem, IEEE Conference on Decision and Control (CDC), 2018
**S. Fattahi**and S. SojoudiLarge-Scale Sparse Inverse Covariance Estimation via Thresholding and Max-Det Matrix Completion, International Conference on Machine Learning (ICML), pp. 5761-5770, 2018 R. Y. Zhang,**S. Fattahi**and S. SojoudiSparse Inverse Covariance Estimation for Chordal Structures, European Control Conference (ECC), 2018
**S. Fattahi**, R. Y. Zhang and S. SojoudiClosed-Form Solution and Sparsity Path for Inverse Covariance Estimation Problem, American Control Conference (ACC), 2018
**S. Fattahi**and S. Sojoudi
.**Best Paper Award-Finalist**High-Performance Cooperative Distributed Model Predictive Control for Linear Systems, American Control Conference (ACC), 2018 G. Darivianakis,**S. Fattahi**, J. Lygeros and J. LavaeiPromises of Conic Relaxations in Optimal Transmission Switching of Power Systems, IEEE Conference on Decision and Control (CDC),2017
**S. Fattahi**, J. Lavaei and A. AtamturkA Scalable Method for Designing Distributed Controllers for Systems with Unknown Initial States, IEEE Conference on Decision and Control (CDC), 2017
**S. Fattahi**, J. Lavaei and M. ArcakOn the Convexity of Optimal Decentralized Control Problem and Sparsity Path, American Control Conference (ACC), 2017
**S. Fattahi**and J. LavaeiTheoretical Guarantees for the Design of Near Globally Optimal Static, 54th Annual Allerton Conference on Communication, Control, and Computing, 2016
**S. Fattahi**, J. LavaeiA Strong Semidefinite Programming Relaxation of the Unit Commitment Problem, IEEE Conference on Decision and Control (CDC), pp. 694-701, 2016 M. Ashraphijou,**S. Fattahi**, J. Lavaei and A. AtamturkConvex Analysis of Generalized Flow Networks, IEEE Conference on Decision and Control (CDC), 2015
**S. Fattahi**and J. LavaeiTransformation of Optimal Centralized Controllers Into Near-Global Static Distributed Controllers, IEEE Conference on Decision and Control (CDC), 2015
**S. Fattahi**, G. Fazelnia and J. LavaeiAn Algorithm for Detecting Exact Regions of Moving Objects in Video Frames, International Symposium on Telecommunication, 2014
**S. Fattahi**, M. Azghani and F. Marvasti
@inproceedings{kalbat2013lqgWind, author = {Kalbat, Abdulrahman}, title = {Linear Quadratic Gaussian (LQG) Control of wind turbines}, booktitle = {Electric Power and Energy Conversion Systems (EPECS), 2013 3rd International Conference on}, year = {2013}, pages = {1-5}, doi = {http://dx.doi.org/10.1109/EPECS.2013.6713053} }
@inproceedings{kalbat2013pscadPV, author = {Kalbat, Abdulrahman}, title = {PSCAD simulation of grid-tied photovoltaic systems and Total Harmonic Distortion analysis}, booktitle = {Electric Power and Energy Conversion Systems (EPECS), 2013 3rd International Conference on}, year = {2013}, pages = {1-6}, doi = {http://dx.doi.org/10.1109/EPECS.2013.6713002} }
@inproceedings{kalbat2014stochasticODC, author = {Kalbat, A. and Madani, R. and Fazelnia, G. and Lavaei, J.}, title = {Efficient convex relaxation for stochastic optimal distributed control problem}, booktitle = {Communication, Control, and Computing (Allerton), 2014 52nd Annual Allerton Conference on}, year = {2014}, pages = {589-596}, doi = {http://dx.doi.org/10.1109/ALLERTON.2014.7028509} } |