1. Opportunities and Obstacles in Utilizing the Renewable Electric Power Resources in Iran

Hasan Mobini; Mohammad Reza Haghifam

Volume 10, Issue 01 , Winter 2021, Pages 1-6

  Energy supply has currently become one of the most strategic and critical issues of human societies; as many political, economic and social challenges have been directly or indirectly related to the energy crisis over the past few decades. Given that the energy sector has the greatest impact on increasing ...  Read More

2. Optimal Location of Surge Arresters in Distribution Network Considering Reliability and Technical and Economic Factors to Reduce Costs using ICA Algorithm

Mehrdad Ahmadi Kamarposhti; AbasAli Hejri

Volume 10, Issue 01 , Winter 2021, Pages 7-16

  Due to increased energy consumption in cities and industrial areas, many technical and economic issues arise for designers and beneficiaries of the system. Currently, unfortunately, in choosing the right place for installing arrester, the traditional methods are used and without considering the economic ...  Read More

3. Depression Diagnosis Based on KNN Algorithm and EEG Signals

Nika Forouzandeh; Maryam Saeedi; Keivan Maghooli

Volume 10, Issue 01 , Winter 2021, Pages 17-22

  This work aims to diagnose depression and isolate healthy people from depressed patients based on EEG brain signals via the k-nearest neighbor algorithm (KNN) and using 10-fold cross-validation. Five regular frequency bands (Gamma, Beta, Alpha, Theta, and Delta) were utilized from the signals. Band power ...  Read More

4. The Effect of Demand-Response Program and Distributed Generation Resources on Optimal Establishment of Electric Vehicle Charging/Discharging Stations Using a Triple Optimization Algorithm

Monireh Ahmadi; Seyed Hossein Hosseini; Murteza Farsadi

Volume 10, Issue 01 , Winter 2021, Pages 23-31

  This study investigated the effect of distributed generation resources and demand-response program on the placement of charging/discharging stations and optimal exploitation programming of electric vehicles in a distribution network. Effective factors in the sitting of stations and optimal charge/discharge ...  Read More

5. A Smart Four-Input Minority Gate Based on QCA Technology

Samaneh-Sadat Hashemipour; Keivan Navi; Reza Sabbaghi Nadooshan

Volume 10, Issue 01 , Winter 2021, Pages 33-37

  Quantum-dot cellular automata (QCA) is a new and very attractive technology for implementing logic gates and digital circuits at the nanoscale. This technology has very attractive and amazing features such as: low area, high processing speed and low power consumption. Over time, with the advancement ...  Read More

6. Modeling of Maximum Solar Power Tracking by Genetic Algorithm Method

Mojtaba Jamiati

Volume 10, Issue 01 , Winter 2021, Pages 39-44

  This paper, firstly presents a model of solar cell is built using MATLAB SIMULINK and P-V, I-V & P-I characteristics are studied for various values of irradiance & a constant temperature, And then used of Genetic Algorithm (GA) for maximum power point tracking (MPPT) of Photovoltaic (PV) system ...  Read More