Gayme, Dennice F.

Assistant Professor
Department Of Mechanical Engineering
http://engineering.jhu.edu/gayme/

Latrobe Hall 229
3400 N Charles St
(410) 516-5784
dennice@jhu.edu

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Education
  • Ph.D. 2010, California Institute of Technology
  • M.S. 1998, University of California
  • Other Bachelor's Degree (B.Eng.& Society) 1997, McMaster University
Experience
  • 2010-2011: Postdoctoral Scholar, Computing and Mathematical Sciences, California Institute of Technology
  • 1999-2003: Senior Research Scientist (2001 – 2003) Research Scientist (1999 – 2001) Systems & Control Technology Lab, Honeywell Laboratories, Minneapolis, MN
Research Areas
Awards
  • 2012 - 2012: Best Session Presentation Award, American Control Conference
  • 2011 - 2011: Best Session Presentation Award, American Control Conference
  • 2007 - 2009: P.E.O. Scholar Award, 2007
  • 2003 - 2008: The James Irvine Foundation Graduate Fellowship
  • 1996 - 1997: Molson Scholarship in Environmental Studies
  • 1996 - 1997: McMaster University Senate Scholarship
  • 1992 - 1993: McMaster Merit Award
  • 1992 - 1993: Canada Scholarship for Science and Engineering
Presentations
  • D. F. Gayme and A. Chakrabortty, Shaping Power System Inter-area Oscillations through Control Loops of Grid Integrated Wind Farms, IEEE Conf. on Decision and Control (Invited Session), Maui, HI, 2012., December 12, 2012
  • D. F. Gayme, B. Farrell, P. Ioannou, B. Lieu and M. Jovanović, "Dynamics of Streak and Roll Structures in Turbulent Plane Couette Flow," 66th Annual Meeting of the American Physical Society, Div. of Fluid Dynamics, San Diego, CA., November 18, 2012
  • "Toward Renewable and Efficient Power Systems." Department of Mechanical Engineering & Mechanics Seminars in Engineering Science, Lehigh University (Invited), November 9, 2012
  • "Toward Renewable and Efficient Power Systems," Mechanical Engineering Seminar Series, Portland State University (Invited), October 19, 2012
  • D. F. Gayme and A. Chakrabortty, "Impact of Wind Farm Placement on Inter-area Oscillations in Large Power Systems," American Control Conference, Montreal, PQ., June 28, 2012
  • "Toward Renewable and Efficient Power Systems." Discrete Math and Complex Systems Group Seminar, Sandia National Laboratory (Invited), June 18, 2012
  • "Toward Renewable and Efficient Power Systems." Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering Seminar Series, Princeton University (Invited), May 4, 2012
  • "Management of energy resources for grid integration of renewables." Laboratory for Computational Sensing and Robotics Seminar Series, Johns Hopkins University (Invited), April 25, 2012
  • "Risk-mitigation and resource placement for grid integration of wind power." Symposium on Wind Farms Underperformance & Partnerships: An Industrial Perspective, the National Wind Resource Center at Texas Tech University (Invited), March 29, 2012
  • "Toward Grid Integration of Renewable Energy Sources." Electrical and Computer Engineering Department, University of New Mexico (Invited), March 21, 2012
  • "Toward Grid Integration of Renewable Energy Sources." Center for Nonlinear Studies Smart Grid Seminar Series, Los Alamos National Laboratory (Invited), March 20, 2012
  • "A Robust Control Approach to Understanding Nonlinear Mechanisms in Shear Flow Turbulence." Center for Interdisciplinary Research in Fluid Physics Seminar, University of California at Santa Barbara (Invited), December 7, 2011
  • D. Gayme, B. Bamieh, B. McKeon and J. C. Doyle, "Nonlinear Mechanisms in Streamwise Constant Plane Couette Flow", 64th Annual Meeting of the American Physical Society, Div. of Fluid Dynamics, Baltimore, MD., November 22, 2011
  • D. Gayme and U. Topcu, "Optimal Power Flow with Distributed Energy Storage Dynamics," The American Control Conference, San Francisco, CA,, June 29, 2011
  • Distinguished Post-Doctoral and Doctoral Student Speaker Series (NSF Advance Program), California State Polytechnic University, Pomona (Invited), June 1, 2011
  • "Grid Integration of Renewable Energy Sources." Daniel J. Epstein Department of Industrial & Systems Engineering Special Seminar, University of Southern California (Invited), April 27, 2011
  • "Energy Efficiency: From Fundamental Physics to Power Systems." Department of Engineering Special Seminar, Loyola University Maryland (Invited), April 6, 2011
  • "A Robust Control Approach toUnderstanding Nonlinear Mechanisms in Shear Flow Turbulence." School of Engineering and Applied Science Special Seminar, Harvard University (Invited), April 4, 2011
  • "Energy Efficiency: From Fundamental Physics to Power Systems." Department of Mechanical Engineering and Mechanics Special Seminar, Drexel University (Invited), April 4, 2011
  • "A Robust Control Approach to Understanding Nonlinear Mechanisms in Shear Flow Turbulence." Mechanical Engineering Faculty Candidate Seminar, San Francisco State University (Invited), March 21, 2011
  • "Energy Efficiency: From Fundamental Physics to Power Systems." Thermo/Fluids Research Seminar Series, University of California, Los Angeles (Invited), March 4, 2011
  • "Energy Efficiency: From Fundamental Physics to Power Systems." Engineering Special Seminar, Harvey Mudd College (Invited), February 28, 2011
  • "Energy Efficiency: From Fundamental Physics to Power Systems." Center for Environmental and Applied Fluid Mechanics Seminar, Johns Hopkins University (Invited), February 25, 2011
  • "A Robust Control Approach toUnderstanding Nonlinear Mechanisms in Shear Flow Turbulence." Weapons & Systems Engineering Department Special Seminar, United States Naval Academy (Invited), February 22, 2011
  • "Energy Efficiency: From Fundamental Physics to Power Systems." Ming Hsieh Department of Electrical Engineering Special Seminar, University of Southern California (Invited), February 18, 2011
  • "Energy Efficiency: From Fundamental Physics to Power Systems." Ming Hsieh Department of Electrical Engineering Special Seminar, University of Southern California (Invited), February 18, 2011
  • "Energy Efficiency: From Fundamental Physics to Power Systems." Electrical Engineering Department Colloquia, University of California, Riverside (Invited), February 14, 2011
  • "Energy Efficiency: From Fundamental Physics to Power Systems." Woodruff School of Mechanical Engineering Faculty Candidate Seminar, Georgia Institute of Technology (Invited), February 8, 2011
  • D. Gayme, B. McKeon, B. Bamieh, J.C. Doyle and A. Papachristodoulou, "Forced Solutions of Streamwise Constant Plane Couette Flow", 63rd Annual Meeting of the American Physical Society, Div. of Fluid Dynamics, Long Beach, CA., November 23, 2010
  • "A Robust Control Approach to Understanding Nonlinear Mechanisms in Shear Flow Turbulence." Woodruff School of Mechanical Engineering TECH Talk Seminar sponsored by the Woodruff School Graduate Women, Georgia Institute of Technology (Invited), October 28, 2010
  • D. Gayme, B. McKeon, B. Bamieh, A. Papachristodoulou, and J.C. Doyle, Streamwise Constant Dynamics in Plane Couette Flow, 62nd Annual Meeting of the American Physical Society, Div. of Fluid Dynamics, Minneapolis, MN., November 23, 2009
  • D. Gayme, B. McKeon, A. Papachristodoulou, and J.C. Doyle, 2D/3C Model of Large Scale Structures in Turbulence in Plane Couette Flow, 6th Int’l Symposium on Turbulence and Shear Flow Phenomenon, Seoul, Korea, June 22, 2009

Publications

Journal Articles
  • Gayme, D., Chakrabortty, A. (2014).  A Spatio-Temporal Framework for Spectral Analysis and Control of Interarea Oscillations in Wind-Integrated Power Systems.  IEEE Trans. on Control Systems Technology.  22(4).  1658 - 1665 .
  • Stevens, R., Gayme, D., Meneveau, C. (2014).  Effect of turbine density on the power output of extended wind-farms.  submitted to J. of Renewable and Sustainable Energy.
  • Castillo, A., Gayme, D. (2014).  Grid-scale energy storage applications in renewable energy integration: A survey .  Energy Conversion and Management .  87.  885 - 894.
  • Chandra, S., Weiss, M., Chakrabortty, A., Gayme, D. (2014).  Impact Analysis of Wind Power Injection on Time-Scale Separation of Power System Oscillations .  Proc. of IEEE Power & Energy Society General Meeting .
  • Stevens, R. J. A. M.., Gayme, D., Meneveau, C. (2014).  Large Eddy Simulation studies of the effects of alignment and wind farm length.  J. of Renewable and Sustainable Energy.  6(2).  023105.
  • Wogrin, S., Gayme, D. (2014).  Optimizing Storage Siting, Sizing and Technology Portfolios in Transmission-Constrained Networks.  submitted to IEEE Trans. on Power Systems (in revision).
  • Thomas, V., Lieu, B., Jovanovic, M., Farrell, B., Ioannou, P., Gayme, D. (2014).  Self-sustaining turbulence in a restricted nonlinear model of plane Couette flow.  Phys. of Fluids.  26.  105112.
  • Sjödin, A., Bamieh, B., Gayme, D. (2014).  The Price of Synchrony: Evaluating the Resistive Losses in Synchronizing Power Networks.  Submitted to IEEE Trans. of Control of Network Systems .
  • Chandra, S., Gayme, D., Chakrabortty, A. (2013).  Coordinating Wind Farms and Battery Management Systems for Inter-Area Oscillation Damping: A Frequency-Domain Approach.  IEEE Trans. on Power Systems .  29(3).  1454 - 1462.
  • Gayme, D., Topcu, U. (2013).  Optimal Power Flow with Large-Scale Storage Integration.  IEEE Trans. on Power Systems.  28(2).  709-717.
  • Yeh, H., Gayme, D., Low, S. (2012).  Adaptive VAR Control for Distribution Circuits With Photovoltaic Generators.  IEEE Trans. on Power Systems, .  27(3).  1656-1663.
  • Gayme, D., Doyle, J., McKeon, B., Bamieh, B. (2011).  Amplification and Nonlinear Mechanisms in Plane Couette Flow.  Physics of Fluids.  23.  065108.
  • Chandra, F., Gayme, D., Chen, L., Doyle, J. (2011).  Robustness, Optimization, and Architectures.  European Journal of Control .  17(5-6).  472-482.
  • Gayme, D., McKeon, B., Papachristodoulou, A., Bamieh, B., Doyle, J. (2010).  Streamwise Constant Model of Turbulence in Plane Couette Flow.  J. Fluid Mech..  665.  99-119.
Other Publications
  • Sjödin, A. (2013).  The Price of Synchrony: Evaluating Transient Power Losses in Renewable Energy Integrated Power Networks.   The Royal Institute of Technology (KTH).
  • Gayme, D. (2010).  A Robust Control Approach to Understanding Nonlinear Mechanisms in Shear Flow Turbulence.  California Institute of Technology.
Conference Proceedings
  • Grunberg, T., Gayme, D. (2014).  Minimizing Interactions in Mixed Oscillator Networks.  Proc. of the IEEE Conf. on Decision and Control.
  • Magar, K., Balas, M., Gayme, D. (2014).  Adaptive Suppression of Inter-Area Oscillation using Multiple Wind Power Systems in a Distributed Parameter Control Methodology.  Proc. of the 2014 World Congress of the International Federation of Automatic Control.
  • Magar, K., Balas, M., Gayme, D. (2014).  Adaptive control of inter-area oscillations in wind-integrated power systems using distributed parameter control methods.  American Control Conference .  903-907.
  • Castillo, A., Jiang, X., Gayme, D. (2014).  Lossy DCOPF for Optimizing Congested Grids with Renewable Energy and Storage.  Proc. of the American Control Conf..  4342 - 4347.
  • Sjödin, A., Gayme, D. (2014).  Transient Losses in Synchronizing Renewable Energy Integrated Power Networks.  Proc. of the American Control Conf. .  5217 - 5223.
  • Bose, S., Gayme, D., Chandy, K., Low, S. (2014).  Solving quadratically constrained quadratic programs on acyclic graphs with application to optimal power flow.
  • Castillo, A., Gayme, D. (2013).  Profit Maximizing Storage Allocation in Power Grids.  429 - 435 .
  • Bamieh, B., Gayme, D. (2013).  The price of synchrony: Resistive losses due to phase synchronization in power networks.  Proc. of the American Control Conf..  5815-5820.
  • Topcu, U., Gayme, D., Low, S., Khargonekar, P. (2013).  Towards smart, flexible and efficient power systems: Vision and research challenges.  Proc. of the American Control Conf. .  5237-5244.
  • Chandra, S., Gayme, D., Chakrabortty, A. (2013).  Using battery management systems to augment inter-area oscillation control in wind-integrated power systems.  Proc. of the American Control Conf. .  5809-5814.
  • Stevens, R., Gayme, D., Meneveau, C. (2013).  Effect of Turbine Alignment on Average Power Output of Wind-Farms.  Proc. of the Int’l Conf. on Aerodynamics of Offshore Wind Energy System.
  • Bose, S., Gayme, D., Topcu, U., Chandy, K. (2012).  Optimal placement of energy storage in the grid.  5605-5612.
  • Farrell, B., Gayme, , D. F.., Ioannou, P., Lieu, B., Jovanovic, M. (2012).  Dynamics of the Roll and Streak Structure in Transition and Turbulence.  ctr.  34–54.
  • Gayme, D., Chakrabortty, A. (2012).  Impact of wind farm placement on inter-area oscillations in large power systems.  Proc. of the American Control Conf. .  3038-3043.
  • Yeh, H., Doan, S., Gayme, D. (2012).  Performance of VAR controls for distribution lines with photovoltaic cells and batteries.  Proc. of the IEEE Power and Energy Society General Meeting.
  • Gayme, D., Chakrabortty, A. (2012).  Shaping power system inter-area oscillations through control loops of grid integrated wind farms.  5004-5009.
  • Sjödin, A., Gayme, D., Topcu, U. (2012).  Risk-mitigated Optimal Power Flow for Wind Powered Grids.  Proc. of the American Control Conf. .  4431 - 4437.
  • Bose, S., Gayme, D., Low, S., Chandy, K. (2011).  Optimal power flow over tree networks.  1342-1348.
  • Gayme, D., Topcu, U. (2011).  Optimal power flow with distributed energy storage dynamics.  Proc. of the American Control Conf. .  1536-1542.
  • Gayme, D., McKeon, B., Papachristodoulou, A., Doyle, J. (2009).  2D/3C Model of Large Scale Structures in Turbulence in Plane Couette Flow.  Proc. Int’l Symposium on Turbulence and Shear Flow Phenomenon.
  • Gayme, D., Fazel, M., Papachristodoulou, A., Doyle, J. (2006).  Complexity in Automation of SOS Proofs: An Illustrative Example.   5851 - 5856 .
  • Fazel, M., Gayme, D., Chiang, M. (2006).  Transient Analysis for Wireless Power Control.  Proc. of the Global Telecommunications Conf. GLOBECOM ’06.
  • Shi, L., Ko, C., Jin, Z., Gayme, D., Gupta, V., Waydo, S., Murray, R. (2005).  Decentralized control across bit-limited communication channels: an example.  Proc. of the American Control Conf. .  3348-3353.
  • Gayme, D., Menon, S., Ball, C., Mukavetz, D., Nwadiogbu, E. (2003).  Fault detection and diagnosis in turbine engines using fuzzy logic.  341-346.
  • Gayme, D., Menon, S., Ball, C., Mukavetz, D., Nwadiogbu, E. (2003).  Fault diagnosis in gas turbine engines using fuzzy logic.  Proc. of the IEEE Int’l Conf. on Systems, Man and Cybernetics.  4.  3756-3762.
Patents
  • Elgersma, M.R., Johnson, D.P., Stein, G., Morton, B.G., Gayme, D.F., Peck, M.A. "Method and system for determining a singularity free momentum path", 2008.
  • Gayme, D.F., Stalsberg, K.J. "Data manipulation method and system for a self-balancing rotatable apparatus", 2004.
  • Elgersma, M.R., Gayme, D.F., Jenne, T.C., Stalsberg, K.J. "Simultaneous injection method and system for a self-balancing rotatable apparatus", 2003.
  • Stalsberg K J, ., Gayme D F, . "Supervisory method and system for improved control model updates applied to dynamic balancing".
  • Gayme D F, . "Resonance identification extension for a self-balancing rotatable apparatus".
  • Gayme D F, ., Menon S K, ., Nwadiogbu E O, ., Mukavetz D W, ., Ball C M, . "Fault detection system and method using augmented data and fuzzy logic".
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