Publications

Preprints / Working Papers

  • Experimental Evaluation of Residential Demand Response in California
    D.P. Zhou, M. Balandat, and C.J. Tomlin
    In preparation

  • Incentive Design in Human-in-the-Loop Cyber-Physical Systems: A Case Study on Demand Response in California
    D.P. Zhou, M. Balandat, and C.J. Tomlin
    Submitted to the 9th ACM/IEEE International Conference on Cyber-Physical Systems, 2018
    [arXiv:1710.03190] [PDF]

  • Experimental Demonstration of Frequency Regulation from HVAC Systems of Commercial Buildings
    Q. Hu, M. Balandat, E. Vrettos, D.P. Zhou, S. Bhattacharya, and C.J. Tomlin
    In preparation

Peer-Reviewed / Refereed Articles

  • Budget-Constrained Multi-Armed Bandits with Multiple Plays
    D.P. Zhou and C.J. Tomlin
    32nd AAAI Conference on Artificial Intelligence (AAAI), 2018
    [arXiv:1711.05928] [Talk Slides]

  • Eliciting Private User Information for Demand Response
    D.P. Zhou, M. Balandat, M.A. Dahleh, and C.J. Tomlin
    56th IEEE Conference on Decision and Control (CDC), 2017
    [arXiv:1703.00972] [Talk Slides] [DOI]

  • How Peer Effects Influence Energy Consumption
    D.P. Zhou, M. Roozbehani, M.A. Dahleh, and C.J. Tomlin
    56th IEEE Conference on Decision and Control (CDC), 2017
    [arXiv:1703.00980] [Talk Slides] [DOI]

  • Hedging Strategies in Wholesale Electricity Markets
    D.P. Zhou, M.A. Dahleh, and C.J. Tomlin
    56th IEEE Conference on Decision and Control (CDC), 2017
    [arXiv:1703.00976] [Talk Slides] [DOI]

  • Estimating Treatment Effects of a Residential Demand Response Program Using Non-Experimental Data
    D.P. Zhou, M. Balandat, and C.J. Tomlin
    2017 International Conference on Data Mining Workshops (ICDM)
    [PDF] [DOI]

  • Stability Analysis of Wholesale Electricity Markets under Dynamic Consumption Models and Real-Time Pricing
    D.P. Zhou, M. Roozbehani, M.A. Dahleh, and C.J. Tomlin
    2017 American Control Conference (ACC)
    [arxiv:1609.06193] [PDF] [Talk Slides] [DOI]

  • Quantitative Comparison of Data-Driven and Physics-Based Models for Commercial Building HVAC Systems
    D.P. Zhou, Q. Hu, and C.J. Tomlin
    2017 American Control Conference (ACC)
    [PDF] [Talk Slides] [DOI]

  • Residential Demand Response Targeting Using Observational Data
    D.P. Zhou, M. Balandat, and C.J. Tomlin
    55th IEEE Conference on Decision and Control (CDC), 2016
    [arXiv:1607.00595] [PDF] [DOI] [Talk Slides]

  • A Bayesian Perspective on Residential Demand Response Using Smart Meter Data
    D.P. Zhou, M. Balandat, and C.J. Tomlin
    54th Annual Allerton Conference on Communication, Control, and Computing, 2016
    [arXiv:1608.03862] [PDF] [DOI] [Talk Slides]

  • Building Model Identification during Regular Operation - Empirical Results and Challenges
    Q. Hu, F. Oldewurtel, M. Balandat, E. Vrettos, D.P. Zhou, and C.J. Tomlin.
    2016 American Control Conference (ACC)
    [arXiv:1603.06872] [PDF] [DOI]