Publications

Peer-Reviewed / Refereed Articles

  • Estimating Treatment Effects of a Residential Demand Response Program Using Non-Experimental Data
    D.P. Zhou, M. Balandat, and C.J. Tomlin
    To appear in the proceedings of the 2017 International Conference on Data Mining Workshops
    [PDF]

  • Eliciting Private User Information for Demand Response
    D.P. Zhou, M. Balandat, M.A. Dahleh, and C.J. Tomlin
    To appear in the proceedings of the 56th IEEE Conference on Decision and Control, 2017
    [arXiv:1703.00972]

  • How Peer Effects Influence Energy Consumption
    D.P. Zhou, M. Roozbehani, M.A. Dahleh, and C.J. Tomlin
    To appear in the proceedings of the 56th IEEE Conference on Decision and Control, 2017
    [arXiv:1703.00980]

  • Hedging Strategies in Wholesale Electricity Markets
    D.P. Zhou, M.A. Dahleh, and C.J. Tomlin
    To appear in the proceedings of the 56th IEEE Conference on Decision and Control, 2017
    [arXiv:1703.00976]

  • 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
    Proceedings of the 2017 American Control Conference
    [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
    Proceedings of the 2017 American Control Conference
    [PDF] [Talk Slides] [DOI]

  • Residential Demand Response Targeting Using Observational Data
    D.P. Zhou, M. Balandat, and C.J. Tomlin
    Proceedings of the 55th IEEE Conference on Decision and Control, 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.
    Proceedings of the 2016 American Control Conference
    [arXiv:1603.06872] [PDF] [DOI]

Preprints / Working Papers

  • Residential Demand Response: A Randomized Controlled Trial in California
    D.P. Zhou, M. Balandat, J.M. Gillan, and C.J. Tomlin
    In preparation

  • Budget-Constrained Multi-Armed Bandits with Multiple Plays
    D.P. Zhou and C.J. Tomlin
    In preparation