Massimo Bongiorno

Biträdande professor at Department of Energy and Environment, Electric Power Engineering

Massimo Bongiorno received the M.Sc. degree in Electrical Engineering from the University of Palermo, Italy in April 2002 and the Lic.Eng and Ph.D. from Chalmers University of Technology, Göteborg, Sweden in December 2004 and September 2007, respectively. From 2007 to 2010, he was an Assistant Professor at the Department of Electric Power Engineering at Chalmers University of Technology, where he became an Associate Professor in Power Electronic Applications for Power Systems in September 2010. His research interest includes application of power electronics in power systems and power quality.

Source: chalmers.se

Projects

2014–2017

Inertia Support Strategies using Wind Turbines for Low-Inertia Power System with High Penetration of Wind Power

Peiyuan Chen Department of Energy and Environment, Electric Power Engineering
Ola Carlson Department of Energy and Environment, Electric Power Engineering
Mattias Persson Department of Energy and Environment, Electric Power Engineering
Massimo Bongiorno Department of Energy and Environment, Electric Power Engineering
Torbjörn Thiringer Department of Energy and Environment, Electric Power Engineering
Swedish Energy Agency

2013–2015

Control of Distributed Power Electronic Devices for Power System Stability Enhancement

Massimo Bongiorno Department of Energy and Environment, Electric Power Engineering
Swedish Energy Agency

2012–2014

Styrning av distribuerade kraftelektroniska objekt för stabiliseringsförbättringar

Massimo Bongiorno Department of Energy and Environment, Electric Power Engineering
Elforsk

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Publications

2016

Capacitor voltage balance performance comparison of MMC-STATCOM using NLC and PS-PWM strategies during negative sequence current injection

H. A. Pereira, A. F. Cupertino, L. S. Xavier et al
2016 18th European Conference on Power Electronics and Applications
Conference paper - peer reviewed
2016

Current Sharing inside a High Power IGBT Module at the Negative Temperature Coefficient Operating Region

Panagiotis Asimakopoulos, K. D. Papastergiou, Torbjörn Thiringer et al
18th European Conference on Power Electronics and Applications (EPE), Germany, Sep 05-09, 2016
Conference paper - peer reviewed
2016

Frequency Characterization of Type-IV Wind Turbine Systems

Nicolás Espinoza, Massimo Bongiorno, Ola Carlson et al
2016 IEEE Energy Conversion Congress and Exposition (ECCE), Milwaukee, WI, USA, 2016
Conference paper - peer reviewed
2016

Losses and cost comparison of DS-HB and SD-FB MMC based large utility grade STATCOM

G. Tsolaridis, H. A. Pereira, A. F. Cupertino et al
16th International Conference on Environment and Electrical Engineering, EEEIC 2016, Florence, Italy, 7-10 June 2016
Conference paper - peer reviewed
2016

Power-dependent droop-based control strategy for multi-terminal HVDC transmission grids

Georgios Stamatiou, Massimo Bongiorno,
IET Generation, Transmission & Distribution, p. 9
Scientific journal article - peer reviewed
2016

Investigation of Negative-Sequence Injection Capability of Cascaded H-Bridge Converters in Star and Delta Configuration

Ehsan Behrouzian, Massimo Bongiorno,
IEEE transactions on power electronics. Vol. 32 (2), p. 1675-1683
Scientific journal article - peer reviewed
2016

Impact of Switching Harmonics on Capacitor Cells Balancing in Phase-Shifted PWM Based Cascaded H-Bridge STATCOM

Ehsan Behrouzian, Massimo Bongiorno, Remus Teodorescu et al
IEEE transactions on power electronics. Vol. 32 (1), p. 815-824
Scientific journal article - peer reviewed
2016

Analytical investigation of poorly damped conditions in VSC-HVDC systems

Yujiao Song, Claes Breitholtz, Georgios Stamatiou et al
the 55th IEEE Conference on Decision and Control
Conference paper - peer reviewed
2016

Analysis and mitigation of instabilities originated from dc-side resonances in VSC-HVDC systems

Gustavo Pinares, Massimo Bongiorno,
IEEE transactions on industry applications. Vol. 52 (4), p. 2807-2815
Conference paper - peer reviewed
2016

Stability Analysis of Two-Terminal VSC-HVDC Systems using the Net-Damping Criterion

Georgios Stamatiou, Massimo Bongiorno,
IEEE Transactions on Power Delivery. Vol. 31 (4), p. 1748-1756
Scientific journal article - peer reviewed
2016

Modeling and analysis of VSC-based HVDC systems for dc network stability studies

Gustavo Pinares, Massimo Bongiorno,
IEEE Transactions on Power Delivery. Vol. 31 (2), p. 848 - 856
Scientific journal article - peer reviewed
2015

Circulating Current Suppression Strategies for D-STATCOM Based on Modular Multilevel Converters

H. A. Pereira, M. R. Haddioui, L. O. M. de Oliveira et al
2015 Ieee 13th Brazilian Power Electronics Conference and 1st Southern Power Electronics Conference (Cobep/Spec), p. 1-6
Conference paper - peer reviewed
2015

Circulating Current Suppression Strategies for D-STATCOM Based on Modular Multilevel Converters

H. A. Pereira, M. R. Haddioui, L. O. M. de Oliveira et al
2015 Ieee 13th Brazilian Power Electronics Conference and 1st Southern Power Electronics Conference (Cobep/Spec), p. 1-6
Conference paper - peer reviewed
2015

Performance comparison of phase shifted PWM and sorting method for modular multilevel converters

M. Rejas, L. Mathe, P. Dan Burlacu et al
17th European Conference on Power Electronics and Applications, EPE-ECCE Europe 2015, Geneva, Switzerland, 8-10 September
Conference paper - peer reviewed
2015

Heat sink design considerations in medium power electronic applications with long power cycles

Panagiotis Asimakopoulos, K. Papastergiou, Torbjörn Thiringer et al
17th European Conference on Power Electronics and Applications, EPE-ECCE Europe 2015, Geneva, Switzerland, 8-10 September
Conference paper - peer reviewed
2015

Input impedance based nyquist stability criterion for subsynchronous resonance analysis in DFIG based wind farms

Selam Chernet, Massimo Bongiorno,
7th Annual IEEE Energy Conversion Congress and Exposition, ECCE 2015, Montreal, Canada, 20-24 September 2015, p. 6285-6292
Conference paper - peer reviewed
2015

Analysis and mitigation of instabilities originated from dc-side resonances in VSC-HVDC systems

Gustavo Pinares, Massimo Bongiorno,
7th Annual IEEE Energy Conversion Congress and Exposition, ECCE 2015, Montreal, Canada, 20-24 September 2015, p. 5779-5785
Conference paper - peer reviewed
2015

Individual capacitor voltage balancing in H-bridge cascaded multilevel STATCOM at zero current operating mode

Ehsan Behrouzian, Massimo Bongiorno, Remus Teodorescu et al
17th European Conference on Power Electronics and Applications, EPE-ECCE Europe 2015, Geneva, Switzerland, 8-10 September
Conference paper - peer reviewed
2015

Investigation of poorly-damped conditions in VSC-HVDC systems

Georgios Stamatiou, Massimo Bongiorno,
14th International Workshop on Large-Scale Integration of Wind Power into Power Systems as well as on Transmission Networks for Offshore Wind Power Plants, October 2015, Brussels, Belgium
Conference paper - peer reviewed
2015

A novel decentralized control strategy for MultiTerminal HVDC transmission grids

Georgios Stamatiou, Massimo Bongiorno,
7th Annual IEEE Energy Conversion Congress and Exposition, ECCE 2015, Montreal, Canada, 20-24 September 2015, p. 5794-5801
Conference paper - peer reviewed
2015

Comparison of Two Control Approaches for Stability Enhancement Using STATCOM with Active Power Injection Capability

Mebtu Beza, Massimo Bongiorno,
7th Annual IEEE Energy Conversion Congress and Exposition, ECCE 2015, Montreal, Canada, 20-24 September 2015, p. 4721-4728
Conference paper - peer reviewed
2015

Modeling and harmonic analysis of a permanent magnet synchronous machine with turn-to-turn fault

Joachim Härsjö, Massimo Bongiorno,
17th European Conference on Power Electronics and Applications, EPE-ECCE Europe 2015, Geneva, Switzerland, 8-10 September
Conference paper - peer reviewed
2015

Comparison of PI and PR current controllers applied on two-level VSC-HVDC transmission system

Alisa Manoloiu, Heverton A Pereira, Remus Teodorescu et al
IEEE PowerTech 2015, p. Article no. 7232648
Conference paper - peer reviewed
2015

Balancing asymmetrical load using a static var compensator

A. Alsulami, Massimo Bongiorno, K. Srivastava et al
IEEE PES Innovative Smart Grid Technologies Conference Europe. Vol. 2015-January (January)
Conference paper - peer reviewed
2015

Novel LVRT Testing Method for Wind Turbines Using Flexible VSC Technology

Nicolás Espinoza, Massimo Bongiorno, Ola Carlson et al
Ieee Transactions on Sustainable Energy. Vol. 6 (3), p. 1140-1149
Scientific journal article - peer reviewed
2015

A Modified RLS Algorithm for Online Estimation of Low-Frequency Oscillations in Power Systems

Mebtu Beza, Massimo Bongiorno,
IEEE Transactions on Power Systems. Vol. 31 (3), p. 1703 - 1714
Scientific journal article - peer reviewed
2015

Definition of a Voltage-Source Converter dc-side admittance and its impact on dc-network stability

Gustavo Pinares, Massimo Bongiorno,
9th International Conference of Power Electronics 2015, Seoul; South Korea, June, 1-5, 2015, p. 2072-2078
Conference paper - peer reviewed
2015

An Adaptive Power Oscillation Damping Controller by STATCOM With Energy Storage

Mebtu Beza, Massimo Bongiorno,
IEEE Transactions on Power Systems. Vol. 30 (1), p. 484-493
Scientific journal article - peer reviewed
2014

Impact of frequency modulation ratio on capacitor cells balancing in phase-shifted PWM based chain-link STATCOM

Ehsan Behrouzian, Massimo Bongiorno, R. Teodorescu et al
2014 IEEE Energy Conversion Congress and Exposition, ECCE 2014, p. 1931-1938
Conference paper - peer reviewed
2014

Independent damping control of multimode low-frequency oscillations using shunt-connected FACTS devices in power system

Mebtu Beza, Massimo Bongiorno,
2014 IEEE Energy Conversion Congress and Exposition, ECCE 2014, p. 716-723
Conference paper - peer reviewed
2014

Design of a Modular Multilevel Converter as an Active Front-End for a magnet supply application

Panagiotis Asimakopoulos, K. Papastergiou, Massimo Bongiorno et al
2014 16th European Conference on Power Electronics and Applications (EPE'14-ECCE Europe), Lappeenranta, Finland, 26-28 August 2014
Conference paper - peer reviewed
2014

Enhanced control strategy for MMC-based STATCOM for unbalanced load compensation

M. Nilves, J. M. Maza, J. M. Mauricio et al
2014 16th European Conference on Power Electronics and Applications (EPE'14-ECCE Europe), Lappeenranta, Finland, 26-28 August 2014
Conference paper - peer reviewed
2014

Investigation of negative sequence injection capability in H-bridge multilevel STATCOM

Ehsan Behrouzian, Massimo Bongiorno, Hector Zelaya et al
2014 16th European Conference on Power Electronics and Applications (EPE'14-ECCE Europe), Lappeenranta, Finland, 26-28 August 2014, p. Art. no. 6910883
Conference paper - peer reviewed
2014

Application of Recursive Least Squares Algorithm With Variable Forgetting Factor for Frequency Component Estimation in a Generic Input Signal

Mebtu Beza, Massimo Bongiorno,
Ieee Transactions on Industry Applications. Vol. 50 (2), p. 1168-1176
Scientific journal article - peer reviewed
2013

Decentralized converter controller for multiterminal HVDC grids

Georgios Stamatiou, Massimo Bongiorno,
15th European Conference on Power Electronics and Applications (EPE), 2-6 Sept. 2013, Lille, France, p. Article number 6634680
Conference paper - peer reviewed
2013

An overview of multilevel converter topologies for grid connected applications

Ehsan Behrouzian, Massimo Bongiorno, Hector Zelaya et al
15th European Conference on Power Electronics and Applications (EPE). 2-6 Sept. 2013, Lille, France., p. 1-10 (Article no. 6634634)
Conference paper - peer reviewed
2013

Impact of different static load characteristics on power oscillation damping by shunt-connected FACTS devices

Mebtu Beza, Massimo Bongiorno,
Power Electronics and Applications (EPE), 2013 15th European Conference, p. 1 - 10
Conference paper - peer reviewed
2013

PERMANENT MAGNET SYNCHRONOUS GENERATOR INTER TURN FAULT IDENTIFICATION USING STATOR CURRENT ANALYSIS

Joachim Härsjö, Massimo Bongiorno, Stefan Lundberg et al
9th PhD Seminar on Wind Energy in Europe, EAWE
Conference paper - peer reviewed
2013

A Generic DFIG Model for Voltage Dip Ride-Through Analysis

Massimo Bongiorno, Torbjörn Thiringer,
Ieee Transactions on Energy Conversion. Vol. 28 (1), p. 76-85
Scientific journal article - peer reviewed
2013

Grid code testing of full power converter based wind turbines using back-to-back voltage source converter system

Nicolás Espinoza, Massimo Bongiorno, Ola Carlson et al
EWEA Annual Event 2013 conference proceedings
Conference paper - peer reviewed
2013

Dually Fed Permanent Magnet Synchronous Generator Condition Monitoring Using Generator Current

Joachim Härsjö, Massimo Bongiorno, Ola Carlson et al
European Wind Energy Conference and Exhibition, EWEC 2013; Vienna; Austria; 4 February 2013 through 7 February 2013. Vol. 1, p. 239-247
Conference paper - peer reviewed
2012

Application of Recursive Least Square (RLS) Algorithm with Variable Forgetting Factor for Frequency Components Estimation in a Generic Input Signal

Mebtu Beza, Massimo Bongiorno,
4th Annual IEEE Energy Conversion Congress and Exposition, ECCE 2012, Raleigh, NC, USA, 15 - 20 September 2012, p. 2164-2171
Conference paper - peer reviewed
2012

Improved Discrete Current Controller for Grid-connected Voltage Source Converters in Distorted Grids

Mebtu Beza, Massimo Bongiorno,
4th Annual IEEE Energy Conversion Congress and Exposition, ECCE 2012, Raleigh, NC, USA, 15 - 20 September 2012, p. 77-84
Conference paper - peer reviewed
2012

Input Admittance Expressions for Field-Oriented Controlled Salient PMSM Drives

Oskar Wallmark, Stefan Lundberg, Massimo Bongiorno et al
IEEE Transactions on Power Electronics. Vol. 27 (3), p. 1514-1520
Scientific journal article - peer reviewed
2011

On optimal use of energy storage for series connected voltage source converters

H. A. Khalid, G. M. Bhutto, Massimo Bongiorno et al
Proceeding of the International Conference on Electrical Power Quality and Utilisation, EPQU. 11th International Conference on Electrical Power Quality and Utilisation, EPQU 2011, Lisbon, 17-19 October 2011, p. 290-297
Conference paper - peer reviewed
2011

Power oscillation damping controller by static synchronous compensator with energy storage

Mebtu Beza, Massimo Bongiorno,
Energy Conversion Congress and Exposition (ECCE), 2011 IEEE, p. 2977 - 2984
Conference paper - peer reviewed
2011

A fast estimation algorithm for low-frequency oscillations in power systems

Mebtu Beza, Massimo Bongiorno,
Proceedings of the 2011-14th European Conference on Power Electronics and Applications (EPE 2011). Birmingham, 30 August-1 September 2011, p. 1 - 10
Conference paper - peer reviewed
2009

Auto-normalizing Phase-Locked Loop for Grid-connected Converters

Lennart Ängquist, Massimo Bongiorno,
IEEE Energy and Conversion Congress and Exposition, 2009 (ECCE 2009)
Conference paper - peer reviewed
2009

Current controller design for passivity of the input admittance

Lennart Harnefors, Massimo Bongiorno,
2009 13th European Conference on Power Electronics and Applications, EPE '09; Barcelona; Spain; 8 September 2009 through 10 September 2009, p. 1-8
Conference paper - peer reviewed
2008

An Apparatus and a Method for a Power Transmission System

Lennart Ängquist, Jan Svensson, Massimo Bongiorno et al
Patent application
2008

Online Estimation of Subsynchronous Voltage Components in Power Systems

Massimo Bongiorno, Jan Svensson, Lennart Ängquist et al
IEEE Transactions on Power Delivery. Vol. 23 (1), p. 410-418
Scientific journal article - peer reviewed
2008

An Advanced Cascade Controller for Series-connected VSC for Voltage Dip Mitigation

Massimo Bongiorno, Jan Svensson, Ambra Sannino et al
IEEE Transactions on Industry Applications. Vol. 4 (1), p. 187-195
Scientific journal article - peer reviewed
2008

On Control of Static Series Compensator for SSR Mitigation

Massimo Bongiorno, Jan Svensson, Lennart Ängquist et al
IEEE Transactions on Power Electronics. Vol. 23 (2), p. 735-743
Scientific journal article - peer reviewed
2008

A Novel Control Strategy for Subsynchronous Resonance Mitigation Using SSSC

Massimo Bongiorno, Lennart Ängquist, Jan Svensson et al
IEEE Transactions on Power Delivery. Vol. 23 (2), p. 1033-1041
Scientific journal article - peer reviewed
2008

Effect of Sampling Frequency and Harmonics on Delay-based Phase-sequence Estimation Method

Massimo Bongiorno, Jan Svensson, Ambra Sannino et al
IEEE Transactions on Power Delivery. Vol. 23 (3), p. 1664-1672
Scientific journal article - peer reviewed
2008

Single-phase VSC Based SSSC for Subsynchronous Resonance Damping

Massimo Bongiorno, Jan Svensson, Lennart Ängquist et al
IEEE Transactions on Power Delivery. Vol. 23 (3), p. 1544-1552
Scientific journal article - peer reviewed
2008

Frequency-domain passivity-based current controller design

Lennart Harnefors, Lidong Zhang, Massimo Bongiorno et al
IET Electric Power Applications. Vol. 1 (4), p. 455-465
Scientific journal article - peer reviewed
2007

On Control of Static Series Compensator for SSR Mitigation

Massimo Bongiorno, Jan Svensson, Lennart Ängquist et al
Proc. of IEEE Power Electronics Specialists Conference (PESC'07)
Conference paper - peer reviewed
2007

Stability Analysis of Converter-Grid Interaction using the Converter Input Admittance

Lennart Harnefors, Massimo Bongiorno, Stefan Lundberg et al
. of European Conference on Power Electronics and Applications (EPE 2007)
Conference paper - peer reviewed
2007

Practical implementation of delayed signal cancellation method for phase-sequence separation

J. Svensson, Massimo Bongiorno, Ambra Sannino et al
Ieee Transactions on Power Delivery. Vol. 22 (1), p. 18-26
Scientific journal article - peer reviewed
2007

Voltage dip mitigation using shunt-connected voltage source converter

Massimo Bongiorno, Jan Svensson,
Ieee Transactions on Power Electronics. Vol. 22 (5), p. 1867-1874
Scientific journal article - peer reviewed
2007

Input-admittance calculation and shaping for controlled voltage-source converters

Lennart Harnefors, Massimo Bongiorno, Stefan Lundberg et al
Ieee Transactions on Industrial Electronics. Vol. 54 (6), p. 3323-3334
Scientific journal article - peer reviewed
2006

Delayed Signal Cancellation Method for Sequence Detection - Effect of Sampling Frequency and Harmonics

Jan Svensson, Ambra Sannino, Massimo Bongiorno et al
Proc. of IEEE Nordic Workshop on Power and Industrial Electronics (NORpie 2006)
Conference paper - peer reviewed
2006

Voltage Dip Mitigation using Shunt-connected Voltage Source Converter

Massimo Bongiorno, Jan Svensson,
Proc. of IEEE Power Electronics Specialists Conference (PESC'06)
Conference paper - peer reviewed
2005

An advanced cascade controller for series-connected VSC for voltage dip mitigation

Massimo Bongiorno, Jan Svensson, Ambra Sannino et al
IEEE Industrial Application Society (IAS). Vol. 2, p. 873-880
Conference paper - peer reviewed
2005

Dynamic Performance of Vector Current Controllers for Grid-connected VSC under Voltage Dips

Massimo Bongiorno, Jan Svensson, Ambra Sannino et al
IEEE Industry Applications Society (IAS). Vol. 2, p. 904-909
Conference paper - peer reviewed
2005

Control of D-STATCOM for Voltage Dip Mitigation

Cai Rong, Massimo Bongiorno, Ambra Sannino et al
International Conference on Future Power Systems
Conference paper - peer reviewed
2004

Dynamic Performance of Current Controllers for Grid-connected Voltage Source Converter Under Unbalanced Voltage Conditions

Massimo Bongiorno, Jan Svensson, Ambra Sannino et al
Proc. of IEEE Nordic Workshop on Power and Industrial Electronics (NORpie 2004)
Conference paper - peer reviewed
2003

Cost-Effective Power Quality Improvement for Industrial Plant

Massimo Bongiorno, Ambra Sannino, Luigi Dusonchet et al
IEEE Bologna PowerTech 2003. Vol. 4
Conference paper - peer reviewed