Benjamin F. Hobbs

According to our database1, Benjamin F. Hobbs authored at least 33 papers between 1986 and 2020.

Collaborative distances:
  • Dijkstra number2 of four.
  • Erdős number3 of four.


IEEE Fellow

IEEE Fellow 2008, "For integration of economic and environmental concerns into power systems design and operation".



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PhD thesis 


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The value of cooperation in interregional transmission planning: A noncooperative equilibrium model approach.
Eur. J. Oper. Res., 2020

A Copula Enhanced Convolution for Uncertainty Aggregation.
Proceedings of the IEEE Power & Energy Society Innovative Smart Grid Technologies Conference, 2020

How can learning-by-doing improve decisions in stormwater management? A Bayesian-based optimization model for planning urban green infrastructure investments.
Environ. Model. Softw., 2019

New bounding and decomposition approaches for MILP investment problems: Multi-area transmission and generation planning under policy constraints.
Eur. J. Oper. Res., 2016

Partition Dependence and Carryover Biases in Subjective Probability Assessment Surveys for Continuous Variables: Model-Based Estimation and Correction.
Decis. Anal., 2016

Perfectly competitive capacity expansion games with risk-averse participants.
Comput. Optim. Appl., 2016

What is the Benefit of Including Uncertainty in Transmission Planning? A WECC Case Study.
Proceedings of the 49th Hawaii International Conference on System Sciences, 2016

Open versus closed loop capacity equilibria in electricity markets under perfect and oligopolistic competition.
Math. Program., 2013

Tacit collusion games in pool-based electricity markets under transmission constraints.
Math. Program., 2013

Modeling economic interactions between microgrids and electric utilities: A regulator's perspective.
Proceedings of the IEEE Fourth International Conference on Smart Grid Communications, 2013

Economic and Emissions Implications of Load-Based, Source-Based, and First-Seller Emissions Trading Programs Under California AB32.
Oper. Res., 2011

Long-Run Equilibrium Modeling of Emissions Allowance Allocation Systems in Electric Power Markets.
Oper. Res., 2010

Analysis of the Sensitivity of Decision Analysis Results to Errors and Simplifications in Problem Structure: Application to Lake Erie Ecosystem Management.
IEEE Trans. Syst. Man Cybern. Part A, 2007

Nash-Cournot Equilibria in Electric Power Markets with Piecewise Linear Demand Functions and Joint Constraints.
Oper. Res., 2007

Quantifying and Mitigating the Splitting Bias and Other Value Tree-Induced Weighting Biases.
Decis. Anal., 2007

Leader-Follower Equilibria for Electric Power and NO<sub> <i>x</i> </sub> Allowances Markets.
Comput. Manag. Sci., 2006

Design of Efficient Generation Markets.
Proc. IEEE, 2005

Collusive game solutions via optimization.
Math. Program., 2005

Identifying potential repositories for radioactive waste: multiple criteria decision analysis and critical infrastructure systems.
Int. J. Crit. Infrastructures, 2005

Efficient market-clearing prices in markets with nonconvexities.
Eur. J. Oper. Res., 2005

Spatial oligopolistic equilibria with arbitrage, shared resources, and price function conjectures.
Math. Program., 2004

Emerging Tools for Evaluating Digital Library Services: Conceptual Adaptations of LibQUAL+ and CAPM.
J. Digit. Inf., 2003

Response surface approximation in Bayesian decision analysis using a multidimensional cubic spline: application to Lake Erie ecosystem management.
Proceedings of the IEEE International Conference on Systems, 2003

Using a Bayesian Approach to Quantify Scale Compatibility Bias.
Manag. Sci., 2002

A Framework for Evaluating Digital Library Services.
D Lib Mag., 2002

Comprehensive access to printed materials (CAPM).
Proceedings of the ACM/IEEE Joint Conference on Digital Libraries, 2001

Properties of Oligopolistic Market Equilibria in Linearized DC Power Networks with Arbitrage and Supply Function Conjectures.
Proceedings of the System Modelling and Optimization XX, 2001

Stochastic Programming-Based Bounding of Expected Production Costs for Multiarea Electric Power System.
Oper. Res., 1999

Artificial neural networks for short-term energy forecasting: Accuracy and economic value.
Neurocomputing, 1998

Building public confidence in energy planning: a multimethod MCDM approach to demand management at BC Gas.
Proceedings of the 1996 International Symposium on Technology and Society Technical Expertise and Public Decisions, 1996

A nonlinear bilevel model for analysis of electric utility demand-side planning issues.
Ann. Oper. Res., 1992

What Can We Learn from Experiments in Multiobjective Decision Analysis?
IEEE Trans. Syst. Man Cybern., 1986

Network Models of Spatial Oligopoly with an Application to Deregulation of Electricity Generation.
Oper. Res., 1986