• Eugene E. Webb Professor
  • Regents Professor
Mladen Kezunovic

Educational Background

  • University of Kansas Ph.D., Electrical Engineering, 1980
  • University of Kansas M.Sc., Electrical Engineering, 1977
  • University of Sarajevo Diploma of Engineering, Electrical Engineering, 1976

Research Interests

Awards & Honors

  • Guest Professor in State Key Laboratory of Simulation of Power System and Generation Equipment, Tsinghua University, China, 2018-2021
  • Association of Former Students Distinguished Achievement Award for Research, Texas A&M University, 2018
  • Distinguished member, US National Committee, International Council on Large Electric Systems-CIGRE, 2018
  • Special Visiting Scholar, Science without Borders, National Council for Scientific and Technological Development (CNPq), Brazil, 2015-2017
  • IEEE PES Prize Paper Award, "Advancements in Centralized Protection and Control WIthin a Substation", The Institute of Electrical and Electronic Engineers, 2017
  • Eminent Scholar, Texas A&M University at Qatar, Qatar, 2015-2016
  • Regents Professor, Texas A&M University, 2016

Selected Publications

  • M. Kezunovic "Energy & Distribution: What's Next in These Management Systems," IEEE Power and Energy Magazine, Vol. 16, No. 2, March/April 2018
  • M. Kezunovic and T.J. Overbye, "Off the Beaten Path: Resiliency and Associated Risk," IEEE Power and Energy Magazine, Vol. 16, No. 2, March/April 2018
  • T. Dokic, M. Kezunovic, “Predictive Risk Management for Dynamic Tree Trimming Scheduling for Distribution Networks,” IEEE Transactions on Smart Grid, Accepted for Publication, in Press, 2018.
  • C. M. Affonso, and M. Kezunovic, “Technical and Economic Impact of PV-BESS Charging Station on Transformer Life: A Case Study,” IEEE Transactions on Smart Grid, Accepted for Publication, in Press, 2018.
  • P. Dehghanian, Y. Guan, and M. Kezunovic, “Real-Time Life-Cycle Assessment of High Voltage Circuit Breakers for Maintenance using Online Condition Monitoring Data,” IEEE Transactions on Industry Applications, Accepted for Publication, in Press, 2018.
  • P. Dehghanian, B. Zhang, T. Dokic and M. Kezunovic, “Predictive Risk Analytics for Weather-Resilient Operation of Electric Power Systems,” in IEEE Transactions on Sustainable Energy, 2018.
  • C. Qian and M. Kezunovic, “A Power Waveform Classification Method for Adaptive Synchrophasor Estimation,” in IEEE Transactions on Instrumentation and Measurement, vol. 67, no. 7, pp.1646-1658, July 2018.
  • Q. Yan, B. Zhang and M. Kezunovic, “Optimized Operational Cost Reduction for an EV Charging Station Integrated with Battery Energy Storage and PV generation,” in IEEE Transactions on Smart Grid, vol. PP, no. 99, pp. 1-1, January 2018.
  • V. Malbasa, C. Zheng, P.-C. Chen, T. Popovic, and M. Kezunovic, “Voltage Stability Prediction Using Active Machine Learning,” IEEE Transactions on Smart Grid, vol. 8, no. 6, pp. 3117-3124, November 2017.
  • B. Zhang, P. Dehghanian, and M. Kezunovic, “Optimal Allocation of PV Generation and Battery Storage for Enhanced Resilience,” IEEE Transactions on Smart Grid, vol. PP, no. 99, pp. 1-1, August 2017.