Optimal Modeling and Optimizing of a New Biogas Production Configuration based on a Neural Network Optimized by Developed Version of Monarch Butterfly Optimization Algorithm

Myo Thwin

Volume 1, Issue 3 , September 2022, Pages 196-207


  In this study, a new optimized version of multi-layer perceptron neural network has been used for modeling achieving an optimized configuration in biofuel production process. 25 semi-pilot fermentation runs are used to determine the best arrangement of percentage selection for the combined substrate ...  Read More

Multi-objective Optimization of a Micro-turbine and SOFC Hybrid System using Balanced Manta Ray Foraging Optimization Algorithm

Nasser Yousefi

Volume 1, Issue 3 , September 2022, Pages 208-225


  In this study, economic, environmental, and technical optimization of a hybrid Microturbine-Solid Oxide Fuel Cell (SOFC) system is performed in a full load for the distributed generated electricity. To achieve better results, a new modified metaheuristic, called Balanced Manta Ray Foraging Optimization ...  Read More

Improved Student Psychology Based Optimization Algorithm for Optimizing a Hybrid PV-Diesel-Battery system for a Remote Region located in China

Zumrat Druzhinin

Volume 1, Issue 3 , September 2022, Pages 226-242


  A new optimal hybrid solar/diesel/battery system was suggested in this paper for covering the load demand in a rural area in Taklamakan Desert located in China. The major idea is to design a new improved version of the Student Psychology Based Optimization Algorithm for minimizing the load probability ...  Read More

Modified Farmland Fertility Optimization Algorithm for Optimal Sizing of Gas Engine in a CCHP system using 4E Analysis

Mohammad Mohammaditab

Volume 1, Issue 3 , September 2022, Pages 243-258


  This paper proposes a new methodology for optimal sizing of a combined cooling heating and power (CCHP) system with a gas turbine as its primary mover in a residential building in Xihu area in Hangzhou, Zhejiang, China. Due to the significant impact of four substantial parameters including energetic, ...  Read More

Flexible optimum sizing of a hybrid renewable power system based on Metaheuristics in the presence of storage system

Giorgos Jimenez

Volume 1, Issue 3 , September 2022, Pages 259-269


  This paper addresses one of the most important challenges in utilization of renewable energy source the design of a system that incorporates this type of energy sources, which is the size determination of system component. A meta-model of hybrid renewable power system is studied here which can include ...  Read More

Multi-criteria Optimization of a CCHP System Using Balanced Tree Growth Algorithm

Antonella Pasternak

Volume 1, Issue 3 , September 2022, Pages 270-285


  The main idea of this paper is to multi-criteria optimal designing of a combined cooling, heat and power (CCHP) system in an industrial unit by considering cooling loads, electricity, and heating. Different scenarios such as selling scenarios, no-selling scenario, as well as the possibility of electricity ...  Read More