Robert Collett

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The results of an investigation into the environmental impact of heavy metals in the airborne emissions from the Baldovie municipal waste incinerator, Scotland, are presented. A sampling network of 1-km grid squares covering a 7 x 9 km area was established over the incinerator plant and its surroundings. Surface soil core samples were collected from within(More)
This investigation presents a novel approach for solving security-constrained unit commitment (SCUC) problems. These problems involve the development of generation schemes for a power system while adhering to a set of operational constraints. As SCUC planning involves a time-varying, nonlinear, mixed-integer problem, conventional techniques are unable to(More)
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