Electrical and Electronics Engineering Institute

University of the Philippines - Diliman

Ivan Benedict Nilo Cruz

Position: 
Assistant Professor
Laboratory Affiliation: 
Power Systems Simulation Laboratory
Room: 
326
Telephone Number: 
+63-2-981-8500 ext 3361
Research Interests: 
Educational Background: 
PhD Electrical and Electronics Engineering, University of the Philippines Diliman (on-going)
MS EE, UP Diliman, 2009
Recent Publication/s: 

Adonis  E.D.C. Tio & Ivan B.N.C. Cruz, “A binary formulation of SAIDI [system average interruption duration index] for the predictive reliability assessment of radial distribution systems with tie-lines,” Proc. 5th IEEE PES Asia-Pacific Power and Energy Engineering Conference (IEEE-APPEEC 2013), Hong Kong, 8‑11 December 2013.

Bryan Navarro, Ivan B.N.C. Cruz, & Bienvenido M. Malquisto Jr., “Radial network reconfiguration and load balancing for loss minimization using genetic algorithms,” Proceedings of the 2012 IEEE Region 10 Conference (TENCON 2012), Cebu City, Philippines, 19‑22 November 2012.

Adonis E.D.C. Tio, Ivan B.N.C. Cruz, Bienvenido M. Malquisto Jr., & Rowaldo D. Del Mundo, “.A binary programming model for reliability optimization considering fuse-blow and fuse-save schemes,” Proceedings of the 2012 IEEE Region 10 Conference (TENCON 2012), Cebu City, Philippines, 19-22 November 2012.

Wilbert R.D. Tarnate, Ivan B.N.C. Cruz, Rowaldo D. Del Mundo, & Bienvenido M. Malquisto Jr. , “Maximizing service restoration in reliability optimization of radial distribution systems.” Proceedings of the 2012 IEEE Region 10 Conference (TENCON 2012), Cebu City, Philippines, 19-22 November 2012.

Bienvenido M. Malquisto Jr., Rowaldo D. Del Mundo & Ivan B.N.C. Cruz, “A practical and effective approach to retraining electrical engineers in small electric distribution utilities.” Proceedings of the 3rd International Conference on Teaching and Learning (ICTL 2011), Penang, Malaysia, 14-16 November 2011.

Bienvenido M. Malquisto Jr., Rowaldo D. Del Mundo & Ivan B.N.C. Cruz, “Distribution automation project for a small rural electric cooperative: an industry-academe collaborative experience,” Proc.  2009 ASEAN Symposium on Power and Energy Systems (ASPES 2009), 28‑29 September 2009, Hua Hin, Thailand.

Davidjohn A. Zuñiga, Louie T. Lim, Bienvenido M. Malquisto Jr., Rowaldo D. Del Mundo & Ivan B.N.C. Cruz, “Fault locating methods for radial distribution systems,” Proc. National Electrical, Electronics and Computing Conference 2009 (Philippines).

Jarvin C.B. Co, Marlon P. Castillo, Bienvenido M. Malquisto Jr., Rowaldo D. Del Mundo & Ivan B.N.C. Cruz, “Development of an automatic generation control (AGC) simulator for the PSSL power system simulator,” Proc. National Electrical, Electronics and Computing Conference 2009 (Philippines).