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Researcher: Franklin, ET (Associate Professor Evan Franklin)

Fields of Research

Electrical energy generation (incl. renewables, excl. photovoltaics)
Photovoltaic devices (solar cells)
Sociology and social studies of science and technology
Energy generation, conversion and storage (excl. chemical and electrical)
Electrical energy transmission, networks and systems
Environmentally sustainable engineering
Land use and environmental planning
Other engineering
Electrical engineering
Environment and resource economics
Transport planning
Electrical energy storage
Optimisation
Social change
Aquaculture
Urban policy
Industrial electronics
Transport engineering

Research Objectives

Energy transmission and distribution (excl. hydrogen)
Industrial energy efficiency
Solar-photovoltaic energy
Energy systems and analysis
Renewable energy
Energy services and utilities
Wave energy
Hydrogen production from renewable energy
Energy storage (excl. hydrogen and batteries)
Road public transport
Smart grids
Environmental protection frameworks (incl. economic incentives)
Teaching and curriculum
Hydrogen-based energy systems
Aquaculture fin fish (excl. tuna)
Battery storage
Hydro-electric energy
Industrial construction planning
Environmentally sustainable energy activities
Environmental policy, legislation and standards
Hydrogen storage

Career Best Publications

Research Publications

A systematic literature review of societal acceptance and stakeholders’ perception of hydrogen technologies; International Journal of Hydrogen Energy
A systematic literature review of societal acceptance and stakeholders’ perception of hydrogen technologies; International Journal of Hydrogen Energy
Anodic oxidations: excellent process durability and surface passivation for high efficiency silicon solar cells; Solar Energy Materials and Solar Cells
Autonomous frequency response of different types of inverter-interfaced loads; 2019 9th International Conference on Power and Energy Systems
CONSORT Bruny Island Battery Trial: Project Final Report - Project Results and Lessons Learnt
Day ahead load forecasting for the modern distribution network - a Tasmanian case study; The Australasian Universities Power Engineering Conference (AUPEC 2018)
Design, fabrication and characterisation of a 24.4% efficient interdigitated back contact solar cell; Progress in Photovoltaics
Frequency control ancillary service with coordinated operation of fault current limiter and inverter-interfaced load during fault condition; 2019 9th International Conference on Power and Energy Systems
Frequency response of synchronous generators and battery energy storage systems: a comparative study; 29th Australasian Universities Power Engineering Conference, AUPEC 2019
Rubidium multication perovskite with optimized bandgap for perovskite-silicon tandem with over 26% efficiency; Advanced Energy Materials
Strategies for promoting cultural diversity within student laboratory groups in an engineering degree course at an Australian university; 29th Australasian Association for Engineering Education Annual Conference (AAEE 2018)
Tasmania's Renewable Energy Future - Submission to the Draft Tasmanian Renewable Energy Action Plan to the Tasmanian State Government

Research Projects

APR Internship - Anthony Broese van Groenou; Australian Institute of Mathematics & Science Pty Ltd (AMSI)
CONSORT: Consumer Energy Systems Providing Cost-Effective Grid Support; Australian Renewable Energy Agency (ARENA)
Offshore/high energyaquaculture systems - energy demand analysis; Blue Economy CRC Co (BECRC)
Scheduling of DER for power system frequency stability provision; Australian Renewable Energy Agency (ARENA)
Wave Powered Aquaculture Feed Barge; Blue Economy CRC Co (BECRC)
Wave Powered Aquaculture Feed Barge; Blue Economy CRC Co (BECRC)
Future Energy Postdoctoral Research Fellow
Panasonic Research Service Agreement

Research Candidate Supervision