Representatives from GE Global Research and DOE Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy, Wind and Water Power Technologies Office visited Argonne on March 14-15, 2013. The participant list included: DOE: Mike Derby (program manager), Joel Cline, Jeose Zayas, Shreyas Ananthan and GE: Alex Simpson, Brian Mitchell, Vittorio Michelassi, Stefan Kern et al.
Mihai Anitescu gave a talk on Large-Scale Optimization for Energy Systems, which included a brief on M2ACS. Emil M Constantinescu gave a talk on uncertainty quantification and short-term wind forecasting. We had discussions on stochastic optimization, multiscale integration in M2ACS, and uncertainty quantification in wind power prediction.