Contact: Building 3E - Room 2.22
T +49 (0) 355 69-4043
Consultation Hours: Tuesdays, 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Research Interests: Computational Economics, Operations Research and Complex Systems Analysis
10/2014 - present: Research assistant at the Chair of Energy Economics, BTU Cottbus-Senftenberg
09/2019 - 10/2019: Research visit, Institute for Integrated Energy Systems, University of Victoria (UVic), Canada
09/2013 - 10/2013: Internship at German Institute for Economic Research (DIW Berlin), Department: Energy, Transportation, Environment
08/2013 - 10/2014: Student assistant at the Chair of Energy Economics, BTU Cottbus-Senftenberg
10/2012 - 10/2014: Master degree in power engineering, BTU. Master thesis «Modelling of European natural gas market»
07/2011 - 08/2011: Internship at concern «City Thermal Grid», Ukraine
06/2010 - 07/2010: Internship at JSC «Zaporizhstal», Ukraine
09/2008 - 05/2012: Studies of Engineering, Zaporizhzhia State Engineering Academy, Ukraine
Publications and Conference Proceedings
Riepin, I., Schmidt, M., Müsgens, F. Assessing the impact of uncertainties on infrastructure developments in the European natural gas market: a robust optimization approach. Journal article. in progress
Riepin, I., Möbius, T., Müsgens, F. Combining uncertainty with electricity and gas sector coupling – worth the effort? Journal article. submission stage
Möbius, T., Riepin, I. Regret analysis of investment decisions under uncertainty in an integrated energy system. Conference proceedings. in review
Jansen, M., Staffell, I., Kitzing, L., Quoilin, S., Wiggelinkhuizen, E., Bulder, B., Riepin, I., Müsgens, F. Offshore wind competitiveness in mature markets without subsidy. Nature Energy, (2020). to appear. Supplementary software
Riepin, I., Müsgens, F. Seasonal flexibility in the European natural gas market. Journal article. in review. GitHub
Riepin, I., Möbius, T., Müsgens, F. (2018). Integrated electricity and gas market modeling – effects of gas demand uncertainty. IEEE Conference Proceedings EEM 2018. DOI: 10.1109/EEM.2018.8469790 | preprint version | Video.
Müsgens, F., Riepin, I. (2018). Is offshore already competitive? Analyzing German offshore wind auctions. IEEE Conference Proceedings EEM 2018. DOI: 10.1109/EEM.2018.8469851 | preprint version | Video.
Montenegro, R., Riepin, I., Hauser, P. (2016). Modelling of world LNG market development: focus on US investments and supplies. IEEE Conference Proceedings EEM 2016. DOI: 10.1109/EEM.2016.7521361.
Müsgens, F., Poudineh, R., Riepin, I. (2015). A note on climate policy negotiations at the threshold of COP-21 in Paris. Note of Oxford Institute for Energy Studies and BTU CS. PDF
Riepin, I. (2011). Usage of solar energy for heating service and domestic water heating. VII all-Ukrainian scientific conference. ZSEA. Vol. 2, pp. 78 - 83.
Riepin, I. (2011). Ukrainian market prospects in the field of alternative energy sources. The graduate students conference. ZSEA. pp. 186 - 192.
The costs of ignoring uncertaintyand the value of perfect information: a toy model.
Robust optimization of electricity system expansion.
Economic impacts of uncertainty in integrated electricity and gas markets.
- PDF @ 30th European Conference on Operational Research, Dublin, Ireland, 2019
Integrated electricity and gas market modelling – effects of gas demand uncertainty.
Integration of electricity and gas market models.
- PDF @Energy modelling seminar, IER, Universität Stuttgart, 2018
Application of non-linear and complementarity problems for natural gas market modelling.
- PDF @ Research seminar with chair of Mathematical Economics, BTU CS, 2017
- PDF @ Internal research seminar, BTU CS, 2016
Natural Gas Storages in Competition with Alternative Flexibility Sources.
- PDF @ 39th IAEE International Conference, Bergen, Norway, 2016
- PDF @ PhD seminar Cottbus-Leipzig-Dresden, 2016
Prospects for Shale Gas Exploration in Europe: Ongoing Experience.
- PDF@38th IAEE International Conference, Antalya, Turkey, 2015
Modelling of European natural gas market. Mathematical modelling workshop for a gas trading utility, Frankfurt am Main, 13.02.2015
Design of auctions for market premia for onshore wind generation: theoretical and experimental testing.
Fundamental gas market analysis for a gas trading utility in a context of the German energy transition process.
"Strategy 2020”: Development of a middle-term natural gas market forecast for a gas trading utility.
- Modelling a multi-price capacity market mechanism promoting flexibility in a power market with high shares of renewable energy (Master Thesis)
- An Overview of Mechanisms for a Global Climate Agreement against Climate Change (Bachelor Thesis)
- Potential von LNG in Europa (Bachelor Thesis)
- Modelling of global natural gas market utilizing non-linear programing (Master Thesis)