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Research and Development Projects of Robots and Platforms

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Burak Omer Saracoglu had his Doctor of Philosophy (PhD.) degree from the Institute of Science and Technology at the Istanbul Technical University (ITU) in 2009, his Master of Science (MSc.)...

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My personal efforts continue to present the best power grids and tools that will help to design them and invest in them.
Some voluntary researchers joined in some part of the research and development activities during this long-term research and development projects.
The current titles of the proposed robots and platforms are
Power Plant Owner (PPO)
Power Plant Developer (PPD) or Power Plant Engineer (PPE)
Global Power Prediction Systems (GP2S)
Original Anatolian Honeybees Investment System (OAHIS)
The latest scientific publications about them are as follows:
Saracoglu B.O., "Multiobjective Evolutionary Algorithms Knowledge Acquisition System for Renewable Energy Power Plants", MedCrave Group LLC, May 17, 2019 (
Saracoglu B.O., "Analytic Network Process vs. Benjamin Franklin’s Rule To Select Private Small Hydropower Plants Investments", MedCrave Group LLC, July 26, 2018, (
e-journal articles
Tercan E., Eymen A., Urfali, T., Saracoglu B.O., "A sustainable framework for spatial planning of photovoltaic solar farms using GIS and multi-criteria assessment approach in Central Anatolia, Turkey", Land Use Policy, 102, 105272, (
Tercan E., Saracoglu B.O., Bilgilioglu S.S., Eymen A., Tapkin S., "Geographic information system based investment system for photovoltaic power plants location analysis in Turkey", Environmental Monitoring and Assessment, 2020, Vol. 192:297, No. 192:297, DOI: 10.1007/s10661-020-08267-5 (
Saracoglu B.O., "Location selection factors of concentrated solar power plant investments", Sustainable Energy, Grids and Networks, 2020, Vol.22, No.100319, DOI: 10.1016/j.segan.2020.100319 (
Solangi Y.A., Shah S.A.A., Zameer, H., Ikram, M., Saracoglu B.O., "Assessing the solar PV power project site selection in Pakistan: based on AHP-fuzzy VIKOR approach", Environmental Science and Pollution Research, 2019, Vol.26, No.29, 30286–30302, DOI: 10.1007/s11356-019-06172-0 (
Saracoglu B.O., "An Experimental Fuzzy Expert System Based Application For Go/No-Go Decisions To Geospatial Investigation Studies Of The Regions On Very Large Concentrated Solar Power Plants In European Super-Grid Concept", International Journal of Multidisciplinary Studies and Innovative Technologies, 2018, Vol.2, No.2, 01-06, DOI: N/A (
Saracoglu B.O., de Simon Martin M., "Initialization of a Multiobjective Evolutionary Algorithms Knowledge Acquisition System for Renewable Energy Power Plants", Journal of Applied Research on Industrial Engineering, 2018, Vol.5, No.3, 185–204, DOI: 10.22105/jarie.2018.144919.1052 (
King A, Saracoglu B.O., "Greenough River Solar Farm case study & validation initialization", International Journal of Energy Applications and Technologies, 2018, Vol.5, No.2, 82-97, DOI: 10.31593/ijeat.420701 (
Saracoglu B.O., Ohunakin O.S., Adelekan D.S., Gill, J., Atiba O.E., Okokpujie I.P., Atayero A.A. "A Framework for Selecting the Location of Very Large Photovoltaic Solar Power Plants on a Global/Super Grid", Energy Reports, 2018, Vol.4, 586-602, DOI: 10.1016/j.egyr.2018.09.002 (
Ohunakin O.S., Saracoglu B.O., "A Comparative Study of Selected Multi-Criteria Decision Making Methodologies for Location Selection of Very Large Concentrated Solar Power Plants in Nigeria", African Journal of Science, Technology, Innovation and Development, 2018, Vol.10, No.5, 551-567, DOI: 10.1080/20421338.2018.1495305 (
Saracoglu B.O., "Experimental FWA & FOWA Aggregated VLCSPPs' LUR Estimation For GIS Based VEED", International Journal Of Engineering Technologies, 2018, Vol.4, No.2, 70-79, DOI: N/A (
Saracoglu B.O., "Solar star projects SAM version 2017.9.5 PVWatts version 5 model case study & validation", International Journal of Energy Applications and Technologies, 2018, Vol.5, No.1, 13-28, DOI: N/A (
I continue with new developing activities. I plan to present some free open-source web apps. 


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