Siamak Sheykhha

M. Sc.

Research Associate

Sheykhha, Siamak
Lehrstuhl für Wirtschaftswissenschaften, insb. Energieökonomik


Building: 4120

Room: 10.21

Mathieustraße 10

52074 Aachen


Phone: +49 241 80 49841
Fax Fax: +49 241 80 49829

Office Hours

by appointment

Research Interests

  • Energy Systems Modeling
  • Energy Economics

Curriculum Vitae

Siamak Sheykhha obtained his bachelors' degree in physics from Sharif University of Technology, Tehran, Iran in 2014. He then graduated with a masters' degree in Industrial Engineering-Energy Systems Planning from Kharazmi University, Tehran, Iran in 2017. During his studies he worked as a senior researcher in the department of Energy Modeling and Information Systems at Sharif Energy Research Institute (SERI). He joined FCN as a research associate and PhD student in November 2017.



Journal Articles (full scholarly peer-review)
Sobhani, S. O., Sheykhha, S., & Madlener, R. (2020). An integrated two-level demand-side management game applied to smart energy hubs with storage. Energy , 118017. [ScienceDirect]
Barkhordar, Z. A., Fakouriyan, S., & Sheykhha, S. (2018). The role of energy subsidy reform in energy efficiency enhancement: Lessons learnt and future potential for Iranian industries. Journal of Cleaner Production, 197, 542-550. [ScienceDirect]

Journal Articles (simplified or no scholarly peer-review)
Siala, K., Mier, M., Schmidt, L., Torralba-Díaz, L., Sheykkha, S., & Savvidis, G. (2020). Which model features matter? An experimental approach to evaluate power market modeling choices. arXiv preprint arXiv:2010.16142. [Link]

Working Papers
Sheykhha S., Madlener R. (2019). HECTOR – A Dynamic Dispatch and Investment Model for Electricity Markets in Europe, FCN Working Paper No. 23/2019, Institute for Future Energy Consumer Needs and Behavior, RWTH Aachen University, December.
Sheykhha S., Borggrefe F., Madlener R. (2019). A Counterfactual Analysis of Regional Renewable Energy Auctions Taking the Spatial Dimension into Account, FCN Working Paper No. 22/2019, Institute for Future Energy Consumer Needs and Behavior, RWTH Aachen University, December. [SSRN]
Sobhani S.O., Sheykhha S., Madlener R. (2018). An Integrated Two-Level Demand-Side Management Game Applied to Smart Energy Hubs with Storage, FCN Working Paper No. 14/2018, Institute for Future Energy Consumer Needs and Behavior, RWTH Aachen University, November (revised March 2020). [SSRN]

Contributions to Conferences and Workshops
Sheykhha, S., Madlener, R., Borggrefe, F. (2019). Impact of Renewable Auctions on Renewable Energy Promotion taking the Spatial Dimension into Account. Energy Challenges for the Next Decade, 16th IAEE European Conference, August 25-28, 2019, Ljubljana, Slovenia.

Sheykhha S., Madlener R. (2019). Modeling the role of combined heat and power (CHP) in the European market from a system dynamics perspective. Euro2019, 23-26 June 2019, Dublin, Ireland.

Sobhani, S. O., Sheykhha, S., Azimi, M. R., & Madlener, R. (2019). Two-level distributed demand-side management using the smart energy hub concept. Energy Procedia, 158, 3052-3063.