WIDPE 2021 Speakers

Keynote Speakers

Prof. Chen Shen (Keynote Speaker)
Tsinghua University, China

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Bio: Chen Shen received the B.E. and Ph.D. degrees in electrical engineering from Tsinghua University, Beijing, China, in 1993 and 1998, respectively. He was a postdoctoral research fellow with the University of Missouri-Rolla from 1998 to 2001. He served as a senior application developer in ISO New England, USA, during 2001-2002. He has been a professor of the Electrical Engineering Department of Tsinghua University since 2009. He is currently the Director of Research Center of Cloud Computing and Intelligent Decision-making, Sichuan Energy Internet Research Institute, Tsinghua University. He was supported by the Ministry of Education’s Program for New Century Excellent Talents in Universities in 2009. His researches focus on power system analysis and control, including fast modeling and simulation of smart grids, cloud computing and AI application in power systems, stability analysis of power systems with renewable energy generation, emergency control and risk assessment of power systems, operation and control for micro-grids. He has led more than 20 projects, such as National Natural Science Foundation of China, the National High-Tech Research and Development Program (863) of China, Key Project of Chinese National Programs for Fundamental Research and Development (973), National Key Research and Development Program of China, etc. Chen Shen has more than 150 journal and conference publications, owns 22 patents and has authored 1 book.


 

Prof. Wei Gu (Keynote Speaker)
Southeast University, China

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Bio:Dr. Wei Gu is a Professor, Doctoral Supervisor and Associate Dean of the School of Electrical Engineering, Southeast University. He is also the Director of Research Institute of Distributed Generations and Active Distribution Networks, and Vice Director of the Power System Simulation Committee of China Simulation Federation. His research interests include distributed generations, microgrids, active distribution network and integrated energy system. He has presided over one key project (NSFC-SGCC Joint Fund for Smart Grid) and three General/Youth projects of the National Natural Science Foundation of China, one Sub Project of the National Key Research and Development Program. He has published over 90 SCI papers, and 5 papers are ESI Highly Cited Papers (Top 1%). His H-index is 27 and the total citation is 2979 (based on Google Scholar), 773 of which are cited by SCI papers. He has more than 30 China National Invention Patents and 1 United States Invention Patent, all granted. As the first completer, he won the First Prize of Science and Technology of China Simulation Federation, and the Golden Prize of the 48th International Exhibition of Inventions Geneva. His research output has been successfully applied to over 20 projects of distributed generation, micro-grid and active distribution network systems.


 

Prof. Xiaoming Zha (Keynote Speaker)
Wuhan University, China

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Bio: Xiaoming Zha, born in 1967 in Huaining, Anhui Province, is a second-class professor and doctoral supervisor of School of Electrical and Automation, Wuhan University. He is also the vice dean of the college. In 2020, he was recommended by the school to be an expert enjoying special government allowance. The Ministry of Education of higher school of electrical engineering teaching guidance committee, Chinese engineering education accreditation experts, executive council member of China power supply society, member of IEEE, vice director of wuhan power supply, China power electronics and power transmission subject of academic annual meeting of the organization, member of China power supply society power electronic power system and equipment committee, deputy director of the committee, the committee member, the institute of electrical engineering HVDC branch of China electrical engineering society of China power electronics branch committee, director of the institute of power electronics of China electrotechnical society, China power supply society of professional committee of power quality, He is also a member of the editorial board of journals such as "Journal of Power Supply" and "Power Electronics Technology", a member of the technical procedure Committee of many international academic conferences, and a review expert of the National Natural Science Foundation of China, National Science and Technology Award, and Science and Technology Award of the Ministry of Education.


 

Prof. Ming Zhou (Keynote Speaker)
North China Electric Power University, China

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Bio: Ms Zhou got her BS., MS., and Ph.D degree all in electrical engineering in North China Electric Power University (NCEPU) in 1989, 1992 and 2006, respectively. Now she is a professor of Power Systems and Its Automation at NCEPU. Professor Zhou’s research experience lies in renewables integrated power system planning and operation, competitive electricity market and demand response. She hosted two NSFC projects on optimal dispatch of power systems with high wind power penetration and transmission capability assessment on hybrid HVAC/HVDC system. Now she is conducting a Smart Grid Joint Foundation Program of NSFC and State Grid Corporation on Dispatch Operation for the AC/DC Hybrid Power System with Large Scale Renewables, and a NSFC project on demand response. She is also involved two National Key Research and Development Programs of China, as well hosting several utility financially supported projects on electricity market. She has published more than 150 SCI/EI indexed papers, got 8 patents of invention.


Prof. Dayi Li (Keynote Speaker)
Huazhong University of Science and Technology, China

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Bio: Prof. Dayi Li, (Huazhong University of Science and Technology) received the B.S. degree from Tianjin Polytechnic University in 1995, and M.S. and Ph.D. degrees from Huazhong University of Science and Technology (HUST) in 2000 and 2005, respectively. From 1995 to 1997, he was an Electrical Engineer at Wuhan No.3 Cotton Mill Company. In 2000, he joined HUST as Assistant Professor and currently is full Professor. From 2011 to 2012, he was a visiting researcher in the Department of Electronic and Electrical Engineering at the University of Sheffield, UK. From August 2016 to August 2017, he was arranged by the Organization Department of Jiangsu provincial Party committee to serve as Deputy director of Jingjiang Economic and Information Commission, deputy mayor of Jishi Town People's government, and external expert of Shenzhen power supply company Senior member of China Power Supply Association. He was a member of the 9th national transformer standardization committee (SAC/TC44). He presided over and participated in 6 projects of National Natural Science Foundation of China, was responsible for a key special sub project of National Key R&D Program of China, presided over 4 science and technology projects of China Southern Power Grid Corporation, 4 science and technology projects of State Grid Corporation of China. He published more than 100 papers, including more than 30 SCI / EI papers and more than 40 invention patents accepted / authorized. His research interests are power quality controller, transformer and power electronics.


 

Prof. Keyou Wang (Keynote Speaker)
Shanghai Jiao Tong University, China

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Bio: Keyou Wang is professor and associate chair of department of electrical engineering at Shanghai Jiao Tong University. He received his B.S. and M.S. degrees in electrical engineering from Shanghai Jiao Tong University and his Ph.D. degree in electrical engineering from Missouri S&T (formerly University of Missouri-Rolla). He joined SJTU since 2012 and is currently the associate chair of electrical engineering. His area of professional interests include high performance computing and power electronics applications to renewable energy systems, microgrids, and active distribution grids. He serves as Associate Editor of IET Generation, Transmission & Distribution and Academic Editor of CSEE Journal of Power and Energy Systems.



Invited Speakers

Prof. Daogang Peng (Invited Speaker)
Shanghai University of Electric Power, China

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Bio: Peng Daogang, male, doctor, professor, dean of College of Automation Engineering, Shanghai University of Electric Power; deputy director of Shanghai Power Generation Process Intelligent Control Engineering Technology Research Center. He is mainly engaged in Smart Power Generation, Smart Energy, Energy Internet and other aspects of research. He has undertaken more than 40 scientific research projects involving several institutes such as National Natural Science Foundation of China, Shanghai Science and Technology Commission, State Grid, BaoSteel, Huaneng Group, etc. He has published more than 200 academic papers, including more than 100 published in SCI and EI; and published 3 academic works; 25 national invention patents have been authorized. His scientific research achievements have won two first prizes and three second prizes of science and technology awards from Shanghai and Ministry of Education. He has held academic part-time committee members in the National Technical Committee for Standardization of Electrical Equipment Network Communication Interface, the Power Generation Automation Committee of Chinese Association of Automation, the Intelligent Power Generation Committee of China Energy Research Society, the Thermal Automation Committee of Chinese Society for Electrical Engineering, and the Deputy Secretary General of Shanghai Association of Artificial Intelligence.


 

Dr. Chen Fang (Invited Speaker)
State Grid Shanghai Electric Power Research Institute, China

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Bio: Chen Fang, male, Ph.D., senior engineer, doctoral supervisor, deputy director of the Science and Technology Development Department of State Grid Shanghai Electric Power Research Institute, and expert member of the International Electrotechnical Commission " Electrical Energy Storage (EES) Systems " Technical Committee (IEC TC120), selected as a project leader of Shanghai Rising-Star Program. He has been engaged in technology research and development and scientific research management in the fields of energy internet and smart grid for nearly 10 years. He has been participated in more than 20 scientific research projects, such as the national key R&D project "Research on key technologies of smart distribution network operation based on micro-synchronous phasor measurement", national science and technology support project "Smart grid comprehensive demonstration project with large-scale renewable energy integration", natural science foundation project "Research on Energy Interaction Random Game and Optimal Operation of Distributed Integrated Energy Microgrid Group" , Shanghai Science and Technology Commission project "Research and Demonstration of Plug and Play Technology of Battery Energy Storage Power Station", and several state grid projects. He has led and co-led the compilation of 2 IEC standards, participated in the compilation of more than 20 domestic and international standards, published more than 80 papers in important domestic and foreign academic journals and international conferences, and has obtained more than 40 national invention patents. He has won nearly 10 provincial and ministerial level prizes of science and technology awards.


 

Dr. Ying Chen (Invited Speaker)
Tsinghua University, China

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Bio: Graduated from Department of Electrical Engineering, Tsinghua University in 2001; In 2006, he graduated from Tsinghua University and has been teaching there since then. In 2010, he became an associate professor. IEEE members. From January to April 2004, he was a visiting scholar at Brunel University, UK; from January to March 2014, he was a visiting scholar at Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, US; and from 2013 to 2014, he was a visiting scholar at Washington State University, US. His research interests include real-time simulation, electromagnetic transient simulation, power system, parallel computing, transient simulation, modeling of information physical system, vulnerability assessment of information physical system, information security, information attack and risk assessment of information physical system. He has presided over 2 sub-projects of National Natural Science Foundation of China and 1 sub-project of 863. He has published 1 academic monograph and 64 papers, including 8 by SCI and 56 by EI. Won 4 provincial and ministerial awards and state Grid awards.


 

Prof. Xiaojun Shen (Invited Speaker)
Tongji University, China/p>

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Bio: Prof. Xiaojun Shen, born in 1979, doctor of engineering. He graduated from the Department of electrical engineering of Shanghai Jiaotong University in 2007 with a doctor's degree in engineering. He joined the Department of electrical engineering of Tongji University in the same year.

He has presided over one national key R & D Program project, two National Natural Science Foundation projects, one national key R & D program sub project, one 863 project sub project of the Ministry of science and technology, one major special sub project of Shanghai Science and Technology Commission, and more than 20 projects entrusted by State Grid Corporation of China. The research achievements have won one third prize of Shanghai Science and Technology Progress Award, one second prize of Beijing Science and Technology Progress Award, and many science and technology Progress awards of State Grid Corporation of China provincial level. As the first author, he has published more than 40 papers indexed by SCI and EI on domestic and foreign top academic journals, such as IEEE Trans.on Sustainable Energy, Applied Energy, IEEE Trans.on Industry Application, IEEE Trans.on Power Delivery, International Journal of Energy Research, and Journal of Electrical Technology, and 15 invention patents have been authorized; Participate in the formulation of a number of international and industrial standards; As a reviewer of more than ten domestic and foreign mainstream SCI, EI academic journals.


 

Dr. Bei Han (Invited Speaker)
Shanghai Jiao Tong University, China

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Bio: Education background: Ph.D., Polytechnic University of Turin, 2013; Master, Shanghai Jiao Tong University, 2009; Undergraduate, Xidian University, 2006; 2013-2014 Postdoctoral fellow of Turin Polytechnic University; 2014-present assistant Researcher, Shanghai Jiao Tong University. Her The research field is Multi-point access stability of large-scale new energy and micro grid; Ac-dc microgrid and energy Internet operation mode; Data mining technology for distribution network analysis.


 

Dr. Shuli Wen (Invited Speaker)
Nanyang Technological University, Singapore

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Bio: Dr. Shuli Wen received the B. E degree in the School of Electrical Engineering and Automation, Harbin Institute of Technology, in 2010, and the Ph.D. degree in School of Automation, Harbin Engineering University, in 2016. He has once served as a Research Fellow in Energy Research Institute, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore, from 2017 till 2020. Now he is an Assistant Professor in the School of Electronic Information and Electrical Engineering, Shanghai Jiao Tong University, China. His research interests include mobile microgrid, renewable integration, energy storage system machine learning, and computational intelligence. He has published over 30 papers in this area including two ESI highly cited papers on shipboard power system planning. Dr. Wen was also awarded the 5th International Conference on Power and Renewable Energy (ICPRE 2020) Young Scientist and Shanghai Pujiang Talents. He has organized several special issues in various top-tier international conferences.

 

 


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