Dr. Gao currently serves as an Editor for IEEE Transactions on Sustainable Energy and he has been an active reviewer of leading journals and conferences such as IEEE Transactions on Vehicular Technology, IEEE Transactions on Power Electronics, IEEE Transactions on Smart Grid, IEEE Transactions on Energy Conversion, IEEE Transactions on Sustainable Energy, IET Renewable Power Generation, IEEE Transactions on Power Delivery, IEEE Transactions on Power Systems; IEEE Vehicular Power and Propulsion Conference (VPPC), IEEE Power and Energy Society General Meeting. He also served as book reviewer for Springer, London, UK, and John Wiley & Sons, 2009.
Dr. Gao Since June 2003, Dr. Gao has been a Senior Member of the IEEE and currently serves as the Secretary of IEEE Denver Section. Dr. Gao has been active in various technical committees of IEEE societies and conference organizing committees. He served as General Chair to host 2012 IEEE Symposium on Power Electronics and Machines in Wind Applications (PEMWA) in Denver, Colorado, USA. He was a Technical Co-chair for IEEE Vehicular Power and Propulsion Conference, held in Dearborn, Michigan, USA, September 7-11, 2009. He is also a Technical Co-chair in the Organizing Committee of 2013 IEEE GreenTech Conference to be held in Denver April 2013. Dr. Gao has been invited to serve on the grant review panel for many funding agencies including the U.S. National Science Foundation, the U.S. Department of Energy, and the Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada.
University Services and Outreach
 School of Engineering and Computer Science (SECS) Faculty Committee
 member of SECS Dean’s Faculty Advisory Council
 University Honors Council
 University International Council
 member of DU Academic Assessment Advisory Committee (AAAC)
 ECE/MME Common Curriculum Review Committee
 member of Faculty Search Committee, ECE
 ECE Seminar Coordinator
 Volunteered for freshmen registration Autumn 2011, 2012
 Outreach to high school students at Summer Camp “Engineering of xtreme sports @ DU 2012”
2012 IEEE Symposium on Power Electronics and Machines in Wind Applications (PEMWA)
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