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RENEWABLE ENERGY AND POWER ELECTRONICS LAB

Publications

Dr. David Gao and his group have published more than 150 technical papers in international journals and conferences. He has co-authored a book entitled “Modern Hybrid Electric Vehicles,” published by John Wiley & Sons in United Kingdom. Following is a partial list of the publications.

1) Book

[1] Chris Mi, Abul Masrur, and Wenzhong Gao, Hybrid Electric Vehicles: Principles and Applications with Practical Perspectives, John Wiley & Sons, August, 2011. (this book has been translated into German and Chinese)
[2] Kui Zhou, Huiqin Wu, Wenzhong Gao, "Operation and Maintenance of Variable Frequency Drive System," China Machine Press (中国机械出版社), January 2014.

2) Special Issue Editor

[1] David Wenzhong Gao, "Editorial: Special Issue on Wind Applications Part 1," IEEE JOURNAL OF EMERGING AND SELECTED TOPICS IN POWER ELECTRONICS, Vol. 1, No. 4, DECEMBER 2013, pp. 201-202.
[2] David Wenzhong Gao, "Editorial: Special Issue on Wind Applications Part 2," IEEE JOURNAL OF EMERGING AND SELECTED TOPICS IN POWER ELECTRONICS, Vol. 2, No. 1, March 2014, pp. 1-2.

3) Patent

[1] Title of Invention – "Wind Aeolipile (for wind power generation)," US Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) Application number: 61/042455, filed on April 04, 2008; Patent No.: US 8,591,174 B1, date of patent: Nov. 26, 2013.

4) Refereed Journal Papers

[1] Lin Cheng, Gang Chen, Wenzhong Gao, Fang Zhang, "Adaptive Time Delay Compensator (ATDC) Design for Wide-area Power System Stabilizer," IEEE Transactions on Smart Grid, to appear, 2014.
[2] Khaled Abdusamad, David Wenzhong Gao, Eduard Muljadi, "The Influence of Heat Loss on Wind Generators to Perform a Condition-Monitoring System Based on the Application of the Polynomial Regression Model," International Journal of Renewable Energy Research (IJRER), vol.4, no. 2, 2014, pp. 401-412.
[3] Huaiguang Jiang, Jun Zhang, David Wenzhong Gao, and Ziping Wu, "Fault detection, identification and localization in smart grid based on data-driven computational methods," IEEE Transactions on Smart Grid, to appear, 2014.
[4] Yan Li, WenZhong Gao, JiucChun Jiang, ChenShan Wang, Eduard Muljadi, "Unified Calculation of Eigen-solutions in Power Systems based on Matrix Perturbation Theory," SCIENCE CHINA-Technological Sciences (Springer), July 2014.
[5] Jian Xu, Siyang Liao, Yuanzhang Sun, Xiyuan Ma, Wenzhong Gao, Xiaomin Li, Junhe Gu, Jianxun Dong, Mi Zhou, "An Isolated Industry Power System Driven by Wind-Coal Power for Aluminum Productions: A Case Study of Frequency Control," IEEE Transactions on Power Systems, to appear, 2014.
[6] Yonglong Yan, Jian Li, David Wenzhong Gao, "Study on State Parameters Modeling and Anomaly Detection Methods for Wind Turbines," Energies, accepted, 2014.
[7] Khaled Abdusamad, David Wenzhong Gao, Xiaodong Liang, and Jun Zhang, "Hazard Model Reliability Analysis Based on a Wind Generator Condition Monitoring System," Journal of Energy and Power Engineering, vol. 8, 2014, pp. 1309-1322.
[8] Lei Huang, Yuanzhang Sun, Jian Xu, Wenzhong (David) Gao, Jun Zhang, and Ziping Wu, "Optimal Phasor Measumerment Unit Placement Considering Controlled Islanding of Power System," IEEE Transactions on Power Systems, Vol. 29, No. 2, March 2014, pp.742-755.
[9] Hao Jiang, Jin Lin, Yonghua Song, Wenzhing Gao, "Demand Side Frequency Control Scheme in an Isolated Wind Power System for Industrial Aluminum Smelting Production," IEEE Transactions on Power Systems, Vol. 29, No. 2, March 2014, pp.844-853.
[10] Zhaosui Zhang, Yuanzhang Sun, David Wenzhong Gao, Jin Lin, and Lin Cheng, "A versatile distribution model for wind power forecast errors and its application in economic dispatch," IEEE Transactions on Power Systems, Vol. 28, No. 3, August 2013, pp.3114-3125.
[11] LIN Jin, SUN Yuan-zhang, SONG Yong-hua, GAO Wenzhong, Poul Sørensen, "Wind Power Fluctuation Smoothing Controller based on Risk Assessment of Grid Frequency Deviation in an Isolated System," IEEE Transactions On Sustainable Energy, Vol. 4, No. 2, April 2013, pp. 379-392.
[12] Zhijin Zhang, Xiaohuan Liu, Xingliang Jiang, Jianlin Hu, and David Wenzhong Gao, "Study on AC Flashover Performance for Different Types of Porcelain and Glass Insulators with Non-uniform Pollution," IEEE Transactions On Power Delivery, vol. 28, no. 3, July 2013, pp. 1691-1698.
[13] LIN Jin, SUN Yuan-zhang, Poul Sørensen, LI Guo-jie, and GAO Weng-zhong, "Method for Assessing Grid Frequency Deviation due to Wind Power Fluctuation based on 'Time-Frequency Transformation'," IEEE Transactions on Sustainable Energy, vol. 3, no. 1, 2012.
[14] Shaobu Wang, Wenzhong Gao, Jianhui Wang, Jin Lin, "Synchronized Sampling Technology-based Compensation for Network Effects in WAMS Communication," IEEE Transactions On Smart Grid, vol. 3, no. 2, June 2012, pp. 837-845.
[15] Shaobu Wang, Wenzhong Gao and S. P. Meliopoulos, "An Alternative Method for Power System Dynamic State Estimation Based on Unscented Transform," IEEE Transactions On Power Systems, vol. 27, no. 2, May 2012, pp. 942-950.
[16] Jin Lin, Yuan-zhang Sun, Lin Cheng, Wen-zhong Gao, "Model for Assessing the Power Reduction of Wind Farms under Extreme Wind Condition," Applied Energy, November, 2011.
[17] Siamak Naderi, Edris Pouresmaeil, David W Gao, "The Frequency-Independent Control Method for Distributed Generation System," Applied Energy, November, 2011.
[18] Jiaxin Ning, Jianhui Wang, Wenzhong Gao, and Cong Liu, "Wavelet-based Data Compression and Data Mining for Disturbance Analysis in Agent-based Smart Grid Simulation," IEEE Trans. On Smart Grid, vol. 2, no. 1, March, 2011.
[19] WenZhong Gao and Ashwani Kumar, "Evaluation of secure Bilateral Transactions with Distributed Generation in Hybrid Electricity Markets," Journal of Electrical Systems, vol. 7 no. 4, 2011, pp. 423-437.
[20] Wenzhong Gao and Jiaxin Ning, "Wavelet-based Disturbance Analysis for Power System Wide-Area Monitoring," IEEE Trans. On Smart Grid, vol. 2, no. 1, March, 2011.
[21] Meikang Qiu, Wenzhong Gao, Min Chen, Jian-Wei Niu, Lei Zhang, Tianzhou Chen, "Energy Efficient Security Algorithm for Power Grid Wide Area Monitoring System," IEEE Trans. On Smart Grid, Vol. 2, No. 4, December 2011.
[22] Zengshi Chen, Wenzhong Gao, Jiangang Hu, and Xiao Ye, "Closed Loop Analysis and Cascaded Control of a Non-minimum Phase Boost Converter," IEEE Transactions on Power Electronics, vol. 26, no. 4, April 2011, pp. 1237 - 1252.
[23] Agustin Melero Perez, Wenzhong Gao and J. J. Fernandez-Lozano, "Fuzzy Logic and Wavelet based Energy Management Strategy for Fuel Cell/Ultracapacitor/Battery Hybrid Vehicle with Multiple-Input DC/DC Converter," International Journal of Electric and Hybrid Vehicles, vol. 3, no. 2, 2011.
[24] Ranjan Behera and Wenzhong Gao, "Design and Simulation of Nonlinear Controller for Grid Connected Doubly-Fed Induction Generator," International Journal of Advanced Engineering Technology, vol. 2, Issue III, July 2011.
[25] A. Kumar and Wenzhong Gao, "Optimal distributed generation location using mixed integer non-linear programming in hybrid electricity markets," IET (IEE) Generation, Transmission & Distribution, vol. 4, no. 2, 2010, pp. 281-298.
[26] Ranjan Behera and Wenzhong Gao, "A Novel Controller Design for Grid Side Converter of DFIG for Wind Power Interface: An Experimental Investigation," Electric Power Components & Systems (Francis Taylor), vol. 38, no. 14, 2010.
[27] Zengshi Chen and Wenzhong Gao, "Conception and implementation of a dual data acquisition system on an eight-axes high speed tube cutting CNC machine," Journal of Mechatronics and Application, Volume 2010.
[28] Zengshi Chen, Wenzhong Gao and Xiao Ye, "Frequency domain closed loop analysis and sliding mode control of a nonminimum phase buck-boost converter," Journal of Control and Intelligent Systems, Vol. 38, No. 4, 2010.
[29] A. Kumar and Wenzhong Gao, "Power flow model of "Sen" transformer for loadability enhancement and comparison with UPFC in hybrid Electricity Markets," Electric Power Components & Systems (Francis Taylor), Vol. 37, No. 2, February 2009.
[30] A. Kumar, Wenzhong Gao, "New price area zonal based approach for optimal location of distributed generation in hybrid electricity markets," Electric Power Components & Systems (Francis Taylor), Vol. 37, No. 6, June 2009.
[31] Ruifang Liu, Chris Mi, and Wenzhong Gao, "Modeling of Eddy Current Losses of Electrical Machines and Transformers Operated by Pulsewidth-Modulated Inverters," IEEE Transactions on Magnetics, vol. 44, no. 8, Aug. 2008.
[32] Wenzhong Gao, Chris Mi and Ali Emadi, "Modeling and Simulation of Electric and Hybrid Vehicles," the Proceedings of the IEEE Special Issue on Electric, Hybrid and Fuel Cell Vehicles, Vol. 95, No. 4, pp.729 – 745, 2007 (invited paper).
[33] Jian Wu, Noel N. Schulz, and Wenzhong Gao, "Distributed simulation for power system analysis including shipboard systems," Journal of Electric Power System Research, May, 2007, vol. 27, pp.1124-1131.
[34] Wenzhong Gao, "Performance comparison of a hybrid fuel cell – battery powertrain and a hybrid fuel cell – ultracapacitor powertrain," IEEE Transactions on Vehicular Technology, Vol. 54, No. 3, pp. 846-855, May, 2005.
[35] Wenzhong Gao, "A simple model-based on-line rotor time constant estimator for an induction machine," IEEE Transactions on Energy Conversion (IEEE Power Engineering Letters), Vol. 19, No. 4, pp. 793-794, December, 2004.
[36] Wenzhong Gao, Eugene Solodovnik, and Roger Dougal, "Symbolically-aided model development for an induction machine in Virtual Test Bed," IEEE Transactions on Energy Conversion, Vol. 19, No. 1, pp. 125-135, March, 2004.

5) Refereed Conference Papers

[1] Khaled B. Abdusamad, David Wenzhong Gao, Linlin Wu, Hui Liu, "Condition Monitoring System of Wind Generators based on the Effect of Electrical Torque Pulsations and Generator Temperature," PEMWA 2014.
[2] Yin Yao, Wenzhong Gao, "Relieving the Pressure of Electric Vehicle Battery Charging on Distribution Transformer via Particle Swarm Optimization Method," NAPS 14.
[3] James Momoh, Feng Zhang, David Gao, "Optimizing Renewable Energy Control for Building using Model Predictive Control," NAPS 14.
[4] Yan Li, Wenzhong Gao, Jiuchun Jiang, "Stability Analysis of Microgrids with multiple DER Units and Variable Loads based on MPT," IEEE Power and Energy Society General Meeting 2014, July, 2014.
[5] Yan Li, Wenzhong Gao, Eduard Muljadi, Jiuchun Jiang, "Novel Approach for Calculation and Analysis of Eigenvalues and Eigenvectors in Microgrids," Power Systems Conference 2014, Advanced Metering, Protection, Control, Communication, and Distributed Resources, March 11-14, 2014, Clemson University, Clemson, SC.
[6] Hamed Babazadeh, Wenzhong Gao, Ziping Wu, Yan Li, "Optimal Energy Management of Wind Power Generation System in Islanded Microgrid System," NAPS 2013.
[7] Ashton Webberley and David Wenzhong Gao, "Study of Artificial Neural Network Based Short Term Load Forecasting," the IEEE Power and Energy Society General Meeting 2013, July 20-25, 2013, Vancouver, Canada.
[8] Jeff Webber, David Wenzhong Gao, John Zhiqiang Zhai, "Case Study: Small-Scale Hybrid Integrated Renewable Energy System (HI-RES)," 2013 IEEE Green Technologies Conference, April 4-5, 2013, Denver, CO.
[9] Ziping Wu, David Gao, et al, "A Coordinated Frequency Regulation Support from Permanent Magnet Synchronous Wind Turbine Generation," IEEE Symposium on Power Electronics and Machines in Wind Applications, July 16-18 2012, Denver.
[10] Ziqiao Liu, Wenzhong Gao, Yih-hui Wan, Eduard Muljadi, "Wind Plant Power Prediction by Using Neural Network Methods," the 4th IEEE Energy Conversion Congress and Exposition, Raleigh, North Carolina, September 16-20, 2012.