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Lei Wu

Associate Professor
147 CAMP
Clarkson University
PO Box 5720
Potsdam, NY 13699-5720
Phone: 315-268-3914
E-mail: lwu@clarkson.edu

Curriculum Vitae

My Team     My Family

 

u  Openings. My team is always looking for highly motivated PhD students.  An earned master degree is a must.  If you are interested in Dr. Wu’s research areas, please send your resume and statement of research to Dr. Lei Wu.

u  My up-to-date site is https://sites.google.com/site/leiwupes/ .

u  My Short Bio: Dr. Lei Wu is an Associate Professor in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at Clarkson University.  He received the B.S. degree in Electrical Engineering and the M.S. degree in Systems Engineering from Xi’an Jiaotong University, Xi’an, China, in 2001 and 2004, respectively, and the Ph.D. degree in Electrical Engineering from the Illinois Institute of Technology (IIT), Chicago, IL, USA, in 2008.  His primary research and teaching areas are focused on power and energy system optimization and control, with specific interests in the modeling of large-scale power systems with a high penetration of demand response and renewable energy, and community resilience microgrid.  He is the recipient of Transactions Prize Paper Award from the IEEE Power and Energy Society (PES) in 2009, and the IEEE PES Student Prize Paper Award in Honor of T. Burke Hayes as adviser in 2014. He is the receipt of NSF CAREER Award in 2013 and IBM Smarter Planet Faculty Innovation Award in 2011.  He serves as Editor for several internationally recognized journals, including the IEEE Transactions on Power System and the IEEE Transactions on Sustainable Energy. He is an IEEE senior member.

 


News

u  [May 2017] Yikui is interning with NYISO.

u  [April 2017] Chenxi is interning with MISO.

u  [Sep 2016] Lei received a NSF grant on "US Ignite: Focus Area 1: An Integrated Reconfigurable Control and Self-Organizing Communication Framework for Advanced Community Resilience Microgrids".

u  [Aug 2016] Lei received an DOE grant on "Multi-Stage and Multi-Timescale Robust Co-Optimization Planning for Reliable and Sustainable Power Systems".

u  [Jul 2016] Lei received an NSF grant on "Improving Energy Reliability by Co-Optimization Planning for Interdependent Electricity and Natural Gas Infrastructure Systems".

u  [Jul 2016] Chenxi and Yikui won Best Conference Papers on Planning, Operations, & Electricity Markets in PES General Meeting 2016.

u  [Feb 2016] My Ph.D. advisor, Dr. Shahidehpour, was elected a Member of the US National Academy of Engineering (NAE).

u  [Jan 2016] Lei has been appointed as an Associate Editor for the Optimization and Engineering.

u  [Sep 2015] Lei has been appointed as an Editor for the IEEE Trans on Power Systems.

u  [Aug 2015] Congratulate Bingqian on his new job at AEP.

u  [Jun 2015] Lei has been appointed as an Editor for the CSEE Journal of Power and Energy Systems.

u  [May 2015] Lei received 2015 John Graham Faculty Award at Clarkson.

u  [Aug 2014] Congratulate Aditi on her new job at NYISO.

u  [Jul 2014] Congratulate Zhi on his new job at Arkansas Tech.

u  [Jul 2014] Congratulate Zhechong on his new job at PacifiCorp.

u  [Apr 2014] Aditi’s paper “An MILP-Based Chance-Constrained Approach to Quantify Stochastic Wind Power Ramps” has won the 2013 IEEE PES Student Prize Paper Award in Honor of T. Burke Hayes.

u  [Mar 2014] Lei invited Dr. Mohammad Marwali from NYISO to give a talk for “Effect of Smart Grid Technology on the Bulk Power System” at Clarkson.

u  [Feb 2014] Lei invited Dr. Mohammad Shahidehpour from Illinois Institute of Technology to give a talk for “Microgrid: A New Hub in Energy Infrastructure” at Clarkson.

u  [Jan 2013] Lei received the NSF Faculty Early Career Development (CAREER) Award in 2013.

u  [Jan 2012] Lei has been appointed as an Editor for the IEEE Trans on Sustainable Energy.

u  [Dec 2011] Lei received the IBM Smarter Planet Faculty Innovation Award.

u  [Aug 2011] Lei invited Dr. Ali Koc from IBM Watson Research Center to give a talk for the collaborative research on “A System for Integrating Wind Power into the Grid: A Multistage Stochastic Programming Approach”.

u  [Aug 2011] Lei invited Profs. Qiaozhu Zhai and Jiang Wu from Xi’an Jiaotong University China to give a talk at ECE Clarkson University.

Research Interests

u  Stochastic Modeling and Optimization of Large-Scale Electrical Power Systems

u  Cyber Physical Systems

u  Transmission and Distribution Co-optimization, Microgrid

u  High Penetration Renewable Energy Applications, Demand Response

u  Power System Reliability (Security and Adequacy) and Economics

u  Power Systems Operation and Planning

u  Market Power Analysis and Risk Management

Research and Development Grants and Contracts

u  US Ignite: Focus Area 1: An Integrated Reconfigurable Control and Self-Organizing Communication Framework for Advanced Community Resilience Microgrids, NSF,  PI, 2017-2019

u  Multi-Stage and Multi-Timescale Robust Co-Optimization Planning for Reliable and Sustainable Power Systems, DOE, PI, 2016-2019

u  Improving Energy Reliability by Co-Optimization Planning for Interdependent Electricity and Natural Gas Infrastructure Systems, NSF,  PI, 2017-2019

u  Potsdam REV Demonstration Project, New York DPS /Nation Grid, 2016-2017

u  PFI:BIC - Developing Advanced Resilient Microgrid Technology to Improve Disaster Response Capability, NSF, IIP1534035, Co-PI, 2015-2018

u  Microgrid System Planning and Design, Department of Energy (DoE)/General Electric, DE-OE-0000728, Co-PI, 2014-2015

u  Parameter Identification for Optimal Electric Vehicle Rate Structures, NYSERDA, Co-PI, 2014-2015

u  Leveraging Industry Research to Educate a Future Electric Grid Workforce, Department of Energy (DoE)/EPRI, DE-FOA-0000152, Co-PI, 2014-2018

u  CAREER: Stochastic Multiple Time-Scale Co-Optimized Resource Planning of Future Power Systems with Renewable Generation, Demand Response, and Energy Storage, NSF, ECCS1254310, PI, 2013-2018

u  Stochastic Optimization and Coordination Control of Demand Response for Enhancing the Secure and Economic Operation of Power Systems, NSF, ECCS1102064, PI, 2011-2014

u  Multi-Institutional Curriculum Development and Delivery to Create the New Smart Grid Workforce, Department of Energy (DoE)/Syracuse University, De-FOA-0000152, Co-PI, 2010-2013

u  CSoE seed grant, 2012-2013.

u  Initiative on Clean Energy & Environment, Subcontract from University of Hong Kong, 2013.

u  A Course Develop on Stochastic Optimization and Coordination Control of the Future Power Grid, IBM 2011 Smarter Planet Faculty Innovation Award, 2012-2013.

Courses

EE333

Power System Engineering

 

EE431

Power Transmission and Distribution

 

EE531

Power System Planning

 

EE533

Operation and Control of Electric Power Systems

 

EE534

Market Operation of Power Systems

 

EE536

Advanced Topics in Emerging Power Systems

 

EE452/552

Optimization Techniques in Engineering

 

 

Publications (Google Scholar Citations)

Book Chapter:

[B3]

Shouxiang Wang, Lei Wu, Qi Liu, and Dong Liang, “Transportation and Power Grid in Smart Cities: Communication Networks and Services,” In Smart Grid: Networking, Data Management, and Business Models, John Wiley, UK, 2017.

[B2]

Lei Wu and Mohammad Shahidehpour, “Security-Constrained Unit Commitment under Uncertainty,” In Equilibrium of Electricity Market Efficiency and Power System Operation Risk, Wiley-IEEE Press, 2016.

[B1]

Zhi Chen and Lei Wu, “Real Time Residential Demand Response Management,” In Smart Grid: Networking, Data Management and Business Models, CRC Press, 2016.

Journal:

[J80]

Dajun Du, Rui Chen, Xue Li, Lei Wu, Peng Zhou, and Minrui Fei, “Malicious data deception attacks against power systems: A new case and its detection method,” Transactions of the Institute of Measurement and Control, 2017.

[J79]

Lei Wu, “A Transformation-Based Multi-Area Dynamic Economic Dispatch Approach for Preserving Information Privacy of Individual Areas,” IEEE Transactions on Smart Grid, 2017.

[J78]

Songming Zhu, Lei Wu, Seyedamirabbas Mousavian, and Jae Hyung Roh, An Optimal Joint Placement of PMUs and Flow Measurements for Ensuring  Power System Observability under N-2 Transmission Contingencies,” International Journal of Electrical Power and Energy Systems, 2017.

[J77]

Yamin Wang and Lei Wu, “Improving Economic Values of Day-Ahead Load Forecasts to Real-Time Power System Operations,” IET Generation Transmission and Distribution, doi:10.1049/iet-gtd.2017.0517, 2017.

[J76]

Chuan He, Lei Wu, Tianqi Liu, and Zhaohong Bie, “Robust Co-optimization Planning of Interdependent Electricity and Natural Gas Systems with a Joint N-1 and Probabilistic Reliability Criterion,” IEEE Transactions on Power Systems, 2017. (to appear).

[J75]

Shouxiang Wang, Liyang Liu, and, Lei Wu, “Consumer-Centric Spatiotemoral Reliability Assessment and Compensation Model with Sensitive Component Analysis in Smart Grid,” IEEE Transactions on Power Systems, 2017. (to appear).

[J74]

Wei Wei, Lei Wu, Jianhui Wang, and Shengwei Mei, “Network Equilibrium of Coupled Transportation and Power Distribution Systems,” IEEE Transactions on Smart Grid, 2017. (to appear).

[J73]

Yikui Liu, Jie Li, Lei Wu,  and  Tom Ortmeyer, “Chordal Relaxation Based ACOPF for Unbalanced Distribution Systems with DERs and Voltage Regulation Devices,” IEEE Transactions on Power Systems, 2017. 

[J72]

Seyedamirabbas Mousavian, Melike Erol Kantarci, Lei Wu,  and  Tom Ortmeyer, “A Risk-based Optimization Model for Electric Vehicle Infrastructure Response to Cyber Attacks,” IEEE Transactions on Smart Grid, 2017. 

[J71]

Lei Wu,  Jie Li, Melike Erol Kantarci, and Burak Kantarci, “An Integrated Reconfigurable Control and Self-Organizing Communication Framework for Community Resilience Microgrids,” The Electricity Journal, 2017.

[J70]

Chuan He, Tianqi Liu, Lei Wu, and Mohammad Shahidehpour, “Robust Coordination of Interdependent Electricity and Natural Gas Systems in Day-ahead Scheduling for Facilitating Volatile Renewable Generations via Power-to-Gas Technology, Journal of Modern Power Systems and Clean Energy, 2017.  

[J69]

Wei Wei, Jianhui Wang, and Lei Wu,  “Distribution Optimal Power Flow with Real-time Price Elasticity, IEEE Transactions on Power Systems, 2017.

[J68]

Wei Wei, Jianhui Wang, and Lei Wu,  “Quantifying the Impact of Road Capacity Loss on Urban Electrifi ed Transportation Networks: An Optimization Based Approach, International Journal of Transportation Science and Technology, 2017.

[J67]

Zhejing Bao, Qin Zhou, Lei Wu,  Zhuhui Yang, and Jianhua Zhang, “Optimal Capacity Planning of MG with Multi-Energy Coordinated Scheduling under Uncertainties Considered,” IET Generation Transmission and Distribution, 2017.

[J66]

Yikui Liu, Jie Li, and Lei Wu,  “Distribution System Restructuring: Distribution LMP Via Unbalanced ACOPF,” IEEE Transactions on Smart Grid, 2017.

[J65]

Wei WeiLei Wu, Jianhui Wang, and Shengwei Mei, “Expansion Planning of Urban Electrified Transportation Networks: A Mixed Integer Convex Programming Approach,” IEEE Transactions on Transportation Electrification, 2017. 

[J64]

Qingzhen Liu, Yuanbin Shen, Lei Wu, Jie Li, and Shaofang Wang, “A hybrid FCW-EMD and KF-BA-SVM based model for short-term load forecasting,”CSEE Journal of Power and Energy Systems, 2017.

[J63]

Yamin Wang, Shouxiang Wang, and Lei Wu,  “Distributed Optimization Approaches For Emerging Power Systems Operation: A Review,” Electric Power Systems Research, 2016. 

[J62]

Rui Guan, Jun Shu, and Lei Wu,  “Optimal Power Flow in Distribution Network Considering Spatial Electro-thermal Coupling Effect,” IET Generation Transmission and Distribution, 2016.  

[J61]

Lei Wu,  Tom Ortmeyer, and Jie Li,“The Community Microgrid Distribution System of the Future,” The Electricity Journal, 2016.

[J60]

Shouxiang Wang, Dong Liang, Leijiao Ge, and Lei Wu, “PQ Decoupled Three-phase Numerical Observability Analysis and Critical Data Identification for Distribution Systems,” International Transactions on Electrical Energy Systems, 2016.

[J59]

 Xindong Liu, Mohammad Shahidehpour, Yijia Cao, Lei Wu, Wei Wei, and Xuan Liu, “Microgrid Risk Analysis Considering the Impact of Cyber Attacks on Solar PV and ESS Control Systems,” IEEE Transactions on Smart Grid, 2016.

[J58]

Chuan He, Lei Wu, Tianqi Liu, and Mohammad Shahidehpour, “Robust Co-optimization Scheduling of Electricity and Natural Gas Systems via ADMM,” IEEE Transactions on Sustainable Energy, 2016. 

[J57]

Wei Wei, Shengwei Mei, Lei Wu,  Mohammad Shahidehpour, and Yujuan Fang, “Optimal Traffic-Power Flow in Urban Electrified Transportation Networks,” IEEE Transactions on Smart Grid, 2016. 

[J56]

Wei Wei, Shengwei Mei, Lei Wu,  Jianhui Wang, and Yujuan Fang, “Robust Operation of Distribution Networks Coupled with Urban Transportation Infrastructures,” IEEE Transactions on Power Systems, 2016.

[J55]

Yamin Wang and Lei Wu, “On Practical Challenges of Decomposition-Based Hybrid Forecasting Algorithms for Wind Speed and Solar Irradiation,” Energy, Vol. 112, pp. 208-220, Oct. 2016.

[J54]

Jie Li, Yikui Liu, and Lei Wu, “Optimal Operation for Community Based Multi-Party Microgrid in Grid-Connected and Islanded Modes,” IEEE Transactions on Smart Grid, 2016.

[J53]

Songming Zhu, Lei Wu, Xiaohong Guan, and Jiang Wu, “A SCUC-Based Optimal Power Tracing Approach for Scheduling Physical Bilateral Transactions and Its Verification Via an Integrated Power-Money Flow Analysis,” IET Generation Transmission and Distribution, Vol. 10, No. 10, pp. 2399-2409, Jul. 2016. 

[J52]

 Shouxiang Wang, Na Zhang, Lei Wu, and Yamin Wang, “Wind Speed Forecasting Based on the Hybrid Ensemble Empirical Mode Decomposition and GA-BP Neural Network Method,” Renewable Energy,  Vol. 94,  pp. 629-636, Aug. 2016.

[J51]

Zhechong Zhao, Lei Wu, Shaohua Zhang, and Xue Li, “An Enhanced Network-Constrained UC Model for Leveraging System Operation Cost and Financial Profitability of Shiftable DR Loads,” IEEE Transactions on Smart Grid, 2016.

[J50]

Yamin Wang, Lei Wu, and Shouxiang Wang, “A Fully-Decentralized Consensus-Based ADMM Approach for DC-OPF with Demand Response,” IEEE Transactions on Smart Grid, 2016.

[J49]

Shouxiang Wang, Xingyou Zhang, Leijiao Ge, and Lei Wu, “Two-Dimensional Wind Speed Statistical Model for Reliability Assessment of Microgrid,” IEEE Transactions on Sustainable Energy, 2016.

[J48]

Shouxiang Wang, Sijia Chen, Leijiao Ge, and Lei Wu, “Distributed Generation Hosting Capacity Evaluation for Distribution Systems Considering the Robust Optimal Operation of OLTC and SVC,” IEEE Transactions on Sustainable Energy, 2016.

[J47]

Chenxi Dai, Lei Wu, and Hongyu Wu, “A Multi-Band Uncertainty Set Based Robust SCUC with Spatial and Temporal Budget Constraints,” IEEE Transactions on Power Systems, 2016.

[J46]

Yifei Wang, Zhiyi Li, Mohammad Shahidehpour, Lei Wu, and Chuangxin Guo, “Stochastic Coordination of Midterm and Short-term Maintenance Outage Scheduling in Power Systems Considering Covariates,” IEEE Transactions on Power Systems, 2016.

[J45]

Aditi Upadhyay, Bingqian Hu, Jie Li, and Lei Wu, “A Chance-Constrained Wind Range Quantification Approach For Determining Dynamic Uncertainty Intervals to Robust SCUC,” CSEE Journal of Power & Energy Systems, 2016

[J44]

Bingqian Hu, Lei Wu, Xiaohong Guan, Feng Gao, and Qiaozhu Zhai, “Comparison of Variant Robust SCUC Models for Operational Security and Economics of Power Systems under Uncertainty,” Electric Power Systems Research, Vol. 133, pp.121-131, 2016 (pdf).

[J43]

Lei Wu, “Accelerating NCUC via Binary Variable-Based Locally Ideal Formulation and Dynamic Global Cuts,” IEEE Transactions on Power Systems, 2015 (pdf).

[J42]

Bingqian Hu and Lei Wu, “Robust SCUC with Multi-Band Nodal Load Uncertainty Set,” IEEE Transactions on Power Systems, 2015 (pdf).

[J41]

Bingqian Hu and Lei Wu, “Robust SCUC Considering Continuous/Discrete Uncertainties and Quick-Start Units: A Two-Stage Robust Optimization with Mixed-Integer Recourse,” IEEE Transactions on Power Systems, 2015 (pdf).

[J40]

Xue Li, Xiong Zhang, Lei Wu, Pan Lu, and Shaohua Zhang, “Transmission Line Overload Risk Assessment for Power Systems with Wind and Load-Power Generation Correlation,” IEEE Transactions on Smart Grid, Vol. 6, No. 3, pp. 1233-1242, Apr. 2015 (pdf).

[J39]

Shouxiang Wang, Liang Han, and Lei Wu, “Uncertainty Tracing of Distributed Generations Via Complex Affine Arithmetic Based Unbalanced Three-Phase Power Flow,” IEEE Transactions on Power Systems, Vol. 30, No. 6, pp. 3053-3062, Nov. 2015 (pdf).

[J38]

Jun Shu, Lei Wu, Bing Han, and Lizi Zhang, “Spatial Power Network Expansion Planning Considering Generation Expansion,” IEEE Transactions on Power Systems, Vol. 30, No. 4, pp. 1815-1824, Jul. 2015 (pdf).

[J37]

Zhi Chen, Lei Wu, and Mohammad Shahidehpour, Effective Load Carrying Capability Evaluation of Renewable Energy via Stochastic Long-Term Hourly-Based SCUC,” IEEE Transactions on Sustainable Energy, Vol.6, No. 1, pp. 188-197, Jan. 2015 (pdf).

[J36]

Saeed Kamalinia, Mohammad Shahidehpour, and Lei Wu, “Sustainable Resource Planning in Energy Markets,” Applied Energy, Vol. 133, pp. 112-120, 2014 (pdf).

[J35]

Saeed Kamalinia, Lei Wu, and Mohammad Shahidehpour, “Stochastic Midterm Coordination of Hydro and Natural Gas Flexibilities for Wind Energy Integration,” IEEE Transactions on Sustainable Energy, Vol.5, No. 4, pp. 1070-1079, Otc. 2014 (pdf).

[J34]

Lei Wu and Mohammad Shahidehpour, “A Hybrid Model for Integrated Day-Ahead Electricity Price and Load Forecasting in Smart Grid,” IET Generation Transmission and Distribution, Vol.8, No. 12, pp. 1937-1950, 2014 (pdf).

[J33]

Bingqian Hu, Lei Wu, and Muhammad Marwali, “On the Robust Solution to SCUC with Load and Wind Uncertainty Correlations,” IEEE Transactions on Power Systems, Vol. 29, No. 6, pp. 2952-2964, Nov. 2014. (pdf)

[J32]

Zhechong Zhao, Lei Wu, and Guohui Song, “Convergence of Volatile Power Markets with Price-Based Demand Response,” IEEE Transactions on Power Systems, Vol. 29, No. 5, pp. 2107-2118, Mar. 2014. (pdf)

[J31]

Jun Shu, Lei Wu, Bing Han, and Lizi Zhang, “Enhanced Multi-dimensional Power Network Planning Based on Ant Colony,” International Transactions on Electrical Energy Systems, doi: 10.1002/etep.1897, 2014. (pdf)

[J30]

Zhi Chen, Lei Wu, and Zuyi Li, “Electric Demand Response Management for Distributed Large-Scale Internet Data Centers,” IEEE Transactions on Smart Grid, Vol. 5, No. 2, pp. 651-661, Mar. 2014. (pdf)

[J29]

Zhechong Zhao and Lei Wu, “Impacts of High Penetration Wind Generation and Demand Response on LMPs in Day-Ahead Market,” IEEE Transactions on Smart Grid, Vol. 5, No. 1, pp. 220-229, Jan. 2014 (pdf)

[J28]

Lei Wu, “An Improved Decomposition Framework for Accelerating LSF and BD Based Methods for Network-Constrained UC Problems,” IEEE Transactions on Power Systems, Vol. 28, No. 4, pp. 3977-3986, Nov. 2013. (pdf)

[J27]

Yong Fu, Zuyi Li, and Lei Wu, “Modeling and Solution of the Large-Scale Security-Constrained Unit Commitment,” IEEE Transactions on Power Systems, Vol. 28, No. 4, pp. 3524-3533, Nov. 2013. (pdf)

[J26]

Lei Wu, “Impact of Price-Based Demand Response on Market Clearing and Locational Marginal Prices,” IET Generation Transmission and Distribution, Vol. 7, No. 10, pp. 1087-1095, Oct. 2013. (pdf)

[J25]

Zhi Chen and Lei Wu, “Residential Appliance DR Energy Management with Electric Privacy Protection by Online Stochastic Optimization,” IEEE Transactions on Smart Grid Special Issue on “Real-Time Demand Response”, Vol. 4, No. 4, pp. 1861-1869, Dec. 2013. (pdf)

[J24]

Shouxiang Wang, Zhixin Li, Lei Wu, Mohammad Shahidehpour, and Zuyi Li,New Metrics for Assessing the Reliability and Economics of Microgrids in Distribution System,” IEEE Transactions on Power Systems, Vol. 28, No. 3, pp. 2852-2861, Aug. 2013. (pdf)

[J23]

Mohammad E. Khodayar, Mohammad Shahidehpour, and Lei Wu, “Enhancing the Dispatchability of Variable Wind Generation by Coordination with Pumped-Storage Hydro Units in Stochastic Power Systems,” IEEE Transactions on Power Systems, Vol. 28, No. 3, pp. 2808-2818, Aug. 2013. (pdf)

[J22]

Zhi Chen, Lei Wu, and Yong Fu, “Real-Time Price-Based Demand Response Management for Residential Appliances via Stochastic Optimization and Robust Optimization,” IEEE Transactions on Smart Grid, 2012. Vol. 3, No. 4, pp. 1822-1831, Dec. 2012. (pdf)

[J21]

Bamdad Falahati, Yong Fu, and Lei Wu, “Reliability Assessment of Smart Grid Considering Direct Cyber-Power Interdependencies,” IEEE Transactions on Smart Grid, Vol. 3, No. 3, pp. 1515-1524, Sep. 2012. (pdf)

[J20]

Amin Khodaei, Mohammad Shahidehpour, Lei Wu, and Zuyi Li, “Coordination of Short-Term Operation Constraints in Multi-Area Expansion Planning,” IEEE Transactions on Power Systems, Vol. 27, No. 4, pp. 2242-2250, Nov. 2012. (pdf)

[J19]

Lisias V. Abreu, Mohammad E. Khodayar, Mohammad Shahidehpour, and Lei Wu, “Risk-Constrained Coordination of Cascaded Hydro Units with Variable Wind Power Generation,” IEEE Transactions on Sustainable Energy, Vol. 3, No. 3, pp. 359-368, 2012. (pdf)

[J18]

Mohammad E. Khodayar, Lei Wu, and Mohammad Shahidehpour, “Hourly Coordination of Electric Vehicle Operation and Volatile Wind Power Generation in SCUC,” IEEE Transactions on Smart Grid, Vol. 3, No. 3, pp. 1271-1279, Sep. 2012. (pdf)

[J17]

Lei Wu, Mohammad Shahidehpour, and Zuyi Li, “Comparison of Scenario-Based and Interval Optimization Approaches to Stochastic SCUC,” IEEE Transactions on Power Systems, Vol. 27, No. 2, pp. 913-921, May 2012. (pdf)

[J16]

Jun Shu, Lei Wu, Zuyi Li, Mohammad Shahidehpour, Lizi Zhang, and Bing Han, “A New Method for Spatial Power Network Planning in Complicated Environments,” IEEE Transactions on Power Systems, Vol. 27, No. 1, pp. 381-389, Feb. 2012. (pdf)

[J15]

Lei Wu, “A Tighter Piecewise Linear Approximation of Quadratic Cost Curves for Unit Commitment Problems,” IEEE Transactions on Power Systems, Vol. 26, No. 4, pp. 2581-2583, Nov. 2011. (pdf)  

[J14]

Jichun Liu, Peng Zhang, Lei Wu, and Liu Yang, “Multi-objective Optima Electricity Transaction of Interconnected Power Network Based on Improved Non-Dominated Sorting Genetic II Algorithm and Multiple Attributes Decision Making of Base Point and Entropy,” Power System Technology, Vol. 35, No. 8, pp. 30-34, 2011. (pdf)

[J13]

Lei Wu and Mohammad Shahidehpour, “Optimal Coordination of Stochastic Hydro and Natural Gas Supplies in Midterm Operation of Power Systems,” IET Generation Transmission and Distribution, Vol. 5, No. 5, pp. 577-587, May 2011. (pdf)

[J12]

Lei Wu and Mohammad Shahidehpour “Accelerating the Benders Decomposition for Network-Constrained Unit Commitment Problems,” Energy Systems, Vol. 1, No. 3, pp. 339-376, Aug. 2010. (pdf)

[J11]

Lei Wu and Mohammad Shahidehpour, “A Hybrid Model for Day-Ahead Price Forecasting,” IEEE Transactions on Power Systems, Vol. 25, No. 3, pp. 1519-1530, Aug. 2010. (pdf)

[J10]

Lei Wu, Mohammad Shahidehpour, and Yong Fu, “Security-Constrained Generation and Transmission Outage Scheduling with Uncertainties,” IEEE Transactions on Power Systems, Vol. 25, No. 3, pp. 1674-1685, Aug. 2010. (pdf)

[J9]

Cong Liu, Mohammad Shahidehpour, and Lei Wu, “Extended Benders Decomposition for Two-Stage SCUC,” IEEE Transactions on Power Systems, Vol. 25, No. 2, pp. 1192-1194, May 2010. (pdf)

[J8]

Lei Wu, Mohammad Shahidehpour, and Cong Liu “MIP-based Post-Contingency Corrective Action with Quick-Start Units,” IEEE Transactions on Power Systems, Vol. 24, No. 4, pp. 1898-1899, Nov. 2009. (pdf)

[J7]

Lei Wu and Mohammad Shahidehpour, “Financial Risk Evaluation in Stochastic PBUC,” IEEE Transactions on Power Systems, Vol. 24, No. 4, pp. 1896-1897, Nov. 2009. (pdf)

[J6]

Jae Hyung Roh, Mohammad Shahidehpour, and Lei Wu, “Market-based Generation and Transmission Planning with Uncertainties,” IEEE Transactions on Power Systems, Vol. 24, No. 3, pp. 1587-1598, Aug. 2009. (pdf)

[J5]

Lei Wu, Mohammad Shahidehpour, and Zuyi Li, “GENCO’s Risk-Constrained Hydrothermal Scheduling,” IEEE Transactions on Power Systems, Vol. 23, No. 4, pp. 1847-1858, Nov. 2008. (pdf)

[J4]

Lei Wu, Mohammad Shahidehpour, and Tao Li, “Cost of Reliability Analysis based on Stochastic Unit Commitment,” IEEE Transactions on Power Systems, Vol. 23, No. 3, pp. 1364-1374, Aug. 2008. (pdf)

[J3]

Lei Wu, Mohammad Shahidehpour, and Tao Li, “GENCO’s Risk-Based Maintenance Outage Scheduling,” IEEE Transactions on Power Systems, Vol. 23, No. 1, pp. 127-136, Feb. 2008. (pdf)

[J2]

Lei Wu, Mohammad Shahidehpour, and Tao Li, “Stochastic Security-Constrained Unit Commitment,” IEEE Transactions on Power Systems, Vol. 22, No. 2, pp. 800-811, May. 2007. (pdf)

[J1]

Lei Wu, Qiaozhu Zhai, and Xiaohong Guan, “Feasible Solution Criterion of Power Generation Optimal Scheduling and its Solution,” Power System Technology, Vol. 28, No. 1, pp. 1-4, Jan. 2004. (pdf)

Conference:

[C14]

Shouxiang Wang, Kai Wang, Fei Teng, Goran Strbac, and Lei Wu, “Optimal Allocation of ESSs for Mitigating Fluctuations in Active Distribution Network,” 9th International Conference on Applied Energy (ICAE2017). Cardiff, U.K., Aug. 2017.

[C13]

Dylan Dean, Tom Ortmeyer, and Lei Wu, “Transportation Modeling and Data Needs for Fast Charging Electric Vehicles,” 2016  ESARS-ITEC.

[C12]

Tom Ortmeyer, Lei Wu, and Jie Li, “Planning and Design Goals for Resilient Microgrids,” 2016 IEEE PES Innovative Smart Grid Technologies Conference, September 2016. 

[C11]

Zhi Chen and  Lei Wu, “ADP Based Long-Term Renewable Generation Planning While Considering the Effects of Hourly SCUC,” 2016 IEEE PES General Meeting, 2016.

[C10]

Yikui Liu, Jie Li, Lei Wu, and Qingzhen Liu, “Ex-Post Real-Time Distribution LMP Based on State Estimation,” 2016 IEEE PES General Meeting, 2016.

[C9]

Chenxi Dai and Lei Wu, “A Two-Stage Robust Transmission Expansion Planning Approach with Multi-Band Uncertainty Set,” 2016 IEEE PES General Meeting, 2016.

[C8]

Yamin Wang, Lei Wu, and Shouxiang Wang, “Challenges in Applying the Empirical Mode Decomposition Based Hybrid Algorithm For Forecasting Renewable Wind/Solar in Practical Cases,” 2016 IEEE PES General Meeting, 2016.

[C7]

Yamin Wang, Chenxi Dai, Chen Liu, and Lei Wu, “Parallel Gaussian Elimination on Single-chip Cloud Computer,” 2015 NAPS.

[C6]

Zhi Chen and Lei Wu, “Effective Load Carrying Capability Evaluation of Renewable Energy via Stochastic Long-Term Hourly-Based SCUC,” 2015 IEEE PES General Meeting.

[C5]

Bingqian Hu and Lei Wu, “Robust SCUC with Load and Wind Uncertain Intervals,” 2014 IEEE PES General Meeting, 2014.

[C4]

Zhechong Zhao and Lei Wu, “Stability Analysis for Power Systems with Price-Based Demand Response Via Cobweb Plot,” 2013 IEEE PES General Meeting, 2013. (pdf)

[C3]

A. Martinez-Mares, C. R. Fuerte-Esquivel, Lei Wu, and T. Ortmeyer, “Wind Energy Impact in Fossil Fuel management: A Multi-Energy OPF Approach,” 2012 IEEE PES General Meeting, July 2012. (pdf)

[C2]

Yong Fu, Lei Wu and Zuyi Li, “A Hierarchically Coordinated Operation Framework for Optimally Integrating PHEVs into Power Grids,” 2011 IEEE Vehicle Power and Propulsion Conference (VPPC'11) in Chicago, September 2011. (pdf)

[C1]

B. Falahati, Yong Fu, Zahra Darabi, and Lei Wu, “Reliability Assessment of Power System Considering Large-Scale PHEV integration,” 2011 IEEE Vehicle Power and Propulsion Conference (VPPC'11) in Chicago, September 2011. (pdf)

Technical Reports:

[R1]

Lei Wu, Privacy-Preserving Economic Dispatch in Competitive Electricity Market,” 2015. (pdf)

 

Invited Talk:

[T17]

Tighter Modeling and Optimization Techniques for Power System Operations, Iowa State University, Nov. 2017.

[T16]

Advanced Modeling and Optimization Techniques for Power System Operations under Uncertain Environment, University of Vermont, Oct. 2017.

[T15]

Multi-Stage and Multi-Timescale Robust Co-Optimization Planning for Reliable and Sustainable Power Systems,” INFORMS 2017 Annual Meeting, Houston, Oct. 2017.

[T14]

The Community Microgrid Distribution System of the Future, INFORMS 2017 Annual Meeting, Houston, Oct. 2017.

[T13]

Tighter Modeling And Enhanced Solutions For Power System Operations Under Uncertain Environment,” Panel on Reliable Power System Design and Operations, INFORMS 2016 Annual Meeting, Nashville, Nov. 2016.

[T12]

Resilient Community Microgrid to Improve Disaster Response Capability, Syracuse CoE Symposium, Syracuse, Sep. 2016

[T11]

Advanced Modeling and Optimization Techniques for Power System Operations under Uncertain Environment, Group for Research in Decision Analysis (GERAD), Polytechnique Montreal, Canada, Mar. 2016.

[T10]

Two-stage Robust SCUC With Mixed-integer Recourse, INFORMS Annual Meeting, Philadelphia, PA. Nov. 2015.

[T9]

Effect of Smart Grid Technology on the Secure and Economic Operation of Power Systems, University of Central Florida, Orlando, FL, Oct. 2014.

[T8]

Secure and Economic Operation of Power Systems, MISO, Carmel, IN, Oct. 2014.

[T7]

Clarkson Power Systems and Smart Grid Education and Research Activities, Shanghai University of Electric Power, Shanghai, China, 2014.

[T6]

Resilient Community Microgrid, Shanghai University, Shanghai, China, 2014.

[T5]

Impacts of Demand Response on Power Systems with High Penetration Wind Generation, Panel on Reliability Impacts of Demand Response Integration, 2014 IEEE PES General Meeting, Washington D.C., Jul. 2014.

[T4]

Impact of Price-Based Demand Response on Power Market Operation, 2013 IEEE PES Task Force on Reliability Impacts of Demand Response Integration (RIDRI), IEEE PES General Meeting, Vancouver, Canada, Jul. 2013.

[T3]

Mathematical Optimization For Secure and Economic Operation of Emerging Power Systems, Math Department, Clarkson University, March 28, 2013.

[T2]

Stochastic Security-constrained Power System Operation, NYISO, May 11, 2011.

[T1]

Stochastic Security of Power System Operation, Advanced Energy 2010, New York State’s Premier Conference for Advanced Energy, Nov. 8-9, 2010. (pdf)

 

Research Group

Present Graduate Students

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Chenxi Dai
Ph.D.  2014 –

M.S.    University of Texas at Austin, 2013

B.E.    Zhejiang University, China, 2011

 

Chenxi is working on stochastic/robust optimization of power systems.

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Yamin Wang

Ph.D.  2014 –

M.S.    Tianjin University, China, 2013

B.S.     Shandong University, China, 2011

 

 

Yamin is working on optimization and economics of power systems.

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Songming Zhu
Ph.D.  2014 –

M.S.    University of Newcastle upon Tyne, UK, 2009

B.S.    University of Northumbria, UK / c, China, 2008

 

Songming is working on market operation and cybersecurity of power systems.

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Yikui Liu (co-advised with Dr. Jie Li)
Ph.D.  2015 –

M.S.    Sichuan University, China, 2015

B.E.    Nanjing Institute of Technology, China, 2012

 

Yikui is working on smart distribution system and optimal power flow.

 

Shengyi Wang (co-advised with Dr. Jie Li)

M.S.    2016 –

B.S.    Shanghai University of Electric Power, China

 

Shengyi is working on microgrid control.

 

Jiahui Huang

M.S.    2016 –

B.S.    Shanghai University of Electric Power, China

 

Jianhui is work on energy-water nexus.

 

Past Graduate Students

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Zhi Chen

Ph.D.  2011 – 2014

M.S.   Polytechnic Institute of New York University, 2011

B.E.    Wuhan University, China, 2009

Thesis Title: Uncertainty Constrained Energy Efficiency Optimization In Smart Grid

First Employment: Tenure Track Assistant Professor, EE Department, Arkansas Tech University, AR

 

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Zhechong Zhao

Ph.D.  2011 – 2014

M.S.    Illinois Institute of Technology, 2011

B.S.    Shanghai University of Electric Power, China, 2008,

Thesis Title: Impacts of Demand Response and Renewable Generation in Electricity Power Market

First Employment: PacifiCorp, UT

 

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Bingqian Hu

Ph.D.  2012 – 2015

M.S.    Illinois Institute of Technology, 2012

B.S.    Southwest Jiaotong University, China, 2009

Thesis Title: Robust Optimization on Secure and Economic Operation of Power Systems

First Employment: American Electric Power, OH

 

 

 

Aditi Upadhyay

Master in E.E. 2012 – 2014

She received the IEEE PES Student Prize Paper Award in Honor of T. Burke Hayes in 2013

Thesis Title: An MILP Based Chance-Constrained Approach to Quantify Stochastic Wind Power Ramp and Its Application to SCUC

First Employment: NYISO

 

Alex Giarratano (co-advised with Dr. Tom Ortmeyer)

Master in E.E. 2011 – 2013 (Co-advisor)

Alex receives a GE Smart Grid Fellowship.

First Employment: ERCOT

 

O’Rourke Benjamin Joseph

Master in E.E. 2010 – 2012

Ben receives a GE Smart Grid Fellowship.

First Employment: Goodrich Sensors and Integrated Systems, Vergennes, VT

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Shenyi Zhao(co-advised with Dr. Jie Li)
M.S.    2014 – 2016

B.S.    Hefei University of Technology, China, 2014

 

Shenyi worked on microgrid operation and demand management.

 

Visiting Scholar

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Xueneng Su

Sichuan University, China

2017 - 2018

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Chuan He

Sichuan University, China

2015 - 2017

 

Qingzhen Liu

Fuzhou University, China

2015 - 2016

 

Shengyi Wang

Shanghai University of Electric Power, China

2016

 

Jiahui Huang

Shanghai University of Electric Power, China

2016

 

Siti Maherah Hussin

Universiti Teknologi Malaysia, Malaysia

2015

 

Alberto Martinez Tulais

Mexico

2011 – 2012

 

Undergraduate Research

 

Chase Turose

An Introduction to the Benefits of Demand Response with Dynamic Pricing of Electricity

 

Kimberly Oakes

Demand Response in Smart Grid

 

Adrienne Zacaroli

Communication Techniques for Demand Response in Commercial Buildings and Residual Houses

 

Zongyi Xie

Demand Response Quantification

 

Bal Timsina

Privacy Preserving Economic Dispatch

 

Alysa A. Leong

Demand Response in Smart Grid

 

Qiaoling Zeng

Wind Uncertainty Quantification

 

Michael Ferrari

Uncertainty Quantification of Price-Sensitive Load

 

Vaughn Thompson

Baseline Load Analysis

 

Kevin Cambell

Communication infrastructure for microgrid operation and control