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Yao Xu

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Status in CURENT:

Yao Xu is a Ph.D. student at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville in Electrical Engineering, with an anticipated graduation date of Fall 2014.

Biographic Info:

Hometown: Hefei, Anhui

Country: China

Office Location: 212 Min H. Kao Building

Email: yxu25@utk.edu

Faculty Advisor: Dr. Fangxing Li

Academic Background:

M.S. in Electrical Engineering, Changsha University of Science & Technology, China, 2009

B.S. in Electrical Engineering, Changsha University of Science & Technology, China, 2006

Research Interests:

Power system control

Renewable energy integration

Utility application of power electronics

Publications:

[1] Yao Xu, Qinran Hu and Fangxing Li, "Probabilistic Model of Payment Cost Minimization Considering Wind Power and its Uncertainty", IEEE Transactions on Sustainable Energy, 2013.

[2] Yao Xu and Fangxing Li, "Adaptive PI Control of STATCOM for Voltage Regulation", IEEE Transactions on Power Delivery, vol. 29, no. 3, pp. 1002-1011, Jun. 2014.

[3] Xiangjun Zeng, Yao Xu, Yuanyuan Wang, “Some Novel Techniques for Insulation Parameters Measurement and Petersen-coil Control in Distribution System”, IEEE Transactions on Industrial Electronics, Vol. 57, No. 4, Apr. 2010.

[4] Fangxing Li, Yao Xu and Kevin Tomsovic, "Adaptive Controller for STATCOM to Enhance Voltage Stability," U.S. Patent (20,130,207,620), filed on 02/14/2012, published on 08/15/2013.

[5] Xiangjun Zeng, Yuanyuan Wang, Yao Xu, “Faults Detection for Power Systems”, Fault Detection, ISBN 978-953-307-037-7, March 2010.

[6] Fangxing Li, Yao Xu and Kevin Tomsovic, "Adaptive Controller for STATCOM to Enhance Voltage Stability," U.S. Patent (8,836,163), issued on 09/16/2014. Also, International Patent, filed on 02/14/2013.