Dr Chun Sing Lai is a Lecturer and module leader for EE1618 Devices and Circuits, taught at Chongqing University of Posts and Telecommunication (CQUPT). He is an academic member of the Transnational Education (TNE) CQUPT programme for BEng Electronics and Communications Engineering. He is a member of Brunel Institute of Power Systems and Smart Power Networks, Institute of Energy Futures.
From 2018 to 2020, Dr Lai was an EPSRC Research Fellow with the Faculty of Engineering and Physical Sciences, University of Leeds and also a Visiting Research Fellow with the Department of Electrical Engineering, School of Automation, Guangdong University of Technology, China. He is Secretary of the IEEE Smart Cities Publications Committee. He organised the workshop on Smart Grid and Smart City, IEEE SMC 2017 in Canada and workshop on Blockchain for Smart Grid, IEEE SMC 2018 in Japan. His current interests are in power system optimisation, energy system modeling, data analytics, and energy economics for renewable energy and storage systems. Since 2020, Dr Lai is an Associate Editor for IET Energy Conversion and Economics. He is a Guest Editor for Frontiers in Energy Research Journal: "Advanced Energy and Active Management for Smart Grids", Topics Board member for Electronics, and Reviewer Board member for Applied Sciences.
- DPhil Engineering Science, thesis title: "Hybridisation of high penetration photovoltaic, anaerobic digestion biogas power plant and electrical energy storage", University of Oxford, 2019
- BEng (First Class Honours) Electronic and Electrical Engineering, Brunel University London, 2013
Newest selected publications
Li, Z., Lai, CS., Xu, X., Zhao, Z. and Lai, LL. (2021) 'Electricity trading based on distribution locational marginal price'. International Journal of Electrical Power & Energy Systems, 124. pp. 106322 - 106322. ISSN: 0142-0615 Open Access Link
Lai, CS., Lai, LL. and Lai, QH. (2020) 'Smart Grids and Big Data Analytics for Smart Cities'. Springer. ISSN 10: 3030521540 ISSN 13: 9783030521547
Lai, CS. and Locatelli, G. (2020) 'Valuing the option to prototype: A case study with Generation Integrated Energy Storage'. Energy. pp. 1 - 46. ISSN: 0360-5442 Open Access Link
Pan, K., Xie, C., Lai, CS., Wang, D. and Lai, LL. (2020) 'Photovoltaic Output Power Estimation and Baseline Prediction Approach for a Residential Distribution Network with Behind-the-Meter Systems'. Forecasting, 2 (4). pp. 470 - 487.Open Access Link
Zhao, Z., Zhang, J., Yan, B., Cheng, R., Lai, CS., Huang, L., (2020) 'Decentralized Finite Control Set Model Predictive Control Strategy of Microgrids for Unbalanced and Harmonic Power Management'. IEEE Access, 8. pp. 1 - 13.Open Access Linket al.