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Dr Xin Zhang

Dr Xin Zhang
Senior Lecturer in Electronic and Electrical Engineering

Summary

Dr Xin Zhang's research experience covers power system planning and operation with renewable energy, cyber-physical power system modelling and co-simulation, and grid interaction with land-air transport electrification. He is currently supervising 5 PhD students (as primary supervisor) and researching on a few projects (as PI) funded by EPSRC and Department for Transport.

Dr Zhang worked at National Grid UK for 8 years before returning academia, Chartered Engineer since 2017, where he undertook power system planning and real-time operation, mainly in the UK Electricity National Control Centre. He has also initiated and managed several National Grid’s network innovation projects with UK universities.

Qualifications

  • PhD in Electrical and Electronic Engineering, The University of Manchester, UK
  • MSc (distinction) in Electrical Power Engineering, The University of Manchester, UK
  • B.Eng in Control Systems and Automation, Shandong University, China

Newest selected publications

Zhao, P., Gu, C., Cao, Z., Hu, Z., Zhang, X., Chen, X., et al. (2021) 'Economic-Effective Multi-Energy Management Considering Voltage Regulation Networked with Energy Hubs'. IEEE Transactions on Power Systems, 36 (3). pp. 2503 - 2515. ISSN: 0885-8950

Journal article

Xiang, Y., Zhou, L., Huang, Y., Zhang, X., Liu, Y. and Liu, J. (2021) 'Reactive coordinated optimal operation of distributed wind generation'. Energy, 218. pp. 119417 - 119417. ISSN: 0360-5442

Journal article

Xiang, Y., Cai, H., Liu, J. and Zhang, X. (2021) 'Techno-economic design of energy systems for airport electrification: A hydrogen-solar-storage integrated microgrid solution'. Applied Energy, 283. pp. 116374 - 116374. ISSN: 0306-2619

Journal article

Zhang, G., Zhang, F., Wang, X. and Zhang, X. (2021) 'Fast Resilience Assessment of Distribution Systems with a Non-Simulation-Based Method'. IEEE Transactions on Power Delivery. pp. 1 - 1. ISSN: 0885-8977

Journal article

Zhang, G., Zhang, F., Zhang, X., Wang, Z., Meng, K. and Dong, ZY. (2020) 'Mobile Emergency Generator Planning in Resilient Distribution Systems: A Three-Stage Stochastic Model with Nonanticipativity Constraints'. IEEE Transactions on Smart Grid, 11 (6). pp. 4847 - 4859. ISSN: 1949-3053

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