(Updated  on 6/22/2017)
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Bin Wang

bwang(at)utk.edu

Min H Kao Bldg #207
1520 Middle Drive, Knoxville, TN 37996



Education
  • B.E. in Electrical Engineering from Xi'an Jiaotong University, Xi'an, Shaanxi, China, 2011
  • M.S. in Electrical Engineering from Xi'an Jiaotong University, Xi'an, Shaanxi, China, 2013

Research Interests
  • Power system nonlinear dynamics, stability and control

Publications
Papers under review or in revision:
  1. B Wang, N Duan, K Sun, "A time-power series based semi-analytical approach for power system simulation," IEEE Transactions on Power Systems, under review
  2. B Wang, K Sun, W Kang, "Nonlinear modal decoupling of multi-oscillator systems with applications to power systems," IEEE Transactions on Automatic Control, in revision, (arXiv preprint)
  3. C Liu, B Wang, F Hu, K Sun, CL Bak, "Real-time voltage stability assessment for load areas based on the holomorphic embedding method," IEEE Transactions on Power Systems, in revision (arXiv preprint)
Journal papers:
  1. B Wang, C Liu, K Sun, "Multi-stage holomorphic embedding method for calculating the power-voltage curve," IEEE Transactions on Power Systems, accepted (PDF)
  2. S Maslennikov, B Wang, E Litvinov, "Dissipating energy flow method for locating the source of sustained oscillations," International Journal of Electrical Power and Energy Systems, vol.88, pp.55-62, Jun. 2017 (PDF)
  3. B Wang, X Su, K Sun, "Properties of the frequency-amplitude curve,IEEE Transactions on Power Systems, vol.32, no.1, pp.826-827, Jan. 2017 (PDF)
  4. B Wang, K Sun, "Location methods of oscillation sources in power systems: a survey," Journal of Modern Power Systems and Clean Energy, vol.5, no.2, pp.151-159, Jul. 2016 (PDF)
  5. B Wang, K Sun, "Formulation and characterization of power system electromechanical oscillations," IEEE Transactions on Power Systems, vol.31, no.6, pp.5082-5093, Nov. 2016 (PDF)
  6. J Xia, J Suonan, Y Zhang, B Wang, W Shao, S He, "Improved pilot protection based on longitudinal impedance of decoupled transmission line" (in Chinese), Journal of Electric Power Automation Equipment, vol.33, no.12, pp.58-65, 2013  (PDF)
  7. J Suonan, B Wang, G Song, X Kang, Z Jiao, "Performance study of fast phasor calculation method for power systems" (in Chinese), Journal of Electric Power Science and Technology, vol.28, no.1, pp.25-30, 2013 (PDF)
  8. J Suonan, B Wang, L Wang, J Sun, M Xiao, "A fast phasor calculation algorithm for power systems" (in Chinese), Proceedings of the CSEE, vol.33, no.1, pp.123-129, 2013 (PDF)
Conference papers:
  1. S Maslennikov, B Wang, E Litvinov, "Locating the source of sustained oscillations by using PMU measurements," to be presented at the IEEE PES General Meeting, 2017
  2. IR Cabrera, B Wang, K Sun, "A method to locate the source of forced oscillations based on linearized model and system measurements," to be presented at the IEEE PES General Meeting, 2017
  3. W Ju, B Wang, K Sun, "Can nonlinear electromechanical oscillation be analyzed using an equivalent SMIB system?" to be presented at the IEEE PES General Meeting, 2017 (PDF)
  4. C Liu, B Wang, K Sun, "Fast power system simulation using semi-analytical solutions based on Pade approximants," to be presented at the IEEE PES General Meeting, 2017 (PDF)
  5. E Abreut, B Wang, K Sun, "Semi-analytical fault-on trajectory simulation and its application in direct methods," to be presented at the IEEE PES General Meeting, 2017 (PDF)
  6. Y Zhu, B Wang, K Sun, "Damping control for power systems using energy storage," 29th Chinese Control and Decision Conference, Chongqing, 2017
  7. S Maslennikov, B Wang, Q Zhang, F Ma, X Luo, K Sun, E Litvinov, "A test cases library for methods locating the sources of sustained oscillations", IEEE PES General Meeting, Boston, 2016 (PDF)
  8. N Duan, B Wang, K Sun, J Ning, "Analysis of power system oscillation frequency using differential Groebner basis and the harmonic balance method", IEEE PES General Meeting, Denver2015 (PDF)
  9. B Wang, K Sun, X Su, "A decoupling based direct method for power system transient stability analysis", IEEE PES General Meeting, Denver2015 (PDF)
  10. Y Lei, Y Liu, G Kou, B Wang, C Liu, K Tomsovic, K Sun, "A study on wind frequency control under high wind penetration on an NPCC system model", IEEE PES General Meeting, National Harbor2014 (PDF)
  11. B Trento, B Wang, K Sun, LM Tolbert, "Integration of phase-locked loop based real-time oscillation tracking in grid synchronized systems", IEEE PES General Meeting, National Harbor2014 (PDF)
  12. B Wang, K Sun, AD Rosso, E Farantatos, N Bhatt, "A study on fluctuations in electromechanical oscillation frequencies of power systems", IEEE PES General Meeting, National Harbor2014 (PDF)
  13. B Wang, J Suonan, H Liu, G Song, "Long transmission lines fault location based on parameter identification using one-terminal data", Asia-Pacific Power and Energy Engineering Conference, Shanghai, 2012 (PDF)   
Theses:
  1. B Wang, "A novel algorithm of transmission line single-ended fault location based on parameter identification," B.S. degree thesis, Xi'an Jiaotong University, Jul. 2011 (PDF)
  2. B Wang, "Research on power system phasor estimation," M.S. degree thesis, Xi'an Jiaotong University, May 2013 (PDF)
Patent:
  1. J Suonan, B Wang, "Constant frequency phasor extraction method", Chinese Patent No. 102520246B, 2014 (LINK)

Academic services & awards
Reviewer 
  1. IEEE Transactions on Power Systems
  2. IEEE Transactions on Smart Grid
  3. IEEE Transactions on Power Delivery
  4. IEEE Transactions on Sustainable Energy
  5. IET Generation, Transmission & Distribution
  6. International Journal of Electrical Power and Energy Systems
  7. International Transactions on Electrical Energy Systems
  8. Journal of Modern Power Systems and Clean Energy
  9. Journal of Control and Decision
  10. Energy Systems
  11. IEEE Power & Energy Society General Meeting
  12. North American Power Symposium
  13. International Conference on Electric Utility Deregulation and Restructuring and Power Technologies
  14. Chinese Control and Decision Conference

Teaching
       - Instructor of ECE422 (Power System Operations and Planning) at University of Tennessee, Knoxville, Spring 2017 (Student Evaluation: 4.6/5.0)
       - Guest lecturer of ECE522 (Power System Analysis II) at University of Tennessee, Knoxville, Spring 2017
                        "Small signal analysis: measurement-based methods" on Mar. 21 and Mar. 23, 2017
                        "Transient stability analysis: direct methods" on Apr. 11, 2017
       - Guest lecturer of ECE692 (Power System Stability) at University of Tennessee, Knoxville, Spring 2016
                        "Demo of SSAT software by Powertech Lab on model-based small signal analysis" on Feb. 9, 2016
                        "Measurement-based small signal analysis" on Feb. 11, 2016
                        "Direct methods for transient stability analysis" on Feb. 25, Mar. 1 and Mar. 3, 2016
       - Guest lecturer of ECE692 (Synchrophasor Measurements) at University of Tennessee, Knoxville, Spring 2013
                        "A tutorial on PSAT software by Powertech Lab" on Feb. 9, 2013
                        "A tutorial on TSAT software by Powertech Lab" on Feb. 11, 2013

Invited talks
       - "Power system nonlinear oscillations and oscillation source location," at Envision, Shanghai, China, Dec 9, 2016
       - "Nonlinear oscillation analysis and oscillation source location in power systems," at Student Leadership Council Seminar, University of Tennessee, Knoxville, Aug 19, 2016 
       - NSF/DOE CURENT Site Visit Conference, Knoxville, TN
                        "A decoupling based direct method for power system transient stability analysis" on Oct. 6-7, 2015
                        "A study on fluctuations in electromechanical oscillation frequencies of power systems" on May 12-16, 2014

Awards
         2017               Extraordinary Professional Promise Award by UTK
         2016               Excellent Reviewer Award by Modern Power Systems and Clean Energy
         2016               Best Reviewer Award by IEEE Transactions on Smart Grid
         2016               Control Room Solutions Task Team MVP Award by North American SynchroPhasor Initiative
         2016               Min H. Kao Fellowship Award by Univerisity of Tennessee, Knoxville
         2013               Excellent Student Award by the Ministry of Education of Xinjiang Autonomous Territory
         2013               Excellent Mentor of Young Scholar Students Award by CURENT Engineering Research Center
         2011               Outstanding Graduate Student Award by the Ministry of Education of Shaanxi Province
         2008-2010      ABB Fellowship Award by Xi'an Jiaotong University

Useful links: 
  1. A test cases library of power system sustained/forced oscillations (LINK)
  2. IEEE PES Task Force on Oscillation Source Location (LINK)