Changhong Zhao, Researcher at National Renewable Energy Laboratory

Research interests: control and optimization of network systems, power and energy systems

Education: B.E. in Automation, Tsinghua University, 2010; Ph.D. in Electrical Engineering, Caltech, 2016, CV, Google Scholar

Selected Publications

Distributed frequency control in power systems

Optimal power flow

Interconnected critical infrastructures


  • Changhong Zhao, "Real-time load-side control of electric power systems," PhD Thesis, Caltech, 2016. Demetriades-Tsafka-Kokkalis Prize, Caltech Division of Engineering and Applied Science, 2016; Charles Wilts Prize, Caltech Department of Electrical Engineering, 2017.