Dr Yan Xu
School of Electrical and Electronic Engineering
Tel: (+65) 6790 4508
Dr Yan Xu obtained his B.E. and M.E. degrees from South China University of Technology, China, and PhD degree from University of Newcastle, Australia, in 2008, 2011, and 2013, respectively. After his PhD graduation, he conducted postdoctoral research at University of Newcastle, and later at University of Sydney with the University of Sydney Postdoctoral Research Fellowship (only 10 awarded internationally for all areas per year). In 2016, he joined Nanyang Technological University with the Nanyang Assistant Professorship (only 10 awarded internationally for all areas per year).
His research areas include power system stability, control and optimization, microgrid, and data-analytics for smart grid applications. He has published over 85 international SCI journal papers (including 53 in IEEE Transactions and 17 in IET Proceedings). He has also authored over 40 international conference papers and 2 book chapters. He has received 6 times of IEEE and IET paper contest and conference best paper awards.