Jianhui Wang

Jianhui Wang

Computational Engineer
- Energy Systems

Jianhui Wang is a computational engineer – Energy Systems. His research interests include power system operations and control; optimization; smart grid; renewable integration; energy economics and policy; cybersecurity; and electric vehicles.

Wang is an affiliate professor at Auburn University. As a senior member of IEEE, he serves as chair of the Power and Energy Society Power System Operation Methods Subcommittee, and co-chair of a task force on integrating wind and solar power into power system operations.

He is an editor of the IEEE Transactions on Power Systems, IEEE Transactions on Smart Grid, an associate editor of Journal of Energy Engineering, an editor of the IEEE PES Letters and an associate editor of Applied Energy. He is the editor of Artech House Publishers Power Engineering Book Series. He is the recipient of the IEEE Chicago Section 2012 Outstanding Young Engineer Award. He has authored/co-authored more than 100 journal and conference publications.

Awards, Honors & Memberships

  • Outstanding Young Engineering Award, IEEE Chicago Section, 2012
  • APEX Grand Award for co-editing the IEEE Power and Energy magazine special issue on “Electrification of Transportation,” 2012
  • Best Reviewers Award, Applied Energy journal,  2011
  • Early Career Investigator Award for Energy, Northwestern University and Argonne National Laboratory, 2010

Recent Publications

  • Y. He, B. Wang, J. Wang, W. Xiong, T. Xia, Correlation between Chinese and International Energy Prices Based on a HP Filter and Time Difference Analysis, Energy Policy, in press.
  • C. Zhang, J. Wang, Optimal Transmission Switching Considering Probabilistic Reliability, IEEE Transactions on Power Systems, in press.
  • C.K. Woo, J. Zarnikau, J. Kadish, I. Horowitz, J. Wang, A. Olson, The Impact of Wind Generation on Wholesale Electricity Prices in the Hydro-Rich Pacific Northwest, IEEE Transactions on Power Systems, in press.
  • C. Chen, J. Wang, Y. Heo, S. Kishore, MPC-based Appliance Scheduling for Residential Building Energy Management Controller, IEEE Transactions on Smart Grid, in press.
  • X. Yang, C. Liu, J. Wang, Large-scale Branch Contingency Analysis through Master/Slave Parallel Computing, Journal of Modern Power Systems and Clean Energy, in press.
  • R. Jiang, J. Wang, M. Zhang. Y. Guan, Two-Stage Minimax Regret Unit Commitment Considering Wind Power Uncertainty, IEEE Transactions on Power Systems, in press.
  • J. Ruiz, J. Wang, C. Liu, G. Sun, An Outer-Approximation Method for Security Constrained Unit Commitment, IET Generation, Transmission & Distribution, in press.
  • Q. Zheng, J. Wang, P. Pardalos, Y. Guan, A New Decomposition Approach to Stochastic Security-Constrained Unit Commitment in Electrical Power Generation, Annuals of Operations Research, in press.
  • Z. Zhou, A. Botterud, J. Wang, R.J. Bessa, H. Keko, J. Sumaili, V. Miranda, Application of Probabilistic Wind Power Forecasting in Electricity Markets, Wind Energy, 16(3):321-338, 2013.
  • C. Zhao, J. Wang, J.P. Watson, Y. Guan, Multi-Stage Robust Unit Commitment Considering Wind and Demand Response Uncertainties, IEEE Transactions on Power Systems 28(3): 2708-2717, 2013.
  • J. Wang, J. Wang, C. Liu, J. Ruiz, Stochastic Unit Commitment with Sub-hourly Dispatch Constraints, Applied Energy, 105:418-422, 2013.
  • Q. Wang, J. Wang, Y. Guan, Price-Based Unit Commitment with Wind Power Utilization Constraints, IEEE Transactions on Power Systems, 28(3): 2718-2726, 2013.
  • S. Mousavian, J. Valenzuela, J. Wang, Real-time Data Reassurance in Electrical Power Systems based on Artificial Neural Networks, Electric Power Systems Research, 96:285-295, 2013.
  • J. Valenzuela, J. Wang, N. Bissinger, Real-time Intrusion Detection in Power System Operations, IEEE Transactions on Power Systems, 28(2): 1052-1062, 2013.
  • Z. Hu, J. Wang, J. Byrne, L. Kurdgelashvili, Review of Wind Power Tariff Policies in China, Energy Policy, 53:41-50, 2013.
  • Botterud, Z. Zhou, J. Wang, J. Sumaili, H. Keko, J. Mendes, R.J. Bessa, V. Miranda,  Demand Dispatch and Probabilistic Wind Power Forecasting in Unit Commitment and Economic Dispatch: A Case Study of Illinois, IEEE Transactions on Sustainable Energy, 4(1):250-261, 2013.
  • Q. Wang, J. Wang. Y. Guan, Stochastic Unit Commitment with Uncertain Demand Response, IEEE Transactions on Power Systems, 28(1):562-563, 2013.
  • C. Liu, J. Wang, J. Ostrowski, Static Security in Multi-Period Transmission Switching, IEEE Transactions on Power Systems, 27(4): 1850-1858, 2012.
  • Y. Yang, J. Wang, A. Motter, Network Observability Transitions, Physical Review Letters, 109(25): 1-5, 2012.
  • C. Liu, J. Wang, J. Ostrowski, Heuristic Prescreening Switchable Branches in Optimal Transmission Switching, IEEE Transactions on Power Systems, 27(4): 2289-2290, 2012.
  • L. Tang, P. Che, and J. Wang, Corrective Unit Commitment to an Unforeseen Unit Breakdown, IEEE Transactions on Power Systems, 27(4): 1729-1740, 2012.
  • J. Ostrowski, J. Wang, C. Liu, Exploiting Symmetry in Transmission Lines for Transmission Switching, IEEE Transactions on Power Systems, 27(3): 1708-1709, 2012.
  • R. Bessa, V. Miranda, A. Botterud, J. Wang, E. Constantinescu, Time Adaptive Conditional Kernel Density Estimation for Wind Power Forecasting, IEEE Transactions on Sustainable Energy, 3(4): 660 - 669,2012.
  • Z. Tan, H. Zhang, J. Xu, J. Wang, C. Yu, J. Zhang, Development Potential and the Energy Conservation and Emission Reduction Benefits of Photovoltaic Power Generation in China, Journal of Energy Engineering, 138(2): 73-86, 2012.
  • J. Ostrowski, J. Wang, Network Reduction in the Transmission Constrained Unit Commitment Problem, Computers & Industrial Engineering, 63(3): 702–707, 2012.
  • Y. He, L. Wang, J. Wang, Cap-and-Trade vs. Carbon Taxes: A Quantitative Comparison from a Generation Expansion Planning Perspective, Computers & Industrial Engineering, 63(3): 708–716, 2012.
  • C. Liu, J. Wang, A. Botterud, Y. Zhou, A. Vyas, Assessment of Impacts of PHEV Charging patterns on Wind-thermal Scheduling by Stochastic Unit Commitment, IEEE Transactions on Smart Grid, 3(2): 675 – 683, 2012.
  • N. Fan, D. Izraelevitz, F. Pan, P. M. Pardalos, J. Wang, A Mixed Integer Programming Approach for Optimal Power Grid Intentional Islanding, Energy Systems, 3(1): 77-93, 2012.
  • S. Wang, W. Gao, J. Wang, J. Lin, Synchronized Sampling Technology-based Compensation for Compensation for Network Effects in WAMS Communication, IEEE Transactions on Smart Grid, 3(2): 837 – 845, 2012.
  • Y. Yang, J. Wang, Q. Zhai, X. Guan, Subhourly Unit Commitment with Feasible Energy Delivery Constraints, Applied Energy, 89(96): 245–252, 2012.
  • Z. Zhou, F. Zhao, J. Wang, Agent-Based Electricity Market Simulation with Demand Response from Commercial Buildings, IEEE Transactions on Smart Grid, 2(4): 580 – 588, 2011.
  • A. Botterud, Z. Zhou, J. Wang, R. Bessa, H. Keko, J. Sumaili, V. Miranda, Wind Power Trading under Uncertainty in LMP Markets, IEEE Transactions on Power Systems, 27(2): 894 – 903, 2012.
  • R. Jiang, J. Wang, Y. Guan, Robust Unit Commitment with Wind Power and Pumped Storage Hydro, IEEE Transactions on Power Systems, 27(2): 800 – 810, 2012.
  • R. Bessa, V. Miranda, A. Botterud, Z. Zhou, J. Wang, Time-Adaptive Quantile-Copula for Wind Power Probabilistic Forecasting, Renewable Energy, 40(1): 29–39, 2012.
  • Q. Wang, Y. Guan, J. Wang, A Chance-constrained Two-stage Stochastic Program for Unit Commitment with Uncertain Wind Power Output, IEEE Transactions on Power Systems, 27(1): 206 – 215, 2012.