题 目：Power Electronics Research in Center for Ultra-Wide-Area Resilient Electric Energy Transmission Networks（CURENT）
主讲人：Dr. Fred. Wang IEEE Fellow
Dr. Fei (Fred) Wang is a professor and Condra Chair of Excellence in Power Electronics at the University of Tennessee. He holds a joint position in Oak Ridge National Lab. He is the Technical Director of CURENT. He became a Changjiang Chaired Professor of Xi’an Jiaotong University in 2016. His experience also includes eight years as a faculty member and the Technical Director at the Center for Power Electronics at Virginia Tech, and ten years as an engineer and R&D manager at General Electric. Dr. Wang obtained his BS from Xi’an Jiaotong University, China, and his MS and PhD from The University of Southern California, all in electrical engineering. His interests include power electronics, power systems and electric machines.
Dr. Wang has authored and coauthored over 350 refereed publications, holds 11 US patents and is a Fellow of IEEE. At UTK, he has led or participated in more than 25 projects. He is an associate editor of IEEE Transactions on Power Electronics. He participated and led in developing three IEEE Standards on power electronics systems. He has received four prize paper awards from IEEE IAS. He also received Dushman award in 1998, the highest award for best team technical work in GE.