Professor

Phone: +86-027-87542669

Email: cxmao@hust.edu.cn

Academic Areas: Power system and Its Automation

Research Interests:

Mao Chengxiong is the professor of Dept. of Electrical Engineering, School of Electrical and Electronic Engineering inHuazhong University of Science and Technology (HUST). His research interests include power system operation and control, and applications of high power electronic technology to electric power systems. He focuses on excitation control of generator, electronic power transformer, power system dynamic simulation, and DC power transmission. He has published papers in the principal research journals in the area of electrical engineering. Moreover, he has coauthored two books and has been granted twenty-some Chinese patents. He is the recipient of the National Science and Technology Advance Award, Provincial and Ministerial-Level Science and TechnologyAdvanceAwards, and Gold Medal of the 41st International Exhibition of Inventions of Geneva. He has been awarded and supported by the Excellent Young Teachers Program and the New Century Excellent Talents of MOE, P.R.C.

Academic Degrees

Ph.D. in Power System and Its Automation, 1991, HUST.

M.S. in Power System and Its Automation, 1987, HUST.

B.S. in Electrical Engineering and Its Automation, 1984,HUST.

Professional Experience

HUST School of Electrical and Electronic Engineering, Professor (1997-present); 

HUST School of Electrical and Electronic EngineeringAssociate Professor (1994-1997);

HUST School of Electrical and Electronic Engineering, Lecturer(1991-1994);

Technische Universitaet Berlin Humboldt Foundation Scholar (1996-1997);

Queen's University of BelfastVisiting Scholar (1994-1995);

University of Calgary (Canada) Visiting Scholar (1989-1990).

Selected Publications

Books

Chengxiong Mao, Dan Wang, Shu Fan, Jiming Lu, Electronic Power Transformer. Beijing: China electric power Press, 2010. (in Chinese)

Jiming Lu, Chengxiong Mao, Shu Fan, Dan Wang, Microcomputer Excitation Control of Synchronous Generator. Beijing: China Electric Power Press, 2006. (in Chinese)

Journal Papers

Z. Chen, C. X. Mao, D. Wang, J. M. Lu, and Y. H. Zhou, "Design and Implementation of Voltage Source Converter Excitation System to Improve Power System Stability," IEEE Transactions on Industry Applications, vol. 52, pp. 2778-2788, Jul-Aug 2016.

T. L. Wei, C. X. Mao, J. M. Lu, D. Wang, Q. Y. Wang, and W. W. Wu, "Low cost hybrid reactive power compensator using coordination control strategies," IET Generation Transmission & Distribution, vol. 10, pp. 1805-1814, May 19 2016.

S. H. Gao, C. X. Mao, D. Wang, and J. M. Lu, "Dynamic performance improvement of DFIG-based WT using NADRC current regulators," International Journal of Electrical Power & Energy Systems, vol. 82, pp. 363-372, Nov 2016.

K. Zhang, C. X. Mao, J. M. Lu, D. Wang, J. F. Zhang, and X. Chen, "Power Control of Directly Driven Wind Generation System Based on Superconducting Magnetic Energy Storage," Electric Power Components and Systems, vol. 43, pp. 747-758, Apr 21 2015.

J. Tian, C. X. Mao, D. Wang, J. M. Lu, X. Liang, and Y. R. Liu, "Analysis and control of electronic power transformer with star-configuration under unbalanced conditions," IET Electric Power Applications, vol. 9, pp. 358-369, May 2015.

H. Huang, C. X. Mao, J. F. Zhang, J. M. Lu, and D. Wang, "Damping of interarea oscillations using electronic power transformer," International Transactions on Electrical Energy Systems, vol. 25, pp. 3155-3168, Nov 2015.

J. M. Lu, J. P. He, C. X. Mao, W. W. Wu, D. Wang, and W. J. Lee, "Design and Implementation of a Dual PWM Frequency Converter Used in Beam Pumping Unit for Energy Saving," IEEE Transactions on Industry Applications, vol. 50, pp. 2948-2956, Sep-Oct 2014.

K. Zhang, C. X. Mao, J. M. Lu, D. Wang, X. Chen, and J. F. Zhang, "Optimal control of state-of-charge of superconducting magnetic energy storage for wind power system," IET Renewable Power Generation, vol. 8, pp. 58-66, Jan 2014.

J. W. Yang, Z. Chen, C. X. Mao, D. Wang, J. M. Lu, J. B. Sun, M. Li, D. H. Li, and X. P. Li, "Analysis and assessment of VSC excitation system for power system stability enhancement," International Journal of Electrical Power &Energy Systems, vol. 57, pp. 350-357, May 2014.

K. Zhang, C. X. Mao, J. W. Xie, J. M. Lu, D. Wang, J. Zeng, X. Chen, and J. F. Zhang, "Determination of characteristic parameters of battery energy storage system for wind farm," IET Renewable Power Generation, vol. 8, pp. 22-32, Jan 2014.

J. M. Lu, J. P. He, C. X. Mao, W. W. Wu, D. Wang, and W. J. Lee, "Design and Implementation of a Dual PWM Frequency Converter Used in Beam Pumping Unit for Energy Saving," IEEE Transactions on Industry Applications, vol. 50, pp. 2948-2956, Sep-Oct 2014.

H. B. Lou, C. X. Mao, D. Wang, J. M. Lu, and L. B. Wang, "Fundamental modulation strategy with selective harmonic elimination for multilevel inverters," IET Power Electronics, vol. 7, pp. 2173-2181, Aug 2014.

B. Tian, C. X. Mao, J. M. Lu, D. Wang, Y. He, Y. P. Duan, and J. Qiu, "400 V/1000 kVA Hybrid Automatic Transfer Switch," IEEE Transactions on Industrial Electronics, vol. 60, no. 12, pp. 5422-5435, Dec 2013.

Chengxiong Mao, Jinping He,Dan Wang, Jiming Lu, “Multivariable Feedback Linearization Scheme for New Excitation Systems based on Full Controlled Devices,” Proceedings of the CSEE, vol.33, no.22, pp.53-60, Aug 2013. (in Chinese)

Y. Yi, C. X. Mao, D. Wang, and J. M. Lu, "Analysis of the Internal Electrical Characteristics of Electronic Power Transformers," Journal of Power Electronics, vol. 13, pp. 746-756, Sep 2013.

J. Yang, C. Mao, D. Wang, J. Lu, X. Fu, and X. Chen, "Fast and continuous on-load voltage regulator based on electronic power transformer," IET Electric Power Applications, vol. 7, pp. 499-508, 2013.

H. Huang, C. Mao, J. Lu, and D. Wang, "Small-signal modelling and analysis of wind turbine with direct drive permanent magnet synchronous generator connected to power grid," IET Renewable Power Generation, vol. 6, No. 1, pp. 48-58, Jan 2012.

D. Wang, C. X. Mao, J. M. Lu, J. P. He, and H. B. Liu, "Auto-balancing transformer based on power electronics," Electric Power Systems Research, vol. 80, pp. 28-36, Jan 2010.

H. B. Liu, C. X. Mao, J. M. Lu, and D. Wang, "Optimal regulator-based control of electronic power transformer for distribution systems," Electric Power Systems Research, vol. 79, pp. 863-870, Jun 2009.

H. B. Liu, C. X. Mao, J. M. Lu, and D. Wang, "Electronic power transformer with supercapacitors storage energy system," Electric Power Systems Research, vol. 79, pp. 1200-1208, Aug 2009.

H. Lou, C. Mao, J. Lu, D. Wang, and W. J. Lee, "Pulse width modulation AC/DC converters with line current harmonics minimisation and high power factor using hybrid particle swarm optimisation," IET Power Electronics, vol. 2, No. 6, pp. 686-696, Nov 2009.

Dan Wang, Chengxiong Mao, Jiming Lu, “Coordinated Control of EPT and Generator Excitation System for Multidouble-circuit Transmission Lines System”, IEEE Transactions on power Delivery, vol. 23, no.1, pp.371-379, 2008.

S. Fan, C. Mao, L. Chen, Next-day electricity-price forecasting using a hybrid network, IET Generation,Transm. Distrib., vol.1, no.1, pp. 176-182, Jan. 2007

Lou, H., Mao, C., Wang, D., Lu, J., “PWM optimisation for three-level voltage inverter based on clonal selection algorithm”, IETElectric Power Applications, vol.1, no.6, pp.870-878, Nov. 2007

D. Wang, C. X. Mao, J. M. Lu, S. Fan, and F. Z. Peng, "Theory and application of distribution electronic power transformer," Electric Power Systems Research, vol. 77, pp. 219-226, Mar 2007.

S. Fan, C. Mao, L. Chen, “Optimal coordinated PET and generator excitation control for power systems,” International Journal of Electrical Power & Energy Systems, vol. 28, no. 3, pp. 158-165, 2006

Weibo Li, Chengxiong Mao, Jiming Lu, “Study of the Virtual Instrumentation Applied to Measure Pulsed Heavy Currents”, IEEE Transactions on Instrumentation and Measurement, vol.54,no.1,pp.284-288, Feb. 2005。

Chengxiong Mao, Shu Fan, Dan Wang, et al, “Theory of power electronic transformer and its applications (I),” High Voltage Engineering, Vol.29, No.10, pp.4-6, 2003.  (in Chinese)

Fan Shu, Mao Chengxiong, Lu Jiming, “Real-time excitation controller using neural networks,” Engineering intelligent systems, vol.11, no.3, pp.151-156, 2003

Chengxiong Mao, Weibo Li, Jiming Lu, Shu Fan, “Study of the Common-mode Voltage in a High-voltage ASD’s System,” Proceedings of the CSEE, vol.23, no.9, pp.57-62, Sep 2003. (in Chinese)

C.X. Mao, B. Kulicke, “Improvement of the simulation method of power-system dynamics,” European Transactions on Electrical Power, vol.9, no.2, pp. 85-92, March /April 1999.

C.X. Mao and Q.H. Qin, “Coupled torsional-flexural vibration of shaft systems in mechanical engineering-II. FE-TM impedance coupling method,” Computers & Structures, vol.58, no.4, pp. 845-849, 1996

C.X. Mao, J. Fan, O.P. Malik, G.S. Hope, “Studies of real-time adaptive optimal excitation controller and adaptive optimal power system stabilizer,” IEEE Trans. on Energy Conversion, vol.7, no.3, pp. 598-605, Sept. 1992

C.X. Mao, O.P. Malik, G.S. Hope, J. Fan, “An adaptive generator excitation controller based on linear optimal control,” IEEE Trans. on Energy conversion, vol.5, no.4, pp.673-678, Dec 1990.

C.X. Mao, K.S. Prakash, O.P. Malik, G.S. Hope, J. Fan, “Implementation and laboratory test results for an adaptive power system stabilizer based on linear optimal control,” IEEE Trans. on Energy Conversion, vol.5, no.4, pp. 666-672, Dec.1990.

Awards and Honors

National Science and Technology Advance Award, 2003, The State Council of P.R.C

Excellent Young Teachers Program of MOE, P.R.C, 2003, Ministry of Education

Program for New Century Excellent Talents in University, 2004, Ministry of Education

Courses Taught

Automation of Power System, for undergraduate students

DC Power Transmission, for undergraduate students

Modern Control Theory, for graduate students

Electric Power Conversion, Transmission and Storage of Renewable Energy Sources, for Ph.D. students

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