Ning Zhang
  Associate Professor
  Power system planning, multiple energy system integration, wind power photovoltaic,
  concentrated solar power, solar thermoelectric power, power system operation optimization
  West Main Building, 3-206
  Department of Electrical Engineering, Tsinghua University
  Beijing, 100084, P. R. China
  ningzhang@tsinghua.edu.cn    +86-10-62794361
  http://www.researchgate.net/profile/Ning_Zhang17
  http://orcid.org/0000-0003-0366-4657
  https://scholar.google.com/citations?user=Up5OjyEAAAAJ&hl=en


ing Zhang got B.Sc. degree of electrical engineering and Excellent Graduate Student Award from Tsinghua University, Beijing, China in 2007. He got his Ph.D of electrical engineering, Excellent Doctoral Thesis Award and Excellent Graduate Student Award from Tsinghua University in 2012. He completed my two-year research as a post doctor and was assigned to work in Tsinghua University in 2014. He was a research associate in The University of Manchester from Oct. 2010 to Jul. 2011 and a research assistant in Harvard University from Dec. 2013 to Mar 2014. His research interests include power system planning, multiple energy system integration, wind power photovoltaic, concentrated solar power research projects including National Natural Science Foundation of China, National Key Research and Development Program of China (sub-task), The State Key Laboratories Development Program of China, and several projects from industry. He was awarded The Twelfth Tsinghua University-Yokoyama Ryoji Outstanding Paper Award, one hundred most influential papers and top articles in outstanding S&T journal of China in 2012, Electric Power System Research Reviewer Award form Elsevier in 2013, Applied Energy Reviewer Award in 2015 and Power System Technology Reviewer Award in 2016. He serves as the associate editor of CSEE Journal of Power and Energy Systems (CSEE JPES) and the Editorial Board Member of Protection and Control of Modern Power Systems (PCMP). He is the peer reviewer of more than 10 international journal including IEEE TPWRS, IEEE TSTE, IEEE TSG, IEEE TEC, IEEE PESL, IET RPG, IET GTD. He is also the peer reviewer of Proceedings of the CSEE, Automation of Electric Power Systems, Power System Technology, Electric Power Construction and Southern Power System Technology.


2007/09-2012/07 Ph.D, Power System Automation, Department of Electrical Engineering, Tsinghua University, China
2003/09-2007/07 Bachelor degree of Electrical Engineering, Department of Electrical Engineering, Tsinghua University, China


2017/01-Present, Associate Professor, Department of Electrical Engineering, Tsinghua University, Beijing, China
2016/06-2016/12, Assistant Professor, Department of Electrical Engineering, Tsinghua University, Beijing, China
2014/09-2016/06, Lecturer, Department of Electrical Engineering, Tsinghua University, Beijing, China
2013/12-2014/03, Research Assistant, School of Engineering and Applied Sciences, Harvard University, US
2012/07-2014/07, Research Assistant (Post doctor), Department of Electrical Engineering, Tsinghua University, China
2010/10-2011/07, Research Assistant, School of Electrical & Electronic Engineering, The University of Manchester, UK

Research Award
Silver Medal, International Exhibition of Inventions of Geneva 2016
Silver award, Beijing Invention and Innovation Contest 2016.
Reviewer Award, Power System Technology, 2016
Reviewer Award, Applied Energy, 2015
Institute Prize, IEEE Global Energy Forecasting Competition 2015
The Twelfth Tsinghua University-Yokoyama Ryoji Outstanding Thesis Award, for the thesis of “Dependent probabilistic sequence operation in wind power outputs analysis”, 2015
Best Paper Reward, Wind energy Grid-Adaptive Technologies, for the paper of “Clustered wind farms planning considering the capacity credit using ordinal optimization technique”, 2014
Reviewer Award, Electric Power System Research, 2013
Annual Award for Publishing a Paper of One-hundred Most Influential Scholar Papers, for the paper of “Impact of large-scale wind farm connecting with power grid on peak load regulation demand”, 2012
Frontrunner 5000, Top Articles in Outstanding S&T Journals of China, for the paper of “Impact of large-scale wind farm connecting with power grid on peak load regulation demand”, 2012
Excellent Doctoral Thesis of Tsinghua University, for the thesis of “Clustered wind power analysis and decision making methodology considering spatial dependency”, 2012/09
Excellent Graduate Student of Tsinghua University, 2012/07
Excellent Graduate Student of Beijing, 2012/07
The third prize, State Grid of China, Prize for Progress in Science and Technology, for the project of “Market Mechanism and Decision Analysis for Large-scale Outgoing Power Bases for Gansu Provincial Power Grid”, 2011
The second prize, Southern Grid Corporation of China, Prize for Progress in Science and Technology, for the project of “Technology Supporting and Information Management System for Energy-shaving Power Generation Dispatch in Guangdong Province”, 2009


(1) Professional Society Membership
IEEE Member
IET Member
Journal of China Electric Power Research Institute, Committee of Experts
China Variable-Generation Integration Group (CVIG), Member
(2) Peer reviewer in Journals
IEEE Transactions on Power Systems
IEEE Transactions on Sustainable Energy
IEEE Transactions on Smart Grid
IEEE Transactions on Energy Conversion
IEEE Power Engineering Letters
IET Generation, Transmission and Distribution
IET Renewable Power Generation
Applied Energy
Electric Power Systems Research
Journal of Electrical Engineering and Technology
CSEE Journal of Power and Energy Systems (JPES)
Journal of Modern Power Systems and Clean Energy
Protection and Control of Modern Power Systems (PCMP)
Proceedings of the Chinese Society of Electrical Engineering (in Chinese)
Automation of Electric Power Systems (in Chinese)
Power System Technology (in Chinese)
Southern Power System Technology (in Chinese)
Electric Power Construction (in Chinese)
Power System Protection and Control (in Chinese)
 (3) Peer reviewer in Conferences
IEEE PES General Meeting 2015 (GM 2015)
IEEE PES General Meeting 2016 (GM 2016)
IEEE International Conference on Probabilistic Methods Applied to Power System 2016 (PMAPS 2016)
IEEE Electrical Power and Energy Conference 2015 (EPEC 2016)
Power Systems Computation Conference (PSCC'16)
(3) Peer reviewer for Foundations
National Science foundation of China 2016
(4) Chair and Technical Committee of Conference
Organizing Committee & Session Chair: IEEE International Conference on Probabilistic Methods Applied to Power System 2016
Editorial Board: Protection and Control of Modern Power Systems (PCMP)
Invited Associate Editor: Research and Application of Blockchain technique in the Energy Internet, Proceedings of the Chinese Society of Electrical Engineering
Panel Session Chair, IEEE PES General Meeting 2017, Accommodating intermittent renewable energy by multiple energy systems integration: forecasting, operations and planning
Session Chair: International Conference on Probabilistic Methods Applied to Power Systems (PMAPS 2016)
Panel Session Chair, IEEE PES General Meeting 2016 Offering, pricing and managing uncertainty and variability in power system operations with significant renewable energy integration,
Chair: 2016 THU-DTU Joint Seminar on Renewable Energy
Session Chair: International Conference on Renewable Power Generation, RPG 2015 PV systems technology
Session Chair, The 2nd China-Korea Joint Seminar on Wind Energy Grid-Adaptive Technology 2013, 16–18 Oct., 2012, Beijing China


(1)Research Interests
Generation & Transmission Expansion Planning
Power system uncertainty modeling and risk assessment
Power system operation simulation
Generation & transmission expansion planning model and algorithms
Multiple energy system integration
Energy hub modeling, operation and planning
Network modeling and planning of multiple energy system integration
Economics of multiple energy system integration
Renewable Energy
Modeling and simulating the stochastic behavior of wind power, photovoltaic, concentrated solar power
Power system planning and operation with high share of renewable energy
The capacity credit of renewable energy
Renewable energy accommodation capability evaluation
Economics and electricity market involving renewable energy
Power System Operation
Stochastic unit commitment
Probabilistic load flow analysis
Power system operator with energy router
Power system operation under big data perspective

(2)Selected Academic Funds
2016-2020, Fundamental Theory of Planning and Operation for Power Systems with High Share of Renewable Energy Generations, The National Key Research and Development Program of China (2016YFB0900102) (Sub-task)
2017-2020, Flexible operation mechanism and planning methodology for concentrated solar power integrated power system to promote the accommodation of intermittent energy, National Natural Science Foundation of China (51677096) (PI)
2017-2021, Fundamental research on low-carbon and efficient multiple energy systems towards renewable energy integration, National Natural Science Foundation of China (51620105007) (PI)
2015-2018, Coordinated operation and planning of electric power / heat / cold / gas integrated energy system based on concentrated solar thermal power station. singhua University Initiative Scientific Research Program (No. 20151080418) (PI)
2015-2016, Methodology of flexible operation and planning optimization for concentrated solar power with complementary multiple energy sources. State Key Lab funded Project (No.SKLD1M08) (PI)
2014-2016, Power system short-term operation optimization and decision-making methodology considering intermittent energy spatio-temporal correlation.National Natural Science Foundation of China (51307092) (PI)
2013-2014, Power generation and transmission coordination planning method considering spatio-temporal correlated wind power integration. China Postdoctoral Science Foundation special funded project (2013T60113) (PI)
2012-2014, Decision making and assessment of power system planning considering large scale clustered wind power integration. China Postdoctoral Science Foundation funded project (2012M520272) (PI)
2011-2014, Research and Development on Multi-time-and-space Scale Dispatch System for Intermittent Power GenerationThe National High-Tech Research and Development Program (863) of China, Ministry of Science and Technology. (Participator)

(3)Selected Industry Projects
2016-2017, Key technologies of power system planning based on the integration of operation simulation and power flow analyses, State Grid of China (PI)
2015-2016, Key technologies of large scale UHV and UHVDC hybrid power system planning and operation simulation. State Grid of China (PI)
2015-2016, Spatial and temporal characteristics of high altitude large PV / wind power base and its impact on the power supply adequacy. Economic Institute of Qinghai Electric Power Company of State Grid (PI)
2014-2016, Power system planning technology considering large scale renewable energy, models and evaluation methods. Energy Research Institute of State Grid (Participator)
2013-2014, Long term renewable energy accommodation assessment in China Southern Power Grid. China Southern Power Grid Company (Participator)
2012-2013, Key technology to construct large-scale power grid. State Grid of China (Participator)
2014-2015, Operation efficiency of planning scheme of Jiangsu power grid, methodology and platform development. Economic Institute of Jiangsu Electric Power Company of State Grid (Participator)
2013-2014, Research and application of wind power planning technology considering resource and grid flexibility. State Grid of China (Participator)
2013-2014, Development and demonstrative application of renewable energy accommodation capability analysis and evaluation platform. China Electric Power Research Institute (Participator)
2012-2013, Modeling uncertainties and risk evaluation of power grid. Jiangxi Electric Power Research Institute (Participator)
2012-2013, Wind power Simulation software, Jiangsu Electric Power Company (Participator)
2012-2013, Power system planning platform for Jiangsu power grid. Jiangsu Electric Power Company (Participator)
2011/10-2011/12, Offshore wind power integration in Guangdong Province. Guangdong Electric Power Company (Participator)
2011-2012, Generation and transmission coordinated planning under the low-carbon society, Hebei Electric Power Company (Participator)
2009-2010, Models and operation mode of renewable energy in power system dispatch. State Grid of China (Participator)
2010/09-2010/12, Long-distance delivery of electricity from Gansu province.Gansu Electric Power Company (Participator)


Ning Zhang has published more than 60 papers, 22 of which are indexed by SCI. He has six invention patents and six computer software copyrights. His papers have over 350 citations in Scopus and have over 600 citations with an H index of 13 on Google Scholar.

(1)International Journal Papers
1)Jingkun Liu, Ning Zhang, Chongqing Kang, Daniel Kirschen, Qing Xia. Cloud energy storage for residential and small commercial consumers: A business case study. Applied Energy. 2017, 188: 226–236. (SCI,EI)
2)Jingwei Yang, Ning Zhang, Chongqing Kang, Qing Xia A State-Independent Linear Power Flow Model with Accurate Estimation of Voltage Magnitude, IEEE Transactions on Power Systems, accepted, in press. doi: 10.1109/TPWRS.2016.2617466. (SCI,EI)
3)Yi Wang, Ning Zhang, Qixin Chen, Jingwei Yang, Chongqing Kang; Junhui Huang, Dependent discrete convolution based probabilistic load flow for the active distribution system, IEEE Transactions on Sustainable Energy. accepted, in press. doi: 10.1109/TSTE.2016.2640340. (SCI,EI)
4)Zhifang Yang, Anjan Bose, Haiwang Zhong, Ning Zhang, Jeremy Lin, Qing Xia, and Chongqing Kang LMP Revisited: A Linear Model for the Loss-Embedded LMP, in IEEE Transactions on Power Systems. accepted, in press. doi: 10.1109/TPWRS.2017.2648816. (SCI,EI)
5)Zhifang Yang, Anjan. Bose; Haiwang Zhong, Ning Zhang, Qing Xia; Chongqing Kang, Optimal Reactive Power Dispatch with Accurately Modeled Discrete Control Devices: A Successive Linear Approximation Approach, in IEEE Transactions on Power Systems. accepted, in press. doi: 10.1109/TPWRS.2016.2608178. (SCI,EI)
6)Ershun Du, Ning Zhang, Chongqing Kang, Benjamin Kroposki, Han Huang, Miao Miao, Qing Xia, Managing wind power uncertainty through strategic reserve purchasing, IEEE Transactions on Power Systems, accepted, in press. doi: 10.1109/TPWRS.2016.2617466. (SCI,EI)
7)Ning Zhang, Xi Lu, Chris P. Nielsen, Michael B. McElroy, Xinyu Chen, Yu Deng, Chongqing Kang. Reducing curtailment of wind electricity in China by employing electric boilers for heat and pumped hydro for energy storage. Applied Energy. 2016, 184: 987–994. (SCI,EI)
8)Ning Zhang, Chongqing Kang, Chanan Singh, and Qing Xia. Copula based dependent discrete convolution for power system uncertainty analysis. IEEE Transactions on Power Systems, 2016, 31(6): 5204-5205. (SCI,EI)
9)Ti Xu, Ning Zhang. Coordinated Operation of Concentrated Solar Power and Wind Resources for the Provision of Energy and Reserve Services. IEEE Transactions on Power Systems, accepted, in press. DOI: 10.1109/TPWRS.2016.2571561. (SCI,EI)
10)Di Wu, Ning Zhang, Chongqing Kang, Yi Ge, Zhenjian Xie, Junhui Huang. Techno-economic analysis of   contingency reserve allocation scheme for combined UHV DC and AC receiving-end power system. CSEE Journal of Power & Energy Systems, 2016, 2(2):62-70. (SCI收录, IDS number: EC0FT, WOS: 000387774500008)
11)Qianyao Xu, Chongqing Kang, Ning Zhang, Yi Ding, Qing Xia, Rongfu Sun, and Jianfei Xu. A probabilistic method for determining grid-accommodable wind power capacity based on multi-scenario system operation simulation. IEEE Transactions on Smart Grid, 2016, 7(1): 400-409, Jan. (SCI, IDS number: CZ7SH, WOS: 000367299800041, EI: 20150100400687)
12)Ning Zhang, Chongqing Kang, Qing Xia, Yi Ding, Yuehui Huang, Rongfu Sun, Junhui Huang, and Jianhua Bai. A Convex Model of Risk-Based Unit Commitment for Day-Ahead Market Clearing Considering Wind Power Uncertainty. IEEE Transactions on Power Systems, 2015, 30(3): 1582-1592. (SCI,IDS number:CG9MX, WOS: 000353641000050, EI ,EI20151800801671)
13)Xiaoming Dong, Chongqing Kang, Ning Zhang, Huaguang Yan, Junxia Meng, Xinsheng Niu and Xin Tian Estimating life-cycle energy payback ratio of overhead transmission line toward low carbon development. Journal of Modern Power Systems and Clean Energy, 2015,3(1):123-130 (SCI, IDS number: CV6GH, WOS:000364376000013)
14)Yi Wang, Ning Zhang, Chongqing Kang, Qianyao Xu, Hui Li, Jinyu Xiao, Zhidong Wang, Rui Shi, Shuai Wang. Ordinal Optimization Theory Based Planning for Clustered Wind Farms Considering the Capacity Credit. Journal of Electrical Engineering and Technology. 2015(5), 1930-1939 (SCI, IDS number: CP8SW, WOS: 000360165600002, EI: 20153501208912)
15)Qianyao Xu, Ning Zhang, Chongqing Kang, Qing Xia, Dawei He, Chun Liu, Yuehui Huang, Lu Cheng, and Jianhua Bai. A game theoretical pricing mechanism for multi-area spinning reserve trading considering wind power uncertainty. IEEE Transactions on Power Systems, 2015 31(2): 1084-1095. (SCI, IDS number: DG4CH, WOS:000372017600022, EI: 20152000854681)
16)Qianyao Xu, Dawei He, Ning Zhang, Chongqing Kang, Qing Xia, Jianhui Bai and Junhui Huang. A short-term wind power forecasting approach with adjustment of numerical weather prediction input by data mining. IEEE Transactions on Sustainable Energy, 2015, 6(4): 1283-1291, (SCI, IDS number: CR9MS, WOS: 000361680800012, EI: 20152300925534)
17)Xiaoming Dong, Chongqing Kang, Hua Sun, Ning Zhang, Analysis of the power transfer limit considering the thermal balance of the overhead conductor. IET Generation, Transmission & Distribution. 2015, 9(14): 2007 - 2013 (SCI收录, IDS number: CV3YS, WOS: 000364203200021, EI: 20154401474017)
18)Ning Zhang, Chongqing Kang, Qing Xia, Ji Liang. Modeling conditional forecast error for wind power in generation scheduling. IEEE Transactions on Power Systems, 2014, 29(3): 1316-1324. (SCI, IDS Number:AG4OH,WOS:000335399100032, EI20141917691782).
19)Ning Zhang, Chongqing Kang, Daniel S. Kirschen, Qing Xia, Weimin Xi, Junhui Huang, Qian Zhang. Planning pumped storage capacity for wind power integration. IEEE Transactions on Sustainable Energy, 2013, 4(2): 393-401. (SCI, IDS: 969SU  WOS:00030607940000, EI: 20134416911467)
20)Ning Zhang, Chongqing Kang, Qing Xia, Daniel Kirschen. Rigorous model for evaluating wind power capacity credit. IET Renewable Power Generation, 2013, 7(5): 504-513 (SCI, IDS: 231XH WOS: 000325451200013 EI: 20131416173219)
21)Ning Zhang, Chongqing Kang, Qianyao Xu, Jiang Changming, Chen Zhixu, Liu Jun. Modelling and simulating the spatio-temporal correlations of clustered wind power using copula. Journal of Electrical Engineering & Technology, 2013, 8(6): 1615-1625 (SCI, IDS: 206XU WOS:000323560600009 EI 20133516677902)
22)Ning Zhang, Chongqing Kang, Changgang Duan, Xiaojun Tang, Jianjun Huang, Zhan Lu, Weizhou Wang, Jiaqing Qi. Simulation methodology of multiple wind farms operation considering wind speed correlation. International Journal of Power and Energy Systems, 2010, 30(4): 264-273. (EI: 20101512843032) Proceedings of the IASTED International Conference on Modelling, Simulation, and Identification, MSI 2009, Beijing, China, 2009. (EI: 20110913703964)
23)Ning Zhang, Chongqing Kang, Jingkun Liu, Jianbo Xin, Junbiao Wan, Jing Hu, Wenxiao Wei. Mid-short-term risk assessment of power systems considering impact of external environment, Journal of Modern Power Systems and Clean Energy, 2013, 1(2): 118-126. (SCI, IDS number: V41DP, WOS: 000209527200005)

(2)Conference Papers
1)Qi Zeng, Ning Zhang, Yi Wang, Yuxiao Liu, Chongqing Kang, Zhijian Zeng, Wei Yang, Min Luo. An Optimum regression approach for analyzing weather influence on the energy consumption. 2016 International Conference on Probabilistic Methods Applied to Power Systems (2016 PMAPS), Beijing, China, 2016.10.16-20. (EI)
2)Jiangnan Cheng, Ning Zhang, Yi Wang, Chongqing Kang, Evaluating the Spatial Correlations of Multi-Area Load Forecasting Errors 2016 International Conference on Probabilistic Methods Applied to Power Systems (2016 PMAPS), Beijing, China, 2016.10.16-20. (EI)
3)Jianqiang Miao, Ning Zhang, Chongqing Kang. Generalized Steady-state Model for Energy Router with Applications in Power Flow Calculation. 2016 IEEE Power & Energy Society General Meeting, Article number: 16PESGM0765. Boston, MA, United States, 2016.7.17. (EI: 20165003116932)
4)Ershun Du, Ning Zhang, Chonqqing Kang, Miao Miao, Xu Tian. Exploring the Flexibility of CSP for Wind Power Integration Using Interval Optimization. 2016 IEEE Power & Energy Society General Meeting, Article number: 16PESGM1253. Boston, MA, United States, 2016.7.17. (EI: 20165003116658)
5)Jingwei Yang, Ning Zhang, Chongqing Kang, Qing Xia, Miao Miao, Xu Tian. Assessing the Dispatch Flexibility of Coordinated Solar and Hydro Generation. 2016 IEEE Power & Energy Society General Meeting, Article number: 16PESGM0907. Boston, MA, United States, 2016.7.17. (EI: 20165003117131)
6)Ershun Du, Ning Zhang, Chongqing Kang. Comparison between Deterministic and Probabilistic Methods for Evaluating Grid-Accommodative Wind Power Capacity. Proceedings of the International Council on Large Electric Systems 2016 (CIGRE 2016), 2016.8.21-26.
7)Ershun Du, Ning Zhang, Chongqing Kang, Jianhui Bai and Lu Cheng, Yi Ding. Impact of wind power scenario reduction techniques on stochastic unit commitment. Proceedings of the Second International Symposium on Stochastic Models in Reliability Engineering, Life Science and Operations Management (SMRLO’16), 2016. 2.15-18, Be’er-Sheva, Israel. (EI,20161902347954)
8)Jingkun Liu, Ning Zhang, Chongqing Kang, Jianhua Bai, Lu Cheng, Jian Tan, Zhenjian Xie, Junhui Huang. Geographical Impacts of Natural Disaster on Power System Reliability. 2015 IEEE Power & Energy Society General Meeting, Article number:15PESGM0906, Denver, CO, United States, 2015.7.26. (EI, 20160601898421)
9)Qianyao Xu, Ning Zhang, Jianhua Bai, Lu Cheng, Dawei He, Chongqing Kang and Shan Li. Day-ahead Tie-line Power Flow Scheduling Considering Wind Power Integration Based on the Renewable Portfolio Standard in China. International Conference on Electrical Engineering (ICEE 2015). Hong Kong, China, 2015.7.5.
10)Ning Zhang, Chongqing Kang, Qianyao Xu, Hui Li, Jinyu Xiao, Zhidong Wang, Rui Shi, Shuai Wang. Clustered wind farms planning considering the capacity credit using ordinal optimization technique. Wind energy Grid-Adaptive Technologies 2014, 2014:123-130
11)Qianyao Xu, Ning Zhang, Chongqing Kang, Ruoyang Wang, Jiangran Wang, Zhengpai Cui, Zhigang Yang. Day-ahead battery scheduling in microgrid considering wind power uncertainty using ordinal optimization. 2014 North American Power Symposium (NAPS). Pullman, WA, US. (EI20145100345385)
12)Ning Zhang, Chongqing Kang, Xu Qianyao, Evaluating the Spatial-Temporal Correlations of Clustered Wind Power, Proceedings of International Conference on Wind energy Grid-Adaptive Technologies 2012, Jeju, Korea, 2012. (EI:20134416911467)
13)Ning Zhang, Chongqing Kang. D. S. Kirschen, Weimin Xi, Junhui Huang, Qian Zhang. Thermal generation operating cost variations with wind power integration. 2011 IEEE Power & Energy Society General Meeting, Detroit, USA, 2011. (EI: 20114914586309, ISTP: 12303624)
14)Ning Zhang, Luis F. Ochoa, Daniel S. Kirschen. Investigating the impact of demand side management on residential customers, Proceedings of IEEE/PES Innovative Smart Grid Technologies, Manchester, UK, 2011. (EI: 20122015016286, ISTP: 12577848)
15)Ning Zhang, Chongqing Kang, Qing Xia. Monthly load forecasting model considering seasonal decomposition and calendar effects. The International Conference on Electrical Engineering, Shenyang, China, 2009.
(3)Chinese Journal Papers
1)Ershun Du, Ning Zhang, Chonqing Kang, Miao Miao. Reviews and Prospects of the Operation and Planning Optimization for Grid Integrated Concentrating Solar Power, Zhongguo Dianji Gongcheng Xuebao/Proceedings of the Chinese Society of Electrical Engineering, v 36 n 21 p 5765-5775, Nov. 2016. (EI: 20164803052549)
2)Ning Zhang, Yi Wang, Chongqing Kang, Jiangnan Cheng, Dawei He. Blockchain technique in the Energy Internet: preliminary research framework and typical applications. Zhongguo Dianji Gongcheng Xuebao/Proceedings of the Chinese Society of Electrical Engineering, v 36, n 15, p 4011-4022, August 5, 2016. (EI: 20163402733979)
3)Yaohua Cheng, Ning Zhang, Chongqing Kang, Junxia Meng, Huaguang Yan. Low carbon transmission expansion planning considering demand side management. Dianli Xitong Zidonghua/Automation of Electric Power Systems, v 40, n 23, p 61-69, December 10, 2016. (EI: 20164903102006)
4)Chongqing Kang, Ershun Du, Ning Zhang, Qixin Chen, Han Huang, Shengyu Wu. Renewable Energy Trading in Electricity Market:Review and Prospect. Southern Power System Technology, v 10, n 3, p 16-23, Mar, 2016.
5)Xiao Chen, Xing Tong, Ning Zhang, Yongxian Yi, Kaining Luan, Yu Zhou. Intelligent multi-agent system for orderly power utilization: architecture and coordination mechanism design. Power System Protection and Control, v 44, n 9, p 75-82, May 1, 2016.
6)Qingguo Yan, Xing Tong, Ning Zhang, Xiao Chen, Yongxian Yi. A dynamic multi-level temporal and spatial coordination method for orderly power utilization based on customer load curtailment cost characteristics. Dianwang Jishu/Power System Technology, v 40, n 2, p 425-432, February 5, 2016. (EI: 20161002073294)
7)Hongliang Wu, Yaohua Cheng, Ning Zhang, Baorong Zhou, Siyu Lu, Chongqing Kang. A study on power carbon emission quota allocation in interprovincial carbon trading mechanism. Dianwang Jishu/Power System Technology, v 40, n 11, p 3440-3445, November 5, 2016. (EI: 20164603004705)
8)Yi Wang, Ning Zhang, Chongqing Kang. Review and Prospect of Optimal Planning and Operation of Energy Hub in Energy Internet. Proceedings of the Chinese Society of Electrical Engineering, v 35, n 22, p 5669-5681. Nov, 2015. (EI: 20155101695965)
9)Ershun Du, Yanlong Sun, Ning Zhang, Songsong Chen, Guixiong He, Chongqing Kang. Transmission expansion planning modelfacilitating low-carbon power sources' development. Dianwang Jishu/Power System Technology, v 39, n 10, p 2725-2730, October 5, 2015. (EI: 20154401475271)
10)Weijia Zhao, Ning Zhang, Chongqing Kang, Yuefeng Wang, Peng Li, Shuo Ma. A method of probabilistic distribution estimation of conditional forecast error for photovoltaic power generation. Dianli Xitong Zidonghua/Automation of Electric Power Systems, v 39, n 16, p 8-15, August 25, 2015. (EI: 20153601240688)
11)Zhang Ning, Kang Chongqing, Xiao Jinyu, Li Hui, Wang Zhidong, Shi Rui, and Wang Shuai. Review and prospect of wind power capacity credit. Proceedings of the CSEE, v 35 n 1 p 82-94, Jan. 2015. (EI: 20150600502512)
12)Jingkun Liu, Yong Li, Ning Zhang, Nan Liu, Guoqiang Chen. Approximately evaluating power system transient angle stability based on typical failure set. Power System Protection and Control, v 42, n 14, p 1-7, Jul. 16, 2014.
13)Zhang Xi, Kang Chongqing, Zhang Ning, Huang Yuehui, Liu Chun, Xu Jianfei. Analysis of Mid/Long Term Random Characteristics of Photovoltaic Power Generation. Automation of Electric Power Systems, v 38, n 6, p 6-13, March 10, 2014. (EI: 20141617585999)
14)Zhang Ning, Liu Jingkun. The ultra high voltage grid risk analysis and its assessment framework. Power System Protection and Control, v 41 n 1 p 109-114, 2013
15)Ji Zhen, Chen Qixin, Zhang Ning, Li Hui, Huang Junhui, Kang Chongqing. Low-carbon generation expansion planning model incorporating carbon capture power plant. Power System Technology,v 37 n 1 p 2689-2696, 2010. (EI: 20140117165757)
16)Bo Peng, Xu Chen, Qianyao Xu, Ning Zhang, Chongqing Kang. Preliminary research on power grid planning method aiming at accommodating new energy. Dianwang Jishu/Power System Technology, v 37, n 12, p 3386-3391, December 2013. (EI: 20140317203698)
17)Zhang Ning, Kang Chongqing, et al. Evaluation of receiving-end credible capacity for joint delivery of wind power and conventional electricity generation. Proceedings of the Chinese Society of Electrical Engineering, v 32 n 10 p 72-79, Apr.5, 2012. (EI: 20121915004248)
18)Zhang Ning, Kang Chongqing. Dependent probabilistic sequence operation in wind power outputs analysis. J Tsinghua Univ (Sci & Tech), v 52 n 5 p 704-709, May.5, 2012. (EI: 20122815240473)
19)Zhang Ning, Kang Chongqing. Numerical characteristics of dependent probabilistic sequence operations. J Tsinghua Univ (Sci & Tech), v 52 n 11 p 1559-1564, 2012. (EI: 20131416174419)
20)Yang Fan, Yong Lin, Qianyao Xu, Ning Zahng, Xinyu Chen. Analysis on the Characteristics of Wind Power Output in Guangdong Power Grid and Its Economic Evaluation. Southern Power System Technology, v 6, n 1, p 8-12, 2012.
21)Xu Qianyao, Kang Chongqing, Zhang Ning, Fan Yang, Zhu Haojun. A discussion on offshore wind power output characteristics and its accommodation. Automation of Electric Power Systems, v 35, n 22, p 54-59, November 25, 2011. (EI: 20115014603546)
22)Zhang Ning, Kang Chongqing, Chen Zhipin, Zhou Yutian. Wind power credible capacity evaluation model based on sequence operation. Proceedings of the Chinese Society of Electrical Engineering, v 31, n 25, p 1-9, September 5, 2011. (EI: 20113914375430)
23)Zhang Ning, Zhou Tianrui, Duan Changgang, Tang Xiaojun, Lu Zhan, Kang Chongqing. Impact of large-scale wind farm connecting with power grid on peak load regulation demand. Power System Technology,  v 34 n 1 p 152-158, 2010. (EI: 20101912917918)
24)Zhou Tianrui, Wang Xu, Zhang Qian, Zhang Ning, Huang Junhui, Wang Zhiwei, Kang Chongqing. Empirical research on impact of large-scale wind power on Jiangsu power system planning. Electric Power, v 42 n 2 p 11-15, 2010.
25)Qian Zhang, Xueling Zhu, Junhui Huang, Ning Zhang, Hu Li. Mathematical model and forecasting method of load duration curve. Electric Power, v 42, n 9, p 49-53, Sep. 2009.
26)Ning Zhang, Huikun Chen, Xiaoming Luo, Jialong Li, Qing Xia, Chongqing Kang. Model and Algorithm of Energy-Conservation Based Generation Dispatching for Guangdong Power Grid. Power System Technology, v 32, n 24, p 11-12, Dec.2008.
(4)Patent
1)Liu Kaijun, Zhang Ning, Liujing Kun , Chen Weijiang , Li Hui , Li Yong , Wang Zhi Dong , Wang Shuai. Fast identification method of power system transient angle stability based on typical fault set. Chinese Patent of Invention, Publication No: 201310669444, 2013.12.
2)Xu Qianyao, Kang Chongqing, Zhang Ning, Xia Qing. An identification method of multi-dimensional wind power consumption ability based on simulation of wind power. Chinese Patent of Invention, Publication No: ZL201210154906.X, 2014.01.
3)Zhang Ning, Kang Chongqing, Xia Qing , Wu Di , Liujing Kun , Xinjian Bo , Wan junbiao, Xiong Ning , Li Hui, Wang Zhidong. Power system weakness identification method based on the risk assessment. Chinese Patent of Invention, Publication No.: 103426056A, 2013.12.
4)Zhang Ning, Kang Chongqing, Xia Qing , Liu jingkun , Huang Tianen , Wu Di , Xinjian Bo , Wan Junbiao , Hu Jing, Xiong Ning. Power system risk assessment method considering disaster. Chinese Patent of Invention, Publication No.: 103440400A, 2013.12.
5)Hu jing, Wan junbiao, Xiong Ning, Kang Chongqing, Zhang Ning, Liu Jingkun, A cascading failure sampling method for power system risk assessment, Chinese Patent of Invention, Publication No.: ZL 201310519636.2, 2016.05.
6)Hu jing, Xin Jianbo, Wan junbiao, Kang Chongqing, Zhang Ning, Liu Jingkun, An accelerated sampling method for power system risk assessment based on fault set matching, Chinese Patent of Invention, Publication No.: ZL 201310522382.X, 2016.08.
(5)Computer Software Copyright
1)Chongqing Kang, Ning Zhang, Qing Xia, Qianyao Xu, Ershun Du, Zhen Ji. Power system chronological simulation software TH-DSED. Chinese Computer Software Copyright. 2013/6/3.
2)Chongqing Kang, Ning Zhang, Qing Xia, Xinyu Chen. Renewable energy capacity credit evaluation software TH-RECC. Chinese Computer Software Copyright. 2013/6/3.
3)Chongqing Kang, Ning Zhang, Qing Xia, Qianyao Xu, Tianrui Zhou. Clustered wind farm operation simulation software, TH-WPOS. Chinese Computer Software Copyright. 2013/6/3.
4)Ning Zhang, Chongqing Kang, Qing Xia, Ershun Du, Zhuang Tian. Transmission network planning optimization software TH-TSEP. Chinese Computer Software Copyright, 2013/10/16.
5)Ning Zhang, Chongqing Kang, Qing Xia,Jingkun Liu, Di Wu, Tianen Huang. Power system risk analysis software TH-PSRA. Chinese Computer Software Copyright. 2013/10/16.
6)Chongqing Kang, Zhen Ji, Ning Zhang, Qixin Chen, Qing Xia, Low-carbon power planning optimization software TH-PSEP. Chinese Computer Software Copyright. 2013/10/1.


Undergraduate Courses
2015,2016, Special English of Electrical Engineering (32 hours)
2015,2016, Renewable Energy and Its Integration (in charge of 4 hours out of 16 hours)
Teaching Assistance
2007, Undergraduate course “Power System Forecasting” (32 hours, Teacher: Prof. Chongqing Kang)
2012, Postgraduate course “Renewable Energy in Power System” (16 hours, Teacher: Prof. Mark O’Malley)


Project of B. S.: Zehan Qin (2015), Jiangnan Cheng (2017), Haoran Li (2017), Dingrui Li (2017)