Haiwang Zhong
  Internet of Energy, Smart Grid, Electricity Market, Power System Operations, Demand
  Response, Renewable Energy
  West Main Building, III-206,
  Power System Institute, Department of Electrical Engineering,
  Tsinghua University, Beijing, 100084, P. R. China
  Email: zhonghw@tsinghua.edu.cn
  Tel: +86-10-62794361, Fax: +86-10-62788166
  Personal Link:
  https://www.researchgate.net/profile/Haiwang_Zhong
  https://www.linkedin.com/profile/view?id=134483350


Haiwang Zhong (IEEE Member, IEEE PES Member) received his B.E. and Ph.D. degrees from Tsinghua University, China in 2008 and 2013 respectively. He was a research assistant in Texas A&M University from Aug. 2011 to Aug. 2012 and a visiting scholar in Virginia Tech from Sept. 2014 to Nov. 2014. He is currently working as an Assistant Professor at Department of Electrical Engineering, Tsinghua University. His research interests include: Smart Grid Operations & Planning, Electricity Market, and Demand Response. He has extensive academic and industrial experiences in power system economic operations. As the main developer, he has designed and implemented generation scheduling software for 10+ provincial power grid companies in China.
He received the ProSPER.Net-Scopus Young Scientist Award in 2014. He was awarded the Shandong Science & Technology Award in 2015. He won the Gold Medal in 44th Geneva International Invention Exhibition in 2016. And he is awarded as the principal investigator (PI) for 1 project from National Natural Science Foundation of China (NSFC) and several projects from State Grid Corporation of China.
He serves as the Secretary of the Demand Response Working Group under the IEEE PES Power System Analysis, Computing, and Economics Committee (PSACE) Committee. He serves as the Editor of International Transactions on Electrical Energy Systems.


2008.9~2013.7, Ph.D. in Electrical Engineering, Tsinghua University, China
2011.8~2012.8, Visiting Scholar, Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Texas A&M University, U.S.A.
2004.9~2008.7, B.E. in Electrical Engineering, Tsinghua University, China

2016.05 ~ present, Assistant Professor, Department of Electrical Engineering, Tsinghua University, China
2015.07 ~ 2016.05, Lecturer, Department of Electrical Engineering, Tsinghua University, China
2014.09 ~ 2014.11, Visiting Scholar, Advanced Research Institute, Virginia Tech, U.S.A.
2013.07 ~ 2015.07, Research Associate, Department of Electrical Engineering, Tsinghua University, China


(1) Research Awards
44th Geneva International Invention Exhibition, Gold Medal, 2016
10th Beijing Invention and Innovation Contest, Silver Award, 2016
The research and application on the pattern and key technologies for power generation dispatch with large-scale integration of wind power, Second Prize, Shandong Science & Technology Award, 2015
Excellent Post-doctoral Fellow, Tsinghua University, 2015
Excellent Reviewer for Journal of Modern Power Systems and Clean Energy (MPCE) in 2014
ProSPER.Net-Scopus Young Scientist Award 2014, awarded by Elsevier, ProSPER.Net and Alexander von Humboldt-Stiftung/Foundation, 2014
Excellent Campus-wide Ph.D Thesis Prize, Research on Models and Methods of Network Loss Embedded Day-ahead Generation and Load Scheduling, 2013.
Excellent Campus-wide Ph.D Graduate Award, 2013.
Excellent Ph.D Graduate Award in Beijing, 2013   

(1) Professional Society Membership
Member, IEEE
Member, Power & Energy Society, IEEE
Reviewer, Natural Science Foundation of China (NSFC)
 (2) Reviewer
IEEE Transactions on Power Systems
IEEE Transactions on Smart Grid
IEEE Transactions on Sustainable Energy
Energy
IET Renewable Power Generation
International Journal of Electrical Power and Energy Systems
International Transactions on Electrical Energy Systems
Journal of Modern Power Systems and Clean Energy (MPCE)
Modern Electric Power(in Chinese)
2015 IEEE Power & Energy Society Innovative Smart Grid Technology (ISGT)
(3) International Conference
Organizing Committee Member, 2016 International Conference on Probabilistic Methods Applied to Power Systems, Oct. 16-20, 2016 Beijing, China
Panel Session Chair, 2016 IEEE Power & Energy Society General Meeting, Jul. 17-21, 2016 Boston, US
Session Chair, China-Korea Joint Seminar on Wind Energy Grid-Adaptive Technology 2013

(4) Invited Talk

Fast Solutions for SCUC/SCED and Optimal Transmission Switching, California Institute of Technology (CalTech), Jul 25, 2015.
Optimal transmission switching (OTS) based on Auxiliary Inducement Function, Advanced Research Institute, Virginia Tech, Oct 8, 2014.
Research and Application of SCUC and SCED in China, Electric Power and Power Electronics Institute, Texas A&M University, Sep 14, 2011.
Research


(1)Selected International Journal Papers Since 2010
1)Zhifang Yang, Haiwang Zhong, Ning Zhang, Qing Xia, and Chongqing Kang. Improved DC Power Flow Equations with Reactive Power: Revealing the Intrinsic Quasi-Linear Relationship. IEEE Transactions on Power Systems. (accepted, in press)
2)Yang Wang, Daniel Kirschen, Haiwang Zhong, Qing Xia, and Chongqing Kang. Coordination of Generation Maintenance Scheduling in Electricity Markets. IEEE Transactions on Power Systems.(accepted, in press)
3)Xiaowen Lai, Haiwang Zhong, Qing Xia, and Chongqing Kang. Decentralized Intra-day Generation Scheduling for Multi-area Power Systems via Dynamic Multiplier-based Lagrangian Relaxation. IEEE Transactions on Power Systems. (accepted, in press)
4)Yang Bai, Haiwang Zhong, Qing Xia, and Chongqing Kang. A Two-Level Approach to AC Optimal Transmission Switching with an Accelerating Technique. IEEE Transactions on Power Systems. (accepted, in press)
5)Zhifang Yang, Haiwang Zhong, Qing Xia, Anjan Bose, and Chongqing Kang. Optimal Power Flow Based on Successive Linear Approximation of Power Flow Equations. IET Generation Transmission & Distribution. (accepted, in press)
6)Jianxiao Wang, Haiwang Zhong, Qing Xia, Chongqing Kang. Optimal Joint-Dispatch of Energy and Reserve for CCHP-Based Microgrids. IET Generation Transmission & Distribution. (accepted, in press)
7) Zhifang Yang, Haiwang Zhong, Qing Xia, and Chongqing Kang. Optimal Transmission Switching With Short-Circuit Current Limitation Constraints. IEEE Transactions on Power Systems, 2016, 31(2): 1278-1288.
8) Zhifang Yang, Haiwang Zhong, Qing Xia, and Chongqing Kang. A Structural Transmission Cost Allocation Scheme Based on Elaborate Capacity Usage Identification. IEEE Transactions on Power Systems, 2016, 31(4): 2876-2884.
9)Yang Wang, Haiwang Zhong, Qing Xia, Daniel Kirschen, and Chongqing Kang. An approach for Integrated Generation and Transmission Maintenance Scheduling Considering N-1 Contingencies. IEEE Transactions on Power Systems, 2016, 31(3): 2225-2233.
10) Yang Wang, Haiwang Zhong, Qing Xia, Chongqing Kang, Tieqiang Wang, Xin Cao. Coordination of generation maintenance scheduling and long-term SCUC with energy constraints and N-1 contingency. IET Generation Transmission & Distribution, 2016, 10(2): 325-333.
11) Haiwang Zhong, Qing Xia, Ye Xia, Chongqing Kang, Le Xie, Wen He and Huiling Zhang. Integrated Dispatch of Generation and Load: A Pathway Towards Smart Grids. Electric Power Systems Research, 2015, 120: 206-213.
12) Haiwang Zhong, Qing Xia, Chongqing Kang, Maosheng Ding, Jianguo Yao, and Shengchun Yang. An Efficient Decomposition Method for Integrated Dispatch of Generation and Load. IEEE Transactions on Power Systems, 2015, 30(6): 2923-2933
13)Xiaowen Lai, Le Xie, Qing Xia, Haiwang Zhong, and Chongqing Kang. Decentralized Multi-Area Economic Dispatch via Dynamic Multiplier-based Lagrangian Relaxation. IEEE Transactions on Power Systems, 2015, 30(6): 2225-2233.
14) Yang Bai, Haiwang Zhong, Qing Xia, Chongqing Kang, and Le Xie. A Decomposition Method for Security-Constrained Unit Commitment with AC Power Flow Constraints. Energy, 2015, 88: 595-603.
15)Jianxiao Wang, Haiwang Zhong, Qing Xia, and Chongqing Kang. Transmission Planning Method considering both Short-circuit and N-1 contingency constraints. Journal of Modern Power Systems and Clean Energy, 2015, 3(3):312–320.
16)Sijie Chen, Qixin Chen, Qing Xia, Haiwang Zhong, and Chongqing Kang. N-1 security assessment approach based on the steady-state security distance. IET Generation Transmission & Distribution, 2015, 9(15): 2419–2426.
17)Haiwang Zhong, Qing Xia, Yuguo Chen and Chongqing Kang. Energy-Saving Generation Dispatch Toward Sustainable Electric Power Industry. Energy Policy, 2015, 83: 14-25.
18)Yang Bai, Haiwang Zhong, Qing Xia, Yaozhong Xin, and Chongqing Kang. Inducing-Objective-Function-Based Method for Long-Term SCUC with Energy Constraints. International Journal of Electrical Power and Energy Systems, 2014, 63(4):971-978.
19)Haiwang Zhong, Le Xie, Qing Xia. Coupon Incentive-based Demand Response: Theory and Case Study. IEEE Transactions On Power Systems, 2013, 28(2):1266-1276.
20) Haiwang Zhong, Qing Xia, Yang Wang, Chongqing Kang. Dynamic Economic Dispatch Considering Transmission Losses Using Quadratically Constrained Quadratic Program Method. IEEE Transactions On Power Systems, 2013, 28(3):2232-2241.

(2)Selected Conference Papers Since 2010
1)Haiwang Zhong, Le Xie, Qing Xia, Chongqing Kang, and Saifur Rahman. Multi-stage Coupon Incentive-based Demand Response in Two-Settlement Electricity Markets. IEEE Power & Energy Society ISGT Conference, 2015. Washington DC, U.S.
2)Haiwang Zhong, Saifur Rahman, Qing Xia and Chongqing Kang. Equivalent Ramp Rate Function for Thermal Power Systems. IEEE Power & Energy Society General Meeting, Denver, CO, U.S., 2015.
3)Haiwang Zhong, Le Xie, and Qing Xia. Coupon Incentive-based Demand Response in Smart Grid. IEEE Power & Energy Society General Meeting, 2012. San Diego, CA, U.S.
4)Zhifang Yang, Haiwang Zhong, and Qing Xia. Optimal Transmission Switching Based on Auxiliary Induce Function. IEEE Power & Energy Society General Meeting, National Harbor, MD, U.S., 2014.
5)Yang Wang, Haiwang Zhong, Qing Xia, Qixin Chen, Yang Bai and Jianjun Zhu. Generation Maintenance Scheduling Considering Shiftable Loads. 2014 PowerCON, Chengdu, China, 2014.
6)Yang Bai, Haiwang Zhong, Qing Xia, and Zhifang Yang. A Three-stage Optimization Method for Dynamic Optimal Power Flow. 2014 PowerCON, Chengdu, China, 2014.
7)Yang Bai, Haiwang Zhong, Qing Xia and Yang Wang. A Conic Programming Approach for Optimal Transmission Switching Considering Reactive Power and Voltage Security. IEEE Power & Energy Society General Meeting, Denver, CO, U.S., 2015.
8)Hamideh Bitaraf, Haiwang Zhong and Saifur Rahman. Managing Large Scale Energy Storage Units to Mitigate High Wind Penetration Challenges. IEEE Power & Energy Society General Meeting, Denver, CO, U.S., 2015.
9)Chang He, Qixin Chen, Haiwang Zhong, Qing Xia, Lei Shi, Jing Zhang, Jianxun Song. A Homogenized-overload Model Applied for Infeasible Security-Constrained Unit Commitment (SCUC) Problem. 2015 IEEE Canadian Conference on Electrical and Computer Engineering
10)Peng Zou, Qixin Chen, Haiwang Zhong, Qing Xia, Chongqing Kang and Rui Ge. Reformulation for Nash-Cournot Equilibrium in Pool-based Electricity Market Supported by Introducing the Potential Function. POWERTECH 2015, Eindhoven.
11)Bin Wang, Ye Xia, Haiwang Zhong, Qing Xia, Huiling Zhang, and Hongwei Han. Coordinated Optimization of Unit Commitment and DC Transmission Power Scheduling Using Benders Decomposition. DRPT 2015.
12)Yang Bai, Haiwang Zhong, Qing Xia. Real-Time Demand Response Potential Evaluation: A Smart Meter Driven Method. IEEE Power & Energy Society General Meeting, Boston, MA, U.S., 2016.
13)Ziming Ma, Haiwang Zhong, Jianxiao Wang, Qing Xia, Yuekai Tan, Jianjun Hu, Yi Wang, Xing’an Yao, and Ren Li. A Matchmaking Based Day-ahead Market Design in China. ISGT Asia 2016. (accepted)

(3)Selected Chinese Journal Papers since 2010
1)Haiwang Zhong, Qing Xia, Jian Zhang, Guoqiang Zhang. Mechanism Design to Incentivize Wind Farms to Improve the Accuracy of Power Forecast. Automation of Electric Power System, 2015,39(5):47-53. (in Chinese).
2)Haiwang Zhong, Qing Xia, Maosheng Ding and Huiling Zhang. A New Mode of HVDC operations optimization with the objective of maximizing the accommodation of renewable energy. Automation of Electric Power System, 2015, 39(3): 36-42 (in Chinese).
3)Haiwang Zhong, Qing Xia, Mei Huang, Zizhao Lin, and Jun Shi. A Pattern and Method of Orderly Power Utilization Considering Transmission Loss Reduction and Congestion Elimination. Power System Technology, 2013, 37(7): 1915-1921 (in Chinese).
4)Haiwang Zhong, Chongqing Kang, Huikun Chen, Xiaoming Luo, and Jialong Li. Analysis on Potential of Energy-Conservation Based Dispatch for Guangdong Power Grid. Power System Technology, 2008, 32(23): 7-12 (in Chinese).
5)Yang Wang, Haiwang Zhong*, Qing Xia, Xinming Wang, Tieqiang Wang, Guanghui Sun. Collaborative Optimization of Generation Maintenance Scheduling and Security-constrained Unit Commitment. Automation of Electric Power System, 2014, 38(21): 26-31. (in Chinese).
6)Xiaowen Lai, Haiwang Zhong*, Junfeng Yang, and Qing Xia. Coordinated Optimization on System-Wide Power Supply-Demand Balancing. Automation of Electric Power System, (accepted) (in Chinese).
7)  Chang Shu, Haiwang Zhong, and Qing Xia. A Design of Electricity Market Bidding Mechanism Considering Efficiency and Fairness. Power System Technology, 2014, 38(3): 681-686(in Chinese).
8)Xiaowen Lai, Haiwang Zhong, Junfeng Yang, and Qing Xia. Decomposed Optimization Method over Large-scale Power System Based on Price Response Function. Automation of Electric Power System, 2013, 37(21):60-65 (in Chinese).
9) Yang Bai, Haiwang Zhong, Qing Xia, Minghui Yang, Jian Zhang, and Guoqiang Zhang. An Intraday Rolling Scheduling with Unit Energy Coordination and Operating Cost Control. Power System Technology, 2013, 37(10):2965-2972 (in Chinese).
10)Qing Xia, Haiwang Zhong, and Chongqing Kang. Review and Prospects of the Security Constrained Unit Commitment Theory and Applications. Proceedings of the Chinese Society for Electrical Engineering, 2013, 33(6): 94-103 (in Chinese).
11)Xi Jia, Haiwang Zhong, Qing Xia, Maosheng Ding, and Bo Ning. Transmission Congestion Management Method based on Coupon Incentive Mechanism. Power System Technology, 2013, 37(5): 1291-1297 (in Chinese).
12)Zhifang Yang, Haiwang Zhong, Qing Xia, and Yang Bai. Review and Prospect of Transmission Topology Optimization. Proceedings of the Chinese Society for Electrical Engineering, (accepted) (in Chinese).
13)Jianxiao Wang, Haiwang Zhong, and Qing Xia. A Model and Method of Demand Response for Thermostatically-controlled Loads Based on Cost-benefit Analysis. Automation of Electric Power System, (accepted) (in Chinese).
14)Dian Chen, Haiwang Zhong, and Qing Xia. Security Constrained Economic Dispatch Based on Total Cost Price. Proceedings of the Chinese Society for Electrical Engineering, (accepted) (in Chinese).
15)Qing Xia, Yang Bai, Haiwang Zhong, and Qixin Chen. Institutional Design and Suggestions for Promotion of Direct Electricity Purchase by Large Consumers in China. Automation of Electric Power System, 2013, 37(20):1-7 (in Chinese).
16)Ning Zhou, Zhifang Yang, Haiwang Zhong and Qing Xia. An Energy Agent Mechanism Design for Industrial Parks in Retail Electricity Markets. Automation of Electric Power System, (accepted) (in Chinese).
17)Yang Bai, Le Xie, Qing Xia, Qixin Chen, Haiwang Zhong. The Key Tasks of Chinese Retail Electricity Market Reform and Related Suggestions. Automation of Electric Power System, 2015, 39(14): 1-7  (in Chinese).
(4)Authorized Patent
Yang Bai, Haiwang Zhong, Peng Wang, Yang Wang, Qing Xia, Chongqing Kang. A monthly unit commitment optimization method with electricity amount constraint based on induction of objective function. Hongkong Patent of Invention, Publication No: HK1186263, 2016.06.

(5)Computer Software Copyright
1)Xiaowen Lai, Zhifang Yang, Haiwang Zhong, Qing Xia and Chongqing Kang. Multi-layer Coordinated Security Constrained Economic Dispatch, Chinese Computer Software Copyright, No. 2014SR154274
2)Xiaowen Lai, Zhifang Yang, Haiwang Zhong, Qing Xia and Chongqing Kang. Coordinated Power and Energy Balancing in the Whole Power Grid, Chinese Computer Software Copyright, No. 2014SR134396
3)Yang Bai, Haiwang Zhong and Qing Xia. Day-ahead Generation Scheduling in Electricity Grids with Wind Power Generation, Chinese Computer Software Copyright, No. 2013SR130449.


Internet of Energy
Smart Grid
Electricity Market
Power System Operations
Demand Response
Renewable Energy
(2)Selected Academic Funds
Research on Theories and Methods of Interactive Combinatorial Optimization of Generation and Load, National Natural Science Foundation of China (No. 51407100), Primary Investigator (PI) , 2014~2015
Research on Network Loss Embedded Unit Commitment, China Postdoctoral Science Foundation (No. 2014M560969), Primary Investigator (PI) , 2014~2015
Regional Smart Grid Integrated Demonstration with High Penetration of Intermittent Renewable Energy. The National Key Technology R&D Program of China (No. 2013BAA01B02), 2013~2015
Operations State-Awareness, Risk Assessment, Fault Diagnosis and Dispatch Technology of Large-scale Power Grids, National High-Technology Research and Development Program ("863"Program) of China (No. 2011AA05A118), 2012~2014
The Theory and Method on the Energy-Conservation Based Power Generation Dispatch with Complicated Constraints in Large-scale Power Systems, Chinese National Natural Science Funds major project (No. 50877041), 2009~2011
(3)Selected International Collaboration Projects
Sometimes Carrots Are Better Than Sticks: Quantifying the Value of Energy Coupon in Smart Power Distribution Grids, Texas A&M University and National Natural Science Foundation of China (NSFC) Research Grant Program (No. 51311120469), 2013~2014

(4)Selected Industry Projects
Guangdong electric power market transaction system, supported by China Southern Power Grid Corporation, 2014 – 2015
The smart grid demonstration project, supported by Ministry of Science and Technology, 2012 – 2015
Research on the Energy Conservation Generation, supported by the Control center of State Grid Corporation, 2009
Low Carbon and Energy Savings Generation Dispatch: Patter, Method and Empirical Analysis in Guangdong Province, World Bank Global Environment Facility (GEF) China Thermal Power Efficiency Project (No. TF094204-CN), 2011~2013
Research and Development of Risk Control and Adaptive Power Dispatch Decision and Coordination Techniques, Shandong Power Grid Corporation major project, 2010~2011
Research and Development of Energy-Conservation Based Power Generation Dispatch, Guangxi Power Grid Corporation major project, 2009~2010
Research and Pilot of Energy-Conservation Based Power Generation Dispatch System and Key Technologies, State Grid Corporation of China (SGCC) major project, 2007~2009


(1)Teaching Assistance
 2009, Undergraduate course “Electricity Market” (32 hours, Teacher: Prof. Qing Xia)
Graduate Advising
(1)Graduated Students
Qi Lv, Zhiyi Yuan, Xin Jia