Date(s) - 10 Apr 2018
1:10 PM - 2:00 PM
3043 ECpE Building Addition
Speaker: Zhifang Wang, Assistant Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering at Virginia Commonwealth University
Bio: Zhifang Wang, Ph.D., joined the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering faculty in August 2012. Dr. Wang is coming to VCU from the University of California, Davis. She received both the B.S. and M.S. degrees in Electrical Engineering from Tsinghua University, Beijing, China, and the Ph.D. degree in Electrical and Computer Engineering from Cornell University. She is a Senior Member of the IEEE, a member of IEEE Power & Energy Society, IEEE Communication Society, and IEEE Women in Engineering. Her current research focuses on cascading failures in power grids, energy system modeling and optimization, integration of renewable generation into power markets, and voltage stability and controls.