Profile
Brief Introduction of Zheng XU
+86 571 87952074; xuzheng007@zju.edu.cn; www.hvdc.cn
 
Zheng Xu was born in Zhejiang, China, in September 1962. He received the BS, MS and Ph.D. degrees from Zhejiang University, China in 1983, 1986 and 1993 respectively, all in Electrical Engineering. He has been with the Electrical Engineering Department of Zhejiang University since 1986 and became a professor of Zhejiang University in 1998. From June 1995 to June 1996 he was a visiting scholar in Canterbury University, New Zealand. In 1998 he was a visiting researcher in Siemens Germany. He has published more than 200 technical papers in core magazines of electrical engineering. He has been in charge of more than 30 scientific research projects, including 2 projects supported by National Natural Science Foundation of China and 1 project supported by National Key Basic Research Special Fund of China and 3 projectssupported by the National Eleventh-Five Year Research Program of China. He has received several scientific awards, including National Natural Science Award and National Science and Technology Progress Award. His research area includes HVDC, FACTS, power harmonics and power quality. He has written 2 books and translated 9 books.
Written Books:
(1)    Zheng XU. Dynamic Performance Analysis of AC/DC Power Systems, Published by China Machine Press in 2004, Beijing. (In Chinese)
(2)    Zheng XU. Guide for Power System Analysis Study, Published by China Machine Press in 2004, Beijing. (In Chinese)
Translated Books:
(1)    “EHV AC Undergrounding Electrical Power – Performance and Planning” (English edition published by Springer Press, 2010. The authors are R. Benato, A. Paolucci. Translated by Zheng Xu, Chinese edition published by China Machine Press in 2012, Beijing)
(2)    “Wind Energy Generation – Modelling and Control” (English edition published by Wiley Press, 2009. The authors are Olimpo Anaya-Lara, Nick Jenkins, Janaka Ekanayake, Phill Cartwright and Mike Hughes. Translated by Zheng Xu, Chinese edition published by China Machine Press in 2011, Beijing)
(3)    “Power Electronics in Smart Electrical Energy Networks” (English edition published by Springer Press, 2008. The editors are R. Strzelecki and G. Benysek. Translated by Zheng Xu, Chinese edition published by China Machine Press in 2010, Beijing)
(4)    “Instantaneous Power Theory and Applications to Power Conditioning” (English edition published by IEEE Press, 2007. The authors are Hirofumi Akagi, Edson Hirokazu Watanabe and Mauricio Aredes. Translated by Zheng Xu, Chinese edition published by China Machine Press in 2009, Beijing)
(5)    “Distribution Reliability and Power Quality” (English edition published by CRC Press, 2006. The author is T. A. Short. Translated by Zheng Xu, Chinese edition published by China Machine Press in 2008, Beijing)
(6)    “Power System Capacitors” (English edition published by CRC Press, 2005. The author is Ramasany Natarrajan. Translated by Zheng Xu, Chinese edition published by China Machine Press in 2007, Beijing)
(7)    “HVDC and FACTS Controllers - Applications of Static Converters in Power Systems” (English edition published by Kluwer Academic Publishers, 2004. The author is Vijay K. Sood. Translated by Zheng Xu, Chinese edition published by China Machine Press in 2006, Beijing)
(8)    “Thyristor-Based FACTS Controllers for Electrical Transmission systems” (English edition published by IEEE Press, 2002. The authors are R. Mohan Mathur and Rajiv K. Varma. Translated by Zheng Xu, Chinese edition published by China Machine Press in 2005, Beijing)
(9)    “Power Systems Harmonics: Fundamentals, Analysis and Filter Design” (English edition published by Springer Press, 2001. The author is George J. Wakileh. Translated by Zheng Xu, Chinese edition published by China Machine Press in 2003, Beijing)
Research work

HVDC, FACTS, and grid integration of renewable energy

Contact

Phone:+86 571 87952074
E-mail:xuzheng007@zju.edu.cn