Biography

Dr. Liang Du is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Electrical Engineering at Temple University. Prior to joining Temple, Dr. Du worked as an Electrical Engineer with Schlumberger Sugar Land, TX after receiving his Ph.D. in Electric Energy from Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, GA, in 2013. His other industry experience includes summer research internships with Eaton Corporation Innovation Center in Milwaukee, WI, Mitsubishi Electric Research Laboratories in Cambridge, MA, and Philips Research North America in Briarcliff Manor, NY, in 2011, 2012, and 2013, respectively.

sites.temple.edu/duliang

Research Interests

  • Electric Power Grid Modernization
  • Energy Systems Integration
  • De-Centralized and Autonomous Power Architectures
  • Data-Driven Analytics
  • Renewable Integration

Courses Taught

Number

Name

Level

ECE 3091

Independent Research in Electrical Engineering

Undergraduate

ECE 3091

Indep Research in EE: Distribution Market Design for Electric Vehicle Aggregators

Undergraduate

ECE 3091

Indep Research in EE: Prognostic Utility Asset Health Monitor

Undergraduate

ECE 3091

Indep Research in EE: Voltage Sag Mitigation in Distribution Networks

Undergraduate

ECE 4712

Power System Analysis

Undergraduate

ECE 5432

Game Theory and Applications in Engineering

Graduate

ECE 5600

Graduate Seminar

Graduate

ECE 5712

Power Systems Engineering

Graduate

ECE 5716

Power System Economics

Graduate

ECE 8712

Power Systems Operation and Control

Graduate

Selected Publications

  • Wang, S., Du, L., Fan, X., & Huang, Q. (2021). Deep reinforcement scheduling of energy storage systems for real-time voltage regulation in unbalanced LV Networks with high PV penetration. IEEE Transactions on Sustainable Energy, 12(4), pp. 2342-2352. doi: 10.1109/TSTE.2021.3092961

  • Ye, J., Guo, L., Yang, B., Li, F., Du, L., Guan, L., & Song, W. (2021). Cyber-Physical Security of Powertrain Systems in Modern Electric Vehicles: Vulnerabilities, Challenges, and Future Visions. IEEE Journal of Emerging and Selected Topics in Power Electronics, 9(4), pp. 4639-4657. doi: 10.1109/JESTPE.2020.3045667

  • Ross, M., Du, L., & Seibold, B. (2021). Spatial-temporal EV charging demand model considering generic second-order traffic flows. 2021 IEEE Transportation Electrification Conference and Expo, ITEC 2021, pp. 789-794. doi: 10.1109/ITEC51675.2021.9490052

  • Jiang, X., Li, Y., Du, L., & Huang, D. (2021). Identifying hopf bifurcations of networked microgrids induced by the integration of EV charging stations. 2021 IEEE Transportation Electrification Conference and Expo, ITEC 2021, pp. 690-694. doi: 10.1109/ITEC51675.2021.9490159

  • Li, Y., Zhang, Y., Zhao, D., & Du, L. (2021). Scalable distributed reachability analysis for cyber-physical networked microgrids with communication latency. 2021 IEEE Transportation Electrification Conference and Expo, ITEC 2021, pp. 266-270. doi: 10.1109/ITEC51675.2021.9490036

  • Li, Y. & Du, L. (2021). Programmable and reconfigurable cyber-physical networked microgrids through software-defined networking. 2021 IEEE Transportation Electrification Conference and Expo, ITEC 2021, pp. 255-259. doi: 10.1109/ITEC51675.2021.9490123

  • Qu, L., Duan, Y., & Du, L. (2021). An enhanced linear extended state observer based sensorless control for PMSM Drives. Conference Proceedings - IEEE Applied Power Electronics Conference and Exposition - APEC, pp. 2485-2489. doi: 10.1109/APEC42165.2021.9487064

  • Guo, L., Ye, J., & Du, L. (2021). Cyber-Physical Security of Energy-Efficient Powertrain System in Hybrid Electric Vehicles against Sophisticated Cyberattacks. IEEE Transactions on Transportation Electrification, 7(2), pp. 636-648. doi: 10.1109/TTE.2020.3022713

  • Guo, L., Yang, B., Ye, J., Chen, H., Li, F., Song, W., Du, L., & Guan, L. (2021). Systematic Assessment of Cyber-Physical Security of Energy Management System for Connected and Automated Electric Vehicles. IEEE Transactions on Industrial Informatics, 17(5), pp. 3335-3347. doi: 10.1109/TII.2020.3011821

  • Sun, D., Lu, X., Du, L., & Lu, F. (2021). An effective fault management scheme and comprehensive double line-frequency ripple propagation analysis for MVDC networks. IET Generation, Transmission and Distribution. doi: 10.1049/gtd2.12246

  • Wang, S., Du, L., Li, Y., & Fan, R. (2021). Stochastically Stable Synchronous Learning for EV Aggregators Considering Their Collective Age of Information. IEEE Transactions on Transportation Electrification. doi: 10.1109/TTE.2021.3095262

  • Wang, S., Du, L., Ye, J., & Zhao, D. (2020). A Deep Generative Model for Non-Intrusive Identification of EV Charging Profiles. IEEE Transactions on Smart Grid, 11(6), pp. 4916-4927. doi: 10.1109/TSG.2020.2998080

  • Sun, D., Lu, X., Du, L., & Cao, Y. (2020). Optimal Design of PV Systems Considering Levelized Cost of Energy and Power Density. ECCE 2020 - IEEE Energy Conversion Congress and Exposition, pp. 1708-1714. doi: 10.1109/ECCE44975.2020.9235436

  • Sun, D., Lu, X., & Du, L. (2020). Optimal Design of Grid Interactive Inverters Based on Harmonic State Space Modeling. ECCE 2020 - IEEE Energy Conversion Congress and Exposition, pp. 5040-5045. doi: 10.1109/ECCE44975.2020.9235676

  • Ziyabari, S., Du, L., & Biswas, S. (2020). Short-term Solar Irradiance Forecasting Based on Multi-Branch Residual Network. ECCE 2020 - IEEE Energy Conversion Congress and Exposition, pp. 2000-2005. doi: 10.1109/ECCE44975.2020.9235930

  • Zhi, N., DIng, K., Du, L., & Zhang, H. (2020). An SOC-Based Virtual DC Machine Control for Distributed Storage Systems in DC Microgrids. IEEE Transactions on Energy Conversion, 35(3), pp. 1411-1420. doi: 10.1109/TEC.2020.2975033

  • Ziyabari, S., Du, L., & Biswas, S. (2020). A Spatio-temporal Hybrid Deep Learning Architecture for Short-term Solar Irradiance Forecasting. Conference Record of the IEEE Photovoltaic Specialists Conference, 2020-June, pp. 0833-0838. doi: 10.1109/PVSC45281.2020.9300789

  • Sitch, K., Sun, D., Du, L., & Yang, H. (2020). Pulsed electric bus charging management considering charge redistribution effect. 2020 IEEE Transportation Electrification Conference and Expo, ITEC 2020, pp. 1088-1092. doi: 10.1109/ITEC48692.2020.9161717

  • Wang, S., Du, L., & Li, Y. (2020). Decentralized Volt/Var Control of EV charging station inverters for voltage regulation. 2020 IEEE Transportation Electrification Conference and Expo, ITEC 2020, pp. 604-608. doi: 10.1109/ITEC48692.2020.9161713

  • Wang, S., Du, L., Ye, J., & He, L. (2020). Noncooperative Social Welfare Optimization with Resiliency against Network Anomaly. IEEE Transactions on Industrial Informatics, 16(4), pp. 2403-2412. doi: 10.1109/TII.2019.2936830

  • Rong, S., He, L., Du, L., Li, Z., & Yu, S. (2020). Intelligent Detection of Vegetation Encroachment of Power Lines with Advanced Stereovision. IEEE Transactions on Power Delivery. doi: 10.1109/TPWRD.2020.3043433

  • Zhi, N., Ding, Y., & Du, L. (2019). Virtual DC generator control strategy based on differential compensation. 2019 IEEE Energy Conversion Congress and Exposition, ECCE 2019, pp. 1454-1458. doi: 10.1109/ECCE.2019.8912875

  • Zhang, S., Zhang, S., Li, S., Du, L., & Habetler, T.G. (2019). Visualization of multi-objective switched reluctance machine optimization at multiple operating conditions with t-SNE. 2019 IEEE Energy Conversion Congress and Exposition, ECCE 2019, pp. 3793-3798. doi: 10.1109/ECCE.2019.8912768

  • Wang, S., Du, L., & Zhou, Q. (2019). A Semi-Supervised Deep Transfer Learning Architecture for Energy Disaggregation. IEEE Power and Energy Society General Meeting, 2019-August. doi: 10.1109/PESGM40551.2019.8973556

  • Sitch, K., Sun, D., & Du, L. (2019). Integration of Pulsed Electric Bus Fleet Charging Profiles Through Coordinated Control of Hybrid Microgrids. ITEC 2019 - 2019 IEEE Transportation Electrification Conference and Expo. doi: 10.1109/ITEC.2019.8790513

  • Sun, D., Du, L., Lu, X., & He, L. (2018). An energy-stored quasi-Z source converter based interlinking converter for hybrid AC/DC microgrids. Proceedings: IECON 2018 - 44th Annual Conference of the IEEE Industrial Electronics Society, pp. 3821-3826. doi: 10.1109/IECON.2018.8591538

  • Wang, S., Sun, D., Du, L., & Ye, J. (2018). Noncooperative distributed social welfare optimization with EV charging response. Proceedings: IECON 2018 - 44th Annual Conference of the IEEE Industrial Electronics Society, pp. 2097-2102. doi: 10.1109/IECON.2018.8591506

  • Tian, G., Zhou, Q., & Du, L. (2018). Deep Convolutional Neural Networks for Distribution System Fault Classification. IEEE Power and Energy Society General Meeting, 2018-August. doi: 10.1109/PESGM.2018.8586547

  • Fan, X., Pal, S., Duan, D., & Du, L. (2018). Closed-Form Solution for Synchrophasor Data Correction under GPS Spoofing Attack. IEEE Power and Energy Society General Meeting, 2018-August. doi: 10.1109/PESGM.2018.8586177

  • Li, S., Gong, C., Du, L., Mayor, J.R., Harley, R.G., & Habetler, T.G. (2018). Fast Calculation of the Magnetic Field and Loss Distributions in the Stator Core End Packets and Finger Plates of Large Synchronous Generators. 2018 IEEE Energy Conversion Congress and Exposition, ECCE 2018, pp. 822-828. doi: 10.1109/ECCE.2018.8557473

  • Li, S., Gong, C., Du, L., Mayor, J.R., Harley, R.G., & Habetler, T.G. (2018). Parametric Study for the Design of the End Region of Large Synchronous Generators Based on Three-Dimensional Transient Finite Element Analysis. 2018 IEEE Energy Conversion Congress and Exposition, ECCE 2018, pp. 7356-7362. doi: 10.1109/ECCE.2018.8558162

  • Fan, X., Du, L., & Duan, D. (2018). Synchrophasor data correction under GPS spoofing attack: A state estimation-based approach. IEEE Transactions on Smart Grid, 9(5), pp. 4538-4546. doi: 10.1109/TSG.2017.2662688

  • Wang, S., Du, L., Ye, J., & Zhao, D. (2018). Robust Identification of EV Charging Profiles. 2018 IEEE Transportation and Electrification Conference and Expo, ITEC 2018, pp. 418-423. doi: 10.1109/ITEC.2018.8450086

  • Wang, S., Du, L., Ye, J., Zhao, D., & IEEE (2018). Robust Identification of EV Charging Profiles. 2018 IEEE TRANSPORTATION and ELECTRIFICATION CONFERENCE and EXPO (ITEC), pp. 1088-1093. Retrieved from http://gateway.webofknowledge.com/

  • Du, L., He, D., Harley, R.G., & Habetler, T.G. (2016). Electric load classification by binary voltage-current trajectory mapping. IEEE Transactions on Smart Grid, 7(1), pp. 358-365. doi: 10.1109/TSG.2015.2442225

  • Liang, X., He, J., & Du, L. (2015). Electrical submersible pump system grounding: Current practice and future trend. IEEE Transactions on Industry Applications, 51(6), pp. 5030-5037. doi: 10.1109/TIA.2015.2432096

  • Du, L., Yang, Y., He, D., Harley, R.G., & Habetler, T.G. (2015). Feature extraction for load identification using long-term operating waveforms. IEEE Transactions on Smart Grid, 6(2), pp. 819-826. doi: 10.1109/TSG.2014.2373314

  • Du, L., Grijalva, S., & Harley, R.G. (2015). Game-theoretic formulation of power dispatch with guaranteed convergence and prioritized bestresponse. IEEE Transactions on Sustainable Energy, 6(1), pp. 51-59. doi: 10.1109/TSTE.2014.2358849

  • Du, L., Restrepo, J.A., Yang, Y., Harley, R.G., & Habetler, T.G. (2013). Nonintrusive, self-organizing, and probabilistic classification and identification of plugged-in electric loads. IEEE Transactions on Smart Grid, 4(3), pp. 1371-1380. doi: 10.1109/TSG.2013.2263231

  • He, D., Du, L., Yang, Y., Harley, R., & Habetler, T. (2012). Front-end electronic circuit topology analysis for model-driven classification and monitoring of appliance loads in smart buildings. IEEE Transactions on Smart Grid, 3(4), pp. 2286-2293. doi: 10.1109/TSG.2012.2219327

  • He, D., Du, L., Harley, R., Habetler, T., & Yang, Y. (2012). Electronic circuit survey for office load monitoring and identification. 2012 IEEE Energy Conversion Congress and Exposition, ECCE 2012, pp. 1228-1232. doi: 10.1109/ECCE.2012.6342676

  • Du, L., Grijalva, S., & Harley, R.G. (2012). Potential-game theoretical formulation of optimal power flow problems. IEEE Power and Energy Society General Meeting. doi: 10.1109/PESGM.2012.6345654

  • Du, L., He, D., Yang, Y., Restrepo, J.A., Lu, B., Harley, R.G., & Habetler, T.G. (2012). Self-organizing classification and identification of miscellaneous electric loads. IEEE Power and Energy Society General Meeting. doi: 10.1109/PESGM.2012.6343927

  • Du, L., He, L., & Harley, R.G. (2012). A survey of methods for placing shunt capacitor banks in power network with harmonic distortion. IECON Proceedings (Industrial Electronics Conference), pp. 1198-1203. doi: 10.1109/IECON.2012.6388600

  • Du, L., Yang, Y., He, D., Harley, R.G., Habetler, T.G., & Lu, B. (2012). Support vector machine based methods for non-intrusive identification of miscellaneous electric loads. IECON Proceedings (Industrial Electronics Conference), pp. 4866-4871. doi: 10.1109/IECON.2012.6389580

  • Du, Y., Du, L., Lu, B., Harley, R., & Habetler, T. (2010). A review of identification and monitoring methods for electric loads in commercial and residential buildings. 2010 IEEE Energy Conversion Congress and Exposition, ECCE 2010 - Proceedings, pp. 4527-4533. doi: 10.1109/ECCE.2010.5618423

  • Du, L. & Liu, W. (2010). Coverage control in an isotropic Gaussian mixture environment. Proceedings of the 2010 American Control Conference, ACC 2010, pp. 2891-2896.

  • Haddad, W.M., Nersesov, S.G., & Du, L. (2008). Finite-time stability for time-varying nonlinear dynamical systems. Proceedings of the American Control Conference, pp. 4135-4139. doi: 10.1109/ACC.2008.4587141

  • Du, L., Ricker, S.L., & Gohari, P. (2006). Decentralized supervisory control and communication for reactive discrete-event systems. 2006 American Control Conference. 2006 American Control Conference: IEEE. doi: 10.1109/acc.2006.1657690