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Zhenyu Huang

Zhenyu Huang

Pacific Northwest National Laboratory
PO Box 999
Richland, WA 99352

Biography

Zhenyu Huang (M’01 SM’05 IEEE) received his B. Eng. from Huazhong University of Science and Technology, Wuhan, China, and Ph.D. degree from Tsinghua University, Beijing, China, in 1994 and 1999, respectively. From 1998 to 2002, he conducted extensive research at McGill University (Canada), the University of Alberta (Canada), and the University of Hong Kong. He is currently a senior research engineer with the Energy and Environment Directorate, Pacific Northwest National Laboratory, Richland, Washington, USA. Dr. Huang has over 80 peer-reviewed publications. His research interests include high performance computing, phasor technology, and power system stability and simulation. Dr. Huang is active in several IEEE Power and Energy Society technical committees. He led the Richland Chapter to win the 2007 IEEE PES Outstanding Small Chapter Award. He is recipient of the 2008 Pacific Northwest National Laboratory Ronald L. Brodzinski’s Award for Early Career Exceptional Achievement and the 2009 IEEE Power and Energy Society Outstanding Young Engineer Award. He can be reached at zhenyu.huang@pnl.gov.

Research Interests

  • Power system stability and control, high-performance computing applications, phasor technology, and power system signal processing.

Education and Credentials

  • Ph.D. Electrical Engineering, Tsinghua University, Beijing, China, 1999
  • BEE Huazhong University of Science and Technology, Wuhan, China, 1994

Affiliations and Professional Service

  • Senior Member of the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers
  • Technical Council Program Chair for the Power System Dynamic Performance Committee
  • IEEE Power and Energy Society (PES) technical committees,

Awards and Recognitions

  • 2008 Pacific Northwest National Laboratory Ronald L. Brodzinski’s Award for Early Career Exceptional Achievement
  • 2009 IEEE PES Outstanding Young Engineer Award.

Selected Publications

2014

  • Chen Y, and Z Huang. 2014. "A High Performance Computing Platform for Performing High-Volume Studies With Windows-based Power Grid Tools." In The 19th World Congress of the International Federation of Automatic Control, August 24-29, 2014, Cape Town, South Africa, pp. 10772-10777.  International Federation of Automatic Control, Rondebosch, South Africa. 
  • Chen Y, S Jin, MJ Rice, and Z Huang. 2014. "Parallel State Estimation Assessment with Practical Data." In IEEE Power & Energy Society General Meeting (PES), July 27-31, 2014. Vancouver, BC.  Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Piscataway, NJ.  doi:10.1109/PESMG.2013.6672742
  • Huang Z, KP Schneider, J Nieplocha, and N Zhou. 2014. "Estimating Power System Dynamic States Using Extended Kalman Filter ." In IEEE PES General Meeting , Conference & Exposition, July 27-31, 2014, National Harbor, MD.  Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Piscataway, NJ. 
  • Makarov YV, B Vyakaranam, D Wu, Z Hou, ST Elbert, and Z Huang. 2014. "On the Configuration of the US Western Interconnection Voltage Stability Boundary." In IEEE PES Transmission and Distribution Conference and Exposition, April 14-17, 2014, Chicago, Illinois, pp. 1-5.  IEEE, Piscataway, NJ.  doi:10.1109/TDC.2014.6863289
  • Wong PC, Z Huang, Y Chen, PS Mackey, and S Jin. 2014. "Visual Analytics for Power Grid Contingency Analysis." IEEE Computer Graphics and Applications 34(1):42-51.  doi:10.1109/MCG.2014.17
  • Zhang J, G Welch, G Bishop, and Z Huang. 2014. "A Two-Stage Kalman Filter Approach for Robust and Real-Time Power System State Estimation." IEEE Transactions on Sustainable Energy 5(2):629-636.  doi:10.1109/TSTE.2013.2280246

2013

  • Diao R, Z Huang, C Jin, BGNVSR Vyakaranam, S Jin, and YV Makarov. 2013. "Towards More Transmission Asset Utilization through Real-time Path Rating." In IEEE International Conference on Smart Grid Communications (SmartGridComm 2013), October 21-24, 2013, Vancouver, BC, Canada, pp. 779-784.  IEEE, Piscataway, NJ.  doi:10.1109/SmartGridComm.2013.6688054
  • Rice MJ, Z Huang, Y Chen, CH Allwardt, and PS Mackey. 2013. "Alleviating Contingency Violations through Visual Analytics and Suggested Actions." In IEEE Power and Energy Society General Meeting (PES 2013), July 21-25, 2013, Vancouver, BC.  IEEE, Piscataway, NJ.  doi:10.1109/PESMG.2013.6672738
  • Chen Y, S Jin, MJ Rice, and Z Huang. 2013. "Parallel State Estimation Assessment with Practical Data." In IEEE Power and Energy Society General Meeting (PES), July 21-25, 2013, Vancouver, BC, Canada, pp. 1-5.  Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Piscataway, NJ.  doi:10.1109/PESMG.2013.6672742
  • Hogan EA, JE Cotilla Sanchez, M Halappanavar, S Wang, PS Mackey, P Hines, and Z Huang. 2013. "Towards Effective Clustering Techniques for the Analysis of Electric Power Grids." In HiPCNA-PG: Proceedings of the 3rd International Workshop on High Performance Computing, Networking and Analytics for the Power Grid, November 17-21, 2013, Denver Colorado, p. Article No. 1.  ACM , New York, NY.  doi:10.1145/2536780.2536785
  • Huang Z, P Du, D Kosterev, and S Yang. 2013. "Generator Dynamic Model Validation and Parameter Calibration Using Phasor Measurements at the Point of Connection." IEEE Transactions on Power Systems 28(2):1939-1949.  doi:10.1109/TPWRS.2013.2251482
  • Huang Z, Y Chen, and D Chavarra-Miranda. 2013. "High-Performance Computing for Real-Time Grid Analysis and Operation." In High Performance Computing in Power and Energy Systems. Power Systems, ed. SK Khaitan and A Gupta, pp. 151-188.  Springer, Berlin, Germany. 

2012

  • Chen Y, Z Huang, and MA Elizondo. 2012. "Value of Faster Computation for Power Grid Operation." In The 8th Power Plant and Power System Control Symposium, September 2-5, 2012, Toulouse, France, vol. 8, no. Part 1, ed. M Fadel and S Caux, pp. 242-247.  International Federation of Automatic Control, Laxenburg, Austria.  doi:10.3182/20120902-4-fr-2032.00044
  • Zhou N, Z Huang, G Welch, and J Zhang. 2012. "Identifying Optimal Measurement Subspace for the Ensemble Kalman Filter." Electronics Letters 48(11):618-620.  doi:10.1049/el.2012.0833
  • Chen Y, Z Huang, and MJ Rice. 2012. "Evaluation of Counter-Based Dynamic Load Balancing Schemes for Massive Contingency Analysis on Over 10,000 Cores." In SC Companion: High Performance Computing, Networking and Analysis (SCC 2012), November 10-16, 2012, Salt Lake City, UT, pp. 341-346.  IEEE Computer Society, Los Alamitos, CA.  doi:10.1109/SC.Companion.2012.53
  • Chen Y, Z Huang, Y Liu, MJ Rice, and S Jin. 2012. " Computational Challenges for Power System Operation." In Proceedings of the 45th Hawaii International Conference on System Sciences(HICSS), January 4-7, 2012, Maui, Hawaii, ed. RH Sprague, Jr., pp. 2141-2150.  IEEE Computing Society, Los Alamitos, CA.  doi:10.1109/HICSS.2012.171
  • Elizondo MA, Y Chen, and Z Huang. 2012. "Reliability Value of Fast State Estimation on Power Systems." In IEEE Power & Energy Society Transmission and Distribution Conference and Exposition (T&D), May 7-10, 2012, Orlando, Florida.  IEEE, Piscataway, NJ.  doi:10.1109/TDC.2012.6281657
  • Halappanavar M, Y Chen, RD Adolf, DJ Haglin, Z Huang, and MJ Rice. 2012. "Towards Efficient N - x Contingency Selection Using Group Betweenness Centrality." In SC Companion: High Performance Computing, Networking, Storage and Analysis (SCC 2012), November 10-16, 2012, Salt Lake City, UT, pp. 273 - 282.  Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Piscataway, NJ.  doi:10.1109/SC.Companion.2012.45
  • Huang Z, and Y Chen. 2012. "High-Performance Computing for Advanced Smart Grid Applications." Chapter 3, Section 3.13 in Smart Grids: Infrastructure, Technology, and Solutions. Electric Power and Energy Engineering, ed. S Borlase.  CRC Press, Boca Raton, FL. 
  • Kalsi K, P Du, and Z Huang. 2012. "Model Calibration of Exciter and PSS Using Extended Kalman Filter." In IEEE Power and Energy Society General Meeting, July 22-26, 2012, San Diego, California, pp. 1-6.  IEEE, Piscataway, NJ.  doi:10.1109/PESGM.2012.6345560
  • Kalsi K, ST Elbert, M Vlachopoulou, N Zhou, and Z Huang. 2012. "Advanced Computational Methods for Security Constrained Financial Transmission Rights." In IEEE Power and Energy Society General Meeting, July 22-26, 2012, San Diego, California, pp. 1-8.  IEEE, Piscataway, NJ.  doi:10.1109/PESGM.2012.6345577
  • Kalsi K, Y Sun, Z Huang, P Du, R Diao, KK Anderson, Y Li, and B Lee. 2012. "Calibrating Multi-machine Power System Parameters with the Extended Kalman Filter." In 2011 IEEE Power & Energy Society General Meeting, July 24-28, 2011, Detroit, Michigan.  IEEE , Piscataway, NJ.  doi:10.1109/PES.2011.6039224
  • Li Y, Z Huang, N Zhou, B Lee, R Diao, and P Du. 2012. "Application of Ensemble Kalman Filter in Power System State Tracking and Sensitivity." In IEEE PES Transmission and Distribution Conference and Exposition (T&D 2012), May 7-10, 2012, Orlando, Florida , pp. 1-8.  Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Piscataway, NJ.  doi:10.1109/TDC.2012.6281499
  • Singh R, R Diao, N Cai, Z Huang, B Tuck, and X Guo. 2012. "Initial Studies Toward Real-Time Transmission Path Rating." In 2012 IEEE PES Transmission & Distribution Conference & Exposition, May 7-10, 2012, Orlando, Florida.  IEEE, Piscataway, NJ.  doi:10.1109/TDC.2012.6281529
  • Wong PC, HP Foote, PS Mackey, G Chin, Jr, Z Huang, and JJ Thomas. 2012. "A Space-Filling Visualization Technique for Multivariate Small World Graphs." IEEE Transactions on Visualization and Computer Graphics 18(5):797-809 .  doi:10.1109/TVCG.2011.99

2011

  • Chen Y, JC Fuller, R Diao, N Zhou, Z Huang, and FK Tuffner. 2011. "The Influence of Topology Changes on Inter-area Oscillation Modes and Mode Shapes." In 2011 IEEE Power and Energy Society General Meeting, July 24-29, 2011, Detroit, Michigan.  IEEE, Piscataway, NJ.  doi:10.1109/PES.2011.6039904
  • Chen Y, Z Huang, and N Zhou. 2011. "An Advanced Framework for Improving Situational Awareness in Electric Power Grid Operation." In Proceedings of the 18th World Congress of the International Federation of Automatic Control (IFAC), August 28-September 2, 2011, MIlan, Italy, vol. 18, pp. 12162-12170.  International Federation of Automatic Control (IFAC), Laxenburg, Austria.  doi:10.3182/20110828-6-IT-1002.03381
  • Du P, Z Huang, Y Sun, R Diao, K Kalsi, KK Anderson, Y Li, and B Lee. 2011. "Distributed Dynamic State Estimation with Extended Kalman Filter." In 43rd North American Power Symposium (NAPS 2011), August 4-6, 2011, Boston, Massachusetts.  Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Inc., Piscataway, NJ.  doi:10.1109/NAPS.2011.6024863
  • Makarov YV, PV Etingov, J Ma, Z Huang, and K Subbarao. 2011. "Incorporating Uncertainty of Wind Power Generation Forecast into Power System Operation, Dispatch, and Unit Commitment Procedures." IEEE Transactions on Sustainable Energy 2(4):433-442.  doi:10.1109/TSTE.2011.2159254
  • Adolf RD, DJ Haglin, M Halappanavar, Y Chen, and Z Huang. 2011. "Techniques for Improving Filters in Power Grid Contingency Analysis." In Proceedings of the 7th International Conference on Machine Learning and Data Mining in Pattern Recognition (MLDM), August 30-September 3, 2011, New York. Lecture Notes in Computer Science, vol. 6871, ed. P Perner, pp. 599-611.  Springer-Verlag, Berlin, Germany.  doi:10.1007/978-3-642-23199-5_44
  • Diao R, Z Huang, N Zhou, Y Chen, FK Tuffner, JC Fuller, S Jin, and JE Dagle. 2011. "Deriving Optimal Operational Rules for Mitigating Inter-area Oscillations." In IEEE/PES Power Systems Conference & Exposition (PSCE 2011), March 20-23, 2011, Phoenix, Arizona.  Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Piscataway, NJ.  doi:10.1109/PSCE.2011.5772564
  • Huang Z, N Zhou, FK Tuffner, and DJ Trudnowski. 2011. "Use of Modal Sensitivity to Operating Conditions for Damping Control in Power Systems." In Proceedings of the 44th Hawaii International Conference on System Sciences (HICSS 2011), January 4-7, 2011, Koloa, Kauai, Hawaii, ed. RH Spauge, Jr.  IEEE Computer Society, Los Alamitos, CA.  doi:10.1109/HICSS.2011.469
  • Huang Z, Y Chen, FL Greitzer, and R Eubank. 2011. "Contingency Visualization for Real-Time Decision Support in Grid Operation." In IEEE 2011 Power and Energy Society General Meeting, July 24-29, 2011, Detroit, Michigan.  IEEE, Piscataway, NJ.  doi:10.1109/PES.2011.6039887
  • Makarov YV, S Lu, NA Samaan, Z Huang, K Subbarao, PV Etingov, J Ma, RP Hafen, R Diao, and N Lu. 2011. "Integration of Uncertainty Information into Power System Operations." In Proceedings of the 2011 IEEE Power and Energy Society General Meeting, July 24-29, 2011, Detroit, Michigan.  Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Piscataway, NJ.  doi:10.1109/PES.2011.6039913
  • Sun Y, P Du, Z Huang, K Kalsi, R Diao, KK Anderson, Y Li, and B Lee. 2011. "PMU Placement for Dynamic State Tracking of Power Systems." In 43rd North American Power Symposium (NAPS 2011), August 4-6, 2011 Boston, Massachusetts.  Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Inc., Piscataway, NJ.  doi:10.1109/NAPS.2011.6024865
  • Zhang J, G Welch, G Bishop, and Z Huang. 2011. "Reduced Measurement-space Dynamic State Estimation (ReMeDySE) for Power Systems." In IEEE Trondheim PowerTech, June 19-23, 2011, Trondheim, Norway.  Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Piscataway, NJ.  doi:10.1109/PTC.2011.6019407

2010

  • Chen Y, Z Huang, and D Chavarra-Miranda. 2010. "Performance Evaluation of Counter-Based Dynamic Load Balancing Schemes for Massive Contingency Analysis with Different Computing Environments ." In Proceedings of the 2010 IEEE Power and Energy Society General Meeting.  Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Piscataway, NJ.  doi:10.1109/PES.2010.5589536
  • Chen Y, Z Huang, PC Wong, PS Mackey, CH Allwardt, J Ma, and FL Greitzer. 2010. "An Advanced Decision Support Tool for Electricity Infrastructure Operations." In Critical Infrastructure Protection IV, IFIP Advances in Information and Communication Technology, vol. 342, no. 2010, ed. T. Moore and S. Shenoi, pp. 245-260.  Springer, New York, NY.  doi:10.1007/978-3-642-16806-2_17
  • Du P, Z Huang, R Diao, B Lee, and KK Anderson. 2010. "PMU Placement for Enhancing Dynamic Observability of a Power Grid." In 2010 IEEE Conference on Innovative Technologies for an Efficient and Reliable Electricity Supply, pp. 15-21.  IEEE, New York.  doi:10.1109/CITRES.2010.5619843
  • Ma J, Z Huang, PC Wong, and TA Ferryman. 2010. "Probabilistic Vulnerability Assessment Based on Power Flow and Voltage Distribution." In 2010 IEEE PES Transmission and Distribution Conference and Exposition, pp. 1-8.  Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Piscataway, NJ.  doi:10.1109/TDC.2010.5484304
  • Makarov YV, PV Etingov, Z Huang, J Ma, and K Subbarao. 2010. "Incorporating Wind Generation Forecast Uncertainty into Power System Operation, Dispatch, and Unit Commitment Procedures." In Proceedings of the 9th International Workshop on Large-Scale Integration of Wind Power into Power Systems as well as on Transmission Networks for Offshore Wind Power Plants, Qubec City, Qubec, Canada, October 18- 19, p. Paper No. w147.  Energynautics GmbH, Langen, Germany. 
  • Zhou N, Z Huang, FK Tuffner, JW Pierre, and S Jin. 2010. "Automatic Implementation of Prony Analysis for Electromechanical Mode Identification from Phasor Measurements." In 2010 IEEE Power and Energy Society General Meeting, pp. 1-8.  Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Piscataway, NJ.  doi:10.1109/PES.2010.5590169
  • Zhou N, Z Huang, FK Tuffner, S Jin, J Lin, and ML Hauer. 2010. Algorithm Summary and Evaluation: Automatic Implementation of Ringdown Analysis for Electromechanical Mode Identification from Phasor Measurements PNNL-19172, Pacific Northwest National Laboratory, Richland, WA. 
  • Huang Z, N Zhou, FK Tuffner, Y Chen, DJ Trudnowski, R Diao, JC Fuller, WA Mittelstadt, JF Hauer, and JE Dagle. 2010. MANGO Modal Analysis for Grid Operation: A Method for Damping Improvement through Operating Point AdjustmentPNNL-19890, Pacific Northwest National Laboratory, Richland, WA. 
  • Huang Z, N Zhou, FK Tuffner, Y Chen, DJ Trudnowski, W Mittelstadt, JF Hauer, and JE Dagle. 2010. "Improving Small Signal Stability through Operating Point Adjustment." In Proceedings of the 2010 IEEE Power and Energy Society General Meeting.  Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Piscataway, NJ.  doi:10.1109/PES.2010.5589519
  • Jin S, Z Huang, Y Chen, D Chavarra-Miranda, JT Feo, and PC Wong. 2010. "A Novel Application of Parallel Betweenness Centrality to Power Grid Contingency Analysis." In IEEE International Symposium on Parallel & Distributed Processing (IPDPS 2010), pp. 1-7.  Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Piscataway, NJ.  doi:10.1109/IPDPS.2010.5470400
  • Ma J, Y Chen, Z Huang, and PC Wong. 2010. "Using State Estimation Residuals to Detect Abnormal SCADA Data ." In 2010 IEEE PES Transmission and Distribution Conference and Exposition.  Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Piscataway, NJ.  doi:10.1109/TDC.2010.5484686
  • Ma J, Y Chen, Z Huang, and PC Wong. 2010. "Using State Estimation Residuals to Detect Abnormal SCADA Data." In 2010 IEEE PES Transmission and Distribution Conference and Exposition, pp. 1-7.  Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Piscataway, NJ.  doi:10.1109/TDC.2010.5484686
  • Makarov YV, PV Etingov, Z Huang, J Ma, BB Chakrabarti, K Subbarao, C Loutan, and RT Guttromson. 2010. "Integration of Wind Generation and Load Forecast Uncertainties into Power Grid Operations." In IEEE PES Transmission and Distribution Conference and Exposition.  IEEE , Piscataway, NJ.  doi:10.1109/TDC.2010.5484201
  • Makarov YV, Z Huang, PV Etingov, J Ma, RT Guttromson, K Subbarao, and BB Chakrabarti. 2010. Wind Energy Management System Integration Project Incorporating Wind Generation and Load Forecast Uncertainties into Power Grid Operations PNNL-19083, Pacific Northwest National Laboratory, Richland, WA. 
  • Makarov YV, Z Huang, PV Etingov, J Ma, RT Guttromson, K Subbarao, and BB Chakrabarti. 2010. Wind Energy Management System EMS Integration Project: Incorporating Wind Generation and Load Forecast Uncertainties into Power Grid Operations PNNL-19189, Pacific Northwest National Laboratory, Richland, WA. 
  • Tuffner FK, Z Huang, N Zhou, RT Guttromson, and A Jayantilal. 2010. "Initial Studies on Actionable Control for Improving Small Signal Stability in Interconnected Power Systems." In IEEE PES Transmission and Distribution Conference and Exposition, pp. 1-6.  Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Piscataway, NJ.  doi:10.1109/TDC.2010.5484340
  • Zhang J, G Welch, G Bishop, and Z Huang. 2010. "Optimal PMU Placement Evaluation for Power System Dynamic State Estimation." In Proceedings of IEEE PES Conference on Innovative Smart Grid Technologies Europe (ISGT 2010), October 11-13, 2010, Gothenburg, Sweden.  Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Piscataway, NJ.  doi:10.1109/ISGTEUROPE.2010.5639006

2009

  • Chen Y, S Jin, D Chavarra-Miranda, and Z Huang. 2009. "Application of Cray XMT for Power Grid Contingency Selection." In Proceedings of the Cray User Group Meeting: Compute the Future.  Cray User Group, Inc., Corvallis, OR. 
  • Zhou N, Z Huang, FK Tuffner, and S Jin. 2009. Oscillation Detection Algorithm Development Summary Report and Test Plan PNNL-18945, Pacific Northwest National Laboratory, Richland, WA. 
  • Zhou N, Z Huang, L Dosiek, DJ Trudnowski, and JW Pierre. 2009. "Electromechanical Mode Shape Estimation Based on Transfer Function Identification Using PMU Measurement." In IEEE Power & Energy Society General Meeting (PES '09), July 26-30, 2009, Calgary, Alberta, Canada.  IEEE, Piscataway, NJ.  doi:10.1109/PES.2009.5275924
  • Gorton I, Z Huang, Y Chen, BK Kalahar, S Jin, D Chavarra-Miranda, DJ Baxter, and JT Feo. 2009. "A High-Performance Hybrid Computing Approach to Massive Contingency Analysis in the Power Grid." In 5th IEEE International Conference on e-Science (e-Science 2009), December 9-11, 2009, Oxford, United Kingdom, pp. 277-283.  IEEE Computer Society, Los Alamitos, CA.  doi:10.1109/e-Science.2009.46
  • Huang Z, B Yang, and D Kosterev. 2009. "Benchmarking of Planning Models Using Recorded Dynamics." In Proceesings of IEEE Power and Energy Society Power Systems Conference and Exposition (PSCE 2009), March 15-18, 2009, Seattle, Washington.  Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Piscataway, NJ.  doi:10.1109/PSCE.2009.4840151
  • Huang Z, P Du, D Kosterev, and B Yang. 2009. "Application of Extended Kalman Filter Techniques for Dynamic Model Parameter Calibration." In Proceedings of IEEE Power and Energy Society General Meeting (PES 2009), March 15-18, 2009, Seattle, Washington.  Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Piscataway, NJ.  doi:10.1109/PES.2009.5275423
  • Huang Z, Y Chen, and J Nieplocha. 2009. "Massive Contingency Analysis with High Performance Computing." In Proceedings of IEEE Power and Energy Society General Meeting (PES 2009), July 26-30, 2009, Calgary, Canada.  Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Piscataway, NJ.  doi:10.1109/PES.2009.5275421
  • Lu N, B Yang, Z Huang, and R Bravo. 2009. "The System Impact of Air-Conditioner Under-voltage Protection Schemes." In IEEE /PES Power System Conference & Exposition, PSCE '09, March 15-18, 2009, Seattle, WA.  IEEE, Piscataway, NJ.  doi:10.1109/PSCE.2009.4840053
  • Schneider KP, Z Huang, B Yang, ML Hauer, and J Nieplocha. 2009. "Dynamic State Estimation Utilizing High Performance Computing Methods." In IEEE/PES Power System Conference and Exhibition (PSCE 2009), March 15-18, 2009, Seattle, Washington.  IEEE, Piscataway, NJ.  doi:10.1109/PSCE.2009.4839961

2008

  • Huang Z, and J Nieplocha. 2008. "Transforming Power Grid Operations via High Performance Computing." In 2008 IEEE Power Engineering Society General Meeting - Conversion and Delivery of Electrical Energy in the 21st Century.  IEEE , Piscataway, NJ.  doi:10.1109/PES.2008.4596063
  • Huang Z, and JE Dagle. 2008. "SynchroPhasor Measurements: System Architecture and Performance Evaluation in Supporting Wide-Area Applications." In 2008 IEEE Power Engineering Society General Meeting - Conversion and Delivery of Electrical Energy in the 21st Century.  IEEE , Piscataway, NJ.  doi:10.1109/PES.2008.4596890
  • Huang Z, B Kasztenny, V Madani, KE Martin, S Meliopoulos, D Novosel, and J Stenbakken. 2008. "Performance Evaluation of Phasor Measurement Systems." In Proceedings of IEEE Power Engineering Society General Meeting - Conversion and Delivery of Electrical Energy in the 21st Century, July 20-24, 2008, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.  Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Piscataway, NJ.  doi:10.1109/PES.2008.4596880
  • Yang B, Z Huang, and D Kosterev. 2008. "Multi-terminal Subsystem Model Validation for Pacific DC Intertie." In Proceedings of IEEE Power Engineering Society General Meeting - Conversion and Delivery of Electrical Energy in the 21st Century, July 20-24, 2008, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.  Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Piscataway, NJ.  doi:10.1109/PES.2008.4596870
  • Baldick R, B Chowdhury, I Dobson, ZY Dong, B Gou, DL Hawkins, Z Huang, M Joung, D Kirschen, F Li, J Li, Z Li, CC Liu, L Mili, S Miller, R Podmore, KP Schneider, K Sun, D Wang, Z Wu, P Zhang, W Zhang, and X Zhang. 2008. "Initial Review of Methods for Cascading Failure Analysis in Electric Power Transmission Systems." In IEEE Power and Energy Society General Meeting - Conversion and Delivery of Electrical Energy in the 21st Century, pp. 1-8.  I E E E, Piscataway, NJ.  doi:10.1109/PES.2008.4596430
  • Baldick R, B Chowdhury, I Dobson, ZY Dong, B Gou, DL Hawkins, Z Huang, M Joung, J Kim, D Kirschen, S Lee, F Li, J Li, Z Li, CC Liu, X Luo, L Mili, S Miller, M Nakayama, M Papic, R Podmore, J Rossmaier, KP Schneider, H Sun, K Sun, D Wang, Z Wu, L Yao, P Zhang, W Zhang, and X Zhang. 2008. "Vulnerability Assessment for Cascading Failures in Electric Power Systems." In IEEE/PES Power Systems Conference and Exposition, PSCE '09.  IEEE, Piscataway, NJ.  doi:10.1109/PSCE.2009.4839939
  • Huang Z, PC Wong, PS Mackey, Y Chen, J Ma, KP Schneider, and FL Greitzer. 2008. "Managing Complex Network Operation with Predictive Analytics." In Proceedings of AAAI Spring Symposium on Technosocial Predictive Analytics, ed. A Sanfilippo, pp. 59-65.  AAAI Press, Menlo Park, CA. 
  • Huang Z, TB Nguyen, D Kosterev, and RT Guttromson. 2008. "Model Validation of Power System Components Using Hybrid Dynamic Simulation." In IEEE PES Transmission and Distribution Conference and Exposition, 2005-2006, pp. 153-160.  IEEE , Piscataway, NJ.  doi:10.1109/TDC.2006.1668475
  • Lu N, YL Xie, and Z Huang. 2008. Air Conditioner Compressor Performance ModelPNNL-17796, Pacific Northwest National Laboratory, Richland, WA. 
  • Lu N, YL Xie, Z Huang, F Puyleart, and S Yang. 2008. "Load Component Database of Household Appliances and Small Office Equipment." In 2008 IEEE Power and Energy Society General Meeting - Conversion and Delivery of Electrical Energy in the 21st Century .  IEEE , Piscataway, NJ.  doi:10.1109/PES.2008.4596224
  • Nieplocha J, D Chavarra-Miranda, V Tipparaju, Z Huang, and A Marquez. 2008. "A parallel WLS state estimator on shared memory computers." In Proceedings of The 8th International Power Engineering Conference, IPEC 2007, pp. 395-400.  IEEE , Piscataway, NJ. 

2007

  • Huang Z, JF Hauer, and KE Martin. 2007. "Evaluation of PMU Dynamic Performance in Both Lab Environments and under Field Operating Conditions." In Proceedings of 2007 IEEE Power Engineering Society General Meeting , vol. 1-10, pp. 3209-3214.  Institute of Electrical and Electronic Engineers, Piscataway, NJ.  doi:10.1109/PES.2007.385992
  • Huang Z, L Bao, and W Xu. 2007. "A method to measure QV curves and its applications in power systems." International Journal of Electrical Power & Energy Systems 29(2):147-154.  doi:10.1016/j.ijepes.2006.06.003
  • Huang Z, Y Cui, and W Xu. 2007. "Application of Modal Sensitivity for Power System Harmonic Resonance Analysis." IEEE Transactions on Power Systems 22(1):222-231.  doi:10.1109/TPWRS.2006.883678
  • Widergren SE, Z Huang, and JE Dagle. 2007. "Electric System-wide Measurements: North American Directions." In Proceedings of the 40th Hawaii International Conference on System Sciences - 2007, p. 120.  IEEE , Piscataway, NJ.  doi:10.1109/HICSS.2007.198
  • Freitas W, W Xu, Z Huang, and JC Vieira. 2007. "Characteristics of Vector Surge Relays for Distributed Synchronous Generator Protection ." Electric Power Systems Research 77(2):170-180.  doi:10.1016/j.epsr.2006.02.011
  • Huang Z, KP Schneider, and J Nieplocha. 2007. "Feasibility Studies of Applying Kalman Filter Techniques to Power System Dynamic State Estimation ." In International Power Engineering Conference. IPEC 2007, pp. 376-382.  IEEE , Piscataway, NY. 
  • Huang Z, RT Guttromson, J Nieplocha, and RG Pratt. 2007. "Transforming Power Grid Operations." Scientific Computing 24(5):22-27. 
  • Huang Z, AJ faris, KE Martin, JF Hauer, CA Bonebrake, and JM Shaw. 2007. Laboratory Performance Evaluation Report of SEL 421 Phasor Measurement Unit PNNL-16852, Pacific Northwest National Laboratory, Richland, WA. 
  • Huang Z, B Lesieutre, S Yang, A Ellis, A Meklin, B Wong, A Gaikwad, D Brooks, DJ Hammerstrom, J Phillips, D Kosterev, M Hoffman, O Ciniglio, R Hartwell, P Pourbeik, A Maitra, and N Lu. 2007. Load Monitoring CEC/LMTF Load Research ProgramPNNL-17110, Pacific Northwest National Laboratory, Richland, WA. 

2006

  • Huang Z, D Kosterev, RT Guttromson, and TB Nguyen. 2006. "Model Validation with Hybrid Dynamic Simulation." In 2006 IEEE Power Engineering Society General Meeting .  IEEE , Piscataway, NJ.  doi:10.1109/PES.2006.1709399
  • Huang Z, D Kosterev, RT Guttromson, and TB Nguyen. 2006. "Model Validation with Hybrid Dynamic Simulation." In IEEE Power Engineering Society General Meeting, 2006, JUNE 18-22, 2006, Montreal, Quebec, Canada.  IEEE , Piscataway, NJ.  doi:10.1109/PES.2006.1709399
  • Huang Z, TB Nguyen, D Kosterev, and RT Guttromson. 2006. "Model Validation of Power System Components Using Hybrid Dynamic Simulation." In IEEE PES Transmission & Distribution Conference & Exposition 2005/2006, pp. 153-160.  IEEE POWER ENGG SOC, Piscataway, NJ.  doi:10.1109/TDC.2006.1668475
  • Nieplocha J, A Marquez, V Tipparaju, D Chavarra-Miranda, RT Guttromson, and Z Huang. 2006. "Towards Efficient Parallel State Estimation Solvers on Shared Memory Computers." In Highspeed Computation Panel of the Proceedings of the 2006 IEEE Power Engineering Society General Meeting, 18-22 June 2006 , pp. 1-5.  IEEE , Piscataway, NJ. 
  • Vieira JCM, W Freitas, Z Huang, W Xu, and A Morelato. 2006. "Formulas for predicting the dynamic performance of ROCOF relays for embedded generation applications." IEE Proceedings. Generation, Transmission, and Distribution. 153(4):399-406. 
  • Zhou N, Z Huang, J Nieplocha, and TB Nguyen. 2006. "Wide-Area Situational Awareness of Power Grids with Limited Phasor Measurements." In Third International Conference on Critical Infrastructures, Alexandria, VA, September 24 to 27, 2006.  International Institute for Critical Infrstructures, Blacksburg, VA. 

2005

  • Cai JY, Z Huang, JF Hauer, and KE Martin. 2005. "Current Status and Experience of WAMS Implementation in North America." In Proceedings of the IEEE Power Engineering Society Asia-Pacific Transmission & Distribution Conference and Exposition 2005 held in Dalian, China, August 2005.  IEEE Power Engineering Society, Piscataway, NJ.  doi:10.1109/TDC.2005.1546889
  • Chassin DP, Z Huang, MK Donnelly, CA Hassler, E Ramirez, and CW Ray. 2005. "Estimation of WECC System Inertia Using Observed Frequency Transients ." IEEE Transactions on Power Systems 20(2):1190-1192.  doi:10.1109/TPWRS.2005.846155
  • Freitas W, Z Huang, and W Xu. 2005. "A Practical Method for Assessing the Effectiveness of Vector Surge Relays for Distributed Generation Applications." IEEE Transactions on Power Delivery Vol 20:57-63. 
  • Freitas W, W Xu, CM Affonso, and Z Huang. 2005. "Comparative Analysis between ROCOF and Vector Surge Relays for Distributed Generation Applications." IEEE Transactions on Power Delivery 20(2):1315 - 1324. 
  • Xu W, Z Huang, Y Cui, and H Wang. 2005. "Harmonic Resonance Mode Analysis." IEEE Transactions on Power Delivery 20(2):1182-1190. 

2004

  • Huang Z, RT Guttromson, and JF Hauer. 2004. "Large-Scale Hybrid Dynamic Simulation Employing Field Measurements ." In IEEE Power Engineering Society General Meeting 6-10 June 2004, pp. 1570-1576.  Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Piscataway, NJ. 
  • Widergren SE, JM Roop, RT Guttromson, and Z Huang. 2004. "Simulating the Dynamic Coupling of Market and Physical System Operations." In IEEE Power Engineering Society General Meeting, 2004, vol. 1, pp. 748-753.  IEEE Power Engineering Society, Piscataway, NJ. 

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