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Assistant ProfessorWei Sun BIOGRAPHY
Wei Sun is currently an Assistant Professor in the Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science at the University of Central Florida. He received his Ph.D. degree in Electrical Engineering from Iowa State University in 2011. He also received his M.S. and B.S. degrees in Electrical Engineering from Tianjin University in 2007 and 2004, respectively. He was an Assistant Professor of Electrical Engineering at South Dakota State University in 2013-2015, a power system engineer at Alstom Grid in 2011-2012, a visiting scholar at the University of Hong Kong in 2011, and an intern at California Independent System Operator in 2010.
Dr. Sun’s research interests include electric power and energy systems, in particular, power system restoration and self-healing, microgrid and data centers, cyber-physical systems, renewable integration, distributed energy resources, transmission and distribution operation and control. His research is funded by NSF and Microsoft. He received Microsoft Research Software Engineering Innovations Award in 2014.