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2020 CPES Conference

Technical Highlights I (Click to Expand)

H-I.1: High-voltage vertical Ga2O3 power rectifiers operational at high temperatures up to 600 K
Boyan Wang, Ming Xiao, Xiaodong Yan, Hiu Yung Wong, Jiahui Ma, Kohei Sasaki, Han Wang, Yuhao Zhang
H-I.2: PCB-Interposer-on-DBC Packaging of 650 V, 120 A GaN HEMTs
Shengchang Lu, Tianyu Zhao, Rolando P. Burgos, Guoquan Lu, Sandeep Bala, Jing Xu
H-I.3: Characterization, Reliability and Packaging for a 300 0C SiC MOSFET
David Nam, Lanbing Liu, Rolando Burgos, Guo Quan Lu
H-I.4: Degradation of SiC MOSFETs Provoked by a Switching Based Ruggedness Test
Joseph Kozak, Ruizhe Zhang, Jingcun Liu, Khai Ngo, Yuhao Zhang
H-I.5: Dynamic RDS(on) Evaluation of 650 V GaN e-HEMT Devices in Forward and Reverse Conduction Mode
Tianyu Zhao, Rolando Burgos, Jing Xu, Sandeep Bala

Technical Highlights II (Click to Expand)

H-II.1: Ultra High Frequency Integrated Coupled Inductor Design For IVR in Smartphone Application
Feiyang Zhu, Qiang Li, Fred C. Lee
H-II.2: The Optimal Design of A High-Temperature PCB-Embedded Transformer GaN-Based Gate-Drive Power Supply with A Wide-Input Range
Jiewen Hu, Bo Wen, Rolando Burgos, Dushan Boroyevich
H-II.3: Magnetic Integration of Matrix Transformer with High Controllable Leakage Inductance
Ahmed Nabih, Qiang Li, Fred C. Lee
H-II.4: A High-Density Single-Turn Inductor for a 6 kV SiC-based Power Electronics Building Block
He Song, Jun Wang, Yue Xu, Rolando Burgos, Dushan Boroyevich
H-II.5: Balance Technique for CM Noise Reduction in Critical-Mode-Based Three-Phase Soft Switching Bidirectional AC-DC Converters
Zhengrong Huang, Qiang Li, Fred C. Lee
H-II.6: Omnidrectional Wireless Power Transfer for Portable Devices Application
Junjie Feng, Qiang Li, Fred Lee

Technical Highlights III (Click to Expand)

H-III.1: SST Based 400kW Fast Charger
Chunyang Zhao, Yi-Hsun Hsieh, Zheqing Li, Orion Chen, Fred C. Lee, Qiang Li
H-III.2: Magnetic and Thermal Design of 18 kW 500 kHz Transformers with Forced Air Convection
Minh Ngo, Yuliang Cao, Ning Yan, Dong, Burgos
H-III.3: Figures-of-Merit and current metric for the comparison of IGCTs and IGBTs in Modular Multilevel Converters
Arthur Boutry, Cyril Buttay, Florent Morel, Bruno Lefebvre, Colin Davidson, Dong Dong, Rolando Burgos
H-III.4: Control of Hybrid Modular Multilevel Converter and its Capacitor Voltage Balancing
Jian Liu, Dong Dong, Di Zhang
H-III.5: Development of Impedance Measurement Unit for 1 kV DC and 800 V AC Systems
Sizhan Zhou, Bo Wen, Yu Rong, Vladimir Mitrovic, Rolando Burgos, Dushan Boroyevich

Technical Highlights IV (Click to Expand)

H-IV.1: Insulation Design and Assessment Considerations to Eliminate Partial Discharge in SiC based Medium Voltage Converters
Yue Xu, Rolando Burgos, Dushan Boroyevich
H-IV.2: Design of a PCB-based Laminated Bus for 10 kV SiC MOSFET-based Converters
Joshua Stewart, Rolando Burgos, Mona Ghassemi
H-IV.3: Design Analysis for Current-transformer Based High-frequency Auxiliary Power Supply for SiC-based Medium Voltage Converter Systems
Ning Yan, Jiewen Hu, Jun Wang, Dong Dong, Rolando Burgos
H-IV.4: Assessment of a Medium-Voltage Power Cell based on High-Current, 10 kV SiC MOSFET Half-Bridge Modules
Slavko Mocevic, Jianghui Yu, Yue Xu, Joshua Stewart, Jun Wang, Igor Cvetkovic, Dong Dong, Rolando Burgos
H-IV.5: Operation and Control of Converters Having Integrated Capacitor Blocked Transistor Cells
Jianghui Yu, Rolando Burgos
H-IV.6: Optimization Design of Medium-Voltage Modular Converter System with Terminal Constraints
Qian Li, Jun Wang, Igor CvetKovic, Rolando Burgos, Dushan Boroyevich

Technical Highlights V (Click to Expand)

H-V.1: Design-Oriented Equivalent Circuit Model for Resonant Converters
Yi-Hsun Hsieh, Fred C. Lee
H-V.2: Design of IPT Transformer under Space Constraint
Bo Li, Khai Ngo
H-V.3: Commutation Loop Analysis and Optimization for a SiC-Based 25 kW, 380:460 V Three-Phase Matrix Converter
Victoria Baker, Louelson Costa, Boran Fan, Rolando Burgos, Blasko Vladimir, Warren Chen, Dushan Boroyevich
H-V.4: Analysis and Comparison of DC and AC Output Inductors in Tunable Piezoelectric Transformer Based DC/DC Converters
Le Wang, Rolando P. Burgos, Alfredo Vazquez Carazo
H-V.5: Evaluation and control of active capacitor banks for a floating power modules based converter
Tam Nguyen, Bo Wen, Rolando Burgos, Dushan Boroyevich, Jacob Verhulst, David L. Vrtachnik, Mohamed Belkhayat

Technical Highlights VI (Click to Expand)

H-VI.1: Modeling and Control for 48V/1V Sigma Converter for Very Fast Transient Response
Xin Lou, Mohamed H. Ahmed, Fred C. Lee, Qiang Li, Virginia Li
H-VI.2: Improved V2 Constant On-Time Control with State-Trajectory Functions
Virginia Li, Qiang Li, Fred C. Lee
H-VI.3: Critical Conduction Mode Based High Frequency Single-Phase Transformerless PV Inverter
Gibong Son, Zhengrong Huang, Qiang Li, Fred C. Lee
H-VI.4: Adaptive Hysteresis Current Based ZVS Modulation and Voltage Gain Compensation for High-Frequency Three-Phase Converters
Boran Fan, Qiong Wang, Rolando Burgos, Agirman Ismail, Dushan Boroyevich
H-VI.5: 18 kW Bidirectional SiC/GaN Charger with Partial Energy Processing
Yuliang Cao, Minh Ngo, Ning Yan, Dong Dong, Rolando Burgos
H-VI.6: Three-Phase Interleaved LLC Resonant Converter with Integrated Planar Magnetics
Rimon Gadelrab, Fred C. Lee, Qiang Li

Technical Highlights VII (Click to Expand)

H-VII.1: Modeling and Control of Modular Multilevel Converter
Yugal Gupta, Yi-Hsun Hsieh, Fred C. Lee, Qiang Li
H-VII.2: Small-signal Stability Impact of Grid-connected Virtual Synchronous Machine with Grid-support Functions
Qing Lin, Ye Tang, Wen Bo, Rolando Burgos, Dushan Boroyevich
H-VII.3: Frequency-coupling Admittance Modeling of Converter-Based Wind Turbine Generators and the Control-Hardware-in-the-Loop Validation
Wei Liu, Xiaorong Xie, Xu Zhang, Xuan Li
H-VII.4: Outlier Issues in Harmonic Source Location Based on Parameter Identification Method
Kexuan Tang, Chen Shen, Shuo Liang, Xiuqiong Huang
H-VII.5: FutureHAUS nanogrid system and energy management algorithm
Vladimir Mitrovic, Igor Cvetkovic, Dushan Boroyevich, Joe Wheeler, Bobby Vance

Technical Highlights VIII (Click to Expand)

H-VIII.1: Deep Learning for Reactive Power Control of Smart Inverters under Communication Constraints
Sarthak Gupta, Vassilis Kekatos, Ming Jin
H-VIII.2: DeVLearn: A Deep Visual Learning Framework for Localizing Temporary Faults in Power Systems
Shuchismita Biswas, Rounak Meyur, Virgilio Centeno
H-VIII.3: Machine Learning for Inferring Power System Oscillations from Synchrophasor Data
Mana Jalali, Vassilis Kekatos, Siddharth Bhela, Hao Zhu
H-VIII.4: Learning to Optimize Distribution Grids using Sensitivity-Aware Deep Neural Networks
Manish K. Singh, Sarthak Gupta, Vassilis Kekatos, Guido Cavraro, Andrey Bernstein
H-VIII.5: Optimal Capacity and Placement of Microgrids for Resiliency Enhancement of Distribution Networks Under Extreme Weather Events
Moein Borghei, Mona Ghassemi
H-VIII.6: Dynamics and Stability of a Microgrid as a Networked Control System
Lung-An Lee, Chen-Ching Liu
H-VIII.7: Aggregate Model of Massive Distributed Energy Storage for Power System Operation
Hai Li, Yi Wang, Ning Zhang, Genghe Zhang, Xu Tian

Technical Highlights IX (Click to Expand)

H-IX.1: Ultra-Low Conduction Loss IGCT for Cross Connected modules in Modular Multilevel Converters
Jiapeng Liu, Biao Zhao, Wenpeng Zhou, Zhengyu Chen, Chunpin Ren, Zhanqing Yu, Rong Zeng
H-IX.2: Common Mode Voltage Reduction Method for a Back-to-Back Three-Level NPC Converter
Xiaona Xu, Kui Wang, Zedong Zheng, Bo Yang, Yongdong Li
H-IX.3: Surge Current Capability of Ga2O3 Schottky Diodes
Cyril Buttay, Hiu-Yung Wong, Boyan Wang, Yuhao Zhang
H-IX.4: A Two-Stage Rail Grade DC/DC Converter Based on GaN Device
Tianlong Yuan, Minfan Fu, Chao Fei, Yuchen Yang, Qiang Li, Fred C. Lee
H-IX.5: Design of Navy Integrated Power Electronics Building Block (iPEBB)
Narayan Rajagopal, Christina DiMarino
H-IX.6: A Synchronous Distributed Control and Communication Network for SiC-Based Modular Power Converters
Yu Rong, Jun Wang, Zhiyu Shen, Sizhan Zhou, Bo Wen, Rolando Burgos, Dushan Boroyevich

Technical Highlights X (Click to Expand)

H-X.1: Multi-setting Adaptive Distribution Protection Scheme for Directional Overcurrent Relays
Tapas Kumar Barik, Virgilio A. Centeno
H-X.2: Phasor Measurement Unit (PMU) Based Real Time Controlled Islanding for Renewable Integration
Rahul Iyer, Prathamesh Tilekar, Aditya Parhad, Neel Gada, Sanal Almeida
H-X.3: Distributed Energy Resources (DERs) Enhancing Outage Management and Feeder Restoration of Distribution Systems
Chensen Qi, Chen-Ching Liu
H-X.4: Fast Probabilistic Hosting Capacity Analysis of Feeders with Distributed Energy Resources
Sina Taheri, Mana Jalali, Vassilis Kekatos
H-X.5: Stochastic Multi-Agent-Based Model to Measure Community Resilience
Jaber Valinejad, Lamine Mili
H-X.6: Wireless Power Transmission
Somayeh Yarahmadi, Lamine Mili
H-X.7: Moving horizon-based optimal scheduling of EV charging: A power system-cognizant approach
Nitasha Sahani, Manish kumar Singh, Chen-Ching Liu
H-X.8: Neural Network-based Power Control Method for Direct-Drive Wave Energy Converters in Irregular Waves
Xuanrui Huang, Kai Sun, Xi Xiao
H-X.9: A DC Access Solution for Offshore Wind Power Based on UCH-MMC
Zhengxuan Li, Qiang Song, Jingwei Meng

Technical Highlights XI (Click to Expand)

H-XI.1: A Distributed Approach Towards Intrusion Prevention for Distribution Systems
Jennifer Appiah-Kubi, Ruoxi Zhu, Chen-Ching Liu
H-XI.2: Intrusion Detection at Substations
Ruoxi Zhu, Chen-Ching Liu
H-XI.3: Performance Validation of Sampled Values-Based Protection in an IEC 61850 Process Bus Network
Nicholas Skoff, Jaime De La Ree
H-XI.4: A Single-Input-Multiple-Output DC/DC Converter for Distributed Power Management in Many-Core Systems
Xingye Liu, Paul Ampadu
H-XI.5: A Fault Tolerant Selective Harmonic Elimination Method for Modular Multilevel Converters
Ardavan Mohammadhassani, Ali Mehrizi-Sani
H-XI.6: On the effect of Line Dynamics in Multi-Inverter Systems with Generalized Droop Control
Sidhaarth Venkatachari, Gurupraanesh Raman, Jimmy Peng

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