Dr. Su is looking for highly motivated Ph.D. students starting in winter 2023. The research assistantship is available. An earned master's degree is preferred. If you are interested in Dr. Su’s research areas, please send your resume to Dr. Su (wencong@umich.edu).

Visiting students/scholars, master-thesis students, and undergraduate students: Please email your CV to wencong@umich.edu, if you are interested in joining Dr. Su's group. Hourly-based financial support is available.

Short Bio:

Dr. Wencong Su is an Associate Professor in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at the University of Michigan-Dearborn, USA. Dr. Su received his B.S. degree (with distinction) from Clarkson University, Potsdam, NY, USA, in 2008, his M.S. degree from Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, VA, USA, in 2009, and his Ph.D. degree from North Carolina State University, Raleigh, NC, USA, in 2013, respectively, all in electrical and computer engineering. He is a licensed Professional Engineer (P.E.) in the State of Michigan. He worked as a Research Aide at Argonne National Laboratory in IL, USA, in 2012. He also worked as an R&D engineer intern at ABB U.S. Corporate Research Center in NC, USA, in 2009. His current research interests include power and energy systems, energy internet, electrified transportation systems, and cyber-physical systems. Dr. Su is a Fellow of IET (Institution of Engineering and Technology) and a Senior Member of IEEE (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers). Dr. Su is an Editor of IEEE Transactions on Smart Grid, an Associate Editor of IEEE Access, and an Associate Editor of IEEE DataPort. He is the Guest Editor-in-Chief of IEEE Transactions on Smart Grid - Special Section on Power-Electronics-Enabled Smart Power Distribution Grid in 2020-2021. He is the Guest Editor of IEEE Open Access Journal of Power and Energy - Special Section on COVID-19 Impact on Electrical Grid Operation: Analysis and Mitigation in 2021. He is the Guest Editor of IET Cyber-Physical Systems: Theory & Applications - Special Issue on Cyber-Physical Systems in Smart Grids: Security and Operation in 2017. He has authored one book, four book chapters, and over 100 high-quality articles in prestigious international journals and peer-reviewed conference proceedings. He serves as the campus director of Center for Electric Drive Transportation (2015-present) and NSF REU Site (2018-present) at the University of Michigan-Dearborn. He also serves as an associate director of Dearborn Artificial Intelligence Research Center. Dr. Su was the recipient of the 2015 IEEE Power and Energy Society (PES) Technical Committee Prize Paper Award and the 2013 IEEE Industrial Electronics Society (IES) Student Best Paper Award. Dr. Su is the 2021 recipient of the Distinguished Research Award at the University of Michigan-Dearborn.

Contact Information:

​Wencong Su, Ph.D., P.E., FIET, SMIEEE Associate Professor Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering University of Michigan-Dearborn Office: 2029 Enegineering Lab Builidng (ELB) Lab: IAVS-1060 and ELB-1026

4901 Evergreen Road Dearborn, MI, 48128, U.S.A.

Email: wencong@umich.edu

Web: www.SuWencong.com

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Editor, IEEE Transactions on Smart Grid Associate Editor, IEEE Access Associate Editor, IEEE DataPort