Master Tutor4-Ph.D Zhang Tao
Zhang Tao received his B.S degree from the Henan Polytechnic University in 2004, and a Ph.D of Electrical Engineering from Fuzhou University in 2010.
Since 2010 he has been a faculty member in College of Electrical Engineering & New Energy at China Three Gorges University, where he is currently an Associate Professor and Vice Dean, and is a senior member of Chinese Electrotechnical Society.
He arrived at Taiwan University of Science and Technology in November 2017 as a Visiting Scholar for six months.
His current research interests include high voltage insulation diagnosis technology, power system optimization and economic operation, micro-grid & active distribution network.
He has been the PI of more than 10 academic and industrial projects, including one national Natural Science Foundation project. He was awarded forty most influential papers.
Refereed Journal Publications:
 Zhang Tao, Li XiaoQin, Lv Haoyun and Tan XiaoRui. Parameter Identification and Calculation of Return Voltage Curve Based on FDS Data [J]. IEEE Transactions on Applied Superconductivity, 2014, Vol.24 , No.5,pp.9002405 (SCI,EI).
 Zhang Tao, Sun LiuXue, and Zhang Yin. Study on Switching Overvoltage in Off-Shore Wind Farms [J]. IEEE Transactions on Applied Superconductivity, 2014, Vol.24, No.5, pp.0601005 (SCI,EI).
 Zhang Tao,Cai Jin-ding.A Novel Hybrid Particle Swarm Optimisation Method Applied to Economic Dispatch[J]. International Journal of Bio-inspired Computation. 2010,2(1),pp.9–17. (SCI)
 Zhang Tao, Tan XiaoRui, Zhang Bin and Xu Xueqin. Study on Moisture and Aging of Oil-Paper Insulation using Relative Initial Slope of Recovery Voltage [J]. IEEE Transactions on Applied Superconductivity, 2016, Vol.26, No.7, pp. 0609404 (SCI,EI).
 Zhang Tao, Xu Xueqin and Ran Huanjun. Multi-objective Optimal Allocation of FACTS Devices Based on Improved Differential Evolution Harmony Search Algorithm [J]. Proceedings of the CSEE, 2018, (EI) (in Chinese)
 Zhang Tao, Xu Xueqin and Shi Suyi. Optimal Location and Parameter Setting of STATCOM Based on Improved Multiple Population Quantum Particle Swarm Optimization Algorithm [J]. Proceedings of the CSEE,,2015. 35(S1): 75–81. (EI) (in Chinese)
 Zhang Tao, Tan XiaoRu. Analysis on Transient Temperature Rise of UHVDC Common Grounding Electrode [J]. High Voltage Engineering, 2015, 41 (11):3672-3678 (EI) (in Chinese)
 Zhang Tao, Sun Xiaowei and Xu Xueqin. Identification of Critical Lines in Power Grid Based on Active Power Flow Betweenness [J]. Power System Technology, 2016, 40(1): 193-198 (EI) (in Chinese)
 Zhang Tao, and Zuo Qian. Central time constant of nonstandard polarization spectrum of oil-paper insulation [J]. Electric machines and control, 2018, 49(1): 97-101. (EI) (in Chinese)
Zhang Tao, Cai Jinding and Zhang Konglin.Application of Voltage Response Method for Condition Assessment of Power Trans- former. High Voltage Engineering, 2008, 34(12): 2674–2680. (EI) (in Chinese)
 Zhang Tao, Shi Suyi and Xu Xueqin.Distribution Network Reconfiguration with Distributed Generation Based on Improved Quantum Binary Particle Swarm Optimization [J]. Power System Protection and Control, 2016,44(3):22-28. (in Chinese)