Master Tutor2-Ph.D. Shan Cheng
Associate Professor, College of Electrical Engineering and New Energy, CTGU
Director, Microgrid Research Center
Chairman, Executive Committee of Microgrid Research Center
PIC, Major of Smart Grid & Its Information Engineering
Research Interests: power system optimization, smart grid energy management and operation optimization & control, intelligent optimization algorithm & its application to power system.
Ph.D. Shan Cheng received the Bachelor’s degree in electronic information engineering from Henan Polytechnic University and the Ph.D. degree in electrical engineering from Chongqing University in 2005 and 2013, respectively. He had been with Huanggang Normal University, Hubei Province, from July 2005 to August 2008. Since July 2013, he has been with China Three Gorges University, Hubei Province, where he is currently the Director of Microgrid Research Center and Chairman of Executive Committee of Microgrid Research Center. He has been the PI for 6 grants supported by National Science Foundation Committee, Hubei Provincial Department of Education, Key Laboratory of Hubei Province, and Yichang Municipal Department of Science and Technology. Since 2014, on optimal integration of renewable distributed resource and electric vehicles into the distribution network and the corresponding energy management, he published more than ten SCI indexed academic papers in international journals including IEEE/ACM Transactions on Computational Biology and Bioinformatics, International Journal of Electrical Power & Energy Systems, Neurocomputing, Journal of Renewable and Sustainable Energy, Automation of Electric Power Systems. Besides, he is much experienced in teaching. He was awarded “The Best Teacher in International Students’ Mind” and “Distinguished Young Teaching Expert” by CTGU in 2015 and 2016, respectively. He won the third prize in Hubei Provincial Teaching Competition and the second prize in the National Teaching Competition of Electrotechnics in 2016 and 2017, respectively.
July 2008-June 2013, Ph.D., Electrical Engineering, Chongqing University, China
(Aug. 2010-Aug. 2011, Visiting Scholar, Department of Electrical Engineering, YuanZe University, Taiwan)
Sept. 2001-June 2005, B.E., Electronic Information Engineering, Henan Polytechnic University, China
Nov. 2015-Present, Director of Microgrid Research Center and Chairman of Executive Committee of Microgrid Research Center
July 2013-Present, Associate Professor, College of Electrical Engineering and New Energy, CTGU
July 2005-Aug. 2008, Assistant Professor, Department of Physical Science and Electronic Technology, Huanggang Normal University, China
Selected Academic Funds
Sept. 2016 - present, Hierarchical Coordinated Dispatch and Optimization of Multi-microgrid with EV Integrated Station, National Science Foundation Committee.
Jan. 2016 - present, Multi-objective Operation Optimization of EV Charging Station with PV System, Hubei Provincial Department of Education.
Jan. 2016 - present, Integration & Its Economic Operation of EV and Renewable Resource in the Microgrid, Hubei Collaborative Innovation Centre.
Jan. 2014 – Dec. 2015, Dynamic Operation Optimization of Grid-connected Microgrid, Yichang Municipal Department of Science and Technology.
Selected International Journal Papers Since 2014
 Shan Cheng, Xianning Wang, Yichen Feng. Decentralized Optimization of EV Charging Station Controlled Charging Schedule, Automation of Electric Power Systems, Accepted.
 Shan Cheng, Gao Can Su, Long Long Zhao, Tian Li Huang. Dynamic Dispatch Optimization of Microgrid Based on a QS-PSO Algorithm. Journal of Renewable and Sustainable Energy, 2017, 9(4): 045505.( SCI: 000407827600025)
 Shan Cheng, Wei-Bin Sun, Wen-Li Liu. Multi-Objective Configuration Optimization of a Hybrid Energy Storage System. Applied Sciences. 2017, 7(2), 163. (SCI: 000395488900055)
 S. Cheng, L. L. Zhao, X. Y. Jiang. An Effective Application of Bacteria Quorum Sensing and Circular Elimination in MOPSO. IEEE/ACM Transactions on Computational Biology and Bioinformatics, 2017, 14(1): 56-63. (SCI: WOS000395676900006)
 Shan Cheng, MinYou Chen, Peter J. Fleming. Improved Multi-objective Particle Swarm Optimization with Preference Strategy for Optimal DG Integration into the Distribution System. Neurocompting, 2015, 148(4-5): 23-29. (SCI: 000343840000004)
 Shan Cheng, Min-You Chen. Multi-objective Reactive Power Optimization Strategy for Distribution System with Penetration of Distributed Generation. International Journal of Electrical Power & Energy Systems, 2014, 62:221-228. (SCI: 000339601500025)
 Shan Cheng, Min-you Chen, Rong-Jong Wai, Fang-zong Wang. Optimal placement of distributed generation units in distribution systems via an enhanced multi-objective particle swarm optimization algorithm. Journal of Zhejiang University-SCIENCE C (Computers & Electronics), 2014, 15(4): 300-311. (SCI:WOS000334522500007)
 Shan Cheng, Tian-Ya Qin, Li-Bing Jing. Multi-objective optimization of accommodating distributed generation considering power loss, power quality and system stability. Journal of Industrial and Production Engineering. 2014, 31(3): 146-154. (EI: 20143118010385)
 Rong-Jong Wai, Shan Cheng, Yeou-Fu Lin, Yi-Chang Chen. Installed capacity selection of hybrid energy generation system via improved particle-swarm-optimisation. IET Generation, Transmission & Distribution, 2014, 8(4): 742-752. (SCI: 000333641800017)
 Shan Cheng, Min-You Chen, Gang Hu. Convergence Enhanced Multi-objective Particle Swarm Optimization with Introduction of Quorum-Sensing Inspired Turbulence. Lecture Notes in Computer Science, 2014, 8794, 2014: 394-403. (EI: 20150400452083)
Graduate Advising (Awards of the Students)
Nov. 2017, Weibin Sun, National Scholarship, Ministry of Education
July 2017, Longlong Zhao, Excellent M. S. Thesis of CTGU
July 2017, Pengfei Du, Excellent M. S. Thesis of CTGU
Nov. 2016, Longlong Zhao, National Scholarship, Ministry of Education
July 2016, Boyu Jiang, Excellent B. S. Graduate Project of Hubei Province