Lei Wu


School: School of Engineering and Science

Department: Electrical and Computer Engineering

Building: Burchard

Room: 209

Phone: (201) 2168066

Email: lwu11@stevens.edu


  • PhD (2008) Illinois Institute of Technology (EE)
  • MS (2004) Xi'an Jiaotong University (EE)
  • BS (2001) Xi'an Jiaotong University (EE)

His primary research and teaching areas are focused on power and energy system optimization and control, with specific interests in the modeling of large-scale power systems with a high penetration of demand response and renewable energy, and community resilience microgrid. He is the recipient of Transactions Prize Paper Award from the IEEE Power and Energy Society (PES) in 2009, and the IEEE PES Student Prize Paper Award in Honor of T. Burke Hayes as adviser in 2014.

Professional Societies
  • INFORMS Member
  • IEE PES Senior member
Selected Publications
Conference Proceeding
  1. Wei, J.; Zhang, Y.; Wang, J.; Wu, L. (2020). Chance-constrained Two-stage Energy Hub Cluster Configuration for Integrated Demand Response Considering Multi-energy Load Uncertainty. IEEE PES General Meeting 2020.
  2. Zhou, Y.; Zhai, Q.; Wu, L.; Wu, J.; Xu, Z.; Ye, H.; Xie, X. (2020). On the Evaluation of Uncertainty Cost and Availability Benefit of Renewable Energy. IEEE PES General Meeting.
  3. Zhang, J.; Li, J.; Wu, L.; Kantarci, M. E.; Kantarci, B. (2019). Hierarchical Optimal Control of the Resilient Community Microgrid in Islanded Mode. 2019 IEEE PES General Meeting.
  4. Tang, Z.; Liu, J.; Yang, Y.; Wu, L.; Liu, Y.; Liu, J. (2019). Tight Mixed-Integer Linear Programming Formulation for Energy Storage Assets in NCUC Problem. 2019 IEEE Power \& Energy Society General Meeting (PESGM) (pp. 1--5).
Journal Article
  1. Liu, Y.; Yang, N.; Wu, L. (2020). Multi-lateral Participants Decision-making: A Distribution System Planning Approach with Incomplete Information Game. IEEE Access.
  2. Liu, Y.; Wu, L.; Li, J. (2020). A Fast LP-Based Approach for Roust Dynamic Economic Dispatch Problem: A Feasible Region Projection Method. IEEE Transactions on Power Systems.
  3. Wang, S.; Chen, H.; Wu, L.; Wang, J. (2020). A novel smart meter data compression method via stacked convolutional sparse auto-encoder. International Journal of Electrical Power \& Energy Systems (vol. 118, pp. 105761). Elsevier.
  4. Yang, Y.; Lu, X.; Wu, L. (2020). An Integrated Data-Driven Framework for Fast SCUC Calculation. IET Generation, Transmission \& Distribution.
  5. Bao, Z.; Zhang, Q.; Wu, L.; Chen, D. (2020). Cascading Failure Propagation Simulation in Integrated Electricity and Natural Gas Systems. Journal of Modern Power Systems and Clean Energy. SGEPRI.
  6. Zhang, Q.; Zhang, S.; Wang, X.; Li, X.; Wu, L. (2020). Conditional-Robust-Profit-Based Optimization Model for Electricity Retailers with Shiftable Demand. energies.
  7. Li, Y.; Ni, Z.; Zhao, T.; Yu, M.; Liu, Y.; Wu, L. (2020). Coordinated Scheduling for Improving Wind Power Adsorption in Electric Vehicles-Wind Integrated Power Systems by Multi-objective Optimization Approach. IEEE Transactions on Industry Applications.
  8. Wei, W.; Shen, Z.; Wu, L.; Li, F.; Ding, T. (2020). Estimating DLMP Confidence Intervals inDistribution Networks with AC Power FlowModel and Uncertain Renewable Generation. IET Generation Transmission and Distribution.
  9. Bao, Z.; Jiang, Z.; Wu, L. (2020). Evaluation of Bi-directional Cascading Failure Propagation in Integrated Electricity-Natural Gas System. International Journal of Electrical Power and Energy Systems.
  10. Nan, L.; Liu, Y.; Wu, L.; Liu, T.; He, C. (2020). Graph Theory-Based N-1 Transmission Contingency Selection and its Application in Security-Constrained Unit Commitment Problems. Journal of Modern Power Systems and Clean Energy.
  11. Bao, Z.; Zhang, Q.; Wu, L.; Chen, D. (2020). Journal of Modern Power Systems and Clean Energy , 2020.. Journal of Modern Power Systems and Clean Energy.
  12. Li, Y.; Cai, Y.; Zhao, T.; Liu, Y.; Wang, J.; Wu, L.; Zhao, Y. (2020). Multi-Objective Optimal Operations of Centralized Battery Swap Charging System with Photovoltaic. Journal of Modern Power Systems and Clean Energy.
  13. Tang, Z.; Liu, Y.; Wu, L.; Liu, J.; Gao, H. (2020). Reserve Model of Energy Storage in Day-ahead Joint Energy and Reserve Markets: A Stochastic UC Solution. IEEE Transactions on Smart Grid.
  14. Li, Y.; Ni, Z.; Zhao, T.; Zhong, T.; Wu, L.; Liu, Y.; Zhao, Y. (2020). Supply Function Game Based Energy Management Between Electric Vehicle Charging Stations and Electricity Distribution System Considering Quality of Service. IEEE Transactions on Industry Applications.
  15. Nan, L.; Wu, L.; Liu, T.; Liu, Y.; He, C. (2020). Vulnerability Identification and Evaluation of Interdependent Natural Gas-Electricity Systems. IEEE Transactions on Smart Grid.
  16. Haiwen Chen, Shouxiang Wang, Lei Wu,; Wang, J. (2019). A Novel Smart Meter Data Compression Method via Stacked Convolutional Sparse Auto-encoder. International Journal of Electrical Power and Energy Systems.
  17. Liu, Y.; Wu, L.; Li, J. (2019). D-PMU Based Applications for Emerging Active Distribution Systems: A Review. Electric Power Systems Research.
  18. Wang, X.; Zhang, K.; Zhang, S.; Wu, L. (2019). Equilibrium Analysis of Electricity Market With Demand Response Exchange to Counterbalance Bid Deviations of Renewable Generators. IEEE Systems Journal. IEEE.
  19. Su, X.; He, C.; Liu, T.; Wu, L. (2019). Full Parallel Power Flow Solution: A GPU-CPU Based Vectorization Parallelization and Sparse Techniques for Newton-Raphson Implementation. IEEE Transactions on Smart Grid.
  20. Wang, S.; Dong, Y.; Wu, L.; Yan, B. (2019). Interval Overvoltage Risk Based PV Hosting Capacity Evaluation Considering PV and Load Uncertainties. IEEE Transactions on Smart Grid (3 ed., vol. 11, pp. 2709--2721). IEEE.
  21. Zhejing Bao, Yangli Ye,; Wu, L. (2019). Multi-Timescale Coordinated Schedule of Interdependent Electricity-Natural Gas Systems Considering Electricity Grid Steady-State and Gas Network Dynamics. International Journal of Electrical Power and Energy Systems.