Junbo Zhao

Assistant Professor

Technical Program Committee member

Mississippi

Mississippi State University

BIOGRAPHY

**Junbo Zhao** is an assistant professor of the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at **Mississippi State University**.

He was a **research assistant professor** at **Virginia Tech** from May 2018 till August 2019.

He received a Ph.D. degree from Bradley Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering **Virginia Tech**, in 2018.

His advisor is **Prof. Lamine Mili** (IEEE Life Fellow).

He did the summer internship at **Pacific Northwest National Laboratory** from May-August, 2017.

He is now the chair of the IEEE Task Force on Power System Dynamic State and Parameter Estimation, the secretary of the IEEE Working Group on State Estimation Algorithms and the IEEE Task Force on Synchrophasor Applications in Power System Operation and Control.

He serves as the Editor of IEEE Transactions on Power Systems, IEEE Transactions on Smart Grid, Associate Editor of International Journal of Electrical Power & Energy Systems and subject editor of IET Generation, Transmission & Distribution and CSEE Journal of Power and Energy Systems.

PUBLICATIONS

J. B. Zhao, L. Mili, M. Wang, "A Generalized False Data Injection Attacks Against Power System Nonlinear State Estimator and Countermeasures," IEEE Trans. Power Systems.

Y. Liu, J. B. Zhao, X. Liu, Tingjian Liu, Gao Qiu, J. Liu, ''Online TTC Estimation using Nonparametric Analytics Considering Wind Energy Integration," IEEE Trans. Power Systems.

L Che, X Liu, Z Shuai, J. B. Zhao, ``The Impact of Ramp-Induced Data Attacks on Power System Operational Security," IEEE Trans. Industrial Informatics.

X. Wei, J. B. Zhao, T. Huang, E. Bompard, "A Novel Cascading Faults Graph-Based Transmission Network Vulnerability Assessment Method," IEEE Trans. Power Systems.

B. Li, T. Ding, C. Huang, J. B. Zhao, Yongheng Yang, Ying Chen, “Detecting False Data Injection Attacks Against Power System State Estimation with Fast Go-Decomposition (GoDec) Approach," IEEE Trans. Industrial Informatics.

J. B. Zhao, G. X. Zhang, R. Jabr, "Robust Detection of Cyber Attacks on State Estimators Using Phasor Measurements", IEEE Trans. Power Systems.

J. B. Zhao, G. X. Zhang, M. La Scala, Z. Dong, C. Chen, J. Wang, "Short-Term State Forecasting-Aided Method for Detection of Smart Grid General False Data Injection Attacks", IEEE Trans. Smart Grid.

J. B. Zhao, G. X. Zhang, Z.Y.Dong, K.P. Wong, " Forecasting-Aided Imperfect False Data Injection Attacks Against Power System Nonlinear State Estimation", IEEE Trans. Smart Grid.

J. Zhu, G. X. Zhang, T.Wang, J. B. Zhao, "Overview of fraudulent data attack on power system state estimation and defense mechanism", Power System Technology.

Z. Zheng, J. B. Zhao, L. Mili, Z. Liu, ``Robust Unscented Unbiased minimum-variance Estimator for Nonlinear System Dynamic State Estimation with Unknown Inputs," IEEE Signal Processing Letters.

J. B. Zhao, L. Mili, "A Theoretical Framework of Robust H-infinity Unscented Kalman Filter and Its Application to Power System Dynamic State Estimation," IEEE Trans. Signal Processing.

Z. Zheng, J. B. Zhao, L. Mili, Z. Liu, S. Wang, "Unscented Kalman Filter-based Unbiased minimum-variance Estimation for Nonlinear Systems with Unknown Inputs," IEEE Signal Processing Letters.

J. B. Zhao, L. Mili, "A Robust Generalized-Maximum Likelihood Unscented Kalman Filter for Power System Dynamic State Estimation," IEEE Journal of Selected Topics in Signal Processing.

J. B. Zhao, L. Mili, "A Decentralized H-infinity Unscented Kalman Filter for Dynamic State Estimation Against Uncertainties," IEEE Trans. Smart Grid.

J. B. Zhao, "Dynamic State Estimation with Model Uncertainties Using H-infinity Extended Kalman Filter", IEEE Trans. Power Systems.

Y. Xu, L. Mili, J. B. Zhao, "A Novel Polynomial-Chaos-based Kalman Filter," IEEE Signal Processing Letters.

J. B. Zhao, L. Mili, "Power System Robust Decentralized Dynamic State Estimation Based on Multiple Hypothesis Testing," IEEE Trans. Power Systems.

J. B. Zhao, A. Exposito, M. Netto, L. Mili, A. Abur, V. Terzija, I. Kamwa, B. Pal, A. K. Singh, J. Qi, Z. Huang, A. P. Sakis Meliopoulos, ''Power System Dynamic State Estimation: Motivations, Definitions, Methodologies and Future Work," IEEE Trans. Power Systems.

J. B. Zhao, Z. Zheng, S. Wang, et. al, "Correlation-Aided Robust Decentralized Dynamic State Estimation of Power Systems with Unknown Control Inputs," IEEE Trans. Power Systems.

M. Huang, Z. Wei, J. B. Zhao, R. Jabr, M. Pau, G. Sun, "Robust Ensemble Kalman Filter for Medium Voltage Distribution System State Estimation", IEEE Transactions on Instrumentation and Measurement.

X. Wang, J. B. Zhao, V. Terzija, S. Wang, "Fast robust power system dynamic state estimation using model transformation," International Journal of Electrical Power & Energy Systems.

J. B. Zhao, L. Mili, A. Exposito, "Constrained Robust Unscented Kalman Filter for Generalized Dynamic State Estimation," IEEE Trans. Power Systems.

J. B. Zhao, L. Mili, "Robust Unscented Kalman Filter for Power System Dynamic State Estimation with Unknown Noise Statistics," IEEE Trans. Smart Grid.

J. B. Zhao, L. Mili, R. C. Pires, ''Statistical and Numerical Robust State Estimator for Heavily Loaded Power Systems," IEEE Trans. Power Systems.

J. B. Zhao, L. Mili, "Vulnerability of the Largest Normalized Residual Statistical Test to Leverage Points," IEEE Trans. Power Systems.

J. B. Zhao, S. Wang, L. Mili, R. Huang, Z. Huang, "A Robust State Estimation Framework Considering Measurement Correlations and Imperfect Synchronization," IEEE Trans. Power Systems.

J. B. Zhao, L. Mili, "A Framework for Robust Hybrid State Estimation with Unknown Measurement Noise Statistics," IEEE Trans. Industrial Informatics.

J. B. Zhao, L. Mili, "Sparse State Recovery vs Generalized Maximum-likelihood Estimator of a Power System," IEEE Trans. Power Systems.

J. B. Zhao, G. X. Zhang, M. L. Scala, Z. Wang, "Enhanced Robustness of State Estimator to Bad Data Processing Through Multi-Innovation Analysis", IEEE Trans. Industrial Informatics.

J. B. Zhao, G. X. Zhang, Z. Dong, M. La Scala, "Robust Forecasting Aided Power System State Estimation Considering State Correlations", IEEE Trans. Smart Grid.

J. B. Zhao, M. Netto, L. Mili, "A Robust Iterated Extended Kalman Filter for Power System Dynamic State Estimation", IEEE Trans. Power Systems.

J. B. Zhao, "Power System Dynamic State Estimation Considering Measurement Correlations", IEEE Trans. Energy Conversion.

J. B. Zhao, G. X. Zhang, K. Das, G.N. Korres, N.M. Manousakis, A. K. Sinha, Z.Y. He, "Power System Real-Time Monitoring by Using PMU-Based Robust State Estimation Method," IEEE Trans. Smart Grid.

Jiale Liu, F. Tang, J. B. Zhao, D. Liu, I. Kamwa, "Coherency Identification for Wind-Integrated Power System using Virtual Synchronous Motion Equation," IEEE Trans. Power Systems.

B. Liu, Q. Huang, J. B. Zhao, W. Hu, "A Computational Attractive Interval Power Flow Approach with Correlated Uncertain Power Injections," IEEE Trans. Power Systems.

X. Liu, K. Hou, H. Jia, J. B. Zhao, L. Mili, ``A Resilience Assessment Approach for Power System from Perspectives of System and Component Levels," International Journal of Electrical Power & Energy Systems.

T. Guo, Y. Liu, J. B. Zhao, Y. Zhu, J. Liu, "A Dynamic Wavelet-based Robust Wind Power Smoothing Approach Using Hybrid Energy Storage System", International Journal of Electrical Power & Energy Systems.

Z. Yue, Y. Liu, Y. Yu, J. B. Zhao, "Probabilistic Transient Stability Assessment of Power System Considering Wind Power Uncertainties and Correlations," International Journal of Electrical Power & Energy Systems0.

X. Wang, Y. Liu, J. B. Zhao, J. Liu, ``A Hybrid Agent-based Model Predictive Control Scheme for Smart Community Energy System with Uncertain DGs and Loads," Journal of Modern Power Systems and Clean Energy, 2020.

A. Sayed, C. Wang, J. B. Zhao, T. Bi, "Distribution-level Robust Energy Management of Power Systems Considering Bidirectional Interactions with Gas Systems," IEEE Trans. Smart Grid.

S. Wang, R. Huang, X. Ke, J. B. Zhao, R. Fan, Z. Huang, "A Risk-Oriented PMU Placement Approach in Electric Power Systems," IET Generation, Transmission & Distribution.

M. Jahromi, M. Tajdinian, J. B. Zhao, P. Dehghanian, A. Seifi, "An Enhanced Sensitivity-Based Decentralized Framework for Real-Time Transient Stability Assessment in Bulk Power Grids with Renewable Energy Resources," IET Generation, Transmission & Distribution.

J. B. Zhao, Y. Tang, V. Terzija, "Robust Online Estimation of Power System Center of Inertia Frequency," IEEE Trans. Power Systems.

Y. Xu, L. Mili, A. Sandu, J. B. Zhao, ''Propagating Uncertainty in Power System Dynamic Simulations Using Polynomial Chaos," IEEE Trans. Power Systems.

Y. Xu, L. Mili, J. B. Zhao, "Probabilistic Power Flow Calculation and Variance Analysis based on Hierarchical Adaptive Polynomial Chaos-ANOVA Method", IEEE Trans. Power Systems.

J. B. Zhao, S. Fliscounakis, P. Panciatici, L. Mili, ''Robust Parameter Estimation of the French Power System Using Field Data," IEEE Trans. Smart Grid.

J. B. Zhao, Z. Wang, J. Wang, "Robust Time-Varying Load Modeling for Conservation Voltage Reduction Assessment", IEEE Trans. Smart Grid.

J. Fan, X. Tong, J. B. Zhao, "A Unified Optimal Power Flow Model for AC/DC Grids Integrated with Natural Gas Systems Considering the Uncertainties of Gas-Supply," Journal of Modern Power Systems and Clean Energy.

S. Wang, J. B. Zhao, Z. Huang, R. Diao, "Assessing Gaussian Assumption of PMU Measurement Error Using Field Data," IEEE Trans. Power Delivery.

R. Huang, R. Diao, Y. Li, et. al, J. B. Zhao, "Calibrating Parameters of Power System Stability Models using Advanced Ensemble Kalman Filter," IEEE Trans. Power Systems.

J. B. Zhao, L. Mili, F. Milano, "Robust Frequency Divider for Power System Online Monitoring and Controls," IEEE Trans. Power Systems.

J. B. Zhao, Z. Y. Wang, C. Chen, G. X. Zhang, "Robust Voltage Instability Predictor", IEEE Trans. Power Systems.

J. B. Zhao, G. X. Zhang, "A Robust Prony Method Against Synchrophasor Measurement Noise and Outliers", IEEE Trans. Power Systems.

T. Wang, G. X. Zhang, J. B. Zhao, Z. Y. He, J. Wang, "Fault Diagnosis of Electric Power Systems Based on Fuzzy Reasoning Spiking Neural P Systems," IEEE Trans. Power Systems.

X. Y. Wang, G. X. Zhang, N. Ferrante, T. Jiang, J. B. Zhao, M. Gheorghe, F. Ipate, R. Lefticaru, "Design and implementation of membrane controllers for trajectory tracking of nonholonomic wheeled mobile robots," Integrated Computer-Aided Engineering.

J. B. Zhao, G. X. Zhang, X. R. Wang, D. H. Zou, "Distribution state estimation with renewable sources based distributed generations using a modified quantum-inspired evolutionary algorithm," Journal of Renewable and Sustainable Energy.

X. Y. Wang, G. X. Zhang, J. B. Zhao, F. Ipate, R. Lefticaru,"A Modified Membrane-Inspired Algorithm Based on Particle Swarm Optimization for Mobile Robot Path Planning," International Journal of Computers, Communications & Control.

J. B. Zhao, G. X. Zhang, Y.Q. Huang, "Status and prospect of state estimation for power system containing renewable energy," Electric Power Automation Equipment.

RESEARCH INTEREST

His research interests lie in cyber-physical power system modeling, monitoring, dynamics, stability and security with the integration of renewable energy.