Shichao Liu

Assistant Professor

About Shichao Liu


Modeling, stability analysis and control of cyber-physical systems. Distributed control and distributed estimation. Nonlinear system control.


Microgrids, Large-scale power systems, Wind turbine, PVs, Energy storage systems.


Associate Editor, IEEE Access, May-2017-Now

Keynote Speaker, 2017 Mechanical, Material and Aerospace Engineering (2MAE) International Conference, Beijing, China, May 12- 14, 2017

Publication Chair, 2016 IEEE CSCWD, May 4-8, 2016, Nanchang, China

Member of IEEE SMC Technical Committee on Interactive and Wearable Computing and Devices

Selected Journal Publications

  • Shichao Liu and Peter. Liu, Distributed model-based control and scheduling for load frequency regulation of smart grids over limited bandwidth networks. IEEE Transactions on Industrial Informatics, 2018, 14(5): 1814--1823.

  • Shichao Liu, Xiaoyu Wang, and Peter X. Liu, A stochastic stability enhancement method of grid-connected distributed energy storage systems, IEEE Transactions on Smart Grid, 2017, 8(5): 2062-2070

  • Shichao Liu, Peter X. Liu, and A. El Saddik, Stability analysis and compensation of network-induced delays in communication-based power system control: A survey, ISA Transactions, vol. 66, pp. 143-153, 2017

  • Shichao Liu, Peter Xiaoping Liu, Xiaoyu Wang, Zhijun Wang, Wenchao Meng, Effects of Correlated Photovoltaic Power and Load Uncertainties on Grid-Connected Microgrid Day-Ahead SchedulingIET Generation Transmission and Distribution, 2017, 11(14): 3620-3637.

  • Xiaoqiang Guo, Shichao Liu, Xiaoyu Wang, Impact of phase-locked loop on stability of active damped LCL-filter-based grid-connected inverters with capacitor voltage feedback, Journal of Modern Power Systems and Clean Energy, 2017.07.01, 5(4):574-583

  • Huanqing Wang, Peter X. Liu and Shichao Liu, Adaptive Neural Synchronization Control for Bilateral Tele-operation Systems with Time Delay and Backlash-like Hysteresis, IEEE Transactions on Cybernetics, vol. 47, no. 10, pp. 3018-3026, 2017

  • Zhijun Wang, Xiaoyu Wang, Wenchao Meng, Lianxiang Tang, Shichao Liu, Constraint models of voltage fluctuation limit on OLTC/SVR caused by DG power fluctuation and generator disconnection to assess their impacts on DG penetration limit, IET Generation, Transmission & Distribution, vol. 11, no. 17, pp. 4299-4306, 2017

  • Xinran ZhangChao Lu, Shichao Liu, Xiaoyu Wang, A review on wide-area damping control to restrain inter-area low frequency oscillation for large-scale power systems with increasing renewable generation, Renewable and Sustainable Energy Reviews, vol. 57, pp. 45–58, May 2016

  • Wenchao Meng, Xiaoyu Wang, and Shichao Liu, Distributed Load Sharing of an Inverter-Based Microgrid with Reduced Communication, IEEE Transactions on Smart Grid, 2016, pp.1-12, DOI: 10.1109/TSG.2016.2587685

  • Shichao Liu, P. X. Liu and X. Wang, Stability Analysis of Grid-Interfacing Inverter Control in Distribution Systems With Multiple Photovoltaic-Based Distributed Generators, IEEE Transactions on Industrial Electronics, vol. 63, no. 12, pp. 7339-7348, Dec. 2016.

  • Shichao Liu, Peter X. Liu, and Xiaoyu Wang, Stochastic small-signal stability analysis of grid-connected Photovoltaic systems, IEEE Transactions on Industrial Electronics, vol. 63, no. 2, pp. 1027-1038, 2016

  • Shichao Liu, Xiaoyu Wang, and Peter X. Liu, Impact of communication delays on secondary frequency control in an islanded microgrid, IEEE Transactions on Industrial Electronics, vol. 62, no. 4, pp. 2021-2031, 2015

  • Shichao Liu, Peter X. Liu and A. E. Saddik, Modeling and Stability Analysis of Automatic Generation Control Over Cognitive Radio Networks in Smart Grids, IEEE Transactions on Systems, Man, and Cybernetics: Systems, vol. 45, no. 2, pp. 223-234, Feb. 2015.

  • Shichao Liu, Peter X. Liu, and A. El Saddik, Modeling and distributed gain scheduling strategy for load frequency control in smart grids with communication topology changes, ISA Transactions, vol. 53, no. 2, pp. 454-461, 2014

  • Shichao Liu, Peter X. Liu, and A. El Saddik, A stochastic game approach to the security issue of networked control systems under jamming attacks, Journal of The Franklin Institute, vol. 351, no. 9, pp. 4570-4583, 2014

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