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Prof. C. K. Michael Tse

BEng (Hons), PhD, IEEE Fellow, FIEAust, CPEng, Chang Jiang Scholars Chair Professor
Editor-in-Chief, IEEE Transactions on Circuits and Systems II

 

STUDENTS & GRADUATES

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Photo: Dec 4, 2017, Grass Island


PhD Students

  • Mr Zheng Dong – LED lighting systems
  • Miss Xiaolu Li – Power electronics
  • Mr Dong Liu – Complex network application to power systems
  • Miss Ying Liu (Joint program with HIT) – Power electronics
  • Mr Wanli Wang – Nonlinear systems


Postdocs and RAs

  • Dr Hao Wu
  • Dr Zhicong Huang
  • Dr Choujun Zhan


Journal Publications of Recent Past PhD Students

Dr Chi Shing Wong (PhD 2018)

  1. C. S. Wong, K. H. Loo, H. H. C. Iu, Y. M. Lai, M. H. L. Chow, and C. K. Tse, "Independent control of multicolor-multistring LED lighting systems with fully switched-capacitor-controlled LCC resonant network," IEEE Transactions on Power Electronics, vol. 33, no. 5, pp. 4293-4305, May 2018.
  2. C. S. Wong, K. H. Loo, Y. M. Lai, M. H. L. Chow, and C. K. Tse, "Accurate capacitive current balancing in multistring LED lighting systems based on switched-capacitor-controlled LCC resonant network," IEEE Transactions on Power Electronics, vol. 32, no. 3, pp. 2167-2179, March 2017. 
  3. C. S. Wong, K. H. Loo, Y. M. Lai, M. H. L. Chow, and C. K. Tse, "An alternative approach to LED driver design based on high-voltage driving," IEEE Transactions on Power Electronics, vol. 31, no. 3, pp. 2465-2475, March 2016.
  4. C. S. Wong, Y. M. Lai, K. H. Loo, and C. K. Tse, "Low-current ripple LED driver by two-phase driving approach," IET Electronics Letters, vol. 51, no. 22, pp. 1804-1806, October 2015.


Dr Xi Zhang (PhD 2017 — joined China Electric Power Research Institute, Beijing)

  1. X. Zhang, D. Liu, C. Zhan, and C. K. Tse, "Effects of cyber coupling on cascading failures in power systems," IEEE Journal on Emerging and Selected Topics in Circuits and Systems, vol. 6, no. 2, pp. 228-238, June 2017.
  2. X. Zhang, C. Zhan, and C. K. Tse, "Modeling the dynamics of cascading failures in power systems," IEEE Journal on Emerging and Selected Topics in Circuits and Systems, vol. 6, no. 2, pp. 192-204, June 2017. 
  3. X. Zhang and C. K. Tse, "Assessment of robustness of power systems from a network perspective," IEEE Journal of Emerging and Selected Topics in Circuits and Systems, vol. 5, no. 3, pp. 456-464, September 2015.


Dr Jiajing Wu (PhD 2014 — joined Sun Yat-sen University, Guangshou)

  1. J. Wu, C.K. Tse and F.C.M. Lau, “Concept of node usage probability from complex networks and its applications to communication network design," IEEE Transactions on Circuits and Systems I: Regular Papers, vol. 62, no. 4, pp. 1195-1204, April 2015.
  2. J. Wu, C.K. Tse and F.C.M. Lau, “Optimizing performance of communication networks: an application of network science," IEEE Transactions on Circuits and Systems II: Express Briefs, vol. 62, no. 1, pp. 95-99, January 2015.
  3. F. Tan, J. Wu, Y. Xia and C.K. Tse, "Traffic congestion in interconnected complex networks," Physical Review E, vol. 89, no. 6, 062813-1-8, June 2014.
  4. J. Wu, C.K. Tse, F.C.M. Lau and I.W.H. Ho, "Analysis of communication network performance from a complex network perspective," IEEE Transactions on Circuits and Systems I: Regular Papers, vol. 60, no. 12, pp. 3303-3316, December 2013.


Dr Zhenyu Shan (PhD 2013 — joined University of British Columbia, Canada)

  1. Z. Shan, S.C. Tan, C.K. Tse and J. Jatskevich, "Augmented buck converter design using resonant circuits for fast transient recovery," IEEE Transactions on Power Electronics, vol. 31, no. 8, pp. 5666-5679, August 2016.
  2. Z. Shan, C.K. Tse and S.C. Tan, "Classification of Auxiliary Circuit Schemes for Feeding Fast Load Transients in Switching Power Supplies," IEEE Transactions on Circuits and Systems I: Regular Papers, vol. 61, no. 3, pp. 930-942, March 2014.
  3. Z. Shan, C.K. Tse and S.C. Tan, "Pre-Energized Auxiliary Circuits for Very Fast Transient Loads: Coping with Load-Informed Power Management for Computer Loads," IEEE Transactions on Circuits and Systems I: Regular Papers, vol. 61, no. 2, pp. 637-648, February 2014.
  4. Z. Shan, S.C. Tan and C.K. Tse, "Transient mitigation of dc-dc converters for high output current slew rate applications," IEEE Transactions on Power Electronics, vol. 28, no. 5, pp. 2377-2388, May 2013.


Dr Meng Huang (PhD 2013 — joined Wuhan University)

  1. C. Wan, M. Huang, C.K. Tse and X. Ruan, "Effects of interaction of power converters coupled via power grid: a design-oriented study," IEEE Transactions on Power Electronics, vol. 30, no. 7, pp. 3589-3600, July 2015. [IEEE PELS SECOND PLACE BEST PAPER AWARD]
  2. C. Wan, M. Huang, C.K. Tse and X. Ruan, "Stability of interacting grid-connected power converters," Journal of Modern Power Systems and Clean Energy, vol. 1, no. 3, pp. 249-257, December 2013.
  3. M. Huang, C.K. Tse, S.C. Wong, C. Wan and X. Ruan, "Low-Frequency Hopf Bifurcation and Its Effects on Stability Margin in Three-Phase PFC Power Supplies Connected to Non-ideal Power Grid," IEEE Transactions on Circuits and Systems Part I: Regular Papers, vol. 60, no. 12, pp. 3328-3340, December 2013.
  4. C. Wan, M. Huang, C.K. Tse, S.C. Wong and X. Ruan, "Nonlinear Behavior and Instability in Three-Phase Boost Rectifier Connected to Non-ideal Power Grid with Interacting Load," IEEE Transactions on Power Electronics, vol. 28, no. 7, pp. 3255-3265, July 2013.
  5. M. Huang, S.C. Wong, C.K. Tse and X. Ruan, "Catastrophic bifurcation in three-phase voltage-source converters," IEEE Transactions on Circuits and Systems I: Regular Papers, vol. 60, no. 4, pp. 1062-1071, April 2013.
  6. C. Wan, M. Huang, C.K. Tse, S.C. Wong and X. Ruan, "Irreversible Bifurcation Phenomenon in Power-Grid Connected Converter Systems," International Journal of Bifurcation and Chaos, vol. 22, no. 6, pp. 1250155-1--8, June 2012.


Past PhD Graduates

Dr Chi Shing Wong (2018) - Power Electronics
Dr Hao Wu* (2018) - Power electronics
Dr Zhicong Huang* (2018) - Power electronics
Dr Xi Zhang (2017) - Power networks
Dr Nuwan Ganganath* (2016) - Computational methods and intelligent systems
Dr Chun-kit Cheung (2016) - Power electronics
Dr Jiajing Wu (2014) - Complex network applications
Dr Cheng Wan (2014 HUST) - Power electronics
Dr Wei Zhang* (2014) - Inductive power transfer
Dr Zhenyu Shan (2013) - Fast transient power supplies - moved to Canada
Dr Meng Huang (2013) - Bifurcation study of grid-connected power converters
Dr Ruoxi Xiang* (2013) - Complex network theory
Dr Zhen Li* (2012) - Nonlinear analysis of power electronics
Dr Xiaofan Liu (2012) - Complex networks applications
Dr Martin Cheung* (2010) - Power electronics
Dr Xiaohui Qu* (2010) - Power converters and LEDs
Dr Ben Cheng (2009) - Sensor networks, bio-inspired algorithms
Dr Grace Chu (2009) - Power electronics circuit design
Prof. Hongbin Chen* (2009 SCUT) - Sensor networks
Dr Sufen Chen* (2009) - Power electronics
Dr Xia Zheng* (2009) - Coding theory
Dr Xi (Sunny) Chen* (2009) - Nonlinear dynamics of networks
Dr Yuehui (Liz) Huang (2008) - Power electronics
Dr Gary Tam (2007) - Power electronics
Dr Siew-Chong Tan* (2006) - Power electronics
Dr Wai Man Tam* (2005) - Communications
Dr Joe Liu* (2004) - Power electronics
Dr Franki Poon (2003) - Power electronics
Prof. Jiuchao Feng (2002) - Nonlinear systems (deceased)
Prof. Herbert Iu (2001) - Bifurcations
Dr William Chan (1999) - Bifurcations

(* indicates as co-advisor)