Dr Jin Yang

  • Senior Lecturer (Systems Power & Energy)

Research interests

Biography

Dr Jin Yang received the Ph.D. degree in Electrical Engineering from the University of Glasgow in 2011. He then worked as a research scholar at the University of New South Wales (Australia) before joining Aston University as a Lecturer in Power Engineering. Since October 2019, he has been with the James Watt School of Engineering at the University of Glasgow, as a Senior Lecturer in Electrical Power Conversion.

Dr Jin Yang is a Senior Member of IEEE, Member of IET and Chartered Engineer (CEng), Senior Fellow of Higher Education Academy (SFHEA).

 

Research Interests

Dr Jin Yang’s research focus is the power distribution network analysis, operation and control considering high penetration of distributed renewable power generation and increasing storage (including electric vehicles and V2G) interfaced via power electronics.


Publications

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Number of items: 16.

2019

Meena, N. K., Yang, J. and Zacharis, E. (2019) Optimisation framework for the design and operation of open-market urban and remote community microgrids. Applied Energy, 252, 113399. (doi:10.1016/j.apenergy.2019.113399)

Strickland, D., Embley, T., Osborne, J., Yang, J. , Qiao, Z., Malhotra, A., Corliss, A. and Ashworth, K. (2019) Feasibility study: investigation of car park-based V2G services in the UK central hub. Journal of Engineering, 2019(17), pp. 3967-3971. (doi:10.1049/joe.2018.8230)

Meena, N. K., Yang, J. and Zacharis, E. (2019) Optimal planning and operational management of open-market community microgrids. Energy Procedia, 159, pp. 533-538. (doi:10.1016/j.egypro.2018.12.002)

Meena, N. K., Swarnkar, A., Yang, J. , Gupta, N. and Niazi, K. R. (2019) Modified Taguchi-based approach for optimal distributed generation mix in distribution networks. IEEE Access, 7, pp. 135689-135702. (doi:10.1109/ACCESS.2019.2942202)

2017

Qiao, Z. and Yang, J. (2017) Comparison of centralised and distributed battery energy storage systems in LV distribution networks on operational optimisation and financial benefits. Journal of Engineering, 2017(13), pp. 1671-1675. (doi:10.1049/joe.2017.0616)

2015

Liang, H., Zhao, X., Yu, X., Gao, Y. and Yang, J. (2015) Study of power flow algorithm of AC/DC distribution system including VSC-MTDC. Energies, 8(8), pp. 8391-8405. (doi:10.3390/en8088391)

Zheng, Y., Yang, J. , Hu, Z., Zhou, M. and Li, G. (2015) Credibility theory-based available transfer capability assessment. Energies, 8(6), pp. 6059-6078. (doi:10.3390/en8066059)

Yang, J. , Bai, Z., Strickland, D., Jenkins, L. and Cross, A. M. (2015) Dynamic network rating for low carbon distribution network operation. IEEE Transactions on Smart Grid, 6(2), pp. 988-998. (doi:10.1109/TSG.2015.2389711)

2014

Gao, Y., Liu, J., Yang, J. , Liang, H. and Zhang, J. (2014) Multi-objective planning of multi-type distributed generation considering timing characteristics and environmental benefits. Energies, 7(10), pp. 6242-6257. (doi:10.3390/en7106242)

Yang, J. and Fletcher, J.E. (2014) Protection schemes for meshed VSC-HVDC transmission systems for large-scale offshore wind farms. In: Hossain, J. and Mahmud, A. (eds.) Large Scale Renewable Power Generation: Advances in Technologies for Generation, Transmission and Storage. Series: Green energy and technology. Springer: Singapore, pp. 369-393. ISBN 9789814585293 (doi:10.1007/978-981-4585-30-9_14)

2012

Yang, J. , Fletcher, J. E. and O'Reilly, J. (2012) Short-circuit and ground fault analyses and location in VSC-based DC network cables. IEEE Transactions on Industrial Electronics, 59(10), pp. 3827-3837. (doi:10.1109/TIE.2011.2162712)

Yang, J. , Fletcher, J.E. and O'Reilly, J. (2012) Permanent Magnet Synchronous Generator Based Wind Power Generation System Fault Protection Schemes. In: IET Conference on Renewable Power Generation (RPG 2011), Edinburgh, UK, 06-08 Sep 2011, ISBN 9781849195362 (doi:10.1049/cp.2011.0211)

Yang, J. (2012) Protection Issue Discussion of DC Network Development: Circuit Breaker or Fault-Tolerant Converter. In: 11th IET International Conference on Developments in Power Systems Protection (DPSP 2012), Birmingham, UK, 23-26 Apr 2012, ISBN 9781849196208 (doi:10.1049/cp.2012.0085)

2011

Yang, J. , Fletcher, J.E., O'Reilly, J., Adam, G.P. and Fan, S. (2011) Protection Scheme Design for Meshed VSC-HVDC Transmission Systems of Large-scale Wind Farms. In: 9th IET International Conference on AC and DC Power Transmission (ACDC 2010), London, UK, 19-21 Oct 2010, ISBN 9781849193085 (doi:10.1049/cp.2010.0996)

Yang, J. , O'Reilly, J. and Fletcher, J. E. (2011) An Overview of DC Cable Modelling for Fault Analysis of VSC-HVDC Transmission Systems. In: 2010 20th Australasian Universities Power Engineering Conference, Christchurch, New Zealand, 05-08 Dec 2010, ISBN 9781424483808

2010

Gao, Y., Yang, J. , Zhou, M. and Li, G. (2010) Available Transfer Capability Assessment of AC/DC Transmission System. In: 2010 International Conference on Power System Technology, Hangzhou, China, 24-28 Oct 2010, ISBN 9781424459407 (doi:10.1109/POWERCON.2010.5666563)

This list was generated on Sat Nov 16 20:33:02 2019 GMT.
Number of items: 16.

Articles

Meena, N. K., Yang, J. and Zacharis, E. (2019) Optimisation framework for the design and operation of open-market urban and remote community microgrids. Applied Energy, 252, 113399. (doi:10.1016/j.apenergy.2019.113399)

Strickland, D., Embley, T., Osborne, J., Yang, J. , Qiao, Z., Malhotra, A., Corliss, A. and Ashworth, K. (2019) Feasibility study: investigation of car park-based V2G services in the UK central hub. Journal of Engineering, 2019(17), pp. 3967-3971. (doi:10.1049/joe.2018.8230)

Meena, N. K., Yang, J. and Zacharis, E. (2019) Optimal planning and operational management of open-market community microgrids. Energy Procedia, 159, pp. 533-538. (doi:10.1016/j.egypro.2018.12.002)

Meena, N. K., Swarnkar, A., Yang, J. , Gupta, N. and Niazi, K. R. (2019) Modified Taguchi-based approach for optimal distributed generation mix in distribution networks. IEEE Access, 7, pp. 135689-135702. (doi:10.1109/ACCESS.2019.2942202)

Qiao, Z. and Yang, J. (2017) Comparison of centralised and distributed battery energy storage systems in LV distribution networks on operational optimisation and financial benefits. Journal of Engineering, 2017(13), pp. 1671-1675. (doi:10.1049/joe.2017.0616)

Liang, H., Zhao, X., Yu, X., Gao, Y. and Yang, J. (2015) Study of power flow algorithm of AC/DC distribution system including VSC-MTDC. Energies, 8(8), pp. 8391-8405. (doi:10.3390/en8088391)

Zheng, Y., Yang, J. , Hu, Z., Zhou, M. and Li, G. (2015) Credibility theory-based available transfer capability assessment. Energies, 8(6), pp. 6059-6078. (doi:10.3390/en8066059)

Yang, J. , Bai, Z., Strickland, D., Jenkins, L. and Cross, A. M. (2015) Dynamic network rating for low carbon distribution network operation. IEEE Transactions on Smart Grid, 6(2), pp. 988-998. (doi:10.1109/TSG.2015.2389711)

Gao, Y., Liu, J., Yang, J. , Liang, H. and Zhang, J. (2014) Multi-objective planning of multi-type distributed generation considering timing characteristics and environmental benefits. Energies, 7(10), pp. 6242-6257. (doi:10.3390/en7106242)

Yang, J. , Fletcher, J. E. and O'Reilly, J. (2012) Short-circuit and ground fault analyses and location in VSC-based DC network cables. IEEE Transactions on Industrial Electronics, 59(10), pp. 3827-3837. (doi:10.1109/TIE.2011.2162712)

Book Sections

Yang, J. and Fletcher, J.E. (2014) Protection schemes for meshed VSC-HVDC transmission systems for large-scale offshore wind farms. In: Hossain, J. and Mahmud, A. (eds.) Large Scale Renewable Power Generation: Advances in Technologies for Generation, Transmission and Storage. Series: Green energy and technology. Springer: Singapore, pp. 369-393. ISBN 9789814585293 (doi:10.1007/978-981-4585-30-9_14)

Conference Proceedings

Yang, J. , Fletcher, J.E. and O'Reilly, J. (2012) Permanent Magnet Synchronous Generator Based Wind Power Generation System Fault Protection Schemes. In: IET Conference on Renewable Power Generation (RPG 2011), Edinburgh, UK, 06-08 Sep 2011, ISBN 9781849195362 (doi:10.1049/cp.2011.0211)

Yang, J. (2012) Protection Issue Discussion of DC Network Development: Circuit Breaker or Fault-Tolerant Converter. In: 11th IET International Conference on Developments in Power Systems Protection (DPSP 2012), Birmingham, UK, 23-26 Apr 2012, ISBN 9781849196208 (doi:10.1049/cp.2012.0085)

Yang, J. , Fletcher, J.E., O'Reilly, J., Adam, G.P. and Fan, S. (2011) Protection Scheme Design for Meshed VSC-HVDC Transmission Systems of Large-scale Wind Farms. In: 9th IET International Conference on AC and DC Power Transmission (ACDC 2010), London, UK, 19-21 Oct 2010, ISBN 9781849193085 (doi:10.1049/cp.2010.0996)

Yang, J. , O'Reilly, J. and Fletcher, J. E. (2011) An Overview of DC Cable Modelling for Fault Analysis of VSC-HVDC Transmission Systems. In: 2010 20th Australasian Universities Power Engineering Conference, Christchurch, New Zealand, 05-08 Dec 2010, ISBN 9781424483808

Gao, Y., Yang, J. , Zhou, M. and Li, G. (2010) Available Transfer Capability Assessment of AC/DC Transmission System. In: 2010 International Conference on Power System Technology, Hangzhou, China, 24-28 Oct 2010, ISBN 9781424459407 (doi:10.1109/POWERCON.2010.5666563)

This list was generated on Sat Nov 16 20:33:02 2019 GMT.

Grants

09. 2019 – 09. 2021 European Union Marie Skłodowska-Curie Action COFUND MULTIPLY Postdoctoral Fellowship “Fiber Bragg Grating-based Fast and Precise Internal Monitoring of Lithium-ion Batteries in Electric Vehicles”, Host for Dr Nand K. Meena.

06. 2019 – 12. 2020 UK Power Networks – Academic Review “Active Response – Research Workpackage 2 ICT”, PI, £64,200.

06. 2018 – 05. 2021 EPSRC UKRI Innovation Fellowship EP/S001778/1 “Street2Grid - An Electricity Blockchain Platform for P2P Energy Trading”, PI, £569,980.

03. 2018 – 02. 2020 Innovate UK V2G project TS/R017123/1 “VehIcle to Grid Intelligent controL (VIGIL)”, PI, £699,930, Academic partner's share £276,215.

09. 2017 – 08. 2019 EPSRC EP/R001456/1 Energy Feasibility project “Electricity Satnav – Electricity Smart Availability Topology of Network for Abundant electric Vehicles”, PI, £201,260.


Supervision

A PhD studentship is available - information here.

UK/EU and Overseas applicants are all welcomed to apply. However, applicants from outside the EU may apply for this studentship but will need to pay the difference between the ‘Home/EU’ and the ‘Overseas’ tuition fees, this can be self-funded or through other sources.


Additional information

  • Senior Member of IEEE
  • Member of IET
  • Chartered Engineer (CEng)
  • Senior Fellow of Higher Education Academy (SFHEA)