Smart Microgrid and Renewable Technology (SMRT)

Research Laboratory


Room 224, Packard Laboratory, 19 Memorial Drive West, Bethlehem, PA 18015





  • Director: Dr. Wenxin Liu

  • PhD Students:

    • Mr. Jiangkai Peng

    • Mr. Zhenghong Tu

    • Mr. Zhen Fan

    • Mr. Bo Fan (visiting from Zhejiang University, China)


  • Modular Multi-level Converter

  • Renewable Microgrid and Shipboard Power System Test-bed

  • and a lot more ......


    More informatin about our test-bed can be found in ^Power converters based advanced experimental platform for integrated study of power and controls, ̄ IEEE Transactions on Industrial Informatics, vol. 14, no. 11, pp. 4940-4952, November 2018. LINK


  • Dr. Won-Sang Im (Post-Doc, 2013~2016), Specialist, LG Electronics, Incheon, Republic of Korea

  • Dr. Yinliang Xu (PhD, 2000~2013), Assistant Professor, Tsinghua-Berkley Shenzhen Institute, Shenzhen, China

  • Dr. Wei Zhang (PhD, 2001~2014), Associate Professor, Harbin Institute of Technology, Harbin, China

  • Dr. Ye Ma (PhD, 2012~2015), Electrical Engineer, Smart Grid Group, Siemens, Minneapolis, MN

  • Dr. Jiajun Duan (PhD, 2015~2018), Post-Doc, GEIRI North America, San Jose, CA

  • Mr. Liang Tan (MS, 2013~2016), Electrical Engineer, ALA Scientific Instruments Inc., Long Island, NY

  • Mr. Abdulmonem Albudbaisi (MS, 2012~2014), Electrical Engineer, Saudi Power, Saudi Arabia

  • Ms. Cheryl Nez (MS, 2010~2012), Electrical Engineer, Salt River Project, AZ

  • Mr. Balwinder Singh (MS, 2009~2011)

Research Sponsors:

  • Department of Defense/Office of Naval Research

  • National Science Foundation

  • Department of Energy

  • California Energy Commission


Last updated on 08/08/2018