Sep. 2010 - Jan. 2016, PhD in Electrical Engineering, Tsinghua University, China (with Outstanding Graduate Award of Beijing)
Mar. 2014 - Aug. 2016, Visiting Student, ECS, Illinois Institute of Technology, USA
Sep. 2006 - Jul. 2010, B. Eng. in Electrical Engineering, Tsinghua University, China
Nov. 2021 - present, Assistant Professor, Shenzhen International Graduate School (SIGS), Tsinghua Univ., China
Nov. 2018 - Oct. 2021, Research Scientist, Tsinghua-Berkeley Shenzhen Institute (TBSI)/SIGS, Tsinghua Univ., China
Jan. 2021 - Jul. 2021, Visiting Scholar, State Key Lab of Internet of Things in Smart Cities, University of Macau
Jul. 2016 - Oct. 2018, Post-Doc Fellow, TBSI, China
Aug. 2017 - Oct. 2017, Visiting Scholar, U. C. Berkeley, USA
Feb. 2016 - Jul. 2016, Research Assistant, Dept of Electrical. Eng., Tsinghua University, China
2013 - present , IEEE Member (Senior Member since 2021), IEEE PES/Ocean Engineering Society Member
2014 - present, Reviewer for IEEE Trans. on Power Systems/Smart Grid/Sustainable Energy, IET Generation, Transmission &Distribution/Renewable Power Generation, Applied Energy et al.
2018.08 - present, Member of IEEE PES Working Group on Low Carbon Energy System Transition / Demand Response
2018.11 - present, Chair of Working Group on Benchmark and Standard Case for Energy Internet, Technical Committee on Energy Internet, IEEE PES China Sector
2019.01 - 2020.06, Member of Working Group on Industry Standard about “Grid-scale Energy Storage System for peak load shaving and frequency control” for China Electricity Council
2020.09 - present, Co-chair of IEEE PES Working Group on Integrated Energy System/Multi-Energy Network Modeling and Planning
2018.08 - present, Member of Chinese Society of Electrical Engineering (CSEE)
2020.12 - present, Senior Member of Chinese Electrotechnical Society (CES)
2020.10 - present, Standing Director of DER and DSP Subcommittee, IEEE PES Power System Operation Planning & Economics Satellite Committee - China
Master’s & Ph.D. Advising
3rd year: Ang Xuan (co-advised with Prof. Hongbin Sun), Xuelin Zheng (co-advised with Prof. H. Sun), Haizhou Liu (co-advised with Dr. Xuan Zhang)
2nd year: Zuxun Xiong (co-advised with Prof. H. Sun), Yujie Shi (co-advised with Prof. H. Sun),
1st year: Zhimeng Wang (co-advised with Prof. H. Sun), Zhaoyuan Chai (co-advised with Prof. H. Sun), Zhen Wang (co-advised with Prof. H. Sun), Tian Xia(co-advised with Prof. Libao Shi), Yongheng Wang(co-advised with Prof. L. Shi), Fumin Chen (co-advised with Prof. L. Shi)
Modeling and Optimization for Energy Internet, Integrated Energy System, Active Distribution System with Energy Storage System and Renewable Energy, Ocean Renewable Energy
2020.11 - present, National Natural Science Foundation of China, Youth Fund, “Research on Data-driven planning method for Integrated Energy System considering multiple energy storage”, PI
2020.10 - present, National Key R&D Plan of China, “Key Technology of Digital Grid”, co-PI
2021.09 - present, China Southern Power Grid Corp. (CSG), “Energy Efficiency Data Mining Tech. for Multi-energy Park Planning”, PI
2019.12 - present, CSG, “Energy Consumption Analysis and Development Suggestions based on Big Data in Smart Cities”, co-PI
2019.07 - present, State Grid Corp. of China,“Research and Applications on Optimal Dispatch for Power Grid with Large-scale Energy Storage and Renewables”, co-PI
2017.07 - 2021.06, Basic Scientific Research Funding from Science, Technology and Innovation Commission of Shenzhen Municipality, “Planning & Design Platform for Integrated Energy System in Energy Internet”, co-PI
2018.09 - 2021.06, CSG, “Long-term Stochastic Planning Method and Algorithm for Reserve in Integrated Energy System”, PI
2018.04 - 2019.08, Special Fund, China Postdoc Science Foundation, “Research on Integrated Energy System Planning method based on Two-stage Robust Optimization”, PI
2016.08 - 2021.06, National Key R&D Plan of China, “Research and Demonstration for Integrated Energy Distribution System with Multi-user Interaction in Industrial Park” , participant
2014.03 - 2018.08, National High-tech research(863) project, “Research and Demonstration for Active Distribution Network with Multiple Renewable Energy” (won First Prize of CSG Tech. Progress in 2018), participant
X. Shen, M. Shahidehpour, Y. Han, S. Zhu and J. Zheng, Expansion Planning of Active Distribution Networks With Centralized and Distributed Energy Storage Systems, in IEEE Transactions on Sustainable Energy, vol. 8, no. 1, pp. 126-134, Jan. 2017.
X. Shen, M. Shahidehpour, S. Zhu, Y. Han and J. Zheng, Multi-Stage Planning of Active Distribution Networks Considering the Co-Optimization of Operation Strategies, in IEEE Transactions on Smart Grid, vol. 9, no. 2, pp. 1425-1433, March 2018.
X. Shen, Yingduo Han, Shouzhen Zhu et al. “Comprehensive Power-supply Planning of Active Distribution System Considering Cooling, Heating and Power Load Balance”. Journal of Modern Power Systems and Clean Energy, vol.3 issue 4, 2015. (Best Paper Award of CSEE journals, Second Prize in 2018)
H. Liu, L. Yang, X. Shen*, Q. Guo, H. Sun*, and M. Shahidehpour. A Data-Driven Warm Start Approach for Convex Relaxation in Optimal Gas Flow. IEEE Transactions on Power Systems 36, no. 6 (2021): 5948-5951.
X. Zhao, X. Shen*, Q. Guo, H. Sun*, S. Oren. “A stochastic distribution system planning method considering regulation services and energy storage degradation” in Applied Energy, 2020, 277: 115520.
A. Xuan, X. Shen*, Q. Guo, H. Sun*. A Conditional Value-at-Risk Based Planning Model for Integrated Energy System with Energy Storage and Renewables in Applied Energy, 2021, 294: 116971.
H. Liu, X. Shen*, Q. Guo, H. Sun*. A Data-Driven Approach towards Fast Economic Dispatch in Electricity-Gas Coupled Systems Based on Artificial Neural Network in Applied Energy, 2021, 286: 116480.
C. Chen, H. Sun, X. Shen*, Y. Guo et al. Two-stage robust planning-operation co-optimization of energy hub considering precise energy storage economic model in Applied energy, 2019, 252: 113372.
X. Qin, H. Sun, X. Shen* et al. A generalized quasi-dynamic model for electric-heat coupling integrated energy system with distributed energy resourcesin Applied energy, 2019, 251: 113270.
H. Liu; X. Shen*; Q. Guo; H. Sun* et al., Application of modified progressive hedging to stochastic unit commitment in electricity-gas coupled systems, in CSEE Journal of Power and Energy Systems, vol. 7, no. 4, pp. 840-849.
X. Shen, Q. Guo, Y. Xu, and H. Sun. Robust planning method for regional integrated energy system considering multi-energy load uncertainties. Automation of Electric Power Systems, vol. 43, no. 07 (2019): 34-41.
X. Shen, S. Z. Zhu, J. H. Zheng, Y. D. Han, Q. S. Li, and Jing Nong. Active distribution network planning-operation co-optimization considering the coordination of ESS and DG. Power Syst Technol, vol. 39, no. 7 (2015): 1913-1920. (“Frontrunner 5000”, Top Articles in Outstanding Science &Technology Journals of China, in 2020)
C. Chen, X. Shen, T. Xia, Q. Guo, H. Sun, and Y. B. Chen. Multi-objective optimal dispatch method for integrated energy system considering exergy efficiency. Automation of Electric Power Systems, vol. 43, no. 12 (2019): 60-67.
C. Chen, X. Shen*, Q. Guo, H. Sun and M. Shahidehpour, Adaptive Robust Planning-Operation Co-optimization of Energy Hubs with Modified Column-and-Constraint Generation Algorithm, 2019 IEEE Power & Energy Society General Meeting (PESGM), Atlanta, GA, USA, 2019, pp. 1-5.（获2019年IEEE PES GM best paper award）
X. Shen*, Sunwei Li, Hongke Li. “Large-scale Offshore Wind Farm Electrical Collector System Planning: A Mixed-Integer Linear Programming Approach”, presented in 5th IEEE conf. on Energy Internet and Energy system Integration, Taiyuan, China, Oct. 2021.
Awards and Honors
IEEE PES Technical Council Young Professionals Award Nominee 2020
CSEE Young Talents Lift Projects (青年人才托举工程) 2020
Frontrunner 5000, Top Articles in Outstanding Science &Technology Journals of China, 2020 (Top 1%, as first author)
Best Paper Award of IEEE PES General Meeting 2019/2020 (Top 4%, as advisor)
Best Paper Award of 4th IEEE conf. on Energy Internet and Energy System Integration 2020 (Top 3%, as advisor)
Best Paper Award of CSEE journals, Second Prize, 2018 (as first author)
Special/First-class Awards funding of China Postdoctoral Science Foundation in 2018 (Top 2%)
Outstanding Author Award of Chinese Journal “Power System Technology” in 2016
Outstanding Reviewer of IEEE Trans. on Smart Grid in 2016
Outstanding Graduate Award of Beijingin 2016
Outstanding Reviewer of Journal of Modern Power System and Clean Energy in 2017