News

  • 2017 Jul.

    Congratulations! PEARL has 1 student paper (Ming Shang) accepted by the 43rd Annual Conference of the IEEE Industrial Electronics Society (IECON 2017). IECON is the flagship conference in IEEE industrial electronics society. IECON 2017 will be held in Beijing, China.

  • 2017 Jul.

    PEARL successfully hosted smart power conversion session in SWEDCS 2017. The invited speakers include Prof. Jason Lai from VT (IEEE Fellow), Prof. Chung from HK City U (IEEE Fellow), Prof. Ma from SJTU, Prof. Sekiya from Chiba Univ., and Prof. Ioinovici from Holon Insitute of Technology (IEEE Fellow).

  • 2017 May

    Dr. Jinfa Zhang from Delta Electronics visited PEARL. Dr. Zhang gave an industry talk entitled "Status of Power Electronics Industry".

  • 2017 May

    Congratulations! PEARL has 1 student paper (Xiaoying Lu) accepted by IEEE Energy Conversion Congress and Exposition (ECCE) 2017. ECCE is one of the two best power electronics conferences over the globe. ECCE 2017 will be held in Cincinnati, OH, United States.

  • 2017 Mar.

    Dr. Haoyu Wang and Graduate Student Zhiqing Li attended 2017 IEEE Applied Power Electronics Conference and Expo. (APEC), in Tampa, FL, USA. This year PEARL has 1 oral and 3 poster presentations. Dr. Wang served as the Track Chair for Renewable Energy Systems. Dr. Wang also chaired technical session: Batteries for Renewable Energy, and the dialogue session: AC Renewable Energy.

  • 2017 Mar.

    Welcome! Dr. Ji Hu joined PEARL as a Postdoctoral Researcher. Dr. Hu got his PhD from University of Warwick, U.K. His Research interests include wide band-gap power semiconductor application, snubber-less power converter design and high power module reliability estimation.

  • 2017 Mar.

    Welcome! One undergraduate student, Tianhao Chen (SEU) joined PEARL as an undergraduate research assistant. Tianhao will continue his graduate study in PEARL group at ShanghaiTech after graduation.

  • 2017 Jan.

    Dr. He Jinwei from Tianjin University, Tianjin visited PEARL. Dr. He gave a technical talk entitled "Harmonic Analysis and Mitigation Methods for Power Electronics Based Active Power Distribution Systems".

  • 2017 Jan.

    Congratulations! Graduate student Liang YU earned the Best Research Report Award in the first Graduate Forum of Electrical and Electronic Engineering at the School of Information Science and Technology.[pic1][pic2]

  • 2016 Oct.

    Congratulations! PEARL has 4 student papers (Liang Yu, Ming Shang, Zhiqing Li, and Cheng Li) accepted by IEEE Applied Power Electronics Conference and Exposition (APEC) 2017. APEC is the world's premier applied power electronics conference. APEC 2017 will be held in Tampa, FL, United States.

  • 2016 Sept.

    Dr. Haoyu Wang together with graduate students Ming Shang, Liang Yu attended 2016 IEEE Energy Conversion Conference and Expo. (ECCE), in Milwaukee, WI, USA. This year PEARL has 2 poster presentations.

  • 2016 Aug.

    PEARL's research on the implementation and control of integrated power electronic interface for PEV HEMS was financially secured by National Natural Science Foundation of China.

  • 2016 Jun.

    Dr. Kaushik Rajashekara from University of Texas, Dallas visited PEARL. Dr. Rajashekara gave a technical talk entitled "Converging Technologies for Electric/Hybrid Vehicles and More Electric Aircraft Systems".

  • 2016 Jun.

    PEARL's research on PEV hybrid energy storage system was financially secured by Shanghai Municiple government via Shanghai Sailing Program.

  • 2016 May

    Dr. Wang Huai from Aalborg University, Denmark visited PEARL. Dr. Wang gave a technical talk entitled "Beyond Efficiency and Power Density - Towards Reliable Power Electronics".

  • 2016 May

    Dr. Ye Jin from San Francisco State University visited PEARL. Dr. Ye gave a technical talk entitled "Switched Reluctance Machine: A Possible Propulsion Solution in Electric, Hybrid Electric and Plug-in Hybrid Electric Vehicles".

  • 2016 May

    Congratulations! PEARL has 2 student papers (Liang Yu and Ming Shang) accepted by IEEE Energy Conversion Congress and Exposition (ECCE) 2016. ECCE is one of the two best power electronics conferences over the globe. ECCE 2016 will be held in Milwaukee, WI, United States.

  • 2016 Mar.

    Dr. Haoyu Wang and Graduate Student Zhiqing Li attended 2016 IEEE Applied Power Electronics Conference and Expo. (APEC), in Long Beach, CA, USA. This year PEARL has 3 oral presentations. Dr. Wang also served as the Track Chair for technical session: Renewable Energy Systems, and the Session Chair for dialogue sessions: Renewable Energy System II.

  • 2016 Feb.

    Welcome! Two undergraduate students, Xiaoying Lu (CUPT) and Cheng Li (UESTC) joined PEARL as undergraduate research assistants. They will continue their graduate study in PEARL group at ShanghaiTech after their graduation.

  • 2015 Oct.

    Congratulations! PEARL group has 3 submissions accepted by IEEE Applied Power Electronics Conference and Expo. (APEC) 2016. APEC is the world's premier applied power electronics conference. APEC 2016 will be held in Long Beach, CA, United States.

  • 2015 Sept.

    Dr. Xinyi Chen from Lam Research, USA, visited PEARL group and gave a talk titled "Atomic-layer-deposition enabled design of high performance electrochemical energy storage nanostructures".

  • 2015 Jul.

    Welcome Liang Yu to PEARL! Liang just got his bachelor degree from Southeast University, Nanjing. He will continue his graduate study in PEARL at ShanghaiTech starting from Sept. 2015.

  • 2015 Jun.

    Dr. Haoyu Wang was invited to give a presentation, titled "A Hybrid ZVS Resonant Converter with Reduced Circulating Current and Improved Voltage Regulation Performance", at IEEE Transportation Electrification Conference and Expo. (ITEC), in Dearborn, MI, USA. Dr. Wang also served as the Session Chair for technical session: Converter/Inverter Design and Control I.

  • 2015 Jun.

    Campus Open Day - PEARL hosted the 2015 ShanghaiTech Campus Open Day demonstration (circuits part).

  • 2015 May

    SIST news - The PEARL group visited a local sino-foreign wind power company, Shanghai Electric Wind Energy Co. Ltd / Siemens Wind Power Turbines (Shanghai) Co., Ltd.

  • 2015 Mar.

    Welcome Mr. Lijun Tu joined PEARL group as the lab manager. Mr. Tu holds a master degree in Power Electronics and Drives from Donghua University, Shanghai, China.

  • 2015 Mar.

    Dr. Haoyu Wang was invited to gave a talk, titled "Interleaved SEPIC PFC Converter Using Coupled Inductors in PEV Battery Charging Applications", at IEEE Applied Power Electronics Conference and Expo. (APEC), in Charlotte, NC, USA. Dr. Wang also served as the Session Chair for two technical sessions: Renewable Wind I, and Photovoltaics.

  • 2015 Mar.

    Welcome! Two undergraduate students, Zhiqing Li (Southeast University) and Ming Shang (China University of Petroleum) joined PEARL group as undergraduate research assistants. They will continue their graduate study in PEARL group at ShanghaiTech after their graduation.

  • 2014 Nov.

    Prof. Jin Wang from Ohio State University visited PEARL group and gave a talk titled "Device Evaluation and Advanced Circuit Prototyping with Wide Bandgap Power Devices".

  • 2014 Oct.

    Dr. Xufeng Kou from University of California, Los Angeles, visited PEARL group and gave a talk titled "Topological Insulators and Spintronics Applications".

  • 2014 Oct.

    Research Fellow Opening available at Prof. Wang's research group.

  • 2014 Oct.

    Graduate Research Assistants openings available, Please contact Prof. Wang for more details.

  • 2014 Oct.

    PEARL website released!