## Electric Power Conversion LaboratoryDepartment of Electrical and Computer Engineering |

The mission of Electric Power Conversion Laboratory (EPCL) is to advance power conversion technologies through innovative research such that electric energy can be produced and utilized in a reliable and efficient manner.

As a well-defined discipline, power electronics continues to grow to its maturity. Nevertheless, the demands of emerging applications and the newly acquired capabilities of power devices continuously invigorate this diverse discipline. The most fascinating aspect of power conversion is that both fundamental studies and application-oriented research collectively contribute to great solutions.

- Y. Liu, X. Wang, W. Qian, A. Janabi, B. Wang, X. Lu, K. Zou, C. Chen, and F. Z. Peng, A simple phase-shift modulation using parabolic carrier for dual active bridge DC-DC converter,
*IEEE Transactions on Power Electronics*, vol. 35, no. 8, pp. 7729-7734, 2020. - A. Janabi and B. Wang, Switched-capacitor voltage boost converter for electric and hybrid electric vehicle drives,
*IEEE Transactions on Power Electronics*, vol. 35, no. 6, pp. 5615-5624, 2020. - A. Janabi, B. Wang and D. Czarkowski, Generalized Chudnovsky algorithm for real-time PWM selective harmonic elimination/Modulation: two-Level VSI Example,
*IEEE Transactions on Power Electronics*, vol. 35, no. 5, pp. 5437-5446, 2020. - A. Janabi and B. Wang, Hybrid SVPWM scheme to minimize the common-mode voltage frequency and amplitude in VSI drives,
*IEEE Transactions on Power Electronics*, vol. 34, no. 2, pp. 1595-1610, 2019. - L. Hmoud and B. Wang, A Review of the state-of-the-art in wind-energy reliability analysis,
*Renewable & Sustainable Energy Reviews*, vol. 81, no. 1, pp. 1643-1651, 2018. - F. Niu and B. Wang, A. S. Babel, K. Li, and E. G. Strangas, Comparative evaluation of direct torque control strategies for permanent magnet synchronous machines,
*IEEE Transactions on Power Electronics*, vol. 31, no. 2, pp.1408-1424, 2016. - Y. Song and B. Wang, Evaluation methodology and control strategies for improving reliability of HEV power electronics systems,
*IEEE Transactions on Vehicular Technology*, vol. 63, no. 8, pp. 3661-3676, 2014. - Y. Song and B. Wang, Analysis and experimental verification of fault-tolerant HEV powertrain,
*IEEE Transactions on Power Electronics*, vol. 28, no. 12, pp. 5854-5864, 2013. - Y. Song and B. Wang, Survey on reliability of power electronic systems,
*IEEE Transactions on Power Electronics*, vol. 28, no. 1, pp. 591-604, 2013. - B. Wang and E. Sherif, Spectral analysis of matrix converters based on 3-D Fourier integral,
*IEEE Transactions on Power Electronics*, vol. 28, no. 1, pp. 19-25, 2013. - B. Wang and G. Venkataramanan, Dynamic voltage restorer utilizing a matrix converter and flywheel energy storage,
*IEEE Transactions on Industry Applications*, vol. 45, no. 1, pp. 222-231, 2009. - R. Lai, F. Wang, R. Burgos, Y. Pei, D. Boroyevich, B. Wang, T. A. Lipo, V. D. Immanuel, and K. Karimi, A systematic topology evaluation methodology for high-density three-phase PWM ac-ac converters,
*IEEE Transactions on Power Electronics*, vol. 23, no. 6, pp. 2665-2680, 2008. - B. Wang, G. Venkataramanan and A. Bendre, Unity power factor control for three phase three level rectifiers without current sensors,
*IEEE Transactions on Industry Applications*, vol. 43, no. 5, pp. 1341-1348, 2007. - B. Wang, G. Venkataramanan and M. Illindala, Operation and control of a dynamic voltage restorer using transformer coupled H-bridge converters,
*IEEE Transactions on Power Electronics*, vol. 21, no. 4, pp. 1053-1061, 2006. - B. Wang and J. Cathey, DSP-controlled, space-vector PWM, current-source converter for STATCOM application,
*Electric Power Systems Research Journal*, vol. 67, no. 2, pp. 123-131, 2003. - E. Zhang, X. Wang, G. Yuan, X. Sun, L. Chen, J. Jiang, Z. Xu, B. Wang, and X. Liu, Study on the Home-made Control Set of Air Source Heat Pump (in Chinese), Fluid Machinery, vol. 31, no. z1, pp. 71-74, 2003.

- A. Janabi and B. Wang, Systems And Methods For Voltage Conversion Implementing A Switched-Capacitor Circuit, Patent Application No.: 16/787,623, 2020.
- B. Wang, Power source inverter for use with a photovoltaic solar panel, Patent No.: US 9,431,924, 2016.
- J. Foss, R. Wlezien and B. Wang, Maximally efficient vertical axis wind turbine, Patent No.: US 9,309,863, 2016.
- B. Wang and C. Bush, Single phase current source power inverters and related methods, Patent No.: US 8,619,447, 2013.
- B. Wang and J. Bo, All-digital three-phase pulse width modulated wave generator, Patent No.: CN 2291754Y, 1998.

- S. Wang, A. Janabi, and B. Wang, Generalized optimal SVPWM for the switched-capacitor voltage boost converter, in
*Proceedings of 12*, Detroit, MI, Oct. 11-15, 2020, pp. 2708-2711.^{th}IEEE Energy Conversion Congress and Exposition (ECCE) - A. Janabi, S. Wang, J. Buys and B. Wang, Mitigating dv/dt stress caused by the line-line voltage polarity reversal in model predictive controlled vsi drives, in
*Proceedings of 12*, Detroit, MI, Oct. 11-15, 2020, pp. 5132-5135.^{th}IEEE Energy Conversion Congress and Exposition (ECCE) - J. Buys, A. Janabi, W. Qian, X. Wang, Y. Liu, B. Wang, L. Xi, K. Zou, C. Chen and F. Peng, Bidirectional universal converter transformer design for electric vehicle onboard charging, in
*Proceedings of 12*, MI, Oct. 11-15, 2020, pp. 4094-4096.^{th}IEEE Energy Conversion Congress and Exposition (ECCE) - X. Wang, Y. Liu, W. Qian, A. Janabi, B. Wang, X. Lu, K. Zou, C. Chen and F. Peng, Design, and control of a SiC isolated bidirectional power converter for Vehicle applications to both DC and AC load, in
*Proceedings of 7*^{th}*Workshop on Wide Bandgap Power Devices and Applications*, Raleigh, NC, Oct. 29-31, 2019, pp. 143-150. - Y. Liu, X. Wang, W. Qian, A. Janabi, B. Wang, X. Lu, K. Zou, C. Chen and F. Peng, DC voltage control of inverter interfaced dual Active Bridge Converter for V2L applications, in
*Proceedings of 7*^{th}*Workshop on Wide Bandgap Power Devices and Applications*, Raleigh, NC, Oct. 29-31, 2019, pp. 119-124. - Y. Liu, X. Wang, W. Qian, A. Janabi, B. Wang, X. Lu, K. Zou, C. Chen and F. Peng, Direct Power Control for Dual Active Bridge Converter with Parabolic Carrier, in
*Proceedings of 7*^{th}*Workshop on Wide Bandgap Power Devices and Applications*, Raleigh, NC, Oct. 29-31, 2019, pp. 157-163. - A. Janabi, S. Wang and B. Wang, Switched-Capacitor Bidirectional Voltage Buck-Boost dc-ac Converter with Single SiC Leg, in
*Proceedings of 7*^{th}*Workshop on Wide Bandgap Power Devices and Applications*, Raleigh, NC, Oct. 29-31, 2019, pp. 71-74. - A. Alshaabani and B. Wang, Parasitic Capacitance Cancellation Technique by Using Mutual Inductance and Magnetic Coupling, in
*Proceedings of 45*^{th}*Annual Conference of IEEE Industrial Electronics Society*, Lisbon, Portugal, Oct. 14-17, 2019, pp. 1770-1773. - A. Janabi and B. Wang, Switched-Capacitor Voltage Boost Converter for Electric and Hybrid Electric Vehicle Drives, in
*Proceedings of 45*^{th}*Annual Conference of IEEE Industrial Electronics Society*, Lisbon, Portugal, Oct. 14-17, 2019, pp. 1886-1891. - X. Wang, Y. Liu, W. Qian, B. Wang, X. Lu, K. Zou, N. GonzĂalez-Santini, U. Karki, F. Z. Peng, C. Chen, A 25kW SiC universal Power converter building block for G2V, V2G, and V2L applications, in
*Proceedings of 2*, Shenzhen, China, Nov. 4-7, 2018, pp. 1-6.^{nd}IEEE International Power Electronics and Application Conference and Exposition (PEAC) - A. Janabi and B. Wang, Real-time implementation of selective harmonic elimination with seamless dynamic performance, in
*Proceedings of 10*^{th}*IEEE Energy Conversion Congress and Exposition (ECCE)*, Portland, OR, Sept. 23-27, 2018, pp. 3362-3366. - A. Janabi and B. Wang, Hybrid space vector pulse width modulation synthesis to minimize the common-mode voltage, in
*Proceedings of 33*, San Antonio, TX, Mar. 4-8, 2018, pp. 872 - 879.^{rd}Annual IEEE Applied Power Electronics Conference (APEC) - F. Yao, L. Geng, A. Janabi and B.WangReliability of DC-link Capacitor in Hybrid Electric Vehicle Under Urban and Highway Road Conditions, accepted to
*Proceedings of 11*^{th}*IEEE International Symposium on Diagnostics for Electric Machines, Power Electronics and Drives*, Tinos, Greece, Aug. 29 - Sept. 1, 2017 - A. Janabi and B. Wang, Variable mode model predictive control for minimizing the thermal stress in electric drives, in
*Proceedings of IEEE International Electric Machines & Drives Conference*, Miami, FL, May 21-24, 2017. - F. Yao, L. Geng, A. Janabi and B.Wang, Impact of modulation schemes on dc-link capacitor of VSI in HEV applications, in
*Proceedings of IEEE International Electric Machines & Drives Conference*, Miami, FL, May 21-24, 2017. - A. Janabi and B. Wang, Shunt and series conditioning schemes for hybrid matrix converter, in
*Proceedings of 42*^{nd}*Annual Conference of IEEE Industrial Electronics Society*, Florence, Italy, Oct. 24-27, 2016, pp. 3703-3708. - A. Janabi and B. Wang, Hybrid matrix converter based on instantaneous reactive power theory, in
*Proceedings of 41*^{st}*Annual Conference of IEEE Industrial Electronics Society*, Yokohama, Japan, Nov. 9-12, 2015, pp. 3910-3915. - L. A. Hmoud and B. Wang, Real-time optimization of thermal cycling capability of rotor side converter in doubly fed induction generator- based wind energy conversion system, in
*Proceedings of 47*^{th}*North American Power Symposium*, Charlotte, NC, Oct. 4-6, 2015, pp. 1-6. - A. Janabi and B. Wang, Evaluation of methods of determining the compensating current and voltage of the hybrid matrix converter, in
*Proceedings of 47*^{th}*North American Power Symposium*, Charlotte, NC, Oct. 4-6, 2015, pp. 1-6. - F. Niu, K. Li, B. Wang and E. Strangas, Comparative evaluation of direct torque control strategies for permanent magnet synchronous machines, in
*Proceedings of 29*^{th}*Annual IEEE Applied Power Electronics Conference (APEC)*, Fort Worth, TX, Mar. 16-20, 2014, pp. 2438-2445. - Y. Song and B. Wang, fault-tolerant hybrid electric vehicle powertrain, in
*Proceedings of 5*^{th}*Annual NDIA Ground Vehicle Systems Engineering and Technology Symposium*, Troy, MI, Aug. 20-22, 2013, pp. 1-7. - B. Wang, P. Hinkel and Y. Song, Single phase VSI with reduced-size dc-link capacitor, in
*Proceedings of 4*^{th}*International Conference on Power Engineering*, Energy and Electric Drives, Istanbul, Turkey, May 13-17, 2013, pp. 1427-1430. - Y. Song and B. Wang, Quantitative evaluation for reliability of hybrid electric vehicle powertrain, in
*Proceedings of 4*^{th}*International Conference on Power Engineering, Energy and Electric Drives*, Istanbul, Turkey, May 13-17, 2013, pp. 1404-1409. - B. Wang and G. Venkataramanan, Dynamics and stability of matrix-converter based permanent magnet wind turbine generator, in
*Proceedings of 38*^{th}*Annual Conference of the IEEE Industrial Electronics Society*, Montreal, Canada, Oct. 25-28, 2012, pp. 6073-6079. - Q. Lei, B. Wang and F. Peng, Unified space vector PWM control for current source inverter, in
*Proceedings of 4*^{th}*IEEE Energy Conversion Congress and Exposition*, Raleigh, NC, Sept. 15-20, 2012, pp. 4696-4702. - W. Hassan and B. Wang, Efficiency optimization of PMSM based drive system, in
*Proceedings of 7*^{th}*International Power Electronics and Motion Control Conference (IPEMC)*, Harbin, China, Jun. 2-5, 2012, pp. 1027-1033. - B. Wang and E. Sherif, Analytical characterization of the spectral performance of matrix converters, in
*Proceedings of 7*^{th}*International Power Electronics and Motion Control Conference (IPEMC)*, Harbin, China, Jun. 2-5, 2012, pp. 678-683. - Y. Song and B. Wang, A hybrid electric vehicle powertrain with fault-tolerant capability, in
*Proceedings of 27*^{th}*Annual IEEE Applied Power Electronics Conference (APEC)*, Orlando, FL, Feb. 5-9, 2012, pp. 951-956. - Y. Song and B. Wang, A photovoltaic power conversion system with flat efficiency curve over a wide load range, in
*Proceedings of 37*^{th}*Annual Conference of the IEEE Industrial Electronics Society (IECON)*, Melbourne, Australia, Nov. 7-10, 2011, pp. 1144-1149. - R. Amiri and B. Wang, A generic framework for wind power forecasting, in
*Proceedings of 37*^{th}*Annual Conference of the IEEE Industrial Electronics Society (IECON)*, Melbourne, Australia, Nov. 7-10, 2011, pp. 796-801. - B. Wang, A series compensator based on AC-AC power converters with virtual quadrature modulation, in
*Proceedings of 2*^{nd}*International Symposium on Power Electronics for Distributed Generation Systems (PEDG)*, Hefei, China, Jun. 16-18, 2010, pp. 438-443. - H. Gao and B. Wang, Feedback linearization control of three-phase buck-boost inverters, in
*Proceedings of 35*^{th}*Annual Conference of the IEEE Industrial Electronics Society (IECON)*, Porto, Portugal, Nov. 3-5, 2009, pp. 474-479. - C. Bush and B. Wang, A single-phase current source solar inverter with reduced-size DC link, in
*Proceedings of 1*^{st}*IEEE Energy Conversion Congress and Exposition (ECCE)*, San Jose, CA, Sept. 20-24, 2009, pp. 54-59. - B. Wang and H. Gao, Buck-boost dc-ac converters suitable for renewable applications, in
*Proceedings of IEEE Energy 2030*, Atlanta, GA, Nov. 17-18, 2008. - B. Wang, Four-level neutral point clamped converter with reduced switch count, in
*Proceedings of 39*^{th}*IEEE Power Electronics Specialists Conference (PESC)*, Rhodes, Greece, June 15-19, 2008, pp. 2626-2632. - B. Wang and G. Venkataramanan, Dynamic voltage restorer utilizing a matrix converter and flywheel energy storage, in
*Record of IEEE Industry Application Society 42*^{nd}*Annual General Meeting*, New Orleans, LA, Sept. 23-27, 2007, pp. 208-215. - B. Wang and G. Venkataramanan, Analytical modeling of semiconductor losses in matrix converters, in
*Proceedings of 5*^{th}*International Power Electronics and Motion Control Conference (IPEMC)*, Shanghai, China, Aug. 13-16, 2006, pp. 1-8. - B. Wang and G. Venkataramanan, A carrier based PWM algorithm for indirect matrix converters, in
*Proceedings of 37*^{th}*IEEE Power Electronics Specialists Conference (PESC)*, Jeju, Korea, June 18-22, 2006, pp. 2780-2787. - B. Wang and G. Venkataramanan, Six step modulation of matrix converter with increased voltage transfer ratio, in
*Proceedings of 37*^{th}*IEEE Power Electronics Specialists Conference (PESC)*, Jeju, Korea, June 18-22, 2006, pp. 930-936. - B. Wang, G. Venkataramanan and A. Bendre, Unity power factor control for three phase three level rectifiers without current sensors, in
*Record of IEEE Industry Application Society 40*^{th}*Annual General Meeting*, Hong Kong, China, Oct. 2 - 6, 2005, pp. 1677-1683. - B. Wang and G. Venkataramanan, Operation and control of a dynamic voltage restorer realized using cascaded H-bridge converters, in
*Proceedings of 36*^{th}*IEEE Power Electronics Specialists Conference (PESC)*, Recife, Brazil, June 12-16, 2005, pp. 2222-2229. - G. Venkataramanan and B. Wang, Dynamic modeling and control of three phase pulse width modulated power converters using phasors, in
*Proceedings of 35*^{th}*IEEE Power Electronics Specialists Conference (PESC)*, Aachen, Germany, June 20-25, 2004, pp. 2822-2828. - B. Wang and G. Venkataramanan, Evaluation of shunt and series power conditioning strategies for feeding sensitive loads, in
*Proceedings of 19*^{th}*Annual IEEE Applied Power Electronics Conference (APEC)*, Anaheim, CA, Feb. 22-26, 2004, pp.1445-1451. - B. Wang and I. Hiskens, Review of AGC implementation issues before and after deregulation, in
*Proceedings of 35*^{th}*North American Power Symposium (NAPS)*, Rolla, MO, Oct. 20-21, 2003, pp. 670-675.

**Bingsen Wang, PhD**

Associate Professor

More detailed information of Prof. Wang can be found **HERE**.

Electrical and Computer Engineering

Michigan State University

2120 Engineering Building

428 S. Shaw Lane

East Lansing, MI 48824

Tel: (517)355-0911

Fax: (517)355-1980

Email: bingsen@egr.msu.edu

Engineering Research Complex

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East Lansing, MI 48824