The Highly Efficient And Reliable smart Transformer (HEART)

Ph.D. Huai Wang

Phone: +45 9940 3816
Telefax: +45 9815 1411

Huai Wang is currently an Assistant Professor with the Center of Reliable Power Electronics (CORPE) in the Department of Energy Technology, Aalborg University, Denmark. He received his PhD degree from the City University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, in 2012, and B. E. Degree from Huazhong University of Science and Technology, China, in 2007. He was a Visiting Scientist with the ETH Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland, from August to September, 2014 and with the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), Cambridge, MA, USA, from September to November, 2013. He was with the ABB Corporate Research Center, Baden, Switzerland, in 2009.


Ph.D. Wang’s research interests include the reliability of DC-link and AC filter capacitors, reliability of power electronic systems, multi-objective life-cycle performance optimization of power electronic systems, high voltage DC-DC power converters, time-domain control of converters, and passive components reduction technologies, and their emerging power electronics applications. In the above areas, he has contributed more than 25 journal papers and filed four patents. 


Ph.D. Wang is a recipient of six paper awards and project awards from industry, IEEE, and the Hong Kong Institution of Engineers. He also receives the Green Talents Award from the German Federal Ministry of Education and Research, in 2014. He serves as an Associate Editor of IEEE Transactions on Power Electronics, and a Guest Associate Editor of several special issues on topics relevant to reliability in power electronics.

Chair of Power Electronics

  • Chair of Power Electronics, CAU Kiel