Dr. Wenxin Liu received the B.S. degree in industrial automation and the M.S. degree in control theory and applications from Northeastern University, Shenyang, China, in 1996 and 2000, respectively, and the Ph.D. degree in electrical engineering from the Missouri University of Science and Technology (formerly University of Missouri - Rolla), Rolla, MO, USA, in 2005.

From 2005 to 2009, he was a post-doc and then an Assistant Scholar Scientist with the Center for Advanced Power Systems, Florida State University, Tallahassee, FL, USA. From 2009 to 2014, he was an Assistant Professor with the Klipsch School of Electrical and Computer Engineering, New Mexico State University, Las Cruces, NM, USA. He is currently an Associate Professor with the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Lehigh University, Bethlehem, PA, USA.

Dr. Liu’s research interests include power systems, power electronics, and controls. So far, he has published more than 50 journal papers (mostly in IEEE Transactions with his students) and received over $2.5 million research funding from the Department of Defense, National Science Foundation, Department of Energy, California Energy Commission, and industry. He was named ConocoPhillips Faculty Fellow in 2011, received the Dean's Recognition Award in 2012, received the Early Career Award in 2013, and awarded the P.C. Rossin professorship in 2016.

Dr. Liu is an Editor of the IEEE Transactions on Smart Grid, an Associate Editor of the IEEE Transactions on Industrial Informatics, and an Editor of the Journal of Electrical Engineering & Technology.

-updated on 12/12/2018

 Wenxin Liu
Wenxin Liu
Packard Lab 218
19 Memorial Drive West
Bethlehem, PA 18015


Ph.D., Electrical Engineering, Missouri University of Science and Technology, 2005
M.S., Control Theory and Applications, Research Center of Automation, Northeastern University (China), 2000
B.S., Industrial Automation, Northeastern University (China), 1996
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