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Zuyi Li, Ph.D.

Zuyi Li
Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering
Associate Director of the Robert W. Galvin Center for Electricity Innovation

Office: 

3301 South Dearborn, Siegel Hall 223

Phone: 

312.567.5259

Fax: 

312.567.8976

Email: 

Expertise 

Market operation of electric power system, integration of renewable energy, energy efficiency and cyber security in smart grid, power system wide-area protection, large-scale optimization

Research 

Dr. Li joined the IIT faculty in August of 2004. His research focuses on power systems, smart grid, renewable energy, with an emphasis on large-scale optimization, economic and secure operation of electric power systems, market operation of electric power systems, energy efficiency and cyber security in smart grid, renewable energy integration, power system protection.

Awards 

2012 IEEE-Chicago Section Certificate of Appreciation [for dedicated commitment and significant contributions to the IEEE]

2011 Innovation Award from Electrical and Computer Engineering Department Heads Association ECEDHA for establishing the Illinois Institute of Technology as a global leader in microgrids, smart grid technology, and sustainable energy [with Mohammad Shahidehpour and Andrew Barbeau]

2009 Best IEEE Power and Energy Society Transaction Paper Award [for the paper: L. Wu, M. Shahidehpour, and Zuyi Li, “GENCO’s risk-constrained hydrothermal scheduling,” IEEE Transactions on Power System, Vol. 23, No. 4, pp. 1847-1858, November 2008]

2008 Best IEEE Transaction Paper Award [for the paper: H. Li, W. Li, and Zuyi Li, “A multi-period energy acquisition model for a distribution company with distributed generation and interruptible load,” IEEE Transactions on Power System, Vol. 22, No. 2, pp. 588-596, May 2007]

Books 

M. Shahidehpour, H. Yamin, and Zuyi Li, “Market Operations in Electric Power Systems”, John Wiley & Sons, Inc., February 2002

Publications 

  1. H. Ye, Y. Ge, M. Shahidehpour, and Zuyi Li, “Uncertainty Marginal Price, Transmission Reserve, and Day-Ahead Market Clearing With Robust Unit Commitment,” IEEE Transactions on Power Systems, vol. 32, no. 3, pp. 1782-1795, May 2017
  2. X. Liu and Zuyi Li, “Trilevel Modeling of Cyber Attacks on Transmission Lines,” IEEE Transactions on Smart Grid, vol. 8, no. 3, pp. 720-729, March 2017.
  3. H. Ye and Zuyi Li, “Necessary Conditions for Line Congestions in Robust Network-Constrained Economic Dispatch,” IEEE Transactions on Power Systems, vol. 31, no. 5, pp. 4165-4166, Sept. 2016
  4. X. Liu and Zuyi Li, “Revealing the Impact of Multiple Solutions in DCOPF on the Risk Assessment of Line Cascading Failure in OPA Model,” IEEE Transactions on Power Systems, vol. 31, no. 5, pp. 4159-4160, Sept. 2016.
  5. H. Ye and Zuyi Li, “Robust Security-Constrained Unit Commitment and Dispatch with Recourse Cost Requirement,” IEEE Transactions on Power Systems, vol. 31, no. 5, pp. 3527-3536, Sept. 2016
  6. X. Liu, Z. Li, and Zuyi Li, “Masking Transmission Line Outages via False Data Injection Attacks,” IEEE Transactions on Information Forensics & Security, vol. 11, no. 7, pp. 1592-1602, July 2016
  7. H. Ye, Y. Ge, X. Liu, and Zuyi Li, “Transmission Line Rating Attack in Two-Settlement Electricity Markets,” IEEE Transactions on Smart Grid, vol. 7, no. 3, pp. 1346-1355, May 2016
  8. Y. Sun, R. Mao, Zuyi Li, and W. Tian, “Constant Jacobian Matrix Based Stochastic Galerkin Method for Probabilistic Load Flow,” Energies, vol.9, no.3, 153, March 2016
  9. X. Liu, X. Liu, and Zuyi Li, “Cyber Risk Assessment of Transmission Lines in Smart Grids,” Energies, vol.8, no.12, pp.13796-13810, Dec. 2015
  10. Y. Sun, Zuyi Li, M. Shahidehpour, and B. Ai, “Battery-Based Energy Storage Transportation for Enhancing Power System Economics and Security,” IEEE Transactions on Smart Grid, vol. 6, no. 5, pp. 2395 – 2402, September 2015
  11. X. Liu, Z. Bao, D. Lu, and Zuyi Li, “Modeling of Local False Data Injection Attacks With Reduced Network Information,” IEEE Transactions on Smart Grid, vol.6, no.4, pp.1686-1696, July 2015
  12. A. Kargarian, Y. Fu, and Zuyi Li, “Distributed Security-Constrained Unit Commitment for Large-Scale Power Systems,” IEEE Transactions on Power Systems, vol.30, no.4, pp.1925-1936, July 2015
  13. Y. Fu and Zuyi Li, “A Direct Calculation of Shift Factors Under Network Islanding,” IEEE Transactions on Power Systems, vol.30, no.3, pp.1550-1551, May 2015
  14. W. Archibald, Zuyi Li, M. Shahidehpour, S. Johanns, and T. Levitsky, “Islands in the Sun: The solar power deployment initiative at the University of the Virgin Islands,” IEEE Electrification Magazine, vol.3, no.1, pp.56-67, March 2015
  15. J. Li, Z. Bao, and Zuyi Li, “Modeling Demand Response Capability by Internet Data Centers Processing Batch Computing Jobs,” IEEE Transactions on Smart Grid, vol.6, no.2, pp.737-747, March 2015
  16. X. Liu, M. Shahidehpour, Y. Cao, Zuyi Li, and W. Tian, “Risk Assessment in Extreme Events Considering the Reliability of Protection Systems,” IEEE Transactions on Smart Grid, vol.6, no.2, pp.1073-1081, March 2015
  17. X. Liu and Zuyi Li, “Local Load Redistribution Attacks in Power Systems with Incomplete Network Information,” IEEE Transactions on Smart Grid, vol.5, no.4, pp.1665-1676, July 2014
  18. H. Wu, M. Shahidehpour, Zuyi Li, and W. Tian, “Chance-Constrained Day-Ahead Scheduling in Stochastic Power System Operation,” IEEE Transactions on Power Systems, vol.29, no.4, pp.1583-1591, July 2014
  19. Z. Chen, L. Wu, and Zuyi Li, “Electric Demand Response Management for Distributed Large-Scale Internet Data Centers,” IEEE Transactions on Smart Grid, vol.5, no.2, pp.651-661, March 2014
  20. W. Tian, Zuyi Li, and M. Shahidehpour, “Renewable Energy Procurement in Illinois,” The Electricity Journal, vol. 27, no. 2, pp. 43-51, March 2014
  21. Y. Fu, L. Wu, and Zuyi Li, “Modeling and Solution of the Large-Scale Security-Constrained Unit Commitment,” IEEE Transactions on Power Systems, vol.28, no.4, pp.3524-3533, November 2013
  22. S. Wang, Z. Li, L. Wu, M. Shahidehpour, and Zuyi Li, “New Metrics for Assessing the Reliability and Economics of Microgrids in Distribution System,” IEEE Transactions on Power Systems, vol. 28, no.3, pp. 2852-2861, August 2013
  23. M. Khodayar, L. Wu, and Zuyi Li, “Electric Vehicle Mobility in Transmission- Constrained Hourly Power Generation Scheduling,” IEEE Transactions on Smart Grid, vol. 4, no.2, pp.779-788, June 2013
  24. A. Khodaei, M. Shahidehpour, L. Wu, and Zuyi Li, “Coordination of Short-Term Operation Constraints in Multi-Area Expansion Planning,” IEEE Transactions on Power Systems, vol.27, no.4, pp.2242-2250, November 2012
  25. Y. Yuan, Zuyi Li, and K. Ren, “Quantitative Analysis of Load Redistribution Attacks in Power Systems,” IEEE Transactions on Parallel and Distributed Systems, vol.23, no.9, pp.1731-1738, September 2012
  26. L. Wu, M. Shahidehpour, and Zuyi Li, “Comparison of Scenario-Based and Interval Optimization Approaches to Stochastic SCUC,” IEEE Transactions on Power Systems, vol.27, no.2, pp.913-921, May 2012
  27. J. Li, Zuyi Li, K. Ren, and X. Liu, “Towards Optimal Electric Demand Management for Internet Data Centers,” IEEE Transactions on Smart Grid, vol.3, no.1, pp.183-192, March 2012
  28. J. Shu, L. Wu, Zuyi Li, M. Shahidehpour, L. Zhang, and B. Han, “A New Method for Spatial Power Network Planning in Complicated Environments,” IEEE Transactions on Power Systems, vol.27, no.1, pp.381-389, February 2012