Dr Yi Cui

Research Fellow

School of Information Technology and Electrical Engineering
Faculty of Engineering, Architecture and Information Technology
y.cui3@uq.edu.au
+61 7 334 61011

Overview

Yi Cui received his B. Eng. and M.Eng. degrees from Southwest Jiaotong University, Chengdu, China, in 2009 and 2012, respectively, and received the Ph.D. degree in Electrical Engineering at University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia, in 2016.

Dr. Cui has been a Research Associate in the Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, University of Tennessee, Knoxville, USA since 2016. Currently, he is a Research Fellow in the School of Information Technology and Electrical Engineering, University of Queensland, Australia. His research interests include wide-area monitoring and control, data analytics and cyber-security of smart grids, condition assessment and fault diagnosis of power transformers.

Qualifications

  • Bachelor of Electrical Engineering and Automation, SWJTU
  • Master of Engineering, SWJTU
  • Doctor of Philosophy, The University of Queensland

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  • Zhu, Lin, You, Shutang, Yin, He, Zhao, Yinfeng, Li, Fuhua, Yao, Wenxuan, O'Reilley, Chris, Yu, Wenpeng, Zeng, Chunjie, Deng, Xianda, Zhao, Yi, Cui, Yi, Zhang, Yao and Liu, Yilu (2020). FNET/GridEye: a tool for situational awareness of large power interconnetion grids. 2020 IEEE PES Innovative Smart Grid Technologies Europe (ISGT-Europe), The Hague, Netherlands, 26-28 October 2020. Piscataway, NJ USA: Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers. doi: 10.1109/isgt-europe47291.2020.9248857

  • Cui, Yi, You, Shutang and Liu, Yilu (2020). Ambient synchrophasor measurement based system inertia estimation. 2020 IEEE Power & Energy Society General Meeting (PESGM), Montreal, QC Canada, 2-6 August 2020. Piscataway, NJ United States: IEEE Computer Society. doi: 10.1109/pesgm41954.2020.9281662

  • Cui, Yi, Ma, Hui, Saha, Tapan and Liu, Yilu (2019). Hypothesis of interfacial charge transportation in oil-paper insulation for transformer moisture estimation. Power and Energy Society, IEEE General Meeting (PESGM), Atlanta, GA, United States, 4-8 August 2019. Piscataway, NJ, United States: Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE). doi: 10.1109/pesgm40551.2019.8973596

  • Cui, Yi, Wang, Weikang, Liu, Yilu, Fuhr, Peter and Morales-Rodriguez, Marissa (2019). Spatio-temporal synchrophasor data characterization for mitigating false data injection in smart grids. Power and Energy Society, IEEE General Meeting (PESGM), Atlanta, GA, United States, 4-8 August 2019. Piscataway, NJ, United States: Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE). doi: 10.1109/pesgm40551.2019.8973586

  • Cui, Yi, Bai, Feifei, Liu, Yilu and Smith, David (2019). Statistical characterization of solar irradiance variability and its effect on step voltage regulators. 2019 IEEE Innovative Smart Grid Technologies - Asia (ISGT Asia), Chengdu, China, 21-24 May 2019. Piscataway, NJ, United States: IEEE. doi: 10.1109/isgt-asia.2019.8881275

  • Cui, Yi, Liu, Yilu, Fuhr, Peter and Morales-Rodriguez, Marissa (2018). Exploiting spatial signatures of power ENF signal for measurement source authentication. 2018 IEEE International Symposium on Technologies for Homeland Security, HST 2018, Woburn, MA USA, 23-24 October 2018. Piscataway, NJ USA: Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers. doi: 10.1109/THS.2018.8574151

  • You, Shutang, Zhao, Jiecheng, Yao, Wenxuan, Liu, Yong, Cui, Yi, Wu, Ling, Guo, Jiahui and Liu, Yilu (2018). FNET/GridEye for future high renewable power grids-applications overview. 2018 IEEE PES Transmission and Distribution Conference and Exhibition - Latin America, T and D-LA, Lima, Peru, 18-21 September 2018. Piscataway, NJ USA: Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers. doi: 10.1109/TDC-LA.2018.8511657

  • Liu, Yong, Cui, Yi, Yu, Wenpeng, Zhang, Yao, Wu, Ling, You, Shutang and Liu, Yilu (2018). Recent Application Examples of FNET/GridEye. 12th IEEE International Conference on Compatibility, Power Electronics and Power Engineering (CPE-POWERENG), Doha Qatar, 10-12 April 2018. Piscataway, NJ United States: IEEE. doi: 10.1109/CPE.2018.8372494

  • Cui, Yi, Su, Yu, Liu, Yong, Liu, Yilu and Smith, David (2018). Study of variability metrics for solar irradiance and photovoltaic output. 2017 IEEE Power and Energy Society General Meeting, PESGM 2017, Chicago, IL United States, 16-20 July 2017. Piscataway, NJ United States: IEEE Computer Society. doi: 10.1109/PESGM.2017.8274193

  • Ma, Hui, Saha, Tapan, Seo, Junhyuck, Chan, Jeffery and Cui, Yi (2017). PDTools: a toolbox of Partial Discharge (PD) signal analysis for transformer condition assessment. 2017 IEEE Power & Energy Society General Meeting, Chicago, IL, United States, 16-20 July 2017. Piscataway, NJ, United States: IEEE Computer Society. doi: 10.1109/PESGM.2017.8273888

  • Wu, Ling, You, Shutang, Zhang, Xuemeng, Cui, Yi, Liu, Yong and Liu, Yilu (2017). Statistical analysis of the FNET/GridEye-detected inter-area oscillations in Eastern Interconnection (EI). 2017 IEEE Power and Energy Society General Meeting, Chicago IL, USA, 16-20 July 2017. New York, NY USA: IEEE. doi: 10.1109/PESGM.2017.8274682

  • Cui, Yi, Ma, Hui, Saha, Tapan and Liu, Yilu (2017). Understanding the Effect of Non-Uniform Ageing on Dielectric Response of Transformer Insulation. 2017 IEEE Power & Energy Society General Meeting, Chicago, IL, United States, 16-20 July 2017. Piscataway NJ, United States: IEEE Computer Society. doi: 10.1109/PESGM.2017.8274446

  • Cui, Yi, Naranpanawe, Lakshitha and Seo, Junhyuck (2016). Evolutionary Bayesian fusion for transformers fault detection. Australasian Universities Power Engineering Conference-2016 (AUPEC 2016), Brisbane, Australia, 25-28 September 2016. Piscataway, NJ, United States: IEEE. doi: 10.1109/AUPEC.2016.7749299

  • Cui, Yi, Ma, Hui and Saha, Tapan (2016). Multi-source information fusion for power transformer condition assessment. IEEE Power and Energy Society General Meeting, Boston, MA, United States, 17-21 July 2016. Piscataway, NJ, United States: IEEE. doi: 10.1109/PESGM.2016.7741121

  • Martin, D., Saha, T., Krause, O., Cui, Y., McPhail, D., MacArthur, T. and Condon, D. (2015). Effect of Rooftop-PV on power transformer insulation and on-load tap changer operation. IEEE PES Asia-Pacific Power and Energy Engineering Conference (APPEEC), Brisbane, Australia, 15-18 November 2015. Piscataway, NJ, United States: Institute of Electrical and Electronic Engineers (IEEE). doi: 10.1109/APPEEC.2015.7380952

  • Cui, Yi, Martin, Daniel, Saha, Tapan, Ma, Hui, Ekanayake, Chandima and Lelekakis, Nick (2015). Multi-variable approach for evaluating transformer paper insulation. International Conference on the Properties and Applications of Dielectric Materials (ICPADM), Sydney, NSW, Australia, 19-22 July 2015. Piscataway, NJ, United States: IEEE (Institute for Electrical and Electronic Engineers). doi: 10.1109/ICPADM.2015.7295273

  • Cui, Yi, Ma, Hui, Saha, Tapan, Ekanayake, Chandima and Martin, Daniel (2015). Time Domain Diffusion-Driven Dielectric Response Model for Investigation of Moisture Dynamics in Transformers Insulation. IEEE Power and Energy Society General Meeting, Denver, CO United States, 26-30 July 2015. NEW YORK: IEEE Computer Society. doi: 10.1109/PESGM.2015.7285860

  • Cui, Yi, Ma, Hui and Saha, Tapan (2015). Transformer hot spot temperature prediction using a hybrid algorithm of support vector regression and information granulation. IEEE PES Asia-Pacific Power and Energy Engineering Conference (APPEEC), Brisbane, Australia, 15-18 November 2015. Piscataway, NJ, United States: Institute of Electrical and Electronic Engineers (IEEE). doi: 10.1109/APPEEC.2015.7381066

  • Cui, Yi, Ma, Hui, Saha, Tapan and Ekanayake, Chandima (2014). A diffusion-driven model for investigating moisture effects on dielectric response measurement of transformer insulation. 2014 IEEE Power and Energy General Meeting (PES 2014), National Harbor, MD,United States, 27-31 July 2014. Piscataway, NJ, United States: IEEE. doi: 10.1109/PESGM.2014.6938883

  • Cui, Yi, Ekanayake, Chandima, Saha, Tapan K., Du, Peidong and Ma, Hui (2013). Finite element method modeled dielectric response for condition evaluation of transformer insulation. 2013 Annual Report Conference on Electrical Insulation and Dielectric Phenomena, Chenzhen, China, 20-23 October 2013. Piscataway, NJ, United States: IEEE. doi: 10.1109/CEIDP.2013.6748314

  • Martin, D., Cui, Y., Saha, T., Lelekakis, N. and Wijaya, J. (2013). Life estimation techniques for transformer insulation. Australasian Universities Power Engineering Conference, AUPEC 2013, Hobart, TAS Australia, 29 September - 03 October 2013. Piscataway, NJ United States: IEEE. doi: 10.1109/AUPEC.2013.6725457

  • Cui, Yi, Ma, Hui and Saha, Tapan K. (2013). Power transformer condition assessment using support vector machine with heuristic optimization. Australasian Universities Power Engineering Conference, AUPEC 2013, Hobart, TAS, Australia, 29 September - 03 October 2013. Piscataway, NJ United States: IEEE. doi: 10.1109/AUPEC.2013.6725452

  • Cui, Yi, Wu, Guangning, Zhang, Yiqiang, Xin, Zhengliang and Luo, Yang (2012). Electrical treeing breakdown properties for polyimide nanocomposite film in inverter-fed motors. SSITE International Conference on Future Material Research and Industry Application (FMRIA 2011), Macau, China, 1-2 December 2011. Pfaffikon, Switzerland: Scientific.Net. doi: 10.4028/www.scientific.net/AMR.455-456.553

  • Zhu, Anxing, Yang, Zhixiong and Cui, Yi (2012). Finite element analysis of temperature field of traction motor. International Conference on Information Engineering for Mechanics and Materials (ICIMM 2012), Hangzhou, Peoples Republic of China, 19-22 May 2012. Pfaffikon, Switzerland: Scientific.Net. doi: 10.4028/www.scientific.net/amm.189.461

  • Luo, Y., Wu, G. N., Wang, P., Cao, K. J. and Cui, Y. (2012). Insulation failure of inter-turn insulation in inverter-fed traction motor. IEEE Conference on Electrical Insulaiton and Dielectric Phenomena (CEIDP), Montreal, Canada, 14-17 October 2012. New York, NY USA: Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers. doi: 10.1109/CEIDP.2012.6378909

  • Cui, Yi, Wu, Guangning, Luo, Yang and Cao, Kaijiang (2012). Multifactor stress life model of polyimide film used in inverter-fed traction motors. 2nd International Conference on Frontiers of Manufacturing and Design Science, ICFMD 2011, Taichung, Taiwan, 11 - 13 December 2011. Pfaffikon, Switzerland: Scientific.Net. doi: 10.4028/www.scientific.net/AMM.121-126.239

  • Wang, Wangang, Wu, Guangning, Gao, Guoqiang, Wang, Bo, Zhou, Lijun, Cui, Yi and Liu, Donglai (2011). Experimental study of electrical characteristics on pantograph arcing. International Conference on Electric Power Equipment , Xi'an, China, 23-27 October 2011. Piscataway, NJ, United States: IEEE. doi: 10.1109/icepe-st.2011.6123063

  • Cui, Yi, Wu, Guangning, Cao, Kaijiang and Luo, Yang (2011). Life models of polyimide film under combined thermal and electrical stresses used in inverter-fed traction motor. Conference on Electrical Insulation and Dielectric Phenomena (CEIDP), Cancun, Mexico, 16-19 October 2011. Piscataway, NJ, United States: IEEE. doi: 10.1109/CEIDP.2011.6232601

  • Dong, Anping, Wu, Guangning, Gao, Guoqiang, Zhou, Lijun, Wang, Wangang, Wang, Bo, Cui, Yi and Yang, Mingming (2011). Simulation system of pantograph arcing. International Conference on Electric Power Equipment, Xi'an, China, 23-27 October 2011. Piscataway, NJ, United States: IEEE. doi: 10.1109/icepe-st.2011.6123066

  • Wang, Wangang, Dong, Anping, Wu, Guangning, Gao, Guoqiang, Zhou, Lijun, Wang, Bo, Cui, Yi, Liu, Donglai, Li, Dajian and Li, Tianzhi (2011). Study on characterization of electrical contact between pantograph and catenary. 57th IEEE Holm Conference on Electrical Contacts, Minneapolis, MN, United States, 11-14 September 2011. Piscataway, NJ, United States: IEEE. doi: 10.1109/HOLM.2011.6034815

  • Cui, Yi, Wu, Guangning, Wu, Chao and Luo, Yang (2010). Possible mechanism of electrical treeing and breakdown for polyimide nanocomposite film used in inverter-fed motor. Annual Report Conference on Electrical Insulation and Dielectic Phenomena (CEIDP), West Lafayette, Indiana, 17-20 October 2010. New York, NY USA: IEEE. doi: 10.1109/CEIDP.2010.5724102

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