Wensong Yu


Dr. Yu is the Thrust Leader for the Solid State Transformer and also works with an advanced soft-switching technique, ultra high efficiency inverters, high-voltage power conversion, and distributed energy storage devices. Prior to joining the FREEDM faculty, he worked as a postdoctoral researcher, research scientist and research assistant professor at the Bradley Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at Virginia Tech. His research interests include soft-switching power converters, grid-tied inverters, industrial power electronics, and renewable energy power systems.


Associate Research Professor


Keystone Science Center 13

Type of Degree Degree Program School Year
PhD Mechanical and Electrical Engineering South China University of Technology 2000
Masters Mechanical and Electrical Engineering Central China University of Science and Technology 1995