Tuyen Vu, Assistant Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering at Clarkson University, received the 2021 Best Paper Award from the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) – Industrial Electronics Magazine of Industrial Electronics Society (IES).
Vu and his co-authors, Bang LH Nguyen, Zheyuan Cheng, Mo-Yuen Chow and Bin Zhang, wrote an article titled “Cyber-Physical Microgrids – Toward Future Resilient Communities” which appeared in the September 2020 issue of IEEE Industrial Electronics Magazine.
The award includes a plaque and honorarium of $ 2,000. Vu and his co-authors are invited to receive the award at the gala dinner at the IEEE Industrial Electronics Society’s 47th Annual Conference (IECON-2021), to be held October 13-16 in Toronto.
Vu focuses his research on the dynamics, stability and control of electrical systems; energy management and optimization; integration of distributed energy resources and micro-grids; and the cybersecurity of the electricity network. He is the recipient of several grants from the Office of Naval Research and the New York Research and Development Authority. He holds a bachelor’s degree in electrical engineering from Hanoi University of Science and Technology in Vietnam. He got his doctorate. in Electrical Engineering from Florida State University.