Keynote Speakers


Dianguo Xu




Prof. Dianguo XU received Master and Doctor Degrees from Harbin Institute of Technology (HIT), Harbin, China, in 1984 and 1989, respectively, all in Electrical Engineering.

In 1984, he joined the Department of Electrical Engineering, HIT as an assistant professor. He later became a lecturer and associate professor in 1987 and 1990 respectively. Since 1994, he has been a professor in the Department of Electrical Engineering, HIT. He was the Department Head from 1992 to 1998, Dean of School of Electrical Engineering and Automation from 1998 to 2010. Vice president of HIT from 2010-2021. Professor Xu is now the Vice president of China Electrotechnical Society (CES).

He is a Fellow of IEEE and Chair of IEEE Harbin Section, Co-Editor-in-Chief of IEEE Transactions on Power Electronics, Associate Editors of IEEE Transactions on Industrial Electronics and IEEE Journal of Emerging and Selected Topics in Power Electronics. He is the technical program chair of IEEE VPPC2008 and IPEMC2012-ECCE Asia, general chair of ITEC AP 2017 and ICEMS 2019.

His research interests include ac motor drives, motion control, power electronics converter-based power system, appliance intelligent control, wireless power transmission, and lighting electronics etc.

He has authored and co-authored 6 books and published over 500 technical papers. He holds 60 China patents. He was awarded as Delta Scholar in 2006. He received 2018 IEEE IAS Outstanding Achievement Award.