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Dr. Le Xie is an Associate Professor and Eugene Webb Faculty Fellow in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at Texas A&M University, where he is affiliated with the Electric Power and Power Electronics Group. He received his B.E. in Electrical Engineering from Tsinghua University, Beijing, China in 2004. He received S.M. in Engineering Sciences from Harvard University in June 2005. He obtained his Ph.D. from Electric Energy Systems Group (EESG) in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at Carnegie Mellon University in 2009. His industry experience includes an internship in 2006 at ISO-New England and an internship at Edison Mission Energy Marketing and Trading in 2007. His research interest includes modeling and control in data-rich large-scale systems, grid integration of clean energy resources, and electricity markets.

Dr. Xie received the U.S. National Science Foundation CAREER Award, and DOE Oak Ridge Ralph E. Powe Junior Faculty Enhancement Award. He was awarded the 2017 IEEE PES Outstanding Young Engineer Award. He was recipient of Texas A&M Dean of Engineering Excellence Award, ECE Outstanding Professor Award, and TEES Select Young Fellow. He is an Editor of IEEE Transactions on Smart Grid, and the founding chair of IEEE Power and Energy Society Subcommittee on Big Data & Analytics for Grid Operations. He and his students received the Best Paper awards at North American Power Symposium and IEEE SmartGridComm.

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Education:

Ph.D. Electrical and Computer Engineering, Carnegie Mellon University, 2009

S.M. Engineering Sciences, Harvard University, 2005

B.E. Electrical Engineering, Tsinghua University, 2004

Research interests:

Modeling, estimation and control of electric power systems;

Theory and application of cyber-physical systems;

Look-ahead dispatch in support of renewable energy integration;

Design and optimization of electricity markets;

Engineering, economics, and public policy for renewable energy integration