Sponsored by the IET, the ‘510th PhD Academic Forum of Tsinghua University’ took place at the Tsinghua University Sanbao Academic Base in Beijing between 11-13 May 2018. The event was attended by 140 researchers and doctors from some of China’s top universities including Tsinghua University, Huazhong University of Science and Technology, Xi'an Jiaotong University, Shanghai Jiao Tong University, plus peers from the China Electric Power Research Institute and State Grid Shandong Electric Power Company.
The theme of the forum explored a ‘Greener and Smarter Energy Internet’. There were 50 presentations during the event and 125 posters on display, which covered the scope of power system control and simulation, new materials and new high voltage technology, new power electronics devices and new technology in electrical engineering.
The best papers presented at the event will be recommended for publication in the IET’s open access, peer reviewed journal, The Journal of Engineering.