Dr Fei Teng is a lecturer in the Department of Electrical and Electronic Engineering, Imperial College London. He is currently serving as the education director of Energy Futures Lab and the deputy director of Imperial - Tsinghua Joint Research Centre for Intelligent Power and Energy Systems. He is also holding a visiting position at MINES ParisTech, France.
Dr Teng graduated with a BEng from Beihang University, China in 2009 and obtained Ph.D. from Imperial College London in 2015. He worked as a Research Associate at Imperial from 2015 to 2017 and as an Assistant Professor in Smart Grids at MINES ParisTech, France in 2017.
His research focuses on the efficient and resilient operation of future high IBG-penetrated cyber-physical energy systems. He has authored more than 50 scientific publications in leading power system journals and conferences. His research has been funded by EPSRC, ESRC, Innovate UK, Royal Society, EDF Energy, and National Grid ESO.
- Power System Operation with High Penetration of Inverter Based Generators - Inertia Forecasting, Scheduling of Low-inertia and Low Short Circuit Current System, and Ancillary Service Provision from RES and DSR
- Cyber-physical Energy Systems - Modelling and Control of Cyber-physical Systems, Cybersecurity and Data Privacy.
- “ICT-enabled Platform for Development and Verification of Distributed Resilient Control of Cyber-Physical Power Systems”, Royal Society, 2021-2022, PI
- “The Royal-Imperial Black Box: A low cost and novel approach for enhanced power system cyber-security featuring moving target defence.” CyberASAP from Innovate UK and Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport, 2021, PI (Collaborating with Prof Keith Mayes at Royal Holloway U)
- “Smart Meter Data under Privacy Concerns: An Energy Futures Lab White Paper”, Strategic Priorities Fund, Research England, 2020-2021, PI
- "Technology Transformation to Support Flexible and Resilient Local Energy Systems", EPSRC/NSFC, 2020-2023, Co-I (Collaborating with Cardiff U, Zhejiang U, Tsinghua U, and HFUT)
- “Energy for Development - Low Carbon Energy and Industry for Economic Growth in Mongolia”, Research England GCRF, 2020, Co-I
- "Consumer-centric Privacy Protection Scheme for Energy Consumption Data", EPSRC (through Supergen Energy Networks), 2019-2020, PI
- "False Data Injection Attack against Machine-learning Based Energy Forecasting Algorithms", European Partners Fund, 2019-2021, PI (Collaborating with Prof George Kariniotakis at MINES ParisTech, France)
- “Short-term System Inertia Forecast - A Data-driven Approach”, National Grid ESO (through Network Innovation Allowance), 2019-2020, PI
- “Socio-Techno-Economic Pathways for sustainable Urban energy develoPment (STEP-UP)”, ESRC-NWO-NSFC, 2019-2022, Co-I (Collaborating with TU Delft, Tsinghua U, and Zhejiang U)
- “AI Applications in Future Energy Markets: Market Implications and Regulatory Requirements.”, ESRC DTP Studentship, 2020-2023, PI (Collaborating with Prof Richard Green at Imperial College Business School)
- "Distributed Learning for Probabilistic Forecasting in Energy Systems", ESPRC DTP Studentship, 2020-2024, PI
- “Holistic Cyber-physical System Modelling for Cyber-security Analysis in Electricity Systems”, EPSRC CDT Studentship, 2018 -2021, PI (Collaborating with Prof Thomas Parisini at Imperial)
- “Agent-based Simulation Approach to the Provision of Ancillary Service by Demand Response and Distributed Storage and Generation Assets in the Future Low Carbon System”, ESRC DTP Studentship, 2018-2021, PI
Current PhD Students (Primary supervision):
Mr Zhongda Chu, 3rd year, MSc from ETH, Switzerland
Mr Saurab Chhachhi, 3rd year, MEng from Imperial, UK
Mr Pudong Ge, 2nd year, MEng from Southeast University, China
Ms Jemima Graham, 1st year, MSc from Imperial, UK
Mr Drake Siard, 1st year, MSc from Birkbeck College, UK, (co-supervised with Prof Richard Green)
Current PhD Students (Co-supervision):
Ms Aimon Mirza Baig, 1st year, (co-supervised with Prof Goran Strbac)
Visiting Research Staff:
Dr Evelyn Heylen, PhD from KU Leuven
Dr Luis Badesa, PhD Thesis: Towards a Cost-Effective Operation of Low-Inertia Power Systems, Next Stop: Energy Consultant at ARUP
Dr Evelyn Heylen, PostDoc, 2019-2020, PhD from KU Leuven, Next Stop: Centrica
Prospective Ph.D. Students:
PhD positions are available in the areas of Power System Optimisation under Uncertainty, Privacy-preserving Data Analytics, and Cyber-physical Modelling of Future Power Systems. The applicants should have a Distinction/First class grade Master’s degree in electrical engineering or a related field, and strong knowledge in optimization, programming, and mathematics.
Informal inquiries and requests for additional information can be made to Dr Fei Teng by email at email@example.com.
Applications will be assessed as received and all applicants should follow the standard College application procedure (indicating Dr Fei Teng as supervisor) (http://www3.imperial.ac.uk/pgprospectus/howtoapply).
- IEEE Senior Member
- Members-at-Large, IEEE Technical Committee on Cyber-Physical Systems (CPS)
- Committee member of CES and CSEE UK Branch.
- Associate Editor for 1) Control Engineering Practice, 2) IEEE Open Access Journal of Power and Energy, and 3) IET Energy Conversion and Economics
- Guest Editors for 1) "Challenges in Future Grid-Interactive Power Converters: Control Strategies, Optimal Operation, and Corrective Actions" in IET Renewable Power Generation; 2)“Advanced Approaches and Applications for Electric Vehicle Charging Demand Management” in IEEE Transactions on Industry Applications; 3) “Privacy and Security in Smart Grids” in IET Smart Grids 4) “Cloud-Edge-End Orchestrated Computing for Smart Grid”, IEEE Transactions on Cloud Computing, 5) “Artificial Intelligence and Data Analytics for Smart Grids with High Penetrations of Renewables”, IET Energy Systems Integration
- Reviewer for IEEE Trans. Sustain. Energy, IEEE Trans. Power Syst., IEEE Trans. Smart Grid, IEEE Trans. Autom. Sci. Eng., Applied Energy, Energy, ICE–Energy, J MOD POWER SYST CLE, Energy Policy, Renewable & Sustainable Energy Review, and Nature Energy.
Higgins M, Mayes K, Teng F, 2021, Enhanced cyber-physical security using attack-resistant cyber nodes and event-triggered moving target defence, Iet Cyber-physical Systems: Theory & Applications, Vol:6, Pages:12-26
et al., 2021, Resilient Secondary Voltage Control of Islanded Microgrids: An ESKBF-Based Distributed Fast Terminal Sliding Mode Control Approach, Ieee Transactions on Power Systems, Vol:36, ISSN:0885-8950, Pages:1059-1070
Badesa L, Teng F, Strbac G, 2021, Conditions for Regional Frequency Stability in Power System SchedulingPart II: Application to Unit Commitment, Ieee Transactions on Power Systems, ISSN:0885-8950
Badesa L, Teng F, Strbac G, 2021, Conditions for Regional Frequency Stability in Power System SchedulingPart I: Theory, Ieee Transactions on Power Systems, ISSN:0885-8950
Chhachhi S, Teng F, 2021, Market value of differentially-private smart meter data