Organization profile

Organisation profile

The Centre for Sustainable Power Distribution aims to help cut carbon emissions by 80% by 2050. 

Our work focuses on making energy supply systems more secure, reliable and efficient.

We are at the forefront of research into smart grids, which balance the needs of generators and users and make greater use of renewable energy. Our sponsors include major power companies.

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Electric power distribution Engineering & Materials Science
Energy storage Engineering & Materials Science
Electricity Engineering & Materials Science
Costs Engineering & Materials Science
Electric potential Engineering & Materials Science
Superconducting fault current limiters Engineering & Materials Science
coils Physics & Astronomy
Wind power Engineering & Materials Science

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Projects 2013 2020

Research Output 2006 2019

A Statistical Approach to Estimate Imbalance-Induced Energy Losses for Data-Scarce Low Voltage Networks

Fang, L., Ma, K., Li, R., Wang, Z. & Shi, H., 9 Jan 2019, In : IEEE Transactions on Power Systems. p. 1-1 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
2 Citations

Agent-Based Modeling for Scale Evolution of Plug-In Electric Vehicles and Charging Demand

Yang, W., Xiang, Y., Liu, J. & Gu, C., 1 Mar 2018, In : IEEE Transactions on Power Systems. 33, 2, p. 1915-1925

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Pattern recognition
Plug-in electric vehicles

An assessment of energy deficits in the future electricity system of the United Kingdom with a significant penetration of intermittent renewable generators

Wyman-Pain, H., Bian, Y., Williams, S., Xu, M. & Li, F., 29 Jan 2018, IEEE Power and Energy Society General Meeting (PESGM), 2017. U. S. A.: IEEE, p. 1-5 5 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution


Student theses

3D Face Recognition Using Multicomponent Feature Extraction from the Nasal Region and its Environs

Author: Gao, J., 23 Nov 2016

Supervisor: Evans, A. (Supervisor) & Li, R. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisPhD


Active Network Management and Uncertainty Analysis in Distribution Networks

Author: Zhou, L., 10 Jun 2015

Supervisor: Li, F. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisPhD


A Genetic Algorithm Approach for Three-Phase Harmonic Mitigation Filter Design

Author: Zubi, H., 31 Dec 2013

Supervisor: Dunn, R. (Supervisor) & Aggarwal, R. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisPhD