Hongjie Jia currently works as a Professor and Dean of School of Electrical Engineering and Automation, Tianjin University, Tianjin, China. His research specialties include power system stability assessment, protection and control, distribution network planning and automation, distributed generation and renewable energy, integrated energy system, and so forth. In such research areas, he has published more than 120 journal or conference papers. Dr. Jia obtained his B.S., M.S., and Ph.D. degrees in 1996, 1999, and 2001, respectively, from Tianjin University. His doctor thesis entitled “Study on small signal stability region of power systems” was awarded as the National Excellent Doctoral Dissertation of P.R. China in 2004. He received the following awards: the Program for New Century Excellent Talents in University by the Chinese Ministry of Education in 2005, Excellent Young Scientist of Tianjin in 2008, Excellent Postdoctor of Tianjin in 2009, 54 Medal of Tianjin Youth in 2009, and Peiyang Youth Scholar of Tianjin University in 2012. He became a Member of All-China Youth Federation (ACYF) in 2010 and was selected into ‘131’ Innovative Talents of Tianjin Municipal in 2011. Dr. Jia became an Associate Professor of Tianjin University in 2002 and was promoted to Professor in 2006. From January 2010, he became the Dean of the school of Electrical Engineering and Automation in Tianjin University. Dr. Jia serves as the principal investigator of more than 20 projects.
Biography Updated on 2 January 2013