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Ruisheng Diao

Ruisheng Diao

Pacific Northwest National Laboratory
PO Box 999
Richland, WA 99352

Biography

Ruisheng Diao is currently a power systems research engineer with Pacific Northwest National Laboratory. Dr. Diao has participated in multiple projects related to power system stability and control, dynamic state estimation, online security assessment, integration of renewable energy, and power system dynamic behavior.

Research Interests

  • Power system modeling and simulation
  • Power system stability and control
  • Online security assessment
  • Renewable integration

Education and Credentials

  • Ph.D. Electrical Engineering, Arizona State University, 2009
  • M.S. Electrical Engineering, Zhejiang University, China, 2006
  • B.S. Electrical Engineering, Zhejiang University, China, 2004

Selected Publications

2017

  • Jin S, Z Huang, R Diao, D Wu, and Y Chen. 2017. "Comparative Implementation of High Performance Computing for Power System Dynamic Simulations." IEEE Transactions on Smart Grid 8(3):1387-1395.  doi:10.1109/TSG.2016.2647220
  • Diao R, S Jin, F Howell, Z Huang, L Wang, D Wu, and Y Chen. 2017. "On Parallelizing Single Dynamic Simulation using HPC Techniques and APIs of Commercial Software." IEEE Transactions on Power Systems 32(3):2225-2233.  doi:10.1109/TPWRS.2016.2601024
  • Samaan NA, JE Dagle, YV Makarov, R Diao, BGNVSR Vyakaranam, BN Zhang, MR Vallem, TB Nguyen, FK Tuffner, J Conto, and SW Kang. 2017. Dynamic Contingency Analysis Tool (DCAT) User Manual with Test System ExamplesPNNL-26197, Pacific Northwest National Laboratory, Richland, WA. 
  • Samaan NA, YV Makarov, TB Nguyen, and R Diao. 2017. "Balancing Authority Cooperation Concepts to Reduce Variable Generation Integration Costs in the Western Interconnection: Consolidating Balancing Authorities and Sharing Balancing Reserves." Chapter 6 in Integration of Large-Scale Renewable Energy into Bulk Power Systems, ed. P Du, R Baldick and A Tuohy, pp. 189-226.  Springer International Publishing, Cham, Switzerland.  doi:10.1007/978-3-319-55581-2_6

2016

  • Jin S, Y Chen, R Diao, Z Huang, WA Perkins, and BJ Palmer. 2016. "Power Grid Simulation Applications Developed Using the GridPACKTM High Performance Computing Framework." Electric Power Systems Research 141:22-30.  doi:10.1016/j.epsr.2016.06.024
  • Makarov YV, D Meng, B Vyakaranam, R Diao, BJ Palmer, and Z Huang. 2016. "Direct methods to estimate the most limiting voltage level and thermal violations in coordinates of power transfers on critical transmission paths." In 49th Hawaii International Conference on System Sciences (HICSS 2016), January 5-8, 2016, Kauai, Hawaii, pp. 2466-2471.  IEEE, PISCATAWAY, NJ.  doi:10.1109/HICSS.2016.308
  • Palmer BJ, WA Perkins, Y Chen, S Jin, D Callahan, KA Glass, R Diao, MJ Rice, ST Elbert, MR Vallem, and Z Huang. 2016. "GridPACK™ : A Framework for Developing Power Grid Simulations on High-Performance Computing Platforms." International Journal of High Performance Computing Applications 30(2):223-240.  doi:10.1177/1094342015607609
  • Samaan NA, JE Dagle, YV Makarov, R Diao, MR Vallem, TB Nguyen, LE Miller, B Vyakaranam, FK Tuffner, MA Pai, J Conto, and SW Kang. 2016. "Modeling of Protection in Dynamic Simulation Using Generic Relay Models and Settings." In IEEE Power and Energy Society General Meeting (PESGM 2016), July 17-21, 2016, Boston, MA.  IEEE, PISCATAWAY, NJ.  doi:10.1109/PESGM.2016.7741981

2015

  • Jin S, Y Chen, D Wu, R Diao, and Z Huang. 2015. "Implementation of Parallel Dynamic Simulation on Shared-Memory vs. Distributed-Memory Environments." In 9th IFAC Symposium on Control of Power and Energy Systems (CPES 2015), December 9-11, 2015, New Delhi, India. IFAC-PapersOnLine, vol. 48, no. 30, ed. S Mishra, pp. 221-226.  Elsevier, Amsterdam, Netherlands.  doi:10.1016/j.ifacol.2015.12.381
  • Fan R, Z Huang, S Wang, R Diao, and D Meng. 2015. "Dynamic State Estimation and Parameter Calibration of DFIG based on Ensemble Kalman Filter." In Proceedings Power & Energy Society General Meeting General Meeting, July 26-30, 2015, Denver, Colorado.  Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Piscataway, NJ.  doi:10.1109/PESGM.2015.7285990
  • Huang Z, N Zhou, R Diao, S Wang, ST Elbert, D Meng, and S Lu. 2015. "Capturing Real-Time Power System Dynamics: Opportunities and Challenges." In Proceedings of the 2015 Power & Energy Society General Meeting, July 26-30, 2015, Denver, Colorado.  IEEE, Piscataway, NJ.  doi:10.1109/PESGM.2015.7286337
  • Makarov YV, R Diao, PV Etingov, Z Hou, Z Huang, D Meng, LE Miller, NA Samaan, Y Sun, MR Vallem, B Vyakaranam, S Wang, D Wu, and Y Zhang. 2015. Stochastic Operations and PlanningPNNL-23680, Pacific Northwest National Laboratory, Richland, WA. 
  • Samaan NA, JE Dagle, YV Makarov, R Diao, MR Vallem, TB Nguyen, LE Miller, B Vyakaranam, S Wang, FK Tuffner, and MA Pai. 2015. Dynamic Contingency Analysis Tool – Phase 1PNNL-24843, Pacific Northwest National Laboratory, Richland, WA. 

2014

  • Diao R, YV Makarov, NA Samaan, and B Kujala. 2014. "A Methodology to Analyze the Impact of 30-Minute Wind Scheduling on Load-Following Requirements." In Proceedings of the 2nd IEEE Conference on Technologies for Sustainability (SusTech), July 24-26, 2015, Portland, Oregon, pp. 86-90.  IEEE, Piscataway, NJ.  doi:10.1109/SusTech.2014.7046224
  • Hafen RP, NA Samaan, YV Makarov, R Diao, and N Lu. 2014. "Joint Seasonal ARMA Approach for Modeling of Load Forecast Errors in Planning Studies." In IEEE PES Transmission and Distribution Conference and Exposition, April 14-17, 2014, Chicago, Illinois.  IEEE, Piscataway, NJ.  doi:10.1109/TDC.2014.6863150
  • Huang Z, R Diao, S Jin, and Y Chen. 2014. "Predictive Dynamic Security Assessment through Advanced Computing." In IEEE PES General Meeting, Conference & Exposition, July 27-31, 2014, National Harbor, MD, pp. 1-5.  IEEE, Piscataway, NJ.  doi:10.1109/PESGM.2014.6938850
  • Lu S, NA Samaan, D Meng, FS Chassin, Y Zhang, B Vyakaranam, WM Warwick, JC Fuller, R Diao, TB Nguyen, and C Jin. 2014. Duke Energy Photovoltaic Integration Study: Carolinas Service AreasPNNL-23226, Pacific Northwest National Laboratory, Richland, WA. 
  • Lu S, R Diao, NA Samaan, and PV Etingov. 2014. Capacity Value of PV and Wind Generation in the NV Energy SystemPNNL-22117, Pacific Northwest National Laboratory, Richland, WA. 
  • Xu Z, R Diao, S Lu, J Lian, and Y Zhang. 2014. "Modeling of Electric Water Heaters for Demand Response: A Baseline PDE Model." IEEE Transactions on Smart Grid 5(5):2203-2210.  doi:10.1109/TSG.2014.2317149
  • Zhou N, Z Huang, D Meng, ST Elbert, S Wang, and R Diao. 2014. Capturing Dynamics in the Power Grid: Formulation of Dynamic State Estimation through Data Assimilation PNNL-23213, Pacific Northwest National Laboratory, Richland, WA. 

2013

  • Jin S, Z Huang, R Diao, D Wu, and Y Chen. 2013. "Parallel Implementation of Power System Dynamic Simulation." In IEEE Power and Energy Society (PES) General Meeting, July 21-25, 2013, Vancouver, BC, pp. 1-5.  Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), Piscataway, NJ.  doi:10.1109/PESMG.2013.6672565
  • Diao R, Z Huang, C Jin, BGNVSR Vyakaranam, S Jin, and YV Makarov. 2013. "Towards More Transmission Asset Utilization through Real-time Path Rating." In IEEE International Conference on Smart Grid Communications (SmartGridComm 2013), October 21-24, 2013, Vancouver, BC, Canada, pp. 779-784.  IEEE, Piscataway, NJ.  doi:10.1109/SmartGridComm.2013.6688054
  • Lu N, R Diao, RP Hafen, NA Samaan, and YV Makarov. 2013. "A Comparison of Forecast Error Generators for Modeling Wind and Load Uncertainty." In IEEE Power and Energy Society General Meeting (PES 2013), July 21-25, 2013, Vancouver, BC, Canada.  IEEE, Piscataway, NJ.  doi:10.1109/PESMG.2013.6672978
  • Samaan NA, R Bayless, M Symonds, TB Nguyen, C Jin, D Wu, R Diao, YV Makarov, LD Kannberg, T Guo, S Dennison-Leonard , M Goodenough, R Schellberg, S Conger, K Harris, M Rarity, S Wallace, J Austin, R Noteboom, T Van Blaricom , K McRunnel, J Apperson, M Empey, PV Etingov, D Warady, R Brush, J Newkirk, P Williams, M Landauer, H Owen, W Morter, K Haraguchi, J Portouw, Downey, S Sorey, S Williams, T Gossa, C Kalich, P Damiano, C Macarthur, T Martin, J Hoerner, S Knudsen, A Johnson, R Link, and D Holcomb. 2013. Analysis of Benefits of an Energy Imbalance Market in the NWPPPNNL-22877, Pacific Northwest National Laboratory, Richland, WA. 

2012

  • Diao R, NA Samaan, YV Makarov, RP Hafen, and J Ma. 2012. "Planning for Variable Generation Integration through Balancing Authorities Consolidation." In 2012 IEEE Power and Energy Society General Meeting, July 22-26, 2012, San Diego, California.  Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Piscataway, NJ.  doi:10.1109/PESGM.2012.6345108
  • Diao R, S Lu, and J Ma. 2012. "On Evaluating Cycling and Movement of Conventional Generators for Balancing Services with Large Solar Penetration." In IEEE Power and Energy Society Transmission and Distribution Conference and Exposition (T&D), May 7-10, 2012, Orlando, Florida.  IEEE, Piscataway, NJ. 
  • Diao R, S Lu, MA Elizondo, ET Mayhorn, Y Zhang, and NA Samaan. 2012. "Electric Water Heater Modeling and Control Strategies for Demand Response ." In Proceedings of the IEEE Power and Energy Society General Meeting, July 22-26, 2012, San Diego, California.  IEEE, Piscataway, NJ.  doi:10.1109/PESGM.2012.6345632
  • Kalsi K, Y Sun, Z Huang, P Du, R Diao, KK Anderson, Y Li, and B Lee. 2012. "Calibrating Multi-machine Power System Parameters with the Extended Kalman Filter." In 2011 IEEE Power & Energy Society General Meeting, July 24-28, 2011, Detroit, Michigan.  IEEE , Piscataway, NJ.  doi:10.1109/PES.2011.6039224
  • Li Y, Z Huang, N Zhou, B Lee, R Diao, and P Du. 2012. "Application of Ensemble Kalman Filter in Power System State Tracking and Sensitivity." In IEEE PES Transmission and Distribution Conference and Exposition (T&D 2012), May 7-10, 2012, Orlando, Florida , pp. 1-8.  Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Piscataway, NJ.  doi:10.1109/TDC.2012.6281499
  • Ma J, YV Makarov, R Diao, PV Etingov, JE Dagle, and EE De Tuglie. 2012. "The Characteristic Ellipsoid Methodology and Its Application in Power Systems." IEEE Transactions on Power Systems 27(4):2206-2214.  doi:10.1109/TPWRS.2012.2195232
  • Singh R, R Diao, N Cai, Z Huang, B Tuck, and X Guo. 2012. "Initial Studies Toward Real-Time Transmission Path Rating." In 2012 IEEE PES Transmission & Distribution Conference & Exposition, May 7-10, 2012, Orlando, Florida.  IEEE, Piscataway, NJ.  doi:10.1109/TDC.2012.6281529

2011

  • Chen Y, JC Fuller, R Diao, N Zhou, Z Huang, and FK Tuffner. 2011. "The Influence of Topology Changes on Inter-area Oscillation Modes and Mode Shapes." In 2011 IEEE Power and Energy Society General Meeting, July 24-29, 2011, Detroit, Michigan.  IEEE, Piscataway, NJ.  doi:10.1109/PES.2011.6039904
  • Diao R, S Lu, PV Etingov, J Ma, YV Makarov, and X Guo. 2011. NV Energy Solar Integration Study: Cycling and Movements of Conventional Generators for Balancing ServicesPNNL-20594, Pacific Northwest National Laboratory, Richland, WA. 
  • Diao R, Z Huang, N Zhou, Y Chen, FK Tuffner, JC Fuller, S Jin, and JE Dagle. 2011. "Deriving Optimal Operational Rules for Mitigating Inter-area Oscillations." In IEEE/PES Power Systems Conference & Exposition (PSCE 2011), March 20-23, 2011, Phoenix, Arizona.  Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Piscataway, NJ.  doi:10.1109/PSCE.2011.5772564
  • Du P, Z Huang, Y Sun, R Diao, K Kalsi, KK Anderson, Y Li, and B Lee. 2011. "Distributed Dynamic State Estimation with Extended Kalman Filter." In 43rd North American Power Symposium (NAPS 2011), August 4-6, 2011, Boston, Massachusetts.  Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Inc., Piscataway, NJ.  doi:10.1109/NAPS.2011.6024863
  • Kirkham H, YV Makarov, JE Dagle, JG DeSteese, MA Elizondo, and R Diao. 2011. Geomagnetic Storms and Long-Term Impacts on Power SystemsPNNL-21033, Pacific Northwest National Laboratory, Richland, WA. 
  • Lu S, MA Elizondo, NA Samaan, K Kalsi, ET Mayhorn, R Diao, C Jin, and Y Zhang. 2011. "Control Strategies for Distributed Energy Resources to Maximize the Use of Wind Power in Rural Microgrids." In Proceedings of the IEEE Power and Energy Society General Meeting, July 24-29, 2011, Detroit, Michigan.  Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Piscataway, NJ.  doi:10.1109/PES.2011.6039787
  • Lu S, NA Samaan, R Diao, MA Elizondo, C Jin, ET Mayhorn, Y Zhang, and H Kirkham. 2011. "Centralized and Decentralized Control for Demand Response." In IEEE PES Innovative Smart Grid Technologies Conference (ISGT 2011), January 17-19, 2011, Anaheim, CA.  IEEE , Piscataway, NJ.  doi:10.1109/ISGT.2011.5759191
  • Lu S, PV Etingov, R Diao, J Ma, NA Samaan, YV Makarov, X Guo, RP Hafen, C Jin, H Kirkham, E Shlatz, L Frantzis, T McClive, G Karlson, D Acharya, A Ellis, J Stein, C Hansen, V Chadliev, M Smart, R Salgo, R Sorensen, B Allen, and B Idelchik. 2011. Large-Scale PV Integration StudyPNNL-20677, Pacific Northwest National Laboratory, Richland, WA. 
  • Ma J, R Diao, YV Makarov, PV Etingov, and JE Dagle. 2011. "Event Classification and Identification Based on the Characteristic Ellipsoid of Phasor Measurement." In Proceedings of the 43rd North American Power Symposium (NAPS 2011), August 4-6, 2011, Boston, Massachusetts.  IEEE, Piscataway, NJ.  doi:10.1109/NAPS.2011.6024872
  • Makarov YV, NA Samaan, R Diao, M Kumbale, Y Chen, R Singh, I Green, and MP Morgan. 2011. "Assessment of Critical Events Corridors through Multivariate Cascading Outages Analysis." In IEEE 2011 Power and Energy Society General Meeting, July 24-29, 2011, Detroit, Michigan.  IEEE, Piscataway, NJ.  doi:10.1109/PES.2011.6039900
  • Makarov YV, S Lu, NA Samaan, Z Huang, K Subbarao, PV Etingov, J Ma, RP Hafen, R Diao, and N Lu. 2011. "Integration of Uncertainty Information into Power System Operations." In Proceedings of the 2011 IEEE Power and Energy Society General Meeting, July 24-29, 2011, Detroit, Michigan.  Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Piscataway, NJ.  doi:10.1109/PES.2011.6039913
  • Sun Y, P Du, Z Huang, K Kalsi, R Diao, KK Anderson, Y Li, and B Lee. 2011. "PMU Placement for Dynamic State Tracking of Power Systems." In 43rd North American Power Symposium (NAPS 2011), August 4-6, 2011 Boston, Massachusetts.  Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Inc., Piscataway, NJ.  doi:10.1109/NAPS.2011.6024865

2010

  • Du P, Z Huang, R Diao, B Lee, and KK Anderson. 2010. "PMU Placement for Enhancing Dynamic Observability of a Power Grid." In 2010 IEEE Conference on Innovative Technologies for an Efficient and Reliable Electricity Supply, pp. 15-21.  IEEE, New York.  doi:10.1109/CITRES.2010.5619843
  • Huang Z, N Zhou, FK Tuffner, Y Chen, DJ Trudnowski, R Diao, JC Fuller, WA Mittelstadt, JF Hauer, and JE Dagle. 2010. MANGO – Modal Analysis for Grid Operation: A Method for Damping Improvement through Operating Point AdjustmentPNNL-19890, Pacific Northwest National Laboratory, Richland, WA. 
  • Ma J, R Diao, YV Makarov, PV Etingov, N Zhou, and JE Dagle. 2010. "Building Decision Trees for Characteristic Ellipsoid Method to Monitor Power System Transient Behaviors." In 2010 IEEE Power and Energy Society General Meeting.  IEEE, Piscataway, NJ.  doi:10.1109/PES.2010.5590036
  • Makarov YV, JF Reyes Spindola, NA Samaan, R Diao, and RP Hafen. 2010. "Wind and Load Forecast Error Model for Multiple Geographically Distributed Forecasts." In Proceedings of the 9th International Workshop on Large-Scale Integration of Wind Power into Power Systems as well as on Transmission Networks for Offshore Wind Power Plants, Québec City, Québec, Canada, October 18- 19, p. Paper No. w151.  Energynautics GmbH , Langen, Germany. 
  • Makarov YV, N Zhou, PV Etingov, NA Samaan, J Ma, R Diao, and RT Guttromson. 2010. "Analyzing of Balancing Authorities Cooperation Methods with High Variable Generation Penetration." In Proceedings of the 9th International Workshop on Large-Scale Integration of Wind Power into Power Systems as well as on Transmission Networks for Offshore Wind Power Plants, Québec City, Québec, Canada, October 18- 19, p. Paper No. 036.  Energynautics GmbH , Langen, Germany. 
  • Makarov YV, PV Etingov, N Zhou, J Ma, NA Samaan, R Diao, SV Malhara, RT Guttromson, P Du, and C Sastry. 2010. Analysis Methodology for Balancing Authority Cooperation in High Penetration of Variable GenerationPNNL-19229, Pacific Northwest National Laboratory, Richland, WA. 

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