Mr Xiaoyu Zhang

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Personal profile

Xiaoyu Zhang is a second-year Ph.D. student in power system group, Department of Electronic Engineering, where he is working to design an advanced smart meter which can implement hybrid trade-off algorithm between sharing (utility) and hiding (privacy) to accommodate both legitimate objectives sharing and hiding, in a fair manner. Xiaoyu’s research interests include smart grid privacy protection, demand-side management, and renewable energy microgrid modeling.

Before landing in Royal Holloway, Xiaoyu studied at University of Birmingham, where he is awarded Msc with Distinction in Electrical Power System. He also has several internship experiences in State Grid Ltd, China, Datang International Generation Ltd, China, etc.

Xiaoyu’s study is funded by the Leverhulme Trust, The Michael St John Candy Scholarship, and Royal Holloway, University of London.

Educational background

2016-2017: MSc with Distinction, Electrical Power System, Univeristy of Birmingham, UK

2012-2016: BSc (Hons), North China Electric Power University, Beijing, China

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