Hongcai ZHANG 張洪財

  • Assistant Professor​
  • (+853) 8822-9958
  • hczhang[at]um.edu.mo
  • Building N21-1005c, University of Macau, Avenida da Universidade, Taipa, Macau, China

Openings

We regularly have several positions for Postdoc, Phd, Master, and Research Assistant (visiting scholar) each year (funded by UM Scholarship/Assistantship or external research grants). If you are interested in our research and want to join our group, please don’t hesitate to drop me an email with your CV, transcript, & representative publication.

Notice 1 (NEW!): Recommended Direct PhD Admission for undergraduate students from Mainland China for 2021/2022 academic year (2021/2022學年招收中國內地推薦免試攻讀博士研究生) are now open for application (DDL of 1st batch: August 13, 2020; DDL of 2nd batch: October 15, 2020), check the notice in Chinese. All successful applicants will be funded by the UM Phd Scholarship or Assistantship. Some may also have opportunity to be admitted by the “UM-UK 3+1 program” (earn master at Imperial College London and PhD at UM).

Notice 2 (NEW!): Regular PhD Admission for undergraduate or master students for 2021/2022 academic year (2021/2022學年招收博士研究生,包括直博、普博) are now open for application (DDL of 1st batch: October 29, 2020; DDL of 2nd batch: February 26, 2021), check the notice here. All successful applicants will be funded by the UM Phd Scholarship or Assistantship

Recent News

Aug 04 2020, Hongcai ZHANG will give an invited talk (virtual presentation) on vehicle-to-grid technology on the panel session “Electric Vehicles as Flexible Demand-side Resources: Research Progress, Obstacles and Pilot Projects” in the coming IEEE PES General Meeting 2020, Montreal, Canada. 

July 24 2020, Hongcai ZHANG gave an invited talk on “Smart Energy in the IoT Era” in the “Smart City and IoT workshop” organized by the IEEE Macau, Macao, China.

July 08 2020, Hongcai ZHANG gave an invited talk on distributed energy resources in Energy Internet in a Webinar organized by the School of Electrical Engineering, Southeast University, Nanjing, China.

June 29 2020, Ge CHEN will present a conference paper on the coming 2020 IEEE PES Asia-Pacific Power & Energy Engineering Conference: G. Chen, B. Yan, H. Zhang, Y. Song, “Optimal Power Dispatch for District Cooling System Considering Cooling Water Transport Delay,” IEEE PES Asia-Pacific Power & Energy Engineering Conference (APPEEC), Nanjing, China, Sep 20-Sep 23, 2020.

Apr 16 2020, new research proposal approved: Hongcai Zhang (PI) and Dongdong Zhang (Co-PI), “Strategic operation and optimization of integrated energy systems in smart city,” the Science and Technology Development Fund, Macao, China, MOP$1,165,000, 2020-2022.

Jan 18 2020, new publication: T. Ahmad, H. Zhang, B. Yan, “A review on renewable energy and electricity requirement forecasting models for smart grid and buildings,” to appear in Sustainable Cities and Society, 2020.

Jan 14 2020, new publication: H. Zhang, Z. Hu, and Y. Song, “Power and Transport Nexus: Routing PEVs to Promote Renewable Generation Integration,” to appear in IEEE Transactions on Smart Grid, 2020.

Jan 01 2020, congratulations to our postdoctoral scholar, Dr. Dongdong ZHANG, for taking the assistant professor position of the College of Electrical Engineering at Guangxi University, Guangxi, China.