Wenbo Wang

Wenbo Wang

Researcher III-Electrical Engineering


Wenbo Wang is a member of the Transmission & Distribution Interactions Group within the Grid Planning and Analysis Center at NREL. His areas of expertise include electric distribution system automation and analysis, renewable energy integration, transmission and distribution dynamic co-simulation, as well as data-driven methods.

Research Interests

Transmission and distribution cosimulation

Distribution system analysis


Ph.D., Electrical Engineering, New York University

M.S., Electrical Engineering, New York University

Professional Experience

Researcher, NREL (2019–Present)

Distribution Engineering Intern, Con Ed (2015–2016)

Associations and Memberships

Member, IEEE Power & Energy Society

Featured Work

Transmission-and-Distribution Dynamic Co-Simulation Framework for Distributed Energy Resource Frequency ResponseIEEE Transactions on Smart Grid (2022)

Supervised Learning for Distribution Secondary Systems Modeling: Improving Solar Interconnection Processes, IEEE Transactions on Sustainable Energy (2022)

PV Hosting Capacity Estimation: Experiences with Scalable Framework, NREL Technical Report (2022)