Gen Li received the B.Eng. degree in Electrical Engineering and its Automation from Northeast Electric Power University, Jilin, China, in 2011, the M.Sc. degree in Power Engineering from Nanyang Technological University, Singapore, in 2013 and the Ph.D. degree in Electrical Engineering from Cardiff University, Cardiff, U.K., in 2018.
From 2013 to 2016, he was a Marie Curie Early Stage Research Fellow funded by the European Commission’s MEDOW project. He has been a Visiting Researcher at China Electric Power Research Institute and Global Energy Interconnection Research Institute, Beijing, China, at Elia, Brussels, Belgium and at Toshiba International (Europe), London, U.K. He has been a Research Associate at the School of Engineering, Cardiff University since 2017.
Dr. Gen Li is a Chartered Engineer in the U.K. He is an Associate Editor of the CSEE Journal of Power and Energy Systems. He is an Editorial Board member of CIGRE ELECTRA. His PhD thesis received the CIGRE Thesis Award in 2018. He is the Sectary of CIGRE Women in Engineering, the Sectary of the Chair of IEEE PES Women in Power and a member of CIGRE Working Groups B4.74 and C6/B4.37.