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Key publications
Research funding
Supervising & teaching

Key details

Areas of expertise

  • Intelligent control
  • Automatic control & applications
  • Power quality and stability improvement of wind energy conversion systems
  • Power system stabilisation
  • Engineering education

Available to supervise research students

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About Juan Shi

Dr Juan Shi is currently an Associate Professor in the College of Sport, Health & Engineering at Victoria University (VU), Melbourne, Australia.

With over 20 years experience, Juan received her PhD degree in Electrical Engineering from VU in 1995. Juan's other roles at VU include Lecturer (October 1994) and Senior Lecturer (July 2002).

Juan's research interests include intelligent control, control applications, power system stabilisation, renewable enrgy systems and engineering education. Juan has over 100 peer-reviewed journal and conference publications including book chapters.

She is a reviewer for several high impact international journals such as:

  • European Journal of Control
  • IEEE Transactions on Control Systems Technology
  • IEEE Transactions on Industry Electronics
  • EEE Transactions on Industrial Informatics
  • Journal of Franklin Institute.

Juan has successfully supervised two PhD students and two Masters by research students into completion. She is currently supervising four PhD students.

Juan is also the Women in Science & Engineering (WISE) coordinator in the College of Sport, Health & Engineering. She works with the WISE@VU students club to conduct activities to support female postgraduate and undergraduate female students.


  • Graduate Certificate in Tertiary Education, Victoria University (VU), 2003
  • Doctor of Philosophy in Electrical Engineering, Victoria University, 1995
  • Bachelor of Engineering (Honours) in Electrical Engineering (Automatic Instrumentation), Northeastern University, China, 1988
  • Associate Diploma in Automatic Control, Liaoning Light Industry Institute, China, 1982

Key publications

Year Citation
2020 Datta, U., Shi, J., Kalam, A., & Li, J. (201109). DFIG Pitch Angle Control with PID-type Fuzzy Logic Controller in a Microgrid Paper presented at Proceedings of the 15th IEEE Conference on Industrial Electronics and Applications, ICIEA 2020 (pp. 258-263).

doi: 10.1109/ICIEA48937.2020.9248090

Year Citation
2023 Li, J., Feng, Z., Zhang, C., & Shi, J. (230301). Dissipative Filtering of Interval Type-2 Fuzzy Singular Time-delay Systems via Event-triggering Mechanism. International Journal of Control, Automation and Systems, 21(3), (1020-1031).

doi: 10.1007/s12555-021-1084-y

2021 Datta, U., Kalam, A., & Shi, J. (211001). A review of key functionalities of battery energy storage system in renewable energy integrated power systems. Energy Storage, 3(5),

doi: 10.1002/est2.224

2020 Datta, U., Kalam, A., & Shi, J. (201201). The economic prospect of rooftop photovoltaic (PV) system in the commercial buildings in Bangladesh: a case study. Clean Technologies and Environmental Policy, 22(10), (2129-2143).

doi: 10.1007/s10098-020-01963-3

2020 Peidaee, P., Kalam, A., & Shi, J. (201001). Integration of a heuristic multi-agent protection system into a distribution network interconnected with distributed energy resources. Energies, 13(20),

doi: 10.3390/en13205250

2020 Datta, U., Kalam, A., & Shi, J. (201001). Frequency performance analysis of multi-gain droop controlled DFIG in an isolated microgrid using real-time digital simulator. Engineering Science and Technology, an International Journal, 23(5), (1028-1041).

doi: 10.1016/j.jestch.2019.11.008

2020 Moghaddam, M. JH., Kalam, A., Shi, J., Nowdeh, S. A., Gandoman, F. H., & Ahmadi, A. (200901). A New Model for Reconfiguration and Distributed Generation Allocation in Distribution Network Considering Power Quality Indices and Network Losses. IEEE Systems Journal, 14(3), (3530-3538).

doi: 10.1109/JSYST.2019.2963036

2020 Li, J., Zhang, H., Feng, Z., Zhao, Y., & Shi, J. (200701). Dissipative filter design for discrete-time interval type-2 fuzzy singular systems with mixed delays. Optimal Control Applications and Methods, 41(4), (1016-1033).

doi: 10.1002/oca.2583

2020 Datta, U., Kalam, A., & Shi, J. (200401). Battery energy storage system for aggregated inertia-droop control and a novel frequency dependent state-of-charge recovery. Energies, 13(8),

doi: 10.3390/en13082003

2020 Datta, U., Kalam, A., & Shi, J. (200401). Smart control of BESS in PV integrated EV charging station for reducing transformer overloading and providing battery-to-grid service. Journal of Energy Storage, 28

doi: 10.1016/j.est.2020.101224

Research funding for the past 5 years

Funding details for this researcher are currently unavailable.

Supervision of research students at VU

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Currently supervised research students at VU

No. of students Study level Role
1 PhD Not Specified supervisor
1 PhD Associate supervisor

Currently supervised research students at VU

Students & level Role
PhD (1) Not Specified supervisor
PhD (1) Associate supervisor

Completed supervision of research students at VU

No. of students Study level Role
2 Masters by Research Principal supervisor
2 PhD Principal supervisor
3 PhD Associate supervisor

Completed supervision of research students at VU

Students & level Role
Masters by Research (2) Principal supervisor
PhD (2) Principal supervisor
PhD (3) Associate supervisor

Teaching activities & experience

Juan has more than 20 years of teaching experience and has taught a variety of Electrical and Electronic Engineering (EEE) units at Victoria University.

In 2014, Juan was awarded the Vice-Chancellor's Excellence in Learning and Teaching Award (Higher Education).

In 2015, she was awarded a Citation for Outstandng Contribution to Student Learning for excellent teaching of innovative problem-based learning for engineering students, maximising their learning experience and industry readiness from the Office for Learning & Teaching, Australian government.

Juan teaches and coordinates the following units:


Details of this Researcher's career are currently unavailable.