About Associate Professor Dylan Lu

To find the answers to practical problems in power electronics circuits and systems in particular interest in energy saving techniques.

Associate Professor Lu conducts research in the following areas: Synthesis, analysis, modelling and design of high-efficient, high performance, and low cost power electronics circuits and systems in AC/DC conversion with power factor correction; DC/DC conversion and AC/DC inversion for common electronic devices and renewable energy systems.

Selected publications

  • S.K. Ki, David K.W. Cheng and Dylan D.C. Lu, “Analysis and Design of a single phase hybrid mode PFC converter”, IET Power Electronics, Vol. 1, No. 1, pp. 72-83, Mar. 2008.
  • R. H. Chu, Dylan D.C. Lu, and S. Sathiakumar, "Project-Based Lab Teaching for Power Electronics and Drives", IEEE Transactions on Education, Vol. 51, No.1, pp. 108-113, Feb. 2008.
  • D.D.C. Lu, H.H.C. Iu, and V. Pjevalica, “A Single-stage PFC converter with high power factor, regulated bus voltage and output voltage”, IEEE Transactions on Power Electronics, Vol. 23, No.1, pp. 218-228, Jan. 2008.
  • D.C. Lu, C.P. Liu, N.K. Poon, and M.H. Pong, “A low cost stepping inductance DC/DC converter for CPU applications”, IEEE Transactions on Power Electronics, Vol. 22, No. 2, pp. 417-424, Mar 2007.
  • D.D.C. Lu, D.K.W. Cheng and Y.S. Lee, “Analysis of a High Power Factor AC/DC Converter with Reduced Current and Voltage Stresses”, IEE Proc., Electric Power Applications, Vol. 152, No. 4, pp. 943-952, July 2005, UK.
  • D.D.C. Lu, D.K.W. Cheng and Y.S. Lee, “Reduction of Current and Voltage Stresses in Single-Stage AC/DC Power Factor Correction Converters with Reduced Repeated Power Processing and Inherent Input Current Control”, Journal of Circuits, Systems and Computers (Special Jubilee Issue on Power Electronics), Vol. 13, No. 3 (2004), pp. 535-555, June 2004.
  • D.D.C. Lu, D.K.W. Cheng and Y.S. Lee, “Analysis and Design of a Single-Stage Single-Switch Power-Factor-Corrected Converter with Direct Power Transfer”, IEICE Transactions on Communications, Vol. E86-B, No. 12, pp. 3606-3613, December 2003, Japan.
  • D.D.C. Lu, D.K.W. Cheng and Y.S. Lee, “A Single-Switch AC/DC Converter with Voltage Regulated Storage Capacitor”, IEEE Power Electronics Letters, vol. 1, no. 3, pp. 78-82, September 2003.
  • D.D.C. Lu, D.K.W. Cheng and Y.S. Lee, “Single-Stage AC-DC Power-Factor-Corrected Voltage Regulator with Reduced Intermediate Bus Voltage Stress”, IEE Proc., Electric Power Applications, Vol. 150, No. 05, p. 506-514, September, 2003, UK
  • D.D.C. Lu, D.K.W. Cheng and Y.S. Lee, “A Single-Switch Continuous-Conduction-Mode Boost Converter with Reduced Reverse-Recovery and Switching Losses”, IEEE Transactions on Industrial Electronics, Vol. 50, No. 4, pp. 767-776, August 2003, USA.