Gabriel (Shengfei) Yin, Ph.D.

Operations Research Practitioner, A.I. Studier, Cat Fanatic


Suite 706

1877 Broadway

Boulder, CO, 80302

I received the Ph.D. degree from Southern Methodist University, Dallas, TX, in 2021, the M.S. degree from Illinois Institute of Technology, Chicago, IL, in 2017, and the B. Eng. degree from Hunan University, Changsha, China, in 2016, all majoring in Electrical Engineering. My Ph.D. advisor is Prof. Jianhui Wang, IEEE Fellow. My Master advisor is Prof. Zuyi Li.

I serve as Reviewer for many reputable journals, e.g., Applied Energy, IEEE Transactions on Smart Grid, IEEE Transactions on Power Systems, IEEE Transactions on Sustainable Energy, etc. I love deep-diving in Operations Research, Artificial Intelligence and their applications in Energy Market.


Jan 1, 2023 Got promoted to Senior Optimization Engineer from Power Systems Optimization Engineer at Ascend! Appreciation to Vena, Shimon, and Justin for all the help and teamwork!
Oct 20, 2022 Our paper applying DRO in T&D markets has been published in IEEE TPWRS!
Mar 1, 2022 Officially onboard to the Optimization Development Team at Ascend!
Sep 1, 2021 Joined the Electricity Market and Policy Department at LBL as a Postdoctoral Fellow!
Jul 17, 2021 Ph.D. Defense passed! Find my dissertation here.

selected publications

  1. RSER
    State-of-the-art Short-term Electricity Market Operation with Solar Generation: A Review
    Yin, S.Wang, J.Li, Z., and Fang, X.
    Renewable and Sustainable Energy Reviews 2021