Wang, Electrical Engineering & Computer Science, is being promoted from associate to full professor; Cuzner, Electrical Engineering, is being promoted from assistant to associate professor. Both appointments are effective Aug. 20.
Wang directs the Cyber-Physical Energy Systems Laboratory. His major research interests include power system reliability and cybersecurity, renewable energy integration, intelligent and energy-efficient buildings, electric vehicles integration, microgrid analysis, cyber-physical systems, and industrial automation and manufacturing. He is an editor of IEEE Transactions on Smart Grid, and editor of IEEE Transactions on Power Systems, and is on the editorial board for other international journals including Sustainable Energy Technologies and Assessments and Intelligent Industrial Systems.
Cuzner worked in industry for 24 years developing systems for power generation, power conversion and variable speed motor drives for both Navy and industrial applications. He is active in various IEEE committees, including serving as chair of the Industrial Drives Committee of the Industrial Applications Society from 2006-2008, participated in development of standards in the area of shipboard power conversion architecture for the IEEE, co-editor for IEEE Electrification Magazine.