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Faculty Profile

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Name: Yang Cao
Title: Associate Professor
Affiliation: Institute of Materials Science
Department: Electrical & Computer Engineering
E-Mail: yangcao@engr.uconn.edu
Personal/Lab Website: http://www.ee.uconn.edu/faculty-staff-students/faculty/yang-cao/
Program/Department Website: http://www.ee.uconn.edu/
Office Telephone: (860) 486-0915

Keywords | Categories: Electrical and Computer Engineering, energy materials, grid asset management, high electric field phenomena and devices, high voltage engineering, Institute of Materials Science

Professional Summary

Dr. Cao’s research has been focused on high voltage engineering and energy materials for power and medical devices. His main research interests include: (1) High electric field phenomena and devices; (2) Polymeric nanostructured materials with game changing characteristics for energy efficient power conversion and renewables integrations; (3) High voltage engineering in power and medical; (4) Grid asset management: diagnosis and prognosis of electrical degradation.