Dr. Shuangxia Niu received B.Sc. and M.Sc. degrees in electrical engineering, from Tianjin University, China. She received Ph.D. in electrical and electronic engineering from the University of Hong Kong.
She joined the Department of Electrical Engineering, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University in 2012, where she was a Research Assistant Professor and later became an Assistant Professor. Currently, she is an Associate Professor and also the Director of Electric Machine Laboratory.
Her research interests include Electric Vehicle Technologies, Renewable Energy Systems, Machines and Drives, Power Electronics technology, Applied Electromagnetic, Numerical Method and Optimization. She has secured over 30 projects in the above research areas and produced an abundant publication record.
Dr. Niu is a Senior Member of the IEEE, a member of IEEE Vehicular Technology Society (VTS) and a key member of the Hong Kong Chapter of IEEE VTS. She serves as a Reviewer for over 20 international journals. She serves as Associate Editor of IEEE Journal of Emerging and Selected Topics in Power Electronics (JESTPE), IEEE Access. She also served as associate editor for 2020 IEEE 19th Biennial Conference on Electromagnetic Field Computation (CEFC 2020). She served as Technical Program Committee member of the 2022 IEEE 5th international Electrical and Energy Conference (CIEEC2022), 2017 7th International Conference on Power Electronics Systems and Applications (PESA) and 2016 International Symposium on Electrical Engineering (ISEE). She has also been invited as Section Chair, in MMM& INTERMAG 2021, INTERMAG 2021, INTERMAG 2019, INTERMAG 2018, Conference ICEMS 2019, etc. She has published 2 book chapters and around 140 technical papers in international top journals.
Her Google-Scholar has over 3000 citations of publications with h-index of 33 in 2022. She received numerous scholastic honors and awards, including Best Paper Award in the 22nd international conference on Electrical Machines and Systems (ICEMS, 2019) and Faculty Research Grant Achievement Award for 2017 and 2020. Since 2012, she has successfully supervised 7 PhD students as supervisor.