Zhenyu (Henry) Huang
Policy Advisor, US DOE; Lab Fellow, PNNL,
US DOE; PNNL
Zhenyu (Henry) Huang Ph.D., P.E., F.IEEE: Dr. Zhenyu (Henry) Huang is Laboratory Fellow at Pacific Northwest National Laboratory (PNNL), Richland, WA and holds a joint appointment of Research Professor at Washington State University, Pullman, WA. He is also a Policy Advisor for the US Department of Energy (DOE)'s Undersecretary for Science and Innovation, leading the DOE crosscutting Grid Modernization Initiative and the White House interagency Net Zero Grid and Electrification Game Changers Initiative. He was a Technical Advisor at the DOE EERE Solar Energy Technologies Office (SETO) in 2019-2020, leading the development of the System Integration section in the SETO's Multi-Year Program Plan. At PNNL, Dr. Huang is leading the power electronics and renewable integration portfolios and served as Deputy Sector Manager for grid research. His research interests include high-performance computing, data analytics, and optimization and control for inverter-dominant power systems.