Newcastle University in Singapore

Staff Profile

Dr Sze Sing Lee

Assistant Professor


Dr Sze Sing Lee is currently an Assistant Professor in Electrical and Electronic Engineering at Newcastle University (Singapore). From 2014 to 2019, he was a Lecturer / Assistant Professor with the branch campus of University of Southampton in Malaysia. From 2018 to 2019, he was a Visiting Research Professor with Ajou University, South Korea. His research interests include power converter / inverter topologies and their control strategies. Dr. Lee received the International Scholar Exchange Fellowship from Korea Foundation for Advanced Studies in 2018. He was selected as Outstanding Reviewer of 2020 by the IEEE TRANSACTIONS ON POWER ELECTRONICS. He serves as an Associate Editor for IEEE Access.

Professional Membership:

  • Senior Member of IEEE (SMIEEE)
  • Member of IET (MIET)
  • Fellow of the Higher Education Academy (FHEA)


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Research Interests:

  • Power electronics
  • Multilevel inverters
  • Modular multilevel converters
  • Impedance source converters
  • PWM scheme and control of power converters

Editorial Leadership:

  • Associate Editor of IEEE Access


  • IEEE Transactions on Power Electronics
  • IEEE Transactions on Industrial Electronics
  • IEEE Transactions on Industry Applications
  • IEEE Journal of Emerging and Selected Topics in Power Electronics
  • IEEE Energy Conversion Congress and Exposition (ECCE)

I am actively seeking qualified candidates to work on a PhD project along my research interests.


EPE3202 Power Electronics
EPE2207 Project and Professional Issues
EPE1105 Signals and Communications
EPE8206 High Voltage Technologies and Testing