Dylan Lu received his BEng(Hons) and PhD degrees in Electronic and Information Engineering from The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hong Kong, in 1999 and 2004 respectively.

From 2002 to 2003, he served as a Research Student Trainee with Newton Power Limited. In 2003, he joined PowereLab Limited as a Senior Design Engineer. His major responsibilities include project development and management, circuit design, and contribution of research in the area of power electronics. In 2006, he joined the School of Electrical and Information Engineering, The University of Sydney, Australia, where currently he is an Honorary Associate Professor. From July 2013 to December 2013, he was with the University of Hong Kong as an Visiting Associate Professor. Since July 2016, he has been a full-time Associate Professor at the University of Technology Sydney.

He is the author and co-author of over 150 research articles on analysis and design of power electronics circuits and control for various applications and engineering education. He holds two patents. His current research interests include power electronics circuits and control for efficient power conversion, power factor correction, consumer electronics, motor drives, renewable electrical energy systems, microgrid and grid-integration issues, and engineering education. He serves currently as an Associate Editor of the IEEE Transactions on Circuits and Systems II: Express Briefs, an Associate Editor for IET Renewable Power Generation,  and a Member of several Editorial Boards such as Smart Grid and Renewable Energy and Energy and Power Engineering. He is a member of IEAust and a senior member of IEEE.