Electrical & Electronics Engineering

Vision

To be a premier department for education in Electrical and Electronics Engineering in Karnataka State, moulding students into professional Engineers.


Mission

  • To provide teaching/learning facilities in Electrical and Electronics Engineering for easy adaptation to industry and higher learning.
  •  Provide environment for self learning to meet the challenges of changing technology and inculcate team spirit and leadership qualities to succeed in professional career.
  • Empathize with the societal needs and environmental concerns in Electrical & Electronics Engineering practices.

Programme Outcomes

Engineering Graduates will be able to:

  1. Engineering knowledge: Apply the knowledge of mathematics, science, engineering fundamentals, and an engineering specialization to the solution of complex engineering problems.
  2. Problem analysis: Identify, formulate, review research literature, and analyze complex engineering problems reaching substantiated conclusions using first principles of mathematics, natural sciences, and engineering sciences.
  3. Design/development of solutions: Design solutions for complex engineering problems and design system components or processes that meet the specified needs with appropriate consideration for the public health and safety, and the cultural, societal, and environmental considerations.
  4. Conduct investigations of complex problems: Use research-based knowledge and research methods including design of experiments, analysis and interpretation of data, and synthesis of the information to provide valid conclusions.
  5. Modern tool usage: Create, select, and apply appropriate techniques, resources, and modern engineering and IT tools including prediction and modeling to complex engineering activities with an understanding of the limitations.
  6. The engineer and society: Apply reasoning informed by the contextual knowledge to assess societal, health, safety, legal and cultural issues and the consequent responsibilities relevant to the professional engineering practice.
  7. Environment and sustainability: Understand the impact of the professional engineering solutions in societal and environmental contexts, and demonstrate the knowledge of, and need for sustainable development.
  8. Ethics: Apply ethical principles and commit to professional ethics and responsibilities and norms of the engineering practice.
  9. Individual and team work: Function effectively as an individual, and as a member or leader in diverse teams, and in multidisciplinary settings.
  10. Communication: Communicate effectively on complex engineering activities with the engineering community and with society at large, such as, being able to comprehend and write effective reports and design documentation, make effective presentations, and give and receive clear instructions.
  11. Project management and finance: Demonstrate knowledge and understanding of the engineering and management principles and apply these to one’s own work, as a member and leader in a team, to manage projects and in multidisciplinary environments.
  12. Life-long learning: Recognize the need for, and have the preparation and ability to engage in independent and life-long learning in the broadest context of technological change.

Programme Educational Objectives

After 2/3 years of graduation, the students will have the ability to:

  1. Analyze, design and propose solutions in the field of Electrical and Electronics Engineering and adapt to changes in technology by self learning.
  2. Work effectively as individuals and exhibit leadership qualities in a team to meet the goals of the program or the organization.
  3. Work with professionalism and concern for environment to meet the societal needs.
  4. Excel in professional career by acquiring higher education.

Programme Specific Outcomes

EEE Graduates will:

  1. Analyze, design and provide an engineering solution in the areas involving electrical machines, power generation, power electronics, transmission & distribution and energy management.
  2. Analyze and design controllers for electrical system using analog and digital electronic circuits and systems.

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We are proud of our energetic department and the achievements of its faculties and students. We invite you to explore the highlights of the department.

 

 

Courses in the Department:

BE: Electrical and Electronic Engineering

M.Tech: Computer Applications in Industrial Drives

Ph.D & M.Sc (Engg) by Research: In the field of High Voltage Engineering, Power
Quality, Power Electronics & related fields.

About the course:

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Electrical engineering is a field of engineering that generally deals with the study and application of electricity, electronics, and electromagnetism. Electrical engineering is considered to deal with the problems associated with systems such as electric power generation and electrical machines, whereas electronic engineering deals with the study of electronic systems including Computers, Power Electronics, Drives and Integrated circuits.

Good reasons to study Electrical Engineering:

  • Students gain a wide range of knowledge during their studies.
  • It’s easy to get job,
  • Students can find jobs in abroad easily,
  • New learning gets out all the time – it never gets boring,
  • Higher education can be persued in the field of Electrical or Electronics or Computers.

About the Department: PAL_0026

The department has many well equipped laboratories and Research & Development centre. It has excellent staff many of whom have secured University ranks in their post graduate degree from Institutions of International fame. They are actively involved in the Campus Connect program of Infosys and Mission 10X of Wipro. They are regularly participating in International / National Conferences / Workshops to upgrade themselves. The faculty members of the department hold various positions in University body such as Chairman Board of Examiners, Paper setters, Examiners of UG/PG and Ph.D Programs. The department has various Professional Society Memberships and an in-house association to provide platform for developments in the field of Electrical & Electronics Engineering. The department has 20 faculty members in various designations.

About Head of the Department:

HODDr. R.V.Parimala obtained B.E (E&E) degree from Sri Jayachamarajendra College of Engineering, Mysore University, M.E (Power Systems) from National Institute of Engineering, Mysore University & Ph.D (Distribution Automation) from VTU, Belagavi. She has 27 years of teaching experience with 13 publications in reputed International Journals & Conferences. She has won the Best research paper award for the technical paper “Optimal switching operation using knowledge based colored Petri net”, presented in International Conference held at IET Chennai. She has worked as a Principal Investigator and has successfully completed the funded project from CPRI under RSOP in 2010 involving INR 9.5 lakhs .She was the Founder HOD of EEE Department at DSATM, Bangalore. She is heading the department of E&E in BNMIT from 20.1.2016.

Staff Details:

  • Number of teaching staff                   :19
  • Number of PhD’s                               :3
  • Number of staff pursuing PhD           :7
  • Average experience of staff              :12
  • Staff with industry experience           :3
  • Technical and supporting staff          :15

Research activities:

R & D center – The Research scholars and faculty members are utilizing the Research and Development centre and actively involved in research activities and have received research grant of Rs. 10 Lakhs rom VTU during 2011-2014. The students and staff are encouraged to get themselves involved in research work. Some of the areas where research are being carried out by the faculty are Power Quality, Power Electronics, EMI, Signal Processing, VLSI & Embedded system, Power System & High voltage.

The research scholars pursuing Ph.D at R & D centre, EEE are:

      1. Ratna.B
        “Optimal Restructuring of Distribution Network with Dispersed Distributed Generation”
        Area–Power System
      2. K.Raghunath Reddy
        “Real Time Distribution System state Estimation (SE) using Synchrophasor Measurements”Area–Power System

 

Achievements of Faculty Members:

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      • Five of the faculty members are Rank holders and Gold medalists in their post graduate studies. All the faculty members are members of ISTE. The faculties of the department have five International Journal papers, ten International Conference papers and twenty four National Conference papers. The staff members have delivered nine Invited lectures. 
      • The staffs of EEE department have received many awards and achievements to their credit:

1.  Mr. Venkatesha K received the Best paper award for the technical paper “Experimental analysis of Symmetrical & Asymmetrical PWM based Single Phase AC to AC Converter for Power Quality Improvement” in International conference on smart grids, power and advanced control engineering [ICSPACE-2017] at Global Academy of Technology, Bengaluru during August-2017

2. Mr. Venkatesha K, Associate Professor, Department of EEE, received the Best Faculty Award -2016-17 given by M/s Cognizant Technology Solutions, Bengaluru.

Achievements of Students:

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The students have consistently good performances in the University examinations and also excelled in technical paper presentations, sports, yoga and cultural activities.    

      • Prathyusha.A has secured 1st rank, with 5 Gold Medals & Topped in B.E. Electrical & Electronics Engineering  in VTU examinations 2017.
      • Roopa.M  has secured 4th rank in VTU examinations 2017.
      • Supriya N.Hebbi  has secured 9th rank in VTU examinations 2017.
      • RajaRajeshwari A  has secured 1st rank with one Gold Medal in M.Tech(CAID) during 2016-2017 VTU examinations.
      • Harshithananda.B  has secured 3rd rank in M.Tech(CAID) during 2016-2017 VTU examinations.
      • Manasa K R of V sem EEE has won 1st place in a technical talk on “Smart Grid” in Katalyst Tech Fest-2017 on 28th September 2017 conducted in Siemens.
      • Manasa K R of V sem EEE has won 2nd place in Mini Engineering Project on “Wireless Mobile Charger” in Katalyst Tech Fest-2017 during 28th September 2017 conducted in Siemens
      • Syed Abrar and Swathi M of III sem EEE won the semester level Best IPL project award for the project “MAV-Multi-purpose Agricultural Vehicle” during the IPL Winter Competition-2017 held on 10th November, 2017
      • Vasudev R, Ex-student has secured 1st place and was awarded as “Star Entrepreneurship award” conducted by Entrepreneurship Development Institute of India in Partnership with Sarala Jeevana TV in the year 2016-17
      • Vasudev R Ex-student has secured 1st place and was awarded with “Ananya Yuva Puraskara” by Anaya Foundation and Nadajyothi, Malleswaram Sangeetha Sabha in the year 2016-2017
      • Mr. Subhashis Panda secured 3rd Rank in the VTU exam July-2011.
      • Ms. Komal Prasad secured 10th Rank in the VTU exam July-2008.
      •  Ms. Archana S secured 10th Rank in the VTU exam July-2006.                                                  

Department Magazine:EEFORUM1

The department has an annual technical magazine “BNM MINCHU”.  It carries technical articles from the faculties and students. It also provides a platform for the students to exhibit their talents.

 

 

Conferences / Workshops Conducted:EEFORUM3

1.One day National level Workshop on “Introduction to Research & Investigations in Recent Years in Electrical & Electronics Engineering” on 16th  March 2009.

2.One day National Conference on “Recent Investigations in Electrical Engineering using Experimental and Computational Techniques” [NCRE3CT-2011] on 14th Oct 2011.

3.Five days Workshop on “PLC & SCADA Systems” held from 19th to 23rd January 2015.

4.International Conference on “Power and Advanced Control Engineering” ICPACE 2015 held from August 12th-14th 2015.

5.One week FDP on “Recent Trends in Power Quality Issues & Mitigations in Electrical Systems “held from 18th to 23rd January 2016.

6.Technical talk on “Wind Turbine Technology – A Perspective” in association with ISTE and ABEEE  held on 18th April 2016.

7.One week FDP on “ Integration of Green Energy to Smart Grid- Opportunities and Challenges”held from 11th to 16th July 2016.

8.Technical  talk on “ A smarter grid with IOT- A digital energy network” in association with ISTE and ABEEE  held on 21st October 2016.

9.One week FDP on “Role of IT in Power Sector” held from 9th -13th January 2017.

10. Technical  talk on “Solar Applications for standalone and off-Grid Scenario” by Mr.Deepak,Test Engineer,M/s.Tessolve Semiconductor Pvt Ltd ,Bengaluru  delivered  on Wednesday,23rd August 2017 at 3.05 pm

11.Technical  talk on “Concept of Electrical Engineering” by Mr.Raghavendra, Technical Consultant, M/S.ABB India Limited, Bengaluru  delivered  on Wednesday,30th August 2017 at 3.05 pm

12.One week Faculty Development Program on “Modern Power Electronic Drives: Design & Future Trends”, held during 16th to 20th January 2018.

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