Department of Electrical and Electronics Engg.

VTU Recognized Research Centre

Offers Ph.D. & M.Sc. (Engg.) by Research Programmes

The department has an R & D center recognized by VTU. Since its inception the centre has good number of research scholars and guides conducting research activities. Undergraduate and postgraduate students are encouraged to do project works suggested by professors. Students are able to formulate the problem statement, experience the strength of solutions by analyzing the input data and output results. It is empowered by Professors with rich industrial & academic experience. As many as 2 research scholars are pursuing their research work at the centre. The thrust areas majorly include power systems, power electronics & partial discharge analysis.

Research Projects sanctioned to the Department:

Sl No. Year Title of
the Project
Funding
Agency
Amount (Rs.
in Lakhs)
1 2011-13 Real time detection, measurement & classification of power quality disturbance using GUI & DSP application Visvesvaraya technological University, Belgaum. 10
SI.No Name Title of the Research Research Domain
1 K.Raghunath Reddy “Real Time Distribution System state Estimation (SE) using Synchrophasor Measurements” Power System
2 Ratna.B “Optimal Restruction of Distribution Network with Dispersed Distributed Generation” Power System

Publication Details:

SL.No

Name Total Publications
1 Dr. R V Parimala                    19
2 DR. V. MURALIDHARA                    17
3 Dr. R.Raghunatha                      7
4 Dr.S Sudalai Shunmugam                     12
5 Dr. P. B Savitha                    05
6 Dr.VENKATESHA K                     19
6 A KUMAR                     22
8 Priyashree S                      13
9 Shubha Rao K                     12
10 Madhu S                     14
11 Ashwini A                    03
12 Champa.PN                    12
13 Ms. Kruthi Jayaram                    10
14 Karanam Vasudha                     2
15 Sujith T                     2
16 Savita Sangappanavar                   02

International Journal/ Conference:

  1. Akshay B & Dr. R V Parimala, “The Modified SEPIC Converter with Extra Boost Unit and Without Coupling Inductor for PV Application”, IJRASET, Volume 5, Issue V, May 2017
  2. R V Parimala, “Smart DC micro grid for effective utilization of solar energy” 1st International Conference on reliable Technologies in Power & Energy Systems, held on 4th April 2016 (RTPES-2016) at AMC college of Engineering, Bengaluru
  3. K Raghunath Reddy, Dr. R V Parimala “Identification Faults on Transmission Line by using Phasor Measurement Unit (PMUs)”IJLRET ISSN: 2454 -5031 PP. 140-144 NC3PS-Aug-2016.
  4. International Conference on IEEE-ICSPACE, Madhu S, Sumathi S, Vidya H A, “Pre-processing of experimental Partial discharge signals in Insulation samples using Adaptive signal Processing”, ICSPACE- 2017, Global Academy Technology, AUG-2017.
  5. International Conference on IEEE-ICSPACE, Sumathi S, Madhu S, Vidya H A, “A novel approach for partial discharge Pattern Recognition based on FP3CM-ENN”, ICSPACE- 2017, Global Academy Technology, AUG-2017.
  6. Denoising of Experimental Corona Discharge Signals in Insulation Sample using Adaptive Signal Processing”, International Journal of Advanced Research in Electrical, Electronics and Instrumentation Engineering, June 2017, DOI:10.15662/IJAREEIE.2017.0606046, pp 5043-5051.
  7. “Simulation of Three-phase Transformerless Online UPS using MATLAB/SIMULINK”, International Journal of Advance Engineering and Research Development, International Journal of Advance Engineering and Research Development (IJAERD) Volume 4, Issue 5, May-2017, e-ISSN: 2348 – 4470, print-ISSN: 2348-6406, pp 654-660.
  8. “Study and Simulation of Airborne transmitters power supply”  Swapna C M, Madhu S, K V S Sastry, ICITC on 5th July 2014 at Bangalore.
  9. Amogath, Venkatesha K, “FPGA based speed control of Single Phase Induction motor by using PWM Technique” in International Journal of Advanced Research in Electrical, Electronics and Instrumentation Engineering, ISSN (Print) : 2320 – 3765, ISSN (Online): 2278 – 8875, Vol. 6, Issue 5, May 2017
  10. Amisha Kumari , Venkatesha K, ” Design & Development of Single Phase Multilevel Inverter (MLI) Using Coupled Inductor”, in International Journal of Innovative Research in Computer and Communication Engineering ISSN(Online): 2320-9801, ISSN (Print): 2320-9798, Vol. 5, Issue 4, April 2017.
  11. Venkatesha K, Vidya H A, “Analysis of Symmetrical & Asymmetrical PWM based Single Phase AC to AC Converter for Power Quality Improvement” in International Journal of Research in Engineering and ISSN (Print): 2320 – 3765, ISSN (Online): 2278 – 8875 Vol. 5, Issue 9, Sept-2016.[Impact factor:5.621]
  12. Venkatesha K, Vidya H A, “Analysis of Symmetrical & Asymmetrical PWM based Three Phase AC to AC Converter for Power Quality Improvement” in International Journal of Research in Engineering and Technology e-ISSN: 2319-1163 p-ISSN: 2321-7308, 332-340, Vol. 5, Issue 8, Aug-2016. [Impact Factor: 3.935]
  13. Venkatesha K, Vidya H A, “Experimental analysis of Symmetrical & Asymmetrical PWM based Single Phase AC to AC converter for Power Quality Improvement using FPGA real time controller”, in IEEE-International Conference on Smart grids, Power and Advanced Control Engineering (ICSPACE2017) from August 17th to 19th, 2017
  14. Chetan.S. A.Kumar,”  Mathematical modeling of three phase Induction motor and its speed control by SPWM and SVPWM techniques”, at IJAERD, ISSN(online):2348-4470, ISSN(print):2348-6406, Volume 04, Issue 05, May -2017, pp 393-401. [Impact factor: 4.72]
  15. Ashitha S Kumar, Dinari Kiran kumar, A.Kumar, Shruthi Vaidya, ” Reduction Of Harmonics In Power Distribution Systems Using Hybrid Active Filter”, at IJAERD, ISSN(online):2348-4470, ISSN(print):2348-6406, Volume 04, Issue 05, May-2017, pp 48-55. [Impact factor: 4.72]
  16. A.Kumar,” Energy conservation: a case study on energy conservation in residential apartment complex”, at IJAERD, ISSN(online):2348-4470, ISSN(print):2348-6406, Volume 04, Issue 04, April-2017, pp 1056 – 1059. [Impact factor: 4.72]
  17. Shishir Chandra, P Vivek, A.Kumar, “ A smart system of a AC motor speed control based on room temperature”, at IJRET, eISSN:2319-1163, pISSN:2321-7308, Vol 5, issue 9, Sept 2016, pp 212-216.
  18. Chaitanya, A.Kumar, “ A Novel High efficiency converter for renewable energy generation application”, at IJRET, eISSN:2319-1163, pISSN:2321-7308, Vol 5, issue 5, May 2016, pp 290-294.
  19. A.Kumar, Dr. Vidya H A, Bala Gopal Reddy G, “Modified Fuzzy logic technique for Power Transformer fault prediction” at IEEE-ICSPACE-2017 held at GAT, Bangalore between 17-19th August 2017. The paper was published in IEEE Xplore.
  20. Shashidhar, A.Kumar, “Smart DC micro-grid for effective utilization of solar energy” at IC on RTPES-2016 held at AMC Engineering college, Bengaluru on 4th April 2016
  21. Akshata Kulagod, Dr. Raghunath Ramaswamy, “Design and Development of DC-DC Resonant Converter for DC Power Systems” in IJIRCCE, Volume 5, Issue 4, April 2017
  22. Raja Rajeshwari A, Dr.Raghunatha Ramaswamy, “Simulation and Experimental Analysis of Permanent Magnet Synchronous Motor Drive System with Field Oriented Control for Building System Prototype” in IJIRCCE, Volume 5, Issue 4, April 2017
  23. Raghunatha R, Muralidhara V, Thukaram D, K Lokeswara Rao, “Experimental Validation and Review of Neutral Voltage Modeling for Unbalanced System Analysis”, IEEE INDICON, 15th IEEE India Council International Conference (December 2018), December 2018, Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham, December 2018.
  24. Reddy Sudarshana, A.Ramachandra, V.Muralidhara. “An experimental measurement of shaft voltage in induction motor driven by three level inverter” IJARSE, Vol-6, Issue No.7, July 2017, pp 317-322, ISBN: 978 -988 -14047-4-9, ISSN:2078-0958(Print) ISSN:2078-0966 (Online)WCE 2017.
  25. Reddy Sudarshana, A.Ramachandra, V.Muralidhar “Simulation and Experimental Evaluation of Current Harmonics under Steady State Conditions of variable speed Induction Motor drive system fed by Three level Inverter. IJEEE, Vol-9, Issue-No.1, Jan-June 2017, pp 603-612, IDIIF: 2.7, ISSN:2321-2055 (O) ISSN:2321-2045 (P).
  26. Reddy Sudarshana, A.Ramachandra, V.Muralidhara. “Simulation and Experimental Evaluation of variable speed Induction Motor drive system fed by VSI and study of current harmonics under steady state conditions. IJEEE, Vol-9, Issue-No.1, Jan-June 2017, pp 1-10, IDIIF: 2.7, ISSN:2321-2055 (O) ISSN:2321-2045 (P).
  27. “A Novel Approach of Fault Location in Electrical Transmission System using Smart ”  Published on 28.02.2018  in Majlesi Journal of Electrical Engineering (indexed by: Scopus cite  factor=0.24) , Vol 12 No 1 (2018): March, pp 39-46 ,p-ISSN: 2345-377X, e-ISSN: 2345-3796 and is available online on http://mjee.iaumajlesi.ac.ir/index/index.php/ee/issue/view/53.
  28. “Smart Meter Modeling and Fault Location Communication in Smart Grid” Published on 01.06.2018  in Majlesi Journal of Electrical Engineering (indexed by: Scopus cite factor=0.24) , Vol 12 No 2 (2018): June,      p ISSN: 2345-377X, e-ISSN: 2345-3796,and is available online on http://mjee.iaumajlesi.ac.ir/index/index.php/ee
  29. Avani Pujara, S M Bakre, V Muralidhara,  “Smart Solution For Low Frequency Problem In Smart    Grids”, IJCEA, Vol-12, Special Issue, March-2018, ISSN 2321-3469
  30. Velhal Geeta Vilas, Avani Pujara ,Dr. S.M.Bakre, Dr. V.Muralidhara “A Diagnosis  of Fault  Location System for  Electrical  Transmission And  Distribution Network”, Proc. 2015 International Conference on Energy Systems and Applications (ICESA 2015) Dr. D. Y. Patil Institute of Engineering and Technology, Pune, India 30 Oct – 01 Nov, 2015, PP 63-66, Electronic ISBN: 978-1-4673-6817-9’.   Date Added to IEEE Xplore: 04, July 2016. DOI: 1109/ICESA.2015.7503332.
  31. Velhal Geeta Vilas, Avani Pujara ,Dr. S.M.Bakre, Dr. V.Muralidhara  “Hybrid P2P Communication System for Fault Location on Ring Main Distribution System”, Published in proceeding of  IEEE International Conference on Energy Systems and Applications, D.Y.Patil College of Engineering Pune, and archived in IEEE Xplore digital library. Electronic ISBN: 978-1-4673-6817-9, Date Added to IEEE Xplore: 4th July 2016, DOI: 1109/ICESA.2015.7503417.
  32. Leela A.M., V. Muralidhara, K.N. Ravi, N. Vasudev, S. Shivakumara Aradhya “Simulation and Analysis of ZnO block Characteristics Using MATLAB”, 2017 IEEE International Conference on Intelligent Techniques In Control, Optimization And Signal Processing. 978-1-5090-4778-9/17 ©2017 IEEE.
  33. S Sudalai Shunmugam, N Vasudev, K N Ravi, K A Venkatesh, “Applicability of Dimensional Analysis for the Prediction of Pollution Performance of Insulators: An Experimental Study”,IET Generation, Transmission and Distribution, 11, No. 5, pp. 1319-1324, March 2017. (Impact Factor: 2.618)
  34. S Sudalai Shunmugam, N Vasudev, M. Krishna Kumar, B N De Bhowmick, Sunkara B R Rao, “Insulator Pollution Mapping of the Northern Region of the Indian Power System”, 20th International Symposium on High Voltage Engineering (ISH), Buenos Aires, Argentina, paper no. 594, 
  35. S Sudalai Shunmugam, N Vasudev, K N Ravi, K A Venkatesh, “Applicability of Dimensional Analysis for the Prediction of Pollution Performance of Insulators: An Experimental Study”,IET Generation, Transmission and Distribution, 11, No. 5, pp. 1319-1324, March 2017. (Impact Factor: 2.618)
  36. S Sudalai Shunmugam, N Vasudev, K N Ravi, K A Venkatesh, “Influence of Profile on the Pollution Performance of Cap-and-Pin insulators: An Experimental Study”, IEEE Electrical Insulation Magazine, Vol. 32, No. 6, pp. 20-28, Nov/Dec 2016. (Impact Factor: 1.764)
  37. Bindushree M.S, P.B. Savitha, Raghunath Ramaswamy, “Design and Hardware Implementation of Battery Charge Controller for Telecommunication System”, 3rd IEEE International Conference on Recent Trends in Electronics, Information & Communication Technology (RTEICT), 18th and 19thMay 2018, Bangalore.
  38. Savitha P B , Shashikala M S , Puttabuddhi K L, “ Modeling of Photovoltaic Array and Control of Grid Connected Photovoltaic System to Provide Quality Power to Grid”, IEEE International Conference on Electrical, Electronics, Communication, Computer and Optimization Techniques (ICEECCOT), Dec- 9th and 10th 2016, Mysore.
  39. Savitha P B , Shashikala M S , Puttabuddhi K L, “ Modeling and Design of Three phase Grid connected Photovoltaic System to Provide Quality Power to Grid”, Proceedings 2nd IEEE International conference on Innovative Applications of Computational Intelligence on Power, Energy and Controls with their Impact on Humanity (CIPECH-16), Nov- 18th and 19th 2016,  Ghaziabad .
  40. Priyashree S, Vidya H.A, Harshithananda B, “Mitigation of Harmonics using Hysteresis Control Technique of VSI Based Active Power Filter”, IEEE-International Conference on Smart grids, Power and Advanced Control Engineering (ICSPACE2017)”,GAT, Bengaluru, India, August 17th – 19th, 2017.
  41. Priyashree S, Vidya H.A, Sumathi S, Triveni M.T. “Wavelet Based Power Quality Analysis of Induction Furnace using Fuzzy Expert System”, International Journal of Scientific Research and Review(IJSRR), Volume 7, Issue 4, 2018 ISSN NO: 2279-543X, APRIL 2018.
  42. Priyashree S,Harshithananda B, Vidya H.A, “Comparative Analysis of Hysteresis and Sliding Mode Controllers for Effective Reduction of Harmonics in Electric Arc Furnace Using APF”, International Journal of Innovative Research in Computer and Communication Engineering (IJIRCCE), Vol. 5, Issue 4, ISSN(Online): 2320-9801, ISSN (Print): 2320-9798, April 2017.
  43. Shreyas R H,Vishrutha G,Shubha Rao K, “Type III Compensator Design for Buck converter”, IJIRCCE,Volume 6,Issue 5,May 2018, ijircce.com, ISSN(online): 2320-9801,ISSN(Print) : 2320-9798,DOI 10.15680/ IJIRCCE.2018.0605048, Impact factor-7.194
  44. Veena P, Shubha Rao K ,” Co-Simulation of a BLDC motor with a front end converter using an FPGA based controller in MATLAB/SIMULINK and Xilinx System generator”, IJIRCCE, Volume 5, Issue 4, April 2017, Website: ijircce.com, ISSN(online): 2320-9801,ISSN(Print) : 2320-9798, DOI: 10.15680/IJIRCCE.2017. 0504334, page no 8914-8921, Impact factor-6.577.
  45. Savita Sangappanavar, “Simulation of Demand based Energy Management System”. International journal of Research in Engineering and Advanced Technology(IJREAT) Volume 6, Issue 1, ISSN: 2320-8791, March 2018,[Impact factor:2.3]
  46. Abhishek Kumar, Prashant Bajpai,  Kumar shashant shekhar, Girish Kumar,Champa.PN Wireless Power Transfer for Mobile Charging Applications, International Journal for Research in Applied Science & Engineering Technology Volume 6, Issue VI, June 2018[Impact factor:4.59]
  47. Champa.PN, Kruthi Jayaram,  Design and development of a laboratory kit module for a dc-dc converter , International Journal of Science and research (IJSR), Volume 7, Issue 5, May 2018 [Impact factor:7.296]
  48. Sudha.B.V , Champap.PN , High power Factor Bridgeless SEPIC Converter to Improve Total Harmonic Distortion” Volume 5, Issue 4, April 2017 ,ISSN(online):2320-9801,ISSN(print): 2320-9798 “International Journal of Innovative Research in Computer and Communication Engineering” (Page No- 7768 to7774 ) Impact Factor-6.577
  49. Champa.PN, Implementation of SVM based Direct Torque Control for Traction Application  Issue 7 volume 1, January –February 2017, ISSN 2249-9954 of “International Journal of Advanced Scientific and Technical Research” (Page No-344-353) Available online on http://www.rspublication.com/ijst/index.htmlImpact Factor-3.94
  50. Champa.PN, Pavan.SK, Reduction of common mode voltage in Induction Motor Drives using various Scalar Based PWM Techniques  Issue 6,volume 4,June 2016,ISSN 2321-919X of  The International Journal of Science and Technoledge.(Page No-184-189) Impact Factor-1.002
  51. P.N, Kruthi Jayaram, “Design & development of a laboratory kit module for a dc-dc converter”, published in IJSR, volume 7, issue 5, May, 2018. (Impact factor 7.296)
  52. Bhavana V Gowda, Leelashri.K, Kruthi Jayaram, “Simulation of closed loop control dual input DC-DC converter using solar cell”, published in International journal for science and advanced research in technology, volume4, issue5, Pg 844-847, May, 2018. (Impact factor 5.388)
  53. Darshan S, Manjuprasad, Kruthi Jayaram, “Solar Panel Control and Power Optimization Using 2 axis Stepper Motors”, published in IJRERD, Volume 2, Issue 7, Pg No: 236-241, July 2017.
  54. P, Kruthi Jayaram, “Total Harmonic Distortion Analysis of Voltage Source, Current Source and Z-source inverter”, published in IJIRCCE, Volume5, Issue4, Pg 8785-8793, April 2017.
  55. Aparna R J, Kruthi Jayaram, Niveditha.B.V, “Design and Verification of OCP Master interface” selected in ICESMART-2015 firs international conference/journal organized by T.John IT, Bannerghatta Road, Bangalore-83
  56. Kruthi Jayaram, “A study of women entrepreneurship in rural area – globalising local talent”, International Conference on Innovative Practices in Management and Entrepreneurship, BNM Institute of Technology, December 27 and 28, 2018, Bangalore, India.
  57. Ashwini A, Roopa Nayak N published paper on “Single Phase Grid Synchronization by load compensation using Photovoltaic generation system”, in International Journal of Electrical and Electronics Research, January – March 2017 ISSN 2348-6988.
  58. Ashwini A, Soujanya R K published paper on “Design and Analysis of Full-Bridge Phase-Shift Soft-Switching DC-DC Converter” in IJIRCCE, Volume 5, Issue 4, April 2017 ISSN: 2320 – 9801
  59. Published a research paper titled “Reduction in harmonics using 12 pulse AC-DC converter in vector controlled induction motor Drives” in IJIRCCE, Volume 5, Issue 4, April 2017.
  60. Presented a technical paper entitled “An innovative electric vehicle charging for sustainability initiatives”, during first international conference held in AMC College of engineering, on 4th April, 2016 

National Journal/ Conference:

  1. Velhal Geeta Vilas, Avani Pujara ,Dr. S.M.Bakre,  V.Muralidhara  “Fault Current Limitation Communication in Electrical Distribution  System using Smart Meter” Published in National conference proceeding “Inspire Innovations and Emerging trends in Electronics Telecommunication and Electrical Engineering on March 2016 at JSPM college, Hadapsar Pune.).
  2. Velhal Geeta Vilas, Avani Pujara ,Dr. S.M.Bakre, Dr. V.Muralidhara, “UI Charge Reduction and Load Management in Smart Grid”, Published in National conference proceeding “Inspire Innovations and Emerging trends in Electronics Telecommunication and Electrical Engineering on March 2016 at JSPM college, Hadapsar, Pune.)
  3. Velhal Geeta Vilas, Avani Pujara ,Dr. S.M.Bakre, Dr. V.Muralidhara “Application of AMI for Unscheduled Interchange Pricing and Fault Location”, Published in  National Conference proceeding “ Recent Trends in Electrical, Electronics, Computing and  Information Technology (NCRTEECIT-16)” Vol-1 Issue-5 2016, IJARIIE-ISSN (O)-2395-4396,  PP 9-14.
  4. Leela A M K N Ravi  V Muralidhara  R S Shivakumara Aradhya  N Vasudev, “Simulation of ZnO block Characteristics using MATLAB”, National Conference on High Voltage Engineering & Technology (NCHVET2017), CPRI, Bangalore,  27-28 January 2017.
  5. Raghunatha R, Muralidhara V, Thukaram D, “Influence of Ground Impedance on Unbalanced Analysis of Grid” National Power Systems Conference, NIT, Tiruchirapalli, December 2018
  6. Nivedhita, Shobitha, Sushme, A.Kumar,”Energy efficient lighting system”, at National conference on Advanced Techniques in EEE-15 held on 9th May 2018 at SJBIT, Bengaluru
  7. Chaitanya, A.Kumar, “High Efficency wide input range LLC resonanat converter for Renewable energy generation system with fixed frequency PWM control method” at NCESM – 2016 held on 23rd and 24th March 2016 organized by SIET, Tumukuru