Dr.S.CharlesRaja

charlesrajas@tce.edu

Educational Qualification

DEGREE BRANCH INSTITUTE YEAR
B.E EEE Mepco Schlenk Engineering College, Sivakasi 2005
M.E. Power Systems Thiagarajar College of Engineering, Madurai 2007
Ph.D. Electrical Engineering (Restructured Power Systems) Anna University 2013

Experience

PERIOD NO OF YEARS DESIGNATION INSTITUTION
06-06-2007 to 06-09-2007 3M Lecturer KLN College of Information Technology , Sivagangai
07-09-2007 to 30-11-2009 2 Lecturer Thiagarajar College of Engineering, Madurai.
01-12-2009 to 01-01-0001 13 Assistant Professor Thiagarajar College of Engineering

Journals

  1. G. R. Hemanth, S. Charles Raja, J. Jeslin Drusila Nesamalar & J. Senthil Kumar, “Cost effective energy consumption in a residential building by implementing demand side management in the presence of different classes of power loads”, Advances in Building Energy Research, 2020, in press. DOI: 10.1080/17512549.2020.1752799
  2. Prakash, R. Rajan, S. Charles Raja, D. Kavitha, and S. Baskar. "Enhanced Learning through Blended IC and DCN Strategies in C Programming for Non-Computer Science Students" Journal of Engineering Education Transformations, Vol.33, pp.541-544, 2020.
  3. Anitha, D., D. Kavitha, R. Rajan Prakash, and S. Charles Raja. "Identification of Opinion Difference in Teaching Learning Methods and Recommendation to Faculty" Journal of Engineering Education Transformations, Vol.33, pp. 421-424, 2020.
  4. Anitha, D., Kavitha, D., Prakash, R. R., & Raja, S. C. (2020). Identification of Opinion Difference in Teaching Learning Methods and Recommendation to Faculty. Journal of Engineering Education Transformations, 33, 421-424.
  5. S. Suganya, S. Charles Raja, P. Venkatesh, Simultaneous Coordination of Distinct Plug-in Hybrid Electric Vehicle Charging Stations: A Modified Particle Swarm Optimization Approach, International Journal of Energy, Elsevier, Vol. 138, pp. 92-102, 2018.
  6. J. Senthil kumar, S. Charles Raja, Dipti Srinivasan, P. Venkatesh, Hybrid renewable energy‐based distribution system for seasonal load variations, International Journal of Energy Research, vol. 42, pp. 1066-1087, 2018.
  7. J. Senthil Kumar, S. Charles Raja, J. Jeslin Drusila Nesamalar, P. Venkatesh, "Optimizing Renewable based Generations in AC/DC Microgrid system using Hybrid Nelder-Mead–Cuckoo Search Algorithm", Elsevier, Energy,Volume 158, 2018, Pages 204-215,
  8. S. Suganya, S. Charles Raja, Dipti Srinivasan, P. Venkatesh, Smart utilization of renewable energy sources in a microgrid system integrated with plug-in hybrid electric vehicles, International Journal of Energy Research, vol. 42, pp. 1210-1224, 2017.
  9. R. Ramkumar, S. Charles Raja, D. Ragavan, R. J. Prusoth, 'Maximum utilization of PV based sine PWM control of switched boost inverter for AC drives', Advances in Natural and Applied Sciences, Vol. 11, pp. 304-313, 2017.
  10. S. Suganya, S. Charles Raja, P. Venkatesh, “Smart management of distinct plug‐in hybrid electric vehicle charging stations considering mobility pattern and site characteristics” International Journal of Energy Research, vol. 41, pp. 2268-228, 2017.
  11. J. Jeslin Drusila, P.Venkatesh, S.CharlesRaja, The drive of renewable energy in Tamilnadu: Status, barriers and futureprospect, Journal of Renewable and Sustainable Energy Reviews, Vol.73, pp. 115–124, 2017
  12. J. Jeslin Drusila, P.Venkatesh, S.CharlesRaja, A novel method of relieving congestion in hybrid deregulated market utilizing renewable energy sources, Turkish Journal of Electrical and Computer Sciences, Vol. 24, pp. 3091-3104,2016.
  13. J. Jeslin Drusila, P.Venkatesh, S.CharlesRaja, 'Managing Multi-line Power Congestion by using Hybrid Nelder-Mead – Fuzzy Adaptive Particle Swarm Optimization (HNM-FAPSO)', International Journal of Applied Soft Computing, Elsevier, Vol. 43, pp. 222-234, 2016.
  14. J. Jeslin Drusila, P.Venkatesh, S.CharlesRaja, 'Energy Management by Generator Rescheduling in Congestive Deregulated Power System' International Journal of Applied Energy, Elsevier, Vol. 171, pp. 357–371, 2016.
  15. Jeslin Drusila Nesamalar J, Bavithra K, Charles Raja S and Venkatesh P, 'ATC enhancement by incorporating FACTS devices for deregulating scenario in present power market' THE JOURNAL OF CPRI - Vol. 12, No. 1, March 2016.
  16. S. Charles Raja, Dr. P.Venkatesh, J. Jeslin Drusila, "Allocation of transaction cost to market participants using an analytical method in deregulated market"Journal of the Institution of Engineers (India): Series B, Vol. 95, Issue 2, pp 83-90, April 2014
  17. S. Charles Raja, Dr. P.Venkatesh, J. Jeslin Drusila, "Transaction Charges Allocation using Sensitivity Factor Methodology" Sadhana - Academy Proceedings in Engineering Science, Vol. 39, Part 2, pp. 377-390, April 2014.
  18. S. Charles Raja, Dr. P.Venkatesh, J. Jeslin Drusila, "A New Transmission Charges Allocation using Sensitivity Factor Methodology", Australian Journal of Electrical & Electronics Engineering, Vol.10, No.4, pp.439-448, 2013
  19. S. Charles Raja, Dr. P.Venkatesh, "Available Transfer Capability Determination Incorporating Reactive Power Flows and Network Uncertainties under a Deregulated Environment" International Journal of Electric Power Components and Systems, Vol. 40, issue 11, pp. 1246-1265, 2012
  20. S. Charles Raja, Dr. P.Venkatesh, “Comparative Study of Two Congestion Management Methods for the Restructured Power Systems” International Journal of Electrical Engineering & Technology, Vol.6, No. 3, pp. 302-310, 2011.
  21. S. Charles Raja, Dr. P.Venkatesh, “Available Transfer Capability Determination Incorporating Reactive Power Flow In Deregulated Power Systems” International Review of Electrical Engineering, Vol.6, No.2, pp. 836-846, March-April 2011.
  22. S. Charles Raja, Dr. P.Venkatesh, “Available Transfer Capability Enhancement with FACTS Devices in the Deregulated Electricity Market” International Journal of Electrical Engineering & Technology, Vol. 6, No. 1, pp. 14 - 24, 2011
  23. S. Charles Raja, Dr. P.Venkatesh, “Enhancement of Available Transfer Capability with FACTS device in Competitive Power Market”, International Journal of Engineering, Vol.2, Issue No.5, 2010
  24. S. Charles Raja, Dr. P.Venkatesh, “Available Transfer Capability Determination in the Restructured Electricity Market”, International Journal of Electric Power Components and Systems, Vol.36, pp. 941-959, 2008.

Conferences

  1. Anitha D, Kavitha D, Rajan Prakash R, Charles Raja S, Identification of opinion difference in Teaching Learning Methods and recommendation to faculty, Seventh International Conference on Transformations in Engineering Education, January 2020
  2. Dr.S. Charles Raja, Dr .J. Jeslin Drusila Nesamalar, Dr.P. Venkatesh, "Impact Assessment of Different Plug-In Hybrid Electric Vehicle Models with Time of-Use Pricing Scheme", TEQIP - III sponsored National Seminar on "Energy & Earth" Organised under twinning arrangement by HBTU, Kanpur and TCE Madurai, on 21-11-2019.
  3. Dr.S. Charles Raja, Dr .J. Jeslin Drusila Nesamalar, Dr.P. Venkatesh, "Modified Grey Wolf Optimizer (M-GWO) for Generator Rescheduling in Transmission Multi-line Power Congestion Management", TEQIP - III sponsored National Seminar on "Energy & Earth" Organised under twinning arrangement by HBTU, Kanpur and TCE Madurai, on 21-11-2019.
  4. K. Blessie Esther, Dr. S. Charles Raja, "Effect of Renewable Energy Sources in Battery Swapping Station in India and its Impact on Distribution Grid", TEQIP - III sponsored National Seminar on "Energy & Earth" Organised under twinning arrangement by HBTU, Kanpur and TCE Madurai, on 21-11-2019.
  5. Dr.S.Charles Raja, S.Prakash, Application of TCSC to Congestion Management Problem In Deregulated Power System, International Conference on Advanced Technologies in Electrical Engineering 2019, organized by Kamaraj College of Engg. and Tech. during 4 & 5 Oct. 2019
  6. S. Arunmozhi, S. Charles Raja, M.Saravanan, J. Jeslin Drusila Nesamalar, Energy Management of Hybrid Energy Storage System in Plug-In Hybrid Electric Vehicle, International Conference on Advanced Technologies in Electrical Engineering 2019, organized by Kamaraj College of Engg. and Tech. during 4 & 5 Oct. 2019
  7. Akilandeswari, S. Charles Raja, T.Karthick, J. JeslinDrusila Nesamalar, Demand Side Management in Smart Grid Infrastructure using K - means Algorithm, International Conference on Advanced Technologies in Electrical Engineering 2019, organized by Kamaraj College of Engg. and Tech. during 4 & 5 Oct. 2019
  8. Dr.S.Charles Raja, T.Karthick, Dr.P.Venkatesh, Smart Grid Initiative in Institutions, International Conference on Advanced Technologies in Electrical Engineering 2019, organized by Kamaraj College of Engg. and Tech. during 4 & 5 Oct. 2019
  9. Dr.S.Charles Raja, Vijaykumar, Smart Reconfiguration Technique For Loss Minimization In Radial Distribution System, International Conference on Advanced Technologies in Electrical Engineering 2019, organized by Kamaraj College of Engg. and Tech. during 4 & 5 Oct. 2019
  10. Dr.S.Charles Raja, Dr.J.Senthilkumar, Reliability Enhancement of Small and Medium Distribution System with Renewable Generations and Reclosers, National Power Systems Conference (NPSC) - 2018, December 14-16, NIT Tiruchirappalli, India
  11. A. Akshaya Preethi, S. Suganya, J. Jeslin Drusila Nesamalar, S. Charles Raja, Economic Scheduling of Plug-in Hybrid Electric Vehicle considering various travel patterns, National Power Engineering Conference, TCE, 9 -10 March, 2018.
  12. G.R. Hemanth, S. Suganya, S. Charles Raja, P. Venkatesh, Neural Network based Demand Side Management using Load Shifting, National Power Engineering Conference, TCE, 9 - 10 March, 2018.
  13. G. Sivapriya, J. Senthil kumar, S. Charles Raja, P.Venkatesh, Distribution generator and recloser placement in distribution system with reliability consideration, International conference on innovations in Power & advanced computing technology, VIT, 24 - 25 April 2017.
  14. J. Josalin Jemima, S.Charles Raja, 'Design of photovoltaic based battery charger using sliding mode MPPT control', International conference on innovations in Power & advanced computing technology, VIT, 24-25 April 2017.
  15. M. Meenamathi Karthiga, S. Charles Raja, P. Venkatesh, 'Enhancement of Available Transfer Capability using TCSC devices in Deregulated Power Market', International conference on innovations in Power & advanced computing technology, VIT, 24-25 April 2017.
  16. S.Charles Raja, "Cuk-SEPIC Fused MPPT converter using Inverted Sine PWM Technique for a grid connected hybrid renewable energy system" International conference (ICEEECS'16) at University college of engineering, BIT, Anna university Tiruchirappalli, 24-26 September 2016.
  17. K.Bavithra, S.Charles Raja, P.Venkatesh, 'Optimal Setting of FACTS Devices using Particle Swarm Optimization for ATC Enhancement in Deregulated Power System', Volume 49, Issue 1, 2016, Pages 450–455, 4th IFAC Conference on Advances in Control and Optimization of Dynamical Systems ACODS 2016 — Tiruchirappalli, India, 1-5 February 2016
  18. J. Jeslin Drusila, P.Venkatesh, S.CharlesRaja, 'Optimal Utilization of Renewable Energy Sources for Congestion Management', 9th IFAC Symposium on Control of Power and Energy Systems CPES, 9 to 11 December 2015, IIT, Delhi,
  19. J. Jeslin Drusila, K.Bavithra, S.Charles Raja, P.Venkatesh, 'ATC Enhancement by Incorporating FACTS Devices for Deregulating Scenario in Present Power Market', National Conference on Recent trends in Power Engineering, 29th & 30th , December 2015, IIT Madras
  20. Dr.S.Charles Raja and Dr.P.Venkatesh, "Power Quality Improvement in a Wind Farm Connected to Grid Using FACTS Device" Proceedings of International conference on Power Electronics and Renewable Energy Systems ICPERES 2014, Lecture Notes in Electrical Engineering (Springer), Volume 326, 2015, pp 1203-1212, DOI:10.1007/978-81-322-2119-7_117.
  21. R.Manochitra and Dr.S.Charles Raja, "Modernization of lignite feeder control system using microcontroller with multi-drop mode" IEEE Sponsored International Conference on Circuit, Power and Computing Technologies [ICCPCT] 2015 at Noorul Islam Centre for Higher Education, Kumaracoil on the 19th - 20th of March 2015.
  22. S.CharlesRaja,P.Venkatesh,J.Jeslin Drusila,S.Jayasankari Transaction Cost Allocation in Deregulated Power System Using an Analytical Method,IEEE International Conference on Energy Efficient Technologies for Sustainability (ICEETS), 2013, 10-12 April 2013,DOI: 10.1109/ICEETS.2013.6533539
  23. S.CharlesRaja,P.Venkatesh Transmission Pricing Mechanism using Tracing Based Point - of connection Tariff method,IET 2012, Conference at at Anna Univ, of Tech., Madurai, ,26th & 27th April 2012, pp. 58-65
  24. S.CharlesRaja,P.Venkatesh Transmission Congestion Management in Restructured Power Systems,IEEE Sponsored International Conference on Emerging Trends in Electrical and Computer Technology (ICETECT 2011) at St. Xavier’s Catholic College of Engineering, Kanyakumari.,DOI: 978-1-4244-7926-9/11-2011 IEEE
  25. S.CharlesRaja,P.Venkatesh A Transmission Pricing Mechanism Based On Distribution Factor Method In Restructured Power Systems,ational Conference on Emerging Trends in Engineering Technology, AUT, Madurai. ,Vol. I, EE02, 2011
  26. S.CharlesRaja, P.Venkatesh, B.V.Manikandan, B.V.Manikandan, Available Transfer Capability Determination Using Linear Sensitivity Factors In Deregulated Electrical Market, National Conference on Intelligent Computing Techniques for Regulated and De-regulated Power Systems, Karunya University - Coimbatore, 31 March 2007
  27. S.CharlesRaja, P.Venkatesh, Enhancement Of Available Transfer Capability (ATC) With FACTS Device In Competitive Power Market, International Conference, IET-UK- ICTES, Dr. MGR University, Chennai, 20 - 22 nd December 2007
  28. S.CharlesRaja, P.Venkatesh, Available Transfer Capability Determination in the Restructured Electricity Market , International Conference, CITICOMS, CIT Coimbatore, 27-29 Aug. 2007
  29. S.CharlesRaja,P.Venkatesh,V.Saravanan Contingency Available Transfer Capability Assessment in Restructured Electricity Market,National Conference on Emerging Trends in Power Systems, KLNCE, 6th and 7th May 2010 ,Vol. 2, Pg No. 1 to 5, 2010
  30. S.CharlesRaja,P.Venkatesh Multi-Area Available Transfer Capability Determination in the Restructured Electricity Market,International IEEE POWERCON Confernece at IIT Delhi ,12 - 15th Oct. 2008
  31. S.CharlesRaja, Elakkia, P.Venkatesh, "A new transmission pricing methodology for Indian restructured market using PSS/E software",IEEE International Conference on Recent Advancements in Electrical, Electronics and Control Engineering (ICONRAEeCE), 2011.,Iss. Date: 15-17 Dec. 2011, Page: 488 - 492, Print ISBN: 978-1-4577-2146-5, Digital Object Identifier: 10.1109/ICONRAEeCE.2011.6129819
  32. T.Karthick and Dr.S.Charles Raja, "Implementation of SMES to Protect a Sensitive Load on a Polluted Distribution Network", Fifth National Power Engineering Conference 2015 (NPEC’15) at Thiagarajar College of Engineering, Madurai 13 & 14 March 2015, pp.196-201.
  33. G.Kirthika and Dr.S.Charles Raja, "Automation of Four way valve in Regenerative Compressor Cooling system", Fifth National Power Engineering Conference 2015 (NPEC’15) at Thiagarajar College of Engineering, Madurai 13 & 14 March 2015, pp.119-124.
  34. Dr.S.Charles Raja and Dr.P.Venkatesh, "Design of ANFIS Controller for Power System Stability Enhancement Using FACTS Device" Proceedings of International conference on Power Electronics and Renewable Energy Systems ICPERES 2014, Lecture Notes in Electrical Engineering (Springer), Volume 326, 2015, pp 1163-1171, DOI:10.1007/978-81-322-2119-7_113.
  35. G.Kirthika and Dr.S.Charles Raja, "Automation of Regenerative Compressor Cooling System Using Microcontroller" IEEE Sponsored International Conference on Circuit, Power and Computing Technologies [ICCPCT] 2015 at Noorul Islam Centre for Higher Education, Kumaracoil on the 19th - 20th of March 2015.
  36. R.Manochitra and Dr.S.Charles Raja, "Simulation of Lignite Feeder Control System using Microcontroller", Fifth National Power Engineering Conference 2015 (NPEC’15) at Thiagarajar College of Engineering, Madurai 13 & 14 March 2015, pp.97-101.
  37. S.CharlesRaja, S.A.Waajitha Banu andP.Venkatesh, "Congestion Management Using GAMS/CONOPT Solver", IEEE ICAESM 2012 Conference held at EGS Pillay Engineering College, Nagapattinam, March 2012, pp.72 - 78.

Books

  1. “Energy Management of Hybrid Energy Storage System in PHEV With Various Driving Mode” Book Chapter in the book “Artificial Intelligent Techniques for Electric and Hybrid Electric Vehicles” Published by Wiley, 2020. ISBN: 1119681901.
  2. "Machine Learning application to smart grid" Chapter in Souvenir - TEQIP - III sponsored Short Term Course on "Control and Machine Intelligence" 2019.
  3. Applications of FACTS Controllers in Power System Problems, Publisher - AICTE Sponsored FDP, 2015.
  4. Design and Development of FACTS Controller, Publisher - TEQIP Sponsored Workshop, 2014.
  5. Electrical Power Systems: Analysis, Security and Deregulation, Published by Prentice Hall of India Publishers - 2012 (First Edition) - 2017 (Second Edition)

Industry Interactions

COMPANY NAME NATURE OF WORK PERIOD DETAILS
National Instruments Systems (India) Private Limited, Bangalore Attained knowledge on Data Acquisitions, Communication, Computation and Control through DAQ, RIO, PXI and Labview for a cyber physical system development. 21-03-2017 to 23-03-2017 Internship - Instrumentation & Control

Sponsored Research

TITLE SPONSORING AGENCY AMOUNT RESPONSIBILITY
Design of Neural Network Based New Demand Side Management System for Educational Institutions Science and Engineering research Board Rs. 30.223 Lakhs Principal Investigator
A New Transmission Pricing methodology for the Indian Restructuring Electricity Market UGC Rs. 9.218 Lakhs Co Investigator

Seminar, Conference, Workshop Attended

  1. Workshop on "Internet of Things (IoT, Cyber Security and Smart Grid (IoTCSSG-2019)" at CPRI, Bangalore, December 12-13, 2019, 12-12-2019 to 01-01-0001
  2. TEQIP -III & IUCEE Sponsored one-day workshop on "Product Design" conducted at TCE, 19-10-2019 to 19-10-2019
  3. One day workshop on "CDIO based Curriculum Design" Conducted by TCE , 30-08-2019 to 30-08-2019
  4. TEQIP Sponsored FDP on Intellectual Property Rights and Innovations conducted by Centre for IPR, Anna University Chennai. , 09-08-2019 to 09-08-2019
  5. One Day workshop on 'Innovations Through Design thinking' Conducted by TCE , 08-08-2019 to 08-08-2019
  6. Knowledge sharing Program on "Creating Learning Activities to Engage Students" conducted by IBS Business School , 19-07-2019 to 19-07-2019
  7. 'International Engineering Educator's Program - Phase 1' workshop conducted by Indo Universal Collaboration for Engineering Education (IUCEE) , 01-04-2019 to 03-04-2019
  8. AICTE - QIP sponsored one week short term course on "Energy Storage Applications" organized by Department of Electrical and Electronics Engineering of Thiagarajar College of Engineering, Madurai, 18-02-2019 to 24-02-2019
  9. AICTE - QIP sponsored two week short term course on "Application of Soft Computing Techniques to Electrical Engineering" organized by Department of Electrical and Electronics Engineering of Thiagarajar College of Engineering, Madurai, 24-01-2019 to 06-02-2019
  10. AICTE Approved FDP on Pedagogy for Online and Blended Teaching-Learning Process, conducted by IIT Bombay , 30-10-2018 to 13-12-2018
  11. AICTE Approved FDP on Foundation program in ICT for education, conducted by IIT Bombay, 13-09-2018 to 18-10-2018
  12. TEQIP sponsored one day workshop on 'Myths and realities of R & D and IPR at EEEIs: Issues, challenges and opportunities' organized by TCE , 13-07-2018 to 01-01-0001
  13. Online 3 Days Faculty Development Programme on 'Power System Design & Analysis using DIgSILENT PowerFactory Software' conducted by DELLSOFT Technologies Pvt. Ltd., 01-05-2018 to 03-05-2018
  14. National Power Engineering Conference in Thiagarajar College of Engineering, Madurai, 09-03-2018 to 10-03-2018
  15. 5th International Conference on 'Transformation on Engineering Education- Outcome based Education Platform' Conducted at TCE, Madurai , 08-01-2018 to 08-01-2018
  16. AICTE - QIP sponsored one week short term course on "Frontiers in material research for energy application", organized by Department of Electrical and Electronics Engineering and Department of Chemistry of Thiagarajar College of Engineering, Madurai., 11-12-2017 to 17-12-2017
  17. TEQIP - III sponsored one day workshop on Awareness on UG S elf Assessment Report (SAR) of NBA, organized by , 13-10-2017 to 13-10-0017
  18. TEQIP Sponsored one day workshop on "Intellectual Property Rights and Innovations" during 06-10-2017 conducted at TCE, Madurai. , 06-10-2017 to 06-10-2017
  19. Online Certification course on 'IUCEE – Engineering Education Research Course' conducted by Dr. Sohum Sohoni and Dr. Scotty Craig, Arizona State University, 01-09-2017 to 31-03-2018
  20. Two week ISTE STTP workshop on "Electric Power System" conducted by Indian Institute of Technology Kharagpur, 12-06-2017 to 15-07-2017
  21. TEQIP-II Sponsored two day colloquium on Industrial Instrumentation - Present and Future Scenario conducted by Thiagarajar College of Engineering, 03-03-2017 to 04-03-2017
  22. TEQIP -II sponsored International Conference on Emerging trends in Electrical, Electronics and Communication systems conducted by University College of Engineering, BIT, Anna University, Tiruchirappalli., 24-09-2016 to 26-09-2016
  23. TEQIP Sponsored workshop on "Functional Nano-Materials for Energy Applications" , 01-04-2016 to 02-04-2016
  24. TEQIP Sponsored workshop on "Role of Thermal Imagers in Research, operation and Maintenance" , 24-03-2016 to 24-03-2016
  25. TEQIP Sponsored workshop on "dSPACE - Real Time Systems" , 23-03-2016 to 23-03-2016
  26. TEQIP Sponsored workshop on "Evolutionary Optimization Algorithms and Applications" , 04-03-2016 to 05-03-2016
  27. AICTE Sponsored Two weeks Faculty Development Programme on "Harmonics and Power Quality - Contemporary Issues and Solutions", 24-04-2015 to 05-05-2015
  28. National Conclave on "Entrepreneurship Education" organized by AICTE at Hotel Ashok, Chanakyapuri, New Delhi, 19-09-2014 to 19-09-2014
  29. AICTE Recognized short term course on " Soft Computing using Sci-Lab" conducted by Education Television Centre Department, National Institute of Technical Teachers Training and Research, Chandigarh. , 21-07-2014 to 25-07-2014
  30. TEQIP Sponsored two days Faculty Development Program on "Smart Grid Technologies - Issues and Challenges" organized by Thiagarajar College of Engineering in collaboration with Central Power Research Institute, Bangalore,18-10-2013 to 19-10-2013 , 18-10-2013 to 19-10-2013
  31. TEQIP Sponsored Workshop on "Outcome Based Education" conducted at Thiagarajar College of Engineering, Madurai, Tamilnadu,, 23-09-2013 to 24-09-2013
  32. TEQIP Sponsored "Engineering Faculty Workshop" Conducted by Mission10X - WIPRO at Thiagarajar College of Engineering, Madurai, Tamilnadu , 11-09-2013 to 13-09-2013
  33. One day Seminar on “Harmonics & Power Quality Issues In Industries”, Dept. of EEE, Thiagarajar College of Engineering, Organized by Thiagarajar College of Engineering in Association with The Southern India Mill’s Associations (SIMA)
  34. Two days workshop on Smart Grid, Convention Centre, Infosys Campus, Housur Road, Bangalore, Organized by CIGRE India and Central Board of Irrigation and Power (CBIP) India.
  35. Two Days National Workshop on Recent Trends in Optimization and Control, Robotics and Control Division of School of Electrical Engg., VIT, Vellore, 30th and 31st August 2012
  36. AICTE Sponsored SDP on Intelligent Optimization and Control for Power Systems, Thiagarajar College of Engineering, Madurai., 7- 18 December 2009
  37. One day National Seminar on Power Crisis and Renewable Energy, Thiagarajar College of Engineering, Madurai., 3rd March 2012
  38. One Day Workshop on DSP Based Control of Permanent Magnet Machines, Kamaraj College of Engineering and Technology, Virudhunagar, 31 st March 2006
  39. Research Topics in Power System Restructuring Environment, Thiagarajar College of Engineering, Madurai., 14 th & 15 th December 2005
  40. QIP Short Term Course on FACTS Controllers & Their Applications in Emerging Power Systems, Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur, 23rd - 27th March 2009
  41. Short Term Course on Evolutionary Optimization Algorithms, Thiagarajar College of Engineering, Madurai., 19th - 24th November 2007

Seminar, Conference, Workshop Organised

  1. TEQIP-III Sponsored Two day workshop on 'Data Analytics using R Programming', 23-11-2018 to 24-11-2018
  2. AICTE Sponsored Two weeks Faculty Development Programme on "APPLICATIONS OF FACTS CONTROLLERS IN POWER SYSTEM PROBLEMS", 06-04-2015 to 19-04-2015
  3. Fifth National Power Engineering Conference 2015 (NPEC’15), 13-03-2015 to 14-03-2015
  4. TEQIP Sponsored Two Day Workshop On 'DESIGN AND DEVELOPMENT OF FACTS CONTROLLER', 31-01-2014 to 01-02-2014

Ph.D Guidance/Supervisorship

NAME OF SCHOLAR COURSE AREA OF RESEARCH STATUS
S.Prakash Ph.D Congestion Management Techniques in Deregulated Power System Ongoing
J.Jeha Ph.D A novel approach of interarea model estimation for radial power system with intermediate voltage control Completed
J Senthil Kumar Ph.D Role of Distributed Generation and its Impact in Resolving Electricity Market Technical Issues Completed
T. Karthick Ph.D Smart Interconnection of Renewable Energy Sources in the Distribution Grid Ongoing
S. Suganya Ph.D Design and development of renewable energy based hybrid microgrid system for residential consumers Completed
N.M. Vijaya Kumar Ph.D Application of swarm intelligence technique for reactive power compensation in radial distribution system Ongoing
R. Ramkumar Ph.D Modelling of power converter for renewable energy based microgrid Ongoing
G.R. Hemanth Ph.D Development of new Demand Side Management techniques using Smart Intelligent Algorithms in Smart Grid Ongoing

Lectures Delivered

TOPIC DELIVERED AT PERIOD
Machine Learning Application to Smart Grid Two Weeks TEQIP - III sponsored Short Term Course on Control and Machine Intelligence Organised under twinning arrangement by Department of Electrical Engineering, School of Engineering, Harcourt Butler Technical University, Kanpur, Uttar Pradesh and Department of Electrical and Electronics Engineering Thiagarajar College of Engineering, Madurai, Tamilnadu 16-09-2019 to 28-09-2019
Application of Soft computing to Power system analysis AICTE - QIP sponsored two week short term course on "Application of Soft Computing Techniques to Electrical Engineering" organized by Department of Electrical and Electronics Engineering of Thiagarajar College of Engineering, Madurai 24-01-2019 to 06-02-2019
Workshop on Software tools on Power System Studies Organized by School of Electronics and Electrical Technology, Kalasalingam University 23-03-2018 to 23-03-2018
Introduction to Power System Analysis Anna University approved Seven days faculty development training programme 19-06-2017 to 25-07-2017
Recent Trends in Power system Deregulation Centre for Electric Energy and Automation (CEEA), Faculty of Engineering, Multimedia University, Selangor, Malaysia. 15-05-2017 to 15-05-2017
Enhancement of Available Transfer Capability (ATC) using FACTS Devices in Restructured Electricity Market Faculty of Engineering, National University of Singapore 15-03-2016 to 15-03-2016
Determination of Available Transfer Capability in the Restructured Electricity Market Faculty of Engineering, National University of Singapore 15-03-2016 to 15-03-2016
Available Transfer Capability Determination in Restructured Power System AICTE - FDP on Topics of Research in Electrical Engineering (TREE’15) Organized by Mepco Schlenk Engineering College, Sivakasi. 23-05-2015 to 23-05-2015
Application of FACTS devices to Power system restructuring issues AICTE Sponsored Two weeks Faculty Development Programme on "APPLICATIONS OF FACTS CONTROLLERS IN POWER SYSTEM PROBLEMS" 06-04-2015 to 19-04-2015
Role of FACTS Devices in Deregulated market TEQIP Sponsored Two Day Workshop On 'DESIGN AND DEVELOPMENT OF FACTS CONTROLLER',EEE Dept. Seminar Hall, Thiagarajar College of Engineering, Madurai 31-01-2014 to 31-01-2014

Awards / Recognition Received

  1. Best Paper Award - Energy Management of Hybrid Energy Storage System in Plug-In Hybrid Electric Vehicle, International Conference on Advanced Technologies in Electrical Engineering 2019
  2. Best Paper Award - Smart Grid Initiative in Institutions, International Conference on Advanced Technologies in Electrical Engineering 2019
  3. Best Paper Award - Application of TCSC to Congestion Management Problem In Deregulated Power System, International Conference on Advanced Technologies in Electrical Engineering 2019
  4. H-Index of the research papers-, 8 by Scopus
  5. H-Index of the research papers-, 10 by Google Scholar
  6. Early Career Research Award, Science and Engineering Research Board
  7. Anna University Recognized Supervisor under the faculty of Electrical Engineering , (Ref. No.: 23.03.16)
  8. Career Award for Young Teachers (CAYT) 2014-15 to Carry out Research Work on "Enhancement of Available Transfer Capability (ATC) Using Facts Devices in Restructured Electricity Market", By All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE)
  9. Young Scientist Fellowship Award - To Carry out Research Work on " Transmission System Management in the Restructured Electricity Market" under the guidance of Dr.S.C.Srivastava, Professor, Electrical Engineering Department, Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur, Tamil Nadu State Council for Science & Technology, India, 2010
  10. Best Paper Award, IEEE Sponsored International Conference on Emerging Trends in Electrical and Computer Technology (ICETECT 2011)

Visits Abroad

PLACE PURPOSE DURATION
Multimedia University, Malaysia Research interaction and seminar presentation Three days
NUS Singapore Research interaction and seminar presentation Three Days

Membership

NAME OF SOCIETY DETAILS PERIOD
IEEE Power and Energy Society Student Branch Advisor
IEEE Computational Intelligence Society Member
IEEE Power and Energy Society Member
IEEE Education Society Member
IEEE Member
IEI - M-160752-3 Member
ISTE - LM 117228 Member
IEEE Young Professionals Member

Other Achievements

  1. Successfully completed NPTEL course on Design Thinking - A Primer
  2. Successfully completed Self-paced Training Course on MATLAB Onramp
  3. Successfully completed NPTEL course on Electrical Distribution System Analysis
  4. Successfully completed NPTEL Course on Introduction to smart grid
  5. Successfully completed NPTEL course on Introduction to Programming in C
  6. Session Chair in the Two-day National Conference on Renewable Energy Systems, Embedded Systems and Robotics at Kamaraj College of Engg and Tech.
  7. Session Chair in the AICTE Sponsored First International Conference on Advanced Technologies in Electrical Engineering organized by Kamaraj College of Engg. and Tech.