Dr.V.Suresh Kumar

vskeee@tce.edu

Educational Qualification

DEGREE BRANCH INSTITUTE YEAR
B.E. Electrical & Electronics Engg Thiagarajar College of Engg, Madurai INDIA 1994
M.E. Power Systems NIT, Tiruchirappalli 1995
PHD Power Quality TCE, Madurai Kamaraj University 2006

Experience

PERIOD NO OF YEARS DESIGNATION INSTITUTION
02-01-1997 to 31-05-1997 5 months R & D Engineer Lambda ELCOT Chennai, Ltd
02-06-1997 to 31-07-2005 9 Lecturer Thiagarajar College of Engineering, Madurai, India
01-10-2005 to 31-10-2007 2 Assistant Professor Thiagarajar College of Engineering, Madurai, India
01-11-2007 to 13-01-2014 5.2 Associate Professor Thiagarajar College of Engineering, Madurai, India
14-01-2014 to 01-01-0001 6.6 Professor Thiagarajar College of Engineering, Madurai, India

Journals

  1. K.Kalaiselvi, P.Renuga and V.Suresh Kumar, “NSGA-II algorithm for solving combined environmental economic dispatch problem incorporating electric vehicles and wind energy”, Journal of Electrical Engineering, Accepted for Publication.
  2. Kalaiselvi KANDASAMY, Renuga PERUMAL, Suresh Kumar VELU, “ELM-ANFIS Based Controller for Plug-In Electric Vehicle to Grid Integration”, Technical Gazette, Accepted for Publication.
  3. R.Karthika and V.Suresh Kumar, “Artificial bee colony algorithm–based shunt active filter for sinusoidal supply and trapezoidal supply”, Journal of Circuits, Systems and Components, Vol. 27 (1), 2018, pp.1-21.
  4. T.Eswaran and V.Suresh Kumar, “Particle swarm optimization (PSO)-based tuning technique for PI controller for management of a distributed static synchronous compensator (DSTATCOM) for improved dynamic response and power quality”, Elsevier – Journal Applied Research and Technology, 15(2017), pp. 173-189
  5. R.M.Sasiraja, K.Muthulaksmi, V.Suresh Kumar, T.Abinaya, “PSO based optimal distributed generation placement and capacity by considering harmonics limits”, Technical Gazette, Vol. 24 (2), 2017, pp. 391-398
  6. R.Karthika and V.Suresh Kumar, “An improved ABC algorithm based shunt active filter for non sinusoidal supply”, International Journal of Advanced Engineering Technology, Vol. 7 (2), 2016, pp.153-162
  7. V.Suresh Kumar, P.S.Kannan “Harmonic and interharmonic distortion analysis in the grid connected wind electric generator”, International Journal of Energy Technology & Policy, Vol. 5, No. 2, 2007, pp. 187-203.
  8. V.Suresh Kumar, P.S.Kannan and C.Ravichandran, “Design and fabrication of current controlled shunt active power line conditioner for harmonic mitigation”, International Journal of Emerging Technologies: Power Systems, Vol. 1, No. 2, December 2006, pp. 38-45.
  9. A.S.S.Murugan and V. Suresh Kumar, “Determining true harmonic contributions of a sources using neural network”, Accepted for publication in Elsevier - Neurocomputing, 173 (2016), pp. 72-80.
  10. P.Kanirajan & V.Suresh Kumar, Power Quality Disturbances Detection and Classification using Wavelet and RBFNN”, Elsevier - Applied Soft Computing, 35(2015), pp. 470-481.
  11. P.Kanirajan & V.Suresh Kumar, ‘Wavelet-Based Power Quality Disturbances Detection and Classification Using RBFNN and Fuzzy Logic’, International Journal of Fuzzy Systems, Springer (2015), Vol. 17, No. 4, pp.623-634.
  12. G. Sivasankar and V. Suresh Kumar, “Vector Control Based Dynamic Voltage Restorer for Fault Ride Through of Doubly Fed Induction Generator”, Power Electronics and Renewable Energy Systems, Lecture Notes in Electrical Engineering, Volume 326, pp.1331-1338, Springer India 2015, Volume 326, pp.1331-1338, DOI 10.1007/978-81-322-2119-7_129.
  13. G. Sivasankar and V. Suresh Kumar, “Improving the Reliability of Wind Generators Using Dynamic Voltage Restorer” Power Electronics and Renewable Energy Systems, Lecture Notes in Electrical Engineering, Volume 326, pp. 101-109. Springer India 2015, DOI 10.1007/978-81-322-2119-7_11, pp.101-110.
  14. P.Kanirajan & V.Suresh Kumar, ‘A Wavelet Based Data Compression Technique for Power Quality Events Classification’, WSEAS Trans. on Power system, 2015, vol.10, pp.82-88.
  15. G. Sivasankar and V. Suresh Kumar, “Super capacitor energy storage based UPQC to enhance ride through capability of wind turbine generators” Turkeys Journal of Electrical and Computer Sciences, Vol. 23, Issue 6, 2015, pp. 167-1881.
  16. S.Nageswari and V.Suresh Kumar, “VCMIPWM Scheme to Reduce the Neutral-Point Voltage Variations in Three-Level NPC Inverter”, Taylor & Francis Journal on IETE Journal of Research, Oct. 2014, pp. 1-9. DOI: 10.1080/03772063.2014.962628.
  17. G.Sivasankar and V.Suresh Kumar, “Dynamic Voltage Restorer for Fault Ride Through of Doubly Fed Induction Generator—A Solution for a Case Study at 110/11KV Substation in India”, Journal on Wind Engineering, Vol. 38, No. 5, 2014, pp. 561-574.
  18. S.Nageswari and V.Suresh Kumar, “Field Programmable Gate Array Implementation ofVariable Common Mode Injection PWM for Three-Level Inverters”, ELSEVIER- Journal of Computers and Electrical Engineering, 40(2014), pp. 1238-1252.
  19. R.M. Sasiraja, Dr .V. Suresh Kumar and S. Sudha, “A Heuristic Approach for Optimal Location and Sizing of Multiple DGs in Radial Distribution System”, Trans. on Applied Mechanics and Materials, Vol. 626 (2014), pp 227-233.
  20. R.M.Sasiraja, V.Suresh Kumar, and S.Ponmani, “Optimal Sizing and Siting of Distributed Generations for Relieving Congestion”, Journal of Innovative Research in Science, Engineering and Technology, Volume 3, Special Issue 3, March 2014.
  21. Sivasankar G & Suresh Kumar V 2014, ‘Improving Low Voltage Ride Through Capability of Wind Generators Using Dynamic Voltage Restorer’, Journal of Electrical Engineering, vol. 65, no. 4, pp. 235-241. DOI: 10.2478/jee-2014-0036, Print ISSN 1335-3632, On-line ISSN 1339-309Xc 2014 FEI STU.
  22. G. Sivasankar and V. Suresh Kumar 2014, ‘Improving stability of utility-tied wind generators using dynamic voltage restorer’, Journal of Energy in South Africa, vol. 25, no. 4, pp. 71-79.
  23. G.Sivasankar, V.Suresh Kumar, “Improving Low Voltage Ride Through of Wind Generators Using Symmetric and Asymmetric Fault Conditions” International Review on Modeling and Simulations, Vol.6, No.4, August 2013.
  24. V.Suresh Kumar, KR.Ramela and Ahmed F.Zobaa, “A Cuk Converter to Improve the Ride-through Capability of Low Power Adjustable Speed Drives for Voltage Sag and Swell”, Journal on International Review on Electrical Engineering, Vol.8, No.4, August 2013, pp. 1302-1310.
  25. S.Nageswari and V.Suresh Kumar, “Improved carrier-based PWM control method for three-level NPC inverter at low modulation index region, Journal Archives Des Sciences, Vol. 66, No.1, pp. 168-176, Jan. 2013, ISSN: 1661-464X.
  26. S.Nageswari and V.Suresh Kumar, “FPGA implementation of sampled space vector pulse width modulation technique for two level inverter”, Journal of Electrical Engineering, Vol. 12/2012 (1), pp. 174-179.
  27. K.R.Ramela and V.Suresh Kumar, “Simulation of ride through capability of adjustable speed drive for type A, type D and type F voltage sag and swell using cuk converter”, International Journal of Electrical Engineering, Vol. 5, No.2 (2012), pp. 141-152.
  28. D.Kavitha, Ahmed F.Zobaa, P.Renuga, and V.Suresh Kumar, “NSGA-II optimized neural network controlled active power line conditioner under nonsinusoidal conditions”, Journal on International Review on Electrical Engineering, Vol. 6, No.5, Sep-Oct. 2011, pp. 2604-2610.
  29. V.Suresh Kumar, Ahmed F.Zobaa, R. Dinesh Kannan and K.Kalaiselvi, “Power quality and stability improvement in wind park system using STATCOM”, Jordan Journal of Mechanical and Industrial Engineering, Vol. 4, No. 1, Jan. 2010, pp. 169-1
  30. V.Suresh Kumar, D.Kavitha, K.Kalaiselvi and P.S.Kannan, “Harmonic mitigation and power factor improvement using fuzzy logic and neural network controlled active power filter”, Journal of Electrical Engineering & Technology, Volume 3, No. 4, December 2008, pp. 520-528.
  31. A.Arunya Revathy, N.S.Marimuthu, P.S.Kannan and V.Suresh Kumar, “Optimal active power flow with FACTS devices using efficient genetic algorithm”, International Journal of Electrical & Power Engineering, Vol. 2(1), 2008, pp. 55-63.
  32. Kavitha D., Renuga P., Suresh Kumar V. (2015) Artificial Neural Network and Fuzzy Logic Controlled Single Phase Active Power Line Conditioner Under Non Sinusoidal Supply Condition: A Comparison. In: Kamalakannan C., Suresh L., Dash S., Panigrahi B. (eds) Power Electronics and Renewable Energy Systems. Lecture Notes in Electrical Engineering, vol 326. Springer, New Delhi.
  33. D.Kavitha, V.Suresh Kumar, P.Renuga, NSGA-II optimized Neural network controlled Active Power Line Conditioner under Nonsinusoidal conditions, International review of Electrical Engineering, oct 2011, Vol.6, No.5.

Conferences

  1. 40.J.S.Jaysha, V.Suresh Kumar, “Particle swarm optimization based tuning of Kalman filter for detection of false data injection attack in smart grid”, International Conference on Energy, Environment and Engineering, CIT, Coimbatore, 1-2, March 2016.
  2. V.Suresh Kumar, and V.Saravanan, “A case study on harmonic distortion in textile industry”, Proc. of IEEE 2015 Australasian Universities Power Engineering Conference (AUPEC), Wollongong, Australia, 27-30, Sep.2015
  3. R.M. Sasiraja, Dr. V. Suresh Kumar and A. Balakrishnan, “Optimal Placement and Sizing of Distributed Generator in Radial Distribution System” in National Conference on Power Electronics & Drives (PEDC-2012) at A.C.College of Engineering &Technology, Karaikudi on 14 March 2012.
  4. V.Suresh Kumar & P.S.Kannan, “ Analysis of PWM techniques in CSI for selective harmonic elimination”, International conference on “Power Quality – Assessment of Impact”, New Delhi, 6-7 November 2001, pp. III-35-42.
  5. V.Suresh Kumar & P.S.Kannan, “Harmonics – Its sources, Effects and Remedial measures on modern Textile Industry”, International conference on “Universities Power Engineering Conference (UPEC 2002)”, Stafford, United Kingdom, 9-11 September 2002, Vol. I – pp. 133-136.
  6. V.Suresh Kumar, P.S.Kannan & P.Booma Devi, “Analysis of space vector modulation for power quality improvement in inverters”, National conference on “Power conversion and Industrial control (PCIC 2003)”, Palakkad, 3-4 January 2003.
  7. V.Suresh Kumar & P.S.Kannan, “Harmonics and Reactive power consumption issues in Wind Electric Generator”, International conference on Emerging Technology, Kalinga Institute of Technology, Bhubaneshwar, India, 19 -21 December 2003.
  8. V.Suresh Kumar & P.S.Kannan, “Harmonic studies in space vector PWM inverter drive system”, International conference on “Power System Technology (POWERCON 2004)”, Singapore, 21-24 November 2004, Vol. WB7.2, pp. 1-5.
  9. V.Suresh Kumar, P.S.Kannan, T.D.Sudhakar & B.Anand Kumar, “Harmonics and interharmonics in the distribution system of an educational institution-Case study”, International conference on “Power System Technology (POWERCON 2004)”, Singapore, 21-24 November 2004, Vol. WC3.2, pp. 1-5.
  10. V.Suresh Kumar, P.S.Kannan and C.Ravichandran, “Design of harmonic filters to improve power quality”, National conference on “Power Electronics and Power systems (EtEE’05)”, Chennai, India, 28-29 January 2005, pp. 250-257.
  11. V.Suresh Kumar, P.S.Kannan and D.Kavitha, “Estimation of harmonics using evolutionary algorithms”, National conference on “Emerging trends in Electrical Engineering and Power Systems (NAPCED’05)”, Tirunelveli, India, 20th April 2005, pp. 44-51.
  12. V.Suresh Kumar, P.S.Kannan and C.Ravichandran, “Design and fabrication of shunt active power filter for harmonic reduction”, National conference on “Power conversion and Industrial control (PCIC 2005)”, Palakkad, India 8-9 July 2005, Vol. PC, pp. 3.1-3.6.
  13. V.Suresh Kumar, P.S.Kannan and C.Ravichandran, “Design and fabrication of current controlled active power line conditioner for harmonic mitigation”, National conference on “Emerging Technologies in Electrical Systems (ETES-2006)”, Nagercoil, India 10-11, March 2006, pp. 157-162.
  14. V.Suresh Kumar, P.S.Kannan & V.Saravanan, “Harmonic distortion in a modern cement industry – A case study”, International conference on “2006 IEEE Power Engineering”, New Delhi, 10-12 April 2006.
  15. V.Suresh Kumar, P.S.Kannan and Veerappureddy C.S.Reddy, “Power quality assessment through wavelet transform analysis”, National conference on “Recent trends in Power system and Drives (NCRTPSD-2006)”, Chennai, India, 20-21 April 2006, pp. 93-97.
  16. V.Suresh Kumar, P.S.Kannan and K.Elanchezhiyan, “Flicker analysis in constant speed stall regulated wind turbine”, National conference on “Exploring new Frontiers in Power Conversion Technologies (PCTCON’06)”, Dindigul, India, 26 April 2006, pp. 124-128.
  17. P.S.Kannan, V.Suresh Kumar, and R.Dinesh Kannan, “Power quality improvement using STATCOM controller”, National conference on “Emerging trends in Power systems (ETPS2007)”, Madurai, India, 15-16 February 2007, pp. 33-40.
  18. V.Suresh Kumar, P.S.Kannan, A.Arunyarevathy and K.Chandrasekar, “Optimal power flow with TCSC and TCPS by genetic algorithm”, National conference on “Emerging trends in Power systems (ETPS2007)”, Madurai, India, 15-16 February 2007, pp. 83-87.
  19. V.Suresh Kumar, P.S.Kannan, K.Kalaiselvi and D.Kavitha, “Optimal Estimation of Harmonics in Power System using Intelligent Computing Techniques”, Proc. of IEEE conference on Neural Networks, Florida, USA. 12-17 August 2007. Paper Identification No.: 1-4244-1380-X/07/$25.00@2007 IEEE.
  20. V.Suresh Kumar, D.Kavitha, K.Kalaiselvi and P.S.Kannan, “Analysis of fuzzy logic controlled active power line conditioner for harmonic mitigation”, Proc. of XXXI National Systems Conference, Manipal, India, 14-15 December 2007.
  21. D.Kavitha and V.Suresh Kumar, “Discriminating reparation of power quality problems in distribution system using ANN”, ISCO 2008, Karpagam College of Engineering, Coimbatore, 1-2, Feb. 2008, pp. 1-8.
  22. V.Suresh Kumar, and P.Prem, “Power quality enhancement in distribution systems using USSC”, Proc. of Third National Conference on PCID, Sathyamangalam, India, 22-23 February 2008.
  23. V.Suresh Kumar, and P.Madan, “Power quality disturbance classifier using discrete wavelet transform”, Proc. of Third National Conference on PCID, Sathyamangalam, India, 22-23 February 2008
  24. B.Rajendra Prasad Tenali, and V.Suresh Kumar, “Power quality improvement in an inverter controlled three phase distributed generation system”, Proc. of National Conference on NPES-09, Krishnankoil, India, 6-7 March 2009, pp. 193-198.
  25. V.Suresh Kumar, K.Kalaiselvi and K.Elanchezhiyan, “Flicker Mitigation by means of Dynamic Compensation in Grid Connected Wind Turbine”, Proc. of National conference on “Recent Trends in Electrical & Communication Technologies, Thrissur, India, 8 May 2009.
  26. K.Kalaiselvi, V.Suresh Kumar, and K.Chandrasekar, “Enhanced genetic algorithm for optimal electric power flow using TCSC and TCPS”, Proc. of International conference on World Congress on Engineering, London, UK, 1-3 July 2009.
  27. V.Suresh Kumar, Ahmed F.Zobaa, R. Dinesh Kannan and K.Kalaiselvi, “Power quality and stability improvement in wind park system using STATCOM”, Proc. of International conference on Green Energy & Sustainability for Arid Region & Mediterranean Countries, Amman, Jordan, 10-12 November 2009.
  28. S.Parthasarathy, V.Suresh Kumar, V.Janani, “Evaluation of Harmonic Limits – A Case Study”, Proc. of International Conference on Advances in Energy Conversion Technologies"(ICAECT 2010), Manipal, India, 7-10 January 2010, pp. 143-148.
  29. V.Suresh Kumar, and K.R.Ramela, “Simulation and comparison of ride through capability of adjustable speed drive for type A, type B and type E voltage sag and swell with cuk converter”, Proc. of Centenary conference 2011, IISc, Bangalore, India.
  30. V.Suresh Kumar, and K.R.Ramela, “Simulation of ride through capability of adjustable speed drive for type A and type B voltage sags and swell using Buck–Boost converter”, Proc. of IEEE conference on Recent advances in Electrical Engineering, MEPCO, Sivakasi, 2011 Digital Object Identifier: 10.1109/ICONRAEeCE.2011.6129766.
  31. K.Kalaiselvi, P.Renuga, and V.Suresh Kumar, “Data Compression of Power Quality Disturbance Signal using Wavelet Transform in Smart Grid”, Proc. of National Power Engineering Conference (NPEC-2013), Madurai, India, 2-3 March 2013.
  32. V.Suresh Kumar, and B.Suresh, “Dump Power Control in Standalone Hybrid Distributed Generation System”, Proc. of National Power Engineering Conference (NPEC-2013), Madurai, India, 2-3 March 2013.
  33. R.M. Sasiraja, Dr. V. Suresh Kumar and A. Balakrishnan, “Optimal Placement and Sizing of Multiple Distributed Generators in Radial Distribution System” in National Conference on Power Electronics and Renewable Energy Systems (PEARES-2012) at SSN College of Engineering, Chennai on 22 & 23 March 2012.
  34. R.M. Sasiraja, Dr .V. Suresh Kumar and S. Ponmani, “Optimal Sizing and Siting of Distributed Generations for Relieving Congestion” in IEEE International Conference on Innovations on Engineering and Technology (ICIET'14) organized by K.L.N. College of Engineering, Madurai on 21 & 22, March 2014.
  35. R.M. Sasiraja, Dr .V. Suresh Kumar and S. Sudha, “A Heuristic Approach for Optimal Location and Sizing of Multiple DGs in Radial Distribution System” in International Conference on Energy Efficient Technologies for Sustainability – 2014 (ICEETS'14) organized by St. Xavier's Catholic College of Engineering, Nagercoil on 7 – 9 April, 2014.
  36. G.Sivasankar, V.Suresh Kumar, “Vector Control Based Dynamic Voltage Restorer For Fault Ride Through of Doubly Fed Induction Generator” in International Conference on Artificial Intelligence and Evolutionary Algorithms in Engineering Systems (ICAEES)- 2014 22nd and 23rd April 2014 at Noorul Islam University, Nagercoil
  37. G.Sivasankar, V.Suresh Kumar, “Improving the Reliability of Wind Generators using Dynamic Voltage Restorer”, International Conference on POWER Electronics and Renewable Energy System (ICPERES) -2014 25nd and 26th April 2014, at Rajalakshmi Engineering College, Chennai.
  38. G.Sivasankar, V.Suresh Kumar, S.G.Bavishkumar, “Modeling and Simulation of STATCOM for Improved Dynamic Performance of Wind Farms in a Power Grid” Proceedings of National Conference on Renewable Energy Innovations for Rural Development (REIRD’14), March 19th 2014, pp-26.
  39. G.Sivasankar, V.Suresh Kumar, B.Shanthini, “Voltage Sag Compensation using Dynamic Voltage Restorer for Wind Energy Application” Proceedings of National Confer ence on Renewable Energy Innovations for Rural Development (REIRD,14), March 19th 2014, pp-30.
  40. A.Safaana Begum, V.Suresh Kumar, “Environmental/economic dispatch incorporating renewable energy sources and plugin vehicles using NSGA-II algorithm”, International Conference on Energy, Environment and Engineering, CIT, Coimbatore, 1-2, March 2016.

Books

  1. AICTE course material on “Modern Power Electronic Devices and Drives”,1998.
  2. Recent advancements in system modelling applications, Lecture Notes in Electrical Engineering, SPRINGER Publications, Vol. 188, 2013, pp. 205-218.
  3. R.M.Sasiraja, V.Suresh Kumar, S.Ponmani, “An elegant emergence of optimal siting and sizing of multiple distributed generators used for transmission congestion relief”, Turkeys Journal of Electrical and Computer Sciences, Vol. 23, Issue 6, 2015, pp. 1882-1895.

Sponsored Research

TITLE SPONSORING AGENCY AMOUNT RESPONSIBILITY
Smart grid & power quality analysis on distributed resources UGC, New Delhi Investigator 11.1 Lakhs
Large scale integration and power quality assessment of wind generation AICTE, New Delhi Investigator 10.5 Lakhs
Current programmed buck converter for digital AVR SANELEC Excitation Ltd, Bangalore Investigator 0.58 Lakhs
DSP based AC drives AICTE, New Delhi Co-Investigator 8.0 Lakhs
Field oriented control of induction motor drive AICTE, New Delhi Co-Investigator 6.0 Lakhs

Consultancy

NAME OF INDUSTRY DETAILS PERIOD
ANTB,Chennai Power Quality Audit 01-06-2016 to 01-06-2016
DSRM Steels, Dindigul Power Quality Audit 01-12-2015 to 02-12-2015
Sundaram Textiles, Tirunelveli Harmonics Study 01-09-2014 to 01-09-2014
SSM Textiles, Dindigul Harmonics Study 01-08-2014 to 02-08-2014
SSM Fine Yarns, Batlakundu Harmonics Study 02-07-2014 to 02-07-2014
Saravana Spinning Mills, Dindigul Harmonics Study 02-09-2013 to 03-09-2013
THAI Plastics, Madurai Harmonics Study 01-08-2013 to 02-08-2013
Govt. Printing Press, Madurai Harmonics Study 01-07-2013 to 02-07-2013
Thiagarajar Mills, Nilakottai Harmonics Study 03-06-2013 to 03-06-2013
VT Mills, Virudhunagar Harmonics Study 03-09-2012 to 03-09-2012
Thiagarajar Mills, Madurai Harmonics Study 01-05-2012 to 02-05-2012
Moserbaer 5MW Solar Power Plant Power Quality Audit 01-09-2011 to 02-09-2011
KAYAAR Exports, Kovilpatti Harmonics Study 03-05-2010 to 06-05-2010
National Engineering College, Kovilpatti Harmonics Study 01-04-2010 to 04-04-2010
Meenakshi Mission Hospital & Research Centre, Madurai Power Quality Audit 08-09-2008 to 14-10-2008
IFB Industries Limited, Verna & Colim Plant, Goa Electrical Energy Audit & Harmonic Survey 03-09-2007 to 09-09-2007
Tiruchirappalli Railway Station Electrical Energy Audit & Harmonic Survey 04-09-2006 to 08-09-2006
Southern Railway Pump House, Sarkarpalayam Trichirappalli Detailed Energy Audit 01-08-2006 to 03-08-2006
Madurai Railway Station, Madurai Electrical Energy Audit & Harmonic Survey 05-06-2006 to 12-06-2006
Chettinad Cement Corporation Limited – Karikkali Cement Plant Electrical Energy Audit & Harmonic Survey 01-02-2005 to 06-02-2005
Chettinad Cement Corporation Limited – Lime Stone Mines Detailed Energy Audit 01-01-2005 to 03-01-2005

Seminar, Conference, Workshop Attended

  1. TEQIP-TCE Sponsored One week Short tern course on "Frontiers in materials research for energy applications"held at TCE,Madurai, 11-12-2017 to 17-12-2017
  2. TEQIP-TCE Sponsored one week Faculty development Programme on"Design, Modeling, Simulation and Analysis of advanced electronic circuits"held at TCE,Madurai, 08-11-2017 to 14-11-2017
  3. TEQIP-TCE Sponsored Workshop on "Programming of PIC Microcontroller using MPLAB-IDE"held at TCE,Madurai, 11-03-2017 to 12-03-2017
  4. TEQIP-TCE Sponsored Faculty development Programme on"CMOS VLSI system integration: Design, analysis, implementation and simulation"held at TCE,Madurai, 12-12-2016 to 25-12-2016
  5. TEQIP-TCE Sponsored Workshop on "Standard operating procedures for TCE"held at TCE,Madurai, 22-11-2016 to 22-11-2016
  6. TEQIP-TCE Sponsored Workshop on "ICT Tools for Engineering Education"held at TCE,Madurai, 09-11-2016 to 09-11-2016
  7. TEQIP-TCE Workshop on "Role of thermal images in research, operation and maintenance"held at TCE,Madurai, 24-03-2016 to 24-03-2016
  8. TEQIP-TCE Sponsored Workshop on "Enhancing energy efficiency in renewable energy system"held at TCE,Madurai, 18-03-2016 to 19-03-2016
  9. AICTE Sponsored Two weeks Faculty development Programme on "Harmonics and power quality-Contemporary issues and solutions"held at TCE,Madurai, 22-04-2015 to 05-05-2015
  10. AICTE Sponsored Two weeks Faculty development Programme on "Applications of FACTS controllers in power system problems"held at TCE,Madurai, 06-04-2015 to 19-04-2015
  11. TEQIP-TCE Sponsored Faculty development Programme on "Recent Issues and Emerging Trends in Control Systems Engineering"held at TCE,Madurai, 14-02-2014 to 15-02-2014
  12. TEQIP-TCE Sponsored Workshop on "Design of Electric Drives",held at TCE,Madurai,, 31-01-2014 to 01-02-2014
  13. TEQIP-TCE Sponsored "Workshop on Outcome Based Education",held at TCE,Madurai, 27-01-2014 to 28-01-2014
  14. TEQIP-TCE Sponsored Faculty development Programme on "Energy Audit and Management"held at TCE,Madurai, 24-01-2014 to 25-12-2014
  15. TEQIP-TCE Sponsored Faculty development Programme on Power Quality Issues in Contemporary and Future Power Networks held at TCE,Madurai, 27-11-2013 to 03-12-2013
  16. TEQIP-TCE Sponsored One week Faculty development Programme on "Lean and six-sigma for engineering education", held at TCE,Madurai, 11-11-2013 to 15-11-2013
  17. TEQIP-TCE Sponsored "Workshop on Outcome Based Education"held at TCE,Madurai, 22-10-2013 to 23-10-2013
  18. TEQIP-TCE Sponsored Workshop on "Harmonic Reduction and Management of Reactive Power and Energy for HT Industries",held at TCE,Madurai, 11-10-2013 to 12-10-2013
  19. AICTE Sponsered Two weeks Faculty development Programme on "Analysis, operation and control of restructured power market",held at PEC,Puducherry, 27-05-2013 to 07-06-2013
  20. TCE Sponsored "National power engineering conference",held at TCE,Madurai, 02-05-2013 to 03-05-2011
  21. AICTE Sponsored Two weeks Staff development Programme on "Research methodologies and issues in Engineering",held at TCE,Madurai, 12-12-2011 to 24-12-2011
  22. AICTE Sponsored Staff development Programme on "Intelligent optimization and control for power systems",held at TCE,Madurai, 07-12-2009 to 18-11-2009
  23. DST Sponsored short term course on "Electric power quality: Monitoring, Analysis and Mitigation",held at IIT Kanpur, 07-04-2008 to 11-04-2008
  24. TCE Sponsored Short term course on "Evolutionary optimization algorithms"held at TCE,Madurai, 19-11-2007 to 24-11-2007
  25. DST-FIST Sponsered Short term course on "Smart materials and structures"held at TCE,Madurai, 10-09-2007 to 14-09-2007
  26. Intel Sponsered Seminar on "Multicore architectures –Opportunities and challenges"held at TCE,Madurai, 27-07-2007 to 27-07-2007
  27. AICTE-ISTE Sponsored Short term course on "Intelligent techniques for power system",held at TCE,Madurai, 26-03-2007 to 31-03-2007
  28. TCE Sponsored Short term course on "Recent advances in power electronics and drives",held at TCE,Madurai, 15-03-2007 to 17-03-2007
  29. PES-IEEE Sponsored Short term course on" Deregulated power system and distributed generation",held at IIT, New Delhi, 14-09-2005 to 15-09-2005
  30. QIP-IIT Sponsored Short term course on "Recent trends in condition monitoring of power apparatus and system" held at IIT,Chennai, 23-06-2004 to 29-06-2004
  31. AICTE Sponsored Workshop on"Accreditation –A right approach"held at TCE,Madurai, 01-05-2004 to 01-05-2004
  32. NIQR Sponsored Short term course on Short term course on "Power quality problems & Solutions".held at IIT Roorkee, 15-12-2003 to 19-12-2003
  33. Agilent Technologies Workshop on "Recent trends in wireless technologies", held at TCE,Madurai, 18-04-2003 to 18-04-2003
  34. AICTE-ISTE Sponsored Short term course on "DSP based drives and control" held at NSS College of Engg, Pallakkad, 17-06-2002 to 30-06-2002
  35. Agilent Technologies Workshop on Analog, digital and RF measurements held at TCE,Madurai, 06-03-2002 to 06-03-2002
  36. QIP-IISC short term course on "Recent advances in power electronics"held at IISC Banglore, 06-08-2001 to 10-08-2001
  37. ISTE Sponsored QIP short term course on "Simulation of power electronic systems"held at IITMumbai, 08-05-2001 to 12-05-2001
  38. ISTE Sponsored QIP short term course on "Recent trends in power electronic application",held at IIT Mumbai, 03-05-1999 to 07-05-1999
  39. QIP-IISC short term course on "Recent advances in power electronics",Held at IISC,Banglore, 10-08-1998 to 31-08-1998
  40. ISTE Sponsored "QIP Short term course on Voltage security and stability assessment using ANN" held at IIT,Roorkee, 11-06-1998 to 25-06-1998
  41. AICTE Sponsored Winter school on "Computer aided design, simulation and control of power electronic systems" held at CIT, Coimbatore, 30-11-1997 to 13-12-1997

Seminar, Conference, Workshop Organised

  1. AICTE-QIP Sponsored Two weeks Short term course on "Energy and Power Quality Audit Methodologies"held at TCE,Madurai, 27-11-2017 to 10-12-2017
  2. AICTE Sponsored Two weeks Faculty development Programme on "Harmonics and power quality-Contemporary issues and solutions"held at TCE,Madurai, 22-04-2015 to 05-05-2015
  3. TEQIP-TCE Sponsored Faculty development Programme on "Power Quality Issues in Contemporary and Future Power Networks"held at TCE,Madurai, 27-11-2013 to 03-12-2013

Ph.D Guidance/Supervisorship

NAME OF SCHOLAR COURSE AREA OF RESEARCH STATUS
G.Sivasankar Ph.D Power quality Completed
K.R.Ramela Ph.D Power quality Completed
S.Nageswari Ph.D Power Electronics Completed
A.S.S.Murugan Ph.D Power quality Completed
P.Kanirajan Ph.D Power quality Completed
R.M.Sasiraja Ph.D Power Systems Completed
R.Karthiga Ph.D Power quality Ongoing
M.Sarojini Devi Ph.D Power Systems Ongoing
T.Eswaran Ph.D Power quality Completed
N.Pandiselvi Ph.D Power quality Completed
P.Madasamy Ph.D Power Electronics Ongoing
M.Raja Gandhi Ph.D Power Systems Ongoing
M.Leelavathi Ph.D Power quality Ongoing

Lectures Delivered

TOPIC DELIVERED AT PERIOD
Power quality problems and their impacts on power system KLNCIT, MADURAI 28-03-2018 to 28-03-2018

Awards / Recognition Received

  1. Post Doctoral Fellowship Award , UGC, India
  2. Young Scientist Fellowship Award, Tamil Nadu State Council for Science & Technology, India
  3. Travel grant award , DST,India
  4. Career award for Young Teachers, Ministry of Human Resource & Development, India
  5. Travel grand award, AICTE
  6. GATE'94 Scholarship, MHRD, India

Visits Abroad

PLACE PURPOSE DURATION
Northumbria University, Newcasle, UK Research Project 1 month
Abudhabi, UAE Research Project 10 Days
Brunel University, London, UK Project June, 2009
EPFL, Lausanne, Switzerland Project 2009
Florida Institute of Technology,USA Conference 2007
Pennsylvania State University, USA Post Doctoral Research 2007
Nanyang Technological University, Singapore Conference 2004

Membership

NAME OF SOCIETY DETAILS PERIOD
Institution of Engineers (India) Member
Indian Society for Technical Education (ISTE) Member