Department of Electrical and Electronics Engineering

ashunmugalathaDr. A. Shunmugalatha
Professor & Head

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nkarpagamDr.N. Karpagam
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narmathabanuDr.R. NarmathaBanu
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sdanalaksmiDr.S. Dhanalakshmi
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venkateshrjMr. VENKATESH RJ
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dfathemafarzanaMrs.D. Fathema Farzana
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deepikavinothiniMs.T. Deepika Vinothini
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eee-hodName
Dr. A. Shunmugalatha

Designation
Prof & Head

Emailid: asl@vcet.ac.in

Undergraduate
BE-EEE

Postgraduate
ME-Power System

Phd
Power System Stability Analysis

Experiences
• Velammal college of engineering & technology-Madurai (7-6-2010 to till date)

• KLN college of engineering -Madurai(9.9.1996-31-5-2010)

• Dr.MGR Engineering college-chennai(11-12-1995 to 7-9-1996)

• Seethai Ammal Polytechnic -Sivagangai(28-7-1992 to 5-10-1993)

Teaching Areas

• Advanced Power System Analysis
• Power System Operation & Control
• Power System Transients
• Power Quality
• Electrical Machines – I
• Electrical Machines – II
• Power System Analysis
• Transmission & Distribution
• Electrical Drives & Control
• Control Systems
• Circuit Theory
• Basic Electrical and Electronics Engineering
• Power system operation and control
• DC Machines and Transformers
• Electric Energy Generation Utilization and Conservation

Book Publications

Title Publishers Year
Design of Electrical Apparatus Sri Krishna Publications, Chennai First Edition – May 2007
Second Edition – August 2008
Third Edition June 2009

Publications
No. Of Journals: 22
No.of International/National Conference:39

1. Dr.A.Shunmugalatha, Dr.S.Mary Raja Slochanal, (2008) “Maximum Loadability limit of Power System using Multiagent Based Hybrid Particle Swarm Optimization (MAHPSO)”, International Journal of Electric Power Components and System, vol. 36, No. 6, pp.575 – 586

2. Dr.A.Shunmugalatha, Dr.S.Mary Raja Slochanal, (2008) “Application of Hybrid Multiagent based particle Swarm Optimization (HMAPSO) to Optimal Reactive Power dispatch”, International Journal of Electric Power Components and System, vol. 36, No. 8, pp.788 – 800

3. Dr.A.Shunmugalatha, Dr.S.Mary Raja Slochanal, (2008) “Optimum Cost of Generation for Maximum Loadability Limit of Power System Using Hybrid Particle Swarm Optimization” International Journal of Electric Power Components and System, vol. 30, pp. 486 – 490.

4. Dr.A.Shunmugalatha, Dr.S.Mary Raja Slochanal, “Optimum Cost of Generation for Maximum Loadability Limit of Power System using Multiagent based Particle Swarm Optimization (MAPSO)”, The Journal of CPRI,Vol. 5, No.1 March 2009, PP. 57 – 65.

5. Dr.A.Shunmugalatha, Ms.P.Malathy, “Reducing power losses in power system by using adaptive firefly algorithm”, Springer International Publishing Switzerland, LNCS 8297, PP.122-132 ,2013

6. Dr.A.Shunmugalatha, Mr.T.Prakash kumar, “Development of Fresnel power house proto type with Thermal Energy storage-Concentrated Solar Power”, International Journal for Technological Research in Engineering,Vol. 1, issue 5, ISSN:234724718

7. Dr.A.Shunmugalatha, Mrs.Emily manoranjitham, “Application of firefly algorithm on optimal power flow control incorporating simplified impedance UPFC model”, International journal of electrical power and energy systems, Vol 71,pp 358-363

8. Dr.A.Shunmugalatha, Mrs.A.Radhika, “Minimization of Harmonics in Stand – Alone Hybrid Renewable Energy System using Three phase Bridge Inverter”, International Journal of Applied Engineering Research(IJAER), Vol-9, ISSN :0973-4562

9. Dr.A.Shunmugalatha, Ms. P.Malathy, “Enhancement of Transmission System Load ability During Contingency by Optimal Allocation of FACTS Devices Using Particle Swarm Optimization”, Advances in Intelligent Systems and Computing 343, 40 Springer India, DOI 10.1007/978-81-322-2268-2

10. Dr.A.Shunmugalatha, P. Booma Devi, “Optimum Cost Allocation for Reactive Power Planniing in Wind Farms Using Modified Artificial Immune System”, International Journal of Applied Engineering Research, Annexure – II, ISSN 0973-4562 Volume 10, Number 11 (2015) pp. 29609-29620.

11. Dr.A.Shunmugalatha, P. Booma Devi, “Reactive Power Cost Estimation in Wind Farms using Hybridized Iterative Optimal Power Flow Estimation and a novel Load Tracing”, Publication in Journal of Computational and Theoretical Nanoscience (Annexure – I ), 2015, Vol. 12, No. 11, pp.1–11, ISSN 1546-1955, doi:10.1166/jctn.2015.4511

12. Dr.A.Shunmugalatha, K.Kanimozhi, “Maximum Peak Power Tracking of Photovoltaic Systems using Adaptive Sliding Mode controller”, International Journal of Applied Engineering Research, 2015, Vol. 10, no. 55, pp.3073-3079 [Annexure-II, Sl.No.8565, Impact Factor: 0.525].

13. Dr.A.Shunmugalatha, K.Kanimozhi,“ Photovoltaic systems with Passive lossless Cuk Converter using Hybrid Sliding Mode Control”, Journal of Circuits Systems and Computers, May 2016, Vol.25,no.5,pp.1650036.[AnnexureI, Sl.No.4453,Impact Factor:0.25]

14. Dr.A.Shunmugalatha, Radhika, A, “A Novel Photo Voltaic Power harvesting system using Transformerless H6 Single Phase Inverter with improved grid current quality”, Journal of Power Electronics (JPE), Accepted(Annexure – I )

International Conferences

 1. Dr.A.Shunmugalatha, “Optimum allocation of Generation for Maximum Load ability Limit of Power System using Multi Agent based Particle Swarm Optimization”, International Power Engineering Conference (IPEC 07), Singapore, December 2007, Vol. 8,140.

2. Dr.A.Shunmugalatha, “Short term Hydro Thermal Scheduling using Particle Swarm Optimization”, International Conference on Energy Engineering (ICEE 09), Pondicherry, 07 -09 January 2009.

3. Dr.A.Shunmugalatha, P.Booma Devi, “Sensitivity approach for Reactive power pricing”, International Conference RVS College of Engg. & Tech., Coimbatore, 12-14 July, 2012.

4. Dr.A.Shunmugalatha, K.Kanimozhi, “Pulse Width Modulation based Sliding Mode Controller for Boost Converter”, PSNA College of Engineering & Technology, Dindigul, 06 – 08 Febraury, 2013.

5. Dr.A.Shunmugalatha, P.Malathy, “Optimal Enhancement of Stability under Contingency Condition with FACTS Devices”, IIT, Rourkela, 02 – 05, October, 2013.

6. Dr.A.Shunmugalatha, G.Emily Manoranjitham, “A Novel Unified Power Flow Controller Model for Enhancing Power Flow”, IIT, Rourkela, 03 – 05, October, 2013

7. Dr.A.Shunmugalatha, “Power Flow Enhancement and loss reduction using a novel impedance UPFC model”, Velammal College of Engg. & Tech, Madurai, 19 – 21 December, 2013.

8. Dr.A.Shunmugalatha, “Self-adaptive fire fly algorithm for reducing net VSI in power system”, Velammal College of Engg. & Tech, Madurai, 19 – 21 December, 2013.

9. Dr.A.Shunmugalatha, “Enhancement of Voltage stability by optimal allocation of TCSC and SVC using hybrid PSO”, Velammal College of Engg. & Tech, Madurai, 19 – 21 December, 2013.

10. Dr.A.Shunmugalatha, “Mitigation of voltage flicker and harmonics by SVC based Fuzzy PID controller”, Velammal College of Engg. & Tech, Madurai, 19 – 21 December, 2013.

11. Dr.A.Shunmugalatha, “Dynamic response of PWM based boost converter using adaptive sliding Mode control”, Velammal College of Engg. & Tech, Madurai, 19 – 21 December, 2013.

12. Dr.A.Shunmugalatha, “Simulation and analysis of carrier – based PWM techniques for multilevel inverter”, Velammal College of Engg. & Tech, Madurai, 19 – 21 December, 2013.

13. Dr.A.Shunmugalatha, “Optimization of PID controller parameters for a BLDC motor using GA”, Velammal College of Engg. & Tech, Madurai, 19 – 21 December, 2013.

14. Dr.A.Shunmugalatha, “Modified interleaved Buck Boost H6 Inverter using renewable energy with unipolar & bipolar PWM techniques”, Velammal College of Engg. & Tech, Madurai, 19 – 21 December, 2013.

15. Dr.A.Shunmugalatha, “Fuzzy based sensorless control of BLDC motor”, Velammal College of Engg. & Tech, Madurai, 19 – 21 December, 2013.

16. Dr.A.Shunmugalatha, “Development of Fresnel power house proto type with Thermal Energy storage-Concentrated Solar Power”, Velammal College of Engg. & Tech, Madurai, 19 – 21 December, 2013.

17. Dr.A.Shunmugalatha, “Reactive power compensation in wind farms using FACTS Devices”, Velammal College of Engg. & Tech, Madurai, 19 – 21 December, 2013.

18. Dr.A.Shunmugalatha, “ Pulse Width Modulation based Sliding Mode Controller for Boost Converter”, in Proceedings IEEE International Conference on Power, Energy and Control (ICPEC’13), PSNA college of Engineering and Technology ,Dindigul, pp.341-345, 2013

19. Dr.A.Shunmugalatha, “Generation of electricity using Renewable energy sources”, IEI, 08 – 09 March, 2014.

20. Dr.A.Shunmugalatha, “A novel UPFC model for Enhancing power flow” IIT, Rourkela, 02 – 05 October, 2013.

21. Dr.A.Shunmugalatha, “Grid stabilization and power quality enhancement using voltage source converter based high voltage direct current and model predictive control”, International conference on Recent Advances in Engineering, Science & Technology – ICON’15, Noorul Islam University, 17th April, 2015.

22. Dr.A.Shunmugalatha, “Fuzzy logic controller based active filtering technique for power quality enhancement to distribution network”, International conference on Recent Advances in Engineering, Science & Technology – ICON’15, Noorul islam University, 17th April, 2015.

National Conferences

1. Dr.A.Shunmugalatha, “Multiagent based Particle Swarm Optimization to Power Loss Minimization”,National Power Engineering Conference, Thiagarajar College of Engineering, Madurai, Dec. 2005, Vol. 1, 135 – 139.

2. Dr.A.Shunmugalatha, “Hybrid Particle Swarm Optimization to Optimal reactive Power Dispatch”, National power Engineering Conference, Thiagarajar College of Engineering, Madurai, Dec. 2005, Vol. 1, 130 – 134.

3. Dr.A.Shunmugalatha, “Application of Hybrid Multiagent based Particle Swarm Optimization to Optimal reactive Power Dispatch”, National Power System Conference, Indian Institute of Technology, Roorkee, Dec. 2006, Vol. 14.

4. Dr.A.Shunmugalatha, “Maximum Loadability limit of Power System using Hybrid Particle Swarm Optimization ETPS – 07”, K.L.N. College of Engineering, Pottapalayam, Feb. 2007, Vol. 1, 93 – 97.

5. Dr.A.Shunmugalatha, “Maximum Loadability Limit of Power System using Multi Agent based Particle Swarm Optimization”, National Conference on Power Systems, Ujjain Engineering College, Ujjain, Apr. 2007, Vol. 1, 94 – 99.

6. Dr.A.Shunmugalatha, “Optimum Allocation of Generation for Maximum Loadability Limit of Power System using Hybrid Particle Swarm Optimization” NPEC, TCE, Madurai, India, Jun. 2007, Vol. 2, 305 – 312.

7. Dr.A.Shunmugalatha, “Optimum Cost of Generation using Hybrid Particle Swarm Optimization”, 2nd National Conference on Power Electronics & Power Systems, MEPPCON ‘08 Mepco Schlenk Engineering College , Sivakasi India, March 2008,Vol. 2, pp.11-15.

8. Dr.A.Shunmugalatha, “Optimum Cost of Generation using Evolutionary Programming”, Recent Trends in Applicable Mathematics for Engineering & Technology at K.L.N.C.E, April 2009, Vol.1, pp.78 – 84.

9. Dr.A.Shunmugalatha, “Optimum Cost of generation for power system using hybrid multiagent based particle swaram optimization”, Pondicherry Engineering College, 2011.

10. Dr.A.Shunmugalatha, B.Baghyadevi, “A Combination of Passive Shunt Filters And Static Var Compensator For Harmonic Reduction”, Kamaraj College of Engineering and Technology, 05th March, 2014.

11. Dr.A.Shunmugalatha, G.Sangeetha, “Fuzzy PI Controller Based Static Var Compensator For Voltage Flicker Mitigation”, Kamaraj College of Engineering and Technology, 05th March, 2014.

12. Dr.A.Shunmugalatha, A.Radhika, R.Durga, R.Abinaya, S.Syed Ali Fathima, “Optimization and Control Strategy for Standalone Hybrid Renewable Energy System”, Sai Ram Engineering College, 13th March, 2014.

13. Dr.A.Shunmugalatha, S.Vignesh, “Active Filtering Approach for Power Quality Enhancement of Distribution Networks”, National Conference-(NPEC 2015) at Thiagarajar College of Engineering, Madurai, 13 – 14 March, 2015.

14. Dr.A.Shunmugalatha, A.Radhika, M.Devaki, “Voltage Profile Improvement Using Unified Power Quality Conditioner (UPQC) with rooftop PVs”, National Conference-(NPEC 2015) at Thiagarajar College of Engineering, Madurai, 13 – 14 March, 2015.

15. Dr.A.Shunmugalatha, A.Madhan, “Damping Oscillation in large power system using Voltage Source Converter based High Voltage Direct Current and Modal Predictive Control”, National Conference-(NPEC 2015) at Thiagarajar College of Engineering, Madurai, 13 – 14 March, 2015.

Funded Projects
• Received Project Grant of Rs. 14.98 Lakhs from DRDO Project title on “Current source Inverter fed Brush less DC motor Drive”.

 Membership in Professional Societies
• Life Member of Indian Society for Technical Education (MISTE)
• Life Member of Institution of Engineers (FIE) – F-117960-4
• IEEE Member – #92595911

Merits and Awards
• Received Best Project Award in UG Course for the Project work at Thiagarajar College of Engineering during June 1990.
• Received Cash Award for achieving 100% result in the subject handled at K.L.N. College of Engineering for more than 3 times.
• Received Best project Award for the Project work titled DC injection braking for Induction motor.
• Received Best project Award for the Project work titled Rucksack solar power plant.

 

karpaName
Dr.N. Karpagam

Designation
Professor

Emailid: karpagam2k@gmail.com

Undergraduate
B.E (EEE)

Postgraduate
M.E ( Power System Engineering)

Phd
( Electrical Engineering)

Experiences
• Lecturer-Arulmigu Kalasalingam College of Engineering,Krishnan koil(Sep 1997 – Mar2000)

• Senior Lecturer – Kalasalinagam University (April 2001- Dec 2007)

• Selection Grade Lecturer – Kalasalingam University(Jan 2008-Sep 2010)

• Associate Professor – Kalasalingam University (Oct 2010-May 2012)

• Professor -Velammal College of Engineering & Technology (June 2012 – Till date)

Teaching Areas
• Power System Dynamics & Stability

• FACTS devices

• Power System Analysis

• Microprocessor & Micro controllers

Memberships
• IEEE membership ( From 2007 onwards)

• ISTE Life member
Publications

• National conferences : 20

• National Seminars: 3

• International Conference : 6

• International journal: 3

1. Karpagam NS.Dhanalakshmi and B.JuhiJahan, “Implementation of Fuzzy Logic Controller based dynamic Voltage Restorer (DVR) with DFIG in Distribution system for Power Quality Improvement” , VFSTR Journal of STEM, Vol.01, No.01(2015)pp 36 – 48.

2. Karpagam N, “Application of Fuzzy Controller in Phase Shift Controlled D-STATCOM for Voltage Sag Mitigation”, International Journal of Applied Engineering Research, Volume 10, Number 3 (2015) pp. 7517-7535

3. Karpagam N, S.Dhanalakshmi and B.JuhiJahan, “Implementation of DSP Processor Based DVR controller for Power Quality Improvement”, International Journal of Applied Engineering Research (IJAER), Vol. 10 No.20 (2015),pp (17796-17801).

4. Karpagam N, DhivyaBarathi R, ” Development of fuzzy logic controller for D-STATCOM for voltage sag Mitigation” International Journal of Applied Engineering Research (IJAER), Vol. 10 No.20 (2015),pp:(17819-17825).

5. Karpagam N, E.Monica Magdalene, “Performance Analysis and Design Considerations of Solar Panel Parameters for High Power production ,International Journal of Applied Engineering Research (IJAER),Vol. 10 No.20 (2015),pp17807-17814.

6. Karpagam N., Devaraj D. and Subbaraj P. (2010), ‘Improved Fuzzy Logic Controller for SVC in power system damping using global signals’, Journal of Electrical Engineering, Springer Publications, Vol. 91, No. 7, pp. 395-404.

7. Karpagam N. and Devaraj D. (2009), ‘Fuzzylogic control of Static VAR Compensator for Power System damping’, International Journal of Electric Power and Energy systems, Vol. 2, pp. 105-111.

8. Karpagam N. and Devaraj D. (2008), ‘DFL controller design for SVC to improve power system transient stability’, International Journal of Applied Engineering Research, IJAER, Vol. 3, No. 7, pp. 903-913.

International Conferences
1. Karpagam N, S.Dhanalakshmi and JuhiJahan , “Implementation of Fuzzy Logic Controller based Dynamic Voltage Restorer (DVR) with DFIG in Distribution system for Power Quality Improvement”, IEEE International Conference on Advances in Engineering and Technology-(ICAET 2014)

2. KarpagamN.and Gayathri.R“Application of Fuzzy Sliding Mode Control for UPFC in Power System Oscillation Damping,” IEEE International Conference on Advances in Engineering and Technology, May 2014.

3. KarpagamNand Gayathri.R, “Optimization of UPFC Damping Control Parameters Using Genetic Algorithm for Power System Oscillation Damping, ”IEEE International Conference on Power and energy Systems , Dec,2013, pp 49-54.

4. N Karpagam, D Devaraj and S Baskaran, “Optimization of UPFC controllable parameters for stability enhancement with Real-Coded Genetic Algorithm”, IEEE International Conference on Advances in Engineering, Science and Management (ICAESM), 2012 pp. 250-255.

5. Karpagam N. and Devaraj D. (2009), ‘Application of Genetic Algorithm for SVC controller for Power System Stability Improvement’, International Conference on Computing Technologies, ICIET ’09, Kamaraj College of Engineering, Virudhunagar, pp. 521-528.

6. Karpagam N. and Devaraj D.(2009), ‘Fuzzy Logic Control scheme for Static VAR Compensator to enhance Power System Transient Stability’, International Conference on Electrical Energy systems and Power Electronics in Emerging Economies organized by SRM university, Chennai, 16-17, pp.939-944.

7. Karpagam N. and Devaraj D.(2008), ‘DFL controller design for SVC to improve power system transient stability’,International conference on Power System Analysis, Control and Optimization, Andhra University, Visakhapatnam, pp. 264-270.

8. Karpagam N. and Devaraj D.(2007), ‘Improvement of Power System Transient Stability using Thyristor Controlled Switched Capacitor (TCSC) FACTS devices’,International Conference on Modelling and Simulation, Coimbatore Institute of Technology. Coimbatore, August, pp. 891-896.

Conferences
1. Karpagam N and Monica Magdaline, “Application of solar power in distributed generation and performance analysis”, National Power Engineering Conference, Thiagarajar College of Engineering, March 2015, pp153 -159. pp73 – 80.

2. Karpagam N and S.Dhanalakshmi and JuhiJahan, “Application of Fuzzy Logic Controller based DVR for Power”, National Power Engineering Conference, Thiagarajar College of Engineering, March 2015, pp153 -159. pp73 – 80

3. Karpagam N. and Devaraj D.(2009), ‘Application of Fuzzy logic Control Scheme in SVC Controller for Power System transient stability’, National Conference on Power and Energy Systems, NPES – ’09, Kalasalingam University,Krishnankoil – 626 190, pp. 65-72.

4. Karpagam N.,Devaraj D.and Ganesh BabuI. (2008), ‘Transient stability assessment for multi Machine System based on artificial neural network’,National Conference on Computing Networks, SITCON 2008,Sethu Institute of Technology, pp. 823-829.

5. Karpagam N.,Devaraj D.andArunB. (2008), ‘Transient stability using UPFC and simulation by MATLAB/SIMULINK,NCCA 2008’, National conference on computing Advances, Sri Ramakrishna Institute of Technology, Coimbatore, pp. 913-918.

6. Karpagam N. and Devaraj D.(2006), ‘Simulation of FACTS Devices using PSCAD/EMTDC’,National Seminar on Power Electronics applications to Power Systems, FACTS-’06,A.K.C.E. March ’06, pp.104-110.

7. Karpagam N. and Devaraj D.(2005), ‘Optimal Settings of Thyristor Controlled Series Capacitor Model for Power Flow Networks’, National Conference on Power Systems, NPEC2005, TCE, Madurai, pp. 128-134.

Funded Project

TITLE SPONSORING AGENCY RESPONSIBILITY AMOUNT PERIOD
Custom Power Devices

for Power QualityManagement

 AICTE – Research Promotion Scheme Principal

Investigator

8.75  Lakhs March .2013 – March 2016

 

Seminar, Conference, Workshop Organized
1. Three day International Conference on Power and Energy Systems – ICPES’13, Velammal College of Engineering & Technology, Madurai, December 19 – 21, 2013.
2. IEEE Student Chapter, Branch Counselor of V.C.E.T – Organizing Paper Presentation Contest, Project Contest and Quiz Contest Every Year since 2012.

Membership

NAME OF SOCIETY DETAILS MEMBERSHIP NUMBER PERIOD
IEEE  Member 905433330 8 Years
ISTE Life member LM33340 17Years
The Institution of Engineers
 Member M-147048-5 3 Years

Awards / Recognition Received
1. Reviewer of Journals
• European Transaction on Electric Power – Wiley International
• Electric Power Components and Systems –Taylor & Francis
• Electric Power and Energy Systems – Elsevier

2. Chairperson / Jury for International Conferences
• International Conference – EEE – Sethu Institute of Technology, Virudhunagar
• International Conference – ECE – V.C.E.T, Madurai.
• National Seminar – E& I – M.Kumarasamy College of Engineering, Karur.
• Project Contest – ISTE – Student Chapter – V.C.E.T, Madurai.

3. Won the “Best paper award” for the paper titled  Fuzzy Logic Control scheme for Static VAR Compensator to enhance Power System Transient Stability” in National conference on Power Systems NPES’8th&9th March,2009 on 8 at Kalasalingam University, Krishnankoil.

narmName
Dr.R. NarmathaBanu

Designation
Professor

Emailid: narmi8001@rediffmail.com, buvanriya@gmail.com

Undergraduate
Electrical and Electronics Engineering

Postgraduate
Power System Engineering

Phd
Power System

Experiences
•Worked as Lecturer in Arulmigu Kalasalingam College of Engineering(07.12.2002-31.12.2006)

• Worked as Sr. Lecturer in Arulmigu Kalasalingam College of Engineering( 01.01.2007-31.12.2008).

• Worked as Selection Grade Lecturer in Arulmigu Kalasalingam College of Engineering( 01.01.2009-08.09.2010).

• Worked as Associate Professor (09.09.2010-05.10.2012)

• Working as Professor in Velammal College of Engineering and Technology, Madurai since 02.01.2013

Teaching Areas

• Evolutionary Computation techniques

• Power System analysis and control

• Soft computing

• Digital Electronics

• Solar energy storage systems

Memberships
• MISTE

• MIEEE

• MIE

Mentorship
• Project guidance

Publications

International Journal (9)
1. R. NarmathaBanu, M. Karuppasamypandiyan, and P.M. Manobalaa, Static ATC Estimation Using Fully Complex-Valued Radial Basis Function Neural Network, International Journal of Advances in Intelligent Systems and Computing, Vol. 325, Springer,2015, 763-772.

2. R.NarmathaBanu ,V.P.ThirumagalDivya, P.M.Manobalaa ,Optimal Allocation of FACTS Devices for Social Welfare Maximization in Deregulated Environment Using Particle Swarm Optimization , International Journal of Applied Engineering Research , Vol. 9 and No.24, 8272 – 8279 , 2014.

3. Dr.R.NarmathaBanu, R.Prathiba, Dr. Balasing Moses, Dr.D.Devaraj, M.KaruppasamyPandi, MOGA With Fuzzy Decision Making For ATC Improvement using generator Rescheduling, International Journal of Applied Engineering Research , Vol. 9 and No.24 , pp. 30219-30237, 2014.

4. R. NarmathaBanuand D.Devaraj, ‘An Improved Genetic Algorithm Approach For Security Constrained Optimal Power Flow With Corrective Action’,International Journal of Power and Energy Conversion (IJPEC), Inderscience Publishers, Vol.4, No.4, 2013, pp.355-368.

5. R. NarmathaBanuand D.Devaraj, ‘Multi-Objective GA for security Enhancement in Power system’, International journal of Applied Soft Computing, Elsevier, Vol.12, Issue 9, September 2012, pp.2756–2764.

6. R. NarmathaBanu and D.Devaraj, ‘A Novel Method for Optimal Allocation of FACTS Devices for Power System Security Enhancement Using Genetic Algorithm’, Electrical India Magazine, 2012.

7. R. NarmathaBanuand D.Devaraj, ‘Optimal Power Flow for Steady state security enhancement using Enhanced Genetic Algorithm with FACTS devices’, Asian Power Electronics Journal, Vol. 4, No.3,pp.83-89. 2010.

8. R. NarmathaBanu and D.Devaraj, ‘Multi-objective Evolutionary Algorithm for Security Enhancement’, Journal of Electrical System, Vol. 5, Issue 4, pp. 1-16, 2009.

9. R. NarmathaBanu and D.Devaraj, ‘Enhanced Genetic Algorithm Approach for Security Constrained Optimal Power Flow including FACTS Devices’, International Journal of Electrical Power and Energy Systems Engineering, 2:1, pp. 33-38, 2009.

International Conference (7):
1. NarmathaBanu R, “Artificial Neural Network Approach for On-Line ATC Estimation in Deregulated Power System”, IEEE international Conference” EPSCICON ’14, 2014, Vidhya Academy of Science and Technology, Trissur, Kerala.

2. NarmathaBanu R, Multi Objective Genetic Algorithm for Congestion Management in Deregulated Power System, IEEE International Conference on Computational Intelligence and Computing Research(ICCIC), 2013, Vickram College of Engineering, Madurai, Tamilnadu, India.

3. NarmathaBanu R, Available Transfer Capability Calculation Using Repeated Power Flow Method, International Conference on Power and Energy Systems , ICPES ’13,2013, Velammal College of Engineering and Technology, Madurai pp. no : 355-368

4. NarmathaBanu R. and, K.Subadeeban, “Location of TCSCs and SVCs for voltage Security Enhancement”, International Conference on Artificial Intelligence and Soft computing (ICAISC 2011), IIMT, Bhubaneswar, pp. 226-231.

5. NarmathaBanu R. and D.Devaraj, ‘Solution of Multi- objective optimal power flow using Non-dominated sorting Genetic Algorithm (NSGA)’, International Conference on Electrical Energy systems and Power Electronics in Emerging Economies, SRM university, Chennai, 2009, pp. 904-908.

6. NarmathaBanu R. and D.Devaraj, ‘Genetic Algorithm Approach for Optimal Power Flow with FACTS devices’, Intelligent Systems IS-08, 4th International IEEE conference, Bulgeria, 2008,pp. 11-16.

7. NarmathaBanu R. and D.Devaraj, ‘Optimal Power Flow for Steady state security Enhancement using Genetic Algorithm with FACTS devices’, IEEE Region 10 Colloquium and the Third International Conference on Industrial and Information Systems, Kharagpur, India,2008, pp.1-7.

National Conference (12) :
1. R.NarmathaBanu, “Fast static available transfer capability determination using artificial neural network”, National conference on CIEECON’13, organised by EEE Department, Sri Vidhya College of Engineering and Technology on 13.04.2013, pp.192-197.

2. R.NarmathaBanu, K.Subadeeban, “Voltage Security Enhancement Using Facts Devices”, Fifth National Conference on “Innovations in Electrical, Electronics and Control Systems 2011”, Kumaraguru College of Technology, Coimbatore – 49, pp 159-163.

3. B.Selvabala, D.Devaraj and R.Narmadabanu, “Co-ordinated tuning of AVR gains and Power System Stabilizer using Genetic Algorithm”, National Conference on Intelligent Techniques in Control, Optimization and Signal Processing, INCOS’10, Kalasalingam University, Krishnankoil, 5-6, April 2010, pp. 204-209.

4. B.Selvabala, D.Devaraj and R.Narmathabanu, “Differential evolution algorithm for tuning of power system stabilizers in AVR system”, Proceedings of the National conference on Power Systems Today-2010, AU College of Engineering, Visakhapatnam, June 29-30, 2010, pp. 238-247.

5. R.NarmathaBanu, A.Lakshmisankar, R.Karthikeyan, “ Improvement of system damping using FACTS devices”, National conference on Communication, Computation, Control and Automation , Sri Ramakrishna Institute of Technology, April 25-26, 2008,Coimbatore,pp no. 223-235

6. R.NarmathaBanu, M.Kandasamy, “ Security Constrained generation scheduling fro GENCOs in the deregulated electricity Market using Evolutional programming”, National conference on Communication, Computation, Control and Automation , Sri Ramakrishna Institute of Technology, April 25-26, 2008,Coimbatore,pp no 294-302

7. R.NarmathaBanu, S.Rajeshbabu, “ Load Management for Power System Emergency Control”, Second National conference on HI Tech Trends in emerging computational technologies” SethuInstitutre of Technolgy, Kariapatti, May 8-9, 2008 ,pp no. 288-295.

8. R.NarmathaBanuand D. Devaraj, ‘Power system security enhancement using FACTS devices’, National conference on Advanced Energy conversion technologies, AECT 2007, Manipal Institute of Technology, Manipal,2007, pp. 1-7.

9. R.NarmathaBanu, S.Subhash,” An ANN approach to Economic Dispatch Problem”, National Conference on Technological Development in Power Sector, Feb 23-24,2006, Adhiyaman College of Engg, Hosur

10. R.NarmathaBanu, D.Devaraj, M.Susithra, “ Power System Security Enhancement using FACTS devices “ National Conference on Emerging Technologies in Electrical System, Department of EEE, Noorul Islam College of Engg, Kumarakoil, March 10-110,2006, pp No: 244-250

11. R.NarmathaBanu, D.Devaraj, “ Optimal Settings of Thyristor controlled Series Capacitor Model for Power Flow Networks”, National Power Engineering Conference , NPEC-2005, Dec 16-17, Department of EEE, Thiagarajar College of Engg, Madurai, pp no.93-96

12. R.NarmathaBanu, D.Devaraj, R.Rajasajin, “ Dynamic Security Constrained Multiarea unit commitment using PSO”, National Conference on Power Electronics and Power System, St.Joseph College of Engg, Chennai, Jan 28-29, 2005.

National Seminar (1) :
1. R.NarmathaBanu, D.Devaraj, M.Susithra, “Power Security Enhancement Using TCSC device”, National Seminar on Power Electronics Application in Power systems, FACTS-2005, ArulmiguKalasalingam College on Engg, Krishnan koil, pp 131-138.

Prizes, Medals and other Honors received
• Young Faculty Award-2015, Venus International Foundation, Centre for Advanced Research and Design – CARD
• Young Scientist Fellowship Award- 2009 from TAMILNADU STATE COUNCIL FOR SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY
• Best paper award –International Conference on Electrical Energy systems and Power Electronics in Emerging Economies, SRM University.
• Best paper award –International Conference on Artificial Intelligence and Evolutionary Algorithms in Engineering Systems, Noorul Islam Centre for Higher Education, Kumaracoil on the 22nd & 23rd of April 2014.

Journal Reviewer
• Journal of Electrical and Electronics engineering research (JEER)
• International Research Journal of Engineering Science, Technology and Innovation.
• International journal of Institution of Engineers (I)
• International Transactions on Electrical Energy Systems, Wiley

dhanamName
Dr.S. Dhanalakshmi

Designation
Associate Professor

Emailid: dhanam126@gmail.com

Undergraduate
B.E. (EEE)

Postgraduate
M.E. (Power system)

Phd
Electrical

Experiences
• Worked as Lecturer and Senior Lecturer in the Department of Electrical and Electronics Engineering, Arulmigu Kalasalingam College of Engineering (affiliated to Anna University, Chennai) Krishnankoil, Tamilnadu from December, 2002 – April 2008.

• From May 2008 – August 2011 worked as a Full-Time Research Scholar in a DST funded project under n-Cardmath center of Kalasalingam University.

• Worked as Assistant Professor in the Department of Electrical and Electronics Engineering, Kalasalingam University from September 2011 – May 2012.

• Currently working as Associate Professor in the Department of EEE at Velammal College of Engineering and Technology, Madurai.

Teaching Areas
• Optimal Power System Operation
• Numerical Protection
• Power System Control
• Power System Deregulation
• Soft Computing
• HVDC Transmission
• Electrical Machines
• Electronic Circuits
• Digital Electronics
• Electronic Devices and Circuits
• Power System Analysis
• Electrical Drives
• Basic Electrical and Electronics Engineering
• Power system operation and control
• DC Machines and Transformers
• Electric Energy Generation Utilization and Conservation

Membership in Professional Societies

• Life Member of Indian Society for Technical Education (ISTE) – LM 39307
• Life Member of Institution of Engineers (India) – M-147050-1
• IEEE Member – #92183275

Publications

International Journals
1. S. Dhanalakshmi, S. Kannan, K. Mahadevan and S. Baskar, (2011) “Application of Modified NSGA-II Algorithm to Combined Economic and Emission dispatch problem”, International Journal of Electrical Power and Energy Systems, Volume 33, No.4, pp. 992-1002. (Impact factor: 2.073)

2. S. Dhanalakshmi, S. Baskar, S. Kannan and K. Mahadevan, “Generation Scheduling Problem by Intelligent Genetic Algorithm”, Computers & Electrical Engineering, Volume 39, pp. 79-88. (Impact factor: 0.526)

3. N.Karpagam, S.Dhanalakshmi, B.Juhi Jahan, “Implementation on DSP Processor based DVR controller For PQ improvement,” International Journal of Applied Engineering Research, Vol.10,N0.20, 2015

4. S.Dhanalakshmi, J.RasmiPhilomina Angeline, “Solving Profit based UC using PSO”, International Journal of Applied Engineering Research, Vol.10, No.39,2015.

5. N.Karpagam, S.Dhanalakshmi, B.Juhi Jahan, “Implementation of Fuzzy Logic Controller based Dynamic Voltage Restorer (DVR) with DFIG in Distribution System for Power Quality Improvement”, VFSTR Journal of STEM, Vol.01, No.01, pp. 36-48, 2015

International Conferences
1. S. Dhanalakshmi, S. Kannan, K. Mahadevan and S. Baskar, “Multi-objective Dispatch problem using NSGA-II” International Conference on Recent Advancements in Electrical Sciences (ICRAES’10) KSR College of Engineering, Tiruchenocde, 8-9 January, 2010, pp. 314-321.ISBN:978-93-80043-67-8.

2. S. Dhanalakshmi, S. Kannan and K. Mahadevan, “Market Modes for Deregulated Environment – A Review” IEEE International Conference on Emerging Trends in Electrical and Computer Technology, (IETECT-2011) held at St. Xavier’s Catholic College of Engineering, Nagercoil, during 23-24 March, 2011, pp. 82-87.

3. S. Dhanalakshmi, S. Kannan, S. Baskar and K. Mahadevan, “Intelligent Genetic Algorithm for Generation Scheduling under deregulated environment”, SEMCCO 2011, Part I, LNCS 7076, pp.282-289, 2011)

4. K.Alagunarayanan, S.Dhanalakshmi, and S.Kannan, “Unit commitment problem in regulated and deregulated environment using LR-GA”, International Conference on Emerging Trends in Engineering (ICETE-12) to be held at N.M.A.M Institute of Technology, Nitte -574 110, Karnataka State, INDIA to be held on 15 & 16, May 2012.

5. S.Rajeswari, N.Karpagam and S.Dhanalakshmi, “ Analysis of dq0 Based PI Controller for Voltage Sag and Harmonic Mitgation ”, International conference on Power and energy Systems, held at Velammal College of Engineering and Technology, Madurai, on 19-21 December, 2013.

6. S.Rajeswari, N.Karpagam and S.Dhanalakshmi, “ Analysis of dq0 Based PI Controller in Voltage Sag and Harmonic Mitgation ”, International conference on Green computing communication and electrical engineering , held at Dr.N.G.P. College of Engineering and Technology, Coimbatore, on 06-08 March, 2014.

7. P.Pradeep Balaji, S.Dhanalakshmi, “A solution to unit commitment problem using LR-GA with evaluation of reliability indices”, IEEE international conference on Advances in engineering and technology, held at E.G.S.Pillay engineering college, Nagapattinam, during 2-3rd May 2014.

8. P.Pradeep Balaji, S.Dhanalakshmi, “Evaluation of Reliability Index and Reliability Cost in Modern power System ”, IEEE international conference on Advances in engineering and technology, held at E.G.S.Pillay engineering college, Nagapattinam, during 2-3rd May 2014.

9. S. Dhanalakshmi, S. Baskar, S. Kannan and K. Mahadevan, “Multi-objective Generation Scheduling using Modified Non-dominated Sorting Genetic Algorithm- II”, International Conference on Swarm, Evolutionary and Memetic Computing (SEMCCO 2014), held at Institute of Technical Education and Research (ITER),Siksha O Anusandhan University, Bhubaneswar, Odisha, during 18-20th December 2014.

10. N.Karpagam, S.Dhanalakshmi, Juhi Jhon, “Implementation on DSP Processor based DVR controller For PQ improvement,” International Conference on Innovations in Information Embedded and communication systems (ICIIECS 15), held at Karpagam College of Engineering and Technology on March 2015.

11. S.Dhanalakshmi, J.RasmiPhilomina Angeline, “Solving Profit based UC using PSO”, International Conference on Future Trends in Engineering and Technology held at PSNA College of Engineering and Technology on May 2015.

Papers published in National Conferences
1. M. Prakash, S. Dhanalakshmi and S. Kannan, “Consumer Payment Minimization in Deregulated Market” National Conference on Electrical Systems and Renewable Energy, (NESR 2011) held at Anna University of Technology, Tiruchirappalli, on March 18, 2011, pp. 12-16.

2. L.Dhineshbabu, S.Dhanalakshmi, S. Kannan, “Application and comparison of Firefly Algorithm and Genetic Algorithm on power system problem”, Third Natioanl conference on intelligent computing in communication and automation, NCICCA-2012, organized by Dept. of ICE, Kalasalingam University, on 05th April 2012.

3. T.Anitha, S.Dhanalakshmi, “Design and Implementation of Embedded based Temperature measurement and control system”, National conference on Power Electronics and Drives, A.C.College of Engineering and Technology, Karaikudi, March 2008.

4. T.Anitha, S.Dhanalakshmi, “Automatic control of Temperature using PID Controller”, National conference on EMCON, Kalasalingam University, March 2008.

5. A.Thamarai Muthumani, S.Dhanalakshmi, “Omni-directional remotely controlled video capturing robot” National conference on power electronics and control, Athiyaman College of Engineering, July 2007.

6. Jeya Daisy, S.Dhanalakshmi, “Real time multi channel biotelemetry patient monitoring system”, National conference on VLSI and Embedded System, Athiyaman College of Engineering, March 2007.

7. G.Pradhaban, S.Sethujaganathan, V.Suriyavijayan and S.Dhanalakshmi, “ Unit commitment by Lagrangian Relaxation and Genetic Algorithm”, National conference on Technological Advancements in Power Systems and Power Electronics Engineering held at Easwari Engineering College, Chennai, March 2013.

8. Pradeep Balaji, S.Dhanalakshmi, “Evaluation of Reliability Index: Expected Energy not served”, held at Kamaraj College of Engineering and technology, on 5th March 2014.

9. R.Soundarya, A.Harini, P.Akila and S.Dhanalakshmi, “Automatic Control of Irrigation System Using Solar Power and PIC Microcontroller”, held at IE(I) chapter, Madurai during April 2014.

10. N.Karpagam, S.Dhanalakshmi, Juhi Jhon, “Application of fuzzy controller based DVR for Power Quality Improvement”, National Power Engineering Conference, held at TCE, Madurai on 13- 05-2015.

11. S.Dhanalakshmi, J.Nancy Jhon, A.Rufina and R.Viveka, “Design of an efficient Automated Power monitoring using wireless sensor N/WS”, National Conference on Advanced Research in VLSI & UP/UC, held at Kalasalingam Institute of Technology, Krishnakovil, on 26.03.2015.

Funded Projects
• Co-Investigator for a AICTE funded project titled, “Custom Power Devices for Power Quality Improvement” for an amount of 8.75 Lakhs.

Merits and Awards

• Active involvement in organizing Symposia and Conferences
• Active participation in Departmental Reviews, Meetings and other activities
• Reviewer for International Journal on Power and Energy Systems and Computers and Electrical Engineering.
• Received Certificate of Reviewing awarded by Computers and Electrical Engineering (Elsevier) during July 2015.

venkName
Mr. Venkatesh RJ

Designation
ASSISTANT PROFESSOR I

Emailid: rjv@vcet.ac.in

Undergraduate
B.E., (EEE)

Postgraduate
M.E.( APPLIED ELECTRONICS),

Phd
PURSUING Ph.D

Experiences
• VELAMMAL COLLEGE OF ENGG.AND TECHNOLOGY,MADURAI -2.5YEARS EXPERIENCE.

• SRI VENKATESWARA COLLEGE OF ENGINEERING,SRIPERUMBUDUR -6.5 YEARS

• EXPERIENCE EVP ENGINEERING COLLEGE,CHEMBARAMPAKKAM- 3 YEARS EXPERIENCE.

• REAL TIME INTEGRATED SOFTWARE PVT LTD, CHENNAI – 1 YEAR.

• TOTAL EXPERIENCE : 12 YEARS TEACHING & ONE YEAR INDUSTRY

Teaching Areas
• CONTROL SYSTEMS.

• DIGITAL SIGNAL PROCESSING.

• ELECTROMAGNETIC THEORY.

• SYSTEM THEORY.

• ADVANCED CONTROL SYSTEM.

Mentorship
• CLASS IN-CHARGE FOR BATCH(2010-14)STUDENTS.

• COUNSELLOR FOR BATCH (2009-13).

Extra Curricular Activities

• National Workshop on VLSI Systems – NWVLSIS 09 13th and 14th March 2009 at SVCE,Chennai.

• National Seminar on Research issues in Digital Image Processing 21th March 2009 at Mepco Schlenk Engg. College, Sivakasi.

• .International Symposium on “ICT in Education changes and Innovations” 12th March 2009 at NITTTR,Chennai.

• One day Workshop on “Digital Signal processingbased Control Applications”, 9th FEB 2008 at SVCE,Chennai.

• Two day Workshop on “LabVIEW based System Design”, 23rd and 24th AUG 2009 at SVCE,Chennai.

• Contributed as a Resource Speaker in Entrepreneurship Development Programme on “Computer hardware Maintenance” -3th Nov 2008-16th Dec 2008.

• Two day Workshop on “VLSI Design”, 13th and 14th NOV 2002 at Jerusalem College of Engineering, Chennai.

Workshop Organized
• One day Workshop on “Digital Signal Processing based Control Applications”, 9th FEB 2008 at SVCE,Chennai.

• Two day Workshop on “LabVIEW based System Design”, 23rd and 24th AUG 2009 at SVCE,Chennai.

• Contributed as a Resource Speaker in Entrepreneurship Development Programme on “Computer hardware Maintenance” – 3th Nov 2008-16th Dec 2008.

• Two day Workshop on “VLSI Design”, 13th and 14th NOV 2002 at Jerusalem College of Engineering, Chennai.

Achievements
• Completed a training course in “Training for trainers and Assessors(TOTA)” 2007 at HIMT, Chennai.

• Among the top 10% scorer in the lower inter level screening test conducted by the association of Mathematics Teachers of india.

• Gold Medal in Mathematics in S.S.L.C & Centum in HSC.

fathiName
Mrs.D. Fathema Farzana

Designation
Assistant Professor-I

Emailid: dff@vcet.ac.in

Undergraduate
B.E(EEE)

Postgraduate
M.E (POWER SYSTEM)

Phd
Pursuing

Experiences
• Velammal College of Engineering & Technology, Madurai. Assistant Professor in EEE Dept. June 2011 to till date

• Sethu Institute of Technology,Madurai. Assistant Professor in EEE Dept. June 2007 to April 2011.

• KLN College of Information Technology,Madurai.Lecturer in EEE Dept. November 2003 to July 2005.

• RVS College of Engineering & Technology,Dindigul.Lecturer in EEE Dept. June 1998 to October 2003.

Teaching Areas
• Basic Electrical Engg

• Electrical Machines ( AC & DC)

• Control Systems

• Measurements & Instrumentation

• Power System operation and control

• Power system analysis

• Electrical energy generation,utilization & control

Memberships
• MIE

• MISTE

Publications

• Published a paper titled “Congestion management by optimal placement and sizing of DG based on VCPI using PSO” International Journal of Applied Engineering & Research, ISSN 1087—1090, Volume 10, Number 20 ,pp.19037-19042. April 2015

• Presented a paper titled “Loadability enhancement by optimal placement of FACTS devices using shuffled frog leaping algorithm (SFLA) “in the International conference on Emerging Trends in Engg. &Tech. organized by Institute for Engineering Research andpublication on 26.04.2015.

• Presented a paper titled “Reactive Power Procurement Scheme Using Equivalent Reactive Compensation (ERC) Method in Deregulated Electricity Markets” in the National conference on Advanced Technologies in Electrical Engg.’14 held at Kamaraj College of Engineering and Technology, Virudhunagar on 05.03.14.

• Presented a paper titled “Game theoretic approach for transmission loss allocation in deregulated power market” in the International Conference held at Velammal College of Engg. & Tech, Maduraiduring 19.12.13 – 21.12.13.

• Presented a paper titled” Comparison of Embedded Cost Based Transmission Pricing Methods” in the National conference held at EaswariEngg. College, Chennai on 23.04.13.

• Presented a paper titled”Transmission Open Access and Pricing in Deregulated Environment” in the National conference organized jointly by IET&Sethu Institute of Technology on 23.03.12.

• Published a paper titled “Multiband Hysteresis Modulation of adjacent possible switching diode clamped multilevel inverter “in International Journal of Electrical Engg. ISSN 0974-2158,vol:4;no:8;pp879-888. 2011

• Presented a paper titled “Cascaded H-Bridge MLI with minimum components binary ratio DC sources with single carrier sinusoidal PWM” in the International conference held at PSG Tech.,Coimbatore

Extra Curricular Activities
• Received a seminar grant worth Rs.30, 000 from DRDO.

• Organized DRDO sponsored one day FDP on “Advanced Technologies in Distributed generation systems and Micro grids” on April ‘2012

• Organized one day FDP on One day FDP on “Issues in Restructured Electrical Power Market “ on Feb’2012

• Convener of various committees of the programmes organized in the department.

senthName
Mrs.S. Senthilrani

Designation
Assistant Professor II

Emailid: ssr@vcet.ac.in

Undergraduate
B.E (EEE)

Postgraduate
M.Tech(VLSI DESIGN)

Phd
Pursuing

Experiences
• Assistant Professor II in Velammal College of Engineering and Technology from July 2012 to till date

• Assistant Professor III in Velammal College of Engineering and Technology from June 2010 to July 2012

• Senior Lecturer in Velammal College of Engineering and Technology from June 2009 to May 2010.

• Lecturer in Velammal College of Engineering and Technology from May 2008 to May 2009.

• .Lecturer in PSNA College of Engineering and Technology from July 2005 to April 2008

• One year experience as project trainee in Vikram Sarabai Space Center, ISRO Satellite Center, Department of Space and Technology- Trivandrum since August 2004 as a part of the curriculum.

Teaching Areas
• Digital Logic Circuits

• Electrical Machines( AC & DC)

• VLSI Design

• Measurements & Instrumentation

• ElectronicDevices and Circuits

• Principles of Management

• Basic Electrical Engg.

Memberships
ISTE

Publications
• A novel idea of using USB interface for a three phase series parallel uninterrupted power supply system International conference on digital factory-ICDF 2008, CIT, CBE.

• Design of MPTT using HDL ,International conference on advances in Mechanical Engineering, Dec 2008, SV NIT , Surat

• A novel idea for designing a maximum power photovoltiac tracker, International Conference on Energy Engg , ICEE 2009, Pondicheery Engg College

• Control scheme designing for maximum power PV tracker, International Conference on Emerging Research and Advances in Mechanical Engineering, ERA 2009, Velammal College of Engg, Chennai.

• An effective energy management to maximize profit, International conference on Energy Engg , ICEE 2009, Pondicheery Engg College

• An implementation of a green power control system with FPGA, International Conference ICRAME 2010, Noor Islam Engg College.

• Design and Installation of passive filters for power quality management, NEC 2013,Thiagarajar College of Engineering

• Delay analysis in deep submicron devices using modified logical effort model, NCRAIT 2013,KSR College of Engineering Technology.

Extra Curricular Activities
• Organized three days FDP on Research Methodology from 12.3.13 to 14.3.13

• Organized Five energy camps for schools from 2008 to 2012 on the topic Renewable energy sources and its effective utilization.

chanName
Mr.T. Chandrasekar

Designation
Assistant Professor II

Undergraduate
B.E (EEE)

Postgraduate
M.E(Powersystems)

Experiences
• Velammal College of Engineering & Technology, Madurai Assistant Professor in EEE Dept June 2010 to till date.

• National Engineering College, Kovilpatti, EEE dept Lecturer June 2006 to June 2009

• Arulmigu Kallalakar Polytechniccollege , Melur,Lecturer July1997 to Sep2003

Teaching Areas

• Basic Electrical and electronics engineering

• Electrical machines

• High voltage engineering

• Power system analysis

• Power systems Protection and switchgear

• Circuit theory

• Power systems transients

Memberships
• MIE,

• MISTE

Publications
• Presented paper entitled Modeling and performance analysis of microturbine based distributed generation in the international conference on computational intelligence and advanced manufacturing research held at VELS university, Chennai on 6th April 2013

Extra Curricular Activities
• Organized one day national level FDP on the topic “Mathematical methods for Electrical Engineers” in October 2011 at Velammal College of Engineering and Technology , EEE department , Madurai

radhiName
Mrs.A. Radhika

Designation
Assistant Professor -II

Emailid: ark@vcet.ac.in

Undergraduate
B.E(EEE)

Postgraduate
M.E(Power Electronics and Drives)

Phd
Pursuing

Experiences
• Velammal College of Engineering & Technology, Madurai. Assistant Professor in EEE Dept. January 2011 to till date

• Raja college of Engineering&Technology,Madurai. Lecturer in EEE Dept. Feb 2008 toJuly 2010.

• PandianSaraswathiyadavaEngineering &Technology,Sivagangai,Lecturer in EEE Dept. Jan2004 to Jan 2008.

Teaching Areas
• Basic Electrical Engg

• Design of Electrical Machines

• Electro magnetic filed theory

• Measurements & Instrumentation

• Electronic Devices and circuits

• Power system analysis

• .Power Electronics

Publications
• Published a paper titled “Adjacent possible Switching Diode Clamped Multilevel inverter With Single Carrier Sinusoidal PWM” in International Journal of Engg, Research &Indu.Appls.(IJERIA).ISSN 0974-1518,vol.5,no.I pp.97-110

• Presented a paper titled “MPPT and SEPIC based controller development for energy utilization in CUBESATS” in the 2012 Annual IEEE India zonference(INDICON),held at Kochi, published IEEE- xplore digital Library.

Extra Curricular Activities
• Organized a FDP on “ Research issues in Electrical Engineering” on 10th and 11th March 2011,Sponsored by Anna University of Technology-Madurai with an amount of Rs-10,000 /-

• Anna university affiliation incharge for EEE department

• Convener of various committees of the programmes organized in the department.

• Overall department Counsellor

• .Placement and training in charge for EEE during academic year 2012 to 2013.

dhura
Name
Mr.P. Duraipandy

Designation
Assistant Professor-II

Emailid: vai_2k4@yahoo.co.in

Undergraduate
B.E (EEE)

Postgraduate
ME-Power System

Phd
Pursuing

Experiences
• Velammal College of Engineering & Technology, Madurai. Assistant Professor in EEE Department from01-06-11 to till Date.

• Kalasalingm University,Srivilliputhur.Assistant Professor in EEE Department from 25.06.2007 to 20.05.2011.

• SCAD College of Engineering and Technology, Tirunelveli.Assistant Professor in EEE Department from 01.05.2006 to24.06.2007.

Teaching Areas
• Basic Electrical & Electronics Engineering

• Electrical Machines

• Electromagnetic Theory 4.Measurements and Instrumentation

• Power System Analysis

• Power System Control

• Principles of Management

Memberships
MISTE, Graduate Student Member in IEEE

Publications
• Published a paper titled “Radial Basis Function Neural Network for On-Line Voltage On Line Voltage Stability Assessment” in the CSIR & DRDO sponsored Third National conference on Power and Energy Systems, NPES ’11 held on 18th& 19th March 2011 at Kalasalingam University.

• Published a paper titled “Steady State Voltage Stability Assessment using Continuation Power Flow” in the IEEE sponsored Second National conference on Intelligent Techniques in Control Optimization and Signal Processing conducted on 1st and 2nd April, 2011 held at Kalasalingam University.

• Published a paper titled “Static Voltage Stability Margin Enhancement Using Static VAR Compensator” in the IEEE sponsored National conference on Power System conducted on 28th March, 2012 held at Sudharsan Engineering College.

• Participated in a conference on “Energy Management & Renewable Sources” sponsored by Confederation of Indian Industry held at the Gateway Hotel, Madurai on 29th June 2012.

• Submitted a paper titled “ANN for Large Scale Power System Voltage Stability Assessment” in the IEEE sponsored Fourth National conference on Intelligent Techniques in Control Optimization and Signal Processing conducted on 22nd&23rd March, 2013 held at Kalasalingam University

• Submitted a paper titled “SVM for On-Line Voltage Stability Assessment” in the IEEE sponsored Fourth National conference on Intelligent Techniques in Control Optimization and Signal Processing conducted on 22nd&23rd March, 2013 held at Kalasalingam University.

• Participated and presented a paper titled “On Line Voltage Stability Monitoring using ANN with Dimensionality Reduction Techniques” in the International Conference on Power System Analysis, Control and Optimization- 2008, AU college of Engineering, Visakhapatnam.

• .Published a paper titled “Artificial Neural Network Approach for On-Line Voltage Stability Assessment with Reduced Input Feature set, in the International Conference on Power, Control and Embedded Systems, Anna University, Chennai Dec. 8-10, 2010, page. No. 79-86.

• Published a Paper titled, “Cuk Converter based CSI fed BLDC Motor for Defence applications” in International Journal of Earth Sciences and Engineeringduring January 2012.

Extra Curricular Activities
• Attended 9 workshops and 12 Faculty Development Programmes

• Organized an One Day Technical Symposium ‘e-war – ‘12’ on 11.02.2012

• Organized an One Day Technical Event Techday-’12 on 21.03.2012

• Organized an One Day FDP on Integrated Renewable Energy Sources on 09.10.2012

deepikName
Ms.T. Deepika Vinothini

Designation
Assistant Professor- III

Emailid: tdv@vcet.ac.in

Undergraduate
B.E(EEE)

Postgraduate
M.E(Power Electronics & Drives)

Experiences
• Velammal College of Engineering & Technology, Madurai. Assistant Professor in EEE Dept. July 2011 to till date.

Teaching Areas
• Electrical Engineering (AC & DC)

• Electrical Machines-I

• Design of Electrical Machines

• Transmission and Distribution

• Biomedical Instrumentation

Memberships
AMIE

Publications
• Presented a paper titled “MPPT and SEPIC based controller development for energy utilization in CUBESATS” in the 2012 Annual IEEE India Conference(INDICON),held at Kochi, published IEEE- xplore digital Library

• Presented a paper titled “A Universal Grid connected Fuel Cell inverter for residential as well as commercial applications” in the 2013 International conference held at Sri Venkateshwara College of Engineering, Chennai.

• Presented a paper titled “Preprocessing of PPG signals with performance based methods” in the 2013 national conference held at Angel College of Engineering & Technology, Tirupur.

karthName
B.Kiruthiga

Designation
Assistant Professor III

Emailid: kirthigas1@gmail.com

Undergraduate
B.E

Postgraduate
MBA

Experiences
• working as a asst.professor in VCET,Madurai from 05.06.2009 to till date.

• Worked as a lecturer in SIT,Kariapatti from august 2008 to May 2009.

Teaching Areas
• Organizational theory design and development

• Advertising and Sales promotion

• DBMS

• Organisational behavior

• Operation Management.

Memberships
• MISTE.

• AIMA.

• MMA.

Mentorship
counselling for 45 students.

Extra Curricular Activities
• Received seminar grant Rs.60,000 from AICTE to organizenational conference on ”Resource Management- A Focus on inclusive Growth”.

• Received Rs.2,30,000 from Entrepreneurship Development Institute of India ,Ahmadabad under DST-NIMAT project 2012 to organize Entrepreneurship awareness camp and faculty development programme.

rajeName
Ms.J. Rajeswari

Designation
Assistant Professor – III

Emailid: rajeswari@vcet.ac.in

Undergraduate
B. E (Electronics and Communication Engineering)

Postgraduate
M. E (Communication Systems)

Experiences
• Velammal College of Engineering & Technology, Madurai. Assistant Professor- III in EEE Dept. July 2011 to till date

• Oxford Engineering College, Trichy, Lecturer in ECE Dept. Oct 2011 to Jan 2011

• Dhaya College of Engineering, Madurai.Assistant Professor in ECE Dept. June 2011 to Sep 2011.

Teaching Areas
• Communication Engineering

• Basic Electrical & Electronics Engineering

• Control Systems

Memberships
AMIE

Publications
• A paper titled “Novel approach to design on algorithm for concise range queries on innovative trends in computing technology” has been presented at the International conference heldat The Rajaas EngineeringCollege,Vadakkankulam.

• A paper titled “Control Strategy of Super conducting Magnetic Energy Storage system Based Dynamic Voltage Restorer”has been presented at the National conference held at Angel college of Engineering& Technology.

• A paper titled “Frame synchronization error cancellation for comb type pilot aided OFDM systems”has been presented at the National conference held at GKM college of Engineering & Technology, Chennai.

Projects
• AICTE grant of worth Rs.9Lakhs is sanctioned for a project on “Custom power devices for power quality management”: Co- Principal Investigator.

Extra Curricular Activities
Attended a one day workshop on “Fuzzy Systems and Applications” at NIT, Trichy on July 13, 2013.

chiName
Mr.G.V. Chidambarathanu

Designation
Assistant Professor – III

Emailid: gcu@vcet.ac.in

Undergraduate
B.E (EEE)

Postgraduate
M.E(Power Electronics & Drives)

Experiences
• Velammal College of Engineering & Technology, Madurai. Assistant Professor in EEE Dept. June 2013 to till date

• Sethu Institute of Technology,Madurai. Assistant Professor in EEE Dept. January 2011 to April 2011.

• Sethu Institute of Technology,Madurai. Lecturer in EEE Dept. November 2008 to December 2010.

Teaching Areas
• Transmission and Distribution

• Control Systems

• Special Electrical Machines

• High Voltage Engineering

• Measurement & Instrumentation

• Electrical Drives & Control

Memberships
M.I.S.T.E

padmanName
Mr. K. Padmanaban

Designation
Assistant Professor III

Emailid: padupoi@gmail.com

Undergraduate
Electrical and Electronics Engineering

Postgraduate
Power Electronics and Drives

Teaching Areas
Basic Electrical Engineering

Extra Curricular Activities
First International Conference on Enhancements in Power Electronics and controls – 2011 International Conference on Power and Energy Systems’13

kveeralakshmiName
Mrs.K.Veeralakshmi

Designation
Assistant Professor – III

Email id: k.v.lakshmi@vcet.ac.in

Undergraduate
B. E (Electrical and Electronics  Engineering )

Postgraduate
M. E (Power Electronics & Drives Engineering)

Area of Interest
• Power Electronics

• Linear Integrated Circuits

• Digital Special Electrical Machines

• Digital Logic Circuits

jayaName
R.B.Jayanthi rajee

Designation
Assisstant Professor- III

Emailid: rbj@vcet.ac.in

Undergraduate
B.E(ECE)

Postgraduate
M.E(Communication systems)

Experiences
1 year,6 months

omName
Mr.A. Om Prakash

Designation
Assisstant Professor- III

Emailid: aop@vcet.ac.in
Undergraduate
B.E.,(EEE)

Postgraduate
M.E.,(Power Systems)

Teaching Areas
Special Electrical Machines

devakiName
Ms.M. Devaki,

Designation
Assistant Professor III

Undergraduate
B.E (EEE)

Postgraduate
M.E(Power Systems Engineering)

Experiences
Velammal College of Engineering & Technology, Madurai. Teaching Assistant in EEE Dept. July 2011 to till date.

Teaching Areas
• Digital Logic Circuits

• Measurements & Instrumentation

Memberships
AMIE

Extra Curricular Activities
• Attended a one day workshop on “Fuzzy Systems and Applications” at NIT, Trichy on July 13, 2013.

ksnehaName
Ms.K.Sneha

Designation
Assistant Professor-III

Emailid: ksa@vcet.ac.in

Undergraduate
B.E ELECTRICAL AND ELECTRONICS ENGINEERING

Postgraduate
M.E POWER SYSTEM ENGINEERING

Teaching Areas
• DIGITAL LOGIC CIRCUITS

• ELECTRIC CIRCUIT ANALYSIS

• ELECTRON DEVICES AND CIRCUITS

Publications

 No. of Journals : 1

No. of International Conference/National Conference: 1

Mentorship
• 11 Students

 

smeenakshiName
Mrs.S.Meenakshi

Designation
Assistant Professor – III

Emailid: eeemeena@gmail.com

Undergraduate
B. E (Electrical and Electronics Engineering)

Postgraduate
M. E (Power System Engineering)

Experiences
• Worked as Lecturer in Seikalathur Kamatchi Amman Polytechnic College, Manamadurai from 2010 to 2011.

• Worked as Assistant System Engineer in Tata Consultancy Services Limited.

• Worked as Engineer in L&T at Salalah International Airport (Nov-2014 to May-2015).

Area of Interest
• Renewable Energy Sources

• Power System Analysis

• Electric Circuit Analysis

Publications
• Published IEEE paper on ““Design Of Multi-Junction Solar Cells Using PC1D”(ISBN : 978-1-4673-6149-1).

rsaranyaName
Mrs.R.Saranya

Designation
Assistant Professor – III

Email id: rsy@vcet.ac.in

Undergraduate
B. E (Electronics and Instrumentation Engineering )

Postgraduate
M. E (Control and Instrumentation Engineering)

Area of Interest
• Biomedical Instrumentation

• Digital Logic Circuits

 

kadharName
Mr. V. Chandrasekar

Emailid: vcs@vcet.ac.in

SivaKumarName
Mr.P.SivaKumar

Designation
Teaching Assistant

Emailid: psi@vcet.ac.in

Undergraduate
B.E.,(EEE)

Postgraduate
M.E.,(Power Electronics and Drives)

Experience

Teaching Assistant in Velammal College of Engineering & Technology from June 2014 to till date.

Teaching Areas
• Electrical Machines II

• Power Electronics