NPEC - 2018

National Power Engineering Conference 2018

9th and 10th, March 2018

Thiagarajar College of Engineering, Tiruparankundram, Madurai, Tamilnadu, India


Technical Sponsors

Podhigai Subsection of Madras Section

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Chief Patron

Karumuthu T.Kannan ,

Chairman & Correspondent, TCE, Madurai.


Dr. V. Abhai Kumar , Principal , TCE, Madurai.

Organizing Chair

Dr. S. Baskar,  Prof & Head, EEE Dept, TCE,  Madurai.

Conference General Chair

Dr. Krishnan , Chairman, IEEE Podhigai subsection of Madras section.


Dr. B. Ashok Kumar ,Assistant Prof,  EEE, TCE, Madurai.
Dr. G. Sivasankar , Assistant Prof,  EEE, TCE, Madurai.

Conference Technical Chair

Dr. N. Kamaraj , Professor and Dean (Students),  EEE, TCE, Madurai.
Dr. M. Saravanan , Professor,  EEE, TCE, Madurai.
Prof S. Sivakumar , Associate Professor,  EEE, TCE, Madurai.
Dr. V. Suresh Kumar , Associate Professor,  EEE, TCE, Madurai.
Dr. V. Saravanan , Associate Professor, EEE, TCE,  Madurai.

Program chair

Dr. P. Venkatesh , Associate Professor,  EEE, TCE, Madurai.
Dr. K. Selvi , Associate Professor,  EEE, TCE, Madurai.
Dr. P. Renuga , Associate Professor,  EEE, TCE, Madurai.
Dr. S. Latha , Associate Professor,  EEE, TCE, Madurai.
Dr. C. K. Babulal , Assistant Professor,  EEE, TCE, Madurai.
Dr. M. Geethanjali , Assistant Professor,  EEE, TCE, Madurai.
Dr. N. Shanmugavadivoo , Assistant Professor,  EEE, TCE, Madurai.
Dr. L. Jessisahayashanthi , Assistant Professor, EEE, TCE,  Madurai.
Dr. R. Rajanprakash  , Assistant Professor, EEE, TCE,   Madurai.  

Executive Committee

Dr. Dhanasekaran.R , Director- Research, Syed Ammal Engineering College, Ramanathapuram 
Dr.B.Paramasivan,  Chairman- IEEE ITS Madras Chapter, Prof & Head/CSE, National Engineering College, K.R Nagar, Kovilpatti
Dr. Arumugam Manoharan , IEEE student Project (Chair) IEEE Madras section
Dr. S. Raju , Dean Industry Interface, ECE, TCE, Madurai
Dr. S. Mercy Shalinie,  Professor & Head, CS, TCE, Madurai
Dr. R. Sukanesh,  Associate Professor & Head, ECE, TCE, Madurai
Dr. S. J. Thiruvengadam,  Professor, , ECE, TCE, Madurai
Dr. S. Rajaram , Associate Professor, ECE, TCE, Madurai
Dr. S. MD. Mansoor Roomi,  Assistant Professor, ECE, TCE, Madurai
Dr. B. Manimegalai,  Assistant Professor, , ECE, TCE, Madurai
Dr. S. Kanthamani,  Associate Professor, , ECE, TCE, Madurai
Dr. B. Yogameena,  Associate Professor, ECE, TCE, Madurai
Dr. K.Kalyani,  Assistant Professor, ECE, TCE, Madurai
Ms. Karthiga Shankar,  Assistant Professor , IT, TCE, Madurai

Session chair 

Dr. V. Prakash , Associate Professor,  EEE, TCE, Madurai.
Dr. S. Arockiaedwinxavier , Assistant Professor,  EEE, TCE, Madurai.
Dr. P. S. Manoharan , Associate Professor,  EEE, TCE, Madurai.
Dr. D. Kavitha , Assistant Professor, EEE, TCE,  Madurai.
Dr. S. Charlesraja , Assistant Professor, EEE, TCE,  Madurai.
Dr. V. Mahesh , Assistant Professor, EEE, TCE,  Madurai.
Dr. D. Nelson jayakumar , Assistant Professor, EEE, TCE,  Madurai.
Dr. R. Medeswaran , Assistant Professor,  EEE, TCE, Madurai.
Prof V. Seetharaman , Assistant Professor,  EEE, TCE, Madurai.
Prof M. Ramkumar , Assistant Professor,  EEE, TCE, Madurai.
Publication chair  Dr. R. Helen , Assistant Professor,  EEE, TCE, Madurai.
Prof M. Varatharajan , Assistant Professor,  EEE, TCE, Madurai.

Advisory Committee

Dr. S.N Singh , Chair Professor, Department of Electrical Engineering, Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur.  
Dr. Abhijit R. Abhyankar , Associate Professor, Department of Electrical Engineering, Indian Institute of Technology, Delhi.  
Dr. N. Ammasai Gounden , Professor, Department of Electrical and Electronics Engineering, National Institute of Technology, Tiruchirapalli.
Dr. N. Krishnan , Professor & Dean, Centre for Information Technology and Engineering, Manonmaniam Sundaranar University, Tirunelveli.  
Er. Veerendra vasamsetty , Innovation Manager at Schneider Electric & Group, Sr.Edison Expert, Bengaluru, India.
Er. V. Chandrasekar , Power Electronics Center for Development of Advanced Computing (CDAC), Vellayambalam, Trivandrum.  
Er. A. D. Thirumoorthy , Director, Coimbatore Solar Energy Solutions Pvt.Ltd., Coimbatore.- 641043.
Er. S. Ananth Kumar , National Instruments, Bengaluru. 

Advisory committee Abroad

Dr. Akhtar Kalam, 
Head of Engineering Leader – Smart Energy Research Unit, College of Engineering and Science, Victoria University, Australia
Dr.Ghanim Putrus,  Professor of Electrical Power Engineering, Northumbria University, United Kingdom
Dr. Abdel moamen mohammed abdel rahim,  Faculty of Energy Engineering, Aswan University, Aswan,Egypt.
Dr. Ahmed F. Zobaa , Senior Lecturer / MSc Course Director – Sustainable Electrical Power, Institute of Energy Futures Smart Power Networks Theme,
Dept of Electronic & Computer Engineering, Brunel University London, United Kingdom
Dr. Mohammad Abido,  Distinguished University Professor, Director/Founder of Electrical Power & Energy Systems Research Group, Electrical Engineering Dept.,
King Fahd Univ. of Petroleum & Minerals, Saudi Arabia.
Dr. Mohamed Hadi Habaebi,  Associate Professor, International Islamic University Malaysia, Malaysia
Dr. Ibraheem Nasiruddin,  Professor, Qassim University,Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.
Dr. Nurul Fadzlin BT Hasbullah,  Associate Professor, International Islamic University Malaysia, Malaysia
Dr. Muhammad IBN Ibrahimy,  Associate Professor, International Islamic University Malaysia, Malaysia
Dr. Shihab Ahmed Hameed,  Professor, International Islamic University Malaysia, Malaysia
Dr. Ahsan Rahman,  Assistant Professor, Electrical Engineering Department, College of Engineering, Qassim University, Saudi Arabia
Dr. Rajesh Kumar. Ramraj,  Associate Professor, Edith Cowan University, Joondalup, Australia.
Dr. S M A Motakabber,  Assistant Professor, Dept of Electrical & Computer Engineering, International Islamic University Malaysia, Malaysia
Dr. Maozhen(Rick) Li,  Professor/ Course Director for MSc Distributed Systems, Department of Electronic and Computer Engineering College of Engineering,
Brunel Unisversity London, Kingston Lane Uxbridge
Dr. Herbert Hess,  Professor, Electrical & Computer Engineering, University of Idaho, Moscow.
Dr. Krishna R. Pattipati,  Board of Trustees Distinguished Professor & UTC Professor of Systems Engineering, University of Connecticut, United States.
Dr. Desineni Subbaram Naidu,  Professor and Jack Rowe Endowed Chair, University of Minnesota Duluth, United States.
Dr. Huamin Li,  Assistant Professor, Sungkyunkwan University North Campus Buffalo,New York, USA.
Dr. Hua Tang,  AssociateProfessor, Professor and Jack Rowe Endowed Chair, University of Minnesota Duluth, United States.
Dr.B.Chitti Babu,  AssociateProfessor, Dept. of Electrical & Electronics Engineering, The University of Nottingham (U.K) Malaysia Campus,Selangor, Malaysia.