|Dr Jitendra G. Jamnani
HoD & Associate Professor
B.E., M.Tech., Ph.D
Email : JG.Jamnani@sot.pdpu.ac.in
Areas of Interest: Electrical Machines and Design,
Advanced Electrical Machines,
Power System Protection and Switchgear,
Power System Operation and Control,
High Voltage Engineering,
EHV AC and HVDC Transmission,
Energy Management and Audit,
Energy Efficiency in Electrical Utilities
Brief Profile: Dr. Jitendra Jamnani has been working with the Department of Electrical Engineering, School of Technology, PDPU since October-2013. His Educational Qualifications include M.Tech. Electrical with specialization in Power Systems from Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Roorkee and Ph.D. in Electrical Engineering from M.S.University, Vadodara. He has over 22 years of teaching experience at both UG and PG levels and one and half years Industrial experience. He has published more than 32 papers in National/International conferences/Journals and completed 4 consultancy projects for Industry. He has authored 4 popular books on "DC Machines &Transformers", "AC Machines", "Elements of Electrical Design" and "Switchgear". He has also presented research papers at IEEE/IET International conferences held in India and Abroad. He is a life member of ISTE and member of IEEE.
|Prof Vivek Jayantkumar Pandya
B.E., M.E, Ph.D
Email : Vivek.Pandya@sot.pdpu.ac.in
Areas of Interest: Teaching Interest:
Switch gear & Protection, Electrical Machines, Power System Analysis
Power System Protection
|Dr Amit V. Sant
Ph.D, M.Tech., B.E.
Email : Amit.Sant@sot.pdpu.ac.in
Areas of Interest: Dr. Amit's research interests include (i) Power Electronics Converters, (ii) Power Quality Enhancement, (iii) Electric Drives, (iv) Electric Vehicles, (v) Renewable Energy Technology
Brief Profile: Prior to joining PDPU, Dr. Amit Sant was a Post Doctoral Researcher at Masdar Institute of Science and Technology, Abu (April 2012 - September 2014). He worked on projects related to shunt active filters, unified power quality conditioners, electric vehicles, grid connected solar inverters, and fault-ride-through. His research paper in the area of grid connected solar inverter was awarded the Best Paper Award at the 40th IEEE Annual Conference of the IEEE Industrial Electronics Society, IECON 2013. From March 2015 to March 2016, he served as an Assistant Professor & Head of the Electrical Engineering Department, BITS Edu Campus, Vadodara, Gujarat. His academic qualifications include a Ph.D. (Electrical Engg.) from IIT Delhi, New Delhi, M.Tech. (Electrical Engg.) from Nirma University, Ahmedabad, Gujarat, and B.E. from Manipal University (Electrical & Electronics Engg.), Manipal, Karnataka. The topic of his Ph.D. dissertation was "Novel Speed Control Techniques for Vector Controlled PMSM Drive. Dr. Amit Sant was awarded Gold Medal for Scholastic Achievements and Best Student Award. Also, during his Bachelor's, he was the recipient for I.S.L.E. scholarship. Dr. Amit is reviewer for IEEE Transactions on Industrial Electronics, IEEE Transactions on Power Electronics, IET Power Electronics. He has published eleven research papers in IEEE transactions and IEEE Conferences.
|Dr Anilkumar Trikambhai Markana
B.Tech., M.Tech., Ph.D
Email : Anil.Markana@spt.pdpu.ac.in
Areas of Interest: Control systems, process control, multi-objective optimization based Model Predictive Control (MPC).
Brief Profile: Dr. Anilkumar Markana is currently working as Assistant Professor in the department of Electrical Engineering, Pandit Deendayal Petroleum University, Gandhinagar, India. Dr. Markana holds PhD and M.Tech degree from systems and control engineering department, IIT Bombay. His research interests are in the area of control systems, process control and multi-objective optimization nased model predictive control. Prior to working at PDPU, he worked at Honeywell Automation India Ltd. Pune. He has 14 years of teaching and 03 years of industrial experience. He is also recipient of Director General NCC baton from DG NCC, New Delhi, in the year 2014-15 for securing first rank during pre-commission course at Officers Training Academy (OTA), Kamptee and commissioned as Lieutenant in 9 Gujarat NCC Batallion, Ahmadabad. Currently Lt. Anilikumar Markana is also serving as Associate NCC officer for senior wing boys NCC unit at PDPU.
|Mr Elijah Tintius Toppo
B.Tech., M.Tech., Ph.D(Pursuing)
Email : Elijah.Toppo@sot.pdpu.ac.in
Areas of Interest: Power Electronics, Embedded Systems, Electric Drives etc.
|Mrs Leena Santosh
B.Tech., M.Tech., Ph.D(Pursuing)
Email : Leena.Santosh@sot.pdpu.ac.in
Areas of Interest: Power system economics, Electricity market dynamics, decentralized control of smart grid
Brief Profile: Having worked in power sector at the distribution end for about 6 years, I joined academics. I am currently pursuing Phd from SOT, PDPU.
|Ms MEERA RANA KARAMTA
Ph.D(Pursuing), M.Tech., B.E.
Email : Meera.Karamta@sot.pdpu.ac.in
Areas of Interest:
|Mr Nirav D. Karelia
Email : Nirav.Karelia@sot.pdpu.ac.in
Areas of Interest: Power Electronics Converters & Drives, Power Quality and active filters, FACT controllers and Custom Power Devices, UPQC, Distributed Generation, Renewable energy sources, Smart grid, Energy efficiency, Energy audit and management.
Brief Profile: Mr. Nirav Karelia possesses ideally blended career profile having more than twenty years of experience in industry as well as academia.
|Mr Ravi Botta
Email : Ravi.Botta@sot.pdpu.ac.in
Areas of Interest: DC microgrid, Power System Optimisation, Grid intigration of Renewable Sources, HVDC transmission, FACTS controllers modeling and Control, Electrical Machines.
Brief Profile: M.Tech (Power systems), NIT Trichy, 2015
|Mr Satya Raja Sekhar
Email : Satyaraja.Shekhar@sot.pdpu.ac.in
Areas of Interest: Application of power electronics in Power systems and drives
|Dr Siddharth Sanjaykumar Joshi
B.Tech., M.E, Ph.D
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|Mr T VENKATA PAVAN KUMAR
M.Tech., B.Tech., Ph.D(Pursuing)
Email : Pavan.Venkata@sot.pdpu.ac.in
Areas of Interest: power system protection,micro grid protection
Brief Profile: M.Tech in Power Systems Engineering from NIT Warangal in 2014.
B.Tech in Electrical and Electronic Engineering from Koneru Lakshmaiah College of Engineering in 2011
|Mrs Vima pravin Mali
Email : Vima.Mali@sot.pdpu.ac.in
Areas of Interest: Hybrid energy storage system in electric vehicle
|Mr Vipin S. Shukla
Email : Vipin.Shukla@pdpu.ac.in
Areas of Interest: Signal and Image Processing, Power Plant Dynamics and Control