Electrical Engineering

DEPARTMENT OF ELECTRICAL & ELECTRONICS ENGINEERING

Dr.P.Pramila Ph.D ,M.E, (Powersystems)
Prof& Head of the Dept

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The department of Electrical & Electronics Engineering came into existence along with the establishment of the institution in the year 1979. It is now headed by Dr. Pramila M.E. ,Ph.D., supported by highly qualified, experienced and dedicated staff.

In this age of development in technology it is we the Electrical & Electronics engineers who hold the key to development with our horizon ranging from power generation to micro controllers. Founded in 1979, the department boasts of well equipped labs & a well qualified faculty. The department has endeavored in organizing regular field trips to various industries hence giving ample industrial exposure, thus integrating practical & theoretical knowledge.

To develop the overall personality of the students the Electrical Engineering Association (EEA) was formed. EEA holds various seminars ,technical talks & personality development programs to keep the students & staff updated with the latest developments. Several technical institutions like CPRI. PRDA etc, have conducted various lectures & workshops. To add to the credibility of the department various project papers have been acknowledged by the industry .The department has VTU recognized R&D centre and 5 faculty members from our department & also from other institutions have registered for Ph.D at this centre. Also 5 faculty members of our department have been awarded Ph.D. in diversified areas of EEE . Thus the department have strong sense of responsibility to provide an excellent technological education to the undergraduates and has been successful in providing platform to carry out R&D work. The students acquire the requisite knowledge for a successful carrier and the academic strength of the faculty is reflected by the alumini, many of whom are in the top echelons of industry and academia both in India and abroad.

Department has good placement record of 90% in top companies.

Department also has appreciable record of topping VTU twice i,e 1st rank with 07 Gold medals and secured 02 consecutive ranks (1st and 2nd rank) for the academic year 2013-14, 02 rank for the academic year 2015-16, 01 rank for the academic year 2016-17.

Total number of Staff in the department :27

Number of Staff with Ph.D.:05
Number of Professors: 01
Number of Associate Professors: 07
Number of Assistant Professors: 06
Number of Non-Teaching Staff: 13

Vision of the Department

To produce competent Engineers to excel in the field of Electrical and Electronics Engineering by adopting strong teaching and research environment.

Mission of the department

• To prepare graduates for life-long learning and leadership roles in their chosen fields.

• To prepare students to provide technically sound, feasible and socially acceptable solutions to the real life problems.

• To develop critical thinking, social and ethical responsibilities, team work and communication skills in graduate students.

• To start post graduate programs and enhance the capabilities of research center through industry institute interaction.

• To motivate students to pursue higher studies and promote entrepreneurship.

Program Educational Objectives

Program Educational Objectives

PEO 1: Graduate of Electrical and Electronics engineering will excel as professionals with acquired knowledge in mathematics, science and engineering principles.

PEO 2: Graduate of Electrical and Electronics engineering will possess the ability to identify and analyze real life problems and provide solutions that are technically sound, economically feasible and socially acceptable.

PEO 3: Graduate of Electrical and Electronics engineering will exhibit professionalism, ethical

Program Specific Outcomes (PSOs)

Electrical and Electronics Engineering Graduates will be able to:

1.

Model, estimate, simulate and analyze the performance of power system operation, control and their protection mechanisms.

2.

Design electrical machines to the given specifications, analyze and test their performance

3.

Design, develop and analyze electrical and electronic systems for applications to power and other domains.

 

 

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DETAILS

1

Name: Dr. P. PRAMILA

Designation: Professor & Head of the Dept.

Qualification: B.E.,M.E.,Ph.D

Area of interest: Power Systems

Contact: 8050291859

Mail ID: <pramila_madhuri@rediffmail.com, dr.p.pramila26@gmail.com>

2

Name: Y PAVAN KUMAR

Designation: Associate professor

Qualification: M.Tech

Area of interest: Power System, Voltage Stability and FACTS

Contact: 9448043127

Mail ID: <ypkbit@gmail.com>,

3

Name : J ASHWATHA NARAYANAPPA

Designation : Associate Professor

Qualification : B.E,M.E

Contact : 9980030409

Area of interest : Power Systems

Mail ID: <jathavaraashwath@yahoo.co.in>,

4

Name : Dr. G SUDHA

Designation : Associate Professor

Qualification : M.E, PhD

Area of interest : Power System Protection, Power Quality Assessment and Management, AI tools and its Application in Power Engineering and Control, Sensor Networks and Communication Networks

Contact : 9902730103

Mail ID: <sudhag_bit@yahoo.co.in>

5

Name: SMITHA A N

Designation: Associate Professor

Qualification: B.E. , M. Tech., (Ph.D)

Area of interest: Electrical Services, Renewable Energy Sources and Nano Technology

Contact:`9880848239

Mail ID: <smithaan61@gmail.com>,

6

Name : Dr. M R PRAPULLA

Designation : Associate Professor

Qualification : B.E, M Tech, PhD

Contact : 9538780505

Area of interest: Control Systems

Mail ID: <mprapullah6@gmail.com>,

7

Name: Dr. SWARNALATHA SRINIVAS

Designation: Associate Professor

Qualification: B.E, M.E, PhD

Area of interest: Wireless Communication, Ad-hoc Networks, VANETs, MANETS, Sensor Networks

Contact: 9632477033

Mail ID: <swarnalatha.ss@gmail.com>,

8

Name: Dr. H B NAGESH

Designation: Associate Professor

Qualification: B.E, M.Tech., Ph.D

Area of interest: Power system voltage stability, FACTS

Contact: 9845230018

Mail ID: <hbnbit@gmail.com>,

9

Name: SUMAN A H

Designation: Assistant Professor

Qualification: B.E, M.E.

Area of interest: Power Electronics & Electric Drives

Contact: 9880467548

Mail ID: <sumanah01@gmail.com>,

10

Name: S RADHIKA

Designation: Assistant Professor

Qualification: B.E,M.E.

Area of interest: Power Electronics

Contact: 9844153556

Mail ID: <eeesradhika@gmail.com>,

11

Name: H SURESH

Designation: Assistant Professor

Qualification: B.E., M.Tech

Area of interest: Power Electronics & Drives, Solar & Wind Renewable energy sources

Contact: 9986040846

Mail ID: <suresh_0672@yahoo.com>,

12

Name: LAKSHMI R

Designation: Assistant Professor

Qualification: B.E, M.E.

Area of interest: Power Electronics & Electric Drives

Contact: 9886746450

Mail ID: <lakshmi174.r@gmail.com>,

13

Name: YASHWANTH KUMAR B

Designation: Assistant Professor

Qualification: B.E., M.E.

Area of interest: Power Electronics,Renewable energy

Contact: 9742010117

Mail ID: <kumaryashp@gmail.com>,

14

Name: HARSHAVARDHAN C P

Designation: Assistant Professor

Qualification: B.E., M.E

Area of interert: Power systems

Contact: 9844874391

Mail ID: <harshachand06@gmail.com>,

 

Achievements

During 2013-14 VTU examination


Abhilash A.S
has secured 1st Rank with 7 Gold Medals.

Pruthvi R
has secured 2nd rank

During 2014-15 VTU examination


RAHUL MADHUKAR
IIRANK

GOPAL DEO PRASAD
VI-RANK

RAKESH RAUSHAN
IX-RANK

During 2016-17 VTU examination


LAVANYA UNDAVILLI
VII-RANK

Infrastructure:

The department possesses up to date equipment and software packages to deep the students abreast with the latest trends and requirements of the ever changing industrial environment

Laboratories:

The department has well equipped Laboratories affording students practical experiences in handling machines and theoretical know how.
Electrical Machines Lab: Include AC/DC generator and motors, inductions and synchronous motors, transformers, DC regulator.

Microcontroller Lab : a full fledged microcontroller lab , that offers interaction with 8051 model.

Electrical Measurement lab: Equipped with latest technologies in electrical energy measurement and instrumentation such as kelvin bridges, flux meter, universal measuring bridges, energy meter and digital RMS meters

Linear integrated Circuits lab : Theorem simulator kits , CROs, signal generators are used to study opamp characteristic’s & its application circuits are designed &analysed .

High voltage lab: study of high voltage systems, stress analysis on transmission lines etc is carried out using latest voltage testing and measuring equipment

Power electronics lab: Experiments involving study of SCRs, chopper and inverter circuits etc are taken up. study of electric drives and speed control of motor are taken up

Controls Lab: Practical exercises on analysis of DC servomotors, feedback mechanisms, stepper motors are taken up

Power system simulation / pspice lab: The lab houses software for load flow studies, fault analysis , steady state and transient state stability studies, optimality of performance study, system interconnection and their computer simulation etc.

AEC/DEC Labs: study of characteristics of transistors, diodes, FET,MOSFET,CMOS, and opamps are taken up. Realization of flip-flops, counters, multiplexers, demultiplexers, encoder,, decoder, ADC/DAC, multivibrators etc. are done.

MATLAB : Knowledge about various signals & system softwares are obtained.



Academics

CURRICULUM

Machines: AC/DC machines ,Generalized machine theory , special machines, solid state control , Traction , Electrical Machine Design.

Power System: Power Generation , transmission & Distribution ,Power System & stability ,HVDC, Power Electronics and Illumination. Power system operation control.

Electronics: Analog Electronics, Digital Electronics , Electronics instrumentation ,Microcontrollers, Microprocessors , DSP, AI, Switching & Finite Automata, Neural Networks.

Computers : C/C++, Java & internet programming, CCN, Computer Application to Power Systems, Computer Organization.

Controls: Linear control Systems, Advanced control systems, Fuzzy logic control systems.

Affiliations to technical forums like IEEE and IEE enhance upon the technical knowledge of the students. Over the years students have participated in the events organized by various forums. In the process students keep themselves updated with the latest developments all over the world with IEEE and IEE journals.

Research

To add to the credibility of the department various project papers have been acknowledged by the industry .The department has VTU recognized R&D centre and 5 faculty members from our department & also from other institutions have registered for Ph.D at this centre. Also 5 faculty members of our department have been awarded Ph.D. in diversified areas of EEE . Thus the department have strong sense of responsibility to provide an excellent technological education to the undergraduates and has been successful in providing platform to carry out R&D work.

Some important projects done by electrical students :

• Power system in bangalore city (KEB)

• Long range Single Phase Electronic Energy meter (BHEL)

• Communication Modem for the Protection Relay (ABB)

• Airborne Encoder Decoder Simulator (ADE)

• Application of Genetic Algorithm in Power Systems (CPRI)

• Study of Ion Migration and Thermal Runaway of DC Insulators (CPRI)

• Control and monitoring system Delhi Metro Rail Corporation (ABB)

• Evaluation of Digital Distance Relaying Algorithms (CPRI)

• Microprocessor based governing of prime movers & PLC based controlled conveyor (KIRLOSKAR)