Current Projects
S.No. Project Title Funding Agency / Sponsor Role Duration
1 Enabling GaN-based Power Electronic Converters: Facility Setup and Research Plan Indian Institute of Technology Bombay (IITB) PI 3 Years (2020-2023)
2 Improving performance of power electronic circuits using GaN-HEMT devices Science & Engineering Research Board (SERB), Govt. of India PI 3 Years (2019–2022)
3 Charging Control Of PMSM With Field Oriented Control: M.Tech Project Sponsorship (PI: Dr. Anil Kulkarni, IITB) SEDEMAC, Pune, India Co-PI 1 Years (2020-2021)
4 Advanced Control and Protection of Intelligent DC microgrids (PI: Dr. S. R. Sahoo, IITK) IMPRINT-2 programme of DST/SERB Co-PI 3 Years (2019–2022)
5 Stability analysis, protection, and coordinated control of networked microgrids (PI: Dr. Saikat Chakrabarti, IITK) Mission Innovation programme of DST Co-PI 3 Years (2018–2021)
6 UI-ASSIST: US-India collaborative for smart distribution system with storage (PI: Dr. S.C. Srivastava, IITK) Indo-US Science and Technology Forum (IUSSTF) Co-PI 5 Years (2017–2022)
7 INDO-UK CENTER FOR EDUCATION AND RESEARCH IN CLEAN ENERGY (PI: Dr. B.G. Fernandes, IITB) Department of Science & Technology (DST), Govt. of India Co-PI 4 Years (2017–2021)
8 GAN HEMT BASED CIRCUIT DESIGN SOLUTION AND PRODUCT DEMONSTRATION FOR DEFENSE AND SPACE APPLICATIONS (PI: Dr. Yogesh Chauhan, IITK) IMPRINT Scheme, Govt. of India Co-PI 3 Years (2017–2020)
9 Design and Development of Smart Solar Inverter for Grid Primary Frequency Control with Droop Characteristics and Integrated DC Supply (PI: Dr. S.P. Das, IITK) National Thermal Power Corporation Limited (NTPC), India Co-PI 2 Years (2016-2018)
Completed Projects
S.No. Project Title Funding Agency / Sponsor Role Duration
1 Transformer Inrush Current Minimization Device Indo-US Science and Technology Forum (IUSSTF) through IIGP 2.0 program PI 1 Year (2019–2020)
2 Design and Development of Smart Solar Inverter for Grid Primary Frequency Control with Droop Characteristics and Integrated DC Supply National Thermal Power Corporation Limited (NTPC), India PI 3 Years (2016-2019)
3 Harmonic Compensation using Distributed Solar PV Inverters Clean Energy Research Initiative, Department of Science and Technology (DST), Govt. of India PI 3 Years (2016-2019)
4 Smart Power Electronic Converters for Renewable Integration INSPIRE Faculty Fellowship Grant, Department of Science & Technology (DST), Govt. of India PI 5 Years (2013-2018)
5 Integrated DC-DC Converter Based Grid Connected Transformerless Photovoltaic Inverter Indo-US Science and Technology Forum (IUSSTF) through IIGP 2.0 program PI 1 Year (2017-2018)
6 Study to Minimize Over Voltage and Inrush Current of the Transformer During Connecting of Grid Tied Solar PV Plant National Thermal Power Corporation Limited (NTPC), India PI 2.5 Years (2016-2019)
7 Design and Development of GaN based Compact DC-DC Converter Space Technology Cell, Indian Space Research Organization (ISRO), India PI 2 Years (2016-2018)
8 Reliability Study of Battery Charger Circuit Artificial Limbs Manufacturing Corporation of India (ALIMCO) PI 1 Month (2017, Sep - Oct)
9 High Reliability DC-DC Converter for Integrating Battery with Low Voltage DC System FAST Track Scheme, Science & Engineering Research Board (SERB), Govt. of India PI 3 Years (2014-2017)
10 Voltage and Current Harmonic Compensation using Static Voltage Regulator Emerson Network Power (I) Pvt. Ltd. (Now Vertiv India), India PI 6 Months (2015-2016)
11 Power Electronic Converters for Interfacing Solar Photovoltaics with Low Voltage DC System Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Kanpur PI 2 Years (2013-2015)
12 Development of Scaled-down Laboratory Prototype of Static Voltage Regulator (SVR) Emerson Network Power (I) Pvt. Ltd. (Now Vertiv India), India PI 1 Year (2014-2015)
13 Cooperative Control for DC Microgrid (PI: Dr. S. R. Sahoo, IITK) Science & Engineering Research Board (SERB),Govt. of India Co-PI 2 Years (2015-2017)
14 Development of R&D Platform for Smart City Projects in the Indian Context (PI: Dr. Saikat Chakrabarti, IITK) Ministry of Power (MOP), Govt. of India Co-PI 2 Years (2014-2016)