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Department of Electrical & Electronics of GIT is recognized as a Research Centre to pursue Ph.D/M.Sc. (Engg.) by research programs as per the VTU letter: VTU/Aca/2007-08/A-9/3348 dated 31/03/2007.

Sl.No Name Research Area
1 Dr. D.R. Joshi  Renewable Energy sources.
2 Dr. D. B. Kulkarni  Power Quality.
3 Dr. G. H. Kulkarni  Power Systems.

Research Scholars Registered for Ph.D. at Electrical & Electronics Engineering, Research Centre GIT

S. No.

Research Scholars

Research Guides

Registration Date

Present Status

1

Mr. P.V. Gopikrishna

Dr. G. H. Kulkarni

01-05-2008

Comprehensive VIVA Completed

2

Mr. S.P. Deshpande

Dr. G. H. Kulkarni

07-08-2008

01 course work Completed

3

Mr. S.C. Kuri

Dr. G. H. Kulkarni

01-12-2008

Comprehensive VIVA Completed

4

Mrs. Rajashri  Khanai

Dr. G. H. Kulkarni

01-12-2008

Ph.D Awarded in 2015

5

Mr. Kiran Tangod

Dr. G. H. Kulkarni

01-11-2009

Comprehensive VIVA Completed

6

Mr. Shravan Naik

Dr. D. R. Joshi

15-11-2010

Comprehensive VIVA Completed

7

Mr. A. D. Janaj

Dr. D. R. Joshi

07-10-2011

Course work Cleared

8

Mr. Imamhusen Patil

Dr. D. R. Joshi

13-12-2011

Appearing Course Exam

9

Mr. Uttam Satapute

Dr. D. R. Joshi

17-05-2012

Comprehensive VIVA Completed

10

Mr. Bajirao. B. Rajigare

Dr. D. B. Kulkarni

11-05-2013

Appearing Course Exam

11

Mr. Sudhakar. C. J

Dr. D. R. Joshi

13-06-2014

Course work completed

12

Mr. R. B. Magadum

Dr. D.B.Kulkarni

13-06-2014

Course work completed

13

Mr. P. V. Datar

Dr. D.B.Kulkarni

15-01-2016

Appearing Course work

14

Mrs. Prathibha Hurugadli

Dr. D.B.Kulkarni

15-01-2016

Appearing Course work

Research Scholars Registered for Ph.D. at Electronics & Communication Engineering, Research Centre GIT

S. No. Research Scholars Research Guides Registration Date Present Status
1 Mr. Pramod G Devalatkar Dr. Prashant Patavardhan 15-01-2016 Appearing course work

  Research Scholars Registered for Ph.D. at Research Centre other than GIT

S. No. Research Scholars Research Guides Registration Date Present Status
1 Mr. S. B. Halbhavi Dr. S. F. Kodad 15-08-2009 Ph.D Awarded in 2016
2 Mr. Rahul G Suryavanshi Dr. Iranna M Korachagaon 15-01-2016 Appearing course work
3 Mr. Vinay J Shetty Dr. Shekhappa G. Ankaliki 15-01-2016 Appearing course work

RESEARCH CENTRE /POWER SYSTEM SIMULATION CENTER

Online resources

Software facility

Hardware facility

IEEE

 

Matlab

 

Hioki Power Analyzer

Springer

 

Mipower

High voltage testing

 

Taylor & Francis

 

Orcad

 

Lux meter

 

CRC Press

PSS 3.5

 

Megger

 

Floor Area

:24 sq. mt.

Room No

:AG-12 Ground Floor

Total Investment

:Rs. 7.68 Lakh

Usage Hours

:Weekly 12 Hours

 

 

Research Projects KSCST Sponsored Research Project in 2016-17: 

Title of the Grant: Graphene nanotechnology based sensors for environmental and pharmaceutical applications.

Principal Investigator: Prof. Deepak B Kulkarni and Prof. Raviraj M Kulkarni

Co-Investigator: Rupa Teggi

Amount of Grant Sanctioned: 8000/- 

 

Research Projects KSCST Sponsored Research Project in 2014-15: 

Title of the Grant: Design and fabrication of Grain Separator using solar energy. 

Principal Investigator: Prof. Sateesh Dodamani 

Co-Investigator: Sachin M. 

Amount of Grant Sanctioned: 7000/-   

 

KSCST Sponsored Research Project in 2013-14: 

Title of the Grant: Cross Wind Kite power Generation.. 

Principal Investigator: Prof. Avinash Deshpande Co-Investigator: Totesh Simpi. 

Amount of Grant Sanctioned: 6500/-   

 

KSCST Sponsored Research Project in 2013-14: 

Title of the Grant: V/F speed control of single phase induction motor of power upto 1HP using PWM technique. 

Principal Investigator: Prof. M. P. Shenoy Co-Investigator: Mandeep Saini. 

Amount of Grant Sanctioned: 3000/-   

 

KSCST Sponsored Research Project in 2013-14: 

Title of the Grant: Piezoelectric Wind energy harvesting generator.. 

Principal Investigator: Prof. A. J. Janaj Co-Investigator: Shashank . 

Amount of Grant Sanctioned: 6500/-   

 

KSCST Sponsored Research Project in 2011-12: 

Title of the Grant: Portable & Economical Screen Printing machine. 

Principal Investigator: Prof. S. B. Halbhavi Co-Investigator: Nikhil Bijgarni . 

Amount of Grant Sanctioned: 7000/-   

 

KSCST Sponsored Research Project in 2011-12: 

Title of the Grant: Energy Audit of a sugar industry. 

Principal Investigator: Dr. D. R. Joshi Co-Investigator: Tejaswini Pawar. 

Amount of Grant Sanctioned: 3500/- 

Total no. of Journal papers from Recognition of research center   Departmental Staff Publications/conference List  

  • Papers Published in National journals: 01
  1. D. B. Kulkarni & G.R. Udupi, ” Power quality compliance in India” at India, Chary publications, Vol 47, No 12, December 2007, pp 74-82. December 2007

 

  • Papers Published in International Journals: 10
  1. S. B. Halbhavi, S. G. Kulkarni, “Study on Challenges in Integrating Renewable Technologies”, International Journal of Advanced Research in Electrical Electronics and Instrumentation Engineering, volume 03, Issue 8, August 2014, ISSN (Online): 2278 – 8875.
  2. Vinay J. S., Keerti Kulkarni, ”Power Quality Issues in health care centre” IJCET, E-ISSN 2277-4106,P-ISSN 2347-5161, Vol-4, Issue-3, June 2014
  3. Vinay J. S., Keerti Kulkarni,”Estimation of cost analysis for 500KW grid connected solar Photovoltic plant-A Case study, IJCET, E-ISSN 2277-4106,P-ISSN 2347-5161, Vol-4, Issue-3, June 2014
  1. Rahul Suryavanshi, Dr. D. R. Joshi, Dr. S. H. Jangamshetti, “PSO and P&O based MPPT technique for SPV panel under varying atmospheric conditions”, International Journal of Engineering Innovation and Technology, Vol.1 pp.110-115, issue-3, march 2012, ISSN: 2277-3754
  2. S. B. Halbhavi, S. G. Kulkarni, Suvarna Karki, “Reactive Power Pricing framework” Problems & a proposal for a competitive market” , International Journal of Innovations in Engineering and Technology (IJIET), volume number 1 issue 2 August 2012 ISSN:  2319-1058 .
  3. Rudresh Magadum, Tejaswi Timasani “Minimization of loss reduction in distribution systems by different techniques” International Journal of Scientific & Engineering Research Volume 3, Issue 4, May-2012, ISSN 2229-5518.
  4. R. B. Magadum, Shobha.Kumbar “Review of Recent Developments of micro grid”, International Refereed Journal of Engineering and Science,ISSN-2319-1821.
  5. D. R. Joshi an Dr. S. H. Jnangamshetty,“A Novel Method to Estimate the O&M Costs for the Financial Planning of the Wind Power Projects Based on Wind Speed-A Case Study”, IEEE Transaction on Energy Conversions. (IEEE TRANSACTIONS ON ENERGY CONVERSION, VOL. 25, NO. 1, MARCH 2010).
  6. D. B. Kulkarni and G.R. Udupi, ” ANN based SVC switching at distribution level for minimal injected harmonics” IEEE transactions on power delivery, Vol 25, No 3, July 2010, pp 1978-1985.
  7. D. B. Kulkarni and G.R. Udupi, ”ANN based harmonic minimizing controller for   SVC” International journal of IETECH on Electrical Analysis, Vol: 3, No: 1, 2009, pp 040-045, ISBN: 0973-8088.
  • Papers Published in National Conference:44
  1. Shravankumar Nayak and Dr. D. R. Joshi ,“Availability Evaluation Of Wind Power Based on Wind Speed Data”, Elsevier conference proceeding of advanced technologies in electrical and electronics March 21-22 , GIT, Belgaum, pp 49-57.
  2. Uttam S. Satpute1, and Dr. D. R. Joshi, “ A Preliminary Study On Frequency – Based Optimal Design Of Off-Shore Wind Power Plant Integrated To Grid ”, Elsevier conference proceeding of advanced technologies in electrical and electronics March 21-22 , GIT, Belgaum. pp 155-164.
  1. Rudresh B. Magadum Rahul Suryavanshi Sonal Patil,” Review On Different Methods For Optimal Location And Sizing Of Distributed Generation” At Second National Conference, ATEES-2014
  2. Sateesh.N.Dodamani, Vireshkumar G. Mathad,” Performance Evaluation of Induction Motor Under Unbalance Condition Using MATLAB/Simulink” at Second national conference, ATEES-2014
  3. Sateesh.N.Dodamani, AnIsha Joseph, Dr. R. L. Chakrasali,” VALIDATION OF A NOVEL METHOD OF STARTING INDUCTION MOTOR USING MATLAB/SIMULINK”, at Second national conference, ATEES-2014
  1. Raunak r. Kulkarni and Dr. D. R. Joshi, “Tidal Power: A Case Study in Indian Context” Elsevier conference proceeding of advanced technologies in electrical and electronics, March 21-22 , GIT, Belgaum, pp 149-154.
  2. Snehal Kulkarni, D.B. Kulkarni and S.B.Halbhavi,” Analysis of harmonics and design of filter at a building with computer centre”, March 2014, Third National conference, ATEES, Gogte Institute of Technology, Belgaum, Karnataka, India.
  3. Sudhakar C. J. “Heuristic Approach For The Optimal Placement And Allocation Of PMU With Observability” March 2014, Third National conference, ATEES, Gogte Institute of Technology, Belgaum, Karnataka, India.
  4. B. K. Patil, A. V. Deshpande, M. Yangimath, “Universal Serial Based human interfaced device for hand held devices”, Third National conference, ATEES, Gogte Institute of Technology, Belgaum, Karnataka, India.
  5. Vinay J. S, “Grid Synchronization technique” Third National conference, ATEES, Gogte Institute of Technology, Belgaum, Karnataka, India.
  6. Vinay J. S.,”Power Quality Mitigation using UPQC” Third National conference, ATEES, Gogte Institute of Technology, Belgaum, Karnataka, India.
  7. Vani Datar, S. S. Saraf, P. V. datar, S. G. Kulkarni, “effective histogram based approach for image retrieval”, at Third National conference, ATEES, Gogte Institute of Technology, Belgaum, Karnataka, India.
  8. S. G. Kulkarni, Vani Datar, “Image processing method for the visualization and analysis of iron losses in electrical machines”, at Third National conference, ATEES, Gogte Institute of Technology, Belgaum, Karnataka, India.
  9. Aditya Patil, Vinay Joshi and Dr. D. R. Joshi,“ ENERGY AUDIT – A CASE STUDY”,National       conference on ‘ Emerging Trends in Electrical and Electronics’, NITTE,2002 March.
  1. Rudresh.B.Magadum, Shobha.Kumbar, “A role of PAFC in Power generation” National conference on Recent practices in conventional and non-conventional Energy sources (ISBN:978-93-5097-485-8) 8th and 9th Feb-2013,pp-366-371.
  2. Rudresh.B.Magadum “Review of Smart Grid”, National conference on Advance in Electrical Engineering, 19th Feb,2013, VVPIET,Solapur.
  3. Rudresh.B.Magadum “Wide area monitoring, control and protection of power system networks” National conference on Advance in Electrical Engineering, 9th march, 2013, BDCOE, Wardha (Nagpur).
  4. Rudresh.B.Magadum “A design of Hybrid power generation using solar PV module and wind turbine” National conference on Recent practices in conventional and non-conventional Energy sources (ISBN:978-93-5097-485-8) 8th and 9th Feb-2013,pp-353-358.
  5. Rudresh.B.Magadum, “Energy Audit”, National conference on Advance in Electrical Engineering, 19th Feb, 2013, VVPIET, Solapur.
  6. Rudresh.B.Magadum, Mrs.Shobha.Kumbar “Review of Recent Developments of micro grid” National conference on Advance in Electrical Engineering, 9th march, 2013, BDCOE, Wardha (Nagpur).
  7. Rudresh.B.Magadum, “Impact of Fact’s device on Power system”National conference on Advance in Electrical Engineering, 19th Feb, 2013, VVPIET, Solapur.
  8. Rudresh.B.Magadum, Raju.B.Kumbar, “Design Aspects of wind blades for efficient Power generation” National conference on Recent practices in conventional and non-conventional Energy sources (ISBN: 978-93-5097-485-8) 8th and 9th Feb-2013, pp-264-270.
  9. Rudresh.B.Magadum, “Optimal location of distributed generatorNational conference on Advance in Electrical Engineering, 19th Feb, 2013, VVPIET, Solapur.
  10. Rudresh.B.Magadum, Dr.S.H.Jangamashetti, “Unit commitment using Fuzzy Logic”, National Conference on Advance Techniques in Electrical and Electronics Engineering, Feb-17,18-2012,GIT,Belgaum.
  11. D. B. Kulkarni and G.R. Udupi,”Operation of TSC-TCR with user friendly mode having optimum reactive power and harmonic injections”, February 2012, National conference, ATEES, Gogte Institute of Technology, Belgaum, Karnataka, India.
  12. Pramod G. D. ‘”Implementation of optimized plane detection in video using image processing ” at BMS Bangalore 2012.
  13. D. B. Kulkarni and S.B.Halbhavi,” Optimizing reactive power and harmonic injections of SVC controlled distribution feeder”, October 2012, 28th National convention of Electrical Engineers, Institution of Engineers (India), Kerala state centre, Thiruvananthpuram, India
  14. Amrita M, Shweta D, D.B. Kulkarni and G.R. Udupi,” Review of power line conditioners”, April 2008, National conference, AECT 2008, Manipal Institute of Technology, Manipal, India.
  15. D. B. Kulkarni and G.R. Udupi, “Non linear fluctuating loads- A threat to Indian distribution systems”, October 2007, National conference, ATEES, Gogte Institute of Technology, Belgaum, Karnataka, India.
  16. A. D. Janaj, S. S. Deshpande,”Modelling & Analysis of 2×22.4 MW turbo generator for load frequency control, at first National conference, ATEES-2007.
  17. D. R.Joshi and S.H.Jangamshetti, “Siting of Distributed Generation in Distributed Network for improved performance,” in proc. XXXI National System Conference, Manipal, India,2007. p153 157
  18. D. R.Joshi and S.H.Jangamshetti, “ Wind Site Risk Index for Indian Wind Sites,” in proc Recent Advancements and Applications of Computer in electrical Engineering, Bikaner, India,2007.
  19. S. B.Halbhavi and D R Joshi, “Alternate Energy Sources for PURA,” in proc National Conference on Recent Trends in Energy Engineering and Management, 2007.
  20. D. B. Kulkarni and G.R. Udupi, ”Power quality issues related to Indian distribution systems “, September 2006, National conference , PCID- 2006,Bannari Amman Institute of Technology, Sathyamangalam, India, pp 268-273.
  21. D. R.Joshi, Paper selected at 12th National Conference titled “ Expansion Planning of Transmission Network –A Fast Method ” held during 2nd November 1996 at Chandighar.
  22. D. B. Kulkarni and G.R. Udupi, “Harmonic minimizing fuzzy logic controller for SVC used for fluctuating loads”, December 2006, National Power Systems conference, I. I. T., Roorkee, India.
  23. D. B. Kulkarni, ”Power quality enhancement in rural distribution feeders”, March 2006, Seminar on Providing urban facilities to rural areas (PURA), Institution of Engineers (India), Mysore.
  24. Parag Datar, Vani Datar Harmonic minimizing fuzzy logic controller for svc used in fluctuating loads. Presented during a seminar on “ Power and Enviornment-2006”, held during August 2006, at VTU Belgaum.
  1. D. B.Kulkarni, G.R. Udupi and D.R. Joshi “Emerging Trends In Electrical Engineering & Power Drives,” National Conference at Tirunelveli, Tamilnadu April 2005.
  2. D. B. Kulkarni, D. R. Joshi and G.R. Udupi, ”Microprocessor based single phase shunt active power line conditioner”, National conference, NACPED-2005, December 2005, Government college of Engg., Tirunelveli, India, pp 268-273.
  3. D. B. Kulkarni,” Challenges in meeting the demand for quality power”, March 2006, PGFEST-2005, NMAM Institute of Technology, Nitte, Karnataka state
  4. D. B. Kulkarni and A. Bhagtani,” Switched capacitor filter”, National Power Systems Conference, December 1994, I.I.T., Delhi
  5. D. B. Kulkarni, U. Gudaru and C.N.S. Murthy, “ Reactive power control using FC-TCR”, December 1993,National Conference, IE(I) state centre, Bangalore
  6. D. B. Kulkarni and D. R. Joshi,” Elitist genetic algorithm for economic load dispatch considering emission”, August 2006, Seminar on Power and environment, V.T.U., Belgaum

 

  • Papers Published in international conference: 16
  1. Short term load forecast based on time series analysis: A case study, “Dodamani, S.N.; Shetty, V.J.; Magadum, R.B.” IEEE International Conference on Advancements in Power and Energy (TAP Energy), Pages: 299 – 303, Kerala 2015. DOI: 10.1109/TAPENERGY.2015.7229635
  2. Rudresh Magdum, D. B. Kulkarni, “Power Loss Minimization by optimal location of DG using fuzzy logic”IEEE international conference on smart technologies and management for computing, communication, control, energy and materials, ICSTM-2015,Tamil Nadu.
  3. S. N. Dodmani, V. J. Shetty, R. B. Magdum, “Short term load forcast using time series-A case study”IEEE international conference on Technological Advancements in Power & Energy Systems, TAP-2015, p-p 315-320.
  4. Avinash D., Balwant P., S.G.Kulkarni, “Voltage profile imimprovement of 11 kV distribution feeder using distributed Generation”, international Journal of Emerging technologies in computer science & electronics, vol 14, Issue 2, April 2015, ISSN-0976-1353.
  5. Vireshkumar M., Sateesh D.“Design & Performance Analysis of hand held solar powered cutter for paddy”, international Journal of Emerging technologies in computer science & electronics, vol 14, Issue 2, April 2015, ISSN-0976-1353.
  6. Janaj, A.D. ; Joshi, D.R. ; Akiwate, B.N. “Design of controller to damp inter area oscillations”, IEEE international conference on Computational Intelligence on Power, Energy and Controls with their impact on Humanity (CIPECH), 2014, p-p186 – 190,
  7. Rudresh.B.Magadum, Mrs.Shobha.Kumbar “Unit Commitment and Economic Load Dispatch using Fuzzy Logic”, ICRDPET-2013, IEEE International Conference, Vol-2(ISBN-978-1-4673-4948-2), PP-416-420, Tamil Nadu.
  8. Rudresh Magadum, Deepak Ghode, Dr.S.H.Jangamshetti. “Distribution Analysis by different techniques” International Conference on Emerging Trends in Management (ICETM’12).
  9. Kolli Suvarna. B., Joshi, D. R. and   Jangamshetti, S. H,“A Novel Method for Pricing Reactive Power in Deregulated Market” IEEE    International Conference on Emerging Trends in Electrical and Computer Technology , Nagercoil, India, March 2011,pp-160-166.
  10. Uttam S. Satpute1, and Dr. D. R. Joshi, “ Transient Stability Study of Fractional Frequency Transmission System”, Intentional conference on Communication, Computation, Control and Nanotechnology on October 29-30 2010, Bidar.
  11. Uttam S. Satpute, and Dr. D. R. Joshi,“ Feasibility Study of Fractional Frequency Transmission Systems”, IEEE Joint International Conference on Power Electronics, Drives and Energy Systems & Power, New Dehli,. on 20-23 Dec 2010.
  12. D. B. Kulkarni and G.R. Udupi,” ANN based SVC switching at distribution level for minimal injected harmonics”, October 2008, IEEE India International conference POWERCON, New Delhi, India.
  13. D. B. Kulkarni and G.R. Udupi,” Optimum switching of TSC-TCR using GA trained ANN for minimum harmonic injection”, December 2009, IEEE International conference, G.H.R. college of Engg., Nagpur, India.
  14. D. B. Kulkarni and G.R. Udupi “SVC operation for optimal demand distortion at LV feeders”, December 2007, International conference on Power Systems (ICPS 2007), C.P.R.I., Bangalore, India.
  15. D. B. Kulkarni and G.R. Udupi, “Optimised operation of SVC for minimal harmonics at distribution level”, December 2007, International conference on information and communication Technology in electrical sciences, I.E.T. (UK) and M.G.R. University, Chennai, India.
  16. D. R.Joshi and S.H.Jangamshetti, “ A New Method to Estimation the O&M Costs for the Financial Planning of the wind Power Projects based on Wind Speed,” in proc ICTES IET-UK International Conference 2007,Chennai, India.
  17. D. R.Joshi and S.H.Jangamshetti, “Ranking of Wind Sites,” Presented at: Fourth International Wind Energy Conference, Melbourne, Australia, Sept 2005.
  18. Power Analysis Of Digital Filters Implemented On FPGAs by V.Gopikrishna, Harsh Kamath, Dr.G.H.Kulkarni, International Journal of Emerging Technology in Computer Science & Electronics (IJETCSE) ISSN: 0976-1353 Volume 14 Issue 2 –APRIL 2015 1002
  19. Techniques for Low-Power System Design – A Survey by V. Gopikrishna, Harsh Kamath, Dr.G.H.Kulkarni in the Proceedings of International Conference on Intelligent and Autonomous Systems, ICIAS-2015, 28-29 Nov, (ISBN 978-93-84659-38-7)

  20. Low-Power FPGA Based Security System For Cabinet Protection P.V Gopikrishna, Harsh Kamath, Prasad Sogolad,G.H Kulkarni ,INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON EMERGING TRENDS IN ENGINEERING, TECHNOLOGY AND SCIENCE- ICETETS-2016,Kings College of Engineering, Thanjavur, Tamil Nadu, India 978-1-4673-6725-7/16/$31.00 ©2016 IEEE

  21. Routing Power Reduction by Place and Route Algorithm on Different Architectures by V.Gopikrishna, Harsh Kamath, Dr.G.H.Kulkarni, International Conference on Smart Electronic Systems – 2016, KLE Society’s Dr M S Sheshgiri College of Engineering & Technology, Belagavi. Conference Proceedings in International Journal of Science & Technology ISSN 2350-xxxx(online) and 2350-xxxx(Print)      Vol. xx Issue xx