National Institute Of Technology,Kurukshetra

DEPARTMENT OF ELECTRICAL ENGG.

Faculty

Name : Dr. Rahul Sharma
Designation : Assistant Professor
Qualification : Ph.D. , M.Tech (Power Electronics and ASIC Design)
Current Address :

DBU-12, NIT Kurukshetra, Kurukshetra-136119, Haryana, India


Phone 1 (office) : 01744-233-132
Phone 2 (office) : +91-7206228032
Email : rahulsharma.knit2006@gmail.com , rahul0303@nitkkr.ac.in

Area Of Intrest :

  • Power electronics converters topology and control,
  • Renewable energy systems,
  • Electrical Machines,
  • Power electronics applications in Power systems,
  • Distributed energy systems,
  • Microgrid
  • Electric Vehicles

Experience :

  • 6 years

Other :

M.Tech Thesis Guided/In Progess:

Sr. No.

M.Tech. Thesis Guided/In Progress

Student Name

Title of the Thesis

Status

1.

Niharika Rana

Simplified Feedback Linearization Control for WES connected to Weak Grid

Completed (2014-15)

2.

Ram Chandra Marandi

Control of Hybrid Energy System

under Grid/Islanded Mode

Completed (2015-16)

3.

Manisha Meena

Control of Parallel Inverters under Islanded Microgrid

Completed (2016-17)

4.

Anupam Shukla

Control scheme for DFIG based WES connected to weak grid

Completed (2017-18)

5.

Rohit Rastogi

Control scheme for DFIG based WES connected to Islanded Microgrid

Completed (2017-18)

6. Gaurav Trivedi Estimation of the grid impedance Completed (2017-18)
7. Ankit Raj DTC control of IM for electric vehicles In progress (2018-19)
8. Bipin Kumar Nishad IFOC control of IM for electric vehicles In progress (2018-19)

 

Workshop/Short-Term Course Attended:

Sr. No.

Workshop/Short-Term Course Title

Year & Venue

1.

Laboratory Teaching in Electrical Engineering-LTEE'06

Nov. 2006, KNIT Sultanpur

2.

Training on "VHDL"

Jan. 2008, KNIT Sultapur

3.

MATLAB & its Applications in Electrical Engineering-MAEE'09

Dec. 2009, KNIT Sultanpur

4.

ISTE-Akshan Urja (Renewable Energy)

March 2012, Allahabad

5.

ISTE-WPLP National workshop on "Effective Teaching & Learning Pedagogy"

Feb. 2014, Trivandrum

6.

ISTE STTP workshop on "Electric Power System"

July 2017, NIT Kurukshetra

 

Expert Lecture/Talk:

1.

Delivered expert lecture in the STC entitled “Advances in Modelling & Control of Renewable Enegry Systems” on the topic of Hybrid Energy System held at NIT Kurukshetra.

2.

Delivered expert lecture in the STTP entitled “Control Strategies for Power Quality Improvement” on the topic of Control Issues in Microgrid System held at NIT kurukshetra.

 

Academic & Administrative Duties:

Sr. No.

Academics & Administrative Duties

Duration

1. Nodal Officer (Student Grievances Cell), NIT kurukshetra 2018 to till present

2.

Faculty In-charge, Cricket, NIT Kurukshetra

2017-2018

3.

Prof. In-charge, Space & Furnitures, EED

2014 to till present

4. Prof. In-charge, PE Lab, EED 2018 to till present
5. Prof. In-charge, AE Lab, EED 2018 to till present

3.

Prof. In-charge, CAD Lab, EED

2017-2018

4.

Prof. In-charge, Research Lab, EED

2017 to till present

 

Awards & Honors:

Sr. No.

Awards/Honors

Place

1.

Co-executive of Sports Council

KNIT Sultanpur

2.

Cricket Co-organizer in Tvaran'08 National Level Sports Meet

KNIT Sultanpur

3.

Second position in 800 m race (Boys) at Annual Sports

KNIT Sultanpur

4.

First Position in 4*100 m faculty relay race at Annual Athletic Sports meet 2015

NIT Kurukshetra

5.

Second Position in 4*100 m faculty relay race at Annual Athletic Sports meet 2017

NIT Kurukshetra

6.

Second Position in faculty badminton competition at Annual badminton tournament 2016

NIT Kurukshetra

 

Research Publications:

Sr. No.

Paper Published/Accepted in International Journals

1. Rahul Sharma and Sathans, "Virtual Impedance based Phase Locked Loop for Control of Parallel Inverters Connected to Islanded Microgrid," Volume 73, 2019 in Computers and Electrical Engineering, Elsevier Publication.
2. Rahul Sharma and Sathans, "Super-capacitor based Inverter Control of Wind Energy System Connected to Weak Grid," Online published (2018) in Journal of Marine Engineering & Technology, Taylor & Francis Publication.
3. Rahul Sharma and Sathans, "Power quality and Stability Improvement of Hybrid Energy System under Weak Grid Environment," Volume 43, Issue 6, 2018 in Arabian journal of sciences and engineering, Springer Publication.
4. Rahul Sharma and Sathans, "Super-capacitor utilization for power smoothening and stability improvement of hybrid energy system in weak grid environment,"  Volume 26, Issue 1, 2018 Published in Turkish Journal of Electrical Engineering & Computer Sciences.
5. Rahul Sharma and Sathans, "Novel Control Strategy for Hybrid Renewable Energy Based Standalone System," Volume 25, Issue 3, 2017 Published in Turkish Journal of Electrical Engineering & Computer Sciences.

6.

Rahul Sharma and Sathans, "Feedback Linearization based control for weak grid connected PV system under normal and abnormal conditions," 2016 Accepted (Online Available) in Frontiers in Energy, Springer Publication.

7.

Manisha Meena and Rahul Sharma, “Virtual impedance control for hybrid energy system connected to islanding micro grid," International Journal of Control Theory and Applications, volume 10, issue 6, 2017.

8.

Manisha Meena and Rahul Sharma, “Active and Reactive Power Decoupling using Current-Voltage Controller and Droop Method in the Inverter Connected to Islanding Microgrid," International Journal of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, volume 09, issue 01, 2017.

 

 

S.No.

Paper Published in Proceedings

1.

R. Sharma, S. K. Bagh and S. Banerjee, "A novel approach of grid connected wind energy conversion system with modified maximum power point tracking," 2012 IEEE International Conference on Power Electronics, Drives and Energy Systems (PEDES), Bangalore, 2012, pp. 1-5.

2.

Sharma, R.; Samuel, P.; Bagh, S.K.; Banerjee, S., "A grid interconnected WECS with modified MPPT," 2nd International Conference on Power, Control and Embedded Systems (ICPCES), 2012 , vol., no., pp.1,6, 17-19 Dec. 2012.

3.

Bagh, S.K.; Samuel, P.; Sharma, R.; Banerjee, S., "Emulation of static and dynamic characteristics of a Wind turbine using Matlab/Simulink," 2nd International Conference on  Power, Control and Embedded Systems (ICPCES), 2012, vol., no., pp.1,6, 17-19 Dec. 2012.

4.

R. Sharma and Sathans, "Survey on hybrid (Wind/Solar) renewable energy system and associated control issues," 2014 IEEE 6th India International Conference on Power Electronics (IICPE), Kurukshetra, 2014, pp. 1-6.

5.

S. Banerjee, D. Joshi, M. Singh and R. Sharma, "Evaluation of modulation strategies for PV fed DCMLIs and its application to dynamic load," International Conference on Power, Control and Embedded Systems (ICPCES), 2014, Allahabad, 2014, pp. 1-6.

6.

A. Gulia, R. Prakash, S. Banerjee and R. Sharma, "A novel method to focus intensity by constructing a mechanically controlled Bluetooth based light director," 2014 IEEE 6th India International Conference on Power Electronics, Kurukshetra, 2014, pp.1-4.

7.

P. K. Sharma, Sahil, N. Hari, S. Banerjee and R. Sharma, "A novel method of generating electricity by setting up turbines over rail locomotives," 2014 IEEE 6th India International Conference on Power Electronics (IICPE), Kurukshetra, 2014, pp. 1-5.

8.

S. Banerjee, D. Joshi, M. Singh and R. Sharma, "Performance assessment of different control strategies for five level DCMLIs supplying static loads and dynamic loads," 2014 IEEE 6th India International Conference on Power Electronics (IICPE), Kurukshetra, 2014, pp. 1-6.

9.

S. Banerjee, D. Joshi, M. Singh and R. Sharma, "Analytical and comparative evaluation of advanced digital PWM control techniques," Power India International Conference (PIICON), 2014 6th IEEE, Delhi, 2014, pp. 1-6.

10. Ramchandra Marandi and Rahul Sharma, "Novel control topology for hybrid energy system under grid connected and Islanding mode," WEENTECH Proceedings in Energy- Volume 4, Page-240, 2016, NIT Patna, India.
11. Ramchandra Marandi and Rahul Sharma. "Novel Control Topology for Hybrid Energy System Under Grid Connected Mode." In proceedings of ICETEESES - 16, KNIT Sultanpur, 2016.
12.

Rohit Rashtogi and Rahul Sharma. “Improved Synchronization and Voltage Regulation of DFIG based Wind Energy System (WES)”. In proceedings of IEEE conference on current trends towards converging technologies (ICCTCT), Coimbatore, March 2018, pp 1-6.

13.

Rohit Kumar Rastogi and Rahul Sharma. “Droop based PLL Control for WES connected to DC Grid”. In proceedings of IEEE International Conference on Power, Energy, Signals and Automation (ICPESA’18), Chennai, May 2018, pp. 1-5.

14.

Anupam Shukla and Rahul Sharma. “Improved Inverter Control for DFIG based WES Connected to Weak Grid”. In proceedings of IEEE conference on current trends towards converging technologies (ICCTCT), Coimbatore, March 2018, pp 1-6.

15.

Anupam Shukla and Rahul Sharma. “Modified Inverter Control for DFIG Based system on DC microgrid”. In proceedings of IEEE International Conference Intelligent computing and Control systems (ICICCS’18), Madurai, june 2018, pp. 1-5.

16. Gaurav Trivedi, Rahul Sharma and Avnish Tripathi. “Grid Impedance Measurement in Low Voltage Network”. In proceedings of 2nd International Conference on Communication, Devices and Networking (ICCDN-2018), Sikkim, June 2018, pp. 1-5.