National Institute Of Technology,Kurukshetra



Name : Pradeep Kumar
Designation : Assistant Professor
Qualification : M.Tech, Ph.D (MNNIT Allahabad)
Current Address :

Room No. - E-315, Electrical Engineering Department, NIT Kurukshetra

Phone 1 (office) :
Phone 2 (office) :
Email :

Area Of Intrest :

  • Artifical Intelligence Application in Power Systems, Smart Grid,
  • Substation Design especially, Earthing and Bonding based on IEEE-80 2000 (with ETAP), Direct Stroke Lightning Protection using IEEE 998 and Insulation coordination.
  • Transmission Line Design and Planning, 
  • Power Quality

Experience :

  •  Assistant Professor in Electrical Engineering Department of National Institute of Technology Kurukshetra 10-09-2013 till Present


Other :


  1. Member IEEE,
  2. Associate Member Institution of Engineers, India.

Research Publications:

  1. Pradeep Kumar, “Statistical Identification of Chemotactic Parameter in Bacterial Foraging Algorithm, “International Journal of Computing and Digital Systems, pp. 597-604, Vol. 8, No. 6, 2019.
  2. Pradeep Kumar, Asheesh K. Singh, “Optimal mechanical sag estimator for leveled span overhead transmission line conductor,” Measurement, pp. 691-699, Vol 137, april 2019.
  3. Paliwal, NK, Singh, AK, Singh, NK, Kumar, P. Optimal sizing and operation of battery storage for economic operation of hybrid power system using artificial bee colony algorithm. Int Trans Electr Energ Syst. 2019; 29:e2685.
  4. Pradeep Kumar, and Asheesh K. Singh, “Load Flow Analysis with Wind Farms,”Handbook of Distributed Generation, Springer, pp. 149-170, 2017.
  5. A. T. Tharakan, A. K. Singh and P. Kumar, "Dynamic programming energy management algorithm for SNC battery based hybrid renewable source," 2016 IEEE International Conference on Industrial Technology (ICIT), Taipei, 2016, pp. 400-405, ISBN:978-1-4673-8075-1.
  6. Nirmal, and Pradeep Kumar, “Effect of increasing rated torque of permanent magnet synchronous generator on per phase output voltage of off-grid wind energy system with variable speed,” presented at ICACCE, 2015.
  7. Richa Prajapati, Nirmal, and Pradeep Kumar, Torque ripple analysis of PMSG in standalone mode supplying harmonic loads”,” IEEE Students Conference on Engineering and Systems (SCES), Allahabad, pp. 1-8, 2015.
  8. R. Singh, Asheesh K. Singh, and Pradeep Kumar, “Self-tuned approximated simplest fuzzy logic controller based shunt active power filter,” Presented at 1st IEEE International Conference on Energy Economics and Environment, Greater Noida, March 26-28, 2015.
  9. Pradeep Kumar, Asheesh K. Singh, R. Singh, “Aging leader and challenger based PSO for harmonic mitigation using SAPF,” Presented at 1st IEEE International Conference on Energy Economics and Environment, Greater Noida, March 26-28, 2015.
  10. Pradeep Kumar, Asheesh K. Singh,; Naresh K. Kummari, , "p-q theory based modified control algorithm for load compensating using DSTATCOM," Harmonics and Quality of Power (ICHQP), 2014 IEEE 16th International Conference on , pp.591,595, 25-28 May 2014.
  11. N. K. Kummari, A. K. Singh, P. Kumar, "Comparative evaluation of DSTATCOM control algorithms for load compensation," Harmonics and Quality of Power (ICHQP), 2012 IEEE 15th International Conference on, pp.299,306, 17-20 June 2012.
  12. P. Kumar, A. K. Singh, N. Singh, "Fuzzy expert system based power quality meter placement," Harmonics and Quality of Power (ICHQP), 2012 IEEE 15th International Conference on, pp.523,528, 17-20 June 2012.
  13. Rambir Singh, Pradeep Kumar and Amit K Jain, “A Fuzzy Logic based Robust Speed Controller for Chopper Fed DC Motor Drive,” IJCA Proceedings on National Conference on Future Aspects of Artificial intelligence in Industrial Automation 2012NCFAAIIA(1):5-8, May 2012.

M.Tech Dissertations:

  • Supervised: 03
  • In progress: 02


  • 02 in Progress

Courses Taught

UG Courses

  • High Voltage Engineering (Core)
  • Network Analysis and Synthesis (Core)
  • Electric Drives (Core)
  • Distribution System Analysis and Automation (Elective)
  • Power System Restructuring (Elective)

PG Courses 

  • Power System Deregulation and Pricing (Elective-Power System)
  • Power System Planning and Optimization (Elective-Power System)
  • Energy Audit and Management (Core- School of Renewable Enegy and Efficiency)