Department of Electrical & Electronics Engineering

The Department of Electrical and Electronics Engineering, offers Bachelor of Engineering in Electrical and Electronics Engineering and Master of Engineering in Power Systems Engineering and Power Electronics and Drives. Research programmes: Ph.D. in Electrical and Electronics Engineering. The research specializations of the department are Power Systems, High Voltage Engineering, Power Electronics and Drives, Control and Instrumentation, Embedded System Technology, Electric Drives and Embedded Control. The Department has well equipped Machines, Power Electronics and Power System Laboratories and a team of dedicated faculty members who have experience in the Industry as well as Academic.

Programmes
  1. Under Graduate Programme
    • BE Electrical and Electronics Engineering
  2. Post Graduate Programme
    • ME Power Systems Engineering
  3. Research Programme
    • Ph.D
Curriculum
Syllabus
Name Qualification Designation Email ID
Dr.A.Amudha M.E., Ph.D. Professor amudha.a@kahedu.edu.in
Dr.K.Balachander M.E., Ph.D. Associate Professor balachander.k@kahedu.edu.in
Ms.S.Divyapriya M.E., (Ph.D.) Assistant Professor divyapriya.s@kahedu.edu.in
Dr.M.Siva Ramkumar M.E., Ph.D. Assistant Professor sivaramkumareee@kahedu.edu.in
Dr.G.Emayavaramban M.E., Ph.D. Assistant Professor emayavaramban.g@kahedu.edu.in
Dr.IR.Mohamed Mansoor Viyathukattuva Mohamed Ali M.S., Ph.D. Assistant Professor mansoor.vm@kahedu.edu.in
Mr.R.Thangavel M.E. Assistant Professor thangavel.r@kahedu.edu.in
Dr.G.Ravivarman M.E., Ph.D. Assistant Professor
Ms.P.Nagaveni M.E. Assistant Professor nagavenieee@kahedu.edu.in
Ms.M.Niveetha M.E. Assistant Professor

Laboratory

The department of EEE has a complete range of dedicated laboratories with newest equipment for teaching and research. Laboratories provide an environment for students to reinforce their understanding of the fundamental principles of Electrical and Electronics Engineering and apply their knowledge through hands-on learning using current technology. The following are the laboratories in this department.

  • Electrical Machines Lab
  • Control Systems Laboratory
  • Microprocessor and Microcontroller Laboratory
  • Power Systems Simulation Laboratory
  • Electronics Lab
  • PLC Lab
  • Power Electronics Laboratory
  • Measurements and Instrumentation Laboratory
  • Engineering Practices Laboratory
  • Power and Hybrid Renewable Energy Resources Research Laboratory

Department Library

  • The department library has a total of 150 books in various electrical and electronics streams.
  • Project reports done by final year students are stacked in the department library for student’s reference.

Skill Development Center

  • LED Tube Light Assembly and Testing

Research Facility

Hardware

  • Power Quality Analyzer

Software

  • PSCAD (25 user)
  • ETAP (10 user)

Paper publications by the Faculty Members

Best Five Papers Faculty wise:

Dr. A. Amudha

D. Sivakumar, A. Amudha, K. Balachander, M. Siva Ramkumar: (2019), Implementation of Harmonic Mitigation of Grid Connected Modified MLI for Variable-Speed Wind Energy Conversion System, Mathematical and Computational Forestry & Natural-Resource Sciences, Vol. 11(01), pp 223-230.

Muthukumar. K, Dr. A. Amudha and Dr. V. Gomathy A: (2019) Hybrid Topology for Feature Extraction and Classification of Vision Based Hand Gesture Recognition, Journal of Advanced Research in Dynamical and Control Systems, 11(4S), 761-769.

G. Ravivarman, Dr. A. Amudha: (2019) A Single Stage ZVS PFC Converter with minimized Losses and High-Power Factor, Journal of Advanced Research in Dynamical and Control Systems, 11(3S), 1067-1072.

Dr. A. Amudha: (2017) Home Automation using IoT, International Journal of Electronics Engineering Research. 09(06), 939-944.

A. Amudha, S. Selvaperumal, P. NedumalPugazhenthi : (2017) Closed Loop Performance Investigation of Various Controllers Based Chopper for DC Drive in Marine Applications, Indian Journal of Geo Marine Sciences, 46 (05).

Dr. K. Balachander

Balachander  Kalappan, A. Amudha & K. Keerthivasan (2020): Technoeconomic study of hybrid renewable energy system of Metropolitan Cities in India, Tyler and Francis – International Journal of Ambient Energy, DOI: 10.1080/01430750.2019.1708791

Dr. K. Balachander, Dr. A. Amudha, Dr. M. Venkatesan, Dr. A. Nagamani Prabhu, R. Sundar: (2020) Energy Efficient Measures in Textile Mill, Test Engineering and Management, Vol. 82, pp. 6233 – 6239.

Venkatesan, K Balachander, S. G. Ramesh Kumar (2019): PWM Controlled3-Phase Inverter for Renewable Energy Applications and Environmental Impacts, Journal of Green Engineering, Vol. 9 (2), Sept 2019, pp. 189-200.

K.Balachander, S. G. Ramesh Kumar (2019): PWM Controlled3-Phase Inverter for Renewable Energy Applications and Environmental Impacts, Journal of Green Engineering, Vol. 9 (2), Sept 2019, pp. 189-200.K.Balachander (2019): Design and Hardware Implementation of Portable Generator using TEG, International Journal of Innovative Technology and Exploring Engineering, Vol. 08(10), pp. 843-846.

R. Shobana, K. Balachander, A. Amudha, G. Emayavaramban, M. Siva Ramkumar: (2019) PV and Fuel Cell Based Dynamic Voltage Restorer for LVRT Improvement Of DFIGWTS, Mathematical and Computational Forestry & Natural-Resource Sciences, Vol. 11(01), pp 63-71.

Dr. M. Siva Ramkumar

Xin Wan, Kezhong Zhang1, S. Ramkumar J. Deny, G. Emayavaramban, M. Siva Ramkumar And Ahmed Faeq Hussein ,” A Review on Electroencephalogram Based Brain Computer Interface for Elderly Disabled” in IEEE Access, 219 , Vol.(7), pp: 36380 – 36387.(SCI Indexed, Scopus,)  DOI: 10.1109/ACCESS.2019.2903235

M. Sivaramkrishnan, Dr.A. Amudha and Dr.M. Siva Ramkumar “Modulation Techniques of the Matrix Converter Using RSV” in Journal of Advanced Research in Dynamical and Control Systems, 11(12) pp: 1041-1053 (Scopus Indexed)DOI: 10.5373/JARDCS/V11SP12/20193310

P. Sivakumar, M.Siva Ramkumar, A. Amudha, K. Balachander, D. Kavitha  “A SINGLE STAGE THREE PHASE INVERTER BASED ON CUK CONVERTER FOR PV APPLICATION” Mathematical and Computational Forestry & Natural-Resource Sciences (MCFNS); Vol 11, No 1: pp 9-13  MCFNS(Scopus,E-SCI ,WEB OF SCIENCE Indexed)

S.Vivekanandan, M. Siva Ramkumar, Dr.A.Amudha, M. Sivaram Krishan, D. Kavitha “Design and Implementation of Series Z-Source Matrix Converters” Journal of Advanced Research in Dynamical and Control Systems, 10(5) , pp 1095-1102 (Scopus Indexed)

M. Siva RamKumar, Dr.A Amudha, R.Rajeev  “Optimization For A Novel Single Switch Resonant Power Converter Using Ga To Improve Mppt Efficiency Of Pv Applications” in   International Journal of Applied Engineering Research (IJAER) 11(9)  pp 6485-6488  . (Scopus Indexed)

Ms. S. Divyapriya

S. Divyapriya, S. Mohanraj, Dr.A. Amudha, Dr.G. Emayavaramban, Dr.Viyathukattuva and Dr.M. SivaRamkumar “Technical and Economical Analysis of Power Management System for Electric and Hydrogen Vehicles Charging Station Using Solar Powered, Hydrogen and Fuel Cell Technology” International Journal of Psychosocial Rehabilitation, Vol. 23, Issue 04,2019.

S. Divyapriya, B. Lalitha, Dr.A. Amudha, Dr.G. Emayavaramban, Dr.Viyathukattuva, Dr.M. SivaRamkumar and M. Nivetha “Design, Analysis and Application of Dynamic Wireless Power Transfer Technique at High Switching Frequency for a Electric Vehicle Battery Chargers” International Journal of Psychosocial Rehabilitation, Vol. 23, Issue 04,2019.

S. Divyapriya, A. Amudha, R Vijayakumar “Automatic Frequency Response for AutonomousDistributed V2G (Vehicle-to-Grid) Using IoT Technology” Journal of Electrical Engineering19(1),2018.

S. Divyapriya, A. Amudha, R. Vijayakumar “Design and Implementation of Grid Connected Solar/Wind/Diesel Generator Powered Charging Station for Electric Vehicles with Vehicle toGrid Technology Using IoT”, Current Signal Transduction Therapy Research article 13(1),2018.

S. Divyapriya, A. Amudha, R. Vijayakumar “Design of Renewable Energy Based PEVs Charging Station With Energy Management Technique” Journal of Advanced Research in Dynamical and Control Systems,17(9),2017.

Dr. G. Emayavaramban

Jialu, Gu; Ramkumar, S; Emayavaramban, G; Thilagaraj, M; Muneeswaran, V; Rajasekaran, MPallikonda; Hussein, Ahmed Faeq, “Offline Analysis for Designing Electrooculogram Based Human Computer Interface Control for Paralyzed Patients”, IEEE Access, 79151-79161, 2018.

Junwei, Li; Ramkumar, S; Emayavaramban, G; Thilagaraj, M; Muneeswaran, V; Rajasekaran, MPallikonda; Venkataraman, V; Hussein, Ahmed Faeq, “Brain computer interface for neurodegenerative person using electroencephalogram”, IEEE Access, 2439-2452, 2018.

Li, Luo; Muneeswaran, V; Ramkumar, S; Emayavaramban, G; Gonzalez, Gustavo Ramirez;“Metaheuristic FIR Filter With Game Theory-Based Compression Technique-A Reliable Medical Imag Ecompression Technique For Online Applications”, Pattern Recognition Letters, 125, 07-Dec 2019

Emayavaramban, G; Amudha, A; Rajendran, T; Sivaramkumar, M; Balachandar, K; Ramesh, T;“Identifying user suitability in semg based hand prosthesis using neural networks”, Current SignalTransduction Therapy, 158-164, 2019, Bentham Science Publishers.Fang, Shao; Hussein, Ahmed Faeq;

Ramkumar, S; Dhanalakshmi, KS; Emayavaramban, G;Prospects of Electrooculography in Human-Computer interface Based Neural Rehabilitation for Neural Repair Patients,IEEE Access,25506-25515, 2019.

Dr.MM Viyathukattuva Mohamed

M.M.  Viyathukattuva Mohamed Ali, M. Babar, P. H. Nguyen, and J. F. G. Cobben,“Overlaying Control Mechanism for Solar PV Inverters in the LV Distribution Network,”Elsevier Electric Power Systems Research, 2016.

Viyathukattuva Mohamed Ali M.M, Xiang, Y., Marjan, J., Vo, T.H., Nguyen, P.H. andCobben, J.F.G., & quot;Coordinated Voltage Control in LV Grid With Solar PVS: Development,Verification and Field Trial & Quot; IET Journals, CIRED-Open Access Proceedings Journal2017, no. 1 (2017): 994-997.

Nguyen, P. H., MM Viyathukattuva Mohamed Ali, Francisco M. Portelinha, Paulo F.Ribeiro, and J. F. G. Cobben. & quot;Emerging Control Technologies and Load Management in Microgrids." In Microgrids Design and Implementation, pp. 217-237.Springer, Cham, 2019.

Viyathukattuva Mohamed Ali, M.M., Nguyen, P.H., Kling, W.L., Chrysochos, A.I.,Papadopoulos, T.A. &Papagiannis, G.K. (2015). Fair Power Curtailment of Distributed Renewable Energy Sources to Mitigate Overvoltages in Low-Voltage Networks. 2015IEEE Eindhoven PowerTech, 29 June – 2 July 2015, Eindhoven, The Netherlands(pp. 1-5).

Ali, MM Viyathukattuva Mohamed, P. H. Nguyen, and J. F. G. Cobben. "Internet of Things in LV grids: Framework and Experiments. & quot; In Smart Grid (SASG), 2016 Saudi Arabia, pp. 1-5.IEEE, 2016.

Conferences

  • Organized National Conference titled “National Conference on Clean and Green Energy- 2019” on March 09, 2019 and the Chief Guest was Prof. Dr. S.S. Sivaraju, Head-EEE, RVS College of Engineering and Technology, Coimbatore.
  • Organized National Conference titled “National Conference on Clean and Green Energy – 2016” on April 11, 2016 and the Chief Guest was Er. P. Sivakumar, Manager – Electrical Maintenance, M/s. ElGI Equipment, Coimbatore.

Symposium

  • EEE Department organized Students Technical Symposium “Electrrico2k20” on January 30, 2020 and the chief guest was Er. R. Balachandran, Technical – Head, M/s. RYS Systems Private Ltd., Chennai.
  • EEE Department organized Students Technical symposium “Electrrico2k19” on February 20, 2019 and the chief guest was Er. S.Jawahar, EE/TNEB.
  • EEE Department organized Students Technical Symposium Electrrico2k18 on February 5, 2018 and the chief guest was Er. T. Sarathi, Technical Manager, M/s. E-Trainers, Thudiyalur, Coimbatore.

Endowment Lecture

  • EEE Department organized Endowment Guest Lecture titled “Non-Conventional Energy” by Er. D. Babu/AEE/TNEB on December 09, 2019.
  • Endowment Guest Lecture organized – “Electric/Automobile Vehicle” by Er. T. Balachander, Proprietor, M/s. Goodwill Systems, Coimbatore September 04,2019.

Career Based Aptitude Test (CBAT)

  • CBAT Aptitude test was conducted for the students of CSE, EEE & ECE Departments in association with M/s. Livewire, Coimbatore on February 02,2019.

Energy Conservation Day Celebrations

  • 27th National Energy Conservation Day celebrated, various competitions were conducted and guest lecture delivered by Er. P. Senram/CE/TNEB on December 14, 2017.

Workshop/Seminar/Guest Lecture

  • Department of EEE organized Special Lecture on “IoT Market trend and its Application” by Mr.Safiullah.J, CEO, RYS Systems Private Ltd.,, Chennai. on February 12,2020.
  • Department of EEE organized a Guest Lecture titled “Battery Design of PV System” on February 4, 2020 by Er. T. Sivakumar, Sr-Trainner, M/s. MAS Solar Private Limited, Coimbatore.
  • International Anti-Corruption Day Guest Lecture organized – “Awareness of Corruption and Malpractices” by Mr. V. Ranganathan, Former Officer/Vigilance/CBE Unit, Coimbatore on December 10, 2019.
  • Conducted Special Lecture titled “Introduction to Food Processing Machines” by Mr. K.Prabhakaran, Project Manager, Saphira Industries, Coimbatore on August 28,2019.
  • Conducted Guest Lecture on “Recent trends in Electrical Engineering” by Er. Ilanchezhian. K, Technical Manager, M/S. Prolific System Private Limited on July 3, 2019.
  • Conducted Guest Lecture on “Business Potentials in Solar Sector” by Er. P. Nambidass, Engineer and Trainer, M/s. MAS Solar Private Limited, SIDCO, Coimbatore on July 10, 2019
  • Conducted Guest Lecture on “Introduction about ANN” by Dr. N. Arulmoziyal, Prof. & Head, Dept. of EEE, Sona College of Engineering and Technology, Salem on July 19, 2019.
  • Conducted Guest Lecture on “E-CAD Software” Mr. Manomoorthy, M/s. A.K, Automation on July 17, 2019.
  • EEE department organized workshop on “Preparation of SAR Report for NBA” on March 23, 2019 by Dr. V. J. Vijayalakshmi and Dr. R. Uthirasamy.
  • Guest Lecture organized – “Solar PV Erection” by Er. K. Sivakumar, Trainer, M/s. MAS Solar Private Limited, Coimbatore on July 17, 2019.
  • Organized Guest Lecture on ‘Industry 4.0 and its Significance’ on November 19, 2018 by Mr.Rajasekaran, Application Engineer, M/s. Axis Global Automation, Coimbatore.
  • Organized One Day National level Research Seminar on “How to formulate problem In Power Electronics and Power System Engineering” on September 24, 2018.
  • Guest Lecture organized titled “Business Opportunities in Solar PV” by Er. P. Nambidass, Trainer, M/s. MAS Solar Private Limited, Coimbatore on August 20, 2018.
  • Organized 1 day Hands on Training on LED Tube Light Assembling and Testing by Er. U.Sarathi, M/s. E-Trainers, Coimbatore on July 18, 2018.
  • Organized Guest Lecture on “E-Planning Software” by Er. P. Hariharan, Technical Engineer, E-Planning, Bangalore on July 19, 2018 by Dr.K.Ramash Kumar and Dr.C.R. Balamurugan from Karpagam College of Engineering.
  • Organized 2 days Hands on Training and Services on “Bio-Medical Instruments” by A.P.Thaniadurai, Research Assistant, M/S. The Scientific Engineering Company, Coimbatore on February 05, 2018and February 06,2018.
  • Organized 2 Days National Level Workshop on “Internet of Things using Ardiuno” byMr.S.Naveen, Project Engineer, PantechProEd Pvt Ltd, Ramnagar, Coimbatore on January 29, 2018 and January 30, 2018.
  • Organized Guest Lecture titled “Recent Trends Energy Conservation” by Er. Vivekandhan, AE/TANGEDCO/SIDCO, Cbe on January 24,2018.
  • Organized National Level Workshop on “Solar PRO-Design and Simulation Software” by Er. V. M.Ramkrishnan, Sales & amp; Service Engineer-Solar Division, Coimbatore on September 23, 2017.
  • Seminar on PLC and Its Application by Mr.Saivignesh, Asst. Manager – Sales, M/s. AxisGlobal Institute of Industrial Training, Coimbatore on September 18, 2017.
  • Guest Lecture organized – Solar Pro Simulation Softwareby V. M. Ramakrishnan, M/s. RogressTechno Pvt Ltd, Coimbatore on July 24,2017.
  • Organized Guest Lecture titled “PIC Microcontroller” by Er. Illanchelyan , Technicalmanager, M/s. Prolific systems and technologies, Coimbatore on July 5, 2017.
  • Calibration of Meters – Guest Lecture by Er. N. Sivakumar, Manager, M/s. ELGI Equipments, Coimbatore on January 5, 2017.
  • Organized One day National Level Seminar on Research issues in Wind Energy Conversion Systems on January 28,2017.
  • Guest Lecture on “Transformer maintenance and Safety measures” by Er. T. Kalimuthu, AE, TNEB, Tirupur on Date October 3, 2016.
  • Organized one day National Level Seminar on “Solar PV System and Power Quality Issues” on September 21,2016.
  • Guest Lecture on “Role of Electrical Engineering in Marine” on February 17, 2016 by M. Srinivas, Team Leader, Good Ocean Maritime, 309, Rajkamal Towers, Avinashi Road, Peelamedu, Coimbatore-004
  • Organized 1 day national level workshop on ‘System based SCADA Design’ on January 29,2015.

Training

  • Organized 10 days training course on “Solar PV Technician” in association with M/s. MAS Solar Systems Private Limited, Coimbatore from January 8, 2018 to January 13, 2018.
  • Organized One Day Hands on Training on “AC machine windings” by July 2017 by Er. T. Sarathi, Technical Manager, M/s. E-Trainers, Thudiyalur, Coimbatore.
  • Organized One Day Hands on Training on 3D Printing & E CAD by July 2017 Er. T. Sarathi, Technical Manager, M/s. E-Trainers, Thudiyalur, Coimbatore.
  • Organized One Day Hands on Training on “Variable Frequency Drive and SCADA” by September 17
  • Organized one day Hands on Training on “Industrial Automation – SCADA” in association with M/s. Prolific Systems & Technologies Private Limited, Coimbatore on November 27, 2017.
  • Organized NSDC Sponsored, ESSI Qualification Level – 4 short term course on “Solar Panel Installation Technician” inassociation with M/s. MAS Solar Systems Private Limited, Coimbatore on September 06, 2016 and September 12,2016.
  • Organized NSDC & Govt of India Certified Six Days Short term training course on Robotics and Automation, January 02, 2016 and January 07, 2016.
  • Organized two days hands on training on “AC machine windings” by July 2016.
  • Organized two days hands on training on “IoT using Arduino” by December 2016.

Project Exhibition

  • EEE department Organized National level Project Exhibition “Karpagam Innovation and Technology Exposition 2015 (KITE 2015) on February 16, 2015 and February 17, 2015.

Extension Activities

  • Organized School Out Reach Programme at Pethanackenur, Pollachi on February 24, 2016 Through Rotaract club of KAHE and Visual Arts Club.
  • Organized School Out Reach Programme at Pethanackenur, Pollachi on January 06, 2017 Through Rotaract club of KAHE and Visual Arts Club.