Invited Keynote Addresses, Lectures, Seminars and Tutorials  

 

 

1.         Delivered Keynote Address In National Conference On “Power Engineering Practices & Energy Management” at Thapar Institute of Engineering & Technology, Patiala-147004 (India), 28th & 29th January 2005.

2.         Delivered Tutorial, chaired two sessions and presented three research papers in IEEE-International Symposium on Industrial Electronics 2006 (ISIE 2006) at Montreal, Canada, July 9th-13th, 2006.

3.         Delivered an Invited Seminar on “State of Art on DC-DC Converters,” at Electrical Engineering Department, IIT Roorkee, Roorkee-247667, September 29th, 2006.

4.         Delivered an IEEE PES Sponsored DLP Seminar on “Power Quality Improvements” at a Conference organised by Institution of Engineers (India) under Distinguished Lecture Program (DLP) to be supported by IEEE PES on 24th of November, 2007 at Pune.

5.         Delivered Tutorial, chaired two sessions and presented eight research papers in IEEE-International Conference on Power Electronics and Drives (PEDS07) at Bangkok, Thailand, Nov. 27-30, 2007.

6.         Delivered invited expert lectures on “Classification of FACTS Devices”, “FACTS in Distribution System Employing DSTATCOM, DVR and UPQC” and “FACTS Controllers in Transmission Systems” in “Power System Operation and Control in New Environment” (PSOCNE), held on 26-30 Nov. 2007.

7.         Delivered seminars on “Power Quality Improvements Employing DSTATCOM, DVR and UPQC” and “Power Quality Improvements Using Multipulse Converters” under Distinguished Lecture Program to be supported by INAE on 17th / 18th of December, 2007 at the Institute of Technical Education & Research, Siksha 'O' Anusandhan University, Bhubaneswar.

8.         Delivered an Invited Keynote Address on “DSP Applications in Power Electronics & Motion Control” at International Conference on “Recent Applications of Soft Computing In Engineering & Technology” at Alwar on 22.12.2007.

9.         Delivered one Expert Lecture on “Power Quality” in IEEE Workshop on Energy, Environment and Importance of Power Electronics at Department of Electrical Engineering, Indian Institute of Technology Delhi on 2nd-3rd January 2008.

10.      Delivered four Expert Lectures on “1. Power Quality, 2. Advance Power Converters and Drives, 3. New Converter Topologies, 4. Intelligent Motion of Induction Motor, SR Motors, PM   Motors Stepper Motors,”  in a two weeks Short Term Training Program on “Advance Applications of Power Electronics & Drives” organised by Department of Electrical Engineering, MNIT Jaipur during 30th June 2008-11th July-2008.

11.      Delivered Two Expert Lectures on “1. Power Quality Problems and their Mitigation and 2. Multipulse AC-DC Converters,” in a five days Short Term Training Program on "Recent Trends in Power Electronics,” during 7-11 July, 2008, organised by Department of Electrical Engineering, S.V. National Institute of Technology, Surat on 8th July 2008.

12.      Delivered Two Expert Lectures on “1. DC-DC Converters, 2. Improved Power Quality AC-DC Converters,” in a Short Term Training Programme on “Recent Trends in Electrical Engineering” during 07th July 2008 to Friday 11th July 2008, organised by Department of Electrical Engineering, Parul Institute of Engineering and Technology, Limda, Baroda  on 9th July 2008.

13.      Delivered two Expert Lectures on “Multipulse AC-DC Converters: Uncontrolled, Controlled, Isolated, Nonisolated using Phase Staggering, Multiphase, Pulse Multiplication and their hybrid in full wave and bridge configurations,” in a two weeks Short Term Training Program on "Advances in Power Electronics & Its Impact on Power Quality" organised by Department of Electrical Engineering, NIT Bhopal during 28 July - 08 Aug 2008.

14.      Delivered keynote address on “Recent Trends in Power Quality Improvements Techniques,” in National Conference on Power Electronics and Intelligent Control-2008 (NCPEIC-2008), held at MNIT Jaipur, India, September 13th-14th, 2008.

15.      Delivered keynote address on “Power Quality Improvements that Consumer gets Unpolluted Power,” IEEE Sponsored Seminar on Electric Power Conversion (SEPC 08) Co-sponsored by TEQIP at Department of Electrical Engineering, Motilal Nehru National Institute of Technology Allahabad,  held on October 17, 2008.

16.      Delivered two Expert Lectures on “Power Quality Improvements Employing Filters” and “Control Techniques for Active Shunt Compensators”  in the TEQIP sponsored theme workshop on “Emerging Trends in Distribution System: Operation, Management and Control” (TWETDS2008) held during 24th to 26th October 2008,

17.      Organised and delivered two Expert Lectures on Power Filters and Improved Power Quality Converters in IEEE Power Quality Workshop during 21th-22th November 2008.

18.      Delivered Keynote address on “Software Technologies for Electrical Engineering and Evolutionary Algorithms for Single Objective and Multi Objective Optimization” and Chaired Session-I on “Various Simulation & Modelling Techniques,” in Two Days National Workshop on “Application of Soft Computing Techniques in Electrical & Electronics Engg.  - ASCTEE-2009” at Electrical & Electronics Engg. Department, Institute of Engg. & Science, IPS Academy, Indore (MP), India held on 6th-7th February, 2009.

19.      Delivered invited expert lectures on “State of Art on DC-DC Converters”, “Improved Power Quality AC-DC Converters with High Frequency Transformer Isolation,” and “Vector Control and Direct Torque Control of Permanent Magnet Synchronous Motor Drives” in a Short Term TEQIP Workshop at NIT Durgapur held on 27th February, 2009.

20.      Delivered invited expert lecture on “Power Quality Issues,” in Two-Day workshop on Power Electronics Applications in Power Systems (PEPS-09) at VIT Vellore on 7th March 2009.

21.      Delivered a talk in plenary session on “Power Quality Improvements in Distribution Systems,” in National Conference on ‘Technological Advances and Computational Techniques in Electrical Engineering (TACT-2009) at NIT Hamirpur held on 17-18 March, 09.

22.      Delivered a plenary Lecture on “Power Quality Problems and their Mitigation” in an International Conference on Electrical Energy Systems and Power Electronics in Emerging Economics (ICEESPEEE09) at SRM University, Chennai during 16th & 17th April 2009.

23.      Delivered invited expert lectures on “Vector Control of Induction Motor Drives,” at Thapar University, Patiala held on 8th August, 2009.

24.      Delivered invited expert lectures on “Applications of Power Electronics in lighting sector, Commutation Techniques, DC-DC converters and improved power quality ac-dc converters” at Mangalayatan University, near Aligarh, held on 30 August, 2009.

25.      Delivered two Expert Lectures on “Latest Trends in Grid Interfaced Wind Energy Conversion System” and “Latest Trends in Isolated Wind Energy Conversion System” in IEEE Workshop on Recent Advances in Sustainable Energy at Department of Electrical Engineering, Indian Institute of Technology Delhi on 15th-16th December 2009.

26.      Delivered an invited talk on “Recent Trends in Wind Energy Conversion Systems” and presented four research papers in IEEE Conference INDICON-2009 at DA-IICT, Gandhinagar held on 19-20, December 2009.

27.      Delivered Tutorial on “Latest Trends in Wind and Pico Hydro Generation” and presented six research papers in Third International IEEE Conference on Power Systems (ICPS-2009) at IIT Kharagpur, held on 27-29, December 2009.

28.      Delivered invited three expert lectures on “1. Multipulse AC-DC Converters: Uncontrolled, Controlled, Isolated, Nonisolated using Phase Staggering, Multiphase, Pulse Multiplication and their hybrid in full wave and bridge configurations, 2. Power Quality Improvements in Switched Mode Power Supplies and 3. Power Quality Improvements in Adjustable Speed Motor Drives,” in MHRD Sponsored STTP on Advanced Power Electronics: Applications and Implementation held at VNIT Nagpur on 11 - 15 January 2010.

29.      Delivered an invited talk on “Improved Power Quality in Switched Mode Converters with
High Frequency Isolation” held at Electrical Engineering, MNIT Bhopal on 16th January 2010.

30.      Delivered an invited talk on “Computer Aided Design of Electrical Machines with Power Electronics Applications and Paramagnet Brushless Machines,” in a Short Term Course on Computer Aided Design of Electrical Machines with Power Electronics Applications (January 28-30, 2010) at Department Electrical Engineering, Indian Institute of Technology Delhi on 28th January, 2009.

31.      Delivered an PES-IAS & PELS-IES Chapters Sponsored Seminar on “Vector control and Direct Torque Control of Induction Motor” at the ICE Committee Room no 213 ICE Div., Netaji Subhas Institute of Technology (NSIT), Azad Hind Fauz Marg, Sector-3, Dwarka, New Delhi held on  February 18, 2010.

32.      Delivered an invited talk on “Improved Power Quality AC-DC Converters with High Frequency Transformer Isolation” and presented three research papers in Fourth International Conference on Computer Applications in Electrical Engineering - Recent Advances (CERA-09) at IIT Roorkee held on Feb. 19-21, 2010.

33.      Delivered a talk in plenary session on “Power Converters used in Distribution Systems for
Power Quality Improvement,” in an International Conference on Trends and Advances in Computation and Engineering (TRACE-2010) at BUIT Bhopal, held on 25-26, February 2010.

34.      Delivered Keynote address on “Efficient Energy Utilization Employing Power Electronics and Drives,” in “National Conference on “Advances in Efficient Utilization of Electrical Energy” on 5th & 6th March, 2010 at Bharati Vidyapeeth’s College of Engineering, New Delhi on 5th March 2010.

35.      Delivered an invited talk on “FACTS in Distribution System Employing DSTATCOM, DVR and UPQC,” at Department of Electrical Engineering, National Institute of Technology, Kurukshetra, Haryana, India on 13th March 2010.

36.      Delivered an invited talk on “Modeling and Simulation Techniques in Electrical Engineering,” in National Conference on Recent Advances on Computational Techniques in Electrical Engineering, SLIET, Longowal, 19-20 March 2010.

37.      Delivered an invited talk on “MATLAB Based Modeling and Simulation in Power Electronics, Electrical Machines and Power Systems,” in an AICTE approved short term training program on “The Analysis of Electrical Engineering Problems using MATLAB,” held on 22nd March to 27th March 2010 at Sagar Institute of Research and Technology, Bhopal on 22nd March 2010.

38.      Delivered an invited Seminar on “Power Quality Problems and Mitigation,” at Ajay Kumar Garg Engineering College Ghaziabad, on 9th April 2010.

39.      Delivered an invited IEEE PES Chapter Seminar on “Power Quality Improvements Using Multipulse Converters,” at École Technologie Superiere (ETS), Department of Electrical Engineering, 1100, rue Notre-Dame Ouest Montréal (Québec) Canada held on 13th July 2010.

40.      Delivered an invited IEEE PES-IAS & PELS-IES Delhi Chapters Seminar on “Wind Energy Conversion Systems,” On November 01, 2010 (Monday) at 15-30 hours in the Smart Class Room, 2nd Floor, Admn. Block, Delhi Technological University, Formerly Delhi College of Engineering, Shahbad Daulatpur, Main Bawana Road, Delhi-110042.

41.      Delivered a keynote Address Session/Plenary Session on “Latest Trends in Wind Energy Conversion Systems,” at IEEE International Conference on Power, Control and Embedded Systems (ICPCES 2010), on 1St December, 2010  Motilal Nehru National Institute of Technology, Allahabad, India, during  Nov 28th – Dec 1st, 2010.

42.      Delivered an Invited IEEE PES-IAS & PELS-IES Delhi Chapters Seminar on “Wind Energy Systems and Control,” on December 28, 2010 (Tuesday) at 10-30 hours in the ICE Committee, Netaji Subhas Institute of Technology (NSIT), Azad Hind Fauz Marg,Sector-3, Dwarka, New Delhi - 110078.

43.      Delivered an Invited Seminar in National Seminar on the subject theme, Advances in Electronic Devices and Systems, on “Improved Power Quality AC-DC Converters with High Frequency Transformer Isolation,” at Babu Banarsi Das Institute of Technology (BBDIT), Ghaziabad (UP), held on Saturday, 19th February, 2011.

44.      Delivered an IEEE PES-IES Chapter Seminar on “Latest Trends on Voltage and frequency Controllers for Standalone Small Hydro Power Generation,” at École Technologie Superiere (ETS), Department of Electrical Engineering, 1100, rue Notre-Dame Ouest Montréal (Québec) Canada held on 5th July 2011.

45.      Delivered an Invited IEEE PES-IAS & PELS-IES Delhi Chapters Seminar on “Power Quality in DC-DC Converters,” on Oct 12, 2011 (Wednesday) at 15-00 hours in the Seminar Room of Instrumentation and Control Division, (Block VI), Netaji Subhas Institute of Technology -Sec-3 Dwarka, New Delhi 110078.

46.      Delivered Invited Seminars on “Power Quality,” and “Recent Trends in Converter Technology in Power System” on 19th November, 2011 in Two day workshop on Power Quality Issues and Challenges-- For R E Sources Grid Integration during 18-19 November 2011 at CPRI, Bangalore.

47.      Delivered an Invited Talk on “Power Electronics Applications To Power System” on 20th November, 2011 in a National Conference at Swami Keshvanand Institute during Jaipur 20-11-2011.

48.      Delivered Invited Lectures on “Wind Power Generation in Integrated and Islanded mode of operation,” and “Recent trends in Converter Technology in Power Systems” on 25th November, 2011 in QIP short term course on “Operation and Management in Emerging Power Systems” held during Nov 21-25, 2011 at IIT Kanpur.

49.      Delivered a Plenary Talk on “Improved Power Quality Single phase AC-DC Converters with High Frequency Transformer Isolation,” on 26th November 2011, at National Conference on Emerging Trends in Electrical & Electronics Engineering 2011 (ETEEE 2011) held during 26-27 November, 2011 at Kamla Nehru Institute of Technology (KNIT), Sultanpur (UP) Avadh.

50.      Delivered a Half Day Tutorial on “Wind Energy Conversion Systems,” at IEEE Power Electronics and Drives System (PEDS) Conference 2011 held in Singapore on 5-8 Dec 2011.

51.      Delivered a Plenary Talk on “Recent Trends of Power Electronics Applications in Power System,” on 16th December 2011 at National Electrical Engineering Conference, (NEEC- 2011) during December 16-17, 2011 held at Delhi Technological University, Formerly Delhi College of Engineering, Shahbad Daulatpur, Main Bawana Road, Delhi-110042.

52.      Delivered a Half Day Tutorial on “Multipulse Converters for Power Quality Improvements,” in 5th National Power Electronics Conference (NPEC-2011), held on December 19-22, 2011 Bengal Engineering and Science University (BESU), Shibpur, Howrah, India, on December 19, 2011.

53.      Delivered a Half Day Tutorial on “Standalone and grid interaction wind energy conversion,” on 22nd December 2011, at the IEEE Fourth International Conference on Power and Energy Systems, (ICPS 2011)  held at IIT Madras on 22-24 Dec 2011.

54.      Delivered a Plenary Talk on “Recent Trends of Power Electronics Applications in Power System,” on 23nd December 2011, at the IEEE Fourth International Conference on Power and Energy Systems, (ICPS 2011)  held at IIT Madras on 22-24 Dec 2011.

55.      Delivered an invited Seminar on “Power Quality Improvements,” in a Faculty Development Programme (FDP) at Ajay Kumar Garg Engineering College Ghaziabad, on 3rd March 2012.

56.      Delivered an invited Prof MA Pai Distinguished Lecture on “Power Quality Problems and Their Mitigation,” organized by Electrical Engineering Department Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur on 26th March 2012.

57.      Delivered an IEEE Power & Energy Society, Industrial Electronics Society, Industry Applications Society (PES/IES/IAS) Chapter Seminar on “Latest Trends in Single-Phase AC-DC Power Factor Corrected Converters with High Frequency Isolation,” at École Technologie Superiere (ETS), Department of Electrical Engineering, 1100, rue Notre-Dame Ouest Montréal (Québec) Canada held on 10th July 2012.

58.      Delivered a Plenary Talk on “Challenges in Solar PV Grid Integration in Urban Areas,” on 8th August  2012, at the IEEE Seventh International Conference on Industrial and Information Systems 2012, (ICIIS 2012)  held at IIT Madras on 6-9 August 2012.

59.      Delivered a Plenary Talk on “Grid Interfaced Solar Photovoltaic Power Generating System with Power Quality Improvement at AC Mains,” at 3rd IEEE International Conference on Sustainable Energy Technologies (ICSET’12) held in Kathmandu, Nepal on 24 – 27 September 2012.

60.      Delivered a Half Day Tutorial on “Recent Trends in Wind Energy Conversion Systems,” on 28 October 2012, at The 38th Annual Conference of the IEEE Industrial Electronics Society (IECON’ 2012), held at Montréal, Québec, Canada on 25-28 October, 2012.

61.      Delivered a Half Day Tutorial on “Recent Trends in Renewable Energy Systems,” on 6th December 2012, IEEE Fifth India International Conference on Power Electronics (IICPE’ 2012), held at Delhi Technological University, Shahbad Daulatpur, Main Bawana Road, Delhi-110042 on 6-8 December, 2012.

62.      Delivered a Half Day Tutorial on “Recent Trends in FACTS Devices in Distribution Systems,” on 7th December 2012, at IEEE International Conference on IEEE INDICON-2012 (INDICON’12), held at Kochi, India on December 7-9, 2012.

63.      Delivered an invited Lecture on “Challenges in Grid Interfaced Solar Photovoltaic in Urban Areas,” at 17th National Power Systems Conference 2012 (NPSC-2012) held at IIT BHU Varanasi (UP), India on Dec. 12th to 14th 2012.

64.      Delivered a Half Day Tutorial on “Renewable Energy sources and Grid integration,” on 19th December 2012, at IEEE 5th Power India Conference -2012 (PICONF-2012) held at Deenbandhu Chhotu Ram University of Science & Technology, Murthal (Haryana), India on Dec. 19h to 22nd   2012.

65.      Delivered a Plenary Talk on “Electric Drives and Power Quality,” on 16th February 2013, at National Conference on “Modeling and Simulation of Electrical Systems (MSES-2013),”  held at Technocrats Institute of Technology &Science, Bhopal (MP), India on Feb. 15h to 16th,   2013.

66.      Delivered an Invited IEEE PES-IAS & PELS-IES Delhi Chapters Seminar on “Power Quality in Adjustable speed Drives,” on February  21, 2013 (Thursday) at 16-00 hours in the ICE Committee, Netaji Subhas Institute of Technology (NSIT), Azad Hind Fauz Marg,Sector-3, Dwarka, New Delhi - 110078.

67.      Delivered an Inaugural key note address on “Modeling and Control of Power Electronics Systems,” in a 3 Day Workshop on Modeling and Control of Power Electronics Systems (MCPS-2013) on 18th to 20th Mar 2013, PES IT, Bangalore.

68.      Delivered an IEEE Power & Energy Society, Industrial Electronics Society, Industry Applications Society (PES/IES/IAS) Chapter Seminar on “Recent Trends in Wind Energy Conversion Systems,” at Room EV003.309, Concordia University, 1455 De Maisonneuve Blvd. West., Montréal (Québec) Canada held on 15th July 2013.

69.      Delivered an Invited IEEE PES-IAS & PELS-IES Delhi Chapters Seminar on “Power Quality issues in Grid Connected Solar Energy System,” on September 6, 2013 (Friday) at 16-30 hours in the ICE Committee, Netaji Subhas Institute of Technology (NSIT), Azad Hind Fauz Marg, Sector-3, Dwarka, New Delhi - 110078.

70.      Delivered an Invited Talk on “Improved Power Quality Based Voltage and Frequency Controllers for Small Scale Standalone Micro-Hydro Power Generating Systems,” in 5th International Conference on Computer Applications in Electrical Engineering Recent Advances: Smart Grid Technologies (CERA-2013), at IIT Roorkee, India, on October 3-5, 2013.

71.      Delivered an Invited IEEE PES-IAS & PELS-IES Delhi Chapters Seminar on “Improved Power Quality Based Voltage and Frequency Controllers for Small Scale Micro-Hydro Power Generating Systems,” on October 15, 2013 (Tuesday) at 15-30 hours in the ICE Committee, Netaji Subhas Institute of Technology (NSIT), Azad Hind Fauz Marg,Sector-3, Dwarka, New Delhi.

72.      Delivered an Invited Seminar on “Power Quality Problems and Their Mitigation,” in an Annual
Meeting of Indian Academy of Sciences
at Panjab University/IMTECH/IISER (Chandigarh) on 9 November 2013.

73.      Delivered an Invited Plenary Talk on “Solar PV Grid Integration,” in an International Conference on “Advance Trends in Engineering and Technology, ICATET 2013 on 19-20 Dec. 2013 at Arya College of Engineering and IT, (Old Campus) Jaipur.

74.      Delivered an Invited Plenary Talk on “Power Electronics and Electric Drives,” in National Conference on Zen & Tao of Electrical & Electronics Engineering, at M. S. Ramaiah Institute of Technology, Bangalore on 7th – 9th January 2014.

75.      Delivered an Invited Seminar on “Custom Power Devices, FACTS and HVDC Systems,” in a Three-Days Workshop on Power Electronics in Power Systems at Electrical Engineering Dept. V.N I.T. Nagpur during 6th Feb. to 8th Feb. 2014 under TEQIP II.

76.      Delivered an Invited Plenary Talk on “Renewable Energy Integration To Smart Grid,” in National Seminar at Modern Institute of Technology & Research Centre Alwar on 5th April 2014.

77.      Delivered an Inaugural key note address on “Power Electronics Systems and Their Applications in Signal Processing and Communications,” in IEEE Sponsored National Conference on Signal Processing and Communications on 12-14, April 2014 at BIT Muzaffarnagar (UP), India.

78.      Delivered an Invited Plenary Talk on “Challenges in Solar PV Grid Integration in Urban Areas,” in a 2nd International Conference on “Advance Trends in Engineering and Technology” (ICATET-2014) held on 18-19, April 2014 at Arya College of Engineering & Information Technology, Jaipur (Rajasthan), India.

79.      Delivered a Guest Lecture on “Power Quality Improvement In Permanent Magnet Brushless DC Motor For Domestic Appliances,” at I.T.S. Engineering College, 46, Knowledge Park - III, Greater Noida on 21.04.2014.

80.      Delivered an Invited Seminar on “Power Electronics and Drives,” in an International  Conference On  Artificial  Intelligence and Evolutionary Algorithms In Engineering Systems, (ICAEES-2014) at Department of Electrical & Electronics Engineering, Noorul Islam Centre for Higher Education (NICHE),  Kumaracoil, Thuckalay, Tamil Nadu, South India on 23rd and 24th April 2014.

81.      Delivered an Invited Plenary Talk on “Power Quality Problems and Their Mitigation,” in an IEEE International Conference on Recent Advances and Innovation in Engineering, ICRAIE 2014 at Poornima University and Poornima College of Engineering Jaipur, on 9-11 May 2014.

82.      Delivered an Invited Plenary Talk on “Latest Technological Advancements as well as Future Directions and Trends in Renewable Energy Sources,” in a National Conference on Recent Trends and Explorations on Mobile Networking and Green Energy (RTEMNE-14) on 8th and 9th of August, 2014.

83.      Delivered the keynote lecture, “PFC Converters and DC-DC Converters-Technology Perspective,” in a Half Day Seminar on High Reliable Power Converters: Current Status and Peep into the Future  at the Multisphere Power Solutions Pvt. Ltd. (MPS) at IMT Manesar, Gurgaon on 22nd September 2014. 

84.      Delivered an Invited Seminar on “Power Quality Issues and Their Challenges Today,” in a Workshop on Advancements in Power Quality Improvement Techniques on September 24-27, 2014 at Hotel Radisson, Goa.

85.      Delivered an Invited Seminar on “Power Quality Issues and their Mitigation in Commercial Establishments,” in a Workshop on Advancements in Power Quality Improvement Techniques on September 24-27, 2014 at Hotel Radisson, Goa.

86.      Delivered an Invited Seminar on “Wind Energy Conversion Systems,” in a National Workshop on Power Electronics supported by Department of Electronics & Information Technology, Govt. of India under aegis of National Mission on Power Electronics, NaMPET, Phase –II, at Department of Electrical & Electronics Engineering, Birla Institute of Technology, Mesra, Ranchi during 07-08 Nov 2014.

87.      Delivered an Invited IEEE PES-IAS & PELS-IES Delhi Chapters Seminar on “Power Quality Improvement In Permanent Magnet Brushless DC Motor For Domestic Appliances,” on November 11, 2014 (Tuesday) at 16-30 hours in the ICE Committee, Netaji Subhas Institute of Technology (NSIT), Azad Hind Fauz Marg, Sector-3, Dwarka, New Delhi.

88.      Delivered an Invited Plenary Talk on “Grid Integration of Renewable Energy Sources,” in an  4th  International Conference on “Advance Trend in Engineering, Technology and Research (ICATETR-2015)” held at Bal Krishna Institute of Technology, Kota,  IPC-15, RIICO Institutional Area, Ranpur Kota (Rajasthan) (India) from  19-20 June-2015.

89.      Delivered an Invited Seminar on “Grid Connected PV Systems and Small Hydro systems,” on 25.06.2015 in a National TEQIP-II Workshop on Innovations in Renewable Energy Technologies and Integration with Emerging Grid supported by Department of Electrical and Electronics Engineering, RV college of Engineering, Bangalore during 22-27 June 2015.

90.      Delivered an Invited Keynote Address on “Soft Computing Techniques and Implementations” at Faculty of Engineering and Technology, Manav Rachna International University are organizing an 'International  Conference on Soft Computing Techniques and Implementations (ICSCTI)' during 8th to 10th October 2015.

91.      Delivered an Invited Seminars on “Solid State Voltage and Frequency Controller for Wind Power Generating System and Power Electronic Converters for Grid Interface of Solar Power Generation,” in a Short Term Course on Power Electronics and Applications under NaMPET-II at Department of Electrical Engineering, Indian Institute of Technology (BHU) Varanasi on 10th-12th October 2015.

92.      Delivered a Tutorial on "Grid Integration of Renewable Energy Sources" In the 2015 IEEE Power, Communication and Information Technology Conference (PCITC-2015), Siksha ‘O’ Anusandhan University, Bhubaneswar, India, 15- 17 Oct, 2015.

93.      Delivered an Invited Seminar on “Power Quality Problems and Their Mitigation,” on 06.11.2015 in a NaMPET-II Sponsored National Workshop on Power Electronics (NWPE-2015) supported by Department of Electrical Engineering, November 6-7, 2015 Dr. B. R. Ambedkar Auditorium, Administrative Building, Delhi Technological University, Bawana Road, Delhi-110042.

94.      Delivered an invited lecture on "Electric Motor Drives for Solar PV Array Fed Water Pumping System" in 3-Day Skill Development Program on VARUN (Solar Water Pumping) at NISE, Gurgoan on 27.11.2015.

95.      Delivered Keynote Address on "Power electronic converters for Grid Interface of solar power generation" at IIT Madras in National Power Engineering Research Scholars' Meet (NPERSM) at IIT Madras, during December 29 -30, 2015.

96.      Delivered an Invited Plenary Talk on “Power Quality Improvements in Adjustable Speed Drives,” at International IEEE Conference on Emerging Trends in Electrical, Electronics & Sustainable Energy Systems ICETEESES-16) on  March 11-12, 2016 in association with The IEEE UP Section and TEQIP-II, KNIT Sultanpur.

97.      Delivered an Invited Seminars on “Power Quality Issues in Micro-Grid Green Energy Source Integration” in a NaMPET Phase II sponsored one week short term course on “Power Electronics Applications in Micro-grid: enabling green energy” at Department of Electrical Engineering Visvesvaraya National Institute of Technology (VNIT), Nagpur  held during 6th to 10th April 2016.

98.      Delivered an Invited Seminars on “Wind Energy Conversion Systems,” “Solar Grid Interfaced Systems”, “Hydro Energy Conversion System,” and “Micro-Grid” in a National Workshop on Power Electronics supported by Department of Electronics & Information Technology, Govt. of India under aegis of National Mission on Power Electronics, NaMPET, Phase –II, at Department of Electrical Engineering, NIT Goa during 12-13 May 2016.

99.      Delivered Plenary Talk on “Application of Power Electronics in Wind Energy Conversion System,” in an IEEE Seventh India International Conference on Power Electronics (IICPE-2016) on 17th November, 2016 organized by Thapar University, Patiala, India held during 17-19 November 2016.

100.   Delivered Plenary Talk on “Latest Trends in Small Hydro Energy Conversion Systems,” in an IEEE International Conference on 21st Century Energy Needs, Materials, Systems and Applications on 19th November, 2016 at IIT Kharagpur, India held during 18-19 November, 2016.

101.   Delivered Plenary Talk on “Latest Trends in Small Hydro Energy Conversion Systems,” in an IEEE 7th Power India International Conference (PIICON-2016) on 25th November, 2016 organized by Government Engineering College Bikaner, Rajasthan from 25th- 27th November, 2016.

102.   Delivered an Invited Seminar on “Types, Sizes and Specifications of Solar Inverters, Charge Controllers (MPPT) and Batteries,” in an International Training Programme 2016: Solar Energy Technologies and Applications at NISE Gurgaon on 30th November, 2016.

103.   Delivered a Tutorial on “Micro-grid / Renewable Integration,” in the 19th National Power System Conference (NPSC-2016), on 19th December, 2016, organized by IIT Bhubaneswar, India, December 19-21, 2016.

104.   Delivered Plenary Talk on “Optimization Techniques in Engineering and Applications to Maximum Power Extraction from Partially Shaded PV Generation” on 5th January 2017 in an International Conference on  Quality, Productivity, Reliability, Optimization and Modelling (ICQPROM), organised by Department of Mechanical Engineering, Faculty of Engineering &Technology, Manav Rachna International University (MRIU), Faridabad, Inida from 5-7 January, 2017.

105.   Delivered Keynote Address on “Latest Trends in Renewable Energy Conversion Systems” on 24th February 2017 in an International Conference on Recent Trends in Renewable Energy and Smart Grid during February 24-25, 2017, organized by College of Engineering & Technology, Mody University, Lakshmangarh, Dist. Sikar (Rajasthan).

106.   Delivered Keynote Lecture on “Recent Advances in Solar PV Systems” in the FDP (Faculty Development Programme) on “Advances in solar PV systems” on 13 March 2017 organized by Department of Electrical and Electronics Engineering, Government College of Engineering, Kannur, Kerala, India during 13-17 March 2017.

107.   Delivered an Invited Talk on “Solar PV Systems for Water Pumping Applications” on 25th March 2017 in a Two Days Workshop, sponsored under TEQIP II on “Advances in Power Electronics for Sustainable Development,” at Shri G. S. Institute of Technology & Science (SGSITS), Indore during 25-26th March 2017.

108.   Delivered an Invited Talk on “Grid Interfaced Solar Photovoltaic Energy Systems,” in a two-day workshop on “Renewable Energy Resources” on 27th March 2017, organized by Department of Electrical and Electronics Engineering, Guru Tegh Bahadur Institute of Technology,G-8 Area, Rajouri Garden (Opposite: Swarg Ashram Temple, Hari Nagar), New Delhi - 110064 during 27th-28th March 2017.

109.   Delivered Plenary Talk on “Improved Power Quality Converters Fed Permanent Magnet Brushless DC Motor Drives for Appliances,” in a National Conference on Recent Advances in Science, Technology & Management (NCRASTM) during 29 to 30 April 2017 at Phonics Group of Institutions Roorkee, Haridwar, Uttarakhand, India.

110.   Delivered Keynote Lecture on “Applications of Power Electronics in Renewable Energy Conversion Systems,” on 15th May 2017 in one Week Faculty Development Programme for Power Electronics for Smart Grid and Renewable Energy Control, at MNIT Jaipur 15-19 May 2017.

111.   Delivered an IEEE Power & Energy Society, Industrial Electronics Society, Industry Applications Society (PES/IES/IAS) Chapter Seminar on “Power Quality Improvements in Permanent Magnet Brushless DC Motor Drives for Home Appliances,” at Room EV 3.309, Concordia University, 1455 De Maisonneuve Blvd. West., Montréal (Québec) Canada held on 11th July 2017.

112.   Delivered Invited Talks on “Power Conversion for Wind Energy Based Systems,” and “Electric Motor Drives for Solar PV Array Fed Water Pumping System,” on 23rd July 2017 at Short Term Course on “Advances in Power Electronics and Renewable energy Resources (APERER - 2017)", from 21-23 July, 2017, organised by Department of Electrical Engineering, Motilal Nehru National Institute of Technology Allahabad sponsored by, the National Mission on Power Electronics Technology (NaMPET Phase II), CDAC Trivendrum, under the initiative of Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology (MeitY), Govt. Of India.

113.   Delivered Invited Talk on “Application of power electronics in harvesting renewable energy sources in North East India,” on 25th August 2017 at “Power Electronics and its scope of application in North East India" under NaMPET Phase -II at NIT Agartala, Tripura, North East, India from 23rd -25th August 2017.

114.   Delivered Invited Talk on “Issues and Control of Grid Interfaced Solar PV System,” on 3rd September 2017 at International workshop on “Stability and Control of Renewable Energy based Systems” organized by our Electrical Dept., IIT Delhi during September 2-3, 2017.

115.   Delivered Keynote Address on “Brushless Motor Drives for Solar PV Array Fed Water Pumping Systems,” on 7th October, 2017 at 6th IEEE International Conference on Computer Application in Electrical Engineering - Recent Advances (CERA-2017) Organised by, Department of Electrical Engineering, IIT Roorkee, India during October 5th to 7th, 2017.

116.   Delivered an Invited Talk on “Power Electronics Converters for Wind and Solar Power Systems: Current Trends and Challenges,” on 9th October, 2017 at National Workshop on Power Electronics (NWPE-2017) Theme: Strengthening Grid Energy Storage Through Power Electronics - Challenges And Research Opportunities, organised by Department of Water Resources Development and Management, IIT Roorkee, India during October 09-11, 2017.

117.   Delivered Invited Talks on Power Electronics Applications for Apparatus Industry: Current Trends and Challenges,” and “Applications of Power Electronics in Household Appliances,” on 10th-11th December, 2017 at Workshop on Power Electronics Applications for Apparatus Industry at SGSITS, Indore during 10-11th December 2017.

118.   Delivered Invited Talks on “Buck, Boost, Buck-Boost Converters, Cuk, SEPIC Converters, Cascade Converters, Filters used in DC-DC converters,” and “FACTS devices: An introduction to TCR (Thyristor Controlled Reactor), TSC (Thyristor Switched Capacitors), STATCOM (Static Synchronous Compensator), SSSC (Static Series Synchronous Compensator), UPFC (Unified Power Flow Controller), Application of these devices in Grid-Tied Systems,” on 13th December, 2017 at in a Winter Course organised under ICT academy supported by Ministry of Electronics & Information Technology (MeitY) at MNIT Jaipur, during 11-20 December, 2017.

119.   Delivered Keynote Address on “Power Factor Correction (PFC) Converters Fed Permanent Magnet Brushless DC Motor Drives for Home Appliances,” on 20th December, 2017 at 8th National Power Electronics Conference (NPEC), organised by College of Engineering, Pune, Maharashtra, India during 18th to 20th Dec. 2017.

120.   Delivered Keynote Lecture on “Microgrid with Solar PV and Wind Power Generation,” on December 30, 2017 at IEEE Computational Intelligence Society (CIS) is organizing a Four Day Workshop on ‘Computational Intelligence: Tools and Techniques for Smart Grid Solutions’ held in Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Delhi, from December 28-31, 2017.

121.   Delivered an Invited IEEE PES-IAS & PELS-IES Delhi Chapters Seminar on “Solar Water Pumping Systems” on 23rd January, 2018 at 4:30 PM in the ICE Committee, Netaji Subhas Institute of Technology (NSIT), Azad Hind Fauz Marg, Sector-3, Dwarka, New Delhi.

122.   Delivered Keynote Address on “State of Art on Solar Photovoltaic Grid Interfaced Systems,” on 24th Feb., 2018 at Second National Power Engineering Research Scholars Conference, at IIT Madras, India held during 24-25 Feb, 2018.

123.   Delivered Keynote Address on “Applications of Power Electronics in Household Appliances,” on 5th March, 2018 at Short Term Training Program brochure on “Power Electronics and Drives” conducted at P.D.A. College of Engineering, Gulbarga, from 5th -10th, March-2018. 

124.   Delivered Keynote Address on “Recent Advancements on Solar PV and Wind Energy  in Distributed Power Generation,” on 24th March, 2018 at Department of Electrical & Electronics Engineering, Lakshmi Narain College of Technology Excellence (LNCTE) is organizing a one week Faculty Development Programme on “Recent Advancement in Distributed Power Generation” During 20th – 24st March 2018.

125.   Delivered Keynote Address on “Microgrid: Configurations, Control, Synchronization and Applications,” on 29th March, 2018 for IEEE International Conference on ‘Technologies for Smart City –Energy Security and Power (ICSESP 2018)’, organised by Department of Electrical Engineering, C. V. Raman College of Engineering, Bhubaneswar, Odisha, India during 28th–30th March, 2018.

126.   Delivered Keynote Lecture on “Solar PV and Wind Power Generation,” on April 02, 2018 in one week Faculty Development Programme (FDP) on “Recent Advances in Distributed Generation Systems and Management (RADGSM-18)” organised by Electrical Engineering Department (EED) of Kamla Nehru Institute of Technology (KNIT), Sultanpur, U.P., India, during April 02-06, 2018.

  1. Delivered Keynote Lecture on “Advances in Grid Interfaced  Solar Photovoltaic Systems,” on April 23, 2018 in one week Faculty Development Programme (FDP) on “Recent Trend in Design, Control & Operation of Solar Photo Voltaic (PV) Systems” organised by Electrical & Electronics Engineering Department, NIET, Greater Noida, U.P., India, during April 23-27, 2018.