Department of Electrical and Electronics Engineering

The department of Electrical and Electronics Engineering was started in the year 2008 with intake of 60 students per year. The various features of the department are given below:

Laboratories:

The department has the following labs with high quality equipments:

  • Engineering Practice lab
  • Electrical Machines - I lab
  • Electrical Machines - II lab
  • Control and Instrumentation lab
  • Power Electronics lab
  • Power system simulation lab
  • Renewable Energy System Lab

Faculty Members:

The faculty members in the department are qualified as per the norms of the affiliating Anna University, Chennai and approving authority All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE), New Delhi. The number and the cadre ratio of faculty members are maintained as per the norms. Two doctorates are available in the department and hence performing well.

2(f) status:

The department is recognized to be in the status under section 2(f) of the UGC Act, 1956 on 19-02-2020. This recognition is given for the fulfillment of certain norms of UGC. On possession of the 2(f) recognition, the department is eligible to apply and get grants from UGC for performing the given or proposed projects.

English Proficiency Training:

Apart from the curriculum courses such as Technical English, Communicative English, Interpersonal skills, Advanced Reading, listening and writing, and Communication skills, a separate training session in the name "English Communication Skills (ECS)" is conducted for all the I year students.

Technical Training:

From II-year onwards, the following technical trainings will be imparted to students with the experts in the industry to be well versed in the subject learnt.

  • Printed circuit Board using Proteus 8.0
  • Design of Embedded systems for Real time applications
  • PLC and SCADA
  • Electrical Machine Design, Windings, Assembling &Dismantling
  • Recent trends and research in solar energy technology &PVSYST software Training
  • Solar Photovoltaic system Design & Installation
  • PLC
  • Embedded system using Arduino
  • C & C++
  • Electrical CADD

Value Added Course:

From VI semester onwards, the following value added courses will be taught to the students to be more employable.

  • Fuzzy logic system and applications – approved by Anna University
  • Solar Photovoltaic system design and Installation

In-Plant Training:

From III semester onwards, students are encouraged to go on In-Plant Training (IPT) during their semester holidays in the following industries for the better understanding of their subjects and to understand the industrial scenario.

  • Government of India Ministry of skill Development & Entrepreneurship, Coimbatore
  • TNEB Substation Allundur, Trichy
  • Diesel loco shed, Ponmalai , Tiruchchirappalli
  • TANGEDCO collector office, Trichy
  • PCB Design, Hitakey Infosys, Trichy
  • Pantech ProEd, Trichy
  • Electrical CADDcenter ,Trichy

Industrial Visit:

From III semester onwards, students will be taken to the following industries as Industrial Visit to enhance their knowledge in their subjects and to learn the industrial scenario.

  • Indian Space Research Organization (ISRO), Trivandrum
  • Mettur Thermal Power station, Salem
  • Sri Vinayagar Green Power Generation, Thuariyur
  • Windmill Power plant, Pollachi

Placement Training:

During the VII semester, all the students will be given placement training by the expert in the industry. The students will be trained in the following areas:

  • Aptitude
  • Test of reasoning
  • Group Discussion
  • Personal interview
  • English proficiency
  • Communicative skill

Job Placements:

At the end of the VII semester and in the beginning of the VIII semester, leading industries are invited for campus recruitment process. This is apart from the pooled and off-campus placement drive conducted elsewhere. The various companies who have recruited our students so far are:

  • INFOSYS, Bangalore
  • ILM, Bangalore
  • Syrma Technology 
  • Foxconn Hanon, Chennai
  • Sai Energy Pumps and Systems, Trichy
  • V Dart Technology
  • SANVA Technology

Memorandum of Understanding (MoU):

Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) is signed with the following industries and Institution for continuous and consistent improvement and enhancement in all areas.

  • National Institute of Technology, Trichy under SIEMENS Centre of Excellence in Manufacturing
  • SASTRA University under AICTE's Margadarshan Scheme
  • MICROWIN Automation, Trichy
  • Sri Sai Software Training and Development, Trichy
  • MAS Solar Systems Pvt. Ltd., Coimbatore

Publication

Dr.G.Malathi

  • Mitigation of Harmonics using Shunt-SeriesActive Power Filter for Power QualityEnhancement. International Journal of Engineering Research & Technology (IJERT), Volume 7.Issue 02, 2019.

Dr. S. Leela

  •  “Control of Three Level Inverter Based Dynamic Voltage Restorer”, Journal of Theoretical and Applied Information Technology, Vol.8 (1), 2009: 13-17. Listed in Scopus (Elsevier).
  • “Embedded Controlled Three Level Inverter Based Dynamic Voltage Restorer(DVR)”, International Journal of Computer and Electrical Engineering, Vol.2 (5), 2010: 896-899.
  • Harmonic Reduction In Five Level Inverter Based Dynamic Voltage Restorer”, Research Journal of   Applied Sciences, Engineering and Technology, Vol.2 (8), 2010: 789-797. Listed in Scopus (Elsevier).
  • “Four Leg Voltage Source Converter Based Dynamic Voltage Restorer for Power Quality    Improvement in Distribution Networks”, International Journal of Computer Applications, Vol.28 (3), 2011: 28-32.
  • Embedded Controlled Five Level Inverter Based Dynamic Voltage Restorer”, Journal of Theoretical   and Applied Information Technology, Vol.55 (3), 2013: 315-320. Listed in Scopus (Elsevier).   
  • Modelling and Simulation of SVM Based DVR System for Voltage Sag Mitigation”, Research Journal of Applied Sciences, Engineering and Technology, Vol.6 (23), 2013: 4424-4431. Listed in Scopus (Elsevier).   
  • “High Performance Seven Level Active Shunt Filter for Harmonic Mitigation”, Journal of Theoretical and Applied Information Technology, Vol.66 (1), 2014: 340-346. Listed in Scopus (Elsevier).
  • “Power Quality Improvement in Fourteen Bus System Using EZSI Based DVR”, International Journal of Applied Engineering Research, Vol.10 (l), 2015: 1565- 1573. Listed in Scopus (Elsevier).
  • “Carrier Based PWM Technique for Harmonic Reduction in Cascaded Multilevel Inverters”, Journal of Theoretical and Applied Information Technology, Vol.74 (3), 2015: 364-373. Listed in Scopus (Elsevier).

 

  • Interline Dynamic Voltage Restorer Employing Wind Generator and Fuel Cell”, International Journal of Applied Engineering Research, Vol.11 (4), 2016: 2810- 2815. Listed in Scopus (Elsevier).
  • “A Novel Voltage Source PWM Inverter With EMI Filter”, Far East Journal of Electronics and Communications, Vol.16 (4), 2016: 927-938. Listed in Scopus (Elsevier).

“Error-rate analysis of MIMO MC-IDMA system for frequency-selective channels”, Cluster Computing, Vol.22, 2019: 7751-7760. Impact factor:2.04. Listed in SCI-E(Springer, Thomson Reuters).

  • “Performance of Adaptive MIMO switching for Cognitive MC-CDMA system”, Cluster 

Computing, Vol.22, 2019: 7723-7731. Impact factor:2.04. Listed in SCI-E(Springer, Thomson Reuters).

S.Vijai

  • Dual Axis Solar Tracking System using Arduino Controller. International Journal for Modern Trends in Science and Technology Volume: 03, Issue No: 05, May 2017 ISSN: 2455-3778.
  • Design and Implementation of SPWM Based Asymmetrical Multilevel Inverter with Less Switches

International Journal of Advanced Research Trends in Engineering and Technology (IJARTET), 2018 ISSN: 2455-3778   2394 3785.

  • An Energy Conservation using 360 Degree PIR Sensor by Arduino Microcontroller.International Journal of Engineering Research & Technology (IJERT), Volume 7.Issue 02, 2019.
  • Efficient PFC with Switched Inductor DC-DC Converter for Battery Charging Application International Journal of Engineering Research & Technology (IJERT), Volume 7.Issue 02, 2019.

 

D.Praveensangeethkumar

  • Dual Axis Solar Tracking System using Arduino Controller.International Journal for Modern Trends in Science and Technology Volume: 03, Issue No: 05, May 2017 ISSN: 2455-3778.

A.Richardsrethinasamy

  • High Efficiency FLYBACK Inverter For PV Application Using FPGA International Journal for Modern Trends in Science and Technology Volume: 03, Issue No: 05, May 2017 ISSN: 2455-3778.
  • Bidirectional Speed Control Of BLDC Motor With Dc-Dc Converter International Journal of Advance Research in Science and Engineering. Volume No 07. Special Issue No 02, March 2018.
  • Fuzzy Based Bidirectional Speed Control of BLDC Motor with DC-DC Converter International Journal for Trends in Engineering & Technologyvolume 29 ISSUE 1 – MAY 2018 - ISSN: 2349 – 9303.

G. Soundarya

  •  Design of Adaptive Fuzzy PI Controller for Electric Vehicle with BLDC drives, ‘International Journal of Innovative Technology and Exploring Engineering (IJITEE)’, ISSN: 2278–3075 (Online), Volume-8 Issue-11, September 2019, Page No. 2479-2483. (ELSEVIER Scopus)
Conferences

Dr.G.Malathi

  • Harmonic Mitigation Analysis Of PIand Fuzzy Logic based Shunt Active Power Filters For Different Non Linear Loads, Proceedings of International academic conference on Electrical, Electronics and Communication Engineering, Industrial Electronics and Electrical Engineering Forum,2016.
  • Comparative Analysis of Filter to Mitigate Harmonics for Power Quality Enhancement, Proceedings of 58th IRF International Conference, Industrial Electronics and Electrical Engineering Forum 2016.
  • Mitigation of harmonics using seven level inverter for renewable power system, National conference on Flourshing areas of electrical and electroincs engineering 2018, Kings College of Engineering, Trichy.
  • Mitigation of Harmonics using Shunt-Series Active Power Filter for Power Quality Enhancement, International Conference on Newer Engineering Concept & Technology -2k19, K Ramakrishna College Of Engineering,Trichy.

Dr. S. Leela

  • “Comparative study of Three level and Five level Inverter Based Dynamic Voltage Restorer”, National Conference on Recent Trends in Power Systems (NCRTPS-2013). Sastra University, Kumbakonam. 9th February, 2013: 30-37.
  • “Power Quality Improvement In Eight Bus System Using Three Level Inverter Based   DVR”, Proceedings of IRF International Conference on Electrical, Electronics and Instrumentation Engineering (ICEEIE-2014). IRAJ, Bangalore. 23rd March, 2014: 68-72.

S.Vijai

  • Dual Axis Solar Tracking System using Arduino Controller, International conference for Modern Trends in Science and Technology, TRP College Of Engineering,2017, Trichy.
  • Design and Implementation of SPWM Based Asymmetrical Multilevel Inverter with Less Switches,  one day National Conference on “Cutting Edge Technologies in Electrical, Communication and soft Computing Techniques (NCCEECS’18)” Saranathan college of engineering,2018,Trichy.
  • An Energy Conservation using 360 Degree PIR Sensor by Arduino Microcontroller, International Conference on Newer Engineering Concept & Technology -2k19, K Ramakrishna College Of Engineering,Trichy.
  • Efficient PFC with Switched Inductor DC-DC Converter for Battery Charging Application, International Conference on Newer Engineering Concept & Technology -2k19, K Ramakrishna College Of Engineering, Trichy.

 

D.Praveensangeethkumar

  • Dual Axis Solar Tracking System using Arduino Controller, International conference for Modern Trends in Science and Technology, TRP College Of Engineering,2017,Trichy.

A.Richards Rethinasamy

  • Bidirectional Speed Control of BLDC Motor with DC-DC Converter, International conference for Modern Trends in Science and Technology, Arjun college of Technology 2018, Coimbatore.
  • Fuzzy Based Bidirectional Speed Control Of BLDC Motor WITH DC-DC Converter   International conference for Modern Trends in Science and Technology,Anna University2018.
  • Bidirectional Speed Control OfBLDC Motor With DC-DC Converter, National conference OnModeling, Analysis and Simulation Techniques in Engineering Research, A.V.C.College Of Engineering, 2018, Mayiladuthurai.

G.Soundarya

  • Fuzzy based speed control of PMDC motor, International Conference on Electrical Engineering and Computer Science (ICEECS), 21st April 2013, Coimbatore, and Tamil Nadu.

Highlights:

  • Ms. Attchaya A. K got placed in INFOYSYS during the academic year 2019-2020.
  • Ms. Attchaya A K got placed in three companies.
  • Ms. Benazir M got placed in three companies.
  • Ms. Iswarya K cleared GATEe exam during the year 2019-2020.
  • Zone 1st in Nov/Dec 2016 Anna University Examinations.
  • Ms. Attchaya A K of Batch 2015-2020 will become a Rank Holder .
  • Ms. Padmavathi R secured 39th Rank in Anna University during the academic year 2014-2017.
  • Ms. Lakshmi S K Secured 47thRank in Anna University during the academic year 2011-2015.
  • Ms.K.Akhsaya Secured 42nd Rank in Anna University during the academic year 2011-2014.
  • EEE Department got well talented and well trained teachers, who produce very good results (above 90%) in most of the subjects.
  • Our Department has conducted a program called EDUBE (Education-the way it has to be) , to improve and impart the practical skills and knowledge of Government schools students
  • All the labs in our department are well equipped and well maintained.
  • Almost 80% of the students in our department got placed in 8th Semester.
  • Our Department students are encouraged to publish their papers in various IEEE Journals.
  • Our Department conducts various workshop for the students every year.
  • Our Department is conducting Value added courses for our III year EEE students.
  • Our Departments students are also good in sports.
  • Ms. Prisilla Priyanka V secured second place in ball badminton during the year 2019.
  • Mr. Pugazhenthi T secured first prize in Kabadi during the year 2015.
  • EEE department got two times Indra Ganesan Best Outgoing Super Student                                         (IG-BOSS) awards for the academic year 2014 Mr. R.Vigneshwaran and academic year 2018.  Ms. T.Sophiya.
  • K.Gayathri and S. Madhumitha of III year EEE had secured third place in the National Level Technical Symposium of EEE, University College of Engineering, BIT campus, Anna University,
  • K.Gayathri and S. Madhumitha of III year EEE had secured Third place in “E3SPARTA’19”, 23rd February 2019, MIET Engineering College, Tiruchirappalli.
  • Mr.Logeshwaran has successfully completed the course for the Solar panel Installation Technician the year of March 2016.
  • Our alumni student was honoured as Chief guest in our  Technical Symposium.
  • Ms.Niroshini R has won First Prize in the  non-technical event competition, held at Mahalakshmi college of Engineering, Tiruchirappalli in 2017
  • Mr.Hariharan B has won First Prize in the non-technical event competition, held at Mahalakshmi college of Engineering, Tiruchirappalli in 2017
  • Ms.Niroshini R has won First Prize in the  circuit debugging and puzzle word competition, held at VSB College of Engineering, Karur in 2019
  • Ms.Niroshini R  has won Second Prize in the  technical event competition, held at M.A.M School of Engineering, Tiruchirappalli in 2019
  • Mr.Hariharan B has won First Prize in the circuit debugging and puzzle word competition, held at VSB College of Engineering, Karur in 2019
  •  Mr.Hariharan B has won First Prize in the technical event competition, held at Dhanalakshmi Srinivasan Institute of Technology,  Tiruchirappalli in 2019.
  • The Faculty Members of EEE and Tamilarasan.M, Tamilazhagan.M, Vinoth.R of Final year EEE students provided their technical contribution for the installation of Solar PV Lighting system in our college.