Department of Electrical and Electronics Engineering

Sixth National Conference


“Technological advancements in Power

Systems and Power Electronics Engineering”


Scope of the Conference

          The National conference aimed at providing a common platform across the stakeholders in power industry, professional, academicians, researchers and industrialists to share their knowledge and ideas in the areas of a power system and power electronics, to create a synergy among power professionals. It provided motivation to teachers to pursue their research works in relevant fields. It also provided a forum for industry-institute cooperation which helps in identifying emerging areas and developing new applications and improves the curriculum development process and quality of teaching. Topics and areas presented at the conference are listed below. Both industrial and academic contributions were invited.

  • Challenges in Deregulated Power Systems
  • Smart Grid, Smart Metering
  • Renewable Energy Sources
  • Artificial Intelligence Applications to Power Systems
  • Power Electronics
  • DSP / Embedded systems for Electrical Drives
  • Intelligent controllers and drives
  • FACTS / HVDC Devices Modeling and Application
  • VLSI in Power Electronics
  • Advancements in Power Semiconductor Devices

About the Chief Guest

Mr Ganeshkumar Vaithianathan, BE, MBA., Managing Director of E-Sync Security Solutions, Chennai graced the occasion as a Chief Guest. He has done his BE in Dr Navalar Nedunchezian College of Engineering in the discipline of Electrical and Electronics, under Madras University and MBA in Alagappa University.  He has started my career from UPS production industry and moved to IBMS (Intelligent Building Management system).

E-SYNC security Solutions is the company formed in 2011 and identified the CCTV, as its first product. The first product was launched in 2014. E-SYNC, a new generation Indian company integrates with latest technologies in CCTV, WIFI –Camera, Home security Alarm etc., into Indian context aiming to excite the Indian user with innovative and feature-rich products.They also have operations in China & Hongkong as well for our international clients.

About the Conference

The conference was conducted with 49 participants from various educational institutions all over India on April 13th, 2017. The inaugural function was held at TRP Auditorium where the conference proceedings were released by the dignitaries. It was conducted in four parallel sessions on our campus where the conference panel evaluated the presentations according to their technical content.