Research Project

 

Major R&D Projects

 

Sr. No.

Title of Project

Sponsored by

Outlay

Status

1

Reliable and Efficient System for community Energy Solutions (RESCES)

DST –RC UK

10.73 Cr.

(VNIT: 42 Lakhs)

On-going

(2015-18)

2

Design of high efficiency converters for Grid integration and solar pump

DST - SERI

60 Lakhs

On-going

(2015-18)

3

Digital FO-PID for Industrial Applications

BARC

25 Lakhs

On-going

(2013-2015)

4

Development of Control System, Power System, Electric Drives, Power Electronics, Renewable Energy Sources laboratory

TEQIP I/II

75 Lakhs

Completed

(2013-2015)

5

Development of Power Electronics and Drives Laboratory

FIST program, DST

80.5 Lakhs

Completed

(2009-2015)

6

Development of Power System Protection based on Synchrophasors

FIST program, DST

25 Lakhs

Completed

(2009-2012)

7

Development of fractional order PID controller (Analog FOPID )

BARC,Mumbai

30 Lakhs

Completed

(2007-2010)

8

Design and development of multi-level converter for industrial drives

 

NaMPET

CDAC/ DIT

14 Lakhs

Completed

(2007-2009)

9

Simulation and prediction of blackouts in power system

DST

2 Lakhs

Completed

(2007-2009)

10

Investigation on feasibility of converting exhaust air from surface fans in to electrical energy

WCL

 

Completed

(2005-2007)

11

Operation, control and stability of an integrated power system

 

MHRD

7 Lakhs

Completed

(2004-2007)

12

Power quality improvement using static VAR compensators

 

MHRD

10 Lakhs

Completed

(2003-2007)

13

High performance direct torque controlled induction motor drives

 

MHRD

10 Lakhs

Completed

(2004-2006)

14

Power factor improvement of 3-phase AC input line using resonant converters and active filters, ,

MHRD

7 Lakhs

Completed

(2002-2005)