Electrical Engineering

Head of Department

Dr. Sanjoy Debbarma
PhD (NIT Silchar)

E-mail:
sanjoy.debbarma@nitm.ac.in

Faculty

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Dr. Atanu Banerjee Associate Professor

Ph.D, IIT(ISM) Dhanbad

atanu_banerjee@nitm.ac.in
9485177068

Research Interest

Non-conventional Renewable Energy sources, Digital Control of PM Motor Drives, Vector Control of Variable Speed Drives, Applications of High Frequency Induction Heating

Education Qualification

Ph.D, IIT(ISM) Dhanbad

Publications

Journals:
    • Chiranjit Sain, Atanu Banerjee, P K Biswas, “Modelling and Comparative Dynamic Analysis due to Demagnetization of a Torque Controlled Permanent Magnet Synchronous Motor Drive for Energy-Efficient Electric Vehicle” ISA Transactions, Elsevier , Vol 97 August,2019,pp 384-400.
    • Chiranjit Sain, Atanu Banerjee, P K Biswas “Performance Optimization forClosed Loop Control Strategies towards Simplified Model of a Permanent MagnetSynchronous Motor Drive by Comparing with Different Classical and FuzzyIntelligent Controllers”-International Journal of Automation and Control, Inderscience Publications, March 2019, DOI: 10.1504/IJAAC.2020.10020855
    • Kaushik Neogi , Moumita Sadhu, Niladri Das,  Pradip Kumar Sadhu, Agamani Chakraborty, Ankur Ganguly, Atanu Banerjee  “A new approachfor the stability analysis of high-frequency series resonant inverter-fitted inductionheater”- Ain Shams Engineering Journal, Elsevier, Vol.10, No.1, April, 2018,pp.185-194
    • A. Chakraborty, D.Roy, P. K. Sadhu, A.Ganguly, A.Banerjee, An Interference of High Frequency Series Resonant Inverter in Domestic Induction Heater Estimation in Emission Control Using FEM, Journal of Power Technologies, Vol.-97, Issue No.-4, Page Nos -283-288, 2017. http://papers.itc.pw.edu.pl/
    • P. Pal, D.Roy, A. Datta, P. K. Sadhu, A. Banerjee, A Closed-loop power controller model of series-resonant-inverter-fitted induction heating system, Archives of Electrical Engineering, Vol.-65, Issue No.-4, Page Nos -827-841, 2016. http://www.aee.put.poznan.pl/
    • C. Sain, A. Banerjee, P .K Biswas, Comparative Performance Study for Closed Loop Operation of an Adjustable Speed Permanent Magnet Synchronous Motor Drive with Different Controllers, International Journal of Power Electronics and Drive Systems, Vol.-7, Issue No.-4, Page Nos -1089-1098, 2016. http://iaesjournal.com/online/index.php/IJPEDS
    • K. Neogi , P. K Sadhu, A. Banerjee, A review work on high frequency Induction curing of porous asphalt concrete, International Journal of Power Electronics and Drive Systems, Vol.-7, Issue No.-3, Page Nos -872-879, 2016. http://iaesjournal.com/online/index.php/IJPEDS
    • A. Chakraborty ,P. K. Sadhu, & A. Banerjee, Review of Induction Heating system – a comprehensive replacement of BSD 2000 in Hyperthermia Treatment Technology, Journal of Biological ,Pharmaceutical And Chemical Research, Vol.-2, Issue No.-1, Page Nos -1-12, 2015. http://www.jobpcr.com/
    • A. Chakraborty ,A. Banerjee & P. K. Sadhu, A Comparative Analysis for optimization of Switching frequency in Induction Heated System employed for Hyperthermia Treatment, Research Journal of Pharmaceutical , Biological and Chemical Sciences, Vol.-6, Issue No.-1, Page Nos -1503-1510, 2015. http://www.rjpbcs.com/
    • P.K. Sadhu, N. Pal, A.Bhattacharya & A. Bandyopadhyay, Design of Helical Shaped Heating Coil and Load Circuit for H. F. Mirror Inverter Based Induction Heater, International Journal of Engineering Science and Technology, Vol.-4, Issue No.-11, Page Nos -4516-4531, 2012. http://www.ijest.info/
    • P.K. Sadhu, N. Pal & A. Bandyopadhyay, Optimization of On-load Coil Parameters for High Frequency Industrial Induction Heater, International Journal of Engineering, Science and Metallurgy, Vol.-2, Issue No.-2, Page Nos -606-617, 2012. www.ijmser.com
    • N. Pal, P.K. Sadhu, & A. Bandyopadhyay, Selection of Switching Frequency for H. F. Mirror Inverter Employed in Industrial Induction Heating,International Journal for Computer & Electrical Engineering, Vol.-4, Issue No.-1, Page Nos -14-18, 2012. http://www.ijcee.org/
    • A. Bandyopadhyay, P. K. Sadhu , N. Pal & Swaroop R, Hybrid Resonant Inverter fed Induction Heating Using Fuzzy Logic based PWM, International Journal of Computer Applications in Engineering Sciences, Vol.-1, Issue No.-3, Page Nos -320-325, 2011. http://www.caesjournals.org/
    • P. K. Sadhu, N. Pal, D. Sinha & A. Bandyopadhyay, Selection of Power Semiconductor Switches - a Tool to Reduce Switching & Conduction Losses of High Frequency Hybrid Resonant Inverter fed Induction Cooker, International Journal for Computer & Electrical Engineering, Vol.-3, Issue No.-2, Page Nos -265-270, 2011. www.ijcee.org
    • N. Pal, P. K. Sadhu, D. Sinha and A. Bandyopadhyay, Selection of Pan Material – A Tool to Improve Output Heating Response of Hybrid Resonant Inverter Fed Four Zones Induction Cooker, Journal of Energy, Heat & Mass Transfer, Asia and the Pacific, Vol.-33, Page Nos -169-185, 2011. http://www.che.iitm.ac.in/
    • P. K. Sadhu, D. Sinha, N. Pal and A. Bandyopadhyay, A New Generation IGBT based High Frequency Mirror Inverter For Induction Heating,International Journal of Electrical Engineering and Electrical Systems, Vol.-3, Issue No.-1, Page Nos -38-44, 2010. www.serc.org.in


    International Conferences:


    National Conferences:

    • N.Pal, P. K. Sadhu, A. Bandyopadhyay and S. Vamsi Krishna, A Review on Electromagnetic Fields Pollution in Cell-Phone Communication,National Seminar on Frontiers in Electronics, Communication, Instrumentation and Information Technology FECIT–2011, Period -3 – 4th November, 2011, Place -Department of Electronics Engineering, Indian School of Mines, Dhanbad, Page -51, 2011.
    • P. K. Sadhu, N. Pal, A. Bandyopadhyay and D. Sinha, A Review on Hazards in Microwaved Cooking and Induction Cooking, National Seminar on Frontiers in Electronics, Communication, Instrumentation and Information Technology FECIT–2011, Period -3 – 4th November, 2011, Place -Department of Electronics Engineering, Indian School of Mines, Dhanbad, Page -67, 2011.
    • P. K. Sadhu, D.Sinha, A. Bandyopadhyay, N. Pal, Induction Heated Glass Vessel Process Plant using High Frequency Mirror Inverter, National Conf. on Instrumentation & Control, Period -06th to 07th January, 2011, Place -Dept. of Applied Electronics & Instrumentation Engg., Heritage Institute of Technology, Kolkata, Page -170-172, 2011.
    • N.Pal, P. K. Sadhu, A. Bandyopadhyay and D.Sinha, Review of Induction Cooking - a Comprehensive Replacement of Microwave Oven, National Conf. on Instrumentation & Control, Period -06th to 07th January, 2011, Place -Dept. of Applied Electronics & Instrumentation Engg., Heritage Institute of Technology, Kolkata, Page -173-177, 2011.
    • D. Sinha, S. Das, M. K. Mukherjee, A. Bandyopadhyay, P. K. Sadhu and N. Pal, Speed Control of Drill Motor for Different Types of Rock Mass according to their Drillability, National Conference on “Drills and Drillings-an Update, Period -23th– 24th September, 2010, Place -Indian School of Mines, Dhanbad, Page -103-108, 2010.
    • A. Bandyopadhyay and D.Ganguly, Real-Time Simulation of Power Electronic Systems by EP1C12Q240C8 ALTERA FPGA, National Conference on Device, intelligence, Simulation & Control-DISC-2008, Period -01st – 02nd August, 2008, Place -Asansol Engg. College, Page -245-250, 2008.



    Book/Book Chapter


    1. ChiranjitSain, A Banerjee, P K Biswas, P Sanjeevikumar ‘A Comprehensive Study onInduction Motor and Permanent Magnet Motor Drives for Electric VehiclesApplication’. Book Title: Artificial Intelligent Techniques for Electric andHybrid Electric Vehicles, Scrivener Publishing, Wiley, Proposal Accepted,November 2019
    2.  Chiranjit Sain, A Banerjee, P K Biswas, P Sanjeevikumar ‘A Sate ofthe Art Review on Solar Powered Energy Efficient PMSM Drive Smart ElectricVehicle for Sustainable Development’. Book Chapter: Advances in Greener EnergyTechnologies & Springer Book Series: GreenEnergy and Technology (ISSN: 1865-3529), Springer (Accepted forpublication), March 2019, In Press. 
    3. Atanu Banerjee “FPGA Controlled Three PhaseInverter based BLDC Motor Drive” published by “LAP LAMBERT Academic Publishing”, Saarbrücken, Germany, ISBN No- 978-3-659-66326-0, February, 2015.
    4. Pradip K. Sadhu, Nitai Pal, AnanyoBhattacharya & AtanuBandyopadhyay “Design of Working Coil Using Litz Wire for Industrial InductionHeater” published by “LAP LAMBERT Academic Publishing”, Saarbrücken, Germany, ISBN No- 978-3-659-35853-1, February, 2013.

    Courses Taught

    Previous/Other Semester/Year

    • B-Tech: Basic Electrical Engineering,Network Analysis,Electrical Machines-I, Electrical Machines II,Electrical Machines Design, Power Electronics, Electrical Drives & Control.
    • M-Tech: Advanced Power Converters, Power Electronics.

    Administrative Responsibility

    1. Dean (Student's Welfare) since July,2018 till date at NIT Meghalaya
    1. HOD,EE Department,NIT Meghalaya, HOD, from February,2016 till June,2019, at NIT Meghalaya.
    1. Warden,Lapalang-I Boy's Hostel,NIT Meghalaya, Warden, from September,2015 -June,2017, at NIT Meghalaya.
    1. Member in the  ‘Unnat Bharat Abhiyan’ since November,2014 at NIT Meghalaya.
    1. Member in Departmental Research Committee since January,2015 till date at NIT, Meghalaya.
    1. Warden in Senior Boy’s Hostel of Asansol Engg. College.·        
    1. Convener of Entrepreneurship Development Cell in Asansol Engineering College
    1. Member in Central Disciplinary Committee in Asansol Engineering College.
    1. Time Table Committee in Asansol Engineering College
    1. Supervisor in Examination Cell of Asansol Engineering.
    1. Training & Placement Cell Coordinator in Asansol Engg. College.

    Students Supervised/Supervising

    • Ph.D
    • Agamani Chakrabarty, on Development of New Generation Induction Heated Appliances using High Frequency Resonant Inverter, December,2013-till date
    • Koushik Neogi on Application of Contact-less Induction Heating in Curing Processes, January,2015-till date
    • Chiranjit Sain, Control Strategies and Performance Optimization of a Permanent Magnet Synchronous Motor Drive -Completed on November, 2019.
    • Pratikanta Mishra on Sensor-less Control Strategies of BLDC drive for LMV Applications, August,2017 till date.
    • Haricharan Nannam, FPGA Controlled Hybrid  System for Renewable Energy Sources, August,2018 till date 
    • M.Tech
    • Abhilash Sen on "Grid Integration of Hybrid Generation System using FACTS devices" , 2017-19
    • Rashmi Ranjan Patra on " Comparative Study on Different Controllers for DFIG based Wind Energy System" , 2016-18.
    • Apurba Bikash Barman on "Modelling and Controlling a Vienna Rectifier based Wind Energy System", 2016-18

    • Mr. Pratikanta Mishra on  "FPGA controlled Buck regulator fed Current Source Inverter based BLDC Motor drives employed in Light Motor Vehicles",2015-2107
    • Ms. Riti Biam, on  "Development of Closed Loop Control Schemes for Permanent Magnet Motor Drives", 2014-2016
    • Mrs. Kasturi Gon on "Speed Control of Induction Motor using Indirect Vector Control", 2010-2012
    • Mr. Atanu Sett on "High Frequency Point Image Series Resonant Inverter for Induction Heating", 2009-2011

    Projects

    Sl No.

    Title of Project

    Role

    Funding Agency

    Sanctioned Amount (Rs./-)

    Start Yr - End Yr (Duration)

    Status

    1

    Design & Development of High frequency Multilevel Resonant Inverter based New Generation Induction Heated Autoclave System for Sterilization of Surgical Instruments.

    PI

    MeitY, Govt. of India

    25.00 lakh

    2020-2022

    (2 years)

    Ongoing

    2

    Design & Development of a Cost-effective & Energy-efficient Grid –connected Pumped Hydro System employed with Sensor-less PMBLDCM

    PI

    CPRI, Govt. of India

    32.90 lakh

    2019-2021

     (2 years)

    Ongoing

    3

    Design & development of an intelligent controller for a Vienna Rectifier based grid-connected hybrid energy conversion system comprising of wind & solar energy sources.

    PI

    DST, Govt. of India

    32.77 lakh

    2017-2020

    ( 3years)

    Ongoing

    Work Experience

    • Associate Professor at EE department of NIT Meghalaya since November,2017 till date
    • Assistant Professor at EE department of NIT Meghalaya since August, 2014 to November,2017
    • Assistant Professor at EE department of Asansol Engg. College,Asansol,W.B from February 2009 to August, 2014
    • Senior Lecturer at EE department of Asansol Engg. College,Asansol,W.B from October 2008 to February, 2009
    • Lecturer at EE department of Asansol Engg. College,Asansol,W.B from February 2004 to September,2008.
    • Graduate Engineer Trainee at LG Electronics from July,2002 to January,2004.
    • Service Engineer at Mass Electronics, Asansol,W.B from July,2001 to June,2002.
    • Part Time Lecturer at EE department of Asansol Engg. College,Asansol,W.B from July,2002 to December,2002 and July 2003 to January, 2004.

    Professional Membership

    Sl No.NameMember IDCategoryValidity
    1IEEE93613734Membertill December, 2020
    2IE(I)M-1499046MemberLifetime

    Patent

    • Haricharan Nannam, Atanu Banerjee, Pratikanta Mishra-“Impedance Network based Enhanced Voltage Cascaded H-bridge ConverterPublished in Journal of Intellectual Property India (Journal No-03/2020), Department of Industrial Policy & Promotions,Government of India, January,2020,page no: 3117 & Patent (Application No: 202031000006 dated 01.01.2020) grant is awaited.

    • Pratikanta Mishra, Atanu Banerjee, Sushanta Gogoi, Mousam Ghosh- “A Low-cost Application-Specific Integrated Circuit (ASIC) employed in PMBLDCM Drive fed Domestic Application” Published in Journal of Intellectual Property India (Journal No-04/2019), Department of Industrial Policy & Promotions,Government of India, September,2019,page no: 2423 & Patent (Application No: 201931034528 dated 27.08.2019) grant is awaited.

    • Pradip K. Sadhu, Kaushik Neogi, Atanu Banerjee, G. Panda, Nitai Pal, K.C.Jana“An Induction Curing System for Roof Treatment with Asphalt Concrete to Cure a Crack on Roof and a Method for the Same”, Published in Journal of Intellectual Property India (Journal No-04/2016), Department of Industrial Policy & Promotions,Government of India, January,2016,page no: 3575 & Patent (Application No: 1221/KOL/2015,dated 30.11.2015) grant is awaited.
    • Pradip K. Sadhu, Agamani Chakraborty , Atanu Bandyopadhyay & Nitai Pal“A System for Induction Heated Sterilization of Surgical Instruments and a Method for the Same”- Published in Journal of Intellectual Property India (Journal No-49/2014), Department of Industrial Policy & Promotions,Government of India, December,2014,page no: 12723 & Patent (Application No: 1052/KOL/2014,dated 16.10.2014) grant is awaited.
    • Pradip K. Sadhu, Nitai Pal & Atanu Bandyopadhyay“Emission Control Device for Diesel Engine to Reduce the Particulate Matters in Exhaust Gases and the Method for the Same” Published in Journal of Intellectual Property India (Journal No-18/2014), Department of Industrial Policy & Promotions,Government of India, May,2014, page no: 12869 & Patent (Application No: 1240/KOL/2012,dated 30.10.2012) grant is awaited.