Electrical Engineering

Head of Department

Dr. Sanjoy Debbarma
PhD (NIT Silchar)

E-mail:
hod.ee@nitm.ac.in

Ph.D

Narendra Babu P Research Scholar

M.Tech, NIT Meghalaya

narendrababu.p@vitbhopal.ac.in ashanarendar143@gmail.com
+91 6281571216, 9553773487
Full Time/Part Time Scholar: Full-Time

Research Area

Power Quality, Power Electronics, Power Systems, Renewable Energy Integration, AC-DC Microgrids, Adaptive Control, Power Management

Journal Publications

  1. Narendra Babu P, Josep M. Gurrerro, P. Siano, Rangababu P and Gayadhar Panda, “A Novel Modified Reduced Order Generalized Integrator based Frequency Locked Loop in Grid-tied Photovoltaic System for Power Quality Enrichment” in IEEE Transactions on Industrial Electronics, vol. 68, no. 11, pp. 11100-11110, Nov. 2021, doi: 10.1109/TIE.2020.3031529.
  2. Narendra Babu P, Ranga Babu. P and Gayadhar Panda “An Adaptive Differentiation Frequency based Advanced Reference Current Generator in Grid-tied PV Applications” in IEEE Journal of Emerging Trends and Selected Topics on Power Electronics, vol. 8, no. 4, pp. 3502-3515, Dec. 2020, doi: 10.1109/JESTPE.2019.2933140.
  3. Narendra Babu P, Josep M. Gurrerro, P. Siano, Ranga Babu. P and Gayadhar Panda “An improved control strategy of grid connected Photovoltaic System for Power Quality Enhancement” in IEEE Systems Journal, vol. 15, no. 2, pp. 2859-2870, June 2021, doi: 10.1109/JSYST.2020.2985164.
  4. V. N. Kumar, Narendra Babu P, R. Kiranmayi, P. Siano and G. Panda, “Improved Power Quality in a Solar PV Plant Integrated Utility Grid by Employing a Novel Adaptive Current Regulator”, in IEEE Systems Journal, vol. 14, no. 3, pp. 4308-4319, Sept. 2020, doi: 10.1109/JSYST.2019.2958819.
  5. Narendra Babu P, Gayadhar Panda, Ranga Babu. P and B. Chitti Babu “An optimal current control scheme in grid-tied hybrid energy system with active power filter for harmonic mitigation” in International Transactions on Electrical and Energy System, Wiley (SCI), vol. 30, no. 3, March-2020. (IF: 2.314)
  6. Narendra Babu P, B. C. Babu, P. R. Babu, and G. Panda, “Three-phase Grid-tied Photovoltaic System with an Adaptive Control Scheme in Active Power Filter”, in Energy Sources Part-A-Recovery, Utilization, and Environmental Effects (Taylor & Francis) (SCI).DOI: 10.1080/15567036.2020.1762807. (IF: 3.899)
  7. Narendra Babu P, Biswajit Kar  and Biswajit Halder “Modelling of a Hybrid Active Power Filter for Power Quality Improvement using Synchronous Reference Frame Theory” International Journal of Engineering Research and Technology (IJERT)(Scopus), vol. 6, issue.3, 2017, pp. 369-374.
  8. Narendra Babu P, Josep M. Guerrero, Frede Blaabjerg, P. Siano, Rangababu P and Gayadhar Panda, “Adaptive Grid-forming Inverter Control Schemes in Renewable Energy Generation System Applications; Past, Present and Future Perceptives” in IEEE Industrial Electronics Magazines (Under Review). 

Conference Publications

  1. Narendra Babu P, Biswajit Kar and Biswajit Halder “Modelling and Analysis of a Hybrid Active Power Filter fir Power Quality Improvement Using hysteresis current Control technique.” in IEEE 7th International Conference on Power Electronics (IICPE), Patiala, Punjab, India, 2016, pp.1-6.
  2. Narendra Babu P, Biswajit Kar and Biswajit Halder “Comparative Analysis of a Hybrid Active Power Filter for Power Quality Improvement using Different Compensation Techniques”  in IEEE 2nd International Conference on Recent Advances and Innovation in Engineering (ICRAIE), Rajasthan, India, 2016, pp.1-6.
  3. Narendra Babu P, P. R. Babu, and G. Panda, “An Adaptive Current Control Technique in Grid-tied PV System with Active Power Filter for Power Quality Improvement”, in TENCON 2019-2019 IEEE Region 10 Conference (TENCON),Kochi, Kerala, India, 2019, pp.187-191.
  4. Narendra Babu P, P. R. Babu, and G. Panda, “A Pre-filtering based Current Control Strategy in Grid-tied Photovoltaic Systems with Active Power Filter for Harmonic Mitigation”, in TENCON 2019-2019 IEEE Region 10 Conference (TENCON),Kochi, Kerala, India, 2019, pp.1003-1008.
  5. Narendra Babu P, B. Chittibabu, P. R. Babu, and G. Panda, “Three-phase Grid-tied Photovoltaic System with an Adaptive Control Scheme in Active Power Filter”, in IEEE-ICESIP-2019 at IIITDM Kancheepuram, Chennai, Tamilnadu, 2019.
  6. S. J. Pinto, Narendra Babu P, P. R. Babu, and G. Panda, “Monitoring and Control of MultiBus Microgrid System Using FPGA Platform”, in IEEE-TENSYMP-2019, Kolkata, India, pp. 260-265, 2020.
  7. Narendra Babu P, P. R. Bana, P. R. Babu, and G. Panda, “An Interleaved Buck Converter Based Active Power Filter for Photovoltaic Energy Application”, in IEEE PETPES-2019, NIT Surathkal, Karnataka, 2019.
  8. Narendra Babu P, Sanjiba Kumar Bisoyi, Ritula Thakur, P. R. Babu, and G. Panda, “Intermixed Generalized Integrator based Grid-Friendly Inverter Control Scheme for Power Quality Enrichment in Microgrid System Applications”, in IEEE ICEPE-2020, NIT Meghalaya, Shillong, 2021.
  9. Kaibalya Prasad Panda, Narendra Babu P, Sanjiba Kumar Bisoyi, Gayadhar Panda,  “Reduced  Switch  Quadruple  Boost  Switched-Capacitor  based  Multilevel Inverter”, in IEEE ICEPE-2020, NIT Meghalaya, Shillong, 2021.
  10. Bharath Maddila, Narendra Babu P, Gayadhar Panda, “Frequency Stability Enhancement of Thermal Power Plant-Integrated Microgrid with Virtual Inertia Emulation” in IEEE ICEPE-2020, NIT Meghalaya, Shillong, 2021.
  11. S V S Pavan Teja, S K Prince, R. Maheswar, Debhasis Adhikari, Narendra Babu P and G. Panda, “Enhancement of Power Quality with a Wind-Integrated Shunt Active Power Filter” in IEEE ICEPE-2022, NIT Meghalaya, Shillong, 2022 (Presented).

BOOKS/BOOK CHAPTERS

  1. Narendra Babu P, K. P. Panda, B. C. Babu, P. R. Babu and G. Panda, “A Novel Adaptive Fuzzy based Controller Design using FPGA for grid connected PV systems”, in Advances in Smart Grid Power System: Network, Control and Security, Elsevier, pp.331-364, 2020.
  2. E. Vemuri, A. Kumar, I. M. Tonmoy, KP Panda, SK Prince, Narendra Babu P and G. Panda, “Power Management and Control in Microgrid System” in Sustainable Energy and Technological Advancements, pp. 675-685, 2022.
  3. P. Kumari, Narendra Babu P, K.P. Panda, S. K. Bisoyi and G. Panda, “Power Quality Improvement in Distribution Network Using PV Integrated DSTATCOM” in Sustainable Energy and Technological Advancements, pp. 181-194, 2022.

Workshops Attended

  • Attended Short term Course on “Signal Processing Applications in Power & Control Systems (SPAPCS-2016) Organised by Department of Electrical Engineering, NIT Meghalaya.
  • Attended Short term Course on “3 days off- grid Photovoltaic Renewable Energy Applications Awareness Organised by National Power Training Institute, Guwahati and Department of Electrical Engineering, NIT Meghalaya.
  • Attended Short term Course on “FPGA and DSP Processor Kit Awareness Program” Organised by Department of Electrical Engineering, NIT Meghalaya.
  • Attended one-week faculty development programme on “Hands on practice on power electronics circuits” Organised by Department of Electrical Engineering, NITTTR Chandigarh from 23/07/2018 to 27/07/2018.
  • Attended one-week faculty development programme on “Advancement in Signal Processing & Optimization Techniques”, Jointly organized by Electronics and ICT academies at IIT Roorkee, IIT Guwahati, MNIT Jaipur, NIT Patna and IIITDM Jabalpur, supported by MeitY, Govt. of India from June-3 2019 to June 7 2019.
  • Attended 10 days National Training Program on Advancements for Renewable Energy Integration Systems AREIS-2019, Organised by Department of Electrical Engineering, NIT Meghalaya, from Dec 04th to 13th 2019.
  • Attended one day Research Conclave 2020 and the research scholar convener Organised by Department of Electrical Engineering, NIT Meghalaya on 28th Feb-2020.
  • Attended two days Research Conclave 2021 and presented poster and paper Organised by Department of Electrical Engineering, NIT Meghalaya on 28th Feb-2021- 01st March-2021.   

Reviewer Activities

  • IEEE Transactions on Industrial Informatics
  • IEEE Transactions on Industrial Electronics
  • IEEE Systems Journal
  • IEEE Access
  • IET Power Electronics
  • IET Generation Transmission & Distribution
  • IET Science, Measurement & Technology
  • IET Circuits, Devices & Systems
  • IET Energy Systems Integration
  • Renewable Energy Focus
  • International Transactions on Electrical and Energy Systems (Wiley)
  • International Journal of Modelling and Simulation (Taylor and Francis)
  • International Journal of Electrical and Computer Engineering

TPC Activities

  • INDIAcom-2019 reviewer and technical programme committee member
  • CEEGE-2019 reviewer and technical programme committee (TPC) member at Rome, Italy.
  • CEEGE-2020 reviewer and technical programme committee (TPC) member at Munich, Germany, from June 27 to 29, 2020.
  • International Conference on Renewable Energy-2020 reviewer at Roma Eventi-Piazza di Spagna, Via Alibert, 5A-00187 Rome-Italy.
  • Scientific Committee member of International Conference on Renewable Energy-2020 at Roma Eventi-Piazza di Spagna, Via Alibert, 5A-00187 Rome-Italy.
  • Technical committee member and reviewer in 2020 2nd Asia Energy and Electrical Engineering Symposium at Chengdu, China during March 28-30 2020.
  • Student Convenor in Research Conclave 2020 organized by department of electrical engineering, NIT Meghalaya.
  • Student committee member and reviewer in 3rd international conference on energy, power and environment (icepe-2020) to be held on 05-07 March, 2021, Organised by Department of Electrical Engineering, NIT Meghalaya.
  • Technical committee member and reviewer in 2021 3rd Asia Energy and Electrical Engineering Symposium at Chengdu, China during March 26-29 2021.
  • Scientific Committee member at Global Meet on Renewable and Sustainable Energy (GMRSE2022) which will be held in Paris, France on August 25-27, 2022.

Technical Session Chaired

  • Technical Session chaired at IEEE 4th International conference on Power and Energy Systems (ICEPE-2022) organised by Department of Electrical Engineering, NIT Meghalaya during 29th April to 1st May-2022.
  • Technical Session chaired at IRRET-2022 organised by Department of Electronics & Communication Engineering IMPS College of Engineering and Technology, West Bengal, INDIA during 16-17th March 2022

Professional Activities

  • Editorial Board Member of Electronics Science Technology and Application from Universe Scientific Publishing (USP)
  • Editorial Board Member of Journal of modern of mechanical engineering and Technology, Zeal Press.