Department of EEE
DEPARTMENT OF ELECTRICAL AND ELECTRONICS ENGINEERING
PONDICHERRY ENGINEERING COLLEGE

PONDICHERRY


 
Dr.C.Christopher Asir Rajan, B.E.,M.E.,Ph.D
Professor
Phone: 9443713846, Extn.:511
E-mail:asir_70@pec.edu





 
Educational Profile:
Ph.D.(2001-2004)
Research Supervisor : Dr.M.R.Mohan
Title : Solution of Unit Commitment Problem Using Hybrid Artificial Intelligence Models
Department : Electrical and Electronics Engineering
Institution : College of Engineering ,Guindy,Chennai
University : Anna University ,Chennai
 
M.E(1994-1996)
Course : Power System
Class : First Class with Distinction
Institution :Thiagarajar College of Engineering,Madurai-625021,India
University : Madurai Kamarajar University,Madurai-625021,India
 
D.I.S(1993-1994)
Course : Industrial Safety
Class : First Class with Distinction
Institution : Annamalai University,Chidambaram
University : Annamalai University,Chidambaram
 
B.E(1987-1991)
Course : Electrical adn Electronics Engineering
Class : First Class with Distinction
Institution : Mepco Schlenk Engineering College,Sivakasi
University : Madurai Kamarajar University,Madurai
 
 
Honors and Awards
  1. II Rank in B.E. examination during the academic year 1989-90.
  2. III Rank in B.E. Examination in the College during the academic Year 1990-91.
  3. II Rank in M.E. Examination during the academic year 1994-95.
  4. Received the "Rashtra Pratibha Award" by the Integrated Council for Socio-Economic Progress, New Delhi on 22nd December 2004.
  5. Received the "Mother Teresa Excellence Award" by the Front for National Progress, New Delhi on 27th May 2005.
  6. Short listed for "INAE Young Engineer Award 2005" by the Indian National Academy of Engineering, New Delhi.
  7. Received the "Young Engineer of the Year Award" by the Energy Society, Bhopal on 25th October 2007.
  8. Received the "Outstanding Achievement Award" by the Energy Society, Bhopal on 25th October 2007.
  9. Received the "Certificate of Merit Award" by the Institution of Engineers (India), Kolkatta on 12th December 2008.
  10. Included in the "Who's Who in Science and Engineering in the World" for the most important contributor to Engineering profession in the year 2004 by Marquis Who's Who, USA.
 
Publications:
International Journals:
  1. Giftson Samuel, G. and Christober Asir Rajan, C., "Hybrid: Particle Swarm Optimization - Genetic Algorithm and Particle Swarm Optimization - Shuffled Frog Leaping Algorithm for Long-term Generator Maintenance Scheduling", Electrical Power and Energy Systems, Vol. 65, pp. 432-442, 2015.

  2. Dhayalini, K, Sathiyamoorthy, S and Christober Asir Rajan, C, "Evolutionary Programming based Optimal Wind and Thermal Generation Dispatch with valve point effect", Accepted for publication in International Review on Modelling and Simulations (IREMOS), Italy, Vol.7, no.4, August 2014.

  3. P.K.Dhal, C.Christober Asir Rajan, " Total Harmonic Reduction Using Switching Frequency in H-Bridge Cascaded Multilevel Inverter", International Journal on Applied Mechanics and Materials, Vol. 446, pp. 869-875, September 2014.

  4. D. Godwin Immanuel, G. Selva Kumar, C. Christober Asir Rajan, "A Multi Objective Differential Evolution approach for optimal Reactive Power and Voltage Control", International Journal on Applied Mechanics and Materials, Vol. 448, pp. 2357-2362, September 2014.

  5. Y.Mohamed Shuaib, M. Surya Kalavathi and C.Christober Asir Rajan, "Optimal Capacitor Placement in Radial Distribution System Using Gravitational Search Algorithm", Electrical Power and Energy Systems, Vol. 64, No.7, pp. 384-397, 2014.

  6. Y.Mohamed Shuaib, M. Surya Kalavathi and C.Christober Asir Rajan, "Optimal Reconfiguration in Radial Distribution System Using Gravitational Search Algorithm", Electric Power Components and Systems, Vol. 42, No.7, pp. 703-715, April 2014.

  7. Luke Jebaraj, Charles Christober Asir Rajan, and Kumar Sriram, "Application of Firefly Algorithm in Voltage Stability Environment Incorporating Circuit Element Model of SSSC with Variable Susceptance Model of SVC", International Journal of Advances In Engineering, Hindawi Publishing Corporation, Vol. 2014, ID 349787, April 2014

  8. S.Selvaperumal and C.Christober Asir Rajan, "Investigation of Fuzzy Control Based LCL Resonant Converter in RTOS Environment", Journal of Intelligent and Fuzzy Systems, IOS Press, Vol. 26, No. 2, pp. 913-924, 2014.

  9. R.Selvarasu, C.Christober Asir Rajan, M.Surya Kalavathi, "Optimal Placement of TCSC for Voltage Constrained Loss Minimization using Self Adaptive Firefly Algorithm", Journal of Electrical Engineering, Romania, Vol. 14, Edition 2, pp. 128-135, 2014.

  10. R.Selvarasu, M.Surya Kalavathi, C.Christober Asir Rajan, "SVC Placement for Voltage Constrained Loss Minimization using Self Adaptive Firefly Algorithm", Journal of Archives of Electrical Engineering, Vol. 62, No. 4, pp. 349-361, 2013.

  11. J.Raja, C.ChristoberAsir Rajan, "Differential Evolution Approach for Optimization of AGC after Deregulation Using CES", ASME Journal, Vol. 68, No. 1, pp. 49-65, 2013.

  12. S. Chitra Selvi, M. Bala Singh Moses, C. Christober Asir Rajan, "LR-EP Approach for solving Profit Based Unit Commitment Problem with Losses in Deregulated Markets", PRZEGL?D ELEKTROTECHNICZNY, R. 89, NR 11, pp. 210-213, 2013.

  13. K.Venkadesan, G. Selva Kumar, C.Christober Asir Rajan, "EP Based PSO Method for Solving Multi Area Unit Commitment Problem with Import and Export Constraints", Journal of Electrical Engineering Technology, Vol. 8, No. 8, pp. 742-749,2013.

  14. Amudha, A. and Christober Asir Rajan, C. "Integrating Gradient Search, Logistic Regression and Artificial Neural Network for Profit Based Unit Commitment", International Journal of Computational Intelligence Systems, Atlantis Press and Taylor & Francis, DOI:10.1080/18756891.2013.86235, Vol. 7, pp. 1-15, 2013.

  15. Amudha, A. and Christober Asir Rajan, C. "Generator Scheduling under Competitive Environment using Memory Management Algorithm", ELSEVIER, Alexandria Engineering Journal,Vol.52, No. 3 , pp.337 - 346, 2013.

  16. G. T. Sundar Rajan, G. Selvakumar and C. Christober Asir Rajan, "Design and Simulation of Neuro-Fuzzy Controller for Power Factor Correction of Three Phase Diode Rectifier Using Shunt Active Harmonic Filter", International Journal of Scientific Research, Volume 2 - Issue 10, October 2013. ISSN No 2277 - 8179, 2013.

  17. G. T. Sundar Rajan and C. Christober Asir Rajan, "Fuzzy Inference System Based Power Factor Correction of Three Phase Diode Rectifier using Field Programmable Gate Array", American Journal of Applied Sciences, Volume 10 - Issue 9 / 2013, pp. 986-999. ISSN 15469239, 2013.

  18. P. Jamuna and C. Christober Asir Rajan, "A Heuristic Method: Differential Evolution for Harmonic Reduction in Multilevel Inverter System", ", International Journal of Computer and Electrical Engineering, Singapore, Vol. 5, No. 5, pp. 482-486, October 2013

  19. S.Selvaperumal and C.Christober Asir Rajan, "Stability and Performance Investigation of a Fuzzy-Controlled LCL Resonant Converter in an RTOS Environment", IEEE Transactions on Power Electronics, Vol. 28, No. 4, pp. 1817-1832, 2013.

  20. S.Chitra Selvi, M.Bala Singh Moses, C.Christober Asir Rajan, "Multi-Area Unit Commitment Using Particle Swarm Optimization Approach", International Review on Modelling and Simulations (IREMOS), Vol: 6, No: 5, pp. 1496-1505, October 2013.

  21. C.N. Ravi, G. Selvakumar, C. Christober Asir Rajan, "Hybrid Real coded Genetic Algorithm - Differential Evolution for Optimal Power Flow", International Journal of Engineering and Technology, Vol. 5, No. 4, pp. 3404-3412, August - September 2013.

  22. Giftson Samuel, G. and Christober Asir Rajan, C. "Hybrid Particle Swarm Optimization - Genetic Algorithm and Particle Swarm Optimization - Evolutionary Programming for Generation Maintenance Scheduling", Scientific Research and Essays of Academic Journals, Vol. 8, No.35, pp. 1701-1713, September 2013.

  23. K. Dhayalini, S. Sathiyamoorthy, C.Christober Asir Rajan, "An Evolutionary Algorithm For The Solution Of Wind Thermal Dispatch", International Journal of Engineering Science and Technology, Vol. 5, No. 6, pp. 30 - 36, June 2013.

  24. Giftson Samuel, G. and Christober Asir Rajan, C. "A Hybrid Particle Swarm Optimization - Shuffled frog leaping algorithm Method for Optimum Long - Term Generation Maintenance Scheduling to Enhance the Grid Reliability", Wulfenia Journal. Vol. 20, No.05, pp. 375-389, May 2013.

  25. Giftson Samuel, G. and Christober Asir Rajan, C. "A Hybrid Particle Swarm Optimization - Genetic Algorithm Method for Optimum Long - Term Generation Maintenance Scheduling to Enhance the Grid Reliability", Archives Des Sciences, Vol.66, No. 04, pp.400-413, April 2013.

  26. Giftson Samuel, G. and Christober Asir Rajan, C. "A Hybrid Particle Swarm Optimization - Evolutionary Programming Method for Optimum Long-Term Generation Maintenance Scheduling to Enhance the Grid Reliability", European Journal of Scientific Research, Vol.97, Issue.04, pp. 527-537, Mar 2013.

  27. S.Padmini, C. Christober Asir Rajan, "Application Of Differential Evolution Technique For Short Term Hydrothermal Scheduling And Its Comparison With Other Meta Heuristic Search Algorithms", Journal on Electrical Engineering, , Vol. 6, Issue 3, pp.37-41, Jan-Mar 2013.

  28. C.N.Ravi and Dr. C.Christober Asir Rajan, "Line Flow Constrained Combined Economic Emission Dispatch with Valve Point Loading by Differential Evolution Algorithm", International Review on Modeling and Simulations, Vol. 6, No. 1, pp. 114-120, February 2013.

  29. Giftson Samuel, G. and Christober Asir Rajan, C. "Optimum Long- Term Generation Maintenance Scheduling to Enhance Grid Reliability Using Evolutionary Programming", Wulfenia Journal, Vol. 20, No.02, pp. 240-247, Feb 2013.

  30. Giftson Samuel, G. and Christober Asir Rajan, C. "Optimum Long- Term Generation Maintenance Scheduling to Enhance Grid Reliability Using Particle Swam Optimization", International Review on Modelling and Simulations (IREMOS), Vol.06, Issue.01, pp. 154-159, Feb 2013.

  31. Giftson Samuel, G. and Christober Asir Rajan, C. "Long Term Generation Maintenance Scheduling to Enhance Grid Reliability Using Genetic Approach", Archives Des Sciences, (Annexure-I, Sl No:832, ISSN: 1661-464X, Impact Factor: 0.474), Vol.66, No. 01, pp. 119-127, Jan 2013.

  32. C.N.Ravi and Dr. C.Christober Asir Rajan, "Emission Constraint Optimal Power Flow using Differential Evolution", International Journal of Computer Applications , Vol. 61, No. 13, pp. 12-15, January 2013.

  33. Nimain Charan Nayak and C. Christober Asir Rajan, "Hydro-Thermal Commitment Scheduling by Simulated Annealing Method with Cooling - Banking Constraints", Archives Des Sciences Journal, Geneva, Volume 66, Issue 1, pp 36-51, January 2013.

  34. L.Jebaraj, C.Christober Asir Rajan, Sriram, K., Ramesh, J. and Sivasankari, R., "Static Synchronous Series Compensator and Static Var Compensator Interaction on Voltage Stability Limit Enhancement and Active Power Minimization Through Differential Evolution Algorithm", Scientific Research and Essays, Vol. 8, No. 24, pp. 1121-1133, 2013.

  35. J.Raja, C.ChristoberAsir Rajan, " New Robust Energy Storage Devices for Deregulated AGC Problems", Global Journal of Researches in Engineering, USA, Vol. 13, Issue 12, pp. 36-54, 2013.

  36. S.Chitra Selvi, R.P.Kumudini Devi, C.Christober Asir Rajan, "Multi-Area Unit Commitment with Transmission Losses Using Particle Swarm Optimization Approach", International Review of Electrical Engineering (IREE), Italy, Volume 7, No. 3, pp. 4514-4524, 2012.

  37. G. T. Sundar Rajan and C. Christober Asir Rajan, "A Novel Unity Power Factor Input Stage With Resonant DC Link Inverter for AC Drives", Journal of Electrical Engineering, Volume 12 / 2012 - Edition: 4, pp. 62 - 66, 2012. ISSN 1582 - 4594, 2012.

  38. P.K.Dhal, C.Christober Asir Rajan, "Selective Harmonic Elimination in a Cascaded H-Bridge Multi-Level Inverter'', Wulfenia Journal, Austria, Vol: 19, No: 12, pp. 60-72, December 2012.

  39. K.Venkadesan and C.Christober Asir Rajan, "Tabu Search Method for Solving Multi-area Unit Commitment With Import and Export Constraints" , Wulfenia Journal, Vol. 19, No. 11, pp. 21-45, November 2012.

  40. K.Venkadesan and C.Christober Asir Rajan, "An Evolutionary Programming Based Simulated Annealing Method for Solving Multi-area Unit Commitment Problem with Import and Export Constraints" , Archives Des Sciences Journal, Vol. 65, No. 11, pp. 221-249, November 2012.

  41. K.Venkadesan and C.Christober Asir Rajan, "A Simulated Annealing Method for Solving Multi-area Unit Commitment Problem in Deregulated Environment with Import and Export Constraints", Journal of Electrical Engineering, Vol. 12, Edition 3, No. 18, pp. 125-133, 2012.

  42. Nimain Charan Nayak and C. Christober Asir Rajan, "Hydro-Thermal Commitment Scheduling by Tabu Search Method with Cooling - Banking Constraints", WULFENIA Journal, Austria, Volume 19, Issue 11, pp 332-347, November 2012.

  43. J.Raja, C.ChristoberAsir Rajan, "QFT design for load frequency control of Wind -Diesel system using CES", Journal of Electrical Engineering, Vol.12, Edition 3, pp.155-164, 2012.

  44. K.Venkadesan and C.Christober Asir Rajan, "Ant Colony Search Algorithm for Solving Multi-area Unit Commitment With Import and Export Constraints" , International Journal of Engineering Research and Technology, Vol. 1, No. 8, pp. 1-18, October 2012.

  45. Y.Mohamed Shuaib, C.Christober Asir Rajan, "Reconfiguration and Capacitor Placement on RadialDistribution System for Loss Minimization Using Queen Bee Assisted Genetic Algorithm", Wulfenia Journal, Vol. 19, No.10, Oct 2012.

  46. Y.Mohamed Shuaib, C.Christober Asir Rajan, "Queen Bee Assisted GA for Capacitor Sizing and Placement in Radial Distribution System for Loss Minimization", Archives des Sciences, Vol. 65, No.9,Sep 2012.

  47. P.K.Dhal, C.Christober Asir Rajan, "Transient Stability Improvement using Neural Controller Design for STATCOM'', Archives Des Sciences, Switzerland Vol: 65, No: 9, pp. 188-199, September 2012.

  48. P.K.Dhal, C.Christober Asir Rajan, "Fuzzy Controller Based Design to Improve Transient Stability for STATCOM'', International Review on Modeling and Simulations (IREMOS), Vol: 5, No: 4, pp. 1628-1633, August 2012.

  49. K.Venkadesan and C.Christober Asir Rajan, "Improved Bilateral Contract Approach to Multi-area Unit Commitment in Deregulated Electricity Market", International Journal of Advances in Engineering and Technology, Vol. 3, No. 2, pp. 446-455, May 2012.

  50. A.Amudha, C.Christober Asir Rajan, "GENCO'S Strategies for Selling Power with effect of Reserve Using Memory Management Algorithm" Archives Des Sciences, Vol.65, No.10, pp 349-358, 2012.

  51. A.Amudha, C.Christober Asir Rajan, "GENCO'S Strategies for Selling Power and Reserve using Hybrid Algorithms of LR, GD and ANN", WULFENIA Journal, Vol.19, No.9, pp.99-118, 2012.

  52. A.Amudha, C.Christober Asir Rajan, "GENCO'S Strategies for Selling Power and Reserve using Particle Swarm Optimization", European Journal of Scientific Research, Vol.85, No.3, pp. 408-417, 2012.

  53. Nimain Charan Nayak and C. Christober Asir Rajan, "A Hybrid Evolutionary Programming - Tabu search Method for Hydro - Thermal Scheduling with Cooling - Banking Constraints", International Review of Electrical Engineering (IREE), Italy, Volume 7, No. 4, 2012.

  54. Nimain Charan Nayak and C. Christober Asir Rajan, "Hydro - Thermal Commitment Scheduling in a Large Power System by Simulated Annealing Method", European Journal of Scientific Research (EJSR), Europe, Volume 85, No. 4, pp. 609-625, 2012.

  55. L.Jebaraj, C.Christober Asir Rajan, N.Muralikrishnan, "Comparison Between Two Different Combinations of FACTS Devices in Voltage Stability Limit Enhancement and Active Power Loss Minimization through Shuffled Frog Leaping Algorithm under Stressed Conditions", Archives Des Sciences, Vol. 65, No. 11, pp. 180-195, 2012.

  56. L.Jebaraj, C.Christober Asir Rajan, N.Muralikrishnan, "Voltage Stability Limit Enhancement and Active Power Loss Minimization Comparison between Two Different Combinations of FACTS Devices under Stressed Conditions", WULFENIA Journal, Vol.19, No.10, pp.369-384, 2012.

  57. L.Jebaraj, C.Christober Asir Rajan, "DE and SFLA Comparison in Voltage Stability Enhancement and Real Power Loss Minimization Incorporating SSSC and SVC Devices under Stressed Conditions of a Power System", Archives Des Sciences, Vol.65, No.9, pp 76-90, 2012.

  58. L.Jebaraj, C.Christober Asir Rajan, "Active Power Loss Minimization and Voltage Stability Limit Enhancement Comparison between DE and SFLA Incorporating TCSC and SVC Devices under Different Operating Conditions of a Power System", International Journal of Electrical Engineering Application Research, Vol.3, No.3, pp.167-176, 2012.

  59. L.Jebaraj, C.Christober Asir Rajan, S.Sakthivel, "Incorporation of SSSC and SVC Devices for Real Power and Voltage Stability Limit Enhancement Through Shuffled Frog Leaping Algorithm Under Stressed Conditions", European Journal of Scientific Research, Vol. 79, No. 1, pp. 119-132, 2012.

  60. L.Jebaraj, C.Christober Asir Rajan, S.Sakthivel, "Performance Evaluation of TCSC and SVC on Voltage Stability Limit Improvement and Loss Minimization Under Most Critical Line Outaged Condition", International Journal of Engineering Research and Applications, Vol. 2, No. 3, pp. 3083-3090, 2012.

  61. L.Jebaraj, C.Christober Asir Rajan, S.Sakthivel, "Shuffled Frog Leaping Algorithm Based Voltage Stability Limit Improvement and Loss Minimization Incorporating FACTS Devices under Stressed Conditions", International Journal of Computer Applications, Vol. 48, No. 2, pp. 37-44, 2012.

  62. S.Selvaperumal and C.Christober Asir Rajan "Investigation of closed loop performance for LCL resonant converter in RTOS Environment" IET Power Electronics, UK, Vol. 5, No. 5, pp. 511-523, 2012.

  63. J.Raja, C.Christober Asir Rajan, "PSO Based Robust Frequency Control of Wind-Diesel Power Plant Using BES", International Journal of Electrical Engineering, International Research Publication House-EGYPT, Vol. 4, No. 7, pp. 749-765, 2011.

  64. Nimain Charan Nayak and C. Christober Asir Rajan, "Thermal Unit Commitment Scheduling Problem in Utility System a Large Power System by Simulated Annealing Embedded Evolutionary Programming Method", International Review on Modeling and Simulation (IREMOS), Italy , Volume 4, No. 6, pp. 3188-3194, 2011.

  65. Lal Raja Singh.R, C Christober Asir Rajan, "A Hybrid Particle Swarm Optimization Employing Genetic Algorithm for Unit Commitment Problem", International Review of Electrical Engineering, Italy, Vol. 6, No. 7, Part-B, pp. 3211-3217, 2011.

  66. Lal Raja Singh.R, C Christober Asir Rajan, "An Efficient and Improved Artificial Neural Network Algorithm to solve Unit Commitment Problem with Cooling- Banking Constraints" European Journal of Scientific Research, Nigeria, Vol. 61, Issue 4, pp 561-571, 2011.

  67. J.Raja and C.Christober Asir Rajan, "Comparative Analysis And Effect Of CES On AGC By Using ANN", Iranian Journal Of Electrical And Computer Engineering (IJECE), WINTER-SPRING, Iran, Vol. 10, No. 1, pp. 1-9, 2011.

  68. R.Selvarasu and C.Christober Asir Rajan, "Simulation of location of TCSC and UPFC in 14 bus system using MATLAB/SIMULINK", International Journal of Advanced Materials Research, Italy, Vol. 403-408, pp. 3594-3599, 2011.

  69. A.Amudha and C.Christober Asir Rajan, "On Line application of profit based unit commitment using hybrid algorithms of memory management algorithm", International Journal of Advanced Materials Research, Italy, Vol. 403-408, pp. 3965-3972, 2011.

  70. S.Selvaperumal and C.Christober Asir Rajan, "Harmonic Investigation and Simulation of Full Bridge LCL Resonant Inverter", International Journal of Advanced Materials Research, Italy, Vol. 403-408, pp. 3600-3607, 2011.

  71. C.Christober Asir Rajan, "Neural Based Simulated Annealing Method for Solving Unit Commitment Problem in Utility System", International Journal of Distributed Energy Resources, Germany, Vol. 7, No. 4, pp. 265-286, 2011.

  72. Nimain Charan Nayak and C.Christober Asir Rajan, "Hydro-Thermal Commitment Scheduling In A Large Power System By Tabu Search Method", Journal of Electrical Engineering, Romania, Vol. 11, No. 2, pp.01-11, 2011.

  73. J.Raja and C.Christober Asir Rajan, "Improved Power System Dynamic Performance using SMES for Frequency Excursion", Journal of Electrical Systems, Algeria, Vol. 7, No. 2, pp. 193-205, 2011.

  74. C.Christober Asir Rajan, J.Raja, "FUZZY Controlled SMES Unit for Damping Power System Oscillations in a Combined Cycle Gas Turbine", Journal of Electrical Engineering, Romania, Vol. 11, No. 1, pp.36-45, 2011.

  75. C.Christober Asir Rajan, "Hydro-thermal unit commitment problem using simulated annealing embedded evolutionary programming approach", International Journal of Electrical Power and Energy Systems, UK, Vol. 33, No. 4, pp. 939-946, 2011.

  76. C.Christober Asir Rajan, "An Evolutionary Programming Based Tabu Search Method For Unit Commitment Problem With Cooling-Banking Constraints", Journal of Electrical Engineering, Slovokia, Vol. 62, No. 1, pp. 11-18, 2011.

  77. J.Raja and C.Christober Asir Rajan, "Stability Analysis and Effect of CES and ANN Based AGC for frequency Excursion", Korean Journal of Electrical Engineering & Technology, Korea, Vol. 5, No. 4, pp. 552-560, Korea, 2010.

  78. J.Raja and C.Christober Asir Rajan, "Frequency Excursion and Temperature control of Combined Cycle Gas Plant including SMES", International Journal of Computer and Electrical Engineering, Singapore, Vol. 2, No. 6, pp. 1059-1067, 2010.

  79. R.Lal Raja Singh, C.Christober Asir Rajan, "A Hybrid Approach Based on ANN and PSO for Proficient Solving of Unit Commitment Problem", Journal of Electrical Engineering, Romania, Vol. 10, No. 3, pp.13-23, 2010.

  80. R. Savari Rani, C.Christober Asir Rajan, Arini V.H, "8-Bit Sub Threshold Ripple Carry Adders in 32nm CMOS Technology for Wireless Sensor nodes", International Journal of Computer Applications, Vol. 1, No. 23, pp.91-98, 2010.

  81. P.K.Dhal, C.Christober Asir Rajan, "Intelligent Controller for STATCOM Using Cascaded Multilevel Inverter", Journal of Engineering Science and Technology Review, Greece, Vol. 3, No. 1, pp. 65-69, 2010.

  82. S.Savari Rani, S.Ramasamy, C.Christober Asir Rajan, and V.Harini, "An 8x8 Sub threshold Braun Array Multiplier in 32nm CMOS Technology for Wireless Sensor", International Journal of Recent Trends in Engineering, Finland, Vol. 3, No. 2, pp. 64-67, 2010.

  83. J.Raja and C.Christober Asir Rajan, "Comparative Analysis and Frequency Excursion of CCGT Plant Using SMES and CES Unit", International Journal of Recent Trends in Engineering, Finland , Vol. 3, No. 4, pp. 89-92, 2010.

  84. C.Christober Asir Rajan, P.Sundarajan, V.Jamuna, R. Madhusubash, B.Udayakumar, "Multi-Area Unit Commitment in Deregulated Electricity Market using DP approach", International Journal of Recent Trends in Engineering, Finland, Vol. 3, No. 3, pp. 210-213, 2010.

  85. P.K.Dhal, C.Christober Asir Rajan, "Fuzzy Controller for STATCOM using Multilevel Optimal control technique", International Journal of Recent Trends in Engineering, Finland, Vol. 3, No. 3, pp. 156-160, 2010.

  86. C. Christober Asir Rajan, R. Kiruthiga and D. Viswalingam, "High Efficient Voltage Regulator Module for Processor of Desktop Computers", International Journal of Recent Trends in Engineering, Finland, Vol. 3, No. 3, pp. 126-130, 2010.

  87. R.Lal Raja Singh, C.Christober Asir Rajan, "An Improved Particle Swarm Optimization for Proficient Solving of Unit Commitment Problem", International Journal of Recent Trends in Engineering, Finland, Vol. 3, No. 3, pp. 82-87, 2010.

  88. C.Christober Asir Rajan, "Genetic Algorithm Based Simulated Annealing Method for Solving Unit Commitment Problem in Utility System", International Journal of Recent Trends in Engineering, Finland, Vol. 3, No. 4, pp. 62-65, 2010.

  89. C.Christober Asir Rajan, "A Solution to the Economic Dispatch using EP Based SA Algorithm on Large Scale Power System", International Journal of Electrical Power and Energy Systems, UK, Vol. 32, pp. 583-591, 2010.

  90. C.Christober Asir Rajan, "Hybridizing Evolutionary Programming, Simulated Annealing, Tabu Search Method to Solve the Unit Commitment Problem", Journal of Electrical Engineering, Romania, Vol. 10, No. 1, pp. 34~41, 2010.

  91. S.Chitra Selvi, R.P.Kumudini Devi, C.Christober Asir Rajan, "Hybrid Particle Swarm Approach to Multi-Area Unit Commitment with Import and Export Constraints", International Journal of Engineering, USA, Vol. 2, No. 3, pp. 140-150, 2009.

  92. S.Chitra Selvi, R.P.Kumudini Devi, C.Christober Asir Rajan, "Multi-Area Unit Commitment Using Hybrid Particle Swarm Optimization Technique with Import and Export Constraints", International Journal of Engineering, USA, Vol.1, No.3, pp. 140-150, USA, 2009.

  93. C.Christober Asir Rajan, "Thermal Unit Commitment Scheduling Problem in Utility System by Simulated Annealing Embedded Evolutionary Programming Method", International Journal of Electrical Engineering, Egypt, Vol. 2, Issue 1, 2009.

  94. S.Chitra Selvi, R.P.Kumudini Devi, C.Christober Asir Rajan, "Multi-Area Power Generation Dispatch using Mutated Particle Swarm Optimization", International Journal on Power System Optimization, Vaisak, Vol. 1, No. 1, pp. 79-86, 2009.

  95. S.Chitra Selvi, R.P.Kumudini Devi, C.Christober Asir Rajan, "A Hybrid Approaches For The Profit Based Unit Commitment Problem In The Deregulated Markets", Journal of Electrical Engineering, Romania, Vol. 9, No. 3, pp. 35~41, 2009.

  96. S.Chitra Selvi, R.P.Kumudini Devi, C.Christober Asir Rajan, "Multi Area Unit Commitment with Bilateral Contract Approach in Deregulated Electricity Market", Journal of Electrical Engineering & Technology, Korea, Vol. 4, No. 3, pp. 346~352, 2009.

  97. S.Chitra Selvi, R.P.Kumudini Devi, C.Christober Asir Rajan, "Hybrid Evolutionary Programming Approach to Multi-Area Unit Commitment with Import and Export Constraints", International Journal of Recent Trends in Engineering, Finland, Vol. 1, No. 3, pp. 223-228, 2009.

  98. S. Selvaperumal, C. Christober Asir Rajan, "Micro-controller based LCC Resonant Converter Analysis, Design and Simulation Results", International Journal of Computer and Electrical Engineering, Singapore, Vol. 1, No. 3, pp. 1793-8198, 2009.

  99. S. Selvaperumal, C. Christober Asir Rajan, "Embedded Control of LCL Resonant Converter Analysis, Design, Simulation and Experimental Results", International Journal of Engineering, USA, Vol.1, No.1, pp. 7-15, 2009.

  100. C.Christober Asir Rajan, "Neural Based Tabu Search Method for Solving Unit Commitment Problem with Cooling - Banking Constraints", Serbian Journal of Electrical Engineering, Serbia, Vol. 6, No. 1, pp. 57-74, 2009.

  101. C.Christober Asir Rajan, "Genetic Algorithm Based Tabu Search Method for Solving Unit Commitment Problem with Cooling - Banking Constraints", International Journal of Electrical Engineering, Slovokia, Vol. 60, No. 2, pp. 69-78, 2009.

  102. C.Christober Asir Rajan, "Thermal Unit Commitment Scheduling Problem in Utility System by Tabu Search Embedded Genetic Algorithm Method", International Journal of Electrical Systems, Algeria, Vol. 4, No, 2, pp. 1-32, 2008.

  103. C.Christober Asir Rajan, M.R.Mohan, "Neural-based Tabu Search method for solving unit commitment problem for utility system", International Journal of Energy Technology and Policy, USA, Vol. 5, No. 4, pp.489-508, 2007.

  104. C.Christober Asir Rajan, "Genetic algorithm-based simulated annealing method for solving unit commitment problem in utility system", International Journal of Global Energy Issues, USA, Vol. 28, No. 1, pp. 65-87, 2007.

  105. C.Christober Asir Rajan, M.R.Mohan, "An Evolutionary Programming Based Simulated Annealing Method for solving the Unit Commitment Problem", International Journal of Electrical Power and Energy Systems, UK, Vol. 29, pp. 540-550, 2007.

  106. S.Chenthur Pandian, K.Duraiswamy, C.Christober Asir Rajan, N.Kanagaraj, "Fuzzy Approach for Short Term Load Forecasting", International Journal of Electric Power System Research, UK, Vol. EPSR-76, No. 1, pp.541-548, 2006.

  107. C.Christober Asir Rajan, "Refined Simulated Annealing Method for Solving Unit Commitment Problem", International Journal of Engineering Intelligent Systems, UK, Vol.EIS-12, No.4, pp.243-251, 2004.

  108. C.Christober Asir Rajan, M.R.Mohan, An Evolutionary Programming Based Tabu Search Method for Solving Unit Commitment Problem" IEEE Transactions on Power Systems, USA, Vol.TPWRS-19, No.1, pp.575-585, 2004.

  109. C.Christober Asir Rajan, M.R.Mohan, K.Manivannan, "Neural Based Tabu Search Method For Solving Unit Commitment Problem", IEE Proc. on Generation, Transmission and Distribution, UK, Vol.GTD-150, No.4, pp.469-474, 2003.

  110. C.Christober Asir Rajan, M.R.Mohan, "Application of Computer Intelligence to Unit Commitment Problem" International Journal of Engineering Intelligent Systems, UK, Vol.EIS-11, No.1, pp.19-29, 2003.

  111. C.Christober Asir Rajan, M.R.Mohan, K.Manivannan, "Neural Based Simulated Annealing Method for Solving Unit Commitment Problem" International Journal of Engineering Intelligent Systems, UK, Vol.EIS-10, No.4, pp.241-253, 2002.


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National Journals:
  1. C.N. Ravi, C. Christober Asir Rajan, "Solving CEED Problem with Valve Point Loading using Differential Evolution Technique" , National Journal of Technology, PSG College of Technology, Coimbatore, India, Vol. 9, No. 2, pp. 85 - 91, June 2013.

  2. G. T. Sundar Rajan and C. Christober Asir Rajan, "Performance evaluation of DC motor with power factor correction at input stage of three phase diode rectifier" Indian Journal of Applied Research, Volume 3, pp. 183 - 186, Issue 4, April 2013, ISSN - 2249-555X, 2013.

  3. Nimain Charan Nayak and C. Christober Asir Rajan, "An evolutionary programming embedded Tabu search method for hydro-thermal scheduling with cooling-banking constraints", Journal of Engineering and Technology Research, Vol. 5, No. 2 , pp. 21 - 32, February 2013.

  4. Nimain Charan Nayak and C. Christober Asir Rajan, " A Novel Approach for Solving Unit Commitment Problem using Evolutionary Programming Method With Cooling - Banking Constraints", Indian Journal of Applied Research (IJAR), Ahmedabad, India, Volume 3, Issue 1,pp 45-48, January 2013.

  5. C.N. Ravi, C. Christober Asir Rajan, "DE Algorithm to solve CEED power system problem", Journal of Computer Science, Karpagam University, Coimbatore, India, Volume 7, Issue 1, pp. 8-14, Nov - Dec 2012.

  6. C.N.Ravi and C.Christober Asir Rajan, "Optimal Power Flow Solutions Using Constraint Genetic Algorithm", National Journal on Advances in Computing & Management, Sathyabama University, Chennai, India Volume 3, No. 1, pp. 48 - 54, April 2012.

  7. Nimain Charan Nayak and C. Christober Asir Rajan, "A Hybrid Evolutionary Programming-Tabu Search Method with Cooling-Banking Constraints for Hydro- Thermal Scheduling in a Large Power System", i-manager?s Journal on Embedded Systems (imJES), Kanyakumari, India, Volume 1, No.3, pp 14-25, August-October 2012.

  8. Nimain Charan Nayak and C. Christober Asir Rajan, "Hydro - Thermal Scheduling by an Evolutionary Programming Method with Cooling - Banking Constraints", International Journal of Soft Computing and Engineering (IJSCE), Volume 1, Issue 3, pp. 517-521, 2012.

  9. Nimain Charan Nayak and C. Christober Asir Rajan, "A Hybrid Evolutionary Programming - Simulated Annealing Method for Hydro - Thermal Scheduling with Cooling - Banking Constraints", National Journal on Electronics Sciences and Systems (NJESS), Sathyabama University, Chennai, Volume 3 No. 1, 2012.

  10. P.K.Dhal, C.Christober Asir Rajan, "Transient Stability Improvement using Neuro-Fuzzy Controller Design for STATCOM", IOSR Journal of Electrical Electronics Engineering (IOSRJEEE), Vol:2, Issue:2, pp. 37-45, July-August, India 2012 .

  11. L.Jebaraj, C.Christober Asir Rajan, S.Sakthivel, "Real Power Loss and Voltage Stability Limit Optimization Incorporating TCSC and SVC through DE Algorithm Under Different Operating Conditions of a Power System", IOSR Journal of Electrical and Electronics Engineering, Vol. 1, No. 5, pp. 16-25, 2012.

  12. P.K.Dhal, C.Christober Asir Rajan, "Transient Stability Improvement using hybrid controller design for STATCOM'', International Journal of Soft Computing and Engineering (IJSCE), Vol: 2, Issue: 1, pp. 44-49, India 2012.

  13. Lal Raja Singh.R, C Christober Asir Rajan, " A Hybrid Approach Based on EP and PSO for Proficient Solving of Unit Commitment Problem" Indian Journal of Computer Science and Engineering, Vol. 2, No. 3 June-July, pp 281-294, 2011.

  14. Lal Raja Singh.R, C Christober Asir Rajan, "An Improved genetic algorithm approach for proficient solving of unit commitment problem", Engineering Today Monthly Journal, Vol. XIII, Issue 6, June, pp 167-17, 2011.

  15. P.K.Dhal, C.Christober Asir Rajan, "Multilevel Optimal Control Technique for STATCOM Using Artificial Intelligence'', The Research Network, Orissa, Vol. IV, No.4, pp. 25-32, December 2009.

  16. C.Christober Asir Rajan, P.Geethanjali, "Identification and control of PMBLDC Motor using Neural Network", Journal of the Institution of Engineers (India), Vol. 88, pp. 10-14, 2007.

  17. C.Christober Asir Rajan, "Evolutionary Programming Based Simulated Annealing Method for Unit Commitment Problem with Cooling-Banking Constraints" Journal of the Institution of Engineers (India), Vol. 87, pp. 12-16, 2007.

  18. S. Chenthur Pandian, Dr. K. Duraiswamy and Dr. C. Christober Asir Rajan, "Fuzzy based Special Load Forecasting in Power Systems", EE Pub. Online article in May 11, Ref. No. ISSN-1554-4982, 2005.

  19. S.Centhur Pandian, K.Duraiswamy, C.Christober Asir Rajan, "Fuzzy Logic Approach for Solving Unit Commitment Problem in Utility System", Journal of CPRI, INDIA, Vol. II, No. 2, pp. 117-127, 2005.

  20. S.Centhur Pandian, K.Duraiswamy, C.Christober Asir Rajan, "Short Term Load Forecasting for Utility System Using Fuzzy Logic Approach" Journal of Computer Science, INDIA, Vol. 1, No. 1, pp. 23-29, 2005.


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National Conferences:
  1. G. T. Sundar Rajan and C. Christober Asir Rajan, "Implementation of a high-efficiency ac / dc converter with quasi-active power factor correction" National Conference on Computational Intelligence in Power Apparatus and Systems (CIPS 2012), SRM University, pp. 1 - 4, April 18th to 20th, 2012.

  2. G. T. Sundar Rajan and C. Christober Asir Rajan, "Implementation of the interline power flow controller in multiline distribution system to improve the power quality" National Conference on Trends in Electronics, Instrumentation, Embedded System & Automation (TRENDS'12), Karunya University, pp. 22 - 27, March 30 to 31, ISBN 978-81-907929-0-5, 2012.

  3. D.Godwin Immanuel, C. Christober Asir Rajan, "A Novel Approach for Optimal Reactive Power and Voltage Control using Genetic Algorithm", National Conference conducted by Sri Chandrasekharendra Saraswathi Viswa Maha Vidyalaya University Kancheepuram on December 2012.

  4. Lal Raja Singh. R, C. Christober Asir Rajan, "Comparison of Hybrid Intelligent Techniques based on PSO-ANN and PSO-GA to Solve Unit Commitment Problem" National Conference on Computational Intelligence in Electrical and Electronics Engineering, Vol.2, pp. 142-149, Organized by Department of Electrical and Electronics Engineering, Sathyabama University, Chennai, on 1st and 2nd March 2012.

  5. D.Godwin Immanuel, C. Christober Asir Rajan, "A Fuzzy based Voltage/Reactive power control for Voltage Profile Improvement of Power System", National Conference conducted by B.S. Abdur Rahman University Chennai, April 2011.

  6. Lal Raja Singh.R, C Christober Asir Rajan, "An Improved Evolutionary Programming for Proficient Solving of Unit Commitment Problem" National Conference on Modelling, Simulation, Design And Experimental Study Of Electrical Systems organised by BSA University Chennai on 11th April 2011.

  7. Nimain Charan Nayak, C. Christober Asir Rajan, "Hydro-Thermal Commitment Scheduling by Tabu Search Method with Cooling - Banking Constraints", proceedings of the National Conference on Swarm, Evolutionary and Memetic Computing (MOSDES 2011), pp. 78-87, April 2011, BSAR University, Chennai, April 2011.

  8. C.N.Ravi, C.Christober Asir Rajan, "Differential Evolution Algorithm for Solving Optimal Power Flow", MOSDES 2011, B.S. Abdur Rahman University, Chennai, India, pp. 97-100, 11th April 2011.

  9. C.N.Ravi, C.Christober Asir Rajan, "Steady State Optimal Power Flow", NEPES'11, Kalasalingam University, India, pp. 105 - 108, 18th - 19th March 2011.

  10. Lal Raja Singh.R, C Christober Asir Rajan, "Optimal Commitment Scheduling of Short Term Thermal Power System Using An Improved Particle Swarm Optimization" Procee. Of the National Conference on "Technological Advances For New Power Generating Units and For Performance Enhancements For Present Plants" organized by CPRI, Bangalore During November 18-19th, 2010.

  11. Nimain Charan Nayak, C. Christober Asir Rajan, "Hydro-Thermal Commitment Scheduling by Simulated Annealing Method with Cooling - Banking Constraints", proceedings of the National Conference on Future Challenges and Budding Intelligent techniques in Electrical and Electronics Engineering (NCEEE 10), Vol. 1, pp. 26-37, Sathyabama University, Chennai, July 2010.

  12. P.K.Dhal, C.Christober Asir Rajan, "Artificial Intelligent Control Technique Using Interline Unified Power Quality Conditioner (IUPQC)'', Proceedings of the National Conference on EPICS 2010, Vel Tech DR.RR & DR.SR Technical University, Chennai, pp. 7-13, August 2010.

  13. P.K.Dhal, C.Christober Asir Rajan, "Unified Power Quality Conditioner (UPQC) Control'', Proceedings of the National Conference on Soft Computing Techniques in Power System Operation and Control, July 2009, VIT Vellore.

  14. S.Sundhar, C.Christober Asir Rajan, "Cascaded Multilevel Converter based STATCOM using Space Vector PWM", National Conference on Computational Intelligence Techniques in Electrical Engineering, IFET College of Engineering, Villupuram, pp. 87-92, April 2009.

  15. S.Sundhar, C.Christober Asir Rajan, "Cascaded H-Bridge Converter Based STATCOM using Space Vector PWM", National Conference on Planning, Operation and Control of Interconnected Power Systems, Annamalai University, Chidambaram, pp. 136-142, March 2009.

  16. N.C.Nayak, C.Christober Asir Rajan, L.Rajaji, "Ant Colony Search Algorithm for Unit Commitment", II National Conference on Computational Intelligence in Power Apparatus and Systems (CIPS-2008), S.R.M.University, Chennai, April 18-19, , pp 2-32, 2008.

  17. D.Leena Earnestine, C.Christober Asir Rajan, "Optimal Modulation Strategy for STATCOM using Swapping Technique", National Conference on PEDECS-08, Annamalai University, Chidambaram, pp. 126, March 2008.

  18. B.Deepa, C.Christober Asir Rajan, "Gate Controlled Series Capacitor (GCSC) for Sub-synchronous Resonance mitigation", National Conference on PEDECS-08, Annamalai University, Chidambaram, pp. 120, March 2008.

  19. C.Christober Asir Rajan, R.Rangarajan, A.Venkadesan, V.Indumathi, "A Combined Method using Evolutionary Programming and Particle Swarm Optimization for Solving the Economic Dispatch in a Thermal Power System" Proceedings of National Conference on "Electrical Systems and Control Technologies (ESCT 2007)", NIT, Calicut, May 2007.

  20. C.Christober Asir Rajan, R.Rangarajan, A.Venkadesan, V.Indumathi, "To Solve Economic Load Dispatch Using Locally Mutated Particle Swarm Optimization Technique", National Conference on INCOT - 07, Karunya University, Coimbatore, March 2007.

  21. C.Christober Asir Rajan, R.Rangarajan, A.Venkadesan, V.Indumathi, "A double Distribution Based AI Technique to Solve Economic Load Dispatch Problem", National Conference on ECS 2007, Annamalai University, Annamalai Nagar, Chidambaram, vol.1, pp. 35-40, 2007.

  22. C.Christober Asir Rajan, S.Sudha, T.Jehanathan, M.Eezha Prabhakara, "Combined Distribution Based Evolutionary Programming Method for Solving the Unit Commitment Problem", National Conference on ETPS, K.L.N.C.E., Madurai, pp. 70-75, 2007.

  23. C.Christober Asir Rajan, R.Rangarajan, A.Venkadesan, V.Indumathi, "A Precise Evolutionary Programming Method for Solving Economic Load Dispatch Problem in a Thermal Power System", National Conference on ETPS, K.L.N.C.E., Madurai, pp. 65-69, 2007.

  24. C.Christober Asir Rajan, A.Umapathy, "Monitoring and Diagnosis of the Induction Motor Operating Conditions Using Artificial Intelligent Techniques", National Conference on RTEIT, COE, Kopargaon, pp. 288-293, 2006.

  25. C.Christober Asir Rajan, A.Subramanian "Estimation of Feedback Signals in Direct Field Oriented Vector Control of Induction Motor Using Neural Network" National Conference on MEPPCON - 06, MEPCO, Virudhunagar, 2006.

  26. C.Christober Asir Rajan, Kandan.R, Sujesh.S, Vasanth Prabu.E and Vasanth.V "An Evolutionary Programming Method for Solving the Unit Commitment Problem in a Hydro-Thermal Power System" National Conference on MEPPCON - 06, MEPCO, Virudhunagar, pp. 36-42, 2006.

  27. C.Christober Asir Rajan, Deepak.R, Ganeshraj.S, Avinash.G, Mohammed@Gouse.B, "An Evolutionary Programming Method for Solving the Economic Dispatch Problem in a Thermal Power System", National Conference on MEPPCON - 06, MEPCO, Virudhunagar, pp. 63-67, 2006.

  28. C.Christober Asir Rajan, Avinash.G, Deepak.R, Ganeshraj.S, Mohammed@Gouse.B, "An Evolutionary Programming Based Tabu Search Method for Solving the Economic Dispatch Problem in a Thermal Power System", National Conference on Recent Advancements in Operation and Control of Large Scale Power Systems, Annamalai University, Annamalai Nagar, Chidambaram, vol.1, pp. 125-132, 2006.

  29. C.Christober Asir Rajan, R.Kandan, S.Sujesh, V.Vasanth and E.Vasanth Prabu, "Tabu Search Embedded Evolutionary Programming Method for Short-Term Hydrothermal Unit Commitment Problem", National Conference on Recent Advancements in Operation and Control of Large Scale Power Systems, Annamalai University, Annamalai Nagar, Chidambaram, vol.1, pp. 173-180, 2006.

  30. C.Christober Asir Rajan, Avinash.G, Deepak.R, Ganeshraj.S, Mohammed@Gouse.B, "Tabu Search Method for solving the Economic Dispatch Problem in a Thermal Power System", National Conference on CIPAS, SRM University, Kattankulathur, Tamil Nadu, vol.1, pp. 105-109, 2006.

  31. C.Christober Asir Rajan, R.Kandan, S.Sujesh, V.Vasanth and E.Vasanth Prabu, "Tabu Search Method for solving the Unit Commitment Problem in Hydrothermal Power System", National Conference on CIPAS, SRM University, Kattankulathur, Tamil Nadu, vol.1, pp. 29-36, 2006.

  32. C.Christober Asir Rajan, A.Umapathy, "A Pattern Recognition Approach for Monitoring and Diagnosing the Induction Motor Operational Conditions using Neural Networks", Second National Conference on Control Instrumentation System, M.I.T., Manipal, pp. 100-105, 2005.

  33. C.Christober Asir Rajan, S.Shajan Meera, S.Lourdu Xavier, K.Vijayaraman, "New Approach in Solving Hydro-Thermal Unit Commitment Problem Through A Refined EP Algorithm" National Conference on Electrical Engineering Developments, G.I.T.M., Andhra Pradesh, pp. 13, 2005.

  34. C.Christober Asir Rajan, S.Lourdu Xavier, K.Vijayaraman, S.Ram Sankar, "EPSA Based Approach to Solve Unit Commitment Problem In Hydrothermal Power System" National Conference on Soft Computing Techniques Applied to Power System Engineering, Annamalai University, Chidambaram, pp.253-260, 2005.

  35. C.Christober Asir Rajan, M.Sridharan, S.Shajan Meera, S.Ram Sankar, "SA Based Approach to Solve Unit Commitment Problem in Hydro Thermal Power System", National Conference on NCAEE, B.I.H.E.R., Chennai, pp.268-274, 2005.

  36. C.Christober Asir Rajan, R.Chandrasekar, S.Kalivaradhan, T.Suchitra, "Evolutionary Programming Based Simulated Annealing Method to solve Economic Load Dispatch Problem in a Large Power System", National Conference on Soft Computing Techniques Applied to Power System Engineering, Annamalai University, Chidambaram, pp.245-252, 2005.

  37. C.Christober Asir Rajan, R.Chandrasekar, T.Suchitra, N.Mageswari, "Evolutionary Programming Technique to Solve the Economic Load Dispatch Problem in a Large Power System", National Conference on the NCEIS, G.C.T., Coimbatore, pp.22-27, 2005.

  38. C.Christober Asir Rajan, A.Subramanian, "Estimation of Feedback Signals in Direct Field Oriented Control of Induction Motor Using Neural Network", National Conference on Intelligent Computing in Communication & Automation, A.K.C.E., Krishnankoil, pp.343-348, 2005.

  39. C.Christober Asir Rajan, A.Umapathy, "Monitoring and Diagnosis of Induction Motor Operating Conditions Using Fuzzy Logic and Neuro-Fuzzy Technique", National Conference on Intelligent Computing in Communication & Automation, A.K.C.E., Krishnankoil, pp.353-357, 2005.

  40. C.Christober Asir Rajan, P.Geethanjali, "Identification and control of PMBLDC Motor using Neural Network", National Conference on Intelligent Computing in Communication & Automation, A.K.C.E., Krishnankoil, pp.349-352, 2005.

  41. C.Christober Asir Rajan, "Genetic Algorithm Based Tabu Search Method for Solving Unit Commitment Problem", IEE National Conference on PEPEM'05, T.I.E.T., Punjab, pp. 330-337, January 2005.

  42. C.Christober Asir Rajan,A.Umapathy, "Monitoring and Diagnosis of Induction Motor Operating Conditions using Artificial Intelligent Techniques", National Conference on RAE'04, JNTU, Ananthapur, pp. 223-226, December 2004.

  43. C.Christober Asir Rajan, A.Umapathy, "Monitoring and Diagnosis of Induction Motor Operating Conditions using Fuzzy Logic and Adaptive Neuro-Fuzzy Intelligent Techniques", National Conference on RAGAME'04, SMVEC, Pondicherry, pp. 223-226, November 2004.

  44. C.Christober Asir Rajan, "Genetic Algorithm Method Of Solving The Unit Commitment Problem With Cooling-Banking Constraints" IEEE Annual Conference, IISC, Bangalore, November 2004.

  45. C.Christober Asir Rajan, "An Evolutionary Programming Based Simulated Annealing Method for Unit Commitment Problem with Cooling - Banking Constraints", IEEE ACE National Conference & Exhibition, INDICON 2004, I.I.T., Kharagpur, pp. 435-440, December 2004.

  46. C.Christober Asir Rajan, "Optimization Method for Reactive Power Planning Using a Modified Genetic Algorithm", First National Control, Instrumentation Systems Conference (CISCON2004), MIT, Manipal, pp. 38-42, November 2004.

  47. C.Christober Asir Rajan, M.R.Mohan, "Neural Based Simulated Annealing Method For Solving Unit Commitment Problem in Utility System", 13th National Power System Conference, I.I.T., Chennai, pp. 487-493, December 2004

  48. C.Christober Asir Rajan, "Evaluation of Fuzzy Lagrangian Relaxation Method For A Large Thermal Unit Commitment Problem" National Conference on Trends of Computational Techniques in Engineering, Longowal, S.L.I.E.T., Punjab, pp. 147-150, October 2004.

  49. C.Christober Asir Rajan, Harikrishnan, Govindarajan, "Whether Sensitive Peak Load Forecaster and Probabilistic Power System Failure Indicator by Genetic Algorithm Based Neural Network" National Conference on Trends of Computational Techniques in Engineering, Longowal, S.L.I.E.T., Punjab, pp. 175-177, October 2004.

  50. C.Christober Asir Rajan, "Electrical Peak Load Forecasting using Genetic Algorithm Trained Neural Network" Proceedings of RTCS 2004, Punjab, May 2004.

  51. C.Christober Asir Rajan, "Evolutionary Programming Method of Solving the Unit Commitment Problem with Cooling and Banking Constraints" Proceedings of RTCS 2004, Punjab, May 2004.

  52. C.Christober Asir Rajan, P.Geethanjali, "Fuzzy controller for brush less DC motor drives", proceedings of National Conference on Application Of Emerging Technologies, Hosur, May 2004.

  53. C.Christober Asir Rajan, "Evolutionary Programming Method of Solving the Unit Commitment Problem with Combined Mutation Operators", proceedings of National Conference on Application Of Emerging Technologies, A.C.E.T., Hosur, May 2004.

  54. C.Christober Asir Rajan, M.R.Mohan, "Improved Simulated Annealing Method for Solving Unit Commitment Problem" Proceedings of National Seminar on ETPSOC, Visakhapatnam, pp. 85-90, December 2003.

  55. C.Christober Asir Rajan, P.Geethanjali, "Neural Network Controller for Brush less D.C.Motor Drives", IEEE Annual Convention on ACE, Pune, December 2003.

  56. C.Christober Asir Rajan, "Simulation Of Power Systems With Facts Devices Using Line Flow Based Power Flow Algorithm", National Conference on "Power Electronics", NPEC 2003, I.I.T., Mumbai, pp. 60-64, October 2003.

  57. C.Christober Asir Rajan, "Network Reconfiguration in Distribution Systems for Loss Minimum by Tabu Search", National Conference on "CONCOURSE 2003", V.E.C., Chennai, pp. 145-149, September 2003.

  58. C.Christober Asir Rajan, "Multi-Agent Model for Power Substation Restoration", National Conference on "Emerging Trends in Engineering, Technology and Management", A.C.E.T., Hosur, September 2003.

  59. C.Christober Asir Rajan, "Analysis Of Power Systems With Facts Devices Using Line Flow Based Power Flow Algorithm", National Conference on "Emerging Trends in Engineering, Technology and Management", A.C.E.T., Hosur, September 2003.

  60. C.Christober Asir Rajan, M.R.Mohan, K.Manivannan, "Evaluation of Fuzzy Dynamic Programming Method For A Large Thermal Unit Commitment Problem", Proceedings of 12th National Power Systems Conference 2002, I.I.T., Kharagpur, Vol. 2, pp.768-771, December 2002.

  61. C.Christober Asir Rajan, M.R.Mohan, "Refined Evolutionary Programming Method To Solve The Unit Commitment Problem", Proceedings of IEEE ACE, IEEE Kolkatta and Jadavpur University, Kolkatta, pp. 414-417, December 2002.

  62. C.Christober Asir Rajan, M.R.Mohan, "Neural Based Simulated Annealing Method For Solving Unit Commitment Problem", Proceedings of IEEE ACE 2002, IEEE Kolkatta and Jadavpur University, Kolkatta, pp. 409-413, December 2002.

  63. C.Christober Asir Rajan, "Computer Aided Analysis of Peak Load Management during Power System Emergencies", National Conference on "Advanced Lighting Concepts towards Energy Conservation", M.I.T., Manipal, Vol. 1, pp.163-176, March 2001.

  64. C.Christober Asir Rajan, "Power Generation from Our Foot Pressure in Lighting Energy Conservation", National Conference on "Advanced Lighting Concepts towards Energy Conservation", M.I.T., Manipal, Vol. 1, pp.97-102, March 2001.

  65. C.Christober Asir Rajan, M.R.Mohan, K.Manivannan, "Genetic Algorithm Solution to Unit Commitment Problem", Proceedings of the National Conference on NICE 2001, IETE Cochin Center, pp.76-87, February 2001.

  66. C.Christober Asir Rajan, "Artificial Neural Networks For Capacitor Control Problem in Power Distribution Networks", National Conference on "Fuzzy Logic and Neural Networks Applications in Electrical Engineering", N.I.T., Warangal, Vol. 1, pp. 37-42, September 1999.

  67. C.Christober Asir Rajan, "Expert System for Power System Restoration in the Large Transmission Network", 14th National Convention on of Electrical Engineers on "Modern Trends in the Transmission Lines", I.I.T., Kanpur, Vol. 1, pp. 180-189, December 1998.

  68. C.Christober Asir Rajan, "A Knowledge - Based Approach to Voltage Control Problem", 14th National Convention on of Electrical Engineers on "Modern Trends in the Transmission Lines", I.I.T., Kanpur, Vol. 1, pp. 167-179, December 1998.

  69. C.Christober Asir Rajan, "A Rule Based Expert System for Power System Security Assessment ", IE All India Conference on "Electrical Energy System Management - Indian Scenario", I.I.T., Roorkee, Vol. 1, pp. 116-121, September 1998.

  70. C.Christober Asir Rajan, "Computer Aided Analysis of Transmission System Reliability through Mathematical Programming", National Conference on "Trends and challenges in Large Interconnected Power Systems", N.I.T., Warangal, Vol. 1, pp. 1.1 - 1.8, February 1998.

  71. C.Christober Asir Rajan, "Hybrid Systems - A Necessity of Renewable Sources of Energy", National Seminar on "Energy For Better Tomorrow - Renewable and Non - Renewable Energy Sources", Ramtek, Vol. 1, pp.379-382, December 1997.

  72. C.Christober Asir Rajan, "Stand - Alone Wind - Solar Integrated Power Generations Systems", National Conference on "Applications of Solar Energy - Recent Developments", Thiruvananthapuram, Vol. 1, pp. 18-21, November, 1997.


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International Conferences:
  1. Y.Mohamed Shuaib, M. Surya kalavathi and C.Christober Asir Rajan, "Optimal Capacitor Placement in Radial Distribution System using Group Search Algorithm" was presented in International conference on Electrical, Communication and Computing (ICECC- 2014) at Tagore Engineering College, Chennai- 600 127, during December 13-14, 2014.

  2. M.Megala and Christober Asir Rajan, C., "Design of Fuzzy Logic Power System Stabilizer in Multi-machine Power System", Second International Conference on Frontiers in Intelligent Computing: Theory and Applications (FICTA-2013), pp. 49-53, Switzerland 2014.

  3. R.Selvarasu, C.Christober Asir Rajan, M.Surya Kalavathi, "Self Adaptive Firefly Algorithm based Transmission Loss Minimization Algorithm for SVC Placement", International Conference on Human Computer Interactions (ICHCI'2013), Savitha University, Chennai, 2013.

  4. R.Selvarasu, C.Christober Asir Rajan, "Self Adaptive Firefly Algorithm based Transmission Loss Minimization using TCSC" International Conference on Advanced Nano Materials & Emerging Engineering Technologies, Sathyabama University, Chennai, July 2013.

  5. P Bakkiavathi and Christober Asir Rajan, C., "Performance of magnetic energy recovery switch as a series FACTS controller", 2013 International Conference on Power, Energy and Control (ICPEC), Dindigul, pp. 92-97, February 2013.

  6. Giftson Samuel, G. and Christober Asir Rajan, C. "A Modified Shuffled Frog Leaping Algorithm for Long-term Generation Maintenance Scheduling", Proc of International conference on Soft Computing for Problem Solving, IIT, Roorkee, India, December 2013.

  7. Giftson Samuel, G. and Christober Asir Rajan, C. "Hybrid Particle Swarm Optimization - Genetic Algorithm and Particle Swarm Optimization - Evolutionary Programming for Long-term Generation Maintenance Scheduling", Proc of IEEE International conference on Renewable Energy and Sustainable Energy, Karunya University, Coimbatore, India, pp. 588-594 December, 2013.

  8. Giftson Samuel, G. and Christober Asir Rajan, C. "Long - Term Generation Maintenance Scheduling to Enhance the Grid Reliability using Particle Swarm Optimization", Proc of IEEE International conference on Research and Development Prospects on Engineering and Technology, E. G. S. Pillay Engineering College, Nagapattinam, India, pp. 590-594, March 2013.

  9. Jebaraj, L., Sriram, K., Christober Asir Rajan, C., "Comparison Between Two Different Combinations of FACTS Devices in Voltage Stability Limit Enhancement and Real Power Loss Minimization through Shuffled Frog Leaping Algorithm Under Single Line Outage Contingency Condition", IEEE International Conference on Advanced Computing and Communication Systems (ICACCS'13), Coimbatore, India, 2013.

  10. Jebaraj, L., Muralalikrishnan, N., Christober Asir Rajan, C., "DE Algorithm Based Comparison Between Two Different Combinations of FACTS devices under Single Line Outage Contingency Condition", IEEE International Conference on Intelligent Systems and Control (ISCO'2013), Coimbatore, India, pp. 158-165, 2013.

  11. C.N.Ravi and C.Christober Asir Rajan, "Differential Evolution technique to solve Combined Economic Emission Dispatch", 3rd International Conference on Electronics, Biomedical Engineering and its Applications (ICEBEA'2013) January 26-27, Hong Kong (China), 2013.

  12. G. T. Sundar Rajan and C. Christober Asir Rajan, "Closed loop control of diode rectifier with power factor correction at input stage for DC drive application" 3rd International Conference on Electrical, Computer, Electronics & Biomedical Engineering (ICECEBE'2013), pp. 180 - 184, April 29-30, 2013 Singapore. ISBN : 978-93-8224228-4, 2013

  13. P.K.Dhal, C.Christober Asir Rajan, "Elimination of Selective Harmonics in a Multilevel Inverter'', Proceedings of the IEEE-International conference on intelligent systems and control-ISCO, Coimbatore, pp. 20-25, January 2013.

  14. S.Padmini, C.Christober Asir Rajan, Subhronil Chaudhuri, Arkita Chakraborti, "Optimal Scheduling of Short Term Hydrothermal Coordination for an Indian Utility System Using Genetic Algorithm", Proceedings of the International Conference on Frontiers of Intelligent Computing: Theory and Applications (FICTA) Advances in Intelligent Systems and Computing, Vol.1, pp 453-459, December 2013.

  15. R Prathiba and Christober Asir Rajan, C., "Estimation of available transfer capability using soft computing techniques", IET Chennai 3rd International on Sustainable Energy and Intelligent Systems (SEISCON 2012), Tiruchencode, pp. 1-6, December 2012.

  16. Giftson Samuel, G. and Christober Asir Rajan, C. "A Modified Genetic Approach to Long Term Generation Maintenance Scheduling to Enhance the Grid Reliability of the Units", Proc of IEEE International conference on Advances in Engineering, Science and Management, E. G. S. Pillay Engineering College, Nagapattinam, India, pp. 789-793, March 2012.

  17. C.N. Ravi, C. Christober Asir Rajan, "A comparative analysis of Differential Evolution and Genetic Algorithm for solving Optimal Power Flow", IEEE International conference PICONF2012, Deenabandhu Chhotu Ram University of Science & Technology, Haryana, India, pp. 1 - 6, 19th - 22nd December, 2012.

  18. P.K.Dhal, C.Christober Asir Rajan, "Transient Stability Improvement using Hybrid Controller Design for STATCOM'', Proceedings of the IEEE-International conference on Electronics Computer Technology (ICECT), Kanyakumari, pp. 405-410, April 2012.
  19. T Kokilavani, G Selvakumar, C.Christober Asir Rajan, "A ZVS bidirectional dc-dc converter phase shifted SPWM control for hybrid electric and fuel cell automotive application", Proceedings of the IEEE-International conference on Advances in Engineering Science and Management (ICAESM), Nagapattinam, pp. 700-703, March 2012.

  20. S Vidyasagar, C.Christober Asir Rajan, "An improved power flow simulation for distribution system", Proceedings of the IEEE-International conference on Advances in Engineering Science and Management (ICAESM), Nagapattinam, pp. 810-812, March 2012.

  21. K. Dhayalini, S. Sathiyamoorthy, C.Christober Asir Rajan, "Genetic algorithm solution to coordinate the wind and thermal generation dispatch", Proceedings of the IEEE-International conference on Advances in Engineering Science and Management (ICAESM), Nagapattinam, pp. 326-331, March 2012.

  22. K.Ramya, C.Christober Asir Rajan, "Analysis and regulation of system parameters using DPFC", Proceedings of the IEEE-International conference on Advances in Engineering Science and Management (ICAESM), Nagapattinam, pp. 505-509, March 2012.

  23. V.Illavarasi, C.Christober Asir Rajan, "Power quality improvement in grid connected system using four leg VSI", Proceedings of the IEEE-International conference on Advances in Engineering Science and Management (ICAESM), Nagapattinam, pp. 540-546, March 2012.

  24. P.Jamuna, C.Christober Asir Rajan, "MSPWM & MTPWM techniques for asymmetric H-bridge multilevel inverter", Proceedings of the IEEE-International conference on Advances in Engineering Science and Management (ICAESM), Nagapattinam, pp. 501-504, March 2012.

  25. P.K.Dhal, C.Christober Asir Rajan, "Transient Stability Improvement using Neuro-Fuzzy Controller Design for STATCOM'', Proceedings of the IEEE-International conference on Advances in Engineering Science and Management (ICAESM), Nagapattinam, pp. 736-741, March 2012.

  26. Lal Raja Singh. R, C. Christober Asir Rajan, "Comparison of Hybrid Intelligent Techniques to Solve Unit Commitment Problem With Cooling-Banking Constraints" 2012 4th International Conference on Electronics Computer Technology, Kanyakumari, India. pp.495-499, April 6-8, 2012.

  27. Nimain Charan Nayak and C. Christober Asir Rajan, "Hydro-Thermal Scheduling by Evolutionary Programming Method With Cooling - Banking Constraints" proceedings of the "International Conference on Electronics Computer Technology (ICECT 12) IEEE'" pp 385-389, 6-8-, Kanyakumari, India, 2012.

  28. Nimain Charan Nayak and C. Christober Asir Rajan, "Hydro-Thermal Scheduling by a Hybrid Evolutionary Programming - Tabu Search Method with Cooling - Banking Constraints" proceedings of the "International Conference on Computing, Electronics and Electrical Technologies (ICCEET 2011) 'IEEE' " pp 98-103.,21 - 22, Noorul Islam University, Nagercoil, India, 2012.

  29. G. T. Sundar Rajan and C. Christober Asir Rajan, "Input stage improved power factor of three phase diode rectifier using hybrid unidirectional rectifier", International conference on Nanoscience, Engineering and Technology - ICONSET - 2011, Sathyabama Uiversity, pp. 697 - 682, November 28 to 30, Chennai. ISBN : 978-1-4673-0072-8, November 2011.

  30. A.Amudha, C.Christober Asir Rajan, "Effect Of Reserve in Profit Based unit commitment using Worst Fit Algorithm", Proceedings of International Conference on PACC 2011, C.I.T., Coimbatore, pp.1 -7, 2011.

  31. A.Amudha, C.Christober Asir Rajan, "On Line Application of profit based unit commitment using Hybrid algorithms of memory management Algorithm', Proceedings of the International Conference on ICCRC 2011, New Delhi, India, Vol. 2, pp.404- 408, 2011.

  32. Nimain Charan Nayak and C. Christober Asir Rajan, "Solution to Hydro-Thermal Commitment Scheduling in a Power System by Simulated Annealing Method" proceedings of the "International Conference on Industrial Application on Soft Computing Technique (IIASCT- 2011)" pp 348 - 358., 20 - 22, Eastern Academy of Science and Technology, Bhubaneswar, India, 2011.

  33. S.Selvaperumal and C.Christober Asir Rajan, "Design and experimental investigation of a full bridge series-parallel resonant inverter" Proceedings of the International Conference on Electronics and Computer Technology, Kanyakumari, IEEE Press, pp-132-136, 2011.

  34. C.Christober Asir Rajan, Ramya.K, "Design of STATCOM with LCL filter ", Proceedings of the International Conference on Control Instrumentation and System, CISCON-11, MIT, Manipal, pp 363-366, 3-6 Nov 2011.

  35. C.Christober Asir Rajan, Ilavarasi.V, "Power Quality Improvement using Four Leg VSI ", Proceedings of the International Conference on Control Instrumentation and System, CISCON-11, MIT, Manipal, pp 358-362, 3-6 Nov 2011.

  36. S.Padmini, Christober Asir Rajan and Pallavi Murthy, "Application of Improved PSO Technique for Short Term Hydrothermal Generation Scheduling of Power System", Joint International Conference on Swarm Evolutionary and Memetic Computing(SEMCCO-2011),Anil Nerrukonda Institute of Technology and Sciences ( ANITS) Vishakapatnam, Vol. 2, pp. 176-182, December 2011.

  37. K. Venkatesan, C.Christober Asir Rajan, "A simulated Annealing method for solving Multi Area Unit commitment problem in Deregulated Environment", IEEE PES 2011-India, Kollam, Kerala, page 37-38, December 2011.

  38. Y.Mohamed Shuaib, C.Christober Asir Rajan, "Loss Minimization in Radial Distribution System Using Heuristic Reconfiguration and Capacitor Sizing by Differential Evolution and Real Coded-Genetic Algorithm", International Conference on Advances in Energy Research (ICAER-2011), IIT Bombay, Mumbai, pp.76, December, 2011.

  39. P.K.Dhal, C.Christober Asir Rajan, "Neural Controller Design for STATCOM using Lyapunov Function Improving Stability'', Proceedings of the International Conference on Stochastic Modeling and Simulation (ICSMS), Vel Tech DR.RR&DR.SR Technical University, Chennai, pp. 93-98, December 2011.

  40. P.K.Dhal, C.Christober Asir Rajan, "Transient Stability Improvement using Neural Controller Design for STATCOM'', proceedings of the International conference on Innovative Smart Grid Technologies (ISGT), IEEE PES, Kollam, December 2011.

  41. G. T. sundar Rajan and C.Christober Asir Rajan, "Input Stage Improved Power Factor of Three Phase Diode Rectifier using Hybrid Unidirectional Rectifier", International Conference on Nano science, Engineering and Technology - ICONSET - 2011, Sathyabama University, Vol. 1, pp. 679-682, November, 2011.

  42. Lal Raja Singh.R, C Christober Asir Rajan, "A Hybrid Approach Based on PSO and EP for Proficient Solving of Unit Commitment Problem", International Conference and Utility Exhibition 2011 (ICUE 2011) on Power and Energy Systems: Issues and Prospects for Asia, Thailand, Vol.1, No.1, pp. , Thailand, September 2011.

  43. P.K.Dhal, C.Christober Asir Rajan, "Fuzzy Controller Based Design to Improve Transient Stability for STATCOM'', proceedings of the International conference on Industrial Applications of Soft Computing Techniques (IIASCT), EAST, Bhubaneswar, Vol: 1 pp 57-62, August 2011.

  44. S.Padmini, Christober Asir Rajan, "Improved PSO for Short term Hydrothermal Scheduling" IET UK and Dr.MGR University Second International Conference on Sustainable Energy and Intelligent System (SEISCON 2011),Dr. M.G.R. University, Chennai, Vol. 2, pp.322-324, July 2011.

  45. Y.Mohamed Shuaib, C.Christober Asir Rajan, "Capacitor Sizing and Placement on Radial Distribution System Using Queen Bee Assisted Genetic Algorithm", Proceedings of International conference on Process Automation, Control and Computing (PACC-2011), CIT, Coimbatore, pp.19, July,2011.

  46. R.Bharathi, C.Christober Asir Rajan, "An Advanced FACTS Controller for Power Flow Management in Transmission System Using IPFC", IEEE Proceedings of International conference on Process Automation, Control and Computing (PACC-2011), CIT, Coimbatore, pp.1-6, July 2011.

  47. K.Venkatesan, C.Christober Asir Rajan, "A simulated Annealing method for solving Multi Area Unit commitment problem", IEEE Proceedings of International conference on Process Automation, Control and Computing (PACC-2011), CIT, Coimbatore, July 2011.

  48. S.Selvaperumal and C.Christober Asir Rajan, "Design and Experimental Investigation of a Full Bridge Series - Parallel Resonant Inverter", IETE Trivandrum, Vol. 1, No. 1, p. 132-137, Trivandrum, April 2011.

  49. Nimain Charan Nayak, C. Christober Asir Rajan, "Hydro-Thermal Commitment Scheduling by Tabu Search Method with Cooling - Banking Constraints", proceedings of the International Conference on Swarm, Evolutionary and Memetic Computing (SEMCCO 2010), National college of Engineering, Tirunelveli, Vol. 1, pp. 180-187, March 2011.

  50. S.Selvaperumal and C.Christober Asir Rajan, "Harmonic Investigation and simulation of full bridge LCL Resonant Converter", Proceedings of International Conference on Control, Robotics and Cybernatics (ICCRC 2011), IEEE, New Delhi, Vol. 1, No. 1, pp 422-426, New Delhi, March 2011.

  51. P.K.Dhal, C.Christober Asir Rajan, "Sub-Synchronous Resonance Analysis in Flexible AC Transmission (FACTS) System by Using Time-Frequency Domain Technique'', Proceeding of the International Conference on Smart Technologies for Materials, Communication, Controls, Computing and Energy (ICST), Vel Tech DR.RR& DR.SR Technical University, Chennai, Vol: 1, pp 560-563, January 2011.

  52. Nimain Charan Nayak, C. Christober Asir Rajan, "Hydro-Thermal Commitment Scheduling by Simulated Annealing Method", proceedings of the International Conference on Energy Optimization and Control (ICEOC 2010), 28-30, Govt. College of Engineering, Aurangabad , December 2010.

  53. Nimain Charan Nayak and C. Christober Asir Rajan, "Hydro-Thermal Scheduling by Tabu Search Method with Cooling-Banking Constraints", Proceedings of International Conference on Swarm, Evolutionary and Memetic Computing (SEMCCO 2010), SRM University, Vol. 1, No. 1, LNCS 6466, pp. 739-752, Chennai, December 2010.

  54. R.Kiruthiga and C. Christober Asir Rajan, "High Efficient Voltage Regulator Module for Processor of Laptop Computers", Proceedings of International Conference on Power, Control and Embedded Systems (ICPCES-2010), College of Engineering, Guindy, Anna University, Vol. 1, No. 1, pp. 473-479, Chennai, December 2010.

  55. Srinivasan Korepu and C. Christober Asir Rajan, "Optimal Power Flow with Multi-Type of FACTS Devices by Tabu Search Approach", Proceedings of International Conference on Power, Control and Embedded Systems (ICPCES-2010), College of Engineering, Guindy, Anna University, Vol. 1, No. 1, pp. 122-127, Chennai, December 2010.

  56. Nimain Charan Nayak and C. Christober Asir Rajan, "Hydro-Thermal Scheduling by a Hybrid Evolutionary Programming - Simulated Annealing Method with Cooling-Banking Constraints", Proceedings of International Conference on Power, Control and Embedded Systems (ICPCES-2010), College of Engineering, Guindy, Anna University, Vol. 1, No. 1, pp. 12-20, Chennai, December 2010.

  57. G.Giftson Samuel and C. Christober Asir Rajan, "Optimum Long-Term Generation Maintenance Scheduling to Enhance the Grid Reliability using Genetic Algorithm", Proceedings of International Conference on Power, Control and Embedded Systems (ICPCES-2010), College of Engineering, Guindy, Anna University, Vol. 1, No. 1, pp. 7-11, Chennai, December 2010.

  58. A.Amudha and C. Christober Asir Rajan, "Real Time Application of Profit Based Unit Commitment using Memory Management System", Proceedings of International Conference on Power, Control and Embedded Systems (ICPCES-2010), College of Engineering, Guindy, Anna University, Vol. 1, No. 1, pp. 1-6,Chennai, December 2010.

  59. Nimain Charan Nayak and C. Christober Asir Rajan, "Hydro-Thermal Scheduling by a Hybrid Evolutionary Programming-Simulated Annealing Method in a Large Power System", Proceedings of International Conference on Modeling, Optimization and Computing (ICMOC 2010), NIT Durgapur, AIP Conference Proceedings Volume 1298, pp. 459-466, West Bengal, October 2010.

  60. C.Christober Asir Rajan, "Genetic Algorithm Based Simulated Annealing Method for Solving Unit Commitment Problem in Utility System", Proceedings of International Conference on Modeling, Optimization and Computing (ICMOC 2010), NIT Durgapur, AIP Conference Proceedings Volume 1298, pp. 677-684, West Bengal, October 2010.

  61. S Muralidharan, C.Christober Asir Rajan, "Design, simulation and analysis of neural controller based Series resonant converter", 2nd International Conference on Mechanical and Electrical Technology (ICMET), pp. 144-147, Singapore, September 2010.

  62. S.Selvaperumal, C.Christober Asir Rajan, "Embedded Control of LCC Resonant Converter Analysis, Design, Simulation and Experimental Results", IACSIT and IEEE International Conference on Mechanical and Electrical Technology (ICMET 2010), Singapore, pp. 94-98, September 2010.

  63. Lal Raja Singh.R, C Christober Asir Rajan, "A Hybrid ANN & PSO For Proficient Solving Of Unit Commitment Problem", Proceedings of the International Conference on Electrical Power and Energy Systems (ICEPES 10), MANIT, Bhopal, Vol. 1, August, 2010.

  64. Nimain Charan Nayak, C. Christober Asir Rajan, "Hydro-Thermal Scheduling by Evolutionary Programming Method in a large Power System", proceedings of the International Conference on Electrical Power and Energy System (ICEPES 10), MANIT, Bhopal, Vol. 1, pp 89-94, August 2010.

  65. C.Christober Asir Rajan, "Newton Raphson UPFC Model for the Power Flow Solution" Proceedings of International Conference on System Dynamics and Control (ICSDC2010), Manipal Institute of Technology, Manipal, pp.101, 19th -22nd, August 2010.

  66. P.K.Dhal, C.Christober Asir Rajan, "Fuzzy Logic Based Gate Controlled Series Capacitors for Power Stability'', Proceedings of the International Conference on Electrical Power and Energy Systems (ICEPES), NIT Bhopal, Vol.1, pp 452-457, August 2010.

  67. G.Giftson Samuel and C.Christober Asir Rajan, "A Novel Approach for Generation Maintenance Scheduling", Proc of International conference on Sustainable Strategies on Technology and Managements for Developing Countries, Singapore, pp 82-87, May 2010.

  68. P.K.Dhal, C.Christober Asir Rajan, '' Artificial Neural Network Harmonic Control for SVC'', International conference on VLSI, Communication, Computation and Security (ICVCCS'10), Karunya University, Coimbatore, pp- 158, April 2010.

  69. Mohamed Shuaib.Y, Abuzar Ahmed.S and C.Christober Asir Rajan, "Reconfiguration for Loss Reduction Systems By Ant Colony Search Algorithm", International Conference on Future Engineering Trends (ICFET2K10)", Saveetha School of Engineering, Saveetha University (SSE), India, pp61-67, April 29-30, 2010.

  70. G.Giftson Samuel and C.Christober Asir Rajan, "A Genetic Approach to Long-Term Generation Maintenance Scheduling to Enhance the Grid Reliability", Proc of International conference on Future Engineering Trends (ICFET 2K10), Saveetha University, India, pp 113-116, April 2010.

  71. Kiruthiga and C.Christober Asir Rajan, "Exploration of candidate VRM topologies for future microprocessors", International Conference on Future Engineering Trends (ICFET 2K10), Saveetha University , Chennai , Vol. 1, No. 1, pp. 208-213, 29-30 April, 2010.

  72. Nimain Charan Nayak and C. Christober Asir Rajan, "Hydro-Thermal Commitment Scheduling by Tabu Search Method" proceedings of the International Conference on Future Engineering Trends (ICFET 2K10), Saveetha University , Chennai, Vol. 1, pp 105-112, 29-30 April, 2010.

  73. J.Raja, C.Christober Asir Rajan," Stability Analysis and Frequency Excursion of Combined Cycle Plant Including SMES Unit", Proceedings of International Conference on CERA, IIT Roorkee, pp. 10, February 2010.

  74. J.Raja, C.Christober Asir Rajan, "Stability Analysis and Dynamic Modeling of Frequency Excursion and Temperature Control in a Combined Cycle Plant", Proceedings of 1st International Conference On Research Advances in Energy System (ICRAES'10), KSR College of Engineering, Tiruchengode, January 2010.

  75. J.Raja, C.Christober Asir Rajan, ,S.Suresh, "PSO based robust frequency control of wind-diesel power plant using BES", 2010 IEEE International Conference on Computational Intelligence and Computing Research (ICCIC), Coimbatore, pp. 1-7, December 2010.

  76. J.Raja, C.Christober Asir Rajan, "Dynamic Model of Interaction between frequency and Temperature control in a Combined Cycle Plant", Proceeding of 1st International Conference On Advances in Energy Conservation Technologies (ICAECT-2010), MIT, MANIPAL, pp. 142-143, January 2010.

  77. P.K.Dhal, C.Christober Asir Rajan, " Multilevel Optimal Control Technique for STATCOM Using Artificial Intelligence'', Proceedings of the International Conference on (CCITA'10), Coimbatore,Vol.1, No.1, pp. 59-64, January 2010.

  78. P.K.Dhal, C.Christober Asir Rajan, "Optimal Minimization of Total Harmonic Distortion and Elimination with Voltage Control for Multilevel Inverters'', Proceedings of the International Conference on (ICAECT'10), Manipal, Vol.1, No.1, pp. 130-136, January 2010.

  79. P.K.Dhal, C.Christober Asir Rajan, "Harmonics Elimination Problem in Three-Phase Voltage Controlled Inverter Using Artificial Neural Networks'', Proceedings of the International Conference on (ICRAES'10), Tiruchengode, Vol.1,No.3, pp. 75-87, January 2010.

  80. P.K.Dhal, C.Christober Asir Rajan, "Intelligent Control of Gate Controlled Series Capacitors (GCSC) for Power Stability'', Proceedings of the International Conference on EPSCICON 2010, Thrissur, Vol. 1, No.7, pp. 93, January 2010.

  81. S.Selvaperumal, C.Christober Asir Rajan, "A full bridge ZCS resonant converter analysis, design and simulation results ", International conference on sensors, security, software and intelligent systems (ISSSIS 2009) CIT, Coimbatore and UK oklahoma state university, USA, pp. PE16-PE20, 2009.

  82. Nimain Charan Nayak, C. Christober Asir Rajan, "Comparative Analysis of Unit Commitment Problem Using Fuzzy and Neuro Fuzzy Based Optimizer" proceedings of the International conference on Electrical Energy Systems& Power Electronics (ICEESPE-09), Vol. 1, pp 860-864, 16-17 April, SRM University, Chennai, 2009.

  83. S.Chitra Selvi, RP.Kumudini Devi, C.Christober Asir Rajan, "Multi-area Power Generation Dispatch using Evolutionary Algorithms", International Conference on ENVIROENERGY-09, N.I.T., Kurukshetra, Chandigarh, pp. 98, March 2009.

  84. C.Christober Asir Rajan, D.Leena Earnestine, "Intelligent Control Technique for STATCOM using Cascaded Multilevel Inverter", International Conference on ENVIROENERGY-09, N.I.T., Kurukshetra, Chandigarh, pp. 100, March 2009.

  85. K.Venkatesan, C.Christober Asir Rajan, "Ant Colony Search Algorithm for Security Constrained Unit Commitment", International Conference on ICESSTA-08, Sathyabama University, Chennai, pp. 760-766, November 2008.

  86. N.C.Nayak, C.Christober Asir Rajan, "Solution of Unit Commitment Problem using Ant Colony Search Algorithm", International Conference on ICESSTA-08, Sathyabama University, Chennai, pp. 754-759, November 2008.

  87. D.Leena Earnestine, C.Christober Asir Rajan, "Multilevel Optimum Modulation Strategy for STATCOM", International Conference on PSACO-08, Andhra University, Visakhapatnam, pp. 100-104, March 2008.

  88. B.Deepa, C.Christober Asir Rajan, "Gate Controlled Series Capacitor (GCSC) for Power Stability", International Conference on PSACO-08, Andhra University, Visakhapatnam, pp. 277-281, March 2008.

  89. C.Christober Asir Rajan, "Genetic Algorithm Based Tabu Search Method for Solving Unit Commitment Problem in Utility System", International Conference on PSACO-08, Andhra University, Visakhapatnam, pp. 841-848, March 2008.

  90. C.Christober Asir Rajan, "Neural Based Tabu Search Method for Solving Unit Commitment Problem for Utility Systems", International Conference on Advances in Energy Research (ICAER), IIT Bombay, Mumbai, pp. 834-840, December 2007.

  91. C.Christober Asir Rajan, "Genetic Algorithm Based Tabu Search Method for Solving the Unit Commitment Problem with Cooling - Banking Constraints", Proccedings of the International Conference on Modeling and Simulation (MS'07), Calcutta University, Kolkatta, December 3-5, pp. 133-137, 2007.

  92. C.Christober Asir Rajan, "An Evolutionary Programming Based Tabu Search Method for Unit Commitment Problem with Cooling - Banking Constraints" Proceedings of the 2006 IEEE Power India International Conference, New Delhi, April 10-12, 2006.

  93. C.Christober Asir Rajan, "Genetic Algorithm Based Simulated Annealing Method for Solving Unit Commitment Problem with Cooling-Banking Constraints", Proceedings of the International Conference on CERA - 2005, IIT Roorkee, Roorkee, 28th September - Ist October 2005, pp. 115-119, 2005.

  94. C.Christober Asir Rajan, M.R.Mohan, "Evolutionary Programming Based Tabu Search Method for Solving the Unit Commitment Problem in Utility System", proceedings of IEEE TENCON 2004, Thailand, November 2004.

  95. C.Christober Asir Rajan, M.R.Mohan, "Evolutionary Programming Based Simulated Annealing Method for Solving the Unit Commitment Problem", Proceedings of 36th North American Power Symposium, IEEE NAPS 2004, Idaho, Moscow, August 2004.

  96. C.Christober Asir Rajan, M.R.Mohan, "Neural Based Tabu Search Method for Solving Unit Commitment Problem in Utility System", proceedings of IEEE and INNS, Budapest, Hungary, USA, July 2004.

  97. C.Christober Asir Rajan, M.R.Mohan, "Genetic Algorithm Based Simulated Annealing Method for Solving the Unit Commitment Problem", proceedings of ICSC 2004, BARATH University, Chennai, India, pp. 66, May 2004.

  98. C.Christober Asir Rajan, M.R.Mohan, "Evolutionary Programming Based Simulated Annealing Method for Solving the Unit Commitment Problem in Utility System," proceedings of ICSC 2004, BARATH University, Chennai, India, pp. 66, May 2004.

  99. C.Christober Asir Rajan, M.R.Mohan, "An Evolutionary Programming Based Tabu Search Method for Solving Unit Commitment Problem" Proceedings of IEEE 2004 General Meeting, Denver, USA, June 2004.

  100. C.Christober Asir Rajan, M.R.Mohan, "Application of Computer Intelligence to Unit Commitment Problem", Proceedings of XI Simposium of Electrical Engineering SIE2003, Santa Clara, Cuba, USA, November 2003.

  101. C.Christober Asir Rajan, "Demand Side Management Using Expert System" IEEE International Conference on "Convergent Technologies for the Asia Pacific", IEEE TENCON 2003, IISC, Bangalore, Vol. 1, pp. 440-444, October 2003.

  102. C.Christober Asir Rajan, "State Estimation Techniques to Distribution Systems for Power Quality Control", International Conference on "Emerging Technology 2003", KIIT, Bhuvaneshwar, Vol. 1, pp.8, December 2003.

  103. C.Christober Asir Rajan, "Multiple Leverage Points Identification Utilizing Metric Projections By Zones", International Conference on "Energy and Environmental Technologies for Sustainable Development", MNIT, Jaipur, pp. 476-482, October 2003.

  104. C.Christober Asir Rajan, "Line Outage Based Voltage Instability Indicator", International Conference on "Energy and Environmental Technologies for Sustainable Development", MNIT, Jaipur, pp.10, October 2003.

  105. C.Christober Asir Rajan, "Assessment of Local Voltage Stability Using Bus Impedance and P-Q Curve Data", International Conference on "Energy and Environmental Technologies for Sustainable Development", MNIT, Jaipur, pp.10, October 2003.

  106. C.Christober Asir Rajan, M.R.Mohan, K.Manivannan, "Improved Genetic Algorithm Solution to Unit Commitment Problem" Proceedings of IEEE/PES Transmission and Distribution Conference and Exhibition 2002: Asia Pacific, Yokohama, Japan, Vol. 1, pp. 255-260, October 2002.

  107. C.Christober Asir Rajan, M.R.Mohan, K.Manivannan, "Refined Simulated Annealing Method For Solving Unit Commitment Problem" Proceedings of International Joint Conference on Neural Networks 2002, IEEE and INNS, Honolulu, Hawaii, USA, Vol. 1. pp. 333-338, May 2002.

  108. C.Christober Asir Rajan, M.R.Mohan, K.Manivannan, "Neural Based Tabu Search Method For Solving Unit Commitment Problem" Proceedings of Fifth IEE International Conference on PSMC 2002, IEE London, Savoy Palace, London, UK, pp. 180-185, April 2002.

  109. C.Christober Asir Rajan, M.R.Mohan, K.Manivannan, "Computer Aided Analysis of Thermal Generating Unit Commitment By Improved Tabu Search", Proceedings of International Conference on CERA 2002, I.I.T., Roorkee, Vol.1, pp. 497-502, February 2002.

  110. C.Christober Asir Rajan, M.R.Mohan, K.Manivannan, "Computer Aided Analysis Of Thermal Generating Unit Commitment By Tabu Search", Proceedings of International Conference on CIIC 2001, IEEE ACE 2001, IEEE Kolkatta and Calcutta University, Kolkatta, pp. 133-138, December 2001.

  111. C.Christober Asir Rajan, M.R.Mohan, K.Manivannan, "Optimum Scheduling Of Short - Term Thermal Generation Using An Annealing Neural Network" Proceedings of International Conference on CIIC 2001, IEEE ACE 2001, IEEE Kolkatta and Calcutta University, Kolkatta, pp. 101-107, December 2001.

  112. C.Christober Asir Rajan, M.R.Mohan, K.Manivannan, "GTS For Solving Unit Commitment Problem In A Large Thermal Power Plant", Proceedings of International Conference on EAIT 2001, I.I.T., Khrakpur, pp.107-112, December 2001.

  113. C.Christober Asir Rajan, M.R.Mohan, K.Manivannan, "Intelligent Techniques For Solving Unit Commitment Problem In A Large Thermal Power Plant" Proceedings of the IASTED International Conference on PES 2001, IASTED, Florida, USA, pp.362-367, November 2001.

  114. C.Christober Asir Rajan, "An Expert System for Power System Fault Diagnosis Using Fuzzy Relations", IE international Conference on "Energy Management Beyond 2000", Lucknow, Vol.1, pp.338-346, October 2000.

  115. C.Christober Asir Rajan, "Grid Management under Abnormal Condition Using Expert System", IE international Conference on "Energy Management Beyond 2000", Lucknow, Vol.1, pp.385-396, October 2000.

  116. C.Christober Asir Rajan, "An Accurate Model for Short - Term Load Forecasting Using Recursive Techniques", International Conference on Computer Applications in Electrical Engineering - Recent Advances", I.I.T., Roorkee, Vol. 1, pp. 251-256, September, 1997.


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Experience:
Professional Experience:
  1. Associate Professor of Electrical and Electronics Engineering, Puducherry (January 2009 - Till Now)
  2. Assistant Professor of Electrical and Electronics Engineering, Puducherry (January 2006 - December 2008)
  3. Senior Lecturer of Electrical and Electronics Engineering, Puducherry (January 2003 - December 2005)
  4. Lecturer of Electrical and Electronics Engineering, Puducherry (January 1998 - December 2002)
  5. Lecturer of Electrical and Electronics Engineering, Mepco Schlenk Engineering College, Sivakasi (1996 - 1998)
  6. Lecturer & Head of the Department (i/c) of Electrical and Electronics Engineering, K.L.N.College of Engineering, Madurai (1996)
  7. Teaching Associate of Electrical and Electronics Engineering, Thiagarajar Colleg of Engineering, Madurai (1995-1996)
  8. Instructor of Electrical and Electronics Engineering, Ramu-Seetha Polytechnic College, Kariapatti (1993-1994)
  9. Graduate Engineer Trainee, T.N.E.B., Virudhunagar (1992-1993)
  10. Presiding Officer, General Election to the Legislative Assembly of Puducherry 2011, Puducherry .
  11. Presiding Officer, General Election to the house of people (Lok Sabha) 2009, Puducherry Parliament Constituency.
  12. Guest Lecture given to Engineers working in Electricity Department, Pondicherry, conducted during the Energy Conservation Week, 2002.
  13. Examiner, All India Trade Test, Government ITI for Men, Government of Pondicherry, 1999.
  14. Examiner cum Interviewer, Labour Department, Recruitment of various posts for Diploma Holder, Govt. of Pondicherry, 1998.
  15. Resident Warden, P.G. Hostel, Pondicherry Engineering College, 1998-99.
  16. Member, Library Committee, Pondicherry Engineering College, 1998-99.
  17. Committee Member, Time table Committee, Pondicherry Engineering College, 1998-99
  18. Member, Campus cleaning work, Pondicherry Engg. College, 1998.
  19. Examiner, Pondicherry Engineering College, CBCS Exam, 1998 to till the date.
  20. Examiner, Pondicherry University, DDE Exam, 1998-till the date.
  21. Member, Library Committee, Pondicherry Engineering College, 1999-2000.
  22. Resident Warden, Boys Hostel - B, Pondicherry Engineering College, 1999-2000.
  23. Examiner, MCA Entrance Exam, 2000.

  24. Examiner, PGDCA Entrance Exam, 2000.
  25. Examiner, PGDPIT, Entrance Exam, IIIT-P, 2000.
  26. Executive Committee Member, Pondicherry Engineering College student's council, 2000-01.
  27. Committee Member, B.Tech Lateral Entry, 2002-03.
  28. Committee Member, Sports, Dispensary & NSS, 2002-03.
  29. < li>Examiner, GATE'03, Entrance Exam, 2003.
    • Member, Library Committee, Pondicherry Engineering College, 2003-04.
    • Member, Library Committee, Pondicherry Engineering College, 2004-05.
    • Member, Library Committee, Pondicherry Engineering College, 2005-06.
    • Convenor, DST, CSIR, PEC sponsored National Conference on "Computational Intelligence to Emerging Electric Power Systems (CIEEPS-06)" during (7-8)th September 2006.
    • Member, Library Committee, Pondicherry Engineering College, 2006-07.
    • Member, Library Committee, Pondicherry Engineering College, 2006-07.
    • Member, AICTE Projects & Grants, 2007-08.
    • Committee Member, Campus Tender Processing and Implementation Committee (CANTPIC) in Pondicherry Engineering College, 2007-08.
    • Convenor, Energy Society (Bhopal), DST (Puducherry), and PIPDIC (Puducherry) sponsored National Conference & Exhibition on "Demand Side Management Options for Energy Sustainability (DSMES-07)" on 25th October 2007.
    • Committee Member, Student Welfare and Disciplinary Action Committee during the year 2008.
    • Coordinator, IEEE Faculty Development Programme on "Natural Computation in Engineering" during (6-7)th February 2010.
    • Coordinator, INDEST programme during the year 2009-10.
    • Committee Member, Graduation Day during the year 2009-10,
    • Committee Member, CENTAC PG admission committee during the year 2009-10.
    • Committee Member, Student Welfare and Disciplinary Action Committee during the year 2009-10-11.
    • Committee Member, AICTE Projects and Grants Committee during the year 2009-10.
    • Committee Member, Stock Verification Committee during the year 2010-11.
    • Coordinator, AICTE Compliance Report Committee, 2011.
    • < li>Member, Library Committee, Pondicherry Engineering College, 20010-11.
      • Coordinator, AICTE Staff Development Programme on "Computational Intelligence to Power System Analysis, Control & Optimization" during June 6-10, 2011.
      • Committee Member, Press, Information and Publicity, Silver Jubilee Celebrations during the year 2012.
      • Committee Member, Short term courses/Workshop/Seminar for various Departments, Pondicherry Engineering College, 2011-2012.
      • Committee Member, Student Disciplinary Action Committee during the year 2012-13.
      • Committee Member, AICTE/University Coordination Committee during the year 2012-13.
      • College Nodal Officer, All India Survey on Higher Education, MHRD/NIC, Government of India, August 2014.
      • Member, ELECLATANT'99, Technical Student symposium, 1999.
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        • Lab in charge, Computer Simulation Lab, Developmental & Maintenance work, 2001-02.
        • Member, National Board of Accreditation (NBA) AICTE, preparation of lab manual, equipment manual, equipments maintenance register, equipment working of Basic Machines Lab and Wiring Lab and the Department of EEE, 2002-03.
        • Committee Member, GRID'03, Technical Student symposium, 2003.
        • Examiner, M.Tech (Electrical Drives & Control), 2002-03.
        • Committee Member, Curriculum & syllabus preparation for EEE Department, 2003-04.
        • Lab in charge, Basic Machines Lab, Developmental, Modifications & Maintenance work, 2002-03-04.
        • Lab in charge, Wiring Lab, Developmental, Modifications & Maintenance work, 2002-03-04.
        • Principal Coordinator, Two Years AICTE R&D Project of Rs. 4.00 Lakhs, Development of Improved Solution to Unit Commitment Problem Using Soft Computing Techniques, 2003-04.
        • Preparation of Electrical Machine Drawing experiments and materials of IV semester EEE curriculum, 2004-05.
        • Committee Member, Recognition of the EEE Department to do Ph.D., 2005-06.
        • Convenor, DST, CSIR, PEC sponsored National Conference on "Computational Intelligence to Emerging Electric Power Systems (CIEEPS-06)" during (7-8)th September 2006.
        • Lab in charge, Basic Machines Lab, Developmental, Modifications & Maintenance work, 2006-07-08.
        • Lab in charge, New Machines Lab, Developmental, Modifications & Maintenance work, 2006-07-08.
        • Lab in charge, Wiring Lab, Developmental, Modifications & Maintenance work, 2006-07-08.
        • Convenor, Energy Society (Bhopal), DST (Puducherry), and PIPDIC (Puducherry) sponsored National Conference & Exhibition on "Demand Side Management Options for Energy Sustainability (DSMES-07)" on 25th October 2007.
        • Lab in charge, Wiring Lab, Developmental, Modifications & Maintenance work, 2008-10.
        • Coordinator, IEEE Faculty Development Programme on "Natural Computation in Engineering" during (6-7)th February 2010.
        • Committee Member, Electrofad conducted by the Department of EEE, 2010.
        • Convenor, curbing the menace of ragging in PEC campus.
        • Coordinator, AICTE Staff Development Programme on "Computational Intelligence to Power System Analysis, Control & Optimization" during June 6-10, 2011.
        • Lab in charge, Wiring Lab, Developmental, Modifications & Maintenance work, 2010-11.
        • Coordinator, National Board of Accreditation (NBA) AICTE, preparation of lab manual, equipment manual, equipments maintenance register, equipment working of Basic Machines Lab and Wiring Lab and the Department of EEE, 2012-13.
 
Projects and Research Guidance :
Areas of Research:
  1. Power System Operation, Control, Planning and Optimization
  2. Power Electronics applications to Power Systems
  3. AI techniques to Power Systems
 
Books Authored :
  1. Solar Technology and its Applications, SCITECH Publications, Chennai, 2014.

  2. Electric Energy Generation, Utilization and Conservation (Revised Edition), Sai Publishers, Chennai, 2013.

  3. Transmission and Distribution of Electrical Power, Prentice Hall of India, New Delhi, 2012. (Yet to publish)

  4. Special Electrical Machines, Sai Publishers, Chennai, 2012

  5. Electro Magnetic Theory, Sai Publishers, Chennai, 2012

  6. Electric Energy Generation, Utilization and Conservation, Sai Publishers, Chennai, 2010


  7.  
M.tech Project Guidance
  1. P.Partheeban, "Integration of Offshore Wind form in Hybrid HVDC System", May 2014.

  2. N.Madhumitha, "Bridgeless SEPIC Converter for Power Factor Correction", May 2014.

  3. P.Bakkiavathi, "Performance of Magnetic Energy Recovery Switch As a Series FACTS Controllers", May 2013.

  4. R.Rajeswari, Study of Thyristor Converter Interfaced With STATCOM And ES, May 2013.

  5. V.Ilavarasi, "Power Quality Improvement in Grid connected system using Four leg VSI", May 2012.

  6. K.Ramya, "Analysis and Regulation of System Parameters using DPFC", May 2012.

  7. B.Balasundaram, "Combined Operation Combined operation of unified power quality conditioner with photovoltaic array to enhance the power quality improvement", May 2011.

  8. D.Gunasekaran, "Power Quality Improvement using Multi Level Inverter for the Single Phase Transformerless Grid Connected PV System with PI Controller", May 2011.

  9. R.Kruthika, "Investigation of Voltage Regulator Module for Future Processors", June 2010.

  10. Srinivas Koperu, "Optimal Power Flow with Multi-type of FACTS Devices by Tabu search Approach, December 2010.

  11. A.Bharaneetharan, "Control and Optimization of UPFC Using Intelligent Techniques", June 2009.

  12. S.Sundhar, "Intelligence Controller for Cascaded H-Bridge Converter Based STATCOM", June 2009.

  13. B.Deepa, "Intelligent Control of Gate Controlled Series Capacitor (GCSC) for Power Stability", June 2008.

  14. D. Leena Earnestine, "Multi Level Optimal Intelligence Control Techniques for STATCO", June 2008.

  15. J.Kartigeyan, "New Speed Control Method Using Direct Torque Control Principle to Switched Reluctance Motor Drive", December 2007.

  16. A.Umapathy, "Monitoring and Diagnosis of Induction Motors Operating Conditions using Artificial Intelligence Technique", June 2005.

  17. P.Geethanjali, "Artificial Intelligent Controller for Brushless DC Motor Drives", January 2004.

  18. A.Subramanian, "Estimation of Feedback Signals using MRAS and Neural Network for Vector Controlled Induction Generator", January 2004.


  19.  
Ph.D. Guidance
  1. L.Lal Raja Singh, Unit Commitment Problem Using Hybrid Intelligent Techniques, Sathyabama University, Viva Voce Completed on 19/01/2013.

  2. S.Selvaperumal, Stability and Performance Investigation of Fuzzy Controlled LCL Resonant Converter in RTOS Environment, Anna University, Viva Voce Completed on 25/06/2013.

  3. A.Amudha, Solution to Profit Based Unit Commitment Problem Using Optimization Techniques under Deregulated Environment, Anna University, Viva Voce Completed on 15/11/2013.

  4. G.Giftson Samuel, Hybrid Artificial Intelligence Techniques to Solve the Generation Maintenance Scheduling Problem, Anna University, Viva Voce Completed on 14/02/2014.

  5. L.Jebaraj, Performance Comparison between Combinations of Different FACTS Devices in Voltage Stability Limit Improvement and Active Power Loss Minimization, Anna University, Viva Voce Completed on 19/02/2014.

  6. Nimain Charan Nayak, Hybrid Algorithms For Solving Unit Commitment Problem In Hydro - Thermal Power System, Sathyabama University, Viva Voce Completed on 22/04/2014.

  7. Pradyumna Kumar Dhal, Power Quality Analysis Using Intelligent Controllers, Sathyabama University, Viva Voce Completed on 03/05/2014.

  8. J.Raja, Development of Intelligence Algorithm for Power System Control Problems under Deregulated Environment, Pondicherry University, Synopsis Submitted.

  9. P.Jamuna, Reactive Power Compensation in an isolated Hybrid Power System with FACTS Controllers, Pondicherry University, Pursuing.

  10. M.Megala, Design of Power System Stabilizer Using Multi Objective Function, Pondicherry University, Pursuing.


  11.  
 
Courses / Conferences Attended :
  1. "Recent Trends in Nano Technology and its Applications", AICTE Sponsored Staff Development Programme (19/10/2011 to 02/11/2011), Department of Mechanical Engineering, Pondicherry Engineering College, Pondicherry, November 2011.

  2. "Recent Trends in Information Security", ISEA Sponsored Short Term Course (29/11/2010 to 10/12/2010), Department of Computer Science, Pondicherry Engineering College, Pondicherry, November 2010.

  3. "Recent Trends in Parallel and Distributed Systems - Architectures, Operating Systems and Algorithms", AICTE Sponsored Staff Development Programme (16/11/2009 to 27/11/2009), Department of Computer Science, Pondicherry Engineering College, Pondicherry, November 2009.

  4. "Biomedical signal Processing and Instrumentation", AICTE Sponsored Staff Development Programme (20/07/2009 to 02/08/2009), Department of Instrumentation Engineering, P.S.G. College of Technology, Coimbatore, July 2009.

  5. "Soft Computing Techniques for Power Systems", UGC Sponsored Refresher Course (28/11/2005 to 17/12/2005), Department of Electrical and Electronics Engineering, SRM University, Chennai, December 2005.

  6. "Knowledge Based Systems and PROLOG", AICTE Summer School (13/06/2005 to 25/06/2005), Department of Information Technology, I.I.T. Delhi, New Delhi, June 2005.

  7. "Neural Networks & Fuzzy Logic Applications in Electrical Engineering", National Workshop (26/02/1999), Department of Electrical and Electronics Engineering, NIT, Warangal, February 1999.

  8. "Recent Trends in Materials Science", ISTE Winter School (10/12/1998 to 24/12/1998), Department of Physics, Pondicherry Engineering College, Pondicherry, December 1998.

  9. A.I.C.T.E. Induction Training Programme (11/05/1998 to 30/05/1998), Academic Staff College, Aligarh Muslim University, Aligarh, May 1998.

  10. "Analysis of Failure of Insulation Systems", ISTE Summer School (01/04/1998 to 07/04/1998), Department of Electrical and Electronics Engineering, I.I.T., Madras, April 1998.


  11.  

Conferences Attented

 
  1. Lal Raja Singh.R, C Christober Asir Rajan, "A Hybrid Approach Based on PSO and EP for Proficient Solving of Unit Commitment Problem", International Conference and Utility Exhibition 2011 (ICUE 2011) on Power and Energy Systems: Issues and Prospects for Asia, Thailand, Vol.1, No.1, pp. , Thailand, September 2011.

  2. Nimain Charan Nayak and C. Christober Asir Rajan, "Hydro-Thermal Scheduling by a Hybrid Evolutionary Programming-Simulated Annealing Method in a Large Power System", Proceedings of International Conference on Modeling, Optimization and Computing (ICMOC 2010), NIT Durgapur, AIP Conference Proceedings Volume 1298, pp. 459-466, West Bengal, October 2010.

  3. C.Christober Asir Rajan, "Genetic Algorithm Based Simulated Annealing Method for Solving Unit Commitment Problem in Utility System", Proceedings of International Conference on Modeling, Optimization and Computing (ICMOC 2010), NIT Durgapur, AIP Conference Proceedings Volume 1298, pp. 677-684, West Bengal, October 2010.

  4. C.Christober Asir Rajan, D.Leena Earnestine, "Intelligent Control Technique for STATCOM using Cascaded Multilevel Inverter", International Conference on ENVIROENERGY-09, N.I.T., Kurukshetra, Chandigarh, pp. 100, March 2009.

  5. C.Christober Asir Rajan, "Genetic Algorithm Based Tabu Search Method for Solving Unit Commitment Problem in Utility System", International Conference on PSACO-08, Andhra University, Visakhapatnam, pp. 841-848, March 2008.

  6. C.Christober Asir Rajan, "Genetic Algorithm Based Tabu Search Method for Solving the Unit Commitment Problem with Cooling - Banking Constraints", Proccedings of the International Conference on Modeling and Simulation (MS'07), Calcutta University, Kolkatta, December 3-5, pp. 133-137, 2007.

  7. C.Christober Asir Rajan, "An Evolutionary Programming Based Tabu Search Method for Unit Commitment Problem with Cooling - Banking Constraints" Proceedings of the 2006 IEEE Power India International Conference, New Delhi, April 10-12, 2006 .

  8. C.Christober Asir Rajan, "Genetic Algorithm Based Simulated Annealing Method for Solving Unit Commitment Problem with Cooling-Banking Constraints", Proceedings of the International Conference on CERA - 2005, IIT Roorkee, Roorkee, 28th September - Ist October 2005, pp. 115-119, 2005.

  9. C.Christober Asir Rajan, M.R.Mohan, "Neural Based Simulated Annealing Method For Solving Unit Commitment Problem in Utility System", 13th National Power System Conference, I.I.T., Chennai, pp. 487-493, December 2004

  10. C.Christober Asir Rajan, "Genetic Algorithm Method Of Solving The Unit Commitment Problem With Cooling-Banking Constraints" IEEE Annual Conference, IISC, Bangalore, November 2004.

  11. C.Christober Asir Rajan, M.R.Mohan, "Genetic Algorithm Based Simulated Annealing Method for Solving the Unit Commitment Problem", proceedings of ICSC 2004, BARATH University, Chennai, India, pp. 66, May 2004.

  12. C.Christober Asir Rajan, M.R.Mohan, "Evolutionary Programming Based Simulated Annealing Method for Solving the Unit Commitment Problem in Utility System," proceedings of ICSC 2004, BARATH University, Chennai, India, pp. 66, May 2004.

  13. C.Christober Asir Rajan, "Multiple Leverage Points Identification Utilizing Metric Projections By Zones", International Conference on "Energy and Environmental Technologies for Sustainable Development", MNIT, Jaipur, pp. 476-482, October 2003.

  14. C.Christober Asir Rajan, "Line Outage Based Voltage Instability Indicator", International Conference on "Energy and Environmental Technologies for Sustainable Development", MNIT, Jaipur, pp.10, October 2003.

  15. C.Christober Asir Rajan, "Assessment of Local Voltage Stability Using Bus Impedance and P-Q Curve Data", International Conference on "Energy and Environmental Technologies for Sustainable Development", MNIT, Jaipur, pp.10, October 2003.

  16. C.Christober Asir Rajan, M.R.Mohan, K.Manivannan, "Evaluation of Fuzzy Dynamic Programming Method For A Large Thermal Unit Commitment Problem", Proceedings of 12th National Power Systems Conference 2002, I.I.T., Kharagpur, Vol. 2, pp.768-771, December 2002.

  17. C.Christober Asir Rajan, M.R.Mohan, "Refined Evolutionary Programming Method To Solve The Unit Commitment Problem", Proceedings of IEEE ACE, IEEE Kolkatta and Jadavpur University, Kolkatta, pp. 414-417, December 2002.

  18. Christober Asir Rajan, M.R.Mohan, "Neural Based Simulated Annealing Method For Solving Unit Commitment Problem", Proceedings of IEEE ACE 2002, IEEE Kolkatta and Jadavpur University, Kolkatta, pp. 409-413, December 2002.

  19. C.Christober Asir Rajan, M.R.Mohan, K.Manivannan, "Improved Genetic Algorithm Solution to Unit Commitment Problem" Proceedings of IEEE/PES Transmission and Distribution Conference and Exhibition 2002: Asia Pacific, Yokohama, Japan, Vol. 1, pp. 255-260, October 2002.

  20. C.Christober Asir Rajan, M.R.Mohan, K.Manivannan, "Computer Aided Analysis of Thermal Generating Unit Commitment By Improved Tabu Search", Proceedings of International Conference on CERA 2002, I.I.T., Roorkee, Vol.1, pp. 497-502, February 2002.

  21. C.Christober Asir Rajan, M.R.Mohan, K.Manivannan, "Computer Aided Analysis Of Thermal Generating Unit Commitment By Tabu Search", Proceedings of International Conference on CIIC 2001, IEEE ACE 2001, IEEE Kolkatta and Calcutta University, Kolkatta, pp. 133-138, December 2001.

  22. C.Christober Asir Rajan, M.R.Mohan, K.Manivannan, "Optimum Scheduling Of Short - Term Thermal Generation Using An Annealing Neural Network" Proceedings of International Conference on CIIC 2001, IEEE ACE 2001, IEEE Kolkatta and Calcutta University, Kolkatta, pp. 101-107, December 2001.

  23. C.Christober Asir Rajan, M.R.Mohan, K.Manivannan, "GTS For Solving Unit Commitment Problem In A Large Thermal Power Plant", Proceedings of International Conference on EAIT 2001, I.I.T., Khrakpur, pp.107-112, December 2001.

  24. C.Christober Asir Rajan, M.R.Mohan, K.Manivannan, "Genetic Algorithm Solution to Unit Commitment Problem", Proceedings of the National Conference on NICE 2001, IETE Cochin Center, pp.76-87, February 2001.

  25. C.Christober Asir Rajan, "Grid Management under Abnormal Condition Using Expert System", IE international Conference on "Energy Management Beyond 2000", Lucknow, Vol.1, pp.385-396, October 2000.

  26. C.Christober Asir Rajan, "An Expert System for Power System Fault Diagnosis Using Fuzzy Relations", IE international Conference on "Energy Management Beyond 2000", Lucknow, Vol.1, pp.338-346, October 2000.

  27. C.Christober Asir Rajan, "Artificial Neural Networks For Capacitor Control Problem in Power Distribution Networks", National Conference on "Fuzzy Logic and Neural Networks Applications in Electrical Engineering", N.I.T., Warangal, Vol. 1, pp. 37-42, September 1999.

  28. C.Christober Asir Rajan, "A Rule Based Expert System for Power System Security Assessment ", IE All India Conference on "Electrical Energy System Management - Indian Scenario", I.I.T., Roorkee, Vol. 1, pp. 116-121, September 1998.

  29. C.Christober Asir Rajan, "Computer Aided Analysis of Transmission System Reliability through Mathematical Programming", National Conference on "Trends and challenges in Large Interconnected Power Systems", N.I.T., Warangal, Vol. 1, pp. 1.1 - 1.8, February 1998.

  30. C.Christober Asir Rajan, "Stand - Alone Wind - Solar Integrated Power Generations Systems", National Conference on "Applications of Solar Energy - Recent Developments", Thiruvananthapuram, Vol. 1, pp. 18-21, November, 1997.

  31. C.Christober Asir Rajan, "An Accurate Model for Short - Term Load Forecasting Using Recursive Techniques", International Conference on Computer Applications in Electrical Engineering - Recent Advances", I.I.T., Roorkee, Vol. 1, pp. 251-256, September, 1997.


  32.  
 
Professional Activities:
Reviewer of the following:
  1. IEEE Transactions on Power Delivery, USA.

  2. IEEE Transactions on Power Engineering Society, USA.

  3. International Journal of Electrical Power and Energy Systems, UK.

  4. International Journal of Engineering Intelligent Systems, UK.

  5. International Journal of AMSE, France.

  6. International Journal of IET, London.

  7. International Energy Journal, Thailand

  8. Asian Power Electronics Journal, Hong Kong.

  9. Engineering Intelligent Systems, UK.

  10. International Journal of Automation and Control, USA.

  11. International Journal of Computer, Electrical Engineering, Singapore.

  12. Journal of Electromagnetic Analysis and Application, USA.

  13. Springer Journal of Power System, UK.

  14. Springer Journal of Electrical Engineering, UK.

  15. Swarm and Evolutionary Computation, UK

  16. Energy Conversion and Management, UK


  17.  

Member of Organizing/Advisory Committee - International Conferences

 
  1. IEEE International Conference on ICAESM-2012, March 2012

  2. International Conference on ICAET-2012, March 2012

  3. IET International Conference on ICTES-2007, December 2007


  4.  

Member of Organizing/Advisory Committee - National Conferences

 
  1. National Conference on MOSDES-2013, April 2013

  2. National Conference on ITPED'13, March 2013

  3. Third National Conference on ETPS-2012, April 2012

  4. National Conference on NCEEE-2010, July 2010

  5. National Conference on ITPED-2009, March 2009


  6.  

Chair in Conferences

 
  1. Chair a session on "Power System" in the International Conference on "Advancements in Automation and Control (ICAAC 2014)" on 12/04/2014 Organised by the Department of EEE, Syed Ammal Engineering College, Ramanathapuram - 623 502.

  2. Chair a session in the International Conference on "Swarm, Evolutionary and Memetic Computing (SEMCCO 2013)" on 18th December 2013 Conducted by the Department of Electrical & Electronics Engineering, SRM University, Chennai - 603 203.

  3. Chair a session in the IEEE International Conference on "Emerging Trends in Science, Engineering and Technology (INCOSET-2012)" on 14th December 2012 Organized by the organized by the Department of Electrical & Electronics Engineering, J.J.College of Engineering and Technology, Trichirapalli - 620 009.

  4. Chair a session in the IEEE International Conference on "Advances in Engineering Science and Management (IEEE-ICAESM-2012)" on 31st March 2012 Organised by the organized by the Department of Electrical & Electronics Engineering, E.G.S.Pillay Engineering College, Nagapattinam - 611 002.

  5. Chair a session in the National Conference on "ETPIR - 12" on 9th March 2012 conducted by the Department of EIE, Bharath Niketan Engineering College, Aundipatty - 625 536.

  6. Chair a session in the National Students Symposium on "MENLO PARK - 2012" during 2-3 March 2012 Conducted by the Department of Electrical & Electronics Engineering, B.C.E.T., Karaikal - 609 609.

  7. Chair a session in the National Students Symposium on "MITILENCE-2012" on 9th February 2012 Conducted by the Department of Electrical & Electronics Engineering, Manakula Vinayagar Institute of Technology, Puducherry - 605 107.

  8. Chair a session in the National Conference on "Innovative Techniques in Power Engineering and Drives" on 24th March 2011 organised by the Department of EEE, Velammal Engineering College, Chennai 600 066.

  9. Chair a session in the International Conference on "Swarm, Evolutionary and Memetic Computing (SEMCCO 2010)" on 18th December 2010 Conducted by the Department of Electrical & Electronics Engineering, SRM University, Chennai - 603 203.

  10. Chair a session in the International Conference on "Power, Control and Embedded Systems (ICPCES-2010)" on 9th December 2010 Conducted by the Department of Electrical & Electronics Engineering, College of Engineering, Guindy, Chennai - 600 025.

  11. Chair a session in the International Students Symposium on "Techno Vision 2010" on 24th July 2010 conducted by the Department of Electrical & Electronics Engineering, I.F.E.T. College of Engineering, Villupuram - 605 108.

  12. Chair a session in the International Conference on "ICRAES'10" on 9th January 2010 conducted by the Department of Electrical & Electronics Engineering, K.S.R.College of Engineering, Tiruchengode - 637 215.

  13. Chair a session in the National Level Technical Symposium on "SYNCHRON-09" ON 4th September 2009 conducted by the Department of Electrical & Electronics Engineering, M.N.M.Jain Engineering College, Chennai - 600 097.

  14. Chair a session in the International Conference on "ICEESPEE-09" on 17th April 2009 conducted by the Department of Electrical & Electronics Engineering, S.R.M. University, Chennai - 603 203.

  15. Chair a session in the National Conference on "Current Trends on Computer Science & Information Technology" on 28th March 2009 conducted by the Department of Computer Science & Engineering, Pawai Engineering College, Salem

  16. Chair a session in the International Conference on "ICCE'08" on 8th January 2009 conducted by the Department of Mechanical Engineering and Department of Electrical & Electronics Engineering, Pondicherry Engineering College, Pondicherry - 605 014.

  17. Chair a session in the National Symposium on "PHANTASM-08" on 26th September 2008 conducted by the Department of Electronics & Communication Engineering, Government College of Engineering, Bargur - 635 104.

  18. Chair a session in the National Conference on "PPPS'08" on 6th September 2008 conducted by the Department of Electrical & Electronics Engineering, V.M.K.V.Engineering College, Salem - 636 308.

  19. Chair a session in the National Conference on "TECHON-08" ON 21st September 2008 conducted by the Department of Electrical & Electronics Engineering, I.F.E.T College of Engineering & Technology, Villupuram - 605 108.

  20. Chair a session in the National Conference on "CIPS-08" on 19th April 2008 conducted by the Department of Electrical & Electronics Engineering, S.R.M. University, Chennai - 603 203.

  21. Chair a session in the National Level Technical Symposium on "ITECH FEST'08" on 7th April 2008 conducted by Department of Electrical & Electronics Engineering, I.F.E.T College of Engineering & Technology, Villupuram - 605 108.

  22. Chair a session in the National Symposium on 26th March 2008 conducted by the Department of EEE, V.R.S.College of Engineering and Technology, Arasur, Villupuram Dt. -607107.

  23. Chair a session in the National Symposium on "PHANTASM-06" on 29th September 2006 conducted by the Department of Electronics & Communication Engineering, Government College of Engineering, Bargur - 635 104.

  24. Chair a session in the National Conference on "Modern Trends in Electrical & Electronic Systems" during (22-23)th March 2006 conducted by the Department of Electrical & Electronics Engineering, Government College of Engineering, Salem - 636 011.

  25. Chair a session in the National Level Technical Symposium on "POWERCOM-05" on 4th March 2005 conducted by the Department of Electrical & Electronics Engineering, K.S.R College of Engineering and Technology, Tiruchengode - 624 005.

  26. Chair a session in the National Level Technical Symposium on "ICARUS-05" on (25-26)th February 2005 conducted by the Department of Electrical & Electronics Engineering, Pauls Engineering College, Pauls Nagar, Villupuram Dt. - 605109.

  27. Chair a session III of "Embedded System" in the National Conference on "Recent Trends in Electrical Engineering" on 31st of July 2004 conducted by the Department of Electrical & Electronics Engineering, K.S.R College of Engineering and Technology, Tiruchengode - 624 005.


  28.  
 
Countries Visited:
  1. JAPAN - To present a research paper at the IEEE/PES T&D Conference & Exhibition 2002 funded by DST, AICTE and PEC
  2. SINGAPORE - To visit the National Technological University (NTU) and National University of Singapore (NUS) funded by DST, AICTE
  3. THAILAND -To present a research paper at the International Conference and Utility Exhibition 2011 (ICUE 2011) on Power and Energy Systems: Issues and Prospects for Asia
 
Special Lectures Delivered:
  1. "Security Features in Smart Grid System" in the EEE Department Association on 28/07/2014 organised by the Department of EEE, Manakula Vinayagar Institute of Technology, Puducherry - 605 107.

  2. "Smart Grid Integrated with Renewable Energy Resources", in the National Conference on Power Electronics & Drives (PEDC'14) on 12/03/2014 organized by the Department of Electrical & Electronics Engineering, Alagappa Chettiar College of Engineering and Technology, Karaikudi - 630 004.

  3. "Knowledge-Based Decision Support: Artificial Intelligence and Expert Systems", in the One Day Guest Lecture on 22nd February 2014 organised by the Department of Electrical & Electronics Engineering, Adhiparasakthi College Of Engineering, Kalavai - 632 506.

  4. "A Refined Solution to Classical Unit Commitment Using Invasive Weed Optimization Algorithm" in the IEEE CIS - Madras Chapter Seminar on "Soft and Cloud Computing" on 15th February 2014 organised by the IEEE Computational Intelligence Society, Madras Chapter, Chennai - 600 025.

  5. "Advanced Phasor Measurement Units for the Real-Time Monitoring of Transmission and Distribution Networks" in the CSIR sponsored National Seminar on "Application of Wide Area Measurements in the Smart Grid - WAMS'13" on 6th September 2013 organised by the Department of Electrical & Electronics Engineering, Sethu Institute of Technology, Virudhunagar - 626 115.

  6. "An Introduction to Smart Grid" in the CSIR sponsored National Seminar on "Application of Wide Area Measurements in the Smart Grid - WAMS'13" on 6th September 2013 organised by the Department of Electrical & Electronics Engineering, Sethu Institute of Technology, Virudhunagar - 626 115.

  7. "Impacts of Wind Integration to the Grid" in the National Conference on "Emerging Visits of Electrical, Electronics and Communication Technologies" on 15th June 2013 organised by the Department of Electrical & Electronics Engineering, Kingston Engineering College, Vellore - 632 059.

  8. "Wind Energy Conversion" in the AICTE sponsored two weeks faculty development programme on "Rural Development By Green Energy" on 12th June 2013 organized by the Department of Electrical & Electronics Engineering, Kongunadu College of Engineering and Technology, Trichy - 621 215.

  9. "Wind Energy Power Markets" in the AICTE sponsored two weeks faculty development programme on "Rural Development By Green Energy" on 12th June 2013 organized by the Department of Electrical & Electronics Engineering, Kongunadu College of Engineering and Technology, Trichy - 621 215.

  10. "Harmonic Mitigation in Wind Energy Conversion Systems" in the AICTE Sponsored two week faculty development programme on "Optimization, Intelligent and Control for Grid Connected Renewable Distributed Generation" on 13th May 2013 organized by the Department of Electrical & Electronics Engineering, Government College of Engineering, Tirunelveli - 627 007.

  11. "Fractional Order Modeling & Control Strategies for Grid Connected Renewable Energy Sources" in the AICTE Sponsored two week faculty development programme on "Optimization, Intelligent and Control for Grid Connected Renewable Distributed Generation" on 13th May 2013 organized by the Department of Electrical & Electronics Engineering, Government College of Engineering, Tirunelveli - 627 007.

  12. "Stand - Alone WECS with Dynamic Hybrid Power Compensation Schemes" in the AICTE Sponsored two week faculty development programme on "Power Electronics Application to Renewable Energy Generation" on 30th April 2013 organized by the Department of Electrical & Electronics Engineering, Government College of Engineering, Salem - 636 011.

  13. "Renewable Photovoltaic / Wind Energy Utilization Schemes with Error Driven Controller" in the AICTE Sponsored two week faculty development programme on "Power Electronics Application to Renewable Energy Generation" on 30th April 2013 organized by the Department of Electrical & Electronics Engineering, Government College of Engineering, Salem - 636 011.

  14. "Control of Three Phase Active Rectifier for Wind Turbine Applications" in the AICTE Sponsored two week faculty development programme on "Efficient Control of Renewable Energy and its Conservation" on 29th April 2013 organized by the Department of Electrical & Electronics Engineering, Government College of Technology, Coimbatore - 641 013.

  15. "Dynamic Modeling, Simulation and Control of a Small Wind- Fuel Cell Hybrid Energy System for Stand - Alone Applications" in the AICTE Sponsored two week faculty development programme on "Efficient Control of Renewable Energy and its Conservation" on 29th April 2013 organized by the Department of Electrical & Electronics Engineering, Government College of Technology, Coimbatore - 641 013.

  16. "Maximum Power Point Tracking using Fuzzy & GA for Photovoltaic Systems" in the CSIR Sponsored two day workshop on "Intelligent Controllers for Renewable Energy Systems" on 22nd March 2013 organized by the Department of Electrical & Electronics Engineering, Paavai Engineering College, Namakkal - 637 018.

  17. "Green Energy Prospects" in the National Conference on "ETEEE-13" on 13th March 2013 organised by the Department of Electrical & Electronics Engineering, University College of Engineering, Panruti - 607 106.

  18. "Smart Grid in Distributed Generation" in the DRDO Sponsored National Seminar on "Smart Grid" on 5th October 2012 organized by the Department of Electrical & Electronics Engineering, Kalasalingam University, Krishnankoil - 626 126.

  19. "Distributed Generation in Grid" in the DRDO Sponsored National Seminar on "Smart Grid" 0n 5th October 2012 organized by the Department of Electrical & Electronics Engineering, Kalasalingam University, Krishnankoil - 626 126.

  20. "Smart Grid" in the EEE Department Association on 11th August 2012 organized by the Department of Electrical & Electronics Engineering, Annapoorana Engineering College, Salem - 636 308.

  21. "Green Energy Generation and Its Conservation" in the AICTE Sponsored Staff Development Programme on "Alternative Eenrgy Systems for Near Future" on 23rd June 2012 organized by the Department of Electrical & Electronics Engineering, Sri Manakula Vinayakar Engineering College, Madagadipat, Pondicherry.

  22. "Smart Grid Technology" in the IEEE International Conference on "Advances in Engineering Science and Management (IEEE-ICAESM-2012)" on 31st March 2012 organized by the Department of Electrical & Electronics Engineering, E.G.S.Pillay Engineering College, Nagapattinam - 611 002.

  23. "Recent Trends in Smart Grid" in the Inauguration of Electrical Engineers Association TECHNO ELECTRON - 2012 on 16th March 2012 organized by the Department of Electrical & Electronics Engineering, Achariya College of Engineering Technology, Puducherry - 605 110.

  24. "Smart Grid - Security Issues" in the National Level One Day Seminar on "Recent Trends in Smart Grid" on 18th February 2012 organized by the Department of Electrical & Electronics Engineering, M.P.Nachimuthu M.Jaganathan Engineering College, Chennimalai, Erode - 638 112.

  25. "Smart Grid - Overview" in the National One Day Seminar on "Recent Trends in Smart Grid" on 18th February 2012 organized by the Department of Electrical & Electronics Engineering, M.P.Nachimuthu M.Jaganathan Engineering College, Chennimalai, Erode - 638 112.

  26. "Intelligent Methods in Power and Energy Infrastructure Development" in the IEEE 18th FDP on "Intelligent Computing to Clean Energy" on 8th October 2011 organised by the Department of Electrical & Electronics Engineering, Jeppiar Engineering College, Chennai.

  27. "Intelligent Modeling, Simulation and Control of Power Networks" in the IEEE 18th FDP on "Intelligent Computing to Clean Energy" on 8th October 2011 organised by the Department of Electrical & Electronics Engineering, Jeppiar Engineering College, Chennai.

  28. "Reactive Power Compensation in WECS" in the IEEE faculty Development Programme on "Efficient Energy Management in Clean and Renewable Energy Systems" on 25th March 2011 organised by the Department of EEE, K.S.R College of Engineering and Technology, Truchengode - 624 005.

  29. "Smart Grid Technology and Development" in the fourth National Conference on "Innovative Techniques in Power Engineering and Drives" on 24th March 2011 organised by the Department of EEE, Velammal Engineering College, Chennai 600 066.

  30. "Smart Grid Technology" in the two day third National Conference on "Power and Energy Systems (NEPS'11)" sponsored by CSIR and DRDO on 19th March 2011 organised by the Department of EEE, Kalasalingam University, Anand Nagar, Krishnankoil.

  31. "Over Voltage in Power System and its Analysis" in the IEEE 15th Faculty Development Programme on "High Voltage in Power System and Power Quality" on 4th September 2010 conducted by the Department of Electrical & Electronics Engineering, Jeppiar Engineering College, Chennai.

  32. "MATLAB Basic & Tutorial" in the one day workshop on "MATLAB" ON 28th September 2010 organised by the Department of Electrical & Electronics Engineering, K.S.R.College of Engineering and Technology, Tiruchengode - 637 211.

  33. "Modeling and Control of Electrical Drives" in the National Level Workshop on "Modern Drives in Industrial Applications" on 14th September 2010 organised by the Department of Electrical & Electronics Engineering, Bannari Amman Institute of Technology, Sathyamangalam - 638 401.

  34. "Challenges in Present & Future Wind Energy System" in the one day seminar on "Renewable Energy - Energy for the Future" on 6th September 2010 organised by the Department of Electrical & Electronics Engineering & Mechanical Engineering, Christ College of Engineering, Pondicherry - 605 010.

  35. "Smart Grid" in the AICTE Sponsored Staff Development Programme on "Smart Operation and Control of Machines and Power Systems" on 3rd June 2010 conducted by the Department of Electrical & Electronics Engineering, Pondicherry Engineering College, Pondicherry - 605 014.

  36. "Facets of Natural Computing" in the AICTE sponsored Staff Development Programme on "Recent Advancements in Intelligent Measurements and Control" on 29th April 2010 conducted by the Department of Electrical & Electronics Engineering, J.J.College of Engineering and Technology, Trichy - 620 009.

  37. "Modern Substation Automation", in the AICTE sponsored Staff Development Programme on "Design and Erection of Substation using Modern Simulation Tools" on 24th April 2010 conducted by the Department of Electrical & Electronics Engineering, Dhanalakshmi Srinivasan College of Engineering, Perambalur - 621 212.

  38. "Reactive Power Compensation in Distribution Networks with Dispersed Renewable Wind Energy" in the AICTE sponsored two days seminar on "Reactive Power Compensation in Distribution Networks with Dispersed Renewable Wind Energy" on 27th March 2010 conducted by the Department of Electrical & Electronics Engineering, Shri Vishnu Engineering College for Women, Bhimavaram - 534 202.

  39. "Reactive Power and Importance to Bulk Power System" in the AICTE sponsored two days seminar on "Reactive Power Compensation in Distribution Networks with Dispersed Renewable Wind Energy" on 27th March 2010 conducted by the Department of Electrical & Electronics Engineering, Shri Vishnu Engineering College for Women, Bhimavaram - 534 202.

  40. "Fuzzy Logic Programming & Tool Box - Introduction" in the EEE Department Association on 19th March 2010, conducted by the Department of Electrical & Electronics Engineering, I.F.E.T College of Engineering & Technology, Villupuram - 605 108.

  41. "Natural Computing" in the IEEE Faculty Development Programme on "Natural Computation in Engineering" on 7th February 2010 conducted by the Department of Electrical & Electronics Engineering, Vellammal Engineering College, Chennai.

  42. "Artificial Immune System - An Introduction" in the IEEE Faculty Development Programme on "Natural Computation in Engineering" on 7th February 2010 conducted by the Department of Electrical & Electronics Engineering, Vellammal Engineering College, Chennai.

  43. "Artificial Immune System and its Applications" in the AICTE Seminar on "Intelligent Systems Applications" on 9th September 2009 conducted by the Department of Electrical & Electronics Engineering, Pondicherry Engineering College, Pondicherry - 605 014.

  44. "Application of Heuristic Optimization Techniques to Power System Controls" in the Inaugural function of the EEE Department Association on 14th July 2009, conducted by the Department of Electrical & Electronics Engineering, Dhanalakshmi Srinivasan College of Engineering, Perambalur.

  45. "Optimization Techniques - An Introduction" in the Inaugural function of the EEE Department Association on 14th September 2009, conducted by the Department of Electrical & Electronics Engineering, Adhiparasakthi College of Engineering, Arani.

  46. "Ant Meta-Heuristic Colony Optimization" in the AICTE SDP on "Intelligent Control in Electrical Engineering" on 5th June 2009 conducted by the Department of Electrical & Electronics Engineering, Easwari Engineering College, Chennai - 603 089.

  47. "Particle Swarm Optimization - An Introduction" in the AICTE SDP on "Intelligent Control in Electrical Engineering" on 5th June 2009 conducted by the Department of Electrical & Electronics Engineering, Easwari Engineering College, Chennai - 603 089.

  48. "Neural Network & its Applications to Power System" in the National Level Workshop on "Applications of Computational Intelligence in Power Systems & Drives" on 26th April 2008 conducted by the Department of Electrical & Electronics Engineering, Narasaraopeta Engineering College, Narasaraopet - 522601.

  49. "Genetic Algorithm & its Applications to Power System" in the National Level Workshop on "Applications of Computational Intelligence in Power Systems & Drives" on 25th April 2008 conducted by the Department of Electrical & Electronics Engineering, Narasaraopeta Engineering College, Narasaraopet - 522601.

  50. "Ant Colony Algorithm & its Applications" in the AICTE-ISTE Sponsored Course on "Soft Computing Techniques to Power Systems" on 26th May 2008 conducted by the Department of Electrical & Electronics Engineering, S.R.M. University, Chennai - 603 203.

  51. "Particle Swarm Optimization & its Applications" in the AICTE-ISTE Sponsored Course on "Soft Computing Techniques to Power Systems" on 26th May 2008 conducted by the Department of Electrical & Electronics Engineering, S.R.M. University, Chennai - 603 203.

  52. "Energy in Motion", in the Valedictory function of the EEE Department Association on 16th March 2008 conducted by Department of Electrical & Electronics Engineering, I.F.E.T College of Engineering & Technology, Villupuram - 605 108.

  53. "Regeneration of Energy in Electric Traction" in the AICTE sponsored Course on "Energy Management & Energy Conservation Techniques" on 16th February 2008 conducted by the Department of Electrical & Electronics Engineering, Sri Manakula Vinayakar Engineering College, Madagadipat, Pondicherry.

  54. "Soft Computing Techniques Applications using Neuro-Fuzzy Techniques", in the TEQIP sponsored Short Term Course on "Soft Computing Techniques to Engineering Applications" on 20th July 2006 conducted by the Department of Civil Engineering, Alagappa Chettiar College of Engineering and Technology, Karaikudi - 630 004.

  55. "Artificial Neural Networks and Introduction to MATLAB" in the AICTE sponsored SDP on 11th July 2006 conducted by the Department of Science and Humanities, Bharathiyar College of Engineering and Technology, Karaikal - 609 609.

  56. "Intelligent Techniques & their Applications" on 16th March 2006 in the association of the Department of Electronics & Communication Engineering, IFET College of Engineering, Villupuram - 605 108.

  57. "Routing Protocols in Mobile ADHOC Network" in the inaugural function of Information Technology association for the year 2005-06 on 22nd September 2005 conducted by the Department of Information Technology, V.R.S.College of Engineering and Technology, Arasur, Villupuram Dt. -607107.

  58. "Evaluation of Fuzzy Lagrangian Relaxation Method to Unit Commitment Problem in Thermal Power System" in the AICTE-ISTE sponsored two week short term training programme on "Simulation of Power and Power Electronic System Using PSCAD, ETAP and MATLAB / SIMULINK on 28th of May 2004 conducted by the Department of EEE, Karunya University, Coimbatore - 641114.

  59. "Evaluation of Fuzzy Dynamic Programming Method for a Large Thermal Unit Commitment Problem" in the ISTE-STTP on the topic "Neural Networks And Fuzzy Logic And Their Applications To Information Processing" on 19th of March 2004 conducted by the Department of EEE, K.S.R College of Engineering and Technology, Truchengode - 624 005.

  60. "Optimum Scheduling of Short Term Thermal Generation Using An Annealing Neural Networks" in the ISTE-STTP on the topic "Neural Networks And Fuzzy Logic And Their Applications To Information Processing" on 26th of June 2003 conducted by the Department of ECE, R.V.S. College of Engineering and Technology, Dindigul - 624 005.

  61. "Neural Networks and Systems" in the two weeks short term training programme on the topic "Neuro Fuzzy Expert Systems" on 11th & 13th June 2003 organized by the Department of CSE, Alagappa Chettiar College of Engineering & Technology, Karaikudi - 630 004.

  62. "Energy Conservation In Lighting Systems Using Neuro-Expert System" on 14th December 2002 to Engineers working in Electricity Department, Pondicherry during the Energy Conservation Week at Pondicherry 605 001.


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Conferences / Courses Organized:
  1. IEEE Faculty Development Programme on "Natural Computation in Engineering" during February 6-7, 2010.
  2. AICTE Staff Development Programme on "Computational Intelligence to Power System Analysis, Control & Optimization" during June 6-10, 2011.
  3. Energy Society (Bhopal), DST (Puducherry), PIPDIC (Puducherry) Sponsored National Conference & Exhibition on "Demand Side Management Options for Energy Sustainability (DSMES-07)" on 25th October 2007.
  4. DST (New Delhi), CSIR (New Delhi), DST (Puducherry), PEC (Puducherry) Sponsored National Conference on "Computational Intelligence to Emerging Electric Power Systems (CIEEPS-06)" during (7-8)th September 2006.
 
Courses Taught:
PG Level Courses :
  1. Neural Networks
  2. Fuzzy Logic
  3. FACTS Controllers
 
UG Level Courses :
  1. Basic Electrical and Electronics Engineering
  2. Energy Engineering
  3. Electrical Engineering
  4. Power System Operation and Control
  5. Power System Analysis
  6. Transmission and Distribution
  7. Electrical Design and Machine Drawing
  8. Power Generation Systems
  9. Power System Economics
  10. Electrical Safety and Quality Management
  11. Electrical Machinery - I
  12. Electrical Machine Design
  13. Power System Stability
  14. Fuzzy and Neural Systems
  15. Protection and Switchgear
 
Laboratory :
  1. Wiring Lab
  2. Electrical Engineering Lab
  3. Electrical Machines Lab - I
  4. Electrical Machines Lab - II
  5. Power System and Control Lab
  6. Electrical and Electronics Engineering Lab
  7. Power System Lab