DEPARTMENT OF ELECTRICAL AND ELECTRONICS ENGINEERING
PONDICHERRY ENGINEERING COLLEGE

PONDICHERRY




Dr.S.Jeevananthan, B.E., M.E., Ph.D.,
Professor
Phone: 0413-2655281-288, Extn.:517
E-mail:drsj_eee@pec.edu




Educational Profile:
Ph.D.(2008)
Title : Performance Evaluation of Innovative Control Strategies for Power Electronic Converters
Institution : Pondicherry Engineering College, Pondicherry, India
University : Pondicherry University
 
M.E(2000)
Course : Power Electronics and Drives
Institution : PSG College of Technology ,Coimbatore, India
University : Bharathiyar University
 
B.E(1998)
Course : Electrical and Electronics Engineering
Institution : Mepco Schlenk Engineering College, Sivakasi, India
University : Madurai Kamaraj University
 
 

Publications:
International Journals:
  1. V.Viswanathan and S.Jeevananthan, “ A New Approach for Torque Ripple Reduction for Brushless DC Motor Based on Three-Level Neutral-Point-Clamped Inverter with DC-DC Converter”, COMPEL: The International Journal for Computation and Mathematics in Electrical and Electronic Engineering (COMPEL), Vol.35 No.3, pp.1-24, 2016.
  2. C.Bharatiraja, S.Jeevananthan, J.LMunda and R.Latha, "Improved SVPWM vector selection approaches in OVM region to reduce common-mode voltage for three-level neutral point clamped inverter", International Journal of Electrical Power and Energy Systems (Elsevier), 79, 285–297, 2016.
  3. C.Bharatiraja, S.Jeevananthan, R.Latha, and V.Mohan, A Vector Selection Approach Based Hexagonal Hysteresis - Space Vector Current Controller for a Three Phase Diode Clamped MLI with Capacitor Voltage Balancing, IET Power Electronics, PEL-2015-0184.R2 (In press).
  4. S. Thamizharasan, J. Baskaran, S. Ramkumar and S. Jeevananthan, "A Carrierless PWM Strategy for Multilevel Inverters", IET Power Electronics, vol.8, no.10, pp. 2034–2043, 2015.
  5. V.Krishnakumar, V.Kamaraj and S.Jeevananthan, “Random Pulse Width Modulation Technique for Performance Improvement of Multilevel Inverter Brushless DC Motor Drive”, Australian Journal of Basic and Applied Sciences, Vol.9, no.16, pp. 162-171, Special 2015.
  6. V.Mohan, N.Stalin and S.Jeevananthan, “A Double Random Pulse Width Modulation Based on Discrete Carrier Frequencies and Random Pulse Position for Induction Motor Drives”, International Journal of Applied Engineering Research, Vol.10, No.51, pp. 479-484, 2015.
  7. Sridhar Ramasamy, Jeevananthan S, Dash S.S and Krishna Chaitanya, "A dodging algorithm to reconfigure photovoltaic array to negate partial shading effect", Progress In Photovoltaics: Research and Applications, 2015.
  8. S.Sangeetha and S. Jeevananthan, “Influence of crossover methods used by genetic algorithm-based heuristic to solve the selective harmonic equations (SHE) in multi-level voltage source inverter", Sadhana- Springer (Journal of Indian Academy of Sciences), vol.40, no.8, pp. 2389-2410, 2015.
  9. V.Viswanathan and S.Jeevananthan, “ A New Approach for Torque Ripple Reduction for Brushless DC Motor Based on Three-Level Neutral-Point-Clamped Inverter with DC-DC Converter”, IET Power Electronics, vol.8, no.1, pp. 47 - 55, 2015.
  10. R. Sridhar, S. Jeevananthan, S. S. Dash, and Kiran Vemula,” Investigation on a Modified 11-Level Cascaded Inverter Fed by Photovoltaic Array for Standalone Applications”, Journal of Solar Energy Engineering, vol.137, 021002-1 - 021002-7, 2015.
  11. R. Sridhar, S. Jeevananthan, S. S. Dash and N. T. Selvan, “Unified MPPT Controller for Partially Shaded Panels in a Photovoltaic Array”, International Journal of Automation and Computing, Vol.11, No.5, pp. 536-542, 2014.
  12. R. Sridhar, S. Jeevananthan, S. S. Dash and N. T. Selvan, “An Intelligent Differential Evolution based Maximum Power Point Tracking (MPPT) Technique for Partially Shaded Photo Voltaic (PV) Array”, International Journal on Advances in Soft Computing and Its Application, Vol.6, No.2, pp.1-16, 2014.
  13. C.Bharatiraja, S.Jeevananthan, and R.Latha, “FPGA based practical implementation of NPC-MLI with SVPWM for an autonomous operation PV system with capacitor balancing”, International Journal of Electrical Power and Energy Systems, Vol.61, No., pp.489–509, 2014.
  14. S.Sangeetha and S. Jeevananthan, “Neighbourhood Crossover Embroiled Binary GA Based SHEPWM for Seven Level MLI ", AMSE JOURNALS –2014-Series: Advances D; Vol. 19; N°1 ; pp 15-32.
  15. R. Sridhar, S. Jeevananthan, S. S. Dash and S.T. Michael, “Cost Effective Digital Signal Controller based Maximum Power Tracking Technique for Photovoltaic Power System”, International Journal of Control and Automation, Vol.7, No.6, pp.389-400, 2014.
  16. K.Ramash Kumar, S.Jeevananthan and S.Ramamurthy, “Improved Performance of the Positive Output Elementary Split Inductor-Type Boost Converter using Sliding Mode Controller plus Fuzzy Logic Controller”, WSEAS Transactions on Systems and Control, vol.9, pp.215-228, 2014.
  17. Sangeetha.S, and S.Jeevananthan, “Resultant Theory and Jenkins-Traub Algorithm Based SHEPWM using Assimilated Software Environment for a Seven Level VSI.”, Asian Power Electronic Journal, vol. 8, no.1, pp.1-9, 2014.
  18. S.Thamizharasan, J.Baskaran, S. Ramkumar and S.Jeevananthan, “Cross-switched multilevel inverter using auxiliary reverse-connected voltage sources”, IET Power Electronics, vo.7,no.6, pp. 1519 – 1526, 2014.
  19. C.Bharatiraja, S.Jeevananthan and S.S. Dash., “ Design And Validation Of Simple Space Vector PWM Scheme For Three-Level NPC– MLI With Investigation Of DC Link Imbalance Using FPGA -IP Core”, Journal of Electrical Engineering (JEE), 13(1) , pp. 48-53, 2013.
  20. C. Bharatiraja, S. Jeevananthan and S.S.Dash, “A Vector Selection Approach Based on Control Degree of Freedom to Provide DC-Link Voltage Balancing in Diode Clamped Multilevel Inverter “, International Review of Electrical Engineering (IREE), February 2013 Vol. 8, No.1, Part A.
  21. K. Ramash Kumar and S. Jeevananthan,” Design and Implementation of Reduced Order Sliding Mode Controller plus Proportional Double Integral Controller for Negative Output Elementary Super Lift Luo-Converter,” IET Power Electronics, pp.1-16, 2013.
  22. T.Suresh Padmanabham, M.Sudhakaran and S.Jeevananthan, “Novel Adaptive Control Scheme for Suppressing Input Current Harmonics in Three-phase AC Chopper”, International Review of Automatic Control (I.RE.A.CO), Vol.5,No.6, (ISSN 1974-6059), pp.783-789, November 2012.
  23. V.Viswanathan, and S.Jeevananthan, “A Novel Space-Vector Current Control Method for Commutation Torque Ripple Reduction of Brushless DC Motor Drive”, The Arabian Journal for Science and Engineering (Springer), Vol.38, No.10, pp.2773-2784, 2012.
  24. S. Thamizharasan, J. Baskaran, S. Ramkumar and S. Jeevananthan, “A new dual bridge multilevel dc-link inverter topology”, International Journal of Electrical Power and Energy Systems (Elsevier), 45, 376–383, 2012.
  25. K.Ramash Kumar and S.Jeevananthan, “Modelling and Implementation of Fixed Switching Frequency Sliding Mode Controller for Negative Output Elementary Super Lift Luo-Converter”, IET Power Electronics, vol.5, no.8, pp. 1593 - 1604, 2012.
  26. V. Mohan, J. Raja and S. Jeevananthan, “A Random PWM Scheme based on Coalescing the Pseudorandom Triangular Carrier and the Randomized Pulse Position for Voltage Source Inverters”, CiiT International Journal of Programmable Device Circuits and Systems, Vol.4, No.11, pp.570-574,July 2012.
  27. S.Jeevananthan, S.Paramasivam and S.Thamizharasan, “A novel invariable carrier frequency multi-level inverter PWM for balancing switching transitions and better distribution of harmonic power”, International Journal on Power Electronics (Inderscience), Vol.4, No.3, pp.290-301, 2012.
  28. S. Ramkumar, V. Kamaraj, S.Thamizharasan, and S. Jeevananthan, "A New Series Parallel Switched Multilevel DC-Link Inverter Topology", International Journal of Electrical Power and Energy Systems (Elsevier), vol.36, no.1, pp. 93-99, 2012.
  29. K.Ramash Kumar and S.Jeevananthan, “Analysis, design and implementation of hysteresis modulation sliding mode controller for negative output elementary boost converter”, International Journal on Electric Power Components and Systems (Taylor & Francis),Vol.40, no.3, pp. 292-311, 2012.
  30. V.Viswanathan, and S.Jeevananthan, “A New Approach of Minimizing Torque Ripple for Brushless DC Motor Using Current Controlled Space Vector Modulation Based Control Scheme,” International Review on Modelling and Simulations (I.RE.MO.S.), vol.4, no.6, December 2011
  31. K.Ramash Kumar and S.Jeevananthan, “Sliding Mode Control for Current Distribution Control in Paralleled Positive Output Elementary Super Lift Luo Converters”, Journal of Power Electronics, vol. 11, no.5-3, pp.639-654, 2011.
  32. V.Viswanathan and S.Jeevananthan, “A Novel Current Controlled Space Vector Modulation based Control Scheme for Reducing Torque Ripple in Brushless DC Drives” International Journal of Computer Applications ( IJCA), vol.28, no.2,pp.25-31, 2011.
  33. S. Ramkumar, V. Kamaraj, S.Thamizharasan, and S. Jeevananthan, “An FPGA based TRR Algorithm for Gating Pulse Generation to Power Converters” CiiT International Journal of Programmable Device Circuits and Systems, Print: ISSN 0974 – 973X & Online: ISSN 0974 – 9624. (IF 0.492).
  34. K. Ramash Kumar and S. Jeevananthan, “A Sliding Mode Control for Positive Output Elementary Luo Converter,” Journal of Electrical Engineering, Vol.10, No.4, pp. 115-127, December 2010.
  35. D.Anand and S.Jeevananthan, “Modelling and Analysis of Conducted EMI Emissions of a Single-phase PWM Inverters”, Asian Power Electronic Journal, vol.4, no.3, pp.103-108, December 2010.
  36. S.Ramkumar, V. Kamaraj, S.Thamizharasan and S. Jeevananthan, “A Power Quality Enhancement Strategy for AC Voltage Controllers” European Journal of Scientific Research, Vol.47, No. 2, December 2010.
  37. S.Ramkumar, V. Kamaraj, S.Thamizharasan and S. Jeevananthan, “A Power Quality Enhancement Strategy for AC Voltage Controllers” European Journal of Scientific Research, Vol.47, No. 2, December 2010.
  38. V.Mohan, J.Raja and S.Jeevananthan, “Frequency Domain Analysis of Adjustable Speed Drive Systems Based on Transfer Switching Function”, Asian Power Electronic Journal, vol.4, no.2, pp.64-68, August 2010.
  39. D.Anand and S.Jeevananthan, “Transient Response Based Model for Analysis of Conducted EMI Emissions in PWM Inverters” AMSE periodicals of Modeling, Measurement and Control – Series A, 2010.
  40. C.Bharatiraja, S.Jeevanandan and Pratik, “A System on Chip (Soc) - High-performance Power Drive Applications - SVPWM Based Voltage Source Inverter”, International Journal of Computer Applications, Vol.2, No.9, pp.42-47, June 2010.
  41. C.Bharatiraja, S.Jeevananthan and R.Latha, “A Novel Space Vector Pulse Width Based High Performance Variable Structure Direct Torque Control Evaluation of Induction Machine Drives”, International Journal of Computer Applications (0975–8887), Vol. 3, No.1, pp-33-38, June 2010.
  42. D.Anand, S.Jeevananthan, and S.Paramasivam, ‘A comparative performance evaluation of the conducted emissions in hard switched SPWM and HPWM inverters’, International Journal on Power Electronics (IJPELEC), Vol.2, No.3, pp.267–285, 2010.
  43. K. Ramash Kumar and S. Jeevananthan,” Hysteresis Modulation Based Sliding Mode Control for Positive Output Elementary Super Lift Luo Converter”, International Journal of Electrical and Electronics Engineering 2:3. pp 131-138, 2009.
  44. S.Ramkumar, S.Jeevananthan and V.Kamaraj, “Novel Amplitude Modulated Triangular Carrier Gain Linearization Technique for SPWM Inverter”, Serbian Journal of Electrical Engineering (SJEE), vol.6, no.2, pp.239-252, November, 2009.
  45. S Jeevananthan, R Nandhakumar and P Dananjayan, “Inverted sine carrier for fundamental fortification in PWM inverters and FPGA based implementations”, Serbian Journal of Electrical Engineering (SJEE), vol.4, no.2, 2007.
  46. S. Jeevananthan, P. Dananjayan, and R.Madhavan, “Novel single-phase to single-phase cycloconversion strategies: mathematical and Simulation studies”, International Journal of Power and Energy System (ACTA Press), vol.27, no.4, pp.414-424, 2007.
  47. S Jeevananthan, P Dananjayan and G Pavankumar,” Area Equalization PWM Techniques for Single-Phase Full Bridge Inverter with Fluctuating DC Input” ELEKTRIKA, Vol.9, No.1, pp.24-29, 2007.
  48. S. Jeevananthan, “Evolutionary Computing Based Area Integration PWM Technique for Multilevel Inverters”, Journal of Electrical Systems, Vol. 3, Issue 2, pp. 61-72 June 2007.
  49. S. Jeevananthan, P. Dananjayan, and G. Jaiganesh, “Conducted noise estimation in a single-phase full-bridge inverter for SPWN, HPWN, and TEHPWN methods through ICAP simulation”, AMSE periodicals of Modeling, Measurement and Control – Series A: Vol. 79, No.2, pp. 53-72, 2006.
  50. S. Jeevananthan, P. Dananjayan, and K. Murugesh Kumar, “Thermal equalization HPWM methods for full-bridge inverters and energy loss balancing through device priority swapping”, AMSE periodicals of Modeling, Measurement and Control – Series A: Vol. 79, No.2, pp. 35-52, 2006.
  51. S Jeevananthan, P Dananjayan, and S Venkatesan, “A Novel Modified Carrier PWM Switching Strategy for Single-Phase Full-Bridge Inverter”, Iranian Journal of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Summer Fall -Special Section on Power Engineering, Vol.4, No.2, pp.101-108, Tehran, Iran, 2005.
  52. S Jeevananthan, P.Dananjayan and A. Mohamed Asif Fisal, “A HPWM method for thermal management in a full-bridge inverter with loss estimation and electro-thermal simulation”, AMSE periodicals of Modeling, Measurement and Control – Series B: Vol. 73, No.6, pp.1-20, 2004.

National Journals:
  1. S Jeevananthan, S.Rakesh and P Dananjayan, "A Unified Time Ratio Recursion (TRR) Algorithm for SPWM and TEHPWM Methods: Digital Implementation and Mathematical Analysis", Technical Review-Journal of The Institution of Electronics and Telecommunication Engineers, vol.22, no.6, pp.423-442, Jan./Feb., 2006

International Conferences:
  1. S.Jeevananthan, D.Karthik, and S.Viswam, "Investigation on Input Power Factor in Power Conversion Systems and Influence of Topology", Proceedings of International Conference on Futuristic Trend in Electronics Engineering (ICFTEE’15),2015, Tamil nadu, India.
  2. V.Krishnakumar, V.Kamaraj, and S.Jeevananthan, "Random pulse width modulation for performance improvement of brushless DC motor drive”, Proceedings of IEEE 2nd International Conference on Electrical Energy Systems (ICEES), pp.157 – 163, 2014 .
  3. V.Viswanathan and S.Jeevananthan, " Novel space-vector current-control method for torque ripple reduction of brushless DC motor based on three-level neutral-point-clamped inverter,” Proceedings of International IEEE Conference on Green Computing Communication and Electrical Engineering (ICGCCEE),March, 2014, Coimbatore.
  4. V.Viswanathan and S.Jeevananthan, "Torque ripple comparison of a two-level and a three-level inverter fed brushless DC motor drives at different switching frequency,” Proceedings of International IEEE Conference on Green Computing Communication and Electrical Engineering (ICGCCEE), pp. 1- 4, March, 2014, Coimbatore.
  5. Hithu Anand and S. Jeevananthan, “Comparative Study on Hard and Soft Switched POESLL Converters with Design Procedure”, Proceedings of the IEEE Sponsored third International Conference on Computation of Power, Energy, Information and Communication (ICCPEIC’14), India, April 2014.
  6. V.Suba and S.Jeevananthan, “Investigation on Fundamental Fortification, Harmonic Distortion and Harmonic Spreading Effects of Modified Carrier and Reference Functions Based PWM Strategies in VSI Drives”, Proceedings of the IEEE Sponsored third International Conference on Computation of Power, Energy, Information and Communication (ICCPEIC’14), India, April 2014.
  7. L.Ananda Padmanaban, N.Umadevi, V.Kamaraj and S.Jeevananthan, ”A Simulation Study on Dimensional Dependency of Cogging Torque in Interior Rotor BLDC Motor”, Proceeding of IEEE International Conference on Research and Development prospects on Engineering and Technology (ICRDPET2013), March 29,30-2013, Vol. 2, pp.407-410, India.
  8. C.Bharatiraja, S.Jeevananthan, R.Palanisamy, and K.V.R.S.P. Rao, “Critical evaluation of SVPWM scheme for capacitor balancing in NPC-MLI”, Proceedings of 3rd IET International on Sustainable Energy and Intelligent Systems (SEISCON 2012), 2012.
  9. C.Bharathiraja, S.Jeevananthan, S.Vijayalakshmi, and SS.Dash, “A Modified SVPWM Algorithm Providing Solution to Capacitor Balancing Problem in Diode-Clamped MLI in the Entire Modulation Region”, Proceedings of the IASTED International Conference on Engineering and Applied Science (EAS 2012), pp.62-69, Paper no.-785-106, December 27-29, Colombo, Sri Lanka.
  10. R.Jayamala and S.Jeevananthan, “A Comparative Investigation of Psuedo Random Binary Sequence Triangular Carrier Based Space Vector Modulation Technique In Matrix Converter”, Proceedings of the IASTED International Conference on Engineering and Applied Science (EAS 2012), pp.181-187, Paper no.-785-055, December 27-29, Colombo, Sri Lanka.
  11. S.Thamizharasan, S.Ramkumar, J.Baskaran and S.Jeevananthan, “A Modular Multilevel Inverter with Cascaded Half Bridge Cells”, Proceedings of IEEE International Conference on Power Electronics, Drives and Energy Systems, December16-19, 2012, Bengaluru, India.
  12. V.Mohan, S.Jeevananthan and J.Raja, “An on-Line Adaptive Filtering For Selective Elimination of Dominant Harmonics From Line Currents of A VSI Fed Drive Using Recursive Least Square Algorithm”, Proceedings of IEEE International Conference on Advances in Engineering, Science and Management (ICAESM-12), EGS Pillay Engineering College, Nagapattinam, March-30-31., Volume-III, pp.773-xxx, Paper number:EE134, 2012.
  13. C.Bharatiraja, S.Jeevananthan and S.S.Dash., " A Space Vector Pulse Width Modulation Approach for DC Link Voltage Balancing in Diode-Clamped Multilevel Inverter”, Proceedings of International Conference on Conference on Modelling, Identification and Control (MIC2012) Hong Kong, China, vol.3, pp.133-140, 2012.
  14. R.Boopathi, P.Muthukumar, P.Melba Mary, and S.Jeevananthan, “Investigation on Harmonic Spreading Effect of SVPWM Switching Patterns in VSI fed AC Drives”, Proceedings of IEEE International Conference on Advances in Engineering, Science and Management (ICAESM-12), EGS Pillay Engineering College, Nagapattinam, March-30-31., Volume-III, pp.651-656, Paper number:EE111, 2012.
  15. C.Carunaiselvane and S.Jeevananthan, “Generalized Procedure for BLDC Motor Design and Substantiation in MagNet 7.1.1 Software”, Proceedings of International Conference on Computing, Electronics and Electrical Technologies [ICCEET], Paper ID:231, pp.18-25, 2012, Noorul Islam University, Thuckalay, India.
  16. C.Bharatiraja, S.Raghu, S.Jeevananthan, and R.Latha, "Simplified structure - A mapped space vector pulse width modulation for three level neutral point diode clamped multilevel inverter”, Proceedings of International Conference on Sustainable Energy and Intelligent Systems (SEISCON 2011), pp. 266 – 271, 2011.
  17. V Jayamala, S Ramasamy, and S.Jeevananthan, “Investigation of Pseudorandom Carrier Pulse Width Modulation Technique for Induction Motor Drives”, Proceedings of 2nd International Conference on Current Trends in Technology (NuCONE 2011), Paper ID:EE22, 8-10, December, 2011, Institute of Technology, Nirma University, Ahmedabad – 382481, Gujarat, INDIA.
  18. S.Sangeetha and S.Jeevananthan, “A Software Tool for Selective Harmonic Elimination in Multilevel Inverters Using Mathematica and Visual C++”, Proceedings of 2nd International Conference on Current Trends in Technology (NuCONE 2011), Paper ID:EE14, 8-10, December, 2011, Institute of Technology, Nirma University, Ahmedabad – 382481, Gujarat, INDIA.
  19. T. Suresh Padmanabhan, M.Sudhakaran and S.Jeevananthan,” Selective Current Harmonic Elimination in an AC Voltage Controller Drives System using LMS Algorithm”, Proceedings of 46th International Universities’ Power Engineering Conference (UPEC 2011), Paper-169, 5th-8th September 2011, South Westphalia University of Applied Sciences, Soest, Germany.
  20. V.Mohan, J.Raja, CH.Venkatesh and S.Jeevananthan,” Adaptive LMS Algorithm Based Input Current Harmonic Suppression in AC-DC-AC Drive with Either Constant Or Pulsed DC Link”, Proceedings of 46th International Universities’ Power Engineering Conference (UPEC 2011), Paper-168, 5th-8th September 2011, South Westphalia University of Applied Sciences, Soest, Germany.
  21. R.Sridhar , S.Jeevananthan, N.Thamizh Selvan and S.Ujith Chowdary, “Performance Improvement of a Photo Voltaic Array Using MPPT (P&O) Technique” Proceedings of International Conference on Communication, Control and Computing Technologies (ICCCCT-10), pp.191-195, St. Xavier's Catholic College of Engineering, Nagercoil, INDIA 2011.
  22. C.Bharatiraja, S.Raghu, S.Jeevananthan, and R.Latha, "Implementation of variable structure DTC-SVM based VVVF for an induction motor drive using FPGA-SPARTEN III”, Proceedings of International Conference on Sustainable Energy and Intelligent Systems (SEISCON 2011), pp.496 – 500, 2011
  23. K Ramash Kumar and S.Jeevananthan, “Design of Sliding Mode Control for Negative Output Elementary Super Lift Luo Converter Operated in Continuous Conduction Mode” Proceedings of International Conference on Communication, Control and Computing Technologies (ICCCCT-10), pp.138-148, St. Xavier's Catholic College of Engineering, Nagercoil, INDIA 2011.
  24. K Ramash Kumar and S.Jeevananthan, “Design of a Hybrid Posicast Control for a DC-DC Boost Converter Operated in Continuous Conduction Mode” Proceedings of International Conference on Emerging Trends in Electrical and Computer Technology (ICETECT 2011), pp.240-248, St. Xavier's Catholic College of Engineering, Nagercoil, INDIA 2011.
  25. C. Bharatiraja, S. Jeevananthan and S. S. Dash., “ Simplified structure - A mapped space vector pulse width modulation for three level neutral point diode clamped multilevel inverter”, Proceedings of International Conference on Sustainable Energy and Intelligent Systems (SEISCON 2011), Chennai, India, vol.2, pp. 266-271, 20-22 , 2011. (IET Xplore).
  26. V.Viswanathan and S.Jeevananthan, “Simulation of Electric Drives using VisSim Software: A Study on Toolbox Development”, Proceedings of International Conference on Intelligent Design and Analysis of Engineering Products, Systems and Computation (IDAPSC-10), Paper no.50, 9-10 July, 2010 Sri Krishna College of Engineering and Technology, Coimbatore, INDIA.
  27. V.Krishnakumar and S.Jeevananthan, “Modeling of Permanent Magnet Brushless dc motor and Implementation of Speed Controller”, Proceedings of International Conference on Intelligent Design and Analysis of Engineering Products, Systems and Computation (IDAPSC-10), Paper no.58, 9-10 July, 2010 Sri Krishna College of Engineering and Technology, Coimbatore, INDIA.
  28. A.Saraswathi and S.Jeevananthan, ”A Study of Chaotic Behavior of Current Controlled DC/DC Buck Converter in Continuous Conduction Mode”, Proceedings of International Conference Recent Advancements in Electrical Sciences (ICRAES’10), vol.1, pp.512-519, K.S.R. College of Engineering, Tiruchengode, Tamil nadu, India, Jan. 8-9, 2010.
  29. V.Mohan, J.Raja and S.Jeevananthan, “Chaos-Based PWM Strategies for Suppression of Harmonics in dc-ac Power Conversion”, Proceedings of International Conference Recent Advancements in Electrical Sciences (ICRAES’10), vol.1, pp. 536-546, K.S.R. College of Engineering, Tiruchengode, Tamil nadu, India, Jan. 8-9, 2010.
  30. S.Sangeetha, CH.Venkatesh and S.Jeevananthan, “Selective Current Harmonic Elimination in a Current Controlled DC-AC Inverter Drive System using LMS Algorithm”, Proceedings of International conference on Computer Application in Electrical Engineering Recent Advances (CERA-2009), paper no.:333, Indian Institute of Technology, ROORKEE, 19th to 21st Feb. 2010.
  31. K. Ramash Kumar and S. Jeevananthan, “Hysteresis Modulation Based Sliding Mode Control for Positive Output Elementary Cascade Boost Converter”, International Conference on Advances in Energy Conversion Technologies (ICAECT 2010), pp-512 – 519, January 7- 10, MIT, Manipal, India 2010.
  32. C.Bharatiraja, R.Latha, S.Abirami and S.Jeevananthan, “Novel Variable Structure Direct Torque Control for Sensorless Induction Machine Drives Using Right Aligned SVM Under Linear Modulation”, Proceedings of International Conference on Electrical Energy Systems and Power Electronics Economics (ICEESPEEE-2009), pp. 1298-1304, SRM University, Chennai, India, April 16-17, 2009.
  33. K.Krishnaram and S.Jeevananthan, “dsPIC30F4011 Based Gating Unit for Performance Phase Controlled Rectifier Systems”, Proceedings of International Conference on Electrical Energy Systems and Power Electronics Economics (ICEESPEEE-2009), pp. 1156-1161, SRM University, Chennai, India, April 16-17, 2009.
  34. R.Rajtilak, S.Ramkumar, V.Kamaraj and S.Jeevananthan, “GA Based Optimimization and Critical Evaluation SHE Methods for Three-level Inverter”, Proceedings of International Conference on Electrical Energy Systems and Power Electronics Economics (ICEESPEEE-2009), pp. 1138-1143, SRM University, Chennai, India, April 16-17, 2009.
  35. S.Jeevananthan, “Analysis and Simulation Study of Torque Ripple Reduction Techniques in BLDC motor”, Proceedings of International Conference on Energy and Environment (ENVIROENERGY 2009), March 19 - 21, 2009, Chandigarh, INDIA. Volume 39, pp.632-637, 2009, Hong Kong, on WASET website Proceedings, (ISSN: 2070-3740).
  36. R.Nandhakumar, and S.Jeevananthan, ”Inverted Sine Carrier Pulse Width Modulation for fundamental Fortification in dc-ac converters” Proceedings of 7th International Conference on Power Electronics and Drive Systems (PEDS2007), Bangkok, Thailand, pp.1028-1034, 27-30, November, 2007.
  37. S.Jeevananthan, R.Madhavan, T. Suresh Padmanabhan and P.Dananjayan, “State-of-the-art of Multi-Carrier Modulation Techniques for Seven Level Inverter: A Critical Evaluation and Novel Submissions based on Control Degree of Freedom” Proceedings of International Conference on Industrial Technology (ICIT06), Mumbai, India, pp.1269-1274, 15-17, December, 2006.
  38. S.Jeevananthan and P.Dananjayan, “Static Model Verification of IRF Power MOSFETs Using Fluke Temperature Probe (80T-150U) and Performance Comparison of TEHPWM Methods”, Proceedings of International Conference on Power Electronics and Drive Systems (PEDS2005), Kulala Lumpur, Malaysia, pp.1462-1467, Nov.28-Dec.1, 2005.
  39. S.Jeevananthan, P.Dananjayan and S.Venkatesan, “SPWM-An Analytical Characterization, and Performance Appraisal of Power Electronic Simulation Softwares”, Proceedings of International Conference on Power Electronics and Drive Systems (PEDS2005), Kulala Lumpur, Malaysia, pp.681-686, Nov.28-Dec.1, 2005.
  40. S. Jeevananthan, P.Dananjayan, and G.Jaiganesh,” Conducted Noise Disparity Study in SPWM and HPWM Inverters Using ICAP Software and Laboratory Corroboration”, Proceedings of International Conference of IEEE India Council (INDCON2005), IIT Madras, Chennai, India. pp.590-595, December 11-13, 2005.
  41. R.Vijayarajeswaran, S.Jeevananthan, R.Madhavan and S.P.Natarajan, ”Symmetry Cycloconversion Strategies – Simulation Study and TMS320F2407 Based Experimental Verification”, Proceedings of International Conference on Computer Applications in Electrical Engineering Recent Advances (CERA’05), Indian Institute of Technology, Roorkee, pp. 287-290, Sep.29-Oct.1, 2005.
  42. R.Vijayarajeswaran, S.Jeevananthan, R.Madhavan and S.P.Natarajan,” Novel Cycloconversion Strategies - Principles and Mathematical Characterization”, Proceedings of International Conference on Computer Applications in Electrical Engineering Recent Advances (CERA’05), Indian Institute of Technology, Roorkee, pp. 283-286, Sep.29-Oct.1, 2005.
  43. S.Jeevananthan, K.N.Senthilkumar, P.Dananjayan and B.H.S.Satheesh,” Digital Implementation Of Space Vector PWM Technique in Active Shunt Filter with Instantaneous Active and Reactive Power Control Algorithm and Comparison with Hysteresis and Triangular Modulation Schemes”, Proceedings of IEE (UK) International Conference on Energy, Information Technology and Power Sector (PETISCON-2005), pp. 277-280, Kolkata, India, Jan. 2005.
  44. S.Jeevananthan and P.Dananjayan, “Time shared cyclic switching method for high power three phase HPWM dc-ac converter,” Proceeding of IEEE Region Ten Conference TENCON2003, vol.4, pp.1498-1502, Bangalore, India, Oct. 2003.
  45. S Jeevananthan and P.Ajay D.Vimal Raj,” New Strategies For HPWM DC-AC Converter for Reduced Losses and THD and Random Switching Thermal Equalization”, Sixth International Power Engineering conference (IPEC 2003), Vol.1, 205-210, Singapore, 2003.
  46. S Jeevananthan, P.Ajay D.Vimal Raj and A. Ravikumar, “Simulation of Modified Inverter circuit for Harmonics and Switching Loss Minimization”, International seminar on simulation and modeling (DAMS 2003), Paper no. 59, CD-ROM, Coimbatore, India, January 5-6,2003.

National Conferences:
  1. R. Boopathi and S. Jeevananthan,, “Skill Sharing of MATLAB/Simulink Simulations for Power Electronics Models”, Proceedings of National Conference (NCES’12), RVS College of Engineering and Technology, 21 & 22 MARCH, 2012, Coimbatore-641402.
  2. Josby Neeralaakottil, Jaffer Moideen and S Jeevananthan, ”Development of GUI for Induction Motor Tets using MatLab” Proceedings of First International Conference on Industrial Technology (NCIT2010), pp.20, March 5-6, 2010, Department of Electronics and Instrumentation, Bannari Amman Institute of Technology, Sathyamanagalam, Tamilnadu-630401.
  3. Josby Neeralaakottil, Jaffer Moideen and S Jeevananthan, ”Creating Graphical User Interface for Performance Annalysis of Electrical Motors” Proceedings of First International Conference on Industrial Technology (NCIT2010), pp.59, March 5-6, 2010, Department of Electronics and Instrumentation, Bannari Amman Institute of Technology, Sathyamanagalam, Tamilnadu-630401.
  4. R.Rajtilak, S.Ramkumar, V.Kamaraj and S.Jeevananthan, “Application of genetic algorithm for harmonic optimization and voltage control for five level cascaded sources multilevel inverter”, Proceedings of National Conference on Power Electronics and Renewable Energy System (PEARES’09), March 19-21, 2009, SSN College of Engineering, Tamil Nadu.
  5. K.Krishnaram and S.Jeevananthan, “Gating unit for phase controlled rectifier systems using embedded PIC microcontroller”, Proceedings of National Conference on Electrical Emerging Technology (NCEET’09), Department of Electrical and Electronics Engineering, M.A.M College of Engineering, pp.67-73, 28th March, 2009, Siruganur, Trichirappalli- 621 105.
  6. S.Thamizharasan and S.Jeevananthan, “Critical evaluation of space vector switching patterns based on reference functions and switching loss factor”, Proceeding of National Conference on “Power Electronics, Drives and Energy Conversion Systems, pp.40-50, Annamalai University, Annamalai nagar, Tamilnadu, March 2008.
  7. S.Thamizharasan, S.Jeevananthan, and R.Rajtilak, “Corroboration of SHPWM techniques in seven level single phase cascaded sources inverter”, Proceedings on National Conference on Instrumentation Systems Measurment and Automation (CISMA’07), Pondicherry Engineering College, Pondicherry, February 2008.
  8. R.Nandhakumar, S.Vasanthakumar, S.Jeevananthan and P.Dananjayan, “Carrier Function Variations in SPWM Inverter and GUI Tool for Accurate Performance Analysis,” Proceeding of National Conference on Recent Trends in Electrical, Electronics and Computer Science Engineering, Jerusalem Engineering College (JCECON-06), Chennai, 2006.
  9. G Pavankumar, S Jeevananthan and P Dananjayan, “Frequency Domain Analysis of Adjustable Speed Drive Systems,” Proceeding of National Conference on Recent Trends in Electrical, Electronics and Computer Science Engineering, Jerusalem Engineering College (JCECON-06), Chennai, 2006.
  10. L. Manikanda Prabu R. Senthil Kumar and S. Jeevananthan, “Multi-carrier SPWM strategies and Evolutionary Programming Cuddled Subharmonic SPWM for Seven level Inverter,” Proceedings of IICA – 2006, pp. 335-343, CIT, Coimbatore, INDIA, Feb. 2006.
  11. R.Madhavan, S.Jeevananthan and J.Lakshmana perumal, ”A novel control technique for a single phase to single phase cycloconverter,” Proceedings of Second National Conference on Intelligent and Efficient Electrical Systems, page no. 247-250, PE-9, PSG College of Technology, Coimbatore, India June 2005.
  12. R.Madhavan, S.Jeevananthan and J.Lakshmana perumal,” Simulation of a single-phase cycloconverter for harmonic studies,” Proceedings of National Conference on Power Electronics and Drives, pp.26-31, March 2005. Karaikudi, India.
  13. G. Jayganesh, S. Venkatesan, S. Jeevananthan, and P.Dananjayan, ”Modelling and analysis of conducted EMI emissions of a single-phase PWM inverter”, Power Engineering Practices and Energy Management (PEPEM’05), pp. 454-459, Patiala, India.
  14. S.Rakesh, Sithifaridha Natchiyal, S.Jeevananthan and P.Dananjayan, ”Digital Harmonic Analyzer,” Proceedings of National Conference, Andal Alagar Engineering College, India, 2004.
  15. S.Jeevananthan, S. Venkatesan, S. Vijayasamundiswary and P.Dananjayan,” Harmonic spectrum analysis of high frequency series switching dc/ac converters”, Proceedings of 7Th ISTE Annual Convention and National Seminar-RAGAME’04, pp. 125-129, Nov. 2004, Pondicherry, India.
  16. S Jeevananthan, P.Dananjayan and K.N.Senthil Kumar,” Power Quality Solution Through Active Filtering and Simulink Implementation of SVM”, Proceedings of National Conference on Advancement in Electrical and Mechanical Engineering, 20th -21th February 2004, Villupuram, India.
  17. S Jeevananthan, P.Ajay D.Vimal Raj, K.N.Senthil Kumar and A.Ravi Kumar, “Quarter Wave Symmetry Cycloconversion (QWSC) – A Harmonics Minimization Strategy”, Proceedings of the national conference on Modern Electric Drives and Control, Annamalai Nagar, Tamil Nadu, India, pp. 95-102, March, 2003.
  18. S Jeevananthan, K Shezhian and V Parthiban,” Design of FPGA processor for Enhancing the performance of Variable Speed Drives by Implementing VHDL”, National Conference on Power Conversion and Industrial Control (PCIC 2003), N.S.S. College of Engineering, Palakkad, Kerala, India, January 3-4, 2003.
  19. S Jeevananthan, P.Ajay D.Vimal Raj, A. Ravikumar and B Hariram Selvamurugan sathesh, “A Step- Source PWM DC To AC Inverter with reduced Harmonic Distortion And Switching Losses”, National Conference on Power Conversion and Industrial Control (PCIC 2003), N.S.S. College of Engineering, Palakkad, Kerala, India, January 3-4, 2003.
  20. S Jeevananthan, P.Ajay D.Vimal Raj and G.Elumalai,” Power Transformer Testing”, Proceedings of National seminar on large power Transformers- Modern trends in application, Testing and condition monitoring, New Delhi, India.
  21. S Jeevananthan and P.Ajay D.Vimal Raj,” Artificial Intelligence based energy conservation system”, Proceedings of the national conference on recent trends in Electrical Energy Conservation and Management, Annamalai nagar, Tamil Nadu, India, March 2-3,2002, 90-97.
  22. S Jeevananthan, P.Ajay D.Vimal Raj and N.Arun, “ Accreditation – an Hall Mark in Technical education”, Proceedings of the National conference on Emerging Trends in Engineering Education, Aurangabad, Maharashtra, India, October, 25-26,47,79-80, 2002.
  23. S Jeevananthan, P.Ajay D.Vimal Raj and G.Elumalai,” Basic consideration for the grid operation from the point of good quality power”, Proceedings of the National seminar on grid operation and management, Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India, October 29-30, 2002.

Books :
  1. Co-authored a text book "Microprocessors and Interfacing-8086, 8051, 8096 and advanced processors", OXFORD UNIVERSITY PRESS, November, 2012. ISBN-0-19-807906-0
  2. Co-authored a text book "Microprocessor and Microcontrollers", OXFORD UNIVERSITY PRESS, November, 2010. ISBN-0-19-806647-3.
  3. Co-authored a text book "Power Electronics", SCITECH Publications (India) pvt. Ltd., August, 2008. ISBN-9788183711470.

Experience:
Professional Experience:
  1. Professor of Electrical and Electronics Engineering, Pondicherry Engineering College (January, 2015- till date)
  2. Associate Professor of Electrical and Electronics Engineering, Pondicherry Engineering College (January, 2012 –January, 2015)
  3. Assistant Professor of Electrical and Electronics Engineering, Pondicherry Engineering College (January, 2009 - January 2012)
  4. Senior Lecturer of Electrical and Electronics Engineering, Pondicherry Engineering College (January, 2006 - January, 2009)
  5. Lecturer of Electrical and Electronics Engineering, PondicherryEngineeringCollege (January, 2001 - January, 2006)

Other Experiences:
  1. Member - Centralized Admission Committee (CENTAC) - Pondicherry State Professional Courses Admission, Year 2001, 2002, 2003, 2004, 2005 and 2006.
  2. Assistant Proceeding officer, JET-Pondicherry Stste Professional Courses Joint Entrance Test 2004, 2006.

Projects and Research Guidance :
Areas of Research:
  1. Power Converters -Topologies and Pulse Width Modulation Techniques
  2. AC and Special Motor Drives
Funded Projects
Role : Joint Co-ordinator
Topic :Development of virtual laboratory for the Power Electronics ,Systems through Computer Simulation
Agency :AICTE, New Delhi
Amount :Rs.10 lakhs
Duration :Three Years
 
Role : Principle Investigator
Topic :CHESSBOT-A Chess playing Robot
Agency : DSTE, Pondicherry
Amount :Rs.40,000
Duration :One Year
Ph.D Guidance
  1. C.Bharatiraja, "Ingenious Space Vector PWM Schemes for Performance Enhancement of Three Phase Neutral Point Diode Clamped Multilevel Inverter Drives", SRM University, Chennai, India 2015.
  2. K. Ramash Kumar, " Performance Evaluation of Classical Controllers for Luo Family Converters", Jawaharlal Nehru Technological University Hyderabad, Hyderabad, India 2014.
M.Tech Project Guidance
  1. M.Sarath babu, "Sensorless Control of Z-Source Inverter fed BLDC Motor", May 2016
  2. K.Gayathri, "Matrix Converter Based AC-DC Power Conversion", May 2016
  3. D.Karthik, “ A Simplified Power Factor Correction Topology For Front End Rectifier”, May 2015.
  4. V.Suba, “Random Pulse Width Modulation Techniques For Multilevel Inverters”, May 2014.
  5. Hithu Anand, “Zero Voltage switching Pulse Width Modulated Super lift Luo Converter with Minimal Voltage Stress”, May 2014.
  6. L.Ananda Padmanaban, “Performance Enhanced Design for Permanent Magnet Brushless DC Motor Through Multi-objective Optimization”, May 2013.
  7. S.Viswam, “Selective Harmonics Elimination Method for Three-phase Multilevel Inverters Working with Equal, Unequal and Fluctuating DC sources”, May 2013.
  8. Carunaiselvane.C, "Design Variations in PMBLDC Motor for Reduced Cogging Torque", May 2012.
  9. R.Boopathi, "Enhancing the Spreading Effects of the Harmonic Spectrum in SVPWM Using Random Pulse Positioning Technique for Industrial Drives", May 2012.
  10. N.Veeramuthulingam, "Implementation of Artificial Neural Network Based SHE-PWM in FPGA for Voltage Source Inverter", May 2011.
  11. S.Ramasamy"Random Pulse Width Modulation For Voltage SourceInverter- A Critical Evaluation", May 2011.
  12. ChodapaneediVenkatesh, "Digital signal processing tool for selective harmonic elimination in power converters", May 2010.
  13. Rajthilak, "Application of AI Techniques for Harmonic Optimization and Voltage Control In CSMLDCL Multilevel Inverter", June 2009.
  14. Krishnaram, "dsPIC30F411 Based Gating Unit for Performance Enhanced Phased Controlled Rectifiers Systems", June 2009.
  15. M.Muralidaran, "Programmed Modulation Strategies for Performance Enhancement of AC-AC Converters", July 2008.
  16. Tamizharasan.S, "Comparison of Multilevel Inverter Configurations and Circuit Dependency of Control Strategies", June 2007.
  17. KanigiriDurgendra Kumar, "High Performance PWM Techniques-A Critical Evaluation", June 2007.
  18. Saikishore K., "Torque Ripple Reduction Techniques in BLDC Motor Drives", June 2007.
  19. R.Nandha Kumar, "Carrier and Reference Functions for PWM Inverter-Case study, Novel Suggestions and Digital Implementation," June 2006.
  20. PavanKumar,"A EST Based Feedback Control for PWM Inverter with Distorted DC Input Voltage and Frequency Domain Analysis," June 2006.
  21. VijayasamundiswaryS.,"Power MOSFET Electro-thermal Model for PWM Converters and TEHPWM Methods" June 2005.
  22. Jaiganesh G., "Single Phase Full-Bridge PWM Inverter - Modeling, Simulation and Laboratory of Conducted EMI," June 2005.
  23. Venkatesan S., "DC/AC Converter PWM Techniques-Mathematics, Hardware Testing and Novel Technique" June 2005.
  24. Mohamed AsifFisal A., "High Power Converters Reliability Enhancement", June 2004.
  25. Senthil Kumar K.N, "Hybrid Active Filtering for Highly Polluting Non-Linear Industrial Loads", June 2004.
  26. A.Ilayaraja, "HPWM dc-ac Converter for PV Application with Filter Passive Element Optimization", June 2004

Courses / Conferences Attended :
  1. Attended more than twenty AICTE/ISTE/TEQIP Sponsored FDPs/Trainings/Workshops
  2. Attended more than 30 National/International Conferences in India and Other Countries

Reviewer of the following Journals/Transactions:
Reviewer of the following:
  1. IEEE Transactions of Industrial Electronics
  2. IEEE Power Engineering Society (PES)
  3. AMSE Periodicals, France.
  4. Journal of The Society for Modeling and Simulation International
  5. International Journal of Power Electronics (IJPElec) Indescience Publishers
  6. Also Served as reviewer for about 25 International Conferences

Countries Visited:
Attented International Conferences and presented Technical Papers
  1. Singapore
  2. Malaysia
  3. Germany
  4. France
  5. Netherland
  6. Srilanka

Special Lectures Delivered:
Delivered technical talks/keynote addresses in the following topics
  1. Innovative PWM Strategies Applicable to VSI
  2. Effects of Harmonics in Rotary Machines
  3. MLI Topologies Review and Ingenious Proposals
  4. Torque Ripple Minimization Options in Special Electric motors and Implementations
  5. Pulse Width Modulation Schemes for Inverter with Fluctuating DC Input
  6. SHE-PWM for MLI

Courses Taught:
PG Level Courses:
  1. Analysis of Power Electronics Circuits
  2. Power Electronic Circuits and Systems
  3. Modern Power Electronic Converters
  4. DC Drives
  5. AC Drives
  6. Vector Controlled AC Drives
  7. Solid State Systems Laboratory
  8. Electrical Drives Laboratory

UG Level Courses :
  1. Basic Electrical and Electronics Engineering
  2. Electrical Machines - I
  3. Electrical Machines - II
  4. Power Electronics
  5. Solid State Drives
  6. High Voltage Engineering
  7. High Power Solid State Systems
  8. HVDC Transmission
  9. Personal Computer Systems
  10. Computer Architecture
  11. Electrical Machines Laboratory- I
  12. Electrical Machines Laboratory - II
  13. Power Electronics Laboratory

Testing and consultancy :
    Involved in testing of UPS for the following Industries
    1. Numeric Power Systems Ltd, Pondicherry
    2. Consul Consolidated Pvt Ltd, Chennai