Dr. M. Chakkarapani

Qualification : Ph.D.

Details of Educational Qualification:

Course Specialization Group College Name/University Year of Passing
Ph.D. Electrical and Electronics Engineering Electrical and Electronics Engineering National Institute of Technology, Tiruchirappalli-15, Tamilnadu 2017
M.Tech. Process Control & Instrumentation Engineering Process Control & Instrumentation Engineering National Institute of Technology, Tiruchirappalli-15, Tamilnadu 2010
B.Tech. Electrical & Electronics Engineering Electrical & Electronics Engineering National Institute of Technology, Tiruchirappalli-15, Tamilnadu 2008

Note : Students are advised to meet me in Room No : WB-116 at any time other than my class hours mentioned in the below timetable for any discussions related to the subjects & research.

My Schedule for 2019-20


List of Publications

S.No Title of the Paper Full Details of Journal Name / Conference Name, Volume number, page number, Date
1 Enhanced Power Output from the PV with Low Input Ripple DC-DC ConverterElectric Power Components and Systems, 0(0): 1–12, 2019 # 2019 Taylor & Francis Group
2 “Performance evaluation of Type-3 PLLs under wide variation in input voltage and frequency” IEEE Journal of Emerging and Selected Topics in Power Electronics, In IEEE Press (Early Access), 2017
3 “Fireworks Enriched P&O Algorithm for GMPPT and Detection of Partial Shading in PV Systems” IEEE Transactions on Power Electronics , vol.32, no.6, pp,4432 – 4443, June. 2017.
4 “A Hybrid Algorithm for Tracking of Global MPP based on Perturb and Observe and Particle Swarm Optimization with Reduced Power Oscillation in String Inverter” IEEE Transaction on Industrial Electronics vol.63, no.10, pp,6097 – 6106, Oct. 2016.
5 “A Method to Detect Photovoltaic Array Faults and Partial Shading in PV Systems” IEEE Journal of Photovoltaics vol.6, no.pp.5,1278 – 1285, July, 2016
6 “An Efficient Global MPPT technique for a Partially Shaded Photovoltaic String” IET Power Electronics vol.9, no.14, pp,2637 – 2644, June, 2016.
7 “Challenges in the Detection of Lineline Faults in PV Arrays due to Partial Shading” International Conference on Energy Efficient Technologies for Sustainability (ICEETS), 07-08 Apr 2016 , St.Xavier's Catholic College of Engineering, Nagercoil, India
8 “Dragonfly Algorithm Based Global Maximum Power Point Tracker for Photovoltaic Systems” International Conference on Swarm Intelligence, pp. 211-219, Springer International Publishing, Bali, Indonesia, June 25-30, 2016
9 “On the Issues in MPPT implementation for PV systems” International Conference on “21st Century Energy Needs – Materials, Systems and Applications 2016 (ICTFCEN-2016), IIT Kharagpur, 17th – 19th November 2016
10 “Degradation detection of PV arrays using Extremum-seeking control based MPPT”19th National Power Systems Conference NPSC-2016 ,IIT Bhubaneswar, 19th -21st,December 2016
11 “Decentralized Self- Tuning Fuzzy –PI Controllers for Heater - Mixer Setup” in proceedings of 2010 IEEE International Conference on Advances in Communication, Network and Computing, pg: 187-191, October 2010.
  • SOLAR & RENEWABLE EXPO 2017 Exhibition & Conference on Renewable Energies for a sustainable Future on 10th November 2017 at The Gateway Hotel, Vijayawada.