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Name             :Dr.P.V.N.Prasad

Designation   :Professor

Department   :Electrical Engineering

Email ID         :pvnprasad@osmania.ac.in, polaki@rediffmail.com

Phone No      :(Off):040-27098628 

Educational Qualifications:

S. No.

Course

University

Institute

Year of Passing

Specialization

1.

B.Tech.

J.N.T.U

JNTU College of Engg., Hyd.

1983

Electrical & Electronics Engg.

2.

M.E

O.U

Univ. College of Engg., Hyd.

1986

Industrial Drives & Control

3.

Ph.D

O.U

Univ. College of Engg., Hyd.

2002

Electrical Engg.

Work Experience :

S.No.

Organization

Designation

Period

1.

 Kothagudem School of Mines, O.U

  Lecturer / Sr. Lecturer

1987 – 1995

2.

 Univ. College of Engg., O.U

  Asst. Professor

1995 – 1998

3.

 Univ. College of Engg., O.U

  Assoc. Professor

1998 – 2006

4.

 Univ. College of Engg., O.U

  Professor

              2006 –

 Research Publications:

  1. ‘Automation of Disconnecting Switches of a Radial Feeder Based on Reliability and Cost Indices’, INDICON 2011, December 2011, Hyderabad, E.Vidyasagar, P.V.N.Prasad
  2. ‘Power Quality Improvement of Distribution  System by Optimal Placement of Distributed Generators Using GA and NN’, International Conference on Soft Computing and Problem Solving’, SocPros 2011, December 2011, IIT Roorkee, S.Chandrasekhar Reddy, P.V.N.Prasad
  3. ‘Reliability Improvement of a Radial Feeder Using  Multiple Fault Passage Indicators, 2nd International Conference on Advances in Energy Engineering (ICAEE 2011), December 2011, Bangkok, ScienceDirect, E.Vidyasagar, P.V.N.Prasad, Ather Fatima
  4. ‘Direct Instantaneous Torque Control of 4 Phase 8/6 Switched Reluctance Motor’, International Journal of Power Electronics and Drive Systems, Vol. 1, No. 2, December 2011, P.Srinivas, P.V.N.Prasad
  5. ‘Closed Loop SPWM Control of 5-Level Multi-level Inverter fed 3 phase of Induction Motor Drive’, Eighth Control Instrumentation System Conference, CISCON 2011 (An International Conference), November 2011, Manipal, M.V.Subramaniam, P.V.N.Prasad
  6. ‘Comparative Performance Analysis of Hysteresis Current Control and Direct Torque Control of 4 Phase 8/6 Switched Reluctance Motor Drive’, Second International Conference on Control, Communication and Power Engineering 2011 - CCPE 2011, November 2011, Pune, P.Srinivas, P.V.N.Prasad
  7. ‘Selection of Disconnecting Switches of a Partially Automated Radial Feeder Based on Reliability Indices’, October 2011, IEEMA Journal, E.Vidyasagar, P.V.N.Prasad
  8. ‘Reliability Assessment of Radial Feeder for Different Automation Intensity Levels’ International Conference on IEEE Recent Advances in Intelligent Computational Systems, Trivandrum, September, 2011, E.Vidyasagar, P.V.N.Prasad
  9. ‘Reliability Evaluation of Automated Radial Distribution System’ 11th International Conference on Probabilistic Methods Applied to Power Systems, PMAPS, Singapore, June 2010, E.Vidyasagar, P.V.N.Prasad
  10. ‘Customer Outage Cost Evaluation in Electric Power Systems’, APRN Journal of Engineering and Applied Sciences, Vol. 5, No.8, August 2010, J.Manikya Rao, P.V.N.Prasad, G.Tulasi Ramdas
  11. ‘Dynamic Simulation of a Permanent Magnet Motor with Sinusoidal and Trapezoidal Excitation’, ‘International Journal of Engineering Research and Industrial Applications’, Vol. 3, No. III, 2010, M.V.Ramana Rao, P.V.N.Prasad
  12.  ‘Cost-Worth Assessment of Automated Radial Distribution System Based on Reliability’, International Journal of Engineering Science and Technology, Vol. 2, November 2010, E.Vidyasagar, P.V.N.Prasad
  13. ‘Reliability Evaluation of Radial Feeder Using Two Stage Restoration Strategy’, 16th National Power Systems Conference, Department of Electrical Engg., Osmania University, Hyderabad, December 2010, E.Vidya Sagar, P.V.N.Prasad
  14. ‘Random Movement of Particle Trajectories in a 3-phase Common Enclosure GIB with and without Coated Electrodes’, 16th National Power Systems Conference, Department of Electrical Engg., Osmania University, Hyderabad, December 2010, P.Pardhasaradhi, J.Amarnath, P.V.N.Prasad
  15. ‘Performance Analysis of 8/6 Switched Reluctance Motor with PI Controller and Fuzzy Logic Controller for Different Loads at Constant Dwell Angles’, PEDES 2010, IIT, Delhi, December 2010, P.Srinivas, P.V.N.Prasad
  16. ‘Comparative Performance Analysis of Switched Reluctance Motor (SRM) Drive with Single Phase Excitation and Two Phase Excitation’, Journal of Current Sciences, India, 14(1): pp: 323 – 334, March 2009, P.Srinivas, P.V.N.Prasad
  17.  ‘Reliability Assessment of Secondary Distribution Configurations’,  i-manager’s Journal on Electrical Engineering, ISSN: 0973- 2632, Vol. 2, No. 4, April – June 2009, E.Vidya Sagar, P.V.N.Prasad
  18.  ‘Operation and Performance Analysis of DSP Based Sensor Controlled PMBLDC Drive’, International Journal of Engineering Research and Industrial Applications (IJERIA) , Vol. 2, No.III, May /June 2009, R.Somanatham, P.V.N.Prasad, A.D.Rajkumar
  19.  ‘Dynamic Performance of Switched Reluctance Motor (SRM) Drive for Different Loads’, International Journal of Engineering Research and Industrial Applications (IJERIA), Vol.2, No. III, pp 31-44, May / June 2009, P.Srinivas, P.V.N. Prasad
  20. ‘Reliability Assessment of Distribution System with Different Substation Configurations, International Journal of Electrical Engineering, International Research Publication House, Delhi, July /August 2009, E.Vidya Sagar, P.V.N.Prasad
  21. ‘Modeling, Analysis, Comparative Study and Dynamic Response of Stepper Motor’, International Journal of Engineering Research & Industrial Applications, ISSN 0974-1518, Vol. 2, No. VI, November / December 2009, E.V.Chandra Sekhara Rao, P.V.N.Prasad
  22. ‘Assessment of Reliability Indices in Electric Power Distribution Systems’, International Journal of Engg. Research & Industrial Applications (IJERIA), ISSN 0974-1518, Vol.2, No. VII, pp 447-459, December 2009, J.Manikya Rao, P.V.N.Prasad, G. Tulasiram Das
  23. ‘Multilevel Inverters for Drive Applications’, National Conference on Power Electronics & Drives, National Institute of Technology, Warangal, June 2008, M.V.Subramanyam, P.V.N.Prasad, B.V.Sanker Ram
  24. ‘Bi-Directional Neutral Point Clamped Adopted AC/DC Converter’,International Conference on Power System Analysis, Control and Optimization, PSACO-2008, Andhra University, Visahkapatnam, March 2008, M.V.Ramana Rao, P.V.N.Prasad
  25. ‘A Study on Optimal Age Replacement of Dozer Engines’, Proceedings of Annual Reliability and Maintainability Symposium, RAMS 2008, IEEE Reliability Society,    Las Vegas, U.S.A, January 2008, P.V.N.Prasad, K.R.M.Rao
  26. ‘Simulation of IGBT Inverter Fed Permanent Magnet Synchronous Motor Drive’, XXXI National Systems Conference, (NSC-2007), Manipal Institute of Technology, Manipal, & Systems Society of India, December 2007, M.V.Ramana Rao, P.V.N.Prasad
  27. ‘Reduction of Cogging Torque of PMBLDC Motor by Changes in Active Surface Area’,  IET-UK International Conference on Information and Communication Technology on Electrical Sciences, ICTES 2007, The Institution of Engineering & Technology, Chennai, December 2007, R.Somanatham, P. V. N. Prasad (2 Citations)
  28. ‘Effect of Mid-Frequency Resonance on Dynamic Response of Permanent Magnet Stepper Motor’, IET-UK International Conference on Information and Communication Technology on Electrical Sciences, ICTES 2007, The Institution of Engineering & Technology, Chennai, December 2007,           E. V. C. Sekhara Rao, P. V. N. Prasad
  29. ‘Voltage Control and Hysteresis Current Control of a 8/6 Switched Reluctance Motor’,  International Conference on Electrical Machines and Systems, ICEMS2007, Seoul, South Korea, October 2007, P.Srinivas, P.V.N.Prasad  (1 Citation)
  30. ‘Accurate Fault Location in Transmission Networks Using Limited Field Recorded Data for A Three Bus System’, International Conference on Modeling and Simulation, Coimbatore, August 2007, Ch.Sivakumar, A.V.R.S.Sarma,  P. V. N. Prasad
  31. ‘Wireless Speed Measurement and Control of Universal Motor by Using Microcontroller’, IEEE International Conference on Recent Advancement and Application of Computer in Electrical Engineering, RACE, Rajasthan, March 2007, G.Prasad, P.V.N.Prasad
  32. ‘Cluster Algorithm Based Restructuring of Low Voltage Distribution System for the Reduction of Losses’, IEEE International Conference on Recent Advancement and Application of Computer in Electrical Engineering, RACE, Rajasthan, March 2007, Ch.Sivakumar, A.V.R.S.Sarma,  P. V. N. Prasad
  33. ‘Comparative Study of Laminated Core Permanent Magnet Hybrid Stepping Motor with Soft Magnetic Composite Core Claw Pole Motor’, IEEE International Conference on Power Electronics, Drives and Energy Systems for Industrial Growth – 2006, PEDES-2006, IIT Delhi, New Delhi, December 2006, E. V Chandra Sekhara Rao, P. V. N. Prasad, G. Ravindranath
  34. ‘Adaptive Controller Design for Permanent Magnet Linear Synchronous Motor Control System’, IEEE International Conference on Power Electronics, Drives and Energy Systems for Industrial Growth – 2006, PEDES - 2006, IIT Delhi, New Delhi, December 2006, B.Srinivasu, P. V. N. Prasad, M.V.Ramana Rao (2 Citations)
  35. ‘Fuzzy Logic Based Control of Wind Turbine Driven Squirrel Cage Induction Generator Connected to Grid’, IEEE International Conference on Power Electronics, Drives and Energy Systems for Industrial Growth – 2006, PEDES - 2006, IIT Delhi, New Delhi, December 2006, Ch.Sivakumar, A.V.R.S.Sarma,  P. V. N. Prasad (1 Citation)
  36. ‘Reduction of Cogging Torque in PMBLDC Motor with Reduced Stator Tooth Width and Bifurcated Surface Area Using Finite Element Analysis’, IEEE International Conference on Power Electronics, Drives and Energy Systems for Industrial Growth – 2006, PEDES - 2006, IIT Delhi, New Delhi, December 2006, R.Somanatham, P. V. N. Prasad, A.D.Rajkumar
  37. ‘Simulation and Analysis of Sensorless Control of Permanent Magnet Brushless DC Motor’, National Conference on Recent Trends in Power Systems and Drives, IEEE sponsored NCRTPSD2006, S.S.N. College of Engineering, Anna University, Kalavakkam, Tamil Nadu, April 2006, R.Somanatham, P.V.N.Prasad, A.D.Rajkumar
  38. ‘Modeling and Analysis of Stepper Motor’, National Conference on Recent Trends in Power Systems and Drives, IEEE sponsored NCRTPSD2006, S.S.N. College of Engineering, Anna University, Kalavakkam, Tamil Nadu, April 2006, E.V.Chandrasekhara Rao, P.V.N.Prasad, D.V.M.Chary
  39. ‘Simulation of PMBLDC Motor with Sinusoidal Excitation using Trapezoidal Control Strategy’, 1st IEEE Conference on Industrial Electronics and Applications, ICIEA2006, Singapore, May 2006, R.Somanatham, P.V.N.Prasad, A.D.Rajkumar
  40. ‘Modelling and Simulation of Sensorless Control of PMBLDC Motor Using Zero Crossing Back e.m.f. Detection’, International Symposium on Power Electronics, Electrical Drives, Automation and Motion, SPEEDAM2006, Siciliy, Italy, May 2006, R.Somanatham, P.V.N.Prasad, A.D.Rajkumar      (7 Citations)
  41. ‘A Case Study on Availability and Sensitivity Analysis of Thermal Power Units’, Canadian Reliability and Maintainability Symposium, IEEE Reliability Society, Ottawa, Canada, October 2003, P.V.N.Prasad, K.R.M.Rao
  42. ‘Failure Analysis and Replacement Strategies of Distribution Transformers Using Proportional Hazard Modeling’, Proceedings of Annual Reliability and Maintainability Symposium, IEEE Reliability Society, Thampa, U.S.A, January 2003, P.V.N.Prasad, K.R.M.Rao  ( 7 Citations) 
  43. 'Repair and Cost Analysis of Power Transformers Using Parametric Proportional Hazard Modeling', Sixth International Conference on Engineering Design and Automation, Hawaii, U.S.A, August 2002, P.V.N.Prasad, K.R.M.Rao
  44. 'Maintenance Planning of Dozer Engines Using TTT Plots', Sixth International Conference on Engineering Design and Automation, Hawaii, U.S.A, August 2002, P.V.N.Prasad, K.R.M.Rao
  45. ‘Reliability Models of Repairable Systems Considering the Effect of Operating Conditions’, Proceedings of Annual Reliability and Maintainability Symposium, IEEE Reliability Society, Seattle, U.S.A, January 2002, P.V.N.Prasad, K.R.M.Rao  (16 Citations)
  46. 'Roof Fall Prediction and Safety Assessment in Underground Coal Mines Using Models of Reliability Engineering', Tenth International Symposium on Mine Planning and Equipment Selection, MPES, New Delhi, India, November 2001,  K.R.M.Rao, P.V.N.Prasad
  47. ‘Replacement Policies for Distribution Transformers Using Proportional Hazard Modeling’, Fifth International Conference on Engineering Design and Automation, Las Vegas, U.S.A, August 2001, P.V.N.Prasad, K.R.M.Rao
  48. 'Graphical Methods for Reliability of Repairable Equipment and Maintenance Planning', Annual Reliability and Maintainability Symposium, Philadelphia, IEEE Reliability Society, U.S.A, January 2001, K.R.M.Rao, P.V.N.Prasad (5 Citations)
  49. 'Availability, Sensitivity and Risk Assessments of Thermal Power Station', Conference on Quality & Reliable Power Supply to Industries & Major Cities in Developing Countries, The Institution of Engineers (India), Nagpur, October 2000, P.V.N.Prasad, K.R.M.Rao, A.Ramesh
  50.  ‘Maintenance Scheduling of Thermal Power Unit Using Proportional Hazard Modeling’, Sixth International Conference on Production Research, Special ICPR 2000, Bangkok, Thailand, August 2000, P.V.N.Prasad, K.R.M.Rao
  51. ‘Models for Plant Availability in Thermal Power Stations’,  Proceedings of 23rd National Systems Conference, Institute of Technology, Varanasi, December 1999, K.R.M.Rao, P.V.N.Prasad
  52. 'Models for Replacement and Overhaul of Repairable Equipments – Dozers in Open pit Mines – Case Studies', International Conference on Mining Machinery, MGMI, Calcutta, August 1999, K.R.M.Rao, P.V.N.Prasad 
  53. ‘Longwall Mining System Availability as a Stochastic Process’,  Platinum Jubilee Symposium on Productivity Improvement in Indian Mining Industry, Institute of Technology, Banaras Hindu University, Varanasi, January 1999, K.R.M.Rao, P.V.N.Prasad, A.Ramesh
  54. ‘Reliability of Repairable Systems - Graphical Analysis - Failure of Distribution Transformers - A Case Study’,  Institution of Engineers (India), AP State Centre, 61st Annual General Meeting, Hyderabad, November 1998, K.R.M.Rao, P.V.N.Prasad
  55. ‘Effectiveness in Maintenance through Reliability Centered Maintenance - Models for Replacement and Overhaul - Case Study’, National Conference on Quality and Reliability, J.C.College of Engineering, Mysore, June 1997, K.R.M.Rao, P.V.N.Prasad
  56. Availability and Maintenance Interval of Dozers in Open Cast Mines - A Case Study’, National Workshop on Total Quality Control and Management, KLE’s College of Engineering and Technology, Belgaum, March 1997, K.R.M.Rao, P.V.N.Prasad
  57. ‘Reliability Evaluation of Material Handling Equipments’, National Conference on Electric Drives & Control for Transport Systems, SATI, Bhopal, January 1997, K.R.M.Rao, P.V.N.Prasad
  58. ‘Graphical Analysis of Field Data for Repairable System in Dumpers’,  All India Seminar on Surface Transport Equipment and Haul Road in Mines, Institution of Engineers (India), Nagpur, October 1994, K.R.M.Rao, P.V.N.Prasad, K.Dileep Kumar
  59. ‘Availability Modeling of Material Handling System in Mines Using Network Reduction Techniques’  Seventh National Convention of Mining Engineers, Institution of Engineers (India), Hyderabad, February 1994, K.R.M.Rao, P.V.N.Prasad
  60. ‘Reliability, Availability and Production Delay Analysis of Longwall Mining Systems’, Journal of Institution of Engineers (India), May 1993, K.R.M.Rao, P.V.N.Prasad, A.V.Raghuram 
  61. ‘Reliability, Availability Models for Electric Rope Shovel Using Block Diagram Approach’,  National Conference on Quality and Reliability, Indian Institute of Technology, Mumbai, December 1990, K.R.M.Rao, P.V.N.Prasad
  62. ‘Solution of Real Roots of Cubic Equation’, Mathematics Today, October 1988, P.V.N.Prasad

Membership of Professional Societies:

Sl.No

Name of the Society

Membership Period

Membership No.

1.

  Institution of Engineers (India)

Life Member

  No. M /103769/7

2.

  Indian Society for Technical Education

Life Member

  No. LM 6577

      Sponsored Projects:

Sl.
No

Title of the Project

Name of Principle the Investigator

Names of the      Co-Investigator

Funding Agency

Amount
of Grant

Status

Period of Sanction

1.

Reliability  Analysis of Repairable Systems Using Proportional Hazard Model –    Some Case Studies

Dr.P.V.N.Prasad

-

UGC Minor  Research  Project

Rs.10,000

Completed

1999 - 2000

2.

IGBT Based DC & AC Drive Systems

Dr.R.Somanatham

Dr.P.V.N.Prasad

AICTE-TAPTEC Project

Rs.5,00,000

Completed

2003 - 2006

 Institutional / Administrative Experience:

Sl.No

Position held

Department / Section

Period

1.

  Director, Information Dissemination  Centre

  Univ. College of Engg.

  2011 -

2.

  Incharge, Diamond Jubilee Library

  Univ. College of Engg.

  2011 -

3.

  Head

  Electrical Engg., UCE,O.U

  2009 - 11

4.

  Additional Controller of Exams (EDP)

  Examination Branch, O.U

  2007 - 09

5.

  Chairman, Board of Studies (EE),

  Univ. College of Engg.

  2006 - 08

6.

  Chairman, Board of Studies (EE),

  Osmania University

  2004 - 06

7.

  Officer Incharge (Confidential)

  Exam Cell, Univ. College of Engg.

  2002 - 04

Awards / Achievements :

  • Awarded ‘Dr. Rajendera Prasad Memorial Prize’ by Institution of Engineers (India) in 1994
  • Included in ‘Marquis Who’s Who in the World’, 2010 Edition

Short Term Courses Attended:

  1. ‘NBA Accreditation Assessors Workshop’, JNTUH, Hyderabad, August 2009
  2. Learnability – Insights, Talent Transformation, Wipro Ltd., February 2009
  3. Real Time Digital Solutions (RTDS) Workshop, Central Power Research Institute, Banglore, January 2005
  4. ‘Digital Signal Processing and DSP Processors (Analog Devices)’, Department of Electronics & Communication Engineering, University College of Engineering, Osmania University, Hyderabad, November 2003
  5. Internal Quality Auditing, Centre for Electronics Test Engineering, Hyderabad, January 2002
  6. Neural Networks, Department of Electronics & Communication Engineering, University College of Engineering, Osmania University, Hyderabad, December 2001
  7. ‘Networking’, A.P State Council for Higher Education, Center for Distance Education, Osmania University, Hyderabad, September 2000
  8. ‘MS-IT Mentor Training Programme’, A.P State Council for Higher Education and Carneige Mellon University, Indian Institute of Information Technology, Hyderabad, June 2000
  9. ‘C++’, Department of Electronics & Communication Engineering, University College of Engineering, Osmania University, Hyderabad, June 1999
  10. ‘Programming in C’, Department of Electronics & Communication Engineering, University College of Engineering, Osmania University, Hyderabad, December 1998 / January 1999
  11. ‘Electrical Machinery’, IEEE Hyderabad Section, September 1998
  12. ‘Reliability, Availability and Maintainability Engineering in Manufacturing’, Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur, November 1997
  13. ‘Thyristor Drives’, College of Engineering, Anna University, Chennai, December 1988
  14. ‘Microprocessor Applications’, N.S.S. College of Engineering, Palghat, May 1988
  15. ‘Power Distribution Planning and Automation’, Department of Electrical Engineering, College of Engineering, Osmania University, Hyderabad, January December 1987 / January 1988.
  16. ‘Reliability Engineering’, Indian Institute of Technology, Mumbai, May 1987

 Conferences / Symposia Attended:

  1. 11th International Conference on Probabilistic Methods Applied to Power Systems, PMAPS, Singapore, June 2010
  2. Annual Reliability and Maintainability Symposium, RAMS 2008, IEEE Reliability Society, Las Vegas, U.S.A, January 2008
  3. International Symposium on Power Electronics, Electrical Drives, Automation and Motion, SPEEDAM2006, Siciliy, Italy, May 2006
  4. Conference on Quality & Reliable Power Supply to Industries & Major Cities in Developing Countries, The Institution of Engineers (India), Nagpur, October 2000
  5. Sixth International Conference on Production Research, Special ICPR 2000, Asian Institute of Technology, Bangkok, August 2000
  6. Institution of Engineers (India), AP State Centre, 61st Annual General Meeting, Hyderabad, November 1998
  7. National Conference on Quality and Reliability, I.I.T,  Mumbai, December 1990

Workshops / Events Organized:

  1. As Co-ordinator, conducted a Two-day Workshop on ‘Special Electrical Machines’ in April 2007
  2. As Chairman, conducted a Two day workshop on ‘Applications of Artificial Intelligence Techniques in Electrical Engineering’ in February 2009
  3. As Chairman, conducted a Two day workshop on "Power System Security"  in September 2009
  4. As Convener, conducted Diamond Jubilee Celebrations of the Dept. of Electrical Engg. in 2010 – 11
  5. As Member of Technical committee and Core Committee, conducted ‘National Power System Conference (NPSC 2010)’ in December 2010

Research Areas / Interests:

  • Special Electrical Machines
  • Electric Drives & Control
  • Reliability Engineering
  • Automation of Distribution System

Academic Positions in other Universities / Colleges:

  • Member, Board of Studies (EEE), Jawaharlal Nehru Technological University, Hyderabad
  • Member, R&D Advisory Board, Sreenidhi Institute of Science & Technology, JNTUH, Hyderabad
  • Member, Board of Studies (EEE), Bapatla Engineering College, Acharya Nagarjuna Univ., Guntur, A.P
  • Member, Board of Studies (EEE), Malla Reddy Engineering College, JNTUH, Hyderabad
  • Member, Board of Studies (EEE), GVP College of Engg., JNTUK, Visakhapatnam, A.P

 

 

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