PhD Scholars

Sachinkumar B Suthar

MTech: Indian Institute of Technology Gandhinagar

Research Interests: Peer-to-peer energy trading in smart grid​

Abhishek Tiwari

MTech: Maulana Azad National Institute of Technology, Bhopal

Research Interests: Automatic demand response in smart grid

Souvik Bera

MTech: Birla Institute of Technology, Mesra

Research Interests: Distributed energy resources management in distribution network

Divya Sharma

MTech: Malviya National Institute of Technology, Jaipur

Research Interests: Digital Modeling and Smart Energy Management of Multi-energy System​

MTech Students


BTech: National Institute of Technology Hamirpur

Research Interests: Peer-to-peer energy trading platform and cyber-physical distribution system analysis​

Bishal kumar Sah

BTech: Hajee Mohammad Danesh Science and Technology University, Bangladesh

Research Interests: Solar PV generation forecasting and energy management

Energy Assessment Team

Priyanka Srivastava

BE Mechanical, Energy Assessor



Rahul patel

BE Mechanical, Energy Assessor

BEE CEA-30215

Md Faizan

BE Electrical, Field Engineer

Abhaysingh Maurya

BE Electrical, Field Engineer

SAGAR Loriya

BE Mechanical, Field Engineer

Selvaganesh K

BE Mechanical, Field Engineer

Former Team Members

PhD Students

Dr. Poornachandratejasvi Laxman Bhattar

(Project Engineer, Hitachi Energy (IN OPC), Bengaluru)

Thesis – Vulnerability Assessment of Smart Grid with False Data Injection Attacks, November 2023

Dr. Rishabh Abhinav

(Senior Power Systems Consultant at
PSE2 Consulting | Renewable Energy and Electricity Markets | Bristol, UK)

Thesis – Grid-Integration of Large-Scale Wind Power Generation with Battery Energy Storage System, April 2021

Dr. P. Bala Sai Kiran

(Software Engineer at GE Vernova | Electricity Markets | Hyderabad)

Thesis – Development of Energy Management Frameworks for DER Integration in Distribution Networks, February 2021

Dr. Batchu Rajasekhar

(Lead Engineer at GE Vernova | Grid Automation | Hyderabad)

Thesis – Distributed Demand Response in Smart Grid: A Game-Theoretic and Machine Learning Approach, June 2020

Dr. Kalpesh A. Joshi

(Electrical Engineer at Powertech Inc | Substations Studies & Equipment Applications | British Columbia, Canada

Thesis – Analysis and Optimization of Distribution Networks with PV Generation and Battery Energy Storage System, Dec 2016

MTech Students

Yash Vardhan Omar

(Management Trainee at Atlas Copco, Pune)

Thesis – Optimal Power Procurement Strategy for Electricity Distribution Licensees: A Case Study, 2023

Jainendra Jain


Thesis – Blockchain-based Network Aware Peer-to-Peer Energy Trading Framework, 2021 [Received the Director’s Gold Medal in MTech Electrical Engineering (2021)]

Devesh Kumar

(System Engineer at TCS)

Thesis – Energy Management Platform for Cooling System: Case Studies, 2021

Satish Kumar Singh

(Sr. Hardware Engineer at Enphase Energy, Bengaluru)

Thesis- Energy Management Framework in Active Distribution Network, 2021

Priyanka Sharma

(Senior Analog Layout Engineer at Marvell Semiconductor, Bengaluru)

Thesis- Multi-objective Optimization based
Automated Demand Response
Model in Smart Distribution Grid, 2021

Anandsingh Chauhan

(Researcher at TCS Research, Mumbai)

Thesis – Peer to Peer Energy Trading Platform: Hardware and Software Integration, 2020 [Received the POSOCO Power System Award-2021]

Sachinkumar B Suthar

(pursuing PhD at IIT Gandhinagar)

Thesis – Optimal Operation of Grid-Tied Solar PV and Battery Energy Storage System: A Case Study, 2019  [Received the Director’s Gold Medal in MTech Electrical Engineering (2019)]

Payal V Dahiwale
(pursuing PhD at IIT Bombay)

Thesis- Fault Management Scheme for DC Microgrid, 2019

Vishal Kushwaha

(pursuing PhD at IISc Bangalore)

Thesis- Comparative Study of Forecast Models for Very Short-Term Solar Photovoltaic Power Generation Forecasting, 2018

Biswajeet Rout

(pursuing PhD at Kansas State University, USA)

Thesis- Analysis of Distribution Network with Solar PV and Electric Vehicle Integration, 2018

Shweta Dahale

(Lead Engineer at Eaton Research Labs, Colorado, USA)

Thesis- Adaptive Droop Control Strategy using Fuzzy Logic in DC Microgrid, 2018

Dhanapala Prudhviraj

(pursuing PhD at Kansas State University, USA)

Thesis- Energy Management of AC Microgrid: Deterministic and Stochastic Framework, 2018

Balveer Singh
(with Banas Dairy, Gujarat)

Thesis- Impact assessment of distributed solar PV integration in Low voltage unbalanced distribution network: A case study, 2018

G. Rakesh
(Scientific Officer – C at Kudankulam Nuclear power project, NPCIL, India)

Thesis- Simulation and experimental study of bidirectional AC-DC converter for hybrid microgrid application, 2016

Puchalapalli Sambasivaiah

(Completed PhD from IIT Delhi)

Thesis- Harmonics assessment of domestic and commercial loads and evaluation of control techniques for shunt active power filter, 2016 [Received the Director’s Gold Medal in MTech Electrical Engineering (2016)]

Arun Nair
(project engineer at Al Mostajed Technologies Co. LLC, UAE)

Thesis- Demand Response Algorithm Incorporating Electricity Market Prices for Residential Energy Management, 2014

Rohith Varier

(Associate Technical Director, Power Systems at Arcadis,  Hyderabad)

Thesis- A Novel Active Anti-Islanding Protection Scheme for Grid-Interactive Roof-Top Solar PV Systems, 2014

Sreejith R.

(R&D Engineer at Hitachi Energy, Chennai)

Thesis- Finite Control Set MPC based Distribution Static Synchronous Compensator (DSTATCOM) for Load Compensation, 2014

Rahul Anand Kaushik

(Electrical Engineer, Gujarat State Fertilizers & Chemicals Ltd (GSFC), Vadodara)

Thesis- Power Flow Management in Hybrid AC-DC Microgrid using Master-Slave Control Technique, 2014

Gaurav Kumar
(Assistant Electrical Engineer, North Bihar power distribution company)

Thesis – Outage Management System for Power Distribution System, 2014

Sherry Jain
Thesis – Least Distance Predictor Model for Short Term Load Forecasting, 2014