Electrical and Electronics Engineering
The Department of Electrical and Electronics Engineering offers NBA accredited B.E. degree program in Electrical and Electronics Engineering, M.E. degree program in Power Electronics and Drives and Ph.D research program. The department is recognized as an approved research centre by Anna University since 2006. The broad area of research includes Power Systems, Power Electronics & Drives, Special Electrical Machines, Control & Dynamics, Renewable Energy Systems, High Voltage Engineering and Optimization techniques. The department is equipped with state-of-the-art laboratories like Advanced Power Electronics lab, Solar Energy Research Lab, High Voltage Lab and System Simulation Lab with licensed software like MATLAB, MagNet, Labview, PSpice, PSIM, PSCAD, Mipower, EMTP and Ansys.
The department has excellent track records in both research publications and research grants from reputed organizations , and there are currently over 6 active externally funded research projects and completed already 12 projects from various granting agencies. In the past five years, the department has successfully produced more than twenty Ph.D candidates.
The department has signed MoU with M/s. Danfoss Industries, M/s. Hibrise Technologies and has taken up research projects funded by AICTE, MNRE and NIWE. The Department has organized six International Conferences, seven National Conferences, seven Faculty Development Program sponsored by Anna University, three Short-term Training Program sponsored by AICTE, ISTE and many numbers of Workshops.