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Dr. Rajeev Kumar Chauhan

Visiting Scientist, University of Manchester, UK

Former Chairman,
The Institution of Engineers (India)

Area of Interests :

  • DC Microgrid (Electrical Engineering)
  • Building Automation/Energy management
  • System Development and Integration
  • Weak Grid Integration of Renewables
  • Microgrid and Remote Grid Management
  • Power System Control
  • Microgrid Protection and Control
  • Smart Grid Control and Stability

Professional Membership :

  • Senior Member, The Institution of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), USA.
  • Member, ISA Automation Community
  • Member, International Association of Computer Science and Information Technology (IACSIT), Singapore.
  • Member, The International Association of Engineers (IAENG) Hong Kong.
  • Member, The Institution of Engineers (India)
  • Member, Institute of Doctors Engineers and Scientists (IDES).

 Visiting Scientist, Center for Electromechanics, University of Texas at Austin, USA from 01 July '14 to 21 Oct '14
 Member, International Association of Computer Science and Information Technology (IACSIT), Singapore.
 2nd Prize (Category ENERY), IAS CMD Humanitarian Project Contest 2017.
 POSOCO Power System Award, 2017 (PPSA-2017).

Publication Details (33) :

  • Refereed Journals : 15
  • Conferences /Seminars : 17
  • Technical Reports : 01
  • Invited Talks : 03
  • Patent: 01 (Published)

Books :

  • Distributed Energy Resources in Microgrids, Elsevier (in Progress)
  • Book Chapters: 05
  • Sponsored Projects :
  • Project Proposal Submitted: 01
  • Project Supervised :
  • B.Tech. 03 (03 completed, 0 in progress)

  • Ph. D.: School of Computing and Electrical Engineering, Indian Institute of Technology Mandi, 2017
  • Masters: Department of Control and Instrumentation Engineering, Dr. B. R. Ambedkar National Institute of Technology Jalandhar, 2009.
  • Bachelors: Department of Electrical Engineering, The Institution of Engineers (India), 2007.

Research:

  1. K. Chauhan and R. K. Chauhan, "Optimization of Grid Energy using Demand and Source Side Management for DC Microgrid," Journal of Renewable and Sustainable Energy, vol. 9, pp. 035101-15, May 2017.
  2. R. K. Chauhan, B. S. Rajpurohit, S. N. Singh and F. M. Gonzalez-Longatt, "Real time energy management system for smart buildings to minimize the electricity bill," International Journal of Emerging Electric Power Systems, vol. 18, no.3, June 2017
  3. R. K. Chauhan, C. Phurailatpam, B. S. Rajpurohit, F. M. Gonzalez-Longatt, and S. N. Singh, "Demand Side Management System for Autonomous DC Microgrid," Technology and Economics of Smart Grids and Sustainable Energy, Springer, vol.2, no.4, pp.1-11, February 2017.
  4. R. K. Chauhan, B. S. Rajpurohit, S. N. Singh, and F. M. Gonzalez-Longatt, "Intelligent Energy Management System for PV-Battery-based Microgrids in Future DC Homes," International Journal of Emerging Electric Power Systems, vol. 17, no. 2, pp. 173-189, April 2016.
  5. R. K. Chauhan, B. S. Rajpurohit, R. E. Hebner, S. N. Singh, and F. M. Gonzalez-Longatt, "Voltage Standardization of DC Distribution System for Residential Buildings," Journal of Clean Energy Technologies, vol. 4, no. 3, pp. 167-172, May 2016.
  6. C. Phurailatpam, R. K. Chauhan, B. S. Rajpurohit, F. M. Gonzalez-Longatt, and S.N. Singh, "Demand Side Management System for Island DC Microgrid for Future Buildings," in Proc. IEEE International Conference on Sustainable Green Buildings and Communities, IIT Madras, India, pp.1-6, Dec.18-20, 2016.
  7. R. K. Chauhan, B. S. Rajpurohit, and L. Wang, "A Simple Approach Fault Identification and Localization in DC Microgrid," in Proc. IEEE, Seventh India International Conference on Power Electronics, Thapar University Patiala, pp.1-6, Nov. 17-19, 2016.
  8. R. K. Chauhan, B. S. Rajpurohit, R. E. Hebner, S.N. Singh and F.M.G. Longatt, "Design and Analysis of PID and Fuzzy-PID Controller for Voltage Control of DC Microgrid," in Proc. IEEE PES Innovative Smart Grid Technologies (ISGT) Asian Conference, Bangkok, pp.1-6, Nov. 04-06, 2015.
  9. K. Chauhan, M.L. Dewal, R.K. Chauhan and Manojkumar Rohit, "Regurgitation Area Segmentation using the Particle Swarm Optimization and Multilevel Threshold Selection," in Proc. 5th International Conference on Networking and Information Technology (ICNIT), IACSIT Singapore, Nov. 21-23, 2014.
  10. R. K. Chauhan, B. S. Rajpurohit, S. N. Singh and F. M. Gonzalez-Longatt, "DC Grid Interconnection for Conversion Losses and Cost Optimization," Renewable Energy Integration: Challenges and Solutions, Springer book, pp 327-345, Sep. 2013.
  11. R. K. Chauhan, B. S. Rajpurohit, "DC Distribution System for energy efficient buildings," in Proc. IEEE, 18th National Power System Conference, IIT Guwhati, India, pp.1-6, Dec. 18-20, 2014.
  12. R. K. Chauhan, B. S. Rajpurohit, and N. M. Pindoriya, "DC power distribution system for rural applications" in Proc. 8th National conference on Indian energy sector, AMA, Ahmedabad, pp.108-112, Oct. 11-12, 2012.
  13. R. K. Chauhan, "Hacker tracking Security system for HMI," in Proc. International Conference on Methods and Models in Science and Technology (ICM2ST-11), AIP Conf. Proc. 1414, pp. 245-247, Nov. 2011.
  14. R. K. Chauhan, "Recent Advance in SCADA Alarm System," International Journal of Smart Home, SERSC: Science & Engineering Research Support Society, vol. 4, no. 4, pp. 1-10, Oct. 2010.
  15. R. K. Chauhan and M. L. Dewal, "Multi Supervisory Control And Data Display," International Journal of Computer Applications (IJCA), vol. 2, no. 1, pp.1-6, May 2010.
  16. R. Kumar, K. Chauhan, and M.L. Dewal, "Deployment of Electrical system by the integration of solar, wind and electrical power," International Journal of Advanced Engineering & Application (IJAEA), pp. 67-70, June 2010.
  17. R. K. Chauhan, K. Chauhan, and M. L. Dewal, "Intelligent SCADA System," International Journal on Power System Optimization and Control, vol.2, no.1, pp.143-149, 2010.
  18. R. K. Chauhan, "Electrical and wind energy co-ordination system for vehicles," in Proc. International Conference on Methods and Models in Science and Technology (ICM2ST-10), Conf. Proc. 1324, pp.140-144, Dec. 2010.
  19. R. K. Chauhan, K. Chauhan, and M. L. Dewal, "Security Threats to SCADA Systems," in Proc. International Conference on Biomedical Engineering and Assistive Technologies (BEATS), Dr. B. R. Ambedkar National Institute of Technology, Jalandhar, Punjab, pp.40, Dec. 17-19, 2010.
  20. R. K. Chauhan, K. Chauhan, and M. L. Dewal, "Automated pH Control of Water Distributed Systems" in Proc. 4th International Conference on Advanced Computing and Communication Technologies (ICACCT), Sponsored by IEEE, APIIT, SD India, pp.805-808, Oct.30, 2010.
  21. R. K. Chauhan, K. Chauhan, and M. L. Dewal, "Utility of SCADA in Power Generation and Distribution System," in Proc. IEEE 3rd International Conference on Computer Science and Information Technology (ICCSIT), Chengdu, China, pp.648-652, July 9-11, 2010.
  22. R. K. Chauhan, K. Chauhan, and M. L. Dewal, "Deployment of SCADA for Ring Main System based Power Supply," in Proc. International Multiconference on. Intelligent Systems & Nanotechnology (IISN), Institute of Science and Technology, Klawad, pp.410-413, February 26-28, 2010
  23. K. Chauhan, M. L. Dewal, R. K. Chauhan, "Analysis of Fingerprints based on Ridge Structure" in Proc. International Multiconference on. Intelligent Systems & Nanotechnology (IISN), Institute of Science and Technology, Klawad, pp.210-203, February 26-28, 2010.
  24. R. K. Chauhan, K. Chauhan, and M. L. Dewal, "Trends of SCADA in Process Control", in Proc. National Conference on Recent Advances in Electrical and Electronics Engineering (RAEEE), NIT Hamirpur, pp. 327-329, Dec. 23-24, 2009.
  25. R. K. Chauhan, K. Chauhan, and M. L. Dewal, "Implementation of an Intelligent System in Process Control", in Proc. National Conference on Trends in Instrumentation and Control Engineering (TICE), Thapar University, Patiala, pp.156-160, Oct. 28-29, 2009.
  26. K. Chauhan, M. L. Dewal, R. K. Chauhan, "Attacks on Finger Prints and Designing of a Virtual Security System with Consideration of these Problems", in Proc. National Conference on Trends in Instrumentation and Control Engineering (TICE), Thapar University, Patiala, pp.23-27, Oct. 28-29, 2009.

Experience:

  • Assistant Professor (Grade-III), Department of Electronic Instrumentation Engineering, Galgotias College of Engineering and Technology Greater Noida since July 31, 2017 to till date.
  • Visiting Scientist, Center for Electromechanics, University of Texas at Austin, USA from July 01, 2014 to October 21, 2014
  • Assistant Professor, Department of Electrical and Electronics Engineering, Roorkee Institute of Technology Roorkee, from February 07, 2011 to January 30, 2012.
  • Senior Lecturer, Department of Electrical Engineering, Galgotias College of Engineering and Technology Greater Noida since February 03, 2010 to March 01, 2011.
  • Lecturer, Department of Electrical and Electronics Engineering, Krishna Engineering College Mohan Nagar Ghaziabad from August 08, 2009 to February 02, 2010.
  • Chairman, All India Technicians Committee (AITC), The Institution of Engineers (India), 2006-2007.
  • Chairman, Delhi State Technicians Chapter Committee (DSTCC), The Institution of Engineers (India), 2006-2007.
  • Technical Convenor, Delhi State Technicians Chapter Committee (DSTCC), The Institution of Engineers (India), 2005-2006.
  • "Potential of Green Energy and DC Microgrid in India" A Seminar on Potential of Green Energy in India and Its Harnessing Plan, organized by The Institution of Engineers (India) in Lucknow, July 23, 2017.
  • "DC Microgrid: Real-Time Energy Management System," An International Workshop on Next Generation Active Distribution Networks to Empower Future Low-Carbon Indian Society, organized by IIT Mandi and IIT Kanpur, August 12-14, 2016.
  • "Energy Management System for DC Microgrid," Short term Course on Smart Micro-Grids for Autonomous Zero-Net Energy Buildings, organized by IIT Mandi and IIT Kanpur, Dec. 14-15, 2014.
  • TPC Member, The International Conference on Energy Engineering and Environmental Protection (EEEP-2017) will take place on December 15-17, 2017 in Guangzhou, China.
  • TPC Member, The 3rd International Conference on Advances in Energy Resources and Environment Engineering (ICAESEE-2017) will take place on December 8-10, 2017 in Harbin, China.

Dr. Rajeev Kumar Chauhan (M’10-SM’15) graduated in Electrical Engineering from The Institutions of Engineers (India). He received his M. Tech degree in Control and Instrumentation Engineering from Dr. B. R. Ambedkar National Institute of Technology Jalandhar, India and PhD from School of Computing and Electrical Engineering at Indian Institute of Technology Mandi, India. Presently he is working as Assistant Professor (Senior Grade) at the Galgotias College of Engineering and Technology Greater Noida, India. Dr. Chauhan received POSOCO Power system Award (PPSA-2017) and Best PhD Thesis Award to recognize and reward innovative technical research excellence in power system. He has also received 2nd prize (Category Energy) in IEEE IAS CMD Humanitarian project contest 2017 for his project DC Micro-grid for Residential Buildings. He also received Bhaskara Advanced Solar Energy (BASE-2014) Award, for his research proposal in the area of DC microgrid from Department of Science and Technology, Indo-US Science and Technology Forum, and Government of India. He is former Visiting Scientist (July 2014-Oct. 2014) in the Center for Electromechanics at the University of Texas at Austin, US. He was with Department of Electrical and Electronics engineering at Roorkee Institute of Technology Roorkee as Assistant Professor (2011-12). He has also worked as Senior Lecturer with Department of Control and Instrumentation Engineering, Galgotias College of engineering and technology Greater Noida (2010-11) and as a Lecturer with Department of Electrical and Electronics engineering at Krishna Engineering College Ghaziabad (2009-10). He has been author of 14 publications in international journals, 16 publications in conference proceedings, author of 05 book chapters, and presenter of more workshops and seminars. His research interests include DC micro-grid and grid integration of renewable energy sources, SCADA System, Industrial Automation and Control, Smart Grid. He is a senior member of Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), Member of the International Association of Engineers (IAENG) Hong Kong, International Association of Computer Science and Information Technology (ICASIT) Singapore, The Institution of Engineers (India), Institute of Doctors Engineers and Scientists (IDES). He is an Editor of Electronics Science Technology and Application, Member of Scientific Committee, International Engineering and Natural Science Conference (IENSC2018), held on November 14-17, 2018 in Diyarbakir, Turkey. TPC Member, The International Conference on Energy Engineering and Environmental Protection (EEEP2017) held on December 15th-17th, 2017 in Guangzhou, China. TPC Member, The 3rd International Conference on Advances in Energy Resources and Environment Engineering (ICAESEE 2017) held on December 8-10, 2017 in Harbin, China. Dr. Chauhan is a Reviewer for the IEEE Transaction on Sustainable Energy, the IEEE Transaction on Industrial Electronics, IEEE Systems Journal, IEEE Power and Energy Technology Systems Journal, Renewable & Sustainable Energy Reviews, Elsevier, Journal of The Institution of Engineers (India)-A Series and Member of the Reviewer board of Engineering Letters, International Association of Engineers (IAENG), Hong Kong. Also he is a reviewer of IEEE International Conference on Machine Learning and Cybernetics (ICMLC-2011), IEEE 9th International Colloquium on Signal Processing and its Application (CSPA-2013), PES General meeting (PESGM -2013-14-15-16-17).


  • POSOCO Power System Award (PPSA-2017), To recognize and reward innovative technical research excellence in power system, 2017.
  • AMTGP Travel Award, To attend the IEEE IAS Annual Meeting, 2017.
  • 2nd Prize (Category ENERY), IAS CMD Humanitarian Project Contest 2017.
  • ICTP Travel Support Award, To attend the workshop on entrepreneurship for scientists and engineers from developing countries, Trieste, Italy 2016.
  • Excellent Oral Presentation Award, 4th International Conference on Power and Energy System (ICPES), Singapore, 2014.
  • Bhaskara Advanced Solar Energy (BASE), The Indo-US Science and Technology Forum, Department of Science and Technology fourm, Government of India, 2014.
  • MHRD Fellowship during Ph.D, 2012