Electrical & Instrumentation Engineering

Welcome to the website of the Electrical and Instrumentation Engineering Department, Thapar Institute of Engineering and Technology , Patiala.

EIED is accredited by NBA under TIER-1 program

The Department of Electrical and Instrumentation Engineering has been playing a vital role in producing scientists and technologists of highest caliber ever since it was established in the year 1956. The department runs two undergraduate programs, three post-graduate programs and Ph.D. program to cater to the ever challenging needs of technical excellence in all areas of electrical engineering. In addition to the strong undergraduate programs, the department has been playing a pioneering role in producing world class postgraduates and researchers. The infrastructure and lab facilities are upgraded from time to time and provide adequate opportunities for students and researchers to learn and innovate. The department has distinguished faculty, all holding degrees from renowned institutes in India and abroad. The department also undertakes many research projects sponsored by both the government and the industry.

Vision

To be a leading establishment excelling in higher education and research in the field of Electrical & Instrumentation Engineering to meet the aspirations of global community.

Mission

  • To have a scholarly and professional environment to make lasting contributions for the advancement of knowledge.
  • To be innovative, dynamic and flexible in devising academic programmes structures and mechanism.
  • To produce quality professionals having creative skills and ethical values.
  • To foster research and development for the benefit of society through continuous learning and innovation.

Departments Highlights/News

List Of Ongoing External Projects:-

S. No. Title of project Name Funding Agency Status Duration Amount
Rs.(lacs)

1.

Energy management of the smart home using cloud infrastructure- A utility perspective Dr. Neeraj Kumar
Dr. Mukesh Singh
Council of Scientific & Industrial Research

On going

April 2016-April 2019

21.00

2.

Smart demand response framework for load optimization in an electrical grid

Dr. S. K. Agarwal
Dr. Shalini Batra

Haryana State Council (DST)

On going

January 2017- December 2018

07.28

3

Electrical vehicle charging station as a voltage and frequency regulator, within the real time capability of EVs available, in presence of intermittent renewable energy sources Prof. Sukumar Mishra (Lead PI)
Dr. .Mukesh Singh (PI)
Dr. Neeraj Kumar (Co-PI)
Department of Science & Technology

On going

April 2016-March 2019

169.00

4.

Development of Full-Field Polarization -Sensitive Optical Coherence Tomography For Soft Biological Tissue Dr. Vishal Srivastava
Prof. Ravinder Agarwal
DST-SERB

On going

July 2017-July 2020

45.00

5.

Technical Education Quality Improvement Programme (TEQIP) (PHASE-II): Environment Management and Energy Management Dr. P. K. Bajpai,
Dr. Tejo Prakash,
Dr. Ravinder Agarwal,
Dr. Mandeep Singh, etc.

UGC

On going

2013-Till date

500

6.

Development of SEMG based exoskeleton knee Dr .Ravinder Agarwal,
Dr. Hardeep Singh
Department of Science & Technology

On going

August 2014-August 2017

37.24

7.

Development of Fatigue Detection System Dr. M.D.  Singh,
Dr. Mandeep Singh
DRDO-DIPAs

On going

March 2015-April 2017

09.99

8.

Development of wireless Embedded system  for Health Monitoring of ambulatory Subjects Dr. Mandeep Singh
Dr. M.D.  Singh
DRDO-DIPAs

On going

March 2015-April 2017

09.93

9.

Solution for rotation and translation in image based biometric systems for cloud applications Dr. Sunil Singla
Dr. Gagandeep Kaur
Ingenious Corporate Solutions Pvt. Ltd. Gurgaon

On going

April 2016-March 2018

05.00

10.

Brain Fingerprinting: Detection of physiological based concealed information in the brain of suspect using machine learning techniques Prof. Ravinder Agarwal
Dr. Saurabh Bhardwaj
DRDO-INMAS

On going

August 2016-April 2019

09.90

11.

Low-Complexity power-efficient reconfigurable implementation of fractional order filters for weak non-stationary biomedical signal processing applications Dr. Sanjay Kumar,
Dr. Alpana Agarwal,
Dr. Ravinder Agarwal
Department of Science & Technology

On going

September 2016- Sep 2019

53.95

12.

Development of diabetes and related disease identification system using iris and retinal images Prof. Ravinder Agarwal
Dr.Atul Bansal
GLA University

Completed

January 2017-Dec 2018

05.00

13.

CAQPIDS :Computer-aided quantitative phase imaging diagnosis system for the quality measurement of stored human red blood cells Dr. Vishal Srivastava DST-SERB

Completed

July 2017-July 2020

24.00

 

List Of Completed External Projects:-

S. No. Title of project Name Funding Agency Status Duration Amount
Rs.(lacs)

1.

Study and development of above elbow prosthetic arm Dr. Ravinder Agarwal Department of Science &Technology

Completed

January 2011-Jan 2014

26.60

2.

Particulate matter dose relationship with lung function efficiency of children during agriculture crop residue burning episodes Dr. Susheel Mittal
Dr. Ravinder Agarwal
Indian Council for Medical Research Completed March 2013-March 2017

42.35

 

List Of Internal Projects:-

S. No. Title of project Name Funding Agency Status Duration Amount
Rs.(lacs)

1.

Feasibility study of the probable location of photovoltaic system in Patiala distribution network considering smart grid environment Dr. .Mukesh Singh Thapar Institute of Engineering & Technology

On going

March 2015-Feburary 2017

05.00

2.

Application of neurofuzzy control in interconnected power system Dr. Surya Prakash Thapar Institute of Engineering & Technology

On going

April 2015-April 2017

04.20

3

Experimental studies on performance of z sources Converters Dr.  Santosh Sonar Thapar Institute of Engineering & Technology

On going

November 2015-October 2017

4.70

4.

Design and validation of a microgrid system for kashoud area at Himachal Pradesh Dr. Prasenjit Basak Thapar Institute of Engineering & Technology

On going

April 2016-April 2018

04.15

5.

Impact analysis of renewable energy sources on power system and energy market operations Dr. S. K. Aggarwal Thapar Institute of Engineering & Technology

On going

April 2017-March 2019

04.00

6.

Development and Testing of advanced control algorithms Dr. Swati Sondhi Thapar Institute of Engineering & Technology

On going

March 2017-February2019

05.00

7.

Modelling and Control of different type of inverted pendulums in the presence of uncertainties Dr. Vikram Thapar Institute of Engineering & Technology

On going

March 2017-February2019

03.00

8.

Process instrumentation of the States-of-the art Integrated Cooling System for Large Generators in Power Plants Dr. Gyan  Ranjan Biswal Thapar Institute of Engineering & Technology

Completed

July 2014-July 2016

04.85

 

Past Events

  • IEEE Power Electronics International Conference 2016