Dr. K. Sundareswaran


Dr. K. Sundareswaran



  • B.Tech. (Hons)
  • M.Tech. (Hons)
  • Ph.D.


  • Joined the EEE Department as Lecturer on 08 Nov. 1990, promoted as Asst. Professor on 24 June, 1998 ,as Professor on 23 April, 2007 and promoted as Professor(HAG) on 29th April,2019.

Research Work And Papers published

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Books published : “A Learner’s Guide to Fuzzy Logic Systems(Second Edition)”, CRC Press, 2019.

                                         "Elementary Concepts of Power Electronic Drives", CRC Press, 2019.

Google Scholar Link : https://scholar.google.co.in/citations?user=CjmDxkgAAAAJ&hl=en&oi=ao

Areas of Interest

  • Power Electronics
  • Biologically inspired optimization algorithms and applications in Electrical power engineering

Projects supervised

  • MHRD Sponsored Projects : 2
  • CPRI Sponsored Project : 1 (In Progress)
  • U.G. Projects : 15
  • P.G. Projects : 40
  • Ph.D's Supervised :
    N. Rajasekar Development and analysis of energy effecient speed control techniques for capacitor induction motor drives. 2007
    V.T. Sreedevi Performance enhancement of certain power electronic systems using optimization algorithms based on a colony of honeybees. 2009
    Bos Mathew Jos Development and analysis of novel starting methods for AC voltage controller fed induction motor. 2010
    V. Devi Application of biologically inspired optimization algorithms towards feedback controller design for buck and boost type dc-dc converters. 2012
    Srinivasa Rao Nayak P. Design, implementation and analysis of a few recently developed optimization algorithms for induction motor soft starting. 2014
    Sankar Peddapati Design, implementation and analysis of a few optimization algorithms for maximum power point tracking in pv systems under partial shaded conditions 2015
    Kevin A. K. Design, development and testing of solar photovoltaic power conversion systems for industrial applications 2016
    Vignesh Kumar V. Design and optimization of few population based optimization algorthims combined with pertub and observe method towards MPPT in PV systems 2017
    Thomas P. Rajan Industrial Applications of power electronics In Progress
    Manujith P. S. Electrical Power Engineering In Progress
    Satheesh Krishnan.G Electrical Power Engineering In Progress
    Gireesh V. Puthusserry Electrical Power Engineering In Progress
    T. Manikandan Power Electronics In Progress

Contact Address

Dr. K Sundareswaran
Professor HAG
Department of Electrical and Electronics Engineering
National Institute of Technology, Trichirapalli,
Tamil Nadu 620 015