Web site of Prof.Panduranga Vittal K (K.P.Vittal)

Brief Profile 
Room no. 201, Dept. of Electrical & Electronics Engineering,
National Institute of Technology, Karnataka,
Srinivasnagar P.O., Mangalore, INDIA. Pin: 575 025

Phone: Office: 91-824-2473454, 
Fax: 91-824-2474039,
E-mail: vittal@nitk.edu.in
LinkedIn: in.linkedin.com/pub/dr-panduranga-vittal-k/19/541/43a
Google Scholar:  http://scholar.google.co.in/citations?user=8f4VmckAAAAJ&hl=en

Title: Professor

  • B.E. (BS) in Electrical & Electronics Engineering,Mysore University, Mysore, India, 1985.
  • M.E.(MS) in Applied Electronics, P.S.G. Tech., Coimbatore,India, 1989.
  • Ph. D. in Electrical & Electronics Engineering, N.I.T.K., Mangalore, India, 1999.
  • Fellow Institution of Engineers (India)
  • Chairman, Institution of Engineers (India), Mangalore Local Chapter.
  • Senior Member, IEEE
  • Executive Committee member, IEEE PES India Council Chapter, 2011-13, 2018-19
Research interests:
  • Power System Protection and Adaptive relaying
  • Transient behavioral modelling of power apparatus & FACT devices
  • Power apparatus Protection issues in Smart grid environment
  • Embedded system application to Energy systems
  • Development of digital instrumentation & controllers for energy management.

Current Research:
  • Investigations on protection techniques for DERs and Distribution system apparatus in Smart grid environments.
  • Power system relaying methodologies with the penetration of FACT devices.