National Institute of Technology Durgapur

राष्ट्रीय प्रौद्योगिकी संस्थान दुर्गापुर

(An Institute of National Importance under Government of India, Ministry of Human Resource Development)
Mahatma Gandhi Avenue, Durgapur 713209, West Bengal, INDIA

Department of Electrical Engineering


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Dr. Tapas Kumar Saha

Associate Professor

PhD (Indian Institute of Technology Kharagpur, India)

M.E. (Jadavpur University, Kolkata, India)

B.E. (Jalpaiguri Government Engineering College, University of North Bengal, India)

E-mail: tapas.saha@ee.nitdgp.ac.in, tapassahanit@gmail.com


  • Education
  • Work Experience
  • Research
  • Projects
  • Publications
  • Teachings
  • Students
  • Contact

Education



  • PhD, Electrical Engineering (2009)
    Indian Institute of Technology Kharagpur, India.
  • M.E., Electrical Engineering (1997-1999)
    Jadavpur University, Kolkata, India.
  • B.E., Electrical Engineering (1993-1997)
    Jalpaiguri Government Engineering College, University of North Bengal, India.

Work Experiences



  • Associate Professor (16.11.2012-till date)
    Department of Electrical Engineering, NIT Durgapur, West Bengal, India.
  • Assistant Professor (17.04.2001-15.11.2012)
    Department of Electrical Engineering, NIT Durgapur, West Bengal, India.
  • Lecturer (10.09.1999-12.04.2001)
    Department of Electrical Engineering, The College of Engineering & Management, Kolaghat, India.

Reserach



  • Reserach Interest :

    1. Machine Drives
    2. Power Electronics
    3. Renewable Energy Sources

Projects



  1. Title:

  2. Development of DC electromagnetic levitation systems- suitable for specific industrial applications

    Sponsered By:

    DST, Govt of India

    Duration:

    3 years

    Status:

    Completed
  3. Title:

  4. Development of SIR Simulator

    Sponsered By:

    ALSTOM

    Duration:

    1 year

    Status:

    Completed
  5. Title:

  6. Project under “FIST Program”

    Sponsered By:

    DST, Govt of India

    Duration:

    5 years

    Status:

    Completed

Publications



Top 5 Journals


  1. T. K. Saha, and D. Kastha, "Design Optimization and Dynamic Performance Analysis of a Stand-Alone Hybrid Wind–Diesel Electrical Power Generation System”, IEEE Transaction on Energy Conversion, Vol. 25 Issue 4, PP 1209-1217, Dec, 2010.

  2. T. K. Saha, D. P. Bagarty, and D. Kastha, “Effect of wind speed and load power factor variation on optimal sizing of the machine and converters for double output induction generator based stand-alone wind energy conversion systems,” Journal of Renewable and Sustainable Energy (A I P), First Page 013014, Feb, 2009.

  3. Nayan Kumar, Tapas Kumar Saha, JayatiDey, “Sliding Mode Control (SMC) of PWM DualInverter Based Grid Connected PV System: Modelling and Performance analysis,” IEEE Journal of Emerging and Selected Topics in Power Electronics, Year: 2015, Volume: PP, Issue: 99.IEEE Early Access Articles.

  4. Nayan Kumar, Tapas Kumar Saha, Jayati Dey, “Modeling, control and analysis of cascaded inverter basedgrid-connected photovoltaic system,” Electrical Power and Energy Systems-Elsevier, 78 (2016) PP 165–173, 2016.

  5. M. K. Sarkar, S. Banerjee, T. K. Saha andS. P. Ghoshal, "Implementation of GSA Based Optimal Lead-Lead Controller for Stabilization and Performance Enhancement of a DC Electromagnetic Levitation System”, Journal of Control Engineering and Applied Informatics, Vol. 15, No. 3, pp-11-20, 2013.

Top 5 Conference


  1. M. K. Sarkar, S. Banerjee, T. K. Saha andS. P. Ghoshal, "Implementation of GSA Based Optimal Lead-Lead Controller for Stabilization and Performance Enhancement of a DC Electromagnetic Levitation System”, Journal of Control Engineering and Applied Informatics, Vol. 15, No. 3, pp-11-20, 2013.

  2. Tapas Kumar Saha, and D. Kastha, “Performance analysis of optimally operated DOIG based stand-alone wind power generation system at different sites,” Proceedings of IEEE International Conference on Industrial Technology (ICIT), PP : 1885 - 1890,Dec, 2006.

  3. Nayan Kumar, Tapas Kumar Saha, Jayati Dey, and J. C. Barman “Modelling, Control, and Performance Study ofCascaded Inverter Based Grid Connected PV System,” Proceedings of IEEE International Renewable Energy Congress (IREC), Pages: 1 - 6, March, 2015.

  4. Nayan Kumar, Tapas Kumar Saha, JayatiDey, “Cascaded Two Level Inverter Based Grid ConnectedPhotovoltaic System: Modelling and Control,” Proceedings of IEEE International Conference on Industrial Technology (ICIT), PP :468–473,Feb 2014.

  5. Jayati Dey, Tapas Kumar Saha, “Design and Performance Analysis of Two degree-of-freedom (2 DOF) Control of DC-DC Boost Converter,” Proceedings of IEEE International Conference on Industrial Technology (ICIT), PP :493 - 498,February, 2013.

Teachings



Teachings for B.Tech students


Odd Semester

# Subject Code Subject Name Study Material
1 EE-504 Power Electronics

Even Semester

# Subject Code Subject Name Study Material
1 EE-810 Advanced Power Electronics
1 EE-838 Electrical Machine Drives

Teachings for M.Tech students


Odd Semester

# Subject Code Subject Name Study Material
1 EE-1011 Advanced Power Electronics

Even Semester

# Subject Code Subject Name Study Material
EE-2012 Advanced Machine Drives

Students



PhD Students


  1. Nayan Kumar
  2. Manoj Swargiary
  3. Rupa Mishra
  4. Sourav Ghosh
  5. Mrinal Kanti Sarkar

M.Tech Students


B.Tech Students


Contact



Dr. Tapas Kumar Saha

Associate Professor


Address :
Department of Electrical Engineering
Mahatma Gandhi Avenue,
National Institute of Technology Durgapur,
Durgapur,
West Bengal,
India – 713209


E-mail :
tapas.saha@ee.nitdgp.ac.in,
tapassahanit@gmail.com


Mobile :
+91 9434788171



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