Assistant Professor


Office: Room C 319
Phone: +91 80 2293 2526
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Current Research areas

Power conversion systems for transportation electrification
DC microgrids
Differential power processing
Control and stability of power electronic systems

Educational History


  • Ph.D in Electrical Engineering, NC State University, USA, 2020.
  • M.E in Electrical Engineering, Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore India, 2013.
  • B.Tech in Electrical & Electronics Engineering, College of Engineering, Trivandrum, India, 2011.

Awards / Honours / Affiliations

  • Sri. C S Sreenivasan Endowment Fund Award, 2023-24
  • Honorable Mention Award in IEEE PELS-Google-Enphase-Princeton MagNet Challenge, 2023. 
  • Avadhesha Surolia Research and Innovation Award, 2023.
  • Elevated to ‘Senior Member’ Grade, IEEE, 2021.
  • ‘Outstanding Presentation Award’ in IEEE Applied Power Electronics Conference and Exposition (APEC), 2018.
  • ‘PhD. Fellowship’ by FORD Motor Company – Renewed annually during PhD tenure.
  • GE beliefs Champion Award’ for ‘Innovation and Technical Excellence’ by Electrical Technologies and Systems, General Electric Global Research Center, Bangalore, 2015.
  • ‘R. S. Varier Memorial Endowment’ by College of Engineering, Trivandrum Alumni Association. Awarded to three top ranking students of Electrical & Electronics in the final year B-Tech degree examination, 2011.
  • ‘Certificate of Merit for Academic Excellence’ by PTA, College of Engineering, Trivandrum, 2011.
  • 4th place (National level) and 1st place (State level) in the National Aerospace Olympiad conducted by ‘The Aeronautical Society of India’ (team event), 2007.