Professor, Department of Power Engineering
Department of Power Engineering,
First Floor, Power Engineering Building,
Jadavpur University Salt Lake Campus,
LB-8,Sector 3, Salt Lake,
Kolkata 700098,
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Curriculum Vita


Ph.D. 2002 Jadavpur University
M.Tech 1992 IIT Kanpur
B.E.E. 1990 Jadavpur University

Teaching Experience (0)
Industrial Experience (0)
Field of Specialization
Distributed Real-time Systems, Power Plant Simulation & Control, Control & Instrumentation of Nuclear Systems
Courses Taught/Teaching
Introduction to Automatic Control
Sensors and Transducers
Power Plant Instrumentation and Control

Real-time Embedded Systems
Advanced Power Plant Control & Instrumentation
Reactor Control Engineering
Nonlinear & Adaptive Control
Distributed Real-time Systems
Cluster Computing
Research Area
Networked Control Systems
Distributed Real-time Simulation
Control of Nuclear Reactors
Industry & R&D: 5 yrs
Teaching: 13 yrs
Conference Papers Published (18)
Title of the paper Conference Year Role Vol Number-Page Name

L2 induced norm based pole placement controller for networked control system In Innovations in Electrical, Electronics, Instrumentation and Media Technology (ICEEIMT), 2017 2017 Author IEEE, 2017-32-37
Stability anlysis and controller synthesis of networked control system (NCS) with arbitrary packet drop-outs In Electronics and Communication Systems (ICECS), 2015 2nd International Conference on 2015 Author IEEE, 2015-217-222
Inverse optimal control formulation for guaranteed dominant pole placement with PI/PID controllers 2012 International Conference on Computer Communication and Informatics, ICCCI 2012 2012 Author -art. no. 6158899
Impact of fractional order integral performance indices in LQR based PID controller design via optimum selection of weighting matrices 2012 International Conference on Computer Communication and Informatics, ICCCI 2012 2012 Author -art. no. 6158892
Optimizing Continued Fraction Expansion Based IIR Realization of Fractional Order Differ-Integrators with Genetic Algorithm Proceedings of 2011 International Conference on Process Automation, Control and Computing, PACC 2011 2011 Author -art. no. 5979043
Journal Papers Published (22)
Title of the paper Journal of publication Year Role Vol Number-Page Name

An Interval Approach to Nonlinear Controller Design for Load-Following Operation of a Small Modular Pressurized Water Reactor IEEE Transactions on Nuclear Science 2017 Corresponding Author 64, no. 9-2474-2488
Controller design for Networked Control Systems-An approach based on L2 induced norm Nonlinear Analysis: Hybrid Systems 2016 Author 19-134-145
An interval approach for robust control of a large PHWR with PID controllers IEEE Transactions on Nuclear Science 2015 Corresponding Author 62, no. 1-281-292
Stability of Networked Control System (NCS) with discrete time-driven PID controllers Control Engineering Practice 2015 Corresponding Author 42-41-49
Networked control of a large pressurized heavy water reactor (PHWR) with discrete proportional-integral-derivative (PID) controllers IEEE Transactions on Nuclear Science 2013 Corresponding Author 60, no. 5-3879-3888
Books Published (1)
Book Title Publisher Name Year Role

MethWerk:Scalable Mesh-based Simulation on Clusters of SMPs, published as a book chapter in High Performance Computing in Science and Engineering, Garching 2004 Bode, A. & Durst, F.(Eds.), Springer Verlag 2004
Awarded By Award Name Year

DAAD-German Academic Exchange Service DAAD Research Ambassadorship 2010
DAAD-German Academic Exchange Service DAAD Visiting Professorship (DAAD Gastdozentur) 2009
DAAD-German Academic Exchange Service DAAD Visiting Professorship (DAAD Gastdozentur) 2006
KONWIHR Program of Bavarian Science Foundation Gastwissenschaftler, TU-Muenchen,Germany 2002
DAAD-German Academic Exchange Service DAAD Short term Fellowship 1999
Ph.D. Thesis Guidance (9)
Name Of The Scholar Title Of The Thesis Co-Superviser Status Year

Monotosh Das Complete
Suman Saha Complete
Tapan Kr. Ray Complete
Saptarshi Das Complete
Soumya Dasgupta Ongoing
M.Phil. Thesis Guidance (0)
MASTER Thesis Guidance (0)
Project Works (9)
Project Title Worked As Funding Agency Amount Duration Period Status

Development of discrete optimal controller for a load following pressurized water reactor (PWR) module Principal Investigator Board of Research in Nuclear Sciences(BRNS ) of the DAE, Govt. of India INR 24,93,700 2014 to  Ongoing
A joint exploratory study on the applicability of Networked Control Systems for critical Multivariable Systems Principal Investigator DST-NSF 2008 to 
Performance Monitoring of Large Distributed Systems using Mobile Software Agents Co-Investigator Department of Science and Technology, Govt. of India, under the DSTDAAD PPP Scheme 2 years 2004 to 2006 Complete
Development of a PC based Real-time Power Plant Simulator using Parallel Processing Technology Principle Investigator AICTE INR 0.5 Million 2yrs 1998 to 2000 Complete
Fault recovery for Numerical simulations on Clusters of Workstations/PCs Principle Investigator TU Muenchen, Germany Eur 4000 approx. 6months June 2003 to Dec.2003 Complete
Patents (0)
Collaborative Programs (2)
Program Name Name Of The Collaborator Year

Indo-Tunisian Bilateral Program Prof. Salem Hasnaoui,ENIT, Tunis,Tunisia 2009
DST-NSF Exploratory Visit Program Prof. M.Y. Chow, NCSU,USA 2008
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