Prof. Niravkumar A. Chauhan

Designation : Assistant Professor
Experience : 8 Year 3 Month

Email Id : niravchauhan.elect@svitvasad.ac.in
Contact No :02692-274540-Extn: 244

Profile

Niravkumar A. Chauhan received Diploma in Electrical Engineering in 2008 from R.C.Technical Institute, Bachelor in Electrical Engineering Degree in 2011 from Charotar Institute of Science and Technology, Changa, Masters in Electrical Power System Engineering in 2013 from CHARUSAT University, Changa and pursuing PhD from Gujarat Technological University. He joined Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel Institute of Technology, Vasad and currently working as an Assistant professor in Electrical engineering department. He has more than 8 years of experience in teaching. His areas of interest include Power system stability, Electrical machines, Electrical Measurement, Industrial Instrumentation and Renewable energy. He has published/presented 06 research papers at National/International Journal/Conferences & He has attended 19 STTPs, Workshops and Seminars at various reputed institutes.

Current Activities:

Teaching courses at under graduate level & post graduate level.

Specialization Areas:

Power System

Subject Taught (UG):

Basics of Electrical Engineering, Circuit & Network, Basic Electronics, Electrical Measurement and Measuring Instruments, Electrical Circuit analysis, Switchgear and Protection, Power system planning and Design, Industrial Instrumentations, Electrical Power Utilization and Traction.

Qualifications:

Qualification Specialization University Passing year Class
Ph. D. (Pursuing) Electrical Engineering Gujarat Technological University, Ahmedabad -- -
M. Tech Electrical Power System Charusat University, Changa 2013 First Class
BE Electrical Engineering Gujarat university 2011 Distinction
Diploma Electrical Engineering Technical education board, Gandhinagar 2008 Distinction

My Experience

  • 02-02-2014 - Till Date
  • Assistant Professor
  • Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel Institute of Technology, Vasad

Achievements

    • Got 3rd Rank in B.E.-Semester-7 in 2010-2011 in CSPIT, Changa
    • Awarded Session’s Best Paper Presentation in 2nd International Conference on Advance Trends in Engg. & Technology (ICATET-2014) for the paper “Optimal Placement of “Phasor Measurement Unit in Smartgrid” at Arya College of Engineering & I.T., Jaipur (18-19 April 2014)
    • Awarded Session’s Best Paper Presentation in 2nd International Conference on Advance Trends in Engg. & Technology (ICATET-2014) for the paper “Interconnection of Grid and Distributed Generation unit each with Load Sharing Feature”at Arya College of Engineering & I.T., Jaipur (18-19 April 2014)
    • Secured “A” Grade in Faculty Development Program on Electric Vehicles at MNIT, Jaipur (28 May to 1 June 2018)

Publication

Research Paper Publication :

    • “Distributed Generation: Definition, Technology, Impact & Issues due to penetration”, National Conference on “Power systems, Embedded systems, Power electronics, Communication, Control & Instrumentation”-PEPCCI-2013, Sardar Vallabhbhai Institute of Technology, Vasad
    • “Optimal Placement of Phasor Measurement Unit in Smartgrid”, International Conference on Advance Trends on Engineering & Technology-ICATET-2014, Arya Institute of Engg & Technology, Jaipur
    • “Interconnection of Grid & Distributed generation with load sharing features”, International Conference on Advance Trends on Engineering & Technology-ICATET-2014, Arya Institute of Engg & Technology, Jaipur
    • “Improvement of Transient Stability of Power System by Placement of UPFC with POD Controller”, International Journal of Advance Engineering & Research Development, Volume 1, Issue 11, November-2014, Scientific Journal of Impact Factor: 3.134 ISSN (Print):2348-6406, ISSN (Online):2348-4470
    • “SSSC for Voltage Stability Enhancement Using Continuous Power Flow Method”, National Conference on Advancements in Electrical Engineering and Energy Sciences (AEEES - 2016), National Institute of Technology, Hamirpur
    • “Utility of Solar Electricity at Domestic level using Smartgrid”, International Journal of Innovative and Emerging Research in Engineering, Volume 4, Issue 1, 2017, e-ISSN: 2394 - 3343 p-ISSN: 2394 - 5494

Academic Activities

STTP/FDP/Workshop Attended :

    • Attended STTP of “MATLAB & SIMULINK” arranged by GTU at GEC, Surat.
    • Attended “Short course on computation technique on MATLAB” at IIT, Gandhinagar.
    • Attended STTP on Operation & Control Of Emerging Power System at CHARUSAT.
    • Attended Workshop on “Modern Trends in Power System Protection” at ADIT.
    • Attended Design Engineering Workshop at Ahmedabad.
    • Attended Workshop on “Human values in Engineering Science” at Bakrol.
    • Attended STTP Recent Trends in Electrical Power & Energy System sponsored by GUJCOST/DST Gandhinagar at SVIT, Vasad
    • An online STTP on MATLAB based teaching-learning in Mathematics, Science and Engineering, Ramrao Adik Inst.of Tech, Nerul, Navi Mumbai
    • Micro Grid, Electric Vehicles and Allied Areas, Kakatiya Institute of Technology & Science Warangal
    •  Recent Challenges in Power system at S.V.College of  Tirupathi, Adhrapradesh
    •  Inculcating Universal Human Values in Technical Education, All India Council for Technical Education, Nelson Mandela Marg Vasant Kunj, New Delhi
    • Universal Human Values Refresher 1 (English), All India Council for Technical Education, Nelson Mandela Marg Vasant Kunj, New Delhi
    • Nurturing Innovation and Start-up Ecosystem (NISE), Online Certificate Program to Nurture Innovation & Incubation manager (NISE)
    • Power System Engineering, Online Course_Week-12, NPTEL, SWAYAM portal (Secure- 92%)
    • Recent Advances in Transmission Insulator, Online Course_Week-4, NPTEL, SWAYAM portal (Secure- 63%)
    • Course on Coursera Electrical Vehicle and Mobility, Ecole des Ponts ParisTech
    • Course on Coursera Electric Industry Operations and Markets, Duke University
    • Course on Coursera Electrical Power System University at Buffalo and The State University of New York
    • Course on Coursera Electric Utilities Fundamentals and Future University of Colorado System and offered