Dr. Manoranjan Sahoo

Dr. Manoranjan Sahoo

Qualification:

  1. Ph.D in Electrical Engineering, from IIT Hyderabad – 2017
  2. M.Tech in Power Electronics and Power System from IIT Hyderabad - 2015
  3. B. Tech in Electrical and Electronics Engineering from B.P.U.T Rourkela-2011

Work Experience:

  • Assistant Professor, Dept. of Electrical and Electronics Engineering, NIT Tiruchirappalli since 3rd MAY 2018
  • Assistant Professor, Dept. of Electrical Engineering, NIT Meghalaya from 4th JAN 2018 to 2nd MAY 2018

Honors and Awards:

  1. 2017 Excellence in Research-Indian Institute of Technology Hyderabad, India
  2. 2016 Excellence in Research-Indian Institute of Technology Hyderabad, India
  3. 2014 Best Paper Award- 2014 Ansys Convergence Conference, Bangalore, India

Areas of Interest:

  • Power electronics converter design
  • Single stage DC-AC converter
  • PWM inverter
  • Multilevel inverter
  • Induction motor drives
  • Power converter for Electric Vehicle Application

Course Taught :

PG Courses:

  • Power converter (EE651)
  • FACTS (EE661)
  • Power Electronic Drives (EE654)

UG Courses

  • Aircraft Electronics System (EEPE37/EEHO07)
  • Basics of Electrical and Electronics Engineering (EEIR11)
  • Electronics Devices (EEPC11)
  • Analog Electronic Circuits (EEPC14)

Publications:

International Journal

  1. M. Sahoo and S. Keerthipati, "A Three-Level LC-Switching-Based Voltage Boost NPC Inverter," in IEEE Transactions on Industrial Electronics, vol. 64, no. 4, pp. 2876-2883, April 2017.
  2. M. Sahoo and S. Keerthipati, "Fault tolerant three-level boost inverter with reduced source and LC count," in IET Power Electronics, vol. 11, no. 2, pp. 399-405, 2 20 2018.
  3. B. P. Reddy, M. Rao A, M. Sahoo and S. Keerthipati, "A Fault-Tolerant Multilevel Inverter for Improving the Performance of a Pole–Phase Modulated Nine-Phase Induction Motor Drive," in IEEE Transactions on Industrial Electronics, vol. 65, no. 2, pp. 1107-1116, Feb. 2018.

National/International Conferences

 

  1. Priyabrata Shaw, M Sahoo,“ Switched-Inductor Based High Voltage Gain Step-up DC-DC Converter for Photovoltaic Micro-Inverter Application”, IEEE International Conference INDICON-2018, 16-18 December 2018, Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham, Coimbatore, India, pp. 1-6.

  2. P Priyanka, M Sahoo,“ Current-fed Integrated Single-Input Multi-Output (SIMO) Switched Converter”, IEEE International Conference INDICON-2018, 16-18 December 2018, Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham, Coimbatore, India, pp. 1-6.

  3. Madhukar Rao A, M. Sahoo and Siva Kumar K, “A three phase five level inverter with fault tolerant and energy balancing capability for photovoltaic applications”, 2016 IEEE International Conference on Power Electronics, Drives and Energy Systems (PEDES), 2016, Trivandrum, India.

  4. M. Sahoo and Siva Kumar K, "A single source fed three level voltage boost NPC inverter with reduced LC count," IECON 2016 - 42nd Annual Conference of the IEEE Industrial Electronics Society, Florence, Italy, 2016, pp. 3190-3195.

  5. M. Sahoo, Siva Kumar K and Madhukar Rao Airineni, “A Three Level NPC LC-Switched Voltage Source Inverter”, 7th National Power electronics conference (NPEC), IIT Bombay, 2015, Dec.21-23.

  6. M. Sahoo, Siva Kumar K, “High Gain Step Up DC-DC Converter for DC Micro-Grid Application”, 7th International Conference IEEE ICIAFS, Sri Lanka, Dec 2014.

  7. M. Sahoo, Siva Kumar K, "Bidirectional switched boost converter for AC-DC hybrid microgrid," Applied Power Electronics Conference and Exposition (APEC), 2014 Twenty-Ninth Annual IEEE, vol., no., pp.2231,2236, 16-20 March 2014.

  8. Umesh B S, M. Sahoo, Siva Kumar K," Finite Element Analysis of a 15 phase induction Motor Drive with 1:5 speed ratio using pole phase modulation" at 2014 Ansys 2014 convergence conference, held on 9th May, 2014 at Bangalore, India.

  9. M. Sahoo, Sivakumar K, "Bidirectional Switched Boost Converter for three phase AC-DC hybrid Microgrid", 6th National Power Electronics Conference (NPEC), IIT Kanpur, 2013, December 20-23.

Ph.D. Guidance

Name of Scholar Area of Research Registered in Status Category Supervisors
Mr. Rage Ravitheja Single Stage Buck-Boost Multilevel Inverter July 2019 Ongoing Full time Guide: Dr. Manoranjan Sahoo
Co-guide: Dr. Karthik Thirumala

M.Tech. Guidance

Name of Student Project Title Passed out Year Status
Mr. Khetal Kumar Mistry Single Stage Buck-Boost Dual-Leg Switching Based Converter with Low THD and Single Variable Control July 2019 Placed in Renault Nissan Motors
Ms. Priyanka P Current-Fed Single-Input Multi-Output (SIMO) Switched Converter July 2019 Placed in Tata Motors
Mr. Irivinti Shiva Teja Design of an Active Bridge Based Multi-port Converter for Electric Vehicle Applications ongoing - -
Mr. Mappina Ravi Kumar Second Harmonic Current Injection in Modular Multilevel Inverter ongoing (with ABB, Chennai) - -

Additional Activities

Reviewer for

  • IET Power Electronics

  • IEEE Transactions on Industrial Electronics

  • IEEE Transactions on Power Electronics

  • IEEE transactions on Industrial Applications

  • IEEE journal on Emerging and selected topics on Power electronics

Web Links

Google Scholar Link
 

Contact Address

Dr. Manoranjan Sahoo
Assistant Professor,
Room No.F13, EEE Department,
National Institute of Technology,
Trichy-620 015,
Mob: +91 7842730026,
Email:sahoo@nitt.edu, mailmrsahoo@gmail.com
TamilNadu-India.