K Rajagopala


Associate Professor

Date of Joining at NITK: 

Thursday, January 5, 1989

Professional Experience: 

26 Years

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Academic Background
  • M.Tech. IIT Kharagpur 1988

  • B.Tech. Calicut University 1986

Areas of Interest
  • Power systems

  • Underground Cables

  • Electromagnetic Theory

  • Non Conventional Energy

Significant Publications


  1. Aluru Divya Teja, K Rajagopala, Thermal Analysis by Conduction Convection and Radiation in a Power Cable, IOSR Journal of Electrical and Electronics Engineering (IOSR-JEEE) e-ISSN: 2278-1676,p-ISSN: 2320-3331, Volume 9, Issue 3 Ver. II (May – Jun. 2014), PP 51-56.

  2. Aluru Divya Teja, K. Rajagopala, Electric Field Effect in the Formation of Water Treeing in MV Power Cables, IJRET: International Journal of Research in Engineering and Technology eISSN: 2319-1163 | pISSN: 2321-7308

  3. Avinash S, K. Rajagopala , Some Aspects of Stress Distribution and Effect of Voids Having Different Gases in MV Power Cables, IOSR Journal of Electrical and Electronics Engineering (IOSR-JEEE)e-ISSN: 2278-1676,p-ISSN: 2320-3331, Volume 5, Issue 6 (May. - Jun. 2013), PP 16-22

  4. K. Rajagopala, K. Panduranga Vittal and Hemsingh Lunavath,Computational of Electric Field and Thermal Properties of 3 phase cable, Telkomnika, Vol.10, No.2. 2012, pp.265-274.

  5. K. Rajagopala, K. Panduranga Vittal and D. Suvarna Kumar, Analysis of Electric Field and Potential Distribution in a water Infested Graded Cable Insulation, International Journal of Electrical Engineering. ISSN 0974-2158 Volume 4, Number 8 (2011), pp. 865-877