Kalpana R


Assistant Professor

Date of Joining at NITK: 

Thursday, October 10, 2013

Professional Experience: 

4 years

Contact Details






Academic Background
  • Ph.D (Indian Institute of Technology-Delhi) -2012
  • M.E (Anna University ,Chennai)-2000
  • B.E (Madras University , Chennai)-1998
Areas of Interest
  • Power Electronics and Drives
  • Application of Power Electronics to Power Systems
  • Power Conditioning
Supervision of Ph.D
  • 01 <ongoing> 
Significant Publications
  1. R. Kalpana, G. Bhuvaneswari and Bhim Singh, “Harmonic Reduction in 20-Pulse AC-DC Converter fed Switched Mode Power Supplies,” in IEEE Trans. on Power Electronics.
  2. Bhim Singh, G. Bhuvaneswari and R. Kalpana,, “Autoconnected Transformer based 18-pulse AC-DC Converter for Power Quality Improvement in Switched Mode Power Supplies,” IET Power Electronics, vol. 3, no. 4, pp. 525-541, July 2010.
  3. R. Kalpana, Bhim Singh, G. Bhuvaneswariand Shikha Singh,“Harmonic mitigator based on 12-pulse ac-dc converter for switched mode power supply,” IET Power Electronics, vol. 3, no. 6, pp. 947-964, Nov. 2010.