Associate Professor

Date of Joining at NITK: 

Tuesday, June 2, 2015

Professional Experience: 

6 Years

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Academic Background

PhD: NIT Rourkela (2013)

Areas of Interest
  • Power Electronics & Drives
  • Performance analysis of multilevel power converters.
  • Power Quality Improvement Techniques.
  • Design of power conditioner equipment’s for power systems.
Supervision of Ph.D


  • On-going: 01
Significant Publications

International Journals (published papers):

  1. HadikAzeem, Y.Suresh,J.Venkatramaniah,Banavath Shiva Naik&Anup Kumar Panda “A Fuzzy Logic Based Switching Methodology for a Cascaded H-Bridge Multilevel Inverter”, IEEE Transactions on Power Electronics 34 (10) Oct, 2019 pp. 9360-9364 https://doi.org/10.1109/TPEL.2019.2907226.

  2. Banavath Shiva Naik, Yellasiri Suresh & Jammala Venkataramaniah, "Design and implementation of a novel nine-level MT-MLI with a self-voltage-balancing switching technique", IET Power Electronics, 12 (15) 05 Dec, 2019, pp 3953-3963 https://doi.org/10.1049/iet-pel.2018.6119.
  3. A.K.panda, Y.Suresh, “Investigation on Hybrid Cascade Multilevel Inverter with Reduced DC Source”, Int J Renewable and Sustainable Energy Reviews. (Elsevier) 26 (2013) 49–59 .(Impact factor-6.577)
  4. Y.Suresh, A.K.panda, “Research on Cascaded Multilevel Inverter by Employing Three-Phase Transformers”, IET Power Electron, 2012, Vol. 5, Iss. 5, pp. 561 – 570. (Impact factor-1.519)
  5. A.K.panda, Y.Suresh, “Research on Cascade Multilevel Inverter with Single DC Source by Using Three-Phase Transformers”, Int J Electric Power Energy Syst. (Elsevier) 40 (2012) 9–20. (Impact factor-3.11)
  6. Y.Suresh, A.K.panda, “Real Time Implementation of Adaptive Fuzzy Hysteresis-Band Current Control Technique for Shunt Active Power Filter”, IET Power Electron, 2012 , pp. 1-12. June 2012. (Impact factor-1.519)
  7. Y.Suresh, A.K.panda, “Performance of Cascaded Multilevel Inverter by Employing Single and Three-phase transformers”, IET Power Electron. pp. 1-12. July 2012. (Impact factor-1.519)
  8.  A.K.panda, M.Suresh, Y.Suresh, “ Fuzzy Controller Based 3 Phase 4 wire Active Filter for Mitigation of Current Harmonics with Combined p-q and id-iq Control Strategies ”, scientific research Energy and power engineering, 2011, 3, 43-52.
  9.  A.K.panda, M.Suresh, Y.Suresh, “ RTDS Hardware implementation and simulation of 3 phase 4 wire SHAF for mitigation of current harmonics using p-q control strategy”, STM journal of power electronics and power systems , 2011, 3, 13-23.
  10. KA Siddartha, NM Babu, Y Suresh, MV Mohan, “ Enhanced Performance of a DVR using Mixed Cascaded Multilevel Inverter”, Indian Journal of Science and Technology 8 (S2), 58-62. 2015, (Impact factor-0.2)
  11.  C Dhanamjayulu, Y Suresh, “ Performance Verification of Novel Cascaded Multilevel Inverter (CMLI) World Applied Sciences Journal 33 (2), 220-228, 2015 (Impact factor-0.2)
  12. RR Dhanamjayulu, C., Suresh, Y., Pathipooranam, P., Das,” Performance of a 3- phase asymmetrical cascaded subcell multilevel inverter” International Journal of Applied Engineering Research 9 (23), 7499-7508, 2014 (Impact factor-0.2)
  13. KA Siddartha, MV Mohan, NM Babu, Y Suresh, “ Mixed Cascaded Multicell Inverter. International Journal of Applied Engineering Research 8 (19) 2014, (Impact factor- 0.2)

International Journals (under consideration):

  1. Y.Suresh, A.K.panda, “Hardware Implementation of Active power filter based on Cascade multilevel level inverter with reduced transformers”, Int J Renewable and Sustainable Energy Reviews. (Elsevier)
  2. Y.Suresh, A.K.panda, “Investigation on Stacked cascade Multilevel Inverter””, Int J Electric Power Energy Syst. (Elsevier)
  3.  Y.Suresh, A.K.panda, “Investigation on Symmetrical, Asymmetrical and Hybrid Cascade Multilevel inverters”, ISA Transactions (Elsevier).

International Conferences (in abroad)

  1. Y.Suresh, A.K.Panda, “Performance of Cascaded Multilevel Inverter with Single DC Source by Employing Three- Phase Low frequency Transformers, IECON-2010 is the 36th Annual Conference of the IEEE Industrial Electronics Society Pheonix, Arezona , USA -2010. (Reputed conference)
  2. Y.Suresh, A.K.Panda, “Dynamic Performance of STATCOM under Single Line to Ground Faults in Power System”, 5th IET International Conference on Power Electronics, Machines & Drives (PEMD 2010), Brighton, UK, 19th21th April 2010, Digital Object Identifier: 10.1049/cp.2010.0125, pp.1-6. (Reputed conference)
  3. M.Suresh, S.S Patniak, Y.Suresh, A.K.Panda, “Current Harmonics Cancellation in Three-Phase Four wire systems, IEEE-PES Power Systems Conference & Exposition , April -29 , 2011, Phoenix, Arizona, USA. (Reputed conference)  
  4. Y.Suresh, A.K Panda, M.Mahesh , "An Improved Performance of Cascaded Multilevel Inverter with Single DC Source by Employing Three- Phase Transformers" IEEE International power and energy conference (IPEC) Singapore, 27-29, oct- 2010. (Reputed conference)

International Conferences (in India):

  1. K.V.Vishnuvardhan, C.V.Gurunath, D.G.Abhilash Krishna, Y.Suresh” Active Filters with Modified P-Q Theory. SET international conference, School of Electrical Engineering, April, 2014.
  2. P. Venugopal, C. Dhanamjayulu, Y.Suresh Investigation on 1-Phase Shunt Active Power Filter Based on P-Q Theory SET international conference, School of Electrical Engineering, Nov, 2013.
  3. kothuru, Sudhakar Appala, Naidu.K, Y.Suresh, Kotturu, J. , “Investigation on Shunt Active Filter with P-Q Theory”, Circuits, Power and Computing Technologies International Conference (ICCPCT), 21st Mar -2013
  4. Ramesh. T, A.K. panda, Y.Suresh, M.Suresh, Direct flux and torque control of induction motor drive for speed regulator using PI and fuzzy logic controllers” IEEE Advances in Engineering, Science and Management (ICAESM), International Conference, Nagapattinam, Tamil Nadu, 31st Mar -2012.
  5. A.K. panda, M.Suresh, Y.Suresh” Comparison of two compensation control strategies for shunt active filter in three phase four-wire systems using PI controller. IEEE India international conference on power electronics IICPE 2010, 28-30 January, 2011.
  6. A.K.Panda, Y.Suresh, M. Suresh “STATCOM Control with Robust Synchronizing Phase Locked Loop under Three Phase Power System Faults IEEE international conference on industrial electronics, control and robotics NIT Rourkela, 27th Dec - 2011.
  7. Y.Suresh, A.K.Panda, “ Typical Response of a STATCOM when subjected to single line to ground fault”, International Conference in Energy Conversion Technologies, Manipal Institute of Technology, Manipal, 7-10 January 2010.
  8. Y.Suresh, A.K.Panda, " Dynamic Performance of STATCOM under Single Line to Ground Faults in Power System "Fifth international conference on industrial and information systems 29th july-01st Aug 2010.

National Conferences (in india):

  1. Y.Suresh, A.K.Panda, “STATCOM operation strategy under single line to ground faults in power systems” National Power Electronics Conference (NPEC), IIT, Roorkee, 10th13th June 2010.
  2.  Y.Suresh, B.Chittibabu. “Investigation and performance of unified power quality conditioner" bhiliai, orissa, 2008. (best paper award).
  3. Y.Suresh, B.Chittibabu. “Survey on power quality problems and solutions “Rourkela, Orissa, 2008.
  • Reviewer for IET power electronics.
  • Reviewer for IEEE Industrial Electronics
  • Reviewer for Taylor & Francis (Electric power components & systems).
  • Reviewer for ISA Transaction (Elsevier).
  • Reviewer for Electrical Power & Systems (Elsevier)