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Dr. Sindhu Thampatty K. C.

Associate Professor

Dr. Sindhu Thampatty currently serves as Associate Professor at the department of Electrical and Electronics Engineering, School of Engineering, Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham, Coimbatorechai.

Qualification: Ph.D
t_sindhu@cb.amrita.edu
Research Interest: Flexible AC Transmission Systems, Fuzzy & Artificial Neural Network Controllers, Power System Dynamics, Power System Operation & Control

Bio

Dr. Sindhu Thampatty joined Amrita in the year 1996 as faculty in the Department of Electrical and Electronics Engineering and was undertaking teaching and projects for B. Tech. and M. Tech. students. She did her B. Tech. in Electrical & Electronics Engineering and M. Tech. in Energetics from NIT Calicut formerly known as Regional Engineering College, Calicut. Her M. Tech. thesis was on Environmentally Constrained Optimum Economic Dispatch.

Dr. Sindhu did her Ph. D. in Power Systems from National Institute of Technology, Calicut in 2011. Her dissertation was on A TCSC Based Adaptive SSR Damping Controller Using Real Time Recurrent Learning Algorithm. She has guided several B. Tech. and M. Tech. research projects.

She has served as reviewer for research papers in IET Generation, Transmission and Distribution and Electric Power Components and Systems, Taylor and Francis since 2010. She has also served as technical committee member and reviewer for many conferences.

Projects Guided:

  • Undergraduate: 21 Nos
  • Post Graduate:15 Nos

Projects Guided in the Last Four Years:

Undergraduate:

  1. Economic load dispatch using Soft Computing Techniques
  2. Fractional Order Control of a fractional Order System
  3. Design and Implementation of TCSC Controller for Power Flow Enhancement
  4. Design and implementation of a prototype hybrid power supply system for street lighting in Amrita campus
  5. Design and Implementation of PV system for a constant voltage operation
  6. Design and Implementation of fault location identification and isolation in radial feeders

Postgraduate:

  1. Modelling and Implementation of FACTS Controllers for Power System Oscillations Damping
  2. Design, Implementation and Testing of Micro-controller Controlled Static VAR compensator (SVC)
  3. Damping of Power System Oscillations by Series Connected FACTS Devices
  4. Enhancemet of power System Oscillation Damping by coordinate Control of Series Connected Facts
  5. Lookup Table Based Control of Thyristor Controlled Phase Angle Regulator for Power Flow Enhancement
  6. Design and Implementation of a TCSC Controller for Power System Stability Enhancement
  7. Design and Implementation of Feedback Linearisation Control for Unified Power Flow Controller
  8. Detailed Mathematical Modelling of Grid connected SCIG Based Windfarm for subsynchronous Resonance Analysis
  9. Design and implementation of Feedback linearisation controller for power flow enhancement
  10. Parameterization of MATLAB Based IGBT Characterisation

Ph.D. Produced: One:

  1. Analysis, Design and Implementation of Subsynchronous Resonance Damping Controller for DFIG Based Wind Energy Conversion System (Name of Scholar: D. Mahalakshmi, Amrita School of Engineering, Bangaluru)

Ongoing Ph.D. Thesis Supervision :

  1. Design and implementation of a Feedback Linearization controller for UPFC to enhance Power Flow in a transmission system
  2. Enhancement of Grid Stability by Co-ordinated Control of Hybrid Energy Storage in Large Solar PV Generation Portfolio.
  3. Generation Prediction, monitoring and Control of Solar power integrated micro grid using AI techniques

Ongoing Ph.D. Thesis: Co-Supervisor

  1. Renewable Energy integrated Smart DC multi micro-grid.
  2. Design of control system using disturbance
  3. FPGA based fractional order PID controller using PSO
  4. Frequency regulation of power system using electric

Doctoral Thesis:

K.C. Sindhu ThampattyA TCSC Based Adaptive SSR Damping Controller Using Real-Time Recurrent Learning Algorithm. Dept. of Electrical Engineering, NIT Calicut, 2011. (Guide: Dr. M.P.Nandakumar and Dr. Elizabeth P Cheriyan)

Publications

Conference Paper

Sub-Synchronous Resonance analysis on DFIG based windfarm

Authors : Dr. R. Mahalakshmi, Dr. Sindhu Thampatty K. C.

Publisher : IEEE Region 10 Annual International Conference, Proceedings/TENCON

Single stage grid connected solar micro-inverter with two level fuzzy logic MPPT controller

Authors : Dr. Sindhu Thampatty K. C., N. Aarthi, Vijayakumari, A., and Nambiar, T. N. P.

Publisher : Proceedings of IEEE International Conference on Circuit, Power and Computing Technologies, ICCPCT 2017

RTRL based adaptive neuro-controller for damping SSR oscillations in SCIG based windfarms

Authors : Dr. Sindhu Thampatty K. C., Raj, P. C. R.

Publisher : TENCON 2017 - 2017 IEEE Region 10 Conference

Output voltage regulation of controlled rectifiers using feedback linearization control algorithm

Authors : Dr. Sindhu Thampatty K. C., N. Geetha, and Parvathy, S.

Publisher : 2017 IEEE International Conference on Signal Processing, Informatics, Communication and Energy Systems, SPICES 2017

Design of Linear Quadratic Regulator (LQR) controller for the Mathematically Modeled Squirrel Cage Induction Generator based Wind farm for Sub-synchronous Resonance (SSR) Analysis

Authors : Dr. Sindhu Thampatty K. C., A. Parol

Publisher : IEEE TENSYMP 2017 Technologies for Smart Cities

Design of linear quadratic regulator for SCIG based wind farm to damp SSR oscillations

Authors : Dr. Sindhu Thampatty K. C., Parol, A.

Publisher : TENSYMP 2017 - IEEE International Symposium on Technologies for Smart Cities

Design and Implementation of RTRL Based Adaptive Controller for TCSC to enhance power system stability

Authors : Dr. Sindhu Thampatty K. C., Raj, P. C. R.

Publisher : IEEE Region 10 Annual International Conference, Proceedings/TENCON

A Modified Approach for Application of Augmented Extended Kalman filter for Stator Interturn fault Diagnosis of a Synchronous Generator

Authors : Dr. Sindhu Thampatty K. C., Sunil Nag P. V., Kumar, C. S., and Isha, T. B.

Publisher : Proceedings of the 4th International Conference on Electrical Energy Systems, ICEES 2018

Input- Output Linearization Control of SSSC for Power Flow Enhancement in a Power System Network

Authors : Dr. Sindhu Thampatty K. C., P. S, and PadmanabhanNambiar, T. N.

Publisher : 2018 15th IEEE India Council International Conference (INDICON).IEEE INDICON 2018

A study on MRAC, LQR and MPC controllers for a Vertical Take-o_ and Landing System

Authors : Dr. Sindhu Thampatty K. C., S. S

Publisher : IEEE International Conference on Circuits and Systems in Digital Enterprise Technology, IEEE ICCSDET 2018

Modelling and Non linear Control of SSSC to enhance Power Flow in IEEE 5 bus system

Authors : Dr. Sindhu Thampatty K. C., P. S, and PadmanabhanNambiar, T. N.

Publisher : IEEE Power Electronics, Drives and Energy Systems Conference PEDES2018

Analysis of magnetic fields due to transformer coils in plasma formation and fusion applications

Authors : Dr. Sindhu Thampatty K. C., K. K. Kumari

Publisher : 2017 International Conference on Technological Advancements in Power and Energy ( TAP Energy)

Response of voltage source model of UPFC in an IEEE 5 bus system for power flow enhancement

Authors : Dr. Sindhu Thampatty K. C., S. Parvathy, and NAMBIAR, T. N. P

Publisher : 2017 International Conference on Technological Advancements in Power and Energy ( TAP Energy)

Design and implementation of PV system for a constant voltage operation

Authors : Dr. Sindhu Thampatty K. C., V. Balacoumarane, Karthik, B., Pranav, K. V. S., and Sandeep, S. A.

Publisher : 2017 International Conference On Smart Technologies For Smart Nation (SmartTechCon)

Modeling and non linear control of STATCOM for VAR compensation in IEEE 5 bus system

Authors : Dr. Sindhu Thampatty K. C., S. Parvathy, and NAMBIAR, T. N. P.

Publisher : 2017 IEEE PES Asia-Pacific Power and Energy Engineering Conference (APPEEC)

Analysis and modeling of UPFC: A comparison between power injection model and voltage source model

Authors : Dr. Sindhu Thampatty K. C., S. Parvathy, and Nambiar, T. N. P. P.

Publisher : 2017 IEEE Region 10 Symposium (TENSYMP)

Mathematical modelling of grid connected Doubly Fed Induction Generator based wind farm

Authors : Dr. R. Mahalakshmi, Dr. Sindhu Thampatty K. C., J. Viknesh

Publisher : 2016 IEEE International Conference on Power Electronics, Drives and Energy Systems (PEDES)

Fuzzy Logic based Rotor Side Converter for constant power control of grid connected DFIG

Authors : Dr. R. Mahalakshmi, Dr. Sindhu Thampatty K. C., J. Viknesh

Publisher : 2016 IEEE International Conference on Power Electronics, Drives and Energy Systems (PEDES)

Damping of Sub-Synchronous Oscillations in DFIG Based Wind farms

Authors : Dr. R. Mahalakshmi, Dr. Sindhu Thampatty K. C.

Publisher : IEEE International Conference TENCON 2016

Feedback Linearization Control Technique for Uni_ed Power Flow Controller

Authors : Dr. Sindhu Thampatty K. C., A. M.J, and Parvathy, S.

Publisher : Second International Conference on Power, Circuit and Information Technologyies ICPCIT 2016

Design And Implementation Of Series Connected FACTS Devices For Enhancing Powersystem Oscillation Damping

Authors : Dr. Sindhu Thampatty K. C., G. A.S

Publisher : International Journal of Advanced Information in Engineering Technology (IJAIET)

Modelling and analysis of rotor bearing fault in a three phase squirrel cage induction motor using ANSYS® Maxwell 2D

Authors : Dr. Sindhu Thampatty K. C., Aa Rajiv, Nathan, Va, Ashwanth, Aa, and Rajan, Sa

Publisher : International Journal of Applied Engineering Research

Performance of three phase 11-level inverter with reduced number of switches using different PWM techniques

Authors : Dr. R. Mahalakshmi, Dr. Sindhu Thampatty K. C., Nair, R.;

Publisher : International Conference on Advancements in Power and Energy (TAP Energy), 2015

Adaptive RTRL based hybrid controller for series connected FACTS devices for damping power system oscillations

Authors : Dr. Sindhu Thampatty K. C., Raj, P. CbReghu

Publisher : Proceedings of IEEE International Conference on Technological Advancements in Power and Energy, TAP Energy 2015

Design and implementation of a prototypic hybrid power supply system for street lighting

Authors : Dr. Sindhu Thampatty K. C., K. P. P. Cauvery, and Dharanidhar, P.

Publisher : 5th IEEE Region 10 Humanitarian Technology Conference 2017, R10-HTC 2017

Design and implementation of a look up table based TCSC controller for power system stability enhancement

Authors : Dr. Sindhu Thampatty K. C., Mamatha S., N., Aarthi

Publisher : International Journal of Applied Engineering Research

Design of MRAC based TCSC for Damping Sub-Synchronous Oscillations in SCIG Based Wind farm

Authors : Dr. Sindhu Thampatty K. C.

Publisher : TENCON 2019 - 2019 IEEE Region 10 Conference (TENCON)

Feedback Linearization Control Technique for Unified Power Flow Controller

Authors : Dr. Sindhu Thampatty K. C., A. M.J., Parvathy, S., and Dr. Sindhu Thampatty K.C.

Publisher : Second International Conference on Power, Circuit and Information Technologyies ICPCIT 2016

Design and Implementation of RTRL Based Adaptive Controller for TCSC and TCPAR for Stability Enhancement

Authors : Dr. Sindhu Thampatty K. C., Reghuraj, P. C.

Publisher : International conference on SMART GRID Technologies ICSGT 2015

Performance Analysis of DC-DC Quadratic Buck-Boost Converter for solar array

Authors : Dr. Sindhu Thampatty K. C., Dr. R. Mahalakshmi, Anuraag, V., Manohar, R., and Kumar, A.

Publisher : IEEE International conference on Technological Advancements in Power and Energy, TAP ENERGY 2015

Design of a discrete Linear Quadratic Gaussian (DLQG) compensator for SSR damping using a sample invariant discrete model of TCSC

Authors : Dr. Sindhu Thampatty K. C., Cheriyan, E. P., and Nandakumar, M. P.

Publisher : TENCON 2009 - 2009 IEEE Region 10 Conference

ANN based adaptive controller tuned by RTRL algorithm for non-linear systems

Authors : Dr. Sindhu Thampatty K. C., Nandakumar, M. P., and Cheriyan, E. P.

Publisher : 2009 2nd International Workshop on Nonlinear Dynamics and Synchronization

RTRL Algorithm Based Adaptive Controller for Non-linear Multivariable Systems

Authors : Dr. Sindhu Thampatty K. C., M. P. Nandakumar; Elizabeth P. Cheriyan

Publisher : International Journal of Computer Applications

Conference Proceedings

Slip Frequency Control Technique for DFIG based Wind Turbine Generators

Authors : Dr. Sindhu Thampatty K. C., Mahalakshmi, R.

Publisher : International Conference in Advances in Electrical and Computer Technologies 2019

Mathematical Modelling of Squirrel Cage Induction Generator Based Windfarms for Subsynchronous Resonance Analysis

Authors : Dr. Sindhu Thampatty K. C., Parol, A.

Publisher : JOINT INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE- ICAIECES-2016 & ICPCIT 2016

Performance Analysis of DC-DC Quadratic Buck-Boost Converter for Ssolar Array

Authors : Dr. Sindhu Thampatty K. C., Anuraag, V., Manohar, R., and Dr. Sindhu Thampatty K.C.

Publisher : IEEE International conference on Technological Advancements in Power and Energy, TAP ENERGY 2015

Analytical Modeling of Series Compensated Power Systems for SSR Studies

Authors : Dr. Sindhu Thampatty K. C., P.Cheriyan, E., and Nandakumar, M. P.

Publisher : Proc. of National conference on Emerging Trends and Advances in Electrical Engineering and Renewable Energy, NCEEERE 2008

Automatic Isolation of Radial Feeders- A Laboratory Model

Authors : Dr. Sindhu Thampatty K. C., Dr. Sindhu Thampatty K.C. and Sreedharan, S

Publisher : Proc. of National conference on Power Conversion and Industrial Controls, PCIC-2003

Journal Article

Design and implementation of quadratic buck-boost converter for PV array

Authors : Dr. R. Mahalakshmi, Dr. Sindhu Thampatty K. C., Manjunath, H.V.; Thampatty, KCS

Publisher : International Journal of Applied Engineering Research

Current Source Multi Level Inverter for Renewable Energy Integration

Authors : Dr. Sindhu Thampatty K. C., R. Mahalakshm, and Deepa, K

Publisher : Journal of Green Engineering

Parameterization of MATLAB based IGBT and results validation

Authors : Dr. Sindhu Thampatty K. C., Sunki Reddy Ginugu; Raja SekharKammala; Hariprasad Baburajan;

Publisher : Journal of Advanced Research in Dynamical and Control Systems

Dynamic Modeling and Control of UPFC for Power Flow Control

Authors : Dr. Sindhu Thampatty K. C., P. S

Publisher : Elsevier, Procedia Technology

A Robust Dlqg Controller for Damping of Sub-synchronous Oscillations in a Series Compensated Power System

Authors : Dr. Sindhu Thampatty K. C., Raj, P. C. Reghu

Publisher : International Journal of Research in Engineering and Technology

Design And Implementation Of Series Connected FACTS Devices For Enhancing Powersystem Oscillation Damping

Authors : Dr. Sindhu Thampatty K. C., G. A.S

Publisher : International Journal of Advanced Information in Engineering Technology (IJAIET)

Adaptive RTRL based neurocontroller for damping subsynchronous oscillations using TCSC

Authors : Dr. Sindhu Thampatty K. C., P.Nandakumar, M., and P.Cheriyan, E.

Publisher : Engineering Applications of Artificial Intelligence

Analysis of Multi Level Current Source Inverter for Low Torque Applications

Authors : Dr. Sindhu Thampatty K. C., M. Rajaram,and Deepa, K.

Publisher : Journal of Green Engineering

An Adaptive RTRL Based Neurocontroller for Damping Power System Oscillations

Authors : Dr. Sindhu Thampatty K. C., Raj, P. C. Reghu

Publisher : International Journal of Applied Power Engineering (IJAPE)

Modelling and analysis of rotor bearing fault in a three phase squirrel cage induction motor using ANSYS® Maxwell 2D

Authors : Dr. Sindhu Thampatty K. C., Aa Rajiv, Nathan, Va, Ashwanth, Aa, and Rajan, Sa

Publisher : International Journal of Applied Engineering Research

Design and implementation of a look up table based TCSC controller for power system stability enhancement

Authors : Dr. Sindhu Thampatty K. C., Mamatha S., N., Aarthi

Publisher : International Journal of Applied Engineering Research

Model Reference Adaptive Control for DC Servo Motor Positioning System

Authors : Dr. Sindhu Thampatty K. C., T, V.

Publisher : International Journal of Industrial Electronics and Electrical Engineering

RTRL based Multivariable Neurocontroller for Non-linear Systems

Authors : Dr. Sindhu Thampatty K. C., Nandakumar, M. P., and Cheriyan, E. P.

Publisher : ISAST Transactions on Computers and Intelligent Systems

A Non-linear Multivariable System Controller Based on Real-Time Recurrent Learning Algorithm

Authors : Dr. Sindhu Thampatty K. C., Nandakumar, M. P., and Cheriyan, E. P

Publisher : ISAST Transactions on Electronics and Signal Processing

Sub-synchronous Resonance Phenomenon in Series Compensated Power Systems

Authors : Dr. Sindhu Thampatty K. C., Cheriyan, E. P., and Nandakumar, M. P.

Publisher : Proc. of National Conference CISCON 2008

RTRL Algorithm Based Adaptive Controller for Non-linear Multivariable Systems

Authors : Dr. Sindhu Thampatty K. C., M. P. Nandakumar; Elizabeth P. Cheriyan

Publisher : International Journal of Computer Applications

Responsibilities
  • Coordinated NBA work for the BTech BTech Electrical and Electronics program is accredited for three years
  • NAAC work coordinated in the department
  • Chairman, Board of studies for M Tech, Power Electronics, Embedded systems,Renewable Energy Technologies, Amrita Vishwa Vidyepeetham
  • Member, Board of studies for M Tech Power and Energy, M Tech Control and Instrumentation,B Tech Electrical and Electronics Engineering, Amrita Vishwa Vidyepeetham
  • Reviewer (Int.Journal of Power and Energy Systems-ACTA Press, CSEE Journal of Power and Energy Systems, IEEE Access, Transactions on Electrical Energy Systems-Wiley publications, Int. Journal of Robust and Nonlinear Control – Wiley publications, Int. Journal of Electrical Power components and Systems-Taylor and Francis, IET Int. Journal of Generation, Transmission and Distribution, ASTM Journal of Testing and Evaluation, Int. Journal Renewable Energy-Elsevier, Int. Journal of Electrical Power & Energy Systems-Elsevier, and many international and national conferences)
  • Session Chair in various national and international conferences in India and abroad.
  • Member, Organizing Committee, National Conference on Power Electronics in Sustainable Energy Development (NCPSE 2011), organized by the of Electrical and Electronics Engineering, Amrita Vishwa Vidyepeetham, Ettimadai (December 19-20, 2011).
  • Member, Advisory Committee, International Conference on Smart Grid Technologies, organized by the Electrical and Electronics Engineering, Amrita Vishwa Vidyepeetham, Ettimadai(August 2015).
  • President, International Conference on Embedded Systems (ICES 2014), organized by the Department of Electrical and Electronics Engineering, Amrita Vishwa Vidyepeetham, Ettimadai.
  • Chaired a technical session during the IEEE Region 10 International Conference TENCON 2017, November 6-9, Penang, Malaysia.
  • Chaired a technical session during the IEEE International Conference INDICON December, Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham, Ettimadai, Coimbatore, December 16 – 18, 2018, India
  • General co-chair, IEEE International Conference INDICON December, Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham, Ettimadai, Coimbatore, India
  • Session chair in different National and International
Best Paper Awards
  1. Aathira .M.J,S. Parvathy, C.Sindhu Thampatty, ”Feedback Linearization Control Technique for Unified Power Flow Controller”, Second International Conference on Power, Circuit and Information Technologies ICPCIT 2016, Rajarajeswari College of Engineering Bengaluru, Karnataka, May 20-21-2016.
  2. N Aarthi, A Vijayakumari, C. Sindhu Thampatty, T. N. Padmanabhan Nambiar, ”Single Stage Grid Connected Solar Micro-Inverter With Two Level Fuzzy Logic MPPT Controller”’, International Conference on Circuit, Power and Computing Technologies, ICCPCT 2017, April 20-21,2017.
  3. Anusri Parol, C.Sindhu Thampatty, Mathematical Modelling of Squirrel Cage Induction Generator Based Wind- farms for Subsynchronous Resonance Analysis, JOINT INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE – ICAIECES-2016 & ICPCIT 2016, SRM University, Chennai, May 19-21, 2016
  4. C.Sindhu Thampatty, M.P. Nandakumar and Elizabeth.P.Cheriyan. ”RTRL Algorithm Based Adaptive Con- troller for Non-linear Multivariable Systems”, Proc. of International Conference on Futuristic Computer Applications ICFCA 2010, IISc , Bengaluru, March 20-21, 2010.
  5. Sai Charan, P.Preethi, T. Harsha Balaram. K.C.Sindhu Thampatty. ”ANN based Online Bearing Fault Detec-tion System using Discrete Wavelet Transform”, Proc. of the International Conference on Advances in Engineering and Technology (ICAET 2014), Roorkee, India, May 24-25, 2014.
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