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Dr Alivelu Manga Parimi

Advertisement for PhD student under ASCRIN SCHEME: Deadline Sept 7 2021: Details

Applications are invited from suitable candidates for PhD admission to work on the following project sponsored under ASCRIN Scheme, under the supervision of Prof. Alivelu M Parimi/Prof. Hitesh Mathur from, Department of EEE, BITS-Pilani, Hyderabad campus and Pilani Campus in collaboration with Prof. Abdun Mahmood, and Prof. Naveen Chilamkurti from La Trobe University, Australia.



Title of the project: “Intelligent planning of Prosumer Microgrid (PMG) Load Management in Smart Cities for Optimal Energy Consumption” 

 Duration of the project: 4 years. The student would be spending three years at BITS Pilani Hyderabad campus and one year at La Trobe University, Australia in the PhD tenure.

 Fellowship amount: Rs. 31000 per month for three years from BITS Pilani, and AUD 28,092 p.a from La Trobe University

 Eligibility requirement: ME/ MTech or equivalent with 70% marks or 7 CGPA  

 Essential Qualifications:

First class in B.E/B.Tech in EEE or allied disciplines and First class or equivalent in M.E/MTech with GATE Qualification.

 Desirable qualifications

Experience in implementing AI Techniques will be an added advantage. The student would be working in planning, design and operation of the Prosumer Microgrid (PMG), and optimization of energy consumption and its cost when multiple prosumers are involved at distribution level Microgrids. This would be achieved using real time data analytics by developing Intelligent and Adaptive Monitoring and Prediction systems for the Load and Generation, taking into account the available generation from Renewable Energy Sources (RES) in PMG based smart cities.

 How to apply:


Interested candidates with the above mentioned qualification and relevant experience can send their CV giving detailed information about the educational qualifications, research experience and published research papers if any, by September 7th, 2021 to the Principal Investigator, Prof. Alivelu M Parimi via email: 
Contact Details
HOD & Associate Professor
Department of Electrical Engineering 
Birla Institute of Technology & Science, Pilani

Hyderabad Campus
Jawahar Nagar, Kapra Mandal

Medchal District - 500 078

Telangana, India

Phone:                       040-66303606
About the Faculty:   Joined on May 3rd 2012
PhD  (Power Systems), University Technology Petronas, Malaysia
M.E.  (Control Systems), Andhra University, Visakhapatnam. 
B.E (Electrical and Electronics Engineering),  Andhra University, Visakhapatnam. 

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