Department of Electrical and Electronics Engineering

FACULTY OF EEE DEPARTMENT

Dr. Kusum Tharani  
HOD & Associate Professor  
Bharati Vidyapeeth's College of Engineering  
 
E-mail: kusum.tharani@bharatividyapeeth.edu
 

Educational Qualification:Ph.D (Power System),M.E(Electrical)B.E(Electrical and Electronics)

Area of Specialization: Power Systems

Work Experience: 16 yrs

Subject :  Power Systems, HVDC Transmission, Electrical Technology

Publications:

  1. K Tharani, P Kapoor, G Chopra “Hybrid Islanded Micro Grid Employing Smart Switching Of Loads” International Journal of Engineering Science Invention ISSN (Online): 2319 – 6734, ISSN (Print): 2319 – 6726 www.ijesi.org Volume 3 Issue 7? July 2014 ? PP.56-61.
  2. Kusum Tharani,  Ratna Dahiya “Rooftop Solar PV Plant for a Low-Voltage Distribution Network” in 3rd International Conference on Power, Control and VLSI Engineering (ICPCVE'2014) Jan. 5-6, 2014 Dubai (UAE)
  3. K. Tharani and R. Dahiya, "PV module integration with STATCOM for reactive power compensation," Computational Intelligence on Power, Energy and Controls with their impact on Humanity (CIPECH), 2014 Innovative Applications of, Ghaziabad, 2014,pp.400-404.doi: 10.1109/CIPECH.2014.7019056
  4. Kusum Tharani,Ratna Dahiya “Comparative Analysis of DG and Solar PV Water Pumping System”AIPConf.Proc. 1715,020019 (2016); Conference date: 18–20 October 2015 http://dx.doi.org/10.1063/1.4942701
  5. K Tharani,M.S Bhattacharya,Shallu Garg “System Supplementation using Fault Limiting Reactors”National Conference on Advances in Efficient Utilization of Electrical Energy,March 5-6,2010.

  6. Divya Bajaj R.Divya Sameer Arora Natasha Arora  Kusum Tharani“Automatic Room Controller Using GSM Technology” National Conference on “Recent Advances in Power System (RAPS-14)”on 28th June 2014.

  7. KL Tharani, R Dahiya, Choice of battery energy storage for a hybrid renewable energy system,Turkish Journal of Electrical Engineering & Computer Sciences 26 (2), 666-676,SCI-E
  8. Kusum Lata Tharani Ratna Dahiya,Feasibility Analysis of PV-Biogas System with Different PV Tracking Mechanisms Asian Journal of Water, Environment and Pollution,Vol 15(2)pp 5-11, July 2018, E-SCI ISSN: 0972-9860 

Seminar/Conference/FDP/Workshop Attended:

  1. One day Seminar on MATLAB & Simulink for Engineering Education on 18 Nov 2011 by MATHWORKS INDIA
  2. Summer Research Fellowship Program-2012 in IIT Delhi(May-July 2012)
  3. Short Term Course on “Applications of Solar Energy and Photovoltaics”QIP,IIT Delhi (12-18Dec 2012)
  4. Attended 5 Day Workshop on ETAP 115 Power System Engineering I conducted by ETAP Automation March 4-8 2013.
  5.   TEQIP-II Sponsored Faculty Development Programme ON Nature Inspired Algorithms & Their Applications(NIATA 2015)Attended TOT Program on “Embedded System Engineer Job Role” 16-21 May 2016.
  6. TOT Program on “Embedded System Engineer Job Role” 16-21 May 2016
  7. National  Seminar on Renewable Energy Potential  and Status in India on 9th November 2016.
  8. Two day workshop on Quadcopter Fabrication from RC Observer from 21st March – 22nd March 2018.
  9. International Conference on Renewable Energy Potential for Sustainable Initiatives on 8-9 Feb 2018.
  10. One week short term training program on “Electric Transportation” DTU, Delhi from 20-24 August 2018

Seminar/Conference/FDP/Workshop Organized:

  1. TOT Program on “Embedded System Engineer Job Role” 16-21 May 2016
  2. National  Seminar on Renewable Energy Potential  and Status in India on 9th November 2016.
  3. Two day workshop on Quadcopter Fabrication from RC Observer from 21st March – 22nd March 2018.
  4. International Conference on Renewable Energy Potential for Sustainable Initiatives on 8-9 Feb 2018.
  5. One Week Short term course on “Power System Restructuring and Renewable energy Integration” BVCOE ,Delhi from 16th – 20th July 2018.

 Awards or Books Published:

  1. Best Student Counsellor Award for IET Student Chapter
  2. Certificate of Appreciation B. Tech Intercollege Project  Competition 17 Nov 2013
  3. Three day National Workshop on MATLAB and LABVIEW at ITM University,Gurgaon.
  4. Certificate of Appreciation for Student Innovation Pavilion in GRIDTECH 2013.
  5. Certificate of Appreciation for Student Innovation Pavilion in GRIDTECH 2015.

Other Activities:

  1. IET Student Chapter Head
  2. Editor of College Newsletter CHAKSHU
  3. CONVENOR of BVEST 2015-College Technical Fest
  4. Organised TOT Program on “Embedded System Engineer Job Role” 16-21 May 2016