Dr. R. Raja Prabu

Designation : Professor And Director (ARIA)
Nature of Employment : Regular
Qualification : B.E.,
Phone : 044- 22751347(Office)
Email ID : r.rajaprabu@crescent.education

Teaching

Educational Background

Programme Discipline Year of Passing Institution
Ph.D High Voltage Engineering 2006 College of Engineering Guindy, Anna University
P.G.D.B.A Business Administration 1989 Annamalai University
M.E. Power System Engineering 1990 Annamalai University
B.E Electrical and Electronics Engineering 1988 Annamalai University

Work Experience

Designation Institution Duration period
Director International Collaboration B.S. Abdur Rahman Crescent Institute May 2017-Till date
Dean (Academic Research) B.S. Abdur Rahman Crescent Institute June 2010 to April 2017
Professor & Head Department of EEE B.S. Abdur Rahman Crescent Institute Nov. 2007 to Till Date

Oct 2004 to Jun 2005

Professor In-charge Central Library B.S. Abdur Rahman Crescent Institute July 2005 to June 2010
Professor B.S. Abdur Rahman Crescent Institute Jan 2006 to Oct 2007
Assistant Professor Crescent Engineering College Jul 2001 to Dec 2005
Senior Lecturer Crescent Engineering College Jul 2001 to Dec 2005
Senior Lecturer Crescent Engineering College Jul 1996 to Jun 2001
Lecturer Crescent Engineering College Sep 1992 to June 1996
Lecturer A.M.A. College of Engineering, Kancheepuram July 1990 to Aug 1992
Chief Co-ordinator ETA-ASCON-STAR Training Programme B.S. Abdur Rahman Crescent Institute 2004 to Till Date

Research

Area of Interest

  • Bio-Electrics
  • Outdoor Insulators
  • Power Quality
  • Digitial Protection
  • Nano Dielectrics

International Journal
No of International Journal Publications: 13

  • Kalai Murugan.A , R.Raja Prabu, “Fault Analysis of Multi Bus System with Three Phase Solid State Circuit Breaker”, Journal of Electrical Engineering, vol. 13, no. 1, pp. 88-93, 2013.
  • Kalaimurugan A , Raja Prabu R, “Improvement of Transient Stability of Power System using Solid State Circuit Breaker”, American Journal of Applied Sciences, vol. 10, no. 6, pp. 563-569, July 2013.
  • R. Anushya, R. Raja Prabu, “Implementation of Interleaved Soft-Switching Boost Converter Fed PMDC Motor System”, Research Journal of Engineering and Technology (RJET), vol. 4, no. 2, pp. 62-65, 2013.
  • R.Anusha, R.Raja Prabu, “Design and Analysis of Interleaved Soft Switching Boost Converter Fed DC Drive”, European Journal of scientific Research, vol. 85, no. 2, pp. 240-247, 2012.
  • Jebaseelan S.D.S, Raja Prabu R, “Modelling and simulation of thirty bus system using multiple statcom & TCTC”, European Journal of Scientific Research, vol. 81, no. 2, pp. 285 – 297, 2012.
  • R. Raja Prabu, “Digital Simulation of Eight Bus System using TCTC &STATCOM”, International Journal on Intelligent Electronic Systems, ISSN 0973 – 9238, Sathyabama University, Vol.5, No.2, pp 52-58 July 2011
  • R.Raja Prabu, “Effective Electro Chemotherapy for proliferation control of adult human mesenchymal stem cells”, Journal of Electrostatics” International Journal of Electrostatics, Volume No.69, Pages 267-247, 2011
  • R.Raja Prabu, “Digital Simulation of Solid State Circuit breaker using Simulink”, CIIT International Journal of Programmable Devices Circuits and Systems, Volume No.3, Issue No.8, Pages 412-415, July 2011
  • R.Raja Prabu, “Digital Simulation of Closed loop Controlled PFC Conveter Fed DC DriveUsing Simulink” ,CiiT International Journal of software Engineering and Technology, Volume No.3, Issue No.4, Pages 153-157, April 2011
  • R. Raja Prabu, “Digital Simulation of Thirty Bus System Using TCTC & STATCOM” ,CIIT International Journal of Programmable Devices Circuits and Systems, Volume No.3, Issue No.12, Pages 675-680, Sep. 2011
  • R. Raja Prabu, “Electrical Insulation Characteristics if Silicone and EPDM Polymeric Blends – Part I, “IEEE Transactions on Dielectric and Electrical Insulation, Volume No. 14, Issue No.5, Oct -07, pp 1207-1214
  • R. Raja Prabu, “ Theoretical Correlation amongst electrical and Mechanical Characteristics of Polymeric Housing Materials for Outdoor insulators”, IEEE Transactions on Dielectric and Electrical Insulation, Vol. 15, Issue No. 3, 2008, pp 771-782
  • R. Raja Prabu, “Electrical Insulation Characteristics if Silicone and EPDM Polymeric Blends – Part II”, IEEE Transactions on Dielectric and Electrical Insulation, 2009.

No of International Journal Publications: 14

  • Belwin J.Brearley, R.Raja Prabu, “A review on issues and approaches for micro grid protection”, Renewable and Sustainable Energy Reviews,Vo:67, pp 988-997,2017.

National Journal
No of national Journal Publications: 06

  • A.Kalai Murugan, R.Raja prabu, “Hardware Implementation of Solid State Circuit Breaker in Multi Bus System Using MOSFET”, Indian Stream Research Journal, Vol. 3, No. 2, 2013.
  • A.Kalai Murugan, R.Raja prabu, “Simulation and Implementation of Solid State Circuit Breaker for the Protection of Power System”, Research Journal of Engineering and Technology (RJET), Vol. 4, No. 1, pp 30-35, 2013
  • A.Kalai Murugan, R.Raja prabu, “Clearing of Three Phase SC, LG and OC Faults in Multibus System Using SSCB”, i-manager’s journal of electrical Engineering, Vol. 6, No. 3, pp30-36, 2013
  • A.Kalai Murugan R.Raja prabu, “Reactive Power Control Using Facts Devices”, Indian Stream Research Journal, Vol. 3, No. 2, 2013
  • R.Raja Prabu ,R.Anushya,” Dual output DC-DC power supply without transformer using single control soft switch,”Indian Journal of Electronic and Electrical Engineering, Vol No:1,No:1-2 pp 45-48,Jan 2012.
  • R.Rja Prabu , R.Anushya,”Implementation of PFC Converter fed Converter DC Drive”,I-manager journal of Electrical Engineering,Vol:4,No:4,pp 31-36,pp 31-36,June 2012.

International Conference

No. of International Conference paper : 27

  • N.Sankari,Dr.R.Raja Prabu HOD/EEE,”Modeling, contol and protection of hybrid Microgrid,”International Conference on Trends in Mechanical, Aeronauticl, Computer, Civil, Communication and Electrical Sciences, Tamizhan College of Engineering & Technology,pp 1-4,February 19th and 20th,2014.
  • M. Dharani Dr. R.Raja Prabu, HOD/EEE,”Study of biophysical changes on the cell membrane of cancer cells upon electrporationl,”International Conference on trends in Mechanical, Aeronautical, Computer, Civil, Communication and Electrical Sciences,pp 1-4,19th and 20th February 2014.
  • K.G Shanmuga Priya,R.Raja Prabu,”Understanduing treeing Phenomenon in XLPE cable Insulationundercomposite voltages,IEEE Conferenceon Industrial and Informatiuon systems,pp 100-104,Aug 2013.
  • Dr. Raja Prabu Ramachandran , et al, “Electric Field analysis of Pentagonal Needle Array Electrode for Electro-Chemo-Therapy Applications”, International Conference IEE – CEIDP 2012.
  • R.Raja Prabu ,S.D .Sundarsngh Jebaseelan,”Performance of thirty bus System with and without STATCOM,”Internatioanl Conference on trends in Electrical Electronics and power Engineering(ICTEEP’2012) ISBN 978-93-82242-03-01,pp87-91,July 15-16,2012,Singapore.
  • R.Raja Prabu ,R.Anushya,”Simulation of Interleaved Soft-Switching Boost Converter fed DC Drive”,International Conference on Power Electronics and Energy System, pp 53-55, Sathyabama University,Chennai,Oct 26 2012.
  • R. Raja Prabu , “ Performance of Thirty Bus System with and without STATCOM”, International Conference on Trends in electrical, Electronics and Power Engineering (ICTEEP 2012 )”, ISBN 978-93-82242 – 03-01, pp 87-91, July 15-16, 2012, Singapore.
  • R.Raja Prabu , “Electrically – Enhanced Proliferation Control Adult Human Mesenchymal Stem cells”, Int. Conf. on Electrical Insulation & Dielectric Phenomena, 474-477 October 2009
  • R.Raja Prabu , “Efficient and Economical Electro –Drug Delivery ,”IEEE Int. Canada Conf. on Science & Technology for Humanity, 843-848 September 2009
  • R.Raja Prabu , “Design and Modeling of STATCOM for Voltage Regulation,” International Conference on Electrical Energy Systems & Power Electronics in Emerging Economies(ICEESPEEE) 106-112 April 2009
  • R. Raja Prabu, “Transformer Protection based on Transient and magnetizing Inrush Current Detection”,International Conference on Future Engineering Trends ICFET 2K10SEE, Saveetha University, 15-20, 2010
  • R.Raja Prabu, “Power Quality Improvement Of Eight Bus System Using TCSC ,”International conference on Emerging Trends in Robotics and Communication Technologies, 186-188, December 2010
  • R.Raja Prabu , “Digital Simulation of PFC Drive using Simulink,” International Conference on Renewable Energy 2011, 17-20, March 2011
  • Raja Prabu Ramachandran , et al, “Electric Field analysis of Pentagonal Needle Array Electrode for Electro-Chemo-Therapy Applications”, accepted for presentation in the International Conference IEE – CEIDP 2012.
  • R. Raja Prabu , “Implementation of Double Boost Converter with EMI Filter”, International Conference on Emerging Scenarios in Space Technology and Application, November 2011, pp 30-34
  • R. Raja Prabu , et-al, “Tracking resistance behavior of the silicone and EPDM Polymeric Insulators”, International Conference on electrical Insulating Materials, 2001, pp 309-312
  • R. Raja Prabu, “Electrical Insulation Characteristics of Silicone and EPDM Polymeric Blends”, Second International Conference on Insulation condition of Monitoring of Electrical Plant, China, 2003, pp.503-206
  • R. Raja Prabu, “Revised Islanding Scheme to Tamil Nadu Electricity Board (TNEB) using ETAP”, International Conference on Power System – Challenges to Electric Utilities in the new Millenium, Nepal, 2004
  • R. Raja Prabu, “Electrically Enhanced Proliferation Controlled in Adult Hman Mesenchymal Stem Cells”, International conference on IEEE – CEDIP 2009, pp 474-477
  • R. Raja Prabu, “Efficient and Economical Electro Drug Delivery”, International Conference on IEEE –STH, 2009, pp 843-848.
  • R. Raja Prabu , “Electro Molecular Therapy sing Adult Human Mesenchymal Cells”, International Conference on Electro Statics, 2010.
  • R. Raja Prabu , “Viability of Cancerous Cell lines as a function of Energy delivered”, International Conference IEEE – CEDIP, 2010.
  • R. Raja Prabu, S. Usa, M. Abdullah Khan and S.S.M. Abdul Majeed, “Insulation Characteristics of Silicone and EPDM Polymeric Blends”, IEEE International Conference on Insulation Condition Monitoring of Electrical Plant
  • ICMEP – ACEID 2003, PP – 503 to 506, October 27-30, 2003, Chongqing, China.
  • R. Raja Prabu, S. Usa, T.Thyagarajan and S.S.M. Abdul Majeed, “Tracking Resistance Behaviour of the Blends of Silicone and EPDM Polymeric Insulators”, IEEE International Conference on electrical Insulating Materials
  • ISEIM – ACEID 2001, PP- 309 to 313, November 19-22, 2001, Himeji, Japan.
  • R. Raja Prabu, M. Bala Singh Moses and S. Ravichandran, “Revised Islanding Scheme to Tamilnadu Electricity Board using ETAP”, International Conference on Power System Challenges to Electric utilities in the New
  • Millennium, PP- , November 3 to 5, 2004, Kathmandu, Nepal.
  • R. Raja Prabu, M. Mahendran, S.S.M. Abdul Majeed, “Nano Dielectrics for Outdoor Insulators”, International Conference on Nano Materials and Applications ICNA 2007, NIT, Trichy, February 4-6, 2007.
  • R. Raja Prabu, etal “ Wavelet Analysis for Fault Diagnosis in Power Systems”, International Conference on Power Systems, USA

No. of International Conference paper : 28

  • T.D Sudhakar, K N Srinivas, M.Mohan Krishnan and R.Raja Prabu, “Design and Analysis of Grid Connected PV generation Systems”, Proceedings of second International Conference on Intelligent Computing and applications, Advance in Intelligent Systems and Computing ,ISBN 978-981-10-1645-5_35,pp 413-422, 2017.

National Conference:
No. of national Conference paper : 26

  • S.Karthick, Dr.R.Raja Prabu, Determining Distance Relay Zone-1 Reach Settings to Prevent Overreach, National Conference on Modeling, Simulation, Design and Experimental study of Electrical System (MOSDES 2013), April 2013.
  • M.Bharathidasan, . Dr.R.Raja Prabu , Dr.S.S.M.abdul Majeed, Electrical Insulation Characteristics of Epoxy Nano Composites for Outdoor Polymeric Insulators, National Conference on Modeling, Simulation, Design and Experimental study of Electrical System (MOSDES 2013), pp. 298-302, April 2013.
  • A. Kalai Murugan, . R. Raja Prabu, Protection of Multi Bus System from Unsymmetrical Faults Using SSCB, National Conference on Recent Trends in Power System (NCRTPS 2013)
  • R. Raja Prabu, “Simulation and Implementation of Thirty Bus System using TCTC”, National conference on Trends in Electronics, Instrumentation, embedded Systems & Automation, 30-31 March 2012, pp 28 – 32.
  • R. Raja Prabu , Saravanan.M, “Harmonic Measurement Analysis for M/S Apollo Tyres Ltd And BSAU Campus Distribution System ,” Proceedings of National Conference On Emerging Technologies In Electrical Engineering, NCEEE’12 , Valliammai College of Engineering, Chennai, pp 93-101, 11-12 April 2012
  • R. Raja Prabu , “Simulation of Bridgeless PFC Boost Rectifiers”,National Conference on Future Challenges and Budding Intelligent Techniques in Electrical and Electronics Engineering” 109-115 2010
  • R.Raja Prabu , “Digital Simulation of Thyristor Controlled Tap Changer System using SIMULINK”, National Conference on Future Challenges and Budding Intelligent Techniques in Electrical and Electronics Engineering, 29-30 July 2010, pp 55-58
  • R. Raja Prabu , “Analysis & Implementation of Eight Bus System using STATCOM”, National Conference on Computational Intelligence in Power Apparatus and Systems, pp 181-184
  • R. Raja Prabu , “Digital Simulation of Thyristor Controlled Tap Changer System Using Simulink” ,National Conference on Future Challenges and Budding Intelligent Techniques in Electrical and Electronics Engineering 55-58 July 2010
  • R. Raja Prabu , “Comparative Study on Short Circuit Analysis for Industrial Power System using ANSI and IEC standards” ,National Conference on Modelling, simulation, Design and Experimental Study of Electrical System (MOSDES ) 174-186 April 2011
  • R. Raja Prabu “Closed loop Controlled Bridgeless Boost Rectifiers”, National Conference on ITPED 285-289 March 2011
  • R. Raja Prabu , “Leakage Current Measurement and Wavelett Analysis for Outdoor Polymeric Insulators”, NCAEEE 2005, pp 260-266
  • R. Raja Prabu , “Leakage Current Performance Analysis of Outdoor Polymeric Insulators”, National Conference in Emerging Technologies in electrical Systems, 2006.
  • R. Raja Prabu , EPOXY – Layered silicate Nano dielectrics for Outdoor High Voltage insulators”, National Conference on Electrical Engineering and Embedded Systems, 2008, pp 90-99
  • R. Raja Prabu, Characterization and Analysis of Electromagnetic interference in a variable frequency Drive System”, National Conference on Advanced Control Techniques in Electrical Science, 2008, pp 153-156.
  • R. Raja Prabu , “High Voltage Pulsed Electric Field for Liquid Food Preservation”, National Conference on Advanced Control Techniques in Electrical Science, 2008
  • R. Raja Prabu , Ramesh.S, “Design and modeling of insulated gate bipolar transistor based STATCOM”, National conference on innovative techniques in power engineering and drives, pp 131-136,2009.
  • R. Raja Prabu , Ramesh.S, Design and Modeling of STATCOM for Prevention of Voltage Instability” National Conference on Power Electronics & Power Systems, pp 117-123,2009.
  • R. Raja Pra bu ,”Analysis of Thermal properties of outdoor polymeric Insulators, “National Conference in emerging technologies in Electrical System,2006
  • R. Raja Prabu, M. Mahendran and S.S.M. Abdul Majeed, “EPOXY- Layered Silicate Nano Dielectrics for Outdoor High Voltage Insulators”, National Conference on Electrical Engineering and Embedded Systems, NCEEE-2008, PP 90-99 , March 20-21, 2008, Anna University, Chennai.
  • R. Raja Prabu, Sheila C. Haran, T. Thyagarajan and K. Senthil Kumar, “PC based power analysis at generator end”, National Conference on Power Quality, Problems and Solutions, PP – III – 7 to III – 11, November 19-20, 1998, Mumbai.
  • R. Raja Prabu and P. Rajesh, “Characterization and Analysis of Electro Magnetic Interference in a variouble Frequency Drive System”, National Conference on Advanced Control Techniques in Electrical Science, PP – 153 to 156, March 13-14, 2008, Chennai.
  • R. Raja Prabu and A. Mohammed Arifullah, “High Voltage Pulsed Electric Field for Liquid Food Preservation”, National Conference on Advanced Control Techniques in Electrical Science, PP – 171 to 174, March 13-14, 2008, Chennai.
  • R. Raja Prabu, T. Thyagarajan and Sheila C. Haran, “Computer Aided Frequency Actuated Load Shedding Scheme”, National Seminar on Recent Trends in Generation and Utilization in Electrical Engineering SORT – GENUINE 99, January 6 to 8, 1999, IGCAR, Kalpakkam.
  • R. Raja Prabu, S. Syed Amma and T. Thyagarajan, “Power Factor Correction – A Novel Technique”, National workshop on Power Quality – Issues and Options, July 5 – 6, 2000, CPRI, Bangalore.
  • R. Raja Prabu, etal, “Leakage Current Performance Analysis of Outdoor Polymeric Insulators”, National Conference in Emerging Technologies in electrical Systems, March 10-11, 2006, Thuckalay

Funded Projects

  • Principal Investigator

Secured one funded project from AICTE, GOI, under R&D scheme

Project worth of Rs. 6 Lakhs

Duration – 3 years (2001 – 04)

Performance Study of Outdoor Polymeric Insulators.

Project completed successfully and completion report is already submitted.

Developed high voltage test facilities with the help of AICTE grant.

Test facilities are as per IEC / ASTM standards

  • Principal Investigator
  • Secured one funded project from AICTE, GOI, under MODROB scheme

    “Modernization of Power Electronics Lab”

    Project worth of Rs. 8 Lakhs

    Duration – 2 years (2006 – 08)

    Project completed successfully and completion report is already submitted.

    Developed Power Electronics Lab facilities with the help of AICTE grant.

    • Co-Investigator

    Secured one funded project from DRDO, GOI

    Project worth of Rs. 8.9 Lakhs

    Duration – 2 years (2010 – 12)

    “Low Magnetic Field Sensors”

    Funded Project Proposal : Submitted

    • Dr. R. Raja Prabu, Dean (AR) and Head / EEE submitted a project proposal titled, “Design of Electroporator and Electrodes for Electro-Chemo-Therapy for Effective cancer treatment” was to National Hub for Health Instrumentation and Development (NHHID), DST, Government of India for funding. The project proposal was shortlisted and called for presentation. The presentation was done by the Principal Investigator before the DST committee at PIMS, Pondicherry during 27-28 September 2012. The result is awaited.
    • Dr. R. Raja Prabu, Dean (Academic Research) & Head / EEE, BSAU along with Dr. N.G. Vasan, Professor, Department of Engineering Design, IIT Madras, Chennai and submitted a project proposal titled, “Electrical Insulation Characteristics of EPOXY Nano Composites and Ranking of Materials adapting Laser Ablation Technique” to Central Power Research Institute (CPRI), Government of India under RSoP Scheme and awaiting for results.

    Consultancy

    Consultancy to M/s. Oblum Industries, Hyderabad in the “Outdoor Polymeric Insulators”

    Consultancy to M/s. Alstom Unit, Pondy, in the “Outdoor Polymeric Insulators”

    Industrial Training Programme to ETA-STAR-ASCON Group Industries

    Industrial Training Programme to Apollo Tyres

    Regular Consultancy to University Estate Office

    Industrial Consultancy to M/s. Garuda Vayu Sakthi Ltd.,

    Other Information

    International Collaboration:

    • Pursuing a collaborative research work with Internationally renowned Purdue University, USA (a Top 10 US University) since 2007
    • Published / Presented SIX research papers, jointly with Purdue University
    • Organized the first ever International Workshop on the topic “Electro-Chemo-Therapy for Effective Cancer Treatment”
    • The International workshop was jointly organized by Purdue University, USA, Sri Ramachandra University and B.S. Abdur Rahman Institute
    • Also initiated collaboration with Cork Cancer Research Institute, Ireland

    Co-authored Book:
    Contributed a Chapter:

    S. No Name of the Author Name of the Book Publishers ISBN No. Year
    01 Dr. R. RAJA PRABU Dean (Academic Research) Electroporation based therapies for Cancer : From Basics to Clinical Applications Oxford (Bio Health care) Publishing Ltd. ISBN 10 : 1907568158 2012

    International Exposure:

    • Underwent training on the nuances of Electroporation Technique in Bio-Technology Lab at Purdue University, USA
    • Presented Guest Lecture on “Outdoor Polymeric Insulators” at KOBE University, Japan
    • Countries visited include USA, UK, Japan, China, UAE, Singapore, Malaysia, Hongkong, Thailand, Srilanka, Muscat, Sarawak etc.,

    Professional Membership

    • IEEE (USA) – Membership No. 85012375
    • C.I.G.R.E (France) – Membership No. 120030178
    • Institution of Engineers (India) – M.I.E. No. M118795-8
    • Chartered Engineer (India)– C.Engg. No. AM-68347-5
    • Indian Society for Technical Education (India)– MISTE No. – LM 10395
    Honours & Awards

     

    • Competency Certificate Holder (Issued by Government of Tamil Nadu No: C-21106)
    • Selected as Trainer for Trainees in the Industry-Institute Interaction Cell by ISTE
    • Kobe University, Japan felicitated for the research presentation
    • Awarded travel fellowships by (i) AICTE, GOI (ii) DST, GOI (iii) CSIR, GOI
    • NCC – “C” Certificate holder
  • Top Management of B.S. Abdur Rahman Institute and Crescent Engineering College appreciated the services through various awards and mementos

Practical Experience

  • Substation planning, design and maintenance
  • HT Fault diagnosis, repair and maintenance
  • Diesel Generator Maintenance
  • Developed Campus Electrical Maintenance Cell for rendering round the clock service
  • Erection and commissioning of DG sets
  • Assisting in the calculation of CEC load demand
  • Rendering continuous consultancy to CEC Estate Office for Electrical Installation and Maintenancelation and Maintenancentenance

Conferences Organized:

  • International Conference “ECCAP” – 2000
  • National Conference “IEEE ICC” – 2006
  • International Conference- KNICT – 2008
  • National Conference – MOSDES – 2009 & 2011

International Workshop Organized :

  • The first ever international workshop on “Electro-Chemo-Therapy for Effective Cancer Treatment” was organized during July 27-28, 2011, in association with Purdue University, USA and Sri Ramachandra University.

Guest Lectures delivered:

  • Presented number of Guest Lectures at various universities and institutes including at Anna University