Dr. R.Zahira | Crescent Education
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Dr. R.Zahira

Designation : Assistant Professor
Nature of Employment : Regular
Qualification : B.E, M.E., Ph. D
Phone :
Email ID : zahira@crescent.education

Teaching

Educational Background

Degree Discipline Year of Passing University
Ph.D Electrical Engineering  February 2018 Anna university
M.E. Power systems Engineering June 2006 Anna university
B.E Electrical and Electronics Engineering April 2004 University of Madras
D.E.E.E. Electrical and Electronics Engineering April 2001 DOTE

Work Experience

Designation Institution Duration period
Assistant Professor BSA Crescent Institute of Science and Technology
(Deemed to be university)
08.07.2019 to Till date
Associate Professor Tagore Engineering College 02.04.2018 to 04.07.2019
Sr. Assistant Professor   Tagore Engineering College 01.07.2015 to 01.04.2018
Assistant Professor Tagore Engineering College 01.08.2010 to 30.06.2015
Lecturer Tagore Engineering College 25.08.2006 to 31.07.2010

Research

Area of Research Interest

  • Power system
  • Renewable energy system
  • Electric Vehicle
  • Power quality
  • Active filters
  • Microgrids and smart grid

Publications

International Journals
No. of International Journal Publications: 17

  • Zahira, D.Lakshmi, Ravi.C.N, S. Sasikala, “Power Quality Enhancement Using Grid Connected PV Inverter”, Jour of Adv Research in Dynamical & Control Systems, (Scopus) Vol. 10, 05-Special Issue, pp 309-317, 2018.
  • Zahira, S.Baskaran*, D.Lakshmi2, S.Benisha,”Arduino Based Intelligent Parking Assistance System” International Journal of ChemTech Research, Vol.11 No.04, pp 101-106, 2018.
  • Zahira, Ravi.C.N., Lakshmi.D., Benisha.S,. “Steady State Optimal Power Flow” International Journal of ChemTech Research (Scopus), Vol.11 No.04, pp 153-157, 2018.
  • Zahira S.Benisha, D.Lakshmi, “Dc – Dc Converter Integrated With Voltage Multiplier For High Voltage Gain”, IJARTET, pp 21-26, 2018.
  • Zahira S. Baskaran, D. Lakshmi, , G. Ezhilarasi, “Hybrid Solar System Using Mppt Algorithm For Smart Dc House”, International Journal of Pure and Applied Mathematics, (Scopus), Vol.118, No.10, pp 407-417, 2018.
  • Zahira, D. Lakshmi and G.Ezhilarasi,”Optimization of Unit Commitment Using Ant Colony Algorithm”, Australian Journal of Basic and Applied Sciences, 10(1) January 2016, Pages: 709-714.
  • Zahira, D. Lakshmi, G. Ezhilarasi, and V. Balaji, “Design and Optimization of Battery Voltage Source to Use with PMDC Motor”, Middle-East Journal of Scientific Research 24 (3): 955-961, 2016,ISSN 1990-9233, IDOSI Publications, 2016.
  • Zahira, A. Peer Fathima, Ranganath Muthu,”Harmonic Reduction in Wind Power Generating System Using Shunt Active Filter with SPWM Technique”, Circuits and Systems, 2016, 7, 157-165.(updated annexure-2016).
  • Zahira, D. Lakshmi” Optimisation of Two Area Power System Using Differential Evaluation Algorithm”, International Journal of Innovative Research in Electrical, Electronics, Instrumentation and Control Engineering, Vol. 4, Special Issue 3, April 2016,pp-63-67.
  • Zahira, N. Ramya and Sasikala, “A Noval Multi Input Grid Connected Bidirectional Converter for Hybrid Systems”, International Journal of Pure and Applied Mathematics(Scopus), Volume 119, No. 12, pp.2993-3004, 2018
  • Zahira, S. PremKumar, “Different Types of Control Strategies For Shunt Active Filter” International Journal of Applied Engineering Research, ISSN 0973-4562 Vol. 9 No.22 (2014) pp. 6652-6658..(Annex-II,SCOPUSINDEXED)
  • Zahira,S.Ramamoorthy, D.Lakshmi “Literature Survey of Standalone PV System Using MPPT    Techniques”, International Journal of Applied Engineering Research, ISSN 0973-4562 Vol. 9 No.22,(2014)pp.6787-6794..(Annex-II,SCOPUSINDEXED)
  • Zahira, Mr.S.Prakash “Power Quality Improvement By Harmonic Reduction Technique”   International Journal of Applied Engineering Research, ISSN 0973-4562 Vol. 9 No.22 (2014) pp. 6795-6800..(Annex-II,SCOPUSINDEXED)
  • Zahira, S.Ramamoorthy,” Hysteresis Control Based Shunt Active Filter For Harmonics Suppression” International Journal of Applied Engineering Research, ISSN 0973-4562 Vol. 9 No.22 (2014)pp.6855-6860.
  • Zahira, A. Peer Fathima, and Ranganath Muthu , “Modelling, Simulation and Implementation of the Three-Phase Fuzzy Based Shunt Active Filter for Limiting the Total Harmonic Distortion”, Applied Mechanics and Materials Vol. 622 (2014) pp 121-126 doi:10.4028, .(Annex-II, SCOPUS INDEXED)
  • Zahira, A.Peer Fathima, Ranganath Muthu, “Hardware and Simulation Modelling of Shunt Active Filter Controlled by Sliding Mode Technique”, International Journal of Applied Engineering Research, ISSN 0973-4562 Vol. 9 No.24 (2014) pp. 8229-8235. .(Annex-II, SCOPUS INDEXED)
  • Zahira,P. Sheshathri ,M. Syed Shafiullah ,S. Vishnu ,Vishnu Prasad “Technical Investigation on Microgrid and Power Quality Impact” International Journal of Scientific & Engineering Research, Volume 5, Issue 4, April-2014,pg 183-187.

International Conferences:
No. of International Conference papers: 03

  • Zahira, A.Peer Fathima, Ranganath Muthu “Sine PWM Technique  For Reducing Harmonics In Three Phase Non Linear Load” has been selected in The Second International Conference on Electrical Energy Systems (ICEES 2014) will be held at SSN College of Engineering with the support of IEEE, during 7-9 January 2014 . same published in IEEE xplore 978-1-4799-3739-4/14/$31.00_c 2014 IEEE,pg 56-60.
  • Zahira, J.Sandhiya, M.Samundeeswari,  S.Yamini, “ Power Quality Improvement In Wind Energy System”, Proceedings of International Conference on Electrical, Communication and Computing, ICECC – 2014, 13th & 14th March 2014 at Tagore Engineering College, pg :559-562.
  • Zahira, A.Peer Fathima, “A Technical Survey on Control Strategies of Active Filter for Harmonic Suppression” has been Selected and Presented in International Conference on Communication Technology and System Design 2011  (ICCTSD 2011), & Published by Elsevier Ltd.,held on 7-9th of December 2011 at Amrita University,Ettimadi, pg 706-713.Paper also available in Science Direct. Procedia Engineering, Elsevier vol 30 (2012) 686 – 693.

National Conferences
No. of national Conference papers:09

  • Zahira ,S.Vikraman,” A PFC Bridgeless Buck-Boost Converter Fed PMBLDC Motor Drive For Adjustable Speed Low Power Applications” published in National Conference on Recent Advances in Science, Engineering and Management, NCRASEM-2015, conducted by Tagore Engineering College on 20th March 2015.
  • Zahira, A.Peer Fathima, Ranganath Muthu,”Wind Energy Conversion Using Shunt Active Power Filter” published in National Conference on Recent Advances in Science, Engineering and Management, NCRASEM-2015, conducted by Tagore Engineering College on 20th March 2015
  • Zahira , V.Chitra, J.Banupriya, R.Janani, R.Nafeela,”Implementation Of Hybrid Active Power Filters With Renewable Energy For Power Quality” published in National Conference on Recent Advances in Science, Engineering and Management, NCRASEM-2015, conducted by Tagore Engineering College on 20th March 2015.
  • Zahira ,Research paper titled “Different Types Of Control Strategies For Shunt Active Filter” has been selected & published in National Conference On Recent Trends in Electrical Science and Technology(NCRTEST’13) Conducted by IET-SSIET student chapter  held on  15th  Feb 2013  at Sree Sastha Institute of Engineering and Technology ,Pg.No.53
  • Zahira Research paper titled “A System to Detect Transformer Defects using GSM” has been selected & published in National Conference On Technological Advancements In Power Systems & Power Electronics Engineering (TAPSPEE‘13) held on 23th April 2013 at Easwari Engineering College.
  • Zahira, A.Peer Fathima, “Harmonic Suppression Using Active Filter Based On Hysteresis Controller” has been selected & published in National Conference On Recent Trends in Electrical & Electronics Engineering (JCECON’11) held on 8th & 9th March 2011 at Jerusalem College of  Engineering College ,Pg No: 32-36.
  • Zahira, Dr. A. Peer Fathima, ”Control Scheme of Shunt Active Filter For Power Quality Improvement” has been selected & published in AICTE sponsored 1st National Conference On Technological Advancements In Power Systems & Power Electronics Engineering (TAPSPEE‘11) held on 20th & 21st April 2011 at Easwari Engineering College ,Pg No: 194, ISBN NO:978-81-920490-8-3.
  • Zahira” Mitigation of Harmonics Using Active Filter Based on P-Q Theory“published in national conference on Future challenges and budding intelligent techniques in electrical and electronics engineering ,at sathyabama university,Chennai on july 29th and 30th 2010.
  • Zahira , M.Y. Ahamed Razeeka ,”Active Filters For Power Quality Improvement by Harmonic Suppression” ” has been selected & published in National Conference On Recent Trends in Electrical & Electronics Engineering (JCECON’06) at Jerusalem College of Engineering College.

Extension

Additional Responsibilities

Membership in Professional Bodies

  • Life membership in IEI,ISSE, ISTE, IAENG
  • Senior Member of HKCBEES
  • Member SCIEI and ISRD

Awards and recognition

  • Women Researcher Award- IOSRD Researcher Awards December 2018.
  • Innovative Technological Researcher & Dedicated Academician Award (October 2018)
  • Outstanding scientist award- IOSRD Researcher Awards January 2019.