Research Contributions

No of publications International Journal:   34
Rathinam Angamuthu, Karthikeyan Thangavelu, and Ramani Kannan  “Reduction of Components in New Family of Diode Clamp Multilevel Inverter Ordeal to Induction Motor”, Journal of Semiconductor Technology and Science, Vol.16, No.1, Feb, 2016 [PDF]
Ramani Kannan and Shanmuga Priyan. S, “Experimental Verification of Multilevel Inverter with MPPT Based Solar Energy” ARPN Journal of Engineering and Applied Sciences, VOL. 10, NO 21,Pp 10236 -10244 NOVEMBER, 2015 [PDF]
Kannan Ramani, Mohd. and Ali Jagabar Sathik, (2015) “A New Symmetric Cascaded Multilevel Inverter Topology Using Single and Double Source Unit” Journal of Power Electronics, Vol. 15, No. 4, pp. 951-963 July 2015. [PDF]
M.Suresh Kumar and K.Ramani (2015) “Comparative Study of Selective Harmonic Elimination and Multi Carrier Pulse Width Modulation Technique in Cascaded H-Bridge Multilevel Inverter” in International Journal of Power Electronics and Drives,ISSN-2088-8694.
M.Suresh Kumar and K.Ramani (2015) “Utilizing the Optimization Algorithm in Cascaded H Bridge Multi-Level Inverter” in TELKOMNIKA Indonesian Journal of Electrical Engineering at volume: 13, No: 03, pp. 458 ~ 466 [PDF]
P.Kiruthika and Ramani.K (2015) “Multi-Carrier based 27-level Hybrid Multi-level Inverter Interface with Photovoltaic” TELKOMNIKA Indonesian Journal of Electrical Engineering at Volume 13, No.3 pp.467 ~ 475 [PDF]
Kannan Ramani, Mohd. Ali Jagabar Sathik, and Selvam Sivakumar (2015) “A New Symmetric Multilevel Inverter Topology Using Single and Double Source Sub-Multilevel Inverters”  Journal of Power Electronics, Vol. 15, No. 1, pp. 96-105 [PDF]
Angamuthu Rathinam, Ramani Kannan , Karthikeyan Thangavelu , Jaganathan Kandasamy (2014) “Harmonic reduction using sinusoidal pulse width modulation based flying capacitor multilevel inverter implemented to induction motor”  Energy Education Science and Technology Part A: Energy Science and Research 2014 Volume (issues) 32(5): 3853-3862 [PDF]
Rathinam A,Ramani K,Karthikeyan T and Jaganathan K,  Vinithrraa M (2014) “Flying Capacitor Multilevel Inverter Implemented in UPQC by using P-q Theory for Enhancement of Power Quality in Utility System”  Middle-East Journal of Scientific Research Vol.21  No.10 pp: 1926-1936.
Rathinam A,Ramani K, Karthikeyan T and Jibin Joseph (2014)“Synchronous Sequential Circuit Based Cascaded Multilevel Inverter” Journal of Theoretical and Applied Information Technology, Vol. 66  No.1,pp 298-304. ISSN: 1992-8645.
K. Maruliya Begam, Ramani K, Karthikeyan T (2014) “Suppression of Fault Currents on DG Using Various Fault Current Limiters in Distribution Network”Journal of Electrical and Electronics Systems,Volume 2 • Issue 2 • 100-115
Jagabar Sathik and Ramani.K (2014), “A Novel Approach of Multilevel Inverter with Reduced Power Electronics Devices” International Journal of Electrical, Robotics, Electronics and Communications Engineering. Vol: 08, No: 11, pp 1550-1556.
K.Vinothini, M.Jagabar Sathik, K.Ramani (2014) “Modeling and Analysis of Induction Motor Drive With Novel Multilevel Inverter” International Journal of Scientific & Engineering Research Volume 5, Issue 4, ISSN 2229-5518, pp-168-173.
R.Yazhini, M.Jagabar Sathik, K.Ramani (2014) “Analysis and Modeling of New Modified Multilevel Inverter With PMSM Applications” International Journal of Scientific & Engineering Research, Volume 5, Issue 4, ISSN 2229-5518, pp.178-182.
Satheeswaran.K,Ramani K (2014) “Modified Hybrid Multilevel Inverter for Induction Motor Using Solar energy” International Journal of Ethics in Engineering & Management Education Vol 1, No.4, PP 111-115.
Shanmugavel.D and Ramani.K (2014), “Harmonic Minimized of cascaded H-Bridge Multilevel Inverter for PV System” Accepted to publish in International Journal of Research in Science and Technology. Vol1, Issue1, ISSN: 2349-0845 pp 1-10.
Ramani.K and Shanmuga Priyan. S (2013) “An Investigation Study of Total Harmonic Distortion in a Flying Capacitor Multilevel Inverter With / Without Closed – Loop Feedback Schemes” International Research Journal published by Global Journal Inc. (USA) Vol..13 Issue 3 Version 1.0 Pp.01-09.
Ramani.K and Venus.V (2013) “Implementation of Closed Loop System for Diode Clamped Multilevel Inverter with Stand-Alone Photovoltaic Input” International Research Journal published by Global Journal Inc. (USA) Vol..13 Issue 3 Version 1.0 Pp.17-23.
Rathinam A, K.Ramani, T.Karthikeyan (2012), “Design and Implementation of Clocked Sequential Circuit to Flying Capacitor Multilevel Inverter” International Review of Modeling and Simulation, Vol.5, N.4, p1382-1388   ISSN1974-9821.
Kiruba Samuel, C.S.and Ramani.K (2012) , “Performance Analysis of Seven Level Multilevel Inverter Using Renewable Energy Systems” Asian Journal of Electrical Sciences Vol.1 No.2 .
R.Govindaraju, M.Bharathiraja, K.Ramani and K.R.Govindan (2012) “Experimental Investigation of Embedded Controlled Diesel Engine”  Journal of Asian Scientific Research Vol. 2 No.9 pp: 524-538.
Rathinum.A Ramani.K and Karthikeyan.T (2012), Design and Implementation of Clocked Sequential Circuit to cascaded Multilevel Inverter” Archives Des Sciences Journal Vol 65, No. 7;Jul 2012 Pp.47-55.
Rathinum.A Ramani.K and Karthikeyan.T (2012), Performance analysis of sinusoidal pulse width modulation based cascaded Multilevel Inverter” International Journal of Systems , Algorithms &Applications Vol 02, No. 5; Pp.52-56
Murugesan, G. Asokkumar, and K. Ramani., (2012), ‘Cascaded and Hybrid Multilevel Inverters with Reduced Number of Switches for Induction Motor’ Journal of Electric Engineering, Vol.12 No.1, pp. 175-181.
Ramani.K Murugesan.M and Thangavel.S (2011) “A Hybrid Multilevel Inverter with Reduced Number of Switches for Induction Motor Drive” African Journal of Scientific Research Vol. 4, No. 1 pp 220-233.
Ramani.KAsok Kumar. G and Thangavel. S (2011) “A Hybrid System with Reduced Number of Switches for BLDC Motor Drive” African Journal of Scientific Research Vol. 3, No. 1 pp 148-163.
Ramani, K. and Krishnan, A. (2010) “New hybrid multilevel inverter fed induction motor drive – A diagnostic study”, International Review of Electrical Engineering (IREE), Vol.5, No.6, pp.2562-2569 .
Ramani, K. and Krishnan, A. (2010) “Switching pattern selection scheme based 11 levels flying capacitor multilevel inverter fed induction motor”, European Journal of Scientific Research, Vol.48, No.1, pp.51-62.
Ramani.K Rathinum.A and Krishnan.A (2010) “An Enhanced Flying Capacitor Multilevel inverter fed Induction Motor Drive” ACEEE International Journal on Electrical and Power Engineering, Vol. 1, No. 2, pp.22-26.
Ramani.K and Krishnan.A (2010) “High performance of sinusoidal pulse width modulation based flying capacitor multilevel inverter fed Induction motor drive”   International Journal of Computer Applications Vol.1.No.24. Pp.98-103. ISSN 0975-8887.
Ramani.K and Krishnan.A (2009) “New Hybrid 27 Level Multilevel Inverter fed Induction Motor Drive” in International Journal of Recent Trends in Engineering Vol. 2, No. 5, Pp 38-42.
Ramani.K and Krishnan.A (2009)“High performance Flying Capacitor based Multilevel Inverter fed Induction Motor” International Journal of Recent Trends in Engineering Vol. 2, No. 6, Pp 7-9.
Ramani.K and Krishnan.A (2009) “Simulation based Direct Torque Control of Induction Motor with Stator Flux Reimbursement” International Journal of Recent Trends in Engineering Vol. 2, No. 6, Pp 10-12.
Ramani.K and Krishnan.A  (2009)“An Estimation of multilevel inverter fed Induction motor drive”   International Journal of Reviews in Computing Vol.1.No.1, Pp.19-24

No of publications National journal:   01  

Ramani.K and Krishnan .A.A novel Scheme for Direct Torque Control Algorithm based induction motor” Journal of computer applications, Vol-1, No.3, July-sep 2008, pp 9-12

No of publications in International Conference: 24

Ramani Kannan, Ali Jagabar Sathik, and Mohd Fakhizan romle., “New Cascaded Multilevel Converter Topology Based on Basic Unit with Reduction of DC Sources” CENCON 2015 dated 20 Oct 2015 proceeding of IEEE Explore Pp 498-503. SCOPUS index [PDF]
Nur ‘Izzah Mohd Nor., Mohd Fakhizan romle and Ramani Kannan., “Comparison of Tubular and Planar Design of a Micro Linear Generator for Vibration Energy Harvesting” CENCON 2015 dated 20 Oct 2015 proceeding of IEEE Explore Pp233-237 SCOPUS index [PDF]
Kelvinder Singh, Pandian Vasant, Irraivan Elamvazuthi,and Ramani Kannan “PID Tuning of Servo Motor using Bat Algorithm” in proceedings of 19th International Conference on Knowledge Based and Intelligent Information and Engineering Systems in Science Direct Procedia Computer Science 60 ( 2015 ) 1798 – 1808 SCOPUS index [PDF]
P.Suresh  and Ramani.K (2015) “Design of Hybrid Multi-Level Inverter with Minimum Number of Switches Interface with Photovoltaic” in Proceeding of International Conference on Electronics and Communication Systems at Karpagam College of Engineering.
Kiruthika.P and Ramani.K (2014) “Design and Advancement of Hybrid Multilevel     Inverter Interface with   Photovoltaic ” in proceedings of International Conference on Electrical, Computer, Electronics and Communication Engineering at Volume 2, No.10 ISSN 1307-6892.
Suresh Kumar and K.Ramani (2014)“Execution of optimization algorithm in Cascaded H-Bridge Multilevel Inverter “in Proceeding on International Conference on Electrical, Electronics and Systems Engineering at volume:02, No:12,PP:387,April 22-23, ISSN:1307-6892 organized by World Academy of Science, Engineering and Technology .
Shanmugavel.D and Ramani.K (2014), “Commercial Realization of Multilevel Inverter Using Renewable Energy” in the International Conference On Renewable Energy Utilization (ICREU-2014)  organized by the Department of Electrical and Electronics Engineering, Coimbatore Institute of Technology
Shanmugavel.D and Ramani.K (2014), “Implementation of Renewable Energy Based Multilevel Inverter for Commercial Applications” in the IEEE Sponsored International Conference On knowledge Collaboration in Engineering (ICKCU-2014) organized by the Kathir College of Engineering.
Ramani.K and Venus.V “Implementation of SVPWM Technique Based Diode Clamped Five-Level Inverter Direct Integration Scheme for Photovoltaic Systems” in proceedings of IEEE International Conference on Emerging Trends in Computing, Communication and Nanotechnology (ICE-CCN’13) March 25-26 2013.
Shanmuga Priyan, S,Ramani.K, “Implementation of Closed Loop System For Flying Capacitor Multilevel Inverter With Stand-Alone Photovoltaic Input” in proceedings of IEEE International Conference ICPEC’13 at PSNA College of Engineering and Technology, Dindigul on 6th – 8th February 2013.[PDF]
Shanmuga Priyan, S., Ramani,.K, “A Closed-Loop Approach for Reducing Total Harmonic Distortion in a Flying Capacitor Multilevel Inverter” in proceedings of International Conference ICPES’12 at Kalasalingam University, Krishnancoil on 13th – 15th December 2012.
Rathinam, A., Ramani, K., and Karthikeyan, T, “Switching pattern selection scheme  based cascaded multilevel inverter fed induction motor drive”  in proceedings of IEEE international Conference on Advances in Power Conversion and Energy Technologies (APCET), 2012 Pp-6
Kiruba Samuel, C.S.and Ramani.K “Multilevel inverter control for wind-photovoltaic generation systems” proceeding of IEEE International Conference ICCEET-2012. Pp 457-462 21-22 March 2012.[PDF]
Kiruba Samuel.C.S and K.Ramani , “Multilevel Inverter Control for Wind-Photovoltaic Generation Systems” Proceedings on International Conference on Emerging Trends in Communication(ICETC 2012) at Maria College of Engineering and Technology. Kanyakumari on 8th and 9th March 2012.
N.Sujitha and K.Ramani, “A New Hybrid Cascaded H-Bridge Multilevel Inverter Performance Analysis” Proceedings of the IEEE-International Conference on Advances in Engineering, Science and Management (ICAESM-2012)  March 30, 31, 2012 [PDF]
N.Sujitha and K.Ramani,” An Efficient Hybrid Cascaded H-bridge Multilevel Inverter Used For Induction Motor ” Proceedings of the International Conference on Emerging Trends in Communication (ICETE 12) 8th and 9th March, 2012
Ramani.K and Krishnan. A “Capacitor Voltage Balancing Scheme Based Flying Capacitor Multilevel Inverter” proceeding of IEEE International Conference ICEAS-2011.
Ramani.K and Krishnan.A “A Hybrid H-Bridge Multilevel Inverter fed Induction Motor through Reduced Number of Switches” proceedings of IEEE International Conference ICEAS-2011.
Asokkumar.G and Ramani.K, “Four Switch Three Phase Inverter for Speed Control of BLDC Motor Drives”, Proceedings of International Conference on Sunrise Technologies (i-COST 2011), pp-21-21, January 13-15, 2011.
Asokkumar.G and Ramani.K, “Speed Control of BLDC Motor by using Reduced Current Sensor” Proceedings of International Conference on Intelligent Systems and Control (ISCO 2011), pp-107-107, January 7-8, 2011.
Murugesan. M and Ramani.K, “A Topology of Multilevel Inverters with Reduced Number of Switches for Induction Motor Drive”, Proceedings of International Conference on Intelligent Systems and Control (ISCO 2011) January 7-8, 2011.
Murugesan. M and Ramani.K, “A New Topology of Multilevel Inverters with Reduced Number of Switches”, Proceedings of International conference on modeling control and automation and control (ICMCAC 2010), ISBN-978-93-80697-35.2, December 20-21, 2010.
Ramani.K, Rathinum.A and Krishnan.A  “An Enhancement Flying Capacitor Multilevel Inverter Fed Induction Motor Drive” in proceedings of International Conference On control, communication and power engineering 2010.ACEEE July 28-30.pp30-35.
Ramani.K, Krishnan.S and Krishnan.A “Fuzzy Logic Based Stator Flux Optimized Direct Torque Control of Squirrel Cage Induction Motor” in proceedings of International Conference on Energy Engineering at Pondicherry Engineering College, Puducherry on Jan 7-9 2009,Pp 8
Ramani.K and Krishnan.A “A Novel Scheme of an Unified Flux and Torque Control Method for Direct Torque Control Algorithm Based Induction Motor” in proceedings of IEEE Power Electronics International Conference at IIT Delhi on oct 12-15 2008. In IEEE Explore.
Ramani.K, Tamil kani.B and Krishnan.A “A Novel Control Technique of DTC of Induction Motor Drive” in proceedings of International Conference on POWERCOIN 08,at Sona College of Technology, Salem on March 20-21, pp 40,2007
No of publications in National Conference: 21
Dr.Ramani.K and Shanmuga Priyan.S “Generalized Closed-Loop Control     Scheme for Flying Capacitor Multilevel Inverter for Minimizing Total Harmonic Distortion” in proceedings of National Conference on Innovations in Electrical, Electronics and Control Systems – IEECONS’13 at Kumaraguru College of Technology, Coimbatore on March 02 2013.
Dr.Ramani.K and Venus.V “Minimization of Total Harmonic Distortion in a diode Clamped Multilevel Inverter using SVPWM Technique for Photovoltaic System” in proceedings of National Conference on IPESC-2013 at Sona college of Technology,Salem on Feb 22 2013.Pp 25.
Kiruba Samuel.C.S. and Ramani.K, “Multilevel Inverter Control for Wind-Photovoltaic Generation Systems ”, in Proceedings of National Conference on Emerging Trends in Electrical Science (NCETES 2011) August 4th, 2011.
Kiruba Samuel.C.S and K.Ramani ,“ Performance Analysis of Multilevel Inverter Based Hybrid Wind-Photovoltaic Generation Systems” Proceedings of National Conference on Efficient Power Generation System” at K.S.Rangasamy College of Technology, Erode on 16th March 2012.
Sujitha.N and Ramani.K, “A Genetic Algorithm Based Cascaded H-Bridge Multilevel Inverter”, in Proceedings of National Conference on Emerging Trends in Electrical Science (NCETES 2011) August 4th, 2011.
Vijayabalan.R and Ramani.K, “Converter Systems for Photovoltaic Cells -A comparative study ”, in Proceedings of National Conference on Emerging Trends in Electrical Science (NCETES 2011) August 4th, 2011.
Jayanthi.D and Ramani.K, “A New Starting Method of BLDC Motors without Position Sensor”, in Proceedings of National Conference on Smart System (NCSS 2011) March 19, 2011.
Nithya.K and Ramani.K, “A Nine Level New Hybrid 2H-Bridge Multilevel Inverter”, Proceedings of National Conference on Advancement in Electrical Sciences (NCAES 2011) February 24, 2011
Venkatachalam.M and Ramani.K, “An Industrial Application of Hybrid Multilevel Inverter with Minimum Number of Separated DC Sources”, in Proceedings of National Conference on Advancement in Electrical Sciences (NCAES 2011) February 24, 2011.
Jayanthi.D and Ramani.K, “A Novel Sensor less Commutation Method of Brushless DC Motor”, in Proceedings of National Conference on Advancement in Electrical Sciences (NCAES 2011) February 24, 2011.
Asokkumar.G and Ramani.K, “A Hybrid Speed Control of BLDC Motor with Reduced Number of Switching”, Proceedings of National Conference on Advancement in Electrical Sciences (NCAES 2011), pp-85-86, February 24, 2011.
Murugesan.M and Ramani.K, “A Modified Hybrid Multilevel Inverters  with Reduced Number of Switches”, Proceedings of National Conference on Advancement in Electrical Sciences (NCAES 2011) February 24, 2011.
Asokkumar.G and Ramani.K, “Speed Control of BLDC Motor using PID and Fuzzy Logic” Proceedings of National Power Engineering Conference (NPEC’10), pp-158-162, December 2-3, 2010.
Murugesan.M and Ramani.K, “A Hybrid Multilevel Inverters with Reduced Number of Switches”, Proceedings on National Power Engineering Conference (NPEC 2010), December 2-3, 2010.
Ramani,K, Krishnan.S and Krishnan.ADirect Torque Control of Induction Motor with Stator Flux Compensation” in proceedings of National Conference on NACC’09 at Paavai College of Engineering Namakkal on April 02, 2009 pp 16
Ramani,K and Krishnan.A “A Novel Scheme for Direct Torque Control Algorithm Based Induction Motor” in proceedings of National Conference on Emerging issues in computer applications (EICA – ‘08’) at K.S.R College of Engineering July 19, 2008 pp 9-12
Ramani,K,  Krishnan.A. and Tamil kani.B “A Novel Technique for Direct Torque Control of Induction Motor Drives” in proceedings of National Conference on ITPED – 08 March 14, 2008
Ramani,K and Krishnan.A. “Design And Implementation of DTC of Induction Motor” in proceedings of National Conference on CIIT08 at K.S.Rangasamy College of Technology,Tiruchengode on march 14 2008 pp 34-35
Ramani.K and Lakshmi.K “Approach of  Vector Control of Induction Motor Without Speed Sensor” ” in proceedings of National Conference on NATCON 06 at Noorl Islam college of Engineering Nagarkovil march 08 &09, 2006 pp 40-41
Ramani.K “Field Oriented Control of Three Phase Induction Motor” in proceedings of National Conference on Recent trends in Electrical and Electronics Engineering RTEE05 at K.S.Rangasamy College of Technology,Tiruchengode on Aug 29 &30 2005 pp 27-28.
Ramani.K “New Approach of Field Oriented Control of AC Drivers” in proceedings of National Conference on AEEENC05 at Vivekananda College of Engineering for women, Tiruchengode on Feb 25 2005 pp 23.

Seminar/ Conference/ Training / FDP Participation / Attended: 18

 Seminars

Effective Utilization of Solar PV System for Agriculture Applications organized by  PSG College of Technology Coimbatore dated on 08th to 10th Aug 2014.
Nano dielectric materials in electrical insulation application sponsored by CSIR –new delhi organized by Dept of EEE, KSRCT Tiruchengode dated on Nov 16th and 17th 2012
Application of embedded systems in renewable energy power electronics and automotive systems organized by PSG College of Technology Coimbatore dated on March 09-10 -2012
Modeling and control renewable energy power plants for efficient and quality power generation sponsored by MNRE –new delhi conducted by Dept of EEE, KSRCT Tiruchengode dated on 19th -21th August 2010
Computational intelligent techniques of machine vision system at low cost automation for manufacturing industries sponsored by AICTE –new delhi conducted by Dept of MCT, KSRCT  Tiruchengode dated on 22-23 June 2010
Emerging trends in embedded controller and its applications organized by KSRCT Tiruchengode dated on Nov 14-15,2008
Research Methodologies organized by Anna University,Tiruchirapalli dated on May,17-18,2008
Soft Computing Technique for industrial automation conducted by Kongu Engineering College, Perundurai.dated on Feb,15-16,2008

Workshop/FDP/STTP etc

Outcome Based Education Refresher Session by Universiti Teknologi PETRONAS,Malaysia dated on 16 th April 2015.
Effective Education Delivery Workshop by Universiti Teknologi PETRONAS,Malaysia dated on 30 june 2015.
Signals and Systems conducted by Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur dated on  02nd to 12th Jan 2014
Power electronics application to distributed generation organized by Government College of Engineering, Salem dated on 30th Oct to 06th Nov 2013
Recent trends in solar photovoltaic electric conversion systems organized by Nandha Engineering CollegePerundurai  dated on 19th -20th  April 2013
Wind energy electric conversion systems organized by National Institute of Technology, Tiruchy dated on Jan 4-5,2013
Smart grid for distributed energy resources sponsored by CSIR –new delhi at Dept of EEE, KSRCT Tiruchengode dated on Nov 18th -19th 2011
Embedded control applications in drives organized by Nandha Engineering College Perundurai dated on June 13-26 2011
Faculty Development Programme organized by Anna University,Chennai dated on May ,19-25,2008
LabView organized by Dept of MCT, KSRCT Tiruchengode dated on Jan 21-22,2008
DSP Algorithms & Implementation organized by  V.L.B.Janakiammal College Of Engg And Tech.,Coimbatour dated on Aug 25,2007
Simulation Softwares organized by SSN College of Engg dated on Nov 14-15,2006

 

 

 

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