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Dr. Gunabalan R


Educational details (Please mention every degree with latest first)
DegreePassed out yearSpecializationInstitute/University/ College
Ph.D2015Electrical EngineeringAnna University – Chennai, TamilNadu, India
M.Tech2006Electrical Drives and ControlPondicherry Engineering College, Pondicherry University, Puducherry, India
B.E.2000Electrical and Electronics EngineeringGovernment College of Engineering, Tirunelveli, Manonmanium Sundaranar University, Tirunelveli, TamilNadu, India.
Research Details
Areas of SpecializationElectrical Drives and Control
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i10 index6
On-going Consultancy Project Details
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Technical Solutions -ValeoValeo Pvt.Ltd, Chennai
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Patent Published Details
Patent Published TitlePatent Published Application No.
Emergency Backups For Existing fluorescent Lighting Systems202141034590
Patent Granted Details
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Book / Book Chapter Published Details
Buck–Boost LED Driver with Dimming CharacteristicsSpringer2017
DSPACE1103 controller for PWM control of power electronic convertersSpringer2020
Performance comparison of two-stage LED driver for tube light applicationsSpringer2021
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Collaborative Publications

1.       Gunabalan R, Sanjeevi kumar P, Blaabjerg F, Ojo O, Subbiah V, “Analysis and implementation of parallel connected two induction motor single inverter drive by direct vector control for industrial application”, IEEE Transactions on Power Electronics, vol. 30, no.12, pp. 6472-6475, Dec.2015

2.       Gunabalan, R.; Sanjeevikumar, P.; Blaabjerg, F.; Wheeler, P.W.; Fedak, V.; Ertas, A.H., “Transfer function modeling of parallel connected two three-phase induction motor implementation using LabView platform,” in Electrical Drives and Power Electronics (EDPE), 2015 International Conference on , pp.373-378, 21-23 Sept. 2015

3.       Vishnuram, P.; Ramachandiran, G.; Sudhakar Babu, T.; Nastasi, B. Induction Heating in Domestic Cooking and Industrial Melting Applications: A Systematic Review on Modelling, Converter Topologies and Control Schemes. Energies, 14, 6634, Oct. 2021.

4.       Sureshkumar, A.; Gunabalan, R.; Vishnuram, P.; Ramsamy, S.; Nastasi, B. Investigation on performance of various power control strategies with bifilar coil for induction surface melting application, Energies, 15, 3301, pp.1-25, May 2022

Other Details
Editorial Experience (if any)Editor for Turkish Journal of Electrical Engineering and Computer Sciences for a research paper titled, “A generalized algorithm for space vector modulation in multilevel inverters”


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