Webinar for Engineering Section
Time & Location
About the Event
RESI in collaboration with Industry Association of RE presents a National Webinar on "Electrical Engineering Yesterday Today & Tomorrow: The Key Areas of Research".
Our guest speaker for the webinar is Dr. D. P. Kothari, Ex-Director-IIT Delhi, Ex- VC – VITV, a renowned educationist and professor who has held leadership positions at engineering institutions. The brief profile is as given below:
Dr. D. P. Kothari (Ex-Director IIT Delhi), Vice-Chair of RESI (https://www.resi.org.in/vice-chair-resi) is an educationist and professor who has held leadership positions at engineering institutions. Dr. Kothari has served as Advisor to the Chancellor at VIT University Vellore, and prior to that, he was Head, Centre for Energy Studies at IIT Delhi and Principal, Visvesvaraya Regional Engineering College, Nagpur. He has also been Director, IIT Delhi.
Prof. (Dr.) D.P. Kothari received his B.E. (Electrical), M.E. (Power Systems), and doctoral degree in Electrical Engineering from the Birla Institute of Technology & Science, Pilani. He is most popularly known for his contributions to the advancement of engineering education in India. He has published 3 patents and over 850 papers in national and international journals and conferences. He has authored/co-authored 63 books including Power System Optimization, Modern Power System Analysis, Electric Machines, Power System Transients, Theory and Problems of Electric Machines, Renewable Energy Sources, and Emerging Technologies, and Power System Engineering. His research interests include Optimal Hydro-thermal Scheduling, Unit Commitment, Maintenance Scheduling, Energy Conservation (loss minimization and voltage control), and Power Quality and Energy Systems Planning and Modelling.
As a recognition of his contributions to engineering education, he was honored as IEEE Fellow. He is also Fellow-INAE, Fellow-INASc, Hon. Fellow ISTE, FIE (India), Fellow-IETE, and MCSI. For more details please visit https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/D.P._Kothari
Date: August 15, 2020
Time: 2.00 PM to 3.00 PM
Certificates will be provided to all the attendees.
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