Dr. Nitin Narang
Associate Professor

Designation:

Associate Professor

Specialization:

Power System Optimisation

Email:

nitin.narang4@gmail.com

Nitin Narang is currently Associate Professor in the Electrical and Instrumentation Engineering Department, Thapar Institute of Engineering & Technology, Patiala. Dr. Narang obtained his Ph.D. in 2014. Dr. Narang has about eighteen years of teaching. His current area of research interest is power system optimization.

  • Broad Research Area:Power System Optimization
  • Phone/Mobile Number:0175-2393055
  • Email ID:nnarang@thapar.edu

Experience: Total Teaching Experience 18 years

Education

Degree University/Institution Year Specialization
B.E. M.I.T.S. Gwalior 1998 Electrical
M.Tech. I.I.T. Madras 2000 Electrical
Ph.D. Thapar Institute of Engineering & Technology 2014 Power System Optimization

Academic Experience

University/College Designation Period
Jiwaji University Assistant Professor 07.01.2001 to 14.10.2004

Current membership in professional organizations

  • Member of Metrology Society of India

Honors and awards

  • Best paper award

Publications:

Journals

  1. Nitin Narang, J.S. Dhillon and D.P. Kothari, “Multi-objective Fixed Head Hydrothermal Scheduling using Integrated Predator-prey Optimization and Powell Search Method,” Energy, vol. 47(1), pp 237-252, 2012, [IF: 5.537].
  2. Nitin Narang, J.S. Dhillon and D.P. Kothari, “Multi-objective Short-term Hydrothermal Generation Scheduling Using Predator–Prey Optimization,” Electric Power Components and Systems, vol. 40(15), pp. 1708–1730, 2012, [IF: 0.888].
  3. Nitin Narang, J.S. Dhillon and D.P. Kothari, “Scheduling short-term hydrothermal generation using predator-prey optimization technique,” Applied Soft Computing, vol. 21, August, pp. 298-308, 2014, [IF: 4.837].
  4. Nitin Narang, J.S. Dhillon and D.P. Kothari, “Weight pattern evaluation for multi-objective hydrothermal generation scheduling using hybrid search technique,” International Journal of Electrical Power & Energy Systems, vol. 62, November, pp. 665-678, 2014, [IF: 4.418].
  5. Nitin Narang, Era Sharma and J.S. Dhillon, “Combined heat and power economic dispatch using integrated civilized swarm optimization,” Applied Soft Computing, vol. 52, March, pp. 190-202, 2017, [IF: 4.837].
  6. Nitin Narang, “Short-term hydrothermal generation scheduling using improved predator influenced civilized swarm optimization technique,” Applied Soft Computing, vol. 58, pp. 207-224, 2017, [IF: 4.837].
  7. Nitin Narang, “Hydro-thermal generation scheduling using integrated Gravitational search algorithm and Predator prey optimization technique,” Neural Computing & Applications, vol. 30(2), pp. 519-538, 2018, [IF: 4.664].
  8. Rituraj Singh Patwal, Nitin Narang and Harish Garg, “A novel TVAC-PSO based mutation strategies algorithm for generation scheduling of pumped storage hydrothermal system incorporating solar units”, Energy, vol. 142, pp. 822-837, 2018, [IF: 5.537].
  9. Himanshu Anand, Nitin Narang, and J.S. Dhillon, “Profit based unit commitment using hybrid optimization technique”, Energy, vol. 148, pp. 701-715, 2018, [IF: 5.537].
  10. Rituraj Singh Patwal and Nitin Narang, “Crisscross PSO algorithm for multi-objective generation scheduling of pumped storage hydrothermal system incorporating solar units”, Energy Conversion and Management, vol. 169, pp. 238-254, 2018, [IF: 7.181].
  11. Himanshu Anand, Nitin Narang, and J.S. Dhillon, “Unit commitment considering dual-mode combined heat and power generating units using integrated optimization technique”, Energy Conversion and Management, vol. 171, pp. 984-1001,2018, [IF: 7.181].
  12. Himanshu Anand, Nitin Narang, and J.S. Dhillon, “Multi-objective combined heat and power unit commitment using particle swarm optimization”, Energy, vol. 172, pp. 794-807, 2019, [IF: 5.537].
  13. Arunpreet Kaur, Nitin Narang, “Optimum generation scheduling of coordinated power system using hybrid optimization technique”, Electrical Engineering, vol. 101, pp. 379-408, 2019, [IF: 1.296].