Dr. Rana Pratap Yadav
Assistant Professor



Assistant Professor


Radar, Microwave Remote Sensing, RF energy harvesting, antenna and Microwave Engineering



Research Interest

RF and Microwave Engineering: High power RF, microwave device and circuits

Academic Background

  1. Ph. D: RF and Microwave Engineering, Institute for Plasma Research (IPR), Gandhinagar, Gujarat, INDIA.
    Awarded: Oct-2014.
    Doctoral Thesis: Design and Developmental Aspects of High Power, Ultra-wideband 3dB Hybrid Coupler for ICRF Heating in Tokamak
    Advisors: Dr. S. V. Kulkarni.
  2. Masters (M.Tech.): Electrical Drives, in year of 2009
    Institution: Maulana Azad National Institute of Technology, Bhopal, INDIA.
  3. Bachelor (B.Tech.): Electrical Engineering, in year of 2007
    Institution: Uttar Pradesh Technical University, Lucknow, INDIA.

Professional Experience (2 Years, from 02 March 09 to 01 March 2011)

  1. Organization: Power Grid Corporation of India Limited
  2. Designation: Electrical Assistant Engineer
  3. Functional Area: Construction of sub-station, transmission line upto132 kV under distribution management system and sub-transmission projects.
  4. Job Responsibilities : Planning, Organizing, Erection, Commissioning and Billing executed work of the running turnkey project within stipulated time cost and also ensure adherence to all statutory provisions.

Teaching Experience (3 Month, from 31 June 14 , continued……)

  1. Organization: Thapar Institute of Engineering & Technology, Patiala
  2. Designation: Assistant Professor

Research Publications

  1. Rana Pratap Yadav, Sunil Kumar, and S. V. Kulkarni, “Design and Development of the 3dB patch compensated tandem hybrid coupler”, Review of Scientific Instruments, 84, 014702 (2013).
  2. Rana Pratap Yadav, Sunil Kumar, and S. V. Kulkarni, “An analysis of junction discontinuity effects in multi-element coupled lines and its diminution at designing stage,” Progress In Electromagnetic Research B, Vol. 56, 25-49, 2013.
  3. Rana Pratap Yadav, Sunil Kumar, and S. V. Kulkarni, “Design and development of ultra-wideband 3dB hybrid coupler for ICRF heating in Tokamak”, Review of Scientific Instruments 85, 044706 (2014).
  4. Rana Pratap Yadav, Sunil Kumar, and S. V. Kulkarni. "Junction discontinuity effect in multi-element coupled lines and its compensation" Region 10 Symposium, 2014 IEEE.
  5. S.V. Kulkarni, Sunil Kumar, Srinivas Y.S.S., Atul Varia, Ramesh Joshi, H.M. Jadav, Paihar Manoj, B.R. Kadia, Kirit Parmar, Gayatri Ashok, R.P. Yadav,… , “Recent ICRH-Wall Conditioning, Second Harmonic Heating and Disruption Mitigation Experiments using ICRH system in Tokamak ADITYA” 25th IAEA Fusion Energy Conference (FEC 2014), Saint Petersburg, Russia 13 -18 October 2014.