Dr. Prasenjit Basak

Designation:

Assistant Professor

Specialization:

Renewable Energy and Micro Grids

Email:

prasenjit@thapar.edu

Dr. Prasenjit Basak is currently working as Assistant Professor of Electrical and Instrumentation Engineering Department, Thapar Institute of Engineering & Technology, Patiala, India. Dr. Basak obtained his Ph.D. in 2012 from JDr. Prasenjit Basak is currently working as Assistant Professor of Electrical and Instrumentation Engineering Department, Thapar Institute of Engineering & Technology, Patiala, India. Dr. Basak obtained his Ph.D. in 2012 from Jadavpur University, Kolkata, India. He has about thirteen years of teaching and three years of industrial experience. His current area of research interest includes operation, control and protection of microgrid power system. He is a Member IEEE, U.S.A.; Life Member-Metrology Society of India and Life Member- ISTE, India.Dr. Prasenjit Basak is currently working as Assistant Professor of Electrical and Instrumentation Engineering Department, Thapar Institute of Engineering & Technology, Patiala, India. Dr. Basak obtained his Ph.D. in 2012 from Jadavpur University, Kolkata, India. He has about thirteen years of teaching and three years of industrial experience. His current area of research interest includes operation, control and protection of microgrid power system. He is a Member IEEE, U.S.A.; Life Member-Metrology Society of India and Life Member- ISTE, India.

Broad Research Area

Power System

Phone/Mobile Number

0175-2393057

Email ID

prasenjit@thapar.edu

Education

Degree University/Institution Year Specialisation

B.Tech.

Jadavpur University

1999

Electrical Engineering

Ph.D. (Integrated)

Jadavpur University

2012

Electrical Engineering       (Power System)

Academic Experience

University/College Designation Period

Thapar Institute of Engineering & Technology, Patiala

Assistant Professor, Electrical Engineering Department

01.07.2013 to till date

Calcutta Institute of Engineering & Management, Kolkata

Assistant Professor, Electrical Engineering Department

31.03.2009 to 24.05.2013.

Ramakrishna Mission  Shilpamandira, Belur Math, Howrah

Coordinator & Lecturer,  Electrical Engineering Department

01.08.2007. to 30.03.2009.

Calcutta Institute of Engineering & Management, Kolkata

Lecturer, Electrical Engineering Department

01.01.2005. to 31.07.2007.

I.C.V. Polytechnic, Jhargram, W.B.

Lecturer, Electrical Engineering Department

01.02.2001. to 30.06.2002.

 

Industrial Experience

Company/ Entity Designation Period

Dutta Electric Company, Contractor of Calcutta Electric Supply Company Ltd. (Mains Dept.) Kolkata

Electrical Engineer

01.09.1999 to 28.02.2001.

Hi-Tech Systems & Services Ltd., Kolkata

Executive- Customer Services

01.06.2003. to 31.12.2004.

 

Current membership in professional organizations

a.       Member IEEE, U.S.A.                      

b.      Life Member-Metrology Society of India and Life Member- ISTE, India.

Honors and awards

a.       Best paper award

Service activities (within and outside of the institution)

a.       Apart from regular teaching and research activities in UG and PG level; acting as In-charge, High Voltage Engineering Laboratory

b.      Project Semester Coordinator of Electrical and Instrumentation Engineering Department, Thapar Institute of Engineering & Technology.

 

List of Publications

a.       Prasenjit Basak, S. Chowdhury, S. Halder nee Dey and S.P. Chowdhury, “A Literature Review on Integration of Distributed Energy Resources in the Perspective of Control, Protection and Stability of Microgrid,” Renewable & Sustainable Energy Reviews; Elsevier, ISSN: 1364-0321, Volume 16, Issue 8, October 2012, Pages 5545-5556. Impact Factor: 2014: 5.901; 5 Year Impact Factor: 2014: 7.445; © Thomson Reuters Journal Citation Reports 2015.

 

b.      Amandeep Kaur, Jitender Kaushal and Prasenjit Basak, “A Review on Microgrid Central Controller”; Renewable & Sustainable Energy Reviews; Elsevier, ISSN: 1364-0321 Volume 55, March 2016, Pages 338-345. Impact Factor: 2014: 5.901; 5 Year Impact Factor: 2014: 7.445; © Thomson Reuters Journal Citation Reports 2015.

 

Briefly list the most recent professional development activities/ Research project

S. No. Title Duration Sponsoring Agency

1

Design and Validation of a Microgrid System for Kashoud Area at Himachal Pradesh

2016-2018

Thapar Institute of Engineering & Technology