Dr. Santosh Sonar

Designation:

Assistant Professor

Specialization:

Power electronics

Email:

santosh.sonar@thapar.edu

Biography

Dr. Santosh Sonaris an Assistant Professor in the Department of Electrical and Instrumentation Engineering. He received his Bachelor and Masters degree in Electrical Engineering from National Institute of Technology Durgapur, West Bengal. He has completed his PhD at Indian School of Mines, Dhanbad, Jharkhand in the year 2014.He has joined TIET in August 2013. He has seven years of teaching and one year of Industrial Experience till Nov 2016. His main research interests are in the areas of Power Electronics (z-source inverters, converters ,SMPS Design).

Broad Research Area

Power Electronics

Phone/Mobile Number

9933135606

Email ID

santosh.sonar@thapar.edu

Education:

Degree University/Institution Year Specialisation

B.Tech

NIT, Durgapur

2004

Electrical Engg.

M. Tech

NIT, Durgapur

2009

Electrical Engg.

Ph.D.

ISM, Dhanbad

2014

Power Electronics

Academic Experience

University/College Designation Period

Thapar Institute of Engineering & Technology

Assistant Professor

Mar. 2014 to till date

Thapar Institute of Engineering & Technology

Lecturer

Aug 2013 to Mar. 2014

Asansol Engineering College, W.B

Lecturer

Aug. 2010 to Nov. 2010

Bengal college of Engineering and Technology, .B

Lecturer

Sept. 2008 to Aug. 2010

Govt. Polytechnic Dhanbad, Jharkhand

Lecturer

Sept. 2005 to Aug. 2006

Industrial Experience:

Organization Designation Period

Test Metal Engineering Pvt Ltd

Site Engineer

July 2004 to Aug. 2005

Current membership in professional organizations

a.       IEEE Membership

List of Publications:

a.       Santosh Sonar, Tanmoy Maity, Manisha Minu,  “Single phase transformer less  wide range ac boost voltage regulator based on z-source network”, International journal of Electrical power and energy system, Elsevier, vol. 47, pp 193-197, 2013.

b.      Santosh Sonar, Tanmoy Maity, “A single phase to three phase buck boost converter cum voltage regulator  suitable for wind power”, International journal  of energy and power (SAP),vol. 2,no. 3, pp 33-38, 2012.

c.       Santosh Sonar, Tanmoy Maity, “performance analysis of the simple low cost buck-boost ac-ac converter”, International Journal of Energy Engineering, vol. 4, pp 105-110, jun. 2014.

d.      Santosh Sonar, Tanmoy Maity, “A new  simple single phase ac-ac switching voltage regulator  cum power conditioner”,  In press Asian Power Electronics Journal, vol. 6.no. 2, pp 34-38, Dec. 2012.

e.       Santosh Sonar, Tanmoy Maity, “Z-source converter for PMSM based grid connected wind power conversion”, International journal of Advanced Renewable energy and researchvol. 1, issue 9, pp 532-536, 2012.

f.        Santosh Sonar, Tanmoy Maity, “A new low cost single phase ac-ac power line conditioner”, Internationaljournal of advanced computer research, vol. 2, no. 4, issue 6, pp 284-289, Dec. 2012.

g.      Tanmoy Maity, Santosh Sonar, “A new single phase to three  phase  buck boost converter cum voltage regulator suitable for wind power”, Academic journal of sciencevol. 1, issue 3, pp 533-541, 2012.

h.      Tanmoy Maity, Santosh Sonar, “Selection of Suitable Topology and Switching Technique of ZSI for wind power application”International journal of advanced computer research, vol. 3, no. 1, issue 8, pp 159-164, Mar. 2013.

i.        Santosh Sonar, Tanmoy Maity, “Z-source Inverter based control of Wind Power”, InternationalConference on Energy, Automation, and Signals (ICEAS-2011)SOA-Bhubaneswar, pp 1-6, 2011.

j.        Santosh Sonar, Tanmoy Maity, “Design and simulation of a novel single phase to three phase wind power converter”, RAIT-2012) ISM, Dhanbad, vol. 2, pp 725-730, 2012.

k.      Tanmoy Maity, Santosh Sonar, “A simple single phase ac voltage regulator cum booster based on z-source converter”,ICCESSE-2012, Zurich, Switzerland, Jan. 2012.

l.        Tanmoy Maity, Santosh Sonar, “A  new single phase to three phase buck-boost Converter cum Voltage Regulator suitable for Wind Power”, International Journal of Arts & Sciences (IJAS) conference, Vienna, Austria, pp.VIE78, Apr. 2012.

m.    Santosh Sonar, Tanmoy Maity, “A new low cost single phase ac-ac power line conditioner”,International conference on emerging electrical trends, Indore, Vol. 2,no. 4,issue 6, pp.284-289, Dec. 2012.

n.     Santosh Sonar, Tanmoy Maity, “Development of z-source closed loop voltage regulator suitable for   wind   power”, 38th Annual Conference of the IEEE Industrial Electronics Society (IECON-2012), Mar. 2012.

o.      Santosh Sonar, Tanmoy Maity, “A new low cost single phase ac-ac power line conditioner”, International conference on power electronics and energy systems (PEES- 2012)

p.      Tanmoy Maity, Santosh Sonar, “Selection of Suitable Topology and Switching Technique of ZSI for wind power application”, International Conference on advance Computing and Communication (ICACC-2013)

q.      Santosh Sonar, Tanmoy Maity, Manisha Minu, “Closed Loop Control of Z-Source Inverter used for Wind Power Conversion”,National conference on sustainable development in energy sector, UPES, Dehradun, INS-2, Apr. 2011.

r.        Santosh Sonar, Tanmoy Maity, “A z-network based new single phase push-pull inverter,” FECIT-2011,ISM, Dhanbad, INS-8, Nov. 2011.

s.       Tanmoy Maity, Santosh Sonar, “A z-network based new single phase push-pull inverter,” FECIT-2011, ISM, Dhanbad, INS-4, Nov. 2011.

t.        Santosh Sonar, Tanmoy Maity, “A z-source single phase push-pull inverter,” IET India Summit 2012, pp 92-95, Sep. 2012.

u.      Santosh Sonar, Tanmoy Maity, “A single phase wide range AC boost voltage regulator,” ICTEE-2014, Thapar Institute of Engineering & Technology, Patiala, Jan. 2014.

v.      Santosh Sonar, Tanmoy Maity, “A Novel single phase push-pull Inverter,” ICTEE-2014, Thapar Institute of Engineering & Technology, Patiala, Jan. 2014.