Dr. Shakti Singh


Assistant Professor


Renewable Energy Systems, Microgrid




Dr. Shakti Singh is currently working as an Assistant Professor in the Electrical and Instrumentation Engineering Department, Thapar Institute of Engineering & Technology, Patiala. Dr. Shakti Singh holds a PhD degree in hybrid renewable energy sources from Thapar Institute of Engineering & Technology, Patiala. He is having a MTECH in Energy and Environment Management from Indian Institute of Technology, Delhi. He has more than 15 years teaching experience and published several papers in national/international conference and journals of international repute. His areas of research interest include, hybrid renewable energy systems and integration of RES into existing grids.

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Membership of Professional Institutions, Associations, Societies

Member of IEEE

Publications and other Research Outputs

  1. Shakti Singh, SC Kauhsik, “Optimal sizing of grid integrated hybrid PV-biomass energy system using artificial bee colony algorithm”IET Renewable Power Generation, Vol. 10 (2), 2016, pp 230-238. (Impact factor =2.635)

  2. Shakti Singh, Mukesh Singh, SC Kaushik, Optimal power scheduling of renewable energy systems in Microgrids using distributed energy storage system”,2016, IET Renewable Power Generation, Vol. 10 (9), 2016, pp 1328-1339. (Impact factor =2.635)

  3. Shakti Singh, Mukesh Singh, SC Kaushik, A review on optimization technique on solar wind hybrid system”, International Journal of Green Energy, 2016, Vol. 13 (15) pp 1464-1478. (Impact factor =1.640)

  4. Shakti Singh, Mukesh Singh, SC Kaushik, Feasibility study of an islanded Microgrid in rural area consisting of PV, wind, biomass and battery energy storage system ". 2016, Vol. 128 pp 178-190. Energy Conversion and Management, (Impact factor: 5.589).

NON SCI (In journals only)

  1. Rahul Mishra, Shakti Singh, “Sustainable Energy Plan of a Village in Punjab for Self Energy Generation”, International journal of Renewable Energy Research, Vol.3.No.3 (2013) pp 640-646 (Impact factor =1.0)

  2. AnitPal Singh, Shakti Singh, SSSR Sarathbabu Duvvuri, “Direct Torque control of PMSM with a two level inverter using matlab/simulink ”, International Journal of Engineering and Information Technology. Vol 2, No 1,pp. 10-15,2010

  3. SSSR Sarathbabu Duvvuri, Durga Prasad Garapati, Shakti Singh, Vikram Chopra, “A Cost Effective Drive System for Brushless DC Motor”, International Journal of Electrical Engineering. Vol 3, No 1, pp. 211—220, 2010

  4. Atul Sood, Shakti Singh, Mandeep Singh, “A Comparative Study of the Performance of Mitigation Methods for Power Quality Problems”, International Journal of Electrical Engineering. Vol. 4, Number 6 (2011), pp. 689-695

  5. Fatehbir Singh, Shakti Singh“Wind Energy Stabilization Using SVPWM Based Modulated Power Filter Compensator” International Journal of Research (IJR) Vol-1, Issue-6, July 2014.

Description of Research Interests

Shakti Singh 's research interests are in integration of renewable energy systems into current existing grid. The economic aspects of renewable energy systems in developing countries is main thrust of his research area. He is also interested in area of research in microgrid, smart grid and optimal power management in exiting system with integration of renewables.