Dr. A. M. Patel

Assistant Professor, Electrical Engineering

Palanpur, Gujarat

CONTACT

Cabin :    _____ (Building No : 4 )

E-mail:  amp@gecpalanpur.ac.in

AREA OF INTEREST

  • Renewable Energy and its Applications
  • Power System
  • Engineering Optimization

COURSE TAUGHT

  • Electrical Power Generation
  • Power System-I
  • Power System-II
  • Interconnected Power System
  • Switchgear and Protection
  • Power System Planning and Design
  • Power System Operation and Control

SKILL AND KNOWLEDGE

  • Renewable Resources Assessment
  • Site Selection for Renewable Energy Project Implementation
  • Designing of Stand-alone Power Generation System
  • Estimation of Scope of On-grid and Off-grid Power System
  • Techno-economic Analysis
  • Operational Research
  • Statistical Analysis
  • Computer Software

RESEARCH INTEREST

  • Integrated Renewable Energy System
  • Distributed Generation: On-grid and Off-grid Applications
  • Decision making tools for Engineering Applications
  • Engineering Optimization

EDUCATION QUALIFICATION

Ph. D. in Electrical Engineering, Indian Institute of Technology, Roorkee, India, 2019

M.E. in Electrical Engineering with Specialization in Power System, L.D. College of Engineering, Ahmedabad (Gujarat) (Gujarat University) Year 2010

B. E. Electrical Engineering from Government Engineering College, Bhuj (Gujarat) (Gujarat University), Year 2004.

WORK EXPERIENCE

Assistant Professor, Government Engineering College, Palanpur (Gujarat) from 21 December, 2013 to Continue…

Assistant Professor, Government Engineering College, Patan (Gujarat) from 21 April, 2011 to 20 December, 2013.

Lecturer, Government Engineering College, Patan (Gujarat) from 23 March, 2010 to 20 April, 2011.

Lecturer, L. C. Institute of Technology, Bhandu (Gujarat) from 02 January, 2006 to 31 July, 2008.

Graduate Trainee Engineer, Nirma Limited, Bhavnagar (Gujarat) from 09 August, 2005 to 13 December, 2005.

PORTFOLIO

  • Convener, Faculty/Staff Training/Research Process/Compilation
  • Convener, Alumni Association
  • Convener, Anti-Ragging Committee
  • Convener, NBA Activities at Institute Level
  • Convener, Academic Inspection Committee
  • Convener, Academic Calendar Preparation Committee
  • Coordinator, NBA Activities at Department Level

MEMBERSHIP

Life Member, Indian Society for Technical Education (LM48153)

PUBLICATIONS

International Journal

  1. Patel, A. M., and Singal, S. K. (2018), “LCC analysis for economic feasibility of rural electrification by hybrid energy systems”, Materialstoday: Proceedings, 5(1), 1556-1562, July 29-30, 2016, Ongole, Andhra Pradesh, India.
  2. Patel, A. M., and Singal, S. K. (2018), “Economic analysis of integrated renewable energy system for electrification of remote rural area having scattered population”, International Journal of Renewable Energy Research, 8(1), 523–539
  3. Patel, A. M., and Singal, S. K. (2019), “Optimal component selection of integrated renewable energy system for power generation in stand-alone applications”, Energy,175(May 2019), 481–504.

International Conference

  1. Patel, A. M., and Singal, S. K. (2016), “Design approach of integrated renewable energy system for small autonomous power system”, IEEE 7th Power India International Conference (PIICON 2016), Nov. 25-27, 2016, Bikaner, Rajasthank, India, 1-5.
  2. Patel, A. M., and Singal, S. K. (2016), “Off grid rural electrification using integrated renewable energy system”, IEEE 7th Power India International Conference (PIICON 2016), Nov. 25-27, 2016, Bikaner, Rajasthank, India, 1-5.
  3. Patel, A. M., and Singal, S. K. (2017), “Modeling of integrated renewable energy based power generation scheme for electrification of remote area having scattered population,” International Energy and Environment Summit (Green Energy Conference-2017), March 18-20, 2017,  Dubai.
  4. Patel, A. M., and Singal, S. K. (2018), “Renewable energy source based hybrid power generation scheme for off-grid rural electrification”, IEEE 14th India CouncilInternational Conference (INDICON 2017),Dec. 15-17, 2017, IIT Roorkee, India, 1–6.
  5. Patel, A. M., and Singal, S. K. (2019), “Implementation methodology of integrated renewable energy system modeling for off-grid rural electrification: A review”, 2018 International Conference and Utility Exhibition on Green Energy for Sustainable Development, Phuket, Oct 24-26, 2018, Thailand, 1-8.

National Journal

National Conference

BOOK PUBLICATION

ACHIEVEMENTS

Expert Lectures Delivered

  1. Delivered an Expert Talk on “Integrated Renewable Energy System for Remote Rural Area” in “AICTE Training and Learning (ATAL)” sponsored One Week Faculty Development Program (FDP) on “Role of Renewable Energy Sources in Power System” organized by Government Engineering College, Patan from July 05 to 09, 2021.
  2. Delivered an Expert Talk on “Assessment of Solar Energy Resources” in “AICTE Training and Learning (ATAL)” sponsored One Week Faculty Development Program (FDP) on “Assessment and Utilization of Renewable Energy Resources” organized by Government Engineering College, Palanpur from September 13 to 17, 2021.

Laboratory Development

  • Workshop at GEC Palanpur

Research Projects

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STTP/SEMINAR/Workshop Organized

  1. Co-ordinator in “AICTE Training and Learning (ATAL) sponsored One Week Faculty Development Program (FDP) on “Assessment and Utilization of Renewable Energy Resources” at Government Engineering College, Palanpur during September 13 to 17, 2021.

Short Term Courses/Seminars/ Workshop Attended

Sr. No.

Course Title

Venue

Duration

1

Induction Training Program

RCTI, NITTTR Extension Centre, Ahmedabad

29-11-2010 to 10-12-2010

2

Procurement Management Support System

COE, Pune

13-06-2013 to 14-06-2013

3

Induction Training Program

(Phase-II, ICT-08)

K. D. Polytechnic, Patan.

02-12-2013 to 13-12-2013

4

Recent Trends in Advance Electrical Machine

EED, LDCE, Ahmedabad

30-12-2013 to 03-01-2014

5

Karmyogi Residential Training for Quality Improvement in Technical Education

Swaminarayan dham, Gandhinagar

14-02-2014 to 16-02-2014

6

Training of Trainers

RCTI, Ahmedabad

14-03-2014 to 15-03-2014

7

Right to Information (RTI) Act-2005

SPIPA, Ahmedabad

06-06-2014 to 07-06-2014

8

Recent Trends in Power Systems

SVNIT, Surat

16-06-2014 to 20-06-2014

9

Academic and Research Papers Writing

RCTI, NITTTR Extension Centre, Ahmedabad

23-02-2015 to 27-02-2015

10

Development of Lab-manual & Project Work for Electrical and Allied Program

RCTI, NITTTR Extension Centre, Ahmedabad

18-05-2015 to 22-05-2015

11

Optimization for innovation in research and practice

IIT Kharagpur

27-06-2016 to 08-07-2016

12

HVDC systems for bulk power transmission and grid integration of renewable energy sources

IIT Roorkee

27-02-2017 to 03-03-2017

13

Accreditation of Engineering Programme

NITTTR, Bhopal

10-06-2019 to 14-06-2019

14

Recent Trends in Power System Operation and Control

VGEC, Chandkheda

25-11-2019 to 30-11-2019

15

Non-Conventional Energy Resources

NPTEL (MOOC), IIT Madras

27-01-2020 to 17-04-2020

16

Comprehensive Online Intellectual Property Rights (IPR)

i-HUB, Gujarat

06-07-2020 to 14-09-2020

17

Unlimited Digital Advanced Yearlong Academic Method of Learning (UDAYAM)

KCG, Gujarat

28-07-2020 to 18-08-2020

18

Elements of Solar Energy Conversion

NPTEL (MOOC), IIT Kanpur

18-01-2021 to 09-04-2021

Additional Achievement and Activities

PhD SUPERVISON