Dr. Rakesh A. Patel ( Experience : 22 Years )

General Information

Personal Information
Email Address: 
rap01[at]ganpatuniversity[dot]ac[dot]in
Present Designation: 
Professor & Head
Extension No: 
2345
Name of College / Institute: 
U.V. Patel College of Engineering
Name of Department: 
Electrical Engineering

Dr. Rakesh A. Patel is an engineer, educationist and passionate teacher with more than 22 years of teaching and 02 years of industrial experience.

He has done Ph.D from Ganpat University and thesis title was “Predictive Condition Monitoring of Induction Motor using Intelligent Approach”. Dr.Bhavesh Bhalja ( Associate Professor, IIT, Roorkee) was his Ph.D guide.  He has guided several undergraduate, postgraduate and Ph.D students for the project and research work. His research interest includes electrical machines, power system, solar power, energy conservation, condition monitoring and artificial intelligence.

He has published/presented 16 research papers in international/national journals and conferences include Taylor & Francis (T & F), IEEE. He has organized and attainted several STTP/Seminar/Conference.

He is a professor and currently leading the Department of Electrical Engineering at Ganpat University -U V Patel College of Engineering. He is Chairman of Board of Studies of Electrical Engineering, Faculty of Engineering & Technology, Ganpat University.

Education Qualification: 
DegreeSubjectUniversityYear of PassingGrade
Ph.D
Electrical Engineering
Ganpat University
March-2015
M.E.(Electrical)
Power System
Gujarat University
2007
First Class with Distinction
B.E.
Electrical Engineering
North Gujarat University
1994
First Class
Academic Performance
STTP/WORKSHOP/TECHANICAL EVENT/CONFERENCE organized: 
Title of EventPlaceDurationPosition HeldSponsoring Agency
One Day National Seminar on "Condition Monitoring of Electrical Machines"
UVPCE
Saturday, April 27, 2013
Coordinator
One Day workshop on "Electrical Drives and Microcontroller"
UVPCE
Tuesday, April 30, 2013
Coordinator
UVPCE
One Day workshop on "Energy Conservation Awereness
UVPCE
Saturday, September 14, 2013
Coordinator
GEDA
One Week Training Course on "Transmission & Distribution Systems"
UVPCE
Tuesday, December 10, 2013 to Saturday, December 14, 2013
Coordinator
One Day workshop on "Energy Conservation Awereness
GNU UVPCE
Saturday, January 31, 2015
Co Ordinator
GEDA
"Micro-Grid: Current scenario, Future Perspective and challagens
GNU UVPCE
Thursday, June 11, 2015 to Friday, June 12, 2015
Co Ordinator
GUJCOST
Application of Artificial Neural Network in Electrical Engineering
GNU UVPCE
Friday, July 10, 2015 to Saturday, July 11, 2015
Co Ordinator
GUJCOST
One Week Training Course on “Transmission & Distribution Systems”
GNU-UVPCE
Tuesday, February 18, 2014 to Saturday, February 22, 2014
Convenor
One day Workshop on “Energy Conservation Awareness”
GNU-UVPCE
Saturday, February 13, 2016
Coordinator
GEDA
One day Workshop on “Power system fault analysis and protection”
GNU-UVPCE
Monday, March 28, 2016
Convener
GNU-UVPCE
One day Workshop on “Protection of Electrical Machines”
GNU-UVPCE
Monday, April 4, 2016
Convener
GNU-UVPCE
“ Eco friendly life through smart city project “
GNU UVPCE, Ganpat University
Friday, September 8, 2017 to Saturday, September 9, 2017
Coordinator
GUJCOST
“Energy Conservation Awareness”
GNU UVPCE, Ganpat University
Saturday, September 23, 2017
Coordinator
GEDA
Co curricular activities : 
TitlePosition HeldPeriod
ISTE faculty chapter
Secretary cum treasurer
Monday, January 10, 2000
Board of Studies (Electrical)
Chairman
BOS for 6 years Dual Degree Integrated Program (Electrical)
Chairman
Extra curricular activities: 
TitlePosition HeldPeriod
Employees' Credit society
Chairman
Tuesday, June 1, 1999 to Saturday, March 31, 2012
Paper published in journal/procedings: 
TitleName of Journal & Vol./Year ISSN/ ISBN No.Author / Co-AuthorImpact Factor
Comprehensive study of speed control and power loss analysis using rotor resistance and slip power recovery method
IJIREEICE, Vol. 2, Issue 3/2014
2321-2004
Rakeshkumar A. Patel
1.36
Condition Monitoring and Fault Diagnosis of Induction Motor using Support Vector Machine
Taylor & Francis Electrical Power Components and Systems
1532-5008/ 1532-5016
Author
Predictive Condition monitoring of induction motor bearing Using Fuzzy Logic
International Journal of Engineering Innovation & Research, Vol-1,Issue-5,Sept-2012
2277-5668
Author
Stator Inter turn Fault Detection using MCSA
IJCET,Vol. 5, No. 3 May/June 2015
2277-4106
Author
4.55
Paper presented in conferences/workshops/symposia: 
Title of Paper PresentedTitle of Conference/Organizer/PlaceDate of EventNational / International / Regional
Intelligent digital control system using fuzzy logic
Emerging Trends in soft computing based artificial intelligence, Jodhpur
Saturday, February 28, 2004
National
Energy Conservation using energy Efficient motor
Safety, Environment and Energy management , National Institute of Technology, Tiruchirappalli
Saturday, June 5, 2004
National
Energy and Environment using green power
Safety, Environment and Energy management , National Institute of Technology, Tiruchirappalli
Saturday, June 5, 2004
National
Energy conservation by end use efficiency improvement and demand side management
Emerging trends in energy and environment, SSR Engineering College, Chennai
Saturday, February 19, 2005
National
Simulation of modified cascade H-bridge multi-level inverter for three-phase asynchronous motor
IEEE ICACCCT, SAEC, Ramanathapuram, Tamilnadu
Friday, May 9, 2014
International
Induction Motor Rotor Fault Detection Using Artificial Neural Network
IEEE ICESA 2015
Sunday, November 1, 2015
International
Power Quality Improvement of Grid Connected Wind Energy System Using Artificial Intelligent
National conference on advancement in electrical & power electronics engineering,L.E.College , Morbi,Gujarat
Tuesday, June 28, 2016
National
Book published as single author or editor: 
Year
2014
Invited lectures at state/national/international seminar/conferences: 
Title of LectureName of ConferenceDate of EventOrganized By
Applications of Artificial Neural Network in Electrical Machines
“Applications of Artificial Neural Network in Electrical Engineering”
Saturday, July 11, 2015
Sponsored by GUJCOST
Ongoing research projects/consultancies: 
Period
Wednesday, March 19, 2014
Completed research projects/consultancies: 
Period
Wednesday, March 19, 2014
GUIDANCE PROVIDED TO UG/PG/M.Phil/Ph.D. STUDENTS: 
Name
PG: "An ANN approach for Condition monitoring of induction motor "
PG: "Design and Implementation of Cascaded H-Bridge Multilevel Inverter"
Achievements: 
Research Interests: 
Members of Groups and Associations: 
Name
Lifetime Member - ISTE
OC/RC/STTP/WORKSHOP/INDUSTRIAL Training: 
Title of STTPPlaceDurationSponsoring Agency
Energy conservation audit and demand management
L D College of Engineering, Ahmedabad
Monday, May 1, 2000 to Friday, May 12, 2000
ISTE
Induction Training Program
College of Engineering & Agr. , Udaipur
Monday, June 25, 2001 to Saturday, July 14, 2001
AICTE
Recent Trends in High voltage Engineering Measurement and Testing Techniques
Nirma University,
Monday, December 16, 2002 to Friday, December 27, 2002
AICTE-ISTE
Multimedia application in Engineering Education
Nirma University,
Monday, November 17, 2003
Impact of new technologies on PECID
Malaviya National Institute of Technology, Jaipur
Monday, December 15, 2003 to Friday, December 26, 2003
AICTE-ISTE
Emerging Trends in soft computing based artificial intelligence
J. N. V. University Jodhpur
Friday, February 27, 2004 to Sunday, February 29, 2004
AICTE-UGC
Safety, Environment and Energy management
National Institute of Technology, Tiruchirappalli
Friday, June 4, 2004 to Sunday, June 6, 2004
Interlace of energy, Environment and expedition of power electronics
Priyadarshini College of Engg. & Architecture, Nagpur
Monday, November 29, 2004 to Thursday, December 9, 2004
AICTE-ISTE
Managing Talent for Competitive edge
NSIT , New Delhi
Saturday, December 18, 2004 to Monday, December 20, 2004
Design, Analysis and Control of advanced Electrical Machines
Nirma University,
Monday, March 19, 2007 to Saturday, March 24, 2007
AICTE-ISTE
Recent Trends in Digital Signal & Image Processing
Ganpat University, Kherva
Tuesday, June 24, 2008 to Saturday, June 28, 2008
AICTE-ISTE
Recent Trends in Advanced Electrical Machine
L D College of Engineering Ahmedabad
Monday, December 30, 2013 to Friday, January 3, 2014
GUJCOST
Offshore Wind Power Potential of Gujarat
PDPU GANDHINAGAR
Saturday, February 1, 2014
Divine Wisdom for a Golden Era
PBKIVV, Mount Abu
Sunday, May 29, 2016 to Thursday, June 2, 2016
PBKIVV
Challenges and Opportunities in Solar Energy
Adani Institute of Infrastructure, Ahmedabad
Friday, September 9, 2016
AII
Application of Mechatronics in Manufacturing and Automation
GNU UVPCE, Ganpat University
Monday, December 17, 2018 to Friday, December 21, 2018
GUJCOST
Experience: 
22 Yrs 5 Months
Last Changed Date : Fri, 03/05/2019 - 14:16