Aufau International Award 2016 | Outstanding Researcher Award | Solar Photovoltaic System
Dr. R. Ramaprabha

Associate Professor

Electrical & Electronics Engineering Department,

SSN College of Engineering, Kalavakkam,

Tamil Nadu, India

            Dr. R. Ramaprabha, Associate Professor in the Department of Electrical and Electronics Engineering has 17 years of teaching experience including 10 years of research experience. She obtained her B.E (ECE) and M.E. (Power Electronics and Drives) degrees from Bharathidasan University, Tiruchirapalli and PhD from Anna University, Chennai.

Her area of specialization is solar photovoltaic systems. She is a recognized supervisor of Anna University and she is guiding 12 PhD students.

During her PhD she developed “Solar Energy Research Lab” with internal funding. She completed two internal funded (by SSN Trust) projects, “Efficient Energy Utilization of Solar PV Array under Partial Shadow” of Rs.9.19 lakhs and “Design and development of efficient Building integrated PV system under partial shaded conditions” of Rs. 3.5 lakhs.  Now she has one external funded (DST WOS A) project of Rs. 20 Lakhs in her credit.

She has published 178 research papers in international journals and National/International conferences. She has published 1 book on “Power Electronics for Renewable Energy Systems” and 1 book chapter. She coordinated many national level workshops, National/International conferences. She is a review board member for many reputed international journals.

She received best teacher award for the academic years 2009-2010, 2010-2011 and 2014-2015. She received “IET CLN Sir C. V. Raman Research Award 2014” in IET Chennai Network Achievements Awards 2014 function by IET. Her name is included in the 30th, 32nd and 33rd Editions of Marquis Who’s Who in Science and Engineering, USA.

She is senior member of IEEE and life member of ISTE.