Kannaiah Sathish Kumar

Vellore Institute of Technology

Dr. K. Sathish Kumar received a Ph.D from VIT University, Vellore, India. He has 17 years of total teaching experience and in 12 years of his research experience he has worked in various research teams to develop new applications of evolutionary computing algorithms for solving various power system problems like unit commitment, economic dispatch, emission reduction, smart grid, power system reconfiguration and restoration. His current area of interest is studying interconnection problems in linkages of HVDC and HVAC (765 kV) transmission lines with existing 230 kV high voltage lines, Nano additives for high voltage XLPE cables, Optimization of smart grids and Multi level inverters. He is a member of IEEE, IEEE-PES and SSI. He has published 75 research papers in different journals and conferences of international repute and authored a book on power quality. At present he is working for School of Electrical Engineering as an Associate Professor. He is the reviewer for various SCI journals like \'Electrical power and energy systems\', ISA Transactions, AAI, etc.