Pathak, M.K. - Department of Electrical Engineering,Indian Institute of Technology Roorkee
Pathak, M.K.
Mukesh Kr. Pathak Professor 01332-285220
Areas of Interest
  • Power Electronics and Electric Drives, Electric Vehicle, Solar PV Systems, Control of Electric Motors and Power Converters
Professional Background
2019-01-01OngoingProfessorIIT ROORKEE
2012-01-017 years Associate ProfessorIIT ROORKEE
2007-01-015 years Assistant ProfessorIIT ROORKEE
1989-01-0118 years Associate Professor/ Assistant Professor/LecturerNIT HAMIRPUR
Multiple Posts
2014-01-014 years Associate Dean Infra (E&AC)IIT ROORKEE
Educational Details
Ph.DControl of Permanent Magnet Motor DrivesIndian Institue of Technology Delhi2005
Master of TechnologyPower Electronics, Electrical Machines and DrivesIndian Institue of Technology Delhi1995
Bachelor of EngineeringElectrical EngineeringL D Engineering College, Gujarat University Ahmedabad1987
Sponsored Research Projects
TopicFunding AgencyStart DatePeriod
Development of Power SiC Based Solid State Distribution Transformer for Smart Grid”IMPRINT -II (DST)2020-02-183 years
Development of Virtual Electrical Machine Lab.MHRD2009-01Ongoing
TPQA of Electrical Works -Redevelopment of Canaught PlaceNDMC New Delhi2013-017 years 7 months
  • IEEE, Senior Member
  • Institute of Engineers (India), Fellow
Teaching Engagements
TitleCourse CodeClass NameSemester
Advanced Power Electronics EEN-540M.Tech. and PhDAutumn
Utilization and Traction EEN-363B.Tech.Spring
Power Electronic Controlled Electric DrivesEE-640M.Tech. and PhDSpring
Engineering Analysis and Design EEN-291B.Tech.Autumn
Advanced Electric DrivesEE-542M.Tech. and PhDSpring
Drive System in Electric TractionEE – 646 M.Tech. and PhDAutumn
Electrical Machines-IIEEN – 303B.Tech.Autumn
Electromagnetic Field TheoryEE – 204B.Tech.Autumn
Electrical Fields and CircuitsEE – 201B.Tech.Autumn
Microprocessors and Peripheral DevicesEE-307B.Tech.Autumn
Switch Mode Power SupplyEE – 552 M.Tech. and PhDSpring
Projects and Thesis Supervised
Title of ProjectNames of Students
Solid State TransformerKarthik Singh Parihar
PHDs Supervised
TopicScholar NameStatus of PHDRegistration Date
AC to AC Power ConversionJahangeer Ahamd DarO2019-12
Power ElectronicsPushpant KumarO2020-08
Sustainable Energy Strategy of India- A Comprehensive EvaluationRudra RameshwarO2007-01
Investigations on Inverter fed Induction Motor DriveG. Durga SukumarO2008-01
Investigations on Sensorless Vector Control of MLI fed Induction Motor DriveGiribabu DyanaminaO2009-01
Improved Power Converter for Distributed Photo voltaic Generation System Aurobinda PandaO2009-01
Investigations on the Soft Computing Techniques in Shunt Active Filterskishor Kumar PedapenkiO2010-01
Modeling and Control of DC-DC ConvertersMan Mohan GargO2011-01
Power Quality Improvement using Modular D-STATCOMYarlagadda Srinivasa RaoO2012-01
Integrated Converter for Plug-in Electric Vehicle Ankit Kumar SinghO2014-01
Improved Power Quality Transformerless Power Converters for Solar PV SystemDogga RaveendhraO2014-01
Direct Power Control of Induction Motor DrivesHarshit MohanO2017-01
Control of Multiphase Induction Motor for EV ApplicationManoj Kumar ChaudhuryO2017-01
Investigation on voltage regulation and current sharing in dc microgridRohit KumarO2017-01
Fast Charging of Electric VehicleManish KumarO2018-01
Smart GridWajahat KhanO2018-01
Electric VehicleNitish SharmaO2019-01
Virtual Inertia for Grid Integration of Renewable EnergyApurti JainO2019-01
Participation in short term courses
Couse NameSponsored ByDate
Multi-Level Inverter and its Applications QIP, IITR2013-01
Courses or Conferences Organised
Conference NameSponsored ByDate
4th National Power Electronics ConferenceDST2010-01
Books Authored

Electric Machines, Mulukutla S. Sarma and Mukesh K. Pathak, 2008, Cengage Learning.

Refereed Journal Papers
  1. Harshit Mohan, Mukesh Kumar Pathak and Sanjeet Kumar Dwivedi, “Sensorless Control of Electric Drives - A Technological Review”, IETE Technical Review, DOI: 10.1080/02564602.2019.1662738. (SCI Journal)


  1. Dogga Raveendhra and M K Pathak, “Recent Trends in Solar PV Inverter topologies”, Solar Energy, pp 57–73, 183, 2019. (SCI Journal)


  1. Dogga Raveendhra and M K Pathak “Three-Phase Capacitor Clamped Boost Inverter” IEEE Journal of Emerging and Selected Topics in Power Electronics, pp. 1999-2011, Vol. 7, No. 3, September 2019. (SCI Journal)


  1. Singh A.K and Pathak M.K, “An integrated converter for plug-in electric vehicles with reduced sensor requirement”, IET Electrical Systems in Transportation, pp. 75-85, Vol. 9, Issue 2, 2019. (SCI Journal)


  1. Singh A.K and Pathak M.K, “Single Phase Bidirectional AC/DC Converter for Plug-in Electric Vehicle with Reduced Conduction Losses”, IET Power Electronics, pp. 140-148, Vol. 11, Issue 1, 2018. (SCI Journal)


  1. Singh A.K and Pathak M.K, “Single-stage ZETA-SEPIC-based multifunctional integrated converter for plug-in electric vehicles”, IET Electrical Systems in Transportation, pp. 101-111, Vol. 8, Issue 2, 2018. (SCI Journal)


  1. Ankit Kumar Singh and Mukesh Kumar Pathak, “A Multi-Functional Single-Stage Power Electronic Interface for Plug-In Electric Vehicles Application”, Electric Power Components and Systems, pp. 135-148, Vol. 46, Issue 2, 2018. (SCI Journal)


  1. Y. Srinivasa Rao and M. K. Pathak, “Model Predictive Control for Three-Level Cascaded H-bridge D-STATCOM”, IETE Journal of Research, DOI:10.1080/03772063.2018.1476189, 2018. (SCI Journal)


  1. Srinivasa Rao Y and Mukesh Kumar Pathak, “A capacitor voltage balancing scheme for a single-phase cascaded H-bridge STATCOM”, Electric Power Components and Systems, DOI: 10.1080/15325008.2018.1485788, 2018. (SCI Journal)


  1. Giribabu D, S.P. Srivastava and M.K. Pathak, “Modified Reference Model for Rotor Flux-Based MRAS Speed Observer Using Neural Network Controller”, IETE Journal of Research, pp. 80-95, Vol. 65, No. 1, 2019. (SCI Journal)


  1. Garg, M.M and Pathak M.K, “Mathematical Modeling of Non-Ideal Zeta Converter Using Tags in MATLAB/Simulink”, International Journal of Mechanical Engineering and Robotics Research, pp. 331-335, Vol. 6 (4), 2017. (Scopus)


  1. Yarlagadda, S.R. and Pathak M.K, “A Zero Sequence Voltage Injection Method for Cascaded H-Bridge D-STATCOM”, Journal of Power Electronics, pp. 1088-1096, Vol. 17 (4), 2017. (SCI Journal)


  1. Panda, A, Pathak M.K and Srivastava, S.P. “Enhanced Power Quality Based Single Phase Photovoltaic Distributed Generation System”, International Journal of Electronics, pp. 1262-1278, Vol. 103 (8), 2016. (SCI Journal)


  1. Giribabu Dyanamina, Mukesh Kumar Pathak and Satya Prakash Srivastava “Parallel Stator Resistance Estimator using Neural Networks for Rotor Flux Based Model Reference Adaptive System Speed Observer”, Electric Power Components and Systems, pp. 658-672, Vol. 44 (6), 2016. (SCI Journal)


  1. Kishore Kumar Pedapenki, SP Gupta and Mukesh Kumar Pathak, “Shunt Active Power Filter with MATLAB and D’SPACE 1104 Verification”, International Journal of Applied Engineering Research, pp. 4085-4090, Vol. 11 (6), 2016. (Scopus)


  1. Panda Aurobinda, Pathak M.K and Srivastava S.P “A Single Phase Photovoltaic Inverter Control for Grid Connected System” Indian Academy of Sciences Sadhana, pp. 15-30, Vol. 41 (1), 2016. (SCI Journal)


  1. Man Mohan Garg, Mukesh Kumar Pathak and Yogesh Vijay Hote, “Effect of Non-idealities on the Design and Performance of a DC-DC Buck Converter”, Journal of Power Electronics, pp. 832-839, Vol. 16, No. 3, May 2016. (SCI Journal)


  1. Man Mohan Garg, Yogesh Vijay Hote and Mukesh Kumar Pathak, “Design and Performance Analysis of a PWM dc–dc Buck Converter Using PI–Lead Compensator”, Arabian Journal for Science and Engineering, pp. 3607-3626, Vol. 40 (12), 2015. (SCI Journal)


  1. Man Mohan Garg, Yogesh V Hote, Mukesh K Pathak, “Notes on Small Signal Analysis of Energy Factor and Mathematical Modeling for Power DC-DC”, IEEE Transactions on Power Electronics, pp. 3848, Vol. 29 (7), July 2014. (SCI Journal)


  1. G Durgasukumar and Mukesh Kumar Pathak, “Performance Improvement of Indirect Vector Controlled Induction Motor Drive using Multi-Level Inverter”, International Journal of Power and Energy Conversion, pp. 155-171, Vol.5 (2), 2014.  (Scopus)


  1. Panda, A, Pathak, M.K and Srivastava S.P, “Solar Direct Torque Controlled Induction Motor Drive for Industrial Applications”, International Journal of Renewable Energy Research, pp. 794-802, Vol. 3 (4), 2013. (Scopus)


  1. Giribabu Dyanamina, Satya Prakash Srivastava, Mukesh Kumar Pathak, “Rotor Flux-Based MRAS for Three Level Inverter fed Induction Motor Drive using Fuzzy Logic Controller”, International Journal of Power Electronics, pp. 463-478, Vol. 4 (5), 2012. (Scopus)


  1. G Durgasukumar and M K Pathak, “Indirect Vector Control Induction Motor Drive Performance under Low Speed”, Journal of Electrical Systems, pp. 338-347, Vol. 8 (3), 2012. (Scopus)


  1. G Durgasukumar and Mukesh Kumar Pathak, “Neuro-Fuzzy-Based Torque Ripple Reduction and Performance Improvement of VSI fed Induction Motor Drive”, International Journal of Bio-Inspired Computation, pp. 63-72, Vol. 4 (2), 2012. (SCI Journal)


  1. G Durgasukumar and Mukesh Kumar Pathak, “Neuro-Fuzzy-Based Space Vector Modulation for THD Reduction in VSI fed Induction Motor Drive”, International Journal of Power Electronics, pp. 160-180, Vol. 4 (2), 2012. (Scopus)


  1. G Durgasukumar and M.K Pathak, “Comparison of Adaptive Neuro-Fuzzy-Based Space-Vector Modulation for Two-Level Inverter”, International Journal of Electrical Power & Energy Systems, pp. 9-19, Vol. 38 (1), 2012. (SCI Journal)


  1. G Durgasukumar and M.K Pathak, “Induction Motor Drive THD Improvement with Multi-Level Inverter”, Advanced Materials Research, pp. 5045-5052, Vol. 403, 2012. (Scopus)


  1. Rameshwar R, Agrawal R, Pathak M.K, “Review of state electricity boards and Indian energy sector: A case study”, International Energy Journal, pp. 101-110, Vol. 11 (2), 2010. (Scopus)


  1. M Kumar, B Singh and BP Singh, “Reversible Permanent Magnet Brushless DC Motor Drive without Mechanical Sensors”, International Journal of Power & Energy Systems, 346-352, Vol. 27 (4), 2007. (Scopus)


  1. Bhim Singh, Mukesh Kumar and BP Singh, “Review of Sensor Reduction Techniques for Permanent Magnet Brushless DC Motor”, IEEMA Journal, pp. 52-54, Vol. XXV (4), 2005. (Scopus)


  1. M Kumar, B Singh and BP Singh, “Single Current Sensor Based Speed Control of Permanent Magnet Brushless dc Motor using Digital Signal Processor”, Journal of Institution of Engineers (India), pp. 17-21, Vol. 86, 2005. (Scopus)
  2. ​Bhim Singh, BP Singh and M Kumar, “PFC Converter fed PMBLDC Motor Drive for Air Conditioning”, Institution of Engineers (India), pp. 22-27, Vol. 84, 2003. (Scopus)
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