Avanish Tripathi - Department of Electrical Engineering,Indian Institute of Technology Roorkee
Avanish Tripathi
Avanish Tripathi Assistant professor avanish.tripathi@ee.iitr.ac.in +91-6360495153
Areas of Interest
  • Electric Transportation, Multi-motor drives and complex converters;, High-power and high-speed motor drives, PWM techniques, motor design, power converter technologies and optimization techniques;, Grid connected converters, High power applications and low switching frequency operation and control
Professional Background
2020-01-01OngoingAssistant ProfessorIIT Roorkee
2019-01-011 year Validation EngineerTexas Instruments, Bangalore, India
2017-01-012 years Assistant Manager (Technical)Delta Electronics India Pvt. Ltd., Bangalore, India
2009-01-012 years Operations Officer, Marketing DivisionIndian Oil Corporation Ltd., India
2008-01-01Summer InternshipJFWTC, GE, Global Research, Bangalore, India
Honors and Awards
Dr. Sushil Sharma FellowshipIIT Roorkee2020
Employee of the Quarter AwardDelta Electronics Pvt. Ltd., Bangalore, India2019
Best Presentation AwardEECS Research Students Symposium, IISc Bangalore2016
Best Presentation AwardIEEE Int. Conf. on Advances in Electronics, Computers and Communications2014
Educational Details
M.S. and PhDPower Electronics and Motor DrivesIISc, Bangalore2017
B.Tech.Electrical EngineeringIIT (BHU), Varanasi2009
Sponsored Research Projects
TopicFunding AgencyStart DatePeriod
Development of a power electronic converter for operation with wind turbineGeneral Electric, Bangalore2021-03-126 months
Control of medium-voltage high-power motor drivesIIT Roorkee2020-12-222 years
  • Industrial Application Society, IEEE, New York, USA, Member
Projects and Thesis Supervised
Title of ProjectNames of Students
Electric drive for Formula One carMr. Mohit Gupta and Mr. Raj Narnoli
High-speed motor drivesMr. Samir Kumar Singh
Fast charging infrastructure for electric vehiclesMr. Ashutosh Singh
Charger for electric racing carsMr. Sangeet Yadav and Mr. Roshan Raja Samuel.A
PHDs Supervised
TopicScholar NameStatus of PHDRegistration Date
Charging infrastructure for Electric VehiclesMr. Paritosh SharmaO2020-09
High-power electric motor drivesMs. Pooja KumariO2021-02
Online STTP on Electric Vehicles: An opportunity for IndiaRMK College of Engineering and Technology, Chennai2020-09
Online FDP on Renewable Energy: Research to IndustryNIT Patna2020-08
Induction Motor Modeling and ControlSri Siddhartha Institute of Technology, Tumkur2014-11
Special Lectures Delivered
Recent Advances in Power Electronics and Machine DrivesSiddaganga Institute of Technology, Tumkur2016-10
Low Switching Frequency Pulse Width Modulation Techniques,Indian Institute of Technology (BHU), Varanasi2016-08
Linear Integrated CircuitsPES Institute of Technology, Bangalore2016-04
Two Level Inverter and Pulse Width Modulation TechniquesSri Siddhartha Institute of Technology, Tumkur2013-08
Refereed Journal Papers

[1] A. Tripathi and G. Narayanan, ”Analytical Evaluation and Reduction of Torque Harmonics in Induction Motor Drives Operated at Low Pulse Numbers,” IEEE Transactions on Industrial Electronics, Feb 2019.
[2] A. Tripathi and G. Narayanan, ”Evaluation and minimization of low-order harmonic torque in low-switching-frequency inverter fed induction motor drives,” IEEE Transactions on Industrial Applications, Mar 2016.
[3] A. Tripathi and G. Narayanan, ”Investigations on optimal pulse-width modulation to minimize total harmonic distortion in the line current,” IEEE Transactions on Industrial Applications, Jan 2017.
[4] A. Tripathi and G. Narayanan, ”Torque Ripple Minimization in Neutral-Point-Clamped Three-Level Inverter Fed Induction Motor Drives Operated at Low-Switching-Frequency,” IEEE Transactions on Industrial Applications, Feb 2018.
[5] V. S. S. Pavan Kumar Hari, A. Tripathi and G. Narayanan, ”Experimental determination of mechanical parameters in sensorless vector-controlled induction motor drives,” Sadhana Academy Proceedings in Engineering Sciences, Aug 2017.

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