Dr. Lalit  Kumar

Department Electrical Engineering
Designation Assistant Professor
Educational Qualification BE (Electrical Engg.) M. Tech (Electrical Drives), PhD (MANIT Bhopal)
E-Mail lkumar.ele@nitrr.ac.in
Contact Number 919752314242
Areas of Interest

Power Electronic Converters, Electrical Drives, Vehicular Electrification, Renewable Energy System, Hybrid Energy System.

Publications

SCI Indexed Journals  


ACCEPTEED/UNDER REVIEW MANUSCRIPT

 

 

  1. Gautam.S.P, Lalit Kumar, Gupta.S.; “Improved Configuration of Multilevel Inverter with Reduced Semiconductor Devices” Accepted for publication on Electrical Power Components and System, Taylor and Francis. Manuscript No. : UEMP-2015-1239

 

  1. Gautam.S.P, Lalit Kumar, Gupta.S.; “Reliability Improvement of Transistor Clamped H-bridge Based Cascaded Multilevel Inverter” Accepted in IET Power Electronics. Manuscript No. : PEL-2016-0574

 

  1. Gautam.S.P, Lalit Kumar, Gupta.S.; “Self Voltage Balancing Multilevel Inverter Topologies with Reduced Devices” under review (R.1) in IEEE Journal of Emerging and Selected Topic in Power Electronics. Manuscript No. : JESTPE-2016-09-0458. 

 

  1. Gautam.S.P, Lalit Kumar, Gupta.S.; “Symmetrical and Asymmetrical Configuration of Multilevel Inverter with Self Voltage Balancing”  under revision in Electrical Power Components and System, Taylor and Francis. Manuscript No. : UEMP-2016-XXXX  

 

  1. Gautam.S.P, Lalit Kumar, Gupta.S.; “Fault Detection and Diagnosis of 9-Level Multilevel Inverter Using Neural Network” under review in Sadhana - Academy Proceedings in Engineering Science, Springer. Manuscript No. : SADH-D-16-0112   

 

  1. HemaChander, Lalit Kumar, "Multiple Input Converter for Standalone  Photovoltaic Applications," Industrial Electronics Society, IECON 2017 - 43rd Annual Conference of the IEEE, Beijing,China (Under Review) Manuscript Id: BD-025054.

 

  1. Manik Jalhotra, Lalit Kumar, "Single and Multi Switch Fault Tolerant Topology of Multi Level Inverter," Industrial Electronics Society, IECON 2017 - 43rd Annual Conference of the IEEE, Beijing, China, pp. 00 2017  (Under Review), Manuscript id: 027855.  

 

  1. Manik Jalhotra, Lalit Kumar, "A Single Phase Fault Tolerant Multi Level Inverter Topology," Second IEEE International Conference on Recent Trends in Electronics , Information and Communication Technology, 2017 (Presented), Paper num. 966. 

 

PUBLISHED PAPERS          

 

  1. Gautam.S.P, Lalit Kumar, Gupta.S.; “A Single-Phase Five-level Inverter Topology with Switch Fault Tolerance Capabilities”, in IEEE Transactions on Industrial Electronics, vol. 64, no. 3, pp. 2004-2014, March 2017.
    doi: 10.1109/TIE.2016.2626368   

 

10. Gupta, K.K.; Ranjan, A.; Bhatnagar, P.; Lalit Kumar.; S. Jain, "Multilevel Inverter Topologies With Reduced Device Count: A Review," in IEEE Transactions on Power Electronics, vol.31, no.1, pp.135-151, Jan. 2016. doi: 10.1109/TPEL.2015.2405012 

 

 

11. Gautam.S.P, Lalit Kumar, Gupta.S. “Hybrid topology of symmetrical multilevel inverter using less number of devices,” Power Electronics, IET , vol., no., pp.1-11, September, 2015.
doi: 10.1049/iet-pel.2015.0037  

 

12. Gautam.S.P, Lalit Kumar, Gupta.S. “Reduction in number of devices for symmetrical and asymmetrical multilevel inverter,” Power Electronics, IET , vol., no., pp.1-12, October, 2015.
doi: 10.1049/iet-pel.2015.0176 

 

 

13. Lalit Kumar, S. Jain, “ Electric propulsion system for electric vehicular technology: A review” Renewable and Sustainable Energy Reviews, Volume 29, January 2014, Pages 924-940
doi: 10.1016/j.rser.2013.09.014 

 

14. Lalit Kumar, S. Jain; “A comprehensive study of electric propulsion system for vehicular application” Journal of Renewable and Sustainable Energy 6, 02270, 2014. 

 

15.  Lalit Kumar.; S. Jain, "Multiple-input DC/DC converter topology for hybrid energy system," IET, Power Electronics, vol.6, no.8, pp.1483,1501, September 2013.
doi: 10.1049/iet-pel.2012.0309  .

 

 

16. Lalit Kumar, S. Jain; “A multiple source DC/DC converter topology “International Journal of Electrical Power & Energy Systems, Volume 51, October 2013, Pages 278-29
doi: 10.1016/j.ijepes.2013.02.020

 

IEEE CONFERENCES

 

17. S. P. Gautam, Lalit. Kumar and S. Gupta, "A modified structure for symmetrical and asymmetrical configuration of multilevel inverter," Industrial Electronics Society, IECON 2015 - 41st Annual Conference of the IEEE, Yokohama, 2015, pp. 001430-001435.

 

18. Shivam Prakash Gautam, Lalit Kumar, Shubhrata Gupta, Shailendra Jain; “Seven Level Inverter with Less Number of Switches”Shaastrarth 2015, International Conference on Advanced Research Applications in Engineering and Technology;pp. 23; 29-30 June 2015

 

 

19. Rekha Agrawal, Lalit Kumar, Shailendra Jain; “An Improved Configuration of Cascaded H-Bridge for Level Doubling” Shaastrarth 2015, International Conference on Advanced Research Applications in Engineering and Technology;pp. 35; 29-30 June 2015

 

20. Nitesh Agrawal, Lalit Kumar ;“Fuel Cell Battery Based Boost converter for Hybrid Energy System” Shaastrarth 2015, International Conference on Advanced Research Applications in Engineering and Technology; 29-30 June 2015

 

 

21. Lalit Kumar; Gupta, Krishna Kumar; Jain, Shailendra, "Architecture and configuration of electrified vehicles: A review," Industrial Electronics (ISIE), 2013 IEEE International Symposium on , vol., no., pp.1,6, 28-31 May 2013.doi: 10.1109/ISIE.2013.6563825 

 

22. Lalit Kumar; Gupta, Krishna Kumar; Jain, Shailendra, "Power electronic interface for vehicular electrification," Industrial Electronics (ISIE), 2013 IEEE International Symposium on , vol., no., pp.1,6, 28-31 May 2013.doi: 10.1109/ISIE.2013.6563780

 

 

23. Lalit Kumar.; Jain, S., "A novel dual input
DC/DC converter topology," Power Electronics, Drives and Energy Systems (PEDES), 2012 IEEE International Conference on , vol., no., pp.1,6, 16-19 Dec. 201doi: 10.1109/PEDES.2012.6484424

 

24. Lalit Kumar.; Jain, S., "A DC/DC converter based on cross connected input sources," Power India Conference, 2012 IEEE Fifth conference on, vol., no., pp.1,6, 19-22 Dec. 2012.doi: 10.1109/PowerI.2012.6479513

 

 

25. Lalit Kumar.; Jain, Shailendra, "A novel multiple input DC-DC converter for electric vehicular applications," Transportation Electrification Conference and Expo (ITEC), 2012 IEEE , vol., no., pp.1,6, 18-20 June 2012.doi: 10.1109/ITEC.2012.6243427

 

26. Lalit Kumar.; Jain, S., "A multiple input dc-dc converter for interfacing of battery/ultracapacitor in EVs/HEVs/FCVs," Power Electronics (IICPE), 2012 IEEE 5th India International Conference on , vol., no., pp.1,6, 6-8 Dec. 2012. doi: 10.1109/IICPE.2012.6450378

 

 

27. Lalit Kumar, Amit Ojha, Shailendra Jain “A Study of Space Vector Modulation Based Direct Torque Control of Induction Moto” IASTED, International Conference on modelling, Identification and Control (Asia-MIC) 2010, Thailand  

 

28. K K Gupta, Lalit Kumar, Shailendra Jain  “A Novel Seven Level Hybrid Inverter” IEEE international conference on power electronics, drives and energy system (PEDES-2012)- Bangaluru (India) 

 

29. Alekh Ranjan, K. K. Gupta, Lalit Kumar , Shailendra Jain “A Switched-Capacitors Based Multilevel Boost Inverter with Single Input Source” 2012 IEEE Fifth India International Conference on Power Electronics (IICPE 2012) paper ID 46   NATIONAL CONFERENCE

 

30. K. K. Gupta , Lalit Kumar , Shailendra Jain; “A novel SPWM scheme for power balancing in 5-level Cascaded H-Bridge grid tied inverter interface with solar panels” National Conference on Recent Developments in Wind and Solar Power - 2011, JNCT Bhopal (India)

 

 

31. K. K. Gupta, Lalit Kumar, Shailendra Jain; “Power balancing in cascaded H bridge Grid tied Inverter Interface with Solar Panel” National Conference on Recent Trends in Mechanical Engineering, RTME 2011, GGITM, Bhopal.

 

32. K. K. Gupta, Lalit Kumar, Shailendra Jain, Baidyanath Bag; “Fuel cells as distributed energy resources (DER's): opportunity & Challenges”; National Conference on Recent Trends in Mechanical Engineering, RTME 2011 GGITM, Bhopal.

 

 

33. Lalit Kumar, Chhetal Chowhan; “Power Scenario in India” ; TECHNOLOGIA – 2008; A National Level Technical Paper Presentation”, MPCCET, Bhilai (India)

 

34. Lalit Kumar, Amit Sadhak, Chandan Kumar; “High Voltage Direct Current (HVDC) Transmission” TECHNOLOGIA – 2007, A National Level Technical Paper Presentation, MPCCET, Bhilai (India)

 

Other Info.

RESEARCH PROJECT/ CONSULTANCY

  1. A project title “Development of Single-Phase Fault Tolerant Topology of Multilevel Inverter with Reduced Number of Components Count for Photovoltaic Applications” worth approximately Rs. 43,54,484.00 has been approved by Science and Engineering Research Board (SERB), Department of Science and Technology (DST), New Delhi under EMR scheme.
  2. A project title “Design and Development of Low Cost Single-Phase Fault Tolerant Multilevel Inverter Topology” worth Rs. 26,68,600.00 is approved in Science and Engineering Research Board (SERB), Department of Science and Technology (DST), New Delhi under EMR scheme.

Book/Book Chapter in Press

Chapter 35: Fundamentals of Power Electronics Controlled Electric Propulsion in Handbook on Power Electronics, M H Rashid (EIC).

INVITED LECTURES

Introduction to Simulink and Real Time Interface” A one week self financed short term course on “Recent Trends in Modelling and Simulation in Electrical Engineering” (12/09/2016 to 18/09/2016) organized by Department of Electrical Engineering, National Institute of Technology, Raipur.

 

Electric Propulsion System for Vehicular Application” A one week short term course on “Advancement in Power Electronic Converter and Real Time Control” (14/12/2015 to 18/12/2015) organized by Department of Electrical Engineering, National Institute of Technology, Raipur.

 

AC Drives in Locomotives” Special course on “Applications of Power Electronics and Electrical Drives in AC Locomotives  and LHB Coaches” (29/6/2015 to 11/07/2015) organized by Department of Electrical Engineering, National Institute of Technology, Raipur.

 

Speed control of Induction Motor Drives” special course on “Applications of Advanced Power Electronics and AC Drives in Locomotives (16-21 FEB 2015)” organized by Department of Electrical Engineering, National Institute of Technology, Raipur.

 

How To Get Accepted in Peer Reviewed Journals ” Workshop on Technical Paper Presentation, (29th November, 2014) organized by Department of Electrical and Electronics Engineering, Shri  Shankaracharaya Technical Campus, Bhilai,

 

Digital Signal Processors and MATLAB Interfacing ” Faculty Development Programme on Advanced Power Electronics and Real Time Digital Controllers, (4-8 June 2012) organized by Department of Electrical Engineering, Maulana Azad National Institute of Technology Bhopal, India.

 

REVIEWER

SERB, DST, New Delhi

IEEE Transactions on Power Electronics

IEEE Transactions on Industrial Electronics

IET Power electronics

International Journal of Electrical Power and Energy Systems

Journal of Renewable and Sustainable Energy (American Institute of Physics)

 

UG/PG/PHD PROJECT SUPERVISED

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Ongoing

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