Monalisa  Biswal

Department Electrical Engineering
Designation Assistant Professor
Educational Qualification Ph.D (Sambalpur University)
E-Mail mbiswal.ele@nitrr.ac.in
Contact Number 9437058624
Areas of Interest

Research Interest:

Power System Protection, Smart Grid, Microgrid, Wide Area Protection, FACTS Devices, Adaptive Relaying, Signal Processing Application to Power System Relaying


Publications

Publications:

SCI

  1. P. Ray, S. R. Salkuti, and M. Biswal, “Two accurate hybrid islanding detection schemes for distribution network”, Journal of Intelligent and Fuzzy Systems, IOS Press, Online Published on 17th Feb, 2021. (I.F. 1.851)
  2. M. Biswal, S. Ghore, O. P. Malik, and R. C. Bansal, “Development of time-frequency based approach to detect high impedance fault in an inverter interfaced distribution system”, IEEE Transactions on Power Delivery, Accepted for publication, 2021. (I.F. 3.681)
  3. Ch Durga Prasad, M. Biswal, and Papia Ray, “Enhancing fault detection function in wind farm integrated power network using teaching learning-based optimization technique”, Accepted for publication. International Transactions on Electrical Energy Systems, Wiley, 2020. (I.F. 1.692)
  4. S. Ghore, P. Das and M. Biswal, “Uninterrupted Power Supply to BESS Based Microgrid System using Adaptive Reclosing Approach”, IET Proc.-Gen., Trans. & Distr., Accepted for Publication, 2020 (I.F. 2.862)
  5. K. Venkatanagaraju, M. Biswal, R. C. Bansal, “Adaptive distance relay algorithm to detect and discriminate third zone faults from system stressed conditions”, Int. Journal of Electrical Power and Energy system, Elsevier, Accepted for publication, 2020. (I.F. 3.588)
  6. K. Venkatanagaraju, M. Biswal, Om P. Malik, “Adaptive third-zone distance protection scheme for power system critical conditions” IEEE Transactions on Power Delivery, Accepted for publication, 2020. (I.F. 3.681)
  7. Ch Durga Prasad, and M. Biswal, “Swarm intelligence-based differential protection scheme for wind integrated transmission system”, Computers and Electrical Engineering, An International Journal, Elsevier, 86, 106709, 2020. (I.F. 2.663)
  8. Ch Durga Prasad, M. Biswal and A. Y. Abdelaziz, “Adaptive differential protection scheme for wind farm integrated power network”, Electric Power System Research, Elsevier, 87. 106752, 2020.  (I.F. 3.211).
  9. K. Andanapalli, and M. Biswal, “An enhanced power swing and symmetrical fault discrimination logic for integrated power network,” International Transactions on Electrical Energy Systems, 30, e12416, 2020.  https://doi.org/10.1002/2050-7038.12416 (I.F. 1.692)
  10. K. Venkatanagaraju, T. Jose, M. Biswal, Om P. Malik “Third zone protection to discriminate symmetrical fault and stressed system conditions”, International Transactions on Electrical Energy Systems, Wiley, 29, 12, 1266-1276, e12121, 2019.(I.F. 1.692)
  11. S. Biswal, M. Biswal, “Detection of current transformer saturation phenomenon for secured operation of smart power network”, Electric Power System Research, Elsevier, vol. 175, pp. 199-211, August, 2019.(I.F. 3.211)
  12. R. K. Lenka, P. Ray, M. Biswal, “Frequency mode identification using modified masking signal based empirical mode decomposition”, IET Proc.-Gen., Trans. & Distr., 13, 8, 1266-1276, 2019 (I.F. 2.862)
  13. R. Nale, K. Venkatanagaraju, S. Biswal, M. Biswal, N. Kishor, "Islanding detection in distribution generation system using Intrinsic Time Decomposition", IET Proc.-Gen., Trans. & Distr., vol. 13, Issue 5, pp. 626-633, 2019. (I.F. 2.862)
  14. R. Nale, M. Biswal, N. Kishor, “A transient component based approach for islanding detection in distributed generation”, IEEE Transactions on Sustainable Energy, vol. 10, no. 3, pp. 1129-1138, July, 2019. (I.F. 7.44)
  15. S. Biswal, M. Biswal, “Fault-swing discrimination using Hilbert-Huang transform integrated discrete teager energy operator”, IET Science, Measurement and Technology, vol. 12, no. 7, pp. 829-837, October 2018.  (I.F. 1.895)
  16. S. Biswal, M. Biswal, Om P. Malik, “Hilbert Huang transform based online differential relay algorithm for shunt compensated transmission line” IEEE Transactions on Power Delivery, vol. 33, 6, pp. 2803-2811, December, 2018. (I.F. 3.681)
  17. T. Jose, M. Biswal, K. Venkatanagaraju, Om P. Malik “Integrated approach based third zone protection during stressed system conditions”, Electric Power System Research, Elsevier, vol. 161, pp. 199-211, August, 2018. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.epsr.2018.04.011 (I.F. I.F. 3.211)
  18. S. Biswal, M. Biswal, and A. Y. Abdelaziz, “An adaptive algorithm to prevent distance relay overreach during CCVT transient”, Electric Power System Research, Elsevier, vol. 160, pp. 362-371, 2018. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.epsr.2018.03.015. (I.F. 3.211)
  19. M. Biswal, "Faulty phase selection for transmission line using integrated moving sum approach," IET, Science Measurement & Technology, vol. 10, issue-7, pp. 761-767, September, 2016. DOI:  10.1049/iet-smt.2016.0081. (I.F. 1.895)
  20. M. Biswal, “Adaptive distance relay algorithm for double circuit line with series compensation,” Measurement, Elsevier Science, vol. 53, pp. 206-214, July, 2014. DOI information: 10.1016/j.measurement.2014.03.036. (I.F. 2.791)
  21. M. Biswal, B. B. Pati, and A. K. Pradhan, “Adaptive distance relay setting for series compensated line,” Int. Journal of Electrical Power and Energy system, Elsevier, vol. 52, pp. 198-206, 2013. (I.F. 3.588)
  22. M. Biswal, B. B. Pati, and A. K. Pradhan, “Directional relaying for double circuit line with series compensation”, IET Proc.-Gen., Trans. & Distr., Vol. 7, Issue 4, pp. 405-413, 2013. (I.F. 2.862)
  23. M. Biswal, B. B. Pati, A. K. Pradhan, “Directional relaying of series compensated line using integrated approach”, Electric Power Components and Systems, vol. 40, pp. 691-710, 2012. (I.F. 1.144)

SCOPUS

  1. K. Andanapalli, and M. Biswal, “Symmetrical Fault-Swing Discrimination Algorithm for Transmission System,” Journal of Institution of Engineers, Springer, Accepted for publication
  2. K. Venkatanagaraju, M. Biswal and K. K. Murty, “Operations of distance relay third zone protection during power system critical conditions: a case study on Indian Eastern Regional Grid,” Journal of Institution of Engineers, Springer, Published on 26th February, 2021. 
  3. Ch Durga Prasad, M. Biswal, and P. Nayak, “Wavelet operated single index based fault detection scheme for transmission line protection with swarm intelligent support”, Energy Systems Journal, Springer, 2020. https://doi.org/10.1007/s12667-019-00373-9. 
  4. R. Nale, H. Verma, and M. Biswal, “An enhanced fuzzy rule based protection scheme for tcsc compensated double circuit transmission system”, International Journal of Modelling and Simulation, Taylor and Francis, 2019. https://doi.org/10.1080/02286203.2019.1692299 
  5. M. Biswal, S. Biswal, “A positive-sequence current based directional relaying approach for ccvt subsidence transient condition”, Protection & Control of Modern Power Systems, Springer, December, 2017, DOI 10.1186/s41601-017-0038-0.

International/National Journals

  1. M. Biswal, B. B. Pati, “Distance relay algorithm for thyristor-controlled series compensated line”, “International Journal of Computer Science System Engineering and Information Technology, vol. 6, no.1, pp. 43-48, Jan-June 2013.
  2. M. Biswal, P. K. Pattanaik, “A Practical Study for Uninterrupted Power Supply to Western   Orissa”, CBIP Water and Energy Research Digest, Vol.18, No.4, pp.42-46, Oct-Dec 2008.
  3. P. K. Pattanaik, M. Biswal, “Behavior of Electrical Insulation on DC Supply”, Electrical India, Vol. 50, No.12, pp.52-60, Dec. 2010


Conference

  1. V. Kumar, M. Biswal “Benign effect of battery energy storage system for efficient microgrid operation along with its management: a review”, Presented in IEEE-ICAECT-2021, Sri Sankaracharya College, Bhilai, 19-20 February, 2021, Raipur.
  2. Y. Paras, E. Shyamnath, M. Prabal Reddy, and M. Biswal, “An Integrated High Impedance Fault Detection Approach for Renewable Penetrated Distribution Network,” Accepted for presentation in 7th IEEE Uttar Pradesh Section International Conference on Electrical, Electronics and Computer Engineering (UPCON 2020) 27th - 29th November 2020, Organised By: Department of Electrical Engineering Motilal Nehru National Institute of Technology Allahabad  Prayagraj, India.
  3. Ch D. Prasad, M. Biswal “Time-Domain Current Information Based Faulty Phase Detection in Thyristor Controlled Series Compensated Transmission System”, Accepted for Presentation in ICETEST2020, Kerala, IEEE Conference.
  4. Ch D. Prasad, M. Biswal “Optimal threshold identification of fault detector using teaching and learning based optimization algorithm”, Presented in EPREC 2020, NIT Jamshedpur. 
  5. S. Ghore, P. Das, and M. Biswal, “Intrinsic time decomposition based adaptive reclosing technique for microgrid system, Presented in EPREC 2020, NIT Jamshedpur. 
  6. Ch D. Prasad, M. Biswal “Application of particle swarm optimization for threshold setting in fault detection unit”, Presented in iCASIC 2020, Feb. 27-28, 2020, VIT Vellore.
  7. P. Das, S. Ghore, and M. Biswal, “Comparative assessment of various islanding detection methods for AC and DC microgrid, Presented in ICPC2T, Jan 3-5, 2020, NIT Raipur.
  8. K. V. Nagaraju, M. Biswal, “Prevention of power system blackouts using windowed Prony method” Presented in 9th IEEE Power India International Conference (PIICON-2020), Feb. 28-March-1, 2020, Deenbandhu Chhotu Ram University of Science & Technology, Murthal, Haryana, India.
  9. K. V. Nagaraju, M. Biswal, “Backup protection scheme to prevent unintended relay operation during voltage stress and load encroachment,” Accepted for presentation in ICCSP, 2020, 9th International Conference of Communication and Signal Processing, Department of Electronics and Communication Engineering, Adhiparasakthi Engineering College, Melmaruvathur, Kanchipuram-District, Tamilnadu-603319, India.
  10. Ch D. Prasad, M. Biswal, P. K. Nayak, “Swarm assisted positive sequence current component based directional relaying for transmission line protection”, Presented in 9th IEEE Power India International Conference (PIICON-2020), Feb. 28-March-1, 2020, Deenbandhu Chhotu Ram University of Science & Technology, Murthal, Haryana, India.
  11. K. Andanapalli, M. Biswal, “Symmetrical fault - swing discrimination using rms index based superimposed current signals, Presented in ICPCCI 2019, IITRAM, July 4-5,2019 in Ahmedabad, Gujarat, India.
  12. R. Nale, R. Chandrakar, M. Biswal, “An integrated fault classification approach for microgrid system,” in Proc. of ICDMAI, 2019, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, 18-20 Jan. 
  13. M. Banafer, M. Biswal, “Investigation of power system cascading failure and the causes,” in Proceedings, IEEE ICEPE-2018, NIT Meghalaya, Cherrapunjee. 1-2 June.
  14. R. Nale, R. Chandrakar, M. Biswal, “An integrated directional relaying algorithm for microgrid,” in Proc., IEEE Conference 2018, ICTSES 2018, Manipal University, Jaipur, 22-23 December.
  15. S. Biswal, M. Biswal, “Algorithm for CT saturation detection with the presence of noise”, in Proc. 4th International Conference on Electrical Energy Systems (ICEES 2018), 7-9 Feb, 2018, SSN College of Engineering, Tamilnadu, Kalavakkam-603110.
  16. K. V. Nagaraju, M. Biswal, “Wavelet transform based zone-3 protection algorithm” in Proc. International Conference on Electrical, Electronics, Computers, Communication, Mechanical and Computing (EECCMC), 28-29, Jan 2018, Vellore District, Tamil Nadu, India.
  17. K. Andanapalli, K. V. Nagaraju, M. Biswal, “Symmetrical fault detection during power swing: a comparative study, in Proc. International Conference on Electrical, Electronics, Computers, Communication, Mechanical and Computing (EECCMC), 28-29, Jan 2018, Vellore District, Tamil Nadu, India.
  18. R. H. Selam, M. Ezzat, A. Y. Abdelaziz, R. Nale, M. Biswal “BAT algorithm for security constrained optimal power flow” in Proc. International Conference on Electrical, Electronics, Computers, Communication, Mechanical and Computing (EECCMC), 28-29, Jan 2018, Vellore District, Tamil Nadu, India.
  19. R. Nale, and M. Biswal, “Comparative assessment of passive islanding detection techniques for microgrids,” in Proc. IEEE Conference on Innovations in Information, Embedded and Communication system (ICIIECS-2017), 17-18 March, 2017, Coimbatore.
  20. M. Biswal, K. V. Nagaraju, “Active power-based method to prevent zone-3 maloperation during voltage instability,” in Proc. IEEE international conference, ICCICCT-2016, 16-17 December, 2016.
  21. R. Nale, M. Biswal, “Fault detection algorithm for transmission line with thyristor-controlled series compensation,” in Proc. IEEE international conference, ICCICCT-2016, 16-17 December, 2016.
  22. M. Biswal, K. V. Nagaraju, “A novel approach to detect fault during power swing using three phase active power,” in Proc. IEEE international conference, ICRAIE-2016, 24-25 December, 2016.
  23. S. Biswal, and M. Biswal, “Adaptive distance relay algorithm for shunt compensated transmission line,” in Proc. IEEE international conference ICEPES-MANIT Bhopal, 14-16 December, 2016.
  24. S. Biswal, and M. Biswal, “CCVT modelling and distance relay performance during CCVT subsidence transient,” National Power Engineering Research Scholar Meet (NPERSM), IIT Madras, 29-30 December, 2015.
  25. S. Biswal, and M. Biswal, “A study on CCVT subsidence transients,” Recent Advances in Renewable Energy & Control (RAREC-2015), VSSUT, Burla, Sambalpur, Odisha, India, 11th-12th April, 2015.
  26. M. Biswal, and B. B. Pati, “Three terminal transmission line protection based on high frequency current signal,” Recent Advances and Innovations in Electrical Engineering (RAIEE-2014), VSSUT, Burla, Sambalpur, Odisha, India, 6th-7th April, 2014.
  27. M. Biswal, and D. Jain, “A fault classification algorithm for double circuit line with thyristor-controlled series capacitor,” in Proc. in International Conference on Quality Management (ICQM 2014), Raipur, 22nd-23rd March, 2014.
  28. M. Biswal, and B. B. Pati, “Algorithm for locating fault on series compensated line,” in Proc. in International Conference on Electrical Engineering, Hyderabad, 2013.
  29. M. Biswal, B. B. Pati, A. K. Pradhan, “Directional relaying of series compensated line using integrated approach”, in Proc. IEEE international conference ICEAS-2011, SOA University, Bhubaneswar India, 28-30 Dec. 2011.
  30. M. Biswal, B. B. Pati, and A. K. Pradhan, “Fault detection and classification algorithm for advanced series compensated line”, in Proc. National Conference on Recent Advances in Modern Power Systems, VSSUT, Burla, Sambalpur, Odisha, India, 30th Dec. 2012.
  31. M. Biswal, P.K. Hota “Some technical studies on cost-based transmission pricing under deregulated power system”, 4th National Level Conference, Resonance, ’08 held on May 11, 2008, UCE Burla, Orissa.
  32. M. Biswal, P.K. Pattanaik, “Uninterrupted power supply to western Orissa”, 7th International R & D Conference on Development and Management of Water & Energy Resources, CBIP, Bhubaneswar, 4-6. Dec., 2009.


Other Info.

Current Sponsored Project

1. Project Title: Advance protection to prevent zone-3 maloperation during stress system conditions
Principal Investigator: Monalisa Biswal
Sponsor: SERB
2. Project Title: Islanding Detection in Integrated Hybrid DG System
Sponsor: EriGrid Transnational Access
3.Project Title:Offline testing of adaptive reclosing technique for providing uninterrupted power supply to microgrid system 
Sponsor: EriGrid Transanational Access

Short Term Courses Organized
1. Recent Trends in Power System & Renewable Energy-21-25 September 2016.
2. PSIM & CYME Platform for Power Electronics and Power System- 06-10 March 2017. 
3. "Recent Advances in Modern Power Technologies" 12-16 January 2019.
4. "Recent Advances in Renewable Energy and Power System", First IEEE Bombay Section and NIT Raipur Sponsored STTP, 11-16 February 2019.
 5. "Recent Trends in Renewable Energy and Power System", TEQIP-III Sponsored STTP, 20-24 September 2020.

Book:
1. Microgrid: Operation, Control, Monitoring and Protection, eBook ISBN: 978-981-15-1781-5, Springer Singapore, DOI:10.1007/978-981-15-1781-5.

Book Chapters
1. Protection Schemes for Sustainable  Microgrids”,  Sustainable Interdependent Networks: From Theory to Application, Springer, 2018.

2."Uninterrupted power supply to microgrid during Islanding", Handbook of Research on Smart Power System Operation and Control, IGI Global, 2019.

3. "Synchrophasor based wide area rotection scheme for system stressed conditions to avoid power system blackout". Handbook of Research on Smart Power System Operation and Control, IGI Global, 2019

4. "An integrated fault classification approach for microgrid system", Springer Lecture Series.

5. An integrated directional relaying algorithm for microgrid, Springer Lecture Series.

6. "Protection challenges with microgrid", accepted for publication in Book, Microgrid: Operation, Control, Monitoring and Protection, Springer Nature.

7."Uninterrupted power supply to microgrid", accepted for publication in Book, Microgrid: Operation, Control, Monitoring and Protection, Springer Nature.

8. "Mitigation of power system blackout with microgrid System"accepted for publication in Book, Microgrid: Operation, Control, Monitoring and Protection, Springer Nature.
9. Chapter 9: Protection System Failure and Power System Blackout, Book: Uncertainties in Modern Power Systems. 
10.
“A Computational Intelligence Approach for Power Quality Monitoring”, accepted for publication in the Book “Metaheuristic and Evolutionary Computation: Algorithms and Applications”. Authors: Papia Ray, Monalisa Biswal 2020.

 11. Shubham Ghore, Pinku Das and Monalisa Biswal Chapter-17, “Intrinsic Time Decomposition Based Adaptive Reclosing Technique for Microgrid System” Lect. Notes Electrical Eng., Vol. 710, ArunKumar Singh and Manoj Tripathy (Eds): Control Applications in Modern Power System, 978-981-15-8814-3, 497933_1_En, 2020.

 12. Ch. Durga Prasad, and Monalisa Biswal, Chapter-29, “Optimal Threshold Identification of Fault Detector Using Teaching and Learning-Based Optimization Algorithm” Lect. Notes Electrical Eng., Vol. 710, ArunKumar Singh and Manoj Tripathy (Eds): Control Applications in Modern Power System, 978-981-15-8814-3, 497933_1_En, 2020

Professional Association:
Associate Member, The Institution of Engineers, India
Life Member of Orissa Bigyan Academy
ISTE, Life Member

Honours & Awards
  •   Senior Member, IEEE
  •   POSOCO Power System Award-2014
  •   Young Scientist-SERB & DST-2016
  •   Young Scientist Award: Chhattisgarh Young Scientist Congress-2017
  • Outstanding Reviewer, Measurement Elsevier-2016

 

Achievement by Students:

1. Thara Jose, M.Tech, POSOCO Power System Award, 2018.
2. Sandeep Biswal, Ph.D, POSOCO Power System Award 2019.

Ph.D Guidance

 Scholar Name

Ph.D. Status 

Duration 

 Sandeep Biswal  Awarded  2014-2018
 Ruchita Nale  Awarded  2015-2019
 Kasimala Venkatanagaraju  ongoing  2017
 Kumar Raja Andanapalli  ongoing  2017
Ch. Durga Prasad  ongoing  2019


M.Tech Guidance

10 Completed, 2 Ongoing
  

 
Expert Talk:
1. On topicFault Analysis in Renewable Integrated Distribution Network” in the one-week online STTP on “Power Electronics Application on Distributed Power Generation System’ organized by the Government Engineering College Bharuch, Gujarat and sponsored by GUJCOST, approved by DTE/ISTE on 11th December 2020.

  Services:
  • Reviewer – IEEE Transaction on Power Delivery, USA
  • Reviewer – IEEE Systems Journal, USA
  • Reviewer-IEEE Smart Grid
  • Reviewer-IET Smart Grid
  • Reviewer – Journal of Electric Power Components and Systems, Taylor and Francis.
  • Reviewer – International Journal of Electric Power & Energy System, Elsevier.
  • Reviewer – European Transaction on Electrical Power, Wiley Publication.
  • Reviewer – IET, Generation, Transmission & Distribution.
  • Reviewer – Measurement, Elsevier Science.
  • Program Committee Member of RDCAPE (1st International Conference on Recent Development in Control, Automation & Power Engineering-2015, 12-13 March 2015, IEEE Sponsored)
  • National Advisory Committee Member, Recent Advances in Renewable Energy & Control (RAREC) 11-12th April 2015.
  • Program Committee Member of CICT-2018.
  • Reviewer in IEEE Conference in NIT Kurukhetra-ICEPE-2015, 12-13 June
  • Program Committee Member of ICEPES-2016, NIT Bhopal
  • Reviewer in IEEE Conference-NPSC-2016- IIT Bhubaneswar
  • Reviewer in NPSC-2018- National Institute of Technology, Tiruchirappalli, Tamil Nadu