Professor Sivaji Chakravorti

Director, NIT Calicut and Professor (on lien) of Electrical Engineering, Jadavpur University, National Institute of Technology Calicut


Areas of Interest:

Numerical electric field computation, Computer aided design and optimization of insulation system, Condition monitoring of transformers and life long learning techniques.

Specialization:

Electric Field analysis, High Voltage Technique, Condition monitoring of power equipment

Consultancy Areas:

High Voltage Testing, Electric Field Analysis, Condition monitoring of Transformers and other power equipment.

 

Sector Associated With:

Academia

Sectors Interested to Offer Service:

Educational / Academic institutions, Industry (Private), Industry (PSUs), R&D Organizations, Government (including funding agencies)

Major Professional Contributions:

1. 43 papers in IEEE Transactions.
2. One book each published by CRC Press and Springer-Verlag London.
3. 16 PhD theses completed.
4. 1 US patent and 2 software copyrights granted.
5. 10 sponsored projects done as principal investigator.
6. Chairman-Elect of IEEE India Council and former Chairman of IEEE Kolkata Section..

Professional Experience:

  • Lecturer, Sr Lecturer, Reader and Professor of Electrical Engineering, Jadavpur University, 1985 to till date
  • Development Engineer at Siemens AG Berlin, Germany, 1998 (On lien from Jadavpur University)
  • Director of National Institute of Technology Calicut, 19 Aug 2015 to till date (On lien from Jadavpur University).

Keywords:

Electric field analysis, Impulse fault analysis, Moisture in transformer insulation, High voltage system optimization.

 

Contact Information

Office

Postal Address:
Flat 1E, Swatikunj, 3-1A Paddapukur Road, Kolkata 700092.
Phone (Home): 033 2411 5027
Mob: 98300 92189, 9446163261

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Education

  • Bachelor of Electrical Engineering, Jadavpur University, 1983
  • Master of Electrical Engineering, Jadavpur University, 1985
  • PhD (Engineering), Jadavpur University, 1993

 

Awards and Major Professional Recognitions

  • Fellow of the National Academy of Sciences India.
  • Technical University-Munich Ambassador Award in 2013.
  • The "Technology Day Award" from All India Council for Technical Education for the best project (2nd Prize) in the Research & Development Category in 2004.
  • The Union Ministry of Energy: Department of Power Prize of the Institution of Engineers (India) in 1994-95.
  • IEEE Power Engineering Society Distinguished Lecturer since 2005.

Link to Website


INAE Section Affiliated V: Electrical Engineering


Year of Election to Fellowship: 2008


Year of Birth: 1962