Prof. (Dr.) Mohan L. Kolhe
University of Agder, Norway
Professor (Dr.) Mohan Kolhe is with University of Agder, Norway, Faculty of Engineering and Science as full time Professor in Energy Systems Engineering with focus on Smart Grid and Renewable Energy Systems. He has also received the offer of Hafslund Professorship in Smart Grid from the Norwegian University of Science and Technology (NTNU).
Prof. Kolhe has more than twenty-five years' academic experience at International level on Electrical and Renewable Energy Systems. He is a leading Renewable Energy Technologist and has previously held academic positions at the world's prestigious Universities e.g. University College London (UK / Australia), University of Dundee (UK); University of Jyvaskyla (Finland); and Hydrogen Research Institute, QC (Canada).
Prof. (Dr.) Koki Ogura, Dr-Eng.
Kyushu Sangyo University, Japan
Dr. Koki Ogura is an Associate Professor in Electrical Engineering at Kyushu Sangyo University, Fukuoka, Japan.
He received the B.S. Eng., the M.S .Eng. and the Dr. Eng. Degrees in Electrical Engineering from Yamaguchi University, Yamaguchi, Japan in 2000, 2002 and 2005 respectively. He worked at Kawasaki Heavy Industries, Ltd., Kobe, Japan from 2005 to 2016, where he was engaged in the development of the next-generation, battery-driven, low-floor light rail vehicle (LRV) and the advanced wayside energy storage system for electric railways in New York City Transit (NYCT), Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority (WMATA) and Tokyo Monorail Co., Ltd., Japan. His current interests include circuit design and integration of high-frequency soft switching power converters,
power electronics applications in home appliances, transportation and renewable energy systems.
Dr. Ravishankar Dudhe
School of Engineering and IT, MAHE, Dubai
Dr. Ravishankar S. Dudhe presently working as an Associate Professor, Program coordinator, ECE and EEE, SOEIT, MAHE, Dubai and research Co-coordinator in School of Engineering and Information Technology, MAHE, Dubai..
Dr. R. S. Dudhe did his M. Tech as well as Ph.D. in Microelectronics from IIT Bombay. Dr. Dudhe has taken teaching as a hobby so justifies it. He is a recognized Ph.D Guide. He has published many research papers to his credit in journals of National and International repute.
He has also published books on Analog Electronics Analog Electronics – II, Discrete Electronic Circuits, Electronics Devices and Circuits, Basic Electrical Engineering, Satellite Communication and Organic field effect transistor based Electronics Nose platform for Explosive Detection. He is actively involved in research and development related activities. He has won the External funding project AED 25000 from EXPOLIVE under University Innovation Program, April 2018.
Dr. Umashankar Subramaniam
Department of Communications and Networks, PSU, Saudi Arabia.
Dr. S. Umashankar is working as an Associate Professor, Renewable Energy Research Group, Prince Sultan University, Saudi Arabia, and Associate Editor - IEEE Access. He has 15+ years of Teaching, Research and Industrial R&D experience. Previously, he worked as Associate Professor and Head, VIT Vellore as well as Senior R&D and Senior Application Engineer in the field of Power Electronics, Renewable Energy and Electrical Drives.
He is a Senior member-IEEE, and Member of IACSIT, IDES and ISTE. He has taken charge as Vice Chair - IEEE Madras Section and Chair - IEEE Student Activities from 2018. He was executive member (2014-16) and Vice Chair of IEEE MAS Young Professional from 2017 by IEEE Madras Section. He has published more than 250+ research papers in National and International journals and conferences.
Dr. Ashish K. Panchal
Sardar Vallabhbhai National Institute of Technology, Surat, India
He is working as Professor in Electrical Engineering Department, SVNIT, Surat, India. He completed his Ph.D. in Solar Photovolaics from IIT Bombay in 2010. He completed his M. Tech. in Energy Systems Engineering from IIT Bombay. He was awarded for his excellence in Ph.D. thesis work at 48th convocation of IIT Bombay. He also got best paper presentation award at 18th International Photovoltaik Solar Energy Conference -2009 held by Jadhavpur University, Kolkata. He got Gold medal for securing highest marks in Electric Power Systems subject’s examination conducted by South Gujarat University, Surat.
His research areas include Renewable Energy Technologies; Silicon based solar cells technology, micro and nano materials characterization techniques, advanced electric power systems with renewable energy sources. Research areas also include Si-nanostructures for improving efficiency of Si-based solar cell technology, thin film optical, structural and electrical characterization, Comparative studies of different solar PV technologies.
Dr. Sanjay Talbar
SGGS Institute of Engineering and Technology, Nanded, India
Dr. Suman Lata Tripathi
Lovely Professional University, India
Mr. Nitin V. Kulkarni
Trainer/Consultant, Red Education Pvt. Ltd., Sydney, Australia