Dr. Rex Joseph

Associate Professor

Electrical & Electronics

Undergraduate

Qualification
Qualification Institution Year
PhD IISc January 2015
M Tech IISc February 1990
BE Bangalore University March 1990

Additional Information
  • Experience: Teaching – 11 years
  • Research and consultancy – 8 years
Responsibilities
  • Teaching
  • Coordinator, Departmental Curriculum committee
  • Faculty advisor
  • Workshops and projects
  • Facilitating objective laboratory sessions
  • Mentor – Team Vega, the EV formula team of P E S University
  • Mentor – EV club, P E S University

Expertise / list of subjects handled
  • Undergraduate: Basic Electrical Engineering
  • Field Theory
  • Electrical Power Generation
  • Electrical Machines
  • Electrical drawing and CAD
  • Analog Electronics
  • Power Electronics
  • PWM Convereres and Applications
  • Design of Power Converters
  • Modelling in MATLAB-SIMULINK
  • Embedded System Design
  • Switchgear and Protection
  • Postgraduate: Solid State Power Converters
  • Modeling and Analysis of Electrical Machines
  • DSP Applications in Drives
  • Power Electronics in Drives and Energy Systems
  • Modeling in MATLAB-SIMULINK
  • Power Semiconductor Devices
  • Controllers for Power Electronic Systems
Research Interest
  • Renewable energy
  • Power converters
  • Drives
  • Incremental motion control
  • Digital controllers
  • Modeling and simulation of power electronic systems

Research projects (current)
  • Solar based Hybrid PCU
  • Proposal for Renewable energy research centre

Research Guidance
  • Micro-Grid Systems
Conferences
  • R. Joseph and L. Umanand, "Turbine emulator for development of variable speed mi-crohydro power generation systems," Sustainable Energy Technologies (ICSET), 2012 IEEE Third International Conference on, Kathmandu, 2012, pp. 335-340. doi: 10.1109/ICSET.2012.6357421
  • R. Joseph and L. Umanand, "Slip power optimisation in turbine-generator systems for variable speed distributed microhydel power generation," Global Humanitarian Technology Conference: South Asia Satellite (GHTC-SAS), 2013 IEEE, Trivandrum, 2013, pp. 96-101. doi: 10.1109/ GHTC- SAS.2013.6629896
  • V. S. S. P. K. Hari, G. Narayanan, R. Joseph and L. Umanand, "Analysis of the mod-ulation process in advanced bus-clamping PWM techniques," Industrial Electronics Society, IECON 2013 - 39th Annual Conference of the IEEE, Vienna, 2013, pp. 453-458. doi: 10.1109/ IECON.2013.6699178
  • V. S. S. P. K. Hari, G. Narayanan, R. Joseph and L. Umanand, "Analysis of the mod-ulation process in advanced bus-clamping PWM techniques," Industrial Electronics Society, IECON 2013 - 39th Annual Conference of the IEEE, Vienna, 2013, pp. 453-458. doi: 10.1109/ IECON.2013.6699178

Journals
  • R. Joseph and L. Umanand, "A Brushless Wound Rotor Induction Generator for Var-iable Speed Microhydel Plants Without Ballast Load," in IEEE Transactions on Sustainable Energy, vol. 6, no. 1, pp. 20-27, Jan. 2015. doi: 10.1109/TSTE.2014.2354135