Electrical & Electronics Engineering
The Department offers B.Tech Program in Electrical & Electronics Engineering and M.Tech program in Power Electronics. The academic offering is focused on the theoretical and practical aspects of Electrical Machines, Control Systems, Power Systems, Electrical and Electronic devices & circuits, Instrumentation etc. The programme prepares students for prospective careers in Energetics, Power Generation, Transmission and Distribution and in traditional industries requiring powered machinery, power electronics, automated instrumentation controls, etc.
Vision of the Department
“Progress through Quality education in Electrical & Electronics
Engineering and to emerge as a Centre of Excellence in Education and Research for grooming the engineers as leaders of the society.”
Mission of the Department
- Provide our students strong theoretical knowledge, practical engineering skills and attitudes that will allow them to succeed as engineers and leaders.
- Create and maintain state-of-the art research environment, which provides its students and faculty with opportunities to create, interpret, apply and disseminate knowledge of electrical engineering.
- Prepare socially responsible graduates for life-long learning to meet intellectual, ethical and career challenges.
PEOs, POs & PSOs
Program Educational Objectives of the UG Electrical and Electronics Engineering(EEE) are:
PEO 1: Our graduates will have a solid foundation in mathematics, engineering sciences and Electrical & Electronics Engineering with a broad engineering core competence to formulate, analyze, and solve real life circuits, systems and installation problems.
PEO 2: Our graduates will be able to generate a curiosity for learning in breadth and depth by undertaking higher education and research.
PEO 3: Our graduates will have ability for multi-discipline teamwork, effective communication, self confidence, a high degree of personal integrity, and the belief that they can each make a difference in the society.
Students graduating from the Electrical and Electronics Engineering Department of Vidya Academy of Science and Technology, Thrissur are expected and prepared to exercise the skills and abilities (a) through (l) listed in the Program Outcomes below.
a. Ability to identify electrical engineering problems and apply scientific and engineering knowledge to their solution.
b. Knowledge of mathematics through differential and integral calculus, basic sciences, computer science and engineering sciences, necessary to analyze and design complex electrical and electronic devices and systems containing both hardware and software components, as appropriate to electrical engineering.
c. Ability to conduct experiments with electrical and electronic systems, analyze and interpret data and use the data obtained for design and development of solutions for various electrical engineering problems.
d. Ability to design and develop complex electrical networks and circuits to meet the needs of society.
e. Ability to use the techniques, skills, and modern engineering tools necessary for engineering practice.
f. Understanding of impact of engineering solutions on the society and also will be aware of contemporary issues.
g. Ability to design a system, component, or process to meet desired needs within realistic constraints such as economic, environmental, sustainability etc.
h. Understanding of their ethical responsibilities to the engineering profession and the community at large.
i. Ability to function on multi-disciplinary teams.
j. Ability to communicate effectively in both verbal and written form.
k. Ability to develop confidence for self-education and ability for life-long learning and also acquire the capability to participate and succeed in competitive examinations like GATE, GRE, IES etc.
l. Understanding of broad education necessary for engineering solutions in a global, social, economical and environmental context.
Programme Specific Outcomes
1. Students will be able to apply the knowledge of electrical and electronics fundamentals, circuit theory, control and instrumentation to analyze, design and synthesize components and systems to meet the needs of the industry.
2. Students will be able to apply their theoretical knowledge as well as hands-on experience in power systems including renewable energy sources, power electronics, electrical machines and industrial drives for developing economically viable, socially acceptable and sustainable solutions to complex electrical engineering problems.
3. Students will be motivated for continuous self-learning in engineering practice and pursue research in trending areas of Electrical and Electronics Engineering with the help of advanced learning methodologies and online courses.
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Previous Experience :- 29 years Teaching : 26 years & 5 months (Govt. Engineering Colleges in Kerala) Industry : 2 years & 7 months (KEL, Mamala,Cochin)
Areas of Interest :- Control Systems, Power System Control and Optimization, Demand Side Management, etc.
Prof. & Dean-Academics
KSEB, BARC, EPCO, Kuwait and as Prof & Head, EEED Vidya. Academic Achievements - University Rank, BHABHA Award Experience - 15 Years in Industry, 15 Years teaching with 10 years in research field. Published several papers in National and International Journals & conference proceedings, Organized 2 International Conferences in Vidya Fellow of MIEEE, MIET and life member of ISTE.
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Dr. Pratheesh K.J
Associate Professor (NC)
Ms. Anooja V.S
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Neeraja A Poduval
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Prof. P Sukumaran
P G Jaya Prabha
Mr. Arun P. R.
Diploma, B.Tech - IT
Diploma in Electronics, B.Tech in ECE
Mr. Rajesh K.R
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Mr.Jayaraj K V
Mr. Shibin P V
Baby K A
2000 Syllabus (2K)
Four class rooms with a seating capacity of 70 and two classrooms with a seating capacity of 30 all equipped with Projectors & Green Board are provided for B.Tech & M.Tech respectively.
Department Seminar Room
The Electrical Department has a fully acoustically designed Seminar hall, with a seating capacity of around 60 with writing pad & Projector. Wi-Fi facility is also provided here. The Seminar hall is located in the First floor of the South Block.
Nearly 600 books related to various disciplines are available. Both staff and students can hire books from here.
Basic Electrical Engineering Laboratory
This laboratory has an area of 1705 Sq. ft. Students will be able to verify basic theorems related to Electric Circuits, Power measurement in single phase and 3-phase circuits etc. Some of the major equipments in the lab are auto transformers, two winding transformers, Inductive Loads, dynamo type wattmeter, clip on ammeter, etc.
Electrical Measurement Laboratories
This laboratory has an area of 942.38. Sq. ft. Students will be able to understand the basic working principle of various Electrical Measuring Instruments, calibrate various Electrical Instruments, understand the concept of instrumentation via Transducers etc. Students will be able to relate between theory and actual working of measuring instruments. Some of the major equipments used are LVDT, energy meters, ammeter, voltmeter, wattmeter, vernier potentiometer, Wheastone’s Bridge, Kelvin Double bridge, Phase Shifting Transformers, Current Transformer, etc.
Electrical Machines Laboratories
This laboratory has an area of 3865.90 Sq. ft. Students will be able to perform standard tests on DC machines, transformers and understand their performance. They will be able to perform various analysis on ac and dc machines.. Some of the major equipments used are DC Shunt Motor, DC Series Motor, DC Compound Motor, DC Shunt Generator, DC Series Generator, DC Compound Generator, DC Shunt Alternator, 3 Phase Induction Motor (Slip Ring & Squirrel Cage), Single Phase Induction Motor, etc.
Advanced Electrical Engineering Laboratories
This laboratory has an area of 1582.80 Sq. ft. Students will be able to familiarise the control system concepts using hardware and simulation experiments, conduct experiments on microprocessors and microcontrollers and its interfacing & to Simulate and analyse power system networks. Some of the major equipments used are 8051 Based microcontroller Trainer Kit, DAC / ADC Interface, etc.
This laboratory has an area of 1582.80 Sq. ft. Students will be able to design & implement experiments using MATLAB software and its simulation. They will be able to design and implement firing circuits for power to setup some basic chopper circuits. The major software are MiPower, MATLAB, SciLab, etc.
PG/UG Power Electronics Laboratories
This laboratory has an area of 1903.10 Sq. ft. Students will be able to get practical knowledge through hardware implementation of the power electronic circuits. They will be able to get detailed analysis of power electronic circuits like UJT, SCR and to get a strong foundation advanced converter techniques and their control in modern Power Electronic Systems. Students will be able to use IGBT based single phase PWM inverter,25mHz 500ms/s DSO, R, RC firing module, transistorized power supply, flash programmer, power oscilloscope, digital multimeter.
Power Electronics Simulation Laboratories
This laboratory has an area of 1903.10 Sq. ft. Students will be able to get practical knowledge on the design and implementation of power electronic circuits, to introduce MATLAB software and its simulation. The students are able to use laptops with Windows 7 & 8.1 operating system. There are about 30+ laptops in the lab. There are also other facilities like projector, printer, etc.
This laboratory has an area of 942.38 Sq. ft. Students will be able to set up basic electronic circuits, to design and setup various electronic circuits using op-amps. They will be able to design and develop basic digital circuits be familiar with the pin configuration of 8085, to design and set up adders, counters etc. with NAND gates. The students are able to use multiplexer, demultiplexers, flip flops.
Kurumal, Thalakottukara P.O., Near Kaiparambu,
Thrissur - 680501, Kerala, India
Phone: +91-4885-287751 / 287752,
Sun Tower, East Fort,
Thrissur - 680005,
Phone: +91-487-2442571 / 2442572,
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