Faculty At Electrical Department



Dr. Dharmendra Kumar Dheer
Dr. Dharmendra Kumar Dheer
Assistant Professor
Basic Information Research Interest:-Power Systems, Smart Microgrid, Application of Power Electronics to Power Systems, Solar Photovoltaic
Email :- dkdheer@nitp.ac.in
Phone :-+91 6206398829

Subjects Teaching in Department
  1. Electromagnetic Field Theory (EE3604)
  2. Power System Engineering-II (EE119)
  3. SCADA and Energy Management (EE611)
  4. Advanced Electrical Engineering Lab.-II (EE692)
  5. FACTS Devices (EE645)
  6. Power Plant Engineering (EE156)
  7. Advanced Electrical Engineering Lab.-I (EE691)
Educational Qualification
  1. Ph. D. - IIT Bombay - 2017
  2. M. Tech. - IIT Kharagpur - 2010
  3. B.Sc. Engineering - MIT Muzaffarpur - 2007
    Current Administrative Responsibility
    1. Faculty Adviser: B. Tech. (2017 Batch)
    2. Member: Department Purchase Committee
      Past Administrative Responsibility
      1. Member: Department NBA Committee
        Work Experiences
        1. Assistant Professor at NIT Patna (20.08.2018 to till date)
        2. Postdoctoral Researcher at Arizona State University, USA (01.03.2018 to 14.08.2018)
        3. Research Associate at IIT Bombay (22.06.2017 to 21.12.2017)
        4. Assistant Professor (On contract) at Central University, Jharkhand, Brambe, Ranchi (01.03.2012 to 30.06.2012)
        5. Faculty Member at ICFAI University, Jharkhand, Ranchi (24.12.2010 to 29.02.2012)
          Journals
          1. A. Kumar, B. K. Jha, D. K. Dheer, D. Singh, and R. K. Misra, A nested backward/forward sweep algorithm for power flow analysis of droop regulated islanded microgrids. IET-Generation,Transmission and Distribution. 13(14), July - 2019,3086-3095, .
          2. Vijay A. S., D. K. Dheer, A. Tiwari, and S. Doolla, Performance evaluation of homogeneous and heterogeneous droop based systems in microgrid-stability and transient response perspective. IEEE Transactions on Energy Conversion. 34(1), March - 2019,36-46, .
          3. D. K. Dheer, A. S. Vijay, O. V. Kulkarni, and S. Doolla, Improvement of stability margin of droop based islanded microgrids by cascading of lead compensators. IEEE Transactions on Industry Applications. 55(3), May/June - 2019,3241-3251, .
          4. D. K. Dheer, O. V. Kulkarni, S. Doolla, and A. K. Rathore, Effect of reconfiguration and meshed networks on small signal stability margin of droop-based islanded microgrids. IEEE Transactions on Industry Applications. 54(3), May/June - 2018,2821-2833, .
          5. D. K. Dheer, S. Doolla, S. Bandyopadhyay, and J. M. Guerrero, Effect of placement of droop based generators in distribution network on small signal stability margin and network loss. Electrical Power and Energy Systems, Elsevier. 88, June - 2017,108-118, .
          6. T. S. Sreeram, D. K. Dheer, S. Doolla, and S. Singh, Hopf bifurcation analysis in droop controlled islanded microgrid. Electrical Power and Energy Systems, Elsevier. 90, September - 2017,208-224, .
          7. D. K. Dheer, N. Soni, and S. Doolla, Improvement of small signal stability margin and transient response in inverter dominated microgrids. Sustainable Energy Grids and Networks, Elsevier. 5, March - 2016,135-147, .
          8. S. Kumar, R. K. Saket, D. K. Dheer, J. B. Holm-Nielsen, and P. Sanjeevikumar, Reliability enhancement of electrical power system including impacts of renewable energy sources: A comprehensive review. IET-Generation,Transmission and Distribution. Accepted for Publication.
          9. D. Kumar, P. Mishra, A. Ranjan, D. K. Dheer, and L. Kumar, A simplified simulation model of silicon photovoltaic modules for performance evaluation at different operating conditions. Optik-International Journal for Light and Electron Optics, Elsevier. Accepted for publication.
          10. A. Kumar, B. K. Jha, D. K. Dheer, R. K. Misra, and D. Singh, A nested-iterative newton-raphson based power flow formulation for droop-based islanded microgrids. Electric Power Systems Research, Elsevier. Accepted for publication.
          11. B. K. Jha, A. Kumar, D. K. Dheer, D. Singh, and R. K. Misra, A modified current injection load flow method under different load model of EV for distribution system. International Transactions on Electrical Energy Systems, Wiley. Accepted for publication.
          12. B. K. Jha, A. Singh, A. Kumar, D. K. Dheer, D. Singh, and R. K. Misra, Day ahead scheduling of PHEVs and D-BESSs in presence of DGs in distribution system. IET Electrical Systems in Transportation. Accepted for Publication, .
          13. D. K. Dheer, Y. Gupta, and S. Doolla, A self adjusting droop control strategy to improve reactive power sharing in islanded microgrid. IEEE Transactions on Sustainable Energy. Early access article.
            International Conferences
            1. A. Gantayet, and D. K. Dheer, Optimal Distributed Energy Resources Mix for Distribution Network Planning with a Multiobjective Criterion, IEEE, International Conference on Applied Machine Learning (ICAML).  267-272, Bhubaneswar, India,September - 2019, .
            2. D. K. Dheer, Vijay. A. S, O. V. Kulkarni, and S. Doolla, Improvement of Stability Margin of Droop Based Islanded Microgrids by Cascading of Lead Compensators, IEEE IAS Annual Meeting.  Portland, USA,September - 2018, .
            3. N. Kulshreshtha, D. K. Dheer, and S. Doolla, Stability and Fault Analysis of a Hybrid AC-DC Fighter Aircraft, IEEE ICPS.  New Delhi, India,March - 2016, .
            4. D. K. Dheer, S. Doolla, and A. K. Rathore, Small Signal Modeling and Stability Analysis of a Droop Based Hybrid AC/DC Microgrid, IEEE IECON.  Florence, Italy,October - 2016, .
            5. D. K. Dheer, O. V. Kulkarni, S. Doolla, and A. K. Rathore, Effect of Reconguration and Mesh on Small Signal Stability Margin of a Droop-based Islanded Microgrid, IEEE PEDES.  Thiruvananthapuram, India,December - 2016, .
            6. D. K. Dheer, N. Soni, and S. Doolla, Small Signal Stability in Microgrids with High Penetration of Power Electronics Interfaced Sources, IEEE IECON.  Dallas, USA,Oct./Nov. - 2014, .
            7. N. Soni, D. K. Dheer, S. Doolla and M. C. Chandorkar, Transient Analysis of Inverter Based Source Operating in Microgrids, IEEE IECON.  Dallas, USA,Oct./Nov. - 2014, .
            National Conferences
            1. G. Matkar, D. K. Dheer, Vijay A. S., and S. Doolla, A Simple Mathematical Approach To Assess The Impact Of Solar PV Penetration On Voltage Profile Of Distribution Network, IEEE NPEC.  Pune, India,December - 2017, .
            Professional Services
            1. Served as an External Examiner (on-line mode) for Masters Thesis Defense at "Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Nazarbayev University, Kazakhstan" on 01/05/2020.
            2. Delivered an Expert Lecture (on-line mode) on "Power, Power Factor and Reactive Volt-Amperes" at Sandip University, Sijoul on 27/04/2020.
            3. Served as a Speaker for the workshop on "Hands-on Training on MATLAB" held at MIT Muzaffarpur on 05/02/2020.
            4. Served as a member of “Board of Studies for B. Tech. Programmes (2019-20)” of Sandip University, Sijoul, Madhubani on 30/06/2019.
            5. Delivered a Guest Lecture on “MATLAB/Simulink for Engineering Applications” at BIT Mesra (Patna campus) on 16/10/2019.
            6. Delivered an Expert Lecture on “Recent Trends in Islanded Microgrid – Stability and Control Prespective” at Loknayak Jai Prakash Institute of Technology, Chapra on 28/09/2019.
            7. Delivered an Expert Lecture on “Microgrid” at Nalanda College of Engineering, Chandi, Nalanda on 24/09/2019.
            8. Served as an External Examiner for the “Viva-Voce/Practical Examination” at Loknayak Jai Prakash Institute of Technology, Chapra on 16/05/2019.
            9. Delivered an Expert Lecture on “Creativity and Innovation – Patent and Trademark” at Amity University, Patna on 26/03/2019.
            10. Organised one week Faculty Development Programme on “Advances in Industrial Automation” as Coordinator at NSIT, Amhara, Bihta on 10-14/12/2018.
            11. Delivered Expert Lectures for the Faculty Development Programme on “Advances in Industrial Automation” at NSIT, Amhara, Bihta on 11-12/12/2018.
            12. Served as an External Examiner for the “Viva-Voce/Practical Examination” at Loknayak Jai Prakash Institute of Technology, Chapra on 06/12/2018.
            13. Served as an Expert during the “Workshop for Electrical Engineers” at Netaji Subhas Institute of Polytechnic, Amhara, Bihta on 03/11/2018.
            14. Reviewer of IEEE Transactions on Industrial Electronics
            15. Reviewer of IEEE Transactions on Industry Applications
            16. Reviewer of IEEE Transactions on Sustainable Energy
            17. Reviewer of Electric Power and Component Systems, Taylor and Francis
            18. Reviewer of International Transactions on Electrical Energy Systems
            19. Reviewer of several international conferences including: PEDES, ECCE, INDICON, IECON, APPEEC, IAS general meeting, ICAER
            Phd Students
            1. Rahul Prakash ( 07/2019 - Contd... ).
            2. Amaresh Gantayet ( 01/2019 - Contd... ).
            3. Saurabh Kumar Rajput ( 01/2019 - Contd... ).