Faculty At Electrical Department



Mala De
Mala De
Assistant Professor
Basic Information Research Interest:-Micro Grid Control Strategy, Smart Metering, Optimization, Loss Allocation.
Email :- mala@nitp.ac.in
Phone :-

Subjects Teaching in Department
  1. Power Quality Management - EE646 (M.Tech)
  2. Modern Optimization Techniques - EE618 (M.Tech) + B.Tech (Open Elective)
  3. Power System Dynamics and Reliability EE518 (B.Tech)
  4. Computer Aided Power System Analysis - EE519 (B.Tech)
Educational Qualification
  1. PhD - Jadavpur University - 2012
  2. MTech - NIT Silchar (Power and Energy Systems) - 2007
  3. BE - Jalpaiguri Govt. Engg. College (Electrical Engineering) - 2000
    Memberships & Society
    1. IEEE - Membership No: 90752256
    2. IEEE PES Society Member - Membership No: 90752256
    3. IE(I) - Membership No: M-144007
      Current Administrative Responsibility
      1. Department Level Training and Placement Coordinator
        Past Administrative Responsibility
        1. Departmental NBA cordinator (2013-2015)
        2. Departmental Purchase Committee Member (2015-2018)
        3. Training Placement Officer - 11.12.13 to 31.07.18
        4. Central Library Advisory Committee Member
          Work Experiences
          1. Assistant Professor, Department of Electrical Engineering, NIT Patna - 18.10.2013 to till date
          2. Assistant Professor, Department of Electrical Engineering, GIMT - 18.09.2012 to 09.10.2013
          3. SRF - State Govt Fellowship (WB) - Jadavpur University - 06.01.2010 to 29.02.2012
          4. Lecturer, Department of Electrical Engineering, University Institute of Technology, University of Burdwan, WB - 20.07.2009 to 05.01.2010
          5. Senior Lecturer, Department of Electrical Engineering, DIATM - 29.08.2008 to 19.07.2009
          6. Senior Lecturer, Department of Electrical Engineering, BITM - 29.08.2007 to 28.08.2008
          7. Lecturer, Department of Electrical Engineering, Jalpaiguri Govt. Engg College - 09.08.2002 to 23.07.2005
            Journals
            1. Dibya Bharti and Mala De, Power Flow Guided Optimal Resource Allocation in Microgrid. Journal of Electrical Systems 14. 14(2), September - 2018,63-75, .
            2. Dibya Bharti and Mala De, A Centrality Index based Approach for Selection of Optimal Location of Static Reactive Power Compensator. Electric Power Components and Systems - Taylor Francis. Online;, October - 2018,10.1080/15325008.2018.1514548.
            3. Shashank Shekhar Kashyap, Mala De, Loss Allocation and Loss Minimisation for Radial Distribution System including DGs. IET Renewable Power Generation. 11(6), October - 2017,806-818, 10.1049/iet-rpg.2016.0506.
            4. Dibya Bharti and Mala De, A New Graph Theory based Loss Allocation Framework for Bilateral Power Market using Diakoptics. International Journal of Electrical Power & Energy Systems. 77, May - 2016,395-403, 10.1016/j.ijepes.2015.11.014.
            5. Mala De and Swapan K Goswami, Optimal Reactive Power Procurement With Voltage Stability Consideration in Deregulated Power System. IEEE Transactions on Power Systems. 29(5), September - 2014,2078-2086, 10.1109/TPWRS.2014.2308304.
            6. N B Dev Choudhury, Mala De and Swapan K Goswami, Transmission loss allocation in a power market using artificial neural network. Electrical Engineering (Springer). 95(2), June - 2013,87-98, 10.1007/s00202-012-0243-9.
            7. Mala De and Swapan K Goswami, Reactive power cost allocation by power tracing based method. Energy Conversion and Management (Elsevier). 64, December - 2012,43-51, 10.1016/j.enconman.2012.06.013.
            8. Mala De, Pricing System Security in Deregulated Market Including Voltage Stability Constraint. IE(I) Journal of Electrical Engineering. 92, September - 2011,32-43, .
            9. Mala De and Swapan K Goswami, Reactive support allocation using improved Y-bus matrix method. Generation, Transmission & Distribution (IET). 5(4), April - 2011,448-460, 10.1049/iet-gtd.2010.0209.
            10. Mala De and Swapan K Goswami, Voltage Support Cost Allocation. Energy Conversion and Management (Elsevier). 52(2), February - 2011,1184-1192, 10.1016/j.enconman.2010.09.013.
            11. Mala De and Swapan K Goswami, A Direct and Simplified Approach to Power-Flow Tracing and Loss Allocation using Graph Theory. Electric Power Components and Systems. 38(3), Jan - 2010,241-259, .
              International Conferences
              1. Vibhas K Vats, Sneha Rai, Suddhasil De and Mala De, Mitigating Effect of Communication Link Failure in Smart Meter based Load Forecasting, NCCS 2018.  Ranchi,November - 2018, .
              2. Ambuj Saxena, Mala De, Demand Response Management of Residential Loads with Integrated Temperature Dependent Appliances, EAIT 2018, Proceedings of the 5th International Conference on Emerging Applications of Information Technology.  IIEST, Kolkata,January - 2018, doi:10.1109/EAIT.2018.8470421.
              3. Navjeet Singh, Kamakshi P. Swain, Mala De, Analysis of a PV System under Partially Shaded Condition using Enhanced PV Model, ICPS 2017, Proceedings of the 7th International Conference on Power Systems.  College of Engg Pune,December - 2018, .
              4. Dibya Bharti, Mala De, A Generalized Bus Dependency Matrix Based Centrality Measures for Reactive Power Compensation, RDCAPE 2017, Proceedings of IEEE International Conference on Recent Developments in Control, Automation and Power Enginee.  49-54, Delhi,October - 2017, BOI:10.1109/RDCAPE.2017.8358238.
              5. Kamakshi P. Swain, Mala De, Network Impedance based Loss Allocation Techniques In-variant of Load Fluctuations, ICPS 2017, Proceedings of the 7th International Conference on Power Systems.  College of Engg Pune,December - 2017, .
              6. Dibya Bharti, Mala De, A New Graph Theoretic Power Flow Framework For Microgrid, WIECON-ECE 2017, Proceedings of the IEEE International WIE Conference on Electrical and Computer Engineering.  Dehradun,December - 2017, .
              7. Kamakshi P. Swain, Mala De, Analysis of Effectiveness of Flexible Load Shifting Order on Optimum DSM, WIECON-ECE 2017, Proceedings of the IEEE International WIE Conference on Electrical and Computer Engineering.  Dehradun,December - 2017, .
              8. D. Bharti and M. De , A Generalized Bus Dependency Matrix Based Centrality Measures for Reactive Power Compensation, International Conference on Recent Developments in Control, Automation and Power Engineering RDCAPE 2017.  Amity University Uttar Pradesh, Noida,October - 2017, .
              9. Kamakshi P Swain and M. De, Loss Allocation Method Independent of Dynamic Load Variation, Proceedings of the 7th India International Conference on Power Electronics IICPE 2016.  Thapar University, Patiala, Punjub,Novermber - 2016, .
              10. Alpana Sinha and Dr M. De, Load Shifting Technique for Reduction of Peak Generation Capacity Requirement in Smart Grid, IEEE ICPEICES.  New Delhi, India,July - 2016, .
              11. Shashank Shekhar Kashyap and Dr M. De, A Novel Loss Allocation Method for Radial Distribution System with Distributed Generations, IEEE ICPEICES.  New Delhi, India,July - 2016, .
              12. Kumar Shahid and Dr M. De, Short Term Reactive Power Dispatch Using a Novel Pricing Structure for Synchronous Condenser, 12th IEEE INDICON 2015 .  New Delhi, India,December - 2015, DOI: 10.1109/INDICON.2015.7443528 .
              13. Dr M. De, Dr N. B. D. Chaudhury and Prof Swapan K. Goswami, A Modified Approach to Transmission Loss Allocation using Proportional Sharing Method for Transaction Based Power System Operation, 15th IEEE EUROCON 2013 .  1278-1284, Zagreb, Croatia,July - 2013, DOI: 10.1109/EUROCON.2013.6625144.
              14. Dr M. De, Dr N. B. D. Chaudhury and Prof Swapan K. Goswami, Transaction Based Power Flow Solution and Transmission Loss Allocation Using Neural Network, 7th IEEE PEDES 2010 & 2010 Power India Conference.  New Delhi, India,December - 2010, DOI: 10.1109/PEDES.2010.5712493.
              15. Dr M. De, Pricing of System Security with Voltage Stability Constraint, 6th IEEE POWERCON 2008 & 2008 Power India Conference.  New Delhi, India,October - 2008, DOI: 10.1109/ICPST.2008.4745231 .
              16. Dr M. De, Effect of Congestion and Voltage Security on Pricing in Deregulated Environment, 29th IEEE TENCON 2008.  Hyderabad, India,November - 2008, DOI: 10.1109/TENCON.2008.4766416.
              17. M. De and A. B. Bhattacharya, Pricing of System Security in Deregulated Market, Proc. IEEE International Conference on Recent Advancement and Application of Computer in Electrical Engineering (RACE) 2007.  Bikaner, Rajasthan,March - 2007, .
              18. M. De, System Security Pricing with Voltage Security Constraint, Proc. International Conference on Modeling and Simulation (CITICOMS) 2007.  Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu,August - 2007, .
              National Conferences
              1. M. De, Pricing of Congestion and VSC - A study on North-Eastern Grid, National Power Engineering Conference (NPEC).  Madurai, Tamil Nadu,June - 2007, .
              Professional Services
              1. Reviewer of IEEE Transactions on Power System, IET Generation Transmissiom & Distribution etc.
              Projects
              1. Sustainable Smart Grid Framework for Energy Management System Incorporating Available Renewable Resources - ECRA - DST Project - ECR/2017/001027, Amount 20.6 Lakh, July 2017-July2020.
              Phd Students
              1. Sneha Rai - JRF ( 2018 - Continue).
              2. Kamakshi Swain - Operational Strategies for Performance Improvement in Microgrid ( Aug-2015 - Continue).
              3. Dibya Bharti - Graph Theoretic Allocation Strategies in Decentralized Power System ( Jan-2014 - Oct-2018 ).