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Dr. Prasanna Kumar C

Associate Professor


  • Ph.D, Visvesveraya Technological University (VTU), Belugaum 2020
  • ME, UVCE 2006

Additional Information

  • He received his PhD from Visvesveraya Technological University (VTU), Belugaum, Thesis titled: "Performance and Analysis of Interleaved Boost DC- DC converter for Photo Voltaic Applications"
  • For PG Power Semiconductor Devices
  • Basic Electrical Engineering
  • Power Generation System
  • Electronic measuring instruments
  • Linear integrated circuits
  • Electric circuit theory and Synthesis
  • Analog Electronic Circuit
  • Power Electronics
  • Advance Power electronics
  • Design of Power Conversion System
  • Control Systems
  • High Voltage engineering
  • IQAC_dept_ coordinator AEC and PE lab incharge
  • Project guide for UG students
  • Faculty advisor
  • Analog and Power Electronics lab incharge Class teacher for 3rd and 4th SEM
  • Project guide for PG students
  • Faculty advisor
  • Antiragging committe member
  • Test coordinator
  • ESA _department coordinator

Research Interest

  • Interleaved DC-DC converter


  • 5) Michael Faraday IET International Summit: MFIIS-2015, September 12 - 13, 2015, Kolkata, "Design and modeling of z source inverter with the novel implementation of modified Modulating signal and shoot through control strategies"
  • 4) Michael Faraday IET International Summit: MFIIS-2015, September 12 - 13, 2015, Kolkata, "Design and modeling of a novel two -stage cascaded interleaved boost converter for high voltage applications"
  • 3) Kumar C, Prasanna & T S, Dr.Ramu "Optimal design of an interleaved dc-dc switch mode converter" IEEE PCIM-2015
  • 2) PrasannaKumar, C. and M. Mahesh "Development of 500W Interleaved Boost dc-dc Converter using PWM ICs to drive power MOSFETs." 2016 IEEE International Conference on Power Electronics, Drives and Energy Systems (PEDES) (2016): 1-5.
  • 1) Kumar, C.P. and Mahesh, M., 2016, Development of interleaved boost dc-dc converter with closed loop control. In India Conference (INDICON), 2016 IEEE Annual (pp. 1-5). IEEE.


  • 3) Prasanna KC and Mahesh M (2017). High Voltage Gain with low Current Stress Interleaved Boost Converter for Photo-voltaic System. International Research Journal of Power and Energy Engineering, 3(2): 035-039.
  • 2) Kumar C, Prasanna et al. "Interleaved DC-DC Boost Converter with Novel Isolation Technique" Letirati Journal, 2016
  • 1) Kumar, C. & Venugopal, N. (2018). Performance and Stability Analysis of Series-Cascaded, High-Gain, Interleaved Boost Converter for Photovoltaic Applications. Power Electronics and Drives, 3(1), pp. 85-97. Retrieved 24 Nov. 2018, from doi:10.2478/pead-2018-0022
  • Prasanna K. and Rao A. (2020) Development of energy-efficient IBC with IGBT module for photovoltaic applications. Power Electronics and Drives, Vol.5 (Issue 1), pp. 73-81.