1. About the Research Program
Electrical and Electronics Engineering Department is recognized as a Research department of Anna University Chennai since 2008. Eligible internal, external faculty members and industrialist can register their doctoral degree in part time and full time mode. So far 22 research scholars have completed their doctorate degree successfully and further 24 scholars are being guided by five doctorates under the research areas of Electrical and Electronics Engineering.
The Electrical and Electronics Engineering Department has a rich tradition in research and teaching. The research interests of the faculty members of the department encompass the wide area of applied and fundamental aspects of Electrical Engineering. Collaboration in between the research groups of the department and with other departments is also a practice.
2. Research Area
The Department has strong research programmes in all the areas of Electrical and Electronics Engineering. A large number of Ph.D. scholars are currently engaged in cutting edge research in the Department. The Department has many state of the art facilities for assisting research and development in the following research areas
To become a center of excellence in Electrical and Electronics Engineering education and research, nurturing technologically superior, socially conscious engineers and leaders and nationally responsible citizens.
M1. Providing exemplary learning environment and Imparting quality education in Electrical and Electronics domains to equip students with a broad range of intellectual spectrum and skills.
M2. Providing additional skills and training to meet the current needs of the industry.
M3. Inculcating moral values to meet the challenges of life with courage and confidence.
PO1 Engineering knowledge:Apply the knowledge of mathematics, science, engineering fundamentals, and an engineering specialization to the solution of complex engineering problems.
PO2 Problem analysis:Identify, formulate, research literature, and analyze complex engineering problems reaching substantiated conclusions using first principles of mathematics, naturalSciences, and engineering sciences
PO3 Design/development of solutions:Design solutions for complex engineering problems and design system components or processes that meet the specified needs with appropriate consideration for the public health and safety, and the cultural, societal, and environmental considerations
PO4 Conduct investigations of complex problems:Use research-based knowledge and research methods including design of experiments, analysis and interpretation of data, and synthesis of the information to provide valid conclusions
PO5 Modern tool usage:Create, select, and apply appropriate techniques, resources, and modern engineering and IT tools including prediction and modeling to complex engineering activities with an understanding of the limitations.
PO6 The engineer and society:Apply reasoning informed by the contextual knowledge to assess societal, health, safety, legal and cultural issues and the consequent responsibilities relevant to the professional engineering practice
PSO1: Graduates will acquire the knowledge of design, performance & testing of static & dynamic Electrical Machines, Electrical Drives, Power Electronics applicable in core and related fields.
PSO2: Graduates will attain knowledge and acquire skills by applying modern software tools for design, simulation and analysis of Electrical Systems to successfully adapt in multi-disciplinary environments.