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Maheshwari, R.P.
Maheshwari, R. P. Professor rudrafee[at]iitr.ac.in +91-1332-285596
Areas of Interest
  • Digital Instrumentation/Real-time Control/Digital Protective Relays/AI Application in Protective Rel, Digital Protective Relays , Power System Monitoring and Control, Digital Instrumentation, Traction S
Professional Background
FromToDesignationOrganisation
19851991LecturerDepartment of Electrical Engineering, A.M.U. Aligarh
19911998Lecturer Sr. ScaleDepartment of Electrical Engineering, A.M.U. Aligarh
19982005Assistant ProfessorDepartment of Electrical Engineering University of Roorkee/ IIT Roorkee
20052007Associate ProfessorDepartment of Electrical Engineering IIT, Roorkee
2008On GoingProfessorDepartment of Electrical Engineering IIT, Roorkee
Honors and Awards
AwardInstituteYear
Stood 2nd in order of merit in B.E.Aligarh Muslim University1982
Certificate of Merit for the research paper:Adaptive Digital Differential Protection of TransformerThe Institution of Engineers (India)1996
Educational Details
DegreeSubjectUniversityYear
Ph. D.Digital Protective Relays IIT Roorkee1996
B.E.Electrical Engg. Aligarh Muslim University1982
M.Sc. (Engg.)Instrumentation Aligarh Muslim University1985
Administrative Background
FromToDesignationOrganisationLevel
20062006Chief Advisor ThomsoIIT Roorkee
20102011Chief wardenKIH
20052005Staff Advisor CognizanceIIT Roorkee
19992002WardenIIT Roorkee
20062009Chief Warden, Rajendra BhawanIIT Roorkee
Sponsored Research Projects
TopicFunding AgencyYear
Low Cost Portable Dialysis MachineCSIR0
Development of Automated Test Equipment (ATE) for the Testing of Protective Relays UGC0
Digital Traction OHE Protection CSIR0
Memberships
  • Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Member
  • Institution of Engineers (India), Life member
  • Institution of Electronics and Telecommunication Engineers (India), Life member
Projects and Thesis Supervised
Title of ProjectNames of Students
Development of Algorithm for protection of Series Compensated LinesUrmil B. Parikh
Development of Relaying Algorithms for Transmission LinesShakti Kiran
Development of μC Based Frequency RelayJagdish Pati
Detection of Generator Stator Faults Using Neuro-Fuzzy TechniqueSaurabh Nema
Simulator for Small Hydro Power PlantPankaj Kumar Chandrakar
A high Q Band Pass filter Using Operational AmplifierRahul chaudhary
Time Interval Measurement Between two Events Using digital CounterRekha Thakur
Microprocessor Based Stepper Motor ControllerAnuj Kumar
Torque measurement Using Strain GaugeSapan Mohan Saini
Power System Simulator for Dynamic Testing of Protective RelaysRaj Pal Singh
Development of Micro-controller Based Power AnalyzerDinesh Mohan
Computerized Protective Relay Test SystemManish Kumar Gupta
Automated Test Equipment for Dynamic Testing of Protective RelaysAmitabh Trivedi
Microcontroller Based Fault Recorder and AnnunciatorManish Jain
Algorithm for Resistance Estimation of Series Compensated Line for Protective Relay ApplicationSameera
Adaptive Digital Protection of Generator WindingDinesh Kumar
Research Scholar Groups
Scholar NameInterest
Anil GondeContents Based Image Recognition
Dinesh BirlaRelay Coordination
Dinesh BirlaRelay Coordination
PHDs Supervised
TopicScholar NameStatus of PHDRegistration Year
Protection of Series Compensated LinesBhargav VyasO1
Distribution System ProtectionPratul ArvindO1
Digital Image ProcessingBhavik R PatelO2013
Contents based Image RecognitionMegha AgarwalO1
Contents Based Image RetrievalSubrahmanyam MuralaO1
Cooling System for Large Generators with Improved System ReliabilityGyan Ranjan BiswalO1
An Intelligent Approach for |Spoken Hindi paired Word RecognitionDinesh Kumar RajoriyaO1
Local and Global Descriptors Using Wavelet based Features for Image RetrievalAnil GondeO1
Coordination of Directional Overcurrent Relays in Power NetworksDinesh BirlaA1
Application of Neuro-Fuzzy Techniques for Power transformer Differential ProtectionManoj TripathyA1
Developments in Digital Protection of Transmission LinesBhavesh BhaljaA1
Books Authored

Protection and Switchgear, Oxford University Press, 2011

Refereed Journal Papers
Combined Wavelet-SVM Technique for fault zone detection in a Series Compensated Transmission Line
By: Co-author: Urmil B. Parikh and Biswarup Das
Published in: Accepted for IEEE Transactions PWRD Vol: 00 Date: 0/0/0000
Decision Tree Based Fault Classification Scheme for Protection of Series Compensated Transmission Lines
By: Co-author: Urmil B. Parikh, Bhavesh R. Bhalja and Biswarup Das
Published in: Accepted for International Journal of Emerging Electric Power Systems Vol: 00 Date: 0/0/0000
A New Differential Protection Scheme for Tapped Transmission Line
By: Co-author: Bhavesh Bhalja
Published in: Accepted for publication in Proceedings IET Generation, Transmission & Distribution Vol: 00 Date: 0/0/0000
Neuro-Fuzzy Technique for power Transformer Protection
By: Co-author: Manoj Tripathy and H. K. Verma
Published in: To appear in International Journal of Electric Power Components and Systems Taylor and Francis Vol: Vol. 36, No. 3 Date: 1/3/2008
Protection of Transmission Line Paralleled along the Same Right of Way
By: Co-author: Bhavesh Bhalja
Published in: To appear in International Journal of Electric Power Components and Systems Taylor and Francis Vol: Vol. 36, No. 3 Date: 1/3/2008
Probabilistic Neural Network Based Protection of Power Transformer
By: Co-authors: H.K. Verma and Manoj Tripathy
Published in: Proceedings IET Electric Power Applications Vol: Vol. 01, No. 05 (Pg 793 – 798) Date: 1/9/2007
Radial Basis Probabilistic Neural Network for Differential Protection of Power Transformer
By: Co-author: Manoj Tripathy and H. K. Verma
Published in: Accepted for publication in Proceedings IET Generation, Transmission and Distribution Vol: 00 Date: 0/0/0000
Protection Philosophies: Past Present & Future
By: Co-author: Bhavesh Bhalja
Published in: Electrical India Vol: vol. 47, no. 2 (Pg pp.30 – 38) Date: 1/2/2007
Protection of Double-Circuit Line Using Wavelet Transform
By: Co-author: Bhavesh Bhalja
Published in: Journal of The Institution of Engineers, India Vol: vol. 87, no. 2 (Pg pp. 67-70) Date: 1/9/2006
Percentage Differential Protection of Double-Circuit Line Using Wavelet Transform
By: Co-author: Bhavesh Bhalja
Published in: International Journal of Electric Power Components and Systems Taylor and Francis Vol: vol. 35, no. 8 (Pg pp. 945 – 954) Date: 1/8/2007
An Adaptive Distance Relaying Scheme Using Radial Basis Function Neural Network
By: Co-author: Bhavesh Bhalja
Published in: International Journal of Electric Power Components and Systems Taylor and Francis Vol: vol. 35, no. 3 (Pg pp. 245 – 259) Date: 1/3/2007
High Resistance Faults On a Two Terminal Parallel Transmission Line: Analysis, Simulation Studies and an Adaptive Distance Relaying Scheme
By: Co-author: Bhavesh Bhalja
Published in: IEEE Transactions on Power Delivery Vol: Vol.-22, No.-2 (Pg pp. 801-812) Date: 1/4/2007
Trends in Adaptive Distance Protection of Multi-terminal and Double-circuit Lines
By: Co-author: Bhavesh Bhalja
Published in: International Journal of Electric Power Components and Systems, Taylor Francis Vol: vol. 34, no. 6 (Pg pp. 603-617) Date: 1/6/2006
Application of Probabilistic Neural Network for Differential Relaying of Power Transformer
By: Co-authors: H.K. Verma and Manoj Tripathy
Published in: Proceedings IET Generation, Transmission & Distribution Vol: Vol. 01, No. 02 (Pg 218 – 222) Date: 1/3/2007
Advances in Transform Protection: A Review
By: Co-authors: H.K. Verma and Manoj Tripathy
Published in: Electric Power Components & Systems, USA Vol: Vol.33, No.11 (Pg pp.1203-1209) Date: 1/11/2005
Application of Random Search Technique in Directional Overcurrent Relay Coordination
By: Co-authors: Dinesh Birla, H. O. Gupta, Kusum Deep and Manoj Thakur
Published in: International Journal of Emerging Electric Power Systems Vol: Article 1, Vol.-7, Issue-1 Date: 1/9/2006
A population Based Heuristic Algorithm for Optimizing Relay Operating Times
By: Co-authors: Dinesh Birla, H. O. Gupta, Kusum Deep and Manoj Thakur
Published in: World Journal of Modelling and Simulation, World Academic Press, Liverpool, England, U. K Vol: Vol. 2, (2006), No. 3 (Pg pp. 167 – 176) Date: 1/8/2006
An Approach to Tackle the Threat of Sympathy Trips in Directional Overcurrent Relay Coordination
By: Co-authors: H.O. Gupta and D. Birla
Published in: IEEE Transactions on Power Delivery Vol: Vol.-22, No.-2 (Pg pp. 851 – 858) Date: 1/4/2007
A New Non-linear Directional Overcurrent Relay Coordination Technique, and Banes and Boons of Near-end Faults Based Approach
By: Co-authors: Dinesh Birla and H. O. Gupta
Published in: IEEE Transactions on Power Delivery Vol: Vol.-21, No.-3 (Pg pp. 1176-1182) Date: 1/7/2006
Time Overcurrent Relay Coordination: A Review
By: Co-authors: H.O. Gupta and D. Birla
Published in: International Journal of Emerging Electric Power Systems Vol: Article No. 1039, Vol.-2, Issue-2 Date: 1/4/2005
Intelligent Digital Differential Relay for Transformer Protection
By: Co-author: H.K. Verma
Published in: J. of the Institution of Engineers (India) Vol: Vol. 83, Part EL (Pg pp. 158-163) Date: 1/12/1997
Adaptive Digital Differential Protection of Transformer – Improvement Over the Fixed Bias Scheme
By: Co-author: H.K. Verma
Published in: J. of The Institution of Engineers (India) Vol: Vol. 76, Part EL (Pg pp. 218-221) Date: 1/3/1996
Adaptive Digital Differential Relay with Overexcitation of Inrush Restraint
By: Co-author: H.K. Verma
Published in: J. of Electric Power System Research Vol: Vol. 41 (Pg pp. 175-184) Date: 1/1/1997
Adaptive Digital Differential Relay of Parabolic Characteristic for Transformer Protection
By: Co-author: H.K. Verma
Published in: J. of Electric Machines and Power Systems Vol: Vol. 25, No. 5 (Pg pp. 459-473) Date: 1/1/1997