Department of
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Chittibabu Baladhandautham

Assistant Professor, Faculty of Engineering



B.Chitti Babu earned his Ph.D degree in Electrical Engineering from National Institute of Technology, Rourkela, India in the year 2012. He had been with National Institute of Technology Rourkela, India as an Assistant Professor in Electrical engineering department from 2007 to 2013. Subsequently He had two post-doc research appointments with Wroclaw University of Science & Technology, Poland from Dec 2013- June 2014 and Technical University of Ostrava, Czech Republic from Sep 2014 to Sep 2015 and both the appointments have been sponsored by European Commission, U.K. He was a visiting researcher with the Department of Electronics, Information and Bioengineering, Politecnico di Milano (POLIMI), Italy from Dec 2014 to Feb 2015. In Sep 2016, he was appointed as an Assistant Professor in the Faculty of Engineering, University of Nottingham Malaysia campus. His research interests include power electronics applications in smart distribution grid containing renewable energy sources and low-power electronics design, including photovoltaic power systems. He is a senior member of IEEE, IEEE Power & Energy Society, and IEEE Smart Grid Community.

Expertise Summary

He is actively involving in teaching and research in the area of Electrical Power & Energy Systems, includes Power Networks, High Voltage Engineering, Electrical Machines, Renewable Energy Systems, and Modelling and Simulation of Photovoltaic (PV) Power System.

Teaching Summary

1) Power Networks (H63PNW)-Autumn

2) High Voltage Engineering (H64HVE)-Spring

3) Introduction to Electrical Engineering(H61IAL)-Spring

4) Power & Energy (Year Long Module) 2017-18

5) Electrical Machines (EEEE3034)-Autumn 2017-18

Research Summary

1) Power Electronics Systems & Applications

2) Control and Grid Integration of Renewable Energy Systems

3) Modeling and Simulation of PV energy system

Recent Publications

Future Research

Power Electronics Applications in Smart Distribution Grid containing Renewable Energy Sources

Editorial Activities:

1. Associate Editor, IEEE Access (ISI) (

2. Editor,Cogent Engineering, Tailor & Francis (Scopus, ESCI) (

3. Associate Editor, International Journal of Modeling & Simulation, Tailor & Francis (Scopus) (

4. Editorial Board Member, Applied Solar Energy, Springer (Scopus) (

5. Guest Editor, Special Issue on 'Power Electronics, Industrial Electronics and Their Applications', International Journal of Power Electronics, (Scopus). 2017. (

Advisory Board and TPC member of IEEE Conferences

  1. IEEE International Symposium on Power Electronics, Electrical Drives, Automation and Motion (SPEEDAM 2018), Italy, (, June 2018.
  2. IEEE Mediterranean Electrotechnical Conference, (IEEE MELECON 2018), Morocco, (, June 2018.
  3. IEEE 2nd International Conference on Advanced Systems and Electrical Technologies (ICASET 2017),, Tunisia, March 2018.
  4. International Conference on Energy, Environment and Economics (ICEEE2018), U.K, (, Aug 2018.
  5. IEEE International Conference on Environment and Electrical Engineering (EEEIC 2018), Italy (, June 2018.
  6. IEEE 1st International Conference on " Power Energy, Environment and Intelligent Control Delhi, India, (, April 2018.
  7. IEEE International Conference onTechnology for Smart City Energy Security and Power (ICSESP -2018), India, (, April 2018.
  8. IEEE International Conference on Control, Power, Communication and Computing Technologies (ICCPCCT2018), India, (, March 2018.
  9. IEEE International conference on Electronics, Communication and Aerospace Technology (ICECA 2018), India, (, March 2018.
  10. IEEE International Conference On Renewable Energy Potential for Sustainable Initiatives (REPSI 2018), India, (, Feb 2018.
  11. IEEE International Conference on Inventive Computation Technologies (ICICT 2018), India, (, Nov 2018.
  12. IET International Conference on Renewable Power Generation (IET RPG 2017), China,, Oct 2017.
  13. IEEE International Youth Conference on Energy (IYCE 2017), Hungary, (, June 2017.
  14. 17th IEEE International Conference on Smart Technologies (IEEE EUROCON 2017), Mecedonia, (, July 2017.
  15. IEEE International Conference on Electrical Engineering and Informatics 2017 (ICEEI2017), Malaysia, (, Nov 2017.
  16. IEEE International Conference on "Advances in Electrical Technology in Green Energy (ICAETGT-17), (, India, Oct 2017.
  17. International Conference on Energy, Environment and Economics (ICEEE2017), U.K, (, Dec 2017.
  18. IEEE Region 10 TENSYMP 2017 symposium (TENSYMP 2017), India, (, July 2017.
  19. IEEE International Conference on Power and Embedded Drive Control (ICPEDC 2017), India, (, Mar 2017.

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