Activities & Programs Of Department :- The department conducted various workshops, conferences & expert lectures for quenching the thirst of knowledge among students which are as under.

Department Achievement

  • Winter 2014 Exam, B.E 7th Sem, Department of Electrical Engineering Secured 3rd Rank in GTU & 1st Rank in V.V.Nagar Zone
  • Winter 2014 Exam, B.E 5th Sem, Department of Electrical Engineering Secured 8th Rank in GTU & 4th Rank in V.V.Nagar Zone 

Conferences :

  • 3rd Two days national level conference was organized on “Recent Trends in Electrical and Electronics & Communication Engineering (RTEECE – 2016)” on 8th & 9th April 2016. The delegates from various industries, colleges, research institutes participated and exchanged their views with the students about current scenario in the power sector & polished their brains with new and more intellectual ideas & developments.
  • 2nd Two days national level conference was organized on “Recent Trends in Electrical and Electronics & Communication Engineering (RTEECE – 2015)” on 17th & 18th April 2015. The delegates from various industries, colleges, research institutes participated and exchanged their views with the students about current scenario in the power sector & polished their brains with new and more intellectual ideas & developments.
  • 1st Twodaysnational level conference was organized on “Recent Trends in Electrical and Electronics & Communication Engineering (RTEECE – 2014)” on 17th & 18th January 2014. The delegates from various industries, colleges, research institutes participated and exchanged their views with the students about current scenario in the power sector & polished their brains with new and more intellectual ideas & developments.

The Expert Lectures:

  1. Dr. Naran Pindoriya, (Assistant Professor IIT Gandhinagar) delivered a lecture on “Smart Grid Technology”.
  2. Dr Ranhjan Banerjee, (General Manager Head- Engineering and Technology, L&T, Vadodara) delivered a talk on “General Scenario of Power in Gujarat and Need of Super Critical Ultra Mega Power Plant”.
  3. Dr. Shrinet (Deputy Director and Head-R&D, ERDA,Vadodara) delivered a talk on “Role of Hydrogen Storage in Renewable Energy”.
  4. Dr. Vivek Pandya ( Associate Professor Electrical Engineering Department, SOT PDPU, Gandhinagar) delivered a talk on “ Protection aspects of Series compensated Transmission Line”
  5. Prof. S. K. Joshi (Professor and Head of  Electrical Engineering Department FTE MSU Baroda) delivered a talk on “Power System Security”.
  6. Shri S. M. Takalkar (Director Takalkar Power Consultants Limited, Vadodara) deliverd a talk on “Uprating and Upgradation of EHV Transmission Lines Using High Performance Conductors”.
  7. Dr. A. R. Chudasama (Director Neotech Technical Campus, Vadodara) delivered a talk on “ Electromagnetic  Field and Health Hazards”.
  8. Dr. Aradhana Ray, Consultant Laxmi Associates (Engineering consultancy & Service Provider, Vadodara) delivered a lecture on “Development and Research in Diagnostic test of High Voltage Equipment”.
  9. Dr. Ranjan Banerjee, General Manager (Head of Engg. & Technology, L & T Vadodara) delivered a lecture on “Modern Trend in Power Generation & Distribution and Emerging Technology”.
  10. Chetan Kotwal, Professor (Head Electrical Engg. Dept. S.V.I.T., Vasad) delivered a                                 lecture on “Reactive Power and Facts Controllers”.
  11. Mr. Nihar Raj, (Head of Design & Engineering, ABB, Vadodara) delivered a lecture on “Very Fast Transients (VFT) in Gas Insulated Switchgear (GIS)”.
  12. Dr. Ragavan K. Assistant Professor (Electrical Engg. IIT Gandhinagar) delivered a lecture on “Motors for Electric Vehicles”.
  13. Dr. Ketan Badgujar, Associate Prof.( IIT RAM, Ahmedabad) delivered a lecture on “Dr Applications of FEM for transformer technology”.
  14. Dr. Vithal Kamath, Director (Centre for Apparent Energy Research, Baroda Electric Meters Ltd.) delivered a lecture on “Observability and Controllability issues in Earthing”.
  15. The department invited Mr. S. B. Lele (Retd. Chief Engineer GEB) who delivered an expert lecture on Power Scenario in India-Overview and Challenges”.
  16. The department invited Prof. (Dr.) J. G. Jamnani  (Associate Professor,Department of Electrical Engineering,School of Technology, PDPU, Gandhinagarwho delivered an expert lecture on “Design, Testing of Three phase Induction Motor as per the IS standard”.
  17. The department invited Er. P. A. Shah (Retd. Chief Engineer GETCO, Gujaratwho delivered an expert lecture on “Recent Advancement in Power System in Renewable Energy”.

Workshops:-

  • A workshop on “Energy Conservation Awareness” was organized on 20th February in association with GEDA(Gujarat Energy Development and Agency) an ACE(Academy for Conservation for Energy), Vadodara.
  • A workshop on “Energy Conservation Awareness” was organized on 19th September, in association with GEDA(Gujarat Energy Development and Agency) an ACE(Academy for Conservation for Energy), Vadodara.
  • A workshop on “Maintenance, Commissioning & Testing of Electrical Equipments” on 8th March .

Augmentation lectures :-

  • The department invited Prof. (Dr.) J. G. Jamnani  (Associate Professor,Department of Electrical Engineering,School of Technology, PDPU, Gandhinagar)  who delivered an expert lecture on “Design, Testing of Three phase Induction Motor as per the IS standard”
  • The department invited Er. P. A. Shah  (Retd. Chief Engineer GETCO, Gujaratwho delivered an expert lecture on “Recent Advancement in Power System in Renewable Energy”

Industrial Visits :-
The Department arranged industrial visits in the following industries:

  • KEC International for 3rd Semester students.
  • Wanakbori Thermal Power Station for 5th Semester students.
  • Asoj 220 kV Substation Transmission Division- GETCO for 6th Semester students.
  •  Asoj 66 kV Substation Transmission Division- GETCO for 4th Semester students.
  • 66kV Jarod Substation for 4th Semester students.
  • Voltamp Transformers Limited for 7th Semester students.
  • Electrical Research & Development Association (ERDA) for 7th Semester students.
  • Hydro Power Station-Sardar Sarovar for 5th Semester students.
  • Sardar Patel Renewable Energy Research Institute (SPRERI) for 4th Semester students
  • Electric Loco Shed, Vadodara for 8th Semester students.