Dr. Sankarsan MohapatroAssociate Professor
School of Electrical Sciences
(Electrical Engineering)

Research Interests

High Voltage Engineering; Industrial Application of High Voltage for Air Pollution Control; High Voltage Modular Power Supply; DC Microgrid

Contact Details

  • Room No: 216, School of Electrical Sciences, IIT Bhubaneswar, Argul, Odisha
  • 0674-7135744
  • sankarsan[at]iitbbs[dot]ac[dot]in

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Education

 Degree Discipline Year School
 Ph. D. Electrical Engineering (High Voltage Lab) 2011 IISc, Bangalore
 MSc (Engg.) Electrical Engineering (High Voltage Lab) 2008 IISc, Bangalore
 BTech Electrical & Elecctronics Engg. 2005 NIST, Berhampur (BPUT, Odisha)
 

Biosketch

 

Teaching

Electrical Technology
Basic Electronics
Network Theory; Power System
HVDC and FACT Devices
Advanced High Voltage Engineering
Utilization of Electric Power
Electric Power Transmission and Distribution
Control System Technology
 
Electrical Technology Lab
Basic Electronics Lab
Power System Lab
Power Electronics & Drives Lab
Energy Systems Lab

Projects

Sl No Title Funding Agency Role
Amount (in Lakh) Status
1 Diesel engine Emission Control using Electrical Discharge based Technique for Clean Environment: A Non-Conventional Approach DST PI 52.58 Completed
2 Solar Powered DC System for Domestic Electrification and Rural Application Executive Summary Project Report Planning & Coordination Dept., Odisha Co-PI 21.66 Completed
3 NOx Removal study by Electrical Discharge: Experimental and Theoretical Validation IIT Bhubaneswar PI 10.00 Completed

Recent Publications (International Journals)

1Srikanth Allamsetty, S. Mohapatro, and Pushpendra Kumar" Prediction of Voltage Required for Non-Thermal Plasma based Diesel Exhaust treatment for Removal of Nitrogen Oxides", Environmental Science and Pollution Research, vol. 27, pp.11195-11201, 2020.
2Srikanth Allamsetty, S. Mohapatro, and N. B. Puhan "Regression-based Models for Prediction of Oxides of Nitrogen in Diesel Exhaust with Electric Discharge-based Treatment", International Journal of Environmental Science and Technology, vol. 17, pp. 2731-2742, 2020.
3Srikanth Allamsetty and Sankarsan Mohapatro, "Feasibility of Artificial Neural Networks and Fuzzy Logic Models for Prediction of NOx Concentrations in Non-Thermal Plasma Treated Diesel Exhaust", IEEE Tran. on Plasma Science, vol. 47, No. 5, pp. 2637-2644, May 2019.
4Srikanth Allamsetty and Sankarsan Mohapatro, "Prediction of NO and NO2 Concentrations in Ozone Injected Diesel Exhaust after NTP Treatment Using Dimensional Analysis", Energy Procedia, vol. 158, 2019, pp. 4579-4585, Feb, 2019.
5Srikanth Allamsetty and Sankarsan Mohapatro, "Prediction of NO and NO2 Concentrations in NTP Treated Diesel Exhaust Using Multilayer Perceptrons", Energy Procedia, vol. 158, pp. 4566-4571, Feb, 2019.
6Srikanth Allamsetty, and Sankarsan Mohapatro, "Response Surface Methodology Based Model for Prediction of NO and NO2 Concentrations in Non-Thermal Plasma Treated Diesel Exhaust", SN Applied Science (Springer), Vol. 1, Issue. 2, Article 189, 2019.
7Srikanth Allamsetty, and Sankarsan Mohapatro, "Prediction of NOx Concentration in Nonthermal Plasma Treated Diesel Exhaust Using Dimensional Analysis", IEEE Tran. Plasma Science, Vol. 46, Issue. 6, pp. 2034-2041, June, 2018.
8Sankarsan Mohapatro, Nikhil Kumar Sharma, and Apeksha Madhukar, "Abatement of NOx using Compact High Voltage Power Supply: Towards Retrofitting to Automobile Vehicle", IEEE Tran. on Dielectric and Electrical Insulation, vol. 24, Issue 5, pp. 2738-2745, 2017.
9Sankarsan Mohapatro, and Srikanth Allamsetty, "NOx Abatement from Filtered Diesel Engine Exhaust Using Battery Powered High-Voltage Pulse Power Supply", IET High Voltage, Vol. 2, Issue. 2, pp. 69-77, 2017.
10Sankarsan Mohapatro, Srikanth Allamsetty, Apeksha Madhukar, and Nikhil Kumar Sharma"Study of Nano Second Pulse Discharge Based Nitrogen Oxides Treatment Using Different Electrode Configurations", IET High Voltage, Vol. 2, Issue. 2, pp. 60-68, 2017.
11Sankarsan Mohapatro and A. Bhattacharya, “NOx Removal from Diesel Engine Exhaust using Low Voltage DC Powered High Voltage Power Supply" International Journal of Plasma Environmental Science & Technology, vol. 11, no. 1, pp. 18-25, 2017.
12Sankarsan Mohapatro and B S Rajanikanth, “Studies on NOx removal from diesel engine exhaust using duct type DBD reactor,” IEEE Trans. Industry Applications, Vol. 51, Issue 3, pp. 2489-2496, 2015.
13Sankarsan Mohapatro and B S Rajanikanth, “Online NOX Removal from Stationary Diesel Engine Exhaust by Barrier Discharge Plasma," International Journal of Plasma Environmental Science & Technology, vol. 6, no. 2, pp. 177-182, 2012.
14Sankarsan Mohapatro and B S Rajanikanth, “Dielectric Barrier Discharge Cascaded with Red Mud Waste to Enhance NOx Removal from Diesel Engine Exhaust,” IEEE Trans. Dielectrics and Electrical Insulation, vol. 19, Issue 2, pp. 641-647, 2012.
15Sankarsan Mohapatro and B S Rajanikanth, “Portable HV AC and Pulsed Plasma Sources for Abatement of NOx in Filtered Diesel Engine Exhaust, ” IEEE Trans. Dielectrics and Electrical Insulation, vol. 18, Issue 6, pp. 1821-1828, 2011.
16Sankarsan Mohapatro and B S Rajanikanth, “Pulsed Plasma Studies in a Crossed Flow Dielectric Barrier Discharge Reactor for Improvement of NOx Removal in Raw Diesel Engine Exhaust,” Plasma Science and Technology, vol. 13, No. 1, pp. 82-87, 2011.
17Sankarsan Mohapatro and B S Rajanikanth, “Cascaded Cross Flow DBD-Adsorbent Technique for NOX Abatement in Diesel Engine Exhaust,” IEEE Trans. Dielectrics and Electrical Insulation, vol. 17, Issue 5, pp. 1543-1550, 2010.
18B S Rajanikanth, Sankarsan Mohapatro and L Umanand, “Solar Powered High Voltage Energization for Vehicular Exhaust Cleaning: A Step towards Possible Retrofitting in Vehicles,” Fuel Processing Technology, vol. 90, pp. 343-352, 2009.

Recent Publications (National Journals)

1Sankarsan Mohapatro, Srikanth Allamsetty, Apeksha Madhukar and Nikhil Kumar Sharma, "Study on the Effect of Electrode Configurations on NOx Removal from Diesel Engine Exhaust", Journal of CPRI, Vol. 13, No. 4, pp. 79-84, 2017.

Conferences (International)

1Malyala Venkata Satya Sai Chandra, and Sankarsan Mohapatro" Hybrid Sensor Fault Tolerant Control of Low Voltage DC Microgrid", 2022 IEEE Global Conference on Computing, Power and Communication Technologies (GlobConPT), New Delhi, 23-25 Sept. 2022.
2Alan Sankar B, M V Satya Sai Chandra and Sankarsan Mohapatro, "Fast Terminal Sliding Mode Control for Low Voltage DC Microgird to Mitigate the Effect of Pulse Power Load", IEEE TENSYMP 2022, July 1-3.
3Malyala Venkata Satya Sai Chandra, Badatya Deepak Balkrushna, Lankipalli Vinod Kumar and Sankarsan Mohapatro, "Voltage Control and Energy Management of Solar PV fed Stand-alone Low Voltage DC Microgrid for Rural Electrification", 21st National Power System Conference (NPSC-2020), IIT Gandhinagar, Gujrat, 17-19 Dec, pp. 1-6, 2020. doi: 10.1109/NPSC49263.2020.9331911
4Chakilam Bharath and Sankarsan Mohapatro, "Modified Direct Torque Control Scheme for Induction Machine using Space Vector Modulation", Proceedings of Symposium on Power Electronic and Renewable Energy Systems Control (PERESC 2020), Bhubaneswar, 4-5 December, India, vol. 616, pp. 135-144, 2021.
5Nitesh Kumar, Satya Sai Chandra M V and Sankarsan Mohapatro, "f-Score Feature Selection Based Support Vector Regression for Solar Power Forecasting", Proceedings of Symposium on Power Electronic and Renewable Energy Systems Control (PERESC 2020), Bhubaneswar, 4-5 December, India, vol. 616, pp. 249-259, 2021.
6N C Sahoo and S Mohapatro, "Feasibility of Solar-PV Powered DC System for Residential Electrification – A Comparative Study", Proceedings of Symposium on Power Electronic and Renewable Energy Systems Control (PERESC 2020), Bhubaneswar, 4-5 December, India, vol. 616, pp. 171-183, 2021.
7Geeth Nischal Gottimukkala, M V Satya Sai Chandra and Sankarsan Mohapatro, "Estimation of Fault Location Using PPU for Bolted and Non-bolted Faults in an LVDC Microgrid", 15th IEEE International Conference on Industrial and Information Systems (ICIIS), IIT Ropar, 26-28 November, 2020.
8Srikanth Allamsetty and Sankarsan Mohapatro, "Prediction of NO and NO2 Concentrations in NTP Treated Diesel Exhaust Using Multilayer Perceptrons", 10th International Conference on Applied Energy (ICAE2018), Hong Kong, China, Aug 22-25, 2018.
9Srikanth Allamsetty and Sankarsan Mohapatro, "Prediction of NO and NO2 Concentrations in Ozone Injected Diesel Exhaust after NTP Treatment Using Dimensional Analysis", 10th International Conference on Applied Energy (ICAE2018), Hong Kong, China, Aug 22-25, 2018.
10Sankarsan Mohapatro and Srikanth Allamsetty, "Effect of duty cycle and pulse frequency on nitric oxide removal efficiency for a DBD based exhaust treatment", ISNTP-11 International Symposium on Non-Thermal/Thermal Plasma Pollution Control Technology & Sustainable Energy, Italy, July 1-5, 2018.
11Srikanth Allamsetty, Sankarsan Mohapatro, "Prediction of NOx concentrations in diesel exhaust with NTP treatment using different types of FLANNs", ISNTP-11 International Symposium on Non-Thermal/Thermal Plasma Pollution Control Technology & Sustainable Energy, Italy, July 1-5, 2018.
12Sankarsan Mohapatro, Srikanth Allamsetty, Manish Kumar Pradhan "Enhancement of NOx removal efficiency of non thermal plasma based diesel exhaust treatment with cost effective ozone injection", ISNTP-11 International Symposium on Non-Thermal/Thermal Plasma Pollution Control Technology & Sustainable Energy, Italy, July 1-5, 2018.
13Srikanth Allamsetty, and Sankarsan Mohapatro, "Prediction of NO to NO2 Conversion Efficiency with NTP Based Diesel Exhaust Treatment Using Radial Basis Functions" Proceedings of 7th International Conference on Soft Computing for Problem Solving - SocProS 2017, Vol. 817, pp. 299-310, 2017. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-981-13-1595-4_24
14Sankarsan Mohapatro, Srikanth Allamsetty, Apeksha Madhukar and Nikhil Kumar Sharma “ Study on the Effect of Electrode Configurations on NOx Removal from Diesel Engine Exhaust”, 18th Asian Conference on Electrical Discharge (ACED 2016), IIT Madras, India, Dec 8-10, 2016.
15N. C. Sahoo, S. Mohapatro, Ajit Kumar Sahoo and Bindu Sagar Mohapatro, "Loss and Cost Evaluation of Typical DC Distribution for Residential House" 6th International Conference on Power an Energy, PECON 2016, Malaysia, 28-29 November 2016.
16N. C. Sahoo, S. Mohapatro and M. Senapati, "A SoC Based Voltage Control Strategy for DC Microgrid", Electrical Power and Energy Conference, London, Ontario, Canada, Oct. 26-28, 2015.
17Sankarsan Mohapatro and A. Bhattacharya, “NOx Removal from Diesel Engine Exhaust using Low Voltage DC Powered High Voltage Power Supply,” 3rd ISNPEDADM, Saint Gilles Les Bains, Réunion island (Indian Ocean), Oct. 26-29, 2015.
18Sankarsan Mohapatro and B S Rajanikanth, “Studies on NOx removal from diesel engine exhaust using duct type DBD reactor,” IEEE IAS Annu. Meet., Florida, USA, Oct-6-11, 2013.
19Sankarsan Mohapatro and B. S. Rajanikanth, "Online NOX Removal from Stationary Diesel Engine Exhaust by Barrier Discharge Plasma," Proceedings of the 2012 Electrostatics Joint Conference, Ontario, Canada, June 12-14, 2012
20Sankarsan Mohapatro, and B S Rajanikanth, "A core study on NOX removal in diesel exhaust by pulsed/ac/dc electric discharge plasma," 4th International Conference on Power and Energy Systems (ICPS), Chennai, India, pp. 1-6, Dec 22-24, 2011.
21S Mohapatro, B S Rajanikanth, R B Rajkumar, C Ramadas and Ansuman Mishra, "Treatment of NOx from Diesel Engine Exhaust by Dielectric Barrier Discharge Method" Proc. of Int. Conf. on Advances in Electrical & Electronics, Trivendrum, Kerala, INDIA, pp. 110-113, 2010.
22Sayantani Das, P V S Manaswini, Pooja Kumari, S Mohapatro and B S Rajanikanth, "Application of Solar Powered High Voltage Discharge Plasma for NOX Removal in Diesel Engine Exhaust," Proc. of Int. Conf. on Advances in Electrical & Electronics, Trivandrum, Kerala, INDIA, pp. 106-109, 2010.
23Sankarsan Mohapatro and B S Rajanikanth, “Studies on Compact Discharge Plasma Source for NOX Treatment in Engine Exhaust,” IEEE IA Annu.meet., Houston, USA, Oct-2010.
24A D Srinivasan, B S Rajanikanth and Sankarsan Mohapatro, “Corona treatment for NOx reduction from stationary diesel engine exhaust: Impact of nature of energization and exhaust composition,” Electrostatics joint conference, Boston, June 2009.
25B. S Rajanikanth and Sankarsan Mohapatro, “Progress in the control of NOx from diesel driven vehicular exhausts using electric discharge technique: A laboratory perspective,” Symposium on Environmental Engineering, JSME, Tokyo, 2008, pp301-304.

Conferences (National)

1Smruti Ranjan Mohapatra and Sankarsan Mohapatro, "Non-Isolated Bidirectional Multiport Converter for LVDC Microgrid", 10th IEEE National Power Electronics Conference (NPEC)-2021, 15-17 December.
 

Academic Honors & Awards

  • Senior Member IEEE, USA, 2020
  • Commendable Teaching Proficiency Award, IIT Bhubaneswar, 2020
  • Odisha Young Scientists Award in the category of Engineering & Technology for the year 2018.
  • National Award for Best Master Thesis by ISTE, India, 2008.
 

Research Scholar

PhD
1. Srikant Allamsetty (Title: -->
 

Professional Experience

1) Associate Professor (IIT, Bhubaneswar), Feb, 2020 – till date

2) Assistant Professor (IIT, Bhubaneswar), Feb, 2014 – Feb, 2020

3) Assistant Professor On Contract (IIT, Bhubaneswar), July, 2012 – Feb, 2014

4) Research Associate (IISc, Bangalore), Dec, 2011 – June,2012

5) Junior Research Associate (IISc, Bangalore), July, 2011 – Dec, 2011.

6) Member Technical Staff (D&E), (SMCEL, Gurgaon), July, 2008 – Dec, 2008

Portfolio

  1. Faculty Advisor (BTech 2013-17 Batch)

  2. Assistant Warden (2014-16)

  3. Chairman (2015), Co-Chairman (2016), Alma Fiesta (Socio Cultural Fest)

  4. PIC, Time Table (2014-2017)

  5. Faculty Advisor (Sports & Games) (2014-16)

  6. UG Coordinator (School of Electrical Sciences) (2016-17)

  7. Coordinator (2018), Member (2019), Member (2020), Open Day & Grand Science and Technology Exhibition

  8. President, Students' Gymkhana (Feb 2017 to Nov 2021)

  9. Member, WGRC (2017 to Nov 2021)

  10. Member, Alumni Cell (2017-2021)

  11. UG Coordinator (BTech EE, School of Electrical Sciences) (2018-2019)

  12. PG Coordinator (MTech (PSE) School of Electrical Sciences) (2019-2022)

  13. Convenor, 54th Inter IIT Sports Meet, 2019

  14. Convenor, Symposium on Power Electronic and Renewable Energy System Control-2020 (PERESC-2020)

  15. PG Coordinator (MTech (PED) School of Electrical Sciences) (2022-2022)

  16. PhD Coordinator (EE, School of Electrical Sciences) (2022-till date)

  17. Convenor, Committee for Implementation of NEP 2020 and revision of curriculum at IIT Bhubaneswar

  18. PIC, Timetable (2022-till date)

  19. Member, Committee for Guideline/Policy for PhD admission

  20. Member, Space allocation Committee, Curriculum Committee for SES

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