Mr Animesh Sahoo
Casual Academic

Mr Animesh Sahoo

 

  • Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.) in the School of Electrical Engineering and Telecommunications, University of New South Wales (UNSW), Sydney, Australia
  • Master in Science (MS) by Research in the Department of Electrical Engineering, Indian Institute of Technology (IIT), Chennai, India.
  • Bachelor in Technology (B.Tech.) in the Department of Electrical and Electronics Engineering, Biju Patnaik University of Technology (BPUT), Odisha, India.
Engineering
Electrical Engineering and Telecommunications

Animesh Sahoo (S’17) received the M.S. degree in Electrical Engineering from the Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Madras, India, in 2016 and Ph.D.  degree from the School of Electrical Engineering and Telecommunications, University of New South Wales (UNSW), Sydney, Australia in 2021. He is now working as a Casual Academic Staff at UNSW. Before joining UNSW, he was working as a Research Engineer for one year (2016-17) in the Electrical Machines and Drives Laboratory, at the  National University of Singapore (NUS). He has published more than 30 international peer-reviewed journals and conferences (mostly in IEEE/IET).

 

Research Area

  • Electrical Engineering
  • Power Electronics 
  • Power Systems
  • Control
  • Renewable Energy
  • Microgrid

Research Interest (Research Experience)

  • Grid Integration
  • Phase-locked Loop
  • Hybrid Grid Synchronization
  • Grid Faults
  • Fault Ride-through Operation
  • Microgrid Control and Reliability
  • Condition monitoring and Preventive Maintenance 

 

Academic Responsibility (Teaching Experience)

  • Tutor, ELEC1111 - Electrical Circuits Fundamentals
  • Lab, ELEC4612 - Power System Analysis
  • Lab, ELEC4614 - Power Electronics
  • Lab, ELEC4611 - Power System Equipment
  • Lab, ELEC4617 - Power System Protection

 

External Collaboration

 

Professional Membership

  • Member, IEEE
  • Member, IEEE Power Electronics Society
  • Member, IEEE Power, and Energy Society
  • Member, IEEE Industry Applications Society
  • Member, Electrical Energy Society of Australia

 

 

Mobile
+61 491 735 254
Location
Room No 402, School of Electrical Engineering and Telecommunication, G17, UNSW Sydney. NSW, 2052
  • Journal articles | 2021
    Sahoo A; Mahmud K; Ravishankar J, 2021, 'An Enhanced Frequency-Adaptive Single-Phase Grid Synchronization Technique', IEEE Transactions on Instrumentation and Measurement, vol. 70, pp. 1 - 1, http://dx.doi.org/10.1109/TIM.2021.3070882
    Journal articles | 2021
    Sahoo AK; Mahmud K; Crittenden M; Ravishankar J; Padmanaban S; Blaabjerg F, 2021, 'Communication-less primary and secondary control in inverter-interfaced AC microgrid: An overview', IEEE Journal of Emerging and Selected Topics in Power Electronics, vol. 9, pp. 5164 - 5182, http://dx.doi.org/10.1109/JESTPE.2020.2974046
    Journal articles | 2019
    Mahmud K; Sahoo AK; Ravishankar J; Dong ZY, 2019, 'Coordinated Multilayer Control for Energy Management of Grid-Connected AC Microgrids', IEEE Transactions on Industry Applications, vol. 55, pp. 7071 - 7081, http://dx.doi.org/10.1109/TIA.2019.2931490
  • Conference Papers | 2019
    Ali M; Sahoo A; Nurdin HI; Ravishankar J; Fletcher JE, 2019, 'On the Power Sharing Dynamics of Parallel-Connected Virtual Oscillator-Controlled and Droop-Controlled Inverters in an AC Microgrid', in IECON Proceedings (Industrial Electronics Conference), pp. 3931 - 3936, http://dx.doi.org/10.1109/IECON.2019.8927510
    Conference Papers | 2019
    Li M; Sahoo A; Zhang D, 2019, 'Fault detection in DC microgrid using teager energy operation on wavelet-coefficients', in 2019 21st European Conference on Power Electronics and Applications, EPE 2019 ECCE Europe, http://dx.doi.org/10.23919/EPE.2019.8915522
    Conference Papers | 2019
    Mahmud K; Sahoo AK; Ravishankar J, 2019, 'A Day-Ahead Peak Shaving Strategy Using Aggregated Electric Vehicles', in 2019 IEEE Energy Conversion Congress and Exposition, ECCE 2019, IEEE, pp. 6749 - 6753, presented at 2019 IEEE Energy Conversion Congress and Exposition (ECCE), 29 September 2019 - 03 October 2019, http://dx.doi.org/10.1109/ECCE.2019.8912494
    Conference Papers | 2019
    Sahoo A; Arunan A; Mahmud K; Ravishankar J; Nizami MSH; Hossain MJ, 2019, 'Teager-Huang based Fault Detection in Inverter-interfaced AC Microgrid', in Proceedings - 2019 IEEE International Conference on Environment and Electrical Engineering and 2019 IEEE Industrial and Commercial Power Systems Europe, EEEIC/I and CPS Europe 2019, IEEE, presented at 2019 IEEE International Conference on Environment and Electrical Engineering and 2019 IEEE Industrial and Commercial Power Systems Europe (EEEIC / I&CPS Europe), 11 June 2019 - 14 June 2019, http://dx.doi.org/10.1109/EEEIC.2019.8783453
    Conference Papers | 2019
    Sahoo A; Mahmud K; Ciobotaru M; Ravishankar J, 2019, 'Adaptive Grid Synchronization Technique for Single-phase Inverters in AC Microgrid', in 2019 IEEE Energy Conversion Congress and Exposition, ECCE 2019, IEEE, pp. 4441 - 4446, presented at 2019 IEEE Energy Conversion Congress and Exposition (ECCE), 29 September 2019 - 03 October 2019, http://dx.doi.org/10.1109/ECCE.2019.8911834
    Conference Papers | 2018
    Sahoo A; Ciobotaru M; Ravishankar J, 2018, 'A Novel Communication-less Frequency Restoration Technique in Droop Controlled Inverter-based Islanded AC Microgrid', in Proceedings of 2018 IEEE International Conference on Power Electronics, Drives and Energy Systems, PEDES 2018, http://dx.doi.org/10.1109/PEDES.2018.8707686
    Conference Papers | 2018
    Sahoo A; Thattai K; Ravishankar J; Ciobotaru M, 2018, 'Power-sharing based on open-loop synchronization of Inverters in an Islanded AC Microgrid', in Proceedings: IECON 2018 - 44th Annual Conference of the IEEE Industrial Electronics Society, pp. 237 - 242, http://dx.doi.org/10.1109/IECON.2018.8591713
    Conference Papers | 2018
    Thattai K; Sahoo A; Ravishankar J, 2018, 'On-line and off-line fault detection techniques for inverter based islanded microgrid', in Proceedings - 2018 IEEE 12th International Conference on Compatibility, Power Electronics and Power Engineering, CPE-POWERENG 2018, pp. 1 - 6, http://dx.doi.org/10.1109/CPE.2018.8372503
    Conference Papers | 2018
    Thattai K; Sahoo A; Ravishankar J, 2018, 'Teager energy operator based fault detection and classification technique for converter dominated autonomous AC microgrid', in Proceedings: IECON 2018 - 44th Annual Conference of the IEEE Industrial Electronics Society, pp. 294 - 299, http://dx.doi.org/10.1109/IECON.2018.8591762

  • International Graduate Research Scholarship: issued by Graduate Research School, UNSW, Australia.
  • Research Engineer, issued by National Research Fund, Singapore.
  • Teaching Assistance to pursue M.S. at IIT Madras: issued by Ministry of Human Resources and Development (MHRD), INDIA (Offer to Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering (GATE) Exam Qualifiers).
  • IEEE Young Professional Award: To attend and present at the IEEE Innovative Smart Grid Technology (ISGT) conference 2018.
  • IEEE Student Travel Grant: To attend and present at the IEEE conference 11th Energy Conversion Congress and Exposition (ECCE) held in 2019 at Baltimore MD, USA.
  • Prestigious PRSS Scholarship for the conference: issued by Graduate Research School, UNSW, Australia.
  • International Conference Travel Grant: issued by the School of Electrical Engineering and Telecommunication, UNSW, Australia.

My Research Supervision

  • Mr. Jared Agius, Undergraduate Thesis, UNSW, 2020, Title: Communication-less secondary control in AC Microgrid.
  • Mr. Jiajun Wang, Post-graduate Thesis, UNSW, 2020, Title: Open-loop grid synchronization for single-phase power converter.
  • Mr. Max Crittenden, Undergraduate Thesis, UNSW, 2019. Title: Analysis of Inverter Droop Controllers for Islanded Microgrids.
  • Mr. Venkat Sai Kuthsav Thattai, Post-graduate Thesis, UNSW, 2018. Title: Detection Techniques for Transmission Line Faults in Inverter Dominated Standalone AC Microgrid.