Dr. Anand Abhishek

Senior Scientist

Work Email: anand12@ceeri.res.in
Personal Email: anandabhishek12@hotmail.com
Mobile: +91-7737729995
EPBX Office: 2393
EPBX Residential:
BSNL Office: 252393
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Area of Research Interest:

  • Smart Grid and Green Energy Systems: Microgrids- AC/DC, Power Converters for Renewable Energy System
  • E-Mobility: Electric Vehicle Charging Stations, Advanced Battery Charging Solutions
  • Pulse power supply: High Voltage Pulse Power Supply, Industrial Applications based Pulse power supply

Professional Career:

  • Senior Scientist: 17 Feb 2020 – Present, Societal Electronics Group, CSIR-CEERI, Pilani.
  • Scientist: 17 Feb 2016 – 16 Feb 2020, Power Electronics Group, CSIR-CEERI, Pilani.
  • Trainee Scientist: 05 Sep 2012 – 16 Feb 2016, Power Electronics Group, CSIR-CEERI, Pilani.
  • Assistant Professor: 17 Feb 2016 – Present, Academy of Scientific and Innovative Research (AcSIR)

Academic Details:

  • Ph.D. (2022)
    Engineering Sciences
    Academy of Scientific and Innovative Research (AcSIR), Ghaziabad, India

Thesis title: Design, analysis and control of DC-DC converter for DC Microgrid and pulse power applications
Supervisors: Dr. S. A. Akbar, Ex-Chief Scientist, CSIR-CEERI, Pilani, India and Prof. Bhim Singh, SERB National Science Chair and Emeritus Professor, IIT Delhi, India

  • M.Tech (2014)
    Advanced Electronics Systems
    Academy of Scientific and Innovative Research (AcSIR) Ghaziabad, India
  • B.Tech (2011)
    Electronics and Communication Engineering
    Guru Gobind Singh Indraprastha University, New Delhi, India

R&D Projects:

  • E-Mobility battery system optimization and adaptive charging profile development using AI tools
    Role: PI
    Details: Budget of Rs. 130.05 Lakhs funded by CSIR, May 2022 – March 2025.
  • Dual Agricultural Land Utilization through photovoltaic based DC Microgrid
    Role: PI
    Details: Budget of Rs. 40.26 Lakhs recommended by DST for a duration of 03 years.
  • Development of High-power THz source
    Role: Co-PI
    Details: Budget of Rs. 105.60 Lakhs funded by DRDO, Feb 2022- Aug 2024.
  • Technologies and Products for Reduced Emission Fireworks
    Role: PI
    Details: Budget of Rs. 42.00 Lakhs funded by CSIR, 2019-2020.
  • Design and development of renewable energy-based DC microgrid system for rural electrification
    Role: Co-PI
    Details: Budget of Rs. 42.12 Lakhs funded by DST-SERB, 2018- Sep. 2021.
    As Members in following projects
  • High Power Sub-THz Compact Source Applicable for Security screening and Non-destructive evaluation (HP-SCAN)
  • Design and development of high current density sheet beam plasma cathode electron gun
  • Investigation of ion focusing mechanism-based sheet beam driven sub-THz source for high power NDE application
  • DRone based Electromagnetic And Magnetic system (DREAM)
  • Solar PV based smart multi-vehicle EV charging station
  • Development of 10kW 3-phase converter with unity power factor for industrial applications
  • Development of Product for Solar Energy Utilization (TAPSUN)
  • Design and development of DC and pulsed power systems for high power microwave tubes

Awards/Recognitions/ Affiliations:

  • Best paper award for the research paper titled “Performance Analysis of State of Charge Estimation Techniques for Two-Wheeler Electric Vehicles” in the third IEEE-Power Engineering Computing and Control (IEEE-PECCON 22) organized by Vellore Institute of Technology, Chennai, in association with Deakin University, Australia, in 2022.
  • SKOCH Award for technology development of a “Three-Phase Solar Inverter of 5 kW rating (without battery back-up) for Agriculture Irrigation Pump Application” in 2015.
  • Second Prize in National DST-AWSAR Award for popular scientific research writing on DC microgrids for year 2019.
  • Invited as expert member for training at Metal Industry Development Institute (MIDI), Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, 2019.
  • Member, IEEE
    Member, IETE

List of Publications: