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Dr. Prakash Kumar Hota  [Electrical Engineering & EEE]

Prakash Kumar Hota
Name : Dr. Prakash Kumar Hota
Designation : Professor
Phone No. : +91-9439859929
Email Id : pkhota_ee@vssut.ac.in, p_hota@rediffmail.com
Date of Birth : 09-11-1963
Date of Joining : 05-09-1987
  • Qualification

    B.E (Distinction) in Electrical & Electronics Engineering from National Institute of Technology, Tiruchirapalii
    M.Sc (Engg) in Industrial Power Control & Electric Drives from Sambalpur University, Burla
    Ph.D (Engg) in Electrical Engineering from Jadavpur University, Kolkata
  • Specialization

    Industrial Power Control & Electric Drives, Power System Engineering
  • Experience

    1. Scientist at National Council for cement & Building Materials, New Delhi (01 Year)
    2. Teaching, Research and Administration at Veer Surendra Sai University of Technology (VSSUT), Burla (32 years)
  • Subject Teaching

    Graduate Level

    : Measurements and Instrumentation, Power Systems, Digital Electronics, Microprocessors & Microcontrollers, Signals & Systems, Computer System Architecture, Soft-Computing, Embedded Systems

    Post Graduate Level

    : Power System Dynamics, Power System Management, Operation and Control of Restructured Power Systems, Advanced Microprocessors
  • Research Area

    Restructured Power Systems & Deregulation and Hybrid Generation Systems & Microgrid
  • Research Guidance

    Ph. D. Candidates

    : 14 Completed and 06 on going S.K.Dash(2006), A.K.Barisal(2010), R.K.Swain(2010), T.K.Panigrahi(2013), Banaja Mohanty(2015), N.C.Sahu(2016), P.K.Gouda(2016), Babita Panda(2017), R.Agrawal(2019), A.P.Naik(2019), S.K.Bhuyan(2019), Sarita samal(submitted in 2019), B.V.S.Acharyulu(submitted in 2019), P.R.Sahu(submitted in 2019)

    M. Tech. Candidates

    : 40 Nos
  • Awards & Honours

    1.International:

    Name listed in “The Contemporary WHO’s WHO2002-2003, published by The American Biographical Institute, USA on the basis of merited accomplishment and success in Contemporary Society (2002).
    2.Awarded the prestigious title MAN OF THE YEAR-2003, by American Biographical Institute, USA for overall accomplishments and contributions to society (2003).
    3.Awarded the title American medal of honour - LIMITED STRIKING-2003, by American Biographical Institute, USA (2003).
    4.Name listed in 1st Edition of "MARQUIS WHO's WHO in ASIA", 2007, published by original Who's Who in America (2007).
    5.A listee of IBC Leading Engineers of the World2007 (2007).
    6.Name listed in "2000 Outstanding Intellectuals of the 21st Century", by International Biographical Centre, Cambridge, England (2008).
    7.Name listed in the Thirty-Fourth Editionof the Dictionary of International Biography, by International Biographical Centre, Cambridge, England (2008).
    8.Awarded "Top 100 Engineers Medal" of 2008 by International Biographical Centre, Cambridge, England (2008).
    9.Name listed in 26th edition of "MARQUIS WHO's WHO in the World", 2008 (2008).
    10.Name listed in "The Cambridge Blue Book - 2008/9" (2008).
    11.Awarded IBC Foremost Engineers of the World2008 (2008).
    12.Reviewer of International Journal of Power and Energy Systems, New ACTA Press, USA (Since 2008)
    13.Reviewer of International Journal of Electrical Power & Energy Systems, Elsevier Science (Since 2009)
    14.Reviewer of International Journal of Electric Power Components & Systems, Taylor & Francis (Since 2009)
    15.Reviewer of International Journal of Computers and Mathematics with Applications, Elsevier Science (Since 2009)
    16.Reviewer of Journal of Engineering Science and Technology Review(Since 2010).
    17.Reviewer of International Journal of Energy Sector Management, Emerald (Since 2010).
    18.Reviewer of IEEE Transactions on Systems, Man and Cybernetics, Part-B (Since 2010)
    19.Reviewer of IEEE Transactions on Evolutionary Computations(Since 2010).
    20.Reviewer of IET (Generation, Transmission & Distributions)(Since 2011).
    21.Reviewer of European Journal of Electrical Engineers(Since 2012).
    22.Reviewer of European Transactions on Electrical Power, Wiley Publication (Since 2012).
    23.Reviewer of Ain Shams Engineering Journal, Elsevier Science (Since 2014).
    24.Reviewer of American Journal of Electrical and Electronics Engineering, USA (Since 2014).
    25.Reviewer of International Journal of Engineering, Science & Technology, Elsevier Science (Since 2015).
    26.Reviewer of Applied Soft Computing, Elsevier Science (Since 2015).
    27.Reviewer of Alexandria Engineering Journal, Elsevier Science (Since 2015).
    28.Reviewer of Journal of Engineering Science and Technology, Elsevier Science (Since 2015).
    29.Reviewer of Journal of Electrical System and Information Technology, Elsevier Science (Since 2016).
    30.Reviewer of International Journal of Computers and Mathematics with Applications, Elsevier Science (Since 2017).
    31.Reviewer of Frontiers in Energy, Springer (Since 2018)
    32.Reviewer of International Journal of Hydrogen Energy, Elsevier Science(Since 2018).
    33.Reviewer of International Journal of Power and Energy Conversion, Inder-Science (Since 2018).
    34.Reviewer of Journal of Control, Automation and Electrical Systems, Springer (Since 2019).
    35.Reviewer of Recent Advances in Electrical & Electronic Engineering, Bentham Publication (Since 2019).
    36.Reviewer of Journal of Ambient Intelligence and Humanized Computing, Springer (Since 2019).
    37.Member of Editorial Board of American Journal of Electrical and Electronics Engineering.
    38.Member, Editorial Board, American Journal of Energy Research.
    39.Member, Editorial Board, Journal of Engineering and Interdisciplinary Research.
    40.Member, Editorial Board, American Journal of Electrical Power and Energy Systems
    41.Member, Editorial Board, International Transactions of Electrical and Computer Engineers System.
    42.National:
    Pandit Madan Mohan Malaviya Memorial Award-2000, awarded by The Institution of Engineers(India), Kolkata for research paper entitled: “Radial Basis Function Network Applied to Economic Generation Scheduling” Published in Journal of the Institution (2000).
    43.The Union Ministry of Energy - Department of Power Prize, 2004, awarded by The Institution of Engineers(India), Kolkata for research paper entitled: “A Neuro-fuzzy based Unified Power Flow Controller for Improvement of Transient Stability Performance”. Published in Journal of the Institution (2004).
    44.Reviewer of Journal of Institution of Engineers (India), Electrical Division, Kolkata (Since 2000).
    45.Pandit Madan Mohan Malaviya Memorial Award-2008, awarded by The Institution of Engineers(India), Kolkata for research paper entitled: “Economic Load Dispatching of Generating Units with Multiple Fuel Options”, Published in Journal of the Institution (2008).
    46.The Union Ministry of Energy - Department of Power Prize, 2010, awarded by The Institution of Engineers(India), Kolkata for research paper entitled: “Short-term Generation Scheduling with Take-or-Pay Fuel Contract using an Evolutionary Programming Technique”, Published in Journal of the Institution (2010).
    47.State:

    State Gold Medal-1998, (Ist prize in Electrical, Electronics & Computer Engineering Division) conferred by Orissa Engineering Congress for research paper entitled: "A New Indicator of the Risk of Voltage Instability" (1998).
    48.Rajalaxmi Memorial Best Engineering College Teacher Award for Orissa State - 2002, awarded by The Indian Society for Technical Education, New Delhi for outstanding contribution to academic and student community (2002).
    49.State Coordinator for the state of Odishato prepare a state-specific plan for Technical Education in India appointed by AICTE-MHRD, New Delhi (2018).
    50.Professional Bodies:

    Certificate of Merit-2001, awarded by The Institution of Engineers(India), Kolkata for research paper entitled: ”Economic Emission Load Dispatch with Line Flow Constraints using Sequential Quadratic Programming”, Published in Journal of the Institution (2001).
    51.Certificate of Merit-2003, awarded by The Institution of Engineers(India), Kolkata for research paper entitled: “Economic Load Scheduling Applying Artificial Neural Networks”, Published in Journal of the Institution (2003).
    52.Institution Gold Medal-2012, awarded by The Institution of Engineers(India), Odisha State Centre, Bhubaneswar for research paper entitled: “Congestion Management through Differential Evolution Based Optimal Rescheduling of Generators”, Published in Journal of the Institution (2012).
    53.Institution Gold Medal-2013, awarded by The Institution of Engineers(India), Odisha State Centre, Bhubaneswar for research paper entitled: “An Auction-based Dispatch Algorithm for Deregulated Power Systems”, Published in Journal of the Institution (2013).
    54.Madhusudan Memorial Award-2014, conferred by The Institution of Engineers(India), Odisha State Centre, Bhubaneswar for research paper entitled: “Energy Conservation through Losses Minimization using UPFC”, Published in Journal of the Institution (2014).
    55.Institution Award-2015, conferred by The Institution of Engineers(India), Odisha State Centre, Bhubaneswar for research paper entitled: “Loss Minimization in Combined Economic Emission Load Dispatch through Fuzzy based Gravitational Search Algorithm”, Published in Journal of the Institution (2015).
    56.Certificate of Appreciation-2016, awarded by Odisha Section of
    Indian Society for Technical Education (ISTE), New Delhi (2016).
    57.Govinda Gupta Memorial Running Shield-2016, awarded by Odisha State Centre of, Institution of Engineers (India) (2016).
    58.Others:

    National Merit Scholarship from 1978 to 1984.
    59.QIP Scholarship from MHRD, New Delhi, Govt. of India from 1996 to 1999 for pursuing Ph.D. at Jadavpur University.
    60.Reviewer of Technical Journal of Ravi Shankar Universiry, Raipur, Chattisgarh (2006).
    61.Vijay Shree Award-2006 along with Certificate of excellence given by India International Friendship Society (IIFS), New Delhi in 2006.
    62.Rashtriya Ekata Samman-2009 by Integrated Council for Socio-Economic Progress, Trissur, Kerala, 2009.
    63.Rashtriya Gaurav Award-2010 by India International Friendship Society, New Delhi, Jan, 2010.
    64.Mother Teresa Excellence Award-2010 by Integrated Council for Socio-Economic Progress, Trissur, Kerala, 2010.
    65.Citation awarded by Board of Management, VSSUT, Burla (2017).
    66.Organizing Co-Chair, International Conference of Renewable Energy Technology, 18-19 December, 2011, Bhubaneswar.
    67.Session Chair, 1st International Conference on Computational Intelligence in data Mining, 20-21 December, 2014, Burla.
    68.Session Chair, 2nd International Conference on Computational Intelligence in data Mining, 5-6 December, 2015, Bhubaneswar.
    69.Honorary General Chair, 4th International Conference on Computational Intelligence in data Mining held on 11-12, November 2017 at Burla
    70.Session Chair, Special Session on “Power and Energy Systems” in 4th International Conference on Computational Intelligence in data Mining held on 11-12, November 2017 at Burla.
    71.Delivered Key Note address in 32 National/International Conferences, Seminars and Workshops.
  • Members of Professional Bodies

    1. LMISTE
    2. Fellow, IE (India)
    3. Chartered Engineer, IE(India)
    4. Senior Member, IEEE (USA)
  • Sponsored Projects & Consultancy

    1.Completed  04 Nos. of Sponsored Projects as Principal Investigator

    Intelligent Soft Computing Approach to Power System Operational and Control” funded by AICTE, New Delhi under R&D scheme for Rs.09 Lakh.
    2.Modernization of Power Electronics and Drives laboratory” funded by AICTE, New Delhi under MODROBS scheme for Rs.12.0 Lakh.
    3.Power quality improvement of distribution system” funded by AICTE, New Delhi under R&D scheme for Rs.3.5 Lakh.
    4.Simulation of Hybrid Generation System using Homer-pro Software” funded by TEQIP-II, VSSUT, Burla, R&D scheme for Rs.1.5 Lakh
    5. AICTE-QIP Funding (Conducted FDPs as QIP Coordinator)

    Conducted 10 FDP in Electrical, Civil, Mechanical, Electronics & Tele-communication and Production Engineering funded by AICTE for Rs.25.5 Lakh in the year 2015-2016.
    6.Conducted 10 FDP in Electrical, Civil, Mechanical, Electronics & Tele-communication and Production Engineering funded by AICTE for Rs.25.5 Lakh in the year 2016-2017.
    7.Conducted 15 FDP in Electrical, Civil, Mechanical, Electronics & Tele-communication and Production Engineering funded by AICTE for Rs.90.0 Lakh in the year 2017-2018.
    8. Other Projects

    Project Coordinator, Biju Patnaik e-Learning Centre, VSSUT, Burla for implementation of e-Learning facilities funded by Powergrid Corporation of India Limited for Rs.196.0 Lakh in the year 2018.
    9.Key Consulting Assignments undertaken

    High voltage Testing of Insulators and insulating materials, OHPC Burla.
    10.Collaborative research work with Electrical Engineering Department of Jadavpur University, Kolkata in the area of (i) Soft-computing applications to Electric Power Systems and (ii) Deregulated Power Systems.
    11.Development of software for Hydrothermal Scheduling through Evolutionary Programming Technique at BHEL Bangalore.
  • Publications (
    International Publications:
    59,
    National Publications:
    23,
    Conferences:
    88)

    International Publications

    1.P.K.Hota, R.Chakrabarti, P.K.Chattopadhyay (1999), “An Integrated Approach to Economic emission Load Dispatching using Neural Network and Goal-attainment Methods”, Electric Machines and Power Systems, Taylor & Francis (SCI), Vol.27, No.10, pp.1085-1096.
    2.P.K.Hota, R.Chakrabarti, P.K.Chattopadhyay (2000), “Short-term Hydro-thermal Scheduling through Evolutionary Programming Technique”, Electric Power Systems Research, Elsevier Science (SCI), Vol.52, pp.189-196.
    3.P.K.Hota, R.Chakrabarti, P.K.Chattopadhyay (2000), “Economic Emission Load Dispatch through an Interactive Fuzzy Satisfying Method”, Electric Power Systems Research, Elsevier Science (SCI), Vol.54(3), pp.151-157.
    4.P.K.Hota, R.Chakrabarti, P.K.Chattopadhyay (2000), “A Simulated Annealing based Goal-attainment Method for Economic Emission Load Dispatch with Non-smooth Fuel Cost and Emission Level Functions”, Electric Machines and Power Systems, Taylor & Francis (SCI),  Vol.28, No.11, pp.1037-1051.
    5.S.Mishra, P.K.Dash, P.K.Hota, M.Tripathy (2002), "Genetically Optimized Neuro-Fuzzy IPFC for Damping Modal Oscillations of Power System", IEEE Trans. on Power Systems (SCI), Vol.17, No.4, pp.1140-1147.
    6.S.Mishra, P.K.Dash, P.K.Hota, M.Tripathy (2002), "Genetically Optimized Neuro-Fuzzy IPFC for Damping Modal Oscillations of Power System",IEEE Power Engineering Review, Vol.22 (10), pp.60-60.
    7.P.K.Hota, S.K.Dash (2004), “Multiobjective Generation Dispatch through a Neuro-Fuzzy technique”, Electric Power Components and Systems, Taylor & Francis (SCI), Vol.32, No.11, pp.1191-1206.
    8.B.K.Panigrahi, P.K.Hota, S.Dash (2004), "Power Quality Analysis Using Phase Corrected Wavelet Transform", Iranian Journal of Electrical and Computer Engineering (Scopus), Vol.3, No.2, SUMMER-FALL, pp.151-155.
    9.P.K.Hota, A.K.Barisal, R.Chakrabarti (2009), “An Improved PSO Technique for Short-term Optimal Hydrothermal Scheduling”, Electric Power Systems Research, Elsevier Science (SCI), Vol.79, pp.1047-1053.
    10.A.K.Barisal, S.R.Samantaray, P.K.Hota, R.Chakrabarti (2009), “Fuzzy based Intelligent Algorithm for Multiobjective Electric Power Dispatch”, International Journal of Power System Optimization and Control (Scopus), Vol.1, No.1, pp.9-15.
    11.A.K.Barisal, P.K.Hota, R.Chakrabarti (2009), “Practical Economic Load Dispatch by Bacterial Foraging Approach”, International Journal of Power System Optimization and Control (Scopus), Vol.1, No.1, pp.17-25.
    12.P.K.Hota, A.K.Barisal, R.Chakrabarti (2010), “Economic Emission Load Dispatch through Fuzzy based Bacterial Foraging Algorithm”, International Journal of Electric Power and Energy Systems, Elsevier Science (SCI), Vol.32, pp.794-803.
    13.T.K.Panigrahi, P.K.Dash, P.K.Hota (2010), "A Self-tuning Optimized Unscented Kalman Filter for Voltage Flicker and Harmonic Estimation", International Journal of Power and Energy Conversion (Scopus), Inder-Science, Vol.2, No.3, pp.250-278.
    14.R.K.Swain, A.K.Barisal, P.K.Hota, R.Chakrabarti (2011), "Short-term Hydrothermal Scheduling using Clonal Selection Algorithm", International Journal of Electric Power and Energy Systems, Elsevier Science (SCI), Vol.33, No.3, pp.647-656.
    15.P.K.Hota, Banaja Mohanty (2011), “Overload Alleviation And Determination of Cost of Rescheduling in an Open Acess Power System”, Special Issue of International Journal of Power System Operation and Energy Management, Vo.1, No.3, pp.25-29.
    16.P.K.Gouda, A.K.Sahoo, P.K.Hota (2012), “Modeling and Simulation of UPFC using PSCAD/EMTDC”, International Journal of Physical Sciences (SCI) , Vol.7 (45), pp.5965-5980.
    17.R.K.Swain, N.C.Sahu, P.K.Hota (2012), “Gravitational Search Algorithm for Optimal Economic Dispatch”, Procedia Technology, Elsevier SciVerse Science Direct (Scopus), Vol.6 pp.411-419.
    18.S.K.Khadualo, A.K.Barisal, P.K.Hota (2013), “Scheduling of pumped storage hydrothermal system with evolutionary programming”, Journal of Clean Energy Technologies (Scopus), IACSIT Press, Vol.1, No.4, pp.308-312.
    19.B.Panda, Bhagabat Panda, P.K.Hota (2013), “Smart Grid Hybrid Generation System”, International Journal of Emerging Trends in Electrical and Electronics (IJETEE), Vo.2, No.4, pp.68-73.
    20.Banaja Mohanty, S.Panda, P.K.Hota (2013), “Hybrid BFOA-PSO Algorithm for automatic generation control of linear and nonlinear interconnected power systems”, International Journal of Applied Soft Computing, Elsevier Science (SCI), Vol.13(12), pp. 4718-4730.
    21.B.Mohanty, P.K.Hota (2014), “Particle swarm optimized automatic generation control of hydro thermal system with nonlinearities”, International Journal of Power System Optimization and Control (Scopus), Serial Publications, pp.34-40.
    22.Banaja Mohanty, S.Panda, P.K.Hota (2014), “Controller parameters tuning of differential evolution algorithm and its application to load frequency control of multi-source power system”,International Journal of Electrical Power and Energy Systems, Elsevier Science (SCI), Vol.54, pp.77-84.
    23.P.K.Gouda, P.K.Hota, K.Chandrasekar (2014), “Imperialist Competitive Algorithm for Optimal Sizing and Placement of Static and Dynamic VAR Devices to Minimize Transmission Power Loss”, International Journal of Engineering & Technology (Scopus), Vol.6, No.1, Feb-Mar, pp.333-342.
    24.B.Mohanty, P.K.Hota (2014), “Load Frequency Control of Non-linear Interconnected Hydro-thermal System using Differential Evolution Technique”, International Journal of Electrical, Computer, Electronics and Communication Engineering, World Academy of Science, Engineering & Technology, Vol.8, No.2, pp.449-456.
    25.B.Mohanty, P.K.Hota (2014), “Particle Swarm Optimization based Interconnected Hydro-Thermal AGC System considering GRC and TCPS”, International Journal of Electrical, Computer, Electronics and Communication Engineering, World Academy of Science, Engineering & Technology, Vol.8, No.7, pp.1157-1163.
    26.B.Mohanty, S.Panda, P.K.Hota (2014), “Differential Evolution Algorithm based Automatic Generation Control for Interconnected Power Systems with Non-linearity”, Alexandria Engg. Journal, Elsevier Science (SCI), Vol.53, pp.537-552.
    27.B.Panda, Bhagabat Panda, P.K.Hota (2014), “A Review on Control Strategies of Grid connected Solar PV Generating System”, International Journal of Engineering and Technical Research, Vol.2, Issue.9, pp.278-281.
    28.P.K.Hota, A.K.Nanda (2014), “Modeling and Simulation of Unified Power Quality Conditioner for Power Quality Improvement”, International Journal of Applied Engineering and Technology, Centre for Info Bio Technology (CIBTech), Vol.4(4), October-December, pp.79-89.
    29.P.K.Gouda, A.K.Sahoo, P.K.Hota (2015), “Optimal Power Flow including Unified Power Flow Controller in a Deregulated Environment”, International Journal of Applied Engineering Research (Scopus), Vol.10, No.1, pp.505-322
    30.P.K.Gouda, P.K.Hota (2015), “Impact of FACTS Devices in Optimal Generation in Deregulated Power System”, International Journal of Applied Engineering Research (Scopus), Vol.10, No.36, pp.27847-27854.
    31.P.K.Hota, N.C.Sahu (2015), “Security Constrained Economic Environmental Dispatch through Fuzzy based Gravitational Search Algorithm”, American Journal of Electrical and Electronics Engineering, DOI: 10.12691/ajeee-3-2-4, Vol.3, No.2, pp.44-50.
    32.P.K.Hota, N.C.Sahu (2015), “Non-Convex Economic Dispatch with Prohibited Operating Zones through Gravitational Search Algorithm”, Paper accepted for publication in International Journal of Electrical and Computer Engineering (Scopus), Vol.5, No.6, pp.1234-1244.
    33.B.Mohanty, P.K.Hota (2015), “Comparative Performance Analysis of Fruit Fly Optimization Algorithm for Multi-Area Multi-Source AGC under Deregulated Environment”, Paper accepted for publication in IET Generation, Transmission and Distribution (SCI), Vol.9, No.14, pp.1845-1855.
    34.P.K.Hota, B.Mohanty (2015), “Automatic Generation Control of Multi-Source Power Generation under Deregulated Environment”, Paper accepted for publication in International Journal of Electrical Power and Energy Systems (Elsevier Science, SCI), Vol.75, pp.205-214.
    35.P.K.Hota, A.P.Naik(2016), Analytical Review of Power Flow Tracing in Deregulated Power System”, American Journal of Electrical and Electronics Engineering, Vol.4, No.3, pp.92-101.
    36.P.K.Hota, Babita Panda, Bhagabat Panda (2016), “A Simple Current Control Strategy for Single-Stage Grid Connected Three-Phase PV Inverter”, American Journal of Electrical and Electronics Engineering, Vol.4, No.4, pp.102-109.
    37..P.K.Hota, Babita Panda, Bhagabat Panda (2016), ”Fault Analysis of Grid Connected Photovoltaic System”, American Journal of Electrical Power and Energy Systems, Vol.5, No.4, pp.35-44.
    38.P.K.Hota, N.C.Sahu, A.K.Barisal (2016), ”Multiobjective Generation Dispatch of a Hybrid System with Fuzzy based Search Space Algorithm”, International Journal on Electrical Engineering and Informatics (Scopus), Vol.8, No.3, pp.528-552.
    39..P.K.Hota, A.P.Naik (2017), ”A Comparative Study of Loss Allocation before and after Loss Reduction by RED Concept in Deregulated Power System”, International Journal of Engineering & Technology (Scopus), Vol.9, No.1, pp.192-207.
    40.P.K.Hota, A.P.Naik (2017), ”A New Methodology for Active Power Transmission Loss Allocation in Deregulated Power System”, International Journal of Electrical and Computer Engineering (Scopus), Vol.7,No.4, pp.1725-1727.
    41..R.Agrawal, P.K.Hota, R.K.Mallick (2017), ”Strategic Bidding of IPP in Competitive Electricity Markets based on Novel Hybrid LUS-TLBO Technique”, International Journal of Pure and Applied Mathematics (Scopus), Vol.114, No.9, pp.21-30.
    42.S.Samal, P.K.Hota (2017), ”Design and Analysis of Solar PV-Fuel Cell and Wind Energy based Microgrid System for Power Quality Improvement”, Cogent Engineering, (Taylor & Francis, ESCI), Vol.4(1), Id. 1402453.
    43.S.Samal, P.K.Hota (2017), Power Quality Improvement by Solar Photo-voltaic/ Wind Energy Integrated System using Unified  Power Quality Conditioner”, International Journal of Power Electronics and Drive Systems (Scopus), Vol.8, No.3, pp.1416-1426.
    44.S.Samal, P.K.Hota (2017), ”Power Quality Improvement by Solar Photo-voltaic/ Fuel Integrated System using Unified Power Quality Conditioner”, International Journal of Renewable Energy Research (WoS), Vol.7(4) , pp.2075-2084.
    45.B.Mohanty, B.V.S.Acharyulu, P.K.Hota (2018), ”Moth-flame Optimization Algorithm Optimized Dual-mode Controller for Multi-area Hybrid Sources AGC System”, Optimal Control Applications and Methods (Wiley, SCI), Vol.39(2), pp.720-734.
    46.S.K.Bhuyan, P.K.Hota, B.Panda (2018), ”Modeling and Simulation of Hybrid Energy System supplying 3ϕ Load and its Power Quality Analysis”, International Journal of Renewable Energy Research (WoS), Vol.8(1), pp.592-603.
    47.B.Mohanty, P.K.Hota (2018), ”A Hybrid Chemical Reaction-Particle Swarm Optimisation Technique for Automatic Generation Control”, Journal of Electrical Systems and Information Technology (Elsevier), Vol.5, No.2, pp.229-244.
    48.P.K.Hota, A.P.Naik, (2018), ”Least Loss Contract in Deregulated Power System using Relative Electrical Distance (RED) concept”, Journal of Electrical Systems and Information Technology (Elsevier), Vol.5, No.3, pp.502-525.
    49.P.R.Sahu, P.K.Hota, S.Panda, (2018),Power System Stability Enhancement by Fractional Order Multi Input SSSC based Controller employing Whale Optimization Algorithm”, Journal of Electrical Systems and Information Technology (Elsevier), Vol.5, No.3, pp.326-336.
    50.S.K.Bhuyan, P.K.Hota, B.Panda  (2018),”Power Quality Analysis of a Grid Connected Solar/ Wind/ Hydrogen Energy Hybrid Generation System”, International Journal of Power Electronics and Drive Systems (Scopus), Vol.9(1), pp.377-389.
    51.S.K.Bhuyan, P.K.Hota, B.Panda (2018), ”Modeling and Simulation of Grid Connected Hybrid Energy System and its Fault Analysis”, International Journal of Power Electronics and Drive Systems (Scopus), Vol.9(2), pp.775-783.
    52.S.K.Bhuyan, P.K.Hota, B.Panda (2018), ”Modeling Control and Power Management Strategy of a Grid Connected Hybrid Energy System”, International Journal of Electrical and Computer Engineering (Wos), Vol.8(3), pp.1345-1356.
    53.R.Agrawal, P.K.Hota, R.K.Mallick (2018), ”Optimal Bidding of Market Players in Competitive Electricity Markets based on a Novel Hybrid PSO-IGWO Method”, International Journal of Engineering and Technology (Scopus), Vol.7, No. (2.12), pp.399-405.
    54.P.R.Sahu, P.K.Hota, S.Panda (2018), ”Modified Whale Optimization Algorithm for Fractional-Order Multi-Input SSSC based Controller Design”, Optimal Control Applications and Methods (John Wiley & Sons, SCI), Vol.39, No.5, pp.1802-1817.
    55.S.Samal, P.K.Hota (2018), ”Wind Energy Fed UPQC System for Power Quality Improvement”, Bulletin of Electrical Engineering and Informatics (Scopus, WoS), Vol.7, No.3, pp. 495-504.
    56.B.V.S.Acharyulu, P.K.Hota, B.Mohanty (2018), ”Automatic Generation Control of Multi-Area Solar-Thermal Power System Using Fruit-Fly Optimization Algorithm”, International Journal of Engineering and Technology (Scopus), Vol.7, No. (4.5), pp.56-60.
    57.B.V.S. Acharyulu, P.K.Hota, B.Mohanty (2018), ”CLSA-MRPID controller for automatic generation control of a three-area hybrid system”, Energy Systems, Springer(WoS, SCI), doi.org/10.1007/s12667-018-0305-9.
    58.P.R.Sahu, P.K.Hota, S.Panda (2018), ”Modified Whale Optimization Algorithm for Coordinated Design of Fuzzy Lead-Lag Structure based SSSC Controller and Power System Stabilizer”, International Transactions on Electrical Energy Systems (John Wiley & Sons, SCI), Vol.29(4), e2797.
    59.B.V.S.Acharyulu, B.Mohanty, P.K.Hota, (2019), ”Performance Analysis of a Cascade Controller for Conventional and Deregulated Power Systems”, International Journal of Modeling and Simulation, Taylor & Francis(WoS, SCI), doi.org/10.1080/02286203.2019.1610690.

    National Publications

    1.P.K.Hota, S.Mishra, A.K.Pradhan (1997), “Prediction of rotor angle variations using    Neural Network”, Journal of Electrical Division of Institution of Engineers (India), Vol.77, pp.220-223.
    2.A.K.Pradhan, S.Mishra, P.K.Hota (1998), “ANN based indicator of the risk of voltage    instability”, Journal of Electrical Division of Institution of Engineers (India), Vol.79,    pp.146-149.
    3.S.Mishra, A.K.Pradhan, P.K.Hota (2000), “Development and Implementation of a    fuzzy logic based constant speed D.C. Drive”, Journal of Electrical Division of    Institution of Engineers (India), Vol.81, pp.10-13.
    4.P.K.Hota, R.Chakrabarti, P.Guha (2002), ”Economic Load Scheduling applying Artificial    Neural Networks”, Journal of Electrical Division of Institution of Engineers (India), Vol.83, pp.8-12.
    5.P.K.Hota, R.Chakrabarti, P.K.Chattopadhyay (1999), “Radial Basis Function Network    applied to Economic Generation Scheduling”, Journal of Institution of Engineers    (India), pt.EL, Vol.80, pp.31-35.
    6.P.K.Hota, R.Chakrabarti, P.K.Chattopadhyay (1999), “A Fuzzy-set based Optimization Technique for Economic Emission Load Dispatch”, Journal of Institution of Engineers (India), pt.EL, Vol.80, pp.99-103.
    7.P.K.Hota, R.Chakrabarti, P.K.Chattopadhyay (2000), “Economic Emission Load      Dispatch with Line Flow Constraints using a Sequential Quadratic Programming      Technique”, Journal of Institution of Engineers (India), pt.EL, Vol.81, pp.21-25.
    8.P.K.Hota, R.Chakrabarti, P.K.Chattopadhyay (2000), “Comparison of ANN models for Economic Load Dispatch”, Journal of Institution of Engineers (India), pt.EL, Vol. 81, pp.49-53.
    9.P.K.Hota, R.Chakrabarti, P.K.Chattopadhyay (2001), “Multiobjective Generation Dispatch using Goal-attainment Method”, Journal of Institution of Engineers (India),pt.EL, Vol. 82, pp.122-127.
    10.S.Mishra, P.K.Hota, P.K.Mohanty (2003), “Design of an Intelligent UPFC for Improving Transient Stability Performance”, Journal of Institution of Engineers (India), pt.EL, Vol.84, pp.148-153.
    11.P.K.Hota, S.K.Dash (2007), “Economic Load Dispatching of Generating Units with Multiple Fuel Options”, Journal of  Institution of Engineers (India), pt.EL, Vol.88, pp. 22-28.
    12.P.K.Hota, S.K.Dash (2008), “Optimal Generation Dispatch of a Gas-fired Steam Plant with Take-or-Pay Fuel Contract”, Journal of Institution of Engineers (India), pt.EL, Vol.89, pp.17-21.
    13.A.K.Barisal, P.K.Hota, R.Chakrabarti (2008), “Dynamic Search Space Squeezing Technique for Large Scale Optimal Load Dispatch”, Journal of Institution of Engineers (India), pt.EL, Vol.89, pp.1-6.
    14.A.K.Barisal, P.K.Hota, R.Chakrabarti (2009), “Large Scale Economic Load Dispatch by Clonal Selection Algorithm ”, Journal of Institution of Engineers (India), pt.EL, Vol.90, pp.26-32.
    15.A.K.Barisal, P.K.Hota, S.K.Dash (2009), “Short-term Generation Scheduling with Take-or-Pay Fuel Contract using an Evolutionary Programming Technique”, Journal of Institution of Engineers (India), pt.EL, Vol.90, pp.46-51.
    16.P.K.Hota, A.K.Barisal, R.Chakrabarti (2009), “An Artificial Neural Network Method for Optimal Generation Dispatch with Multiple Fuel Options”, Journal of Institution of Engineers (India), pt.EL, Vol.90, pp.3-10.
    17.A.K.Barisal, P.K.Hota, P.K.Modi (2009), “Environmental/ Economic Power Dispatch using Intelligent Algorithm”, Water and Energy Abstracts, Vol.19, No.1, p.56.
    18.P.K.Hota, B.Mohanty (2012), “Congestion management through differential evolution based optimal rescheduling of generators”, Technical Annual Journal of Institution of Engineers (India), Odisha State Centre, 53rd Annual Technical Session, pp.339-346.
    19.P.K.Hota, B.Mohanty (2013), “An Auction-based Dispatch Algorithm for Deregulated Power Systems”, Technical Annual Journal of Institution of Engineers (India), Odisha State Centre, 54th Annual Technical Session, pp.181-188.
    20.P.K.Hota, B.Mohanty (2013), “Bacterialforagingoptimizationalgorithmbasedinterconnectedhydro-thermalAGCsystemwithGRCand TCPSVertex-13, Odisha Engineers’ Forum, India, pp.26-32.
    21.P.K.Hota, G.Nayak, (2014)Energy Conservation through losses minimization using UPFC”, Technical Annual Journal of Institution of Engineers (India), Odisha State Centre, 55th Annual Technical Session, pp.145-152.
    22.P.K.Hota, N.C.sahu (2015), “Loss Minimization in Combined Economic Emission Load Dispatch through Fuzzy based Gravitational Search Algorithm”, Technical Annual Journal of Institution of Engineers (India), Odisha State Centre, 56th Annual Technical Session, pp.204-212.
    23.S.Samal, P.K.Hota, P.K.Barik (2017), “Harmonics Mitigation of a Microgrid System using Modified SRF-UPQC Method”, Indian Journal of Science and Technology (WoS), Vol.10, No.16, DOI: 10.17485/ijst/2017/v10i16/109990.

    Conferences

    1.International Conferences :

    P.K.Hota, N.G.P.C.Mahalik (1994), “A Frequency Independent Rom-based Digital Meter for Measurement of Dissipation Factor”, Proceedings of 4th IEEE International Conference on Properties and Applications of Dielectric Materials (ICPADM-94), Brisbane, Australia, pp.690-692.
    2.P.K.Hota, S.Mishra, A.K.Pradhan (1995), ”Neural Network as power system static state estimator”, Proceedings of International Conference on automation (ICAUTO-95), Indore, pp.453-456.
    3.P.K.Hota, A.K.Pradhan, S.Mishra, D.Rath(1996), ”Computation of Optimum Economic schedule of a Gas-fired steam plant using artificial Neural Network”, Proceedings of International Seminar on Grid Stability and Load Management (GRIDSAFE-1995), IE(I), Nagpur, India, pp.208-210.
    4.P.K.Hota, S.Mishra, A.K.Pradhan, S.K.Parida (1996),“Artificial Neural Network for Optimum Generation Scheduling of Thermal Units”, Proceedings of International Seminar on Grid Stability and Load Management (GRIDSAFE-1995), IE(I), Nagpur, India, pp.211-214.
    5.P.K.Hota (1997), Multistage Dynamic Braking of Induction Motor: Capacitor excitation approach”, International Conference on IDCOTS, Kathmandu, Nepal, pp.173-176.
    6.S.Mishra, P.K.Hota, R.Mallick (2001), “Design of a Soft Computing based UPFC for improving Transient Stability Performance”, Proceedings of International Conference On Energy, Automation and Information Technology (EAIT-2001), I.I.T., Kharagpur, pp.137-141.
    7.P.K.Hota (2004), “Environmental  Marginal Cost Evaluation  for  Optimal  Power Dispatching Through Fuzzy-Set Theory”, Proceedings of International Conference on Power Systems, Kathmandu University, Nepal,  pp.37-43.
    8.A.K.Barisal, P.K.Hota (2008), “Economic Load Dispatch by Modified Bacterial Foraging Algorithm”, Proceedings of International System Conference (PSACO-2008) on Power System Analysis, Control and Optimization, Andhra University, Visakhapatnam, pp.80-86.
    9.A.K.Barisal, P.K.Hota (2009), “Economic Emission Load Dispatch through Fuzzy-based Modified PSO Algorithm”, Proceedings of International Conference on Electrical Energy Systems and Power Electronics in Emerging Economies (ICEESPEEE-2009), SRM University, Chennai, pp.145-151.
    10.R.K.Swain, P.K.Hota (2009), “Clonal Selection Technique for Auction-based Dispatch Problem in Deregulated Power Systems”, Proceedings of IEEE International Advance Computing Conference (IACC-2009), Patiala, pp.1034-1039.
    11.R.K.Swain, P.K.Hota (2009), “Clonal Selection Technique for Dynamic Economic Dispatch in a Deregulated Power System”, Proceedings of 3rd International Conference on Power Systems (ICPS-2009), IIT, Kharagpur, Paper ID:107.
    12.A.K.Barisal, P.K.Hota (2011), “An Evolutionary Programming based Neuro-fuzzy Technique for Multi-objective Generation Dispatch”, Proceedings of IEEE International Conference on Energy, Automation and Signal (ICEAS-2011), SOA University, Bhubaneswar, pp.1-6.
    13.R.K.Swain, N.C.Sahu, P.K.Hota (2011), “Gravitational Search Algorithm for Optimal Economic Dispatch”, Proceedings of 2nd International Conference on Communication, Computing and Security (ICCCS-2012), NIT, Rourkela, pp.411-419.
    14.T.K.Panigrahi, P.K.Hota (2012), “Power Quality Enhancement of a Grid Connected Micro-turbine Generator using PI-Controller and Capacitor Bank”, Proceedings of the 4th International Conference on Sustainable Energy Environment (SEE-2011): A Paradigm Shift to Low Carbon Society, Bangkok, Thailand, Paper ID: C-207.
    15.A.K.Barisal, N.C.Sahu, R.C.Prusty, P.K.Hota (2012), “Short-term Hydrothermal Scheduling using Gravitational Search Algorithm”, Proceedings of the IEEE 2nd International Conference on Power, Control and Embedded Systems (ICPCES), NIT, Allahabad, pp.1-6.
    16.S.Khadualo, A.K.Barisal, P.K.Hota (2013), “Scheduling of pumped storage hydrothermal system with evolutionary programming”, Proceedings of the 2nd International Conference on Informatics, Environment, Energy and Applications (IEEA-2013), Bali, Indonesia, pp.308-312
    17.B.Mohanty, P.K.Hota, A.Paikray (2014), “Performance Evaluation of Differential Evolution Algorithm on Automatic Generation Control”, Proceedings of IEEE International Conference Circuit, Power and Computing Technologies (ICCPCT-2014), Kumaracoil, Tamil Nadu, pp.763-768.
    18.B.Panda, A.Sarkar, B.Panda, P.K.Hota (2015), “A comparative Study of PI and Fuzzy Controllers for Solar Powered DC-DC Boost Converter”, Proceedings of IEEE International Conference on Computational Intelligence and Networks (CINE), 2015, Bhubaneswar, pp.47-51.
    19.R.K.Mallick, R.Agrawal, P.K.Hota (2016)Bidding Strategy of IPP in Competitive Electricity Market using FACLPSO”, IEEE International Conference on Electrical, Electronics and Optimization Techniques (ICEEOT)-2016, Chennai, March 3rd-5th. pp.1447-1452.
    20.R.K.Mallick, R.Agrawal, P.K.Hota (2016), “Bidding Strategy of Gencos and Large Consumers in Competitive Electricity Market based on TLBO”, 6th IEEE International Conference on Power Systems (ICPS)-2016, New Delhi, March 4th-6th, pp.1-6.
    21.S.Samal, P.K.Barik, P.K.Hota (2016), “Reduction of Harmonics by Three-Phase Active Power Filter”, 3rd IET International Conference on Electrical, Electronics and Engineering Trends, Communication, Optimization and Sciences (EEECOS), Tadepalligudem, Andhra Pradesh, June 1st-2nd, pp.95-100.
    22.S.Samal, P.K.Hota, P.K.Barik (2016), “Harmonics Mitigation by using Shunt Active Power Filter under Different Load Condition”, 1st IEEE International Conference on Signal Processing, Communication Power and Embedded System (SCOPES-2016), Centurion University of Technology & Management, Paralakhemundi, October 3rd-4th, IEEE, DOI: 10.1109/SCOPES.2016.7955598.
    23.B.V.S.Acharyulu, P.K.Hota, B.Mohanty (2016), “Automatic generation control of multi-area solar-thermal power system using fruit-fly optimization algorithm”, International Conference on Recent Trends in Engineering, Science & Technology (ICRTEST-2016), Hyderabad, October 25th-27th.
    24.S.K.Bhuyan, P.K.Hota, B.Panda (2016), “Analysis and Simulation of Photovoltaic System Connected to the Grid using MATLAB”, International Conference on Current Research topics in Power Nuclear and Fuel Energy (PNEF-2016), Hyderabad, October 25th-27th.
    25.S.Samal, P.K.Hota (2016), “Power Quality Improvement by a Photo-Voltaic Generation System with Unified Power Quality Conditioner”, International Conference on Recent Trends in Engineering, Science and Technology, Hyderabad, October 25th-27th.
    26.R.Agrawal, P.K.Hota, R.K.Mallick (2016), “Strategic Bidding of IPP in Competitive Electricity Markets based on LUS-TLBO Technique”, International Conference Advanced Material Technologies (ICAMT-2016), Visakhapatnam, December 27th-28th
    27.S.Samal, P.K.Hota (2017), Power Quality Improvement of a Micro grid system using modified SRF-UPQC, First International Conference on Power Engineering, Computing and Control, (PECCON-2017), Chennai, March 2nd-4th.
    28.B.V.S.Acharyulu, P.K.Hota, B.Mohanty (2018),  “Performance Comparison of FOA Optimized Several Classical Controllers for Multi-area Multi-sources Power System”, 1st International Conference on Soft Computing in Data Analytics (SCDA-2018), Srikakulam.
    29.B.V.S.Acharyulu, P.K.Hota, B.Mohanty (2018), “Comparative Performance Analysis of PID Controller with Filter for Automatic Generation Control with Moth Flame Optimization Algorithm”,1st International Conference on Signals, Machines and Automation (SIGMA-2018), Delhi.
    30.R.L.Dash, P.K.Hota, B.Mohanty (2018), “Analysis and Simulation of wind energy conversion System connected to the Grid using MATLAB”, International Conference on recent innovations in Electrical, Electronics & communication Engineering (ICRIEECE-2018), KIIT, Bhubaneswar, 27th-28th July, 2018, Paper id KIIT-BBSR-0062.
    31.R.L.Dash, P.K.Hota, B.Mohanty (2018), “Cost and sensitivity analysis of a microgrid using HOMER pro software in both grid connected and standalone mode”, International Conference on recent innovations in Electrical, Electronics & communication Engineering (ICRIEECE-2018), KIIT, Bhubaneswar, 27th-28th July, 2018, Paper id KIIT-BBSR-1105.
    32.National Conferences :

    P.K.Hota (1993), “A Rom-based Digital Meter for Measurement of Slip”, Proceedings of National Symposium on Systems, Madras, pp.85-89.
    33.P.K.Hota, S.Das, B.K.Panigrahi (1994), “A Simple Digital Torque Angle Transducer using a Phase Locked Loop”, Proceedings of National Symposium on Energy, System Management and Control, Hyderabad, pp.I-50 –I-53.
    34.P.K.Hota (1994), “Design and Implementation of a Microprocessor based Instrumentation System for Measurement of Dissipation Factor”, Proceedings of IEEE Seminar on Microprocessor Applications in Industrial Instrumentation System, Bhubaneswar, pp.89-96.
    35.P.K.Hota, A.K.Pradhan, S.Mishra (1996),“Development of a Neural-Network Based Predictor for fast swing stability”, Proceeding of 9th National Power System Conference (NPSC-1996), I.I.T. Kanpur, pp.67-70.
    36.P.K.Hota, R.Chakrabarti, P.K.Chattopadhyay (1998), “Optimal Dispatch of a Gas-fired Steam Plant through a Sequential Quadratic Programming Technique”, Proceedings of All India Seminar on Electric Energy System Management-Indian Scenario, Roorkee, pp.33-37.
    37.B.K.Panigrahi, P.K.Hota (2001), ”Interactive Learning of Electrical Engg. through Computer Tools”, Proceedings of National ISTE Convention, ITER, Bhubaneswar, pp.37-41.
    38.S.Mishra, P.K.Hota, K.Vijaykumar, B.K.Panigrahi (2001),“A Hybrid ANN Controller for UPFC”, Proceedings of IEEE ACE-2001: 27th Annual Convention and Exhibition of IEEE India Council, New Delhi, pp.107-112.
    39.B.K.Panigrahi, S.Mishra, P.K.Dash, P.K.Hota (2001), “Enhancement of Power System Performance using STATCOM”, Proceedings of IEEE ACE-2001: 27th Annual Convention and Exhibition of IEEE India Council, New Delhi, pp.113-119.
    40.P.K.Hota (2001), “Power Quality Awareness”, Proceedings of seminar on Power Quality Issues, Burla, pp.43-45.
    41.S.Mishra, P.K.Hota, P.K.Mohanty (2002), “An intelligent IPFC for enhancing damping of multimodal oscillations in Power System”, Proceedings of National Power Systems Conference (NPSC-2002), IIT, Kharagpur, pp.140-144.
    42.S.Mishra, P.K.Hota, P.K.Mohanty (2002), “Design of an intelligent UPFC for improving transient stability performance”, Proceedings of 47th Annual Session of Orissa Engg. Congress, Bhubaneswar, pp.EECS-72  to EECS-83.
    43.P.K.Hota, S.Mishra (2002), “Radial basis function network applied to energy management system”, Proceedings of 2nd National seminar on Business Process Re-Engineering using Information Technology, Burla, pp.55-58.
    44.S.Mishra, P.K.Hota (2002), “An intelligent UPFC for improving transient stability performance”, Proceedings of 2nd National seminar on Business Process Re-Engineering using Information Technology, Burla, pp.63-70.
    45.P.K.Hota, B.K.Panigrahi (2004), ”Understanding Microcontroller and Interfacing of LCD to 8051”, Proceedings of National Seminar on Challenges and Trends in Microprocessor and Microcontroller Applications, Synergy Institute of Engineering & Technology, Dhenkanal, pp.9-18.
    46.P.K.Hota (2005), ”Restructuring of Electricity Power Industry and Deregulation”, Proceedings of National Workshop on Recent Trends in Power Systems, Bhilai Institute of Technology, Durg (CG), pp.6-18.
    47.P.K.Hota, S.K.Dash (2005), ”Short-term Generation Scheduling with Take-or-Pay Fuel Contract”, Proceedings of National Workshop on Recent Trends in Power Systems, Bhilai Institute of Technology, Durg (CG), pp.19-25.
    48.P.K.Hota, S.K.Dash (2005),“Optimal Generation Dispatch with Multiple Fuel Options”, Proceedings of National Workshop on Recent Trends in Power Systems, Bhilai Institute of Technology, Durg (CG), pp.26-36.
    49.P.K.Hota (2006), “Power Quality: Issues, Assessment and Modern Trends”, Proceedings of National Seminar on Power Quality Benefits and Constraints, NM Institute of Engineering Technology, Bhubaneswar, pp.17-24.
    50.P.K.Hota, P.K.Modi (2006), ”Auto-configuring Superfast Artificial Neural Network Applied to Energy Management System”, Proceedings of All India Seminar on Advances in Industrial Automation, Organized by IE(India), Angul, Orissa, pp.161-163.
    51.P.K.Hota, R.K.Swain, R.Chakrabarti (2006), ”An Auction based Dispatch Algorithm for Deregulated Power Systems using Soft Computing Technique”, Proceedings of National Conference on Recent Trends in Emerging Technology RTET-2006, Kolkata, pp.15-20.
    52.R.K.Swain, P.K.Hota, R.Chakrabart (2007), “Large Scale Economic Dispatch by Bacterial Foraging Algorithm”, Proceedings of XXXI National System Conference (NSC-2007) on Emerging Trends in Intelligent System Design & Analysis, Manipal Institute of Technology, Manipal, Paper ID:P-97.
    53.A.K.Barisal, H.S.Behera, P.K.Hota (2008),  “Improved Particle Swarm Optimization Technique for Economic Load Dispatch”, Technical Journal of 1st National Conference on Recent Trends in Soft Computing, SYNSOFT-2008, Synergy Institute of Engineering & Technology,  Dhenkanal, Orissa, pp.4-8.
    54.R.K.Swain, A.K.Nayak P.K.Hota, R.Chakrabarti (2008), “Binary Coded Clonal Selection based Economic Load Dispatch with Non-smooth Cost Functions”, Proceedings of IEEE National Conference on Application of Intelligent Systems (AIS-2008), Sonepat, pp.49-53
    55.P.K.Hota (2008), “An Improved PSO for Optimal Generation Dispatch with Multiple Fuel Options”, Proceedings of National Conference on Automation in Instrumentation & Control Systems: Recent Perspectives & Strategies, BITCON-2008, BIT, Durg, pp.48-52.
    56.R.K.Swain, P.K.Hota, R.Chakrabarti (2008), “An Auction Based Dispatch Algorithm for Deregulated Power System using Differential Evolution Technique”, Proceedings of 15th National Power Systems Conference, IIT, Mumbai, pp.201-207.
    57.P.K.Hota (2009), “Distributed Generations (Micro-turbines and Fuel Cells) and its Applications”, Proceedings of the National Conference on Future Perspective of Renewable Energy Sources, KIIT University, Bhubaneswar, pp.1-6.
    58.P.K.Hota (2011), “Congestion Management through Differential Evolution based Optimal Rescheduling of Generators”, Proceedings of the National Seminar on Recent Trends in Optimization & Overcoming Global Power Crisis, GITA, Bhubaneswar, pp.1-8.
    59.P.K.Hota (2012), “Heuristic Algorithms and their Applications to Electric Power Systems”, Proceedings of the National Workshop on Emerging Techniques in Power Systems, SMIT, Berhampur, pp.52-57.
    60.P.K.Hota (2012), “An Auction based dispatch Algorithm for Deregulated Power Systems”, Proceedings of the National Seminar on Renewable Energy Sources to Meet the Present Power Crisis, AIET, Bhubaneswar, pp.13-20.
    61.P.K.Hota (2012), “Distributed Generations”, Proceedings of the National Seminar on Power Electronics and Energy Systems (NSPEES-1012), GIET, Bhabaneswar, pp.9-16.
    62.B.Mohanty, P.K.Hota (2012), “AGC Tuning of an Interconnected Power System after Deregulation using PSO”, Proceedings of the National Conference on Recent Advances in Modern Power Systems (RAMPS-2012), VSSUT, Burla, pp.6-11.
    63.A.K.Barisal, P.K.Hota (2013), “Grid Connected Hybrid Generation System”, Proceedings of the National Conference on Recent Advances in Modern Power Systems (RAMPS-2012), VSSUT, Burla, pp.44-46.
    64.P.K.Gouda, P.K.Hota, K.Chandrasekar (2013),  “Economic Load Dispatch Optimization in Power System with Renewable Energy using Differential Evolution Algorithm”, Proceedings of the CSIR sponsored National Conference on Advances in Electrical Energy Applications (AEEA-2013), Thiruvallur, Tamil Nadu, pp.155-161.
    65.P.K.Hota, G.R.Biswal (2014), “Simulation and Analysis of Power Transformer winding Faults through V-I Locus Diagram”, Proceedings of National Conference on Power, Energy, and Control (NCPEC-2014), DRIEMS, Cuttack, pp.1-6.
    66.P.K.Hota, G.Nayak (2014), “Loadability Enhancement and Losses Minimization using UPFC through PSAT Software”, Proceedings of National Conference on Power, Energy, and Control (NCPEC-2014), DRIEMS, Cuttack, pp.38-43.
    67.A.Sahoo, P.K.Hota (2014), “Strategic Bidding  and Financial Risk Assessment using PSO in Electricity Market”, Proceedings of TEQIP-II, Govt. of India Sponsored National Conference on Recent Advances and Innovations in Electrical Engineering (RAIEE-2014), VSSUT, Burla, pp. 1-5.
    68.S.Samal, P.K.Hota, P.K.Barik (2014), “Comparative Analysis of MPPT Algorithms for Maximum Power Extraction from PV Systems”, Proceedings of TEQIP-II, Govt. of India Sponsored National Conference on Recent Advances and Innovations in Electrical Engineering (RAIEE-2014), VSSUT, Burla, pp. 18-23.
    69.G.Nayak, P.K.Hota (2014), ”Optimal Location of UPFC based on Voltage Stability Index”, Proceedings of TEQIP-II, Govt. of India Sponsored National Conference on Recent Advances and Innovations in Electrical Engineering (RAIEE-2014), 6-7, VSSUT, Burla, pp.77-81.
    70.N.C.Sahu, P.K.Hota (2014), “Application of Hybrid DEPSO Algorithm for Short-term Hydrothermal Scheduling, Proceedings of TEQIP-II, Govt. of India Sponsored National Conference on Recent Advances and Innovations in Electrical Engineering (RAIEE-2014), VSSUT, Burla, pp.124-128.
    71.A.Dash, P.K.Hota (2014), “Fault Ride through by Injecting Negative Sequence Current during Unbalanced Grid, Proceedings of TEQIP-II, Govt. of India Sponsored National Conference on Recent Advances and Innovations in Electrical Engineering (RAIEE-2014), VSSUT, Burla, pp.228-231.
    72.P.K.Ray, P.K.Mohanty, P.K.Hota (2014), “Fuzzy Logic and Fuel Cell Based compensation in a Hybrid Power System, Proceedings of TEQIP-II, Govt. of India Sponsored National Conference on Recent Advances and Innovations in Electrical Engineering (RAIEE-2014), VSSUT, Burla, pp.258-262.
    73.G.R.Biswal, P.K.Hota (2014), “V-I Locus Technique to Detect Winding Faults of Power Transformer, Proceedings of TEQIP-II, Govt. of India Sponsored National Conference on Recent Advances and Innovations in Electrical Engineering (RAIEE-2014), VSSUT, Burla, pp.293-297
    74.P.K.Hota, N.C.Sahu, A.K.Barisal (2014), “Fuzzy based Gravitational Search Algorithm for Economic Emission Load Dispatch”, Proceedings of IEEE Sponsored National Conference on Electrical and Electronics Engineering (NCEEE-2014), Bangalore, Paper ID: 356.
    75.P.K.Hota (2014), “Power System Restructuring & Deregulation as a Power Engineering Course”, Proceedings of Two days National Workshop on Technovision-2020, Bhubaneswar, pp.28-33.
    76.P.K.Hota (2014), “Power System Deregulation-As a power Engineering Course”, Proceedings of TEQIP-II Sponsored National Seminar on Grid Management, CET, Bhubaneswar, pp.8-15.
    77.A.K.Nanda, S.Samal, P.K.Hota (2015), “Mitigation of Power Quality Issues by Unified Power Quality Conditioner Design with PI and Fuzzy Controller”, Proceedings of TEQIP-II Sponsored National Conference on Recent Advances in Renewable Energy and Control (RAREC-2015), VSSUT, Burla, pp.26-31.
    78.P.K.Hota (2015), “Soft-Computing Paradigm: Heuristic Algorithms, Genetic Algorithm and Evolutionary Computation”, Two Days National Workshop on Communication, Control, VLSI and Signal Processing, GIET, Gunupur, November 6th-7th.
    79.P.K.Hota (2015), “Problem based Learning-A Change of Learning Context in Engineering Education”, Workshop on Quality Management in Technical Education, VSSUT, Burla, December 11th.
    80.P.K.Hota (2015), ”Fuzzy Logic Control of Fuel Cell Power Generation”, National Workshop on Instrumentation and Control, CET, Bhubaneswar, December 24th.
    81.P.K.Hota (2015), “Hybrid Electric Generation System: Configuration, Modeling & Simulation”, National Workshop on Renewable Energy: Present Scenario & Future Challenges,  CET, Bhubaneswar, December 28th-30th.
    82.C.Raju, P.K.Hota (2018), ”Study of wide area monitoring in smart grids by using phasor measurement units”, National conference on sustainable energy (NCOSE-2018) at NIT Nagpur, 22nd-24th February, pp.182-186.
    83.S.Samal, P.K.Hota, P.K.Barik (2017), “Fuel cell integrated UPQC system for power quality improvement”, IEEE Calcutta Conference (CALCON- 2017), 2nd-3rd December 2017, Kolkata, pp.325-330.
    84.P.R.Sahu, P.K.Hota, S.Panda, (2017), Whale optimization algorithm for fuzzy lead-lag structure SSSC damping controller design, 14th IEEE INDICON conference (INDICON-2017) at IIT Roorkee, 15th-17th December, pp.1-5.
  • Books/ Chapter Published
    (3)

    1.Book Chapters
    Advances in Intelligent Systems and Computing, Volume 515, Springer, 2017
    Book Chapter: “A Comparative Analysis of PWM Methods of Z-Source Inverters used for Photovoltaic System”, pp.281-290.
    2.Advances in Intelligent Systems and Computing Book Series (AISC, Vol.758), Springer, August- 2019
    Book Chapter: “Performance Comparison of FOA Optimized Several Classical Controllers for Multi-area Multi-sources Power System”, Chapter-42, pp.417-426.
    3.Advances in Intelligent Systems and Computing Book Series (AISC, Vol.698), Springer, 2019
    Book Chapter: “Comparative Performance Analysis of PID Controller with Filter for Automatic Generation Control with Moth-Flame Optimization Algorithm”, pp.509-518.
    4.Editorships
    Compiled and Edited the course materials for AICTE sponsored two-week short-term Training Programme on “Intelligent Systems & Their Applications to Modern Power Networks, May 14th to May 26th, 2001”.
    (Submitted to AICTE, New Delhi
    5.Compiled and Edited the course materials for AICTE sponsored two-week short-term Training Programme on “Architecture, Programming and Applications of Advanced Microprocessors and Microcontrollers, March 15th to March 27th, 2004”.
    (Submitted to AICTE, New Delhi)
    6.Compiled and Edited the Proceedings of National Seminar on “Power Quality Issues and its Applications, 9th February, 2002” sponsored by Industries Department, Govt. of Orissa.
    (Submitted to Govt. of Odisha)
    7.Compiled and Edited the Proceedings of National Conference on “Recent Advances and Innovations in Electrical Engineering (RAIEE-2014), 6th-7th, April, 2014” Sponsored by TEQIP-II, MHRD, Govt. of India.
    (Submitted to MHRD, Govt. of India)
    8.Compiled and Edited the course materials for QIP sponsored one-week short-term Training Programme on “Modeling and Simulation of Hybrid Power Generation System (MSHPGS), 14th – 19th, December, 2015”.
    (Submitted to QIP Center and MHRD, Govt. of India)
    9.Compiled and Edited the couse materials for TEQIP sponsored one-week Skill Development Programme, 27th June – 2nd July, 2016.
    (Submitted to TEQIP Cell and Govt. of Odisha)
    10.Compiled and Edited the couse materials for TEQIP sponsored one-week Skill Development Programme, 3rd July – 8th July, 2017.
    (Submitted to TEQIP Cell and Govt. of Odisha)
    11.Compiled and Edited the course materials for QIP sponsored two-week short-term Training Programme on “Modeling, Analysis and Control of Micro-Grid (MACMG), 25/06/2018 to 07/07/2018”.
  • Seminar/ Symposia/ Short term Course organized

    1. AICTE sponsored two-week short-term Training Programme on “Intelligent Systems & Their Applications to Modern Power Networks”, May 14th- May 26th, 2001.
    2. AICTE sponsored two-week short-term Training Programme on “Architecture, Programming and Applications of Advanced Microprocessors and Microcontrollers”, March 15th - March 27th, 2004.
    3.National Seminar on “Power Quality Issues and its Applications” sponsored by Industries Department, Govt. of Orissa, 9th February, 2002.
    4. International Conference on “Renewable Energy Technology ” organized by IIMT, Bhubaneswar, 18th -19th, December, 2011.
    5.National Conference on Recent Advances and Innovations in Electrical Engineering (RAIEE-2014) Sponsored by TEQIP-II, MHRD, Govt. of India, 6th-7th, April, 2014.
    6.QIP sponsored one-week short-term Training Programme on “Modeling and Simulation of Hybrid Power Generation System (MSHPGS)”, 14th-19th, December, 2015.
    7.TEQIP-II sponsored one-day Workshop on “Quality Management in Technical Education”, 13th December, 2015.
    8.TEQIP-II sponsored Workshop on “Skill Development Programme”, 27th June -2nd July, 2016.
    9.Patent Information Centre, Science & Technology Department, Govt. of Odisha sponsored one-day Workshop on “Awareness Generation on Intellectual Property Rights (IPR)”, 23rd March, 2017.
    10.TEQIP-II sponsored Workshop on “Skill Development Programme”, 3rd July -8th July, 2017.
    11.QIP Sponsored two-week short-term Training Programme on “Modeling, Analysis and Control of Micro-Grid (MACMG)”, 25th June- 7th July, 2018.
  • Extra Responsibility

    Dean of Faculty/ Principal
    1.Principal, College of Engineering and Technology, Bhubaneswar (A constituent College of BPUT, Odisha) from 2011 to 2013.
    2.First Principal, Parala Maharaja Engineering College, Berhampur
    (A constituent College of BPUT, Odisha), 2009.
    3.Dean, Centre for Distance & Continuing Education (CDCE), VSSUT, Burla from 2015 to 2018.
    4.Dean, Sponsored Research & Industrial Consultancy (SRIC) and Continuing Education Programme(CEP), VSSUT, Burla from 2014 to 2015.
    5.Dean, Faculty of Engineering, BPUT, Odisha from 2011 to 2013.
    6.Dean, Faculty of Architecture, BPUT, Odisha from 2011 to 2013.
    7.First Dean, Students’ Welfare, VSSUT, Burla from 2009 to 2011.
    Member of Board of Management/ Executive Council
    1.Governing Body of Sambalpur University Institute of Information Technology (SUIIT), Sambalpur University from 2019.
    2.Board of Management, VSSUT, Burla from 2015 to 2018.
    3.Board of Management, Biju Patnaik University of Technology (BPUT), Odisha from 2011 to 2013.
    4.Board of Management, VSSUT, Burla from 2009 to 2011.
    5.Executive Council of Sambalpur University Institute of Information Technology (SUIIT), Sambalpur University from 2008 to 2011.
    Member of Academic Council
    1.Silicon Institute of Technology Bhubaneswar, an Autonomus College of BPUT, Odisha from 2018 till date.
    2.Centurion University of Management and Technology, Bhubaneswar, from 2015 till date.
    3.VSSUT, Burla from 2014 to 2018.
    4.BPUT, Odisha from 2011 to 2013.
    5.VSSUT, Burla from 2009 to 2011.
    6.Academic Committee, University College of Engineering (UCE), Burla from 2003 to 2005.
    7.Academic Committee, G.M. Autonomous College, Sambalpur from 2002 to 2004.
    8.Sambalpur University, Burla from 2001 to 2003.
    Head of Department
    1.Electrical Engineering, UCE, Burla from 2001 to 2003.
    2.Training & Placement Department, UCE, Burla from 2006 to 2009.
    3.Master of Computer Applications (MCA), UCE, Burla from 2004 to 2006.
    4.Quality Improvement Programme (QIP) Centre, VSSUT, Burla from 2014 to 2018.
    Chairman, Board of Studies
    1.Electrical Engg., UCE, Burla from 2001 to 2003.
    2.Master of Computer Applications, UCE, Burla from 2004 to 2006.
    Member, Board of Studies
    1.Electrical Engg./Electrical & Electronics Engg. of BPUT, Odisha from 2019 till date.
    2.College of Engineering and Technology (CET) Bhubaneswar, an Autonomus College of BPUT, Odisha from 2018 till date.
    3.Indira Gandhi Institute of Technology (IGIT), Sarang, an Autonomus College of Govt. of Odisha from 2018 till date.
    4.Centurion University of Management and Technology, Bhubaneswar from 2018 till date.
    5.Silicon Institute of Technology Bhubaneswar, an Autonomus College of BPUT, Odisha from 2018 till date.
    6.Electrical Engg. & EEE, VSSUT, Burla from 2013 to 2015.
    7.Electrical Engg., VSSUT, Burla from 2009 to 2011.
    8.Combined Board of Studies (Engg. Stream), Biju Patnaik University of Technology, Orissa from 2008 to 2011.
    9.Combined Board of Studies (Engg. Stream), Biju Patnaik University of Technology, Odisha, 2009-2010.
    10.Board of Study in Information Technology, Electronics & Tele-Comm. Engg., Sambalpur University, Burla from 2007 to 2009.
    11.M.Sc. Computer Science, Sambalpur University from 2005 to 2008.
    12.Computer Sc. & Engg., UCE, Burla from 2004 to 2007.
    13.Electrical Engg., UCE, Burla from 2004 to 2007.
    14.Information & Communication Technology, Fakir Mohan University, Balasore from 2004 to 2006.
    15.M.Sc. Computer Science, M.C.A,  Sambalpur University, Burla from 2002 to 2005.
    16.BCA, MCA, PGDCA Programmes, Directorate of Distance Education, Sambalpur University from 2001 to 2004.
    17.M.Sc. Computer Science, G.M. Autonomous College, Sambalpur from 2001 to 2004.
    18.Engineering Stream, Sambalpur University, Burla from 2000 to 2002.
    State Govt. and Central Govt. appointments
    1.Vice-Chairman, Examination Committee, State Council for Technical and Vocational Education, Odisha, 2011-2013.
    2.Chairman, Joint Entrance Examination-2007, Orissa.
    3.Vice-chairman, Examination Sub-Committee, Joint Entrance Examination, Orissa State (Engg.& Medical)-2002.
    4.Member, Admission Sub-Committee, Joint Entrance Examination, Orissa State ( Engg. & Medical)-2000.
    5.Member/Chairman, NAAC Pear Team Visits for institutional Accreditation from 2018 till date
    5.AICTE Expert Member for Degree level and Diploma level Institutions from 2007 till date.
    6.Subject Expertfor various selection committees conducted by Odisha Public Service Commission (OPSC) from 2012.
    7.Expert Memberof Syllabus Committee, Odisha Public Service Commission (OPSC) from 2017.
    8.Chancellor Nominee for selection of faculty members of various Universities of Odisha from 2015.
    9.Government Nominee for selection of faculty members of various Universities of Odisha from 2012.
    10.Expert Member for various selection committees conducted by Public Service Commission, Chattisgarh from 2015.
    11.State Coordinator for the state of Odisha to prepare a state-specific plan for Technical Education in India appointed by AICTE-MHRD, New Delhi (2018).
    Others
    1.Project Coordinator, Biju Patnaik e-Learning Centre, VSSUT Burla from 2018 to till date.
    2.Coordinator, National Doctoral Fellowship (NDF), VSSUT Burla from 2017-2018.
    3.Chairman, Facility Management Service (FMS), VSSUT, Burla from 2018 to till date.
    4.Member, Research Progress Evaluation Committee (RPEC), VSSUT Burla from 2018 to till date.
    5.Member, Advisory Committee, Central Library, VSSUT, Burla from 2019 to till date.
    6.Member, University Central Purchase Processing Committee (UCPPC), VSSUT, Burla from 2018 till date.
    7.Member, University Prospective Panning Committee (UPPC), VSSUT, Burla from 2015 to 2017.
    8.Member, Academic Audit Committee, VSSUT, Burla from 2015 till date.
    9.Member, Internal Quality Assurance Cell (IQAC), VSSUT, Burla from 2015 till date.
    10.Chairman, Energy Audit Committee, VSSUT, Burla from 2015 till date.
    11.Convener, NAAC Committee, VSSUT, Burla, 2015-2016.
    12.Convener, NBA Committee, VSSUT, Burla, 2016-2017.
    13.Nodal Officer, Academic Activities, TEQIP-II, VSSUT, Burla. From 2014 to till date.
    14.Chairman, Skill Development Programme, VSSUT, Burla from 2015 to 2017.
    15.Professor Incharge, MOU Work of University, VSSUT, Burla from 2015 to 2017.
    16.Professor Incharge, 1st, 2nd and 3rd Convocation, VSSUT, Burla,2010-2011.
    17.Professor Incharge, 7th, 8th and 9th Convocation, VSSUT, Burla2015-2017.
    18.Chairman, Adhoc Committee (Syllabus Revision), VSSUT, Burla from 2014.
    19.Prof. In-charge, Central Computer Facility, UCE, Burla from August, 2003 to August, 2005.
    20.Prof. In-charge, Central Internet Facility, UCE, Burla from July, 2004 to July, 2008.
    21.Dean, Academic Affairs (In-Charge), VSSUT, Burla from May 2011 July 2011.
    22.Dean, Students’ Affairs (in-Charge), UCE, Burla from April, 2006 to August, 2006.
    23.Asst. Superintendent, South Hostel, UCE, Burla from 1988 to 1990.
    24.Superintendent, East Hostel, UCE, Burla from September, 1999 to August, 2001.
    25.Superintendent, Ladies Hostel, UCE, Burla from October, 2003 to October, 2005.
    26.Chairman, Electrical Maintenance Committee, UCE, Burla from July, 2002 to July, 2004.
    27.Vice-President, Students’ Cultural Association, UCE, Burla (2004).
    28.Vice-President, Galaxy-06, UCE, Burla (2006).
    29.Vice-President, Students’ Dramatic Association, UCE, Burla (2008).
    30.Secretary, Teachers Association of UCE, Burla (2002).
    31.President, Teachers Association of VSSUT, Burla (2017).

  • Other Informations

    1.Short-listed twice (one within top three candidates) by Search-cum-Selection committee appointed by Hon’ble Chancellor and Governor of Odisha for the post of Vice-Chancellor in both the Technical Universities of the state, i.e., Biju Patnaik University of Technology, Odisha and Veer Surendra Sai University of  Technology, Burla in the year November 2017 and January 2018, respectively.
    2.Worked as Vice-Chancellor In-Chargeof VSSUT, Burla in various occasions within 2009 to 2011 and again within 2014 till date.
    3.Worked as Vice-Chancellor In-Charge of BPUT, Odisha in different occasions within 2011 to 2013.
    4.Expert Member, Research Degree Committee, Chattisgarh Swami Vivekanand Technological University, Raipur from 2018 till date.
    5.Member, Technical Committee of Sambalpur University Institute of Information Technology (SUIIT), Sambalpur University from 2018 to till date.
    6.Member, DSC (Engg. Stream), Biju Patnaik University of Technology, Odisha, 2009-2010.
    7.Member, Central Placement Cell, Biju Patnaik University of Technology, Odisha, 2009-2010
    8.Member, Research Committee of University (RCU) of Biju Patnaik University of Technology, Odisha, 2008-2010.
    9.Member, Advisory Committee to the MCA and M.Sc (Computer Science) Courses, Sambalpur University, 2005-2007.
    10.Member, Technical Committee for Implementation of E-Governance at Sambalpur University, 2004-2006.
    11.Member, Board of Conducting Examinations in MCA, G.M. Autonomous College, Sambalpur, 2001-2003.
    12.Ph.D (Engg.) Thesis Examinerof Jadavpur University, Kolkata; NIT, Silchar; G.B.Pant University of Agriculture and Technology, Pant Nagar; JNTU, Kakinada; Pt.Ravi Shankar Shukla University, Raipur; Chattisgarh Swami Vivekanand Technical University, Raipur; Sir C.V.Raman University, Bilaspur; Puduchery University, Puduchery; Sambalpur University, Burla; SOA University, Bhubaneswar; Vel Tech University, Chennai, etc. from 2010 till date.
    13.M.Tech Thesis Examiner of IIT, Kharagpur from 2019.

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