DEPARTMENT OF EEE
Dr. A.V. NARESH BABU is a Professor and Head of the Electrical & Electronics Engineering Department. He obtained PhD in Power Systems from Jawaharlal Nehru Technological University-Kakinada in 2013. He received M.Tech in Power Systems from Jawaharlal Nehru Technological University-Kakinada in 2007, B.Tech degree in Electrical & Electronics Engineering from RVR&JC College of Engineering, Guntur in 2003.
He has a teaching experience of 20 years. He started his career in DVR and Dr HS MIC College of Technology in 2003 as Assistant Professor. Also, he worked as Associate Professor and Professor in the same institute. Presently he is working as Professor and Head in EEE Department at VVIT.
His research includes FACTS controllers, power electronics applications to power systems, optimization techniques and power system operation & control. He has published 51 National/International Journals & Conferences. His research work has been published in international journals like Elsevier, ACTA press, ELEKTRIKA etc.., and IEEE international conferences. He is also the reviewer for repute journals
He has extensive experience in power systems. He supervised and mentored undergraduate and post graduate students. Also, he is supervising research scholars. Some of his achievements are best paper award in IEEE International Conference in 2012, best research scholar award in 2013, IEI Young Engineers National Award in 2014,best paper award in National Conference in 2014 &2015,best paper award in International Conference (IMME17). He got an AICTE seminar grant of Rs.1,00,000 in 2017 and AICTE STTP grant of Rs.2,96,667 in 2020. He is a member of IEEE, life member of ISTE,IEI,IAENG,ISRD and ISSE.
The Department of Electrical and Electronics Engineering has been playing a vital role in producing technologists of highest calibre ever since it was established in the year 2007. The department runs one under-graduate programme and one post-graduate programme (M.Tech. – Power Electronics and Electric Drives) to cater to the ever challenging needs of technical excellence in all areas of Electrical Engineering such as Power systems, Control Systems & Power Electronics.
The department is lead by Dr.A.V Naresh Babu as head of the department. The department is regularly conducting seminars, guest lectures, workshops and technical symposiums on latest technologies. The students used visit industries regularly frequently to enhance their technical knowledge.
The Department has obtained DST project worth Rs.31,19,600 and a seminar grant of Rs.5,00,000. The College Academic Council and Board of Studies of the department strive to provide quality education with most advanced curriculum to make the students industry ready as well as excel in the contemporary business world.
The Department has obtained Centre of Excellence (Automachine lab, Energy systems and studies lab, Process instrumentation and Mechatronics lab) with SIEMENS sanctioned by APSSDC, Andhra Pradesh Government. The students of the department will be placed in industries directly through COE. The other college students also trained at COE.
To nurture young and fresh minds into disciplined and globally competent technocrats with ethical values to excel in the arena of Electrical and Electronics Engineering leading to sustainable development of society.
- To produce qualified engineers with technical knowledge and innovative skills to cater the dynamic requirements in the field of Electrical and Electronics Engineering.
- To provide state-of-the-art resources that contribute to achieve excellence in teaching-learning, research and development activities
- To produce graduates with leadership and Entrepreneurship qualities.
- To maximize industry exposure to the students through short-term training in power plants as well as field visits, hands on exposure to the industry.
- Ensure that our students are well trained in interpersonal skills, team work, professional ethics, environmental awareness and participate in professional society activities.