Mrs. Pragati Gupta has more than 25 years of experience. She has completed her B.E. with silver jubilee merit award for securing highest marks in BE examination of Dibrugarh University. She got VJTI Gold Medal for securing highest marks in M.Tech., 2010. She has industrial as well as teaching experience. Currently she is working as Assistant Professor at VJTI, Matunga and pursuing Ph.D. in Electrical Engg. from IIT, Bombay. Her area of research is Wide Area Measurement system using Phasor Measurement Units.
11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.
Prof. Pranita Chavan
B.E. Electrical, MTech Electrical, Ph.D. Pursuing (IIT Bombay)
The webinar on the topic, “Wide Area Measurement System (WAMS) in Power Systems using PMUs” was organized under student chapter IEI and special interest Group Power System for all the undergraduate Engineering students. The main objective of the webinar is to get brief idea about new concept of WAMS and its application in power system. Prof. Aamir Shaikh introduced the Speaker and Session started.
The guest made the session very interactive. She has started the session with basic concept of power system. She gave detailed history and overview of National Grid with their MW capacity and also, the HVAC, HVDC transmission system detailed overview. Then she shifted the presentation towards introduction of WAMS, its significance and application in power system. The concept of WAMS and PMUs were explained with application in power system protection. The session was really informative and students gained the knowledge of new area WAMS which will help them for selecting Project topic in future. The session was carried out through the online Google Meet platform around 65 Students and faculty participated enthusiastically.
The session ended with a vote of thank speech given by Prof. Pranita Chavan. The feedback link circulated among the participants and E-certificates were provided.