Associate Professor, Department of Electrical Engineering
Electrical Engineering Department
Jadavpur University,
Kolkata 700 032, India
Tel: +91 33 2414 6948
Fax:+91 33 2414 6184
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Ph.D. 2015 Jadavpur University
M.E.E. 2003 Jadavpur University
B.E.E. 2000 B.E.College (D.U.)

Teaching Experience (3)
Name Of The Institution Position Held Period

Jadavpur University Associate Professor 2017, November 14 to Till Date
Jadavpur University Assistant Professor 2006, August 1 to 2017, November 14
Birbhum Institute of Engineering & Technology Assistant Professor 2004, March 14 to 2006, July 31
Industrial Experience (0)
Field of Specialization
Power System & High Voltage Engineering
Courses Taught/Teaching
BEE Courses: High Voltage Engineering

MEE Courses: High Voltage Equipment
Research Area
Professional Experience :

Treasurer of IEEE Dielectrics and Electrical Insulation Chapter, Kolkata since 2015.

Treasurer of IEEE Power and Energy Chapter, Kolkata since 2015.
Conference Papers Published (20)
Title of the paper Conference Year Role Vol Number-Page Name

Investigation of Charge Trapping Behavior of LDPE using De-trapping Characteristics IEEE Seventh POWER INDIA International Conference (PIICON) 2016 N Haque, S Dalai, S Chakravorti and B Chatterjee -
Biogeography Based PI Controller for Unified Power Quality Conditioner Proceedings of the First International Conference on Control, Measurement and Instrumentation (CMI) 2016 AK Maity, R Pratihar, Shayak Sadhu & S. Dalai -
Identification and Localization of Series and Shunt Faults along a Transormer Winding using Rough Set Classifier aided with S-Transform 19th National Power System Conference (NPSC-2016) 2016 N. R. Choudhury, A. Baug, A. Kumar, R. Ghosh & S. Dalai -
Localization of Single and Multiple Partial Discharge Sources based on Sequence of Arrival and Level of Amplitude of Acoustic Emissions 19th National Power System Conference (NPSC-2016) 2016 A. Baug, N. R. Choudhury, R. Ghosh, B. Chatterjee & S. Dalai -
Development of a Low-Cost Field Detector Unit for Safety of Operating Personnel in Low Tension Line 3rd International Conference on Foundations and Frontiers in Communication, Computer and Electrical Engineering 2016 (C2E2-2016) 2016 Tushar Subhra Biswas, Arnab Baug, Riddhi Ghosh, Biswendu Chatterjee, Sovan Dalai -
Journal Papers Published (10)
Title of the paper Journal of publication Year Role Vol Number-Page Name

Studies on the Effect of Temperature on the Charge Trapping and De-trapping Processes of Polymeric Insulators through Depolarization Current Measurements IEEE Transactions on Dielectrics and Electrical Insulation 2017 N.Haque, S.Dalai, B.Chatterjee and S.Chakravorti Vol. 24, Issue 3-1896-1904
Investigations on Charge Trapping and De-trapping Properties of Polymeric Insulators through Discharge Current Measurements IEEE Transactions on Dielectrics and Electrical Insulation 2017 N.Haque, B.Chatterjee, S.Chakravorti and S.Dalai Vol. 24, Issue 1-583-591
A Method for the Localization of Partial Discharge Sources using Partial Discharge Pulse Information from Acoustic Emissions IEEE Transactions on Dielectrics and Electrical Insulation 2017 R Ghosh, B Chatterjee and S Dalai Vol. 24, Issue 1-237-245
Development of a Pollution Flashover Model for 11kV Porcelain and Silicon Rubber Insulator by Using COMSOL Multiphysics Electrical Engineering Journal, Springer 2017 Apu Banik, Abhik Mukherjee and S.Dalai DOI 10.1007/s00202-017-0520-8-
Reducing Frequency Domain Spectroscopy Measurement Time for Condition monitoring of Oil-Paper Insulation using Non-sinusoidal Excitations IET Science, Measurement & Technology 2017 S.Chatterjee, A.K. Pradhan, S.Dalai, B.Chatterjee and S.Chakravorti Vol. 11, Issue 2-204 - 212
Books Published (0)
Awarded By Award Name Year

POWERGRID & IIT Delhi POSOCO PowerSystem Award 2016 - Doctoral Category 2016
MHRD, GOI GATE Scholarship : 2012-2013 2013
Ph.D. Thesis Guidance (2)
Name Of The Scholar Title Of The Thesis Co-Superviser Status Year

Mr. N. Haque Investigations on Some Aspects of Charge Trapping in Dielectrics used in High Voltage Systems Prof. S. Chakravorti Ongoing
Suhas Deb Investigations on the degree of contamination in transmission line insulators by modern classification techniques Ongoing
M.Phil. Thesis Guidance (0)
MASTER Thesis Guidance (16)
Name Of The Scholar Title Of The Thesis Co-Superviser Year

Alamgir Hossain Studies on the effect of aging in rotating machine insulation based on dielectric response analysis 2017
Sounak Nandi Performance evaluation of mineral oil and natural ester impregnated cellulose, based on dielectric response analysis 2017
Sayantan Das Estimation of Metal Oxide Surge Arrester Degradation Using Leakage Current Signature Analysis 2017
Arnab Baug Rough set based identification and classification of single and multiple partial discharge sources 2016
Niladri Ray Choudhury S-transform aided Rough set theory based identification and localization of Series and Shunt faults along the transformer winding 2016
Project Works (2)
Project Title Worked As Funding Agency Amount Duration Period Status

Feasibility Study on the use of Bio-degradable Oils as Transformer Insulation Principal Investigator DST, GOI 19.09L 3 Years 2017 to  Ongoing
An advanced method for insulation condition monitoring using Accelerated Dielectric Response Measurement Co-Investigator DST, GOI 54L 3 Years 2014 to  Ongoing
Patents (0)
Collaborative Programs (1)
Program Name Name Of The Collaborator Year

Worked in the area of Power System and High Voltage Engineering Prof. Dr. -Ing. Michael Finkel in University of Applied Sciences in Augsburg, Germany 2016
InviteLectures (3)
Title Organised By Venue Year

Computational & Simulation Tools (CAST) in Electrical Engineering St. Thomas College of Engineering & Technology Kolkata 2017
Sustainable Development in Electrical and Instrumentation Engineering Murshidabad College of Engineering & Technology, Berhampore Murshidabad 2016
Substation Design and Earthing in Non Residential Short Term Course on Electro - Technology CESC Limited 2014
Membership Of Learned Societies (1)

Member of IEEE since February 6, 2012.
Orientation/Refresher/QIP CourseAttended/Organized (2)
Program Name Organised By Venue Year

Soft Computing & Nano-Technology in High Voltage Engineering Lecture Classes and related Laboratory Session in AICTE sponsored SDP NERIST, Arunachal Pradesh 2012
LabVIEW TM and PIC Microcontroller Applications Power and Energy Chapter, IEEE Calcutta Section in collaboration with Electrical Engineering Department, Jadavpur University 2010
Seminar/Conference/Workshop (0)
Session chaired (0)
Professional Society Activity (0)
Consultancy work / Testing (3)
Work Title Organization Name Amount Year

Checking of attenuator and signal cable Aditya Birla Insulators 92000 2017
Dielectric Strength Measurement of Jute Fabric Samples ICAR - National Institute of Research on Jute Allied Fibre Technology 20000 2016
Design and Energy measurement of Capacitor Spark Discharge M/s Sigma Control Systems 33281 2010
Other Notable Activities (0)