S. C. Srivastava

PhD (IIT Delhi)

Director, IIT Kanpur-La Trobe University Research Academy
Professor, Departement of Electrical Engineering

Research Interest

  • Power system dynamics & stability studies
  • Optimal power dispatch and state estimation
  • Security analysis and control
  • Smart grid
  • Wide area monitoring & control of power system
  • Power system restructuring and technical issues in electricity market
  • Renewable Integration, DC and AC micro-grid


  • PhD, Electrical Engineering, Indian Institute of Technology, Delhi, 1987
  • B.Tech, Electrical Engineering, Institute of Technology
    Banaras Hindu University, Varanasi, 1976



  • Anju Meghwani, Suresh C Srivastava and Saikat Chakrabarti, “Local Measurement-Based Technique For Estimating Fault Location In Multi-Source DC Microgrids”, Accepted for publication in IET Generation, Transmission & Distribution, Vol. 12, Issue 13, 2018, pp. 3305-3313.

  • V. Vignesh, S. Chakrabarti, and S.C. Srivastava, “A Robust Decentralized Wide Area Damping Controller for Wind Generators and FACTS Controllers Considering Load Model Uncertainties”, IEEE Trans. on Smart Grid, Vol.9, No.1, January 2018, pp. 360-372.

  • A. Sharma, S.C. Srivastava, and S. Chakrabarti," An Extension of Common Information Model for Power System Multi Area State Estimation", IEEE Systems Journal, Vol. 11, No. 3, September 2017, pp.1692-1701.

  • A. Sharma, S.C. Srivastava, and S. Chakrabarti," A Cubature Kalman Filter Based Power System Dynamic State Estimator", IEEE Transactions on Instrumentation & Measurement, Vol.66, No.8, August 2017, pp. 2036-2045.

  • Rahul Ranjan Jha, S.C. Srivastava, and Mahesh Kumar, “Development of Control Schemes for a Cluster of PV Integrated Houses in Islanded Mode”, IET Renewable Power Generation, Vol.11, Issue 7, 2017, pp. 903-911.

  • Anju Meghwani, S.C. Srivastava, and S. Chakrabarti, “A Non-Unit Protection Scheme for DC Microgrid Based on Local Measurements”, IEEE Trans. on Power Delivery, Vol. 32, No. 1, Feb 2017, pp.172-181.

  • A. Sharma, S.C. Srivastava, and S. Chakrabarti, “Testing and Validation of Power System Dynamic State Estimators using Real Time Digital Simulator (RTDS)", IEEE Trans. on Power Systems, Vol. 31, No. 3, May 2016, pp.2338-2347.

  • V. Vignesh, S. Chakrabarti, and S.C .Srivastava, "Load Modelling Under Unbalanced Disturbances”, IEEE Power Engineering Society Letter in IEEE Trans. Power Systems, Vol. 31, No. 2, March 2016, pp. 1661-1662.

  • A. Sharma, S.C.Srivastava, and S. Chakrabarti, “An Iterative Multi-area State Estimation Approach Using Area Slack Bus Adjustment”, IEEE Systems Journal, Vol. 10, No. 1, March 2016, pp. 69-77.

  • A. Sharma, S.C.Srivastava, and S. Chakrabarti, “Multi-Agent-Based Dynamic State Estimator for Multi-Area Power System”, IET Proc. on Generation, Transmission & Distribution, Vol.10, Issue 1, January 2016, pp. 131-141.

  • 'Malaviya Award for Excellence in Power Systems' for outstanding contributions in Power Engineering during 20th National Power Systems Conference, NPSC 2018, NIT Tirchy , 14-16 December, 2018.

  • Member of R&D Advisory Committee of NETRA, NTPC since July 2018.

  • Serving as Chairman of the Expert Committee on Mission Innovation in Smart Grids, formed by DST, New Delhi since 2018.

  • “Prof GK Dubey Memorial IEEE UP Section Life Time Achievement Award 2016” during 3rd UPCON 2016 at IIT BHU, Varanasi, India, December 10, 2016.

  • “The Life time Achievement Award for Academic Excellence and Furthering the Cause of Technical Education’ during International Conference on Emerging Trends in Electrical, Electronics & Sustainable Energy Systems (ICETEESES-16), KNIT Sultanpur, India, March 11-12, 2016.

  • Member, Academic Council, Netaji Subhash Technical Institute (NSIT) New Delhi, since September 2017.



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