Department of Electrical & Electronics Engineering is started in the year 2008 with a present intake of 60. The department is heading with an objective to develop industry ready engineers while meeting local industry needs. The department is an integral part of Ashoka Women’s Engineering College, Kurnool. Since inception the department has well experienced and committed faculty, who continuously strive for the benefit of the students and their career development. The strength of the department is its laboratory facilities besides good infrastructure. Faculty of the department continuously encourage/drive students to involve in industrial visits, internships and also provides various training programs to enhance the technical skills of the students. The Department is offering one Post Graduate Program with the specialization in Electrical Power Systems(EPS) with an intake of 18.Active research is going on Power Systems, Power Electronics & Drives and Dynamic Control Systems.
Head of the Department:
Dr. K. Narasimhaiah Achari
Professor & Head
Dr. K.Narasimhaiah Achari received B.Tech. Degree in Electrical and Electronics Engineering from Andhra University, Visakhapatnam, Andhra Pradesh. He obtained M.Tech. Degree in the specialization of Power Electronics from Jawaharlal Nehru Technological University, Hyderabad. And also he awarded Doctor of Philosophy degree in Electrical Engineering from Jawaharlal Nehru Technological University Anantapur, Anantapuramu, Andhra Pradesh.
He has done the research in the specialization of Power Electronic Controlled Drives. His areas of interest are Power Electronics, Electrical Drives and Electric Vehicles. He has published one book chapter and 17 papers in various International Journals and Conferences. Among these one paper in SCI, 3 Patents and 6 papers in Scopus indexed journals published. He is currently acting as a Reviewer for the Springer series journal. He has received best paper award from Dr. Muhummad Harunur Rashid for one of the international conference organized at Coimbatore Institute of technology, Coimbatore, Tamilnadu. He acted as a Session Chair for various International Conferences and delivered guest lecturers in various institutions. He acted as a resource person for various FDP’s in various institutions.
He has 18 years of experience in teaching and various positions. He acted as a Nodal Centre Coordinator, Project Coordinator and IEEE Student Branch Counselor. He has participated in various FDP’s, Conferences, and Workshops at various organizations. He has the memberships in professional bodies like ISTE and IEEE.