About TAP Energy


2017 IEEE International (biennial) Conference on “Technological Advancements in Power & Energy– TAP Energy 2017", organized by the Department of Electrical & Electronics Engineering, Amritapuri campus will be held from 21st to 23rd December 2017. The objective of the conference is to provide a platform for researchers, engineers, academicians, as well as industrial experts from all over the world to explore their research results and ideas. The previous edition of 2015 TAP Energy was well received and appreciated by one and all.This conference provides opportunities for the delegates to exchange new ideas, establish research relations and global partnership for future collaborations.


About Amrita University


Amrita University is a multi-campus, multi-disciplinary research institution, ranked as the No. 1 Private University in India by the NIRF (National Institutional Ranking Framework) Rankings 2017 and one of the top 10 in the country overall. It has also been ranked No. 1 by the Times Higher Education and QS World Rankings and is accredited with an ‘A’ grade by NAAC.


The University is spread across five campuses in three states of India - Kerala, Tamil Nadu, and Karnataka, with the University headquarters at Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu. The University continuously collaborates with top US institutions including Ivy League universities and top European universities for regular student exchange programs and has emerged as one of the fastest growing institutions of higher learning in India. The university was founded by Satguru Sri Mata Amritanandamayi Devi (AMMA), who is a world-renowned Humanitarian leader and the Chancellor of the University and it continues to grow from strength to strength under her guidance.Today, Amrita University has a student population of over 16000 + and a faculty strength of 2000+ , including over 300+ faculty members with Ph.D. qualification.


Amrita School of Engineering aims to make its programs the best in the country based on a focused approach with respect to the critical areas of curriculum, teaching-learning, student support, infrastructure and research.


EEE Department Profile


The Department of Electrical & Electronics Engineering, Amritapuri Campus is committed to mould the students for global requirements by providing quality education to meet the needs of the industry. The department has a fine blend of faculty expertise in Power& Energy Systems, Control& Instrumentation, Power Electronics& Drives and Microcontrollers& DSP. The department aims at being a world class centre in Electrical Engineering Education through excellent teaching, applied research and professional services for the benefit of the society. The department has well equipped state-of-art laboratories and research facilities. Research Thrust Areas are in Smart Grid Technologies, Power Quality Improvement, Unmanned Aerial Vehicles, Robotics, Renewable Energy Integration, Hybrid Electric Vehicles & Smart Parks with research funding from DST and SERC. The department focuses on overall development of its students, imparting knowledge and skills through projects, seminar presentations, association activities, internships and industrial visits. Value education and professional ethics are also an integral part of the curriculum. EEE department in Amritapuri campus started functioning from 2005 onwards with B. Tech degree course in Electrical & Electronics Engineering. The department started its first M.Tech programme in Power & Energy in 2011 and later M.Tech programme in Control and Instrumentation in 2014.