Institute of Technology

Prof. Umedbhai Ambaram Patel

Prof. Umedbhai Ambaram Patel

Total Experience 45 Year
Educational Qualification M.E. Electrical (Automation and Control)
Research Area Automation and Control, Power System
General information
Designation Professor
Office Phone 07930642504
Cabin No PG-100

Prof. U. A. Patel is associated with Electrical Engineering Department and Institute of Technology since inception of Institute of Technology. He has total teaching experience of more than 41 years. He has worked as Head of Electrical Engineering Department for more than 11 years. Under his leadership, the Electrical Engineering Programme got 'A' grade by National Board of Accreditation of AICTE, New Delhi in 2001. Under his coordinatorship, Department received the grant of Rs. 5 lacs under the MODROB scheme of AICTE in January 2006 for the modernization of Power Electronics Laboratory. He is working as Chief Coordinator, Examination in Institute of Technology (IT), Nirma University (NU) since inception. He is also working as Head of Student Section - ITNU. He has written three books and have authored eight national and international conference papers.

Current Activities : Professor in Electrical Engineering, In-Charge Head (Student Section of Institute of Technology, Nirma University), Chief Co-ordinator Examination (Institute of Technology, Nirma University since 1995)
Teaching 45 Year 3 Month
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Specialization Areas Automation and Control, Power System
Subject Taught UG Network, Power Systems, Switchgear and Protection, Control System
Subject Taught PG Modern Control Theory, Advanced Protective Relaying & Switchgear

Learning new technologies in protection, Reading.

Prof. Umedbhai Ambaram Patel - Achievements

Prof. Umedbhai Ambaram Patel - Experience

Institute / OrganizationDesignationDuration
L.D.College of EngineeringAssistant Professor October 1972 To November 1995

Prof. Umedbhai Ambaram Patel - Publication



TitleISSN / ISBN No PublisherVolumeYear
Control System Engineering 978-93-83058-01-3Mahajan Publication 1998
Circuits and Networks 978-93-83058-15Mahajan Publication 1997
Elements of Electrical Engineering  Atul Prakashan, Ahmedabad 1996

International Conference

TitleISSN / ISBN No PublisherVolumeYear
Design, Simulation and Experiment of Air cored pulsed electromagnetic coil with induced current analysis  12th International Conference on electrical machines and systems 2009
Design and Development of an off-linefly back converter for low power battery charging application  International conference on electrical energy systems & power electronics in emerging economices 2009
Simulation of three phase diode clamped multilevel inverter for high power ac drives  SPARX 2004,NIT, Warangal 2004
MATLAB simulation of self excited induction generator  All india technical festival, TATHVA, NIT Calicut 2004

National Conference

TitleISSN / ISBN No PublisherVolumeYear
Self excited induction generator: An energy source of future  All India Student Congress at institute of technology, Shivakashi 2004
Simulation of three phase unity power factor rectifier  Resonance 2004 at DDIT , Nadiad 2003
Self excited induction generator: A prominent source of developing countries  International Conference on emerging technology 2003, KIIT, Bhuvaneshwar, orissa 2003
Behavior of self excited generator at trends in electrical engineering  Guru teg bahadur khalsa institute of engineering & technology,Malout, Punjab  

Prof. Umedbhai Ambaram Patel - Qualification

QualificationSpecializationUniversityPassing Year%Class
M.E. Control and Automation Gujarat University L.D. College of Engineering June 1979 85.00Distinction
B.E. Electrical Engineering Gujarat University L.D. College of Engineering June 1972 72.00Distinction

Prof. Umedbhai Ambaram Patel - Activity

Activity TypeActivity TitlePlaceDateFaculty Role
STTP / SDP / FDP / QIP Recent trends in High Voltage Engineering Measurement & Testing Techniques Nirma University, Ahmedabad16/12/2002Coordinator
STTP / SDP / FDP / QIP Recent Trends in Power System Protection Nirma University, Ahmedabad29/11/2004Coordinator
National Conference ISTE Annual Convention Nirma University, Ahmedabad Coordinator
Other Technical Events Indian Science Congress Nirma University, Ahmedabad05/01/2005Coordinator
STTP / SDP / FDP / QIP Switchgear and Controlgear IEEMA,Mumbai21/01/2008Participant
National Workshop Power Quality : issues, monitoring, mitigation Nasik, Maharastra15/06/2005Participant

Prof. Umedbhai Ambaram Patel - PhD Students