IICPE 2018 is being organized under the aegis of IEEE PES-IAS Delhi Chapter as well as IEEE PELS-IES Delhi Chapter from December 13th to 15th, 2018 at Malaviya National Institute of Technology, Jaipur. The conference is co-sponsored by IEEE and MNIT. It aims to provide a premier platform for electrical engineers, researchers, scientists and academician in universities, research centers and industry to present their work and to share experiences and ideas in the areas of power electronics, and its applications in drives, transportation and railway electric traction, power system operation and control, smart grid, HVDC, FACTS etc. In view of the changing scenario under restructured power system, drives and transportation, the conference aims to put together the experts from these areas to disseminate their knowledge and experience for working towards smart grid and energy sustainability in the years to come.
The topics of interest for IICPE-2018 include (but are not limited to) the following:
Malaviya National Institute of Technology is one of the premier NITs of India, fully funded by Ministry of Human Resource Development (MHRD), Government of India. The institute was established in 1963 with the name as Malaviya Regional Engineering College, Jaipur as a joint venture of the Government of India and the Government of Rajasthan, Subsequently; on June 26, 2002 the college has been given the status of National Institute of Technology and on 15 August 2007, Proclaimed Institute of National Importance through Act of Parliament. MNIT is a premier engineering institution of India and is placed under 5th ranking by various ranking agencies including SCImago institutes ranking among National Institutes of Technology. Research in the institute is sponsored by major government agencies which include Ministry of Communication & IT, Govt. of India, Council of Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR), Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO) and the Department of Science and Technology (DST). Its campus spreads over 325 acres of area in the central location of Jaipur city. It imaginatively presents a spectacle of harmony in modern architecture, and natural beauty which enthralls and inspires. The campus of the institute consists of the institute buildings, halls of residence and staff colony. The Institute offers undergraduate and postgraduate (B.Tech., B.Arch., M.Tech., M. Plan., M.Sc., MBA and Ph.D.) programmes to about 4500 students in leading field of Engineering, Technology, Architecture, Management and Sciences. The institute is actively engaged in research, consultancy and developmental activities, beside imparting regular teaching. More than 12,000 students have already been graduated since its establishment.