About 20th NPSC-2018

The National Power Systems Conference (NPSC) has been India's premier conference in the area of power engineering since 1981. It is a biennial conference providing a platform for researchers and engineers from Academia,Industry and Utility to exchange their ideas, and experiences. The event is an excellent opportunity for fostering academic and industrial collaborations. The “20th National Power Systems Conference- NPSC 2018 ” will be organized by the Department of Electrical and Electronics Engineering, National Institute of Technology, Tiruchirappalli, Tamilnadu, India during 14th-16th December 2018.

With the theme of “Towards a sustainable energy future through efficient, smart and green technologies”, NPSC 2018 is anticipated to be an engaging journey to bring out new perceptions in the realm of state of art in power engineering for a sustainable energy future.

The conference will feature various plenary talks, panel discussions on state of art in power system technologies and paper presentations. The areas of interest include but not limited to:

  • Future Grids, EMS/SCADA, Wide Area Monitoring and Control, Power System Protection and Security
  • Micro Grids, Renewable Energy System and Grid Integration, Vehicle to Grid technologies, Energy Storage systems, Active Distribution Networks
  • High Power Electronic Devices, Electrical Machine & Drives, Power Quality, Power System Stability and Control
  • Transmission planning, Optimal operation, FACTS Controllers and HVDC systems, New Dielectric and conducting materials
  • Situational Awareness, Smart Sensors, Cyber Physical Systems, Big Data Analytics, Cyber Security, Signal Processing Applications in Power Systems