Prof. Nirali Rathod

Designation : Assistant Professor (Regular)
Experience : 22 Years

Email Id :
Contact No :02692-274540-Extn: 244


Prof.Nirali Rathod has received his Masters Degree in Electrical Engineering ( Automatic Control and Robotics ) from M S University , Vadodara in the year of 2010 and BE in Electrical Engineering from SP University in the year of 2001. She joined SVIT, Vasad in 2001 and currently working as Assistant Professor in Electrical Engineering Department. She is pursuing PhD from Gujarat Technological University, Ahmedabad. Her research area of interest is state of art technology in electrical engineering, Electrical Machines, Electromagnetics, Control System, Wide Area Measurements, Power system State Estimation etc. During his academic carrier she guided about 18 BE and 8 ME students. He has published 12 research papers in various journals and conferences ( International & National).

Current Activities:

Teaching UG Courses in Electrical Engineering. Guiding BE students. Life time member of ISTE.

Specialization Areas:

Control Systems, Modern control systems, Microprocessor and interfacing, State Estimation, Electromagnetics, Electrical Machines

Subject Taught (UG):

Control Systems, Modern control systems, Microprocessor and interfacing, State Estimation, Electromagnetics, Electrical Machines


Qualification Specialization University Passing year Class
Ph. D. (Pursuing) Power System state estimation Gujarat Technological University, Gandhinagar -- -
ME Electrical Engineering The Maharaja Sayajirao University of Baroda 2010 Distinction
BE Electrical Engineering Sardar Patel University, V.V.Nagar 2001 First Class

My Experience

  • 10-09-2001 - Till Date
  • Assistant Professor
  • Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel Institute of Technology, Vasad


International Conference :

    N.A.Rathod, H.H.Patel, S.R.Joshi, "Distributed Hybrid State Estiamtion with Ill Conditioning of Sub-areas", ICPS-2019, MNIT, Jaipur

International Journal :

    • N.A.Rathod, H.H.Patel, S.R.Joshi, " Performance Copmarison of Different Approaches for State Estimation using RTU and Phasor  Measurements, Journal of Intrnational Review on Electrical Engineering
    • N.A.Rathod, S.K,Shah , "Fuzzy Decision based Soft Multi Agent Controller for Speed Control of 3 Phase Induction Motor", International Journal of Soft Computing, ISSC, volume 2, pp.46-54, 2011, ISSN-2229-6735

National Journal :

    • N.A.Rathod,, “Performance Comparison of Fuzzy Logic based Indirect Vector Control of 3 Phase Induction Motor with Classical PI Controller”, IEEMA Journal, ISSN-0970-2946

International Conferences :

    • N.A.Rathod, S.K,Shah, “Multi Agent Implementation for Optimal speed Control of Three Phase Induction Motor”, First International conference , ACITY, Springer, Chennai, India, July 2011
    • Gohil Pritesh, N.A.Rathod, “PI Controller Parameter Optimization Using Genetic Algorithm for Indirect Vector Controlled Induction Motor Drive”, Afro-Asia International Conference on Science, Engineering & Technology, AAICSET, GEC, Bharuch, 27-28 March, 2015
    • Parmar Nayan, N.A.Rathod, “Performance Comparison of Passive Hybrid Filter and Active Filter for Current and Voltage Harmonic Reduction in Distribution System”, Afro-Asia International Conference on Science, Engineering & Technology AAICSET, GEC, Bharuch, 27-28 March, 2015
    • Divy Desai, N.A.Rathod, “Design of Power Control Strategy for PMSG based Variable Speed Wind Turbine” Innovations in Power & Advanced Computing Technologies, i-PACT-2019
    • Mansi Patel, N.A.Rathod , “Electrical Power Distribution Design & Voltage Profile Improvement for Metro Railway Station” World Conference on Smart Trends in Systems, Security and Sustainability (WorldS4), London,U.K, 2020
    • N.A.Rathod, H.H.Patel, S.R.Joshi, “Distributed Hybrid State Estimation with Ill Conditioning of Sub Area”, International Conference on Power Sysetm, ICPS , December-2019
    • N.A.Rathod, H.H.Patel, S.R.Joshi, “ Implementing Two Stage Hybrid State Estimation with Various Approaches”, International Conference on Smart Grid and Energy System , SGES-2020, November 2020

National Conference :

    • Sandhya Nair, N.A.Rathod, “Contingency Analysis For Grid Planning”, International Conference on Intelligent System and Signal Processing (ICISSP-2017) , GCET, V.V.Nagar
    • Grishma Waghela, N.A.Rathod, “Design Optimization of Three Phase Induction Motor using Genetic Algorithm” DDIT,Nadiad-2017
    • N.A.Rathod, C.D.Kotwal, “Multi Agent approach for VVO in Smart Grid-Overview”, PEPCCI, SVIT, Vasad, January 2012

International Conference :

    N.A.Rathod, H.H.Patel, S.R.Joshi, "Implementing Two Stage Hybrid State Estimation with Various Approaches", SGES-2020, Perth, Australia


Academic Activities

Expert Talk Delivered :

    • A Webinar on “Power Factor Basics & Its Importance in Electrical Engineering” on date 22 May, 2020.

STTP Attended :

    • A STTP on “Future Energy Mix & Issues in Interconnection with Grid” at SCET, Surat from 9-13 May, 2005
    • A STTP on “ Programmable Logic Controller”  at SVIT, Vasad from 24-29 September, 2007
    • A STTP on “LABVIEW: Recent Trends in Automation” at SVIT, Vasad from 12-16 July, 2010
    • A STTP on “Recent Trends in Power System” at SVIT, Vasad from 24-25 January, 2011
    • A STTP on “Signals and Systems” organized by IIT Kharagpur from2-12 January ,2014
    • A STTP on Wide Area Power System Monitoring, Protection & Control at IIT, Roorkee,from 12-16 December,2016
    • A STTP on “Familiarization & Overview of Power Plant (IST) at SIROTEC, SIEMENS, Vadodara from 12-13 December,2019
    • A STTP on “Sustainable Energy Recent Trends and Applicatio” from 5-10 October, 2020

Workshop/Seminar Attended :

    • Workshop on “Modelling & Simulation” at SVIT, Vasad 28-29 January,2004
    • Workshop on “Advanced Power System” at SVIT, Vasad from 22-24 August,2013
    • Workshop on “MATLAB” at SVIT,Vasad 11-13 December, 2007
    • Attended four weeks course on Courserea on “Electrical Power System”.
    • Microgrids: Configurations, Control, Synchronizations and Applications organized by HIOKI 25 May,2020
    • Top five reasons to switch to digitally- integrated power transformer organized by ABB on 27 May, 2020
    • Transformer Dieelectric Fluid Technology organized by IEEE PES Gujarat Chapter on 27 May,2020

Workshops Organized :

    • One day workshop on “Innovations in Substations and Hands -on  on NEPLAN”  dated 7 September,2019
    • One day workshop on “Power Grids High Voltage”  dated 28 August, 2018
    • Workshop on “Advanced Control  System, dated 22-25 January, 2012
    • Co-ordinator of Workshop on “Control System” organized by IIT Kharagpur in December 2014

Expert Talk Organized :

    • Expert Talk on “Power System – Generation, Transmission Scenario in Gujarat” dated 25 July, 2015
    • Expert Talk on “EPC industry -A diverse career option”  dated 8 March, 2015
    • Expert Talk on “Transformer Design dated 8 September,2015
    • Expert Talk on “How to crack IES dated 28 January, 2016
    • Expert Talk on “High Voltage Engineering dated 3 March, 2016
    • Expert Talk on “PLC, Protocols, Controller Arduino dated 4 March 2016
    • Expert Talk on “Application of Electromagnetics dated 4 March, 2016
    • Expert Talk on “Power Plant Engineering dated 10 February, 2017
    • Expert Talk on “Black out and Mock drill for Hydro Power Station and Gas Insulated Substation dated 13 February, 2017
    • Expert Talk on “Power System Protection  dated 31 July, 2017
    • Expert Talk on “Energy Audit dated 2 January, 2018
    • Expert Talk on “P,PI,PID Control Techniques and Applications of PID controllers in Electrical Machines” dated on 28 July,2018
    • Expert Talk on “Motivation” dated 1 August, 2018
    • Expert Talk on “Power Grid High Voltage dated 1 September, 2018
    • Expert Talk on “Induction Motor Design, 3 January 2019
    • Expert Talk on “Power Electronics dated 4 January, 2019
    • Expert Talk on “Electricity Market Restructuring dated 5 April, 2019
    • Importance of High voltage in overhead transmission system and power flow in AC Transmission Lines” dated 27 February , 2020