Dr. Ramesh L.Chakrasali
Dean Academic Program & R&D
Dr. Ramesh L. Chakrasali is presently working as a Professor in the Department of Electrical & Electronics Engineering, SDM College of Engineering &Technology Dharwad. He obtained his B.E. (Electrical) and M.E. (Digital Electronics) from SDM College of Engineering and Technology, Dharwad, affiliated to Karnataka University, Dharwad. He was awarded his Ph.D. from Visvesvaraya Technological University Belgaum, in the field of renewable energy sources based standalone micro hybrid grid.
Dr. Ramesh Chakrasali has 25 years of teaching experience. He is a fellow of IE (I), IETE and life member of ISTE. His area of interests being power system SCADA, Digital Electronics and Testing and Commissioning of Electrical Equipment and Utilization of Electrical Power. He teaches subjects like Digital Electronics, Digital System Design using VHDL, Computer Networks, and Power System SCADA etc.
Dr. Ramesh has guided more than 40 UG projects and 4 PG projects. Currently 7 students are pursuing their Ph.D. under his guidance in different areas of Electrical and Electronics Engineering.
He has published two papers in Elsevier International Journal and three in other international journals. He also has published one paper in national journal and presented 6 papers in national and international conferences.
He has also authored three books viz Basic Electrical engineering, Testing and Commissioning of Electrical Equipment and Electrical Power Utilization. He has coauthored a book on The Constitution of India and Professional Ethics.
Apart from teaching and research he is a regular speaker on domain specific and general engineering related lectures in several conferences, pedagogical trainings and workshops. He also acted as a resource person in retooling of KPC Engineers and as a coach to AMIE students.
Prof. Chakrasali has worked as a member accreditation team constituted by The Institution of Engineers (India) for Electrical Engineering branch to accredit UG program of an Engineering College. He has worked in various capacities at different universities examination work. Presently he is working as Dean (Research, Development and Consultancy) at SDMCET Dharwad, to enhance the research culture and contribution of SDMCET to the world. He is committee member of The IE (I), DLC, Dharwad.