Dr. L.Ashok Kumar
Department of EEE
PSG College of Technology

Though fate is against fulfillment
Hard labour has ready payment
(619) - Thirukural

Awards :
  • Recipient of
    1. Recipient of Outstanding Researcher & Scholar Icon 2017 under the research area of Electrical & Electronics Engineering from Jupiter Scholar Awards for Excellence in Research (JSAER – Gratis Award).
    2. Best Project Award (ME – PED) – 2017 Modeling and Simulation of Multi-Level VFD for 4 MW Three Phase Induction Motor Using Sliding Mode Control.
    3. BHAVAN Fellow selected by Indo US Science and Technology Forum, DST to pursue Postdoctoral Research at San Diego State University, California.
    4. PSG Teacher of the Year Award for the Academic contribution towards the development of the Institution on 6th September 2016.
    5. Indian Association of Energy Management Professionals (IAEMP) Award in recognition for devoted service to the growth and Progress of IAEMP.
    6. Outstanding Scientist Award 2015 from Venus International Foundation, Chennai on 19th December 2015.
    7. SYST (Scheme for Young Scientists and Technologies) Fellowship 2015 from Department of Science & Technology for the period of 3 Years.
    8. Distinguished Educator Award 2015 from NFED, Coimbatore on 5th September 2015.
    9. Best Project Award ( ME – PED) – 2015 Power Quality Improvement of Grid-Connected Wind Energy System Using FACTS Devices.
    10. Outstanding Educator and Best Researcher Award 2014 from NFED, Coimbatore on 5th September 2014.
    11. Best Project Award ( ME – PED) – 2014 An Inverter Implementation For Solar PV Application Utilizing dSPACE DS1104.
    12. Best Researcher Award from Education Expo TV, EETS Science & Technology Awards 2014, New Delhi on 21st June 2014.
    13. Danfoss Innovator Project Award 2014 for mentoring the project titled Single Phase Transformerless Inverter for Solar PV systems from M/s. Danfoss, Chennai.
    14. Bharat Excellence Award 2014 from Friendship Forum India Ltd., New Delhi.
    15. P.K.Das Memorial Best Faculty Award 2013 - EEE from Nehru Group of Institutions Coimbatore on 15th December 2013.
    16. Best Project Award ( ME – PED) – 2013 Design and Development Of Bypass Option for Variable Frequency Drives-ME - Power Electronics & Drives.
    17. Best Researcher Award from Education Expo TV, EETS Science & Technology Awards 2014, New Delhi on 21st June 2014.
    18. Prof. K Arumugam National Award for Innovative Work in Engineering and Research by Indian Society for Technical Education, India on 19th December 2013.
    19. Best Project Award (ME - Energy Engg.,) – 2011 Design, Implementation and Monitoring of Wind Turbine for Domestic Applications.
    20. Dr Triguna Charan Sen Prize from The Institution of Engineers (India) for the paper Implementation of MEMS Accelerometer in Looms for Warp Stop Motion (published in the Textile Engineering Journal of IEI, Vol. 91, August 2010 issue) at 6th Indian Engineering Congress held at Palace Grounds, Bangalore on 16th December 2011.
    21. Young Engineer Award – Electrical Discipline from Institution of Engineers, India on 25th Nov 2011 at 27th National Convention of Electrical Engineers conducted IE (I) Kolkatta.
    22. Best Project Award (B.Tech (Textile Technology))-2010 Design & Development of Pneumatic Clothing for Physically Challenged Personnel.
    23. Best Project Award (ME - Energy Engg.,) – 2010 Efficiency Improvement on Photovoltaic Water Pumping System by Automatic Water Spraying over PV Cells.
    24. Best Project Award (SW B.E(EEE))- 2009 Design & Development of High Efficiency 5.1 V, 18 A Power Supply for Traction Application.

      Honours :
        1. Received Rs.40000/- FIRST prize in the National IoT Innovation Challenge 2017, conducted by Buoyanci, Supported by IT – ITeS SSC NASSCOM, India.
        2. Selected as a Visiting Lecturer at University of Arkansas, USA to pursue collaborative research on topics related to sensor and sensor system and network.
        3. Received Rs.50000/- SECOND prize for the project titled “High Efficient PV System Design by Spectral Absorption Using Water Column” at International Renewable Energy Expo & Conference – 2011 conducted by Tamilnadu Energy Development Agency
        4. UGC sponsored for presenting technical paper titled, Teleintimation Garment: A Wearable Electronic Garment for Soldier's Status at 4th RMUTP International Conference: Textiles & Fashion, during 3 – 6 July 2012, conducted by Rajamangala University of Technology, Thailand.
        5. UGC sponsored for presenting technical paper titled, Design & Development of Flexible Solar Tent For Defence Applications at World Renewable Energy Congress 2009 – Asia, during 18 – 23 May 2009, conducted by Joint Graduate School of Energy & Environment, Bangkok, Thailand.