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


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


Sponsored Research
Projects :
    1. Investigator for the project "WEARABLE ELECTRONICS CLOTHING FOR DEFENCE PERSONNEL" funded by DRDO, Govt. of India.- Completed
    2. Principal Investigator for the project "DESIGN, DEVELOPMENT AND FABRICATION OF TELE-INTIMATION GARMENT FOR DEFENCE PERSONNEL" funded by DRDO, Govt. of India - Completed
    3. Principal Investigator for the project "DESIGN AND DEVELOPMENT OF FLEXIBLE SOLAR TENTS FOR DEFENCE APPLICATIONS" funded by DRDO, Govt. of India. - Completed
    4. Investigator for the project "DRUGGED DRIVING PROHIBITIVE SYSTEM" funded by L/RAMP, DST, Govt. of India. - Completed
    5. Principal Coordinator for the project "DESIGN & DEVELOPMENT OF DYNAMIC STRETCH COMFORT MEASUREMENT DEVICE FOR SPORTS & HEALTHCARE APPLICATIONS" funded by DSIR, Govt. of India. - Completed
    6. Investigator for the project "ELECTRIC COCONUT SCRAPPER" funded by Villgro - Project Funding, Govt. of India. - Completed
    7. Investigator for the project "DESIGN OF SOLAR DISH FREE PISTON STIRLING ENGINE ALTERNATOR" funded by Villgro - Project Funding, Govt. of India - Completed
    8. Investigator for the project "DESIGN & DEVELOPMENT OF RETEROFITTABLE ELECTRONIC CONTROL UNIT (ECU) FOR AUTOMOBILE STARTING SYSTEM" funded by Council for Scientific and Industrial Research(CSIR), New Delhi,Govt. of India - Completed
    9. Investigator for the project"SOLAR BASED LEVEL TRAINER FOR VERTICAL MILK TANK" funded by Villgro - Project Funding, Govt. of India – Completed
    10. Investigator for the project "DEVELOPMENT OF LOCATOR AND COMMUNICATIVE DEVICE FOR DEMENTIA PATIENTS" funded by DST - TIE-Programme – Completed
    11. Principal Investigator for the project "DESIGN AND DEVELOPMENT OF POWER OPTIMIZER FOR SOLAR PV TO MAXIMIZE POWER OUTPUT IN SMART MICRO-GRID FOR UNBALANCED GRID CONDITIONS " funded by DST - INDO US Science and Technology Forum– Completed
    12. Principal Investigator for the project "DESIGN & DEVELOPMENT OF SMART MICROGRID USING RENEWABLE ENERGY SOURCES " funded by AICTE – Under Progress
    13. Principal Investigator for the project "SOLAR ENERGY BASED DESICCANT LOOP AIR-CONDITIONING" funded by DST - SERI– Under Progress
    14. Principal Investigator for the project "DESIGN AND DEVELOPMENT OF PNEUMATIC ACTUATED WEARABLE HAND AND FOREARM DEVICE FOR THE REHABILITATION OF RECOVERING STROKE PATIENTS" funded by DST - SEED– Under Progress
    15. Principal Investigator for the project "DEVELOPMENT OF INTERACTIVE HYDRAULIC ACTIVATED DEVICE FOR CHRONIC POST STROKE THERAPY " funded by DST- SYST– Under Progress
    16. Principal Investigator for the project "DESIGN & DEVELOPMENT OF WIRELESS EMBEDDED MICROCONTORLLER BASED PORTABLE NANO SCALE TOXIC GAS SENSOR SYSTEM" funded by UGC-MRP Under Progress
    17. Principal Investigator for the project "DESIGN AND DEVELOPMENT OF SMART GRID TEST BED FOR EXPERIMENTAL VERIFICATION OF SYNCHROPHASOR BASED ALGORITHMS FOR WAMPAC FOR POWER GRIDS WITH LARGE PENETRATION OF RENEWABLE ENERGY RESOURCES" funded by DST ASEAN Under Progress
    18. Principal Investigator for the project "DESIGN AND IMPLEMENTATION OF E-LEARNING SYSTEM USING DEEP LEARNING BASED ON AUDIO-VIDEO SPEECH RECOGNITION FOR HEARING IMPAIRED IN NATIVE LANGUAGE" funded by DST - ICPS Under Progress
    19. Principal Investigator for the project "DESIGN AND DEVELOPMENT OF CONTROLLER FOR UNBALANCED GRID CONDITIONS IN A SMART MICROGRID " funded by DST - WOSA Under Progress




      Consultancy Work for the Industries:
        1. Research and Consultancy for Upgradation and Diagnosis & Rectification of Electronic Yarn Twist Tester for M/s Eureka Instruments, Coimbatore
        2. Technology Transfer - Development of Pneumatic Gloves for Paralysis Attacked Persons for Thirupathi Medical College, Thirupathi
        3. Testing of Solar PV Panels for M/s. D-ESPAT Pvt. Ltd, Chennai.
        4. Study on Power Quality of Drives for M/s.LRT Foundary Division, Arasur.
        5. Study on Power Quality of Drives for M/s.KOB Medical Textiles, Palladam
        6. Study on Power Quality of Drives for M/S. SK Associates, Coimbatore
        7. Study on Power Quality of Drives for M/S. JK Alloys, Coimbatore
        8. Study on Power Quality of Drives for M/s. Theni Textile Mills, Perundurai.
        9. Energy audit conducted and solutions to harmonic mitigation for PSG Foundary, Coimbatore
        10. Energy audit conducted and suggestions for power savings proposed for Shri Palani Andavar Mills , Coimbatore
        11. Study on Automatic harmonic filters and proposals provided for Mitigation of Harmonics to Consul Neo Watt, Chennai
        12. Energy as per BEE guidelines conducted and successful implementation on energy savings obtained at ZF Wind Farms Ltd., Coimbatore
        13. Harmonic solutions was provided to reduce the harmonics level from 25 % to 4% and successfully implemented at Sri Hari Foundary, Coimbatore
        14. Harmonic solutions was provided to reduce the harmonics level from 25 % to 4% and successfully implemented at Sri Hari Foundary, Unit I , Coimbatore
        15. Energy audit conducted to reduce Energy consumption using VFD drives in Gateway Hotel Taj, Coimbatore
        16. The complex consisting of more than 175 industries of different nature and the detailed report was prepared for TEKIC Substation, Coimbatore
        17. Energy audit conducted at TEKIC Substation Section 10, Coimbatore
        18. Power Quality Study and Mitigation of Harmonics at Macro Fashion, Tirupur
        19. Power Quality Study and Mitigation of Harmonics at Prachi Exports, Tirupur
        20. Power Quality Study and Mitigation of Harmonics at GEM Exports, Tirupur
        21. Power Quality Study and Mitigation of Harmonics at
        22. Power Quality Study and Mitigation of Harmonics at SGS Inter Knits, Tirupur
        23. Power Quality Study and Mitigation of Harmonics at Nstyle, Tirupur
        24. Power Quality Study and Mitigation of Harmonics at Solaraa Fabs, Tirupur
        25. Power Quality Study and Mitigation of Harmonics at Knit Source, Tirupur
        26. Power Quality Study and Mitigation of Harmonics at Everest Fabrics, Tirupur
        27. Power Quality Study and Mitigation of Harmonics at Dhina Fabrics, Tirupur
        28. Power Quality Study and Mitigation of Harmonics at SRG Apparels, Tirupur
        29. Power Quality Study and Mitigation of Harmonics at Tube Knit Fabrics, Coimbatore
        30. Power Quality Study and Mitigation of Harmonics at Cleanex LTD Unit, Coimbatore
        31. Power Quality Study and Mitigation of Harmonics at Poppys Plastics, Coimbatore
        32. Power Quality Study and Mitigation of Harmonics at Astra Apparels, Coimbatore
        33. Power Quality Study and Mitigation of Harmonics at Vishnuraman Textiles, Tirupur
        34. Power Quality Study and Mitigation of Harmonics at New Hook Fashion, Tirupur
        35. Power Quality Study and Mitigation of Harmonics at Ashwini Polypacks, Tirupur
        36. Power Quality Study and Mitigation of Harmonics at Aspan Knits, Tirupur
        37. Power Quality Study and Mitigation of Harmonics at Sri Om Knitting, Tirupur
        38. Power Quality Study and Mitigation of Harmonics at Vinayaga Fabrics, Tirupur
        39. Power Quality Study and Mitigation of Harmonics at Cotton Blossom Unit I, Tirupur
        40. Power Quality Study and Mitigation of Harmonics at Venkateswar Cotton Unit I, Tirupur
        41. Power Quality Study and Mitigation of Harmonics at Prachi Exports, Tirupur
        42. Power Quality Study and Mitigation of Harmonics at Poppy Packs, Tirupur
        43. Power Quality Study and Mitigation of Harmonics at Texport Industries, Tirupur
        44. Power Quality Study and Mitigation of Harmonics at Rajadhani Exports and Knitting Unit 5 , Tirupur
        45. Power Quality Study and Mitigation of Harmonics at Jai Fabrics, Tirupur
        46. Condition Monitoring at SRF Ltd, Chennai
        47. Energy Audit and Energy Management Solutions, ATC Tires (P) Ltd., Mumbai
        48. Energy Audit and Energy Management Solutions, GES Energy Solutions LLP, Coimbatore
        49. Energy Audit and Energy Management Solutions, VR Spinning Mills Ltd., Coimbatore
        50. Energy Audit and Energy Management Solutions, Shanmugapriya Mills, Udumalpet