Praveen Kumar Varanasi

Mr. Praveen Kumar Varanasi

Assistant Professor

Mr Praveen Kumar Varanasi is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Electrical Engineering, RUAS and has about 5 years of academic experience. He holds a Bachelor of Electrical and Electronics Engineering degree and Master of Power Electronics and Drives degree. His interests in research pertain to power electronic converters for renewable energy, drives.


  • M.E in Power Electronics and Drives

    Anna University, Tamilnadu

  • B.Tech in Electrical and Electronics Engineering

    JNTU, Anantapur Andra Pradesh


Total years of Experience :

5 Years

Academic Experience :

  1. Assistant Professor in the Department of Electrical and Electronics Engineering — Ramaiah University of Applied Sciences — Bangalore — 5 Years (2015 ‑Present)

Research Interest

Power Electronic Converters for Renewable Energy, Drives

Research Expertise

DC-DC Converters, Resonant Pulse Converters, SMPS, Inverters


  • Renewable energy
  • DC-DC Converters
  • Inverters
  • Drives

National Conference Papers: 1

  1. V.Praveen Kumar, N.Sharmila paper titled as “ Design Implementation of Efficient Soft Switched Boost Converter For Fuel Cell Applications” is published in “ National Conference on Recent Trends In Electrical Engineering NCRTE-2012” June, 22 – 23, 2012 Kerala 

National Journal Papers: 1

  1. Sanjana Tiwari, V.Praveen Kumar paper titled as ” Design and Development of a MEMS based Temperature Sensor for Battery Charging ” is published in SASTech Journal, Vol 16, Issue 1, January 2017

International Journal Papers: 1

  1. S. Nagaraja Rao, Praveen Kumar V., 2018. Comparative Analysis of Capacitor Clamped and Step-up Switched Capacitor Multilevel Inverters with Self-Voltage Balancing. Journal of Advanced Research in Dynamical and Control Systems (JARDCS), Vol. 10, No.9, pp. 1841- 1855. SJR Factor: 0.114. (Scopus Indexed Journal).

  • Qualified in GATE-2010