1   Virtual International Conference on

Renewable Energy Systems  


Aug 26 to Aug 28, 2020


Organised by
Department of Electrical and Electronics Engineering

Sri Sivasubramaniya Nadar (SSN) College of Engineering

(An Autonomous Institution, Affiliated to Anna University)

Rajiv Gandhi Salai (OMR), Kalavakkam – 603 110, Tamilnadu, INDIA

Peer reviewed accepted and presented papers in the conference will be published in the Springer proceedings in Energy

Publication Ethics: “Springer reserves the right to exclude a submission from the proceedings, if the submission does not meet their stands for scope and/or quality”

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Renewable has allured a lot of attention in the recent past owing to enfeeblement of fossil fuels and in the look out of the alternate energy for a clean & bright future. Conference includes cutting edge topics such as Wind, Solar, Hydrogen, Hydro, Geo-thermal, Solar concentrator, Fuel cell, Energy harvesting & other energy related topics.

The purpose of the International Conference on Renewable Energy Systems (ICRES2020) is to bring together academicians, manufacturers, scientists, researchers from industries and students to exchange their research results and address the recent technologies. 

Also, it provides a platform to meet and globalize their research work.


Sri Sivasubramaniya Nadar (SSN) College of Engineering an Autonomous Institute is the outcome of the vision and initiative of Padma Bhushan Dr. Shiv Nadar, Chairman of HCL Technologies Ltd. Established in 1996 on a sprawling campus of 250 acres on the Rajiv Gandhi Salai (OMR). The Institution offers eight B.E./B. Tech. degree programs and eleven M.E./M.Tech. degree programs in addition to MBA program. This ISO 9001:2008 certified Institution has been accredited by NAAC with an 'A+' Grade and all eligible programs have been accredited by NBA for 5 years. 

The institution has consistently stood top among engineering colleges affiliated to Anna University, Chennai. The college is ranked 37th in Engineering Category in India Rankings 2019 listed by NIRF, MHRD. The SSN ranked 7th among best private engineering colleges in India in Edu Rand Awards, 2015. In DQ-CMR survey, SSN ranks 24th among all engineering colleges in India. SSN received the "Asia's Best Private Education Institute Award" for the year 2012-13 from World Consulting and Research Corporation (WCRC) processed and evaluated by KPMG, "Top Institute of India Award" for the years 2010 & 2012 instituted by Competition Success Review (CSR), New Delhi and "Bharatiya Vidya Bhavan National Award" for an Engineering College having the Best Overall Performance for the year 2006 from ISTE. 

The management awards over 600 scholarships worth Rs.4.3 crores every year to meritorious and deserving students. The college has Wi-Fi connectivity, e-learning enabled classrooms and state of the art laboratories with softwares.


The Department of Electrical and Electronics Engineering offers NBA accredited B.E. degree program in Electrical and Electronics Engineering and M.E. degree program in Power Electronics and Drives. The Department has 28 qualified faculty members including 27 Ph.D. The department is recognized as approved research centre by Anna University for pursuing Ph.D / M.S (Research) program.


The department has 70 research scholars pursuing Ph.D / M.S (Research) program under 17 recognized supervisors. The broad area of research includes Power Systems, Power Electronics & Drives, Special Electrical Machines, Control & Dynamics, Renewable Energy Systems, High Voltage Engineering and Optimization techniques. The department is equipped with state-of-the-art laboratories like Advanced Power Electronics lab, Solar Energy Research Lab, Renewable Energy Conversion Lab  High Voltage Lab and System Simulation Lab with licensed softwares like MATLAB, MagNet, LabVIEW, PSpice, PSim, PSCAD, Mipower, EMTP, etc. The department has publications in referred impact factor journals and in International / National conference proceedings.


The department has signed MoU with M/s. Danfoss Industries, M/s. Hibrise Technologies and has taken up research projects funded by AICTE, MNRE and NIWE. The Department has organized eight International Conferences, seven National Conferences, eight Faculty Development Program sponsored by Anna University, three Short-term Training Program sponsored by AICTE, ISTE and many Workshops.



Technical papers are solicited on the topics pertaining to the scope of the Conference will include, but are not limited to:


Track 01: Technological Advances in Renewable Energy Source

  • Solar Energy

  • Solar Thermal – solar water heating collectors

  • Maximum Power Point Tracking

  • Shading impact on PV characteristics

  • High efficiency PV modules for thin film applications based in silicon & other materials

  • Nano-structured devices

  • Solar radiation geometry

  • Wind Energy

  • Improved wind forecasting

  • Support structures for offshore wind

  • Wind energy system design

  • Wind turbine design

  • Condition monitoring 

  • Small Hydro power plants

  • Bio-mass Energy systems

  • Bio fuels

  • Hydrogen energy systems

  • Fuel cells

  • Nuclear Energy

  • Geothermal Energy

  • Tidal & wave energy systems

  • Hybrid energy systems

  • Energy materials production, characterization & technologies

  • Energy harvesters

  • Environmental concerns related to renewable energy


Track02: Trends in Power Converters for Energy Conversion

  • Isolated DC –DC converters

  • Non-isolated DC-DC Converters

  • Bidirectional Converters

  • Switched capacitor DC-DC converter

  • Interleaved Boost converter

  • High Gain DC-DC converters

  • Resonant converters

  • Voltage source inverter

  • Impedance source inverter

  • Multilevel inverter

  • Current source inverter

  • AC-AC Converter topologies

  • Matrix converter

  • Wide bandgap power devices 

  • DC drive for renewable energy systems

  • AC drive for renewable energy systems

  • Electrical machine design

  • Electrical machine design optimization

  • Power quality issues

  • Reliability and fault diagnosis

  • Intelligent computing techniques

  • Intelligent Controllers for renewable energy systems

  • Magnetic components for power converters


Track03: Emerging solutions for e-mobility and Smart Grid

  • Electric vehicle

  • EV architectural design

  • Wireless charging

  • Energy storage systems

  • Electric Drive and controller

  • Charging infrastructure

  • Energy Storage Solutions(ESS)

  • Battery Management System(BMS)/Energy Management System (EMS)

  • Smart grid with renewables – Grid control, Power system management, Soft computing technologies

  • Smart Sensors and Advanced Metering Infrastructure

  • Automation and Communication Technologies

  • Smart cities

  • Vehicle to grid (V2G) system

  • Grid interconnection issues

  • Robotic applications in energy 

  • Fault Monitoring and Predictive Maintenance

  • Energy education & informatics

Conference brochure can be downloaded here..

Virtual Conference brochure can be downloaded here..

Important Dates:

Paper submission open from                                                                       20 November 2019

Deadline for paper submission                                                                    12 August 2020
Notification of acceptance of papers                                                           15 August 2020

Final paper submission & Registration                                                        17 August 2020

Conference Dates                                                                                        26 August - 28 August 2020

The authors are requested to present the paper through GOOGLE MEET


Submission Format Instructions

The PDF of the Authors Guidelines can be downloaded here or as part of the zip files containing the complete sets of instructions and templates for the different text preparation systems. Springer has developed LaTeX style files and Word templates to help you prepare your paper.

Please follow strictly the author instructions of Springer when preparing the final version:​


Springer paper format (compressed zip file) can be downloaded here...


Authors should submit their papers through online submission system by following the link


Submissions must be made by July 20, 2020.

The authors are requested to present the paper through GOOGLE MEET

Submission Procedure

  • If you have not submitted through this system in the past, you will need to create a user account by clicking the "Registration" tab in the online system.

  • Login the system with the link "https://cmt3.research.microsoft.com/ICRES2020"

  • After you log in to the system, click "+ Create new submission" in the Author Console.

  • Enter the title of your paper.

  • The section "AUTHORS" should list your e-mail address, Name, Organization, and Country.

  • To add more authors, please enter the e-mail address of your co-author and click "+ Add." Fill in the fields to provide the name, organization, and country of your co-author and click "+ Add." Repeat this process to add more co-authors.

  • To upload your paper click "Upload from Computer" and select the file.

  • Click "Submit."

Conference Invitation & Schedule

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                         Conference Programme Schedule

                         Conference Session Schedule


Submission Decisions

  • Screening committee will notify all submitting authors of their decision in July 31, 2020.

  • The submission of final papers for the Virtual Conference is by August 05, 2020.



Delegate Type                                      Indian (INR)           Foreign (Dollar) 

                                                                       (Regular)                         (Regular)


Academic                                                          2000                             30

Industry/ R&D                                                   3000                             50

Research Scholars / UG & PG Students            1000                              15

Additional fee / Co-author*                                200                              05
*For more than one participants attending
 conference for the same paper

The authors are requested to present the paper through GOOGLE MEET

Other Instructions

The instructions will be given later



Dr. Prahlad Vadakkepat

National University of Singapore


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Dr. Jayashri Ravishankar

University of New South Wales


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Dr. Nabeel Shirazee

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Dr. L. Ashok Kumar

PSG College of Technology Coimbatore

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Global CTO and MD of M/S epropelled systems


Dr. S. Jeevananthan

Pondicherry Engineering College Puducherry

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Chief Patron
Dr. Shiv Nadar, Founder - SSN Institutions

Ms. Kala Vijayakumar, President, SSN Institutions

General Co-Chairs
Dr. V. E. Annamalai, Principal, SSNCE
Dr. P. Ramasamy, Dean(Research), SSNCE


Conference Chair

Dr. V. Kamaraj, Prof & Head, EEE Dept., SSNCE



Dr. R. Seyezhai, EEE Dept., SSNCE

Dr. R. Ramaprabha, EEE Dept., SSNCE

Dr. M. Balaji, EEE Dept., SSNCE

Dr. M. Pandikumar, EEE Dept., SSNCE


Programme Committee

Dr. A. N. Arvindan

Dr. V. Rajini

Dr. R. Rengaraj

Dr. Mrunal Deshpande

Dr. N. B. Muthu Selvan

Dr. M. Senthil Kumaran

Dr. K. Murugesan

Dr. U. Shajith Ali

Dr. M. Devesh Raj

Dr. R. Deepalaxmi

Dr. S. Tamil Selvi

Dr. K. Usha

Dr. P. Saravanan

Dr. J. Anitha Roseline

Dr. V. S. Nagarajan

Dr. R. Leo

Dr. Alagu Dheeraj

Dr. S. Krishnaveni

Dr. V. Thiyagarajan

Dr. G. R. Venkatakrishnan

Dr. D. Umarani

Mr. A. Balasubramanian

International Advisory Committee

Dr. Ahmed F Zobaa, Brunel University, United Kingdom
Dr. Akhtar Kalam, Victoria University, Australia 
Dr. Bala Venkatesh,
Ryerson University, Canada  
Dr. Bellan Diego,
Politecnico di Milano, Italy  

Dr. Ganesh Samudra, Distinguished Visiting Professor - SSNCE, Honorary Fellow NUS, Singapore 
Dr. Madya Chockalingam Aravind Vaithilingam,
Taylor University, Malaysia  
Dr. Jayashri Ravishankar,
University of New South Wales, Australia
Dr. Nayagi R. T., Newcastle University, Singapore 
Dr. Prahlad Vadakkepat, National University of Singapore, Singapore
Dr. Saad Mekhilef, University of Malaya, Malaysia  


National Advisory Committee

Dr. Albert Alexander, Kongu Engineering College, Perundurai

Dr. Anup Kumar Panda, National Institute of Technology,Rourkela

Dr. Ashok Kumar L, PSG College of Technology, Coimbatore 
Dr. Chandramohan S,
Anna University, Chennai  
Mr. Ganesh Nagarajan,
ePropelled Systems Private Limited, Chennai 
Dr. Jeevananthan S., Pondicherry Engineering College, Puducherry

Dr. Karuppuchamy S, Alagappa University, Karaikudi 
Dr. Meenachi Ganesamoorthy,
IGCAR, Kalpakkam  
Dr. Mohan S,
CEECRI, Chennai 
Dr. Parvathy A. K,
Hindustan University, Chennai 
Dr. Prabhakar M, Vellore Institute of Technology,, Chennai 
Dr. Selvam M.P,
National Institute of Technology, Tiruchirappalli 
Mr. Shankaran Madivaanan, Former Additional Director, CVRDE, DRDO, Chennai  
Dr. Sreedevi V.T, Vellore Institute of Technology, Chennai  
Dr. Sudhakar M, Pondicherry Engineering College, Puducherry  
Dr. Thangavel S., National Institute of Technology Puducherry,Karaikal
Dr. Thangaraj Chellaiah, Indian Institute of Technology, Roorkee 
Dr. Uma G., Anna University, Chennai   


TITLE : Recent Trends in Renewable Energy Sources and Power Conversion

TITLE : Emerging Solutions for e-Mobility and Smart Grids

Dr. V Kamaraj

Sri Sivasubramaniya Nadar (SSN) College, 603110 Kalavakkam, Tamil Nadu, India

Dr. Jayashri Ravishankar

University of New South Wales (UNSW), NSW 2052, Australia

Dr. S Jeevananthan

Pondicherry Engineering College, 605014 Pondicherry, Tamil Nadu, India


Dr. R Seyezhai

Sri Sivasubramaniya Nadar (SSN) College, 603110 Kalavakkam, Tamil Nadu, India

Dr. S Karuppuchamy

Alagappa University, 630 003

Karaikudi, Tamil Nadu, India

Dr. L Ashok Kumar

PSG College of Technology, Coimbatore, 641004 Tamil Nadu, India




Department of Electrical and Electronics Engineering

SSN College of Engineering,

Rajiv Gandhi Salai (OMR)

Kalavakkam-603110, Kancheepuram District,

Tamilnadu, INDIA

Tel: +91-44 27469700, Extension: 231

Mobile: 91-9444362745, +91-9894968847

Email: icres2020@ssn.edu.in

Conference Website: https://www.icres2020.org

Institution Website: http://www.ssn.edu.in

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