Texas Tech University

Manohar Chamana, Ph.D.

Wind Energy

Email: m.chamana@ttu.edu

Phone: (806) 834-6224

FAX: (806) 742-3446

National Wind Institute
MS 43155
Lubbock, TX 79409-3155

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  • 2016: Ph.D. IN ELECTRICAL ENGINEERING, University of North Carolina, Charlotte, NC                                              Dissertation: “Utilizing Smart Inverter Capabilities for Management of High Renewable Distributed Generation Integration in Active Distribution Networks”.
  • 2011: M.S. IN ELECTRICAL ENGINEERING, Texas Tech University, Lubbock, TX; Thesis: “Modeling and Control of Directly Connected and Inverter Interfaced Sources in a Microgrid”.
  • 2009: B.E. IN ELECTRICAL AND ELECTRONICS ENGINEERING, Andhra University, Visakhapatnam, India. 

Professional Experience:

  • Distribution Engineer and Analyst at Group NIRE, Lubbock, TX.
  • General Engineer – Emerging Technology Group, Smart Grid and Technology at Commonwealth Edison (ComEd), Oakbrook Terrace, IL.
  • Graduate III Electrical Engineering Intern at National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL), Golden, CO.
  • Engineering Intern at Baltimore Gas & Electric (BGE), Baltimore, MD.  
  • Graduate Research Assistant at University of North Carolina, Charlotte, NC.
  • Research Assistant at Missouri S & T, Department of ECE, Rolla, MO.
  • Research Assistant at Texas Tech University, Department of ECE, Lubbock, TX.
  • Engineering Trainee at Ship Building Centre, Visakhapatnam, India.

Professional Memberships:

  • IEEE and IEEE PES Member
  • CIGRE Young Member