Texas Tech University

Sundari Ramabhotla, Ph.D.

Instructor of Wind EnergySUNDARI

Phone:  806.742.3476
Email:  s.ramabhotla@ttu.edu
Address:
National Wind Institute
MS 3155
1009 Canton Ave.
Lubbock, TX 79409

 

EDUCATION:

Ph.D. in Electrical Engineering, Texas Tech University, Lubbock, August 2015.  Dissertation: "Energy Management in Microgrids"

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE:

• Instructor, National Wind Institute, Texas Tech University, Lubbock, January 2016 - Present

• Post Doctoral Research Associate, National Wind Institute, Texas Tech University, Lubbock, January 2016 - December 2016

RESEARCH INTERESTS:

Power Systems, Renewable Energy, Microgrids

PUBLICATIONS:

[1] Sundari Ramabhotla, Ph.D., Dr. Stephen Bayne, Dr. Michael Giesselmann, "Modeling of Phosphoric Acid Fuel Cell in PSCAD", North American Wind Energy Academy (NAWEA) Symposium, September 26-29, 2017, Iowa State University, Ames, Iowa (Accepted).

[2] Sundari Ramabhotla, Ph.D., Dr. Stephen Bayne, Dr. Michael Giesselmann, "Review of Fuel Cell Technologies", North American Wind Energy Academy (NAWEA) Symposium, September 26-29, 2017, Iowa State University, Ames, Iowa (Accepted).

[3] Sundari Ramabhotla, Ph.D., Dr. Stephen Bayne, Dr. Michael Giesselmann, "Operation and Maintenance Cost Optimization with Respect to the Availability of a Microgrid", North American Wind Energy Academy (NAWEA) Symposium, September 26-29, 2017, Iowa State University, Ames, Iowa (Accepted).

[4] Sundari Ramabhotla, Ph.D., Dr. Stephen Bayne, Tyler J. Flack, Dr. Michael Giesselmann, "Reliability Optimization in the Islanded Mode of Microgrid", Journal of Energy and Power Engineering, vol. 11, no 2, pp. 103-114, February 2017.

[5] Sundari Ramabhotla, Ph.D., Dr. Stephen Bayne, Dr. Michael Giesselmann, " Reliability Optimization using Fault Tree Analysis in the Grid Connected mode of Microgrid", IEEE- 8th Annual Green Technologies Conference, April 7th & 8th 2016, Kansas City, MO.

[6] Sundari Ramabhotla, Ph.D., Dr. Stephen Bayne, Dr. Michael Giesselmann, "Operation and Maintenance Cost Optimization in the Grid Connected mode of Microgrid", in IEEE- 8th Annual Green Technologies Conference, April 7th & 8th 2016, Kansas City, MO.

[7] Sundari Ramabhotla, Ph.D, Dr. Stephen Bayne, Dr. Michael Giesselmann, "Economic Dispatch Optimization of Microgrid in Islanded Mode," in IEEE/IESC-International Energy and Sustainability Conference 2014, October 24, 2014.

[8] Sundari Ramabhotla, Ph.D, Dr. Stephen Bayne, Dr. Michael Giesselmann, "Study on Energy Management in the Microgrid," Poster presentation in NSF-Sponsored Faculty/Industry Workshop, Reforming Electric Energy Systems Curriculum, University of Minnesota Campus, Minneapolis, MN, Oct 4-5, 2014.