Dr. Kalaiselvi J.

Assistant Professor
Electrical Engineering

Areas of Research

Power electronics and drives
EMI issues in converter fed drives
Solid state transformer for grid applications


PhD - Indian Institute of Technology Madras, Chennai, Tamil Nadu
Master of Engineering - Government college of Engineering, Salem, Anna University, Tamil Nadu
Bachelor of Engineering - Periyar University

Selected Publications/Patents

1. Srinivas, S., Kalaiselvi, J., "Pulse width modulation schemes enabling single DC power source driven dual two-level voltage source inverter with single voltage source inverter switching," IET Power Electronics, vol.7, no.5, pp.1181,1191, May 2014.
2. J. Kalaiselvi and S. Srinivas, ”Bearing Currents and Shaft Voltage Reduction in Dual-Inverter-Fed Open-End Winding Induction Motor With Reduced CMV PWM Methods,” in IEEE Transactions on Industrial Electronics, vol. 62, no. 1, pp. 144-152, Jan. 2015.






1. Kalaiselvi, J., Sekhar.K.R.C,& Srinivas, S, "Common mode voltage elimination PWMs for a  dual two-level VSI with single inverter switching," IEEE International Symposium on Industrial  Electronics (ISIE), pp.234-239, 28-31 May 2012.



2. Kalaiselvi, J., Srinivas, S.: ’Hybrid PWMs for shaft voltage reduction in a dual inverter fed  induction motor drive’, IEEE International Conference on Industrial Technology (ICIT),  pp.539-544, 25-28 Feb. 2013.



3. Kalaiselvi, J., Srinivas, S., "Bearing current profiles in a 3-phase VSI fed induction motor drive  using a simplified measurement approach," Power Electronics, Drives and Energy Systems  (PEDES), 2012 IEEE International Conference on , pp.1-6, 16-19 Dec. 2012.


  4. Kalaiselvi, J.; Srinivas, S., "Passive common mode filter for reducing shaft voltage, ground  current, bearing current in dual two level inverter fed open end winding induction   motor," Optimization of Electrical and Electronic Equipment (OPTIM), 2014 International   Conference on , vol., no., pp.595,600, 22-24 May 2014.  


5. J.Kalaiselvi, S.Srinivas, “Design and development of a single CM filter for bearing current and  ground current reduction in a dual two level inverter fed open end winding induction motor drive” Accepted for publication to PEDES 2016, which is going to be held in Trivandrum, Kerala India.


Other Information


1. Conduction mode EMI reduction in renewable energy integration through high efficiency solid state transformer - funded by ISIRD.\\
2. Mitigation of common mode issues in SiC converter fed induction motor drive - Funded by ECR- SERB/DST