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Dr. M N Dinesh

 Associate Professor
Educational Qualification Ph.D, M.E (Power systems)
Experience Teaching: 33 years
Area of Interest Insulators for HV applications,
control systems, power electronics
Date of Joining at RVCE 28/08/2002  
Email ID  

Project Guided:

Number of UG project Guided : 35

Number of PG Project Guided : 15


International Journals        : 14

International Conferences : 22

National Conferences       : 06

List of Publications:

International Journals:

  1. Vinay kumar,M N Dinesh, “Design and Simulation Analysis of Resonant LLC Converter for Automotive Applications”, International Research Journal of
    Engineering and Technology,Volume: 07, Issue: 09, Sep2020, pp.1775-1779. (7.529)
  2. Madhu B. R, Dinesh M. N , Tsewang Thinlas, Deril Menezes, "Enhancement of Power Quality using Microprocessor based   Shunt  Active Power Filter for Unbalanced   Load", International Journal of Electrical and Computer Engineering (IJECE), a Scopus indexed journal,will be published in vol 10, No 4 , August 2020, pp.3393-3402. ISSN 20888708.
  3. Sunanda C ,Dinesh M N, “Ageing Study Of High Voltage  Insulator With Nano Fillers”, International Journal Of Electrical Engineering & Technology
    (IJEET),International, September-October 2019, Volume 10,, Article Id:Ijeet_10_05_002, Issue 5, Pp. 7-16,.
  4. Ramya M, Dinesh M N, Charitha M C, G Tejashree,, Geetha S, Harshitha V, “Study On The Source Characteristics Of HVDC Set for Pollution Test (without feedback)”, International Journal of Scientific Research and Review, ISSN NO: 2279-543X. Volume 8, Issue 5, 2019, pp 619-622.
  5. Madhu B. R, Dinesh M. N, Ravitheja B.M , “Design of Shunt Hybrid Active Power Filter to Reduce Harmonics on AC Side Due to Non-linear Loads ” published in International Journal of Power Electronics and Drive System (IJPEDS) Vol. 9, No. 4, December 2018, pp. 1926~1936 ISSN: 2088-8694, DOI: 10.11591/ijpeds.v9n4.pp1926-1936 .
  6. Madhu B.R, M.N Dinesh , Niranjan Hegde, “Design of Twelve Pulse Rectifier Used in HVDC System” , published in International Journal of Advance Research and Innovative Ideas in Education (IJARIIE), Vol.1, Issue 5, 2016, ISSN (O) -2395-4396.
  7. Mini, R., Shabana, B.P., Satheesh, B.H. and Dinesh, M.N., 2018. "Low Speed Estimation of Sensorless DTC Induction Motor Drive Using MRAS with Neuro Fuzzy Adaptive Controller", International Journal of Electrical and Computer Engineering, 8(5), p.2691. (1.059)
  8. Mini, R., P. V. Binoj, B. Hariram Satheesh, and M. N. Dinesh. “Real Time Validation of EKF Estimator for Low Speed Estimation in DTC IMD” International Journal of Power Electronics and Drive Systems (IJPEDS)9, no. 1 (2018). (1.49)
  9. Mini, R., Manjiri Joshi, B. HariramSatheesh, and M. N. Dinesh. "Active LC Clamp dv/dt Filter for Voltage Reflection due to Long Cable in Induction Motor Drives", International Journal of Electrical and Computer Engineering (IJECE), Vol.6,No.3(2016)
  10. Venkatesh.P, Dinesh.M.N, “ Harmonic Analysis of 6 pulse and 12 pulse converter models”, published in IJMER, vol 4, issue 9,sept 14. (2.972)
  11. Mini.R,Shabana.P, Dr.B.Hariram Satheesh and Dr.M.N.Dinesh, “MRAS Speed Ob-Speed Estimation in Sensorless DTC-SVM Induction Motor Drives”, International Journal of Applied Engineering Research,vol.10,no.17(2015) (0.51)
  12. Praveen.K., Dinesh.M.N.,Reddy.P.V. ,Vasudev.N., “Development of a Silicone Composition for High Voltage Insulator Applications”, in the journal of CPRI, vol 3, No 2, March 2007, pp 107-116.
  13. Dinesh.M.N. ,Krishnan.V.,Vasudev.N. , Ravi.K.N. , Vasudevan Nambudri.P.V., Suryanarayana.K.,“Effect of Bio contamination on Polymer insulators”, in the journal of CPRI, vol 4, No 2, September 2008. pp 149-154.
  14. Pavan kumar R Patil, M N Dinesh, “Variable Output AC-DC Converter”,  International Journal of Computer Trends and Technology, Volume 4, Issue 7, 2013. ID JSSN: 2231-2803, pp 2164-2169.

International Conference:

  1. Sunanda C, Dinesh M N, N.Vasudev . “Comparison of XRD analysis and leakage current in Ageing study of high voltage SR insulator with nano fillers ”, paper presented,2020 IEEE International Conference on High Voltage Engineering and Application,ICHVE 2020,Held in Beijing, China On September 6-10, 2020
  2. Sujith, M., Saranya, C., Satheesh, B.H. and Dinesh, M.N, “Low Speed Estimation of Sensorless Direct Torque Controlled Induction Motor Drive Using Extended Kalman Filter with Adaptive Speed Adjustment Technique”, In TENCON 2019- 2019 IEEE Region 10 Conference (TENCON) (pp. 2227-2233). IEEE.

  3. Ajay K M, M N Dinesh, “Synthesis and characterization of Deccan hemp plant-based electrode material for supercapacitor applications”, AIP Conference Proceedings 2244, 020006 (2020); Published Online: 26 June 2020.
  4. Ajay K M, M N Dinesh, “Performance studies of Bamboo based Nano Activated carbon electrode material for super capacitor applications”, International Conference on Advances in Materials and Manufacturing Applications [IConAMMA 2019], Materials Today: Proceedings (under Progress).
  5. Ajay K M, M N Dinesh, Vishnu Murthy, C.R. Ravikumar , H P Nagaswarupa, “Deposition & Electrochemical characterization of Multilayer coated electrode material for super capacitor application”, presented at International Conference on Smart Engineering Materials (ICSEM-2016), 20-22 October 2016 conducted by R.V.College of Engineering, Bangalore-59.
  6. Ajay K M, M N Dinesh, “Influence of various Activated Carbon based Electrode Materials in the Performance of Super capacitor”,presented at an International Conference on Advances in Materials and Manufacturing Applications [IConAMMA 2017], 17th – 19th August 2017,conducted by Amrita School of Engineering, Bangalore.
  7. Madhu B R, M.N Dinesh , “Modeling and Analysis of 6 pulse Rectifier used in HVDC link”, in IEEE-International Conference on Power and Advanced Control Engineering, ICPACE-2015, 978-1-4799-8371-1/15/$31.00_c 2015 IEEE published in IEEE Digital Xplorer.
  8. Madhu B.R, M.N. Dinesh,“Speed Control of three phase Induction motor using DSP controller and harmonic reduction using passive filter” in IEEE 7th Power India International Conference , PIICON, Nov 25 th – 27 th 2016, Bikaner, Rajastan. ISBN:978-1-4673-8962-4/16/$31.00@ 2016 IEEE published in IEEE Digital xplorer.
  9. Dinesh M.N.,Krishnan.V., Vasudev.N.,Ravi.K.N , Vasudevan Nambudiri.P.V., “Comparative Performance of Polymer Insulators by Salt Fog Test and Multi Stress Ageing”, 10-12th December , 2007, at International conference on adaptive science and technology , ICAST`07, Accra Ghana .
  10. Dinesh.M.N, Krishnan.V., Vasudev.N. , RaviK.N., Vasudevan NambudiriP.V.,ReddyP.V., “Polymer Blends as HV Insulating Material”, Presented at International conference on power systems , ICPS-2007, 12th – 14th Dec 2007, at CPRI, Bangalore, technical co sponsored by IEEE Bangalore section and PES , IEEE, Dec 12-14th 2007.
  11. DineshM.N., Vasudev.N.,Vasudevan Nambudiri.P.V., Suryanarayana.K., RaviK.N, Krishnan.V,“Performance of Composite Insulators with and without Bio contamination”, presented at The 2008 International conference on High Voltage Engineering and Application ,(ICHVE 2008) , Chongquin, China, 9th – 13th Nov 2008.
  12. Pavankumar.R,Dinesh M N, “variable output AC-DC converter”  Journal of Computer Trends and Technology (IJCTT) – volume 4 Issue 7 –June 2013, ISSN: 2231-2803, Page 1858- 1861.
  13. Manju.J.R,dinesh.M.N,” Development of HVDC transmission model”, first international conference on information and communication engg.(ICICE-2013),28th and 29th june 2013.
  14. Vinay Kumar H , M.N. Dinesh. “ Design & Development of 50 W Forward Converter”, International conference on Electrical & Electronics Engineering ( ICEEE-2012), 17th oct 2012, Tirupathi
  15. Nagendran R, Shiv Surya, Remo George Joseph, Tushar Prakash, M.N. Dinesh “ “Design & Control of a Parallel delta Robot” International  Conference on Electrical, Electronics and data communication (ICEEDC) , Pune on 25th Nov, 2012, ISBN: 978-81-925751-6-2.
  16. Mohan S, M N Dinesh, “Solar Powered Three Phase Motor For Various Applications”,  International conference for Electrical and Electronics Engineering (ICEEE), Mysore, 2012.
  17. Sunanda C, Dinesh M N, N.Vasudev, “Performance of Silicon Rubber Insulating Material with MgO and ZnO nanofillers”, IEEE Conference 2016.  (DOI:10.1109/ICHVE.2016.7800774)
  18. Vasudev, N., DineshM.N.,Vasudevan Nambudiri.P.V., Suryanarayana.K., RaviK.N, Krishnan.V,“ Long term ageing performance of silicone rubber insulators under different conditions”, presented at The 9 th International conference on Properties and applications of dielectric materials”,(ICPADM 2009) , Harbin, China, 19 th – 23 rd July 2009.
  19. Vasudev, N., P.V.V. Nambudiri, DineshM.N., “ Performance of SR Insulatorss with and without Bio Contamination and Hydrocarbon Pollution”, presented at GRIDTECH 2011,3 rd International Conference on New technologies in Transmission, Distribution, Load dispatch and communication, at Pragathi Maidan, New Delhi, India, 19 th – 21 st April 2011
  20. Mini, R., K. M. Anu, and M. N. Dinesh, “HFSIA promising solution to very low speed issues in DTC-SVM induction motor drive.” In Emerging Research Areas: Magnetics, Machines and Drives (AICERA/iCMMD), 2014 Annual International Conference on, pp. 1-6. IEEE, 2014.
  21. Mini, R., S. R. Resna, and M. N. Dinesh, “LC clamp filter for voltage reflection due to long cable in induction motor drives.” In Emerging Research Areas: Magnetics, Machines and Drives (AICERA/iCMMD), 2014 Annual International Conference on, pp. 1-6. IEEE, 2014
  22. Mini, R., Rani Sreenivasan, and M. N. Dinesh, ”Low speed estimation of DTC controlled induction motor drive using MRAS”, In Electronics, Communication
    and Computational Engineering (ICECCE), 2014 International Conference on, pp. 30-35. IEEE, 2014

National Conference:

  1. Vijayashree, Dinesh M.N, M.Suresh Kumar., "Energy Accountability among Distribution Companies in a State Grid", Fifth National Conference on Advances in Energy conversion Technologies (AECT2012), Manipal Institute of Technology, Manipal University, Manipal 576 104, 02-04 February 2012.
  2. Dinesh.M.N., Krishnan.V., Vasudevan Nambudir.P.V., Ravi.K.N., Vasudev.N , “Electrical Properties of polymer Based high voltage insulator compound.” National conference on Futuristic Polymer Materials (FPM 2005) , 23-24th Sept 2005, Jointly sponsored by RVCE , Banglaore and DST,New Delhi.
  3. Dinesh M.N, Krishnan.V, Vasudev.N. , Ravi.K.N. ,Vasudevan Nambudiri.PV., “Effect of ATH Filler Content on Silicone and EVA Insulator Material” , National conference on Electrical Power  Technology, Management and IT Applications (EPTMITA-06), 17th and 18th Feb 2006, at MMM Engineering College, Ghorakhpur, UP.,.India, Jointly sponsored by IEEE , UP Section and IIT Kanpur.
  4. Vasudev.N, Vasudevan Nambudiri.P.R , Dinesh.M.N., Krishnan.V., “Performance of Polymer Insulators by Multistress Ageing”,  National conference on Power distribution ,Vision- Power to all through Innovative Technologies Adoption” ,ELECRAMA 2008, 21st -22nd Jan 2008, co sponsored by Rural Electrification Corporation Ltd, New Delhi.
  5. Vijayashree, Dinesh M.N, M.Suresh Kumar., “Availability Based Tariff Mechanism for Intra State Power Transactions”, state level paper presentation contest  Tejomaya , Dept of EEE, Acharya Institute of Technology, soladevanahalli, Bangalore- 90, 3rd Sept 2011. Won 2nd  Prize.
  6. Madhu B.R, M.N Dinesh , Niranjan Hegde, “Design of Twelve Pulse Rectifier Used in HVDC System” , in National conference on “Recent Trends in Electrical, Electronics, Computing and Information Technology (NCRTEECIT-16)”  24th September 2016.

Interaction with outside world:


  1. Recognition from RSST for the paper presented at international conference and journal publications during the years 2007 and 2008.

Member of BoS/BoE in other institutions/University:

  1. BoE member in SET Jain University.
  2. BoE member in M.Sc. Electronic Science, Bangalore University.

Industry Institute Interaction:

  1. Involved in setting up Lapp cables-RVCE laboratory 
  2. Involved with Wipro Academy of Software Excellence and Manipal University in delivering lectures.