Coimbatore Campus

Research Topic -Development of Adaptive and Intelligent Methods for Power Quality Monitoring

The objective is to develop adaptive and intelligent methods for power quality monitoring in emerging power grids. The transition from the conventional grid to the modern, intelligent grid known as smart grid is influenced by several economic, social and technical factors, that brought different stages of automation, transformation and evolution in the grid. Smart grid combines myriad of technologies like information, communication, and power system engineering with computational intelligence. Thus, more sophisticated techniques are required to monitor, diagnose, control, and protect the grid operation and its behaviour. Considering these aspects, the current work focuses on developing adaptive and intelligent methodologies for power quality monitoring. The methodology will comprise of combining methods from signal processing, deep learning, artificial intelligence etc. Publication of results will be an integral part of the PhD program.

Department & Campus

Center for Computational Engineering and Networking (CEN), School of Engineering, Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham, Coimbatore

Skillsets Preferred from Applicants

The candidate should possess an M. Tech. degree in Computer Science/ Signal Processing/ Data Science/ Artificial Intelligence/ Computational Engineering/ Electrical and Electronics Engineering/ Electronics and Communication Engineering or related domain Programming in Python/MATLAB, Knowledge in AI, Machine Learning and Deep Learning

Faculty Profile

Neethu Mohan

Assistant Professor,
Center for Computational Engineering and Networking (CEN),
Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham, Coimbatore


Why Amrita?!

The core vision of Amrita lies in providing education for life, grounded in intellectual social responsibility through compassion driven research that will translate into a positive global impact. The Schools under the aegis of Amrita University have over 108 programmes in disciplines as diverse as Biotechnology, Engineering, Management, Medicine, Dentistry, Ayurveda, Pharmacy, Nanotechnology, Communication, Arts & Science and Education, providing our students with an outstanding training in our several campuses across multiple states. Needless to add, this multi-disciplinary character of our University facilitates a laudable synergy within our midst greatly enabling us all to derive maximum benefit from the expertise of each other.

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Admission Procedure



Applicants holding a Master’s degree are eligible to apply for admission. Examples of Master’s degree include: ME, M. Tech., M. Sc., MCA, MS by Research and MPhil

applicants are expected to have strong academic records.


Applicants who have a full-time appointment at Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham or at another academic/ R&D organization are eligible to apply for part-time admission. Other eligibility requirements of such applicants are same as full time applicants. Part Time students are permitted to proceed at a slower pace in completing their doctoral requirements.


Exceptional students pursuing a Bachelor’s or Master’s degree at Amrita will be allowed to apply for the Integrated Ph.D. program subject to the requirement that he or she completes all the requirements of the Bachelor’s or Master’s degree prior to ‘advancement to candidacy’


Exceptional students who satisfy the eligibility requirements of Amrita and that of Amrita’s International Partner University (IPU), as stated in the Dual PhD. MoU signed between Amrita and the IPU, are eligible for admission to the Dual PhD program.

Fee Structure

  TUITION FEES (Per Annum)
External Scholars
Internal Scholars
AMRITAPURI ₹30,000 ₹20,000
COIMBATORE ₹30,000 ₹20,000
BENGALURU ₹30,000 ₹20,000
CHENNAI ₹30,000 ₹20,000


Doctoral programs at Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham are designed to develop outstanding educational researchers with a wide range of research skills as well as in-depth knowledge and practical understanding and expertise in their chosen field of educational research.

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