Publications of M. Arunachalam

  1. M. Ramamoorthy and M. Arunachalam, “A Solid-state Controller for Slip Ring Induction Motors”, 1977 IEEE Industry Applications Society Annual Meeting Record.

  2. M. Ramamoorthy and M. Arunachalam, “Solid-state Control for Resistive Loads”, journal of Institution of Electronics & Telecommunication Engineers, 1977 vol.23, No.1, pp36-38.

  3. M. Ramamoorthy and M.Arunachalam, “Steady-state Analysis of Inverter Driven Induction Motor Using Iterative Technique”, presented at 1977 All India Conference on Design Development and Standardization of Electrical Equipment, 27th to 29th Sep. 1977 (Organized by Institution of Engineers, India).

  4. M. Arunachalam, “Solid-state Speed Control of Induction Motors”, Ph.D Thesis 1977, Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur, India

  5. M. Ramamoorthy, M.Arunachalam and S. S. Venkata, “Solid-state Speed control of Slip Ring Induction Motor”, presented at 1977 Midwest Power Symposium 6-7, Oct 1977.

  6. M.Ramamoorthy and M. Arunachalam, “Dynamic Performance of a Closed Loop Induction Motor Speed Control System with Phase Controlled SCRs in the Rotor”, IEEE Trans. On Industry Applications voIIA-15, No.5 Sep/Oct. 1979, pp-489-493.

  7. M.Ramamoorthy, M. Arunachalam and R.L.Das, “Thyristor Controlled Shunt Compensator for Industrial Loads”, presented at the seminar on plant Instrumentation and control organized by Institution of Engineers, India, 21-22, Dec. 1980.

  8. S. K. Raizada, M.Arunachalam, R.Rajan Babu and G.K.Agarwal “Design & Testing of Thyristor Valve for Indian National HVDC Experimental Line Project”, “Symposium of Specialists in Electric Operation and Expansion Planning”. August 21-25, 1989 at Brazil.

  9. S. K. Raizada, M.Arunachalam, G. K. Agrawal, G. Lal, Sridhar “Thyristor Valves for National HVDC Experimental Line Project”, 2nd International Seminar on Industrial Electronics and Control & Instrumentation”, September 28th & 29th 1989, New Delhi, India, Paper – 12 pp. 295-307.

  10. M.Arunachalam, R.Rajan Babu, Dipak Dutta and Ghamandi Lal, “Thyristor Valve for SVC and HVDC Applications – Design and Testing Experience of BHEL”, CIGRE International Colloquium on HVDC Power Transmission September 9-11, 1991.

  11. M. Arunachalam , R.Rajan Babu, Dipak Dutta, Ghamandi Lal, “Thyristor Valve for SVC and HVDC application – Design & Testing Experience of BHEL”. HVDC Technology in India – A special Report, Central Board of Irrigation & Power (CBIP), Publication No.235, Publication No. 235, August 1993, New Delhi, India pp134 – 141.

  12. Voltage and Current Stresses on Thyristor Valves for Static Var Compensators, CIGRE Report – 1994 – M. Arunachalam (One of the member of the Task force).

  13. M. Arunachalam, G. Lal “Thyristor Valves for National HVDC Experimental Line
    Project”, Workshop on HVDC Transmission for countries in ASIA PACIFIC Region, 7th -13th February 1995, Bungler, India, pp. 31-45.

  14. Guidelines for Testing of Thyristor Valve for Static Var Compensators – March 95. Cigre Report – M.Arunachalam (one of the member of the Task force).

  15. M.Arunachalam and G.Lal “Comments on proposal of a new IEC Standard on loss determination in HVDC converter stations”, – first draft dated 10.04.95.

  16. S.Satyanarayana, A.Bhoomaiah, R.Rajaraman, S.Mukherji K.R.S.Shariff, M.Arunachalam, Sajjan Singh, G.Holla, Ghamandi Lal, “Development of Corona – Relief Shields for 500 kV HVDC Thyristor Valves”, BHEL Journal Volume 18, No.1 February 1997, pp. 9-16.

  17. Ghamandi Lal, M.Arunachalam, H.S.Chandrashekaraiah, “Application of Artificial Neural Network for the Dielectric Type Test Result of HVDC Thyristor Valves”, National Seminar on Role of IPPs in National Power Development Programme, November 5-6, 1998, Central Power Research Institute (CPRI), Bangalore, India.

  18. Ghamandi Lal, M.Arunachalam, Devashees Das, “Operational Type Test on Thyristor Valves for Indian National HVDC Phase – II Project”. Seminar on Power Electronics Applications to Power Systems, August 26-27, 1999, Central Power Research Institute (CPRI), Bangalore, India, pp. S6.62-68.

  19. M.Arunachalam, Ghamandi Lal, “EMTP studies and validation through type tests on HVDC thyristor valves”, Workshop on usage of EMTP in Power system applications, September 21-22, 2000. New Delhi.

  20. Ghamandi Lal, M.Arunachalam, G.V.Paradkar, “Thyristor valves for Indian National HVDC Phase II Project”. National seminar on energy conservation in Indian Industrial and Power Sectors, ENCON-2000, India Institute of Plant Engineer (Karnataka Chapter 18-19, December 2000, CPRI, Bangalore.

  21. Rajiv C.G, Shoba, S, Nirmala S, Bhaskar B, Arunachalam M, “Triggering and Monitoring System for Thyristor Valves for HVDC Applications”. IEEE Power Electronics Specialists Conference, 2001. PESC2001 32 Annual At Vancouverm Canada, June 2001, Vol-2 pp. 492 – 497.

  22. S.V.N. Jithin Sundar, S.C.Bhageria, C.D.Khoday, M.Arunachalam, etc. “Design, Testing and commissioning of first 420KV, 50 MVAr Controller Shunt Reactor in India”. Accepted for CIGRE session 2002 in Paris.

  23. Ghamandi Lal, Devashees Das, G.V.Paradkar and M.Arunachalam “Thyristor Valves for National HVDC Project II – Design and Testing Aspects BHEL Journal, Vol. 24 No.1 January 2003.

  24. Thyristor Controller Voltage Regulator :
    Part: 1 Non-conventional Static Reactive Power Regulation
    Part: 2 Static on-load Transformer Tap changers
    Report prepared by CIGRE working Group SC B4 35, M.Arunachalam is one of the members of the Task Force which has developed the report. Under publication in CIGRE ELECTRA.

  25. M. Arunachalam, Ghamandilal, Rajiv C.G. “Performance Verification of TCSC Control and Protection Equipment Using RTDS”. Presented in 15th Power System Computation Conference at Liege, Belgium 22-26 August 2005.

  26. Ghamandilal, M. Arunachalam, “DC Link between Industrial Plant and Utility,” accepted for presentation in CIGRE Colloquium “Role of HVDC, FACTS and Emerging Technologies in Evolving Power Systems,” 17-24 September 2005 Bangalore, India.

  27. M.Arunachalam, “State- of –the –Art Technology and Application of Thyristor Valves,” Annals of the Indian National Academy of Engineering, Volume III December 2006.

  28. Ghamandilal , Dipak Dutta , M.Arunachalam “ Design and Testing of Thyristor Valves of TCSC for Kanpur – Ballabhgarh 400 kVline ,” 2008 IEEE PES Transmission and Distribution Conference and Exposition April 21 – 24 at Chicago , Illinois , USA

  29. M.Arunachalam, “Development of FACTS Devices in BHEL”, Current Trends in Engineering Practice, 2010, pp263-276,Narosa Publication House , a compilation of papers based on the lectures delivered by Industry experts under AICTE-INAE DVP scheme.

  30. Raju J.,M.Kowsalya,M.Arunachalam, “Dynamic Operation and Control Schemes for Static Synchronous Series Capacitor”, International Review of Automatic Control (I.RE.A.CO),VOL.8,N.1,January 2015, pp9-16.

  31. M. Arunachalam,“Performance Evaluation of TCSC Control and Protection Equipment Using RTDS” Current Trends in Engineering Practice , published by Narosa Publishing House, New Delhi , 2014,Volume III , page 175-190

  32. M.Arunachalam ,etc,”Implementation of Vernier Mode Operation Using STATCOM for Terminal Voltage Regulation of a 3-ph Stand –Alone Wind Driven Self-Excited Induction Generator”, Paper Code 26,IVth International Conference on Advanced Energy, IIT/B,10-12 December 2013