B.E. : National Institute of Technology, Surathakal, Karnataka ( 2000 )
MS : University of Florida, Gainesville, USA ( 2004 )
PhD : University of Virginia, Charlottesville, USA ( 2007 )
Research Areas : Aircraft Flight Controls, Adaptive Control Systems, Active Flow Control, Synthetic Jet Actuators, Renewable Energy: Wind Energy, Solar Energy, Microbial Fuel Cells, Engine Control, Cognitive Robotics, Intellectual Property Rights (Patents)
Major Post-Doctoral Industry Experiences : RSM Electron Power, Deer Park, New York, USA (Nov'07- July'10), GE Global Research, Bengaluru, India (Nov'12 - July'15)
Major Academic Experiences : Assistant Professor (Regular, AGP 8000), IIT Guwahati (Sept'10- April'12)
Contact Details : Email: dipankardeb@iitram.ac.in Phone (O): 079-67775408

US Patents

  • P. Srinivasan, M.N.R. Devarakonda, J. M. Fritz, D.G. Norton, A. Aramanekoppa, M. Setria, W.C. Vining, D. Deb, Systems and Methods for Model Based Control of Catalytic Converter Systems, US 9605579 B2, Filed: Dec 12, 2014, Pub date: June 16, 2016.

    Granted: March 28, 2017, Downloadable file: https://www.pat2pdf.org/patents/pat9605579.pdf
  • D. Deb, P. Srinivasan, M. Setria, M. N. R. Devarakonda, D. Bhatt, Method and System to Control Exhaust Gas Recirculation, US 9863344 B2, Granted: Jan 9, 2018, Filed: June 22, 2015, Pub Date: Dec 22, 2016.

    Granted Patent, Downloadable file: https://www.pat2pdf.org/patents/pat9863344.pdf
  • P. Srinivasan, M.N.R. Devarakonda, W.C. Vining, E.O. Reinbold, D. Deb, Engine controller and methods for controlling emission and power generation system using the same, US 2017/0074138A1, Filed: Sept 15, 2016, Pub Date: Mar 16, 2017.

    Published Patent, Downloadable file: https://www.pat2pdf.org/patents/pat20170074138.pdf
  • D. Deb, S. Aramanekoppa, P. Srinivasan, M.N.R. Devarakonda, Method and Engine Controller for Diagnosing Waste Gate Valve Malfunction and Related Power Generation System, US 20170089286 A1, Filed: Sept 22, 2016, Pub date: March 30, 2017.

    Published Patent, Downloadable file: https://www.pat2pdf.org/patents/pat20170089286.pdf
  • D. Deb, M. Sivasubramaniam, P. Srinivasan, S. S. Aramanekoppa, P. K. Patchaikani, A. S. Kulkarni, S. W. Freund, J. M. Fritz, G. Bikas, J. H. Yager, S. Kiran, Method and Systems for Exhaust Gas Control, US 10253731 B2, Filed: Feb 17, 2016, Pub Date: June 9, 2016, Grant date: April 9, 2019.

    Granted Patent, Downloadable file: https://www.pat2pdf.org/patents/pat10253731.pdf
  • D. Deb, A. K. Ambekar, D. R. Sagi, Method and System for Hybrid Wind Power Generation, US 10066604 B2, Filed: May 12, 2015, Pub date: Nov 19, 2015, Grant date: Sept 4, 2018.

    Granted Patent, Downloadable file: https://www.pat2pdf.org/patents/pat10066604.pdf

Journal Publications

  • H. Dhiman, D. Deb, J. Guerrero, "Hybrid Machine Intelligent SVR Variants for Wind Forecasting and Ramp Events, " Renewable and Sustainable Energy Reviews, Elsevier, (SCI, Impact Factor: 9.184), 2019, doi: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.rser.2019.04.002

  • H. Dhiman, D. Deb, V. Muresan, V. E. Balas, "Wake Management in Wind Farms: An Adaptive Control Approach, " Energies, MDPI, 12(7), 1247 (SCI, Impact Factor: 2.676), 2019, doi: https://doi.org/10.3390/en12071247

  • A. Gojiya, D. Deb, K. Iyer, "Feasibility Study of Power Generation from Agricultural Residue in Comparison with Soil Incorporation," Renewable Energy (Elsevier) (SCI, Impact Factor: 4.90), April 2019, doi: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.renene.2018.11.003

  • R. Patel, D. Deb, "Parametrized Control-Oriented Mathematical Model and Adaptive Backstepping Control of a Single Chamber Single Population Microbial Fuel Cell," Journal of Power Sources (Elsevier), 396, 599-605, (SCI, Impact Factor: 6.945), July 2018, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jpowsour.2018.06.064

  • A. Nath, D. Deb, R. Dey, S. Das, "Blood Glucose Regulation in Type 1 Diabetic Patients: An Adaptive Parametric Compensation Control Based Approach," IET System Biology (SCI, Impact Factor: 0.873), April 2018, DOI: 10.1049/iet-syb.2017.0093

  • U. Prajapati, A. Rawat, D. Deb, "A Novel Approach towards a Low Cost Peripheral Security System based on Specific Data rates," Accepted to Wireless Personal Communications, Springer, January 2018. (SCI, Impact factor: 1.20), https://doi.org/10.1007/s11277-018-5305-5

  • M. Sharma, P V. Achyuth, D. Deb, S. D. Puthankattil, R. Acharya, "An Automated Diagnosis of Depression Using Three-Channel Bandwidth-Duration Localized Wavelet Filter Bank with EEG Signals," Cognitive Systems Research, July 2018, (SCI, Impact Factor: 1.425), https://doi.org/10.1016/j.cogsys.2018.07.010

  • D. Deb, N. Brahmbhatt, "Review of Yield Increase of Solar Panels Through Soiling Prevention, and a Proposed Water-free Automated Cleaning Solution, " Renewable and Sustainable Energy Reviews, Volume 82 (3), February 2018, Pages 3306-3313 , Elsevier, SCI, Impact Factor: 9.184)

  • M. Sharma, D. Deb, R. Acharya, "A novel three-band orthogonal wavelet filter bank method for an automated identification of alcoholic EEG signals," Applied Intelligence, August 17, 47 (2), 1-11, 2017 (SCI, Impact Factor: 1.983), https://doi.org/10.1007/s10489-017-1042-9

  • D. Deb, G. Tao, J. O. Burkholder, D. R. Smith, “Adaptive Compensation Control of Synthetic Jet Actuator Arrays for Airfoil Virtual Shaping’’ Vol. 44, No. 2, AIAA Journal of Aircraft, 2007 (SCI, Impact factor: 0.656)

  • D. Deb, G. Tao, J. Burkholder and D. R. Smith, “Adaptive synthetic jet actuator compensation for a nonlinear tailless aircraft model at low angles of attack,” Vol. 16, Issue 5, Pages 983 – 995, IEEE Transactions on Control Systems Technology, 2008. (SCI, Impact factor: 3.882).

Books

  • D. Deb, J. Burkholder, G. Tao, Adaptive Control and Diagnostics for Systems with Complex, Nonlinear Actuators and Sensors, accepted under book series "Studies in Systems, Decision and Control", Springer.

  • D. Deb, R. Dey and V. E. Balas, “Engineering Research Methodology: A Practical Insight for Researchers” Springer Nature, Intelligent Systems Reference Library book series, doi: 10.1007/978-981-13-2947-0.

  • R. Patel, D. Deb, R. Dey, V.E. Balas, Intelligent and Adaptive Control of Microbial Fuel Cells, Springer Nature, Intelligent Systems Reference Library, doi: 10.1007/978-3-030-18068-3.

  • D. Deb, V. E. Balas, R. Dey, “Innovations in Infrastructure – Proceedings of ICIIF 2018,” Springer Nature, Advances in Intelligent Systems and Computing, doi: 10.1007/978-981-13-1966-2.

  • D. Deb, V. E. Balas, R. Dey, J. Shah, “Innovative Research in Transportation Infrastructure – Proceedings of ICIIF 2018,” Springer Nature, Lecture Notes in Intelligent Transportation and Infrastructure, doi: 10.1007/978-981-13-2032-3.

Book Chapters

  • Shah, S., Sharma, M., Deb, D., & Pachori, R. (2019). An Automated Alcoholism Detection Using Orthogonal Wavelet Filter Bank. In Machine Intelligence and Signal Analysis. Springer Nature.

  • Deb, D., Deb, T., & Sharma, M. (2019). Redesign of a Railway Coach for Safe and Independent Travel of Elderly. In Machine Intelligence and Signal Analysis.

  • Malepati B.S., Vijay D., Deb D., Manjunath K. (2019) Parameter Validation to Ascertain Voltage of Li-ion Battery Through Adaptive Control. In: Deb D., Balas V., Dey R. (eds) Innovations in Infrastructure. Advances in Intelligent Systems and Computing, vol 757. Springer, Singapore.

  • Patel R., Gojiya A., Deb D. (2019) Failure Reconfiguration of Pumps in Two Reservoirs Connected to Overhead Tank. In: Deb D., Balas V., Dey R. (eds) Innovations in Infrastructure. Advances in Intelligent Systems and Computing, vol 757. Springer, Singapore.

  • Makadia U., Kumar P., Parwani A.K., Deb D. (2019) Simulations of Exhaust Gas Recirculation and Its Impact on NOx. In: Deb D., Balas V., Dey R. (eds) Innovations in Infrastructure. Advances in Intelligent Systems and Computing, vol 757. Springer, Singapore.

Research Students

  • Harsh Dhiman (EE PhD: 2017-20) Wind Energy Forecasting and Battery life Optimization

  • Anil Gojiya (Co Guide: Dr. Kannan Iyer) (EE M. Tech: 2016-18) Residue Based Biomass Plant Feasibility and Biogas Control

  • Ravi Patel (EE M. Tech, 2016-18) Adaptive Control Techniques for Energy Efficient Microbial Fuel Cells

  • Umang Makadia (as Co-guide; Dr. Ajit Parwani: Supervisor) (Mech M. Tech: 2016-18) Numerical Simulation of Exhaust Gas Recirculation and CO2 Recirculation

  • Shubham Mishra (with Dr. Kshitij Bhargava) (EE M.Tech 2017-19): Study of Potential Induced Degradation (PID) in Solar Panels

Memberships/Scholarships

  • Senior Member, Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (SMIEEE)

  • Life Member, Eta Kappa Nu (Honor Socity of Electrical Engineers)

  • Member, IET

  • National Talent Search Examination (NTSE) Scholarship

    Received it both in the 5th and 9th Grades of my High School.

Project Grants

  • “Adaptive Control of Wind Turbine Blades Using Synthetic Jet Actuators,” Department of Science and Technology, Fast Track Grant, 2011.

Professional Activities

  • EE Department Coordinator

    (July 2017 - Till Date)
  • EE Department Placement Coordinator (Achieved 90%+ Placement in Electrical Department in the batch that passed out in 2018).

    (September 2016 - September 2018)
  • IITRAM Library Committee Member

    (October 2015 - Till Date)
  • IITRAM's Student Startup and Innovation Policy (SSIP) Faculty Co-ordinator

    (May 2017 - Till Date)
  • Perspective Planning Committee Member, Instrumentation and Control Department, NIRMA University

    Sept 2017 - May 2018

Courses Taught at IITRAM

  • Fall 2017

    1. EE 5006 Adaptive and Nonlinear Control (Including Laboratory) (M. Tech, 1st Semester) 2. EE 4010 Technology Innovation and Intellectual property Rights (B. Tech, 7th Semester (Open Elective))
  • Spring 2017

    1. EE 5006 Adaptive and Nonlinear Control (Including Laboratory) (M. Tech, 1st Semester) 2. EE 4010 Technology Innovation and Intellectual property Rights (B. Tech, 7th Semester (Open Elective))
  • Fall 2016

    1. EE 4001 Renewable Energy (Including Laboratory) (B. Tech, 7th Semester) 2. EE 5001 Renewable Energy Infrastructure (M. Tech, 1st Semester) 3. HS 5002 Research Methodology (M. Tech, 1st Semester)
  • Spring 2016

    EE 2004 Control Systems (Including Laboratory) B. Tech, 4th Semester
  • Fall 2015

    EE 3003 Digital Systems (Including Laboratory) B. Tech 5th Semester

Active Reviewer International Journals

  • Automatica, IFAC Journal

  • Solar Energy, Elsevier Renewable and Sustainable Energy Reviews, Elsevier