Dr. S. Mukhopadhyay

Subrata Mukhopadhyay graduated in Electrical Engineering from Jadavpur University, Calcutta in 1968 and had his Master’s and Doctorate Degrees from Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur and Roorkee in 1970 and 1979 respectively. His employment experience of more than four decades includes, as practicing Engineer, power system planning, design and operation with the Central Electricity Authority of Government of India serving up to the level of Senior-most Chief Engineer in the Central Power Engineering Services cadre before retirement in 2007.

He had been Director of HVPNL, the TRANSCO of the state of Haryana, also. In the academic side he had the experience of teaching, research and administration in Roorkee, IILM Academy, Greater Noida, UP (as Director and Professor in EE), and Lingaya’s University, Faridabad, Haryana (as Founder Vice Chancellor). Currently he is with the GTBIT of GGSIP University, New Delhi as Senior Professor and Dean (Academics). He has authored two monographs / books and forty-three papers, won IEEE Third Millennium Medal in 2000, IEEE PES Delhi Chapter Outstanding Engineer Award and IEEE PES Asia-Pacific Regional Outstanding Engineer Award for 2001, IEEE Regional Activities Board Leadership and Achievement Awards in 2002 and 2004 respectively.

He has widely travelled across various countries that include USA, Canada, Panama, Russia, Ukraine, China, Japan, Singapore, Malaysia, and Thailand. He is a Life Senior Member of IEEE, Fellow of the Institution of Engineers (India) as well as Institution of Electronics and Telecommunication Engineers, India, and Member of ASME. He has been associated with the Technical Activities Board of IEEE, Power & Energy Society (PES), Industry Applications Society (IAS) of IEEE in various capacities. Currently he is the Chair of Asian and Australasian Infrastructure Working Group of International Practices Subcommittee of IEEE PES, and IAS Technical Chapters Area Chair, Region10 South Asia.