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Lecturer's Profile

Prof. Dr. Ir. Vinesh Thiruchelvam

  • Dean of the Faculty of Computing, Engineering and Technology (FCET)
  • Senior Lecturer in Energy Systems, Power Electronics and Electrical Power Utilization
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Level 4, APU Campus, Technology Park Malaysia
  • PhD in Technology Management, University Tun Abdul Razak, Malaysia
  • Bachelor of Science, Electrical Engineering, Western Michigan University, USA
Teaching Areas
  • Electrical Power Utilization
  • Power Electronics
  • Sustainable Development
  • Energy Management
  • Engineer in Society
Research Interests
  • Renewable Energy, Sustainable Development
  • Building Green Technology
  • Regenerative Energy Systems
  • Smart Grid Systems
  • Energy Management
Peer Reviewed Journal Articles
  • T.Vinesh, B.Shashidhar, “Technology Transfer for Waste to Energy Plants”, UNITAR E-Journal Vol.1 Journal 01, May 2005.
  • T.Vinesh, “'Renewable Energy in Dubai' – iNEER Journal, Vol.23, pp89, Jan 2007.
  • T.Vinesh, M.S.Reddy, “Green Hotel Engineering Concepts”,  iNEER Journal, Vol 25, pp109, Jan 2009.
  • T.Vinesh, “UAE Holistic Plan: Kadra Power Infrastructure Development”, Atkins (UK) Technical Journal 6 – Paper 085, August 2011.
  • T.Vinesh, “UAE National Grid is Under Powered” – Paper No. 26, pp47-48, 2012 Middle East Electricity Publication.
  • K. Hmood, T. Vinesh, “Problems and Solutions in Digital Signal Processing(DSP)”,LAP Lambert Academic Publishing ISBN 978-3-659-26262-3, paperback, 60 Pages.
  • A.Zarkesh, S.Arun, T.Vinesh, “Alternative Energy Efficient System for Charging Electric Cars” – Intelligent Systems Modelling & Simulation (ISMS) 29-31 Jan 2013, IEEE Publication, Pg 394-396
Conference Publications
  • T.Vinesh, B.Shashidhar 'Theoretical Framework of Technology Transfer For Waste to Energy Plants' - Paper presented at the 22nd Conference of ASEAN Federation of Engineering Organizations (CAFEO - 22), Yangon, Myanmar, Dec 2004.
  • T.Vinesh, B.Shashidhar 'Establishing an Export Centre for ASEAN' - Paper Presented at 23rd Conference of ASEAN Federation of Engineering Organizations (CAFEO-23), LuangPrabang, Laos, Dec 2005.
  • T.Vinesh, 'Renewable Energy in Dubai' - Paper Presented at iNEER/iCEE Conference, Budapest, Hungary, 2007.
  • T.Vinesh, 'Eventually', Science & Health - 1st Personal Book Published by Author House, UK - Aug 2010.
  • T.Vinesh, ‘Sustainable Buildings by WS Atkins’ – Paper presented at British University Dubai (BUiD), Dubai – 2011.
  • T.Vinesh, B.Piper, ‘Resilient Green Engineering for Namaste Hotel Mumbai, India – Technical Paper presented at CTBUH, Seoul, 2011.
  • T.Vinesh, ‘Busbar Technical Awareness’, Technical Presentation Paper at BSGG June 2011.
  • T.Vinesh, K.Hill, UAE MEP Awards, ‘WS Atkins Building Services – 2011’, Awards Submission Paper – Winner Dec 2011.
  • T.Vinesh, ‘Green Resilient Building Design’, Stadium General Seminar – 29th Jan 2013, Department of Civil Engineering, Universitas Muhammadiyah Yogyakarta, Indonesia.
  • B.Firas Ismail, T.Vinesh, ‘Hybrid Computational Detection Systems for Coal-Fired Power Plant High Temperature Superheater Outage’ – ACEAIT, Seoul, South Korea, June 2013
  • UAE MEP Consultancy of The Year, 2010 & 2011
Memberships in Professional Societies
  • Board of Engineers Malaysia (BEM), PEng
  • Institution of Engineering Technology, UK, Member
  • Engineering Council (UK), CEng
  • Institution of Engineers, Malaysia, Corporate Member
  • Competent Energy Manager (CEM) – KetthA
  • Malaysian Energy Professionals Association (MEPA), Associate Member