" New Product Development– Innovation, Technology Management & Market Development”, a Professional Development Program, Organized by PES/IAS/PELS Jt.Chapter, Hyderabad, in Association with G.Pulla Reddy Engineering College (GPREC), Kurnool.

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A.IEEE Members: *Online Registration is Required for IEEE Members. *Registration Fees: NIL . Pl. quote the On-Line Registration details at the time of Entry/ Attendance at the Venue. 

B.Non-Members & Students Pl. Contact: Program Coordinator (at EEE Dept/G.Pulla Reddy Engineering College (GPREC), Kurnool):

(1) Sri C.Harinath Reddy / Phone: 9966124224 / Email: charinathr@gmail.com


About this Program:

This is a Professional Development Program (PDP)-Lecture. The objective of this PDP is Knowledge Transfer from Practicing Engineers in Industry/ R&D (working in the area of New Product Development) to Engineering Professionals in Industry & Academic Institutions. 

This PDP is a Lecture by Dr.PV Rajgopal, General Manager (Retired), BHEL/ Corporate R&D, Hyderabad.

This PDP-Lecture will focus on Various aspects of New Product Development like Identification of New Products, Identification of New Markets for Products, Innovation, Technology Identification, management & development, Product Design, Engineering, Prototype Development, System Integration, Factory Testing, Field Testing & Commissioning, Productionizing, Commercialization, Intellectual Property Management (IPM) and other related aspects.

This Lecture includes Illustrations/ Case Studies of various Innovative & New Products Developed, in India and in other countries.
Also, this lecture will illustrate the benefits of Innovation and New Product Development for Business Excellence and Economic Development of the Nation and Region.



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  • G.Pullareddy Engineering College
  • Nandyal Road
  • Kurnool, Andhra Pradesh
  • India 518007
  • Building: EEE Dept.
  • Room Number: Seminar Hall
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  • A.IEEE Members Pl. Contact: PES/IAS/PELS-Jt.Chapter/

    (1) Dr.PV Rajgopal / Phone:09985306562/ Email: rajgopal3e@gmail.com 

    B.Non-Members & Students  Pl. Contact: Program Coordinator (at EEE Dept/G.Pulla Reddy Engineering College (GPREC), Kurnool):

    (2) Sri C.Harinath Reddy / Phone: 9966124224 / Email: charinathr@gmail.com

  • Co-sponsored by G.Pulla Reddy Engineering College (GPREC), Kurnool, Andhra Pradesh, India
  • Starts 21 March 2018 08:00 PM
  • Ends 23 March 2018 08:00 PM
  • All times are Indian/Reunion
  • No Admission Charge
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  Speakers

 Dr.PV Rajgopal

Dr.PV Rajgopal of BHEL/ Corporate R&D, Hyderabad, India

Topic:

" New Product Development– Innovation, Technology Management & Market Development”

This Professional Development Program (PDP), is a Lecture by Dr.PV Rajgopal, General Manager (Retired), BHEL/ Corporate R&D, Hyderabad.

This PDP-Lecture will focus on Various aspects of New Product Development like Identification of New Products, Identification of New Markets for Products, Innovation, Technology Identification, management & development, Product Design, Engineering, Prototype Development, System Integration, Factory Testing, Field Testing & Commissioning, Productionizing, Commercialization, Intellectual Property Management (IPM) and other related aspects.

This Lecture includes Illustrations/ Case Studies of various Innovative & New Products Developed, in India and in other countries.
Also, this lecture will illustrate the benefits of Innovation and New Product Development for Business Excellence and Economic Development of the Nation and Region.

Biography:

Dr.P.V.Rajgopal  is a B.Tech (EEE) graduate  from NIT(REC), Warangal. He has a Ph.D. degree (in Power Electronics) from IIT-Bombay, Mumbai. He has a PGDM (Marketing) from AIMA, Delhi. He is a Senior Member of IEEE, USA. He is now the Chairman, PES/IAS/PELS Joint Chapter/ IEEE-Hyderabad Section, India.

He worked in BHEL, Corporate R&D at Hyderabad for more than 36 years and retired as Additional General Manager (Power Electronics Systems Group). He held many Senior level assignments in New Product Development, Innovation & Technology Development, Market Development and Human Resource Development with BHEL. He was also involved in the starting and developing the Power Electronics Systems Group in BHEL (R&D). BHEL is an organization of national & international repute manufacturing equipment for Power / Energy / Transmission / Industrial / Transportation Sectors in India and is a Maha-Ratna PSU in India.

His Publications are a) Patents: 3 Nos. & b) Papers : 12 Nos.

As Project Leader / Group Head, he was involved in the successful development of various new products like Electric Vehicles/ AC Drives/ DC Drives/ Special Power Supplies for Transportation/ Power Plants/ Renewable Energy Systems & Industrial Applications.

Some of the major  products are :

1) IGBT Based 3-Phase AC Propulsion Drive Systems and GTO & IGBT based Auxiliary Power Supply Units for Electric Locomotives / Diesel Electric Locomotives/ EMUs/

2) Battery Powered Electric Vehicles/ Fuel Cell Powered Electric Bus/

3) 1.8MW/ 6.6kV/ High Power IGBT Based Variable Speed Induction Motor Drive System for ID Fan in Thermal Power Plants/

4) Solar PV based Power Plants & Grid Connected Power Conditioner Unit (PCU) of 250kW/ 500kW/ 1MW

5) DC to AC Power Conditioners for Fuel Cell based Power Plants/

He also has 5 years of experience at middle management level in Marketing & Commercialization of  New Products developed by BHEL/ Corporate R&D, Hyderabad. During this assignment he was responsible for marketing & commercializing the Electrical/ Electronic New Products developed by  Corporate R&D. He developed markets for many new products and services. Some of the New Products were Micro-Processor Based PLCs / ECUs for various Systems in Power Plants/ Auto-Synchronizers/  Training Simulators/ Electric Vehicles/ Magnetics Slot Wedges for Electrical Machines/ Insulation Materials.   

He was also the Group Head, Human Resource Development & Advanced Technical Education (HRD&ATE) Group of BHEL/ Corporate R&D Division and was responsible for training Engineers/ Supervisors/ Workmen and he proactively organized about 170 Programs in 2 years of this assignment.

He had Specialized Training at ABB’s Transportation Division – ADtranz – SwitzerlandHe was trained in Programming and Testing Of Control Electronics (Module-1) for Power Converter for AC drives of 6000 HP Locos (WAP5/WAG 9) supplied by ABB  to Indian Railways. 

His areas of  interest are Power Electronics Systems & Drives / Special Power Supplies for Rail Transport/ Electric Vehicles (Hybrid//Battery Powered) and Renewable Energy Systems.

He was also Project Guide for Ph.D /M.Tech / B.Tech / MBA students of various Colleges. He was Ph.D. Guide / Supervisor to an Associate Professor of EEE Dept. in an Engineering College. She was awarded a Ph.D degree in the faculty of “Electrical & Electronics Engineering (EEE)” in Aug 2016. 

He is presently teaching / training  in a few institutions in Hyderabad. ****

Email:

Address:Manikonda, , Hyderabad, Andhra Pradesh, India, 500089





Agenda

Agenda

  1. Inauguration of the Program / 2.30 PM to 2.45PM
  2. Lectures by the Speaker, Dr.PV Rajgopal.
  3. Vote of Thanks / 5.15PM to 5.30PM