SCSVMV Deemed to be University

Sri Chandrasekharendra Saraswathi Viswa Mahavidyalaya



Her Area of Interest lies in Multi level Converters.

Power Electronics and Drives,
High Voltage DC Transmission Systems,
Integrated Circuits,
Power system Stability,
Electronic Devices.
Power Electronics Lab,
Circuits and Devices Lab,
Integrated Circuits Lab,
Computer Aided Power System Lab,
Electrical Machines Lab.


  1. Renukadevi, M.Rathinakumar, “A New Approach To Improve The Performance of ASD During Voltage Sag Using Swiss Rectifier”, International Journal of Applied Engineering Research, vol.9, issue.23, 2014, pp.19027-19035. (Scopus &UGC)
  2. Renukadevi, M.Rathinakumar, “A DC inrush current minimisation method using modified z-source inverter in adjustable speed drives”, International journal of power electronics and drive system (IJPEDS), vol.7, issue.4, Dec 2016, pp.1228-1232. (Scopus &UGC)
  3. Renukadevi, M.Rathinakumar, “Comparative study of various adjustable speed drives during voltage sag”, International journal of power electronics and drive system (IJPEDS), vol.7, issue.4, Dec 2016, pp.1393-1401.(Scopus &UGC)
  4. Renukadevi, M.Rathinakumar, “Improved output voltage control of single phase Vienna rectifier with sliding mode control”, Journal of Advanced Research in dynamical and control systems, vol.10, issue.10, Dec 2018, pp.2496-2504. (Scopus &UGC)
  5. Renukadevi, M.Rathinakumar, “An improved voltage sag mitigation technique for Adjustable Speed Drives”, International Journal of Control and Automation,vol.13,issue.4, April 2020,pp.13-23. (Scopus &UGC)
  6. Renukadevi, M.Rathinakumar, “Performance improvement of ASD during Sag Using Swiss Rectifier and Z-source Inverter”, IEEE Conference NCET NRES EM, Aarupadai Veedu Institute of Technology, Dec 2014.
  7. Renukadevi, M.Rathinakumar,” Analysis of Adjustable Speed Drives during Voltage Sag”, International Conference on Computation of Power, Energy, Information and Communication, Adhiparasakthi Engineering College, 2015.
  8. Renukadevi, M.Rathinakumar, “Improved Output Voltage Control of Single Phase Vienna Rectifier with Sliding Mode Control”, CROSSROAD 2018, M.G.R Educational Institute and Research, March 2018.
  9. Paper presented “Transformer less Multilevel Modular Capacitor Clamped dc- dc Converter” 2nd International conference on Competency Building Strategies in Business and Technology for Sustainable Development on 22nd February 2013,Sri Ganesh School of Business Management, Salem
  10. Paper presented on “Voltage Sag Mitigation using PFC Rectifier” in the National Level Conference on Power electronics, Renewable & Control systems on 22th March 2014 in Erode Sengunthar Engineering College
  11. Attended a National Conference on Power System Emergencies at Department EEE, SCSVMV University on 12th December 2013
  12. Participated in CSIR Sponsored National Conference on Power System
  13. Emergencies- NPSEC-2012, on 12.12.2012 @SCSVMV University
  14. Renukadevi, M.Rathinakumar, “A Comparative study of inverters for three phase induction motor drives to mitigate voltage sag”, ICSSS19, Saveetha Engineering College, March 2019, IEEE Digital Explorer,978-1-5386-4304-4/18/©2018 IEEE


1)S.Renukadevi, M. Rathinakumar, ” A new approach to improve the performance of ASD during voltage sag using Swiss rectifier,” International Journal of Applied Engineering and Research, Vol. 9, November, 2014, pp. 19027-19035.

Full Articles / Abstracts Published in Conference Proceedings:

1)saravanan E, Renukadevi S, ” Power Quality improvement at sitribution level using renewable energy sources,” International conference on recent trends in engineering and technology, 2015.
2)Renukadevi S, Rathinakumar M, ” Analysis of adjustable speed drives during voltage sag,” IEEE International conference on computation of power,energy,information and communication, 2015.
3)Renukadevi S, Rathinakumar M, ” Performance improvement of ASD during sag using swiss rectifier and Z-source inverter,” IEEE National conference on Emerging trends in new and reneawable energy sources and energy management, 2014.
4)Renukadevi S, Rathinakumar M, ” Voltage sag mitigation using PFC rectifiers,” IEEE National level conference on power electronics,renewable and control systems, 2014.
5)Jayanthi R, Renukadevi S, ” Transformerless multilevel modular capacitor clamped dc-dc converter,” International conference on competency building strategies in business and technology for sutainable development, 2013.

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