NMSU: Klipsch School of Electrical and Computer Engineering
New Mexico State University
Klipsch School of Electrical and Computer Engineering
College of Engineering

Electrical and Computer Engineering Faculty

Dr. Satishkumar J. Ranade, Professor and Department Head

  PhD, University of Florida, 1981
Professional CV

Office: Thomas & Brown Hall, Room 112
Phone: (575) 646-3704
Fax: (575) 646-1435
E-mail: sranade@nmsu.edu
Office Hours:  



EE 280, EE 494/544, EE 431/542, EE 543, EE 530-540


Power System modeling and control, Power Electronics Applications, Renewable Energy and Microgrids

Significant Publications

  • J. Mitra, S. B. Patra, S. J. Ranade and M. R. Vallem, "Reliability-Specified Generation and Distribution Expansion in Microgrid Architectures," WSEAS Transactions on Power Systems, vol. 1, no. 8, pp. 1446–1453, Aug 2006.
  • J. Mitra, S. B. Patra and S. J. Ranade, "Reliability Stipulated Microgrid Architecture Using Particle Swarm Optimization," to be presented at the 9th International Conference on Probabilistic Methods Applied to Power Systems, Stockholm, Sweden, June 2006.
  • S. Ranade, D. Sagi, A. Ellis, "Identifying Load Inventory from Measurements", Proc. IEEE-PES Transmission and Distribution Conference and Exposition, Dallas, TX, May 2006.
  • Satish J. Ranade, Deepak R. Sagi, Ravindra Mulpuri, Raghu Surabhi, Joydeep Mitra "Likelihood of Islanding in Distribution Feeders with Photovoltaic Generation", Proc. IEEE-PES Annual General Meeting ,Tampa, FL, June 2007.
  • Jain, P., Ranade "Capacity Discovery in Customer-driven Microgrids", Proc. 2009 North American Power Symposium, Mississippi State University, Oct. 2009
  • Gampa, K., S. J. Ranade, Palak Jain, M. Balakrishnan, Sandeep Yemewar" Performance Analysis of Capacity Discovery Algorithm on Hardware Platform", Proc. 2010 North American Power Symposium, Arlington, TX, Oct. 2010