Akhila K
Assistant Professor (PhD Doing) (On leave)
 Akhila K
Areas of Interest : Machine learning, data analytics in smart grids, soft computing
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  • Designation : Assistant Professor (PhD Doing) (On leave)
  • Mobile No : 7560885912
  • Date Of joining : 11-07-2016

Aim to carry out projects, teaching and administration within the Department

Qualification Details


College / University


Ph.D (On-going) Amrita ViswaVidyapeetham  

Master of Engineering

Nanyang Technological University, Singapore


Bachelor of Technology

Sree Narayana Gurukulam College of Engineering (M.G. University)



Worked as a software trainee at Infosys Technologies  from November 2007 to March 2008

Worked as a lecturer in department of electrical engineering at FISAT Engineering College, Kerala from June 2008 to April 2009

Publications Details
  • Kizhakkedath, A., and K. Tai. "Vulnerability analysis of critical infrastructure network." International Journal of Critical Infrastructure Protection 35 (2021): 100472.
  • Basil P Elias, Dino Devassykutty, John George, Akhila K, "Hybrid Bicycle", IOSR Journal of Electrical and Electronics Engineering, vol 2, pp. 100-104, 2017.
  • Kizhakkedath, A., Tai, K., Sim, M.S., Tiong, R.L.K. and Lin, J. (2013) “An Agent-Based Modeling and Evolutionary Optimization Approach for Vulnerability Analysis of Critical Infrastructure Networks”, in Tan, G., Yeo, G.K., Turner, S.J. and Teo, Y.M. (Eds), AsiaSim 2013  Proceedings of the 13th International Conference on Systems Simulation, Singapore, 6-8 November 2013, Communications in Computer and Information Science Vol.402, Springer, pp.176-187.
  • Tai, K., Kizhakkedath, A., Lin, J., Tiong, R.L.K. and Sim, M.S. (2013) “Identifying Extreme Risks in Critical Infrastructure Interdependencies”, in ISNGI 2013 International Symposium for Next Generation Infrastructure, Wollongong, Australia, 30 September - 4 October 2013
Projects Undertaken

1. Vulnerability Analysis of Critical Infrastructure Networks (2011-14)

2. Hybrid Bicycle (2016-18)

3. Librarian Robot (2017-18)

4. Universal Mind Read three Degree of Freedom Bed for Rehabilitation (2019-20) (selected for CERD funding)

5. Sanitary napkin and Diaper Incinerator using Induction Heating (Ongoing)

6. Cost-optimized floating solar panel for rural electrification, Proposal submitted to ANERT selected to third round

Short Term Courses Attended

Online Certifications

  • Among the top 1% of certified students in the NPTEL course, Introduction to Smart Grid in October 2021
  • Undergone 8 courses conducted by NITTT (National Institute of Teachers Training), taken up their assignments and final exam and got certified in all the 8 courses in October 2021.
  1. Orientation towards Technical Education & Curriculum Aspects
  2. Professional Ethics & Sustainability
  3. Communication Skills and Knowledge Dissemination
  4. Instructional Planning and Delivery
  5. Technology Enabled Learning and Life-long self-learning
  6. Student Assessment and Evaluation
  7. Creative Problem Solving, Innovation and Meaningful research and development
  8. Institutional Management & Administrative Procedures
  • NPTEL Elite Certification with Silver Medal for a course titled “Enhancing Soft Skills and Personality” during Jan-April 2020

Faculty Development Programmes


  • Attended an online FDP on "Smart grid monitoring and stability: a microgrid perspective ”  from 24/07/2021 to 28/07/2021 conducted by College of Engineering, Vadakara.
  • Attended online FDP on Power Electronics for Electric Vehicles - Control and Challenges'  from 06.07.2021 to 10.07.2021 conducted by ASIET
  • FDP on "Research Opportunities, Challenges in Power Electronics for EV and its impact on Smart Grid"organized by NIT Trichy from 14th to 20th December 2020
  • National Webinar on NEP 2020: Highlights and Implications for Higher Education" organized by MA College, Kothamangalam on September 26, 2020
  • Talk on "Role of Engineers in Society" conducted by Adi Shankara Institute of Engineering and Technology on Sep 15, 2020
  • Participated in a 4 day STTP on 'Computer Aided Design of Electrical Systems after the meter' organised by Marian Engineering College, Trivandrum from 26-29 July, 2020
  • Participated in a 5 day FDP on 'Contemporary Challenges in Electrical Engineering and Aiding Technologies' organised by St.Joseph's College of Engineering, Chennai from 6-10 July, 2020.
  • Participated in a webinar on 'Entrepreneurship and Start up: Post Covid Opportunities' organised by IIPC, Adi Shankara Center for Innovation, Incubation and Entrepreneurship on 21 July 2020.
  • Participated in a webinar on 'Renewable Energy in India - Ecosystem, market, trends and opportunities' organised by Department of Electrical and Electronics, Adi Shankara Institute of Engineering and Technology on 24 July 2020.
  • Participated in a webinar on 'Power converters: an industrial perspective' organised by Department of Electrical and Electronics, Adi Shankara Institute of Engineering and Technology on 21 July 2020.
  • Participated in a webinar on 'Internet of things and Industry 4.0,' organised by Department of Electrical and Electronics, Adi Shankara Institute of Engineering and Technology on 18 July 2020.
  • Participated in a webinar on 'NPTEL E-awareness workshop' organised by NPTEL and Vedavyasa Institute of Technology on 22 July 2020.
  •  Webinar on the topic "Soft Skills and Talent Transformation"  organized by Mohamed Sathak Engineering College, Ramanathapuram on June 14, 2020
  • Webinar on the topic "Advanced Techniques for Energy Efficient Devices and MATLAB Coding" by Mr. Ashok Athulkar organized by Shri G.S. Institute of Technology and Science, Indore on June 7, 2020
  • Webinar on "Insights to Industry 4.0" by S.A Engineering College on 29 May, 2020
  • Webinar on "Overview of Intellectual Property Rights" by Sreepathy Institute of Management And Technology on May 22 2020
  • FDP on "Emerging Trends in Electric Vehicles"  by Jeppiar Institute of Technology on 14 and 15 May 2020
  • Webinar on 'Demystifying IoT'  organized by Sreepathy Institute of Management And Technology on May 13, 2020
  •  Webinar on 'Significance of Grid connected PV in current scenario' organised by the Industry Applications Society Chapter of IEEE SB ASIET on May 12 
  • FDP on Active learning, conducted by TLC IIT Madras, on 28th - 30th June 2017
  • FDP on Latex for Effective Professional Writing, 4-9 Jan 2017 at ASIET , Kalady
  • ISO 9001:2015 one day awareness programme, Jan 10, 2017 at ASIET ,Kalady
  • Seminar on Pedagogical Initiatives and preparatory practices for NBA accreditation, July 2017 at ASIET , Kalady
  • Seminar on Embedded System Design using ARM Processors, 15th July 2016 at ASIET, Kalady