Assistant Professor in Electrical and Electronics Engineering

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Assistant Professor Electrical Electronics Engineering

Module I : General Knowledge and Current Affairs

Salient Features of Indian Constitution

    Salient features of the Constitution – Preamble- Its significance and its place in the
    interpretation of the Constitution.
    Fundamental Rights – Directive Principles of State Policy – Relation between
    Fundamental Rights and Directive Principles – Fundamental Duties.
    Executive – Legislature – Judiciary – Both at Union and State Level. – Other
    Constitutional Authorities.
    Centre-State Relations – Legislative – Administrative and Financial.
    Services under the Union and the States.
    Emergency Provisions.
    Amendment Provisions of the Constitution.

Social Welfare Legislations and Programmes

    Social Service Legislations like Right to Information Act, Prevention of atrocities
    Women & Children, Food Security Act, Environmental Acts etc. and Social Welfare
    Programmes like Employment Guarantee Programme, Organ and Blood Donation etc.

Towards A New Society

    Introduction to English education – various missionary organisations and their
    functioning- founding of educational institutions, factories.printing press etc.

Efforts To Reform The Society

    (A) Socio-Religious reform Movements
    SNDP Yogam, Nair Service Society, Yogakshema Sabha, Sadhu Jana Paripalana
    Sangham, Vaala Samudaya Parishkarani Sabha, Samathwa Samajam, Islam Dharma
    Paripalana Sangham, Prathyaksha Raksha Daiva Sabha, Sahodara Prasthanam etc.
    (B) Struggles and Social Revolts
    Upper cloth revolts.Channar agitation, Vaikom Sathyagraha, Guruvayoor
    Sathyagraha, Paliyam Sathyagraha. Kuttamkulam Sathyagraha, Temple Entry
    Proclamation, Temple Entry Act .Malyalee Memorial, Ezhava Memorial etc.
    Malabar riots, Civil Disobedience Movement, Abstention movement etc.

Role Of Press In Renaissance

    Malayalee, Swadeshabhimani, Vivekodayam, Mithavadi, Swaraj, Malayala
    Manorama, Bhashaposhini, Mathnubhoomi, Kerala Kaumudi, Samadarsi, Kesari, AIAmeen,
    Prabhatham, Yukthivadi, etc

Awakening Through Literature

    Novel, Drama, Poetry, Purogamana Sahithya Prasthanam, Nataka Prashtanam,
    Library movement etc

Women And Social Change

    Parvathi Nenmenimangalam, Arya Pallam, A V Kuttimalu Amma, Lalitha
    Prabhu.Akkamma Cheriyan, Anna Chandi, Lalithambika Antharjanam and others

Leaders Of Renaissance

    Thycaud Ayya Vaikundar, Sree Narayana Guru, Ayyan Kali.Chattampi Swamikal,
    Brahmananda Sivayogi, Vagbhadananda, Poikayil Yohannan(Kumara Guru) Dr
    Palpu, Palakkunnath Abraham Malpan, Mampuram Thangal, Sahodaran Ayyappan,
    Pandit K P Karuppan, Pampadi John Joseph, Mannathu Padmanabhan, V T
    Bhattathirippad, Vakkom Abdul Khadar Maulavi, Makthi Thangal, Blessed Elias
    Kuriakose Chaavra, Barrister G P Pillai, TK Madhavan, Moorkoth Kumaran, C.
    Krishnan, K P Kesava Menon, Dr.Ayyathan Gopalan, C V Kunjuraman, Kuroor
    Neelakantan Namboothiripad,
    Velukkutty Arayan, K P Vellon, P K Chathan Master, K Kelappan, P. Krishna Pillai,
    A K Gopalan, T R Krishnaswami Iyer, C Kesavan. Swami Ananda Theerthan , M C
    Joseph, Kuttippuzha Krishnapillai and others

Literary Figures

    Kodungallur Kunhikkuttan Thampuran, KeralaVarma Valiyakoyi Thampuran,
    Kandathil Varghese Mappila. Kumaran Asan, Vallathol Narayana Menon, Ulloor S
    Parameswara Iyer, G Sankara Kurup, Changampuzha Krishna Pillai, Chandu Menon,
    Vaikom Muhammad Basheer. Kesav Dev, Thakazhi Sivasankara Pillai, Ponkunnam
    Varky, S K Pottakkad and others

General Knowledge and Current Affairs

Module II :


    Matrices: Rank, systems of linear equations, consistency, eigen values, eigen
    vectors, Cayley Hamilton Theorem, diagonalisation, linear dependence and
    independence of vectors.
    Partial Differentiation:Partial derivatives, Euler’s theorem on homogeneous
    functions, total derivatives, Jacobians, Taylor’s series (one and two variables) –
    Maxima and minima of functions of two variables – Lagrange’ s method.
    Vector Differentiation: Scalar and vector functions, differentiation of vector
    functions – velocity and acceleration – scalar and vector fields – operator  –
    Gradient – Directional derivative – Divergence – Curl – irrotational and solenoidal
    fields – scalar potential.
    Laplace Transforms: Transforms of elementary functions, shifting property –
    inverse transforms – transforms of derivatives and integrals – transform of functions
    multiplied by t and divided by t – convolution theorem, solution of ordinary
    differential equations with constant coefficients using Laplace transforms.
    Ordinary Differential Equations: First Order ordinary differential equations,
    systems of linear first order ordinary differential equations, linear ordinary differentialequations of higher order with constant coefficients, linear second order ordinary
    differential equations with variable coefficients (Cauchy and Legendre equations),
    Method of Laplace transforms for solving ordinary differential equations.
    Complex Analysis: Analytic functions, conformal mappings, bilinear
    transformations, complex integration, Cauchy’s integral theorem and formula, Taylor
    and Laurent’s series, residue theorem.
    Fourier Series: Fourier series of periodic functions of period 2 π and 2 ℓ, odd and
    even functions, Half range expansions.


    Mechanics – statistics – Coplanar forces – conditions of equilibrium. Support
    reactions – Simply supported and overhanging beams. Friction – Laws of friction –
    applications. Centre of gravity and moment of inertia of plane areas. Dynamics –
    rectilinear motion – Newton’s laws of motion – curvilinear motion.
    Building materials – common building materials – stone, brick, cement, steel,
    aggregate, concrete, timber – properties, IS specification. Building construction –
    types and functions of the following structural components of buildings – foundations
    and superstructure.
    Surveying – principle of surveying – linear measurements using chain – levelling
    work – reduction of levels.


    Zeroth, first and second laws of thermodynamics, CI and SI Engines, properties of
    steam. Centrifugal and reciprocating pumps, hydraulic turbines, refrigeration and air
    conditioning, hydro-electric, thermal and nuclear power plants, mechanical power
    transmission systems such as belt, rope, chain and gear, manufacturing process –
    casting, forging, rolling, brazing, soldering, and welding, machining process –
    turning, shaping, drilling, grinding and milling. Conic sections and miscellaneous
    curves, orthographic, isometric and perspective projections.
Module III :


    Ohm’s law, Kirchoff’s laws – solution of series and parallel circuits with dc
    Magnetic circuits: MMF, field strength, flux density, reluctance, electromagnetic
    induction, Faraday’s laws, Lenz’s law, statically and dynamically induced emfs, self
    and mutual induction, co-efficient of coupling.
    Principle of generation of alternating current – waveforms – frequency, period,
    average and rms values, form factor.
    Generation of 3 phase ac voltage, star and delta connections, voltage & current
    relationships in star and delta (balanced system only).
    Principle of operation of dc motor & generator, single phase transformer and three
    phase induction motor.Types of lamps, necessity of earthing.


Devices – working principle of PN junction, Zener diode and BJT.

    Systems – Rectifiers : Half wave, Full wave and Bridge. Filters: Capacitors and
    Amplifiers & Oscillators – Common Emitter RC coupled amplifier and its frequency
    response. Principles of Wein-bridge oscillator. Op-amps: Basics, inverting and noninverting
    Communication – Need for modulation, principles of AM and FM.
    Measurements – Working principles of CRO and Multimeter.


    Functional units of a computer.
    Programming in C – control structures, functions.
Module IV : Electronic Circuits and Field Theory

Node and Mesh analysis, transient response of dc and ac networks, sinusoidal steady
state analysis, resonance, two port network, independent and dependent voltage and
current sources, coupled circuits, tuned coupled circuits, Network theorems –
superposition, reciprocity, substitution, compensation, Thevenin, Norton, Millman,
Telligen and Maximum power transfer theorems. Analysis of Three phase circuits,
symmetrical components, graph theory – analysis of network using cut-set and tri-set.
Filters constant – K low pass, high pass and band-pass filters – m derived, low pass,
high pass and band pass filters.

Gauss’s law and applications, electric field, electric potential, electric field lines,
electric dipoles, potential gradient, conductors, dielectrics, capacitance, polarisation,
method of images, dielectric strength, Biot-Savart’s law, Ampere’s circuital law,
Stoke’s theorem, scalar and vector magnetic potential, force between current carrying
wires, Maxwell’s equation – wave equation – Poynting theorem.

Module V : Electrical Machines

Single phase Transformer – leakage reactance, equivalent circuit, losses and
efficiency, voltage regulation, OC, SC and Sumpner’s tests, Distribution transformer,
all day efficiency, autotransformer – saving of copper three phase transformer –
connections, vector groupings, parallel operation.

DC machines – Types of excitation, constructional features.
DC generator – Emf equation, armature reaction & commutation, characteristics,
voltage build up, applications.
DC motor – Torque equation, characteristics of shunt, series & compound motors,
necessity & types of starters, speed control, applications, Swinburne’s test,
Hopkinson’s test.

Synchronous machines: – constructional features, winding factor.

Alternator: Types, synchronous reactance, voltage regulation, emf and mmf methods,
short circuit ratio, Two reaction theory, alternator on infinite bus, power angle
characteristics, parallel operation, effect of variation of power input & excitation.
Synchronous motor – principle of operation, methods of starting, hunting & its

Three phase induction motor – constructional features, types, slip rotor frequency,
power flow, Torque – slip curve, effect of rotor resistance, starting methods, speed
Single phase induction motor – double field revolving theory, starting methods.
Basic concepts of ac and dc drives.

Module VI : Power Systems
    Conventional and non-conventional systems of power generation, power plant
    economics, load factor, demand factor, diversity factor, Transmission line parameters
    – T and Π models GMD and GMR, ABCD constants, overload lines – arrangement of
    conductors – sag, economic span, choice of transmission voltage, types of insulators, string
    efficiency, distribution systems – types, comparison of DC and AC single phase and 3 phase
    One line diagrams per unit quantities, formation of Y bus and Z Bus. Load flow studies –
    Gauss – Seidal, Newton Raphson and Fast decoupled load flow methods.
    Faults on power systems – LG, LL, LLG and 3 phase faults. Fault analysis using Z Bus.
    Power system stability, steady state transient and dynamic stability, equal area criterion,
    swing curve.
    Protective relays: types and operation, protective zones, different protection schemes.
    Circuit Breakers – types and operations, selection of circuit breakers, calculation of fault
    KVA, protection against lightning and overvoltages.
    Electric traction – speed – time curves – mechanics
    Electric heating – Advantages, types and applications.
    Principles of PMMC, moving iron, and electrodynamometer type instruments, error analysis,
    measurement of voltage, current, power energy and power factor, induction type watt-hour
    meter, DC bridges and AC bridges, magnetic measurements, Instrument transformers, digital
    voltmeters and multimeters, digital measurements of frequency, phase angle, time interval.
    Electronic energy meter, high voltage measurements, oscilloscopes, Data acquisition systems,
    Transducers for temperature, flow and pressure.
Module VII : Control Systems
    Open loop and closed loop system: Transfer function, force-voltage & force-current
    analogy, block diagrams, signal flow graphs – Mason’s gain formula – characteristic
    equation, time domain analysis – transient & steady state responses – time domain
    specifications & steady state error.
    Concept of stability – Routh’s stability criterion – Root locus – effect of addition of
    poles and zeros.
    Frequency domain analysis – Nyquist & Bode plots, gain margins and phase margin,
    lag, lead and lag-lead compensators and their design using Bode plot.
    State space analysis of system: State space models, state transition matrix,
    relationship between state equations and transfer function, controllability and
    Nonlinear system: – characteristics, types of non-linearities, describing functions
    analysis – concept, singular points – focus, centre, node and saddle points – limit
    Types of signals and systems, sampling process, sampling theorem, convolution of
    discrete time signals, analysis of LTI systems using Z transforms. DFT and FFT,
    Types of digital filters
Module VIII : Electronics
    BJT and FET amplifiers – biasing circuits, types of amplifiers, low frequency and
    high frequency considerations. Oscillators and feedback amplifiers, operational
    amplifier circuits and applications – simple active filters. VCO’s and timers. Voltage
    regulators using linear IC’s, combinational and sequential logic circuits – flip flops,
    counters, shift registers, TTL & CMOS logic families, memories – ROM, PROM,
    EPROM & RAM.
    Schmitt trigger, multivibrators, sample and hold circuits, A to D and D to A
    converters, 8 bit and 16 bit microprocessor basics, architecture, programming and
    Thyristors, triacs, GTO’s MOSFETS & IGBTS – principles of operation, triggering
    circuits, phase control rectifiers, bridge converters – fully controlled and half
    controlled, Inverters and choppers.
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Hi, Myself Tony George. An Electrical Engineer by Education, a Software Developer by Profession and an Education Blogger by Passion. In the past, I had been working as an Engineer in KSEB. The knowledge that I have acquired I would like to share here with you. I will be happy if these articles can give you a way to your career growth. Feel free to contact me.

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