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 Prof. Archana Soni

 Prof. Archana Soni

 

Designation

    Associate Professor

Address              

Phone

E-mail

Energy Centre, MANIT Bhopal-462003, India

+919993943780

soniarchana@gmail.com

Date of Birth

  10 July 1973

Educational Qualification

B. E. (Elect.) GEC Ujjain, M. Tech (Heavy Electrical Equipments) MANIT Bhopal, PhD (Energy) MANIT Bhopal

Experience

 24 years of Teaching in MANIT Bhopal

Resaerch Database

‪Soni Archana - ‪Google Scholar

 

 

Specialization

 Energy Audit and conservation, Energy Intensity Analysis, Green Buildings, Energy Storage, Solar PV design and Simulation, Building Integrated PV system

Publications

 

  • International Journals- 15
  •  National Conference :6
  • International Conference: 7

                                               Total Publications till date  ___28___

List of Papers

Research Publications

 

2017-18

 

  1. Archana Soni, Arvind Mittal, Manmohan Kapshe, “Energy Intensity Analysis of Indian Manufacturing Industries”, Elsevier Journal Resource-Efficient Technologies- Vol 3 Issue 3 Sept. 2017

 

  1. Bharat Girdhani, Archana Soni, Vinay Kumar Singh, “Optimal Planning Of Hybrid Renewable Energy System For Dr. Apj Abdul Kalam Azad Hostel, Manit Bhopal Using Homer Pro Software, International Conference on Smart Technologies for Green and Sustainable Future, 8TH -9TH Dec 2017 , MANIT Bhopal

 

  1. Vineet Kumar Arya, Archana Soni, Rajat Soni, “Ingenious Techniques For Passive Cooling In Green Buildings For Composite Climate, International Conference on Smart Technologies for Green and Sustainable Future, 8TH -9TH Dec 2017 , MANIT Bhopal

 

  1. Archana Soni, Santosh Ahirwar, Rajat Soni “Design and Simulation of Energy Efficient Building in Composite Climatic Zone,” International Conference on Sustainable Energy and Environment Sensing (SEES 2018) Venue: Fitzwilliam College, University of Cambridge, Cambridge city, United Kingdom 18-19 June, 2018
  2. Rajat Soni,  Archana Soni,  “Impacts of Climate change on Electricity Consumption of Built Environment -A case of Bhopal City”, International Conference on Sustainable Energy and Environment Sensing (SEES 2018) Venue: Fitzwilliam College, University of Cambridge, Cambridge city, United Kingdom 18-19 June, 2018

2018-19

  1. Archana Soni, Prashant Sahu Rajat Soni, “Day-Lighting and Thermal Performance of a Building with a Courtyard in Composite Climate: A case of Bhopal,” 3 rd International Conference on “Advances in Power Generation from Renewable Energy Sources” Feb. 2019. Available on SSRN-Elsevier at https://hq.ssrn.com/conference=2019-APGRES
  2. Kavita Gidwani, Aditya Jain, Archana Soni, “Solid waste management- A key factor in smart city development” International Conference on SMART CITIES: Opportunities & Challenges organised by Department of Civil Engineering Jamia Mia Islamia Delhi in March 2019

2019-20

 

  1. Lovebrat Saxena, Anil Kumar, Archana Soni, “Design and Performance of a Parabolic trough System for Process Heat Application”, International Journal of Recent Technology and Engineering (IJRTE) ISSN: 2277-3878, Volume-9 Issue-1, May 2020

2020-21

  1. Pushpendu Dwivedi , K. Sudhakar , Archana Soni, “Advanced cooling techniques of P.V. modules: A state of art,” Case Studies in Thermal Engineering, Available online 3 June 2020, Volume 21, October 2020, 100674
  2. Lokesh U, Archana Soni, “Evaluation of daylighting performance in an office building: A case study , Materialstoday proceedings, October 2020, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.matpr.2020.09.518                                        

2020-21 contd…

  1. SubhankarChowdhury, Gaurav Dwivedi,  Archana SoniStudy of various properties of geopolymer concrete – A reviewMaterialstoday proceedings, November 2020 https://doi.org/10.1016/j.matpr.2020.09.835
  2. Shrey Verma & others, Archana Soni, , Solar PV powered water pumping system – A review, Materialstoday proceedings, October 2020, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.matpr.2020.09.434
  3. Vivek Kumar, Archana Soni & others, “Comparison Analysis of Maximum Power Point Tracking Techniques for a Solar Photovoltaic System 31 May 2021 Advances in Clean Energy Technologies pp 307-321 Part of the Springer Proceedings in Energy book series (SPE)
  4. Priyanka Rai, Archana Soni, Rushikesh Kamble, “Simulation and Analysis of Building Integrated Photovoltaic System for Different Climate Zones in India”, 31 May 2021 Advances in Clean Energy Technologies pp 307-321 Part of the Springer Proceedings in Energy book series (SPE)
  5. Pooja RawatArchana Soni, "Effect on Solar PV Panel Performance Due to Varying Latitude in Northern Hemisphere,” 31 May 2021 Advances in Clean Energy Technologies pp 307-321 Part of the Springer Proceedings in Energy book series (SPE)

Member of professional bodies

  1. Life Member- Indian Society of  Teaching Engineers since 1997 –LM 24231
  2. Associate Member Institute of  Engineers
  3. Life Member –Solar Energy Society of India(SESI) LM/1756/2012
  4. IEEE member number: 94002667, Annual subscription Jan to Dec 2021

Country        Visited

 United Kingdom UK for presenting Paper in Cambridge University in an International Conference
 

Number of P.G. Projects guided

 M.Tech (completed)-30

 M.Tech (Ongoing)- 05(On Going)

PhD

PhD-06 (Ongoing)

Administrative work done

DRPC Coordinator( July 2019-Till date)

BOS coordinator ( July 2016- Till Date)

Department Laboratory Incharge of Energy Audit and Solar Passive lab (July 2016 till date)

Department Time Table In charge ( July 2018-Till date)

Department T&P Coordinator ( July 2019-Till date)

Research  & Consultancy  Projects undertaken

 

Name of sponsoring Agency

Project Title

Amount Sanction

Period of Project

Status

 Completed/ ongoing

From

To

MHRD-MANIT Scheme

Strengthening and development of Research Laboratories-Solar Passive and Energy Audit

Rs 15.0 Lacs

July 2011

Nov. 2011

Completed

Insulators & Electrical Company, Mandideep

Electrical Safety Measures for Blank Drying Chambers

Rs 20,000

Jan 2006

July 2006

Completed

BHEL   Bhopal

 

Study of Inter turn insulation failure of large AC machines

Rs 2.8 Lacs

1999

2002

Completed

 

Conference & Workshop organised

Post held

Chairman or Secretary

Details of

conference organized

Duration

 

 

 

From

To

Secretary

ICET 2020, International Conference of Clean Energy Technology, at

MANIT Bhopal

27 Aug 2020

28 Aug 2020

 

Post held

(coordinator or convener)

Details of

WS/FDP /STC

Duration

 

 

 

From

To

Coordinator

Application Software for smart Energy System

20 Jan 2020

24 Jan 2020

Coordinator

Future Trends in Green Energy

22 June 2020

26 June 2020

Coordinator

Light: Enlightening the life, Sponsored by  MPCST

21.12.15

31.12.15

 

Coordinator

Awareness program on Databases of CMIE for Research Applications Sponsored by  CMIE New Delhi & MANIT, Bhopal

2.09.15

2.09.15

 

Coordinator

National Science week “Sciencia-15” Sponsored by  MPCST

10 .03.15

14 .03.15

 

Coordinator

Energy Conservation Day Sponsored by  MANIT Bhopal

13.11.13

13.11.13

 

Coordinator

National Science Day program Sponsored by  MPCST

27 .03.12

28.03.12

 

Coordinator

Mission 10X Faculty Empowerment workshop  Sponsored by  Wipro Technologies

21.02. 11

25.02.11

 

Coordinator

Lecture series on Power Transformers and Drives Sponsored by    Crompton Greaves Transformer div Mandideep & MANIT Bhopal

9.03.2007

16.03.07