Assistant Professor

Dr Pratikanta Mishra

Department of Electrical and Electronics Engineering


  • Electric Vehicles Drivetrain Systems
  • Special-purpose Motor Drives
  • Digital Control Architecture



Gandhi Institute for Technology, Bhubaneswar,


National Institute of Technology Meghalaya,


National Institute of Technology Meghalaya,


  • Nov 2022 to Sept 2023 – Assistant Professor – Anurag University, Hyderabad, India
  • April 2022 to Oct 2022 – Senior Engineer- R&D – India Nippon Electricals Limited, Hosur
  • Sept 2021 to Mar 2022 – Research Associate – National Institute of Technology Meghalaya, Shillong, India
  • Jan 2014 to July 2015 – Assistant Professor – Spintronic Technology and Advance Research, Bhubaneswar, India

Research Interests

  • Design of power and cost-efficient controllers for brushed and brushless direct current (BLDC) motors and permanent magnet synchronous motor (PMSM) drives
  • Comprehensive controller development for electric two/three-wheelers utilising multi-level inverter-fed vector-controlled BLDC/PMSM motor drives
  • Control architecture development for commutation torque ripple reduction of BLDC motors employed in electric vehicles and impact assessment on the direct and tertiary mechanical joints of the motor
  • Impact of sampling and corresponding model development of low-cost limited duty ratio-based controllers for the desired operating range of the drive
  • Awards & Fellowships

  • 2021 and 2020 – Best Research Presentation in Engineering Discipline – Research Conclave, National Institute of Technology Meghalaya, Shillong
  • Aug 2017 to Aug 2021 – Institute Fellowship (during PhD) – MHRD, Govt. of India
  • July 2015 to May 2017 – Institute Fellowship (during MTech) – MHRD, Govt. of India
  • Memberships

    • MIEEE

    List of Publications


    • FPGA-based real-time implementation of quadral-duty digital-PWM-controlled permanent magnet BLDC drive - P. Mishra, A. Banerjee, M. Ghosh - IEEE/ASME Transaction on Mechatronics, 25 (3), 1456–1467 (2020)
    • Implementation and validation of quadral-duty digital PWM to develop a cost-optimized ASIC for BLDC motor drive - P. Mishra, A. Banerjee, M. Ghosh, S. Gogoi, P. K. Meher - Control Engineering Practice (Elsevier), 109, 104752 (2021)
    • Development of a cost-effective circuit hardware architecture for brushless direct current motor driver - P. Mishra, A. Banerjee, M. Ghosh, S. Gogoi, R. Dutta - International Journal on Circuit Theory and Applications (Wiley), 49(7), 2183– 2198 (2021)
    • Digital pulse width modulation sampling effect embodied steady-state time-domain modeling of a boost converter driven permanent magnet DC brushed motor - P. Mishra, A. Banerjee, M. Ghosh, C. B. Baladhandautham - International Transactions on Electrical Energy Systems (Wiley), 31 (8), e12970 (2021)


    • Implementation of digital PWM on buck-type CSI fed BLDC motor drive - P. Mishra, A. Banerjee, M. Ghosh - IEEE 2nd International Conference on Power, Energy and Environment: Towards Smart Technology (ICEPE), Shillong, India, 01-02 June, (2018)
    • FPGA-based real-time performance analysis of buck-regulator fed current source inverter - P. Mishra, A. Banerjee, M. Ghosh - IEEE 8th India International Conference on Power Electronics (IICPE), Jaipur, India, 13-15 December, (2018)
    • A novel modified digital PWM control technique to reduce speed ripples in BLDC motors - P. Mishra, A. Banerjee, H. C. Nannam, M. Ghosh - IEEE 4th Southern Power Electronics Conference (SPEC), Singapore, 10-13 December, (2018)
    • Effect of sampling on steady-state time-varying output of DPWM controlled buck converter - A. Roy, P. Mishra, A. Banerjee - IEEE International Conference on Power Electronics, Smart Grid and Renewable Energy (PESGRE2020), Cochin, India, 02-04 January, (2020)
    • A Case Study of RenewableEnergy Trading in a Peer-to-Peer Microgrid Based Network using Blockchain Technology - M. Ghosh, S. Ghosh, S. Halder, P. Mishra - IEEE IAS Global Conference on Renewable Energy and Hydrogen Technologies (GlobConHT), Male, Maldives, 11-12 March, (2023)


    • Title - A Low-cost application-specific integrated circuit (ASIC) employed in PMBLDCM drive fed domestic application
      Inventors - P. Mishra, A. Banerjee, S. Gogoi, and M. Ghosh
      Indian Patent Application No. - 201931034528
      Journal Details - Published in IPO journal, Govt. of India 43/2019 dated 25/10/2019 with page no. 50268.
    • Title - Impedance Network Based Enhanced Voltage Cascaded H-Bridge Converter
      Inventors - H. C. Nannam, A. Banerjee, and P. Mishra
      Indian Patent No. - 381849
      Indian Patent Application No. - 202031000006
      Journal Details - Published in IPO journal, Govt. of India 03/2020 dated 17/01/2020 with page no. 3117.

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