Postdoctoral Fellow at IIT Gandhinagar, Gujarat, India

Post-Doctoral Fellow At IIT Gandhinagar- Apply by 31 October 2020

Designation/Position- Postdoctoral Fellow at IIT Gandhinagar

IIT Gandhinagar, Gujarat, India invites applications for Postdoctoral Fellow at IIT Gandhinagar from eligible and interested candidates

About- Indian Institute of Technology Gandhinagar is a public engineering institution located in Gandhinagar, Gujarat, India. It has been declared to be an Institute of National Importance by the Government of India.

Research/Job Area- Electrical Engineering

Location- IIT Gandhinagar, Gujarat


Ph.D. in Electrical Engineering, with good scientific publications and power electronics hardware experience. Candidates who have submitted their thesis may also apply. Experience in electric machines and drives, design and control using FPGA/DSP, know-how of power engineering simulations and modelling along with power hardware experience.

Job/Position Description- 

Postdoctoral Fellow Position Announcement by SPEL@IITGN

Applications are invited from bright, motivated and qualified candidates for the project entitled “Development of 3 phase AC induction motor controller for electric vehicle application”.

Name of the Post: Post-doctoral Fellow 

Duration: 9 Months 

Remuneration: INR 50,000 per month plus 10,000 HRA (if on-campus accommodation is not available)

Job description: The candidate will work on design and development of a three phase closed loop controlled induction motor drive rated 5-10kW for electric vehicle application. The project will involve design and development of a power electronics converter that will control the EV motor to provide required torque-speed performance. This project will interface battery energy storage with an induction machine in a bidirectional power exchange by ensuring motoring and regenerative braking operation. Use of data-driven control algorithms will be central to the problem to ensure high performance, efficiency and reliability of the system.

How to Apply- 

Application Procedure: Interested researchers should send the following documents via google form at

  1. CV containing all qualifications, research experience, research skills, list of publications, and contact details.
  2. Transcripts of course work in undergraduate, post-graduate, and Ph.D degrees.
  3. A statement of purpose (1-page) showing summary of previous research experience and motivation to apply for the stated project.
  4. Names and contact details of 2 referees.

Deadline for submission of application is 8th December 2023, or until the position is filled. The selection will be based on the online/offline interview and the shortlisted candidates will be intimated regarding the date and time of the interview via email.

For any queries, contact Dr. Pallavi Bharadwaj via email (

Last Date for Apply 08 December 2023. 

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