Dr Aparna Viswanath

Conjoint Fellow

School of Elect Engineering and Computer Science

Career Summary


Dr Aparna Viswanath has a PhD in Electrical Engineering from the Nanyang Technological University (NTU), Singapore. She was the recipient of postgraduate research scholarship from NTU. Her research interests include power system planning and operation, reliability evaluation of power systems and power Markets. She has reviewed articles for publications in international journals and has published many articles in International Journals and Conferences.

Research Expertise
Electrical Engineering


  • Electrical Engineering

Fields of Research

Code Description Percentage
090699 Electrical and Electronic Engineering not elsewhere classified 100

Professional Experience

UON Appointment

Title Organisation / Department
UON Singapore Lecturer University of Newcastle
UoN Singapore Operation


For publications that are currently unpublished or in-press, details are shown in italics.

Journal article (4 outputs)

Year Citation Altmetrics Link
2013 Gunnaasankaraan H, Viswanath A, Mahata K, Goel L, 'Transmission planning by minimizing curtailment of market transactions', ELECTRIC POWER SYSTEMS RESEARCH, 101 1-8 (2013) [C1]
DOI 10.1016/j.epsr.2013.02.010
Citations Scopus - 3Web of Science - 2
Co-authors Kaushik Mahata
2007 Goel L, Viswanath AP, Wang P, 'A Framework to Implement Supply and Demand Side Contingency Management in Reliability Evaluation of Restructured Power Systems', IEEE Transactions on Power Systems, 22 205-212 (2007) [C1]
DOI 10.1109/TPWRS.2006.887962
2007 Goel L, Viswanath AP, Wang P, 'Reliability Evaluation of Hybrid Power Markets based on Multiple Transaction Matrix and Optimal Transaction Curtailment', IET Generation Transmission and Distribution, 1 65-71 (2007) [C1]
DOI 10.1049/iet-gtd:20050166
2004 Goel L, Viswanath AP, Wang P, 'Monte Carlo Simulation based Reliability Evaluation in a Multi-bilateral Contracts Market', IET Generation Transmission and Distribution, 151 728-734 (2004) [C1]
DOI 10.1049/ip-gtd:20041066
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Conference (5 outputs)

Year Citation Altmetrics Link
2012 Viswanath A, Goel L, Peng W, 'Mixed integer programming formulation techniques and applications to unit commitment problem', IPEC2012 The 10th International Power & Energy Conference, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam (2012) [E1]
2011 Kosman J, Viswanath A, Coates C, 'Lagrange relaxation based unit commitment for thermal, solar and wind power generation', PESA 2011: IASTED International Conference on Power and Energy Systems and Applications, Pittsburgh (2011) [E1]
DOI 10.2316/P.2011.756-026
Co-authors Colin Coates
2009 Viswanath A, Goel L, Wang P, 'Application of fuzzy clustering technique to reduce the load data in reliability evaluation of restructured power systems', Second International Conference on Emerging Trends in Engineering & Technology, Nagpur, India (2009) [E1]
DOI 10.1109/ICETET.2009.37
2009 Viswanath A, Goel L, Wang P, 'Fuzzy loads with demand side contingency management for reliability assessment of restructured power systems', Proceedings of the Ninth IASTED European Conference: Power and Energy Systems (EuroPES 2009), Palma de Mallorca, Spain (2009) [E1]
2009 Choon CC, Coates C, Viswanath A, 'Renewable energy source emulator', Sustainability in Energy and Buildings: Proceedings of the International Conference in Sustainability in Energy and Buildings (SEB'09), Brighton, UK (2009) [E1]
DOI 10.1007/978-3-642-03454-1
Co-authors Colin Coates
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Grants and Funding


Number of grants 1
Total funding $7,500

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20081 grants / $7,500

New Staff Grant (UoN Singapore)$7,500

Funding body: University of Newcastle

Funding body University of Newcastle
Project Team Doctor Aparna Viswanath
Scheme New Staff Grant
Role Lead
Funding Start 2008
Funding Finish 2008
GNo G0189375
Type Of Funding Internal
Category INTE

Research Supervision

Number of supervisions


Total current UON EFTSL


Current Supervision

Commenced Level of Study Research Title / Program / Supervisor Type
2015 PhD Transmission Planning in Deregulated Power Markets
Electrical Engineering, Faculty of Engineering and Built Environment, The University of Newcastle
Principal Supervisor

Dr Aparna Viswanath


Conjoint Fellow
School of Elect Engineering and Computer Science
Faculty of Engineering and Built Environment

Contact Details

Email aparna.viswanath@newcastle.edu.au


Location Singapore