Suresh Vadhva, Ph.D.

Vadhva's PictureCalifornia State University Sacramento
Electrical & Electronic Engineering
E-Mail: vadhva@ecs.csus.edu
Office Phone: 1-(916)-278-7944
Mailing Address:
Sacramento State
6000 J Street
Sacramento, CA 95819-6019

Research Director, Smart Grid Center
 California State University, Sacramento
2010 to Present
Professor
 California State University, Sacramento
1986 to Present
Chair 
 IEEE Sacramento Section
2006 to Present

Research Projects/Interests

  • Smart Grid Research Grants and Proposals: facilitated project proposals conducted research and managed teams

Funded Grants

  • Modeling, the Development of Load Control Strategies and the Integration of Electric Generators Driven by Renewable Resources - Joint Project with UC Berkeley, California Institute for Energy and Environment.
  • Building-to-Grid (B2G) Technology Evaluation and Roadmap- Joint Project with UC Berkeley, California Institute for Energy and Environment.
  • Practical Processes towards Smarter Power Grids with Green Resources - funding source National Renewable Energy Laboratory.
  • Beale Air Force Base demonstration project – funded by California Energy Commission.
  • Department of Education-FOA 152 - Funded through University of Minnesota developed projects in power Electronics and drives.
  • Department of Education-FOA 152 - Workforce Development- Development of on line courses and three-tier certificate program – working with SLO, Pomona, East Bay - Funded through California State University Sacramento.
  • Integrated Demand Side Management Certificate Program – Joint project with PG&E and California State University East Bay.