Manasi Pramod Gadre
Phone: 662-***-**** Email Id: firstname.lastname@example.org
M.S. in Electrical Engineering GPA: 4.0/4.0
Mississippi State University, MS, U.S.A
Bachelor of Engineering, Electrical Engineering, GPA: 3.9/4.0
Mumbai University, MS, India
Designation: Design Engineer, HVIT, Power Product Division
Company: ABB Inc.
Date: January 2012 – Till date
Designing of Current transformers, Voltage transformers and Service
Station Voltage transformers from 110 to 650 kV BIL up to 15 KVA.
Produce calculations, drawings, sketches, instructions, bills of materials,
etc. for drafters and others to satisfy the requirements of the Marketing Shop
Orders and customer specifications
Provide technical assistance to drafters, technical staff, and to shop floor
Engage in special engineering projects related to design improvements,
cost reductions, new materials, new components, or new design techniques.
Perform failure and root-cause analysis of Current transformers, Voltage
transformers and Service Station Voltage transformers
Provide quotations as required by marketing group
Work on Q-4/Six sigma Projects- To reduce Partial Discharge in Voltage
and Current Transformer
Lead of Ergonomics Committee
Work as Project member from HVIT USA in Global Product Development
Designation: Research Assistant
Company: High Voltage Laboratory, Electrical Engineering Department, Mississippi State University
Date: May 2010-October2011
Evaluated and tested high voltage equipment, insulators, switchgear circuit breakers, etc.
Evaluation of ac dry withstand voltage, lighting impulse withstand voltage,
radio influence voltage (RIV) and corona of 345 kV air TTT7 double end break
Evaluation and testing of Fiberglass Cross arm to find critical lighting
impulse flashover voltage (CFO), and lighting impulse withstand voltage.
Evaluation and testing of Fiberglass Cross arm with insulator to find added
critical flashover voltage under positive and negative lighting impulse polarities.
Evaluation and testing of flashover voltage of Post Type insulator under
linearly rising front chopped impulse waveform voltage.
Evaluation of ac dry and wet flashover voltage and lighting impulse
critical flashover voltage (CFO) and radio influence voltage (RIV) and Corona of
Pin Type insulator.
Evaluation of ac dry and wet withstand voltage, lighting and switching
impulse withstand voltage of 345 kV disconnect switch.
Evaluation of ac wet withstand test of POF 650, 138 kV class Voltage
Instrument Transformer and Evaluation of Lightning Impulse Test of Current
Transformer, BIL 1050 kV
Evaluation of lighting impulse test of current transformer CA-72 with BIL
350 kV, CA 123 with BIL 550 kV.
Evaluation of the impulse voltage test of current instrument transformer
CA- 245 with BIL 1050 kV.
Master Thesis: Accelerated aging of insulation of magnetic wire using ac and dc
voltage to study life time analysis of the magnetic wire.
Master Thesis’s Supervisor: Dr. Stanislaw Grzybowski
Designation: Teaching Assistant
Company: Electrical Engineering Department, Mississippi State University
Date: May 2010-October 2011
Responsibilities: Responsible for handling Fundamentals of Energy Systems
(Electrical Machine Laboratory)
Designation: Assistant Manager
Company: Reliance Energy Limited
Date: December 2008 – June 2009
Installation, Commissioning, Testing and Maintenance of 11 KV Transformers and Switchgears
SAP-Plant Maintenance Power User, Underground Network Mapping in GIS.
Tool Used: SAP/PM Module/IS-U/CCS
Designation: Graduate Trainee Engineer
Company: Reliance Energy Limited
Date: December 2007 – December 2008
Technical Assistant to Additional Vice President, Mumbai Suburban Distribution Business
Handled activities related to ISO internal and external audit and Small Process improvement
projects using statistical problem solving techniques like Six Sigma, Lean Six Sigma, Small Group
HONORS AND ACHIVEMENT:
• First Rank in Merit: Last (8th) Semester, Bachelor of Electrical Engineering, Mumbai
University(encompassing several engineering colleges),MS, India
• Tenth Rank in Merit: Bachelor of Electrical Engineering 2007 Batch, Mumbai University,MS, India
• Participated in International Conference on High Voltage Engineering and Application,
New Orleans, October 2010
• Wireless temperature detection robot car (Major Project of Undergraduate/Bachelor Degree)
Insulation Coordination in Electrical Power Systems, Fundamental High Voltage Engineering, High
Voltage Measurement Techniques, Advanced Engineering High Voltage, Optimal Control System,
Power Transmission System, Power Distribution System, Integral Equation,Protection and Switchgear
Engineering, Electromagnetic fields and waves, Power System Analysis
• Trained on “Six Sigma Green Belt” and “Lean Six Sigma”
• Software: SAP,MATLAB, Weibull ++ 7 Software, AutoCAD Mechanical 2013
• Languages: C, C ++
• Proficient with M S OFFICE 2010
• Work in USA on work visa/need Visa transfer
Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineering (IEEE); IEEE, Power and Energy Society (IEEE-
PES); IEEE Dielectrics and Electrical Insulation Society (IEEE-DEIS)