PK Sen

Professor, Electrical Engineering

PK SenDr. Sen has 50 years of combined teaching, research, and consulting engineering experience. His industrial experience includes power plants and substation engineering, system & feasibility studies, protection and relaying and power systems engineering applications. He has published over 180 technical papers (many prize winning) on a variety of subjects related to Power Systems T&D Engineering, Protection/Relaying, Electric Machines and Renewable Energy, Energy Policy, Power Quality, Arc Flash and Safety.  Dr. Sen has supervised and/or mentored over 300 graduate students (including many non-traditional students, and practicing engineers from the Utility Industries, REA’s, Consulting Engineers, Government Agencies and others).

Contact

Brown Hall 320
303-384-2020
psen@mines.edu

Education

  • B.S. Electrical Engineering, Jadavpur University, India, 1966
  • B.S. Mechanical Engineering, Jadavpur University, India, 1968
  • M.S. Electrical Engineering, Technical University of Nova Scotia, Halifax, Canada, 1971
  • Ph.D. Electrical Engineering, Technical University of Nova Scotia, Halifax, Canada, 1974

Research Areas

  • energy sustainability and electricity
  • energy systems
  • electrical machines:
    • renewable energy
    • safety
    • industry applications
  • power engineering education