Dr. Kailash Srivastava - Vice Chancellor, Symbiosis Indore

Dr. Kailash Srivastava

  • Vice-ChancellorADMINISTRATION


  • Ph.D. (Electrical Engineering, IIT Kanpur), M.Tech. (Electrical Engineering, IIT Kanpur)

Areas of expertise:

  • Power System Dynamics, Power System Control, HVDC, Optimization Techniques


Dr Srivastava is a power system professional with well-rounded experience across various sectors around the globe including multinational companies, government sector, consulting organizations, research and educational institutions. He worked for ABB Global Research Lab (a leader in power and automation space) in Sweden for more than twenty years. He has been a Visiting Professor at IIT Mandi and has worked as an Adjunct Faculty at IIT Kanpur and Lulea Technical University in Sweden.

Research Experience:

In addition to the academic and industry experience, he also holds several patents and publications to his credit. He is a senior member of IEEE and an individual member of CIGRE and fellow of IE (I).


His current interests lie in the areas involving the intersection of society and technology. He returned to India to pursue his academic interests and share his vast knowledge and global exposure with the students.