Parul Parag Patel

Parul Parag Patel

Parul Parag Patel

Electrical and Computer Engineering
Engineering Building Room 231A


Parul Parag Patel is an Instructor in the Department of ECE at UCCS. She obtained her Master’s in Electrical Engineering in 2012 from India. Her areas of interests include, Microcontrollers & Microprocessors, Logic Circuits, Circuits & Systems, Power Electronics, Power Systems, Machines, MEMS, Industrial Drives and Renewable Energy Sources. Prior to joining the faculty at UCCS, Parul was a Lecturer in Electrical & Electronics Engineering departments at various institutes in India for more than 8 years.


  • MS: Master of Technology in Electrical Engineering with specialization in “Computer Application in Industrial Drives”, completed in August 2012, from Visvesvaraya Technological University, India.
  • BS: Bachelor of Engineering in Electrical Engineering, completed in June 2000, from Gujarat University, India.
  • PhD: Pursuing Doctorate in Power Electronics (Dissertation: “Design & Implementation of High Performance Hybrid Cascaded Multilevel Inverters for Induction Motor Drives”) from Visvesvaraya Technological University, India. Started in October 2013, but presently on hold because of international relocation

Teaching Interest and Courses Taught

  • MSP432 microcontroller
  • Power system 1
  • Microcontrollers & Embedded C
  • Logic Design, Basic Electrical Engineering
  • Network Analysis
  • Transmission & Distribution
  • Electrical Measurement
  • Electrical Power Generation
  • Testing & Commissioning of Electrical Equipment
  • Renewable Energy Sources

EE Labs Conducted

  • Power world simulator
  • Microcontroller interfacing lab (MSP432)
  • Microcontrollers, Power Systems
  • Circuit Simulation
  • Analog Electronics
  • Logic Design
  • Power Electronics


  • “Design and Simulation of Piezoelectric Ultrasonic Micro Motor” by Parul Parag Patel & Dr. Premila Manohar at COMSOL 2012 India International Conference, Bangalore, India, Nov 2012
  • “Automatic Sun Tracking System” by Parul Parag Patel at 7th ISTE, Cambridge Institute of Technology, Bangalore, India, March 2011