Principal Investigators

Prof. Hari Prasad Neopane

Dr. Sailesh Chitrakar

Research Team (KU)

Mr. Ram Lama

Mr. Prajwal Sapkota

Project Period

36 months (From September 2020)

Funded by

Nepal Electricity Authority

Summary of the project


Identification of general and specific problems in hydropower plants in Nepal along with investigation, determination and finalization of the possible parameters for condition monitoring.

Determine respective instrumentation & data acquisition system and develop reference data set for condition monitoring.

Develop a monitoring program and perform fault detection in real time.

Development of procedure/standards for conducting condition monitoring in Nepalese hydropower plants.