Sarma Mulukutla


Emeritus Professor

Department of Electrical & Computer Engineering
409 Dana Research Center
360 Huntington Avenue
Boston, MA 02115



Research Interests

  • Electric Machines
  • Energy Conversion
  • Electromagnetic Fields in Electrical Devices
  • Power Systems: Simulation, Analysis, and Optimum Control


Dr. Mulukutla is the author of numerous technical articles published in leading journals, including the first studies of methods for computer-aided analysis of three-dimensional nonlinear electromagnetic field problems as applied to the design of electrical machinery.

Sarma is the author of Synchronous Machines: Their Theory, Stability, And Excitation Systems, Electric Machines: Steady-State Theory And Dynamic Performance, Power System Analysis And Design With Personal Computer Applications, Introduction To Electrical Machines Laboratory Manual. Third editions of the text books have been published. His books have also been translated into Chinese, Arabic, and other languages. Sarma is a LIFE-FELLOW of IEEE(USA), a FELLOW of IEE(UK), a FELLOW of IEE(INDIA), and a reviewer of several IEEE TRANSACTIONS, a member of the IEEE Rotating Machinery Committee, and a member of several other professional societies. Dr. Mulukutla is a Professional Engineer of the State of Massachusetts, Chartered Electrical equipment manufacturers, as well as electric utility companies. Sarma has been listed in American Men and Women of Science, and several directories of WHO'S WHO.