Joydip Jana is a Renewable Energy Researcher & presently working in the field of Grid Integration of Renewable Energy, Smart Microgrid, Storage Systems including Super Capacitor and Vanadium Redox Battery etc. with Indian Institute of Engineering Science & Technology (IIEST), Shibpur. Currently he is involved in a project “Advanced Research on Thin Film Silicon Solar Cell & PV Systems” funded by Ministry of New and Renewable Energy (MNRE) of Govt. of India and implemented by IIEST, Shibpur. The project includes design, development and field testing of MPPT based high efficiency inverters and grid synchronizing system components used in grid interactive roof top PV systems and design, field-testing and performance evaluation of BIPV system in Indian Institute of Engineering Science & Technology (IIEST), Shibpur, West Bengal, India. He has worked with RRCAT, a centre of Bhaba Atomic Research Centre (BARC), Govt. of India for setting up a Digital Fast Feedback Control System using FPGA for RF Signals in the particle accelerator installed in RRCAT, Indore. He published several papers in different national & international conferences and journal and wrote a book chapter on “Solar PV Power Generation” in “Advances in Solar Energy Science & Engineering, Vol.1” published by National Institute of Solar Energy (NISE), Govt. of India. He was involved in a project for set up 100kW Grid-Tied solar power plant at State Bank of India, Sammridhhi Bhavan, Local Head Office, Kolkata for providing consultancy services for preparation of synopsis of tenders (Technical & Commercial), pre-bid design, drawing & BOQ preparation, vendor selection, site visit, site layout, Engineering drawing preparation, system design with PVSyst software, making mechanical, electrical and structural drawing using AutoCAD software, design, selection of SPV modules and BOS, site supervision and commissioning of the project. He successfully designed, developed & installed solar system in Electric Vehicle application in the year 2015.