Dr.P.Lakshmanan has received his B E in Electrical and Electronics Engineering (EEE) from Government College of Engineering, Coimbatore under Bharathiar University, Post Graduate in Electrical and Electronics Engineering with specialization in Power systems from Thiagarajar College of Madurai under M. K. University Engineering and Ph.D from Anna University, Chennai.

He has more than 15 years of teaching experience and 5 years of industrial experience.

He is a life Member of Indian Society for Technical Education (ISTE).

His fields of interest include Electrical Machines, Power Systems, Power Electronics, Industrial Drives, and Control systems.

He has published more than 10 research papers in refereed journals and conferences proceedings.

Conducted Anna University sponsored FDP on Special Electrical Machines.

He has guided 12 PG level projects and 14 UG level projects.