Richa received her B.-Tech in Electrical Engineering from National Institute of Technology, Raipur. She also graduated with M-Tech degree in Electrical Engineering (Power Electronics & Power Systems), from Indian Institute of Technology, Bombay. Her research background is in the field of Control of Inverters for Uninterruptible Power Supplies, Microgrid Control,Grid connected Rectifiers and Control of Modular Multilevel converters. Richa has about five years of work experience from being Application Engineer in AREVA T & D, Research Engineer in IIT Kanpur and as an Assistant Manager (R & D) in Fuji Consul Neowatt Power Solutions. She is currently a PhD student at the University of Texas at Dallas and is a member of Laboratory for Dynamics and Control of Nanosystems. Her research interest includes Scanning Tunneling Microscopy.