MAJOR FACILTIES AVAILABLE IN LABORATORIES FOR RESEARCH
Civil Engineering Department
- Beam Load Frame of 100t capacity for testing beams up to 3m span.
- Column Load Frame of 100 t capacity for testing columns up to 2m height with provisions for axial and lateral loadings.
- Special microprocessor controlled U.T.M. of 100t capacity
- Facilities for accelerated corrosion test and Macrocell corrosion studies.
- Facilities for conducting bond strength tests on rebars in RCC members.
- Testing facilities for Self Compacting Concerete & other concrete mixes.
- Advanced Tri-axial shear strength test equipment with pore pressure measuring unit
- Atomic Absorption Spectrophotometer
- Finite Element Software FEFLOW & MODFLOW for Groundwater Contamination/Flow modeling
- Finite Element Packages for modeling, analysis and design of structural systems such as ANSYS / NISA / MATLAN | B / CADPRO / STADDPRO / COSMOS-M
- Project Management package PRIMAVERA
- ArcGIS 9.3. Software tool to compile, author, analyze, map and publish geographic information and knowledge which includes Arc View, Arc Editor and ArcInfo.
- Total station & GPS
- Field testing of soil for sub grade modulus, shear strength etc.
- Prestressing Bed
- Materials testing facilities for hardness, toughness, abrasion, attrition, fineness etc.
Mechanical Engineering Department
- CNC Turning Center and Vertical Machining Center for machining experiments
- CAM softwares including Master Cam
- Vibration sensor, Acoustic Emission sensor and vibration shaker
- High speed digital storage oscilloscope with GPIB interface for data acquisition
- Versamax PLC for automation with necessary software
- Load cells & strain gauge indicators
- Pin on disc set up, salt spray apparatus and semi micro balance for wear and corrosion testing
- Image analyzer with CCD camera for microstructure analysis
- Tool makers microscope and Coordinate measuring machine
- Surface roughness tester
- Vision system with camera, hardware and software
- Data Acquisition System and Exhaust Gas Analyzer for engine testing
- Modelling and simulation packages for CAD including Cosmos, Ansys, Quest, Catia, I-Deas, Hypermesh, Fluent, Altier Hyper Works with L.S. Dyna, MSC Adams, Radioss, etc.
- High end Sunultra workstations (10 nos) and Sinfire X4200 server for CAD applications
Electrical and Electronics Engineering
- Power System Transient Studies – Over Voltage, Harmonics
- Power System Design – Substation, Grounding, Insulation Co-ordinations.
- Power Quality – Harmonic Mitigation.
- Power Evacuation Studies for Large Capacity Power Plants
- Optimal location and sizing of capacitor banks in EHV grids and Distribution systems for loss minimization. • Reactive power compensation studies for grid connected wind farms.
- Stability enhancement in grids for small signal stability and transient stability problems.
- Optimal provision of ancillary services like Reactive Power Support and Transmission loss in Restructure Power Systems.
- Voltage stability enhancement in Power Grid using optimal placement of FACTS devices.
- Harmonic Analyzer
– upto 100th Harmonic and Toral Harmonic Distortion.
- Electroporator – Application of High Voltage Pulses for Life Science Research Projects.
- Characterization and Analysis of Outdoor Polymeric Insulators – Tracing Resistance, Dielectric Strength, Surface and Volume Resistivity, Comparative Tracking Index etc.
- Online Performance Characteristics and Analysis of DC and AC Drives
- Design and Analysis of 3-phase inverter drives.
- Power Electronics and Drives. – Modeling, Analysis, Simulation and Prototype of Power Electronic Devices, Electrical Machines and Drives.
- Software Packages – including EUROSTAG, MAGNET, PSPICE, PSCAD, CASPOC, FEADMOS, PSIM, MATHCAD, MATLAB, LABVIEW, TAP, ANSYS, FEA, AU Power Lab, PSAT, GAMS, AUTOCAD etc.
Electronics and Communication Engineering
- 500 MHz Spectrum Analyzer
- Digital Sorage Oscilloscope with builtin printer
- Spectrum Analyser
- ISDN, Delta Mod and Demod, Fiber Optic Trainer System
- Matlab Release 11.1 with various toolbox
- Agilent Mixed Signal Oscilloscope 100 MHz
- Fiber Optic Trainer
- VLSI – Software – MODELSIM
- Universal FPGA Development Station
- ADSP 2106 Floating Point SK
- Mathcad Full range software
- Antenna Trainer with software
- Antenna Trainer Base Unit
- Agilent Microwave Power Meter
- Agilent Power Sensors
- VLSI Tanner Tools – 2 User Licence
- Simutag with Matlab
- Microwave Integrated Circuit setup
- 100 MHz CRO
- IE3D Antenna Simulation Software – 2 User license
- Matlab Release 14.0 with toolbox
- Multipurpose lab system (Agilent make)
- MDSPICE MIC Simulation Software
- Microwind Transistor Level Spice Modeling Software-VLSI layout
- Simulator tool
- Mentor graphics – HEP1 Pack (nano meter design) – license
- IAR embedded work bench
Electronics and Instrumentation Engineering
- Distributed Control System (DCS)
- Three Tank Interacting Level Process with Closed loop Control Setup
- Two interacting conical tank Systems setup
- pH Neutralization setup
- PLCs, SCADA, Multi function calibrator
- Combustion control of utility boiler
- Level, Pressure, Flow, and Temperature Control process
- Loop simulator for flow, pressure, temperature, viscosity, level process.
- Cascade control trainer
- Control valve with and without positioner
- Intelligent viscous fluid flow process
- Process simulators
Computer Science, Information Technology and Computer Applications
- Dream Viewer
- Adobe – Photoshop
- IBM DB2
- Developer 2000
- Auto Clave Unit 2 Litres
- Differential Scanning Calorimeter (DSC)
- Variable Temperature Photo/Electrical Conductivity Measurement Setup
- Electronic Balance.
- Photo Resist Spinner (Spin coating unit)
- Dielectric Strength Tester
- Coating formulation unit Ultrasonic cleaner & san mill
- TGA/DTA instrument
- Blown film attachment with single screw extruder
- Hot two roll mill
- Smoke Density Apparatus
- Critical Oxygen Index Unit
- Moldex software
- Q switched High Energy Nd :YAG (850 mJ)
- EPM 2000 Dual channel power/Energy meter with sensor heads I and II.
- OSM2 Series Spectrometer
- Multipurpose Lab Station (Agilent)
- Arbitrary Waveform Generator (20 MHz)
- Multi-frequency Ultrosonic Interferometer Research type (1-2MHz)
- Gas Chromatograph
- UV-Visible Spectrophotometer
- Cyclic voltametry
- Filament Winding Machine
- Testing Frame to analyze Flexural Strength
- Flexural Endurance Tester
- Electronic Balance
- Vacuum Oven & Vacuum Pump
- Hot Air Oven
- Vacuum Pump
- Thermostat 2 Nos.
Polymer Nano Technology Centre
Polymer Nano Technology lab has the following facilities for carrying out research
Polymer Nano technology Centre – Material Preparation Lab
Polymer Nano technology Centre – Material Testing Lab
Thermo Gravimetric Analyzer (TGA) unit of SEIKO model TG/DTA 6200. Used to measure high temperature transistions and decomposition peak values. Samples like powder, film, liquids, and composites material scan be tested using TGA.