Research-Intensive Training

Delivering excellence via varied research avenues, trained faculty and innovation

Major Research Areas

Research-led training that engineers you for future Areas

  • Computer-aided Design
  • Mechanical Design
  • Vibration and Noise Engineering
  • Biomechanics
  • Robotics and Exoskeleton
  • Structural and Aeroelastic Analysis
  • Computer-aided Manufacturin
  • Computational Mechanics
  • Materials, Polymers and Composites
  • Heat Transfer and Energy Conservation
  • Non-conventional Energy and Alternate Fuels
  • Fluidised Bed Combustion
  • Alternate Fuels
  • Bulk Solids Handling

Ongoing Sponsored Projects

  • Developing reliable scale-up procedures and design optimization for pneumatic fly ash conveying systems for 500/800/1000 MW units
  • Design and development of a three-link rigid-flexible manipulator for high speed operations
  • Development of electron beam cured carbon fiber/epoxy laminate filled with carbon nanotubes for mechanical joints
  • Development of microwave processed cavitation erosion resistant cladding
  • Computational and experimental study of flow-induced vibration of a plate with piezoelectric material to improve performance of wind vibration energy harvester
  • Experimental investigation and CFD modelling of slurry pipeline for flow of multiparticulate slurry at higher concentrations
  • Theoretical modelling and experimental investigation of nanofluid based volumetric absorption concentrating solar collector
  • Structural response characteristics of CNT reinforced multilayered composite and sandwich plates in hygrothermal environment
  • Design and development of a novel honing type magneto rheological finishing process
  • Fracture Analysis of CNT Reinforced Composites using Extended Isogeometric Analysis (XIGA) for Structural Applications in Hygro thermal Environment
  • Development of rotary ultrasonic bone drilling machine prototype

Research Facilities

Key Research Facilities

  • Automobile Engineering Lab
  • Computer-aided Design Lab
  • Computer-aided Manufacturing Lab
  • Fluid Machinery Lab
  • Heat & Mass Transfer Lab
  • Industrial Engineering Lab
  • Industrial Automation Lab
  • Internal Combustion Engine Lab
  • Machine Tool Engineering Lab/ Non-traditional Machining Lab
  • Metrology Lab
  • Student Design Centre
  • Refrigeration & Air-conditioning Lab
  • Sand Testing lab
  • Solid Mechanics Lab
  • Dynamics of Machines and Vibrations Lab
  • State Initiated Design Centre
  • Steam Engineering Lab
  • Mechatronics Lab
  • Bulk Solids and Particle Technology
  • Advanced Metrology Lab
  • Rapid Prototyping Lab
  • Tribology and Surface Engineering Lab
  • Biomass Gasifier and Dual Fuel Engine

Experimentation: Abrasive blaster, CNC turning & milling centre, Dual fuel & VCR engine, Electromagnetic exciter, Particle & bulk solid rig, PEM fuel cell, Solar concentrator & still, Sound analyser, Two link flexible manipulator, Wear tester
Software: ANSYS, PTC Creo, COMSOL, MATLAB, SOLIDWORKS, SYMBOLS
Characterization: Micro Hardness, Gas Chromatography
Reverse Engineering and Rapid Prototyping: CMS, 3D printer & scanner