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

Sponsored Projects

Ongoing Projects

S.No

Title

PI & Co-PI(s)

Amount (Lakhs)

Duration

Funding Agency

1

Polymer fiber addition to multi-scale glass fiber reinforced clay epoxy nanocomposites for improved
impact strength

Dr. Rajeev Mehta (PI),Dr. Tarun Nanda (Co-PI)

28.92

 2018 (3 Years)

DST-SERB

2

Fracture Analysis of CNT Reinforced Composites using Extended Isogeometric Analysis (XIGA)for Structural Applications in Hygro-thermal Environment"

Dr. Gagandeep Bhardwaj

20.22

2019 (3 Years)

DST-SERB

3

Dynamic Modeling and Control Design of Augmentative Lower Extremety Exoskeleton

Dr. Ashish Singla

24.75

2020 (15 Months)

DRDO CARS

4

Development of Nurse Assist Humanoid Robot for Various tasks in a hospital

Dr. T.K Bera

9.56

2020 (3 Years)

AICTE

5

Design and Fabrication of Low Cost Pressure and Vibration Assisted WAAM Machine to Control Residual Stresses and Grain Structure

Dr. T.K Bera and Dr. Ratnesh K. Raj Singh

15.51

2021 (3 Years)

DST SERB

6

Nanostructured coatings to improve thermal efficiency of heat exchangers and mitigate corrosion and velocity erosion

Dr. Deepak Jain and Dr. Bikramjit Sharma

27.51

2021 (2 Years)

Dassault Systemes

7

Development of Masonary Panels using rice and stubble waste for energy eficient and environmentally durable civil Structures

Dr. Deepak Jain and Dr. Naveen Kwatra

30.97

2021 (3 Years)

DST

8

Food Security and Food Waste Market Research

Dr Padmakumar Nair, Dr Ajay Batish and Dr Yosi Shacham

44.80

2021 (1 Year)

Intel Inc. USA

9

Development of Affordable Dust Cleaning Systems with High Operational Flexibility for Mega Solar Power Projects

Dr S.S.Mallick, Dr. Kundan Lal, Dr Atul Sharma

47.59

2021 (2 Year)

DST/TMD/CERI/RES/2020/29(G)

 

Completed Projects

S.No

Title

PI/Co-PI

Amount (In lakhs)

Duration

Funding Agency

1

Developing validated scale-up procedure for densephase pneumatic transport of fine powders using two-layer dune-flow model.

S.S.Mallick

20.00

2013 (3 Years)

CSIR

2

Medelling Solids Friction and Transport Boundary for fluidised densa-phase pneumatic conveying systems.

S.S.Mallick

21.95

2012 (3 Years)

DST

3

Floating wick type vertical multiple effect diffusion solar still waste heat recovery.

Madhup Kumar Mittal

13.36

2014 (3 Years)

DST

4

Reforming of biogas for hydrogen production and its utilization in CI engine under dual fuel
mode.

Dr. Amit Dhir, Prof. S.K. Mohapatra, Dr. S.K. Mahla

38.95

2018 (2 years)

Ministry of New & Renewable Energy

5

On developing reliable scale-up procedures and design optimization for pneumatic fly ash conveying systems for 500/800/1000 MW units

Dr. S.S. Mallick Dr. Anu Mittal Dr. Gautam Setia Mr. Atul Sharma

115.10

2018 (2 years)

NTPC

6

Design and development of a three-link rigid-flexible manipulator for high speed operations

Dr. A. Singla, Dr. T. K. Bera Dr. S.K. Saha (IIT,D) Dr. S.P. Singh (IIT,D)

64.12

2018 (3 years)

SERB EMR

7

Development of electron beam cured carbon fiber/epoxy laminate filled with carbon nano tubes for mechanical joints

Dr. J. S. Saini Dr. H. Bhunia

29.11

2017 (3 years)

DAE-BRNS

8

Development of microwave processed cavitation erosion resistant cladding

Dr. Dheeraj Gupta Dr. Vivek Jain

17.16

2017 (3 years)

SERB EMR

9

Computational and experimental study of flow-induced vibration of a plate with piezoelectric material to improve performance of wind vibration energy harvester

Dr. Ashish Purohit

24.00

2017 (3 years)

DST-SERB

10

Experimental Investigation and CFD modelling of slurry pipeline for flow of multiparticulate slurry at higher concentrations

Dr. Satish Kumar Dr. S. K. Mohapatra

37.09

2016 (3 years)

DST-SERB

11

Theoretical modelling and experimental investigation of nanofluid based volumetric absorption concentrating solar collector

Dr. Vikrant Khullar

24.91

2016 (3years)

DST-SERB

12

Structural response characteristics of CNT reinforced multilayered composite and sandwich plates in hygro-thermal environment

Dr. Neeraj Grover

19.04

2016 (3years)

DST-SERB

13

Design and development of a novel honing type magnetorheological finishing process

Dr. Anant Kumar Singh

29.69

2016 (3 years)

DST-SERB

14

Utilization of cupola slag as partial mix.

J.S.Saini & Maneek Kumar

1.50

2018 (1 Year)

PSCST

15

A Smart Wearable Device for Cognitive Assessment

Dr. Amandeep Singh Oberoi

5.50

2018 (2 Years)

Priority Solutions,
Mohali

16

Development of Rotary Ultrasonic drillling of bone

Dr. Vishal Gupta

15.00

2019 (2 Years)

BIRAC SRISTI

17

Arogaya Sahayak: Design and development of remote controlled navigator with audio-visual aid for patients' assistance

Dr. Ravinder Kumar Duvedi,
Associate Professor, MED
Dr. Kulbir Singh, Professor, ECED
Dr. Mandeep Singh, Associate Professor, EIED

2.50

2020 (2 Months)

CIBioD-ICMR, PGIMER, Chandigarh

18

Jee1: Design and development of automatic ambubag with volumetric flow and breath rate control

Dr. Mandeep Singh, Associate Professor, EIED
Dr. Ravinder Kumar Duvedi, Associate Professor, MED
Dr. Bikramjit Sharma, Assistant Professor, MED

0.75

2020 (2 Months)

CIBioD-ICMR, PGIMER, Chandigarh

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