Facilities
Laboratories

S.No Laboratory   Name Description Photo
1 Engineering work shop Engineering Workshop practice facility will enable the students of various streams of engineering to gain basic knowledge regarding operations done practically using various hand tools and machines to transform raw material into final product/
The various basic operations carried out are:
·         Fitting
·         Carpentry
·         Tin Smithy
·         Welding
·         House Wiring
·         Foundry
·         Plumbing
 

 
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Mechanics of Solids Mechanics of solids or strength of materials is the study of deformation and behavior of a body due to mechanical, thermal, or other loads. The basis of all mechanical design lies in how the material reacts to outside forces. Hence, an in-depth understanding of material properties as well as how materials react to outside stimulus is important to a mechanical engineer. In this laboratory, students the student will perform tests on materials in tension, torsion, bending, and buckling. The facilities available in the laboratory
·         Compression testing machine
·         Rockwell hardness tester
·         Universal Testing machine ( UTM)
·         Spring testing machine
·         Impact test machine:
·         Brinell hardness tester
·         Simply supported beam
·         Cantilever beam

 
3 Metallurgy and Material science Metallurgical testing laboratory is equipped with metallographic facilities including wheel grinding and polishing of metal and ceramic samples. Polished and etched metal specimen can be analyzed through Leica optical microscope equipped with digital camera and image analyzer. Students will be able to understand the microstructures of ferrous and non ferrous metals processed at different conditions including heat treatment, corrosion and failure. Laboratory has muffle furnace and Jominy End quench facility to study heat treatment, melting of metals. The complete study of structures is done in this laboratory and the equipments are
·         Metallurgical microscopes
·         Metallurgical microscope with image analyzer
·         Jominy end quench tester
·         Belt Grinder
·         Disk polishing machine
·         Muffle furnace
·         Specimen dryer:
·         Metallurgical specimens:
·         Set of specimens contains: High carbon steel ,medium carbon steel, low carbon steel, Brass, phosphor bronze, aluminum bronze, Aluminum , Aluminum -12% silicon alloy, white cast iron, grey cast iron, Malleable cast iron, Nodular cast iron.
 
 

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4 Fuels and lubricants This laboratory determines the closed cup flash and fire points of petroleum products and mixtures to ascertain whether they give off inflammable vapours below a certain Temperature and determines the closed cup and open cup flash and fire points of petroleum
Viscosity of lubricating oil is measured by an instrument known as viscometer. The viscosity of given oil is determined as the time of flow in Engler’s seconds and find the calorific value of the given gaseous fuel (LPG). Bomb calorimeter is normally used for determining the higher calorific value of solid fuels. We can determine the cloud & pour point of a given fuel / lubricant / oil, using cloud and pour point apparatus. ASTM method for Distillation of Petroleum Products at atmospheric pressure Objectives and Determining the boiling range of Kerosene and the curve by using ASTM distillation. The facilities available in the laboratory
·         Grease Penetrometer Apparatus
·         Say bolt viscometer
·         Red wood viscometer-I
·         Redwood viscometer-II
·         Englers Viscometer Apparatus
·         Bomb Calorimeter
·         Junkers Gas Calorimeter
·         Ables Flash and fire point Apparatus
·         Pensky martens Apparatus
·         Drop point of grease Apparatus
·         Distillation Apparatus
·         Cloud and Pour point Apparatus
 
5 Mechanics of Fluids and Hydraulic Machines The Fluid Mechanics and hydraulic Machines Lab is an indispensable supplement to the theory of Fluid Mechanics. It helps students to understand by performing experiments on the basic laws and equations used for analysis of static and dynamic fluids. The main activities of the Laboratory for Hydraulic Machines are teaching, research and service in the field of hydrodynamics of rotating machines such as hydraulic turbines, pumps, etc.. Measurements of critical Performance parameters like efficiency, flow rate etc. of various hydraulic machines such as turbines, pumps are also measured in this lab. The equipment is operated in a closed loop system which conserves water and averts the need for large quantities of water supply.
The facilities available in the laboratory:
·         Turbine flow meter
·         Kaplan Turbine
·         Multistage centrifugal pump test rig
·         Centrifugal pump test rig
·         Francis Turbine
·         Pelton wheel Turbine
·         Reciprocating Pump
·         Pipe Friction test rig
·         Impact of Jet
·         Orifice meter calibration setup
·         Venturi meter and Orifice meter
·         Loss due to sudden contraction equipment
·         Bernoulli experiment
 
6 Kinematics and Dynamics The lab also aims to educate students on various governors, gyroscope, and vibration apparatus.
The facilities available in the laboratory
·         Motorized Gyroscope effect of gyroscope for different motions
·         Universal Vibration test rig to find out frequency and time period of various types vibration systems like longitudinal and torsion
·         CAM Analysis Apparatus to find out displacement of follower at various speeds
·         Whirling of Shaft Demonstrator to find out critical speed of various diameter of shafts
·         Universal Governor Apparatus to find out the height of the sleeve at various speeds.
·         Journal bearing to find out pressure distribution at various loading condition
·         Balancing of rotating masses to find out static and dynamic balanced various rotating shafts
7 Manufacturing Process Production technology involves transformation of raw materials into make products using various manufacturing process like Casting, Forging, Welding, Plastic moulding etc. Mechanical engineers have to gain knowledge about various conventional and modern manufacturing processes for producing human needed products. This lab transforms theoretical knowledge into practical knowledge.
The facilities available in the laboratory
·         Air Plasma Cutting Machine
·         Spot Welding Machine
·         TIG Welding Machine
·         DC Welding Machine
·         CO2 /MIG Welding Machine
·         Sand Strength Testing Machine (UTM
·         Permeability meter Machine)
·         Sand Wood Turning Lathe
·         Blanking/Piercing Press:
·         Hydraulic Press for deep drawing
·         Hydraulic Press for Extrusion
·         Fly press for Sheet Metal
·         Injection Moulding Machine
·         Blow Moulding Machine
·         Resistance Furnace
·         Simple, compound and progressive die tools for blanking/piercing press
 

 
 
8 Thermal Engineering Thermal engineering deals with the conversion of energy to useful work, mainly the conversion of heat energy to work. Thermal engineering needs a good understanding of the principles of Thermodynamics, Heat transfer and Fluid mechanics. Thermal engineering finds applications in many fields such as working of IC engines, Power plant systems etc. In this laboratory, students will have the opportunity to perform experiments to understand the principles such as valve and port timing diagrams and their importance; understand difference between two and four stroke engines; understand the performance parameters of SI and CI engines; to obtain heat (energy) balance in an engine and understand the energy conversion mechanism etc. These experiments help students to reinforce the theoretical principles taught in the classroom and give them a good foundation to understand the energy conversion process The facilities available in the laboratory
·         4-S C I Single Cylinder water cooled Diesel Engine
·         4-S Single Cylinder water Cooled Diesel Engine
·         Sectional  model 4-S petrol and 2-S petrol engine
·         4-S Twin cylinder water cooled diesel
·         4-S Multi cylinder water cooled petrol engine.
·         Air Compressor Rig and Old Engine
·         Models of Fire tube boilers and Water tube boiler
·         Computerized variable compression ratio multi fuel engine With Exhaust gas analyzer.
 
9 Machine Tools  This laboratory is aimed at providing an introduction to the Know-how of common processes used in industries for manufacturing parts by removal of material in a controlled manner. Auxiliary methods for machining to desired accuracy and quality will also be covered. The emphasis throughout the laboratory course will be on understanding the basic features of the processes rather than details of constructions of machine, or common practices in manufacturing or acquiring skill in the operation of machines.
The facilities available in the laboratory
·         Simple lathe all geared Precision Lathe      
·         Knee type Milling Machine Along with vertical Attachment
·         Shaping , Slotting and planner Machine                 
·         Radial Drilling machine
·         Cylindrical grinding machine.
·         Universal tool & cutter grinder
10 Engineering Metrology         In science and engineering, objects of interest have to be characterized by measurement and testing. Measurement is the process of experimentally obtaining quantity values that can reasonably be attributed to a property of a body or substance.
Metrology is the science of measurement.
Metrology is also a fine avenue for discussing accuracy, error, and calibration.
Testing is the technical procedure consisting of the determination of characteristics of a given object or process, in accordance with a specified method In metrology (the science of measurement), a standard is an object, system, or experiment that bears a defined relationship to a unit of measurement of a physical quantity.
The laboratory has the following equipments:
·         Tool makers Microscope
·         Sine Bars
·         Universal Bevel Protractor
·         Profile Projector
·         Optical Flats & Specimen set
·         Outside micrometer
·         Inside micrometer
·         Micrometer Depth Gauge
·         Slip Gauge, Plug Gauge, Ring Gauge, Snap Gauge, Taper plug Gauge.
 
11 Heat transfer This laboratory, students will have the opportunity to perform experiments to understand the three modes of heat transfer, namely conduction, convection and radiation. Experiments on heat conduction through a metal rod, composite slabs and concentric spheres, applications such as pin-fins, heat pipes, heat exchanger, natural and forced convection, and Stefan-Boltzmann’s experiment reinforce the theory taught in the classroom and gives them a good foundation for understanding the physics of heat transfer problems. The facilities available in the laboratory
·         Heat transfer through composite wall apparatus
·         Heat transfer through lagged pipe apparatus
·         Heat transfer through concentric sphere apparatus
·         Thermal conductivity of metal rod apparatus
·         Hear transfer through pin fin Apparatus
·         Heat transfer Transient Heat conduction
·         Forced convection apparatus
·         Heat transfer in natural convection
·         Parallel Flow and counter flow heat exchanger
·         Emissivity apparatus.
·         Stefan – Boltzmann apparatus.
·         Heat transfer in drop and film wise condensation
·         Critical Heat flux apparatus
·         Study of heat pipe and its demonstration.

 
12 Computer aided design & Manufacturing /CADD & MAT CAD-CAM laboratory provides a space where real application of computer to Mechanical Engineering can be realized. CAD introduces computer to design a component and CAM explains how computer can be best utilized to automate manufacturing system. In the lab, students explore and learn to use software for designing a component. This lab provides a good hand on experience for the students to compete challenges of recent trends as Mechanical Engineer.
The software facilities available in the laboratory
·         AutoCAD software
·         Ansys Software 2019 R1.
·         Creo 2.0 software
·         Mat lab R  2018b Software
·         CNC lathe and CNC milling
 
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13 Instrumentation and Control Systems Instrumentation is one of the parts of the quality control process. To manufacture a part to the exact dimension and to test the quality of the products, the instruments should be calibrated against a known higher standard. It is therefore essential to calibrate the instruments regularly for high accuracy and repeatability of the measurements. In this lab, the students learn about calibration of various instruments namely thermocouples, transducers etc.
The facilities available in the laboratory
·         Calibration of pressure Gauge
·         Calibration of Transducer for temperature Measurement
·         Study & Calibration of LVDT Transducer for displacement Measurement
·         Strain Measuring System
·         Calibration of Thermocouples for temperature Measurement
·         Calibration of Capacitance Transducer for Angular Displacement
·         Study & Calibration of photo & Magnetic speed Pickups for measurement of speed
·         Calibration of Resistance temperature detector for temperature measurement
·         Rota meter Test Rig Vibration study & use of Seismic pick up for the measurement of vibration
·         Study of Mcleod Gauge for low pressure