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DEPARTMENT LABORATORIES


Lab Name : Engineering Practices Laboratory

Lab in charge :
Mr. P.Rajkumar

MAJOR EQUIPMENT:
CIVIL ENGINEERING:

    • Assorted components for plumbing consisting of metallic pipes, plastic pipes, flexible pipes, couplings, unions, Elbows, plugs and other fittings.

    • Carpentry vice (fitted to work bench)

    • Standard woodworking tools

    • Models of industrial trusses, door joints, furniture joints

    • Power Tools: (a) Rotary Hammer (b) Demolition Hammer (c) Circular Saw (d) Planer (e) Hand Drilling Machine (f) Jigsaw

MECHANICAL ENGINEERING:

    • Oxygen and acetylene gas cylinders, Blow pipe and other welding outfit. • Centre lathe
    • Hearth furnace, anvil and smithy tools
    • Moulding table, foundry tools
    • Power Tool: Angle Grinder
    • Study-purpose items: centrifugal pump, air-conditioner

Lab Name : Manufacturing Technology - I Laboratory

Lab in charge :
Mr. M.Ravindran

 

MAJOR EQUIPMENT:

    • Centre Lathes

    • Horizontal Milling Machine

    • Vertical Milling Machine

    • Shaper

Lab Name : Manufacturing Technology- II Laboratory

Lab in charge :
Mr. M.Ravindran

 

MAJOR EQUIPMENT:

    • Centre Lathes
    • Turret and Capstan Lathes
    • Horizontal Milling Machine
    • Vertical Milling Machine
    • Surface Grinding Machine
    • Cylindrical Grinding Machine
    • Radial Drilling Machine
    • lathe Tool Dynamometer
    • Milling Tool Dynamometer
    • Gear Hobbing Machine
    • Tool Makers Microscope
    • CNC Lathe
    • CNC Milling machine
    • Gear Shaping machine
    • Centerless grinding machine
    • Tool and cutter grinder

Lab Name : Fluid Mechanics and Machinery

Lab in charge :
Mr.T.Yuvaraj

 

MAJOR EQUIPMENT:

    • Orifice meter setup
    • Venturi meter setup
    • Rotameter setup
    • Pipe Flow analysis setup
    • Centrifugal pump/submergible pump setup
    • Reciprocating pump setup
    • Gear pump setup
    • Pelton wheel setup
    • Francis turbine setup
    • Kaplan turbine setup

Lab Name : Thermal Engineering Laboratory-I

Lab in charge :
Mr.S.Sakthivel

 

MAJOR EQUIPMENT:

    • I.C Engine – 2 stroke and 4 stroke model • Apparatus for Flash and Fire Point
    • 4-stroke Diesel Engine with mechanical loading.
    • 4-stroke Diesel Engine with hydraulic loading.
    • 4-stroke Diesel Engine with electrical loading.
    • Multi-cylinder Petrol Engine
    • Single cylinder Petrol Engine
    • Data Acquisition system with any one of the above engines
    • Steam Boiler with turbine setup

Lab Name : Thermal Engineering Laboratory-II

Lab in charge :
Ms.D.Deepa

 

MAJOR EQUIPMENT:

    • Guarded plate apparatus
    • Lagged pipe apparatus
    • Natural convection-vertical cylinder apparatus
    • Forced convection inside tube apparatus
    • Composite wall apparatus
    • Thermal conductivity of insulating powder apparatus
    • Pin-fin apparatus
    • Stefan-Boltzmann apparatus
    • Emissivity measurement apparatus
    • Parallel/counter flow heat exchanger apparatus
    • Single/two stage reciprocating air compressor
    • Refrigeration test rig
    • Air-conditioning test rig

Lab Name : Strength of Materials Laboratory

Lab in charge :
Mr.S.Gopal

 

MAJOR EQUIPMENT:

    • Universal Tensile Testing machine with double 1 shear attachment – 40 Ton Capacity
    • Torsion Testing Machine (60 NM Capacity)
    • Impact Testing Machine (300 J Capacity)
    • Brinell Hardness Testing Machine
    • Rockwell Hardness Testing Machine
    • Spring Testing Machine for tensile and compressive loads (2500 N)
    • Metallurgical Microscopes
    • Muffle Furnace (800 C)

Lab Name : Computer Aided Design Laboratory & Computer Aided Manufacturing (CAM)

Lab in charge :
Mr.R.Senthilkumar

 

MAJOR EQUIPMENT :
HARDWARE

    • Computer Server
    • Computer nodes or systems (High end CPU with atleast 1 GB main memory) networked to the server
    • A3 size plotter
    • Laser Printer
    • CNC Lathe
    • CNC milling machine

SOFTWARE

    • Any High end integrated modeling and manufacturing CAD / CAM software
    • CAM Software for machining centre and turning centre (CNC Programming and tool path simulation for FANUC / Sinumeric and Heidenhain controller)
    • Licensed operating system
    • Support for CAPP

COMPUTING FACILITIES

    • Duo core 2, 160 GB HDD, 2 GB DDR RAM
    • Advanced Technology Workstations AMD Opteron xw 4550
    • No. of Terminals : 54
    • Band width : 10 Mbps

Lab Name : Dynamics Laboratory

Lab in charge : Mr.M.Maniyarasan

 

MAJOR EQUIPMENT :

    • Cam follower setup.
    • Motorized gyroscope.
    • Governor apparatus - Watt, Porter, Proell and Hartnell governors.
    • Whirling of shaft apparatus.
    • Dynamic balancing machine.
    • Two rotor vibration setup.
    • Spring mass vibration system.
    • Torsional Vibration of single rotor system setup.
    • Gear Models
    • Kinematic Models to study various mechanisms.
    • Turn table apparatus.
    • Transverse vibration setup of
    a) cantilever
    b) Free-Free beam
    c) Simply supported beam.

Lab Name : Metrology and Measurement Laboratory

Lab in charge : Mr.C.Srinivasan

 

MAJOR EQUIPMENT :

    • Micrometer
    • Vernier Caliper
    • Vernier Height Gauge
    • Vernier depth Gauge
    • Slip Gauge Set
    • Gear Tooth Vernier
    • Sine Bar
    • Floating Carriage Micrometer
    • Profile Projector / Tool Makers Microscope
    • Parallel / counter flow heat exchanger apparatus
    • Mechanical / Electrical / Pneumatic Comparator
    • Autocollimator
    • Temperature Measuring Setup
    • Force Measuring Setup
    • Torque Measuring Setup
    • Coordinate measuring machine
    • Surface finish measuring equipment
    • Bore gauge
    • Telescope gauge

Lab Name : Mechatronics Laboratory

Lab in charge :
Mr. M.Gokul

 

MAJOR EQUIPMENT :

    • Basic Pneumatic Trainer Kit with manual and electrical controls/ PLC Control
    • Basic Hydraulic Trainer Kit
    • Hydraulics and Pneumatics Systems Simulation Software
    • 8051 - Microcontroller kit with stepper motor and drive circuit sets
    • Image processing system with hardware & software