Completed/ Ongoing Research and Development Projects

Sl. No.

Title of the Project

Principal investigator

Co-Principal investigator/s

Sponsored agency

Status

Grant

(Rs. Lakhs)

1

Studies on Bio-Diesel using Esters of Coconut and Sunflower oil

Dr. P. Mohanan

-

MHRD

Completed

8.00

2

Alternate refrigerants to CFC's and HCFC's

Dr. T. P. Ashok Babu.

-

AICTE

Completed

10.00

3

Active Vibration Control of Flexible Structures using Magnetostrictive Materials

Dr. K. V. Gangadharan,.

Dr. Ravikiran Kadoli

 Dr. Vijay Desai

MHRD

Completed

11.00

4

Characterization of Tribological Properties of Polymer Composites Under Slider and Reciprocating Wear

Dr. H. Suresh Hebbar

-

MHRD

Completed

5.50

5

Prototyping and Testing of bio-composites and composite lumber structural components

Dr. S. M. Kulkarni

-

MHRD

Completed

7.00

6

Magneto Rheological Fluid

Dr. K.V. Gangadharan

Dr. Ravikiran Kadoli

Dr. Vijay Desai

MHRD

Completed

8.00

7

Composite Processing and Testing

Dr. S M Kulkarni

Dr. Vijay Desai

DST-FIST I

Completed

65.00

8

Fabric bag filter

Dr. K. V. Gangadharan

Dr. RavikiranKadoli

Dr. Vijay Desai

Thermax, Pune

Completed

4.00

9

Evaluation of Machinability of steels

Dr. Vijay Desai

Dr. K. V. Gangadharan

Kalyani Steels

Completed

2.00

10

Development of HVOF Sprayed Cermet Coatings in Improving Resistance to Hot Corrosion and Erosion of Gas Turbine Alloys

Dr. Ramesh M. R.

Dr. Prasanna N D

(MSRIT, Bangalore)

AICTE-RPS

Completed

18.10

11

Investigation on Passive Damping Capability of Natural Fiber Reinforced Composite and Visco-elastic Sandwich Structures

Dr. P Jeyaraj

--

DST-SERB

Completed

11.39

12

Vibration based structural health monitoring and progressive failure analysis of a rotating tapered composite plate

Dr. P Jeyaraj

Dr. R. Vasudevan

(VIT University)

ARDB

Completed

6.73

13

Investigation of enhanced pool boiling methods for cooling of micro-electronic devices

Dr. Sathyabhama A

-

DST-SERB

Completed

66.00

14

Investigation of machining characteristics of TiNi based Shape Memory alloy using Wire-EDM

Dr. Narendra Nath S

--

DST-SERB

On-Going

16.32

15

Study the corrosion behavior of wrought mg alloys processed by severe plastic deformation for naval applications

Dr. Narendra Nath S

--

NRB

On-Going

22.80

16

Experimental characterisation and numerical modelling of delamination growth in Fiber Reinforced Polymer laminated composites under cyclic loading

Dr. Subhaschandra Kattimani

Dr. S. M. Murigendrappa

DST-SERB

On-Going

32.00

17

Investigations on the dynamic behaviour of bacterial helical flagellar filaments under axial flow

Dr. Ranjith M

--

DST-SERB

Ongoing

25.00

18

Design, development and characterisation of magnetorheological damper for vehicular application

Dr.Hemantha Kumar

--

DST-SERB

On-Going

20.84

19

Experimental investigation of passive, semi-active and active vibration control of composite sandwich structure

Dr. Sharnappa Joladarashi

Dr.Hemantha Kumar

DST-SERB

Ongoing

60.00

20

Development of composite filament for light weight 3D printed components

Dr. Mrityunjay Doddamani

Dr. Srikanth Bontha,

Dr. Vamsi Krishna B (CGCRI)

DST-TSDP

On-Going

33.03

21

An investigation in to the aerodynamic and aeroelastic behavior of a compressor cascade in a droplet laden flow.

Dr. Anish S

--

DST-SERB

On-Going

25.85

 

22

Numerical and Experimental Studies on Two Phase Carbon Dioxide Based Natural Circulation Loops

Dr. Ajay Kumar Yadav

--

DST-SERB

On-Going

25.84

 

23

Development of a Solar based Humidifier-Dehumidifier linked with ground water

 

Dr. Ajay Kumar Yadav

 

Dr. Anish S

 

DST-SERB

 

Ongoing

 

34.00

24

Standalone evaporative cooler - pump and fan speed controller using solar power

Dr. Venkatesa Perumal

Dr. Arun. M

Dr. Karthikeyan J

DST-SERB

Ongoing

60.00

25

Experimental and Numerical Investigation on Buckling and Vibration Behavior of Non-Uniformly Heated Laminated Polymer Nano Composite Plate

Dr. P Jeyaraj

Dr. R. Vasudevan

(VIT University)

ARDB

Ongoing

16.03

26

Visualization of boiling heat transfer on grooved surface

Dr. Sathyabhama A

-

CSIR

Ongoing

20.00

27

Experimental and Numerical Investigation of Effect of leading edge Protuberances on the Performance of Wind turbine blade

Dr. Sathyabhama A

-

DST-SERB

Ongoing

19.90

28

Study on low temperature combustion in a CRDI Engine using biodiesel

Dr. Kumar G. N.

-

DST

Ongoing

5.50

 
 
 
 
 
 

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