EEE Dept. Facilities

Infrastructure Facilities

  • Classrooms – 8 Nos. (6 UG + 2 PG)
  • Elective Classrooms – 4 Nos.
  • Laboratories – 11Nos.
  • Seminar Hall – 1 No.
  • Active Classroom – 1 No.
  • Department Library
  • HOD + Dept. Office Room – 1 No.
  • Staff Rooms – 11 Nos.
  • Gents Rest Rooms – 2 Nos.
  • Ladies Rest Rooms – 2 Nos

Laboratory

[Worth Rs. 3.34 Crores approximately]

  • The department infrastructure and laboratory are being upgraded to facilitate students’ learning skills like problem solving, creative thinking and experience integrated design of the systems, open ended experiments, mini projects and course projects.

Exclusive Laboratories

  • Switchgear and Protection Lab
  • High Voltage Laboratory
  • Liquid Dielectrics Laboratory

Electrical Workshop

  • This is the most basic and essential laboratory which is being used by the first-year students of all branches of engineering and technology.
  • This laboratory is well equipped with all kinds of electrical accessories to practice single phase and three phase house wiring, electrical terminals, soldering iron, workingand assembling of the fan, iron box and transformer winding machine.
  • In Electrical workshop, Students have also got practical exposure in the measurement of Earth Resistance and Insulation resistance using megger to identify the faults in cable.

Lab In-charges: Dr.G.Kannayeram, AP(SG)/EEE & Mr.PNirmal Kumar, AP/EEE


Elect. Machines Laboratory

  • The laboratory has DC machines, Induction Motor and Generator, Synchronous Motor, Salient and Non-Salient Alternators, Switched Reluctance Motor and their simulated models, DC Rectifiers, Programmable Variable Frequency Drive (VFD), Indoor Type Transformer, Electrical Machine Tutor, Phase shifting Transformer, Winding Study Motor and DC Drive Control Panel.

Lab In-charges: Dr.M.Ravindran, Asso. Prof.(SG)/EEE Ms.G.Shunmuga Lakshmi, AP/EEE


Electronics Laboratory

  • This laboratory is well equipped with apparatus related to Network Theorems, Electronic Devices and Circuits, Linear and Digital Integrated Circuits, Power Measurement, Power Supplies, Digital Storage Oscilloscopes, Signal Generators etc.
  • The laboratory is used for the development of different applications with the help of various hardware prototypes and models in the area of analog and digital electronics. This laboratory is being used by the under-graduate students of all branches of Engineering and technology

Lab In-charges: Mr.M.Gengaraj, AP/EEE


Control and Intrumentation Laboratory

  • This laboratory has three different sections, namely, Simulation Section, PC Interfacing Section and Workbench. In the Workbench, students are utilizing the basic equipment like Sensors, Transducers, Process Variable Measurement Modules, PID Controller Unit, Torque Measurements, Synchros, AC & DC Position control systems, Calibration of single and three phase energy meters.
  • In the simulation section, simulation of analysis and design of control system in time and frequency domain have been carried out using computers. In the PC interfacing section, PC interfacing is carried out using Data Acquisition Cards along with Lab View Software with NI ELVIS II simulator. This section also has Twin Rotor MIMO system (TRMS) established from AICTE funded project.

Lab In-charges: Dr.R.Muniraj, AP(SG)/EEE
Mr.G.Sivapalanirajan, AP/EEE


Microprocessor and Micro Controller Laboratory

  • This laboratory is equipped with 8085/8086 Microprocessor, 8051 Microcontrollers, PIC, Arduino, Raspberry-Pi Microcontrollers and various interface cards such as traffic light controller, stepper motor interfacing, ADC & DAC Interfacing Cards, keyboard and digital controllers, DSP kit, FPGA based motor controller.

Lab In-charges: Dr.N.B.Prakash, Asso.Prof./EEE
Mr.B.Venkatasamy, AP/EEE
Mr.F.Antony Jeffrey Vaz, AP/EEE


Power Electronics and Drive Laboratory

  • Complete Power Electronics experimentation and analysis related to AC & DC drives, AC to DC Converter, DC to AC Converter, Drive control, Choppers and FPGA based Inverter fed AC Drive, FPGA based buck-boost converter fed drive and SRM drive can be done in this laboratory.
  • This lab is also equipped with computers for transient and simulation studies for power electronics and drives help of MATLAB and PSIM software. Also design of advanced convertors research work has been carried out with suitable CRO, current probe and Power quality analyzer.

Lab In-charges: Dr.M.P.E.Rajamani, AP(SG)/EEE


Switchgear and Protection Laboratory

  • The State-of-the art switchgear and Protection lab which is equipped with modern tools like advanced Numeric Relay based smart protection schemes like Over current Protection, Transformer Protection, Distance Protection, Motor protection, conventional electromagnetic relays and SCADA based substation automation with Bay Control Unit and also ETAP software package, for the overall worth of Rs.25 Lakhs.
  • Switchgear and Protection laboratory of Electrical Engineering Department is unique whereby using latest numeric Relays, various faults occurring in Power system are being simulated & protection against various faults are demonstrated using the demonstration models which are obtained from the Manufacturer like GE (T&D) to students.

Lab In-charges: Dr.S.Sankarakumar, AP(SG)/EEE
Mr. K. Kumar, AP/EEE


Research Simulation Lab

  • This laboratory houses latest configuration systems. These computer systems have been loaded with various applications software like ETAP Power Station, PSCAD/EMTDC, ANSYS (Research), MATHCAD, PSIM and MATLAB (Campus License) with tool boxes.
  • It has the Internet facility at the speed of 161 Mbps (LAN & WIFI) with leased line.
  • The students of Under-graduation carry out their final year projects in this laboratory and the students of Post-graduation and Doctoral degree programmes carry out their research work in this laboratory.

Lab In-charges: Dr.L.Kalaivani, Professor/EEE
Ms.K.Gowthami, AP/EEE


High Voltage Laboratory

  • This laboratory is an active centre for research in Dielectric Materials, Insulation Systems, High Voltage and related phenomenon
  • This laboratory also offers commercial testing and consultancy service.
  • It has the state-of-the-art facilities like 100kV AC, 140kV DC and 280kV Impulse Generation, Measurement and Testing, Partial Discharge Detector Interfacing with DSO, Loss Tangent Measurement and Measurement of Breakdown strength of Solid/Liquid/Gaseous dielectrics and Power Quality Analyzer.

Lab In-charges: Dr.R.V.Maheswari, Professor/EEE
Mr.P.SamuelPakianathan, AP/EEE


Liquid Dielectrics Lab

  • This laboratory is initially established under Department of Science and Technology.
  • This lab has the facility of UV Spectroscopy for characterization of the optical changes that occur on aging, Tan Delta measurement, Viscosity meter, Flash and Fire point measurement, Digital Denso Meter, Pour Point Apparatus, Thermal Ageing Chamber Magnetic Stirrer and Ultrasonicator for condition monitoring of liquid dielectrics.

Lab In-charges: Dr.S.Senthil Kumar, AP(S.G.)/EEE
Mr.M.Bakrutheen, AP(S.G.)/EEE


Computer Centre

  • This laboratory holds current configuration systems with high speed internet facility. Computer centre is a multipurpose laboratory with advanced software such as ETAP POWER STATION, PSCAD/EMTDC, MATHCAD & VISSIM PE, MATLAB (Campus License). The laboratory is equipped with 40 computer systems supported by HP-Intel Xeon E5-2407 server and provisions are made for 100 systems with networking.
  • It has the internet facility at the speed of 161 Mbps (LAN & WIFI) with leased line. The lab has 20 KVA UPS facility to afford uninterrupted power supply facility. The undergraduate students utilize the internet and the advanced software tool facilities with their laptops and computers available in the Computer Centre
  • It is equipped with the Wall mounted LCD projector for conducting workshop.

Lab In-charges: Dr.L.Kalaivani, Professor/EEE
Ms.K.Gowthami, AP/EEE


Classroom Facilities

  • The classrooms are facilitated with 49 inches smart television apart from regular classroom tools

Seminar Hall

  • The department has facilitated by seminar hall with smart board and multimedia system. The seminar hall having seating capacity of 150 students.
  • It is used as smart class room as well as seminar presentation and placement activities


Active Classroom

  • Newly established Active classroom in the department of EEE to enhance the learning through Group activities with reconfigurable seating arrangements.
  • Audio-video facility with smart board