About the Department
The department of Electrical and Electronics was started B.E. (Electrical and Electronics Engineering) in the year of 1994 with the strength of 40 and the intake was increased to 60 at 1995. The B.E. (EEE) was accredited by NBA for 3 years in July 2006 and Re-accredited for 3 years in September 2011. In the year of 2014, the B.E (EEE) has been accredited by NBA -Tier 1 (Washington Accord) for 2 Years and extended up to 2023. Now the B.E. (EEE) programme has been provisionally Re-accredited for 3 years from 2023.
Our department also offers M.E. High Voltage Engineering from 2005. We are the only affiliated college under Anna University, Chennai offering this High Voltage Engineering.
Dr. M.Willjuice Iruthayarajan M.E., Ph.D., Professor & Head who has academic experience & Research experience for about 24 years, leads the department efficiently and successfully with 15 staff members to support.
- Promoting active learning, critical thinking coupled with ethical values to meet the global challenges.
- To instill state-of-the-art technical knowledge and research capability that will prepare our graduates for professionalism and life-long learning.
- To update knowledge to inculcate social and ethical values.
- To meet industrial and real-world challenges.
- State of the art Infrastructure Facilities & Unique High Voltage, Liquid Dielectrics, Industrial Automation and Smart Protection & Control Laboratory
- Highly Experienced Faculty with PhD Qualifications
- Placement Record with Highest Salary Package of 9.5L/Annum
- NBA Tier-I Accredited B.E.(EEE) Programme
- Industry relevant Outcome based & Choice based Credit system
- Moodle based online Learning Management System
- Hands-on experience through Mini Project Forum
- Domain Based Learning by Special Interest Group
- Social Awareness Cell to create electricity awareness among public
- Product development activity for innovative project and Patents
- Smart Classroom with interactive learning
UG – Electrical and Electronics Engineering
Establishment Year: 1994
Student Strength: 60
PG – High Voltage Engineering
Establishment Year: 2005
Student Strength: 06
Establishment Year: 2010
Full time: 01
Part time: 18
Faculty (List with Vidwan link)
|S.No||S.No||Name of the Faculty||Designation||Vidwan Link|
|1||1||Dr.M.Willjuice Iruthayarajan||Professor and Head||https://vidwan.inflibnet.ac.in/profile/213601|
|5||6||Dr.S. Sankarakumar||Assistant Professor (SG)||https://vidwan.inflibnet.ac.in/profile/214290|
|6||8||Dr.B. Vigneshwaran||Assistant Professor (SG)||https://vidwan.inflibnet.ac.in/profile/211507|
|7||9||Mr.B. Venkatasamy||Assistant Professor (SG)||https://vidwan.inflibnet.ac.in/profile/214277|
|8||10||Dr.M.Gengaraj||Assistant Professor (SG)||https://vidwan.inflibnet.ac.in/profile/211543|
|9||11||Mr.P. Samuel Pakianthan||Assistant Professor||https://vidwan.inflibnet.ac.in/profile/211420|
|10||12||Mr.M. Sivapalanirajan||Assistant Professor||https://vidwan.inflibnet.ac.in/profile/214201|
|wdt_ID||Publications (NOs)||Patents Published||Patents Granted||Funded Projects (Rs)||Consultancy (Rs)||MoUs|
- Smart Protection and Control Lab
- Industrial Automation Laboratory
- High Voltage Laboratory
- Liquid Dielectrics Laboratory
High Voltage Laboratory: The laboratory is an active center for research in Dielectric Materials, Insulation Systems, High Voltage, and related phenomenon. 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.
Liquid Dielectrics Lab: The 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.
Research Simulation Lab: The 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.
Smart Protection and Control Lab: 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 ETAP software package, for the overall worth of Rs.25 Lakhs.
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.
Control and Instrumentation Laboratory: the laboratory supported with PC interfacing section, Hardware interfacing using ELVIS II+ interfaces with LABVIEW for rapid prototype development and rotary inverted pendulum. It has Twin Rotor Motor System (TRMS) MIMO helicopter model established from AICTE funded project. It also has latest robotic models like Quanser QBOT 2e with MATLAB interface, Lego Mindstorm Robot development module.
The department of Electrical and Electronics was started B.E. (Electrical and Electronics Engineering) in the year of 1994 with the strength of 40 and the intake was increased to 60 at 1995. The B.E. (EEE) was accredited by NBA for 3 years in July 2006 and Re-accredited for 3 years in September 2011. In the year of 2014 the B.E (EEE) has been accredited by NBA -Tier 1 (Washington Accord) for Two Years and extended upto 2017. Now the B.E. (EEE) program has been provisionally Re-accredited for 3 years from June 2017.
Dr. M.Willjuice Iruthayarajan M.E., Ph.D., Professor & Head who has academic experience & Research experience for about 20 years, leads the department efficiently and successfully with 21 staff members to support.
Program Educational Objectives (PEOs)
Excel in industrial or graduate work in Electrical Engineering and allied fields.
Practice their profession conforming to ethical values and active participation
in the affairs of the profession.
Adapt to evolving technologies and stay current with their profession.
PROGRAM OUTCOMES (POs)
Engineering Graduates will be able to:
- Engineering knowledge: Apply the knowledge of mathematics, science, engineering fundamentals, and an engineering specialization to the solution of complex engineering problems.
- Problem analysis: Identify, formulate, review research literature, and analyze complex engineering problems reaching substantiated conclusions using first principles of mathematics, natural sciences, and engineering sciences.
- Design/development of solutions: Design solutions for complex engineering problems and design system components or processes that meet the specified needs with appropriate consideration for the public health and safety, and the cultural, societal, and environmental considerations.
- Conduct investigations of complex problems: Use research-based knowledge and research methods including design of experiments, analysis and interpretation of data, and synthesis of the information to provide valid conclusions.
- Modern tool usage: Create, select, and apply appropriate techniques, resources, and modern engineering and IT tools including prediction and modeling to complex engineering activities with an understanding of the limitations.
- The engineer and society: Apply reasoning informed by the contextual knowledge to assess societal, health, safety, legal and cultural issues and the consequent responsibilities relevant to the professional engineering practice.
- Environment and sustainability: Understand the impact of the professional engineering solutions in societal and environmental contexts, and demonstrate the knowledge of, and need for sustainable development.
- Ethics: Apply ethical principles and commit to professional ethics and responsibilities and norms of the engineering practice.
- Individual and team work: Function effectively as an individual, and as a member or leader in diverse teams, and in multidisciplinary settings.
- Communication: Communicate effectively on complex engineering activities with the engineering community and with society at large, such as, being able to comprehend and write effective reports and design documentation, make effective presentations, and give and receive clear instructions.
- Project management and finance: Demonstrate knowledge and understanding of the engineering and management principles and apply these to one’s own work, as a member and leader in a team, to manage projects and in multidisciplinary environments.
- Life– long learning: Recognize the need for, and have the preparation and ability to engage in independent and life-long learning in the broadest context of technological change.
PROGRAM SPECIFIC OUTCOMES (PSOs)
PSO2: Apply the modern engineering hardware and software tools in electrical and electronics engineering to adopt in multi disciplinary environments and innovative practices.