Mechanical Research projects

Research projects

S.No Title of the project Funding agency Amount (In Lakhs)   Period/Status
1 Design and development of large diameter slewing ring bearings for fast breeder reactors Board of Research in Nuclear Sciences 21,47 2006 - 2009 (completed)
2 Prediction and control of distortion in components during hard facing. Board of Research and Nuclear Sciences 20,15 2008 - 2010 (completed)
3 Super plastic diffusion bonding of titanium sheet with austenitic stainless steel. All India Council for Technical Education 6,30 2008 - 2010 (completed)
4 Optimization of grain size for improving the creep properties of  304HCu stainless steel Dept of  Atomic Energy, BRNS, 33,52 2013 Ongoing
5 Lab view integrated performance monitoring and analyzing energy data of co-located PV power plants with different technologies AICTE 12,50 2012  Ongoing
6 Experimental study on solar steam generation system  with compressed water thermal energy storage system DST 25,49 2014 ongoing

S.No Name of the faculty Funded projects Duration Amount (Rs) Status
1 Principal Investigator:
Dr.D.Ravindran
Co- Investigator:
Mr. D.Venkatkumar
A project on prediction and control of distortion in components during hard facing is sanctioned by BRNS as a principal Investigator. 2 yrs 19,63 Completed
2 Principal Investigator:
Dr.D.Ravindran
Co- Investigator:
Mr.T.Vigraman
A project on Super plastic diffusion bonding of austenitic stainless steel with titanium alloy is sanctioned by AICTE as a principal Investigator. 2 Yrs 6,30 In Progress

Research Centers

Our Department is an approved Research Centers for Anna University Chennai & Anna University Tirunelveli