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 to 2016 (Completed)
5 Lab view integrated performance monitoring and analyzing energy data of co-located PV power plants with different technologies AICTE 12,50 2013 to 2016 (Completed)
6 Experimental study on solar steam generation system  with compressed water thermal energy storage system DST 25,49 2014 to 2017 (Completed)

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 2008 to 2010 (Completed)

Research Centers

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