Laboratories

Laboratories - Mechanical Engineering

CAD/CAM/CAE Laboratory

CAD/CAM/CAE Laboratory
 

Software Installed:

  • AutoCAD
  • CATIA
  • Ansys
  • TK Solver Rel. 5.0
  • CFD
  • OptiStruct

Fluid Machinery Laboratory

Pelton Wheel   Francis Turbine
 

Major Equipment:

  • Pelton Wheel (1947)
  • Francis Turbine (1947)
  • Kaplan Turbine (1947)
  • Gear Pump (1947)
  • Centrifugal Pump Test Rig (1947)
  • Hydraulic Jack
  • Torque Convertor
  • Hydraulic Press (1958)
  • Pneumatic Trainer
  • Hydraulic Trainer

Fuels and Testing Laboratory

Computerized Single Cylinder Diesel Engine Test Rig with Eddy Current Dynamometer   Variable Compression Ricardo Engine Test Rig
 

Major Equipment:

  • Variable Compression Ricardo Engine Test Rig (1960)
  • Computerized Single Cylinder Diesel Engine with Eddy Current Dynamometer
  • Data Acquisition System for Engine Testing
  • 5 Gas Exhaust Analyzer
  • Smoke Meter
  • Calorimeters
  • Carbon Residue Apparatus
  • Redwood Viscometer
  • Saybolt Viscometer

Heat Engines Laboratory

Ruston Diesel Engine
 

Major Equipment:

  • Ruston Diesel Engine (1960)
  • Two-stage Reciprocating Air Compressor
  • Rocardo Variable Compression Engine with Sensors

Heat Transfer Laboratory

Stefan Boltzmann Apparatus   Emissivity Measurement Apparatus
 

Major Equipment:

  • Pin Fin Apparatus
  • Stefan Boltzmann Apparatus
  • Forced convection Apparatus
  • Emissivity Measurement Apparatus
  • Thermal Conductivity of Insulating Powder Apparatus
  • Thermal Conductivity of Liquid Apparatus
  • Thermal Conductivity of Metal Rod Apparatus
  • Heat Exchanger Apparatus
  • Dropwise and Filmwise Condensation Apparatus
  • Heat Pipe Apparatus

Kirloskar's I.C. Engine Research Laboratory