Chemical Engineering

Laboratories

The department possesses well-built experimental setups with process automation and computer interfaces. The department presently has Fluid mechanics, Mechanical operations, Heat transfer, Mass transfer, Reaction engineering, Process Control and Thermodynamics laboratories.

Bernoulli’s apparatus, Centrifugal pump test rig, Flow meter demonstration set up, Flow through nozzle meter, Fluidized bed apparatus, Losses in bends and fittings, Losses in pipe, Reciprocating pump test rig, Reynolds apparatus and Pitot tube set up.

Ball mill, Froth floatation cell, Hammer mill, Jaw crusher, Roll crusher, Plate and frame filtration, Rotary drum Vacuum filter, Vibrating screen, Sieve shaker, Cyclone separator, Cyclone Scrubber, Elutriator, Sedimentation, Leaf Filter.

Heat transfer service unit with extended area apparatus, Heat transfer service unit with tubular heat exchanger, jacketed vessel on heat transfer service unit, Plate heat exchanger, Shell and tube heat exchanger.

Double glass wall distillation apparatus, Bubble cap distillation set up, Packed bed distillation set up, Mass transfer with and without chemical reaction, Liquid - liquid extraction in packed bed, Solid liquid extraction in packed bed, Absorption in packed bed, Vapor in air diffusion, Rotary drier, Forced Draft tray drier, Experimental cooling tower.

Packed bed reactor, Trickle bed reactor, RTD studies in CSTR, RTD studies in plug flow reactor, Cascade CSTR, Condensation polymerization reactor, Emulsion polymerization reactor, Adiabatic batch reactor.

Two Tank Non-Interacting System, Two Tank Interacting System, Control Valve Characteristics, Temperature Control Trainer, Pressure Control Trainer, Flow Control Trainer, Level Control Trainer, Cascade Control Trainer, First-Order and Second-Order System, Multi Process Trainer, Multi Variable Control Trainer, PLC Trainer.

The department of Chemical engineering has a Department Library that has all the important books related to the syllabus of the program and general books as well. The Department library is stocked with 350 books. The greatest advantage of the department library is that the number of books one can get from the department library is not limited. Seating is also arranged in the department library so that both the faculty and students can have a quick reference regarding any topic.

UTLP (Unified Technology Learning Platform) is an ardent facilitator for aiding engineers gain hand-on, learn and understand complex and advance technologies simply. Besides, UTLP also concentrates on making students and freshmen industry ready as it gives them the experience of working in real time. Eventually, UTLP embraces modern technologies to bridge the gap between academia and industry. It increases individual learning towards subjects and supports and motivates students towards building and integrating concepts keeping in mind organizational practices. It also promotes and expedites Entrepreneurship and Research within the country.

The knowledge on the usage of UTLP Board is the need of hour in order to bridge the gap between the expectations of the industry and the educational institutions. It's the first time in our region such a lab has been set up exclusively for application oriented training and implementation. UTLP board comprises ARM cortex processor, DSP processor, TFT LCD, Character LCD and so on embedded on a single kit. Through this centre, training an be given to the staff and students at college premises regarding real time applications. The students are the real beneficiaries of these efforts; learn and have hands-on about the applications of FPGA, DIP and Embedded System at a time.

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