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MECHANICAL ENGINEERING

Profile

Since its inception in 2004, the Department of mechanical Engineering has been continuously making progress in teaching. Started with an intake of 60 students, the department has got enough faculty members. The Department follows the syllabus as per the affiliating Anna University - Chennai and to supplement the syllabus, Guest lectures and Industrial visits are organized by the Department. The Department is well equipped with Labs such as Thermal engineering, Fluid Mechanics and Machinery, Strength of Materials, Manufacturing Technology and Machine Tool laboratories. The Department also provides guidance to the foundry industries. The Department library is equipped with books related to latest technologies; periodicals and CD’s containing simulated diagrams. The student intake also increased to 120 students in 2011.The department extension increased activities through providing short term training and faculty development programs

Vision

Our Department strives to mould our student with the State– of-the-art technology to make them excel in their profession.

Objective

To achieve high ethical and professional standards through effective teaching-learning processes. To provide infrastructure for Research and Development activities. To offer Consultancy services for the industry.

Courses Offered

Under Graduate Programme

B.E (Mechanical Engineering) - 120 Seats

Post Graduate Programme

M.E (Engineering Design) - 18 Seats

Mechanical Engineering Association

The Mechanical Engineering Association is active in the College. Association meetings are held where in the students are encouraged to participate in seminars, group discussion, quizzes, extempore speeches etc.The association also invites guest lecturers on various subjects and also on personality development. It organizes Symposium and Quiz Competition to encourage the students to present papers and improve their leadership qualities and organizing capabilities.


A National level students symposium” MECHSYSIT” can be conducted every year and activities are Paper Presentation, Project Presentation, CAD modeling, Auto Quiz, Open Quiz, etc.., This program gives confident to the organizers and makes them excel in creativity, leadership qualities.

Lab Facilities

Production Process Lab

Milling Machine, Shaping Machine, Slotting Machine, Power Hacksaw Machine, Gear Hobbing Machine, Cylindrical Grinding Machine, Surface Grinding Machine, Bench Grinder Machine, Pedestal Grinding, Tool and Cutter Grinder, Pillar Drilling Machine Semi Radial Drilling Machine, Single Spindle Automatic Lathe, Capstan Lathe, Central lathe with Hydro copying Attachement,Planning Machine.

Lathe Shop

Centre Lathe (Light & Heavy Duty),Digital Read Out, Capstan Lathe, Lathe Tool Dynamometer.

Dynamics Lab

Cam Analysis Machine, Dynamic Balancing Machine, Universal Governor Apparatus, Gyroscope, Turn Table, Epicyclic Gear Train, Balancing of Reciprocating Masses, Whirling Of Shaft Apparatus, Static And Dynamic Balancing Machine, Vib Lab Apparatus

CAD Lab

The CAD lab has 33 Workstations with 15’ color Monitors and 128 MB DDR RAM. The lab also has advanced modelling and analysis softwares like pro-(WILDFIRE), ADAMS, ANSYS 8.0, Autodesk Inventor series Mechanical desktop,Autocad 2004.

Thermal Engineering Lab

The heat power lab has IC engines, viscometers, compressors, wild tunnels, Refrigeration and Air conditioning plant. Finite Element analysis of Engine components are given as projects to students.

CAM Lab

The students are exposed to the latest manufacturing trends like CNC lathe, CNC milling with CNC simulators and CNC milling Simulators and CNC milling Simulators.

Metrology Lab

Depth Micrometer, Dial Gauge, Height Gauge, Ring Gauge, Radius Gauge, Micrometer, Sine bar, Height Master, Wire Gauge, Profile Projector, Floating Carriage Micrometer, Auto-Collimeter, Pneumatic Comparator, Gear Test Bench, Profile Projector, Electrical Comparator, Optical Comparator, Temperatures, Displacement, Force, Vibration Measuring Setup, Tool Makers Microscope.

  • Carpentry Lab - Wooden Lathe, Circular Saw Machine, Wood Shaping Machine
  • Fitting Lab -Vices, Fittings Tools Like Hacksaw, Files, Punches
  • Foundry Lab -Moulding Boxes, Rammer, Riser, Furnace
  • Welding Lab - Gas And Arc Welding Machine, Chisel, Flexible Shaft Grinder,LXT Portable Welding Machine, Drilling Machine ,TIG Welding Machine
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