Laboratory Information :
The department is well equipped with the required facilities for conduction of experiments and pursuing research work. More emphasis is being given to the effective, elaborate and rigorous laboratory classes to reinforce the theoretical knowledge gained during theory classes. At present, the following laboratories have been established in the department.
Research & Development laboratory
The R & D center has a well equipped Research Laboratory. Power Quality Analyzer, PW3198 Hioki Model is used to perform Harmonic analysis [upto 50th order] on power electronic converter circuits. Digital Storage Oscilloscope Yokogawa, 200MHz is available in R&D center to check the high-frequency control pulses. The R&D center is equipped with all measuring devices, electronic components, FPGA real-time controller kits and PC’s to work effectively and to do better R&D work by the faculty members and research scholars.
Basic Electrical Engineering Laboratory
Basic Electrical Engineering Laboratory is a common Lab Course taught in First year. The lab has modules designed by our own staff to carry out experiments in Electrical Engineering. The experiments are designed to expose students to the practical executions on the fundamental theories of Electrical Engineering. Major equipments in this Laboratory are Digital Earth Tester, Three Phase Auto Transformer, Choke Coil, Cut section of Three phase Slip ring Induction Motor ,Cut section of DC Motor.
Electrical Machines Laboratory-I & II
The Electrical Machines laboratory I & II course deals with the conduction of Experiments on transformers, synchronous machines, DC machines and Induction motor .The students will perform the experiments in their second year and gain practical knowledge about the working & performance of electrical machines. The major equipment’s in this laboratory are single and three phase Transformers,Synchronous Machines,Induction Motors,DC Machines
Electronics laboratory course includes the design and implementation of various digital and analog circuits. The types of equipment used in the lab for the conduction of experiments are Digital Trainer Kit, Cathode ray oscilloscope (CRO), Regulated Power supplies, function generators, Transistors, and Digital ICs, etc. The experiments are conducted to analyse the performance of diode rectifies, amplifies, oscillators, Digital combinational and sequential circuits.
OP-AMPs and Linear ICs
OP-AMPs and Linear ICs Laboratory course deals with design and implementation of various electronic circuits using op-amps and Linear ICs. During this laboratory course, the student will design & conduct an experiment to verify various linear and non-linear applications of the op-amp. In addition, they will be exposed to the applications of other linear ICs such as Timer 555 and voltage regulator using 78, 79 series. The major equipment in this laboratory are Variable Regulated Power Supply (VRPS),Cathode Ray Oscilloscope (CRO) and signal generators.
Microcontroller Laboratory course is intended to provide knowledge on the embedded platform using microcontroller 8051. The lab programs are planned to provide knowledge on programming microcontroller starting from the basics. The lab course also involves developing an embedded application for stepper motor controls, DC motor controls and waveform generation, ADC interface, Elevator interface. The student will learn to write Embedded-C programs for the given applications and will also be burning the programs to the microcontroller using appropriate tools. The lab course enables the students to use the 8051 IDE called Keil software and Flash Magic software.
Power Electronics Laboratory
Power Electronics Laboratory course in intended to provide knowledge on power semiconductor devices and power converters. This laboratory will help the students to gain knowledge on power converters and its applications to electric drives. The major equipment in this laboratory are Variable Regulated Power Supply (VRPS),Cathode Ray Oscilloscope (CRO) and signal generators, converters, and control modules.
Control System Laboratory
Control System Laboratory course is intended to provide knowledge on analysis of control system performances for a given specification. The lab course consists of both hardware and software methods for analysing the performance and stability of a system. The major equipment’s in control systems are DC and AC servo motors,Synchro pair,controlcircuit modules.
Digital signal processing laboratory
Digital signal processing laboratory course helps the students to understand, analyse and design the techniques that provide the core knowledge as required for any DSP engineers. The laboratory has Licensed MATLAB software with many Toolboxes under Simulink platform. Students can simulate experiments in MATLAB.Programming of the DSP chip is done in C language using the Code Composer Studio integrated development environment. The laboratory also aims at supporting the teaching and research activities in DSP.
Power System Simulation Laboratory
Power System Simulation Laboratory course is designed for simulation studies of power system problems such as power flow studies, short circuit analysis and optimization studies using MATLAB and MiPower software.
High Voltage laboratory
High Voltage laboratory course is one of the established laboratories of Electrical & Electronics Engineering Department with a maximum voltage capacity of 100kV.The laboratory is equipped with various relays and high voltage equipment’s that familiarizes the principles of HV generation and measurements.
The facilities of the laboratory can be extensively utilized in research and development work in the areas of breakdown phenomenon in insulating media, withstand voltage in different types of air gaps, surface flashover studies on equipment and also electrical interference studies due to discharges from the equipment operating on high voltages. It also provides test facilities for testing high voltage equipment as per various international standards to electric utilities and industries.
Facilities: AC/DC HV Test set with Control Panel, Cascaded Transformer Unit, Spherical / Rod / Plate Gap Apparatus, Earth Tester, Oil Test Setup.
In addition to the central library, a Library is functioning in the department for staff and students, which includes reference books, seminar, and project reports.
The department has two well equipped audio-visual classrooms consisting of a computer with LCD projectors and one smart classroom.