The project entitled by "Design and Fabrication of Separator Machine" intended to separate mace from nutmeg obtained
Design Patent from Govt. of India. The project team members include
Mr. Bissmon Thomas, Mr. Ajith Payampallil Jose, Mr. Antony Jose and Mr. Akash Joseph (2018 ME Batch)
under the supervision of Dr. Jilse Sebastian and Dr. Binoy Baby. The team was also the finalists of
One MP One Idea competition and the prestigious Yuva Mastermind competition organised by Malayala Manorma.
Girinath B., Assistant Professor, ME Dept. successfully completed his doctoral degree in
'Modeling & Experimental Analysis of Cold Metal Transfer welding of AA5052 Sheet Metal"
from NIT Tiruchirappalli.
TeX is a web-talk series envisioned to kindle a spark of ideas and to inspire a passion for creativity, in student fraternity.
Youngsters who are enthusiastic about technologies, eager to interact with those who lead from the front, can participate.
Congratulations Sobin Sabu Thankachan and his team members Melbin Kuncheria, Tomin George and Tomin K Sabu.
Their project was guided by Mr. Bony John.
5 days Faculty Development Programme on "Recent Advances in Fuel Cells" organized by Dept. of Mechanical
Engineering in association with Center for Continuing Education, SJCET.
Team MAC3 from SJCET Palai qualified in Technical Inspection round of SAEISS Aero Design Challenge 2019 conducted
by SAEINDIA Southern section at SRM Institute of Science & Technology, Chennai on 19th - 21st, July 2019
Lecture meeting on Internal Combustion Engine Emission Control Techonologies organized by SAE India collegiate club
of SJCET Palai in association with SAE INDIA Southern section.
Resource Person : P. Arjunraj M.E, Manager Powertrain, R&D PSA AVTEC Powertrain Pvt.Ltd.
FLAG OFF of the Efficycle constructed by Team TANDEM SQUAD 2.0 of St. Joseph's College of Engineering and
Technology, Palai. The Team will be participating at National Efficycle 2019 Competition Organised by SAEINDIA
at Lovely Professional University - LPU, Punjab.
Alumni Talk organized by the Department of Mechanical Engineering in association with ASME and MEA.
Mr. Aby Tom, Senior System Engineer, Infosys, shared his experience at the company.
Expert talk on 3D printing technology by Mr. Arun Kumar V, Senior Consultant, EY and an alumni of SJCET.
Expert talk by alumni is organized by the Department of Mechanical Engineering in association with ASME and MEA.
Expert Talk by Shri. A. V. Sathish, Scientific Officer, Kundankulam Nuclear Power Plant on the topic "Nuclear Energy -
Need, Perception and Reality". Expert talk is organized by the Department of Mechanical Engineering.
Team 'Albatross RC Flyers' and Team 'Tejus Flyers' From Aeromodelling Club, Dept. of ME, SJCET Palai won 10th
and 30th position respectively, out of 42 teams from all over India, in MAke Your VImana (MAYVI 2019) - a 24-hour
Aeromodelling Competition held at Hindustan College of Engineering, Chennai on October 5th and 6th, 2019.
Invited talk on "Talent and dream - Key to Success" by Mr. Basil Eldhose. The invited talk is organized by
the Department of Mechanical Engineering in association with SAEINDIA club, SJCET Palai.
Go-kart Team "El Corrodor" who will be participating in the Gokart Design Challenge (GKDC)
conducted by ISNEE at Kari Motor Speed Way Race Track, Coimbatore
Technical talk on current trends in PLM CAD organized by Mechanical Engineering Association in
association with SAE INDIA. Resource person: Mr. V Bernard Raj, Learning Technologist
"Team Falcon 2.0" of ASME SJCET students chapter competed at ASME E-Fest under
the categories of HPVC (Human Powered Vehicle Challenge) and AEROMANIA Competition.
Team SJCET competed in Global Arena of ASME Asia Pacific Zone at Rajkot,Gujarat and bagged one first prize
and two fourth places by competing against IIT's ,NIT's.
Congratulations Akhil Francis for being selected for internship at TU Delft, Netherlands on the topic -
Development of Gasifier Stoves.
Prof. Bony John published a technical journal paper in Renewable energy international journal by Elsevier publications.
“WE ARE WHAT WE REPEATEDLY DO. EXCELLENCE, THEN, IS NOT AN ACT, BUT A HABIT.” – ARISTOTLE
Mechanical Engineering is one of the six departments in the Faculty of Engineering at St.Joseph’s College of Engineering & Technology, Palai. The Department of Mechanical Engineering is committed to excellence in research, teaching, and service to the community. The department had its start along with the inception of the college in the year 2002. Since then the department is adjudged to be the best in all activities associated with the college.
Our Department is recognised by academic peers, by students and by their employers as one of the foremost centres of mechanical engineering education and research. Our graduates are in high demand by industry and often promoted quickly to senior positions around the world. A degree in Mechanical Engineering is ideal preparation for starting a career in the Automotive, Aerospace, Building, Process, Medical and Marine industries, or other areas such as accountancy. Many of our graduates go on to careers that make an important contribution to society in terms of wealth generation, safety and environmental sustainability.
Staff in the Department are at the forefront of their research fields and this enables them to keep their teaching material current. Presently the department, with an annual intake of 120 UG students and 18 PG students is led by Prof. Dr. Binoy Baby along with thirty faculties and ten laboratory staffs. The faculty includes six Ph.D. holders and many others who are at the verge completing their current research works. The department was headed by Prof. E. V.S. Namboodiri (Retd. Senior Scientist ISRO) during 2002-2011, Prof. Jose Philip (Retd. Indian Railway Service of Mechanical Engineers) during the period 2011-2013, Dr. Binoy Baby during 2013-2018 and Dr. Rajesh Baby during 2018-2019
- To follow a teaching-learning process, with the support of qualified and committed faculty, in undergraduate and postgraduate Mechanical Engineering programmes .
- To establish an infrastructure and academic ambience for collaborating with Industry, Academia and Community to serve local and national enterprises.
- To make the students self-learners and socially committed engineers, for individual and collective accomplishments.
The graduates will:
- Have strong design and analysis skills in the theoretical and practical domains of Mechanical Engineering.
- Become leading professionals, as individuals, as well as team members, in a wide range of Mechanical Engineering and related fields.
- Exhibit ethical values and a strong spirit of social commitment to accelerate societal development.
PSO1: Graduates of the program will be able to apply Mechanical Engineering knowledge and skills to develop optimum solutions to problems in the areas of Design, Thermal, Manufacturing, Industrial Engineering and Management.
PSO2: Graduates of the program will be able to identify and adopt advancements in Mechanical Engineering for academic, industrial and social applications.
COURSES WE OFFER
B. Tech Mechanical Engineering (ME)
An Engineering program which seamlessly articulates the concepts from basic science to technology with relevant practice through lab and projects for building the problem solving skills, keeping industry requirements in place for Design, Manufacturing, Thermal etc specialization.
M.Tech in Advanced Manufacturing and Production Management
Learners are matured in a specific area of specialization by extending their prior know how through meticulous set of advanced courses with a dissertation to showcase their research potential. The focus for thesis is to solve an industry centric problem.
INITIATIVES BEYOND CLASS ROOM
The Kerala Technological University has selected, Dept. of ME, SJCET as one of the research centres under the university. Currently, in this centre works are being carried out in the fields like Heat Transfer in Microchannel, Digital Interferometry, Fuel Cell, Heat Pipe, Phase Change Materials etc. under the guide ship of Dr. Binoy Baby, Dr. Rajesh Baby and Dr. J. Babu.
ADD ON & CERTIFICATION COURSES
The complete development of a Mechanical Engineer could only by accomplished by providing them with courses suiting to the present requirements in the industry. As technology advances day by day the tools that are used in the industry are also getting advanced. To help students acquire knowledge on such modern tools used in Industry, they are given trainings with in the campus itself. The Mechanical Engineering Department of SJCET is offering various add on courses in NDT, Quality Control, Softwares like SOLID WORKS, CATIA, ANSYS etc. in collaboration with external agencies.
A fruitful career in Mechanical Engineering is one which every student dreams about. A gateway to fulfil their dream is the Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering(GATE) examination conducted every year by the IIT’s and IISC. The Mechanical Engineering Department of SJCET is providing training for the same since 2010 incorporating the pre final year & final year students. Since then, the training was able to qualify many students with good scores and even place many among them in various IIT’s/NIT’s and in the top PSU’s of the country.
Research ventures are inevitable to tackle the evolving challenges in the society as well as for the continuous improvement of knowledge and skill sets. Here at the Dept. of Mechanical Engineering a full-fledged R&D lab is provided for carrying out the research works of students and faculties. The lab serves as the backbone for the development of several ostentatious products each year.
‘Sampark’ is the outreach programme of ‘Shaastra’, the annual technical festival of IIT Madras. With a series of brain teasing workshops, competitions and exhibitions, it converges the sharpest minds of the nation and gives everyone capsuled version of the upcoming technical extravaganza. ‘Sampark’ is held in cities across India in an effort to bring ‘Shaastra’ closer to everyone.
PROFESSIONAL SOCIETIES AND ASSOCIATIONS
SAE COLLEGIATE CLUB
In association with SAE India, a collegiate club for the automotive enthusiasts in St Joseph’s College of Engineering & Technology was started in the year 2011. The club was inaugurated by the then Project Director of the college, Dr. P J George. From the very first day of its inception, the club serves as a platform for sharing and reaping knowledge among the students as well as faculties.
The Club regularly organizes meetings, invited talks and exhibitions that cover all aspects of technology related to design, manufacture, and total life cycle technology for the automotive and other related mobility industries.
ASME STUDENT CHAPTER
The ASME SJCET student chapter at the college was formed on 25th January, 2018 with the motto “Excellence is our obsession” and “Synergy at work”. The chapter is focused on providing training to the students to become experts in learning, encouraging innovation and excellence in students through various means, promoting better career development opportunities and services for students, arranging expert industrial and research lectures, extending full support for all the national seminars and technical events in the college, enhancing the self-confidence and self-esteem of students.
Mechanical Engineering Association (MEA) is a unified platform where ideas of both faculty as well as students of our department are shared and new thoughts are generated. MEA have been actively conducting programmes from its inception. Programmes include Technical Sessions, Hands On Workshops, Conferences, Seminars, Project Presentations, Mechaura, Quiz Competitions, Design Contests etc.
ISHMT STAFF & STUDENT CHAPTER
ISHMT staff and student chapter of SJCET, Palai, was inaugurated on 30/03/2019 by Dr. S Sunil Kumar, Deputy Director LPSC and president of ISHMT Regional Chapter Trivandrum. The main objective of ISHMT is to promote the Science and technology of heat and mass Transfer. This Chapter, through organising Workshops, invited talks is focused to provide a common platform for the members to interact with industrialists, technologists, scientists and foster the advancement of science and applications of Heat and mass Transfer.
VIDEO LECTURES BY FACULTY MEMBERS
ALUMNI TALK SERIES
Inorder to inspire younger generations at SJCET, Department of Mechanical Engineering, in association with ASME and MEA is rolling out a series of invited talks of experts from various fields who are SJCET alumni.
Talk on ‘ Application Knowledge And Career Opportunities in Steam Engineering’ by Mr. Dileep Cheriyan (M.Tech AMPM Alumni), Team Lead, FORBES MARSHALL Pvt Ltd.
Talk on “Sustainable Mobility Solution” by Mr. Jacob Thekkekara (2002-2006 Batch), CTO, Co-founder Pi Beam Labs Pvt. Ltd and also an Alumnus of SJCET Mechanical Engineering Department. Talk is organised by ASME in association with MEA.
Ph.D in MECHANICAL ENGINEERING
The college is Research Centre of APJ Abdul Kalam Technological University (KTU).Candidates qualifying the KTU’s Entrance procedure can join for Ph.D under the approved guide in the college
ACTIVITIES & ACHIEVEMENTS
Girinath B., Assistant Professor, ME Dept. successfully completed his doctoral degree in ‘Modeling & Experimental Analysis of Cold Metal Transfer welding of AA5052 Sheet Metal” from NIT Tiruchirappalli.
Mr. B. Girinath, Asst. Professor, Dept. of ME, published a research article titled ‘Studies on influence of torch orientation on microstructure, mechanical properties and formability of AA5052 CMT welded blanks’ in the journal Archives of Civil and Mechanical Engineering (SCIE) published by Springer.
Dr. J Babu, Professor ME Dept. and Dr. Lijo Paul, Assoc. Professor, ME Dept. published a book chapter on ‘High Speed Machining of Composite Materials’ in prestigious Elsevier Publications.
Dr. Binoy Baby (Professor, ME Dept.) and Mr. Don George Kurian (Asst. Professor, ME Dept.) along with Minil Roy, Neseef Azeez, Nithin Babu and Robin Tomy of 2013-17 ME Batch of SJCET Palai acquired a Patent for the Fish Descaling Machine they developed from the Controller General of Patents, Designs & Trademarks, Govt. of India.
Mr. Bony John, Assistant Professor, ME Dept., published a paper entitled ‘Integration of hydrokinetic turbine-PV-battery standalone system for tropical climate condition’ in the Renewable Energy International Journal (Impact Factor – 5.44) by Elsevier publications.
Mr. Anooplal B. got approval for a funding of Rs. 1.2 Lakhs for his works on ‘PCM based thermal management of Li-ion battery’ under the APJAKTU-CERD-Research Seed Money Scheme.
Mr. Pradeep P. V. got approval for a funding of Rs. 1.4 Lakhs for his works on ‘Additive manufacturing of biodegradable and photocurable elastomer and polymer based composites’ under the APJAKTU-CERD-Research Seed Money Scheme.
Mr. Shiblemon K. V. got approval for a funding of Rs. 1.35 Lakhs for his works on ‘Investigations on heat transfer enhancements in micro channel heat sinks’ under the APJAKTU-CERD-Research Seed Money Scheme.
A book (monograph) entitled ‘Thermal Management of Electronics, Volume I: Phase Change Material-Based Composite Heat Sinks—An Experimental Approach‘ by Dr. Rajesh Baby and his Research Guide Prof. C. Balaji has been published by Momentum Press, New York.
Kerala State Council for Science, Technology & Environment (KSCSTE) sanctioned to release an amount of Rs. 10,000 towards financial assistance for implementing the project entitled ‘Plastic Rope Making Machine Using Plastic Bottles’ under the leadership of Dr. Lijo Paul
Dr. Lijo Paul, Associate Professor, Dept. of ME got approval for a funding of Rs.130,000 for his work on ‘Performance Optimization of Micro Abrasive Jet Machining’ under the APJAKTU-CERD-Research Seed Money Scheme.
Dr. Rajesh Baby, Associate Professor of ME Dept. received a funding of Rs. 1.2 Lakhs for the project titled ‘Experimental Investigations and Performance Optimization of the Bipolar Plates of Proton Exchange Membrane Fuel Cells’ under the APJ-KTU-CERD Research Seed Money Scheme.
Prof. Tom Zacharia has been awarded a funding of Rs. 27 Lakhs from DST under the scheme IDP (Industrial Development Scheme) for his work on ‘Design and Fabrication of Extrusion Machine’. This is a first time achievement among all engineering colleges in Kerala.
The project entitled by “Design and Fabrication of Separator Machine” intended to separate mace from nutmeg obtained Design Patent from Govt. of India. The project team members include Mr. Bissmon Thomas, Mr. Ajith Payampallil Jose, Mr. Antony Jose and Mr. Akash Joseph (2018 ME Batch) under the supervision of Dr. Jilse Sebastian and Dr. Binoy Baby. The team was also the finalists of One MP One Idea competition and the prestigious Yuva Mastermind competition organised by Malayala Manorma.
Josevin Joseph, Sajo Mathew, Sen Babu and S. Harish of 2016-20 ME B along with Dr. Rajesh Baby, Project Guide & HOD ME Dept. got approval for a funding of Rs. 50,000 for their works on ‘Design & Fabrication of GasifierStove’ under the APJAKTU-CERD-Student Project Scheme.
Akshay Oommen Santhosh, Bijo George P., Aneesh George and Jijo Jose of 2016-20 ME A along with Mr. Anup Kumar & Dr. Jilse Sebastian (Project Guides) got approval for a funding of Rs. 45,000 for their works on ‘Performance & Emission Analysis of Diesel Engine Fuelled with blend of Biodiesel from waste Cooking Oil, Pyrolisis Plastic Oil & Diesel’ under the APJAKTU-CERD-Student Project Scheme.
Mr. Minil Roy, Mr. Neseef Azeez, Mr. Nithin Babu and Mr. Robin Tomy of 2013-17 ME Batch along with Dr. Binoy Baby (Professor, ME Dept.) and Mr. Don George Kurian (Asst. Professor, ME Dept.) of SJCET Palai acquired a Patent for the Fish Descaling Machine they developed from the Controller General of Patents, Designs & Trademarks, Govt. of India.
Edison George S7 ME A won the ASME Foundation Scholarship worth $500.
Airborne Wind Energy Systems (AWES)
Sobin Sabu Thankachan, Research Associate at International Centre for Technological Innovations (SJCET ME Alumni), researching on Airborne Wind Energy Systems (AWES).
National Prizes from SAEINDIA collegiate club of SJCET.
Shon Cheriyan (S8 ME B) & Mathew Thomson (S8 ME B) bagged Second Prize for Prototype Modelling. The competitions and prize distribution was done during SAEINDIA National Convention held at Bennari Amman Institute of Technology, Erode, Tamil Nadu
Funding of Rs. 50000 to Team “Acarna” – MindRoverSeason7
Kevin R & Richy Raju THuruthiyil of S8 Mechanical Engineering bagged a funding of Rs. 50000 from Mind Rover Season 7 organised by TATA MOTORS. Mind Rover is a unique Tata Motors initiative to invite solutions to challenging problems from the best minds on the best campuses!
Best Light Music Artist (Malayalam)
Congratulations to Sreehari Jayakumar, S8 ME who bagged Second prize for the Best Light Music Artist (Malayalam) at the National Level Cultural fest RAGAM’19 organized by NIT, Calicut
Best Classical Music Artist (Layam) at the National Level Techno-Cultural Fest
Sreehari Jayakumar of S8 Mechanical Engineering Dept. Bags first prize for Best Classical Music Artist (Layam) at the National Level Techno-Cultural Fest at Adi Shankara Institute of Engineering and Technology, Kalady.
Best Analytical Project Award and BEST MathWorks PROJECT
Anup Sebastian, Dani Parayil, Fredy Antony and Jame S Ottathil – S8 ME won Best Analytical Project Award and BEST MathWorks PROJECT Runners up at Srishti – 2019, National Level Technical Competition organized by SAINTGITS College of Engineering.
First and Second prizes in Bio-Engineering Workshop at VIT, Vellore
Mr. Edwin S. Pananthanam, Mr. Joe A. Pothen, Ms. Gayathri Raj, Mr. Dibin CS, Mr. Alan Kurian, Mr. Athul S, Mr. Geo Bastin George, S6 ME students of SJCET Palai, won First and Second prizes in Bio-Engineering Workshop at VIT, Vellore.
Best Sustainability Start Up Idea
Kevin R and Richie Raju of S7 ME B won the ‘Best Sustainability Start Up Idea’ worth Rs. 75,000/- at the grand finale of ‘Kerala Startup Yatra’ organised by ‘Kerala Startup Mission’ at Technnopark, Trivandrum.
SAE NATIONAL LEVEL COMPETITION WINNERS
Sixth Semester Mechanical Engg. students of St. Joseph’s College of Engineering & Technology, Palai has qualified the Cochin Division (State Level) competition by competing with all the colleges in Kerala having a SAE student branch.
Commonwealth Scholarship 2018-19
Our alumnus Kevin John (2012 – 2016 Batch), has been awarded the Commonwealth Scholarship, considered among the most prestigious awards in the world for international study and professional development. He is among the only four awardees from across the globe who received the Commonwealth Durham Scholarship 2018-19. He will be studying MSc New and Renewable Energy at Durham University in the United Kingdom.
Antony Alex, Austin George, Bijo Thomas, Bony Antony won several prizes for their project titled “Design Fabrication & Experimental Investigations on PEM Fuel Cells” under the guidance of Dr. Rajesh Baby, Associate Professor, ME.
DESIGN PROJECT EXHIBITION
Design Project Exhibition organised by the fifth semester Mechanical Engg. Students
FIRST RANK – MG UNIVERSITY
Mr. Sebin Francis Arackaparambil, ME 2011-15 Batch secured 1st Rank in the B.Tech Degree Examination held in May 2015 under MG University Kottayam.
INNOVATIVE PROJECT DEVELOPED
Recognition of students’ project ‘ Appam Making Machine’
Vysakh S, Juvan Josias Thattil and Sanson Regi Mathew of 2013-17 batch along with Dr. Rajesh Baby, Associate Professor, Dept. of Mechanical Engg., SJCET Palai has presented a paper during the seventh INTERNATIONAL SYMPOSIUM on ‘Advances in Computational Heat Transfer’ at Napoli, Italy on 30th May 2017.
ICT TECHATHLON WINNER
Team PENTA of SJCET won the First prize of 1 Lakh Rupees in ICT TECHATHLON organised by ICT Academy of Kerala on 10th & 11th November 2016 at Technopark, Trivandrum.
INNOVATIONS BY THE FACULTY IN TEACHING AND LEARNING
PROTON EXCHANGE MEMBRANE (PEM) FUEL CELL TESTING
A video describing the Proton Exchange Membrane (PEM) fuel cell testing done by the Mechanical Engineering Department of St.Joseph’s College of Engg. & Tech., Palai is prepared. The video is uploaded in YouTube (a link is provided in the college website). As a similar video is not existing, the video will help the interested students and researchers to get more clarity in the working of fuel cells.
HERITAGE DIESEL ENGINE
Heritage Diesel Engine is a 68 years old, open type, heavy Diesel Engine situated in the forefront of Thermal Engineering Laboratory at St. Joseph’s College of Engineering & Technology, Palai. It is an imported I.C. engine from Birmingham England by one of the rubber product industry (A.V.G. Group) at Kottayam where it was used as the power source for heavy machines drive line. The almost condemned machine in the year 2002, was fully reconditioned by technical supporting staff of SJCET Palai. Students of SJCET now get opportunity to watch the live working of an I.C. Engine which add up their practical knowledge. This video describes the real time working of the Heritage Diesel engine from engine start to engine stop which is beneficial to all enthusiastic students. The video is uploaded in YouTube (a link is provided in the college website).
MICRO ELECTRO CHEMICAL DISCHARGE MACHINE (µECDM)
Electro Chemical Discharge Machining (ECDM) has been developed as a hybrid machining process to machine electrically non-conducting and conducting materials effectively and efficiently. The material removal is mainly carried out with melting and vaporisation under thermal energy from spark generated from tool electrode and partially by chemical etching under the presence of an electrolyte. In this process basic principles of EDM and ECM are combined to overcome the limitations of the individual process. The EDM and ECM can machine only conducting materials whereas ECDM can machine both conducting and non-conducting materials effectively and efficiently. Commonly machined materials in ECDM include ceramic, composites, semi conducting materials like silicon to higher level of accuracy.
To measure characteristics of the micro hole machined in terms of Material Removal Rate, Tool Wear Rate and Radial overcut. Also characterization of micro channels.
ECDM process has shown good machining tool for drilling of glass substrates stainless steel materials, composites and ceramics. Fabrication of intricate micro features, precise dies deep hole drilling , dressing of micro tools in grinding etc. In the course of Micro and Nano Manufacturing for S8 ME, the same instrument can be preferred.
The video demonstration of Micro Electro Chemical Discharge Machine (µECDM) is uploaded in YouTube (a link is provided in the college website).
MICRO ELECTRO DISCHARGE MACHINE
The EDM process involves a controlled erosion of electrically conductive materials by the initiation of rapid and repetitive spark discharge between the electrode tool and work piece separated by a small gap of about 0.01-0.50 mm known as spark gap. The spark gap is either flooded or immersed under the dielectric fluid. The spark discharge is produced by the controlled pulsing of direct current between the work piece and tool. Micro EDM and EDM are similar in principles, and difference occurs in terms of the energy range and tool which is lower. The resolution of axis movement and discharge energy are in micron ranges for micro EDM process. Micro EDM has shown as an effective tool in machining extremely hard materials hard tungsten carbide and alloys of steel.
To measure characteristics of the micro hole machined in terms of Material Removal Rate, Tool Wear Rate and Radial overcut. Also characterization of micro channels.
Micro EDM has been used as an effective tool in fabricating micro electrode, gear patterns with Tungsten Carbide materials, micro compressor, micro turbine impellers , high aspect ratio micro arrays, biocompatible devices from Magnesium etc. In the course of Micro and Nano Manufacturing for S8 ME, the same instrument can be preferred.
The video demonstration of Micro Electro Discharge Machine is uploaded in YouTube (a link is provided in the college website).
MICRO ABRASIVE JET MACHINE
Abrasive Jet Machining (AJM) has become an effective tool for machining hard brittle materials with high intensity flow of abrasive particles. The size of abrasive decides the accuracy of the process and fine abrasives are used for finishing operations.
In AJM material is removed with kinetic energy of loose abrasives from workpiece. The commonly used medium is air. Abrasive mixture is directed through nozzle to workpiece. The tip of nozzle and workpiece should be kept within a small gap. The distance between nozzle and workpiece, diameter of nozzle, angle of impact influence the machining process. As the jet strikes on the surface micro plastic deformation happens on the workpiece, on further impact the material get eroded by chipping action. The brittle broken particles getting separated on the surface of the workpiece are taken away by the carrier gas.
To measure the Material Removal Rate and Radial Overcut for a machined hole under given set of parameters.
The AJM has found process application in cleaning, etching, cutting, deburring and polishing on of ceramic materials which are brittle in nature and is much cheaper than tradition wet etching processes. Micro fabrication of channels and holes on PMM areas also carried out . AJM is also as an effective tool in microelectronic, optoelectronic devices and 3D structures on glass. In the course of Micro and Nano Manufacturing for S8 ME, the same instrument can be preferred.
The video demonstration of Micro Abrasive Jet Machine is uploaded in YouTube (a link is provided in the college website).
HOT AIR JET MACHINE
In hot air jet machining, the hot air jet issuing from a nozzle is impinged on the glass plate to be cut. The hot air jet or the X-Y coordinate table, on which the plate glass is placed, can be moved at the required speed. Any complex profile could be easily and economically generated in a single step by this method. A hot air jet is produced by using (a) a glass tube, (b) a compact hot air gun and (c) an electronic hot Air blower. In the preliminary experiments, a glass tube and a compact hot air gun are used. The compressed air is passed through the inlet passage and a hot air jet is obtained at the nozzle exit. The nozzles of different diameters are fitted (one at a time) at the outlet of the gun by varying the jet diameter. The required air flow rates and velocities are obtained by varying the supply air pressure on the system terminals. The air temperature is adjusted by adjusting the voltage supply to the electric coil with the help of a dimmer stat. The glass tube used for producing the jet can with- stand temperatures up to 400°C.
To machine the glass workpiece in required profile using hot air from hot air jet machine
Student will be provided an innovative method for machining of glass with hot air, which is a non-conventional machining process. The method can be used for machining of micro channels and micro features on glass workpieces. In the course of Micro and Nano Manufacturing for S8 ME, the same instrument can be preferred.
The video demonstration of Hot Air Jet Machine is uploaded in YouTube (a link is provided in the college website).
POSTER PRESENTATION OF MICHELSON INTERFEROMETRY
A simple Michelson interferometry, a non-intrusive technique, is aligned to detect the temperature distribution. Interferometric measurement of temperature utilizes the refractive index variations in a medium due to temperature dependent density distributions. Temperature distribution measurement of a candle flame is measured by Michelson Interferometer at Mechanical measurement lab of SJCET Palai. This poster is demonstrated in department website.
To measure the temperature distribution in a flow field using non-intrusive technique. Laser interferometric measurement by Michelson interferometry is used to capture the fringes in the flow field.
For small flow field like heat sinks, heat dissipating devices flame,heater, the intrusive techniques such as thermocouple intrusion is disturbing the flow field while taking the measurements. This non-intrusive technique is not disturbing the flow field while taking the measurements. So that the accurate values/measurements are obtained. In the course of compressible flow for S7 ME the same measurement technique is mentioned.
POSTER PRESENTATION OF CYLINDRICAL HEAT PIPES
Heat pipes are basic gadgets which are utilized to exchange heat starting with one area then onto the next, utilizing an evaporation-condensation cycle. Heat pipes are alluded to as the “superconductors” of heat because of their quick heat exchange capability with low heat loss. A poster presentation of cylindrical heat pipe is demonstrated in department website.
• To determine the thermal characteristics of cylindrical heat pipes using alumina-water nanofluid.
• To determine the temperature distribution across the heat pipe.
Heat pipes can be used to transmit heat over significant distances with extremely negligible temperature drops and no external pumping power. Compared to the conventional heat transfer devices heat pipes are highly efficient with low energy consumption. In the course of heat and mass transfer for S6 ME , the introduction to heat pipes is explained. So this presentation will helps to get an exposure in the heat pipe technology and temperature measurement using data acquisition system..
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