Laboratory Facilities

DC Machine Laboratory

Lab InCharge : Ms.D.Prema and Ms.K.Vanithamani

Major Equipments :

  • DC Shunt Motor
  • DC Series Motor
  • DC Compound Motor
  • DC Shunt Motor coupled with DC Shunt Generator
  • DC Shunt Motor coupled with DC Series Generator
  • DC Shunt Motor coupled with DC Compound Generator
  • DC Heavy Duty Rectifier Unit – 200 A
  • BLDC motor
  • Resistive, Inductive and capacitive Loads

AC Machines Laboratory

Lab InCharge : Ms.D.Prema and Ms.K.Vanithamani

Major Equipments :

  • Single-Phase Auto Transformer
  • Single-Phase Two Winding Transformer
  • 3-Phase Auto Transformer
  • 3-Phase Transformer
  • Teaser Transformer
  • Three Phase Squirrel Cage Induction Motor
  • DC Motor Coupled with Three Phase Alternator
  • 3-Phase Slip- Ring Induction Motor coupled with DC Generator
  • Cascaded Induction Motor set
  • Single Phase Capacitor Start Induction Motor
  • DC machine coupled with Synchronous Machine (Pilot Exciter as starter)
  • Induction Generator coupled with DC shunt motor

Integrated Circuits Laboratory

Lab InCharge : Dr.S.Suja and Ms.P.Devaki

Major Equipments :

  • Analog oscilloscope – Dual channel Oscilloscope
  • Digital Storage Oscilloscope – 2 channel and 4 channel
  • Function Generators
  • Function generator with arbitrary waveform generator
  • Bluetooth Multimeter
  • LUX meter
  • LCR meter
  • Analog and Digital IC Tester (ADIT-40)

Control Systems Laboratory

Lab InCharge : Dr.A.Kavithamani and Dr.R.Rajalakshmi

Major Equipments :

  • DC servo motor
  • 2 Phase AC Servomotor
  • Process Control Simulator
  • Compensator Design System
  • Synchro Devices
  • Servo Motor AC Position Control System
  • Servo Motor DC Position Control System
  • Stepper Motor Control System
  • Magnetic levitation system

Transducers and Instrumentation Laboratory

Lab InCharge : Dr.S.Elango and Dr.K.Suresh

Major Equipments :

  • Control Valve Study system
  • Pressure control system
  • PC Based PID Controller
  • Pressure to Current Converter System
  • Teaser Transformer
  • Current Transformer
  • Potential Transformer
  • Bridge Modules
  • True RMS Meter
  • Major transducers and sensors
  • NI- LABVIEW

DSP and VLSI Laboratory

Lab InCharge : Dr.S.Geetha and Dr.G.Manavaalan

Major Equipments :

  • Digital Schematic DSCH3.5 Schematic Editor and Simulator, PIC16F Modeler, Verilog Compiler, SPICE extractor
  • MICROWIND 3.5 Nano Lambda, Virtuoso FAB, MEMsim PRO thumb, PRO tutor
  • System crafter SC version 3
  • ANVYL, Spartan – FPGA Board
  • FPGA – zed board
  • FPGA – diligent basys 2
  • Logic Analyzer Electronics explorer board
  • Analog Discovery system
  • NI- LABVIEW
  • Xilinx vivado
  • FPGA trainer System
  • Protected data processors and data storage units
  • VPE Spartan 3A/3A DSP Board
  • PICOLO based DSP controller

TI Real Time Controllers C 2000 TeachingLaboratory

Lab InCharge : Dr.J.Devishree

Major Equipments :

  • C 2000 Controllers
  • C2410 Controllers

Electric Circuits Engineering Laboratory

Lab InCharge : Dr.A.Kavithamani and Ms.A.Priyadharshini

Major Equipments :

  • Multisim Software
  • Higher Order Network system
  • Transients Trainer system

Microprocessors and Microcontrollers Laboratory

Lab InCharge : Dr.S.Geetha and Mr.B.Vasanthan

Major Equipments :

  • ARM, PIC, ATMEL controller
  • Data acquisition of physical parameters and interfacing with embedded controllers
  • Single Computer evaluation board for LPC 3250 and LPC 2478-32 OEM board, with QVGA Base Board
  • PIC based Traffic light control system
  • GSM interface with data acquisition, servo motor control, Stepper motor control, DC motor control
  • TI and Freescale trainers

Power Electronics and Drives Laboratory

Lab InCharge : Dr.E.Chandira Sekaran, Mr.S.Nandakumar

Major Equipments :

  • SCR, MOSFET, IGBT – Trainer Modules
  • Single phase and Three phase – Half and Fully controlled AC-DC converter
  • Series and Parallel Inverter, Single Phase PWM Inverter and Three Phase IGBT based PWM Inverter, FPGA based five level inverter and Single phase AC Voltage Controller using SCR and TRIAC
  • Three phase AC Voltage Controller , Dual Converter , Bridge and Midpoint Cyclo-converter Trainer
  • Phase Controlled Converter DC Drive (DC Series Motor 110V, 4A, 0.5HP)
  • DSP based speed control of Three phase Induction Motor Drive
  • VVVF Inverter fed Induction Motor Drive (Power Transistor based)
  • VVVF Inverter fed Induction Motor Drive (IGBT based)
  • 2 & 4 Channel Digital Storage Oscilloscope (Agilent, Tektronics, Lecroy, Gwinstek Make), True RMS Multimeter (Fluke, Agilent, Motewane)
  • Power Quality Analyzer (Fluke 434), LUX Meter, IR Thermometer (Fluke – 62 Mini)

Power, Energy and Smart Grid Systems Laboratory

Lab InCharge : Dr.S.Gunasekaran, Mr.S.Nandakumar

Major Equipments :

  • Solar PV Modules
  • PSCAD X4 Academic – Single User Standalone license
  • Three-phase Power Analyzer
  • Three phase AC Voltage Controller , Dual Converter , Bridge and Midpoint Cyclo-converter Trainer
  • Microcontroller based negative sequence current relay test setup, single phase differential relay, IDMT/DMT type over / under voltage relay, over current relay, over/under frequency relay, Earth Fault Relay etc
  • Cable fault locator system
  • Relay Control System
  • DNon-contact phase sequence tester, Thermo-Anemometer
  • Clamp meter (AC/DC 400 A)
  • Battery Capacity Tester
  • Power Modulator for Smart Grid Application
  • BDV oil test set

Industrial Automation and Robotics Laboratory

Lab InCharge : Dr.J.Devishree and Dr.S.Gunasekaran

Major Equipments :

  • PID Controller
  • Automated Guided Vehicle with required interface
  • Digital Simulation of Linear System
  • Stability Analysis of Linear System
  • Robot Car, ARM Kit, Real Time Processor
  • PLC real time application trainer
  • EVALBOT kit with accessories

Embedded Controls Laboratory

Lab in charge: Dr.S.GEETHA

Major equipments:

  • 240994A-Max32+ENC HEDS 5540+GP32A
  • GDS-1052U GW INSTEK -50 MHz DSO
  • Scientific 0.3 Hz to 3 MHz Function Generator
  • Scientific- Make Multi output D.C. regulated power supply
  • PIC board
  • PIC kit 2 Microcontroller USB programmer
  • DSPIC30F4012 16Bit MCU/DSP 28LD 48K Flash

Embedded Systems Laboratory

Lab in charge: Dr.G.MANAVALAAN

Major equipments:

  • Embedded Artists EA-OEM-410-Single Board Computer Evaluation board for LPC3250 with QVGA Based board
  • Embedded Artists EA-OEM-203-Single Board Computer Evaluation board for LPC2478-32 with QVGA Based board
  • Keil Ulink2-ED USD /JTAG adapter and Flash programming and debugging

Centre for Power Quality And Energy Studies.

Lab in charge:Dr.E.CHANDIRA SEKARAN

Major equipments:

    • POWER QUALITY ANALYZER
    • FLUKE 434
    • ALN 36
    • FLUKE THERMAL IMAGER
    • AC PROGRAMMABLE POWER SOURCE
    • AC AND DC PROGRAMMABLE POWER SOURCE
    • SOLAR SIMULATOR
    • SEMICRON POWER CONVERTER MODULES
    • PS CAD
    • PSIM
    • MULTISIM
    • FLIR THERMAL IMAGER

Centre of Excellence for Wireless Sensor Networks.

Lab in charge: Dr.S. GEETHA

Major equipments:

  • ZIGBEE
  • SENSORS
  • ARM,TEXAS,ATMEL

Centre for Personal Computer Based Testing of Electrical Machines

Lab in charge: Ms.D.PREMA

Major equipments:

  • TESTING OF DC MOTORS
  • DYNASPEDE TESTING MACHINE
  • PERSONAL COMPUTER BASED TESTING OF ELECTRICAL MACHINES

Laboratory Size (Area)

S.NO NAME OF THE LABORATORY AREA

(in Sq.m)

1. DC Machines Laboratory 221.00
2. Control Systems Laboratory 70.16
3. AC Machines Laboratory 312.00
4. Integrated Circuits Laboratory 78.25
5. Transducers and Instrumentation

Laboratory

67.32
6. DSP Laboratory and VLSI Laboratory 71.40
7. TI Real Time Controllers C 2000 Teaching Laboratory 78.25
8. Electric Circuits Engineering Laboratory 78.25
9. Microprocessor and Micro Controllers Laboratory 71.40
10. Power Electronics and Drives Laboratory 72.24
11. Power , Energy and Smart grid systems Laboratory 68.04
12. Industrial Automation and Robotics Laboratory 66.40