GRANTS RECEIVED

S.No. FUNDING AGENCY & SCHEME PROJECT TITLE SANCTIONED YEAR AMOUNT

(Rs.

in Lakhs)

PROJECT INVESTIGATORS
1 AICTE  –  MODROBS Modernization of Manufacturing Systems Lab 1994 – 1995 5 Dr.V.Selladurai
2 AICTE – TAPTEC Computer Integrated Manufacturing 1995 – 1996 6 Dr.V.Selladurai
3 AICTE – TAPTEC Office Automation for COE office 1995 – 1996 6 Dr.V.Selladurai
4 AICTE – R & D Development of Neural based FMS Simulator 1996 – 1997 7 Dr.V.Selladurai
5 AICTE – TECHNOLOGY FORECASTING Development of Dynamic Intelligent Manufacturing System Simulator 1996 – 1997 3 Dr.V.Selladurai
6 AICTE – R & D Hardfacing Process Optimization through Robust Design of Experiments 1997 – 1998 5 Dr.R.Natarajan
Dr.S.Dhandapani
Dr.N.Murugan
7 AICTE – MODROBS Modernization of Mechanical Engineering Laboratories 1998 – 1999 5 Dr.S.Dhandapani
8 AICTE – R & D Development of Job-shop Scheduling through Parallel Processing and Hybrid Modelling  for Optimal Performance 1999 – 2000 4 Dr.V.Selladurai
9 AICTE – TAPTEC Colour Metallography of Stainless Steel Welding using Computer Assisted Image Processing 2000 – 2001 6 Dr.S.Dhandapani
Dr.N.Murugan
Dr.P.Koshy Mathews
10 UGC – R&D Development of Computer Assisted Models for Prediction of Ferrite Content and Corrosion Resistance of Austenitic Stainless Steel Weldments and Cladings 2000 – 2001 7 Dr.N.Murugan
11 AICTE – R & D Plasma Transferred Arc Hardfacing Process Optimization  for Enhancing Mechanical and Metallurgical Properties of Valves through Robust Design of Experiments 2001 – 2002 7 Dr.N.Murugan
12 DST – FIST Manufacturing System Simulator 2002 – 2003 15 Dr.V.Selladurai
13 AICTE – RPS Analysis of Cutting Tool Flank Wear  using Force Ratio and Evolutionary Techniques to improve Surface Finish 2003 – 2004 10.50 Dr.V.Selladurai
Dr.N.Murugan
14 AICTE – MODROBS Modernization of Metrology & Dynamics Lab 2003 -2004 9.72 Dr.S.Dhandapani
15 UGC – MINOR RESEARCH PROJECT Design and Development of Dynamic Agile Manufacturing System Simulator through Synchronous Principles 2003 – 2004 3.11 Dr.R.Sivasubramanian
16 DST – FIST Fund  for improvement of Science and Technology Infrastructure 2003 – 2004 35 Dr.S.Dhandapani
17 TNSCST  – Student Project Scheme Development of RFID (Radio Frequency identification) Techniques for Lean Manufacturing using Lab View 2006 – 2007 0.05 Dr.R.Amuthakkannan
18 AICTE  – RPS Reliability Analysis of Software based Mechatronics System using Virtual Instrumentation 2006 – 2007 8 Dr.R.Amuthakkannan
19 AICTE – RPS Modelling and Optimization of Process Parameters of Wire EDM based on Robust Design for improved Surface Finish 2006 – 2007 10 Dr.R.Sivasubramanian
20 DRDO – NRB Friction Stir Welding of Aluminium Metal Matrix  Composites for Marine Application 2006 – 2007 20.11 Dr.N.Murugan
21 UGC – R&D Production and Characterization of Nano Sized Semi-Conductor Crystallites of CDs and CD Te 2007 – 2008 8.50 Dr.N.Murugan
22 AICTE – RPS Production and Characterization of FSW Al MMC for High Tech Structural and Functional Applications 2008 – 2009 17 Dr.N.Murugan
23 AICTE – MODROBS Modernization of Mechanical Engineering Labs 2008 – 2009 15 Dr.V.Selladurai
24 AICTE – MODROBS Characterization of Elecro-Mechanical Systems 2009 – 2010 12.50 Dr.K.Marimuthu
25 AICTE – RPS Development of Automatic Job Defect Identification of Parts Defects using Image Acquisition System 2009 – 2010 3.81 Dr.P.V.Senthil
26 AICTE – RPS Kinematic Analysis of a Parallel Robot with three Degrees of Freedom with a Passive Segment using Virtual Instrumentation 2009 – 2010 3.25 Dr.N.RajamRamasamy
27 DST – SERC Photosynthesis of Nanocrystalline TiO2   Thin Films by CDS/CDSE Quantum Dots for Solar Cell Applications 2009 – 2010 23.53 Dr.N.Murugan
28 ISHRAE – Students Project Thermodynamic Analysis of HVAC Chilled Water Air Conditioning system using Exergy Topological Models 2010 – 2011 0.08 Dr.G.Sureshkannan
29 DST – S&T Haptic Devices & Tool Kits Geomagic Touch 2010 – 2011 8 Dr.Rajesh Ranganathan
30 DST – INSPIRE FELLOWSHIP Assured Opportunity for Research Career  (AORC) 2011 – 2012 4.188 Dr.N.Murugan
31  DST – FIST Fund for Improvement of S&T Infrastructure in Universities and Higher Education Institutions 2011 – 2012 70 Dr.V.Selladurai
32 UGC – MAJOR RESEARCH PROJECT Studies on Critical Process Parameters influencing the Quality of Prototypes in fused Deposition Modelling 2011 – 2012 10.52 Dr.K.Marimuthu
33 UGC – MAJOR RESEARCH PROJECT Real Time Simulation of Collaborative Product Data Management in Small and Medium Enterprises 2011 – 2012 10.68 Dr.R.Sivasubramanian
34 AICTE – MODROBS Modernization of Internal Combustion Engines and Heat Transfer Laboratory 2011 – 2012 14.50 Dr.V.Selladurai
Dr.A.S.Krishnan
35 AICTE – RPS Trajectory Planning of 3 D.O.F Wire Controlled Rehabilitation Robot Arm for Upper Arm Post Stroke Treatment 2011 – 2012 14.80 Dr.N.RajamRamasamy
36 AICTE – RPS An Experimental Investigation on Performance and Emission Characteristics of  Ethanol Fuelled Direct Injection Compression Ignition Engine with Split Injection Technology 2011 – 2012 9.8 Dr.A.S.Krishnan
37 AICTE  – RPS Development of Multi – Sensor Fusion System for Humanoid Robots 2012 – 2013 13.41 Dr.V.Selladurai
38 DRDO Investigation on the Effect of FSW Process Parameters on Metallurgical and Corrosion Properties of Naval Grade Steels 2012 – 2013 18.66 Dr.N.Murugan
Dr.G.Sureshkannan
39 AICTE – RPS Investigation on Friction Surfacing of Titanium Alloy with Aluminium Matrix Composite Reinforced with  B4C 2012 – 2013 20.5 Dr.N.Murugan
Dr.G.Sureshkannan
40 AICTE – RPS Experimental and Finite Element Modelling of Piezo Electrically Actuated Macro Fiber Composites 2012 – 2013 18.23334 Dr.K.Marimuthu
Dr.K.Jayabal
41 AICTE – RPS Design and Development of Natural Fiber Reinforcement Composite for Replacing RCC slabs 2012 – 2013 13 Dr.K.Marimuthu
42 DST Development & Evaluation of Personalized Advisory System for Management of Pests & Diseases of Potato in Nilgiris using Information & Communication Technologies 2012 – 2013 72 Dr.A.Kannammal
Dr.RajeshRanganathan
43 AICTE – SEMINAR GRANT Colour Control in Fly Ash as a  Combined Function of Particle Size & Chemical Composition 2013 – 2014 1.5 Dr.N.RajamRamasamy
44 DST – FAST TRACK SCHEME FOR YOUNG SCIENTIST Design and Development of Innovative Product for Reduction of Foot Ulcer for Diabetic 2013 – 2014 20.12 Dr.RajeshRanganathan
45 MHRD Advanced Training & Research Centre of  Excellence  in Manufacturing Sciences – Establishment of centres for training and research 2013 – 2014 100 Dr.V.Selladurai
Dr.RajeshRanganathan
46 AICTE – MODROBS Investigation of Optimization of Process Parameters in Machining of Metal Matrix Composites 2013 – 2014 10 Dr.R.Sivasubramanian
47 UGC&SIU, NORWAY – INCP Advanced Nano Material for Clean Energy Application 2014 – 2015 95 Dr.G.SureshKannan
48 MHRD – FAST Establishment of Centers for Training and Research in Frontier Areas of Science and Technology (FAST) 2015-2016 100 Dr.RajeshRanganathan
49 UGC – MINOR RESEARCH PROJECT Investigation on Micro-structural and Mechanical Behaviour of Dual Phase Steel with Manganese using Image Analysis 2016 – 2017 3.70 Dr.G.SureshKannan
Total Grants Received 814.8 Lakhs