RESEARCH

Trust Area

  • Metal Forming & Metal Cutting
  • Polymer and Metal Matrix Composites (Productn, Characterizn & Machining)
  • Jet & Spray Impingement Heat Transfer
  • Minimum Quantity Lubrication
  • Droplet and Spray Combustion
  • Mechanical Systems Design & Optimization
  • Tribology
  • Biofuels (Production, Characterization & Testing)
  • Porous Media Combustion
  • Nano Technology
  • Computational Fluid Dynamics
  • Machine Vibration & Condition Monitoring
  • Electric & Hybrid Vehicles
  • Rapid Prototyping & 3D Printing
  • Welding Technology
  • Non Conventional Machining & Optimization
  • CAD, CAM & CAE

PROJECTS

Sl. No. Name of the Investigators Title of the project and duration Funding Agency Amount sanctioned
(in Lacs)
Academic Year/Approval Letter No.
1 PI: Dr. Purna Chandra Mishra
Co-PIs: Dr. B.C. Routray & Dr. A.K. Sahoo
Development of an Experimental Facility to Investigate Thermal Characteristics and Process Optimization of Spray Impingement Cooling of Composites during Machining: Year 2010 – 2013. DST-SERC, Govt. of India, New Delhi 18.52 2010-2013 Ref. No: SR/S3/MERC/108/2009
2 PI: Dr. Subrata Kumar Panda
Co-PIs: Dr. R.R. Das
Fracture and Nonlinear Behavior Analysis of Laminated composite and Functionally Graded Curved Panels under Elevated Thermal Field: Year 2011-2014. AICTE-RPS Govt. of India, New Delhi 13.35 2011-2014 Ref. No: 8023/RID/RPS/56/11/12/1883
3 PI: Dr. Prakash Chandra Mishra
Co-PIs: Prof. S. Aich
Advanced Engine Technology for Sustainable Development of Automotive Industry: Year 2013-2015. AICTE-RPS Govt. of India, New Delhi 17.8 2013-2015
Ref. No: 20/AICTE/RIFD/RPS (POLICY-III)43/2012-13
4 PI: Dr. Akshaya Kumar Rout Performance Testing of Mahua Oil on Four Stroke Diesel Engine using Additive: Year 2013-2014. Institution of Engineers (IE), Govt. of India, Kolkata 1.10 2012- 2013 Ref. No: R.5/2/PG/12-13
5 PI: Dr. Arun Kumar Rout
Co-PIs: Dr. Ashok Kumar Sahoo
Development of a New class of Polymer Composite using Natural and Bio Waste: Year 2013-2015. AICTE-RPS Govt. of India, New Delhi 14.25 2013- 2015 Ref. No: 20/AICTE/RIFD/RPS(POLICY-III)42/2012-13
6 PI: Dr. Ashok Kumar Sahoo
Co-PIs: Dr. Arun Kumar Rout
Machinability Investigation, parametric optimization and Economical Feasibility Study on Hard Turning of AISI D2 Steel using Multi-Layer Coated Carbide Inserts. AICTE-RPS Govt. of India, New Delhi 16.20 2014- 2017 Ref No: 8-154/RIFD/RPS/POLICY-4/2013-14
7 PI: Dr. Ashok Kumar Sahoo
Co-PIs: Dr. Purna Chandra Mishra &
Dr. T. Mohanty
Development of an Experimental Facility to Investigate Machinability Characteristics during Finish Hard Turning using Coated Carbide Inserts under Dry and MQL Environments DST-SERC, Govt. of India, New Delhi 20.00 2014- 2017
Ref.No: SB/S3/MMER/0054/2013
8 PI: Dr T Mohanty Entrepreneurship cum skill development programme NI-MSME 11.25 2013-
9 PI: R K Paramguru Surface modification of medical polyurethen by electrolyses
deposition of silver nano particles
DST-SERC, Govt. of India, New Delhi 50.846 2014-2017
Ref. No: SB/S3/CE/045/2014
10 PI: Dr D.K. Tripathy Development of rubber blend nanocomposites based on ethylene acrylic elastomers and thermoset polyurethane through electron beam radiation curing for microwave and EMI shielding applications: Effect of carbon nano-fillers DAE-BRNS 22,16,550 2014-2017
Ref.No: 35/14/56/2014-BRNS/22
11 PI: Dr. Trupti R. Mohapatra Theoretical and experimental investigation of the non linear vibration and post buckling behaviour of SMA embedded laminated composite shell panel under hygro thermoelastic load SERB 25.00 2016-2019

Inter-institutional collaborative projects
and associated grants received

Sl. No. Name of the Investigators Title of the project and duration Funding Agency Amount sanctioned
(in Lacs)
Academic Year/Approval Letter No.
1 PI: Dr. Subrata Kumar Panda, NIT Rourkela.
Co-PIs: Dr. R.R. Das
Fracture and Nonlinear Behavior Analysis of Laminated composite and Functionally Graded Curved Panels under Elevated Thermal Field: Year 2011-2014 AICTE-RPS Govt. of India, New Delhi 13.35 2011-2014
Ref. No: 8023/RID/RPS/56/11/12/1883
2 PI: Dr T Mohanty Entrepreneurship cum skill development programme NI-MSME 11.25 2013-

Departmental projects funded by
DST-FIST; UGC-SAP/CAS, DPE; DBT, ICSSR, AICTE

Sl. No. Name of the Investigators Title of the project and duration Funding Agency Amount sanctioned
(in Lacs)
Academic Year/Approval Letter No.
1 Head of department
(T. Mohanty)
Modernization of Central Workshop MODROBS, AICTE-RPS Govt. of India, New Delhi 9.00 2007- 2008
Ref.No: AICTE
(MODROB)/2007 &
STTP/ 2008