AN AUTONOMOUS INSTITUTION
FROM 2019 - 2020

R & D

RESEARCH & DEVELOPMENT HEAD


R & D Head
Dr. A. John Dhanaseely

Research and Development incorporates a special significance with the exception of its conventional coupling of research project and technological development. The role of R & D Division of the college is to enhance research and Development activities to enable IFET college of Engineering to become a renowned Intellectual corporation fostering excellent research, development, sponsored projects, consultancy, continuing education and industry Institute Interaction in addition to wonderful teaching.

The R & D division motivates the faculty members and Students to carry out research work in areas of their interest, generate project proposals to seek grants from various funding agencies, establish Centers of Excellence in the college. At IFET Engineering College, these are done to motivate the students and the faculty of the Institution, to update the knowledge which leads to further investigation and progress and to give a hand to the industries in their product development. All disciplines of the college are actively engaged on Research, Development and Consultancy activities. The R & D cell of this college has been active in registering for patents, copyrights, publications in conferences, organizing conferences, seminars and workshops.

The management, knowing the importance of R&D has been magnanimous to sanction necessary funds for establishment of Laboratories with Lab equipment towards Research and Development. The R & D cell is very active in encouraging registration of patents as one of the IPR activities.

  • Promote R&D programme in newly emerging challenges in science, technology and engineering.

  • Enhancement of knowledge, capability and a global recognition to institution.

  • Application of qualitative as well as quantitative Research technique to enhance knowledge, capability of students and faculty in relatively unexposed area.

  • Up gradation of workshop and laboratory through MODROB proposals of AICTE, MHRD.

  • To develop research proposal for funding from DST /MNRE/AICTE/MHRD.

  • To organize Seminar/Conference/Workshop in the relevant area of science & engineering.

  • To assist the students to apply funding for conducting research under student project scheme to various funding agencies like TNSCST, IEI (I), DRDO, etc.

  • To assist for applying and getting funds for conducting Seminar/Workshop/FDP from various available funding agencies.

  • To facilitate the growth of research activity among the activity, including developing mechanisms and targets to achieve this.

  • To develop and coordinate strategies for maximizing the faculty's success in gaining external research funding.

  • To maintain and disseminate current information about relevant research policy areas and initiatives in government, in the professions and in relevant industries, including external funding opportunities.

  • To develop strategies to foster research collaborations within the faculty, across faculty and institutes, and with agencies outside the college.

  • To work with various departments to establish and develop faculty research priorities on interdisciplinary areas.

  • To interact with industry, government, professions and the wider community on all research matters promote faculty research activities to external stakeholders.

  • Promotion of R&D Activities in of science and technology with special emphasis on emerging domain.

  • Motivate faculty and students to participate in Seminar/Conference/Workshop and further share their knowledge, experience with faculty and students and submission of proposals to R&D cell.

  • To motivate faculty and students to present/publish/Research paper in reputed national & international journals and submit a copy to R& D SECTION IN LIBRARY.

  • To start research programme in science & engineering, this is funded by national &international research bodies.

  • MOTIVATE faculty and students to design and fabricate and implement viable functional projects for the benefit of institution and country. The institution should provide the sufficient level of financial support & facilities as per the progress.

  • Publish journal of science & engineering with ISBN No.

  • Establishing centre of excellence for all departments as per their relevant research areas.

  • Establishing renewable energy park in collaboration with MNRE.

  • Initiating process of establishing research centre in science & technology domain.

  • Initiating a culture or movement that research & academics are complementary to each other. Both are needed for upgrading the standard of education in our country.

INITIATIVES FOR STUDENTS

  • Students are encouraged to participate in workshops, seminars, paper presentation and project competitions.

  • They are motivated to undertake both in house and industry based projects.

  • Guest lectures, workshops and industrial visits are regularly arranged to focus on thrust areas.

  • Financial assistance is provided for publishing the paper in a peer reviewed journal.

  • Students are encouraged to submit research proposal under student project scheme to external funding agencies on the topic of their project work.

  • Financial assistance is provided for the Student projects also, based on the Merit.

  • "Cash awards" are being provided for best projects.

  • Internal funding is being provided to faculty and students up to Rs. 1 lakh year, depending upon the worth of the proposal.

INITIATIVES FOR FACULTIES

  • Cash Awards are being provided for Research Publication for faculty members in all reputed journals.

  • Financial assistance is being provided for conducting Internal /External Symposia, Internal/External Conferences to initiative the students and faculty members to involve themselves.

  • Faculty members are sponsored for pursuing higher studies.

  • Incentives for publishing papers in refereed impact factor journals.

  • Incentive to faculty for receiving research grant from external funding agencies of Govt. of India.

  • Faculty members are encouraged for interacting with the outside world such as chairing technical Session/invitation as keynote speaker in National/International Conferences, Seminar, Workshop and Guest lecture.

  • Financial assistance is provided for the Student projects also, based on the Merit.

  • Management extends full supports for the fund required for procuring facilities to do the research.

FUNDS RECEIVED
TILL 2019

Name Of The Programme Principal Coordinator Department Funding Agency Year
Enriched Document Preparation Using LATEX for Researchers Dr.S.Matilda , Mr.T.Soupramanien, Mr.J.Gerard Rozario CSE & H&S CSIR 2018
Internet of Things for Effective Disaster Management Dr.S.Matilda, Mr.R.Rajesh , Mrs.P. Manju Bala CSE ISRO 2017
Number Theory Concepts in Digital Signature (Cryptography) Dr.S.Matilda, Ms.E.Mathivadhana CSE CSIR 2017
Smart Agricultural products Dissemination: Multi ?Disciplinary Approaches using Image Processing, IoT and Big Data Dr.S.Matilda Mrs.S.Umadevi @ Yasodhei, N.Senthamarai Selvi CSE ISRO 2017
Cryptanalysis Dr.S.Matilda, Mrs.P.Kanimozhi, Mr. B.Akoramurthi CSE CSIR 2017
Machine Learning Techniques for Medical Image Applications Dr.S.Matilda, Mrs. J.Jayachitra , Ms.S.P.Priyadharshini IT ICMR 2017
BIG DATA Analytics for Health Care Applications Dr.B.Elizabeth Caroline , Mr.K.Suresh kumar, Mr.V.Kishore kumar ECE ICMR 2017
Optimization techniques and Simulink modeling using MATLAB Mrs.S.Jayalakshmy, Mrs.R.Malar ECE ISTE 2017
Challenges and new trends in membrane technology - 2017 Dr. A.Thanigavelan, Mrs. K. Santhana Lakshmi, Mrs. P.Jacquline Rosy MECH & H&S SERB 2017
Smart Materials and its Applications Dr.G. Kannan, Mrs. A. Dhanalakshmi MECH & H&S DRDO 2017
Mathematics of Machine Learning Dr.S.Matilda, Mr. T. Souprananien , Mr. A. Mohamed Shapique H&S CSIR 2017
Entrepreneurship Awareness Camp Prof.J.Asha, Ms.G.Mohanapriya ECE & MBA EAC 2017
Microsoft Azure - Research Perspective Dr.S.Matilda, Mrs.S.Umadevi @ Yasodhei, Mrs.S.Usharan CSE AICTE 2017
Nanotechnology for energy and Agriculture Sectors Dr.G.Kannan, Mr.B.Elamvazhudi MECH AICTE 2017
Modernization and Removal of Obsolescence Scheme (MODROBS) Dr.B.Elizabeth Caroline ECE AICTE 2017
Eco-Friendly Water Defluoridaton Dr.K.Margandan, M.Jebastin Sonia Jas H&S SERB 2017
Cost Effective Micro Grid Solar Power Generation System Mr.P.Nammalvar EEE UGC 2016
DST INSPIRE Dr.G.Kannan MECH DST 2016
Asset Mapping Under Epris By Academia Mr.S.Viswanathan MBA ISRO 2016
Entrepreneurship Awareness Camp Prof.J.Asha, Ms.G.Mohanapriya ECE EAC 2016
Internet Of Things (IoT) -Early Warning System Dr.S.Matilda, Mr.R.Rajesh, Mrs.L.Mary Shymala CSE ISRO 2016
Wireless sensor in Smart City Dr.S.Matilda, Mr.D.Jayakumar, Mr.MO.Ramkumar CSE SERB 2016
Preservation Of Red Chilli By Electron Irradiation Using Microtron Mr.P.Manivannan, Mr.S.Muthukumar H&S BRNS 2014
Power System Operation And Control Dr.A.Subramanian, Mr.P.Pugazhendiran EEE Anna University 2014
Engineering Mechanics Mr.V.Velmurugan, Mr.R.Vetri MECH Anna University 2014
Entrepreneurship Development Cell Prof. J. Asha ECE AICTE 2013
Advance Technique In The Utilization Of Renewable EnergyAdvance Technique In The Utilization Of Renewable Energy Ms.M.Jeevarani H&S AICTE 2011
Environmental Pollution Dr.S.S.Jayachandran, Mr.J.Hussain MECH AICTE 2011
Statistical Process Control Dr.S.S.Jayachandran, Mr.J.Hussain MECH AICTE 2010
A Flexible Wireless Sensor For Military Ms.S.Nirmala CSE DRDO 2010
Alternate Fuels-Challenges Ahead Mr.Magimai Raj H&S DRDO 2010
A Flexible Wireless Sensor For Military Ms.S.Nirmala CSE DRDO 2010
Alternate Fuels-Challenges Ahead Mr.Magimai Raj EEE DRDO 2010
Post Harvest processing of Agriculture Product using Solar Energy and Bio Mass Solar Dryer Dr.S.Matilda, Mr. J.Hussain, Mr.P.Pugazhendiran CSE TNSCST 2009
Modernization Of Strength Of Materials Laboratory Mr.Jayasankar MECH AICTE 2009
Grid Computing Mrs.S.Nirmala CSE CSIR 2009

RESEARCH PROPOSALS SUBMITTED
FROM 2016 ONWARDS

S.No Funding Agency Research Proposal Seminar/Conf/Workshop
1 CSIR - 7
2 DRDO 5 7
3 DST 8 -
4 ICMR 4 5
5 ISRO 5 9
6 ICAR 2 -
7 MNRE 3 -
8 MOEF 2 3
9 SERB 12 6

STUDENTS PROJECTS

Title Research Agency Name of the Investigators Department Year Sanctioned Amount
Paver block using fique and banana fiber (ECV- 008) TNSCST Ms.Soundari L ASP/Civil, Mr.Devanraj Y Mr.Charlash Immanuvel CIvil 2018-2019 Rs. 7,500
Smart identification of pest and disease in crops (AS-021) TNSCST Mr.R. Rajmohan ASP/ CSE, Ms Keerthimathi Ms.V.KB Subhisha CSE 2018-2019 Rs. 7,500
Sculptures surveillance system using Zigbee and NB-IOT Technology (CSE-005) TNSCST Ms.R.Aswini Asst Prof./CSE, Ms.Shabana.K Ms.Rajeenabanu.A.R CSE 2018-2019 Rs. 7,500
Smart insects repellent and pesticide spray using Ultrasonic for Agricultural purpose (EEE-050) TNSCST Mr.D.Prabakaran ASP/ ECE, Ms.H.Sathyapriya Ms.S.Shakila ECE 2018-2019 Rs. 7,500
Automated prevention of Industrial accidents using IoT (CSE-019) TNSCST Ms.J.Kalaivani ASP/IT, Mr.Janarthanan.R Mr.Mohammed Thouseef.N TT 2018-2019 Rs. 6,000
Design of safety grill to avoid killer gap train accidents (EME-019) TNSCST Mr.B Elamvazhudi ASP/ MECH, Mr.A Dancing Gilbert Mr.P Arun vetrivel MECH 2018-2019 Rs. 7,500
Inorganic waste materials separatingMachine (ES-032) TNSCST Mr.K Kamalakannan Asst.Prof,/MECH, Mr. Aslam Khan BS Mr.Suriya V Mr.Ajith A Mr.Sadeesh Velu MECH 2018-2019 Rs. 7,500
Automatic black board Cleaner using the remote Control (EME-016) TNSCST Mr.V.Vetriselvan,ASP/Mech MECH 2017 - 2018 Rs. 8,000
Prevention of bird strikes on Flying Machine (EEE-010) TNSCST Dr.P.Pugazhendiran,Prof/EEE EEE 2017 - 2018 Rs. 10,000
Multiprocess farming Implementation (AS-006) TNSCST Mr.V.Velumurugan,ASP/Mech MECH 2017 - 2018 Rs. 9,000
Swachh Shithouse (CSE-044) TNSCST Mrs.K.Elavarasi,SAP IT 2017 - 2018 Rs. 6,300
Prevention of bird strikes on Flying Machine (EEE-010) TNSCST Ms.P.Arthi,AP EEE 2017 - 2018 Rs. 4,500
Feasibility study on bacteria Performance in Geopolymer Concrete TNSCST Mr.L.Gopinath AP CIVIL 2016 - 2017 Rs. 10,000
Intelligent Smart Helmet to reduce fatal road accidents TNSCST Mr.R.Vignesh AP EEE 2016 - 2017 Rs. 10,000
Android App for Preserving Food From Wastage TNSCST Dr.U.Palani,ASP ECE 2016 - 2017 Rs. 10,000
Android App for Preserving Food From Wastage TNSCST Mr.S.Giridharan,AP IT 2016 - 2017 Rs. 10,000
Tracking of Missing Aero plane under Ocean TNSCST Mr.D.Prabakaran,ASP ECE 2016 - 2017 Rs. 10,000
Automated Systems for Air Pollution Detection and Control in Vehicles TNSCST Ms.E.Senthamil Paavai,AP ECE 2016 - 2017 Rs. 10,000
A Smart Helmet for Safety of Workers in Mining Industry TNSCST Mr.A.Sagaya Selvaraj,ASP ECE 2016 - 2017 Rs. 10,000