RESEARCH PROJECTS - COMPLETED

Defence Research and Development Oraganisations (DRDO) Labs under CARS >
1. Gas Turbine Research Establishment (GTRE) - Bangalore
1 An Improved Finite Element Model & Solution Procedure for Damage Tolerance Analysis of Aerospace Shell Structure
2

Finite Element Analysis of an Exhaust Cone Strut Assembly

3

Computational and Consultancy Services For HPC Validation Program

4

3D CAD Modeling and Assembly of Kaveri (K9) Combustor Assembly Dome

5

Conjugate CFD - Heat Transfer Analysis of HPT - LPT Disc Cavities

6

Pilot Study for the Design and Development of a Thrust Vectoring System for Jet Engine

7

Design and Simulation of Kinematics for Thrust Vectoring in a Fighter Aircraft Jet Engine

8

A Three Dimensional Conjugate Heat Transfer Analysis of the Kaveri High Pressure Turbine Nozzle Guide Vane and Blade Using NUMECA Software

9

Generation of Grids: Combustor and Afterburner and CFD Analysis in a Rig Model V-Gutter

10

CAD Modeling of LP Turbine Blade and Vane

11

2D Axisymmetric Transient Thermal Analysis of HPC, HPT and LPT Discs

12

Kaveri Engine (K10) CD Nozzle Kinematic Analyses for Design Optimisation

13

Kaveri Variable Guide Vane Mechanism / Analysis and Design Optimisation

14

CHT Analysis of C4 Engine Secondary Air Path with and without ITT

15

3D Sectorial CHT Analysis of HPT, LPT Rims

16

Grid Generation and CHT Analysis of Combustor and Afterburner

17

CHT Analysis of Fan Configuration and Complete Secondary Air Path for M=0.3

18

CHT Analysis of Secondary Air System of Fan, HP and LP Spools for K9+ Engine

19

C4 Engine CHT Analysis, Radiation and Windage Studies

20

Non-contact Scanning and Reverse Engineering of Kaveri Engine Compressor Blades

21

Studies on Surface Engineering of Nickel Super Alloy Based Specimens for Thin Film Sensors

22

CHT Analysis of Power Turbine Discs and Disc Cavities

23 Development of Direct Metal Deposition Based Process System for Gas Turbine
24 2D Unsteady Computational Fluid Dynamics Analysis of the Gear Pump
25 Electromagnetic, Thermal and CFD Analysis of 5KW DC Generator
26 Bird Hit Analysis of Bullet Nose of Kaveri (K10) Engine
27 DFMA Studies on Small Turbo Fan Primary Nozzle Assembly
28 Kinematic and Dynamic Analysis of Variable Guide Vane Mechanism
2. Electronics and Radar Development Establishment (LRDE) - Bangalore
29

Coupled CFD and Heat Transfer Analysis along with Structural Behaviour Studies of Antenna Units and RF Modules Dorsally Mounted on an Airborne Platform

30

CFD Analysis of Airflow through Cascaded Cold Plate Scheme

31 CFD Analysis of Airflow through Inlet and Exit Manifolds
3. Aeronautical Development Establishment (ADE) - Bangalore
32

Development of Optic Flow Algorithms for Autonomous Navigation of MAVs

33 Geodetic Alignment of Aerial Video with Reference Imagery
4. Aeronautical Development Agency (ADA) - Bangalore
34

Design and Simulation of Digital Beamforming Transceiver System

5. Life Sciences Research Board (LSRB) - New Delhi
35

Design and Development of Bionic Hand

6. Defence Avionics Research Establishment (DARE) - Bangalore
36

FE Analysis of Tx Mounting Pedestal and Nose Radom and Rapid Prototyping of Antenna Assembly and Pump Block

37 CFD Analysis to Estimate the Effect of Protrusion
38

CFD Analysis to Estimate the Effect of Ram Air Scoops on Tail Rudder

39

Thermal Analysis of LWRWR Unit

40

Structural Analysis of Aircraft Components

41

Finite Element Analysis of Pod Shell

42

Finite Element Analysis of Core EW Unit (CEWU)

43

Transient Thermal Analysis of MPM Unit

44

Thermal Analysis of JMC Unit

7. Naval Materials Research Laboratory (NMRL) - Ambernath
45 CFD Study to Develop an Optimal Flow Pattern on Bipolar Plates in Fuel Cells
46

Computational Fluid Dynamic (CFD) Analysis of Reformer

47

CFD Analysis of 33KW Fuel System

8. Naval Physical and Oceanographic Laboratory (NPOL)- Kochi
48

Geometric Modeling, Finite Element Modeling and Finite Element Analysis of an Airborne Winch System (without the Intermediate Structure)

49 Geometric Modeling, Finite Element Modeling and Finite Element Analysis and Kinematics Analysis of a Dunk Body
50

Generic Design Tool for Winch System - WINyas v1.0

51

Modeling and Virtual Prototyping of Ultrasonic Transducers for Underwater Acoustics

52

Design and Development of Cooling System for Rotor Box Assembly

53

Study of Hydraulic Actuator Mechanism for Underwater Application

54

Design and Development of MR Mounts for Machinery

55

Support Library for Linear Algebraic Operations for Sharc Processor

56 Visualization of Assembly Sequence, Installation Functioning and Application of Dunking Sonar System Using CAD
57 Development and Validation of Design Scheme for Magnetoheological Fluid (MR) Anti Vibration Mount
58

Engineering Analysis of Airborne Winch System and Towed Body Handling System

59

Finite Element Analysis of Electronic Cabinet

60

Modelling and Simulation of Load Bearing CFRP Structure

61

CFD Analysis of the Deployment System & Shape/Length Optimization of the Drogue Unit

9. Combat Vehicles Research and Development Establishment (CVRDE) - Chennai
62

CFD Analysis of 550 hp and 1400 hp Torque Converters

63

Study of Structural Rigidity of Tank

64

Redesign of Elevation Cylinder Mounting Bracket of EX- Tank

65 Automotive Torque Converter Design Code Development
66 Kinematic, Dynamics Analysis with Trajectory Planning and FEA of the ARM Assembly
67 Development Studies on Penetration Resistance of Armour Structure
68 CFD Analysis for Cooling Systems of 1500HP Power Pack
69 Electromagnetic, Thermal and CFD Analysis of 5KW DC Generator
10. Defence Bio-Engineering and Bio-Medical Laboratories (DEBEL)- Bangalore
70

Design and Development of Proportional Integral Derivative (PID) Temperature Controller for Oxygen Monitoring Sensor

71

Active Noise Control and Cancellation

72

Fiber Optic Based Sensor

73

Design and Development of an Automated Table Top Haemostatic Drug Delivery System

11. Centre for Artificial Intelligence and Robotics (CAIR)- Bangalore
74

Shooter Localization

66

Soldier Ad-Hoc network and Wireless Communication for Round the Corner Shooting

i. Selection of Appropriate Routing Protocol and Development of Ad-hoc Network for Military Applications
II. Design and Development of OMAP 3530 and Max II CPLD based High Speed USB Mass storage device
III. Design and Development of Wireless Video Interface to Wearable Computer for Corner Round Firing Application
IV. Design and Development of Helmet Mounted Conformal Antenna for Military Application

12. DRDO, ER- IPR- New Delhi
75 Design and Development of a Rotary Wing Autonomous Micro Air Vehicle
76

Insect Vision Inspired Navigation Aid

77

Mathematical Modeling and Blood Flow Simulation in Arthrosclerosis Cases

78

Studies on the Enhancement of Local Drug Delivery to Residual Brain Tumor Using Ultrasonic Generated in Postoperative Cavity

13. Aeronautics Research and Development Board (AR & DB) - New Delhi
79

Stall control in Axial compressors through End Wall Recirculation

80

Development of an Optical Flow Based Obstacle Avoidance System for an Autonomous MAV

81

Characteristics of Shock Vector Controlled Fluid Thrust Vectoring System for Jet Engine

82 Development of Vision Based Auto Pilot System for Indoor Navigation of MAV
83 Development of Numerical Test Bed to Analyse Compressor – Combustor Flow Interactions
84 Design and Development of Long Range Video Transmitter for MAV
14. Indian Space Research Organization (ISRO)
85

An Improved Finite Element Model & Solution Procedure for Damage Tolerance Analysis of Aerospace Shell Structure FE Analysis and Optimization of Opto-Mechanical Sensor (LEOS, Bangalore)

86

Mathematical Modeling & Computer Simulation to Predict Friction and Wear Performance of Solid Lubricant Coatings and Self Lubricating Materials Used In Space Tribological Applications

87

High Speed Architectures for Satellite Image Compression on Reconfigurable Platforms

88

GENSOLV: A Software Tool for Genetic Structural Optimization of Launch Vehicles

89

Dynamic Modeling and Simulation of Multibody Satellite System

National Programme
15. Gas Turbine Enabling Technology (GATET)
90 Cooling Concepts Related to Gas Turbine Blades
91 Damage Tolerance Evaluation of Gas Turbine Fan Blade out Containment Structures
92

Surface Crack Growth Prediction under Static/Cyclic Loads and Assessment of Life Prediction Computer Programs for Gas Turbine Components

16. National Programme for Micro Air Vehicle (NPMICAV)
93

High Performance Propeller for Micro Air Vehicle

94 Miniature Air Suction System for use in Chemical Sensing
95 Design of a MAV Test Bed and Development of Image Processing Algorithms for MAV Navigation
96 Design and Development of Autonomous Micro Helicopter
97 Design, Fabrication and Testing of Chemical Sensors
17. Department of Science and Technology (DST)
98 Bioactivity Studies on Substituted Hydroxyapatite Coating for Biomedical
99 Aluminium Alloys by Spray Casting
100 Development of Nano Rods for Efficient Solar Cells
18. Vision Group of Science and Technology, Government of Karnataka
101 Development of Salbutamol Sulphate Embedded Transmucosal Nasal Inserts
19. Wellcome Trust - Department of Biotechnology (DBT)
102

Development of Novel Zirconia Reinforced Mica Glass Ceramic Composite for Dental Restorative Applications

TIFAC Funded
103 TIFAC CORE IN Digital Image Processing
International Projects
104

EU-FP6: Media Trans

105

UKIERI: Masters Programme in Engineering

Collaborative Research

MSRUAS and University of Agricultural Sciences (Raichur and Dharwad), University of Agricultural and Horticultural Sciences (Shimoga)

106 Design and Development of Multifunctional Agricultural Robot