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
29

Kinematic and Dynamic Analysis of Thrust Vectoring Nozzle

2. Electronics and Radar Development Establishment (LRDE) - Bangalore
30

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

31

CFD Analysis of Airflow through Cascaded Cold Plate Scheme

32 CFD Analysis of Airflow through Inlet and Exit Manifolds
3. Aeronautical Development Establishment (ADE) - Bangalore
33

Development of Optic Flow Algorithms for Autonomous Navigation of MAVs

34 Geodetic Alignment of Aerial Video with Reference Imagery
4. Aeronautical Development Agency (ADA) - Bangalore
35

Design and Simulation of Digital Beamforming Transceiver System

5. Life Sciences Research Board (LSRB) - New Delhi
36

Design and Development of Bionic Hand

6. Defence Avionics Research Establishment (DARE) - Bangalore
37

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

38 CFD Analysis to Estimate the Effect of Protrusion
39

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

40

Thermal Analysis of LWRWR Unit

41

Structural Analysis of Aircraft Components

42

Finite Element Analysis of Pod Shell

43

Finite Element Analysis of Core EW Unit (CEWU)

44

Transient Thermal Analysis of MPM Unit

45

Thermal Analysis of JMC Unit

7. Naval Materials Research Laboratory (NMRL) - Ambernath
46 CFD Study to Develop an Optimal Flow Pattern on Bipolar Plates in Fuel Cells
47

Computational Fluid Dynamic (CFD) Analysis of Reformer

48

CFD Analysis of 33KW Fuel System

8. Naval Physical and Oceanographic Laboratory (NPOL)- Kochi
49

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

50 Geometric Modeling, Finite Element Modeling and Finite Element Analysis and Kinematics Analysis of a Dunk Body
51

Generic Design Tool for Winch System - WINyas v1.0

52

Modeling and Virtual Prototyping of Ultrasonic Transducers for Underwater Acoustics

53

Design and Development of Cooling System for Rotor Box Assembly

54

Study of Hydraulic Actuator Mechanism for Underwater Application

55

Design and Development of MR Mounts for Machinery

56

Support Library for Linear Algebraic Operations for Sharc Processor

57 Visualization of Assembly Sequence, Installation Functioning and Application of Dunking Sonar System Using CAD
58 Development and Validation of Design Scheme for Magnetoheological Fluid (MR) Anti Vibration Mount
59

Engineering Analysis of Airborne Winch System and Towed Body Handling System

60

Finite Element Analysis of Electronic Cabinet

61

Modelling and Simulation of Load Bearing CFRP Structure

62

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

9. Combat Vehicles Research and Development Establishment (CVRDE) - Chennai
63

CFD Analysis of 550 hp and 1400 hp Torque Converters

64

Study of Structural Rigidity of Tank

65

Redesign of Elevation Cylinder Mounting Bracket of EX- Tank

66 Automotive Torque Converter Design Code Development
67 Kinematic, Dynamics Analysis with Trajectory Planning and FEA of the ARM Assembly
68 Development Studies on Penetration Resistance of Armour Structure
69 CFD Analysis for Cooling Systems of 1500HP Power Pack
70 Electromagnetic, Thermal and CFD Analysis of 5KW DC Generator
10. Defence Bio-Engineering and Bio-Medical Laboratories (DEBEL)- Bangalore
71

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

72

Active Noise Control and Cancellation

73

Fiber Optic Based Sensor

74

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

11. Centre for Artificial Intelligence and Robotics (CAIR)- Bangalore
75

Shooter Localization

76

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
77 Design and Development of a Rotary Wing Autonomous Micro Air Vehicle
78

Insect Vision Inspired Navigation Aid

79

Mathematical Modeling and Blood Flow Simulation in Arthrosclerosis Cases

80

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
81

Stall control in Axial compressors through End Wall Recirculation

82

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

83

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

84 Development of Vision Based Auto Pilot System for Indoor Navigation of MAV
85 Development of Numerical Test Bed to Analyse Compressor – Combustor Flow Interactions
86 Design and Development of Long Range Video Transmitter for MAV
14. Indian Space Research Organization (ISRO)
87

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)

88

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

89

High Speed Architectures for Satellite Image Compression on Reconfigurable Platforms

90

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

91

Dynamic Modeling and Simulation of Multibody Satellite System

National Programme
15. Gas Turbine Enabling Technology (GATET)
92 Cooling Concepts Related to Gas Turbine Blades
93 Damage Tolerance Evaluation of Gas Turbine Fan Blade out Containment Structures
94

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)
95

High Performance Propeller for Micro Air Vehicle

96 Miniature Air Suction System for use in Chemical Sensing
97 Design of a MAV Test Bed and Development of Image Processing Algorithms for MAV Navigation
98 Design and Development of Autonomous Micro Helicopter
99 Design, Fabrication and Testing of Chemical Sensors
17. Department of Science and Technology (DST)
100 Bioactivity Studies on Substituted Hydroxyapatite Coating for Biomedical
101 Aluminium Alloys by Spray Casting
102 Development of Nano Rods for Efficient Solar Cells
18. Vision Group of Science and Technology, Government of Karnataka
103 Development of Salbutamol Sulphate Embedded Transmucosal Nasal Inserts
19. Wellcome Trust - Department of Biotechnology (DBT)
104

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

TIFAC Funded
105 TIFAC CORE IN Digital Image Processing
International Projects
106

EU-FP6: Media Trans

107

UKIERI: Masters Programme in Engineering

Collaborative Research

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

108 Design and Development of Multifunctional Agricultural Robot