IIEST, Shibpur

Indian Institute of Engineering Science and Technology, Shibpur

(Formerly Bengal Engineering and Science University, Shibpur)

Empowering the nation since 1856

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Research Areas

  • Computational Fluid Dynamics and Heat Transfer
  • Solar energy and Greenhouse Technology
  • Application of soft computing techniques to manufacturing process
  • Tribology of lubricated journal bearings
  • Dynamics, Vibration and control
  • Composite materials
  • Nondestructive testing

 

Ongoing Research Projects

Title

Project
Investigator

Source of
Funding

Total Cost

Date of
Sanction

Duration

Carried Out

Performing research in tool and die making and advanced engineering materials with Wire-EDM Technology.

Head
Mechanical Engineering Department

DST-FIST

40,00,000/-

16/12/2002

04

Investigation into the steady state & dynamic characteristics of porous journal bearing as lubricant

Prof. S.K. Guha
&
Prof. A. K. Chattopadhyay

UGC

3,00,000/-

27/03/2003

03

Ongoing

Controlled deep cryogenic treatment of high speed steels for enhancement of tool life

Prof. A.K. Dutta

UGC

4,19,100/-

30/03/2006

03

Heat transfer and pressure drop characteristics of laminar and turbulent flow through rectangular & square ducts having transverse ribs & wire coil inserts

Prof. S.K. Saha

CSIR, New Delhi

3,94,000/-

29/08/2005

03

Heat transfer and pressure drop characteristics of laminar and turbulent flow through circular, rectangular & square ducts having axial and transverse corrugations and twisted tapes with and without oblique teeth

Prof. S. K. Saha

DST, India

3,94,000/-

22/03/2006

03

Development of silver toughened alumina composite as cutting tool materials.

Prof. A.K. Dutta

AICTE

11,00,000/-

22/03/2005

03

Design, Construction and commissioning of a floriculture greenhouse

Dr. S. Ghosh
& A. Ganguly

MPLADS

14,95,000

19/06/2003

2.5

Characterization of Damage in Armours subjected to Ballistic Impact through Non-Destructive Evaluation (NDE)

Dr. D. Datta

Proof and Experimental Establishment, Chandipur, Balasore, Ministry of Defence, GOI

5,65000/-

21/07/2008

1.5

Financial assistance to the Department  of Mechanical Engineering

Head
Mechanical Engineering Department

DST-FIST

1,6800000

16/09/2009

05