Conventional Laboratories:

Mass Transfer Laboratory: The laboratory is equipped with air dryer, packed bed distillation unit, batch distillation unit, steam distillation unit, orbital shaker, leaching and extraction appartus, hot air ovan, fluidized bed dryer, wetted wall column, spray tower, forced draft tray dryer, batch crystallizer, peristaltic pumps, electronic and mechanical balances and other ancillaries.

Heat Transfer Laboratory: The laboratory is equipped with air compressor, Shell and Tube Heat Exchanger, Electrically Heated Boiler, Parallel flow / counter flow/Double pipe heat exchanger, Pool Boiling Heat Transfer Apparatus, Forced Convection Heat Transfer apparatus, Stefan boltzman apparatus, Thermal conductivity of insulating Powders apparatus, Thermal conductivity of liquids apparatus, Horizontal Condenser & Vertical Condenser, Plate heat exchanger and other ancillaries.

Momentum Transfer Laboratory: The laboratory is equipped with air blower, centrifugal pumps, venturimeter, flow through pipe apparatus, pitottube apparatus, orifice meter and other laboratory scale equipment and ancillaries.

Mechanical Operations Laboratory: The laboratory is equipped with ball mill, various types of crushers, silos, various type of sieves and other ancillaries.

Chemical Reaction Engineering Laboratory: The laboratory is equipped with  Constant temperature bath,Gas flow meter,centrifugal pumps, Rotary shakers,batch reactor, plug flow reactor, packed bed reactor, stirred tank reactor, Multi range conductivity meter , Bench Top Fermenter and other ancillaries.

Process Dynamics and Control Laboratory: The laboratory is equipped with level controller, flow controller, temperature controller and other ancillaries.

Computation Laboratory: The laboratory is equipped with 30 computers. The laboratory has various process modeling, simulation and optimization related software such as UniSim, CHEMCAD, PHAST MICRO, ASPENPLUS, CHARMS, Ansys/Fluent and DesignXpert. All the computing facilities of the dept are supported by 3 x 10 KVA UPS power back up systems and connected with central computing facility of our institute.
 

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Hari Mahalingam, Associate Professor and Head
Department of Chemical Engineering, NITK, Surathkal
P. O. Srinivasnagar, Mangalore - 575 025
Karnataka, India.

  • Hot line: +91-0824-2474057

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