Facilities

Laboratories

Advanced Electrical Laboratory

Real Time Simulator, PSCAD Software, Three Level NPC Converters, High End DATA ACQUISITION and Measurement System, Solar Power Generation and Grid Integration System, Power System Simulator, Power Electronics Converters and Controllers.

Control of medium voltage high power converter fed drives unit
Integration of Solar PV Power System
Integration of Solar PV Power System
Fuel cell training system
High performance control of induction motor drive
WIRELESS POWER TRANSFER: A Next Generation Power Transmission System
Transmission line Simulator
Real Time Simulator Unit


Basic/Analog/Digital Laboratory

Arbitrary Function Generator, Digital Storage Oscilloscope, Mixed Signal Oscilloscope, Analog & Digital IC Tester, OrCAD PSpice Simulation University Suite, Advanced Digital Electronics Kits.

Communication Laboratory

Hardware and Kit-based design of Analog/Digital Modulation/Demodulation Schemes, PCM, TDM, FDM, DM, ADM, PPM, PPM, PAM, ASK, FSK, PSK & QAM, Proprietary software like Matlab, Qulanet, VisSim/Comm and I/Q Lab station to study WiMAX, Wireless Sensor Networks, UMTS, Cellular communication. and complex modulation schemes.

Digital Signal Processing Laboratory

Digital Signal Processing Lab has following DSP kits:
  • DM6437 Digital Video Development Platform with Camera
  • Development to Deployment Code Instrumentation (DDCI) –Interface software
  • Image and Video Daughter Card Compatible with Texas Instruments 6713/6416
  • Digital Media Developer’s Kit (DM642) With NTSC /PAL Camera
  • DevKit8000 OMAP3530 Evaluation Kit
  • Universal Network image voice processing board
  • MK2: 24 bits/16CH DSP BOARD
  • MK3: 24 bits/ 6 channel DSP BOARD
  • DSP Starter Kits with Code Composer Studio Software: TMS320C5510, TMS320C6713, TMS320C6416


Electrical Machines Laboratory

AC/DC Machines, Power Quality Measurement Devices, Induction Motors/Generators, Synchronous Generators, Permanent Magnet Synchronous Generators. Single and Three Phase Transformers and Auto-Transformers, Inductors, Capacitors and Rheostats, Resistive, Inductive, Capacitive and combined RLC Load Box. Measuring Instruments: Scope Meter, Ammeters, Voltmeters and Wattmeters.

Embedded System Laboratory

 
Computers: High Performance Computing systems with client machine and servers.

Softwares: Eclipse IDE, MPLAB IDE, KEIL, winC.

Microprocessor and Microcontroller Development Boards/Kits for small and Mid range 
Embedded System Design:Microprocessor (Intel 8085 and 8086), Microcontrollers
(PICMicrocontrollers, 8051, ATMEL, ATMEGA). Interfacing Modules: 12 bit ADC-DAC Interface, Traffic Light Controller,Four floor Elevator
Simulator Interface, Stepper Motor Controller Interface, DC Motor Controller,
Servo Motor Controller, Temperature Controller with sensor. ARM Development Boards/Kits for middle and high range embedded system design:
ARM -7 & -9 Processor Development Boards, ARM Debugger, Add On modulules for ARM Development Board:
 Wi-Fi Module 802.11,GPS Module, RF-ID Module, Servo Motor Module, USB Camera Module, I2C bus protocol module, CAN bus protocol module, FPGA based embedded system development boards: Altium Nano Boards, Altium designer software, Embedded Development Kit (EDK) and EDK development software from Xilinx. TI Boards: ASLKv2010 Starter Kits, Ultra Low Power MSP430 Microcontrollers. Biomedical signal analysis system/Instruments with various bio-sensors, Testing equipments : Function Generators, DSO and MSO with FPGA View Software, Logic analyzer, Spectrum Analyzer.




Instrumentation and Control Laboratory

Various sensor devices such as Thermocouple, Strain gage, LVDT, Photo sensor etc, Programmable Logic Controller, Traffic Light Controller, Inverted Pendulum Control, Magnetic Levitation, Servo Mechanism.

Optical Communication and Networking Laboratory

Optical Communication and Networking Laboratory
This laboratory is dedicated for experiment as well as simulation in the area of Fiber Optic Communication Transmission Systems and Optical Networks. This lab is equipped with state-of-art components, instruments, and softwares (given below) mainly for WDM transmission, optical networks, and all-optical signal processing having up to 12.5 Gbps of bit rate.
List of state-of-art instruments, components and softwares

  • WDM DFB laser sources
  • EDFA Pre-and In-line Amplifier
  • High precision optical power meter
  • Optical spectrum analyzer
  • Passive optical components
  • Programmable optical attenuator
  • Digital Sampling Scope with Precision Time Base Module for signals up to 12.5Gbps
  • Optical MUX & DEMUX
  • 12.5Gbps chirp-free intensity modulator
  • High Bandwidth RF Amplifier
  • 0.5Gbps-12.5Gbps PRBS generator and Bit Error Detector
  • PIN+TIA photodetector for 12.5Gbps bit rate
  • 2-axes fiber fusion splicer
  • Optical Network Simulator: OPNET
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RF & Microwave Lab

RF and Microwave Lab is currently equipped with two softwares: 1. Ansys HFSS, a finite element based software for simulating RF and microwave circuits and systems. 2. CoventorWare software for analysing the mechanical, thermal, and electrostatic behaviour and actuation of MicroEletroMechanical Systems (MEMS). The two softwares are installed on a Fujitsu workstation with 12 GB RAM. With the help these two softwares, the lab is currently engaged in designing and analysing RF MEMS based switches, filters and phase shifters, which will be used to enhance wireless communication. The lab is in the process of procuring a spectrum analyzer with tracking generator and a signal generator, both upto 3 GHz for testing the RF MEMS devices which will be fabricated.

VLSI Design Laboratory

High Performance Computational Servers and Client systems, SAN, High Bandwidth LAN Connectivity, EDA Tools: Cadence, Synopsys, Mentor Graphics, Xilinx ISE System Edition (ISE, System Generator, Accel DSP, Chipscope, EDK tool), Prototyping and Development Boards: Xilinx FPGA Boards (Spartan 3E, Vertex-5, Vertex-6, Spartan-3A Video Starter Kit Boards, EDK Boards, Universal Trainer Kits.), Testing Equipments: Arbitrary Function Generator, Digital Storage Oscilloscope, Logic Analyzer, Spectrum Analyzer.

Signal Processing for Wireless Communications Lab

This Laboratory is dedicated for experiment and simulation in the field of wireless communications. Research areas include blind receiver design for single carrier and multi carrier signals where all the parameters such as symbol rate, carrier frequency, symbol timing offset and frequency offset are estimated blindly, cooperative communications, cognitive radios, orthogonal frequency division multiplexing (OFDM), multiple input multiple output(MIMO). National Instruments (NI) chassis PXIe-1085 and LabView are available to the lab to design several types wireless communications systems.
List of Instruments, Softwares and Toolkits:

  • NI PXIe-1085 18-Slot 3U PXI Express Chassis - Up to 12 GB/s
  • NI-LabView 2013 software
  • NI PXIe-5673 RF vector signal Generator
  • NI PXIe-5663 RF vector signal Analyzer
  • GPS,WLAN,GSM-EDGE, WiMAX AND LTE Toolkits

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