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Department - Electrical and Electronics Engineering

Laboratories

The laboratories in Department of Electrical and Electronics Engineering are intended to give practical experience to the students. Laboratories are useful for students to implement the theory in practical aspects and helps student to apply their knowledge of theory for various courses of their course outcomes.

EEE finds its application both in hardware and software these days. Most of the experiments are conducted using both hardware and software tools. All the laboratories are equipped with software tools which are necessity of today’s industrial requirement.

The department has its own computer laboratory, possessing computers processors, with high speed Internet connection.

The department is having all the following fully equipped laboratories

B.Tech
  • Basic Electrical Engineering Lab
  • Electrical circuits Lab
  • Electrical Machines-I Lab
  • Electrical machines II Lab
  • Power Electronics Lab
  • Power Systems Lab
  • Basic Electrical Simulation Lab
  • Electrical Measurements and Instrumentation Lab
  • Electrical WorkShop Lab
  • Control systems Lab
Electrical Circuits Lab

The Electrical Circuits Laboratory assists the students to impart with essential knowledge of electrical and electronic circuit design and analysis and provide hands on experience to design different electrical and electronic circuits with bread boards and with different active and passive components. This Lab gives the practical learning and use of various instruments like Multimeter, Oscilloscopes, Function Generators, Wattmeter’s etc. Along with this, they do practical verification of various electrical theorems, Tests on Transformer, measurement of power in three phase circuits using wattmeter etc.

Facilities: Regulated power supply (20 Nos), Cathode ray oscilloscope (20 Nos), Function Generators (15 Nos), MATLAB and LabVIEW Software

Electrical machines-I Lab

The objective of the DC Machines Laboratory is to impart knowledge about characteristics and behavior of the DC Machines, operation of DC machines and give them experimental skill, familiarize with the constructional details of different types, working principle and their performance. It also provides the essential facilities to the students to augment their concepts about the fundamentals of rotating machines. It is well equipped lab to provide experimental and hands-on experience to the detailed study of characteristic and operational aspects of DC electrical machines.

Facilities: DC Shunt Motor – Generator Set (02 Nos), DC Shunt Motor – Series Generator Set (02 Nos), DC Shunt Motor – Compound Generator (02 Nos), Identical DC Shunt Machines, Identical DC Series Machines, DC Shunt Motor (02 Nos)

Electrical Machines - II Lab

AC Machines laboratory is designed for students to perform experiments on transformers, Inductions motors and Synchronous machines. The main objective of this laboratory is to impart knowledge about characteristics and behavior of the AC Machines, operation of transformers, synchronous and asynchronous machines and give them experimental skill, familiarize with the constructional details of different types, working principle and their performance. This lab consists of machines and all are mounted in industrial type of assembly to give the students industrial feel.

Facilities: Single phase transformer (10 Nos), three phase transformer (04 Nos), Induction Motors (05 Nos), three phase synchronous motor (02 Nos), Alternator Sets (04 Nos) and drives (05 Nos)

Power Electronics Lab

The objective of the Power Electronics laboratory is to study the characteristics of switching devices and its applications in rectifiers, AC voltage controllers, inverter and choppers. It also acquaint with the application of electronic devices for conversion, control and conditioning of electric power. Further it aids the students to acquire an overview of different types of power semiconductor devices and to cognize the operation, characteristics and performance parameters of controlled rectifiers. The principle of operation, switching techniques, modulation techniques and harmonic reduction techniques in PWM inverters are studied in the lab. It also provides experience with common components such as motors, batteries and power semiconductors. The lab facilitates faculty and students who are conducting research, industry sponsored projects in power converters in particular and electrical energy conversion in general.

Facilities: Silicon controlled rectifier, TRAIC, DIAC, MOSFET and IGBT Characteristics study unit, Operational Amplifier Trainer, DC Chopper power unit, UJT firing circuit, Forced Commutation study unit, fully controlled converter power circuit, Cycloconverter power circuit, Parallel Inverter, Half controller converter power circuit, Series Inverter, AC voltage controller, power scopes

Basic Electrical Simulation Lab

Acquire Skills of using Computer Packages, MATLAB Coding, PSPICE, LabVIEW, VISIO and MULTISIM in Power Electronics and Control System courses.

Facilities: MATLAB, LabVIEW, PSPICE, Power System Computer Aided Design (PSCAD) packages

Electrical Measurements and Instrumentation Lab

The aim of the Electrical Measurements Laboratory is to reinforce the students with an adequate work experience in the measurement of different quantities and also to expertise in handling the instruments involved. The basic operations of sensors and the process where it might be used, practically realized in the laboratory. It also provides facilities to train the students in the measurement of displacement, resistance, inductance, torque and angle etc., and to give exposure to AC, DC bridges and transient measurement. These sensors and signal conditioning circuits are then implemented in various projects and real time applications.

Facilities: Transformer oil testing set up, Single Phase Energy Meter (02 Nos), DC Potentiometer, Kelvin’s Double Bridge, Schering and Anderson’s Bridge, Current Transformers (06 Nos), Strain Guage Kit, LVDT Kit, Dynamometer power factor meter, Thermostat, Resistance Temperature Detector, Thermocouple, Thermistor, Bidirectional energy meter, Encoders, Speed, Pressure and distance measurement set ups, watt meters.

Control Systems Lab

The aim of the Control Systems laboratory is to provide sound knowledge in the basic concepts of linear control theory and design of control systems, to understand the methods of representation of systems and getting their transfer function models. It facilitates basic knowledge in obtaining the open loop and closed loop responses to understand the concept of stability of control systems. It also helps the students to study the compensation design for a system.

Facilities: Linear System Simulator Kit (02 Nos), PLC Trainer Units, PID Controller Trainer Kit, Temperature Control System Study Kit, Servo Motor, PCs, MATLAB R2017a

Basic Electrical engineering and workshop Lab

The aim of the basic electrical engineering lab is to understand the basic of the electrical fundamentals and the network analysis part and to understand the concept of related electrical machines and transformers in practically MCCB, MCB, RCCB, Fluorscent tube and other lamps.

Facilities: KCL and KVL kits, Superposition, Norton’s theorem kits, Maximum power theorem,Ohms law, Thevenins theorem, and motor and transformer.