FACILITIES

Department Labs and Workshops

Electrical and Electronics department experience practical realization of their theoretical concepts by acquiring practical experience in the following Workshops and Laboratories.

 

  1. Electronic Circuits Lab
  2. Programming Lab
  3. Systems and Control Lab
  4. Circuits and Measurements Lab
  5. Power Systems Lab
  6. Power Electronics and Drives Lab
  7. Electrical Machines Lab
  8. Electrical and Electronics Workshop
  9. Digital circuits and Embedded Systems Lab
  10. Software-simulation lab with packages like Mi Power, MATLAB, SIMULINK etc.

 

Electronic Circuits Lab

Semester: III

Room Number: 223

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Lab Description

 

The Electronic Circuits Lab is equipped with AC/DC power supplies, function generators, oscilloscopes, training kits for the circuits, IC testers, digital stopwatches, breadboards and digital multimeters. The purpose of this lab is for familiarizing basic concepts of Engineering Circuit Analysis, and to illustrate and reinforce these concepts and provide hands-on experience to the students.

This lab is used to conduct a wide range of experiments in Electrical Engineering, such as Diode Circuits, Power Supplies, Optoelectronic Devices, Analysis and Design of BJT and MOSFET Amplifiers, Operational Amplifier Circuits, Power Amplifiers, Frequency Analysis, Oscillator Circuits, Active Filters, Digital and Timing Circuits and to train Engineers and Technicians on the fundamentals as well as advanced electronic circuits and applications.

 

 

Programming Lab

Semester: III

 

 

Lab Description

 

The main objective of this lab is to impart knowledge and develop skills in programming. Lab experiments include programme to add n numbers, fibonaaci series generation, introductory programs using Python, matrix operation etc,.

 

Systems and Control Lab

Semester: VI

Room Number: 225

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Lab Description

 

The Systems and Control Lab is equipped with Temperature Control Process, Pressure and Flow Control Process, Synchro Transmitter-receiver Trainer and Digital Oscilloscopes. This lab is intended to introduce the fundamentals of various analog and digital control systems, for testing, calibration and diagnostic of various control systems, PID controllers and interfacing, and for diverse student projects.

 

 

 

Circuits and Measurements Lab

Semester: IV

Room Number: 225

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Lab Description

The Circuits and Measurement Lab is equipped with various transducers and instrumentation trainers, resistive, capacitive and inductive measurement systems, LVDTs and strain gauges, thermocouples and RTDs, Spot deflection Galvanometer, Weins Bridge Oscillator and Wheatstones Bridge. The lab also contains many basic electrical variables and time measurement equipments such as Frequency Counters, Digital Stopwatches, Digital Multimeters, Electronic Energy Meter Electronic Standard Cells and Digital Oscilloscopes. The lab helps the students to gain hands on experience in different types of transducers and measurement systems.

 

Power Systems Lab

Semester: VII

 

 

Lab Description

 

The Power Systems Lab is equipped with Power frequency AC/DC high voltage test set (100 kV DC/70 kV AC) , Solid state relay test sets, Electromechanical relay test set, transformer oil testing set,  Cable testing equipment, a full fledged power system simulation software ‘ Mipower ‘, overcurrent and over voltage relays, Static relays, and power quality analyzer. The lab is primarily used for teaching power system basic and advance modeling, transmission lines, generation, distribution network and fault analysis, protective relays characteristics and schematics, and power quality analysis.

 

Power Electronics and Drives Lab

Semester: VI

Room Number: 223

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Lab Description

 

The Power Electronics and drives Lab is equipped with Power Electronics Training System- Power MOSFETS, Power Thyristors, Chopper/invertors Control Units, Thyristors Controllers, Function Generators, Oscilloscopes, Multimeters and Signal Generators. It is used for teaching the integration of power electronics converters to design and implement motor drive systems and controlled drives.

 

Electrical Machines Lab

Semester: IV, V

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Lab Description

 

The Electrical Machines Laboratory is equipped with single phase and three phase Transformers, Induction machines and Synchronous machines and DC machines, including programmable V/f controllers, industrial type synchronizing panel, etc., enabling our students to work in an industrial environment. The lab facilities are sufficient to conduct experiments as per University syllabus and much more relevant experiments. The lab gives the students a thorough practical knowledge of AC and DC machines along with its industrial applications.

 

Electrical and Electronics Workshop

Semester: I

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Lab Description

 

The Electrical and Electronics Workshop is sufficiently outfitted with all the equipment’s and accessories for conducting practical classes in wiring practices as per BIS specifications. Models of modern switchgear and wiring accessories are deployed for the benefit of the students. The electronic side deals with the familiarization of Cathode Ray Oscilloscope (CRO), Bread board connections, PCBs and Soldering station. The students are exposed to the current practices in domestic wiring and industrial installation.

 

 

 

Digital Circuits and Embedded Systems Lab

Semester: V

Room Number: 224

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Lab Description

The main objective of this lab is to impart practical experience in the design and setup of digital circuits and embedded systems. The lab experiments consists of realisation of SOP and POS functions after K-map reduction, study of counter and other digital IC’s, BCD to Binary and vice-versa, motor control, Interfacing D/A and A/D converter etc.,

Department Library

Apart from highly equipped Central Library the Electrical and Electronics Engineering Department separately owns a standard library. This Department Library has books and study materials related to Electrical Engineering along with the textbooks and reference books prescribed by the University of Kerala as part of the Electrical Engineering curriculum. The Department is proud as the Faculty Members and students rely on the library faithfully for their reference. The Faculty Members and students having IEEE Membership help in updating the Department