List of Completed Projects by the Faculty Members of IES during the last 10 yrs

S. No

Name of the Project

Funding agency

Principal Investigator & Co principal investigator

Project duration

Sanctioned amount

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Status

Completed / Ongoing

1

To develop a Solar Cooker based on Thermal Storage System for Cooking During Night / Early Morning

TEDA, Chennai

Dr. R. Velraj

2006 - 2010

10, 00, 000

Completed

2

To Design and Develop Energy Efficient Buildings using Solar Passive Architecture

TEDA, Chennai

Dr. R. Velraj

2006 - 2010

10, 00, 000

Completed

3

Phase change material based thermal storage system for solar air heating applications.

DST-BMBF

(Indo - German)

Dr. R. Velraj

06.02.2008 - 05.02.2010

7,56,000

Completed 

 

Dr. G. Kumaresan

4.

Biogas refrigerator for urban, semi-urban and rural applications.

MNRE

Dr. R. Saravanan

06.08.2008 - 05.08.2009

11,00,000

Completed

5.

Soar power with steam injection gas turbine (STIG) cycle.

DST

Dr. S. Iniyan

Dr. L. Suganthi

28.09.2011 - 27.09.2013

18,28,900

Completed

6.

Wind turbine CFD modeling and analysis.

CWET

Dr. R. Velraj

2011 - 2012

7,00,000

Completed

7.

Effective thermal management system for solid state laser devices using thermal energy storage technology

DRDO

Dr. R. Velraj

2012 - 2013

10,00,000

Completed

8.

Baffle configuration for primary sodium spherical header of future FBR

IGCAR

Dr. R. Velraj

2012 - 2013

10,00,000

Completed

9.

Simultaneous power and cooling production using solar operated absorption refrigeration system for cold storage applications.

DST

Dr. R. Saravanan

14.06.2014 - 13.06.2017

50,22,000

Completed

10.

Performance enhancement of solar water heater integrated with latent heat thermal storage system using nano - enhanced phase change materials.

UGC - UKERI

Dr. R. Velraj

2014 - 2016

11,50,000

Completed

11.

Investigations on small capacity wind turbine with compressed air energy storage system.

MNRE

Dr. R. Velraj

Dr. G. Kumaresan

18.08.2014 - 17.08.2016

45,31,000

Ongoing

12.

Role of nano technology in augmenting the thermal performance of a solar collector system integrated with PCM based thermal energy storage system for space cooling applications.

DST

Dr. R. Velraj

Dr. V. Kumaresan

07.07.2015 - 06.07.2018

61,32,325

Ongoing

13.

An innovative solar parabolic trough collector with secondary & end reflector to deliver boiled water for scheduled tribal community for socio - economic development.

DST

Dr. S. Iniyan

21.10.2016 - 20.10.2019

19,66,800

Ongoing

14.

Design & development of magnetically levitated micro vertical axis wind mill for power generation in low velocity regimes.

MNRE

Dr. M. Venkataramanan

04.02.2016 - 03.02.2018

12,92,500

Ongoing

15.

Desalination through waste heat recovery from solar PV operated VCR system.

DST

Dr. R.Velraj

Dr. G. Kumaresan

04.11.2016 - 03.11.2019

35,35,000

Ongoing

16.

Development of functional phase change materials for enchanted energy efficiency of thermal energy storage system.

DST

Dr. V. Kumaresan

Dr. R. Velraj

14.03.2017 - 13.03.2020

45,41,800

Ongoing

17.

User friendly functional simulation tool development through experimental validation for integration of PCM in energy efficient buildings for thermal management.

DST

Dr. R. Velraj

2017-2020

92,78,940

Ongoing

18

Sustainable Energy Technologies - Efficient renewable energy power generation with energy storage for sustainable smart grid

MHRD

Dr. R. Velraj

2017-2019

15,00,00,000

Ongoing


 


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