RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT LAB

  • Our department has been recognized as a Research Centre for pursuing PhD / M.S. programme by research in Anna University, Chennai. Our laboratories are well equipped to cater to the needs of the students and for research work.
  • Anna University Recognized Supervisors: Dr C. Ravichandran, Dr.B. Venkatachalapathy, Dr K. Saravanan, S. Joneselvamalar, Dr S. Dhandayuthapani, Dr M. Kumar & Dr N.S. Karthikeyan.
  • C. Ravichandran: Under his guidance, four  faculty members are pursuing Ph. D degree and one faculty has awarded Ph. D degree from Anna University.

CHEMISTRY LABORATORY FOR IYEAR B.E/B.TECH STUDENTS

We have chemistry lab I & II for I year B.E/ B.Tech students.

S.NoNAME OF THE EQUIPMENTSPECIFICATIONS
1CONDUCTIVITY METEREquiptronics with Magnetic Stirrer - EQ664/EQ614A

Digital TDS/
Conductivity meter - MK509
2POTENTIOMETEREQUIPTRONICS - EQ602

SYSTRONICS - EQ602 /EQ6644
3FLAME PHOTOMETERSYSTRONICS - 128
4UV-Vis SPECTROPHOTOMETERSYSTRONICS DB-2201
5pH METEREQUIPTRONICS - EQ614A

HANNA - HI 2211

SYSTRONICS - 361
6ELECTRONIC BALANCESHIMADZU - ELB 300
7HOT AIR OVENDA-TC-341 (35oC – 240oC)
8HOT PLATETECHNICO (35oC – 200oC)
9MELTING POINT APPARATUSIndigenous (35o C – 100oC )
10ULTRASONICATOREQUIPTRON - 250 ml
11MECHANICAL SHAKERREMI 12PLUS (50-450 RPM)
12CENTRIFUGE MACHINEREMI (1-2500 RPM)

S.NoNAME OF THE EQUIPMENTSPECIFICATIONS
1CONDUCTIVITY METEREquiptronics with Magnetic Stirrer - EQ664/EQ614A

Digital TDS/
Conductivity meter - MK509
2POTENTIOMETEREQUIPTRONICS EQ-602

SYSTRONICS EQ602 /EQ6644
3pH METEREQUIPTRONICS - EQ614A

HANNA - HI2211

SYSTRONICS - 361
4ELECTRONIC BALANCESHIMADZU - ELB 300
5HOT AIR OVENTEMPO (35oC – 240oC)
6HOT PLATETECHNICO (35oC – 200oC)
7DOUBLE DISTILLATION UNITINDIGENOUS (60 litres/hr)
8MICROWAVE OVENLG-MS2043DB (20 litres)
9MAGNETIC STIRRER WITH HOT PLATEREMI 35oC – 100oC (1-999 RPM)
10PHOTO CATALYTIC REACTORINDIGENOUS
11UV CHAMPERDEEP VISION

Sl.NoLIST OF EQUIPMENTSSPECIFICATIONS
1UV-VIS SpectrophotometerMake: JASCO
Model: V-750
2Rotary Evaporator with Vacuum pump & Chiller

Make: Heidolph, Germany
Model:
(a) Evaporator – Hei-VAP value Digital HB/G1 (560.01102.00)
(b) Chiller – Rotachill 230V / 50Hz (591.00220.00)
(c) Vacuum Pump- Rotavac Valve Tec (591.00160.00)
3Glove BoxMake : Bionics
Model: BST/TGB/VGB-2Y
4Vacuum Oven with pumpMake : ROY
Model: SX200
5Oil Bath with Magnetic StirrerMake : Shalom
Model: 250 & 500 ml
6Schlenk Tube set with Vacuum pumpMake : National Scientifics
Model: ST003
7Argon and Nitrogen Cylinders with SS RegulatorMake : National Scientifics
Model: AR 5.0 & NS 2.0
8Ultrasonic BathMake : Equitron
Model: Sonicator
S. NoName of InvestigatorTitleCost (Lakhs)AgencyDuration
1.Principal Investigator:
Dr. N.S. Karthikeyan
Synthesis and investigation of new phenanthridine derivatives & their cyclometalated Iridium(III) complexes as chemosensor for Hg2+22.78SERB-DST3 years
2014-2017
2.Principal Investigator:
Dr. N.S.Karthikeyan
Co – Investigators:
Dr. C. Ravichandran
Dr. B. Venkatacahalapathy
Dr. M. Kumar
Synthesis, Characterization of Nitrogen Donor Extractants for the Separation of Minor Actinides from Lanthanides 38.14AERB3 years
2017-2020