Research and Development



Research Projects .

S.N Project Title Applied year Duration Funding Agency Status
1

Alumina-Graphite composite material for high temperature applications by Prof. Aravind Tripathy

2018-19 3 yrs NalcoTotal Values 35.5 Lakhs. Received 6 lakhs. Project is continuing.
2

Preparation and production of NALCO Alumina Nano fluid,the cost effective formulation and study of its stabilityā€¯ by Mr Ayushman Nayak

2016-17 3 yrsNalcoTotal Values 21.32 Lakhs. Received 10.2 lakhs. Project is continuing.
3 Development of value added product from colliery shale for manufacturing refractory bricks and lining to be used in iron and steel ndustry 2015-2016 3years Ministry of mines Not accepted
4 Content development of two mechanical subjects in Learningware. 2015-2016 6 months Learningware.in, Winzest Edutech Private Limited, Hyderbad Completed
5 Testing and improvement of compressive strength of different grades of plywood materials 2014-2015 6 months Susama Boards Private Ltd ( A unit of ORIPLY) Completed
6 Measurement of welding strength and to findout a way to increase the strength of the welding joints 2013-2014 8 months Akash fabrication Completed


Consultancies.

Sl.No. Project Title Applied year Duration Funding Agency Status
1 Content development of two mechanical subjects in Learningware.in 2015-2016 6 months Learningware.in, Winzest Edutech Private Limited, Hyderbad Completed
2 Testing and improvement of compressive strength of different grades of plywood materials 2014-2015 6 months Susama Boards Private Ltd ( A unit of ORIPLY) Completed
3 Measurement of welding strength and to findout a way to increase the strength of the welding joints 2013-2014 8 months Akash fabrication Completed
A service agreement was signed as a part of M.O.U. between Gandhi Institute For Technology (GIFT), At-Gramadiha, Po-Gangapada, Bhubaneswar-752054 and M/s Susama Boards Private Limimted (A Unit of ORIPLY), At/Po-Tamando, Via-Janla, Khurdha, Odisha-752054 on the following grounds:

a. Recognise the mutual interest in the field of research and development and dissemination of knowledge,

b. Recognise the importance of Gandhi Institute For Technology (GIFT) as an educational institute in promoting industry collaboration and increased contribution to social development,

c. Recognise the importance of the Industry Partner within its field of expertise.


List of Eminent Academicians & Scientists/ visitors to our dept..

Sl.No. Name Institute
1 Prof. (Dr.) Binod Kumar (Foumdry and Forging NIFT Ranchi
2 Mr. Susant Pradhan (HR) Staff Specialist- HR and Training, Madeen Aluminium, Saudi Arabia
3 Mr. T.K Rout (Material Science) Principal Scientist, TATA Steel, Kalinga Nagar, Odisha
4 Prof. Ratikant Sahu (Applications of MATLAB in research Works) Research Scholar, Bhubaneswar
5 Prof. (Dr.) Debendra Kumar Das (Nano Technology) University of Fairbanks, Alaska
6 Nihar Ranja Panda (Scopes of Automotive Industries in India by 2020) Gram Tarang, Jatni Bhubaneswar
7 Mr. J.K. Rath (Recent Trends in Manufacturing Technology) M/s Mechem Pvt, Ltd, MIE, Bhubaneswar


FDP, Workshops.


FDP conducted by the Department of Mechanical Engineering, Gandhi Institute for Technology(GIFT), Bhubaneswar in collaboration with ISTE and various IITs (as mentioned below) under NMEICT scheme , MHRD, Govt. of India:



  1. Engineering Mechanics-IIT Bombay 26th November -4th December, 2013.
  2. Fluid Mechanics - IIT Kharagpur, 20-30 May 2014.

FDPs/QIP/ Workshops attended by the faculty members of the Mechanical Department sponsored by Gandhi Institute for Technology(GIFT), Bhubaneswar:



  1. Mr. K.K. Dash, IIT Bombay, Workshop on "Engineering Mechanics", 26th Nov-6th Dec 2013
  2. Mr. J. P. Padhy, IIT Kharagpur, Workshop on Fluid Mechanics, 20-30 May 2014.
  3. Mr. Aravind Tripathy, IIT Guwahati, Micro Manufacturing, 23rd -27th March, 2015.
  4. Mr. Aravind Tripathy & Mr. Ashok Kumar Pradhan, Advanced Materials: Synthesis, Processing, Characterization and Applications (AMSPCA-15), VSSUT Burla, Sambalpur, Odisha, 7th to 12th December 2015.