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  • Prof. Avinash Kumar Agarwal, Department of Mechanical Engineering has been designated as Fellow of ASME (American Society of Mechanical Engineers) for the year 2013.

  • Prof. Avinash Kumar Agarwal, Department of Mechanical Engineering has been designated as Fellow of SAE International (Society of Automotive Engineers) for the year 2012.

  • Prof. Avinash Kumar Agarwal, Department of Mechanical Engineering, has been selected for the NASI-Reliance Industries Platinum Jubilee Award for Application Oriented Innovations in Physical Sciences for the year 2012.

  • Prof. Avinash Kumar Agarwal, Department of Mechanical Engineering, has received the INAE Silver Jubilee Young Engineer Award.

     International Workshop on "SUSTAINABLE ENERGY, POWER AND PROPULSION" January 5-7, 2015 at Jadavpur University, Kolkata, India

 

Research Focus at ERL

  • Engine Combustion 

  • Alternative Fuels

  • Biodiesel Research

  • Direct/Port Injection of CNG/Hydrogen

  • Primary Alcohols and Bio-Butanol Research

  • Straight Vegetable Oil Utilization

  • Field Trials with Alternative Fuels

  • Engine Endurance and Durability Studies

  • Lubricating Oil Characterization

  • Particulate Characterization and Emission Control

  • Regulated/Unregulated Emissions

  • Exhaust Gas After-Treatment

  • Gasoline Direct Injection

  • HCCI/PCCI of Gasoline and Diesel like Fuels

  • Engine Noise and Vibration

  • Laser Ignition

  • Combustion Visualization and Optical Diagnostics

  • Particle Image Velocimetryfor In-cylinder Flow Visualization

  • Phase Doppler Interferrometry for Spray Characterization

  • Micro-Sensors (Capacitance Sensors and Fiber Optic Probes)

  • Large-Bore Engine Research

   


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Last updated on 30th November, 2014