Department of Chemical Engineering


The Department of Chemical Engineering has well-equipped UG laboratories such as Heat Transfer Laboratory, Mass Transfer Laboratory, Chemical Reaction Engineering, Process Dynamics and Instrumentation Control, Mechanical Operation Laboratory, and Software Laboratory.

All these labs are well-equipped with advanced equipment. It also has two research laboratories - Bioprocess Engineering Laboratory and Membrane Separation Laboratory with state-of-the-art facilities in association with the Department of Science and Technology (DST), Council of Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR), and All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE).

UG Laboratories

Heat Transfer Laboratory
  • Shell and Tube Heat Exchanger
  • Parallel and Counter Flow Double Pipe Heat Exchanger
  • Film wise and Drop wise Condensation Apparatus
  • Lagged Pipe Apparatus
  • Heat Transfer from Pin Fin Apparatus
  • Heat Transfer in Natural Convection Experimental Setup
  • Heat Transfer in Forced Convection Experimental Setup
  • Stefan Boltzmann Apparatus
  • Thermal Conductivity of Metal Rod Experimental Setup
  • Finned Tube Heat Exchanger
Mass Transfer Laboratory
  • Distillation with total Reflux
  • Absorption of CO2
  • Solid Liquid Extraction
  • Steam Distillation
  • York Scheible Column
  • Wetted Wall Column
  • Ion Exchange
  • Adsorption Column
  • Batch Distillation
  • Humidification and Dehumidification
  • Bubble cap Distillation Column
Chemical Reaction Engineering
  • Continuous Stirred Tank Reactor (CSTR)
  • Plug Flow Reactor (PFR).
  • Three CSTR in Series
  • Packed Bed Reactors (PBRs)
  • CSTR-PFR in Series
  • Autoclave
  • Industrial Microwave (for synthesis)
  • Residence time distribution in PBR
  • Flocculator
Process Dynamics & Instrumentation Control
  • Pressure Control Trainer
  • Ratio and Cascade Control System Trainer
  • Temperature Controller
  • Bimetallic Thermometer
  • On-Off Controller
  • U-Tube Manometer
  • Thermocouple
Mechanical Operation Laboratory
  • Fluidized Bed
  • Cyclone Separator
  • Jaw Crusher
  • Ball Mill
  • Plate and Frame Filter Press.
  • Stokes Law Apparatus
  • Sieve Shaker
  • Redwood Viscometer
Software Laboratory
  • Ansys Fluent (CFD)
  • Chemkin
  • Chemcad
  • Matlab And Femlab
  • Tk Solver
  • Autocad 2002
  • Origin Lab-15

Research Laboratories

Bioprocess Engineering Laboratory
  • Autoclave
  • Laminar Air Flow
  • Incubator Shaker
  • Peristaltic Pump
  • Micro Centrifuge
  • Capillary Column
Membrane Separation Laboratory
  • Porous Membrane Casting Setup
  • Water Permeation Analysis Setup
  • Bubble Point Analysis Setup
  • Membrane Solution Preparation Setup
Research Facilities
  • Solid Liquid Circulating Fluidized Bed.
  • Ultrasound Processor.
  • Hydrodynamic Cavitation Set-up.
  • Set-up for Phase Equilibrium Studies of Multi-component systems
  • Porous Membrane Casting and Water Flux Analysis Unit
  • CO2 Adsorption Unit.
  • Laminar Air Flow.
  • Industrial Microwave.
  • Autoclave.
  • Bubble Cap Distillation Column

Analytical Facilities

The analytical facilities available in the department are as follows:

  • Gas chromatography (GC)
  • High Performance Liquid Chromatography (HPLC)
  • Double Beam UV- Spectrophotometer
  • Karl-Fisher Titrator
  • Bomb Calorimeter
  • Fire and Flash point Measuring Instrument
  • Refractometer
  • pH Meter
  • Conductivity Meter.
  • COD Measuring Unit
  • BOD Incubator
  • Bottle Centrifuge
  • Fluoride Ion Detector
  • High Precision Balance
  • CO2 Analyzer

Above analytical facilities are available in the department. Contact person details are as follows:


Dr. Y.J. Chendake

Phone No

020 24107390