The Department Chemistry, since its establishment in 1986, has been playing a profound role in providing a strong basic foundation for first year BE students. The Department offers Engineering Chemistry and Engineering Chemistry Laboratory courses at first and second semester level to approximately 900 students of all branches as a foundation course. The Department practices Outcome Based Education since 2014. The Department has been recognized as a Research Centre by VTU in the year 2011 and presently seven research scholars are pursuing their Ph.D in the Research Centre. The Department has been awarded external and internal research funds and has 40 research papers published in national and international journals to its credit. The Department has well qualified and experienced staffs who involve actively to achieve the vision and mission of the Department.
Partnering with core disciplines of engineering to develop competent engineers with inquisitiveness towards science research and its applications
The department is committed to nurture students to achieve their academic potential, independent thoughts, high ethical standards and to establish inter-disciplinary research programmes
The Department has two Laboratories for first year students covering an area of 1500 square feet each.Read More
The Department has two spacious Laboratories for first year students covering an area of 1500 square feet each. In addition, the Department has a well-equipped state of the art Research Laboratory having all the basic required amenities. The Research Centre is also catalysed and supported by Vision Group on Science and Technology, Department of Science and Technology, Government of Karnataka.
Major Equipments available in our research laboratories are
Nano particles preparation using Synthetic Microwave Oven
Papers presented in conferences
|Sl.No.||Name||Granting Agency||Title of the Project||Amount (Lakhs)||Year||Status|
|1||Dr. Ramesh Bhat||Seed Money NMAMIT||Development of Corrosion Resistant and Antimicrobial Touch Surfaces Through layer by layer nano structured Zn-Ni-TiO2 composite coatings||13.8||2017||Sanctioned|
|2||Dr. Ramesh Bhat||Seed Money NMAMIT||Production of nanostructured Zn-Ni alloy coatings for industrial applications.||0.7||2016||Completed|
|3||Dr. Aarti S Bhat||VGST, Government of Karnataka||NiO nanophosphors: Microwave synthesis microstructure and photoluminescence||4||2015||Completed|