Experiments in Thermal Sciences and Fuel Characterization
Department of Mechanical Engineering, IIT Bhilai organized a 5-day Faculty Development Program on ‘Experiments in Thermal Sciences and Fuel Characterization’ (16-20th December 2019) Sponsored by AICTE Training and Learning (ATAL) Academy. Faculty members from various engineering institutions participated in the program. Program consist lecture sessions and practical sessions in the field of thermal engineering, IC Engines, Alternative fuels and fuel characterization at IIT Bhilai and Chhattisgarh Biofuel Development Authority (CBDA) Raipur. CBDA, Raipur helped the program where various fuel characterization experiments were performed during the workshop. Theoretical sessions were conducted which were followed by various hands-on session such as IC engine experiments, temperature and pressure measurements, fuel characterization etc. to train the participants during the program. Dr Balkrishna Mehta, Dr Pravesh C Shukla, Dr Satyajit Gupta, Mr Sumit Sarkar (CBDA) helped in organization of the program and delivering expert lectures.