Department of Electronics and Communication is fully equipped with the laboratories which is providing the practical aspect to the students so that they can utilize their knowledge in better way .
Digital Communication System Lab (DCS)
The purpose of this lab is to explore digital communications using advanced ISO certified kits. The laboratory is designed and developed to provide students with hands-on experiences related to communications engineering courses. Digital Communication Systems laboratory supports undergraduate and postgraduate students in their courses and related projects. Lab covers analog to digital conversions, pulse shaping, sampling, digital modulation and Time division multiplexing/De-multiplexing related kits.
Digital Circuit and Logic Design (DCLD) lab
In present scenario, digital electronics are applied in many diverse areas such as telephony, data processing, radar, navigation, military system etc. This lab is intended for practicing the theoretical knowledge by designing and understanding basic gates, Adder, Subtractor, Encoders, Decoders, Multiplexers and Demultiplexers etc. The main objective of this lab is to serve as a platform for designing combinational and sequential logic circuits and to study various timer circuits. A brief idea of different digital ICs is provided. The students also learn the uses of various flip-flops, synchronous & asynchronous counters, bidirectional registers, parity generators & parity checkers and the magnitude comparator. This lab is equipped with equipments like Digital IC logic Trainers, Digital IC Testers, A/D converter and D/A converter kits.
The VLSI lab provides state-of-art simulation tools and computational facility for VLSI device/circuit analysis and design. This lab is equipped with the most up-to-date industry standard VLSI tools and hardware resources. The VLSI lab provides number of facilities for students with latest hardware and software tools like Xilinx10.1, FPGA rototyping boards, Networked computing environment with Linux and Windows. This software provide the students with the necessary platform to work on HDL that is the VHDL are also required to work with the sophisticated hardware like Spartan-III FPGA boards. Students are encouraged to use the lab resources to perform activities and experiments which help them strengthen their concepts. Facility is further augmented by setting up of the VLSI design Lab with a dedicated Mentor Graphics and Vivado simulator tools , Zed Board, Analog and Digital IO boards and DSP kits from Xilinx. Two of the software tools are hosted on two dedicated servers that support both these labs for performing the UG experiments.
The main purpose of Project Lab is to simulate day to day situations interrelated to ECE and imparts enough training so that confidence to tackle and face any difficulty in the field is developed in the college itself. The project work so chosen by the student shall culminate in gaining of major design experience in the related area of specialization. As a discipline, projects of ECE majorly focus on the design of underlying hardware systems. Each project will cover all the aspects (to the extent possible) like investigation, designing, coding detailing, implementation of a Electronics and Communication circuits / systems, while encouraging development of necessary skills for integration of hardware and software components. Additionally, a few research problems identified in laboratories may also be taken as a project work. Projects undertaken by students are based on following research areas:
|Wireless Technologies||To understand and implement different wireless technologies for different applications.|
|VLSI and Image/Speech Processing||To design the algorithms used in VLSI field, video, image and speech processing for application development.|
|Robotics and Embedded System||To get knowledge about the use of various types of microprocessors and microcontroller for different applications.|
|Application Specific||To widen the knowledge in developing systems having specific application for society and industry based on various technologies.|
Hardware Programme and Interfacing lab
Hardware Programme and Interfacing lab is designed in such a way that the students get hands on familiarity with the concepts they come across in the theory of MPMC. The Lab is well equipped with both hardware and software (Keil) facilities required by the students to perform the necessary experiments designed for this lab. Various 8085 Microprocessor Kits, 8051 Microcontroller Kits, ADC/DAC interfacing cards, Stepper motor and DC motor Interfacing Cards etc helps the students to attain the practical knowledge and implement it on various projects for societal needs.
Analog Devices and Circuits Lab
Analog devices and circuits lab promotes and guide students about circuit concepts. Students can visualize the circuit behavior through simulation tool like “Multisim”. In this lab student learn about different special purpose diodes and studies their characteristics along with the applications. Step wise knowledge about electronic components and circuits is imparted. Taking one step ahead, common emitter amplifier is studied. Students gain knowledge of amplifiers distributed in different classes according to their output like class A, class B, class AB, class B push pull amplifiers etc. Concept of oscillations and different oscillators (like RC phase shift, Hartley, Colpitt’s oscillators) are analyzed.
Microwave and Radar Engineering (MWR) Lab
Microwave and Radar Engineering laboratory pertains to the study and design of microwave circuits, components, and systems. Fundamental principles are applied to analysis, design and measurement techniques in this field. This Lab makes students aware of the practical aspect of Microwave and Radar Engineering and presents the essential features of Microwave and Radar engineering. Inexpensive components and digital communications in the microwave domain have opened up areas pertinent to this discipline. Some of these areas are radar, satellite, wireless radio, optical communication, faster computer circuits, and collision avoidance radar.
Wireless & Optical Communication System & Networks (WOCN) Lab
Wireless and Optical Communications technologies underpin many of the services and devices that are a part of modern society from the ubiquitous smart phone that is wirelessly connected to the optical communications network through to photonic and wireless sensors that enable devices such as optical mice and RF identity cards. Wireless Optical Systems & Network lab in department is well equipped with equipments that provide students a design and evaluation environment for the study of telecommunication systems as well as wireless and optical networks. The lab also has facilities for designing network hardware, software, components and applications.
The PCB is widely used in fabrication of electronics as well as electrical circuits since they provide a base for the connections amongst various components used in that particular circuit. This lab is of utmost importance as this lab is used for the design and development of major and minor projects of the department. Both single layered and multilayered PCBs can be developed in this lab. The PCBs are developed first by designing the layout; then negative is prepared from lithographic film. The PCB is developed through dip coating machine, drying in the oven, developing in UV light then. After the etching, drilling is done to mount the components on the developed PCB Board.
Machine Vision Lab
Machine Vision quality systems are commonly implemented when the variance of production process is difficult to constrain and at the same time high quality and productivity is required (e.g. pharmacy, automotive, electronics, etc.) The current research interests of group include exposure fusion, edge-preserving filters, computational photography, high dynamic range imaging and tone mapping. The MV lab is equipped with latest MATLAB and OPEN CV simulation software. DaVinciTM TMS320DM6437 Digital Video Platform (DVDP) is used in real-time industrial vision projects. The DVDP takes the full advantage of DaVinci software and development infrastructure by allowing the users to implement video, audio, voice and speech technology.
Linear Integrated Circuit Lab
Linear Integrated Circuit Laboratory is providing a platform for the designing of various applications of operational amplifiers and analog integrated circuits. Various experiments performed include the basic op-amp principles and show how the op-amp can be used to solve a variety of application problems. This lab is equipped with lab station includes a DC power supply, CRO, DSO, function generators and a quality DMM. Simulations with quality simulation package such as Multisim and PSpice are often presented as well.
Electronic Measurement and Instrumentation Lab
The main purpose of this lab is providing practical knowledge to students with basic measurements technique using electronic instruments. This lab helps student in understanding the operational features of various analog and digital test and measurement equipments, with various practical. Students will learn how to develop and employ circuit models for elementary electronic components, e.g., resistors, sources, inductors, capacitors, diodes and transistors. Students who worked on their projects can access this lab any time it help them with their electronic circuit for their projects.
Embedded System Lab
Embedded system has very vast applications from making home appliances to multimedia, biomedical instruments and vehicle industry. The goal of this lab is to provide students with a strong hardware design skills and software development knowledge backed with applications-led modules. The laboratory is equipped with number of computer and in house designed kits for ARM7 where students are given the opportunity to implement, using a combination of C and the hardware to form an embedded system.
Analog Communication System (ACS) Lab
Communication engineering is the field of study concerned with the transmission of information either in analog or digital form. All kind of signals we deal with in nature are analog. Analog transmission is a method of sending voice, data, image, signal, video etc using a continuous time signal. The objective of this lab is to understand the basic communication technique and perform them on kits/ breadboard to consolidate basic knowledge in Analog Communication. With this lab, students will enhance their knowledge about various communication techniques like AM, FM, PM, DSB-SC, SSB-SC, PAM, PPM, PWM, PCM etc. All the experiments prescribed in & beyond the curriculum are performed. This lab is equipped with Digital Storage Oscilloscopes, Cathode Ray Oscilloscopes, Function Generators and various kits for implementing and understanding communication circuits/techniques.
Object Oriented Programming Language lab
This lab is to help the beginners to understand the basic to advanced concepts related to C++ Programming languages. C++ is a statically typed, compiled, general-purpose, case-sensitive, free-form programming language that supports procedural, object-oriented, and generic programming. The main purpose of learning a programming language is to become a better programmer; that is, to become more effective at designing and implementing new systems and at maintaining old ones. The OOPS lab provides number of facilities for students with latest hardware and software tools like, Open Source Software: Turbo C, DEV C++, Networked computing environment with Linux and Windows.
Mentoring & Professional Development Lab
This Lab is dedicated to the overall personality development of the students by incorporating various skills including reading, writing and general discussion so as to make them ready for their placements. Mentoring is more than ‘giving advice’, or passing on what your experience was in a particular area or situation. It’s about motivating and empowering the other person to identify their own issues and goals, and helping them to find ways of resolving or reaching them – not by doing it for them, or expecting them to ‘do it the way I did it’, but by understanding and respecting different ways of working.
Service centre is established within the Department of Electronics and Communication Engineering to cater the needs of repair and maintenance of defective Electronic Equipment, Experimental kits of various labs, Power Supplies, SMPS, UPS, Test and Measuring Instruments.
ECE Department library is a provision of physical and virtual learning environment which supports study, research and recreational interests. Department Library manages knowledge, both in print and digital formats, ensures seamless discovery and access to these scholarly resources, and provides faculty, students, and staff with professional support to find, evaluate, manage, and use such resources. It has a collection of over 1000 documents comprising of books, thesis, journals, training reports, project reports which can be used by students as well as staff members.
It provides excellent ambiance for both reflective and collaborative work and study. The collection of the library includes reference books pertaining to various subjects of Electronics and Communication Engineering, previous year’s question-papers and syllabus.Students and staff can access following database from the library.
- Domain Related Books
- Pearson e-Books
- ProQuest e-Resources
- Delnet e-Journals & e-Books
- NPTEL Videos/lectures
- Thesis Files
- Printed Journals & Magazines
- Through Smart class room, the teaching and learning process become simple, joyful and effective.
- Through smart board, teaching should make a student curious about the subject and digital training aids will be very much effective in achieving the objectives, in terms of providing knowledge, developing skills and inculcate the attitudes of the students towards continuous and lifelong learning.
- Smart Class ensures that every child in the class is learning with wide diversity in learning styles.
- The objective of using this Smart Classroom is to make classroom as simple, friendly and non-intimidating as possible.
ECE department is having well equipped, ultra-modern seminar hall with computer and audio visual equipment, Wi-Fi to facilitate the students and to smoothly conduct various departmental events ,workshops Guest Lectures and various other activities.The seminar is having total of 150-200 seating capacity.
The department is having a spacious common room for boys with proper sitting. The common room is provided with ideal furniture to sit and good lightening system.
Various facilities like books, newspapers, magazines are available where they can study, relax, and discuss their ideas and current events in available free time. The indoor games are available on demand from attendant.
The department is having very spacious common room for girls with proper sitting on first floor keeping in view the requirement of the female students .
The common room is provided with good lightening system .
Various facilities like books , newspapers ,magazines are available where girls can study , relax ,discuss their ideas in available free time .