Department of Electrical and Electronics Engineering

 

DEPARTMENT OF ELECTRICAL & ELECTRONICS ENGINEERING
Department of Electrical and Electronics Engineering

The Department of Electrical and Electronics Engineering was started in the year of 2001 at Shree Motilal Kanhaiyalal Fomra Institute of Technology. The aims to impart education thoroughly prepare students for a professional career in the field of Electrical and Electronics Engineering. The Department imparts courses at the undergraduate and postgraduate levels. The courses are conducted strictly as per the guidelines of AICTE. The Department provides various state-of-the-art facilities for the overall development of its students with an intake of 60 for B.E in EEE Program was duly approved by the AICTE and Government of Tamil Nadu and affiliated to Anna University, Chennai, and Tamil Nadu. The department is accredited by NBA. M.E in Power System Engineering was started in the year 2012. The department, from all corners, is being supported by several experienced and skilled personalities. The department has 17 teaching Faculty from EEE stream maintaining students to staff ratio of 1:10. The faculty members has highly qualified,  who specialize in subjects like Power Systems, Power Electronics, Electrical Machines, Applied Electronics and High Voltage Engineering and strive to establish a centre of excellence in technical education which in turn will bring out technocrats with superior skill and social commitment. The department has excellent computing facilities with the latest software.

   Many students are members of professional bodies like IEEE and ISTE.

  • The department has laboratories fully equipped with state-of-the-art equipments
  • The department has got a department library consisting of text books, reference books, student project reports, conference proceedings, faculty development program materials etc. Faculty and the students of the department have got access to the department library.
  • The department has got a technical association called SPARKZ with  activities through out the year to develop the leadership, organizational and technical skills of the students.
  • Opportunities for students to participate in various forums, technical and non-technical.
  • Opportunities for students to take up industry based projects .
  • Opportunities for faculties to take up Quality Improvement Programs (QIP).
  • High  Placement Opportunities in well established organizations and MNCs.

CURRICULUM 

The Electrical Engineering curriculum is the foundation for students. Every student is given a comprehensive insight into the various concepts that are related to electrical engineering. In Electrical Machines, students are told about the various types of motors and their working principles. In Electronic Devices, the students learn about CRT, Metal-Semiconductor Diodes etc. In Transmission and Distribution, Control Systems and High Voltage Engineering, the students gather knowledge about the structure of power systems and analysis with the transmission lines. Design of an Electrical Apparatus deals with the various types of machine designs. In Measurements and Instrumentation, the students are taught about the working of different meters like two-watt meter method, Megger etc.

Power Electronics

Power Electronics is a subject that deals with concepts like single phase to three phase conversion, three phase to single phase conversion, etc. In protection and switchgear subject, the students are taught about the various protection methods like horn gap method, lightning method and lightning arrester method. The students are given in-depth information of controlling of system by using AC & DC drives.

Electronic Circuits

In this subject, students are given in-depth training into the various concepts of Electronics Engineering and their applications. In Communication Engineering, students learn about PWM, TDM, etc. IN Linear Integrated Circuits, the students are taught about manufacturing and working of various Integrated Circuits. In Digital Signal Processing, the students are taught about various signals like Fast Fourier Transform and Discrete Time Fourier Transform. In Micro-processors and Micro-controllers, the students are taught about processors like 8085 and 8086.

Interdisciplinary subjects

In Environmental Science and Engineering, the students are taught about preserving the environment, waste treatment techniques etc. In Applied Thermodynamics, the students learn about heat engine including diesel and petrol engines. Object Oriented Programming gives concepts about inheritance, polymorphism and data abstraction. ‘Principles of Management' & ‘Professional Ethics and Human Values' teach students the basic behavior and ethical codes. In ‘Total Quality Management' students learn about the Kaizen Principle and managing quality across companies. In ‘Computer Architecture' students are introduced to the basic architecture of computer like ROM, RAM and EPROM.

ELECTIVES

The subjects offered under electives are Electric Energy Generation, Fibre Optics and Laser Instruments, Visual Languages and Applications, Advanced Control Systems, Telecommunications Switching and Networks, Special Electrical Machines, Artificial Intelligence and Expert Systems, Data Communication and Networks, Power System Dynamics, Operating System, Power System Transients, Internetworking Technology, Embedded System Design, Mobile Communication, Power Quality, Adaptive Control, VLSI Design, Neural Network and Fuzzy Logic Control.