Research and Development Cell

Research and Development Cell at VEMU

VEMU Institute of Technology has established Research and Development (R&D) cell in 2014 to facilitate all the Research & Development activities among students and faculty members.

The R & D cell is functional and is being steered by

Dr. KVNVN Rao 				        (Dean R & D)  
Mr. Krishna Reddy 				(R & D Coordinator)  
Dr. P. Sunil Gavaskar- CSE Dept. 	(Member)
Mr. V. Venkata Ramana- ME Dept.    (Member)
Dr.  K.R. Sekhar- H&S Dept.			(Member)
Dr. S. Murali Mohan- ECE Dept.		(Member)
Mr. S. Omkar - CE Dept.                       (Member)

Objectives :

  1. To create research awareness among the faculty members and students.

  2. To enhance team work between researchers for interdisciplinary research.

  3. To establish links with different Industries, R&D organizations, which provide funding for research activities.

  4. To work towards the development of the college in order to establish the college as an R&D centre.

  5. To involve every faculty member in R&D activities, which lead to Ph.D. degree and research proposal writing.

  6. To enhance the research awareness by conducting various national level and international level workshops and conferences and guest lectures.

  7. To identify and establish Industry/Institute interaction through MOUs for long term relationships with national and international research organizations.

  8. To widening the scope of research options and funding opportunities for faculty and students.

R & D Activities :

  1. In order to visualize the aims and objectives, the R&D cell is encouraging the faculty to submit their research proposals to the AICTE, DST, UGC and other funding agencies.

  2. The faculty members have published many research papers in peer reviewed National and International journals and proceedings of conferences in every year.

Centers of Excellence

with the support of the industry, VEMUIT established the following Centers of Excellence in the college for the benifit of students.


CADeploy Centre of Excellence

Purpose and Scope

CADeploy is established in the year 2017-18 with key technology Tekla software for riveting steel structure and it has massive demand in the European countries. CADeploy is a California-based corporation achieving great heights in the field of comprehensive end-to-end engineering services. They team up to give tangible shape to grand visions. CADeploy innovate using the latest technologies while following modern trends. CADeploy through the whole project overcoming every challenge big or small within deadlines.

Dassault's 3D Experience Centre

Purpose and Scope

Dassault’s 3D Experience Centre is inaugurated in Vemu Institute of Technology in the academic year 2018-19 for providing training to the students on CATIA , DELMEA, SIMULIA and sponsored 36 high configuration laptops along with licensed software.

The 3DEXPERIENCE platform is a business experience platform and 3-D design, analysis, simulation and intelligence software in a collaborative interactive environment provides:

  1. Software solutions - from marketing to sales, to engineering
  2. Value creation process
  3. Create differentiating consumer experiences
  4. Easy-to-use interface,
  5. Powers industry solution experiences
Cloud Computing and Cyber Security Labs

Purpose and Scope

Cloud Computing and Cyber Security Labs is initiated in VEMU IT in the year AY: 2017-18. The rapid proliferation of various delivery channels in the form of Internet Banking, Mobile Banking, ATM, etc.., is increasingly exposing banks to new risks such as identity theft, hacker attacks and other security threats. These are issues which are not confined to any one country but are global in nature given the widespread advances in computing and internet technologies. The Centre of Excellence in Cyber Security (CCS), serves as the "one stop" resource centre for all Cyber Security, Digital Forensics, tools, literature, and expertise for the banking sector.

AP CM's Skill Excellence Centre

Andhra Pradesh State Skill Development Center (APSSDC) has set up AP CM's Skill Excellence Center in the year 2017-18.

Purpose and Scope

To make qualitative improvements in imparting Technical Skills by setting up or providing:

  1. Infrastructure in college laboratories by adopting latest technologies in engineering streams of CSE, IT, ECE, EEE, Mechanical and Civil to serve the needs of the industry.
  2. Skill up-gradation of faculty by imparting training.
  3. ICT Labs to focus on training students in line with the latest industry needs and make them more employable.
  4. Promote Industry-Academia interfacing to make improvements in Technical Skills sustainable and in line with industry requirements.
  5. Train students to improve employability-Improved placements of students in college and enable the students to compete and succeed in national employment market with better remuneration and professional growth.
  6. Create a pool of skilled manpower to cater to the current and future industrial and service sector needs.
YMTS Innovation Centre

Youngminds Technology Solutions Pvt. Ltd.(YMTS), is a premier software development company which offers a wide range of software products, services and solutions to different industries, also YMTS is a pioneer in mobile app development, web applications development, e-Commerce portals and quality embedded system integrated solutions. YIC aimed at establishing a collaborative bridge between companies and VEMU IT with the objective of making students to explore with hands on experience in technologies related to :

  1. Communication
  2. Embedded System
  3. VLSI & Image Processing
  4. Internet of Things (IoT)
  5. Software product development, Web and Mobile application development

Purpose and Scope

The purpose is to develop quality engineering professionals, it includes by:

  1. Establishing VEMU IT – YMTS Innovation Centre
  2. Conducting the training / workshops to the identified students of VEMU IT and nearby colleges.
  3. Developing software and/or hardware products either partly or fully by using the faculty and/or student interns.

Product(s) Developed:

Women Safety Device
Medicine Box for Medication
Pavan Empower Solutions Lab

Pavan Empower Solutions was started on 2006 with new inventions Ideology and Rapidly growing with its inventions throughout the country and working on the expanded global wide in a short span of time. PES has best industry experts, concentrates R&D establishments in technically challenging areas, design and manufacture unique instruments, Real time Embedded system Design, providing system solutions for machine interface software and microprocessor based controllers.

Purpose and Scope

Vemu IT - Pavan Empower Solutions Lab is established for,

  1. Research & Development work for Students & Faculty
  2. Address local problems & find innovative and viable solutions.
  3. Promote culture of interactive sessions, competitions, conferences.
  4. Nurture and promote creative ideas for its conversion into successful products & Technologies.
  5. Interfacing and networking between Academic, R&D institutions, Industries and Financial Organizations.
  6. Create new techno-start ups.
  7. Internships
  8. Consultancy work

Product(s) Developed:

Remote Controller for home automation
Solar Automatic School/College Bell
Water level controller
Industrial Internet of Things Lab

Sigma Controls is a company which offers state-of-the-art laser marking & cutting, engraved products and company is dedicated in providing quality services in Control & MCC panel design & manufacturing, system architecture, PLC control logic design and programming, Industrial Automation and Process.

Purpose and Scope

Sigma Controls has setup Industrial IoT in the Institute with a sense of social responsibility and for mutual benefit, in various Engineering fields across.

  1. Research development work for Students & Faculty
  2. Laboratory/infrastructure Development
  3. Capability development of the students
  4. Sponsored projects
  5. Recruitment
  6. Product & Patent
  7. Workshops, Conclave, Seminars, Events, Short Term Training Programmes (STTPs)
  8. Internships
  9. Consultancy work

Product(s) Developed:

Integration of PLC to IBM watson
Transformer Manufacturing & Testing Lab

SR Unique Solutions aimed at establishing a collaborative bridge between companies and VEMU IT with the objective of making students in the Engineering VEMU IT have greater hands on experience in technologies related to Electrical Machines, Electrical Measurements and Power Electronics.

Purpose and Scope

  1. Research development work for Students & Faculty
  2. Address local problems & find innovative and viable solutions.
  3. Promote culture of interactive sessions, competitions, conferences.
  4. Nurture and promote creative ideas for its conversion into successful products & Technologies.
  5. Interfacing and networking between Academic, R&D institutions, Industries and Financial Organizations.
  6. Create new techno-start ups.
  7. Internships
  8. Consultancy work

Product(s) Developed:

Practical Transformer Manufacturing with the ratings 1KVA, 2KVA & 500 VA

Funded Projects

Consolidated Report of List of Sponsored Research Projects

Submitted/Sanctioned by the Faculty

Sl.No

Name of the Faculty

Project Title

Funding Agency

Amount

Status

1

Dr. S.Arun

Short Term Training Program

AICTE

4 lakhs

Sanctioned

2

Dr. S.Munirathnam

Modernization And Removal Of Obsolescence (MODROBS)

Sanctioned

17 lakhs

Sanctioned

3

Dr. Arun

INSPIRE Internship Science Camp

DST

13 lakhs

Sanctioned & UC Submitted

4

Mrs. Sai Sireesha

Entrepreneurship awareness Camp

EDII-Ahmedabad

0.4 lakh

Sanctioned

5

Dr.A.Hema Sekhar

PRERANA-Programme Centre for SC/ST Students

AICTE

8 lakhs

Provisional-ly Accepted

6

Dr. Sai Sireesha

Teachers training using Low Cost Teaching Aids for Teaching Science

DST-NCSTC

6.0 lakhs

Sanctioned

7

Dr. T Muni Reddy

Development of Portable Assistive System for Blind and Visually Impaired Persons

DST-SERB

16.09 lakhs

Submitted

8

Dr. T Muni Reddy

Design and Development of Crop Diseases Detection System and Implementing Low Cost Sensors

DST

18.34 lakhs

Submitted

9

Dr. T Muni Reddy

Design and Development of Next Generation Class Room System for Students To Improve Student’s Performance in Academics

DST

30.39 lakhs

Submitted

10

Dr.G.Elaiyaraja

ISRO Sponsored Two Days National Level Seminar on Hyper-spectral Remote Sensing and Analysis for Resource Management and Monitoring

ISRO

1.7 lakhs

Submitted

11

Dr.G.Elaiyaraja

Two Days National Level Workshop on Artificial Intelligence/Machine Learning and Computer Vision Algorithms using MATLAB and Python Programming

DRDO- ARMREB

2.4 lakhs

Submitted

12

Mr. T Muni Reddy

Internet of Things

AICTE

3.65 lakhs

Submitted

13

Mr. T Muni Reddy

Design and Development of Mind Relaxation System for Improving Students Performance Academics

DST-SERB

28.61 lakhs

Submitted

14

Dr.S.Munirathnam

SAMRIDDHI-Programme Centre for SC/ST Students

AICTE

15.95 lakhs

Submitted

15

Dr.A.Hema Sekhar

Short Term Training Program

AICTE

9.9 lakhs

Submitted

16

Dr.A.Hema Sekhar

Short Term Training Program

AICTE

4.8 lakhs

Submitted

17

Dr.A.Hema Sekhar

Computational intelligence techniques to improve the performance of power transmission system using FACTS devices

DST-SERB

35.11 lakhs

In Progress

18

Dr.D.Chadra Sekhar

Short Term Training Program

AICTE

3.9 lakhs

Submitted

19

Dr.A.Hema Sekhar

MODROB

AICTE

13.50 lakhs

Submitted

20

Dr. C. Sambaiah

Short Term Training Program

AICTE

4.55 lakhs

Submitted

21

Dr. KVNVN Rao

Short Term Training Program

AICTE

4.50 lakhs

Submitted

22

Dr. Sai Sireesha

Short Term Training Program

AICTE

4.60 lakhs

Submitted

23

Mr.B.Rama Ganesh

Short Term Training Program

AICTE

3.95 lakhs

Submitted

24

Mr. B. Rama Ganesh

Short Term Training Program

AICTE

4.55 lakhs

Submitted