Facilities

Our department has various facilities that help conducting research and student practice.

Department of Mechanical Engineering has following laboratories:

Fluid Dynamics Laboratory

Heat and Thermodynamics Laboratory

Manufacturing Techniques Laboratory

Machine Dynamics Laboratory

Materials Laboratory

Engines Laboratory

Project Laboratory

Machine Tools Laboratory

Equipments related to laboratories can be found below:

Fluid Mechanics Laboratory

Existing equipment

  • Computerized wind tunnel
  • Centrifuge pump test set
  • Pipe friction loss test set
  • Flow meter
  • Hydraulic testing machine (broken)
  • Reynolds number measuring instrument

Heat and Thermodynamics Laboratory

Existing equipment

  • Countercurrent heat exchanger
  • Pressure measurement set
  • Heat conduction unit (solids)
  • Heat conduction unit (liquids)
  • Thermal radiation unit
  • Natural and forced convection heat transfer unit
  • Turbulent flow heat exchanger (water to water)
  • Absorption refrigeration appliance
  • Air condition laboratory unit
  • Streamline viscous flow heat exchanger
  • Boiling unit during flow (broken)
  • Temperature measuring devices
  • Relative humidity measuring device
  • Data gathering equipment with computer
  • Oscilloscope
  • Amplifier

Manufacturing Processes Laboratory

Existing equipment

  • Electric arc welding
  • Welding generator
  • Spot welding machine
  • Oxyacetylene welding machine
  • Gas metal arc welding machines (TIG-MIG)
  • Tension/compression testing machine

Machine Dynamics Laboratory

Existing equipment

  • Balance testing equipment
  • Vibration meter
  • Shaft bearing measurement tester
  • Static and dynamic balance equipment
  • Cam analyzing device
  • Mechanical vibration tester
  • Gyroscope (broken)

 

Materials Science Laboratory

Existing equipment

  • Computer aided tension/compression testing machine (broken)
  • Annealing furnace
  • Hardness tester
  • Polishing machine
  • Impact tester
  • Optical microscopes
  • Profilometer

 

Engines Laboratory

Existing equipment

  • Motor test equipment
  • Headlamp adjustment control equipment
  • Balancing machine (portable)
  • Balancing machine (unportable)
  • Optical front alignment equipment (broken)
  • Exhaust gas analyser
  • Valve seat grinding machine
  • Diesel engine compression gauge
  • Gasoline engine compression gauge
  • Single cylinder diesel engine testing set
  • Four-cylinder gasoline engine testing set
  • Battery charger
  • Brake tester (broken)
  • Air compressor

 

Project Laboratory

Existing equipment

  • CNC die-Sinking type EDM machine
  • 1 polishing unit
  • 1 optical microscope and image analyzing system
  • 1 Annealing furnace
  • 1 residual stress measurement setup
  • 100V 30A monophase power supply
  • 1 digital oscilloscope
  • 1 analog oscilloscope
  • 1 precision balance (broken)
  • Wear test machine
  • Electronic pressure sensor (50 bar)
  • Electronic pressure sensor (500 bar)
  • Electronic torque sensor
  • Electronic force sensor

 

Machine Tools Laboratory

Existing equipment

  • Step drill machine
  • Pulley controlled drill machine
  • Grinding machine
  • Milling machine
  • Shaper
  • Electrical saw
  • Plate bending machine
  • Guillotine shears
  • Turning machine
  • 4 educational turning machine
  • Sanding machine
  • Eccentric press

 

In addition our department has several of licensed softwares that are used for modeling, analyzing and practice. Some of them are: AutoCAD2015, Solidworks 2013, MSC Softwares, MatLAB etc.