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Department of Polymer Technology

Facilities

Polymer Preparation / Chemistry

In order to know the chemistry of polymer synthesis, the laboratory has been developed with highly effective equipment for Polymer Preparation and also different analytical instruments like Fourier Transform Infra Red Spectroscopy (FTIR), Ultraviolet (UV) Spectrophotometer and Flame photometer.

Polymer Processing Laboratory

In order to get an efficient practical exposure in the field of polymer processing, the laboratory has been fully modernized with sophisticated machineries like fully Automatic Injection Molding Machine, Blow Molding Machine, Semi-Auto Injection Molding Machine, Compression Molding Machine, Extruder, Two Roll Mills etc.

Polymer Testing Laboratory

Testing Lab is equipped with sophisticated instruments like Universal Testing Machine (UTM), Melt flow index, HDT/VSP, Impact Tester, hardness Tester, Thermogravimetric Analyser (TGA), Differential Scanning Calorimeter (DSC) etc. for various testing viz. Mechanical, Thermal, Optical and Electrical Properties.

Department Library

Library Contains Encyclopedia of Polymer Technology (20 volume), Modern Text book, Polymer Testing standard book like ASTM, Hand book for Polymer, CD-ROM and Research journals.



List of Journals



National Journals

• Bulletin of Material Science
• Indian Journal of Chemical Engineering
• Journal of chemical Science
• International Journal of Chemical Engineering
• International Journal of Synthesis and Characterization
• Journal of Polymer Materials: An International Journal
• Indian Journal of Fibre and Textile Research
• Indian Journal of Nanotechnology and Applications
• Indian Journal of Nano Science and Nano Technology
• Indian Journal of Chemistry and Chemical Engineering
• Indian Journal of Chemical Engineering and Textile Engineering
• Journal of Polymers and Composites

International Journals



• Advances in Material Science and Engineering
• Advances in Tribology
• International Journal of Biomaterials
• International Journal of Polymer Science
• Journal of Drug Delivery
• Journal of Nanotechnology
• International Journal of Carbohydrate Chemistry

E-Journals



• Science Direct
• IEEE

Instrument - Sophisticated Research
S.No Instrument Name Make/Model

Analytical Instruments

1 UV-Visible Spectormeter Shimadzu uv-vis Spectrometer
2 Gas-Chromatography Perkin Elmier
3 Thermogravimetric Analysis TA/ Water
4 Differential scanning Calorimeter TA/ Water
5 FTIR Toshwin
6 Vapour Pressure Osmometer S.C.DEY
7 Broke field viscometer S.C.DEY
8 Water Contact Angle Goniometer S.C.DEY

For Mechanical Properties

1 Izod- Charpy Digital Deepak
2 Universal Tensile Testing Machine Deepak
3 Low Temperature Brittleness Tester S.C.DEY
4 Good Rick Flexometer S.C.DEY

For Electrical Properties

1 Dielectric Strength/td> S.E.V
2 Arc resistance S.E.V
3 Volume & Surface Resistivity Prestige

For Processing

1 Two roll mill for Rubber/td> Deepak
2 Two Roll Mill for Plastic S.C.DEY
3 Single screw Extruder Boolani
4 Auto Injection Molding Texair


Consultancy



Institute extends full support to test the polymer products through consultancy.

I BASIC SERVICES

• Utilization of Library –research article collection
• Guiding the student Project – B.E/B.Tech/ M.Tech /M.Sc /M.Phil

II SHORT TERM TRAINING PROGRAMME (STTP)
• STTP on “ Injection molding process”
• STTP on “Characterization of polymers”
• Hands on training at “Blow molding process”
• STTP on “Mechanical testing of Polymer”
• Hands on training on FTIR
• Hands on training on DSC
• Hands on training on TGA
• Hands on training on Two roll mixing operation

III LABORATORY SERVICES

• Mechanical Test- Tensile, Compression, Flexural, Izod and Charpy
• Electrical Test- Volume resistivity, Surface resistivity, Dielectric strength, Arc resistance

IV PREPARATION &TESTING OF COMPOSITES

• Preparation of composite sheets by using Compression Molding and Hand layup method Testing of composite sheets
• Mechanical Properties –Tensile, Compression, Flexural, Izod and Charpy
• Miscellaneous Properties –Thermal Aging, Chemical Resistance

V TESTING FOR FILM

• Free falling dart impact test for film, Co-efficient of friction, Tear strength for film

VI TESTING FOR RUBBER

• Hardness -Shore A, Shore D ,Abrasion resistance, Heat Buildup, Rebound resilience (at different temperature)

VII PLASTIC PROCESSING EQUIPMENTS

• Compression molding, Hand and semiautomatic Injection molding