Centre for Innovation and Product Development (CIPD)

Consultancy Work and Industrial Connectivity

The details of the consultancy work carried out (both completed and ongoing) by the research faculty of CIPD jointly with the colleagues of the School of Mechanical Engineering (SMEC) in the recent past are provided hereunder.

S. NoFacultyTopicFunding AgencyDurationStatusAmount (Rs.)

Dr. Vinayagamurthy. G


Dr. R. Sivakumar

Wind Tunnel TestingMepco Schlenk Engg. College2021Completed52,000

Dr. Sivakumar. R,       Dr. Davidson and

Dr. Vinayagamurthy. G

3D-CFD, FE & Mockup testing of floating vertical axis tidal turbineST Advanced Composites2020-21Completed1,78,293

Dr. Vinayagamurthy. G

& Dr. Davidson

2D-CFD analysis of Vertical Axis Tidal TurbineST Advanced Composites2019-20Completed12,272

The details of Industry-institute interaction are provided hereunder.

S.NoIndustry NameDateFaculty
 1CVRDE- ChennaiMarch 2021Dr. G VinayagamurthyInitiated discussion regarding engine mount dynamic characterization and lightweight heat exchangers
2ST Advanced Composites Pvt Ltd.July 2021Dr. G VinayagamurthyConsultancy activities are going on at present and planning for joint proposal and product development.
3Valeo India (P) Ltd – ChennaiJanuary 2021Dr. G VinayagamurthyInitiated consultancy activities