More about Thapar Institute of Engineering & Technology University
The Thapar Institute of Engineering and Technology University is one of the best private engineering colleges in India. It has been awarded ‘A’ grade by NAAC grading body. It boasts of around 47 clubs for extra-curricular activities and over 10,500 students as its alumni. It consists of the following departments:
Department of Chemical Engineering
Areas of interest include Investigation of Hydrodynamics and RTD of Pulp Digester Using Radiotracer Technique, Study of Hydrodynamics and RTD of Effluent Treatment Process (Biological) Using Radiotracer Technique, Measurement of Circulation time and Optimization of Mixing Process for Ethyl Acetate Reactor Using Radiotracer Technique, etc.
Department of Civil Engineering
Areas of interest include Evaluation of Microbial Bioherbicides for Eichhornia Crassipes Rejuvenate Water Bodies of Punjab, Modelling the Behaviour of Reinforced Concrete Beams Retrofitted using Ferrocement, Migrating Inhibitors for Preventing Carbonation Induced Corrosion of Reinforced Concrete, Damage Detection of Masonry Infilled RC Frame Structures, Strengthening of Shear Deficient Reinforced Concrete Beams using Polymer Modified Ferro cement (PMF), FRP Structural Stay in Place Formwork For Concrete Slab, Optimization of High Performance Concrete Mixes Using Nano-Silica, Strength and Thermal Properties of Roller compacted Concrete for Rigid Pavements, etc.
Department of Computer Science & Engineering
Areas of interest include Developing a Grid GIS framework for spatial data, Online handwritten Recognition System for Punjabi Language, Green Cloud Computing framework for efficient and robust management, Energy Aware Resource Scheduling for Cloud Computing, Collaborative Mobility aware Data Dissemination in Vehicular Adhoc Networks, Framework for Enabling Data Portability between Heterogeneous Cloud Storage Platforms, a Framework for Secure Vehicular Communication Systems, Autonomic Resource Prediction and Scheduling for Cloud Based Scientific Application, Green Cloud Computing Framework for Efficient and Robust Management of Resources, Framework for Enabling Data Portability between Heterogeneous Cloud Storage Platforms, etc.
Department of Biotechnology
Areas of interest include In Silico and In vitro approach to identify immunogenic peptides of H1N1 Virus as a target for Vaccine design, Development and application of recombinant and other Cellulases for large scale recycling of cellulosic biomass, Calcifying bacteria mediated cementation for energy efficient building materials, Scale up, demonstration and promotion of technology for production of natural vinegar and non-alcoholic beverages, Development and Scaling up of a low cost technology for production of algal inoculants for paddy cultivation using fly ash as carrier, Enhancement of strength and durability of concrete structures using microbes, etc.
Department of Electrical & Instrumentation Engineering
Some of the ongoing Ph.D. projects are such as Optimal Congetion Management In Derregulated Power System, Classification Of Liver Diseases Using Ct And Mr Images, Development Of Model Order Reduction Methods For Linear System Control Design, Development Of Artificial Intelligence Based Technique For Minimization Of Errors And Response Time In Head Tracking For Head Worn Systems, etc.
Department of Electronics & Communication Engineering
Areas of interest include Development of Advance Fractional Fourier Transform Based algorithm for Satellite Image Compression Encryption Digital water marking Image matching Applications, Special Manpower Development Program for VLSI Design Related Software (Phase-II), Design Development of stack patch microstrip antenna, etc.
Mechanical Engineering Department
Areas of interest include Reforming of biogas for hydrogen production and its utilization in CI engine under dual fuel mode, Experimental Investigation and CFD modelling of slurry pipeline for flow of multiparticulate slurry at higher concentrations, Design and Development of a Novel Honing Type Magnetorheological Finishing Process., Theoretical Modelling and Experimental Investigation of Nanofluid-Based Volumetric Absorption Concentrating Solar Collector, etc.
L. M. Thapar School of Management
Areas of specialisation include Project Financing and Management Accounting & Financial Accounting. The recruiters include IT, FMCG, Consumer Durables, Education Services, Manufacturing, BFSI, Market Research, etc. Operations: Supply Chain & Logistics Management, Quality Management, Materials, Innovation & Creativity, Research Design & Methodology, etc.
School of Chemistry & Biochemistry
Areas of interest include Role of plant microbe interactions in volatilization of selenium from seleniferous soils, Biodiesel generation through whole cell and enzyme catalyzed transesterification, Lipase catalyzed generation of Biodiesel from jathropa and used frying oils, Studies on Se and its speciation in environmental and biological samples from seleniferous region of Punjab, etc.
School of Humanities & Social Sciences
Areas of interest include Behavioral Sciences, Organisation Behavior, Economics, Commerce, Finance and Management related subjects, etc.
School of Mathematics
Areas of interest include Algebra, Analysis, Astrophysics, Elasticity, Numerical Analysis, Number Theory, Partial Differential Equations, Probability & Statistics, Operations Research, etc.
School of Physics & Materials Science
Areas of interest include sponsored projects include Synthesis, Characterization & Application of ChalcogenideNanomicro Structures, Fabrication of CdS Nanowires and their Characterization, Study of the influence of Carbon Nano-tubes on the memory and electro-optic switching Behaviour of Ferro electric liquid crystals, etc.
School of Energy and Environment
Areas of interest include river water quality monitoring and management, advanced oxidation processes, metal bio-transformations, industrial environmental management, ambient air quality, and bioremediation and bio-plastics, etc.