Manufacturing Science

Piezo-based micro pump

Research is focused on the following key areas: manufacturing systems, manufacturing processes, advanced machining processes, micro/nano fabrication and finishing, nanotechnology, bioengineering, nano-composites, MEMS, laser/plasma surface coating technologies, large deformation systems, CAM of advanced engineering materials, polymer processing and rheology, lab on chip, vibration control of machine tools, adaptive control system, unconventional machining, solid-liquid phase change (melting/solidification).


The entire research in Manufacturing stream is divided into the following five tracks.


Advanced Manufacturing Processes

Metal Removing and Forming

MEMS Fabrication


Micro / Nano-Texturing

Solidification and Phase Change Energy Systems


Participating Faculty:






Prof. S. K. Choudhury

Prof. S. Bhattacharya

Prof. Niraj Sinha

Prof. J. Ramkumar

Prof. Arvind Kumar

Prof. Mohit Law

Prof. Supratik Mukhopadhyay

Research Laboratories:


Advanced Nano-engineering Materials Laboratory


Computational Manufacturing Systems Laboratory (New Lab)

Individual desktop computers

Manufacturing Lab

  • Pathak milling machine 600 X 180 X 200

  • Addison tool & cutter grinder m/c

  • Maximate Compact-600 (Bed Size)

  • Fluid Power Hydraulic Press-10Ton

  • HMT Radial Drill M/c - RM-61

  • HMT LB-25 Centre Lathe

  • HMT LB-17 Centre Lathe -02Nos

Micro systems Fabrication Laboratory

Wire Bonder, Desk Top Mask Aligner, DI water system, Chemical Balance, Fume Hood, Gravity Convection Oven, Optical Table, Spin Coater, Air cooled Chiller, Sputtering / PECVD Dual System, Oxidation Furnace, Dicing Saw

Solidification Laboratory (New Lab)

Coming up

Tribology and Surface Engineering Lab

Tribometers, 3D Optical Profiler, Oven, Dip-coater