Major Research Areas

  • Finding the possibilities and challenges for sustainable MSW management, energy & material recovery potential from MSW.
  • Design and experimentation with a Solar –PV-based winter air conditioning system for typical classrooms of NIT Sikkim.
  • HPC Facility for Heat Transfer and CFD analysis.
  • Usage of alternative fuels (especially derived from the locally available seeds) in the existing wide range of IC Engines (VCR multi-fuel, multi-cylinder, single-cylinder, etc)
  • Vibration analysis of Mechanical Systems

Projects at the Department

  • Analysis of atmospheric boundary layer using enhanced wall function and improved inlet condition , Seed grant funded by TEQIP-III, NPIU, Ministry of Human Resource and Development, Govt. of India ( Rs. 2 lacs).
  • Design and development of Solar –PV based winter air conditioning system for typical classrooms , Seed grant funded by TEQIP-III, NPIU, Ministry of Human Resource and Development, Govt. of India ( Rs. 2 lacs).