The department has got Research Promotion Scheme (RPS) for 9.65 lakhs from AICTE, to carry out the Research project, by Principal Investigator Dr.R.Gandhidasan, Professor & Head, on the topic, “A Systematic Search for Effective Anti-Corrosion Agents from Plant Sources” for a period of 3 years. Under this project the department has purchased, ‘Electrochemical work station’ instrument for Rs.8.0 lakhs. Further the department is equipped with all infrastructure facilities to carry out research work on corrosion studies.
The Department has highly qualified, well experienced and dedicated Eight faculty members with One Professor & Head with Ph.D qualification, Three Associate Professors and Four Assistant Professors. Two of the Associate Professors are pursuing Ph.D Degree in the field of “Adsorption” & “Water Treatment”.
The Department has newly added BOD Incubator, Turbidity Meter, TDS Meter, Nephalometer and Ultrasonicator for R & D Work.
Faculty members participate and present Research Papers in National & International Conferences, Seminars and also publishing Research Papers in National & International journals.