Remembering Prof. S C Dhawan on his birthday!

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Celebrating the Remarkable Legacy of Dr. Satish Dhawan, father of Experimental Fluid Dynamics Research in India, and Distinguished Alumni of Punjab Engineering College, Chandigarh.

The prestigious Punjab Engineering College, Chandigarh, proudly celebrated the birthday of one of its most distinguished alumni, Dr. Satish Dhawan, on September 25th, 2023. This momentous occasion was marked with heartfelt tributes and fond reminiscences by the esteemed faculty, staff, and students of the institution. The event was organised by the office of Head Alumni, Corporate and International Relations.

Dr. Satish Dhawan, an alumnus of Punjab Engineering College, Chandigarh, is renowned for his invaluable contributions to the field of space research and technology. His legacy continues to inspire generations of engineers and scientists worldwide.

Prof. Baldev Setia, Director, Punjab Engineering College, Chandigarh, expressed his deep admiration for Dr. Dhawan, stating, "Dr. Satish Dhawan is undeniably one of the most notable alumni of our esteemed institution. His groundbreaking work in space research has left an indelible mark on the world. We are honored to celebrate his birthday and carry forward the principles and dedication he exemplified."

The celebration took place in the presence of Deans, Heads of departments, faculty members, and staff. It was a moment of reflection on the impact Dr. Dhawan had on the institution and a time to remember the values he upheld.

Dr. Dhawan's contributions to science and engineering remain an enduring source of pride and motivation for the entire PEC community. His legacy continues to shape the future of space research and engineering, serving as a beacon for students and scientists alike.

Recent Research Activities

Novel Vanillin-based hybrids inhibit quorum sensing and silences phenotypical expressions in Pseudomonas aeruginosa
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Self-biased characteristics of NZCF/BCZT layered magnetoelectric composites: A novel coupling paradigm in magnetoelectricity
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Influence of Flat Friction Stir Spot Welding Process Parameters on Quality Characteristics of AA6082Weld
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Thiophenol amine-based Schiff base for colorimetric detection of Cu2+ and Hg2+ ions
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Visualization and analysis of key performance indicators for agricultural cold supply chain in Indian context using fuzzy DEMATEL approach.
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Dynamic, Hydraulic properties of spatially varied pond ash within an ash pond for Reclamation of abandoned/closed ash pond.
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Mathematical depiction of costing perspectives allied with the dynamics of processed food supply chain
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Synthesis and Characterization of CoCrFeNi1.75-xTi0.25+x High Entropy Alloy
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Innovations in Electro Chemical Discharge Machining Process through Electrolyte Stirring and Tool Rotations
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Analyzing the thermal, economic, and environmental dynamics of phase change materials used in cold chain applications.
Mohit Tyagi
Electric Field Sensor for Electromagnetic Pulse Measurement
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Effect of polar nano region dynamics on pyroelectric energy conversion efficiency of doped BaTiO3
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Structural, morphological, and opto-electrical properties of Y2-xYbxO3 nanoparticles synthesized using co-precipitation method
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Finite element analysis of dental implant surgical guides
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Sustainable magnetically recoverable Iridium coated Fe3O4 nanoparticles for enhanced catalytic reduction of organic pollutants in water
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IoT Based Accident Prevention, Detection and Alert System using GPS & Heat Mapping of Accident Prone Areas of Chandigarh
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Flattening of free energy profile and enhancement of energy storage efficiency near morphotropic phase boundary in lead-free BZT-xBCT
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Long-Short Term Memory Auto-Encoder based Position Prediction Model for Fixed-wing UAV during Communication Failure
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A comprehensive review of grid-connected solar photovoltaic system: Architecture, control, and ancillary services
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Evaluation of corrosion resistance, mechanical integrity loss and biocompatibility of PCL/HA/TiO2 hybrid coated biodegradable ZM21 Mg alloy
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Electrochemical detection of herbicide atrazine using porous MnO2-NiO nanocatalyst
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Modelling of barriers encumbering the advancement of processing technologies towards lean manufacturing principles.
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Electromagnetic Pulse Sensor
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Computational investigation of bioactive 2,3-diaryl quinolines using DFT method: FT- IR, NMR spectra, NBO, NLO, HOMO-LUMO transitions, and quantum-chemical properties
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Simulation of efficient Sn/Pb-based formamidinium perovskite solar cells with variation of electron transport layers
Shilpi Chaudhary
Electromagnetic Pulse Sensor
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Sn coated Fe3O4 nanoparticles for selective and efficient oxidation of anthracene to anthraquinone
Harminder Kaur
Electric Field Sensor for Electromagnetic Pulse Measurement
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Analyzing the thermal, economic, and environmental dynamics of phase change materials used in cold chain applications.
Mohit Tyagi
Electromagnetic Pulse Sensor
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Stubble burn area estimation and its impact on ambient air quality of Patiala & Ludhiana district, Punjab, India
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Audio-video emotional response mapping based upon Electrodermal Activity
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Health Risk Assessment of Gurdaspur, Punjab, India Using Field Experiments and GIS: A Groundwater Perspective
Dr. Har Amrit Singh Sandhu
L Style n-MOSFET Layout for Mitigating TID Effects
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IoT Based Accident Prevention, Detection and Alert System using GPS & Heat Mapping of Accident Prone Areas of Chandigarh
Dr. Sanjay Batish
Flash Spark Plasma Sintering of SiC: Impact of Additives
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Self-Switching Device (SSD) as Terahertz/Microwave detector
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Exotic role of poling protocol on augmentation of magnetoelectricity in BCZT/CNZF layered composites
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Assessing the Role of Virtual Surgical Planning in Mandibular Reconstruction With Free Fibula Osteocutaneous Graft
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Ballistic Rectifier for Thermoelectric and Terahertz Applications
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RF MEMS SWITCH FOR HIGH FREQUENCY APPLICATION
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An auto-tuned droop coefficient-based controller for microgrid system to enhance grid resilience during blackouts
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Single sample face recognition using deep learning: a survey
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4-Hydroxy Enigmol, a 1-Deoxyphytosphingolipid that Exhibit Good Activity against Prostate and Colon Cancer
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A comparative analysis of solvent cast 3D printed carbonyl iron powder reinforced polycaprolactone polymeric stents for intravascular applications
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3D Printable, injectable Amyloid-based composite Hydrogel of Bovine Serum Albumin-Aloe Vera for Rapid Diabetic Wound Healing
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Characterization and Quasi-Static Compressive Response Of Closed Cell Al2024-B4Cp Composite Foams and Their Energy Absorption Characteristics
Dr. Jagmohan Datt Sharma
Electrochemical Behavior of Aluminum-Molybdenum Surface Composites Developed by Friction Stir Processing
Dr. Mahesh V. P.
Bilayer Graphene/HgCdTe Heterojunction Based Novel GBn Infrared Detectors
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Comparative analysis of radiation tolerant analog circuit layout in 180 nm CMOS technology for space application
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A comparative analysis of solvent cast 3D printed carbonyl iron powder reinforced polycaprolactone polymeric stents for intravascular applications
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Finite element analysis of dental implant surgical guides
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Multispectral transmission through phoxonic crystal slot-waveguide at midwave infrared frequencies
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Fluorine-containing 2,3-diaryl quinolines as potent inhibitors of methicillin and vancomycin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus: Synthesis, antibacterial activity and molecular docking studies
Harminder Kaur
Critical Behavior of Relaxor〖 Pb〗_0.91 La_0.09 (Zr_0.65 Ti_0.35 ) O_3: Interplay between Polar Nano Regions, Electrocaloric and Energy Storage Response
Sanjeev Kumar
Long-Short Term Memory Auto-Encoder based Position Prediction Model for Fixed-wing UAV during Communication Failure
Poonam Saini
Metamaterial Absorbers for Microwave/THz applications
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Innovations in Electro Chemical Discharge Machining Process through Electrolyte Stirring and Tool Rotations
Dr. Chandrashekhar Jawalkar
Finite element analysis of dental implant surgical guides
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L Style n-MOSFET Layout for Mitigating TID Effects
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Transparent glass-nanocomposites possessing piezoelectric ZnO/Zn2SiO4 nanocrystallites for piezocatalytic dye degradation
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Tribological behaviour of transparent ceramics: A review
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Transparent glass-nanocomposites possessing piezoelectric ZnO/Zn2SiO4 nanocrystallites for piezocatalytic dye degradation
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Geospatial survey of sand mines pilot project in Haryana
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Electric Field Sensor for Electromagnetic Pulse Measurement
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Acidic ionic liquids: an alternative to HF for {001} reactive facet-controlled synthesis of anatase titania
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Correlation between the Mechanical and Tribological Properties of Rutile Reinforced LM27 Alloy Composite
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Recognition of Bovine Hemoglobin Protein on Molecularly Imprinted Polymer Surfaces using Nonlinear Vibrational Spectroscopy
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Comparative analysis of radiation tolerant analog circuit layout in 180 nm CMOS technology for space application
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Visualization and analysis of key performance indicators for agricultural cold supply chain in Indian context using fuzzy DEMATEL approach.
Mohit Tyagi
Flexible Ag@LiNbO3/PVDF Composite Film for Piezocatalytic Dye/Pharmaceutical Degradation and Bacterial Disinfection
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Time-dependent mechanistic insight into photo-degradation of mixed hydrophobic disperse dyes by magnetically separable nitrogen iron codoped titania under visible light using process variable optimization
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Progress in bioactive surface coatings on biodegradable Mg alloys: A critical review towards clinical translation
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Long-Short Term Memory Auto-Encoder based Position Prediction Model for Fixed-wing UAV during Communication Failure
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Modelling of barriers encumbering the advancement of processing technologies towards lean manufacturing principles.
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High-Temperature Corrosion Performance of FeAl-Based Alloys Containing Carbon in Molten Salt
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L Style n-MOSFET Layout for Mitigating TID Effects
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Depression status identification using autoencoder neural network
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Progress in bioactive surface coatings on biodegradable Mg alloys: A critical review towards clinical translation
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Depression status identification using autoencoder neural network
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BRIEFBCS: binary robust independent elementary features based fuzzy vault scheme in BCS
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Changes in condylar position after orthognathic surgery and its correlation with temporomandibular symptoms (TMD)- a prospective study
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Dynamic, Hydraulic properties of spatially varied pond ash within an ash pond for Reclamation of abandoned/closed ash pond.
Dr S.K Singh
Adaptive qXE-LMF Filter for Improving Power Quality Using Grid Supporting Photovoltaic System
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Investigations of effect of hydroxyl-terminated polybutadiene-based polyurethane binders containing various curatives on thermal decomposition behaviour and kinetics of energetic composites
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Mathematical depiction of costing perspectives allied with the dynamics of processed food supply chain
Mohit Tyagi
Chemical engineering at morphotropic phase boundary: Interplay with thermally stabilized ultra-high energy storage and electrocaloric response
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Flexible Ag@LiNbO3/PVDF Composite Film for Piezocatalytic Dye/Pharmaceutical Degradation and Bacterial Disinfection
Dr. Gurpreet Singh
Synthesis, structural elucidation, and catalytic activity of bimetallic rhenium-tin complexes containing Schiff base ligand
Harminder Kaur
Comparative analysis of radiation tolerant analog circuit layout in 180 nm CMOS technology for space application
Prof. Neelam Rup Prakash
Electrochemical detection of herbicide atrazine using porous MnO2-NiO nanocatalyst
Dr. Anu Prathap M. U.
Electrochemical detection of herbicide atrazine using porous MnO2-NiO nanocatalyst
Dr. Anu Prathap M. U.
Technology and Education Inputs for Productivity Enhancement in Garment Manufacturing in the Developing World
Prof. Parveen Kalra
Visualization and Assessment of Energy Efficiency Drivers and Solution Practices for Temperature-controlled Supply Chain Operations.
Mohit Tyagi
To Study Impact of Array Tilt Angle, Orientation, and Inverter arrangement on Power Output of Rooftop Solar PV Panels for Chandigarh.
Prof. Tarlochan Kaur (PI) , Dr. Poonam Saini (CO-PI)
Improved Pd/Ru metal supported graphene oxide nano-catalysts for hydrodeoxygenation (HDO) of vanillyl alcohol, vanillin and lignin
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A comparative analysis of solvent cast 3D printed carbonyl iron powder reinforced polycaprolactone polymeric stents for intravascular applications
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Evaluation of school backpack prototype-based on gait parameters, energy expenditure and posture of students
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GaN HEMTs FOR HIGH FREQUENCY APPLICATIONS
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Assessing the Role of Virtual Surgical Planning in Mandibular Reconstruction With Free Fibula Osteocutaneous Graft
Prof. Parveen Kalra
Multispectral transmission through phoxonic crystal slot-waveguide at midwave infrared frequencies
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Flash Spark Plasma Sintering of SiC: Impact of Additives
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Technology and Education Inputs for Productivity Enhancement in Garment Manufacturing in the Developing World
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Surface Displacement Analysis of Road-Cut Slopes in the Vicinity of Koteshwar Area, Uttarakhand, India
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SIFTBCS: scale invariant feature transform based fuzzy vault scheme in biometric cryptosystem
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Modulation of polar dynamics with oxygen vacancies in Zn doped BaZr0.1Ti0.9O3
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Audio-video emotional response mapping based upon Electrodermal Activity
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