INSTRUMENTATION & CONTROL ENGINEERING

name of the department
course
Year of starting
level
1st year of approval by council
Year Wise Sanctioned Intake
Instrumentation & Control
BE
1994
UG
F-700/41/gj/(1)/rc/94,  11-07-1994
60
name of the department
course
Year of starting
level
1st year of approval by council
Year Wise Sanctioned Intake
Instrumentation & Control
BE
1994
UG
F-700/41/gj/(1)/rc/94,  11-07-1994
60
Name Dr. Manishkumar Thakkar
desgination Professor
Qualification PhD
Email address manish.ic@vgecg.ac.in
Area of Interest Area of Interest : Labview Based Data Acquisition, Process Control, System Design, Instruments Design For Surface Science, Colloidal And Surface Properties Analysis, Biomedical Devices, Powder Coating
publication Publication :
International Journals:
  • Ojha, Abhijeet, Manish Thakker, Dinesh O. Shah, and Prachi Thareja. Flow-directed assembly of non-spherical titania nanoparticles into superhydrophilic thin films. Frontiers of Materials Science, 10(1),2016. pp. 1-7.
  • Nidhi Kanani, Manish Thakker. "Low Cost Data Acquisition System Using LABVIEW." International Journal of Research and Scientific Innovation - ISSN 2321-2705 3, no. 1 (2015): pp. 67-70.
  • M.Thakker,D.Shah,P.Shukla Surface and Colloidal Properties of chalks:A novel approach using surfactants to convert normal chalks into dustless chalks Colloids and Surfaces A: Physicochemical and Engineering Aspects (2015), pp. 236-244, DOI:10.1016/j.colsurfa. 2015.01.054
  • S. Kamdar, H.Brahmbhatt,T. Patel,M.Thakker ,“sensor less speed control of high speed brushed dc motor by model identification and validation”, IEEE digital library, ISBN Print 978-1-4799-9990-3 DOI:10.1109/NUiCON2015.7449594.
  • T.Patel, M. Vala, D. Gajera, M. Thakker “Wireless tilt measurement system” Journal of recent treads in sensor research & Technology by STM Publication. ISBN Print 2393-8765,2014, pp. 28-34.
  • D.Kothari,M.Thakker. “Automation of heat treatment process using PLC and LabvVIEW” Int. J. Latest Technolog in Engineering management and applied science. Vol.3 (2014) pp. 102-107, ISSN:2278-2540.
  • P. Kantharia, T.Patel, M.Thakker. “Design of Sensor Fault detection and Remote monitoring system for temperature measurement” Int. J. Current Eng. Technol. Vol.4, No.2 (2014) pp.504-508, ISSN: Electonic:2277-4106, ISSN: Print:2347-5161 DOI: 10.14741.
  • P. Patel, H.Shah, M. Thakker, S.Shah. “Cost Effective Design of signal conditioner for vibration measurement” Int. J. Latest Technology in Engineering management and applied science ,ISSN 2278 – 2540, pp. 79 -85, January 2014.
  • Shah H.S.,Patel, P.N, Shah S.P., Thakker M.T. “8 channel vibration monitoring and analyzing system using LabVIEW”, IEEE digital library, ISBN Print 978-1-4799-0726-7 DOI:10.1109/NUiCONE.2013.6780181,2014.
  • Gandhi S.V., Thakker M.T. , Dalal C.S. “Low cost microphone sensor based sound detection and analysis system using LabVIEW”, IEEE digital library, ISBN Print 978-1-4799-0726-7 DOI:10.1109/NUiCONE.2013.6780193,2014.
  • M. Thakker, R. Joshi, D.O. Shah, P. Shukla. “Validation of Low Cost Solid Liquid Contact Angle Instrument Using Drop Shape Image Processing Suitable For Surface Property Measurement”. Int. J. Current Eng. Technol. Vol.3 (2013) 877-881, ISSN: Electonic:2277-4106, ISSN: Print:2347-5161.
  • M.Thakker,V.Karde,D.Shah,P.Shukla,C.Ghoroi. “Wettability measurement apparatus for porous material using the modified Washburn method” IOP PUBLISHING Meas. Sci. Technol. 24 (2013) 125902 (8pp), doi:10.1088/0957-0233/24/12/125902.
  • R.Panchal, M.Thakker.“LabVIEW based smart electrical energy metering : A cost effective solution for conventional door to door metering” Nov.-Dec: 2013, i-manager's Journal on Instrumentation & Control Engineering (JIC) (ISSN Print: 2321–113X,ISSN Online: 2321–1148).
  • D.Kothari,M.Thakker,V.Shah. “A Real Time Wireless Multi –Parameter monitoring System with ZigBee and LabVIEW” Int. J. Current Eng. Technol. Vol.5 (2013) pp. 1659-1663, ISSN: Electonic: 2277-4106, ISSN: Print:2347-5161.
  • S. Gaur, M.Thakker, V.Shah. “Biometric reorganization Technique : A Review” International Journal of advanced research in Electrical, Electronics and Instrumentation Engineering,2012 ( ISSN 2278-8875).
  • M.Thakker, D.O.Shah. “An application of Instrumentation and Control Engineering for measurement of surface properties of liquids” Surface modification Tech. vol. –XXIV (2011) pp. 367-376 (ISBN: 978-81-910571-2-6).

International Conferences:
  • Paper titled “An application of Instrumentation & Control Engineering for measurement of surface properties & molecular aggregation process of surfactant solution” at International conference, 24th (SMT) Surface modification Technology, September 2010 Dresden, Germany.
  • Paper titled “Surface and colloidal behavior of chalks: A novel use of surfactants to convert normal chalks into dustless chalks” at 20th International conference, SIS(Surfactants in Solution) June 2014, Coimbra, Portugal, book of abstracts ISBN: 9789729951237.
  • Paper titled "SENSORLESS SPEED CONTROL OF HIGH SPEED BRUSHED DC MOTOR BY MODEL IDENTIFICATION AND VALIDATION." at 5th IEEE Nirma University International Conference on Engineering (NUiCONE), November 26-28, 2015, Ahmedabad.
  • Paper titled Analysis of laser beam misalignment using quadrant photo detector for feedback control loop at 30th National Symposium on Plasma Science and Technology.1-4 December 2015, Saha Institute of Nuclear physics(SINP), Kolkatta.
  • Paper titled Low Cost Wired/Wireless Vibration Monitoring System for Process at Industries Texas Instruments Educator’s Conference (TIIEC 2014) on 4th April 2014 at TI Banglore
  • Paper titled “Wettability Measurement Apparatus For Porous Material Using Modified Washburn Method” at International conference on Nanotechnology -Nanocon 2012 , October 18-19,2012 organized by North Carolina A&T State University,USA and Bhartiya Vidyapith, Pune.
  • Paper titled “Safety Enhancement of Industrial Process monitoring and control using Ultra Low Power “Multi Drop Wired”/ “Wireless” Digital Communication System” at International conference on safety, October 12-13,2012 organized by Indian Institute of Technology, Gandhinagar.
  • Paper titled “A Scientific approach to evaluate Normal Class Room Chalk and Imported Dustless Chalk: An Application of Instrumentation & Control Engineering” at International conference on Powder, Granule and Bulk Solids: Innovations and Applications (PGSIA 2013), November 28-30, 2013 organized by Thapar University, Patialala. Punjab .
  • Paper titled “Role of Surface Forces and Wettability in Normal and Dustless Class Room Chalks :A Novel Application of Instrumentation & Control Engineering” at 5th Asian Conference on Colloid and Interface Science (ACCIS-2013), November 20-23,2013 organized by Asian Society for colloid and surface Science, University of North Bengal Darjeeling-734 013.
  • Paper titled “Low cost Microphone sensor based sound detection and analysis system using LabVIEW” at IEEE 4th Nirma University International Conference on Engineering ( NUiCONE 2013) , November 28-30, 2013 organized by Institute of Technology, Nirma University, Ahmedabad 382481.
  • Paper titled “8 channel vibration monitoring and analyzing system using LabVIEW” IEEE 4th Nirma University International Conference on Engineering ( NUiCONE 2013) , November 28-30, 2013 organized by Institute of Technology, Nirma University, Ahmadabad 382481.
  • Paper titled “Protein-Polysaccharide Complexes: Effect On Air-Water Interface” Chemical Engineering conference Chemference 2012 , December 10 -11, 2012 organized by Department of Chemical Engineering, IIT Bombay and ICT Mumbai – 400076.
  • A. B. Sachid, R. A. Thakker, M. Shojaei Baghini, D. K. Sharma, V. R. Rao, M. B. Patil, "Auto-BET-AMS: An Automated Device and Circuit Optimization Platform to Benchmark Emerging Technologies for Performance and Variability using an Analog and Mixed-Signal Design Framework," Proc. of 11th Int. Symposium on Quality Electronic Design (ISQED), San Jose, CA, USA, 22-24 March - 2010. ISBN: 978-1-4244-6454-8.
  • Paper titled “A Quantitative approach for determination of penetration rate of water in porous material: A valuable instrument for quality control of class room chalks” International Workshop on Surface Science and Engineering, March 4-5,2013 organized by Indian Institute of Technology, Indore.
  • R. A. Thakker, C. Sathe, A. B. Sachid, M. Shojaei Baghini, V. Ramgopal Rao, M. B. Patil, "Automated Design and Optimization of Circuits in Emerging Technologies", IEEE ASP-DAC 2009 (Sister Conf. of DAC), pp. 504-509, Japan, Jan. 2009. ISBN: 978-1-4244-2748-2.
  • Paper titled “Investigation of Nanostructured Films Using in-House Designed Flow Directed Spread Coating Assembly” International Conference on Surface Science and Nanotechnology ( ICON-NANO 2013), 10-12 December,2013 organized by Shah –Schulman Center for Surface Science and Nanotechnology, D.D. University, Nadiad-387001.
  • R. A. Thakker, M. Shojaei Baghini, M. B. Patil, "Low-Power Low-Voltage Analog Circuit Design using HPSO", will be presented in IEEE Int. Conf. on VLSI Design 2009 (Sister Conf. of DAC), pp. 427-432, India, Jan. 2009. ISBN: 978-0-7695-3506-7.
  • Paper titled “Cost Effective Design of Signal Conditioner for Vibration Measurement” International Conference on Research and Scientific Innovation (ICRSI -2013), December – 22, 2013 organized by Research and Scientific Innovation Society Australia- New Zealand-India, AMA, Ahmedabad..

National Conference Papers
  • A review on Classification techniques of human skin color and fundamental approach of image processing using LabVIEW at National Conference on Biomedical & Instrumentation Engineering, Govt. Engg. College, Gandhinagar, on 15 & 16 September, 2016.
  • Review on Instrumentation & Safety System Technique for Upstream Oil & Gas Sector at National Conference on Biomedical & Instrumentation Engineering, Govt. Engg. College, Gandhinagar, on 15 & 16 September, 2016
  • Arduino Based Application Of Line-Follower Using Matlab Simulink and PID Algorithm at National Conference on recent trends in technology and management 2016 on 8th March 2016 at Dharmsinh Desai University, ISBN: 978 – 81- 909832 - 1 – 1(Print).
  • Temperature monitoring system using K-Type thermocouple and Max-31855 at National Conference on Recent Trends In Technology And Management on 8th March 2016 at Dharmsinh Desai University ISBN: 978 – 81- 909832 - 1 – 1(Print).
  • Pulse Oximeter Using Arduino and Pulse Rate Measurement Device at National Conference on Recent Trends In Technology And Management 2016, on 8th March 2016 at Dharmsinh Desai University ISBN: 978 – 81- 909832 - 1 – 1(Print).
  • Xbee Based Parameter Monitoring System for DC Motor at National Conference on Recent Trends in Technology and Management 2016 (NCRTTM 2016) on 8th March 2016 at Dharmsinh Desai University ISBN: 978 – 81- 909832 - 1 – 1(print).
Achievement Achievement :
  • Faculty Guide by A National Level Engineering student project competition seeking practical solutions to challenges in Electrical engineering, ELECRAMA – 2016, Bangalore
  • Oral presentation at SIS -2014(Surfactants in Solutions)- Biannual conference organized by University of Coimbra, Portugal, SIS -2014, Portugal
  • Faculty achievers award for noteworthy contribution in academic and research by Dharmsinh Desai University alumni section, DDU Alumni Association, 2014
  • Faculty mentorship award by Texas Instruments, Bangalore for innovative project presentation at TI innovative project conference, Texas Instruments, Bangalore, 2014
  • Chaired a Session and deliver oral presentation at 24thInternational Conference on Surface modification Technology, Dresden, Germany, SMT – 24th ,Germany, 2010
  • National Instrument academic award to start first LabVIEW academy in Asia/pacific region at Dharmsinh Desai University, Banglore, National Instruments , 2008
Name Prof. Mehul K Shah
desgination Associate Professor
Qualification Ph.D.
Email address Mkshah2000@yahoo.com
Area of Interest Area of Interest : Industrial Automation & Spectroscopy for food analysis
publication Publication :
  • Bhatt C. B., Shah Mehul, Manish Thakkar, Jaimin Dave; Conductivity Based Milk Adulteration Detection, International Journal of Current Engineering and Technology, Apr - 2014.
Achievement Achievement :
  • Dr S P Luthra gold medal.
Name Prof. Mukesh. M. Sharma
desgination Associate Professor
Qualification M.E.
Email address mukgita@rediffmail.com
Area of Interest Area of Interest : Automation, Embedded System And Process Control
publication Publication :
  • Bhatt C. B., Shah Mehul, Manish Thakkar, Jaimin Dave; Conductivity Based Milk Adulteration Detection, International Journal of Current Engineering and Technology, Apr - 2014.
Achievement Achievement :
  • Dr S P Luthra gold medal.
Name Prof. Dipesh H Makwana
desgination Associate Professor
Qualification M.Tech in Systems & Control
Email address Dipesh_makwana@vgecg.ac.in
Area of Interest Area of Interest : Robust control system, Control sytem design
Name Prof. Mamta V Patel
desgination Assistant Professor
Qualification M.E. in Instrumentation & Control
Email address mamtavp@gmail.com
Area of Interest Area of Interest : Control System, Digital Signal processing, Embedded system
publication Publication :
  • Krupa Narvekar, Mamta Patel, Prakash Pithadiya; "Effect of ADC Resolution on Process Plant Using Simulink " International Conference on System Dynamics & Control (ICSDC-2010) organized by Manipal Institute Of technology, Karnataka.
  • Mamta Patel, Aarti Yadav; DC MOTOR SPEED CONTROL USING FPGA; NUECON-2008 National Congeence organized by Nirma Institute of technology, Ahmedabad.
  • Aarti Yadav, Mamta Patel ,Prakash Pithadiya;Analysis AND SIMULATION OF EFFECTS OF ADC RESOLUTION ON PID CONTROLLER USING LABVIEW; ACC-2008 - National conference at Atmiya Institute of Technology, Rajkot.
  • Mamta Patel, Aarti Yadav ; "HIGH SPEED DATA ACQUSIITION SYSTEM USING FPSLIC" at ADIT JOURNAL OF ENGINEERING Volume:4,Page no:46 to 49, DEC.2007.
  • Aarti Yadav, Mamta Patel (2007); VLSI IMPLEMENTATION OF VARIATIONS IN SMPS SIGNAL UNDER DIFFERENT LOAD CONDITION" at IETE Vadodara.
Name Prof. Kamakshi Kaul
desgination Assistant Professor
Qualification M.Tech. in Process Instrumentation
Email address kamakshikaul@vgecg.ac.in
Area of Interest Area of Interest : Process Instrumentation
publication Publication :
  • Sajid Patel, Mahammadsoaib Saiyad, Kamakshi Kaul, Pratik Panchal, " Electrical Feeder Monitoring and Control Laboratory Setup, Hardware Implementation using PLC & SCADA.", NCERTE-2016
  • Kamakshi Kaul, Chintan P. Shah, Namrata P. Joshi, Siddharth Kaul, " Laboratory Development For Programmable Logic Controller", Indian Journal of Technical Education, special edition for ICWSTCSC-2016, ISSN:9071-3034
  • Siddharth Kaul, Kamakshi Kaul, Parth Mehata, "USB Capabilities and Bootability of Portable Devices", IJSER Volume 5, Issue1, January 2014 Edition (ISSN2229-5518).
  • Chintan P. Shah, Namrata P. Joshi, Kamakshi Kaul, "Iris Features Analysis using ANN and SVM for detection of Diabetes" in NuiCONE-2012
  • Namrata P. Joshi, Chintan P. Shah, Kamakshi Kaul, " A Novel Approach Implementation of Eyelid Detection in Biometric Applications" in NuiCONE-2012 SCIENCE & ENGINEERING, Rohtak-january 2011
Name Prof. Swapna N. Shah
desgination Assistant Professor
Qualification M.E. in Instrumentation & Control
Email address Swapna6688@gmail.com
Area of Interest Area of Interest : Process control systems, VLSI design
publication Publication :
  • S.Y.Rathod, Dipali shah- FPGA Implementation of a coin box algorithm for vending machine INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON SCIENCE & ENGINEERING, Rohtak-january 2011
  • S.Y.Rathod, Dipali shah Design and Implementation of vending machine using Verilog -INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON ADVANCE IN COMMUNICATION, EMBEDDED SYSTEM & COMPUTING january 2011
Name Prof. Swati Y. Rathod
desgination Assistant Professor
Qualification M.E. in Instrumentation & Control
Email address swt.rathod@vgecg.ac.in
Area of Interest Area of Interest : Control System, Process Control
publication Publication :
  • S.Y.Rathod, Dipali shah- FPGA Implementation of a coin box algorithm for vending machine INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON SCIENCE & ENGINEERING, Rohtak-january 2011
  • S.Y.Rathod, Dipali shah Design and Implementation of vending machine using Verilog -INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON ADVANCE IN COMMUNICATION, EMBEDDED SYSTEM & COMPUTING january 2011
Name Prof. Parul S Trikar
desgination Lecturer ( Ad-Hoc)
Qualification B.E. in Instrumentation & Control
Email address parulstirkar@yahoo.com
Area of Interest Area of Interest : Circuit network
Name Prof. Ripal M Pathak
desgination Assistant Professor (Contractual)
Qualification M.E. in Instrumentation & Control
Email address ripalpathak@gmail.com
Area of Interest Area of Interest : Embedded system
Name Prof. Milind R Patel
desgination Assistant Professor (Contractual)
Qualification M.E. in Instrumentation & Control
Email address milindpatelicai@gmail.com
Area of Interest Area of Interest : Digital Electronics, Industrial Automation

Industrial Automation (PLC)

In current scenario, Automation is the heart of any industry. For that department is equipped with one of the core component of automation i.e. PLC. Allen-bradley manufactured PLC is available in our department.

AC/DC drive

Amee power manufactured AC/DC drive is available in our department. Drives play major role in any industry for the purpose of precise control of motor which ultimately deals with the control speed of machinery.

Advance Electronics Workbench

Electronics workbench provides all the basic input and output devices which can be used for testing any electronics circuit. Department has advance workbench which has upgraded features.

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