The ECE department has a separate block with eight laboratories and state-of-art equipment. The total amount spent to establish all the laboratories is about 70 Lakhs. The total area of ECE dept is 2399 sq.mtrs. The department has six classrooms equipped with overhead projectors. The department also has four LCD projector, one scanner, 5 printers, 70 computer systems that are networked. For departmental work, 3 systems with CD writer and Net facilities are provided in HOD's room. The classrooms are well ventilated and furnished with black board, white screen and overhead projector. Departmental library, Electronic Hobby center, Seminar Hall & one common Hall on each floor of the building are the highlights of the department.
During the last 18 (Eighteen) years, the department has developed the complete infrastructure required for conducting regular theory classes and laboratories for practical’s related to B.Tech & M.Tech program. The department has spent a substantial amount for procuring useful software packages such as VHDL, XILINX, MATLAB, P-SPICE, HFFS & KIEL µ5 software etc. Communication laboratory is quite well-equipped with twelve microwave benches, optical communication trainer kits, Digital & Analog Communication trainer kits, storage oscilloscope, Spectrum Analyzer (500MHz) etc. With sufficient trainer kits and software packages in Microprocessor & Micro controller laboratory, the ECE department conducted 10 Workshops in different fields like Signal and Image processing and Microprocessors. The well established Electronic Computer Aided Design (ECAD) laboratory facilitated in organizing a Workshop on VLSI design in the year 2016. The following laboratories are established and are well equipped as per the curriculum requirements
Electronic Devices and Circuits (EDC) Lab:
The Laboratory has been established in the year 1998 and well equipped with sufficient number of C.R.O’s, Function Generators, RPS, Bread boards, Digital and Analog Voltmeters & Ammeters etc. The laboratory consists of about 50 Experimental kits.
Analog Communication (AC) Lab:
The Laboratory is well equipped with different Modulation and Demodulation kits such as AM, FM, DSB-SC, SSB-SC, and TDM etc. Also the above Experiments have been simulated using “MATLAB Version 7.6 & 8.6”. The Lab is also equipped with a Spectrum analyzer, Digital storage Oscilloscopes of 40 MHz, 4 channel 60MHz Digital storage Oscilloscopes and a Dynamic radio demonstrator.
Integrated Circuits and Applications (ICA) Lab:
The Laboratory consists of about 55 Experimental trainer kits on linear and digital IC Applications. Apart from this, the lab has an IC tester, Bread Board trainer kits, 20MHz CRO's and Function Generators. The lab caters to the needs of all branches of the institution.
Pulse Digital Circuits (PDC) Lab:
The Laboratory is well equipped with sufficient number of Function & signal Generators, CRO's, Regulated power supplies, bread boards, digital multi meters and Decade resistance, capacitance and Inductance boxes etc. for the students to conduct experiments based on topics like Multi vibrators, Schmitt trigger, logic gates, Flip-Flops, Linear & Non linear wave shaping, sweep circuits, combinational circuits, and relaxation oscillator. The Lab is also equipped with different kits to study and analyze the experiments on above topics.
Microprocessor & Micro controller (MP&MC) Lab:
The laboratory has been established to satisfy the needs in the area of microprocessors & Micro controllers focusing on embedded systems. The Lab has Keil & µ 5 soft ware’s and has 30 micro controller trainer kits, 21 microprocessor trainer kits and 20 micro controller development board sets. In addition to these a wide range of micro controllers and microprocessors are available for experiments and project work. Further smart card development kits, wireless application Modules and RFID development kits are also available. In addition to these there are 36 networked computer systems with latest configuration. For demonstration and explanation of the experiments an LCD projector is fixed. A 11KVA UPS is available for un interrupted power.
Micro Wave & Optical Communication (MW&DC) Lab:
This laboratory is well equipped with 10 Reflex Klystron test benches, 4 Gunn Oscillators test benches with different kinds of loads. It also consists of 9 VSWR meters, 12 CROs, one Digital storage CRO, 7 fiber optic trainer kits for determining the characteristics of LED, LASER and photo detector. Microwave antennas like Pyramidal horn, E-Plane and H-Plane sectoral horns and various microwave components are also available
Digital Communication (DC) Lab:
The lab has a number of digital communication trainer kits such as ASK, FSK, PSK, PCM and DPCM etc. The lab also consists of 30 MHz CROs, 4 Channel 60 MHz Digital storage oscilloscopes and 3MHz Function generators
Electronic Circuit Analysis (ECA) Lab:
In this laboratory, the students are trained to design various electronic circuits like power amplifiers, tuned amplifiers, regulators, oscillators, feedback amplifiers using Multisim software and hardware trainer kits. The lab has Multisim 2001 version software for conducting software experiments and hardware trainer kits, CRO’s, DC power supplies, Function Generators, Multimeters for conducting hardware experiments. The lab is equipped with 26 number of computer systems with online UPS which are networked.
ECAD and VLSI LAB:
ECAD & VLSI lab is established in the year 2001 and is equipped with sufficient number of systems with online UPS and networking. The ECAD &VLSI lab is utilized by both ECE and ETM students. The lab is set up according to the standards set by JNTU. The lab has sufficient software such as Active HDL (20 user keys), Mentor HEP1 Category software with 40 users ,Xilinx Universal trainer unit, FPGA module, Simplify pro, Synthesis tool (2user key),VLSI design suit consisting of universal base unit, XILINX CPLD module .Recently, the ECAD & VLSI lab is updated with the new software and Hardware i.e XILINX system Edition(perpetual) 25 users, Spartan 6E board with cable (7boards) and Mentor HEP 1 Category software with30 users
Digital Signal Processing Lab:
This laboratory is equipped with Texas manufactured DSP Starter kits with the core processor being TMS320C6713 and TMS 320C6748 and Code composer studio (full version). This lab exposes the aspects of Digital Signal Processing. Many of the algorithms and filter designing related to DSP are implemented in MATLAB software, Code Composer Studio ( Full Version) and using TMS320C6713 DSP processor.
Advanced Communications Lab:
The Advanced Communication Lab for M.Tech is a state of the art trendsetting communication lab with a judicious combination of live working of DSP processors and code composer studio software for audio filtering applications , optical communication lab to study the losses in fiber , Mat lab for simulating the coding techniques , Bit Error Rate(BER) measurement using the latest CDMA technology and the trouble shooting of the Mobile handset using the latest mobile phone trainers along with live demo and study of the mobile phone and its call processing using live SIM cards, Convolution Encoder and decoders and DSSS & FHSS kits.
Basic Simulation lab:
BS Lab has been established in the year 2010 caters the need of II year UG students. This lab has sufficient number of systems with networking to implement the basic concepts in the area of signal and systems using MATLAB 8.6 software.
Signal Processing Lab:
Signal processing Lab has been established in the year 2009 for PG students .This lab exposes the essentials of both general and advanced aspects of digital signal processing using Matlab 8.6 software
Research & Development Centre:
The R&D Centre was established in the year 2007-08. It has 10 computers with internet access. The R&D centre is for use by PG & UG Students of the ECE Department. It is meant for research for information on the net and for project work. The R&D centre is manned by dedicated staff. The R&D centre equipped with the following hard ware & software – 1. Multisim-2001, 2. MATLAB-8.6, 3. TASM, TD.,4. System on Chip, 5. LPC2148(ARM) hardware & Software, Micro Controller 32 Bit , 6. AT89V51RD2 Micro Controller 8Bit, Analog Discovery kit, HFSS Hardware & software The R&D is used extensively by 3rd & 4th Year UG, PG students for Research & Project work.
Electronic Hobby Centre:
Electronic Hobby centre was started on 22nd Feb’2006 with the motto of encouraging true experimenting nature of engineering students. The hobby centre contains soldering kits, electronic components, testing and measuring equipment required for completing the hobby projects, mini projects, main projects etc.,
During free time any student / staff of any department can come to this centre for completing their projects. This centre is consistently supported by staff.