23 Nov 2019
Workshop on Rocket Propellant Preparation
Resource Person : Mr. M. Ravi Shankar (Expleo Technologies India Pvt Ltd)
Date : 23rd November 2019
Time : 10.00 AM to 5.30 PM
Venue : Seminar Hall – 4 and Propulsion Lab, ACSCE.
No. of Participants : 29 (ASE), V Semester Students + Three AS Faculty.
About the Programme:
The Seminar titled “Rocket Propellant Preparation” was organized to enrich the knowledge of Aerospace students to get exposure on propellant preparation.
The program was started at 10.00 AM with the welcome speech by HOD/AS and followed by introduction of the resource person Mr. M. Ravi Shankar by J. Siva, Asst. Prof. ASE. The resource person handled an interactive session about the fundamentals of rockets propulsion, types of propellants, compositions, adiabatic flame temperature calculations and nozzle design. The resource person shared the information about the importance of the following aspects.
- Burning rate measurements of the propellants
- Different composition of propellant preparation
- Ignition delay
In between interaction with students and questionnaire to test the ability of students and the resource person motivated the students to enrich their skills through different case studies as it’s still beginning vast domain. The students were expressed that this workshop was highly useful to them to develop their career in aerospace field. Finally, the workshop was ended with vote of thanks by Ms. Sushmitha Asst. Prof.