Division of Extracorporeal Devices

FacultyServices Projects PublicationsResearch Staff

Functions of the Laboratory.

Design, development of medical devices for clinical use.
Transfer the technology of the device to industry for commercial production.
Work with the industrial partners for setting up the manufacturing facilities.
Faculty
Facilities
Facilities for design and development

CAD Tools and Prototyping facility

Facilities for prototype evaluation

Measurement of Flow, Pressure, Temperature, magnetic field strength etc.

Evaluation on Benchtop using water to In-vitro evaluation using Blood.

Data Acquisition and processing

Various Data acquisition systems

National Instruments PXI1042 system

Labview 7.0

Flow visualisation

High Speed camera

Evaluation tools for CAD, FEA and CFD

Pro E, AutoCAD, ANSYS, ANSYS CFX, ICEM CFD.

Electronic circuit Simulation

Circuirt maker 2000, ORCAD 10.3

Electronics and Instrumentation

Cathode Ray Oscilloscopes, function generators etc

Facility for ETO sterilisation
Services

Prototyping and evaluation of medical devices.

Projects/Consultancies
  1. Centrifugal pump for extracorporeal cardiopulmonary bypass
  2. Development of Left Ventricular Assist Devices (LVAD)
  3. Membrane Oxygenator
Publications
  1. Geometry optimisation of Chitra Centrifugal BloodPump for extracorporeal circulation, with the help of CFD studies 17th congress of the International society for rotary bloodpumps (ISRBP), October 2009 Singapore.
  2. CFD Studies with Chitra Centrifugal BloodPump for Extracorporeal Circulation - Preliminary Results ANSYS India Conference, November 2008, Bangalore.
Patents
Centrifugal Bloodpump
Hemoconcentrator
Membrane Oxygenator
Venous Reservoir
Bubble Oxygenator
Cardiotomy reservoir
Research

Medical Devices using Heat, Mass and Momentum transfer principles.

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