Inaugural  Function

 

Key Note Sessions

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Session

Key Note

Title

Speaker

28th Aug 2017 11.30 - 12.00 

1

Flow Measurement in An IIoT Digitized World ( Video Conferencing)

Mr.David W. Spitzer, Spitzer and Boyes, LLC, New York, USA

28th Aug 2017 12.00 - 12.20 

2

World’s First LNG Research and Calibration Facility

Dr. ir. P. Lucas,VSL Dutch Metrology Institute, Delft, The Netherlands

28th Aug 2017 12.20 - 12.40 

3

Primary Metrology of Low Gas Flow

Dr.Dominik  Prazak,CMI,Czech

28th Aug 2017 12.40 - 13.00 

4

Measurement Challenges: Oil And Gas Upstream Sector

Mr P.K.Dileep, Executive Director-Asset  Manager, ONGC

28th Aug 2017 13.45 - 14.05 

5

Efficiency  Measurements of  Hydro Power Station

Prof.Arun Kumar,IIT, Roorkee

28th Aug 2017 14.05 - 14.25 

6

Measurement with Real Time Validation to Improve Fiscal Metering Confidence and Get Uncertainty Under Control

Mr.Narinder Sharma , Mr.Hemant Narayan, eximp international

29th Aug 2017 09.00 - 09.20 

7

City Gas Distribution Scenario in the Country - Challenges and Way Forward

Mr.E.S.Ranganathan,MD,IGL

29th Aug 2017 09.20 - 09.40 

8

Competency Requirements for Flow Measurement Professionals

Mr Raman Chadda,Executive Director,E&P,GAIL (I) Ltd

29th Aug 2017 09.40 - 10.00 

9

 

Mr.A K Tewari,ED,Indian Oil Corporation Ltd

29th Aug 2017 14.00 - 14.20 

10

 Importance of Flow Measurement in Safe Reliable and Efficient Management of Major Cross Country Pipe Line Operations

Mr.U.S.Rao,  RGTIL,Mumbai

29th Aug 2017 14.20 - 14.40 

11

 IIoT and Industry 4.0 for Process Industry and Instrumentation

Mr.Kulathu  Kumar,Endress+Hauser(I),Pvt  Ltd

29th Aug 2017 14.40 - 15.00 

12

 Regional Rural Water Supply Scheme

Mr.Tejale    Narendra,SE,MJP,Thane

30th Aug 2017 09.00 - 09.20 

13

 

Dr. Richard Steven, CEESI, USA

30th Aug 2017 09.20 - 09.40 

14

Advancements  in   Flow  Measurement  of   Sodium  Cooled  Fast Reactor Circuits

Dr.K.K.Rajan, Independent Director, NPCIL

 

 

Technical Session - I

Custody Transfer Systems for Oil and  Gas

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Date:28/08/2017                                                                              Time     14.45 -15.45                                                                Hall-1

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Custody Transfer Metering

Pranali Salunke

Mahanagar  Gas Ltd, Navi Mumbai

2

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Review of Improvements of API MPMS 14.3 / AGA Report Nos.3, Part 2, 2016

R. Mascomani

Fluid Control Research Institute,  Palakkad

3

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DP Meter Verification System – Multiple Field Results

Jennifer Rabone

Swinton Technology Ltd, Malton UK

4

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Validation of Custody Transfer Metering Skid at Site after Laboratory Proving.

K.Suresh

Fluid Control Research Institute,  Palakkad

 

 

Technical Session - II

Legal Metrology and Proficiency In Flow Measurement

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Date:28/08/2017                                                                              Time     14.45 -15.45                                                                Hall-2

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Setting  the Standard - Integrating Meter Diagnostics into Flow Metering Standards

Richard Steven

Colorado Experiment Engineering Station Inc USA

2

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Inter Comparison of Flow Measurement Standards  at CMI and FCRI ,India

P.K.Suresh

Fluid Control Research Institute,  Palakkad

3

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New Generation Gas meters based on Thermal mass flowmeters : Calibration results in two accredited laboratories

Francesco Rampazza

MeterSit, Italy

 

 

Technical Session - III

Multi-Phase Flow Measurement and Flow Visualization

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Date:28/08/2017                                                                              Time     14.45 -15.45                                                                   Hall-3

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Challenges in Blending of Biofuels in Terminals

M.K Sreekumar

Idex Fluid and Metering Pvt. Ltd., Mumbai

2

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Empirical Model to Predict Freezing Time for Different Range of Def Tank Volumes used in SCR Systems

Sachin Sharma

Cummins Technical Center India Pvt. Ltd.,Pune

3

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Multiphase Pumping and Measuring Technologies as an Alternative to Conventional Production

Patricia Nunez Tucker

Inglotech GmbH(via eximp)

4

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Experimental Investigation of Wire Mesh Sensors (WMS) for Void Measurement and Visualization

Y.M Raghunath

Bhabha Atomic Research Centre ,Mumbai

 

Exhibition Tour

 

Technical Session - IV

Computational Fluid Dynamic Simulation-I

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Date:28/08/2017                                                                              Time     16.30 -17.30                                                                   Hall-1

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Numerical Investigations on Complex Flow Pattern Inside the Fuel Bundle of a LMFBR

Liju Krishnan.P

Indira Gandhi Centre for Atomic Research, Kalpakkam

2

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Simulation Head Loss in Trash Rack  Profiles- A Comparative Study

Jeethu Lakshmi.G

Govt Engineering College,Thrissur

3

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CV  Value Evaluation of a Globe Valve using CFD Analysis

Dr. Sreekala S.K

Fluid Control Research Institute,  Palakkad

4

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Simulation of  Flow through Microtube

Jouhara    M .K

Government Engineering College Thrissur

 

 

Technical Session - V

Flow Measurement  and Control – I

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Date:28/08/2017                                                                              Time     16.30 -17.30                                                                   Hall-2

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Development of Large Compact PM Flow Meters for Fast Breeder Reactors

Vijayakumar.G

Indira Gandhi Centre for Atomic Research

2

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Diagnostic Methods for Evaluating Performance of Turbine Flow Meter  used in Custody Transfer of Natural Gas

Rohit Malhotra

Gail India Ltd,Pata

UP

3

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FCRI Evaluation of  Orifice meter Validation System

Jennifer Rabone

Swinton Technology Ltd, Malton UK

4

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Ultrasonic Transit -Time Flow Meters for Pipes : A short review

Vikas Kumar Vidyarthi

Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur

 

 

Technical Session - VI

Process Measurements

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Date:28/08/2017                                                                              Time     16.30 -17.30                                                                   Hall-3

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Modeling of Electromagnetic Flow Meters for Reduction of Eddy Current Effect

T K Swain

Central Water & Power Research Station ,Pune

2

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Measurement of Temperature Variation in Water using Correlation Microwave Radiometer

Prasanna Venkatesan R

IIT,  Palakkad

3

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Establishing Primary Gas Pressure Standard Facility – (0.140 To 70) bar Gas Piston Gauge at FCRI and its applications

S.Srinivasa Pai

Fluid Control Research Institute,  Palakkad

4

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Development of Customized Thermo Wells for Enhanced Performance in Temperature Measurement

Md. Tipu Sultan

Bhabha Atomic Research Centre ,Mumbai

 

 

Technical Session - VII

Water Distribution and Water Meters

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Date:29/08/2017                                                                              Time     10.00 -11.15                                                                   Hall-1

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Water Meters for Smart Cities

Gopan C K

Fluid Control Research Institute,  Palakkad

2

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Intelligent Metering Solution for Water Management

Vivek Malhotra

ABB,  Bengaluru , Karnataka.

3

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Water Efficiency  Improvement by  Sub Metering & Continuous  monitoring - A Case Study

U.Muthukumar

Fluid Control Research Institute,  Palakkad

4

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Smart Water-Metering Approach with Diagnosis for Detection of Consumer Side-Leakage, Tampering and other Failures

Dr. M Suresh

Fluid Control Research Institute,  Palakkad

5

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Restriction Orifice for Equitable Supply in Water Distribution System

Dr.Jacob Chandapillai

Fluid Control Research Institute,  Palakkad

 

 

Technical Session - VIII

Flow Measurement and Control –II

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Date:29/08/2017                                                                              Time     10.00 -11.15                                                                   Hall-2

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Development of Differential Pressure based Flow Sensor using Pulsating Sensor Based Instrument for Low Flow applications with -In House  Built Calibration

M.P Rajniganth

Indira Gandhi Centre for Atomic Research, Kalpakkam

2

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Custody Transfer Systems for Natural Gas and Challenges in Measurement and Handling of Natural Gas

Rajesh Dure

GAIL India Ltd , Rajahmundry

3

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Mechanical Approach to Flow Measurement in an Induced Draft Evaporative Cooling tower.

Vardan Upadhyaya

Bentwood  Industries Inc

4

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Fundamentals of Coriolis meters for Natural Gas Measurement

Sachin Ingalekar

Emerson Process Management

 

 

Technical Session - IX

SCADA and Automation

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Date:29/08/2017                                                                              Time     10.00 -11.15                                                                   Hall-3

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SCADA (Supervisory Control & Data Acquisition) System at Mahanagar Gas Limited (MGL)

Sanket Kshirsagar

Mahanagar Gas Ltd, Mumbai

2

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Industrial Process Monitoring and Alert System using Wireless Technology

S.Rasathi

Indian Space Research Organization, Mahendragiri

3

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Demystifying  Integration of SCADA and IOT in an Industry

Prof. C. Subramanian

Aryanet Institute of Technology,Palakkad

4

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Application of SCADA in Valve Testing & Automation

Muthukumar. V

McWane India Pvt. Ltd.,Kovai

5

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Calibration of Electromagnetic Flowmeter Using Advanced SCADA System

Ali Abbas , Nitin kumar Jhankal

AHEC,IIT,Roorkee

 

Exhibition Tour

 

Technical Session - X

Custody Transfer Fluids - Challenges in Measurement and Handling

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Date:29/08/2017                                                                              Time     11.45 -13.00                                                                   Hall-1

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How to Perform a Lost & unaccounted for Gas Program

Renuka Mahale

Mahanagar Gas Ltd, Mumbai

2

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AGA / API Auditing Requirements of Fiscal Gas Metering Systems and FCRI Experiences

R. Mascomani

Fluid Control Research Institute,  Palakkad

3

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Case Study: Strategic Measures Taken at Indraprastha Gas Limited to Achieve Loss of Un-Accounted (LUAG) Less than 1%

Sushil Kumar, Davinder Paul Singh

Indraprastha Gas Limited, New Delhi

4

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Gas Chromatography and Sample Let Down System Conditional Based Monitoring and Live Uncertainty

Hemant Narayan

Measuremation ,USA (eximp)

5

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Servo Pilots for Self-Actuated Pressure Regulators in Natural Gas Application

Sakthivel

GAIL India Ltd

 

 

Technical Session - XI

Flow Measurement and Control –III

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Date:29/08/2017                                                                              Time     11.45 -13.00                                                                   Hall-2

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Acoustic Velocity Independent Ultrasonic Flow-Meter

Shalini

Bhabha Atomic Rsearch Centre

2

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Performance of Multipath Ultrasonic Flow Meter in Liquid Medium

K.G.Jayesh

Fluid Control Research Institute,  Palakkad

3

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Performance Evaluation of    Clamp on Ultrasonic Flow Meter

D.S Anil Kumar

Fluid Control Research Institute,  Palakkad

 

 

Technical Session - XII

Large Diameter Pipe and Open Channel Flows

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Date:29/08/2017                                                                              Time     11.45 -13.00                                                                   Hall-3

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Flow Rate Measurements in Canals and Large Diameter Pipelines using Radiotracer Dilution Method

H.J. Pant

Bhabha Atomic Research Centre ,Mumbai

2

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Development of Probe type Permanent Magnet Flow Sensor (PPMFS) for Large Diameter Pipe lines

S.Narmada

Indira Gandhi Centre For Atomic Research, Kalpakkam

3

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An Innovative Image Processing Method for Flow Measurement in Open Channels and Rivers

Dr. Issa Hansen/Ram Warriar

Seba Hydrometrie Gmbh & Co. Kg

4

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Optimal Approach to Calibrate an Annubar, for Very Large Fluid Flow

Rajiv.A

L&T Construction, Chennai

5

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Flow Measurement  in Large Ducts & Pipes

A S Murali

Fluid Control Research Institute,  Palakkad

 

Panel Discussion

 

Technical Session - XIII

Computational Fluid Dynamic Simulation II

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Date:29/08/2017                                                                              Time     16.00 -17.00                                                                   Hall-1

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Numerical and Experimental Study of Gas-Solids Hydrodynamics in Downer

Bhuvaneswari G

National Institute of Technology, Tiruchy

2

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Numerical Investigation of Piston Cooling using Single Circular Oil Jet Impingement

Balakrishnan R

Tata Consultancy Services  Ltd, Bangalore

3

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Computational Fluid Dynamics Simulation

Kamala Kannan K R

Mcwane India Pvt Ltd, Kovai

4

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Numerical Simulation of Flow Transitions in Continuous Flow  in a Partially Filled Rotating Cylinder

Somnath Chatterjee

Homi Bhabha National Institute, Mumbai

 

 

Technical Session - XIV

Valves and Controls

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Date:29/08/2017                                                                              Time     16.00 -17.00                                                                   Hall-2

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Molten Salt Flow Control by Passive Float Valve Technique for Solar Thermal Power Application

M.K.Sapra

Bhabha Atomic Research Centre ,Mumbai

2

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Improving Process Plant Maintenance & Reliability through Emerson’s Control Valve Condition Monitoring Service

Ronald Deepak

Emerson Process Management Chennai

3

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Tests on Active and Passive Valves for Nuclear Applications

Dr.S.Rammohan

Fluid Control Research Institute,  Palakkad

4

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Specialized  Valve Solution for Steam Engineering &  Process

Harish Kumar Wadhwa

Chemtrols   Industries Pvt. Ltd   Mumbai

 

Laboratory Tour

Cultural Program

 

Technical Session - XV

Computational Fluid Dynamic Simulation -III

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Date:30/08/2017                                                                              Time     09.40 -11.00                                                                   Hall-1

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Optimization of UV Lamp based Water Treatment Devices for Improved Effectiveness using CFD

Shivayogi Salutagi

Eaton Technologies Pvt Ltd, Pune

2

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FSI Simulation of Two Phase Flows in Rigid M-Shaped Jumper to Predict the Failure

Babin T

Kumara Guru College of Technology, Kovai

3

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Fluid Structure Interaction Modeling For Geroler Motor Performance Prediction Using FEA And CFD

Shivayogi Salutagi

Eaton Technologies Pvt.Ltd.

4

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Design Validation through Simulation and Experimentation-A Case Study of Combat Aircraft Fuel System

 

V.Krishna Prasad

Aeronautical Development Agency,(Ministry of Defence) Bangalore.

 

 

Technical Session - XVI

Noise And Safety In Fluid Handling

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Date:30/08/2017                                                                              Time     09.40 -11.00                                                                   Hall-2

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Fugitive Emission In Hydrocarbon Processing Units – Limiting at Source for Enhanced Safety

Sourav Mukherjee

Engineers India Limited, Haryana

2

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Aerodynamic Noise  in Control Valves Prediction & Experimental Studies inside  Hemi-Anechoic Space

Dhanya.M.P

Fluid Control Research Institute,  Palakkad

3

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Facility for Testing Innovative Safety Mechanism in Ventilation System of Nuclear Reactor Containment

Y.M.Raghunath

Bhabha Atomic Research Centre, Mumbai

4

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Smarter Devices in Pressure Venting and Process Safety

Dhanasekaran K

L&T Valves

Chennai

5

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Effect of Packing Material and Configuration on Isolation Valve Stuffing Box Leakage at Critical Operating Condition

S.Manikandan

Fluid Control Research Institute,  Palakkad

 

Exhibition Tour

 

Technical Session - XVII

Fluid Flow Calibration and  Challenges

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Date:30/08/2017                                                                              Time     11.45 -13.00                                                                   Hall-1

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Design Aspects of PVTt Primary Standard, Uncertainty and Traceability of 50 bar Calibration and Test Facility

R. Mascomani

Fluid Control Research Institute,  Palakkad

2

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Fluid Flow Calibration Facilities In India- A Case Study

Battal Singh

NABL, New delhi

3

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Calibration Parameters Impact on Accuracy of Gas Ultrasonic Flow Meter

V G Karthikeyan

Reliance Gas Pipelines Limited

4

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Influence of Reynolds number on Cd of Critical Flow Venturi nozzle and Validation with ISO standards

Mr. Sivaprakash.K.G

Fluid Control Research Institute,  Palakkad

5

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Analysis of Density Effects on Rotary PD  Meter Performance and Calibration

Mr. C B Suresh

Fluid Control Research Institute,  Palakkad

 

 

Technical Session - XVIII

Fluid Flow Calibration and  Challenges

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Date:30/08/2017                                                                              Time     11.45 -13.00                                                                   Hall-2

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Conversion Factors for Thermal Mass Flow Meters for different Operating Mediums: An Experimental Study

Mr. P.N. Unnikrishnan

Fluid Control Research Institute

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Modern methods of Flow meter Diagnostics in the Field

Mr. Hemal Desai

Endress +Hauser (India) Pvt. Ltd

3

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Site Calibration of Radar Type Ultrasonic Flow Meter Using ADCP

Mr. Abdul Rahiman

Central Water & Power Research Station ,Pune

 

 

Technical Session - XIX

Performance Assessment of Flow Measurement and Control Systems 

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Date:30/08/2017                                                                              Time     14.00 -15.00                                                                   Hall-1

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Quality Assurance and Calibration of High Pressure Natural Gas Fiscal Meters

Mr. R. Mascomani

Fluid Control Research Institute,  Palakkad

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Comparisons of Ultrasonic and Orifice Meter Responses to Wet Natural Gas Flow

Dr. Richard Steven

Colorado Experiment Engineering Station Inc USA

3

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Improving Measurement Uncertainty in Fiscal Measurement Systems

Mr. G J Karthikeyan

Gail India Ltd

4

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Investigations on Entrainment of Surrounding Fluid in Jet Flow

Mr. Pramod Kuntikana

Indian Institute of Technology, Bombay

 

 

Technical Session - XX

Pumps, Turbines and Compressors

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Date:30/08/2017                                                                              Time     14.00 -15.00                                                                   Hall-2

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Sound Quality Improvement Through Tonal Noise Reduction of an Oil Free Screw Air Compressor with an Extended Bandwidth Tuned Resonator.

Mr. M. Jeyaselvan

Elgi Equipment Ltd, Coimbatore

2

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Design Methodology and Structural analysis of Cross Flow Turbine

Mr. Tamil Chandran

Fluid Control Research Institute,  Palakkad

3

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Performance analysis of the Centrifugal Pump Impeller by Changing the Vane Profile

Mr. Krishna Kumar

P.S.G College of Technology, Coimbatore

4

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Index Test by Winter Kennedy Method in Lift Irrigation Scheme Pumps

Mr. Rakshit Koranne

BHEL,Bhopal

 

Exhibition Tour

 

Valedictory Function