Publication of the proceedings of IAHR-Asia 2021

The news about the event can be read in this link The selected papers are now published in IOP Conference Series: Earth and Environment Science Volume 1037. There are 65 published papers in total divided in 5 themes: Hydraulic turbines and design optimization, Sediment erosion and cavitation, Pump and pump turbines, Computational and experimental techniques and Sustainable energy and integrated […]

Workshop on Francis turbines and Centrifugal pumps on April 28, 2022

A one-day workshop on Francis turbines and Centrifugal pumps was conducted on April 28, 2022 at Himalaya Hotel, Kathmandu. The workshop was aimed to share the experiences of design, manufacturing, installation and testing works related to Francis turbines and pumps by Turbine Testing Lab through EnergizeNepal and HydroCen (FranSed) projects. The workshop was attended by […]

Application call for Internships at Turbine Testing Laboratory (TTL)

TTL invites interested candidates from all the 4th year undergraduate students of Department of Mechanical Engineering for the following internship positions. Number of available positions : 7 Duration                                  : Three months Location                                  : Turbine Testing Lab, KU Topics: Performance investigation of Pump as Turbine (1) Experiments in Rotating Disc Apparatus and development of erosion […]

Release of the International Symposium, CRHT-X, by web-based methods

The 10th series of the annual event of the Turbine Testing Lab at KU, “Current Research in Hydropower Technologies, CRHT-X” has been organized by web-based methods.  This event which was scheduled on 31 March 2020 was postponed due to COVID-19. After investigation and discussions on the several available options, the Web Release of CRHT-X page with […]

Call for papers and presentation for CRHT-X International Symposium (31st March 2020)

Turbine Testing Lab is organizing a one day International Symposium on “Current Research in Hydropower Technologies, CRHT-X” which is the Tenth series in itself. The scope of symposium is focused on research or research orientated academic activities related to hydropower systems. The main objective of this symposium is to bring researchers, students and professionals working […]

TTL organized a training on “Advancement in Turbine and Hydropower Technology

 Turbine Testing Lab organized one day training on “Advancement in turbine and hydropower technology (ATHT) on 21stMarch, 2018 in Kathmandu University, Dhulikhel. ATHT is a one day training program emphasized for a closed group of staffs and students working in the field of research and development of hydropower and hydro-turbines. The objective of this training program […]

International Symposium on Hydraulic Machines-VIII’ 18 organized at Kathmandu University

 International symposium on “Current Research in Hydraulic Turbines” was held for the eighth time on 20th March, 2018 as CRHT-VIII after the successful completion of the previous seven events in 2010, 2011, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016 and 2017. Other renewable energy source was included as additional topics for the symposium.    It was a one-day program which was […]

Dr. Neopane and research fellows from TTL participated in a Workshop at IIT Roorkee, India

Dr. Hari Prasad Neopane, Associate Professor & Head, Department of Mechanical Engineering together with his research fellows (Mr. Ram Lama, PhD candidate and Mr. Dadi Ram Dahal, M.S. by Research candidate at TTL) represented Kathmandu University in “Workshop on Hydro abrasive erosion in hydro plants” at IIT Roorkee. The event was organized by Alternate Hydro Energy […]