Team AVAS
Team AVAS
SRM University
India
BALAKRISHNAN SOLARAJU MURALI
Chennai, India
  • India
    Michael Thomas
    Chennai, India
  • India
    Anita Mohil
    Chennai, India
Round achieved
  • 1Round 1
  • 2Round 2
  • 3Round 3

Their project

EnergyEnergy

Their project

Generation and control of power from Jet Engine exhaust using Thermoelectric SMA couple smart material.
  • 13 June 2013

    Great job everyone!

    Amazing presentations! Your passion and commitment shone through. The pressure now moves from you to the jury and what a difficult decision they have to make! Good luck everyone!
  • 07 June 2013

    Finished packing for France?

    Have a safe trip and good luck for next week! We are looking forward to seeing you in Toulouse. We will be posting a daily diary throughout the Fly Your Ideas Final and hope that you will contribute with your own photos and experiences!
  • May 2013
  • 21 May 2013

    Final Presentation: Initial Steps

    Pressure is on! as we are working hard to make a presentation that is attractive, concise, and simple to understand.
  • 18 May 2013

    CONGRATULATIONS..!!

    We hearty congratulate all the other teams which made it to the finals... Eagerly waiting to meet you all in Toulouse...
  • 18 May 2013

    ECSTATIC!!!

    We have finally made it to the finals.. All those days and nights spent have finally bore fruit..... but we haven't lost sight of our Final Goal. Next Stop: Toulouse!!!
  • 13 May 2013

    round 3

    round 3
  • 13 May 2013

    Won a new Badge

    You're officially a Fly Your Ideas finalist.
    You're officially a Fly Your Ideas finalist.
    A big Well Done as you are one of the 5 finalist teams. Don't forget to pack your bags as it's non-stop until the final now!
  • April 2013
  • 12 April 2013

    ROUND 3 DOCUMENTS SUBMITTED

    These few months have been times of great hard work and have taken their toll on us.. But we thoroughly enjoyed it and this has been a journey to remember... Thank You Airbus and Best of Luck to all competitors!!!
  • 08 April 2013

    Good luck! The deadline is approaching!

    You are nearly there! Don’t wait until the last minute to upload your files. We can’t wait to see your video!
  • 05 April 2013

    We’re awarding the most visited Team!

    You worked hard to keep us all updated, so now it’s time to award your efforts! The Best Teamline for R2 title will go to the team who received the highest number of visits during R2. Don’t miss out on the chance to be featured on Airbus TV!
  • 01 April 2013

    Moment of truth!

    Did you already start working on your video? At the end of R2 up to five teams will be selected for the video competition which will be decided by an online vote. Check out the tips in the Knowledge Centre to help you make a start if you didn’t do so yet!
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  • March 2013
  • 31 March 2013

    HAPPY EASTER GUYS :D

    Here's to rising after every downfall; which is the spirit of this holiday!!!!
  • 31 March 2013

    LETZ TRY HARDER !!

    One of the hardest decisions you will make in life is whether to walk away or try harder..
  • 30 March 2013

    PAPER UNDER PROCESS !!

    Writing a technical paper is not as easy as we thought it would be...
  • 28 March 2013

    NEW AGREEMENT ON AIRCRAFT NOISE REDUCTION.

    The noise reduction requirement will be applicable to larger aircraft in 2017 and smaller aircraft in 2020. http://www.adsgroup.org.uk/articles/33396
  • 28 March 2013

    TELECONFERENCE WITH THE EXPERT!

    Was a pleasure speaking to the expert and the mentor. They helped clear our doubts and now we have a clearer View of what to do.
  • 27 March 2013

    Looking for tips? Ask the Expert!

    Have you tweeted your questions for tomorrow’s live Twitter Q&A with Ian Lane, Composite Materials Expert @Airbus? He’s going to be online on 28th March at 3:30 PM GMT. Make sure to tweet to @Airbus using the hashtag #AskFlyYourIdeas. See you there!
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  • 25 March 2013

    Nozzle it!! CFD

    2 days of work got us so far.. And it reminds me that if you trouble the trouble, the trouble will trouble you!
  • 25 March 2013

    IPSC MAHENDRAGIRI.

    The Liquid Propulsion Systems Centre,is the "jet propulsion laboratory of india".All stage and engine related tests of ISRO's launch vehicle programmes are carried out here. http://www.isro.org/isrocentres/lpsc.aspx
  • 25 March 2013

    VSSC!!

    The Vikram Sarabhai Space Centre is a major space research centre of the Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO), focusing on rocket and space vehicles for India's satellite programme. http://www.vssc.gov.in/internet/
  • 25 March 2013

    INDUSTRIAL VISIT TO KERALA.

    Backwaters,coconut trees,cuisines from under the sea.Truly they say'Gods very own country'.On our college IV from the 13th to the 20th of March to the Vikram Sarabhai Space Centre and the Liquid Propulsion Systems Centre. It was a real delight.
  • 25 March 2013

    EXAMS!!!!

    A week long mental crusades,a war which was finally won!!! Yes,our exams! Kept us off the team line and on our toes. Heaving a sigh of relief,we are back. Stronger and Relaxed.
  • 20 March 2013

    Happy Day!

    Today we celebrate the International Day of Happiness. Fly Your Ideas is a big advocate of happiness! Together we can help travelers be happier and eco-efficient, so that a more sustainable world will also be a happier world. How are you celebrating?
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  • 14 March 2013

    Hey, Team AVAS!

    We miss hearing from you! Will you come back and share your progress with us?
  • 03 March 2013

    LEADERSHIP

    Former President APJ Abdul Kalam's moving and meaningful speech on Leadership
  • 03 March 2013

    RECAP..

    Compiling the research data from last week...
  • 02 March 2013

    BRUSHING UP CONCEPTS...

    We will have our meeting tomorrow at 3 PM at University Library Building..
  • 02 March 2013

    CONTROLLING THE NOISE

    check out these ways to reduce noise https://engineering.purdue.edu/~propulsi/propulsion/jets/basics/noise.html
  • 02 March 2013

    EXPERIMENTING

    Trying to study a sample material using UT..
  • 02 March 2013

    ULTRASONIC TESTING

    It uses high frequency sound energy to conduct examinations and make measurements. Ultrasonic inspection can be used for flaw detection/evaluation, dimensional measurements, material characterization, and more..
  • 02 March 2013

    HAVING FUN TIME

    Anita trying to calibrate the testing machine...
  • 02 March 2013

    VICKERS HARDNESS TESTER

    Curious to learn how the hardness of various material determined...
  • 02 March 2013

    LETZ EXPERIMENT IT !!

    Team AVAS thanks Mr.Maridurai, SRM University for explaining various experiments that we can try doing...
  • February 2013
  • 28 February 2013

    "GREEN CAMPUS COMPETITION"

    Check out the photo for ‘Green Campus’ competition in our facebook page...
  • 28 February 2013

    OFFICIAL Team AVAS FACEBOOK PAGE...

    https://www.facebook.com/pages/Team-AVAS/561975990492964?ref=ts&fref=ts
  • 28 February 2013

    ADITYA EASWAR

    I am in the 3rd of my Bachelor's in Aerospace Engineering. I'm in it to win it......GO TEAM AVAS!!!
  • 28 February 2013

    ANITA MOHIL

    Currently in my 3rd Year Bachelor's Degree in Aerospace Engineering... I love music and books. I am good at research and intend to put my heart and soul into this competiton
  • 28 February 2013

    BALAKRISHNAN

    Currently pursuing Bachelor's degree in Aerospace Engineering (3rd Year)... I love to travel, listen music, sky watching, giving innovative ideas, chatting with friends... Right now little busy managing Team AVAS... :p
  • 28 February 2013

    Michael V Thomas

    Currently in my 3rd Year Bachelor's Degree in Aerospace Engineering... I am diligent, hard working and have every intention to win this competition :D
  • 27 February 2013

    GROUP PHOTO

    Presenting Team AVAS...
  • 27 February 2013

    OUR FIRST TELECONFERENCE WITH MENTOR...!!!

    Extremely glad and utterly grateful to our mentor for extremely informative and helpful chat...
  • 23 February 2013

    PROPELLING FORWARD

    Propulsion is the most interesting stuff one can study......never get bored of it....
  • 23 February 2013

    ALL FOR ONE.. AND ONE FOR ALL

    Cross country skype meet with the fourth member of our team, Aditya..
  • 22 February 2013

    WELCOME BACK ADITYA!!!!

    Welcoming back the craziest member of our team, Mr. Aditya Easwar, right now in a student exchange program in NTU, Singapore
  • 22 February 2013

    CHECKLIST

    Aditya.....Check !!!
  • 22 February 2013

    FINALLY OUR TEAM THEME

    Vangelis - Chariots of Fire - http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TYJzcUvS_NU "Because sometimes inspiration go beyond lines..."
  • 21 February 2013

    PROUD OF MY TEAM !!!

    Having fun with you people... Keep going guys.... The most determined team i worked with... :-) Bala
  • 21 February 2013

    CHECKLIST

    Anita: Check!!
  • 21 February 2013

    CHECKLIST

    Bala: Check!!
  • 21 February 2013

    CHECKLIST

    Michael: Check!!
  • 21 February 2013

    IN SEARCH OF A TUNE.........

    We need a team theme!! Team AVAS report!!!
  • 20 February 2013

    BOOK-HUNTING

    A whole shelf of books to read, a so little time.....
  • 19 February 2013

    WE PUT THE 'FUN' IN 'FUNDAMENTALS'

    The fateful meeting where we began learning of the flow properties through a nozzle
  • 18 February 2013

    SHAPE MEMORY ALLOYS

    Magic materials- Materials that never forget
  • 17 February 2013

    The crux of our project.

    The secret of all effective discoveries is not creation of new and tricky concepts,but one of putting familiar concepts into new relationships.
  • 15 February 2013

    Meteor Shower!!!

    We missed the shower due to low visibility but our heart goes out to the people in Russia who were hurt today... Video Courtesy- Youtube
  • 15 February 2013

    IN SEARCH OF BINOCULARS....

    Trying to track "2012 DA14" tonight... 6 more hours... Aaaaahhh, I wish i could time travel...
  • 15 February 2013

    IN THRUST WE TRUST XD

    Expressing ourselves.......
  • 14 February 2013

    Good Guy Airbus :D

    We are incredibly grateful to the Airbus team for giving us access to such a wide database of knowledge :D
  • 13 February 2013

    HAPPY 50 !!!!

    Here we go.... after a lot of struggle.... Officially we have crossed 50 meetings from day one of FYI... :D
  • 12 February 2013

    Congrats Team AERODYNAMIX...!!

    Hats-off to the efforts made by you people... Keep up the good work..
  • 11 February 2013

    Round 1 Feedback received!!!

    We are extremely happy about the positive feedback we received from the assessors at Airbus!!! :D We intend to follow every suggestion too the letter
  • 08 February 2013

    WE ARE BACK !!!!

    These Exams had put us down, only for a while... We are back...
  • January 2013
  • 23 January 2013

    BRAINSTORMING WITH ACADEMIC MENTOR

    The first glimpses of our project plan appear......
  • 22 January 2013

    HERE IS WHERE WE ARE AFTER OUR FIRST ROUND 2 MEET

    We are confused, bewildered, we have no idea how to start...... Yet we are determined to produce a top rate research paper, no matter what it takes. WE ARE IN TO WIN!!! :D
  • 21 January 2013

    HILARIOUSLY HAPPY !!!

    Team Avas Journey to Round 3 begins...!!!
  • 15 January 2013

    round 2

    round 2
  • 15 January 2013

    Won a new Badge

    Congratulations Round 2 competitor!
    Congratulations Round 2 competitor!
    Well done on making it to Round 2. The competition is hotter than ever.
  • 06 December 2012

    Their project

    Generation and control of power from Jet Engine exhaust using Thermoelectric SMA couple smart material.
  • 06 December 2012

    Won a new Badge

    Round 1 documents submitted
    Round 1 documents submitted
    Now you've submitted your questionnaire - then Round 1 is complete - well done you.
  • November 2012
  • 30 November 2012

    Ready, Set, Go!

    You have registered and are ready to take part in Round 1 of Fly Your Ideas! Good luck guys!
  • 26 November 2012

    Sakthivel Kasinathan

    Is the mentor of the Team AVAS team
  • 26 November 2012

    Won a new Badge

    Expert help is at hand
    Expert help is at hand
    Good job! Your academic mentor is confirmed and you are one step closer to winning.
  • August 2012
  • 02 August 2012

    Anita Mohil

    Entered the Team AVAS team
  • 02 August 2012

    Won a new Badge

    Ready to go!
    Ready to go!
    Hooray - You have accepted the invitation of your Team Leader and can now take part in Fly Your Ideas.
  • 02 August 2012

    Michael Thomas

    Entered the Team AVAS team
  • 02 August 2012

    Won a new Badge

    In it to win it
    In it to win it
    Phew! You have registered and can now take part in Fly Your Ideas
  • July 2012
  • 23 July 2012

    BALAKRISHNAN SOLARAJU MURALI

    Entered the Team AVAS team
Team AVAS