Purchase of MAJOR EQUIPMENTS under DST FIST Level - II



The Registrar, Pondicherry University, invites Tenders in sealed covers for Supply of MAJOR EQUIPMENTS under DST FIST Level –II 1.CCD CAMERA and 2.LASER POWER METER AND SENSOR. Tender schedule for the items containing full details along with terms and conditions can be had from the Information Facilitation Counter, Pondicherry University, Pondicherry-605 014. EMD for the items of 2.5% or Rs.50,000/- of the total cost by means of a Demand Draft payable at Pondicherry in favour of the Finance Officer, Pondicherry University, Pondicherry-605 014. The detail specifications of each equipment and the schedule can also be downloaded from the website and the DD as said above for tender form fees for each equipment should be included. For further details visit the University Website: equipment: www.pondiuni.edu.in and the links provided in the University Website.

The last date for submission of tenders is: 13.10.2011  Noon and will be opened on  the same day at 3.00 P.M.



DEPARTMENT OF PHYSICS: Specification of Instruments for FIST Level II 2011-2012

S.No. Description
1 CCD Camera:
  • High resolution CCD Camera (Min ) 1280 x 1024 Pixels resolution
  • Wavelength: visible & near IR
  • Element pitch (micro meter) typical 4 x 4
  • Color display, 30 frames/sec.
  • Variable scan rate
  • IR filter
  • Inter face: USB/GigE
  • External trigger facility
  • Real time graphical user interface
  • Laser based diagnostics, Digital Holography, Microscopy
  • Linux/Window compatibility
  • NI Lab view driver,
  • Any other Optional Accessories like C Mount lens to be used to ft Microscope
2 Laser Power Meter and Sensor
  • Wavelength Range: 300nm-1300nm
  • Power sensitivity .CW :1nW to 30 W (Combination of Optical sensor and Thermopile Sensor) with appropriate Neutral Density Filters (OD 3.in case of Silicon based Optical Sensor)
  • Typical Damage Threshold 10W/cm2 and 100W/cm2 with filter
  • Digital Power Meter compatible with thermopile and optical heads with at least 3 and half digit accuracy LCD Display
  • Power Meter Resolution  1pW (photo-detector);1mW (thermal) or better
  • Analog Output
  • USB/RS232 output to PC
  • Optional : Wavelength meter



I. General Information:

a) Last date and time of receipt of the Tenders: October 13, 2011 2.00 PM

b) Date & Time of opening of the Tender : October 13, 2011, 3.00 PM

c) Tender Document fee Rs. 250/-

d) EMD rates: 2.5% of the quoted price or Rs.50,000/-

e)   Two bid systems will be to be strictly followed, that is one for technical bid and another for commercial bid. They have to be submitted in two separate sealed covers.

f)   Quoting merely the lowest price does not confer any right to any bidder for award of supply order. The University’s Purchase Committee, reserves the right to select the quotation of any bid under the grounds of specification compliance, technologically, advanced quality, proven performance track record, brand reputation, service backup support & training, offer of additional / special features, Compatibility with the existing System, etc.

g)  The Tender Document Fee and EMD should be submitted in a separate cover super-scribing Bank Demand Draft and should be enclosed with the technical bid.

h)  The Photo Copies of the Bank Instruments on payment of EMD should be attached with each bidding cover.

i)  The tender / quotation must be submitted along with the stipulated tender document fee and EMD in the sealed cover, super-scribing “Bid for Cluster – Department of Physics”. The name and address of the bidder should also be mentioned at the “From address” space.

j)   The tenders should be addressed and posted to the following address by speed, registered post or by courier.

                                                        The Registrar
                                                        Pondicherry University
                                                        PUDUCHERRY – 605 014

k) Tenders will not be accepted through fax / e-mail.

II. Common Conditions (Import or Indigenous)

  1. Purchase of Tender Document:
    The Tender document can be downloaded from the University website www.pondiuni.edu.in or procured from the Pondicherry University on payment of fee as specified above, by means of a D.D, drawn in favor of the Finance Officer, Pondicherry University, payable at Puducherry. The downloaded application should be accompanied with the tender document fee, in the form of a Demand Draft.

  2. Price Schedule
    The rates should be quoted for a single unit and also for the total quantity required by the University. The price should include the Delivery, installation, training charges, etc. at the respective Department, Pondicherry University. The prices quoted shall remain firm until the product is supplied to the respective Department, Pondicherry University.

  3. Quoting the Core price & Tax, Duties, Discount etc.
    The taxes / duties / discounts, if applicable, are to be explicitly and separately shown in the bid


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Issuing Date: 
Issuing Authority: 
Dr.G.Govindaraj, Professor & Head, Dept. of Physics