Research & Development Projects

R & D Projects

Details of completed and ongoing R & D Projects.

Ongoing Research Project [2017-2018]


Sl.No.


Name of the project


Sanctioning Authority /


Approval No. with date


PI / CO-PI


Amount (Rs. In lakhs)


Dept.

1

Study on the
Synthesis and Characterization of Size Tunable Quantum Dots for Renewable
Energy Applications

CSIR, Govt.
of India

03(1262)/12/EMR-II

dated
06.11.2012

Dr. Rajesh
Das

10.25

Appl. Sc.

2

Synergic use
of Multi-Sensor Optical and SAR Remote Sensing for Monitoring
Inventory-Based Multi-Scale REDD+MRV for Indian Forests

SERB, DST,
Govt. of
India


PDF/2015/000043

dated
12.5.2016

Dr.Abhisek
Santra

17.53

Civil
Engineering

3

Biorational
management of rice pests: evaluation of nanoparticle based and endophyte
mediated approaches

TAC-ISI,
Kolkata

PI: Dr. Abhisek Mukherjee, ISI, Giridi

Co-PI. Dr
Mukesh Singh

24.97


Biotechnology

4


“Investigations of the antimitotic property of Sulfamethoxazole (SMX) group
of drugs: Mechanistic actions and relevance as a lead anticancer compound”

SERB

FILE NO. EMR/2016/003657
dated 07.08.2017

Dr. Suvroma
Gupta

36.09


Biotechnology

5

“Modeling Runoff variability and predicted runoff condition of a
semi-gauged
river basin of
Tropical India as a response to climate change and transformed Landuse
Landcover (LULC)

SERB

FILE NO. EMR/2016/006380
dated 28.07.2017

Dr.
Shreyashi Santra Mitra

Dr.Abhisek
Santra

37.13

Civil
Engineering

6

“Modelling Urban Sprawl Dynamics of Howrah-Kolkata Urban
Agglomeration by Semi-Automated Impervious feature Extraction Techniques
using Multi-Sensor Remotely Senses Data”.

DST-SERB

FILE NO. EMR/2017/002838
dated 06.02.2018

Dr.Abhisek
Santra

Dr.
Shreyashi Santra Mitra

24.84

Civil
Engineering

7

Development of plant based assay system for primary screening of
lead molecule(s) from medicinal plants of Nagaland.

NER-BPMC,
DBT

02.04.2018


(Recommended)

Dr Siraj
Dutta along with Dr. Mondal of Nagaland University

40


Biotechnology

Ongoing Consultancy/Industrial Projects [2017-2018]


Sl. No.


Details of activities


Application made by


Collaboration with


Amt. involved

1

Development of roller ink for making plywood
and block board .

Dr. P.K. Khatua, Associate Professor, Applied
Science

M/s.Ranjan Engineering &
Constructing Pvt. Ltd.,

Rs. 50,000/-.

2

Industrial project on Development of low
cost BWP and BWR grade resin adhesive for plywood with Lingo-phenol [A
partial substitute of Phenol & Urea.

Dr.P.K. Khatua,
Associate Professor, Applied Science

M/s.Agarwal Chemicals)]

Rs. 8,10,000/-.

3

Development of fire retardant and medium to
high density jute-bamboo composite board.

Dr. Pijus Kanti Khatua, Associate Professor,
Applied Science Dept

M/s. Excel Composits Pvt. Ltd., Kolkata,

Rs. 1,00,000/-,

4

Development of Fire retardant and Glossey
Surface Composite Door and pannel,

Dr. Pijus Khatua, Associate
Professor, Appl.
Science.

M/s. Tuf Wood. & accessories

Rs. 50,000/-,

5

GIS mapping of different sectors within the
jurisdiction of Howrah Municipal Corporation (HMC)

Dr. Abhishek Santra, Associate Professor,
Civil engineering Dept.

WBEIDC LTd. (Webel). Govt. of India,

Rs. 1,35,35,882/-

6

Assessment survey including non-destructive
test and other relevant test of entire building for ascertaining structural
stability.

Prof. Ajit Lal Guha, Professor, Civil
Engineering,.

ICA Eduskills Pvt. Limited, 27, Netaji
Subhas Road, Kolkata- 700001

Rs. 40,000/-


Sl. No.

Name of the project

Sanctioning authority

Approval No. with date

Principal Investigators

Amount (Rs. In lakhs)

Department involved

Present Status

1 Modeling Runoff variability and predicted runoff
condition of a semi-gauged river basin of Tropical India as a response to
climate change and transformed Landuse Landcover (LULC)
SERB, DST EMR/2016/006380 dated 27.05.2017

Dr. Shreyashi Santra Mitra (PI)

Dr. Abhisek Santra (Co-PI)

 

38 lakhs Civil Engineering To be completed in 2020
2 Synergic use of Multi-Sensor Optical and SAR Remote Sensing for
Monitoring Inventory based Multi-scale REDD+ MRV for Indian Forests
SERB, DST PDF/2015/000043 dated 01.08.2017 Dr. Abhisek Santra (Mentor) 14.4 lakhs Civil Engineering To be completed in June 2018
3

Designing of Compact, Dual & Multi Frequency Broadband Microstrip Patch Antennas by Meandering Techniques and DGS Structures

SERB, DST

SR/FTP/ETA-0114/2011 dated 11.07.2012

Dr. Sunandan Bhunia

6.30

Electronics & Communication Engineering

Completed in March, 2015

4

Analysis and Design Substitution Permulation Networks Type Block Cipher (Reg. No. SERC/ET-0238/2011).

SERB

No. SR/FTP/ETA-0098/2011 dated 21.11.2011.

Dr. Jaydeb Bhaumik

6.30

Electronics & Communication Engineering

Ongoing

5

Study of Tubulin-Antimitotic compound interaction in search of novel active derivative targeting olchicines binding site on tubulin

Ministry of Science & Technology

BT/Bio-CARe/01/184/2010-11 dated 09.05.2012

Dr. Suvroma Gupta

21.71

Biotechnology

To be completed by June, 2015

6

Structural Investigation of the Global Virulence Regulator SarA From Strephyloccocus aMutants.

CSIR, Govt. of India`

37(1529)/12/EMR-II dated 02-04-2012

Dr. Keya Sau

18.64

Biotechnology

To be completed by August, 2015

7

Genotyping of cultivated Betelvine.

Science & Engg. Research Board, New Delhi

No. SR/FT/LS-102/2010 dated 16th May, 2012

Dr. Siraj Dutta

22.00

Biotechnology

To be completed by August, 2015

8

Development of Textured Transparent Conducting Oxide Thin Films for Solar Cell.

DST, Govt. of India

No. DST/TM/SERI/ 2K10/67(G) dated 26-07-2012

Dr. Rajesh Das

86.47

Appl. Sc.

Ongoing

9

Correlating Dilectric and Chemical Techniques for Comprehensive condition Monitoring of Complex Insulation systems.

CSIR Govt. of India

22(0605)/12/EMR-II dated 05.11.2012

Prof. Prithwiraj Purkait

7.31

Electrical Engineering

Ongoing

10

Study on the Synthesis and Characterization of Size Tunable Quantum Dots for Renewable Energy Applications

CSIR, Govt. of India

03(1262)/12/EMR-II dated 06.11.2012

Dr. Rajesh Das

10.25

Appl. Sc.

Ongoing

11

Development of an FPGA Based On-line Condition Monitoring Systems for Induction Motors using Advanced Signal Processing and Data Classification Tools.

DST

(New Delhi)

SB/S3/EECE/0172/2/013 dated 11.12.2013

Dr.Prithwiraj Purkait

23.60

Electrical Engineering

Ongoing


12

Application of Advanced Diagnostic Tools for Comprehensive Condition Monitoring and Life Prediction of Electric Motors.

DST, West Bengal

783(Sanc)/ST/P/S&T/6G-1/2009 dated 9.2.2012

Dr.Prithwiraj Purkait

7.69

Electrical Engineering

Ongoing

13 Heat & Salt tolerant microbial biofertilizers with improved efficiency to withstand environmental stress. DST, West Bengal 545(Sanc.)/ST/P/S&T/2G-1/2013 dated 13.10.2015 Dr.Pranab Roy 13.48 Biotechnology Ongoing