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Projects Ongoing / Sanctioned

RESEARCH PROJECTS ONGOING – 2018

SI NO Project Title Name of the PI Department Funding Agency Sanction date Duration Amount in lakhs
1 Development of Graphene and Metal Nanoparticles Reinforced Flexible Polymer nanocomposites for Effective Electromagnetic Interference (EMI) Shielding Applications Dr. M. Basheer Ahamed Physics DST-SERB 5/18/2017 2017-20 28.01
2 Construction of optical logic gates using soliton collisions and study of electrical solitons in nonlinear transmission lines Dr. M. Vijayajayanthi Physics DST-SERB  2016 2016-19 32.44
3 Development of Hybrid Rocket Motor PI – Dr.P.N.Kadiresh
CO-PI – Sri NithyaMahottmannada
Aeronautical Engineering Aeronautical Research & Development Board, DRDO 12.05.2017 3 Years 09.83
4 Antimicrobial Efficacy and Mechanisms of Whole Plant Extract of Acacia Arabica with Triphala on Biofilm Forming Cariogenic Microorganisms Dr.Karthikeyan Ramalingam Life Sciences AYUSH-EMR 2016-19 2016-19 33.00
5 Synthesis of antimicrobial nanoemulsions for the treatment of multi-drug resistant ESKAPE pathogens Dr.Karthikeyan Ramalingam Life Sciences DST – SERB 2016-19 2016-19 23.28
6 Seismic Performance of FRP Confined Steel tube in-filled Concrete Columns Dr. P. Gajalakshmi Department of Civil Engineering Ministry of Earth Sciences, New Delhi 2014 2014-17 29.10
  TOTAL 155.66

ONGOING PROJECTS SANCTIONED AS ON 2015

S.No. TITLE OF THE PROJECT NAME OF THE PRINCIPAL INVESTIGATOR FUNDING AGENCY PERIOD GRANTS SANCTIONED(RS. IN LAKHS)
1 Seismic Performance of FRP Confined Steel tube in-filled Concrete Columns Dr. P. Gajalakshmi
Dept. of Civil Engg.
Ministry of Earth Sciences, New Delhi 2014-17 2910090
2 Applications of Gold Catalysis For The Synthesis Of Bioactive Heterocyclic And Natural Product Mimic Dr. K.Karthikeyan
Dept. of Chemistry
DST 2014-17 1966000
3 Bismuth titanate quantum dots for photo voltaic application Ms. R. Saai Harini
Res. Scholar, Dept of Chemistry
Women Scientist Scheme – DST 2014-17 1254000
4 Synthesis, characterization and optimization of QDs on TiO2 surface for quantum dot solar cells Dr. M. Asha Jhonsi
Asst. Prof. of Chemistry
INSA – INSPIRE 2014-17 1976000
5 GPX-1, gene polymorphisms and mitochondrial Ros signaling in cancer risk Dr. Soumen Bera
Asst. Prof. of Life Sciences
SERB – DST 2014-17 2470000
6 Synthesis of Novel Low Band Gap Polymer Materials for Solar Cell Applications Dr. Vajjiravel Murugesan
Prof. of Chemistry
SERB 2014-17 2378000
7 The Effect of A1 on TiAIN, CrAIN and ZrAIN coating using RF powered Magnetron Sputtering Dr. Beer Mohamed
Prof. of Mechanical Engg.
UGC-DAE – CSR Fellowship 2014-15 264300
8 Development of Oil Absorbing Polymer Product for Efficient Removal of Oil Spills in Sea Water Dr. R. Vasanthakumari
Director, Polymer Nano Technology Centre
NRB 2014-16 2004000
9 Development of Graphene – SrTiO3 based hybrid photocatalytic system for the production of solar fuels Noor Aman Ahrar Mundari
Prof. of Chemistry
SERB 2014-17 2498000
10 “Synthesis and characterization of multiferroic nanocomposites for functional applications” Ms. P. Komalavalli Women Scientist Scheme (WOS-A) 2014-17 1419000
11 Identifying the molecular basis of peroxidase activity of Peroxiredoxin 6 – An approach for designing Antioxidant Peptides and Inhibitors Dr. Md Khurshid Alam Khan
Asst. Prof. of School of Life Sciences
SERB – Startup Research Grant 2014-17 1430000
12 To Study the Effect of Diclofenac and Osmolytes on Protein Stability in Renal Dysfunction Dr. Shazia Jamal
Asst. Prof. of Life Sciences
DST – SERB 2014-17 1360000
GRAND TOTAL 40660590

RESEARCH PROJECTS SANCTIONED 2019

SI NO Project Title Name of the PI Department Funding Agency Sanction date Duration Amount in Rs.
1. Fault diagnosis on single stage helical planetary gearbox using machine learning algorithms Aquib Yousuf Aravind.V.K Aravinda Krishnan.A Farhanuddin.S.M. Syed Shaul Hameed  Department of Mechanical Engineering Tamilnadu State Council For Science And Technology 2019 1 year 7500/-
2. Phycoremediation of CO2 Level in sub urban area via CO2 Sequestration by native microalgae : an eco friendly approach Dr D Mubarak Ali M Santhosh Kumar A Aravindh School of Life Science Tamilnadu State Council For Science And Technology 2019 1 year 7500/-

RESEARCH PROJECTS SANCTIONED 2018

SI NO Project Title Name of the PI Department Funding Agency Sanction date Duration Amount in lakhs
1. Bio Incubator Grant
(Bio Nest)
Dr.S.Hemalatha SLS BIRAC, DBT, Govt of India 2018 2018-21 180
2. Endophytic diversity of herbal plant hibiscus Dr.Wasima SLS DBT 2018 2018 8
3. Evaluation of Sacrificial anode/ cathodic prevention/ Protection (SACP) systems for various types of concrete systems Dr. M.S. Haji Shiek Mohammed Department of Civil Engineering Industry Project 28.03.18 3 years 25.26
4. Corrosion protection and service life extension of reinforced concrete roofing systems in existing buildings Ms.Roopa Civil Engineering DST,SERB,TARE 5.4.2018 3 years 5.00
5. Structural Behaviour of Corroding Prestressed Concrete Systems and Extension of Service Life using Cathodic Protection Dr. M.S. Haji Shiek Mohammed Department of Civil Engineering Extra Mural research Funding 9.8.18 1 year 49.5
6. Light induced process of Hierarchical electron cascade system, Materials and Devices for Solar energy conversion Dr. AshaJhonsi Mariadoss Chemistry DST,SERB,TARE 5.11.18 3 years 16.8
284.56

LIST OF RESEARCH PROJECTS SANCTIONED 2009-2012

S.No. Project Name Project Scheme Year Name of the Co-ordinator Amount Sanctioned (Lakhs)
1 Development of high temperature Resistant Polymeric Nanofiber for flexible polymer electrode and membrane applications. DST-Nano Mission 2009-2012 Dr R.Vasantha Kumari, Head, Polymer Nano Tech 87.96
2 Development of polymer product for efficient removal of oil spills in sea water NRB 2009-2011 Dr R.Vasantha Kumari Polymer Tech 21.66
3 Anti jamming techniques for GPS/C/a Code receivers Armament Research Board, DRDO 2010-2012 Mr Thygarajan, ECE 25.78
4 Low loss and high shock absorbing potting materials for microwave applications Armament Research Board, DRDO 2010-2012 Dr S S M Abdul Majeed, Polymer Tech 8.15
5 3D magnetic field sensor using flux gate and hall effect technique for low magnetic fields Armament Research Board, DRDO 2010-2012 Dr K N Srinivas, EEE 8.9
6 Development of heating pads for soldiers in high mountain areas (Joint project with IIT Madras) DIPAS DRDO 2010-2011 Dr.R.Vasantha Kumari, Polymer Tech 3.96
7 Palladium catalysed Buchwald Hartwig coupling of 2-C hydroxymethyl D glycols and aryl halides : Synthesis of functionalized C – Aryl Glycosides DST 2010-2012 Dr Baghavathy Chemistry 42.6
8 A non enzymatic enantioselective design in the Wittig reactions and its application in the total synthesis of caprolactonis potential antineoplastic agents of marine origin WOS A DST 2011-2013 Dr S Mahasampath Gowri Chemistry 6.24
9 Seismic retrofitting of prestressed concrete beams externally bonded with fibre reinforced polymer composites DST 2011-2013 Dr J Revathy , Civil engg 22.16
10 Autonomic Power and Performance Management of Virtualized Data Centres Computer Society of India April 2011 to May 2012 Dr. R. Shriram, CSE 0.25
11 Content Based Information Retrieval for Tamil Tamil Virtual Academy September 2011 Dr. R.Shriram & Mrs. W. Aisha Banu, CSE 2.94
12 A novel access to indolizidines and quinolizidine alkaloids through stereoselective N-tethered intramolecular cyclopropanation of pyridine DST-SERB June 2012 to May 2015 Dr. J. William John Bosco, Assistant Professor, Chemistry 48.70
13 Wear behavior of duplex coated steels UGC-DAE Dr.R.Rajendran,Mech. Engineering 2.00 (per year)
14 Zeozymes as biomimetic catalysts for the treatment of organic pollutants CSIR October 2012 Dr. D. Easwaramoorthy, Professor, Chemistry, Dr. S. Kutti Rani, Professor and Head, Chemistry and Dr. I. Mohammed Bilal, Professor, Chemistry 13.21
Total value of projects Rs 206.55 lakhs

PROJECTS SANCTIONED DURING 1998-2009

S.No. Project Name Project Scheme Year Name of the Co-ordinator Amount Sanctioned (Lakhs)
1 Antennas for Satellite Communication Space Segment AICTE, MODROBS 1998-1999 Dr.K.Natarajan, Mr.Selvarani, ECE 7
2 Multi Channel ECG Analysis Using Neural Works AICTE 2000-2001 Dr.K.Natarajan Ms. Sumathi, ECE 10
3 Evaluation of Fibre Optic Modulation Multiplexing & Transmission Characteristics AICTE, MODROBS 2000-2001 Mr.S.Malarkkan, ECE 10
4 Cryogenic treatment of Steel Weldments AICTE,TAP TEC 2000-2001 Dr.Angamuthu, MECH 5
5 Fuzzy Logic Based Split Range in Control AICTE 2000-2001 Dr.T.Thyagarajan, EEE 2
6 Performance Study of Outdoor Polymeric Insulators AICTE 2001-2002 Mr.R.Raja Prabhu, EEE 6
7 Industry Institute of Partnership Cell AICTE 2002-2003 Dr.T.Thyagarajan, EEE 8
8 Cascaded Fuzzy controller for Combustion control of utility Boiler AICTE 2002-2003 Dr.T.R.Rangaswamy, ICE 3.7
9 Investigation of Dev.of Cost Effective Fiberglass Distribution Support Structure AICTE 2002-2003 Dr.T.Thyagarajan, EEE 9
10 Dev. and Character ization of Polyaniline based conducting Polymeric Nano Composite AICTE, TAP TEC 2003-2004 Dr.R.Vasantha Kumari, Polymer Tech 17.5
11 Entrepreneur Development DST 2003-2004 Dr.V.M.Periasamy Principal 8.77
2004-2005 6.77
12 Mechanistic studies on flame retardant glass fibre reinforced resin formulations foe low cost roofing /panel structure Naval Research Board 2007 Dr.R.Vasantha Kumari, Polymer Tech 14.29
13 Modernisation of Polymer Processing Lab AICTE 2007 Dr.R.Vasantha Kumari, Polymer Tech 6.07
14 Interactive Route finder (funded by Institution of Engineers) IE 2007-2008 Students Project, CSE 0.37
15 Development of heated gloves for soldiers in cold mountain areas (Joint project with IIT Madras) Defense Institute of Physiological and Applied Sciences (DIPAS) 2008-2009 Dr.R.Vasantha Kumari, Polymer Tech 3.96
16 Novel Polymer Electrolytes from Chemically Modified Electrospun Polymeric Nanocomposite for rechargeable Lithium battery DST 2008-2011 Dr. Abdul Kader, Polymer Tech 26.44
17 Optimization of Cryogenic Treatment for Engineering Materials. AICTE 2008-2009 Dr. Rasool Mohideen, Mech Engg 3