Projects

1

Development of biodegradable polymer based controlled release fertilizers and pesticides for sustainable agro-economy BioPolyCRF
Funding Agency : Department of Biotechnology, New Delhi.
Principal Investigator: Dr. Vimal Katiyar
Starting Year: 2018-2021
Status: Ongoing

2

Investigation of kerosene sample for its Thermodynamic Properties
Funding Agency : M/S Jyothy Laboratories Ltd, Pondicherry 605 502.
Principal Investigator:
Starting Year: 2014-2015

3

Physical techniques for enhancing life of reverse Osmosis Membrane elements
Funding Agency : M/S Unilever R&D Bangalore 64, Main Road,Whiteefield, Bangalore-560066
Principal Investigator:
Starting Year: 2014-2015

4

Foam Control
Funding Agency : M/S Unilever R&D Bangalore 64, Main Road, Whiteefield, Bangalore-560066
Principal Investigator:
Starting Year: 2014-2015

5

Modelling and Simulation of Membrane Contractor for ?CO2 absorption in Amine
Funding Agency : Bharat Heavy Electricals Ltd., BHEL House,Siri Fort, New Delhi-110049
Principal Investigator:
Starting Year: 2012-2013

6

Preparation of a report on comparative evaluation of acoustic cavitation and hydrodynamic captivation
Funding Agency : Cavitation Technologies Inc
Principal Investigator:
Starting Year: 2012-2013

7

Investigation of given polymer samples to improve its Investigation of given polymer samples to improve its
Funding Agency : Jyothy Laboratories Limited, E.P.I.P. Complex, Amingoan, Guwahati
Principal Investigator:
Starting Year: 2012-2013

8

Investigation of polymer samples for its properties
Funding Agency : M/S Jyoti Laboratories Ltd., Guwahati
Principal Investigator:
Starting Year: 2012-2013

9

Development of Aluminium Degreaser and Shiner
Funding Agency : M/S Motii Chem Center, Guwahati
Principal Investigator:
Starting Year: 2012-2013

10

Video course development
Funding Agency : M/S Rajv Gandhi University, Hyderabad
Principal Investigator:
Starting Year: 2012-2013

11

Video course development
Funding Agency : Rajiv Gandhi University, Hyderabad
Principal Investigator:
Starting Year: 2012-2013

12

Evaluation of Coal Sample
Funding Agency : JUD Cements Ltd.,
Principal Investigator:
Starting Year: 2010-2011

13

Development of Solid Electrolyte for Carbon Dioxide Electroreduction
Funding Agency : Dr. S. U. Rahman, PhD, Assistant Director, Centre of Research excellence in Renewable Energy, King Frhd University of Petroleum & Minerals Dehran- 31261, Kingdom of Soudi Arabia.
Principal Investigator:
Starting Year: 2010- 2011

14

A study on Environmentally safe drilling practices & waste management in drilling activity in ONGC?s Assam & Assam Arakan Basin
Funding Agency : M/s Oil & Natural Gas Corp. Ltd., Assam & Assam Arakan Basin, Nambar ? 1, 3rd Floor, CinnamaraComplex, Jorhat 785 704.
Principal Investigator:
Starting Year: 2010- 2011

15

Pollution measurement on Insulation
Funding Agency : PGCIL, Hailakandi
Principal Investigator:
Starting Year: 2009-2010

16

Measurement of equivalent salt deposit density
Funding Agency : Power Grid Corporation of India Ltd, Hailakandi
Principal Investigator:
Starting Year: 2009-2010

17

Consultancy Service for Heat Exchanger Network Analysis of CDU-I, CDU-II of BRPL
Funding Agency : BRPL, Dhaligaon
Principal Investigator:
Starting Year: 2008-2009

18

Consultancy Service Package for Study on Assessment of Technologies for capture of CO2for Carbon Sequestration
Funding Agency : NTPC Ltd., New Delhi
Principal Investigator:
Starting Year: 2008-2009

19

Development of PSA process for separation of C5+ gases and water vapour from OIL's gas lift pipeline
Funding Agency : OIL, Dulijan
Principal Investigator:
Starting Year: 2008-2009

20

Development of Membrane Based Technology for the separation of coal from Organic Solvent
Funding Agency : TATA Steel Ltd. Jamshedpur
Principal Investigator:
Starting Year: 2008-2009

21

Evaluation of Coal Sample
Funding Agency : Vinay Ccement Ltd., Guwahati
Principal Investigator:
Starting Year: 2008-2009

22

Testing of material: GI Sheet Plain - 0.5, Zinc Coating of Grade 220
Funding Agency : Modern Prefab Systems Pvt. Ltd., Gurgaon
Principal Investigator:
Starting Year: 2007-2008

23

Synthesis and Development of Gel Based Iron Catalyst for Direct Coal Liquefaction at OIL, Duliajan
Funding Agency : OIL, Duliajan
Principal Investigator:
Starting Year: 2007-2008

24

Analysis of Xylene in RIP room for M/s Assam Carbon Pvt. Ltd.
Funding Agency : Assam Carbon Products Ltd., Guwahati
Principal Investigator:
Starting Year: 2006-2007

25

Heat Exchanger Network (HEN) analysis of Crude? Distillation Unit (CDU) and Delayed? Coked Unit (DCU) at IOCL, Guwahati
Funding Agency : IOC, Guwahati
Principal Investigator:
Starting Year: 2006-2007

26

Development of Light Weight Iron Removal Unit Based on the? Principle Developed by Defence Research Laboratory, Tezpur
Funding Agency : Ministry of Defence, Tezpur
Principal Investigator:
Starting Year: 2006-2007

27

Evaluation of Zinc Coating
Funding Agency : Central Warehousing Corporation,Construction Cell, Guwahati
Principal Investigator:
Starting Year: 2005-2006

1

Setting up a pilot plant for removal of C5+ hydrocarbons and water vapour from natural gas by adsorption process
Funding Agency : Oil India Limited
Principal Investigator: Dr. S. Gumma, Dr. B P Mandal, Prof. P Saha, Dr. B P Mandal
Starting Year: 75 weeks

2

FIST - 2nd Phase project awarded in 2017
Funding Agency : DST FIST
Principal Investigator: CL HoD
Starting Year: 2017-2018

3

Development of supported noble metal catalysts using surfactant assisted electroless plating process for the dehydrogenation of light alkanes"
Funding Agency : DST
Principal Investigator: Dr Mahuya De Dr. R. Uppaluri
Starting Year: 2014-2017

4

A computational study on the phase separation induced pattern formation employing ultrathin films
Funding Agency : CSIR
Principal Investigator: Dr. Dipankar Bandyopadhyay
Starting Year: 2014-2017

5

Concurrent electrochemical generation of hydroxyl radicals or its precursor H2O2?both at anode and cathode surfaces and its utilization in pharmaceutical wastewater treatment
Funding Agency : DST
Principal Investigator: Dr. A. K. Golder
Starting Year: 2014-2017

6

Poly-N-vinylamides Derivatized Fouling-Resistant Membranes for Industrial Application
Funding Agency : CSIR
Principal Investigator: Dr. M K Purkait
Starting Year: 2014-2017

7

Modification of polymeric membrane by blending polymeric nanoparticle
Funding Agency : INSA
Principal Investigator: Dr. M K Purkait
Starting Year: 2014-2017

8

Development of electrochemical reactor and solid electrolyte for efficient conversion of CO2into value added products
Funding Agency : DST
Principal Investigator: Dr. Anil Verma RG Uppaluri
Starting Year: 2014-2017

9

Stabilization of soft colloidal dispersions by mixed-surfactants: experimental and theoretical studies
Funding Agency : CSIR
Principal Investigator: Prof. Pallab Ghosh
Starting Year: 2014-2017

10

Process intensification of flotation by ionic microbubbles
Funding Agency : CSIR
Principal Investigator: Prof. Pallab Ghosh DR. Subrata Kumar Majumder
Starting Year: 2014-2017

11

Development of solar powered microbial fuel cell (photo MFC) for integration with photo fermentative biohydrogen production for bioelectricity generation (Multi Institutional Project)
Funding Agency : DBT, New Delhi
Principal Investigator: Dr.Anil Verma Dr. Lepakshi Barbora
Starting Year: 2014- 2015

12

Studies on Confinement-Induced Polymer Crystallization by Molecular Simulation
Funding Agency : CSIR
Principal Investigator: Dr. Ashok Kumar Dasmahapatra
Starting Year: 2014 - 2017

13

Identification of Competent Alkali-Surfactant-Polymer Formulations for Enhanced Oil Recovery of Assam Crude Oil (Joint Project between IITG & Dibrugarh University)
Funding Agency : DST
Principal Investigator: Prof. Ramagopal Uppaluri Dr. Pankaj Tiwari (Co-PI)
Starting Year: 2014 - 2017

14

Application of radioactive technique in design of CFB for higher production of propylene
Funding Agency : BRNS
Principal Investigator: Dr. Anugrah Singh Dr. Rajesh K Upadhyay
Starting Year: 2013-2016

15

Experimental and numerical Investigation of suspension flow in microfluidic bifurcation channels
Funding Agency : SERB, DST
Principal Investigator: Dr. Anugrah Singh Dr. Rajesh K Upadhyay
Starting Year: 2013-2016

16

Study of Interaction between Pneumatic Spray Nozzle and Bubbling Gas Fluidized Bed Using Radioactive Particle Tracking (RPT) and ?-ray Densitometry
Funding Agency : BRNS
Principal Investigator: Dr. Rajesh Kumar Upadhyay Dr Pankaj Tiwari
Starting Year: 2013-2016

17

Quantum chemical understanding of solvent extraction mechanism of metal ions in novel ionic liquid medium
Funding Agency : Department of Atomic Energy (BRNS)
Principal Investigator: Prof. Pallab ghosh
Starting Year: 2013-2016

18

Natural Gas Purification by CO2-Selective Silica Membrane
Funding Agency : CSIR, New Delhi, India
Principal Investigator: Dr.. Bishnupada Mandal
Starting Year: 2013- 2016

19

Quantum Chemical Understanding of Solvent Extraction Mechanism of Metal Ions in Novel Ionic Liquid Medium
Funding Agency : BRNS
Principal Investigator: Dr. Tamal Banerjee Prof. Pallab Ghosh
Starting Year: 2013

20

Ionic Liquid assisted Thermal Dehydrogentation of Ammonia Borane
Funding Agency : SERB,Govt of India
Principal Investigator: Dr. Tamal Banerjee Dr. G. Pugazenthi
Starting Year: 2013

21

Centre for Excellence in Research and Development of Nanoelectronic Theranostic Devices
Funding Agency : DeitY
Principal Investigator: Dr. Dipankar Bandyopadhyay
Starting Year: 2013

22

Design and Development of Intelligent Catalytic Nanobots
Funding Agency : DST NanoMission
Principal Investigator: Dr. Dipankar Bandyopadhyay
Starting Year: 2013

23

Development of Electrochemical reactor and solid electrolyte for efficient electrochemical reduction of CO2
Funding Agency : DST
Principal Investigator: Dr. A. Verma Dr. R. Uppaluri
Starting Year: 2012-2015

24

CO2-Capture by CO2-Selective Thin-film Composite Polymeric Membrane Containing Amine Carrier
Funding Agency : DST
Principal Investigator: Dr. Bishnupada Mandal
Starting Year: 2012-2015

25

Development of Degradable Polymer Based Food Packaging "Green-PACK"
Funding Agency : SERB, DST
Principal Investigator: Dr. Vimal Katiyar Dr. Amit Kumar
Starting Year: 2012-2014

26

A combined experimental and theoretical study on the instability and patterning of thin liquid crystal films
Funding Agency : DST
Principal Investigator: Dr. D. Bandhyopadhyay
Starting Year: 2010-2011

27

Novel supported ionic liquid Membrane for the extraction of endrocrine-disrupting chemicals from Aqueous solution
Funding Agency : DST
Principal Investigator: Dr. K. Mohanty
Starting Year: 2010-2011

28

Development and Characterization of Low cost Ceramic Composite Membrane for separation of Dyes from Aqueous Solution
Funding Agency : DST
Principal Investigator: Dr. G. Pugazhenthi
Starting Year: 2010-2011

29

Process intensification in drag reduction in high viscous multi-phase flow through pipeline
Funding Agency : CSIR
Principal Investigator: Dr. S.K. Majumder
Starting Year: 2010-2011

30

Optimized production of Bioethanol and Biohydrogen from lignocellulosic biomass in a fludized-bed reactor
Funding Agency : CSIR
Principal Investigator: Dr. K. Mohanty
Starting Year: 2010-2011

31

To strengthen the research activities in the area of "Fluid Mechanics", "Advance materials","Clean Energy" & "Simulation Studies"
Funding Agency : DST
Principal Investigator: HOD, CLE
Starting Year: 2010-2011

32

Optimization of Mass Transfer enhanced Electroless plating process parameters for Dense Metal Composite Membrane fabrication
Funding Agency : CSIR
Principal Investigator: Dr. R. Uppaluri (PI)
Starting Year: 2008-2009

33

Development of cost effective surfactant formulations for enhanced oil recovery of crude oil from assam reservoirs
Funding Agency : OIL Duliajan
Principal Investigator: Dr. R. Uppaluri (PI)
Starting Year: 2008-2009

34

Synthesis gas purification by CO2 selective polymeric membrane
Funding Agency : DST
Principal Investigator: Dr. B. P. Mandal (PI)
Starting Year: 2008-2009

35

Simultaneous Desulphurization and Denitrification of Diesel oil using Ionic Liquids with Quantum Chemical Prediction and Validation
Funding Agency : DST
Principal Investigator: Dr. T. Banerjee (PI)
Starting Year: 2008-2009

36

Nitration of Aromatic Compounds at High Concentration of Sulphuric Acid
Funding Agency : CSIR
Principal Investigator: Dr. P. Ghosh (PI)
Starting Year: 2007-2008

37

Self-Optimizing Control for Plantwide Chemical Processes: Impleting Economic Potential without Online Optimization
Funding Agency : CSIR
Principal Investigator: Dr. P. Saha (PI)
Starting Year: 2007-2008

38

Development of Direct Methanol Fuel Cell based on Hybrid Nafion Membrane
Funding Agency : DST
Principal Investigator: Dr. A. Verma (PI)
Starting Year: 2007-2008

39

Synthesis of a candidate surfactant for the membrane based separation of heavy metals
Funding Agency : CSIR
Principal Investigator: Dr. M. K. Purkait (PI)??Prof. A.K. Ggoshal (Co-PI)
Starting Year: 2007-2008

40

Study of Pure Gas Adsorption on Metal Organic Frame Works
Funding Agency : Rubotherm Germany
Principal Investigator: Dr. S. Gumma (PI)
Starting Year: 2007-2008

41

Development of Polymer Composites Bipolar Plate for Polymer Electrotype Membrane Fuel Cell
Funding Agency : BRNS, DAE
Principal Investigator: Dr. A. Verma (PI)
Starting Year: 2007-2008

42

Construction of Enzymatic Bio-fuel Cell for Biomedical Application
Funding Agency : DBT
Principal Investigator: Dr. A. Verma (Co-PI)
Starting Year: 2007-2008

43

Development of Enzyme Electrode for the construction of cholesterol Biosensor
Funding Agency : CSIR
Principal Investigator: Dr. A. Verma (Co-PI)
Starting Year: 2007-2008

44

Development of Direct Methanol Fuel Cell Based on Hybrid Nafion Membrane
Funding Agency : DST
Principal Investigator: Dr. A. Verma (PI)
Starting Year: 2007-2008

45

Development of Indigenous Technology for Fluoride Free Drinking Water
Funding Agency : DRL
Principal Investigator: Dr. M.K. Purkait (PI)
Starting Year: 2006-2007

46

Improvement of Existing Iron Removal Unit Developed by DRL, Tezpur
Funding Agency : DRL
Principal Investigator: Dr. M.K. Purkait (PI)
Starting Year: 2006-2007

47

Development of light weight Iron removal unit based on the principle developed by DRL Tezpur
Funding Agency : DRL
Principal Investigator: Dr. M. K. Purkait (PI)????Dr. A. K. Das (Co-PI)
Starting Year: 2006-2007

48

Thermal Analysis of a Graphite Heating Chamber
Funding Agency : DRDL
Principal Investigator: Dr. R. Uppaluri (Co-PI)
Starting Year: 2006-2007

49

Enhancement of Synthesis of Lipids from Microalagaen (Microalgal Oil) for Biodiesel Production: Optimization Using Mechanistic Approach
Funding Agency : DRL
Principal Investigator: Dr. V. S. Moholkar (PI)??Dr. M. Purkait (Co-PI)
Starting Year: 2006-2007

50

Study on Free Surface Flow of Concentrated Suspensions
Funding Agency : DST
Principal Investigator: Dr. A. Singh (PI)
Starting Year: 2006-2007

51

Binary Coalescence of Drops in Viscous Media
Funding Agency : DST
Principal Investigator: Dr. P. Ghosh (PI)
Starting Year: 2005-2006

52

Optimization Studies in Ultrasound- Based ADVANCED Oxidation Technology (Sonolysis) for Wastewater Treatment
Funding Agency : DST
Principal Investigator: Dr. V. S. Moholkar (PI)
Starting Year: 2005-2006

53

Development of a Genetic Model for Simultaneous Absorption of Carbon Dioxide and Hydrogen Sulfide into Blended Alkanolamines
Funding Agency : DST
Principal Investigator: Dr. B. Mandal (PI)
Starting Year: 2004-2005