Ongoing Research Projects
Title: Design Intervention in Street Food Vending in Assam with special emphasis to packaging, display, cart design and space design for improvement of livelihood and hygiene
Principle Investigator: Pratul Kalita, Assistant Professor
Sponsoring Agency: Design Innovation Centre (DIC), MHRD

Title: Toolkit for primary school teachers to deliver Education for Sustainability with an activity based teaching approach
Principle Investigator: Sharmistha Banerjee, Assitant Professor
Sponsoring Agency: IIT Guwahati Start-up Research Grant

Title: Design, Production and Branding of Bamboo craft in Meghalay
Principle Investigator: Avinash Shinde, Assitant Professor
Co-Investigator: Ravi MOkashi Punekar, Professor
Sponsoring Agency: Directorate of commerce and Industries Shillong, Government of Meghalaya

Title: Design Intervention to ameliorate exposure to vibration during use of hand-held vibrating tools in unorganized sector (Stone-polishing work)
Principle Investigator: Sougata Karmakar, Assitant Professor
Sponsoring Agency: DIC, MHRD

Title: Ecosystem-based livelihood promotion in Mizoram
Principle Investigator: Avinash Shinde, Assitant Professor
Sponsoring Agency: UNITED NATIONS INDUSTRIAL DEVELOPMENT ORGANIZATION

Title: Learning Network on Sustainability of Product Services and Systems for Distributed Economies (LeNSin) for DE
Principle Investigator: Ravi Mokashi Punekar, Professor
Co-Investigator: Pankaj Upadhyay & Sharmistha Banerjee, Assistant Professor
Sponsoring Agency: Education, Audiovisual and Culture Executive Agency (EACEA)

Title: Improved packaging for long distance transportation of high value horticultural crops
Principle Investigator: Nanki Nath, Assitant Professor
Sponsoring Agency: DIC, MHRD

Title: Design Intervention in Street Food Vending in Assam with special emphasis to packaging, display, cart design and space design for improvement of livelihood and hygiene
Principle Investigator: Pratul Kalita, Assitant Professor
Sponsoring Agency: DIC, MHRD

Title: A Documentary film & Documentation of craft practices on the banks of Brahmaputra in Assam
Principle Investigator: Charu Monga, Assitant Professor
Sponsoring Agency: IIT Guwahati startup grant

Title: Design and Development of the Self Assistance Learning Robot for students as DIY kits for North East India
Principle Investigator: Charu Monga, Assitant Professor
Sponsoring Agency: DIC, MHRD

Title: Design intervention using Animation techniques in the field of Technology and Entertainment
Principle Investigator: Charu Monga, Assitant Professor
Sponsoring Agency: Microsoft Research

Title: Kanimuni: Game design for school education
Principle Investigator: Prasad Bokil, Assitant Professor
Sponsoring Agency: DIC, MHRD

Title: Design and Development of Interactive Application for Progressive Assessment of Patients with Cleft Lip and Palate (CLP).
Principle Investigator: Abhishek Srivastava, Assitant Professor
Sponsoring Agency: DIC, MHRD

Title: Design and evaluation of effective visual interactive voice response system
Principle Investigator: Abhishek Srivastava, Assitant Professor
Sponsoring Agency: IIT Guwahati startup grant

Title: Electric Vehicle for Urban Use
Principle Investigator: Abhishek Singh, Assitant Professor
Sponsoring Agency: DIC, MHRD

Title: Generation of invention reports on future of mobile communication
Principle Investigator: Keyur Sorathia, Assitant Professor
Sponsoring Agency: Nokia Global Patent Division

Title: Creating digital learning environment for design education in India
Principle Investigator: Ravi Mokashi Punekar, Professor
Co-Investigator: Keyur Sorathia and Avinash Shinde, Assistant Professor
Sponsoring Agency: Ministry of Human Resource and Development (MHRD), Government of India

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