Sponsored Projects

Sponsored Projects / Consultancy:



Sponsoring Agency

Sponsored Amount


Co- Investigators

PI or CO-PI; CO-PI name if not PI



1.  Design and development of real-time semantic segmentation networks and the corresponding FPGA-ASIC based hardware accelerators for possible deployment in commercial prototype for autonomous driving Science and Engineering Research Board, DST. Rs. 52.3 lakh Feb, 2023  Cont. Prof. S.R.. Ahamed  
2. Development of a prototype of disabled-friendly automatic virtual text-entry keyboard interface system Science and Engineering Research Board, DST. Rs.89.45 lakhs  April, 2019 Dec, 2022 Dr. Rabul Hussain Laskar, NIT Silchar.  
3.  Sign Language Translator for Identification of Health Conditions of the Deaf and Dumb Population for Medical Attention. Science and Engineering Research Board, DST. Rs. 68.00 lakh Feb, 2023 Cont.  Dr. Ram Kumar Karsh, NIT Silchar, India.  

Project with Argentinian trainers  on AR/VR under Ministry of External Affairs, DPA II Division

Ministry of External Affairs, Government of India under Indian Technical and Economic Cooperation (ITEC) Rs. 2.1 lakh  29.05.2022 11.06.2022 Dr. D.R. Neog  


Development of Indian Sign Language Education & Recognition Platform for Hearing Impaired Students of India.

Under National Mission Project on Education through ICT, MHRD, Govt. of India.

Rs. 237.86 lakhs (for the main phase)

 Jan, 2015.      

Feb, 2019.

Prof. P.K. Bora.



Development of Indian Sign Language Education & Recognition Platform for Hearing Impaired Students of India.

Under National Mission Project on Education through ICT, MHRD, Govt. of India.

Rs.132.00 lakhs (for the pilot phase)

 July, 2009.                                                  

Dec,  2014.                                                          

Prof. P.K. Bora.

7. Developing Suitable Pedagogical Methods for Various Classes, Intellectual Calibers and Research in e-Learning (Course: Computer Vision and Its Applications) National MissionProject on Education through ICT, MHRD, Govt. of India Rs.12.0 lakhs.    Mar, 2009.  July, 2013 Co-ordinated by IIT Kharagpur, India. Prof. A.K. Ray.


Development of Robust Document ImageUnderstanding System for Document in  Indian Scripts (OCR):     Phase-II.

DIT, Govt. of India.

Rs.28.75 lakhs

  Mar, 2013

 April, 2016.

Prof. P.K. Bora.

Dr. M.K. Bhuyan


Image IDGP: Image based Systems for Identification of Individuals, Breeds and Diseases of Pigs and Goats

 Media Lab Asia.

Rs.21.00 lakhs

  April, 2015

 Mar, 2018

Dr. K. Karthik


Modernization projects:

Co-investigator of the project entitled “Creation and modernization of Instrumentation Laboratory”, (A grant of Rs. 9 Lacs sponsored by All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE), Govt. of India.) , [Status: Completed].



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MODROB project for development of Instrumentation Laboratory. (Department of EE, JEC)

9.0 lakhs.

AICTE, India. F.No. /8020/RID/MODROB-13/2001- 02 dated 04.03.2002.


Consultancy Works: 

1. Consultancy for “Design for Central AC Plant or work ‘Provision of IGLOO type DBs at AF STN PURNEA”.

2. Consultancy for  “Construction of AC Fuel Tank repair workshop at AF STN HASIMARA” and “PROVN of ENGINE REPAIR SHOP (ERS) & APU at AF”.

3. Consultancy for “Construction of certain  Labs at AF STN Hasimara”.

4. Consultancy for "Assessment on connection of treated water from pressure filter to ELSR without Booster Pump".

Sponsored/Collaborative Research:

  • Reserach collaboration with Dr. Aili Wang for Consulting Project of Harbin University of Science and Technology, China.
  • 10 years continuous research  collaboration with Prof. Robert J. Woodham, UBC, Canada.
  • 15 years continuous research collaboration with Prof. Yuji Iwahori, Professor, Department of Computer Science and Engineering, Chubu University, Japan (MOU is with IIT Guwahati), Dr.Kunio Kasugai,  Aichi Medical University, Japan.
  • Research collaboration with Prof. Karl F. MacDorman, Professor, School of Informatics and Computing, IUPUI, Indiana, USA.
  • Reserach collaboration with Prof. Brian C. Lovell, School of ITEE, University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia.
  • Research in National ICT, Brisbane, Australia, Queensland Research Laboratory in the Safeguarding  Australia research program, Smart Applications for Emergencies (SAFE) Sensor Group, Sponsored by NICTA, Department of Prime Minister and Cabinet, Government of Australia.
  •  Research in School of Information Technology and Electrical Engineering, The University of Queensland, Australia, Security and Surveillance group of ITEE, Sponsored by DST, Government of India under BOYSCAST fellowship 2006-2007 and University of Queensland, Australia.