Sponsored Projects

This Department is recently funded  by Department of Science & Technology (DST), Government of India, under “Fund for  Improvement  of   S & T Infrastructure in Universities and Higher Educational Institutions"  (FIST) for five years (2008-2012)

Name of the Investigator

Title of the project and duration

Funding Agency

Dr. T. Balasubramanian

Development of a Stable Six Degree Platform (Stewart’s Platform) for Motion in Unstructured Environment.

(2004-2007)

Study of protein drug interaction- a computational approach
(1999-2002)

MHRD

Dr. D. Sastikumar

Design of Thickness and Micro - displacement Photonic Sensors.

(2001-2003)

MHRD

Laser Surface Alloying of Aluminium - silicon Alloy with Silicon Nitride

(2002-2004)

MHRD

Metal Carbide composite layer formation on aluminium alloy by laser processing

(2003-2005)

DST

Laser surface Alloying of Aluminium alloy and stainless steel with Cr and SiC. 

(2002-2005)

CSIR

Modernization of Non-Destructive Testing Laboratory.

(2004 -2006 )

MHRD

Design of fiber optic sensors for measuring thickness of thin transparent materials and on-line monitoring of refractive index of liquids.

(2004-2006)

MHRD

Dr. A.R. Ganesan

Development of a Phase sensor for Adaptive Optics Applications

(2000-2002)

IRDE, DRDO

Closed Loop Laser Beam Setting Steering system with Tip-Tilt Mirror for Adaptive Optics.

(2002-2003)

IRDE, DRDO

Investigations in Optical Wave front Sensing Schemes

(2003-2006)

IRDE, DRDO

Dr. S. Parthasarathy

Bifurcations and Chaos in periodically pulsed Nonlinear Electronic Circuits.

(2002-2005)

DRDO

Non linear dynamics of pulsed chaotic circuits – Application to chaotic secure Communication.

(2004-2007)

CSIR

Dr. M. Ashok

Nano-Porous Hydroxyapatite Nanocomposite For Tissue Engineering Applications.     

(2006-2009)

DST-SERC

Dr. A. Chadra Bose

Development of Micro plasma spraying Technique for the preparations of Nanomaterials

(2007-2010) 

DST-SERC

Dr. N. V. Giridharan

Realization of crack free thick film PZT for the Application to Piezo Cantilever Fabrication

( 2007-2010)

   DST

Dr. R. Justin Joseyphus 

 Development of Magnetic Nanoparticles for Detoxification and Drug Delivery (2008-11)

DST-SERC

Dr. A. Chandra Bose

 Development and Characterization of one-dimensional oxide nanomaterials for gas sensing applications

(2008-11)

NRB

Dr. N. Gopalakrishnan

Co-doping and bandgap engineering in ZnO thin films for optoelectronic applications (2008-11)

DRDO

Dr. S. Gokul Raj

 Exploration of Multiferroism in Rare Earth Manganites for Electric and Magnetic Storage Applications

(2008-11)

DST-SERC

Dr. A. Chandra Bose

Dr. R. Justin Joseyphus

(Co-investigators)

Synthesis and characterization of nanomaterials for engineering applications (2009-2012)

DST-Nanomission

Dr. B. Karthikeyan

Synthesis and exciton dynamic study on semiconductor quantum dot nanocomposite particles (2009-2012)

DST-SERC