Externally Funded Projects

 

Sl. No.

Project Title

Principal Investigator

Funding Agency

& Amount

Duration

1

Implementation of magnetic induction (MI) based wireless underground sensor network (WUSN) system for smart irrigation Dr. S. Sakthivel MuruganECE

TNSCST

Rs.7.35 Lakh

2017 – 2019

(Two Years)

2.

Design and Development of Energy Efficient Permanent Magnet Assisted Reluctance Motor Drives for Pump Application Dr. V. KamarajEEE

DST-SERB

Rs.20 Lakh

2017-2020

(Three Years)

3 Near UV excitable, rare earth / transition metal ions activated Ba₂CaZn₂Si₆O₁₇ Phosphor for White Light Emitting Diode Applications Dr. S. Masilla Moses KennedyPhysics

DST-SERB

16.7 Lakh

2017-2020

(Three Years)

4. Development of ultra low thermal conductivity high performance thermoelectric TIBiSe2 and TIBiS2 Single crystals Dr. K. AravinthPhysics

DST-SERB

Rs.15 Lakh

2017-2020

(Three Years)

5 Omni-Directional to Directional Pattern Switching Patch Antenna for Wireless Sensor Nodes at Reactor Containment Building Dr. B. SreejaDr. S. RadhaECE

BRNS

Rs. 25 Lakh

2017-2020

(Three Years)

6 Understanding the Structure Function Relationship of the Natural Anticoagulant ZPI, a Member of Serpin Superfamily Dr.Tanushree, Chemistry

DST-SERB

Rs.10 Lakh

2017-2020

(Three Years)

7 Potential applications of ionic liquids in CO2 capture process for sustainable energy and environment Dr. J. DhanalakshmiDr.B.AmbedkarChemical

DST-SERB (ECR)

Rs. 11.75 Lakh

11-01-2017

(3 Years)

8 Potential Applications of Mega – Sonics (High frequency ultrasound) in CO2 capture solvents regenerations: An initial approach Dr. B. AmbedkarChemical

DST-SERB (EEQ)

Rs. 21.36 Lakh

08-12-2016

(3 Years)

9 Impact of climate change and chloride induced corrosion damage risks of concrete infrastructure deterioration along coastal regions of India Dr. S. MuthulingamCivil

SERB – DST

Rs.33.32 Lakh

2017-2020

(3 years)

10 HMM-based Text-to-Speech Synthesis System for Malaysian Tamil Dr. T. NagarajanDr. P. VijayalakshmiIT & ECE

Murasu Sys  SdnBhd, Malaysia

Rs. 4 Lakh

Nov. 2016 – Jul. 2017

9 Months

11. Investigations on Wire Electrical Discharge Machining (WEDM) of low conductive materials Dr. G. SelvakumarMechanical

SERB

Rs.32 Lakh

2017-2019

3 Years

12 Design, development and implementation of networked reconfigurable in-pipe robots for inspection and scavenging  applications Dr.G.Satheesh KumarMechanical

SERB

Rs.40 Lakh

2017-2019

3 Years

13 Design and development of a computer controlled system for the production of textile antennas and sensor Dr. Esther FlorenceECE

SERB

Rs.29.62 Lakh

2017-2019

14 Investigation on rare earth doped CsI single crystals for scintilation applications Dr.N.P.RajeshProf.P.RamasamySSN RC

SERB

Rs.30.0 Lakh

2017-2019

15 Fabrication of stable Perovskite solar cells using inorganic hole transport materials Dr.M.Senthil PandianProf.P.RamasamySSN RC

DST-SERI

Rs.75.0 Lakh

2017-2020

16 The feasibility of band width enhancement of reflect array antenna at Ku band for conventional and shaped beams Dr.K.T.SelvanECE

ISRO

Rs.12.81 Lakh

2017-2019

17 Speech-input speech-output communication aid for speakers with cerebral palsy Dr.P.VijayalakshmiDr. T. NagarajanECE

DST- SEED – TIDE

Rs.13.72 Lakh

2017-2019

18 A study on fuzzy hidden markov chain with states depending on observation Dr.V.SharmilaDr.R.SujathaMathematics

DST-WOS

Rs.13.91 Lakh

2015-2018

3 Years

19 Creation of design and fabrication lab for experimental learning Dr.V.E.AnnamalaiMechanical

AICTE-MODROBS

Rs.5.94 Lakh

2014-2015

1 Year

20 Growth and characterization of defect controlled topological insulator Bi2Te2Se and Bi2-xSbxTe3-ySey single crystals Dr.G.Anandha BabuDr.P.Ramasamy

DST-SERB

Rs.18.80 Lakh

2016-2018

3 Years

21 Speech Enable Interactive Enquire System In Tamil Prof. T. NagarajanIT

TVA

Rs.9.52 Lakh

2016

6 Months

22 Friction surfacing for repair of  alloy 718 components Dr. R. DamodaramMechanical

DST-SERB

Rs.27.89 Lakh

2016-2018

3 Years

23 Growth of direction controlled homogenous mixed crystals for optical applications Dr.P.RajeshPhysicsDr.P.Ramasamy

SSN RC

CSIR

Rs.20.0 Lakh

2016-2018

3 Years

24 Design and development of Axial Flux Switched Reluctance Motor based Battery Operated Vehicle Dr.P.SaravananEEE

DST-SERB

Rs.43.0 Lakh

2016-2018

3 Years

25 High Quality Unidirectional 4-Nitrophenol Derivative Single Crystals for SHG Device Applications Dr.M.Senthil PandianDr.P.RamasamySSN RC

BRNS

Rs.25.82 Lakh

2016-2018

3 Years

26 Reclamation Of Abrasives From Bonded Coated And Sanitary Ware Rejects Dr.V.E.AnnamalaiMechanical

DST

Rs.74.16 Lakh

2016-2019

3 Years

27 Investigation on the effect of gene and protein mutants in the onset of neuro-degenerative brain disorders (alzheimers’ disease and parkinson’s disease): a computational study Dr.Shomona Gracia JacobCSE

DST-SERB

Rs.16.10 Lakh

2015-2018

(Three years)

28 Solvent screening, Synthesis, Characterization and Application of potential solvent for removal of endocrine disrupts chemicals from water matrices Dr.R.AnantharajChemical

DST-SERB

Rs.16.61 Lakh

2015-2018

(Three years)

29 Design and development of novel handle shapes to overcome vibration discomfort. Dr.M.S.AlphinMechanical

DST-SERB

Rs.18.86 Lakh

2015-2018

(Three years)

30 Study of mechanical properties and surface features of steels quenched in CNT nanofluids. Dr.K.BabuMechanical

AICTE

Rs.8.47 Lakh

2015-2018

(Three years)

31 Design and development of flywheel based power conditioning system for a renewable energy fed microgrid Ms.M.VijayalakshmiDr.R.RamaprabhaEEE

DST

20.00

2015 – 2018

Three years

32 Design and development of hybrid switched reluctance motor drive Dr.M.BalajiEEE

DST

22.90

2015 – 2018

Three years

33 Development of Lead free piezoelectric 0.94 Na0.5Bi0.5TiO3-0.06 BaTiO3 single crystals for transducer applications PI : Dr.G.Anandha babuCo-PI: Dr. P. Ramasamy

DRDO

Rs. 50.25 Lakh

2015-2018

(Three years)

34 Nano catalyst embedded hierarchically porous carbon air cathode for Li/Air rechargeable batteries Dr.Siluvai MichaelChemistry

DST

39.02

2014 – 2017

Three years

35 Synthesis of mesoporous one dimentional TiO2 and ZnO2 nanostructures and their characterization  for Dye synthesized solar cell Prof.P.RamasamyDean(Research)Dr.M. Senthil Pandian

UGC-DAE CSR /

Rs.10.76 Lakh

2014-2017

(Three years)

36 Investigation on thermally stable polyanion electrodes for Li-ion batteries Dr.Siluvai MichaelChemistry

NRB

24.9 Lakh

2014 – 2017

Three years

37 Development of improved DS process for mc-Si wafers and their application to Solar Cells Dr.P.Ramasamy Dr.G.Anandha Babu

MNRE

465.00 Lakh

2014 – 2018

4 years

38 Fabrication of solid sate synthesis solar cell for stability enhancement and improved performance. Prof.P.RamasamyDean(Research)Dr.M. Senthil Pandian

DST-SERI

Rs.73.26 Lakh

2014-2017

(Three years)

39 Novel fused converter for hybrid wind solar systems for powering rural telephony Dr. V. RajiniEEE

MNRE

34.00 Lakh

2014 – 2016

Two Years

40 Reliability of safety critical system using Markov model Dr.R.SujathaDr.NarasimhanMathematics

AERB

5.81 Lakh

2014 – 2017

Three years

41 Reliability of Fuzzy Hidden Markov Model & Intuitionistic Fuzzy Markov Model Dr.R.SujathaMathematics

DST – SERB

10.14 Lakh

2014 – 2017

Three years

42 Development and characterization of PMN-PT single crystals for under water applications Dr. N.P. RajeshDr. Prita NairPhysics

DST-SERB

Rs.36 Lakh

2014 – 2017

(Three Years)

43 Industry Institution Interaction Partnership Programme Dr. Ve. Annamalai,Mechanical

AICTE

Rs.11 Lakh

2013 – 2016

(Three Years)

44 Magnetic Moulding of AI/SiCp metal Matrix Composites – Start-up Research Grant (Young Scientists) Dr. B. Anand RonaldMechanical

DST

9.26Lakh

2013 – 2016

(Four Years)

45 Unidirectional and bulk growth of high quality nonlinear optical (NLO) 2-amino-5-nitropyridinium (2A5NP) derivative single crystals for second harmonic generation (SHG) device applications. Dr.M.Senthil PandianSSN RC

DST-SERB

16.68 Lakh

2013 – 2017

(Four Years)

46 Modernization of High Voltage Lab as a Unified Power Engg. Lab with Eeectromechanical energy conversion, power electronics and power systems experiments Dr. V. RajiniEEE

AICTE

Rs.19.51 Lakh

2013

(One Year)

47 FIST Programme – To strengthen Research Facilities Dr. S. RadhaECE

MST – DST

Rs.50 Lakh

2013 – 2018

48 Experimental and finite element investigations of the machining process with composite materials Dr.K.S.Vijay SekarMechanical

AICTE Rs.18.65 Lakh

2013 – 2016

(Three years)

49 Development of cascaded Z-source multilevel inverter for photovoltaic applications Dr.R.SeyezhaiEEE

AICTE

Rs.23.83 Lakh

2013 – 2016

(Three years)

50 Development of High Quality Direction Controlled Lithium Iodate and Lithium Sulphate Single Crystals for Nonlinear Optical applications Dr.P.Rajesh, PhysicsDr. P. Ramasamy, Dean(Research)

BRNS

Rs.23.00 Lakh

2013 – 2016

(Three years)

51 Crystal growth of alkaline earth halide and cesium based alkaline earth halide scintillation crystals for gamma ray spectroscopy Dr.G.Anandha Babu, PhysicsDr. P. Ramasamy, Dean(Research)

BRNS

Rs.24.82 Lakh

2013 – 2016

(Three years)

52 “Investigationon Crystal growth and Characterization of Multiferroic single crystals” Dr.G.Ananda BabuProf.P.Ramasamy

UGC-DAE CSR

Rs.8.00 Lakh

From

2012 – 13

Three Years

53 Investigations on various doped ZnO films as front contact TCO in flexible amorphous silicon solar cells Dr. Balaji Bhargav Mr Nafis Ahmed

UGC-DAE:CSR

Rs.6.50 Lakh

2012-2014

(Three years)

54 Research Investigations on amorphous silicon thin film photo-voltaics Dr. Shekhar Bhattacharya

DRDO

Rs.87.74 Lakh

Jan 2011 to Dec 2013   (Three Years)

55 Amorphous Silicon Thin Films for Microbolometers. Dr. Shekhar Bhattacharya

SSPL

Rs. 9.00 Lakh

2011

(one year)

56 Study of soft errors in 65nm gate length CMOS SRAM and 30mm gate length fin FET tunnel FET and junction less FET based SRAMS using TCAD simulations Dr. R. SrinivasanIT

DRDO

Rs.30.47 Lakh

2011-2013

(Three Years)

57 Development of Text to Speech System in Indian Languages Phase II (Consortium of 12 institutions) Dr. T. Nagarajan, Dr. A. Shanina, ITDr. P. Vijaya lakshmi, ECE

DIT

Rs.77.00

Lakh

2011-2013

(Three Years)

58 Study and Control of Weak Grid Connected Matrix Converter based DFIG System Dr. Rangnath Muthu, EEEMr. M. Senthil Kumaran

MNRE

7.75 Lakh

2011 to 2013

(Three years)

59 Crystal Growth of lead free piezoelectric crystal [Bi0.5(Na1-xKx)0.5]TiO3 by flux technique and its Characterization Dr. G. Anandha Babu

DST

Rs.19.00 Lakh

2011 to 2013

(Three years)

60 Visible light active metal and non-metal doped mesoporous TiO2 nanoparticlesfor photocatalytic applications Dr.M.MahalakshmiChemistry

DST

Rs.26.00 Lakh

2011 to 2013

(Three years)

61 Crystal Growth  of Ce based alkali halides scintillator crystals and their characterization Dr. G. Anandha Babu

BRNS

Rs. 22.00 Lakh

2011 to 2013

(Three years)

62 Improved growth of lead-free piezoelectric single crystal (NaxBi1-x) TiO3-BaTiO3 and characterization towards piezoelectric device applications Dr. P. RamasamyDean(Research)Dr. G. Anandha Babu

DST

Rs. 29.40 Lakh

2011 to 2013

(Three years)

63 An assessment and intelligibility modifications system for Dysarthric Speakers Dr. P. Vijaya lakshmi,  ECEDr. T. Nagarjan, IT

AICTE

Rs.9.00 Lakh

2011 to 2013

(Three years)

64 Investigations on crystal growth and characterization of pure and rare earth doped KTP single crystals  for electro-optic applications Dr. N.P. RajeshPhysicsDr. P. Ramasamy

Dean(Research)

DST

Rs.21.00 Lakh

2010 to 2013

(Four years)

65 Design and Hardware implementation of a programmable filter to improve the signal to noise ratio due to wind driven ambient noise in shallow water Dr. S. RadhaMr. S. Sakthivel MuruganECE

NIOT

Rs.20.64 Lakh

2009 -2011

(Three years)

66 Growth of doped alkali halide crystals for Dosimetry applications Dr. P. RamasamyDean(Research)

IGCAR

Rs.11.00 Lakh

2009-2012

(Four years)

67 Growth and Characterization of LiInS2 and LiInSe2 crystals for IR applications Dr. P. RamasamyDean – Research

NRB

Rs.32.68 Lakh

2009-2011

(Three years)

68 Process variational study and performance analysis of nano-scale MOSFETS and FINFETS: TCAD simulation and process aware SPICE models Dr. R. SrinivasanDr. J. RajaIT

DST

Rs.21.8 Lakh

2008 -2010

(Three years)

69 Growth of I-III-VI2 single crystals for IR applications and radiation detectors Dr. P. RamasamyDean(Research)

BRNS

22.06 Lakh

2008 -2010

(Three years)

70 FPGA Design for Pulsed Signal Processing Ms. V.S. Kanchana BhaskaranECE

IGCAR

Rs.5.00 Lakh

Ten months from April 2008

71 Gas Tungsten arc assisted Friction Stir Welding of Steels Dr. S.R. Koteswara RaoMechanical

DST

Rs.24.45 Lakh

2008-2010

(Three years)

72 Design and development of wireless sensor node Dr. S. RadhaECE

IGCAR

Rs.28.58 Lakh

2008 -2010

(Three years)

73 Investigations on the bulk growth of unidirectional single crystals of  benzophenone derivatives Dr. P. RamasamyDean(Research)

AICTE

Rs.10.00 Lakh

2007-2008        (Two years)

74 Design of silicon carbide based hard-switched DC-AC power converter Dr. B.L. MathurEEE

AICTE

Rs.5.00 Lakh

2007-2008       (Two years)

75 Reconfigurable wavelength selective filter based on one dimensional photonic bandgap structures in silicon for ROADM applications Dr. Prita NairPhysics

AICTE

s.15.00 Lakh

2007-2008       (Two years)

76 Hybrid capacitor with nano-materials for zero emission vehicles Dr. M.S.MichaelChemistry

DST

Rs.14.09 Lakh

2007-2009     (Three years)

77 Modernization of Power Electronics and Drives Lab Dr. B.L. MathurEEE

AICTE

Rs.10.00 Lakh

2007-2008       (Two Years)

78 Growth of large size KDP and ADP crystals by Sankaranarayanan-Ramasamy Method Dr.P.RamasamyDean(Research)

DST

Rs.19.97 Lakh

2007-2009     (Three years)

79 Investigation of materials in sonic band structures for possible use in stealth Applications Dr. Prita NairPhysics

Naval Research Board, DRDO

Rs.13.61 Lakh

2007-2008       (Two years)

80 Friction stir welding of scandium added Al-Mg alloys Dr. S.VijayanMechanical

NRB, DRDO

Rs.23.94 Lakh

2007-2009     (Three years)

81 Voice enabled documentation and mailing system in Indian languages for hand- held devices. Dr. C. AravindanCSE

AICTE

Rs. 2.30 Lakh

2006-2008     (Three years)

82 Investigations on the Crystal Growth and Non-Linear Optical properties of Organic and Semi-Organic crystals. Dr. N.P. RajeshPhysics

DST

Rs.5.88 Lakh

2006- 2008   (Three Years)

Total

2324.36 Lakh