Ongoing Research Projects

File No.s Principal Investigator Project Titles IIPE Project No.s Funding Agency Duration Amount (Rs.)
B-26 Dr. Himangshu kakati A study on Geo-mechanical stability of Gas Hydrate bearing sediments for production from Indian Offshore region(On going) IIPE/DORD/PROJECT/26 ANRF/SERB 08-05-2024 to 07-05-2027 2403120.00
B-25 Prof. Seshagiri Rao Ambati Advanced Control of Complex Pharmaceutical Processes(On going) IIPE/DORD/PROJECT/25 SPARC 28-07-2023 to 27-07-2025 4890243.00
B-24 Dr. Rajat Jain Development of A Machine Learing Model Based on Experimental Investions to Quantify Formation Damage Caused by Drilling and Completion Fluids in Indian Oilfields (On going) IIPE/DORD/PROJECT/24 SERB 19-02-2024 to 18-02-2027 2084240.00
B-23 Dr. Arun Kumar Pujari To predict film effectiveness of cooled HPNGV external surface under cascade flow conditions (On going) IIPE/DORD/PROJECT/23 AR&DB 06-02-2024 to 05-02-2027 8979220.00
B-22 Dr. Somnath Ghosh H2 Generation from Sea Water through Flue Gas Desalination (GH2-FGSW DeSal Plant)- Development, Design and Setup of 1 TPD Plant at Simhadri STPS - (On going) IIPE/DORD/PROJECT/22 NTPC 31-12-2023 to 30-12-2029 346,313,304.00
B-21 Prof. Seshagiri Rao Ambati Machine learning methods for water quality estimation and control in water resource recovery facilities towards circular economy and sustainability - (On going) IIPE/DORD/PROJECT/21 DST 06-11-2023 to 05-11-2025 3,492,094.00
B-20 (Phase 02) Dr. Dipankar Pal, Dr. Chanchayya Gupta Chandaluri, Dr. Ravi Kumar Sonwani Development of sustainable and cost-effective strategy for corrosion mitigation in NTPC Simhadri - (On going) IIPE/DORD/PROJECT/20 - 02 NTPC 01-11-2023 to 30-10-2025 4,142,560.00
B-20 (Phase 01) Dr. Raka Mondal, Dr. Kurada Venkata Krishnasri Development of sustainable and cost-effective strategy for corrosion mitigation in NTPC Simhadri - (On going) IIPE/DORD/PROJECT/20 - 01 NTPC 01-11-2023 to 30-10-2025 2,448,135.00
B-19 Dr. Roshan Kumar Singh Joint interpretation of geophysical datasets over medium enthalpy Bakreswr geothermal province, Eastern Indian Shield: Exploring the energy transition potential in India - (On going) IIPE/DORD/PROJECT/19 SRG 27-10-2023 to 26-10-2025 2,800,000.00
B-18 Dr. M. Ravi Kiran C3-C4 olefin synthesis from ethanol - (On going) IIPE/DORD/PROJECT/18 SRG 23-10-2023 to 22-10-2025 2,122,740.00
B-17 Dr. H. Sharon Design, development and demonstration of compound parabolic concentrator (CPC) assisted photovoltaic module based novel co-generation system for power and potable water production - (On going) IIPE/DORD/PROJECT/17 DST 17-10-2023 to 16-10-2024 2,971,140.00
B-16 Dr. Kumud Malika Tripathi Nanomaterials based Biosensors for Non-invasive Monitoring of Plant Pest and Diseases - (On going) IIPE/DORD/PROJECT/16 DST 12-09-2023 to 11-09-2026 3,053,880.00
B-15 Dr. Kumud Malika Tripathi 2D-3D heterostructure based Green Catalyst for the Efficient Capture and Conversion of CO2 into Green Fuels via Artificial Photosynthesis - (On going) IIPE/DORD/PROJECT/15 OIL 06-07-2023 to 05-07-2025 12,581,452.64
B-14 Dr. Ramunaidu Models-based Artificial Intelligence Methods for Sparse Signal Recovery: Theory and applications in Imaging - (On going) IIPE/DORD/PROJECT/14 NBHM 10-05-2023 to 09-05-2026 1,646,900.00
B-13 Dr. Roshan Kumar Singh Research Project on Geoscientific data analysis of Kerala-Konkan Basin - (On going) IIPE/DORD/PROJECT/13 DGH 01-05-2023 to 01-11-2023 825,000.00
B-12 Dr P Aparoy Molecular modelling and Simulation studies to get insights into the inhibitor binding site in Isocitrate Dehydrogenase -1 mutants: In silico and experimental studies to develop novel anti-cancer therapeutics - (On going) IIPE/DORD/PROJECT/12 ICMR 01-04-2023 to 31-03-2026 3,980,602.00
B-11 Dr. Kurada Venkata Krishnasri - (On going) SBIf-XRD Analytical Lab IIPE/DORD/PROJECT/11 SBIF 21-03-2023 to 20-03-2026 39,400,000.00
B-10 Prof. Vijaya Kumar. K Petrographic Characterisation of Kimberlite Clan of Rocks (KCRs) from Central Indian Diamond Provence. - (On going) IIPE/DORD/PROJECT/10 NMDC 12-12-2022 to 11-12-2024 3,069,540.00
B-09 Dr. Rathan. S Design and Development of Numerical Schemes for Hyperbolic Systems of Conservation Laws. - (On going) IIPE/DORD/PROJECT/09 NBHM 09-12-2021 to 08-12-2024 1,620,400.00
B-08 Dr. Sheshagiri Rao Development of Advanced Automatic Control based Wastewater Treatment Process towards Sustainable Water-Food-Energy Nexus IIPE/DORD/PROJECT/08 . - (On going) DST 31-03-2021 to 30-03-2024 6,748,790.00
B-07 Dr. Rajat Jain Experimental Studies on the Application of PP Based Shockwave Generation Technology for EOR Jobs. - (On going) IIPE/DORD/PROJECT/07 BRNS 14-02-2021 to 13-02-2024 3,401,176.00
B-06 Dr. Kumud Malika Tripathi Development of Ultra-Sensitive Sensors based on Graphene Quantum Dots for the Noninvasive Diagnoses of Cancer via breath analysis. Ramalingaswami Fellowship. - (On going) IIPE/DORD/PROJECT/06 DBT 23-01-2020 to 22-01-2025 11,410,000.00
B-05 Dr. P Aparoy Development of 5-LOX specific scoring function and application of fragment-based free energy methods for the development of novel anti-cancer drug candidates - Completed IIPE/DORD/PROJECT/05 ICMR 25-09-2019 to 31-03-2023 7,000,000.00
B-04 Dr. Venkata Reddy (Co-PI) A two-track approach to CPS Reconnaissance: causal-graphs and axiomatic design - Completed IIPE/DORD/PROJECT/04 NRF 02-09-2019 to 01-09-2021 447,172.00
B-03 Prof. Shalivan (Co-PI) Crustal structure and Electrical LAB beneath Rajmahal Trap and Dalma Volcanics from magnetotelluric Investigations - Completed IIPE/DORD/PROJECT/03 MoES 12-07-2018 to 11-07-2021 8,946,400.00
B-02 Dr. P Aparoy Development of 12-LOX specific scoring function and pharmacophore model: Design and biological evaluation of novel natural product-derived inhibitors - Completed IIPE/DORD/PROJECT/02 ICMR 23-08-2018 to 31-12-2021 4,048,250.00
B-01 Dr. Chanchayya Gupta Chandaluri Block copolymer - DNA based template for conductivity Tunable Polyaniline Electronic Devices - Completed IIPE/DORD/PROJECT/01 NST (DST) 07-08-2017 to 06-08-2023 1,267,038.00

DGH : Directorate General of Hydrocarbons
OIL : Oil India Limited
DBT : Department of Biotechnology
DST : Department of Science and Technology
NBHM : National Board for Higher Mathematics
MoES : Ministry of Earth Sciences
ICMR : Indian Council of Medical Research
BRNS : Board of Research in Nuclear Sciences
DST : Department of Science and Technology
NTPC : National Thermal Power Corporation
NMDC : National Mineral Development Corporation
NBHM : National Board for Higher Mathematics
SERB : Science and Engineering Research Board
AR&DB : Aeronautics R&D Board
SPARC : Sechem for Promotion of Academic and Research Collaboration
ANRF : Anusandhan National Research Foundation