Institute Research Grant(IRG)

Research plays a fundamental role in the pursuit of vision of Indian Institute of Petroleum and Energy (IIPE) to be an eminent academic institute. The IIPE motivates and encourages new faculty members to become part of this rich heritage through conducting cutting-edge research. In order to enable them setup their independent research facilities and initiate their own research at the IIPE, Institute Research Grant (IRG) is being provided.


The following are the Revised Guidelines:

Revised Guidelines

IRG Forms

Form No Details PDF Doc
Form IRG-01SUMMARY SHEET OF PROJECT PROPOSALPDFDoc
Form IRG-02PROFORMA FOR SUBMISSION OF PROJECT PROPOSALPDFDoc
Form IRG-03FORMAT FOR BUDGET PARTICULARSPDFDoc
Form IRG-04FORMAT FOR DECLARATION FROM PIPDFDoc
Form IRG-05FORMAT FOR PROJECT ASSESMENT BY IRG REVIEWERPDFDoc
Form IRG-06FORMAT FOR LIST OF REVIEWERS FROM PIPDFDoc
Form IRG-07FORMAT FOR STATEMENT OF EXPENDITUREPDFDoc
Form IRG-08FORMAT FOR UTILIZATION CERTIFICATEPDFDoc
Form IRG-09FORMAT FOR ANNUAL PROGRESS REPORTPDFDoc
Form IRG-10 FORMAT FOR CHANGE OF EQUIPMENTPDFDoc
Form IRG-11FORMAT FOR REVISION IN CHANGE OF SANCTIONED FUND BETWEEN BUDGET HEADSPDFDoc

IRG Projects

Sl. No. Name of PI Department Project Entitle Project No Starting Date Non-recurring Recurring Total
1 Dr. H. Sharon Mechanical Engineering Development and Demonstration of Solar Thermal Pyrolysis System for Waste Valorisation IIPE/IRG-PROJECT/0027 26-12-2023 ₹ 25,00,000 ₹ 3,00,000 ₹ 28,00,000
2 Dr. Roshan Kumar Singh Petro & Earth Sciences Revealing the origin of a giant oceanic plateau by 3D mantle structure analysis using multi-parameter inversion IIPE/IRG-PROJECT/0026 20-11-2023 ₹ 18,00,000 ₹ 10,00,000 ₹ 28,00,000
3 Dr. M. Ravikiran Chemical Eng Development of catalytic materials for CO2 mitigation, hydrogen generation and alkene production through dehydrogenation of light alkanes IIPE/IRG-PROJECT/0025 21-08-2023 ₹ 25,00,000 ₹ 3,00,000 ₹ 28,00,000
4 Dr. B. Mounika Chemical Eng Non-isothermal interaction behaviour of a pair of horizontal and aligned bubbles placed in a self-rewetting fluid IIPE/IRG-PROJECT/0024 21-08-2023 ₹ 16,00,000 ₹ 2,30,000 ₹ 18,30,000
5 Dr. Sridhar Palla Chemical Eng Experimental and theoretical investigation of metal organic framework (MOF) adsorbents for post combustion carbon capture IIPE/IRG-PROJECT/0023 22-05-2023 ₹ 22,21,330 ₹ 5,75,000 ₹ 27,96,330
6 Dr. Nilanjan Pal Chemical Eng Polymer-Assisted Smart Water Injection for Enhanced Oil Recovery and Water Control IIPE/IRG-PROJECT/0022 22-05-2023 ₹ 25,00,000 ₹ 3,00,000 ₹ 28,00,000
7 Prof. A. Seshagiri Rao Chemical Eng Machine learning methods for prediction of water quality and predictive control in wastewater treatment plants: Optimizing Water-Energy Nexus IIPE/IRG-PROJECT/0021 22-05-2023 ₹ 18,00,000 ₹ 10,00,000 ₹ 28,00,000
8 Dr. Geetanjali Chauhan Petro & Earth Sciences Research on Development of Novel Ester-Based Synthetic Drilling Mud for Deepwater Drilling Application IIPE/IRG-PROJECT/0020 22-05-2023 ₹ 25,00,000 ₹ 3,00,000 ₹ 28,00,000
9 Dr. K. V. Krishnasri Chemical Eng Enhanced recovery of lithium from sea water using mixed matrix polymeric beads and membranes IIPE/IRG-PROJECT/0019 22-05-2023 ₹ 18,30,000 ₹ 9,70,000 ₹ 28,00,000
10 Dr. Ravi Kumar Sonwani Chemical Eng Development and performance assessment of advanced integrated system for the treatment of recalcitrant organic pollutants (ROPs): Awastewater-energy nexus perspective IIPE/IRG-PROJECT/0018 15-05-2023 ₹ 20,00,000 ₹ 8,00,000 ₹ 28,00,000
11 Dr. P. Venkata Reddy Chemical Eng Interconnected CPS: A testbed for interconnected critical infrastructure-Water distribution system and power supply IIPE/IRG-PROJECT/0017 27-04-2022 ₹ 25,00,000 ₹ 3,00,000 ₹ 28,00,000
12 Dr. Deepak Amban Mishra Petro & Earth Sciences Characterization of the Strength and Deformational Behaviour of Anisotropic Rocks Using Non Destructive Tests & DIC Technique IIPE/IRG-PROJECT/0016 27-04-2022 ₹ 25,00,000 ₹ 3,00,000 ₹ 28,00,000
13 Dr. Nagesh Electrical, Other Control of Solar PV Generation in Grid Interactive Systems with Power Quality Enhancement IIPE/IRG-PROJECT/0015 25-04-2022 ₹ 25,00,000 ₹ 3,00,000 ₹ 28,00,000
14 Dr. Aparoy. P Biology, H&S Application of bioinformatics and structure-based molecular modeling approaches for Trichoderma reesei Cel7A engineering IIPE/IRG-PROJECT/0014 25-04-2022 ₹ 25,00,000 ₹ 3,00,000 ₹ 28,00,000
15 Dr. Ranjan Pramanik Petro & Earth Sciences Stability Analysis of Geothermal Wellbore: Experimental Investigation and Development of Numerical Framework IIPE/IRG-PROJECT/0013 25-04-2022 ₹ 25,00,000 ₹ 3,00,000 ₹ 28,00,000
16 Dr. Himangshu Kakati Petro & Earth Sciences Enhanced oil recovery (EOR) by CO2 foam for HPHT formation IIPE/IRG-PROJECT/0012 21-04-2022 ₹ 25,00,000 ₹ 3,00,000 ₹ 28,00,000
17 Dr. Siva Sankar P Petro & Earth Sciences Mechanistic Modelling and Numerical Simulation of Low Salinity Assisted Chemical EOR Methods IIPE/IRG-PROJECT/0011 21-04-2022 ₹ 24,00,000 ₹ 3,00,000 ₹ 27,00,000
18 Dr. Raka Mondal Chemical Eng Novel composite ion-conducting membranes for polymer electrolyte fuel cell IIPE/IRG-PROJECT/0010 08-04-2022 ₹ 25,00,000 ₹ 3,00,000 ₹ 28,00,000
19 Dr. Dipankar Pal Chemical Eng Development of Antifouling Membranes for Wastewater Treatment in Membrane Bioreactor IIPE/IRG-PROJECT/0009 08-04-2022 ₹ 25,00,000 ₹ 3,00,000 ₹ 28,00,000
20 Dr. T. Hemanth Kumar Chemical Eng Application for Bio-oil from microwave-assisted pyrolysis of Agricultural waste to enhance refinery waste and chemical production IIPE/IRG-PROJECT/0008 08-04-2022 ₹ 25,00,000 ₹ 3,00,000 ₹ 28,00,000
21 Dr. Pratibha Biswal Chemical Eng Heat flow visualization during phase change of nano and eutectic PCMs for solar thermal energy storage application IIPE/IRG-PROJECT/0007 08-04-2022 ₹ 17,00,000 ₹ 2,50,000 ₹ 19,50,000
22 Dr. Ramunaidu Mathematics, H&S The Role of Uni-modular Tight Frames for Sparse Quadratic and Linear Inverse Problems IIPE/IRG-PROJECT/0006 04-04-2022 ₹ 4,00,000 ₹ 1,75,000 ₹ 5,75,000
23 Dr. Rajat Jain Petro & Earth Sciences Design of completion fluids for enhanced productivity of the hydrocarbon wells IIPE/IRG-PROJECT/0005 17-03-2022 ₹ 19,50,000 ₹ 3,00,000 ₹ 22,50,000
24 Dr. Ch. Gupta Chandaluri Chemistry, H&S Amorphous-to-Crystalline Transformation of Fluorescent Molecular Materials for Memory Devices IIPE/IRG-PROJECT/0004 22-12-2021 ₹ 25,00,000 ₹ 3,00,000 ₹ 28,00,000
25 Dr. Somnath Ghosh Chemistry, H&S Development of Carbon Nanotube (CNT) from Carbon dioxide (CO2): Synthetic Design and Optimization IIPE/IRG-PROJECT/0003 22-12-2021 ₹ 25,00,000 ₹ 3,00,000 ₹ 28,00,000
26 Dr. Arun Kumar Pujari Mechanical, Others To predict secondary flow losses in a gas turbine engine due to the presence of film cooling holes at different locations of the nozzle guide vane surface IIPE/IRG-PROJECT/0002 10-06-2021 ₹ 22,50,000 ₹ 3,00,000 ₹ 25,50,000
27 Dr. Samala Rathan Mathematics, H&S Design and Analysis of Numerical Techniques for Hyperbolic Systems of Conservation Laws IIPE/IRG-PROJECT/0001 03-06-2021 ₹ 5,25,000 ₹ 60,000 ₹ 5,85,000