Projects & Patents

Sponsored Research Projects

Sl.No

PI/

Co-PI

Project title

Period

Funding Agency

Budget

(Lakhs)

1.        

PI

Development of Nanostructured Titanium Implants with Bioactive and Antibacterial Composite Coatings for Dental and Maxillofacial Applications (Indo-Russia joint project funded by DST, India and RSF, Russia)

2019-2022 (Ongoing)

DST,

New Delhi

94.04

2.        

PI

Fabrication of Corrosion and Wear Resistant Ceramic Composite Coatings on Al Alloys by Plasma Electrolytic Oxidation for Defence Applications

2017-2020 (Ongoing)

DRDO,

New Delhi

35.26

3.        

PI

Corrosion and Wear Resistant Ceramic Composite Coatings on Reactor Grade Zircalloys by Plasma Electrolytic Oxidation for Nuclear Fuel Cladding Applications (Indo-Russia joint project funded by DST, India and RFBR, Russia)

2017-2019 (Completed)

DST,

New Delhi

19.27

4.        

PI

Development of High Surface Area, Micro Porous Plasma Electrolytic Oxide Layers on Commercially Pure Titanium as Promising Systems for Photocatalytic Applications

2017-2020

SERB,

New Delhi

46.85

5.        

PI

Surface Modification of biodegradable magnesium alloys by plasma electrolytic processing for orthopaedic implant applications

2012-2015 (Completed)

DST,

New Delhi

39.03

6.        

PI

Surface Modification of Titanium and Titanium Alloy Bio-medical Implant Materials by Plasma Electrolytic Oxidation and Characterization for Biomedical Applications

2009-2012 (Completed)

DBT,

New Delhi

27.56

 

Awards received

1. Best poster paper award for the paper presented at International Conference on Advances in Surface Treatment: Research and Applications (ASTRA-2003), Nov 3-6, 2003, Hyderabad.

2. Sudharsan Bhat Memorial Prize for the best Ph.D Thesis in Metallurgical and Materials Engineering, IIT Madras(2007)

3. Best paper Award for the paper presented (oral presentation) at International Conference on Future Bioengineering (ICFB 2012) in Bangkok, Thailand during November 24-25, 2012.