Research

Sponsored projects
Agency
Title of Project
PI
CSIRDesign and synthesis of new ratiometric fluorescent chemosensors: excited state proton transfer involving keto-enol tautomerism (2011-14)
Dr. Narinder Singh
CSIR
Design and syntheses of a new class of salen-based metal complexes: a search for catalytic activity (2011-14)
Dr. Avijit Goswami and Dr. Narinder Singh (Co-I)
Indo-Korean Joint Project (DST-ROK)
Design and synthesis of quantum dot-based benzimidazole-coupled chemosensors (2011-14)
Dr. Narinder Singh
ISIRD, IIT Ropar
Synthesis and recognition properties of tripodal and tetrapodal frameworks (completed)
Dr. Narinder Singh
DST
Surface engineering to control erosion-corrosion of steam generating plants by nanoparticle coating (completed)
Dr. Harpreet Singh, SMMEE and Dr. Narinder Singh (Co-I)
Indo-Mexico Joint Project (DST-CONACYT)
Synthesis of Au(I) complexes luminescent-based benzimidazole, pyridyl,and amine: gold nanoparticles for sensor development (2012-15)
Dr. Narinder Singh and Dr. Rajendra Srivastava (Co-I)
DST
Synthesis and catalytic applications of hierarchical/nanocrystalline zeolites (completed)
Dr. Rajendra Srivastava
ISIRD, IIT Ropar
Synthesis of di-cationic and amino acid derived ionic liquid and their application in catalysis and material synthesis (completed)
Dr. Rajendra Srivastava
CSIR
Synthesis and catalytic applications of nanoporous -conjugated polymer silica nanocomposite materials (2011-14)Dr. Rajendra Srivastava
DST
Synthesis and catalytic applications of crystalline mesoporous materials prepared using hierarchical agents (2013-17)Dr. Rajendra Srivastava
ISIRD, IIT Ropar
Fuel cell materials for renewable energy: theoretical studies on hybrid nanomaterials
Dr. T. J. Dhilip Kumar
DST
H2 storage and fuel cell materials for renewable energy: Fundamental study on metal hybrid nanostructures (2011-14)
Dr. T. J. Dhilip Kumar
BRNS
Development of porous metal organic frameworks (MOFS) for H2 storage (2013-16) Dr. C. M. Nagaraja and Dr. T. J. Dhilip Kumar (Co-I)
ISIRD, IIT Ropar
Development of porous metal-organic framework materials for H2 storage and selective CO2 capture (2012-14)
Dr. C. M. Nagaraja
DST
Development of porous chiral metal-organic frameworks (CMOFs) for heterogeneous asymmetric catalysis (2012-15)Dr. C. M. Nagaraja
CSIR
Development of novel transition metal complexes with pincer-type ligands for splitting of water (2013-16) Dr. C. M. Nagaraja
DST
Synthesis, characterization, and investigation of comparative catalytic activities of transition metal complexes of mono, di, tri, and tetrapodal Schiff bases and their reduced products
Dr. Vimal Kumar
DST
Development of [3+3]-cycloaddition of azomethine ylide towards the construction of piperidine ring system: application to the alkaloids synthesis (2011-14) Dr. Prabal Banerjee
ISIRD, IIT Ropar
Development and characterization of highly active cathode materials for polymer electrolyte membrane fuel cells
Dr. Tharamani C. N.
DST - Ramanujan Fellowship
Design of non-platinum electrocatalytic material with potential efficacy for low temp fuel cells Dr. Tharamani C. N.
BRNS
New archetype of ionic liquids and their applications in electrolytes and other systems
Dr. D. Mandal
DST
Fluorous approach towards anion recognition for overcoming the Hofmeister bias (2013-16)
Dr. D. Mandal
ISIRD, IIT Ropar
Design and development of Schiff base-based pH-sensitive degradable hydrogels for vaginal microbicide delivery (2013-15) Dr. Yashveer Singh
DST
Syntheses and application of heteroatom substitute cyclooctatetraenes (COTs) (2014-17) Dr. Avijit Goswami
DST
Quantum dynamics of energy transfer-processes in atom-molecular ion interaction (2015-18) Dr. T. J. Dhilip Kumar
CSIR
A first-principles study metal grafted calix[n]arenes as hydrogen storage material (2014-17)
Dr. T. J. Dhilip Kumar
 CSIRPolymeric micelles for sustained and targeted delivery of a microbicide (dapivirine) to denritic (DCs) and langerhans cells (LCs), the virus reservoirs in vaginal mucosal and sub-mucosal regions, to prevent HIV-1 infection (2016-2018) Dr. Yashveer Singh