List of ongoing sponsored projects

S. No

Project Title

Funding Agency

Year

Grant (Rs. Lakhs)

Principal Investigator/CoPI

1

Production of high fructose syrup from cellulosic agro-waste using dual enzyme immobilization on halloysite nanotubes as recyclable biocatalysts

DST-SERB

2016-19

27.3

Shekhar

Agnihotri

2

Utilization of banana stem juice for renewable energy and value added products

DST

2016-19

11.40

MS Reddy

With ACIRD

3

Isolation and Characterization of Xanthine oxidase inhibitors from endophytic fungi for treatment of Hyperuricemia and Gout

NBDB-DBT

2015-18

28.92

Sanjai Saxena

With NIPER

4

Development of photonic crystal biosensor

for detecction of foodborne pathogens

DBT

2015-18

53.55

R.S. Kaler (ECED)

M.S Reddy (Co-PI)

5

Green polymers for water borne pathogen detection and treatment (INTERNATIONAL)

DST-UKIERI

2014-17

23

Moushumi Ghosh

With

Helen Bridle (UK)

6

Development of Treatment and Regeneration Technology For Phytoestrogens From Wastewater Streams

CSIR

2014-17

14.3

Moushumi Ghosh

7

Cloning and characterization of genes of Glutathione biosynthesis in ectomycorrhizal fungi

DBT

2014-17

29.5

MS Reddy

8

Durability enhancement and prevention of damages in RC structures using bacteria

DST

2014-17

55.0

M.S. Reddy

Mrs. Shweta Goyal (CED)

9

In Silico and In vitro approach to identify immunogenic peptides of H1N1 Virus as a target for Vaccine design

 

DST

2013-16

23.6

M Baranwal

10

Studies on anti-inflammatory responses as function of bioavailable selenium from Se-rich cereal grains

CSIR

2013-16

19.92

Siddharth Sharma

(Co-PI)

11

Technological Development of  Biopolymer overproducing variants of Acinetobacter implicated in  phosphate enrichment in water

UGC

2013-16

4.0

Moushumi Ghosh

12

Gene Resources from polluted soils

IFCPAR

2012-16

54.99

M S Reddy

13

Science & Technology Entrepreneurship Park (STEP) in Agro Biotechnology

DST

2005 till date continued

Partially

Self

sustainable

Dinesh Goyal

 

Completed Projects

S.No

Project Title

Funding Agency

Duration

Grant

(Rs. Lakhs)

Principal Investigator

1.        

Development and application of recombinant

and other Cellulases for large scale  recycling of cellulosic biomass

DBT

 

2011-14

27.25

 

Dinesh Goyal

Arun Goyal (IITG)

1.        

Calcifying bacteria mediated cementation for energy efficient building materials.

CSIR

2011-14

19.0

M.S Reddy

2.        

Scale up, demonstration and promotion of technology for production of natural vinegar and non-alcoholic beverages

PSCST

2012

4.75

Dinesh Goyal

3.        

Development and Scaling up of a low cost technology for production of algal inoculants for paddy cultivation using fly ash as carrier.

NABARD

 

2009-12

8.2

Dinesh Goyal

4.        

Microbial conversion of cellulose to

sugars for ethanol Production

DBT

 

2008-2011

31.48

 

Dinesh Goyal

Arun Goyal (IITG)

5.        

Genetic monitoring of inoculated beneficial soil microbes in fly ash treated soils

DST

 

2008-12

28.70

Dinesh Goyal

6.        

Enhancement of fertilizer value of phosphate rocks by phosphate solubilizing microbes in alkaline soils.

UGC

 

2009-12

8.00

 MS Reddy

7.        

Microbial remediation of defects in building materials and structures.

DST

2007-11

32.48

 MS Reddy

8.        

Enhancement of strength and durability of concrete structures using microbes.

AERB

2007-10

24.90

 MS Reddy

9.        

Molecular characterization of the ectomycorrhizal fungi … the degraded forest.

DBT

2010-13

25.85

 MS Reddy

10.     

Bioprospecting for Muscodor spp: industrially important fungi in India

DBT

2008-11

23.5

Sanjai Saxena

11.     

Biotechnological interventions for the production of lactic and other commercially important organic acids from starch containing agro-waste

AICTE

3 years

5.50

 

Abhijit Ganguli

12.     

Characterization of high value nutraceutical producing Lactic Acid Bacteria

UGC

3 years

11.01

 

Abhijit Ganguli

13.     

Development of minimal processing technology for high quality edible mushrooms

MOFPI

2 years

10

 

Abhijit Ganguli

14.     

Kinetic analysis & modeling of metabolic behavior of Lactobacillus sp. for development of a novel Probiotic Food

DBT

3 years

30.14

 

Abhijit Ganguli

15.     

Micropropagation of some edible bamboo species and ascertaining their genetic fidelity and field performance

CSIR

3 years

19

Manju  Anand

16.     

Survey, selection, mass propagation and demonstration of high quality planting material of Jatropha curcas L.  – a potential biofuel plant in Punjab

DBT

7 years

26.63

Niranjan Das

17.     

Identification of T cell Epitope in H1N1 influenza virus as target for vaccine design

AICTE

2012-15

11

M Baranwal

18.     

Immunomodulatory agents from endophytic fungi for breast cancer therapy

DBT

2011-14

16.02

M Baranwal

19.     

Technological development of novel biopolymers for potable water treatment

DST

2008-12

23.4

Moushumi Ghosh

20.     

Isolation, Characterization of novel fibrinolytic molecules from endophytic fungi for anti-thrombotic therapy

CSIR

2012-15

12

Sanjai Saxena

21.     

Calcifying bacteria mediated cementation for energy efficient building materials.

CSIR

2011-14

19.0

MS Reddy

22.     

Remediation of building materials by using microbes

DST

2007-10

34.0

MS Reddy

23.     

Characterization of high value nutraceuticals from Lactic acid bacteria

UGC

2010-13

11.01

Abhijit Ganguli M Ghosh

 

24.     

Technological development of biopolymers for potable water treatment

DST

2008-11

23

Moushumi Ghosh

25.     

Kinetic analysis and modeling of the metabolic behaviour of Lactobacillus spp.

DBT

2007-10

30.14

Abhijit Ganguli M. Ghosh

26.     

Selection of elite clones of Bacopa monniera

(L.) Wettst. and production of bacosides using biotechnological approches

 UGC

2011-14

10.0

Anil Kumar

27.     

Genetic transformation of selected clones of Populus deltoids for cellulose enhancement in wood

CSIR

2012-15

20.0

Anil Kumar

28.     

Association of Single Nucleotide Polymorphisms and Methylation status in the Wnt and AhR signaling pathways with risk for occurrence of Lung Cancer in a North Indian Population

ICMR

2012-15

27.5

Siddharth Sharma