Ongoing Projects

SL No Tite of the project Funding Agency Total Budget Status Duration Name of PI And Co-PI
1 DST Solar Hub Phase-II DST-SERI (GOI) 2621.434 lakh Ongoing 27/06/2018 to 27/06/2023 Project Coordinator - Prof. Hiranmay Saha (IIEST)
Principal Investigator- Prof Partha Chaudhuri (IIEST)
Co-Principal Investigators and Collaborators- Dr. Santanu Maity (IIEST)
Prof. Samarjit Sengupta (IIEST)
Dr. Sumita Mukhopadhyay (IIEST)
Dr. Nillohit Mukherjee(IIEST)
Dr. Chandan Banerjee (NISE)
Prof. Utpal Gangopadhyay (MSIT)
Dr. Rabibrata Mukherjee ( IITKgp)
Dr. Amitava Majumdar( Vikram Solar )
Mr. Uma Maheswar Rao ( Websol )
2 Development of carrier selective tunneling rear contact on n-type and p-type Silicon Wafers for ultra-low surface recombination velocity and their implementation for lab scale (3" *3") efficiency (>20%) solar cells DST-SERI (GOI) 294.0 lakh Ongoing 27/09/2016 to 27/09/2019 Prof. Hiranmay Saha
3 Incorporation of DLN in replacement a solar cell structure as of Silicon Nitride DST-SERI (GOI) 21.02 lakh Ongoing 01/09/2016 to 01/09/2019 Prof. Partha Chaudhuri
4 Flexible Supercapacitors Based on Carbon Nanomaterials for Energy storage DST-SERI (GOI) 40.56 lakh Ongoing 29/05/2017 to 29/05/2020 Dr. N.Mukherjee
5 Flexible Polymer Nanocomposite Films for Energy Generation and Microwave shielding Applications DST-SERB(GOI) 43.00 lakh Ongoing 06/09/2018 to 05/09/2021 Dr. N.Mukherjee
6 Nanostructured Materials and Interfaces for Enzymeless Electrochemical Sensing of Serotonin and Dopamine WB-DST 12.50 lakh Ongoing 12/06/2018 to 12/06/2021 Dr. Nillohit Mukherjee
7 Realization of High Efficiency Interdigitated Back Contact (IBC) Silicon Heterojunction (SHJ) solar cells with novel front structure DST,GOVT. of India 59.32 lakh Ongoing 06/08/2015 to 30/07/2019 Dr. Sumita Mukhopadhyay
8 DST UKCERI Projects (Consortium partner) DST 138.0 lakh Ongoing 24/05/2017 to 24/05/2021 Prof. Hiranmay Saha
Prof. Nirmal Deb (co-PI)
Prof. Samarjit Sengupta (co-PI)
Prof. Partha Chaudhuri (co-PI)
Prof. Konika Das Bhattacharya (co-PI)
9 Synthesis fabrication and development of graphene based gas sensors for detection of ammonia nitrogen oxides and carbon monoxide DST 30.0 lakh Ongoing 01/07/2016 to 30/06/2019 Dr. Sanhita Majumder
10 Synthesis and characterization of metal nanostructure for application in Si based plasmonic solar cells DST-NPDF 19.2 lakh Ongoing 04/07/2017 to 04/07/2019 Dr. Arindam Kole
11 Biointerfaces based on chemically engineered graphene oxide as a novel multifunctional platform for bioelectrochemical system SERB DST 100.0 lakh Ongoing 04.11.2015- 03.11.2020 Dr. Snehanshu Patra
12 Integrated Photobioelectrochemical system (IPBES) for efficient CO2 sequestering SERB-DST 30.47 lakh Ongoing 17/02/2018 to 17/02/2021 Dr. Snehanshu Patra
13 Performance optimization of solution processable fullerene-free bulk- heterojunction organic solar cells DST 35.0 lakh Ongoing 22/08/2017 to 21/08/2022 Dr. Anirban Bagui