BITS Pilani

  • Page last updated on Friday, October 13, 2017

Research

banner
Innovate. Achieve. Lead

Research Projects

Projects Sanctioned during the year 2016

 S.No.Project Title 
Principal/
Co-Principal Investigator
 Sponsored  Organization
Amount
Sanctioned
( In lacs)
 1Conjunctive use of Rainwater and Groundwater to provide safe drinking water with intervention of Advanced Technology
 
Prof. Rajiv GuptaDepartment of Science and Technology + Samgra Sewa Sansthan126.43(DST)     77.7 (Coll.)
 2Cost and remediation of groundwater contamination in IndiaProf. Rajiv GuptaCollege of Arts and Sciences, University of Virginia  $1.5 
 3Development of Low carbon  ternary cement for durable and sustainable concreteDr. Bahurudeen AAdditional competitive Research Grant, BITS Pilani9.25
 4Development of Freight Generation Model in Urban Areas:  A Case study of Jaipur metropolitan RegionPrasanta Kumar SahuBITS Research Initiation Grant2.0
 5Use of copper slag as aggregate replacement in asphalt pavements
 
Dr. Nikhil SabooBITS Research Initiation Grant
2.0 
 6Modeling Pedestrian Flow Using a Continuum Model
 
Dr. Durgesh VikramBITS Research Initiation Grant
2.0 
 7Experimental investigation on Structural Performance of RC Frame with Deep Beams under Gravity loadingDr. G. Muthukumar
 
BITS Research Initiation Grant
2.0
 8Development of Geopolymer Mortar Using mustard husk Briquette AshDr. Vishakha V SakhareBITS Research Initiation Grant
2.0
 9Assessment of pozzolanic performance of sugarcane bagasse ash from different disposal sitesDr. Bahurudeen ABITS Research Initiation Grant
2.0 
 

Ongoing projects (Sanctioned Prior to 2016)

  S.No.Project TitlePrincipal/
Co-Principal Investigator
Sponsored OrganizationAmount
Sanctioned
(lacs)
 1.Seismic Vulnerability Assessment of Selected Heritage Structures in the State of Himachal Pradesh adopting output only Vibration Testing and Fragility CurvesCo-PI: Prof. S.B. Singh Ministry of Earth Sciences, New Delhi 30
 2.Effect of Partial replacement of cement with marble slurry on concrete
Prof. Anshuman
Dr. Dipendu Bhunia 
DST-SERB28.38 
 3.Dynamic Buckling Response of Composite StructureDr. S.N. PatelCSIR 17.10
 4.Development of an automated non-destructive test system for condition evaluation of pavements, Additional competitive research grantDr. Amit GoelBITS Pilani        10
 5.Development of Copper Bio-Leaching methodology/technique from tailing waste at Hindustan Copper Limited, Khetri
Prof. Anupam Singhal
Prof. S.K. Verma 
Ministry of Mines, New Delhi 30
 6. Roof top Rainwater Harvesting for Safe, Potable and Healthy Drinking Water and Ground Water Replenishment for BITS Pilani, Pilani campus
Prof. Rajiv GuptaCentre of  Excellence, in Waster, Water and Energy Management,  BITS, Pilani 91
 7Zinc Recovery from Industrial Waste using Bioleaching
Co-PI: Prof. S.K. Verma
Co-PI: Prof. Anupam Singhal 
Centre of  Excellence, in Waster, Water and Energy Management,  BITS, Pilani 35
 

Projects Completed in 2016

 S.No.Project TitlePrincipal/
Co-Principal Investigator
Sponsored OrganizationAmount
Sanctioned
(lacs)
 1Investigation of the Effect of Carbonation on the Properties of Concrete
Dr. Dipendu Bhunia
Prof. S.B. Singh 
 DST 34
 

Projects Completed in 2015

 S.No.Project TitlePrincipal/
Co-Principal Investigator
Sponsored OrganizationAmount
Sanctioned
(lacs) 
 1.Facility management using GIS and Genetic AlgorithmProf. Rajiv GuptaDST 19.99
 2.Assessment of Water Resource Management interventions implemented by Ambuja Cement Foundations, Chirawa Prof. Rajiv GuptaAmbuja Cement Foundations, Chirawa  5.37
 

Projects sanctioned during the year 2013

 
S.  No.         Project Title
Principal/
Co-Principal  Investigator                   
Sponsored Organization
Amount
Sanctioned
(lacs) 
 1 Facility management using GIS and Genetic Algorithm Prof. Rajiv Gupta DST, New Delhi 19.99
 2 Design, development and implementation of a building integrated  photovoltaic system for rural application
Prof. Rajiv Gupta
Prof. Rajneesh  Kumar  (EEE)
State Innovation Council, Rajasthan
Total Amount:123
Sanctioned Amount: 43
 3 Development of copper Bio-leaching methodology/technique from  Tailing waste at Hindustan Copper Limited, Khetri
Prof. Anupam  Singhal
Prof. S. K  Verma(Bio.)
Ministry of Mines  New Delhi 30.38 
 4 Study of Structural Response and Strengths of Thin-Walled FRP Composite Girders Prof. S B Singh CSIR New Delhi,  (2014- 2017) 18
 5 Development and Usage of Innovative Ductile Composite Materials for  Repair and Retrofitting of Concrete and Masonry Structures Prof. S B Singh DST, New Delhi 23.5
 

Ongoing projects (Sanctioned Prior to 2013):

 S. No.  Project Title Principal Investigator   Agency 
 Sanction
 Amount 
 (inLacs)       
 1 Aakash Ganga – A Social Enterprise Model for RWH and Agriculture of low  water demanding economically important plant Prof. Rajiv Gupta Department of Science and Technology, New Delhi   61.96
 2 Investigation of the Effect of Carbonation on the Properties of  Concrete Dr. Dipendu Bhunia
Prof. S B Singh
Department of Science and Technology, New Delhi  34.00
 3 Development and Usage of Innovative Ductile Composite Materials  for Repair and Retrofitting of Masonry Structures Prof. S. B. Singh Aditya Birla Group (ABG)  10.00
 4 Sustainable High Performance Concrete Infrastructures Prof. S. B. Singh 
Prof. Ravindra Dhir
UKIERI Collaborative Research Award  281.6 
 5 A Study on Sludge Minimization during The Treatment of Pickling  Effluent and Utilization of Sludge 
Prof. Anupam Singhal
Prof. Rajiv Gupta 
Aditya Birla Group (ABG)  10.00
 6 GIS based Characterization of Ground water in Shekhawati Region  of Rajasthan Prof. Anupam Singhal 
Prof. Rajiv Gupta
Department of Science and Technology, New Delhi  18.00
 7 Dynamic Buckling Responses of Composite Structures Prof. S. N. Patel BITS Faculty Research    Initiation Grant  2.00
 8 Mobilization of Metals from Copper Mine Tailings of Khetri Copper Mine,  Rajasthan and their Attenuation by Soil: Groundwater Pollution Implications Dr. Sanghamitra  Kundu Department of Science  and Technology, New Delhi  11.27

On-going Consultancy Projects (Sanctioned During the 2013) 

 S. No.  Project Title  Sponsored By  Sanction Amount  Investigators                  
 1 Road Safety Audit for Ringus-Sikar stretch of NH-11 (43.887 km) National Highway Authority of India, (NHAI) 18.11 lacs
Prof. A K Sarka
Prof. A P Singh
Dr. Amit Goel

Projects completed in 2013

 S. No.  Project Title  Principal  Investigator  Agency
 Sanction
 (inLacs) 
 1 Design and development of Static Sunshade for thermal comfort inside the  building Prof. Rajiv Gupta University Grants Commission, New Delhi  9.86

Picture Gallery

Picture Gallery

Quick Links

    An institution deemed to be a University estd. vide Sec.3 of the UGC Act,1956 under notification # F.12-23/63.U-2 of Jun 18,1964

    © 2017 Centre for Software Development,SDET Unit, BITS-Pilani, India.

    Designed and developed by fractal | ink design studios