Research & Development

Research & Development (R&D) Cell at Kuppam Engineering College is to provide an inclusive environment for the promotion and support of research and development activities in newly emerging areas of Engineering, Technology, Science and Humanities including multidisciplinary fields.  The staff and students are expected to develop innovative thinking and intellectual curiosity in the incubation centres. The R&D Cell is committed to technology-driven collaborations and linking the academic research with teaching curriculum. This cell is one of the wings of the Institute which facilitates, mentors, channelizes and regulates all the academic, sponsored, collaborative research projects and consultancy works in the Institute. Faculties of various departments have received funding from agencies like DST, UGC, AICTE, MHRD and IEI. The institute also remains committed to long-term research as the foundation for future development.

Vision:-

            To promote Research activities among faculty and students in the areas of interdisciplinary research and development by providing seed funds for implementing their innovative ideas and product development through incubation and startup centers.

Mission:-

  1. To motivate faculty and students to undertake research and development activities
  2. To encourage interdisciplinary R&D projects leading to solutions to real world problems through synthesis of diverse ideas and skills
  3. To assist the faculty, Ph.D. scholars and students to apply for funding under various Government, Professional Chapter or Private sector schemes.
  4. To register under Intellectual Property Rights like Patents & copyright the outcome of R&D work carried out by the faculty and students of the Institution.
  5. To facilitate signing of MOU linkage with industries and R&D organizations for research and product development

Grants Received – Total Amount Rs.3.31 Crores

Sl. No. Title of the Project Principal Investigator Sponsored By Funding Amount Status
  1 NewGen IEDC Dr. G.N. Kodanda Ramaiah Mr. Santhosh B Panjagal NSTEDB, DST-NIMAT 2.87 Crores 2017-2022 Ongoing
  2 Pradhan Mantri Kaushal Vikas Yojna for Technical Institutions (PMKVY-TI) Dr. G.N. Kodanda Ramaiah  Dr. K. Rasadurai AICTE   25 Lakhs 2018-2019 Ongoing
  3 Student Startup NIDHI Programme Dr. G.N. Kodanda Ramaiah Mr. Santhosh B Panjagal R.N. Mohan NSTEDB, DST-NIMAT   10 Lakhs 2018-2019 Ongoing
  4 NPTEL Awareness Workshop Dr. G.N. Kodanda Ramaiah Dr. K. Rasadurai MHRD-IITM   3 Lakhs 2018-19 Completed
  5 Faculty Development Program (FDP) Dr. G.N. Kodanda Ramaiah Mr. M Lakshmipathy Mr. S. Nandakishor NSTEDB, DST-NIMAT,             New Delhi 2.5 Lakhs 2017-18 Completed
  6 Self-Powered Wireless Sensor Networks to Monitor and Manage the Remote Environment Applications for Industrial Landfill Sites Dr. G.N. Kodanda Ramaiah Mr. Santhosh B Panjagal UGC-SERO Hyderabad 2.5 Lakhs 2017- 18 On-Going
  7 Entrepreneurship Awareness Camp (EAC) Dr. G.N. Kodanda Ramaiah Mr. Santhosh B Panjagal NSTEDB, DST-NIMAT,            New Delhi 1 Lakh 2017-18 Completed
  8   Entrepreneurship Awareness Camp (EAC) Dr. G.N. Kodanda Ramaiah Mr. M Lakshmipathy NSTEDB, DST-NIMAT,             New Delhi 1 Lakh 2018-19 On-Going
  9 Sensor Networks based Remote Monitor for Industrial Landfill Sites Dr. G.N. Kodanda Ramaiah Mr. K. Tharun Kumar Reddy IEI 1 Lakhs 2017- 18 Complete
UPCOMING EVENTS