Major Collaborative Programmes

Technical Back-up Unit for Biomass Cook-stove (1981-95, 2010-11) Ministry of New and Renewable Energy Prof Rajendra Prasad, Prof R C Maheshwari
Mahatma Gandhi Institute for Rural Industrialization (2001-08) Ministry of Micro Small and Medium Enterprises Prof Rajendra Prasad, Prof V K Vijay, Prof R R Gaur
Biogas Development and Training Centre (2007-cont.) Ministry of New and Renewable Energy Prof V K Vijay, Prof P M V Subbarao, Prof Anushree Malik, Prof S Kohli, Prof T R Sreekrishnan
Rural Technology Action Group (2011-14) Office of the Principal Scientific Advisor, GoI Prof Rajendra Prasad, Prof S K Saha, Prof V K Vijay
Super critical fluid extraction of natural anti-oxidant for food preservation from spices and aromatic plants DST Prof S. N. Naik
Integrated Technology System for Artisans & Landless Labourers (ITSAL)- 1980-1993 DST Prof Rajendra Prasad, Prof P S Satsangi
Tools and Machinery for Carpet Industries (1998-04) Office of Development Commissioner Handicraft Prof Rajendra Prasad, Prof S K Saha
Valorisation of Food-waste to Biogas (Valor Gas- 2010-14) European Union Prof V K Vijay + 13 European partners
Regional Testing & Knowledge Centre for Biomass Cook-stoves (2013-16) Global Alliance for Clean Cook-stoves, UN Foundation Prof V K Vijay, Prof Rajendra Prasad
National Network on Integrated Development of Jatropha, Karanja and Non-edible oilseeds (2007-cont.) Ministry of Agriculture & Farmers Welfare Prof S N Naik, Prof Satyawati Sharma
From wastewater to bioenergy – A Microalgae Bio-refinery Approach in Indian and Brazilian Scenario (2016-2020) DBT – India and MCTI-CNPq- Brazil Prof Anushree Malik, Prof V K Vijay, Prof K K Pant and Brazilian Team
Bio-remediation of Agrochemicals & Heavy metals present in drainage water used for irrigation NFBSRA, ICAR Prof Anushree Malik, Prof T R Sreekrishnan, Prof S K Khare, Delhi University and IARI
Supercritical fluid extraction of natural antioxidants from spices and aromatic plants of North East region IIT Guwahati Prof S N Naik, Prof V V Goud (IIT Guwahati)
Setting up a Knowledge Network on Rural Housing (2013 - 2016) Ministry of Rural Development, Govt of India Prof V M Chariar, Asst Prof Jyoti Kumar
Fecal Sludge and Urine Reuse in Agriculture – Opportunities for addressing Phosphorus needs in India (2013-2016) NSF-USAID Prof V M Chariar, IIT Delhi with partner Pay Drechsel, IWMI Colombo