Industrial Fellows 2022

PDIF Industrial Fellow 2022

  • Dr. E Anusha, ARCI Hyderabad/NIT Warangal

    Host: Fraunhofer Institute for Machine Tools and Forming Technology IWU

    Area of Work: Laser assisted forming of automotive steel blanks.

  • Dr. Swathi E, IIT Madras

    Host: Fraunhofer Institute for Applied Polymer Research IAP

    Area of Work: Development of light-weight, low-cost type IV hydrogen pressure vessel using filament wound fiber-reinforced polymer (FRP) compositesand 3-D printed polymer liner, for individual homes and automobiles.

  • Dr. Mukesh Kumar, CSIR-Central Scientific Instruments Organisation (CSIO), Chandigarh

    Host: SEnerCon GmbH

    Area of Work: Energy Data Analytics and Non-Intrusive Load Monitoring (NILM) using ML/DL for commercial/industrial building.

  • Dr. Gayathri Harihara Subramanian, IISc Bangalore

    Host: accu:rate GmbH

    Area of Work: Pedestrian and crowd modelling - simulating crowds in public places by incorporating group behaviour and psychological parameters.

  • Dr. Vishnu Chauhan, Inter-University Accelerator Centre, (IUAC) & Indraprastha University, New Delhi

    Host: Facility for Antiproton and Ion Research (FAIR) GmbH

    Area of Work: Influence of SHI irradiation on high performance metal-insulator-metal capacitor fabricated by oxides for memory applications.

  • Dr. Ankit kumar Kansara, CSIR-Centre Salt & Marine Chemicals Research Institute (CSMCRI), Bhavnagar

    Host: Fraunhofer Institute for Ceramic Technologies and Systems IKTS

    Area of Work: Development of ultrahydrophobic metal–organic framework membranes for the separation of aromatic hydrocarbons by organic solvent nanofiltration.

  • Dr. Sindu B S, CSIR-Structural Engineering Research Centre (SERC), Chennai

    Host: Fraunhofer Institute for Algorithms and Scientific Computing SCAI

    Area of Work: Machine learning supported approach for synthesis of novel epoxy polymers towards sustainable fiber reinforced polymers.

  • Dr. Sarita Devi, CSIR- Central Scientific Instruments Organisation (CSIO), Chandigarh

    Host: Federal Institute for Materials Research and Testing (BAM)

    Area of Work: Tailored metal-organic framework-integrated microfluidic device for immunosensing of waterborne pathogen.

PIEF Industrial Fellow 2022

  • Ms. Kavita Kiran Prasad, IIT Bombay

    Host: Wiferion GmbH

    Area of Work: Wireless Battery charging systems for electric vehicles in autonomous driverless transport systems, mobile robots, and industrial trucks.

  • Ms. Ruchika, CSIR-Institute of Himalayan Bioresource Technology (IHBT), Palampur

    Host: LIONEX GmbH

    Area of Work: Development of novel rapid tests for differential diagnosis of bacterial and viral infections.

  • Mr. Ramakanth Dakuri, IIT Roorkee

    Host: Envopap Deutschland

    Area of Work: Paper-based active barrier coatings for improved shelf life and quality of food products.

  • Mr. Rakesh Kumar Dhritlahre, CSIR-Institute of Himalayan Bioresource Technology (IHBT), Palampur

    Host: DendroPharm GmbH

    Area of Work: IDCC conjugated dendritic polyglycerol-N-isopropylacrylamide thermoresponsive nanogel for safe and efficient transdermal drug delivery.

  • Ms. Akhila Konala, IIT Roorkee

    Host: Envopap Deustchland

    Area of Work: Development of high barrier coatings for sustainable packaging material.

  • Ms. Ekta Singh Shrinet, IIT Bombay

    Host: Fraunhofer Institute for Solar Energy Systems ISE

    Area of Work: Battery thermal management system of high energy density batteries.

  • Ms. Reshma Dileep K, ARCI Hyderabad/IIT Bombay

    Host: HySPRINT Innovation

    Area of Work: Photovoltaics-Scaling up of carbon based perovskite solar cells.

  • Mr. Ayush Tara, University of Jammu

    Host: HySPRINT Innovation

    Area of Work: Fabrication and characterization of lead free, tin based FASnI3 perovskite solar cell with ZnOS as electron transport layer.

  • Mr. Mritunjay M. Hiremath, IIT Bombay

    Host: Carl Zeiss AG

    Area of Work: Developing a mathematical framework to quantify damage in fiber composites based on microstructural characterization.

  • Mr. Kuchipudi Naga Venkata Sai Teja, CSIR-Central Building Research Institute (CBRI), Roorkee

    Host: Fraunhofer Institute for Non-destructive Testing IZFP

    Area of Work: Detection and imaging of vertical surface breaking cracks in concrete using multi-wave techniques.