Research Excellence

Establishment of Six Technology Transfer Centres at Six State Universities

Research Centre:

  • The Centre for Intelligent Systems at SavitribaiPhule Pune University
  • The Centre for Advanced Sensors at the Doctor Babasaheb Ambedkar Marathwada University Aurangabad
  • The Center for Food Product Development at SNDT Women’s University Mumbai
  • The Centre for Bio-Actives & Natural Products at Rashtrasant Tukadoji Maharaj Nagpur University
  • The Centre for Renewable Resources for Health Care at  Swami Ramanand TeerthMarathwada University Nanded
  • The Centre for Natural Products and Alternative Medicine, Shivaji University Kolhapur

Patents:

  • Center for Advanced Sensors Technology Dr. Babasaheb Ambedkar Marathawada University
    • Annealing Induced Control for Functionalization of Single Walled Carbon Nanotubes Matrix and Application Thereof
    • A Method to Select Porphyrins as  Building  Blocks  for Selective Volatile Organic Compound Sensor
    • EDTA Modified PANI/SWNTs nanocomposite for detection of Cu (II) ions
    • An Annunciator for Pernicious Presence of Ammonia In Air
    • Automated  Equipment  for Thin Film  by Dip  Coating  and  Successive  Ionic  Layer Adsorption and
    • MoUs signed with 20 Industries, published 30 research papers in SCOPUS indexed Journals.
  • Centre for Herbo medicinal studies at Swami Ramanand Teerth Marathawada University, Nanded
    • Patent on herbal formulation for the treatment of kidney stones
    • "A process for the preparation of polyherbal formulation effective to treat kidney stones" (Patent no. 282473)
    • Indian patent granted to Invention titled "A Process For The Preparation Of Biodegradable Polymeric Materials From Algae Oil" (Patent No. IN283327)
  • Centre for Bioactive and Natural products at Rashtrasant Tukadoji Maharaj Nagpur University
    • Research on treatment for urinary tract infection.
    • One patent has been filed on Formulation of Sustained Release Oral Floating Matrix Tablet of Chlorogenic   Acid. The technology for the drug has been transferred to industry.
  • Centre for Intelligent Systems: Savitribai Phule Pune University
    • Liveness based anti-spoofing mechanism for secured biometric systems has  4 Indian Patent and 1 US Patent filed.
Sr. no Title of the Research Project Name of PI University Number of Patents Status of Technology transfer Industry partner

1

Liveness based anti-spoofing mechanism for secured biometric systems

Dr. Aditya Abhyankar

Savitribai Phule Pune University, Pune

4 Indian and 1 US filed

Transferred

Persistent Systems, KPIT, BadveEngg.

2

Skin on-chip for preclinical and bio-medical application

Dr.Prajakta Jain

Institute of Chemical Technology, Mumbai

2 Indian filed

Transferred

HiMedia Laboratories Pvt. Ltd., Mumbai

3

Meat production authentication Kit

Dr.G.D.Khedkar

Savitribai Phule Pune University, Pune

4 Indian and 1 US filed

Transferred

Persistent Systems, KPIT, BadveEngg.

4

Development of flexible gas sensor device for detection of toxic gases

Dr.V.B.Patil

Solapur University, Solapur

1 Indian filed and 1 in process

Transferred

JET Industries, Kolhapur & Pioneers Electro Systems Padanpur

5

Development of a new treatment for multi-drug resistant Uro-pathogenic bacterial infection

Dr. Archana Moon

Rashtrasan TukadojiMaharaj Nagpur University, Nagpur

1 Indian filed

Transferred

Zim Laboratories, Pvt. Ltd., Nagpur

6

Stop Diabetes-Development of nutraceutical product towards halting the progression of prediabetes to diabetes

Dr. Akalpita Arvindker

Shivaji University,  Kolhapur

 

In Process

Ms. Nityam Dipakam Pvt. Ltd

7

Environment-friendly Oxo-catalyst for the degradation of plastic films

Dr. Babasaheb Ambedkar Marathawada University, Aurangabad

Institute of Chemical Technology, Mumbai

 

In Process

 

8

Development of smart sensing platform for ambient air quality monitoring

Prof. M. B. Shirsat

Dr. Babasaheb Ambedkar Marathawada University, Aurangabad

5 Indian in process

 

 

9

Functional coating smart self-healing materials for formulating paints and coatings

Dr. P. P. Mahulikar

North Maharashtra University, Jalgaon

1 Indian filed

 

 

10

Non-edible oil renewable materials for new bio-degradable polymers

Dr. O. Yemul

Swami RamanandTeerthMarathawada University, Nanded

1 Indian filed

 

 

11

New effective polyherbal formulation to treat urolithiasis

Dr. C. N. Khobragade

Swami RamanandTeerthMarathawada University, Nanded

1 Indian filed

 

 

 

Conclusion

  • Improvement in research infrastructure in the State Universities.
  • Centres act as hubs for conducting research and facilitating industrial collaborations  and transfer technology to industry