List of Ongoing- Externally Funded Major Research Projects

S No Name of the institute Title of the Project Project Investigators Name of the Funding Agency Year
1 Institute of Science Investigation of the Regulatory Role of Mir-712 in
Inflammation Induced Skeletal Muscle Insulin Resistance
Dr Sriram Seshadri Science and Engineering Research Board
(SERB)
2016
2 Institute of Science Elucidating The Role of Short Chain Fatty Acids (Scfas)
And Its Receptors In High Sugar Diet-Induced Type Ii Diabetes
Dr Sriram Seshadri Gujarat State Biotechnology Mission
(GSBTM)
2016
3 Institute of Architecture
and Planning
Residential Building Energy Demand Reduction in India (RESIDE) Prof Utpal Sharma & Prof Purvi Jadav Department of Science & Technology
(DST)
2017
4 Institute of Management Rainbow (Realising Aspirations, Interests & Brilliance
Of Young Women In Indian Universities)
Prof Nina Muncherji & Prof Amola Bhatt Erasmus+ Capacity Building for Higher
Education (Erasmus+ CBHE), European Union
2018
5 Institute of Science Bone Metastatic Signature in Indian Breast Cancer Patients:
A Transcriptome-Based Study
Dr Heena V Dave Department of Science & Technology
(DST)
2019
6 Institute of Science Engineered Bioremediation Approaches for Onsite Treatment of
Soil Contaminated with Crude Oil
Dr Nasreen Munshi Department of Biotechnology (DBT) 2019
7 Institute of Science and
Institute of Technology
Development Of Integrated Wastewater Treatment Systems Using
Alternative Innovative Approaches to Microbial Fuel Cells,
Magnetic Nanoparticles, And Vermicomposting With Water Hyacinth
For Secondary Sludge Management
Dr Nasreen Munshi, Prof Chetna Chauhan & Prof Manish Shah Gujarat State Biotechnology Mission
(HSBTM)
2019
8 Institute of Management Government Agency Initiatives For Scientific Research Management
With Special Reference To Institute/University Interface
Prof Nityesh Bhatt, Prof Punit Saurabh
& Prof Balakrishnan Unny
Indian Space Research Organisation
(ISRO)
2019
9 Institute of Technology Plasma Pyrolysis Of Dry Municipal Solid Waste (Msw)/
Refused Derived Fuel (Rdf) For Syngas And Electricity Generation
Prof Sanjay Patel, Dr Darshit Upadhyay & Prof Rajeshkumar Patel Gujarat Council on Science and Technology
(GUJCOST)
2020
10 Institute of Technology Growth and characterization of nanostructured thin films of
magnetic materials for the high-speed computer memory cell
Prof Chetna Chauhan & Prof Devashrayee Niranjan Gujarat Council on Science and Technology
(GUJCOST)
2020
11 Institute of Technology Calibration And Validation of Risat-1 Sar Sensor Prof Parul Patel Indian Space Research Organisation
(ISRO)
2020
12 Institute of Technology Torsional Behavior of Reinforced Concrete Elements Strengthened
With Stainless Steel Wire Mesh
Prof Sunil Raiyani & Prof Paresh Patel Science and Engineering Research Board
(SERB)
2020
13 Institute of Technology Development Of Autonomous Reconfigurable Load Carrier Prof Akash Mecwan & Prof Dhaval Shah Gujarat Council on Science and Technology
(GUJCOST)
2020
14 Institute of Management Centres Of Excellence In Sustainable Tourism To Boost Economic
Development And Enhance University-Business Cooperation In Southern Asia (Cestour)
Prof Parag Rijwani & Prof Punit Saurabh Erasmus+ Capacity Building for Higher
Education(Erasmus+ CBHE), European Union
2020
15 Institute of Pharmacy Effect Of Oryzanol On Immunity In Healthy Volunteers Prof Shital Panchal & Prof Charmy Kothari AP Organics Pvt Ltd 2020
16 Institute of Pharmacy Bioavailability Enhancement Through A Novel Formulation Of Gamma-Oryzanol Prof Shital Panchal & Prof Charmy Kothari AP Organics Pvt Ltd 2020
17 Institute of Science Studying The Immune Adjuvant Potential of Chimeric Il-15. Dr Sarat Kumar Dalai Gujarat State Biotechnology Mission
(GSBTM)
2020
18 Institute of Science Understanding The Role Of B Cells In Cross-Presentation Of
Plasmodium Liver-Stage Antigen(S) To Cd8+ T Cells
Dr Sarat Kumar Dalai Department of Biotechnology
(DBT)
2020
19 Institute of Architecture
and Planning
Urban Resilience And Adaptation For India And Mongolia: Curricula,
Capacity, ICT And Stakeholder Collaboration To Support Green & Blue
Infrastructure And Nature-Based Solutions/Urgent
Prof Swati Kothary Erasmus+ Capacity Building for Higher
Education(Erasmus+ CBHE), European Union
2020
20 Institute of Technology Use of recycled C&D waste, fly ash, bottom ash, dredged marine sand,
and gypsum for the construction of sustainable salt pan beds for the enhancement
of salt productivity through prevention of brine percolation
Prof Sonal Thakkar, Prof Urmil Dave & Dr Bhoomi Andharia Department of science & technology
(DST)
2021
21 Institute of Technology Studies And Prototype Development For Recycle And Reuse Of Waste Streams
From Stainless Steel Industries
Prof Jayesh Ruparelia & Prof Urmil Dave Gujarat Council on Science and Technology
(GUJCOST)
2021
22 Institute of Technology Design and development of Fabry Perot cavity-based feed cluster Prof Dhaval Pujara and Prof Piyush Bhatasana Indian Space Research Organisation
(ISRO)
2021
23 Institute of Technology Development of a vision-based multi-degree of freedom serial manipulator
for patients suffering from neurological disorders and infectious diseases (covid-19)
Prof Reena Trivedi, Prof Priyam Parikh, Prof Keyur Joshi & Prof Jatinkumar Dave Gujarat Council on Science and Technology
(GUJCOST)
2021
24 Institute of Technology Development of a low-carbon cementitious material by recycling Calcium
Carbide Residue (CCR) waste from foundation industries to decarbonise the
construction sector
Prof U V Dave, Prof Monower Sadiq & Prof Kunal D Kansara Innovate UK 2021
25 Institute of Technology Development and Testing of NavICSuit: Processing Software Tool for
NavIC Receiver
Dr Sachin Gajjar Indian Space Research Organisation ISRO) 2021
26 Institute of Pharmacy Evaluating Oral Cancer Lesions Using Quantitative Ultrasound and
Elasticity Imaging
Prof Bhoomika Patel, Dr Karla P Mercado-Shekhar, Dr Rakesh Rawal & Dr Jayesh Patel Gujarat State Biotechnology Mission
(GSBTM)
2021
27 Institute of Pharmacy Development of A Novel Synthetic Derivative For The Treatment Of
Diabetes Taking Tyrosine Kinase Inhibitors As A Lead
Prof Snehal Patel & Prof Manjunath Ghate Indian Council of Medical Research
(ICMR)
2021
28 Institute of Pharmacy Safety Evaluation of Novel Curcumin Complex Prof Shital Panchal Probiotic Smart LLC USA 2021
29 Institute of Science and
Institute of Pharmacy
Repositioning Doxycycline As Anti-Cancer Therapy And Exploring Its
Synergy With Extracellular ATP Modulation In Breast Cancer: Pre-Clinical
And Early Clinical Exploration.
Dr Heena V Dave, Dr Reena Rajput, Dr Jigna Shah & Dr Chirag Desai Gujarat State Biotechnology Mission
(GSBTM)
2021
30 Institute of Science Therapeutic Targeting of Androgen Receptor As A Biomarker To Improve
The Clinical Outcomes Of Triple-Negative Breast Cancer
Dr Heena V Dave, Dr Jigna Shah & Dr Hemangini Vora Gujarat State Biotechnology Mission
(GSBTM)
2021
31 Institute of Science Combination Of Chimeric Il-15 And Recombinant Il-12 As Immunotherapy
For Lung And Colon Cancer
Dr Sonal Bakshi & Dr Sarat Kumar Dalai Gujarat State Biotechnology Mission
(GSBTM)
2021
32 Institute of Science Study On Effect of Soda Ash Effluent On Marine Fisheries Dr Nasreen Munshi & Dr Kaid Johar Chemicals, Division of Nirma Limited,
Porbandar
2021
33 Institute of Technology To enhance the quality of bio-coal prepared from rice straw for
co-firing in a power plant
Prof Darshit Upadhyay Science and Engineering Research Board
(SERB)
2022
34 Institute of Technology Secondary flow aided inertial separation of discrete-sized
microparticles in complex-shaped microchannels
Prof Absar & Prof Nirajkumar Shah Science and Engineering Research Board
(SERB)
2022
35 Institute of Pharmacy Development Of Point of Care Nano Sensor For Diagnosis Of
Vitamins And Minerals
Prof Charmy Kothari & Prof Shital Panchal
& Dr Jayraj Sarvaiya
Department of Science & Technology
(DST)
2022
36 Institute of Law Developing an Educational Framework for Climate Justice:
With Special Reference to Clinical Legal Education
Dr Madhuri Parikh, Dr Varsha Ganguly & Dr Arun Prasad Azim Premji Foundation 2022