Our research activities involve synthesis, characterization, modification, and applications of a variety of nanomaterials and nanocomposites
Investigators: Dr. Murali Ranagarajan, Dr. Nikhil Kothurkar, Dr. D. Kumaresan, Dr. T.G. Satheesh Babu, Dr. M. Sivakumar, Dr. Sudip Kumar Batabyal.
Customized Nano-Materials for Industry’s Needs
Energy technology research focuses on the development of materials and devices for energy storage and conversion. Key project themes include:
Investigators: Dr. Sudip Kumar Batabyal. Dr. D. Kumaresan, Dr. Thirugnasambandam G. M., Dr. Nikhil Kothurkar, Dr. S. Guhan,
Advanced Energy Technologies including Low-Cost Solar Cells
Advanced polymer composite materials are being designed and developed for their application in aerospace, aircraft, nuclear and other specialized applications. Research topics include:
Investigators: Dr. Shantanu Bhowmik, Dr. K. Jayanarayanan, Dr. Meera B. Sasikumar, Dr. M. Kannan, Dr. Sankarprasad Bhuniya.
Custom Designed Polymer Composites based on Industry’s requirements
Biotechnology research work focuses on:
Investigators: Dr. Sankarprasad Bhuniya, Dr. Yamuna R., Dr. T.G. Satheesh Babu, Dr. Prasanna Ramani
Novel Concepts in Drug Delivery, Bio-sensing and Bio-Imaging
Electrochemical processes have enabled a paradigm shift in chip making and it is expected to continue to enable further miniaturization of chip-package interconnects, microelectronic packages, printed circuit boards, MEMS, sensors and actuators. Expertise and facilities exist for conducting simulation as well as experimental investigation of electrochemical processes.
Our research focus areas are:
Investigators: Dr. Murali Ranagarajan, Dr. Madhav Datta, Dr. Sasanagn Ramanathan, Dr. Nikhil Kothurkar, Dr. Thirugnasambandam G. M, Dr. D. Kumaresan.
Expertise in Electrodeposition, Wet Etching and Electropolishing.
Research activities focus on development of materials and processes for microelectronic packaging and related areas. Extensive R&D expertise exists at ACIRI and plans are underway to work on major projects in these areas. Research Topics include:
Investigators: Dr. Madhav Datta, Dr. Murali Ranagarajan, Dr. Sasangan Ramanathan, Dr. Nikhil Kothurkar
Electronic Materials & Structures with Tailored Properties
Investigations in this area include design and development of microchannel cooling devices and compact integrated multiphase microchannel reactors. Key topics include:
Investigators:Dr. Udaya Bhaskar Reddy Regula, Dr. Madhav Datta, Dr. Sriram Devanathan, Dr. Murali Ranagarajan
Energy Efficient Heat Transfer Devices
Recently Completed Projects