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					 OFFICE OF THE DEAN OF FACULTY OF ENGINEERING, ARCHITECTURE
                            & TRP,
                                 BESU, SHIBPUR, HOWRAH – 711103

From: Dr. Manju Halder
Dean – FEAT & MANAGEMENT

                                                           Dated: 25.08.2008

To
The Regional Director,
AICTE, Regional Office,
LB Block, Sector – III,
College of Leather Technology,
Salt Lake City,
Kolkata – 700091


                    Sub: Submission of Compliance Report of AICTE

Sir,
   We enclose herewith two copies of Compliance Report for the year 2008 – 09, along with the soft copy of the
report in 2 nos. of CDs (2 nos.of Compact Disc) for your information and necessary action.

Kindly acknowledge the receipt of the same.

Thanking you,

Yours Faithfully


     Sd/-
(Dr. Manju Halder)
Dean of Faculty of Engineering, Architecture & TRP,
BESU, Shibpur, Howrah – 711103

Enclo: As stated.




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ALL INDIA COUNCIL FOR TECHNICAL EDUCATION




     Compliance Report for the year 2008 – 09



     Last Date of submission of compliance report - 31/08/2008
Compliance report to be submitted at the concerned Regional Office.




  7th FLOOR, CHANDERLOK BUILDING, JANPATH
                   NEW DELHI – 110 001


                Phone : (011) 23724151 to 23724157
                       Fax : (011) 23724183

         Website : www.aicte.ernet.in



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                                FORMAT FOR COMPLIANCE REPORT
All the existing technical institutions are required to submit the following information both in the form of hard and
soft copy by 31/08/2008 for consideration of extension of approval for the session 2008-09.

1 i) Name and Address of the Institution
Name               Bengal Engineering and Science University, Shibpur
                             Permanent Location as approved by AICTE           Temporary Location (if applicable)


Address                   Bengal Engineering and Science University,                           -------
                          Shibpur, P.O: Botanic Garden

Village
Taluk
District                  Howrah
Pin Code                  711103
State                     West Bengal
STD Code                  033                                             Phone No: - 033-2668-1503, 2668-4561-63
Fax No.                   0 91- 033 – 2668 - 2916                         Email: regis@becs.ac.in
Web site                  www.becs.ac.in
Nearest Rly Station        Howrah
Nearest Airport           Dum Dum Air port



1 ii)      Whether the institution is operating at temporary location (if so provide details of permanent location
           alongwith survey no.)?

                                                       Bengal Engineering and Science University, Shibpur
No                                                     Campus




2 i) Name and Address of the Society / Trust

Name                                                     Not Applicable
Address                 NA


Pin Code                NA                                    STD Code                    NA
Phone No.               NA                                     Fax No.                    NA
E-Mail                                   NA                   Web site                    NA




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      2 ii) Brief details regarding background of the Trust/Society, Governing body members, etc.

The University is under the control of Board of Management the composition of the Board of Management includes
following members:
     (a) Vice-Chancellor – Chairman .
     (b) Dean of faculties – 3 Nos.
     (c) Nominees of the President – 1 Nos.
     (d) Nominees of the Govt. of India from the MHRD – 1 Nos.
     (e) Nominees of the State Government ( Department of Technical Education) – 1 Nos.
     (f) Representative from regular faculty members (1 each from Professors,
         Readers/Assistant Professors and Lecturers) by rotation according to seniority – 3 Nos.
     (g) Nominee of the society – 1 Nos.
     (h) The Registrar shall be the non-member secretary.
     (i) The finance officer shall be present without voting power.
3. Name and Designation of the Head of the Institution (Principal / Director)

Name            Dr. N.R. Banerjea

Designation                       Qualification &              Highest Degree       Specializat          Total
Vice-                             Experience                                           ion             Experience
Chancellor                                                      B.Tech(IIT),
                                                            M.E.(Cal), MBA(Cal),
                                         Date of Birth
                                                            LLB(Cal),Ph.D.(Cal)
                                          17.12.1944            FAE, MISTE
STD Code              033         Phone No. (O)
                                      2668 - 2674           Fax No.                     91-033-2668-5430
STD Code              033         Phone No. (R)
                                  2436 - 2436               Fax No.                                -
E-Mail                                         Mobile
                      vc@becs.ac.in            No.                 9433055558


4.       Type of Technical Institution (Tick √ whichever is applicable)

         i)      Constituent College of University

         ii)     Central / State Government

         iii)    Government Aided : State Govt. Aided unitary University.                    

         iv)     Self-Financing (Minority)

         v)      Self-Financing (Non-Minority)


         vi)     Any other (Please specify)




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     5.           Information on Establishment of the Institution

                                                                                               1856
          i)        Year of Establishment

          ii)       Date on which first approval was accorde
                    by the Council
                                                                                        24th November, 1860
          iii)      Year of Commencement of the first batch

          iv)       Details of Last extension letter with year of approval           F.No. 750-80-101(E)/ET/95
                                                                                     Dated sept 19,2005

6. Whether there is any change of Name of the Institution, Society / Trust and Location of the Institution after AICTE
approval? If yes, enclose details



          i)        Whether the name of the Society has                        Yes              No
                    been changed If yes, give details

          ii)       Whether the composition of the Society has                  Yes             No
                    been changed, If yes, give details
                                                                               Yes              No
          (iii)     Whether the name of the Institution
                    has been changed, If yes, give details                     Yes             No

          iii)      Whether the Institution is functioning
                    at temporary site. If yes, give details
                                                                                Yes             No
          iv)       Whether the Institution has changed its
                    permanent location, If yes, give details




7.        i)        Whether there is any Court Case filed by the Institution against AICTE which is in
                     progress?
                    (Please tick () appropriate box)
                                                                      Yes            No   


          If yes, then give details with name of the Court, Writ Petition No. Subject Matter and Latest Status.

                      Not Available


 7.ii) Whether there is any case of Malpractices / Complaints/ or being penalized on account of
        non- submission of compliance within the cut-off-date, making excess admissions etc. against the
         Institution ? if yes, provide details

                                                              Does not Arise




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 8.Name and Address of the Affiliating University


Name             Bengal Engineering and Science University, Shibpur
Address          P.O: Botanic Garden, Shibpur, Howrah -711 103
Pin Code         711 103                                     Period of Affiliation      Permanent
STD Code         033                                         Phone No.                  2668-1503
Fax No.          91-033-2668-2916                            E-Mail/ Web site           regis@becs.ac.in


9. i)     AICTE approved existing course(s) of study during academic year 2007-2008

                                                        AICTE Approved Intake during last 4 years
          Courses       1st Year of      2008 -2009         2007-2008        2006-2007            2005-2006              Status
                       approval by                                                                                         of
                       AICTE (give                                                                                      Accredi
                       approval ref.                                                                                     tation
                        no. & date)                                                                                     (Validit
                                                                                                                            y
                                                                                                                        period)
   F.NO.750 – 80 – 101(E)/ET/95        Sanct   Actual     Sancti     Actual   Sanctio   Actual      Sanctio    Actual
         dt. 22.07.2008                 ione   admiss      oned      admiss    ned      admiss       ned      admissi
                                          d     ions      intake      ions    intake     ions       intake      ons
                                       intak
                                          e
UG(FT)       Civil                       90      86         90         90       90        90          90        91        AF
             M.E.                        60      59         60         62       65        62          60        60        AF
             E.E.                        60      58         60         61       60        59          60        61        AF
             Met.                        30      29         30         29       30        30          30        32        AF
             Mining                      30      26         30         29       30        32          30        29        AF
             Architecture                20      20         24         20       24        21          24        23        AF
             E.T.C                       40      40         60         41       60        43          60        40        AF
             CST                         60      59         60         37       60        30          60        31        AF
             I.T.                        60      57         60         58       60        60          60        61        AF
UG(PT)       C.E.
             (Even)                     50       -*         50         50       50        45          50        50

UG           8 Branches(2nd Year)
Lateral                                 43       43         43         43       36        36          30        30
Entry
PG(FT)
             Civil                      65       15         72         28       72        26          72        40        AF
             E.E                        24       23         46         24       46        19          46        23        AF
             Met.                       19        -         19          -       19        7           19        4
             Mining                     18        -         18          -       18        3           18        4
             Mechanical                 28       16         28         31       16        14          16        31        AF
             MTRP                       16       11         10         2        10        7           10        6         AF
             E.T.C                      10        9         10         12       60        12          60        15        AF
             CSE                        16       16         16         15       60        17          60        16        AF
             M.Tech(IT)                 40       40         40         41       40        40          36        25        AF
             Engg. Mechanics            18        8         18         8        18        8           18        7         AF
             Applied Physics            25       25         25         28       30        29          30        26
             Applied Chemistry          25       24         25         28       30        33          30        29



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             Applied Math.
                                       25        25          25        27         30          26           30          25
             Applied Geology            25        16       25           20         20          7           20          12
             MBA                       120       120      120          120        120         104          60          64
             Met. Sci. Engg.            18         8       18           21         18          9           18          13
             MCA                        30        -*       30           30         30         30           30          30
             M.Tech. in VLSI            18        12       18           12         18         13            -           -
PG(PT)       Civil(Even)                65        35      50           26          65         13           65          19
             M.Tech, Mechatronics       30        16      25           24           -          -            -           -
             PG Diploma in Bio-
                                        -         -          15        11         15          12           -           -           -
             informatics
             Food Processing and
                                       25        24          30        27          -           -           -           -
             Nutrition Sc.
             M. E (Information
             and Communication         18        17          16        16          -           -           -           -          AF
             Engg.)
             M.Tech. in Safety &
                                       30        26           -         -          -           -           -           -
             Occupational Health

FT: Full Time, PT: Part Time        * Admission Process is in progress.




9. ii)    Whether any excess admissions over and above the sanctioned strength are made ? If yes, give details.

  S. No.                     Courses                      Sanctioned            Actual              No. of Excess           Reasons
                                                       Intake 2008-2009      Admissions             Admissions
                                                                             2008 - 2009
                     UG                     PG          UG            PG     UG      PG              UG          PG        UG     PG
              Civil               Civil                 90            65     86       15            None        None       Nil    NIL
              M.E.                E.E.                  60            24     59       23            None        None       Nil    NIL
              E.E.                Met.                  60            19     58        -            None        None       Nil    NIL
              Met.                Mining                30            18     29        -            None        None       Nil    NIL
              Mining              Mechanical            30            28     26       16            None        None       Nil    NIL
              Architecture        MTRP                  20            16     20       11            None        None       Nil    NIL
              E.T.C               E.T.C                 40            10     40        9            None        None       Nil    NIL
              CST                 CSE                   60            16     59       16            None        None       Nil    NIL
              I.T.                M.Tech (IT)           60            40     57       40            None        None       Nil    NIL
                                  Engg.                  -            18      -        8            None        None       Nil    NIL
                                  Mechanics
 UG(PT)       C.E.                Applied                50           25      *         25          None        None        Nil   NIL
              (Even)              Physics
UG            8 Branches(2nd      Applied                43           25     43         24          None        None        Nil   NIL
Lateral       Year)               Chemistry
Entry
                                  Applied Math.          -            25      -         25          None        None        Nil   NIL
                                  Applied                -            25      -         16          None        None        Nil   NIL
                                  Geology
                                  MBA                    -            120     -         120         None        None        Nil   NIL
                                  Met. Sci. Engg.        -             18     -          8          None        None        Nil   NIL
                                  MCA                    -             30     -           *         None        None        Nil   NIL
                                  M.Tech. in             -             18     -          12         None        None        Nil   NIL
                                  VLSI
                                  Civil(Even)            -            65      -         35          None        None        Nil   NIL



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       .                    M.Tech           -       30   -   16   None   None   Nil   Nil
                            Mechatronics
                            PG.Diploma in    -       -    -   -    None   None   Nil   Nil
                            BIO-
                            Informatics
                            Food             -       25   -   24   None   None   Nil   Nil
                            Processing and
                            Nutri-tion SC.
                            M.E.             -       18   -   17   None   None   Nil   Nil
                            (Information
                            and Com.
                            Engg.)
                            M.Tech. in       -       30   -   26   None   None   Nil   Nil
                            Safety &
                            Occupational
                            Health



* Admission Process is in progress.




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     9. iii) Is the Institution offering M. Phil or a Doctoral programmes ?if yes, give details (02-08) upto
28.02.08
 S. No.                   Program                       Specialization            Ph.D. Produced          Limitation
              Civil                                                                        7
              E.E.                                                                        10
              Met.                                                                        11
              Mining                            Specialization in respective               5              No Limitation for
              Mechanical                        discipline                                 5              Ph.D. Research Work
              MTRP(Architecture)                                                           -
              E.T.C                                                                        1
              CST                                                                         13
              Material Science & Engg.                                                     1
              Information Technology                                                       -
              Engg. Mechanics(Applied
                                                                                           12
              Mechanics & Drawing)
              Applied Physics                                                              -
              Applied Chemistry                                                           13
              Applied Mathematics                                                          7
              Total                                                                       85
                                                                                     as on 28.02.08


1. No of Ph.D. Students applied for Regitration – 300.( Male -253, Female – 47)
2. Total number of Ph.D. Students Registered in last five years(02-07) – 196.(Male – 160, Female – 36 as on 3.08.07)
3. Total number of Ph.D. produced in last five years (0207) – Engg. & Tech. 65, Applied Sci. – 20 = 85
10. i)    Whether the Institution is sharing its facilities / premises with
          any other Institution or running any unapproved Programmes?                  Yes           No     
          If yes, give details.                                                                            NO
          A. Name of the other Institutions, which are sharing the facilities : N/ A
      B. Course(s) functioning in the University premises, its duration and intake( waiting for approval.)
Sl.             Courses             Approving      Affiliat   Degree/            Durati     Sanctio      Actual Admissions
No                                  Authority        ing      Diploma /            on         ned         during 2008-09
 .                                                  Body      Certificate        (Years)    Intake
1.       PG Civil(PT)            BOM/AICTE         AC         PG Degree          3 Years   65         35

2.       UG Civil(PT)            BOM               AC         Degree             5 Years   50         *
3.       M.Tech(VLSI Design)     BOM               AC         PG Degree          2 Years   18         12
4.       M.Tech in Met. Sci.     BOM               AC         PG Degree          2 Years   18         8
         and Engg
5.       Safety and              BOM               AC         PG Degree          2 Years   30         26
         Occupational Health
6.       Food Processing and     BOM               AC         PG Degree          2 Years   25         24
         Nutritional Sc.
7.       M.E in Information      BOM               AC         PG Degree          2 Years   18         17
         and Communication
         Engineering.
8.       M.Tech in               BOM               AC         PG Degree          2 Years   30         16
         Mechatronics

N.B.- AC = Academic Council                          * Admission Process is in progress.
  BOM = Board of Management




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10 ii)    Whether admissions under PIO / Foreign Nationals quota has been approved for your institution by
          the AICTE? If yes, give details.

 S. No.           Courses                 Sanctioned Intake 2007-2008                        Actual Admissions
               Under Graduate                     As required                           Admission Process is in progress
               Engg. Discipline

11.       Status of Compliance of Specific Conditions/Deficiencies Communicated in the Last
          Approval/Extension of Approval by AICTE.


S.No                    Deficiencies Communicated /                                       Compliance Report
                            Specific Conditions
             NA                                                           Submitted Compliance Report (07—08)




12.      (i) Particulars of the Full Time Principal/Director/Vice-Chancellor of the institution



Name                                                           :     Dr. Nikhil Ranjan Banerjea

Date of Birth                                                  :      17.12.1944

Academic qualifications (with field of specialization) :             B.Tech(IIT), M.E.(Cal), MBA(Cal),
                                                        LLB(Cal),Ph.D.(Cal)
                                                                     FAE, MISTE


Details of Experience (Academic / Industrial)

Academic                                                   :       15 years

Industrial                                                 : 20 years
Date of the appointment in the present institution         : 1.09.2004




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  12          (ii)       (a)       *Faculty Position for the existing programme(s) (Programme-wise)


Name of the              Total             Total                  Details of Faculty Available                Nature of
Programme                Sanctioned        number                                                            Appointment
(UG & PG)                Intake (last 4    of
                         yrs. for          Faculty
                         Engg./Arch.       required
                         / HMCT/           as per
                         Pharmacy/         norms
                         Applied Arts       (column
                         etc. , last 3     2 divided
                         yrs. for MCA        by 15)
                         and last 2
                         yrs. for MBA)

                                                         Profess      Assista      Lecture   Tota           Total      Total
                                                           ors           nt           rs      l     Ot    number      number
                                                         (Rs.         Profess      (Rs.800         her        of     of faculty
                                                         16400-         ors/          0-            s/     faculty   on adhoc
                                                         22400        Reader        13500)         vis    Permane    Basis/Co
                                                         scale)           s                        itin      nt &    ntractual
                                                                      (Rs.                           g    Approv
                                                                      12000-                       fac      ed by
                                                                      18000)                       ult    Universi
                                                                                                     y        ty
          1                    2                3             4            5         6        7      8         9        10
 UG              PG      UG         PG     UG       PG   A        B   A        B               *=PhD
 C.E.           C.E.     360       260     24       17   10       -   6        4    3+7*     30             30
 M.E.           M.E.     240       112     16       8    10       -   3        1    8+2*     24             24
 E.E.           E.E.     240        96     16       7    9        2   6        2    2+5*     26             26
E.&T.C        E.&T.C     160        40     11       3    3        1   3        -    4+2*     13             13
 M.E.T.       M.E.T.     120        76     8        5    4        -   1        2     02      09             09
 MIN          MIN        120        72     8        5    3        -   2        1    2+1*     09             09
  CST          CSE       180        64     12       5    4        -   3        3    7+2*     19             19
   IT           IT       240        32     16       2    1        -   1        -    5+1*     08             08        5 (Lect)
.ARCH
              MTRP        92        64      7       5    2        3   1        3     02      11             11
    .
                Eng.
              Mechan       -        72      -       5    6        -   11       -     02      19             19
                 ics
              Applied
                           -       100      -       7    3        -   1        -     06      10             10
               Physics
              Applied
              Chemist      -       100      -       7    5        -   3        -     3*      11             11
              ry
              HRM          -         -      -       -     -       1    -       -      -       -             01
              Student
              Activiti     -         -      -       -     -       1    -       -      -       -             01
              es
              Physical
              Instruct     -         -      -       -     -       -    -       -    1+1*      -             02
              or
              Worksh
              op           -         -      -       -     -       -   1               -       -             01
              Suptd.

                                                              11
              1                      2                3                4             5         6        7     8         9             10

    UG            PG         UG          PG      UG       PG       A       B    A        B
              Applied
                               -         100     -        7        4       -    8        -    2+1*     15              15
               Math.
              Applied
                               -         50      -        4        1       -    1        1     1        4               4
              Geology
                                                                                                                                  1 (Prof.) +
                  MBA          -         240     -        16       -       -     -       -     -        -     -         -
                                                                                                                                    8 Lect.
              Met. Sci.                                                                                                            3 (Lect.)
                               -         72      -        4        1       -     -       -     -        1     -        01
               Engg.
                                                                                                                                    CST
                                                                                                                                  Faculties
                  MCA          -         90      -        6        -       -     -       -     -        -     -         -
                                                                                                                                     are
                                                                                                                                  engaged
                                                                                                                                    2+2
              M.Tech.                                                                                                             Faculties
                               -         72      -        3        -       -     -       -     -        -     -         -
              in VLSI                                                                                                                are
                                                                                                                                  engaged
                                                                                                                                    Civil
             Civil(Eve                                                                                                            Faculties
                               -         195     -        9        -       -     -       -     -        -     -         -
                n)                                                                                                                   are
                                                                                                                                  engaged
                  HUM        543*         -      15       -        2       -    1        2     1        6     -        06
*Included 2nd year Lat. Entry & P.T.UG (Civil)                     Total no. of Faculties -220
UG – Under Graduate Courses                                        1) Regular PhD Male Faculty member- 142
PG – Post Graduate Course                                          2)Regular PhD Female Faculty member -27
A – Ph.D., *= PhD Degree Holder                                    3)M.E./M.Tech Faculty member _ 51
B – Non Ph.D
*NOTE: The institution should clearly give information about the faculty in each approved course(s) separately without
any ambiguity.
    12 ii) (b) Details of the Full Time Teaching Faculty (Programme wise).

Name of       S/        Name        Designatio   Qualifications with field               Date of     Experience       Date of         Gross
  the         .N        (s) of           n          of specialization                     Birth      a) Teaching    Joining the   total salary
Course         o.        the        (Lecturer/                                                       b) Industry    Institution    as on date
                       Teachin         Asst.                                                         c) Research                   with scale
                          g         Professor/   UG           PG       Doctorate                     a     b    c                      &
                       Faculty      Professor)                                                                                     Basic pay.
   UG
                                     Department wise Full Time Teaching Faculties are given in enclosure VA & VB
  Level
   PG
  Level                                                                                  Do

Humanit                                                                                  Do
 ies &
Sciences




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        Important Note:
       1. The Institution is required to submit:
           (i) A statement signed by each faculty member stating that he/she has been appointed and is working
               exclusively for the AICTE approved programme in the Institution.
          (ii) An affidavit from the Chairman of the trust/Society/Director of the Institution stating that faculty members
                Me
       2. The faculty in Humanities & Sciences / General subjects should be specifically mentioned.


       12 (ii) (c) Information about stability of the Faculty (separately for each Programme).

                                                                     Period of appointment
           Program
S. No.                       Category           Less than 6         Between 6      Between 2 to            More than 3     Total
             me
                                                 Months           Months to 1 year    3 years                years
                        P    AP      Lect.

  1        C.E.         10   10      10              -                      2                 4                  24           30
  2        M.E.         10   4       10              1                      2                 1                  20           24
  3        E.E.         11       8     7             -                      -                 1                  25           26
  4        E.&T.C       4    3       6               1                      1                 3                  8            13
  5        MET          4    3       2               -                      2                 1                  6            9
  6        MIN          3    3       3               -                      -                 4                  5            9
  7        CST          4    6       9               -                      3                 1                  15           19
  8        IT           1    1       6               -                      -                 1                  7            8
  9        Arch.        5    4       2               -                      -                 1                  10           11
           AM &                                      -                      2                 5                  12           19
  10                    6    11      2
           DR.
  11       HUM          2    3       1               -                      -                 1                  5            6
  12       Geology.     1    2       1               -                      1                 -                  3            4
  13       Physics      3    1       6               -                      -                 2                  8            10
  14       Chemistr                                  1                      2                 2                  6            11
                        5        3   3
              y
  15       Math.        4    8       3               -                      -                 3                  12           15
           Met.Sc. &                                 -                      -                 -                  1            1
  16                    1    -       -
           Engg..
  17       HRM          1    -       -               -                      -                 -                  1            1
           Student                                   -                      -                 -                  1            1
  18                    1    -       -
           Activities
           Physical                                  -                      -                 2                  -            2
  19                    -    -       2
           Instructor
           Worksho                                   -                      1                 -                  -            1
  20                    -    1       -
           p Suptd.
 Total                  76   71      73                                                                                    220

12 ii) (d) Mode of selection of faculty and staff : Written test and interview including trade test for technical staff.
              Mode of selection of faculty through interview.

        Name of the news papers in which adverstisement are placed and their circulation status.
        Leading All India News papers/Dailies
        Constitution of the selesction committee
 Constitution of the selesction committee for faculty, Officers and Staffs were constitued as per bye-laws duly
 approved by the Board of Management


Whether University representative is invited in the selection               Yes              
                                                                                             No
      Committee meeting.




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             12 ii)   Details of Technical / Administrative / supporting Staff
             (e)

             S.No     Category Staff                                                                  Number
               1.     Technical Supporting Staff
                      a) Workshop attendant                                                                2
                      b) Workshop Technician                                                               40
                      c) Laboratory Assistant/Technical Assistant                                       118
                      d) Librarian/Deputy Librarian                                                        1
                      e) Assistant Librarian                                                               4
                      f)   Programmer                                                                 1(Cont.)
                      g)     Systems Analyst                                                          1(Cont)
                      h)     Others (Computer Lab In-Charge, Lab Attendant etc)                            4
               2      Administrative Staff
                        a) Administrative Officer                                                          19
                           b) Accounts Officer/Assistant Account Officer                              1(Vacant)
                           c)   Clerks and others Non-Technical staff                                   118
                           d) Others Group D                                                            210


13. Strengths & Weaknesses of the institution in terms of Teaching Methodology/Transaction of Syllabus /Innovations
        /best practices (if any)/ industrial project / Industrial consultancy / research taken up for industry and amount
        granted there by:

Strengths

                                           See Enclosure - I
Weaknesses
14. Students data and pass % since last three years.
 S.No.      Course    Year        Sanctioned Students Students       % of       % of              % of          % of Students
                                    Intake   Admitted Passed out Students     Students          Students         with IInd
                                                        in first  passed in passing out         with 1st          Division
                                                       attempt first attempt    with            Division
                                                                              Honours
   1               04 - 05       UG- 434    UG- 422   UG- 387    UG - 93.48  UG - 1.29         UG -2.69         UG - 17.31
   2        9UG                  PG - 383   PG - 368  PG - 279   PG – 80.87  PG – 2.51         PG –7.81         PG – 12.19
   3     Courses & 05 - 06       UG- 434    UG- 428   UG- 418    UG - 97.66  UG - 2.15         UG - 9.71        UG - 10.29
   4       21 PG                 PG - 528   PG - 397  PG - 287   PG – 79.94  PG – 2.09         PG- 9.94         PG – 9.06
   5      Courses 06 - 07        UG- 479    UG- 427   UG- 422    UG - 98.65  UG - 1.83         UG -6.96         UG - 13.04
   6                             PG - 588   PG - 435  PG - 308   PG – 80.42  PG – 1.62         PG –9.87         PG – 20.13
   7    Passed out 07 - 08       UG- 567    UG- 510   UG- 417    UG – 82.00 UG – 3.00          UG – 9.87        UG – 16.00
       Batch                     PG - 804   PG - 462  PG - 322   PG – 70.00  PG – 4.00         PG – 9.05        PG – 35.00
       June 07
 8. Passed out           UG-567       Exam. To be commenced from first week of June 08
    Batch June 08 -09 PG-804
NOTE: Average result of two Semesters in case of Semester system


15. i) Total no. of students placed by the Institution through its Placement Cell (Discipline wise)

Year                   Discipline                 Total no. of students       Total no. of students placed

                                                              14
                                                                    passed out                       through placement cell
                                                                   (last 3 years)                         (last 3 years)
       04 - 05       CE, ME, EE,MET,MIN,E&TC,                 UG– 387                           UG– 340
                     CST,IT,Arch, + PG Courses                PG - 279                          PG - 39, MCA-7
                     Refer – 12(II) (a)
       05 - 06       CE, ME, EE,MET,MIN,E&TC,                 UG - 418                          UG- 375
                     CST,IT,Arch, + PG Courses                PG - 287                          PG - 62, MCA-16
                     Refer – 12(II) (a)
       06 - 07       CE, ME, EE,MET,MIN,E&TC,                 UG - 422                          UG - 348
                     CST,IT,Arch, + PG Courses                PG - 308                          PG - 75, MCA-19
                     Refer – 12(ii) (a)
       07 - 08       CE, ME, EE,MET,MIN,E&TC,                 UG - 417                          UG - 335
                     CST,IT,Arch, + PG Courses
                     Refer – 12(ii) (a)as on 22.2.08          PG - 322                          PG – 64, MCA-14


              Average Salary – Rs. 2.0 Lakh/Annum
              Range – Rs. 2.0 Lakh/Annum to Rs. 5.06 Lakh/Annum

15 .       ii) Provide details of companies/Industries, which visited the institute for placement since the
                last three years.

S.No.        Year                      Name of the Company/Industry                     Number of Students                  Total
                                                                                        placed
1            2004-2005                 TCS,TCE,Infosys,WIPRO,CTS,IBM,                   UG – 340
                                       SATYAM,SIEMENS, L &T, DCPL and                   PG - 39, MCA – 7                          386
                                       others
2            2005-2006                 TCS,TCE,Infosys,WIPRO,CTS,IBM,                   UG - 375
                                       SATYAM,SIEMENS, L &T, DCPL and                   PG - 62, MCA – 16                         453
                                       others
3            2006-2007                 TCS,TCE,Infosys,WIPRO,CTS,IBM,                   UG - 348
                                       SATYAM,SIEMENS, L &T, DCPL and                   PG - 75, MCA – 19                         442
                                       others
4.           2007-2008                 Ashok Leyland,ITC, Maruti
                                       Udyog,Coal India, Vedanta, HPCL,L                UG - 335
                                       & T, ABB, TATA Motors, CTS, IBM,
                                       Samsung, ITC Infotech, TATA steel,
                                       DCPL, Ambuja, NMSEZ, AVTEC,                                                          413
                                       ICICI Bank, Orient Bank, Maheswari                                                   As on
                                                                                        PG - 64, MCA – 14                   22.2.08
                                       Mining, Manjusree Infotech and many
                                       other companies visited our
                                       Institution. Viz*
     *ITD Cementation ,samtelcolor,Force Inc., Godrej& Boyee, Unitech Ltd, Poyry Env. ,Phillips Carbon, MicroSoft India, NMSEZ,
     Ambuza Reality Group, Nokia Sienms, CES, Telcon, Emst &Young

16. Utilization status of grants received under various schemes of AICTE (R&D, MODROB, Faculty
    development, IIPC etc for the last three years).
S.No         Name of the Grant sanctioned Grant             Whether utilization certificate Major
             Scheme(s)       (Amount & Date) utilized       submitted, if yes amount for    impact
                                                            which submitted

                                                        See Enclosure II


     17.               Library facilities




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          A       Total area of the library                : 1602m × 10.76m or 16500 sqft.

          B       Seating capacity of the library          : 100

          C       Reprographic facility (yes / No)         : Yes

          D       Working hours of library                 : 8AM to 8PM

          E       Library Networking facility (yes / No) : Yes

        F
     Usage dat Usage data a of the library (in terms of : Faculty - 1-10, Students – 500 /day
     books issued to the faculty & students etc.)

          G       Annual library budget
                  (% of annual student fee collected)        : 10 Lakh for Books, 30 Lakh for Journal and occasional
                  grants
                                                               Received from difference sources.
         H
                  Details of the library staff with qualifications and pay scales

                    Sl.No.     Designation          No.   Qualification                Pay Scale
                    1          Dy. Librarian        1     Ph.D. in Library Science     Rs. 12000/- - 18400/-
                    2          Asst. Librarian      4     M.Lib.                       Rs. 8000/- - 13500/-
                    3          Library Asst.        1     B.Lib.                       Rs. 4125/- - 9700/-
                    4          Typist               1     H.S.                         Rs. 4000/- - 8850/-
                    5          Stag Attendant       5     Eight Pass                   Rs. 3150/- - 5680/-
                    6          Binder               1     Eight Pass                   Rs. 3000/- - 5230/-
                    7          Mender/Treater       1     Eight Pass                   Rs. 3150/- - 5680/-
                    8          Junior Peon          1     Eight Pass                   Rs. 2850/- - 4400/-
                    9          Bearer               2     Eight Pass                   Rs. 2850/- - 4400/-
                    10         Helper GradeIII      2     Eight Pass                   Rs. 2850/- - 4400/-
                    11         Peon                 2     Eight Pass                   Rs. 2850/- - 4400/-




Details of the library facilities




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                                                                               Journals
                    Number of
                                    Number of
      Course(s)     titles of the                            National                     International
                                    volumes
                        books                         (Print-Subscription)   e-Subscriptions      Print-Subscription
                   02 – 03 – 2239    As required by         02- 03 - 53            204                    85
                   03 - 04 – 2588    the respective         03- 04 - 51                                   89
                                      Department                                   572
                   04 - 05 – 2899
                                                            04- 05 - 52            659                    93
9UG Courses        05 - 06 – 2304
& 21 PG            06 – 07 - 8314                           05 - 06- 52            650                    60
Courses            07 – 08 - 880                            06- 07- 52             650                    60
                   As on                                    07- 08- 55             650                    62
                   31.03.08



18.             Details of Laboratories & Workshops
                         Name of the                  Name of the               Total Area of          Major equipment
         S.No
                            Course                laboratory/workshop          lab/workshop
                     Refers 12(II)(a) Col-I     Ref. Vol.-I of Compliance    Varies 2000sqft to      Refers 12(II)(a) Col-I
                                                Report (2006-62007) Serial       8000sqft.          And volume I of
                                                 No-XV-infrastructure.                              compliance report 06-
                                               Workshop: -                                          07 sl no XV-
                                                      1. Carpentry Shop
                                                                                                    infrastructure
                                                      2. Fittings Shop
                                                      3. Smithy Shop
                                                      4. Welding Shop
                                                      5. Forging Shop
                                                      6. Electric Shop
                                                      7. Foundry Shop
                                                      8. Plumbing Shop
                                                      9. Machine Shop
                                                      10. Masonry Shop
                                                      11. Pattern Shop
                                                      12. Moulding Shop




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   19.           Computer Facilities for the existing programme(s)
                                                               Requirements as per Norms (1:4 for Engg., 1:6 for
               S.No                Particulars                  Pharmacy/ HMCT/Arch./ Applied Arts and 1:2         Avail-ability
                                                                              for MBA/MCA)
                 1.     No of Computer terminals                                     1000                                800
                 2.                                                     Intel P-IV/Dual Core, 1 GB RAM                P-III/P-IV
                        Hardware Specification                                                                     256/512 MB
                                                                                                                   RAM
                 3.     No of terminals of LAN/WAN                                   1000                                800
                                                                (a) Application           (b) System               4.(a)   4.(b)
                                                                   Corel Draw,       MS Windows, XP/Vista,
                 4.     Relevant Legal Software
                                                                MS Office, MAT              Linux.
                                                                     Lab.
                 5.     Peripheral(s)/ Printers                Visual Studio, FE Method, 100 (printer/Server)
                 6.                                            10240KBPS, 24 Hours                                 2048KBPS
                        Internet Accessibility (in kbps &                                                           24 Hours
                        hrs)                                                                                       Order placed
                                                                                                                   for 4096KBPS


Whether the computer facilities are suitable for the existing                            
                                                                                        Yes           No
programmes?

20.      Building
             1. Available Built up area per student     ____________________
             2. Total Built up Area for the existing programme(s)

                                                              Building with         Total sanctioned
                                Area                                                                                    Total
                                           Building                               intake (last 4 yrs. for
                              required                          Sheet Roof                                  Built up    Area
                                           with RCC                                Engg./ Pharmacy/
   Particulars                 as per                          (if suitable for                             area per   Avail-
                                             Roof                                  HMCT/ Arch. etc. 2
                               norms                            Educational                                 student     able
                                            (Sq.M)                                yrs. MBA and 3 yrs.
                               (Sq.M)                       Institution) (Sq.M)                                        (Sq.M)
                                                                                        for MCA)
   Instructional Area
   (Carpet Area)
   Administrative Area
   (Carpet Area)
                                                                       See Enclosure III
   Amenities
   (Carpet Area)
   Circulation & Others
                      Total




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21.               Instructional Area for the existing programme(s)
                                               Number of rooms                                Carpet area of each room
                                                                                                                     Available
                                                               Available              Requirement
                Particulars            Requirement                                                                      in the
                                                                 in the                  as per
S.No.                                  as per norms
                                          Parameter                                                               Institution
                                                                                                         Availability
                                                              institution                norms
                                                                                                                 (Sq.M)
                                                                                                            Yes
  1        All Weather
        Class Rooms Approach Road (cemented / kuchha)
        Tutorial Hall
        Drawing Hall (*)
        Computer Centre
                                                                          See Enclosure III
        Library
        Laboratories &
        workshops
                              Total



 Whether any academic activity is being carried out in the
  basement   If yes, give details.                                                Yes              No
                                                                                                          

 Whether a barrier free environment has been created in                          Yes             No
  the building for Physically challenged persons.

 Whether the Classrooms, Tutorial hall, Drawing hall,                            Yes              No
  Computer centre, Library, Laboratory and workshops
  are well equipped for the existing courses.

 22.      Land Availability

                   Land Category
                                                       Area required                              Total Area available
            (Rural/ District Head Quarter/
                                               as per Land Category (Acres)                             (Acres)
           State Capital/ Metropolitan city)

           Urban, District HQ - Howrah         Depending on Expansion and                                121 Acres
                                               Extension of the Programmes.


          (a)     Whether the said land is demarcated by fencing/ boundary wall for                           Yes          No
                  the institution (Tick  appropriate box)

          (b)     Whether the land is contiguous (Tick  appropriate box)                                     Yes          No


                  If Not, Number of plots                                    Distance between the plots (Sq.M)


          (c)     Whether the surroundings of the institution are               Yes                           No
                  suitable for educational purpose.

                                                                                              




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                                                                                                      Yes
   2       Potable Water Supply System (own bore well/municipal
           corporation)
S.No.
   3                                                    CET quota
          Category Generator (5kv, 5-10 kv, 10-15 kv, more than 20 kv)
           Electrical                                                                             Management quota
                                                                                  Yes, 750 KV backup power of generator
                                                                                  driven by two generator 120KW.
   4        Students‘ Canteen                                                                           Yes
   5        Students‘ Common Room (Boys / Girls)                                          Yes, present in each Hall/Hostel
                                                                                  Boys      12UG+1PG Hostel
   6        Hostel
                                                                                  Girls     1+1 Hall for PG Girls Students
            If no hostel facility is available, whether arrangements have been made for boarding and lodging of students near
            to the institution, if yes mode of travel from the place of stay to the institution : Hostel Facility available
   7        Principal‘s Quarters/Vice-chancellor's Quarters                                             Yes
   8        Digital Library/Video Conference facility centre                                            Yes
   9        Quarters for Faculty                                                                        Yes
   10       Guest House                                                                                 Yes
   11       Parking facilities                                                                          Yes
   12       Medical facilities (full time / part time doctor / dispensary)        Yes, 2 FT Doctors and other nursing staff.
   13       Insurance facilities                                                  Group Insurance and group Mediclaim
                                                                                  Facilities
   14       Telephone booth                                                                             Yes
   15       Gymnasium /indoor / outdoor stadium                                                         Yes
   16       Rainwater-harvesting facilities are available                                              N/A
   17       Post office facility                                                                        Yes
   18       Bank facility                                                                               Yes
   19       Transport facility for day scholars                                                        N/A
  20.       Reprographic facilities in the Institutions.                                                Yes
  21.       Barrier free environment for physically challenged.                                         Yes
Other Facilities
  22.       Development of campus selection facilities by HRM Dept.
  23.       Computer Center and Network Server connected through fibre optic backbone throughout the campus.
  24.       24 Hours University Ambulance Service
  25.       Common Room for Male and Female Staff.
  26.       Play Grounds (Oval and Lords)
  27.       Place for Indoor Games(Netaji Bhawan)
  28.       Recreation Club for Faculty and Staff
  29.       City Office of Bengal Engineering and Science University, Shibpur at Loudon Street, Kolkata
  30.       Office of the Global Alumni Association
  31.       New canteen for students faculty and staff opened and operated by female self help group.

23.Availability of other facilities:




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                                                                                                                Being
                                   Fixed by the                                             Fixed by the
                                                                                                                charged by
                                   State Fee      Being charged by the Institution          State Fee
                                                                                                                the
                                   Committee                                                Committee
                                                                                                                Institution
1       Admission Fee                             UG             PG
                                                  Rs.200/-       Rs.200/-
2       Tuition Fee p.a                           B.E.           M.E. /MTRP Rs.12000/-
                                                  Rs.12000/-     M.Tech(Met Sc & VLSI
                                                  B.Arch.        Rs. 15000/-
                                                  Rs.12000/-     M.Tech(Mechatronics)
                                                  IT.            Rs.21000/-
                                                  Rs.12000/-     Applied Sciences
                                                                 Rs.6200/-
                                                                 Chemistry and Food
                                                                 Processing and
                                                                 Nutrition Science
                                                                 Rs.6200/-


3       University fee                            Rs. 500/-      Rs. 500/-
        Examination fee, Per
        Semester Registration
        fee etc                                   Rs. 200/-      Rs. 200/-
4       Hostel fee (Rent                          Rs. 3800/-     Rs. 3800/-
        etc.)p.a.
5       Laboratory fee                                           Chemistry and Food
                                                                 Processing and
                                                                 Nutrition Science
                                                                 Rs.1000/-

6       Library fee
7       Any other(Student                         Rs. 100/-      Rs. 100/-
        activities) pa
        Infrastructure                            Rs. 2000/-     Rs. 2000/-
        Development p.a.
                       Total Fee


24. Fee Structure of the Institution


25. Financial Position



       Whether applicant has opened a bank account in the name of the
       Society/ Trust for the existing institution                                    Yes                              
(i)                                                                                                        No




(ii)       Source of income & expenditure during the last year       See Enclosure IV




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        S.No.    Source of Income                    Rs.(in Lakhs)   Expenditure during the last year      Rs.(in Lakhs)
        1.       Central Government                                  Salary of Full time Faculty
        2.       State Government                                    Salary for Visiting/Adjunct faculty
        3.       University Grants Commission                        Salary of Non-Teaching Staff
        4.       Other Central/State Govt. Bodies                    Library
        5.       Private Trust                                       Computer Centre
        6        Donations                                           Equipments Labs and Workshops
        7.       Students Fees                                       Building
        8.       Internal Revenue Generation                         Others (please specify)
        9.       Others (please specify)
                               Total




(iii)           Details of Operational funds



S.No.      Name of Bank with            Account     Cash Balance       FDR, if any          Total Amount
           Branch & Full Address        No.         (in Lakhs)         (Excluding joint     (in Lakhs)
                                                                       FDR submitted to
                                                                       AICTE)
           United Bank of India
           BE College Extn. Branch         NA               -                   -                     -
           BE College




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Declaration:

      It is certified that:
       a)      Existing Courses are being conducted as per norms, standards and
                guidelines of the AICTE.
       b)       All the physical deficiencies stated in the last approval letter have been complied with.
       c)       The AICTE pay scales are being paid to the faculty members.
       d)       The admissions are made on merit and no capitation fee or donation of any kind is charged for admission.
       e)       The teaching faculty has been recruited as per qualifications and experience laid down by AICTE.
       f)       The tuition and the other fees are being charges as prescribed by the Competent Authority.
       g)       No new course has been started (since the last approval by AICTE) without prior approval of AICTE.
       h)       The institution is not running any courses not approved by AICTE in the premises of the AICTE approved
                institution.
       i)       The intake in any of the AICTE approved course has not been increased beyond the sanctioned intake,
                without prior approval of AICTE.




       I/We solemnly declare that no information has been withheld and all the information provided in this
       Compliance Report is correct. If any information is found to be incorrect or false, I/We understand that proposal
       shall be liable for rejection.




                                                                                Sd/-
                                                                         (Dr. Manju Halder)
                                                                    Dean of Faculty of Engineering , Architecture & TRP
                                                                    Bengal Engineering and Science University, Shibpur
                                                                    Howrah – 711 103

       Date: 25.08.2008                                             Name and Signature of the Authorized     Signatory of
                                                                    the institution with seal
       Place: BESU,Shibpur, Howrah -711 103




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                                                                                          Enclosure – I


Teaching Methodology :

Teachers-student ratio on the University is close to what is followed in IITs Upgradation of
laboratories and workshops is carried out by removing obsolescence and implementing modern trends
. Enhancement of quality is also initiated by induction of teaching aids and use of e-learning facilities.
Remedial classes for weaker students are also arranged. Teachers assessment is carried out throughout
the semester through class tests, quitz, home assignments mid-term examination etc. Development of
teachers is done on a regular basis through out the year.

The teaching load is as per UGC / AICTE rules. The balance of the hours for teachers is spent through
participation in research, development activities, project interactions, assessment works and
counseling of the students.

      Procurement of teaching resources through already procured 39 learning resources comprises of
       15 e-books and 24 multi-user software packages and tools.

      Equipped Communication skill upgradation laboratory with unique facility of simultaneous
       training of 30 students is in function

      Separate book bank with 4863 number of text books.

      14 Nos. Cells equipped with necessary equipment are created for remedial teaching.

      Procurement of books and journals University has procured 7562 Books from TEQIP fund, new
       library building being constructed by the University out of fund from other sources there by
       augmenting space of 3100 sq.m.

      Procurement of state of the Art equipment for promoting research and teaching such as

             a)     Vector network Analyzer.
             b)     Power Analyzer
             c)     Sex component Dynamo actor for machine tools
             d)     Compressible Flow Bench
             e)     Atomic Force microscope
             f)     Scanning Electron Microscope with EBDS & EDS
             g)     High voltage testing equipment
             h)     Numerically controlled machines



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       Transaction of Syllabus :
 Curriculum is modified every 5 years through participation of members of different statutory bodies. There is also
an inbuilt flexibility by which a teacher can update and modify the syllabus to the extent of 25% . Model curriculam
                             is followed in some areas like courses on human development.


Innovations / Best Practices           :
Information on joint activities with output impact. Best practices Innovative practices.

        IISC, ACRC Bangalore – ETO Calculus (2003 – 2004)
        University of California, San Diago. US-Energy efficient wireless web access                        ( 2003
         – 2004)
        University of IOWA, US Sensor network ( 2004 – 2005)
        IBM Kolkata – RFID (2005 – 2006)
        Project with Tata Steel, Infosys, DRDL, CPRI, TCS.
        Module based short term refresher courses for Engineers and Technology of                    M/s
         Stewarts and Lloids of India Limited. Each course design in four modules covering 14 subjects
         of Engineering interest is organized every week end to suits the need of the Industry, Started on
         5th August 2005 and continuing IPR policy is under process. Industry Institute partnership cell
         has been in operation.

        Collaborative research with Lehigh University (USA)
        Water for people, USA
        UNICEF
        Arsenic Project, Govt. of Japan
        Conrad N. Hilton Foundation, USA
        Rotary International
        CANMET, Canada
        Technical University of Bari, Italy
        Dalhousie University, Canada
        IIT, Kanpur
        BRNS, Dept. of Atomic Energy
        Tata Steel




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      Research Areas / Consultancy :
      Environmental Engineering
      Geotechnical Engineering
      Structural Engineering
      Transportation Engineering
      Water Resource Engineering


Application of Jute Geotextiles :

        Checking soil Erosion & River Bank Protection
        Promoting Efficient use of Jute Geotextiles in W.B., Himachal Pradesh, Bhutan etc.
        Contributions in Preparing the Mannual for Application of Jute Geotextiles in Civil Engg.

Water Pollution Control :

         Development & Installation of a highly successful and socially accepted " Amal Aresenic Filter"
          at several Arsenic affected villages in W.B. and Bangladesh.
         Review of Defluoridation, Desalination and Iron removal programme, funded by Rajiv Gandhi
          National Drinking Mission.

Nature Hazard Mitigation :
    Development of a GIS based Network model for the sewerage Network of the entire kolkata city
      to monitor stormwater runoff.
    Development of a software for Real Time Operator of Kangsabati Reservoir during flood.
    Development of a complete software for optional design and layout of Irrigation canal network
      for an Arid Country.


Implementation of Pradhan Mantri Gram Sadak Yojona (PMGSY) :

         Appointed as State Technical Agency (STA) for W.B. by NRRDA
         Independent Monitor for quality control of roads, at several places in West Bengal

Structural Quality Control and Advanced Analysis

Quality Audit of Civil Engineering works in Kolaghat and Bakreswar Tharmal Power plants, West
Bengal

Development of a new reliability analysis format for Hybrid Uncertain Systems.

Development of a compliant liquid column damper for seismic vibration control of short period
structures.

Pilot Project for identification of the numbers and types of vehicles passing through a lane in the total
plaza of Vidyasagar Setu – HRBC .




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Other important programmes and achievements 2007-08

  1)     The Sesquicentenary Celebrations of the University was inaugurated on the auspicious day of 24 th November, 2006.
         According a very hearty welcome to all, Dr N.R.Banerjea, Hon‘ble V.C. recalled the contribution made by the institution in
         past 15 decades towards the development of excellence in technical education as well as industrial development of our
         country. It is for this contribution, he said BESU has been considered as the best institution having Potential for upgradation
         to an INI by Govt. of India. He also expressed his fervent hope that with co-operation from both Central and State Govt.,
         BESU will be transformed into an INI very soon.

       Dr Graham Reader, Dean, Engineering, University of Windsor, Canada was present in the occasion as Guest of Honour, offered
       Greetings and Good Wishes on behalf of his President Dr Ross Paul and announced the launching of Partnership and
       Collaborative PG and Research Programme with BESU in areas of common interest with particular emphasis on Automotive
       Engineering.

       Recalling the contribution made by BESU to the country as an intellectual powerhouse Prof Sudarsan Roychowdhury Hon‘ble
       Higher Education Minister Govt of West Bengal expressed his firm belief that as an INI, for which we are all waiting for a
       formal announcement by GOI, the institution will attain further highlights in the best of Engineering and Technical Education in
       the country.

  2)     As a part of the Sesquicentenary celebration a National Seminar on ‗Automobile Engineering : Perspective for 21 st century‖
         was organized on 25th November 2006. The Seminar was inaugurated by Sri Nirupam Sen, Hon‘ble Minister in Charge of
         Commerce and Industry, Govt. of West Bengal in the gracious presence of Mr Ravi Kant, M.D. Tata Motors as Chief Guest, Dr
         Peter Frise, CEO, Auto 21 Project, Canada as plenary speaker, Dr Nihar Biswas, V.P. and Dr Graham Reader, Dean
         Engineering, University of Windsor, Canada and Dr G.Sinha, Director, CMERI Durgapur as Guest of Honour and
         distinguished guests and Participants from Industry and Academia.

  3)     Sesquicentenary Lectures on January 5, 2007 Dr. Mare J.Madou, Chancellor Professor, University of California, Irvine,
         delivered the first Sesquicentenary lecture on ―Biomimetric Mems and Nems sensing platform – Icarus Revisited?‖. In the
         glorious presence of Dr Debesh Das, Hon‘ble Minister in-charge of IT, Govt of West Bengal as Chief Guest.

  4)     The second Sesquicentenary lecture was delivered by Sir Anthony J Leggett, Noble Laureate in Physics, 2003 on ―Bells
         Theorem and Quantum Information from ethereal abstraction to hardcore application‖.

  5)     Ninth National Conference on Biomechanics was organized by Dept of Applied Mechanics under the auspices of ―Indian
         Society of Bio-mechanics‖ from 15th to 17th December, 2006 to bring people from Science, Engineering and Medicine together
         to promote research and disseminate knowledge in various areas of biomechanics like cardo-vascular mechanism, sports
         biomechanics, ergonomics etc. The Programme was inaugurated by Dr Surya Kanta Mishra, Hon‘ble Minister Incharge of
         Health and Family Welfare, Govt of West Bengal.

  6)     An International Conference on Civil Engineering in the New Millennium : opportunities and challenges (CENeM 2007) was
         organized from 11th to 14th January 2007 by Civil Engineering Department to commemorate its 150 years of Service to the
         Nation. The Conference was inaugurated by Shri Jaipal Reddy, Hon‘ble Minister for Urban Development, Govt. of India.

  7)     8th International Conference on vibration Problems (ICOVP – 2007) was organized from January 30 to Febuary 3 2007 by Dept
         of Mathematics in association with Depts of Physics, Applied Mechanics and Civil Engineering and in collaboration with
         CAMCS, SINP Kolkata.

  8)     The Department of Metallurgy & Materials Engineering, BESU, along with the Minerals Metals and Material Society (TMS),
         USA organized an International Conference on ―Microalloyed Steels Emerging Technologies and Applications‖ at ITC Sonar
         Bangla Sheraton was held on March 9-11, 2007 to commemorate the Diamond Jubilee Year of Indian Institute of Metals and
         150 years of service of BESU to the Nation.

  9)     An International Workshop on ―Earthquake Geotechnical Engineering‖ was organized by Civil Engineering Dept. on Jan 10,
         2007. Prof Subhamoy Bhattacharyya presented an overview of thetheme of the workshop. Dr Sajal Dasgupta, DTE, Govt of
         West Bengal graced the occasion as the Guest of Honour. Quite a few International experts from Japan, U.K. and other
         countries delivered invited lectures.

  10)     A National Seminar on ―Energy and Environmental Materials for Sustainable Development‖ was organized on January 27-
          28, 2007 by School of Materials Science & Engineering. Prof Martin A Green, UNSW, Australia and Prof A.Vaseashta,
          Marshall University, USA delivered the plenary addresses in their respective field of energy and environment. The
          Seminar was preceded by a tutorial on ―Nanotechnology for PV applications‖ by Prof Martin A Green, UNSW on January
          25, 2007.

11) Department of Human Resource Management (HRM) along with IIPC, BESU organized a two day workshop on ―Intellectual


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       Property Rights‖ under the sponsorship of MHRD, Govt. of India on Feb 21-22, 2007.

12 ) School of Management Sciences, hosted one day National Convention on Management of Culture and Productivity on
     February 23, 2007.

13)    School of Material Science and Engineering in collaboration with MRSI, Kolkata organized a National Seminary on ―Emerging
      Trends in Material Science and Engineering‖ on March 20, 2007.

14) The World Water day, 2007 was celebrated by the Dept. of Civil Engineering on the theme ―Coping with Water Scarcity‖ on
    March 22, 2007. Prof Manas Bandyopadhyay Emeritus Professor, J.U. inaugurated the Programme as Chief Guest.

15) School of Material Science and Engineering organized ―Annual Materials Meet 2007‖ on April 21, 2007 with the aim of bringing
    all the students and faculty members to share their experiences and motivate them for a prosperous and fruitful future of the
    school. It is resolved during the meet that a ―Year Book‖ in the name of ―Material Spectrum‖ highlighting the research activities
    of the School will be published every year.

16) Dept. of Metallurgy and Materials Engineering organized an invited lecture on ―CREEP LIFE EXTRAPOLATION ― during
    March 19, 2007 by Dr S.K.Ray, Head Materials Technology Division, Metallurgy & Materials Group, IGCAR, Kalpakkam.

17) On the occasion of World Telecommunication Day, 2007, Dept. of ETC, organized second Professor S.S.Baral Memorial Lecture ―
    by Dr Shiban K.Koul, Professor, Centre for Advanced Research in Electronics, IIT Delhi during May 17, 2007.

  18) Dept of HRM organized a special talk on Innovation and Entrepreneurship : ―How Inovators Connect‖ by Mr Rohit Agarwal,
  Chairman & CEO, M/s Techtribe Inc during 14th March,2007.

  19) Dept. of Human Resource Management organized ―Discourse on Six Sigma‖ in association with M/s Tata Consultancy
  Services and under assistance from TEQIP, BESUS on March 27, 2007.

  20) Two day Training Programme on Computer and Computer related Electrical equipments organized by the Department of
  Electrical Engineering and the School of Materials Science and Engineering during 13 th March 2007.

  21) Dr Samir Basu (64EE), Vice President, BECAAC, Canada and Mr Dipak Bhattacharyya BARC, India, two of our illustrious
  alumni delivered Seminar on Nuclear Engineering under Alumni Seminar Series Project during January 19,2007.

  22)Professor Ashok Mallick, IIT, Kanpur delivered an invited lecture on ―From Natural Numbers to Numbers in Nature‖ during
  February 3, 2007.

  23)BESU, CST inaugurates VIDEO CONFERENCE FACILITY CENTRE at A.K.Seal Hall, BESU, Shibpur on November 12, 2007
  under the assistance of TEQIP.

  24)Acharya Jagadish Chandra Bose Memorial Lecture on Econophysics of Income and Wealth Distributions for Societies was
  organized by Dept. of Physics in association with School of Community Science and Technology BESUS, Shibpur during 30 th
  Novermber, 2007.

  25)Seminar on New Mining Initiatives for Sustainable Development was organized on 17 th November 2007 by Dept. of Mining
  Engineering BESUS in association with Corporate Monitor, Kolkata.

   26) School of Materials Science and Engineering Deptt . of Information Technology and Purabi Das School of Information
  Technology organized Pre-Conference tutorial on ― Different soft computing techniques‖ on January 7 & 8 ,2008 for Internation
  Conference on Neural Network and Genetic Algorithm in Material Science & Engineering, NGMS 2008, on 19-11 Jan, 2008 under
  the assistance of TEQIP at alumni seminar hall, science & technology building, BESUS campus.

  27) Department of Computer Science and Technology, BESUS organized inaugural ceremony of silver jubilee celebration of the
  Deptt at seminar hall, Electrical Engineering Deptt, BESUS on 12th Jan, 2008. Professor Debesh Das, Minister in charge, IT, Govt. of
  West Bengal deliver his inaugural address and key note address was delivered by Professor Barrett Bryant on ― Object-Oriented
  Computing‖. Colloquium- recent trends in computing (RTCOM‘08) also discussed in the seminar.

   28) Closing ceremony of the Sesqui- centenary celebration of the University was held at University Campus on the 17 th Jan, 2008
  at 16:00 Hrs. Professor M. Hamid Ansari, Hon‘ble Vice President, Gvot. of India as Chief Guest and Shri Gopal Krishna Gandhi,
  Hon‘ble Governor , Govt of WB and Chancellor of this University presided over the programme.


  29) 15th West Bengal State Science and Technological Congress was jointly organized by Science and Technology Council and
  Department and Bengal Engineering and Science University, Shibpur during 28 th and 29th February 2008.



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30) Bengal Engineering and Science University Women Studies and Research Cell and School of Community Science and
Technology observed ―International Women‘s day‖ and inauguration of University Canteen maintained by Women Self help
 Group on 10th March, 2008.

31) Second phase of the training under National Programme for Capacity Building of Engineers in Earthquake Risk Management
on Monday March 24, 2008 was organized by Civil Engineering, Dept. of BESUS.


32) 5 Day workshop on ―Challenges in VLSI Design: Cutting- edge perspective‖ organized by Deptt,. Of Information Technology
in collaboration with School of VLSI Technology, BESUS, How-3 between July 21-25 , 2008 sponsored by TEQIP.


33) A seminar ― Scientific Space Exploration 50 Years after Sputnik-1 ― delivered by Professor Supriya Chakraborti, Boston
 University, USA and another talk on ― Optimization of VLSI Architecture‖ delivered by Dr. Anindya Sundar Dhar, Professor,
 Dept of ECE, IIT KGP was organized by Deptt of Electronics and Telecommunication Engineering, BESUS and IEEE, Kolkata
 Chgapter held on 31st July, 2008.




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                       Research Projects undertaken during Xth Plan Period (2002 - 2007)
                                    (From DECEMBER 2006 To June 2008)
                        BENGAL ENGINEERING AND SCIENCE UNIVERSITY, SHIBPUR
                               Department of Architecture, Town & Regional Planning

Sl.    Principal Investigator and     Title of the Research Project     Funding Agency         Duration   Amount         Yea
No     Co-investigators                                                                        of the     sanctioned     r of
                                                                                               project    for            sanc
                                                                                                          implementa     tion
                                                                                                          tion of the
                                                                                                          project (Rs.
                                                                                                          in lakhs)

1      Dr. Manju Halder (P.I.)        A GIS based model approach to     A.I.C.T.E.             3 years    19.98          2003
       Dr. Sibabrata Halder (C.I.)    rural road development            (TAPTEC), Govt.
                                      programme for West Bengal to      of India.
                                      achieve socio economic
                                      upliftment of the population.




      Department of Applied Mechanics & Drawing

Sl.    Principal Investigator and     Title of the Research Project     Funding Agency         Duration   Amount         Year of
No     Co-investigators                                                                        of the     sanctioned     sanction
                                                                                               project    for
                                                                                                          implementa
                                                                                                          tion of the
                                                                                                          project (Rs.
                                                                                                          in lakhs)
1      Dr. Jayanta Kr. Chakraborty    Development of an optical-        AICTE(TAPTEC),         3 years    4.0            2002
       (P.I.)                         imaging system for measuring      Govt. of India
                                      body contact pressure
                                      distribution
2      Dr. Amartya Kumar              Saline water intrusion into       A.I.C.T.E. (R.P.S.),   3 years    3.00           2004
       Bhattacharya (P.I.)            coastal aquifers with special     Govt. of India.
       Dr. Sudip Basak (C.I.)         emphasis on East Coast of
                                      India.
3      Dr. Sudip Basak (P.I.)         AICTE Career Award for            A.I.C.T.E., Govt.      3 years    10.50          2004
                                      Young Teachers                    of India.
4      Dr. S. Bhaumik (P.I.)          Design analysis and simulation    AICTE (RPS),           3 years    10.0           2006
                                      of micro electro mechanical       Govt. of India
                                      robotic systems integrated with
                                      mechatronics sensors actuators
                                      and control
5      Dr. Amit Roy Chowdhury         Design and analysis of teeth      U.G.C., Govt. of       3 years    1.52           2003
       (P.I.)                         and dental implant                India
       Dr. S. Pal, Jadavpur
       University (C.I.)
       Dr. S. Gupta, A.M. Dept.
       BECDU (C.I.)
       Dr. T.K.Pal, R. Ahmed
       Dental College, Kolkata
       (C.I.)
6      Dr. Sudip Basak (P.I.)         Degradation of soil pile          U.G.C. (Major),        3 years    6.881          2004
       Dr. A. K. Bhattacharya(C.I.)   interactive performance under     Govt. of India.
       Dr. B. C. Chattopadhyay        lateral cyclic loading
       (C.I.)
7      Dr. A. Roychowdhury (P.I.)     Design and development of         D.S.T. (W.B.)          1 year     1.50           2002
       Prof. N. Nandi (C.I.)          portable easy to use
                                      reciprocating pump.

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8        Head of the Department          DST-FIST                             D.S.T., Govt. of       5 years       98.50              2002
                                                                              India
9        Dr. Sanjay Gupta (P.I.)         Analysis and development of          DST-SERC Fast          3 years       6.9                2002
                                         orthopaedic implants                 Track Scheme,
                                                                              New Delhi
10       Dr. Basudeb Bhattacharya        Sensitivity-based reliability        D.S.T., Govt. of       3 years       1.08               2003
         (P.I.)                          analysis of structures               India


11       Dr. Amit Roychowdhury           Dynamic response of human            D.S.T., Govt. of       2 years       7.66               2003
         (P.I.)                          head under impact loading by         India
                                         F.E.M.
12       Dr. Koustuv Debnath (P.I.)      Guideline Development for            SERC-DST, Govt.        3 years       22,72,080/-        2006
                                         Bride Pier Scour on Cohesive         of India
                                         Bed rivers




         Department of Computer Science & Technology

     Sl.    Principal Investigator and       Title of the Research Project        Funding Agency         Duration         Amount         Yea
     No     Co-investigators                                                                             of the           sanctioned     r of
                                                                                                         project          for            sanc
                                                                                                                          implementa     tion
                                                                                                                          tion of the
                                                                                                                          project (Rs.
                                                                                                                          in lakhs)

     1      Sri Biplab Kumar Sikdar          Cellular automate based              A.I.C.T.E.             3 years          3.5            2002
            (P.I.)                           document compression                 (TAPTEC), Govt.
                                             technology.                          of India.
     2      Prof. Jaya Sil (P.I.)            On line personnel identification     AICTE(R&D),            2 years          1.5            2002
                                             by facila image and finger print     Govt. of India
                                             matching
     3      Prof. Prasanta Kumar Nandi       Modernisation of Computer            A.I.C.T.E.             2 years          10.0           2002
            (P.I.)                           Laboratory                           (MODROB), Govt.
                                                                                  of India.
     4      Dr. Alak Kumar Datta (P.I.)      Fast distributed approximate         AICTE(RPS),            3 years          3.00           2005
                                             interval cutting                     Govt. of India
     5      Dr. Sulata Mitra (P.I.)          QOS issues in Mobile                 AICTE (RPS),           3 years          5.75           2006
                                             Computing                            Govt. of India
     6      Prof. P. K. Nandi (P.I.)         GPS and ODOMETER aided               ECIL, Hyderabad        18 months        4.6            2002
                                             INS for hybrid navigation of
                                             armoured land vehicle.
     7      Dr. P. K. Nandi (P.I.)           Development of algorithms and        Aeronautical           18               20.00          2002
            Dr. A. K. Das (C.I.)             real time simulation of GPS          Development            months.
            Sri M. Hira (C.I.)               aided Baro-Inertial navigation       Agency (Ministry       Extended
            Sri A. Mukherjee (C.I.)          system for LCA.                      of Defence),           upto
                                                                                  Bangalore              January
                                                                                                         2005
     8      Dr. P. K. Nandi (C.C.)           Target acquisition through           A.D., D.R.D.L.,        18 months        12.42          2002
            Prof. A. K. Das (C.I.)           Kalman filtering technique for       Hyderabad.
            Prof. S. K. Mandal, (C.I.)       missile seeker guidance.
     9      Dr. Amit Kumar Das               In-flight alignment of slave INS     D.R.D.L.,              1 year           8.00           2005
                                             under high dynamic scenario          Hyderabad
     10     Dr. Amit Kumar Das               Moving base INS alignment            D.R.D.L.,              3 years          9.50           2005
                                             with minimum maneuvre                Hyderabad



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11     Dr. Amit Kumar Das           Low dynamic IMU Alignment          D.R.D.L.,             1 year      8.47            2005
                                                                       Hyderabad


12     Dr. Amit Kumar Das           Development of software on         DRDO, Ministry of     3 years     3.36 (1st       2006
                                    integrated navigation, target      Defence, New                      installment)
                                    tracking and image processing      Delhi                             or 3.66
13     Head of the Department       DST-FIST                           DST, Govt. of         5 years     185.00          2003
                                                                       India
14     Dr. Abhik Mukherjee (P.I.)   Design and development of          The Institution of                10,000/-        2006
       & Dr. S. Bhaumik, A.M.       robotic guide for the vision       Engineers (I),
       Dept.                        impaired.                          Kolkata




      Department of Civil Engineering

Sl.    Principal Investigator and   Title of the Research Project     Funding Agency        Duration    Amount          Yea
No     Co-investigators                                                                     of the      sanctioned      r of
                                                                                            project     for             sanc
                                                                                                        implementa      tion
                                                                                                        tion of the
                                                                                                        project (Rs.
                                                                                                        in lakhs)
1      Prof. Pratip Bandyopadhyay   Pilot plant studies on arsenic    AICTE (R&D),          1.5 years   3.5             2002
       (P.I.)                       removal from ground water         Govt. of India
2      Prof. Debabrata Mazumder     Improvement of treatment          A.I.C.T.E. (R&D),     3 years     4.90            2003
       (P.I.)                       capacity of activated sludge      Govt. of India
       Prof. Pratip Bandyopadhyay   process by adoption of hybrid
       (C.I.)                       technology
3      Dr. Subrata Chakraborty      Development of structural         UGC (Major),          3 years     4.05            2002
       (P.I.)                       health assessment methodology     New Delhi
                                    based on free vibration
                                    response
4      Dr. Sudip Kumar Roy (P.I.)   Development of a Traffic          UGC—Major             3 years     4.03            2002
                                    simulation model for Indian       Research Project.
                                    urban streets – case study
                                    Kolkata.
5      Sri Chanchal Majumdar        Development of active hybrid      UGC-Minor             1 year      0.90            2006
       (P.I.)                       mesoporus material for arsenic
                                    removal from contaminated
                                    water
6      Dr. Chaitali Roy (P.I.)      Hygrothermal analysis of fibre    C.S.I.R., Govt. of    3 years     10.00           2002
                                    reinforced laminated composite    India
                                    stiffened plates.
7      Dr. Gautam Bhattacharya      Reliability analysis of earth     C.S.I.R., Govt. of    3 years     8.70            2002
       (P.I.)                       slopes with general slip          India
       Dr. Subrata Chakraborty      surfaces
       (C.I.)
8      Dr. Sekhar Chandra Dutta     Inelastic seismic torsional       C.S.I.R., New         3 years     5.58            2002
       (P.I.)                       behaviour of R/C multistoried     Delhi.
                                    buildings with asymmetry.
9      Dr. Subrata Chakraborty      Probabilistic robust structural   C.S.I.R., New         3 years     6.16            2004
       (P.I.)                       optimization with stochastic      Delhi.
                                    parameter
10     Dr. Chaitali Ray (P.I.)      Hygrothermal analysis of          D.S.T., Govt. of      2 years     2.40            2003
                                    laminated composite plates        India
                                    based on first ply failure.

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11   Head of the Department         DST-FIST                            D.S.T., Govt. of    5 years     80.00         2004
                                                                        India
12   Dr. Aparna (Dey) Ghosh         Control of earthquake response      DST, New Delhi      3 years     3.48          2005
     (P.I.)                         of structures using liquid
                                    column damper
13   Dr. Subrata Chakraborty        Reliability based optimization      DST- SERC Divn.     6 months    6.74          2004
     (P.I.)                         towards advanced mechanical         (BOYSCAST
                                    design                              Programme), New
                                                                        Delhi
14   Dr. Aparna (Dey) Ghosh         Control of seismic vibrations of    BRNS, D.A.E.,       3 years     5.51          2005
     (P.I.)                         low height buildings by the         GOI, Mumbai.
                                    liquid column damper
15   Dr. Anirban Gupta (P.I.)       Screening of Public water           United Nations      1 year 5    15.66         2002
                                    sources for Arsenic in West         Children‘s Fund,    months
                                    Bengal                              Kolkata.
16   Dr. Anirban Gupta (P.I.)       Study of efficacy of domestic       United Nations      2 years     4.74          2002
                                    filter for removal of arsenic and   Children‘s Fund,
                                    iron.                               Kolkata.
17   Dr. Anirban Gupa (P.I.)        Arsenic removal from village        Rotary Club of      1 year      11.50 or      2005
                                    drinking water supplied, India      Calcutta Golf                   US $25000
                                                                        Green, Kolkata
18   Dr. Anirban Gupta (P.I.)       Arsenic removal from village        Water for People,               US$ 34500     2006
                                    drinking water supplies             Denver, USA
19   Dr. Anirban Gupta (P.I.)       Study of Domestic Filter for        UNICEF, Kolkata     6 months    227355/-      2006
                                    Fluoride Removal (AA) and
                                    Arsenic Removal (IOCS)
20   Prof. Arun Kr. Chakraborty     Performance appraisal of Tata       The Tata Iron &     2 ½ years   16.50         2005
     (P.I.)                         Steel rebars in concrete for        Steel Co. Ltd.,
     Dr. P. S. Banerjee, Dept. of   corrosion, bond strength and        Jamshedpur
     Met. & Mat. Engg               other properties
21   Prof. Arun Kr. Chakraborty     Performance assessment on           Tata Steel Ltd.,    30 months   16,27,480/-   2006
     (P.I.)                         Non-TATA steel rebars in            Jamshedpur
                                    concrete based on non-
                                    destructive evaluation
                                    techniques
22   Prof. Arun Kr. Chakraborty     Implementation of high volume       CIDA through        1 year      8.00          2004
     (P.I.)                         fly ash concrete technology in      CANMET, Canada
                                    India                               and CII, New
                                                                        Delhi
23   Prof. Sudip Kumar Roy          Rural Road Pavement                 N.R.R. D.A Govt     3years      10.00         2006
                                    performance                         of India




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      Department of Chemistry

Sl.   Principal Investigator and   Title of the Research Project         Funding Agency       Duration   Amount         Yea
No    Co-investigators                                                                        of the     sanctioned     r of
                                                                                              project    for            sanc
                                                                                                         implementa     tion
                                                                                                         tion of the
                                                                                                         project (Rs.
                                                                                                         in lakhs)

1     Prof. S. K. Chattopadhyay    Spectro-electrochemical               AICTE (TAPTEC),      2 years    8.5            2002
      (P.I.)                       investigations of metal complexes     Govt. of India
                                   having applications as futuristic
                                   materials
2     Dr. Anup Mondal (P.I.)       Development of smart Memgas           AICTE (NCP),         3 years    9.46           2004
                                   sensor for improvement of the         Govt. of India
                                   safety of mines.
3     Prof. Jayati Datta (P.I.)    Advanced instrumental analysis of     AICTE                2 years    13.0           2006
                                   pollutants and assessment of          (MODROB), Govt.
                                   environmental degradation             of India
4     Dr. B. K. Ghorai (P.I.)      Synthesis of aromatic nitrogen        U.G.C.(Major),       3 years    4.99           2004
                                   heterocycles by the coupling of the   Govt. of India.
                                   fischer carbene complexes with
                                   heteroatom containing o-alkynyl
                                   benzoyl derivatives.
5     Prof. J. Datta (P.I.)        Preparation and                       U.G.C., New Delhi    3 years    5.106          2004
                                   characterization of binary and
                                   ternary compound
                                   semiconductor films for
                                   photoelectrochemical
                                   applications


6     Dr. B. K. Ghorai (P.I.)      Fischer‘s carbene complex:            C.S.I.R., Govt. of   3 years    8.21           2004
                                   Applications to the synthesis of      India
                                   heterolignanes and
                                   conformationally restricted
                                   analogues of bilogically
                                   important nicotine and
                                   anabasine.
7     Dr. S. P. Goswami (P.I.)     Design and synthesis of               C.S.I.R., New        3 years    8.46           2004
                                   fluorescent receptors for             Delhi
                                   biologically important
                                   substrates and their possible
                                   applications as fluorescent
                                   sensors.
8     Prof. B. Adhikary (P.I.)     Investigation of Fe-Core              CSIR, New Delhi      3 years    7.50           2004
                                   structure in non-heme iron
                                   metalloenzymes
9     Dr. P. K. Nandi (P.I.)       Theoretical study of the              CSIR, New Delhi      3 years    5.68           2005
                                   electronic structure and the                                          (approx.)
                                   non-linear optical properties of
                                   intramolecular charge transfer
                                   (ICT) chromophores in the gas
                                   phase and solution
10    Head of the Department       DST—FIST                              D.S.T., Govt. of     5 years    20.0           2002
                                                                         India
11    Prof. S. P. Goswami (P.I.)   Directed chiral recognition:          DST, GOI             3 years    23.844         2006
                                   Design and synthesis of chiral
                                   receptors for asymmetric
                                   recognition of important chiral
                                   substrates, their application in
                                   asymmetric synthesis and
                                   development of chiral

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                                            fluorescent sensors for
                                            enantiometric recognition.
      12    Dr. Jayati Datta (P.I.)         Synthesis and characterisation      D.R.D.O., Ministry   3 years           18.70           2004
            Prof. N. R. Bandyopadhyay,      of binary and ternary electro-      of Defence, New
            School of Mat. Sc. & Engg.      catalysts as membrane               Delhi.
            (C.I.)                          electrode assembly component
                                            for direct alcohol fuel cells.
      13    Dr. Jayati Datta (P.I.)         Ethylene Glycol and Glycerol        D.R.D.O., Ministry   2 years           14,28,750/-     2006
                                            as potential fuel candidates for    of Defence, New
                                            direct oxidation fuel cells:        Delhi.
                                            Fabrication of cheaper
                                            electrocatalysts and their
                                            viability as efficient electrodes

Department of Electrical Engineering

Sl.   Principal Investigator and      Title of the Research Project        Funding Agency      Duration        Amount           Yea
No    Co-investigators                                                                         of the          sanctioned       r of
                                                                                               project         for              sanc
                                                                                                               implementa       tion
                                                                                                               tion of the
                                                                                                               project (Rs.
                                                                                                               in lakhs)

1     Dr. G. Bandyopadhyay            Development of piecewise on-         AICTE (TAPTEC),     3 years         3.5              2002
      (P.I.)                          line load flow algorithm and its     Govt. of India
      Sri P. Syam (C.I.)              implementation in distributing
                                      computing environment.



2     Dr. A. Chakrabarti (P.I.)       Investigation on dynamic             A.I.C.T.E.          3 years         7.0              2003
      Prof. A. B. Chowdhury           voltage collapse of transmission     (TAPTEC), Govt.
      (C.I.)                          system in developing countries       of India.
                                      & implementation of
                                      corrective.
3     Prof. A. Chakrabarti (P.I.)     Modernisation of Junior              A.I.C.T.E.          5 years         5.0              2003
      Prof. Amal Barman (C.I.)        Simulation Laboratory (U.G.)         (MODROB), Govt.
                                                                           of India
4     Dr. Aparajita Sengupta          Implementation of robust             A.I.C.T.E. (RPS),   2 years         8.85             2004
      (P.I.)                          control techniques through a         Govt. of India
                                      DSP platform on a lab scale
                                      real time system
5     Dr. (Mrs.) Paramita             Incipient fault detection and        A.I.C.T.E. (RPS),   3 years         10.0             2005
      Chattopadhyay (P.I.)            diagnosis of induction motor         Govt. of India
                                      drives using neuro-fuzzy
                                      technique
6     Dr. Prasid Syam (P.I.)          A variable speed induction           U.G.C. (Major),     3 years         7.596            2004
      Prof. A. K. Chattopahyay        motor drive with a matrix            Govt. of India
      (C.I.)                          converter as a ‗static
                                      commutator‘ in the rotor.
7     Dr. Debasis Sarkar (P.I.)       Computer aided design and            U.G.C. (Major),     3 years         4.066            2004
      Dr. Abhinandan De (C.I.)        analysis for optimization of         Govt. of India
                                      thermal conditions in rotating
                                      electrical machines
8     Head of the Department          DST—FIST                             D.S.T., Govt. of    5 years         150.0            2002
                                                                           India
9     Dr. (Mrs.) Paramita             Sensor-less on-line condition        D.S.T., Govt. of    3 years         12.0             2002
      Chattopadhyay (P.I.)            monitoring of induction motors.      India.

10    Dr. Aparajita Sengupta          Six-degree-of-freedom                Department of       2 years         7.32             2005
      (P.I.)                          modelling and closed-loop            Space, ISRO
                                      robust control of a re-usable        Headquarters,

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                                          winged body satellite launch       Bangalore
                                          vehicle
    11     Dr. Aparajita Sengupta         Estimation of kinematic state of   Ministry of            3 years         24.75            2005
           (P.I.)                         Ballistic target using fusion of   Defence,
                                          (A) Radar and RF Seeker Data       Programme AD,
                                          (B) RF & IIR Seeker data &         Kanchanbagh,
                                          (C) Radar, RF & IIR Seeker         Hyderabad
                                          data
    12     Dr. Mainak Sengupta (P.I.)     National Mission on Power          D.I.T., M.C.I.T.,      2 / 5 years     73.2             2005
           Dr. G. Bandyopadhyay,          Electronics Technology             Govt. of India
           Prof. B. Basak, Prof. D.       (Nampet) Programme
           Ganguly & Dr. P. Syam
           (C.I.)
    13     Dr. (Mrs.) Konica Das          A smart energy saving device       CSIR, New Delhi        3 years         7,26,583/-       2006
           (Bhattacharya) [P.I.]          for power factor control and                                              (1st inst.)
                                          power quality monitoring




Department of Electronics & Telecommunication Engg.

Sl.      Principal Investigator and     Title of the Research Project    Funding Agency          Duration     Amount              Year
No       Co-investigators                                                                        of the       sanctioned          of
                                                                                                 project      for                 sancti
                                                                                                              implementa          on
                                                                                                              tion of the
                                                                                                              project (Rs.
                                                                                                              in lakhs)

1        Dr. Santanu Das (P.I.)         Design, Fabrication and          AICTE(R&D),             3 years      5.0                 2002
                                        development of microstrip        Govt. of India
                                        element as frequency selective
                                        surface
2        Dr. D.P. Chakraborti (P.I.)    Modernization of                 AICTE                   2 years      7.0                 2002
         Dr. D. Mukherjee (C.I.)        Optoelectronics & Optical        (MODROB), Govt.
                                        Comm. Lab.                       of India




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      Department of Information Technology

Sl.   Principal Investigator and   Title of the Research Project      Funding Agency           Duration   Amount         Year
No    Co-investigators                                                                         of the     sanctioned     of
                                                                                               project    for            sancti
                                                                                                          implementa     on
                                                                                                          tion of the
                                                                                                          project (Rs.
                                                                                                          in lakhs)

1     Dr. Hafizur Rahaman ( C )    Special manpower                   Ministry of                         13.40 (1st     2005
                                   development programme for          Communications                      installment)
                                   VLSI design and related            and Information
                                   software (SMDP-II)                 Technology, New
                                                                      Delhi

    Department of Humanities

Sl.   Principal Investigator and   Title of the Research Project      Funding Agency           Duration   Amount         Year
No    Co-investigators                                                                         of the     sanctioned     of
                                                                                               project    for            sancti
                                                                                                          implementa     on
                                                                                                          tion of the
                                                                                                          project (Rs.
                                                                                                          in lakhs)

1     Dr. Madhumati Dutta (P.I.)   Transportation demand              South Asian              1 year 1   $ 24990        2004
      Dr. Sudip K. Roy, Civil      management in the form of          Network of               month
      Engg. Dept. (C.I.)           influencing modal choice,          Economic
      Sri Mohit Ray, Head,         feasibility, costs and benefits:   Research Institute
      Vasundhara (C.I.)            the case of an Indian              (SANEI)
                                   Megacity, Kolkata.

    Department of Mathematics

Sl.   Principal Investigator and   Title of the Research Project      Funding Agency           Duration   Amount         Year
No    Co-investigators                                                                         of the     sanctioned     of
                                                                                               project    for            sancti
                                                                                                          implementa     on
                                                                                                          tion of the
                                                                                                          project (Rs.
                                                                                                          in lakhs)

1     Dr. Tapan Kumar Roy (P.I.)   Application of optimization        UGC—Major                3 years    2.7            2002
      Dr. Sanat Mazumder (C.I.)    techniques in information and      Research Project.
                                   fuzzy systems.
2     Dr. Binayak Samaddar         Some problems in the theory        UGC – Major              3 years    3.05           2003
      Choudhury (P.I.)             and applications of functional     Research Project.
                                   analysis relating to non-
                                   deterministic structures.
3     Head of the Department       DST-FIST                           D.S.T., Govt. of India   5 years    13.0           2005

4     Prof. Tapan Kumar Roy        Reliability optimization in        CSIR, New Delhi          3 years    2,14,667/-     2006
      (P.I.)                       fuzzy and information systems                                          (1st inst.)
5     Dr. Ujjal Debnath (P.I.)     Gravitational collapse in four     CSIR, New Delhi          3 years    83,333/-       2006
                                   and higher dimensional space-                                          (1st inst.)
                                   times




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    Department of Mechanical Engineering

Sl.   Principal Investigator and    Title of the Research                     Funding Agency      Duration    Amount         Year of
No    Co-investigators              Project                                                       of the      sanctioned     sanctio
                                                                                                  project     for            n
                                                                                                              implementa
                                                                                                              tion of the
                                                                                                              project (Rs.
                                                                                                              in lakhs)

1     Dr. S. K. Saha (P.I.)         Thermohydraulics of mixed                 AICTE (R&D),        2 years     6.5            2003
                                    convection in non-circular                Govt. of India
                                    plain tubes and tubes with
                                    twisted tapes
2     Dr. A. K. Dutta (P.I.)        Development of silver                     A.I.C.T.E. (RPS),   3 years     11.00          2004
      Dr. P. P. Chattopadhyay,      toughened alumina                         Govt. of India
      Dept of Met. & Mat. Engg.     composite as cutting tool
      (C.I.)                        material
3     Dr. Sisir Kumar Guha (P.I.)   Investigation into the steady state       UGC, Govt. of       3 years     3.00           2003
                                    and dynamic performance
      Dr. A.K. Chattopadhyay                                                  India.
                                    characteristics of porous journal
      (C.I.)                        bearings with the effect of slip flow
                                    of couple stress fluid as a lubricant.
4     Dr. A. K. Datta (P.I.)        Controlled deep crypgenic                 UGC (Major),        3 years     5.821          2006
                                    treatment of high speed                   Govt. of India
                                    steels for enhancement of
                                    tool life
5     Dr. Sujoy Kumar Saha (P.I.)   Heat transfer and pressure                CSIR, New Delhi     3 years     1.56 (1st      2005
                                    drop characteristics of                                                   installment)
                                    laminar and turbulent flow
                                    through rectangular and
                                    square ducts having
                                    transverse ribs and wire coil
                                    inserts



6     Head of the Department        DST—FIST                                  D.S.T., Govt. of    5 years     40.00          2002
      (P.I.)                                                                  India
      Dr. D. C. Ray, Prof. P. P.
      Dey, Prof. Asim Guha and
      Dr. P.P. Bandopadhyay
      (C.I.)
7     Prof. K. K. Dattagupta (C)    Setting up of a Green House               DST, Govt. of       2 years 2   14.95          2003
      Prof. Sudip Ghosh (C.I.)      at Ananda Niketan, Bagnan,                West Bengal.        months
                                    Howrah on turn key basis
                                    under MPLAD Scheme.
8     Dr. S. K. Saha (P.I.)         Heat transfer and pressure                SERC-DST, Govt.     3 years     9.84           2006
                                    drop characteristics of                   of India
                                    laminar and turbulent flow
                                    through circular, rectangular
                                    and square ducts having
                                    axial and transverse
                                    corrugations and twisted-
                                    tapes with and without
                                    oblique teeth




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      Department of Metallurgy & Materials Engineering

Sl.    Principal Investigator and      Title of the Research              Funding Agency       Duration    Amount           Year of
No     Co-investigators                Project                                                 of the      sanctioned       sanctio
                                                                                               project     for              n
                                                                                                           implementa
                                                                                                           tion of the
                                                                                                           project (Rs.
                                                                                                           in lakhs)

1      Mr. Sanjoy Sadhukhan (P.I.)     Characterization of the            AICTE (R&D),         3 years     6.25             2003
       Dr. N. R. Bandyopadhyay,        effects of trace added tin         Govt. of India
       Dr. M. N. Dastur School of      inwrought aluminium zinc
       Mat. Sc. & Engg. Dept. (C.I.)   magnesium alloys
2      Dr. Amitava Basu Mallick        Fabrication of high density        A.I.C.T.E. (RPS),    3 years     6.00             2004
       (P.I.)                          magnetic storage media by          Govt. of India.
                                       the application of pressure
                                       and temperature on
                                       gammairon oxide nano
                                       particles.
3      Dr. Amitava Basu Mallick        Development of Fe-                 U.G.C. (Major),      3 years     10.366           2004
       (P.I.)                          aluminide and aluminum             Govt. of India.
                                       reinforced aluminum matrix
                                       composite by in Situ
                                       micropyretic reactions.
4      Mr. Swarup Kumar Ghosh          Study on Microstructural           U.G.C. (Minor),      2 years     0.85             2004
       (P.I.)                          evolution and mechanical           Govt. of India
                                       properties of Cu-added
                                       microalloyed steels.
5      Dr. S. Chatterjee (P.I.)        Development of diffusion           UGC (Major),         3 years     6.573            2006
                                       bonded transition joints           Govt. of India
                                       between commercially pure
                                       titanium and 304 stainless
                                       steel using different
                                       interlayers.
6      Dr. P. P. Chattopadhyay         Development of particulate         CSIR, New Delhi      3 years     6.18             2002
       (P.I.)                          dispersed metal matrix                                              (approx.) [1st
                                       composites by thermal                                               & II ]
                                       treatment of mechanically
                                       alloyed precursors
7      Head of the Department          DST – FIST                         D.S.T., Govt. of     5 years     79.00            2002
                                                                          India
8      Dr. Jaya Sarkar (P.I.)          Fabrication of transition          S.E.R.C. – D.S.T.,   3 years     10.266           2004
                                       metal nanowires in self            News Delhi
                                       assembled arrays by
                                       electrodeposition technique
9      Dr. P. P. Chattopadhyay         Development at                     Department of        2 years     8.42             2004
       (P.I.)                          Nanocrystalline Al2O3              Space, I.S.R.O.
                                       dispersed Cu-Matrix                Headquarters,
                                       composites                         Bangalore
10     Dr. S. Chatterjee (P.I.)        Friction stir welding of           BRNS, DAE,           3 years     39.679           2006
                                       nuclear structural materials       Mumbai
11     Dr. P. S. Banerjee (P.I.)       Evaluation of performance          TATA Steel Ltd.,     30 months   8.0              2006
                                       on Non-TATA steel rebars           Jamshedpur
                                       in concrete for corrosion
                                       and bond strength properties




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      Department of Mining & Geology

Sl.    Principal Investigator and   Title of the Research              Funding Agency        Duration   Amount         Year
No     Co-investigators             Project                                                  of the     sanctioned     of
                                                                                             project    for            sancti
                                                                                                        implementa     on
                                                                                                        tion of the
                                                                                                        project (Rs.
                                                                                                        in lakhs)

1      Dr. S. Dasugpta (C.C.)       Modernisation of Mine              A.I.C.T.E.            2 years    14.75          2002
       Dr. P. K. Paul (C.I.)        Survey Laboratory.                 (MODROB), Govt.
                                                                       of India.
2      Prof. Pratik Dutta (P.I.)    Development of a noise             AICTE (R&D),          2 years    4.0            2003
                                    prediction model for opencast      Govt. of India
                                    mines
3      Dr. Jhareswar Maiti (P.I.)   Improving mine safety              AICTE, Career         3 years    4.0            2003
                                    performance through                Award for young
                                    geographical information           teachers, Govt. of
                                    system                             India
4      Dr. N.C. Dey (P.I.)          Assessment of suitable rest        U.G.C., Govt. of      3 years    3.86           2003
       Dr. J. Maiti (C.I.)          break period for selective         India.
                                    underground coal miners – an
                                    ergonomic approach.
5      Dr. P. K. Paul (P.I.)        Assessment and Management          S.E.R.C. – D.S.T.,    3 years    8.42           2004
       Prof. Pradip Sikdar,         of groundwater resource for        New Delhi
       Lecturer, I.S.W.B.M.,        English Bazaar Block, Malda
       Kolkata (C.I.)               District, West Bengal.
6      Dr. Ananya Biswas (P.I.)     Cyclicity in the Palaeogene        DST, GOI              3 years    8.66           2006
                                    facies of the Assam-Arakan
                                    Orogen and the Role of Arc-
                                    Trench set-up in Basinal
                                    Evolution.
7      Dr. P.K.Paul, HOD (P.I.)     DST-FIST                           DST, GOI              5 years    70.0           2006

8      Dr. P. K. Paul (P.I.)        Generation of                      DST, W.B.             3 years    8,13,300/-     2006
                                    landuse/landcover inventory
                                    of the mining areas of
                                    Burdwan district of West
                                    Bengal and preparation of
                                    reclamation plan for the
                                    abandoned opencast mines in
                                    the study area.
9      Dr. Kalyan Sen (P.I.)        Assessment of Indian coals         CSIR, New Delhi       3 years    2.52 (1st      2005
                                    for clean technologies                                              installment)


10     Dr. P. K. Paul (P.I.)        Development of GIS based           Ministry of           3 years    6.65           2003
       Prof. P. Dutta (C.I.)        environmental information          Environment &
                                    system for the coal mining         Forests, New Delhi.
                                    areas of West Bengal.
11     Dr. P. K. Paul (P.I.)        Site selection for Mini Hydel      Department of         2 years    7.51           2004
                                    Power Project using Remote         Space, I.S.R.O.
                                    Sensing and GIS in the             Headquarters,
                                    Kalimpong Sub-Division of          Bangalore.
                                    West Bengal.




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    Dr. M. N. Dastur School of Material Science & Engineering

Sl.       Principal Investigator and     Title of the Research           Funding Agency       Duration      Amount            Year
No        Co-investigators               Project                                              of the        sanctioned        of
                                                                                              project       for               sancti
                                                                                                            implementa        on
                                                                                                            tion of the
                                                                                                            project (Rs.
                                                                                                            in lakhs)

1         Dr. N. R. Bandyopadhyay        Dimension optimisation of       AICTE (R&D),         3 years       2.0               2002
          (P.I.)                         some recently developed         Govt. of India
                                         semiconductor quantum
                                         structure for mobility
                                         enhancement needed for high
                                         performance device
2         Dr. N. R. Bandyopadhyay        Study on the effect of          U.G.C., Govt. of     2 years       4.39              2003
          (P.I.)                         manganese partitioning on       India.
                                         transformation induced
                                         plasticity (TRIP) in Si-Mn
                                         dual phase steel.
3         Dr. N. R. Bandyopadhyay        Possibility of strain induced   Defence              1 year        2.00              2003
          (P.I.)                         martensite transformation of    Metallurgical
                                         the retained austenite in       Research
                                         DMR-249 steels.                 Laboratory
                                                                         (D.M.R.L.), Govt.
                                                                         of India.
4         Dr. N. R. Bandyopadhyay        Prediction and optimization     The Institution of                 0.80              2005
          (P.I.)                         of mechanical properties of     Engineers (India),
                                         hot roll steels using neural    Kolkata
                                         network and genetic
                                         algorithm
5         Dr. N. R. Bandyopadhyay        Development of nanoporous       The Institution of   1 year        1.0               2006
          (P.I.) & Dr. J. Datta, Dept.   Pt. supported electro-          Engineers (India),
          of Chemistry                   catalysts as anode component    Kolkata
                                         for direct alcohol fuel cell.




      School of Community Science & Technology

    Sl.     Principal Investigator and     Title of the Research           Funding Agency        Duration         Amount         Year
    No      Co-investigators               Project                                               of the           sanctioned     of
                                                                                                 project          for            sancti
                                                                                                                  implementa     on
                                                                                                                  tion of the
                                                                                                                  project (Rs.
                                                                                                                  in lakhs)




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      1      Dr. N. R. Bandyopadhyay       a)   Appropriation of Science      Department of           2 years       5.0                2002
             (Coordinator)                      and Technology at             Science &
                                                Community Level: A            Technology, Govt.
                                                Pilot Study in the            of West Bengal
                                                Agriculture Sector in
                                                Howrah District.

                                           b) ―Computer Hardware
                                              Training Programme‖
                                              for rural development



          Department of Physics

      Sl.    Principal Investigator and    Title of the Research              Funding Agency      Duration         Amount             Year
      No     Co-investigators              Project                                                of the           sanctioned         of
                                                                                                  project          for                sancti
                                                                                                                   implementa         on
                                                                                                                   tion of the
                                                                                                                   project (Rs.
                                                                                                                   in lakhs)

      1      Dr. Mousumi Basu (P.I.)       Performance characteristics        DST, New Delhi      3 years          11.92              2005
                                           of optical fibres under
                                           propersion dispersion
                                           management including the
                                           effect of non-linearities, for a
                                           DWDM transmission system.




       Research Projects received during the period from 01.01.2007 to
                                 31.03.2008
                                   BENGAL ENGINEERING AND SCIENCE UNIVERSITY, SHIBPUR



                         Department of Architecture, Town & Regional Planning
Sl.       Principal Investigator    Title of the Research Project      Funding Agency        Duration       Amount             Year of
No                                                                                           of the         sanctioned         sanction
                                                                                             project        for
                                                                                                            implementa
                                                                                                            tion of the
                                                                                                            project (Rs.
                                                                                                            in lakhs)

1         Prof. Souvanic Roy        Interim support for capacity       Kolkata Municipal     6 months       2,72,400/-         2007
                                    building for the Urban Planning    Corporation
                                    Cell of the Kolkata Municipal
                                    Corporation

Department of Computer Science & Technology

2         Dr. Amit Kr. Das          Strategic Aircraft Guidance        ADA, Bangalore        1 year         13.0               2008




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Department of Civil Engineering

3    Dr. Tapas Kumar Roy     Correlations between                UGC- Minor          2 years     1.0           2007
                             engineering properties of in-situ
                             subgrade materials in response
                             study of flexible pavements
4    Dr. Asok Adak           Use of surfactant treated sludge    SERC-DST, New       3 years     12.24         2007
                             for the removal of persistent       Delhi
                             organic pollutants (POPs) from
                             water environment
5    Prof. Arun Kr.          Technology development of           Tata Steel Ltd.,    1 year      17.25         2007
     Chakraborty             high performance fibre              Jamshedpur
                             reinforced concrete composites
                             for different applications

Department of Chemistry

6    Dr. Sudip Kumar         Study of dissipative dynamics       UGC (Minor),        2 years     55,000/-      2007
     Chattopadhyay           to investigate the transport        Govt. of India
                             problem: Effects of velocity
                             dependent coupling
7    Dr. Shyamal Kumar       Synthesis structural studies and    CSIR, New Delhi     3 years     10.41         2007
     Chattopadhyay           reactivities of some manganese
                             and vanadium complexes with
                             oxygen nitrogen and sulfur
                             donor ligands.
8    Dr. Sudip Kumar         Development and application of      DST, New Delhi      3 years     12,14,800/-   2007
     Chattopadhyay           intruder free multi-reference
                             perturbative and non-
                             perturbative formalisms.

Department of Electrical Engineering

9    Dr. Sukanya Parui       DST – BOYSCAST Fellowship           DST, Govt. of       6 months    6.44          2007
                                                                 India

Department of Electronics & Telecommunication Engineering

10   Dr. P. K. Ray           Broadband communication             MCIT, New Delhi     9 months    92.33         2007
                             through underground and             and CESC, Kolkata
                             overhead power lines
11   Dr. C. R. Chaudhuri     Feasibility of a low cost and       DST, GOI and        3 years     21,30,080/-   2007
     nee Pramanik            portable pathogenic bacteria        Industry
                             and toxin detector using porous
                             silicon microelectrode array

Department of Mathematics

12   Dr. Ujjal Debnath       Various models due to               UGC (Major),        3 years     5,62,100/-    2007
                             accelerating universe               Govt. of India
13   Dr. Tapan Kr. Kar       Integrated modelling approach       CSIR, New Delhi     3 years     3,42,333/-    2008
                             of fisheries management and                                         (1st inst.)
                             policy

                             Department of Metallurgy & Materials Engineering

14   Dr. S. Sadhukhan        Effect of Scandium (Sc) on Al-      U.G.C. (Minor),     18 months   0.80          2007
                             4.3Zn-1.8Mg Alloy                   Govt. of India




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     15   Dr. P. P.            Development of Low carbon              TATA Steel               1 year          9.40            2007
          Chattopadhyay        Bainite / Martensite-Austenite
                               Steels

Department of Mining Engineering

16   Dr. Apurna Kumar      Risk assessment of occupational         AICTE (RPS),              2 years          6.0              2007
     Ghosh                 injuries through epidemiological        Govt. of India
                           approaches in underground coal
                           mines.
17   Dr. N. C. Dey         Mathematical modeling on air-           AICTE (RPS),              3 years          3.75             2007
                           borne dust quality in opencast          Govt. of India
                           coal mines in India.
18   Prof. Pratik Dutta    Gas sorption and diffusion              SERC-DST, New             3 years          30,94,787/-      2007
                           properties of Indian Coal               Delhi
19   Prof. Pratik Dutta    Impact of sorption and diffusion        B. P. International,      1 year           20.55            2007
                           properties on deliverability of         U.K.
                           coalbed methane


Department of Geology

20   Dr. B. P.            Facies analysis and depositional    UGC (Minor),                2 years       0.50                2007
     Mukhopadhyay         milieu of the proterozoic           Govt. of India
                          Chhattisgarh super group and
                          its significance in basinal
                          evolution.


Department of Physics

21   Dr. Sukhendusekhar   Spectroscopy of few valence         UGC-DAF (CSR),              1 year        65,800/-            2007
     Sarkar               particle nuclei around 146 Gd       Kolkata                     (renewable)
                          Core



School of Material Science & Engineering

22   Sri Mallar Ray       Study of luminescence and           U.G.C. (Minor),             2 years       1.0                 2007
                          structural properties of            Govt. of India
                          mechanically milled silicon
                          nano crystal and electro-
                          chemically prepared nano-
                          structured porous silicon.
23   Dr. N. R.            Low power consuming and             The Institution of                        1.60                2007
     Bandyopadhyay        high frequency Nano-device          Engineers (India),
                          based VLSI circuit for Medical      Kolkata
                          and Space Applications.
24   Mr. Partha Dey       Structure property correlation      DST, New Delhi              3 years       11.58               2007
                          of multi-phase steel from the
                          rough-fuzzy approach
25   Dr. N. R.            Microscopic investigation of        DST, New Delhi              3 years       79.07               2007
     Bandyopadhyay        luminescence and mechanical
                          properties of nanostructured
                          porous silicon




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                  School of Community Science & Technology (SOCSAT)
                  Bengal Engineering & Science University, Shibpur
                          List of Training Programme (SOCSAT)
               Programme Name                Organizer             Date
     Training Programme on Computer          SOCSAT      7-18 Feb. 2004
     Hardware
     Project on Appropriate of Science &     SOCSAT      10 Feb 2004
     Technology at the Community
     Level, A Pilot study in the
     Agriculture sector
     Short Term Course on Environment        SOCSAT      1-5 June, 2004
     Science, Engineers & Scientist
     Training on Advance Pottery Practice    SOCSAT      3-18, March 2005
     Howrah District
     Seminar on World Water Day – 2005       SOCSAT      22, March 2005
     Training on Arsenic Free Safe           SOCSAT
     Drinking Water
     Training on Advance Pottery Practice    SOCSAT      May 23-June 03, 2005
     Bankura District
     1st   Phase    Training   on   Food     SOCSAT      07-21 June, 2005
     Processing       &      Preservation
     Technology
     Training on Metal Art                   SOCSAT      15-22 July, 2005
     2nd Phase Advance Training on Food      SOCSAT      07-14, September, 2005
     Processing       &      Preservation
     Technology
     3rd Phase Advance Training on Food      SOCSAT      March 16-22, 2006
     Processing       &      Preservation
     Technology
     Training on Advance Pottery Practice    SOCSAT      28th March – 07th April,
     Howrah District                                     2006
     Safety of Structure under Sesimic       SOCSAT      April 12-13, 2006
     Hazards
     Training on Advance Pottery Practice    SOCSAT      23rd May – 02nd June,
     Howrah District                                     2006
     Mason Skill Upgradation Workshop        SOCSAT      14th June – 17th June,
                                                         2006
     4th Phase Advance Training on Food      SOCSAT      August 01-14, 2006
     Processing       &       Preservation
     Technology
     1st    Phase     Value-added     Jute   SOCSAT &    September 07-14, 2006
     Diversification Technology                CASKT
     5th   Phase    Training    on   Food     SOCSAT     November 08-15, 2006
     Processing       &       Preservation
     Technology        for      Physically
     Handicapped
     2nd   Phase     Valued-added     Jute   SOCSAT      December 13-20, 2006
     Diversification Technology
     6th   Phase    Training    on   Food    SOCSAT      January 12-20, 2007
     Processing       &       Preservation
     Technology

March 15-22, 2007 – School of Community and Technology organized the training on
“implementation of modern technology in small scale industry handicraft of traditional Batik”. The
objective of the programme was to provide the growth of modern technology in small scale industry
handicraft of traditional Batik through Women Self-help groups (SHGS) of Howrah District and thus
to promote the economic enlistment as well as to develop their knowledge, skill and entrepreneurship
cum business acumen.
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                                                TRAINING PROGRAMME, 2007

                                                          ORGANIZED BY

                                SCHOOL OF COMMUNITY SCIENCE & TECHNOLOGY (SOCSAT)
                                  BENGAL ENGINEERING & SCIENCE UNIVERSITY, SHIBPUR



    NAME OF ACTIVITIES                 ORGANIZER                     DATE                   NO. OF                                 SEX
                                                                                        BENEFICIARIES
                                                                                       (CATEGORY WISE)
 6th Phase Training on Food               SOCSAT            January 12-20, 2007                      Gen : 23                 Total – 32
 Processing &      Preservation                                                                      SC : 06
 Technology                                                                                          ST : 01
                                                                                                    OBC : 02                  Male – 00
                                                                                                                             Female - 32
 Training on Computer and                SOCSAT &            March 13-14, 2007                          Gen : 20              Total – 29
 Computer related Electrical            ELECTRICAL                                                      SC : 05
 Equipments                                ENGG.                                                        ST : 04
                                                                                                                               Male – 20
                                                                                                                             Female – 09
 Training on Implementation of            SOCSAT             March 15-22, 2007                          Gen : 20              Total – 26
 Modern Technology in Small                                                                             SC : 04
 Scale Industry Handicraft of                                                                           ST : 02
 Traditional BATIK                                                                                                             Male – 00
                                                                                                                             Female – 26
 Training on Implementation of            SOCSAT              April 29-May 05,                       Gen : 25                 Total – 38
 Modern Technology in Small                                         2007                             SC : 12
 Scale Industry Handicraft of                                                                       OBC : 01
 Traditional BATIK                                                                                                             Male – 00
                                                                                                                             Female – 38
 Seminar on Frontier Areas of         SOCSAT, (Under            July 12, 2007                                                Total – 150
 Renewable Energy Options : A            WBREDA
 Rural Development Perspective            supported
                                      Renewable Energy                                                                         Male – 90
                                       Club) and Rural                                                                       Female – 60
                                        Development
                                         Forum, IEI
 7th Phase Training on Food               SOCSAT             August 01-08, 2007                      Gen : 20                 Total – 33
 Processing & Preservation                                                                           SC : 04
 Technology                                                                                          ST : 04
                                                                                                    OBC : 05                   Male – 00
                                                                                                                             Female – 33
 8th Phase Training on Food               SOCSAT             October 9-15, 2007                      Gen : 22                 Total – 33
 Processing & Preservation                                                                           SC : 05
 Technology                                                                                          ST : 03
                                                                                                    OBC : 03                   Male – 00
                                                                                                                             Female – 33


                                                      Enclosure-II
Utilization status of grants received under various schemes of AICTE (R&D, MODROB, Faculty development, IIPC etc. for the last three
                                                                  years)

                                                               2004-05
                                                               AICTE
 Dept.     Name of the     Sanction Order No.    Title of the Project       Grant            Grant                 Whether          Major
           Principal       & Date                                           Sanctioned       utilized              utilization      Impact
           Investigator                                                     Amount                                 certificate
                                                                            (Rs. in lakhs)                         submitted, if
                                                                                                                   yes amount
                                                                                                                   for which
                                                                                                                   submitted
 CST       Dr. Alak        8023/RID/RPS/061/0    Fast distributed                     3.00

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            Kumar Datta        4/05, dt. 23.3.05 (3    approximate interval
                               years)                  cutting
   EE       Dr. (Mrs.)         8023/RID/RPS/069/0      Incipient fault detection                10.00   9,23,794/-         Yes
            Paramita           4/05, dt. 23.3.05 (3    and diagnosis of
            Chattopad-         years)                  induction motor drives
            hyay                                       using neuro-fuzzy
                                                       technique
   AM       Dr. Sudip          1-                      AICTE Career Award                       10.50   4,63,504/-         Yes
            Basak              51/FD/CA/(01)/2004-     for Young Teachers
                               05, dt. 11.11.04 (3
                               years)


                                                                     2005-06
                                                                     AICTE

Dept.      Name of         Sanction Order No.      Title of the Project        Grant                Grant            Whether utilization      Major
           the             & Date                                              Sanctioned           utilized         certificate submitted,   Impact
           Principal                                                           Amount                                if yes amount for
           Investigato                                                         (Rs. in lakhs)                        which submitted
           r
Chem.      Prof. Jayati    8023/RID/BOR/MO         Advanced                               13.00     11,46,288/-      Yes
           Datta           D-59/2005-06, dt.       instrumental analysis
                           18.1.06                 of pollutants and
                           (2 years)               assessment of
                                                   environmental
                                                   degradation

                                                                     2006-07
                                                                     AICTE

 Dept.      Name of the            Sanction Order No.       Title of the Project       Grant            Grant            Whether         Major
            Principal              & Date                                              Sanctio-         Utilized         utilization     Impact
            Investigator                                                               ned                               certificate
                                                                                       Amount                            submitted,
                                                                                       (Rs. in                           if yes amount
                                                                                       lakhs)                            for which
                                                                                                                         submitted
 CST        Dr. Sulata Mitra       8023/RID/BOR/RPS-        QOS issues in                        5.75          2,000/-   Yes
                                   81/2005-06, dt.          Mobile Computing
                                   1.8.06
                                   (3 years)
 AM         Dr. S. Bhaumik         8023/RID/BOR/RPS-        Design analysis and                 10.00    2,66,819/-      Yes
                                   95/2005-06, dt.          simulation of micro
                                   1.8.06                   electro mechanical
                                   (3 years)                robotic systems
                                                            integrated with
                                                            mechatronics sensors
                                                            actuators and control
 SOMSE      Dr. Shubhabrata        8023/RID/BOR/RPS-        Development of a                     8.00
            Datta                  141/2005-06, dt.         novel and affordable
                                   1.8.06                   low alloy steel for
                                   (3 years)                wear and shock
                                                            resistant applications.
 Min. E.    Dr. Apurna Kumar       8023/BOR/RPS-            Risk assessment of                   6.00
            Ghosh                  48/2006-07, dt.          occupational injuries
                                   26.2.07 (2 years)        through
                                                            epidemiological
                                                            approaches in
                                                            underground coal
                                                            mines.
 Min. E.    Dr. N. C. Dey          8023/BOR/RPS-            Mathematical                         3.75
                                   108/2006-07, dt.         modeling on air-
                                   26.2.07 (3 years)        borne dust quality in
                                                            opencast coal mines
                                                            in India.
 E.T.C.     Dr.(Mrs.) C. R.        1-51/FD/CA/(11.)/        Career Award for                    10.50
            Chaudhuri nee          2006-07, 12.12.2006      Young Teachers
            Pramanik               (3 years)

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                                                             ______




              2007-08

Sl.    Sanction       Dept.      Name of                 Title of the Project              Funding      Durati    Amoun     Year
No.    Order No.                Principal                                                  Agency        on           t       of
       and Date                Investigator                                                                       Sanctio   Sanct
                                                                                                                     ned     ion
                                                                                                                    (Rs.)
1.    8023/BOR/RI     Arch.   Prof. Souvanic   Development of decision support            AICTE,        2 years    800000   2008
      D/RPS/63/7/8,           Roy              system for urban planning in landslide     New Delhi
      dt. 5.3.2008                             prone zones in Darjeeling Hills.
2.                    Arch.   Prof. Souvanic   Interim support for capacity building      Kolkata       6         272400    2007
                              Roy              for the Urban Planning Cell of the         Municipal     months
                                               Kolkata Municipal Corporation              Corporation
3.    32-76/2006      CE      Dr. Tapas        Correlations between engineering           UGC-          2 years   100000    2007
      (SR), dt.               Kumar Roy        properties of in-situ subgrade materials   Minor, New
      20.7.07 &                                in response study of flexible pavements    Delhi
      10.5.07
4.    SR/FTP/ETA-     CE      Dr. Asok         Use of surfactant treated sludge for the   SERC-DST,     3 years   122400    2007
      37/ 2007, dt.           Adak             removal of persistent organic pollutants   New Delhi                    0
      23.10.07                                 (POPs) from water environment
5.    33-313/2007     Chem    Dr. Shyamal      Electron transfer and spectroscopic        UGC-Major,    3 years   529800    2008
      (SR), dt.       .       Kumar            properties of some rutherium and           New Delhi
      28.2.2008               Chattopadhya     rhodium complexes with oxygen,
                              y                nitrogen and sulfur donor ligands.



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6.    33-317/2007       Chem    Dr. Bibhutosh   Studies on Metal Thio and                  UGC-Major,      3 years   777800   2008
      (SR), dt.         .       Adhikary        Selenocarboxylates: Precursors for         New Delhi
      28.2.2008                                 metal sulphide / selenide
                                                Nanomaterials.
7.    01(2100)/07/E     Chem    Dr. Shyamal     Synthesis structural studies and           CSIR, New       3 years   104100   2007
      MR-II, dt.        .       Kumar           reactivities of some manganese and         Delhi                          0
      16.4.07                   Chattopadhya    vanadium complexes with oxygen
                                y               nitrogen and sulfur donor ligands.
8.    SR/S1/PC-         Chem    Dr. Sudip       Development and application of             DST, New        3 years   121480   2007
      32/2005, dt.      .       Kumar           intruder free multi-reference              Delhi                          0
      30.4.2007                 Chattopadhya    perturbative and non-perturbative
                                y               formalisms.
9.    ADA/PD(S)/S       CST     Dr. Amit Kr.    Strategic Aircraft Guidance                ADA,            1 year    130000   2008
      DG/BESU/01,               Das                                                        Bangalore                      0
      dt. 9.8.06 or
      14.01.08
10.   RCI/DCMM/L        CST     Dr. Sekhar      De-noising MEMS vibrating Gyro             RCI,            15        920000   2007
      P/CARS-133,               Mondal          using wavelet transform                    Hyderabad       months
      dt. 26.11.2007
11.   8023/BOR/RI       EE      Prof. Kaushik   A field programmable gate array            AICTE,          2 years   420000   2008
      D/RPS/90/7/8,             Mukherjee       (FPGA) controlled based real time          New Delhi
      dt. 5.3.2008                              implementation of a commutatorless
                                                motor drive with selectable hard or soft
                                                characteristics
12.   14(2)/2007-       ETC     Dr. P. K. Ray   Broadband communication through            MCIT, New       9         923300   2007
      CC&BT, dt.                                underground and overhead power lines       Delhi and       months         0
      7.6.07                                                                               CESC,
                                                                                           Kolkata
13.   ID/Sensor/89/     ETC     Dr. C. R.       Feasibility of a low cost and portable     DST, GOI        3 years   213008   2007
      07, dt. 6.12.07           Chaudhuri nee   pathogenic bacteria and toxin detector     and Industry                   0
                                Pramanik        using porous silicon microelectrode
                                                array
14.   8023/BOR/RI       ETC     Prof. Santanu   Design and development of                  AICTE,          2 years   500000   2008
      D/RPS/91/7/8,             Das             electromagnetic band gap (EBG) based       New Delhi
      dt. 5.3.2008                              microstrip antennas for performance
                                                enhancement
15.   NPOL/MM/C         ETC     Dr. C. R.       Design, fabrication and testing of CTD     NPOL,           18        831000   2008
      ARS/                      Chaudhuri       sensor and its ASIC                        Kochi           months
      CONT/06/07-
      08, dt. 20.2.08
16.   13(2)/2008-       IT      Prof. S. P.     High power and spectral efficiency         MCIT, DIT,      2 years   511600   2008
      CC&BT, dt.                Maity           multiuser system for broadband             New Delhi                      0
      31.3.2008                                 wireless communication
17.   8023/BOR/RI       IT      Prof. Prasun    Development of low cost FPGA based         AICTE,          2 years   650000   2008
      D/RPS/92/7/8,             Ghosal          embedded system for network on chip        New Delhi
      dt. 5.3.2008                              applications
18.   SR/FTP/ETA-       SMS     Mr. Partha      Structure property correlation of multi-   DST, New        3 years   115800   2007
      02/2007, dt.      E       Dey             phase steel from the rough-fuzzy           Delhi                          0
      5.6.07                                    approach
19.   SR/S5/NM-         SMS     Dr. N. R.       Microscopic investigation of               DST, New        3 years   790700   2007
      85/2006, dt.      E       Bandyopadhya    luminescence and mechanical                Delhi                          0
      19.7.07                   y               properties of nanostructured porous
                                                silicon
20.   MOU signed        Min.    Prof. Pratik    Impact of sorption and diffusion           B. P.           1 year    205500   2007
      on 19.4.07        Engg.   Dutta           properties on deliverability of coalbed    International                  0
                                                methane                                    , U.K.
21.   SR/S3/ME/03       Min.    Prof. Pratik    Gas sorption and diffusion properties of   SERC-DST,       3 years   309478   2007
      8/2006, dt.       Engg.   Dutta           Indian Coal                                New Delhi                      7
      7.11.07




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22.     8023/BOR/RI       Min.      Prof. Gopal      A cost effective and efficient             AICTE, New      3 years       600000     2008
        D/RPS/198/7/      Engg.     Ch. Roy          MATCHEM Model to support                   Delhi
        8, dt. 5.3.2008                              immediate roof having developed
                                                     quick-setting cement based capsules to
                                                     reduce roof fall accident in coal mines.
23.     25(0160)/08/E     Math.     Dr. Tapan Kr.    Integrated modelling approach of           CSIR, New       3 years       342333     2008
        MR-II, dt.                  Kar              fisheries management and policy            Delhi                             (1st
        17.1.08                                                                                                                 inst.)
24.     Order No.         Met.      Dr. P. P.        Development of Low carbon Bainite /        TATA Steel,     1 year        940000     2007
        3000035130/1      &         Chattopadhya     Martensite-Austenite Steels                Jamshedpur
        02, dt. 24.9.07   Mat.      y
                          Engg.
25.     07RDO247P4,       Met.      Dr. Subrata      Microstructural characterization by        Metal &         2 years       184400     2007
        dt. 21.07.2007    &         Chatterjee       SEM & TEM incorporating EDS in as          Steel                              0
                          Mat.                       manufactured & aged sample,                Factory,
                          Engg.                      observation of fracture surface in SEM     Ichapore,
                                                     drawing of CCT diagram controlled          Ministry of
                                                     rolling of ingots and calorimetric study   Defence,
                                                     as per scope or work (for 4 heats)         GOI




            2008-09

Sl.        Sanction         Dept.          Name of               Title of the Project            Funding      Durati      Amoun       Year
No.      Order No. and                    Principal                                              Agency        on            t          of
             Date                        Investigator                                                                     Sanctio     Sanct
                                                                                                                            ned        ion
                                                                                                                           (Rs.)
      1. 01(2215)/08/E     Chem.       Dr. B. K. Ghorai   Tandem Azaisobenzofurans              CSIR, New     3 years     507000      2008
         MR-II, dt.                                       formation – Diels-Alder               Delhi                          (1st
         6.5.08                                           reactions: Applications to the                                  install.)
                                                          synthesis of biologically Active
                                                          Aromatic Heterocycles.
      2. SR/FTP/CS-        Chem.       Dr. Subhendu       A biomimetic approach to get          SERC Fast     3 years     184800      2008
         87/2007, dt.                  Naskar (P.I.) or   renewable source of energy            Track,                         0
         7.5.08                        Dr. Shyamal Kr.                                          DST, GOI
                                       Chattopadhyay
      3. SR/S2/CMP-        Phy.        Dr. Dipali         Synthesis & characterization of       DST, GOI      3 years     175848      2008
         42/2007, dt.                  Banerjee (P.I.)    nano particle of bismuth                                             0
         1.7.08                                           telluride & its one dimensional
                                                          composite with conducting
                                                          polymer



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    LIST OF COMPLETED RESEARCH PROJECTS

BENGAL ENGINEERING AND SCIENCE UNIVERSITY, SHIBPUR

      Department of Architecture, Town & Regional Planning




                            51
Sl.   Sanction        Principal    Title of the        Fundin      Date of    Dura     Amo      Year
No    Order No. &     Investigat   Research            g           implem     tion     unt      of       Date of   Date     Remarks
      Date            or and       Project             Agency      entatio    of the   sancti   sancti   Comple    of
                      Co-                                          n of the   proje    oned     on       tion      UC
                      investigat                                   scheme/    ct       for                         subm
                      ors                                          project             imple                       ission
                                                                                       ment
                                                                                       ation
                                                                                       of the
                                                                                       proje
                                                                                       ct
                                                                                       (Rs.
                                                                                       in
                                                                                       lakhs
                                                                                       )

1     8019/RDII/R&    Prof. Arup   Development of      A.I.C.T.    25.1.01    3                 2001     8.2.05    26.11.
      D/ARC(128)/2    Sarkar       a weighted index    E.                     years                                05
      000-01, dt.     (P.I.)       model for site      (R&D),
      25.01.2001                   suitability         Govt. of
                                   assessment for      India.
                                   flood prone                                         4.75
                                   urban areas of
                                   West Bengal, A
                                   Remote Sensing
                                   Data and GIS
                                   Approach
2     8018/RDII/BO    Dr.          Impact of           A.I.C.T.    2.6.200    5                 2000     30.6.20   30.8.0
      R/R&D(132)/9    Sibabrata    unplanned           E.          0          years                      05        5
      9-2000, dt.     Halder       growth and          (R&D),
      10.4.2000 or    (P.I.)       urban               Govt. of
      24.3.2000                    vulnerability       India.
                                   related
                                   environmental                                       9.5
                                   degradation
                                   problems on
                                   marginal
                                   settlements at
                                   Kolkata
                                   Metropolis
3     8021/RID/NP     Dr. Manju    A GIS based         A.I.C.T.    30.05.2    3                 2003     May       13.6.0
      ROJ/TAP-        Halder       model approach      E.          003 or     years                      2008      8
      32/2002-03,     (P.I.)       to rural road       (TAPT       9.7.03
      dt. 6.2.03 or   Dr.          development         EC),
      10.3.03         Sibabrata    programme for       Govt. of
                                                                                       19.98
                      Halder       West Bengal to      India.
                      (C.I.)       achieve socio
                                   economic
                                   upliftment of the
                                   population.




                                   LIST OF COMPLETED RESEARCH PROJECTS




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                                BENGAL ENGINEERING AND SCIENCE UNIVERSITY, SHIBPUR

                                       Department of Applied Mechanics & Drawing

Sl.   Sanction           Principal    Title of the         Fundin       Date of    Dura     Amo      Year
No    Order No. &        Investigat   Research             g            implem     tion     unt      of       Date of   Date     Remarks
      Date               or and       Project              Agency       entatio    of the   sancti   sancti   complet   of
                         Co-                                            n of the   proje    oned     on       ion       UC
                         investigat                                     scheme/    ct       for                         subm
                         ors                                            project             imple                       ission
                                                                                            ment
                                                                                            ation
                                                                                            of the
                                                                                            proje
                                                                                            ct
                                                                                            (Rs.
                                                                                            in
                                                                                            lakhs
                                                                                            )

1     8019/RDII/R&       Dr. Sanjay   Analysis of          A.I.C.T.     21.2.01    2           5.0   2001     20.2.03   4.7.03
      D/MAT(190)/        Gupta        interface stresses   E.                      years
      2000-01, dt.       (P.I.)       in implant-bone      (R&D),
      25.1.2001                       configuration        Govt. of
                                                           India.
2     8017/RDII/CI       Dr. B. N.    Modernisation of     A.I.C.T.     20.5.98    2           9.0   1998     8.3.01    8.8.01
      V/134/98, dt.      Datta        fluid power          E.                      years
      6.3.98             (P.I.)       system and           (MODR
                                      control              OB),
                                      laboratory           Govt. of
                                                           India.
3     8020/RID/TA        Dr.          Development of       AICTE(       29.4.02    3           4.0   2002     28.4.05   19.8.0
      PTEC-              Jayanta      an optical-          TAPTE                   years                                5
      48.2001-02, dt.    Kr.          imaging system       C),
      4.3.02             Chakrabor    for measuring        Govt. of
                         ty (P.I.)    body contact         India
                                      pressure
                                      distribution
4     8019/RDII/R&       Dr.          Development of       AICTE(       21.2.01    3           7.5   2001     29.2.04   23.8.0
      D/MEC(196)/2       Subhasis     a sensor             R&D),                   years                                4
      000-01, dt.        Bhaumik      integrated servo     Govt. of
      25.1.2001          (P.I.)       controlled           India
                                      hydraulic robot
                                      with stewart
                                      platform based
                                      anthropomorphic
                                      dexterous hand.
5     8022/RID/NP        Dr.          Saline water         A.I.C.T.     27.04.2    2         3.00    2004     26.4.06   14.2.0   Total
      ROJ/RPS-           Amartya      intrusion into       E.           004        years                                7        amount
      82/2003-04,        Kumar        coastal aquifers     (R.P.S.)                                                              utilized
      dt. 22.3.04        Bhattacha    with special         , Govt.                                                               Rs.
                         rya (P.I.)   emphasis on East     of India.                                                             3,04,750/-
                         Dr. Sudip    Coast of India.                                                                            (including
                         Basak                                                                                                   interest)
                         (C.I.)
6     1-                 Dr. Sudip    AICTE Career         A.I.C.T.     16.11.0    3        10.50    2004     19.12.0   24.12.   Total
      51/FD/CA/(01       Basak        Award for            E.,          4          years                      7         07       amount
      ) / 2004-05, dt.   (P.I.)       Young Teachers       Govt. of                                                              actually
      11.11.04                                             India.                                                                sanctioned
                                                                                                                                 Rs.
                                                                                                                                 743504/-
                                                                                                                                 and Rs.
                                                                                                                                 21456/-

                                                                       53
                                                                                                                      was
                                                                                                                      returned



7    30-250/2004      Dr. Sudip   Degradation of     U.G.C.      1.1.200   3       6.881    2004   7.2.08    8.2.08   Total
     (SR), dt.        Basak       soil pile          (Major),    5         years                                      amount
     18.11.2004       (P.I.)      interactive        Govt. of                                                         actually
                      Dr. A. K.   performance        India.                                                           sanctioned
                      Bhattacha   under lateral                                                                       Rs.
                      rya(C.I.)   cyclic loading                                                                      659000/-
                      Dr. B. C.                                                                                       and Rs.
                      Chattopad                                                                                       100780/-
                      hyay                                                                                            was
                      (C.I.)                                                                                          returned
8    F.14-            Dr.         Machine vision     UGC         6.10.99   3       7,06,9   1999   5.10.02   7.2.03
     47/97(SR-I),     Subhasis    for industrial     (Major),              years     73/-
     dt. 6.10.99      Bhaumik     applications       Govt. of
                      (P.I.)                         India
9    III.5(143)/200   Dr.         Development of     DST,        Septem    2       12.85    2001   29.02.2   23.8.0   Int. earned
     0-ET(PRU),       Subhasis    an autonomous      Govt. of    ber       years                   004       4        26,138/-
     dt. 27.6.01      Bhaumik     mobile robot for   India       2001                                                 Total
                      (P.I.)      stair navigation                                                                    expenditur
                                                                                                                      e Rs.
                                                                                                                      12,97,788/
                                                                                                                      - Returned
                                                                                                                      back Rs.
                                                                                                                      13,350/-
10   S. O. No.        Dr. B. N.   Development of     RCI,        20.5.20   2         5.0    2000   19.11.0   19.11.   Total
     RCI/MMG/         Datta       Simulation         Hydera      00        years                   4         04       amount
     MOU-045 dt,      (P.I.)      Software for       bad,                                                             sanctioned
     2.3.2000                     two-stage EHSV     Ministr                                                          Rs.
                                                     y of                                                             4,99,901/-
                                                     Defence                                                          + Rs.
                                                     , GOI                                                            20,488/-
                                                                                                                      (interest
                                                                                                                      earned) =
                                                                                                                      Rs.
                                                                                                                      5,20,389/-
                                                                                                                      utilized.




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                                          LIST OF COMPLETED RESEARCH PROJECTS

                            BENGAL ENGINEERING AND SCIENCE UNIVERSITY, SHIBPUR

                                        Department of Computer Science & Technology

Sl.   Sanction          Principal        Title of the      Fundin      Date of    Dura     Amo      Year
No    Order No. &       Investigator     Research          g           implem     tion     unt      of       Date of   Date     Remarks
      Date              and Co-          Project           Agency      entatio    of the   sancti   sancti   Comple    of
                        investigator                                   n of the   proje    oned     on       tion      UC
                        s                                              scheme/    ct       for                         subm
                                                                       project             imple                       ission
                                                                                           ment
                                                                                           ation
                                                                                           of the
                                                                                           proje
                                                                                           ct
                                                                                           (Rs.
                                                                                           in
                                                                                           lakhs
                                                                                           )

1     8020/RID/MO       Prof.            Modernisation     A.I.C.T.    1.5.200    2        10.0     2002     15.6.03   16.6.0
      DROB-             Prasanta         of Computer       E.          2          years                                3
      447/2001-02,      Kumar            Laboratory        (MODR
      dt. 23.3.02       Nandi (P.I.)                       OB),
                                                           Govt. of
                                                           India.
2     8018/RDII/BO      Dr. Uma          Optimal           AICTE(      1.8.200    3        5.0      2000     31.7.03   21.1.2
      R/R&D(181)/9      Bhattachary      design on         R&D),       0          years                                004
      9-2000, dt.       a                broadband         Govt. of
      24.3.2000                          communicatio      India
                                         n systems
3     8019/RDII/R&      Prof. Sipra      Development       AICTE       20.12.2    3        3.5      2000               1.3.04   Total exp.
      D/COM/(166)/      Das (Bit)        of optimal load   (R&D),      000        years                                         Rs. 3.579
      2000-01, dt.                       balancing and     Govt. of                                                             lakhs (Rs.
      20.12.2000                         location          India                                                                3500/- Int.
                                         update strategy                                                                        of FD and
                                         in mobile                                                                              4400/-
                                         cellular                                                                               income
                                         environment                                                                            from sale
                                                                                                                                of tender
                                                                                                                                form)
4     8020/RID/TA       Sri Biplab       Cellular          A.I.C.T.    23.4.20    3        3.5      2002     31.3.05   9.5.05   Total exp.
      PTEC-             Kumar            automate          E.          02         years                                         Rs. 3.56
      46.2001-02, dt.   Sikdar (P.I.)    based             (TAPT                                                                lakhs (Rs.
      4.3.02                             document          EC),                                                                 6000/-
                                         compression       Govt. of                                                             income
                                         technology.       India.                                                               from sale
                                                                                                                                of tender
                                                                                                                                form)




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                                       LIST OF COMPLETED RESEARCH PROJECTS

                             BENGAL ENGINEERING AND SCIENCE UNIVERSITY, SHIBPUR

                                                  Department of Civil Engineering

Sl.   Sanction         Principal       Title of the        Funding        Date of    Durat    Amou      Year
No    Order No. &      Investigator    Research            Agency         impleme    ion of   nt        of       Dat    Date     Remark
      Date             and Co-         Project                            ntation    the      sancti    sancti   e of   of UC    s
                       investigators                                      of the     projec   oned      on       com    submi
                                                                          scheme/    t        for                plet   ssion
                                                                          project             imple              ion
                                                                                              menta
                                                                                              tion of
                                                                                              the
                                                                                              projec
                                                                                              t (Rs.
                                                                                              in
                                                                                              lakhs)
1     8017/RDII/R      Prof. Arun      Study on            A.I.C.T.E.     August     2            4.9   1999            3.6.05   PCR not
      &D/DEG(732       Kumar           possibility of      (R&D),         1999       years                                       available
      )/98-99, dt.     Chakraborty     reducing            Govt. of                  (exten
      27.3.99          (P.I.)          corrosion in        India.                    ded)
                                       concrete using
                                       different
                                       admixtures
                                       systems
2     8017/RDII/M      Dr. Sudhendu    MODROBS of          A.I.C.T.E.     30.6.99    3           6.0    1999     12.8   12.8.0
      OD/DEG(501       Saha (P.I.)     Civil               (MODROB                   years                       .02    2
      )/98-99, dt.                     Engineering         ), Govt. of
      24.3.99                          Laboratories        India
3     8017/RDII/R      Dr. Kalyan      Application of      AICTE                     2           5.0    1999            5.3.20   PCR not
      &D/TAP(941       Kumar Bhar      information         (TAPTEC),                 years                              03       available
      )/98-99, dt.     (P.I.)          technology to       Govt. of
      27.3.99                          real time gate      India
                                       operation of
                                       reservoir for
                                       flood hazard
                                       mitigation
4     8018/RDII/B      Dr. Sudhendu    Study of            AICTE(R&       June       4           7.0    2000     31.3   25.5.2   PCR not
      OR/R&D(171       Saha (P.I.)     behaviour of        D), Govt.      2000       years                       .04    004      available
      )/99-2000, dt.                   stone columns       of India
      24.3.2000
5     8019/RDII/M      Dr. B. C.       Modernisation       AICTE                     2          15.0    2001            22.9.2   PCR not
      OD/CIV(012)      Chattopadhya    of Geotechnical     (MODROB                   years                              003      available
      /2000-01, dt.    y (P.I.)        Engineering         ), Govt. of
      16.3.01                          Laboratory          India
6     8020/RID/R&      Prof. Pratip    Pilot plant         AICTE          9.4.02     1.5         3.5    2002     11.5   18.5.0
      D-131. 2001-     Bandyopadhy     studies on          (R&D),                    years                       .06    6
      02, dt. 4.3.02   ay (P.I.)       arsenic removal     Govt. of
                                       from ground         India
                                       water
7     8021/RID/NP      Prof.           Improvement of      A.I.C.T.E.     22.09.20   3          4.90    2003     31.0   12.09.   Actual
      ROJ/R&D-         Debabrata       treatment           (R&D),         03         years                       8.20   2006     expendit
      34/2002-         Mazumder        capacity of         Govt. of                                              06              ure Rs.
      03(Revalidate    (P.I.)          activated sludge    India                                                                 490209.4
      d 2003-04),      Prof. Pratip    process by                                                                                0/-
      dt. 19.5.03      Bandyopadhy     adoption of
                       ay (C.I.)       hybrid
                                       technology

8     F. 14-12/2002    Dr. Subrata     Development of      UGC            2.6.2002   3          4.05    2002     2.6.   23.2.2   Actual
      (SR-I), dt.      Chakraborty     structural health   (Major),                  years                       05     006      total
      16.3.2002        (P.I.)          assessment          New Delhi                                                             amount
                                       methodology                                                                               sanctione

                                                                         56
                                      based on free                                                                        d Rs.
                                      vibration                                                                            467387/-
                                      response
9    14-               Dr. Sudip      Development of      UGC(Majo      4.6.2002   3       46845    2002   3.6.   28.4.0   Rs.
     13/2002(SR-       Kumar Roy      a Traffic           r), New                  years       0           05     8        27929/-
     I), dt. 16.3.02   (P.I.)         simulation          Delhi                                                            was
                                      model for Indian                                                                     returned
                                      urban streets –                                                                      to UGC
                                      case study                                                                           by D.D.
                                      Kolkata.
10   SR/FTP/ET-        Dr. Subrata    Reliability         DST-SERC      14.11.20   3         3.42   2000   30.1   29.3.2   Actual
     40/2000, dt.      Chakraborty    evaluation of       Fast Track    00         years                   1.20   006      expendit
     3.10.2000         (P.I.)         structures with     Scheme,                                          03              ure Rs.
                                      stochastic          Govt. of                                                         314377/-
                                      parameter           India                                                            &
                                      variation                                                                            sanctione
                                      subjected to                                                                         d also.
                                      random
                                      earthquake
11   SR/BY/E-          Dr. Subrata    Reliability based   DST-          1.5.05     6         6.74   2004   30.1   21.12.   Originall
     11/04, dt.        Chakraborty    optimization        SERC                     month                   0.05   05       y Total
     3.11.2004         (P.I.)         towards             Divn.                    s                                       expendit
                                      advanced            (BOYSCA                                                          ure Rs.
                                      mechanical          ST                                                               725683/-
                                      design              Programme
                                                          ), New
                                                          Delhi
12   HR/OY/E-          Dr. S. C.      Evaluation of       DST, New      1.3.99     2       14605    1998   2.3.   19.3.0   Originall
     06/97, dt.        Dutta (P.I.)   seismic torsional   Delhi                    years      0/-          02     2        y total
     22.12.98                         ductility demand                                                                     amount
                                      in structural                                                                        sanctione
                                      elements of                                                                          d Rs.
                                      reinforced                                                                           140000/-
                                      concrete
                                      buildings with
                                      asymmetry.
13   2005/20/36/2/     Dr. Aparna     Control of          BRNS,         July       3       5.5125   2005   Jun    25.6.2   Rs.
     BRNS/418,         (Dey) Ghosh    seismic             D.A.E.,       2005       years                   e      008      32592/-
     dt. 2.6.05        (P.I.)         vibrations of       GOI,                                             200             was
                                      low height          Mumbai.                                          8               returned
                                      buildings by the                                                                     to BRNS
                                      liquid column                                                                        by D.D.
                                      damper                                                                               [Overhea
                                                                                                                           d due Rs.
                                                                                                                           28125/-]
14   22(0363)/04/      Dr. Subrata    Probabilistic       C.S.I.R.,     14.7.200   3       56805    2004   31.1   19.7.0   Rs.
     EMR-II, dt.       Chakraborty    robust structural   New Delhi.    4          years      0/-          .08    8        74062 /-
     6.4.04            (P.I.)         optimization                                                                         was
                                      with stochastic                                                                      returned
                                      parameter                                                                            to CSIR




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                                           LIST OF COMPLETED RESEARCH PROJECTS

                                      BENGAL ENGINEERING AND SCIENCE UNIVERSITY, SHIBPUR

                                                          Department of Chemistry

Sl.   Sanction         Principal           Title of the        Funding      Date of    Durat    Amount      Year     Date     Date     Remark
No    Order No. &      Investigator        Research            Agency       impleme    ion of   sanction    of       of       of UC    s
      Date             and Co-             Project                          ntation    the      ed for      sancti   compl    submi
                       investigators                                        of the     projec   impleme     on       etion    ssion
                                                                            scheme/    t        ntation
                                                                            project             of the
                                                                                                project
                                                                                                (Rs. in
                                                                                                lakhs)
1     8017/RDII/R      Dr. Jayati Datta    Development of      AICTE        May        2                    1999     April    3.5.01
      &D/DEG(731       (P.I.)              stable and          (R&D),       1999       years                         2001
      )/98-99, dt.                         efficient photo     Govt. of
      27.3.99                              anodes for non-     India                            5.5
                                           aqueous photo-
                                           electrochemical
                                           solar cells.
2     8020/RID/TA      Prof. S. K.         Spectro-            AICTE        15.5.02    2                    2002     31.1.2   20.9.0
      PTEC-            Chattopadhyay       electrochemical     (TAPTE                  years                         005      5
      45.2001-         (P.I.)              investigations of   C), Govt.
      2002, dt.                            metal complexes     of India
                                                                                                8.5
      4.3.2002                             having
                                           applications as
                                           futuristic
                                           materials
3     8023/RID/BO      Prof. Jayati        Advanced            AICTE        1.4.2006   2                    2006     31.3.2   29.5.2
      R/MOD-           Datta (P.I.)        instrumental        (MODR                   years                         008      008
      59/2005-06,                          analysis of         OB),
      dt. 18.1.2006                        pollutants and      Govt. of                         13.0
                                           assessment of       India
                                           environmental
                                           degradation
4     F.12-            Dr. Anup            Development of      U.G.C.(      10.10.98   3                    1998     25.8.0   4.09.2   Actual
      8/98(SR-I),      Mondal (P.I.)       thin film           Major),                 years                         3        003      expendit
                                                                                                5,84,990/
      dt. 10.10.1998                       polycrystalline     Govt. of                                                                ure Rs.
                                                                                                -
                                           CdS/In2Te3 solar    India.                                                                  584996.7
                                           cells                                                                                       3
5     F.12-            Dr. Bibhutosh       Synthesis and       U.G.C.       April      3                    1998     17.1.2   26.3.2
      57/98(SR-I),     Adhikary (P.I.)     characterization    (Major),     1999       years                         001      003
      dt. 10.10.98                         of macrocyclic      New                              2,22,540/
                                           ligands and their   Delhi                            -
                                           lanthanide
                                           complexes.
6     F.12-90/2001     Dr. Shyamal Kr.     Studies on metal    UGC          1.6.2001   3                    2001     31.5.0   20.9.2   The
      (SR-I), dt.      Chattopadhyay       complexes of        (Major),                years                         4        005      unspent
      24.3.2001        (P.I.)              manganese,          Govt. of                                                                amount
                                           ruthenium and       India                                                                   of Rs.
                                           rhodium and                                                                                 32,788/-
                                           their possible                                                                              refunded
                                                                                                2,67,144/
                                           catalytic role in                                                                           to UGC
                                                                                                -
                                           oxygen
                                           evolution




7     01(1589)/99/     Dr. Bibhutosh       Study of            C.S.I.R.,    1.4.2000   3                    1999     31.12.   4.9.03
      EMR-II, dt.      Adhikary (P.I.)     manganese           Govt. of                years                         2002
      15.11.99                             complexes as        India
                                                                                                6,21,316/
                                           model
                                                                                                -
                                           compounds for
                                           water-oxidation
                                           catalysts in the

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                                          photosynthetic
                                          water oxidation
8     01(1874)/03/    Dr. B. K. Ghorai    Fischer‘s           C.S.I.R.,    24.04.04   3                    2004     30.4.0   8.11.0
      EMR-II, dt.     (P.I.)              carbene             Govt. of                years                         7        7 or
      25.2.04                             complex:            India                                                          3.12.0
                                          Applications to                                                                    7
                                          the synthesis of
                                          heterolignanes
                                          and                                                  8,58,671/
                                          conformationall                                      -
                                          y restricted
                                          analogues of
                                          bilogically
                                          important
                                          nicotine and
                                          anabasine.
9     01(1912)/04/    Prof. B.            Investigation of    CSIR,        22.12.20   3                    2004     31.12.   26.5.0
      EMR-II, dt.     Adhikary (P.I.)     Fe-Core             New          04         years                         07       8
      10.6.2004                           structure in non-   Delhi                            481518/-
                                          heme iron
                                          metalloenzymes
10    01(1913)/04/    Dr. S. P.           Design and          C.S.I.R.,    14.06.20   3                    2004     17.6.0   17.6.0
      EMR-II, dt.     Goswami (P.I.)      synthesis of        New          04         years                         8        8
      14.6.04                             fluorescent         Delhi
                                          receptors for
                                          biologically
                                          important                                            915123/-
                                          substrates and
                                          their possible
                                          applications as
                                          fluorescent
                                          sensors.
11    ERIP/ER/030     Dr. Jayati Datta    Synthesis and       D.R.D.O      1.11.200   3                    2004     31.10.   20.12.
      3436/M/01,      (P.I.)              characterisation    .,           4          years                         07       07
      dt. 7.8.04      Prof. N. R.         of binary and       Ministry
                      Bandyopadhyay,      ternary electro-    of
                      School of Mat.      catalysts as        Defence,
                      Sc. & Engg.         membrane            New                              18.70
                      (C.I.)              electrode           Delhi.
                                          assembly
                                          component for
                                          direct alcohol
                                          fuel cells.



                                         LIST OF COMPLETED RESEARCH PROJECTS

                             BENGAL ENGINEERING AND SCIENCE UNIVERSITY, SHIBPUR
                                                 Department of Electrical Engineering

Sl.   Sanction        Principal           Title of the        Funding      Date of    Durat    Amount      Year
No    Order No. &     Investigator        Research            Agency       impleme    ion of   sanction    of       Date     Date     Remark
      Date            and Co-             Project                          ntation    the      ed for      sancti   of       of UC    s
                      investigators                                        of the     projec   impleme     on       compl    submi
                                                                           scheme/    t        ntation              etion    ssion
                                                                           project             of the
                                                                                               project
                                                                                               (Rs. in
                                                                                               lakhs)

1     8018/RDII/B     Dr. Debashish       Control Systems     AICTE        April      1 year   6.5 lakhs   2000     31.12.   26.3.0
      OR/MOD(75)      Ghosh (P.I.)        Laboratory –        (MODR        2000                                     02       3
      /99-2000, dt.                       Modernisation       OB),
      24.3.2000                                               Govt. of
                                                              India
2     F.14-27/2001    Dr. Abhijit         Investigations      UGC          2.5.01     3        3,21,008/   2001     1.5.04   12.8.2   Actual
      (SR-I), dt.     Chakrabarti         on tie line         (Major),                years    -                             004      expendit


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      12.4.01          (P.I.)             control and         Govt. in                                                                ure of
                                          voltage             India                                                                   Rs.
                                          instability of                                                                              3,13,146.
                                          power grids in                                                                              12. and
                                          power systems                                                                               Unspent
                                          of developing                                                                               Balance
                                          countries                                                                                   of Rs.
                                                                                                                                      7861.88
                                                                                                                                      was
                                                                                                                                      returned
                                                                                                                                      back
3     30-              Dr. Prasid Syam    A variable speed    U.G.C.       1.1.2005   3        7,20,880/   2004     28.11.   29.11.   Actual
      23/2004(SR),     (P.I.)             induction motor     (Major),                years    -                    07       07 or    expendit
      dt. 10.11.04     Prof. A. K.        drive with a        Govt. of                                                       7.12.0   ure of
                       Chattopahyay       matrix converter    India                                                          7        Rs.
                       (C.I.)             as a ‗static                                                                                6,23,600/
                                          commutator‘ in                                                                              - and
                                          the rotor.                                                                                  Unspent
                                                                                                                                      Balance
                                                                                                                                      of Rs.
                                                                                                                                      97,280/-
                                                                                                                                      was
                                                                                                                                      returned
                                                                                                                                      back

                                          LIST OF COMPLETED RESEARCH PROJECTS

                                  BENGAL ENGINEERING AND SCIENCE UNIVERSITY, SHIBPUR

                                  Department of Electronics & Telecommunication Engineering

Sl.   Sanction         Principal          Title of the        Funding      Date of    Durat    Amount      Year
No    Order No. &      Investigator       Research            Agency       impleme    ion of   sanction    of       Date     Date     Remark
      Date             and Co-            Project                          ntation    the      ed for      sancti   of       of UC    s
                       investigators                                       of the     projec   impleme     on       compl    submi
                                                                           scheme/    t        ntation              etion    ssion
                                                                           project             of the
                                                                                               project
                                                                                               (Rs. in
                                                                                               lakhs)

1     8020/RID/R&      Dr. Santanu Das    Design,             AICTE(       16.5.02    3        5.0         2002     15.5.0   5.7.05
      D-130.2001-      (P.I.)             Fabrication and     R&D),                   years                         5
      02, dt. 4.3.02                      development of      Govt. of
                                          microstrip          India
                                          element as
                                          frequency
                                          selective surface
2     No.              Dr. P. K. Ray      Special             Ministry     1.1.1999   5        17.10       1999     16.11.   17.11.   No PCR
      3(2)/97NMC       (C)                manpower            of                      years                         05       05       copy.
      (VOL-II), dt.    Dr. P.             development for     Informati                                                               Only UC
      10.11.1998       Palchowdhury,      VLSI design and     on                                                                      &
                       C.S.T. Dept. (C)   related software    Technolo                                                                Statemen
                       Dr. P. K. Nandy,                       gy, Govt.                                                               t of
                       C.S.T. Dept.                           of India                                                                Accounts
                       (C.C.)                                                                                                         available
                       Prof. B. N. Roy,                                                                                               . Rs.
                       E.T.C. Dept.                                                                                                   2,00,564/
                       (C.C.)                                                                                                         -
                                                                                                                                      returned
                                                                                                                                      to MCIT,
                                                                                                                                      New
                                                                                                                                      Delhi
3     8019/RDII/M      Dr. D.P.           Modernization       AICTE        17.07.20   2        10.00       2001     07.08.   26.07.   Rs.
      OD/E&C(48)/      Chakraborti        of Bio-Medical      (MODR        01         years                         06       06       601556/-
      2000-01, dt.     (P.C.)             instrumentation     OB),                                                                    was
      19.3.01                             laboratory          Govt. of                                                                refunded
                                                              India                                                                   to
                                                                                                                                      AICTE.

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4     8020/RID/M       Dr. D.P.           Modernization     AICTE       April     2        7.00        2002     07.08.   26.07.
      ODROB-           Chakraborti        of                (MODR       2002      years                         06       06
      293/2001-02,     (P.I.)             Optoelectronics   OB),
      dt. 4.3.02       Dr. D.             & Optical         Govt. of
                       Mukherjee (C.I.)   Comm. Lab.        India




                                          LIST OF COMPLETED RESEARCH PROJECTS

                               BENGAL ENGINEERING AND SCIENCE UNIVERSITY, SHIBPUR

                                              School of Materials Science & Engineering

Sl.   Sanction         Principal          Title of the      Funding     Date of   Durat    Amou      Year     Date of    Date     Remark
No    Order No. &      Investigator       Research           Agency     impleme   ion of   nt        of       completi   of UC    s
      Date             and Co-            Project                       ntation   the      sancti    sancti   on         submi
                       investigators                                    of the    projec   oned      on                  ssion
                                                                        scheme/   t        for
                                                                        project            imple
                                                                                           menta
                                                                                           tion of
                                                                                           the
                                                                                           projec
                                                                                           t (Rs.
                                                                                           in
                                                                                           lakhs)
1     8020/RID/R&      Dr. N. R.          Dimension         AICTE       4.3.02    3        2.0       2002     18.3.04    25.3.0
      D-132.2001-      Bandyopadhyay      optimisation of   (R&D),                years                                  4
      02, dt. 4.3.02   (P.I.)             some recently     Govt. of
                                          developed         India
                                          semiconductor
                                          quantum
                                          structure for
                                          mobility
                                          enhancement
                                          needed for high
                                          performance
                                          device




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                                  BENGAL ENGINEERING AND SCIENCE UNIVERSITY, SHIBPUR

                                                Department of Mechanical Engineering




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Sl.   Sanction        Principal           Title of the       Funding      Date of    Durat     Amou      Year
No    Order No. &     Investigator        Research           Agency       impleme    ion of    nt        of       Date of    Date     Remark
      Date            and Co-             Project                         ntation    the       sancti    sancti   completi   of UC    s
                      investigators                                       of the     projec    oned      on       on         submi
                                                                          scheme/    t         for                           ssion
                                                                          project              imple
                                                                                               menta
                                                                                               tion of
                                                                                               the
                                                                                               projec
                                                                                               t (Rs.
                                                                                               in
                                                                                               lakhs)

1     8017/RDII/98    Dr. Santanu         Development of     AICTE        29.6.99    2         9.0       1999     9.7.03     9.7.03
      -99/TAP         Kumar               wear maps of       (TAPTE                  years
      R&D/940, dt.    Karmakar (P.I.)     various material   C), Govt.
      27.3.99                             under different    of India
                                          environmental
                                          and operating
                                          conditions
2     8017/RDII/R     Dr. Debasis         Characterization   AICTE(       July       2         7.0       1999     June       30.6.2
      &D/DEG(730      Datta (P.I.)        of different       R&D),        1999       years                        2003       003
      )/98-99, dt.                        damage modes       Govt. of
      27.3.99                             in composite       India
                                          materials by
                                          automated
                                          ultrasonic NDT
3     8017/RDII/R     Dr. S. K. Saha      Heat transfer      AICTE        10.5.99    2         6.0       1999     28.2.200   19.3.0
      &D/DEG(729      (P.I.)              and pressure       (R&D),                  years                        2          2
      )/98-99, dt.                        drop               Govt. of                +6
      30.3.99                             characteristics    India                   month
                                          of twisted-tape-                           s
                                          generated                                  (extn.)
                                          laminar swirl
                                          flow through
                                          rectangular and
                                          square ducts
4     8018/RDII/B     Dr. Shyamal         Development of     AICTE(       27.7.200   3         8.0       2000     25.7.200   25.7.2
      OR/TAP(381)     Chatterjee (P.I.)   a rule-base for    TAPTEC       0          years                        3          003
      /99-2000, dt.                       fault-diagnostic   ), Govt.
      24.3.2000                           systems            of India
5     8018/RDII/B     Prof. Sushital      Modernisation      AICTE        17.4.200   2         7.0       2000     18.1.200   18.1.2
      OR/MOD(11       Kanti Ray (P.I.)    and removal of     (MODR        0          years                        6          006
      8)/99-2000,                         obsolescence       OB),
      dt. 24.3.2000                                          Govt. of
                                                             India
6     8021/RID/NP     Dr. S. K. Saha      Thermohydrauli     AICTE        29.9.03    2         6.5       2003                16.6.0   PCR not
      ROJ/R&D-        (P.I.)              cs of mixed        (R&D),                  years                                   5        available
      175/2002-03/                        convection in      Govt. of
      (Revalidated                        non-circular       India
      2003-04), dt.                       plain tubes and
      19.5.03                             tubes with
                                          twisted tapes

7     14-             Dr. Sisir Kumar     Investigation      UGC,         1.7.2003   3         3.00      2003     10.11.06   30.11.   Actual
      30/2003(SR),    Guha (P.I.)         into the steady    Govt. of                years                                   06       amount
      dt. 27.3.03     Dr. A.K.            state and          India.                                                                   approved
                      Chattopadhyay       dynamic                                                                                     Rs.
                      (C.I.)              performance                                                                                 1,85,000/
                                          characteristics                                                                             - and
                                          of porous                                                                                   expenses
                                          journal bearings                                                                            Rs.
                                          with the effect                                                                             1,86,533/
                                          of slip flow of                                                                             -
                                          couple stress
                                          fluid as a
                                          lubricant.


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                                  BENGAL ENGINEERING AND SCIENCE UNIVERSITY, SHIBPUR

                                          Department of Metallurgy & Materials Engineering

Sl.   Sanction        Principal           Title of the        Funding     Date of    Durat    Amou      Year     Date of    Date     Remark
No    Order No. &     Investigator        Research            Agency      impleme    ion of   nt        of       Complet    of UC    s
      Date            and Co-             Project                         ntation    the      sancti    sancti   ion        submi
                      investigators                                       of the     projec   oned      on                  ssion
                                                                          scheme/    t        for
                                                                          project             imple
                                                                                              menta
                                                                                              tion of
                                                                                              the
                                                                                              projec
                                                                                              t (Rs.
                                                                                              in
                                                                                              lakhs)
1     8017/RDII/M     Dr. M. K.           Modernisation       AICTE                           15.0      1998                5.1.20   No copy
      AT/165/98,      Banerjee (P.I.)     of experimental     (MODR                                                         04       of PCR
      dt. 20.3.98                         technique           OB),
                                          laboratory          Govt. of
                                                              India
2     2001/36/11-     Dr. S. Chatterjee   Development of      BRNS,       August     2        16,40,    2001                16.4.0   Rs.
      BRNS / 583,     (P.I.)              transition joints   DAE,        2001       years    374/-                         5        1102.05
      dt. 12.7.01                         between             Mumbai                 +2                                              returned
                                          titanium/zirconi                           years                                           back
                                          um and Stainless                           extens
                                          Steel by                                   ion
                                          diffusion
                                          bonding
3     10/3/496, dt.   Dr. P. P.           Development at      Departm     1.9.04     2        8.77      2004     31.10.07   14.11.
      6.7.04          Chattopadhyay       Nanocrystalline     ent of                 years                                  07 or
                      (P.I.)              Al2O3 dispersed     Space,                                                        19.5.0
                                          Cu-Matrix           I.S.R.O.                                                      8
                                          composites          Headqua
                                                              rters,
                                                              Bangalor
                                                              e




                                           LIST OF COMPLETED RESEARCH PROJECTS

                                  BENGAL ENGINEERING AND SCIENCE UNIVERSITY, SHIBPUR
                                             Department of Mining & Geology

Sl.   Sanction        Principal           Title of the        Funding     Date of    Durat    Amou      Year     Date of    Date     Remark
No    Order No. &     Investigator        Research            Agency      impleme    ion of   nt        of       completi   of UC    s
      Date            and Co-             Project                         ntation    the      sancti    sancti   on         submi
                      investigators                                       of the     projec   oned      on                  ssion
                                                                          scheme/    t        for
                                                                          project             imple
                                                                                              menta
                                                                                              tion of
                                                                                              the
                                                                                              projec
                                                                                              t (Rs.
                                                                                              in
                                                                                              lakhs)
1     801-            Dr. P. K. Paul      Modernisation       AICTE       1.4.1995   2        7.0       1995     2.11.99    2.11.9
      1/RDII/MOD/     (P.I.)              of GIS and GPS      (MODR                  years                                  9
      94, dt.                             Labs.               OB),
      24.1.1995                                               Govt. of
                                                              India

                                                                         63
2     8017/RDII/M      Dr. Sajal           Modernisation      AICTE        24.3.99    2        8.0       1999     24.3.01    20.6.0   Rs.
      OD/DEG(499       Dasgupta (P.I.)     of rock            (MODR                   years                                  1        1100/-
      )/98-99, dt.                         mechanics and      OB),                                                                    returned
      24.3.99                              strata control     Govt. of                                                                back
                                           laboratory and     India
                                           removal of
                                           obsolescence
3     8018/RDII/B      Dr. Sajal           Mining             AICTE        1.1.2001   1 year   8.5       2000     11.4.02    11.4.0
      OR/MOD(94)       Dasgupta (P.I.)     Environmental      (MODR                                                          2
      /99-2000, dt.                        and Impact         OB),
      24.3.2000                            Assessment         Govt. of
                                           Laboratory         India
4     8019/RDII/T      Prof. Sudipta       A techno-          AICTE        9.2.01     3        67963     2001     31.3.04    19.8.0   Rs. 161/-
      AP/MAT(263       Mukhopadhyay        economic study     (TAPTE                  years    4/-                           5        returned
      )/2000-01, dt.   (P.I.)              on processing of   C), Govt.                        (Int.                                  back
      25.1.2001                            china clay         of India                         29634/
                                           (Kaolin) of West                                    -)
                                           Bengal
5     8021/RID/NP      Prof. Pratik        Development of     AICTE        10.9.200   2        4.0       2003     25.5.200   25.5.2   Rs.
      ROJ/R&D-         Dutta (P.I.)        a noise            (R&D),       3          years                       5          005      10914/-
      286/2002-                            prediction         Govt. of                                                                returned
      03/(Revalidat                        model for          India                                                                   back
      ed 2003-04),                         opencast mines
      dt. 19.5.03
6     8020/RID/M       Dr. S. Dasugpta     Modernisation      A.I.C.T.     25.7.200   2        14.75     2002     25.7.200   17.8.2
      ODROB-           (C.C.)              of Mine Survey     E.           2          years                       4          004
      446/2001-02,     Dr. P. K. Paul      Laboratory.        (MODR
      dt. 23.3.02      (C.I.)                                 OB),
                                                              Govt. of
                                                              India.
7     3-               Prof. Suranjan      Development of     UGC          21.5.200   3        11530     2001     20.5.200   5.10.2   Rs.
      144/2001(SR-     Sinha (P.I.)        a methodology      (Major),     1          years    0/-                4          004      9500/-
      III), dt.                            to integrate       Govt. of                                                                returned
      28.3.2001                            environmental      India                                                                   back
                                           economics in                                                                               (No copy
                                           environmental                                                                              of PCR)
                                           impact
                                           assessment of
                                           surface iron ore
                                           mines in eastern
                                           India
8     SR/FST/ETI-      Dr. S. Dasgupta,    DST – FIST         DST,         14.2.200   5        36.5 +    2000     14.2.06    14.2.0
      115/ 2000, dt.   HOD (P.I.)                             Govt. of     1          years    69,932                        6
      28.11.2000                                              India                            /-
                                                                                               (int.)


                                           LIST OF COMPLETED RESEARCH PROJECTS

                                      BENGAL ENGINEERING AND SCIENCE UNIVERSITY, SHIBPUR
                                                     Department of Physics

Sl.   Sanction         Principal           Title of the       Funding      Date of    Durat    Amou      Year     Date of    Date     Remark
No    Order No. &      Investigator        Research           Agency       impleme    ion of   nt        of       completi   of UC    s
      Date             and Co-             Project                         ntation    the      sancti    sancti   on         submi
                       investigators                                       of the     projec   oned      on                  ssion
                                                                           scheme/    t        for
                                                                           project             imple
                                                                                               menta
                                                                                               tion of
                                                                                               the
                                                                                               projec
                                                                                               t (Rs.
                                                                                               in
                                                                                               lakhs)
1     8017/RDII/B      Dr. B. K. Guha      Development of     AICTE                   3        5.0       1997                5.9.03
      OR/95, dt.       (P.I.)              electroceramic     (MODR                   years
      11.3.1997                            processing and     OB),
                                           characterisation   Govt. of

                                                                          64
                                           laboratory       India
2     10-21/98 (SR-    Dr. Dipali          Electrical       UGC         1.12.98   3        57627     1998                29.8.0   Rs.
      I), dt.          Banerjee (P.I.)     transport        (Major),              years    4/-                           2        4108.50
      10.10.98                             properties of    Govt. of                                                              returned
                                           thermoelectric   India                                                                 back
                                           materials for
                                           device
                                           application




                                         LIST OF COMPLETED RESEARCH PROJECTS

                                   BENGAL ENGINEERING AND SCIENCE UNIVERSITY, SHIBPUR
                                                Department of PDSIT, BESUS

Sl.   Sanction         Principal           Title of the     Funding     Date of   Durat    Amou      Year     Date of    Date     Remark
No    Order No. &      Investigator        Research         Agency      impleme   ion of   nt        of       completi   of UC    s
      Date             and Co-             Project                      ntation   the      sancti    sancti   on         submi
                       investigators                                    of the    projec   oned      on                  ssion
                                                                        scheme/   t        for
                                                                        project            imple
                                                                                           menta
                                                                                           tion of
                                                                                           the
                                                                                           projec
                                                                                           t (Rs.
                                                                                           in
                                                                                           lakhs)
1     1-               Dr. Arun B.         Staff            AICTE,      14.7.03   2        1.0       2003     26.7.03    28.12.   Rs.
      78/FD/SDP(2      Samaddar            Development      New                   weeks                                  2005     6496.50
      3)/02/ 03, dt.   (Coordinator)       Programme        Delhi                                                                 returned
      27.12.2002                                                                                                                  back




                                           LIST OF COMPLETED RESEARCH PROJECTS

                                   BENGAL ENGINEERING AND SCIENCE UNIVERSITY, SHIBPUR

                                                 Department of Mechanical Engineering

Sl.   Sanction         Principal           Title of the     Funding     Date of   Durat    Amou      Year     Date of    Date     Remark
No    Order No. &      Investigator        Research         Agency      impleme   ion of   nt        of       completi   of UC    s
      Date             and Co-             Project                      ntation   the      sancti    sancti   on         submi
                       investigators                                    of the    projec   oned      on                  ssion
                                                                        scheme/   t        for
                                                                        project            imple
                                                                                           menta
                                                                                           tion of
                                                                                           the
                                                                                           projec
                                                                                           t (Rs.

                                                                       65
                                                                       in
                                                                       lakhs)
1   ISTE/STTP/C    Dr. S. K. Saha   Circulating       I.S.T.E.,        90000     2004   16.6.2
    -                               fluidized bed     New              +                005
    56/2004/1135                    technology and    Delhi            55000
    4, dt.                          its prospective                    (Regis
    19.11.2004                      applications                       tration
                                                                       fees
                                                                       from
                                                                       partici
                                                                       pants)




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