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Project Title : Global Fashion Skills Collaborative Networks: Re skilling/Up skilling for Future Business Growth
UK Institution : London College of Fashion
Indian Institution : Pearl Academy of Fashion
Project Description : To develop infrastructures to manage professional skills development awards and programme to enhance employer and education engagement (Year 1).
To develop a set of competences and curriculum tools that meet the changing nature of the global fashion industry.
   
Project Title : Skill Building in Supply Chain Management
UK Institution : The Grimsby Institute of Further & Higher Education (GIFHE)
Indian Institution : Delhi Management Association
Project Description : The key aim of this proposal is to develop a joint comprehensive training package on all aspects of the food cold chain from a fundamental knowledge of logistics, heat and mass transfer and refrigeration theory in foods through to practical methods of monitoring temperature, yield, energy and process efficiency.
   
Project Title : Developing Management Training Materials for SMEs
UK Institution : Brunel University
Indian Institution : National Institute of Technology Tiruchirappalli
Project Description : The aim of project is to support the growth of small and medium sized enterprises (SMEs), initially in Tamil Nadu but ultimately throughout India, by the development and delivery of business and management training materials that focus on enhancing key management skills and capacities deemed necessary for these enterprises to compete effectively both at home and abroad.
   
Project Title : A sensor-based training system for home rehabilitation of the stroke paralyzed arm and hand
UK Institution : Imperial College of Science, Technology and Medicine
Indian Institution : Christian Medical College, Vellore
Project Description : To develop a simple sensor-based interactive rehabilitation system that can administer independent and controlled task oriented upper-extremity therapy in a clinical or home environment.
   
Project Title : Low-cost Organic-Inorganic Hybrid Electroluminescent Devices
UK Institution : University of Cambridge
Indian Institution : Indian Institute of Technology, Delhi
Project Description : The aim is utilize novel electrical and optical properties of organic materials, which is a key technology for sustaining the current highly advanced consumer electronics.
   
Project Title : Opitcal Sources for Sub-Cellular Resolution Optical Coherence Tomography
UK Institution : University of Sheffield
Indian Institution : University of Calcutta
Project Description : The focused and the specific R & D activity directed to develop a new, broadband optical sources particularly for use of inoptical coherence tomography (OCT) systems for bio-medical imaging applications.
   
Project Title : Low Temperture solid oxide electrolyzer for conversion of CO2 to organic compounds
UK Institution : Newcastle University, New castle upon Tyne
Indian Institution : Indian Institute of Technology, Delhi
Project Description : This project is concerned with the reduction of carbon dioxide to chemical fuels using electrolysis with highly efficient intermediate temperature electrolysis (< 550 C). This is a means of storing renewable energy as a valuable chemical energy.
   
Project Title : Climate Change Issues and environmental performance of Small and Medium-sized Enterprises in India and the UK
UK Institution : Aston University
Indian Institution : Jadavpur University
Project Description : The main aim of this research is to develop an environmental performance measurement and management framework for SMEs
   
Project Title : Seismic Requalification of Geotechnical Structures
UK Institution : University of Bristol
Indian Institution : Indian Institute of Technology Guwahati, Guwahati
Project Description : To target on the theme ‘Seismic requalification of Geotechnical Structures’ where pile foundations and retaining walls will be considered. Pile foundations are invariably used to support any bridge or building more than 4 storeys in seismic active areas.
   
Project Title : Interactive Systems and Coatings for a Sustainable Built Environment
UK Institution : University of Bath
Indian Institution : Maulana Azad National Institute of Technology (MANIT), Bhopal
Project Description : This research proposal will advance novel materials based solutions to meet the objectives above by a holistic approach. The objectives will be achieved by the development of materials coatings and engineering systems.
   
Project Title : Low complexity Energy efficient Transceivers for Cognitive Radio System
UK Institution : Heriott Watt University
Indian Institution : National Institute of Technology, Tiruchirappalli
Project Description : To design and build a robust and a secure Cognitive Engine with a Bayesian Framework including the inputs from Cognitive sensing to the inference and learning and the robust and Secure decision-making algorithms to make decision of the optimum radio-configurations which can adapt to the variation of wireless environment and satisfy the requirement of the users.
   
Project Title : Making performance based structural engineering for fire resistance attainable
UK Institution : University of Edinburgh
Indian Institution : Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore
Project Description : Develop a PBSE framework for structures subjected to fire including easy to use software tools that will encourage its wider adoption. And explici treatment of uncertainties of the mentioned framework.
   
Project Title : Novel Approaches to Tackling Tuberculosis
UK Institution : University of Birmingham
Indian Institution : Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore
Project Description : To study TB in the following areas: Interplay between central metabolism and cell wall composition, the role of nucleoid associated proteins in global regulation, novel technologies to study proteins involved in sensing environmental stimuli and evaluation of a diagnostic tool based on spectroscopic detection of a lipid biomarker.
   
Project Title : A Collaborative Research Framework for Structures Subjected to Extreme Loads
UK Institution : University of Edinburgh
Indian Institution : Indian Institute of Technology, Roorkee
Project Description : The aim is to establish an innovation partnership between the UK and Indian partners to build a comprehensive framework for future research into the area of infrastructure resilience. 
   
Project Title : Evaluation of Emerging Industrialised Housing Technologies and Systems for Affordable and Sustainable Housing Stock in India and the UK
UK Institution : University of Salford
Indian Institution : Indian Institute of Technology, Delhi
Project Description : The goal of this research is to compile, collate and evaluate emerging industrialised housing technologies, systems, processes and techniques that can produce affordable and sustainable housing in India and the UK
   
Project Title : Triggering High Energy Physics at CERN
UK Institution : University of Birmingham
Indian Institution : University of Jammu
Project Description : Development of a new trigger hardware, simulations and software for the future experiments. Exchange information and knowledge triggering from the other experiments in which one of the institutes participates. As well as collaborating closely on these hardware activities, we expect to work together in the exploitation of our previous work in these areas.
   
Project Title : Solar accelerator design for small scale bio-gas production
UK Institution : University of Ulster
Indian Institution : The Energy and Research Institute, Delhi
Project Description : The aim of the project is to develop enhanced SAAD technology through integration of SAAD and TEAM approaches developed by CST/ULSTER and TERI.
   
Project Title : Seismic Velocity Structure of the north-western and north-eastern Himalaya and its implications for earthquake hazard assessment
UK Institution : University of Cambridge
Indian Institution : Indian Institute of Science Education and Research, Kolkata
Project Description : The collision of the Indian and Eurasian continents which began -50 million years ago has created the Himalayan Mountains and uplifted the Tibetan Plateau.
   
Project Title : Use of Nanomaterials in Smart Energy Systems
UK Institution : University of Surrey
Indian Institution : Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur
Project Description : The present project proposal aims to develop smart energy systems which are economically viable, useful to both India and U.K. and can be made available to common users to fulfill small scale energy needs.
   
Project Title : Sustainable Management of the Ganga River Basin through Scientific Innovation
UK Institution : Durham University
Indian Institution : Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur
Project Description : Sustainable Management of the Ganga River Basin through Scientific Innovation.
   
Project Title : UK-India Network on Electrical Contacts for Radiation Sensors and Solar Cells
UK Institution : University of Surrey
Indian Institution : Jadavpur University
Project Description : The focus is on the area of studying contact interfaces on wide band gap semiconductors, particularly on II-VI materials, approaching the topic from their primary application (photovoltaics for the Indian team/ionizing radiation detectors for the UK team).
   
Project Title : Leveraging Knowledge Networks for Enabling Innovations in Higher Education and Research Institutes in India and UK
UK Institution : University of Strathclyde
Indian Institution : Indian Institute of Management, Ahmedabad
Project Description : To Identify organizational structures and processes that support innovation in higher education institutes for exploiting public high speed network for HE and FE and research centres in India and UK.
   
Project Title : Validation of a computational model of urinary bladder electrical activity in health and during overactivity
UK Institution : University of Birmingham
Indian Institution : Indian Institute of Technology, Mumbai
Project Description : 1.To train the PhD students in practical electrophysiological methods regardiing Bladder Overactivity.
2.To provide new raw data sets, prospectively obtained under carefully defined conditions in order to robustly validate the computational models developed with retrospective data analysis.
   
Project Title : NanoBreathApp
UK Institution : STFC Rutherford Appleton Laboratory
Indian Institution : S N Bose National Centre for Basic Sciences, Kolkata
Project Description : To develop a prototype system, identical versions of which will be located in the UK and in India. The prototype so developed and validated by quantitative measurements and non-invasive clinical tests will establish the viability of such a system as a field useable device for detection of Helicobacter-pylori bacteria.
   
Project Title : Assessment of effects of arsenic pollution on health in rural Bengal and development and implementation of sustainable technology solution
UK Institution : Queen's University Belfast
Indian Institution : Bengal Engineering and Science University, Shibpur
Project Description : The assessment of health conditions, awareness generation, implementation of the technology solution and people’s participation and assessment of improvements in the health condition.
   
Project Title : Low emission, fuel-flexible combustion systems to enable decentralised power generation using renewable local supplies
UK Institution : University College London
Indian Institution : Indian Institute of Technology, Madras
Project Description : To develop an innovation and knowledge transfer partnership between UCL, UK and IITM, India towards development of ultra-low emission decentralised power generation
   
Project Title : Biomechanical Assessment of Current and Novel Total Knee Replacements
UK Institution : University of Southampton
Indian Institution : Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur
Project Description : The focus is on a total knee replacement (TKR) model
   
Project Title : Automated Low Cost System for Malaria Diagnosis and Classification
UK Institution : University of Westminster
Indian Institution : Anna University, Chennai
Project Description : The examination of stained peripheral blood smears most reliable method for the diagnosis of malaria
   
Project Title : Purification of the Plant Based Chikungunya Antigens and Evaluation of its Vaccine Potential
UK Institution : St. George's, University of London
Indian Institution : Bharathiar University
Project Description : Plant biotechnology offers huge benefits in terms of recombinant protein production cost, scalability and quality and could represent the difference between commercial viability and failure for a vaccine targeted at this demographic.
   
Project Title : Contamination Monitoring using Mobile Sensor Networks (CM-MSN)
UK Institution : University of Exeter
Indian Institution : Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore
Project Description : To Monitor the spread of contaminating gases and fluids in the environment, especially when they are detrimental to public health and safety, public health and safety is of major concern to government agencies, legislative and regulating authorities, and the scientists.