Envis Centre, Ministry of Environment & Forest, Govt. of India

Printed Date: Thursday, June 30, 2022






A. R&D Projects Carried forward from Previous years :
Sl. No. Project Number Title of the Project Coordinator(s) Total cost of the project (Rs. in lakhs) Sponsoring agency
1. MWR(3)/2012-2013/308/ESE Estimation of Aquifer Potential in Jharia Coal Mining Region with Suitable Techniques to improve the recharge Dr. P.K. Singh
Assoc. Prof
28.54 MWR
2. UGC(79)/2012- 2013/318/ESE Assessment of ground water level fluctuations with respect to changing patterns of rainfall in jharia coal mining region Dr. P.K. Singh
Assoc. Prof
9.25 UGC
3. DST(95)/2013-2014/ 381/ESE Influence of chlorine disinfectant and natural organic matter gradients on disinfection by-product formation in drinking water of some Indian cities Dr. Brijesh Mishra
Asstt. Prof
20.60 DST
4. MoEs(6)/2014-2015/396/ESE Phosphorus fractionation in surface sediments: An Implication in Restoration and Conservation of Govind Balabah Pant Sagar, Singrauli, MP Dr. Anshumali
Assoc. Prof.
32.46 MoES
5. DST(121)/2015-2016/429/ESE Geochemical investigation of Heavy metals and REEs in Water and Surface Sediments: An Implication in Restoration and Conservation of Ken and Betwa Rivers Dr. Anshumali
Assoc. Prof.
24.50 DST
6. MoEF(1)2015-16/443/ESE Remediation of Ground Water Contaminated with Hexavalent Chromium in Sukhina Valley, Odihsa, using Nano Zero Valent Iron (nZVI) Technology Dr. Alok Sinha
Assoc. Prof.
24.80 MoEF&CC
7. MDWS/2015-16/453/ESE Control of Disinfection By-products Formation in Drinking Water Supplies of India Prof. S. K. Gupta
25.20 MDWS
8. ENVIS/2015-16/ ESE Environmental Information System on Environmental Problems of Mining Dr. M.K. Jain
Assoc. Prof.
13.54 MoEF&CC





B. R&D Projects Received during the Financial year 2016-17 :
Sl. No. Project Number Title of the Project Coordinator(s) Total cost of the project (Rs. in lakhs) Sponsoring agency
1. DST(SERB)(137)/2016-2017/462/ESE Arsenic Removal from Groundwater using Nano-absorbents Dr.S.R. Samadder
Assistant Professor
5.00 DST
2. DST(FIST) /(140)/2016-2017/ 471/ESE To Augment the Post-graduate Teaching and Research Facilities in the Department of Environmental Science & Engineering, Indian School of Mines, Dhanbad Dr. Chiranjib Banerjee,
Inspire Faculty
144.00 DST(FIST)
3. ICMR/2016-2017/476/ESE ALGAL Biomass Harvesting Through Biopolymeric Approach Dr. Sheeja Jagadevan,
Asstt. Professor
Dr. Chiranjib Banerjee,
Inspire Faculty
3.38 ICMR
4. FRS(109)/2016-17/ESE Facile Synthesis of Light driven Nanostructured Hybrid Perovskite Photocatalysts for Sustainable Treatment of Persistent Organic Pollutants(POPs) Dr Saravanan Pichiah
Associate Professor
10.00 FRS, IIT(ISM), Dhanbad
5. ENVIS/2016-17/ ESE Environmental Information System (ENVIS) on Envtl. Problems of Mining Dr M K Jain
Associate Professor
14.36 MoEF&CC




Abbreviations of the Sponsoring Organizations:

DST     : Department of Science & Technology
UGC     : University Grants Commission
CSIR    : Council of Scientific & Industrial Research
MoES    : Ministry of Earth Sciences
MoEF&CC : Ministry of Environment, Forest & Climate Change
MOC     : Ministry of Coal
CIL     : Coal India Limited
MWR     : Ministry of Water Resource
MDWS    : Ministry of Drinking Water & Sanitation
DAE     : Department of Atomic Energy
PCRA    : Petroleum Conservation Reserve Association
IPEM    : International Project Erasmus Mundus
ICSSR   : Indian Council of Social Science Research
ICMR    : Indian Council of Medical Research
ISRO    : Indian Space Research Organisation
FRS     : Faculty Research Scheme
SREB    : Science and Engineering Research Board
MRD     : Ministry of Rural Development