Major Projects

Workshop Aerosol Cloud Interaction.International Workshop with ASI on ‘Impact of Haze on Taj Mahal movement

Running Projects

12. Central Pollution Control Board

Creation of Secretarial Support at IIT Kanpur

2022-2024

11. Clean Air Fund

Integrated online air pollution monitoring and decision support system

2021-2022

10. New Venture Fund

Development of air quality modeling decision support tools for policy-makers

2021-2022

9. Ericsson India Pvt. Ltd.

Large-Scale Multicity Dense Urban IoT Real-Time Air Quality Monitoring Networks in India

2021-2023

8. Maharashtra Pollution Control Board

Ambient Air Quality and Atmospheric Haze Condition in Mahul Area

2021-2021

7. Duke University

Building Capacity to Improve Air Quality in South Asia: Reducing PM2.5 through Low Cost Sensor Network Driven Policy Decisions

2020-2023

6. National Health Systems Resource Centre

Evaluation of Pradhan Mantri Ujjawala Yojana (PMUY) in 6 States of India

2020-2022

5. Swiss Agency for Development and Cooperation

Contribution to Research for Clean Air Project in India

2020-2024

4. Maharashtra Pollution Control Board

Technical assessment of low-cost sensor based PM2.5 and PM10 monitoring network in Maharashtra

2020-2022

3. Central Pollution Control Board (CPCB)

Delhi Air Quality Experiment: A Paradigm Shift In Source Apportionment

2019-2021

2. Indo-US Science & Technology Forum (IUSSTF)

Streaming Analytics over Temporal Variables from Air quality Monitoring (SATVAM)

2017-2022

1. Board of Research in Nuclear Sciences (BRNS) and Bhabha Atomic Research Centre (BARC)

Studies on aerosol behaviour under severe accident conditions in the context of Indian Nuclear Reactors by setting up of National Aerosol Facility

2015-2018 (extended upto 2020)

Completed Projects

Joint Research project on Delhi Air Pollution: Health aNd Effects (DAPHNE)

2017-2021

36. Bloomberg Philanthropies

Pilot of Low-Cost Sensor Technologies in Mumbai-IIT Kanpur in Collaboration with Maharashtra Pollution Control Board and Bloomberg Philanthropies

2020-2021

35. Device Earth Private Limited

Testing and efficacy of pure skies under different conditions of temperature humidity wind speed and distance

2020-2021

34. Centre for Study of Science, Technology and Policy (CSTEP)

Source Apportionment Studies-Analysis And Samples

2021-2021

33. National Aeronautic and Space Administration

TIGERZ.

2008-2021

32. Shakti Sustainable Energy Foundation

A Network of Technical Institutions as knowledge Parter of NCAP

 2019-2021

31. Ericsson India Private Limited

Realtime Atmos Air Quality Monitoring With Nb-Iot Network

2019-2021

30. Uttar Pradesh State Government

Comprehensive Agriculture Information System

2019-2020

29. Centre for Study of Science, Technology and Policy (CSTEP)

Source Apportionment Studies-Analysis And Samples

2019-2020

28. Science and Technology Facilities Council (STFC), UK

Thermal infrared technologies for supporting environmental assessment and decision making in the Ganges Basin

2018-2020

27. Department of Science and Technology (DST)

Indo-UK joint project on Towards an integrated approach for assessing the impact of climatic stresses on agriculture and the exchange of greenhouse gas on the Indo-Gangetic Plain

2017-2020

26. Respirer Living Sciences Private Limited

Measurement and Calibration of Air Quality Monitors in 10 cities of India

2018-2020

25. Indian Space Research Organization (ISRO-GBP)

Environmental Observatory

2007-2018

24. BP India Services Private Limited

India Air Pollution Study for BP

2008

23. Ministry of Earth Sciences

Indo-UK joint project on South Asian Monsoon: Monsoon Dynamics and thermodynamics from the land surface through convection to the continental-scale (INCOMPASS)

2015-2018 (extended upto 2019)

22. Georgia Institute of Technology

Crowd sourcing water quality: Using mobile technology and rapid microbiological tests to assess drinking water risks in rural India

2016-2017

21. United States Agency for International Development

lNSF-PIRE collaboration: Developing Low-Carbon Cities in India: Focus on Urban Infrastructures, Public Health, Climate Risks and Vulnerability

2013-2016

20. Indo-UK Ministry of Earth Sciences and Natural Environmental Earth Sciences

South Asian Precipitation: A Seamless Assessment SAPRISE

2011-2016

19. Bhabha Atomic Research Centre

Experimental Evaluation of Aerosol Behavior Relevant to Indian Nuclear Reactors

2013-2016

18. Department of Science and Technology

Modeling Relative Impact of Aerosol and LULC Changes on Regional Climate of Ganga Basin

2013-2016

17. Ministry of Human Resource Development

Building a Novel System for Soot: Measurement, Toxicity Assessment and Source Identification

2014-2015

16. Finnish Meteorological Institute

Black and Brown Carbon Influence on Climate Change in India from Local to Regional Scale

2014-2015

15. Regional Resources Center for Asia and the PACIFIC (A Centre for Sustainable Development, Collaborating with UNEP)

Atmospheric Brown Clouds (ABC)

2012-2013

14. Ministry of Earth Sciences

Cosmic Rays-Cloud-Climate Conundrum: Can Ion-Aerosol Near-Cloud Mechanism Explain the Observed Correlations?

2011-2014

13. Board of Research in Nuclear Sciences

Measurement of aerosol and liquid droplet size distributions and validation of aerosol and droplet microphysical models.

2009-2012

12. Indo-French Centre for the Promotion of Advanced Research

Development of a Non-Hydrostatic Finite-Volume Icosabehral Model for Regional/Global Climate Simulation and Weather Forecast.

2009-2012

11. Indo-US Science and Technology Forum

Atmosheric Haze: Adverse Impacts on Glaciers and Cultural Heritage in India.

2009-2012

10. Indian Space Research Organization-Geosphere Biosphere program

Long term variation of Aerosol black carbon over Kanpur region.

2005-08

9. Department of Science & Technology

Impact of anthropogenic aerosols on cloud microphysics.

2007-10

8. Indian Space and Research Organization

Understanding the Role of Cosmic Ray Induced of Total Solar Eclipse in 2009-10.

2009-2010

7. Indian Space Research Organisation

Modeling and parameterization of microphysical and optical properties of mixed-phase clouds over Indiansubcontinent

2007-2009

6. Indian Railways (MHRD)

Laboratory Investigations of Fog Microphysical Properties

2005-08

5. Indian Space Research Organization (ISRO)-RESPOND Program, Government of India

Effects of Ionization Rate Variation on Aerosol and Cloud Microphysical properties

2003-06

4. Department of Science & Technology

Aerosol Optical Properties over Kanpur Region

2003-06

3. Indian Space Research Organization (ISRO-GBP), Government of India

Integrated Campaign for Aerosols, Gases and Radiation Budget (ICARB)

2006

2. (ISRO-PLANEX), Government of India

Aerosol Charging and Electrical Conductivity in the Lower Atmosphere of Mars

2004-07

1. Indian Space Research Organization

Atmospheric Pollution (North India Land Campaign)

2004-07