Projects

Title Funding Agency Value (in lakhs) Duration Status
Optical Time Domain Reflectometer Development (PI) Aishwarya Telecom 10.0 Dec 2004 – June 2006 Completed
Advanced All-Fiber Devices (PI) IIT-M 5.0 June 2004 – June 2007 Completed
Distributed Temperature Sensing using Fiber Bragg Gratings (PI) BHEL 4.4 Jan 2007 - Sept 2007 Completed
Unified Approach for Long Term Thermal Stability of Fiber Bragg Gratings (PI) DIT 21.1 Oct 2005 -Nov 2008 Completed
Broadband Source Generation Using Speciality Fibers - Feasibility Study (co-PI) RCI 9.8 July 2007 -Aug 2008 Completed
Quantum Key Distribution: Implementation and Testing (co-PI) DST 28.2 Jan 2006 – Dec 2007 Completed
Fibre Interferometry for Optical Metrology (co-PI) DST 26.0 Jan 2007 – Dec 2009 Completed
Development of a Laser Tracker (co-PI) RCI 9.9 Aug 2009 - July 2010 Completed
Polymer-Based Evanescent Wave Sensors (co-PI) DST 33.0 Sept 2008 – Oct 2011 Completed
Distributed Strain and Temperature Sensors Using Inelastic Scattering in Optical Fibers (PI) DIT 79.88 Mar 2010 - Sep 2013 Completed
Fiber-Based Dynamic Interrogation Monitor for Vibration Sensing (PI) IGCAR 14.9 Mar 2011- Mar 2012 Completed
Diode-Pumped Compact KiloWatt-Level Pulsed Fiber Lasers (PI) DRDO 47.7 Dec 2010 – Dec 2012 Completed
Fiber Optic Current Sensor (PI) ERDA 1.5 Sept 2011 – Mar 2012 Completed
Fiber Bragg Grating Sensors in Polymer Fibers (PI) DST 6.0 Jan 2012 – Dec 2013 Completed
National Photonics Fellowship (co-PI) DIT 87.0 Dec 2010 – Dec 2013 Completed
Study of Reliability Issues in Pulsed High Power Fiber Lasers (PI) IRDE 6.45 Jan 2013 – June 2013 Completed
Development of a Fiber-Based Dynamic Interrogator for Vibration Sensing (PI) GTRE 9.90 Aug 2014 – April 2015 Completed
Design and Development of Thulium-doped fiber lasers for the mid-IR (co-PI) DRDO 49.4 Jan 2015 – Dec 2016 Completed
Identification of Incipient Discharges in Transformer by Elastic Wave Sensing Based on FBGs (PI) CPRI 35.20 Jan 2015 – Mar 2017 Completed
Multi-Channel Dynamic Interrogator Based on Fabry-Perot FBGs for Elastic Wave Sensing (PI) BRNS 24.60 Jan 2015 – Dec 2017 Ongoing
Investigation of Phase Distortion due to Thermal Mode Instability in High Energy Fiber Amplifier (PI) AOARD 110.14 Oct 2015 – Oct 2017 Ongoing
Underwater Laser Communications (PI) DRDO 299.45 July 2016 – June 2018 Ongoing