Projects

Summary of Funded Projects 

♦    Indigenous technologies for ubiquitous monitoring of driver performance and behaviour
Funding Agency: M/s Harita Seating Systems Ltd.
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♦   Identifying Real Time Physiological Parameters to Test Physical and Cognitive Fatigue While Driving in a Simulated Environment
Funding Agency: M/s Renault Nissan Technology & Business Centre India Private Limited (RNTBCI)
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♦   Innovative New Products Development and Process Improvement
Funding Agency: M/s Sundaram Brake Linings, Ltd
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♦    Innovative and Disruptive Products for Medical Applications
Funding Agency:M/s Sundaram Medical Devices, Ltd, India.
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♦   Anand Manufacturing Excellence
Funding Agency:M/s Anand Automotive Limited, India.
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♦   Operational Strategies for Implementing Lean Ergonomics using RBG Risk Scale (RBGRS)
Funding Agency:M/s Spicer India Ltd, India.
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♦   Visionary leaders for Manufacturing (VLFM) and Visionary SME (VSME)
Funding Agency: Joint Program of IIT Madras, IIT Kanpur, IIM Calcutta
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♦   Phantom Design and Development for Vascular Applications
Funding Agency: M/s Philips Electronics Ltd.
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♦    Quantitative assessment of Effect of Two Wheeler Rider Posture on Riding Fatigue and Vehicle Handling
Funding Agency: M/s TVS Motor Company Ltd, India.
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♦   Start-up on Nature Based Technologies for Closed Room Air quality Improvement
Funding Agency:Maham Holding Private Limited, India.
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♦   Strategic Productivity Improvement in Leather Goods Manufacturing
Funding Agency: M/s AVT Leather & Allied Products India, Ltd Chennai.
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♦   Finite Element ATD neck model for use in rollover simulations
Funding Agency: M/s General Motors R&D, India Science Lab, Bangalore.
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♦   Ergonomic Study to Improve Workforce Productivity in a Large Earth Mover Wheel Manufacturing Plant
Funding Agency: M/s Wheels India Limited, Chennai.
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♦   Plant Layout Optimization and Ergonomic Workplace Design
Funding Agency: M/s Borg-Warner Cooling Systems Limited, Chennai.
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♦   Workforce Productivity Improvement in a passenger car Wheel Manufacturing Plant
Funding Agency: M/s Wheels India Limited, Chennai.
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♦   Productivity Improvement and Resource Planning
Funding Agency: M/s Leather Crafts India (P) Ltd, Chennai.
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♦   Ergonomic Study to Improve Workforce Productivity in a Commercial Vehicle Wheel Manufacturing Plant
Funding Agency: M/s Wheels India Limited, Chennai.
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♦    Productivity Improvement and Product Development Cycle Time Reduction
Funding Agency: M/s Rabia Leather Industries, Chennai.
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♦    Human Factors in Manufacturing and Product Design
Funding Agency: IIT Madras.
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♦    Ergonomics in Computer Centric Workplaces
Funding Agency: IIT Madras.
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♦    Introduction to Industrial Engineering and Ergonomics
Funding Agency: M/s Baxter India, Chennai.
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♦    Primer Course in Biomedical Engineering
Funding Agency:AICTE, India.
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♦    Digital Monitoring of Trainee Posture and Weapon Position
Funding Agency:Army Technology Board, Indian Army.
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♦   SAHA – A Semi-Automatic Mechanical Hammer for Quarry Workers
Funding Agency:Dept of Sci and Tech (RuTAG), Government of India.
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♦   Development of Ergonomics and Sports Biomechanics Laboratory
Funding Agency:MHRD Government of India.
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♦    Design and Fabrication of Silicon Micropump for drug delivery and dosage control
Funding Agency: NPSM, India.
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♦   Strategic Road Map to Create a Structured Maintenance of Medical Equipments
Funding Agency: TNMSC, State Government of Tamilnadu, India.
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♦    Rehabilitation Biomechanics and Biomedical Measurements
Funding Agency: IDRG, IIT Madras.
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♦    Ergonomic studies of bar bending
Funding Agency: New faculty grant, IIT Madras
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