Research Projects

Project Code UQ Supervisor IITD Supervisor Research Themes Title Student Type (i/a) Keywords Discipline Status
UQIDAR 00109 Professor Tapan Saha, School of Information Technology and Electrical Engineering Professor Nilanjan Senroy, Department of Civil Engineering RE, TT Flexibility Assessment and Strengthening of existing conventional power grids for large-scale renewable energy integration ? Theoretical/ Modelling based research. i renewable energy, grid integration, power system strength, frequency response electrical engineering, power systems, knowledge in pss/e or pscad, optimisation tools Position Filled - Akshay Bhyri
UQIDAR 00124 Professor George Zhao, School of Chemical Engineering Professor Upadhyayula Sreedevi, Department of Chemical Engineering RE, TT, TS Rational Design of highly efficient solar light driven photocatalysts for CO2 conversion to fuels i/a solar energy, carbon dioxide, photocatalysis, clean fuel, catalyst chemical engineering, chemistry, chemical technology, catalysis Student Required
UQIDAR 00132 Dr Vigya Sharma, School of Chemical Engineering Associate Professor Upasna Sharma RE, TT, TS Examining the social acceptance of Concentrated Solar Power (CSP) projects in India i renewable energy expansion, acquisition and conflict, social impacts, energy access human geography, development studies, engineering, policy studies Position Filled - Simran Agarwal
UQIDAR 00134 Professor Hal Gurgenci, School of Mechanical and Mining Engineering Associate Professor Dibakar Rakshit, Centre for Energy Studies TS Assessment and Comparison of Performance of Thermal and Electrical Battery for Renewable Energy Applications i energy generation, energy conversion, high temperature energy storage, electricity spillage renewable energy, heat transfer, computational fluid dynamics Position Filled - Alok Kumar Ray
UQIDAR 00180 Associate Professor Steven Kenway, Advanced Water Management Centre Associate Professor C. T. Dhanya, Department of Civil Engineering TT, TS Energy efficient water security strategies i/a water, efficiency, energy, solutions hydrology, engineering, energy, modelling, water security interests Student Required