Sponsored/Consultancy Projects: 11
1. Project Title: Centre of Excellence for Sustainable Polymers (CoE-SusPol)
Project Status: Sanctioned
Duration: 4 years (2013-2017)
Funding agency: Dept. of Chemicals & Petrochemicals, Ministry of Chemicals &Fertilizers, Govt. of India
Total cost: Rs.20.74 Crores
Team of Investigators: Team Leader: Dr. V. Katiyar, Co-Investigators: Prof. A. K. Ghoshal , Dr. G. Pugazhenthi, Dr. V. V. Goud, Dr. Amit Kumar and Dr. P. Kotecha

2. Project Title: Modelling and simulation of membrane contactor for CO2 absorption in amine
Project Status: Ongoing
Duration: 1 year (2013-2014)
Funding agency: Bharat Heavy Electricals Limited, BHEL, Bangalore
Total cost: Rs.15.40 Lacs
Team of Investigators: Team Leader: Prof. A. K. Ghoshal, Co-Investigators:Prof. P.Saha, Dr. B. P. Mandal, Dr. S. Gumma

3. Project Title: Pilot plant for separation of C5+ hydrocarbons and water vapour from natural gas by adsorption process oil Duliajan
Project Status: Ongoing
Duration: 1&1/2 years (2013-2015)
Funding agency: OIL India Limited, Duliajan, Assam
Total cost: Rs.65.50 Lacs
Team of Investigators: Team Leader: Dr. S. Gumma, Co-Investigators: Prof. A. K. Ghoshal, Prof. P.Saha, Dr. B. P. Mandal

4. Project Title: Algal Route to CO2 Capture
Project Status: Ongoing
Duration: 3 years (2012-2015)
Funding agency: CSIR
Total cost: Rs.17.0 Lacs
Team of Investigators: Team Leader: Prof. A. K. Ghoshal, Co-Investigators: Dr. K. Mohanty

5. Project Title: Assessment of microbial communities and their biodegradation potentials in petroleum   hydrocarbon contaminated environments in Assam
Project Status: Ongoing
Duration: 3 years (2012-2015)
Funding agency: DBT (Twinning Scheme)
Total cost: Rs.67.30 Lacs (Rs. 21.80 Lacs for IITGuwahati, Rs. 30.50 for NIT Durgapur & Rs. 15.0 Lacs for IIT Kharagpur)
Team of Investigators: Team Leader: Prof. A. K. Ghoshal, Investigators: Dr. S. Kazy (NIT Durgapur), Dr. P. Sar (IIT Kharagpur)

6. Project Title: Petroleum Wastewater Treatment in a Packed Bed Reactor Using Suitable Microorganism(s)
Project Status: Completed
Duration: 3 years (2009-2012)
Funding agency: CSIR
Total cost: Rs.16.0 Lacs
Team of Investigators: Prof. A. K. Ghoshal

7. Project Title: Design and development of adsorption process for removal of C5+ liquid condensate from gas lift pipeline network
Project Status: Completed
Duration: 18 months (2009-2010)
Funding agency: Oil India Limited, Duliajan
Total cost: Rs.54.0 Lacs
Team of Investigators: Team Leader: Dr. S. Gumma, Co-Investigators: Prof. A. K. Ghoshal, Prof. P.Saha, Dr. B. P. Mandal

8. Project Title: Study on Assessment of Technologies for capture of CO2 for Carbon sequestration
Project Status: Completed
Duration: 18 months (2009-2010)
Funding agency: NTPC Limited, New Delhi
Total cost: Rs.15.0 Lacs
Team of Investigators: Team Leader: Prof. A. K. Ghoshal, Co-Investigators: Prof. P.Saha, Dr. B. P. Mandal, Dr. S. Gumma

9. Project Title: Synthesis and Development of Gel Based Iron Catalyst for Direct Coal Liquefaction at OIL, Duliajan
Project Status: Completed
Duration: 18 months (2009-2010)
Funding agency: Oil India Limited, Duliajan
Total cost: Rs.11.0 Lacs
Team of Investigators: Team Leader: Prof. A. K. Ghoshal, Co-Investigators: Dr. S. Gumma

10. Project Title: Synthesis of a candidate surfactant for the membrane based separation of heavy metals
Project Status: Completed
Duration: 3 years (2007-2010)
Funding agency: CSIR
Total cost: Rs.10.0 Lacs
Team of Investigators: Team Leader: Dr. M. K. Purkait, Co-Investigators: Prof. A. K. Ghoshal

11. Project Title: Heat Exchanger Network (HEN) Analysis of Crude Distillation Units (CDU) and Delayed Coked Units (DCU)
Project Status: Completed
Duration: (2007-2008)
Funding agency: Guwahati Refinery and BRPL, Bongaigaon
Total cost: Rs.2.9 Lacs
Team of Investigators: Team Leader: Dr. R. Uppaluri, Co-Investigators: Prof. A. K. Ghoshal