List of PRAYASEEs supported under NIDHI-PRAYAS grant

  • Year 1 - 2016-2017
  • Year 2 - 2018-2019
Ahmedabad University Support Foundation (Venture Studio
Sr. No. Name of the PRAYASEEs (Innovator approved for PRAYAS grant) Brief description of the Project
1 Kinner Shah (Ifact) Rehabilitative devices - manual standing wheelchair for the Spinal cord injury
2 Amit Rajora A low-cost, right-volume, easily-operable, low-power-consuming device converting fresh milk to milk-powder
3 Pruthvi Panchal/Jimish Panchal Device for Animal husbandry and cattle management segment
4 Abhishek Shah Device for using energy from flexible solar panel to power electrical load and AC system of vehicle
5 Ankit Purohit Indoor Navigation and Positioning system using (VR) (AR).
6 Siddhant Tawarawala Pocket urinal product
7 Dr. Sanjiv Haribhakti Idea is to enable major surgery of the upper GI tract done through natural orifice(transoral route) to perform scarless surgery, This being a novel route have developed prototype and instrumentation for the same.
8 Alpesh Patel It's like creating the virtual 3d object inside computer which is almost same as real object. This allows to lend it self to whole gamut of analysis and simulation without destroying the Orignal objects
9 Vijay Mamtani TMSG-DC is a thermo electric based static power generator consisting of a metal heat receiver attached to a heat source and a heat sink bolted together with TGM between them.
10 Dr. Purav Gandhi The idea proposed here is to identify the presence of any thyroid disorder from the voice of a patient. It has been found that thyroid disorders cause changes in the voice quality such as deepening and softening of the voice.
11 Nanda Kishore Kumar Rao This invention is a composition of several electronic repair tools to detect and repair the faulty components of the PCB with the help of IoT. (The proposed new gadget will assist the service professionals instantaneously to understand the stage, component, configurations and the pin voltage virtually on the spot irrespectively of various brand and model.)
Ahmedabad University Support Foundation (Venture Studio
Sr. No. Name of the PRAYASEEs (Innovator approved for PRAYAS grant) Brief description of the Project
1 Kavita Ray Design and development via web application of Farm automation for nutrient delivery, lighting schedule for real time alerts for harvesting schedule, power failure, critical system pressure and critical temprature
2 Gaganpreet Singh Indigeneous Upper Atmospheric Geo Positioning based sounding System
3 Abhimanyu Sharma Mobile APP,Cloud Server and IOT Motor Controller for Eficient use of irrigation motors by farmers to reduce wastage of power and water
4 C.Dinesh Kumar Modular ROV for underwater Applications
5 Gunjan Patel Designing of wearable and portable inertial Sensor device to help balance lower limb and walking disordered people
  • Year 1 - 2016-2017
  • Year 2 - 2018-2019
Kongu Engineering College
Sr. No. Name of the PRAYASEEs (Innovator approved for PRAYAS grant) Brief description of the Project
1 Karthikeyan C Impurity Detection Machines for Gold Jewellery
2 Suraj Mohan Wearable device to help medical practitioners measure various physical health parameters with the ability to store and transfer health data.
3 Pradeeep M Semi-automatic Airless Paint Sprayer for various type of application like Various types of application like putty plastering, wall painting, roof coating, white-wash, grouting and filling
4 Kalai Selvi D IoT based smart battery water refill alarm device
5 Puviyarasan M Live and Remote Monitoring IIoT Device for reporting of real-time shop floor data using mobile, modular and highly compatible IOT hardware system suitable for production environment
6 Deepa M WaterMag - Hybrid Atmospheric Water Generator aims at harnessing potable water from atmospheric air using efficient desiccant absorption and heat separation methods using renewable resource
7 Padmanaban A G Continuous real-time monitoring of indoor and outdoor air pollution using low-cost sensors
8 ShriramThirumalai Hyper UNO is an add-on smart device which tries to help drivers adjust their driving style to maximise fuel efficiency, through real-time auditory instructions, customize their vehicle and its engine performance to suit their needs, Constantly monitor the human-in-loop vehicle-driver system to allow optimisation of the engine to deliver better drive-abilty & fuel economy.
9 Santhosh Automated Tender Coconut Vending Machine with integrated IoT for remote & real time monitoring and Cash & Cashless - Digital Payments facilites
10 SASIKUMAR A P Designing a bullock drawn cultivator for plowing bed making, weeding and disc plow which can be affordable for small and medium farmers
11 SUNIL VIGNESH N A wearable IoT device with app used to alert and track the improper sitting position of the person.
12 ABUTHAHIR T i-ADVI is an intelligent navigation glass for visually challenged people.
TBI Kongu Engineering College (TBI@KEC )
Sr. No. Name of the PRAYASEEs (Innovator approved for PRAYAS grant) Brief description of the Project
1 Kaushik D iKey - Bluethooth, Wifin & GSM enabled Biometric pad lock with Mobile application for control from remote location
2 Karthick R Harvester and Land Preparator (Agrovester) - a tractor operated root crop harvester and land preparatory machine.
3 Manikandan V Grocery order automation using smart containers
4 Pavithra Naveen Machinery for preparing ‘Ready to cook Banana Stem’
5 Arunkumar M Design and development of multi-functional geometric tools
6 Kavin Kishore M Lapwing (Wild Animal Monitoring and Warning System)
  • Year 1 - 2016-2017
  • Year 2 - 2018-2019
PSG- Science & Technology Entrepreneurial Park (PSG - STEP)
Sr. No. Name of the PRAYASEEs (Innovator approved for PRAYAS grant) Brief description of the Project
1 Sathish Kumar R Development of an Immunoassay based Diagnostic Kit for Cardiovascular Disease using Protein Biomarker
2 Dhilip Vignesh S An Open Sourced Vitals Diagnostic Gadgets
3 Jothi Murugan A Electronic Product and Process Identification system for Textile Industries
4 Aravind G Production of Efficient & Sustainable Chitin based Biopolymer as By-product of Sericulture
5 Sathish Kumar P Conversion of Existing Shuttle Loom to a Shuttle less Loom
6 Antony Edison A A conventional model of artificial hands using myoelectric signals to open & close the hand through acquiring myo-signals.
7 Praveen Kumar A permanent magnet motor that will produce the desired torque and rotor speed through magnetic field.
8 Murali Kumar B Intelligent Human Activity Analysis and Reporting System
9 Abishek Baskaran RFID tag Aeropart validator used in aerospace to check presence & validity in aspects of safety during final stage air craft manufacturing.
10 Agni Devan G RFID tag Aeropart validator used in aerospace to check presence & validity in aspects of safety during final stage air craftModernization of Mechanisms in Handloom for Maximizing Loom Productivity
11 Divya Krishnan Save Mom
12 Uthaya Kumar K Cardamom Dryer
13 Avinash P Design and Fabrication of Carrot Harvesting Machine
PSG- Science & Technology Entrepreneurial Park STEP
Sr. No. Name of the PRAYASEEs (Innovator approved for PRAYAS grant) Brief description of the Project
1 Dr. Muthukumar Amirthalingam The innovation focuses on advance Theranosis Drug Delivery (T-DDS) System for the neurodegenerative disease where there is no perfect cure is available yet, and the diagnosis method is also complicated for the elderly patient. The developed drug product will address the unmet medical need for the elderly patients and caregivers
2 Dr. Christopher M The innovation captures signal of inspiration and expiration and audio visual graphic representation is made possible in the cell phone, tab or separate monitor. Cost effective video endoscope is devised with this monitor. The proposed device is not only intended for anesthetist, emergency physician. It is also for any paramedical personal can intubate with this device & can confirm the endotracheal tube position and save millions of lives
  • Year 1 - 2016-2017
  • Year 2 - 2018-2019
Sr. No. Name of the PRAYASEEs (Innovator approved for PRAYAS grant) Brief description of the Project
1 Abdul Thameem Potable Onshore Ocean Energy Generator
2 ANIRUDH KATTI - Dwail Pvt Ltd PlayMetrix - Cricket Bat Swing Detector
3 Anuj Kushwaha Storage System for homes / warehouses
4 MUGHILAN T.R - Skylark Drones Pvt Ltd Drone solution for Solar Energy Infrastructure
5 Shilpi Sen Design of Silicone 3D Printer
6 VARUN MITTAL - Emflux Motors Pvt Ltd Electric Superbike charger
7 Yatin Varacchia Fully Automated Kitchen
8 Dr. Nagashree Low Cost Ventilator
9 Bharat Pai Hydrostatic Pressure Energy Conversion
10 Dr. Binita Shrivastav Dr. Binita Shrivastava Tunga
11 Gaurav Gupta MyOm- Meditation assisting headband
12 Aditya Kedlaya Optical communication terminal for cubesats
13 Dr. Satish Kalme Low cost robotic device for renal access during PCNL
Sr. No. Name of the PRAYASEEs (Innovator approved for PRAYAS grant) Brief description of the Project
1 Prateek Kumar Developing a device which can be retrofitted in the helmets & bikes. The device will be capable of detecting an accident automatically & informing the server about the gps coordinates, accident intensity & user profile.
2 Anupam Varghese StockBee is a smart tray that measures, and updates SKU/ stock movement of items kept on it in retail outlets or warehouses in near real-time using LoRaWAN/ WiFi.
3 Gaurav Paliwal A passive hybrid BTMS works on two heat dissipation/absorption mechanisms: • Heat dissipation using forced ambient air convection. • Heat Absorption by Phase change material.
4 Apoorv Shankar Aina is an AI powered smart ring that predicts user actions and displays the right shortcut at the right time. Aina uses Directional sound technology to let users take phone calls just by placing their fingers near the ear. The project will take the product from a raw POC to a prototype of final size with all the proposed functions working
5 Nitesh Kumar Juiceworx (Proposed Project) is a first of its kind, automated beverage processing cum retail system for communities like offices, colleges, schools, gyms, etc. where robotic beverage stations, of the size of a conventional coffee machine, accept and fulfill beverage orders with just a few taps on the app.
6 Bonny Dave This document contains details for prototyping a real-time scanning (image-capturing) and reading (audio-output) platform which integrates with a user’s smartphone to deliver enhanced reading and learning experience, specially designed for people with print and learning disabilities and elderly people with low-vision.
7 Shubhodeep Das Kontiki Innovation labs is creating the technology to upgrade VR/AR headsets into security glasses (like in movie ‘Mission Impossible:2’ ) for sharing digital data (Files, messages, video, chat etc) i.e., an Identity-bound computing platform delivered through Iris-scanning HMDs
8 Arul Praveen Enhance music keyboard hardware towards allowing more organic interactions for producing music
  • Year 1 - 2016-2017
  • Year 2 - 2018-2019
SIDBI Innovation and Incubation Centre IIT Kanpur
Sr. No. Name of the PRAYASEEs (Innovator approved for PRAYAS grant) Brief description of the Project
1 Dr. Sandip Patil Development of Cost Effective Portable Capillary Rheometer for Scientific and Industrial Research.
2 Mr. K Sri Harsha Real-Time Soil Moisture monitoring instruments for assessing farm level water requirement
3 Mr. EshanSadasivan Design and Development of Areca Nut Type Identifier and Separator Machine
4 Dr. Ashish Kumar Kannaujia Electronic Flexible Endoscope
5 Mr. Amit Singh Chauhan Novel System to sample, identify and mitigate bio aerosols and PN in ambient air
6 Dr. Abhijit Sathe Decentralized Onsite Domestic Grey Water Recycling system
7 Mr. Nikhil Kurele Water less PV-Solar Plant Cleaning Robot
8 Gurveer Sing Virdi Solar Cow Urine Distiller for strengthening rural economy
9 Ankur Kumar Agro waste (and other cellulosic waste) to valuable products
10 Vikram Singh Rana Affordable SLS 3-D printer (REtO 1.0)
11 DR. Gautam Rangan A Geriatric Monitor Solution through a led bulb coupled with a BLE enabled band which can be worn by the older person.
12 Krishnaraj Singh Gaur VTOL Fixed wing drone technology uses fusion of Multicopter drone with Fixed wing drone. Fusion drone takes off similar to multicopter and therefore can be use from constrain space.
13 Sarthak Gupta Bioplastic from waste chicken feathers. The raw material used will be the organic waste of poultry industry which will result in an economically feasible biodegradable and compostable end product.
Sr. No. Name of the PRAYASEEs (Innovator approved for PRAYAS grant) Brief description of the Project
1 Harshit Rathore Nocca CD9Tis a smart controller that cansequentially control 9 dual/single axis solar trackers. It calculates the zenith and azimuth angle of the sun based onastronomical solar position algorithm developed by NREL. This allowsthe solar tables to track the sun throughout the daytime, thus boosting energy production. In areas wherethe cost of land is high, and on buildings and industrial rooftops, this is highly beneficial(gaining 15%to 25%more power per unit land).
2 Vaishnavi Kulkarni Development of a lateral flow assay platform for point-of-care detectioN of preclampsia
3 Tejas Kusurkar Development of working prototype for ZincGelTM battery for electric 3 wheeler or solar power backup
4 Anivesh Chaturvedi Automatic smart dishwasher for cleaning plates in hostel mess, hospital, indian wedding dinner etc
5 Manasi Kulkarni Development of RDT for Screening of Preeclampsia
6 Shilpa Malik Non-invasive, portable and fully computerized system for brain pressure monitoring
7 Mithun Shah Flushable and Biodegradable Sanitary pads
8 Anindita Ghatak Manufacturing of Erasable and Reusable Paper using Automation for Mass Production
  • Year 1 - 2016-2017
  • Year 2 - 2018-2019
Gujarat Foundation for Entrepreneurial Excellence / iCreate
Sr. No. Name of the PRAYASEEs (Innovator approved for PRAYAS grant) Brief description of the Project
1 Dhruv Agrawal Myoelectric prosthetic arm with muscle sensor, with OLED display, various modes
2 Pranav Pandey An open source desktop machine with the power of cnc mill, 3d printer and laser engraver
3 Vichar Shroff Autonomous drones for precision agriculture using various on board sensors
4 Himmat Singh Solar panel cleaning bot with solar charging
5 Rishabh Agnihotri Bluetooth Low Energy (BLE) based micro location services for proximity sensing
6 Tarunkumar Purohit RFID based asset tracking
7 Kajal Shrivastava Health tracking band on the principle of ayurveda
8 Rahul Kumar NIR Spectrometer based analyser
9 Nishant Singh Rana Unmanned Aerial Vehicle design and production of hybrid wing cum quad copter
10 Abhinav Vashistha Smart glove as a communication device for mute people.
11 Aseem Sindwani Wireless sensor based system to monitor and manage food storage warehouses.
12 Denim Patel Tank cleaning robot to clean water tanks with the help of nozzle, brush and suction which will be wirelessly controlled through an app.
13 Mukul Malviya Mechanical device, hand pushed to collect wrappers/small waste.
14 Suket Amin Indoor navigating smart robot with the help of laser and other sensors with obstacle avoidance.
15 Gaurav Narang To develop vertical farming structures to increase productivity per square feet
16 Keshav Daga Create an affordable handheld 12 channel ECG which will offer suggestive diagnosis through ML and image processing.
17 Anant Sharma CNC Milling Machine for educational purpose
18 Brijesh Garala Vertical axis wind turbine for power and drinking water generation
19 Trupti Mehta Bag / Briefcase with charging, GPS, finger print scanning, fall alerts and theft alerts.
Sr. No. Name of the PRAYASEEs (Innovator approved for PRAYAS grant) Brief description of the Project
1 Arbaz Reza Retro fit model which will provide assistive driving for accident alert and avoidance(braking and partial steering)
2 Kevin Patel Solar panel cleaning bot for both 250W/300W - track/grip wheels
3 Keyur Rakholiya Indigeneously designed 250W-320W MPPT Charge controller
4 Prasen Vinchurkar A reactor to produce graphene with the required band gap(user defined conductivity)
5 Suthar Anwar Ali Wireless temperature and humidity sensors on large scale and using AI/ML to gain actionable intelligence on effect of surroundings on the same
6 Pritesh Mistry Epidermal electronics to create a 4 channel cardiac signal detector
7 Sarang Mokashi Low cost magnetic parking lot sensor
8 Mithilesh Shah Forced air/liquid cooling for Li Ion battery packs
9 Mukesh Patel Conversion of IC engine to battery operated with on board mini generation
  • Year 1 - 2016-2017
  • Year 2 - 2018-2019
Science & Technology Park, Pune
Sr. No. Name of the PRAYASEEs (Innovator approved for PRAYAS grant) Brief description of the Project
1 Nameeta Sohoni Feeding Bottle for infants with Cleft Lip
2 Sagar Patil Automatic Gear Transmission kit for motorcycle
3 Satyajit Mittal Squat Ease - Indian Toilet pot for special needs ( Blind, Obase, Knee Joint Patients )
4 Jaywant Mahajan Low cost Electric Bicycle with drive systems integrated in chasis
5 Manish Pungaliya Salivary Test Kit for Cancer detection
6 Rajeev Randive Retrofit Electric Drive kit for small boats
7 Dr. D.B. Jadhav Development of the Multiple Antenna High Density Ion Generators for Pollution Control
8 Jaydip Deshpande Smart Drug Delivery system for Cancer tumours
9 Mahesh A. Toraskar Development of Air Cooled Internal Permanent Magnet Synchronous Motor with Ferrite Magnets
10 Shrilesh Mande It is a farm utility vehicle, specially designed to cater the needs of the farmer mainly soil preparation, carrying the goods in and out of the farm such as fertilizers & having very limited land.
11 Kunal Karnik Develop a prototype to provide a real-time omnipresent medical and electronic device sharing platform over internet even on low bandwidth connections, which will emulate device to remote location as locally available. this device will convert existing infrastructure to telemedicine enable system
12 Ajit Gadgil Innovative high temperature MULTIJET UPDRAFT GASSIFIER which not only helps process municipal dry waste, but also can be used for generating hot water and other application without causing any Air pollution.
Science & Technology Park (STEP-PUNE)
Sr. No. Name of the PRAYASEEs (Innovator approved for PRAYAS grant) Brief description of the Project
1 Amol Gunale Technology to reduce power consumption and maintenance cost of transmission shafts by coupling a co-axial shaft using electromagnetism technique.
2 Manjul Manivesh Powertrain to be operated in both modes - motoring of vehicle and charging of batteries.
3 Mohammed Zameer A technology to manufacture low-cost Carbon Nanotubes from Industrial Exhaust Emissions.
4 Effath Yasmin A special nipple feeder that will fit over mother's breast in a way that the supplemental feed can also be included along with mother's milk.
5 Anudeep Sandanamudi Natural, biodegradable, washable & reusable cups made out of ground coffee waste.
6 Vishal Salunkhe Urine screening device for comprehensive Kidney function tests to get results in less time and at low cost.
7 Jyoti Kumbhar A dipstick test to accurately diagnose premature rupture of membrane during pregnancy.
  • Year 1 - 2016-2017
  • Year 2 - 2018-2019
KIIT-Technology Business Incubator (KIIT-TBI)
Sr. No. Name of the PRAYASEEs (Innovator approved for PRAYAS grant) Brief description of the Project
1 Mr . Sanjib Parida Multi sensor low energy IoT device for monitoring shipment of clinical samples in near real time
2 Mr. Chandra Sekhar Rout On-Board Diagnostics plug and play Device which can make any car a connected car.
3 Mr. Satish Kumar Singh INDIFIX - Head Mounted Display glasses Communication Tool using augmented hand gesture & AR
4 Mr. Saswat Kumar Panda A device to collect the health related data of the children and provide advance analytics
5 Mukesh Kumar Sukla To develop a prototype development which will integrate following measurement in a single module:  1. Temperature sensor 2. Humidity Sensor 3. Wind Velocity Sensor 4. UV light sensor 5. CO2 sensor (can be extended to additional gas sensor in future) .Data from the processor will be sent to the cloud and available real time in internet by means of wireless protocol for further analysis.
6 Sameer Panda Burst Proof Puncture Proof Tubeless Tyre for Scooters
7 Ashutosh Patra Anti-glare Windshield that enables drivers to see further into the distance without the need to keep dipping the lights to avoid dazzling other drivers.
8 Prabhakar Kumar Low cost , efficient , smart portable bio gas cum urban farming system by using discarded kitchen and food waste.
9 Sanjeev Kumar Singh Easy Datun- A system by which bristles can be exposed in herb twigs for uses as oral hygiene aid without disturbing natural content
10 Jyoti Prakash Kanungo "Smart wearable device for cattles- To make a smart wearable device that will be with the animal calibrating & calculating all the health vitals from the animal.
11 Chinmayananda Padhee IoT based Robotic beverage Taste creator cum vending machine-Herbeu .User need to compose/edit/choose a taste by using our mobile APP.
12 Hardik Makkar DiagnoCAP- Redefining diagnostic sampling Development of a fabricating a rapid diagnostic kit for detection of typhoid fever in first week &unique sampling/transport kit for urine culture & sensitivity.
13 Pulkit Jain 5-Axis CNC Milling and 3D Printing Hybrid Workstation :CNC Milling and 3D Printing are two forms of computer assisted manufacturing techniques.
14 Sabir Hossain Easy Applicable First Aid Essential- A Bleeding Stopper:A suitable applicator specially designed to dispense powder consists of biopolymers that will prevent bleeding by clotting the blood instantly.
15 Shiv Sankar Sahoo SOLAR POWERED ABSORPTION AIR CONDITIONER;Solar powered air conditioner which works on absorption cycle that uses directly the heat to produce cooling effect.
16 Kajol Nayak To develop prototype of a stable, reliable & economic “Hybrid Power System” suitable for both urban & rural houses.
17 Om Prakash Das A next generation smart stove
Sr. No. Name of the PRAYASEEs (Innovator approved for PRAYAS grant) Brief description of the Project
1 Gokul Srinivas Minion a hand-sized energy auditing device with much easier installations has the ability to analyze data for valuable actionable insights with non-intrusive energy management solution.
2 Arindam Ghatak Productisation and commercialisation of a patented spray technology that enables upto 50% more efficient fuel combustion.
3 Raghu Burli Narayana Murthy Using drone to carry intelligent nanosensors to detect the presence of pests and also make automation of pesticide spray for controlled and localised use of the harmful and hazardous pesticides thereby protecting the lives of farmers, increasing yield, preventing health damage to the final consumers.
4 Sharthak Shankar Bhagat Developing IOT enabled inverters, based on SMPS ferrite core transformers, which are smaller (thus reducing the overall inverter size) and are more efficient due to low core losses.
5 Partha Pratim Das Non-invasive non-contact portable device for accurate measurement of Bilirubin Level, Haemoglobin Concentration and Oxygen Saturation
6 Aninda Sircar A device to convert the energy to produce cooling and transfer it to the surrounding piping inside the automobile.
7 Uvarani Rajamani A non-invasive method to screen the diabetes. The system uses the iris image of the person to diagnose the presence of diabetes. Just by capturing the iris image of the subject, this system would say he/she has diabetes. The system reduces the risk of infection and reduces injury. It is a painless system through which a subject can be used for self diagnosis.
8 Saurabh Agrawal Developing a preventive way to treat Back pain.We are building a very small (2cm * 2cm) electronic device that could be used to detect bad posture and alert user by giving instant vibration feedback.
  • Year 1 - 2016-2017
  • Year 2 - 2018-2019
Society for Innovation and Entrepreneurship, IIT Bombay
Sr. No. Name of the PRAYASEEs (Innovator approved for PRAYAS grant) Brief description of the Project
1 Shantanu Pathak Affordable IoT based wearable device to record the fetal hear rate and communicating the information to smartphone/tablet along with graphical representation
2 Krunal Patel Low maintenance, affordable water purification and treatment system
3 Adarsh Warrier Wearable for hand that can harness the power of natural body language to interact with digital environments.
4 Radhika Patil Smart cradle with cutting edge technology for baby monitoring, responsive swinging, sleep scheduling and analytics
5 DonyJohn K Tribrid Human powered vehicle which converts Riders body mass into torque for cold start, ones accelerated
6 VivekSena Energy saving & water saving device for shower heads.
7 Sayar Singh IoT security device for door/shutter of home and office.
8 VidheyAddepally Compact device for motorcylce to provide sin protection to riders
9 Chandani Rajendran Image processing device and interactive textbooks, worksheets and educational games for blind
10 Tushar Jadhav Easy to operate emergency deployable communication network using high altitude balloon system
11 Dhruv Chaudhry Joystick module for an electric wheel chair.
12 Vikas Poddar Self balancing technology helps a two wheeler stay upright and reject unwanted disturbances. The feature adds safety and comfort to regular two wheelers
13 Vishal Dakshini Simple cost effective board cutter attachment tool
14 Sushanth Poojary Fistula Management system for patient diagnosed with chronic kidney diseases.
15 Cohan Sujay Carlos An automated cooking system to reduce human effort/time required to carry out various cooking processes.
16 Chaithra G Smart gas stove knob with built-in gas leakage detection.
17 Aniket Kenge Multi-material stereo lithography 3D printer that print integrated circuits with accuracy up to few nanometres
18 Priyanka Yasalapu My Medic - Medicine identifier for visually challenged people
Sr. No. Name of the PRAYASEEs (Innovator approved for PRAYAS grant) Brief description of the Project
1 Abhishek Rai A Mechanical device for physiotherapy.
2 Abhishek Sahgal A chemical process using nanotechnology to make clothes stain, odour, uv and bacteria resistant.
3 Adarsha K A novel system comprising of hardware electronics and supported software for early identification of obstructive airway disease.
4 Diptesh Mukherjee Compact and easily portable wall printing robot.
5 Anirvan Chatterjee Instrument for extracting DNA from sputum of TB patient for post genome sequencing study to ascertain path of treatment.
6 Krishna Sivanand Development of a smart glove for assisted physiotherpy and tracking of limb improvement.
7 Nilay Shah Smart Drying equipment for textile industries to enable a better usage of industrial utilities.
8 Kiriti Madina IoT for real time health monitoring of aquaculture.
9 Shiv Varun Singh Rajput Underwater and Airborne unmanned vehicle.
10 Suteerth Tripathi Eye screening device for children using eccentric photorefraction quantifying Bruckner's reflex.
11 Chinmay Khare Anti Bacterial micro patterned coating for orthopedic implantable surfaces to minimize the risk of infection.
  • Year 1 - 2016-2017
  • Year 2 - 2018-2019
Entrepreneurship Development Centre
Sr. No. Name of the PRAYASEEs (Innovator approved for PRAYAS grant) Brief description of the Project
1 Jilma Suman Technology for detecting breast cancer at different stages of the disease.
2 VaijayantiNagvenkar Automated version of a Precision Linear Valve for controlling Fuel Flow to Burners
3 Prateek Sharma Novel PU-based midsole material for stability running shoe to reduce impact and overuse injuries
4 Sarvoshadhi Biotech Pvt Ltd Development of Chemically Defined Cell Culture Medium and Feed
5 Sense it Out Technologies Pvt Ltd SICCA (Sensor-based Intelligent Crop Centric Automation)
6 Gunakar Pvt Ltd Plezmo - Wireless coding blocks
7 Adiuvo Diagnostics Pvt Ltd Portable screening device to detect TB bateria in samples without use of reagent.
8 WeinnovateBiosolutions Pvt Ltd A kit for rapid isolation and antimicrobial resistance profiling of pathogens from clinical samples
9 VasanthaRamaswamy Remote Geo-positioning Sun Tracking Mechanisms for Solar Thermal Systems to Maximize Heat Absorption Efficiency
10 DhushyanthDachiraju Vehicle Occupant Security Device
EDC (Venture Center)
Sr. No. Name of the PRAYASEEs (Innovator approved for PRAYAS grant) Brief description of the Project
1 Pramod Bhurji To design and fabricate hybrid solar-biomass dryer for the processing of agricultural produces
2 Neelam Dwivedi Oral Insulin Delivery
3 Mehul Baldwa Interference free Point of care Diagnostic device for kidney function testing
4 Aditya Kabra 100% Compostable, Food-safe, Kitchen Wrapping Paper
5 Ashwin Shankar Two Wheelers Electric Vehicle Battery Swapping stations
6 Sunu Engineer It is an innovative business idea that combines the chemistry of scents, beauty of fragrances, magic of AI and rendering in microelectronics to provide a superior sensory experience. It aims to create an ecosystem of smell database, coupled with miniaturized and customizable devices to be able to sense and reproduce an enhanced olfactory experience.
7 Sudhir Muthyala To build a bi-facial tracking system which synergizes the two technologies ( bi-facial cells with albedo enhancement + dual axis solar tracking) combined to produce a higher gain upto 60%, compared to fixed installs using mono facial panels.
  • Year 1 - 2018-2019
Sr. No. Name of the PRAYASEEs (Innovator approved for PRAYAS grant) Brief description of the Project
1 Mrutyunjaya Sahu A novel maneuvering hypolimnetic aerator - Bariflo labs
2 Anmol Saxena Intelligent wearable knee device for Monitoring the Progression and rehabilitation of Post operative knee injuries - Ashva Weartech
3 Charmi Pabari Portable Hand Muscle Training Module aiding in motor relearning and giving mobility to stroke patients - Punar Healhcare
  • Year 1 - 2018-2019
NIT Calicut TBI
Sr. No. Name of the PRAYASEEs (Innovator approved for PRAYAS grant) Brief description of the Project
  • Year 1 - 2018-2019
Amrita TBI
Sr. No. Name of the PRAYASEEs (Innovator approved for PRAYAS grant) Brief description of the Project
1 Sabari Viswambharan An affordable solar vehicle that will be a cost competitive vehicle with very low operational cost and will reduce the burden of increasing fuel price of petrol/diesel and thus helping them to switch to green vehicles. It is an e-vehicle solution to those category of people ,who earn their livelihood on rickshaws/vehicles.
2 Anikesh Rajendran EMG based prototypic hand aimed for amputees from rural areas with a simple functionality and controllability .Parts available will be less expensive and can be replaced easily
3 Ishaan Chavan A multipurpose robot with insect legs which can be controlled from a distance and can detect hazardous gases in mines and also explore the unexplored areas deep down in the mines. It can also be used for carrying some payload from one place to other.
4 LK Prasad An MDC 400 box ,which is a system with Intel Server Blades and storage blades and has options for populating GPU and FPGS computing elements.
5 Mahesh Govind A blockchain IOT based platform for agriculture.Benefits include predictability for buyer and seller / guaranteed prices /credit worthiness analysis for lenders / risk tracking for insurers.The end-consumer willbenefit from clear visibility about origin of the produce .
6 Chaitanya Naik A complete working model of the dishwasher with inbuilt garbage crusher and composter.This crushed garbage will be converted to compost in the inbuilt chamber of dishwasher with the help of enzymes. Their primary target will be the household who owns cloth washing machine.
7 Muthukumarswamy Murugavel A smart and intelligent SD-WAN router that can deliver improved higher and reliable bandwidth and improved application that would be beneficial for organisations looking for a highly reliable WAN/VPN conectivity.
8 Vijay H Madhusudan Naavi, a mount for implementing floating solar power plant works on the principles of bouyancy.A system that is buoyant enough with adequate self ballasting capacity to ensure stability in high wind speed conditions.
  • Year 1 - 2018-2019
Krishna Path TBI
Sr. No. Name of the PRAYASEEs (Innovator approved for PRAYAS grant) Brief description of the Project
1 Akhilesh Rai Autonomous vertical garden system, nurturing system with features like IoT operated monitoring system, automatic control of water and nutrient supply for kitchen garden, Balcony garden and House gardens
2 Siddharth Gupta Solar assisted biogas production from kitchen/food waste, solar system is used to heat the slurry for the acceleration of reaction
3 Gayatri Rai Robotic water waste cleaning system- remote controlled robotic machine for the cleaning of rivers and other water bodies
4 Ankit Singh Rawat Cattle dung paper manufacturing machine- develop paper manufacturing machine in which the cattle dung is processed to convert into paper.
5 Aman Singhal Development of Solar water heater with innovative structural design for improved efficiency
6 Abhishek Singh Rathore Development of Electric Motor cycle with long range and superior performance
7 Rishabh Bhardwaj Development of prototype of self powered waterless Solar Panel Cleaning System
8 Ajay kumar Saini Respir ON-A smart asthama & COPD management platform - development of inhaler ,its connectivity to cloud and decision making software
9 Sudhir kumar Rai Development of automatic vending machine for milk, curd and buttermilk (by converting milk into curd and buttermilk). The machine will deliver preprogrammed quantity and type of milk product at specified temperature.
10 Saloni Mittal Development of pot for oxy plants with innovative structural design for optimized water and nutrient requirement for indoor purpose
11 Alok kumar Yadav Development of cost effective hybrid electric bicycle with battery antitheft feature
12 Dr. Rohin kumar yeluripati Development of robot companion for children for entertainment and education
13 Somya Saxena Development of Smart wrist watch for the care of elderly people (monitoring, alarming on mobiles of relatives )
14 Abhay Sharma ANIDERS (Animal Intrusion Detection and Repellent system
15 kunaal punj Development of modular cabins (plug and play model) for lodging
16 Puneet kumar Batra Development of device for the detection of energy signature of the load and to perform load management for residential and commercial load
17 Anshul Gupta Permanent kerb stone cleaner- Development of cleaning machine for the road divider and roadside kerb stones
18 Sourav Kumar Development of home automation box for centralized control of home appliances
19 Ayush Shukla Development of IoT based centralized battery operated vehicle monitoring system
  • Year 1 - 2018-2019
Sr. No. Name of the PRAYASEEs (Innovator approved for PRAYAS grant) Brief description of the Project
1 Narendra. T A device to sterilize operation theatre, clean rooms, any enclosed rooms that require to be sterilised without any human intervention or wetness requiting mopping.
2 Nandini N.Guru The extracorporeal pneumatic lithotripter is an electro pneumatic device used for fragmentation of stones in the kidney, ureters and bladder by direct contact lithotripsy under direct vision endoscopic control.
3 H.N. Yogish An eco-friendly product to treat water with high loads of bacteria, toxicity, chemicals and heavy metals neutralizing organic, in-organic and heavy metals in a single operations to meet all potability and palatability standards. This product reduces the treatment time, without causing wastage.
4 Eshwar.T A fuel additive, which saves the consumption of fuel viz., Furnace Oil, LS/HS fuel, Light diesel oil and naphtha oil. Reduces harmful emissions in vehicles. Improves mileage and life of the boiler/engine.
5 B.S. Sulochana LORA is a LOw power Radio Frequency technology device for WAN of IoT devices having AES128 Secured encrypted long range RF connectivity. It supports adaptive data rate with 32bit unique device node address.
6 E.Rajasekar Development of MoSi2 high temperature furnace to reduce the non-homogeneity. It provides uniform and better temperature homogeneity in MoSi2 furnace.
7 R. Roopesh A device to convert the waste energy into useful form of energy based on the thermal cracking techniques with energy convertor using CAD/CATIA.
8 Erika Kasba A lightweight electric bike, which can be easily folded and carried along as a hand baggage/back pack. A rechargeable battery powered bike with sufficient provisions for safety and convenience. It will reduce pollution, save parking space and avoid thefts.
9 Charanvikramraju Tunnel communication device, based on Wi-Fi technology with highly secured communication. It allows connecting voice, data, CCTV and IoT connectivity. It can be easily manageable at a place. This rugged outdoor device is Wi-Fi ready for users after tunnel is functional and IoT ready for future use.
10 S. Vignesh A solar operated incubator for production of Japanese quail eggs. This small scale eco-friendly incubator is easily affordable by local farmers to hatch their own quail eggs with higher hatchability rates.
11 Sai Adithya. B.S. A device useful to patients for taking medications. This low cost, reliable and easy to use electronic system, will help managing a person’s healthcare with time management and dosage of the required drugs. RFID readers are used to recognise the tags with RFID codes pasted in the drugs.
12 Lavanya. R A walking stick with GPS tracking system and sensors for visually impaired. This navigation tool can detect multiple objects and even water bodies. Wireless RF based remote is connected for anti-lost tracker and alarm system attached to the device.
13 R. Sanjay Sriram To develop anti-bacterial unit by using Casuarina Junguhuniana plant. It prevents the infections caused by the bacterias like Escherischia coli and Pseudomonas aeruginosa.
14 Kaviyasri. D This product enables a visually impaired person to use a computer with the help of hands and fingers. It can perform all the functions by wearing a glove controller on both hands. This device exerts pressure on the median nerve at the wrist to prevent the development of Carpal tunnel syndrome and other repetitive stress injuries.
15 Kishore. E A robot used for curing high raise buildings, during construction. This compact robot uses pneumatic pressure, which can reach longer distance. This robot can reach areas where water can’t be transported by normal means.
16 R. Abinaya An anti-harassment device, which can be, fit into handbags/wallets for regulating women atrocities. This device consists of a GSM to send the messages to the specified person, GPS to locate the position and a buzzer to intimate nearby people. An emergency button is also provided which can be placed in the locket or other accessories.
17 Deepika. C.N A device that can be placed across the pavements, which can convert Mechanical energy due to roll of vehicle tyres and converted to electrical energy, which is stored in the inverter. Thus, saved energy can be used to illuminate the roads.
18 M. Swethasri A device for visually impaired people to guide the user to respective destination and avoiding collisions with the obstacles.
19 Karthika. S A bio nail polish used as an alternative for plant pigments by using bacterial and fungal pigments which protects nail enamel.
20 K.P. Hari Narayanan A battery powered wheel chair for multipurpose use. It can be used for stair climbing and compatible for all types of stairs.
21 Saranya. S A power-assisted one-arm drive wheelchair that is manoeuvrable, foldable and easy to operate. It can be used as an upgrade for existing manual wheel chairs.
22 R. Kanakadurga A tableware produced from spoiled milk as an alternative for plastics.
23 R. Sooryasankar A device used to convert wastewater and seawater as vehicle fuel.
24 J. Manoj Kannan This device consists of natural adsorbent materials and process as an alternative for reverse osmosis. This device doesn’t remove essential minerals required for our body.
25 V. ArunSelvan A device used to treat domestic waste sullage water, purify the water and to reuse the water for human activities. Unlike other devices, it consumes less space and long purification process.
26 Y. Sangeetha An herbal antidandruff shampoo as an alternate to the harmful synthetic ingredient used in other herbal shampoos by safe natural ingredients. The natural ingredients are prepared with phyla nodiflora and centratherum punctatum leaf extract, henna, soap nut and shikakai.
27 K. Surendiran A device to produce bio surfactants from locally available oil environments. These bio surfactants reduces toxicity, increases biodegradability and better eco compatibility.
28 Abdul Asiq. A A device to conserve water by regulating the quantity of water in flushing toilet and minimizing water consumption to optimum level. It replaces the conventional flush tank by a manually operated valve.
29 S. Ram Prashath A nutrition powder produced from wastewater and growth hormone (bio fertilizer) extraction from bamboo shoot apex, which is used to enhance plant growth and bamboo leaf, is predominantly used to render insecticidal and fungicidal activity as bio pesticide in agriculture.
30 V. P. Mohan Babu An aromatic mosquito repellent paint is developed as an alternative to commercially available paints.
31 K. Gopi A bio-coating material as a substitute for wax coating. Lignin is extracted from non-wood cellulosic biomass such as coconut husk (Cocos nucifera) and palm tree husk (Borassus flabellifer).
32 Vaishnavi Gupta A lightweight micro drone smaller and lighter then commercial drones. It consists of H8 mini Rc Quadcopter and transmitter, propeller CW and ACW, receiver board, 5.8Gz Super-Mini FPV Camera and VR Glasses.
33 D. Raghul A device used to identify/scan the colours and identifies the hexadecimal value of the colour and stores in the device memory which is used as reference to match the same colours available in the surroundings.
34 Bharath. V.M.K A bioplastic cover produced naturally with starch, silica, glycerol, acetic acid/vinegar, water and banana fibre.
35 Sagar simpi Prototype that supplement learning process in civil engineering about the various types of structural components & its assemblages.
36 S. Abinaya This incinerator device is used to dispose sanitary waste/napkin pads. This incinerator is free from air, water and soil pollution. A cost effective device compared to other products and scalable across villages and institutions.
  • Year 1 - 2018-2019
VelTech TBI
Sr. No. Name of the PRAYASEEs (Innovator approved for PRAYAS grant) Brief description of the Project
1 Raghuveer K Ramachandra Dysregulated interaction of CTLA-4, a receptor on T cells, with its ligand causes immune tolerance of cancer cells. Blocking CTLA-4 activates immune system to recognize and eliminate tumors thereby providing a useful therapeutic strategy for treating cancer
2 Srinivasan Design and development of Virtual Reality Headsets for Smartphones. Even though there are a no. of problems that can be solved by Virtual Reality,the product will cater specifically to the Industrial, Automotive & Manufacturing needs.
3 Aadhitya S B The Project Idea is to convert all the bio degradable materials into a useful fertilizer for crops as an alternative for chemical fertilizer.
4 Rudresh Karn Recycle HDPE plastic into 3D printer filament.
5 Hemalatha This project is to design and build a prototype for an automatic opening and closing of dustbin on the detection of the people who want to throw out their trash. In this system the level of the garbage in the bin can be known by the use of sensors
  • Year 1 - 2018-2019
Society for Innovation & Development - SID
Sr. No. Name of the PRAYASEEs (Innovator approved for PRAYAS grant) Brief description of the Project
1 Dr Sameer Patwardhan Designing unique multidisciplinary experiments to introduce solar energy generation, battery storage and LED lighting technologies to students
2 Edith Flora Developing an equipment with Novel Method For Bulk Production Of Graphite Lubricant
3 Kubendran K S Smart Storage Retrieval Platform: Secured modular access which is used in public spaces for temporary storage and retrieval of belongings.
4 Byregowda SH Smart cloth Dryer: The product consists of a partial or complete enclosure. The heater generates the hot air and made to flow by the plurality of fans. This hot air dries the cloths and the sensor will sense the temperature and humidity and sends the data to micro-controller.
5 Athul P Design and Development of Manhole Desilting Machine: The aim of the project is to remove man out of the manhole, ie to have minimal involvement of human in the De-silting process.
6 Madhusudhan Rao Dew Point Chiller: Dew point chiller provides chilled water required for radiant/structure cooling without using a compressor.
7 Sonika Krishna G Electronic leak test panel: The leak test panel will be equipped with features which stand out from the competitors. Features such as signature analysis, temperature compensation and system design optimization. In addition, the panels will be low cost which is affordable and accurate for all to improve the quality of products.
8 Madhav R Badsheshi Smart Modular Controller: A smart modular controller is a device that can be used in many applications where there is a need of controlling ‘N’ no of motors of variable capacities and specifications.
9 P Nakkeeran Smart Metallic Water Bottle: Smart Metallic Water Bottle which can show the purity of the water inside the bottle, a bottle which can self clean and is eco friendly.
10 Neha Satak GigaMesh is the most appropriate alternative to optical fiber as it provides fibre-like speeds at 2 TIMES less cost and without the hassle of fibre. The product operates in E-band frequency spectrum that is expected to be “light touch licensed” in India.
  • Year 1 - 2018-2019
IIIT-Maker Village
Sr. No. Name of the PRAYASEEs (Innovator approved for PRAYAS grant) Brief description of the Project
1 Vishnu V Nath Custom designed UAV system for land surveying, precision agriculture etc
2 Akhil S Intelligent Optimiser for Solar Charging system
3 Bavil Varghese Development and manufacturing of 2 & 3 Wheeler Electric Vehicle power train
4 Pinky Jayaprakash This is a hardware device capable of capturing data from Video surveillance systems and perform edge computing to detect objects instantaneously
5 Charles Vijay Varghese Automatic intelligent electro mechanical system for harvesting neera
6 R Sreekumar Spray pyrolysis machine used for coating thin films of compound semiconductors and metal oxides
7 Rony V John Wearable Dynamic Phototherapy Device for skin diseases
8 Sony TL An integrated system with centralized repository and management system with live feed from inland craft
9 Unnikrishnan KC This is a fully automatic robotic pick and place machine which can be customised for small scale PCB assembly
10 Rohil Dev N Device for Smartphones to deliver Larger Virtual Screen Experience, Multitasking and Augmented Reality
11 Divya Govind Varier eeZeeBUS- FM radio based Bus tracking
12 Arjun Varma IOT based real time water quality detection using pollution and parametric sensors
13 Sruthy Gopal Development of a connected infusion monitor, which can count the drops, calculate real-time drop rate and adjust the fluid flow
14 Muhammed Nujoom Customised Waste water treatment and quality Monitoring
15 Jeffrey George Modular waste to RDF converter for house holds
16 Johns T Mathai Automated underwater drone/remote operated vehicle (ROV) capable of performing Visual inspection
17 Akhil Gopalan Drone for cargo logistics with a pay load of 10 to 15 Kgs
18 Ashfaq Ashraf C Smart Blood bag monitoring device for safe blood transfusion
19 Malbin Jose Plug and play solution to provide protection from high voltage, low voltage and leakage problems
20 Samir Dayal Singh Affordable SMART detection and monitoring system for ensuring hygiene at Public Toilets
21 Deeshna Vishnu Prasad Digitalization of public living strategies in all aspects, by providing a smart & secure network
22 Arun PM IOT based standalone modular telemetry device for end-to-end management of assets and logistics
23 Rajgopal V Hardware device for home automation which can be customised for agriculture applications
  • Year 1 - 2018-2019
Sr. No. Name of the PRAYASEEs (Innovator approved for PRAYAS grant) Brief description of the Project
1 Soumitra Das PhyzeeMon – an exercising gaming solution which includes a motion sensing wearable device strapped to the patient’s limb relaying sensor metrics to a Software gaming component via a wireless communication interface. A physiotherapy treatment plan will use specific therapeutic exercises treatment helps improve recovery of the affected muscles and strengthening of the affected body parts.
2 Vijay Kumar Nellore The product provides access to mechanical CPR with built-in ECG, defibrillator and IOT to save time and achieve higher survival rates.
3 Pradeep Pallelli To build an in-house designed multicopter with compatible battery system that can fly for upto 60 minutes (more if possible) so that operations can be conducted continuously without having to carry multiple batteries or look for charging infrastructure in the field.
4 Suraj Partani Indibots is developing robots for cleaning Solar panels. These robots are portable, they do not need any pre installation and are plug and play. The robot uses novel dry cleaning technology to clean solar panels. The robots do not uses water and can navigate automatically.
  • Year 1 - 2018-2019
Sr. No. Name of the PRAYASEEs (Innovator approved for PRAYAS grant) Brief description of the Project
1 Mr.Sundar Raj.R HASTA, multi-articulating myo-electric hands.HASTA use myoelectric signals from residual limb for its operation.
2 Dr.Dileepkumar.R Biocatalytic system for the re-purpose of used cooking oil.The waste cooking oil can be converted to potential biodiesel through pre-treatment processes followed by trans-esterification reaction.
3 Mr.Arun Nair.P.S Transcutaneous Energy Transfer System(TET) for Fully implantable, miniaturised Ventricular Assist Device(VAD).
4 Mr.Faseem Muhammed.S Handheld ECG and EEG analyser.The device working is based on analog signal acquisition from the electrodes and processed by DSP and stored and displayed.
5 Mr.James.T.J Design and Development of affordable Self – operating backrest (Automatic and Manual) attachment for bed ridden patients to raise their body.