SPONSORED PROJECTS

1. Study of body-gestures based input methods for low literate users (2012-13)

  • a. Funding agency - IBM Research (as a part of IBM SUR award)
  • b. $15,000

2. Exploration and investigation of gestural interfaces (2013-2015)

  • a. Funding agency - Microsoft Research
  • b. INR 6,00,000

3. Research in smartphone accessibility domain (2014-2015)

  • a. Funding agency - Samsung Research Institute Bangalore
  • b. INR 24,00,000

4. Development of new deformation-based interaction techniques (2014-2016)

  • a. Funding agency - Nokia
  • b. Euro 50,000

5. Design and development of a leave application portal (2015)

  • a. Funding agency - Kamrup district administration, Govt. of Assam
  • b. INR 3,00,000

6. Research on Dhobi and Dhobighat (2015-2017)

  • a. Funding agency - Supply Network Innovation Center, P&G Brussels
  • b. Euro 44,000
  • c. Co-Investigator – Pankaj Upadhyay, Department of Design, IIT Guwahati

7. Development of ICT ecosystem for health administrators, medical officers, and health workers to track/monitor the progress of TB patients in real-time (2017-2019)

  • a. Scheme: Impacting Research Innovation and Technology – I (IMPRINT I)
  • b. Funding agency – Ministry of Human Resource and Development (MHRD) and Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR)
  • c. INR 49,80,000
  • d. Co-investigator – Dr. Pratul Kalita, Department of Design, IIT Guwahati

8. A mobile phone-based virtual and augmented reality platform for training and educating Community Health Workers (CHWs) in India (2017-2019)

  • a. Scheme: Impacting Research Innovation and Technology – I (IMPRINT I)
  • b. Funding agency – Ministry of Human Resource and Development (MHRD) and Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR)
  • c. INR 44.96,000
  • d. Co-investigator – Dr. Papiya Das, Guwahati Medical College

9. Design of E-budget 2018 for the state of Assam, India (2018)

  • a. Funding agency - Finance Department, Govt. of Assam
  • b. INR 9,80,000

10. Workshop: Team building and design thinking in policymaking (2018)

  • a. Funding agency - Govt. of Assam
  • b. INR 2,36,000

11. Design and development of a Virtual Reality zone (2019-2020)

  • a. Funding agency - ASTEC, Govt. of Assam
  • b. INR 34,00,000

12. A Field Study to Assess How Different Timings of Financial Incentives can Improve Medication Adherence

  • a. Funding agency - NUS Initiative to Improve Health in Asia (NIHA) Grant
  • b. $1,20,000
  • c. Collaborating partners and universities – Dr. Joel Goh, NUS; Dr Sze-Chuan Suen, USC; Dr Diana M. Negoescu, University of Minnesota