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OS for over-the-air updates and complete control of smart lighting controllers
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Usage meter for bio digesters

Client: Sustain Earth, India

Domain: Energy,

Contribution: Design, Development,

Arena: Startup

Technology Readiness Level: 7

Status: Prototype

Patent: No

April 2016 - July 2016

Simple wireless meter to measure consumption of bio-gas to enable pay-as-you-go model for bio-digesters
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Project Sphere focused on Bangalore-centric approaches to solve challenges around the resource areas of air, energy, food, waste and water.
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Wireless mesh enabled microwave power detector to trigger alarms if the microwave leakage is beyond acceptable levels in industrial processing applications.
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Novel material for shoe counters and prototype machine for rapid moulding of counters inside shoe - 80% more efficient than traditional process.
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Smart terminations and joints

Client: REPL International

Domain: Energy,

Contribution: Design, Supply Chain,

Arena: Startup

Technology Readiness Level: 9

Status: Released

Patent: Yes

February 2013 - July 2015

Research and partner identification for integrating current/voltage sensors into joints and terminations.
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Novel low cost microwave tunnel design using consumer magnetrons to rapidly dry recycled paper products
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Designed a system to efficiently and progressively dry slurry on conveyor belts without it clumping up.
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Rapid, efficient curing of wet spots in mineral wool remnant from traditional curing.
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Resonant waveguides for pre-heating of polymers

Client: Pera Technology

Domain: Energy,

Contribution: Design, Experiments,

Arena: Corporate

Technology Readiness Level: 6

Status: Prototype

Patent: No

January 2012 - October 2012

Offset resonant cavities to rapidly and efficiently pre-heat polymer sheets prior to compression moulding
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Highly efficient, bio-monitor controlled ballast water treatment.
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Microwave pre-heating and novel insulated mould to achieve up to 2x more energy efficiency in powder impression moulding of recycled polymers.
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Modified structure of wood to allow higher uptake of wood treatment liquids.
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Sensor enabled microwave chamber for safely drying fresh cut timber in 10% of usual drying time.
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Safe and rapid drying of flood affected properties using combination of microwave and traditional techniques.
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Lightweight frequency selective surface made from polyaniline that acts as a radar absorber - designed for wind turbine and drone blades.