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Smart combination of growing medium, moisture absorbing cartridges and electronics to simplify urban gardening for non-gardeners
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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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Highly sensitive biomonitor for IMO D2

Client: Martek Marine

Domain: Water,

Contribution: Design, Experiments,

Arena: Startup

Technology Readiness Level: 3

Status: Abandoned

Patent: No

July 2013 - April 2014

Fluorometry + neural networks to detect microbial contamination at extremely low concentrations (IMO D2).
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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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Miniature livestock RFID

Client: Datamars

Domain: Food, Electronics,

Contribution: Design, Development, Experiments, Supply Chain,

Arena: Startup

Technology Readiness Level: 9

Status: Released

Patent: Yes

February 2013 - September 2014

The world's smallest UHF RFID tag for livestock.
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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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Completely passive vacuum pressure sensor to detect and prevent failures in vacuum insulated panels.
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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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Long range (6km+) wireless sensors that detect wave strength and direction. Used to protect wave energy generator. Now off the cost of New York.
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Modified structure of wood to allow higher uptake of wood treatment liquids.
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Polymer filters for ballast water treatment with biocides attached to the surface using microwave chemistry.
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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.
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Non-resonant slot structures to focus energy in near field for imaging applications
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Reflection amplifier

Client: ECIT, Queen's University of Belfast

Domain: Electronics,

Contribution: Writing, Experiments,

Arena: Academia

Technology Readiness Level: 7

Status: Released

Patent: No

October 2009 - April 2010

MMIC reflection amplifier for microwave fence applications
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Low loss SMD impedace tuner for covering complete Smith Chart. Multiple applications like tunable antennas and amplifiers, low loss/low profile circulator, backscatter modulated RFID tag, amplitude and phase controlled reflectarray and vector modulator
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Low loss broadside coupler with SMD pads
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Pingu Linux

Client: IIT Kharagpur

Domain: Education,

Contribution: Writing, Experiments,

Arena: Academia

Technology Readiness Level: 7

Status: Released

Patent: No

July 2005 - December 2005

Multi-distro GNU/Linux installer with local network repositories