Minor Projects

Sl. No.

Name of the Investigator

Title of the project and duration

Amount sanctioned

 

Funding Agency

Status

 

1

 

Dr. Reeja Jose

(Zoology)

A Comparative Assessment on the quality of Well and Pond Water in Mavelikara Taluk, Alappuzha District, Kerala (2015-17) 18 months

 

2,90,000/-

 

UGC

 

Ongoing

2

Dr. Deepthi G.R.

(Zoology)

Biodiversity, Ecology and Conservation of Mangrove Ecosystem in Ayiramthengu Area, Kollam District, Kerala (2015-17) 18 months

 

2,90,000/-

 

UGC

 

Ongoing

3

Ms. Linda E. Jacob

(Chemistry)

A novel Green  synthesis of Silver Nanoparticles using TagetesErecta flower and Aloevera leaf extracts (2015-17) 18 months

 

1,50,000/-

 

UGC

 

Ongoing

4

Mrs. Siji K. Mary

(Chemistry)

Preparation And Characterisation of ChitinNano Fibers/Starch composites (2015-17) 18 months

 

1,50,000/-

 

UGC

 

Ongoing

5

Mrs. Rekha Rose Koshy

(Chemistry)

Environment  Friendly Green  plstics based on Soy Protein Isolate and castor oil (2015-17) 18 months

 

1,50,000/-

 

UGC

 

Ongoing

 

6

 

Mrs. Divya S. (English)

Aporias of Memory: Narrative Reconstruction of Past in W.G.Sebald’s Fictional World (2015-17) 18 months

 

2,00,000/-

 

UGC

 

Ongoing

 

7

 

Mr. Premjith M.R. (English)

The Metaphor of Subversion in the Writings of People’s Movement in Niyamgiri and Kudamkulam with Special Emphasis on Blogs (2015-17) 18 months

 

1,22,000/-

 

UGC

 

Ongoing

8

Dr. Sajeeve V. P.

(Commerce)

Financial Literacy and Investment Selection – A Case Study of Investors from Kerala (2015 – 17) 18 months

1,50,000/-

UGC

Ongoing

9

Ashish Varughese

(Commerce)

Impact of Foreign Institutional Investment on Volatility and Return of Indian Stock Market (2015 – 17) 18 months

1,55,000/-

UGC

Ongoing

10

Mrs. Deepa Thomas

(Chemistry)

Preparation of Metal cross linked Alginic acid Beads as a carrier for poorly water soluble drugs (2014-16)

 

1,60,000/-

 

UGC

 

Completed

11

Mrs. Abha K.

(Chemistry)

Synthesis, characterisation and bioconjugation of rare earth complexes embedded silica nanoparticles (2013-15) 18 months

 

1,20,000/-

 

UGC

 

Ongoing

12

Mrs. Merin George

(Physics)

Growth, Structural, Vibrational Spectral Studies on Aniline Derivatives for NLO Applications

(2013-2015) 18 Months      

 

1,65,000/-

 

UGC

 

Ongoing

13

Mrs. Julie Thomas (English)

Once upon a time: Influence of Fairy Tales on Budding Writers (2013-15) 18 months

 

1,35,000/-

 

UGC

 

Ongoing

14

Mrs. Bhagyalakshmi Mohan (English)

Women in M.T.Vasudevan Nair's Screenplays:  A Historical Study (2013-15) 18 months

 

1,30,000/-

 

UGC

 

Ongoing

 

15

 

Mrs. Anusha Das (English)

Know the Child, Know the Book- A Developmental Approach to Children's Literature (2013-15) 18 months

 

1,50,000/-

 

UGC

 

Completed

16

Dr. Asha Ramachandran

(Botany)

Conservation strategies, Genotoxic studies and Phytochemical assay on Trichopuszeylanicus ssp. travancoricusBurkill ex Narayanan (2012-14) 18 months

 

2,00,000/-

 

UGC

 

Completed

17

Ms. Jerin Susan John

(Physics)

Vibrational Spectroscopic Investigations And Third-Order Nonlinear Optical Studies of Certain Organic Molecules

(2012-2014) 18 Months      

 

80,000/-

 

UGC

 

Completed

18

Dr. Anne Angeline Abraham (English)

Trajectories of the American and Indian Scenario: Culture in Nikki Giovanni and Chetan Bhagat (2012-14) 18 months

 

1,30,000/-

 

UGC

 

Completed

 

19

 

Mrs. Vidu Vijayan (English)

Street Strikes Ahead: Street as an Axis of Power in Aravind Adiga's The White Tiger (2012-14) 18 months

 

90,000/-

 

UGC

 

Completed

20

Dr. D. Sajan

(Physics)

Growth and Vibrational Spectroscopic Investigations of Efficient π- electron conjugated push pull Nonlinear Optical Chromophore (2011-2013) 18 Months      

 

1,44,400/-

 

UGC

 

Completed

21

Mrs. Lynnette Joseph

(Physics)

Synthesis and Vibrational Spectroscopic investigations of   Biologically Active molecules- Chalcone   derivatives                    (2011-2013) 18 Months      

 

55,000/-

 

UGC

 

Completed

22

Mrs. Jessy Anu Philip

(Chemistry)

Preparation of starch nanocrystals from various sources (2011-13) 18 months

 

1,00,000/-

 

UGC

 

Completed

23

Dr. Laly A. Pothen

(Chemistry)

Biodegradable Soy Protein for potential applications (2011-13) 18 months

 

1,10,000/-

 

UGC

 

Completed

24

Mrs. Giggy P. Koshy

(English)

Mapping the Personal and the Political in Isabel Allende's Spanish Conquestcoras (2011-13) 18 months

 

87,000/-

 

UGC

 

Completed

25

Dr. Nair Anup Chandrashekharan

(English)

Exploring the 'mindscape' of Indian Renaissance poets in the Context of the Colonial Encounter (2011-13) 18 months

 

1,30,000/-

 

UGC

 

Completed

26

Dr. Susamma Jacob (Mathematics)

Restricted Random Walk (2011-13) 18 months

 

1,50,000/-

 

UGC

 

Completed

27

Dr. Harichandran Achari (Malayalam)

Ramacharithathile Vrutham -  A study (2011 – 13) 18 months

80,000/-

UGC

Completed

 

28

 

Mr. Chandy N. George

(Physics)

Development and Characterization of Nanocrystalline Barium Titanate (BaTiO3) Ceramic Reinforced Polymer Composite (2008-2010) 18 Months

 

50,000/-

 

UGC

 

Completed

29

Mr. George Mathew

(Physics)

Development of New Complex Perovskite Ceramic Oxides-Sr2LnTiO6 (Ln-Lanthanide) through Solid-state and Nanoparticle route for Microwave Resonator Applications (2008-2010)        18 Months

 

50,000/-

 

UGC

 

Completed