Minor Projects

Sl. No Principal Investigator Title of the Project Funding Agency Period(From-To) Amount(in Rs/-)

1

Dr. Sunny Kuriakose

New Generation Anti-microbial Coating Based on Silver Nanoparticle Dispersed Hyperbranched Polyglycerols Containing Multichromophoric Groups

UGC

2010 - 2012

85,000/-

2

Dr. Jose K. Xavier

Investigations on the Fate and Control of Water Pollution Due To Synthetic Detergents

UGC

2010 - 2012

75,000/-

3

G. D. Gem Mathew

Development of cellulose-fibre reinforced poly propylene composites

UGC

2011 - 2013

1,90,000/-

4

Thomas V. Mathew

Functionally modified natural polymers such as lignin: synthesis, characterization and photoresponsive studies

UGC

2011 - 2013

1,40,000/-

5

Dr. Sunny Kuriakose

Studies on the Biomedical Applications of Carbon Nanoparticles Dispersed in Macromolecular Scaffolds

UGC

2014 - 2015

1,90,000/-

6

Thomas V. Mathew

Functionalized Lignin with Chromophoric Groups as a Matrix for Stabilising Silver Nanoparticles: Theoretical and Experimental Studies

UGC

2014 - 2015

1,90,000/-

7

Sajeev Martin George

Development of Supertough Thermosets from Self-Assembled Nanostructured Block Copolymers/Epoxy Resin Blends

UGC

2014 - 2015

1,40,000/-

8

Dr. Joy George

Poverty Scenario in Kerala: An Introspection

UGC

2009 - 2010

90,000

9

Alan Zacharia

The link between alcohol affordability and consumption: A study with reference to Kottayam district

UGC

2013 - 2014

1,00,00

10

Joben K. Antony

Sustainable agricultural development and organic farming: a case study with reference to the Wayanadu district of Kerala

UGC

2013 - 2014

1,00,000

11

Biju K.C. (Coordinator of Dept. project)

Socio-Economic survey on the morbidity trends in Meenachil Taluk

UGC

2013 - 2014

60,000

12

Dr. Sabu De. Mathew

The cultural and religious symbol in the work of Ayyappapanikkar and Sachidhanadun

UGC

2013 - 2014

160,000

13

Sojan Pullattu

Dramas Adapted to feature film in Malayalam. A Historical Perspective

UGC

2009 - 2010

75,000

14

Dr. Thomas Scaria

The impact of documentaries: Historical Cultural and Educational Perspective

UGC

2009 - 2010

90,000

15

Dr.Davis Xavier

Letter shapes and script system

UGC

2012 - 2013

90,000

16

Prince Mon Jose

Mural Paintings And Wooden Engravings in the Christian temples of Meenachil Thluk-History and Faith

UGC

2013 - 2014

90,000

17

Soumya Jose

The History and Relevance of Historical Films in Malayalam-An Evaluations

UGC

2013 - 2014

50,000

18

Ashish Joseph

Relationship between Injury mechanism and Age of female volleyball players in Kerala

UGC

2011 - 2013

60,000

19

Dr Sunil C Mathew

A Study on Topologically- Set- Graceful Graphs

UGC

2007 - 2009

60,000

20

Dr Sunil C Mathew

The Properties of Invertible Fuzzy opological Spaces

DST

2007 - 2010

1,98,000

21

Dr Sunil C Mathew

A Study on Lattices related to L- Fuzzy Topological Spaces

UGC

2012 - 2014

1,60,000

22

Dr. V.V. Geoegekutty

Dalit Empowerment Depicted in Hindi Fiction

UGC

2007 - 2009

75,000

23

Dr. C.K. James

Hindi Teaching in Kerala: Challenges and their Remedies

UGC

2011 - 2013

1,14,600

24

Dr. Ison V. Vanchipurackal

Investigating Photo induced charge transfer between semiconductor nanocrystals and polymers for photovoltaic applications

UGC

2012 - 2014

87,000

25

Prof. Antony Simon

Monte Carlo Simulation of Cell Migration

UGC

2012 - 2014

70,000

26

Dr. Sunny Mathew

Electrical and optical properties of ZnO nanostructured Thin Films for gas sensors

UGC

2011 - 2013

85,000

27

Dr. Simon Augustine

Effect of annealing on structural, electrical and optical properties of pure and doped ZnO thin films under different oxygen partial pressures

UGC

2010 - 2012

1,65,000

28

Dr. Ison V. Vanchipurackal

Swift heavy ion induced intermixing of CdTe/CdS bilayers for solar photovoltaic applications

UGC

2009 - 2011

35,000

29

Prof. Raju Mathew T

Preparation of electrical Characterization of ZnO nanostructure thin films by two step chemical bath deposition technique

UGC

2009 - 2011

35,000

30

Dr. Michael Augustine

Simulation of wave propagation in magnetically tunable nonlinear waveguide structures containing ferrite films

UGC

2009 - 2011

45,000

31

Dr. Ginson P Joseph

Studies of the Physico- Chemical Properties of organometalic NLO crystals for photonics device fabrication

UGC

2009 - 2011

1,15,000

32

Dr. Raj Mathew

A fuzzy approach to strategic games and an analysis of exchange network dilemma

UGC

2011 - 2013

2,00,000

33

Dr. Stany Thomas

Social Mobility and Self Reliance of Rural Women in Kerala: Empowerment of Women through Self Integrated Groups- A Case Study’

UGC

2008 - 2010

94,000

34

Sijo K. Manuel

Human Rights and Role of NGOs: A Study on mnesty International (2000- 2007

UGC

2009 - 2011

50,000

35

Sijo Mathew

Human Rights Violation of Migrant Workers in Kerala with special reference to Tamil migrants in Kochi

UGC

2013 - 2014

1,25,000

36

Dr. Prakash Kumar B.

Screening of medicinal plants for dual inhibition of Lipoxygenase (lox) and Cycloxygenase (cox)

UGC

2009 - 2010

80,000

37

Dr K.M Kurian

A Sensitivity Study of the Confidence Interval Estimation of Process Capability Indices in the Variance Components Model

UGC

2007 - 2009

1,20,000

38

Bindu P.P

Statistical Applications in Micro-array technology and Bioinformatics

UGC

2009 -2012

10,00,000

39

Dr Joy Jacob

A statistical study of the contributing factors of human development in the case of Scheduled Tribes in Kottayam and Idukki Districts of Kerala

UGC

2006 - 2008

1,25,000

40

Dr. T.J. Abraham

Travel Writing and Modern India: A Critique of Racism, Hegemony and Identity Formation.

UGC

2007 - 2008

40,000

41

Dr. T.J. Abraham

Ethical Criticism: Levinas and M.K.Gandhi as lternative Voices

UGC

2009 - 2011

1,50,000

42

Tejil Thomas

Unveiling the Unlimited Tourism Potentials of Kerala Backwaters hrough Community Participation

UGC

2014 - 2015

50,000

43

Dr. Babu Jose

Financial Literacy – Study on Financial Literacy of Women in Kottayam District, Kerala

UGC

2014 - 2015

55,000

44

Prof. Binoy Chacko [Principal Investigator] Dr. Gireesh Kumar G.S [Co- PI]

Impact of Board Composition on Financial Performance: A study with special reference to elected companies listed in BSE.

UGC

2014 - 2015

85,000

45

Bobby Simon

Innovation Management of Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises of Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises

UGC

2014 - 2015

55,000

46

Dr. V.V. Georgekutty

Entrepreneurship Awareness among the students of Arts and Science Colleges in Kerala

UGC

2008 - 2010

75,000

47

Dr. Sunny Josep

Socioeconomic Impact of NRI Remittances – A Case study of Malappuram District of Kerala

UGC

2008 - 2010

75,000

48

Dr. Dennis Thomas T.

Survey for elite coconut mother palms in Kottayam district, Kerala

CDB

2012

1,25,000

49

Dr. Johns Augustine

Collection and conservation of some rare and endangered orchids found in the Vagamon Hills of Kottayam, District , Kerala

UGC

2012 - 2013

98,000

50

Mr. Bince mani

In vitro selection and biochemical characterisation of salt resistant cell lines of Calotropis gigantean

UGC

2012 - 2013

1,30,000

51

Dr. Jomy Augustine

Vegetation analysis of the grasslands and surrounding forests in Vagamon hill: A growing tourism center, Kerala

UGC

2007 - 2009

65,000

52

Toji Thomas

Characterization of antibacterial principle from AcrostihumaureumL.

UGC

2011 - 2013

80,000

53

Dr. T.J. Abraham

Gilles Deleuze & Nagarjuna as Postmodernists .

UGC

2013 - 2014

70,000