Projects

Development of 5-kilowatt MCFC (molten carbonate fuel cell)

April 1, 1996 to June 30, 1999
| Completed Project

@ Design and fabricate MCFC stack components, namely electrodes, electrolyte matrix, and bipolar separator plates with internal gas manifolding @ Assemble the stack with the above components and incorporate a control systems for gas flow, temperature, and power output @ Test the stack performance.

Conserving mycorrhizal diversity

December 1, 1993 to November 30, 1996
| Completed Project

Given the spectrum of benefits that can be derived from mycorrhiza, a Center for Mycorrhizal Culture Collection (CMCC) was established at TERI to both conserve and derive benefits from mycorrhizal diversity in 1993.The depository houses and maintains cultures from 12 different agro-ecological zones out of a total of 20 identified for the country, with 450 isolates of mycorrhizal fungi that foster

Development of double zero varieties of B. juncea and B. napus

December 1, 1992 to September 30, 2000
| Completed Project

Objectives: (1) Standardization of GC (gas chromatograph) and HPLC (high performance liquid chromatograph) based analytical methods for quantitative estimation of fatty acids and glucosinolates. (2) Transfer zero erucic acid and low glucosinolate characteristics in Indian B. juncea and B. napus from exotic sources to obtain double low lines of B. juncea and B. napus.

Risk Benefit Analysis of Large Scale Methods of Generating Electricity

September 1, 1989 to February 29, 1992
| Completed Project

Recommissioning of 10 kW stand-alone wind electric generator (SAWEG) in Leh and Ladakh

August 1, 1987 to November 24, 1999
| Completed Project

@ Carry out recommissioning of a 10 kW SAWEG installed by TERI in 1989 @ Install a state-of-the-art inverter, a new voltage control system, and maintenance-free batteries @ Meet power requirements for lighting and other low-power appliances @ Train army personnel in the operation and routine maintenance of the system

Design and development of website for Windamere Hotel, Darjeeling

January 1, 1970 to January 1, 2000
| Completed Project

Website: www.windamerehotel.com