Office of International Relations

Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur

Award Information:
The objective of the NYU Tandon-IIT Kanpur Joint Research Funding is to develop ideas and preliminary work that could be incorporated into successful joint proposals to funding agencies such as U.S. National Science Foundation (NSF) and the Department of Science and Technology (DST) for Collaborative Research Opportunities.
PIs from NYU Tandon and IIT Kanpur will be required to jointly apply for the seed grant by submitting a detailed proposal. Each selected proposal will be funded US $20,000 for NYU PI expenses, and INR 15,00,000 for IITK PI expenses. Up to 7 such proposals will be funded.
The seed grants are primarily to facilitate travel of the PIs and their graduate students and hosting collaborators.

NYU Tandon-IIT Kanpur Joint Research Funding Awardees
S. No.IITK PI (Name and Department Affiliation)NYU PI (Name and Department Affiliation)
1 Angshuman Karmakar,
Computer Science & Engineering
Brandon Reagen,
Electrical & Computer Engineering
2 Urbi Chatterjee,
Computer Science & Engineering
Ramesh Karri,
Electrical & Computer Engineering
3 Shakti Gupta,
Mechanical Engineering
Farshad Khorrami,
Electrical & Computer Engineering
4 Raghvendra Chaudhary,
Electrical Engineering
Hamed Rahmani,
Electrical & Computer Engineering
5 R. Sankararamakrishnan,
Biological Sciences & Bioengineering
Jim Kim Montclare,
Chemical & Biomolecular Engineering
6 Suvendu Samanta, Gururaj Vishwanath,
Electrical Engineering
Francisco De Leon, Dariusz Czarkowski,
Electrical & Computer Engineering
7 Pranamesh Chakraborty,
Civil Engineering
Chinmay Hegde,
Electrical & Computer Engineering