List of MoUs signed in 2017-18

No: Title Agency
01 Transfer of intellectual property for casting, filling and solidification simulation M/s. 3D Foundry Tech Pvt. Ltd., Mumbai
02 Partnering Academic Industry Research- PAIR KSCSTE (Kerala State Council for Science, Technology and Environment) and M/s. Vinvish Technologies Pvt. Ltd.
03 Development of ceramic adsorbents for gas and vapour molecules M/s. Noritake Co., Limited., Japan
04 Promote mutual cooperation on education and scientific research in the engineering discipline. The Faculty of Engineering and Graduate School of Engineering, Japan
05 Fabrication system/Tailor made models M/s. Elixir Technology, Bangalore and M/s. Engen Consultants Pvt. Ltd., Trivandrum
06 Microstructure analysis of industrial yarns M/s. Sri Ram Fibres Limited, Chennai
07 Evaluation of NIIST -Inorganic Pigments M/s. VIBFAST Pigments Pvt. Ltd., Gujarat
08 Educational and Scientific Cooperation Shibaura Institute of Technology, Japan
09 Removal of colour from parboil rice mill effluent M/s. Galaxy Environ, Ernakulam, Kerala
10 Antidiabetic validation of natural product fractions M/s. Arjuna Natural Extracts Limited, Aluva
11 Detailed scientific analysis of different medicinal plants and formulations Government Ayurveda College, Thiruvananthapuram
12 Development of CNSL based resin for rubber chemicals M/s. Associated Rubber Chemicals Pvt. Ltd., Kochi
13 Chemical Testing M/s. Envirodesigns Eco Labs, Ernakulum
14 Development of high strength Aluminium alloy for automotive applications M/s. Tata Motors Ltd., Mumbai
15 Community size anaerobic digester M/s. Swatch Future Energy Solution, Thiruvananthapuram
16 Cultivation of Nannochloropsis sp. in 1000L capacity open raceway pond to assess growth and lipid production M/s. ABAN Infrastructure Limited., Chennai
17 Post and Pre-monsoon water sampling and analysis of irrigation project river basins M/s. Kerala State Remote and Environment Centre (KSREC), Thiruvananthapuram
18 Providing technical consultancy M/s. Omgene Life Sciences Pvt. Ltd., Gujarat
19 Post Harvest operation for value addition of indigenous fruits and vegetables Department of Agriculture Development and Farmers Welfare Department, Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala
20 Application of Inorganic/Organic hydrophobic surface coatings on porcelain electrical Insulators M/s. Aditya Birla Insulators, West Bengal
21 In-vitro evaluation of nutritional and probiotic activity of sweeteners M/s. TATA Chemicals Limited, Mumbai
22 Isolation, structure elucidation of uttroside B from Solanum nigrum and synthesis of Uttroside B analogues M/s. Rajiv Gandhi Centre for Biotechnology, Trivandrum
23 Research and develop waste processing and waste to energy technologies for commercial use. M/s. GJ Nature Care & Energy Pvt. Ltd., Cochin
24 Non-disclosure agreement M/s. ITC Ltd., Kolkata
25 Skill Development Agriculture skill council of India (ASCI) Gurugram, Haryana
26 Conducting Environmental Impact Assessment study for the Existing beach wash mining & MSP M/s. Kerala Minerals and Metals, Chavara, Kollam
27 Development of a bioprocess for the commercial production of Gibberellic acid M/s. Margosa Biogrow India Pvt. Ltd., Vadodara-390005, Gujarat

List of MoUs signed in 2016-17

No: Title Agency
01 Determination of emission factors of dioxins from open burning of municipal wastes in Kerala Kerala State Pollution Control Board, Thiruvananthapuram
02 EIA & EMP study for mining area IREL NK Block-II & NK Block-IIE IRE
03 Development of ceramic adsorbents for gas and vapour molecules M/s. Noritake Co. Limited., Japan
04 Scientific analysis of different medicinal plants & Conservation of endangered plants. Calicut University
05 Agreement for collaborative Research between CSIR-NIIST and DBT JNTBGRI, Palode, Thiruvananthapuram
06 Agreement for collaborative Research between CSIR-NIIST and DBT JNTBGRI, Palode, Thiruvananthapuram
07 Anaerobic digester cum biogas plant for household organic waste M/s. Mailhem IKOS Environment Pvt. Ltd, Pune
08 Solvency efficacy of medicated oils (Thaila Murchanam) M/s Arshveda Wellness Pvt. Ltd.
09 Blue Pigment M/s. Shepherd Colour Company, USA
10 Agreement for joint Research between CSIR-NIIST and RGCB, Thiruvananthapuram Rajiv Gandhi Centre for Biotechnology, Thiruvananthapuram-695 014
11 Procurement of license for biofilter technology M/s. Elixir Enviro Systems Pvt. Ltd., Alappuzha, Kerala
12 Plant Scale metallisation and chemical beneficiation studies on low grades of ilmenites for the production of upgraded ilmenites V V Minerals, Thirunelveli, Tamilnadu
13 Process development for enhancing the longevity of coir geo textiles (COIR BHOOVASTRA) Coir Board, Kochi, Kerala
14 Bio- Plastics from poly (Lactic Acid)/ Coir Composites Coir Board, Kochi, Kerala
15 Process development for surface modification of coir fibers for enhanced spin ability Coir Board, Kochi, Kerala
16 Exploring lanthanum phosphate based crucibles for use in metallurgical applications M/s. Ants Ceramics Pvt. Ltd., Maharashtra
17 Development of sunlight active self-cleaning coatings based on photo catalytic titania and hydro phobic coatings based on lanthanum phosphate M/s. H R Johnson India Pvt. Ltd., Maharashtra
18 Alumina based HTCC and LTCC substrates for hybrid microelectronic circuits in strategic sector applications M/s. Ants Ceramics Pvt. Ltd., Maharashtra
19 Consultancy for modernization of Sreedhareeyam ayurvedic medicines M/s. Sreedhareeyam ayurvedic medicines Pvt. Ltd., Koothattukulam
20 Development in various multidisciplinary and cutting edge areas including traditional knowledge and plant based natural products Rajiv Gandhi Centre for Biotechnology, Thiruvananthapuram
21 Development of stabilized liquid and powder formulation of (1) Biopesticide (2) Biofertilizers T Stanes Co Ltd, Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu
22 Occurrence of acrylamide, a heat induced food toxicant, in processed food products of India: Mitigation strategies and health risk Food Safety & Standards Authority of India, Ministry of Health & Family Welfare ( FSSAI)
23 Fish meal factory effluent treatment & odour control Matsyafed Fish Meal & Oil Control, Alappuzha, Kerala
24 SMART FOUNDRY – 2020 IIT, MEFGI, CHARUSAT
25 Research leading to product development and clinical applications Regional Cancer Centre, Thiruvananthapuram
26 Rare earth phosphate powders and rare earth blue pigment powders (Trial Materials) M/s. Krishna Conchem Products Pvt. Ltd., Mumbai
27 Develop colloidal gold particle 9CGP conjugated antibody system for the detection of Malaria M/s. HLL Lifecare Ltd., Thiruvananthapuram
28 Hydrogenation of fish oil and isolation of squalene from Rice bran oil deodisllate M/s. Arbee Biomarine Extracts Pvt.Ltd., Mysore
29 Industrial evaluation of IR reflective inorganic Blue pigment M/s Ferro Corporation, USA
30 Production of bioactive components of fish oil M/s. Aasha Biochem, Kozhikode