Ministry of Human Resources and Development, New Delhi, Government of India has given an opportunity to open a Design Innovation Centre (DIC) at IIT Kanpur. As a Spoke partner, HBTU collaborated with IIT Kanpur by signing a MOU with IIT Kanpur on 04.01.2017 and following projects are in progress for this phase of DIC activities:
i. Facilities of SPOKE Centre- PI: Prof. Krishna Raj, Dean of Incubation Hub
ii. Development of experimental setup for machining and finishing of Bio compatible materials for medical practice- PIs: Dr. S K S Yadav & Dr. V P Singh,
iii. Microwave Extraction of Essential Oils – PIs: Sh. A K Rathore & Dr. S K Gupta
iv. Design and Implementation of Efficient Digital Filter for Biomedical Signal processing- PI: Prof. Krishna Raj
v. Low cost Acrylic Distemper made from Cow Dung-Mr. Deepak Sharma Mr. Aditya Singh; Remark: Student Project: Mentor : Prof. P.K. Kamani
In July 2015, an Innovation and Incubation Center has been established in the Civil Engineering Department with the support of Dr. A.P.J. Abdul Kalam Technical University Lucknow. The Nodal officers of the centre are: 1. Prof. Sunil Kumar 2. Prof. D. Parmar
An incubation centre, “Reverse Engineering and Rapid Prototyping” is in progress to be established in Mechanical Engineering Department and and Mr. Jitendra Bhaskar is working as coordinator of this incubation centre.