The Centre is undertaking following Sponsored Research Projects from various Agencies:
1. Agro Ecological zone based biomass assessment of Thiruvannamalai district for climate change adaptation. (Sanctioned by DST) 2. An investigation of the changes in cloud cover using long term trends in precipitation extremes and their impact on radiation feedback. (Sanctioned by SERB, DST) 3. Quantification of impact of regional climate change on precipitation patterns over India. (Sanctioned by MoES) 4. Integrated scientific approach for sustainable development of tribal community – A case study of Kalrayan Hills, Villupuram Dist, Tamil Nadu using RS and GIS. (Sanctioned by NRDMS - DST) 5. Adopt a Lake – Renewable water source for societal sustenance. (Sanctioned by NCSTC - DST) 6. Know Your Watershed and give water a hand. (Sanctioned by NCSTC - DST) 7. Detecting convective clouds over india using multi-spectral satellite observations and quantifying their variability in changing climate. (Sanctioned by ISRO Respond) 8. Modeling regional soil moisture through Microwave Remote Sensing and Water Cloud Model. (Sanctioned by SERB - DST) 9. Strategies to harness runoff rundown from mountainous watershed by rejuvenation of tanks and artificial recharge to increase utilisable water: a case of Thriuvannamalai hills, Tamil Nadu. (Sanctioned by WTI - DST) 10. Developing near real time high resolution precipitation products using multisatellite observations for near real time flash flood monitoring. (Sanctioned by HRDG, CSIR)
1. Development of Spatial Decision Support System to Suggest Sustainable Agricultural Crop Pattern for udumalpet canal command area of Parambikulam Aliyar Project. (Sanctioned by DST) 2. Generation of Large Scale Village Resources Information System for the Tsunami Affected Coastal Villages Using Remote Sensing and GIS. (Sanctioned by DST) 3. Biomass Estimation of Teak Forest using Microwave Remote Sensing. (Sanctioned by MoEF) 4. Monitoring of Coastal Environment with Special Reference to Disaster Mitigation using High Resolution Satellite Data and GIS (Sanctioned by MoEF) 5. An Inlet Information System for Tamil Nadu Coast. (Sanctioned by DST – Fast Track) 6. Morphological Change Detection Using Differential SAR Interferometry in the Tsunami Affected Coastal areas in Tamilnadu. (Sanctioned by DST) 7. Geomorphological Change Detection and Digital Elevation Model Generation Using Remote Sensing Technique. (Sanctioned by CSIR) 8. Application of Advanced Mathematical Techniques (Soft Computing) in GIS data analysis. (Sanctioned by DST) 9. A WiFS Spectral Biomass Model for Tiruvannamali District. (Sanctioned by ISRO) 10. Spatio -Temporal Monitoring of Soil Moisture Dynamics and CROP Growth. (Sanctioned by ISRO) 11. Assessing Terrestrial Carbon of Eastern Ghats of Tamilnadu using field based approach and satellite data with a view to sustain and upgrade bio-fixation of CO2 by forest cover. (Sanctioned by DST) 12. A Training Programme on to conserve water a natural resources “Know Your Watershed” (Sanctioned by NCSTC-DST) 13. Strategy for increasing per capita availability of water for Gingee town, Tamil Nadu. (Sanctioned by WTI - DST) 14. Evolve Strategies through hydrological modelling of chain of tanks in Guduvanchery, Tamil Nadu. (Sanctioned by NRDMS – DST)
1. Assessment of Irrigation potential created for Ghataprabha Irrigation project, Karnataka State in India Using CARTOSAT satellite Data. 2. Assessment of irrigation potential created for Maskinala and Hirehalla in Karnataka in India using CARTOSAT Satellite Data. 3. Deriving forest cover maps of Karnataka and Maharashtra and overlaying it on wind power density map on respective states. 4. Creating a Digital database of Tamilnadu (Base map & Land Use/Land Cover Map) using Remote sensing and GIS 5. Data Analysis and Interpretation by Cartosat Imageries for Urban Forestry 6. Creating a Digital database of Uttrakhand and Karnataka (Base map & Land Use/Land Cover Map) using Remote sensing and GIS 7. Extracting of Geographical Coordinates of Wind Mills in Tamil Nadu using satellite data 8. Extracting of Geographical Coordinates of Wind Mills in Karnataka and Andhra Pradesh using satellite data 9. Continuous Monitoring and Analysis of High Tide and Low Tide along Shores of BHAVINI. 10. Campus GIS model for a BHAVINI for Planning, Monitoring and Management of the Site Related Spatial Issues using Remote Sensing and GIS. 11. Study on the effect of Off-Shore protection through field survey and Satellite Imaging.