Results of Screening Research Grant Proposals 

We are excited to announce the list of research grant proposals that passed the screening stage. The decisions were based on rigorous evaluation criteria, including the proposal’s alignment with the grant’s objectives, the feasibility of the project, and its potential for contributing to the advancement of knowledge in the respective field.

S. N.Title of the Research ProposalResearch AreaAffiliations
1Social Engineering Human Emotion Analysis1• National College of Engineering, Tribhuvan University, Nepal  
2Evaluation of Equitable Urban Mobility: A Case Study of Kathmandu Valley1• Pulchowk Campus, Tribhuvan University, Nepal • National College of Engineering, Tribhuvan University, Nepal
3Automated Delta Waste Classifier1• Pashchimanchal Campus, Tribhuvan University, Nepal
4Integrating Multiple Data Types in Deep Learning for Enhanced Healthcare Decision-Making Using Computationally Efficient SOTA models1• Advanced College of Engineering and Management, Tribhuvan University, Nepal • National College of Engineering, Tribhuvan University, Nepal
5Automatic Video Script Generation Based on NLP Using Deep Learning1• National College of Engineering, Tribhuvan University, Nepal
6Probabilistic Characterization of Soil Property and their Effects on Design of Foundations1• National College of Engineering, Tribhuvan University, Nepal
7Deep Generative Modeling for Automated Image Manipulation by Interpreting Text-Guided Prompts with Natural Language Instructions1• Thapathali Campus, Tribhuvan University, Nepal
8AI-Driven E-Governance in Nepal: Opportunities and Hurdles1• Pulchowk Campus, Tribhuvan University, Nepal • Pashchimanchal Campus, Tribhuvan University, Nepal • Cosmos College of Management and Technology, Pokhara University, Nepal
9Spacecraft’s Attitude Determination Using Star-Tracker2• Pulchowk Campus, Tribhuvan University, Nepal
10Elevating Search and Rescue Operations with Autonomous Drone and Thermal Imaging Technology2• Pulchowk Campus, Tribhuvan University, Nepal • Thapathali Campus, Tribhuvan University, Nepal
11Next Gen Communication Network  Li-Fi Technology and Its Feasibility Study in Rural Areas of Karnali-Jumla2• Mid-West University, Nepal
12Autonomous Drone2• National College of Engineering, Tribhuvan University, Nepal
13Heuristics For Flow Refueling Location Model For Allocation of Alternative Charging Stations3• Himalayan White House International College, Purbanchal University, Nepal
14Integrated Energy, Environmental and Economic Analysis of Transitioning from Petroleum-Fueled Taxi to Electric Taxi in Kathmandu3• Pulchowk Campus, Tribhuvan University, Nepal
15Real Time Malfunction Detection in Smart Meters and Reducing Non-Technical Losses3• National College of Engineering, Tribhuvan University, Nepal
16Navigating the Future: Geospatial Assessment for Strategic Placement of Electric Vehicle Charging & Maintenance Stations in Nepal, Prioritizing Low Carbon Footprint and Energy Efficiency3• Kathmandu University, Nepal
17Development of Low-Cost Pedal Assisted e-Bike3• Kathmandu University, Nepal
18Design and Fabrication of Electric Three Wheeler for Trash Collection3• Thapathali Campus, Tribhuvan University, Nepal
19Condition Monitoring Enabled Refurbishment of Induction Motors3• Kathmandu University, Nepal
20Condition Monitoring system for Substation and Service Transformers Using Machine Learning3• Pulchowk Campus, Tribhuvan University, Nepal • National College of Engineering, Tribhuvan University, Nepal • Hillside College of Engineering, Purbanchal University, Nepal
21Development and testing of a low-speed free energy pump for small-scale irrigation coupled with vertical ultra-low head hydro turbine3• Thapathali Campus, Tribhuvan University, Nepal
22Evaluating the Feasibility and Potential of Chemical Looping Combustion for Sustainable Clean Energy3• Pulchowk Campus, Tribhuvan University, Nepal
23Design and Analysis of Terrain Adaptive Electric Wheelchair in Nepal3• Kathmandu University, Nepal
24Enhancing Code Compliance through Optimal Retrofit Measures for Non-Engineered and Pre-Engineered RC Buildings4• Pulchowk Campus, Tribhuvan University, Nepal
25Assessment of Impact of Construction Materials (Rammed Earth and Recycled Materials) in Building’s Thermal Behavior and Comfort in Kathmandu Valley4• Himalaya College of Engineering, Tribhuvan University, Nepal
26Evaluation of Effectiveness LID for Roadside Flood Mitigation in a Monsoon-Dominant Mountain Valley in the Mid-Himalayan Region of Nepal4• Pokhara University, Nepal • Pashchimanchal Campus, Tribhuvan University, Nepal
27Experimental Characterization and Numerical Study of Heritage Masonry Building in Lime Surkhi Mortar With and Without Timber Bands4• Khwopa Engineering College, Purbanchal University, Nepal • Khwopa College of Engineering, Tribhuvan University, Nepal • National College of Engineering, Tribhuvan University, Nepal
28AI-based Structural Health Monitoring for Maintenance of Existing Bridges4• Advanced College of Engineering and Management, Tribhuvan University, Nepal
29Testing and Characterization of Rammed Earth Elements4• National College of Engineering, Tribhuvan University, Nepal
30Structural Health Monitoring and Assessment of Old Bridges in Nepal4• Rural Infrastructure and Management Consultant Pvt. Ltd.  • Kathmandu University, Nepal • National College of Engineering, Tribhuvan University, Nepal
31Studying the Overall Impact on Service Lane Due To Construction of a Flyover On Gwarko Intersection in Ring Road of Kathmandu Valley4• Kathmandu University, Nepal • Nepal Open University, Nepal • University of Salzburg, Austria • Hillside college of Engineering, Purbanchal University, Nepal
32Cut Slope Stability Analysis and Suitable Mitigation Measure on Terrain with Slopes for Building Construction in Besisahar of Lamjung4• National College of Engineering, Tribhuvan University, Nepal
33Unveiling Waste and its Ripple Effect: Analyzing the Impact of Waste on Water Resources Quality5• Advanced College of Engineering and Management, Tribhuvan University, Nepal
34Blending Integrated Water Resource Management (IWRM) and Climate Change Mitigation and Adaptation Approaches to Achieve SDG for Nepal5• Nepal Open University, Nepal • Kathmandu University, Nepal • Pokhara University, Nepal • University of Salzburg, Austria
35Simulation of Gaseous Hydrocarbon Combustion in Industrial Flares: A Computational Fluid Dynamics and Combustion Modelling Approach5• Kathmandu University, Nepal
36Climate Change Impact and Trade-off Evaluation among Planned Projects of a Basin5• National College of Engineering, Tribhuvan University, Nepal

We extend our sincere gratitude to all the applicants for their hard work, dedication, and commitment to advancing research in their respective fields. We understand the time and effort invested in preparing and submitting the research grant proposals and are truly appreciative of your contributions.

Thank you for your continued support and interest in our research grant program. We look forward to the submission of detailed proposals. Use of the template) to prepare the detailed proposal is mandatory. Please download the template of the detailed proposal by signing in the online submission platform (see below) using the user ID and password we have sent you by emails.

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