It is delighted to inform that THDC Institute of Hydropower Engineering and Technology has initiated THDC-IHET RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT CENTER on Jan 21, 2016.

The main objectives of the center are to promote Renewable Energy Innovation by teams of scientists and engineers from the institute andany other Institutes affiliated to UTU. The priority areas covered under the THDC-IHET RDC are: Solar Energy, Wind power, Hydropower, Second Generation Biofuels, and Network and Database on Renewable Energy.

The center also will conduct international conferences, seminars, workshops, short term courses for faculty and students, and tie-up with industry and foreign university for students and faculty exchange programs and joint research projects.

For smooth functioning of THDC-IHET Research and Development Center, the following committee has been constituted:

Chairperson: Prof P. K. Garg (Vice Chancellor, UTU)

Vice Chairperson: Prof G. Tomar (Director, THDC-IHET)

Coordinator: Dr. Chinnappan Baskar

Dy. Coordinator: Ms. Preeti Joshi (Assistant Professor of CSE)

Secretary: Mr. Jyoti Prakash Semwal (Assistant Professor of Civil)



Members: Mr. Ashish Joshi (Assistant Professor of CSE)

Ms. Anoopshi Johari (Assistant Professor of ECE)

Ms. Shrija Gairola (Assistant Professor of Electrical)


The center is inviting research proposals from faculty and research scholars with the sole aim to promote R&D activities in new and emerging areas under Solar Energy and Conversion of Bio-waste to Energy. The duration of each project will be 1.5 years and funding will be provided up to 50,000/- to be sanctioned by the institute only after the acceptance and approval by the THDC-IHET Research and Development committee. The projects can be encouraged with the large funding from other government agencies such as UCOST, AICTE, UGC, DST, DRDO etc. The detailed information about the project proposal and the format is given below:


Call for Proposal (Jan 28, 2016)


Proposal Format (Jan 28, 2016)

For any query, please contact:

The Coordinator

THDC-IHET Research and Development Center

THDC Institute of Hydropower and Technology Tehri

Bhagirathipuram - 249001, Tehri Garhwal, Uttarakhand.


Phone No.: +91-1376-235432

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