Currently, the Center is implementing the following two internal research projects:
- Documentation of biodiversity in Chithera Gram Panchayat, Dadri Block Panchayat, Tehsil Dadri, Gautam Budh Nagar Distt., Uttar Pradesh and preparation of a biodiversity register (Jyoti K Sharma, Amit K Tripathi, Mohd Ahmad and Manish Bharadwaj)
- Establishment of a Thematic Botanic Garden in the campus of Shiv Nadar University (Jyoti K Sharma, Mohd Ahmad and Amit K Tripathi
Undergraduate students work on short-term research projects related to various environmental problems under the supervision of Prof. Jyoti K Sharma.
The following two students have completed OUR projects under Jyoti K Sharma:
(i)Saumya Bhatt: Water Quality of Main Kalda Distributory Irrigation Canal, a tributary of Upper Ganga Canal in Dadri, Gautam Buddha Nagar, UP (OUR 2014-15)
(ii) E Vishnu, S.A.:Effects of different sources of water on growth of select vegetables in hydroponic system(OUR 2016-17)
(iii) During the current year (2017-18), Shanjana Ashok Kumar is working on the following OUR Project (2017-18)
Partitioning of Lead and Cadmium in Plants Grown in Hydroponics, and their Remediation using Chemicals
In addition, the following students are working on various projects:
(i) Ushma Ahuja, Chemical Engineering (Final Year) is working on her minor project on “Yamuna and its encounter with Sewage Treatment Plants: A Review” and a major project on “Status of Sewage Treatment Plantsalong Yamuna River in Delhi” .
(ii) Vineet Chatterjee and Amandeep Bhupal, Second Year students of B.Tech. are working on a project “Dependency of Farmers of Chithara Village on Dairy milk for their livelihood”.