Ministry of textile project - Focus Incubation Centre (FIC)

Project title 1

Setting up of a Plug & Play Infrastructure for technical textile manufacturing for user industries/entrepreneurs (Graphene, graphene-coated products & baking oven): Institute project code - TUI


Project title 2

Setting up of a Plug & Play Infrastructure for technical textile (Manufacturing defence, aircraft & pollution-control related products): Institute project code - MPR

SYNOPSIS OF PROGRESS

The infrastructure has generated scope for new product development in following areas-

-Graphene reinforced higher strength synthetic and natural fibre developmen
-Surface modified metals and non-metal for Industry-4 applications
-Nextgen technical textiles materials for defence
-Graphene coated anti-viral mask
-Conversion of green fibre to carbon fibre
-Transparent solar cells


SERIAL OUTREACH WORKSHOP

THEME- Graphene application in Technical Textiles (special drive on hand-loom) and startup opportunities-
The tentative list is stated below-

[PARTICIPANTS WILL BE DECIDED BOTH BASED ON RECOMMENDATION BY DISTRICT ADMINISTRATION AND THROUGH INDIVIDUAL CONTACTS [EMAIL- soumyajitdatta2010@gmail.com


Focus Incubation Centre in IIT Kharagpur (FICIITKGP) is an advanced infrastructure facility supported by Ministry of Textiles to promote
innovations and new generation product development for technical textile sector. Apart from facilitating strong industry- institute partnership, FICIITKGP inspires building startups by fresh science & technology graduates. The major infrastructures are