Versatile fabrics as technical textiles for protective clothing.
Brain computer interface sensor & instrumentation for the relevance of military application.
Neuro exoskeleton technologies for soldier locomotion enhancement and increase load carrying capacity.
Combat medical support technologies / devices development.
Soldier Health & Drug Development (SH&DD) Panel
Pre hospital care of combat casualty.
Traumatic brain injury.
Physiology of Extreme Environment & Behavioral Sciences (PEE&BS) Panel
Mechanism and strategies for rapid acclimatization to extreme environmental conditions, including high & extreme altitude, desert, microgravity, hyperbaria amongst others.
Next generation genetic screening tools, diagnostics including biosensors, for maladies at high/extreme altitude and other extreme environmental conditions.
Development of Psychological tests i.e. Intelligence, Aptitude and Personality tests for the selection and placement of Armed Forces Personnel.
Study the develop psychological tests/tools to Assess as well as training modules for the enhancement of Psychological well being, resilience, combat stress management, motivation and moral, attitude, job satisfaction, leadership effectiveness, mental health and values of the armed forces personnel.
Biotechnology and Bioremediation (BTB) Panel
Surveillance of diseases caused by biothreat agents
Vaccine and post exposure therapies for biothreat or chemical warfare agents
Host-pathogen interaction of biothreat agents in natural host
Herbal and chemical repellents for insect vectors and pests
Metagenomic and metaproteomic approaches for identification of microbial pathogens.
Food Science, Hill Agriculture, Bio-fuels & Bio resources (FSH&ABB) Panel