tech STARTUPS UNDER INCUBATION IITM

October 2016 Newsletter >  

Planys Technologies Private Limited

Founders: TANUJ JHUNJHUNWALAVINEET UPADHAY, Prof PRABHU RAJAGOPAL & Prof KRISHNAN BALASUBRAMANIAN
(IITM alumni, 2014 & Faculty members)
What it offers? 
Design & manufacture compact underwater vehicles for immersed structure inspection & environmental survey. Integrate advance marine robotics with the next-generation inspection techniques, to provide an efficient, safe and reliable indigenous solutions for challenging underwater and immersed conditions. Visit us online 
Funds raised: Ministry of MSME (GoI) Grant (Dec'15); $260k (Rs 1.75 crore) angel investment by Keiretsu Forum, Chennai & Singapore Chapters (Dec 2015); Undisclosed amount in Seed Series Investment (Nov 2017) from ONGC and other leading VCs & angel investors; Grant-in-aid from BPCL under the Oil PSU's Startup scheme 'Project Ankur' (Nov 2017)

Detect Technologies Private Limited

http://www.detecttechnologies.com/
Founders: DANIEL R DAVIDTARUN MISHRA, Prof KRISHNAN BALASUBRAMANIAN, HARIKRISHNAN AS, KARTHIK R
(IITM alumni & Faculty)
What it offers? 
A holistic solution to the inspection needs of energy sector focusing mainly on the pipeline integrity management. The technologies developed at Detect are of highest novelty and ensures thorough inspection of our client pipeline assets. We have service-based products as well as permanent installable sensors that can show real time health data of the pipelines. Visit us online
Funds raised: Seed funding by IITMIC; undisclosed amount of angel investment by Keiretsu Forum, Chennai Chapter (led by Anil Jain's AJ Ventures), CIIE (IIM-A) and Axilor Ventures (July 2017)
"ET Startup Awards 2017 - Best on Campus"

Air OK Technologies Private Limited

http://airoktech.com/
Founders:
 V DEEKSHITH, Y PAVAN REDDY & V SRAVAN KRISHNA
(IITM Alumni - 2014, 2015)
What it offers?
Developing indoor smart air purifier. Provides cost-effective and efficient technological solutions for air quality management issues in industries, urban built environment and waste management sites. Development of decision support systems for air quality management at industries/urban/local areas. Visit us online
Funds raised: Seed funding by IITMIC; Series A investment (undisclosed amount) (Nov 2017)

Pi Beam Labs Private LImited

https://drive.google.com/file/d/0B-Cj2DEgpVQyemtheGd6cU5yd1E/view?usp=sharing
Founders: VISAKH SASIKUMAR & JACOB THAKKEKARA
(IITM alumni)
What it offers?
Manufactures varients of solar/manual hybrid three wheelers to move goods & passengers for private and public workspace applications. Visit us onlineVideo link

Funds raised: Seed funding by IITMIC & RTBI; Ministry of MSME (GoI) Grant (2015); Rs 1.64 crore angel investment by Keiretsu Forum, Chennai & Singapore Chapters (Dec 2016)

ConzumeX Industries Private Limited

http://www.musewearables.com/
Founders: SAI PRASANTH, AJAY YATHINDRA, KARTHIK REDDY. 
(IITM alumni 2013 & 2015)
What it offers?
Is a tech startup that designs, develops and sells consumer electronics & online mobile services, and aims to change the way people use the internet and wearables. Visit us online. Media feature - TOI, The Hindu, Entrackr, ET
Muse: An Analog Smart Watch with Chatbot Technology Dedicated App and gamification based mobile software platform. Muse comes with ‘SMART’ features like Fitness tracking, Automatic time updates, UV rays alert, Smart notifications, NFC payments and One Year Battery Life. The product will be available for crowdfunding on Kickstarter.
Funds raised: Seed funding by IITMIC (2017)Rs 2.8 crore angel investment by Keiretsu ForumChennai Chapter, lead angels & HNIs (Dec 2017)

Maximl Labs Private Limited

http://www.maximl.com/
Founders: SAMIR OTIV & PANKAJ PAWAN 
(IITM alumni)
What it offers?
Optimize industrial processes using data science - automate shutdowns in process industries
Product – SyncOps (Synchronizing Operations), a Asset Performance Management software focused on bringing planning, execution, co-ordination and database management of a plant, in one single platform - India's first. Visit us online
Funds raised: Seed funding by IITMIC

NeoMotion Assistive Solutions Private Limited

Founders: SWOSTIK S DASH, VIVEK SARDA & Prof SUJATHA SRINIVASAN
(IITM alumni 2013, 2014 & Faculty member)
What it offers? 
NeoMotion makes innovative Assistive Devices to create an impact in the lives of people with disability and the elderly. The initial products of the company are (a) NeoBolt: a clip-on device to wheelchair to enable the user to go outdoors independently and (b) NeoFlame: a wheelchair which is customizable to its user and rugged for outdoor use. Visit us online

Rista Handicrafts Private Limited

http://ristahandicrafts.com/
Founder: JYOTI BUDHIA
What it offers?
RISTA (Rural Indian Social Traditional Artefacts) is a social startup that works with rural woman artisans to create handwoven home décor out of natural fibersRista delivers a wide range of exquisite hand-weaved home décor and gift items made out of natural fibers. They use bio-degradable raw materials such as Cane, Bamboo, Golden Grass and Sabai Grass, processed using traditional ways improvising traditional wisdom of rural artisans. Order products online 
Funds raised: Seed support by RTBI; Ministry of MSME (GoI) Grant

Kamal Kisan (Simple Farms Private Limited)

 
http://kamalkisan.com/
Founder: DEVI MURTHY
What it offers? 
Develops cost-effective, smart mechanization solutions (agricultural equipment) for India’s small and marginal farmers, to reduce labor dependence and increase profitability. Products: Vegetable & Sugarcane Plantars, Mulch Layer. Visit us online 
Funds raised: seed fund by RTBI; seed funding by FISE (Social Alpha)

FIBSOL Life Technologies Private Limited

http://fibsol.com/
Founders: Dr KAVITHA and Dr ANANT RAHEJA
(IITM alumni)
Domain: Nanotechnology & Biotech
What it offers? 
Innovative nanofiber substrates for superior agro-inputs; advanced ceramics; sensors & catalysts; clean energy & filters. Visit us online
Funds raised: Seed funding by IITMIC; SIBRI, Dept of Biotechnology (GoI) Grant (2015)Ministry of MSME (GoI) Grant (Dec'15)
Joint incubation with IITM Bio-incubator

AKXA Tech Private Limited

Founders: Dr RAGHURAJ K. RAO, S. V. RAGHAVAN & AMRITRAJ BHAT 
(IITB & IITM alumni)
http://www.akxatech.com/
Domain: Industrial Process Analytics
What it offers?
Unique decision support systems (products/services) for automatic analysis of Plant DCS Data using algorithm based smart technology tools which will assist in remote monitoring, diagnosis and optimization of continuous manufacturing processes leading to higher plant productivity and energy efficiency. Product Suits: "OPTIMakx" range of products for systematic monitoring/diagnosis/optimization of Plant Wide process oscillations,  PID loop performances, Valve/Damper/VFD/Pump operations. Visit us online
Funds raised: Rs 1 crore from promoting company Aqua Alloys Pvt. Ltd., and individual directors 

GUVI Geek Network Technologies Private Limited

What it offers?
Online skill acceleration & activity based recruitment platform. Visit us online
Funds raised: seed funding by RTBI & IITMIC; Ministry of MSME (GoI) Grant.

MGH Labs Private Limited

http://bogorchid.com/product/Bogorchid-Black/bog12
Founders: MUTHUKUMAR P, HEMACHANDRA B & GOKUL R
(IIT Alumni)
Domain: FMCG Health Care
What it offers? 
Bogorchid which can attract, catch & kill mosquitoes naturally. With several patents filed in India, the product has gone through several test trials and can trap up to 800 Mosquitoes in a span of 3 days in a residential house in Chennai City. Visit us online
Funds raised: Seed investment by IITMIC Bank Loan under CGTMSE Scheme

Pojo Software Private Limited

http://pojo.in
Founder: SRINI VEERASAKTHI  
Domain: Education
What it offers?
Pojo offers http://Needbook.in -  School NEET Courseware available online and DVD based offline magazines, college DVD magazine based skilling. Visit us online
Funds raised: Bootstrapped

Fabheads Automation Pvt Ltd

www.fabheads.in
Founder: DHINESH R KANAGARAJ
(IITM alumnus, 2011)
            
What it offers? 
Developing products targeting industrial automation in composites manufacturing sector, with a special focus on carbon fiber based products. A majority of carbon fiber products are still fabricated using expensive, but ineffective processes that produce heavy raw material wastage and require large manpower. The products developed here focus on complete automation with negligible material wastage allowing to bring down per part costs by minimum 10% to as much as 25% based on the production volume. Visit us online
Funds raised: Seed funding by IITMIC

Daksha Imaging Private Limited

Founders: Prof. ANURAG MITTAL & Dr. RAJ GUPTA 
(IITM faculty and alumnus)
http://www.dakshaimaging.com/
What it offers? 
Daksha develops and provides solutions for the next generation Video Surveillance: a comprehensive footage management that incorporates the best features of both Cloud CCTV system and a Video Management System for enterprise customer. 
Daksha leverages Machine Learning Pattern Matching Image Processing and Computer Vision. The solution provides real time alarming, distributed architecture and high end imaging quality solutions. Visit us online 
Funds raised: Seed funding by IITMIC

Padmaseetha Technologies Private Limited

Founders: W. GOWRISHANKAR
(IITM alumnus, 1998)
Domain: Healthcare and biomedical devices
What it offers? 
Developing a wearable mobile Continuous Ambulatory Peritoneal Dialysis device (mCAPD), which allows people to carry out peritoneal dialysis during their regular sleep or work hours by wearing their proprietary portable device similar to a backpack. This simple and affordable device allows renal patients to have a near normal life, in spite of the crippling disease -  patients in rural areas often have to travel many hours, for their dialysis, imposing a phenomenal burden on their time and costs. Visit us online 
Funds raised: Biotechnology Ignition Grant, BIRAC-DBT (Govt of India); Ministry of MSME (GoI) Grant (Dec'15); Seed funding by IITMIC

Aerostrovilos Energy Private Limited

http://www.aerostrovilos.com/
Founders: ROHIT GROVER, Prof SR CHAKRAVARTHY and PRADEEP THANGAPPAN
(IITM Alumnus 2016 and Faculty (AE); External)
Domain: Energy and Power; Manufacturing
What it offers? 
Develop high-end sophisticated gas turbine technology for power generation in India. Current status: developing a compact 100kW micro gas turbine (MGT) indigenously at an affordable price for Indian market in order to generate power from biomass and bio-waste. Multi fuel compatibility and continuous operation reliability makes MGT a perfect candidate for distributed power generation in rural India using locally available fuels. Due to its high compactness, a MGT can also be installed in electric vehicles for range extension. Visit us online

DIGas Private Limited

www.digas.co.in
Founders: MADHUP SHUKLA, Dr ANJAN CHAKRAVORTY, Dr. BOBY GEORGE, Dr. PRADEEP SARVEPALLI, & Dr. SOUMENDRA KUIRY 
(IITM Alumnus, MS 2016 and IITM Faculty members)
Domain: Automation/Instrumentation
What it offers? 
DiGas is building LPG (Liquefied Petroleum Gas) related automated system and instruments. Visit us online

Beebox Studios Private Limited

www.beeboxstudios.com
Founders: PRASAD SUKUMARANUNNI & SUJAREETHA VENKATANARAYANAN
Domain: Augmented Reality, Virtual Reality, Application & Solution Development
What it offers? 
Develops applications and solutions required for multiple industry verticals to enhance user experience, utilizing Augmented Reality or Virtual Reality products. Company specializes in high quality 3D content creation to transform marketing, education, public safety, customization, Interactive user manuals, etc. with help of AR/VR. Visit us online 
Funds raised: Bootstrapped
 



IMOV MotionTech Private Limited

Founders: VINAY SRIDHAR, Prof. RAMKRISHNA PASUMARTHY & B S SRINIVAS
(IITM Faculty & Ramaiah Institute alum & faculty)
Domain: Wearables & Rehab/Assistive Technologies
What it offers?
IMOV develops intelligent wearables to capture movement & bio-parameters to give more insight on human performance. A varied range of custom devices are being developed for athletes to assist physiotherapy & rehabilitation & create intelligent motion analysis wearable/apparel that predict patterns towards optimum performance. Following prototypes developed:
Basketball shooting form - Multi-sensor wearable system, which specifically determines & gives feedback for a person to correct his shooting form at multiple stages in the shooting action using an App
Fit-Shirt – an EMG Based sensing for GYM Athletes to specifically get muscle information and also ECG based bio-parameters to understand the science of GYM training and prevent muscle fatigue and injuries
Gait Analysis  - Motion sensing and Functional Stimulation of upper and lower limbs to treat persons affected by stroke or spinal cord injury. Custom designed systems which specifically adapt to individual walking and triggers the treatment therapy intended. Visit us online
Funds raised: Bio-ignition Grant from DBT (Birac)

BlueSinQ Automations Private Limited

Founders: ROHIT K & DEEPAK CHANCHAL
(IITM alumni)
http://www.stachs.in/
Domain: IoT (M2M)
What it offers? 
Company dedicated to bridging the gap between luxury and affordability in home 
automation systems
Visit us online
Funds raised: Seed Funding by IITMIC  

EnviTran Smart Systems Private Limited

Founders: Prof. S M SHIVA NAGENDRA, Prof. NILESH J VASA, Prof. GITAKRISHNAN RAMADURAI, RANGA RAJAN T & Dr. DHEERAJ ALSHETTY V
(IITM Faculty members & Alumni, MTech / PhD) 
Domain: Air Quality Management
What it offers?
Designing & developing technologies for monitoring, controlling and managing air quality in various areas including but not limited to industries, vehicular pollution, urban environments and waste management sites. Visit us online

AnimApp (FuchsiaGiraffe Innovations Private Limited)

http://www.animapp.in/
Founder: SAGAR SHETH
Domain: Animal Healthcare, Enterprise
What it offers?
Aims to bring in efficiency in animal healthcare being provided by veterinarians, through a technology platform that enables end-to-end patient management with unique species' assisted workflow. Visit us online
Funds raised: IITMIC and RTBI seed support

Axon Automated Systems Private Limited

Founders: VISHAL SINGH, VAMSI KRISHNA
(IITM alumni, 2014)
Domain: Smart Home Appliances
What it offers? 
Axon Machines builds smart machines to automate kitchen: set of appliances that would cook for us all by themselves. 
Funds raised: Seed funding by IITMIC

nFiver Machineries Private Limited

www.nfiver.com
Founder: RAMADOSS SAMBATHKUMAR
(IITM alumnus)
Domain: Manufacturing & M2M
What it offers? 
The k-Machine®
K-machines are autonomous, programmable and brainy to perform everyday task carried by users with cutting edge control mechanism on the move through Smart phone. The k-machines are injected with intelligence to save your Time, Effort and provide Healthier life. Current product: Automatic wet grinder. Visit us online
Funds raised: Seed funding by IITMIC

SonoLight Imaging Innovations Private LImited

Founders:
 Dr ARUN K THITTAI & Dr GANAPATHY KRISHNAMURTHI
(IITM Faculty members)
Industry: Medical Imaging
What it offers?
Offers imaging products and services that exploit signals ranging from Ultrasound, Light to X-ray. We develop standalone imaging systems as well as unique multimodal systems that find application in clinical diagnostics, treatment monitoring, image-guided interventions, pre-clinical research, among others. The company's unique software design can be customized to become part of OEM for interested scanner manufacturing companies.
Funds raised: Seed funding by IITMIC

Purius Nanosystems Private Limited

(IITM alumnus, MS 2012) 
What it offers? A healthcare diagnostics company that currently develops an integrated molecular diagnostic system for performing complex DNA/RNA/Protein testing. This fully automated system will enable healthcare personnel to perform 'sample-to-result' tests at the point-of-care and take appropriate medical decisions within an hour instead of waiting for days typical of current lab-based testing.
Funds raised: seed support from IITMIC; Biotech Ignition Grant from BIRAC-DBT
Joint incubation with IITM Bio-incubator

Lokyam Agro Products and Food Private Limited

www.purplechilli.in
Founder: SIDDHARTH TATA 
(MBA, Harvard Business School; IITM alumnus, BTech 2004) 
Domain: Agriculture
What it offers?
Purple Chilli (a unit of Lokyam Agro) has developed a technology and process suite wherein a farmer with just 1 acre of land can grow 20+ varieties of vegetables 365 days a year earning Rs 20,000-30,000 per month.  We have successfully proven the technology and process suite in our Learning and Demonstration farm in Ramanagram District, about 50Km outside Bangalore. Purple Chilli works with farmers to replicate the technology and process suite on their farms. The Company markets high quality organic fresh produce grown by its partner farmers directly to customers and select retail outlets. Visit us online
Funds raised: Seed funding by RTBI

Vital Bioscientific Solutions Private Limited

Founder: Harshal S
(current MS student, IITM)
www.vitalbioscientific.com
Domain: Pharmaceutical and Healthcare 
What it offers? 
A spin off from Bioengineering and Drug Design Group at Dept of Biotechnology, IITM, the company works in the area of preclinical healthcare researchVisit our online
Funds raised: seed support by IITMICBiotechnology Ignition Grant from BIRAC-DBT (Govt of India); Ministry of MSME (GoI) Grant (Dec'15)
Joint incubation with IITM Bio-incubator
April 2016 Newsletter > 

Cygni Energy Private Limited

Domains: Renewables, energy efficient Equipments, Solar-DC, Energy Management
What it offers? 
Cygni provides various Solar-DC and DC micro-grid solutions. Innovations: reduces power conversion & losses upto 50% in comparison to typical Solar AC system; Eliminates the risk of electric shock & fire accidents as this falls under Low Voltage DC (LVDC) standard; Integrates AC grid, Solar DC and Battery back-up seamlessly for Uninterrupted Power Back-up. Cygni recently completed 4000 solar DC off-grid installation in Rajasthan and building pioneering DC Microgrid city in Bihar (Sasaram). Visit us online
Funds raised:  Seed funding by RTBI; Rs 10 crore Series A investment
Revenue:  >25 crore in FY17
In-house R&D Certified by DSIR
Products:
ERA Inverterless controller: designed for off-grid or near off-grid homes. DC micro-grid can support upto 500W of load.
DASH controller: unique solar controller to power Offices, urban Commercial complexes, Factories, etc.  (supports load till 2.5KW and multiples thereof).
AC-DC converter: Highly efficient AC to DC converters to be used with DC appliances (saves 40-60% energy).

Swadha Energies Private Limited

http://www.swadhaenergies.com/green-HVAC.html
Founder: ANKIT PODDAR
(IITM student, MS)
Domain: Green HVAC systems
What it offers?
Swadha has designed and developed mechanical systems and electronics that help cut electricity consumption in the AC systems, using advanced power electronics integrated with the building management systemGreen Building Cooling System’ comprising Variable air Volume Box (VAV Box), Variable Frequency Drive (VFD) and sensor network integrated with Building Management System (BMS)Visit us online  |  Media
Funds raised: Seed funding by RTBI
Revenue:  >1cr in FY16

QuNu Labs Private Limited

http://qunulabs.in/
Founders: MARK MATHIAS, Prof ANIL PRABHAKAR & Dr PRAVIN KINI, SRINIVASA RAO ALURI
(IITM alumnus, Faculty & externals)

Domain: Quantum Cryptography 
What it offers? 
QuNu Labs is the first Indian company to develop Quantum cyber-security products using Quantum Key Distribution (QKD) technology. 
QKD solves the problem of key distribution by allowing the exchange of a cryptographic key between two remote parties with unconditional security over a quantum channel. Company is developing products exploiting phenomena of light and Quantum Mechanics. It will offer a range of products, with varying levels of security and confidentiality of communication, which is a crucial requirement for many sectors including Defence, Government, Finance, and Healthcare. Visit us online 
Funds raised: Rs 2.5 crore investment (June 2017)

Growtech Innovations Private Limited

http://growtech.biz/
Domains: Air and Water 
What it offers? 
Growtech is a Technology Licensing & Innovation Consulting company focuused on helping client create disruptive technology based frugal & socially relevant innovations for the bottom of the pyramid population. Current focus: products in the area of Air & Water. Visit us online
Funds raised:  investment by Ratan Tata, Deepak Mangla & Deepak Maheswari

Crion Technologies Private Limited

www.criontech.com
Founders: KARTHIK PONDUGULA & RAHUL KARPURAPU
(IITM alumni)
Domain: Virtual & Augmented Reality, Training & Education
What it offers?
Crion designs and develops virtual reality modules for training and maintenance in mainly manufacturing and process industries. Our solutions include training simulators that give hands-on virtual training on machinery, service and maintenance, process simulations, emergency response training, etc. Visit us online
Funds raised: Seed funding by IITMIC

innoDI Water Technologies Private Limited

Founders: VIJAY SAMPATH, Prof. T PRADEEP and TULLIO SERVIDA
(IITM faculty, Idropan Dell'Orto & AquaSphere Greentech Solutions)
Domain: Water Treatment (ground & surface water)
What it offers?
InnoDI has introduced a new water treatment system based on Capacitive De-ionization (CDI) technology in the market that is ideally suited for Drinking water applications. This innovative technology is used to desalinate water without using resin or membrane filters. It does not require chemicals to treat water and uses very low power to separate salts in water. 

Traditionally ground water treatment is done using Reverse Osmosis Technology. This technology wastes lots of water during treatment, uses much power and chemicals and has a high operating cost for delivering drinking water. CDI is an excellent alternative to this technology. This is a high recovery system where water wastage is just 20% as against 70% from a RO system. It does not use any chemicals, consumes very low power and has the lowest operating cost for treating water when compared to any system in the market today.

Grinntech Motors & Services Private Limited

Founder: PUNEET JAIN
Domain: Energy Storage 
What it offers?
Grinntech aims to enable scaling up of electric vehicles by making them technically and economically feasible. Battery packs constitute major part of an electric vehicle. Grinntech aims to bring that down by introducing new innovative business model and technology products which are build considering price sensitivity & engineering needs of Indian market. Grinntech is building battery management systems for lithium battery packs & doing electro-mechanical packaging of lithium battery packsVisit us online 

Vasitars Private Limited

http://vasitars.com/
Founders: VISHWAS CHANDRA KHAN & TUSHAR GAUTAM 
(IIT-BBS Alumni)
Domain: Pipeline Repair; Engineering products
What it offers?
Provides complete in-situ composite repair solutions to all kind of damage scenarios in transmission pipelines. Currently serving oil & gas; water & process industries. Also involved in designing & manufacturing composite structures such as composite pressure vessels, any automobile & aerospace components, armor design using composites as backing layer for impact resistant applications. Visit us online YouTube
Funds raised: Funding by IOCL, under their oil PSU 'startup fund scheme'.

Reio Bikes (Indira Astron Drive Private Limited)

http://www.reiobikes.com/
Founders: MAHENDRA KUMAR M, SHABEER ABDUL JALEEL, NIYAS YOUSEF & BHUPESH NAGARAJAN
Domain: Clean Tech, Electric Vehicles
What it offers?
REIO bikes aims to be the next generation of electric bicycles. Company is designing their very own drive system, controller & Bio-assist algorithms, reiterating every nut and bolt resulting in a superb riding experience like no other. Featuring a portable yet safe and powerful battery pack, it is also designed to make daily ride effortless & enjoyable, thus making it a perfect fit for short commuters. Visit us online
Funds raised: promoter investment

Least Count Technology Solutions Private Limited (TRI3D)

www.tri3d.in
Founders: KRISHNA S ALWALA & NITISH R PARVATHAM 
(IITM alumni)
Domain: 3D Visualization, Fashion Technology
What it offers?
TRI3D is a Virtual Fitting Room technology solution for e-Fashion stores which helps users to virtually try-on clothes before they buy online. Users can enter a few measurements, skin-tone and pose, and create own body avatars and then select different garments to try-on. TRI3D are working on a scalable garment digitization platform to convert and digitize garments into 3D format at scale. Visit us online
Product comprises three aspects:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=v0DuLe3SEAM

YNOS Venture Engine CC Private Limited

http://www.ynos.in/
Founders: Prof. THILLAI RAJAN & VENTURE INTELLIGENCE 
(IITM Faculty)
Domain: Investment Banking
What it offers?
Improve effectiveness of fund raising process for start-ups and other early stage firms using cutting edge technology, data science, and machine learning tools. Visit us online

Dravak Technologies Private Limited

http://www.dravak.com/
Founders: BIBIN KA, KARTHIK K, MAHESH J VISHNU MURALI
(IITM Alumnus & PhD students, OE)
Domain: Renewable Energy
What it offers?
Company offers an innovative high-performance roof top wind turbine system as a solution to the increasing power demand. Visit us online

Rathi Aerospace Labs Private Limited

Founders: NIKUNJ RATHI and Prof. PA RAMAKRISHNA
(IITM PhD student & Faculty, AE)
Domain: Aerospace
What it offers?
Company is developing a wax based mandrel for safe, cost effective and easy process of making solid propellants for missiles and launch vehicles.

Enability Foundation For Rehabilitation

Founders: Prof ANIL PRABHAKAR, NAMITA JACOB, SHANKAR S & T PRADEEP
(IITM Faculty, Externals)
http://enability.in/
What it offers?
A non-profit Section 8 company to focus on providing indigenous and affordable assistive technologies solutions to teachers, schools, resource centres and rehabilitation workers. Enability will also set up resource centres, and participate and conduct trainings and workshops for the end-users. Visit us online
Current Product: iGest, a kinematic sensor based system that captures gestures of children with cerebral palsy and converts them into a dictionary of sentences.
Funds raised: Grant from NASSCOM Foundation Social Innovation Forum (2015); Ministry of MSME (GoI) Grant (Dec 2015); Seed support by IITMIC

Samudra Consultants Private LImited

http://www.samudraconsultants.com/
Founders: Profs. V SUNDAR, K MURALI and SA SANNASIRAJ
(IITM Faculty members, Ocean Engg)
What it offers?
Provide expert knowledge, manpower and services towards monitoring of coastal and ocean environment; construction of coastal and ocean structures; surveys, design and project management services; numerical and experimental simulations and analysis, coastal and Ocean Engineering software design and integration. Visit us online

Sangvint Technologies Private Limited - WeThink

http://we-think.org/
Founder: SANGEETHA SARANATHAN
(MBA, IIM Indore, 2003)
Domain: Education
What it offers?
WeThink seeks to radically change the way we learn in schools, moving away from a one-size-fits-all strategy towards a more personalised path that enhances conceptual learning. Offering: Personalised assessment and learning for K-10 students - see YouTube video. Visit us online

Ariken Labs Private Limited

Founders: Prof. ASHISH KUMAR SEN & SNEHA MARIA M 
(IITM Faculty (ME) and PhD student, Biotech)
Domain: Diagnostics/Biomedical device
What it offers? 
Ariken is a Microfluidics-based Healthcare and Diagnostics Company. Developing microfluidic platforms for detection of health conditions and diagnosis of infectious and non-communicable diseases

Yaathum Biotech Private Limited

Founders: ANITHA RAJAGOPAL and ARIVAN THIRUVALLUVAR
www.yaathumbiotech.com

Domain: Healthcare (diagnostic)
What it offers? 
A molecular biotech company specializing in the development of Real-time quantitative PCR (qPCR) assays for rapid and affordable diagnosis of disease and research in life sciences. Presently, developing a novel multiplex qPCR based diagnostic kit that would make possible the identification of full range of Drug Resistant Tuberculosis (MDR & XDR-TB) in a single test, at one third the present cost, and  taking a few hours to test. Visit us online
Funds raised: Biotech Ignition Grant from BIRAC-DBT
Joint Incubation with IITM Bio-incubator

RF Wave Technologies Private Limited

http://www.rfwavetek.com/
Founders: SHAKTIVEL 
(MS student)
What it offers?
The startup designs and develops high performance modules, for radio frequency (RF), and microwave wave applications covering the frequency range of DC to 8.5 GHz. Product/services in the RF space: RF bread board, RF filters, etc. Custom projects on antenna design for organizations like DRDO. Visit us online
Funds raised: Seed funding by IITMIC

Ghost Vision Private Limited

Founder: KUMAR MRIDUL
(IITM BTech alum & MS student)
Domain: Augmented Reality
What it offers? 
Design and develop Virtual Reality / Augmented Reality headsets. Current product: an AR headset (prototype). Visit us online 
Funds raised: Bootstrapped; IITM- Nirmaan funding support

Udvavisk Technologies Private Limited

www.udvavisk.com
Founders: SATYAK PADHY & SMRUTIMAYA PATTNAIK 
(IITM PhD Student & Alumnus'15)
What it offers?  Provides training, consulting, Open Source Software implementation and R&D to academic institutions, industries and R&D labs. Visit us online
Funds raised: Seed funding by IITMIC 

Quest Compbio Private Limited

Founder: ANIRUDH RANGANATHAN
Domain: Drug discovery services
What it offers? 
A platform for early stage drug discovery with computational biology at its heart. The computational pipelines are based on the founder’s academic research and offers cutting-edge approaches to tackle challenging problems at this stage of the drug discovery process. Visit us online
Funds raised:  Bootstrapped
Co-incubated at IITM's Bioincubator

Vayujal Technologies Private Limited

Founder: Prof. THALAPPIL PRADEEP, RAMESH KUMAR & ANKIT NAGAR 
(IITM Faculty & Project staff; SRM Univ & IITK alum) 
Domain: (drinking) Water treatment
What it offers?
VayuJal develops atmospheric water generators (AWGs), which captures moisture available in the air. Atmospheric air has approximate 1.3*10^16 litre of water at any given point of time. These AWG units provide affordable, clean & healthy water for everyone facing water scarcity for daily livelihood. The company's patented surface engineering technology & unit design increases water collecting efficiency of AWG units and provides water at a cost 20 times lesser than the current bottled water costsVisit us online

Gnanam Institute for Training in Advanced Analytics (GITAA)

Founders: Prof. RAGHUNATHAN RENGASAMY & Prof. SHANKAR NARASIMHAN
(IITM Faculty)
Domain: Skill Development Training, Data Sciences, Education
What it offers?
GITAA imparts skill development training in the area of data science and artificial intelligence. The training is customized to various segments such as corporates, educational institutions and individuals aiming to transition to the exciting area of data sciences. Domain support for the training is drawn from academics belonging to IITs (IIT-Madras, IIT-Bombay, IIT-Gandhinagar), thus offering a rich combination of quality and exposure. Visit us online

Campus Labs Private Limited

http://campuslabs.in
Co-founder: ASHISH SRIVASTAVA

Domain: ERP for higher education
What it offers? 
Campuslabs is a comprehensive suite of productivity tools for campus users. Some of the top universities in India are using this Campus ERP system. Visit us online
Funds raised:  Seed funding by RTBI

ZaZen Systems Private Limited

Zazensystems.tenet.res.in
Founder: SRIRAM NARAYANAMURTHY
(IITM alumnus, MS 2016) 
Domain: DC Appliances
What it offers?
ZaZen develops DC powered Appliances that are extremely efficient and is ready to be integrated with Solar Power and Battery Storage. Company specializes in green thermal comfort & refrigerationCurrent product: Air cooler. Product in pipeline: DC Air Conditioner and Solar refrigerator. 

Antariksh Waste Ventures

https://antariksh.co/
Founder: MAHEK MAHENDRA SHAH 
(IITM alum, BTech 2007; MBA MIP Politecnico Di Milano, 2014
Domain: Smart City - Waste Management Solutions
What it offers?
Developing Smart City Bins with bottom Load gauge and “sensor + communication” module at sides, powered by Solar Panels. The Smart City Bin, coupled with an App that can be used by both administrators & citizens can help timely cleaning of bins. Visit us online

CisGEN Biotech Discoveries Private Limited

Founders: Dr. V MAROUDAM, Dr. B MOHANA SUBRAMANIAN & Dr. K CHITRA 
Domain: Pharma & Vaccines
What it offers?
Biotech products related to diagnostics, therapeutics & vaccines, focussing mainly on novel solutions to veterinary health issues. The venture has proof-of-concept-established prototypes of 5 products (ParvoCure, Prophylactic Parvo feed additive, Parvo AbQuant, TB (Bovine) Dual Kit, MycoPac JD) and the products are at various stages of evaluation. Company also provides biotech services & Regulatory Consultation. Visit us online
Funds raised: Bio-ignition Grant from DBT (Birac)

Karuvee Innovations Private LImited

Founders: Prof S RAMAKRISHNAN
(IITM Faculty)
What it offers?
Design & development of Medical devices, systems and solutions using advancements in simulation, modeling, communication and information technology.
Funds raised: Seed funding by IITMIC

Theevanam Additives & Nutraceuts Private Limited

Founders: Prof. TS CHANDRA, Prof. MUKESH DOBLE, MANAN PATEL & Dr. S SESHADRI
(IITM Faculty, Biotech Dept; PhD student, BT)
What it offers? 
Provide nutrient formulations for enriching animal feed additives and nutraceuticals such as vitamins, immune-modulators, enzymes, probiotics and pro-biotics etc.
Funds raised:  Seed funding by IITMIC
Joint incubation with IITM Bio-incubator