as Principal Investigator (PI) : ’First-principles Design of Functional Materials by Multimode Coupling’, Core Research Grand by DST-SERB Government of India, CGR/2018/001728 (PAC Physical Sciences), Sanctioned Amount Rs. 36, 59, 832/ for the period May 2019 - April, 2022.
• as Principal Investigator (PI) : DST Inspire-Fellowship to Ph.D. student Mr. Monirul Shaikh for 5 years.
• as Co-PI with PI from experimental expertise: ’Understanding Dzyaloshinksii-Moriya Interaction in Ferromagnetic Thin Film Heterostrcutures: Experiment and Theory’, Core Research Grand by DST-SERB Government of India, CGR/2018/004175 (PAC Physical Sciences) as a co-PI with Dr. Jaivardhan Sinha (PI), Research Assistant Professor, Dept. of Physics and Nanotechnology, SRM, IST, as PI. Sanctioned Amount Rs. 53, 33, 795/ for the period May 2019 - April 2022.