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IPR Cell

The vision of Vels IPR is to be the fountainhead of new ideas and of innovators in technology and science and its mission is to create an ambience in which new ideas, research and scholarship flourish and from which the leaders and innovators of tomorrow emerge. In fulfillment of its vision and mission, Vels IPR has taken the initiative to promote innovations and to facilitate protection of Intellectual Property (IP) thus generated at VISTAS. Consequently, is has taken up the protection of inventions and other creative works of its students, faculty, and SME’s as IP have been growing.

The VISTAS has created Intellectual Property Policy for the management of intellectual property to :

  • Promote, preserve, encourage and aid scientific investigation and research
  • Provide an organizational structure and procedures through which inventions and discoveries made in the course of University research may be made readily available to the public through channels of commerce;

The University has an authorized IPR Centre created through a Project grant by Ministry of Communications and Information Technology, Govt. of India. The Department of Information Technology, Govt. of India Project has approved Rs, 71,44,000. (Approval order No. DIT/IPRl7.1/75/2009, Government of India, Department of Information Technology, Patent & IPR Division, R&D (IT) Group). It has full-fledged experienced personal for assisting patent search, drafting and filing. IP plays vital role in technology transfer and safety of innovation. We have set up R&D laboratories and IPR centre to facilitate the research and patenting system. We help SMEs and individuals on ToTs (Transfer of Technology). IPR centre incubates developed technologies. Total Patents filed through IPR Centre – 36 and Patents filed by our own staff and students – 27 Transfer of Technology (ToTs) – 8 with Number of patents filed are 126.

Intellectual property rights as a collective term includes the following independent IP rights which can be collectively used for protecting different aspects of an inventive work for multiple protection :-

  • Patents
  • Copyrights
  • Trademarks
  • Registered (industrial) design
  • Protection of IC layout design,
  • Geographical indications, and Protection of undisclosed information


Department Wise Patent Details

Patent Filed / PublishedPatent Awarded
Mechanical Engineering142
Biomedical Engineering114
Pharmaceutical Sciences22-
Management Studies2-
Computer Science
Information Technology6-
Computer Applications-PG8-

Patent Granted

S. No
Patent TitleInventorsPatent No.Patent Awarded Date
1Twin Crown Piston
(Design Patent)
Mr.Sibi navaneetha Krishnan
2A wall climbing and Window cleaning Robot
(Design Patent)
Mr.Sibi navaneetha Krishnan
3Water Consumption Control System for Irrigation Based on IOT.Mr.Padmanabhan
Mr.Arun Nageswaran
4 A System and Method for Monitoring, Sensing, Analyzing and Handling the Pre-Determined Status of the Liquid Metals.Mr.Praveen S, Dr.E.N. Ganesh
Mr.Mahesh S., Mr.Nagaraj D.
5Reduced Data Rate and Triboelectric Nanogenerator for Direct Sensory Transmission in short range wierelss sensor NetworkD.Sheela, Dr.E.N.Ganesh,
Ms.K.Meena Mr.Vinay Kumar, Ms.R.Geetha
6An IOT Based System for Security and Door Access ControlMr.Mohammed Imtiaz, Mr.Ravikumar and Dr.E.N.Ganesh202110034620.01.2021


Dr. R.A. Kalaivani

Dean, IPR & Patents

Vels Institute of Science, Technology & Advanced Studies (VISTAS)

PV Vaithiyalingam Rd, Velan Nagar, Pallavaram, Chennai – 600 117, Tamil Nadu, India