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Combating Coronovirus Outbreak - CSIR Steps up to its Scientific Social Responsibility

With Covid-19, the new deadly strain of Coronavirus, affecting almost 4 lakh and causing the death of more than 17,000 people in 193 countries, the Council of Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR) has stepped in with its expertise in various areas.

3D-Printed Patient-Specific Medical Implants

Scientists of the CSIR-Central Scientific Instruments Organisation (CSIO), Chandigarh, have developed a technology for manufacturing patient-specific medical implants for several human body parts.

CSIR Intensifies Fight Against COVID-19, Rolls Out Key Initiatives to Combat Coronavirus Spread

With the coronavirus pandemic continuing its deadly run by infecting more than a million people and causing the death of more than 82,000 people across the world, the laboratories of the Council of Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR) intensified their efforts at combating the pandemic.

#CSIRFightsCovid19 – A Snapshot

Surveillance at the level of the virus, humans, and geographical origins and distributions is a critical step in combating Covid-19.

Indigenous System for Assessment and Relearning of Postural Balance

Postural stability is achieved by maintaining an upright body alignment against gravitational force and preserving the equilibrium of the Centre of Pressure (CoP) in an individual’s base of support.


Ever since the Coronavirus pandemic broke out, CSIR has mounted a strategic, well-coordinated and integrated approach towards mitigating the Coronavirus outbreak.

CSIR Combating Coronavirus

CSIR has been leading the fight against COVID-19 and contributing extensively to overcome the deadly coronavirus outbreak.

Dr S. Anantha Ramakrishna Appointed Director of CSIR-CSIO

Dr (Prof.) S. Anantha Ramakrishna, Professor, Department of Physics, Indian Institute of Technology (IIT), Kanpur, has been appointed Director of CSIR-CSIO (Central Scientific Instruments Organisation) Chandigarh.

CSIR Young Scientist Award 2020 in Engineering Sciences

Dr Manoj K. Patel, Senior Scientist in Agrionics Division, CSIR-CSIO (Central Scientific Instruments Organisation), Chandigarh, has been selected for the prestigious CSIR Young Scientist Award 2020 in Engineering Sciences for his contributions in the field of "Electrostatic Spraying Technology for Societal and Industrial Applications".

Decontamination Box “SURAKSHA”

The box is equipped with UVC light and heat to sanitize an object just within 10-15 minutes.

CSIR-CSIO Disinfection Machine Selected Among Top COVID-19 Innovations

ENCEESPRAY is an electrostatic disinfection machine comprising electrostatic sprayer and electro-hypo generator – an ideal solution for surface disinfection for COVID-19

Technology Meant for Mitigation of Airborne Transmission of SARS-COV-2 will be Installed in Parliament House says Union Minister Dr Jitendra Singh

Union Minister of State (Independent Charge) Science & Technology; Minister of State (Independent Charge) Earth Sciences; MoS PMO, Personnel, Public Grievances, Pensions, Atomic Energy and Space, Dr Jitendra Singh on 13 July 2021 discussed with scientific experts, the modalities of installing the latest UV-C Disinfection Technology in the Parliament House, on the eve of the upcoming session on the 19th of this month. 

New Technology can Enhance Solubility of Poorly Water-soluble Multi-herbal Extracts

The prototype has been validated using commercial AYURSULIN capsule used to treat type-II diabetic as model drug.

CSIR-CSIO Celebrates “One Week, One Lab” Programme

CSIR-CSIO organises various events under the programme.

CSIR-NIO Concludes One Month-long Oceanographic Certificate Course

Participants from Sri Lanka, Mauritius, and Seychelles attended the month-long certificate course.

CSIR-CSIO Celebrates National Technology Day with Emphasis on Semiconductor Innovation

The event underscored the critical role of technology in India’s S&T ecosystem and featured distinguished guests from the field of science and technology.