The Technology Development activity of the Hub will work towards promoting ground breaking fundamental research to development of technologies with immediate applications. Depending on the level, projects will be funded at three levels:
(a) State of the art research that can be published in top conferences and journals, and that will have long term benefits
(b) Development of products/prototypes: based on the existing knowledge, projects intending to develop viable products/prototypes that have potential/important (in terms of business viability and/or in terms of national importance) will be supported
(c) Technology that have been demonstrated to be complete as assessed by experts in the domain will be supported for full blown product delivery.
The objectives of Technology Development are: