Bangladesh University of Professionals (BUP)

BUP Faculty Gets Innovation Patent from Australian Government

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Assistant Professor Mohammad Rajib Uddin (Management Information System), Department of Business Administration-General, Faculty of Business studies, Bangladesh University of Professionals got Innovation Patent from IP Australia, Australian Government for innovating ‘METHOD FOR MANUFACTURING LIGHT WEIGHT MODULAR BLADE FOR SAVONIUS  VERTICAL WIND TURBINE USING METAL SHEET AND METAL PIPE’. The commissioner of patents has granted the above patent on 12 June, 2019.

This indigenously designed vertical wind turbine can produce electricity in a very low wind speed. The advantages of this wind turbine over traditional one are no noise, no vibration, less space consuming and high capacity factor. The design of the turbine and engineering standards are to compete with china on price and with Europe on quality. This design strength and safety of the turbine is already certified by the IEB (Institution of Engineers’ Australia). This can be the revolutionary solution to produce electricity by using renewable energy for Bangladesh as well as for other countries on globe.