Tag: Iit Madras

IIT Madras Brain Centre To Map Human Brains At Cellular Level
IIT Madras develops VR tools to tackle maternal & newborn deaths in India

Using these technologies, the researchers aim to train the health workers at the primary health cares (PHCs).

  • Wednesday, 20 April 2022
IIT Madras Launches Indigenously Developed Polycentric Prosthetic Knee
IIT Madras Launches Indigenously Developed Polycentric Prosthetic Knee

Called Kadam, the prosthetic knee has advantages over a hinge joint because of the multiple axes of rotation, which provide the user greater control over the prosthesis while walking and maximum knee flexion of 160 degrees to make it easy to sit in cramped spaces like buses and autos.

  • Friday, 08 April 2022
IIT Madras' Brain Centre To Map Human Brains At Cellular Level
IIT Madras' Brain Centre To Map Human Brains At Cellular Level

IIT Madras plans to train hundreds of undergraduate and postgraduate students at this centre in neuro-science and computing, machine learning techniques on cutting-edge brain data.

  • Sunday, 20 March 2022
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India's R-Naught Value Recorded At 4, COVID-19 Peak Expected Between Feb 1-15: IIT Madras Analysis

Based on preliminary analysis by computational modeling done by IIT Madras, the R0 value was close to 2.9 nationally in the past week (December 25 to December 31). The number was recorded at 4 this week (January 1-6).

  • Saturday, 08 January 2022
Religious Leaders, Musicians, Chess Players Too Pass Out Of IIT Madras
Religious Leaders, Musicians, Chess Players Too Pass Out Of IIT Madras

Religious leader Nirmalanandanatha Swamiji, Carnatic musicians -- guitarist R. Prasanna and vocalist S. Sowmya -- and chess players S. Kailasanathan and M. Ramesh, among others, too are distinguished alumni of this prestigious institution.

  • Monday, 06 December 2021
PV Sindhu
Olympian PV Sindhu’s Message For IIT Graduates

Olympic medalist PV Sindhu was the chief guest of the 58th Convocation Ceremony of IIT Madras.

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  • Sunday, 21 November 2021
Centre sanctions Rs 456 crore for four IITs

Kharagpur: The Union Ministry of Human Resource Development (HRD) on Thursday sanctioned a grant of Rs 456 crore for IIT-Kharagpur and three other IITs for developmental projects. In a tweet, the HRD Ministry has confirmed approval of a total grant of Rs 456.10 crore as one-time additional capital funding for IIT-Kharagpur and three other IITs. […]

  • Wednesday, 07 July 2021
Only 100% indigenisation can make India secure in 5G era: IIT Professor

New Delhi: Amid security concerns over the probable participation of Chinese telecommunication giant Huawei in India’s 5G roll out process, a professor at Indian Institute of Technology Madras on Wednesday stressed that only 100 per cent indigenisation of technology can make the country secure in the era of the fifth generation cellular network. “The primary […]

  • Wednesday, 28 April 2021
UGC recommends IoE tag for 20 Institutes: Check the list here

Bhubaneswar: The University Grants Commission (UGC) on Friday recommended Institutes of Eminence (IoE) tag for 20 educational institutes including IIT Madras, IIT Kharagpur and the Delhi University. The University of Hyderabad and the Benaras Hindu University have also been recommended to be granted the IoE status. The list of 20 IoEs includes IIT-Bombay, IIT-Delhi and […]

  • Tuesday, 27 April 2021
IIT-M Offers Data Science Courses At Affordable Costs

Chennai: The Indian Institute of Technology Madras (IIT Madras) faculty are offering affordable courses on data science through their platform ‘PadhAI’, it said on Tuesday. They are launching an online self-paced course on foundations of data science, which covers from beginners’ level, the mathematical and programming skills required for a data scientist. This five-month course […]

  • Tuesday, 20 April 2021
Muse Wearables
IIT-Madras Startup Creating Nanoparticle Coating Material To Tackle Corona

Chennai: An Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Madras-incubated startup Muse Wearables is developing novel and scalable methods for coating textiles with nanoparticles-based antimicrobial agents that can inactivate the human coronavirus on contact, the Institute said on Monday. These coatings are expected to be effective up to 60 wash cycles, thereby making the textiles re-usable. The […]

  • Saturday, 17 April 2021
IIT Madras Develops 'IITM Covid Game' To Create Covid Awareness

Chennai: Indian Institute of Technology Guwahati (IIT-G) on Monday said its researchers have developed a digital game ‘IITM Covid Game’ to create awareness about Covid-19 virus among the general public, particularly children. This game is browser-based and can be played on any device including Personal Computers, laptops, tablets and mobile phones, among others. Based on […]

  • Saturday, 10 April 2021
IIT-Madras Turns COVID Hotspot After Over 100 Test Positive
IIT-Madras Turns COVID Hotspot After Over 100 Test Positive

Chennai: Just when the spread of Coronavirus infection in Tamil Nadu appeared to be receding, the premier technical institute of Indian Institute of Technology, Madras (IIT-M) has turned into a Covid-19 hotspot. The number of IIT-M students who tested positive for coronavirus has increased to 103 on Monday and there is fear that the number […]

  • Monday, 01 March 2021