Amrita HuT Labs Successfully Deploys IoT Based Crop Protection System

Amrita HuT Labs Successfully Deploys IoT Based Crop Protection System. Humanitarian Technology (HuT) Labs of the Department of Electronics and Communication Engineering (ECE), School of Engineering, Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham, Amritapuri campus, designed a solar-powered, IoT based intelligent system that can be used to prevent crop damage due to wild animals.

Amrita Doctor Trained in Advanced Cardiovascular MRI at Red Cross Hospital, Lisbon

Dr. Hisham Ahamed, Consultant Interventional Cardiologist and Project Lead at the Amrita Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy Center, Amrita Institute of Medical Sciences, Kochi, underwent Advanced Cardiovascular MRI Training, with a focus on the imaging of cardiomyopathies, ischemic heart disease, cardio-oncology and heart failure and transplantation over the period of two weeks at the prestigious cardiac imaging program at the Heart Center, Red Cross Hospital, Lisbon, Portugal, during November 1-15, 2019.

Amrita Darshanam Organizes Four-day Workshop on Temple Architecture and Iconography (Level 2)

A four-day workshop on Temple Architecture and Iconography (Level 2) was conducted by Amrita Darshanam - International Centre for Spiritual Studies (ICSS) at Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham, Bengaluru campus, October 17-20, 2019. It came as a follow-up to the Three-day Temple Workshop (Level 1), which was organized by the Centre in January 2019.

Amrita Signs MoU with Lalaji Memorial Omega International School

Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham and Lalaji Memorial Omega International School (LMOIS) have signed an Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) towards collaboration. This collaboration will provide opportunities for LMOIS students and teachers to attend summer internship programs, immersion programs, research related programs and other events at Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham. 

International Clinical Research Center (Czech Republic) Faculty Delivers Talk at School of Biotechnology

Dr. Shyam S. Jose from the Center for Transnational Medicine, International Clinical Research Center, Czech Republic, delivered a talk on the topic 'Non-canonical Role of Telomerase Complex in the Immune System Functions' at School of Biotechnology, Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham, on November 11, 2019. 

3+1+2 Foundation Master's Program - École Centrale de Nantes or Centrale Nantes, France

Amrita Center for International Programs is proud to present a Foundation Master's Program at École Centrale de Nantes, or Centrale Nantes, a French engineering school - established in 1919. Equipped with a strong managerial culture, they are capable of placing scientific subjects into a global context incorporating environmental and societal issues.

Faculty Member Attends 11th Annual Conference of Science and Non-Duality, California

Dr. Sivakumar V., faculty member and coordinator in Research/Genomics, Department of Health System Research, Amrita Health Sciences Campus, Kochi, attended the 11th Annual Conference of Science and Non-Duality (SAND19 US) from October 23-27, 2019, held at San Jose, California, USA. The highlight of this year’s program was the talk and panel discussion by Swami Sarvapriyananda, of the Vedanta Society of New York and currently at the Harvard School of Divinity. 

From Neglect to Equity – Lymphatic Filariasis Morbidity Management and Rehabilitation – an Indian Experience

Among neglected tropical diseases, lymphatic filariasis remains dominant due to its disabling and disfiguring manifestations. One of the disturbing features of this disease is that the majority of the diseased are in their advanced old age and are the poorest of the poor.