AMMACHI Labs Designs Easy-to-Make Toilet for Villages of North India

The mechanical design engineers at AMMACHI Labs (Amrita Multi Modal Applications Using Computer & Human Interaction), Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham, used 3D modeling to design N easy-to-make toilet, with less material and skilled labour, which will benefit thousands of families in rural India.

AMMACHI Labs Featured in UNESCO-UNEVOC Promising Practices

Amrita Multi Modal Applications and Computer Human Interaction (AMMACHI Labs) was featured in the UNESCO-UNEVOC Promising Practices. AMMACHI Labs offers a programme that uses innovative approaches and modern technology to overcome the obstacles rural women face in terms of access to Technical Vocational Education and Training . 

Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham’s Interdisciplinary Projects under Chancellor Amma’s Guidance

Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham has been doing several successful projects on Interdisciplinary Sciences and Technology. The inspiration and guiding force behind our successful projects is Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham Chancellor, Sri Mata Amritanandamayi Devi (Amma).

Amrita at Carnegie Mellon University

Mr. Sreeram Kongeseri, a PhD Student and Research Associate at AMMACHI Labs, Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham, participated in the 2017 CASOS Summer Institute at Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburg, USA, which was conducted from 4th -10th June, 2017.

Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham Celebrates World Environment Day 2017

Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham’s Summer Camp students and Amrita Multi Modal Application Using Computer and Human Interaction’s (AMMACHI Lab) Community Organizers  in Kimana and Dunda villages celebrated World Environment Day on June 5, 2017, by planting trees and plants. An event also was organized at Nani Borvai village in Gujarat. 

Amrita Team Takes Measures for Women Empowerment in Karnataka

AMMACHI Labs team along with Amrita SeRVe and Mata Amritanandamayi Math, Manglore, introduced a machine that makes Areca nut plates in Byse village of Karnataka. These eco friendly and biodegradable nut plates are made from the leaves fallen from Areca nut trees. The production of these plates comes in two sizes- 10'' & 4.5". This initiative is expected to generate income for the women in Byse and be a suitable replacement for the widely used plastic plates. The team from Amrita has successfully completed the skill training for the women in Byse village.

Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham Research Centers Publish Book Chapters Focusing on Spiritual Vision of Ecological Education

The professors of Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham’s research centers, AMMACHI Labs and AmritaCREATE, published book chapters in “Children and Sustainable Development -  Ecological  Education in a Globalized World”.

Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham Organized 'RAHA 2016' International Conference on Robotics & Automation for Humanitarian Applications

RAHA 2016, an International Conference on Robotics and Automation for Humanitarian Applications, was held December 18- 20, 2016, at Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham, Amritapuri campus.

Amrita Ties up with Andhra Pradesh State Government to Impart Skills to the Students

Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham has collaborated with ​Andhra Pradesh State Skill Development Corporation (APSSDC) and School ​Education ​Department to run a pilot project called "Redesigning ​Educational ​Pathways using ​Technology and​Innovative ​Pedagogical ​Constructs for ​Scalable ​Quality ​Education and ​Lifelong ​Learning" in selected state model school.

Chairman of International Nano Technology NGO Visits Amrita

Dr. Millind Pimprikar, founder and chairman of CANEUS (Canada, Europe, US), an international organization that fosters the development of Micro-Nano-Technologies (MNT) for aerospace and defense applications headquartered in Montreal (Canada), recently visited the Amritapuri and Kochi campuses of Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham from December 3rd - 4th, 2015.

Amrita Bags Top Innovation Award: Facebook’s Internet.org Innovation Challenge won by AMMACHI Labs' MySanghamSkills Portal

MySangham, an online vocational education portal developed by Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham's research center AMMACHI Labs, was amongst the winners of Facebook’s Internet.org Innovation Challenge in India. The challenge selects top innovators and change-makers whodesign impactful apps or web-services relevant to women, students, farmers and migrant workers in India. 

New Collaborations for Amrita Robotics

Dr. Roshy John, Head of TCS Robotics and Cognitive Systems Group, Kochi, Project Manager Rajaram and Reeja George, the Academic Relationship Manager for TCS Kerala visited Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham to interact with AMMACHI Labs’  MTech students and Amrita faculty.

Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham: A success story in the usage of technology based vocational training in achieving the Sustainable Development Goals

Amrita Multimodal Applications and Computer Human Interaction (AMMACHI) Labs, established in 2009, is a multidisciplinary research center of Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham with a focus in technological innovation for social impact in the fields of computer-human interaction, haptics, multimedia and virtual reality.