Amrita Delegate Meets UNESCO Officials at Paris

Dr. Maneesha V. Ramesh, (Dean of International Programs and Director of Amrita Center for Wireless Networks (AmritaWNA) and Applications at Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham) met with UNESCO's Dr. Kristof Vandenberghe (Secretary of the International Geoscience and Geoparks Programme (IGGP)) and Dr. Soichiro Yashukawa and Dr. Masaya Sasaki (Programme Specialists on Disaster Risk Reduction), during her invited visit to UNESCO headquarters at Paris as the first group of 58 signatories of the Kyoto 2020 Commitment for Global Promotion of Understanding and Reducing Landslide Disaster Risk (KLC2020), signed at UNESCO Headquarters at Paris on September 18, 2019. 

Amrita Among Signatories of Kyoto Landslide Commitment 2020 at UNESCO, Paris

Represented by Dr. Maneesha V. Ramesh, (Dean of International Programs and Director of Amrita Center for Wireless Networks and Applications at Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham), Amrita joined the United Nations and other international organizations as the first group of 58 signatories of the Kyoto 2020 Commitment for Global Promotion of Understanding and Reducing Landslide Disaster Risk (KLC2020), signed at UNESCO Headquarters at Paris on September 18, 2019. 

Amrita Delegate @ India-UK Workshop: Science for Disaster and Emergency Risk Management

Dr. Maneesha V. Ramesh, Dean of International Programs and Director of Amrita Center for Wireless Networks and Applications (AmritaWNA), Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham, was invited to present the ongoing research and development work on rainfall-induced landslide risk reduction at the India-UK Workshop: Science for Disaster and Emergency Risk Management, held at New Delhi, from August 29-30, 2019.

Amrita Faculty Speaker at 2019 Ideal Village Conference at Stanford University, USA

Dr. Maneesha V. Ramesh, Dean, Amrita Center for International Programs (ACIP) and Director, Amrita Center for Wireless Networks and Applications (AmritaWNA), was an invited speaker at the 2019 Ideal Village Conference- Corporate Social Responsibility, organized by Stanford University School of Medicine & Science for Society on June 25, 2019 at Stanford University, USA.

Jivamritam Portable Water Purifiers Unveiled at Amrita Institute of Medical Sciences

A project for portable water purifiers under the Jivamritam: Clean Drinking Water Project, the joint project of Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham, the Consulate General of Israel to South India, Bangalore, and Tel Aviv University, was inaugurated at the Amrita Institute of Medical Sciences, Kochi, on January 21, 2019.

Research Work Published in Multimedia Tools & Applications Journal - Springer

PhD scholars at Amrita Center for Wireless Networks and Applications (AmritaWNA)  Mr.  Ram Kumar and  Ms. Uma Gopalakrishnan published a research work titled "Multiparty Gaze Preservation through Perspective Switching for Interactive eLearning Environments" in the Springer Journal ''Multimedia Tools and Applications'' with an Impact factor of 1.5. 

Amrita Professors Visit UNESCO Headquarters in Paris

Rao R. Bhavani, Director of Ammachi labs, Amritapuri and UNESCO Chairholder in Women’s Empowerment & Gender Equality, and Dr. Maneesha V. Ramesh, Dean of Amrita Center for International Programs and Director, Amrita Center for Wireless Networks and Applications (AmritaWNA), Amritapuri, visited the UNESCO Headquarters in Paris.

Amrita Professor Participates in Indo- German Workshop on Sensor Systems

Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham was invited to participate in the Indo-German workshop on "Sensor Systems for Localization of Trapped Victims in Collapsed Infrastructure” (SORTIE) held during September 17-18, 2018, at the Department of Civil Engineering, Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Delhi.

Amrita Professors Participate in Young Faculty Research Fellowship Meeting at MNIT, Jaipur

Dr. Maneesha V. Ramesh, Director, Amrita Center for Wireless Networks and Applications (AmritaWNA), Amritapuri campus and Dr. Shyam Diwakar, Director, Computational Neuroscience and Neurophysiology, Amritapuri, participated as Young Faculty Research Fellows of the Visvesvaraya PhD scheme by Digital India corporation under Ministry of Electronics and IT, Govt. of India, at Malaviya National Institute of Technology (MNIT), Jaipur, from September 13-15, 2018.

Amrita WNA's First Ph. D. Graduates Inducted

Dr. Arya Devi and Dr. Rekha P., of Amrita Center for Wireless Networks and Applications (AmritaWNA), were awarded Ph. D. Degrees at the 15th graduation ceremony of Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham, Amritapuri campus, held on August 31, 2018, at the main hall of Mata Amritanandamayi Math, Amritapuri.

Amrita Research Scholar Invited by Università Roma Tre, Rome

Indukala P. K., Research scholar of Amrita Center for Wireless Networks and Applications (AmritaWNA), Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham, has been invited by Amrita’s collaborating partner Università Roma Tre, Rome, Italy, to work on the project entitled “IoT Framework for Modeling, Monitoring and Damage Detection of Natural and Historical Heritage Structures”.

AmritaWNA Project Associate Presents Paper at 8th International Digital Health Conference 2018, France

In a joint team effort, Amrita Center for Wireless Networks and Applications (Amrita WNA), Amrita Institute of Medical Sciences & Research Center and Boston University Department of Electrical & Computer Engineering, have developed a smart data summarization technique for IoT devices and gateways.