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International Workshop on Waste to Wealth


The “Waste to Wealth” workshop will explore cutting-edge technologies and innovative applications across various fields, focusing on advanced techniques and sustainable solutions. Key topics include the use of radiofrequency heating for industrial applications and catalytic pyrolysis methods for producing upgraded bio-oil from biomass. Participants will also delve into biogas production from organic waste, highlighting its role in sustainable energy. The workshop will address predictive techniques for managing faults in arc plasma systems, enhancing smelting process efficiency. Additionally, sessions will cover AI and robotics in precision agriculture, emphasizing their impact on optimizing crop production and resource management. Finally, discussions on thermal energy storage systems will examine effective waste heat recovery methods, contributing to the overall energy efficiency and sustainability.


Speakers Date and Time Topic Name
Dr. Jyoti Prasad Chakraborty July 8 | 9.30 am – 11.30 am (IST) Catalytic Pyrolysis for the Production of Upgraded Bio-oil
Dr. Javier Fernandez Garcia July 9 | 9.30 am – 11.30 am (IST) Innovative Applications for Radio Frequency Heating
Dr. Murugan S July 10 | 9.30 am – 11.30 am (IST) Biogas Production from Organic Waste
Dr. Vandana Kumari Jha July 11 | 9.30 am – 11.30 am (IST) Thermal Energy Storage Systems for Waste Heat Recovery
Dr. Shakti Prasad Sethi July 12 | 9.30 am – 11.30 am (IST) Predicting Faults of Arc Plasma for Improving the Smelting Process
Dr. Aravind Krishnaswamy July 13 | 9.30 am – 11.30 am (IST) AI & Robotics in Precision Agriculture and Waste Management

Registration Details

Important Dates

  • Last Date of Registration: July 01, 2024
  • Workshop Dates: July 8 -13, 2024


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About Amrita

Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham, commonly known as Amrita University, is a prominent multi- campus, multi-disciplinary research institution in India, with its main campus located in Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu. Established in 2003, the university offers a wide range of undergraduate, postgraduate, and doctoral programs across various fields such as engineering, business, arts, sciences, healthcare, and social work. Known for its academic excellence, Amrita has numerous collaborations with international universities, facilitating exchange programs and joint research projects. The university is home to several specialized research centers and engages in numerous funded research projects supported by national and international agencies. Consistently ranked among the top private universities in India, Amrita holds an ‘A’ grade accreditation from the National Assessment and Accreditation Council (NAAC).


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The Coimbatore campus boasts state-of- the-art infrastructure, including modern classrooms, advanced laboratories, and extensive library facilities, while emphasizing sustainable practices. Rooted in the humanitarian philosophy of its founder, Mata Amritanandamayi Devi, the university is committed to community service and rural development. Students at Amrita benefit from a vibrant campus life with numerous extracurricular activities and strong placement support, making it a leading institution for higher education and research in India.


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About KTH Royal Institute of Technology

The KTH Royal Institute of Technology in Stockholm, Sweden, established in 1827, is a leading European technical university renowned for its high-quality education and cutting- edge research. Offering diverse programs in engineering, computer science, architecture, and environmental technology, KTH blends rigorous theoretical knowledge with practical experience. The institute hosts numerous research centers focusing on sustainable development, digitalization, and biotechnology, collaborating extensively with industries, government, and international universities.


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Ranked among the top technical universities globally, KTH attracts a diverse international community and features a modern campus with state-of-the-art facilities. Emphasizing sustainability and innovation, KTH integrates these principles across its operations, offering students various extracurricular opportunities. KTH graduates are highly sought after by leading companies and research institutions, cementing its role in shaping the future of technology and engineering education worldwide.


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About Amrita School of Artificial Intelligence

The Amrita School of Artificial Intelligence, part of Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham in Coimbatore, is a cutting-edge institution dedicated to advancing the field of artificial intelligence (AI) through education, research, and innovation. Established to meet the growing demand for AI expertise, the school offers comprehensive undergraduate, postgraduate, and doctoral programs focusing on various aspects of AI, including machine learning, data science, robotics, and neural networks. The curriculum is designed to provide a strong theoretical foundation along with practical experience, facilitated by state-of- the-art laboratories and research facilities. Amrita School of Artificial Intelligence is at the forefront of shaping the future of AI education and research in India.

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