Amritavarsham61 Witnesses the Launch of Solar Home-Lighting and Low-cost Wireless EEG Systems
September 27, 2014 - 9:23
During Amritavarsham61, the birthday celebration of Sri Mata Amritanandamayi Devi, the Chancellor of Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham, the Center for Nanosciences introduced Solar Home-Lighting System (Amritadyuti) and alow-cost wireless EEG system for epilepsy and brain-computer Interface (Amrita Veechi). The products were officially launched by C. N. Balakrishnan, Minister of Co-operation, and PC George, Chief Whip, Kerala respectively.
Amritadyuti ( Solar Home-Lighting System)
This low-costs system consists of three LED lights, a radio and a mobile-charger powered from a solar-power system. It has been designed as a package for Amrita Kuteeram homes and village hamlets (of 101 villages of Amrita SeRVe
) so as to ensure them power even if they are cut off from the main power grid.
Amrita Veechi- A low-cost wireless EEG System for Epilepsy and Brain-computer Interface
Amrita Veechi, is a low-cost wireless EEG system for detecting epilepsy and concussions. This device can be used via a brain-computer interface and will be very helpful in cognitive studies.
September 27, 2014