Dr. Pillay V. V., Professor at the Department of Forensic Medicine, Amrita School of Medicine, Kochi, published his latest reference book on Toxicology.
An expert panel, representing the field of climate change and environment, visited Amrita School of Business, Coimbatore campus, on November 9, 2017, as part of knowledge dissemination sessions of the 9th INSEE Biennial Conference.
An Amrita paper titled, "A Novel Underactuated Multi-fingered Soft Robotic Hand for Prosthetic Application",was published in the Elsevier’s Journal, Robotics and Autonomous Systems (impact factor:1.950), affiliated with the Intelligent Autonomous Systems (IAS) Society.
A team of 10 delegates from the research group of Sanitation Biotechnology from the Amrita School of Biotechnology participated at International conference on Innovative Strategies for Sustainable Water Management (ISSWM-2017) held at Lovely Professional University (LPU), Punjab, from November 17- 19, 2017.
The Men's Athletics team of Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham, Amritapuri Campus, was the second runner-up of the Inter Amrita Athletics Championship held at Coimbatore Campus, from November 3-5, 2017.
Prashant R. Nair, Vice Chairperson, Department of Computer Science and Engineering, Amrita School of Engineering, Coimbatore, showcased the Amrita Computational Thinking & Problem Solving (CTPS) experience as a case study in Anna University's Faculty Development Programme (FDP) on "CS6402-Design & Analysis of Algorithms", conducted from 24th November, 2017 to 30th November, 2017.
The annual alumni meet of the Amrita School of Engineering, Coimbatore, was held at the campus on 23rd December, 2017. As part of the event, a photo exhibition of the Coimbatore campus showcasing photos from the years 1992 to 2017 illustrated the growth of the campus over the years.
Rubber Asia, a business magazine highlighted the views and opinions of Dr. Viswanathan P. K., Professor of Economics and Sustainability at Department of Management, Kochi, on the changing facets of the Indian rubber industry in the context of globalization in an exclusive interview published recently.
The department of Orthodontics, Amrita School of Dentistry, Kochi, was awarded the best Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopaedics Department of the year 2017, during the 10th International Dental Students Conference 2017, organised by Dental Students Welfare Association of India, hosted by St. Gregorios Dental College, Ernakulam, during December 15 - 16, 2017.
Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham participated in the Transforming Education Conference for Humanity (TECH) 2017, held at Visakhapatnam, from 16th to 18th December, 2017.