Amrita Students Develop App to Predict COVID-19 Results Using X-Ray Images

Amrita students Nitin Dantu, Vimalkumar, Dana Vishnu along with their mentor Dr. Shriram K. Vasudevan, Assistant Professor, Department of Computer Science and Engineering, Amrita School of Engineering, Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham, Coimbatore campus, developed Diagnostix, an app to classify COVID-19 +ve and non-COVID-19 patient X-rays using deep learning algorithms and blockchain.

Amrita Develop Remote Controlled Robots to Help Health Workers During COVID-19

Humanitarian Technology (HuT) Lab, Department of Electronics and Communication Engineering, School of Engineering, Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham, Amritapuri campus, headed by Dr. Rajesh Kannan Megalingam (Assistant Professor, Department of Electronics and Communication, School of Engineering, Amritapuri) has developed remote-controlled robots ANNAPOORNA, PRABHA and MARUTI for COVID-19 scenarios.

Amrita Institute of Medical Sciences (AIMS) Develops Safe Mask Using 3D Printing Technology

Shortage of N-95 and equivalent safe masks is an important challenge to address. Our 3D Printing & Innovation Lab, Amrita Institute of Medical Sciences. Kochi, had developed our own mask design based on the Monatana Muzzle and fits many COVID-19 filters. The design offers more space between the nose/mouth and the filter, making it more comfortable to wear and breathe.

Amrita Faculty Recognized as Top Innovation Mentor by Atal Innovation Mission (AIM), NITI Aayog

Amrita faculty member, Prof. Prashant R. Nair (Chairman, Internal Quality Assurance Cell (IQAC) and Associate Professor, Department of Computer Science and Engineering, School of Engineering, Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham, Coimbatore campus) was recognized as the Top Innovation Mentor by Atal Innovation Mission (AIM), NITI Aayog. 

Amrita amFOSS and Team bi0s Students Selected for GSoC 2020

Ten of our Amritapuri campus B.Tech students, who are part of the amFOSS and bi0s club, have been selected for Google Summer of Code 2020. Ashwin R (Mifos Initiative) Mayukh Deb (INCF) Sashmita Raghav (KDE) Shashank Priyadarshi (Mifos Initiative) Aditya Vardhan P (NetBSD) Shivangi Singh (Mifos Initiative) Suraj K Suresh (ReactOS) Yash Khare (Mifos Initiative) Ayushi Sharma (NetBSD) and Venu Vardhan Reddy Tekula (CHAOSS).

Amrita Student Team Qualify for Indy Autonomous Challenge Round Two

Amrita student team "Na-Sarathy" from the Humanitarian Technology (HuT) Labs, Department of Electronics and Communication Engineering, School of Engineering, Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham, Amritapuri campus, qualified for round two of the Indy Autonomous Challenge to compete in the world’s first $1.5 million autonomous racecar competition at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway.