Amrita Re-elected as World Center of Excellence for Landslide Risk Reduction Till 2023

Amrita re-elected as World Center of Excellence for Landslide Risk Reduction for 2020-2023. Since 2017, Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham has been a ‘World Centre of Excellence on Landslide Disaster Reduction’ awarded by the International Program on Landslides (IPL).

Award of Excellence for Amrita's Department of Radiology

The Department of Radiology, Amrita Institute of Medical Sciences, Kochi, won the Award of Excellence (eHealth Radiology & Imaging Excellence Awards 2020) in the category Pioneering Radiology Department (Project Image Diagnosis Services and Interventional Procedures) in the Elets Radiology & Imaging Summit held November 6-7, 2020. 

IEEE Undergraduate Teaching Award 2020 for Amrita Faculty

Dr. Rajesh Kannan Megalingam (Director, Humanitarian Technology (HuT) Labs and Assistant Professor, Department of Electronics and Communication Engineering, School of Engineering, Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham, Amritapuri Campus)  received the prestigious IEEE Undergraduate Teaching Award 2020 on October 23, 2020, from the IEEE President 2020, Dr. Toshio Fukuda in a grand event at the flagship conference of IEEE Education Society, Frontiers in Education (FIE 2020), in Sweden, held online from October 21-24, 2020. He also delivered a keynote address on "Undergraduate Mentoring and Research at HuT Labs, A Case Study" on the occasion. 

Amrita Bags Award for Indo-U.S. Molecular Biomarker Knowledge Network for COVID-19 Project

The Indo-US Science and Technology Forum (IUSSTF), announced the award for the bilateral project partnered by Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham, University of California San Diego (UCSD) and Stanford University. The project is titled "Establishment of an Indo-US Molecular Biomarker Knowledge Network for COVID-19".

MoU Signed Between Amrita's AMMACHI Labs and Karnataka Skill Development Corporation (KSDC)

The Karnataka Skill Development Corporation (KSDC) formally signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham’s AMMACHI Labs on June 15, 2020, engaging the research center as a Knowledge Partner for its skill-training initiatives in Karnataka.

Amrita Professor's Paper Presents Implications of Digitalization on B2B Relationships

Amrita School of Business Professor and Head, Dr. Kishore Pillai, jointly with colleagues from USA and Denmark, has published a paper on the implications of digitalization on business to business relationships. This paper was published on the European Journal of Marketing, an A* journal among the ABCD journal list.

Amrita Researchers Receive US Patent - IoT Wearable Devices for Monitoring Patients' Health

Amrita Center for Wireless Networks & Applications (AmritaWNA) received a US patent for its innovative IoT wearable devices for patient monitoring. The researchers at AmritaWNA in collaboration with the doctors at Amrita’s super-specialty AIMS hospital in Kochi developed these state-of-art devices and smart disease detection algorithms.