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 Humanitarian Technology (HuT) Labs' First US Patent Gets Approved

The Humanitarian Technology (HuT) Labs of the Department of Electronics and Communication Engineering (ECE), School of Engineering, Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham, Amritapuri campus, got its first US Patent approved. The patent is titled "Method and Apparatus for Wireless Network-Based Control of a Robotic Machine" with the patent number US20190069483.

Amrita Nanomask - COVID-19 Ready Face Masks That Can Protect from Bacterial and Viral Droplets

Protection in hospitals and in cases where there has been a societal spread of infectious agents may require not only doctors but also ordinary people to have an efficient but affordable mask. Towards this Amrita Centre for Nanosciences and Molecular Medicine (ACNSMM), researchers Dr. Deepthy Menon, Dr. Binulal Sathy, Dr. Reshmi C. R., and Dr. Shantikumar Nair have come up with this low-cost nanomask.

Amrita Paper in International Journal of Medical Engineering and Informatics

In a paper published by the International Journal of Medical Engineering and Informatics, a team from the Amrita School of Engineering, in Coimbatore, India, provided details of what they refer to as a “frugal and affordable system” that can monitor a person’s movements.