Jharkhand Governor Visits AMMACHI Labs Skill Development Center

Honorable Governor of Jharkhand, Smt. Draupadi Murmu, visited Amrita Pradhan Mantri Kaushal Vikas Yojana (PMKVY) special projects hub center in Jonha, Ranchi, Jharkhand on September 14, 2019. She took a keen interest in visiting Amrita's AMMACHI Labs Skill Development Center when she heard about it during her visit to Women Empowerment event organized by the Sevabharathi campus.

Amrita Delegate @ India-UK Workshop: Science for Disaster and Emergency Risk Management

Dr. Maneesha V. Ramesh, Dean of International Programs and Director of Amrita Center for Wireless Networks and Applications (AmritaWNA), Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham, was invited to present the ongoing research and development work on rainfall-induced landslide risk reduction at the India-UK Workshop: Science for Disaster and Emergency Risk Management, held at New Delhi, from August 29-30, 2019.

Amrita Conducts Workshop for Stakeholders of Child Protection, Trauma Care

The Centre for Women's Empowerment and Gender Equality (CWEGE), Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham, Amritapuri campus, organized a one-day workshop ''The Dissemination of Compendium on the Juvenile Justice rules for the Stakeholders of Child Protection and Human Trafficking & Trauma Care" in collaboration with PRERANA-Mumbai and IJM, on September 4, 2019. 

Amrita Doctor Delivers Lecture at the European Charcot Foundation Symposium

Dr. R. Suresh Kumar, Clinical Professor, Department of Neurology, School of Medicine, Amrita Health Sciences, Kochi, delivered an invited lecture on “Newer Diagnostic Criteria and Classification in Multiple Sclerosis”, in the prestigious European Charcot Foundation Symposium which was held in association with the National Subsection Conference ICTRIMS 2019, under the aegis of Indian Academy of Neurology, at Kolkata, from August 16 -18, 2019. 

Amrita School of Business in UN’s Sulitest Report 2019

The annual 2019 Sulitest Report from was released during review of the 2030 Agenda through the High-level Political Forum (HLPF) at United Nations on July 11, 2019. Amrita School of Business was the only institution from India featured in this report. Dr. Raghu Raman, Chairman, Amrita School of Business, Coimbatore, represented Amrita at this annual event at the United Nations. 

BD Centre of Excellence in Clinical Flow Cytometry Launched at Amrita Hospital

Becton, Dickinson and Company (BD), in collaboration with Amrita Hospital, launched the Amrita-BD Centre of Excellence (CoE) in Clinical Flow Cytometry, a critical technique that has many clinical applications. The state-of-the-art CoE that was launched in Kochi will provide training to researchers and clinicians to enhance their expertise in flow cytometry and focus on frontier areas in biological sciences.

Amrita Conducts "Defining and Refining - Research Methodology Workshop on First Steps in Research"

The Center for Women's Empowerment & Gender Equality in collaboration with the Amrita Center for Research and Development (ACRD), recently organized an international workshop for researchers on "Defining and Refining - Research Methodology Workshop on First Steps in Research" from August 2 - 4, 2019. 

Amrita Wins "Best Paper Runner-up Award" at 17th International Symposium, W2GIS 2019, Kyoto, Japan

The students from the Department of Computer Science & Engineering, School of Engineering, Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham, Coimbatore campus, along with Professor Dr. Vidhya Balasubramanian, won "Best Paper Runner-up Award" for their paper titled "A Dynamic Weighted Trilateration Algorithm for Indoor Localization using Dual-band WiFi" at the 17th International Symposium on Web & Wireless Geographical Information Systems, held at Kyoto, Japan, from May 16-17, 2019.

Amrita Faculty Awarded Top Innovator at Intel SA and Innovator Summit - 2019

 

Dr. Shriram K. Vasudevan, Assistant Professor, Department of Computer Science and Engineering, School of Engineering, Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham, Coimbatore campus, was awarded "Top Innovator" at Intel SA and Innovator Summit - 2019 held at Bengaluru, from June 13-15, 2019. 

Faculty Presents Paper at International Conf. on Herbal & Traditional Medicine, Dubai, UAE

Dr. Rajeshwari P. N., Associate Professor, Department of Shalya Tantra, School of Ayurveda, Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham, Amritapuri campus, presented her research paper entitled “Open Label Single Arm Study on Effect of Milk Decoction of Liquorice Root in GERD” at the 2nd International Conference on Herbal & Traditional Medicine, held at Dubai, UAE from June 20-21, 2019.