Over one billion vehicles are currently in use in the world today. Emissions from these vehicles is upsetting the delicate balance in nature, increasing global warming and resulting in climate change.
The Amrita School of Biotechnology (ASBT) observed its 7th Annual Day, Bio Pulse 2011, on September 3.
Amrita Sanjeevani, the student seva association at the Amritapuri campus recently organized a youth camp for its core members.
July 4, 2011
School of Biotechnology, Amritapuri
For educating classroom students with Neuronal biophysics, a new neuron simulator has been developed. The simulator models the properties of a Hodgkin-Huxley neuronal model.
A new grant has been sanctioned by the Department of Science and Technology of the Government of India under the cognitive Science initiative (CSI).
Back in the 19th century when man-made polymers, aka plastic, made their grand debut, little was known about the lethal side effects.
Fortunately, a lot has changed in the last century and now people are more informed about plastic’s hazardous effects on health and the environment.
There are about 100 billion neurons in the human brain, the same number as stars in our galaxy. Neurons are the basic building block of the human nervous system. They are specially designed to transmit information throughout the body.
In the last 40 years, world consumption of paper has grown four hundred percent! Today, the world consumes about 300 million tons of paper every year.
Can the biological equivalent of action potential reproduced through electrical circuits? Here, we address this question by generating the action potential on electrical hardware built with simple components which can be remotely triggered by the user.