Burn, Bury or Recycle: What Would You Do?

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.

Electrical analog of a Neuron

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.

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MIT Team Visits Amrita

"What an eye opening experience our visit to Amrita has been!” stated Dr. Judson Harward, from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), who recently spent some time visiting our large campuses at Amritapuri, Coimbatore and Kochi.

Switching to Organic Farming

Global warming is beginning to seriously affect farmers throughout India. Many have already suffered considerable harvest-time losses due to excessive rains, on the one hand, or extreme heat and dryness during the summer, on the other.

 

Pledge for a Clean India

Nearly one lakh students, faculty and staff members of Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham and Amrita Vidyalayams took a pledge to strive for a clean India. This marked the formal launch of Chancellor Amma’s Amala Bharatam campaign in South India.