Amrita Student Groups Enter Semifinals of CISCO Global Problem Solver Challenge 2020

Three student groups from the Humanitarian Technology (HuT) Labs of the Department of Electronics and Communication Engineering (ECE), School of Engineering, Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham, Amritapuri campus, made it into the semifinals of the fourth annual CISCO Global Problem Solver Challenge 2020. 

Amrita Scholar Wins AWSAR Award for Best Popular Science Stories

Ms. Krishna Kumari, a Ph.D. Scholar of the Department of Electronics and Electrical Engineering, School of Engineering, Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham, Coimbatore campus, has been selected for the Augmenting Writing Skills for Articulating Research (AWSAR) Award from the Department of Science and Technology (DST), Government of India, for 'Best Popular Science Stories' under Ph.D. Category.

Aerospace Students Develops a Technology to Convert Single-use Plastics into Useful Products

Mr. Akash Vineet, Mr. Akash Jayakumar and Mr. Abhihas Balaji, students of the Department of Aerospace Engineering, School of Engineering, Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham, Coimbatore, guided by Dr. Shantanu Bhowmik (Professor, Department of Aerospace Engineering, School of Engineering, Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham), developed a technology to convert single-use plastics into products like floor tiles, roof tiles, etc.

Amrita Students Win at Reboot Kerala Hackathon2020

The teams 'Think' and 'f@lc0n', consisting of a six-member each from the semester four B. Tech. in Computer Science and Engineering B Batch and D batch of the School of Engineering, Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham, Amritapuri Campus, emerged as the second runner up in the Reboot Kerala Hackathon 2020. 

Amrita Team Excels on ELGI Technology Day 2019

ELGi Equipment, Coimbatore, celebrated 2nd edition of the “State of the Future Art” themed Technology Day at the Le Meridien, Coimbatore on December 15, 2019. The event saw participation from 200+ employees, the academia, and students from over 20 engineering colleges across India and industry thought leaders. Students were invited to author papers on “Energy efficiency and creating a greener environment”.

Amrita amFOSS Open Talks 2020 - “The Tea Selling Couple”

Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham, Amritapuri campus, saw the first edition of amFOSS Open Talks, an invited talk series organized by Amrita’s amFOSS on February 15, 2020. For the first edition, Mr. Vijayan and Mrs. Mohana, popularly known as the "Tea Selling Couple" were invited to give a talk at the campus. 

Amrita amFOSS Student Delivers Talk at FOSDEM 2020, Brussels

Amrita amFOSS member Akhil K. Gangadharan, a B.Tech. student pursuing Computer Science Engineering at the School of Engineering, Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham, Amritapuri Campus, delivered a talk at FOSDEM 2020 titled “Rendering QML to Make Videos in Kdenlive” in the Open Media developer room on February 3, 2020. 

Amrita Team bi0s Member Discovers Security Bug in QEMU

Vishnu Dev T. J., a third-year security enthusiast, from team bi0s, the academic ethical hacking team of Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham, Amritapuri Campus, discovered a security bug in QEMU which can be triggered by sending specially crafted network packet and can lead to fatal full system compromise.

Vidyut 2020: A Multi-Fest Dedicated to Knowledge, Technology and Entertainment

The students of Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham, Amritapuri Campus hosted a national level intercollegiate multi fest ‘Vidyut’ from January 31 to February 1, 2020. With a huge participation of 10000+ students from several colleges all across the state, the event was a grand one. 

NITI Aayog Recognition for Amrita Faculty

Prof. Prashant R. Nair (Associate Professor, Department of Computer Science & Engineering, School of Engineering, Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham, Coimbatore campus) has been selected as a Regional Mentor of Change for Atal Innovation Mission (AIM) of NITI Aayog.