Amrita amFOSS and Team bi0s Students Selected for GSoC 2020

Ten of our Amritapuri campus B.Tech students, who are part of the amFOSS and bi0s club, have been selected for Google Summer of Code 2020. Ashwin R (Mifos Initiative) Mayukh Deb (INCF) Sashmita Raghav (KDE) Shashank Priyadarshi (Mifos Initiative) Aditya Vardhan P (NetBSD) Shivangi Singh (Mifos Initiative) Suraj K Suresh (ReactOS) Yash Khare (Mifos Initiative) Ayushi Sharma (NetBSD) and Venu Vardhan Reddy Tekula (CHAOSS).

Amrita Student Team Qualify for Indy Autonomous Challenge Round Two

Amrita student team "Na-Sarathy" from the Humanitarian Technology (HuT) Labs, Department of Electronics and Communication Engineering, School of Engineering, Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham, Amritapuri campus, qualified for round two of the Indy Autonomous Challenge to compete in the world’s first $1.5 million autonomous racecar competition at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway. 

Amrita BTech Students Develop Low-cost Face Masks to Fight COVID-19

Making and using protective masks is an effective way to fight against COVID-19 or Coronavirus pandemic. A group of three students, Raj Praveen, Venkadasubramaniyan and Harisudhan, pursuing Mechanical Engineering degrees from the School of Engineering, Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham, Coimbatore, has developed face masks for fighting against the COVID-19.

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 Students Win Prizes at Technology Infusion Grand Challenge, Melbourne

The student teams from the School of Engineering, Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham, Coimbatore campus, won prizes at the Technology Infusion Grand Challenge (ITGC) of La Trobe University, Melbourne, Australia. The Technology Infusion Grand Challenge is meant for solving pressing social problems and this year’s theme was 'Smart City Innovation'.

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.