• The project titled A study on the utilization of student welfare schemes offered by Government of Tamil Nadu in Coimbatore district, is funded by Indian Council Of Social Science Research. The investigators of the project are R.Gowtham, Dr. Prakash P, Mr. M.Vamsee Krishna Kiran, Ms. R. Archanaa. The duration of the project is 1 year.

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  • "I had a chance to take the core Chemical Engineering skills to design a technology system that could be practically implemented for the genuine societal benefit through income generation and improvement of livelihood of a tribal village... Many staff members and students, including international students, worked to make this project a reality. I am extremely delighted to have been able to apply my interest in Chemical Engineering towards the betterment of a community."
    -  Dr. Udaya Baskar Reddy Ragula, Department of Chemical Engineering

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  • This project is a continuation of Development of Solar-powered Steam Distillation Unit for the Production of Lemongrass Oil. The main aim is to conduct experiments on the prototype and determine optimal distillation conditions (parameters).

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  • The project titled, Processing and Characterization of Heat Treated Functionally Graded Aluminium (A359) Composites for Aerospace Applications, is funded by ARDB. The investigator is Dr. N. Radhika. The duration of the project is 2 years. 

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  • The project titled Technology inputs in promoting indigenous food recipes of Irulas and Kurumbas tribes and empowering disadvantaged youth of Masinagudi and Ebbanad village of The Nilgiri District, is funded by Ministry of Tribal Affairs. The investigators of the project are Dr. T. Senthil Kumar, Dr. S. Rajendra Kumar, Dr. Udhaya Kumar. The duration of the project is 1 year.

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  • The project titled A Service - Oriented Pervasive Framework for Smart Hospitals, is funded by NRDMS/DST. The investigators of the project are Dr. Vidhya Balasubramanian, Dr. G.Jeyakumar, Dr. C.K.Shyamala.  The duration of the project is 24 months.

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  • The project titled A Framework for event modeling and detection for Smart Buildings using Vision Systems, is funded by DST(NRDMS). The investigators of the project are Dr. Latha Parameswaran, Dr.T.Senthil Kumar.  The duration of the project is 24 months.

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  • My experience wholeheartedly changed my global perspective. It showed me the amount of effort, time, and energy it takes to create simple, but sustainable solutions for basic human necessities like drinking water and the work that needs to be done

    - Jewel Yoko Kentilitisca, University of New Mexico, U.S.

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  • The project titled ''Automation of Transport and Building Feature Extraction using Deep Learning with Super-Resolution Enhancement of Satellite Imagery'' is funded by Indian Council Of Social Science Research. The investigator of the project is Dr. B. Rajathilagam. 

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  • This experience gave us the chance to explore our own personal strengths and weaknesses and allowed us to play to each individual’s strengths within the team. These past two months have been an amazing experience and one that will live in my memory for a long time to come.

    - Emma Sumner, University of Manchester, U.K.

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  • Amrita is conducting humanitarian oriented research to provide cost-efficient water filtration solutions to the villages in India. One of these projects is a water desalination unit. It filtrates impurities by replicating the natural cycle, where air and natural heat are used for vapourising, dehumidifying and finally collecting water.  Continuing the work carried out previously, students manufactured the unit and started testing it., They also went to the field in flood affected areas of Kerala in August 2018 to understand the actual needs of the people.

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  • Energy has a significant importance in elevating the lives of people all around the world. Students of Amrita have done field work in an empoverished village of the state of Bihar, and identified Energy as the most problematic problem area over there. Using the most advancing technologies, it was determined that a modernized smokeless Chulha, or smokeless stove, can be designed. It surpasses earlier such models, and can be of very low cost.

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