7th Bangalore INDIA NANO 2014 Best Poster Award Won by PhD Student at Amrita Center for Nanosciences

Ms. Smrithi Padmakumar, Junior Research Fellow (JRF) and PhD student at Amrita Center for Nanosciences and Molecular Medicine (ACNS), won the Best Poster Award in the poster session, Walkway of Discovery,at the 7th Bangalore INDIA NANO 2014. 

IIT Roorkee Emerges Winner in ACM ICPC Held at Amrita

Amritapuri and Coimbatore campuses of Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham hosted the semi-final round of the ACM Interantional Collegiate Programming Contest on December 16, 2014. Team 3 Spades which represented IIT Roorkee emerged as the winner of the semi-final round, the second position was won by the Team JU_ Assassins from Jahangirnagar University, Bangladesh and the third position by Team Believe from IIIT Hyderabad.

Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham to Host International Conference on Technology for Education

Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham will host the prestigious 6th IEEE International Conference on Technology for Education (T4E), to bring together researchers, visionaries and practitioners in the areas of education and technology on a common platform to discuss the role of technology for making education relevant and bridging the rural-urban divide. The four-day conference, begin on 18th December 2014, at Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham, Amritapuri Campus.

National Pharmacy Week Observed at Amrita School of Pharmacy

National Pharmacy Week is being celebrated every year in the last week of November to create awareness among the general public about the role of pharmacist in public health. The Amrita School of Pharmacy actively observed the National Pharmacy Week during December 8–15, 2014 at the Health Sciences campus.

750 Contestants to Participate in ICPC Hosted by Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham, Amritapuri

Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham is hosting ACM International Collegiate Programming Contest (ICPC) on December 16, 2014 at Amritapuri Campus. A total of 750 contestants who have arrived from 150 professional colleges in India and Bangladesh will participate in the contest. Most of the contestants are from Amrita itself, a total of 255 teams contesting from the university with 130 teams from Amritapuri and 125 teams from Ettimadai campus.