Government Gives Nod to Indigenous Technology for Light Weight Bullet Proof Materials Designed by Amrita Faculty Member

The indigenous technology for the ultra light bullet Proof Materials proof jackets, designed by Dr. Shantanu Bhowmik, Professor, Amrita School of Engineering, Coimbatore, has got government’s nod and prototypes of the same will be readied jointly by Larsen and Toubro (L&T) and Coimbatore based Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham. A grant of close to Rs 10 crores for Development of the prototype has been given under the Technology Development Fund (TDF) by the Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO). The TDF grant will be used to set up a pilot scale facility at Amrita University for processing these materials, supporting research at Amrita University for developing the configuration, realisation and testing of panels and delivery of a prototype vest from the facility.

44th National Conference on Fluid Mechanics and Fluid Power (FMFP – 2017) at Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham, Amritapuri Campus

The National Society of Fluid Mechanics and Fluid Power (NSFMFP), in collaboration with Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham, organized the 44th National Conference on Fluid Mechanics and Fluid Power (FMFP – 2017) at Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham, Amritapuri Campus, Kollam, Kerala, from December 14-16, 2017. 

Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham Secures Top Honors in CSI Annual Convention at Kolkata

Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham secured top honours in Computer Society of India (CSI) Annual Convention 2017, for the second consecutive year, held at Science City, Kolkata from 19 to 21 January, 2018. Amrita received 10 national awards from CSI, more than any other university or institution in India.

Amrita Only Institution in Kerala that Provides Courses as per Emerging Industry Demand

Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham is the only institution in Kerala that runs courses in the emerging tech. It offers MTech and PhD in cybersecurity, providing students with facility to research in areas such as Internet of Things and security, cloud computing, security data visualisation, cyber-physical/networked embedded systems cryptography, healthcare security, big data analytics platform and automotive security.