Amrita Welcomes Netherlands Delegation in Coimbatore

An eleven member delegation from the University of Twente, Netherlands, visited Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham’s Coimbatore campus on February 7th, 2017, to discuss potential educational and research collaborations. During the visit, Amrita faculty and delegates from Twente shared their research and academic backgrounds, held interactive sessions, and found areas of mutual interest for future collaborations.

Invited talk at International Brain Cells and Circuits Neuroscience Course held in Erice, Italy

Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham Professor Dr. Shyam Diwakar was an invited speaker at the School of Brain Cells & Circuits "Camillo Golgi" course titled "The cerebellum inside-out: cells, circuits and functions" held from December 1-5, 2016 at Erice, Italy. He gave a talk titled "Computational Neurosciences of Cerebellar Circuit Disorders" during the round table session. 

Amrita Research at Indian Academy of Neuroscience International Conference

Prof. Shyam Diwakar gave an expert talk titled "Computational Neuroscience of Circuit Function and Dysfunction: a Cerebellum Perspective" at the at the XXXIV Annual Meeting of Indian Academy of Neurosciences (IAN) held at National Brain Research Center, Manesar, India from October 19-21, 2016. 

Amrita Bio-Inspired Robotics at Heidelberg Meeting

Amrita School of Biotechnology's Bioinspired robotics study titled "Using Cerebellar Architecture to Control Low-Cost Robotic Arms" was presented as an invited talk by Dr. Shyam Diwakar at the International Symposium on the Neuromechanics of Human Movement, 4th–6th October 2016 organized by University of Heidelberg, Germany.