Govt. of India Awards Prestigious Young Faculty Research Fellowship to Amrita Professors

The Department of Electronics & Information Technology, Government of India has awarded the prestigious Young Faculty Research Fellowship under Visvesvaraya PhD scheme for Electronics and IT for the year 2015-16 to Prof. Maneesha Ramesh and Prof. Shyam Diwakar of Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham.

How Amrita's Brain Circuit Models Help Explore Brain Function and Disorders

In an effort to understand brain's disease conditions from a functional role, computational neuroscience and neurophysiology lab at Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham's School of Biotechnology has been developing computer models based on experimental data of neurons and neural circuits.

Scientist at Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham Develops Computer Models to Map Brain Disorders

Amrita Center for Computational Neurosciences and Neurophysiology at School of Biotechnology, Amritapuri campus has developed a computer model to understand the brain disorders. Besides neurological disorders, the approach based on accelerated computing platform can be extended to understand cancer, its origin and functional misbehavior and even infections spread through viruses.