Amrita Student Team Emerge as Champions of Scilab Toolbox Hackathon 2020

A student team from the School of Engineering, Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham, Coimbatore campus, has emerged as the champions of the Scilab Toolbox Hackathon 2020. Seven hundred student teams and startups participated in this hackathon organized by Free/Libre and Open Source Software for Education (FOSSEE) Center of Excellence at IIT Bombay and supported by National Mission on Education through Information and Communication Technology (ICT) of Ministry of Education, Government of India.  

Amrita Student Team Ranked 3rd in Smart India Hackathon (SIH) 2020

Coders of Blaviken, a student team from the Department of Computer Science and Engineering at School of Engineering, Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham, Coimbatore campus, was ranked third in the Smart India Hackathon (SIH) 2020 software edition for a problem statement of the Government of Madhya Pradesh. 

Amrita Students Develop COVID-19 Global Tracker App

Arun Vigesh V. G. and Manojkumar V. K, students of the B. Tech Computer Science and Engineering at Amrita School of Engineering, Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham, developed a COVID - 19 global tracker app. This android app acts as a portal for the community to keep track of the COVID-19 pandemic worldwide, alongside collecting data for further analysis. All content is handpicked and filtered to ensure that data collection sources are reliable with minimal hoaxes, in the best interest of the community.

Amrita Student Develops 'BayJDO'- An Indian App to Beat Xender and SHAREit Ban

Following the ban of the 59 Chinese apps by the Government of India, Ashwin Shenoy (second-year student of the Department of Computer Science Engineering, School of Engineering, Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham, Amritapuri, Kerala) has developed an application named "BayJDO". He is on a mission to rescue all those who were mourning the ban of Xender and SHAREit. BayJDO is a lightweight, simple yet fast, and secure web application, that allows us to transfer files directly between devices, without requiring users to install dedicated apps or create a special WiFi Hotspot. Transferring files using BayJDO is simple, and it has only one prerequisite – the devices need to be in the same network.