Amrita’s Low-cost UV Sanitization Robot ‘Prabha’ Hits the Market

Prabha, is a remote-controlled sanitization robot that can systematically disinfect rooms with ultraviolet rays Amrita’s Humanitarian Technology (HuT) Labs collaborated with Megara Robotics, a private enterprise in Chennai, to develop Prabha, and the team completed its first successful prototype in June of last year. In September, Prabha was deployed at Amrita Hospital in Kochi in the throes of COVID-19 treatment.

International Women’s Day 2021 Observed at Amrita Mysuru Campus

The Women’s Cell in association with the Department of Visual Communication, Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham, Mysuru campus, observed the International Women’s Day on March 8, 2021, with the theme “Women in Leadership: Achieving an Equal Future in a COVID-19 World,” to celebrate the tremendous efforts by women and girls around the world in shaping a more equal future and recovery from the COVID-19 pandemic and highlights the gaps that remain.

Smart Helmet Innovation of Amrita Student Team Showcased in National Expo

A smart helmet innovation developed by Brain Bucket, a student team from Amrita School of Engineering, Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham, Coimbatore campus has emerged as runnerup in Students Engineering Model Competition and Expo. The Expo, part of the prestigious India International Science Festival (IISF) 2020 organized by the Ministries of Science, Technology, Earth Sciences and Health & Family Welfare of the Government of India, was held from December 22-25, 2020.