Dr. Venkat Welcomes ACWR 2011 Delegates

 
 
 
 
December 21, 2011
Amritapuri Campus
 

Vice-Chancellor Dr. Venkat Rangan welcomed delegates of the International Conference on Wireless Technologies for Humanitarian Relief on December 18, 2011, at the Health Sciences campus in Kochi.
 

Landslide Detection Technology of Amrita Center for Wireless Networks and Applications

Amrita Center for Wireless Networks and Applications of Amrita Vishwam Vidyapeetham at Amritapuri Campus developed a system to detect rainfall induced landslides in 2009. It was deployed the wireless sensor mechanism in Munnar in ldukki district of Kerala.

Maharashtra Plans to Deploy Landslide Warning System Developed by Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham

The state disaster management cell of Maharashtra Government planned to deploy real-time landslide monitoring and detection system in landslide prone areas of Konkan and Western Ghats. The system was developed by Amrita Wireless Network and Applications(AWNA) of Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham, Amritapuri Campus uses wireless sensor technology and provide a day-prior warning of an impending landslide, facilitating evacuation and better disaster management.

 

Maha Mulls Over Deploying Landslide Waming System Developed by Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham

The State Disaster Management cell deployed real-time landslide monitoring and detection system in landslide-prone areas of Konkan and Western Ghats. The system, which is developed by Amrita Wireless Network and Applications(WNA) at Amritapuri uses wireless sensor technology and will provide warning a day before an impending landslide, facilitating evacuation and better disaster management.