Not-for-profit Cause Launched for Studying Language Diversity using Artificial Intelligence

The DataScientia consortium of founding members includes Italy’s University of Trento, the National University of Mongolia, India’s Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham, China’s Jilin University, Paraguay’s Catholic University of Asunción, South Africa’s Tshwane University of Technology and UK’s Heriot-Watt University.

Junior Research Fellow for Computational Neuroscience R&D Project

Applications are invited for the positions available in Amrita School of Biotechnology for engaging two Senior Research Fellows and a Junior research Fellow to work on a computational neuroscience R&D project in the field of cerebellar physiology modeling. The posts are purely on contract; initially for a period of 6 months, and after evaluations will be extendable until January 2022 or co-terminus with the project. There is no provision for re-employment after termination of the project. The selected candidates will be evaluated on year to year basis and extension will be granted only on satisfactory progress/performance after each year.

Amrita Talk at the Munich Center for Neurosciences, Germany

On October 31st, 2018, Dr. Shyam Diwakar of Amrita School of Biotechnology (ASBT) was invited to give a talk on "Online Engineering and Virtual Laboratories in India: Learners and Teachers Beyond Traditional Classrooms" to professors and their international office team at the Munich Center for Neurosciences– Brain & Mind (MCN) at Munich, Germany.

Amrita School of Biotechnology Shines at Bangalore’s ICACCI ‘18 International Conference

In another stellar display of its academic excellence, 42 students and young researchers from the Amrita School of Biotechnology (ASBT) have presented 11 peer-reviewed papers at the International Conference on Advances in Computing, Communications and Informatics (ICACCI) held between 11th and 15th of September, 2018 at PES University, Bengaluru, India.