IIT-K to prepare audit software for oxygen use

Kanpur | The Indian Institute of Technology-Kanpur (IIT-K) will prepare a strong oxygen audit system software to ensure rational use of oxygen. Additional Chief Secretary (Home) Avanish Kumar Awasthi said that according to the instructions issued by the government, the responsibility of developing the oxygen audit system has been entrusted to IIT-Kanpur which will prepare the […]

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IIT-K partners I2 Cure for ‘BioShield’ with proven efficacy of 99.99%

Jammu | The Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur (IIT-K) has collaborated with I2 Cure (P) Limited, a ‘Make in India for the World’ Biotech company, for all future research on molecular based I2 cure ‘BioShield’ which is a broad spectrum antimicrobial with proven efficacy of 99.999 per cent against SARS COVID virus. A press statement by […]

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Prof Yogesh M. Joshi of IITKanpur be to conferred with Academy Excellence Award of DRDO

Kanpur | Prof Yogesh M. Joshi, Department of Chemical Engineering at IITKanpur, has been chosen for the prestigious Academy excellence award of the Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO). Director, IITKanpur, Prof Abhay Karandikar congratulated Prof Joshi on this feat. He said that this award is given to either a team or an academician of […]

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School of Medical Research and Technology at IIT Kanpur to be designed by HOSMAC

Kanpur | IIT Kanpur has appointed HOSMAC, Asia’s leading healthcare management and planning consultancy to design the School of Medical Research and Technology (SMRT). SMRT, situated in the IIT Kanpur campus, will be a full-fledged Medical School comprising of Centres of Excellence (CoE) and a first-of-a-kind Super-Specialty Teaching Hospital. Combining medicine with engineering and encouraging […]

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NDMC, SIIC IIT-Kanpur announce CiTe- Civic Tech Innovation Launchpad winners

Kanpur | North Delhi Municipal Corporation, launched CiTe- Civic Tech Innovation Launchpad in partnership with Startup Incubation and Innovation Centre (SIIC), IIT Kanpur and Capri Global on February 25. CiTe is the first-of-its-kind initiative, where the startups and innovators will receive up to Rs 25 Lakhs worth innovation fellowship and prototype development support, with a chance […]

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Alarming Second Wave of COVID-19 in India: IITKanpur study

Kanpur: India is exhibiting signs of a second wave of COVID-19 as already seen in the United States and several other European countries including France and the United Kingdom. Although the vaccination drive is being expanded gradually to include all age groups, the emergence of several new mutants of the pathogen, which are highly transmissible, […]