IIT Kanpur researchers develop technology to turn ACs into air purifiers

Kanpur | A team of researchers from the Indian Institute of Technology (IIT), Kanpur, has developed a novel technology that turns ACs into affordable air purifiers. Researchers from the IIT Kanpur and IISc Bengaluru developed an anti-microbial air purification technology which was used by air filters, according to an official report. “The novel air purification technology […]

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IITKanpur alumni come on board to support institute’s School of Medical Research and Technology

Kanpur |  The Indian Institute of Technology-Kanpur on Thursday announced the signing of MoUs with two of its distinguished Alumni Dr Dev Joneja and Hemant Jalan to support the establishment of the School of Medical Research and Technology (SMRT) at IIT Kanpur. Dr Dev Joneja and his wife Terri Musson donated an amount of US$2.5 […]

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IIT-K develops device to detect soil health in 90 seconds

Kanpur | The Indian Institute of Technology-Kanpur (IIT-K) has developed a portable soil testing device that can detect soil health in just 90 seconds through an embedded mobile application. The technology titled Portable Soil Testing Device or BhuParikshak will assist individual farmers for obtaining soil health parameters of agricultural fields with recommended dose of fertilisers. The […]

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IIT Kanpur-backed CRUBN to assist Karnataka Government in developing key blockchain network

Kanpur | CRUBN, an IIT-Kanpur incubated company which provides state-of-the-art blockchain solutions for government and business entities across the globe has teamed up with Centre for Smart Governance, a premier software development agency of the Government of Karnataka, to develop a permissioned blockchain network as a decentralized trust and efficiency layer for all eGovernment Procurement (e-GP) […]