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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) […]

L- To R- Prof. Shashidhar Joshi, Dean of Institute of Engineering, Tribhuvan University, Prof. Peshal Dahal, Registrar, TU, Prof. Abhay Karandikar, Director IIT Kanpur, Prof. Yogesh Joshi, Dean of International Relations, IIT Kanpur (Photo: Girish Pant | IITKanpur)

IITKanpur signs MoU with Tribhuvan University of Nepal for Academic Cooperation

Kanpur | IIT Kanpur signed an MoU with the Institute of Engineering (IOE) at Tribhuvan University (TU), Nepal for academic cooperation and research partnership. The MoU was signed by Professor Yogesh Joshi, Dean of International Relations, IIT Kanpur and Professor Shashidhar Joshi, Dean of Institute of Engineering, Tribhuvan University. IIT Kanpur and Tribhuvan University have had […]

Phool.co founder Ankit Agarwal with Alia Bhatt

Alia invests in Kanpur based waste-flower recycling startup Phool.co

Kanpur | Bollywood actress Alia Bhatt has invested in Phool.co, a start-up backed by IIT-Kanpur that converts floral waste into charcoal-free luxury incense products. Founded in 2017 by engineering graduate Ankit Agarwal, Phool.co has also received Fair for Life – Fairtrade and Ecocert Organic & Natural certificates. Using its ‘flowercycling’ technology, the start-up has also launched […]

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Covid 3rd wave possibility now negligible, says senior Professor at IITKanpur

Kanpur (Uttar Pradesh) | Senior Scientist, IIT Kanpur, Prof Manindra Aggarwal has claimed that the possibility of a third wave of corona infection is now negligible. Releasing his new study based on his mathematical ‘model formula’, he has said that vaccination has further reduced this risk. “The vaccination has ensured the reduction in the infection to […]

Dr. GM Kamath, Director, [email protected] and Faculty, Aerospace Engineering, IITK (Photo: Girish Pant)

[email protected], IIA host webinar titled ‘Technovation with IIT Kanpur’

Kanpur | The IIT Kanpur Research and Technology Park Foundation ([email protected]) in collaboration with the Indian Industries Association, Kanpur Chapter hosted a webinar titled ‘Technovation with IIT Kanpur’ on the crucial role research and development plays in the economic growth of the country and the opportunities of collaborations that exist for industries to work together […]

Prof HC Verma (Photo: Girish Pant)

IITKanpur to start month-long course on ‘Story of Photoelectric Effect’ to pay tribute to Albert Einstein

Kanpur | The all time great scientist Albert Einstein was awarded Nobel prize in Physics in the year 1921 for his theoretical work and discovering the law of Photoelectric Effect. This theory paved way for a huge technologic advancement using generation of electricity from light. The most common solar panels to Night vision cameras used […]