Tagged: IIT Kharagpur

0

A day of action

Students and campus residents share a yoga session together on the 5th International Yoga Day IIT Kharagpur celebrated the 5th International Day of Yoga on June 21, 2019 by holding yoga sessions at the Technology Students’ Gymkhana (TSG). Mr Sudhir Kumar, Physical Training Instructor (G-1) and Health Educator from TSG,...

0

In a happy place

The Bio-Electrochemistry laboratory has helped IIT Kharagpur emerge among the top five institutes in the world on MFC research The Bio-Electrochemistry laboratory at IIT Kharagpur has helped IIT Kharagpur gain the fourth position among institutions in the world on the basis of its publication record on microbial fuel cell research...

0

Smart thinking

Two IITKGP students propose a smart water management system and win kudos at an International Conference on ML and Soft Computing in Vietnam Smart cities need smart water management and distribution system. In advanced countries, telecommunications, computing, computer-based modelling, AI, Machine Learning, Data analysis and processing have changed the way...

1

Shape of water

Vijay Kiyawat, KGPian and renowned water-colourist, talks to KGPChronicle about his art, some long cherished memories and ‘giving back’ “Wherever you are is the entry point” – Kabir We don’t know if Vijay Kiyawat (1967/BTech/ME/NH) came across these words of Kabir, the great mystical poet and saint. But the trajectory...

1

Preparing for the role

IIT Kharagpur’s LEAP (Leadership for Academicians Program) is turning out to be an intense learning experience IIT Kharagpur is currently holding the MHRD inspired and sponsored LEAP program (May 13-24). Announced in November 2018 by the MHRD, LEAP is a three-week flagship ‘Leadership development’ training programme for second level academic...

0

A brave new start

The Joint Workshop on Rural Water Quality and Management (RWQM-2019) organized by the University of Edinburgh and IITKGP is part of a multi-institutional, multi-disciplinary drive for better rural water quality and management India Today  Careers360  Jagran Josh Many of India’s villages may witness a sea change in water quality, management...

3

Simple and viable

The Rural Drinking Water Technology Hackathon at IIT KGP showcased cost-effective and simple methods of water purification Careers360 Jagran Josh Supply of clean drinking water is considered to be the hallmark of a truly developed and integrated society. Owing to the largescale agriculture and anthropogenic stress, improving drinking water quality...

0

That’s what friends are for

TAAB, or the Bangalore chapter of IITKGP’s alumni network, is playing a major role in the Institute’s outreach efforts. Here’s how… While inaugurating the Nagpur Alumni chapter in March, Dean, Alumni Affairs, Prof. Subrata Chattopadhyay, talked about the hub-and-spoke model of Alumni connectivity. “If the two major Alumni foundations (of...

0

Where credit is due

A merit scholarship, like the one instituted by Tower Research Capital India, addresses both student needs and aspirations   Perhaps the best way to describe what a scholarship does for a student besides giving the recipient instant acclaim is that it gives him/her the opportunity to earn an education. For...