From the news
- Chancellor Amma Addresses the Parliament of World’s Religions
- Amrita Students Qualify for the European Mars Rover Challenge
A one day workshop on Magic of Millets was organized for faculty and staff members of Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham’s Coimbatore campus on November 6, 2015. The event was organized by the Food, Nutrition and Health Education Center at Amrita as part of World Food Day celebrations.
An Amrita paper titled, “Design of Spider Mechanism for Extraterrestrial Rover”, won the best paper award at the 2nd International Conference on Emerging Trends in Mechanical Engineering (ICETME – 2015) organized by the department of Mechanical Engineering, Toc H Institute of Science and Technology (TIST), Ernakulam, Kerala from September 3-5, 2015.
Amrita School of Engineering, Bengaluru Campus organized its Annual Science Fest, Aarohan’15, from November 5-6, 2015. The annual Amrita Science Fest, Aarohan, is an initiative to foster a bond between an institution of higher education and schools.
Gotipua Dance Performance by Konark Natya Mandap, Orissa was successfully conducted at Amrita School of Engineering, Amritapuri campus on 30th November, 2015. This event was co-organized by Samskriti, the cultural wing of Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham, Amritapuri Campus and SPIC MACAY, the Society for the Promotion of Indian Classical Music and Culture Amongst Youth.
The Supplementary examination schedule of Amrita School of Engineering are announced by the Controller of Examinations of Bengaluru Campus.
Rahul Krishnan, Project Associate & PhD student, Amrita Center for Wireless Networks and Applications (AmritaWNA), Amritapuri, presented research papers at the 5th EAI International Conference on Wireless Mobile Communication and Healthcare (Transforming healthcare through innovations in mobile and wireless technologies)- MOBIHEALTH 2015 held fromOctober 14-16 at London, Great Britain.
In the recently held National Conference of the Indian Association of Oral & Maxillofacial Pathologists(IAOMP) at Jaipur during November 20 – 22, 2015, Dr. Aiswarya A. Krishnan, second year postgraduate trainee, Department of Oral & Maxillofacial Pathology and Microbiology, Amrita School of Dentistry won the first prize in the scientific presentation category.
Amrita School of Pharmacy organized two scientific sessions in connection with the inauguration of PharmacyWeek Celebrations 2015 on November 23, 2015.
The Society for Emergency Medicine India, (SEMI) full time member of International Federation for Emergency Medicine (IFEM), has recognised the contributions made by Amrita Institute of Medical Sciences in the field of Emergency Medicine and has given AIMS an award for Excellence in Emergency Medicine.
Dr. Ella Salome Roininen, Lecturer- Diversity and Organizational Culture, Diversity Leadership,Karlshochschule International University, Germany conducted a two-day workshop for Amrita School of Business (ASB ) Coimbatore students on ‘Equality, Diversity and Inclusion’.