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IIT Guwahati develops nanocomposites for TENG with South Korean university

Researchers from the Indian Institute of Technology Guwahati, and Daegu Gyeongbuk Institute of Science and Technology (DGIST), South Korea, together have developed “ferromagnetic nanocomposites”. These nanocomposites will be utilized as a positive triboelectric layer in triboelectric nano-generator (TENG). The nano-generator is suitable to devise applications to harvest biomechanical energy from breathing (inhale and exhale) during…


Exams for traditional courses to be held online: Mumbai University

Mumbai University will hold online exams for its traditional and self-financed undergraduate programs, while the practical tests will be conducted at the campus. On the other hand, students enrolled in professional courses such as Engineering, Law, Management, and Nursing will have to sit for offline exams as decided earlier. “To announce the results on time,…

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UGC allows educational institutes to develop online courses with Ed-tech firms

The UGC (University Grants Commission) has announced to allow 900 autonomous educational institutions to collaborate with EdTech companies to offer online courses that will include graduate and postgraduate degrees. According to the UGC Chairperson, M Jagadesh Kumar the proposed amendments will encourage greater flexibility for colleges and universities and will help in harnessing the technological…

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MoU signed between IIT Mandi and DDMA to install warning systems for landslides

The Indian Institute of Technology Mandi signed a Memorandum of Understanding with the District Disaster Management Authority (DDMA) in Mandi to develop early warning systems for landslides at some sites. The deployment sites will be selected by InSAR-based analysis and District Administration’s confirmation. The system has been developed by Dr. Varun Dutt, assistant professor in…

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P.B Siddhartha College prepares itself for the AI industry

In the past few years, it has become more critical to study subjects like artificial intelligence and data science. According to online learning platforms, many companies even outside the IT sector prefer to hire candidates with a deep understanding of artificial intelligence. Tech courses are becoming increasingly popular among students of all backgrounds. As a…