The researchers arrived at this finding after analyzing the amounts of mercury in the hair of over 600 people in three cities in India.
The project is one of the 50 Grand Challenges Explorations Round 22 grants announced by the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation.
Presently, the field testbed system has been deployed at the IIT-H campus, and along a 30-km stretch of NH-65, for analysing key components of traffic management system.
According to the tripartite Memorandum of Understanding, the centre will be set up at IIT Hyderabad.
This work could lead to the development of chemotherapeutic treatment methods that have fewer side effects than the existing methods
A Day after Anirudhya, third year B Tech student at the Indian Institute of Technology, Hyderabad, jumped to his death, students and staff continue to remain in shock from the incident.
Globally, IIT Hyderabad is likely the third institute to offer a full-fledged B Tech program in AI, after Carnegie Mellon University and MIT in the US
The States were ranked based on their performance in seven areas.
The number of companies coming in has been on a steady rise for the university, which saw around 130 companies coming in last year.
IIT-Hyderabad has made an impressive debut into the Times Higher Education World University Rankings 2019, securing a place in the 601-800 rank slot.