Pedestrians must be provided basic infra, say IISc researchers

Providing proper footpaths and safe walking spaces are base line conditions of a world-class city, and the government should provide them, he said.

published on : 5th December 2023

IISc study shows Bengaluru will get warmer by 2038

The research document showed a 51.86% increase in the built-up area and a 26.28% decrease in the green cover.

published on : 2nd December 2023

Ethical adoption of technology crucial: Principal scientific advisor  Ajay Kumar Sood

He added that India has become a great contributor to artificial intelligence. He said over 11 ministries are working on the the soon-to-be-launched One Health Mission.

published on : 19th November 2023

Pakshi Jala: A nature lover-turned-birdwatcher's chronicles

Capturing the relationship between birds and water, author Shubha Bhat talks about her book Pakshi Jala, which documents over 200 species of birds around the IISc campus.

published on : 14th November 2023

IISc scientists design 100 per cent efficient ‘micro heat engine’

Previously, the team designed a high-power engine that used a live bacterium to push the particle and power the system.

published on : 2nd November 2023

IISc to build quantum computing lab in Bengaluru

Govindan, Director, of IISC, said, “This will strengthen the Institute’s cutting-edge infrastructure and expertise, and give students and researchers the opportunity to explore quantum technologies.”

published on : 20th October 2023

Cybersecurity for safer automotive vehicles

Researchers will also develop automotive vehicle technologies and network security, smart grids, and other critical systems.

published on : 6th October 2023

Lab-made enzymes to cut toxicity of polluted water discovered in IISc

IISc scientists have produced nano-sized enzyme mimetics or nanozymes, manufactured in the lab that can mimic natural enzymes

published on : 4th October 2023

Healthy Bengaluru initiative gets 11k responses

Most suggestions focused on improving emergency care services, veterinary care services and overall healthcare by integrating technology and improving surveillance systems for early intervention.

published on : 15th September 2023

A new way to detect, kill cancer cells  

In a study published in ACS Applied Nano Materials, the scientists decided to combine gold and copper sulphide into nanoparticles which were tested on lung cancer and cervical cancer cell lines.

published on : 12th September 2023

IISc & RIM share recommendations to incentivise public transport

Area Parking Plans prepared in compliance with the Parking Policy for Bengaluru, should be implemented to regulate parking in the city and parking charges must be imposed at all parking locations.

published on : 5th September 2023

Teesta Setalvad blames IISc administration for preventing her from holding meeting on campus

At the last minute, the officials denied the human rights activist entry to the hall, forcing them to hold the meeting in the garden outside the IISc canteen.

published on : 18th August 2023

IISc researchers find way to poison antibiotic-resistant bacteria  

Researchers from the Indian Institute of Science (IISc) have developed a way to potentially poison antibiotic-resistant bacteria.

published on : 21st July 2023

Experts question BBMP’s proposed drone survey of stray dogs

An infrastructure expert flayed the BBMP, stating that strays will hide inside drains or in under-construction sites. There is no clarity on how the drone cameras will be able get these details.

published on : 20th July 2023

Experts laud DK Shivakumar’ idea of tunnel roads in Bengaluru

There should be diversion channels and high capacity pump-sets to pump water in case of floods.

published on : 5th July 2023

IISc tops Indian varsities in internationl rankings

The Indian Institute of Science (IISc) topped among Indian institutes in the UK-based Times Higher Education (THE) rankings.

published on : 26th June 2023

IISc develops probe for early detection of Alzheimer’s

The researchers developed a type of probe which turns fluorescent when put in contact with the enzyme, allowing researchers to detect an imbalance in the enzyme.

published on : 15th June 2023

NIRF 2023: NLSIU best law school for 6th time, IISc retains 2nd spot

Manipal Academy of Higher Education secured the 16th spot with NIT Karnataka in Surathkal grabbing the 38th rank in the best university category. 

published on : 6th June 2023
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