India's major city Chennai drowned, negotiations around climate finance heats-up at COP28

Warmer atmosphere leads to higher water retention capacity, leading to larger and larger cyclones, which is not good news for those of us on the ground, pointed out experts

published on : 5th December 2023

Suicide of IIT-M research scholar: Professor suspended after inquiry panel’s report

An institute spokesperson confirmed that Sen was suspended based on the direction of the Board of Governors. “The Institute is following due process,” the spokesperson told TNIE.

published on : 28th November 2023

IIT-Madras unveils platform to collate info on incubators

Though India has nearly 1,000 active incubators until now, the information about them are scattered and not easily available in a single location.

published on : 21st November 2023

MeitY-backed research facility to promote chips 

The centre will focus on photonic processors to be used in high-speed transceivers for data centres and optical quantum computing processors for next-gen quantum computing applications. 

published on : 21st October 2023

Indian Institute of Technology Madras’s energy converter to help ‘empower’ coastal areas

According to a release, the current innovation is an energy converter system that helps generate electricity in coastal areas.

published on : 14th October 2023

Depleting water quality in Punjab a major concern

A study by the IIT-Mandi found that human activity-induced groundwater pollution, particularly through agricultural runoff, is the major reason behind depleting groundwater.

published on : 11th October 2023

Africa and After

Is there any connection between mathematics and war reporting? Perhaps. 

published on : 7th October 2023

IIT-M professor T Pradeep secures Eni Award

Professor in the department of Chemistry, Pradeep has been recognised for his work on affordable clean water using advanced materials.

published on : 18th July 2023

Differently-abled IIT-M scholar's speech moves audience at international conference

A quadriplegic with a 90 per cent disability, Preethi Srinivasan is also the first disabled woman to seek admission into the PhD programme at IITs in 2019. 

published on : 16th July 2023
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