IIT Madras

Startup developing gas-turbine powered electric engines for CVs

The engine can run on various fuels, including diesel and hydrogen, according to the team at National Centre for Combustion Research and Development (NCCRD) on IIT-Madras campus.

published on : 26th May 2023

IIT Madras unlocks levels 3, 4 of free online maths course

The students who take the examination will also be provided a grade certificate. IIT Madras director V Kamakoti said,

published on : 26th April 2023

Technology arm of shipping ministry opened at IIT Madras

Built at Rs 77 crore, the NTCPWC will act as the research and development centre to create solutions towards enabling the modernisation of the marine sector in India.

published on : 25th April 2023

IIT-M student ends life, 4th death in 75 days

“On Friday, Suresh’s roommates left for class in the morning, but Suresh stayed back. By afternoon, his friends noticed his absence and reached the hostel room.

published on : 22nd April 2023

Second-year B Tech IIT-M student ends life, 4th death in 75 days

The student has been identified as Kedar Suresh (20). He was a native of Maharashtra.

published on : 21st April 2023

IIT Madras develops non-invasive device to detect artery stiffness

Researchers at IIT Madras have developed a non-invasive device that can assess the health and age of blood vessels and can be used for early screening for cardiovascular diseases.

published on : 18th April 2023

IIT-Madras develops non-invasive device to measure arterial stiffness

Artsens simultaneously checks for artery stiffness and central blood pressure. The device is designed so that it can be even used by amateurs during routine medical examinations.

published on : 17th April 2023

Three-member panel to probe death of IIT Madras scholar

The committee will also include a student who is not an elected representative.

published on : 14th April 2023

IIT Madras commercialises four software tools

IIT Madras has commercialised four state-of-the-art software packages in the field of photoelastic analysis and simulation through an industry partner.

published on : 11th April 2023

PhD student of IIT Madras kills self

He was staying in a rented apartment in Velachery for the past three months.

published on : 1st April 2023

UP govt signs contract with IIT-Madras for online classes for students of 100 schools

The IIT Madras teachers would commence teaching the students of 100 government smart schools in Varanasi online initially as a pilot project

published on : 31st March 2023

IIT-Madras-led innovation can detect adulteration in milk in 30 seconds

Requiring only a millilitre of a liquid as a sample for the test, the researchers said that the test can be used to detect adulteration in other liquids as well such as water, fresh juices and milkshakes.

published on : 30th March 2023

IIT-Madras develops portable paper device to detect adulteration in milk

Researchers at IIT Madras have developed a three-dimensional (3D) paper-based portable device that can detect adulteration in milk within 30 seconds.

published on : 28th March 2023

IIT suicides reveal toxic mix of academic pressure, official apathy and discrimination

Six students, three each from IITs and the NIT, died by suicide in 2023. Eight IIT students died by suicide in 2022, four in 2021 and three in 2020. Why has this been happening?

published on : 16th March 2023

Deaths by suicide in 2021 cost TN Rs 29,167 crore: IIT-M study

The research report authored by Nijina M Nazar and Venkatesh Balasubramanian investigated the costs using data from the calendar year of 2021.

published on : 16th March 2023

Engineering student from Andhra Pradesh dies by suicide in IIT-M hostel

According to the police, Sree Sai was staying in Alaknanda hostel on the campus. On Tuesday Sree Sai did not turn up for class.

published on : 15th March 2023

IIT-M student dies by suicide, second in a month 

A preliminary investigation indicated that the deceased may have had issues "focusing on his studies and completing his academic tasks", a police officer investigating the matter said.

published on : 14th March 2023

Futuristic innovations showcased at IIT-CFI open house

IIT-M Director V Kamakoti inaugurated the event and said, “For any country to become a technology superpower, it should excel in the fields of entrepreneurship and innovation.

published on : 13th March 2023

IIT-M’s new course is in line with NEP criteria, says Minister Pradhan

“After successfully having BS Data Science online for the last few years, IIT Madras now has added another feather to its cap–BS in Electronic Systems.  

published on : 7th March 2023

IIT-Madras alumni to sponsor Parkinson’s therapeutics lab

The students of 1972 batch of IIT Madras have come up to sponsor ‘Parkinson’s Therapeutics Lab’ on the occasion of the Golden Jubilee Reunion.

published on : 24th January 2023
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