Indian Institute of Science

IISER Bhopal team develops affordable oxygen concentrator to meet demand during virus surge

The device, which is estimated to cost less than Rs 20,000, can provide 93-95 per cent pure oxygen with a flow rate of up to 3 litre/minute

published on : 25th April 2021

IISc study shows higher, faster COVID mutations in Bengaluru than national, global average

It found that the three Bengaluru isolates analysed had 27 mutations in the viral genomes with over 11 mutations per sample — more than both the national average of 8.4 and global average of 7.3.

published on : 5th March 2021

34-year-old PhD student ends life in hostel room at IISc campus in Bengaluru

A senior police officer from Sadashivanagar police station said that the deceased Ranadeer Kumar hailed from Bihar. He was supposed to submit his PhD thesis this year.

published on : 3rd March 2021

IISc researchers working on COVID-19 detection using Raman spectroscopy, artificial intelligence

Raman Spectroscopy is a non-destructive chemical analysis technique which provides detailed information about chemical structure, phase and polymorphy, crystallinity and molecular interactions.

published on : 6th December 2020

Startup incubated at IISc develops COVID-19 diagnostic kit, gets ICMR nod

The test takes about one and half hours to confirm the presence of SARS-CoV-2 in patient samples, said Utpal Tatu, Professor in the Department of Biochemistry, IISc, and founder of Equine Biotech.

published on : 26th September 2020

IISc to conduct test for masters programmes on February 15

JAM is a qualifying examination for candidates seeking admission to various masters programmes.

published on : 9th September 2020

Seven institutes from Karnataka among 100 best institutes in country; IISc tops list

Indian Institute of Science (IISc) Bengaluru has been ranked as the top university in the country for the second year in a row.

published on : 3rd April 2017

IISc-Bengaluru, IIT-Madras top HRD ministry rankings

The Indian Institute of Science at Bengaluru in Karnataka is the No.1 higher educational institute in the country as per NIRF rankings.

published on : 3rd April 2017

IISc makes it to the top 10 global universities

India’s premier institution, Bengaluru-based IISC has made it to top 10 global varsities ranking eighth of the global ranking for universities.

published on : 7th March 2017