The researchers are planning to implement these algorithms on unmanned aerial and ground vehicles in the near future.
The IIT director said that this year, the university has signed 12 major MoUs with international and national organisations/universities.
The initiative called Desert Ecosystem Sciences Guided by Nature and Selection was launched under the aegis of the Jodhpur City Knowledge and Innovation Cluster.
The categories for these different contributions are jade (Rs 3 lakh), pearl (Rs 6 lakh), emerald (Rs 10 lakh), ruby (Rs 20 lakh), diamond (Rs 30 lakh), and kohinoor (Rs 61 lakh).
IIT Bombay Heritage Foundation has supported 575 named scholarships benefiting nearly 5,000 students and funded the construction and establishment of 25 major centres, schools and laboratories.
The ICMR approved test kit was launched by Union Minister of State for Education Sanjay Dhotre on Friday.
The region experienced a humanitarian tragedy on February 7 this year, when a wall of debris and water barrelled down the Ronti Gad, Rishiganga and Dhauliganga river valleys.
According to the team, current COVID-19 treatments simply manage symptoms while the body fights off the infection with its immune defence system.
Despite COVID challenges, average salary package at IIT-Guwahati campus placements higher than last year
In total, 686 students at the IIT were successfully placed for the academic year 2020-2021 with the highest package offered being Rs 70 lakh per annum.
The tool is independent of video conferencing solutions and has been tested on Zoom an Skype applications.