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IIT Ropar


Punjab signs MoUs with IIT Ropar for skill development

July 22, 2020 10:07 am

The MoUs provide for IIT’s Technical Education Department to become academic mentor for the state’s engineering colleges at Gurdaspur and Ferozepur, as well as for Sri Guru Gobind Singh Skill Institute at Shri Chamkaur Sahib, five government polytechnics and 10 government ITIs.

THE Young University Ranking 2020: IIT-Ropar best in country, two Indian institutes in global top 100

June 24, 2020 7:59 pm

The 2020 ranking includes 414 universities, up from 351 in 2019. As many as two universities made it into the top 100, while none could enter the '50 under 50' category.

IIT-Ropar’s machine to sterilise products using UV rays

June 08, 2020 5:24 am

The UV-C Sterlisation Unit was conceptualised and designed by Senior Scientific Officer Naresh Rakha, Dr Khushboo Rakha and Executive Engineer TS Anand.

IIT-Ropar to install negative pressure chambers to contain spread of coronavirus

June 07, 2020 6:15 am

The low-cost negative pressure chambers will be developed under the guidance of Dr Dhiraj K Mahajan, an associate professor at IIT-Ropar's Department of Mechanical Engineering.

IIT-Ropar launches PG programme in Artificial Intelligence

May 28, 2020 5:22 pm

As per LinkedIn Emerging Jobs Report 2020, ‘AI Specialist’ featured as second among the top 15 emerging jobs in the country.

Punjab: IIT-Ropar researchers develop new anti-microbial coating material

May 25, 2020 5:44 am

The team stated that this product has an edge over other similar products available for sanitising and fogging, as it is not made of volatile compounds, nor does it have a pungent smell.

IIT-Ropar develops device to test coronavirus instantly, awaits clinical trials

April 24, 2020 8:14 pm

The device will take an infrared image of the face of every person and show the image of the person within two seconds. The results can be - healthy, suspect or infected, claims the IIT.

IIT-Ropar researchers conceptualise doffing unit for disposal of PPE kits in sterilised environment

April 24, 2020 9:35 am

A doffing unit or station is a place where healthcare workers can safely deposit their PPE kits or other safety equipment and sanitize themselves after completing their work in infectious environments. The team is currently in conversation with manufacturers to produce the prototype and bring the unit to hospitals.

IIT-Ropar working on WardBot to deliver food, medicines to coronavirus patients

April 18, 2020 11:21 am

IIT-Ropar is seeking industry collaboration to convert the robot into reality. It has also participated in the Ministry of HRD's competition - SMADHAN.

Coronavirus: IIT Ropar develops UV-technology fitted 'trunk' to sanitise grocery items, currency notes

April 10, 2020 6:41 pm

The team recommends that all items coming from outside including currency notes, vegetables, milk packets, any items ordered through delivery, wrist watch, wallets, mobile phones or any documents be placed in the trunk before being used.