Directions is an institutional series of the Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur. IITK Directions aims at presenting original contributions and reviews of important and cutting-edge topics by the faculty members and other stakeholders of IIT Kanpur in a consolidated manner. It is a platform that reflects upon the ongoing research and development activities, major achievements, and evolving trends. Each volume in the series focuses on a particular area of science and technology

Electron Microscopy in Science and Engineering
Editors: Krishanu Biswas, Sri Sivakumar, Nilesh Gurao

Cyber Security in India
Editors: Shukla,, Sandeep Kumar,  Agrawal,

Selected Topics in Photonics
Editors: Kumar, Pavan, Krishnamurthy,
Pradeep Kumar (Eds.)

Innovation, Incubation and Entrepreneurship
Case Studies from IIT Kanpur
Editors: Phani, B. V., Khandekar, Sameer (Eds.)

Previous Issues of Directions

PDF of some of the issues are available on Intranet.

  • Space Research
  • Mechanics of Solids
  • Industrial Collaboration
  • Water
  • Reach Symposium 2010
  • Communications
  • International Collaborations
  • Success Stories of Interdisciplinary Research
  • Reach Symposium 2008
  • Reach Symposium 2007
  • Reflections
  • Interface between Economics & Technology
  • Soft Computing
  • Smart Materials & Structures
  • Product Design & Media Communication
  • High Performance Computing
  • Optimization
  • Nanoscience & Nanotechnology
  • Display Technology & Organic Semiconductor
  • Biological Sciences & Bioengineering