A team of Rice University visited 'Centre for Nanosciences' to discuss possible collaboration with IITK




A team of R&D and marketing representatives from Whirlpool Corporation recently visited IIT Kanpur to discuss possible collaboration with IITK for developing customized solutions for various consumer appliances of Whirlpool. Apart from getting acquainted with the various fabrication and characterization facilities at the CNS and AIC, the team also had meeting with several faculties from various departments.




As a part of National science day celebrations at IIT Kanpur, a workshop on Nanoscience and Nanotechnology was held at Biological Sciences and Bioengineering department at IIT Kanpur. Workshop was attended by eminent scientists, academicians and students. Welcome note was given by Prof. Sandeep Verma, Coordinator, Centre for Nanosciences. The invited speaker Dr. Sharmila Mukhopadhyay was Jefferson Science Fellow at the US Department of State, and elected Fellow of the American Ceramic Society. She is also Professor at Wright State University and the founding Director of their Center for Nanoscale Multifunctional Materials....Read more !



Dr. Sharmila Mukhopadhyay