Students celebrate Holi on Slayter Hill
March 28, 2021
It's considered as one of the most revered and celebrated festivals of India and is celebrated in almost every part of the country.
New study ties India’s genetic diversity to language, not geography
January 25, 2021
Historically, scientists have found that geography is the biggest driver behind the genetic diversity of a population. Now, new research from Purdue University indicates that while that may be true for European countries, it is not true for all other parts of the world – especially places like India, where language and social systems have strongly affected how and where people live.
NMIMS School of Business Management (SBM) Opens Admissions For Its Dual Degree MBA Decision Science program in Collaboration with Purdue University
October 28, 2020
NMIMS School of Business Management (SBM) opened admissions to its very prestigious dual degree program - MBA in Decision Science & Analytics and MS in Business Analytics & Information Management (BAIM) in collaboration with Krannert School of Management, Purdue University, a leading public research university of USA. Admissions are open till December 14, 2020 for its Mumbai campus. With this degree, students will get an opportunity to study in two of the world's most renowned institutions. The 2 year program is split into 3 terms at SBM and 2 terms at Krannert School of Management, followed by 1 term of internship in India under a faculty guide. The thoughtfully designed program follows a research-based and industry-focused pedagogy.
Irrigation in India found to be increasing heat stress on people living there
October 27, 2020
A team of researchers from the Indian Institute of Technology, Purdue University and the Helmholtz Center for Environmental Research has found that increased irrigation in parts of India has led to increasing heat stress on the people who live there. In their paper published in the journal Nature Geoscience, the group describes their multi-pronged study of weather conditions in the region and what they learned about it.
RICH, Marut receive Purdue University’s Shah Family Global Innovation Lab’s seed grant
July 28, 2020
Hyderabad: Government of Telangana’s RICH (Research and Innovation Circle of Hyderabad), along with Marut Dronetech, a drone startup based out of Hyderabad, has received a seed grant from Purdue University’s Shah Family Global Innovation Lab for its project on “Sensor technologies for real-time monitoring of mosquito populations through heat maps in India”.
Best Practices in U.S.-India Higher Education Partnerships
July 24, 2020
Director of Purdue's India Strategic Partnership writes about the key elements of Purdue's initiative.
New wearable device can help millions with swallowing problems
December 17, 2019
Purdue scientists have developed a new wearable monitoring device that will make treatments easier and more affordable for millions of people with swallowing disorders.
Tech gives the disabled a helping hand
September 19, 2019
An electronic glove, or e-glove, developed by Purdue University researchers can be worn over a prosthetic hand to provide human like softness, warmth, appearance and sensory perception.
Scientists develop humanlike e-glove for prosthetic hands
September 4, 2019
Scientists have developed an electronic glove that can be worn over a prosthetic hand to provide human-like softness, warmth, appearance and sensory perception, such as the ability to sense pressure, temperature and hydration. People with hand amputations experience difficult daily life challenges, often leading to lifelong use of prosthetic hands and services, according to researchers from Purdue University in the US, who developed the e-glove.
Interior wall brings breath of fresh air to home of the future
August 7, 2019
Biowall, a Purdue University project, is showing promise in the use of a wall of plants to clear the air within inhabited built spaces. More than 3.8 million deaths worldwide each year are blamed on household air pollution, and scientists are turning to many strategies to try to clean the air in homes and offices, including the use of everyday plants. A Purdue University project called the Biowall is showing promise in the use of a wall of plants to clear the air within built spaces inhabited by humans.