Prof. Baidurya Bhattacharya, Professor, Department of Civil Engineering elected as Fellow of the American Society of Civil Engineers.
Prof. Indranil Manna, Professor, Department of Metallurgical and Materials Engineering has been selected for the National Metallurgist Award 2018 of the Ministry of Steel, Government of India.
Prof. Partha Pratim Chakrabarti, Professor, Department of Computer Science & Engineering and the Director of the Institute is being honored with D. Sc. (Honoris Causa) by University of Kalyani, West Bengal in their 29th Annual Convocation.
The Vigilance Awareness Week shall be observed by the Institute during 29th October to 3rd November 2018. The central theme for observation of Vigilance Awareness Week, 2018, as chosen by Central Vigilance Commission (CVC) is “Eradicate Corruption – Build a New India”.
Young Innovators’ Program is a platform to foster young minds with scientific enthusiasm and a credo to solve the problems facing the globe. IIT Kharagpur with a motive of recognizing students with creative ability to conduct scientific research has for the first time launched this program. In a two day visit to IIT Kharagpur, the students will get a chance to explore the scientific environment within and an opportunity to present their projects in front of distinguished researchers and guests.
For more details, please visit: http://barc.iitkgp.ac.in/yip/
Indo-German Workshop on Intelligent Mobility
The Indo-German Collaborative Research Center on Intelligent Transportation Systems is a collaborative research initiative between IIT Kharagpur and TU Munich. The Center aims to establish collaborations at both academic and industry levels between Germany and India for developing next generation transportation technology suitable for Indian cities and to create an ecosystem in India that is conducive for the German and Indian Industry.
As part of this initiative, we are organizing a two-day workshop at IIT Kharagpur on Oct 29-30, 2018, partially supported by IGSTC and TU Munich. The aim of the workshop is to network with mobility stakeholders for identifying: (A) the research agenda of the center, (B) the collaborative partners, and (C) the schemes for long-term sustainability of the center.
For more details visit: http://cse.iitkgp.ac.in/~pallab/workshop/igstc18/
Prof. Srabani Taraphder, Professor, Department of Chemistry has been awarded INSA Teachers Award, 2018 by Indian National Science Academy.
Prof. Mahitosh Mandal, School of Medical Science and Technology has been inducted as Fellow, Indian National Science Academy.
Prof. Partha Pratim Chakrabarti, Director of the Institute and Professor, Department of Computer Science & Engineering is being awarded with Technology Excellence Award by Intel India.