IIT Kharagpur

Dark Age may be myth: IIT Kharagpur joint study

In an archaeological excavation at Vadnagar, Gujarat, the consortium of scientists, led by researchers from IIT Kharagpur, ASI, PRL, JNU, and Deccan College, challenges the traditional narrative of a Dark Age in Indian history.

NMDC ties up with IIT Kharagpur for drone-based mineral exploration

The MoU for 'drone-based mineral exploration' was signed on a virtual platform which was attended by Sumit Deb, CMD; Amitava Mukherjee, Director (Finance); Somnath Nandi, Director (Technical); DK Mohanty, Director (Production) from NMDC and professors from IIT Kharagpur.

NBIRT-IIT Kharagpur to install micro solar domes in 10 states

The two mentioned institutes are installing 50 ,000 micro solar domes in rural areas in West Bengal, Chhattisgarh, Madhya Pradesh, Kerala, Assam, Odisha, Tripura, Manipur, Rajasthan and Bihar. It is a unique device innovated and developed by Prof. (Dr.) S.P. GonChaudhuri which uses a combination of passive and active energy.

Panel to probe Burdwan Railway Station collapse

The Eastern Railway authorities, meanwhile, have set up a three-member inquiry committee to unearth the cause of the disaster and, according to senior Railway officials, the committee has been asked to submit its report within 10 days.