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Bengaluru | Dec 26, 2018
Remembering the scientists we lost in 2018 | Research Matters

As the curtain falls on 2018, here is a tribute to those great Indian scientists and innovators who died in the year. These eminent people contributed to various fields of science and helped put India in the frontiers of global scientific advancements. This is in no way an exhaustive list, but it is an effort to bring to the fore the achievers who have left an indelible mark behind. 

General, Science, Technology, Engineering, Society, Policy, Deep-dive, Featured
Dec 15, 2018

Astronomer Carl Sagan once said, “Somewhere, something incredible is waiting to be known.” Little did we know that this “something”, for the field of tissue engineering, would be a little spinach leaf!

General, Science, Engineering, Scitoons, SciQs
Mumbai | Nov 12, 2018
Photo: Aredath Siddharth, Nandini Bhosale, Hassan Kumar Gundu, Communication Design, IDC, IIT Bombay/ CC BY-SA 3.0

Researchers from IIT Bombay propose algorithms for service providers to efficiently manage the choice of the right network for your mobile devices.

General, Science, Technology, Engineering, Deep-dive
Mumbai | Sep 20, 2018

Researchers from IIT Bombay build low cost, easy to maintain arsenic filters for rural communities.

General, Science, Technology, Engineering, Health, Deep-dive
Mumbai | Sep 19, 2018
Photo by: Purabi Deshpande, Gubbi Labs

Researchers from IIT Bombay develop a system for fast and accurate detection of molecules.

General, Science, Technology, Engineering, Health, Deep-dive
Mumbai | Jul 6, 2018
Photo by chuttersnap on Unsplash

Researchers from IIT Bombay use simulations to predict future shoreline changes in Paradip Port of Odisha, India.

General, Science, Engineering, Deep-dive
Mumbai | Jun 28, 2018
Image Credit: Design Innovation Center, IIT Bombay

IIT Bombay student develops a device to locate veins before drawing blood.

For many of us, the thought of being pricked by a needle to draw blood or inject drugs is horrifying, right? What if you had to be pierced many times because the right vein could not be identified? Nightmarish you say? Soon, this could be the thing of past, thanks to an award-winning ‘vein tracer’ by Mr. Trivikram Annamali, a student of the Indian Institute of Technology Bombay.

General, Science, Engineering, Health, News
Mumbai | Jun 27, 2018

IIT Bombay study proposal to account for ecological sensitivity to help developmental and planning authorities.

General, Science, Engineering, Ecology, Deep-dive
Mumbai | Jun 26, 2018
Image credits: Design Innovation Center, IITB

IIT Bombay student has won the Gandhian Young Technological Innovation (GYTI) Award for window-mounted solar cooker design

General, Science, Engineering, News
Jun 23, 2018

Imagine streaming a movie through your tube light or accessing the Internet through a street lamp. Light Fidelity (Li-Fi), a new communication system developed by Professor Harald Hass, can actually achieve this!

Science, Technology, Engineering, SciQs