Author Archives: Athul Sai

International Collaborations in 2013

University Name Date Of Signing Country Programs Initiated University of Marymount   February 2013 USA Internship / Student Exchange University of Massachusetts February 2013 USA General TU Munich January 2013 Germany General / Exchange The Federal University of Rio de Janeiro February 2013 Brazil Student / Faculty Exchange School of Engineering and Applied Sciences University at Buffalo The State University ... Read More »

10 Years of Amrita


Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham was conferred with the status of “University” by the Government of India on January 13th , 2003. In 2009,  Amrita was given an ‘A’ grade by the National Assessment and Accreditation Council (NAAC) for all its campuses and programs and was ranked in the “Ivy league of Indian Universities” along with institutions such as the Indian Institute of ... Read More »

Recent Publications

Amrita Biotechnology Pai A.R., Nair B., Synthesis of reduced graphene oxide using novel exfoliation technique and its characterizations, Journal of Nano- and Electronic Physics, 2013, Vol.5(2), Pg:02032-1 – 02032-3 Ozdemir V., Llerena A., McKinnon R.A., Srivastava S., Dove E.S., Ferguson L.R., Masellis M., Nair B., Gurwitz D., Warnich L., CPPM 2013 onward: Building a socio-technical GPS for global personalized medicine ... Read More »

New Faculty

Full-time Faculty Dr. Anand Ramachandran, Ph.D. University of Texas at Austin (UT Austin), Texas (USA) Specialization: Low Power Design, Reliable Computing Embedded Systems and Applications for the Benefit of Mankind Dr. Kalyan Sasidhar P. S., Ph.D. University of North Texas-Denton, Texas (USA) Specialization: Pervasive computing, Context aware computing Dr. Dhanesh G. Kurup, Ph.D. Uppsala University (Sweden) Specialization: RF Engineering, Computational ... Read More »

Distinguished Lectures – 2013

Dr. Suresh Subramani, Executive Vice Chancellor, UC San Diego (USA) Dr. Charles F. Zukoski, Provost, University at Buffalo, State University of New York (USA) Dr. Walter Suemitsu, UFRJ (Brazil) Dr. Timothy Paape, University of Zurich (Switzerland) Dr. Upamanyu Madhow, UC Santa Barbara (USA) Dr. Sudha Arlikatti, University of North Texas (USA) Dr. Murthi, UT Dallas (USA) Dr. Masahiro Fujita, University ... Read More »

Amrita Center for Spiritual Studies

The new center will engage in academic research and extension activities focused on spiritual, social and cultural development and awareness. It will also promote and institutionalise selfless service-oriented education. Apart from academic and research collaborations, the center will engage in collaboration with similar centres of repute in other parts of the world, to offer study programs in Sanatana Dharma, spirituality ... Read More »

Molecular Docking Studies Elucidating the Interaction of Anacardic Acid With MMP2


The prevalence of diabetes is increasing worldwide and impaired wound healing is a pivotal event responsible for a large number of deaths associated with diabetes. Therefore, a detailed understanding of the wound healing process and methods to improve this knowledge will be of great importance to develop new therapies. The major roadblock, however, in the development of new therapy is ... Read More »