Celebrating A Legend: Prof. Kesav Nori
A virtual memorial held in honour of the late Prof. Kesav Nori witnessed teachers, students, colleagues and many of his friends logging in from various parts of the world to commemorate the genius “academic in industry”, his achievements and also
Post-doctoral Culture at IIIT Hyderabad
Researchers from IIITH’s Center for Computational Natural Sciences and Bioinformatics (CCNSB) are working in diverse areas in basic and applied research in natural sciences. We spoke to Shampa Raghunathan, research scientist at CCNSB at IIITH about her research and the
SPECs of Gold In the Dust
The International Institute of Information Technology Hyderabad believes in diversity and runs a special mode of admission to induct talented students from rural hinterlands. We trace the remarkable journeys of two such youngsters from its inaugural batch that will leave
Prof Ashwin Jayanti: Unusual Tale of the Philosoph...
It was during IIITH’s college fest that a guitar-toting existential professor suddenly shot up on to the campus radar. Prof. Ashwin Jayanti teaches a specially curated course called the Introduction to the Philosophy of Technology, that is pushing the realms
Prof Anil Kumar Vuppala: A Figure of Speech
IIITH’s Language Technologies Research Center (LTRC) has been exploring exciting possibilities in the emergent multi-lingual speech recognition domain. We caught up with Prof. Anil Kumar Vuppala, a central figure in speech technology to hear it. “I am a recognition guy”,
Krishna Murthy Jatavallabhula – The Robotici...
It was definitely a SLAM dunk for IIITH alumnus Krishna Murthy Jatavallabhula, the young Robotics Engineer from Kakinada, who was recently awarded the prestigious NVIDIA fellowship for 2020-21. Currently, on the final stretch to completing his PhD at Mila, Université