Nanotech Hackathon [Submission Deadline: 20-10-2022]

The Nanotech Hackathon is a nationwide contest for students/academic researchers to come up with a nanotechnology-based solutions for the grand challenges that India is facing as a developing country.These grand challenges are mainly in the areas of Agriculture, Health Care, Energy, Environment, Security, Smart Cities, Defense etc.

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Important Dates
Submission Deadline: 20-10-2022
Declaration of Results: 15-11-2022



Unlock Ideas Award by Lam Research

Dr. Soumya Dutta’s proposal “Development of polymer SAW sensors for showerhead flow characterization” is one of the selected proposals for the Unlock Ideas Award by Lam Research. This is only the second time that a proposal from IITM has received the award. Lam Research Corporation, a leading American supplier of wafer fabrication equipment conducts a program every year called unlock ideas to receive innovative proposals toward solving their problems in collaboration with universities worldwide. This time out of 113 shortlisted proposals (maximum number according to their officials) all over the World 19 proposals got selected for award.

Best Paper Award

Ananya Ghosh, Fidal V T, Sudeshna Sengupta, Enakshi Bhattacharya : ” Functionalized Silicon Nanoporous Membranes for Efficient Dialysis”, best paper award in the MEMS/NEMS Track at the IEEE International Conference on Emerging Electronics (ICEE) held at Bangalore 16-19 Dec.

Best Poster Award

CH L N Pavan, Vivek Oza, Rama Divakaruni, Anjan Chakravorty, Deleep Nair: ” Extraction of  Random Telegraph Noise (RTN) Time Constants and Amplitude in SiGe Channel pFETs”, best poster award in the Reliability and Yield Track at the 4th International Conference on Emerging Electronics (ICEE 2018)