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Nov 21, 2017
Mobiles and laptops may soon sport a new nanotech display deviceQuantum dot semiconductor nanocrystals absorb Ultraviolet light and produce sharp, bright colours.
Oct 24, 2017
Scientists at IISc Bangalore develop new chemical compound for controlled delivery of aspirinIn the new compound, aspirin is built into the backbone of a long polymer chain based on a sugar molecule called Xylitol, present in fruits and vegetables.
Sep 25, 2017
Infosys Foundation signs a MoU with IISc Bengaluru to enhance research on infectious diseasesInfosys Foundation, IT major Infosys' philanthropic arm, has signed a Rs 5 crore MoU with the Indian Institute of Science (IISc).
Sep 16, 2017
Research students in India need better grants; financial security essential to prevent brain drainevery research student in India needs to be given a scholarship, fellowship, or a decent monthly amount which makes one financially secure and lets one concentrate on his/her research work whole-heartedly
Apr 28, 2017
JEE Main Results: Nashik teen Vrunda Rathi, who topped girls' rankings, to opt for IISc over IITsVrunda Rathi, a 17-year-old girl from Nashik, has secured first rank among girls in the JEE results, but says that none of the IITs have caught her fancy, as she has her sights set on the IISc
Apr 20, 2017
Undergraduate research: A way forward to better global rankings of Indian institutesWith the release of the various global rankings every year, it is reiterated over and over that Indian institutes fare poorly in these rankings because of their appalling scores in research.
Apr 03, 2017
IISc Bangalore named India's top university by HRD ministry, JNU second; Miranda House is best collegeThe Indian Institute of Science (IISc), Bangalore, the first Indian institution to make it to the top 10 in a global ranking, has been ranked at the top in the annual national rankings, released by the HRD ministry on Monday
Jan 28, 2017
The Central Water Commission has signed MoUs with IIT-M and IISc on dam safetyTo improve its capacity to safeguard dams, the Central Water Commission (CWC) on Friday signed two separate MoUs with Indian Institute of Technology, Madras and Indian Institute of Science, Bengaluru, said an official statement.
Aug 13, 2016
Bengaluru is still great, but to make it liveable again needs a lot of workIndia’s tech capital Bengaluru is falling apart — well, almost. In the second part of this article, Firstpost traces the origins of IT boom in Bengaluru and offers solutions to the infrastructural bottlenecks that plague the city.
May 22, 2016
Women scientists can compete and claim their due credit: IISc's Prof HS SavithriIISc's Prof HS Savithri is head of the Standing Committee that will recommend how women scientists in India can have gender parity