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Tyler Grassman, assistant professor in the College of Engineering, traveled to Mumbai in December 2016 under a new collaborative research effort toward the development of materials and device structures. Grassman, along with Rajiv Dusane, professor at the Indian Institute of Technology Bombay (IIT_Bombay), received the grant for their project titled, “Advanced Passivation for Next-Generation Si-Based Tandem Solar Cells.”

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Amul Tevar of the College of Engineering recently represented the India Gateway at the U.S.-India Innovation Forum. The first part of the forum, held in November 2016, examined healthcare innovation partnerships, and Tevar, in hiscapacity as advisor to the India Gateway, shared the following:

  1. Partnership in regenerative medicine with All India Institute for Medical Sciences (AIIMS)
  2. Partnership in radiation oncology with AiIMS and Tata Memorial Hospital 
  3. Faculty exchange, collaborative research, and student exchange in translational cancer research with Avinashilingam University for Women in Coimbatore 
  4. Health worker skilling with IL&FS

The Wadhwani Chair in U.S.-India Policy Studies at the Center for Strategic and International Studies in Washington, D.C., has been tasked by the U.S. and Indian governments to develop the U.S.-India Innovation Forum, a result of the U.S.-India Strategic and Commercial Dialogue earlier this year.

Natarajan Muthusamy, professor of internal medicine at The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center, visited the Vellore Institute of Technology (VIT) in Vellore, India to present his firstRaj Muthusamy lecture as an adjunct faculty member at VIT. His visit opens the door to the possibility of collaborative research programs between the two universities in the areas of translational cancer research in leukemia. Muthusamy was in Vellore recently at the request of Dean. P.K. Suresh (coordinating faculty) and professor of the School of Bio Sciences and Technology (SBST). The concept of adjunct faculty visiting the university was initiated by the Chancellor, Dr G. Viswanathan, to enhance the quality of the teaching-learning process and to forge links with international experts in the field.

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