Breaking a Virus 2: COVIRAP and where it goes from here
Part 3 and 4 of the article on IIT Kharagpur's innovative rapid diagnostic test for Covid-19. Featuring an exclusive interview with the 3 student researchers who helped develop it, as well the exciting results of the ICMR approved field-testing. Spoiler alert: it passed
Innovation to Aid Reopening Amidst Plummeting GDP: AI-Based Social Distancing
Futuristic innovation has always come to the rescue in times of dire need. While the biologists and virologists are taking the bull by its horns, engineers and techies play an important role in minimizing damage. Read the story of one inspiring innovation that has its roots in the labs of IITKGP.