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University of Pune gets Rs 3-crore aid to set up solar lab

The Times of India is reporting that the University of Pune has received a Rs 3-crore grant from the Ministry of New and Renewable Energy to set up a solar lab in its School of Energy Studies. Excerpts from the … Continue reading

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C-DAC’s new app helps survey malaria prevalence

The Times of India reports that Pune’s Center for Development of Advanced Computing (C-DAC) has developed a new app, called the Mobile-based Surveillance Quest using IT (Mosquit), which can be used by accredited social health activists (ASHAs) in villages to … Continue reading

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TraffiCop: Blackberry based mobile system built in Pune get national award

TraffiCop, a blackberry based solution used by Pune’s traffic police for recording violations, looking up vehicle histories, and digitizing traffic violations records has just received a national award in the best mGovernance category. From their website: The INSTITUTE OF URBAN … Continue reading

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Government sanctions Rs. 35cr for BioTech Incubator in University of Pune

The central government has sanctioned a Rs 36 crore project for setting up a dedicated biotech incubator inside the University of Pune (UoP) campus, to help biotechnology research students and scientists set up start-up companies. says Sakaal Times. Developed with … Continue reading

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300 women re-start their career with women scientists fellowship scheme of GoI

The Times of India, Pune reports: As many as 300 women scientists, who had left their careers midway, have been brought back to the research field, courtesy the women scientists fellowship scheme (WOS-B), an initiative of the department of science … Continue reading

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