4IIT-Kgp contributes--Human mobility powers wireless communication for disaster relief

Financial Express (July 15, 2017)

KOLKATA: Researchers from six Indian institutes, including IIT-Kharagpur and IIM-Calcutta, have developed a low-cost and fast deployable wireless communication infrastructure that is driven by human mobility to aid disaster management services. They are working together the last three years to enable the delivery of decentralised mobile communication services under project DiSARM: Post-Disaster Situation Analysis and Resource Management in situations where terrestrial telecommunication networks are damaged or severely impaired. (Read More)