IIT Kgp gets supercomputer






Dear Reader,

  IIT Kharagpur recently received India's 12th supercomputer! The  indigenously built supercomputers are part of the National Supercomputing Mission (NSM) launched in 2015 with an allocation of Rs 4,500 crore. Read more about this initiative in the below newsletter article.

For more information on any of the below "Upcoming Events", make sure to click the links.                                 

There is never a better time to give back to your KGP--make a quick donation below!                            

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October 17-18, 2019: DBT National Workshop on Bioenergy (DNWB-2019)

November 7-8, 2019: International Conference on Ship and Offshore Technology--India 2019

November 22-25, 2019: 85th Annual Conference of Indian Mathematical Society

December 17-20, 2019: International Conference on The Physics of Semiconductor Devices

January 10-12, 2020: 17th Annual Alumni Meet, honoring the 1980 and 1995 batch years

The Golden 2020 Reunion for 1970 Batch will be held January 24-26, 2020

January 17-19, 2020: Techno-Management Festival (Kshitij)

January 24-26, 2020: Golden 2020 Reunion for 1970 Batch

January 24-26, 2020: Spring Fest

January 25, 2020: KGP Alumni Clocktower Dedication Ceremonies

January 25, 2020: Class of 1970 ADDA Dedication

If you have an event you would like to add to the calendar, please send an email with details to info@iitkgpfoundation.org.



IIT Kharagpur gets India's 12th supercomputer

IIT Kharagpur on Thursday got India's 12th supercomputer with India gradually moving to install four others in Pune, Hyderabad, Bangalore and Kanpur by November.

IIT KGP students develop new electric vehicle

In a bid to reduce vehicular pollution, a team of 50 students from IIT Kharagpur has developed an electric vehicle.

KGPians Getting Together--Howdy Modi/Trump Event in Houston

Some IITKGPians got a chance to get together for the Howdy Modi/Trump event in Houston, Sunday, September 22, 2019.

Researchers at IIT-Kharagpur produce power from wet clothes

Imagine if drying clothes in natural atmosphere could help you generate electricity. It is not a work of fiction, but a new approach that researchers from Indian Institute of Technology Kharagpur have developed.

Southern California IIT Alumni Conference held September 14, 2019

The Indian Institute of Technology's Southern California alumni gathered here Sept. 14 for a conference at the Long Beach Marriott.

Alumni Clock Tower structure built--see the newest photos!

The Alumni Clock Tower at IIT Kharagpur is now completed and the donor plaque is being prepared--now students have no excuse for being late to class!

Upcoming Events for IIT-KGP

January 10-12, 2020: 17th Annual Alumni Meet (inviting the 1980 and 1995 batch years)
January 17-19, 2020: Techno-Management Festival (Kshitij)
January 24-26, 2020: Golden 2020 Reunion for the 1970 Batch

IIT-Kharagpur Professor Sandip Chakraborty among those selected for Young Engineer Awards 2019

The Indian National Academy of Engineering (INAE) has announced the list for the Young Engineer Award 2019. Sandip Chakraborty from the Department of Computer Science & Engineering, IIT Kharagpur has been selected.

PanIIT USA News: Tasty and nutritious: IIT-Guwahati researchers develop 'meat of the future'

IIT-Guwahati researchers have developed lab grown meat which will open new vistas towards cruelty-free food. The taste of the final meat product will remain similar as raw meat, said researcher.

IIT Kharagpur Students Win Gold at West Bengal Athletics State Meet 2019

Students from IIT Kharagpur have given a stellar performance in the state athletics championship. The students have won two gold, one silver and two bronze in the recently concluded 69th West Bengal Athletics State Meet 2019.

SandHI Center for the Ancient, New and the Developing Arts (SandHI)

An IIT Kharagpur initiative towards rediscovering the classical arts of India. Join us to make this initiative a success!

Learn-Earn-Return--An IIT KGP initiative for future generations of KGPians

The 'Learn-Earn-Return' initiative aims to raise funding to create a financial support system for students and develop a culture of giving back to sustain the initiative.

Make a Quick Donation to IIT Kharagpur now!



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