Microsoft Innovation Center to be established as part of BIEL
Oct22 | Sriram |
Article in Times of India, 16 Oct '08
The city will be home to software giant Microsoft's first innovation centre (MIC) in the country. The idea is to promote innovation and joint projects involving industry, students and faculty, among others. To be located as part of a new institute, which was announced by the College of Engineering Pune here on Thursday, the MIC's focus will be on areas integral to the growth of software economies.
Speaking to TOI, a Microsoft spokesperson said, "Developing skills and intellectual capital, industry partnerships and funding for software companies, will be the core thrust. COEP is the first local partner to more»
Sanjeev Deshpande sponsored 'Faculty Fellow' award in Metallurgy dept.
Sep30 | Anjali |
Sanjeev Deshpande (Metallurgy 1980) has sponsored an 'Faculty Fellow' endowment award. The first receipient of this award is Dr. Manoj Rathod.
Read the details of this award here.
We hope to set up more such alumni sponsored chaired professorships in all departments.
Dr. Narendra Dahotre receives NSF grant: will sponsor two Ph.D. students
Sep01 | Anjali |
I received following note from Dr. Narendra Dahotre (1980 Metallurgy):
Just recently my proposal on laser machining of ceramics has been awarded by the National Science Foundation (NSF) the funding for the period August 15, 2008-July 31, 2011.
The funding also included GRA support for 2 Ph.D. students. Currently, I do not have anybody in my mind for these slots. I am wondering if you will help me put this notice on websites that are widely browsed by COEP students.
The students who have completed M.E./M.Tech will be suitable for these slots. However, I will more»