IITH Inaugurates Innovation Centre
The project being steered by WESEE aims to collaborate with IITH on projects related to contemporary and emerging technologies in the maritime domain
Indian Institute of Technology Hyderabad (IITH), has joined hands with Indian Navy’s Weapons and Electronics Systems Engineering Establishment (WESEE) in January 2023; to make its research & academics focussed more on national safety and security.
As part of this collaboration, Co-developmental Technology Innovation Centre (CTIC) was inaugurated at IITH Technology Research Park (IITH - TRP) by Vice Admiral Sandeep Naithani, Chief of Materiel, in the presence of Prof BS Murty, Director, IITH, Prof Chandrashekhar Sharma, Dean (Sponsored Research & Consultancy), officers from WESEE, IIT faculty and guests from industry and startups.
The centre will work in tandem towards Aatma Nirbhar Bharat and Harness in-house tech prowess. The project being steered by WESEE aims to collaborate with IITH on innovative & pioneering projects related to contemporary and emerging technologies in the maritime domain. Some joint projects in the fields of Wireless Networks, 5G/6G, IoT, AI/ML and other related areas were identified for technological advancement as an initial step. Prof Sharma, Dean (SRC), briefly talked about IITH Academic & Research Excellence.
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