कोविड-19 च्या महामारीमुळे आपल्या आरोग्यसेवांमध्ये मोठी उलथापालथ झाली असून अनेक भारतीय तंत्रज्ञ या आव्हानांशी सामना करीत आहेत. याविरुद्ध भारतीय संस्थांमधील तसेच उद्योगांमधील संशोधकांनी काही नवीन तंत्रे व स्वदेशी पर्याय शोधले आहेत, जे सध्या विकासप्रक्रियेच्या वेगवेगळ्या टप्प्यांवर आहेत, त्यासंबंधीची माहिती वंशिका सिंग यांनी या लेखात दिली आहे.
With improved strategies to fight, prevent, and treat COVID-19 being the need of the hour, many Indian institutes and universities have redirected their research activities towards meeting this challenge. Suchibrata provides a glimpse into how various researchers at one such institute, the Indian Institute of Science Education and Research (IISER) Pune, are contributing to this effort through innovative research solutions.
In this series, we ask scientists from different backgrounds, disciplines and career stages to reflect upon their life in lock-down and how it has influenced how they approach doing science. In this article, Ashutosh K Singh writes about how the pandemic should inform our research directions, especially when it comes to finding innovative solutions to new problems.
With the COVID-19 pandemic causing massive disruptions in our healthcare system, many Indian innovators are rising to the challenge. In this article, Vanshika explores some new technologies and ingenious solutions developed by Indian researchers from academia as well as industry that are currently in the pipeline
In this Q&A, Amitabha Bandyopadhyay describes how startups in India have risen to the challenge of providing COVID-19 solutions, highlighting the example of Nocca Robotics, a startup that swiftly developed a low-cost ventilator in record time.