Tag - BITS Pilani

Krishna Vavilala honored with MLK Grande Parade Special Award


Houston: Indian-American Krishna Vavilala has been honored with MLK Grande Parade Special Award for his contributions towards connecting the Indian community with mainstream America as the US celebrated the legacy of civil rights leader Martin Luther King Jr. King, a champion of civil rights for Blacks, was born on January 15, 1929, in Atlanta, Georgia.  Vavilala,...

Indian led Micron Technology to invest $100 bn, create 50,000 jobs in New York


Indian-origin CEO of Micron Technology, Sanjay Mehrotra, has pledged an investment of $100 billion over 20-plus years and the creation of thousands of jobs in New York. Mehrotra said in a LinkedIn post that he met President Joe Biden, and showcased the future plans of his company and the creation of the largest semiconductor...

BITS Pilani scientists develop stable solid electrolytes for Li-Ion batteries


Jaipur: Indian researchers have developed a thermally stable solid electrolyte for lithium-ion batteries for energy storage that promise application for a wide range of temperatures from 30-500 degrees Celsius.  A group of researchers led by Dr Anshuman Dalvi of the Department of Physics at Birla Institute of Technology and Science (BITS) at Pilani Campus have developed solid-state energy...