The Research Society, Manipal presents Cognizance: A series of engrossing talks by some of the smartest minds in the cutting edge of science and technology. Held over the course of a week featuring six sessions, Cognizance attracted a large number of eager-to-learn students from MIT. Every topic, from quantum computing to new-age bio-enhanced cement, was explained by subject matter experts and passionately discussed by the attending students.
The Department of Biotechnology organised SymBiot 2018, a national symposium for biotechnology. With guest lectures by knowledgeable speakers, the event helped those interested learn about the advancements in and the scope in the field.
For millennia, natural selection has automatically been updating the human mind and body to adapt to the constant changes that the Earth has been undergoing. With the rise of genetic engineering, humans have found a way to make this process much quicker and easier. But what happens when humans take life into their own hands, literally?
This TechTatva saw the birth of Chrysalis – a category that solely focused on the field of Biotechnology and its many applications.