At this time of global virus pandemic, IIT Gandhinagar has postponed all academic activities and enforced strict social distancing inside the campus. But, at the same time, we are planning various innovative educational programs using online platforms.
As a part of these programs, an online seminar series by IIT Gandhinagar faculty members will start from April 24th. The seminars will be on diverse topics, non-technical and designed for a general audience.
All the lectures will be live streamed on IITGN official YouTube Channel. Details of the seminars are as follows:
An introduction to the Theory of PartitionsDr. Atul Abhay Dixit | Mathematics
The Theory of Partitions is an active branch of number theory and combinatorics. It was initiated by Euler and later, many people such as J. J. Sylvester, S. Ramanujan, G. H. Hardy... Read More
8th May, 2020 | 4 - 5.15 PM
Glasses: the original super cool materials!Dr. Raghavan Ranganathan | Materials Science and Engineering
From its use during stone age, to exquisite decorative items through the ages, to high-performance metallic glasses used in cutting edge applications today, no... Read More
11th May, 2020 | 4 - 5.15 PM
Alan M. Turing: ushering the age of computational thinkingDr. Anirban Dasgupta | Computer Science and Engineering
We will trace few contributions of Alan Turing: how he laid the groundstone for computer science when trying to answer fundamental questions about the very... Read More
15th May, 2020 | 4 - 5.15 PM
Languages and Scripts of IndiaDr. Nishaant Choksi | Humanities & Social Sciences
A non-technical, interactive overview describing different langauges and scripts, and practices of multilingualism in one of the most linguistically diverse countries in the world.View Lecture
18th May, 2020 | 4 - 5.15 PM