Amit Kumar and Rituparna Guha, students of second year M.Des at Department of Design, IIT Delhi have been recognized by The James Dyson Award 2018 for their innovative creation - SAMARTH. Samarth is an assistive mechanism which provides an easy, safe and convenient way of shifting wheel chair users from wheelchairs to other mediums, and eases the life of care givers as well as the users themselves. Read more here
Tigmanshu Bhatnagar, Guest Faculty at the Department of Design was honoured with the 9th NCPEDP Mphasis Universal Design Award 2018. These awards are given every year on the eve of Independence Day of India to honour individuals and organizations doing exemplary work towards the cause of accessibility and thus ensuring a life of equality and dignity for persons with disabilities.
Abhishek Dahiya and Naveen Kumar, Ph.D students at DOD, IIT Delhi, secured first position in Student Design Challenge, at DEW 2016, a design workshop organized by IIITDM Jabalpur in collaboration with the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Japan.
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