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Job loss fear in Kuwait for Indian engineers

The Telegraph | Basant Kumar Mohanty | Jun 21, 2018 |  Job loss fear in Kuwait |

New Delhi: Thousands of Indian engineers in Kuwait, including IIT graduates, are staring at possible job losses as the Gulf country has decided to recognise degrees only if India’s National Board of Accreditation had approved of the courses they studied. 429 more words

India

From now, VTU engineering students should be in exam hall 20 minutes earlier

The New Indian Express | 20th June 2018 | Express News Service |

The university authorities have decided to be more stringent in conducting examinations in view of the recent developments where a rumour about question paper leak was spread. 233 more words

India

NPTEL, IBM to offer 12-week online course on Blockchain skills

The Hindu Business Line | 18 June 2018 |

National Programme on Technology Enhanced Learning (NPTEL) has collaborated with IBM to launch a course on Blockchain. 319 more words

Engineering Education

IIT: Cut-off for 2018 reduced to ensure fair chance for all

The Economic Times | Prachi Verma  |  ET Bureau|  Jun 16, 2018 |

This is the first time that IITs are lowering an already-announced cut-off… 548 more words

Engineering Education

Stanley Goldstein, PhD

Title: Professor Emeritus
Company: Hofstra University
Location: Kingston, New York, United States

Stanley Goldstein, PhD, Professor Emeritus of Hofstra University, has been recognized by Marquis Who’s Who Top Educators for dedication, achievements, and leadership in Engineering.

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Science

Stephen C. Rand, PhD

Title: Professor
Company: University of Michigan
Location: Ann Arbor, Michigan, United States

Stephen C. Rand, Professor at the University of Michigan, has been recognized by Marquis Who’s Who Top Educators for dedication, achievements, and leadership in physics education.

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Science Education

Teaching Climate Change

Since the 1990’s I’ve been teaching an elective course on Air Pollution Control.  We mainly focus on design of industrial systems, but I do include a small module on climate change science for background as to why certain things need emission control.  698 more words

Engineering Education