First IIT Indore – TU9 Research Workshop was held on November 2-3, 2016 in Berlin.
The two-day workshop consisted of seven sessions. Most sessions were focused on technical talks that highlighted research already done (in the form of about a dozen published papers and submitted proposals), and planned future work. Four themes emerged out of the workshop for enhancing collaboration between IIT Indore and TU9 universities, which include, Development and Study of Novel Materials, Mathematical Science Research, Theoretical Studies, and Robotics.
Signing of MoU
IIT Indore signed Memoranda of Understanding with few TU9 universities and top research institutes in Germany during the workshop in Berlin. These Memoranda of Understanding, among other things, would enable increased exchange of faculty and students as well joint organization of research programs and conferences.
During this visit, on November 2nd, a Memorandum of Understanding was signed with LU Hannover. The President of LU Hannover (Prof. Dr. Volker Epping) signed the MoU offline, and during the workshop Prof. Dr. Holger Butenschön represented the President.