Community Spotlight: Avril Unger

When Art Meets Air Pollution In February 2018, Avril Unger, a performance artist collaborated with Jhatkaa, a Bengaluru-based advocacy and campaigning organization for her latest piece, an art installation on air pollution.  Read about it here and here. An excerpt from the news piece: "You’d probably be perplexed at the sight of her, performance artist … Continue reading Community Spotlight: Avril Unger

Spotlight: CSTEP

The Center for Study of Science, Technology and Policy (CSTEP) is an Indian not-for-profit research organisation incorporated in 2005 u/s 25 of The Companies Act, 1956. As one of the largest think tanks in South-East Asia, its mission is to enrich policy-making with innovative approaches, using science and technology for a sustainable, secure and inclusive society. … Continue reading Spotlight: CSTEP

Researcher in Spotlight: Jayant Nirmalkar

Dr. Jayant Nirmalkar is SERB-National Postdoctoral Fellow in Indian Institute of Science Education and Research, Bhopal, Madhya Pradesh. He is involved in studying the characteristics and dynamics of ambient Secondary Organic Aerosol using multipronged approaches. He is also involved in generating region specific source profiles over central India for apportioning their emission sources using receptor models. … Continue reading Researcher in Spotlight: Jayant Nirmalkar

Researcher in Spotlight- Arti Choudhary

Dr. Arti Choudhary’s research is focused on on-road emission characterization and emission modelling. She is currently working at the Central Road Research Institute (CSIR-CRRI). She has a PhD from the Department of Civil Engineering, Indian Institute of Technology Guwahati (India) and M.Tech. from Thapar University, Patiala (India). Her past research was funded by the Ministry … Continue reading Researcher in Spotlight- Arti Choudhary

Researcher Spotlight: Jai Prakash

Dr. Jai Prakash is a senior project scientist in the Department of Civil Engineering at Indian Institute of Technology-Delhi (IIT-Delhi) and working on the National Carbonaceous Aerosol Programme (NCAP) in India. He received his PhD in Environmental Engineering from IIT Delhi and his Masters degree in Environmental Science & Engineering from IIT (ISM) Dhanbad . He … Continue reading Researcher Spotlight: Jai Prakash

Community Spotlight: Sensing Local

Sensing Local is a think-tank of architects, urbanists, and technologists in Bengaluru, India with a core focus on making cities healthier, safer, and more inclusive. The organization’s work is nested at the intersection of the built and the natural environment, of the government and citizens, and of urban planning and technology. To do this, we … Continue reading Community Spotlight: Sensing Local