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Vignettes of History: Abhay Bhushan reminisces (Part III)

Vignettes of History: Abhay Bhushan reminisces (Part III)

The third and final installment of the reminiscences of Abhay Bhushan, IIT Kanpur’s first graduate, is here! You can have a look at the first and second parts of this […]

by · October 14, 2014 · 1 comment ·
Vignettes of History: Abhay Bhushan reminisces (Part II)

Vignettes of History: Abhay Bhushan reminisces (Part II)

Continuing with the reminiscences of Abhay Bhushan, here comes the second part in the trilogy. Enjoy! (You can view the first part here.) My Undergraduate Years at IIT Kanpur – […]

by · October 5, 2014 · 0 comments ·
Vignettes of History: Abhay Bhushan reminisces (Part I)

Vignettes of History: Abhay Bhushan reminisces (Part I)

Starting with this post, Vox Populi aims to bring forth vignettes of beauty from the rich and vastly unexplored repertoire of IIT Kanpur’s history. An institute like IIT Kanpur, which […]

by · September 28, 2014 · 2 comments ·
Semester VI at Waterloo!

Semester VI at Waterloo!

Hi! I am Mohit Sharma, Senior Undergraduate in the Department of Computer Science and Engineering. Last winters, I was on a semester exchange to University of Waterloo, Canada and I […]

by · August 5, 2014 · 0 comments ·
Freshers’ Treasure Hunt

Freshers’ Treasure Hunt

If you’re a person who loves solving riddles, if the word “adventure” makes adrenaline rush through your body, if you want to explore the campus or just want to make […]

by · August 3, 2014 · 0 comments ·
Norman Dahl

A tribute to Norman Dahl

Dr Norman Dahl, a Mechanical Engineering Professor at MIT co-authored what is regarded as the Bible of Mechanics of Solids along with Dr Crandall. He also played a stellar role […]

by · August 2, 2014 · 1 comment ·
Prayas at Old SAC

Prayas and its beginning

Mrs. Vijaya Ramachandran, or Vijaya didi, as she is affectionately known, came to IIT Kanpur in 1968 with her husband, Prof R. Ramachandran of the Physics Department. She resides in […]

by · July 27, 2014 · 1 comment ·
Prayas and its beginning

Prayas and its beginning

Mrs. Vijaya Ramachandran, or Vijaya didi, as she is affectionately known, came to IIT Kanpur in 1968 with her husband, Prof R. Ramachandran of the Physics Department. She resides in […]

by · March 29, 2014 · 0 comments ·
Rajeev Motwani

Rajeev Motwani: There wasn’t a startup he didn’t love

Rajeev Motwani, wanted to study mathematics and become another Gauss! His father, however, persuaded him to study computer science. Little did he know how closely the two are related? He […]

by · March 29, 2014 · 0 comments ·
P.K.Kelkar

IITK and its beginnings

The act was deemed professional suicide, yet professor Purushottam Kashinath Kelkar accepted the post to become the first director of IIT Kanpur. The beginnings were uncertain, the institute had no […]

by · March 28, 2014 · 0 comments ·