Interviews

“Ideas are overrated” – A tete-a-tete with Ronnie Screwvala

“Ideas are overrated” – A tete-a-tete with Ronnie Screwvala

During his recent summer internship at UpGrad in Mumbai, Simrat got the opportunity to interact with Ronnie Screwvala. He is a serial entrepreneur known best for being the founder and […]

by · October 11, 2017 · 0 comments ·
Vaccines and Viruses : A tete-a-tete with Devika Sirohi

Vaccines and Viruses : A tete-a-tete with Devika Sirohi

Devika Sirohi recently won acclaim for her role in a team of seven scientists and researchers which successfully decoded the structure of the Zika virus. Incidentally, she was also the […]

by · April 19, 2017 · 0 comments ·
Talking about Religion and Odourless Chemistry with Prof. Henry Schaefer

Talking about Religion and Odourless Chemistry with Prof. Henry Schaefer

The keynote speaker at Techkriti ’17, Prof. Henry Schaefer is truly a scientist beyond compare. A computational chemist by profession, he is the Graham Purdue Professor of Chemistry at the University […]

by · March 27, 2017 · 0 comments ·
“Donald Trump’s policies might slow down Global Warming” – Richard Muller

“Donald Trump’s policies might slow down Global Warming” – Richard Muller

One cannot help but be impressed when they hear about Dr. Richard Muller – particle physicist, Earth scientist, professor emeritus, mentor to a Nobel prize winner, climate change skeptic, global […]

by · March 21, 2017 · 0 comments ·
In conversation with: Trishla Singh

In conversation with: Trishla Singh

Trishla Singh, an alumnus of IIT Kanpur, is a champion swimmer having a record of 4 gold medals each in three consecutive Inter IIT meets (2004-2006). She had a proficient […]

by · October 2, 2016 · 0 comments ·
In conversation with: Vikas Swarup

In conversation with: Vikas Swarup

Vikas Swarup, best known as the author of “Q&A”, which was later adapted into the Oscar winning motion picture “Slumdog Millionaire”, is the official spokesperson of Ministry of External Affairs […]

by · March 27, 2016 · 0 comments ·
In conversation with: Dr. Lyn Evans

In conversation with: Dr. Lyn Evans

The director of Linear Collider Collaboration at CERN talking about LHC, why Physicists hate “the God particle”,  India, importance of Science and much more Vox: You’ve been to India quite […]

by · March 23, 2016 · 0 comments ·
In Conversation with the Dean of Academic Affairs

In Conversation with the Dean of Academic Affairs

Dr. Neeraj Misra, professor in the Department of Mathematics and Statistics, was instated as the Dean of Academic Affairs last semester. He has extensive research experience in fields of both Theoretical and […]

by · October 11, 2015 · 0 comments ·
In Conversation with Rahul Yadav (Part 1)

In Conversation with Rahul Yadav (Part 1)

The Entrepreneurship Summit, IIT Kanpur organised by the E-Cell witnesses distinguished founders, businessmen, VCs and journalists each year. This year new records were set when Rahul Yadav, founder and ex-CEO […]

by · September 3, 2015 · 3 comments ·
Shradha Sharma at E-Summit, IIT Kanpur

Shradha Sharma at E-Summit, IIT Kanpur

Vox Populi recently got the opportunity to talk to Shradha Sharma, founder of Yourstory, at the E-Summit, 2015. Full of energy and enthusiasm, Shradha talked in detail about Yourstory, writing […]

by · September 1, 2015 · 0 comments ·