The Telegram bot -- "CoWIN alerts" -- developed by students of Indraprastha Institute of Information Technology (IIIT) in Delhi was launched in May and has amassed more than 40,000 users since.
Indraprastha Institute of Information Technology B.Tech. Class of 2021 student Samiya Caur has received the IAPP Westin Scholar Award.
IIIT Delhi has received funding from National Super Computing Mission (NSM) to develop a method to predict collision threats from space debris. The project, Orbit computation of Resident Space Objects for Space Situational Awareness, has to be completed in two years.