GIAN (Global Initiative for Academic Networks) enables bringing distinguished foreign faculty to give short courses in Indian educational institutions.
The following is the list of GIAN courses hosted in IISc and coordinated by IISc faculty.
“New approaches in tuberculosis research and drug development” by Prof. Christoph Grundner of Center for Infectious Disease Research, Seattle [Course coordinator: Prof. Amit Singh] Schedule: Dec 11 – 15, 2017
“Kinetics and Modeling of Iron-making Blast Furnace” by Prof. Hiroshi Nogami of Institute of Multidisciplinary Research for Advanced Materials at Tohoku University, Sendai, Japan [Course Coordinator: Prof. Govind S Gupta] Schedule: Dec 18 – 22, 2017.
“Topological Derivative: Theory and Applications” by Prof. Andre Novotny of National Laboratory for Scientific Computing, Petropolis, Brazil. [Course coordinators: https://mecheng.iisc.ac.in/people/g-k-ananthasuresh/ and A. K. Nandakumaran] Schedule: Jan 15 – 20, 2018
“Atomization and sprays in Gas Turbine Applications” by Prof. Dr.-Ing. Cameron Tropea of Institute for Fluid Dynamics and Aerodynamics, TU-Darmstadt [Course Coordinator: Prof. Saptarshi Basu] Schedule: Nov 12 – 17, 2017
“Basics and Application of Phase Field Modelling in Materials Science” by Prof. Mathis Plapp of Ecole Polytechnique, Paris, France [Course Coordinator: Prof. Abhik N Choudhury] Schedule: Dec 05 – 09, 2016