12 Nov 2021

IDPCS PhD student Srinath Haran Iyer led the IIT Bombay student team that won the US$250,000 XPRIZE Carbon Removal Student Competition supported by the Elon Musk Foundation, for the 'Demonstration of Carbon Dioxide Removal'. The team was mentored by IDPCS associate faculty Prof. Arnab Dutta and Prof. Vikram Vishal. IITB is the only single-indtitutution team frm India, amongh 23 winnig teams from ten countries, our of the 195 applicants globally.

Here is the announcement and the video by partipants.

Team Members:

  • Srinath Haran Iyer, IDP Climate Studies
  • Anwesha Banerjee, Department of Chemistry
  • Srushti Bhamare, Energy Science and Engineering Department
  • Shubham Kumar, Departent of Earth Sciences
News date: 
Saturday, November 13, 2021 - 16:00 to Tuesday, November 30, 2021 - 00:00