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IIT-Hyd To Test Driverless Vehicles for Road, Air, Water in 6 Months
Presently, the Indian Institute of Technology, Hyderabad (IIT-H) plans to test driverless vehicles capable of operating on roads, water, and air within 6 months
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Guru Prasad
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Wed Dec 29 2021
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A lot is happening in Hyderabad, and it has got to do with the prestigious institutions here. Presently, the Indian Institute of Technology, Hyderabad (IIT-H) plans to test driverless vehicles capable of operating on roads, water, and air within six months. The tests will be carried out at its Kanda campus in the Sangareddy district.


Giving his year-end speech, the same was revealed by IIT-H director Prof BS Murthy who shared that the institute has launched a project under the Technology Innovation Hub on autonomous navigation and data navigation systems (TIHAN) of unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs) and remotely operated vehicles (ROVs).


Prof Murthy also stated that they were working on several technological improvements and that the work on UAVs and ROVs will be historical in the lifetime of IIT-Hyderabad. A group of teachers, students, researchers led by Prof P Rajyalakshmi are working on the project. The science and technology department has allotted Rs 135 crore for the testbed construction project.


While the project began last year, it will be tested on the testbed within six months, with the scientists building the prototype. The IIT-Hyderabad director shared that they have not used fuel-powered cars on campus for mass transportation since September of 2020. He further revealed that they had been utilizing rented electric vehicles for all mass transit reasons to various portions of the campus from the main entry gate.


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