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Intelligent digital transactions with Recko

Alumni check Saurya Prakash Sinha (BTech EE, 2009 Batch) and Prashant Borde (BTech EE, 2008 Batch) have started Recko. Recko is an intelligent digital transaction reconciliation product which helps companies in keeping a track of receivables from payment gateways. As digital transaction volume and their complexity (multiple intermediaries) are increasing, Recko is positioned as an independent transaction reconciliation layer which ensures that the interacting merchants are receiving settlements in accordance with the agreed contracts, payout cycles, and are able to track and report payment realizations, refunds, and chargebacks. Companies like Swiggy, Ola, Grofers, Makemytrip, Redbus, GoIbibo, Curefit, etc. are using Recko for automating settlement reconciliations. Recko is processing more than a million transactions on a daily basis. They can be reached out at...

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IITGN celebrates 71st Independence Day

The institute celebrated the 71st Independence Day with great rigour and enthusiasm. The day started with the unfurling of the tricolour by Prof Sudhir K Jain, Director, IITGN which was followed with the national anthem and cultural programmes. Making of a New India The institute took “Sankalp” on August 9 to free India from poverty, terrorism, regionalism, corruption and non-hygiene by 2022. The evening was observed under Ministry of Human Resources Development (MHRD), Government of India’s directives to mark the beginning of celebrations of the 71st Independence Day and 75th year of the Quit India Movement. The “Sankalp” underscored...

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Japanese State Minister of Finance visits IITGN

I am delighted to be here at IIT Gandhinagar, which is known to be different from the other prestigious institutes of India. We, in Japan are working hard to increase the scope of science and technology by collaborating with other universities of the world. Taka Otsuka, Japanese State Minister of Finance Japan is extremely important in our plans for internationalisation. Mr Otsuka’s visit will help us strengthen our partnership with JAIST further, and will forge other partnerships with Japanese academia and industry. Sudhir K Jain, Director, IITGN The Japanese State Minister of Finance Mr Taku Otsuka, who was in the...

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The Impact of Trash Burning on Air Quality – an IITGN-Duke Collaboration

IITGN teams up with Duke to investigate health implications of common roadside fires in urban India. With many cities in India getting to the point where air pollution outweighs the benefits of exercising outdoors, every source of exposure needs all the attention it can get. Only earlier this month, the Ahmedabad Fire and Emergency Services (AFES) found itself busy at Pirana, dousing out flames emerging from the notorious trash mountain at the site. The (in)famously gigantic pile of garbage has long posed a substantial health risk to several thousand families who live in its close proximity. The site has even been...

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Workshop on Applied Mathematics

The Mathematics discipline at IITGN hosted a one-day workshop on Applications of Mathematics on Tuesday, May 16, 2017. The goal of the workshop was to highlight the myriad applications of Mathematics in various fields of Science and Engineering. The program included talks by Prof. Saleh Tanveer (Mathematics, Ohio State University, USA) and Prof. Sandeep Juneja (School of Technology and Computer Science, TIFR Mumbai), in addition to presentations by IITGN faculty. The workshop was attended by faculty and students in Mathematics, Physics and several Engineering disciplines. Abstracts of the talks can be found here. Watch this space for videos of...

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