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Livelihood

Redesigning Chawls To Allow Fresh Air

IIT Bombay researchers study the effects of poor ventilation on occupants of low-income households

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A New Approach To Classify Urban Coastal Areas

IIT Bombay study proposal to account for ecological sensitivity to help developmental and  planning authorities.

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There Is More To Pomegranate Than Just The Juice!

Researchers at IIT Bombay propose an easy method to extract nutrient rich oil, protein and fibre from pomegranate seeds

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Losing The Purpose Of Satellite Towns

Satellite towns near Mumbai and Kolkata are ineffective in addressing the housing crisis, says study

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Lost In Transition

Urban-rural transition zones are a breeding ground for unexpected changes in resources and livelihood, shows study from IIT Bombay

Increasing demand for space in cities are forcing people to move to surrounding rural regions, which are more affordable. These areas, called peri-urban regions, have a mix of rural and urban elements. In a study, researchers from the Indian Institute of Technology Bombay (IIT Bombay) have observed that the natural resources were stressed and livelihoods changed to non-agricultural means in the  peri-urban regions around Mumbai.  

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GIS based Flood Assessment

Floods in Mumbai due to heavy rains on 26th July 2005 took a toll of more than 400 lives and resulted in economic loss of over Rs. 5000 crore. The events of that day highlighted the importance of designing constructions for floods. A flood model that can predict the amount of flooding in a region could be of great utility in minimising the damages.

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Mahatma's Mandate: Sanitation

Almost 70 years after independence nearly 600 million Indians do not have access to proper sanitation. A recent technology development brings clean, eco-friendly, and affordable sanitation to the masses.

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