Sweet Solutions

Sweet Solutions

By Steve Fox May 2019

A multi-institutional team led by University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign has demonstrated that sugarcane can be genetically enhanced to increase the amount of oil in its leaves and stems for biodiesel production.

Anytime Water

Anytime Water

By Ranjita Biswas November 2019

Hydrotec Solutions’ solar-powered water purification system provides communities with 24/7 safe drinking water on a pay-per-use basis.

Energy

Energy

January 2021

Progress in U.S.-India energy cooperation has boosted our economies and contributed benefits ranging from electrifying factories and powering the transport of agricultural products to improving the comfort and safety of our homes.

Exploring the Nano World

Exploring the Nano World

By Natasa Milas January 2020

Sabu Thomas, a participant in the 2017 Fulbright-Nehru International Education Administrators Seminar, works on using nanotechnology to develop useful products in diverse sectors.

Empowering Through Technology

Empowering Through Technology

By Michael Gallant March/April 2017

The Internet Saathi initiative teaches rural women to use and benefit from the Internet.

Training for the Future

Training for the Future

By Lynn Ascher August 1970

At Kanpur’s Indian Institute of Technology 200 students use the Computer Centre every day for training, course projects and research.

Breath of Life

Breath of Life

By Jason Chiang April 2020

Millennium Alliance awardee Coeo Labs offers solutions to prevent deaths due to infant respiratory distress syndrome and ventilator-associated pneumonia in low-resource settings in India

The Spirit of Recycling

The Spirit of Recycling

By Michael Gallant May 2020

IVLP alumnus Mathew Jose’s multifaceted waste management enterprise Paperman moves India toward greater sustainability.

Solving Water Woes

Solving Water Woes

By Michael Gallant May 2020

The innovative Bhungroo irrigation system, developed by Fulbright Scholar Trupti Jain’s social enterprise, helps farmers prosper in the face of climate change.

Solar Solutions

Solar Solutions

By Natasa Milas October 2021

Khethworks builds reliable, solar-powered irrigation systems that enable small-plot farmers to cultivate their land throughout the year and generate more income.

Deepwater Drones

Deepwater Drones

By Jason Chiang November 2018

Sampriti Bhattacharyya has developed underwater drones that could help in rescue missions and explorations, as well as prevent radiation leakage under the sea.

A New Frontier in Space

A New Frontier in Space

By Candice Yacono September 2020

NISAR, a joint Earth-observing mission between NASA and ISRO, aims to measure changes in our planet's surface and study natural hazards and global environmental change.

Reaching for the Stars

Reaching for the Stars

By Natasa Milas January 2018

Indian American astrophysicist Madhulika Guhathakurta talks about her interest in astrophysics and her incredible body of work at NASA.

Empowering the Future

Empowering the Future

By Paromita Pain September 2020

USAID India’s Greening the Grid program aims to integrate large-scale, variable renewable energy into India's existing power grid.

Science, Technology, Environment, and Space

Science, Technology, Environment, and Space

January 2021

The importance of our shared leadership will only grow in the coming decades as we work together to address opportunities such as artificial intelligence and space exploration, and challenges such as ensuring clean air, providing access to clean water, and protecting wildlife.