Oizom, a leading environmental technology company, and Ahmedabad University, a premier educational institution, have announced the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to collaborate on academic research for environment management. The agreement, signed by Mr. B.M. Shah, Registrar, Ahmedabad University, and Mr. Sohil Patel, Chief Technology Officer at Oizom, stands as a commitment towards advancement of technologies to help make the world more sustainable.
The partnership between Oizom and Ahmedabad University will pave the way for innovative research and development in areas such as air quality monitoring sensor development, mobile air quality monitoring, sensor-based system development in India, urban air quality monitoring, odour monitoring for sewage treatment plants, hotspot monitoring, and much more.
Dr. R. Rangarajan, Dean, School of Arts and Sciences, Ahmedabad University, said, “We are delighted to join forces with Oizom, to advance our shared commitment to drive academics with revolutionary technology knowledge and participate in quality research and development. Through this partnership, we aim to leverage our collective expertise and knowledge to make significant advancements in addressing air pollution and advancing the technology to have a sustainable and affordable solution. We are excited to work on developing mobile air quality monitoring with Oizom and make the best out of handy tech products.”
Mr Sohil Patel also commented, “Oizom is thrilled to be working with Ahmedabad University, which has a strong focus on research and innovation. This collaboration promises to bridge the gap between industry and academics and deliver practical solutions that make a real-world impact.” He further added, “With the support of Ahmedabad University and the young minds of the institution, we are looking forward to improving air quality data using machine learning and artificial intelligence . Along with that, our primary goal is to start sensor manufacturing in India..”
Mr Sohil Patel said, “Oizom is thrilled to work with Ahmedabad University which has a strong focus on research and innovation. This collaboration promises to bridge the gap between industry & academics and deliver practical solutions that make a real-world impact.” He further added, “With the support of Ahmedabad University and the young minds of the institution, we are looking forward to improving air quality data using machine learning and artificial intelligence. Along with that, our primary goal is to start sensor manufacturing in India.”
Oizom is an environmental technology company, specialising in developing and deploying innovative air quality monitoring solutions that help various industries and governments measure and manage air pollution. Oizom’s proprietary products include IoT-enabled air quality monitors, data analytics software, and a cloud-based platform for real-time monitoring and visualisation of air quality data. Oizom’s solutions cater to a wide range of industries, including manufacturing, construction, urban planning, etc. The company has been recognized globally for its innovative technology and commitment to sustainable development. Through its research & development, Oizom aims to create a cleaner, healthier, and more sustainable world for all.
About Ahmedabad University
Ahmedabad University is a leading private, non-profit research university offering students a liberal education focused on interdisciplinary learning, practice orientation, and research thinking. The University, established in 2009, is rooted in the vision of one of India’s finest educational foundations, the Ahmedabad Education Society, which was founded in 1935 by nationalist leaders. Programmes at the University range from bachelors to doctoral levels in humanities and social sciences, natural sciences, engineering, and management through its 10 Schools and Centres:
Amrut Mody School of Management | School of Arts and Sciences | School of Engineering and Applied Science | Centre for Heritage Management | International Centre for Space and Cosmology | VentureStudio | Centre for Learning Futures | Global Centre for Environment and Energy | Centre for Inter-Asian Research | Ahmedabad Design Lab
An urban university, Ahmedabad promotes independent-mindedness and diversity across all dimensions of its activity and helps students mature into critical thinkers who are analytically equipped, practically oriented, and contextually aware global citizens. The University provides a contemporary educational framework that brings liberal arts, sciences, and the professions to engage together in creating new knowledge for addressing complex challenges of the society and in offering majors that merge the boundaries of disciplines to prepare students for the new economy.