JAMMU, Mar 5: The Northern Command of the Indian Army has inked a Memorandum of Understanding with the Indian Institute of Technology, Jammu (IIT Jammu).
Lt Gen S Harimohan Iyer represented the Headquarters Northern Command while Director, Prof Manoj Singh Gaur signed the MoU on behalf of IIT Jammu. Major General Vineet Gaur, MGEME, Northern Command, led the discussion and chalked the way forward for the workings of the MoU.
The scope of the MoU includes research and product development collaborations which will empower field units of the Northern Command (Indian Army) with the technical excellence and translational research initiatives of IIT Jammu. This reputed collaboration will encourage innovations from the IIT community that can help the Indian Army on ground.
IIT Jammu endeavours to provide R&D expertise in the domains of Surveillance, Communication, Cloud Computing, Big Data Analytics, Artificial Intelligence, Manufacturing and construction field engineering projects. The MoU opens newer avenues of research and development for the faculty and students of IIT Jammu.