A team of students from Prof. Bidyut Baran Saha (Thermal Science and Engineering/Research Center for Next Generation Refrigerant Properties, I2CNER) 's group won the Hult Prize Japan in Osaka Innovation Hub, on May 20, 2018. The Hult Prize is one of the world's largest social business competitions. Participants gave presentations under the theme "Harnessing the power of energy to transform the lives of 10 million people." The team will participate Accelerator Program at Hult Castle, London, UK from end of July to beginning of September 2018 as the representative of Japan.
Team Name: S3 (Store, Smart-use and Save)
Participating students: M L Palash, Mahbubul Muttakin, Md. Amirul Islam, Tahmid Hasan Rupam
Project title: Distributed cold storage for vegetables and life-saving drugs without electricity