[ads1]University Visvesvaraya College of Engineering (UVCE) students Akshay Kumar, Gowri Shankar and Samhitha under the guidance of professor B.K. Venugopal won an award in the Anveshan 2012 contest.
These third year Computer Science, Electronic and Communication students bagged a cash prize of Rs 1.1 lakh and a merit certificate.
The project developed by these students was an brain controlled bionic ear. This device can be used by sleepy drivers while driving to wake up and others can filter unwanted noise signals in various range of frequencies.