Asit K. Biswas

Asit K. Biswas

Asit K. Biswas is Distinguished Visiting Professor of Engineering at the University of Glasgow.

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Opinion | What the coronavirus vaccine roll-out says about innovation in an age of geopolitical rivalry

While competition can foster innovation, in the current global crisis, concerns about intellectual property protection and efforts to cultivate diplomatic loyalties through vaccine provision can obstruct the type of cross-border collaboration needed.

While competition can foster innovation, in the current global crisis, concerns about intellectual property protection and efforts to cultivate diplomatic loyalties through vaccine provision can obstruct the type of cross-border collaboration needed.

30 Jun 2021 - 4:20AM
Opinion | India can learn from China’s resolve to clean its urban air and help lead the world to a brighter future

Tragic though they may be, Covid-19 and the ensuing lockdowns offer a glimpse into an alternative future in which air is safe to breathe. How India and China, as rising powers, manage the pollution and environmental degradation will shape this future.

Tragic though they may be, Covid-19 and the ensuing lockdowns offer a glimpse into an alternative future in which air is safe to breathe. How India and China, as rising powers, manage the pollution and environmental degradation will shape this future.

4 May 2020 - 9:30AM
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