Our Centre actively collaborates with our partners on Astrobiology-relevant projects.
Paras Defence and Space Technologies Limited
Space Technology Development
Amity University has signed an MoU with Paras Defence and Space Technologies Ltd. to collaborate on design and development of microgravity-based research hardware. This allows Amity's students to undertake hands-on training in building spaceflight hardware and software systems.
Open University UK
Astrobiology Research, Student Training and Education Outreach
Amity University and Open University UK have signed an MoU in September 2019. One of the primary focal areas of collaboration are the exploration of hypersaline microbial environments that are early Mars analogues. Amity and OU are also partnering on engaging with general population for Space education outreach.
Blue Marble Space Institute of Science
Astrobiology Education and Communication
Amity and BMSIS have been collaborating since August 2016 on Astrobiology education, outreach and science communication. Blue Marble Space has a vast network of space scientists from NASA, NSF and major universities in the US, Europe and other parts of the world.
Mars Society Australia
Mars Analogue Research and Education
Amity and Mars Society Australia (MSA) have been partners since August 2016 while exploring Ladakh, India as an early Mars analogue. MSA researchers have mentored Amity students on Mars habitat design projects.