"Techkriti 2008" at IIT Kanpur
Kanpur, Feb 13 (PTI) Over 12,000 students from across the country are expected to participate in IIT's annual festival "Techkriti 2008" starting here tomorrow.

Lectures by three Nobel laureates will be the highlight of the festival.

"Peter Grunberg, who won the Physics Nobel in 2007, will deliver a lecture here on February 16" said Prof Rajat Moona, chairman of the organising committee for the festival.

John Mather, who received the Nobel for physics in 2006, and Robert Grubbs, who won the prize in 2005 for chemistry, will deliver their lectures through video-conferencing.

A small robot from Germany, which is the size of an insect, will also be on display.

The three-day festival, from February 14-17, will also feature a performance by Pakistani pop group Strings.

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