Goverdhan Mehta , director, Indian Institute of Science IISc , Bangalore, talks to N Raghavan on the need to sharpen the institute s focus and his effor

The Indian Institute of Science (IISc) will soon be a testing area for solar thermal technology and the host for a 10 MW solar thermal plant on its campus.

IISc signed a MoU with the Centre for Study of Science, Technology and Policy (C-STEP) on Monday, for partnership in technologies in energy, information and communication, materials and infrastructure.