Engineer's Day Celebrations at PEC

Engineer's Day Celebrations at PEC22
Engineer's Day Celebrations at PEC22
Engineer's Day Celebrations at PEC22
Engineer's Day Celebrations at PEC22
Engineer's Day Celebrations at PEC22

Punjab Engineering College (Deemed to be University) Chandigarh, to commemorate Engineer's Day, organised a guest lecture by Dr. Inderdeep Singh, ( Prof. M&IED), IIT Roorkee.

The event started with the felicitation of the guest speaker Dr. Inderdeep Singh by Dr. Sibby John, Deputy Director, PEC and progressed with an informative documentary on Engineer’s Day. Dr. Inderdeep Singh, “The best Teacher” awardee by IIT-R in 2013 and the Foundation for Innovation and Technology Transfer (FITT) Awardee for Best Industry Relevant PhD Thesis of the Year 2004-2005 by IIT Delhi, has enlightened many students in his tenure. To continue on the same lines, he delivered a very insightful talk for the students on "Role of an Engineer in the development of the World". The lecture was followed by an extensive Question & Answer session.

The event concluded with a vote of thanks by Dr. D R Prajapati, Dean Student Affairs, followed by tea and snacks. The participation included about 100 students and faculty.

Recent Research Activities

Punjab Engineering College (Deemed to be University), in collaboration with IEEE Region 10, IEEE Chandigarh SubSection, IEEE Delhi Section and Galgotias University, hosted an International Workshop on "Best Practices in Educational Activities Workshop" in hybrid mode ideated by IEEE R-10 Education Activities Committee. IEEE is the world’s largest technical professional organization dedicated to advancing technology for the benefit of humanity.

The Semiconductor Research Centre, Department of Electronics and Communication Engineering conducted a week-long Advanced workshop on ‘Semiconductor Device Design, Fabrication and Characterization’ in technical collaboration with IEEE Chandigarh Subsection and ISSE Chandigarh Chapter. Sh. Dharam Pal, IAS and Adviser to the Administrator was the chief guest for the inaugural ceremony.

Civil Engineering Department, in association with the Indian Institute of Remote Sensing (Department of Space) Dehradun, organized one day workshop titled “Open Source Geospatial Products in Disaster Management.” The primary mandate of the workshop is to create awareness about the various free available software for digital mapping used in disaster management. Participants from Chandigarh Administration, Fire department, DGRE attended the workshop.