Students Bring Laurels to PEC


One of the teams of Speakers Association & Study Circle (SAASC) from Punjab Engineering College (Deemed to be University) Chandigarh have been declared as the Winner of the Business Quiz and Runners Up for Tech Quiz in Entrepreneurship and Tech Fest "Prometeo" 2023 organised by IIT Jodhpur. Prometeo 2023 is the third edition of IIT Jodhpur's National Technical + Entrepreneurial Festival. Prometeo derives its name from the Greek word for forethinker, and celebrates disruptive technologies through talks, workshops, and competitions.

The winning team is from 4th-year Computer Science Engineering consisting of Sarthak Chauhan, Taranjot Singh and Shubh Ashish

Both the Quizzing events saw enormous participation of 100+ teams from various IITs, NITs & BITS.One team consisting of 2nd-year students from the club was also able to make it to the final round of the Tech Quiz.It was really a great learning experience for everyone in the contingent, SAASC looks forward to more such events and initiatives in the near future.

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.