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News of September 2018

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A Visit to Hitachi World, Nr Pakwan Cross Road, S G Highway was arranged  for students on 28-09-2018 under ASHRAE chapter, Nirma University. Prof. B A Shah, Student Branch Advisor of Nirma University ASHRAE WIC accompanied the students. Mr Atul Parikh, GM - Projects, Aditi Air Conditioning Pvt. Ltd. explained construction and working of  various hitachi products related to residential and commercial air conditioning applications. UG and PG students of Mechanical Engineering department were exposed to various Hitachi Air Conditioning Products such as inverter ac, cassette ac, hide away ac, ductable ac, VRF system, Chiller, different types of duct, grille and diffuser for supply and return air etc.

Mechanical Engineering
  • September 28, 2018

The 2nd All Gujarat Instrumentation and Control Engineer’s Meet was organized by the International Society of Automation Students’ Chapter, Institute of Technology, Nirma University on  September 20, 2018 .

The purpose of this conclave was to unite the departments of instrumentation and control engineering of engineering institutes all over Gujarat. The meet brought together fourteen institutes of Gujarat offering Instrumentation and Control engineering on a common vibrant  platform. The meet was aimed to provide a stage for discussion and development of the Automation industry. It created a sense of togetherness in bridging our distances and bringing about cognizance and flow of expertise.

Instrumentation & Control Engg.
  • September 21, 2018

The students of Chemical Engineering Department celebrated it's annual day on 10th Sept 2018. The following activities were conducted under ChESA day:

  • Opening ceremony with lamp lighting
  • Felicitation ceremony.
  • Teacher's Day celebration.
  • Teacher- Student interaction activities.

Chemical Engineering
  • September 10, 2018

A workshop for Deaf and Dumb by ECO.

Electronics & Communication
  • September 08, 2018

EE department PG alumni, Mr. Yash Bhatt (14MEEP04) and Mr. Purarajsinh Jhala (14MEEP12)  from Evotar Technologies Pvt. Ltd.(their joint entrepreneurial venture) had been felicitated as Emerging MSME of the year 2018 in Solar Industries by ET(Economic Times) Enterprise for their contribution and being one of the fastest growing companies for installation of more than 700KW, for over 250 customers and a turnover of more than 4.5 cr, achieved in just 6 months. Also, Evotar is spread across Gujarat and Rajasthan in more than 10 regions within such a short span.

Electrical Engineering
  • September 01, 2018

AUTOCALYPSE, an automobile workshop for school students, is an extension activity organized by Mechanical Engineering Department every year since 2011. This is the 8th of its kind in continuation. From the last year, along with Autocalypse, a robotic workshop ROBOCALYPSE was also introduced for school students.

The event is coordinated and volunteered by Mechanical Engineering Students’ Association (MESA) in association with Nirma SAE Club (for Automobile) and Team Nirma Robocon (for Robotics).

The event is two days interactive workshop for the students of X, XI and XII grades. Every year hundreds of students from various schools of Ahmedabad and Gandhinagar districts take part in it. This year the event was held on September 1 – 2, 2018, where total 206 students from 15 schools have participated.

The automobile workshops includes the expert talks related to automobile technology by eminent experts of the field, demonstration of various cut section models of automobile parts, demonstration of cut section of Omni car, Bike maintenance, demonstration of SAE BAJA ATV car prepared by students of SAE club, Automobile Quiz and other informal events.

Robotic workshop, conducted by Team Nirma Robocon, includes the expert talk, hands on practice of Robot building and programming. The participants are given a take away kit for Robot building per team.

The major attraction of the event was Idea Presentation competition wherein the participants have presented their innovative ideas regarding technological advancement with the best of their skills. The H B Kapadia School, Memnagar, Ahmedabad and Mount Carmel School, Gandhinagar won the 1st and 2nd prize respectively for their ideas.

Being an extension activity, no registration fee was charged from the participants. The to and fro transportation was provided to the participants. Food was also served to all the participants during the event.

The event is jointly funded by School of Engineering, Institute of Technology, Nirma University and Mechanical Engineering Students’ Association (MESA).

Mechanical Engineering
  • September 01, 2018