State Level Student Symposium -A Part of FAB'19

Start: 01-03-2019

Organised by School of Architecture and Interior Design, SRM Institute of Science and Technology

'State Level Student Symposium - A Part of FAB'19'

Topic: Emerging trends in health care Architecture.

  • There will be technical presentations, lectures delivered by renowned professionals in the field of of Architectural design and health care .
  • There are 3 design competitions : Time problem, healthcare based thesis projects and health care based class projects.
  • The prices are worth Rs.50000.

 

Time 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM  

Venue: Hippocrates Hall, SRM IST medical campus

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Workshop on Applications of Mathematics in Engineering

Start: 02-03-2019
End: 03-03-2019

Organised by the Department of Mathematics, SRM Institute of Science and Technology

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A two days workshop on Applications of Mathematics in Engineering (WAME-2019) was organised by the Department of Mathematics, Faculty of Engineering and Technology, SRM IST on the 2nd and 3rd of March 2019. The workshop was started with the invocation and was formally inaugurated by lighting of the kuthuvilaku by the Chief guest and dignitaries on the Dias. The convenor and Head of the Department of Mathematics, Dr. A. Govindarajan welcomed the gathering. He focussed on the problems faced by Mathematics teachers in fitting the subject to application areas relevant to the core branches of engineering. He also mentioned that the challenges faced by the Mathematics teachers are the difficulties to formulate and interpret an Engineering application. The need for e-courses and the expectation of the educationalists to make Mathematics more application oriented study and not merely problem solving was emphasized. The theme of the workshop was to justify and strongly throw light on the need for strong Mathematics background to the current day engineering students. The presidential address was delivered by Prof . Kartar Singh, Director International Relations, SRM IST, Chennai. He complimented the department for having chosen a theme which is the need of the hour. He stressed the need for faculty members to be updated with current day applications of the subject and wanted it to be imparted to the students. He felt that students would understand and enjoy the subject when they come to know of its importance. This, he said, would help the students to develop their analytical skills.

Dr. Sundarammal Kesavan,Professor, department of Mathematics, SRMIST,  introduced the chief guest  Mr. T. Anand, Senior Manager, Vestas, Chennai-118 (ALUMNUS SRMEC-1995 batch) to the audience.

In his inaugural address, Mr. Anand shared his experience as a mentor with the audience. He emphasised the need to learn Mathematics with passion and said that he used Operations Research Techniques in most of his networking projects. The workshop souvenir was released by the chief guest and a copy was given to all the members on the dais. One of the coordinators, Dr. Sheena Christy delivered the vote of thanks.

There were four eminent speakers drawn from esteemed institutions like IITs, NITs, Anna University and Arts and Science college, Ponneri, who enthralled the audience with their presentations ranging from basics to current research in the field of Mathematics.

The first session of the program witnessed the lecture given by Dr. B. R. Shankar, Professor and Head, Department of Mathematics and Computational Sciences, NIT, Surathkal, entitled “Eigen values, Eigen vectors, Cayley Hamilton Theorem and Quadratic form to Canonical form”. He delivered a brief lecture on the above mentioned topic and emphasised the importance and use of Gauss Elimination method in solving system of linear equations. He threw light on different choice of bases which leads to various canonical forms like Jordan, Hermite and Smith, finally ended with Cayley Hamilton theorem. This was followed by an interactive practical session on the same topic. Nearly twenty questions were put forth and discussed with the audience. The active participation of the audience gave a sense of satisfaction to the speaker Dr. B.R. Shankar, Head of the Department of Mathematics Computational Sciences from NIT Suratkal.

The post lunch session witnessed two lectures. Dr.Satyajit Roy, Professor, Department of Mathematics, IIT Chennai discussed briefly on the geometrical and physical aspects of vector calculus. Starting with basic concepts like gradient, divergence and curl, he went on to show their applications in determining the direction of the vector and then the importance of the integral theorems by illustrating their applications in mechanics. He also gave the geometrical and physical interpretation of gradient, curl and divergence of a vector point function.

The third speaker of the day was Dr. S.P. Angeline Kirubha Assistant Professor, Department of Biomedical Engineering, Faculty of Engineering and Technology, SRM IST. She enthralled the audience by giving the application of Matrices, Eigenvalues, and Eigenvectors in analysing texture features and developing biometrics. The first order and second order statistical measures calculated from grey level Co-Occurrence matrix (GLCM) and Run length matrix (RLM) aided in diagnosis of diseases such as cancer, tumours and to quantify bone mineral density. The slides and pictorial representations along with the mathematical formulae for analysing the deformities gave a strong notion of how Mathematics is involved in disease diagnosis and health sciences.

The second day started with the lecture by Dr. T. N. Shanmugam, Retired Professor from Anna University on the topic “Complex integration using Residues, Poles and Cauchy’s Residue Theorem”. Starting from line integrals and moving on to contour integration, a brief coverage was given on the topic. The applications of complex contour integrals and Pole-zero diagrams of Transfer functions were vividly explained. This was well supported by the tutorial session covering all topics. He mentioned how complex functions are used in the field of Engineering and Technology, particularly in control system and how complex functions in t domain is changed to s domain and how discontinuous function is converted into continuous function using Z-transform technique.

The last but one speaker of the day was Dr. Jeyaraman from L.N. Government College, Ponneri who illustrated how, when physical problems represented by complex functions can be solved easily by the use of appropriate coordinate transformation / mapping. He gave the applications of Conformal mapping in Engineering. He also explained how it is applied in Electrostatics, Fluid dynamics, Magntohydrodynamics and Electrical engineering. He also elaborated the use of Laplace equation in interior and exterior Dirichlet problem, Neumann problem, problems in open disc and rectangular region.  

The final lecture was given by our colleague, Dr. C. S. Boopathi from the EEE Department who highlighted the use of Numerical Linear Algebra in solving application oriented problems in TNEB using the day to day activities. He explained how Guass elimination method and Newton Raphson method are very useful in predicting the voltage and current across the junction in Wheatstone bridge network. The practical session on linear algebra was provided by Dr. Selvakumar from the same department, who actually solved a numerical problem which is occurring in our day to day life.

The two days workshop came to a close and concluded with the Valedictory function. Prof.Ganapathy Subramanian,Professor, department of Mathematics welcomed the Chief guest and the audience. Dr. N. Parvathi, Professor, department of Mathematics introduced the chief guest Mr. Sai Prasad,(ALUMNUS, SRMEC, 1993 batch), Senior director CBRE South Asia Pvt Ltd, Chennai-96 to the audience. The chief guest shared his views on the importance of organising such a program and the benefits one could get from it. Dr. V. Srinivasan, Professor, department of Mathematics gave a detailed report of the two days event. The chief guest gave the certificates to the participants. The day came to close with the vote of thanks by Dr. G. Ramesh. The feedback got from the participants encouraged the organising team and motivated them to go further step to conduct these type of program in future too. The closing of the workshop witnessed a sense of fulfilment from the participants in their feedback. The curtains came down with National Anthem. This was followed by a group photo session to add to our memories.

 

World Hearing Day

Start: 03-03-2019

Organised by the Department of Audiology and Speech Language Pathology, SRM Institute of Science and Technology

World Hearing Day

Date: 3 March, 2019

Venue: Room 119, First Floor, SRM Hospital

Having a deep commitment to social causes, SRM is also doing its mite in this laudable endeavour. The programmes conducted by SRM, in the last year, was appreciated by WHO, by a photo feature in its global newsletter.

The theme of WHO, for the year 2019, is 'Check your hearing'. We have chalked out the following events.

  • Creation of community awareness by WHO official posters and banners
  • An Awareness walk and  distribution of pamphlets, on 1 Mar 2019
  • Hearing Check, free of cost, for anyone who walks in, from 25 Feb to 15 Mar 2019, in the Audiology laboratory in SRM Hospital. To save time, anyone can fix their own time slot, by filling up the form: Click Here
  • Wide reach by SMS, and display in the SRM official web page
  • Poster competition for the students of SRM Medical College, on 1 Mar 2019

Rangoli competition for the students of SRM Medical College lobby, on 1 Mar 2019

 

Workshop on Intercultural Elements in French Lanuguage Teaching

Start: 04-03-2019

Organised by Department of French, SRM Institute of Science and Technology

Workshop on Intercultural Elements in French Language Teaching

Date: March 04, 2019

Time: 09.00 AM

Venue: Dr. T.P. Ganesan Auditorium, Mini Hall I

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Perspectives - New Thinking as a Source of Change in the Field of Literature and Films

Start: 05-03-2019

Organised by Department of English, Faculty of Science and Humanities, SRM IST

Seminar on "Perspectives - New Thinking as a Source of Change in the Field of Literature and Films"

Date : 5th March, 2019

Venue: M.S.Subbalakshmi Hall, FSH, SRM IST, Kattankulathur

 

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MILAN'19 (National Level Cultural Festival)

Start: 06-03-2019
End: 10-03-2019

Organised by Directorate of Student Affairs, SRM Institute of Science and Technology

MILAN'19 (National Level Cultural Festival)

One of the most reputed cultural festivals and pride of SRM IST, Milan'19 will see its 12th Edition this year. Organised by Directorate of Student Affairs, Milan is a five day fest that sets a beautiful dias for the students to enjoy and fulfill their thirst for multifacrious cultural activities. 

Date: March 06 - 10, 2019

Poster

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Salim Sulaiman
Day 1

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The Vogue Way
Day 2

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Bass Jackers
Day 3

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Comedy Night
Day 4

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Online Photography Event

 

 

 

 

 

InDA & IEEE-(OES) Conference on Technologies for Renewable Energy and Water- INDACON 2019

Start: 07-03-2019
End: 09-03-2019

Organised by the National Institute of Ocean Technology (NIOT) in association with SRM Institute of Science and Technology.

Important Dates

  • Submission of Extended Abstracts(1000 words) - 30 January, 2019
  • Acceptance of the Abstract - 05 February 2019
  • Submission of Full Papers - 15 February, 2019

      For Paper Submission, click here

      Registration Details

      • Life Members of InDA : Rs.2500
      • Non-InDA Members from Govt.
      • Research Institutions/Universities: Rs.3000
      • Students/ Research Scholars of
      • Bonafide Colleges: Rs.1500
      • Other Participants: Rs.5000

        Foreign Participants

        • IDA/APDA/InDA Members - US$100
        • Non-members - US$150

            Contact

            • Dr S. Prabhakar, Secretary,Ph. +919445259977
            • Dr Purnima Jalihal, Chairperson, InDA (SZ), Chennai, Ph +91 44 66783346

                Three Days Workshop on Industry 4.0

                Start: 07-03-2019
                End: 09-03-2019

                Organised by the Faculty of Engineering and Technology, SRM Institute of Science and Technology

                Three Days Workshop on Industry 4.0

                Date: March 07-09, 2019

                Venue: WABCO-SRM Smart Factory Lab, Room No. AU302, 2nd Floor, Automobile Hangar, Main Campus.

                Contact Person: Mr.N.Karthikeyan

                Important Dates
                 
                Last Date for receiving the application: March 01, 2019
                Intimation to the applicants: March 04, 2019

                The global manufacturing sector over the recent years has taken a significant shift with the 'Fourth Revolution in Manufacturing' - moving towards the Industry 4.0. The convergence of industrial production and information and communication technologies is called Industry 4.0. It is currently one of the most frequently discussed topics among practitioners and academics.

                “Make in India” initiative is spearheading wider adoption of 'Industry 4.0'. The transformative journey of manufacturing through Industry 4.0 has already begun in the country. SRMIST works to create and sustain an environment conducive to the development of India, by partnering with industries. SRMIST has been actively taking initiatives to bring Institutions and Industries together in addressing the prevailing concerns in the education, skill and job verticals. One such initiative is a Three Days Workshop on Industry 4.0 where the students are trained in cyber-physical systems. It provides the perfect blend of theory with hands- on approach to keep students on par with the technology revolution. This workshop is organized with the support of industry partners Nokia Networks Solution Pvt Limited, Oragadam.

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                Faculty Development Programme in System

                Start: 07-03-2019
                End: 09-03-2019

                Organised by School of Management, SRM Institute of Science and Technology

                Faculty Development Programme in System

                Date: March 7 - 9, 2019

                Workshop on Pediatric Rehabilitation

                Start: 09-03-2019

                Organised by Department of Occupational Therapy, SRM Institute of Science and Technology

                Workshop on Pediatric Rehabilitation

                Date: March 09, 2019

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