IMAGE ANALYSIS FOR TREATMENT OF HUMAN INFECTIOUS DISEASES
Department of Biotechnology
10 to 12 May, 2018
registration link – https://goo.gl/forms/
CHEMISTRY OF ADVANCED MATERIALS AND ITS BIOMEDICAL APPLICATIONS
Department of Science and Humanities, Chemistry Division
20 and 21 April, 2018
The Smart India Hackathon 2018 focuses to develop innovative solutions for the various set of problems and challenges. The Grand Finale of Smart India Hackathon 2018 was held at the Welingkar institute, Mumbai on 30th and 31st March, 2018.
KCTians won the 1st prize with the following recognition for their work:
1. Incubation for startup
3. Cash prize
2. Manikandan B
3. ESAKKIMUTHU M
They ideated and worked at iQube to make the prototype. Our team got appreciation for using the best technology stack for this prototype.
About 27 Central Government Ministries and 18 State Governments had come together and posted 408 problem statements to the students who participated in this grand initiative. Totally, 17539 ideas had been received from various technical institutions in India.
Smart India Hackathon 2018 would be the second large scale hackathon initiative in India following Smart India Hackathon 2017. Winners stand to get cash prizes and a chance to be part of the NASSCOM’s 10,000 Startup program.
KCT-TIFAC CORE in Textile Technology & Machinery organized “Project Expo 2018 on Textiles and Apparels” on 27 March, 2018 at KCT. About 25 students from Sri Krishna Engineering College, Chennai, Park College of Engineering and Technology, Coimbatore, Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel International Institute of Management, Coimbatore participated in the workshop. Dr N Gokarneshan, Professor & Head, Department of Textile Technology, Park College of Engineering and Technology was the Chief Guest and Jury for the PROJECT EXPO 2018.
The Students presented their projects before the Jury. The First Place was given to Mr K Vignesh and T Ramya of Sri Krishna Engineering College, Chennai for their project titled “Smart LED Clothing”. The Second place was given to Ms Aathira, Mr Sethupathy, Mr Bibin M.S and Mr Sreejith from Park College of Engineering and Technology, Coimbatore for their project titled “Development of wet wipes using Brocoli”. The Third Place was given to Mr S.Kousic, Mr M Venkatesan, Ms T.Indupriya from Kumaraguru College of Technology, Coimbatore for their project titled “Dyeabilty of plasma treated cotton fabric using novel colorants”. Certificates were issued to all the participants.
The Department of ECE-Alumni Team organized a Guest lecture on ‘Basis of Switching and Routing’ on 29 March, 2018. This program was conducted for the third year UG students.
The lecture provided a deep insight on Switching and Routing principles and job opportunities in networking domain to the third year ECE students. Prof. K. Ramprakash, Professor, ECE introduced the Alumni. The Alumni guest speaker Mr. S. Manoharan gave a presentation cum demonstration on the following topics:
· TCP/IP Architecture
· IP addressing
· IPv4 Limitations
· Addressing Mechanism
· Routing Protocols
· Basics of Switching
The lecture was very informative and useful. A total of 50 students and 3 faculty members attended this session.
An MoU was signed between KCT and the University of Leeds, UK on 27 March, 2018. This MoU allows for a mutual transfer of KCT’s Mechanical Engineering students in the 2nd year, to University of Leeds for the 3rd and 4th year of study, after which the students will be awarded B.E., degree by the University of Leeds.
Later, there was an interactive session with the first and second year students of Mechanical Engineering, during which Prof. David Barton explained the various opportunities for KCTians at the University of Leeds.
The delegates from University of Leeds were:
1. Prof. David Barton – Professor, International Lead, Faculty of Engineering.
2. Tomasz Liskiewicz – Associate Professor, International Lead, Mechanical Engineering, Undergraduate Programme Manager.
3. Ms. Shweta Datt – Country Advisor.
KCT-CPC students forum organized a seminar on FMEA (Failure Mode Effects and Analysis) on 27 March, 2018. The guest speaker of the event, PM. Mr.Swaminathan N, has 25 years of experience in the Quality assurance department.
His experience was visible through the way he explained about this structured approach to discovering potential failures that may exist within the design of a product or process. He also taught about assessing the relative impact of different failures, in order to identify the parts of the process that are in need of change.
National Conference on Communication Information Technology and Electronics – CITEL 2018
Department of Electronics and Communications Engineering
9 to 11 April, 2018
The National Conference on Communication Information Technology and Electronics (CITEL 2018) was conducted by the ECE department from 9 to 11 April, 2018. This is the 6th time the conference took place in KCT.
This conference was executed with a cluster of events which includes two pre-conference workshops, a project competition along with 2 keynote sessions and 4 paper presentation sessions. READ MORE
This two day annual National level symposium serves as an ideal platform for students from across the country to discuss and display the existing and upcoming technologies in the field of textiles. This year, the events included Technical paper presentation, Poster and project display and Industrial conclave. The symposium was conducted on 27 and 28 March, 2018.
The expert speakers from the industry included Mr. Berlin Jinu, Senior Manager, Lakshmi Electrical Control Systems Ltd., who discussed about the spinning industry, Mr. K. Christopher, Vice President (Operations), Lakshmi Mills, Coimbatore who shared his experiences about weaving industry and Mr. D. Venkadapathy, Managing Director, Prasanna Exports, who threw light on the apparel industry. The Technical paper presentation contest happened on 28 March, 2018.
– Paper Presentation Contest
– Technical Design Contest
– Technical Project Display Contest
Bhuvanes 9566794554 ( President )
Mohan raj 8608908425 ( Treasurer )
Mahindar 9362002200 ( Secretary )
Vijayvenkat 7094374430 ( Joint Secretary )