Guest Lecture on Spectroscopy and its Applications
Dr. K. S. Viswanathan, a distinguished Professor from IISER (Indian Institute of Science Education & Research) Mohali, specializing in the area of Spectroscopy addressed the Faculty and students of Department of Applied Sciences, Chandigarh Engineering College, and Mohali on 09 March 2018 for CSE( 200 students) and IT( 176 students ) branches. The lecture were delivered in two sessions.
The learned speaker dwelled on a wide range of applications of Spectroscopy in modern technological age. His lecture was heard with rapt attention by the students as it included several real life illustrations. Dr K. S. Viswanathan is well known for excellence in imparting education in the field of Chemical Sciences. Dr K. S. Viswanathan has won many awards and published numerous scholarly papers in national and international journals.
National Science Day Celebrated
The Excelsior Club, Department of Applied Sciences celebrated “National Science Day” on 28th February 2018 to promote scientific temperament among the students. Approximately 250 students participated in various events.This day is celebrated each year to mark the discovery of the Raman effect by Indian physicist Sir C V Raman on 28 February 1928 for which he was awarded Nobel Prize in Physics in 1930.Many technical, non technical and cultural events were conducted on this occasion to mark the day. The students prepared many innovative science projects which were judged by a panel of eminent judges. The winners were awarded with cash prizes, trophies and certificates by Dr. Vikas Dhawan, Director Principal ,CEC .
Industrial Visit of ACS Students
The ACS(American Chemical Society) Club of Applied Sciences Department of Chandigarh Engineering College organized Industrial visit to Ludhiana Beverages Private Limited ( LBPL) – Ludhiana exclusively for 80 ACS students on 10th February 2018. The visit was organized with an initiative of ACS club co-coordinator- Dr. Meena Devi and two other faculty members Ms.Monika Sharma and Dr. Bikramjit Singh under the able guidance of Dr. Ajay Vashisht, Head of the department. Organizing Industrial visits, which are a vital part of the curriculum, is a regular feature at CGC, Landran that aims to make its students aware about the latest industry and corporate standards. It helps to bridge the gap between classroom and the real working world. The purpose of this industrial visit was that the students should get the basic knowledge about the working of industry, and to learn about it to modify their skills and abilities accordingly. The visit also provided first-hand knowledge about the organizational structure and modes of operation of the industry.