Expert Talk on RF Planning & Optimization
The Department of Electronics and Communication Engineering organized an Expert talk on 7th August, 2018 for B.Tech 5th semester students of AB,CD, EF Section in the seminar hall at 11:00 am. The Guest speaker was Er. Harish Verma from Samsung India Limited. He delivered a lecture on RF Planning & Optimization explaining how Optimization of Cellular network is done using drive test. He elaborated on drive test software TEMS and also shared how to maintain the signal strength. He laid thrust on the concepts of GSM/2G, UMTS/3G, Wimax-LTE/4G technologies, WiMax as well as LTE operator ion & OEM in detail. He also shared how the call is transferred from one BTS to another BTS and all details about the GSM Architecture as well. He included Installation and Transmission Installation in his lecture. The speaker was young, highly energetic, persuasive, proactive and presentable having strong communication and analytical skills. Around 110 students of 5thSem along with three faculty members and in charge of III- Cell Dr. Dinesh Arora attended the lecture.
Technical Quiz Organized by Electronics Project Club
Electronics Project Club of ECE Department organized Technical Quiz on 26th & 27th July 2018 for 3rd and 5th semester students. 70 students from Electronics & Communication Engineering Department participated in this event. The quiz was organized to enhance the technical skills of the students because an event like this intensifies meaningful knowledge retention by igniting interest and placing theoretical subjects in a real-world perspective. Thus, game styled quiz competitions based on curricular subjects are an effective tool to increase interest and motivation and enhance learning among the students.
Industrial visit to Base Trans-receiver System (BTS) UIET Chandigarh
An Industrial Visit was organized at Base Trans-receiver System (BTS) UIET Chandigarh on 27-03-18. Students were introduced to the BTS and its related equipment that facilitates wireless communication between UE (e.g. mobile phones) and a network (e.g. WCDMA). Students learned about different components e.g. Transceiver, power amplifiers, combiner/mux, duplexer, antenna, alarm, control function, base receiver unit, switching and optical fiber links etc.
Industrial visit to Pushpa Guzral Science City, Kapurthala
An Industrial Visit was organized for B.Tech 4th & 6th semester students to Pushpa Guzral Science City, Kapurthala on 17-03-2018 .The Science City is a blend of education, curiosity and fun for the students. The students visited several galleries namely Amazing Living Machine, Science of Sports, Virtual Reality and Cyber Space, Earthquake Simulator, convention hall and Dinosaurs Park and had memorable, entertaining, knowledge-based and excitable experience & got interested in science through open-ended exploration away from text books and black boards, with a practical and scientific approach to problem solving.
Expert Lecture on VLSI Design & IOT
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.
Workshop Conducted by TEXAS Instruments
ECE department organized a two day workshop from 22nd to 23rd FEB 2018 on “Embedded system design using TI MSP 430 microcontroller development tools”. The Guest Speaker was Sh. M. Narender Babu, Application Engineer, from Texas Instruments. Faculty of various departments and research scholars of Chandigarh Engineering College successfully attended the workshop. The main Objective of this workshop was to bring researchers and experts from academics and industries on a common platform to discuss the latest emerging technologies in the field of Embedded and DSP Processor. Highlights of the Workshop: Learnt the following software as well as hardware sessions.
|MSP430 Introduction||Introduction to MSP430 Launch pad board|
|Working with CCSv5.5 IDE Platform||C Programming on MSP430 Platform|
|Understanding interrupts structure of MSP430G2553||Interfacing Seven segment & LED with MSP430G2553 using GPIO|
|Interfacing Buzzer & LCD with MSP430G2553 using GPIO||Understand the MSP430 TIMER Operation|
|Interface MSP430G2553 with Internal TIMER & generate PWM to control DC Motor||Understand the MSP430 Analog to digital Converter (ADC)|
|Interface MSP430G2553 with internal ADC||Understand the MSP430 Serial Communication with PC using UART Capacitive Touch|
|Interface MSP430F5438 with Zigbee Module||Interface MSP430F5438 with Bluetooth Module|
IETE Students Day Celebration
IETE students day was celebrated on 13 – 02- 2018. A technical quiz was organized by Dr. Surender Singh Saini (Secretary, IETE Chandigarh) and his team. 13 teams participated in this event from different institutes/universities. Top three teams were awarded with prizes. IETE-ISF coordinator Dr. Parveen Singla, Dr. Rinkesh Mittal, and Ms. Chanpreet kaur were also present. The Director-Principal of CEC, Dr. Vikas Dhawan, appreciated the efforts of IETE Chandigarh.
Industrial visit to Siemens IATC, Panchkula
An Industrial Visit was organized to Siemens IATC, Panchkula on 09-02-18. Further students visited AMAR UJALA, Panchkula where different equipments of Siemens are installed. Students learned about Total Integrated Automation Process using Authorized Siemens Products such as: AC & DC drives, PLCs, Pneumatics Control, HMI & SCADA, Switchgear, Embedded system.
Expert Lecture on Wireless & Mobile Communication
Mr. Harish Verma ( VT Technologies private Limited,Mohali) delivered a expert lecture on Wireless & Mobile Communication on 29-01-2018 in which he explained how RF Planning and Optimization is done. The speaker also explained GSM/2G, UMTS/3G, Wimax-LTE/4G technologies, WiMax as well as LTE operator ion &OEM in detail. Students were very enthusiastic and curious during the lecture.
Expert Lecture on High Speed Processors
Dr. Neeraj Goel (IIR, Ropar) delivered expert talk on High speed Processors on 23-1-18. This lecture aimed to provide information to the students regarding basics of processors that we use in our daily life. He spoke on different kind of processors, how it makes the computer faster and how we can select the best processor. He also explained INTEL core i3, i5 and i7.
Industrial visit to Punjab Communication Ltd, Mohali
An Industrial Visit was organized for B.Tech 4th semester students to Punjab Communication Ltd, Mohali on 18-01-2018. The students visited the production unit, Transmission assembly plant and SMPS manufacturing plant. A prototype of V Mux Lan card was shown to students. Students understood the working of Voice/Data Multiplexers, Power Plants, Optical/Transmission Equipment, Digital Radios, PLCC, Broadband Equipments and services used in BSNL, MTNL, Railways, Power sector, Defense etc.