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Research Sharing Session

The Joint IA/PEL NUS student branch chapter organized a research-sharing session for the students and staff of the Power and Energy Systems area of ECE, NUS on 21st March 2017. In this series, researchers share the research work they are doing. This would help them get candid feedback on their research and develop new solutions.

 

The session was attended by 25 participants. The speakers and their topics were following.

Dr. Jeevan Adhikari – Angle Compensation Based Rotor Position Estimation for Sensorless Vector Control of the Permanent Magnet Synchronous Motor

Dr. Bonthapalle Dastagiri Reddy – Development of Micro-Grid Controller Integrated with Multiple Types of Renewable Sources and Loads

Submitted By:

Binita Sen,

Chair, Chair, Joint IEEE IAS/PELS NUS SB chapter

Typhoon HIL Hands on Training

Typhoon HIL team with Participants

The Joint IEEE IAS/PELS Student Branch Chapter at NUS hosted Typhoon HIL for a hands-on training at National University of Singapore (NUS), Singapore on 25th April 2017. The training was conducted by three guests from Typhoon HIL:

  1. Ljubomir Novic (Business developer)
  2. Rados Petrovic (Senior business developer)
  3. Mihajlo Fejsa (Applications engineer)
Hands on training by Mihajlo Fejsa
Training by Rados Petrovic
Training by Rados Petrovic

The participants were taught to use the typhoon HIL award-winning toolchain to model power electronics devices, develop visual tools to test these models in real time and automate testing. In addition to that, all the attendees received a 1-year free license for Virtual HIL software.

It was a full day training and was attended by 23 participants. The event received a positive feedback from the participants as it offered value addition to their research work. The student branch plans to organize similar events on a regular basis.

Submitted by:

Binita Sen,

Chair, Joint IEEE IAS/PELS NUS SB chapter

GCET SBC: Web-Design SIG

WEB DESIGN SIG

 Introduction

IEEE GCET SB took an initiative to enhance skills and knowledge of their students in the field of Web Development and as its result they initiated SIG on bootstrap and WordPress. After successfully organising first workshop on Web Development series in July, 2016, IEEE GCET SB came with a two day SIG on ‘Bootstrap and WordPress’ on 15th and 16th February, 2017 at GCET. Continue reading GCET SBC: Web-Design SIG

PDPU SBC: SQL Workshop

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SQL WORKSHOP

EVENT DATE: 1st October, 2016, Sunday

INTRODUCTION:
• The event was a six hour workshop encompassing various aspects of SQL organised on Sunday by IEEE IAS SB,PDPU.
MOTIVE:
• To give insights of SQL so students can perform various task efficiently.,i.e handling of data, various statistical methods and analysis of problem.

EVENT DETAILS:
Time – 9:00 AM to 04:00 PM
Venue – CP lab 2.
• The event was a six hour workshop sectioned into two sessions on Saturday which was fully conducted by the technical team of IEEE IAS.
• The workshop was being conducted in which practical as well as theory very taken simultaneously.
• In first session, basic structure of SQL with the terminologies and formulas were taught to feed into to the software along with their basic operation.
• In second session, sorting queries by various parameters, merging databases and conditional search were covered.
• There were 45 students who attended the workshop and got acquainted to MySQL.

PDPU SBC: DISCUSSION SESSION ON “COSMIC EVOLUTION”

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DISCUSSION SESSION ON “COSMIC EVOLUTION”

ABOUT THE EVENT:

  • The event commenced by Dhaval Patel, the moderator for the evening started with the discussion by showing the audience videos and animation clips to warm up the audience mentally, to make them picture the concepts better.
  • The discussion spread out to topics like paradoxes, several theories of universe formation and the moderator guided the discussion to step by step understanding of stars- their birth, formation, death, supernova and a number of related topics.
  • Audience was instigated to counter and debate among themselves on the theories of cosmic evolution.
  • Subjects like time travel, intergalactic travel, possible human existence on other planet and alien life was also discussed and successfully concluded with a consensus among the audience and the moderator.

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PDPU SBC: Basic Telescope Making Workshop

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Basic Telescope Making Workshop

ABOUT THE EVENT:

The Basic Telescope Making Workshop gave an insight about the different types of telescopes and their mounts to the participants. The knowledge about telescopes was shared with the participants and was supported with a background of PowerPoint presentation, helping the participants understand the concepts easily, with the help of pictures. Continue reading PDPU SBC: Basic Telescope Making Workshop