Departments of Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery, Head & Neck Surgical Oncology and ENT at AIMS will be offering a comprehensive surgical skill development program.
The program highlights include Microvascular Skills Course, Flap Harvesting Methods, Skull Base Access & Head and Neck Surgical procedures, Hair Transplant, Hair Transplant Techniques for Technicians, Temporal Bone Dissection Course and Brachial Plexus Injury Management.
The program will be beneficial for Head & Neck Surgeons, ENT Surgeons, Neuro Surgeons, General Surgeons, Oral & Maxillofacial Surgeons, Surgical Oncologists, Consultants, Post-graduates and higher surgical trainees in the above specialties.
March 5-7, 2014 Venue : Kochi Campus
The Department of Visual Media and Communication, at Amrita School of Arts and Sciences, is organizing a three-day workshop and seminar on Film Appreciation, Between Cuts.
The theme of the Workshop – Cinematic images transmute evanescent moments into permanent frames of time. They titillate an audience and induce new trajectories of thought. The language of cinema is perpetually in a state of flux and a filmmaker’s repertoire of artistic techniques is becoming more intricate and multifaceted.
The workshop will offer an in-depth understanding about the various aspects of film production and the dynamics of film making. It aims to encourage participants to develop a critical eye and a more refined aesthetic sense, making them informed filmgoers.
This event will bring together veteran filmmakers, distinguished artists and accomplished technicians from the industry, who will offer valuable insights into the nuances of their craft. The participants of the film appreciation workshop will also be exposed to acclaimed cinematic expressions through screenings.
Department of Head and Neck Surgery, AIMS is organizing a Head and Neck Oncology Meet, in collaboration with Foundation for Head and Neck Oncology (FHNO) and Eurasian Federation of Oncology (EAFO).
Head and neck surgeons, radiation oncologists, medical oncologists, dental and oral surgeons, prosthodontists, speech and swallowing therapists and post graduates are invited for the meet.
March 7-8, 2014 Venue : Coimbatore Campus
Department of Electrical and Electronics Engineering will organize a workshop on Fuzzy Logic Implementation in Embedded System in association with The Institution of Electronics and Telecommunication Engineers (IETE).
The objective of the two-day workshop is to train the engineers on implementation of fuzzy logic in embedded systems. Training will be given in MATLAB, C Programming, MPLAB wit PROTEUS and PIC controller environment.
March 8, 2014 Venue : Coimbatore Campus
Department of Computer Science and Engineering will organize a student workshop on Android App Development, SWAD ’14, in association with The Institution of Electronics and Telecommunication Engineers (IETE).
Android has large radar covering developers and market. This workshop will be an eye opener to build large applications catering to the requirements of a particular community or a domain.
The objective of SWAD ’14 is to provide a platform for the participants to understand and develop mobile applications in Android within a short duration. The topic includes Introduction to Android Technology, Android Architecture, Java SDK, Android Installation, Designing of Applications, Deploying and running Android App on Emulator and Android device.
March 13-15, 2014 Venue : Bengaluru Campus
Department of Electrical and Electronics Engineering will organize an international conference on power and energy system: towards sustainable energy, PESTSE – 14, in association with IEEE – PES Bangalore Chapter.
The conference aims to provide a platform for researchers, scientists, industrial professionals and students to exchange and share their research accomplishments, achievements and new ideas on the contemporary and emerging trends in power & energy systems, which will enable them to arrive at new techniques not only to enhance power & energy but also work towards sustaining it.
PESTSE – 14 will cover research areas such as advancement in energy, power system operation and control, power electronics and drives, energy management and economics.
March 14, 2014 Venue : Coimbatore Campus
Department of Civil Engineering at Coimbatore Campus is organizing a national workshop on Applications of GIS and Remote Sensing on Water Resources Management.
Topics such as Remote Sensing and GIS, Geo-reference & Projection Visualization & Presentation, Watershed and HRU delineation using Digital Elevation Model, Open Source GIS software, Arc-Hydro, Arc- SWAT and Geo-Hec HMS and hands on experiments for data generation, projection and processing, etc will be covered at the workshop. The workshop is designed to be approximately 80% hands‐on training.
The workshop aims to bring together the multi-faceted audiences from academia, industries, researchers, graduate and undergraduate students. The goal of the workshop is to provide participants with an opportunity to learn about various types of remote sensing technologies available to manage the water resources.
Coimbatore Campus will host a three day national level multi fest Anokha 2014. The objective of Anokha is to provide students innumerable chances to showcase their talent, to excel and in turn provide an innovative ground to succeed and stand the podium. Anokha has been recognized as the first green tech fest in India with its great ambience and legacy.
Anokha, which translates to Unique in Sanskrit, is a creative union of innovation and technology attracts talents across the country.
The fest assures to cast events in Technology, Entertainment, Design, Management, Sciences and core engineering fields in parallel with cultural extravaganza that captivate the mind of one and all.
Students also get an opportunity to acquire new ideas, develop one’s skills, create new networks and interact with world’s great minds.
Department of Mechanical Engineering at Amrita School of Engineering, Coimbatore is organizing a national level workshop on Recent Trends in Manufacturing (RTM).
The aim of the workshop is to expose the latest trends in Advanced Composites Materials – Manufacturing and Joining, Advances in Machine Tools and Tool Materials, Advances in Metal Joining, Additive Manufacturing, Digital Manufacturing, Quality Inspection and processes to the practicing engineers, scientists and researchers. The workshop will provide a common platform for scientists (from national research labs, industries) and researchers to discuss and assimilate the developments in manufacturing.
Resource persons are from the leading research and development institutions such as ISRO, DRDL, NAL, GTRE, TAML, L&T and Sandvik.
The workshop will provide give a glimpse of the future manufacturing thereby reduce the gap between researchers and engineers.
Engineers from industry, faculty members from academic institutions, scientists from R&D organizations, young researchers and post graduates are eligible to attend.
April 13, 2014 Venue : Coimbatore Campus
Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham conducts All India Engineering Entrance Examination – 2014 for admission to the four year B. Tech degree programs in various branches, offered at the three campuses at Ettimadai (Coimbatore), Amritapuri (Kollam) and Bengaluru.
The examination is scheduled for April 13, 2014 (FN) and will be conducted at schools and colleges situated in major cities and towns throughout India.
April 25-26, 2014 Venue : Coimbatore Campus
Department of Electrical and Electronics Engineering, Coimbatore campus will be hosting the Second National Conference on Power Electronics in Sustainable Energy Development, NCPSE 2014.
The conference will focus on the research areas such as renewable energy systems, power quality, power electronics and drives, smart metering, energy storage systems, intelligent systems and control, electromagnetic interference, embedded system applications in machines and drives, FACTS devices modeling and application and digital control and processing.
A pre – conference tutorial on Wind Energy, Solar energy, Power Electronics and Power System will be conducted on April 24, 2014.
June 16-July 1, 2014 Venue : Amritapuri Campus
Department of Physics at Amrita School of Arts and Sciences will be conducting a Refresher Course in Experimental Physics sponsored by Indian Academy of Sciences, Bangalore, Indian National Science Academy, New Delhi and The National Academy of Sciences India, Allahabad for Physics faculty teaching Undergraduate and Graduate courses.
The course intends to familiarize almost twenty five experiments at the B. Sc./ M.Sc. level in Mechanics, Heat, Electricity, AC Circuits, Dielectrics, Magnetism, Relaxation, Phase Sensitive Detection Techniques using Lock-In Amplifier, Non-linear Dynamics, and Phase Transitions leveraging a low cost kit developed by the Indian Academy of Sciences, Bangalore.
Applications are invited from teachers with experience in teaching Undergraduate and Postgraduate courses in Engineering and Physics. The participation is limited to four southern states and preference will be given to (nearby) colleges in Kerala. The number of seats will be about 30.
Last date for receiving applications: April 5, 2014
July 3-5, 2014 Venue : Coimbatore Campus
Department of Electrical and Electronics Engineering, Coimbatore campus will organize an international conference on Embedded Systems (ICES 14).
The prime objective of the conference is to garner researchers all over the world working in the emerging area of embedded systems and providing a platform to express ideas in this domain. The conference will also provide an insight to open ended problems in the field of embedded systems.
The topics for the conference are categorized into VLSI and SOC based Design, Wireless Sensor Networks, Mobile /Wireless Networking, Embedded Networking, Distributed Networking, Cloud Computing, Real Time Systems and Embedded Applications.
The conference aims to bring conglomeration of scientists, academicians and industrialists in technical sessions, tutorials, exhibition and panel discussions.
August 9-10, 2014 Venue : Amritapuri Campus
Amrita University will organize an International Conference on Interdisciplinary Advances (ICONIA) in Applied Computing.
The conference will provide an effective and established international forum for discussion and dissemination of recent interdisciplinary advances and innovations in applied computing towards improvement in the quality of human life.
With Amrita’s research collaborations with top universities worldwide, the conference will witness outstanding, highly reputed academicians and researchers from around the world take part in the conference for the paper review process, conference sessions, workshops and tutorials.
December 18-21, 2014 Venue : Amritapuri Campus
An international conference on technology for education will be hosted at Amritapuri Campus.
The conference will focus on areas such as development of technologies to support education, innovative use of ICT for content development and classroom use, pedagogies for remote learning and e-learning, blended learning, Pedagogies for curriculum design,hand held device based learning, cognition and learning technologies, role of cognition in education, growth and impact of the Open Educational Resources movement, techniques and standards for learning resources, semantic web technologies in education, impact of social networks on learning, virtual/online experimentation and scalable solutions, e-learning in vernacular language, game based learning, massively open online learning, computer aided evaluation, bridging urban-rural gap in education.
The conference will provide a forum to bring together researchers, thinkers and practitioners in the areas of Education, Technology and Pedagogy who are interested in promoting learning and teaching through the use of technology.