Every year the department conducts Faculty Development Programs, Workshops, co-ordinates Seminars and Student Paper Presentations to present the students and faculties with opportunities to exhibit their talents and improve their skills by having a healthy competition among their peers. Amrita brings about the best in each student by providing them ample opportunities to organize and co-ordinate many regional, national and international workshops, seminars, technical fests, participate in a lot of international programming contests. Students and faculty from Amrita have consistently been taking part in many contests and achievements at the global level and this persistent participation in such large numbers have acquired the praise of the co-ordinators.
Resources Persons: Research engineers from PROLIFIC Systems & Technologies Pvt. Ltd and Ms. Preetha P. K., Asst. Professor, EEE department
Hands-On Training: Allen Bradley Programmable Logic Controllers (PLC), Ladder Logic Program and SCADA software
Resources Persons:Domain experts from KLG Systel Limited
Lectures and Training:Load Flow Studies, Transient Analysis, Short Circuit Analysis and Transient Stability Analysis using ETAP/PSCAD Based Simulations
Resources Persons:Domain experts from Power Research Development Consultants (PRDC), Bangalore
Hands-On Training: On testing of different numerical relays
Resources Persons: Senior faculty members of EEE Dept, College of Engineering, Thiruvananthapuram including S. Indulal, Francis M. Fernandez and G. R. Bindu
The FDP had both lectures and hands-on training.
Lectures: Topics covered -- Introduction to Soft Computing Techniques, Fuzzy Logic, Artificial Neural Networks, NeuroFuzzy, Fuzzy Logic Embedded Systems, Realisation of Fuzzy Embedded Systems
Hands-On Training: Introduction to Matlab, Matlab for Artificial Neural Networks, Matlab for Fuzzy Logic, Matlab for Neuro Fuzzy, Introduction to Labview, Labview (Advanced)
Outcome: The FDP was intended to equip faculty members with the latest soft computing tools useful for carrying out project and research work. Teachers from various Amrita campuses attended the four-day training.
Resources Persons: Mr.Selva Kumar, Engineer, Power Research and Development Consultants Pvt. Ltd.
Hands-On Training: On Mi Power Simulation software package
IEEE INDUSTRY APPLICATIONS SOCIETY (IAS)
This is a Student Branch Chapter, officially formed on November 9, 2012 with eight members.
The Student Branch Chapter organizes technical talks by experts in the field of electrical and electronic engineering.
This is the Electrical Engineering Students' Association. The association facilitates technical visits / practical training / project work / employment of student members in R & D laboratories, industries and academic institutions.
It plays a pivotal role in organizing the distinguished lectures for the Department. The Association seeks to encourage team work and the spirit of self reliance among its student members.
Some of ELYZIA's activities include the following: