Amity University Haryana, Manesar organized this 10 days workshop through ICT in collaborations with Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur and Indian Society for Technical Education. The workshop was fully funded by MHRD through project National Mission on Education.
The Workshop offered a good platform for the knowledge sharing and interaction between the eminent professors of IIT Kharagpur and participants across the country. The knowledgeshared will not only help in building effective classroom environment, but alsoassist the persons who wish to pursue research in Control System Engineering.The Workshop started on 2nd December with a warm welcome address byProf Siddhartha Mukhopadhyay & Prof Tapan Kumar Ghoshal of IIT Kharagpur.As it was live event, so they stared the class at 9:15 sharp. There was a brief interaction by honorable Vice Chancellor Prof P B Sharma, Maj. Gen V.K. Narang(Director ASET) and Prof Priti Singh (HoD ECE Department) with the participants during the tea break. Then the classroom session on Basics of Control System was taken up by Prof Siddhartha Mukhopadhyay, which continued till lunch. After lunch, Prof S. Mukhopadhyay continued discussion on Basics of Control System,which was followed by a lecture by Prof TK Ghoshal. Second Day started with alab session which was conducted locally with the help of teaching assistants.Prof T K Ghoshal of IIT was also available online to discuss the issues relatedto the practical. The schedule remained same for all the 10 days. An assignment was given on third day (05-12-2014) which was to be solved in tutorial classes.On the fifth (06-12-2014) and second last day (11-12-2014), there were online quiz sessions for all the participants. The valedictory session was conducted on 12th December after evening tea break by IIT Kharagpur and at1:00 pm at the institute. Prof PB Sharma, Maj Gen V K Narang and Prof PritiSingh graced the occasion. In the session, provisional certificate were distributed to the participants.
The final certificates will be issued by IIT Kharagpur after submission of post-workshop assignment by the participants. The overall response of participants was overwhelming and asper feedback of candidates, they would like to attend such workshops in future also. The real life examples given by Prof TK Ghoshal were highly appreciated.