MechVeda is the official name of the association for Mechanical Engineering.
MechVeda is presided under the HoD (ME) and all students and faculties in Mechanical Engineering are its members. We have a faculty coordinator and student coordinator for organizing the events.
MechVeda serves as a great platform for the students to showcase their technical skills as well as to conduct various recreational activities.
Various socially committed activities like blood donation camps and services to college are also encouraged as part of MechVeda
The inauguration of MechVeda V7.O was done by Dr.A.Surendran, Marketing Manager , SIFL, Athani Thrissur on 10th October 2015 at Brahma Gupta Auditorium. The Principal Dr. A. S. Varadarajan, Vice Principal Dr. N. K. Shaktivel, HoD of Mechanical Department Dr. G. Kalivarathan, Dean/HoD of Automobile Department Prof.A. K. Saha, Department coordinator Prem Sankar, Association Coordinators Asst.Prof Mohammed Shafeeque and Asst.Prof Praveen Maruthur, Student coordinator Noel Thomas (S7 ME B) were present during the function.
The inauguration was followed by games,quiz competitions,photography contest and interactive sessions.A Bike shed was built by the Mechanical Department students as a part of MechVeda V7.O,which was inaugurated by Dr.G.Kalivaradhan.HoD Mechanical Department on 7th October 2015.
A Blood Donation Camp was organized on behalf of Mech Veda V7.O by the Mechanical Department Students on 9th October 2015. Mr.Rafeeque Ahamed,famous lyricist inaugurated Royal Blood Cell(RBC) as a part of Mech Veda.The function was supported by local governing bodies,Mr.Prabhakaran,Vice President,Thirivilwamala Panchayath and Mr. Guruvayoorapan, Blood Bank Coordinator, District Hospital, Palakkad.
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Department of Mechanical Engineering, NCERC in association with RobSpecies Technologies Private Limited organized a two day international workshop on "Hexabot" at Kapila Seminar Hall on 17th and 18th of February 2016. The workshop was conducted as a part of RoboZest 2016, International Robotics Workshop Series cum Championship in association with Composit'16, IIT Kharagpur.
The workshop was an interdisciplinary program, 51 students from Mechanical Engineering, Mechatronics Engineering and Electronics and Communication Engineering departments participated in the two day workshop.
The workshop was a practical oriented program the where students were trained extensively in robotics. The students were divided in to ten groups and each group got the hardware and robotics kit for HEXABOT assembly. The students were introduced to software based robot programming tools. The students actively participated in the workshop and by the end of the program they assembled and programmed the HEXABOT using the robotics kit and software based robot programming tools. The participants rated the program as excellent and they are eager to participate in programs like this in future.
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