The workshop on “Real time applications of Arduino” began with offering prayer. Thereafter, welcome speech was addressed by Prof. (Dr.) J. R. Iyer,. In addition, the importance of this training and significance to learn Arduino was discussed by Prof. F.A. Macwan and Prof. H.N. Raval. The speakers for the workshop were, Abhay Gosai, Shwetal Shyara, Om Bhatt, students of semester-6, EED, LDCE. Initially, arduino architecture including pin-diagram was discussed by speakers. Moreover, they also discussed the brief about the sensor they were going to demonstrate such as relay switch module, IR sensor module, tilt switch module, and Ultra Sonic sensor module.
Sensitization on startup and innovation for 1st year and 2nd year E.C students was held in room no 968 of EC building at 11.30 am. The aim of the orientation was to make 1st and 2nd year students aware about SSIP 2.O policy and encourage them on why to choose startup. HOD Dr. C. H. Vithlani, SSIP Coordinator, Dr. Manish Thakkar, Dr. Sanjay Prajapati, IPR and Research coordinator along with department SSIP coordinator Dr. Nirali Kotak were present.
The orientation was started by a brief introduction about startup and entrepreneurship by hosts. The introduction contained the basics of startup and terms like pre-incubation. After that HOD sir, gave his wise words to student about SSIP policy and about how they could utilize time making it worth. Further he spoke about importance of startup and the environment that is being provided to the students. He also highlighted about benefits of moving to entrepreneurship at a young age.
Then Dr. Manish Thakkar sir has motivated students in the direction of entrepreneurship and startups. After that department SSIP coordinator, Dr. Nirali Kotak walked through the steps to file a PoC and how the given Ideas will be evaluated, the financial allowance for innovation, mentor allowance and other supports.As concluding remarks, Dr. Sanjay Prajapati sir has encouraged students regarding IPR facilities and opportunities provided by the institute for filing patents, copy rights, trademarks, industrial design and semiconductor design as well.
A Expert talk EV charger was arranged on the 4th of May 2023 at the Bhaskarcharya hall, Department of Electronics and Communication of L D Engineering College. Shri Priyesh Pandya ,(Technical Manager, e-Infochips, Ahmedabad ) was the speaker for this event. HOD of the EC Department Dr. C. H. Vithalani Sir along with other faculties and students has attended the session.
The seminar was initiated by the Dr.. C H Vithlani sir by greeting guests, faculties, and students. About 65 students of the department participated in the event. The motive of the seminar was to spread awareness among the students about the opportunities in the area of EV charger and to learn about the challenges and opportunities in this field
Mr. Priyesh Pandya sir explained fundamentals of EV chargers, Block diagram of EV charging system, issues related with EV chargers, Technology and standards related to EV Chargers.The session was ended by vote of thanks by Prof. Sanjay B. Prajapati.
LDCE won four awards in ISTE Gujarat State Award-2021-22 which are as follows:
1) ISTE GUJ-UKA TARSADIA BEST ENGINEERING COLLEGE AWARD
2) INSTITUTIONAL MEMBER OF GUJARAT FOR RAISING HIGHEST NUMBER OF LIFE MEMBERSHIP
3) ISTE-HJD INSTITUTE, KUTCH-AWARD TO THE BEST INSTITUTE FOR CONTRIBUTING IN SOCIAL ACTIVITIES
4) ISTE-VBT STATE AWARD FOR THE BEST WOMAN TEACHING FACULTY IN DEGREE ENGINEERING COLLEGE - Dr. Komal Dave of LDCE received award
Sandeep Anand received the B.Tech. and Ph.D. degrees in electrical engineering from the Indian Institute of Technology Bombay, Mumbai, India, in 2007 and 2013, respectively. He had brief stints at Industry, working previously with Emerson Network Power, Mumbai, and Cosmic Circuits Pvt. Ltd., Bengaluru, India. From 2013 to 2019, he was an Assistant Professor with the Indian Institute of Technology (I.I.T), Kanpur, India, where he became an Associate Professor in 2020. He is currently an Associate Professor with I.I.T Bombay, India. He has received “Young Scientist Platinum Jubilee Award" by The National Academy of Sciences, India (NASI) in 2019 & "Young Engineer Award" by Indian National Academy of Engineering (INAE) in 2017. His research interests include Electric Vehicles Power Train including EV Chargers, Reliability of Power Electronic Circuits, Wide bandgap devices (GaN, SiC) based Power Converters and Circuits for Interfacing Alternate Sources of Energy. In the area of electric vehicles, he is supporting various MSME industries in terms of R&D support for their power drive train requirements and also by running skill development courses in this emerging area. More about his publications, projects and research is available at https://www.ee.iitb.ac.in/~sa/
An Industrial visit to "Transformer & Rectifier Ltd.'' Changodar, Ahmedabad,
Gujarat was organized by the Electrical engineering department
Engineering on Thursday, 20th April 2023. Approx. 40 students of Second year
pursuing Degree in Electrical engineering and two faculty members Mr. Tejas
Mrs. Nupur Sinha visited "Transformer & Rectifier Limited" of Power Tran
manufacturing process like Core & Winding manufacturing, cooling process and
Testing etc. To understand how actual equipment looks and how it’s processing, to see
the latest advancements of equipment, management in plant and safety to be followed i
Electrical industries. Also to Experience the job and responsibilities of an Electrical
Students of “LDCE Prakalpa Club” are organizing National Technology Day 2023 on 18th and 19th May 2023 in collaboration with Institute for Plasma Research, Gandhinagar. Various activities like IPR Exhibition on Plasma and its applications, Technical Quiz, Technical Model Display, Circuit debugging, Code debugging, Sky Gazing, Drafting Dynamics, Interaction with eChai etc. will be organized by Prakalpa Club coordinators.
L.D. College of Engineering, Ahmedabad had organized an institute level internal hackathon to shortlist the teams to be registered for KAVACH Hackathon-2023 on 31/03/2023 from 2:00PM to 5:00 PM using google meet online medium.
SEM-VI Students of Electronics and Communication Engineering Department visited Adani Port Mundra on 21st and 22nd March 2023.
List of Admitted Students for Honors/Minor Degree Program against the vacant seats of non-reported/canceled after the first round