Thursday, 28 September 2017

Workshop on LabVIEW Applications

The Dept of EECE organized a workshop on ‘LabVIEW Applications with Practical Realization’which was conducted by LabVIEW Academy (National Instruments) in collaboration withAKGEC, Ghaziabad on 9 September 2017. The workshop was project based and aimed atimproving the application of LabVIEW software for student’s projects and to motivate them towork on real-life projects. The workshop aimed at building theoretical concept, impartingLabview features and programming knowledge. Live projects based on Labview were discussed.25 students participated in the workshop and found it informative and interesting. The event wascoordinated by Dr Anjali Garg and Dr Shaveta Arora.

Guest Lecture on Industry Applications of IoT

The Dept of EECE organized an expert lecture on the topic ‘Industry Applications of IoT’ by Mr Manas Jain, Associate Director, Axtria - Ingenious Insights, Gurugram for BTech ECE/CSE 5 th Semester students on 8 September 2017. Mr Jain spoke about the latest technological trends in IoT, its applications in industry and the infrastructure and resources required for IoT. He discussed the use of IoT in marketing & advertising, environmental monitoring, manufacturing applications, healthcare applications and many others. Students understood the hardware and software requirements for IoT and discussed project ideas in this domain. The event was coordinated by Ms Vandana Khanna and Ms Amanpreet Kaur.

NCU Organizes Flood Relief Campaign ‘Rahat Floods’

School of Management in collaboration with the NGO ‘Goonj’ organized a campaign ‘Rahat-Floods’ at NCU campus on 10 September 2017. The flood relief collection drive attracted people from all over Gurugram and ‘Rahat-Floods’ was successful in raising funds, clothes, dry rations, blankets etc. which were donated to people in the flood affected areas in various parts of India. The energetic and enthusiastic team comprising of students from SOM worked relentlessly for the promotion of the collection drive supported by all the students of NCU, alumni and employees who came forward in large numbers to contribute for flood relief. Campaign ‘Rahat-Floods’ was coordinated by Dr Sushmita B Waraich and Dr Saumya Dixit.

Diagnostic Camp

In line with NorthCap University’s commitment towards ‘Disease free Fraternity through Preventive Health Measures’ ‎a free of cost Diagnostic Camp, was organised in a tie up with Vijaya Diagnostic Centre on 22 September 2017. The camp was undertaken in the format of a diagnostic campaign for Blood Sugar and Haemoglobin to make the fraternity aware about their own role in the prevention of several diseases and maintaining a healthy lifestyle. Around 100 members including students, faculty and staff benefited from the camp coordinated by Dr. Shilpy Wadhwa, Medical Consultant, NCU.

Wednesday, 27 September 2017

NSS School Outreach Programme

NSS School Outreach Programme To create awareness about important issues and spend quality time with students of Government schools three teams of NCU - NSS volunteers visited three schools, namely Government Senior Secondary School, Sarhaul, SLAK Government Girls Senior School, Gurugram and Shaheed Bhagat Singh Yadav School, Gurugram on 13 September 2017.

Team 1- Government Senior Secondary School, Sarhaul 

Team 1 of 19 volunteers visited Government Senior Secondary School, Sarhaul, Sector 35, Gurugram. They made students aware of topics such as fundamental rights, photography, public speaking, sports, first aid, career counselling and mathematics. The zeal of the team matched with that of the students.

Team 2- SLAK Govt. Senior Secondary Girls School, Sector-6, Gurugram 

Team 2 of 13 volunteers visited SLAK Govt Senior Secondary Girls School and held sessions on art and craft, English grammar, maths, body language, life skills and life around social media for classes 6th -12th. The art and craft lesson consisted of innovative origami creations using newspapers and life around social media, focused on how social networking sites like Face book, Instagram and Twitter affect the life of teenagers.

Team 3 - Shaheed Bhagat Singh Yadav School, Gurugram 
Team 3 of 20 volunteers visited Shaheed Bhagat Singh Yadav School, Gurugram. They made students aware about various career options, road safety and the importance of sanitation. Lessons on art and crafts were also held. Students also learnt about Vedic maths as well as their basic fundamental rights. In all it was an uplifting and satisfying event for the NSS volunteers. The event was organized by Ms Jyotsna Singh, NCU-NSS Programme Coordinator.

Monday, 25 September 2017

Guest Lecture on 5th Generation of Mobile Communication

The Dept of EECE organized a guest lecture on ‘Introduction to 5th Generation of Mobile Communication’ by Mr Sandeep Sharma, General Manager, Ericssion India Pvt Ltd. for 2nd and 3rd Year CSE, ME and ECE students on 13 September 2017. Mr Sharma discussed the importance of 5G and the flow of technology from 1G to 5G. He spoke about 5G main components, wireless access transport system, cloud, network applications and management and the technology beyond 2020. His main emphasis was on cases using 5G. He discussed the challenges of 4G in the light of impending and crucial future communication needs and reviewed the lessons learnt from the perspective of implementation and systems operation. The event was coordinated by Dr Anjali Garg and Ms Kusum Grewal Dangi. 

Guest Lecture on 5th Generation of Mobile Communication

Workshop on Photoshop

The Dept of CSE&IT organized a workshop on Photoshop conducted by the Society Visualive on 13 September 2017. The workshop was conducted by Mr Vishal Kanwar and Mr Pankaj Yadav to help students learn about the basics of Photoshop and graphic designing. 44 students participated in the workshop which was coordinated by Dr Shilpa Mahajan.

Workshop on Photoshop