Bathinda: Maharaja Ranjit Singh Punjab Technical University (MRSPTU), Bathinda’s department of Mechanical Engineering organized one-week online All India Council of Technical Education (AICTE),-Training and Learning Academy sponsored ATAL Faculty Development Program (FDP) on “Research Methodology”,.
The Vice Chancellor Prof. (Dr.) Buta Singh Sidhu a renowned academician and researcher was the Chief Guest of the occasion.
Prof. Sidhu addressed the importance of Research Methodologies to promote research activities and also thanked the Chairman AICTE for providing financial assistance to conduct this FDP.
University Registrar, Dr. Gurinder Pal Singh Brar was the Guest of Honour of the event. Dr. Brar appreciated the efforts of Mechanical Engineering Department to organize Faulty Development Program on such an important topic.
Prof. (Dr.) Jasvir Singh Tiwana, Head of the Department welcomed the Chief Guest, the resource persons and the participants of FDP. He added that the Department offers B.Tech, M.Tech and Ph.D. in Mechanical Engineering. He further conveyed that the Department has come up with good research and development facilities in this region. The faculty of the Department is involved in active research in areas such as Thermal Spray Coating, Additive Manufacturing, 3-D Printing, Advanced Manufacturing Processes and many more.
Earlier Prof. Yadwinder Pal Sharma Assistant Professor and Coordinator of the FDP gave introduction of the program. He informed that a total 14 resource persons from various prestigious institutions such as IIT Bombay, IIT Roorkee, IIT Ropar, NIT Jalandhar, Punjab University Chandigarh, Punjabi University delivered lectures in this FDP and about 200 participants from all the states of the India attended this program.
Prof. Balwinder Singh, Professor Department of Mechanical Engineering presented Vote of Thanks.