Department Activities & events
Skill Enhancement Workshop for Technical Staffs
Department of Electrical & Electronics Engineering had organized a 4 day’s workshop on Skill Enhancement Workshop for Technical Staffs from 8th to 11th March 2023. The workshop was based on Industrial Automation Bosch Rexroth, Primary Maintenance of Laboratory Equipment’s, LAN connection, IP configuration and UPS & Battery Maintenance, around 83 participants from various institute and SJBIT actively participated in this workshop. This event enhanced the skill of the technical staffs.
Innovation and Entrepreneurship outreach Program
Department of EEE, SJBIT conducted an activity under IIC and DSR(Department Social responsibility) where students from underprivileged school were made to interact with our 7th semester students. Presentations on innovation, entrepreneurship, higher education guidance were rendered by our students. School students were made to participate in games to ignite their innovations and were awarded with appropriate prizes. Department also donated sports equipment to school as apart of DSR.
To orient the students about the career options after graduation and guide them our beloved alumni Ms. Priyanka S of 2017-2021 addressed our 3rd semester students on 3rd March 2023 at 9:30am.
Our Alumni Mr. Gagan Prasad of 2010-2014 batch have managed to be successful in his chosen profession and even made his passion come true. He addressed our 3rd semester students on 28th February 2023 at 10:45am and spent a quality time discussing with them.
In this regard Department Invited our Alumni Ms. Sindhu R of 2015-17 batch to guide and address the doubts and dilemma among students wrt higher studies in other countries She spoke tour 5th semester @11am on 23rd December 2022 to highlight the key aspects.
Mr. Arya Vashist passed out in 2022 currently working as Junior QA Engineer at Netcrackers was a active a friendly student having good bond with all his juniors. He addressed our 5th Semester students on 5th Nov 2022 @ 10am to 10:40am to motivate them regarding Campus recruitment process and internships. Being pre-final year students, they had many ambiguities in minds about their future, this talk was kind a torch light for them to prepare their mind sets to face the interviews in future
Mr. Madhav H S passed out in 2017 Senior Developer with Mercedez- Benz, India addressed our 7th Semester students on 2nd Dec 2022 @ 2:00pm to 3:00pm to highlight on the career opportunities for electrical engineers. Being final year students, they had many ambiguities in minds about their placements, different companies, and domains of work.
He discussed about:
- Good academics as a first step towards any interview
- Switch in work paradigm from service to product-based companies
- How greater LPA can be deceiving
- Start career with smaller companies to have greater exposure
- Resume building id more important
- Grow connections with alumni to have referral for jobs
- Praised the faculties of department to support them even after graduation through referrals.
- SJBIT training and placement activities
Recalled his days in college and cherished the support form faculties.
CAREER OPPORTUNITIES WITH GATE
The Live interaction session on ‘Career Opportunities with GATE’ was organized by EEE department on 30/11/2022 Wednesday at 1:30 PM to 3:00 PM in EEE Seminar hall for 5th and 7th Semester Students. The Speaker, Mr.Fawad Khan, Program Head, GATEFORUM, Hyderabad, has delivered an online talk on career opportunities with Gate, How to clear GATE exam, Opportunities in Higher studies through GATE etc.
Industry Visti-VIJI Power Electronics
Department had arranged industry visit to Viji power transformer private limited for 3rd semester students on 7/1/23
Students got to know the Manufacturing process of Power & distribution type transformer with oil cooled, dry type with on load tap changes and special application transformers rating from 25KVA to 250KVA for 33KV class to 132KV class.
Department had arranged industry visit to Hot line training center under NPTI for 5th semester students on 18/1/23.
Students got indepth practical knowledge on Transmission line performance, switch yards, electrical equipment usage in substations and routine maintenance work involved and so on.
Industry Visti-SUPA Hydro Power Plant
On Day 0 dated 9/11/2022, left Bengaluru and travelled to Supa Dam Hydro power plant, dandeli.
On Day 1 dated 10/11/2022 reached Supa Dam Hydro power plant, dandeli and technical specifications of plant are 2 units of 50MW, total Capacity of 100MW is generated.
Type of Turbine usage is Vertical Fracis, design head of 72m height, turbine speed of 200rpm. Evening time visited nearby places on the bank of Kali water reservoir and played water sport games like 1. Kayaking 2. White Water Rafting 3. Zorbing 4. Cycling 5. Jungle Trekking 6. Ziplining 7. Mountain climbing etc.
Day 2 dated 11/11/2022 visited Goa palolem beach of south goa and visited nearby places like Palolem Beach, Agonda Beach,,Benaulim Beach, Colva Beach, Butterfly Beach, Cabo de Rama Fort etc
Day 3 dated 12/11/2022 visited to North Goa visited places like Fort Aguada, Calangute Beach, Candolim Beach
A guest lecture was arranged on the topic Artificial Intelligence (AI) & IoT. The speaker Dr. A V Nageswararao explained the concepts of IoT and application of IoT and how to build the projects using IoT. And explained details about AI and their application and how to build project like Smart irrigation, Smart Blind stick, smart energy meter, unmanned Drone etc. Finally concluded his talk by encouraging our students to do more projects using IoT and IA. session was organised on 18th Nov 2022
IEEE Technical Talk Series
The department of Electrical and Electronics Engineering, SJB Institute of Technology Started IEEE-Power Energy Society (PES) Student chapter (SBC02521) on 15th November 2022. On this occasion technical-Talk series is organized on emerging technologies.
The student chapter was Inaugurated by Dr. K V Mahendra Prashanth, Principal, SJBIT, Dr. Suresh H Jangamshetti Professor & Head, Basaveshwara Engineering College, Bagalkot was the chief Guest and Key Note Speaker for the Inaugural Session and Presided by Dr. Babu N V, Academic Dean, HOD, Dept. of EEE.
In the Inaugural Session Dr. Suresh H Jangamshetti brief about the innovative Students projects with several case studies through example. Also highlighted about the documentation of the results and publications of the work.
Alumni Interaction for ODD/2022-23
Mr. Arya Vashist passed out in 2022 currently working as Junior QA Engineer at Netcrackers addressed our 5th Semester students on 5th Nov 2022 @ 10am to 10:40am to motivate them regarding Campus recruitment process and internships.
Workshop on “Ability Enhancement Courses & IPCC Laboratory” Conducted from 26th Sep to 1st Oct 2022
A 6 days Workshop on “Ability Enhancement Courses & IPCC Laboratory” was organized in the department from 26th Sep to 1st Oct 2022. Practical Exposure is much needed to relate to theoretical learning. In this context Department of EEE, SJBIT has always tried to give best efforts to make our mark right from organizing webinar series, training programs, workshops & FDPs. In this perspective, a 6-day workshop, Collating experts in the field of Scilab and Pspice usage for different electrical laboratory applications and also Integrated, Professional Core Course (IPCC) laboratory was conducted as per the VTU 2021 new scheme.
“Young minds are the greatest innovators”, Students of Department of EEE, SJBIT have come up with innovative and socially relevant projects expected to provide a break-through in electrical and allied domains. Our students are exhibited their projects on 22nd of June at EEE block of SJBIT. Exhibition was a grand success with many Students from across the different Institutions getting ideas. Project were judged by a invited expert and Cash prizes were awarded.
The EEE dept. conducted Techno Cultural fest, we call it as “DYUTI”. The theme of Dyuti 2022 was KGF. The students have decorated the department as per the theme and many events were organized. Over 500+ students from various institutions took part and won exiting prizes in events like Impromptu, El-dorado quiz, Technical debate, Tech quiz, You’re my best friend, Canvas painting, Mismatched, Gym-It, arm wrestling, Bucket Selfi, BGMI and Futsal.
Orientation to Students by Class Teacher and HOD
Department have always ensure to orient the students to acquaint the students about College, department, Vision and Missions of college and department. This also focused on university mandates, college rules and regulations, optimum usage of facilities provided in department.
Guest Lecture to 6th Semester Students
Guest lecture was arranged on the topic “Electrical Design and Building Information Modeling (BIM)” for 5th & 7th semester students on 08/11/2021. The speaker Mr. Charan B, Mr. Santhosh Kumar G K, ALPINE Coach Tree being an expert in the field of Electrical REVIT MEP, AutoCAD and shared his knowledge on Electrical REVIT MEP application, demand in industry for non-IT branch students in REVIT design.
Department also arranged a guest lecture on the topic “Overview Of Electrical Aspects In 66/11 KV Sub-Station Equipments & Their Maintenance” for 3rd-semester students on 17/03/2022. The speaker Mr. Madhu Mali, Asst. Director (Projects) KPTCL, Bengaluru being an expert in the field of power systems shared his knowledge on operation and maintenance of Sub-Station in power systems.
We have always ensure to bind our alumna with our current students, this provides a platform to discuss and get proper guidance from the working professionals. In this regard Ms. Meghana was invited to Render a presentation on Streams to Chose in IYT after graduation. She addressed our 8th semester students on 14th May 2022 at 09:30AM
Mr. Akash P C of 2014-18, pursuing his dual master’s degree in Energy and Electrical Engineering at Belgium and Sweden. He is also a CTO of E-Positive company and have applied for funds from Ministry of energy, Germany. He made his valuable interaction with students of 5th and 7th semester as a part of orientation program on 04/10/2021 at 11:15 am in EEE seminar hall.
Mr. Fazil Pasha of 2012 passed out batch working a Firmware Consultant at Crestron Software Development, India addressed our 3rd semester students on 11th December 2021 at 09:30AM.
As a part of NBA accreditation process, our alumni were invited to represent and give a feedback about the department and college. About alumni from different batches right from 2008 passed out to recent batch were present for the interaction and gave positive feedback about the department and institute. Few alumni also joined online from other countries too.
Parents Teacher Meeting
The Parents Teacher Meeting was held on 12-03-2022 Saturday at 8:30AM till 12:45PM in EEE Machines Lab. The parent’s response about PTM was very good, parents said that the standard of teaching and internal evaluation by the teachers were good.
Work Force Development Program
- Ethnotech workforce development has organised one week workshop for 3rd semester students on the topic ‘AUTOCAD ELECTRICAL’ from 20/12/2021 to 25/12/2021. In the session students were learnt about coordinate systems, Absolute, relative rectangular, relative polar coordinate systems.
- Ethnotech workforce development was organised on ‘Cloud computing’ for one week from 03/01/2022 to 08/01/2022. Course started from basics of computing and taught until how cloud computing is the delivery of computing services—including servers, storage, databases, networking, software, analytics, and intelligence—over the Internet (“the cloud”) to offer faster innovation, flexible resources, and economies of scale
Ayudha Pooja Celebration
The Department Staff club has organized the celebration of Ayudha Pooja. Ayudha Pooja is an integral part of the Vijayadasami. It means “Worship of Instruments”, also the day we honor and express gratitude for all the instruments that add meaning to our life.
On 13th October 2021, all staffs and students of the department were involved in the celebration of Ayudha Pooja, this makes a good practice of celebrating a traditional festival. Prasada and snacks was arranged to all staffs and students.
Energy Conservation Day Celebration
The Energy club of the department in coordination with Institution Innovation Council (IIC) has organized the celebration of “National Energy Conservation Day” on 14th December 2021. National Energy Conservation Day is observed on 14thDecember to raise awareness about the need for energy and its conservation in daily life. Since 1991, it is celebrated every year by the Bureau of Energy Efficiency (BEE), under the Ministry of Power.
The Energy club of the department has organized awareness program on energy conservation in the morning session. The 5 teams were formed for the awareness program and teams covered all the classrooms and created awareness among all the students in our campus.
Kannada Rajyotsava Celebration
The Staff and students club of the department has organized the celebration Kannada Rajyotsava on 30th November 2021. Kannada Rajyotsava also known as Karnataka Formation Day or Karnataka Day, is celebrated on November Month every year. It is a day that is celebrated to acknowledge the achievements and progress of the State.
Faculty Development Program
An online 5 days FDP on “Future Trends & Advances in Electrical Science” was organized in the department from 4th to 8th April 2022. The department has always tried to make its best efforts by organizing webinar series to training programs. With this perspective, we have organized a series of sessions concentrating on Sensor Fault Detection using ML, Deep Neural Network for Smart grid, Battery storage management, DG Placement & Sizing, Data Science, Advances in Electric Vehicles, Basic drive train design of an EV car, PLC Applications, Embedded Systems for Electrical Application & Insulation Coordination
Staff Industry Visit to Battery Manufacturing Unit
Following staffs Dr. Babu N.V Prof & HOD, Dr. Sandeep S R – Associate Professor and Mr. Dwarakanath S K – Assistant Professor had visited to Battery Manufacturing Unit at Hesaraghatta Plant on 19/11/2021.
Technical process of Battery manufacturing involving Anode and cathode electrodes, Connectors with Lead Material, Wielding process, Acid curing preparation, drying up of Anode, cathode plates in open air, Moulds used for Battery Casing as per Battery AH Specification for 40 AH, 80AH, 100AH, 120AH, 150AH, 180AH, 200 AH etc.
Industrial visit/trip for the academic year 2021-22 was organized on 09th March 2022. The students of 3rd semester visited KPTCL 220/66 KV Somanahalli Receiving station, Kagalipura, Bengaluru-560062 to fulfill the curricular activities of students.
Industrial visit/trip for the academic year 2021-22 was organized on 07th May 2022. We the students of 6th semester visited Bangalore International Exhibition Centre10th Mile, Tumkur Road, Bangalore. V Expo and Green energy summit 2022 Bangalore is one of the Environmental Research Institute and incubation centers in India that focuses on Climate change, Renewable new energy technologies, environmental technologies, water treatment technologies, environmental dimensions as sustainable development.
PROJECT IDEA PRESENTATION
Project Idea Presentation was conducted for final year students to Present their innovative ideas under major 4 domains namely i) Green and sustainable energy ii) Societal relevance iii) Safety and protection iv) Innovative technology/R&D. The students were encouraged to put their ideas into academic projects there by providing the platform for their knowledge development.
Sports Activity Report
The proud moment for team SJB Institute of Technology and Department of Electrical and Electronics Engineering to comply that our college Students were Champions in the VTU Inter-collegiate Volleyball Men, Bangalore south zone tournament held at JSSATE on 29th November 2021 and it’s our privilege to mention that two Students from our department 7th semester Dhanush S J(1JB18EE005) and Sandeepa (1JB19EE423) represented college Volleyball Men team. Our Team played Extensively well through the tournament and in finals they have played against team RVCE Pattanagere, out of three sets two sets were won with leading three points in the Final Set.