Society of the missionaries of St.Francis Xavier, Pilar, Goa, Agnel Region
Padre Conceição College Of Engineering
Affiliated to Goa University, Approved by AICTE

National Level Symposium on "Materials Characterization and Manufacturing"

Department of Mechanical Engineering of Padre Conceicao College of Engineering, Verna and Department of Physics, Goa University, jointly organized a National Level Symposium on "Materials Characterization and Manufacturing" during 18th and 19th of August 2016. Dr. Geethalakshmi K., Associate Professor, Department of Mechanical Engineering, Padre Conceicao College of Engineering and Dr. R. B. Tangsali, Professor, Department of Physics, Goa University, were Conveners of the symposium. The event was inaugurated at the hands of the Honorable Governor of Goa and Chancellor of the Goa University, Smt. Mridula Sinha. The welcome address was given by Prof. Tangsali and Dr. Geethalakshmi proposed the vote of thanks. The keynote address was delivered by Prof. Vikram Jayaram, Chairman, Division of Mechanical Sciences, Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore.

The other Eminent Speakers of the symposium included Prof. Satish Kailas from the Indian Institute of Science Bangalore, Dr. Sandip Bhattacharya from Tata Steel Jamshedpur, Prof. S M Shivprasad from Jawaharlal Nehru Centre for Advanced Scientific Research Bangalore, Dr. Debasis Sen from Bhabha Atomic Research Centre Mumbai, Prof. V S Raja from Indian Institute of Technology Bombay, Dr. S K Dhua from SAIL Ranchi, Prof. A O Surendranathan and Prof. Udaya Bhat from NITK Surathkal. There were a total of 81 registered participants from Academia as well as Industries, including 55 paper presentations by researchers from across the country. The orgainsers were given laurels by the Governor as well as the eminent speakers for the success of the event.