Department of Mechanical Engineering (Diploma) has arranged an Industrial visit to ASPEE AGRO EQUIPMENT PVT. LTD, (BILIMORA) on 27/10/2018, for Diploma 1st semester students.Prof. Kaushik Panara has organized the visit.
Department of Diploma Mechanical Engineering arranged an Industrial visit to ADANI THERMAL POWER PLANT, DAHANU on Date: 12/10/2018, for Diploma 5 semester students.Prof. Kaushik Panara has organized the visit, Prof. Prashant Asodariya & Prof. Kartavya Sagar are also accompanied by them.
Department of Mechanical Engineering (Diploma) - 3rd Semester students visited BLUE STAR LIMITED on 10/10/2018, in Dadra and Nagar Haveli.
Students get acquainted with the manufacturing process of room air conditioners, Air purifiers, air coolers, water coolers, central air conditioning, commercial Refrigeration, and cold storages. Prof. Kaushik Panara has organized the visit, Prof. Mahipalsinh Parmar & Prof. Kartavya Sagar coordinated through the visit.
LIT hosted Echo Talk 5 on October 05, 2018, with the spirit of achievement and observation.Participants had an opportunity to engage their thoughts over two areas.
Mr. Amrat Mali, Spoke on "Being Human with Sports", where he highlighted the sports inevitable presence in every individual life in terms of Discipline, leadership, and determination.Ms. Zoha Khan delivered her talk on " Power of Observation", where she backed up with the perception of one individual, how it differentiates us from each other and this power of observation can be used in learning.
Mr. Akash Gaikwad mesmerized the event with the different tunes over different scales on his guitar.
On 4th October 2018, Automobile Department of Laxmi Institute of Technology, Sarigam conducted a visit to Kataria Automobile Pvt. Ltd situated in Vapi-GIDC Phase 3 to cover various aspects of the operations in a workshop. Prof. Rakesh Chotalia along with 38 students (3 rd Sem) visited the workshop and students were acquainted with the working of the Service Department, Body Shop Department, and Washing Department. Altogether the workshop visit turned out to be useful in understanding the modus operandi of a service station and manpower handling.
LIT Diploma Engineering had organized an Industrial Visit on 28th September 2018 at NARFEW (Nandratan Foundry & Engg. Works Pvt. Ltd.), GIDC, Sarigam for Diploma Mechanical engineering Faculty. The visit was to get faculty acquainted with the manufacturing process (Sand Casting, Die-Casting), Electric Furnace, Water Testing process for leakage, Two pieces & gated pattern, Cope and Drag Pattern. They had hands-on experience on Machining process after the casting process.
3D Printing is an Additive Manufacturing technique that creates a physical object from a virtual 3D CAD model by depositing successive layers of material. Students of Mechanical Engineering and Automobile Engineering attended the seminar along with all the first year students. Students of LIA, LIS, and LGS were also present. Mr. Tanmay Shah and the team of Imaginarium of Mumbai demonstrated the 3D printing technique with several case studies. Students were given a brief hands-on experience of 3D printing which was a splendid opportunity for them to learn the industrial needs.
Department of Computer Science Engineering and Information Technology collaboratively organized a 3- Day Hands-on Training workshop of Android App Development from August 30, 2018- September 1, 2018. Mr. Dharmesh Valjibhai Makwana Senior Developer from Survivor Infotech, Valsad having a vast experience in App and Web development shared his skill and time for the students of LIT. In the course time of 3 days, He has started with the basics of Android Studio, Its material design alerts to complex designing, offline storage, and online storage. The Workshop was highly appreciated by all the participants and at the end of three days, participants were able to create their own simple Android App.
Echo Talk 4 held on August 28, 2018, bringing together young and bright thinkers under one roof of LVS family.Participants had an opportunity to explore about two contrasting domains.
Run for your dreams delivered by Mr. Fredrik Rebeiro where he not only acknowledged the passion required to achieve the dream but also conferred the smaller tinder steps to actually recognize one individual passion.
The Social Media by Mr. Vaibhav Patel remarked and reminded the utter importance of being independent of the technology monster, social media. He backed up with all the objections individual makes when asked to cut-off from the social media.
Echo Talk 4 has taken a change in its format and is encouraging the new talents of LVS family to present their aspiring dreams. Mr. Anam Shah from 1st year presented a soulful song mashup and bounded all the participants in the melody of music.
Students of the first year BE & DE attended an expert lecture conducted by Mr. Siddharth Roy on 21.07.2018. He is three-time TEDx speaker and writer of two books. His brief profile is available at https://www.ted.com/tedx/events/23763.Students enjoyed the lecture and got inspired.
Laxmi Institute of Technology hosted the "National Conference on EMERGING TRENDS IN ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY (NCETET)" on April 20, 2018. Distinguished personalities from industry and academia were present. The conference was supported by Gujarat Technological University, Ahmedabad & Indian Society for Technical Education. A total of 75 papers were selected for the conference & the proceedings of the selected papers are published by International Journal of Emerging Technology & Advanced Engineering, ISSN 2250-2459, ISO 90001:2008 certified Journal. It has an impact factor of 4.027
It can be seen at the link http://ijetae.com/Conference_LIT_2018.html. Presentations of papers were in five parallel tracks chaired by eminent industrialists and academicians. Dr. Anjana R, EE-Department, and Prof Ashish Patel, ME-Department were conveners of the conference.
Project fair for the session 2017-18 was held on April 20,2018, wherein students have displayed their final year projects. This is a yearly event under the guidelines of Gujarat Technological University. Eminent personalities from across the region were invited to the fair for the evaluation. One Project from each department was awarded as "The Best Project of the Year-2018", based on various evaluation criteria like innovation, practicability, presentation, cost effective and socially responsible project.
Echo Talk is a regular event of LVS wherein LIT is a hosting institute. Echo talk -3 witnessed two diverse students of LIT as speakers. Mr. Vikhyath Rao from ECE- 4th Year talked about "Memoirs" of his journey as an engineering student. He shared his experience of uplift and downfall through the course and how he managed during the clashing of academics & his passion. He told the tactics required to manage the two things parallel and with the support of faculty members and management it is possible to achieve everything they admire and aspiration. Rishikesh Pote from CSE 4th Year discussed "Power of Human mind" with his experiences and the examples of great minds and how they achieved.
Students of CSE & IT visited Vikram Sarabhai Space Exhibition at Space Applications Centre (VVSE, ISRO) on March 28, 2018. In the first session, the students witnessed 3D Videos related to space station operated by NASA and moon mission by ISRO. In the second session, Dr. J. D. Joshi explained how rocket and satellite work and also explained past and upcoming projects of ISRO. He also explained functioning of satellite and different phases of GSLV MK III with the help of working models.
Students of CSE & IT visited Bhaskaracharya Institute For Space Applications And Geo-Informatics (BISAG) on March 27,2018 .The students had an opportunity to visit Video Audio Network for Development and Education (VANDE) -Gujarat studio, Earth Station and Antenna which is used to transmit signals to satellite during the first session of the visit. The second session was an interactive learning session on Geo-Informatics that included how the image of whole earth is captured and the information is extracted from it.
Dept. of EE has arranged an Industrial visit to Ukai Hydro Power Plant which is situated in Tapi Districtof Gujarat. 82 Students along with 3 faculties visited the power plant on 27.03.2018. Prof. Hiren Patel has organized the visit; Prof. Sita Singh & Prof. Arunyuvaraj.K also accompanied with the team.
Students got the exposure of working of Hydro Turbines and Applications of Automation in Power station control and Grid Connectivity. Since the Power system is core subject for Electrical students, they had shown keen interest and had complete understanding of major equipments & auxiliaries of Hydro power plant.
Students of Mechanical Engineering- Diploma Visited NHB Ball & Roller Ltd. on 13/3/2018 and 14/3/2018. Students learned about the procedures followed in the manufacturing and much more which helped them to bridge the gap between classrooms to corporate.
Ekatra is the National Level Technical Festival of Laxmi Institute of Technology Sarigam hosted every year. The event was a two day long with Technical & Non- technical events where in more than 2500 students of various schools and colleges participated. It was inaugurated on March 08, 2018 in presence of Campus Director & All college directors & principals of LVS.Paint Ball & Sumo wrestling was a highlight and an exceptional event been conducted for the first time in any of the Techfest in the region. The participation in Technical events were highly competitive this year. This event was powered by Sunita Makerspace.
Echo Talk -2 was conducted on February 14, 18. This event is the regular talk event where students of LVS campus get the platform to present their passion , dreams and ideas they cultivate through their academics and personal experiences. Echo Talk -2 witnessed three very talented students of LVS Campus. Mr. ViraJ Sanap from LIS, Ms. Labina Nan from LIA and Ms. Guntoju Aishwayra from LIT-IT.
The student of Electrical Engineering, LIT, Mr. Jai Kishan Singh got an opportunity to attend an Internship program arranged by Gujarat Technological University at L & T Power Training Institute, Vadodara, from 29/1/18 to 2/2/18. He got the exposure of power plant operation and had training over High voltage machineries. The 5 day internship was planned and organized from basics of electrical engineering to the practical works of L&T to High Voltage equipments.
Electronics and Communication Engineering Department had organized an Industrial Visit at BSNL Valsad SSA Exchange on 25th January 2018. The motive of the visit was to gain practical knowledge about industrial aspects in wired and wireless communication architectures. Total 14 students of Electronics and Communication Engineering along with two faculties attended.
4th Year students of civil engineering as part of curriculum visited Valsad Railway Station and Electric Loco Shed for understanding and acquiring knowledge of Different types of Crossing, Locking system, Connection and joints of Rail , Repair and Maintenance of Rail Engine.
Echo Talk been inaugurated on 15-01-18 is great platform where the students can deliver their passion, dreams and hidden talents through a small but impactful talk. It will be a common event across all the schools & colleges of LVS to create the innovative & diversified mind-set. The event will be conducted on monthly basis. The first Echo talk witnessed two eminent speakers from LIT, Kalrav Shah, IT, 6 semester who spoke on "E-waste Management" & Nazeema Begum, CE, 8th Semester expressed on "importance of Relations".