The school is engaged in many outreach activties, like conferences, workshops, short courses to reach out to the public on research and scientific developments.
Workshop on Safe And Secure Medical Devices held during 10th -11th January 2020 Organized at IIT Bhubaneswar
A workshop on Formal Methods for Safe and Secure Medical devices was organized at School of Electrical Sciences, IIT Bhubaneswar from 10th -11th January 2020. The same has been sponsored under the Scheme for Promotion of Academic and Research Collaboration (SPARC), Govt. of India. The workshop covers about the formal methods based approaches used in the domain of medical devices. The workshop was inaugurated by Prof. Swarup Kumar Mahapatra, Dean Continuing Education, IIT Bhubaneswar. Prof. N.C. Sahoo, Head School of Electrical Sciences, IIT Bhubaneswar presided over the function. Also present on the occasion were Prof. Partha Roop, The University of Auckland, New Zealand, Dr. Mark Trew, The University of Auckland, New Zealand along with Col ( Dr.) Subodh Kumar, Registrar, IIT Bhubaneswar.
The event started with welcome address by Dr. Srinivas Pinisetty, Assistant Professor, IIT Bhubaneswar. The theme note of the workshop was presented by Prof. Partha Roop and Dr. Mark Trew. This was followed by an address by Prof. Swarup Kumar Mahapatra, Dean Continuing Education, IIT Bhubaneswar. Prof. N.C Sahoo, Head of School of Electrical Science greeted the audience and welcomed everyone.
2nd National Workshop on Recent Developments in Smart-Grid Technologies (NWSGT-2020) held during 23-24th January 2020 organised by IIT Bhubaneswar
The 2nd National Workshop on Recent Developments in Smart-Grid Technologies (NWSGT-2020) organised by IIT Bhubaneswar during 23-24th January 2020. Dr Saurabh Garg, CMD, OPTCL, Principal Secretary, Govt of Odisha, graced the inaugural function as Chief Guest. The inaugural event was presided over by Prof. R.V. Raja Kumar, Director, IIT Bhubaneswar. The event started off with the welcome address by Dr. S. R. Samantaray, Coordinator of the workshop, followed by an interesting address by Prof. S. C. Srivastava, IIT Kanpur. The workshop received excellent response from all corners of the country and prestigious institutions, nominating their researchers, working engineers and faculty. Present during the occasion were Col (Dr.) Subodh Kumar, Registrar and Dr. Sabarimalai Manikandan, Assistant Professor, School of Electrical Sciences, IIT Bhubaneswar. The program was concluded with vote of thanks by Dr. Chandrasekhar Perumalla, Co-Coordinator of the workshop.
19th National Power Systems Conference, organised by School of Electrical Sciences, held during 19-21st December 2016 at IIT Bhubaneswar
The 19th National power System Conference NPSC-2016 held at the School of Electrical Sciences, IIT Bhubaneswar during 19-21 December 2016. The main theme of the NPSC-2016 was "Towards reliable, safe and secure Smart-grid infrastructure". The conference was inaugurated by Prof. M. Ramamoorty,Ex, Director General, CPRI, Bangalore as Chief Guest, Prof Saifur Rahman, IEEE PES President Elect, as Guest of Honour, Prof R V Raja Kumar, Director, IIT Bhubaneswar presided over the inaugural function. Prof S C Srivastave, Chairman, NPSC National Standing committee and Dr S R Samantaray, Convener, NPSC-2016 coordinated the conference. The conference honoured Shri R N Nayak, Ex CMD, POWERGRID for Industry excellence award and Prof D Thukaram, IISC for Academic Excellence Award. Shri Mata Prasad received IIT BHU Malviya Excellence Award for life time achievement.
Ishan Vikas Scheme, MHRD 7-21, December 2016 IIT Bhubaneswar
Under the "Ishan Vikas" scheme of MHRD, IIT Bhubaneswar hosted 42 school students, including 5 of their teachers from north-east region of India, representing the states of Assam, Arunachal Pradesh, and Mizoram, from 7th - 21st December 2016. The participating students had a great experience at IIT Bhubaneswar over last 15 days of the program, which included several scientific talks, laboratory visits and interaction with faculty members of various schools of IIT Bhubaneswar, including school of electrical sciences.