MEPCO SCHLENK ENGINEERING COLLEGE, SIVAKASI,

DEPARTMENT OF ELECTRICAL AND ELECTRONICS ENGINEERING

Two weeks ISTE Workshop on “Basic Electronics” 2011

Basic Electronics

The Department of Electrical and Electronics Engineering organized a two weeks ISTE Workshop on “Basic Electronics” from 28-06-2011 to 08-07-2011, under the National Mission on Education through ICT. 26 participants from various Engineering colleges and Polytechnics attended the workshop.

The workshop was conducted through distance mode, using the EDUSAT network and the internet. Live lectures were given by EEE faculty of Indian Institute of Technology, Bombay. Prof. Dinesh K. Sharma, Prof. M. B. Patil, Prof. Prakash R. Apte, & Prof. Joseph John, Department of Electrical Engineering, IIT Bombay gave lectures on the following topics: Semiconductor Physics, PN junction diode, Special diodes, clipping, clamping, rectifiers, diode detector, Transistor, FET, Oscillators, Operational Amplifier, Digital Circuits, Verilog/VHDL.

Laboratory sessions were conducted by the Faculty members of EEE Department of our College. Simulations of the experiments were done in the Free open source circuit simulator “SEQUEL”. Six online assignments were given to the participants. Two online tests were completed by the participants.

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