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Benefits to Students:

  • The objective of the program is to give students the exposure to new trending topics and the latest technologies in the field of Engineering.
  • Students can observe and learn from the different teaching & delivery methodologies used by International Faculty visiting the campus.
  • Getting the opportunity of attending the lecture by the eminent professors at Vel Tech Campus itself is an add-on with the Credit points.
  • Professors can absorb the excelling students for Internships / MS programmes/ PhD programmes in their University.

Vel Tech Invites International Faculty Members to offer short courses

The International Faculty Member with the PhD, currently working in a University or in a reputed Research Organizations is Invited.

Objective: To expose the Vel Tech students and faculty to new topics / latest technologies in Engineering and also to identify areas of possible joint research through interaction with Vel Tech researchers.

Schemes:
– Minimum of 30 hours of teaching is expected
– The duration is minimum one week.

Period of StayNo. of CoursesTotal No. of Hours of TeachingPreferred Schedule (To be mutually decided within the framework below)
One Week1306h per day (3h each in Forenoon and Afternoon) for 5 days
230Forenoon: Course-1: 3h per day for five days.
Afternoon: Course-2: 3h per day for five days.
Two Week2301st Week: Course – 1: 3h per day for five days
2nd Week: Course – 2: 3h per day for five days
1455h per day for 9 days

Note: Course – 1 and Course – 2 will be on different topics.

Course topic: It may fall under the broad streams of Engineering such as Mechanical Engineering (including Materials), Aeronautical Engineering, Automobile Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Electronics & Communication Engineering, Computer Science & Engineering and Civil Engineering. The exact topic to be mutually decided.

Students: From Undergraduate and / or Masters, based on the topic / course content.

Course Content: To be approved by Vel Tech.

Evaluation: Evaluation to be conducted at the end of the course and grades to be provided for the award of credits.

Course Material: To be made available to students in English.

Period: One week or two successive weeks during January – April or July – October. The exact period to be decided on mutual agreement.

Entitlements:
i. Travel by economy class to Chennai & back via shortest route,
ii. Hospitality at Chennai including the stay at Vel Tech Guest House, food arrangements, and internal travel at Chennai and
iii. Honorarium.

For more details, please contact:
Director for International Relations,
Vel Tech Rangarajan Dr.Sagunthala R&D Institute of Science and Technology,
Avadi, Chennai – 600 062, Tamil Nadu, India.
Email ID:dint@veltech.edu.in
Mobile / WhatsApp: +91 9600040255

List of Visiting Faculty Programmes Organized Recently

International Faculty one

Short Course on Professional Skills for Civil Engineers, by Prof. Dr. Deepak Tirumishi Jada, Linton University College, Malaysia On 4th to 7th April, 2018

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International Faculty one

Short Course on Classical Control Systems, by Prof. Dr. Richard P. Tymerski, Portland State University, USA On 19th to 23rd Mar, 2018

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International Faculty one

Short Course on Fundamentals and Applications of Composite Materials, by Prof. Dr. Tai Yan Kam, National Chiao Tung University(NCTU), Taiwan On 19th to 23rd Mar, 2018

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International Faculty one

Short Course on Randomized Algorithms, by Prof. Dr. Jordi Petit Silvestre, Universitat politecnica de Catalunya(UPC), Spain On 15th to 23rd Mar, 2018

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International Faculty one

Short Course on Practical Functional Programming with Haskell, by Prof. Dr. Jordi Petit Silvestre, Universitat Politecnica de Catalunya (UPC), Spain On 15th to 23rd Mar, 2018

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International Faculty one

Short Course on “4G and 5G Mobile Communication”, by Prof. Dr. Tharek Abd. Rahman, Director-Wireless Communication Centre (WCC) Universiti Teknologi Malayasia(UTM), Malaysia on 12th to 16th Mar, 2018

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Short Course on Analysis of Automotive Components Using MATLAB, Organized by Directorate of International Relations & Department of Mechanical Engineering on 5th to 9th Mar, 2018

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Short Course on “Solid Mechanics: Rigid Bodies”,by Prof. Dr. Thomas Sayet, Organized by Directorate of International Relations & Department of Mechanical Engineering 26th Feb to 2nd March, 2018

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Prof. Dr. Lung- Jieh Yang, Professor, Mechanical Engineering, Tamkang University, Taiwan delivered the short course on Micro Air Vehicles to B.Tech. – Aeronautical Engineering Students on 12th to 24th Feb, 2018

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Prof. Dr. Robert Scholl, Hochschule Bonn-Rhein-Sieg (University of Applied Sciences), Germany delivered the short course on Optoelectronics, Lasers and Displays to B.Tech. – Electronics Communication Engineering Students on 12th to 16th Feb, 2018

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Dr. Rama B. Bhat, Professor, Department of Mechanical Engineering Concordia University, Canada delivered the short course on Fundamentals of Vibrations to B.Tech. – Mechanical Engineering Students on 05th to 24th Feb, 2018

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Prof. Dr. Mohan Krishnan, University of Detroit Mercy, USA delivered the Guest Lecture on Autonomous Mobility Robotics to B.Tech. – Mechanical Engineering Students on 04th Jan, 2018

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Prof. Dr. Keshav Dahal, Applied artificial Intelligence & Intelligence Systems University of the West of Scotland, UK delivered the short course on Applied Artificial & Intelligence Systems to B.Tech. – Computer Science and Engineering Students on 04th to 06th Jan, 2018

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International Faculty four

Prof.Dr. R. Logeswaran, Asia Pacific University, Malaysia delivered the short course on “DATA SCIENCE: Fundamentals, Opportunities & Recent advances” to B.Tech. – Computer Science and Engineering ( Data Analytics) Students during 26th to 29th December, 2017

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International Faculty three

Prof.Dr. R. Logeswaran, Asia Pacific University, Malaysia delivered the Guest Lecture on ” DATA SCIENCE: Fundamentals, Opportunities & Recent advances” to B.Tech. – Computer Science and Engineering Students on 29th December, 2017

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International Faculty two

Prof. Dr. Phoolendra Mishra, Civil and Environmental Engineering California State University, Fullerton CA, USA delivered the short course on “Engineering Hydraulics” to B.Tech. – Aeronauticat Engineering Students during 26th to 30th December, 2017

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International Faculty two

Prof. Dr. P.K. Mishra, California State University, Fullerton, USA delivered the short course on “Engineering Hydraulics” to B.Tech. – Mechanical Engineering Students during 26th to 30th December, 2017

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Prof. Dr. Hairul Azhar Abdul Rashid, Professor & Vice President -Research & Innovation, Multimedia University, Malaysia delivered the course on ”Optical Fibre Communication Systems” to Electronics & Communication Engineering from 18 to 23 Sep, 2017.

International Faculty five

Prof. Dr. Mohd Tarmizi Ali, Associate Professor, Electrical Engineering, Universiti Teknologi Mara (UiTM), Malaysia delivered the course on “Antenna design and radio propagation” to Electronics & Communication Engineering from 11Sep to 23Sep, 2017.

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International Faculty six

Prof. Dr. Dirk Frohling, Professor, Department of Mechanical Engineering and Facilities Management, HS Westfalische, Germany delivered the course to IGCHE students from 23 Oct to 28 Oct, 2017

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International Faculty seven

Dr.-Ing. Peter Starke, Senior Research Associate & Chair of Non-Destructive testing, Saarland University, Germany delivered the course on “Metallic Materials” to Mechanical Engineering from28 Aug to 5 Sep, 2017.

International Faculty eight

Prof. Dr. Meor Othman Hamzah, Professor, School of Civil Engineering, Universiti Sains Malaysia (USM) Malaysia delivered the course on Asphalt Technology (highway engineering) to Civil Engineering from 31 Aug to 6 Sept 2017.

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International Faculty eight

Prof. Dr. Ahmad Jais Alimin, Automotive Powertrain Research Group, Centre for Energy and Industrial Environmental Studies, Faculty of Mechanical and Manufacturing Engineering, Universiti Tun Hussein Onn Malaysia (UTHM) Malaysia delivered the course on “Towards Zero Emissions Transports” to Automobile Engineering from 16th to 23rd Aug, 2017.

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Prof Dr. Fauziah Ahmad, Professor, School of Civil Engineering, Universiti Sains Malaysia (USM), Malaysia delivered the course on “Geotechnical Engineering” to Civil Engineering from 16 Aug to 23 Aug, 2017.

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Prof. K. Ravindra, Professor, Aerospace and Mechanical Engineering, Saint Louis University, USA delivered the course on “Aircraft Structural Analysis” to Aeronautical Engineering from July 31-Aug 11, 2017.

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Prof. William Grosky, Professor, Department of Computer and Information Science. University of Michigan, Dearborn, USA delivered the course on “Information Retrieval and Text Mining” for Computer Science & Engineering from 24th July to 12th August, 2017.

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Prof. Dr. M. Sridhar, Professor , Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Michigan, Dearborn, USA delivered the course on “Digital Control Systems” to Electronics & Communication Engineering from 17th July to 4th August 2017.

Prof. Mohd. Fadhli Bin Zulkafli, Professor, Department of Aeronautical Engineering, Universiti Tun Hussein Onn Malaysia (UTHM), Malaysia delivered the course on “Flight Mechanics & Control” to Aeronautical Engineering from Apr 03 to 07, 2017.

Prof. Wee Fwen Hoon, Associate Professor, School of Computer and Communication Engineering, Unversiti Malaysia Perlis (UniMAP), Malaysia delivered the course on “Analog Communication Systems” Electronics & Communication Engineering from Mar 27 to Apr 01, 2017.

Prof. Daniel Einarson, Head of Department – Department of Design and Computer Science, Kristianstad University, Sweden delivered the course on “The Episteme, Techne, and Phronesis of Software Engineering “Course for Computer Science & Engineering from Mar 20 to 31, 2017.

Prof. Dr. Tharek Abd. Rahman, Director – Wireless Communication Centre & Professor, Faculty of Electrical Engineering Universiti Teknologi Malaysia (UTM) Malaysia delivered the course on “4G Communication” to Electronics & Communication Engineering from Mar 6 to 17, 2017.

Prof. Dr.-Ing. Eckhardt Schneider, Scientific Consultant, Chair of Non-Destructive Testing and Quality Assurance, Saarland University, Germany delivered the course on “Non Destructive Testing” to Mechanical Engineering from Mar 6 to 17, 2017.

Short Course on “Additive Manufacuturing” by Prof. Frank Bruckner, Fraunhofer Institute for Material and Beam Technology (IWS), Germany

Prof. Avdhesh.K. Tyagi, Professor, Water Resources Engineering, Department of Civil & Environmental Engineering, Oklahoma State University, Still water , USA delivered the course on Contemporary issues in Water Resources – India to Civil Engineering from Feb 15 to 24, 2017.

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Prof. Fan, Su-Ling(Laura), Associate Professor, Department of Civil Engineering, Tamkang University, Taiwan delivered the course on ”Construction planning & Scheduling” to Civil Engineering from Jan 29 to Feb 11, 2017.

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Prof. Satesh Namasivayam, Dean , School of Engineering, Taylor’s University, Malaysia delivered the course on “Coupling the Grand Challenges for Engineering with CDIO” For Faculty Members from Mar 6 to 9, 2017.

Prof. N. Ranganathan, Professor, Laboratory of mechanics and rheology, Polytech Tours , France delivered the course on “Fracture & Fatigue Analysis” to Mechanical Engineering to Aug. 1 to 12, 2016.

Prof. Dr.-Ing. Habil. Ali Cemal Benim, Professor, Department of Mechanical and Process Engineering, Dusseldorf University of Applied Science, Germany delivered the course on “Fundamentals of Fluid Mechanics” to Mechanical Engineering from Aug. 1 to 12, 2016.

Prof. Dr.-Ing. Ralf Holzhauer, Professor, Department of Mechnaical Engineering, Westfralische Hochschule, Germany delivered the course on “Automotive Recycling “ to Automobile Engineering from Apr. 16 to 30, 2016.

Dr.M.A.Hannan, Professor, Department of Electrical, Electronic & Systems Engineering, Universiti Kebangsan Malaysia (UKM) Malaysia delivered the course on “Power Quality Analysis” to Electrical and Electronics Engineering from Feb. 1 to 12, 2016.

Prof. Dr. Ing. Dieter Scholz, Professor, Department of Aerospace Engineering, Hamburg University of Applied Sciences, Germany delivered the course on “Aircraft Design” to Aeronautical Engineering from Feb. 08-19 & 25-26, 2016.

Prof. Dr.-Ing. Andreas Gebhardt, Professor, Department of Mechanical Engineering and Mechatronics, University of Applied Sciences (FH) of Aachen, Germany delivered the course on “Fundamentals, Applications etc of rapid prototyping and Additive Manufacturing” to Mechanical Engineering from Feb. 1 to 9, 2015.

Prof. Dr.Ing. Elmar Wilczek, Honorary Professor, Department of Aerospace Engineering, Fachhochschule Aachen (University of Applied Sciences),Germany delivered the course on “Seaplanes” to Aeronautical Engineering from Feb. 2 to 23 , 2015

Prof. Shung-Wen Kang, Professor, Department of Mechanical and Electro-Mechanical Engineering, Tamkang University, Taiwan delivered the course on “Heat Pipe Science & Technology” to Mech & Aero from Feb. 20 to 25, 2014