SRAJAN 2013

Srajan is a biennial Student Project Contest organised by IEEE (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers). The programme was held on 2nd - 3rd March, 2013.

We received projects from different colleges all around the country and best of the projects were called for the exhibition held in SRAJAN ´13.There were various events conducted along with the Project Contest. There was a guest lecture series that consisted of Jeff Lieberman, the host of show Time Warp on Discovery Channel. Some other notable personalities were Dr.Alok Nath De(Chief Technical Officer, Samsung India Software Operations), Mr.N K Goyal (President, Communication and Manufacturing Association of India (CMAI)).

Also, workshops on Python Programming and Low Power Embedded Systems using Texas Instruments MSP430 Micro controller was held and received participation in huge numbers. We also organized Srajan ’13 Code Challenge an online coding competition in association with Hacker Rank on 26 January, 2013.

Srajan13 Team
Srajan Project

The programme was followed by the Prize Distribution Ceremony. The results of the Project Contest were declared in the valedictory ceremony of SRAJAN'13 presided by Dr. Appu Kuttan K.K. Director, MANIT. The results were as follows :

  1. "EMG Controlled Four DoF Prosthetic Finger" from Tezpur University,Assam winning a trophy
  2. "Electronic Knee Brace" from from BV Raju Institute of Technology, Hyderabad .
  3. "Hovercraft" from Maulana Azad National Institute of Technology, Bhopal and "Smart Wheelchair for disabled" from Maulana Azad National Institute of Technology, Bhopal .

With these prizes, there was also a Viewers Choice Award which was decided by the exhibition viewers through voting won by "Solar Water Pumping System" from MANIT only. Also, the participating teams were given consolation prizes too for their work.