The Department of Mathematics, SRM Institute of Science and Technology, Ramapuram, conducted “An interdisciplinary Mathematical Modeling Competition based on Engineering Applications” on 31.08.18 for students, providing opportunity to compete in a team, to estimate the quantitative behavior of the system thereby identifying a model’s strengths and weaknesses. More than 75 teams registered, out of which selected 35 teams participated with many innovative ideas.
Dr. Anoop T. V and Dr. PriyankaShukla, Assistant Professors, Department of Mathematics, IIT Madras have been the judges. While announcing the prizes, the judges mentioned that the models displayed in the competition were of high standard and advised the students to continue their efforts.
Dr. V. Subbiah Bharathi, Dean (E&T) said knowledge of Mathematics is required for construction of any engineering project. He further congratulated the Department of Mathematics for the successful conduct of the prestigious event.
Kevin, Abhishek, Tanmay Modh of CSE Department won the 1st prize. The second prize was won by two teams- Ashu Kumar, Yashaswi Rahut, Aditya Rohandas of CSE Department and Archana. M, Nagarjun. G, and Shreya. K of CSE Department. Ashutosh, Saurav.G of Mechanical Department won the 3rd prize. Dr. Shakeela Sathish, Head, Department of Mathematics welcomed the gathering and Mrs. S. Poongothai, Assistant Professor, Department of Mathematics proposed the vote of thanks.