Author - Zeal ZCOER

Engineer’s Day

Over 50 students from SE has enrolled for Blind Coding event (3 members of a group was formed) to take part in technical event & competition on the occasion of Engineers Day.

This event was inaugurated by Dr. S. A. Ubale, HOD, IT and all staff of IT department. The function began with the Sarasvati Pooja and felicitation of Dr. S. A. Ubale (Head of Department  I.T). The event was started at 12.00 pm at the department initiating with Blind Coding , which had a problem statements to execute using C programming.

The judges for this event was Prof. P. A. Joshi and  Prof. S. D. Bachpalle. Out of 18 groups, 2 groups were declared as winner and Runner-up.

 

Event

 

Winners

 

Runner Ups

Blind Coding Atul Lavhate

Gaurav Desai

Shivani Waskar

Akansha Kumbhar

Shubham Honmore

Tanmay Sancheti

The program was declared by the prize distribution in the presence of Head of Information Technology. Thereafter TE students organized “Induction Program for SE Students” in order to welcome their juniors. Dr. S. A. Ubale (Head of Department  I.T) expressed her views about the role of engineer in every human life. Gave a brief idea about various skill development program which runs in the department and guided them to take a positive view of each and every course.

Later on as a part of entertainment TE students arranged Musical Chair for the winerrs of blind coding and among them 2 students were winners for musical Chair and declared “Gaurav Desai as Mr. Fresher” and “Akansha Kumbhar as Ms. Fresher”.

Refreshments for students & staff was arranged at the same place after the function.

Thus, an environment of enthusiasm was experienced by every student due to active participation in all activities. Students were introduced to their colleagues and staff. Overall, a comfort zone was created for freshers and awareness of department activities and culture was created.

Gurupornima Celebration

We the student of Information Technology celebrated  “Guru Paurnima” in the department. In Sanskrit,’Gu’means darkness and ‘Ru’ means to remove darkness. A Guru is a person who removes the darkness and gives us knowledge. we had saraswati pujan done by our  beloved staff members. Tejas student of T.E. gave a brief idea behind the celebration of guru purnima and the importance of Guru in everyone’s life. Later Dr. S. A. Ubale,  Head Infirmation Technology, guided students and motivated for  their improvement in their studies and carrier and also the role of guru behind a successful person. Also Prof. P. A. Joshi expressed her views on this occasion.

All the staffs were felicitated by the students, and given  a token of love from students.

On this occasion of Guru Purnima, students of second year performed the act of some staff members by taking the lectures. Thus, an environment of enthusiasm was experienced by every student and was memorable event to all in the department.

Stand With Kerala

Recently  one  of  the  worst  flood  have  hit  Kerala   in  decades. The calamity had   caused immeasurable misery and devastation. Hundreds of lives were lost. Thousands of homes were totally destroyed and many more properties were damaged.
Whole world came together united to help Kerala. Thinking  that, it’s too our prime duty to  help  the  affected  people to  rebuild their  lives, Students  of  second  year  IT  Department  took  an  initiative  to  raise  fund  for  helping  the peoples  of  Kerala.
o    By  taking  permission  from the  department  head , Dr. S. A. Ubale , SE Students  created  some  pamphlets  and  went  through  all  classes  in  IT  department  for  collecting  the  fund.
o    In  this  way, a Group  of  students  unitedly  strive  for  raising  the  fund.
o    With  the  same  state  of  mind , all  other  students , Teaching  and  Non-Teaching  Faculties  contribute  generously.
o    On  31st  August , In front  of  all  students  and  Faculty  members, SE  Students  handover  the  collected  fund of Rs. 2010/-  to  the  HOD, Dr.S.A.Ubale.
o    Later on , Department  transfer  those  fund  to  the  CHIEF  MINISTER  OF KERALA DISTRESS RELIEF FUND.

Seminar on IRT Redhat

It was an auspicious day for students, by attending this Seminar of IRT Redhat, Pune.
By this view we the department of IT, organized a Seminar on IRT Redhat. Our Guests conducted lectures on various topics like social media, various operating systems, hacking methods, Redhat and the security problems of our data and also certification course of Redhat.
Dr.A M Kate principal ZCOER , HOD  IT inaugurated the program by lightening the lamp. Dr. A. M. Kate, Principal ZCOER also graced the event and shared his views and motivated students in building their career. Tejas & Devashree, student of TE introduced Seminar guests and the company. Hence forth Miss AmreenGayas guided students and gave the overview of IRT Redhat.
After the successful completion of the seminar Prof. N. R. Shikalgar gave vote of thanks. Hence, program was successful and entertaining, in disciplined manner.

Teachers Day Celebration

“Teacher” is defined as a Motivational candle of student’s life. Life itself is a teacher for every human being, but to execute the daily routine for a successful career  a human teacher plays a Important role towards student. And to respect them specially apart from studies, we celebrate Teacher’s day.

By this view we the department of IT, organized a teacher’s day on 5th Sept 2018 at Department (616), ZCOER. The program was started by 2 p.m. by welcoming all the faculty members and felicitating by token of love from students.

 Dr. S. A. Ubale HOD IT and Respected faculty members inaugurated the program by lightening the lamp. Hence forth Dr. S. A. Ubale guided students and gave the overview of Dr. Sarvapalli Radhakrishnan, also gave the importance of teacher in every student’s life. Prof. P. A. Johi described the meaning of teacher by giving a nice poem on “Pandhari” on this special occasion . Dr. A. M. Kate, Principal ZCOER also graced the event by visiting the department and shared his views.

Students continued the activity by organizing a drawing competition for all faculty members by the theme of the imagination of individuals within 5 minutes of span of time. Later on students made faculty members to explain the drawing of the individuals by this students made faculties to remember their school days.

Tejas, student of TE shared his views about importance of teacher in life and the way how they mould the student’s life in building once carrier. Also Students performed Skit, Dance and Song on this special occasion which created a good environment for students and faculty members. The event concluded by the musical performance by Prof. S. G. Vaidya(IT Dept), Prof. V. M. Chapte (IT Dept) and Shreyash Deshpande (Cultural Head, ZCOER).

                       Hence, program was successful and entertaining, in discipline manner.

National Conference on Sustainable Developments in Mechanical Engineering (NCONSDME18)

Department of Mechanical Engineering from Zeal College of Engineering and Research organized 2 days national conference from 16th February 2018 to 17th February 2018.

Mr.Anil Gavade Vice President Business Development & Strategy (Aryan Pumps & Enviro Solutions Pvt. Limited, Narhegaon Pune) was the chief guest and Prof. Dr. Sanjay Deokar, Campus Director, Zeal Education Society was the guest of honour. Dr. S. D. Pohekar key note speaker of function was also present for the inaugural function.

Dr. C. L. Prabhune Convener of the conference has given the introduction about the conference, schedule of the program. During the inaugural function Mr. Anil Gavade enlightened the participants with the upcoming research and innovative ideas being worked out in the research institutes and industries. He has shared his experience in the field of sustainable development. Prof. Dr. Sanjay Deokar expressed his willingness to use this conference as platform for bridging the gap between recent practices in industry and academic curriculum. He told that the zeal campus will very soon, will be a green campus as college has installed 145kW capacity solar phovoltaic panels to generate self sufficient electric power. Dr. Prof. S. G. Dambhare, H.O.D Mechanical proposed the vote of thanks.

Key note Speaker, Dr. S. D. Pohekar ( Head research, Symbiosis International University, Lavale, Pune) delivered his speech on sustainable development, particularly on fuel cell development for automotives. How the fuel cell technology is useful in near future, he elaborated well. There was very good interaction among the participants with him during the session.

Post Lunch session was the paper presentation. There were four parallel tracks for conducting the paper presentation. For each track the session Chair and co-chair were invited from well known institutes and also from industries. Every one has evaluated the paper and gave the suggestions to the presenter. The participants had also taken it positively for their further improvement in the work. Mr. Avinash Chabukswar Director, C-Tech Engineers Pvt. Limited, Pune chaired the session. Dr. Pangavane D.R. and Dr. Sonawane S.A. from Govt. College of engineering Avasari chaired the session.

Next day on 17th Feb. also four parallel tracks for conducting the paper presentations were planned. Eminent personalities from various institutes were invited as session chair. They shared their thoughts with the participants and gave valuable suggestions for their research work. Dr. Atul Borade, Dr. Chaudhari Rajendra, Dr. Patange Gajanan, Dr. Abhay Pawar were few of them.

The participants had presented their innovative work, case studies, reviews and some industrial applications and social impacts through their papers. Overall the papers covered most of the areas of sustainable developments in the field of mechanical engineering. Students were benefitted by listing to the upcoming trends and expressed their willingness to explore these areas during their undergraduate, post graduate and Ph.D. research work. During the 2 days of workshop Prof. Ashutosh Mungle and Prof. Poonam Harakare coordinated all the sessions. This was first national conference organized by Department of Mechanical Engineering ZCOER Pune it was well received by all the stake holders as a successful event. All faculty members had put whole hearted efforts to make this conference a success.

National workshop on Solar Thermal and Electrical Application (A practical approach)

Department of Mechanical Engineering from Zeal College of Engineering and Research organized 2 days national workshop from 14th December 2018 to 15th December 2018.

Dr. Anil K. Rajvanshi Director, Nibkar Agricultural Research Institute (NARI) Baramati was the chief guest and Prof. Dr. Ajit Kate, Principal, Zeal College of Engineering and Research was the guest of honour.

Dr. C. L. Prabhune Convener of the workshop had given the introduction about the workshop, schedule of the program. During the inaugural function Mr. Anil K. Rajvanshi enlightened the participants with the upcoming research and innovative ideas being worked out in the research institutes and industries. He has shared his experience in the field of solar energy development. Prof. Dr. Ajit Kate expressed his willingness to use this workshop as platform for bridging the gap between recent practices in industry and academic curriculum. He told that the zeal campus is a green campus as college has installed 120 kW capacity solar phovoltaic panels to generate self sufficient electric power. Prof. Dr. Amol Ubale, H.O.D Mechanical proposed the vote of thanks.

Dr. Anil K. Rajvanshi Director, NARI Baramati delivered his speech on Romance of Innovation- Promises of Solar Energy, particularly on need to follow nature’s solar strategy for sustainable development. He elaborated on fossil fuel mentality, solar powered petal collector, solar energy for water production. He explained how happiness is created through innovation. Innovation is like yoga, to reach goal all roadblocks and pinpricks become inconsequential. He told about challenges in efficient absorber refrigerant pair needed, ice producing machine, efficient ice box etc. There was very good interaction among the participants with him during the session.

Post Lunch session was conducted by Dr. Abhijeet Auti Principal, G. S. Moze College of Engineering and Research, Pune.  He introduced about the solar thermal energy- resent advancement in solar collector technology. How to make design of parabolic trough collector, parabolic dish he nicely explained with case study. After tea break the Hands on Training session was organized. Dr. Omkar Wagh Director, Machinocraft, a channel partner of MNRE and MEDA, gave brief introduction about Solar PV system- Principles and Technology, about installation and maintenance of Solar rooftop, street light and water heater. He gave idea about general purpose toolbox, design considerations- latitude, sun angle, type of area- rooftop/ground mounted, shader analysis, solar pv module, inverter-DC/AC. Under his guidance and along-with his team all participants visited 120 kW on grid solar PV system which was installed in college campus. Right from module mounting structure, all components of the system, energy monitoring system was explained by them. The instruments like tool kit box, solar pyranometer, safety devices, G.I. structure was included in hands on training session.

Next day on 15th Dec. morning session was conducted by Dr. Kiran Deshpande followed by Dr. Pangavane, from Govt. College of Engineering Avasari. Dr. Kiran Deshpande at present working as Director School of Energy studies, SPPU, Pune has vast experience in solar field when he was working in Thermax Ltd. He shared his experience by taking case studies in his presentation. First he discussed about solar thermal and solar photovoltaic system- prospectus and challenges. Session was very interesting by referring the case studies like NTPC Ltd. Solar thermal hybrid system at Dadri, A bearing plant in Karnataka, Electric heating integration system at Nagpur, solar preheating of hybrid power plant etc.

Dr. Pangavane  had given the presentation on solar dryer- scope, development and opportunities in the field of drying system. Some case studies and research areas in solar drying system he elaborated which was very useful for participants to do the research in renewable energy.

The post lunch session was conducted by Jayandra Wadhonkar, Manager Maharashtra Energy Development Agencies (MEDA), India, Pune about energy policy framework. The program ended with the distribution of certificates to the participants. Participants as well as students were benefitted by listing to the upcoming trends and expressed their willingness to explore these areas during their undergraduate, post graduate and Ph.D. research work. During the 2 days of workshop Prof. Mahadik       and Prof. Jayashri Tambe coordinated all the sessions. This was first national workshop organized by Department of Mechanical Engineering ZCOER Pune it was well received by all the stake holders as a successful event. All faculty members had put whole hearted efforts to make this workshop a success.

Teacher’s Day Celebration

“Teacher” is defined as a Motivational candle of student’s life. Life itself is a teacher for every human being, but to execute the daily routine for a successful career a human teacher plays a Important role towards student. And to respect them especially apart from studies we celebrate Teacher’s day.

On 7th Sept, 2017, Students of Computer Engineering Department have taken an opportunity to show their gratitude to their teachers. Students started this ceremony at seminar hall, Computer Engineering Department with Goddess Saraswati& Dr. SarvapalliRadhakrishnan frame hallowing. They have paid their respect and warm thanks to their teachers by giving speeches. Besides this, they have celebrated this ceremony by cutting a cake as tokens of love and admiration. This program was led by final year students.

Dr. Prasad S. Halgaonkar, HOD (Shift-I), Dr. Swapnja Ubale HOD, Prof S. M.Sangve, Prof. R. P. More and Prof. P. D. Kshirsagargave a motivational speeches to students.
The program was celebrated with joyful and in disciplined manner.

Gurupurnima Celebration

 “Guru Paurnima” celebrated in the department. Program was followedby following event-
1. SaraswtiPoojan
2.Devotional Song
3.Motivational Speech
4. Card making Competition and Exhibition
In Sanskrit,’Gu’means darkness and ‘Ru’ means to remove darkness. A Guru is a person who removes the darkness and gives us knowledge. we had saraswatipujan done by our  beloved staff members. PranjaliDeshmukh student of  S.E sung a song. All the staffs were felicitated by the students and given them flowers as a token of love from students.
On this occasion of Guru PaurnimaDr. A. M. Kate, Principal, ZCOER, Prof. S. M. Sangve, HOD (Shift- I), Dr. S. A. Ubale,HOD,Computer Engineering Deptdelivered motivational speeches to students. Also Prof. R. P. More, Prof. M.D. Umale and Prof. S. M. Kolekar delivered their views.
Student’s response was overwhelming for Card making exhibition and competition.