The Department of Mechanical Engineering conducted One Day Workshop on “CAD/CAM” on 20.03.2018 at 9:30 a.m. in Seminar Hall. Selvan.C.Sakthivel Final Year mechanical has given a brief introduction about the Institution of Engineers (IEI). Er.SR.Saravanan, M.I.E., Honorary Secretary, IE (I) Salem Local Centre, Salem and welcomed the gathering. The presidential address was given by Dr.G.Kavitha, Principal, Sri Shanmugha College of Engineering and Technology.The felicitation address was given by Dr.T.R.Chinnusamy, Professor and Head, Mechanical Engineering, Sri Shanmugha College of Engineering and Technology. Mr.E.Arunkumar, AP/Mechanical Engineering proposed the vote of thanks. All the Chief Guest introduction was given by Selvi.Sathya Bharathi (IV-Mech).

Session – 1: The session was started at 10 a.m. and engaged by Chief Guest Dr.A.Megalingam@Murugan, Professor/Mechanical Engineering, Bannari Amman Institute of Technology, Sathyamangalam. He delivered a topic on “Machining Parameters and Machined Surfaces” . He gave an overview on latest methodology in machining parameters in CAM and also design process in CAD. The students were benefited and learned a lot about CAD/CAM. The session was ended at 11:30 a.m.

Session – 2: Next session was started at 11:45 a.m. and engaged by Chief Guest Dr.E.Prakash, Professor/Mechanical Engineering, Bannari Amman Institute of Technology, Sathyamangalam. He presented a topic on “3D Printing” . He gave an overview on latest innovative manufacturing process by using 3D Printing. The students learned about the innovation and modern machining technology in CAM. The session was ended at 1:15 a.m.

Session – 3: The third session was started at 2 p.m. and engaged by Chief Guest, Dr.M.Krishnan, M.E.,Ph.D, Assistant Engineer, TWAD Board, Erode. He discussed a topic on “Dynamic Scheduling and Layout Planning by using Flexible Manufacturing System (FMS)” .He gave an overview on scheduling and layout planning by using FMS. Students learned layout planning in FMS. The session was ended at 3:15 p.m.

Session – 4: The fourth session was started at 3:30 p.m. and engaged by Chief Guest Mr.K.Raja, Associate Professor/Mechanical Engineering, K.S.Rangasamy College of Technology, Tiruchengode. He delivered a topic on “Design Process” . He gave an overview on design stage in CAD process. The session was ended at 4:30 p.m.

Session – 5: The fifth session was started at 4:30 p.m. and engaged by Dr.T.R.Chinnusamy, Professor & Head/Mechanical Engineering, Sri Shanmugha College of Engineering and Technology, Sankari. He presented a topic on “Flexible Manufacturing System and pertinent Scheduling”. He gave an overview on manufacturing and Scheduling process. The session was ended at 5:00 p.m.

Participants are learned about the CAD/CAM. More than 100 students are participated from various technical Institutions participated in the above workshop. Got feedback from participants from various colleges.
Finally, Er.S.R.Saravanan, Hon. Secretary, IE(I) Salem Local Centre, Salem, Dr.G.Kavitha, Principal, Sri Shanmugha College of Engineering & Technology, Sankari and Dr.T.R.Chinnusamy, Professor & Head, Department of Mechanical Engineering, Sri Shanmugha College of Engineering & Technology, Sankari were distributed the certificates to all the participants.

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