CHEMFERENCE 2007 a national level students' technical symposium
conducted by Department of Chemical Engineering,
SRM University on September 14, 2007. The technical
papers from students' were received from different
parts of the country. Out of 64 papers received
20 technical papers were selected for presentation.
started on September 14, 2007 at 9.15 am in SRM
University Auditorium. The inaugural function
was started with invocation. Prof B.karunanithi
of the department welcomed the august gathering.
Dr.R.Karthikeyan, Prof. & Head, Department
of Chemical Engineering, has introduced the chief
guest Mr.A.Subramaniam, Managing director, Beam
Engineering Pvt.Ltd, Chennai. Mr.A.Subramaniam
has presented the inaugural address. He addressed
various issues like significance of Chemical Engineering,
recent advances in Chemical Engineering which
includes Design, Control and cost of operations.
He motivated young budding chemical Engineering
students'. Felicitation was given by Dr.S.Krishnan,
Director (E&T) and Prof. R.Venkataramani,
Dean (E&T), and the inaugural function ends
with the vote of thanks by Ms. G. Saraswathi,
Lecturer of Chemical Engg. department.
The symposium was conducted in four technical
sessions. The entire session encompasses the areas
like Separation processes, Nanotechnology, Renewable
energy, Biotechnology etc.
were distributed for the best technical papers
by Dr. C.Muthamizh Chelvan, Associate Director
(E&T), SRM University in the Valedictory function.