The Department of Electrical and Electronics Engineering of NIE Institute of Technology, Mysuru, had organised a one-day national seminar on ‘Recent advances in communication technology – A power system perspective’ on Saturday at its premises in the city.
Prof (Dr) T Ananthapadmanabha, Principal and CEO, chief co-coordinator of the programme presided over the function.
N Murugesan,former director general, CPRI, Bengaluru, who delivered the inaugural address, emphasised the importance of communication in power system in his address.
Girish V, executive engineer, telecommunication division, ALDC, HESCOM, Hubballi, briefed on the importance of communication in power system, its challenges and opportunities.
Balaji M B, senior domain engineer, ABB India Development Centre, Bengaluru, elaborated on the smart grid communication technologies.
Anitha V, assistant executive engineer, DCC, CESC, Mysuru, dwelt on communication in power system-a case study in CESC, Mysuru. –PR, NGB
Dr Usha Surendra, professor and head, Department of EEE, Lokesh M, assistant professor, Department of EEE and Divya S were present.