A one-day national seminar on ‘Recent advances in communication technology – A power system perspective’ was held recently at the premises of Department of Electrical and Electronics Engineering, NIE IT, in the city.
N Murugesan, former director general, CPRI, Bengaluru, who gave the inaugural address, emphasised the importance of communication in power system.
Er Girish V, EE, Telecommunication Division, ALDC, HESCOM, Hubballi focused on importance of communication in power system, its challenges and opportunities.
Er Balaji M B, senior domain engineer, ABB India Development Centre, Bengaluru, explained about the smart grid communication technologies.
Anitha, assistant executive engineer, DCC, CESC, Mysuru, spoke about the communication in power system-a case study in CESC. Certificates were distributed to the particiapants.
Prof T Ananthapadmanabha, principal and CEO, presided over the function. The programme was compered by Divya and co-ordinated by Dr Usha Surendra, prof and head, department of EEE and Lokesh M, assistant prof, department of EEE .
Chief co-ordinator Prof Ananthapadmanabha delivered the valedictory address.