Mysuru, November 2:- Department of Electronics and Communication Engineering and Department of Telecommunication and Engineering, GSSS Institute of Engineering and Technology for Women (GSSSIETW), Mysuru, held a two-day workshop on “Embedded Systems and IoT” under IETE Students’ Forum (ISF) in association with Loginware Softtec Pvt Ltd, Hassan, for the 7th-semester students of Department of Electronics and Communication Engineering and Department of Telecommunication Engineering, GSSSIETW.
The workshop was inaugurated by the resource person Thejesh P, technical, manager, Loginware Softec Pvt Ltd, Hassan.
The sessions were explained with by a team of seven members from Loginware. There were extensive hands-on sessions using Raspberry Pi B+ with Python coding. The basics of Python and IoT concepts were explained. Students could understand the configuration of GPIO pins and how to programme to control LED, switches and so on. The workshop was continued with IoT concepts and demonstrated various sensors, how to control and monitor them through the cloud.
The workshop came to an end with a questionnaire, followed by feedback from the students. The workshop helps the students to exposure to the new technologies and innovative ideas.
Dr M Shivakumar, principal; Dr Rajendra R Patil, professor and head, Department of ECE; Dr Parameshachari B D, professor and head, Department of TCE, all the staff members and students of 7th semester ECE and TCE were present. (MR)