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Jamshedpur, Nov. 23: A group of 10 students of Mechanical, Automobiles and Metallurgical Engineering from Aditya Institute of Technology, Aadityapur accompanied by one teacher Shri Sujay Kumar visited at CSIR-National Metallurgical Laboratory, Jamshedpur and interacted with scientists and research scholars this morning under the aegis of Industry sponsored students-NML Interactive programme (INDSS-NIP). The students were thrilled to visit the laboratory and interact with working group. The students were mostly affiliated with different industries.
The programme was scheduled for three hours, which comprised an overview of Indian Science and Technology, Documentary film show on CSIR and NML, visit to selective units of NML to gain an exposure of research environment. Dr. P.N. Mishra, Principal Scientist, welcome the students and briefed about the programme, discussed an overview of CSIR and NML, its contributions in the exploitation of natural resources.
S.N. Hembram, Sr. Technical Officer helped students during lab. visit.
Students further visited at the creep testing units of MTE Division and knew about fatigue, creep, fractures prevailing in different types of industrial components. Students get exposure of different machine like Servo Hydro Testing Machine, Servo Electrical Machine and furnace. Mr. P.K. Roy has nicely explained the various activities performed by this unit. The students of mechanical branch have interacted and raised number of questions and got satisfactory reply.
They also further visited to Mechanical Testing Division and observed the practical demonstration of forging, shaping and rolling machine, wire Drawing Machine, PID control furnace, Trolly furnace chamber operated at 1200o centigrade.
Dr.K.L. Sahoo, Sr. Principal Scientist has nicely explained about the R&D activities performed at foundry section. Students minutely observed the live experiment carried out by this section to gain depth knowledge.
Teacher and students requested for their next visit to the laboratory for gain more knowledge. Teacher expressed his view and satisfied to know about the consistent effort and research emphasis given in various sectors for the ultimate development of India. At last, teacher acknowledged and express sincere thanks to NML authorities for providing such nice opportunity to students to participates under Industry sponsored students-NML Interactive (INDSS-NIP) programme.