One Day Faculty Development Programme on “Deep Learning for Computer Vision Application with MATLAB”, on 01 Oct 2019

One day Faculty Development Programme titled “Deep Learning for Computer Vision Application with MATLAB” was organized by the Department of Electronics and Communication Engineering & Department of Biomedical Engineering, Vinayaka Mission’s Kirupananda Variyar Engineering College, Salem in association with IEEE AESS Madras section and Mathworks, at Annapoorna Hitech laboratory on 01.10.2019. The programme was inaugurated with the prayer song followed by the lightning of Kuthuvizhakku. Dr.T.Muthumanickam HOD/ECE welcomed the dignitaries, Principal Dr. A. Nagappan delivered the presidential address and Dr.P.Selvam HOD/EEE, presented the felicitation address. The Resource persons Mr. Amith Kamath, Education Technical Evangelist, Mathworks Er. D. Rajkumar, Application Engineer, Design Tech Systems Ltd-Chennai, handled the programme.

About 55 faculty members have participated from various departments of several colleges in and around salem. The resource person trained the participants in areas including Computer vision and Deep Learning, Simscape, Hands-on session using Matlab. The session ended with a vote of thanks proposed by Prof.S.Selvaraju of ECE department and followed by certificate distribution. The programme was organized by Dr.T.Sheela, Dr.S.Valarmathy, Dr.R.Ramani, Mr.R.Ezhilan and other faculty members.

Outcomes: The faculty members now able to be familiar with deep learning and how it could be applied for various applications like Medical Image Analysis, Classification, Regression, Pattern Recognition, etc. And also the faculty members who have been trained in the software can apply for their research findings and get the simulation results for publishing their paper in journals.