The World Space Week celeberation was a mega event in Oxford Engineering College. The event was a tie up with ISRO- India Space Research Organization. The Chief Guests for the function were Mr.S.Ingersol, Sr.Scientist, Group Head, LPSC/ISRO and Shri R.S.Kannu, Scientist, LPSC/ISRO. Our college Chairman Er.M.Subramaniam and Smt.Nirmala Subramaniam, GC Memberwere present at the function. Our College Principal Dr.G.Seetharaman with all Department Head were also available for the event.
The World space week(04/10/2012 to 10/10/2012) event was a two days event in our college campus 0n 5th and 6th October, 2012. The student representatives from our college got trained about the satellites functioning, properties and how they work. After the training they were ready to explain the same to the school students who were from in and around Trichy. Nearly 50 schools participated in the event where the total students who participated in the event was more than 1000.
The students from different schools had so many doubts about how the satellites work and the same has also been clarified by our student representatives.
Our student representatives were so much active throughout the event by providing the information what they got from the scientists and the students from different schools were so much happy that their queries towards the scientific world is clarified. All the school students saw all the presentations displayed at the event.