SRM University wins underwater vehicle competition

Greater Kashmir

The engineering competition is conducted by National Institute of Ocean Technology (NIOT), under the Ministry of Earth Sciences.

SRM University has bagged first position at the fourth National Student Autonomous Underwater Vehicle Competition.

The engineering competition is conducted by National Institute of Ocean Technology (NIOT), under the Ministry of Earth Sciences. 

The competition was aimed to involve students on the new frontier areas of ocean technology and kindle their innovative thinking in this unexplored area of ocean environment and observation, the institute in a statement said.

 

The competition required engineering students to pursue visualize and design an autonomous underwater vehicle.  The event was jointly organized by IEEE Oceanic Engineering Society and Ocean Society of India.  This competition received overwhelming response from students.