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Winners of Outstanding PES Student Branch Award and Volunteer Award for 2017

It is our pleasure to announce the Outstanding PES SBC awards 2017. The winners are

1. NIT Calicut

2. Vimaljyothi Engineering College Kannur

3. College of Engineering Chengannur

The Outstanding PES SBC Volunteer award 2017  won by

Anandhu S Kumar, College of Engineering Chengannur

Congratulations to all winners. The awards consisting of a plaque and a certificate.will be given away at a prestigious function soon.

Distinguished Lecture Programme on 6th February ’18 at Chanakya Hall, NIT Calicut – Dr Hermann Koch

Notice_V21 (1)Profile of the Speaker

Dr. Hermann Koch is IEEE Fellow and Chairman of IEEE PES Substations Committee Working Group of the GIS Book. In IEC he is Secretary of SC 17C High Voltage Switchgear Assemblies. In CIGRE he is member of the Strategic Advisory Group of SC B3 Substations. Currently he is Principal Expert of Standardization and gas-insulated high voltage system in Energy Transmission of Siemens.

Hermann Koch received his academic education at Technical University Darmstadt and New Jersey Institute of Technology in Newark, NJ in 1986 in Electrical Engineering. His research work in the field of high voltages was concluded in 1990 with his doctoral thesis on partial discharge measurements for non-destructive testing. In 1991, he started his career with Siemens in Erlangen Germany at the headquarters of the power transmission division. In several responsibilities he was engaged in gas insulated technologies for HV circuit breaker, gas-insulated substations and transmission lines. Responsible for technical support in sales, development of gas-mixture technologies like GIL, business development for GIS and GIL and for coordination of Siemens standardization activities on Energy Transmission Division. He has published 150 technical papers and holds 31 patents in the field of gas insulated technology.



Dream home contest finals on 27.01.2018 – Programme schedule


09.30-10.00 – Registration

10.00-10.05 – Welcome- Er.A. Suhair, Vice chair, PES Kerala chapter

10.05-10.10 – Introduction about PES Kerala chapter-  Er.A. G.Hareendralal, Chair, PES Kerala chapter

10.10-10.15 – About the contest- Er.Dharesan Unnithan, Director, EMC Kerala

10.15-10.25 – Expected outcome of the contest-Prof.V.K.Damodaran, International Energy consultant

10.30              – Contest starts

Energy Efficient Dream Home Contest 2017 Final on 27 January 2018 at Energy Management Centre, Thiruvananthapuram

The Finals of Dream Home Contest 2017 will be held on  Saturday 27th January 2018 at Energy Management Centre (EMC) , Sreekaryam, Trivandrum.
The contest will start at 10.00 am sharp. All candidates are requested to report by 9.30 am. The order of presentation will be based on lot. The programme is expected to be over by 4 pm.
The presentation time is 15 minutes plus 5 minutes discussions.
All candidates are requested to book their train/bus tickets based on the above mentioned timings.  All are requested to carry an ID proof from their respective Colleges. TA will be provided subject to the production of actual train/ bus tickets (one side ticket is sufficient).