Inauguration of NavIC Lab and Workshop on NavIC on 1st May 2018

A MoU is signed between The NorthCap University, Gurugram and SAC- ISRO, Ahmedabad on 5th Feb 2018 for the IRNSS Navigation Receiver Field Trial and Data Collection. IRNSS Navigation Data collection and analysis is to be carried out on regular basis for verification and for other mutually agreed topics of research for both the parties. EECE department has set up NavIC( Navigation Indian Constellation) Lab for the same in room no. 326. The Inauguration of NavIC lab (ISRO) is scheduled on 1st May, 2018. Dr Nilesh M Desai, Deputy Director, SAC-ISRO, Ahmedabad and Dr. G. Raju, Formerly Project Director, Megha-Tropiques, ISRO, presently Visiting Professor, Jain University, Bangalore will grace the occasion. The inauguration ceremony will be followed by a workshop on NavIC for the faculty and students of the NorthCap University. Following are the main attractions of the workshop.

1. Keynote Talk on "ISRO’s NavIC: System, Applications & Enabling Technologies" by Sh. Nilesh M. Desai, Deputy Director-SAC/ISRO, Ahmedabad.

2. Expert Talk on "Remote sensing Opportunities from GNSS and highlights on research and applications at Jain university using GPS/navic receivers" by Dr. G Raju, Distinguished Professor and Scientist (Ex-ISRO), Jain University, Bangalore.