National Science Day Celebration in The NorthCap University
To spread the message of importance of science and its application among the people, Department of Applied Science, The NorthCap University, Gurugram organized National Science Day celebration on 28 February 2018.
On this occasion undergraduate, postgraduate and PhD students of the University demonstrated their innovative ideas or research findings in the form of science projects, models and posters. Some of the main projects include IR Radar, aquarex, metal detector, water quality checker etc.
The Chief Guest Prof. Amitava Sengupta gave a scintillating talk on “From Sundials to atomic clocks – a glimpse into the amazing journey”. His lecture emphasized on the Nature of Time/What Is Time? Time Interval and Synchronization. He also explained the Sand and Water Clocks/Mechanical Clocks/The Pendulum Clock/The Balance- Wheel Clock/ The Quartz Clock and The Atomic Clock. Winners of various events were encouraged by awarding prizes and certificates after the talk.
The event aimed at motivating students towards taking up science in their higher studies and contributing to the National mission.