AION – 2014

The National Science Day of Vidya Academy of Science and Technology, Science-Fest:AION-2014 was celebrated on February 17, 2014. The programme was organised for theS1-S2 students of the college by the Departments Applied Sciences, Humanities and Physical Education with cooperation and support from all other departments. Dr. N V P Kiran Kumar, Scientist (Space Physics Laboratory, VSSC, ISRO, Trivandrum) inaugurated the programme. Dr. Kiran Kumar gave a talk entitled “Atmospheric Science: A Rendezvous of Engineering with Science”. Dr. Mannil Mohan (Professor, AS Dept) welcomed the gathering and Dr. Sudha Balagopalan (Principal) presided over the function. Dr. P. Prathapachandran Nair (Prof. Emeritus, VAST), Dr. V. N. Krishnachandran (Vice Principal), Mr. Suresh Varrier (President, PTA, VAS) felicitated the function. Dr. S. Vishnu (HoD, Humanities, VAST) proposed the vote of thanks. Prizes to the paper presentation winners were distributed by Dr. K. B. M. Namboothiripad (Visiting Professor, Dept of ME)