JUIT, Waknaghat, September 27, 2023 – The SIAM (Society for Industrial and Applied Mathematics) JUIT chapter celebrated a remarkable milestone by successfully concluding its inaugural event of the 2023-24 tenure, titled “Opening Doors to research Excellence”. Held on Wednesday, September 27, 2023, the event witnessed an impressive turnout of enthusiastic students eager to embark on their research journey.
The atmosphere in the hall was electrifying, reflecting the palpable excitement among attendees as they prepared to step into the fascinating world of research.
The event commenced with a comprehensive introduction to the essence of research,its significance, and the fundamental steps involved in crafting and publishing a research paper. Ms. Shambhavi Singh, the President of the SIAM JUIT chapter, and
Mr. Ankush Singh, the Secretary of the SIAM JUIT chapter, initiated the event with an engaging presentation. They provided an insightful overview of research and it’s pivotal role, followed by a discussion on the approach to writing a research paper and the plethora of opportunities within this domain.
Dr. Himanshu Dhumras, a distinguished scholar with a Ph.D. in mathematics and a portfolio of research papers published in prestigious high impact factor journals,shared profound insights into the realm of research. He passionately advocated that undergraduate students aspiring for master’s degrees should promptly immerse themselves in research endeavors.
Expanding on the horizons of research opportunities, the event shed light on prestigious internships available in esteemed government institutions like IITs and IISc Bangalore, as well as government organizations such as ISRO, DRDO, and niti ayog . The session emphasized how these internships offer invaluable experiences and expose students to cutting-edge research in the field of Computer Science.
Additionally, the event highlighted international internship programs for Indian students , including opportunities provided by esteemed institutions such as MITACS,IUSSTF, EPFL, DAAD, and the coveted internship program at CERN. These international internships were discussed as transformative experiences that open doors to global perspectives and advanced research methodologies.
Recognizing the crucial role of networking in the realm of Computer Science research, the event emphasized the significance of establishing meaningful connections within the academic and professional communities. Networking was highlighted as a vital tool for aspiring researchers to collaborate, learn, and access a myriad of opportunities that can shape their research journey.
The event culminated with an engaging Q&A session, where students eagerly posed questions related to research and explored the diverse opportunities available to them.
By the event’s conclusion, a multitude of students expressed their enthusiasm to commence research in Computer Science, marking this event as a resounding success.
The SIAM JUIT chapter is committed to conducting more such events in the future aiming to foster the growth and development not only of the students associated with us but the entire JUIT student body.