E Yantra robotics competition, a combined initiative of IIT-B and Ministry of HRD, provides a platform for students to demonstrate their knowledge and programming skills in embedded systems and robotics. Over 6000 students participated in the competition among those 130 teams were selected and given Firebird V platform to work on 4 themes namely room cleaner, pot hole filler, Pick & placer and Line follower. Out of 130 teams 20 teams were selected for the finals. Among those 2 teams were From JK Institute of Applied Physics & Technology.
JK ALD AUTOMATORS lead by Bhaskar emerged as winner in pothole filler theme in finals of e-yantra robotics cometition 2012. JK ICEMINDS ALLAHABAD lead by Souham Biswas were the second runner up in finals of room cleaner.
Prof. Kavi Arya with the Finalist of team. Theme-Fruit plucker.
Team memebers-Souham Biswas, Praveen Kumar, Aditya Raj, Shubham
IIIrd Runner-Up at e-yantra robotics competition 2013 held at IIT-Bombay
- Siddhant Raman, student of 2012 ECE batch, secured AIR 18 in GATE 2012.
- Department’s Badminton team led by Abhishek Chaturvedi, emerged as winners of SMASH THAT! a district level Inter college badminton competition.
- VIkram VIvek and Saurabh Dutta of B.Tech 6th semester were placed in top 300 in TCS Software testing competition TESTIMONY where 20000 teams participated.
- A group of dancers from our department led by Kulwinder Kaur won the first prize in the theme based group dance of the cultural fest of IIIT-A.
- Yash Tamta stood second at national level JAM competition held at MNNIT Allahabad.
- Jayantika Arora was chosen as April Artist of the month by Teen Voices Magazine, Boston and her art was exhibited in Boston School of Arts.