State Level M.Sc. Project Competition and PLC training 2008

A State Level Project Competition was organized on 25th March 2008 in Modern College,Pune 05. This was a joint venture of P. E. Society’s Modern College of Arts, Science &  Commerce, Shivajinagar, Pune 411005 and Indian Physics Association, Pune Chapter.

PLC Training – Syllabus

1. Introduction to Industrial Automation, Role of PLC in automation
2. Introduction to PLC hardware, Architectural Evolution of PLC,
PLC Fundamentals – (Block diagram of PLC’s), Information about various
PLC components Power supply, CPU, I/O modules and Communication bus
3. Introduction to Allen Bradley PLC system
Various ranges available in Allen Bradley PLC system
4. Detailed information about the CPUs, I/O modules and communication techniques.
Connection of field inputs to PLCs, Source and Sink concepts in PLCs
5. Introduction to RS Logix PLC Programming S/W
Addressing Concepts in AB PLC, Introduction to Bit Byte and Word Concept,
Concept of flags, Scan cycle execution, Programming instructions arithmetic and logical,
Load /and /or/out / and Read / Write
6. Timer Blocks programming, Counter Block programming, File handling
7. Upload, download, Monitoring of programs Forcing I/P & O/P, Working On-line & Offline

In PLC training we arranged six workstations with Allen Bradley PLC.

State Level M.Sc. Project Competition -2008

Sr No. Institutes participated No of Projects
1 DOES, Savitribai Phule University  Pune 5
2 Dept of Instrumentation,SPPU, Pune 1
3 Dept of electronics, Shivaji University, Kolhapur 4
4 Dept of electronics,North Maharashtra University, Jalgaon 15
5 DOP, Fergusson College, Pune-4 2
6 DOES, Fergusson College, Pune-4 16
7 DOES, Poona College, Pune-1 3
8 DOES, KTHM College, Nashik 2
9 DOES, LVH College, Nashik 3
10 DOES, Modern College, Pune-5 12

The Result of the competition –

First prize Rs 4000/

  • DOES, Fergusson College Pune -4  Automatic Car Parking System

Second prize Rs 2500/-

  • DOES, North Maharashtra University,Jalgaon ,Telemetry control of process parameters using microcontroller

Third prize Rs 1500/-

  • DOES, Pune University
    Pattern recognition using Artificial Neural Network

Consolation prizes Rs 750/- each

  • DOES Modern College Pune-5
    Spot billing system
  • DOES Modern College Pune-5
    GSM based fire fighting robot.
  • Dept of Instrumentation sc. University of Pune
    ARM Based Remote control unit for scientific instruments.
  • DOES, University of Pune
    X-ray image enhancement using Digital Signal processing.
  • DOES University of Pune
    Wireless tire pressure monitoring system.

For prize distribution Dr Shrikant Sundarrajan (VP) Persistant were present.

DSC01884 DSC01819 SHRI SUNDARAM,TALKING WITH STUDENTS OF FIRST PRIZE OUR GUEST OBSERVING THE PROJECTS INNOGURATION OF PROJECT COMPETITION ABSTRACT BOOK RELEASE