SCHOOL OF ARCHITECTURE
DELHI TECHNICAL CAMPUS, GREATER NOIDA
BACHELOR OF ARCHITECURE (B.Arch.) (IST Yr.)
Study Tour of Bhopal.
Faculty Guide: Ar. Charu Jain, Ar. Mehak Manrao, Ar. Abhishek Jain, Er. Parvez Alam
Date: 10th-14th January 2018
The first year students of Architecture went on a study trip to Bhopal, Madhya Pradesh as part of their curriculum.The main places visited were Indira Gandhi Rashtriya Manav Sangrahalaya (IGRMS) or National Museum of Humankind, Tribal Museum, The Bhimbetka Rock Shelters, Bhojpur Temple, Sanchi Stupa, Bharat Bhawan, Taj-Ul-Masjid.
The main purpose of trip was to study Vernacular architecture of different states of India at Museum of Mankind. They gained a lot of knowledge about different aspects of Vernacular Architecture, locally available materials and construction techniques. They also experienced the local art and culture through various Habitat in museum of Mankind, Bhopal
A Special session was also conducted by Dr. P. Shankar Rao (PhD. In Anthropology) at Museum Of Mankind.Guest Lecture was conducted By Ar. Nayana Singh And Ar. Gaurav Singh (Faculty at SPA, Bhopal) on the overview of Bhopal City and Museum Of Mankind. The trip was indeed very informative and students gained a lot of knowledge about Vernacular Architecture, Islamic Architecture and Contemporary Architecture styles.
School of Architecture
Delhi Technical Campus, Greater Noida
Lecture Topic: Ten Qualities of an Architect
Dates: 16 Jan 2018
The genesis of the lecture “Main Aisa Kyun Hoon”was directly connecting the student’s life while studying architecture.One these being “Jack of many trades and master of none “.The lecture was oriented towards all the five years of Architecture and conducted by Ar.Divay Gupta.The qualities of an Architect covererd during session ranged from,the process ,complexity ,problems ,multidisciplinary world view,anatomy ,creative ,sensitive,critical,quality assurance.Students connected the qualities in an humorous and critiical manner.
Report on International Conference on Smart Technologies in the Field of Engineering, Management and Sciences
In collaboration with Springer, a two day International Conference on ‘ Smart Technologies in the Field of Engineering, Management and Sciences’ was organized at Delhi Technical Campus, Greater Noida, Affiliated to Guru Gobind Singh Inpraprashtha University, Delhi, on January 11-12, 2018. The purpose of the conference was to bring an amalgamation of various science enthusiasts as well as people belonging to different academic backgrounds and to provide a common sharing platform for a beautiful fusion of interdisciplinary intelligence.
The chief guest for the event was Prof. A P Mittal, Member Secretary, AICTE, and the guest of honour was Dr. Paresh C. Dave, CEO, IP Movement. The other dignitaries who graced the occasion were Mr. Vipin Sahni, Chairman, Sunshine Educational and Development Society, Mrs Kiran Sahni, Chairperon, Sunshine Educational and Development Society, Mr. Aman Sahni, Vice Chairman, Sunshine Educational and Development Society and Director General, Justice Bhanwar Singh and Dr. Rakesh Sharma, Chief Advisory. The programme started with Sarawati Vandana followed by the release of conference Souvenir by the chief guest.
The opening ceremony began with the speech of Director General Bhanwar Singh who discussed the role of science and technology to improvise society and progress of nation. Citing the examples of great scientists and leaders like APJ Abdul Kalam, he encouraged and motivated the young generation to invent, discover and utilize the scientific innovations for the betterment of society.
Prof. A P Mittal talked about various funding parameters proposed by AICTE to encourage scientific innovation and inventions and also funding for modernization of labs, promotion of research etc. Giving examples of 4IR, the fourth industrial revolution, Dr. Paresh Dave discussed how industrial revolution has changed and transformed the world bringing all technologies together.
The conference proved to be a highly successful event. The conference convener, Dr. Kumar Gautam, reported that 159 papers were received from various national and international academic institutes including Bhutan, South Korea, Nepal, Ethopia, UAE etc. Around 100 papers in various parallel seasons were presented in the two days event. Selected 44 research papers will be published by Springer publications. Best paper award was given from each technical session. Dr. Paresh Dave proposed to provide assistance in filing two patents from the college. The positive outcome of this wisdom sharing endeavor has already honed the skills of future leaders.
With great enthusiasm and joy, we share the achievement of DTC students who have excelled in their fields and made us proud. DTC portrays the success of Mr Harshit Aggarwal, 2nd GGSIP University Topper in the engineering course. Also, Mr. Sidhant Jain and Mr. Dinkar Sirohi got 5th and 8th
University topper 2017 – School of Architecture, DTC
It is a proud moment to share that our student ‘Himanshi Sharma’, Batch 2016-21 is the University Topper in GGSIPU in Architecture course.
Also another student ‘Anisha Khandelwal’, Batch 2016-21 bagged 4th position in GGSIPU.
This is the second time our student topped the University.
School of Architecture shall thrive for the same.
” Excellence is not an ACT, its a HABIT” (by: Aristotle)
Himanshi Sharma Anisha Khandelwal
Blood Donation & Free Thalassemia Check up Camp
The Community Connect Project is a continuous program of Delhi Technical Campus. Through the project, the Institute, complete with its staff and students, embraces the responsibility towards the community and environment (both ecological and social) in which it operates. It endeavors to make a positive contribution to the society. A wide range of activities are covered in the project such as conducting blood donation drives, providing assistance during disaster, encouraging staff and students to volunteer, supporting worthy social causes etc.
To continue positive efforts in this direction, this year also our Institute had organized a Blood Donation and Free Thalassemia Check up camp on 3rd Oct 2017.
It was the organized by INNER WHEEL DELHI IPEX.
The camp was organized to help the noble cause of Blood Donation. The Staff and Students were notified in advance and names of the interested donors were taken by the Event – Co-ordinators. The camp started at 10:00 a.m in the morning. Our Honorable Chairman Mr. Vipin Sahni served as a source of great encouragement by being the first donor. He also addressed the students about the importance and benefits of blood donation. The charges for Thalassemia check of all the female blood donors was borne by Honorable Management. The faculty members also participated actively in this noble cause. A team of Doctors checked the blood group and Hemoglobin of each and every Donor. All those who donated blood were awarded Certificates and Memento along with the refreshments. The Team of Doctors thanked our Faculty Members and Students for their co-operation and congratulated DTC Family for donating 134 units of blood and making this drive a great success.
Department of Civil Engineering
Delhi Technical Campus, Greater Noida
Expert Lecture: Green Buildings and Sustainable Urban Matrix
An expert lecture was conducted by the Department of Civil Engineering on the topic “Green Buildings and Sustainable Urban Matrix”. The resource person for the event was Prof. A. K. Jain, Ex Commissioner (Planning), DDA, New Delhi, on September 28, 2017 in Seminar hall at 10:30 am. He is one of the most eminent personalities in the field of Civil Engineering who has established himself as a successful author and researcher. From many years, his books have been referred for teaching. Contacting such an esteemed personality and gracing his presence in Delhi Technical Campus was a tough job which was executed successfully by Ms. Yogita Kushwaha.
Since the topic of the lecture is relevant to B.Arch students as well, students of 3rd and 4th year were accompanied by Ar. Tanya Gupta and other faculty members other than Civil Engineering department. The event started with a bouquet ceremony followed by a welcome speech by Mr. Ankit Sahay, Assistant Professor, addressing the achievements of Prof. A K Jain. With a huge round of applause, he took over the stage and showered the students with his knowledge. To counter the effects of global climate change, this concept is a recent trend. Students were introduced to many interesting concepts related to Green Building. The session was followed with a brainstorming session and concluded by a Vote of Thanks by Dr. Kailash Narayan, HOD (Department of Civil Engineering).
Expert Lecture: Offshore Oil and Gas Platforms (Fixed and floating)-A High-End Complex and Critical Civil & Structural Engineering
With overwhelming response of the previous lecture, an Expert Lecture was conducted by Civil Engineering Department on “Offshore Oil and Gas Platforms (Fixed and floating)-A High-End Complex and Critical Civil & Structural Engineering” on 14th September 2017 in ‘Da Vinci Auditorium’ at 10:00 am by Mr Ashwini Kumar, Director of Apo & Barrier Engineering Company, New Delhi.
The event started with the welcome ceremony of Chief Guest Mr. Ashwini Kumar by Prof. Kailash Narayan, HOD, Civil Engineering Department. Chief Guest Mr. Ashwini Kumar shared his technical views on the topic and his vast experience with the students and faculty members during the session. Certain duration of time was allotted for the students for their queries to be answered. The students participated with full enthusiasm. The entire session was very interactive and fruitful. The session concluded with the Vote of thanks by Prof. Kailash Narayan, Head of Department, Civil Engineering.
Department of Civil Engineering
Delhi Technical Campus, Greater Noida
Achievement Corner/ Academic Events
Expert Lecture: Hypothesis Testing
An expert lecture was conducted by the Civil Engineering Department on the topic “Hypothesis Testing” delivered by Prof. Alka Tripathi, Department of Mathematics, Jaypee Institute of Information Technology, Noida on September 6, 2017 in Seminar hall at 10:00 am.
The event started with the a bouquet ceremony followed by a welcome speech by a student Aditya Manavraj and Anjali Nair , addressing the achievements of the honorable guest Prof. Alka tripathi. With a huge round of applause, she then took over the stage and showered students with a share of her vast knowledge and experiences during the session. Following the session, an interactive queries section was held and a lot of new ideas were discussed. The session concluded with the vote of thanks by Prof. Kailash Narayan, Head of Department and a feeling of intellect all around.