Continuing Education Programme

CVRDE, Avadi
Combat Vehicles Research & Development Establishment (CVRDE), Avadi, organised a course on Heat Treatment and Testing of Metals Metal during 4-8 August 2003. Thirty-six participants from various DRDO labs/estts attended the course. Shri K Kailasapathy, Sci G , Addl Director delivered the inaugural and valedictory addresses.

DMRL, Hyderabad

Defence Metallurgical Research Laboratory (DMRL), Hyderabad, organised a refresher course on Particulate Materials: From Processing to Products during 18-22 August 2003. Thirty-two participants from DMRL and RCMA, Hyderabad attended the course. Dr Dipankar Banerjee, CCR&D (AMS) and Director, DMRL inaugurated the course. Shri S Balasubramanian, Sci F, was the Course Director.

GTRE, Bangalore

Gas Turbine Research Establishment (GTRE), Bangalore, organised a course on Digital Prototyping and Virtual Reality during 4-8 August 2003. Twenty-five participants from various DRDO labs/estts attended the course. Shri TK Sampathkumaran, Emeritus Scientist, GTRE was the Chief Guest for the valedictory function and distributed certificates to the participants.

GTRE also organised a workshop on
Contract Management during 21-22 August 2003. Thirty participants from Ordinance Factory, Kolkata; and various DRDO labs/estts attended the workshop.


High Energy Materials Research Laboratory (HEMRL), Pune, organised a course on Pyrotechnics during   4-8 August 2003. Dr Haridwar Singh, Outstanding Scientist & Director, HEMRL inaugurated the course. Twenty-six participants attended the course. Dr BK Athawale, Sci F, was the Course Director, while Dr MR Somayajulu, Sci F, was the Course Coordinator.

IAT, Pune
Institute of Armament Technology (IAT), Pune, organised three CEP courses simultaneously on the topics: Flow Induced Vibration and Related Environmental Assisted Failures; Cooling Techniques for Electronic Equipment; and Design Methodologies for Armaments during 4-8 August 2003.

ITM, Mussoorie

Institute of Technology Management (ITM), Mussoorie, organised courses on Critical Issues in Technology Transfer for Productionising Indigenously Developed Product Systems during 18-21 August 2003; Professional Excellence in Materials Management during 25-29 August and Organisational Effectiveness through Behavioural Science during 27-31 August 2003.

NSTL, Visakhapatnam

Naval Science & Technological Laboratory (NSTL),Visakhapatnam, organised two courses on Metrology and Inspection and 6 DOF Trajectory Simulation for Underwater Vehicles during 4-14 August 2003 and 25-29 August 2003, respectively.