A one day National Seminar on “Green Fuels” was organized in the department of Mechanical Engineering on 31st Jan, 2018. This national seminar was inaugurated by the honorable director, centre for Environmental Studies Dr. Ashutosh Debata as chief guest along with former CES director Dr. Sailabala Padhi, deputy director, OREDA Dr. Ashok Kumar Choudhury and Professor, OUAT Dr. Mahendra Ku Mohanty as guest of honours. All the above keynote speakers delivered their talk focusing on the green fuels like bio-fuels, bio-mass, bio-diesel, animal fats, solar energy and algae culture with an aim to take on challenges due to rapid depletion of fossil fuels and environmental pollution. Around 200 participants including delegates,faculty and students were present in all four sessions of this enlightened national seminar. Dr. R. N. Satapathy, Executive director (S&D) presented the inaugural address and Dr. Ajay Kumar Sahoo, HoD of Mechanical Engineering coordinated and conducted this national seminar.
Dignitaries of state level seminar “GREEN FUELS” on 31st Jan,2018