Expert talk on Medicinal Plants by Prof. (Dr.) Minoo parabia on 31st Ausgust 2019
It was absolute privilege to have the living legend and renowned botanist – Dr Minoo Parabia-(retired prof.-Bioscience dept. VNSGU, Surat) on our campus at V V P Engineering College, Rajkot on 31st August 2019 for talk arranged for undergraduates of Biotechnology engineering on “Some Observations on Status and Research Avenues for Medicinal Plants”. The super rich content of the slides with botanical information on local plant species have certainly benefited the students and sensitized them towards their growth. That will contribute to medicinal plant growths in the Gujarat which is appreciable outcome.
Biotech seminar on “Environmental Sustainability” By Padmashree Dr. Sharad Kale (BARC- Mumbai)
V.V.P Engineering College-Rajkot is the very prestigious institute of Saurashtra-Kutch region. The Biotechnology Engineering Department of this college has organized an expert lecture on “Environmental sustainability”, on 12th September 2015. The lecture was delivered by a very distinguished and prominent scientist Padmashree Dr. Sharad Kale, Head, Technology Transfer and Collaboration Division, BHABHA ATOMIC RESEARCH CENTRE, MUMBAI. The students from four different departments of this college, viz. Biotechnology, Chemical, Nanotechnology and Civil Engineering Departments have attended this expert lecture.
Apart from students, Dr. Sachin Parikh (Principal, VVP Engineering College), Prof. D.H. Sur (Head, Biotechnology Department), Dr. V. Umrania (Head, Microbiology, Mahila College) and faculty members of various departments of VVPEC also actively took part in the facilitation of this expert lecture.
Padmashree Dr. Sharad Kale delivering the expert lecture to students.
Padmashree Dr. Sharad Kale with Chairman shree Praveen Kaka, Dr. V. Umrania (Head, Microbiology, Mahila College) and Prof. D.H. Sur (Head, Biotechnology Department, VVPEC ,Rajkot)
An expert lecture by Dr. Wagmen to Biotechnology students
An Expert Talk with Dr. Anant Patel on 18.12.2014
Dr. Anant Patel, Research Professor, F. H. Bielefeld, University of Applied Sciences, Germany has expertise in Chemical Engineering and Alternative fuels. He worked as a group leader at the Institute of Technology and Biosystems Engineering, Federal Agricultural Research Centre, Department of Environmental precaution. First meet was organized with Dr. Anant Patel on 20th February, 2013 held at Gujarat Technological University Chandkheda and second meet was held at V. V. P. Engineering College on 18th December, 2014 during which he visited all the laboratories of Biotechnology Engineering Department. He discussed all possibilities where various areas of Biotechnology can be conquered to generate possibilities of future education and research with win-win situation.
An Expert Talk by Dr. Beena Patel on 21.1.2015
Dr Beena Patel is leading research at Abellon CleanEnergy Ltd, Ahmedabad and associated with many international journals of bio-energy as member of review board committee and member of Bioenergy Council of India. Dr. Beena Patel completed her Ph.D in Cancer Genomics from Gujarat University and further worked on various technologies for energy profiling for cellular interaction during post doctorate fellowship at Houston, Texas, USA. On January 21st, 2015, Dr. Beena Patel delivered an expert lecture at Biotechnology Engg. Dept., V. V. P. Engineering College, on “Biofertilizers”. She focused on ongoing research of Abellon Clean Energy at Ahmedabad.