Aug 26, 2016

Civil Engineering Talk Series

The Department of Civil Engineering in association with the ISTE Kerala Section has started a technical talk series for the Civil Engineering students in our college. The first of its kind was conducted on 22 August, 2016 in the St. Alphonsa hall in Amal Jyothi College of Engineering, Kanjirappally. Dr. Babu Alapppat, Professor from IIT Delhi was the guest speaker for the session. 

Dr. Babu Alappat gave some wonderful and exciting ideas about the advancements in the Treatment techniques of municipal solid wastes during his talk. The audience comprised of final and pre-final year students and faculty of Civil engineering department. The talk ended with a question and answer session.

Aug 20, 2016

The Department of Civil Engineering in association with the ISTE Kerala Section has started  a technical talk series for the Civil Engineering students in our college. The first of it's kind is going to be held on 22 August, 2016 in St. Alphonsa Hall. All of you are cordially welcomed. Dr. Babu Alappat from IIT Delhi will be the guest speaker for the session.

Aug 11, 2016

Grand opening for the Civil Cup

The Civil Cup has started with an eventful opening match between the Civil Faculty and the final year B. Tech students. The exhibition match was in the AJCE main ground on 10th August 2016. The knockout matches will be held for the next two weeks......So Boot up!!!

Civil Faculty Team

Aug 9, 2016

ICI Student Chapter arranges workshop : "Journey through the Concrete Jungle"

A workshop was conducted on 30th July, 2016 by the Indian Concrete Institute Student Chapter of Amal Jyothi College of Engineering, Kanjirappally in Alphonsa Hall. The official meeting started at 2 PM in the afternoon. The event began with a prayer song after which ICI acting coordinator Asst. Prof. Danny Thomas welcomed the Chief Guest of the day Prof. Cyrus Minocher Dordi (Adjunct professor in IIT Bombay) and Mr. Shelly S Fernandez, HOD of Civil Engg. Dept. Prof. Sr. Claramma Rosary, Mr. Aaron Thomas Varghese (ICI students Representative) and all others who had gathered for  the meeting and presented the ICI previous activities and Amal Jyothi College of Engineering participation.

Next was inaugural speech by Fr. Rev. Jose Kannampuzha (Principal, AJCE). He motivated the students with his speech and advised them to make best use of the opportunity and requested the students to be concrete rather than being an abstract. He explains about the field of explore in concrete area with different invention and new techniques.  In his speech, father mentioned about the importance of using concrete in an eco-friendly manner. This was followed by a felicitation from Mr. Shelly S Fernandez who is the former chairman of ICI Cochin Chapter.

Then the chief guest Prof. Cyrus Minocher Dordi took charge and delivered a wonderful lecture on Construction. A nostalgic journey through his humble college life in IIT Bombay and his early life in the construction industry tells us to cherish the little moments in life. Using the Analog of a forest i.e. the hierarchy of different animals in the co-operate construction world and how we can effectively traverse this Jungle and how to survive. He explained how the practical knowledge & theoretical knowledge go hand in hand often completing each other.

He discussed about the important laws of concrete jungle like
·     Concrete Mix design and its application on site
·         Formwork design, Reinforcement layout and site checks.
·         Importance of workability and its relation to w/c.
·         Minimum cement content and maximum w/c (Durability).
·         Execution of concreting operation on site and importance of curing.

The session lasted for a couple of hours at the end of it Mr Dordi was presented with a memento by Mr T.K Georgekutty. The vote of thanks was delivered by Mr Roger Samuel. The training program came to an end by 4:00 PM.

AICERA 2016 - icISEC @ Amal Jyothi College of Engineering

Amal Jyothi College of Engineering, Kanjirappally has been organizing its annual International Conference under the banner Annual International Conference on Emerging Research Areas (AICERA) since 2011. The conference aims to support current interest and development in the various disciplines of engineering. The regime of AICERA-2016 hopefully would enable to bring together on to one platform the current advancements in structural engineering, construction and its management.
The sixth edition of the AICERA series will be organized by the Department of Civil Engineering with the title theme ‘International Conference on Innovations in Structural Engineering and Construction’ (icISEC) from 29 to 30 July 2016. The conference is targeted to bring engineers, academicians, scientists, industry researchers, research scholars and students on a common platform to present, discuss and share their experiences and research innovations on the recent developments in the broadened field of Structural Engineering, Construction Materials and Management.