The field of materials and metallurgical engineering is projected to be of enormous importance for the progress and growth of the society. Young practitioners of this field, therefore, require to be imparted with better skill-sets. In order to fulfill this objective, Jamshedpur Chapter of the Indian Institution of Metals (IIM), National Institute of Technology Jamshedpur, Tata Steel Limited and CSIR-National Metallurgical Laboratory of India have been working together to nurture and mentor young metallurgists and inspire them to flourish into dedicated professionals. This Students' Seminar has been initiated to provide a common platform for promising and aspiring metallurgists to interact with the pool of experts from industries, R&D centers and academic institutes. The student participants of this event will get an opportunity to update their current knowledgebase, and share their academic achievements, innovative thoughts and new ideas in the field of metallurgy and materials technology.
Since its inception in the year 2012, the seminar "Behind the Teacher's Desk (BTTD)“ has blossomed into one of the most sought-after event among the student fraternity. BTTD has held annually at the CSIR-NML Jamshedpur, and attracts many students from across the world. The event provides a launch pad to the students for showcasing their novel ideas/ innovations and interacting with scientists, eminent metallurgists, engineers and entrepreneurs so as to develop new skills in the field of metallurgy and materials technology. Like last year, this year also we have organized the seminar in a virtual platform as eBTTD202i.
Invited student participants in following three levels:
There are prestigious awards for winners/ runner-up of each category and levels. Certificate will be given to all active participants.
Theme of eBTTD202i is “METALLURGY for new Technologies and Innovations” which is broadly classified under following four topics
Interested students should submit their ideas on the above theme and topics with a short abstract (max 300 words) along with a 4 minute (+ / - 30 sec) video presentation (max file size 100 MB). Last date for abstract and video submission is 12 December, 2021. Shortlisted entries will be uploaded in eBTTD-IIM YouTube channel for interaction during eBTTD202i week, 13-19 December. 2021. Based on the interactions and judgements by subject experts, selected entries will be nominated for final eBTTD2020 seminar on 20 December. 2021. The seminar will be conducted through WebEx-Event and its link will be e-mailed to all participants.
The abstract has to be submitted in MS Word format, the template of which can be availed by clicking here.
The video can be made by using MS PowerPoint 2010 or latter versions adding your own speech [ File> Export> Create video file, selecting HD quality mp4 format ].
On line registration form is available here eBTTD 202i Registration Form and the participants are requested to fill it on or, before December 12, 2021.
Shortlisted entries will be uploaded in eBTTD-IIM YouTube channel for interaction during eBTTD202i week, 18-25 November, 2021. Based on the interactions and judgements by subject experts, selected entries will be nominated for final eBTTD2020 seminar on 27 November, 2021. The seminar will be conducted through WebEx-Event and its link will be e-mailed to all participants.
Nemai Chandra Gorain, Convener, eBTTD202i, Tata Steel Ltd. Jamshedpur Email: firstname.lastname@example.org / email@example.com Mobile : 7763807384
Dr. M. Malathi,Joint Convener, eBTTD202i, CSIR-National Metallurgical Laboratory Jamshedpur-831007 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Phone: 0657-2345303, Mobile : 6200671742