RIME2021 – International e-Conference for students on Recent Innovations in Mechanical Engineering
Recent Innovation in Mechanical Engineering, RIME 2021, was a 2 day extravagant e-conference with all the bells and whistles despite the course of pandemic. This event was hosted during the 24th and 25th of July, 2021, and was organised by Mechanical Engineering Students Association, MESA. The event was held on an online platform, and was also streamed live on YouTube. RIME 2021 received a whopping 35 papers from all around the country, and 21 research papers were selected to be published in the e-proceedings with ISBN number. These papers were from diverse fields in mechanical engineering, including material science, hydrogen internal combustion engine, boiler technologies, CFD analysis, robotics, metal forming and many more.
Many dignitaries graced their presence in this conference and guided the young minds to a greater future towards research and innovation. The chief guest on the first day was Mr. Rajesh Sampat, COO, InspirOn Engineering Pvt Ltd, and the expert on the second day was Mr. Sitanshu Bhatt, General Manager, Linde Engineering Pvt Ltd, Vadodara. The Director of Institute of technology, Nirma University, Dr. Rajesh N Patel and the head of mechanical engineering department, Dr. Kaushik M Patel, were also present at the e-conference.
At the end of the e-conference, 2 papers were awarded best paper award. The first was on using plastics as an alternative fuel in boilers, and the second was on automatic emergency braking system for 4 wheel vehicles. Both the papers were awarded with a cash prize of 1000 rupees. The delegates present gave a hearty and positive feedback and the conference turned out to be a grand success, due to the diligence and hard work of the organising committee and the board members of MESA.
Date : 24-25/July/2021