Texas Instruments Lab

The TI Lab was inaugurated in the Dept. of ECE by Dr.Biswadeep Mitra, President and Managing Director of TI India, and Dr.C.P.Ravikumar, Director, University Relations on the 7th June 2011. The objective of TI lab is to provide exposure and hands-on experience in the application of TI technologies by implementing innovative industry oriented projects by the students. An award ceremony for the winners of the TI India Analog Design Contest-2010 was conducted in BVRIT on 7th June’2011. BVRIT was awarded with best second runner-up award for its project 'Quadriplegic wheel chair communicator' in TI ADC-2010. TI donated Stellaris-ARM Cortex M3, ASLKv2010, Beagle boards for the benefit of TI lab students & faculty. Subsequently training programs are being conducted for B.Tech ECE students to work on TI hardware.

Major Hardware & Software
HP Computers, STELLARIES BEAGLE BOARDs, ASLK KITS, CODE COMPOSER STUDIO

Achievements

  • TI ADC- 2010: Project “Quadriplegic Tilt Wheel Chair Communicator” Won First runner up with prize with cash award $1500 in the first round and US $3750 in the final round.
  • TI ADC- 2010: Project “Speech and Touch based smart home” showcased in TI ADC-2010
  • TI ADC- 2010: Project “Multipurpose voice activated system” showcased for TI ADC-2010
  • TI ADC - 2011: ECE Students showcased project “Blind Navigation for Visually Challenged”
  • TI MCU - 2012: ECE Students showcased project “An automobile control mechanism for the detection of Drunken Driving using FTIR”
  • 4 Projects are cleared First level in TI ADC-2012 ongoing Contest.

Activities

Academic Year

No. of Projects

No. of Students

No. of Faculty involved

2010-11

2

4

2

2011-12

2

4

2

2012-13

9

28

7

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