Date

14th January 2017

Competition will start at 8:30 a.m. and will end at 4:30 p.m.

Objectives

This activity is aimed at popularizing IEEE among the student community as well as to boost the electronic design interest and capabilities of Sri Lankan university students. Design Task: An electronic circuit design task chosen by the IEEE SL Executive Committee.

Format

Groups of up to 3 undergraduate students per team with at least one IEEE student member (membership should be active on the registration deadline Dec. 26
th 2016) in the team will complete the design task within 8 hours. The competition will be concurrently held at four institutes: University of Peradeniya, University of Moratuwa, University of Ruhuna, and Sri Lanka Institute of Information Technology. The competitors will be invigilated by university lecturers and industry professionals throughout the competition. Necessary electronic components, circuit boards, a note book, power supplies, equipment (Oscilloscope, function generator, soldering iron, etc.), and access to the Internet will be provided.

Prizes

Cash prizes as well as certificates will be awarded to the winners at the IEEE Sri Lanka Section Annual General Meeting. All the participants will receive certificates of participation.

Registration

Please send an e-mail to Dr. TSS Jayawardana, Coordinator of the Electronic Design Competition, IEEE Sri Lanka Section (jaya@uom.lk) with a copy to respective student branch counselor to register.

Please include in the e-mail:

• IEEE Student Branch
• Student Branch Counselor (name, e-mail address and telephone)
• Students on the design team (names, IEEE membership numbers, e-mail addresses and years)
• Any special dietary requirements
• Group Name (Optional)

Deadline for registration

26th December 2016

Depending on the lab setups available in each University, the maximum number of groups hosted by each University will be limited. Therefore, if there are more registrants than available number of setups, first-come first-served basis (based on the time stamp of the email to register) will be used to choose the groups to participate in the competition. Therefore, register as early as possible to avoid being left out from the competition.

Contact Details

Dr. Sanath Jayawardana,
Coordinator of the Electronic Design Competition, IEEE Sri Lanka Section
Email: jaya@uom.lk, TP: 0773909421

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