The Department of Physics, Al-Ameen College, in collaboration with Association of Physics Teachers, Kerala (APT) organized a “ONE DAY WORKSHOP & HANDS ON TRAINING ON ExpEYES” on 15th October 2019 at the College Seminar Hall. ExpEYES is a hardware and software framework for developing and demonstrating Science and Engineering experiments in classrooms without getting into the details of electronics or computer programming. The programme is aimed at motivating school teachers, faculty members of Science & Engineering colleges and students.
The inaugural session started with a silent prayer. Prof. Hiba Rahman, HOD, Dept of Physics, welcomed the gathering and Prof. Sasidharan M B, Principal, Al-Ameen College, formally inaugurated the workshop. Dr.Ajithkumar B P, Senior Scientist, IUAC, New Delhi and the founder developer of the ExpEYES project led the classes and hands on sessions. The first technical session was an introduction to ExpEYES, including the demonstration of experiments. The second session dealt with an introduction on Python.
The workshop was attended by 23 students of Al-Ameen College and 5 teachers from other Higher Secondary Schools. The audience, motivated by the demonstration of experiments, were eager to carry out the hands-on activities. The programme concluded with a vote of thanks proposed by Dr.Sreeja S, Department of Physics.