The Department of Mechanical Engineering, Faculty of Engineering, Manav Rachna University organized an Alumni Lecture on “Overview of Patents and Innovation” by Mr. Lakshay Sharma, Sagacious Research (Pass out student MRU- 2017) recently. The lecture was attended by Dr Sujata Nayak, HoD, Department of Mechanical Engineering; faculty members and students of 4th and 6th semester of Mechanical Engineering Department.
Mr. Lakshay Sharma enlightened the students on developing different skills to bridge the gap between industry and academia. The lecture included basics of patenting in the areas of renewable energies such as different latest developments in this area and also skills required for employment in Mechanical Engineering students. He also emphasized the essential requirement for students to enhance their skill level by improving communication skills, and technical knowledge by participating in project/industrial training etc.
The vote of thanks was given by senior faculty member Sh. R.C. Chaturvedi who also presented a small token of appreciation to Mr. Sharma and congratulated all the faculty members and students for making the event successful.
As per the feedback received from the students, it was a good learning experience for them as the lecture helped them in understanding the various aspects of patenting and career progression.