The Electrical Engineering Students
of the College of Engineering, Prince Sultan University (PSU), recently
ventured into the exciting world of electric vehicles (EVs) by attending the
"EV Show 2023" expo organized by Electromin. Accompanied by Dr.
Umashankar Subramaniam, Associate Professor; Mr. Sivakumar Selvam, Lecturer;
and Dr. Prabhakaran, Postdoctoral Fellow (Renewable Energy Lab), a group of
enthusiastic electrical engineering students embarked on a journey that left
them both enlightened and inspired.
The "EV Show 2023"
expo, hosted at a prestigious venue, offered a glimpse into the cutting-edge
developments in EV technology. PSU's delegation had the unique opportunity to
explore industrial EV charger products, learn about electric vehicles (EVs)
classes, and delve into their intricate operational details. Esteemed companies
such as Circontrol, ABB, Siemens, Schneider Electric, Volvo, Nissan, and
Mercedes-Benz's EV truck division showcased their latest innovations, leaving
students with a comprehensive understanding of the rapidly evolving EV
The visit also included an
exciting encounter with Mr. Kalyana Sundaram, CEO of Electromin. Students
eagerly interacted with Mr. Kalyana Sundaram, sharing their passion for EV
technologies and discussing their career aspirations. In a heartening gesture,
Mr. Sundaram expressed his genuine interest in supporting these aspiring
engineers. He offered internship opportunities at Electromin, enabling students
to gain hands-on experience in the dynamic world of electric mobility.
Furthermore, he extended a warm invitation for the students to visit
Electromin's head office, where they can witness the company's services
firsthand and explore its cutting-edge technologies.
Dr. Umashankar Subramaniam
praised the expo's outcomes and the encounter with Mr. Sundaram. "This
experience has broadened our students' horizons. Mr. Sundaram's mentorship and
willingness to provide opportunities exemplify the collaborative spirit of the
Mr. Sivakumar Selvam, lecturer at
PSU, underscored the educational significance of such interactions. "Our
students observed the future of EV technology and established invaluable
connections with industry leaders. These experiences inspire our students and
set them on a path to contribute significantly to the sustainable future of
Prince Sultan University remains
committed to equipping its students with practical experiences and industry
connections, ensuring they are well-prepared to lead the charge in the evolving
field of electrical engineering and sustainable technology. The "EV Show
2023" visit exemplifies PSU's dedication to nurturing the next generation
of electrical engineers and innovators.