Today students, whether high school, undergraduate, or post-graduate, face a lot of performance-related stress and associated issues. Many among them face problems such as peer/ parental pressure, lack of concentration, uncertainty, and lack of motivation. It is no wonder that many among them land into depression and psychological problems. This seminar will present some golden tips for success based on the traditional knowledge system on how to maximize performance on the academic front without undue stress. Tips for time management, keeping clarity of thoughts, and leading a balanced life-style shall be presented. The speaker, who is in the academic line for over sixteen years, has been in close interaction with the student community. He likes mentoring students with these time tested tips for tasting success in academics and career.
06:00 pm to 07:00 pm, 24 Oct
Dr. Suresh Bhalla (Srutkirti Das) is Professor at the Department of Civil Engineering, IIT Delhi. His main areas of interest are smart structures, structural health monitoring, electro-mechanical impedance (EMI) technique, bio-mechanics/ bio-medical applications of smart materials, piezoelectric energy harvesting and engineered bamboo structures. Dr. Bhalla has published over 50 papers in international journals, and over 70 in international/ national refereed conferences/ workshops. He has co-authored two books “Smart Materials in Structural Health Monitoring, Control and Biomechanics (Springer)” and “Piezoelectric Materials: Applications in SHM, Energy Harvesting and Bio-mechanics (Wiley)”. He has also contributed chapters for three other books.