It was selected for the prize at the 27th Indian Engineering Congress held in New Delhi

The article authored by a two-member team of the National Institute of Technology, Tiruchi (NIT-T) has been selected as the best research article in the field of electronics and communication engineering at the 27th Indian Engineering Congress held in New Delhi from December 13 to 16.

The congress was organised by the Institution of Engineers (India) on the theme ‘Engineering for sustainable development and inclusive growth: vision 2025’.

The research article titled ‘A CAD approach based on Artificial Neural Networks (ANN) for two-layered Substrate Coplanar Waveguides’, authored by P. Thiruvalar Selvan, research scholar, Electronics and Communication Engineering department, NIT-T, and S. Raghavan, professor, in the same department, was selected for the 'Corps of Engineers Prize'.

Application of ANN for the analysis of the Microwave Integrated Circuit (MIC - two layered CPW) is a new attempt. The research article was published in the Electronics and Telecommunication Engineering journal of the Institution of Engineers (India).

Mr. Thiruvalar Selvan received the award at the valediction of the congress from S.S. Rathore, president of the Institution of Engineers (India).

The congress was inaugurated by the President Pranab Mukherjee.