The Department of Mechanical Engineering in V.R. Siddhartha Engineering College on Wednesday organised a two-day workshop on robots titled “Robotryst – 2012”. The event was organised in association with Robosapiens Technologies, Noida, New Delhi.

Addressing the students, Principal K. Mohan Rao pointed out that robots played important role in modern society.

Vice-Principal G. Sambasiva Rao said students should be familiar with the robot technologies, PLC, micro-processor, etc. Head of the Department A.V. Ratna Prasad said students must be enthusiastic and focus on innovative modes that could be of use in day-to-day life.Himanshu Singh, the resource person, explained about the practical applications of robotics.

A. Mallikarjun Rao coordinated the event and 120-odd students from various engineering colleges participated in the event.