To strengthen the research skills of our staff, engineering department, Research and Consultancy committee organized a workshop entitled “Effective Online Tools for Research” on 24th of May 2022, 12.15 PM at MECH 15L. The speaker,Dr. Sivamani S., an eminent faculty of Chemical Engineering Department UTAS Salalah, delivered a rich and comprehensive talk about the topic.
The workshop focused mainly on the overview of online tools for various research activities. Also, the presentation aimed to provide participants, hands-on experience in using online tools. The hands on activities during the lecture included, verifying the genuineness of journals, finding suitable journals for publications, bibliometric search, and literature survey techniques were discussed in this workshop. The online tools included usage of prominent websites like, Web of Science, Scopus, Scimago, Elsevier Journal Finder, Springer Journal Suggester, Taylor & Francis Journal Suggester, Wiley Journal Finder, Thick Check Submit, Google Scholar, Publish or Perish, etc is demonstrated.
This event was organized by Dr. Saikat Banerjee, Head of R&C committee (Engg.), Dr. M. F. Rahman, Member of R&C committee (Engg.) and Dr. Rakesh N, Member of R&C committee (Engg.).
A total of 27 participants joined the workshop from the Business and Engineering Departments of UTAS-Salalah. Their feedback received from the participants was overwhelming.