SCT-Chemical Engineering students participated in an Innovation Project Exhibition last March 3, 2019 at Salalah Youth Complex, Salalah. This exhibition was organized by a newly formed committee of innovative minds called “Fingerprint,2nd Edition” in cooperation with the National Youth Commission (NYC) and The Scientific Research Council.
On display were more than 30 projects from Dhofar University, Salalah College of Technology, College of Applied Sciences-Salalah, Caledonian College of Engineering and other schools and local entrepreneurs.
Most of the participating students found the exhibition a platform to showcase their talents and their capability to hit the job market using innovative ideas or with their own entrepreneurial projects.
The title of the project that won 1st place - “Adsorption of Zinc from Aqueous Solution using Banana Peel and Stem Powder”. This project explains the economic treatment process for the removal of zinc metal present in the effluent streams coming from various chemical industries especially electroplating and paint industries.
Corporate participants and experts from different industries assessed all the displayed projects , after which the Chemical Engineering project was announced winner.
Students Involved in the Project Competition were;
- ALI AHMED OBAID BAIT SAID
- BASEM MOHAMMED AAMER AL AAMRI
- MARWAN MUSALLAM SAID FADHIL
- SAID HAMED 'ABDULLAH AL-SAADI
- SALIM MUSALLAM MUSTAHIL ILSH AL KATHIRI
- TARIQ SALIM AHMAD HAR AL KATHIRI
Dr. Rakesh Namdeti, Lecturer in Chemical Engineering was the project supervisor.