The Information Technology (IT) Department hosted a webinar entitled “Compiling the Research Article into an International standard format using TexStudio Tool”. The event was successfully conducted on June 15, 2020, at 10:30 a.m. using the Google Meet platform. It was organized by the Research and Consultancy (R&C) Committee headed by the Chair, Dr. R. Venkateswaran with the guidance of Dr. Fatima Al-Shanfari, HOD, IT department. The event was intended for the teaching staff across all the departments in the college.
The main objective of this webinar is to develop the research skills of the teachers specifically on how to prepare and compile a research article in an international standard format using the latest tool.
The webinar formally started with welcome remarks followed by an introduction to the speaker by Dr. R. Venkateswaran. Mrs. Shradha Dwivedi, a Math lecturer of the IT department, unselfishly shared her expertise as the speaker of the said event. During the first part of the presentation, the speaker gave a concise yet clear discussion on the importance of Research, article preparation, format, and contents of the research paper. Further, the speaker presented the importance and use of the TexStudio tool. In the second part of the presentation, the speaker enthusiastically gave the actual practical demonstration on how to apply or use the said tool in preparing a research article based on international format.
A total of 58 staff participated in the webinar. They were given a copy of the complete handouts and will soon receive an e-certificate prepared by the HR Committee of the IT department.
All the participants were very grateful and showed deep appreciation to the R & C Committee for the initiative and the effort and to the speaker for her generosity in imparting her expertise and for the great and very interesting discussion.
The session concluded at 11:45 a.m.
The R & C Committee would like to thank the college management and the IT Department for the continuous support in all their research development activities.