The Post Graduate Department of Mathematics, St. Philomena college, Puttur in association with Forum of Mathematics Teachers in colleges of Mangalore University, has organized the inauguration of certificate course and one day workshop on ‘Scilab/Maxima’, on 16th March 2019.
The resourse person of the workshop Dr Sushan Bairy ,Coordinator, PG Department of Mathematics, Vijaya College, Basavanagudi, Bangalore, symbolically inaugurated the programme and said that the introduction of laboratories in UG courses help the students to solve the problems using programming and thus to enhance the knowledge of the subject.
The president, Rev. Dr Antony Prakash Monteiro, the Campus Director and Chairman for PG Studies addressed the participants and said “Scilab/Maxima are very useful tools not only in mathematics but also in other branches of Science such as Physics, Chemistry and Biology. These kind of workshops exposes the students to master the programming languages.”
Ms. Prathibha SG and team prayed for the success of the program. Mrs. Vaishnavi C welcomed the gathering. The Coordinator of the PG department of Mathematics, Prof. Ganesh Bhat gave the introductory remark. Mr. Vrikshavardhana Hebbar N proposed vote of thanks and Ms. Anusha L compeered the program. The members of the FORMAT and faculties of the department Mr. Mohan Raj S, Mr. Karthik K were present on the occasion