Faculty Development Programs
Our Department of Mechanical Engineering organized a Faculty Development Program FDP on ‘Futuristic Biodegradable Materials for Orthopedic Implants’ by Dr. Uma Batra, Professor and Head, Department of Materials and Metallurgical Engineering, Punjab Engineering, Chandigarh.
An in-depth knowledge was provided on the importance of #biomaterials along with the recent trends in this domain. Besides this, she explained the extensive applications of biomaterials in heart valve, dental implant, hip replacement and knee replacement.
All in all, the faculty members were encouraged to conduct research in this area and add to the ever-growing scope of biomaterials.