Institute Colloquium

IIT Palakkad periodically organizes prestigious public lectures as part of the series called "Institute Colloquium". Distinguished personalities from Academia and Industry are invited by the Institute to speak and interact with the young students and faculty on a topic of contemporary interest. The speakers and the topics covered under the Institute Colloquium in the past are provided below.


7th March, 2018

Prof. K Thyagarajan (Retired Professor of Physics, IIT Delhi, New Delhi)Dept. of Physics, Bennett University, Greater Noida, UP

 Quantum nature of light and photon
4th April, 2018 Prof. L Sriramkumar (Professor of Physics, IIT Madras ) Hawking's-genius
26th September, 2018 Prof. N. Mukunda (Retired Professor, IISc, Bangalore) ECG Sudarshan's Life and  Work- An appreciation
9th January, 2019 Dr. Mylswamy Annadurai, Former Director, ISRO Satellite Center Indian Space Programme: Opportunities and Challenges for Technologists & Entrepreneurs
6th February, 2019 Prof. Ravi Subrahmanyan, Director, Raman Research Institute, Bangalore Cosmic Dawn: When the first stars and galaxies were born
15th May, 2019 Prof. S. Sivaram, Institute Colloquium Porous Functional Polymers As Separators For Lithium Ion Batteries
March 27, 2019 Prof. Sundar Sarukkai, Professor of Philosophy,  National Institute of Advanced Studies, Bangalore. Creativity in Science