Day 3 - Science Quest: Let’s Talk Chemistry!

Wed, 24th May, 2023 - 06:30 pm

Day 3 of Crystal and Science Quest 2023 was hosted by the Department of Chemistry. Commencing at 10 am, the program began with an engaging talk titled "Let's Talk Chemistry" delivered by Dr. Dinesh Jagadeesan. The session proved to be both informative and entertaining, captivating the audience. Following that, Harikrishnan M. G (JTS) gave a talk on the topic 'Chemistry around You', which explored intriguing aspects of chemistry and highlighted ongoing research within the chemistry department at IIT Palakkad.

In the afternoon, our research scholars organized a thrilling quiz called 'Bonding Battle'. The quiz comprised six rounds, with six teams competing for the top spots. At the conclusion, three teams emerged  victorious, and they were awarded attractive prizes. The final segment of the program featured an experiment demonstration titled "The Chemical Marvel";. Research scholars and chemistry staff members conducted four captivating experiments. Additionally, students were given the opportunity to participate in the demonstrations, and they thoroughly enjoyed this interactive segment. Feedback was collected from the students, and as a token of appreciation, a small gift was distributed to each of them. The session concluded with closing remarks from our Head of Department, Dr. Dinesh Jagadeesan.