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Ruhuna Engineering Faculty Students Won the Second Place at IET Global Challenge 2015

A team of three final-year students, who participated in the international design competition “IET Global Challenge 2015” won the second place. The members of the team were, Mr. Najath Akram of DEIE, Ms. Nirmani Ranchagoda of DEIE and Mr. Thanura Malinga of DMME. The competition was organized by the Institution of Engineering and Technology (IET), UK and the challenge was to design a low cost, lightweight, portable laptop cooling device that protects against humidity and dust in high ambient temperature. The team competed against 250 designs from 157 countries and was able to win the second place for their design “The iCooler”. The Faculty wishes to congratulate the team for this great achievement.

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