We are glad to share with you a brief report on a Ham Radio Demo was conducted on 26 July 2016 by Academy of Ham Radio, in Potti Sriramulu College of Engineering & Technology, Vijayawada. We are so much thankful to the Principal, Mr. Kamisetti Nageswara Rao, Potti Sriramulu College of Engineering & Technology, Vijayawada for having provided us an opportunity to conduct World Amateur Radio programme where in an awareness and description on Ham Radio, how it is being used by millions of Radio Hams all over the World.
Latest Developments in Ham Radio resulted in increasing Global communication network covering all over the world among Radio Amateurs through Eco link using simple Hand held transceivers which are available at very cheaper rates in International Market. More than 400 candidates including Students and faculty members have participated.
Mr. J. Lakshmi Narayana, Professor and HOD Electronics and communications Engineering , Mr. Rangarao Professor Electronics and communications Engineering and Members of other Faculties of Potti Sriramulu College of Engineering & Technology, Vijayawada have extended their fullest cooperation and made this programme a grand success. Most of the participants have come forward to become Radio Hams and to join in Ham Radio activities and they felt that their services could be used in a great way to State & Central Governments in providing Emergency Relief Communications during the times of Natural Disasters.
The Management of Academy of Ham radio is planning to conduct awareness programmes and sensitize more and more students and others to become Radio Hams.
A. Ramesh Babu, VU2RDM
Coordinator, Training Programme