NMIT Students Team guided by Mr. Rajeesh P (Asst Professor, Mechanical Engg) and consisting of;
1. Abhinav Mahinder – S7(Mech)-Team Leader
2. Sijo T Evgeen – S7(Mech)
3. Johnson Antony – S7(Mech)
4. Rohith E P – S7(Mech)
5. Tejeswinath K P – S7(Mech)
6. Aswin A – S7(Mech)
is one of the seven teams selected by Kerala State Council for Science, Technology & Environment from all over Kerala for providing financial assistance for developing the prototype/working model of “Multidimensional harvester and real time quality and quantity evaluation (An electronically controlled mechanical device to evaluate and harvest Coconuts or Arecanut), under the A P J Abdul Kalam Youth Challenge Programme.
The selection was made by a panel of eminent scientists and technologists after detailed studies.
The team will be eligible for funding upto Rs. 5 lakhs for developing the prototype/working model and the winning team among the seven teams will be eligible for an award of Rs. 50 lakhs, along with support and guidance for developing the project commercially.