The PG and Research Department of Mathematics, Scared Heart College(Autonomous), Tiruppatur-635 601 in collaboration with Jayraj Annapackiam College for Women (Autonomous), Periyakulam, Theni-625 601 organized a Ten-Day Summer Internship Programme on Mathematics and Its Applications between 1st and 10thJune, 2023. The objective of this internship programme was to encourage 16 of II M.Sc Mathematics students of JAC to showcase their talents and overcome their inhibitions. The programme commenced with delivered prayer and Dr. S. U. Vasanthakumar welcomed the gathering. The inaugural address was given by Rev. Dr. G. Theophil Anand, Vice Principal (Shift-I).
Dr. G. Britto Antony Xavier, Coordinator & Associate Professor of Mathematics, briefed the dynamics of the programme and began the class with an introduction to Factorial and Falling Factorials. He taught topics like Raising Factorial, Euler’s Formula, and Fractional Calculus and their Applications. Mr. N. Avinash, Assistant Professor, explained Abelian groups, Non-Abelian groups, Cayley table and diagram, and the Dihedral group. Dr. A. Antony Arockiasamy, Assistant Professor, discussed research prospects in graph theory. Mr. M. Sagaya Nathan, Assistant Professor, shared the experiences of mathematicians and their findings. Dr. S. U. Vasanthakumar and Dr. T. G. Gerly, Assistant Professors of Mathematics, provided hands-on training on LaTex. Furthermore, a study trip to Yelagiri hills was arranged by Rev. Dr.Sathinathan, Administrator, Sacred Heart College, Tiruppatur.
The programme was concluded with valedictory address by Rev. Dr. K. A. Maria Arokiaraj, Principal (Shift-II). He appreciated the students for their active participation in the Internship Programme and distributed certificates. Students shared their experiences and new exploration of the mathematical world in the feedback session. The vote of thanks was delivered by Dr. P. K. Santhi, Associate Professor, and Dr. Jenci Priya, Assistant Professor of Mathematics, Jayaraj Annapackiam College for Women (Autonomous), Periyakulam.