Meeting with Professor Fred. Cawood from University of Witseatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa.
1st November, 2016

In our efforts to enhance international outreach a team led by Principal School of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Dr. Syed Mohammad Hassan Zaidi had a meeting with Prof. Fredrick Cawood who is a Director of Mining Institute at University of Witswatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa to forge international collaborations.

Several collaborative projects in the domain of Digital mining were discussed. Dr. Saad Bin Qaisar shared his experience regarding a mining safety project using wireless sensor network .

Both parties have agreed upon a pilot project which will be deployed in the mock mine in the Mining Institute at University of Witswatersrand early next year.