LAHORE: The Department of Engineering, Government College University (GCU) Lahore students have achieved a milestone by inventing several instruments which are run by smartphone apps.
These instruments were showed in an exhibition arranged by the University administration. The Vice Chancellor of the College Professor Dr Muhammad Khaliq –ur-Rahman was the chief guest.
Instruments invented by students include an electricity meter which informs customer about meter billing information with stipulated time.
A modern electric device to stop railway train collusion is also invented, others instruments and devices are surgical robotic arm, puzzles solver robot, smart energy saving device for homes, GSM base power distribution system, modern system for traffic control, GSM control message display system.
Addressing the exhibition the Vice chancellor said such exhibitions provide opportunity to students to show their creative capacity and its practical applications.