Entrepreneurship Development Cell (ED Cell)
To develop successful entrepreneurs with integrity, innovation and leadership qualities to serve the society
To inculcate entrepreneurial culture and spirit among the students by providing guidance and mentoring through various programs
To identify the potential entrepreneurs and facilitate them the support from ideation, IPR filing to startup establishment
Short Term Goals:
To build a sustainable ecosystem for promoting entrepreneurship culture in young minds
To impart the entrepreneurial skills among the students by organizing workshops and
To develop a network of set of resources including students, faculties, mentors, angel investors, venture capitalists through startup/technology
fares, expert talks and competitions
Long Term Goals:
To establish a sustainable technology business incubator
Mrs. Jyoti Rangole
B.E.(Electronics), M.Tech.(Digital System),Ph.D. (Thesis Submitted)
Brief Profile :
Jyoti Rangole received her Bachelor's degree in Electronics Engineering from Shivaji University in year 2001. She received M.Tech. (Digital System) in year 2009 from College of Engineering, Pune. She has submitted her Ph.D. thesis in the area of Underwater Signal Processing at SRTMUN, Nanded in Dec. 2019. Her research center is Shri Guru Govind Singh Engineering and Technology, Nanded.
During her 15+ years tenure at VPKBIET, Baramati, she has worked in different capacities like Head of Department, IEEE, WIE, Coordinator, PG Coordinator, Project Coordinator, Department NBA coordinator, Institute Entrepreneurship Development Cell coordinator.
Jyoti teaches Signals and Systems, Digital Image Processing, Microcontrollers, Embedded System and RTOS, Mini Project and Seminar. Her areas of interest include Underwater Acoustic Signal/Image Processing, Biomedical Image Processing, Automation in Agriculture and Sericulture Industries and Product Development.
She has on her credit two research projects funded by BCUD SPPU (Project Duration 2012-2014, 2016-2018). She has presented her research contributions in various International Conferences and journals. She has filed three patents in year 2019-2020. She is the university level winner of Avishkar 2017 in Agriculture and Animal Husbandry, Teacher Category. She is actively involved in attracting the research grants from various national funding agencies including AICTE, DST, and RGSTC, etc. She guides the students in product design and development and helps them to register their startups. Two of her students have registered their startup in year 2020. Currently she is working as institute coordinator for implementation of Innovation and Startup Policy.
Teaching/ Research Areas :
Subjects taught: Microprocessor, Microcontrollers, Embedded System Design, Advanced Processors, Signals and Systems, Digital Image Processing, Network Theory, Mini project.
Research interest: Modeling and simulation, Data analytics, Underwater acoustics, Digital Image Processing
Research Projects Completed/Ongoing :
Working as Principal Investigator for project titled, Side Scan SONAR Image Analysis: An application to sediment classification, funded by SPPU, BCUD, Pune.
Grant received: Rs.1, 40,000/- (Project Duration: Year 2016-2018)
Worked as Principal Investigator for project titled, Automatic Counting of Silkworm Eggs Using Image Processing, funded by SPPU, BCUD, Pune.
Grant received: Rs. 2, 31,000/-(Project Duration: Year 2012-2014)
Publication in Peer-Reviewed National and International Journals and Book Chapters:
Statistical characterization of an underwater channel in a tropical shallow freshwater lake system, Advances in Intelligent Systems and Computing, Springer book series, 2019 (Scopus Indexed).
A computationally-efficient model for determining sound speed in shallow tropical freshwater systems, with field validation, Journal of Lake and Reservoirs Research and Management, Wiley Publication, 2019 (Scopus Indexed).
Validation of model-based techniques for characterization of surface sediment at Khadakwasala Lake with field data, Indian Journal of Geophysical Union, 2019 (UGC-CARE).
Automatic silkworm egg counting mechanism for sericulture, Advances in Intelligent Systems and Computing Volume 216, 2014, pp. 121-128 Springer India, 2016 (Scopus Indexed).
International Conferences :
Echo signal analysis for underwater sediment classification in tropical regions," OCEANS 2016 MTS/IEEE Monterey, Monterey, CA, 2016, pp. 1-5, doi: 10.1109/OCEANS.2016.7761370.
Precise estimation of sound velocity profile and its impact on sediment classification in the tropical shallow freshwater reservoirs," 2015 IEEE Underwater Technology (UT), Chennai, 2015, pp. 1-6, doi: 10.1109/UT.2015.7108227.
Sediment classification using side scan-sonar imagery, 12th Western Pacific Acoustic Conference, Singapore, pp. 445-448, 2015, ISBN: 978-981-09-7961-4.
Vision system for automatic counting of silkworm eggs," International Conference on Information Communication and Embedded Systems (ICICES2014), Chennai, 2014, pp. 1-5, doi: 10.1109/ICICES.2014.7034036.
Detection of leukemia in microscopic images using image processing," 2014 International Conference on Communication and Signal Processing, Melmaruvathur, 2014, pp. 255-259, doi: 10.1109/ICCSP.2014.6949840.
Implementation of image processing algorithms on FPGA, International Journal Technology World 2010, Malaysia. 16.Edge detection for real time image processing using FPGA, International Conference on Science and Technology, Dhule, 2010.
Patents Filed: No. of patents filed: 03 :
Low-cost Underwater Glider for Scientific Data Acquisition, Patent ID: 201921038265
Multi-purpose Egg Hatcher Machine, Patent ID: 201921038268
Design of Automatic sugarcane cutter with bud detection, Patent ID: 201921046618
Product Development :
Multipurpose Egg Hatcher Machine
Automatic Sugarcane Bud Detection and Cutting Machine
Automatic Sanitization Systems
Student Startups Registered :
Hatchlogic Pvt. Ltd., Ahmadnagar, Maharashtra
Innovatic Pvt. Ltd., Baramati, Maharashtra
Summer Faculty Research Fellow at IIT, Delhi from 29 May 2012 to 12 July 2012 under the guidance of Dr. Sumantra Dutta Roy.
Stood second in the Ph.D. entrance test conducted by Babasaheb Ambedkar Marathwada University.
University level winner in Avishkar 2017 competition in Agriculture and Animal Husbandry (Teacher Category- SPPU, Pune).
Second prize in Rotary Water Olympiad 2017 organized by Rotary and SPPU, Pune for the research work in Sediment classification using acoustic techniques.
Presented research work at Water Olympiad Competition organized by Rotary and University of Pune, 2019.
Outcome of Students’ Project Guided :
Project titled, Sugarcane Bud Detection and Cutting Machine won Second Prize at Navonmesh 2020, organized by, Atal Incubation Center, ADT, Baramati.
Project titled, Multipurpose Egg Hatcher Machine, received incubation from Atal Incubation Center, ADT, Baramati.
Project titled, Underwater Robot for Scientific Data Acquisition, shortlisted in top 21 National level finalists at eYantra Idea Competition, 2019, organized by IIT, Bombay.
Project titled, Underwater Robot for Scientific Data Acquisition, won consolation prize at IETE, Innovation Competition 2019, organized by, IETE, Pune.
Project titled, Sediment classification using Side Scan Sonar, won third prize at IEEE project competition in Signal and Image Processing, 2015, organized by, IEEE, Pune section.
Project titled, Brain MRI Segmentation, won the third prize worth $500, at IEEE MTTS video competition 2016 project competition, IEEE.
Faculty and Student Participation in Innovation/Startup Competitions
Ms. Shivpriya Yadav. Ms. Payal Yadav. Mr.Swanand Khaladkar and Mr.Vaijnath Khomane Students and faculty Dr. Vinay J. Nagalkar of ENTC Dept. won 3rd Prize at Nashik Engineering Cluster Innovation Challenge 2019 and got seed funding for the patented project.
Students of Electronics and Tele. Department won first prize in Smart India Hackathon 2019 held at DSU Banglore Nodal Center. They received incubation and cash prize of Rs. 50000/- from Mahyco MNC. During SIH 2019 students interacted with ISRO Scientist and Directors of MNC and got exposure to current cutting edge technologies.
Team: Surgical Strike.
1) Mr. Rushikesh Kale.
2) Mr. Nivrutti Kadam.
3) Miss. Samata Surwase.
4) Miss. Shraddha Raje.
5) Miss. Vaishnavi Vidhate.
6) Miss. Poonam Pawar.
7) Mr. Vaijnath Khomane.
Mentors: Dr. V. J. Nagalkar & Prof. Sonal Nikam
The following student groups shortlisted for the second round of i2i 2019-20 project competition organized by COEP's BHAU Cell
The following student groups shortlisted for the third round of i2i 2019-20 project competition organized by COEP's BHAU Cell
Two projects received incubation from Atal Incubation Centre At Agricultural Development Trust Baramati
1. Multipurpose Egg Hatching Machine
Name of Student: Paigambar Shaikh
Name of Guide: Jyoti Rangole
2. Automatic Sugarcane Bud Detection and Cutting System
Name of Student: Aishwarya Fulari
Name of Guide: Dr. Sudhir Lande, Mrs. Jyoti Rangole, Mr. Vinay Nagalkar
The project titled, Sugarcane Bud Detection and Cutting Machine developed by the Ms. Aishwarya Fulari, Mr. Anuj Fulari students of E&TC Department and faculties Prof. Jyoti Rangole and Dr.Vinay J Nagalkar won Second Prize at Navonmesh 2020, organized by, Atal Incubation Center, ADT, Baramati.
Idea pitching mentoring session by Dr. Mugdhja Lele and Dr. Smita kale from venture center, Pune
Project titled ” Multipurpose Egg Hatcher Machine” shortlisted for quarter final round of AICTE, DST and Texas Instruments India Innovation Challenge Design Contest.
1. Paigambar Shakh B.E (E&Tc)
2. Prerna Kumbhar B.E(E&Tc)
3. Kanchan Rajguru B.E(E&Tc)
4. Swapnil Jadhav T.E(E&Tc)
5. Poonam Jadhav T.E(E&TC)
TE(E&Tc) students received consolation prize for project titled Underwater robot for scientific data acquisition at IETE, Pune Centre Innovation 2019 Project Competition
1. Sohel Shaikh
2. Bhupali Nagane
3. Suraj More
Mentor: Jyoti Rangole
TE(E&Tc) students project titled Smart Energy Meter got shortlisted among top 18 projects in IETE,Pune Centre Innovation 2019 Project Competition
1. Kanchan Rajguru
2. Shubhangi Pawar
Mentor: Jyoti Rangole
TE(E&Tc) students project on “Underwater Robot for Scientific Data Acquisition” shortlisted among top 21 teams from all over India in eYIC 2019 competition, organized by IIT, Bombay on 5th and 6th April 2019.
1. Sohel Shaikh
2. Shubham Kumbhar
3. Bhupali Nagne
4. Komal Nagawade
Mentor: Jyoti Rangole
Students of Electronics and Telecommunication and faculty Prof. J.S.Rangole Assistant Professor presented agriculture products to Hon. CM and Deputy CM, Maharashtra state during Krushik 2020.
Presentation of Automatic Hand Sanitization Machine developed by the student startup (Name of student: Mosam Bhong, Name of Startup: Innovatics Pvt. Ltd.) to Hon.DCM, Maharashatra State, Shri. Ajitdada Pawar and Hon. Trustees of Vidya Pratishthan
|| Funding Agency
|| New Generation Innovation and Entrepreneurship Development Centre (NewGen IEDC)
|| NSTEDB, Department of science and Technology, Govt. of India
||13 July 2019
||Grant worth Rs. 2.87 Cr for a
period of five years
Ten student projects
submitted in year 2019-2020
|| NIDHI, PRAYAS
||Department of science and Technology, Govt. of India
19 July 2020
|| Five student projects will be submitted