Saluki Idea Competition
The mission of this event is to boost SIU Carbondale student and community involvement with innovative thinking and business development to address local and global challenges. The first Saluki Idea Competition was launched on August 27, 2012 and finished at the Tech Expo on October 19, 2012. Individual students and student-led teams competed for the first round of online crowd voting. In the second round, the top five vote getters gave 3-minute elevator pitch presentations to a panel of distinguished judges at the Technology and Innovation Expo on October 19, 2012. Scoring by the judges determined the winners. Read more..
Anish Poudel and Dr. Chu participated in this event. They presented their idea on "The development of an Intelligent Non-Destructive Evaluation System for Aircraft Composite Inspections" and received honorable mention.