INVENTIO Competition Organized by University of Kelaniya Parallel to the VIDYA 2017 Exhibition

Team “Infinity”  of General Sir John Kotelawala Defence University (KDU) immerged as the second runner up in the “INVENTIO” competition organized by the University of Kelaniya in parallel to the technical exhibition “VIDYA 2017” which was held on 8th and 9th October 2017 at the University premises.

The competition was conducted in five categories – Agriculture, Science, Engineering, Medical and Technology and it was open to all University and school students. The students of Faculty of Computing, KDU – Mr. B.K.T.P. Wickramasinghe, Ms. K.K.V.S. Anjana, Mr. U.D.V.A. Silva and Ms. D.S.A. Abeyasena had participated in this  highly competitive event as team “Infinity” under the theme of Agriculture. The team had built an Automated Water Irrigation System with Light Adjustment which is supported by an android application in-order to address the issue of water excess flow. The design had addressed four main features, i.e. Soil Moisture Detection, Light Adjustment, Bluetooth Connection and Automatic Water Adjustment using the ultra-sonic sensors. This project which prevent waste of water has been appreciated by the judges as well as the visitors of the exhibition.