The Department of Engineering, E&E section – Nizwa College of Technology organized a seminar on the topic “Broadband Technologies & Networks” on 12th February 2020 between 10 am to 12 nn.
The resource person for the guest lecture was Mr Tariq Mohammed Al Nuaimi, Senior Quality Engineer, Oman Broadband and the participants were baccalaureate students of Telecommunication Networks course. Dr. Ravichandran, Lecturer, Engineering Department welcomed the resource person and the participants. Mr Tariq elaborated on the various technical aspects of Broadband technologies including Fronthaul and Backhaul services and gave an insight understanding on Fiber To The Home (FTTH) services in Oman. He also stressed on the importance of 5G developments taking place in the telecommunication sector.
The guest also elaborated on the career opportunities available in the telecommunication sector due to the booming 5G penetration. The session was interactive and many questions were raised by students on the topic of Dense Wavelength Division Multiplexing used in Backhaul Networks.
Overall, students gained in-depth knowledge in the field of telecommunication networks. The seminar concluded with the vote of thanks and felicitation of the resource person by Dr. Bensujin, HOS/EE, Engineering Department.