All posts by Bhuwan Khattar

C.O.Я.E 4 – Overall Winners

C.O.Я.E 4 was held on 13-14th December, 2011 at Delhi Public School, Dwarka. Exun Clan bagged the Overall Winners trophy for the 4th consecutive year at C.O.Я.E. Individual results were as follows:-

Crossword – Winners

  • Bhuwan Khattar
  • Tanay Padhi

Digital Imaging – Winners

  • Aarman Roy

Junior Quiz – Winners

  • Vidur Butalia
  • Shiven Mian

RoboWars (Sumo) – Winners

  • Adhiraj Mahajan
  • Archit Aggarwal

Crossword – Runners Up

  • Rohan Nagpal
  • Bharat Kashyap

Senior Quiz – Runners Up

  • Rohan Nagpal
  • Vidur Butalia

Junior Quiz – Runners Up

  • Pratul Tandon
  • Bharat Kashyap

Surprise Event – Second Runners Up

  • Bhuwan Khattar
  • Tanay Padhi

RoboWars (RoadBlock) – Second Runners Up

  • Abhineet Das Sharma
  • Rishabh Mittar

Congratulations to all!

e-Lite 2011 Final Results

(Updated on 05-September-2011)

e-Lite 2011, the intra-school IT and technology competition, was held on 25th-27th July, 2011.

Note: The results in bullets are in no particular order.

Creative Event

Due to the subjective nature of this competition, there are no positions. The following is a list of people whose entries we liked.

  • Akshay Dadhwal (X-C): Web Development
  • Abhishek Biswal (X-B): Web Development
  • Ananay Agarwal (VII-H): Digital Imaging

Day 3

Junior Quiz – Final Result (In Order Of Rank)

  1. Akshay Gupta (VIII-G) and Rishabh Nirula (VIII-G)
  2. Tanay Kothari (VIII-H) and Prateek Soni (VIII-H)
  3. Saumitra Khullar (VII-F)

Senior Quiz – Final Result (In Order Of Rank)

  1. Bharat Kashyap (IX-E) and Shiven Mian (IX-E)
  2. Akshay Dadhwal (X-C) and Arneish Prateek (X-M)
  3. Gyan Lakhwani (X-A) and Sharad Tara (X-I)

Group Discussion – Final Results

  1. Adideva Sekhri (XI-H) [Non-Competitive]
  2. Samyak Dixit (XI-O)
  3. Trijit Mukhopadhyay (XI-J)
  4. Gyan Lakhwani (X-A)

Programming – Final Results

Exun stands for “Experts Unlimited”. However, it is with regret that we must state that no expertise was shown in the programming event. We do not feel we can declare any “winners” for this event. All finalists are requested to mail the solutions to the sample paper (See the previous blog post) as well as programming final paper (Senior Finals, Junior Finals) to karanveer [dot] 1992 [at] gmail [dot] com or elite2011 [at] exunclan [dot] com. August. Participants who were unable to give the finals for some reason may also send their solutions.

Day 2

Junior Quiz – Finalists

  • Akshay Gupta (VIII-G) and Rishabh Nirula (VIII-G)
  • Tanay Kothari (VIII-H) and Prateek Soni (VIII-H)
  • Ananay Arora (VII-A) and Haardik Kumar (VII-A)
  • Sarvam Goel (VIII-G) and Saarthak Tandon (VIII-G)
  • Saumitra Khullar (VII-F)
  • Saatvik Jain (VIII-K) and Archit Aggarwal (VIII-K)

Junior Programming – Finalists

  • Tanay Kothari (VIII-H) and Prateek Soni (VIII-H)
  • Sarthak Tandon (VIII-G) and Sarvam Goel (VIII-G)
  • Ananay Arora (VII-A) and Haardik Kumar (VII-A)

Junior Group Discussion – Finalists

  • Saumitra Khullar (VII-F)
  • Akshay Gupta (VIII-G)

Day 1

Senior Quiz – Finalists

  • Vinamra Maloo (IX-G) and Kaustubh Saxena (IX-G)
  • Gyan Lakhwani (X-A) and Sharad Tara (X-I)
  • Bharat Kashyap (IX-E) and Shiven Mian (IX-E)
  • Shreyas Padhy (XI-H) and Utkarsh Agarwal (XI-H)
  • Siddharth Bhogra (IX-E) and Kushagra Samarth (IX-E)
  • Akshay Dadhwal (X-C) and Arneish Prateek (X-M)

Senior Programming – Finalists

  • Kunal Kapila (X-A) and Aayan Kumar (X-M)
  • Utkarsh Agarwal (XI-D) and Shreyas Padhy (XI-H)
  • Shayon Sengupta (X-M) and Dhruv Shaurya Singhal (X-M)
  • Akash Malik (XI-I) and Akshay Sawhney (XI-K)
  • Akshit Kumar (X-I) and Akshit Tyagi (X-M)
  • Abhinav Agarwal (XI-F) and Shourya Khanna (X-M)
  • Soham Roy (X-K) and Shantanu Chhabra (X-K)

Junior Programming – Finalists (Moved from Senior Programming Prelims)

  • Pawan Khanna (IX-E) and Vishesh Balani (IX-I)
  • Aditya Khandelwal (IX-G) and Stuti Sethi (IX-G)
  • Mrinaal Mittal (IX-G) and Vansh Gambhir (IX-I)

Senior Group Discussion – Finalists

  • Gyan Lakhwani (X-A)
  • Sharad Tara (X-I)
  • Vansh Chopra (XI-K)
  • Trijit Mukhopadhyay (XI-J)
  • Bharat Kashyap (IX-E)
  • Trisha Pande (X-I)
  • Vinamra Maloo (IX-G)
  • Shivam (XI-K)
  • Arneish Prateek (X-M)
  • Pushkar Mishra (X-H)
  • Samyak Dixit (XI-O)
  • Adideva Sekhri (XI-H)
  • Pranay Dilawari (XI-I)
  • Dhruv Diddi (XI-J)
  • Mayank Gulati (XI-H)

Hardware and Benchmarking – Final Results*

*As the performance of the rest of the participants was not upto the expected standard, the final round for hardware and benchmarking stands cancelled.

  • Keshav Adhyay (X-L)
  • Akshay Dadhwal (X-C)
  • Ram Gupta (X-I)
  • Special Mention: Parth Mittal (IX-F)

Congratulations to all those who made it to the finals!

MINET 2011 – Overall Winners

MINET 2011 was held on 11th August, 2011 at The Mothers International School, Sri Aurobindo Marg. Exun Clan bagged the Overall Winners trophy. Individual results were as follows:-

Programming – Winners

  • Bhuwan Khattar
  • Sanchit Abrol

Digital Imaging – Winners

  • Akshay Sawhney

Quiz – Runners Up

  • Tanay Padhi
  • Rohan Nagpal

Gaming – Runners Up

  • Mayank Sharma


IT@CuttingEdge 2011 – Results

IT@CuttingEdge 2011, an inter-DPS IT Festival organised and hosted by Exun Clan, was held on 6th August, 2011. The event was a tremendous success and the results were as follows:

IT Quiz – Junior

  1. DPS Noida
    • Abhijay Gupta
    • Vasu Jindal
  2. DPS Faridabad
    • Anujraaj Goyal
    • Arpit Jain
  3. DPS Rohini
    • Dhruv Khurana
    • Saksham Jain

IT Quiz – Senior

  1. DPS Noida
    • Aditya Singh
    • Sarthak Wahal
  2. DPS Vasant Kunj
    • Sidharth Raja
    • Pulkit Kaushik
  3. DPS Dwarka
    • Anunay Kulshrestha
    • Sankalp Sethi

Inst@nt dZine

  1. DPS Varanasi
    • Kshitiz Rai
    • Abhishek Singh
  2. DPS International
    • Sehan Shetty
    • Kabir Sharma
  3. DPS Gurgaon
    • Naiara Rahman
    • Sansiddh Jain

Congratulations to all the winners!

G@teway 2011 – Overall Winners

G@teway 2011 was held on 29th July, 2011 at Montfort School, Ashok Vihar. Exun Clan bagged the Overall Winners trophy. Individual results were as follows:-

Crossword – Winners

  • Rohan Nagpal
  • Vidur Butalia

Digital Imaging – Winners

  • Akshay Sawhney
  • Akash Malik

Programming – Winners

  • Aman Agarwal
  • Sanchit Abrol

PowerPoint – Winners

  • Shagun Goel
  • Neel Lakhwani


e-Lite 2011

Exun Clan is proud to present e-Lite 2011, the intra-school IT and technology competition. It shall contain the following events:

Creative Event (Individual)

  • Classes 6-11
  • Task: You’re a freelancer specialising in one or more of the disciplines listed below. You need to create a professional portfolio showcasing your skills and work.
    • Disciplines: Animation, Digital Imaging, Audio Editing, Movie Making/Video Editing and Web Development.
  • Choosing multiple disciplines will fetch not you any extra points. We value quality over quantity.
  • Entries (including all source files) must be submitted to us either by email ([email protected]) or in a CD/Flash Drive latest by the 8th of August.

Quiz (A team of maximum 2 participants)

  • Junior category (Classes 6-8)
  • Senior category (Classes 9-11)
  • The event shall consist of two rounds, namely the preliminary round and the final round.
  • The preliminary round will be a written round. Top scoring teams in the preliminary rounds for both categories shall advance to the final on-stage round.

Programming (A team of maximum 2 participants)

  • Junior category (Classes 6-8)
  • Senior category (Classes 9-11)
  • There will be 10 rounds. The first round is called Round 1 and the other is called Round 10. Teams of 10 students each are expected to participate although you are welcome to come alone.
  • Round 1
    1. Round 1 will test basic logic skills of the programmers. The duration of round 1 will be 101101 minutes. A sample paper will be uploaded shortly.
    2. All questions are based on logical thinking and NO hit and trial approach is expected. The questions can be broadly divided into three categories: Logical Type (L), Mechanical or Mathematical Type (M) and Algorithm Type (A)
    3. The top teams from each category in Round 1 shall advance to Round 10.
  • Round 10
    1. Borland Turbo C++ 3.0 and Visual Basic 6.0 will be available. Only Borland Turbo C++ 3.0 will be available for Class XI. In case you feel more comfortable with some other programming language, please contact Bhuwan Khattar (Class XII-K) regarding the same latest by Tuesday.
    2. Sample papers for Round 10 will be uploaded shortly.
    3. Programmers who qualify for Round 10 are expected to be comfortable with logical and conditional operators, nested looping, array manipulation- 1D and 2D (sorting, subsets etc) string manipulation (decryption, permutations etc) and recursive functions. Problems can be solved without prior expertise in dynamic programming. Common problems such as Djikstra’s algorithm, Eight queen problem etc. may or may not be tested.
  • New: Sample Papers

Group Discussion (Individual)

  • Junior category (Classes 6-8)
  • Senior category (Classes 9-11)
  • The event entails a discussion on an I.T. related topic in groups of six to eight participants. The topic(s) will be given on the spot. Participants may carry a pen and paper with them to jot down points.

Hardware/Benchmarking (Individual)

  • Senior category (Classes 9-11)
  • The event entails a written paper which shall primarily involve device comparisons and benchmarking of various types of hardware.

(Don’t see the event that you were hoping to find? Email us at [email protected] and we’ll see if we can create an event based on your area of expertise.)

Preliminary rounds for the Seniors will be held on Monday, 25th July 2011, after school hours.
Preliminary rounds for the Juniors will be held on Tuesday, 26th July 2011, during school hours.
Final rounds for both categories will be held on Wednesday, 27th July 2011, after school hours.

Games route buses will ply on 25th July and 27th July at 3:25 PM.

Click Here to Register (Please register individually for team events. You can announce your partner at the time of the event.)

Please note that you will only be allowed to stay back and participate after school hours if your parents indicate their consent by following the link that they receive in their email.

If your parents don’t receive any email within 5 minutes of your registration, please have your parents check their Spam/Trash folders in case the mail might accidently have reached there. The automated email is sent from [email protected]. However, if your parents still cannot find the email, have them send an email to [email protected] acknowledging their consent. The mail must contain your admission number, full name and class/section.

If you have any questions, please email us at [email protected] or contact one of the following:

  • Bhuwan Khattar – XII K
  • Aishwarya Kane – XII V (For Group Discussions)
  • Mayank Sharma – XII K (For Hardware/Benchmarking)
  • Tanay Padhi – XII J (For Quiz)

Access 2010 – Overall Winners!

Access 2010 was held on 22nd-23rd December 2010 at Modern School, Barakhamba Road. Exun Clan bagged the Overall Winners trophy. Individual results are as follows:-

Group Discussion – Winners

  • Aishwarya Kane

Robotics – Winners

  • Aditya Bansal
  • Mayank Sharma

Junior Programming – Winners

  • Barun Patra
  • Manit Gupta

Cadet Fancy Dress – Winners

  • Shivin Uppal (DPS Vasant Vihar)

Senior Quiz – Runners Up

  • Bhuwan Khattar
  • Kush Agrawal

Sub Junior Quiz – Runners Up

  • Bharat Kashyap
  • Shiven Mian

Cadet Quiz – Runners Up

  • Rudraksh (DPS Vasant Vihar)
  • Rahul (DPS Vasant Vihar)

Junior Quiz – 2nd Runners Up

  • Pratul Tandn
  • Adideva Sekhri

Junior Programming – 2nd Runners Up

  • Ishita Batra
  • Ishan Sharma

Senior Programming – 2nd Runners Up

  • Vishesh Kumar
  • Anurag Sahay

Congratulations! That makes 9 overalls so far for this year. Go Exun Clan!

Technolympics 2010

Technolympics 2010 was held on 30th November-1st December 2010 at Cambridge School, Noida. Individual results are as follows:-

J Factor – Winners

  • Bhuwan Khattar
  • Diwank Singh

Robotronix – Winners

  • Mayank Sharma
  • Aditya Bansal(Robotics Club)

Battle of the Brains – Runners Up

  • Rohan Nagpal
  • Karthik(Quizzing Club)

Battle of the Brains – 2nd Runners Up

  • Tanay Padhi
  • Raghav Gupta(Quizzing Club)

Photoshop Faceoff – 2nd Runners Up

  • Shubham Goel
  • Rishabh Marya