Prof Amarjyoti Choudhury joins as CV Raman Chair Professor of Applied Sciences
Prof Amarjyoti Choudhury,
former Vice-Chancellor, Gauhati University & Pro-VC, Tezpur University has
joined the University of Science & Technology, Meghalaya as C V Raman Chair
Professor of Applied Sciences and also Academic Advisor to USTM today. A grand
reception was given to him by more than 3000 students, faculty members, research
scholars and high officials in front of the Amenity Centre. Prof Amarjyoti
Choudhury was welcome by a cultural procession by students and was felicitated
by Shri Mahbubul Hoque, Chancellor, USTM & Chairman, ERDF, Dr. P. G. Rao,
Vice-Chancellor, USTM, faculty members & students on the occasion.
CV Raman Chair Professor of Applied Sciences has been instituted in USTM to
stimulate and promote research in the field of applied science.
An academic career spanning more than 4 decades Prof Amarjyoti Choudhury’s area
of specialization includes Nano-Science and technology, Condensed Matter
Physics, Photonics and Optoelectronic Instrumentation. He is also highly
commended for his contribution to Art, Literature and Culture of the region. He
has been guiding intensive research work on the works of Dr. Bhupen Hazarika.
Speaking on the occasion, Prof. Amarjyoti Choudhury said, “Only Research &
Development works will help any university to excel”.
Prof Amarjyoti Choudhury will look after to achieve Excellence in research
activity at USTM and will connect USTM with institutes of Excellence globally.