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Prof Amarjyoti Choudhury joins as CV Raman Chair Professor of
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
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.
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.