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2-day national mathematics conference begins at DU

DHAKA � A two-day National Mathematics Conference began today at A F Mujibur Rahman Bhaban of Dhaka University (DU).

DU Vice-Chancellor Professor Md Akhtaruzzaman inaugurated the conference

as the chief guest.

A F Mujibur Rahman Foundation and Bangladesh Mathematical Society jointly

organized the conference with a theme of Research and Development in

Mathematics for Real Life Application, said a DU press release.

President of Bangladesh Mathematical Society Prof Md Mubarak Hossain

presided over the inaugural function while Dean of the Faculty of Science

Prof. Dr. Mohammed Abdul Aziz and Trustee of A F Mujibur Rahman Foundation

Khushi Kabir addressed it as the special guests.

Akhtaruzzaman urged the professionals, academicians and researchers to

present mathematics to the students in easy ways so that they can understand

it properly.

He said mathematical knowledge is one of the foundational skills to

analyze and apply the concepts and theories of other academic fields

including economics, business, science and engineering.

The vice-chancellor hoped the conference would create a common platform

for mathematicians in the country.

Some 200 academicians and researchers are participating in the conference.

Source: Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha (BSS)