Int’l Workshop on Research in Mathematics held at DU

DHAKA, A 12day international workshop titled Research School on Dynamical Systems and its Applications to Biology

concluded today at AF Mujibur Rahman Mathematics Building of Dhaka

University

(DU).

University Grants Commission (UGC) Chairman Professor Dr Kazi Shahidullah

addressed the programme as the chief guest.

The Department of Mathematics of DU, International Center for Pure and

Applied Mathematics (CIMPA) and AF Mujibur Rahman Foundation jointly

organised the event with a theme Development of Research in Mathematics in

Developing Countries.

Local Coordinator of CIMPA Research School Prof Dr Md Shahidul Islam

presided over the concluding ceremony while ProVice Chancellor

(Administration) of DU Prof Dr Muhammad Samad, Dean of the Faculty of

Science

Prof Dr Tofail Ahmad Chowdhury and Trustee of AF Mujibur Rahman

Foundation

Prof Dr Perween Hasan addressed the programme as special guests.

External Coordinator of CIMPA Research School Prof Dr Renaud Leplaideur

gave vote of thanks while Prof Dr Chandra Nath Podder conducted it.

UGC Chairman stressed the need for modernization of mathematics education

to develop education system in the country.

Terming overall development of Bangladesh as depend on advancement of

science and technology, the UGC Chairman called upon all to work together in

this regard.

ProVice Chancellor (Administration) of DU Prof Dr Muhammad Samad hoped

that this event would help researchers and mathematicians to enhance the

quality of research.

Academicians and researchers from Bangladesh, France, Germany, Brazil,

Austria, Cambodia, Ghana, Egypt, China, Nepal, Malaysia, Indonesia, Pakistan

and India participated in the event.

Source: Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha (BSS)