2-day National Workshop on Advances in Interdisciplinary Sciences concludes

GJ REPORT
JAMMU, JAN 13: The two-day National Workshop on Advances in Interdisciplinary Sciences organized by the Department of Electronics, University of Jammu in collaboration with IEEE EDS Delhi Chapter and IETE Jammu centre concluded today.
In the morning session, Prof. Manoj Dhar from the Department of Biotechnology, University of Jammu delivered a highly informative lecture entitled ‘Bioinformatics: An interdisciplinary approach to solve biological problems.’ His talk was well received and greatly appreciated by the participants followed by a talk by Prof. Shah Jahan Wani from S. P. College, Srinagar, who spoke about Interdisciplinary Applications of Cellular Automata.
In the 2nd session, Prof. Vijay K. Arora from Wilkes University, USA & IEEE-EDS Distinguished Lecturer gave a very eminent talk on the topic ‘Publish and Flourish: Art, Craft, and Sportsmanship for Publishing in High-Impact Journals’, which was highly appreciated by the participants.
The next lecture was delivered by Prof. K. K. Bamzai from the Department of Physics, University of Jammu on ‘Multiferroic- a new multi-component material’, which was well received by the audience. In this workshop more than hundred papers were presented as oral and posters by the faculty, scientists and research scholars of the various institutions in and around J&K and outside in different disciplines.
Prof Haq Nawaz, Prof Namarta Sharma and Dr. Shah Jahan Wani acted as jury members in the Chemical Sciences, Life Sciences & Electronics sections respectively whereas Prof K. K. Bamzai, Prof Vinod Sharma, Dr. Romesh Kumar and Dr. Ravender Tickoo acted as jury members in the Physical Sciences, Mathematical Sciences and Computer Science sections.
Earlier, Professor Rakesh Vaid, Head, Department of Electronics and convener of this workshop welcomed all the invited speakers. The workshop concluded with the distribution of certificates to all the participants and mementoes to all the invited speakers and jury members. The workshop was inaugurated by the Vice Chancellor, Jammu University, Prof R.D Sharma the other day.
The workshop was attended by Dr. Susheel Sharma, Co-convener, Dr. Rockey Gupta, organizing secretary, Prof. P V K S Baba, Prof. Aurn Bharti, Er. Anik Gupta, Dr. Ramni Gupta, Dr. Rani Devi, Dr. Rakesh Prasher, Dr. Devi Dass, research scholars and students of the department along with participants from the various departments of the university and nearby colleges.