isms | 24 December, 2009 14:59
Mr. Uttam Budhathoki attended a Training Program in Gas Chromatography and Gas chromatography Mass spectroscopy (GC and GC-MS) in Department of Chemistry, Dhaka University, Bangladesh from 09-15 December 2009.
International Foundation for Science (IFS), Sweden, supported him to attend the training as he is an IFS grantee.
isms | 14 December, 2009 10:07
Dr. Deepak Prasad Subedi participated and presented his research work on an international workshop on Chemistry in Nature and Natural Resources, Organized by International Foundation for Science (IFS) & Organization for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons (OPCW) during Dec. 7-10, Chiang Mai, Thailand. As a grantee, Dr. Subedi was invited by IFS and OPCW to present his research work on “ Treatment of Water by Dielectric Barrier Discharge”.
isms | 13 December, 2009 12:32
isms | 09 December, 2009 15:50
University of New Mexico Delegates visit Kathmandu University
Memorandum of Understanding is signed between Kathmandu University (KU) and University of New Mexico (UNM) to begin formal relationship between two universities. Four-member delegates headed by Dr. Suzanne Ortega (Executive Vice president and Provost),along with Dr. Phillip Gonzales, Sr. Associate Dean, Arts and Sciences, Professor, Dr. Alok K. Bohara, Professor, Department of Economics and Dr. Kristin Vanderbilt, Associate Research Professor, Sevilleta Long-term research, Department of Biology, UNM were the team members. The objectives of the MoU included exchange of teaching and research personnel, exchange of students, development of joint research projects, organization of joint academic and scientific activities such as academic and professional courses, conferences, seminars, symposia and lectures etc.
The delegation had series of discussions with the deans and faculties to explore various subject areas where both the universities can go hand in hand from December 1-December 3 in different meetings in KUSOM building, Dhulikhel Hospital and Central Office Kathmandu University. On December 3, 2009, after the signing of the academic agreement, there was formal inauguration of KU UNM Nepal Study Center in Kathmandu University at KUSOM. The center was opened with the objective to run and facilitate joint activities and research projects on Nepal.
The delegation also visited and met officials of ICIMOD, NTNC and FoB and discussed the possibilities of various activities along with KU.
The delegation of Kathmandu University comprising Prof. Suresh Raj Sharma, Vice Chancellor, and Prof Subas KC, Dean of School of Management had visited UNM in April 2008.
isms | 09 December, 2009 15:03