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Researchers of Digital Learning Research (DLR) Lab visit to China and Thailand

isms | 25 July, 2018 17:13

Researchers of Digital Learning Research (DLR) Lab visit to China and Thailand

Mr. Shaksham Baral and Mr. Manish Joshi visited to China and Thailand respectively.

Mr. Baral, a graduate student of Department of Computer Science and Engineering (DoCSE) and researcher at DLR Lab, visited Chengdu, China to participate in University Immersion Program (UIP) 2018 which was held in Sichuan University, from 8-21 July, 2018. The two-week UIP organized by Sichuan University was a unique summer program for international faculties and students to experience the pulse at the heart of China. This program was designed to convene faculties from all over the world to give short courses and lectures to both domestic and international students at both undergraduate and graduate levels.



Similarly, Mr. Joshi, researcher at DLR Lab, participated in an International Conference on Advances in Business Management an Information Technology (ICABMIT). He presented a research paper entitled “Mining Educational Data: A Case Study of Kathmandu University”. The authors of this paper are Mr. Manish Joshi and Mr. Sushil Shrestha (Assistant Professor and Lead Researcher at DoCSE). The event was held in Bangkok, Thailand on 21-22 July, 2018.



To know more about DLR lab, visit: http://www.ku.edu.np/cse/dlrlab/


Vacancy announcement of technician at TTL

isms | 25 July, 2018 15:11

Kathmandu University

School of Engineering

Department of Mechanical Engineering

Turbine Testing Lab


Vacancy Announcement for Technician


Turbine Testing Lab at Kathmandu University is a one-of-a-kind laboratory facility established with a vision of aiding hydropower development in Nepal through research, testing and simulation, validation and other technical support. TTL is undertaking various funded projects from Energize Nepal (ENEP), UGC, Sedipass project and others. The projects aim in enhancing the capability of TTL to serve as a centre for sustainable development of hydropower in Nepal and in the region.

Application from qualified, hardworking and result oriented professionals is hereby invited for the following position.

Position: Lab Technician (full time)


Major Responsibilities:


  •          Carry out necessary installation and maintenance works in the lab.
  •          Facilitate during the fabrication of model runners and performance testing of models in the test rig.
  •          Conduct the Fluid Mechanics & Hydraulic Machines laboratory for undergraduate students.
  •          Maintain the store and relevant records in the lab.
  •          Day to day activities in the lab.


Minimum qualification and experiences: Diploma in Mechanical Engineering. Candidates with experience on hydropower sector will be an added advantage.

  Application with a cover letter, complete curriculum vitae, contact information, copies of academic certificates and experiences/other-competencies should be submitted to the Faculty In-Charge by email to ttl@ku.edu.np or by person to TTL office no later than ten days from the notice of publication of this announcement.

  Short listed applicants will be called to appear for an interview for final selection.

Salary and benefits as per the rule of the university.



Notice for Server and Windows Server Supply

isms | 25 July, 2018 14:55

काठमाडौं विश्वविद्याालयको लागी High End Computer Server & Microsoft Windows Server 2012 or higher सप्लाई गर्ने बारेको सूचना
यस विश्वविद्यालयको धुलिखेल स्थित केन्द्रिय कार्यालय अन्तर्गत HR Section को लागि तपशिलमा उल्लेख गरिए(Attached File) अनुसारको Computer Server & Microsoft Windows Server आवश्यक भएकोले इच्छुक फर्महरुले तपशिलमा उल्लेखीत कागजात तथा Specification अनुसार के कति मूल्यमा उपलब्ध गराउन सक्ने हो, सो को शिलबन्दि प्रस्ताव यो सूचना प्रकाशित भएको मितिले ७  दिन भित्र कार्यालय खुला रहेको कार्यालय समय भित्र आइपुग्ने गरि प्रस्ताव दर्ता गर्न यो सुचना प्रकाशित गरिएको छ । 

काठमाडौं विश्वविद्याालय, धुलिखेल, काभ्रे

(आवस्यक कागजातहरु)
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काठमाडौं विश्वविद्याालय, धुलिखेल, काभ्रे
पो. ब.नं.  ६२५०
फोनः ०११ ४१५१००
फ्याक्सः ०११ ४१५०११
email: procurement@ku.edu.np 
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Recent publication from the HiCCDRC, DESE

isms | 25 July, 2018 14:16

Recent publication from the HiCCDRC, DESE, SoS, KU

Dr. Kayastha from the HiCCDRC, DESE, SoS, KU co-authored a paper together with scientists from the USA through the NASA funded project called High Mountain Asia Team (HiMAT) titled “An integrated assessment approach for estimating the economic impacts of climate change on River systems: An application to hydropower and fisheries in a Himalayan River, Trishuli, Shruti Khadka, Mishra, John Hayse, Thomas Veselka, Eugene Yan, Rijan Bhakta Kayastha, Kirk LaGory, Kyle McDonald, Nicholas Steiner in Environmental Science and Policy 87 (2018) 102–111.


The paper can be accessed at https://doi.org/10.1016/j.envsci.2018.05.006




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