Prof Amarjyoti Choudhury joins as CV Raman
Chair Professor of Applied Sciences
A Prof Amarjyoti Choudhury, former
Vice-Chancellor, Gauhati University & Pro-VC, Tezpur
University has joined the University of Science &
Technology, Meghalaya as C V Raman Chair Professor of
Applied Sciences and also Academic Advisor to USTM today.
A grand reception was given to him by more than 3000
students, faculty members, research scholars and high
officials in front of the Amenity Centre. Prof Amarjyoti
Choudhury was welcome by a cultural procession by students
and was felicitated by Shri Mahbubul Hoque, Chancellor,
USTM & Chairman, ERDF, Dr. P. G. Rao, Vice-Chancellor,
USTM, faculty members & students on the occasion.
CV Raman Chair Professor of Applied Sciences has been
instituted in USTM to stimulate and promote research in
the field of applied science.
An academic career spanning more than 4 decades Prof
Amarjyoti Choudhury’s area of specialization includes Nano-Science
and technology, Condensed Matter Physics, Photonics and
Optoelectronic Instrumentation. He is also highly
commended for his contribution to Art, Literature and
Culture of the region. He has been guiding intensive
research work on the works of Dr. Bhupen Hazarika.
Speaking on the occasion, Prof. Amarjyoti Choudhury said,
“Only Research & Development works will help any
university to excel”.
Prof Amarjyoti Choudhury will look after to achieve
Excellence in research activity at USTM and will connect
USTM with institutes of Excellence globally.