BAURES honours best five researchers
Bangladesh Agricultural University Research System (BAURES) honoured 5 top researchers on Saturday at Syed Nazrul Islam Conference hall of Bangladesh Agricultural University (BAU) in Mymensingh.
In an inaugural session of the "Annual Workshop on BAU Research Progress of 2015-16", chairman of University grants Commission (UGC), Prof Abdul Mannan attended as a chief guest while Pro-vice chancellor Prof Dr Jasimuddin Khan, executive director (Agribusiness) of ACI Ltd Dr F H Ansarey as a special guests.
BAU VC Prof Dr Ali Akbar attended as a chief patron on the programme. Director of BAURES Prof Dr Md Monjurul Alam presided over the programme and associate director of BAURES Prof Dr Md Atiqur Rahman Khokon addressed the welcome speech.
Since its establishment in 1984, number of completed projects 1778, ongoing projects 335, foreign projects 22.
BAURES awarded 5 researchers on the basis of h-index score for their contribution in terms of global research impact. They are management Prof Dr Md Abdul Wahab of Fisheries department, Prof Dr Rafiqul Islam of Soil Science department, Prof Dr M Jahiruddin of Soil Science department, Prof Dr Rafiqul Islam of pathology department and Prof Dr Ehsanul Kabir of Farm power and machinery department.
A website www.baures.bau.edu.bd was also inaugurated on the programme.