07 Oct Graphic Era University – Research Day 2012.VOB
Graphic Era University, Dehradun hosted Research Day on 14th May 2012, in order to bring research awareness amongst faculty and students in Uttarakhand engineering students and schools, and unveil the high-quality research work taking place across all disciplines of the university. There were displayed more than 50 research posters prepared by GEU faculty and several students projects. Awards including cash prizes of around Rs 7.5 lakhs were also distributed.
Shri Rajiv Arora, Director – DPE, Microsoft (India) graced the occasion as Chief Guest and Dr. Rajendra Dobhal, Director General, Uttarakhand Council of Science and Technology encouraged the researchers as Guest of Honour.
Mr. Rajiv Arora was very impressed seeing the commitment and passion of GEU faculty. He very much appreciated the quality of research at GEU and students projects here. He even said that the faculty here is well up to industry standards and dedicated to bring students at par with international level. He infact mentioned that “Seeing the progress of this university, I can say that if I were a student, I would have left Aerospace Engineering in IIT and chosen Computer Science and Engineering at Graphic Era University”
During research day celebration more than 70 researchers of GEU were honoured for their research contributions. A book published by Springer Germany authored by Dr Ankush Mittal, Director Research (GEU) was also released. Research and Development (R&D) activities are the backbone of academic life in universities. The initiatives of Graphic Era University are always in line with this objective.