UGC Sponsored National Seminar on Recent Developments in Mathematics -
January 12-13, 2017
A two day UGC Sponsored National Seminar on “Recent Developments in Mathematics” was organized by Department of Mathematics, Kalindi College, University of Delhi at College Venue on January 12-13, 2017, with Honorable Principal Dr. Anula Maurya as a Patron to the Seminar.
The two day National Seminar aimed to provide a platform for interdisciplinary interactions to occur, welcoming mathematicians from across the country working in divergent areas of Mathematics, doctoral fellows and faculty from different Colleges of Delhi University and other Universities in India. The focus of the Seminar was to unite abstract Mathematical expertise, present existing inroads, exploring new research and new tools in various areas of Mathematics. The seminar aimed to cover recent developments in the following areas:
The first day of the seminar witnessed presence of esteemed personalities in the area of mathematics. During the inaugural session the following dignitaries were present:
As Guests of Honor, Prof. V. Ravichandran, Head, Department of Mathematics, University of Delhi; and Prof. S.C. Arora (Former Head), Department of Mathematics, University of Delhi. Dr. Anju Gupta, Director NCWEB, University of Delhi and Dr. Sudha Jain, Retired Teacher, Department of Mathematics, Kalindi College also graced the occasion.
However, Chief guest Prof. Tarun Kumar Das, Registrar, University of Delhi, could not attend the program due to some emergent meeting.
It began with the music department presenting a swagat geet and the college song. This was followed by the lighting of lamp performed by the dignitaries present and the teachers of the Mathematics Department of the College.
After felicitating the guests with momentoes and shawls, the welcome address was delivered by Dr. Anula Maurya, Principal, Kalindi College. She welcomed all the resource persons, dignitaries and delegates. She expressed his immense pleasure that Mathematics Department of the College is hosting for the first time UGC sponsored seminar. She said that this National Seminar will prove to be beneficial to all participants by giving them an opportunity to share their views on the latest developments in the area of Mathematics. She also spoke about the achievements of some meritorious students of the college in recent past.